Planetary Habitability And Sustainable Exploration Research Group


Assistant Professor

2011/9-2016/6   Peking University,College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering,Inorganic Chemistry,Ph. D

2007/9-2011/6   Northeastern University,College of Science,Applied Chemistry,Bachelor

2016/8-Now    China Academy of Space Technology,Qian Xuesen Laboratory of Space Technology,Research Scientist

Functional Materials and Band Structure Engineering: 

i) Band Convergence of Multicomponent Chalcogenides for High Performance Bulk Thermoelectrics;

ii) Band Alignment of Complex Oxides for Solar Water Splitting.

1. K. Hu, D. Wang, W. Zhao, Y. Gu, K. Bu, J. Pan, P. Qin, X. Zhang*, F. Huang, Intermediate Band Material of Titanium-Doped Tin Disulfide for Wide Spectrum Solar Absorption, Inorg. Chem., 2018, Accepted.
2. B. Sun, J. He, C. Song, D. Wang, K. Bu, G. Yin, X. Zhang*, F. Huang*, An Intermediate Band Material K2CdSnSe4 and Its Visible‐Light Photocatalytic Activity, ChemistrySelect, 2017, 2(20), 5655-5659
3. X. Zhang, N. Yi, R. Hoffmann, C. Zheng, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Semiconductive K2MSbS3(SH)(M= Zn, Cd) Featuring One-Dimensional [M2Sb2S6(SH2)]4– Chains, Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55 (19), 9742-9747
4. R. Wang, X. Zhang, J. He, C. Zheng, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Synthesis, crystal structure, electronic structure, and photoelectric response properties of KCu2SbS3, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45 (8), 3473-3479
5. X. Zhang, K. Liu, J.Q. He, H. Wu, Q.Z. Huang, J.H. Lin, Z.Y. Lu, F.Q. Huang*, Antiperovskite Chalco-Halides Ba3(FeS4)Cl, Ba3(FeS4)Br, and Ba3(FeSe4)Br with Spin Super-Super Exchange, Sci. Rep., 2015, 5, 15910
6. X. Lai, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, X. Wang, X. Zhang, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Observation of superconductivity in tetragonal FeS, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (32), 10148-10151
7. S. Meng, X. Zhang (Co-First), G. Zhang, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, F. Huang*, Synthesis, crystal structure, and photoelectric properties of a new layered bismuth oxysulfide, Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54 (12), 5768-5773
8. X. Zhang, Q. Wang, Z. Ma, J. He, Z. Wang, C. Zheng, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Synthesis, Structure, Multiband Optical, and Electrical Conductive Properties of a 3D Open Cubic Framework Based on [Cu8Sn6S24]z? Clusters, Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54 (11), 5301-5308
9. X. Zhang, Y. Liu, G. Zhang, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, F. Huang*, Thermal Decomposition of Bismuth Oxysulfide from Photoelectric Bi2O2S to Superconducting Bi4O4S3, ACS Appl. Mater. interfaces, 2015, 7 (7), 4442-4448
10. X. Zhang, X. Lai, N. Yi, J. He, H. Chen, H. Zhang, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Synthesis, crystal structure and physical properties of [Li0.85Fe0.15OH][FeS], RSC Adv., 2015, 5 (48), 38248-38253
11. X. Zhang, W. Chen, D. Mei, C. Zheng, F. Liao, Y. Li, J. Lin, F. Huang, Synthesis, structure, magnetic and photo response properties of La3CuGaSe7, J. Alloys and Compounds, 2014, 610, 671-675
12. X. Zhang, J. He, W. Chen, K. Zhang, C. Zheng, J. Sun, F. Liao, J. Lin, F. Huang*, Quaternary sulfide Ba6Zn6ZrS14: synthesis, crystal structure, band structure, and multiband physical properties, Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 20 (20), 5977-5982
13. X. Zhang, J. He, W. Chen, C. Wang, C. Zheng, J. Lin, X. Zhang, F. Huang*, Semiconductor Pb2P2S6 and size-dependent band gap energy of its nanoparticles, RSC Adv. 2014, 4(65), 34288-34293