Dr Jianfeng Hu CEng

Dr Jianfeng Hu

School of Chemical Engineering

Contact details

School of Chemical Engineering
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Jianfeng has published over 13 research papers and 5 patents in scientific journal in the fields of coating, novel materials, and microcapsules. And he is a reviewer of journal of Fine Chemicals and journal of Colloid and Polymer Science. He has received over 5,000,000 RMB from Guangzhou Science Technology and innovation commission and Guangdong Provincial Department of Science and Technology and companies.

Jianfeng Hu is a lecturer of School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, South China University of Technology. He came to our group as a co-supervised PhD student from Sepember 2007 to Febuary 2009. He came to our group as an academic visitor from March 2016 to March 2017.


  • Lecturer in Chemical Engineering.
  • Science and technology correspondent of Guangzhou Goaland Energy Conservation Tech, Co.Ltd.
  • Science and technology correspondent of Guangdong Xingning Fine Chemicals Factory Co., Ltd.
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering 2009.


Jianfeng Hu qualified with a BSc of Fine Chemical Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology in 2001. He went on to study for a PhD in Chemical Engineering 2 years later. In his PhD purchasing period, he went to University of Birmingham and co-supervised by Prof. Zhibing Zhang.  After he got his PhD degree, he got lecturer title in South China University of Technology.


Teaching Programmes

  • Organical Chemistry, 
  • Organical chemistry experiment.
  •  Business management of chemical  enterprise, Pharmaceutical administration and regulation


  • Synthesis and properties research of Self-healing microcapsules.
  • Formulation and production of functional coating.
  • Preparing  and scaling up functional materials.


  • Junheng Xing, Zhengbin Xia, Jianfeng Hu, Yanhong Zhang, LI Zhong. Time dependence of growth and crystallization of anodic titanium oxide films in potentiostatic mode, Corrosion Science, (SCI),2013,(75),212~219.
  • Junheng Xing, Zhengbin Xia, Jianfeng Hu,Yanhong Zhang, Li Zhong. Growth and Crystallization of Titanium Oxide
    Films at Different Anodization Modes. Journal of The Electrochemical Society,
  • Jun-Heng Xing, Hui Li, Zheng-Bin Xia, Jianfeng Hu, Yan-Hong Zhang, and Li Zhong. Formation and Crystallization of Anodic
    Oxide Films on Sputter-Deposited Titanium in Potentiostatic and Potential-Sweep
    Modes. Journal of The Electrochemical Society, (SCI),2013,160(10),503~510.
  • Jianfeng Hu,Huanqin Chen, Z. ZHANG .Mechanical Properties of Melamine Formaldehyde Microcapsules
    for Self-Healing Materials, Materials Chemistry and Physics.(SCI),2009/10:63~70
  • Yue Situ, Jianfeng Hu,etc..Synthesis, properties and application of a novel epoxidized soybean oil-toughened phenolic
    resin.China Chemical Engineering.(SCI)2007.55(3): 418-423
  • Jianfeng Hu,Yue Situ.etc. Synthesis and Properties of Novel Epoxidized Soybean Oil-Modified Phenolic Resin/Montmorillonite Nanocomposite.(SCI) 2008,23(4) :431-435
  • Yaoqiang Ming, Jianfeng Hu, Junheng Xing, Minghua Wu & Jinqing Qu. Preparation of polyurea/melamine formaldehyde double-layered self-healing microcapsules and investigation on core fraction(SCI), Journal of Microencapsulation, 2016.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02652048.2016.1178352
  • Jianfeng Hu, Yan Cai, Shan Lu, Jiezhen Xu, Zhongrun Yuan, Jianheng Huang, Yuliang Wen, Jinqing Qu. Effect of Surfactant on Zeta Potential and Rheology Behavior of Methylene Bis (thiocyanate) Suspension Concentrate. Chinese
    Journal of Chemical Engineering
    , 2016.