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

Wang, Yanrong, et al. “Atomic Substitution Enabled Synthesis of Vacancy-Rich Two-Dimensional Black TiO2- x Nanoflakes for High-Performance Rechargeable Magnesium Batteries.Acs Nano, vol. 12, no. 12, Dec. 2018, pp. 12492–502. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acsnano.8b06917. Full Text

Ma, L., et al. “Ultrahigh rate capability and ultralong cycling stability of sodium-ion batteries enabled by wrinkled black titania nanosheets with abundant oxygen vacancies.” Nano Energy, vol. 53, Nov. 2018, pp. 91–96. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.08.043. Full Text

Zhang, W., et al. “Liquid-phase exfoliated ultrathin Bi nanosheets: Uncovering the origins of enhanced electrocatalytic CO2 reduction on two-dimensional metal nanostructure.” Nano Energy, vol. 53, Nov. 2018, pp. 808–16. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.09.053. Full Text

Xue, Xiaolan, et al. “Oxygen Vacancy Engineering Promoted Photocatalytic Ammonia Synthesis on Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Bismuth Oxybromide Nanosheets.Nano Letters, vol. 18, no. 11, Nov. 2018, pp. 7372–77. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b03655. Full Text

Wang, C., et al. “High-Performance Alkaline Organic Redox Flow Batteries Based on 2-Hydroxy-3-carboxy-1,4-naphthoquinone.” Acs Energy Letters, vol. 3, no. 10, Oct. 2018, pp. 2404–09. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acsenergylett.8b01296. Full Text

Han, Q., et al. “Carrier Dynamics Engineering for High-Performance Electron-Transport-Layer-free Perovskite Photovoltaics.” Chem, vol. 4, no. 10, Oct. 2018, pp. 2405–17. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.chempr.2018.08.004. Full Text Open Access Copy

Liang, J., et al. “An all-inorganic perovskite solar capacitor for efficient and stable spontaneous photocharging.” Nano Energy, vol. 52, Oct. 2018, pp. 239–45. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.07.060. Full Text

He, S., et al. “Partial Surface Oxidation of Manganese Oxides as an Effective Treatment to Improve Their Activity in Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction Reaction.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 122, no. 37, Sept. 2018, pp. 21366–74. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b04977. Full Text

Zhu, G., et al. “High energy density hybrid lithium-ion capacitor enabled by Co3ZnC@N-doped carbon nanopolyhedra anode and microporous carbon cathode.” Energy Storage Materials, vol. 14, Sept. 2018, pp. 246–52. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.ensm.2018.04.009. Full Text