Fengtao Fan

Rengui Li (ʹ)
Associate Professor, PhD

State Key Laboratory of Catalysis
Dalian National Laboratory for Clean Energy (DNL)
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP)
Zhongshan Road 457, 116023, Dalian, China
fax : +86-411-84374447
E-mail: rgli@dicp.ac.cn

Dr. Rengui Li was born in 1987. He received the B.S. degree from Xiamen University in 2009, and then joined the Prof. Can Lis group at Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (Chinese Academy of Sciences) as a PhD student. After he got his PhD degree in 2014, he works as an associate Professor at State Key Laboratory of Catalysis in DICP.


Research Interests:

1. Study on photogenerated charge separation for photocatalytic solar energy conversion system.
2. Design and synthesis of high efficiency photocatalyst for photocatalytic water oxidation.
3. Study of cocatalyst for photocatalytic solar energy conversion.


1. Rengui Li, Fuxiang Zhang, Donge Wang, Jingxiu Yang, Mingrun Li, Jian Zhu, Xin Zhou, Hongxian Han and Can Li. Spatial Separation of Photogenerated Electrons and Holes among {010} and {110} Crystal Facets of BiVO4. Nature. Commun., 2013, 4:1432.
2. Rengui Li, Hongxian Han, Fuxiang Zhang, Donge Wang and Can Li. Highly efficient photocatalysts constructed by rational assembly of dual-cocatalysts separately on different facets of BiVO4. Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 1369- 1376.
3. Rengui Li, Yuxiang Weng, Xin Zhou, Xiuli Wang, Yang Mi, Ruifeng Chong, Hongxian Han and Can Li. Achieving overall water splitting using titanium dioxide-based photocatalysts of different phases. Energy Environ. Sci., 2015, 8, 2377-2382.
4. Rengui Li, Xiuli Wang , Shaoqing Jin, Xin Zhou, Zhaochi Feng, Zheng Li, Jingying Shi, Qiao Zhang and Can Li. Photo-induced H2 production from a CH3OH-H2O solution at quartz surface. 2015, Scientific Reports. in press.
5. Rengui Li#, Xiaoping Tao# , Ruotian Chen, Fengtao Fan and Can Li, Synergetic effect of dual-cocatalyst on the activity of p-type Cu2O crystal with anisotropic facets. 2015, Chem. Eur. J., DOI: 10.1002/chem. 201502562. (# co-first author)
6. Rengui Li, Zheng Chen, Wen Zhao, Fuxiang Zhang, Kazuhiko Maeda, Baokun Huang, Shuai Shen, Kazunari Domen and Can Li. Sulfurization-assisted Cobalt Deposition on Sm2Ti2S2O5 Photocatalyst for Water Oxidation under Visible Light Irradiation. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117,376-382.
7. Huang Lei#, Rengui Li#, Ruifeng Chong, Jingfeng Han, Gang Liu and Can Li, Cl- making the overall water splitting possible on TiO2-based photocatalysts. Catal. Sci. Technol., 2014, 4, 2913-2918. (#co-first author)
8. Donge Wang, Rengui Li, Jian Zhu, Jingying Shi, Jingfeng Han, Xu Zong, and Can Li. Photocatalytic Water Oxidation on BiVO4 with the Electrocatalyst as an Oxidation Cocatalyst: Essential Relations between Electrocatalyst and Photocatalyst. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116 (8), 5082-5089.
9. Xiang Wang, Rengui Li, Qian Xu, Hongxian Han and Can Li, Roles of (001) and (101) Facets of Anatase TiO2 in Photocatalytic Reactions, Acta Phys.-Chim. Sin. 2013, 29(7), 1566-1571.
10. Feng Lin, Donge Wang, Zongxuan Jiang, Yi Ma, Jun Li, Rengui Li,Can Li. Photocatalytic Oxidation of Thiophene on BiVO4 with Dual Co-catalysts Pt and RuO2 under Visible Light Irradiation Using Molecular Oxygen as Oxidant. Energy Environ. Sci., 2012, 5, 6400-6406.
11. Photovoltaic device based on TiO2 rutile/anatase phase Junctions fabricated in coaxial nanorod Arrays. Pengli Yan, Xiang Wang, Xiaojia Zheng, Rengui Li, Jingfeng Han, Jingying Shi, Ailong Li, Yang Gan, Can Li. Nano Energy, 2015, DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.05.005.
12. Shanshan Chen , Jingxiu Yang , Chunmei Ding , Rengui Li, Shaoqing Jin , Donge Wang , Hongxian Han , Fuxiang Zhang and Can Li. Nitrogen-doped Layered Oxide Sr5Ta4O15?xNx for Water Reduction and Oxidation under Visible Light Irradiation. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013, 1, 5651-5659.