Faculties

Xu Xu

 

State Key Laboratory of Advanced Technology for Materials Synthesis and Processing

Wuhan University of Technology

xuxu@whut.edu.cn

EDUCATIIONS

Ph. D. Sep. 2009 - Dec. 2016

College of Material Science and Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology

Major: Materials Science

Advisor: Prof. Liqiang Mai, Prof. Qingjie Zhang

Visiting Graduate Researcher Sep. 2014 - Sep. 2016

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Advisor: Prof. Xiangfeng Duan

B.E., Sep. 2005 - Jun. 2009

College of Material Science and Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology

Major: Materials Chemistry

PROFESSIIONAL APPOIINTMENTS

Assistant Professor Jan. 2017 –

State Key Laboratory of Advanced Technology for Materials Synthesis and Processing

Wuhan University of Technology

RESEARCH IINTERESTS

1. One-dimensional nanomaterials for electrochemical energy storage (Li-ion batteries, Li-S

batteries, Na-ion batteries, supercapacitors)

2. Nano/microsized devices for electrochemical energy storage (Li-ion batteries, Na-ion batteries,

Supercapacitors)

3. Graphene and its nanocomposites for electrochemical energy storage (Li-S batteries,

Supercapacitors)

SELECTED PUBLIICATIIONS

1. Xu Xu, Mengyu Yan, Xiaocong Tian, et al. In Situ Investigation of Li and Na Ion Transport with Single

Nanowire Electrochemical Devices. Nano Letters, 2015, 15, 3879-3884. (IF: 13.592)

2. Xu Xu, Yanzhu Luo, Liqiang Mai*, et al. Topotactically Synthesized Ultralong LiV3O8 Nanowire Cathode

Materials for High-Rate and Long-Life Rechargeable Lithium Batteries. NPG Asia Materials, 2012, 4, e20.

(IF: 10.118)

3. Yanzhu Luo#, Xu Xu#, Yuxiang Zhang, et al. Hierarchical Carbon Decorated Li3V2(PO4)3 as a Bicontinuous

Cathode with High‐Rate Capability and Broad Temperature Adaptability. Advanced Energy Materials, 2014,

4,1400107. (Co-first author, IF: 16.146)

4. Benjamin Papandrea#, Xu Xu#, Yuxi Xu, et al. Three-Dimensional Graphene Framework with Ultra-High

Sulfur Content for a Robust Lithium–Sulfur Battery. Nano Research, 2016, 9, 240-248. (Co-first author, IF:

7.01)

5. Yanzhu Luo#, Xu Xu#, Yuxiang Zhang, et al. Graphene Oxide Templated Growth and Superior Lithium

Storage Performance of Novel Hierarchical Co2V2O7 Nanosheets. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2016.

(Co-first author, IF: 6.723)

6. Xiaocong Tian#, Xu Xu#, Liang He, et al. Ultrathin Pre-Lithiated V6O13 Nanosheet Cathodes with Enhanced

Electrical Transport and Cyclability. Journal of Power Sources, 2014, 255, 235-241. (Co-first author, IF:

6.217)

7. Liqiang Mai*, Xu Xu, Chunhua Han, et al. Rational Synthesis of Silver Vanadium Oxides/Polyaniline Triaxial

Nanowires with Enhanced Electrochemical Property. Nano Letters, 2011, 11, 4992-4996. (IF: 13.592)

8. Liqiang Mai*, Xu Xu, Lin Xu, Chunhua Han and Yanzhu Luo. Vanadium Oxide Nanowires for Li-Ion Batteries.

Journal of Materials Research, 2011, 26, 2175-2185. (IF: 1.647)

9. Yanzhu Luo, Xu Xu, Xiaocong Tian, et al. Facile Synthesis of a Co3V2O8 Interconnected Hollow Microsphere

Anode with Superior High-Rate Capability for Li-Ion Batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2016, 4,

5075-5080. (IF: 7.443)

10. Liqiang Mai*, Xiaocong Tian, Xu Xu, et al. Nanowire Electrodes for Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices.

Chemical Reviews, 2014, 114, 11828-11862. (IF: 46.568)