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Frank Ji

Hai-Feng (Frank) Ji, PhD

Professor
Affiliated faculty member of College of Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Chemistry
Office: Disque Hall 211
hj56@drexel.edu
Phone: 215.895.2562
Lab Phone: 215.571.3648
Fax: 215.571.3525

Additional Sites:

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Education:

  • PhD, Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1996

Curriculum Vitae:

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Research Interests:

  • Organic and Polymer Chemistry
  • Drug discovery
  • Biofilm
  • Phosphorus-based nanomaterials
  • Plasma chemistry and it’s medical applications

Bio:

Dr. Hai-Feng (Frank) Ji is a professor in the Department of Chemistry at Drexel University. In addition, Professor Ji is an affiliated faculty member of the College of Engineering's Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Professor Ji’s research interests focus on plasma chemistry, drug discovery, MEMS devices, nanomaterials for energy and environmental applications, nanopillars and phosphene for energy applications, and surface chemistry. He is a co-author of more than 200 peer-viewed journal articles and book chapters. He has an H-index of more than 40.

Selected Publications:

Topics chosen from >200 peer-reviewed publications:

Nanomaterials

Medicinal Chemistry

  • Donald Hall Jr, Hai-Feng Ji, A Search for Medications to Treat the 2019-nCoV via in silico Molecular Docking Models of the Spike Glycoprotein and the 2019-nCoV 3CL Protease. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2020, 35: 101646.
  • A. Kojtari, V. Shah, C. Yang, H.-F. Ji, Structure-Based Design of Diphenyl -Aminoalkylphosphonates as Prostate-Specific Antigen Antagonists”. J. Chem. Inf. Model. 2014, 54, 2967-2979

Plasma Chemistry and polymer chemistry

  • Y. Li, R. Atif, K. Chen, J. Cheng, Q. Chen, Z. Qiao, G. Fridman, A. Fridman, H.-F. Ji, Polymerization of D-Ribose in Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Plasma. Plasma 2018, 1, 144-149. doi.org/10.3390/plasma1010013
  • J. B. Smith, I. Adams, H.-F. Ji, Biomolecule Response to Nonthermal Plasma. J. Plasma Medicine, 2017, 7, 427-443.
  • K. Drake, I. Mukherjee, K. Mirza, H.-F. Ji, J.-C. Bradley, Y. Wei, “Novel diacetylinic aryloxysilane polymers: A new thermally cross-linkable high temperature polymer system”, Macromol. 2013, 46, 4370-4377.

Development of Sensors

Academic Details:

Graduate Program Faculty Member

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