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Shing-jiang Jessie Lue











Shing-jiang Jessie Lue


Tel:+886-3-2118800 ext. 5489




Work Experience
Chang Gung University
Chang Gung University Department chair


Chang Gung University
Associate Professor
Stand Foods Co. 
Senior Researcher
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (USA)
Engineer/Lab Supervisor


Academic Education  
University of Missouri-Columbia 
National Taiwan University 
National Taiwan University


Membrane Technology, Fuel Cells and Secondary Batteries,Water Treatment Processes, Nano- and Biotechnology


Awards and Honors
  1. Best paper award in Chinese Institute of Chemical Engineering Annual Meeting (2005)
  2. Best paper award in Polymer Science Annual Meeting and International Conference of Nano-polymeric Conference (2008)
  3. Excellent Teacher Award from Chang Gung University (2009,2011)
  4. Excellent Pesearch Award from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (2008-2016)


Recent Publications (2008 -now )


1.        S.J. Lue*, J.Y. Chen, J.M. Yang, Crystallinity and stability of poly(vinyl alcohol)-fumed silica mixed matrix membranes, J. Macromol. Sci. Part B-Phys. 47 (2008) 39–51.

2.        S.J. Lue*, W.W. Chen, S.Y. Wu, L.D. Wang, C.H. Kuo, Vapor permeation modeling of multi-component systems using a poly(dimethylsiloxane) membrane, J. Membr. Sci. 311 (2008) 380–389.

3.        S.J. Lue*, S.F. Wang, L.D. Wang, W.W. Chen, K.M. Du, S.Y. Wu, Diffusion of multicomponent vapors in a poly(dimethyl siloxane) membrane, Desalination 233 (2008) 277–285.

4.        S.J. Lue*, S.Y. Wu, S.F. Wang, L.D. Wang, C.L. Tsai, Modeling multi-component vapor sorption in a poly(dimethyl siloxane) membrane, Desalination 233 (2008) 286–294.

5.        S.J. Lue*, J.J. Hsu, T.C. Wei,Drug permeation modeling through the thermo-sensitive membranes of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) brushes grafted onto micro-porous films, J. Membr. Sci. 321 (2008) 146154.

6.        S.J. Lue*, D.T. Lee, J.Y. Chen, C.H. Chiu, C.C. Hu, Y.C. Jean, J.Y. Lai, Diffusivity enhancement of water vapor in poly(vinyl alcohol)-fumed silica nano-composite membranes: Correlation with polymer crystallinity and free-volume properties, J. Membr. Sci. 325 (2008) 831–839.

7.        S.J. Lue*, S.J. Shieh, Water states in perfluorosulfonic acid membranes using differential scanning calorimetry, J. Macromol. Sci. Part B-Phys. 48 (2009) 114–127.

8.        S.J. Lue*, S. J. Shieh, Modeling water states in polyvinyl alcohol-fumed silica composites, Polymer 50 (2009) 654–661.

9.        S.J. Lue*, J. Chow, C. Chien, H. Chen, Cross-flow microfiltration of oily water using a ceramic membrane, Sep. Sci. Technol.44 (2009) 3435–3454.

10.     S.J. Lue*, W.W. Chen, S.F. Wang, Vapor permeation of toluene, m-xylene, and methanol vapors on poly(dimethylsiloxane) membranes, Sep. Sci. Technol.44 (2009) 3412–3434.

11.     S.J. Lue*, J.S. Ou, C.H. Kuo, H.Y. Chen, T.H. Yang, Pervaporative separation of azeotropic methanol/toluene mixtures in polyurethane-poly(dimethylsiloxane) (PU-PDMS) blend membranes: Correlation with sorption and diffusion behaviors in a binary solution system, J. Membr. Sci. 347 (2010) 108–115.

12.     Y.J. Fu, H.Z. Qui, K.S. Liao, S.J. Lue, C.C. Hu*, K.R. Lee*, J.Y. Lai, Effect of UV-ozone treatment on poly(dimethylsiloxane) membranes: Surface characterization and gas separation performance, Langmuir 26 (2010) 4392–4399.

13.     S.J. Lue*, C.L. Tsai, D.T. Lee, K.P.O. Mahesh, M.Y. Hua, C.-C. Hu, Y.C. Jean, K.R. Lee, J.-Y. Lai, Sorption, diffusion, and perm-selectivity of toluene vapor/nitrogen mixtures through polydimethylsiloxane membrane with two cross-linking densities, J. Membr. Sci. 349 (2010) 321–332.

14.     S.J. Lue*, J.S. Ou, S.L. Chen, W.S. Hung, C.-C. Hu, Y.C. Jean, J.-Y. Lai, Tailoring permeant sorption and diffusion properties with blended polyurethane/poly(dimethylsiloxane) (PU/PDMS) membranes, J. Membr. Sci. 356 (2010) 78–87.

