Prof Xin WANG

Principal Investigator

Prof Wang has been at the School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, NTU, since 2005. He received his Bachelor and Master degrees in Chemical Engineering from Zhe Jiang University, PhD degree from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests include electrochemistry, electrochemical technologies for energy conversion. He has done significant research work in his research areas and published over 180 peer-reviewed journal papers, with total citation over 13500 and H-index of 61. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).

Singapore - NTU



Research Interest

Electrochemistry and electrocatalysis.
His current research works focus on fuel cell, energy storage and electrochemical reactor with co-generation of electricity and valuable chemicals.

Key Publications

T.H. Nguyen, X. Wang*. (2010). Multifunctional composite membrane based on a highly porous polyimide matrix for direct methanol fuel cells. Journal of Power Sources, 195, 1024.

S.Y. Wang, S.P. Jiang*, T.J. White, Jun Guo, X. Wang*. (2009). Electrocatalytic Activity and Interconnectivity of Pt Nanoparticles on Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Fuel Cells. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials, Interfaces and Hard Matter, 113, 18935.

T.H. Nguyen, C. Wang, X. Wang*. (2009). Pore-filling membrane for direct methanol fuel cells based on sulfonated poly(styrene-ran-ethylene) and porous polyimide matrix. Journal of Membrane Science, 342, 208.

Shuangyin Wang, San Ping Jiang,*, Xin Wang*. (2008). Polyelectrolyte functionalized carbon nanotubes as support for noble metal electrocatalysts and their activity for methanol oxidation. Nanotechnology, 19, 26.

Kristian, N., Yan, Y., Wang, X.*. (2008). Highly efficient submonolayer Pt-decorated Au nano-catalysts for formic acid oxidation. Chemical Communications, (3), 353-355.