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

Han, Q, Bai, Y, Liu, J, Du, K-Z, Li, T, Ji, D, Zhou, Y, Cao, C, Shin, D, Ding, J, Franklin, AD, Glass, JT, Hu, J, Therien, MJ, Liu, J, and Mitzi, DB. "Additive engineering for high-performance room-temperature-processed perovskite absorbers with micron-size grains and microsecond-range carrier lifetimes." Energy Environ. Sci. (2017). Full Text

Chen, T, Cheng, B, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Ma, L, Lv, H, Wang, Y, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Highly Efficient Retention of Polysulfides in "Sea Urchin"-Like Carbon Nanotube/Nanopolyhedra Superstructures as Cathode Material for Ultralong-Life Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." Nano letters 17.1 (January 2017): 437-444. (Letter) Full Text

Gorka, DE, Jeger, JL, Zhang, H, Ma, Y, Colman, BP, Bernhardt, ES, and Liu, J. "PHYTOTOXICITY OF SOLUBLE GRAPHITIC NANOFIBERS TO MODEL PLANT SPECIES." ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY 35.12 (December 2016): 2941-2947. Full Text

Liang, J, Wang, C, Wang, Y, Xu, Z, Lu, Z, Ma, Y, Zhu, H, Hu, Y, Xiao, C, Yi, X, Zhu, G, Lv, H, Ma, L, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "All-Inorganic Perovskite Solar Cells." Journal of the American Chemical Society 138.49 (December 2016): 15829-15832. Full Text

Kwok, KWH, Dong, W, Marinakos, SM, Liu, J, Chilkoti, A, Wiesner, MR, Chernick, M, and Hinton, DE. "Silver nanoparticle toxicity is related to coating materials and disruption of sodium concentration regulation." Nanotoxicology 10.9 (November 2016): 1306-1317. Full Text Open Access Copy

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. Full Text

Gorka, DE, and Liu, J. "Effect of Direct Contact on the Phytotoxicity of Silver Nanomaterials." Environmental science & technology 50.19 (October 2016): 10370-10376. Full Text

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