Metal-Organic Frameworks for Methane Storage

Wang, X.; Fordham, S.; Zhou, H.-C., Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy. 2015, 1213, 173-191. DOI:10.1021/bk-2015-1213.ch008


Crystal Engineering on Superpolyhedral Building Blocks in Metal-Organic Frameworks Applied in Gas Adsorption

Chen, Y.-P.; Liu, T.-F.; Fordham, S.; Zhou, H.-C., Acta Crystallogr., Sect. B: Struct. Sci., 2015, B71, 613-618. DOI:10.1107/S205252061501584X

Biological Study of Metal-Organic Frameworks towards Human Ovarian Cancer Cell Lines

Wei, Z.; Magnati, M.; Martinez, B.; Vanguard, K.K.; Palakurthi, S.; Luo, Z.; Bashir, S.; Zhou, H.-C.; Liu, J., Can. J. Chem., 2015, 94(4), 380-385. DOI:10.1139/cjc-2015-0370

A Versatile Synthetic Route for the Preparation of Titanium Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zou, L.; Feng, D.; Liu. T.-F.; Chen, Y.-P.; Yuan, S.; Wang, K.; Wang, X; Fordham, S.; Zhou, H.–C., Chem. Sci., 2016, 7, 1063-1069. DOI:10.1039/C5SC03620H

The Preparation of An Ultrastable Mesoporous CR(III)-MOF via Reductive Labilization

Lian, X.; Feng, D.; Chen, Y.-P.; Liu. T.-F.; Wang, X; Zhou, H.–C., Chem. Sci., 2015, 6, 7044-7048. DOI:10.1039/C5SC02587G

Cooperative Cluster Metalation and Ligand Migration in Zirconium Metal-Organic Frameworks

Yuan, S.; Chen, Y.-P.; Qin, J.; Lu, W.; Wang, X; Zhang, Q.; Bosch, M.; Liu. T.-F.; Lian, X.; Zhou, H.–C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 14696-14700. DOI:10.1002/anie.201505625

Dual Exchange in PCN-333: A Facile Strategy to Chemically Robust Mesoporous Chromium Metal-Organic Framework with Functional Groups

Park, J.; Feng, D.; Zhou, H.–C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 11801-11809. DOI:10.1021/jacs.5b07373

Piezofluorochromic Metal–Organic Framework: A Microscissor Lift

Zhang, Q.; Su, J.; Feng, D.; Wei, Z.; Zou, X.; Zhou, H.–C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 10064-10067. DOI:10.1021/jacs.5b04695


Iron--Sulfur Models of Protein Active Sites

Perry, Z.; Martinez, B.; Zhou, H-C.,  Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, ed R.A. Scott., 2015, DOI: 10.1002/9781119951438.eibc0108.pub2.


Design and fabrication of mesoporous heterogeneous basic catalysts

Sun, L.-B.; Liu, X.-Q.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 5092–5147. DOI:10.1039/C5CS00090D

A Reversible Crystallinity-Preserving Phase Transition in Metal–Organic Frameworks: Discovery, Mechanistic Studies, and Potential Applications

Liu, D.; Liu, T.-F.; Chen, Y-P.; Zou, L.; Feng, D.; Wang, K.;  Zhang, Q.; Yuan, S.; Zhong, C. ; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 7740–7746. DOI:10.1021/jacs.5b02999

Postsynthetic Improvement of the Physical Properties in a Metal–Organic Framework through a Single Crystal to Single Crystal Transmetallation

Grancha, T.; Ferrando‐Soria, J.; Zhou, H. C.; Gascon, J.; Seoane, B.; Pasán, J.; Fabelo, O.; Julve, M.; Pardo, E., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.,2015, 54 (22), 6521-6525. DOI:10.1002/anie.201501691

Ultrastable Polymolybdate-Based Metal–Organic Frameworks as Highly Active Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Generation from Water

Qin, J.-S.; Du, D.-Y.; Guan, W.; Bo, X.-J.; Li, Y.-F.; Guo, L.-P.; Su, Z.-M.; Wang, Y.-Y.; Lan, Y.-Q.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc.,2015, 137 (22), 7169-7177. DOI:10.1021/jacs.5b02688

