Year 2024

34. Li, Z., Zhao, C., Wang, H., Ding, Y., Chen, Y., Schwaller, P., Yang, R., K., Hua, C.*, He, Y.* Interpreting Chemisorption Strength with AutoML-based Feature Deletion Experiments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2024, *Co-corresponding author (ChemRxiv)

33.Yecheskel, Y.,; Shreim, L. ; Ying, Z.;Yashar, O.; He, Y.; Zucker, Ines. Catalytic Ozonation using MnO2-Enabled Membranes: Toward Direct Delivery of Hydroxyl Radicals. Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 2024,11(2),179-184(Link)

32. Tang, J.*, Zhao, T., He, Y.*, Guo, R., Pan, W., Zhang, H., Dou, B.*, Amorphous cobalt boride as metallic photocatalysts for efficient water splitting operable over 800 nm. Renewable Energy, 2024, 119916 *Co-corresponding author (Link)

31. Tang, J.*, Pan, W.*, He, Y.*, Zhao, T., Wang, Q., Guo, R.* , Function-oriented bifunctional Mg & MoP modified graphic carbon nitride for selective photoreduction CO2 to CH4. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2024, 481, 148382. *Co-corresponding author (Link)

Year 2023

30. Chen, J., Huang, X., Hua, C., He, Y.*, Schwaller, P.* AdsGT: Graph Transformer for  Predicting Global Minimum Adsorption Energy. NeurIPS 2023-AI4Science, 2023 *Co-corresponding author (Link)

29. He, Y., Huang, D., Single-Atom Platinum Catalyst for Efficient CO2 Conversion via Reverse Water Gas Shift Reaction. Molecules, 2023, 28 (18), 6630. (Invited article) (Link)

28. Yang, L., Pu, T., Tian, F., He, Y.*, Zhu, M.*, Revealing the Anti-sintering Phenomenon on Silica-Supported Nickel Catalysts during CO2 hydrogenation. J. Environ. Sci. 2023 (Invited article) *Co-corresponding author (Link)

27. Hussain, S., Chen, X., Gao, Y., Song, H., Tian, X., He, Y., Abbas, A., Afroz, M. A., Hao, Y., Gao, R., Unveiling the Transformation from Aggregation-Caused Quenching to Encapsulation-Induced Emission Enhancement for Improving the Photoluminescence Properties and Detection Performance of Conjugated Polymer Material in Multiple States. Adv. Optical Mater. 2023, 2202851. (Link)

26. Tian, F.#, Yao, Y.#, Yang, L., He, Y.*, Dry methane reforming process for conversion of hydrocarbons to hydrogen. 《Handbook of Hydrogen Production and Applications》, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, 2023, Invited book chapter (In press) *Corresponding author

25. Yang, L., He, Y.*, Xiong, H., Editorial: Catalysis Rising Stars in China, Frontiers in Chemistry2023, *Corresponding author (Link, e-Book

24. Yang, L.#, Jiang, M.#, Tian, F., He, Y.*, Recent advances and new concepts in CO2 conversion and applications,《Advances and Technology Development in Greenhouse Gases: Emission, Capture and Conversion》, Elsevier2023, Invited book chapter (In press) *Corresponding author

23. Yang, L., Ding, Y., Huang, X., Gao, Y., Hua, C., He, Y.*, Economics of Processes Involving CO2 in Circular Economy, 《Circular Economy Processes for CO2 Capture and Utilization》Elsevier2023, Invited book chapter (In press) *Corresponding author (Elsevier, Amazon)

Year 2022

22. Yang, L.; Gandara-Loe, J.; Pastor-Pérez, L.; Zhang, Q.; He, Y.; Reina, R. T.; Gas-phase CO2 recycling via Reverse Water-Gas Shift reaction: a comprehensive overview. 《Chemical Valorisation of Carbon Dioxide》, Royal Society of Chemistry2022. (Link)

21. Zhao, T.; Zhao, Q.; Lee, J.; Yang, S.; Wang, H.; Zhuang, M.; He, Y., Liu, G.; Oh, N.; Murray, C.; Kagan, C., Engineering the Surface Chemistry of Colloidal InP Quantum Dots for Field-Effect Transistors. Chemistry of Materials2022. 34, (18), 8306-8315 (Link)

