Dr. Ke Xie

Research Assistant Professor


Ke Xie is a Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University. He earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from The University of Melbourne and his M.S. and B.S. in (Physical) Chemistry from Nanjing University. With a background in electrochemistry, membrane science, separation processes, polymer chemistry, and microporous materials, he is currently focusing on process design, device development, and materials discovery for the electrified synthesis of chemical and fuel molecules.

Dr. Bin Chen

Research Assistant Professor


Bin Chen is a Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University. He received his Ph.D. degree in materials science and engineering from Arizona State University in 2018, under the supervision of Prof. Sefaattin Tongay. His graduate research was on understanding defects in 2D materials. Before joining Northwestern, he was a postdoc at the University of Toronto where he studied perovskites, quantum dots and their optoelectronic devices. His current focus is on defect passivation and stability enhancement of interfaces in perovskite solar cells.