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

Ni, X, Qian, T, Liu, X, Xu, N, Liu, J, and Yan, C. "High Lithium Ion Conductivity LiF/GO Solid Electrolyte Interphase Inhibiting the Shuttle of Lithium Polysulfides in Long-Life Li–S Batteries." Advanced Functional Materials 28.13 (March 28, 2018). Full Text

Zhang, X, Li, X, Reish, ME, Zhang, D, Su, NQ, Gutiérrez, Y, Moreno, F, Yang, W, Everitt, HO, and Liu, J. "Plasmon-Enhanced Catalysis: Distinguishing Thermal and Nonthermal Effects." Nano Letters 18.3 (March 2018): 1714-1723. Full Text

Jiang, Z, Liu, T, Yan, L, Liu, J, Dong, F, Ling, M, Liang, C, and Lin, Z. "Metal-organic framework nanosheets-guided uniform lithium deposition for metallic lithium batteries." Energy Storage Materials 11 (March 1, 2018): 267-273. Full Text

Liang, J, Wang, C, Zhao, P, Wang, Y, Ma, L, Zhu, G, Hu, Y, Lu, Z, Xu, Z, Ma, Y, Chen, T, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Interface Engineering of Anchored Ultrathin TiO2/MoS2 Heterolayers for Highly-Efficient Electrochemical Hydrogen Production." Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 10.7 (February 12, 2018): 6084-6089. Full Text

Kim, CHJ, Varanasi, CV, and Liu, J. "Synergy of polypyrrole and carbon x-aerogel in lithium-oxygen batteries." Nanoscale (February 7, 2018). Full Text

Chen, T, Cheng, B, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Hu, Y, Ma, L, Lv, H, Wang, Y, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Correction to Highly Efficient Retention of Polysulfides in "Sea-Urchin"-Like Carbon Nanotube/Nanopolyhedra Superstructures as Cathode Material for Ultralong-Life Lithium-Sulfur Batteries." Nano letters 18.2 (February 2018): 1553-. Full Text

Liu, S, Wang, M, Sun, X, Xu, N, Liu, J, Wang, Y, Qian, T, and Yan, C. "Facilitated Oxygen Chemisorption in Heteroatom-Doped Carbon for Improved Oxygen Reaction Activity in All-Solid-State Zinc–Air Batteries." Advanced Materials 30.4 (January 25, 2018). Full Text

Liu, J, Sun, M, Zhang, Q, Dong, F, Kaghazchi, P, Fang, Y, Zhang, S, and Lin, Z. "A robust network binder with dual functions of Cu 2+ ions as ionic crosslinking and chemical binding agents for highly stable Li-S batteries." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 6.17 (January 1, 2018): 7382-7388. Full Text

Liu, J, Xuan, Y, Galpaya, DGD, Gu, Y, Lin, Z, Zhang, S, Yan, C, Feng, S, and Wang, L. "A high-volumetric-capacity and high-areal-capacity ZnCo 2 O 4 anode for Li-ion batteries enabled by a robust biopolymer binder." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 6.40 (January 1, 2018): 19455-19462. Full Text

Ma, L, Zhang, W, Zhao, P, Liang, J, Hu, Y, Zhu, G, Chen, R, Tie, Z, Liu, J, and Jin, Z. "Highly efficient overall water splitting driven by all-inorganic perovskite solar cells and promoted by bifunctional bimetallic phosphide nanowire arrays." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 6.41 (January 1, 2018): 20076-20082. Full Text