Magnetic Metal-Organic Framework Exhibiting Quick and Selective Solvatochromic Behavior along with Reversible Crystal-to-Amorphous-to-Crystal Transformation

Hu, P.; Yin, L.; Kirchon, A.; Li, J.; Li, B.; Wang, Z.; Ouyang, Z.; Zhang, T.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem., 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.8b00703 Just Accepted

Flexible Hierarchical Metal-Organic Framework Composites for High-Performance Catalysis

Huang, N.; Drake, H.; Li, J.; Pang, J.; Wang, Y.; Yuan, S.; Wang, Q.; Cai, P.; Qin, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew., 2018, DOI:10.1002/anie.201803096R1, DOI:10.1002/ange.201803096R1 Just Accepted

Creating Effective Nano-Reactors on Carbon Nanotubes with Mechano-Chemical Treatments for High-Areal-Capacity Sulfur Cathodes and Lithium Anodes

Yang, G.; Tan, J.; Jin, H.; Kim, Y. H.; Yang, X.; Son, D. H.; Ahn, S.; Zhou, H.-C.; Yu, C., Adv. Funct. Mat., 2018, Just Accepted

Interior Decoration of Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks

Lollar, C.; Qin, J.-S.; Pang, J.; Yuan, S.; Becker, B.; Zhou, H.-C., Langmuir, 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00823


Tailor-Made Pyrazolide-Based Metal-Organic Frameworks for Selective Catalysis

Huang, N.; Wang, K.; Drake, H.; Cai, P.; Pang, J.; Li, J.; Che, S.; Huang, L.; Wang, Q.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b02710

Applications of Immobilized Bio-Catalyst in Metal-Organic Frameworks

Wang, Q.; Lian, X.; Fang, Y.; Zhou, H.-C., Catalysts, 2018 , 8 (4), 166 DOI:10.3390/catal8040166


3D Long-Range Triplet Migration in a Water-Stable Metal–Organic Framework for Upconversion-Based Ultralow-Power in Vivo Imaging

Park, J.; Xu, M.; Li, F.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140 (16), 5493-5499. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b01613


Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks as a Host Platform for Catalysis and Biomimetics

Qin, J.-S.; Yuan, S.; Lollar, C.; Pang, J.; Alsalme, A.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Commun., 2018 , 54, 4231-4249. DOI:10.1039/C7CC09173G

Enzyme-MOF Nanoreactor Activates Nontoxic Paracetamol for Cancer Therapy

Lian, X.; Huang, Y.; Zhu, Y.; Fang, Y.; Zhao, R.; Joseph, E.; Li, J.; Pellois, J.-P.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57 (20), 5725-5730. DOI:10.1002/anie.201801378

Pore-Environment Engineering with Multiple Metal Sites in Rare-Earth Porphyrinic Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zhang, L.; Yuan, S.; Feng, L.; Guo, B.; Qin, J.-S.; Xu, B.; Lollar, C.; Sun, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57 (18), 5095-5099. DOI:10.1002/anie.201802661

Recent Advances in Gas Storage and Separation Using Metal–Organic Frameworks

Li, H.; Wang, K.; Sun, Y.; Lollar, C.; Li, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Mater. Today 2018, 21 (2), 108-121. DOI:10.1016/j.mattod.2017.07.006

Formation of a Highly Reactive Cobalt Nanocluster Crystal within a Highly Negatively Charged Porous Coordination Cage

Fang, Y.; Xiao, Z.; Li, J.; Lollar, C.; Liu, L.; Lian, X.; Yuan, S.; Banerjee, S.; Zhang, P.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57 (19), 5283-5287. DOI:10.1002/anie.201712372

Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks: Design, Synthesis, and Applications

Yuan, S.; Feng, L; Wang, K.; Pang, J.; Bosch, M.; Lollar, C.; Sun, Y.; Qin, J.; Yang, X.; Zhang, P.; Wang, Q.; Zou, L.; Zhang, Y.; Zhang, L.; Fang, Y.; Li, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Adv. Mater. 2018, 1704303. DOI:10.1002/adma.201704303

Accelerating Membrane-based CO2 Separation by Soluble Nanoporous Polymer Networks Produced by Mechanochemical Oxidative Coupling

Zhu, X.; Hua, Y.; Tian, C.; Abney, C. W.; Zhang, P.; Jin, T.; Liu, G.; Browning, K. L.; Sacci, R. L.; Veith, G. M.; Zhou, H.-C.; Jin, W.; Dai, S., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57 (11), 2816. DOI:10.1002/anie.201710420

Ultra-Small Face-Centered-Cubic Ru Nanoparticles Confined within a Porous Coordination Cage for Dehydration

Fang, Y.; Li, J.; Togo, T.; Jin, F.; Xiao, Z.; Liu, L.; Drake, H.; Lian, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. 2018, 4 (3), 555-563. DOI:10.1016/j.chempr.2018.01.004

Creating Hierarchical Pores by Controlled Linker Thermolysis in Multivariate Metal-Organic Frameworks

