Jun Yan, PhD

Professor

College of Material Science and Chemical Engineering

Harbin Engineering University

145 Nantong Street, Harbin 150001, P. R. China


Biography

Jun Yan received his B.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Harbin Engineering University in 2005 and 2010, respectively. Then he worked as a lecturer at Harbin Engineering University in 2010 and was appointed a full professor in 2014. Between 2015 and 2016, he worked as a visiting professor at Drexel University under the supervision of Prof. Yury Gogotsi. He has been awarded 2018 Highly Cited Researcher from Clarivate Analytics and Young Top-Notch Talent of National Ten Thousand Talent Program from China. He has published more than 90 peer-reviewed articles in TOP journals, such as Energy Environ. Sci., Adv. Mater., Adv. Energy Mater., ACS Nano, Adv. Funct. Mater., Nano Energy, Chem. Mater. and J. Mater. Chem. A, which have been cited more than 12,000 times. His research interests mainly focus on design and synthesis of advanced materials for electrochemical energy storage.

Research Interest

Design and synthesis of advanced materials for electrochemical energy storage

Scientific Activities

Publications

1. Yang J, Xiao X, Chen P, Zhu K, Cheng K, Ye K, Wang G, Cao D, Yan J*. Creating oxygen-vacancies in MoO3-x nanobelts toward high volumetric energydensity asymmetric supercapacitors with long lifespan. Nano Energy 2019, 58:455-465.
2. Liu W, Niu H, Yang J, Cheng K, Ye K, Zhu K, Wang G, Cao D, Yan J*. Ternary transition metal sulfides embedded in graphene nanosheets as both anode and cathode for high-performance asymmetric supercapacitors. Chem. Mater. 2018, 30: 1055-1068.
3. Yang J, Liu W, Niu H, Cheng K, Ye K, Zhu K, Wang G, Cao D, Yan J*. Ultrahigh energy density battery-type asymmetric supercapacitors: NiMoO4 nanoroddecorated graphene and graphene/Fe2O3 quantum dots. Nano Res. 2018, 11: 4744-4758.
4. Sheng S, Liu W, Zhu K, Cheng K, Ye K, Wang G, Cao D, Yan J. Fe3O4 nanospheres in situ decorated graphene as high-performance anode for asymmetric supercapacitor with impressive energy density. J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 2019, 536:
235-244.
5. Yan J, Ren CE, Maleski K, Hatter CB, Anasori B, Urbankowski P, Sarycheva A, Gogotsi Y. Flexible MXene/graphene films for ultrafast supercapacitors with outstanding volumetric capacitance. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27: 1701264. (SCI
cited 59 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
6. Wang Q, Yan J*, Fan Z. Carbon materials for high volumetric performance supercapacitors: Design, progress, challenges and opportunities. Energy Environ. Sci., 2016, 9: 729-762. (SCI cited 294 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
7. Fan Z, Yan J, Zhi L, Zhang Q, Wei T, Feng J, Zhang M, Qian W, Wei F. A threedimensional carbon nanotube/graphene sandwich and its application as electrode in supercapacitors. Adv. Mater., 2010, 22: 3723-3728. (SCI cited 802 times, ESI
Highly Cited Paper)
8. Yan J, Wang Q, Lin C, Wei T, Fan Z. Interconnected frameworks with a sandwiched porous carbon layer/graphene hybrids for supercapacitors with high gravimetric and volumetric performances. Adv. Energy Mater., 2014, 4: 1400500.
(SCI cited 113 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
9. Yan J, Wang Q, Wei T, Fan Z. Recent advances in design and fabrication of electrochemical supercapacitors with high energy densities. Adv. Energy Mater., 2014, 4: 1300816. (SCI cited 788 times, Review, Inside Cover)
10. Yan J, Wang Q, Wei T, Jiang L, Zhang M, Jing X, Fan Z. Template-assisted low temperature synthesis of functionalized graphene for ultrahigh volumetric performance supercapacitors. ACS Nano, 2014, 8: 4720-4729. (SCI cited 201 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
11. Fan Z-J, Yan J, Wei T, Ning G-Q, Zhi L-J, Liu J-C, Cao D-X, Wang G-L, Wei F. Nanographene-constructed carbon nanofibers grown on graphene sheets by chemical vapor deposition: High-performance anode materials for lithium ion batteries. ACS Nano, 2011, 5: 2787-2794. (SCI cited 175 times)
