Group Alumni

Weiting Cai Weiting Cai (蔡伟亭 MS, 2015-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Structural Construction and Catalytic Performance of Pt-based Catalysts for Propane Dehydrogenation
Current Employment: application engineering, HORIBA, Beijing
Xiaoxia Chang Xiaoxia Chang (常晓侠, PhD, 2012-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Catalytic System Design and Mechanism Investigation for Photoelectrocatalytic CO2 Reduction
Current Employment: Postdoc, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Delaware
Mengxin Chen Mengxin Chen (陈梦馨 MS, 2015-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Design and synthesis of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Photocathodes for Solar Water Splitting
Current Employment: Human Resources, Sinochem International Corporation
Shuang Chen Shuang Chen (陈爽, PhD, 2007-2012)
Dissertation (June 2012): Selective Oxidation of Methanol to Dimethoxymethane over Bifunctional Vanadium Catalysts
Current Employment: Research Fellow, Tianjin University
Ke Dang Zhiqiang Chen( (陈志强, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (July 2020): Copper-Based Electrocatalysts for Carbon Dioxide Electroreduction towards Multi-Carbon Products
Current Employment: P&G Corporation
Ke Dang Ke Dang (党珂, MS, 2014-2017)
Thesis (June 2017): Surface Modification of Visible-light-response Photoanodes Based on Metal Oxide Semiconductors
Current Employment: Government Staff, Shaanxi Province
Yanxiu Gao Yanxiu Gao (高砚秀,Postdoc, 2018-2019)
Current Employment:Tianjin Univ of Technology
Shijia Feng Shijia Feng (冯时佳, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (November 2019): Design of Visible-Light-Response Photoanodes Based on semiconductors.
Current Employment: Wanhua Corporation
Sika Agbotse Gbonfoun Sika Agbotse Gbonfoun (MS, 2015-2017)
Dissertation (June 2017):  Study of the Structure and Catalytic Effect of Mg-modified VOx/Al2O3 Catalysts for Propane Dehydrogenation
Current Employment: Physical Chemistry Teacher at a High School Located in Her Motherland Togo
Zhiping Han Zhiping Han (韩志萍, MS, 2011-2014)
Thesis (June 2014): Reaction Mechanism of Propane Dehydrogenation over Pt-Cu Catalysts
Current Employment: Process Engineer, Sinopec Ningbo Engineering Co., Ltd.
Yutong He Yutong He (何雨桐, BS, 2012-2014)
Graduation Thesis (2014): Hydrogen production via photoelectrochemical water splitting
Current Employment: PhD Candidate, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University
Zhiqi Huang Congling Hu (胡聪玲, PhD, 2015-2020)
Thesis (December 2020): Electrochemical Water Splitting and CO2 Reduction Catalysts Design and Their Mechanism Comprehension
Current Employment: Postdoc, GUOSEN SECURITIES, Shenzhen
Zhiqi Huang Zhiqi Huang (黄志琦, PhD, 2011-2017)
Thesis (June 2017): Synthesis and Applications of Unconventional Multicomponent Nanostructures
Current Employment: Postdoc, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Feng Jiang Feng Jiang (蒋锋, MS, 2012-2015)
Thesis (June 2015): Study on properties of Pt catalysts and its reaction mechanism in propane dehydrogenation
Current Employment: Wanhua Chemical Group Co., Ltd.
Xingwang Lan Xingwang Lan (兰兴旺,Postdoc, 2018-2020)
Ang Li Ang Li (李盎, PhD, 2012-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Rational Regulation and Effective Utilization of Charge Carriers in Photocatalysts
Current Employment: Postdoc, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces
Changjiang Li Changjiang Li (李长江, MS, 2011-2014)
Thesis (June 2014): Rational Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of BiVO4-based Heterojunction Photocatalysts
Current Employment: International Sales Manager, Wanhua Chemical Group Co., Ltd.
