Shilin Zhang

Dr Shilin Zhang

Research Staff

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 Shilin Zhang is now a research fellow in the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia. He received his PhD degree from the Institute of Superconducting & Electronic Materials in the University of Wollongong (Australia) in 2020, after he graduated from Beijing University of Chemical Technology with an MSc in 2016. His current research interests focus on the design, synthesis and characterization of materials in the field of electrochemical devices such as ion batteries and metal batteries. He is also interested in battery recycling technology.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2021 Zeng, X., Mao, J., Hao, J., Liu, J., Liu, S., Wang, Z., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Electrolyte design for in situ construction of highly Zn²⁺-conductive solid electrolyte interphase to enable high-performance aqueous Zn-Ion batteries under practical conditions. Advanced Materials, 33(11), 1-11.
    DOI Scopus19 WoS8
    2021 Zhang, S., Qiu, L., Zheng, Y., Shi, Q., Zhou, T., Sencadas, V., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Rational design of core-shell ZnTe@N-doped carbon nanowires for high gravimetric and volumetric alkali metal ion storage. Advanced Functional Materials, 31(3), 1-10.
    DOI Scopus9 WoS4
    2021 Zhou, J., Zhang, S., Zhou, Y. -N., Tang, W., Yang, J., Peng, C., & Guo, Z. (2021). Biomass-derived carbon materials for high-performance supercapacitors: current status and perspective. Electrochemical Energy Reviews, 4(2), 219-248.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2021 Huang, C., Zou, S., Liu, Y., Zhang, S., Jiang, Q., Zhou, T., . . . Hu, J. (2021). Surface reconstruction-associated partially amorphized bismuth oxychloride for boosted photocatalytic water oxidation. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 13(4), 5088-5098.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Zhang, S., Hong, J., Zeng, X., Hao, J., Zheng, Y., Fan, Q., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Constructing layered nanostructures from non‐layered sulfide crystals via surface charge manipulation strategy. Advanced Functional Materials, 31(32), 2101676-1-2101676-10.
    2021 Chen, Y., Zou, K., Dai, X., Bai, H., Zhang, S., Zhou, T., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Polysulfide Filter and dendrite inhibitor: highly graphitized wood framework inhibits polysulfide shuttle and lithium dendrites in Li–S batteries. Advanced Functional Materials, 31(31), 2102458-1-2102458-10.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Zhang, S., Liu, Y., Fan, Q., Zhang, C., Zhou, T., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., & Guo, Z. (2021). Liquid metal batteries for future energy storage. Energy & Environmental Science, 14(8), 4177-4202.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2021 Fan, Q., Jiang, J., Zhang, S., Zhou, T., Pang, W. K., Gu, Q., . . . Wang, J. (2021). Accelerated polysulfide redox in binder‐free Li₂S cathodes promises high‐energy‐density lithium-sulfur batteries. Advanced Energy Materials, 11(32), 2100957-1-2100957-12.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Wang, D., Chang, Y. X., Li, Y. R., Zhang, S. L., & Xu, S. L. (2021). Well-dispersed NiCoS2 nanoparticles/rGO composite with a large specific surface area as an oxygen evolution reaction electrocatalyst. Rare Metals, 40(11), 3156-3165.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Liang, G., Peterson, V. K., Wu, Z., Zhang, S., Hao, J., Lu, C. -Z., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Crystallographic-site-specific structural engineering enables extraordinary electrochemical performance of high-voltage LiNiₒ.₅Mn₁.₅ O₄ spinel cathodes for lithium-ion batteries. Advanced Materials, e2101413-1-e2101413-13.
    2021 Zeng, X., Xie, K., Liu, S., Zhang, S., Hao, J., Liu, J., . . . Guo, Z. (2021). Bio-inspired design of an in situ multifunctional polymeric solid-electrolyte interphase for Zn metal anode cycling at 30 mA cm(-2) and 30 mA h cm(-2). ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, 11 pages.
    2020 Zhang, S., Zhong, L., Yang, H., Tang, A., & Zuo, X. (2020). Magnetic carbon-coated palygorskite loaded with cobalt nanoparticles for Congo Red removal from waters. APPLIED CLAY SCIENCE, 198, 13 pages.
    DOI WoS5
    2020 Zhang, Z., Zhang, B., Zhang, S., Yang, X., Zhao, T., Cheng, J., & Wang, K. (2020). Effect of Heat Treatment on the Interfacial Microstructure of Ti/Ni Multi-layered Composites. RARE METAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING, 49(9), 3153-3162.
    2020 Zhou, J., Liu, Y., Zhang, S., Zhou, T., & Guo, Z. (2020). Metal chalcogenides for potassium storage. Informat, 2(3), 437-465.
