Xianyun Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

My research mainly focuses on reactor design and fabrication for chemical synthesis, electrochemical CO2 conversion and seawater electrolysis.

Selected Publications

  • Gradients driven 3D printing of nano-twinned copper structures by direct current dynamic meniscus confined electrodeposition
    Xianyun Zhang, Lifeng Yuan, Yu Lei, Yifan Zhang, Yanying Li, Weiye Nie, Qingqing Gao, Zhixiang Li, Aihua Sun, Fenghua Liu, Yuchuan Cheng, Gaojie Xu, Jianjun Guo
    Applied Materials Today, 24, 101138, 2021
  • Bipolar Electrochemistry Regulation for Dynamic Meniscus Confined Electrodeposition of Copper Micro-Structures by a Double-Anode System
    Xianyun Zhang, Yifan Zhang, Yanying Li, Yu Lei, Zhixiang Li, Aihua Sun, Gaojie Xu, Min-Feng Yu and Jianjun Guo
    Journal of The Electrochemical Society. 166(13): D676-D682, 2019
  • Dynamic “Scanning-Mode” Meniscus Confined Electrodepositing and Micropatterning of Individually Addressable Ultraconductive Copper Line Arrays
    Yu Lei#, Xianyun Zhang#, Dingding Xu, Minfeng Yu, Zhiran Yi, Zhixiang Li, Aihua Sun, Gaojie Xu, Ping Cui, and Jianjun Guo
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 9, 2380−2387, 2018


  • Ph.D., Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences. China, 2021
  • B.Eng., Qinghai University, China, 2016

Professional Profile

  • 2021-present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

3D printing Reactor Design Microfluidic