Zhanfeng Cui
Donald Pollock Professor of Chemical Engineering
Director, Strategic Projects China, MPLS
Founding Director, Oxford Suzhou Centre for Advanced Research (OSCAR)
Tel: 01865 617693
College: Hertford College
Location: Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Old Road Campus Research Building, Oxford OX3 7DQ

2000-Present: Donald Pollock Professor of Chemical Engineering, Oxford University

2000-Present: Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford

Oct. 1999 – 2000: Reader in Engineering Science, Oxford University

Oct. 1994 – Sept 2000: Fellow and Engineering Tutor, Keble College, Oxford

Oct. 1994 – Sept 1999: University Lecturer in Engineering Science, Oxford University

March 1991 – Sept 1994: Lecturer, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Edinburgh

May. 1990 – Feb. 1991: Research Fellow, Department of Pharmacy, University of Strathclyde

Oct.1988 – April 1990: Research Associate, Bioengineering Unit, University of Strathclyde, UK

DSc, 2009, University of Oxford

MA, 1994, Keble College, Oxford

PhD in Chemical Engineering,1987, Dalian University of Technology (China)

MSc in Chemical Engineering, 1984, Dalian University of Technology (China)

BSc in Chemical Engineering, 1982, Inner Mongolia Polytechnic University (China)

  • Regenerative Medical Engineering and Technologies
  • Biomanufacture,  Bioprocessing,  and Bioformulation
  • Medical devices for detecting infectious diseases including Covid-19 and cancer

Zhanfeng is also Editor in Chief of the Bio-Design and Manufacturing journal.

He is Academic Founder of Oxford MEStar Limited (a spin-out company specialising in translational and regenerative medicine) and CN BioInnovation Limited, one of the pre-eminent Organ-on-Chip firms.

Oxford SimCell Limited, a company targeting cancer screening and therapies

Oxsed Limited  ( link to,   a social venture company to commercialise OxLAMPTMtechnology for Covid-19 rapid testing

Combination of stem cell therapy and acupuncture to treat ischemic stroke: a prospective review
Jia H,  He J,  Zhao L,  Hsu C-C,  Zhao X,  Du Y,  Han L,  Cui Z,  Shi X,  Ye H,  et al. (2022)
A versatile embedding medium for freeform bioprinting with multi-crosslinking methods
Li Q,  Jiang Z,  Ma L,  Yin J,  Gao Z,  Shen L,  Yang H,  Cui Z,  Ye H,  Zhou H,  et al. (2022)
A quantitative RT-qLAMP for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 and human gene in clinical application
Yu Y,  Zhou J,  Ji M,  Li B,  Wang Y,  Andersson M,  Carnaby E,  Huang W,  Cui Z,  et al. (2022)
Developments of microfluidics for orthopedic applications: a review
Sun M,  Gong J,  Cui W,  Li C,  Yu M,  Ye H,  Cui Z,  Chen J,  He Y,  Liu A,  Wang H,  et al. (2022)
Membrane applications in autologous cell therapy
Martin R,  Lei R,  Zeng Y,  Zhu J,  Chang H,  Ye H,  Cui Z,  et al. (2022)
Clinical validation of optimised RT-LAMP for the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection
Lim BC,  Ratcliff J,  Nawrot D,  Yu Y,  Sanghani H,  Hsu C-C,  Peto L,  Evans S,  Hodgson S,  Poncin K,  Vasudevan S,  Dai S,  Ren S,  Chang H,  Cui Z,  Simmonds P,  Huang W,  Andersson M,  et al. (2021)