Dr. Hua Deng

Title: 
Research Associate / Lecturer of Chemistry
Office Location: 
Dixon Research Center 108
Phone: 
(443) 885-5030
Email: 
Hua.Deng@morgan.edu
Education:

Ph.D. Jackson State University, 2016
M.S. Guangxi Normal University, 2012
B.S. Minzu University of China, 2009

Education:

Ph.D. Jackson State University, 2016
M.S. Guangxi Normal University, 2012
B.S. Minzu University of China, 2009

Research Interests:

Nanoscience. The main interest is to prepare and modify metal nanoparticles, understand their biological effect, explore their toxicity and environmental fate, and to design metal nanoparticles based nanomaterials for biomedical applications.

Selected Publications (Total: 12, h-Index 5, citations: 80):

  • H. Deng, D. McShan, Y. Zhang, S. Sinha, Z. Arslan, P. Ray, H. Yu, Mechanistic study of the synergistic antibacterial activity of combined silver Nanoparticles and common antibiotics, Environ. Sci. Technol. 2016, 50 (16), 8840-8848.
  • H. Deng, Y. Gao, T. P. S. Dasari, P. C. Ray, H. Yu, A Facile 3D Construct of Graphene Oxide Embedded with Silver Nanoparticles and its Potential Application as Water Filter. Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences 2016, 61 (2), 190-197.
  • Y. Zhang, T. P. S. Dasari, H. Deng, H. Yu, Antimicrobial Activity of Gold Nanoparticles and Ionic Gold. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C 2015, 33 (3), 286-327.
  • H. Deng, S. Wang, X. Wang, C. Du, X. Shen, Y. Wang, F. Cui, Two competitive nucleation mechanisms of calcium carbonate biomineralization in response to surface functionality in low calcium ion concentration solution. Regenerative Biomaterials 2015, 2 (3), 187-195.
  • T. P. S. Dasari, H. Deng, D. McShan, H. Yu, Nanosilver-Based Antibacterial Agents for Food Safety. In Food Poisoning: Outbreaks, Bacterial Sources and Adverse Health Effects, C., R. P., Ed. NOVA Science Publishers: 2014; pp 35-62.
  • H. Deng, X. Shen, X. Wang, C. Du, Calcium carbonate crystallization controlled by functional groups: A mini-review. Frontiers of Materials Science 2013, 7 (1), 62-68.
  • H. Deng, X. Wang, C. Du, X. Shen, F. Cui, Combined effect of ion concentration and functional groups on surface chemistry modulated CaCO 3 crystallization. CrystEngComm 2012, 14 (20), 6647-6653.
  • F. Cui, H. Deng, C. Fang, Y. Wei, X. Shen, A mini review on interactions between neural stem cells and biomaterials. Recent Patents on Regenerative Medicine 2011, 1 (1), 19-29.