Solar Energy & Advanced Materials Research Group


Dr Jijia Xie


Jijia Xie received his BEng degree in Process Equipment & Control Engineering from Sichuan University in 2014. After one year studying in MSc Chemical Process Engineering at UCL he became a PhD research student in Solar Energy & Advanced Materials Research Group at UCL Chemical Engineering in 2015 and was awarded the PhD degree in 2019. His current research focuses on solar fuel synthesis including solar water splitting and photocatalytic selective oxidation. He also interests in microwave-assisted polymer synthesis and photocatalytic mechanism studies via photo-electrochemistry spectra.


BEng in Process Equipment & Control Engineering, Sichuan University, 2014

MSc in Chemical Process Engineering, University College London, 2015

PhD in Chemical Engineering, University College London, 2019