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Research of Yong Wang: Publications



  • L.Zhang, S.Wan, C.Du, Q.Wan, H.Pham, J.Zhao, X.Ding, D.Wei, W.Zhao, J.Li, Y.Zheng, H.Xie, H.Zhang, M.Chen, K.H. L. Zhang, S.Wang, J.Lin, J.Huang, S.Lin, Y.Wang, A.K. Datye, Y.Wang, H.Xiong, “Generating active metal/oxide reverse interfaces through coordinated migration of single atoms”, Nature Comm., 2024, 15, 1234.
  • Y. Wang, R. Zhao, K. G. Rappé, Y. Wang, F. Che, F. Gao, “Mechanisms and site requirements for NO and NH3 oxidation on Cu/SSZ-13”, Applied Catalysis B, 346 (2024) 123726.
  • T.Andana, K.G. Rappe, F.Gao and Y.Wang, “Mitigated ammonium nitrate inhibition in SCR over Cu-SSZ-13 + Ce/Mn-oxide composite catalysts: insights from temperature-programmed desorption analysis”, Catal. Sci.Tech., 2024, DOI: 10.1039/D4CY00062.
  • E.Z.Duan, R.Lv, Z.Huang, J.Li, X.Xiao, Z.Zhang, S.Wan, S.Wang, H.Xiong, X.Yi, Y.Wang, J.Lin, “Enhancing Efficiency and High-Value Chemicals Generation through Coupling Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction with Propane Oxidation”, ChemSusChem, 2024, DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202301881.


  • R.Zhang, Y.Wang*, P.Gaspard, N.Kruse*, “The oscillating Fischer-Tropsch reaction”, Science, 2023, 382, 99-103.
  • I.Song, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, K.Khivantsev, “Co-existence of atomically dispersed Ru and Ce3+ sites is responsible for excellent low temperature N2O reduction activity of Ru/CeO2”, Appled Catalysis B, 2023, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2023.123487
  • Y.Qiu, D.Ray, L.Yan, X.Li, M.Song, M.Engelhard, J.Sun, M.Lee, X.Zhang, M.Nguyen, V.Glezakou, Y.Wang, R.Rousseau, Y.Shao, “A proton relay for the rate enhancement of electrochemical hydrogen reactions at heterogeneous interfaces”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2023, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.3c06398.
  • J.Zhang, W.Hu, Y.Li, A.Savoy, J.Sun, T.Chi, Y.Wang*, “Advances in the catalytic production of acrylonitrileChem Catalysis”, Chem.Catalysis, 2023, 10.1016/j.checat.2023.100825.
  • G.Zhang, Y.Li, Y.Chen, X.Hao, X.Zhang*, S.Wang, J.Lin, Y.Wang*, S.Wan*, “High-Stability ZnAl2O4 Spinel-Supported Nickel Catalyst for High-Temperature Syngas Methanation”, Ind.Eng.Chem.Res., 2023, 62, 41, 16668-16675.
  • J.Tian, R.Kong, Z.Wang, L. Fang, T. He, D.Jiang, H.Peng, T. Sun, Y.Zhu, Y. Wang, “Enhancing Methane Combustion Activity by Modulating the Local Environment of Pd Single-Atoms in Pd1/CeO2 Catalysts”, ACS Catal., 2023, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.3c02167.
  • N. Cardwell, A. Hensley, Y. Wang, J.McEwen, “Capturing the Coverage Dependence of Aromatics’ Adsorption Through Mean-Field Models”, J.Phy.Chem.A, 2023,
  • H.Zhang, P.Han, D.Wu, D.Du, J.Zhao, H.L. Zhang, J.Lin, S.Wan, J.Huan, S.Wang, H.Xiong, Y.Wang, “Confined Cu-OH Single Sites in SSZ-13 for the Direct Oxidation of Methane to Methanol”, Nature Comm., 2023, DOI : 10.1038/s41467-023-43508-4.
