Research Interests

​Solar steam generation, Atmospheric water harvest, Heat transfer


Selected Publications

  • Facile fabrication of stable monolayer and few-layer graphene nanosheets as superior sorbents for persistent aromat...
    Yang, K. J.; Wang, J.; Chen, B. L
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 2, 18219-18224, (2014)
  • Graphene-coated materials using silica particles as a framework for highly efficient removal of aromatic pollutants...
    Yang, K. J.; Chen, B. L.; Zhu, L. Z
    Scientific Reports, 5, 11614, (2015)
  • Aggregation, adsorption, and morphological transformation of graphene oxide in aqueous solutions containing differe...
    Yang, K. J.; Chen, B. L.; Zhu, X. Y.; Xing, B. S.
    Environ. Sci. Technol., 50, 11066-11075., (2016)
  • Facile fabrication of freestanding all-carbon activated carbon membranes for high-performance and universal polluta...
    Yang, K. J.; Zhu, X. Y.; Chen, B. L.
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 20316-20326. , (2017)
  • Application of graphene-based materials in water purification: from Nanoscale to specific device
    5. Yang, K. J.; Wang, J.; Chen, X. X.; Zhao, Q.; Ghaffar, A.; Chen, B. L.
    Environmental Science: Nano, 5, 1264-1297., (2018)

Education Profile

  • ​Ph.D., Environmental Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 2018
  • B.Sc., Environmental Science, Zhejiang Gongshang University, Hangzhou, China, 2013

Professional Profile

  • ​2018-current: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia