PhD and Master Graduates (2014-  )

Dr. Chen Wang

former Ph.D student 2014-2017

Chen was working on developing  state-of-the-art protocols to synthesize novel nanocarbons  via facile approaches and cheap sources and applying carbon materials in environmental science.


Email: chen.wang9@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Hong Wu

former PhD student

Hong was working on developing membrane immobilized catalysts for novel Advanced Oxidation Processes.


Email: hwu4@our.ecu.edu.au 

Dr. Yazi Liu

former Ph.D student, 2015-2018

Yazi was working on synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic study of novel Photocatalysts with application in solar energy conversion as well as wastewater treatment. 

Dr. Qi Yang

form PhD student

Qi was working on develping novel metal-free carbon materials (nanoribbons, hybrids) for application of various heterogeneous catalytic processes as well as insightful mechanistic studies.


Email: qi.yang4@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Jian Kang (KJ)

former Ph.D student

KJ was working on morphology and  structure controlling of nanocarbon materials such as graphene and CNT,  optimuming their physochemical properties for environmental as well as  electrochemical purposes.


Email: jian.kang1@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Xiaojie Li

former PhD student

Xiaojie was working on photo and electro chemical reduction of carbon dioxide.


Email: xiaojie.li@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Xiaochen Guo

former Ph.D student 2014-2017

Xiaochen was working on inorganic-organic halide perovskite solar cells and quantum dots sensitized solar cells as well as other photo voltaic systems  relating to converting energy.


Email: xiaochen.guo@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Zhengxin Yao

former PhD student

ZhengXin's research was focused on the potential catalytic oxidation capacity of Ore on persistent organic pollutants (POPs) decomposition in water and soil for various contaminated site remediation.


Email: zhengxin.yao@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Heng Ye

former Ph.D student, 2015-2018

Heng was working on developing Micro/Nanomotors for environmental applications. 

Dr. Jun Wang

former Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Tianjin Polytechnic University

Dr. Jun Wang was  working as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Tianjin Polytechnic University, China. His current research interest is mainly focused on the macroscopic assembly and environmental applications of graphene-based materials. 

Dr. Lei Shi

former Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Edith Cowan University

Dr. Shi was working on designing functional nanomaterials (e.g. graphene and its hybrids, metal nanoparticles, metal oxide nanoparticles; metal-organic frameworks), and fabricating structure-controllable films on conductive substrates for electrochemical/photo electrochemical sensing and catalysis applications. 

Email: l.shi@ecu.edu.au

PhD and Master Graduates (2010-2014)

Dr. Edy Saputra

former Ph.D student

Dr. Saputra is currently working as a Laboratory Head in the department of Chemical Engineering, Riau University,  Indonesia. 

Dr. Zana Hassan Rada

former Ph.D student

Dr. Zana was working on preparing novel metal organic frameworks for carbon dioxide recycling and adsorption of methane, ethane and other gaseous substance.


Email: z.rada@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Yuxian Wang

former Ph.D student, 2012-2015

Dr. Wang currently serves as an Assoc/Prof. in China University of Petroluem, Beijing, China


Email: wyx00215@126.com 

Mr. Jijiang He

former Master student, 2013-2015

Jijiang's project was working on preparation and photocatalysis of graphite carbon nitride based 
photocatalysts


Email: Jijiang.he@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Shizhen Liu

former Ph.D Student 2013-2016

Shizhen was working on photocatalysis with modified carbon nitride in his PhD study.


Email: Shizhen.liu@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Hussein Rasool Abid

former Ph.D student

Dr. Hussein is currently working as a visiting scholar in Curtin University, Australia


Email: hr_aust2009@yahoo.com.au 

Dr. Guanliang Zhou

former Ph.D student, 2010-2013

Dr. Zhou currently works as a technical officer in Curtin University, Australia

 

Email: guanliang.zhou@curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Pradeep Shukla

former Ph.D student

Dr. Pradeep is current working as a postdoctoral research fellow in the University of Queensland, Australia.


