Qiu, Yongcai





Admissions Major

  • Master's admissions major:

  • Master of academic degree: 083000| Environmental science and engineering.

  • Master of professional degree: 085700| Resources and environment.

  • Doctoral admissions major:

  • Doctor of academic degree: 083000| Environmental science and engineering.

  • Doctor of professional degree: 085700| Resources and environment.

Working experience

  • 07/2017-Present: Professor, School of Environment and Energy, South China University of Technology

  • 03/2016-07/2017: Postdoctoral Fellow, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • 01/2014-02/2016: Joint Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University and Institute of Nanotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

  • 08/2012-12/2013: Postdoctoral Fellow, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Educational experience

  • 09/2008-07/2012: PhD in Nanoscience and Technology, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

  • 09/2005-07/2008: Master in Applied Chemistry, South China Normal University, School of Chemistry and Environment.

  • 09/2001-07/2005: B.S., College of Food Science, Guangdong Ocean University.

Field of research

  • The surface interface modification of new materials, including:

  • Catalytic purification materials and equipment for air pollution control

  • Lithium battery (lithium metal cathode)

Recent research projects

  • He presided over/participated in 9 projects such as National Key R&D Program, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Overseas High-level Imported Young Talents, Guangdong Pearl River Talents Innovation and Entrepreneurship Team Project, with total funding of 16 million RMB.

Social, Society and Academic Affiliations

  • 10/2020-present: Editorial Board Member of Processes

Academic achievements

  1. P Wu; S Da; G Chen; S Zhao; Z Xu; M Fu; P Chen; Q Chen; X Jin;* Y Qiu;* S Yang; D Ye; Interfacial effects in hierarchically porous alpha-MnO2/Mn3O4 heterostructures promote photocatalytic oxidation activity, Applied Catalysis B-Environmental, 2020, 268, 118418

  2. S Zhao; X Jin;* P Wu; Y Zhao; G Chen; Y Li; A Li; D Ye; Y Qiu;* Cu2+-Decorated Porous Co3O4 Nanosheets for Photothermocatalytic Oxidation of Toluene, ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2020, 3, 10, 10454-10461

  3. P Wu; S Zhao; J Yu; X Jin;* D Ye; S Yang; Y Qiu;* Effect of Absorbed Sulfate Poisoning on the Performance of Catalytic Oxidation of VOCs over MnO2, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2020, https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c17042

  4. QS Xu; XF Yang; MM Rao; DC Lin; K Yan; RA Du; JT Xu; YG Zhang; DQ Ye; SH Yang; GM Zhou; YY Lu;* YC Qiu;* High energy density lithium metal batteries enabled by a porous graphene/MgF2 framework, Energy Storage Materials, 2020, 26, 73

  5. QS Xu; JJ Lin; CC Ye; XJ Jin ; DQ Ye; YY Lu; GM Zhou;* YC Qiu;* WS Li;* Air-Stable and Dendrite-Free Lithium Metal Anodes Enabled by a Hybrid Interphase of C60 and Mg, Advanced Energy Materials,  2020, 10, 1903292

Granted patents

  • A photo-thermal catalytic air purification device, Application No: 202010481581.0 Inventors: Qiu Yongcai; Wu Peng; Chen Guang Xu; Yan Keyou; Application Date: 2020.05.31

  • A quenching modification method for improving electrocatalytic performance of metal oxides and the resulting metal oxide electrocatalyst and application Application No: 201911164916.X Inventors: Qiu Yongcai; Ye Changchun; Chen Qin; Application date: 2019.11.25

  • A doped metal ion oxide prepared by quenching process and its method and application Application No.: 201910826507.5 Inventors: Qiu Yongcai; Su Ming; Jin Xiaojing; Application date: 2019.09.03

  • A Pt/TiN high-efficiency photothermal synergistic catalyst and its preparation method and application Application No.: 202010590458.2 Inventor: Qiu Yongcai; Jin Xiaojing; Li Anqi; Wu Peng; Zhao Shuaiqi; Application Date: 2020.06.24

  • A K-doped α-MnO2/Mn3O4 high-efficiency photothermal catalyst and its preparation method and application Application No.: 201910335643.4 Inventor: Qiu Yongcai; Wu Peng; Jin Xiaojing; Zhao Shuaiqi; Ye Daiqi; Chen Qin; Liu Maosheng; Application Date: 2019.04.24

Other (teaching activities/honors, etc.)

  • Honors: Second Prize of Guangdong Science and Technology Award (Natural Science Category)

  • Teaching courses: Inorganic chemistry experiments, lectures on the frontiers of environment and energy disciplines

  • Supervised students: 2 post-doctoral students, 6 doctoral students and 7 master students.