Teaching Staff
ZHU, Xunjin - Assistant Professor

Educational Background
  • B.Sc., Wuhan Institute of Technology
  • M.Sc., Wuhan University
  • Ph.D., HKBU
  • Postdoctoral: The University of Texas at Austin, Georgia Institute of Technology

Current Research Interests

Office: Room T1301
Tel: (852)3411-5159
E-mail: xjzhu@hkbu.edu.hk
website: http://chem.hkbu.edu.hk/xjzhu

Selected Publications
  1. S. Chen, P. Liu, Y. Hua, Y. Y. Li, L. Kloo, X. Z. Wang, B. Ong, W.-K. Wong, X. Zhu, “Study of Arylamine-Substituted Porphyrins as Hole-Transporting Materials in High-Performance Perovskite Solar Cells”. ACS Appl. Mater. Inter., 9, 13231-13239 (2017).
  2. Z. Zhang, Y. N. He, L. Liu, X. Q. Lu, X. Zhu, W.-K. Wong, M. Pan, C. Y. Su, “Pure white-light and colour-tuning of Eu3+-Gd3+-containing metallopolymer”, Chem. Commun., 52, 3713-3716 (2016).
  3. L. G. Xiao, S. Chen, K. Gao, X. B. Peng, F. Liu, Y. Cao, W.-Y. Wong, W.-K. Wong, X. Zhu, “New Terthiophene-Conjugated Porphyrin Donors for Highly Efficient Organic Solar Cells”, ACS Appl. Mater. Inter., 8, 30176-30183 (2016).
  4. H. Wang, L. Xiao, L. Yan, S. Chen, X. Zhu, X. Peng, X. Wang, W. K. Wong, W. Y. Wong, “Structural Engineering of Porphyrin-based Small Molecules as Donors for Efficient Organic Solar Cells”, Chem. Sci., 7, 4301-4307 (2016).
  5. X. Zhou, J. Jin, X. Zhu, J. Huang, J. Yu, W. Y. Wong, W. K. Wong, “New Co(OH)2/CdS Nanowires for Efficient Visible Light Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production”. J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 5282-5287 (2016).
  6. S. Chen, L. G. Xiao, X. Zhu, X. B. Peng, W. K. Wong, W. Y. Wong, “Solution-processed New Porphyrin-based Small Molecules as Electron Donors for Highly Efficient Organic Photovoltaics”, Chem. Commun., 51, 14439-14442 (2015).
  7. H. He, D. W. Li, L. Y. Yang, L. Fu, X. Zhu, W. K. Wong, F. L. Jiang, Y. Liu, “A Novel Bifunctional Mitochondria-targeted Anticancer Agent with High Selectivity for Cancer Cells”. Sci. Rep., 5, 13543 (2015).
  8. L. G. Xiao, H. D. Wang, K. Gao, L. S. Li, C. Liu, X. B. Peng, W. Y. Wong, W. K. Wong, X. Zhu, “A-D-A Type Small Molecules Based on Boron Dipyrromethene for Solution-Processed Organic Solar Cells”, Chem.-Asian J., 10, 1513-1518 (2015).
  9. G. Y. Mu, S. Q. Zhuang, W. Z. Zhang, Y. X. Wang, B. Wang, L. Wang, X. Zhu, “Efficient Blue Organic Light-emitting Diodes Based on Triphenylimidazole Substituted Anthracene Derivatives”, Org. Electron., 21, 9-18 (2015).
  10. Y. Hua, J. He, C. Zhang, C. Qin, L. Han, J. Zhao, T. Chen, W. Y. Wong, W. K. Wong, X. Zhu, “Effects of Various Pi-conjugated Spacers in Thiadiazole[3,4-c]pyridine-cored Panchromatic Organic Dyes for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells”, J. Mater. Chem. A, 3, 138-146 (2015).
  11. G. Mu, W. Zhang, P. Xu, H. Wang, Y. Wang, L. Wang, S. Zhuang, X. Zhu, “Constructing New n-Type, Ambipolar, and p-Type Aggregation-Induced Blue Luminogens by Gradually Tuning the Proportion of Tetrahphenylethene and Diphenylphophine Oxide”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 118, 8610-8616 (2014).
  12. Y. Hua, S. Chang, H. Wang, T. Chen, X. Xiao, W. Y. Wong, W. K. Wong, X. J. Zhu, “Very Simple Phenothiazine Based Dyes for Highly Efficient DSSCs: The Influence of Different N-alkyl Chains on Cell Performances”, Chem. Mater., 25, 2146-2153 (2013).