12. Yan J, Fan Z, Sun W, Ning G, Wei T, Zhang Q, Zhang R, Zhi L, Wei F. Advanced asymmetric supercapacitors based on Ni(OH)2/graphene and porous graphene electrodes with high energy density. Adv. Funct. Mater., 2012, 22: 2632-2641. (SCI cited 1026 times, ESI Highly Cited & Hot Papers)
13. Fan Z, Yan J, Wei T, Zhi L, Ning G, Li T, Wei F. Asymmetric supercapacitors based on graphene/MnO2 and activated carbon nanofiber electrodes with high power and energy density. Adv. Funct. Mater., 2011, 21: 2366-2375. (SCI cited
1121 times, ESI Highly Cited & Hot Papers)
14. Shan D, Yang J, Liu W, Yan J*, Fan Z. Biomass-derived three-dimensional honeycomb-like hierarchical structured carbon for ultrahigh-energy-density asymmetric supercapacitors. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4: 13589-13602. (SCI cited
43 times)
15. Jiang Y, Yan J*, Wu X, Shan D, Zhou Q, Jiang L, Yang D, Fan Z. Facile synthesis of carbon nanofibers-bridged porous carbon nanosheets for high-performance supercapacitors. J. Power Sources, 2016, 307: 190-198. (SCI cited 40 times)
16. Yang X, Qu F, Niu H, Wang Q, Yan J*, Fan Z. High-performance aqueous asymmetric supercapacitor based on spinel LiMn2O4 and nitrogen-doped graphene/porous carbon composite. Electrochim. Acta, 2015, 180: 287-294.
17. Wang Q, Yan J*, Dong Z, Qu L, Fan Z. Densely stacked bubble-pillared graphene blocks for high volumetric performance supercapacitors. Energy Storage Mater., 2015, 1: 42-50.
18. Yan J, Sun W, Wei T, Zhang Q, Fan Z, Wei F. Fabrication and electrochemical performances of hierarchical porous Ni(OH)2 nanoflakes anchored on graphene sheets. J. Mater. Chem., 2012, 22: 11494-11502. (SCI cited 172 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper, Back Cover)
19. Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Qian W, Zhang M, Wei F. Fast and reversible surface redox reaction of graphene-MnO2 composites as supercapacitor electrodes. Carbon, 2010, 48: 3825-3833. (SCI cited 829 times, ESI Highly Cited & Hot Papers)
20. Yan J, Wei T, Shao B, Fan Z, Qian W, Zhang M, Wei F. Preparation of a graphene nanosheet/polyaniline composite with high specific capacitance. Carbon, 2010, 48: 487-493. (SCI 614 cited times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
21. Yan J, Wei T, Shao B, Ma F, Fan Z, Zhang M, Zheng C, Shang Y, Qian W, Wei F. Electrochemical properties of graphene nanosheet/carbon black composites as electrodes for supercapacitors. Carbon, 2010, 48: 1731-1737. (SCI cited 336 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
22. Yan J, Liu J, Fan Z, Wei T, Zhang L. High-performance supercapacitor electrodes based on highly corrugated graphene sheets. Carbon, 2012, 50: 2179-2188. (SCI cited 229 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
23. Yan J, Wei T, Feng J, Fan Z, Zhang L, Wei F. One step synthesis of nanoparticles of cobalt in a graphitic shell anchored on graphene sheets. Carbon, 2012, 50: 2356-2358. (SCI cited 6 times)
24. Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Qian W, Zhang M, Wei F. Preparation of exfoliated graphite containing manganese oxides with high electrochemical capacitance by microwave irradiation. Carbon, 2009, 47: 3371-3374. (SCI cited 17 times)
25. Yan J, Wei T, Fan Z, Qian W, Zhang M, Shen X, Wei F. Preparation of graphene nanosheet/carbon nanotube/polyaniline composite as electrode material for supercapacitors. J. Power Sources, 2010, 195: 3041-3045. (SCI cited 341 times, ESI Highly Cited & Hot Papers)
26. Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Cheng J, Shao B, Wang K, Song L, Zhang M. Carbon nanotube/MnO2 composites synthesized by microwave-assisted method for supercapacitors with high power and energy densities. J. Power Sources, 2009,
194: 1202-1207. (SCI cited 254 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
27. Yan J, Wei T, Qiao W, Fan Z, Zhang L, Li T, Zhao Q. A high-performance carbon derived from polyaniline for supercapacitors. Electrochem. Commun., 2010, 12: 1279-1282. (SCI cited 60 times)