15.     S.J. Lue*, P.W. Lo, L.Y. Hung, Y.L. Tung*, Application of micro-porous polycarbonate membranes in dye-sensitized solar cells: Cell performance and long-term stability, J. Power Sources195 (2010) 7677–7683.

16.     S.J. Lue*, W.T. Wang, K.P.O. Mahesh, C.-C. Yang, Enhanced performance of a direct methanol alkaline fuel cell (DMAFC) using a polyvinyl alcohol/fumed silica/KOH electrolyte, J. Power Sources195 (2010) 7991–7999.

17.     L.Y. Hung, S.J. Lue*, J.H. You, Mass transfer modeling of reverse osmosis performance on 0.5-2% salty water,Desalination 265 (2011) 67–73.

18.     S.J. Lue*, C.H. Chen, C.M. Shih, Tuning of lower critical solution temperature (LCST) of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) hydrogels, J. Macromol. Sci. Part B-Phys. 50 (2011) 563579.

19.     S.J. Lue*, K.P.O. Mahesh, W.T. Wang, J.Y. Chen, C.-C. Yang, Permeant transport properties and cell performance of potassium hydroxide doped poly(vinyl alcohol)/fumed silica nanocomposites, J. Membr. Sci. 367 (2011) 256–264.

20.     H.S. Chen, S.J. Lue*, Y.L. Tung, K.W. Cheng, K.C. Ho, Elucidation of electrochemical properties of electrolyte-impregnated micro-porous ceramic films as framework supports in dye-sensitized solar cells, J. Power Sources 196 (2011) 41624172.

21.     C.C. Yang*, S.J. Lue, J.Y. Shih, A novel organic/inorganic polymer membrane based on poly(vinyl alcohol)/poly(2-acrylamido-2-methyl-1-propanesulfonic acid/3-glycidyloxypropyl trimethoxysilane polymer electrolyte membrane for direct methanol fuel cells, J. Power Sources 196 (2011) 4458–4467.

22.     S.J. Lue*, I.M. Su, D.T. Lee, H.Y. Chen, C.-M. Shih, C.C. Hu, Y.C. Jean, J.Y. Lai, Correlation between free-volume properties and pervaporative flux of polyurethane-zeolite composites on organic solvent mixtures, J. Phys. Chem. B 115 (2011) 29472958.

23.     W.H. Pan, S.J. Lue*, C.M. Chang, Y.L. Liu*, Alkali doped polyvinyl alcohol/multi-walled carbon nano-tube electrolyte for direct methanol alkaline fuel cell, J. Membr. Sci.376 (2011) 225–232.

24.     S.J. Lue*, C.H. Chen, C.M. Shih, M.C. Tsai, C.Y. Kuo, J.Y. Lai, Grafting of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) on microporous polycarbonate films: Regulating lower critical solution temperatures for drug controlled release, J. Membr. Sci.379 (2011) 330– 340.

25.     S.J. Lue*, C.F. Chien, K.P.O. Mahesh, Pervaporative concentration of ethanol-water mixtures using heterogeneouspolydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) mixed matrix membranes, J. Membr. Sci.384 (2011) 17–26.

26.     S.J. Lue*, W.H. Pan, C.M. Chang, Y.L. Liu*, High-performance direct methanol alkaline fuel cell performance using potassium hydroxide-impregnated polyvinyl alcohol/carbon nano-tube electrolytes, J. Power Sources 202 (2012) 1–10.

27.     F.-Y. Chou, C.-M. Shih, M.-C. Tsai, W.-Y. Chiu, S.J. Lue*, Functional acrylic acid as stabilizer for synthesis of smart hydrogel particles containing a magnetic Fe3O4 core, Polymer 53 (2012) 28392846.

28.     T.-H. Yang, S.J. Lue*, UNIQUAC and UNIQUAC-HB models for the sorption behavior of ethanol/water mixtures in a cross-linked polydimethylsiloxane membrane, J. Membr. Sci.415–416 (2012) 534–545.

29.     S.J. Lue*, T.-H. Yang, K.-S. Chang, K.-L. Tung, Water diffusivity suppression and ethanol-over-water diffusion selectivity enhancement for ethanol/water mixtures in polydimethylsiloxane-zeolite membranes, J. Membr. Sci. 415–416 (2012) 635–643.

30.     K.S. Chang*, Y.C. Chung, T.H. Yang, S.J. Lue*, K.L. Tung*, Y.F. Lin,Free volume and alcohol transport properties of PDMS membranes: Insights of nano-structureand interfacial affinity from molecular modeling, J. Membr. Sci.417–418 (2012) 119–130.

