Professor Xijin Xu from School of Physics and Technology



 

 

l  Xi jin Xu (DR.úę

Professor

School of Physics and Technology

University of Jinan

l  Educationú║

PHD: Condensed Physics (Specialization in Materials Physics and Chemistry), Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

 MA:  General and Applied Linguistics (Specialization in Translation Studies),  Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

l  Employment  History

Jul. 2007- Jul. 2008

Postdoc in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Jul. 2008- Jul. 2010

Postdoc in National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan.

Sep. 2010- Sep. 2011

Research fellow in Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University

Sep. 2011- Present

Group leader (Prof.) of New Energy Materials and Devices in School of Physics and Technology, University of Jinan

l  Research  Interests:

Nanostructured materials for applications in lithium-ion batteries, supercapacitors, photocatalysis, electro-catalysis, water treatment, etc

l  Teaching Interests

Specialized English for undergraduate and graduate students

l  Research Publications and Grants:

i.  Monographs (Books and Chapters):

 1. Xijin Xu, Xiaosheng Fang, Tianyou Zhai, Liang Li, Yoshio Bando, Dmitri Golberg í░Anodic Alumina Membrane Template and Its Derivative Membrane Nanostructuresí▒ Chapter 4, "Handbook of Innovative Nanomaterials: From Syntheses to Applications" by Pan Stanford Publishing,2012

2. Tianyou Zhai,  Xijin Xu, Liang Li, Xi Wang, Xiaosheng Fang,, Yoshio Bando, and Dmitri Golberg "Seed-Assisted Growth of One-Dimensional Nanostructures" Chapter 1, "Handbook of Innovative Nanomaterials: From Syntheses to Applications" by Pan Stanford Publishing, 2012

ii.  Publicaiton Articles (Partial)

1.       H. Zeng, X. Xu, Y. Bando, U. Gautam, T. Zhai, X. Fang, B. Liu, D. Golberg, Template Deformation-Tailored ZnO Nanorod/Nanowire Arrays: Full Growth Control and Optimization of Field-Emission, Advanced Functional Materials, 2009,. 19, 3165-3172.

2.       T. Zhai, X. Fang, Y. Bando, B. Dierre, B. Liu, H. Zeng, X. Xu, Y. Huang, X. Yuan, T. Sekiguchi, D. Golberg, Characterization, Cathodoluminescence and Field-Emission Properties of Morphology-Tunable CdS Micro/Nanostructures, Advanced Functional Materials, 2009,. 19, 2423-2430. (Cover figure)

3.       X. Xu, X. Fang, T. Zhai, H. Zeng, B. Liu, X. Hu, Y. Bando, D. Golberg, Tube-in-Tube TiO2 Nanotubes with Porous Walls: Fabrication, Formation Mechanism, and Photocatalytic Properties, Small, 2011,. 7, 445-449. (Frontispiece)

4.       X. Xu, S. Yu, S. Lau, L. Li, B. Zhao, Magnetic and thermal expansion properties of vertically aligned Fe nanotubes fabricated by electrochemical method, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008,. 112, 4168-4171.

5.       X. Xu, G. Fei, W. Yu, L. Chen, L. Zhang, X. Ju, X. Hao, B. Wang, In situ x-ray diffraction study of the thermal expansion of the ordered arrays of silver nanowires embedded in anodic alumina membranes, Applied Physics Letters, 2006,. 88, 211902.

6.       X. Xu, G. Fei, W. Yu, L. Zhang, X. Ju, X. Hao, D. Wang, B. Wang, In situ x-ray diffraction study of the size dependent thermal expansion of silver nanowires, Applied Physics Letters, 2006,. 89, 181914.

7.       X. Xu, G. Fei, W. Yu, X. Wang, L. Chen, L. Zhang, Preparation and formation mechanism of ZnS semiconductor nanowires made by the electrochemical deposition method, Nanotechnology, 2006,. 17, 426-429.

8.       X. Xu, C. Tang, H. Zeng, T. Zhai, S. Zhang, H. Zhao, Y. Bando, D. Golberg, Structure Transformation, Photocatalytic and Field Emission Properties of Ridged TiO2 Nanotubes, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2011,. 3, 1352-1358.

9.       H. Zeng, Y. Bando, X. Xu, L. Li, T. Zhai, X. Fang, D. Golberg, Heteroepitaxial Growth of ZnO Nanorod Arrays on GaAs (111) Substrate by Electrochemical Deposition, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2010,. 27, 4339-4343.

