Duan Research Group

Hetero-integrated Nanostructures and Nanodevices


Visiting Scholar

  • PhD, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 2011

    Post-doc, Tsinghua University, 2013


    Research Interests: Green printing of nanomaterials device, nanocrystal catalysis
  • Ph.D. , College of Chemistry and Chemical
Engineering, Hunan Normal University, 2012

    Associate Professor in Hunan Normal University, 2013-present

    Research Interests: Carbon-based nanomaterials for chem/biosensing; Fluorescence nanomaterials synthesis and application
  • Master degree of science, Electrical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, 2015

    Second-year Ph.D candidate, Electrical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University

    Research Interests: Pressure sensors; Energy storage in nano-dielectrics


  • Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, 2015.

    Research Interests: In situ TEM techniques, perovskite, nanomanipulation.
  • PhD, Rice University, 2015

    Research Interests: Carbon based nanomaterials for electrocatalysis
  • Post-doctoral in Peking University and Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences 2016

    Ph.D. in Chemistry, Peking University, 2014

    B.S. in Chemistry, Shandong University, 2009 

    Research Interests: Nanoelectronics, Molecular electronics, Photo-electronics.
  • Ph.D in Chemical Engineering, Hunan University, 2016

    Research Interests: Energy storage device and gas sensor
  • Ph.D. in Condensed matter physics, Institute of physics, Chinese academy of sciences, 2016

    Research Interests: Nanoscale science and technologies
  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2014

    Research Interests: Three-dimensional architecture design for energy storages.


  • B.S., Jilin University, 2016.

    Research Interests: Neural voltage sensor nanoparticles.
  • B.S., Peking University, 2017

    Research Interests: Electrocatalysis & Nanomaterials.
  •  B.S., Peking University, 2015;

     M.S., UCSD, 2016. 

    Research Interests: Photoelectrochemical cell and photocatalysis
  • M.S. in EECS; Peking University, 2014

    Research Interests: Characterizing new 2D materials and their field effect transistor; 2D heterostructure, tunneling transistor and optoelectronics.
  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, 2008

    M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Southern California, 2011

    M.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, 2013

    Research Interests: Electronic skin applications/pressure sensors
  • B. S. in Chemistry, University of science and technology of China(USTC), 2014

    Research Interests: Electronic devices for in-situ probing electrode-electrolyte interface.
  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, 2013.

    Research Interests: Electronic and optoelectronic devices based on 2D materials.
  • B.S. degree, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) (2011)

    M.S. degree, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2012)

    Ph.D. degree, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2016)

    Research Interests: Solution processable electronic devices for low-cost, large-area and flexible applications
  • B. S. in chemistry, Peking University, 2017

    Research Interests: Energy storage material
  • Bachelor of Science, Nanjing University, 2015

    Research Interests: Shape controlled synthesis of PtM nanostructure for electrochemical catalysis and energy storage; Graphene based single atom metal catalysts for water splitting and ammonia synthesis.
  • B.S., Department of Material Science & Engineering, Zhejiang University, 2014;

    M.S., Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UCLA, 2015.

    Research Interests: Growth and electroptical properties of all-inorganic metal halide perovskites
  • B. S. in Chemistry, Peking University, 2016

    Research Interests: Nanoelectronics, FET based on 2D materials
  • M.S. in Engineering Management at Johns Hopkins Unviversity, 2010

    B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at Columiba University, 2009

    Research Interests: Graphene electronics, strain engineering of graphene.
  • B.A., UCSB, 2016

    Research Interests: Inorganic material catalysis, catalyst synthesis and electrochemistry.
  • B.S. CCME, Peking University, 2016

    Research Interests: In situ monitoring of electrochemical surface.
UCLA, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
607 Charles E. Young Drive East, Box 951569
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1569
E-mail: xduan@chem.ucla.edu