Mr Ke Xie

  • Room: Level: 03 Room: 381
  • Building: Old Metallurgy
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Catalysis (Electrocatalysis; photocatalysis; molybdenum disulfide)
  • Membrane science and technology (Polymer; metal-organic framework; graphene)

Personal webpage

Recent publications

  1. Yu P, Xiong Z, Zhan H, Xie K, Zhong YL, Simon GP, Li D. Electrochemically-derived graphene oxide membranes with high stability and superior ionic sieving. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2019, Vol. 55, Issue 28. DOI: 10.1039/c8cc09970g
  2. Zhao J, Xie K, Liu L, Liu M, Qiu W, Webley P. Enhancing plasticization-resistance of mixed-matrix membranes with exceptionally high CO2/CH4 selectivity through incorporating ZSM-25 zeolite. JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE. Elsevier Science. 2019, Vol. 583. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2019.03.073
  3. Zhong Q, Li S, Chen J, Xie K, Pan S, Richardson J, Caruso F. Oxidation-Mediated Kinetic Strategies for Engineering Metal-Phenolic Networks.. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2019. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201907666
  4. Xie K, Fu Q, Qiao G, Webley P. Recent progress on fabrication methods of polymeric thin film gas separation membranes for CO2 capture. JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE. Elsevier Science. 2019, Vol. 572. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2018.10.049
  5. Xie K, Fu Q, Xu C, Lu H, Zhao Q, Curtain R, Gu D, Webley P, Qiao G. Continuous assembly of a polymer on a metal-organic framework (CAP on MOF): a 30 nm thick polymeric gas separation membrane. ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1039/c7ee02820b
  6. Zhao J, Xie K, Singh R, Xiao G, Gu Q, Zhao Q, Li G, Xiao Y, Webley P. Li+/ZSM-25 Zeolite as a CO2 Capture Adsorbent with High Selectivity and Improved Adsorption Kinetics, Showing CO2-Induced Framework Expansion. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C. American Chemical Society. 2018, Vol. 122, Issue 33. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b04152
  7. Xie K, Fu Q, Webley P, Qiao G. MOF Scaffold for a High-Performance Mixed-Matrix Membrane. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION. Wiley-VCH. 2018, Vol. 57, Issue 28. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201804162
  8. Zhao Q, Wu F, Xie K, Singh R, Zhao J, Xiao Y, Webley P. Synthesis of a novel hybrid adsorbent which combines activated carbon and zeolite NaUSY for CO2 capture by electric swing adsorption (ESA). CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL. Elsevier Science. 2018, Vol. 336. DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2017.11.167
  9. Liu M, Xie K, Nothling M, Gurr P, Tan S, Fu Q, Webley P, Qiao G. Ultrathin Metal-Organic Framework Nanosheets as a Gutter Layer for Flexible Composite Gas Separation Membranes. ACS NANO. American Chemical Society. 2018, Vol. 12, Issue 11. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b06811
  10. Xie K, Fu Q, Kim J, Lu H, He Y, Zhao Q, Scofield J, Webley P, Qiao G. Increasing both selectivity and permeability of mixed-matrix membranes: Sealing the external surface of porous MOF nanoparticles. JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 535. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2017.04.022
  11. Ranji-Burachaloo H, Karimi F, Xie K, Fu Q, Gurr P, Dunstan D, Qiao G. MOF-Mediated Destruction of Cancer Using the Cell's Own Hydrogen Peroxide. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES. American Chemical Society. 2017, Vol. 9, Issue 39. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b07981
  12. Xie K, He Y, Zhao Q, Shang J, Gu Q, Qiao G, Webley P. Pd(0) loaded Zn-2(azoBDC)(2)(dabco) as a heterogeneous catalyst. CRYSTENGCOMM. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2017, Vol. 19, Issue 29. DOI: 10.1039/c6ce02447e
  13. Fu Q, Xie K, McKenzie T, Qiao G. Trithiocarbonates as intrinsic photoredox catalysts and RAFT agents for oxygen tolerant controlled radical polymerization. POLYMER CHEMISTRY. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2017, Vol. 8, Issue 9. DOI: 10.1039/c6py01994c
  14. He Y, Shang J, Zhao Q, Gu Q, Xie K, Li G, Singh R, Xiao Y, Webley P. A comparative study on conversion of porous and non-porous metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) into carbon-based composites for carbon dioxide capture. International Symposium on Molecular Design. Pergamon-Elsevier Science. 2016, Vol. 120. DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2016.05.027
  15. Kim J, Fu Q, Xie K, Scofield J, Kentish S, Qiao G. CO2 separation using surface-functionalized SiO2 nanoparticles incorporated ultra-thin film composite mixed matrix membranes for post-combustion carbon capture. JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE. Elsevier Science. 2016, Vol. 515. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2016.05.029

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