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


Chromium(II) Metal–Organic Polyhedra as Highly Porous Materials

Park, J; Perry, Z.; Chen, Y.-P.; Bae, J.; Zhou, H.-C., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (33), 28064-28068. DOI:10.1021/acsami.7b09339

Engineering Porous Organic Polymers for Carbon Dioxide Capture

Huang, N.; Day, D.; Yang, X.; Drake, H.; Zhou, H.-C., Sci. China Chem. 2017, 60 (8), 1007-1014. DOI:10.1007/s11426-017-9084-7

Controlled Intercalation and Chemical Exfoliation of Layered Metal-Organic Frameworks Using a Chemically Labile Intercalating Agent

Ding, Y.; Chen, Y.-P.; Zhang, X.; Chen, L.; Dong, Z.; Jiang, H.-L.; Xu, H.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (27), 9136-9139. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b04829

Construction of Hierarchically Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks through Linker Labilization

Yuan, S.; Zou, L.; Qin, J.-S.; Li, J.; Feng, L; Wang, X.; Bosch, M.; Alsalme, A.; Cagin, T.; Zhou, H.-C. Nat. Commun. 2017, 8. DOI:10.1038/ncomms15356

Two-Dimensional Metal-Organic Framework Nanosheets as an Enzyme Inhibitor: Modulation of the α-Chymotrypsin Activity

Xu, M.; Yuan, S.; Chen, X.-Y.; Chang, Y.-J.; Day, G.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Zhou, H.-C.,J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (24), 8312-8319. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b03450

Enzyme–MOF (Metal–Organic Framework) Composites

Lian, X.; Fang, Y.; Joseph, E.; Wang, Q.; Li, J.; Banerjee, S.; Lollar, C.; Wang, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Soc. Rev.2017, 46, 3386-3401. DOI:10.1039/C7CS00058H

A Flexible Thioether-Based MOF as a Crystalline Sponge for Structural Characterization of Liquid Organic Molecules

Yang, X.; Yuan, S.; Qin, J.-S.; Lollar, C.; Alsalme, A.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (46), 16939-16945. DOI:10.1039/C7QM00152E

Flexible Monomer-Based Covalent Organic Frameworks: Design, Structure and Functions

Zou, L.; Yang, X.; Yuan, S.; Zhou, H.-C., CrystEngComm. 2017, 19, 4868-4871. DOI:10.1039/C7CE00593H

The Effect of Imidazole Arrangements on Proton-Conductivity in Metal–Organic Frameworks

Zhang, F.-M.; Dong, L.-Z.; Qin, J.-S.; Guan, W.; Liu, J.; Li, S.-L.; Lu, M.; Lan, Y.-Q.; Su, Z.-M.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (17), 6183-6189. DOI:10.1021/jacs.7b01559

Stepwise Synthesis of Metal–Organic Frameworks

Bosch, M.; Yuan, S.; Rutledge, W.; Zhou, H.-C., Acc. Chem. Res. 2017, 50 (4), 857-865. DOI:10.1021/acs.accounts.6b00457

Flexible Zirconium MOF as the Crystalline Sponge for Coordinative Alignment of Dicarboxylates

Qin, J.-S.; Yuan, S.; Alsalme, A.; Zhou, H.-C., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, 9 (39), 33408-33412. DOI:10.1021/acsami.6b16264

Mixed-Linker Strategy for the Construction of Multifuctional Metal-Organic Frameworks

Qin, J.-S.; Yuan, S.; Wang, Q.; Alsalme, A.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Mater. Chem. A. 2017, 5, 4280-4291. DOI:10.1039/C6TA10281F

Computational Prediction of Hetero-Interpenetration in Metal–Organic Frameworks

Kwon, O.; Park, S.; Zhou, H.-C.; Kim, J., Chem. Commun 2017, 53, 1953-1956. DOI:10.1039/C9CC08940B

A Base-Resistant Metalloporphyrin Metal–Organic Framework for C–H Bond Halogenation

Lv, X.-L.; Wang, K.; Wang, B.; Su, J.; Zou, X.; Xie, Y.; Li, J.-R.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (1), 211-217. DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b09463


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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