  • L.Zhang, J.Wang, B.Zhang, Z.Lin, L.Liu, X.Zhang, S.Wang, J.Lin, H.Xiong, C.Wu, Y.Wang, S.Wan, “ZnFexAl2-xO4 spinel supported PdZnβ bifunctional catalyst for methanol steam reforming”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2023, 475, 146334.
  • D.Jiang, G.Wan, J.H.Stenlid, C.E. García-Vargas, J.Zhang, C.Sun, J.Li, F. Abild-Pedersen*, C.J. Tassone*, Yong Wang*, “Dynamic and reversible transformations of sub-nanometer-sized palladium on ceria for efficient methane removal”, Nature Catalysis, 2023, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-39478-2.
  • R.Zhang, J.Li, A.L.Tonkovich, C.Lockhart, X.Wang, W.Hu H.Karroum, M.Seabaugh, N.Kruse, Y.Wang, “Highly productive and robust core@shell HeatPath SiC-Al2O3@Co/Re/Al2O3 catalyst for Fischer–Tropsch synthesis”, Applied Catalysis A: General, 2023, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2023.119419.
  • J.Tian, J.Guan, M.Xu, S.Qian, K.Ma, S.Wan. Z.Zhang, H.Xiong, S.Wang, Y.Wang, J.Lin, “Repairing Vacancy Defects for Stabilization of High Surface Area Hexagonal Boron Nitride under Harsh Conditions”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2023,  DOI:10.1016/j.cej.2023.146015.
  • J.Zhang, W.Hu, B.Qian, H. Li, B.Sudduth, M.Engelhard, L.Zhang, J.Hu, J.Sun, C.Zhang, H.He, Y.Wang, “Tuning Hydrogenation Chemistry of Pd-based Heterogeneous Catalysts by Introducing Homogeneous-like Ligands”, Nature Comm., 2023, doi: 10.1038/s41467-023-39478-2.
  • D.Jiang, G.Wan, J.H.Stenlid, C.E. García-Vargas, J.Zhang, C.Sun, J.Li, F. Abild-Pedersen*, C.J. Tassone*, Yong Wang*, “Dynamic and reversible transformations of sub-nanometer-sized palladium on ceria for efficient methane removal”, Nature Catalysis, 2023, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-39478-2.
  • N.Chaudhary, I.Onyango, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “Determining Catalytically Relevant Surfaces through Coverage-2 Dependent Lattice Gas Models: Carbon Adsorption on Fe(100)”, J.Phy.Chem.C, 2023, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.3c01761 (cover).
  • J.Tian, G.Collinge, S.Yuk, J. Lin, V.Glezakou, M.Lee*, Y.Wang*, R.Rousseau*, “Dynamically Formed Active Sites on Liquid Boron Oxide for Selective Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Propane”, ACS Catal., 2023, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.3c01759 (cover).
  • P.Han, R.Yan, Ran, Y. Wei, L.Li, J.Luo, Y. Pan, B. Wang, J. Lin, S. Wan, H.Xiong, Y. Wang*, S. Wang*, “Mechanistic Insights into Radical-Induced Selective Oxidation of Methane over Nonmetallic Boron Nitride Catalysts”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2023, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.2c13648.
  • Z.Zhang, J.Tian, Y.Lu, S.Yang, D.Jiang, W.Huang, Y.Li, J.Hong, A.Hoffman, S.Bare, M.Engelhard, A.Datye, Y.Wang, “Memory-dictated Dynamics of Single-atom Pt on CeO2 for CO Oxidation”, Nature Comm., 2023. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-37776-3.
  • Y.Wu, W.Zhao, S.H.Ahn, Y.Wang, E.D. Walter, Y.Chen, M.A. Derewinski, N.M. Washton, K.G. Rappé, Y.Wang, D.Mei, S.B.Hong, F.Gao, “Interplay between copper redox and transfer and support acidity and topology in low temperature NH3-SCR”, Nature Comm. , 2023,
  • V.L.Dagle, G.Collingea, M.Rahmana, A.Winkelmana, W.Hu, J.Hu, L.Kovarik, M.Engelhard, J.Jocz, Y.Wang, M.Lee, R.Rousseau, R.Dagle, “Single-step conversion of ethanol into n-butene-rich olefins over metal catalysts supported on ZrO2-SiO2 mixed oxides”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2023. 331, 122707.
  • Y.Wu, Y.Wang, E.D. Walter, K.G. Rappé, Y.Wang, F.Gao, “Insights into palladium poisoning of Cu/SSZ-13 selective catalytic reduction catalysts”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2023, 331, 122673, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2023.122673.
  • D.Yao, Y.Wang, Y.Li, A.Li, Z.Zhen, J.Lv, F.Sun, R.Yang, J.Luo, Z.Jiang, Y. Wang*, X.Ma*, “Scalable synthesis of Cu clusters for remarkable selectivity control of intermediates in consecutive hydrogenation”, Nature Comm. , 2023, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-36640-8.
  • K.Khivantsev, N.R. Jaegers, H.A. Aleksandrov, I.Song, X.I.Pereira-Hernandez, M.H.Engelhard, J.Tian, L.Chen, D.Meira, L.Kovarik, G.N. Vayssilov, Y.Wang*, J.Szanyi*, “Single Ru(II) ions on ceria as a highly active catalyst for abatement of NO”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2023, DOI:
  • F.Lin, C.E. García-Vargas, Y.Wang, “A bifunctional Pt/CeO2-Cu1/CeO2 catalyst system for isooctane oxidation under fully simulated engine exhaust condition: eliminating the inhibition by CO”, Catalysts, 2023, 13(3), 508.
  • A.D.Winkelman, V. Dagle, T.L. Lemmon, L. Kovarik, Y. Wang, and R.A. Dagle “Effect of Alkali Metal Addition on Catalytic Performance of Ag/ZrO2/SBA-16 Catalyst for Single-Step Conversion of Ethanol to Butadiene.” Catalysis Science & Technology, 2023, DOI:10.1039/d2cy01722a.
  • N.C.Nelson, T. Andana, K.G. Rappé, and Y. Wang. “Mechanistic insight into low temperature SCR by ceria–manganese mixed oxides incorporated into zeolites.” Catalysis Science & Technology, 2023, DOI:10.1039/D2CY01921C.


  • .X. Li, X. I. P. Hernandez, Y. Chen, J. Xu, J. Zhao, C. Pao, C.-Y. Fang, J. Zeng*, Y. Wang*, B. C. Gates*, J. Liu*, “Functional CeOx Nanoglues for Robust Atomically Dispersed Catalysts”, Nature, 2022, doi: 10.1038/s41586-022-05251-6.
  • F.Lin, W.Hu, N.R.Jaegers, F.Gao, J.Hu, H.Wang, Y.Wang, “Elucidation of the roles of water on the reactivity of surface intermediates in carboxylic acid ketonization on TiO2”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2022, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.2c08511.
  • C.García-Vargas, X.I.Pereira-Hernández, D.Jiang, R.Alcala, A.T. DeLaRiva, A.Datye, Y.Wang, “Highly active and stable single atom Rh1/CeO2 catalyst for CO Oxidation during redox cycling”, ChemCatChem, 2022, DOI:10.1002/cctc.202201210.
  • C.García-Vargas, G.Collinge, D.Yun, M. Lee, V.Muravev, Y.Su, X.I.Pereira Hernandez, D.Jiang, V.Glezakou, E.Hensen, R.Rousseau, A.Datye, Y.Wang, “Activation of Lattice and Adatom Oxygen by Highly Stable Ceria-supported Cu Single Atoms”, ACS Catalysis, 2022, (cover)
  • J.Liu, Z.Huang, M.Fan, J.Yang, J.Xiao, Y.Wang, “Future Energy Infrastructure and Energy Platform”, Nano Energy, 2022, doi: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2022.107915.
  • K.Khivantsev, J.Kwak, N.R. Jaegers, I.Z. Koleva, G.N. Vayssilov, M.A. Derewinski, Y.Wang, H. A. Aleksandrov, J.Szanyi, “Identification of the mechanism of NO reduction with ammonia (SCR) on zeolite catalysts“, Chemical Science, 2022, DOI: 10.1039/D2SC00350C
  • I.Song, K.Khivantsev, Y.Wu, M.Bowden, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “Unusual water-assisted NO adsorption over Pd/FER calcined at high temperatures: The effect of cation migration”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2022, 318, 121810
  • R.Liang, J.Li, Y.Wang, Z.Zhang, B.Luan, J.Liu, S.Qian, S.Wan, D.Zhao, H.Xiong, S.Wang, J.Lin, Y.Wang, “Hexagonal boron nitride for selective oxidative dehydrogenation of n-hexane to olefins”, Appl.Catal.A: General, 2022, 643, 118763. DOI:10.1016/j.apcata.2022.118763
  • Y.Wu, T.Andana, Y.Wang, Y.Chen, E.D.Walter, M.H.Engelhard, K.G. Rapp´e, Y.Wang, F.Gao, U. Menon, R.Daya, D.Trandal, H.An, Y.Zha, K.Kamasamudram, “A comparative study between real-world and laboratory accelerated aging of Cu/SSZ-13 SCR catalysts”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2022, 318, 121807
  • W.Hu, N.Jaegers, A.D.Winkelman, S.S.Murali, K.T.Mueller, Y.Wang, J.Hu, “Modelling Complex Molecular interactions in Catalytic Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance”, Frontiers in Catalysis, 2022, doi: 10.3389/fctls.2022.935174
  • L.Zhang, Q.Bao, B. Zhang, Y.Zhang, S. Wan, S. Wang, J.Lin, H.Xiong, D. Mei, Y. Wang, “Distinct role of surface hydroxyls in single-atom Pt1/CeO2 catalyst for room-temperature formaldehyde oxidation: acid-base vs redox”, JACS Au, 2022, DOI: 10.1021/jacsau.2c00215.
  • J.Zhang, J.Li, B.Sudduth, J.Sun, C.Zhang, H.He, Y.Wang, “Enhanced Selective Hydrogenolysis of Phenolic C-O Bond over Graphene-covered Fe-Co Alloy Catalysts”, ACS Sus.Chem.Eng., 2022, 10.1021/acssuschemeng.2c02075.
  • Y.Wu, Y.Ma, Y.Wang, K.Rappe, N.Washton, Y.Wang, E.Walter, F.Gao, Feng, “Rate Controlling in Low-temperature Standard NH3-SCR: Implications from Operando EPR Spectroscopy and Reaction Kinetics”, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 2022, 144, 22, 9734–9746
  • T.Andana, K.G.Rappé, N.C. Nelson, F.Gao, Y.Wang, “Selective catalytic reduction of NOx with NH3 over Ce-Mn oxide and Cu-SSZ-13 composite catalysts – Low temperature enhancement”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmetal, 2022, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2022.121522.
  • H.Pham, A.DeLaRiva, E. Peterson, R.Alcala, K. Khivantsev, J. Szanyi, X.Li, D.Jiang, W.Huang, Y.Sun, P.Tran, Q. Do, C. DiMaggio, Y. Wang, A.Datye, “”Designing Ceria/Alumina for Efficient Trapping of Platinum Single Atoms”, ACS Sus.Chem.Eng., 2022, doi:10.1021/acssuschemeng.2c01380.
  • Z.Zhang, P.Han, L.Li, X.Zhang, X.Cheng, J.Lin, S.Wan, H.Xiong, Y.Wang, S.Wang, “Confinement-enhanced selective oxidation of lignin derivatives to formic acid over Fe-Cu/ZSM-5 catalysts under mild conditions”, ChemSusChem, 2022, doi: 10.1002/cssc.202200218.
  • B.Qian, S.Yang, J.Zhangc, S.Zhou, B.Etschmann, C.Liu, B.Dai, J.Cashion, Y.Wang, H.Wang, L.Zhang, “Waste to worth: a high-temperature water-gas shift magnetite catalyst with encapsulated core-shell structure from coal fly ash”, Fuel Processing Technology, 2022, 232, 107265.
  • Y.Zheng, Z.Duan, R.Liang, R.Lv, C.Wang, Z.Zhang, S.Wan, S.Wang, H.Xiong, S.K.Ngaw, J.Lin, Y.Wang, “Shape-dependent performance of Cu/Su2O for photocatlytic reduction of CO2”, ChemSusChem, 2022, doi:10.1002/cssc.202200216.
  • H.Li, M.J. Hurlock, B.Sudduth, J. Li; J.Sun, Q.Zhang, Y.Wang, “Acetone to Isobutene Conversion on ZnxTiyOz: Effects of TiO2 Facet”, J.Catal., 2022, doi:10.1016/j.jcat.2022.03.031.
  • M.Tan, Y.Yang, Y.Yang, J.Chen, Y.Yang, Z.Zhang, J.Lin, S.Wan, S.Wang, Y.Wang, “Hydrogen spillover assisted by oxygenate molecules over nonreducible oxides”, Nature Comm., (2022)13:1457,
  • H.Zhang, J.Lv, Z.Zhang, C.Du, S.Wang, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang,* H. Xiong*, “Oxidation of methane to Methanol by Water Over Cu/SSZ-13: Impact of Cu Loading and Formation of Active Sites”, ChemCatChem, 2022,
  • L.Liu, Y.Lin, Y.Hu, Z.Lin, S.Lin, M.Du, L.Zhang, X.Zhang, J.Lin, Z.Zhang, H.Xiong, S.Wang, B.Ge, S.Wan, Y.Wang “ZnAl2O4 spinel supported PdZn catalyst with ppm Pd for methanol steam reforming”, ACS Catal., 2022, doi: 10.1021/acscatal.1c04922.
  • L.Zhang, L.Xue, B.Lin, Q.Zhao, S.Wan, Y.Wang, H.Jia, H.Xiong, “Noble Metal Single-Atom Catalysts for the Catalytic Oxidation of Volatile Organic Compounds”, ChemSusChem, 2022, doi: 10.1002/cssc.202102494R2 (front cover).
  • I.Song, K.Khiantsev, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “Elucidating the role of CO in NO storage mechanism on Pd/SSZ-13 with in situ DRIFTS”, J.Phy.Chem.C, 2022, doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c1063.
  • H.Peng, T.Dong, S.Yang, H. Chen, Z.Yang, W.Liu, C.He, P.Wu, J.Tian, Y.Peng, X.Chu, D.Wu, T.An, Y.Wang, S.Dai, “Intra-crystalline mesoporous zeolite encapsulation-derived thermally robust metal nanocatalyst in deep oxidation of light alkanes”, Nature Comm., 2022, 13, 295. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27828-x.


  • F.Lin, Y. Lu, K. Unocic, S. Habas, M. Griffin, J. Schaidle, H.Meyer III, Y. Wang, H.Wang, “Deactivation by Potassium Accumulation on a Pt/TiO2 Bifunctional Catalyst for Biomass Catalytic Fast Pyrolysis”, ACS Catal., 2021,
  • H.Xiong, D.Kunwar, D.Jiang, C.E. García-Vargas, H.Li, C.Du, G.Canning, X.I.Pereira-Hernandez, Q.Wan, S.Lin, S.C.Purdy, J.T.Miller, K.Leung, S.S.Chou, H.H.Brongersma, Rik ter Veen, J.Huang, H.Guo*, Y.Wang*, A.K.Datye*, “Engineering catalyst supports to stabilize PdOx two-dimensional rafts for water-tolerant methane oxidation”, Nature Catalysis, 2021, doi: 10.1038/s41929-021-00680-4.
  • K.Khivantsev, N.R.Jaegers, H.A.Aleksandrov, L.Kovarik, M.A.Derewinski, Y.Wang, G.N. Vayssilov, J.Szanyi, “Biomimetic CO oxidation below -100 ⁰C by a nitrate-containing metal-free microporous system”, Nature Comm., 2021, doi:10.26434/chemrxiv.12368876.v1
  • K.Khivantsev, X.Wei, L. Kovarik, N.R.Jaegers, E.D.Walter, P.Tran, Y.Wang, J.Szanyi, “Pd/FER vs Pd/SSZ-13 Passive NOx Adsorbers: Adsorbate-controlled Location of Atomically Dispersed Pd(II) in FER Determines High Activity and Stability”, Angewandte Chemie.Int.Ed, 2021, DOI: 10.1002/anie.202107554
  • H.Li, Q.Wan, C. Du, Q. Liu, J. Qi, X. Ding, S. Wang, S.Wan, J. Lin, C.Tian, L. Li, T.Peng, W.Zhao, H. Zhang, J. Huang, H. Guo, S.Lin, A.K.Datye, H.Xiong, Y. Wang, “Vapor-Phase Self-Assembly to Generate Single Atom Catalysts with Weak Metal-Support Interaction”, Chem, 2021, DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.3835429
  • Y.Sun, G.Han, L.Du, C.Du, X.Zhou, Q.Sun, Y.Gao, G.Yin, Y.Li, and Y.Wang, “Photoelectrochemistry-Driven Selective Hydroxyl Oxidation of Polyols: Synergy between Au Nanoparticles and C3N4 Nanosheets”, Chem.Catalysis, 2021, doi: 10.1016/j.chemcat.2021.09.001.
  • B.J.Sudduth, D.Yun, J.Sun, Y.Wang, “Facet-Dependent Selectivity of CeO2 nanoparticles in 2-Propanol Conversion”, Journal of Catalysis, 2021, doi:10.1016/j.jcat.2021.09.009.
  • J.Lai, N.Jaegers, B.Mosevitzky Lis, M.Guo, M.Ford, E.Walter, Y.Wang, J.Hu, I.Wachs, “Structure-Activity Relationships of Hydrothermally Aged Titania-Supported Vanadium-Tungsten Oxide Catalysts for SCR of NOx Emissions with NH3″, ACS Catal, 2021, doi: 10.1021/acscatal.1c02130.
  • H.Li, D.Guo, N.Ulumuddin, M.R.Jaegers, J.Sun, B.Peng, J.S.McEwen, J.Hu, Y.Wang,  “Elucidating the Cooperative Roles of Water and Lewis Acid−Base Pairs in Cascade C−C Coupling and Self-Deoxygenation Reactions”, JACS Au, 2021, (cover)
  • C.B.Cockreham, X.Zhang, J.A.Eakin, M.Dewa, H.Li, N.Li, J.Sun, S.Ha, C.F.Ivory, Y.Wang, H.Xu, D.Wu, “Unveiling the Interfacial and Structural Heterogeneity of Ti3C2Tx MXene Etched with CoF2/HCl by Integrated in Situ Thermal Analysis”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2021, doi: 10.1021/acsami.1c10021.
  • X.Zhang, M.E.Reece, C.B.Cockreham, H.Sun, B.Wang, H.Xu, J.Sun, X.Guo, H.Su, Y.Wang, D.Wu “Formation Energetics and Guest – Host Interactions of Molybdenum Carbide Confined in Zeolite Y”, Ind.Eng.Chem.Res, 2021, doi: 10.1021/acs.iecer.1c02822.
  • X.Zhang, A.C.Strzelecki, C.B.Cockreham, V.G.Goncharov, H.Li, J.Sun, H.Sun, X.Guo, H.Xu, S.Ha, B.Wang, Y.Wang, D.Wu, “Thermodynamics of Molybdenum Trioxide (MoO3) Encapsulated in Zeolite Y”, AIChE J., 2021, doi:10.22541/au.162206667.74058496/v1.
  • J.Zhang,  B.Sudduth, J.Sun, L.Kovarik, M.H.Engelhard, Y.Wang, “Elucidating the Active Site and the Role of Alkali Metals in Selective Hydrodeoxygenation of Phenols over Iron-carbide-based Catalyst”, ChemSusChem, 2021, doi: 10.1002/cssc.202101382.
  • L.Zhang, B.Zhang, P.Xue, J.Li, Z.Zhang, Y.Yang, S.Wang, J.Lin, H.Liao, Y.Wang, Y.Yao, S.Wan, H.Xiong, “The Effect of Pretreatment on the Reactivity of Pd/Al2O3 in Room Temperature Formaldehyde Oxidation”, ChemCatChem, 2021,
  • P.Han, Z.Zhang, Z.Chen, J.Lin, S.Wan, Y.Wang, S.Wang, “Critical Role of Al Pair Sites in Methane Oxidation to Methanol on Cu-Exchanged Mordenite Zeolites”, Catalysts, 2021, 11(6), 751;
  • N.R.Jaegers, Y.Wang, J.Hu, I.E.Wachs, “Impact of Hydration on Supported V2O5/TiO2 Catalysts as Explored by Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy”, J.Phy.Chem.C,  2021 125 (30), 16766-16775, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c04150
  • J.Tian, J.Li, S.Qian, Z.Zhang, S.Wan, S.Wang, J.Lin, Y.Wang,” Understanding the origin of selective oxidative dehydrogenation of propane on boron-based catalysts”, Appl.Catal.A: General, 2021,
  • F.Lin, T.Andana, Y.Wu, J.Szanyi, Y.Wang, F.Gao, “Catalytic Site Requirements for N2O Decomposition on Cu-, Co-, and Fe-SSZ-13 Zeolites”, J.Catal, 2021,
  • Dong Jiang, Yonggang Yao, Tangyuan Li, Gang Wan, Xavier Isidro Pereira-Hernández, Yubing Lu, Jinshu Tian, Konstantin Khivantsev, Mark H. Engelhard, Chengjun Sun, Carlos E. García-Vargas, Adam S. Hoffman, Simon R. Bare, Abhaya K. Datye, Liangbing Hu, Yong Wang, “Tailoring the Local Environment of Platinum in Single-Atom Pt1/CeO2 Catalysts for Robust Low-Temperature CO Oxidation”, Angewandte, 2021, doi:10.1002/anie.202108585
  • Y.Lu, Z.Zhang, H.Wang, Y.Wang, “Toward efficient single-atom catalysts for renewable fuels and chemicals production from biomass and CO2”, Appl.Catal.B: Environmental, 2021,
  • B.Qian, J.Zhang, S.Zhou, J.Lu, Y.Liu, B.Dai, C.Liu, Y.Wang, H.Wang, L.Zhang, “Synthesis of (111) facet-engineered MgO nanosheet from coal fly ash and its superior catalytic performance for high-temperature water gas shift reaction”, Appl.Catal.A, General, 2021, doi: 10.1016/j.apcata.2021.118132.
  •  A.J.R.Hensley, G.Collinge, Y.Wang, J.S.McEwen, “Guiding the design of oxidation-resistant Fe-based single atom alloy catalysts with insights from configurational space”, J.Chem.Phy., 2021, doi:10.1063/5.00048698.
  •  Y.Chu, U.Sayal, X.S.Li, Y.Qiu, M.Song, M.H.Engelhard, S.D.Davidson, K.Koh, L.C.Meyer, J.Zheng, X.Xie, D.Li, J.Liu, O.Y.Gutierrez, Y.Wang, Y.Shao, “Tuning proton transfer and catalytic properties in triple junction nanostructured catalyst”, Nano Energy, 2021, doi: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2021.106046.
  •  N.G.Petrik, Y.Wang, B.Wen, Y,Wu, R.Ma, A.Dahal, F.Gao. R.Rousseau, Y.Wang, G.A.Kimmel, A.Selloni, Z.Dohnalek, “Conversion of formic acid on single- and nano-crystalline anatase TiO2(101)”, J.Phy.Chem.C, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c00571
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