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Prof. Feng Wang(王 峰)

Lab of Bioenergy Chemical
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
Email: wangfeng[@]
Address: 457 Zhongshan Road, 116023 Dalian P.R.China


Sep 1995 – Jul 1999 Zhengzhou University, China, Department of Chemistry, B.S.

Sep 1999 – Jan 2005 Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of sciences, Ph.D. Physical Chemistry

Academic and Working Experience:

May 2022 – present Associate Editor, ACS Catalysis

May 2021 – present Vice Director, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Oct 2018 – Mar 2024  Director, Division of Biomass Conversion & Bio-energy, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Jan 2014 – Oct 2018 Vice Director, Division of Biomass Conversion & Bio-energy, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Jun 2011 – present Professor, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Dec 2009 – Jun 2011 Associate Professor, Team leader of Bioenergy Chemical Group, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Sep 2006 – Dec 2009 Postdoc, Catalysis Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan

Aug 2005 – Sep 2006 Postdoc, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California-Berkeley, USA

Mar 2005 – Jul 2005 Assistant Professor, Organic Catalysis Group, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Research Interests:

Synthesis and characterization of structurally well-defined nanomaterials, such as metal oxides, zeolites, and metal nanoparticles

Development of green and environmentally benign processes for the production of oxygenates from olefins, alcohols and carbon oxides

Catalytic upgrading of biomass (lignocellulose and derivatives) into phenolic compounds, alcohols and polymer building blocks

Photocatalysis for solar fuel production, CO2 valorization, and biomass conversion

Theoretical calculations and machine learning in catalytic materials and chemistry


2023 First-class Dalian Natural Science Award

2022 Rare Earth Science and Technology Award - First Prize of Fundamental Research

Min Enze Energy and Chemical Industry Award - Outstanding Contribution Award, 2021

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Awards, ACS, 2020

National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, NSFC, 2020

NSFC-RS Newton Advanced Fellowship, 2019 (Collaborator: Stuart Taylor, Cardiff University, UK) 

Jiaxi Lu Excellent Mentor Award, 2020

Mentor Award of Chinese Academy of Science, 2019

Cheung Kong Youth Scholar Program, Ministry of Education of P.R. China, 2016

National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars, NSFC, 2014

Lin Liwu Excellent Youth Award, 2012

Chinese Catalytic Xinxiu Award, Chinese Chemistry Society, 2012

Young Scientist Award, 15th International Congress on Catalysis, Munich, 2012

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Presidential Scholarship, 2005


American Chemical Society (ACS)

Chinese Chemical Society (CCS)

Conference Talk:

1. Catalytic Depolymerization of Lignocellulose, 16th Eurasia Conference on Chemical Sciences 2023, Bangkok, Thailand, Dec.13-15, 2023

2. Catalytic Fractionation of Lignocellulose towards Holistic Valorization, 9th Asia-Pacific Congress on Catalysis (APCAT-9), Hangzhou, China, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2023

3. Photocatalytic biorefineries for H2 production, 2023 International Conference on Photochemistry and Industry, Wuhan, Oct. 10-13, 2023

4. Photocatalytic Cleavage of Lignin C−C or C−O bond, Nature Sustainability Workshop Series, Shenzhen, May 13, 2021

5. Catalytic conversion of lignin into aromatic chemicals, 2020 2nd International Youth Conference on Lignin- and Collagen-based Materials (2nd IYCLCM-2020), Dalian, Nov. 07, 2020

6. Light-driven Catalytic Biomass Conversion, Syngenta International Online Conference, Oct. 22, 2020

7. Light-Driven Catalytic Biomass Conversion to Liquid Fuels and Chemicals, The China-UK Catalysis Symposium, Dalian, Oct. 21, 2020

8. Light-driven Catalytic Biomass Conversion to Liquid Fuels and Chemicals, The 1st CAS-NST Joint Symposium - Focusing on Energy-Related Catalysis, Sept. 1-3, 2020

