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Zhibin YANG

Associate Professor

Department of:   Chemistry


Email:  zhibinyang@sjtu.edu.cn

Zhibin Yang

Associate Professor

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Email: zhibinyang@sjtu.edu.cn

Education and Work Experience        

2019.9-present  Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Associate Professor

2017.8-2019.7  University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Postdoctoral Research Associate

2014.8-2017.7  University of Washington, Postdoctoral Research Associate

2009.9-2014.7 Ph. D., Fudan University (Polymer Chemistry & Physics, advisor: Prof. Huisheng Peng)

2005.9-2009.7 B. E., East China University of Science and Technology (Applied Physics)

Research Interest

1         Develop novel perovskite material and study their optoelectrical properties.

2         Develop high performance wide and narrow bandgap perovskites for tandem solar cells.

3       Develop flexible and smart electronics.


Honors and Awards

2015        2015 IUPAC-SOLVAY International Award for Young Chemists

2015        Washington Research Foundation Innovation Fellows

2014        Top Ten College Students in China

2014        First-Class Guanghuazhili Award by Fudan University

2013        MRS Graduate Student Silver Award


All publications:https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=zh-CN&user=ZXAyqj0AAAAJ 

(Total citation of >9000 with h index of 52

SelecSelected Publications and Books

1.     Yu, Z. #, Yang, Z. #, Ni Z. #, Shao Y., Chen B., Lin Y., Wei H., Yu Z., Holman Z. and Huang* J., Simplified Interconnection Structure based on C60/SnO2-x for All-Perovskite Tandem Solar Cells. Nature Energy, 2020, accepted. (# equal contribution)

2.     Yang, Z., Yu, Z., Wei, H., Xiao, X., Ni, Z., Chen, B., Deng, Y., Habisreutinger, S. N., Chen, X., Wang, K., Zhao, J., Rudd, P. N., Berry, J. J., Beard, M. C. and Huang, J. Enhancing electron diffusion length in narrow-bandgap perovskites for efficient monolithic perovskite tandem solar cells. Nat. Commun., 2019, 10, 4498.

3.     Yang, Z., Rajagopal, A. and Jen, A. K. Y. Ideal Bandgap Organic–Inorganic Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells. Adv. Mater., 2017, 29, 1704418.

4.     Rajagopal, A.#, Yang, Z.#, Jo, S. B., Braly, I. L., Liang, P.-W., Hillhouse, H. W. and Jen, A. K. Y. Highly Efficient Perovskite–Perovskite Tandem Solar Cells Reaching 80% of the Theoretical Limit in Photovoltage. Adv. Mater., 2017, 29, 1702140. (# equal contribution)

5.     Yang, Z.#, Rajagopal, A. #, Jo, S. B., Chueh, C.-C., Williams, S., Huang, C.-C., Katahara, J. K., Hillhouse, H. W. and Jen, A. K. Y. Stabilized Wide Bandgap Perovskite Solar Cells by Tin Substitution. Nano Lett., 2016, 16, 7739-7747. (# equal contribution)

6.     Yang, Z., Rajagopal, A., Chueh, C.-C., Jo, S. B., Liu, B., Zhao, T. and Jen, A. K. Y. Stable Low-Bandgap Pb–Sn Binary Perovskites for Tandem Solar Cells. Adv. Mater., 2016, 28, 8990-8997.

7.     Yang, Z., Ren, J., Zhang, Z., Chen, X., Guan, G., Qiu, L., Zhang, Y. and Peng, H. Recent Advancement of Nanostructured Carbon for Energy Applications. Chem. Rev., 2015, 115, 5159-5223.

8.     Yang, Z., Deng, J., Sun, X., Li, H. and Peng, H. Stretchable, Wearable Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 2643-2647.

9.     Yang, Z., Deng, J., Sun, H., Ren, J., Pan, S. and Peng, H. Self-Powered Energy Fiber: Energy Conversion in the Sheath and Storage in the Core. Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 7038-7042.

10.  Yang, Z., Sun, H., Chen, T., Qiu, L., Luo, Y. and Peng, H. Photovoltaic Wire Derived from a Graphene Composite Fiber Achieving an 8.45 % Energy Conversion Efficiency. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 7545-7548.

11.  Yang, Z. #, Liu, M. #, Zhang, C., Tjiu, W. W., Liu, T. and Peng, H. Carbon Nanotubes Bridged with Graphene Nanoribbons and Their Use in High-Efficiency Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 3996-3999. (# equal contribution)

12.  Yang, Z., Deng, J., Chen, X., Ren, J. and Peng, H. A Highly Stretchable, Fiber-Shaped Supercapacitor. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 13453-13457.

13.  Yang, Z., Chen, T., He, R., Guan, G., Li, H., Qiu, L. and Peng, H. Aligned Carbon Nanotube Sheets for the Electrodes of Organic Solar Cells. Adv. Mater., 2011, 23, 5436-5439.

14.  Li, L. #, Yang, Z. #, Gao, H., Zhang, H., Ren, J., Sun, X., Chen, T., Kia, H. G. and Peng, H. Vertically Aligned and Penetrated Carbon Nanotube/Polymer Composite Film and Promising Electronic Applications. Adv. Mater., 2011, 23, 3730-3735. (# equal contribution)


Book chapter:

Book title: Nanocarbons for Advanced Energy Storage, Chapter 12: Aligned Carbon Nanotubes and Their Hybrids for Supercapacitors, ISBN 978-3-527-33665-4 - Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2015.