Yanxian Lin

Tau Aggregation
Complex Coacervation

Office Location

PSBN 4650C


Yanxian currently focuses on the complex coacervation and amyloid aggregation of protein tau. He applies magnetic resonance-based techniques to probe conformation and dynamics of tau, polymer and colloid characterization on the properties of complex coacervates, and biochemical assays on amyloid aggregation.


  • 2011 - 2015: B.S., Chemical Biology, Tsinghua University, China.
  • 2015 - present: Graduate Student Researcher, Chemistry, University of California - Santa Barbara (Advisor: Prof. Songi Han)