9. 2020 Catalysis Gordon Research Conference, June 28, 2020

10. Photocatalytic conversion of biomass and its derivatives, the 24th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, Washington, USA, June 15-20, 2020

11. Catalytic scissoring of lignin C−C and C−O bonds, the 6th UK Catalysis Conference (UKCC), Loughborough, UK, Jan. 1-7, 2020

12. Ru/Ceria catalyzes the C−C/C−N bond formation reactions and Selective production of phase-separable product from a mixture of biomass-derived aqueous oxygenates, and Visible-light-driven coproduction of diesel precursors and hydrogen from lignocellulose-derived methylfurans, The 258th ACS National Meeting, Aug. 24-31, 2019

13. Photocatalytic Conversion of Biomass to Fuels and Chemicals, The 10th National Conference on Environmental Chemistry (10th NCEC), Beijing, August 15-19, 2019

14. Catalytic Cleavage of Lignin and its Derivatives into Aromatic Compound, The Spring Meeting of Korea Institute of chemical Engineers (KIChE), Jeju, Republic of Korea, April 23-27, 2019

15. Oxidative cleavage of carbon-carbon bonds of lignin to aromatic and Ceria catalysts for stitching small molecules via multiple bond formation, The 257th ACS National Meeting, Orlando, USA, March 31- April 4, 2019

16. Homogeneous Catalytic Oxidation of Lignin to Cleave C−O and C−C Bonds, Lignin Gordon Research Conference, Easton, USA, Aug. 5-10, 2018

17. Heterogeneous catalysis for lignin conversion, ACS Publications Forum in the 31st CCS, Hangzhou, China, May 5-8, 2018

18. Catalytically oxidative cleavage of lignin C−C bond, The 255th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, USA, March 18-22, 2018.

19. Catalytic Oxidative Cleavage of C−C Bond Converts Lignin Models and Extracts to Aromatic chemicals, CatBior 2017, Lyon, France, Dec. 11-15, 2017.

20. Acid-base Catalysis of Ceria and Doped Ceria in Organic Transformation, OKCAT2017, Osaka, Japan, Oct. 27-28, 2017.

21. Photocatalytic Cleavage of Lignin into Aromatics, The 254th ACS National Meeting, Washington DC, USA, Aug. 20-24, 2017.

22. Catalytic Conversion of Lignin Models and Extracts into Oxygenates, The 253th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 2-6, 2017.

23. Catalytic cleavage of lignin C−C and/or C−O bonds to oxygenates, International Symposium on Catalytic Activation and Selective Conversion of Energy-Related-Molecules, Xiamen, China, July 10-12, 2016

24. Defect Site Control of Ceria and the Efficient Catalysis in Organic Reactions, The Pacifichem2015, Hawaii, USA, Dec. 14-20, 2015

25. Session organizer. Hydrogenolysis of lignin and lignosulfonate over nickel-based catalysts, The Pacifichem2015, Hawaii, USA, Dec. 14-20, 2015

26. Ceria-catalyzed organic reactions, The 17th International Symposium on Relations between homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis, Utrecht, the Netherlands, July 12-15, 2015

27. Defected oxide-supported gold nanoparticles: charge transfer and crystalline effect in catalysis, The Gold2015 Conference, Cardiff, UK, July 28-30, 2015

28. Catalytic Organic Transformation Reactions over Nanostructured Oxides, PIRE-ECCI Annual Meeting, Santa Barbara, USA, Dec. 16-17, 2013

29. Catalytic Nature of Oxides as Water-Tolerant Lewis Acidic Catalysts in Hydrolysis Reaction, 23rd North American Catalysis Society Meeting, Louisville, USA, Oct. 16, 2013

30. Fundamental studies on lignin depolymerization reaction in alcohol over nickel-based catalysts, 2nd International Symposium on Green Chemistry Renewable carbon and Eco-Efficient Processes, La Rochelle, France, May 21-24, 2013

31. Catalytic Nature of Oxides as Water-Tolerant Lewis Acidic Catalysts in Hydrolysis Reaction, The 6th Asia-Pacific Congress on Catalysis, Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2013

