Dr Dan Liu

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Research Fellow

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

dan.liu@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 73283

Publications

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2019

Improving the gas barrier, mechanical and thermal properties of poly(vinyl alcohol) with molybdenum disulfide nanosheets

J Zhang, W Lei, J Schutz, D Liu, B Tang, C Wang, X Wang

(2019), Vol. 57, pp. 406-414, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, C1

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2018

Synthesis of composite nanosheets of graphene and boron nitride and their lubrication application in oil

Y Liu, S Mateti, A Glushenkov, Dan Liu, Luhua Li, D Fabijanic, Y Chen, C Li, X Liu

(2018), Vol. 20, Advanced engineering materials, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Super-compatible functional boron nitride nanosheets/polymer films with excellent mechanical properties and ultra-high thermal conductivity for thermal management

J Wang, Y Wu, Y Xue, D Liu, X Wang, X Hu, Y Bando, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 6, pp. 1363-1369, Journal of materials chemistry C, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Route to high-energy density polymeric nitrogen t-N via He-N compounds

Yinwei Li, Xiaolei Feng, Hanyu Liu, Jian Hao, Simon Redfern, Weiwei Lei, Dan Liu, Yanming Ma

(2018), Vol. 9, Nature Communications, London, Eng., C1

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Nanocavity-in-multiple nanogap plasmonic coupling effects from vertical sandwich-like Au@Al2O3@Au arrays for surface-enhanced raman scattering

Chen Yang, Ying Chen, Dan Liu, Cheng Chen, Jiemin Wang, Ye Fan, Shaoming Huang, Weiwei Lei

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 8317-8323, ACS Applied materials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

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Vertically aligned ?-AlOOH nanosheets on Al foils as flexible and reusable substrates for NH3 adsorption

C Yang, Y Chen, D Liu, J Wang, C Chen, J Wang, Y Fan, S Huang, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 13, pp. 138101-1-138101-6, Frontiers of physics, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Nanofluidic electric generators constructed from boron nitride nanosheet membranes

S Qin, D Liu, Y Chen, C Chen, G Wang, J Wang, J Razal, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 47, pp. 368-373, Nano energy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Surface modification of boron nitride nanosheets by polyelectrolytes via atom transfer radical polymerization

Y Wu, M Guo, G Liu, S Xue, Y Xia, D Liu, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 5, Materials Research Express, Bristol, Eng., C1

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B/N co-doped carbon nanosphere frameworks as high-performance electrodes for supercapacitors

J Hao, J Wang, S Qin, D Liu, Y Li, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 6, pp. 8053-8058, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Functionalized boron nitride membranes with ultrafast solvent transport performance for molecular separation

Cheng Chen, Jiemin Wang, Dan Liu, Chen Yang, Yuchen Liu, Rodney Ruoff, Weiwei Lei

(2018), Vol. 9, Nature communications, London, Eng., C1

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One-step template-free synthesis of 3D functionalized flower-like boron nitride nanosheets for NH3 and CO2 adsorption

Chen Yang, Jinfeng Wang, Ying Chen, Dan Liu, Shaoming Huang, Weiwei Lei

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 10979-10985, Nanoscale, London, Eng., C1

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Enhancing the thermal and mechanical properties of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) with boron nitride nanosheets and cellulose nanocrystals

J Zhang, W Lei, J Chen, D Liu, B Tang, J Li, X Wang

(2018), Vol. 148, pp. 101-108, Polymer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Boron nitride nanosheets/PNIPAM hydrogels with improved thermo-responsive performance

Shishan Xue, Yuanpeng Wu, Jiemin Wang, Meiling Guo, Dan Liu, Weiwei Lei

(2018), Vol. 11, pp. 1-9, Materials, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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High temperature thermally conductive nanocomposite textile by "green" electrospinning

Jiemin Wang, Quanxiang Li, Dan Liu, Cheng Chen, Zhiqiang Chen, Jian Hao, Yinwei Li, Jin Zhang, Minoo Naebe, Weiwei Lei

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 16868-16872, Nanoscale, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Functionalized boron nitride membranes with multipurpose and super-stable semi-permeability in solvents

