Xin Liu, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows


Research Interests

Dr. Liu is interested in designing and synthesizing porous self-assemblies to explore function in molecular recognition and separation field.

Selected Publications

Porous nanosheet assembly for macrocyclization and self-release
X. Liu, X. Zhou, B. Shen, Y. Kim, H. Wang, W. Pan, J. Kim, M. Lee
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 142, 1904-1910, 2020

Assembly-Disassembly switching of self-sorted nanotubules forming dynamic 2-D porous heterostructure
X. Liu, H. Li, Y. Kim, M. Lee
Chem. Commun., 54, 3102-3105, 2018


  • Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Jilin University, China, 2019

Professional Profile

  • 2020-Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPMC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Self-assembly Porous materials