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Aoni, Sung-Fu, and coworkers publish in Nature Catalysis “Copper/alkaline earth metal oxide interfaces for electrochemical CO2-to-alcohol conversion by selective hydrogenation” in collaboration with Technical University of Denmark, University of Buffalo, NCTU, and USTB.

Aoni, Sung-Fu, and coworkers publish in Nature Catalysis “Copper/alkaline earth metal oxide interfaces for electrochemical CO2-to-alcohol conversion by selective hydrogenation” in collaboration with Technical University of Denmark, University of Buffalo, NCTU, and USTB.

Hao, Aidan, Chongwen, Sam, Bin, and colleagues publish in Nature, “Regulating surface potential maximizes voltage in all- perovskite tandems ,” in collaboration with Toledo, Northwestern, KAUST, and NREL.

Hao, Aidan, Chongwen, Sam, Bin, and colleagues publish in Nature, “Regulating surface potential maximizes voltage in all- perovskite tandems ,” in collaboration with Toledo, Northwestern, KAUST, and NREL. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-022-05541-z https://news.engineering.utoronto.ca/international-research-collaboration-produces-all-perovskite-tandem-solar-cell-with-high-efficiency-record-voltage

Amin, Maral, and colleagues publish in Nature Electronics, “Sub-millimetre light detection and ranging using perovskites,” in collaboration with Prof. Pelayo Garcia de Arquer at ICFO.

Amin, Maral, and colleagues publish in Nature Electronics, “Sub-millimetre light detection and ranging using perovskites,” in collaboration with Prof. Pelayo Garcia de Arquer at ICFO.

Pengfei, Xue, and colleagues publish in Nature Catalysis, “High carbon utilization in CO2 reduction to multi-carbon products in acidic media,” in collaboration with CUHK.

Pengfei, Xue, and colleagues publish in Nature Catalysis, “High carbon utilization in CO2 reduction to multi-carbon products in acidic media,” in collaboration with CUHK.

Adnan, Pelayo, Erick, Josh and colleagues publish in Nature Sustainability, “Carbon-efficient carbon dioxide electrolysers.”

Adnan, Pelayo, Erick, Josh and colleagues publish in Nature Sustainability, “Carbon-efficient carbon dioxide electrolysers.”

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Latest Alumni News

Congratulations to post-doctoral alumna Dr. Dongxin Ma for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University starting Jan 2022.

Congratulations to post-doctoral alumna Dr. Dongxin Ma for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University starting Jan 2022.

Congratulations to doctoral alumna Dr. Mengxia Liu for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Energy Sciences Institute at Yale starting in Jan 2022. Follow her at https://twitter.com/mengxia_liu

Congratulations to doctoral alumna Dr. Mengxia Liu for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Energy Sciences Institute at Yale starting in Jan 2022. Follow her at https://twitter.com/mengxia_liu

Dr. Bin Sun (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up Professor position in Chemistry at Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommuniations (NJUPT)

Dr. Bin Sun (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up Professor position in Chemistry at Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommuniations (NJUPT)

Dr. Yanwei Lum (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position at NUS, the National University of Singapore, where he holds a Presidential Young Professorship.

Dr. Yanwei Lum (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position at NUS, the National University of Singapore, where he holds a Presidential Young Professorship.

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai.

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai: https://publons.com/researcher/2952255/guankui-long/