Yan-Sheng Li

PhD Student

Chair of Technical Electrochemistry

Department of Chemistry
Technische Universität München
Lichtenbergstrasse 4, 85748 Garching, Germany

E-mail: yan-sheng.li [] tum.de
Tel.: +49(-0)-289-13841
Room: CH-62-105

Research Field

Electrode Development Based on Non-Noble Metal ORR Catalysts for PEMFCs:

  • Membrane Electrode Assembling (MEA) development: Implementation of Novel Non-Noble Metal catalysts into the cathode of PEMFCs
  • Developing testing procedure for PEMFC of Non-Noble Metal Catalyst

Scientific Contribution


M.H. Yeh, Y.A. Leu,W.H. Chiang, Y.S Li, G.L. Chen, T.J. Li, L.Y. Chang, L.Y. Lin, J.J. Lin, and K.C. Ho*, “Boron-doped Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes as a metal-free electrocatalyst for dyesensitized solar cells: Heteroatom doping level on tri-iodide reduction reaction”. Journal of Power Source, 375, 29 (2018)

Y.S. Li, X. Ao, J.L. Liao, C. Wang*, and W.H. Chiang*, Sub-10-nm Graphene Nanoribbons with Tunable Surface Functionalities for Lithium-ion Batteries, Electrochimica Acta, 249, 404 (2017)

T.C. Lin, Y.S. Li,W.H. Chiang, and C.W. Pei*, “A high sensitivity field effect transistor biosensor for methylene blue detection utilize graphene oxide nanoribbon,” Biosensors & Bioelectronics, 89, 511 (2017)

Y.S. Li, J.L. Liao, S.H. Wang, and W.H. Chiang*, “Intercalation-assisted longitudinal unzipping carbon nanotube for green and high yield synthesis of Graphene Nanoribbon,” Nature Scientific Report, 6, 22755 (2016)

C.W. Kung, Y.S. Li, M.H. Lee, S.Y. Wang, W.H. Chiang*, and K.C. Ho*, “In-Situ Growth of Porphyrinic Metal-Organic Framework Nanocrystals on Graphene Nanoribbons for Electrocatalytic Oxidation of Nitrite,” Journal of Material Chemistry A, 4, 10673 (2016)

K. Manna, C.Y. Hsieh, S.C. Lo, Y.S. Li, H.N Huang, and W.H. Chiang* , “Graphene and grapheneanalogue nanosheets produced by efficient water-assisted liquid exfoliation of layered materials.” Carbon, 105, 551 (2016)

C. Wang, Y.S. Li, J.J. Jiang, and W.H. Chiang*, “Controllable Tailoring Graphene Nanoribbons with Tunable Surface Functionalities: An Effective Strategy toward High-Performance Lithium- Ion Batteries,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 17441 (2015)

M.S. Yeh, Y.S. Li, G.L. Chen, L.Y. Lin, T.J. Li, H.M. Chuang, C.Y. Hsieh, S.C. Lo, W.H. Chiang, and K.C. Ho*, “Facile Synthesis of Boron-doped Graphene Nanosheets with Hierarchical Microstructure at Atmosphere Pressure for Metal-free Electrochemical Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide, ” Electrochimica Acta, 172, 52 (2015)

Oral Presentations

"A green and high yield synthesis of graphene nanoribbon”, European Material Research Society Spring Meeting (E-MRS), Lille, France, May 2014

"A green and high yield synthesis of graphene nanoribbon”, Recent Progress of Graphene Research (RPGR), Taipei, Taiwan, Sep. 2014

"Intercalation chemistry for synthesizing dimensional controllable graphene nanoribbon”, Material Research Society Spring Meeting (MRS), San Francisco, USA, April 2015

Poster Presentations

"Facile fabrication of flexible and surfactant free conductive paper by CNT/GONR composites” Material Research Society Spring Meeting (MRS), San Francisco, USA, April 2015

Honors and Awards

5/2014: European Material Research Society Spring Meeting: Graduate student Award Scholarship

11/2014: Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting: Best Oral English Presentation Awards

Curriculum Vitae

Scientific Career

2/2017-3/2018: Research Assistant, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University of Sci. & Tech.


9/2013-1/2016: M.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University of Sci. & Tech.

9/2009-6/2013: B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Department of Of Chemical Engineering & Material Science, National University of Kaohsiung