C Chen, D Liu, J Wang, L Wang, J Sun, W Lei

(2018), Vol. 6, pp. 21104-21109, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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2017

Photocatalytic TiO?/porous BNNSs composites for simultaneous LR2B and Cr (VI) removal in wool dyeing bath

W Xie, M Zhang, D Liu, W Lei, L Sun, X Wang

(2017), Vol. 333, pp. 165-173, Journal of photochemistry and photobiology A: chemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Porous boron carbon nitride nanosheets as efficient metal-free catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction in both alkaline and acidic solutions

J Wang, J Hao, D Liu, S Qin, D Portehault, Y Li, Y Chen, W Lei

(2017), Vol. 2, pp. 306-312, ACS energy letters, Washington, D.C., C1

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Reactive yellow 161 decolorization by TiO?/porous boron nitridenanosheet composites in cotton dyeing effluent

W Xie, M Zhang, D Liu, W Lei, L Sun, X Wang

(2017), Vol. 5, pp. 1392-1399, ACS sustainable chemistry and engineering, Washington, D.C., C1

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Porous BN/TiO? hybrid nanosheets as highly efficient visible-light-driven photocatalysts

D Liu, M Zhang, W Xie, L Sun, Y Chen, W Lei

(2017), Vol. 207, pp. 72-78, Applied catalysis B: environmental, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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High and stable ionic conductivity in 2D nanofluidic ion channels between boron nitride layers

S Qin, D Liu, G Wang, D Portehault, C Garvey, Y Gogotsi, W Lei, Y Chen

(2017), Vol. 139, pp. 6314-6320, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., C1

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Flower stamen-like porous boron carbon nitride nanoscrolls for water cleaning

Jiemin Wang, Jian Hao, Dan Liu, Si Qin, Cheng Chen, Chen Yang, Yuchen Liu, Tianyu Yang, Ye Fan, Ying Chen, Weiwei Lei

(2017), Vol. 9, pp. 9787-9791, Nanoscale, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Functionalized boron nitride nanosheets/graphene interlayer for fast and long-life lithium-sulfur batteries

Y Fan, Z Yang, W Hua, D Liu, T Tao, M Rahman, W Lei, S Huang, Y Chen

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 1-6, Advanced energy materials, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Synergistic influence from the hybridization of boron nitride and graphene oxide nanosheets on the thermal conductivity and mechanical properties of polymer nanocomposites

J Zhang, W Lei, D Liu, X Wang

(2017), Vol. 151, pp. 252-257, Composites science and technology, Kidlington, Eng., C1

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BN nanosheet/polymer films with highly anisotropic thermal conductivity for thermal management applications.

Y Wu, Y Xue, S Qin, D Liu, X Wang, X Hu, J Li, X Wang, Y Bando, D Golberg, Y Chen, Y Gogotsi, W Lei

(2017), ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

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2016

Superior adsorption of pharmaceutical molecules by highly porous BN

D Liu, W Lei, S Qin, K Klika, Y Chen

(2016), Vol. 18, pp. 84-88, Physical chemistry chemical physics, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Advanced N-doped mesoporous molybdenum disulfide nanosheets and the enhanced lithium-ion storage performance

S Qin, W Lei, D Liu, Y Chen

(2016), Vol. 4, pp. 1440-1445, Journal of materials chemistry a, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Efficient photocatalytic reduction of aqueous Cr(VI) over porous BNNSs/TiO2 nanocomposites under visible light irradiation

D Liu, M Zhang, W Xie, L Sun, Y Chen, W Lei

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 8309-8313, Catalysis science & technology, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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2015

High N-content holey few-layered graphene electrocatalysts: Scalable solvent-less production

D Liu, W Lei, D Portehault, S Qin, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1682-1687, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, C1

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Silver nanoparticles prepared by gamma irradiation across metal-organic framework templates

L He, L Dumee, D Liu, L Velleman, F She, C Banos, J Davies, L Kong

(2015), Vol. 5, pp. 10707-10715, RSC Advances, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Scalable production of wrinkled and few-layered graphene sheets and their use for oil and organic solvent absorption

