Ke Du, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of California, Berkeley
Email: kdu1 at
Address: 311 Lewis Hall, Berkeley, California, 94720, USA

Dr. Ke Du is currently a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California-Berkeley. He also holds an adjunct faculty position at Diablo Valley College (Pleasant Hill campus). Before that, he received his Ph.D. degree from the Mechanical Engineering Department at Stevens Institute of Technology in 2014. He obtained his M.S. degree from the University of South Florida in 2008 and B.S. degree from University of Science and Technology, Beijing in 2007, respectively. 

Dr. Du's research is focused on micro-and nanomanufacturing, nanomaterials, and biosensingHe has authored and co-authored over 20 journal articles in Analytical Chemistry, Biosensors & BioelectronicsJournal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, Nanotechnology, Advanced Functional Materials, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Small, Chemistry of Materials, and ACS Nano. His research has been presented at over 20 international conferences including IEEE MEMS (2011), EIPBN (2011-2014), MRS (2008), and ACS Symposium (2012).

Du has been the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards, including the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Student Fellowship (2012), James H. Potter Award (2014), and Innovation & Entrepreneur (IE) Fellowship (2009–2014). He was the only recipient worldwide of the 2017 MDPI Biosensors Travel Award and one of only two recipients worldwide of the 2017 MDPI Micromachines Travel Award. Du also received the Travel Grants for The International Conferences on Electron, Ion, and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN) from 2012 to 2014.

Du serves as an advisory board member for Microfluidic Foundry Inc. He served as a guest editor of the special issue "Scalable Micro/Nanopatterning" of Micromachines and as a technical program committee member of the 56th EIPBN conference (2012-2014).