Cheng Tang

Dr Cheng Tang

Lecturer

School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.


Dr. Tang has been focusing on the atomic-level design and engineering of nanomaterials for high-performance batteries and electrochemical production of fuels and chemicals. He has co-published 1 book, 1 book chapter and >70 refereed journal papers, including 1 ESI Hot paper (top 0.1 %), 19 ESI Highly Cited papers (top 1 %), and 8 cover-featured papers. These include 31 papers as the first/co-first author in flagship Materials & Chemistry journals including Adv. Mater. (9), Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2), Sci. Adv. (1), Chem. Soc. Rev. (1), Acc. Chem. Res. (1), Adv. Funct. Mater. (1), J. Mater. Chem. A (5), and others. His h-index = 45 and total citations > 8000 on Google Scholar.
He has been awarded the 2020 Global Highly Cited Researcher (Clarivate Analytics), and was recognised as the World’s Top 2% Scientists (released by Stanford University). He was also awarded the 2019 Chorafas Foundation Award in Chemistry (only 5 winners worldwide), the 2018 CPCIF-Clariant CleanTech Award, NDNC2016 Young Scholar Award, China National Scholarship for Graduate Students (3 times), the Top-Grade Scholarship at Tsinghua University (10/33000), Academic Rookies of Tsinghua (10/33000), Tsinghua’s Person of the Year 2016 (10/45000), First Prize of Excellent Doctoral Dissertation, etc. He is highly honoured to give the commencement address at THU 2018 Graduate Graduation Ceremony.
His research interests include:
1. nanomaterials including graphene, 2D materials, single-atom catalysts, 3D porous frameworks, high-entropy nanomaterials, etc.
2. lithium-sulfur batteries
3. bifunctional oxygen reduction/evolution in zinc-air batteries
4. on-site/demand electrosynthesis of hydrogen peroxide
5. electrocatalytic nitrogen cycling (nitrogen reduction, nitrogen oxidation, nitrate reduction, etc.)

Dr. Tang has been focusing on the atomic-level design and engineering of nanomaterials for high-performance batteries and electrochemical production of fuels and chemicals. He has co-published 1 book, 1 book chapter and >70 refereed journal papers, including 1 ESI Hot paper (top 0.1 %), 19 ESI Highly Cited papers (top 1 %), and 8 cover-featured papers. These include 31 papers as the first/co-first author in flagship Materials & Chemistry journals including Adv. Mater. (9), Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2), Sci. Adv. (1), Chem. Soc. Rev. (1), Acc. Chem. Res. (1), Adv. Funct. Mater. (1), J. Mater. Chem. A (5), and others. His h-index = 45 and total citations > 8000 on Google Scholar.
He has been awarded the 2020 Global Highly Cited Researcher (Clarivate Analytics), and was recognised as the World’s Top 2% Scientists (released by Stanford University). He was also awarded the 2019 Chorafas Foundation Award in Chemistry (only 5 winners worldwide), the 2018 CPCIF-Clariant CleanTech Award, NDNC2016 Young Scholar Award, China National Scholarship for Graduate Students (3 times), the Top-Grade Scholarship at Tsinghua University (10/33000), Academic Rookies of Tsinghua (10/33000), Tsinghua’s Person of the Year 2016 (10/45000), First Prize of Excellent Doctoral Dissertation, etc. He is highly honoured to give the commencement address at THU 2018 Graduate Graduation Ceremony.
His research interests include:
1. nanomaterials including graphene, 2D materials, single-atom catalysts, 3D porous frameworks, high-entropy nanomaterials, etc.
2. lithium-sulfur batteries
3. bifunctional oxygen reduction/evolution in zinc-air batteries
4. on-site/demand electrosynthesis of hydrogen peroxide
5. electrocatalytic nitrogen cycling (nitrogen reduction, nitrogen oxidation, nitrate reduction, etc.)

