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10/2017: Our work on "Bi-phase Cobalt-Manganese Oxide with High Capacity and Rate Performance for Aqueous Sodium-ion Electrochemical Energy Storage" has been published in Advanced Functional Materials as a full-paper. Congratulations to Xiaoqiang Shan & Daniel Charles.
08/2017: Dr. Teng gave an invited talk at American Chemical Society Meeting 2017 at Washington DC on "Enhancing the C-C splitting kinetics during the electro-oxidation of ethanol"
08/2017: Guangxing Yang gave an oral presentation and a poster presentation at American Chemical Society Meeting 2017 at Washington DC on ethanol oxidation reaction and ethanol aqueous conversion.
7/2017: Our work on "Influence of *OH adsorbates on the potentiodynamics of the CO2 generation during the electro-oxidation of ethanol" has been accepted for the publication in Journal of Catalysis as a full-paper. Congratulations to Guangxing Yang.
06/2017: Congratulation to Fenghua Guo, who has successfully passed the PhD qualification written exam.
05/2017: Daniel Charles, Xiaoqiang Shan and Guangxing Yang each gave a poster presentation at National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS)/Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) 2017 User Meeting at the Brookhave National Laboratory.
05/2017: Dr. Teng received a three-year NSF grant to study the electrochemical reforming of ethanol for hydrogen production.
04/2017: Our work on "High purity Mn5O8 nanoparticles with a high overpotential to gas evolution reactions for high voltage aqueous sodium-ion electrochemical storage." has been accepted for the publication in Frontiers in Energy as a full-paper (invited contribution). Congratulations to Xiaoqiang Shan and Fenghua Guo.
02/2017: Congratulations to Daniel Charles and Guangxing Yang. Both have received prestigious Dissertation Year Fellowship (DYF) for the 2017-18 academic year. The award of this Fellowship is in recognition of student's past academic performance and future promise. The Fellowship carries a stipend of $20,060 for the academic year (9 months) and is highly competitive (only 15 recipients in 2017 for entire university).
2/2017: Our work on "Structural Water Engaged Disordered Vanadium Oxide Nanosheets for High Capacity Aqueous K-ion Storage" has been accepted for the publication in Nature Communications. Congratulations to Daniel Charles.
11/2016: Our work on "Bivalence Mn5O8 with hydroxylated interphase for high-voltage aqueous sodium-ion storage" has been accepted for the publication in Nature Communications. Congratulations to Xiaoqiang Shan and Daniel Charles.
11/2016: Guangxing Yang, Danie Charles and Xiaoqiang Shan gave presentations at AIChE Annual Meeting at San Francisco, CA.
09/2016: Welcome our new PhD student Fenghua Guo
07/2016: Our work on "Enhanced Electro-Kinetics of C‒C Bond-Splitting during Ethanol Oxidation Reaction using Pt/Rh/Sn Catalyst with a Partially Oxidized Pt and Rh Core and a SnO2 Shell" has been accepted for the publication in ChemCatChem and our artwork has been selected as inside cover! Congratulations to Guangxing Yang.
05/2016: Guangxing Yang, Daniel Charles and Xiaoqiang Shan presented their work in 2016 NSLS II-CFN Users' Meeting at Brookhaven National Lab
05/2015: Congratulation to Daniel Charles, his work on "Vanadium Pentoxide Layered Nanostructure for Aqueous Energy Storage" has been awarded Best Poster Award in 2015 NSLS II-CFN Users' Meeting.
05/2015: Guangxing Yang, Daniel Charles and Xiaoqiang Shan presented in 2015 NSLS II-CFN Users' Meeting Poster Session at Brookhaven National Lab.
04/2015: Dr. Teng has been awarded a 3-year NSF grant to study aqueous electrochemical energy storage of layered nanostructure.
04/2015: Welcome M.S. student Xin Jin to Join Prof. Teng's group
04/2015: Daniel Charles and Xiaoqiang Shan presented their work in MRS 2015 Spring Meeting in San Francisco, CA