Email: pradeep.shukla@uq.edu.au 

Mr. Yilin Liu

former Master student, 2013-2015

Yilin's project was on magnetic nanocatalysts for oxidative decomposition of persistent 
organic pollutants (POPs) in contaminated water


Email: Yilin.liu@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Xiaoguang Duan

former Ph.D student, 2013-2016

Dr. Duan is currently working as a postdoctoral research fellow in Prof Shaobin Wang's group.


Email: xiaoguang.duan@curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Stacey Indrawirawan

former Ph.D student

Stacey was working on surface modification of carbon materials for metal-free catalysis in environmental remediation.


Email: stacey.indrawirawan@postgrad.curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Ping Liang

former Ph.D student

Ping was working on MOF-derived catalysts for water pollution remediation. 

Visiting Scholars (2018-   )

Assoc/Prof. Di Li

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Di Li is currently an associate professor in Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology. His research interests focus on synthesis of materials and photocatalytic performances.

E-mail: lidi80315@gmail.com

Prof. Jing Jiang

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Jiang is currently a professor in China West Normal University. His research interests focus on the environmental photocatalysis and energy electrocatalysis.

E-mail: jjiang7659@cwnu.edu.cn

Dr. Lei Li

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Li is currently a lecturer in Guangdong University of Technology. His research interests focus on the preparation of bacterial carrier and application for wastewater treatment in fluidized-bed reactors.

Dr. Yu Yin

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Yin is currently a lecturer in Jiangsu University of Science and Technology. Her research interests focus on the functionalization of porous materials for adsorption applications.

Email: season_july@just.edu.cn

Assoc/Prof. Jian Gao

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Gao is currently an associate professor in Tianjin Polytechnic University with research interests in design and synthesis of functional nanomaterials for oxygen reduction and/or oxygen evolution reaction.

Email: gaojian@tjpu.edu.cn

Dr. Lingbao Xing

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Xing is currently an associate professor in Shandong University of Technology. His research interests focus on the supramolecular photochemistry and self-assembly.

E-mail: lbxing@sdut.edu.cn

Visiting Scholars (2011-2018)

Assoc/Prof. Yunjin Yao

Visiting Scholar, 2011-2012

Dr. Yao works in Hefei University of Technology as an asscociate professor. His interests focus on synthesizing nanocrystals and applying the catalysts for advanced oxidative processes and photocatalysis.


Email: yaoyunjin@gmail.com 

Assoc/Prof. Degang Li

Visiting scholar, 2014-2015

Prof Li is currently a Assoc/Professor in Shandong University of Technology, China. His research focuses on material chemistry and electrochemistry.


Email: ldg@sdut.edu.cn 

Dr. Jie Liu

Visiting Scholar 2015-2017

Dr. Liu is currently a lecture in North China Electric Power University.Her research interests focus on fabrication of functional heterostructured nanomaterials and their environmental applications.


Email: jie.liu@curtin.edu.au 

Assoc/Prof. Peiqiang Li

Visiting Scholar, 2016-2017

Dr. Li is currently an associate professor in Shandong Agricultural University with research interests in design and synthesis of functional nanomaterials for photoelectrocatalytic reduction of CO2.


Email: pqli@sdau.edu.cn 

Dr. Zhenyu Chu

Visiting Scholar 2017-2018

Dr. Chu is currently a lecture in Nanjing Tech University. His re-search interests focus on the design of regular-nanostructured materials for biosensor applications. 


Email: zychu@njtech.edu.cn 

Dr. Liang Zhao

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Zhao is currently a senior engineer in SINOPEC Fushun Research Institute of Petroleum and Petrochemicals with research interests in design and synthesis ofmetal-organic frameworks (MOFs) for adsorption in gas and liquid phases. 

Dr. Hanwen Liang

Visiting Scholar 2013-2014

Dr. Liang is current a research associate in Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences.