20. Song, H.; Wang, F.; Zhao, Y.; Gao, R.; He, Y.; Yan, Q.; Chen, X.; Pfefferle, L.; Xu, S.; Sheng, Y.; Spatially-directed Magnetic Molecularly Imprinted Polymers with Good Anti-interference for Simultaneous Enrichment and Detection of Dual Disease-related Bio-indicators. Nanoscale2022, 14(31), 11343-11352 (Link)

19. Hussian, S.; Chen, X.; Wang, C.; Hao, Y.; Tian, X.; He, Y.; Li, J.; Shahid, M.; Iyer, P.; Gao, R.; Aggregation and Binding-Directed FRET Modulation of Conjugated Polymer Materials for Selective and Point-of-Care Monitoring of Serum Albumins. Analytical Chemistry202294 (30), 10685-10694 (Link

18. Yang, L.; Heinlein, J.; Hua, C.; Gao, R.; Hu, S.; Pfefferle, L.; He, Y.* Emerging Dual-functional 2D Transition Metal Oxides for Carbon Capture and Utilization: A Review. 2022Fuel. 324, 124706 *Corresponding author (Link)

17. Chi, Z.; Yang, L.; Li, X.; He, Y.; Xiao, W.; CO Oxidative Coupling with Nitrite to Oxalate over Palladium catalyst: A Comprehensive Kinetic Modeling. Chem. Eng. J. 2022, 136656. (Link)

16. Gao, Y.#; Jiang, M.#; Yang, L.; He, Y.* Recent Advances of Catalytic Methane Combustion Over Transition Metal Oxide Catalysts. Frontiers in Chem.2022,10 (Link) *Corresponding author

15. Li, HX.; Yang, L.; Chi, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Li, X.; He, Y.; Reina, T.; Xiao, W.; CO2 Hydrogenation to Methanol Over Cu/ZnO/Al2O3 Catalyst: Kinetic Modeling Based on Either Single- or Dual-Active Site Mechanism. Catal Lett 2022(Link)




Before JI

14. Hao, Y.; Gao, Y.; Gao, L.; He, Y.; Niu, Y.; Hussain, S.; Gao, R.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Shahid, M.; Wang, S., Amphiphilic core-shell magnetic adsorbents for efficient removal and detection of phthalate esters. Chem. Eng. J. 2021, 129817. (Link)

13. Song, H.; Zhang, H.; He, Y.; Gao, R.; Wang, Y.; Wang, W.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Tang, X.; Tang, Y., Novel bayberry-and-honeycomb-like magnetic surface molecularly imprinted polymers for the selective enrichment of rutin from Sophora japonica. Food Chem. 2021, 129722. (Link)

12. Tian, X.; Gao, R.; Wang, Y.; He, Y.; Hussain, S.; Heinlein, J. A.; Tian, J.; Pfefferle, L.; Tang, X.; Tang, Y., Layer-by-layer assembled magnetic molecularly imprinted nanoparticles for highly specific recovery of luteolin from honeysuckle leaves. Green Chem. 2021. (Link)

11. Wang, C.; Hao, Y.; Wang, Y.; Song, H.; Hussain, S.; Gao, R.; Gao, L.; He, Y.*; Zheng, G.; Tang, Y., Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes Non-covalently Functionalized by Porphyrin–Sn Networks for Protein Adsorption. ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2021, 4 (3), 2345-2350. *Corresponding author (Link)

10. Zhao, T.; Yanagi, R.; Xu, Y.; He, Y.; Song, Y.; Yang, M.; Hu, S., A coating strategy to achieve effective local charge separation for photocatalytic coevolution. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2021, 118 (7), e2023552118. (Link)

9. Shen, X.; Yao, M.; Sun, K.; Zhao, T.; He, Y.; Chi, C.-Y.; Zhou, C.; Dapkus, P. D.; Lewis, N. S.; Hu, S., Defect-Tolerant TiO2-Coated and Discretized Photoanodes for >600 h of Stable Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation. ACS Energy Lett. 2020, 193-200. (Link)

8. He, Y.; Guo, F.; Yang, K. R.; Heinlein, J. A.; Bamonte, S. M.; Fee, J. J.; Hu, S.; Suib, S. L.; Haller, G. L.; Batista, V. S.; Pfefferle, L. D., In Situ Identification of Reaction Intermediates and Mechanistic Understandings of Methane Oxidation over Hematite: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142 (40), 17119-17130. (Link) Most cited paper in JACS (2020-2021)