D Liu, W Lei, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 6913-6918, Physical chemistry chemical physics, London, Eng., C1

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Highly crumpled boron nitride nanosheets as adsorbents: scalable solvent-less production

W Lei, D Liu, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials interfaces, London, Eng., C1

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Multifunctional polymer/porous boron nitride nanosheet membranes for superior trapping emulsified oils and organic molecules

D Liu, L He, W Lei, K Klika, L Kong, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials interfaces, London, Eng., C1

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Synthesis of an indium oxide nanoparticle embedded graphene three-dimensional architecture for enhanced lithium-ion storage

S Qin, D Liu, W Lei, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 18238-18243, Journal of materials chemistry a, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Boron nitride colloidal solutions, ultralight aerogels and freestanding membranes through one-step exfoliation and functionalization

W Lei, V Mochalin, D Liu, S Qin, Y Gogotsi, Y Chen

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 1-8, Nature communications, London, Eng., C1

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Prediction of a superhard carbon-rich C-N compound comparable to diamond

J Hao, H Liu, W Lei, X Tang, J Lu, D Liu, Y Li

(2015), Vol. 119, pp. 28614-28619, Journal of physical chemistry c, Washington, D.C., C1

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Boron (carbon) nitride nanomaterials: synthesis, porosity, and related applications

W Lei, D Liu, S Qin, D Portehault, Y Chen

(2015), pp. 59-90, Nanotubes and nanosheets : functionalization and applications of boron nitride and other nanomaterials., Baton Rouge, La., B1

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2014

Oxygen-doped boron nitride nanosheets with excellent performance in hydrogen storage

W Lei, H Zhang, Y Wu, B Zhang, D Liu, S Qin, Z Liu, L Liu, Y Ma, Y Chen

(2014), Vol. 6, pp. 219-224, Nano Energy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Large-scale production of h-In2O3/carbon nanocomposites with enhanced lithium storage properties

D Liu, W Lei, S Qin, Y Chen

(2014), Vol. 135, pp. 128-132, Electrochimica Acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Spectroscopic and computational characterizations of alkaline-earth- and heavy-metal-exchanged natrolites

D Liu, X Chen, Y Ma, Z Liu, T Vogt, Y Lee

(2014), Vol. 79, pp. 1096-1102, ChemPlusChem, London, Eng., C1

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Template-free synthesis of functional 3D BN architecture for removal of dyes from water.

D Liu, W Lei, S Qin, Y Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 4453-, Scientific Reports, England, C1

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In-situ and tunable nitrogen-doping of MoS2 nanosheets

S Qin, W Lei, D Liu, Y Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-5, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1

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2013

Large-scale synthesis of hexagonal corundum-type In2O 3 by ball milling with enhanced lithium storage capabilities

D Liu, W Lei, S Qin, L Hou, Z Liu, Q Cui, Y Chen

(2013), Vol. 1, pp. 5274-5278, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, England, C1

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Synthesis of single-crystal nanoparticles of indium oxide by 'urea glass' method and their electrochemical properties

S Qin, W Lei, D Liu, P Lamb, Y Chen

(2013), Vol. 91, pp. 5-8, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Porous boron nitride nanosheets for effective water cleaning

W Lei, D Portehault, D Liu, S Qin, Y Chen

(2013), Vol. 4, pp. 1-7, Nature communications, London, England, C1

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Large scale boron carbon nitride nanosheets with enhanced lithium storage capabilities

W Lei, S Qin, D Liu, D Portehault, Z Liu, Y Chen

(2013), Vol. 49, pp. 352-354, Chemical communications, Cambridge, England, C1

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Room temperature ferromagnetism in new diluted magnetic semiconductor AlN:Mg nanowires

Y Xu, B Yao, D Liu, W Lei, P Zhu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2013), Vol. 15, pp. 3271-3274, CrystEngComm, Cambridge, England, C1

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2012

Spectroscopic characterization of alkali-metal exchanged natrolites

D Liu, Z Liu, Y Lee, D Seoung, Y Lee

(2012), Vol. 97, pp. 419-424, American mineralogist, Chantilly, Va., C1-1

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Immobilization of large, aliovalent cations in the small-pore zeolite K-natrolite by means of pressure

