Hui Lu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Address: Zhongshan Road 457, Dalian 116023, P. R. China

Research Areas

Membrane science and technology,  Catalysis, Novel functional materials


Sept. 1994- June 1998, B. Sc., School of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, Henan Normal University, Chemistry.

Sept. 1998- June 2001, M. Sc., School of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, Henan Normal University, Physical chemistry.

Sept. 2001-June 2005, Ph. D., State Key Lab of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics-Chinese Academy of Sciences, Physical and materials chemistry.


Work Experience

Apr. 2011- Present , Associate Professor, State Key Lab of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China

Sept. 2008-Mar.2011, Senior Scientist, Korea Institute of Energy Research, Daejeon/Korea.

Sept. 2006-Aug. 2008, Max-Planck-Scholar, Max-Planck-Institute in Magdebgurg, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG), Magdeburg/Germany.

Sept. 2005-Aug.2006, Postdoc, National School for Advanced Chemistry Lille/CNRS, Lille-1 University, Lille/France.

Honors & Distinctions

"100-talent plan" of Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2011-2014

Max-Planck-Scholarship, Max-Planck-Society, Germany, 2006-2008

CNRS Posdoc fellowship, Lille-1 Univeristy, France, 2005



1. Pd and Pd-Ni alloy composite membranes fabricated by electroless plating method on capillary α-Al2O3 substrates

      International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 40 (2015) 3548-3556

2. A novel 3D covalent organic framework membrane grown on a porous α-Al2O3 substrate under solvothermal conditions

Chemical Communications, 51 (2015) 15562-15565

3. Fabrication of a COF-5 membrane on a functionalized α-Al2O3 ceramic support using a microwave irradiation method

Chemical Communications, 50 (2014) 1462-1464

4. Facile fabrication of a novel microporous Schiff-base networks polymer membrane on surface modified porous α-Al2O3 support

     Materials Letters, 126 (2014) 259-262

5. Structure, nonstoichiometry, sintering and oxygen permeability of perovskite SrCo1-2x(Fe,Nb)xO3-δ (x = 0.05, 0.10) oxides

Materials Science and Engineering: B, 178 (2013) 443-448

6. Structural, sintering and electrical properties of Cr-doped La0.6Sr0.4CrxFe1-xO3-δ (x = 0.10, 0.20) oxides

Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 28 (2012) 654-660

7. Perovskite La0.6Sr0.4B0.2Fe0.8O3-δ (B = Ti, Cr, Co) oxides: Structural, reduction-tolerant, sintering and electrical properties

Solid State Ionics, 209/210 (2012) 24-29

8. Structural stability and sintering properties of Fe/Nb/Ti co-substituted strontium cobaltate Sr(Co0.8Fe0.1Nb0.1)1-xTixO3-δ (x = 0.00, 0.20, 0.40) oxides

Journal of Materials Science, 47 (2012) 2169-2174

9. Spontaneous oscillations of cell voltage, power density, and anode exit CO concentration in a PEM fuel cell

    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 13 (2011) 18179-18185

10. Novel SrCo1-2x(Fe,Nb)xO3-δ (x = 0.05, 0.10) oxides targeting CO2 capture and O2 enrichment: Structural stability and oxygen sorption properties

Materials Letters, 65 (2011) 2858-2860

11. A Fe/Nb co-doped Sr(Co0.8Fe0.1Nb0.1)O3-δ perovskite oxide for air separation: Structural, sintering and oxygen permeating properties

Materials Letters, 65 (2011) 702-704

12. Structural, sintering and oxygen sorption properties of a novel perovskite Fe/Nb co-doped Ba(Co0.8Fe0.1Nb0.1)O3-δ oxide

Functional Materials Letters, 4 (2011) 37-40

13. A novel Ba/Nb co-doped (Ba0.15Sr0.85)(Nb0.15Co0.85)O3-δ oxide as an oxygen adsorbent: Structural and oxygen sorption properties

Functional Materials Letters, 3(2010)275-278

14. Structure, chemical stability and electrical conductivity of perovskite La0.6Sr0.4M0.3Fe0.7O3-δ (M = Co, Ti) oxides

Materials Science and Engineering: B, 166 (2010) 135-140

15. Perovskite Co-free La0.6Sr0.4M0.2Fe0.8O3-δ (M = Cr or Ti) mixed-conductors: Preparation and characterization

Materials Science and Engineering: B, 163 (2009) 151-156

16. Improved electrochemical CO removal via potential oscillations in serially connected PEM fuel cells with  PtRu anodes

Electrochimica Acta, 54 (2009) 1184-1191

17. Operating behavior and scale-up of an EPrOx reactor for CO removal from reformate for PEMFC application

Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 156 (2009) B1267- B1275

18. Electrocatalytic oxidation of hydroquinone at ploy (crystal violet) film modified electrode and its selective determination in the presence of o-hydroquinone and m-hydroquinone

Analytical Letters, 42 (2009) 339-351

19. Dynamic Behavior of a PEM Fuel Cell during Electrochemical CO Oxidation on a PtRu Anode

 Topics in Catalysis, 51 (2008) 89-97

20. Oxygen permeability and improved stability of a permeable Zr-substituted perovskite membrane for air separation

Materials Science and Engineering B, 141 (2007) 55-60

21. Oxygen permeability and stability of Ba0.5Sr0.5Co0.8Fe0.2O3-d as an oxygen-permeable membrane at high pressures

Solid State Ionics, 177(2006) 595-600

22. Crystal structure, oxygen permeability and stability of Ba0.5Sr0.5Co0.8Fe0.1M0.1O3-d (M = Fe, Cr, Mn, Zr) oxygen-permeable membranes

   Materials Research Bulletin, 41(2006) 683-689

 23. Partial oxidation of methane in Ba0.5Sr0.5Co0.8Fe0.2O3 membrane reactor at high pressures

      Catalysis Today, 104 (2005) 154-159

24. Oxygen permeability and structural stability of Zr-doped oxygen-permeable Ba0.5Sr0.5Co0.8Fe0.2O3-δ membrane

Materials Letters, 59 (2005) 2285-2288

 25. Partial oxidation of methane to syngas over BaNi0.3Al11.7O19catalyst at high pressures

      Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 26 (2005) 683-687



  1. A kind of oxygen absorbents with high oxygen adsorption performance, CN 201510927399.2

  2. A method for preparing 3D COF membranes on the surface of α-Al2O3 support, CN 201510454408.0

  3. A method for preparing excellent oxygen absorbents, CN 201410058990.4

  4. A method for preparing microporous SNW membranes on the surface of α-Al2O3 support, CN 201410076575.1

  5. A method for preparing COF membranes on the surface of α-Al2O3, CN 201310694053.3

  6. A method for fabricating highly permeable Pd alloys membranes, CN 201310071803.1

  7. A membrane reactor for tubular metal composite membranes, CN 201310121169.8

  8. A method for preparing Pd membranes and its composite membranes, CN 201210218909.5​

Research Interests

Membrane separation/reaction, Novel functional membranes, Industrial and enviormental catalysis