Research Interests

Crystallograpy; atomic and electronic structure of defects such as dislocations, interfaces and surfaces.


Selected Publications

  • Cerium reduction at the interface between ceria and yttria-stabilised zirconia and implications for interfacial oxy...
    KP Song, H Schmid, V Srot, E Gilardi, G Gregori, K Du, J Maier, PA van Aken
    APL Materials, 2014, 03, 032104, (2014)
  • Atomic structure and chemistry of a[100] dislocation cores in La2/3Sr1/3MnO3 films
    KP Song, Kui Du, Hengqiang Ye
    Micron. 2017, 96, 72-76., (2017)
  • Atomic-scale microstructure of Hf2Al4C5 ceramic synthesized by spark plasma sintering
    KP Song, H Zhang, K Du, DQ Qi, HW Chen, XH Wang, JF Nie, HQ Ye
    Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 2017, 100, 3208-3216., (2017)
  • Ge/C Nanowires as High-Capacity and Long-Life Anode Materials for Li-Ion Batteries
    J Liu, KP Song, CB Zhu, CC Chen, PA van Aken, J Maier, Y Yu
    ACS Nano, 2014, 7, 7051-7059, (2014)
  • Carbon-Coated Na3V2(PO4)3 Embedded in Porous Carbon Matrix: An Ultrafast Na-Storage Cathode with the Potential of O...
    CB Zhu, KP Song, PA van Aken, J Maier, Y.Yu
    Nano Letters. 2014, 4, 2175-2180, (2014)
  • Self-supported Li4TiO12-C Nanocube Arrays as High-Rate and Long-life Anode Materials for Flexible Li-Ion Batteries
    J Liu, KP Song, PA van Aken, J Maier, Y Yu.
    Nano Letters, 2014, 5, 2597-2603, (2014)

Education Profile

  • ​B.S, Physics, Shandong University, China, 2007
  • Ph.D., Materials science and engineering, IMR, CAS,2014

Professional Profile

  • ​2015-2017: Research assistant, IMR, CAS, Shenyang, China
  • 2018- Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations