Kaitao Zhang

Kaitao Zhang


PhD candidate
Cellulosic materials


MSc. Kaitao Zhang works as a doctoral student in the cellulose team of the Fiber and Particle Research Unit under supervision of Assoc. Prof. Henrikki Liimatainen. His research interest is about the preparation and application of nanocellulose materials, especially nanocellulose based filaments.

Research interests

  • Fabircation of hybird nanocellulose based filaments by interfacial nanoparticle complexation for biomedical, electronic, catalytic etc. purposes

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Research groups

  • Fibre and Particle Engineering Research Unit

Selected publications

  • Zhang, Kaitao; Liimatainen, Henrikki (2018) Hierarchical Assembly of Nanocelluloseā€Based Filaments by Interfacial Complexation. - Small 14 (38), 1801937 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Zhang, Kaitao; Shen, Minggui; Liu, He; Shang, Shibin; Wang, Dan; Liimatainen, Henrikki (2018) Facile synthesis of palladium and gold nanoparticles by using dialdehyde nanocellulose as template and reducing agent. - Carbohydrate polymers 186, 132-139 . [Original]