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Materials Science Group

Name: 林彥谷( Yan-Gu Lin )
EXT.: 7120
E-mail: lin.yg@nsrrc.org.tw
  • Ph.D Department of Material Science and Enginnering, National Chiao Tung University (2010)
  • M.S. Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Feng Chia University (2004)
  • B.S. Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Feng Chia University (2002)
  • Associate Scientist, NSRRC (2019-present)
  • Assistant Scientist, NSRRC (2014-2018)
  • Post-doctoral Visiting Scholar, Argonne National Lab (2012-2013)
  • Post-doctoral Researcher, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica (2011-2013)
  • Post-doctoral Researcher, Center for Condensed Matter Sciences, National Taiwan University (2010-2011)
Research Interests:
  • Energy Materials
  • Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Generation
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Electrochemical Capacitor
  • Fuel Cells
Selected Publications:
  1. R. Muruganantham, I.V.B. Maggay, L.M.Z.D. Juan, M.T. Nguyen, T. Yonezawa, C.H. Lin*, Y.G. Lin, W.R. Liu*, “Electrochemical exploration of the effects of calcination temperature of a mesoporous zinc vanadate anode material on the performance of Na-ion batteries” Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, in-press (2019).
  2. X. Zhu, X. Tan, K.H. Wu, C.L. Chiang, Y.C. Lin, Y.G. Lin, D.W. Wang, S. Smith, X. Lu*, R. Amal*, “N,P co-coordinated Fe species embedded in carbon hollow spheres for oxygen electrocatalysis” J. Mater. Chem. A, Vol. 7, pp14732 (2019).
  3. P. Sabhapathy, C.C. Liao, W.F. Chen*, T.Ch. Chou, I. Shown, A. Sabbah, Y.G. Lin, J.F. Lee, M.K. Tsai, K.H. Chen*, L.C. Chen*, “Highly efficient nitrogen and carbon coordinated N-Co-C electrocatalysts on reduced graphene oxide derived from vitamin-B12 for the hydrogen evolution reaction” J. Mater. Chem. A, Vol. 7, pp7179 (2019)
  4. Y.C. Shen, C.Y. Tung, C.Y. Huang, Y.C. Lin, Y.G. Lin, R.H. Horng*, “Study on optoelectronic characteristic of ZnGa2O4 thin-film phototransistors” ACS Appl. Electronic Materials, Vol. 1, pp783 (2019).
  5. T.T. Wang, P. Raghunath, Y.C. Lin, Y.G. Lin*, M.C. Lin*, “Effective hydrogenation of TiO2 photocatalysts with CH3OH for enhanced water splitting: A computational and X-ray study” Applied Surface Science, Vol. 488, pp546 (2019).
  6. C.J. Chang*, Y.G. Lin*, P.Y. Chao, J.K. Chen, “AgI-BiOI-graphene composite photocatalysts with enhanced interfacial charge transfer and photocatalytic H2 production activity” Applied Surface Science, Vol. 469, pp703 (2019).
  7. C.J. Chang*, Y.G. Lin*, H.T. Weng, Y.H. Wei, “Photocatalytic hydrogen production from glycerol solution at room temperature by ZnO-ZnS/graphene photocatalysts” Applied Surface Science, Vol. 451, pp198 (2018).
  8. Y.C. Chen, Y.K. Hsu, R. Popescu, D. Gerthsen, Y.G. Lin, C. Feldmann*, “Au@Nb@HxK1-xNbO3 nanopeapods with nearinfrared active plasmonic hot-electron injection for water splitting” Nature Communications, Vol. 9, pp232 (2018).
  9. S.H. Tsai, S. Basu, C.Y. Huang, L.C. Hsu, Y.G. Lin, R.H. Horng*, “Deep-ultraviolet Photodetectors Based on Epitaxial ZnGa2O4 Thin Films” Scientific Reports, Vol. 8, pp14056 (2018).
  10. H.C. Chiu, W.H. Huang, L.C. Hsu, Y.G. Lin, Y.H. Lai, C.Y. Lin*, “Calcium containing iron oxide as an efficient and robust catalyst in (photo-)electrocatalytic water oxidation at neutral pH” Sustainable Energy & Fuels, Vol. 2, pp271 (2018).
