Le Shi

PhD Student

Research Interests

Solar energy conversions by photothermal and photo(electro)catalytic processes

Selected Publications

  • Thangavelu, P., Shi, L., Mettela, G., Anjum, D.H., Li, R.Y., Katuri, K.P., Saikaly, P.E., Wang, P.* Vastly Enhanced BiVO4 Photocatalytic OER Performance by NiCoO2 as Cocatalyst, Advanced Materials Interfaces​, 2017, Accepted.    
  • Li, R.Y., Zhang, L.B., Shi, L., Wang, P.*, MXene Ti3C2: an Effective 2D Light-to-Heat Conversion Material​, ACS Nano, 2017, 11(4), 3752-3759.  [link​] [PDF​]
  • Shi, L., Wang, Y.C., Zhang, L.B., Wang, P.* Rational Design of a Bi-Layered Reduced Graphene Oxide Film on Polystyrene Foam for Solar-Driven Interfacial Water Evaporation, ​J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, Advanced Article.
  • Zhang, Z.H., Yang, X.L., Hedhili, M.N., Ahmed, E., Shi, L., WanP.* Microwave-assisted self-doping of TiO2 photonic crystal for efficientphotoelectrochemical water splitting, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces2014, 6, 691-696. ​


Ph.D. Environmental Science and Engineering, KAUST, June 2015 - Present (Supervisor: Professor Peng Wang)
MS Environmental Science and Engineering, KAUST, August 2013 - May 2015
BS. Water Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China, 2009-2013