Haifeng Xiang

Professor, Ph.D.
xianghaifeng@scu.edu.cn

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

1.     2006.7 – present: Professor (Organic optical materials), College of Chemistry, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.

2.     2009.7 – 2014.1: Associate Professor (Organic optical materials), College of Chemistry, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.

3.     2005.11 – 2009.6: Postdoc Research Fellow (Organic Advanced Functional Materials and Optoelectronics devices), Department of Chemistry and Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P. R. China [with Prof. C. M. Che (Member of Chinese Academy of Science & Chair of Chemistry) and Prof. P. T. Lai (Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering)].

4.     2001.10 – 2005.10: Ph.D. (Organic Optoelectronics), Department of Chemistry and Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P. R. China [with Prof. C. M. Che and Prof. P. T. Lai].

5.     2000.9 – 2001.8: Research Assistant (Photochemistry and Photophysics), Department of Chemistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P. R. China (with Prof. C. M. Che).

6.     1997.9 – 2000.7: M.A. (Analytical Chemistry), Department of Chemistry, Xiamen University, Xiamen,  Fujian, P. R. China (with Prof. Z. B. Wang and Prof. Y. B. Zhao).

7.      1993.9 – 1997.7: B.S. (Chemistry), Department of Chemistry, Xiamen University, Xia

Research

Researcher ID: E-1570-2012http://www.researcherid.com/rid/E-1570-2012

1.Fluorescent/phosphorescent probes.

2.Photochemistry and photophysics of organometallic luminescent materials.

3.Organic optoelectronic characterization on p-conjugated organometallic molecules and polymers, emphasis on high performance of organic light-emitting devices (OLEDs), organic photovoltaic (PV) cells, organic thin film transistors (OTFTs).c

Selected Publications

1.X. H. Zhang, J. Shi, G. Y. Shen, F. Gou, J. H. Cheng, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “Non-conjugated fluorescent molecular cages of salicylaldehyde-based tri-Schiff bases: AIE, enantiomers, mechanochromism, anion hosts/probes, and cell imaging properties”, Mater. Chem. Front., 2017, 1, 1041-1050 (Cover story).

2.J. H. Cheng, F. Gou, X. H. Zhang, G. Y. Shen, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “A class of multiresponsive colorimetric and fluorescent pH probes via three different reaction mechanisms of Salen complexes: a selective and accurate pH measurement”, Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55, 9221-9229.

3.J. H. Cheng, Y. X. Li,R. Sun, J. Y. Liu, F. Gou, X. G. Zhou, H. F. Xiang,* and J. Liu*, “Functionalized Salen ligands linking with non-conjugated bridges: unique and colorful aggregation-induced emission, mechanism, and applications” J. Mater. Chem. C,2015, 3, 11099-11110.

4.J. H. Cheng, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “Fluorescentmetal ion chemosensors via cation exchange reactions of complexes, quantumdots, and metal-organic frameworks”, Analyst, 2015, 140, 7082-7115.

5.J. H. Cheng, X. F. Ma, Y. H. Zhang, J. Y. Liu, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “Optical chemosensors based on transmetalation of Salen-based Schiff base complexes”, Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53, 3210-3219.

6.J. H. Cheng, Y. H. Zhang, X. F. Ma, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “Colorimetric and fluorescent pH and Cu2+ probes induced by photoisomerization of a maleonitrile-based Salen ligand”, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 11791-11793.

7.J. H. Cheng, K. Y. Wei, X. F. Ma, X. G. Zhou, and H. F. Xiang,* “Synthesis and photophysical properties of colorful Salen-type Schiff bases”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117,16552-16563.

8.H. F. Xiang,* J. H. Cheng, X. F. Ma, X. G. Zhou, and J. J. Chruma, “Near-infrared phosphorescence: materials and applications”, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2013, 42, 6128-6185.

9.H. F. Xiang,* L. Zhou, Y. Feng, J. H. Cheng, D. Wu, and X. G. Zhou,* “Tunable fluorescent/phosphorescent platinum(II) porphyrin-fluorene copolymers for ratiometric dual emissive oxygen sensing”, Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 5208 -5212.

10.L. Zhou, Z. X. Xu, Y. Zhou, Y. Feng, X. G. Zhou, H. F. Xiang,* and V. A. L. Roy,* “Structure-charge transport relationship of 5,15-dialkylated porphyrins”, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 5139-5141.