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Kai Xi, Professor, PI

National High-level Talent;
Deputy Director, Engineering Center of Energy Storage Materials and Devices, Ministry of Education;
Professor of Xi 'an Jiaotong University;
Top Young Scholar (A).

PhD, Materials Science and Metallurgy, U. Cambridge.
MEng, Applied Chemistry, Nankai U.
BEng, Mechanical Eng. & Automation, Xi’an JiaotongU.

The main research direction of the research group is the construction of high specific energy secondary batteries based on multi-electron reactions, and is committed to energy efficient storage and utilization. Published 50 SCI papers as the first/corresponding author in high-impact journals in the field of energy storage (39 in the first district of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 31 with impact factors above 10, 14 with high ESI citation); More than 8300 SCI citations, H-factor 51 (Google Scholar as of September 2023).

Actively promote the application and transformation of scientific research results, has been authorized PCT international invention patents and a number of Chinese invention patents. Won the highest award of the "Cambridge Entrepreneur Association" entrepreneurship competition, the champion of the British Chinese Entrepreneurship Competition, accepted the interview of CCTV News 30 Minutes in London. And won the Dow Chemical Sustainable Development Innovation Award (ranked first, won the only award), "Chunhui Cup" Chinese Overseas Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition award and other honors.



课题组主要研究方向是基于多电子反应构建高比能二次电池,致力于能源高效存储和利用。在储能领域高影响力期刊发表第一/通讯作者SCI论文50篇(中科院一区39篇,影响因子10以上31篇,ESI高被引14篇);SCI他引超过8300次,H因子51(Google Scholar 截止2023年9月)。


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Recent Publication

S Chen, X Min, Y Zhao, X Wu, D Zhang, X Hou, X Wu, Y Liu, Z Huang, AM Abdelkader, K Xi, M Fang

Advanced Materials Interfaces, 2022, 9 (7), 2102014

Y Li, Y Qin, J Zhao, M Ma, M Zhang, P Li, S Lu, H Bu, K Xi, Y Su, S Ding

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2022, 14 (16), 18360-18372

W Wang, K Xi, B Li, H Li, S Liu, J Wang, H Zhao, H Li, AM Abdelkader, ...

Advanced Energy Materials 12 (19), 2200160

Z Sun, K Xi, J Chen, A Abdelkader, MY Li, Y Qin, Y Lin, Q Jiang, YQ Su,

Nature Communications, 2022, 13 (1), 1-11

Y Zhong, Y Su, P Huang, Q Jiang, Y Lin, H Wu, EJM Hensen, AM Abdelkader, K Xi, C Lai, S Chou

Small Methods, 2022, 6 (3), 2101613

J Chu, K Han, Q Yu, H Wang, K Xi, F Lai, J Zhang, Y Bao

Chemical Engineering Journal, 2022, 430, 132994

F Yuan, D Zhang, Z Li, H Sun, Q Yu, Q Wang, J Zhang, Y Wu, K Xi, ...

Small, 2022, 18 (12), 2107113


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