Nano and Interfacial Catalysis Group Headed by Prof.Dr.Xinhe Bao
Prof. Peng Jiang

State Key Laboratory of Catalysis (SKLC)
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP)
the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
457 Zhongshan Road,116023 Dalian P.R. China
Tel : +86 411 84379976
Fax : +86 411 84694447


2002-2007 in Physics Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P.R. China

1998-2002 in Optics Department of Optics, Shandong University, Jinan, P.R. China 



Dec. 2012– Current         Full Professor, State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Nov. 2011– Dec.2012 Associate Professor, State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Oct. 2007 –Oct. 2011 Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, U. S.A.



Developing novel thermoelectric materials and investigating nanoscale thermal transfer; 

Understanding the fundamental mechanisms of catalytic reactions by in situ characterization techniques.


1. Z. W. Huang, S. A. Miller, B. H. Ge, M. T. Yan, S. Anand, T. M. Wu, P. F. Nan, Y. H. Zhu, W. Zhuang, G. J. Snyder, P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao*, High thermoelectric performance of new rhombohedral phase of GeSe stabilized through alloying with AgSbSe2, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 56, 14113 (2017).

2. H. M. Zhang, D. Zhang, X. W. Lu, C. Liu, G. Y. Zhou, X. C. Ma, L. L. Wang*, P. Jiang*, Q. K. Xue, X. H. Bao*, Origin of charge transfer and enhanced electron–phonon coupling in single unit-cell FeSe films on SrTiO3, Nat. Commun. 8, 214 (2017).

3. S. Kong, T. M. Wu, M. Yuan, Z. W. Huang, Q. L. Meng, Q. K. Jiang, W. Zhuang*, P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao*, Dramatically enhanced thermoelectric performance of MoS2 by introducing MoO2 nanoinclusions, J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 2004 (2017).

4. Q. L. Meng, S. Kong, Z. W. Huang, Y. H. Zhu, H. C. Liu, X. W. Lu, P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao*, Simultaneous enhancement in the power factor and thermoelectric performance of copper sulfide by In2S3 doping, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 12624 (2016).

5. Z. W. Huang, T. M. Wu, S. Kong, Q. L. Meng, W. Zhuang*, P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao*, Enhancement of anisotropic thermoelectric performance of tungsten disulfide by titanium doping, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 10159 (2016).

6. Q. L. Meng, H. C. Liu, Z. W. Huang, S. Kong, X. W. Lu, P. Tomkins, P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao*, Mixed conduction properties of pristine bulk graphene oxide, Carbon 101, 338 (2016).

7. P. Jiang*, X. H. Bao, M. Salmeron, Catalytic reaction processes revealed by scanning probe microscopy, Acc. Chem. Res. 48, 1524 (2015).

8. Y. X. Yao, Q. Fu*, Y. Y. Zhang, X. F. Weng, H. Li, M. S. Chen, L. Jin, A. Y. Dong, R. T. Mu, P. Jiang, L. Liu, H. Bluhm, Z. Liu, S. B. Zhang, X. H. Bao, Graphene cover-promoted metal-catalyzed reactions, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111, 17023 (2014).

9. F. Zhang, X. L. Pan*, Y. F. Hu, L. Yu, X. Q. Chen, P. Jiang, H. B. Zhang, S. B. Deng, J. Zhang, T. B. Bolin, S. Zhang, Y. Y. Huang, X. H. Bao*, Tuning the redox activity of encapsulated metal clusters via the metallic and semiconducting character of carbon nanotubes, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110, 14861 (2013). 

10. A. Tuxen, S. Carenco, M. Chintapalli, C. H. Chuang, C. Escudero, E. Pach, P. Jiang, F. Borondics, B. Beberwyck, A. P. Alivisatos, G. Thornton, W. F. Pong, J. H. Guo, R. Perez, F. Besenbacher, M. Salmeron*, Size-dependent dissociation of carbon monoxide on cobalt nanoparticles, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 2273 (2013).

11. P. Jiang, D. Prendergast, F. Borondics, S. Porsgaard, L. Giovanetti, E. Pach, J. Newberg, H. Bluhm, F. Besenbacher, M. Salmeron*, Experimental and theoretical investigation of the electronic structure of Cu2O and CuO thin films on Cu(110) using X-ray photoelectron and absorption spectroscopy, J. Chem. Phys. 138, 024704 (2013).

12. S. Porsgaard, P. Jiang, F. Borondics, S. Wendt, Z. Liu, H. Bluhm, F. Besenbacher, and M. Salmeron*, Charge state of gold nanoparticles supported on titania under oxygen pressure, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 2266 (2011). 

13. P. Jiang, J. L. Chen, F. Borondics, P. Glans, M. W. West, C. L. Chang, M. Salmeron*, and J. H. Guo*, In situ soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy investigation of electrochemical corrosion of copper in aqueous NaHCO3 solution, Electrochem. Commun. 12, 820 (2010).

14. P. Jiang, S. Porsgaard, F. Borondics, M. Köber, A. Caballero, H. Bluhm, F. Besenbacher, and M. Salmeron*, Room-temperature reaction of oxygen with gold: an in situ ambient-pressure X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy investigation, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 2858 (2010).

15. P. Jiang, X. C. Ma*, Y. X. Ning, C. L. Song, X. Chen, J. F. Jia, and Q. K. Xue, Quantum size effect directed selective self-assembling of cobalt phthalocyanine on Pb(111) thin films, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 7790 (2008).

16. X. C. Ma, P. Jiang, Y. Qi, J. F. Jia, Y. Yang, W. H. Duan, W. X. Li, X. H. Bao, S. B. Zhang, and Q. K. Xue*, Experimental observation of quantum oscillation of surface chemical reactivities, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 104, 9204 (2007).