Associate Editor of ACS Applied Energy Materials
Robert Franklin and Frances Riggs Wright Distinguished Chair
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Member of the University of Maryland Energy Research Center
UMD Director of Center for Research in Extreme Batteries (CREB)
Affiliated with the Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Room 1223C Chemical & Nuclear Engineering Building
University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-0352 | Fax: 301-405-0523
Ph. D. Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 1995
Research interests and Professional Skills
Li-ion batteries, Na-ion batteries, supercapacitors, and fuel cells
Recognitions and Awards
Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award, 2013
Winner of UMD’s invention of the Year for 2015.
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L. Suo, O. Borodin, T. Gao, M. Olguin, J. Ho, X. Fan, C. Luo, C. Wang, K. Xu. Water-in-Salt Electrolyte Enables High Voltage Aqueous Li-ion Chemistries. Science, 2015, 350, 938. Perspective from Prof. Bruce Dunn.
F. Wang, O. Borodin, T. Gao, X. Fan, W. Sun, F. Han, A. Faraone, J. Dura, K. Xu and C. Wang, Highly Reversible Zinc-Metal Anode for Aqueous Batteries, Nature Materials, 2018, Accepted.
X. Fan,† L. Chen,† O. Borodin, X. Ji, J. Chen, S. Hou, T. Deng, J. Zheng, C. Yang, S. Liou, K. Amine, K. Xu, C. Wang, Non-flammable Electrolyte Enables Li-Metal Batteries with Aggressive Cathode Chemistries, Nature Nanotechnology, 2018, Accepted.
X. Fan,† E. Hu,† X. Ji, Y. Zhu, F. Han, S. Hwang, J. Liu, S. Bak, Z. Ma, T. Gao, S.-C. Liou, J. Bai, X.-Q. Yang, Y. Mo, K. Xu, D. Su, C Wang, High Energy-Density and Reversibility of Iron Fluoride Cathode Enabled Via an Intercalation-Extrusion Reaction, Nature Communications, 2018, Accepted