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Xiangxing Xu Professor

Research Interests: 
  • 3D printing of nano materials
  • Photoelectronic & photovoltaic nano materials and devices
  • Controllable synthesis and assembly of functional nano materials

Educational Background

PhD, Fudan University (2007)

MS, Northwestern Polytechnical University (2003)

BS, Northwestern Polytechnical University (2000)



Research Projects

  1. The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC 51572120), Photovoltaic property and device of the antimony chalcohalide materials, 2016.01-2019.12;
  2. The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC 21301089), Synthesis and assembly of multi-functional metal nanoclusters, 2014.1-2016.12;
  3. Nanjing Normal University Young Leading Talent Fund (184080H20210), 2016. 03-2020.02;
  4. The Jiangsu Province Science Foundation for Youths (BK20130562). 2014.07-2016.06.
  5. The Six Talents Peak Project of Jiangsu Province (184080H102231), 2016.09-2019.12


Selected Journal Articles

  1. Xu XX, Stöttinger S, Battagliarin G, Mugnaioli E, Li C, Müllen K, Baschè T*. Assembly and Separation of Semiconductor Quantum Dot Dimers and Trimers. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2011, 133(45), 18062–18065.
  2. Xu XX, Zhuang J, Wang X*. SnO2 Quantum Dots and Quantum Wires: Controllable Synthesis, Self-assembled 2D Architectures, and Gas-sensing Properties. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2008, 130(37), 12527-12535.
  3. Xu XX, Wang X*, Nisar A, Liang X, Zhuang J, Hu S, Zhuang Y. Combinatorial Hierarchically Ordered 2D Architectures Self-assembled from Nanocrystal Building Blocks. Advanced Materials 2008, 20(19), 3702-3708.