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., Chemical Communications, 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. Comm., 2012, 48, (2), 254-256. DOI:10.1039/C1CC15687J

Two azido-bridged copper(ii) coordination polymers with isonicotinate-N-oxide and picolinate-N-oxide acting as co-ligands

Gao, Q.; Xie, Y.-B.; Thorstad, M.; Sun, J.-H.; Cui, Y.; Zhou, H.-C., CrystEngComm, 2011, 13, (22), 6787-6793. DOI:10.1039/C0CE00914H

Sulfonate-Grafted Porous Polymer Networks for Preferential CO2 Adsorption at Low Pressure

Lu, W.; Yuan, D.; Sculley, J.; Zhao, D.; Krishna, R.; Zhou, H.-C., J. , 2011, 133 (45), 18126-18129. DOI:10.1021/ja2087773

Pressure-Responsive Curvature Change of a “Rigid” Geodesic Ligand in a (3,24)-Connected Mesoporous Metal–Organic Framework

Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorganic Chemistry, 2011, 50 (21), 10528-10530. DOI:10.1021/ic201744n

The current status of hydrogen storage in metal-organic frameworks-updated

Sculley, J.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Energy & Environmental Science, 2011, 4 (8), 2721-2735. DOI:10.1039/C1EE01240A

Highly Stable Porous Polymer Networks with Exceptionally High Gas‐Uptake Capacities

Yuan, D.; Lu, W.; Zhao, D.; Zhou, H. C., Advanced Materials, 2011, 23 (32), 3723-3725. DOI:10.1002/adma.201101759

Isomerism in Metal–Organic Frameworks: “Framework Isomers”

Makal, T. A.; Yakovenko, A. A.; Zhou, H.-C., The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2011, 2 (14), 1682-1689. DOI:10.1021/jz200424h


Construction of Two 3D Homochiral Frameworks with 1D Chiral Pores via Chiral Recognition

Li, H.-Y.; Jiang, L.; Xiang, H.; Makal, T. A.; Zhou, H.-C.; Lu, T.-B., Inorganic Chemistry, 2011, 50 (8), 3177-3179. DOI:10.1021/ic200264s

Surface Functionalization of Porous Coordination Nanocages Via Click Chemistry and Their Application in Drug Delivery

Zhao, D.; Tan, S.; Yuan, D.; Lu, W.; Rezenom Yohannes, H.; Jiang, H.; Wang, L. Q.; Zhou, H. C., Advanced Materials, 2010, 23 (1), 90-93. DOI:10.1002/adma.201003012

Carbon dioxide capture-related gas adsorption and separation in metal-organic frameworks

Li, J.-R.; Ma, Y.; McCarthy, M. C.; Sculley, J.; Yu, J.; Jeong, H.-K.; Balbuena, P. B.; Zhou, H.-C., Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 2011, 255 (15), 1791-1823. DOI:10.1016/j.ccr.2011.02.012

Surface functionalization of metal-organic polyhedron for homogeneous cyclopropanation catalysis

Lu, W.; Yuan, D.; Yakovenko, A.; Zhou, H.-C., Chemical Communications, 2011, 47, (17), 4968-4970. DOI:10.1039/C1CC00030F

A stepwise transition from microporosity to mesoporosity in metal-organic frameworks by thermal treatment

Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Timmons, D. J.; Zhou, H.-C., Chemical Science, 2011, 2 (1), 103-106. DOI:10.1039/C0SC00320D

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


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