Supervisor Researcher, ITIDLab | Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University

Wenlong Cheng is a professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Monash University and a senior Technology Fellow at the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication. He earned his PhD from Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2005 and his BS from Jilin University, China in 1999.

He held positions in the Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics and the Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering of Cornell University before joining the Monash University in 2010. His research interest lies at the Nano-Bio Interface, particularly soft/hard nanohybrids for soft plasmonics, soft electronics and smart theranostics. He has published ~60 journal papers including 3 in Nature Nanotechnology, 1 in Nature Materials and 1 in Nature Communications.