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

Yan, C, Xue, X, Zhang, W, Li, X, Liu, J, Yang, S, Hu, Y, Chen, R, Yan, Y, Zhu, G, Kang, Z, Kang, DJ, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Well-designed Te/SnS 2 /Ag artificial nanoleaves for enabling and enhancing visible-light driven overall splitting of pure water." Nano Energy 39 (September 2017): 539-545. Full Text

Chen, T, Zhang, Z, Cheng, B, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Self-Templated Formation of Interlaced Carbon Nanotubes Threaded Hollow Co3S4 Nanoboxes for High-Rate and Heat-Resistant Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." Journal of the American Chemical Society 139.36 (September 2017): 12710-12715. Full Text

Liang, J, Wang, C, Zhao, P, Lu, Z, Ma, Y, Xu, Z, Wang, Y, Zhu, H, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Ma, L, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Solution synthesis and phase control of inorganic perovskites for high-performance optoelectronic devices." Nanoscale 9.33 (August 9, 2017): 11841-11845. Full Text

Chen, T, Ma, L, Cheng, B, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Wang, Y, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Metallic and polar Co 9 S 8 inlaid carbon hollow nanopolyhedra as efficient polysulfide mediator for lithium−sulfur batteries." Nano Energy 38 (August 2017): 239-248. Full Text

Lv, H, Chen, R, Wang, X, Hu, Y, Wang, Y, Chen, T, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "High-Performance Li-Se Batteries Enabled by Selenium Storage in Bottom-Up Synthesized Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Scaffolds." ACS applied materials & interfaces 9.30 (August 2017): 25232-25238. Full Text

Du, K-Z, Tu, Q, Zhang, X, Han, Q, Liu, J, Zauscher, S, and Mitzi, DB. "Two-Dimensional Lead(II) Halide-Based Hybrid Perovskites Templated by Acene Alkylamines: Crystal Structures, Optical Properties, and Piezoelectricity." Inorganic chemistry 56.15 (August 2017): 9291-9302. Full Text

Ma, L, Chen, R, Zhu, G, Hu, Y, Wang, Y, Chen, T, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Cerium Oxide Nanocrystal Embedded Bimodal Micromesoporous Nitrogen-Rich Carbon Nanospheres as Effective Sulfur Host for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." ACS nano 11.7 (July 6, 2017): 7274-7283. Full Text

Zhu, H, Wang, X, Liang, J, Lv, H, Tong, H, Ma, L, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Zhang, T, Tie, Z, Liu, Z, Li, Q, Chen, L, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Versatile Electronic Skins for Motion Detection of Joints Enabled by Aligned Few-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Flexible Polymer Composites." Advanced Functional Materials 27.21 (June 2017): 1606604-1606604. Full Text

Liu, H, Wang, Y, Lu, X, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Ma, L, Zhu, H, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "The effects of Al substitution and partial dissolution on ultrathin NiFeAl trinary layered double hydroxide nanosheets for oxygen evolution reaction in alkaline solution." Nano Energy 35 (May 2017): 350-357. Full Text

Hu, Y, Chen, T, Wang, X, Ma, L, Chen, R, Zhu, H, Yuan, X, Yan, C, Zhu, G, Lv, H, Liang, J, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Controlled growth and photoconductive properties of hexagonal SnS2 nanoflakes with mesa-shaped atomic steps." Nano Research 10.4 (April 2017): 1434-1447. Full Text