31.     L. Zhang*, L. L. Li, N. J. Liu, H. L. Chen, Z. R. Pan, S. J. Lue, Pervaporation behavior of PVA membrane containing β-cyclodextrin for separating xylene isomeric mixtures, AIChE J. 59 (2013) 604–612.

32.     M.C. Tsai, C.M. Shih,S.J. Lue*,Drug permeation behavior through thermo- and pH-responsive polycarbonate-g-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) composites,Polym. Bull. 70 (2013) 1003–1017.

33.     F.Y. Chou, C.M. Shih, J.Y. Lai, W.Y. Chiu,S.J. Lue*, Time-resolved polymer propagation for acrylic acid-mediated nanolatexes containing magnetic Fe3O4 cores, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 13 (2013) 2147–2152.

34.     B.Y. Wang, H.K. Lin, N.Y. Liu, K.P.O. Mahesh, S.J. Lue*, Cell performance modeling of direct methanol fuel cells using proton-exchange solid electrolytes: Effective reactant diffusion coefficients in porous diffusion layers, J. Power Sources 227 (2013) 275–283.

35.     T.H. Yang, S.J. Lue*, Modeling sorption behavior for ethanol/water mixtures in a cross-linked polydimethylsiloxane membrane using Flory-Huggins equation, J. Macromol. Sci. Part B-Phys. 52 (2013) 1009–1029.

36.     F.-Y. Chou, J.Y. Lai, C.-M. Shih, S.J. Lue*, In vitro biocompatibility of magnetic thermo-responsive nanohydrogel particles of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) with Fe3O4 cores: Effect of particle size and chemical composition,Colloids Surf. B-Biointerfaces 104 (2013) 66–74.

37.     S.J. Lue*, B.W. Chen, C.M. Shih, F.Y. Chou, J.Y. Lai, W.Y. Chiu, Micron- and nano-sized poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) latex syntheses and their application for controlled drug release, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 13 (2013) 53055315.

38.     J.T. Chen, Y.J. Fu, K.L. Tung, S.H. Huang, W.S. Hung, S.J. Lue, C.C. Hu, K.R. Lee, J.Y. Lai, Surface modification of poly(dimethylsiloxane) by atmospheric pressure high temperature plasma torch to prepare high-performance gas separation membranes, J. Membr. Sci. 440 (2013) 1–8.

39.     T.H. Yang, S.J. Lue*, Coupled concentration-dependent diffusivities of ethanol/water mixtures through a polymeric membrane: effect on pervaporative flux and diffusivity profiles,J. Membr. Sci.443 (2013) 1–9.

40.     C.F. Lo, J.F. Wu, H.Y. Li, W.S. Hung, C.M. Shih, C.C. Hu, Y.L. Liu*, S.J. Lue*, Novel polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposites containing carbon nano-tubes with Fe3O4 pendants for alkaline fuel cell application, J. Membr. Sci. 444 (2013) 41–49.

41.     J.Y. Lai*, S.J. Lue, H.Y. Cheng, D.H.K. Ma, Effect of matrix nanostructure on the functionality of carbodiimide cross-linked amniotic membranes as limbal epithelial cell scaffolds, J. Biomed. Nanotechnol. 9 (2013) 2048-2062.

42.     C.C. Huang, Y.L. Liu, W.H. Pan, C.M. Chang, C.M. Shih, H.Y. Chu, C.H. Chien, C.H. Juan,S.J. Lue*, Direct borohydride fuel cell performance using hydroxide-conducting polymeric nano-composite electrolytes, J. Polym. Sci. Pt. B-Polym. Phys.51 (2013) 1779-1789.

43.     J.F. Wu, C.F. Lo, L.Y. Li, H.Y. Li, C.M. Chang, K.S. Liao, C.C. Hu, Y.L. Liu*, S.J. Lue*, Thermally stable polybenzimidazole/carbon nano-tube composites for alkaline direct methanol fuel cell applications, J. Power Sources 246 (2014) 39-48.

44.     T.M. Hsieh, S.J. Lue*, J. Ao*, Y. Sun, W.S. Feng, L.B. Chang, Characterizations of chemical bath-deposited zinc oxysulfide films and the effects of their annealing on copper-indium-gallium-selenide solar cell efficiency, J. Power Sources 246 (2014) 443-448.

45.     S.J. Lue*, W.L. Hsu,C.Y. Chao, K.P.O. Mahesh, Effects of operating conditions on direct methanol fuel cell performance using Nafion-based polymer electrolytes: Statistical analysis of variance,J. Fuel Cell Sci. Technol.11 (2014) 06100.

46.     B.Y. Wang, C.Y.K. Tseng, C.M. Shih, S.J. Lue*, Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)/silane cross-linked sulfonated poly(styrene-ethylene/butylene-styrene) (sSEBS) composite membrane for direct alcohol and formic acid fuel cells, J. Membr. Sci. 464 (2014) 43-54.