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  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Zhang, J. Y., Xia, C., Wang, H. F., & Tang, C. (2022). Recent advances in electrocatalytic oxygen reduction for on-site hydrogen peroxide synthesis in acidic media. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 67, 432-450.
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    2022 Chen, L., Tang, C., Zheng, Y., Skúlason, E., & Jiao, Y. (2022). C₃ production from CO₂ reduction by concerted *CO trimerization on a single-atom alloy catalyst. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, [1]-[9].
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    2021 Zhang, F., Zhu, Y., Tang, C., Chen, Y., Qian, B., Hu, Z., . . . Wang, H. (2021). High-Efficiency Electrosynthesis of Hydrogen Peroxide from Oxygen Reduction Enabled by a Tungsten Single Atom Catalyst with Unique Terdentate N<inf>1</inf>O<inf>2</inf> Coordination. Advanced Functional Materials, 8 pages.
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    2021 Li, L., Tang, C., Jin, H., Davey, K., & Qiao, S. Z. (2021). Main-group elements boost electrochemical nitrogen fixation. Chem, 7(12), 3232-3255.
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    2021 Chen, L., Tang, C., Jiao, Y., & Qiao, S. (2021). Anomalous C‐C coupling on under‐coordinated Cu(111) – a case study of Cu nanopyramids for CO2 reduction reaction by molecular modelling. ChemSusChem: chemistry and sustainability, energy and materials, 14(2), 671-678.
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    2021 Tang, C., Zheng, Y., Jaroniec, M., & Qiao, S. (2021). Electrocatalytic refinery for sustainable production of fuels and chemicals. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 60(36), 19572-19590.
    DOI Scopus35 WoS32 Europe PMC1
    2021 Jin, H., Wang, X., Tang, C., Vasileff, A., Li, L., Slattery, A., & Qiao, S. -Z. (2021). Stable and highly efficient hydrogen evolution from seawater enabled by an unsaturated nickel surface nitride. Advanced Materials, 33(13), 1-8.
    DOI Scopus31 WoS25 Europe PMC2
    2021 Tang, C., Zheng, Y., Jaroniec, M., & Qiao, S. (2021). Electrocatalytic Refinery for Sustainable Production of Fuels and Chemicals. Angewandte Chemie, 133(36), 19724-19742.
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    2021 Li, L., Tang, C., Cui, X., Zheng, Y., Wang, X., Xu, H., . . . Qiao, S. (2021). Efficient nitrogen fixation to ammonia through integration of plasma oxidation with electrocatalytic reduction. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 60(25), 14131-14137.
    DOI Scopus18 WoS20
    2021 Tang, C., Chen, L., Li, H., Li, L., Jiao, Y., Zheng, Y., . . . Qiao, S. (2021). Tailoring acidic oxygen reduction selectivity on single-atom catalysts via modification of first and second coordination spheres. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 43(20), 4819-4827.
    DOI Scopus37 WoS39
    2021 Chen, L., Tang, C., Davey, K., Zheng, Y., Jiao, Y., & Qiao, S. -Z. (2021). Spatial-confinement induced electroreduction of CO and CO₂ to diols on densely-arrayed Cu nanopyramids. Chemical Science, 23(23), 8086-8087.
    DOI Scopus2 WoS1
    2021 Li, L., Tang, C., Cui, X., Zheng, Y., Wang, X., Xu, H., . . . Qiao, S. (2021). Efficient Nitrogen Fixation to Ammonia through Integration of Plasma Oxidation with Electrocatalytic Reduction. Angewandte Chemie, 133(25), 14250-14256.
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    2021 Yao, D., Tang, C., Vasileff, A., Zhi, X., Jiao, Y., & Qiao, S. -Z. (2021). The controllable reconstruction of Bi‐MOFs for electrochemical CO₂ reduction through electrolyte and potential mediation. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 60(33), 18178-18184.