Y Lee, Y Lee, D Seoung, J Im, H Hwang, T Kim, D Liu, Z Liu, S Lee, C Kao, T Vogt

(2012), Vol. 51, pp. 4848-4851, Angewandte chemie - international edition, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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High-pressure spectroscopic study of hydrous and anhydrous Cs-exchanged natrolites

D Liu, D Seoung, Y Lee, Z Liu, J Lee, J Yoon, Y Lee

(2012), Vol. 116, pp. 2159-2164, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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2011

In-situ dehydration studies of fully K-, Rb-, and Cs-exchanged natrolites

Y Lee, D Seoung, D Liu, M Park, S Hong, H Chen, J Bai, C Kao, T Vogt, Y Lee

(2011), Vol. 96, pp. 393-401, American mineralogist, Chantilly, Va., C1-1

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Pressure- and heat-induced insertion of CO2 into an auxetic small-pore zeolite

Y Lee, D Liu, D Seoung, Z Liu, C Kao, T Vogt

(2011), Vol. 133, pp. 1674-1677, Journal of the American chemical society, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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2010

Spectroscopic study of the effects of pressure media on high-pressure phase transitions in natrolite

D Liu, W Lei, Z Liu, Y Lee

(2010), Vol. 114, pp. 18819-18824, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Ferromagnetic properties of Y-doped ALN nanorods

W Lei, D Liu, X Chen, P Zhu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2010), Vol. 114, pp. 15574-15577, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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One-step synthesis of AlN branched nanostructures by an improved DC arc discharge plasma method

W Lei, D Liu, P Zhu, X Chen, J Hao, Q Wang, Q Cui, G Zou

(2010), Vol. 12, pp. 511-516, CrystEngComm, London, England, C1-1

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Scandium-doped AlN 1D hexagonal nanoprisms : a class of room-temperature ferromagnetic materials

W Lei, D Liu, Y Ma, X Chen, F Tian, P Zhu, X Chen, Q Cui, G Zou

(2010), Vol. 49, pp. 173-176, Angewandte chemie - international edition, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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2009

Direct synthesis, growth mechanism, and optical properties of 3D AlN nanostructures with urchin shapes

W Lei, D Liu, J Zhang, P Zhu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 9, pp. 1489-1493, Crystal growth and design, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Pressure-induced structural transitions in MOO3·xH2O (x = 1/2, 2) molybdenum trioxide hydrates : a raman study

D Liu, W Lei, X Chen, J Hao, Y Jin, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 113, pp. 16479-16482, Journal of physical chemistry B, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Compression and probing C-H···I hydrogen bonds of iodoform under high pressure by x-ray diffraction and raman scattering

D Liu, W Lei, K Wang, G Bao, F Li, J Hao, B Liu, T Cui, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 113, pp. 7430-7434, Journal of physical chemistry B, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Synthesis and characterization of hexagonal and truncated hexagonal shaped MoO3 nanoplates

X Chen, W Lei, D Liu, J Hao, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 113, pp. 21582-21585, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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In situ x-ray observation of phase transitions in Mg2Si under high pressure

J Hao, B Zou, P Zhu, C Gao, Y Li, D Liu, K Wang, W Lei, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 149, pp. 689-692, Solid state communications, Oxford, England, C1-1

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High-pressure structural transitions of Sc2O3 by X-ray diffraction, raman spectra, and ab initio calculations

D Liu, W Lei, Y Li, Y Ma, J Hao, X Chen, Y Jin, D Liu, S Yu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 48, pp. 8251-8256, Inorganic chemistry, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Structural phase transformations of Mg3N2 at high pressure : experimental and theoretical studies

J Hao, Y Li, Q Zhou, D Liu, M Li, F Li, W Lei, X Chen, Y Ma, Q Cui, G Zou, J Liu, X Li

(2009), Vol. 48, pp. 9737-9741, Inorganic chemistry, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Ferromagnetic Sc-doped AlN sixfold-symmetrical hierarchical nanostructures

