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In our work and our team we unite chemistry, physics, and engineering within eight experimental laboratories at the University of Toronto.

Latest News

Adnan, Pelayo, Erick, Josh and colleagues publish in Nature Sustainability, “Carbon-efficient carbon dioxide electrolysers.”

Adnan, Pelayo, Erick, Josh and colleagues publish in Nature Sustainability, “Carbon-efficient carbon dioxide electrolysers.”

Hao, Sam, Bin, Yi, and colleagues publish in Nature Photonics, “Quantum-size-tuned heterostructures enable efficient and stable inverted perovskite solar cells.”

Quantum innovation advances low-cost alternative solar technology Read the paper here.

Yuhang Li, Adnan, Ozden, Wan Ru Leow, Pengfei Ou, and colleagues, publish in Nature Catalysis, “Redox-mediated electrosynthesis of ethylene oxide from CO2 and water.”

Yuhang Li, Adnan, Ozden,  Wan Ru Leow, Pengfei Ou, and colleagues, publish in Nature Catalysis, “Redox-mediated electrosynthesis of ethylene oxide from CO2 and water.”

Josh Wicks publishes in Nature Energy, with colleagues from Stanford, Livermore, Bordeaux, College de France, TOTALEnergies, and SLAC, “Gas diffusion electrodes, reactor designs and key metrics of low-temperature CO2 electrolysers.”

Josh Wicks publishes in Nature Energy, with colleagues from Stanford, Livermore, Bordeaux, College de France, TOTALEnergies, and SLAC, “Gas diffusion electrodes, reactor designs and key metrics of low-temperature CO2 electrolysers.“

Xue, Pengfei, and colleagues publish in Nature Energy, “Efficient electrosynthesis of n-propanol from carbon monoxide using a Ag–Ru–Cu catalyst.”

Xue, Pengfei, and colleagues publish in Nature Energy, “Efficient electrosynthesis of n-propanol from carbon monoxide using a Ag–Ru–Cu catalyst.”

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Latest Alumni News

Congratulations to post-doctoral alumna Dr. Dongxin Ma for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University starting Jan 2022.

Congratulations to post-doctoral alumna Dr. Dongxin Ma for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University starting Jan 2022.

Congratulations to doctoral alumna Dr. Mengxia Liu for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Energy Sciences Institute at Yale starting in Jan 2022. Follow her at https://twitter.com/mengxia_liu

Congratulations to doctoral alumna Dr. Mengxia Liu for taking up a faculty position in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Energy Sciences Institute at Yale starting in Jan 2022. Follow her at https://twitter.com/mengxia_liu

Dr. Bin Sun (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up Professor position in Chemistry at Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommuniations (NJUPT)

Dr. Bin Sun (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up Professor position in Chemistry at Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommuniations (NJUPT)

Dr. Yanwei Lum (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position at NUS, the National University of Singapore, where he holds a Presidential Young Professorship.

Dr. Yanwei Lum (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position at NUS, the National University of Singapore, where he holds a Presidential Young Professorship.

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai.

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai: https://publons.com/researcher/2952255/guankui-long/