    DOI Scopus6 WoS6 Europe PMC1
    2021 Jing, L., Tang, C., Tian, Q., Liu, T., Ye, S., Su, P., . . . Liu, J. (2021). Mesoscale Diffusion Enhancement of Carbon-Bowl-Shaped Nanoreactor toward High-Performance Electrochemical H2O2 Production.. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 13(33), 39763-39771.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2021 Xie, L., Tang, C., Bi, Z., Song, M., Fan, Y., Yan, C., . . . Chen, C. (2021). Hard Carbon Anodes for Next-Generation Li-Ion Batteries: Review and Perspective. Advanced Energy Materials, 11(38), 22 pages.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS1
    2021 Yao, D., Tang, C., Vasileff, A., Zhi, X., Jiao, Y., & Qiao, S. (2021). The Controllable Reconstruction of Bi‐MOFs for Electrochemical CO2 Reduction through Electrolyte and Potential Mediation. Angewandte Chemie, 133(33), 18326-18332.
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    2021 Zhang, J., Lv, F., Li, Z., Jiang, G., Tan, M., Yuan, M., . . . Guo, S. (2021). Cr-Doped Pd Metallene Endows a Practical Formaldehyde Sensor New Limit and High Selectivity. Advanced Materials, 34(2), 8 pages.
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    2021 Liu, X. M., Cui, X., Dastafkan, K., Wang, H. F., Tang, C., Zhao, C., . . . Zhang, Q. (2021). Recent advances in spinel-type electrocatalysts for bifunctional oxygen reduction and oxygen evolution reactions. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 53, 290-302.
    DOI Scopus45 WoS38
    2020 Yao, D., Tang, C., Li, L., Xia, B., Vasileff, A., Jin, H., . . . Qiao, S. -Z. (2020). In situ fragmented bismuth nanoparticles for electrocatalytic nitrogen reduction. Advanced Energy Materials, 10(33), 2001289-1-2001289-8.
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    2020 Jin, H., Gu, Q., Chen, B., Tang, C., Zheng, Y., Zhang, H., . . . Qiao, S. Z. (2020). Molten salt-directed catalytic synthesis of 2D layered transition-metal nitrides for efficient hydrogen evolution. Chem, 6(9), 2382-2394.
    DOI Scopus40 WoS37
    2020 Dong, Q., Wang, H., Liu, Q., Ji, S., Zhang, Y., Tang, C., . . . Wang, R. (2020). Simplifying the creation of iron compound inserted, nitrogen-doped carbon nanotubes and its catalytic application. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 857, 1-11.
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    2020 Nan, H., Su, Y., Tang, C., Cao, R., Li, D., Yu, J., . . . Tian, X. (2020). Engineering the electronic and strained interface for high activity of PdM<inf>core</inf>@Pt<inf>monolayer</inf> electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction. Science Bulletin, 65(16), 1396-1404.
    DOI Scopus19 WoS16
    2020 Yang, Y., Zhang, L., Hu, Z., Zheng, Y., Tang, C., Chen, P., . . . Qiao, S. Z. (2020). The Crucial Role of Charge Accumulation and Spin Polarization in Activating Carbon-Based Catalysts for Electrocatalytic Nitrogen Reduction. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 59(11), 4525-4531.
    DOI Scopus64 WoS64 Europe PMC2
    2020 Tang, C., Jiao, Y., Shi, B., Liu, J. -N., Xie, Z., Chen, X., . . . Qiao, S. (2020). Coordination tunes selectivity: two-electron oxygen reduction on high-loading Molybdenum single-atom catalysts. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 59(23), 1-7.
    DOI Scopus140 WoS142 Europe PMC11
    2020 Li, L., Tang, C., Zheng, Y., Xia, B., Zhou, X., Xu, H., & Qiao, S. Z. (2020). Tailoring Selectivity of Electrochemical Hydrogen Peroxide Generation by Tunable Pyrrolic-Nitrogen-Carbon. Advanced Energy Materials, 10(21), 10 pages.
