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

Selected Publications

  1. 1) Wang C.; Chen Y.; Su D.; Man W. L.; Lau K. C.; Han L.; Zhao L.; Zhan D.; Zhu X. J.* “In-situ Electropolymerized Three‐Dimensional Microporous Cobalt‐Porphyrin Nanofilm for Highly Effective Molecular Electrocatalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide.”, Adv. Mater., 2303179 (2023).
  2. Xu J.; Chen J.; Chen S.; Gao H.; Li Y.; Jiang Z.; Zhang Y.; Wang X.; Zhu X. J.* Xu B. “Organic spacer engineering of ruddlesden-popper perovskite materials toward efficient and stable solar cells”, Chem. Eng. J. , 453, 139790 (2023).
  3. Bodedla G. B.; Imran M.; Zhao J.; Zhu X, J.*; Wong W.-Y. “Design of AIEgen-based porphyrin for efficient heterogeneous photocatalytic hydrogen evolution”, Aggregate, e364 (2023).
  4. Bodedla G. B.; Piradi V.; Imran M.; Zhao J.; Zhu X. J.*; Wong W.-Y. “Visible-to-near-infrared light-harvesting A-π-D-π-A porphyrins for boosted photocatalytic hydrogen evolution.”, J. Mater. Chem. A, 11(3), 1473-1481 (2023).
  5. Liu C.-K.; Piradi V.; Song J.; Wang Z.; Wong L.-W.; Tan E.-H. L.; Zhao J.; Zhu X. J. *; Yan F. “2D Metal-Organic Framework Cu3(HHTT)2 Films for Broadband Photodetectors from Ultraviolet to Mid-Infrared.”, Adv. Mater., 34, 220414 (2022).
  6. Yi J.; Pan M.; Chen L.; Chen Y.; Angunawela I. C.; Luo S.; Zhang T.; Zeng A.; Chen J.; Qi Z.; Yu H.; Liu W.; Lai J. Y. L.; Kim H. K.; Zhu X. J.*; Ade H.; Lin H.; Yan H.* “Benzo[1,2-b: 4,5-bʹ]Difuran Based Donor Polymer Achieving High-Performance (> 17%) Single-Junction Organic Solar Cells with a Fill Factor of 80.4%.”, Adv. Energy Mater., 2201850 (2022).
  7. Zheng, K. L.; Bodedla, G. B.; Hou, Y. Q.; Zhang, J.; Liang, R. H.; Zhao, J. Z.; Phillips, D. L.; Zhu, X. J.* “Enhanced cocatalyst-free photocatalytic H-2 evolution by the synergistic AIE and FRET for an Ir-complex conjugated porphyrin”, J Mater Chem A, 10, 4440-4445 (2022).
  8. Tritton, D. N.; Tang, F. K.; Bodedla, G. B.; Lee, F. W.; Kwan, C. S.; Leung, K. C. F.; Zhu, X. J.*; Wong, W. Y. “Development and advancement of iridium(III)-based complexes for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution”, Coord. Chem. Rev., 459, (2022).
  9. Liu, L. F.; Du, S. W.; Guo, X. Y.; Xiao, Y. J.; Yin, Z. X.; Yang, N. C.; Bao, Y. F.; Zhu, X. J.; Jin, S. Y.; Feng, Z. C.; Zhang, F. X. “Water-Stable Nickel Metal-Organic Framework Nanobelts for Cocatalyst-Free Photocatalytic Water Splitting to Produce Hydrogen.”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 144, 2747-2754 (2022).
  10. Yin, H.; Ho, J. K. W.; Piradi, V.; Chen, S.; Zhu, X. J.*; So, S. K. “Highly-Transparent and True-Colored Semitransparent Indoor Photovoltaic Cells”, Small Methods, 4, 2000136 (1-8). (2020).