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Book Chapters

Zhao C; Gondosiswanto R; Hibbert DB, 2018, 'Smart Ionic Liquids-based Gas Sensors', in Ionic Liquid Devices, edn. 28, Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 337 - 364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/9781788011839-00337

Zhao C; Gunawan C; Ge M; Gondosiswanto R; Aldous L, 2016, 'Recent advances in ionic liquid-based gas sensors', in Koel M (ed.), Analytical Applications of Ionic Liquids, World Scientific Publishing Europe Limited, pp. 261 - 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/9781786340726_0010

Aldous L; Khan A; Hossain MM; Zhao C, 2014, 'Electrocatalysis in Ionic Liquids', in Hardacre C; Parvulescu V (ed.), Catalysis in Ionic Liquirds, edn. 15, Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 433 - 473, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/9781849737210-00433

Journal articles

Li Y; Tan X; Hocking RK; Bo X; Ren H; Johannessen B; Smith SC; Zhao C, 2020, 'Implanting Ni-O-VOx sites into Cu-doped Ni for low-overpotential alkaline hydrogen evolution', Nature Communications, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-16554-5

Ching K; Lian B; Leslie G; Chen X; Zhao C, 2020, 'Metal-cation-modified graphene oxide membranes for water permeation', Carbon, vol. 170, pp. 646 - 657, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2020.08.059

Wang Y; Shen X; Arandiyan H; Yin Y; Sun F; Chen X; Garbrecht M; Han L; Andersson GG; Zhao C, 2020, 'Tuning the surface energy density of non-stoichiometric LaCoO3 perovskite for enhanced water oxidation', Journal of Power Sources, vol. 478, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2020.228748

Bai W-L; Zhang Z; Chen X; Zhang Q; Xu Z-X; Zhai G-Y; Lin X; Liu X; Tadesse Tsega T; Zhao C; Wang K-X; Chen J-S, 2020, 'Phosphazene-derived stable and robust artificial SEI for protecting lithium anodes of Li-O2 batteries.', Chem Commun (Camb), vol. 56, pp. 12566 - 12569, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cc05303a

Peng X; Guo H; Ren W; Su Z; Zhao C, 2020, 'Vanadium hexacyanoferrate as high-capacity cathode for fast proton storage', Chemical Communications, vol. 56, pp. 11803 - 11806, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cc03974h

Dastafkan K; Zhao C, 2020, 'Recent trends in alkaline hydrogen evolution using nonprecious multi-metallic electrocatalysts', Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cogsc.2020.04.003

Duan J; Sun Y; Chen S; Chen X; Zhao C, 2020, 'A zero-dimensional nickel, iron-metal-organic framework (MOF) for synergistic N2electrofixation', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 8, pp. 18810 - 18815, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ta05010e

Adamson W; Jia C; Li Y; Zhao C, 2020, 'Cobalt oxide micro flowers derived from hydrothermal synthesised cobalt sulphide pre-catalyst for enhanced water oxidation', Electrochimica Acta, vol. 355, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2020.136802

Jia C; Ching K; Kumar PV; Zhao C; Kumar N; Chen X; Das B, 2020, 'Vitamin B12 on Graphene for Highly Efficient CO2 Electroreduction', ACS applied materials & interfaces, vol. 12, pp. 41288 - 41293, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c10125

Meyer Q; Pivac I; Barbir F; Zhao C, 2020, 'Detection of oxygen starvation during carbon corrosion in proton exchange membrane fuel cells using low-frequency electrochemical impedance spectroscopy', Journal of Power Sources, vol. 470, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2020.228285

Zhao T; Wang Y; Karuturi S; Catchpole K; Zhang Q; Zhao C, 2020, 'Design and operando/in situ characterization of precious‐metal‐free electrocatalysts for alkaline water splitting', Carbon Energy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cey2.79

Ai Y; Gao N; Wang Q; Gao F; Hibbert DB; Zhao C, 2020, 'Electrosynthesis of HKUST-1 on a carbon-nanotube-modified electrode and its application for detection of dihydroxybenzene isomers', Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, vol. 872, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelechem.2020.114161

Zhou Y; Chen F; Arandiyan H; Guan P; Liu Y; Wang Y; Zhao C; Wang D; Chu D, 2020, 'Oxide-based cathode materials for rechargeable zinc ion batteries: Progresses and challenges', Journal of Energy Chemistry, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2020.08.038

Gong Z; Wu D; Cao M; Zhao C; Cao R, 2020, 'Ultrafine Ru nanoclusters anchored on cucurbit[6]uril/rGO for efficient hydrogen evolution in a broad pH range', CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 56, pp. 9392 - 9395, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cc03652h

