Professor Zhenyu Sun

Office: Room A501, Chemical Engineering Building


Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

M.S., Material Sciences, Tianjin Polytechnic University

Research Experience

2015 – present     Full Professor, School of Chemical Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

Aug. 2014 – Aug. 2015  Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, UK  

Oct. 2013 – Aug. 2014   Postdoctoral Fellow, Analytical Chemistry–Center for Electrochemical Sciences, Ruhr Univ. Bochum, Germany  

Apr. 2012 – Sept. 2013  Alexander Humboldt Research Fellow (experienced), Ruhr Univ. Bochum, Germany  

May 2011 – Mar. 2012   Postdoctoral Fellow, Heterogene Katalyse am Lehrstuhl für Technische Chemie, Ruhr Univ. Bochum, Germany  

Jan. 2009 – May 2011  Associate Professor, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Oct. 2006 – Oct. 2008   Postdoctoral Fellow, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland  

Selected Publications

(1) Z. Y. Sun, N. Talreja, H. C. Tao, J. Texter, M. Muhler,* J. Strunk, J. F. Chen.* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201857, 7610.

(2) H. C. Tao, C. Choi, L. X. Ding, Z. Jiang, Z. S. Han, Mi. W. Jia, Q. Fan, Y. N. Gao, H. H. Wang,* A. W. Robertson, S. Hong, Y. Jung,* S. Z. Liu and Z. Y. Sun.* Chem 2019, 5, 204.

(3) H. D. Shen, Z. Y. Sun.* Chem 2020, 6, 544.

(4) Qun Fan, P. F. Hou, C. Choi, S. Hong, Y. L. Su, T. Wu, P. Kang,* Y. Jung,* J. S. Qiu and Z. Y. Sun.* Adv. Energy Mater. 2020, 10, 1903068. 

(5) H. C. Tao, Q. Fan, T. Ma, H. Z. Liu, H. Gysling, J. Texter,* F. Guo and Z. Y. Sun.* Prog. Mater. Sci. 2020,111, 100637.

(6) M. L. Zhang, C. Choi, R. P. Huo, G. H. Gu, S. Hong, C. Yan, S. Y. Xu, A. W. Robertson, J. S. Qiu,* Y. Jung* and Z. Y. Sun.* Nano Energy 2020, 68, 104323.

(7) Z. Y. Sun,* R. P. Huo, C. Choi, S. Hong, T. S. Wu, Z. S. Han, Y. C. Liu, C. Yan, J. S. Qiu,* Y. L. Soo and Y. S. Jung.* Nano Energy 2019, 62, 869.

(8) Z. Y. Sun,* T. Ma, H. C. Tao, Q. Fan and B. X. Han.* Chem 2017, 3, 560.

(9) Z. Y. Sun, H. Q. Yuan, Z. M. Liu,* B. X. Han and X. R. Zhang.* Adv. Mater. 2005, 17, 2993.

(10) Z. Y. Sun, Z. M. Liu,* B. X. Han,* Y. Wang, J. M. Du, Z. L. Xie and G. J. Han. Adv. Mater. 2005, 17, 928.