Dr Xunyu   Lu
Senior Lecturer

Dr Xunyu Lu

Education 

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry (School of Chemistry, UNSW Sydney, Oct 2014)
Engineering
Sch: Chemical Engineering

Professional Experience

  •   Senior Lecturer, UNSW Sydney (01 July 2019 - now).
  •   Scientia Fellow, UNSW Sydney (01 Jan 2019 - now)
  •   Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, UNSW Sydney (01 Jan 2017 - now)
  •   Postdoctoral Research Fellow, UNSW Sydney (01 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2016)

Teaching

  • CEIC2009 Materials and Energy Balances in the Chemical Process Industry.
  • CEIC2000 Materials and Energy Systems.
Phone
+61 2 93859793
Location
Faculty of Engineering Rm 352, Tyree Energy Technology Building

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Kumar P; Zhu X; Daiyan R; Bedford NM; Wu KH; Han Z; Zhang T; Amal R; Lu X, 2021, 'Electronically Modified Atomic Sites Within a Multicomponent Co/Cu Composite for Efficient Oxygen Electroreduction', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 11, pp. 2100303 - 2100303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202100303
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhao Y; Zhang J; Xie Y; Sun B; Jiang J; Jiang WJ; Xi S; Yang HY; Yan K; Wang S; Guo X; Li P; Han Z; Lu X; Liu H; Wang G, 2021, 'Constructing Atomic Heterometallic Sites in Ultrathin Nickel-Incorporated Cobalt Phosphide Nanosheets via a Boron-Assisted Strategy for Highly Efficient Water Splitting', Nano Letters, vol. 21, pp. 823 - 832, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c04569
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Pam ME; Yan D; Yu J; Fang D; Guo L; Li XL; Li TC; Lu X; Ang LK; Amal R; Han Z; Yang HY, 2021, 'Microstructural Engineering of Cathode Materials for Advanced Zinc-Ion Aqueous Batteries', Advanced Science, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.202002722
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhou Y; Qi H; Yang J; Bo Z; Huang F; Islam MS; Lu X; Dai L; Amal R; Wang CH; Han Z, 2021, 'Two-birds-one-stone: Multifunctional supercapacitors beyond traditional energy storage', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 14, pp. 1854 - 1896, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee03167d
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang X; Fan J; Lu X; Han Z; Cazorla C; Hu L; Wu T; Chu D, 2021, 'Corrigendum to “Bridging NiCo layered double hydroxides and Ni3S2 for bifunctional electrocatalysts: The role of vertical graphene” [Chem. Eng. J. 415 (2021) 129048](S1385894721006392)(10.1016/j.cej.2021.129048)', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 418, pp. 129448 - 129448, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2021.129448
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang X; Fan J; Lu X; Han Z; Cazorla C; Hu L; Wu T; Chu D, 2021, 'Bridging NiCo layered double hydroxides and Ni3S2 for bifunctional electrocatalysts: the role of vertical graphene', Chemical Engineering Journal, pp. 129048, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2021.129048
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Zhu X; Tan X; Wu K-H; Haw S-C; Pao C-W; Su B-J; Jiang J; Smith SC; Chen J-M; Amal R, 2021, 'Intrinsic ORR Activity Enhancement of Pt Atomic Sites by Engineering d‐Band Center via Local Coordination Tuning', Angewandte Chemie, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ange.202107790
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Leverett J; Daiyan R; Gong L; Iputera K; Tong Z; Qu J; Ma Z; Zhang Q; Cheong S; Cairney J; Liu RS; Lu X; Xia Z; Dai L; Amal R, 2021, 'Designing Undercoordinated Ni-Nxand Fe-Nxon Holey Graphene for Electrochemical CO2Conversion to Syngas', ACS Nano, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.1c03293
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Tran-Phu T; Kumar P; Iputera K; Tong Z; Leverett J; Khan MHA; Asghar Esmailpour A; Jalili A; Lim M; Tricoli A; Liu RS; Lu X; Lovell E; Amal R, 2021, 'Nitrate reduction to ammonium: From CuO defect engineering to waste NOx-to-NH3 economic feasibility', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 14, pp. 3588 - 3598, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d1ee00594d
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Kumar P; Zhu X; Daiyan R; Bedford NM; Wu K; Han Z; Zhang T; Amal R; Lu X, 2021, 'Oxygen Reduction Reaction: Electronically Modified Atomic Sites Within a Multicomponent Co/Cu Composite for Efficient Oxygen Electroreduction (Adv. Energy Mater. 17/2021)', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 11, pp. 2170067 - 2170067, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202170067