Chengcheng Li Chengcheng Li (李澄澄, PhD, 2012-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Modifying Photoelectrode Materials via Atomic Layer Deposition and Their Catalytic Mechanism Studies in Photoelectrochemical Reactions
Current Employment: Postdoc, School of Materials Science & Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
Di Li Di Li (李迪, MS, 2013-2016)
Thesis (June 2016): Ethanol Steam Reforming over a CeO2-Modified Ni/SBA-15 Catalyst
Current Employment: Ph.D. Student, University of Texas at Austin
He Li He Li (李鹤, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (November 2019): Enhancing Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Performance of c-Si Photocathode by Surface Modification
Current Employment:Integrated supply chain department,Dow Company
Hongfang Li Hongfang Li (李洪芳, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (July 2020): R Reaction Mechanism of Copper-Based Catalysts in Methanol Steam Reforming and Sorption Enhanced Process
Current Employment:Patent Examination Cooperation (Tianjin) Center of the Patent Office, CNIPA
Kang Li Kang Li (李康, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (June 2019): Preparation of Highly Efficient Ni/La2O3 Catalyst for Dry Reforming of Methane and Reaction Mechanism Study
Current Employment: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Hao Li Hao Li (李浩, MS, 2015-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): The Construction of RuO2/TiO2 Mixed Oxide and Investigation on Reactivity of CO Oxidation
Current Employment: Development Engineer at Fermi Instrument Co. L(Shang Hai)
Shuirong Shuirong Li (李水荣, Postdoc, 2001-2014)
Project: Nanoarchitectural Ni-based Catalysts for Hydrogen Production from Catalytic Steam Reforming of Ethanol
Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Xiamen University
Xinyu Li Xinyu Li (李昕煜, MS, 2014-2017)
Thesis (June 2017): Study on Coke Resistant Performance and Mechanism for Dry Reforming of Methane over Ni/La2O3 Catalyst
Current Employment: Ph.D Student, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Sihang Liu Sihang Liu (刘思航, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (July 2020): Density Functional Theory Investigation of Rational Modeling of Catalytic Surfaces under Reaction Conditions
Current Employment: PhD student in Technical University of Denmark
Shanshan Liu Shanshan Liu (刘珊珊 MS, 2014-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Surface Modification and Mechanism Research on Monocrystalline Silicon Photocathode
Current Employment: Teacher in LiaoCheng
Gang Liu Gang Liu (刘刚, MS, 2013-2016)
Thesis (June 2016): On the Catalytic Performances and Mechanism of Propane Dehydrogen over Metal Oxides
Current Employment: Engineer, FAW-VOLKSWAGEN AUTOMOTIVE CO., LET.
Jianwei Lu Jianwei Lu (卢建伟, MS, 2010-2013)
Thesis (June 2013): Mesoporous Anatase TiO2 Hollow Nanostructure with Plasmonic Metal Decoration for Highly Active Visible-light Photocatalysis
Current Employment: Ph.D. Student, Newcastle University
Zhibin Luo Zhibin Luo (罗志斌 PhD, 2012-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Effective Charge Carrier Utilization in Hematite Photoanodes
Current Employment: Postdoc, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB), Germany
Rui Lv Rui Lv (吕睿, MS, 2011-2014)
Thesis (June 2014): Highly Ordered 1-D ZnO Nanopencil Array for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting
Current Employment: Engineer, China Tianchen Engineering Corporation (Tianjin)
Hongyan Ma Hongyan Ma (马洪艳, MS, 2012-2015)
Thesis (December 2015): On the Design and Synthesis of Ni-based Catalysts with High Stability for Ethanol Steam Reforming
Current Employment: Marketing Assistant, CAR Inc. (Beijing)
Yali Meng Yali Meng (孟亚利, MS, 2011-2014)
Thesis (June 2014): Selective Oxidation of Methanol to Dimethoxymethane over Bifunctional Vanadium and Molybdenum Catalysts
Current Employment: Engineer, Shanghai Research Institute of Chemical Industry
Shuai Shen Shuai Shen (沈帅, Postdoc, 2014-2015)
Project: Photocatalysis, FTIR
Current Employment: Senior Engineer, Beijing Perfect Light.
