Kevin Liu

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Kevin (Shih-Hsien) Liu (劉士賢) is a research professional with chemical engineering background and experience in physical and computational chemistry for biological applications. His research interests include drug discovery, bioenergy, nanoscience, and molecular dynamics. He obtained his Ph.D. in computational chemistry from the Pennsylvania State University in 2017, M.S. in materials chemistry from National Taiwan University in 2010, and B.S.E. in chemical engineering from National Taiwan University in 2008.

Other Publications

5. Liu, S.-H.; Fichthorn, K. A. Interaction of Alkylamines with Cu Surfaces: A Metal-Organic Many-Body Force Field. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2017, 121 (40), 22531-22541.
4. Liu, S.-H.; Balankura, T.; Fichthorn, K. A. Self-Assembled Monolayer Structures of Hexadecylamine on Cu Surfaces: Density-Functional Theory. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2016, 18 (48), 32753-32761.
3. Liu, S.-H.; Saidi, W. A.; Zhou, Y.; Fichthorn, K. A. Synthesis of {111}-Faceted Au Nanocrystals Mediated by Polyvinylpyrrolidone: Insights from Density-Functional Theory and Molecular Dynamics. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2015, 119 (21), 11982-11990.
2. Liu, S.-H.; Chen, F.-S.; Lu, C.-H. Synthesis of CuInSe2 Films via Selenizing the Cu-In Alloy-Containing Nanopowders. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 2012, 517, 14-19.
1. Liu, S.-H.; Chen, F.-S.; Lu, C.-H. Preparation of Thin CuInSe2 Films Using Cu-In Alloy Nanoparticles. Chemistry Letters 2010, 39 (12), 1333-1335.


1. Lu, C.-H.; Liu, S.-H.; Chen, F.-S. Method of Forming IB-IIIA-VIA Compounds. Taiwan 201228930.!!FR_201228930


4. Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility Director's Discretion Project (BIP197): Molecular Modeling of Cellulose Nanofibers in Spray Drying Process, Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, December 2019.
3. Distinguished Conscript, Taiwan Air Force, June 2011.
2. Presidential Award (Honors), National Taiwan University, October 2008.
1. Undergraduate Research Project (96-2815-C-002-020-E): Preparation and Characterization of TiO2 Nanomaterials, Taiwan National Science Council, July 2007.