Email: Hanwen.liang@curtin.edu.au 

Dr. Jun Ke

Visiting Scholar 2015-2017

Dr. Ke is currently a lecture in wuhan institution of technology. His research interests include synthesis and surface modification of colloidal inorganic nanostructures and functional composite nanomaterials for nanosensing and nanocatalysis


Email: kejunmars@hotmail.com 

Assoc/Prof Linfeng Zhai

Visiting Scholar 2016-2017

Dr. Zhai works in Hefei University of Technology as an associate professor. His research focuses on wastewater treatment and resource utilization


Email: linfengzhai@hfut.edu.cn 

Assoc/Prof Jianchao Ma

Visiting Scholar 2016-2017

Dr. Ma serves as an associate professor in Taiyuan University of Technology. His research includes greparation and application of nano-agent and nanomaterial for wastewater and energy sources; comprehensive and green utilization of mineral and abandoned mineral.


Email: jianchao.ma@curtin.edu.au 

Assoc/Prof. Caili Wang

Visiting Scholar, 2017-2018

Dr. Wang is currently an associate professor inTaiyuan University of Technology with interests in modification of various mineral powder for different applications. 

​Dr. Xiaohua Ge

Visiting Scholar, 2018-2019

Dr. Ge is currently a senior engineer in Research Center for Eco-Environment in Shanxi. Her research interests focus on carbon emission accounting,  assessment on carbon-reduction technologies and low-carbon policies  assessment.


Email: xiaohua.ge@adelaide.edu.au 



Visiting Students

Die Xie

Exchanging student, 2016-2017

Die is currently a third-year postgraduate from Huaqiao University. Her project in Shaobin's group is on catalytic dechlorination of chlorinated organic compounds by Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticle systems supported on mesoporous carbon materials. 

Qiuchen Wang

VIsiting student 2016

Qiuchen is currently a postgraduate student in China university of petroleum, Beijing. Her project in Shaobin's group on mental organic frameworks derived carbon materials for water treatment. 

Julia R. de Andrade

Visiting Student 2018

Julia is a visiting Ph.D. student from University of Campinas, Brazil. Her research focus in Shaobin's group was on removing emerging pharmaceutical contaminants by advanced oxidation processes over porous carbon materials.


Email: julia_randrade@hotmail.com 

Wei Ren

Visiting student, 2018

Wei was working on the development of electrochemical methods for insight into the mechanism of carbon-based advanced oxidation technology.


Email: renwei9528@163.com 

​Wanchao Li

Visiting Student, 2019

Wanchao is working on developing of novel carbon-based metal catalysts and evaluating their electrochemical performance.


Email: wanchao.li@adelaide.edu.au 


Dr. Peng Zhou

Visiting student 2019

Peng was working on developing the removal of emerging organic pollutants in advanced oxidation processes based on Fenton and Fenton-like systems.


Email: zhoup1219@sina.com 

Chen Han

Visiting student, 2016

Chen is currently a postgraduate in East China University of Science and Technology. Her research project in Shaobin's group is on advanced oxidative processes with novel metal-based nanocrystals 

Shishu Zhu

Visting Student, 2018

Shishu is currently a PhD sutudent in Harbin University of Technology. He is working on the design and application of biochar and functional biomass based carbon material in environmental remediation, including heavy metals adsorption and catalysis of oxidation degradation.


Email: zhushishu@hit.edu.cn 

Ruofei Chen

Visiting Student 2018


Ruofei was working on the development and modification of biomass-based activated carbons as well as bio-organic-metal frameworks (bio-MOFs) for adsorption in gas and liquid phases.


Email: ruofeichen@hotmail.com 

​Junguan Ma

Visiting Student, 2019

Junguan was working on the preparation of three-dimensional graphene composites and applications in the environmental.

 

Email:   junguan.ma@adelaide.edu.au  


​Yingxue Fu

Visiting Student, 2019

Yingxue wss working on synthesizing noble-metal nanocrystalline and carbon-based metal catalysts, and developing their novel application.


Email: yingxue.fu@adelaide.edu.au