    DOI Scopus85 WoS76
    2019 Zhang, X., Wang, Q., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Liang, P., Huang, X., & Zhang, Q. (2019). High-power microbial fuel cells based on a carbon–carbon composite air cathode. Small, 16(15), 1905240-1-1905240-7.
    DOI Scopus9 WoS10 Europe PMC1
    2019 Wang, Y., Li, Z., Tang, C., Ren, H., Zhang, Q., Xue, M., . . . Jiang, J. (2019). Few-layered mesoporous graphene for high-performance toluene adsorption and regeneration. Environmental Science: Nano, 6(10), 3113-3122.
    DOI Scopus12 WoS11
    2019 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2019). A review of graphene-based 3D van der Waals hybrids and their energy applications. Nano Today, 25, 27-37.
    DOI Scopus33 WoS33
    2019 Wang, B., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Chen, X., Cao, R., & Zhang, Q. (2019). A nanosized CoNi hydroxide@hydroxysulfide core-shell heterostructure for enhanced oxygen evolution. Advanced Materials, 31(4), 1805658-1-1805658-7.
    DOI Scopus149 WoS156 Europe PMC1
    2019 Tang, C., & Qiao, S. (2019). 2D Atomically Thin Electrocatalysts: From Graphene to Metallene. Matter, 1(6), 1454-1455.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS4
    2019 Wang, B., Tang, C., Wang, H., Chen, X., Cao, R., & Zhang, Q. (2019). Core-branch CoNi hydroxysulfides with versatilely regulated electronic and surface structures for superior oxygen evolution electrocatalysis. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 38, 8-14.
    DOI Scopus43 WoS41
    2019 Li, L., Tang, C., Xia, B., Jin, H., Zheng, Y., & Qiao, S. Z. (2019). Two-dimensional mosaic bismuth nanosheets for highly selective ambient electrocatalytic nitrogen reduction. ACS Catalysis, 9(4), 2902-2908.
    DOI Scopus274 WoS268
    2019 Tang, C., & Qiao, S. Z. (2019). How to explore ambient electrocatalytic nitrogen reduction reliably and insightfully. Chemical Society Reviews, 48(12), 3166-3180.
    DOI Scopus284 WoS276 Europe PMC16
    2019 Jin, H., Li, L., Liu, X., Tang, C., Xu, W., Chen, S., . . . Qiao, S. Z. (2019). Nitrogen vacancies on 2D layered W₂N₃: a stable and efficient active site for nitrogen reduction reaction. Advanced Materials, 31(32), 1-8.
    DOI Scopus201 WoS199 Europe PMC1
    2019 Tang, C., & Qiao, S. Z. (2019). True or False in Electrochemical Nitrogen Reduction. Joule, 3(7), 1573-1575.
    DOI Scopus18 WoS18
    2019 Li, L., Tang, C., Yao, D., Zheng, Y., & Qiao, S. Z. (2019). Electrochemical nitrogen reduction: identification and elimination of contamination in electrolyte. ACS Energy Letters, 4(9), 2111-2116.
    DOI Scopus79 WoS78
    2019 Li, Z., Liu, R., Tang, C., Wang, Z., Chen, X., Jiang, Y., . . . Jiang, J. (2019). Cobalt Nanoparticles and Atomic Sites in Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Frameworks for Highly Sensitive Sensing of Hydrogen Peroxide. SMALL, 16(15), 8 pages.
    DOI Scopus20 WoS18
    2019 Huang, Y., Wang, Y., Tang, C., Wang, J., Zhang, Q., Wang, Y., & Zhang, J. (2019). Atomic modulation and structure design of carbons for bifunctional electrocatalysis in metal-air batteries. Advanced Materials, 31(13), 1803800-1-1803800-17.
    DOI Scopus134 WoS144 Europe PMC2
    2019 Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Huang, J. -Q., Qian, W., Wei, F., Qiao, S. -Z., & Zhang, Q. (2019). 3D Hierarchical Porous Graphene-Based Energy Materials: Synthesis, Functionalization, and Application in Energy Storage and Conversion. Electrochemical Energy Reviews, 2(2), 332-371.
