Xinyu Liu

Assistant Professor
Canada Research Chair
in Microfluidics and BioMEMS
Chwang-Seto Faculty Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
McGill University

817 Sherbrooke Street West, MD155
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 0C3

Phone: 514-398-1526







Postdoc and graduate positions are available starting January 2014.
Xinyu Liu was appointed as the Canada Research Chair in Microfluidics and BioMEMS. (11/2013)
Xiao Li presented a poster at MicroTAS 2013 in Freiburg, Germany. (10/2013)
Chen Zhao's paper on a paper-based electrochemical biosensor array was nominated for the Best Application Paper Award at 3M-NANO 2013. Congratulations to Chen! (08/2013)
Xinyu Liu gave a keynote plenary talk at 3M-NANO 2013. (08/2013)
Ayvi Islam won the Best Poster Award at the 2013 SURE Program Poster Presentation Afair in the category of Bioengineering. Congratulations to Ayvi! (08/2013)
Xinyu Liu gave an invited talk on the Annual Stikeman Visiting Professor Day of Montreal General Hospital, and won the Award of Excellence in Basic Science Research (05/2013).
Xinyu Liu gave a special invited lecture at the Microfluidics Symposium of the 2013 Canadian Chemistry Conference. (05/2013)
Xinyu Liu was invited to serve at the Assiciate Editor (Micro and Nanorobotics area) of the International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems (04/2013). 
Chen Zhao presented a poster at MMB 2013 in Marina del Rey, CA. (04/2013)
Our research on biomedical microsystems is highlighted by CMC Microsystems as a success story (03/2013).
Graduate positions are available starting Sept. 2013. A postdoc position is also available immediately.
Xinyu Liu give an oral presetation at IEEE MEMS Conference in Taipei, Taiwan. (01/2013)
Xinyu Liu gave an invited department seminar at the McGill's Biomedical Engineering Department (11/2012).
A paper co-authored by Philip Zwanenburg and Xiao Li is selected by IEEE MEMS Conference as an oral presentation (selection rate: 8%).  Contratulations to Philip and Xiao! (10/2012)
Xinyu Liu recieved the Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence from CMC (09/2012).
Philip Zwanenburg won the 2nd place of ISEAD Prize for his SURE project on developing paper-based microfluidic valves (08/2012).

Xinyu Liu was invited to serve on the editorial board of IEEE ICRA 2013 as an Associate Editor (08/2012).