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

McNicholas, T. P., et al. “H2 storage in microporous carbons from PEEK precursors.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 114, no. 32, Aug. 2010, pp. 13902–08. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp102178z. Full Text Open Access Copy

Hall, A. R., et al. “Erratum: Experimental measurement of single-wall carbon nanotube torsional properties (Physical Review Letters (2006) 96 (256102)).” Physical Review Letters, vol. 105, no. 6, Aug. 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.069904. Full Text

Liu, Weihua, et al. “Piezopotential gated nanowire--nanotube hybrid field-effect transistor.Nano Letters, vol. 10, no. 8, Aug. 2010, pp. 3084–89. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl1017145. Full Text Open Access Copy

Fu, Q., et al. “Characterization of single-walled carbon nanotubes synthesized using iron and cobalt nanoparticles derived from self-assembled diblock copolymer micelles.” Applied Organometallic Chemistry, vol. 24, no. 8, Aug. 2010, pp. 569–72. Scopus, doi:10.1002/aoc.1610. Full Text

Anderson, Robert J., et al. “NMR methods for characterizing the pore structures and hydrogen storage properties of microporous carbons.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 132, no. 25, June 2010, pp. 8618–26. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja9109924. Full Text Open Access Copy

Jiao, L., et al. “Aligned graphene nanoribbons and crossbars from unzipped carbon nanotubes.” Nano Research, vol. 3, no. 6, June 2010, pp. 387–94. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s12274-010-1043-z. Full Text

Liu, Y., et al. “Synthesis of copper nanocatalysts with tunable size using diblock copolymer solution micelles.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 114, no. 13, Apr. 2010, pp. 5767–72. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp9099545. Full Text Open Access Copy

Li, Yan, et al. “How catalysts affect the growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes on substrates.Advanced Materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.), vol. 22, no. 13, Apr. 2010, pp. 1508–15. Epmc, doi:10.1002/adma.200904366. Full Text

Foreman, J. V., et al. “Effects of reabsorption and spatial trap distributions on the radiative quantum efficiencies of ZnO.” Physical Review B  Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 81, no. 11, Mar. 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.81.115318. Full Text Open Access Copy