Feng, L.; Yuan, S.; Zhang, L.-L.; Tan, K.; Li, J.-L.; Kirchon, A.; Liu, L.-M., Zhang, P.; Han, Y.; Chabal, Y. J.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (6), 2363-2372. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b12916

Controllable Fluorescence Switching of a Coordination Chain Based on the Photoinduced Single-Crystal-to-Single-Crystal Reversible Transformation of a syn-[2.2]Metacyclophane

Li, N.-Y.; Liu, D.; Ren, Z.-G.; Lollar, C.; Lang, J.-P.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57 (2), 849-856. DOI:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b02817

Cost-Effective Synthesis and Solution Processing of Porous Polymer Networks Through Methanesulfonic Acid-Mediated Aldol Triple Condensation

Guo, Z.-H.; Wang, C.; Zhang, Q.; Che, S.; Zhou, H.-C.; Fang, L., Mater. Chem. Front. 2018, 2, 396-401. DOI:10.1039/C7QM00485K

[Ti8Zr2O12(COO)16] Cluster: An Ideal Inorganic Building Unit for Photoactive Metal-Organic Frameworks

Yuan, S.; Qin, J.-S.; Xu, H.-Q.; Su, J.; Rossi, D.; Chen, Y.; Zhang, L.; Lollar, C.; Wang, Q.; Jiang, H.-L.; Son, D. H.; Xu, H.; Huang, Z.; Zou, X.; Zhou, H.-C., ACS. Cent. Sci. 2018, 4 (1), 105-111. DOI:10.1021/acscentsci.7b00497

PCN-250 under Pressure: Sequential Phase Transformation and the Implications for MOF Densification

Yuan, S.; Sun, X.; Pang, J.; Lollar, C.; Qin, J.-S.; Perry, Z.; Joseph, E.; Wang, X.; Fang, Y.; Bosch, M.; Sun, D.; Liu, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Joule 2017, 1 (4), 806–815. DOI:10.1016/j.joule.2017.09.001

High Efficiency and Long-Term Intracellular Activity of an Enzymatic Nanofactory Based on Metal-Organic Frameworks

Lian, X.; Erazo-Oliveras, A.; Pellois, J. P.; Zhou, H.-C., Nat. Commun. 2017, 8. DOI:10.1038/s41467-017-02103-0

Redox-Switchable Breathing Behavior in Tetrathiafulvalene-Based Metal-Organic Frameworks

Su, J.; Yuan, S.; Wang, H.-Y.; Huang, L.; Ge, J.-Y.; Joseph, E.; Qin, J.; Cagin, T.; Zuo, J.-L.; Zhou, H.-C., Nat. Commun. 2017, 8. DOI:10.1038/s41467-017-02256-y

Systematic Engineering of Single Substitution in Zirconium Metal–Organic Frameworks toward High-Performance Catalysis

Huang, N.; Yuan, S.; Drake, H.; Yang, X.; Pang, J.; Qin, J.; Li, J.; Zhang, Y.; Wang, Q.; Jiang, D.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (51), 18590-18597. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b09553

Control the Structure of Zr-Tetracarboxylate Frameworks through Steric Tuning

Pang, J.; Yuan, S.; Qin, J.; Liu, C.; Lollar, C.; Wu, M.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C.; Hong, M., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (46), 16939-16945. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b09973

Flexible Zirconium MOFs as Bromine-Nanocontainers for Bromination Reactions under Ambient Conditions

Pang, J.; Yuan, S.; Du, D.; Lollar, C.; Zhang, L.; Wu, M.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C.; Hong, M., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56 (46), 14622-14626. DOI:10.1002/anie.201709186

A Zirconium Metal-Organic Framework with an Exceptionally High Volumetric Surface Area

Stewart, L.; Lu, W. G.; Wei, Z. W.; Ila, D.; Padilla, C.; Zhou, H.-C., Dalton Trans. 2017, 46 (41), 14270-14276. DOI:10.1039/C7DT03394J

Luminescent Sensors Based on Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zhang, Y.; Yuan, S.; Day, G.; Wang, X.; Yang, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Coord. Chem. Rev. 2018, 354, 28-45. DOI:10.1016/j.ccr.2017.06.007


Reversible Photoreduction of Cu(II)-Coumarin Metal-Organic Polyhedra

Bae, J.; Baek, K.; Yuan, D.; Kim, W.; Kim, K.; Zhou, H.-C.; Park, J., Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 9250-9253. DOI:10.1039/C7CC04799A

Anchor Installation on Porous Polymer Networks (PPNs) for High CO2 Uptake

Yang, X.; Zou, L.; Zhou, H.-C., Polymer, 2017, 126, 303-307. DOI:10.1016/j.polymer.2017.07.028


Porous Organic Polymers for Post-Combustion Carbon Capture

Zou, L.; Sun, Y.; Che, S.; Yang, X.; Wang, X.; Bosch, M.; Wang, Q.; Li, H.; Smith, M.; Yuan, S.; Perry, Z.; Zhou, H.-C., Adv. Mater., 2017, 29 (37), 1700229. DOI:10.1002/adma.201700229



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