Zhenxing Li

College of New Energy and Materials


Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering and Technology


Research Areas

  • New Materials and Catalyst Engineering

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    Research Group Introduction 

  • As the group leader of porous materials and energy catalysis, Dr. Li was selected into the China Youth University Top Talent Program.

  • He has chaired a number of research projects from the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Beijing Natural Science Foundation , Sinopec, PetroChina, and China Aviation Engine Company.

  • He has more than thirty publications in international academic journals, including J. Am. Chem. Soc, Adv. Mater., ACS Nano, ACS Catal., IScience, Chem. Commun., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, Nano Research, Nanoscale etc which have been cited more than 860 times.


  1. Zhenxing Li*, Rui Wang, Xiaofei Xing, Jingjing Xue, ChengCheng Yu, Tianyi Huang, Junmei Chu, Kai-Li Wang, Chong Dong, Zhiting Wei, Yepin Zhao, Zhao-Kui Wang,* Yang Yang*, Core-shell ZnO@SnO2 nanoparticles for efficient inorganic perovskite solar cells, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 141, 44, 17610-17616. 

  2. Zhenxing Li*, Junmei Chu, Dong Meng, Yangyang Wen, Xiaofei Xing, He Miao, Mingliang Hu, Chengcheng Yu, Zhiting Wei, Yang Yang, Yongle Li*, Photocatalytic chemical CO2 fixation by Cu-BDC nanosheet@macroporous-mesoporous-TiO2 under mild conditions, ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 8659-8668.  

  3. Zhenxing Li*, Chengcheng Yu, Yangyang Wen, Yang Gao, Xiaofei Xing, Zhiting Wei, Hui Sun, Ya-Wen Zhang, Weiyu Song*, Mesoporous hollow Cu-Ni alloy nanocage from core-shell Cu@Ni nanocube for efficient hydrogen evolution reaction, ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 5084-5095.

  4. Zhenxing Li*, Zhengzheng Ma, Yangyang Wen, Yu Ren, Zhiting Wei, Xiaofei Xing, Hui Sun, Ya-Wen Zhang, Weiyu Song*, Copper nanoflower assembled by sub-2 nm rough nanowires for efficient oxygen reduction reaction: high stability and poison resistance and density functional calculations, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10, 26233-26240.

  5. Zhen-Xing Li*, Jian-Zheng Zhang, Ming-Ming Li, Xiao-Fei Xing, Qiu-Yu Zhang, Highly ordered macroporous-mesoporous Ce0.4Zr0.6O2 as dual-functional material in a polysulfide polymer” Nano Research, 2018, 11, 80-88.


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