Lizhen Huang

Associate professor

Master supervisor

  • lzhuang@suda.edu.cn
Research Interests
Organic semiconductor film growth, Organic thin film transistors and gas sensors
Education and academic experience

Since 2014/3: Soochow University, FUNSOM, Associate professor.

2011/9 – 2013/2, Organic research institute,Würzburg Univ., Postdoctoral fellow.

2006/9 – 2011/7, Key laboratory of polymer physics and chemistry, Changchun institute of applied sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Ph.D.

2002/9 – 2006/7, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Dept. of Chemistry


The main results
  She mainly carried out research on the growth, regulation and application of highly ordered organic semiconductor thin films on organic thin film transistors and gas sensors. He published more than 30 articles in journals such as Mater, Adv Funct, Small, Nanoscale, Langmuir and applied for 5 patents.
The main thesis

1.   Tao Zhu, Chengliang Xiao, Binghao Wang, Xiaorong Hu, Zi Wang, Jian Fan, Lizhen Huang*, Donghang Yan, and Lifeng Chi*. Growth of Highly Oriented Ultrathin Crystalline Organic Microstripes: Effect of Alkyl Chain Length. Langmuir, 2016, 32 (36), pp 9109–9117. 

2.   Xiaorong Hu, Zi Wang, Xiaofei Zhu, Tao Zhu, Xiaodong Zhang, Bin Dong, Lizhen Huang*, Lifeng Chi*. Foreign Particle Promoted Crystalline Nucleation for Growing High‐Quality Ultrathin Rubrene Films. Small, 2016, 12, No. 30, 4086–4092 

3.   Lizhen Huang, Zi Wang, Xiaofei Zhu, Lifeng Chi*, Electrical gas sensors based on structured organic ultra-thin films and nanocrystals on solid state substrates, Nanoscale Horiz., 2016, 1, 383

4.   M. Gsänger, D. Bialas, L. Huang, M. Stolte and F. Würthner, Organic Semiconductors based on Dyes and Color Pigments. Advanced Materials, 2016, 28, 3615-3645.

5.   Binghao Wang, Jinqiang Ding, Tao Zhu, Wei Huang, Zequn Cui, Jianmei Chen, Lizhen Huang*, Lifeng Chi*, Fast patterning of oriented organic microstripes for field-effect ammonia gas sensors, Nanoscale 2016, 8, 3954-3961.

6.   Alhama Arjona-Esteban, Julian Krumrain, Andreas Liess,†Matthias Stolte, Lizhen Huang, David Schmidt, Vladimir Stepanenko, Marcel Gsänger, Dirk Hertel,‡ Klaus Meerholz,* and Frank Würthner*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b06722

7.   Liess, A.; Huang, L.; Arjona-Esteban, A.; Lv, A.; Gsänger, M.; Stepanenko, V.; Stolte, M.; Würthner, F.. Advanced Functional Materials  2015, 25 (1), 44-57.

8.   Lizhen Huang, Xiaorong Hu, and Lifeng Chi*,Lifeng,Monolayer-Mediated Growth of Organic Semiconductor Films with Improved Device Performance, Langmuir, 2015, 31, 9748. (cover)

9.   Binghao Wang, Tao Zhu, Lizhen Huang*, Teck Lip Dexter Tam, Zequn Cui, Jingqiang Ding, Lifeng Chi*, Org. Electron. 2015, 24,170-175.

10.  Huang L., Stolte M., Bürckstümmer H., Würthner F., High Performance Organic Thin Film Transistor Based on Dipolar Organic Semiconductor, Adv. Mater., 2012, 24, 5750.

11.  Huang L., Zhu F., Liu C., Treske U., Grobosch M., Tian H., Zhang J., Geng Y., Knupfer M., Yan D., Crystalline Organic Heterostructures Engineering Based on Vanadyl Phthalocyanine and Rod-Like Conjugated Organic Semiconductors with Selected Central Groups, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2012, 22, 4598 .

12.  Huang L., Liu C., Qiao X., H. Tian, Y. Geng, D. Yan, Tunable field-effect mobility utilizing mixed crystals of organic molecules, Adv. Mater., 2011, 23, 3455 

13.  Huang L., Zhu F., Liu C., Wang H., Geng Y., Yan D., Heteroepitaxy growth high performance films of perylene diimide derivatives, Org. Electron., 2010, 11, 195

14.  Huang L., Liu C., Zhang J., Geng Y., Yan D., Evolution of 2,5-Bis(4-biphenylyl)bithiophene Thin Films and Its Effect on the Weak Epitaxy Growth of ZnPc, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2010, 114, 4821.

15.  Qiao X., Huang L., Chen W., Chang H., Zhang J., and Yan D, High performance lead phthalocyanine films and its effect on the field-effect transistors, Org. Electron., 2012, 13, 2406.

16.  Qiao X., Huang L., Zhang J., Tian H., Geng Y., and Yan D., Weak Epitaxy Growth of Phthalocyanine on Inducing Layers of Fluorinated 5,5″-Bis(biphenyl-4-yl)-2,2′:5′,2″-terthiophene, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2012, 116, 1812

17.  Qiao X.,  Chang H., Huang L., Zhang J., Tian H., Geng Y. and Yan D., Highly ordered thin films of 5,5′′-bis(3′-fluoro-biphenyl-4-yl)-2,2′ : 5′,2′′-terthiophene with two meso-phases, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2012, 14, 10279

18.  Chen W., Huang L., Qiao X., Yang J., Yu B., Yan D., Efficient planar organic solar cells with the high near-infrared response, Org. Electron., 2012, 13, 1086

19.  Yu B., Huang L., Wang H. and Yan D. Efficient Organic Solar Cells Using a High-Quality Crystalline Thin Film as a Donor Layer. Adv. Mater., 2011. 22, 1017.