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Ph.D.Physical Chemistry, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2011.
B.S.Material Chemistry, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, 2006.


2018 – presentVice President, the Physical Society of Macao, Macao SAR
2018 – presentAssistant Professor, Department of Physics and Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau, Macao SAR
2017 – presentAssistant Professor, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, University of Macau, Macao SAR
2016 – 2016Deputy director, Research Institute, BTR New Energy Materials Inc, China
2013 – 2016Postdoctoral Researcher, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland
2011 – 2013Postdoctoral Researcher, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR


    Research Interests

    • Two-dimensional materials
    • Flexible system: electronics, energy storage, energy conversion, thermal dispassion


    GEGA1006     Green energy for global society

    APAC2001     Analytical and environmental chemistry


  1. X. Kong, H. Peng, S. Bu, Q. Gao, T. Jiao, J. Cheng, B. Liu, G. Hong, C. S. Lee, W. Zhang, Defect engineering of nanostructured electrocatalysts for enhancing nitrogen reduction. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 8, 7457-7473 (2020)
  2. C. Li, Q. Zhang, T. Li, B. He, P. Man, Z. Zhu, Z. Zhou, L. Wei, K. Zhang, G. Hong, Y. Yao, Nickel metal-organic framework nanosheets as novel binder-free cathode for advanced fibrous aqueous rechargeable Ni-Zn battery. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 8, 3262-3269 (2020)
  3. G. Li, D. Dong, G. Hong, L. Yan, X. T. Zhang, W. H. Song, High-efficiency cryo-thermocells assembled with anisotropic holey graphene aerogel electrodes and a eutectic redox electrolyte. Advanced Materials 1901403 (2019)
  4. L. Han, Y. L. Zhong, Y. Su, L. T. Wang, L. S. Zhu, X. F. Fei, Y. Z. Dong, G. Hong, Y. T. Zhou, D. Fang, Nanocomposites based on 3D macroporous biomass carbon with SnS2 nanosheets hierarchical structure for efficient removal of hexavalent chromium. Chemical Engineering Journal 369, 1138-1149. (2019)
  5. G. Y. Li, G. Hong, D. P. Dong, W. H. Song, X. T. Zhang, Multiresponsive Graphene-Aerogel-Directed Phase-Change Smart Fibers. Advanced Materials 30, 1801754 (2018)
  6. G. Hong, Y. Han, T. M. Schutzius, Y. M. Wang, Y. Pan, M. Hu, J. S. Jie, C. S. Sharma, U. Muller, D. Poulikakos, On the mechanism of hydrophilicity of graphene. Nano Letters 16, 4447-4453 (2016)
  7. G. Hong, Q. H. Wu, J. G. Ren, C. D. Wang, W. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, Recent progress in organic molecule/graphene interfaces. Nano Today 8, 388-402 (2013)
  8. G. Hong, M. Zhou, R. X. Zhang, S. M. Hou, W. Choi, Y. S. Woo, J. Y. Choi, Z. F. Liu, J. Zhang, Separation of metallic and semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotube arrays by “scotch tape”. Angewandte Chemie 50, 6819-6823 (2011) 
  9. G. Hong, B. Zhang, B. H. Peng, J. Zhang, W. M. Choi, J. Y. Choi, J. M. Kim, Z. F. Liu, Direct growth of semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotube array. Journal of American Chemical Society 131, 14642–14643 (2009)
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2020Excellence in service, IAPME academic awards 2019/2020




Open Position

1. Ph. D. Positions (Open)

We have two Ph. D. openings in the area of low dimensional materials and flexible system for the fall semester of 2021.  The scholarship (20000MOP/month or 12500MOP/month) will be determined according to the quality of applicants. Interested candidates should send Prof. G. Hong via e-mail a cover letter and CV. 

Interested candidates can apply through Early Admission (for undergraduates) and Regular Admission (for undergraduates and postgraduates). Please visit the graduate school for detailed information (

Minimum Requirements: Graduate from top universities (一流大学建设高校 or 一流学科建设高校)

2. Postdoc Position (Closed)

We have one postdoc opportunity in the area of low dimensional materials and flexible system. The candidate should have received a PhD degree in an internationally recognized institution, typically in one of the following areas: materials science, physics, chemistry, and/or chemical engineering. Optimally, candidates with extensive knowledge of nanomaterials and energy storage are sought. Qualified candidate will receive a gross salary of 240,000~300,000 MOP with a tax of ~5%. The starting date is January 2020. Interested candidates should send email to Prof. G. Hong including a cover letter, CV, and the contact information of two references. 

3. Advanced Postdoc Opportunity (Open)

UM Postdoc Fellowship: The gross salary of UM Postdoc Fellowship winner is 500,000 MOP/year for two years. Interested candidates should send email to Prof. G. Hong including a cover letter and CV before application. Please visit UM news for detailed information (

Minimum Requirements: three publication with IF>10