Dr. Changchun Liu


Changchun Liu

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering Department
University of Connecticut, UConn Health


Room L6083, UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030







Ph.D. in Physical Electronics, 2005

Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IECAS), Beijing, China

M.S. in Organic Chemistry, 2002

Yunnan University, Kunming, China

B.S. in Applied Chemistry, 1999

Yunnan University, Kunming, China

Research Interests


  • Microfluidic Devices
  • Biosensors and Bioinstrumentation
  • Wearable Technology
  • Medical Diagnostics
  • Mobile Health

Professional Positions


Date (From – To) Title of Position Institution or Company
08/2018-present Associate Professor University of Connecticut, UConn Health
07/2017-08/2018 Research Associate Professor University of Pennsylvania
04/2012-06/2017 Research Assistant Professor University of Pennsylvania
09/2010-03/2012 Research Associate University of Pennsylvania
10/2007-08/2010 Postdoctoral Researcher University of Pennsylvania
04/2005-09/2007 Assistant Professor Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Awards and Honors


  • NIH Career Development Award (K25), 2012-2017
  • W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Award, 2016
  • Penn One Health Award, University of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • NSF Fellowship for Summer Institute on Cancer Nanotechnology, 2011