Hongxian Han(韩洪宪)

Professor, Ph. D.



Address: Room 708, Solar Energy Division, Dalian National Laboratory for Clean Energy, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Zhongshan Road 457, Dalian, 116023






1988.09-1992.09,Yanbian University, Chemistry Department, Bachelor Degree.
1992.09-1995.07,Yanbian University & Organic Solids Laboratory, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, physical chemistry, Mater Degree. 1995.07-1999.03,Department of Chemistry, Yanbian University, Lecture.
Teach Physical Chemistry and experiments.
1999.03-2003.03,The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, PhD degree. Study electron transfer and long lived charge separated state in heterogeneous media.
2003.04-2003.10,Chemistry Department, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA, Posdoc.
Study high spin organic magnets.
2003.11-2008.04,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Postdoc.
Study photocatalytic reduction of CO2.
2008.05-2009.04,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Project Research Scientist. .
Study photocatalytic oxidation of water.
2009.05- present, Solar Energy Division, Dalian National Laboratory for Clean Energy & State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor, PhD supervisor, Group Leader of DNL-1602 (B type).

Solar energy to chemical energy conversion, including: photocatalytic splitting of water, photocatalytic reforming of biomass, photocatalytic reduction of CO2.

1)1999, Australian IPRS scholarship.
2)2009, “Hundred Talent Program” of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and “Priority Support” in 2010.

1). The 2nd International Symposium on Solar Fuels and Solar Cells),August 28-31, 2010, Secretary of General of the organization committee.
2).The First Workshop of the A3 Foresight Program, January, 10-12, 2010, Secretary of General of the organization committee.


1) Composite Sr2TiO4/SrTiO3(La,Cr) heterojunction based photocatalyst for hydrogen production under visible light irradiation, Jia, Yushuai; Shen, Shuai; Wang, Donge; Wang, Xiang; Shi, Jingying; Zhang, Fuxiang; Han, Hongxian; Li, Can, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013, 1, 7905-7912.

2) Spatial separation of photogenerated electrons and holes among {010} and {110} crystal facets of BiVO4, Li Rengui; Zhang Fuxiang; Wang Donge; Yang Jingxiu; Li Mingrun; Zhu Jian; Zhou Xin; Han, Hongxian; Li Can, Nature commun., 2013, 41432.

3) Enhancement of visible-light-driven O2 evolution from water oxidation on WO3 treated with hydrogen, Liu, Gang; Han, Jingfeng; Zhou, Xin; Huang, Lei; Zhang, Fuxiang; Wang, Xiuli; Ding, Chunmei; Zheng, Xiaojia; Han, Hongxian; Li, Can, J. Catal., 2013, 307, 148-152.

4) Roles of cocatalysts in photocatalysis and photoelectrocatalysis, Yang, Jinhui; Wang, Donge; Han, Hongxian; Li, Can, Acc. Chem. Res., 2013, 46, 1900-1909.

5) Photocatalytic overall water splitting promoted by an α-β phase junction on Ga2O3, Wang, Xiang; Xu, Qian; Li, Mingrun; Shen, Shuai; Wang, Xiuli; Wang, Yaochuan; Feng, Zhaochi; Shi, Jingying; Han, Hongxian; Li, Can, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 13089-13092.

(6) Hongxian Han, Heinz Frei, In-Situ Spectroscopy of Water Oxidation at Ir Oxide Nanocluster Driven by Visible TiOCr Charge Transfer Chromophore in Mesoporous Silica, J. Phys. Chem. C, (2008), 112, 16156–16159.

(7) Hongxian Han, Heinz Frei, Controlled Assembly of Heterobinuclear Sites on Mesoporous Silica: Visible Light Charge-Transfer Units with Selectable Redox Properties, J. Phys. Chem. C, (2008), 112, 8391-8399.

(8) Hongxian Han, Heinz Frei, Visible Light Absorption of Binuclear TiOCoII Charge-Transfer Unit Assembled in Mesoporous Silica, Microporous and Mesoporous Mater, (2007), 103, 265-272.

(9) Wenyong Lin, Hongxian Han, Heinz Frei, CO2 Splitting by H2O to CO and O2 under UV Light in TiMCM-41 Silicate Sieve, J. Phys. Chem. B, (2004), 108(47), 18269-18273.

(10) Hongxian Han, Michael N. Paddon-Row, Russell F Howe, Charge Separation in Mesoporous AluminosilicatesRes. Chem. Intermed. , 34 (5-7), 551-564, 2008.