Dr. Jianwei Sun

e-mail: jwsun@uw.edu


  • 2004 A.M. Chemistry, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 1999 M.S. Chemistry, Fudan University, Shanghai, PRC
  • 1996 B.S. Chemistry, Zhengzou University, Zhengzou, PRC



Sun, J.; Zhong, D. K.; Gamelin, D. R. "Composite Photoanodes for Photoelectrochemical Solar Water Splitting." Energy & Env. Science, 2010, 3, 1252–1261. (invited review) (view)


Zhong, D. K.; Sun, J. ; Gamelin, D. R. "Solar Water Oxidation by Composite Catalyst/α-Fe2O3 Photoanodes." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131, 6086-6087. (view)


Sun, J.; Buhro, W. E.; Wang, L.-W.; Schrier, J. “Electronic Structure and Spectroscopy of Cadmium Telluride Quantum Wires.” Nano Lett., 2008, 8, accepted.

Sun, J.; Wang, L.-W.; Buhro, W. E. “Synthesis of Cadmium Telluride Quantum Wires and the Similarity of Their Effective Band Gaps to Those of Equidiameter Cadmium Telluride Quantum Dots.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 7997–8005.

Sun, J.; Buhro, W. E. “The Use of Single-Source Precursors for the Solution-Liquid-Solid Growth of Metal Sulfide Semiconductor Nanowires.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2008, 47, 3215-3218.


Wang, F.; Dong, A.; Sun, J.; Tang, R.; Yu, H.; Buhro, W. E. “Solution-Liquid-Solid Growth of Semiconductor Nanowires.” Inorg. Chem., 2006, 45, 7511-7521.


Luo, Y.; Sun, J.; Kong, L.; Li, Q. “Synthesis of Zeolite EMT and Its Application in Alkylation of Isobutane with Butenes.” Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal., 2004, 154A, 211-216.


Luo, Y.; Sun, J.; Zhao, W.; Yao , J.; Li, Q. “Synthesis of Zeolite EMT with Aid of Sodium Phosphate.” Chem. Mater., 2002, 14, 1906-1908.


Luo, Y.; Sun, J.; Li, Q. “Catalytic Performances of HEMT-Supported 12-Tungstosilicic Acid for Alkylation of Isobutane with Butene.” Cuihua Xuebao (Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 2001, 22, 550-554.


Zhang, J.; Lu, H.; Sun, J.; Yao, J.; Li, Q.; Guan, M.; Wang, J.; Ding, L.; Yin, Z.; Hu, T.; Xie, Y. “EXAFS Study of Ni/W/Zeolite/Al2O3 Hydrocracking Catalyst Sulfurized with Different Modified Zeolites.” Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities , 2000 , 21 , 1459-1463.


Sun, J.; Sun, M.; Nie, C.; Li, Q. “Synthesis of Zeolite EMT with a Novel Route Promoted by Surfactants and Its Benefit in Catalytic Performance.” Chem. Comm., 1999, 2459-2460.

Sun, J.; Sun, M.; Li, Q. “A Comparative Study of Zeolite EMT and Zeolite ß as Catalyst for the Alkylation of Isobutane with Butenes.” Fenzi Cuihua (Journal of Molecular Catalysis ( China )), 1999, 13, 457-460.


Sun, M.; Sun, J.; Li, Q. “MxOy/SO42-/Dealuminated Zeolite ß (M = Ti, Fe) as Novel Catalysts for Alkylation of Isobutane and 1-Butene.” Chem. Lett., 1998, 519-520.


Xu, S.; Sun, J.; Zhang, P. “Microcomputer Aids Determination of Molecular Point Groups and Shows Molecular Symmetry Elements.” Journal of Zhengzhou University, 1996, 28, 89-91.