Principal Investigator

 

Jingshan Luo

Jingshan Luo is a full professor and vice director of the Institute of Photoelectronic Thin Film Devices and Technology at Nankai University. He received his BSc degree in Jilin University in 2010 and his PhD degree from Nanyang Technological University in 2014. After that, he went to École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland for postdoctoral research in the laboratory of Prof. Michael Grätzel, where he led the solar fuel subgroup. In 2018, he joined Nankai University. Jingshan Luo has authored/coauthored 1 book chapter and more than 80 peer-reviewed publications in Science, Nature Energy, Nature Catalysis and other journals in the field, which have garnered more than 12,000 literature citations and an h-index of 50 (Google Scholar). He is listed as one of 35 Innovators under 35 in China by the MIT Technology Review and the 2018 and 2019 Highly Cited Researchers by the Clarivate Analytics. He is a recipient of the Marie Curie Fellowship, the Clariant Cleantech Award (First Prize), the E-MRS Young Scientist Award and the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad.

 

 

Postdoc


Dr. Lili Wan

Lili Wan received her bachelor degree in Environmental Science from Inner Mongolia University in 2011 and obtained her master and doctor degrees in Environmental Science from Nankai University in 2015 and 2019, respectively. During her PhD study, she visited Geoffrey A. Ozin’s group in University of Toronto as an exchange doctoral student for one and a half years, where she focused on photocatalytic CO2 reduction and published a work on Nature Catalysis (first author). Her research interests are copper-based nanomaterials for electrochemical/ photoelectrochemical CO2 reduction.

 

 

 

 


Dr. Rong Chen

Rong Chen received her B.S. (2013) and M.S. degrees (2016) from Anqing Normal University and Nanjing Normal University, respectively. She subsequently completed her Ph.D. study in College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Xiamen University from 2016 to 2020. Now she is a postdoctoral researcher and working on highly efficient artificial photosynthesis materials and devices for solar energy conversion.

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

PhD students


Miss Huimin Liu

Huimin Liu obtained both her bachelor and mater degrees in Shanxi Normal University in 2015 and 2018 respectively. Her master study is focused on nanostructure electrocatalysts. Prior joining Nankai Unviersity, Huimin has published 3 first author papers in Nano Research and Journal of Materials Chemistry A. During her PhD study, she will focus on electrochemical reduction of N2 to produce renewable ammonia.

 

 

 

 

 


Miss Qixian Xie

Qixian Xie obtained her bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering and Technology at Tianjin University in 2015 and received her master degree in Chemical Engineering from Beijing University of Chemical Technology in 2018, where she studied non-noble metal nanomaterials and their electrochemical applications. During the PhD study at Nankai University, she will focus on developing efficient and selective catalysts for electrochemical reduction of CO2.

 

 

 

 

 


Mr Linrui Duan

Linrui Duan received both his bachelor and master degrees in Chemistry from Xiangtan University in 2014 and 2017 respectively. From 2015 to 2017, he went to Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology of Chinese academy of Science for exchange study, focusing on organic photovoltaic device fabrication. Currently he is a PhD student in Prof. Luo’s group at Institute of Photoelectronic Thin Film Devices and Technology in Nankai University. He focuses on inorganic and semitransparent perovskite solar cells. He is a cooperative and considerate person in daily life and he enjoys music and Ping-Pong ball in his spare time.

 

 

 

 

 


Mr Mang Wang 

Mang Wang received his Bachelor and Master degree from Shaanxi University of Science and Technology (2016) and Dalian University of Technology (2019), respectively. From now on (2019.06.14), he is pursuing his PhD degree under the supervision of Prof. Jingshan Luo in Nankai University, his research interests are focused on electrochemical and photoelectrochemical reduction of CO2 into fuels and chemicals.

 

 

 

 


Mr Yang Fu

Yang Fu received both his bachelor and master degrees in school of chemistry and materials science from Anhui Normal University in 2013 and 2017, respectively. From 2017 to 2018, he worked in Southern University of Science and Technology as a research assistant, focusing on nanostructure electrocatalysts towards water splitting. Now, he is a PhD student in Prof Luo’s lab and focuses on the development of nanostructured catalysts for electrochemical CO2 reduction.

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Master Students


Miss Yanyan Li

Yanyan Li obtained her bachelor degree in China University of Petroleum (East China) in 2018. She will focus on perovskite solar cells during her master study at Nankai University.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Miss Huanhuan Wang

Huanhuan Wang is an exchange student from Xinyang Normal University, and she has one year experience in fabricating PV devices. Her research interests is focused on exploring efficient and stable hybrid perovskite solar cells.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Mr Zhuang Zhang 

Zhuang Zhang obtained his Bachelor’s degree at Nankai University in 2019 and he is now a master student focusing on the stability of hybrid perovskite solar cells.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Miss Linxiao Wu 

Linxiao Wu received her bachelor degree in chemical engineering and technology from Beijing University of Chemical Technology in 2019. She will focus on solar water splitting during her master study at Nankai University.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Research Assistants


Mr Jinshui Cheng 

Jinshui Cheng received both his bachelor and master degrees in Environmental Chemistry from South-Central University for Nationalities in 2016 and 2019 respectively. He is now a research assistant in Prof. Luo’s group and he will focuse on solar water splitting at Nankai University.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Mr Tiangyang Chen

Tianyang Chen received his bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering and Technology from Hefei University of Technology in 2015 and his master degree in Chemical Engineering from Tianjin University of Technology in 2019. From 2018 to 2019, he went to École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne for exchange study, focusing on perovskite solar cells. Currently he is a research assistant in Prof. Luo’s group at Institute of Photoelectronic Thin Film Devices and Technology in Nankai University. His research interest is high-efficency perovskite solar cells.

 

 

 

 

 


Miss Xin Jing 

Xin Jing obtained her bachelor degree in College of Materials Science and Engineering at Nankai University in 2019. She is now a research assistant in Prof. Luo’s group, focusing on efficient and stable hybrid perovskite solar cells.

 

 

 

 

 


Miss Jia Zhao

 

Jia Zhao received her bachelor degree in College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering from Qufu Normal University in 2017 and her master degree in College of Materials Science and Engineering at Nankai University in 2020. She is now a research assistant in Prof. Luo’s group and she will focus on electrochemical and photoelectrochemical  water splitting.

 

 

 

 


Mr Qingjie Wang 

 

Qingjie Wang received his bachelor degree in College of Applied Chemistry from Shenyang University of Chemical Technology in 2017 and his master degree in College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Central South University in 2020. He is now a research assistant in Prof. Luo’s group and he will focus on electrochemical and photoelectrochemical  water splitting.

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Undergraduate Students 

 

Miss Yidan Zhang

Yidan Zhang is an undergraduate student in College of Electronic Information and Optical Engineering at Nankai University. She is doing research projects in Prof. Luo’s group during her spare time.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Alumni

Postdoc: Fengting Cao, Tianjin University of Technology and Education

Undergraduate students:

Mr Yuhao Wu, graduate student in Northeastern University (USA)

Mr Kaibiao Wang, graduate student in University of Electronic Science and Technology of China