Dastafkan K; Meyer Q; Chen X; Zhao C, 2020, 'Efficient Oxygen Evolution and Gas Bubble Release Achieved by a Low Gas Bubble Adhesive Iron–Nickel Vanadate Electrocatalyst', Small, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.202002412

Wang Y; Arandiyan H; Dastafkan K; Li Y; Zhao C, 2020, 'Common Pitfalls of Reporting Electrocatalysts for Water Splitting', Chemical Research in Chinese Universities, vol. 36, pp. 360 - 365, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40242-020-0107-1

Li Y; Tan X; Tan H; Ren H; Chen S; Yang W; Smith SC; Zhao C, 2020, 'Phosphine vapor-assisted construction of heterostructured Ni2P/NiTe2catalysts for efficient hydrogen evolution', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 13, pp. 1799 - 1807, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee00666a

Bo X; Li Y; Chen X; Zhao C, 2020, 'Operando Raman Spectroscopy Reveals Cr-Induced-Phase Reconstruction of NiFe and CoFe Oxyhydroxides for Enhanced Electrocatalytic Water Oxidation', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 32, pp. 4303 - 4311, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c01067

Wang Y; Arandiyan H; Chen X; Zhao T; Bo X; Su Z; Zhao C, 2020, 'Microwave-Induced Plasma Synthesis of Defect-Rich, Highly Ordered Porous Phosphorus-Doped Cobalt Oxides for Overall Water Electrolysis', Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 124, pp. 9971 - 9978, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c01135

Jia C; Ren W; Chen X; Yang W; Zhao C, 2020, '(N, B) Dual Heteroatom-Doped Hierarchical Porous Carbon Framework for Efficient Electroreduction of Carbon Dioxide', ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, vol. 8, pp. 6003 - 6010, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c00739

Qiu C; Cai F; Wang Y; Liu Y; Wang Q; Zhao C, 2020, '2-Methylimidazole directed ambient synthesis of zinc-cobalt LDH nanosheets for efficient oxygen evolution reaction', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 565, pp. 351 - 359, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2019.12.070

Chen S; Wu D; Zhao C, 2020, 'Two-dimensional metal-organic frameworks for energy-related electrocatalytic applications', JOURNAL OF PHYSICS-ENERGY, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2515-7655/ab6429

Das B; Jia C; Ching K; Bhadbhade M; Chen X; Ball GE; Colbran SB; Zhao C, 2020, 'Ruthenium Complexes in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis for Electroreduction of CO2', ChemCatChem, vol. 12, pp. 1292 - 1296, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cctc.201902020

Wu S; Mo J; Zeng Y; Wang Y; Rawal A; Scott J; Su Z; Ren W; Chen S; Wang K; Chen W; Zhang Y; Zhao C; Chen X, 2020, 'Shock Exfoliation of Graphene Fluoride in Microwave', Small, vol. 16, pp. e1903397, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201903397

Xu SM; Liang X; Liu X; Bai WL; Liu YS; Cai ZP; Zhang Q; Zhao C; Wang KX; Chen JS, 2020, 'Surface engineering donor and acceptor sites with enhanced charge transport for low-overpotential lithium–oxygen batteries', Energy Storage Materials, vol. 25, pp. 52 - 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ensm.2019.10.032

Liu XM; Cui X; Dastafkan K; Wang HF; Tang C; Zhao C; Chen A; He C; Han M; Zhang Q, 2020, 'Recent advances in spinel-type electrocatalysts for bifunctional oxygen reduction and oxygen evolution reactions', Journal of Energy Chemistry, vol. 53, pp. 290 - 302, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2020.04.012

Yang W; Zhao Y; Chen S; Ren W; Chen X; Jia C; Su Z; Wang Y; Zhao C, 2020, 'Defective Indium/Indium Oxide Heterostructures for Highly Selective Carbon Dioxide Electrocatalysis', Inorganic Chemistry, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01544

Ahmed MI; Liu C; Zhao Y; Ren W; Chen X; Chen S; Zhao C, 2020, 'Metal–Sulfur Linkages Achieved by Organic Tethering of Ruthenium Nanocrystals for Enhanced Electrochemical Nitrogen Reduction', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.202009435

Ren W; Zhao C, 2020, 'Paths towards enhanced electrochemical CO2 reduction', National Science Review, vol. 7, pp. 7 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nsr/nwz121

Zhao Y; Tan X; Yang W; Jia C; Chen X; Ren W; Smith SC; Zhao C, 2020, 'Surface Reconstruction of Ultrathin Palladium Nanosheets during Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.202009616

