Du Xian

Personal profile

NameXian Du



TitleAssociate Researcher


Current Professional SocietiesNone

Research AreasCarbon nanomaterials;

Magnesium matrix composites.



1.Xian Du*, Wenbo Du*, Zhaohui Wang, Ke Liu, Shubo Li, Simultaneously improved mechanical and thermal properties of Mg-Zn-Zr alloy reinforced by ultra-low content of graphene nanoplatelets, Applied Surface Science, 536 (2021) 147791.

2.Xian Du*, Wenbo Du*, Zhaohui Wang, Ke Liu, Shubo Li, Defects in graphene nanoplatelets and their interface behavior to reinforce magnesium alloys, Applied Surface Science, 2019(484): 414-423.

3.Xian Du, Wenbo Du*, Zhaohui Wang, Ke Liu, Shubo Li, Ultra-high strengthening efficiency of graphene nanoplatelets reinforced magnesium matrix composites, Materials Science and Engineering A-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, 2018(711): 633-642.

4.Xian Du, Huaihe Song*, Xiaohong Chen, Relationship between intrinsic capacitance and thickness of graphene nanosheets, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012(22): 13091-13096.

5.Xian Du, Peng Guo, Huaihe Song*, Xiaohong Chen, Graphene nanosheets as electrode material for electric double-layer capacitors, Electrochimica Acta, 2010 (55): 4812-4819.

6.Jiangtao Hou, Wenbo Du*, Fanjing Meng, Chenchen Zhao,Xian Du, Effective dispersion of multi-walled carbon nanotubes in aqueous solution using an ionic-gemini dispersant, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2018(512): 750-757.

7.Guoqiang Han, Wenbo Du*, Xiaoxin Ye, Ke Liu,Xian Du, Zhaohui Wang, Shubo Li, Compelling mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes reinforced pure magnesium composite by effective interface bonding of Mg2Ni, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2017(727): 963-969.

8.Kang Guo, Huaihe Song*, Xiaohong Chen,Xian Du, Liang Zhong, Graphene oxide as an anti-shrinkage additive forresorcinol-formaldehyde composite aerogels, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014(16): 11603-11608.

Personal Statement

Xian Du, associate researcher, supervisor of Master’s degree students, got Ph.D. degree from Advanced Carbon Materials Laboratory-State Key Laboratory of Chemical Resource Engineering in CMSE of BUCT in 2013. From 2013 to the present, she works as a faculty member in Beijing University of Technology (BJUT). As project leader, she has undertaken Start Fund of University, Beijing Natural Science Foundation Youth Project, Beijing Municipal Education Commission Science and Technology Plan, National Natural Science Fund of China, and Beijing Natural Science Foundation. She has published more than 20 academic papers on international major foreign academic journals, and applied/authorized more than 10 Chinese invention patents.