Prof. Xun WANG

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Prof. & Dr. Xun Wang received his bachelor's and master's degree in chemical engineering from Northwest University (Xi`an, China) in 1998 and 2001, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in chemistry from Tsinghua University in 2004. Then he joined the faculty of Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University as an assistant professor in 2004. He was promoted to the rank of associate professor in 2005 and full professor in 2007. His main awards include Science and Technology Award for Chinese Youth (2009), CCS-RSC Award for Young Chemists (2009), National Fund for Outstanding Young Scientists (2007), CCS Prize for Young Scientists (2006), National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation of P. R. China (2006) and IUPAC Prize for Young Chemists (2005).His current research interests include synthetic methodology, self-assembly and properties of inorganic nanocrystals.


Selected Publications

Tang ZH, Shen SL, Zhuang J, Wang X*. Noble Metal-Promoted Three-Dimensional Macroassembly of Single-layered Graphene Oxide. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2010, 49, 4603-4607.

Hu S, Wang X*. Fullerene-like Colloidal Nanocrystal of Nickel Hydroxychloride. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2010, 132, 9573-9575.

Wang PP, Bai B, Hu S, Zhuang J, Wang X*. Family of Multifunctional Layered-Lanthanum Crystalline Nanowires with Hierarchical Pores: Hydrothermal Synthesis and Applications. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2009, 131, 16953-16960.

Xu XX, Zhuang J, Wang X*. SnO2 Quantum Dots and Quantum Wires: Controllable Synthesis, Self-assembled 2D Architectures and Their Gas Sensing Properties. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2008, 130, 12527-12535.

Hu S, Wang X*. Single-Walled MoO3 Nanotubes. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2008,130, 8126-8127.