Enhancing Amine-Supported Materials for Ambient Air Capture

Sculley, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 12660–12661. DOI:10.1002/anie.201207495


Highly porous metal-organic framework sustained with 12-connected nanoscopic octahedra

Lu, W.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Makal, T.; Wei, Z.; Li, J.-R.; Zhou, H.-C., Dalton Trans., 2013, 42 (5), 1708 - 1714. DOI:10.1039/C2DT32479B

Introduction of Functionalized Mesopores to Metal-Organic Frameworks via Metal-Ligand-Fragment Coassembly

Park, J.; Wang, Z.U.; Sun, L.-B.; Chen, Y.-P.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (49), 20110–20116. DOI:10.1021/ja3085884

Multipoint Interactions Enhanced CO2 Uptake: A Zeolite-like Zinc–Tetrazole Framework with 24-Nuclear Zinc Cages

Cui, P.; Ma, Y.-G.; Li, H.-H.; Zhao, B.; Li, J.-R.; Cheng, P.; Balbuena, P.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (46), 18892–18895. DOI:10.1021/ja3063138

Interconversion between Discrete and a Chain of Nanocages: Self-Assembly via a Solvent-Driven, Dimension-Augmentation Strategy

Liu, T.-F.; Chen, Y.-P.; Yakovenko, A. A.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (42), 17358–17361. DOI:10.1021/ja306150x

Pore Surface Engineering with Controlled Loadings of Functional Groups via Click Chemistry in Highly Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks

Jiang, H.-L.; Feng, D.; Liu, T.-F.; Li, J.-R.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134(36), 14690-14693. DOI:10.1021/ja3063919

Confinement of Metal-Organic Polyhedra in Silica Nanopores

Sun, L.-B.; Li, J.-R.; Lu, W.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Luo, Z.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 15923−15928. DOI:10.1021/ja3063925


Introduction to Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zhou, H.-C.; Long, J.; Yaghi, O., Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 673-674. DOI: 10.1021/cr300014x


Methane Storage in Advanced Porous Materials

Makal, T. A.; Li, J.-R.; Lu, W.; Zhou, H.-C.*, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2012, 41(23), 7761-7779. DOI:10.1039/C2CS35251F


Recent Advances in Carbon Dioxide Capture with Metal-Organic Frameworks

Liu, Y.; Wang, U. Z.; Zhou, H.-C., Greenhouse Gas Sci Technol, 2012, 2(3), 239–259. DOI:10.1002/ghg.1296

A Versatile Metal-Organic Framework for Carbon Dioxide Capture and Cooperative Catalysis

Park, J.; Li, J.-R.; Chen, Y.-P.; Yu, J.; Wang, Z. U.; Sun, L.-B.; Balbuena, P. B.; Zhou H.-C., Chem. Comm., 2012, 48, 9995–9997. DOI:10.1039/C2CC34622B

Zirconium-Metalloporphyrin PCN-222: Mesoporous Metal-Organic Frameworks with Ultrahigh Stability as A Biomimetic Catalyst

Feng, D.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Li, J.-R.; Jiang, H.-L.; Wei, Z.; Zhou, H.-C.*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 10307–10310. DOI:10.1002/anie.201204475

Low-Energy Selective Capture of CO2 by a Predesigned Elastic Single-Molecule Trap

Wriedt, M.; Sculley, J.; Yakovenko, A.; Ma, Y.; Halder, G.; Balbuena, P.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 9804–9808. DOI:10.1002/anie.201202992

Polyamine-Tethered Porous Polymer Networks for Carbon Dioxide Capture from Flue Gas

Lu, W.; Sculley, J.; Yuan, D.; Krishna, R.; Wei, Z.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 7480–7484. DOI:10.1002/anie.201202176

Highly Potent Bactericidal Activity of Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zhuang, W.; Yuan, D.; Li, J.-R.; Luo, Z.; Zhou, H.-C.; Bashir, S.; Liu, J., Adv. Healthcare Mater., 2012, 1, 225–238. DOI:10.1002/adhm.201100043

A Highly Porous and Robust (3,3,4)-Connected Metal-Organic Framework Assembled with a 90°-Bridging-Angle-Embedded Octa-carboxylate Ligand

Lu, W.; Yuan, D.; Makal, T. A.; Li, J.-R.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 1580 –1584. DOI:10.1002/anie.201106615

Systematic investigations on magneto-structural correlations of copper(II) coordination polymers based on organic ligands with mixed carboxylic and nitrogen-based moieties

Wriedt, M.; Zhou, H.-C., Dalton Trans., 2012, 41, 4207–4216. DOI:10.1039/C2DT11965J

Metal-Organic Frameworks for Separations

Li, J.-R.; Sculley, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 869-932. DOI: 10.1021/cr200190s


Stepwise Adsorption in a Mesoporous Metal-Organic Framework: Experimental and Computational Analysis

Yuan, D.; Getman, R. B.; Wei, Z.; Snurr, R. Q.*; Zhou H.-C., Chem. Comm., 2012, 48, 3297-3299. DOI:10.1039/C2CC17168F

Reversible Alteration of CO2 Adsorption upon Photochemical or Thermal Treatment in a Metal-Organic Framework

Park, J.; Yuan, D.; Pham, K. T.; Li , J.-R.; Yakovenko, A.; Zhou, H. –C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (1), 99–102. DOI:10.1021/ja209197f

Cooperative Template-Directed Assembly of Mesoporous Metal-Organic Frameworks

Sun, L.-B.; Li, J.-R.; Park, J.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (1), 126–129. DOI:10.1021/ja209698f

Tuning the Formations of Metal–Organic Frameworks by Modification of Ratio of Reactant, Acidity of Reaction System, and Use of a Secondary Ligand

Gao, Q.; Xie, Y.-B.; Li, J.-R.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Yakovenko, A. A.; Sun, J.-H.; Zhou, H.-C., Cryst. Growth Des., 2012, 12 (1), 281–288. DOI: 10.1021/cg201059d

A porous metal-organic framework with helical chain building units exhibiting facile transition from micro- to meso-porosity

Park, J.; Li, J.-R.; Carolina Sanudo, E.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, (6), 883-885. DOI:10.1039/C1CC16261F

A novel MOF with mesoporous cages for kinetic trapping of hydrogen

Fang, Q.-R.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Sculley, J.; Lu, W.-G.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, (2), 254-256. DOI:10.1039/C1CC15687J


We are a research group with a focus on chemistry and material science at Texas A&M University led by Dr. Hong-Cai Zhou.

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