Uncovering Two Principles of Multivariate Hierarchical Metal-Organic Framework Synthesis via Retrosynthetic Design

Feng, L.; Yuan, S.; Li, J.; Wang, K. Day, G.; Zhang, P.; Wang, Y.; Zhou, H.-C., ACS Cent. Sci. 2018, Article ASAP. DOI:10.1021/acscentsci.8b00722

Simultaneous Trapping of C2H2 and C2H6 from a Ternary Mixture of C2H2/C2H4/C2H6 in a Robust Metal–Organic Framework for the Purification of C2H4

Hao, H.-G.; Zhao, Y.-F.; Chen, D.-M.; Yu, J.-M.; Tan, K.; Ma, S.; Chabal, Y.; Zhang, Z.-M.; Dou, J.-M.; Xiao, Z.-H.; Day, G.; Zhou, H.-C.; Lu, T.-B., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57 (49), 16067-16071. DOI:10.1002/anie.201809884

Recyclable and Reusable Heteroleptic Nickel Catalyst Immobilized on Metal-Organic Framework for Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling

Elumalai, P.; Mamlouk, H.; Yiming, W.; Feng, L.; Yuan, S.; Zhou, H.-C.; Madrahimov, S. T., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, Article ASAP. DOI:10.1021/acsami.8b16136

Sophisticated Construction of Electronically Labile Materials: A Neutral Radical-Rich, Cobalt Valence Tautomeric Triangle

Li, B.; Wnag, X.-N.; Kirchon, A.; Qin, J.-S.; Pang, J. Zhuang, G.-L.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (44), 14581-14585. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b09062

An Efficient Strategy for Improving the Luminescent Sensing Performance of a Terbium(III) Metal-Organic Framework Towards Multiple Substances

Wang, X.; Li, J.; Jiang, C.; Hu, P. Li, B.; Zhang, T.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 13271-13274. DOI:10.1039/C8CC07369D

From Fundamentals to Applications: A Toolbox for Robust and Multifunctional MOF Materials

Kirchon, A.; Feng, L.; Drake, H. F.; Joseph, E. A.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Soc. Rev. 2018, Advance Article. DOI:10.1039/C8CS00688A

Enhancing Pore-Environment Complexity Using a Trapezoidal Linker: Toward Stepwise Assembly of Multivariate Quinary Metal-Organic Frameworks

Pang, J.; Yuan, S.; Qin, J.; Wu, M.; Lollar, C. T.; Li, J.; Huang, N.; Li, B.; Zhang, P.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (39), 12328-12332. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b07411

Investigating Subcellular Compartment Targeting Effect of Porous Coordination Cages for Enhancing Cancer Nanotherapy

Fang, Y.; Lian, X.; Huang, Y.; Fu, G.; Xiao, Z.; Wang, Q.; Nan, B.; Pellois, J.-P.; Zhou, H.-C., Small 2018, 1802709. DOI:10.1002/smll.201802709

Incorporating Heavy Alkanes in Metal-Organic Frameworks for Optimizing Adsorbed Natural Gas Capacity

Fang, Y.; Banerjee, S.; Joseph, E.; Day, G. S.; Bosch, M.; Wang, Q.; Drake, H.; Ozdemir, O. K.; Ornstein, J. M.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Eur. J. 2018, Accepted Article. DOI:10.1002/chem.201804012

Sequential Transformation of Zirconium(IV)-MOFs into Heterobimetallic MOFs Bearing Magnetic Anisotropic Cobalt(II) Centers

Yuan, S.; Qin, J.-S.; Su, J.; Li, B.; Li, J.; Chen, W.; Drake, H. F.; Zhang, P.; Yuan, D.; Zuo, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, Advanced Article. DOI:10.1002/anie.201808568

Exposed Equatorial Positions of Metal Centers via Sequential Ligand Elimination and Installation in MOFs

Yuan, S.; Zhang, P.; Zhang, L.; Garcia-Esparza, A. T.; Sokaras, D.; Qin, J.-S.; Feng, L.; Day, G. S.; Chen, W.; Drake, H. F.; Elumalai, P.; Madrahimov, S. T.; Sun, D.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (34), 10814-10819. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b04886

Synthesis of MOFs for Heterogeneous Catalysis via Linker Design

Zhang, Y.; Yang, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Polyhedron, 2018, 154, 189-201. DOI:10.1016/j.poly.2018.07.021


Water-Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks for Aqueous Removal of Heavy Metals and Radionuclides: A Review

Feng, M.; Zhang, P.; Zhou, H.-C.; Sharma, V. K., Chemosphere, 2018, 209, 783-800. DOI:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.06.114

Suspension Processing of Microporous Metal-Organic Frameworks: A Scalable Route to High Quality Adsorbents

Kirchon, A.; Day, G. S.; Fang, Y.; Banerjee, S.; Ozdemir, O. K.; Zhou, H.-C., iScience, 2018, 5, 30-37. DOI:10.1016/j.isci.2018.06.009

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, 57 (12), 7006-7014.DOI:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.8b00703

Direct Synthesis of Functionalized PCN-333 via Linker Design for Fe3+ Detection in Aqueous Media

Zhang, Y.; Yang, X.; Zhou, H.-C., Dalton Trans, 2018, 47 (34), 11806-11811. DOI:10.1039/C8DT01508B

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, 57 (29), 8916-8920. DOI:10.1002/anie.201803096R1

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, 28 (32), 1800595. DOI:10.1002/adfm.201800595

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, 140 (20), 6383-6390. 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

Retrosynthesis of Multi-Component Metal-Organic Frameworks

Yuan, S.; Qin, J.-S.; Li, J.; Huang, L.; Feng, L.; Fang, Y.; Lollar, C.; Pang, J.; Zhang, L.; Sun, D.; Alsalme, A.; Cagin, T.; Zhou, H.-C., Nat. Commun. 2018, 9, 808. DOI:10.1038/s41467-018-03102-5


One-Step Synthesis of Hybrid Core-Shell Metal-Organic Frameworks

Yang, X.; Yuan, S.; Zou, L.; Drake, H.; Zhang, Y.; Qin, J.; Alsalme, A.; Zhou, H.-C., Angew. Chem. 2018, 130, 3991. DOI:10.1002/ange.201710019

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


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