Jie Liu, George Barth Geller Professor of Chemistry

Jie Liu
Office Location:  3218 French Science Center
Office Phone:  (919) 660-1549
Email Address: send me a message
Web Page:  http://www.chem.duke.edu/~jliu/labgroup/

Education:

Ph.D.Harvard University1996
M.S.Shandong Medical University (China)1990
M.Sc.Shandong University, P.R. China1990
B.S.Shandong Medical University (China)1987
B.Sc.Shandong University, P.R. China1987
Specialties:

Physical
Nanoscience and Materials
Research Interests:

Dr. Liu’s research interests are focusing on the chemistry and material science of nanoscale materials. Specific topics in his current research program include: Self-assembly of nanostructures; Preparation and chemical functionalization of single walled carbon nanotubes; Developing carbon nanotube based chemical and biological sensors; SPM based fabrication and modification of functional nanostructures.

Keywords:

Absorption • Acetylcysteine • Adsorption • Alginates • Animals • Anti-Infective Agents • Biological Markers • Biosensing Techniques • Breast Neoplasms • Caenorhabditis elegans • Carbon nanotubes • Catalysis • Cell Line, Tumor • Cells, Cultured • Central Nervous System • Chelating Agents • Chromans • Citric Acid • Colloids • Colony Count, Microbial • Compressive Strength • Copper • Crystallization • Dimethylpolysiloxanes • Disinfection • DNA • Drinking Water • Drug Delivery Systems • Elastic Modulus • Electric Capacitance • Electric Conductivity • Electric Power Supplies • Electrochemistry • Electrodes • Electrolytes • Electronics • Embryo, Nonmammalian • Energy Transfer • Environment • Equipment Design • Equipment Failure Analysis • Excipients • Female • Gallium • Gases • Gene Deletion • Genomics • Geological Phenomena • Gills • Glass • Glucuronic Acid • Gold • Graphite • Gum Arabic • Hepatic Stellate Cells • Hexuronic Acids • Hot Temperature • Humans • Hydrodynamics • Hydrogen Peroxide • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration • Imaging, Three-Dimensional • Immunohistochemistry • Ions • Iron • Larva • Light • Luminescence • Luminescent Measurements • Macromolecular Substances • Manufactured Materials • Materials Testing • Metal Nanoparticles • Mice • Microscopy • Microscopy, Atomic Force • Microscopy, Electron, Scanning • Microscopy, Electron, Transmission • Microspheres • Molecular Conformation • Nanocomposites • Nanoparticles • Nanoscale Devices • Nanoscale Materials • Nanostructures • Nanotechnology • Nanotubes • Nanotubes, Carbon • Nanowires • Nitric Oxide • Nylons • Optical Imaging • Optics and Photonics • Organic Chemicals • Oryzias • Oxidation-Reduction • Oxidative Stress • Oxides • Particle Size • Photoelectron Spectroscopy • Platinum • Polymers • Porosity • Povidone • Powder Diffraction • Powders • Proteomics • Pyrroles • Pyrrolidines • Quantum Theory • Rats • Scattering, Radiation • Semiconductors • Sensitivity and Specificity • Silicon Compounds • Silver • Silver Nitrate • Sodium Hydroxide • Solar Energy • Spectrometry, Fluorescence • Spectrophotometry • Spectrophotometry, Ultraviolet • Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared • Spectroscopy, Near-Infrared • Spectrum Analysis, Raman • Stress, Mechanical • Sulfides • Sulfur • Surface Properties • Symporters • Temperature • Tensile Strength • Thiophenes • Time Factors • Tin Compounds • Tissue Distribution • Tissue Engineering • Titanium • Ultracentrifugation • Waste Water • Water • Water Pollutants, Chemical • X-Ray Diffraction • Zinc Oxide

Current Ph.D. Students  

Postdocs Mentored

Representative Publications   (search)

  1. J Chen, V Perebeinos, M Freitag, J Tsang, Q Fu, J Liu and P Avouris, Bright infrared emission from electrically induced excitons in carbon nanotubes, SCIENCE, vol. 310 no. 5751 (November, 2005), pp. 1171-1174, ISSN 0036-8075 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  2. X Zhou, JY Park, S Huang, J Liu and PL McEuen, Band structure, phonon scattering, and the performance limit of single-walled carbon nanotube transistors, Physical Review Letters, vol. 95 no. 14 (September, 2005), pp. Art. No. 146805, ISSN 0031-9007 [doi]  [abs]
  3. Q Fu and J Liu, Integrated single-walled carbon nanotube/microfluidic devices for the study of the sensing mechanism of nanotube sensors, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 109 no. 28 (2005), pp. 2813406-2813408, ISSN 1520-6106 [doi]  [abs]
  4. JQ Lu, TE Kopley, N Moll, D Roitman, D Chamberlin, Q Fu, J Liu, TP Russell, DA Rider, I Manners and MA Winnik, High-quality single-walled carbon nanotubes with small diameter, controlled density, and ordered locations using a polyferrocenylsilane block copolymer catalyst precursor, Chemistry of Materials, vol. 17 no. 9 (2005), pp. 2227-2231, ISSN 0897-4756 [doi]  [abs]
  5. Q Fu and J Liu, Effects of ionic surfactant adsorption on single-walled carbon nanotube thin film devices in aqueous solutions, Langmuir, vol. 21 no. 4 (2005), pp. 1162-1165, ISSN 0743-7463 [doi]  [abs]