Faculty List

Full Name:

Prof. Lutao WENG

Adjunct Professor
PhD, Catholic University of Louvain (1990)


(852) 2358 8735


(852) 2358 0054



Research Area

Advanced Materials, Materials Analysis

Research Interests

Surface chemistry and surface analysis of advanced materials; Surface analysis techniques (TOF-SIMS, XPS, and AES etc.); Materials analysis

Current Research Activities

Surface analysis of advanced materials; Surface and Interface Science; Polymers and composites; Heterogeneous catalysis

Recent Publications

Abidi, Irfan Haider; Weng, Lutao; Chi pui jeremy wong; Tyagi, Abhishek; Lin gan; Ding, Yao; Man li; Gao,zhaoli; Xue, Ruiwen; Hossain, Md Delowar; Zhuang, Minghao; Ou, Xuewu; Luo, Zhengtang "New Approach to Unveiling Individual Atomic Layers of 2D Materials and Their Heterostructures", Chemistry of Materials, 15 February 2018 (2018)


Xie, Wenjing; Weng, Lu-Tao; Chan, Chak-Keung; Yeung, King Lun; Chan, Chi-Ming "Reactions of SO2 and NH3 with epoxy groups on the surface of graphite oxide powder", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, v. 20, (9), 2018, p. 6431-6439 (2018)


Xie, Wenjing; Weng, Lu-Tao; Chan, Chak Keung; Yeung, King Lun; Chan, Chi-Ming "Reactions of SO<sub>2</sub> and NH<sub>3</sub> with Epoxy Groups on the Surface of Graphite Oxide Powder", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, v. 20, (9), 2018, p. 6431-6439 (2018)


Han, Lu; Lu, Xiong; Wang, Menghao; Gan, Donglin; Deng, Weili; Wang, Kefeng; Fang, Liming; Liu, Kezhi; Chan, Chun Wai; Tang, Youhong; Weng, Lutao; Yuan, Huipin "A Mussel-Inspired Conductive, Self-Adhesive, and Self-Healable Tough Hydrogel as Cell Stimulators and Implantable Bioelectronics", Small, v. 13, (2), 2017, Article number 1601916 (2017)


Xie, Wenjing; Weng, Lutao; Ng, Kai Mo; Chan, Chak Keung; Chan, Chi Ming "Defects of Clean Graphene and Sputtered Graphite Surfaces Characterized by Time-of-flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry and X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy", Carbon, v. 112, 2017, p. 192-200 (2017)


Sun, Guoxing; Liang, Rui; Zhang, Jinrui; Li, Zongjin; Weng, Lutao "Mechanism of Cement Paste Reinforced by Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Powder and Thermotropic Liquid Crystalline Copolyester Fiber with Enhanced Mechanical Properties", Cement & Concrete Composites, v. 78, 2017, p. 57-62 (2017)


Han, Lu; Lu, Xiong; Liu, Kezhi; Wang, Kefeng; Fang, Liming; Weng, Lutao; Zhang, Hongping; Tang, Youhong; Ren, Fuzeng; Zhao, Cancan; Sun, Guoxing; Liang, Rui; Li, Zongjin "Mussel-Inspired Adhesive and Tough Hydrogel Based on Nanoclay Confined Dopamine Polymerization", ACS Nano, v. 11, (3), 2017, p. 2561-2574 (2017)


Abidi, Irfan H.; Liu, Yuanyue; Pan, Jie; Tyagi, Abhishek; Zhuang, Minghao ; Zhang, Qicheng; Cagang, Aldrine Abenoja; Weng, Lutao; Sheng, Ping; Goddard III, William A.; Luo, Zhengtang "Regulating Top-Surface Multilayer/Single-Crystal Graphene Growth by “Gettering” Carbon Diffusion at Backside of the Copper Foil", Advanced Functional Materials, 11 April 2017 (2017)


Ren, Xianwen; Weng, Lutao; Ng, Kai Mo; Chan, Chi Ming "Suppression of surface pattern formation in spin-coated polymer films by the addition of polydimethylsiloxane-grafted silica nanoparticles", Surface and Interface Analysis, v. 49, (3), 2017, p. 210-215 (2017)


Han, Lu; Yan, Liwei; Wang, Kefeng; Fang, Liming; Zhang, Hongping; Tang, Youhong; Ding, Yonghui; Weng, Lu-Tao; Xu, Jielong; Weng, Jie; Liu, Yujie; Ren, Fuzeng; Lu, Xiong "Tough, self-healable and tissue-adhesive hydrogel with tunable multifunctionality", NPG Asia materials, v. 9, April 2017 (2017)


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