A Single Crystalline Porphyrinic Titanium Metal-Organic Framework

Yuan, S.; Liu, T.-F.; Feng, D.; Tian, J.; Wang, K.; Qin, J.; Zhang, Q.; Chen, Y.-P.; Bosch, M.; Zou, L.; Teat, S. J.; Dalgarno, S. J.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Sci., 2015, 6 (7), 3926-3930. DOI:10.1039/C5SC00916B

Direct Measurement of Adsorbed Gas Redistribution in Metal–Organic Frameworks

Chen, Y.-P.; Liu, Y.; Liu, D.; Bosch, M.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137(8), 2919-2930. DOI:10.1021/ja5103579

Sequential Linker Installation: Precise Placement of Functional Groups in Multivariate Metal–Organic Frameworks

Yuan, S.; Lu, W.; Chen, Y.-P.; Zhang, Q.; Liu, T.-F.; Feng, D.; Wang, X.; Qin, J.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (9), 3177-3180. DOI:10.1021/ja512762r

Facile One-Pot Synthesis of Porphyrin Based Porous Polymer Networks (PPNs) as Biomimetic Catalysts

Zou, L.; Feng, D.; Liu, T.-F.; Chen, Y.-P.; Fordham, S.; Yuan, S.; Tian, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Commun., 2015, 51 (19), 4005-4008. DOI:10.1039/C4CC09479D

Pore-Controlled Formation of 0d Metal Complexes in Anionic 3d Metal-Organic Frameworks

Zhang, M.; Bosch, M.; Zhou, H.-C., CrystEngComm, 2015, 17 (5), 996-1000. DOI:10.1039/C4CE02261K

Facile Fabrication of Cost-Effective Porous Polymer Networks for Highly Selective CO2 Capture

Sun, L.-B.; Li, A.-G.; Liu, X.-D.; Liu, X.-Q.; Feng, D.; Lu, W.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3 (7), 3252-3256. DOI:10.1039/C4TA06039C

Structure-Assisted Functional Anchor Implantation in Robust Metal‒Organic Frameworks with Ultralarge Pores

Park, J.; Feng, D.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (4), 1663–1672. DOI: 10.1021/ja5123528

A Highly Stable Zeotype Mesoporous Zirconium Metal–Organic Framework with Ultralarge Pores

Feng, D.; Wang, K.; Su, J.; Liu, T.-F.; Park, J.; Wei, Z.; Bosch, M.; Yakovenko, A.; Zou, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54 (1), 149 –154. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201409334

Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks Containing Single-Molecule Traps for Enzyme Encapsulation

Feng, D.; Liu, T.-F.; Su, J.; Bosch, M.; Wei, Z.; Wan, W.; Chen, Y.-P.; Wang, X.; Wang, K.; Lian, X.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Park, J.; Yuan, D.; Zou, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Nature Commun., 2015, 6, 5979. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6979

Topology Guided Design and Syntheses of Highly Stable Mesoporous Porphyrinic Zirconium MOFs with High Surface Area

Liu, T.-F.; Feng, D.; Chen, Y.-P.; Zou, L.; Bosch, M.; Yuan, S.; Wei, Z.; Fordham, S.; Wang, K.; Zhou. H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (1), 413–419. DOI: 10.1021/ja5111317

Photochromic Metal–Organic Frameworks: Reversible Control of Singlet Oxygen Generation

Park, J.; Feng, D.; Yuan, S.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54 (2), 430–435. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201408862

Metal-Organic Polyhedra Constructed from Dinuclear Ruthenium Paddlewheels

Young, M. D.; Zhang, Q.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. Acta, 2015, 424, 216-220. DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2014.09.010

Cost-effective Synthesis of Amine-tethered Porous Materials for Carbon Capture

Lu, W.; Bosch, M.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., ChemSusChem., 2015, 8 (3), 433-438. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201402622

Biomimicry in Metal–Organic Materials

Zhang, M.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Bosch, M.; Perry, Z.; Zhou, H.-C., Coord. Chem. Rev., 2015, 293-294, 327–356. DOI:10.1016/j.ccr.2014.05.031



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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