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

Ma, L, Yuan, H, Zhang, W, Zhu, G, Wang, Y, Hu, Y, Zhao, P, Chen, R, Chen, T, Liu, J, Hu, Z, and Jin, Z. "Porous-Shell Vanadium Nitride Nanobubbles with Ultrahigh Areal Sulfur Loading for High-Capacity and Long-Life Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." Nano letters 17.12 (December 2017): 7839-7846. Full Text

Liang, J, Zhao, P, Wang, C, Wang, Y, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Ma, L, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "CsPb0.9Sn0.1IBr2 Based All-Inorganic Perovskite Solar Cells with Exceptional Efficiency and Stability." Journal of the American Chemical Society 139.40 (October 2017): 14009-14012. 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

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

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

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

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

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


Gorka, DE, Jeger, JL, Zhang, H, Ma, Y, Colman, BP, Bernhardt, ES, and Liu, J. "Phytotoxicity of soluble graphitic nanofibers to model plant species." December 2016. Full Text

Peng, Q, Kalanyan, B, Hoertz, P, Miller, A, Kim, DH, Hanson, K, Alibabaei, L, Liu, J, Meyer, T, Parsons, GN, and Glass, JT. "Core-shell photoelectrochemical electrodes for water splitting." January 1, 2014.