    DOI Scopus49 WoS47
    2018 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., Wang, B., Li, B. -Q., Cui, X., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Defect-rich carbon fiber electrocatalysts with porous graphene skin for flexible solid-state zinc-air batteries. ENERGY STORAGE MATERIALS, 15, 124-130.
    DOI Scopus104 WoS98
    2018 Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Multiscale Principles To Boost Reactivity in Gas-Involving Energy Electrocatalysis. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 51(4), 881-889.
    DOI Scopus293 WoS286 Europe PMC24
    2018 Shi, J. -L., Tang, C., Huang, J. -Q., Zhu, W., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Effective exposure of nitrogen heteroatoms in 3D porous graphene framework for oxygen reduction reaction and lithium–sulfur batteries. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 27(1), 167-175.
    DOI Scopus80 WoS79
    2018 Tang, C., Zhong, L., Zhang, B., Wang, H. -F., & Zhang, Q. (2018). 3D mesoporous van der waals heterostructures for trifunctional energy electrocatalysis. Advanced Materials, 30(5), 1705110-1-1705110-8.
    DOI Scopus129 WoS131 Europe PMC12
    2018 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., Li, B. -Q., & Zhang, Q. (2018). A review of anion-regulated multi-anion transition metal compounds for oxygen evolution electrocatalysis. Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 5(3), 521-534.
    DOI Scopus68 WoS68
    2018 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2018). A review of precious-metal-free bifunctional oxygen electrocatalysts: rational design and applications in Zn-air batteries. Advanced Functional Materials, 28(46), 1803329-1-1803329-22.
    DOI Scopus357 WoS355
    2018 Cui, X., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2018). A review of electrocatalytic reduction of dinitrogen to ammonia under ambient conditions. Advanced Energy Materials, 8(22), 1800369-1-1800369-25.
    DOI Scopus530 WoS532
    2018 Wang, B., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Li, B. -Q., Cui, X., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Anion-Regulated Hydroxysulfide Monoliths as OER/ORR/HER Electrocatalysts and their Applications in Self-Powered Electrochemical Water Splitting. SMALL METHODS, 2(12), 9 pages.
    DOI Scopus68 WoS78
    2018 Li, B. -Q., Zhang, S. -Y., Wang, B., Xia, Z. -J., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2018). A porphyrin covalent organic framework cathode for flexible Zn-air batteries. Energy and Environmental Science, 11(7), 1723-1729.
    DOI Scopus175 WoS175
    2018 Cui, X., Tang, C., Liu, X. -M., Wang, C., Ma, W., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Highly Selective Electrochemical Reduction of Dinitrogen to Ammonia at Ambient Temperature and Pressure over Iron Oxide Catalysts. CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 24(69), 18494-18501.
    DOI Scopus71 WoS72 Europe PMC6
    2017 Zhong, L., Tang, C., Wang, B., Wang, H. -F., Gao, S., Wang, Y., & Zhang, Q. (2017). SAPO-34 templated growth of hierarchical porous graphene cages as electrocatalysts for both oxygen reduction and evolution. NEW CARBON MATERIALS, 32(6), 509-516.
    DOI Scopus10 WoS9
    2017 Li, B. -Q., Xia, Z. -J., Zhang, B., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Regulating p-block metals in perovskite nanodots for efficient electrocatalytic water oxidation. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8(1), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus75 WoS73 Europe PMC11
    2017 Hao, G. -P., Tang, C., Zhang, E., Zhai, P., Yin, J., Zhu, W., . . . Kaskel, S. (2017). Thermal Exfoliation of Layered Metal-Organic Frameworks into Ultrahydrophilic Graphene Stacks and Their Applications in Li-S Batteries. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 29(37), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus107 WoS108 Europe PMC12
    2017 Qiao, M., Tang, C., Tanase, L. C., Teodorescu, C. M., Chen, C., Zhang, Q., & Titirici, M. -M. (2017). Oxygenophilic ionic liquids promote the oxygen reduction reaction in Pt-free carbon electrocatalysts. MATERIALS HORIZONS, 4(5), 895-899.
