Prof. Guoxiong Wang is now the group leader of electrocatalytic conversion of carbon-based resources. His research interests include highly efficient electrocatalytic materials and processes for electrochemical energy conversion and storage, such as electrocatalytic reduction of CO2, fuel cells and zinc-air battery, etc. Prof. Guoxiong Wang has published over 120 papers and held 15 patents.
Prof. Guoxiong Wang received his B.S. from Wuhan University in 2000 and Ph. D. in physical chemistry from Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2006. After working at Catalysis Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan from 2007 to 2010 as postdoctoral researcher, he joined joined State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, DICP as an associate professor and was promoted to a full professor in 2015. He was supported by National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars in 2021.
Ph. D, Physical Chemistry– Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 09/2000~05/2006
Bachelor, Chemistry – Wuhan University 09/1996~07/2000
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 06/2006~08/2007
Research Associate, Assistant Professor
Catalysis Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 12/2007~06/2015
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 06/2015~present
The research focuses on the electrocatalytic conversion of carbon- based small molecules such as CO2, CO and CH4 to fuels and chemicals, including catalyst design and preparation, electrochemical in-situ dynamic characterization, electrolytic devices and technologies, etc.
MAIN RESEARCH FUNDS:
· Natural Science Foundation of China:
Electrocatalysis for carbon based energy(22125205), 2022/01-2026/12
Regulation of metal/oxide interface confinement catalysis on the activity and selectivity of electrochemical reduction of carbon dioxide(2157031152), 2016/01-2019/12
· National Key R&D Program of China:
Project number 2017YFA0700102, Preparation of high-value added products from CO2 and CH4 by electro-thermal coupling catalysis(2017YFA0700102),2018/05-2023/04
 J. Sang, P. Wei, T. Liu, H. Lv, X. Ni, D. Gao, J. Zhang, H. Li, Y. Zang, F. Yang, Z. Liu, G. Wang*, X. Bao, A Reconstructed Cu2P2O7 Catalyst for Selective CO2 Electroreduction to Multicarbon Products, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2022, 61, e202114238.
 H. Lv, L. Lin, X. Zhang, R. Li, Y. Song, H. Matsumoto, N. Ta, C. Zeng, Q. Fu, G. Wang*, X. Bao, Promoting Exsolution of RuFe Alloy Nanoparticles on Sr2Fe1.4Ru0.1Mo0.5O6-δ via Repeated Redox Manipulations for CO2 Electrolysis, Nature Communications, 2021, 12, 5665.
 H. Li, T. Liu, P. Wei, L.Lin, D. Gao,* G. Wang*, X. Bao, High-Rate CO2 Electroreduction to C2+ Products over a Copper-Copper Iodide Catalyst, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2021, 60, 14329-14333.
 H. Lv, L. Lin, X. Zhang, Y. Song, H. Matsumoto, C. Zeng, N. Ta, W. Liu, D. Gao, G. Wang*, X. Bao, In Situ Investigation of Reversible Exsolution/Dissolution of CoFe Alloy Nanoparticles in a Co-Doped Sr2Fe1.5Mo0.5O6-δCathode for CO2 Electrolysis, Advanced materials, 2020, 32, 1906193.
 K. Ye, Z. Zhou, J. Shao, L. Lin, D. Gao, N. Ta, R. Si, G. Wang*, X. Bao, In Situ Reconstruction of a Hierarchical Sn-Cu/SnOx Core/Shell Catalyst for High-Performance CO2 Electroreduction, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2020, 59, 4814-4821.
 Y. Song, L. Lin, W. Feng, X. Zhang, Q. Dong, X. Li, H. Lv, Q. Liu, F. Yang, Z. Liu, G. Wang*, X. Bao, Interfacial Enhancement by γ-Al2O3 of Electrochemical Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Ethane to Ethylene in Solid Oxide Electrolysis Cells. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2019, 58, 16043-16046.
 C. Yan, H. Li, Y. Ye, H. Wu, F. Cai, R. Si, J. Xiao, S. Miao, S. Xie, F. Yang, Y. Li, G. Wang*, X. Bao*, Coordinatively Unsaturated Nickel-nitrogen Sites towards Selective and High-rate CO2 Electroreduction, Energy & Environment Science, 2018, 11, 1204-1210.
 D. Gao, Y.Zhang, Z. Zhou, F. Cai, X. Zhao, W. Huang, Y. Li, J. Zhu, P. Liu, F. Yang*, G. Wang*, X. Bao*, Enhancing CO2 Electroreduction with the Metal-oxide Interface, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2017, 139, 5652-5655.
 H. Wu, H. Li, X. Zhao, Q. Liu, J. Wang, J. Xiao, S. Xie, R. Si, F. Yang, S. Miao, X. Guo, G. Wang*, X. Bao*, Highly doped and Exposed Cu(I)-N Active Sites within Graphene towards Efficient Oxygen Reduction for Zinc-air Battery, Energy & Environment Science, 2016, 9, 3736-3745.
 D. Gao, H. Zhou, J. Wang, S. Miao, F. Yang, G. Wang*, J. Wang*, X. Bao, Size-dependent Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 over Pd Nanoparticles, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2015, 137, 4288-4291.