Ye Xu

Dr. Ye Xu, PhD
Associate Professor
Leon M. Pliner Distinguished Professor

Email :
Phone : (225) 578-1750
Website : Dr. Ye Xu Homepage
CV : Dr. Ye Xu CV
Location : 3314Q Patrick F. Taylor Hall
                     Louisiana State University
                     Baton Rouge, LA 70803


About Me

Educational Background

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2004
BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1999

Research Interests

    • Computational heterogeneous catalysis & electrocatalysis
    • Atomistic modeling of surface & interfacial properties & reactions
    • Elucidation of surface thermodynamics, kinetics & reaction mechanisms
    • Rational design of catalytic materials

Research Projects

    • Reactions of organic compounds on transition metals & oxides including ceria
    • Electrochemical reduction & oxidation reactions including HER, ORR & CO2RR
    • Alloy catalysis