    DOI Scopus35 WoS34
    2017 Chen, C. -Y., Peng, H. -J., Hou, T. -Z., Zhai, P. -Y., Li, B. -Q., Tang, C., . . . Zhang, Q. (2017). A quinonoid-imine-enriched nanostructured polymer mediator for lithium-sulfur batteries. Advanced Materials, 29(23), 1606802-1-1606802-7.
    DOI Scopus109 WoS102 Europe PMC13
    2017 Tang, C., Wang, B., Wang, H. -F., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Defect Engineering toward Atomic Co-N-x-C in Hierarchical Graphene for Rechargeable Flexible Solid Zn-Air Batteries. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 29(37), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus436 WoS338 Europe PMC41
    2017 Tang, C., Titirici, M. -M., & Zhang, Q. (2017). A review of nanocarbons in energy electrocatalysis: multifunctional substrates and highly active sites. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 26(6), 1077-1093.
    DOI Scopus190 WoS189
    2017 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., Wang, B., Li, B. -Q., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Bifunctional Transition Metal Hydroxysulfides: Room-Temperature Sulfurization and Their Applications in Zn-Air Batteries. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 29(35), 9 pages.
    DOI Scopus267 WoS473 Europe PMC28
    2017 Li, B. -Q., Zhang, S. -Y., Tang, C., Cui, X., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Anionic Regulated NiFe (Oxy)Sulfide Electrocatalysts for Water Oxidation. SMALL, 13(25), 6 pages.
    DOI Scopus116 WoS101 Europe PMC12
    2017 Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Nanocarbon for oxygen reduction electrocatalysis: dopants, edges, and defects. Advanced Materials, 29(13), 1604103-1-1604103-9.
    DOI Scopus498 WoS495 Europe PMC55
    2016 Li, B. -Q., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Zhu, X. -L., & Zhang, Q. (2016). An aqueous preoxidation method for monolithic perovskite electrocatalysts with enhanced water oxidation performance. Science Advances, 2(10), 1-6.
    DOI Scopus71 WoS73 Europe PMC8
    2016 Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Zhu, X. -L., Li, B. -Q., & Zhang, Q. (2016). Advances in hybrid electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution reactions: rational integration of NiFe layered double hydroxides and nanocarbon. Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, 33(8), 1-14.
    DOI Scopus81 WoS86
    2016 Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2016). Can metal-nitrogen-carbon catalysts satisfy oxygen electrochemistry?. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 4(14), 4998-5001.
    DOI Scopus53 WoS50
    2016 Tang, C., Li, B. -Q., Zhang, Q., Zhu, L., Wang, H. -F., Shi, J. -L., & Wei, F. (2016). CaO-Templated Growth of Hierarchical Porous Graphene for High-Power Lithium-Sulfur Battery Applications. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, 26(4), 577-585.
    DOI Scopus290 WoS287
    2016 Li, Y., Zhao, J., Tang, C., He, Y., Wang, Y., Chen, J., . . . Shi, G. (2016). Highly Exfoliated Reduced Graphite Oxide Powders as Efficient Lubricant Oil Additives. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 3(22), 8 pages.
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    2016 Tang, C., Wang, H. F., Chen, X., Li, B. Q., Hou, T. Z., Zhang, B., . . . Wei, F. (2016). Oxygen Electrocatalysis: Topological Defects in Metal-Free Nanocarbon for Oxygen Electrocatalysis (Adv. Mater. 32/2016). Advanced Materials, 28(32), 7030.
