Publications

48.
Cathodic Hydrogen Peroxide Electrosynthesis Using Anthraquinone Modified Carbon Nitride on Gas Diffusion Electrode

Qianhong Zhu, Zhenhua Pan, Shu Hu, Jae-Hong Kim, ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2019, 2 (11), 7972-7979.

DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.9b01445

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Mutually-Dependent Kinetics and Energetics of Photocatalyst/Co-Catalyst/Two-Redox Liquid Junctions

Zhenhua Pan, Rito Yanagi, Qian Wang, Xin Shen, Qianhong Zhu, Yudong Xue, Jason Rohr, Takashi Hisatomi, Kazunari Domen, Shu Hu, Energy Environ. Sci., 2020, Advanced Article.

DOI: 10.1039/C9EE02910A

46.
Characterization of Electronic Transport through Amorphous TiO2 Produced by Atomic Layer Deposition

Paul Nunez, Matthias H Richter, Brandon D Piercy, Christopher W Roske, Miguel Cabán-Acevedo, Mark D Losego, Steven J Konezny, David J Fermin, Shu Hu, Bruce S Brunschwig, Nathan S Lewis, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2019, 123, 33, 20116-20129

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b04434

45.
Hydrogen evolution activity tuning via two-dimensional electron accumulation at buried interfaces

Yudong Xue, Zachary S Fishman, Yunting Wang, Zhenhua Pan, Xin Shen, Rito Yanagi, Gregory S Hutchings, Mingzhao Liu, Shili Zheng, Yi Zhang, Eric I Altman, Shu Hu, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019, 7, 20696-20705

DOI: 10.1039/C9TA07123G

44.
Catalytic manganese oxide nanostructures for the reverse water gas shift reactions

Yulian He, Ke R Yang, Ziwei Yu, Zachary S Fishman, Laura A Achola, Zachary M Tobin, Jake A Heinlein, Shu Hu, Steven L Suib, Victor S Batista, Lisa D Pfefferle, Nanoscale, 2019, 11, 16677-16688.

DOI: 10.1039/C9NR06078B 

43.
Unveiling the Interfacial Effects for Enhanced Hydrogen Evolution Reaction on MoS2/WTe2 Hybrid Structures

Yu Zhou,  Joshua V. Pondick,  Jose Luis Silva,  John M. Woods,  David J. Hynek,  Grace Matthews,  Xin Shen, Qingliang, Feng,  Wen Liu,  Zhixing Lu,  Zhixiu Liang,  Barbara Brena,  Zhao Cai,  Min Wu,  Liying Jiao,  Shu Hu,  Hailiang Wang,  Carlos Moyses Araujo,  Judy J. Cha, Small, 2019, 15(19), 1900078. 

DOI: 10.1002/smll.201900078

42.
Elucidating Charge Separation in Particulate Photocatalysts Using Nearly-Intrinsic Semiconductors with Small Asymmetric Band Bending

Zhenhua Pan, Jason A. Röhr, Zuyang Ye, Zachary S. Fishman, Qianhong Zhu, Xin Shen, S. Hu Shu Hu, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 2019,3, 850-864.

DOI: 10.1039/C9SE00036D

41.
Membrane-Less Photoelectrochemical Devices for H2O2 Production Enabled by Selective Water Oxidation to H2O2 (Cover Article)  

Shu Hu, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 3, 101 – 114 (2019).

DOI: 10.1039/C8SE00329G  

40.
Electronic Tuning of Metal Nanoparticles for Highly Efficient Photocatalytic Hydrogen Peroxide Production 

Chiheng Chu, Dahong Huang, Qianhong Zhu, Eli Stavitski, Jacob Spies, Zhenhua Pan, Jing Mao, Huolin Xin, Charles Schmuttenmaer, Shu Hu, and Jae-Hong Kim, ACS Catalysis, 9, 626–631 (2019).

DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b03738

39.
Controlled TiO2 Growth on Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes by Atomic Layer Deposition: Mechanisms and Potential Applications 

Xuechen Zhou, Yang-Ying Zhao, Sang-Ryoung Kim, Menachem Elimelech, Shu Hu, and Jae-Hong Kim, Environmental Science & Technology, 52(24), 14311 – 14320 (2018).

DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.8b03967 

38.
Energy-Conversion Properties of Si/GaAs Mesowires Containing fewer Threading Dislocations 

Jason A. Röhr, Georges Siddiqi, Sheng Li, Christopher T. Chen, Shaul Aloni, and Shu Hu, Proceedings of the 45th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference and IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC), 0243 – 0248 (2018).

DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2018.8547681

 

37.
High-Performance Capacitive Deionization via Manganese Oxide-Coated, Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes 

Wenbo Shi, Xuechen Zhou, Jinyang Li, Eric R. Meshot, André D. Taylor, Shu Hu, Jae-Hong Kim, Menachem Elimelech, and Desiree L. Plata, Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 5, 11, 692–700 (2018).

DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.8b00397

36.
Tunable nano-interfaces between MnOx and layered double hydroxides boost oxygen evolving electrocatalysis

Yudong Xue, Zachary S. Fishman, Jason A. Röhr, Zhenhua Pan, Yunting Wang, Chunhui Zhang, Shili Zheng, Yi Zhang  and  Shu Hu, Journal of Materials Chemistry A6, 21918-21926 (2018). Emerging Investigators

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Stable Water Oxidation in Acid Using Manganese-Modified TiO2 Protective Coatings

Georges Siddiqi, Zhenya Luo, Yujun Xie, Zhenhua Pan, Qianhong Zhu, Jason A. Röhr, Judy J. Cha, and Shu Hu, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 18805 – 18815 (2018).

  

 

 

Photocatalytic hydrogen peroxide production by anthraquinone-augmented polymeric carbon nitride

Hyoung-il Kim, Yeoseon Choi, Shu Hu, Wonyong Choi, Jae-Hong Kim, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 229, 121-129 (2018).

 

G. Siddiqi, Z. Pan, S. Hu, “Chapter 3: III-V Semiconductor Photoelectrodes” in Semiconductors for Photocatalysis, Book Series: Semiconductors and Semimetals, Elsevier (2017).

 
 

 

 

Electrical, Photoelectrochemical and Photoelectron Spectroscopic Investigation of the ​Interfacial Transport and Energetics ​of Amorphous TiO2/Si Heterojunctions

S. Hu, M. H. Richter, M. L. Lichterman, J. Beardslee, T. Mayer, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 3117 – 3129 (2016).

   
   
   
31.​
Modeling, S​imulation, and Implementation of Solar-Driven Water-Splitting Devices

C. Xiang, A. Z. Weber, S. Ardo, A. Berger, Y.-K. Chen, R. Cordian, K. T. Fountaine, S. Haussener, S. Hu, R. Liu, N. S. Lewis, M. A. Modestino, M. M. Shaner, M .R. Singh, J. C. Stevens, K. Sun, K. Walczak, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 55, 12974 – 12988 (2016) (invited review).

   
   
30.​
Protection of Inorganic Sem​iconductors for Sustained, Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation

M. F. Lichterman, K. Sun, S. Hu, X. Zhou, M. T. McDowell, M. R. Shaner, M. H. Richter, E. J. Crumlin, A. I. Carim, F. H. Saadi, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, Catalysis Today, 262, 11 – 23 (2016).
 

   
29.​
Thin-Film Materials for the P​rotection of Semiconducting Photoelectrodes in Solar-Fuel Generators

S. Hu, N. S. Lewis, J. W. Ager, J. McKone, N. C. Strandwitz, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119, 24201 – 24228 (2015) (invited review).

   
   
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A monolithically integrated, intrinsically safe, 10% efficient, sola​r-driven water-splitting system based on active, stable earth-abundant electrocatalysts in conjunction with tandem III–V light absorbers protected by amorphous TiO2 films

E. Verlage, S. Hu, R. Liu, R. Jones, K. Sun, C.X. Xiang, N. S. Lewis, H. A. Atwater, Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 3166 – 3172 (2015).

