Faculty Profiles

Jie Liu
George Barth Geller Distinguished 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

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

Liu, S., et al. “The morphology-controlled synthesis of a nanoporous-antimony anode for high-performance sodium-ion batteries.” Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 9, no. 4, Apr. 2016, pp. 1229–36. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c5ee03699b. Full Text

Sun, Pingping, et al. “Li3V2(PO4)3 encapsulated flexible free-standing nanofabric cathodes for fast charging and long life-cycle lithium-ion batteries.Nanoscale, vol. 8, no. 14, Apr. 2016, pp. 7408–15. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c5nr08832a. Full Text