Faculty Profiles

Jie Liu
George Barth Geller Professor of Chemistry in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
2105 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1549
(919) 660-1605



Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department Of Chemistry, Rice University 1996 - 1999

Ph.D., Harvard University 1996

M.S., Shandong University (China) 1990

B.S., Shandong University (China) 1987

Research Areas:
Inorganic, Nanoscience and Materials

Liang, J, Zhu, G, Wang, C, Wang, Y, Zhu, H, Hu, Y, Lv, H, Chen, R, Ma, L, Chen, T, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "MoS 2 -Based All-Purpose Fibrous Electrode and Self-Powering Energy Fiber for Efficient Energy Harvesting and Storage." Advanced Energy Materials 7.3 (February 2017): 1601208-1601208. Full Text

Lu, H, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Wang, X, Wang, Y, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Bottom-up synthesis of nitrogen-doped porous carbon scaffolds for lithium and sodium storage." Nanoscale 9.5 (February 2017): 1972-1977. Full Text

Zhu, G, Ma, L, Lv, H, Hu, Y, Chen, T, Chen, R, Liang, J, Wang, X, Wang, Y, Yan, C, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Pine needle-derived microporous nitrogen-doped carbon frameworks exhibit high performances in electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction and supercapacitors." Nanoscale 9.3 (January 4, 2017): 1237-1243. Full Text

Ma, L, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, T, Lu, H, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Hierarchical porous nitrogen-rich carbon nanospheres with high and durable capabilities for lithium and sodium storage." Nanoscale 8.41 (October 10, 2016): 17911-17918. Full Text

Chen, T, Cheng, B, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Lv, H, Zhu, G, Wang, Y, Ma, L, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Hierarchical Ternary Carbide Nanoparticle/Carbon Nanotube-Inserted N-Doped Carbon Concave-Polyhedrons for Efficient Lithium and Sodium Storage." ACS applied materials & interfaces 8.40 (October 2016): 26834-26841.

Huang, C, Lv, J-A, Tian, X, Wang, Y, Liu, J, and Yu, Y. "A remotely driven and controlled micro-gripper fabricated from light-induced deformation smart material." Smart Materials and Structures 25.9 (September 1, 2016): 095009-095009. Full Text

Liang, J, Li, J, Zhu, H, Han, Y, Wang, Y, Wang, C, Jin, Z, Zhang, G, and Liu, J. "One-step fabrication of large-area ultrathin MoS2 nanofilms with high catalytic activity for photovoltaic devices." Nanoscale 8.35 (September 2016): 16017-16025. Full Text

Ma, L, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Chen, T, Lu, H, Wang, Y, Liang, J, Liu, H, Yan, C, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "In Situ Thermal Synthesis of Inlaid Ultrathin MoS 2 /Graphene Nanosheets as Electrocatalysts for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction." Chemistry of Materials 28.16 (August 23, 2016): 5733-5742. Full Text

Wang, Y, Chen, R, Chen, T, Lv, H, Zhu, G, Ma, L, Wang, C, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Emerging non-lithium ion batteries." Energy Storage Materials 4 (July 2016): 103-129. Full Text