Liming Wu




2016 .1 - Present

Research institute for new materials, Wuhan University of Technology



2012 .9-2015.9

Muenster University, Germany, Ph.D student

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Stefano Passerini


2009.10 -2012. 6  

Master, Renmin University of China


2005.9-2009. 6  

Bachelor, Wuhan University of Technology


First-author publications:

(1) Liming Wu, Dominic Bresser, Daniel Buchholz, Guinevere A. Giffin, Claudia Ramirez Castro, Anders Ochel, Stefano Passerini. Unfolding the Mechanism of Sodium Insertion in Anatase TiO2 Nanoparticles, Adv. Energy Mater. 2015, 1401142.


(2) Liming Wu, Arianna Moretti, Daniel Buchholz, Stefano Passerini, Dominic

Bresser. Combining ionic liquid-based electrolytes and nanostructured anatase TiO2

anodes for intrinsically safer sodium-ion batteries, DOI:10.1016/j.electacta.2016.03.124


(3) Liming Wu, Dr. Daniel Buchholz, Christoph Vaalma, Dr. Guinevere A. Giffin, Prof.Dr. Stefano Passerini. Apple-Biowaste-Derived Hard Carbon as a Powerful Anode Material for Na-Ion Batteries, DOI:10.1002/celc.201500437.


(4) Liming Wu, Dominic Bresser, Daniel Buchholz, Stefano Passerini. Nanocrystalline TiO2(B) as Anode Material for Sodium-Ion Batteries, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 162 (2) A3052-8 (2015).


(5) Liming Wu, Daniel Buchholz, Dominic Bresser, Luciana Gomes Chagas,

Stefano Passerini. Anatase TiO2 nanoparticles for high power sodium-ion anodes, Journal of Power Sources 251 (2014) 379-385.


(6) Liming Wu; Song, FangFang; Fang, Xuxiong; Guo, Zhi-Xin; Liang, S.

A practical vacuum sensor based on a ZnO nanowire array, Nanotechnology 21 (2010) 475502-7.


Co-author publications

(1) Gebrekidan Gebresilassie Eshetu, Sylvie Grugeon, Huikyong Kim, Sangsik Jeong,

Liming Wu, Gregory Gachot. Comprehensive Insights into the Reactivity of Electrolytes Based on Sodium Ions, ChemSusChem (Impact Factor: 7.66). 02/2016; DOI:10.1002/cssc.201501605.


(2) Luciana Gomes Chagas, Daniel Buchholz, Christoph Vaalma, Liming Wu,

Stefano Passerini. P-type NaxNi0.22Co0.11Mn0.66O2 materials: Linking synthesis

with structure and electrochemical performance,  J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 20263–20270


(3) Daniel Buchholz, Luciana Gomes Chagas, Christoph Vaalma, Liming Wu,

Stefano Passerini. Water sensitivity of layered P2/P3-NaxNi0.22Co0.11Mn0.66O2

cathode material, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 13415-13421


(4) Luciana Gomes Chagas, Daniel Buchholz, Liming Wu, Britta Vortmann, Stefano

Passerini. Unexpected performance of layered sodium-ion cathode material in ionic liquid-based electrolyte, Journal of Power Sources 247 (2014) 377-383


(5) FangFang Song, Liming Wu and S Liang. Giant Seebeck coefficient thermoelectric device of MnO2 powder, Nanotechnology 23 (2012) 085401-5.



Abstract #s05-032. 65th ISE Meeting (2014).

Abstract #289. 14th Ulm Electrochemical Talks (2014).

Abstract #MA2014-04 302. 17th IMLB Meeting (2014).

Abstract #364, 224th ECS Meeting. The Electrochemical Society (2013).



2011 – Excellent Postgraduate Student, Renmin University of China

2010 - Excellent Postgraduate Student, Renmin University of China

2007 – Three Merit Student, Wuhan University of Technology