Su Z; Ren W; Guo H; Peng X; Chen X; Zhao C, 2020, 'Ultrahigh Areal Capacity Hydrogen-Ion Batteries with MoO3 Loading Over 90 mg cm−2', Advanced Functional Materials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202005477

Zhao T; Wang Y; Chen X; Li Y; Su Z; Zhao C, 2020, 'Vertical Growth of Porous Perovskite Nanoarrays on Nickel Foam for Efficient Oxygen Evolution Reaction', ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.0c00060

Bo X; Hocking RK; Zhou S; Li Y; Chen X; Zhuang J; Du Y; Zhao C, 2020, 'Capturing the active sites of multimetallic (oxy)hydroxides for the oxygen evolution reaction', Energy & Environmental Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee01609h

Sun X; Qiang Q; Yin Z; Wang Z; Ma Y; Zhao C, 2019, 'Monodispersed silver-palladium nanoparticles for ethanol oxidation reaction achieved by controllable electrochemical synthesis from ionic liquid microemulsions', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 557, pp. 450 - 457, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2019.09.043

Suryanto BHR; Wang Y; Hocking RK; Adamson W; Zhao C, 2019, 'Overall electrochemical splitting of water at the heterogeneous interface of nickel and iron oxide', Nature Communications, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-13415-8

Bo X; Dastafkan K; Zhao C, 2019, 'Design of Multi-Metallic-Based Electrocatalysts for Enhanced Water Oxidation', ChemPhysChem, vol. 20, pp. 2936 - 2945, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cphc.201900507

Meyer Q; Zeng Y; Zhao C, 2019, 'Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy of catalyst and carbon degradations in proton exchange membrane fuel cells', Journal of Power Sources, vol. 437, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2019.226922

Meyer Q; Zeng Y; Zhao C, 2019, 'In Situ and Operando Characterization of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells', Advanced Materials, vol. 31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201901900

Hussain G; Ge M; Zhao C; Silvester DS, 2019, 'Fast responding hydrogen gas sensors using platinum nanoparticle modified microchannels and ionic liquids', Analytica Chimica Acta, vol. 1072, pp. 35 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aca.2019.04.042

Feng J; Guo L; Wang Z; Wang B; Wang J; Lu T; Xu J; Zhan Y; Rawal A; Zhao C; Han L, 2019, 'Effect of Ionothermal Synthesis on the Acidity and Catalytic Performance of a SAPO-5 Molecular Sieve', ChemistrySelect, vol. 4, pp. 10520 - 10524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/slct.201902643

Ge M; Gondosiswanto R; Zhao C, 2019, 'Electrodeposited copper nanoparticles in ionic liquid microchannels electrode for carbon dioxide sensor', Inorganic Chemistry Communications, vol. 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.inoche.2019.107458

Jia C; Dastafkan K; Ren W; Yang W; Zhao C, 2019, 'Carbon-based catalysts for electrochemical CO2 reduction', Sustainable Energy & Fuels, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9se00527g

Chen X; Bo X; Ren W; Chen S; Zhao C, 2019, 'Microwave-assisted shock synthesis of diverse ultrathin graphene-derived materials', Materials Chemistry Frontiers, vol. 3, pp. 1433 - 1439, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9qm00113a

Zhou M; Sun Q; Shen Y; Ma Y; Wang Z; Zhao C, 2019, 'Fabrication of 3D microporous amorphous metallic phosphides for high-efficiency hydrogen evolution reaction', Electrochimica Acta, vol. 306, pp. 651 - 659, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2019.03.160

Ren W; Tan X; Yang W; Jia C; Xu S; Wang K; Smith SC; Zhao C, 2019, 'Isolated Diatomic Ni-Fe Metal–Nitrogen Sites for Synergistic Electroreduction of CO2', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol. 58, pp. 6972 - 6976, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201901575

Sun Q; Zhou M; Shen Y; Wang L; Ma Y; Li Y; Bo X; Wang Z; Zhao C, 2019, 'Hierarchical nanoporous Ni(Cu) alloy anchored on amorphous NiFeP as efficient bifunctional electrocatalysts for hydrogen evolution and hydrazine oxidation', Journal of Catalysis, vol. 373, pp. 180 - 189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcat.2019.03.039

Ren W; Zhu Z; Qin M; Chen S; Yao X; Li Q; Xu X; Wei Q; Mai L; Zhao C, 2019, 'Prussian White Hierarchical Nanotubes with Surface-Controlled Charge Storage for Sodium-Ion Batteries', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201806405


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