 

   
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Particle Suspension Reactors and Materials for Solar-Driven Water Splitting

D. Fabian, S. Hu, N. Singh, F. A. Houle, T. Hisatomi, K. Domen, F. Osterloh, S. Ardo, Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 2825 – 2850 (2015) (invited review).

   
   
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Direct Observation of the Energetics at a Semiconductor/Liquid Junction by Operando X‑ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

M. F. Lichterman, S. Hu, M. H. Richter, E. J. Crumlin, M. Favaro, W. Drisdell, T. Mayer, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, H.-J. Lewerenz, Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 2409 – 2416 (2015).

   
   
25.
The Influence of TiO2 Crystal Structure on the Photoelectrochemical Behavior of Stabilized n-Si/TiO2/Ni Photoanodes f​or Water Oxidation

M. T. McDowell, M. F. Lichterman, A. I. Carim, R. Liu, S. Hu, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 15189 – 15199 (2015).

   
   
24.
A Sensitivity Analysis to Ass​ess the Relative Importance of Improvements in Electrocatalysts, Light Absorbers, and System Geometry on the Efficiency of Solar-Fuels Generators

Y. Chen, S. Hu, C. X. Xiang, N. S. Lewis, Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 876 – 886 (2015).

   
   
23.
Stabili​zation of Si&nbsp Microwire Arrays for Solar-Driven H2O Oxidation to O2(g) in 1.0 M KOH(aq) using Conformal Coatings of Amorphous TiO2

M. R. Shaner, S. Hu, K. Sun, N. S. Lewis, Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 203 – 207 (2015).

   
   
22.
Stable Solar-Driven Water Oxidation to O2(g) by Ni-oxide coated Silicon Photoanodes

K. Sun, M. T. McDowell, A. C. Nielander, S. Hu, M. R. Shaner, F. Yang, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6, 592 – 598 (2015).

   
   
21.
Stab​ilization of n-Cadmium Telluride Photoanodes for Water Oxidation to O2(g) in Aqueous Alkaline Electrolytes Using Amorphous TiO2 Films Formed by Atomic-Layer Deposition

M. F. Lichterman, A. I. Carim, M. T. McDowell, S. Hu, H. B. Gray, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, Energy & Environmental Science, 7, 3334 – 3337 (2014).

   
   
20.
Impro​ved Stability of Polycrystalline Bismuth Vanadate Photoanodes by Use of Dual-Layer Thin  TiO2/Ni Coatings

M. T. McDowell, M. F. Lichterman, J. M. Spurgeon, S. Hu, I. D. Sharp, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, J. Phys. Chem. C, 118, 19618 – 19624 (2014).

   
   
19.
Amorp​hous TiO2 Coatings Stabilize Si, GaAs and GaP Photoanodes for Efficient Water Oxidation

S. Hu, M. R. Shaner, J. A. Beardslee, M. Lichterman, B. S. Brunschwig, N. S. Lewis, Science, 344, 1005 – 1009 (2014).

   
18.
Modeling the Performance of an Integrated Photoelectrolysis​ System with 10 × Solar Concentrators

Y. -K. Chen, C. -X. Xiang, S. Hu, and N. S. Lewis, J. Electrochem. Soc, 10, F1101 – F1110 (2014).

   
   
17.
Optical, Electrical, and Solar Energy-Conversion Properties of Gallium Arsenide Nanowire-Array Photoanodes

S. Hu, C.-Y. Chi, K. Fountaine, M. Q. Yao, H. A. Atwater, P. D. Dapkus, N. S. Lewis, and C. Zhou, Energy & Environmental Science, 6 (6), 1879 – 1890 (2013).

   
   
16.
Twin-Free Gaas Nanosheets by Selective Area Growth: Implications for Defect-Free Nanostructures

C.-Y. Chi, T.-W. Yeh, S. Hu, and P. D. Dapkus, Nano Letters, 13 (6), 2506 – 2515 (2013).

   
   
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An Analysis of the Optimal Band Gaps of Light Absorbers in Integrated Tandem Photoelectrochemical Water-Splitting System​

S. Hu, C. X. Xiang, S. Haussener, A. Berger, and N. S. Lewis, Energy & Environmental Science, 6 (10), 2984 – 2993 (2013).

