Wei-Jian Xu. has received his Ph.D. degree in Inorganic chemistry from Sun Yat-Sen University in 2017. He focuses his research on organic-inorganic hybrid materials with applicable physical properties such as ferroelectricity, dielectricity, piezoelectricity, and nonlinear optical property. He has published more than 20 papers on famous international journals, including J. Am. Chem. Soc., Adv. Mater., Chem. Commun., and so on.

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Wei-Jian Xu

Nomes de citação

  • Xu, Wei-Jian

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  • Complexo de Laboratorios Tecnologicos, Campus de Santiago, 3810-193, Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal (Profissional)


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  • Ciências da Engenharia e Tecnologias - Engenharia dos Materiais - Engenharia dos Materiais


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Chinês (Idioma materno)
Grau Classificação
2012/09/01 - 2017/06/30
Inorganic chemistry (Doctor)
Especialização em Inorganic chemistry
Sun Yat-Sen University, China
2008/09/01 - 2012/06/30
Applied chemistry (Bachelor)
Especialização em Applied chemistry
Jiangsu University, China
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Instituição de acolhimento
2018/07/02 - Atual Pós-doutorado (Investigação) Universidade de Aveiro CICECO, Portugal
Universidade de Aveiro CICECO, Portugal


Artigo em revista
  1. Xu, Wei-Jian; Kopyl, Svitlana; Kholkin, Andrei; Rocha, João. "Hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites: Polar properties and applications". Coordination Chemistry Reviews 387 (2019): 398-414. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccr.2019.02.012.
  2. Wang, Sha-Sha; Huang, Rui-Kang; Chen, Xiao-Xian; Xu, Wei-Jian; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Temperature-Induced Structural Phase Transitions in Two New Postperovskite Coordination Polymers". Crystal Growth & Design 19 2 (2019): 1111-1117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.cgd.8b01615.
  3. Yuan, Wei; Zeng, Ying; Tan, Ya-Yin; Zhou, Jian-Hua; Xu, Wei-Jian; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "A new ferroelastic hybrid material with a large spontaneous strain: (Me3NOH)2[ZnCl4]". Chemical Communications 55 61 (2019): 8983-8986. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9cc03862k.
  4. Hu, Wang-Hua; Xu, Wei-Jian; Meng, Qian-Ru; Zhang, Xue-Wen; He, Chun-Ting; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Switching hydrogen bonds to readily interconvert two room-temperature long-term stable crystalline polymorphs in chiral molecular perovskites". Chemical Communications 55 77 (2019): 11555-11558. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9cc05967a.
  5. Huang, Ning-Yu; Mo, Zong-Wen; Li, Lu-Jian; Xu, Wei-Jian; Zhou, Hao-Long; Zhou, Dong-Dong; Liao, Pei-Qin; Zhang, Jie-Peng; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Direct synthesis of an aliphatic amine functionalized metal–organic framework for efficient CO2 removal and CH4 purification". CrystEngComm 20 39 (2018): 5969-5975. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8ce00574e.
  6. Xu, Wei-Jian; Zeng, Ying; Yuan, Wei; Qiu, Rong-Guan; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Room-temperature optic-electric duple bistabilities induced by plastic transition". Chemical Communications 54 27 (2018): 3347-3350. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8cc00867a.
  7. Zhang, Shi-Yong; Liao, Jin-Sheng; Xu, Wei-Jian; Liang, Fu-Yong; Peng, Guang-Huai; Liu, Sui-Jun; Wen, He-Rui; Du, Zi-Yi. "Structural phase transitions, dielectric bistability and luminescence of two bulky ion-pair crystals [N(C3H7)4]2[Ln(NO3)5] (Ln = Tb, Dy)". New Journal of Chemistry 41 18 (2017): 9963-9968. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7nj01597f.
  8. Su, Yu-Jun; Wei, Ke-Xin; Huang, Bo; Xu, Wei-Jian; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Zeng, Ming-Hua; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Deformable Mn(iii)-Schiff-base dimer for anomalously large positive and negative anisotropic thermal expansions". CrystEngComm 19 13 (2017): 1725-1728. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7CE00292K.
  9. Xu, Wei-Jian; Li, Peng-Fei; Tang, Yuan-Yuan; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Xiong, Ren-Gen; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "A Molecular Perovskite with Switchable Coordination Bonds for High-Temperature Multiaxial Ferroelectrics". Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 18 (2017): 6369-6375. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jacs.7b01334.