W Lei, D Liu, P Zhu, X Chen, Q Zhao, G Wen, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 95, pp. 1-3, Applied physics letters, College Park, Md., C1-1

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AlN nanostructures : tunable architectures and optical properties

W Lei, D Liu, J Zhang, B Liu, P Zhu, T Cui, Q Cui, G Zou

(2009), pp. 1365-1367, Chemical communications, Cambridge, England, C1-1

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High-pressure Raman scattering and x-ray diffraction of phase transitions in MoO3

D Liu, W Lei, J Hao, D Liu, B Liu, X Wang, X Chen, Q Cui, G Zou, J Liu, S Jiang

(2009), Vol. 105, pp. 1-7, Journal of applied physics, College Park, Md., C1-1

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Pressure-induced phase transition in hydrogen-bonded supramolecular adduct formed by cyanuric acid and melamine

K Wang, D Duan, R Wang, D Liu, L Tang, T Cui, B Liu, Q Cui, J Liu, B Zou, G Zou

(2009), Vol. 113, pp. 14719-14724, Journal of physical chemistry b, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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2008

One-Step synthesis of the pine-shaped nanostructure of aluminum nitride and its photoluminescence properties

W Lei, D Liu, P Zhu, Q Wang, G Liang, J Hao, X Chen, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), Vol. 112, pp. 13353-13358, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Direct synthesis and characterization of single-phase tantalum nitride (Ta2N) nanocrystallites by dc arc discharge

W Lei, D Liu, J Zhang, L Shen, X Li, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), Vol. 459, pp. 298-301, Journal of alloys and compounds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Three-dimensional AlN microroses and their enhanced photoluminescence properties

W Lei, J Zhang, D Liu, P Zhu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), pp. 5221-5223, Chemical communications, Cambridge, England, C1-1

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High-pressure phase transition in cyclo-octane

L Gao, S Jiang, D Liu, J Hao, Y Jin, F Wang, Q Wang, J Liu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), Vol. 25, pp. 2410-2412, Chinese physics letters, Bristol, England, C1-1

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High-pressure x-ray diffraction and Raman spectra study of indium oxide

D Liu, W Lei, B Zou, S Yu, J Hao, K Wang, B Liu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), Vol. 104, pp. 1-5, Journal of applied physics, College Park, Md., C1-1

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Comparative studies of structural transition between AlN nanocrystals and nanowires

W Lei, D Liu, J Zhang, Q Cui, G Zou

(2008), Vol. 121, pp. 1-8, Journal of physics : conference series, Bristol, England, C1-1

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2007

Synthesis of cubic tantalum nitride nanocrystallites

W Lei, L Shen, D Liu, X Li, G Peng, Q Cui, G Zou

(2007), Vol. 22, pp. 400-402, Wuji cailiao xuebao/Journal of inorganic materials, [Beijing,China], C1-1

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Growth and characterization of single-phase metastable tantalum nitride nanocrystals by dc arc discharge

W Lei, D Liu, L Shen, J Zhang, P Zhu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2007), Vol. 306, pp. 413-417, Journal of crystal growth, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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High-pressure study of low-compressibility Ta2N

W Lei, D Liu, X Li, J Zhang, Q Zhou, J Hu, Q Cui, G Zou

(2007), Vol. 19, pp. 1-1, Journal of physics : condensed matter, Bristol, England, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Novel Three Dimensional Porous Boron Nitride Foam for Water Cleaning

Dr Dan Liu

ARC DECRA - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

  • 2017: $115,581
  • 2016: $113,873
  • 2015: $111,971

Supervisions

Co-supervisor
2016

Wanjie Xie

Thesis entitled: Photocatalytic TiO2/porous BNNSs Composites for Textile Dyeing Wastewater Treatment

Master of Engineering, Institute for Frontier Materials

Associate Supervisor
2018

Yuchen Liu

Thesis entitled: Composite Nanosheets of Graphene and Boron Nitride for Lubrication Application Plasma functionalized nanomembranes for environmental purification

Master of Engineering, Institute for Frontier Materials