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

Ma, Lianbo, et al. “Hierarchical porous nitrogen-rich carbon nanospheres with high and durable capabilities for lithium and sodium storage.Nanoscale, vol. 8, no. 41, Oct. 2016, pp. 17911–18. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c6nr06307a. Full Text

Zhang, L., et al. “Preparation of human hair keratin solution and its application in UV protection.” Journal of Beijing Institute of Clothing Technology (Natural Science Edition), vol. 36, no. 3, Sept. 2016, pp. 52–58.

Liang, Jia, et al. “One-step fabrication of large-area ultrathin MoS2 nanofilms with high catalytic activity for photovoltaic devices.Nanoscale, vol. 8, no. 35, Sept. 2016, pp. 16017–25. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c6nr03635j. Full Text

Ma, L., et al. “In Situ Thermal Synthesis of Inlaid Ultrathin MoS2/Graphene Nanosheets as Electrocatalysts for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction.” Chemistry of Materials, vol. 28, no. 16, Aug. 2016, pp. 5733–42. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b01980. Full Text

Huang, C., et al. “A remotely driven and controlled micro-gripper fabricated from light-induced deformation smart material.” Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 25, no. 9, Aug. 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1088/0964-1726/25/9/095009. Full Text

Kim, C. H. J., et al. “Strong, Machinable Carbon Aerogels for High Performance Supercapacitors.” Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 26, no. 27, July 2016, pp. 4976–83. Scopus, doi:10.1002/adfm.201601010. Full Text

Wang, Y., et al. “Emerging non-lithium ion batteries.” Energy Storage Materials, vol. 4, July 2016, pp. 103–29. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.ensm.2016.04.001. Full Text

Wang, Xuewen, et al. “Subatomic deformation driven by vertical piezoelectricity from CdS ultrathin films.Science Advances, vol. 2, no. 7, July 2016, p. e1600209. Epmc, doi:10.1126/sciadv.1600209. Full Text Open Access Copy

Ma, L., et al. “Self-assembled ultrathin NiCo2S4 nanoflakes grown on Ni foam as high-performance flexible electrodes for hydrogen evolution reaction in alkaline solution.” Nano Energy, vol. 24, June 2016, pp. 139–47. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.04.024. Full Text