Jun Miao

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow


Building 4 Level 4 Area 3, Desert side, 4315-WS01

Research Interests

My research interests focus on polyoxometalate(POM)-based functional materials including POM-supported nanocarbons and POMbranes, aiming to explore their potential in catalysis and desalination.

Selected Publications

  • Xiaofeng Fan#, Wei Pang#, Hao Feng#, Ruiyi Zhang, Wentao Zhu, Qiushi Wang, Jun Miao*, Yiwen Li*, Yanjun Liu* and Xiaoqian Xu*, (2021) Light-guided tumor diagnosis and therapeutics: from nanoclusters to polyoxometalates. Chinese Chemical Letters. DOI: 10.1016/j.cclet.2021.12.057 (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1001841721011165)
  • Jun Miao#, Ying Cai#, Yining Shao#, Guilin Yang, Huiyu Huang, Zhengwen Shang, Jiaji Cheng*, Yiwen Li*, and Xiaoqian Xu*, (2021) Multiple cell death pathways triggered by temperature-mediated synergistic effect derived from chiral phototheranostic ablation nanoagents. Applied Materials Today. 23, 101001.
  • Jun Miao, Zhongling Lang*, Tianyu Xue, Yan Li, Yiwen Li, Jiaji Cheng, Han Zhang*, and Zikang Tang*, (2020) Revival of Zeolite-Templated Nanocarbon Materials: Recent Advances in Energy Storage and Conversion. Advanced Science. 7, 20, 2001335.
  • Jun Miao#, Zhongling Lang#, Xinyu Zhang, Weiguang Kong, Ouwen Peng, Ye Yang, Shuangpeng Wang, Jiaji Cheng, Tingchao He, Abbas Amini, Qingyin Wu, Zhiping Zheng, Zikang Tang*, and Chun Cheng*, (2019) Polyoxometalate-Derived Hexagonal Molybdenum Nitrides (MXenes) Supported by Boron, Nitrogen Codoped Carbon Nanotubes for Efficient Electrochemical Hydrogen Evolution from Seawater. Advanced Functional Materials. 29, 8, 1805893.
  •  Jun Miao, Yulong Chen, Yiwen Li, Jiaji Cheng, Qingyin Wu, Kar Wei Ng, Xin Cheng, Rui Chen, Chun Cheng*, and Zikang Tang*, (2018) Proton Conducting Polyoxometalate/Polypyrrole Films and Their Humidity Sensing Performance. ACS Applied Nano Materials. 1, 2, 564-571.
  • Jun Miao, Yiwei Liu, Qun Tang, Danfeng He, Guocheng Yang, Zhan Shi, Shuxia Liu*, and Qingyin Wu, (2014) Proton conductive watery channels constructed by Anderson polyanions and lanthanide coordination cations. Dalton Transactions. 43, 39, 14749-14755.
  •  Jun Miao, Su-Xia Zhang, Shu-Jun Li, Yu-Huan Gao, Xin Zhang, Xue-Na Wang, and Shu-Xia Liu*, (2011) pH-Controlled assembly of two polyoxometalate chains based on [α-GeW11O39]8− and Eu3+: syntheses, crystal structures, and properties. Journal of Coordination Chemistry. 64, 22, 4006-4015.
  • Zhongling Lang#, Jun Miao#, Yangchun Lan#, Jiaji Cheng*, Xiaoqian Xu*, and Chun Cheng*, (2020) Polyoxometalates as electron and proton reservoir assist electrochemical CO2 reduction. APL Materials. 8, 12, 120702.
  •  Zhongling Lang#, Jun Miao#, Huaqiao Tan*, Zhongmin Su, Yangguang Li*, and Zhiping Zheng, (2020) Element table of TM-substituted polyoxotungstates for direct electrocatalytic reduction of nitric oxide to ammonia: a DFT guideline for experiments. Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers. 7, 22, 4507-4516.
  •  Junjie Hao#, Yiwen Li#, Jun Miao#, Rulin Liu, Jiagen Li, Haochen Liu, Qiushi Wang, Huan Liu, Marie-Hélène Delville, Tingchao He*, Kai Wang*, Xi Zhu*, and Jiaji Cheng*, (2020) Ligand-Induced Chirality in Asymmetric CdSe/CdS Nanostructures: A Close Look at Chiral Tadpoles. ACS Nano. 14, 8, 10346-10358.


  • Ph. D, University of Macau, Taipa, Macau SAR, 2020
  • M. S, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China PR, 2015
  • B. S, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China PR, 2012

Professional Profile

  • 2020-2022, Assistant research associate, SUSTech, Shenzhen, China PR
  • 2015-2016, Probationer, Changchun institute of applied chemistry-CAS, Changchun, China PR

Scientific and Professional Membership

Chinese Chemical Society (CCS)

KAUST Affiliations

PSE - Physical and Engineering Division 

Research Interests Keywords

Polyoxometalates Nanocarbons POMbranes