Research Associate, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico , 6/2001 - 8/2004
Senior Scientist, Energy Conversion Devices, Inc, Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA, 12/2000 - 5/2001
Systems Engineer, General Motors Advanced Technology Vehicles (GMATV) Division, Indianapolis Technical Center, 8/1999 - 11/2000
Awards & Honors
Research Frontiers Trailblazer Award (IUPUI), 4/2015
Abraham M. Max Distinguished Professor Award (Purdue School of Engineering & Technology), 8/2014
Qing Gong, Hong Zhang, Haoran Yu, Sungho Jeon, Yang Ren, Zhenzhen Yang, Cheng-Jun Sun, Eric A. Stach, Alexandre C. Foucher, Yikang Yu, Matthew Smart, Gabriel M. Filippelli, David A. Cullen, Ping Liu, and Jian Xie *, “Amino-tethering synthesis strategy toward highly accessible sub-3-nm L10-PtM catalysts for high-power fuel cells”, Matter, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matt.2022.12.011 (IF:19.97)
Yadong Liu, Fan Yang, Yikang Yu, Kang Yu, Ronghui Kou, Cheng-Jun Sun, Yuzi Liu, Jiayi Xu, Cong Liu, Chenzhao Li, Tianwei Liu, Yang Ren, Wenquan Lu, Rafael Ferreira, Paulo Ferreira, Zhengcheng Zhang, and Jian Xie*, “Reversible Iron Oxyfluoride (FeOF)-Graphene Composites as Sustainable Cathodes for High Energy Density Lithium Batteries”, Small, 2023, 2206947, DOI: 10.1002/smll.202206947. (IF: 15.15).
Chenzhao Li, Liang Song, Xueru Zhao, Kotaro Sasaki*, and Jian Xie*, “Nitrogen-Doped PtNi Catalysts on Polybenzimidazole-Functionalized Carbon Support for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces2022, 14, 23, 26814–26823. (IF:10.38)
Mengjie Chen, Chenzhao Li, Bingzhang Zhang, Yachao Zeng, Stavros Karakalos, Sooyeon Hwang, Jian Xie*and Gang Wu* “High-Platinum-Content Catalysts on Atomically Dispersed and Nitrogen Coordinated Single Manganese Site Carbons for Heavy-Duty Fuel Cells”, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 169, 034510 (2022)
Tianwei Liu**, Yadong Liu, Longong Fan, Yikang Yu**, Yang Ren, Chengjun Sun, Zisheng Chao, Paulo Ferreira and Jian Xie*, “Approaching theoretical specific capacity of iron-rich lithium iron silicate using graphene-incorporation and fluorine-doping”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A,2022, 10, 4006. (Impact factor:14.51)
Xing Li; Yanghua He; Shaobo Cheng; Boyang Li; Yachao Zeng; Zhenhua Xie; Qingping Meng; Lu Ma; Kim Kisslinger; Xiao Tong; Sooyeon Hwang; Siyu Yao; Chenzhao Li; Zhi Qiao; Chongxin Shan; Yimei Zhu; Jian Xie; Guofeng Wang; Gang Wu; Dong Su, "Atomic Structural Evolution of Pt-Co Binary Catalysts: Single Metal Sites versus Intermetallic Nanocrystals", Mate, 2021, 2106371, (IF= 30.85), https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.202106371
Zhi Qiao,‡ Chenyu Wang,‡ Chenzhao Li,‡ Yachao Zeng,‡Sooyeon Hwang, *Boyang Li, Stavros Karakalos, Jaehyung Park, A. Jeremy Kropf, Evan C. Wegener, Qing Gong, Hui Xu, Guofeng Wang, Deborah J. Myers,*Jian Xie,* Jacob S. Spendelow* and Gang Wu*, “Synergy from Atomically Dispersed Single Iron Sites for Promoting Pt and Pt3Co Ordered Intermetallic Fuel Cell Catalysts: Performance and Durability Improvements”, Energy & Environmental Science, 2021,14, 4948-4960 (IF=38.53).
Gong, Q.; Li, C*.; Liu, Y.; Ilavsky, J.; Guo, F.; Cheng, X.; Xie, J., “Effects of Ink Formulation on Construction of Catalyst Layers for High-Performance Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells”, ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2021,13 (31), 37004-37013.
Yikang Yu**, Yadong Liu, and Jian Xie*, "Building Better Li Metal Anodes in Liquid Electrolyte: Challenges and Progress", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces2021, 13, 1, 18–33https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c17302.
Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells, Advanced Batteries, Graphenes, Nano-materils synthesis and characterization, Hydrogen Generation and Storage, Energy and Composite Materials, Clean coal Technology, Carbon dioxide reduction, In-depth Investigation of Process-Structure-Property Relationships, Materials Characterization (SEM, TEM, AFM, XRD, XRF, TGA/DSC, BET and Hg Porosimetry ,and Electrochemical Measuring Techniques), Electric Propulsion Systems for EV, HEV and UWV, Electrochemical Engineering, Corrosion, Renewable Energy, Carbons, Electrocatalysis, Surface and Interface phenomena, Thermal Modeling, Failure Analysis (Durability), Biomedical Materials and Devices.
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