    DOI WoS68
    2020 Hao, J., Li, B., Li, X., Zeng, X., Zhang, S., Yang, F., . . . Guo, Z. (2020). An in-depth study of Zn metal surface chemistry for advanced aqueous Zn-ion batteries. Advanced Materials, 32(34), e2003021.
    DOI Scopus102 WoS105 Europe PMC2
    2020 Zhang, S., Fan, Q., Liu, Y., Xi, S., Liu, X., Wu, Z., . . . Guo, Z. (2020). Dehydration-triggered ionic channel engineering in potassium niobate for Li/K-Ion storage. Advanced Materials, 32(22), 2000380-1-2000380-11.
    DOI Scopus32 WoS29
    2020 Yang, F., Hong, J., Hao, J., Zhang, S., Liang, G., Long, J., . . . Guo, Z. (2020). Ultrathin few-layer GeP nanosheets via lithiation-assisted chemical exfoliation and their application in sodium storage. Advanced Energy Materials, 10(14), 1903826-1-1903826-8.
    DOI Scopus15 WoS11
    2020 Hao, J., Yang, F., Zhang, S., He, H., Xia, G., Liu, Y., . . . Guo, Z. (2020). Designing a hybrid electrode toward high energy density with a staged Li ⁺ and PF₆¯ deintercalation/intercalation mechanism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 117(6), 2815-2823.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS21 Europe PMC1
    2020 Hao, J., Li, X., Zhang, S., Yang, F., Zeng, X., Zhang, S., . . . Guo, Z. (2020). Designing dendrite-free zinc anodes for advanced aqueous zinc batteries. Advanced Functional Materials, 30(30), 2001263-1-2001263-10.
    DOI Scopus102 WoS106
    2019 Yang, F., Gao, H., Hao, J., Zhang, S., Li, P., Liu, Y., . . . Guo, Z. (2019). Yolk–Shell Structured FeP@C Nanoboxes as Advanced Anode Materials for Rechargeable Lithium-/Potassium-Ion Batteries. Advanced Functional Materials, 29(16), 1808291.
    DOI Scopus161 WoS158
    2019 Li, L., Zhang, W., Wang, X., Zhang, S., Liu, Y., Li, M., . . . Yang, J. (2019). Hollow-carbon-templated few-layered V₅S₈ nanosheets enabling ultrafast potassium storage and long-term cycling. ACS Nano, 13(7), 7939-7948.
    DOI Scopus73 WoS75 Europe PMC1
    2019 Zhang, S., Zheng, Y., Huang, X., Hong, J., Cao, B., Hao, J., . . . Guo, Z. (2019). Structural engineering of hierarchical micro-nanostructured Ge–C framework by controlling the nucleation for ultralong-life Li storage. Advanced Energy Materials, 9(19), 1900081-1-1900081-11.
    DOI Scopus66 WoS65
    2019 Gao, H., Yang, F., Zheng, Y., Zhang, Q., Hao, J., Zhang, S., . . . Guo, Z. (2019). Three-dimensional porous cobalt phosphide nanocubes encapsulated in a graphene aerogel as an advanced anode with high coulombic efficiency for high-energy lithium-ion batteries. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11(5), 5373-5379.
    DOI Scopus38 WoS40
    2019 Zhang, S., Ma, Y., Huang, S., Youssef, S. S., Qi, M., Wang, H., . . . Yang, R. (2019). Temperature-gradient induced microstructure evolution in heat-affected zone of electron beam welded Ti-6Al-4V titanium alloy. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 35(8), 1681-1690.
    DOI WoS14
    2019 Cao, G., Liu, P., Zhang, S., Hu, J., Wang, Z., Pan, J., . . . Shao, G. (2019). Size effect on the electrochemical reaction path and performance of nano size phosphorus rich skutterudite nickle phosphide. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 781, 1059-1068.
    DOI Scopus8 WoS8
    2018 Zhang, S., Zhang, J., Cao, G., Wang, Q., Hu, J., Zhang, P., & Shao, G. (2018). Strong interplay between dopant and SnO<inf>2</inf> in amorphous transparent (Sn, Nb)O<inf>2</inf> anode with high conductivity in electrochemical cycling. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 735, 2401-2409.
    DOI Scopus25 WoS25
    2018 Yang, L., Li, H., Zhang, S., Yao, F., Lv, J., & Xu, S. (2018). Novel layered double hydroxide precursor derived high-Co9S8-content composite as anode for lithium-ion batteries. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 768, 485-494.
    DOI Scopus10 WoS10
    2018 Wang, P., Hu, J., Cao, G., Zhang, S., Zhang, P., Liang, C., . . . Shao, G. (2018). Suppression on allotropic transformation of Sn planar anode with enhanced electrochemical performance. Applied Surface Science, 435, 1150-1158.
