Functional Mesoporous Metal−Organic Frameworks for the Capture of Heavy Metal Ions and Size-Selective Catalysis

Fang, Q.-R.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Sculley, J.; Li, J.-R.; Han, Z.-B.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 49, (24), 11637-11642. DOI:10.1021/ic101935f

Ligand Bridging-Angle-Driven Assembly of Molecular Architectures Based on Quadruply Bonded Mo−Mo Dimers

Li, J.-R.; Yakovenko, A. A.; Lu, W.; Timmons, D. J.; Zhuang, W.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2010, 132, (49), 17599-17610. DOI:10.1021/ja1080794

Tuning the Topology and Functionality of Metal−Organic Frameworks by Ligand Design

Zhao, D.; Timmons, D. J.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Accounts of Chemical Research, 2011, 44, (2), 123-133. DOI:10.1021/ar100112y

Recent Advances in the Study of Mesoporous Metal-Organic Frameworks

Fang, Q.-R.; Makal, T. A.; Young, M. D.; Zhou, H.-C., Comments on Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 31, (5-6), 165-195. DOI:10.1080/02603594.2010.520254

Porous Polymer Networks: Synthesis, Porosity, and Applications in Gas Storage/Separation

Lu, W.; Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Schilling, C. I.; Plietzsch, O.; Muller, T.; Bräse, S.; Guenther, J.; Blümel, J.; Krishna, R.; Li, Z.; Zhou, H.-C., Chemistry of Materials, 2010, 22, (21), 5964-5972. DOI:10.1021/cm1021068

Bridging-ligand-substitution strategy for the preparation of metal–organic polyhedra

Li, J.-R.; Zhou, H.-C., Nature Chemistry 2010, 2, 893 DOI:10.1038/nchem.803

Two Robust Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks Sustained by Distinct Catenation: Selective Gas Sorption and Single‐Crystal‐to‐Single‐Crystal Guest Exchange

Yang, R.; Li, L.; Xiong, Y.; Li, J. R.; Zhou, H.-C.; Su, C. Y., Chemistry – An Asian Journal 2010, 5 (11), 2358-2368. DOI:10.1002/asia.201000218

Thermosensitive Gating Effect and Selective Gas Adsorption in a Porous Coordination Nanocage

Zhao, D.; Yuan, D.; Krishna, R.; van Baten, J. M.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (39), 7352-7354. DOI:10.1039/C0CC02771E

Control over Interpenetration in Lanthanide−Organic Frameworks: Synthetic Strategy and Gas-Adsorption Properties

He, H.; Yuan, D.; Ma, H.; Sun, D.; Zhang, G.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49 (17), 7605-7607. DOI:10.1021/ic100822s

Introduction of cavities up to 4 nm into a hierarchically-assembled metal-organic framework using an angular, tetratopic ligand

Zhuang, W.; Ma, S.; Wang, X.-S.; Yuan, D.; Li, J.-R.; Zhao, D.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (29), 5223-5225. DOI:10.1039/C0CC00779J

An Isoreticular Series of Metal–Organic Frameworks with Dendritic Hexacarboxylate Ligands and Exceptionally High Gas‐Uptake Capacity

Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Sun, D.; Zhou, H. C.,  Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2010, 49 (31), 5357-5361. DOI:10.1002/anie.201001009

A NbO-type metal-organic framework derived from a polyyne-coupled di-isophthalate linker formed in situ

Zhao, D.; Yuan, D.; Yakovenko, A.; Zhou, H.-C., Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (23), 4196-4198. DOI:10.1039/C002767G

Unprecedented Marriage of a Cationic Pentanuclear Cluster and a 2D Polymeric Anionic Layer Based on a Flexible Tripodal Ligand and a CuII Ion

Han, Z.-B.; Zhang, G.-X.; Zeng, M.-H.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Fang, Q.-R.; Li, J.-R.; Ribas, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49 (3), 769-771. DOI:10.1021/ic902262u

Metal–Organic Frameworks with Exceptionally High Methane Uptake: Where and How is Methane Stored?

Wu, H.; Simmons, J. M.; Liu, Y.; Brown, C. M.; Wang, X. S.; Ma, S.; Peterson, V. K.; Southon, P. D.; Kepert, C. J.; Zhou, H. C.; Yildirim, T.; Zhou, W., Chemistry – A European Journal 2010, 16 (17), 5205-5214. DOI:10.1002/chem.200902719

An unusual case of symmetry-preserving isomerism

Sun, D.; Ma, S.; Simmons, J. M.; Li, J.-R.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chem. Comm. 2010, 46 (8), 1329-1331. DOI:10.1039/B920995F

Gas storage in porous metal-organic frameworks for clean energy applications

Ma, S.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Comm. 2010, 46 (1), 44-53. DOI:10.1039/B916295J



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