Yi-Fan Huang


Yi-Fan Huang    Assistant Professor, PI
InstituteSchool of Physical Science and Technology
Research AreaPhysical Electrochemistry and In-Situ Characterization of Electrochemical Interfaces
Contact Info.huangyf@@shanghaitech.edu.cn

2003.9 – 2007.7, B. S. Xiamen University, P. R. China
2007.9 – 2013.7, Ph. D. Xiamen University. P. R. China
2013.11 – 2017.3, Postdoctoral Researcher, European Union Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellow, Leiden University, the Netherlands
2017.4 – 2017.12, Guest Researcher, Leiden University, the Netherlands
2017.4 – 2018.1, Visiting Scholarship, Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemistry for Energy Materials (iChEM), Xiamen University, P. R. China
2018. 1 – present, Assistant Professor,PI, ShanghaiTech University, P. R. China

Research Interests
1)Electrochemistry in external physical field
2)Mechanisms, methodology and applications of surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy
3)Theory and simulation of electrochemical interface and electrochemical reactions

Selected Publications
Huang, Y. F. & Koper, M. T. M. Electrochemical Stripping of Atomic Oxygen on Single-Crystalline Platinum: Bridging Gas-Phase and Electrochemical Oxidation. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 8, 1152-1156, (2017). 

Huang, Y. F., Kooyman, P. J. & Koper, M. T. M. Intermediate stages of electrochemical oxidation of single-crystalline platinum revealed by in situ Raman spectroscopy. Nat. Commun. 7, 12440, (2016). 

Huang, Y. F.; Zhang, M.; Zhao, L. B.; Feng, J. M.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B. & Tian, Z. Q. Activation of Oxygen on Gold and Silver Nanoparticles Assisted by Surface Plasmon Resonances. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 2353-2357, (2014). 

Huang, Y. F.; Wu, D. Y.; Zhu, H. P.; Zhao, L. B.; Liu, G. K.; Ren, B. & Tian, Z. Q. Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopic study of p-aminothiophenol. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 8485-8497, (2012). 

Huang, Y. F.; Zhu, H. P.; Liu, G. K.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B. & Tian, Z. Q. When the Signal Is Not from the Original Molecule To Be Detected: Chemical Transformation of para-Aminothiophenol on Ag during the SERS Measurement. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 9244-9246, (2010). 

Huang, Y. F.; Wu, D. Y.; Wang, A.; Ren, B.; Rondinini, S.; Tian, Z. Q. & Amatore, C. Bridging the Gap between Electrochemical and Organometallic Activation: Benzyl Chloride Reduction at Silver Cathodes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 17199-17210, (2010). 

Huang, Y. F.; Yin, N. N.; Wang, X.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B. & Tian, Z. Q. Vibrational Signature of Double-End-Linked Molecules at Au Nanojunctions Probed by Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy. Chem. Eur. J. 16, 1449-1453, (2010). 

Li, J. F.; Huang, Y. F.; Ding, Y.; Yang, Z. L.; Li, S. B.; Zhou, X. S.; Fan, F. R.; Zhang, W.; Zhou, Z. Y.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B.; Wang, Z. L. & Tian, Z. Q. Shell-isolated nanoparticle-enhanced Raman spectroscopy. Nature 464, 392-395, (2010). 

Wang, A.; Wang, A.; Huang, Y. F.; Sur, U. K.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B.; Rondinini, S.; Amatore, C. & Tian, Z. Q. In Situ Identification of Intermediates of Benzyl Chloride Reduction at a Silver Electrode by SERS Coupled with DFT Calculations. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 9534-9536, (2010).

Li, J. F.; Huang, Y. F.; Duan, S.; Pang, R.; Wu, D. Y.; Ren, B.; Xu, X. & Tian, Z. Q. SERS and DFT study of water on metal cathodes of silver, gold and platinum nanoparticles. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 12, 2493-2502, (2010).

 Du, L. C.; Huang, Y. F.; Ren, B. & Weng, Y. X. Photosynthetic Bacterial Light-Harvesting Antenna Complexes Adsorbed on Silica Nanoparticles Revealed by Silica Shell-Isolated Au Nanoparticle-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 6993-6999, (2012).