Two Robust Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks Sustained by Distinct Catenation: Selective Gas Sorption and Single‐Crystal‐to‐Single‐Crystal Guest Exchange

Yang, R.; Li, L.; Xiong, Y.; Li, J. R.; Zhou, H.-C.; Su, C. Y., Chemistry – An Asian Journal 2010, 5 (11), 2358-2368. DOI:10.1002/asia.201000218

Thermosensitive Gating Effect and Selective Gas Adsorption in a Porous Coordination Nanocage

Zhao, D.; Yuan, D.; Krishna, R.; van Baten, J. M.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (39), 7352-7354. DOI:10.1039/C0CC02771E

Control over Interpenetration in Lanthanide−Organic Frameworks: Synthetic Strategy and Gas-Adsorption Properties

He, H.; Yuan, D.; Ma, H.; Sun, D.; Zhang, G.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49 (17), 7605-7607. DOI:10.1021/ic100822s

Introduction of cavities up to 4 nm into a hierarchically-assembled metal-organic framework using an angular, tetratopic ligand

Zhuang, W.; Ma, S.; Wang, X.-S.; Yuan, D.; Li, J.-R.; Zhao, D.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (29), 5223-5225. DOI:10.1039/C0CC00779J

An Isoreticular Series of Metal–Organic Frameworks with Dendritic Hexacarboxylate Ligands and Exceptionally High Gas‐Uptake Capacity

Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Sun, D.; Zhou, H. C.,  Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2010, 49 (31), 5357-5361. DOI:10.1002/anie.201001009

A NbO-type metal-organic framework derived from a polyyne-coupled di-isophthalate linker formed in situ

Zhao, D.; Yuan, D.; Yakovenko, A.; Zhou, H.-C., Chemical Communications 2010, 46 (23), 4196-4198. DOI:10.1039/C002767G

Unprecedented Marriage of a Cationic Pentanuclear Cluster and a 2D Polymeric Anionic Layer Based on a Flexible Tripodal Ligand and a CuII Ion

Han, Z.-B.; Zhang, G.-X.; Zeng, M.-H.; Yuan, D.-Q.; Fang, Q.-R.; Li, J.-R.; Ribas, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49 (3), 769-771. DOI:10.1021/ic902262u

Metal–Organic Frameworks with Exceptionally High Methane Uptake: Where and How is Methane Stored?

Wu, H.; Simmons, J. M.; Liu, Y.; Brown, C. M.; Wang, X. S.; Ma, S.; Peterson, V. K.; Southon, P. D.; Kepert, C. J.; Zhou, H. C.; Yildirim, T.; Zhou, W., Chemistry – A European Journal 2010, 16 (17), 5205-5214. DOI:10.1002/chem.200902719

An unusual case of symmetry-preserving isomerism

Sun, D.; Ma, S.; Simmons, J. M.; Li, J.-R.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chem. Comm. 2010, 46 (8), 1329-1331. DOI:10.1039/B920995F

Gas storage in porous metal-organic frameworks for clean energy applications

Ma, S.; Zhou, H.-C., Chem. Comm. 2010, 46 (1), 44-53. DOI:10.1039/B916295J

Metal–Organic Hendecahedra Assembled from Dinuclear Paddlewheel Nodes and Mixtures of Ditopic Linkers with 120 and 90° Bend Angles

Li, J. R.; Zhou, H. C., Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2009, 48 (45), 8465-8468. DOI:10.1002/anie.200904722

A Large-Surface-Area Boracite-Network-Topology Porous MOF Constructed from a Conjugated Ligand Exhibiting a High Hydrogen Uptake Capacity

Wang, X.-S.; Ma, S.; Yuan, D.; Yoon, J. W.; Hwang, Y. K.; Chang, J.-S.; Wang, X.; Jørgensen, M. R.; Chen, Y.-S.; Zhou, H.-C., Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48 (16), 7519-7521. DOI:10.1021/ic901073w

Potential applications of metal-organic frameworks

Kuppler, R. J.; Timmons, D. J.; Fang, Q.-R.; Li, J.-R.; Makal, T. A.; Young, M. D.; Yuan, D.; Zhao, D.; Zhuang, W.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Coordination Chemistry Reviews 2009, 253 (23), 3042-3066. DOI:10.1016/j.ccr.2009.05.019

Stabilization of Metal−Organic Frameworks with High Surface Areas by the Incorporation of Mesocavities with Microwindows

Zhao, D.; Yuan, D.; Sun, D.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131 (26), 9186-9188. DOI:10.1021/ja901109t

A nanotubular metal-organic framework with permanent porosity: structure analysis and gas sorption studies

Ma, S.; Simmons, J. M.; Yuan, D.; Li, J.-R.; Weng, W.; Liu, D.-J.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Chemical Communications 2009,  (27), 4049-4051. DOI:10.1039/B906605E

Investigation of Gas Adsorption Performances and H2 Affinities of Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks with Different Entatic Metal Centers

Ma, S.; Yuan, D.; Chang, J.-S.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48 (12), 5398-5402. DOI:10.1021/ic900475q

A Three-Dimensional Porous Metal−Organic Framework Constructed from Two-Dimensional Sheets via Interdigitation Exhibiting Dynamic Features

Ma, S.; Sun, D.; Forster, P. M.; Yuan, D.; Zhuang, W.; Chen, Y.-S.; Parise, J. B.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48 (11), 4616-4618. DOI:10.1021/ic900372t

Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks Based on an Anthracene Derivative: Syntheses, Structure Analysis, and Hydrogen Sorption Studies

Ma, S.; Simmons, J. M.; Sun, D.; Yuan, D.; Zhou, H.-C.,  Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48 (12), 5263-5268. DOI:10.1021/ic900217t

Preparation and Gas Adsorption Studies of Three Mesh-Adjustable Molecular Sieves with a Common Structure

Ma, S.; Sun, D.; Yuan, D.; Wang, X.-S.; Zhou, H.-C.,  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131 (18), 6445-6451. DOI:10.1021/ja808896f

Interconversion between Molecular Polyhedra and Metal−Organic Frameworks

Li, J.-R.; Timmons, D. J.; Zhou, H.-C., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131 (18), 6368-6369. DOI:10.1021/ja901731z


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