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhu X; Zhang D; Chen CJ; Zhang Q; Liu RS; Xia Z; Dai L; Amal R; Lu X, 2020, 'Harnessing the interplay of Fe–Ni atom pairs embedded in nitrogen-doped carbon for bifunctional oxygen electrocatalysis', Nano Energy, vol. 71, pp. 104597 - 104597, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.104597
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lovell EC; Lu X; Zhang Q; Scott J; Amal R, 2020, 'From passivation to activation-tunable nickel/nickel oxide for hydrogen evolution electrocatalysis', Chemical Communications, vol. 56, pp. 1709 - 1712, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9cc07486d
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhu X; Hu C; Amal R; Dai L; Lu X, 2020, 'Heteroatom-doped carbon catalysts for zinc-air batteries: Progress, mechanism, and opportunities', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 13, pp. 4536 - 4563, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee02800b
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Tsounis C; Lu X; Bedford NM; Subhash B; Thomsen L; Zhang Q; Ma Z; Ostrikov K; Bendavid A; Scott JA; Amal R; Han Z, 2020, 'Valence Alignment of Mixed Ni-Fe Hydroxide Electrocatalysts through Preferential Templating on Graphene Edges for Enhanced Oxygen Evolution', ACS Nano, vol. 14, pp. 11327 - 11340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.0c03380
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Zhang Q; Ng YH; Zhao C, 2020, 'Reversible ternary nickel‐cobalt‐iron catalysts for intermittent water electrolysis', EcoMat, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eom2.12012
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Chen R; Kumar P; Bedford NM; Qu J; Cairney JM; Lu X; Amal R, 2020, 'Tunable Syngas Production through CO2 Electroreduction on Cobalt-Carbon Composite Electrocatalyst', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 12, pp. 9307 - 9315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.9b21216
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Zhu X; Tong Z; Gong L; Razmjou A; Liu RS; Xia Z; Lu X; Dai L; Amal R, 2020, 'Transforming active sites in nickel–nitrogen–carbon catalysts for efficient electrochemical CO2 reduction to CO', Nano Energy, vol. 78, pp. 105213 - 105213, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.105213
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Tan X; Bedford NM; Han Z; Thomsen L; Smith S; Amal R; Lu X, 2020, 'Direct insights into the role of epoxy groups on cobalt sites for acidic H2O2 production', Nature Communications, vol. 11, pp. 4181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17782-5
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lovell EC; Huang B; Zubair M; Leverett J; Zhang Q; Lim S; Horlyck J; Tang J; Lu X; Kalantar-Zadeh K; Hart JN; Bedford NM; Amal R, 2020, 'Uncovering Atomic-Scale Stability and Reactivity in Engineered Zinc Oxide Electrocatalysts for Controllable Syngas Production', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 10, pp. 2001381 - 2001381, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202001381
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Rana M; Kim J; Peng L; Lim H; Kaiser R; Ran L; Luo B; Han Z; Hossain MSA; Lu X; Gentle I; Yamauchi Y; Knibbe R, 2020, 'Impact of Micropores and Dopants to Mitigate Lithium Polysulfides Shuttle over High Surface Area of ZIF-8 Derived Nanoporous Carbons', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 3, pp. 5523 - 5532, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.0c00509
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Saputera WH; Masood H; Leverett J; Lu X; Amal R, 2020, 'A Disquisition on the Active Sites of Heterogeneous Catalysts for Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 to Value-Added Chemicals and Fuel', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 10, pp. 1902106 - 1902106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201902106
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhu X; Amal R; Lu X, 2019, 'N,P Co-Coordinated Manganese Atoms in Mesoporous Carbon for Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction', Small, vol. 15, pp. e1804524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201804524
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Bedford NM; Pan J; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, 'A Fully Reversible Water Electrolyzer Cell Made Up from FeCoNi (Oxy)hydroxide Atomic Layers', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201901312
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhu X; Tan X; Wu KH; Chiang CL; Lin YC; Lin YG; Wang DW; Smith S; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, 'N,P co-coordinated Fe species embedded in carbon hollow spheres for oxygen electrocatalysis', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 7, pp. 14732 - 14742, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9ta03011e
