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

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

Cheng, Yingwen, et al. “Flexible asymmetric supercapacitors with high energy and high power density in aqueous electrolytes.Nanoscale, vol. 5, no. 3, Feb. 2013, pp. 1067–73. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c2nr33136e. Full Text

Cheng, Y., et al. “One-pot synthesis of functionalized few-walled carbon nanotube/MnO 2 composite for high performance electrochemical supercapacitors.” Ceramic Transactions, vol. 239, Jan. 2013, pp. 271–81. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9781118585160.ch25. Full Text

Cheng, Y., and J. Liu. “Carbon nanomaterials for flexible energy storage.” Materials Research Letters, vol. 1, no. 4, Jan. 2013, pp. 175–92. Scopus, doi:10.1080/21663831.2013.808712. Full Text

Aruguete, Deborah M., et al. “Antimicrobial nanotechnology: its potential for the effective management of microbial drug resistance and implications for research needs in microbial nanotoxicology.Environmental Science. Processes & Impacts, vol. 15, no. 1, Jan. 2013, pp. 93–102. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c2em30692a. Full Text