Members -> GROUP LEADER

Van-Duong Dao, phD

  • Group leader
  • Email: duong.daovan@phenikaa-uni.edu.vn
  • Tel.: 0978346461
  • Research interests:

Synthesis of nanohybrid materials and their application on next-generation energy devices, energy storages, solar to steam and photocatalysis.

Synthesis of ionic liquid-based materials using plasma polymerization and their application on fuel cells.

Fabrication of thin films with highly ordered honeycomb, and sponge-like porous structures and supper-amphiphilicity as a template for photovoltaic applications.

Development of phase change materials for vaccine shipping.

Professional Experiences

2018-present: Dean of Faculty of Chemical Engineering Phenikaa University, Vietnam

2016- 2018: Research Professor Chungnam National University, Korea

2015-2020: Korea Research Fellowship Chungnam National University, Korea

2015-2017: Postdoc, declined University of Hyogo, Japan

2014-2015: NRF Postdoc Fellowship Chungnam National University, Korea

2013-2014: Invited Scientist Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

2013-2014: Postdoc Chungnam National University, Korea

Honors & Awards

2015-2020 Advanced International Grant for research and development of highly efficient next-generation solar cells. Grant is funded by the National Research Foundation, Ministry of Science, Republic of Korea.

2014-2015 Research Fellowship Grant for the development of a strategy for synthesis graphene-based hybrid materials and their applications in next-generation solar cells. Grant is funded by the National Research Foundation, Ministry of Science, Republic of Korea.

2018~present: Associate Editor of Peer Review Journal of Solar & Photo energy Systems (PRSP)

2018 Guest editor of Journal of Chemistry

2015 Outstanding contribution in Reviewing of Journal Alloy and Compounds.

2016 Outstanding contribution in Reviewing of Journal of Power Sources.

2017 Outstanding contribution in Reviewing of Solar Energy, Journal of Catalysis, Optical Materials, Organic Electronics, Journal Alloy and Compounds, Carbon and Applied Surface Science.

2018 Outstanding contribution in Reviewing of Materials Chemistry and Physics

2019 Top 1% of Peer Reviewers in Cross-Field (2018-2019) on Publons global reviewer database

Best poster in Korea Electrochemistry Society conference, “Pt-free counter electrode based on CoSn/reduced graphene oxide as a new avenue for liquid junction photovoltaic device”, H.-J. Oh, V.-D. Dao*, H.-S. Choi*, DCC, Daejeon, Korea, November 2-3, 2017 (*Corresponding author)

2017 Outstanding KRF Fellow of National Research Foundation

Professional service reviewer of journals: > 40 (Scientific Report, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, ChemSusChem, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Nanoscale, Journal of Catalysis, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Journal of Power Sources, Carbon, Nanotechnology, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Solar Energy, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Physica status solidi, RSC Advances, Electrochemistry Communications, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, Electrochimica Acta, Engineering Science and Technology an International Journal, Journal of Electronic Materials, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Optical Materials, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Chemical Engineering Journal)