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Tan X; Zhang Q; Daiyan R; Pan J; Chen R; Tahini HA; Wang DW; Smith SC; Amal R, 2019, 'Versatile electrocatalytic processes realized by Ni, Co and Fe alloyed core coordinated carbon shells', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 7, pp. 12154 - 12165, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9ta01723b
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lovell EC; Bedford NM; Saputera WH; Wu KH; Lim S; Horlyck J; Ng YH; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, 'Modulating Activity through Defect Engineering of Tin Oxides for Electrochemical CO2 Reduction', Advanced Science, vol. 6, pp. 1900678 - 1900678, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201900678
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lu X; Tan X; Zhu X; Chen R; Smith SC; Amal R, 2019, 'Antipoisoning nickel-carbon electrocatalyst for practical electrochemical co2 reduction to CO', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 2, pp. 8002 - 8009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.9b01470
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Saputera WH; Zhang Q; Lovell E; Lim S; Ng YH; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, '3D Heterostructured Copper Electrode for Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Alcohols at Low Overpotentials', ADVANCED SUSTAINABLE SYSTEMS, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adsu.201800064
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Suzuki Y; Xie Z; Lu X; Cheng YW; Amal R; Ng YH, 2019, 'Cadmium sulfide Co-catalyst reveals the crystallinity impact of nickel oxide photocathode in photoelectrochemical water splitting', International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 44, pp. 20851 - 20856, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.06.088
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Webster RF; Cheong S; Tilley RD; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, 'Ultrathin Fe-N-C Nanosheets Coordinated Fe-Doped CoNi Alloy Nanoparticles for Electrochemical Water Splitting', Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, vol. 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppsc.201800252
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhao S; Lu X; Wang L; Gale J; Amal R, 2019, 'Carbon-Based Metal-Free Catalysts for Electrocatalytic Reduction of Nitrogen for Synthesis of Ammonia at Ambient Conditions', Advanced Materials, vol. 31, pp. e1805367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201805367
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Wu H; Li S; Lu X; Toe CY; Chung HY; Tang Y; Lu X; Amal R; Li L; Ng YH, 2018, 'Pulsed Electrodeposition of Co3O4 Nanocrystals on One-Dimensional ZnO Scaffolds for Enhanced Electrochemical Water Oxidation', ChemPlusChem, vol. 83, pp. 934 - 940, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cplu.201800218
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Sabri M; King HJ; Gummow RJ; Lu X; Zhao C; Oelgemöller M; Chang SLY; Hocking RK, 2018, 'Oxidant or Catalyst for Oxidation? A Study of How Structure and Disorder Change the Selectivity for Direct versus Catalytic Oxidation Mediated by Manganese(III,IV) Oxides', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 30, pp. 8244 - 8256, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03661
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Tan X; Chen R; Saputera WH; Tahini HA; Lovell E; Ng YH; Smith SC; Dai L; Lu X; Amal R, 2018, 'Electroreduction of CO2 to CO on a Mesoporous Carbon Catalyst with Progressively Removed Nitrogen Moieties', ACS Energy Letters, vol. 3, pp. 2292 - 2298, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsenergylett.8b01409
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lu X; Saputera WH; Ng YH; Amal R, 2018, 'Highly Selective Reduction of CO2 to Formate at Low Overpotentials Achieved by a Mesoporous Tin Oxide Electrocatalyst', ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, vol. 6, pp. 1670 - 1679, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02913
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Pan J; Lovell E; Tan TH; Ng YH; Amal R, 2018, 'A sea-change: Manganese doped nickel/nickel oxide electrocatalysts for hydrogen generation from seawater', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 11, pp. 1898 - 1910, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8ee00976g
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Li S; Li L; Tang Y; Toe CY; Wu H; Chung HY; Amal R; Liu X; Lu X; Ng YH, 2018, 'Pulsed Electrodeposition of Co3O4 Nanocrystals on One-Dimensional ZnO Scaffolds for Enhanced Electrochemical Water Oxidation', CHEMPLUSCHEM, vol. 83, pp. 889 - 889, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cplu.201800477
