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Name: Yao LI

Title: Research Assistant




Email: liyaosjtu@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Composite Materials


Assistant researcher, received Ph. D from Shanghai jiaotong university, school of materials science and engineer in 2015. Mainly engaged in the design and preparation of bio-inspired materials and new carbon-based composites, as well as their research in energy and environmental fields such as lithium ion batteries, supercapacitors, heavy metal adsorption and catalysis. Have published 15 SCI papers as the first and corresponding author. Principal investigator one national natural science foundation project, one research project of Shanghai science and technology commission, three commercial project and have been participated in six projects as key member. Have been applied six patents and three of them are authorized.

Biographical Information

Research Assistant, School of MSE, Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2016 to now

PhD in Material Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2009 to 2015

MA in Material Science and Engineering, Xi’an university of technology, 2006 to 2009

BA in Material Science and Engineering, Xi’an university of technology, 2001 to 2005

Research Interests

1.    Design and fabrication of Anode materials for lithium-ion battery with high capacity and good cycling performance;

2.    Bio-inspired carbon composite for ion absorbent.

Selected Publications

1.Ruiying Luan, Hui Pan, Yuning Ma, Lin Mao, Yao Li*, Dawei Wang, Di Zhang and Shenmin Zhu*. A highly efficient flocculant for graphene oxide recycling and its applications, Nanotechnology 29 (2018) 015401

2.Functionalized bioinspired porous carbon with graphene sheets as anode materials for lithium-ion batteries. Muhammad Imtiaz, Yao Li*, S.M.Zhu*et al. [J]. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2017,724, 296.

3.Nitrogen doping in the carbon matrix for Li-ion hybrid supercapacitors: state of the art, challenges and future prospective. S. W. Bokhari, Yao Li* S. M. Zhu * et al. [J]. RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 18926.

4.Fabrication of BiVO4 nanoplates with active facets on graphene sheets for visible-light photocatalyst. Yao Li1, Zhihua Sun1, Shenmin Zhu, Di Zhang, et al. [J]. Carbon. 2015, 94,599.

5.Bioinspired carbon/SnO2 composite anodes prepared from a photonic hierarchical structure for lithium batteries. Yao Li, Shenmin Zhu, Di Zhang, Jun Ma, et al. [J]. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7, 11146.

6.A Fe/Fe3O4/N-carbon composite with hierarchical porous structure and in situ formed N-doped graphene-like layers for high-performance lithium ion batteries. Yao Li, Shenmin Zhu, Zaiping Guo, Di Zhang, et al. Dalton Transactions, 2015,44, 4594.

7.A facile fabrication of Fe3O4/graphene nanosheets for lithium-ion battery. Yao Li, Zaiping Guo, Shenmin Zhu, Di Zhang,et al. Science of Advanced Materials,2014,6, 283.

Research Projects

1.    Shanghai Municipal Natural Science Foundation,18ZR1421000, Research on Fabrication and Application of Novel Biomimetic Hierarchical Porous Water Splitting catalyst, 2018/06-2021/05, under study, principal investigator

2.    National Natural Science Foundation of China, 51801121, Study on fabrication and structure-activity relationship of bionic hierarchical nanoporous metal photocatalysis materials, 2019/01-2021/12, under study, principal investigator

Honors & Awards

Shanghai Jiaotong University Innovation Fund for Postgraduates, respectively in 2010/07 & 2011/07

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