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Name: Yao LI

Title: Associate Researcher

Office: Material Building D


Fax: 021-34202749

Email: liyaosjtu@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Composite Materials


Biographical Information

Professional Appointments:

Research Associate, School of MSE, Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2022 to now

Visiting Scholar, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020 to 2021

Research Assistant, School of MSE, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2016 to 2021


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. Bio-inspired materials for energy storage;

2. Bio-inspired carbon composite for ion absorbent.

Selected Publications

1. Construction of a Bioinspired Hierarchical BiVO4/BiOCl Heterojunction and Its Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity for Phenol Degradation, Q Su, L Zhu, M Zhang, Y Li*, et al, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2021, 13, 32906−32915

2. Practical energy densities, cost, and technical challenges for magnesiumsulfur batteries, R Razaq, P Li, Y Dong, Y Li*, Y Mao*, S-H Bo*. EcoMat. 2020;1–15.

3. Heterojunction Photocatalysts Based on 2D Materials: The Role of Configuration. Q Su, Y Li*, R Hu, F Song, S Liu, C Guo, S Zhu*, Adv. Sustainable Syst. 2020, 2000130.

4. A NiCo2S4 /hierarchical porous carbon for high performance asymmetrical supercapacitor, Y Li, F An, H Wu, S Zhu, C Lin, M Xia, K Xue, D Zhang, K Lian. Journal of Power Sources 2019, 427, 138-144.

5. Redox Active Coating on Graphite Surface of Hierarchically Porous Wood Electrodes for Supercapacitor Application, Z Liu, H Wu, Y Li, J Song, W Zhang, H Yuan, M Imtiaz, S Zhu, K Lian , Materials Today Communications, 2020, (24) 101045.

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

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