Faculty Profiles

Jie Liu
George Barth Geller Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
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

Liu, Kaihui, et al. “High-throughput optical imaging and spectroscopy of individual carbon nanotubes in devices.Nature Nanotechnology, vol. 8, no. 12, Dec. 2013, pp. 917–22. Epmc, doi:10.1038/nnano.2013.227. Full Text

Cheng, Yingwen, et al. “Highly efficient oxygen reduction electrocatalysts based on winged carbon nanotubes.Scientific Reports, vol. 3, Nov. 2013, p. 3195. Epmc, doi:10.1038/srep03195. Full Text

Simmons, J. G., et al. “The dependence of ZnO photoluminescence efficiency on excitation conditions and defect densities.” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, no. 20, Nov. 2013. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4829745. Full Text

Cheng, Y., et al. “Improving the performance of cobalt-nickel hydroxide-based self-supporting electrodes for supercapacitors using accumulative approaches.” Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 6, no. 11, Nov. 2013, pp. 3314–21. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c3ee41143e. Full Text

Sun, Xiaojing, et al. “In vitro cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles in primary rat hepatic stellate cells.Molecular Medicine Reports, vol. 8, no. 5, Nov. 2013, pp. 1365–72. Epmc, doi:10.3892/mmr.2013.1683. Full Text

Lin, Shihong, et al. “Silver nanoparticle-alginate composite beads for point-of-use drinking water disinfection.Water Research, vol. 47, no. 12, Aug. 2013, pp. 3959–65. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.watres.2012.09.005. Full Text

Lu, Songtao, et al. “Significantly improved long-cycle stability in high-rate Li-S batteries enabled by coaxial graphene wrapping over sulfur-coated carbon nanofibers.Nano Letters, vol. 13, no. 6, June 2013, pp. 2485–89. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl400543y. Full Text

Foreman, J. V., et al. “Localized excitons mediate defect emission in ZnO powders.” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 113, no. 13, Apr. 2013. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.4798359. Full Text

Peng, Qing, et al. “Solution-processed, antimony-doped tin oxide colloid films enable high-performance TiO2 photoanodes for water splitting.Nano Letters, vol. 13, no. 4, Apr. 2013, pp. 1481–88. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl3045525. Full Text