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

Zhou, J, Ji, H, Liu, J, Qian, T, and Yan, C. "A new high ionic conductive gel polymer electrolyte enables highly stable quasi-solid-state lithium sulfur battery." Energy Storage Materials (January 1, 2019). Full Text

Ma, L, Lin, H, Zhang, W, Zhao, P, Zhu, G, Hu, Y, Chen, R, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotube Forests Planted on Cobalt Nanoflowers as Polysulfide Mediator for Ultralow Self-Discharge and High Areal-Capacity Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." Nano Letters 18.12 (December 3, 2018): 7949-7954. Full Text

Ma, L, Zhu, G, Zhang, W, Zhao, P, Hu, Y, Wang, Y, Wang, L, Chen, R, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Three-dimensional spongy framework as superlyophilic, strongly absorbing, and electrocatalytic polysulfide reservoir layer for high-rate and long-cycling lithium-sulfur batteries." Nano Research 11.12 (December 1, 2018): 6436-6446. Full Text

Chen, T, Kong, W, Zhang, Z, Wang, L, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Ma, L, Yan, W, Wang, Y, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Ionic liquid-immobilized polymer gel electrolyte with self-healing capability, high ionic conductivity and heat resistance for dendrite-free lithium metal batteries." Nano Energy 54 (December 1, 2018): 17-25. Full Text

Wang, Y, Xue, X, Liu, P, Wang, C, Yi, X, Hu, Y, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Chen, T, Ma, J, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Atomic Substitution Enabled Synthesis of Vacancy-Rich Two-Dimensional Black TiO2- x Nanoflakes for High-Performance Rechargeable Magnesium Batteries." Acs Nano 12.12 (December 2018): 12492-12502. Full Text

Liu, J, Wang, M, Xu, N, Qian, T, and Yan, C. "Progress and perspective of organosulfur polymers as cathode materials for advanced lithium-sulfur batteries." Energy Storage Materials 15 (November 1, 2018): 53-64. Full Text

Ma, L, Gao, X, Zhang, W, Yuan, H, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Liu, J, Wu, T, and Jin, Z. "Ultrahigh rate capability and ultralong cycling stability of sodium-ion batteries enabled by wrinkled black titania nanosheets with abundant oxygen vacancies." Nano Energy 53 (November 1, 2018): 91-96. Full Text

Zhang, W, Hu, Y, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Zhao, P, Xue, X, Chen, R, Yang, S, Ma, J, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Liquid-phase exfoliated ultrathin Bi nanosheets: Uncovering the origins of enhanced electrocatalytic CO2 reduction on two-dimensional metal nanostructure." Nano Energy 53 (November 1, 2018): 808-816. Full Text

Xue, X, Chen, R, Chen, H, Hu, Y, Ding, Q, Liu, Z, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Zhang, W, Yu, Q, Liu, J, Ma, J, and Jin, Z. "Oxygen Vacancy Engineering Promoted Photocatalytic Ammonia Synthesis on Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Bismuth Oxybromide Nanosheets." Nano Letters 18.11 (November 2018): 7372-7377. Full Text

Wang, C, Yang, Z, Wang, Y, Zhao, P, Yan, W, Zhu, G, Ma, L, Yu, B, Wang, L, Li, G, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "High-Performance Alkaline Organic Redox Flow Batteries Based on 2-Hydroxy-3-carboxy-1,4-naphthoquinone." Acs Energy Letters 3.10 (October 12, 2018): 2404-2409. Full Text