Dr. Chen Liao

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA 



2008 Ph.D., University of Wyoming,Organic Chemistry

2005 M.S., University of Wyoming, Organic Chemistry

2002 B.S., Fudan University,Polymer Science and Engineering

Publications (Selected)

  1. “Lithium Fluorinated Bis(malonato)borate Salts: Synthesis, Physical, and Electrochemical Properties”, Chen Liao, Kee Sung Han, Daniel A. Hillesheim, Gilbert M. Brown, Edward W. Hagaman, Xiao-Guang Sun, and Sheng Dai, 2013, Chemistry of Materials, in preparation
  2. “Nitrogen-enriched carbons from alkali salts with high coulombic efficiency for energy storage applications ”, Bingkun Guo, Xiao-Guang Sun, Gabriel M. Veith, Zhonghe Bi, Shannon M. Mahurin, Chen Liao, Mariappan Parans Paranthaman, Sheng Dai, Adv. Energy Mater., 2013, DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201200925
  3. “Facile Synthesis of Poly(ionic liquid) as a Novel Carbon Source”, Chen Liao, Rui Liu, Xisen Hou, Xiao-guang Sun, and Sheng Dai, 2013, New Carbon Materials, in press
  4. “Bicyclic imidazolium ionic liquids as potential electrolytes for rechargeable lithium ion batteries”, Xiao-Guang Sun, Chen Liao, Nan Shao, Jason Bell, Huimin Luo, De-en Jiang, and Sheng Dai, 2012, Journal of Power Sources, 2013, 237, 5–12
  5. “Polymer gel electrolytes consisting of polyethylene glycol dimethacrylate and ionic liquid for lithium battery applications”, Chen Liao, Xiao-Guang Sun, and Sheng Dai, 2012, Electrochimica Acta, 2013, 87, 889-894
  6. “Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study of the Capacitive Performance of a Binary Mixture of Ionic Liquids near an Onion-like Carbon Electrode”, Song Li, Guang Feng, Pasquale F. Fulvio, Patrick, C. Hillesheim, Chen Liao, Sheng Dai, and Peter T. Cummings, J. Phys. Chem. Lett, 2012, 3, 2465−2469
  7. “Conductive surface modification of LiFePO4 with nitrogen doped carbon layers for lithium-ion batteries”, Sukeun Yoon, Chen Liao, Xiao-Guang Sun, Zhonghe Bi, Craig A. Bridges, Raymond R. Unocic, Jagjit Nand, Sheng Dai, and M. Parans Paranthaman, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 4611-4614.
  8. “Physicochemical Properties of Imidazolium-derived Ionic Liquids with Different C-2 Substitutions”, Chen Liao, Nan Shao, Kee Sung Han, Xiao-Guang Sun, De-En Jiang, Edward W. Hagaman, and Sheng Dai, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2011, 13, 21503–21510.
  9. “Synthesis of New C-2 Substituted Imidazolium Based Ionic Liquids”, Chen Liao, Xiao-guang Sun, Sheng Dai, Tetrahedron Lett., 52 (41), 2011, 5306-5310
  10. “Organoplatinum Chromophores for Application in High-Performance Nonlinear Absorption Materials”, Chen Liao, Abigail Shelton, Kye-Young Kim, Kirk S. Schanze, Review,Spotlight on Application for ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2011, 3 (9), 3225–3238.
  11. “Photoinduced Charge Separation in Platinum Acetylide Oligomers”, Chen Liao, James E. Yarnell, Ksenija D Glusac, and Kirk S. Schanze, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2010, 114(45), 14763-14771.
  12. “Role of Sulfide Radical Cations in Electron Transfer Promoted Molecular Oxygenations at Sulfur.", Edward L. Clennan, Chen Liao, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130(12), 4057-4068.
  13. “Photooxygenation of 1,5-Thiaselenocane”, Chen Liao, Eric Block, Edward L. Clennan, J. Org. Chem., 2008, 73(21), 8587-8590.
  14. “Pyrylogens: Synthesis, Structural, Electrochemical, and Photophysical Characterization of a New Class of Electron Transfer Sensitizers”, Edward L. Clennan, Chen Liao, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130(24), 7552-7553.
  15. "Experimental and Computational Studies of Nuclear Substituted 1,1'-Dimethyl-2,2'-Bipyridinium Tetrafluoroborates." Doug Zhang, João P. Telo, Chen Liao, Sean E. Hightower, Edward L. Clennan, J. Phys. Chem. A., 2007, 111, 13567-13574.
  16. “The Hydroperoxy Sulfonium Ylide. An Aberration or a Ubiquitous Intermediate?” Edward L. Clennan, Chen Liao, Tetrahedron, 2006, 62, 10724–10728.”Organic Chemistry of Singlet Oxygen” symposium.