Carnegie Mellon University

Yue Sun

Yue Sun

Visiting Scholar

Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Bachelor of Science (1998-2002)
Major: chemistry
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Liaoning Normal University, China

2. Master of Science (2002-2005)
Major: physical chemistry
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Liaoning Normal University, China

3. Doctor of Science(2009-2012)
Major: Polymeric Chemistry and Physics
Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China


  1. Yue Sun*, Jiameng Zhang, Juan Li, et al. Preparation of protein imprinted polymers via
    protein-catalyzed eATRP on 3D gold nanodendrites and their application in biosensors. RSC Adv.,
    2017, 7, 28461-28468.(SCI, IF=3.108)
  2. Yue Sun*, Yuting Lan, Lulu Yang, et al. Preparation of hemoglobin imprinted polymers based
    on graphene and protein removal assisted by electric potential. RSC Adv., 2016, 6,
    61897-61905.(SCI, IF=3.108)
  3. Yue Sun*, Hongying Du, Yuting Lan, et al. Preparation of hemoglobin (Hb) imprinted
    polymer by Hb catalyzed eATRP and its application in biosensor. Biosens. Bioelectron., 2016, 77,
    894–900. (SCI, IF=7.780)
  4. Yue Sun*, Hongying Du, Yi Deng, et al. Preparation of polyacrylamide via surface-initiated
    electrochemical-mediated atom transfer radical polymerization (SI-eATRP) for Pb2+ sensing. J.
    Solid State Electrochem., 2016, 20, 105–113. (SCI, IF=2.316)
  5. Yue Sun*, Hongying Du, Chunliang Feng, et al. Oriented immobilization of antibody through
    carbodiimide reaction and controlling electric field. J. Solid State Electrochem., 2015,
    19:3035–3043. (SCI, IF=2.316)
  6. Yue Sun*,Hongying Du,Yuting Lan. Preparation and properties of fluorinated amphiphilic
    copolymers via iron mediated AGET ATRP. Iran. Polym. J., 2015,24:95–103. (SCI, IF=1.422)
  7. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*, Ziqi Ma. Synthesis of epoxy-terminated fluoropolymer via ATRP and
    the properties of epoxy thermosets modified with it. Polym. Bull., 2013,70:1531–1542. (SCI,
  8. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*. Synthesis and properties of cross-linkable block copolymer end-capped
    with 2, 2, 3, 4, 4, 4-hexafluorobutyl methacrylate. J. Polym. Res., 2012,19:9768-9779. (SCI,
  9. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*. Preparation and properties of an organic-inorganic hybrid materials
    based on fluorinated block copolymer. J. Mater. Sci., 2012, 47:1803–1810. (SCI, IF=2.599)
  10. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*. Synthesis and properties of triblock copolymers containing PDMS via
    AGET ATRP. Polym. Bull., 2012, 68:1815–1829. (SCI, IF=1.430)
  11. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*. Synthesis of small-molecule initiators derived from fluorinated acrylates
    and their application in atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP). Polym. Bull., 2012, 68:15–26.
    (SCI, IF=1.430)
  12. Yue Sun, Weiqu Liu*. Synthesis and characterization of a new fluorinated macroinitiator and
    its diblock copolymer by AGET ATRP. J. Fluorine Chem., 2011,132(1):9-14. (SCI, IF=2.101)

Work Experience

Teaching assistant (2005-2007), lecturer (2007-2015), associate professor (2015-) in Liaoning Normal University

Research experience

1. In 2014, was selected in “millions of talents project, Liaoning Province”. In 2015,was selected
for Dalian youth star of science and technology.
2. In 2013, financial supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NO:
3. During the recent years, 12 papers (I was the first or the corresponding author) had been
published. These papers were cited 54 times by many journals including “Progress in Polymer
Science (IF= 25.766)”.
4. Was the reviewer several times for the international journals, such as Green Chemistry (IF=9.125),
Biosensors and Bioelectronics (IF=7.780) and Polymer Bulletin (IF=1.430).