    DOI Scopus18 WoS18
    2018 Wu, Z., Liu, Y., Zhang, S., Huang, Z., Jiang, Q., Zhou, T., & Hu, J. (2018). Biomimetic structure design and construction of cactus-like MoS2/Bi19Cl3S27 photocatalysts for efficient hydrogen evolution. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 6(43), 21404-21409.
    DOI Scopus14 WoS14
    2018 Wang, Z., Zhang, S., Zeng, H., Zhao, H., Sun, W., Jiang, M., . . . Guo, Z. (2018). Hierarchical Porous NiO/β-NiMoO4 Heterostructure as Superior Anode Material for Lithium Storage. ChemPlusChem, 83(10), 915-923.
    DOI Scopus8 WoS8 Europe PMC1
    2018 Li, L., Zheng, Y., Zhang, S., Yang, J., Shao, Z., & Guo, Z. (2018). Recent progress on sodium ion batteries: Potential high-performance anodes. Energy and Environmental Science, 11(9), 2310-2340.
    DOI Scopus327 WoS331
    2018 Cao, B., Zhang, Q., Liu, H., Xu, B., Zhang, S., Zhou, T., . . . Song, H. (2018). Graphitic Carbon Nanocage as a Stable and High Power Anode for Potassium-Ion Batteries. Advanced Energy Materials, 8(25), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus245 WoS246
    2018 Zhang, Q., Wang, Z., Zhang, S., Zhou, T., Mao, J., & Guo, Z. (2018). Cathode materials for potassium-ion batteries: current status and perspective. Electrochemical Energy Reviews, 1(4), 625-658.
    DOI Scopus95 WoS98
    2018 Cuan, J., Zhang, F., Zhang, H., Long, J., Zhang, S., Liang, G., . . . Yu, X. (2018). Heterostructure Manipulation toward Ameliorating Electrodes for Better Lithium Storage Capability. ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 6(12), 17267-17276.
    DOI Scopus5 WoS5
    2017 Li, W., Zhang, S., Fan, Q., Zhang, F., & Xu, S. (2017). Hierarchically scaffolded CoP/CoP2 nanoparticles: controllable synthesis and their application as a well-matched bifunctional electrocatalyst for overall water splitting. Nanoscale, 9(17), 5677-5685.
    DOI Scopus88 WoS86 Europe PMC7
    2017 Wang, Q., Fan, J., Zhang, S., Yun, Y., Zhang, J., Zhang, P., . . . Shao, G. (2017). In situ coupling of Ti2O with rutile TiO2 as a core-shell structure and its photocatalysis performance. RSC Advances, 7(86), 54662-54667.
    DOI Scopus11 WoS11
    2016 Wang, F., Zhang, S., Bai, D., Zhang, F., & Xu, S. (2016). Graphene-supported binary active Mn0.25Co0.75O solid solution derived from a CoMn-layered double hydroxide precursor for highly improved lithium storage. RSC Advances, 6(24), 19716-19722.
    DOI Scopus13 WoS13
    2016 Wu, B., Zhang, S., Yao, F., Huo, R., Zhang, F., & Xu, S. (2016). Nitrogen-doped carbon and high-content alumina containing bi-active cobalt oxides for efficient storage of lithium. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 462, 183-190.
    DOI Scopus10 WoS11
    2016 Zhang, C., Song, A., Yuan, P., Wang, Q., Wang, P., Zhang, S., . . . Hu, J. H. (2016). Amorphous carbon shell on Si particles fabricated by carbonizing of polyphosphazene and enhanced performance as lithium ion battery anode. Materials Letters, 171, 63-67.
    DOI Scopus15 WoS11
    2016 Zhang, S., Zhang, Y., Jiang, W., Liu, X., Xu, S., Huo, R., . . . Hu, J. -S. (2016). Co@N-CNTs derived from triple-role CoAl-layered double hydroxide as an efficient catalyst for oxygen reduction reaction. Carbon, 107, 162-170.
    DOI Scopus46 WoS44
    2015 Zhang, S., Yao, F., Yang, L., Zhang, F., & Xu, S. (2015). Sulfur-doped mesoporous carbon from surfactant-intercalated layered double hydroxide precursor as high-performance anode nanomaterials for both Li-ion and Na-ion batteries. Carbon, 93, 143-150.
    DOI Scopus107 WoS103
    2015 Wu, B., Zhang, S., Yao, F., Zhang, F., & Xu, S. (2015). Synergistic lithium storage of a multi-component Co<inf>2</inf>SnO<inf>4</inf>/Co<inf>3</inf>O<inf>4</inf>/Al<inf>2</inf>O<inf>3</inf>/C composite from a single-source precursor. RSC Advances, 5(86), 69932-69938.
    DOI Scopus18 WoS18
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