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Wu H; Li S; Lu X; Toe CY; Chung HY; Tang Y; Lu X; Amal R; Li L; Ng YH, 2018, 'Front Cover: Pulsed Electrodeposition of Co3 O4 Nanocrystals on One-Dimensional ZnO Scaffolds for Enhanced Electrochemical Water Oxidation (ChemPlusChem 10/2018)', ChemPlusChem, vol. 83, pp. 886 - 886, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cplu.201800452
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lu X; Ng YH; Amal R, 2017, 'Surface engineered tin foil for electrocatalytic reduction of carbon dioxide to formate', Catalysis Science and Technology, vol. 7, pp. 2542 - 2550, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7cy00246g
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Tan X; Wang DW; Ng YH; Tahini HA; Tan H; Yan W; Smith SC; Amal R, 2017, 'Nitrogen Doped Carbon Nanosheets Coupled Nickel–Carbon Pyramid Arrays Toward Efficient Evolution of Hydrogen', Advanced Sustainable Systems, vol. 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adsu.201700032
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Daiyan R; Lu X; Ng YH; Amal R, 2017, 'Liquid Hydrocarbon Production from CO2: Recent Development in Metal-Based Electrocatalysis', ChemSusChem, vol. 10, pp. 4342 - 4358, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cssc.201701631
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Choudhury MH; Ciampi S; Lu X; Kashi MB; Zhao C; Gooding JJ, 2017, 'Spatially confined electrochemical activity at a non-patterned semiconductor electrode', Electrochimica Acta, vol. 242, pp. 240 - 246, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2017.04.177
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Tan TH; Ng YH; Amal R, 2016, 'Highly Selective and Stable Reduction of CO2to CO by a Graphitic Carbon Nitride/Carbon Nanotube Composite Electrocatalyst', Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 22, pp. 11991 - 11996, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chem.201601674
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Xiao C; Li Y; Lu X; Zhao C, 2016, 'Bifunctional Porous NiFe/NiCo2O4/Ni Foam Electrodes with Triple Hierarchy and Double Synergies for Efficient Whole Cell Water Splitting', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 26, pp. 3515 - 3523, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201505302
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Weremfo A; Lu X; Carter P; Hibbert DB; Zhao C, 2016, 'Modelling an electrochemically roughened porous platinum electrode for water oxidation', Chemical Communications, vol. 52, pp. 4068 - 4071, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5cc09947a
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Tan TH; Ng YH; Amal R, 2016, 'Back Cover: Highly Selective and Stable Reduction of CO2 to CO by a Graphitic Carbon Nitride/Carbon Nanotube Composite Electrocatalyst (Chem. Eur. J. 34/2016)', Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 22, pp. 12200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chem.201602994
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Yim WL; Suryanto BHR; Zhao C, 2015, 'Electrocatalytic oxygen evolution at surface-oxidized multiwall carbon nanotubes', Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 137, pp. 2901 - 2907, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja509879r
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Zhao C, 2015, 'Electrodeposition of hierarchically structured three-dimensional nickel-iron electrodes for efficient oxygen evolution at high current densities', Nature Communications, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms7616
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Chan HM; Sun CL; Tseng CM; Zhao C, 2015, 'Interconnected core-shell carbon nanotube-graphene nanoribbon scaffolds for anchoring cobalt oxides as bifunctional electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution and reduction', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 3, pp. 13371 - 13376, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5ta02967h
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Gondosiswanto R; Lu X; Zhao C, 2015, 'Preparation of metal-free nitrogen-doped graphene via direct electrochemical exfoliation of graphite in ammonium nitrate', Australian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 68, pp. 830 - 835, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/CH14447
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Xiao C; Lu X; Zhao C, 2014, 'A simple and reliable method for determining the delamination degree of nitrate and glycine intercalated LDHs in formamide', Chemical Communications, vol. 50, pp. 10122 - 10125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c4cc04922e
