Taylor Jiangtao Liu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

​Design and development of molecular sieving membranes for gas, liquid, and solid separation, such as greenhouse gas separation, biogas upgrading/natural gas purification, organic solvent nanofiltration, wastewater treatment, haze removal from polluted air, and clean energy.

Selected Publications

  • Precise molecular sieving architectures with Janus pathways for both polar and nonpolar molecules 
    Jiangtao Liu, Dan Hua, Yu Zhang, Susilo Japip, Tai-Shung Chung
    Advanced Materials, 30, 1705933, (2018)
  • Flexible thermally treated 3D PIM-CD molecular sieve membranes exceeding the upper bound line for propylene/propane... 
    Jiangtao Liu, Youchang Xiao, Tai-Shung Chung
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 4583-4595, (2017)
  • Highly permeable and aging resistant 3D architecture from polymers of intrinsic microporosity incorporated with bet... 
    Jiangtao Liu, Youchang Xiao, Kuo-Sung Liao, Tai-Shung Chung
    Journal of Membrane Science, 523, 92-102, (2017)
  • Advanced anti-fouling membranes for osmotic power generation from wastewater via pressure retarded osmosis (PRO) 
    Gang Han, Jiangtao Liu,(Joint first authors) Kangjia Lu, Tai-Shung Chung
    Environmental Science & Technology, 52, 6686-6694, (2018)
  • Hydrogen storage in molecular clathrate cages under conditions of moderate pressure and ambient temperature 
    Jiangtao Liu, Susilo Japip, Tai-Shung Chung
    nternational Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43, 19998-20003, (2018)
  • Synthesis of high performance phenolphthalein-based cardo poly(ether ketone imide)s via aromatic nucleophilic subst... 
    Jiangtao Liu, Guofei Chen, Junchao Guo, Nafeesa Mustaque, Xingzhong Fang
    High Performance Polymers, 28(10), 1263-1271, (2016)
  • Preparation, characterization, and properties of poly(thioether imide)s from isomeric bis(chlorophthalimide)s and b... 
    Jiangtao Liu, Guofei Chen, Xingzhong Fang
    High Performance Polymers, 28, 64-74., (2016)
  • Preparation, characterization, and properties of poly(thioether ether imide)s from isomeric bis(chlorophthalimide)s... 
    Jiangtao Liu, Guofei Chen, Xingzhong Fang
    High Performance Polymers, 27, 112-121., (2015)
  • Synthesis of organosoluble and light-colored cardo polyimides via aromatic nucleophilic substitution polymerization 
    Jiangtao Liu, Guofei Chen, Nafeesa Mustaque, Xingzhong Fang
    Polymers for Advanced Technologies, 26, 1519-1527, (2015)

Education

  • ​Ph.D., Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2015
  • M.Sc., Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2013

Professional Profile

  • ​2019-Current​, Postdoctoral Fellow, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
  • 2015-2018, Research Fellow, National University of Singapore(NUS), Singapore

Awards

  • ​2013, Innolight Scholarship from the Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • 2015, Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Student from Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research Interests Keywords

Molecular Sieving Membrane Nanostructure design MF UF NF and Dense Membrane Water treatment Greenhouse Gas CO2 Separation COF MOF