Lingmei Liu

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests

My research interests at KAUST mainly focus on using Electron Microscopy to study the structure, composition and the electron information of catalysts, understanding the reaction mechanism at the atomic level

Selected Publications

1. Synthesis of Cu2O nanospheres decorated with TiO2 nanoislands, their enhanced photoactivity and stability under visible light illumination, and their post-illumination catalytic memory

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6, 5629−5639, (2014)


2. Creation of Cu2O@TiO2 composite photocatalysts with p-n heterojunctions formed on exposed Cu2O facets, their energy band alignment study, and their enhanced photocatalytic activity under visible light illumination.

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 1465−1476, (2015)


3. Post-illumination activity of SnO2 nanoparticle-decorated Cu2O nanocubes by H2O2 production in dark from photocatalytic “memory”.

Scientific Reports, 6, 20878, (2016)


4. Synthesis of Tin Oxide nanospheres under ambient conditions and their strong adsorption of As(III) from water.

Dalton Transactions, 44, 18207-18214, (2015)


Ph.D., Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2010-2016
B.Sc., Wuhan University, China, 2006-2010

Professional Profile

Postdoctoral Fellow, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Current

KAUST Affiliations