  11. K.S. Lin*, Y.G. Lin, H.W. Cheng, Y.H. Haung, “Preparation and characterization of V-Loaded titania nanotubes for adsorption/photocatalysis of basic dye and environmental hormone contaminated wastewaters” Catalysis Today, Vol. 307, pp119-130 (2018).
  12. C.L. Chiang, K.S. Lin*, P.J. Hsu, Y.G. Lin, “Synthesis and characterization of magnetic zinc and manganese ferrite catalysts for decomposition of carbon dioxide into methane” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 42, pp22123-22137 (2017).
  13. C.L. Chiang, K.S. Lin*, S.H. Yu, Y.G. Lin, “Synthesis and Characterization of H3PW12O40/Ce0.1Ti0.9O2 for Dimethyl Carbonate Formation via Methanol Carbonation” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 42, pp22108-22122 (2017).
  14. C.L. Chiang, K.S. Lin*, Y.G. Lin, “Preparation and Characterization of Ni5Ga3 for Methanol Formation via CO2 Hydrogenation” Topics in Catalysis, Vol. 60, pp685-696 (2017).
  15. T.T. Wang, P. Raghunath, Y.G. Lin, M.C. Lin*, “Synergistic Effect of Hydrogenation and Thiocyanate Treatments on Ag-Loaded TiO2 Nanoparticles for Solar-to-Hydrogen Conversion” J. Phys. Chem. C, Vol. 121, pp9681-9690 (2017).
  16. Y.C. Chen, J.H. Hsu, Y.G. Lin, Y.K. Hsu*, “Silver Nanowires on Coffee Filter as Dual-sensing Functionality for Efficient and Low-cost SERS Substrate and Electrochemical Detection” Sensors & Actuators B: Chemical, Vol. 245, pp189-195 (2017).
  17. Y.C. Chen, Z.B. Chen, Y.G. Lin, Y.K. Hsu*, “Synthesis of Copper Phosphide Nanotube Arrays as Electrodes for Asymmetric Supercapacitors” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, Vol. 5, pp 3863-3870 (2017).
  18. Y.C. Chen, Y.G. Lin, Y.K. Hsu*, “Biomimicry of Cuscuta Electrode Design Endows Hybrid Capacitor with Ultrahigh Energy Density Exceeding 2 mWh cm-2 at a Power Delivery of 25 mW cm-2” Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol. 5, pp 4779-4784 (2017).
  19. Y.C. Chen, J.H. Hsu, Z.B. Chen, Y.G. Lin, Y.K. Hsu*, “Fabrication of Fe3O4 Nanotube Arrays for High-Performance Non-Enzymatic Detection of Glucose” Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, Vol. 788, pp144-149 (2017).
  20. S.G. Zybtsev, V.Ya. Pokrovskii, V.F. Nasretdinova, S.V. Zaitsev-Zotov, V.V. Pavlovskiy, A.B. Odobesco, Woei Wu Pai, M.-W. Chu, Y.G. Lin, E. Zupanič, H.J.P. van Midden, S. Šturm, E. Tchernychova, A.Prodan, J.C. Bennett, I.R. Mukhamedshin, O.V. Chernysheva, A.P. Menushenkov, V.B.Loginov, M. Abdel-Hafiez, B.A. Loginov, A.N.Titov, “NbS3 – a unique quasi one-dimensional conductor with three charge density wave transitions” Physical Review B, Vol. 95, pp035110 (2017).
  21. Y.K. Hsu*, Z.B. Chen, Y.C. Chen, Y.G. Lin*, “Room-temperature Fabrication of Cu Nanobrushes for an Effective Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering Substrate” CrystEngComm, Vol. 18, pp8284-8290 (2016).
  22. Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Lin, Y.C. Chen, “Hierarchical Fe2O3 nanotube/nickel foam electrodes for electrochemical energy storage” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 216, pp287-294 (2016).
  23. Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Lin, Y.C. Chen, “Electrodeposited Fe2TiO5 Nanostructures for Photoelectrochemical Oxidation of Water” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 213, pp898-903 (2016).
  24. Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Lin, Y.H. Cheng, S.Y. Chen, Y.C. Chen, “Synthesis of Cu2O Nanoparticle Films at Room temperature for Solar Water Splitting” Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Vol. 471, pp76-80 (2016).
