General

Hujun Cao, PhD, Associate Professor

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Science

caohujun@dicp.ac.cn

http://www.imide.dicp.ac.cn/

Research Areas

Synthesis and characterization of hydride for energy storage, conversion and utiliztion



Experience

   
Work Experience

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS, China, 2018.12-- , Associate professor

Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany, 2014.12--2018.11, Scientist

Publications

   
Papers
(1) Conversion of magnesium waste into a complex magnesium hydride system: Mg(NH2)2–LiH, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 2020, Corresponding author
(2) Mild-condition synthesis of A2ZnH4 (A = K, Rb, Cs) and their effects on the hydrogen storage properties of 2LiH-Mg(NH2)2, Journal of Energy Chemistry, 2020, Corresponding author
(3) Complex Hydrides for Energy Storage, Conversion and Utilization, Advanced Materials, 2019, Co-first author
(4) Li2NH-LiBH4: a Complex Hydride with Near Ambient Hydrogen Adsorption and Fast Lithium Ion Conduction, Chemistry – A European Journal, 2018, First author
(5) Air-stable metal hydride-polymer composites of Mg(NH2)2–LiH and TPX™, Materials Today Energy, 2018, Corresponding author
(6) In Situ X-ray Diffraction Studies on the De/rehydrogenation Processes of the K-2 Zn(NH2)(4) -8LiH System, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, Corresponding author
(7) Transition and Alkali Metal Complex Ternary Amides for Ammonia Synthesis and Decomposition, Chemistry-a European Journal, 2017, Corresponding author
(8) New synthesis route for ternary transition metal amides as well as ultrafast amide-hydride hydrogen storage materials, Chemical Communications, 2016, Corresponding author
(9) Ternary Amides Containing Transition Metals for Hydrogen Storage: A Case Study with Alkali Metal Amidozincates, Chemsuschem, 2015, Corresponding author
(10) Effective thermodynamic alteration to Mg(NH2)(2)-LiH system: achieving near ambient-temperature hydrogen storage, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014, First author
(11) NH3 Mediated or Ion Migration Reaction: The Case Study on Halide-Amide System, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, First author
(12) Effects of Al-based additives on the hydrogen storage performance of the Mg(NH2)(2)-2LiH system, Dalton Transactions, 2013, First author


Research Interests

Photoassisted hydrogen storage

Electrochemical hydrogen storage

Synthesis and application of complex hydrides

Solid state hydrogen storage


Collaboration

Prof. Martin Dornheim, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany

Prof. Hui Wu, NIST, USA

Prof. Chiara Milanese, University of Pavia, Italy

Prof. Rainer Niewa, University of Stuttgart, Germany