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

Liu, Z, Li, Y, Guan, X, Mi, Y, Al-Hussain, A, Ha, ST, Chiu, M-H, Ma, C, Amer, MR, Li, L-J, Liu, J, Xiong, Q, Wang, J, Liu, X, and Wu, T. "One-Step Vapor-Phase Synthesis and Quantum-Confined Exciton in Single-Crystal Platelets of Hybrid Halide Perovskites." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (April 26, 2019): 2363-2371. Full Text

Niu, C, Liu, J, Chen, G, Liu, C, Qian, T, Zhang, J, Cao, B, Shang, W, Chen, Y, Han, J, and Du, J. "Anion-regulated solid polymer electrolyte enhances the stable deposition of lithium ion for lithium metal batteries." Journal of Power Sources (March 31, 2019): 70-75. Full Text

Li, J, Zhao, H, Qi, H, Sun, X, Song, X, Guo, Z, Tamirat, AG, Liu, J, Wang, L, and Feng, S. "Drawing a Pencil-Trace Cathode for a High-Performance Polymer-Based Li–CO 2 Battery with Redox Mediator." Advanced Functional Materials 29.11 (March 14, 2019). Full Text

Li, X, Zhang, X, Everitt, HO, and Liu, J. "Light-Induced Thermal Gradients in Ruthenium Catalysts Significantly Enhance Ammonia Production." Nano Letters 19.3 (March 2019): 1706-1711. Full Text

Shen, X, Li, Y, Qian, T, Liu, J, Zhou, J, Yan, C, and Goodenough, JB. "Lithium anode stable in air for low-cost fabrication of a dendrite-free lithium battery." Nature Communications 10.1 (February 22, 2019): 900-null. Full Text

Ding, J, Han, Q, Ge, QQ, Xue, DJ, Ma, JY, Zhao, BY, Chen, YX, Liu, J, Mitzi, DB, and Hu, JS. "Fully Air-Bladed High-Efficiency Perovskite Photovoltaics." Joule 3.2 (February 20, 2019): 402-416. Full Text

Liu, X, Qian, T, Liu, J, Wang, M, Chen, H, and Yan, C. "High Coulombic efficiency cathode with nitryl grafted sulfur for Li-S battery." Energy Storage Materials 17 (February 1, 2019): 260-265. Full Text

Novello, P, Varanasi, CV, and Liu, J. "Effects of Light on Catalytic Activities and Lifetime of Plasmonic Au Catalysts in the CO Oxidation Reaction." Acs Catalysis 9.1 (January 4, 2019): 578-586. Full Text

Wang, H, Wang, P, Feng, Y, Liu, J, Wang, J, Hu, M, Wei, J, and Huang, Y. "Recent Advances on Self-Healing Materials and Batteries(Accepted)." Chemelectrochem (January 1, 2019). Full Text

Ma, L, Chen, T, Zhu, G, Hu, Y, Lu, H, Chen, R, Liang, J, Tie, Z, Jin, Z, and Liu, J. "Correction: Pitaya-like microspheres derived from Prussian blue analogues as ultralong-life anodes for lithium storage (Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016) 4 (15041-15048) DOI: 10.1039/C6TA06692E)." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 7.5 (January 1, 2019): 2422-null. Full Text


Gorka, DE, Jeger, JL, Zhang, H, Ma, Y, Colman, BP, Bernhardt, ES, and Liu, J. "Phytotoxicity of soluble graphitic nanofibers to model plant species." December 2016. Full Text

Gorka, D, Geitner, N, Wiesner, M, and Liu, J. "Mechanistic studies on the shape-based phytotoxicity of silver nanomaterials.": AMER CHEMICAL SOC, March 13, 2016.

Zhang, X, Gutierrez, Y, Li, P, Barreda, AI, Watson, AM, Alcaraz De La Osa, R, Finkelstein, G, Gonzalez, F, Ortiz, D, Saiz, JM, Sanz, JM, Everitt, HO, Liu, J, and Moreno, F. "Plasmonics in the UV range with Rhodium nanocubes." January 1, 2016. Full Text

Gorka, D, Marsh, K, Flowers, P, Wiley, B, and Liu, J. "Phytotoxicity of copper nanowires in environmentally relevant species.": AMER CHEMICAL SOC, August 16, 2015.

Gorka, D, Arifuzzaman, M, Timmerman, J, Widenhoefer, R, Abraham, S, and Liu, J. "Novel antibiotic/silver nanomaterial hybrid as a surface coating on medical devices.": AMER CHEMICAL SOC, August 16, 2015.

Peng, Q, Kalanyan, B, Hoertz, P, Miller, A, Kim, DH, Hanson, K, Alibabaei, L, Liu, J, Meyer, T, Parsons, GN, and Glass, JT. "Core-shell photoelectrochemical electrodes for water splitting." January 1, 2014.