Lecturer Dr Xu Hairuo

B.Sc., 2003, Peking University; Ph.D., 2009, National University of Singapore

Contact Information

Department of Chemistry, NUS 
3 Science Drive 3 
Singapore 117543
Office: S5-05-09
Tel: 6516-2843
Email: chmxhr@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests

Nanomaterial synthesis and study

Representative Publications

  • X. Lim, H. Xu, Y. H. N. Chew, Y. H. Phua, E. J. Sie, T. C. Sum, G. H. Chia, W. S. Chin, and C. H. Sow, Nanoparticle Fractionation using an Aligned Carbon Nanotube Array, Nanotechnology, 21 (2010) 295702.
  • T. Liu, H. Xu, W. S. Chin, P. Yang, Z. Yong, and A. T. S. Wee, Local Structures of Zn1-xTMxO (TM=Co, Mn, and Cu) Nanoparticles Studied by X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy and Multiple Scattering Calculations, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112 (2008) 13410-13418.
  • X. Feng, Y. L. Ang, J. He, C. W. J. Beh, H. Xu, W. S. Chin, and W. Ji, Three-Photon Absorption in Semiconductor Quantum Dots: Experiment, Opt. Express, 16 (2008) 6999-7005.
  • T. Liu, H. Xu, W. S. Chin, Z. Yong, and A. T. S. Wee, Local Structural Evolution of Co-doped ZnO Nanoparticles upon Calcination Studied by in situ Quick-Scan XAFS, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112 (2008) 3489-3495.
  • Z. H. Zhang, M. H. Lu, H. Xu, and W. S. Chin, Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Zinc Oxide: a Simple Method to Prepare Metal Oxide Nanocrystals in Nonaqueous Medium, Chem. Eur. J., 13 (2007) 632-638.