7. He, Y.; Yang, K. R.; Yu, Z.; Fishman, Z. S.; Achola, L. A.; Tobin, Z. M.; Heinlein, J. A.; Hu, S.; Suib, S. L.; Batista, V. S.; Pfefferle, L. D., Catalytic manganese oxide nanostructures for the reverse water gas shift reaction. Nanoscale 2019, 11 (35), 16677-16688. (Link)

6. Zucker, I.; Hashmi, S. M.; Yang, J.; He, Y.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Elimelech, M., Shape-Dependent Interactions of Manganese Oxide Nanomaterials with Lipid Bilayer Vesicles. Langmuir 2019, 35 (43), 13958-13966. (Link)

5. He, Y.; Fishman, Z. S.; Yang, K. R.; Ortiz, B.; Liu, C.; Goldsamt, J.; Batista, V. S.; Pfefferle, L. D., Hydrophobic CuO Nanosheets Functionalized with Organic Adsorbates. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (5), 1824-1833. (Link)

4. Chen, H.; Bai, W. J.; He, Y.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Qi, S. T.; Wu, Y. L., Catalytic Hydrogenation of Octanoic Acid in the Gaseous Phase on Ni Catalysts: The Effect of Support Species and Structure. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 2018, 57 (48), 16272-16283. (Link)

3. Chen, H.; He, Y.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Pu, W.; Wu, Y.; Qi, S., Phenol Catalytic Hydrogenation over Palladium Nanoparticles Supported on Metal-Organic Frameworks in the Aqueous Phase. ChemCatChem 2018, 10 (12), 2558-2570. (Link)

2. Fishman, Z. S.; He, Y.; Yang, K. R.; Lounsbury, A. W.; Zhu, J.; Tran, T. M.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Batista, V. S.; Pfefferle, L. D., Hard templating ultrathin polycrystalline hematite nanosheets: effect of nano-dimension on CO2 to CO conversion via the reverse water-gas shift reaction. Nanoscale 2017, 9 (35), 12984-12995. (Link)

1.  Fishman, Z. S.; Rudshteyn, B.; He, Y.; Liu, B.; Chaudhuri, S.; Askerka, M.; Haller, G. L.; Batista, V. S.; Pfefferle, L. D., Fundamental Role of Oxygen Stoichiometry in Controlling the Band Gap and Reactivity of Cupric Oxide Nanosheets. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (34), 10978-85. (Link)



10. [Local organization committee] 3rd Asian Conference on Thermal Sciences, Shanghai, China            (2024)

9. [Invited talk & Session Chair] International Conference on Carbon Neutrality 2023, Shanghai, China  (2023)

Catalytic Activation of Methane via Heterogeneous Catalysis                                 

8. [Invited talk] International Conference on Low-Carbon Energy and Chemical Technology at Xi’an, China (2023)

Enzyme-Inspired Transition Metal Oxide Catalysts Design

7. [Poster] 19th National Youth Catalysis Conference by Chinese Chemical Society at Nanjing, China (2023)

Novel Nanostructured Transition Metal Oxides for C1 Catalysis.                                                                    

6. [Invited seminar] State Key Laboratory of Materials Processing and Die & Mound Technology at Wuhan, China  (2022)    

Novel Nanostructured Transition Metal Oxides for C1 Catalysis.                                                            

 5. [Conference talk] ENFL division at ACS Spring, San Diego, CA, USA  (2022)                          

Direct Z-scheme Photocatalytic Water Splitting over an α-Fe2O3-Cu2O Heterojunction with Ultrafast Interfacial Charge Transfer.

4. [Poster] Mathematics in Chemical Kinetics and Engineering, Shanghai, China  (2021)               

Revisiting CO Coupling reaction with Methyl Nitrite over Pd/α-Al2O3 catalyst: Mechanism and Kinetics

 3. [Conference talk] Catalysis & Reaction Engineering division at AIChE (2020)

Mars Van Krevelen Catalytic Methane Combustion Via Formate Intermediates over Hematite: Atomistic Surface Studies and DFT.

 2. [Poster] Catalysis & Reaction Engineering division at AIChE, Orlando, FL, USA  (2019)     

Novel Nanostructured Transition Metal Oxides for Catalysis.

1. [Invited User Poster] Center of Functional Nanomaterials Triennial Review, Brookhaven National Lab, NY, USA (2019)

  2D Transition Metal Oxide Nanomaterials for (Photo)catalytic applications.