Yun Hang Hu

Yun Hang Hu


  • University Professor
  • Charles and Carroll McArthur Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
  • Affiliated Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • PhD, Chemistry, Xiamen University
  • MSc, Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • BSc, Chemistry, Nanchang University


Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Fellow of American Chemical Society (ACS)

Fellow of American Physical Society (APS)

Fellow of American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

Fellow of ASM International (ASM)

Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

Links of Interest

Research Interests

  • Nanomaterials (such as 3D graphene) for energy and environment
  • Superstructure materials for energy
  • Energy devices (solar cells, fuel cells, batteries, and supercapacitors)
  • Heterogeneous catalysis
  • Thermo-photocatalysis
  • Photocatalysis
  • Electrocatalysis
  • Synthesis of novel solid materials and liquid fuels from CO2
  • Conversion of natural gas
  • Hydrogen production and storage
  • Conversion and utilization of biomass
  • Microplastics
  • Conversion and utilization of waste plastics