10.   T. Zhai, X. Fang, H. Zeng, X. Xu, Y. Bando, D. Golberg, Vapor-Phase Synthesis of One-Dimensional ZnS, CdS and ZnxCd1-xS Nanostructures, Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2010,. 82, 2027-2053. (review paper) (Corresponding author)

11.   X. Xu, G. Fei, X. Wang, Z. Jin, W. Yu, L. Zhang, Synthetic control of large-area, ordered silver nanowires with different diameters, Materials Letters, 2007,. 61, 19-23.

12.   X. Xu, G. Fei, L. Zhu L, X. Wang, A facile approach to the formation of the alumina nanostructures from anodic alumina membranes, Materials Letters, 2007,. 60, 2331-2334.

13.   X. Xu, X. Fang, H. Zeng, T. Zhai, Y. Bando, D. Golberg, One Dimensional Nanostructures in Porous Anodic Alumina Membranes, Science of Advanced Materials, 2010,. 2, 273-394.

14.   M. Chang, X. Cao, X. Xu, L. Zhang, Fabrication and photoluminescence properties of highly ordered ZnS nanowire arrays embedded in anodic alumina membrane, Physics Letters A, 2008,. 372, 273-276.

15.   X. Xu, T. Y. Zhai, M. H. Shao, J. Z. Huang, Anodic Formation of Anatase TiO2 Nanotubes with Rod-formed Walls for Photocatalysis and Field Emitters, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2012,. 14, 16371-16376

16.   X. Xu, J. Huang, M. Shao, P. Wang, Synthetic control of large-area, ordered Fe nanotubes and their nanotube-core/alumina-sheath nanocables, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 2012,. 135, 6-9.

17.   X. Wei, R. Zhao, M. Shao, X. Xu and J. Huang, Fabrication and properties of ZnO/GaN heterostructure nanocolumnar thin film on Si (111) substrate, Nanoscale Research Letters, 2013,. 8, 112

18.   M. Shao, X. Xu, J. Huang, Q. Zhang, and L. Ma, TiO2 Nanotube-Based Composites:Synthesis and Applications, Science of Advanced Materials, 2013,. 5, xxx, doi:10.1166/sam.2013.1545

19.   X. Xu, M. Shao, J. Huang, and M. Ding, Crystalline TIT TiO2 Nanotubes for High-Performance Field Emitters and Metal/Semiconductor/Metal Back-to-Back Schottky Diode, Science of Advanced Materials, 2013,. 5, xxx, doi:10.1166/sam.2013.1524,

20.   Q. Zhang, L. Ma, X. Xu, M. Shao, J. Huang, L. Han, W. Li, The influence of oxidation time on the morphologies of TiO2 nanostructures, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013,.

21.   X. Xu, Self-encapsulated core-shell ZnS microspheres: controlled sythesis, growth mechanism and photoluminescence properties, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013,

22.   X. Xu, M. Shao, J. Huang, Q. Zhang, L. Ma, Template-Assisted Electrodeposition of Iron Nanostructures, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013,

23.   X. Xu, D. Yang, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, A Special Issue on Nanotubular Nanostructures and Nanomaterials, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing, 2012,. 2, 1-2.

24.   B. Jia, X. Liu, X. Xu, Fabrication of uniform Ž┴-Fe2O3 hexagonal plates through oriented attachment of subordinate nanoplatelets, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing, 2012,. 2, 36-40.

25.   J. Huang, M. Shao, X. Xu, Organic/inorganic heterostructure white-light-emitting diode based on ZnO nanorods, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing, 2012,. 2, 175-178.

26.   J. Huang, M. Shao, X. Xu, Transient and Stable Electroluminescence Properties of Alternating-Current Biased Organic Light-Emitting Diodes, Frontiers of Optoelectronics, 2012,. 5(3), 279-283

27.   J. Huang, W. Liang, M. Shao, X. Xu* Recent progress of AC voltage-induced luminescence from a SiO2/polymer/SiO2 thin film hetero-structure, Reviews in Advanced Sciences and Engineering, 2013,. 2, 38-50.

iii.  Research Grants

1. Non metal doped Cu2(1-x)ZnxO/TiO2 nanoheterostructures with enhanced visible-light photocatalytic perfemance (11304120), NSFC

2. Fabrication and thermoelectric properties of Bi2Te3/Bi2Sb3superlattice nanotube arrays (BS2012CL005)

l  Contact: sps_xuxj@ujn.edu.cn