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Xidong Wang
Ph.D., Professor
Department of Energy and Resources Engineering
Collegeof Engineering, Peking University
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  • Email: xidong@pku.edu.cn

Education Background

1998-2001: Doctor’s degree, Departemnt of Materials and Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm Sweden

1983-1986: Master’s degree, Departemnt of Physical Chemistry, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

1978-1983: Bachelor’s degree, Departemnt of Physical Chemistry, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China


Professional Experiences

2006-2009: Professor, Chairman of the Department, Department of Energy and Resources Engineering, College of Engineering Peking University

2003-2006: Professor, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

2001-2003: Associate Professor, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

1986-1997: Lecturer and Associate Professor (1995-). East China Institute of Metallurgy


Courses

Thermodynamics and Its Application

Principle of Energy and Resources Engineering

Advanced Energy Materials

Physical Chemistry of Metallurgy


Research Areas and Interests

Comprehensive utilization of multi-element-natural resources and waste

Energy and environmental materials


Selected Publications

[1]        Studies on the PEG-Assisted Hydrothermal Synthesis and Growth Mechanism of ZnO Microrod and Mesoporous Microsphere Arrays on the Substrate, CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN  2010,  10(4): 1500-1507

[2]        Effects of pretreatment of substrates on the preparation of large scale ZnO nanotube arrays, RARE METALS    2010,  29(1) : 21-25  

[3]        Controllable Synthesis of High-purity beta-SiAlON Powder, JOURNAL OF INORGANIC MATERIALS    2009, 24(6 ): 1163-1167   

[4]        Preparation and Characterization of TiO2 Nanorod Arrays via Hydrothermal Approach, RARE METAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING, 2009,  38: 1060-1063

[5]        Thermodynamic study and syntheses of ?-SiAlON ceramics, Science in China Series E, 2009, 52(11):3122-3127

[6]        Copper extraction from copper ore by electro-reduction in molten CaCl2-NaCl, ELECTROCHIMICA ACTA, 2009, vol. 54(18): 4397-4402

[7]        Activity of VO1.5 in CaO-SiO2-MgO-Al2O3 Slags at Low Vanadium Contents and Low Oxygen Pressures, STEEL RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL ,   2009, Vol.80( 4):251-255

[8]        A Simple Two-Parameter Correlation Model for Aqueous Electrolyte Solutions across a Wide Range of Temperatures, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING DATA, 2009, vol.54( 2): 179-186

[9]        Thermodynamic Activity of Chromium Oxide in CaO-SiO2-MgO-Al2O3-CrOx Melts, STEEL RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL, 2009, vol. 80( 3): 202-208

[10]       Hydrothermal synthesis of SnO2 nanoflower arrays and their optical properties, SCRIPTA MATERIALIA , 2009  vol.61(3) : 234-236

[11]       The Effect of the Texture and the Density of ZnO Seed Layer on the Orientation of ZnO Nanorod Arrays , JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY,  2009 , vol.9(10): 5920-5926

[12]       Hydrothermal Preparation and Characterization of Nanocrystalline Porous Tin Dioxide Thin Films, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 2009, vol. 9 (10): 5770-5775  

[13]       Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of TiO2 nanorod arrays on glass substrates, MATERIALS RESEARCH BULLETIN , 2009, vol.44( 6): 1232-1237

[14]       Preparation and properties of a nano TiO2/Fe3O4 composite superparamagnetic photocatalyst, RARE METALS, 2009, Vol. 28(5): 423-427

[15]       Estimation of Freezing Point Depression, Boiling Point Elevation, and Vaporization Enthalpies of Electrolyte Solutions, INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY RESEARCH, 2009, vol. 48( 4): 2229-2235

[16]       Template-free hydrothermal synthesis of single-crystalline SnO2 nanocauliflowers and their optical properties, RARE METALS, 2009, Vol. 28(5): 449-254

[17]       Thermal Expansion of Magnesium Aluminum Oxynitride , HIGH TEMPERATURE MATERIALS AND PROCESSES, 2008, vol.27 ( 2): 97-101

[18]       Effects of PVP on the preparation and growth mechanism of monodispersed Ni nanoparticles, RARE METALS, 2008, vol. 27( 6): 642-647

[19]       The Preparation and Characterization of β-SiAlON Nanostructure Whiskers, J of Nanomaterials, vol. 2008, Article ID 282187

[20]       Extension of the Three-Particle-Interaction Model for Electrolyte Solutions, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 23: 737—742,  2008

[21]       Correlation and Prediction of Thermodynamic Properties of Some Complex Aqueous Electrolytes by the Modified Three-Characteristic-Parameter Correlation Model,  J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2008, 53, 950—958

[22]       Correlation and Prediction of Thermodynamic Properties of Nonaqueous Electrolytes by the Modified TCPC Model,  J. Chem. Eng. Data 2008, 53, 149—159

[23]       Effects of preparing conditions on the electrodeposition of well-aligned ZnO nanorod arrays, Electrochimica Acta, 2008, 53(14): 4633-4641

[24]       Thermodynamic evaluation and hydrothermal preparation of KxNa-xNbO3, Rare Metals, 2008, 27(4): 371-377

[25]       A new three-particle-interaction model to predict the thermodynamic properties of different electrolytes, Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics, v 39, n 4, April, 2007, p 602-612

[26]       Density-controlled hydrothermal growth of well-aligned ZnO nanorod arrays, Nanotechnology, v 18, n 3, Jan 24, 2007, p 035605

[27]       Correlation and prediction of activity and osmotic coefficients of aqueous electrolytes at 298.15 K by the modified TCPC model; Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data , v 52, n 2, 2007, p 538-547

[28]       Synthesis and characterization of MgAlON-BN composites, International Journal of Materials Research, v 98, n 1, January, 2007, p 64-71

[29]       Synthesis and microstructure of La-doped Ceria nanoparticles, J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, V.7 No.8, 2007, p2883-2888

[30]       Phase relationship of complex multi-component system chromate cleaner production, Progress in Natural Science, V17, No.7 2007, p838-844

[31]       Synthesis and thermodynamic analysis of Nan0-La2O3, Progress in Natural Science, V17, No.7 2007, p838-844

[32]       Complex impedance study on nano-CeO2 coating TiO2, MATERIALS & DESIGN, 2006, 27 (6): 489-493

[33]       Optimization of process parameters preparing hollow fibrous nickel plaque by web-based ANN-GA system, ACTA METALLURGICA SINICA, 2005, 41 (12): 1293-1297

[34]       Synthesis, evaluation and characterization of alumina ceramics with elongated grains, CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL, 2005, 31 (7): 953-958

[35]       Properties and structure of AlON-VN composites synthesized by hot-pressing technique, RARE METAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING, 2005, JUN. 34: 451-454

[36]       Preparation and ferroelectric properties of PZT fibers, Ceramics International, 2005(31): 281-286

[37]       Kinetic studies of oxidation of γ-AlON-TiN composites Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2005, 387(1-2):74-81

[38]       Study of the AlON-VN composite ceramics, Key Engineering Materials, Vols 280-283, 2005, 1139-1142

[39]       Manufacture and properties of AlON-TiN particulate composites, Key Engineering Materials, Vols 280-283, 2005, 1133-1138

[40]       Thermodynamic study of K2CrO4 -K2AlO2- KOH- H2O and Na2CrO4- Na2AlO2- NaOH- H2O systems, J. of Univ. Sci. Tech. Beijing, 2004,(6): 500-504.

[41]       Synthesis, Microstructures and Properties Of Aluminum Oxynitride, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2003, 245-250

[42]       Influence of different seeds on transformation of aluminum hydroxides and morphology of alumina grains by hot-pressing, MATERIALS & DESIGN, 2003, 24 (3): 209-214

[43]       Synthesis of TiN/AlON Composite Ceramics, J. Mineral, Metallurgy and Materials, 2003, 10 (1), 49-53

[44]       Models to estimate viscosities of ternary metallic melts and their comparisons, Science in China, 2003, (3): 280-289

[45]       Oxygen Swnsitivity nano-CeO2 coating TiO2 materials, Sensors and Actuators B, 2003, 92(1-2): 167-170

[46]       Silica Photonic Crystals with Quasi-full Band Gap in the Visible Region Prepared in Ethanol, Progress in Natural Science, 2003, (9): 717-720

[47]       High toughness alumina ceramics with elongated grains developed from seeds, Science in China Series E  2003, 46(5): 527-536

[48]       Kinetic studies of the oxidation of -aluminum oxynitride, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, V33B, April, 2002: 201~207

[49]       Estimation of viscosity of ternary-metallic melts, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, V33A, No.5, 2002: 201~207

[50]       Synthesis and characterisation of MgAlON, Z. Metallkde (International Journal of Materials Research and Advanced Techniques), V93, No.6, 2002, 540-544

[51]       Kinetic study of oxidation of MgAlON and a comparison of the oxidation behavior of AlON, MgAlON, O’SiAlON-ZrO2 and BN-ZCM ceramics, Z. Metallkd (International Journal of Materials Research and Advanced Techniques), V93, No.6, 2002, 545-553

[52]       Slag corrosion of gamma aluminum oxynitride, Steel Research, V73, No.3, 2002, 91~96

[53]       Preparation of nanostructured CeO2 Coated TiO2, Materials Science and Technology, V18, No.3, 2002, 345~348

[54]       Investigation of convertor sludge pellets for steel making, J. of University of Sci. and Tech. Beijing, No.3, 2002, 266~269

[55]       Experimental study and optimization of flame gunning parameters for steel making furnace s, Naihuo Cailiao , 2002 ,36 (6) : 318-321