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    2016 Tang, C., Wang, H., Zhu, X., Li, B., & Zhang, Q. (2016). Hybrid Electrocatalysts: Advances in Hybrid Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reactions: Rational Integration of NiFe Layered Double Hydroxides and Nanocarbon (Part. Part. Syst. Charact. 8/2016). Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, 33(8), 447.
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    2016 Rybarczyk, M. K., Peng, H. -J., Tang, C., Lieder, M., Zhang, Q., & Titirici, M. -M. (2016). Porous carbon derived from rice husks as sustainable bioresources: insights into the role of micro-/mesoporous hierarchy in hosting active species for lithium-sulphur batteries. GREEN CHEMISTRY, 18(19), 5169-5179.
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    2016 Qiao, M., Tang, C., He, G., Qiu, K., Binions, R., Parkin, I. P., . . . Titirici, M. M. (2016). Graphene/nitrogen-doped porous carbon sandwiches for the metal-free oxygen reduction reaction: conductivity versus active sites. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 4(32), 12658-12666.
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    2016 Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Chen, X., Li, B. -Q., Hou, T. -Z., Zhang, B., . . . Wei, F. (2016). Topological Defects in Metal-Free Nanocarbon for Oxygen Electrocatalysis. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 28(32), 6845-+.
    DOI Scopus485 WoS479 Europe PMC74
    2016 Chen, C. -Y., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Chen, C. -M., Zhang, X., Huang, X., & Zhang, Q. (2016). Oxygen Reduction Reaction on Graphene in an Electro-Fenton System: In Situ Generation of H2O2 for the Oxidation of Organic Compounds. CHEMSUSCHEM, 9(10), 1194-1199.
    DOI Scopus59 WoS57 Europe PMC5
    2016 Zhu, X., Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Li, B. -Q., Zhang, Q., Li, C., . . . Wei, F. (2016). Monolithic-structured ternary hydroxides as freestanding bifunctional electrocatalysts for overall water splitting. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 4(19), 7245-7250.
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    2016 Shi, J. -L., Wang, H. -F., Zhu, X., Chen, C. -M., Huang, X., Zhang, X. -D., . . . Zhang, Q. (2016). The nanostructure preservation of 3D porous graphene: New insights into the graphitization and surface chemistry of non-stacked double-layer templated graphene after high-temperature treatment. CARBON, 103, 36-44.
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    2016 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., Zhu, X., & Zhang, Q. (2016). A 'point-line-point' hybrid electrocatalyst for bi-functional catalysis of oxygen evolution and reduction reactions. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4(9), 3379-3385.
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    2016 Tang, C., Wang, H. -F., Wang, H. -S., Wei, F., & Zhang, Q. (2016). Guest-host modulation of multi-metallic (oxy) hydroxides for superb water oxidation. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 4(9), 3210-3216.
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    2015 Chen, T. C., Zhang, Q., Zhao, M. Q., Huang, J. Q., Tang, C., & Wei, F. (2015). Rational recipe for bulk growth of graphene/carbon nanotube hybrids: New insights from in-situ characterization on working catalysts. Carbon, 95, 292-301.
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    2015 Shi, J. -L., Tang, C., Peng, H. -J., Zhu, L., Cheng, X. -B., Huang, J. -Q., . . . Zhang, Q. (2015). 3D mesoporous graphene: CVD self-assembly on porous oxide templates and applications in high-Stable Li-S batteries. Small, 11(39), 5243-5252.
    DOI Scopus115 WoS115 Europe PMC12
    2015 Tang, C., Wang, H. S., Wang, H. F., Zhang, Q., Tian, G. L., Nie, J. Q., & Wei, F. (2015). Spatially Confined Hybridization of Nanometer-Sized NiFe Hydroxides into Nitrogen-Doped Graphene Frameworks Leading to Superior Oxygen Evolution Reactivity. Advanced Materials, 27(30), 4516-4522.
