Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
Dr Yao received his BSc degree and MSc degree from Fudan University, and PhD degree from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (supervisors: Dr Terence See-Min Wan and Dr Chun-Tao Che). He got postdoctoral training with Prof. Catherine Fenselau at University of Maryland, and with Prof. Carol Robinson FRS at University of Cambridge. He was a Research Council UK Academic Fellow in School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster in 2006-2008. He joined The Hong Kong Polytechnic University as an assistant professor in December 2008, and currently is a tenured associate professor in the Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology.
Mass spectrometry, protein interactions, herbal medicines, food safety, in vivo analysis