Professor Gordon Xu

Snr Group Leader/VC Snr Res Fellow

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

Affiliate Principal Research Fellow

Centre for Plant Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
z.xu1@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 63809

Overview

Associate Professor Zhi Ping (Gordon) Xu is an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow (2013-2016). Since 2004, He has received a number of fellowships and awards, including an ARC Australian Postdoctoral Fellowship (2005-2007), ARC Australian Research Fellowship (2008-2012), and UQ Foundation’s Research Excellence Award (2009). Associate Professor Xu and his colleagues have received funding from the ARC and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) totalling more than $5 million. Associate Professor Xu is an ARC and NHMRC referee.

Research Impacts

Research

Clay nanomaterials for drug delivery and vaccines.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science, U.S.T China
  • Master of Science, National University of Singapore
  • Doctor of Philosophy, National University of Singapore

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Zhou, J. Z., Xu, Z. P. and Qian, G. (2013). Effective phosphate removal using Ca-based layered double hydroxide materials. In P. Lens, J. Virkutyte, V. Jegatheesan, Seung-Hyun Kim and S. Al-Abed (Ed.), Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment (pp. 153-168) London, UK: IWA Publishing.

  • Gu, Z., Rolfe, Barbara E., Thomas, A. C., Campbell, Julie H., Lu, G. Q. Max and Xu, Z. P. (2012). Heparin-related nanomaterials. In David E. Piyathilake and Rhong Liang (Ed.), Heparin, properties, uses and side effects (pp. 159-178) New York, United States: Nova Science.

  • Jegatheesan, V., Virkutyte, J., Shu, L., Allen, J., Wang, Y., Searston, E., Xu, Z. P., Naylor, J., Pinchon, S., Teil, C., Navaratna, D. and Shon, H. K. (2012). Removal of lower molecular weight substances from water and wastewater: challenges and solutions. In D. G. Rao, R. Senthilkumar, J. Anthony Byrne and S. Feroz (Ed.), Wastewater treatment: Advanced processes and technologies (pp. 275-318) Boca Raton, FL, United States: Taylor & Francis.

  • Braterman, P. S., Xu, Z. P. and Yarberry, F. (2004). Layered Double Hydroxides (LDHs). In Scott M. Auerbach, Kathleen A. Carrado and Prabir K. Dutta (Ed.), Handbook of Layered Materials (pp. 373-474) New York, N.Y. U.S.A.: Marcel Dekker.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

  • Xu, Zhi Ping and Braterman, Paul S. (2004) Self-assembly and multiple phases of layered double hydroxides in James A. Schwarz, Cristian I. Contescu and Karol Putyera (eds.) Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. New York: Marcel Dekker

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision