Dr Alex Qin

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Research Fellow

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

si.qin@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 78044

Publications

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2022

Toughening Wet-Spun Silk Fibers by Silk Nanofiber Templating

Y Yao, B Allardyce, R Rajkhowa, D Hegh, S Qin, K Usman, P Mota-Santiago, J Zhang, P Lynch, X Wang, D Kaplan, J Razal

(2022), Vol. 43, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, Germany, C1

journal article

Highly stable lithium anodes from recycled hemp textile

Zhiyu Wang, Peng Zhang, Shasha Chen, Ken Usman, Dylan Hegh, Robert Kerr, Hongjie Zhang, Si Qin, Chuyang Zhang, Dan Liu, Xungai Wang, Weiwei Lei, Joselito Razal

(2022), pp. 1946-1949, Chemical Communications, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

Inducing liquid crystallinity in dilute MXene dispersions for facile processing of multifunctional fibers

Ken Usman, Jizhen Zhang, Si Qin, Ya Yao, Peter Lynch, Pablo Mota-Santiago, Minoo Naebe, Luke Henderson, Dylan Hegh, Joselito Razal

(2022), Vol. 10, pp. 4770-4781, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Tough and Fatigue Resistant Cellulose Nanocrystal Stitched Ti3C2Tx MXene Films

K Usman, C Bacal, J Zhang, S Qin, P Lynch, P Mota-Santiago, M Naebe, L Henderson, D Hegh, J Razal

(2022), Vol. 43, pp. 1-10, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Environmentally stable MXene ink for direct writing flexible electronics

N Kong, J Zhang, D Hegh, K Usman, S Qin, P Lynch, W Yang, J Razal

(2022), Vol. 14, pp. 6299-6304, Nanoscale, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

Synthesis of nitrogen-sulfur co-doped Ti3C2T MXene with enhanced electrochemical properties

Fangli Yang, Dylan Hegh, Dongxing Song, Jizhen Zhang, Ken Usman, Chao Liu, Zhiyu Wang, Weigang Ma, Wenrong Yang, Si Qin, Joselito Razal

(2022), Vol. 2, pp. 1-9, Materials Reports: Energy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Ultra-high N-doped open hollow carbon nano-cage with excellent Na+ and K+ storage performances

R Huang, Y Cao, S Qin, Y Ren, R Lan, L Zhang, Z Yu, H Yang

(2022), Vol. 18, pp. 1-8, Materials Today Nano, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Multifunctional polymeric surface coatings of carbon fibre electrodes for enhanced energy storage performance

B Dharmasiri, M Stanfield, J Randall, K Aldren S. Usman, S Alex Qin, J Razal, E Doeven, P Francis, D Eyckens, Y Yin, G Andersson, L Henderson

(2022), Vol. 447, pp. 1-15, Chemical Engineering Journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Tension-induced toughening and conductivity enhancement in sequentially bridged MXene fibers

Ken Usman, Jizhen Zhang, Christine Bacal, Si Qin, Pablo Mota-Santiago, Peter Lynch, Minoo Naebe, Luke Henderson, Dylan Hegh, Joselito Razal

(2022), Vol. 9, 2D MATERIALS, C1

journal article
2021

Pore-assisted lithium deposition in hierarchically porous and hollow carbon textile for highly stable lithium anode

Z Wang, Q Li, S Qin, D Liu, P Zhang, D Hegh, J Zhang, M Naebe, W Lei, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 489, Journal of Power Sources, C1

journal article

Unipolar stroke, electroosmotic pump carbon nanotube yarn muscles

H Chu, X Hu, Z Wang, J Mu, N Li, X Zhou, S Fang, C Haines, J Park, S Qin, N Yuan, J Xu, S Tawfick, H Kim, P Conlin, M Cho, K Cho, J Oh, S Nielsen, K Alberto, J Razal, J Foroughi, G Spinks, S Kim, J Ding, J Leng, R Baughman

(2021), Vol. 371, pp. 494-+, Science, United States, C1

journal article

Sequentially Bridged Ti3C2Tx MXene Sheets for High Performance Applications

K Usman, J Zhang, D Hegh, A Rashed, D Jiang, P Lynch, P Mota-Santiago, K Jarvis, S Qin, E Prime, M Naebe, L Henderson, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 8, Advanced Materials Interfaces, C1

journal article

A nitrogenous pre-intercalation strategy for the synthesis of nitrogen-doped Ti3C2TxMXene with enhanced electrochemical capacitance

F Yang, D Hegh, D Song, J Zhang, K Usman, Z Wang, P Zhang, W Ma, W Yang, S Qin, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 9, pp. 6393-6401, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, C1

journal article

Superelastic Ti3C2TxMXene-Based Hybrid Aerogels for Compression-Resilient Devices

D Jiang, J Zhang, S Qin, Z Wang, K Usman, D Hegh, J Liu, W Lei, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 15, pp. 5000-5010, ACS Nano, Washington, DC, C1

journal article

Stable Ti3C2TxMXene-Boron Nitride Membranes with Low Internal Resistance for Enhanced Salinity Gradient Energy Harvesting

G Yang, D Liu, C Chen, Y Qian, Y Su, S Qin, L Zhang, X Wang, L Sun, W Lei

(2021), Vol. 15, pp. 6594-6603, ACS Nano, United States, C1

journal article

Development and Applications of MXene-Based Functional Fibers

Si Qin, Ken Usman, Dylan Hegh, Shayan Seyedin, Yury Gogotsi, Jizhen Zhang, Joselito Razal

(2021), Vol. 13, pp. 36655-36669, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Washington, DC, C1

journal article

Ti3C2TxMXene: From dispersions to multifunctional architectures for diverse applications

K Usman, S Qin, L Henderson, J Zhang, D Hegh, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 8, pp. 2886-2912, Materials Horizons, England, C1

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Scalable Fabrication of Ti3C2TxMXene/RGO/Carbon Hybrid Aerogel for Organics Absorption and Energy Conversion

D Jiang, J Zhang, S Qin, D Hegh, K Usman, J Wang, W Lei, J Liu, J Razal

(2021), Vol. 13, pp. 51333-51342, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal article
2020

Bio-inspired Nanocomposite Membranes for Osmotic Energy Harvesting

C Chen, D Liu, L He, S Qin, J Wang, J Razal, N Kotov, W Lei

(2020), Vol. 4, pp. 247-261, Joule, C1

journal article

Additive-Free MXene Liquid Crystals and Fibers

J Zhang, S Uzun, S Seyedin, P Lynch, B Akuzum, Z Wang, S Qin, M Alhabeb, C Shuck, W Lei, E Kumbur, W Yang, X Wang, G Dion, J Razal, Y Gogotsi

(2020), Vol. 6, pp. 254-265, ACS Central Science, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Scalable Manufacturing of Free-Standing, Strong Ti3C2Tx MXene Films with Outstanding Conductivity

J Zhang, N Kong, S Uzun, A Levitt, S Seyedin, P Lynch, S Qin, M Han, W Yang, J Liu, X Wang, Y Gogotsi, J Razal

(2020), Vol. 32, Advanced Materials, Germany, C1

journal article

Ultrathin Ti3C2Tx (MXene) membrane for pressure-driven electrokinetic power generation

G Yang, W Lei, C Chen, S Qin, L Zhang, Y Su, J Wang, Z Chen, L Sun, X Wang, D Liu

(2020), Vol. 75, Nano Energy, C1

journal article

Freezing titanium carbide aqueous dispersions for ultra-long-term storage

Jizhen Zhang, Na Kong, Dylan Hegh, Ken Usman, Guangwu Guan, Si Qin, Izabela Jurewicz, Wenrong Yang, Joselito Razal

(2020), Vol. 12, pp. 34032-34040, ACS applied materials & interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2019

2D nanomaterials for electrokinetic power generation

Si Qin, Dan Liu, Weiwei Lei

(2019), pp. 245-270, 2D nanomaterials for energy applications : graphene and beyond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, B1

book chapter

Highly Conductive Ti 3 C 2 T x MXene Hybrid Fibers for Flexible and Elastic Fiber-Shaped Supercapacitors

J Zhang, S Seyedin, S Qin, Z Wang, S Moradi, F Yang, P Lynch, W Yang, J Liu, X Wang, J Razal

(2019), Vol. 15, Small, Germany, C1

journal article

Textile strain sensors: a review of the fabrication technologies, performance evaluation and applications

S Seyedin, P Zhang, M Naebe, S Qin, J Chen, X Wang, J Razal

(2019), Vol. 6, pp. 219-249, Materials horizons, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

Fast and scalable wet-spinning of highly conductive PEDOT:PSS fibers enables versatile applications

J Zhang, S Seyedin, S Qin, P Lynch, Z Wang, W Yang, X Wang, J Razal

(2019), Vol. 7, pp. 6401-6410, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Extending the low temperature operational limit of Li-ion battery to -80 °C