Sier Sang Sier Sang (桑思尔, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (June 2019): Study on performance and mechanism of sorption-enhanced steam reforming multifunctional catalyst
Current Employment:
Sier Sang Janenipa Saupsor (visiting student, 2019-2020)
Current Employment:
Sier Sang Jimin Song (宋继民, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (November 2019): The Study of the Promoter Effects in CO2 Hydrogenation to Methanol and Ethanol
Current Employment:
Fengli Su Fengli Su (苏凤莉, MS, 2010-2013)
Thesis (June 2013): Highly Ordered TiO2 Branched Nanorod Array Composites for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting
Current Employment: Process Engineer, Wison Engineering Services Co. Ltd. (Shanghai)
Jingze Sun Jingze Sun (孙敬泽, BE, 2012-2015)
Graduation Thesis (2015): Development and application of bimetal oxygen carrier for chemical looping hydrogen production
Current Employment:  PhD Candidate, Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University
Zhao Sun Zhao Sun (孙朝, PhD, 2014-2019)
Current Employment: School of Energy and Engineering, Central South University
Ye Tian Ye Tian (田野, BS, 2012-2014)
Graduation Thesis (2014): Hydrogen production via photoelectrochemical water splitting
Current Employment: PhD Candidate, School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University
Hao Tian Hao Tian (田昊, PhD, 2014-2020)
Graduation Thesis (June 2020): Mechanistic Investigations on Metal-Support Interaction of Ni-based Catalysts for Ethanol Steam Reforming
Current Employment: Postdoc, College of Chemical and Molecular Engineering, Peking
Guishuo Wang Guishuo Wang (王桂硕, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (November 2019): Study on Structural Construction and Reaction Mechanism of Catalyst for CO2 Hydrogenation to Ethanol
Current Employment: Engineer, BRICEM, CNNC, Beijing
Jieli Wang Jieli Wang (王洁丽, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (December 2020): Construction and Catalytic Performance of Pt-Sn Catalysts for Propane Dehydrogenation
Current Employment: Engineer,   SINOPEC Shanghai Research Institute of Petrochemical TechnologyStructural
Wei Wang Wei Wang (王玮, PhD, 2006-2011)
Dissertation (May 2011): Direct Synthesis of Dimethyl Carbonate from CO2 and Methanol over CeO2 Catalysts
Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Yantai University
Yihe Wang Yihe Wang (王乙贺, MS, 2016-2019)
Dissertation (June 2019): Controllable synthesis of high atom efficiency Pt-based catalysts and their high electrochemical activity for hydrogen evolution reaction
Current Employment: Hydroking Co. Ltd.
Minghong Wei Minghong Wei (魏铭宏, BS, 2011-2013)
Graduation Thesis (2014): Reaction Mechanism of Propane Dehydrogenation over Pt-Cu Catalysts
Current Employment: MS Student, University of Ottawa
Yijia Wei Yijia Wei (魏一佳, MS, 2014-2017)
Thesis (June 2017): Cuprous Oxide Photocathodes for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting
Current Employment: Government Staff, Binhai New District of Tianjin City
Gaowei Wu Gaowei Wu (吴高伟, MS, 2010-2013)
Thesis (June 2013): Hydrogen Production from Steam Reforming of Biomass-derived Alcohols and Sorption Enhanced Process on Ni-based Catalysts
Current Employment: Ph.D. student, University College London
Tengfang Wu Tengfang Wu (伍腾芳, MS, 2014-2017)
Thesis (December 2017): Study on the Catalytic Performances and Mechanism of Propane Dehydrogenation over Supported Vanadium Catalysts
Current Employment: Sales Manager, Huizhou Yussen Chemical Co.,Ltd
Yufei Xie Quan Xiao (肖权, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (December 2020): Investigation on the Modulation of Supported Pt Catalysts for CO Oxidation
Current Employment: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Yufei Xie Yufei Xie (谢宇飞, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (July 2020): Catalytic Performances and Mechanism of Propane Dehydrogenation over Supported Vanadium Catalysts