  10. Xu, Wei-Jian; He, Chun-Ting; Ji, Cheng-Min; Chen, Shao-Li; Huang, Rui-Kang; Lin, Rui-Biao; Xue, Wei; et al. "Molecular Dynamics of Flexible Polar Cations in a Variable Confined Space: Toward Exceptional Two-Step Nonlinear Optical Switches". Advanced Materials 28 28 (2016): 5886-5890. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201600895.
  11. Xu, Wei-Jian; Chen, Shao-Li; Hu, Zhi-Tao; Lin, Rui-Biao; Su, Yu-Jun; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "The cation-dependent structural phase transition and dielectric response in a family of cyano-bridged perovskite-like coordination polymers". Dalton Transactions 45 10 (2016): 4224-4229. https://doi.org/10.1039/C5DT03481G.
  12. Shi, Qi; Xu, Wei-Jian; Huang, Rui-Kang; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Li, Yang; Wang, Pengfei; Shi, Fa-Nian; et al. "Zeolite CAN and AFI-Type Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks with Large 12-Membered Ring Pore Openings Synthesized Using Bulky Amides as Structure-Directing Agents". Journal of the American Chemical Society 138 50 (2016): 16232-16235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jacs.6b11197.
  13. Wang, Xu-Dong; Xu, Yang-Fan; Rao, Hua-Shang; Xu, Wei-Jian; Chen, Hong-Yan; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Kuang, Dai-Bin; Su, Cheng-Yong. "Novel porous molybdenum tungsten phosphide hybrid nanosheets on carbon cloth for efficient hydrogen evolution". Energy & Environmental Science 9 4 (2016): 1468-1475. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5EE03801D.
  14. Sun, Yu-Zhi; Huang, Bo; Xu, Wei-Jian; Zhou, Dong-Dong; Chen, Shao-Li; Zhang, Shi-Yong; Du, Zi-Yi; et al. "Plastic Crystals with Polar Halochromate Anion: Thermosensitive Dielectrics Based upon Plastic Transition and Dipole Rotation". Inorganic Chemistry 55 21 (2016): 11418-11425. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b01911.
  15. Xie, Kai-Ping; Xu, Wei-Jian; He, Chun-Ting; Huang, Bo; Du, Zi-Yi; Su, Yu-Jun; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Order-disorder phase transition in the first thiocyanate-bridged double perovskite-type coordination polymer: [NH4]2[NiCd(SCN)6]". CrystEngComm 18 24 (2016): 4495-4498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C6CE00898D.
  16. Xu, Wei-Jian; Xie, Kai-Ping; Xiao, Zhi-Feng; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Controlling Two-Step Phase Transitions and Dielectric Responses by A-Site Cations in Two Perovskite-like Coordination Polymers". Crystal Growth & Design 16 12 (2016): 7212-7217. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.cgd.6b01404.
  17. Huang, Bo; Wang, Bao-Ying; Du, Zi-Yi; Xue, Wei; Xu, Wei-Jian; Su, Yu-Jun; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Zeng, Ming-Hua; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Importing spontaneous polarization into a Heisenberg ferromagnet for a potential single-phase multiferroic". Journal of Materials Chemistry C 4 37 (2016): 8704-8710. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C6TC02715F.
  18. Xu, Wei-Jian; Du, Zi-Yi; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Structural phase transitions in perovskite compounds based on diatomic or multiatomic bridges". CrystEngComm 18 41 (2016): 7915-7928. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C6CE01485B.
  19. Wang, Bao-Ying; He, Chun-Ting; Huang, Bo; Xu, Wei-Jian; Xue, Wei; Du, Zi-Yi; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Thermal-induced reversible ferroelastic phase transition in a new bromethyl-substituted molecular rotor". Science China Chemistry 58 7 (2015): 1137-1143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11426-015-5325-x.
  20. Chen, Yan-Cong; Prokleska, Jan; Xu, Wei-Jian; Liu, Jun-Liang; Liu, Jiang; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Jia, Jian-Hua; Sechovsky, Vladimir; Tong, Ming-Liang. "A brilliant cryogenic magnetic coolant: magnetic and magnetocaloric study of ferromagnetically coupled GdF3". Journal of Materials Chemistry C 3 47 (2015): 12206-12211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5TC02352A.
  21. Wang, Bao-Ying; Xu, Wei-Jian; Xue, Wei; Lin, Rui-Biao; Du, Zi-Yi; Zhou, Dong-Dong; Zhang, Wei-Xiong; Chen, Xiao-Ming. "Restraining the motion of a ligand for modulating the structural phase transition in two isomorphic polar coordination polymers". Dalton Transactions 43 24 (2014): 9008-9011. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C4DT00675E.