Dr. Ali Han

Postdoctoral Fellows



Research Interest

Growth of 2D layered materials, Rechargeable Battery, Catalysts for water splitting

Selected Publications

  • Ali Han, Huanlin Chen, Hanyu Zhang, Zijun Sun, Pingwu Du*;  Ternary metal phosphide nanosheets as a highly efficient electrocatalyst for water reduction to hydrogen over a wide pH range from 0 to 14, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4, 10195-10202.
  • Ali Han, Huanlin Chen, Zijun Sun, Pingwu Du*;  High Catalytic Activity for Water Oxidation Based on Nanostructured Nickel Phosphide Precursors;  Chem. Commun, 2015, 51, 11626-11629. 
  • Ali Han, Song Jin, Huanlin Chen, Pingwu Du*; A Robust Hydrogen Evolution Catalyst Based on Crystalline Nickel Phosphide Nanoflakes on Three-dimensional Graphene/nickel Foam: High Performance for Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Production from pH 0–14; J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 1941-1946. 
  • Ali Han, Haotian Wu, Zijun Sun, Pingwu Du*; Green Cobalt Oxide (CoOX) Film with Nanoribbon Structures Electrodeposited from the BF2-Annulated Cobaloxime Precursor for Efficient Water Oxidation; ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces; 2014, 6, 10929–10934.


  • Jun. 2012 - Jun. 2016, Ph.D., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)
  • Sep. 2011- Jun. 2012, Master, Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)