Current Employment: PhD student, Ghent University
Chuanye Xiong Chuanye Xiong (熊传烨, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (June 2019): Model Design of vanadium oxide catalysts based on density function theory
Current Employment: Ph.D Student, UC Riverside
Piaoping Yang Piaoping Yang (杨漂萍, MS, 2016-2019)
Thesis (June 2019): Density Functional Theory Investigation of Structure -Performance Relationship of Metal and Metal oxide Catalysts for CO2 Reduction
Current Employment: Ph.D Student, Delware University
Ying Yang Ying Yang (杨颖, BS, 2016-2017)
Graduation Thesis (2017): Interfacial Control of Cu/Cu2O Dark Cathode and Its Application in Photoelectrochemical CO2 Reduction
Current Employment: Ph.D Student, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University
Yu Yang Yu Yang (杨宇, BS, 2012-2015)
Graduation Thesis (2015): Hydrogen production via photoelectrochemical water splitting
Current Employment: Ph.D Candidate, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Shengnan yu Shengnan Yu (于盛楠, MS, 2014-2017)
Dissertation (June 2017): Studies on Controllable Synthesis and Electrocatalytic Applications of Pt-based Nanocatalysts with Specific Morphologies
Current Employment: Administrative Staff, Qingdao University of Science and Technology
Xiang Yuan Xiang Yuan (原翔, MS, 2011-2014)
Thesis (June 2014): Cinnamaldehyde Hydrogenation and Benzyl Alcohol Oxidation over Supported Au Catalyst
Current Employment: Engineer, China Nuclear Power Engineering Co., Ltd. (Beijing)
Xintong Yuan Xintong Yuan (袁欣彤, MS, 2017-2020)
Thesis (July 2020): Design and Performance of Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction Catalysts
Current Employment:
Hairong Yue Hairong Yue (岳海荣, PdD, 2009-2012)
Dissertation (June 2012): Controllable Fabrication of Copper-based Catalysts and Structure-Efficienty Relationship in Hydrogenation of Dimethyl Oxalate
Current Employment: Assistant Professor, School of Chemical Engineering, Sichuan University
Shenjun Zha Shenjun Zha (查珅隽 MS, 2015-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Catalysts Screening and Mechanism Exploration Based on Density Functional Theory
Current Employment: Ph.D. student, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Jiubing Zhao Jiubing Zhao (赵九冰 MS, 2015-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): Acetylene Hydrogenation Reaction: A Density Functional Study
Current Employment: Engineer, Tianjin EV Energies Co., Ltd.
Chengxi Zhang Chengxi Zhang (张成喜, PhD, 2009-2014)
Dissertation (June 2014):  On the Understanding of Designing Principles and Structure-activity Relationship of Nickel-based  Catalysts for Ethanol Steam Reforming
Current Employment: Research Scientist, Research Institute of Petroleum Processing, Sinopec
Lei Zhang Lei Zhang (张雷, PostDoc, 2015-2016)
Current Employment: Posdoc, Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Western University
Jijie Zhang Jijie Zhang (张冀杰, PhD, 2012-2018)
Thesis (June 2018): The design of visible-light driven semiconductor photoanodes and their photoelectrochemical performances
Current Employment: Posdoc, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nankai University
Peng Zhang Peng Zhang (张鹏, PhD, 2010-2015)
Dissertation (December 2015):  Effective Charge Carrier Utilization in Semiconductor Photocatalysts
Current Employment: Postdoc, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dazhong Zhang Dazhong Zhong (钟达忠, visiting student, 2017-2020)
Current Employment: Associate professor, Taiyuan University of Technology
Wenjin Zhu Wenjin Zhu (朱文锦, MS, 2016-2019)
Dissertation (June 2019):  Metal Nanocatalysts for Carbon Dioxide Electroreduction
Current Employment: Ph.D. student, University of Cambridge