Chunwei Dong, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow



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Research Interests

Synthesis of functional semiconductor nanoparticles and metal nanoclusters, and their applications in catalysis.


Selected Publications

  • Chunwei Dong, Siyu Lu, Shiyu Yao, Rui Ge, Zidong Wang, Pengfei An, Yi Liu*, Bai Yang, Hao Zhang
    Colloidal Synthesis of Ultrathin Monoclinic BiVO4 Nanosheets for Z-Scheme Overall Water Splitting under Visible Light.
    ACS Catalysis, 2018, 8, 8649-8658.
  • Chunwei Dong, Dong Yao, Jianyou Feng, Tingting Huang, Xiyu Hu, Zhennan Wu, Yi Liu,* Bai Yang, and Hao Zhang Facile Synthesis of Cu2GeS3 and Cu2MGeS4 (M = Zn, Mn, Fe, Co, and Ni) Hollow Nanoparticles, Based on the Nanoscale Kirkendall Effect.
    Chemistry of Materials, 2016, 28, 9139–9149.


  • ​2018 Ph.D. (Chemistry)  Polymeric Chemistry and Physics, Jilin University, Changchun, China.

Professional Profile

  • ​2018 - present Postdoctoral Fellow King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.

Scientific and Professional Membership

KAUST Affiliations

KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)

Physical Science and Engineering Division

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