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Dr Min Hong

Name Min Hong
Position Lecturer (Thermoelectric Materials)
Section Centre for Future Materials (Research)
Location Springfield Campus
Qualifications PhD Qld

Research interests
Dr Min Hong is a research fellow at the Centre for Future Materials, University of Southern Queensland. He received his PhD from University of Queensland in June 2016 under the supervision of Prof. Jin Zou and Prof. Zhi-Gang Chen. His PhD thesis was selected as the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Higher Degree by Research Thesis. During his PhD, he received the Graduate School Travel Award and visit Prof. Jeff Snyder’s group in the Northwestern University, US. After his PhD, he continued a one-year postdoctoral research in Prof. Jin Zou’s group at UQ. In October 2017, he moved to USQ as a research fellow. His research focuses on thermoelectric materials, understanding the transporting mechanism and electron microscopy characterizations. To date, he has contributed to 38 articles, 14 as first author, in top-ranking journals such as Advanced Materials (IF = 21.950), Advanced Energy Materials (IF = 21.875), Journal of the American Chemical Society (IF = 14.357), Nano Letter (IF = 12.080), ACS Nano (IF = 13.709), and Nano Energy (IF = 13.120).

Professional memberships
Member of Australian Microscopy Society
Member of Australian Nanotechnology Network
Member of Materials Research Society

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Future Materials (CFM)

Research most recent
M. Hong, Y. Wang, W. Liu, S. Matsumura, H. Wang, J. Zou, Z.-G. Chen, Arrays of Planar Vacancies in Superior Thermoelectric Ge1-x-yCdxBiyTe with Band Convergence, Advanced Energy Materials 2018, 8, 1801837. (IF = 21.875)
M. Hong, Y. Wang, T. Feng, Q. Sun, S. Xu, S. Matsumura, S. T. Pantelides, J. Zou, Z.-G. Chen, Strong Phonon-Phonon Interactions Securing Extraordinary Thermoelectric Ge1-xSbxTe with Zn-Alloying Induced Band Alignment, Journal of the American Chemical Society 2019, 141, 1742-1748. (IF = 14.357)
M. Hong, Z.-G. Chen, L. Yang, Y.-C. Zou, M. S. Dargusch, H. Wang, J. Zou, Realizing zT of 2.3 in Ge1-x-ySbxInyTe via reducing the phase-transition temperature and introducing resonant energy doping, Advanced Materials 2018, 30, 1705942. (IF = 21.950)

Publications in ePrints

Li, Meng and Hong, Min and Dargusch, Matthew and Zou, Jin and Chen, Zhi-GangORCID: (2021) High-Efficiency Thermocells Driven byThermo-Electrochemical Processes. Trends in Chemistry, 3 (7). pp. 561-574. ISSN 2589-7209

Lyu, Wan Yu and Hong, Min and Liu, Wei Di and Li, Meng and Sun, Qiang and Xu, Sheng Duo and Zou, Jin and Chen, Zhi-GangORCID: (2021) Rare-Earth Nd Inducing Record-High Thermoelectric Performance of (GeTe)85(AgSbTe2)15. Energy Material Advances, 2021:2414286. pp. 1-8. ISSN 2692-7640

Xu, Shengduo and Hong, Min and Li, Meng and Sun, Qiang and Yin, Yu and Liu, Weidi and Shi, XiaoleiORCID: and Dargusch, Matthew S. and Zou, Jin and Chen, Zhi-GangORCID: (2021) Two-dimensional flexible thermoelectric devices: using modeling to deliver optimal capability. Applied Physics Reviews, 8 (4):041404. pp. 1-7.

Sun, Qiang and Li, Meng and Shi, Xiao-LeiORCID: and Xu, Sheng-Duo and Liu, Wei-Di and Hong, Min and Lyu, Wan‐yu and Yin, Yu and Dargusch, Matthew and Zou, Jin and Chen, Zhi-GangORCID: (2021) Versatile vanadium doping induces high thermoelectric performance in GeTe via band alignment and structural modulation. Advanced Energy Materials:2100544. pp. 1-9. ISSN 1614-6832

Wang, Yuan and Hong, Min and Liu, Wei-Di and Shi, Xiao-LeiORCID: and Xu, Sheng-Duo and Sun, Qiang and Gao, Han and Lu, Siyu and Zou, Jin and Chen, Zhi-GangORCID: (2020) Bi0.5Sb1.5Te3/PEDOT:PSS-based flexible thermoelectric film and device. Chemical Engineering Journal, 397:125360. pp. 1-9. ISSN 1385-8947

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