Xiaotang Lu


M.S. in Chemistry, Tsinghua University, China, 2008-2011

B.S. in Material Chemistry, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China, 2004-2008


Semiconductor nanomaterials

Electrical and optical properties of semiconductor nanomaterials


Lu, Xiaotang.; Adkins, Emily R.; He, Yang; Zhong, Li;Luo, Langli; Mao, Scott X.; Wang, Chong-Min and Korgel, Brian A. Germanium as a Sodium Ion Battery Material: In Situ TEM Reveals Fast Sodiation Kinetics with High Capacity. Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28 (4), pp 1236-1242 [link]

Lu, Xiaotang.; Bogart, Timothy D.; Gu, Meng; Wang, Chongmin; Korgel, Brian A. In Situ TEM Observations of Sn-Containing Silicon Nanowires Undergoing Reversible Pore Formation Due to Fast Lithiation/Delithiation Kinetics. J. Phys. Chem. C 2015,119 (38), pp 21889-21895 [link]

Lu, Xiaotang; Anderson, Kenneth J.; Boudjouk, Philip and Korgel,Brian A., Low Temperature Colloidal Synthesis of Silicon Nanorods from Isotetrasilane, Neopentasilane, and Cyclohexasilane. Chem. Mater. 2015, doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02487 [link]

Lu, Xiaotang; Korgel, Brian A., A Single-Step Reaction for Silicon and Germanium Nanorods. Chem. Eur. J. 2014,20(20), 5874-5879 [link]

Bogart, Timothy; Lu, Xiaotang; Gu, Meng; Wang, Chongmin; Korgel, Brian A., Enhancing the Lithiation Rate of Silicon Nanowires by the Inclusion of Tin. RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 42022-42028. [link]

I. Rodriguez; L.Shi; X. Lu; R. A. Alvarez-Puebla; F. Meseguer., Silicon nanoparticles as Raman scattering enhancers. Nanoscale 2014,6, 5666-5670 [link]

Bogart, Timothy D.; Oka, Daichi; Lu, Xiaotang; Gu, Meng; Wang, Chongmin; Korgel, Brian A., Lithium Ion Battery Peformance of Silicon Nanowires with Carbon Skin. ACS Nano 2014, 8 (1), pp 915-922. [link]

Shi, Lei; Lu, Xiaotang; Fenollosa, Roberto; Rodriguez, Isabelle; Harris, Justin T.; Ramiro-Manzano, Fernando; Korgel, Brian A.; Meseguer, Francisco, Processing and Characterization of Monodisperse Silicon Colloids. Protocol Exchange (2013), doi:10.1038/protex.2013.066. [link]

Lu, Xiaotang; Hessel, Colin M.; Yu, Yixuan; Bogart, Timothy D.; Korgel, Brian A., Colloidal Luminescent Silicon Nanorods. Nano Lett. (2013), 13 (7), 3101-3105. [link]

Bogart, Timothy D.; Lu, Xiaotang; Korgel, Brian A., Precision Synthesis of Silicon Nanowires with Crystalline Core and Amorphous Shell. Dalton Trans. (2013), 42, 12675-12680. [link]

Lu, Xiaotang; Harris, Justin T.; Villarreal, Julian E.; Chockla, Aaron M.; Korgel, Brian A., Enhanced Nickel-Seeded Synthesis of Germanium Nanowires. Chem. Mater. (2013), 25 (10), 2172-2177. [link]

Shi, Lei; Harris, Justin T.; Fenollosa, Roberto; Rodriguez, Isabelle; Lu, Xiaotang; Korgel, Brian A.; Meseguer, Francisco, Monodisperse Silicon Nanocavities and Photonic Crystals with Magnetic Response in the Optical Region. Nature Communications (2013), 4 , 1904. [link]