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Researcher: Song Jin

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Areas of Expertise
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Chemical biology
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Materials chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Physical chemistry
  • Chemistry and physics of materials at the nanometer scale
  • Bioinspired assembly of functional nanoscale materials
  • General chemical synthesis of metal silicide nanowires
  • Enhanced thermoelectric materials
  • Nanomaterials formation mechanism driven by screw dislocations
  • Rational synthesis of one-dimensional nanomaterials¬†
  • Design and engineering of electronic, spintronic, photonic, and other physical properties of nanowire materials
  • Functional materials biomimetically grown from solution
  • How covalent surface modifications of nanowires impact their electrooptical properties
  • Electrical transport studies of nanowire devices
  • Nanomaterials for renewable energy conversion
  • Photovoltaic and thermoelectric energy conversion
  • Magnetic semiconducting nanomaterials for spintronics
Web Site Song Jin's Department of Chemistry Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Issued Patent(s)
  • 8,507,287 - Mesoporous metal oxide materials for phosphoproteomics, issued August 2013.
  • 8,395,265 - Metal silicide nanowires and methods of their production, issued March 2013.
  • 7,803,707 - Metal silicide nanowires and methods for their production, issued September 2010.
USPTO Published Applications
  • 20130171465 - Metal silicide nanowires and methods of their production, published July 2013.
  • 20100164110 - Metal silicide nanowires and methods for their production, published July 2010.
  • 20100093102 - Mesoporous metal oxide materials for phosphoproteomics, published April 2010.
  • 20050253137 - Nanoscale arrays, robust nanostructures, and related devices, published November 2005.
Recent Publication(s)
  • Specific enrichment of phosphoproteins using functionalized multivalent nanoparticles. Hwang L, Ayaz-Guner S, Gregorich Z, Cai W, S Valeja, et al. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015;137(7):2432-2435. doi: 10.1021/ja511833y.

  • Three dimensional liquid chromatography coupling ion exchange chromatography/hydrophobic interaction chromatography/reverse phase chromatography for effective protein separation in top-down proteomics. Valeja S, Xiu L, Gregorich Z, Guner H, S Jin, Y Ge. Anal. Chem. 2015;87(10):5363-5371. doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.5b00657.

  • Facile and scalable synthesis of Ti5Si3 nanoparticles in molten salts for metal-matrix nanocomposites. Estruga M, Girard S, Ding Q, Chen L, X Li, S Jin. Chem. Commun. 2013 Nov 29;50(1):1454-1457. doi: 10.1039/C3CC48168A.

  • Highly stable skyrmion state in helimagnetic MnSi nanowires. Du H, DeGraves J, Xue F, Liang D, W Ning, et al. Nano Lett. 2014 Mar 14;14(4):2026-2032. doi: 10.1021/nl5001899.

View Song Jin's publications at Google Scholar.
Recent Artistic Works
  • Intra University Collaboration: Environmental Chemistry and Technology, Soil Sciences, Biological Engineering
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Research Facilities
E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number 608-262-1562
Current University UW–Madison
Department Chemistry
Title Professor
Other Appointments
Faculty Member, Materials Science Program
Address Line 1 3363A Chemistry Building
Address Line 2 1101 University Avenue
City Madison
State WI
Zip Code 53706
Bachelor's Degree B.S., Peking University, China, Chemistry, 1997
Master's Degree
PhD Ph.D., Cornell University, Chemistry, 2002
Other Degrees
Technologies Available for Licensing Metal Silicide Nanowires and Methods for Their Production

Use of Nanomaterials to Enrich Phosphopeptides for Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics