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Research of Yong Wang: Publications

Publications

2020

  • . K.Khivantsev, N.R.Jaegers, L.Bovarik, M.Wang, J.Hu, M.A.Derewinski, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “The Superior Hydrothermal Stability of Pd/SSZ-39 in Low Temperature Passive NOx Adsorption (PNA) and Methane Combustion”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2020 (accepted)
  • . D.Jiang, G. Wan, C. GARCIA, L. Li, X.I.P.Hernandez, C. Wang, Y.Wang, “Elucidation of the Active Sites in Single-Atom Pd1/CeO2 Catalysts for Low-Temperature CO Oxidation”, ACS Catalysis, 2020 (accepted)
  • X.Isidro Pereira-Hernández, A.DeLaRiva, V.Muravev, D.Kunwar, H.Xiong, B.Sudduth, M.Engelhard, L.Kovarik, E.J.M. Hensen, Y.Wang, A.K.Datye, Reply to “Pitfalls in identifying active catalyst species”, Nature Comm., 2020 (accepted)
  • J.Zhang, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Hydrodeoxygenation of lignin-derived aromatic oxygenates over Pd-Fe bimetallic catalyst: A mechanistic study of direct C-O bond cleavage and direct ring hydrogenation”, Catalysis Letters, 2020, DOI: 10.1007/s10562-020-03352-3
  • V.Dagle, A.Winkelman, N. Jaegers, J. Saavedra-Lopez, J. Hu, M. Engelhard, S. Habas, S.Akhade, L. Kovarik, V. Glezakou, R. Rousseau, Y. Wang, R.A. Dagle, “Single-step conversion of ethanol to n-butenes over Ag-ZrO2/SiO2 catalysts”, ACS Catal., 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.0c02235.
  • Y.Zhang, Y.Peng, J. Li, K. Groden, J. McEwen, E.Walter, Y.Chen, Y. Wang, F.Gao, “Probing Active-Site Relocation in Cu/SSZ-13 SCR Catalysts during Hydrothermal Aging by in situ EPR Spectroscopy, Kinetic Studies, and DFT Calculations”, ACS Catal., 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.0c01590. 
  • H.Li, J.Peng, N.R.Jaegers, L.Kovarik, M.Engelhard, A.W.Savoy, J.Hu, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Conversion of ethanol to 1,3–butadiene over Ag–ZrO2/SiO2 catalysts: The role of surface interfaces”, J.Engery.Chem., 2020, 54, 7-15.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2020.05.038  
  • Y.Yang, M. Tan, A. Garcia, Z. Zhang, J.Lin, S. Wan, J.S. McEwen, S. Wang, Y. Wang, “Controlling the Oxidation State of Fe-based Catalysts Through Nitrogen Doping Toward the Hydrodeoxygenation of m-Cresol”, ACS Catal., 2020, doi.org/10.1021/acscatal.0c00626.  
  • J.Zhang, J.Sun, L.Kovarik, M.H.Engelhard, L.Du, B.Dudduth, H.Li, Y.Wang, “Surface Engineering of Earth-abundant Fe Catalysts for Selective Hydrodeoxygenation of Phenolics in Liquid Phase”, Chemical Science, 2020, DOI: 10.1039/D0SC00983K (front cover)  
  • Zhang, J., J. Sun, and Y. Wang. 2021. “An overview of catalytic bio-oil upgrading. Part Ⅰ: Processing aqueous-phase compounds.” In Handbook of Biodiesel and Petrodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment. Volume 1. Biodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment, ed. O. Konur. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 
  • Zhang, J., J. Sun, and Y. Wang. 2021. “An overview of catalytic bio-oil upgrading. Part Ⅱ: Processing oil-phase compounds and real bio-oil.” In Handbook of Biodiesel and Petrodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment. Volume 1. Biodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment, ed. O. Konur. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.  
  • L.Zhang, Y.Wang, Y.Yang, B.Zhang, S.Wang, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang, “Selective Hydrogenolysis of Aryl Ether Bond over Ru-Fe Bimetallic Catalyst”, Catal.Today, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2020.04.030. 
  • S.A. Akhade, A.Winkelman, V.L.Dagle, L.Kovarik, S.F. Yuk, Mal.Lee, J.Zhang, A.B. Padmaperuma, Robert.A. Dagle, V.Glezakou, Y.Wang, R.Rousseau “Influence of Ag metal dispersion on the thermal conversion of ethanol to butadiene over Ag-ZrO2/SiO2 catalysts”, J.Catal., 2020, DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2020.03.030. 
  • W.Hu, Z.Chi, Y.Wan, S.Wang, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang, ”Synergetic effect of Lewis acid and base in modified Sn-β on direct conversion of levoglucosan to lactic acid”, Catal.Sci.Tech., 2020, 10, 2986-2993. 
  • L.Zhang, L.Zhang, Y.Chen, Y.Zheng, J.Guo. S.Wan, S.Wang, C.Ngaw, J.Lin, Y.Wang, “CdS/ZnO: A Multi-pronged Approach for Efficient Reduction of Carbon Dioxide under Visible Light Irradiation”,  ACS Sus.Chem.Eng.,2020, 8, 13, 5270–5277. 
  • . K.Khivantsev, M.R.Jaegers, L.Kovarik, J.Hu, F.Gao, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “Palladium/zeolite low temperature passive NOx adsorbers (PNA); structure-adsorption property relationships for hydrothermally aged PNA materials”, Emiss.Control Sci.Technol., 2020, 6 (138), 126–138, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40825-019-00139-w 
  • N.R.Jaegers, Y.Wang, J.Hu, “Thermal perturbation of NMR properties in small polar and non-polar molecules”, Scientific Reports, 2020.
  • A.Hensley, G.Collinge, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “Coverage Dependent Adsorption of Hydrogen on Fe(100): Determining Catalytically Relevant Surface Structures via Lattice Gas Models”, J.Phy.Chem.C, 2020, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc9b11945.
  • F.Lin, Y.Chen, L.Zhang, D.Mei, L.Kovarik, B.Sudduth, H.Wang, F.Gao, Y.Wang, “Single-Facet Dominant Anatase TiO2 (101) and (001) Model Catalysts to Elucidate the Active Sites for Alkanol Dehydration”, ACS Catalysis, 2020, doi: 10.1021/acscatal.9b04654
  • L.Du, V.Prabhakaran, X.Xie, S.Park, Y.Wang, Y.Shao, “Low-PGM and PGM-Free Catalysts for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells: Stability Challenges and Material Solutions”, Advanced Materials, 2020, doi:10.1002/adma.201908232
  • H.Li, J.Sun, G.Li, D.Wu, Y.Wang, “Real-time monitoring of surface acetone enolization and aldolization”, Catal.Sci.Tech., 2020, DOI: 10.1039/c9cy02339a
  • N.R.Jaegers, K.T.Mueller, Y.Wang, J.Hu, “Variable Temperature and Pressure Operando MAS NMR for Catalysis Science and Related Materials”, Accounts of Chemical Research, 2020, https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.accounts.9b00557.
  • J.Zhang, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Recent advances in the selective catalytic hydrodeoxygenation of lignin-derived oxygenates to arenes”, Green Chemistry, 2020, doi:10.1039/c9gc02762a.

2019

  • Y.Wan, L.Zhang, J.Lin, W.Hu, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang, “One-pot synthesis of gluconic acid from biomass-derived levoglucosan using a Au/Cs2.5H0.5PW12O40 catalyst”, Green Chemistry, 2019,  21, 6318-6325.
  • X.Zhang, C.Liu, C.Ke, L.Liu, X.Hao, Y.Wu, S.Wan, S.Wang, Y.Wang, “Hydrothermally stable ZnAl2O4 nanocrystals with controlled surface structures for design of longevity and highly active/selective PdZn Catalyst”, Green Chemistry, 2019, 21(24) 6574-6578, doi:10.1039/C9GC02483B.
  • K.Khivantsev, N.R.Jaegers, I.Koleva, H.Aleksandrov, L.Kovarik, M.Engelhard, F.Gao, Y.Wang, G.Vayssilov, J.Szanyi, “Stabilization of Super Electrophilic Pd+2 Cations in Small-Pore SSZ-13 Zeolite”, J.Phy.Chem.C, 2019, doi:10.102/acs.jpcc.9b06760.
  • B.Peng, K.G.Rappe, Y.Cui, F.Gao, J.Szanyi, M.J.Olszta, E.D.Walter, Y.Wang, J.Holladay, R.A.Goffe, “Enhancement of high-temperature selectivity on Cu-SSZ-13 towards NH3-SCR reaction from highly dispersed ZrO2”, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.118359.
  • N.Chaudhary, A.Hensley, G.Colllinge, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “Coverage-Dependent Adsorption of Phenol on Pt (111) from First Principles”, J.Phy.Chem.C, 2019, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b07517.
  • N.R.Jaegers, K.Khivantsev, L.Kovarik, D.Klas, J.Hu, J.Szanyi, “Catalytic activation of ethylene C-H bonds on uniform d8 Ir(I) and Ni(II) cations in zeolites: toward molecular level understanding of ethylene polymerization on heterogeneous catalysts”, Catal.Sci.Tech., 2019, 9(23) 6570-6576, doi: 10.1039/c9cy01442j.
  • Y.Cui, Y.Wang, D.Mei, E.D.Walter, N.M.Washton, J.D.Holladay, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, C.H.F.Peden, F.Gao, “Revisiting effects of alkali metal and alkaline earth co-cation additives to Cu/SSZ-13 selective catalytic reduction catalysts”, J.Catal., 2019, 378, 363-375.
  • K.Khivantsev, M.R.Jaegers, L.Kovarik, J.Hu, F.Gao, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “Palladium/zeolite low temperature passive NOx adsorbers (PNA); structure-adsorption property relationships for hydrothermally aged PNA materials”, Emiss.Control Sci.Technol., 2019, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40825-019-00139-w
  • G.Li, X.Zhang, D.Qiu, Z.Liu, C.Yang, D.B.Cockreham, B.Wang, L.Fu, J.Zhang, B.Sudduth, X.Guo, H.Sun, Z.Huang, J.Qi, J.Sun, S.Ha, Y.Wang, D.Wu, “Tuning Ni/Al Ratio to Enhance Pseudocapacitive Charge Storage Properties of Nickel–Aluminum Layered Double Hydroxide”, Adv.Electron.Mater., 2019, 5, 1900215, doi: 101.1002/aelm.201900215.
  • A.Dahal, N.G.Petrick, Y.Wu, G.A.Kimmel, F.Gao, Y.Wang, Z.Dohnalek, “Adsorption and reaction of methanol on anatase TiO2(101) single crystals and faceted nanoparticles”, J.Phy.Chem.:C, 2019, 123(39) 24133-24145, doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b07080.
  • N.R. Jaegers, J.Lai, Y.He, E.Walter, D.A. Dixon, M.Vasiliu, Y.Chen, C.Wang, M.Y.Hu, K.T.Mueller, I.E. Wachs, Y.Wang, J.Hu, “Tungsten oxide-promotion mechanism for supported V₂O₅/TiO₂ catalysts during NOx abatement: structural effects revealed by ⁵¹V MAS NMR”, Angew.Chem.Int.Ed., 2019, 58(36) 12609-12616, doi:10.1002/anie.201904503.
  • Y.Wan, C.Zheng, X.Lei, M.Zhuang, J.Lin, W.Hu, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang, “Oxidative esterification of acetol with methanol to methyl pyruvate over hydroxyapatite supported gold catalyst: essential roles of acid-base properties”, Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 2019, 40(11) 1810-1819, doi:S1872-2067(19)63368-1.
  • F.Wang, J.C.Zhang, Z.Q.Chen, J.D.Lin, W.Z.Li, Y.Wang, B.H.Chen, “Water-saving dry methanation for direct conversion of syngas to synthetic natural gas over robust Ni0.1Mg0.9Al2O4 catalyst”, J.Catal, 2019, 375, 466-477, doi: 10.1016/j.jcat.2019.06.021
  • J.Pang, J.Sun, M.Zheng, H.Li, Y.Wang, T.Zhang, “Transition metal carbide catalysts for biomass conversion: a review”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2019, 254, 510-522, doi: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.05.034.
  • J.Zhou, C.Zhang, T.Niu, R.Huang, S.Li, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Facile synthesis of reusable magnetic Fe/Fe3C/C composites from renewable resources for super-fast removal of organic dyes: characterization, mechanism and kinetics”, Powder Technology, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.powtec.2019.04.016.
  • B.M.Wong, G.Collinge, A.J.R.Hensley, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “Benchmarking the accuracy of coverage-dependent models: adsorption and desorption of benzene on Pt (111) and Pt3Sn (111) from first principles”, Progress in Surface Science, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.progsurf.2019.04.001
  • B.An, Y.Meng, Z. Li, Y.Hong, T.Wang, S.Wang, J.Lin, C.Wang, S.Wan, Y.Wang, W.Lin, “A pyrocarbonate intermediate for CO2 activation and selective conversion in bifunctional metal-organic frameworks”,J.Catal., 2019, 373, 37-47, doi:10.1016/j.jcat.2019.03.008.
  • M.Wang, N.Jaegers, M.S.Lee, C.Wan, J.Hu, H.Shi, D.Mei, S.Burton, D.Cmaioni, O.Gutierrez, V.Glexakou, R.Rousseau, Y.Wang, J.Lercher, “Genesis and stability of hydronium ions in zeolite channels”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2019, doi:10.1021/jacs.8b07969.
  • X.Isidro Pereira-Hernández, A.DeLaRiva, V.Muravev, D.Kunwar, H.Xiong, B.Sudduth, M.Engelhard, L.Kovarik, E.J.M. Hensen, Y.Wang, A.K.Datye, “Tailoring the activity of Pt/CeO2 catalysts via high-temperature vapor-phase synthesis”, Nature Comm., 2019, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-09308-5.
  • A.Wang, Y.Chen, E.D.Walter, N.M.Washton, D.Mei, T.Varga, Y.L.Wang, J.Szanyi, Y.Wang, C.H.F.Peden, F.Gao, “Unraveling the mysterious failure of Cu/SAPO-34 selective catalytic reduction (SCR) catalysts”, Nature Comm., 2019, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-09021-3. 
  • J.Tian, J.Tan, M.Xu, Z.Zhang, S.Wan, S.Wang, J.Lin, Y.Wang, “Propane oxidative dehydrogenation over highly selective hexagonal boron nitride catalysts: the role of oxidative coupling of methyl”, Science Advances, 2019, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aav8063.
  • D.Kunwar,S.Zhou, A.DeLaRiva, E.J. Peterson, H.Xiong, X.I.P.Hernández, S.C.Purdy, R.ter Veen, H.H.Brongersma, J.T.Miller, H.Hashiguchi, L.Kovarik, S.Lin, H.Guo, Y.Wang, A.K. Datye, “Stabilizing High Metal Loadings of Thermally Stable Platinum Single Atoms on an Industrial Catalyst Support”, ACS Catal, 2019, doi: 10.1021/acscatal.8b04885.
  • Y.Cui, Y.L.Wang, E.D.Walter, J.Szanyi. Y.Wang, F.Gao, “Influences of Na+ co-cation on the structure and performance of Cu/SSZ-13 selective catalytic reduction catalysts”, Catal.Today, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2019.02.037.
  • A.J.R.Hensley, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “The Partial Reduction of Clean and Doped α-Fe2O3(0001) from First Principles”, Appl.Catal.A:General, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2019.02.019
  • H.Li, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Surface aceton reactions on ZnxZryOz: a DRIFTS-MS study”, Appl.Catal.A: General, 2019, 573 (SI), 22-31, doi: 10.1016/j.apcata.2019.01.007.
  • K.Khivantsev, N.R.Jaegers, L.Kovarik, S.Prodinger, M.A.Derwinski, Y.Wang, F.Gao, J.Szanyi, “Palladium/Beta zeolite passive NOx adsorbers (PNA): Clarification of PNA chemistry and the effects of CO and zeolite crystallite size on PNA performance”, Appl.Catal.A:General, 2019, 569, 141-148, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2018.10.021
  • D.Mei, F.Gao, J.Szanyi, Y.Wang, “Mechanistic insight into the passive NOx adsorption in the highly dispersed Pd/HBEA zeolite”, Appl.Catal.A: General, 2019, 569, 181-189, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2018.10.037

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  • Bozell J.J., L. Moens, D.C. Elliott, Y. Wang, G.G. Neuenschwander, S.W. Fitzpatrick, R.J. Bilski, and J.L. Jarnefeld. 2000. “Production of levulinic acid and use as a platform chemical for derived products.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 28(3–4): 227–239. doi: 10.1016/S0921-3449(99)00047-6
  • Choi S., Y. Wang, Z. Nie, D. Khmbapati, J. Liu, and C.H.F. Peden. 2000. “Mesoporous Silica Supported Solid Acid Catalysts.” In 12th International Congress on Catlysis, Studies in Surface Science Catalysis, vol. 130 pt B, ed. A. Corma, F.Melo, S. Mendioroz et al, pp. 965–970. Elsevier, Amsterdam, , NETHERLANDS. doi: 10.1016/S0167-2991(00)80323-7
  • Choi S., Y. Wang, Z. Nie, J. Liu, and C.H.F. Peden. 2000. “Cs-Substituted Tungstophosphoric Acid Salt Supported on Mesoporous Silica.” Catalysis Today, 55(1–2):117–124. doi: 10.1016/S0920-5861(99)00231-X
  • Elliott D.C., S.W. Fitzpatrick, J.J. Bozell, J.L. Jarnefeld, R.J. Bilski, L. Moens, J.G. Frye, Y. Wang, and G.G. Neuenschwander. 2000. “Production of Levulinic Acid and Use as a Platform Chemical for Derived Products.” In Biomass, a Growth of Opportunity in Green Energy and Value-Added Products: Proceedings of the 4th Biomass Conference of the Americas, vol. 1, pp. 595–600. Elsevier Science, Oxford, United Kingdom.
  • Liu J., G.E. Fryxell, M. Qian, L.Q. Wang, and Y. Wang. 2000. “Interfacial Chemistry in Self-Assembled Nanoscale Materials with Structural Ordering.” Pure and Applied Chemistry, 72(1–2):269–279.
  • Marco J.L., A.Y. Tonkovich, M.J. Lamont, S.P. Fitzgerald, D.P. VanderWiel, Y. Wang, and R.S. Wegeng. 2000. “Compact Microchannel Fuel Vaporizer for Automotive Applications.” In IMRET 4: 4th International Conference on Microreaction Technology, Topical Conference Proceedings. AIChE Spring National Meeting March 5–9, 2000 Atlanta, GA, pp. 301–307. AIChE, New York, NY.
  • Tonkovich A.Y., S.P. Fitzgerald, J.L. Zilka, M.J. Lamont, Y. Wang, D.P. VanderWiel, and R.S. Wegeng. 2000. “Microchannel Chemical Reactors for Fuel Processing Applications. II. Compact Fuel Vaporization.” In Microreaction technology : industrial prospects : IMRET 3: proceedings of the Third International Conference on Microreaction Technology, ed. Wolfgang Ehrfeld, pp. 364–371. Springer, New York, NY.
  • VanderWiel D.P., J.L. Zilka, Y. Wang, A.Y. Tonkovich, and R.S. Wegeng. 2000. “Carbon Dioxide Conversions in Microreactors.” In IMRET 4: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Microreaction Technology, Topical Conference Proceedings, AIChE Spring National Meeting, March 5–9, 2000 Atlanta, GA., pp. 187–193 American Institute of Chemical Engineers, New York, NY.
  • Wang Y., A.Y. Kim, X.S. Li, L.Q. Wang, C.H.F. Peden, and B.C. Bunker. 2000. “Shape Selective Solid Acid Catalysts Based on Tungstophosphoric Acid Supported on Mesoporous Silica.” In Shape-Selective Catalysis, vol. 738, ed. Chunshan Song, Juan M. Garces and Yoshihiro Sugi, pp. 353–368. American Chemical Society, Washington , DC. doi: 10.1021/bk-2000-0738.ch025