Faculty Profiles

Jie Liu
George Barth Geller Distinguished 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

Li, X., et al. “Confirming nonthermal plasmonic effects enhance CO2 methanation on Rh/TiO2 catalysts.” Nano Research, vol. 12, no. 8, Aug. 2019, pp. 1906–11. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s12274-019-2457-x. Full Text

Liu, J., et al. “Preparation and properties of carboxymethyl cellulose hydrogels.” Ferroelectrics, vol. 547, no. 1, July 2019, pp. 37–43. Scopus, doi:10.1080/00150193.2019.1592481. Full Text

Guo, Ziyang, et al. “A Highly Reversible Long-Life Li-CO2 Battery with a RuP2 -Based Catalytic Cathode.Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 15, no. 29, July 2019, p. e1803246. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.201803246. Full Text

Liu, J., et al. “A Flexible Aqueous Asymmetric Lithium-Ion Supercapacitor with High Voltage and Superior Safety.” Energy Technology, vol. 7, no. 7, July 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1002/ente.201900293. Full Text

Lin, Haifeng, et al. “Unique 1D Cd1- x Znx S@O-MoS2 /NiOx Nanohybrids: Highly Efficient Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution via Integrated Structural Regulation.Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 15, no. 29, July 2019, p. e1804115. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.201804115. Full Text

Liu, J., et al. “Sodium alginate/cellulose nanocrystal fibers with enhanced mechanical strength prepared by wet spinning.” Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, vol. 14, May 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1177/1558925019847553. Full Text

Liu, J., et al. “An intrinsically 400% stretchable and 50% compressible NiCo//Zn battery.” Nano Energy, vol. 58, Apr. 2019, pp. 338–46. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2019.01.028. Full Text

Liu, C., et al. “The effect of polydopamine on an ag-coated polypropylene nonwoven fabric.” Polymers, vol. 11, no. 4, Apr. 2019. Scopus, doi:10.3390/polym11040627. Full Text

Li, Xueqian, et al. “Light-Induced Thermal Gradients in Ruthenium Catalysts Significantly Enhance Ammonia Production.Nano Letters, vol. 19, no. 3, Mar. 2019, pp. 1706–11. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b04706. Full Text

Ding, J., et al. “Fully Air-Bladed High-Efficiency Perovskite Photovoltaics.” Joule, vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 2019, pp. 402–16. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.joule.2018.10.025. Full Text


Peng, Q., et al. “Core-shell photoelectrochemical electrodes for water splitting.” Environmental Division 2013  Core Programming Area at the 2013 Aiche Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future, 2013.

Lin, Shihong, et al. “Polymeric coatings on nanoparticles prevent auto-aggregation but enhance attachment to uncoated surfaces.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 242, 2011.

Hou, Ye, et al. “INOR 621-Few walled carbon nanotubes in the mechanical reinforcement of poly vinyl alcohol.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 236, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2008.

Liu, Jie. “Few-walled carbon nanotubes for bulk applications.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 234, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2007.

Liu, J. “Growth of ultralong and aligned single walled carbon nanotubes using a "fast heating" chemical vapor deposition method.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 227, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2004, pp. U273–U273.

Miller, M. M., and A. A. Lazarides. “Controlling the sensing volume of metal nanosphere molecular sensors.” Nanoengineered Assemblies and Advanced Micro/Nanosystems, edited by D. P. Taylor et al., vol. 820, MATERIALS RESEARCH SOC, 2004, pp. 407–13.