47.     S.J. Lue*, Y.L. Wu, Y.L. Tung, C.M. Shih, Y.C. Wang, J.R. Li, Functional titanium oxide nano-particles as electron lifetime, electrical conductance enhancer, and long-term performance booster in quasi-solid-state electrolyte for dye-sensitized solar cells, J. Power Sources274 (2015) 1283-291.

48.     C.L. Lai*, J.T. Chen, Y.J. Fu, W.R. Liu, Y.R. Zhong, S.H. Huang, W.S. Hung, S.J. Lue, C.C. Hu*, K.R. Lee, Bio-inspired cross-linking with borate for enhancing gas-barrier properties of poly(vinyl alcohol)/graphene oxide composite films, Carbon 82 (2015) 513-522.

49.     G.M. Liaw, C.C. Yang, C.C. Hu, Y.L. Pai, S.J. Lue*, Novel quaternized polyvinyl alcohol/quaternized chitosan nano-composite as an effective hydroxide-conducting electrolyte, J. Membr. Sci. 485 (2015) 17-29.

50.     L.Y. Li, B.C. Yu, C.M. Shih,S.J. Lue*,Polybenzimidazole membranes for direct methanol fuel cell: acid-doped or alkali-doped? J. Power Sources 287 (2015) 386-395.

51.     P.W. Lo, F.Y. Huang, Y.L. Tung, K.W. Cheng, S.J. Lue*, Correlation between dye-sensitized solar cell performance and internal resistance using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem. Biophys. 5(3) (2015) 181.

52.     S.J. Lue*,Y.L. Pai,C.M. Shih, M.C. Wu, S.M. Lai, Novel bilayer well-aligned Nafion/graphene oxide composite membranes prepared using spin coating method for direct liquid fuel cells, J. Membr. Sci. 493 (2015) 212-223.

53.      K.L. Liu, H.C. Lee, B.Y. Wang, S.J. Lue, C.Y. Lu, L.D. Tsai, J. Fang, C.Y. Chao*, Sulfonated poly(styrene-block-(ethylene-ran-butylene)-block-styrene (SSEBS)-zirconium phosphate (ZrP) composite membranes for direct methanol fuel cells, J. Membr. Sci. 495 (2015) 110-120.

54.     C.Y. Huang, J.S. Lin, W.H. Pan, C.M. Shih, Y.L. Liu, S.J. Lue*, Alkaline direct ethanol fuel cell performance using alkali-impregnated polyvinyl alcohol/functionalized carbon nano-tube solid electrolytes, J. Power Sources303 (2016) 267-277.

55.     G.M. Liaw, P.C. Li,J.S. Lin, W.T. Ma, B.C. Yu, H.Y. Li, Y.L. Liu, C.C. Yang, C.M. Shih,S.J. Lue*, Highly conductive quasi-coaxial electrospunquaternized polyvinyl alcohol nanofibers and composites as high-performance solid electrolytes, J. Power Sources304 (2016) 136-145.

56.     P.C. Li, G.M. Liao, S. Rajesh Kumar, C.M. Shih , C.C. Yang, D.M. Wang, S.J. Lue*, Fabrication and characterization of chitosan nanoparticle-incorporated quaternized poly(vinyl alcohol) composite membranes as solid Electrolytes for direct methanol alkaline fuel cells, Electrochim.Acta187 (2016) 616-628.

57.   S. R. Kumar, C.H. Juan , G.M. Liao , J.S. Lin , C.C. Yang, W.T. Ma , J.H. You,S.J. Lue*,Fumed silica nanoparticles incorporated in quaternized poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposite membrane for enhanced power densities in direct alcohol alkaline fuel cells,Energies9 (2016) 15.

58.     C.C. Yang*, Y.W. Hung, S.J. Lue, The carbon additive effect on electrochemical performance of LiFe0.5Mn0.5PO4/C composites by a simple solid-state method for lithium ion batteries, Batteries 2 (2016) 18.

59.     C.C. Yang*, Y.W. Hung, S.J. Lue, Improved electrochemical properties of LiFe0.5Mn0.5PO4/C composite materials via a surface coating process, J. Power Sources 325 (2016) 565-574.

Book chapter:

W.M. Hsieh, K.W. Cheng, S.J.Lue*, Preparation and characterization of ZnS thin films using chemical bath deposition method: effects of deposition time and thermal treatment, in Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Fabrication, Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) (2011), Volume 2, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118062142.ch5

S.J. Lue*, Interactions of small permeants in polymeric matrices: A low-temperature differential scanning calorimetry study, in: “Polymer Chains: Structure, Physical Properties and Industrial Uses”, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York, 2011. (ISBN: 9781621004226)