J Xu, X Wang, N Yuan, J Ding, S Qin, J Razal, X Wang, S Ge, Y Gogotsi

(2019), Vol. 23, pp. 383-389, Energy Storage Materials, C1

journal article

Shape-tailorable high-energy asymmetric micro-supercapacitors based on plasma reduced and nitrogen-doped graphene oxide and MoO₂ nanoparticles

L Zhang, Z Chen, S Zheng, S Qin, J Wang, C Chen, D Liu, L Wang, G Yang, Y Su, Z Wu, X Bao, J Razal, W Lei

(2019), Vol. 7, pp. 14328-14336, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

Unimpeded migration of ions in carbon electrodes with bimodal pores at an ultralow temperature of -100 °c

X Wang, J Xu, J Razal, N Yuan, X Zhou, X Wang, J Ding, S Qin, S Ge, Y Gogotsi

(2019), Vol. 7, pp. 16339-16346, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, C1

journal article

Ti3C2 MXene as a new nanofiller for robust and conductive elastomer composites

Qunyang Li, Bangchao Zhong, Wenqiang Zhang, Zhixin Jia, Demin Jia, Si Qin, Jing Wang, Joselito Razal, Xungai Wang

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 14712-14719, Nanoscale, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Ultrafast, stable ionic and molecular sieving through functionalized boron nitride membranes

Cheng Chen, Si Qin, Dan Liu, Jiemin Wang, Guoliang Yang, Yuyu Su, Liangzhu Zhang, Wei Cao, Ming Ma, Yijun Qian, Yuchen Liu, Jefferson Liu, Weiwei Lei

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 30430-30436, ACS applied materials & interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Facile Solution Processing of Stable MXene Dispersions towards Conductive Composite Fibers

Shayan Seyedin, Jizhen Zhang, Ken Usman, Si Qin, Alexey Glushenkov, Elliard Yanza, Robert Jones, Joselito Razal

(2019), Vol. 3, GLOBAL CHALLENGES, Germany, C1

journal article
2018

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

journal article

Development of Graphene Oxide/Polyaniline Inks for High Performance Flexible Microsupercapacitors via Extrusion Printing

Y Liu, B Zhang, Q Xu, Y Hou, S Seyedin, S Qin, G Wallace, S Beirne, J Razal, J Chen

(2018), Vol. 28, Advanced Functional Materials, C1

journal article

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

journal article

Elastic Fiber Supercapacitors for Wearable Energy Storage

S Qin, S Seyedin, J Zhang, Z Wang, F Yang, Y Liu, J Chen, J Razal

(2018), Vol. 39, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, Germany, C1

journal article

High-Performance Biscrolled MXene/Carbon Nanotube Yarn Supercapacitors

Z Wang, S Qin, S Seyedin, J Zhang, J Wang, A Levitt, N Li, C Haines, R Ovalle-Robles, W Lei, Y Gogotsi, R Baughman, J Razal

(2018), Vol. 14, Small, Germany, C1

journal article
2017

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, C1

journal article

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, United States, C1

journal article

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

J Wang, J Hao, D Liu, S Qin, C Chen, C Yang, Y Liu, T Yang, Y Fan, Y Chen, W Lei

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

journal article

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), Vol. 9, pp. 43163-43170, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, United States, C1

journal article
2016

Superior adsorption of pharmaceutical molecules by highly porous BN nanosheets

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

(2016), Vol. 18, pp. 84-88, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, England, C1

journal article

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

journal article
2015

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

book chapter

Functionalization of bamboo pulp fabrics with noble metal nanoparticles

B Tang, L Sun, J Li, J Kaur, H Zhu, S Qin, Y Yao, W Chen, X Wang

(2015), Vol. 113, pp. 289-298, Dyes and pigments, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article

Functional application of noble metal nanoparticles in situ synthesized on ramie fibers

B Tang, Y Yao, J Li, S Qin, H Zhu, J Kaur, W Chen, L Sun, X Wang

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-9, Nanoscale research letters, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal article

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

journal article
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

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article
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

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2022

Tairan Yang

Thesis entitled: Surface Modified Aramid Nanofibre Membranes by Thermal Treatment for Improved Ion Selectivity

Master of Engineering, Institute for Frontier Materials

Peng Zhang

Thesis entitled: MXene-based Textiles and their Potential Applications

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

2021

Fangli Yang

Thesis entitled: Synthesis and Characterisation of Functionalised MXene for Energy Storage Devices

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

Zhiyu Wang

Thesis entitled: Surface and Structural Modification of Carbon-based Materials for Stable Lithium Anodes

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials