Fengmei Wang

Visiting Scholar

Department of Chemistry

University of Wisconsin-Madison


Biographical Sketch

Visiting Scholar, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 2018-present

Assistant Professor, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NCNST), China, 2017-present

PhD, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NCNST), China, 2012-2017

B.Sc., Department of Chemical Engineering, Hunan University, China, 2008-2012


My major research interests include synthesis and development of novel 2D materials, such as transition metal chalcogenides, meal phosphorous trichalcogenides, etc., for electrocatalysis or photocatalysis.

Selected publications

  1. T. Shifa#, F. M. Wang#, Y. Liu, Jun He*. Heterostructures Based on 2D Materials: A Versatile Platform for Efficient Catalysis. Adv. Mater. 1804828. (2018)
  2. F. M. Wang, T. Shifa, P. Yu, P. He, Y. Liu, F. Wang, Z. Wang, X. Zhan, X. Lou*, F. Xia*, J. He*. New Frontiers on van der Waals Layered Metal Phosphorous Trichalcogenides. Adv. Funct. Mater. 28, 1802151 (2018).
  3. F. M. Wang, T. Shifa, P. He, Z. Cheng, J. Chu, Y. Liu, Z. Wang, F. Wang, Y. Wen, L. Liang, J. He*. Two-dimensional Metal Phosphorus Trisulfide Nanosheet with Solar Hydrogen-Evolving Activity. Nano Energy, 40, 673-680 (2017).
  4. F. M. Wang, Y. Li, T. Shifa, K. Liu, F. Wang, Z. Wang, P. Xu, Q. Wang, Jun He*. Selenium-Enriched Nickel Selenide Nanosheet as Robust Electrocatalyst for Hydrogen Generation. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 6919-6924 (2016).
  5. F. M. Wang, J. Li, F. Wang, T. Shifa, Z. Cheng, Z. Wang, K. Xu, X. Zhan, Q. Wang, Y. Huang, C. Jiang and J. He*. Enhanced Electrochemical H2 Evolution by Few-Layered Metallic WS2(1-x)Se2x Nanoribbons. Adv. Funct. Mater. 25, 6077-6083 (2015).
  6. K. Xu#, F. M. Wang#, Z. Wang, X. Zhan, Q. Wang, Z. Cheng, M. Safdar, and J. He*. Component-Controllable WS2(1-x)Se2x Nanotube for Efficient Hydrogen Evolution Reaction. ACS Nano. 8, 8468-8476(2014).