    DOI Scopus504 WoS501 Europe PMC44
    2015 Zhu, X., Tang, C., Wang, H. F., Zhang, Q., Yang, C., & Wei, F. (2015). Dual-sized NiFe layered double hydroxides in situ grown on oxygen-decorated self-dispersal nanocarbon as enhanced water oxidation catalysts. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3(48), 24540-24546.
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    2015 Wang, H. F., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2015). Towards superior oxygen evolution through graphene barriers between metal substrates and hydroxide catalysts. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3(31), 16183-16189.
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    2014 Zhao, M. Q., Peng, H. J., Tian, G. L., Zhang, Q., Huang, J. Q., Cheng, X. B., . . . Wei, F. (2014). Hierarchical vine-tree-like carbon nanotube architectures: In-situ CVD self-assembly and their use as robust scaffolds for lithium-sulfur batteries. Advanced Materials, 26(41), 7051-7058.
    DOI Scopus92 WoS92 Europe PMC15
    2014 Tang, C., Zhang, Q., Zhao, M. Q., Huang, J. Q., Cheng, X. B., Tian, G. L., . . . Wei, F. (2014). Nitrogen-doped aligned carbon nanotube/graphene sandwiches: Facile catalytic growth on bifunctional natural catalysts and their applications as scaffolds for high-rate lithium-sulfur batteries. Advanced Materials, 26(35), 6100-6105.
    DOI Scopus486 WoS476 Europe PMC59
    2014 Tang, C., Zhang, Q., Zhao, M. Q., Tian, G. L., & Wei, F. (2014). Resilient aligned carbon nanotube/graphene sandwiches for robust mechanical energy storage. Nano Energy, 7, 161-169.
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    2014 Zhao, M. Q., Peng, H. J., Zhang, Q., Huang, J. Q., Tian, G. L., Tang, C., . . . Wei, F. (2014). Controllable bulk growth of few-layer graphene/ single-walled carbon nanotube hybrids containing Fe@C nanoparticles in a fluidized bed reactor. Carbon, 67, 554-563.
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    2013 Cheng, F., Tang, C., Yang, H., Yu, H., Chen, Y., & Shen, Z. (2013). Characterization of a blend-biosurfactant of glycolipid and lipopeptide produced by Bacillus subtilis TU2 isolated from underground oil-extraction wastewater.. Journal of microbiology and biotechnology, 23(3), 390-396.
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  • Book Chapters

    Year Citation
    2018 Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Electrochemistry Reactions Catalyzed by Metal-free Functionalized Carbons. In A. Villa, & N. Dimitratos (Eds.), Metal-free Functionalized Carbons in Catalysis: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications (Vol. 31, pp. 228-265). Croydon, United Kingdom: Royal Society of Chemistry.
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  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2018 Wang, H. -F., Tang, C., & Zhang, Q. (2018). Template growth of nitrogen-doped mesoporous graphene on metal oxides and its use as a metal-free bifunctional electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction and evolution reactions. In Catalysis Today Vol. 301 (pp. 25-31). Netherlands: Elsevier BV.
    DOI Scopus50 WoS45
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2017 Li, B. -Q., Zhang, S. -Y., Xia, Z. -J., Tang, C., Zhang, B., & Zhang, Q. (2017). One-pot synthesis of covalent organic framework for oxygen electrocatalysis. Poster session presented at the meeting of ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. Washington, DC: AMER CHEMICAL SOC.
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  • Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2021 Co-Supervisor Developing Noble-Metal-Free Nanomaterials for Electrocatalytic Sustainable Production of Chemicals Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Junyu Zhang
    2021 Co-Supervisor Design of Nanostructured Electrocatalysts for Facile C-N Coupling by Molecular Modeling Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Ling Chen
    2018 Co-Supervisor Nanostructural Materials for Electrochemical Ammonium Synthesis Under Ambient Conditions Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Dazhi Yao
  • Position: Lecturer
  • Email: cheng.tang@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Helen Mayo North, floor 6
  • Room: N6 13
  • Org Unit: School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials

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