1. Plasmonic photocatalysis

a. Synthesis of monometallic and multimetallic plasmonic nanoparticles.
b. Mechanistic study of plasmonic photocatalysis.


2. Machinable Carbon X-Aerogels for Batteries and Electrochemical Capacitors


3. Controlled Growth of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWNTs) for Nanoelectronics

a. Growth of High-Density Parallel Arrays of Long SWNTs on Quartz Substrates.
b. Selective Growth of High-Density, Well Aligned Semiconducting SWNT Arrays.
c. Devices and Sensors of aligned SWNTs.


4. Synthesis, Purification and Applications of Few Walled Carbon Nanotubes (FWNTs).

a. Synthesis
b. Purification
c. Separation
d. Applications

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Contact Information

Dr. Jie Liu
Department of Chemistry
Duke University
2105 French Family Science Center
Durham, NC, 27708-0354
Tel: (919) 660-1549
Fax: (919)660-1605
Email: j.liu@duke.edu

Available Positions:

For available positions, please contact Dr. Jie Liu at j.liu@duke.edu for more information



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