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Ng YH; Zhao C, 2014, 'Gold nanoparticles embedded within mesoporous cobalt oxide enhance electrochemical oxygen evolution', ChemSusChem, vol. 7, pp. 82 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cssc.201300975
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhao C; Xiao C; Chan HM; Lu X, 2014, 'Decorating semiconductor silver-tetracyanoquinodimethane nanowires with silver nanoparticles from ionic liquids', Australian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 67, pp. 213 - 216, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/CH13393
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Suryanto BHR; Lu X; Chan HM; Zhao C, 2013, 'Controlled electrodeposition of cobalt oxides from protic ionic liquids for electrocatalytic water oxidation', RSC Advances, vol. 3, pp. 20936 - 20942, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ra43614d
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Khan A; Lu X; Aldous L; Zhao C, 2013, 'Oxygen reduction reaction in room temperature protic ionic liquids', Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 117, pp. 18334 - 18342, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp405759j
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Chen Y; Cao Y; Lu X; Zhao C; Yan C; Mu T, 2013, 'Water sorption in protic ionic liquids: Correlation between hygroscopicity and polarity', New Journal of Chemistry, vol. 37, pp. 1959 - 1967, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3nj00213f
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Zhao C, 2013, 'Controlled electrochemical intercalation, exfoliation and in situ nitrogen doping of graphite in nitrate-based protic ionic liquids', Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, vol. 15, pp. 20005 - 20009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3cp53917b
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Suryanto BHR; Lu X; Zhao C, 2013, 'Layer-by-layer assembly of transparent amorphous Co3O 4 nanoparticles/graphene composite electrodes for sustained oxygen evolution reaction', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 1, pp. 12726 - 12731, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ta12672b
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Zhao C, 2013, 'Highly efficient and robust oxygen evolution catalysts achieved by anchoring nanocrystalline cobalt oxides onto mildly oxidized multiwalled carbon nanotubes', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 1, pp. 12053 - 12059, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ta12912h
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Burrell G; Separovic F; Zhao C, 2012, 'Electrochemistry of Room Temperature Protic Ionic Liquids: A Critical Assessment for Use as Electrolytes in Electrochemical Applications', Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 116, pp. 9160 - 9170, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp304735p
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Gan Q; Lu X; Dong W; Yuan Y; Qian J; Li Y; Shi J; Liu C, 2012, 'Endosomal pH-activatable magnetic nanoparticle-capped mesoporous silica for intracellular controlled release', Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 22, pp. 15960 - 15968, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c2jm32020g
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Gan Q; Lu X; Yuan Y; Qian J; Zhou H; Lu X; Shi J; Liu C, 2011, 'A magnetic, reversible pH-responsive nanogated ensemble based on Fe3O4 nanoparticles-capped mesoporous silica', Biomaterials, vol. 32, pp. 1932 - 1942, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2010.11.020
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Lu X; Sun F; Wang J; Zhong J; Dong Q, 2009, 'A facile route to prepare organic/inorganic hybrid nanomaterials by 'click chemistry'', Macromolecular Rapid Communications, vol. 30, pp. 2116 - 2120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/marc.200900356
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Xunyu Lu
    Zhang Q; Lu X; Amal R, 2019, 'A Fully Reversible Water Electrolyzer Cell made up from FeCoNi (Oxy)hydroxide Atomic Layers', in Proceedings of the nanoGe Fall Meeting 2019, Fundació Scito, presented at nanoGe Fall Meeting 2019, 03 November 2019 - 08 November 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.29363/nanoge.ngfm.2019.021

Awards

Awards and Honours

  • Bloom-Gutmann Prize (2012) from Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI).
  • ARC DECRA Fellow (2017-2019).
  • UNSW Scientia Fellow (2019-2022).

Grants

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