Zhen Jiang

Position title: Post-Doctorate

Email: zjiang362@wisc.edu

Address:
2733 Engineering Hall

Education:

Post-Doctorate in Chemistry
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

M.Sc. in Chemistry
Xiamen University, China

B.Sc. in Science
Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, China

Awards:

  • Travel Award to NSF/CECAM School on Computational, Lausanne, Switzerland

Publications:

  1. Structure, Diffusion, and Stability of Lithium Salts in Aprotic Dimethyl Sulfoxide and Acetonitrile Electrolytes”, Z. Jiang and A. M. Rappe, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 126, 10266 (2022). [DOI]
  2. Mechanistic Study of the Li–Air Battery with a Co3O4 Cathode and Dimethyl Sulfoxide Electrolyte”, Z. Jiang and A. M. Rappe, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 125, 21873 (2021). [DOI]
  3. Stromataxic Stabilization of a Metastable Layered ScFeO3 Polymorph”, L. M. Garten,# Z. Jiang,# H. Paik, J. D. Perkins, A. Kakekhani, R. Fei, D. J. Werder, M. E. Holtz, D. S. Ginley, A. M. Rappe, D. G. Schlom, and M. L. Staruch, Chemistry of Materials 33, 7423 (2021). #These authors made equal contributions. [DOI]
  4. Kinetically Stable Oxide Overlayers on Mo3P Nanoparticles Enabling Lithium–Air Batteries with Low Overpotentials and Long Cycle Life”, A. Kondori, Z. Jiang, M. Esmaeilirad, M. Tamadoni Saray, A. Kakekhani, K. Kucuk, P. Navarro Munoz Delgado, S. Maghsoudipour, J. Hayes, C. S. Johnson, C. U. Segre, R. Shahbazian-Yassar, A. M. Rappe, and M. Asadi, Advanced Materials 32, 2004028 (2020). [DOI]
  5. Electrocatalytic Activity of Oxygen-Functionalized Carbon Electrodes for Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries from Free-Energy Calculations”, Z. Jiang and V. Alexandrov, ACS Applied Energy Materials 3, 7543 (2020). [DOI]
  6. Energy decomposition analysis based on broken symmetry unrestricted density functional theory”, Z. Tang, Z. Jiang, H. Chen, P. Su, and W. Wu, Journal of Chemical Physics 151, 244106 (2019). [DOI]
  7. Enhancing Oxygen Electroreduction Activity of Single-Site Fe–N–C Catalysts by a Metal Support”, Z. Jiang and V. Alexandrov, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123, 30335 (2019). [DOI]
  8. Ferroelectric Tunnel Junctions Enhanced by a Polar Oxide Barrier Layer”, Q. Yang, L. Tao, Y. Zhou, M. Li, Z. Jiang, E. Y. Tsymbal, and V. Alexandrov, Nano Letters 19, 7385 (2019). [DOI]
  9. Magnetoelectric Effect at the Ni/HfO2 Interface Induced by Ferroelectric Polarization”, Q. Yang, L. Tao, Z. Jiang, Y. Zhou, E. Y. Tsymbal, and V. Alexandrov, Physical Review Applied 12, 024044 (2019). [DOI]
  10. Mechanistic Theoretical Investigation of Self-Discharge Reactions in a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery”, Z. Jiang, K. Klyukin, and V. Alexandrov, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 123, 3976 (2019). [DOI]
  11. Ab Initio Metadynamics Study of the VO2+/VO2+ Redox Reaction Mechanism at the Graphite Edge/Water Interface”, Z. Jiang, K. Klyukin, and V. Alexandrov, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10, 20621 (2018). [DOI]
  12. First-principles study of adsorption–desorption kinetics of aqueous V2+/V3+ redox species on graphite in a vanadium redox flow battery”, Z. Jiang, K. Klyukin, and V. Alexandrov, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19, 14897 (2017). [DOI]
  13. Structure, hydrolysis, and diffusion of aqueous vanadium ions from Car-Parrinello molecular dynamics”, Z. Jiang, K. Klyukin, and V. Alexandrov, Journal of Chemical Physics 145, 114303 (2016). [DOI]
  14. Energy Decomposition Scheme Based on the Generalized Kohn–Sham Scheme”, P. Su, Z. Jiang, Z. Chen, and W. Wu, Journal of Physical Chemistry A 118, 2531 (2014). [DOI]