  25. Y.C. Chen, Y.G. Lin*, L.C. Hsu, A. Tarasov, P.T. Chen, M. Hayashi, J. Ungelenk, Y.K. Hsu*, C. Feldmann*, “β-SnWO4 Photocatalyst with Controlled Morphological Transition of Cubes to Spikecubes” ACS Catalysis, Vol. 6, pp2357-2367 (2016). (Selected as the Journal Cover)
  26. C.P. Lee, W.F. Chen, T. Billo, Y.G. Lin, F.Y. Fu, S. Samireddi, C.H. Lee, J.S. Hwang, K.H. Chen, L.C. Chen, “Beaded stream-like CoSe2 nanoneedle array for efficient hydrogen evolution electrocatalysis” Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol. 4, pp4553-4561 (2016).
  27. Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu*, C.J. Chuang, Y.C. Lin, Y.C. Chen, “Thermally Activated Cu/Cu2S/ZnO Nanoarchitectures with Surface-Plasmon-Enhanced Raman Scattering” Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Vol. 464, pp66-72 (2016).
  28. Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Chen, Y.G. Lin*, “Novel ZnO/Fe2O3 Core-shell Nanowires for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 7, pp14157-14162 (2015).
  29. Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin*, “Spontaneous Formation of CuO Nanosheets on Cu Foil for H2O2 Detection” Applied Surface Science, Vol. 354, pp85-89 (2015).
  30. Y.K. Hsu*, J.R. Wu, M.H. Chen, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin*, “Fabrication of Homojunction Cu2O Solar Cells by Electrochemical Deposition” Applied Surface Science, Vol. 354, pp8-13 (2015).
  31. Y.C. Chang, S.N. Hsiao*, S.H. Liu, S.H. Su, K.F. Chiu, W.C. Hsieh, S.K. Chen, Y.G. Lin*, H.Y. Lee, C. K. Sung, and J.G. Duh*, ”Effect of L12 ordering in antiferromagnetic Ir-Mn epitaxial layer on exchange bias of FePd films” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 117, pp17D154 (2015).
  32. Y.K. Hsu*, H.H. Lin, M.H. Chen, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin*, ”Polarity-dependent Performance of p-Cu2O/n-ZnO Solar Cells” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 144, pp295-299 (2014).
  33. Y.K. Hsu*, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin*, ”Synthesis of CuS Nanowire Arrays for High-performance Supercapacitors” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 139, pp401-407 (2014).
  34. Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu, Y.C. Chen, B.W. Lee, J.S. Hwang, L.C. Chen*, and K.H. Chen*, ” Cobalt-Phosphate-Assisted Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation by Arrays of Molybdenum-Doped Zinc Oxide Nanorods” ChemSusChem, Vol. 7, pp2748-2754 (2014).
  35. Y.C. Chen, Y.G. Lin*, Y.K. Hsu*, S.C. Yen, K.H. Chen, and L.C. Chen*, ”Novel Iron Oxyhydroxide Lepidocrocite Nanosheet as Ultrahigh Power Density Anode Material for Asymmetric Supercapacitors” Small, Vol. 10, pp3803-3810 (2014).
  36. S.Y. Fu, Y.K. Hsu*, M.H. Chen, C.J. Chuang, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin*, ”Silver-decorated hierarchical cuprous oxide micro/nanospheres as highly effective surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrates” Optics Express, Vol. 22, pp14617-14624 (2014).
  37. Y.G. Lin*, Y.C. Chen, J.T. Miller, L.C. Chen*, K.H. Chen, and Y.K. Hsu*, ”Hierarchically Porous Calcium-containing Manganese Dioxide Nanorod Bundles with Superior Photoelectrochemical Activity” ChemCatChem, Vol. 6, pp1684-1690 (2014).
  38. Y.K. Hsu*, H.H. Lin, J.R. Wu, M.H. Chen*, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin, ”Electrochemical Growth and Characterization of p-Cu2O Thin Film on n-ZnO Nanorods for Solar Cell Application” RSC Advances, Vol. 4, pp7655-7659 (2014).
  39. Y.K. Hsu*, S.Y. Fu, M.H. Chen, Y.C. Chen, and Y.G. Lin, ”Synthesis of Pt Nanoparticles/ZnO Nanorods Array for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 120, pp1-5 (2014).
  40. Y.G. Lin, Y.K. Hsu, A.M. Basilio, Y.T. Chen, K.H. Chen*, and L.C. Chen*, ”Photoelectrochemical activity on Ga-polar and N-polar GaN surfaces for energy conversion” Optics Express, Vol. 22, ppA21-A27 (2014).