   
   
14.
Simulations of the Irradiation and Temperature Dependence of the Efficiency of Tandem Photoelectrochemical Water-Splittin​g Systems

S. Haussener, S. Hu, C. X. Xiang, A. Z. Weber, and N. S. Lewis, Energy & Environmental Science, 6 (12), 3605 – 3618 (2013).

   
   
13.
Undoped Ge Core-Si(Ge) Shell Nanowires: Synthesis, Local Composition and Strain Characterization

S. Hu, I. A. Goldthorpe, A. F. Marshall, and P. C. McIntyre, ECS Transactions, 50 (9), 635 – 643 (2013)

   
   
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Thermal S​tability and Surface Passivation of Ge Nanowires Coated by Epitaxial SiGe Shells

S. Hu, Y. Kawamura, K. C.-Y. Huang, Y. Li, A. F. Marshall, K. M. Itoh, M. L. Brongersma, and P. C. McIntyre, Nano Letters, 12 (3), 1385-1391 (2012).

   
   
11.
Directed synthesis of germanium oxide nanowires by vapor–liquid–solid oxidation

M. Gunji, S. V. Thombare, S. Hu, and P. C. McIntyre, Nanotechnology, 23 (38), 385603 (2012).

   
   
10.
Direc​t-gap photoluminescence from germanium nanowires

Y. Kawamura, K. C.-Y. Huang, S. V. Thombare, S. Hu, M. Gunji, T. Ishikawa, M. L. Brongersma, K. M. Itoh, and P. C. McIntyre, Physics Review B, 86, 035306 (2012).

   
   
9.
Design​ and growth of III-V nanowire solar cell arrays on low cost substrates

S. Hu, A. Gu, Y. Huo, S. Thombare, E. Pickett, J. Yan, T. Sarmiento, D. Liang, S. Li, A. Lin, Z. Yu, M. Riazia, S. Fan, P. C. McIntyre, and J. Harris, Proceedings of the 35th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 002034-7 (2010).

   
   
   
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Faceting and disorder in nanowire solar cell arrays

E. Pickett, A. Gu, Y. Huo, E. Garnett, S. Hu, T. Sarmiento, S. Thombare, D. Liang, S. Li, Y. Cui, M. McGehee, P. C. McIntyre, and J. Harris, Proceedings of the 35th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 001848-53 (2010).

   
   
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Nu​cleation and growth kinetics of germanium islands during layer exchange metal-induced crystallization

S. Hu and P. C. McIntyre, Journal of Applied Physics, 111, 044908 (2012).

   
   
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Interface-​controlled low-temperature metal-induced crystallization of germanium films on amorphous substrates

S. Hu, A. F. Marshall, and P. C. McIntyre, Applied Physics Letters, 97, 082104 (2010).

   
   
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Group IV semiconductor nanowire arrays: epitaxy in different contexts

P. C. McIntyre, H. Adhikari, I. A. Goldthorpe, S. Hu, P. Leu, A. F. Marshall, and C.E.D. Chidsey, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 25, 024016 (2010).

   
   
   
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Single-crystal germanium layers grown on silicon by nanowire seeding

S. Hu, P. W. Leu, A. F. Marshall, and P. C. McIntyre, Nature Nanotechnology, 4, 649-653 (2009).

   
   
   
3.
An energy stabilizing system for electron energy-loss spectrometers in transmission electron microscopy

Z. Wang, S. Hu, C. Xu, D. McMullan, and J. Yuan, Physics Procedia, 1, p.521-527(2008).

   
   
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A hybrid electron energy loss spectrometer with simultaneous serial and parallel detection

J. Yuan, Z.W. Wang, S. Hu, and L. Xie, 14th European Microscopy Congress, 1, 67-68 (2008).

   
   
 
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An energy stabilized post-column electron energy-loss spectrometer for transmission electron microscopy

Z. Wang, S. Hu, C. Xu, D. McMullan, and J. Yuan, Journal of Physics: Conference Series126, 012094 (2008).