28. Yan J, Wei T, Qiao W, Shao B, Zhao Q, Zhang L, Fan Z. Rapid microwave-assisted synthesis of graphene nanosheet/Co3O4 composite for supercapacitors. Electrochim. Acta, 2010, 55: 6973-6978. (SCI cited 309 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
29. Yan J, Xiao Y, Ning G, Wei T, Fan Z. Facile and rapid synthesis of highly crumpled graphene sheets as high-performance electrodes for supercapacitors. RSC Adv., 2013, 3: 2566-2571. (SCI cited 33 times)
30. Yan J, Wei T, Cheng J, Fan Z, Zhang M. Preparation and electrochemical properties of lamellar MnO2 for supercapacitors. Mater. Res. Bull., 2010, 45: 210-215. (SCI cited 57 times)
31. Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Qie Z, Wang S, Zhang M. Preparation and electrochemical characteristics of manganese dioxide/graphite nanoplatelet composites. Mater. Sci. Eng. B, 2008, 151: 174-178. (SCI cited 37 times)
32. Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Zhang M. Effect of chemical modification of graphite nanoplatelets on electrochemical performance of MnO2 electrodes. J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron., 2010, 21: 619-624. (SCI cited 10 times)
33. Wang Q, Yan J, Wang Y, Wei T, Zhang M, Jing X, Fan Z. Three-dimensional flower-like and hierarchical porous carbon materials as high-rate performance electrodes for supercapacitors. Carbon, 2014, 67: 119-127. (SCI cited 263 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
34. Wang Q, Yan J, Wei T, Feng J, Ren Y, Fan Z, Zhang M, Jing X. Two-dimensional mesoporous carbon sheet-like framework material for high-rate supercapacitors. Carbon, 2013, 60: 481-487. (SCI cited 91 times)
35. Fan Z, Yan J, Ning G, Wei T, Zhi L, Wei F. Porous graphene networks as high performance anode materials for lithium ion batteries. Carbon, 2013, 60: 558-561. (SCI cited 73 times)
36. Wang Q, Yan J, Wang Y, Ning G, Fan Z, Wei T, Cheng J, Zhang M, Jing X. Template synthesis of hollow carbon spheres anchored on carbon nanotubes for high rate performance supercapacitors. Carbon, 2013, 52: 209-218. (SCI cited 95times)
37. Fan Z, Yan J, Ning G, Wei T, Qian W, Zhang S, Zheng C, Zhang Q, Wei F. Oil sorption and recovery by using vertically aligned carbon nanotubes. Carbon, 2010, 48(14): 4197-4200. (SCI cited 29 times)
38. Wang Q, Yan J, Fan Z, Wei T, Zhang M, Jing X. Mesoporous polyaniline film on ultra-thin graphene sheets for high performance supercapacitors. J. Power Sources, 2014, 247: 197-203. (SCI cited 79 times, ESI Highly Cited Paper)
39. Wang Q, Yan J, Fan Z. Nitrogen-doped sandwich-like porous carbon nanosheets for high volumetric performance supercapacitors. Electrochim. Acta, 2014, 146: 548-555. (SCI cited 29 times)
40. Wang Q, Yan J, Xiao Y, Wei T, Fan Z, Zhang M, Jing X. Interconnected porous and nitrogen-doped carbon network for supercapacitors with high rate capability and energy density. Electrochim. Acta, 2013, 114: 165-172. (SCI cited 20 times)
41. Fan Z, Liu Y, Yan J, Ning G, Wang Q, Wei T, Zhi L, Wei F. Template-directed synthesis of pillared-porous carbon nanosheet architectures: High-performance electrode materials for supercapacitors. Adv. Energy Mater., 2012, 2: 419-424. (SCI cited 129 times)
42. Long C, Wei T, Yan J, Jiang L, Fan Z. Supercapacitors based on graphenesupported iron nanosheets as negative electrode materials. ACS Nano, 2013, 7: 11325-11332. (SCI cited 107 times)
43. Fan Z-J, Wang K, Yan J, Wei T, Zhi L-J, Feng J, Ren Y-m, Song L-P, Wei F. Facile synthesis of graphene nanosheets via Fe reduction of exfoliated graphite oxide. ACS Nano, 2011, 5: 191-198. (SCI cited 537 times, ESI Highly Cited & Hot
Papers)
BOOK (CHAPTERS)
1. Yan J, Fan Z, Zhi L. Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes and Their Enhanced Polymers. In: K Matyjaszewski, M Möller, eds. Polymer Science: A Comprehensive Reference. Amsterdam: Elsevier BV, 2012: 439-478.

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