Xu Jiang

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral fellow



Research Interests

Polymeric membranes, inorganic membranes, and mix matrix membranes, for gas separation and liquid filtration. Synthesis, modification, and application of MOFs and polymers.

Selected Publications

  • Pushing CO2-philic membrane performance to the limit by designing semiinterpenetrating networks (SIPN) for sustainable CO2 separations, X. Jiang, S. Li, L. Shao, Energy Environ. Sci. (2017).

  • Ultra-facile aqueous synthesis of nanoporous zeolitic imidazolate framework membranes for hydrogen purification and olefin/paraffin separation, X. Jiang, S. Li, Y. Bai, L. Shao, J. Mater. Chem. A (2019).

  • Aqueous One-Step Modulation for Synthesizing Monodispersed ZIF-8 Nanocrystals for Mixed-Matrix Membrane, X. Jiang, S. He, G. Han, J. Long, S. Li, C.H. Lau, S. Zhang, L. Shao, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, (2021) 


  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, 2019.

  • B.E., Polymer Materials Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China. 2013

Professional Profile

  • 2020 - 2023, Research staff, Singapore Membrane Technology Center, Nanyang Technological
    University, Singapore.

  • 2023 - present, Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.

KAUST Affiliations

PSE - Physical and Engineering Division

Research Interests Keywords

Membrane Chemically stable MOFs Gas separation