Prof. Li graduated with his Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from Shandong University in 1997, later receiving a doctorate in Chemical Technology from the graduate school of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2002. He then served as a postdoctoral researcher at GSST for 2 years. In 2004, Prof. Li started his teaching career at GSST, where he is currently a Professor of Materials Science and Engineering.
The research of Prof. Li mainly focuses on the composition optimization, interface building and structure design of advanced electrochemical energy storage materials, he has proposed the design principle of a series of highly stable and highly efficient electrolytes and electrodes towards commercial lithium ion batteries as well as the next-generation energy storage systems. Until now, Prof. Li has published more than 240 SCI papers on electrochemical energy storage with a citation of about 8000 times, these include 16 ESI highly cited papers and 2 ESI hot papers. Moreover, he holds 77 Chinese and foreign patents, and 30 patent technology has been used in practical applications.
Associate editor, Energy & Environmental Materials
Professor&Director, Department of Energy and Environment, Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University.
Director, Materials and device testing center, Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University.
Director, Industrial Energy Conservation and Green Development Evaluation Center, National Ministry of Industry and Information.
Director, Advanced Battery and Material Engineering Research Center of Guangdong.
Director, Joint Laboratory for Standardization of Power Batteries.
Deputy director, National and Local Joint Engineering Laboratory of Functional Carbon Materials.
Secretary general, Industrial-Academic-Research Advanced Battery and Material Technology Innovation Alliance of Guangdong.
President, Shenzhen Institute of Power Technology.
Deputy director, Technical Committee for Standardization of Electric Vehicles.
Committee member, Academic Committee of Guangdong Key Laboratory of Thermal Management Engineering and Materials.
 Yi Chen; Wenxue Zhang; Dong Zhou; Huajun Tian; Dawei Su*; Chengyin Wang; Declan Stockdale; Feiyu Kang; Baohua Li*; Guoxiu Wang*, Co-Fe Mixed Metal Phosphide Nanocubes with Highly Interconnected-Pore Architecture as an Efficient Polysulfide Mediator for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries. ACS nano 2019.
 Kaikai Li; Jun Zhang; Dongmei Lin; Da-Wei Wang; Baohua Li; Wei Lv; Sheng Sun; Yan-Bing He; Feiyu Kang; Quan-Hong Yang; Limin Zhou; Tong-Yi Zhang, Evolution of the electrochemical interface in sodium ion batteries with ether electrolytes (vol 10, 725, 2019).Nature Communications 2019, 10.
 Xu Xiaofu, Zhou Dong, Qin Xianying, Lin Kui, Kang Feiyu, Li Baohua*, Shanmukaraj Devaraj, Rojo Teofilo, Armand Michel*, Wang Guoxiu*. A room-temperature sodium-sulfur battery with high capacity and stable cycling performance. Nature Communications. 2018, 9, 3870.
 Shi Ruiying, Han Cuiping, Duan Huan, Xu Lei, Zhou Dong, Li Hongfei, Li Junqin, Kang Feiyu, Li Baohua*,Wang Guoxiu*. Redox-Active Organic Sodium Anthraquinone-2 -Sulfonate (AQS) Anchored on Reduced Graphene Oxide for High-Performance Supercapacitors. Advanced Energy Materials, 2018, 8(31), 1802088.
 Dong Zhou, Yi Chen, Hongbo Fan, Faliang Cheng, Devaraj, Baohua Li*, Shanmukaraj, Teofilo Rojo, Michel Armand, Guoxiu Wang*. A Stable Quasi-Solid-State Sodium–Sulfur Battery, Angewandte Chemie-International Edition, 2018, 57(32): 10168~10172.
 Ruiying Shi, Cuiping Han, Hongfei Li, Lei Xu, Tengfei Zhang, Junqin Li, Zhiqun Lin, Ching-Pin Wong, Feiyu Kang, Baohua Li*, NaCl-templated synthesis of hierarchical porous carbon with extremely large specific surface area and improved graphitization degree for high energy density lithium ion capacitors, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2018, 6(35): 17057-17066.
 Laiyan Luo, Xianying Qin, Junxiong Wu, Gemeng Liang, Qing Li, Ming Liu, Feiyu Kang, Guohua Chen*, Baohua Li*, An interwoven MoO3@CNT scaffold interlayer for high-performance lithium-sulfur batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2018, 6(18): 8612-8619.
 Hai Li, Kun Qian, Xianying Qin, Dongqing Liu, Ruiying Shi, Aihua Ran, Cuiping Han, Yan-Bing He, Feiyu Kang, Baohua Li*, The different Li/Na ion storage mechanisms of nano Sb2O3 anchored on graphene, Journal of Power Sources, 2018, 385: 114-121.
 Kun Qian, Linkai Tang, Marnix Wagemaker, Yan-Bing He, Dongqing Liu, Hai Li, Ruiying Shi, Baohua Li*, Feiyu Kang*, A Facile Surface Reconstruction Mechanism toward Better Electrochemical Performance of Li4Ti5O12 in Lithium-Ion Battery, Advanced Science, 2017, 4: 1700205.
 Tianhong Zhou, Wei Lv*, Jia Li, Guangmin Zhou, Yan Zhao, Shaoxun Fan, Bilu Liu, Baohua Li*, Feiyu Kang and Quan-Hong Yang*. Twinborn TiO2-TiN hetero structures enabling smooth trapping-diffusion-conversion of polysulfides towards ultralong life lithium-sulfur batteries, Energy & Environmental Science, 2017, 10: 1694-1703.
 Qidi Wang, Chenglong Zhao, Yaxiang Lu, Yunming Li, Yuheng Zheng, Yuruo Qi, Xiaohui Rong, Liwei Jiang, Xinguo Qi, Yuanjun Shao, Du Pan, Baohua Li*, Yong-Sheng Hu*, and Liquan Chen, Advanced nanostructured anode materials for sodium-ion batteries, Small, 2017, 13(42): UNSP 1701835.
 Qingwen Lu, Yan-Bing He, Qipeng Yu, Baohua Li*, Yusuf Valentino Kaneti, Youwei Yao, Feiyu Kang, Quan-Hong Yang*. Dendrite-Free, High-Rate, Long-Life Lithium Metal Batteries with a 3D Cross-Linked Network Polymer Electrolyte. Advanced Materials, 2017, 1604460.
 Ming Liu, Xianying Qin, Yanbing He, Baohua Li* and Feiyu Kang*. Recent Innovative Configurations in High-Energy Lithium–Sulfur Batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5: 5222-5234.
 Chao Wang, Shuan Wang, Yan-Bing He*, Linkai Tang, Cuiping Han, Cheng Yang, Marnix Wagemaker*, Baohua Li*, Quan-Hong Yang, Jang-Kyo Kim, and Feiyu Kang. Combining fast li-ion battery cycling with large volumetric energy density: grain boundary induced high electronic and ionic conductivity in Li4Ti5O12 spheres of densely packed nanocrystallites. Chemistry of Materials, 2015, 27(16): 5647-5656.
 Chengjun Xu; Baohua Li; Hongda Du; Feiyu Kang, Energetic Zinc Ion Chemistry: The Rechargeable Zinc Ion Battery. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition 2012, 51, (4), 933-935.
 Baohua Li; Cuiping Han; Yan-Bing He; Cheng Yang; Hongda Du; Quan-Hong Yang; Feiyu Kang, Facile synthesis of Li4Ti5O12/C composite with super rate performance. Energy & Environmental Science 2012, 5, (11), 9595-9602.