32. Electron Transfer at the Interface of Gold Nanoparticles and Partially Reduced MoOx and Catalytic Applications, The 6th International conference GOLD 2012, Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 7, 2012

33. Catalytic utilization of glycerol as a sustainable feedstock for chemicals and materials, The 15th International Congress on Catalysis, Munich, Germany, July 1-6, 2012

34. Catalytic C–C Cross Coupling Reactions at Benzylic Position over Molybdenum Oxide, The Sixth Tokyo Conference on Advanced Catalytic Science and Technology & The Fifth Asia Pacific Congress on Catalysis, Sapporo, Japan, July 18-23, 2010

Major Grants and Funds:

1. National Key R&D Program, “Directional catalytic conversion of biomass to prepare high value-added oxygenated chemicals”, 2022/12-2027/11.

2. Major Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China, “The conversion of methanol coupling with oxygenates”, 2020/01-2024/12.

3. National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, “Heterogenous Catalysis”, 2021/01-2025/12.

4. National Key R&D Program (International Science and Technology Innovation Cooperation Key Special Project), “Photocatalyzed selective transformation of lignocellulose with hydrogen production”, 2020/01-2022/12. (Collaborator: Paolo Fornasiero, the University of Trieste, Italy)

5. NSFC-RS Newton Advanced Fellowship, “Catalytic transformation of light alkanes to olefins or oxygenates”, 2019/03-2022/02. (Collaborator: Stuart Taylor, Cardiff University, United Kingdom)

6. Dalian Science and Technology Innovation Fund, “Catalytic technology for high-value utilization of low-carbon olefins”, 2019/01-2021/12.

7. Strategic Priority Research Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (B), “Research on New Catalytic Reaction for Efficient Use of Resources”, 2016/06-2021/05.

8. National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars, “Heterogenous Catalysis”, 2015/01-2017/12.

Books and Reviews:

1. Chaofeng Zhang, Feng Wang. Lignin Conversion Catalysis: Transformation to Aromatic Chemicals[M]. Weinheim, Germany: WILEY‐VCH GmbH, 2022. Print ISBN 978-3-527-34973-9.

2. Jianyu Han; Junju Mu; Feng Wang, Single-Metal Alloys. In Supported Metal Single Atom Catalysis[B], 2022; pp 145-168. (chapter)

3. Chaofeng Zhang, Feng Wang, Catalytic cleavage of lignin CO and CC bonds. Advances in Inorganic Chemistry, 2021, 77: 175-218. (Editor: Ford, Peter C.; van Eldik, Rudi) (chapter)

4. Chaofeng Zhang,* Xiaojun Shen, Yongcan Jin,* Jinlan Cheng, Cheng Cai, Feng Wang*, Catalytic Strategies and Mechanism Analysis Orbiting the Center of Critical Intermediates in Lignin Depolymerization. Chemical Reviews 2023, 123, 8, 4510-4601.

5. Zhipeng Huang; Nengchao Luo; Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang, Radical generation and fate control for photocatalytic biomass conversion. Nature Reviews Chemistry 2022, 6, 197-214.

6. Zhuyan Gao#, Puning Ren#, Lulu Sun, Nengchao Luo*, Feng Wang*. Photocatalysts for steering charge transfer and radical reactions in biorefineries, Nature Synthesis, 2024, 3, 438-451.

7. Xiaojun Shen; Chaofeng Zhang; Buxing Han; Feng Wang, Catalytic self-transfer hydrogenolysis of lignin with endogenous hydrogen: road to the carbon-neutral future. Chemical Society Reviews 2022, 51, 1608-1628.

8. Xuejiao Wu; Nengchao Luo; Shunji Xie*; Haikun Zhang; Qinghong Zhang; Feng Wang*; Ye Wang*, Photocatalytic transformations of lignocellulosic biomass into chemicals. Chemical Society Reviews 2020, 49(17), 6198-6223.

9. Hongji Li; Anon Bunrit; Ning Li; Feng Wang*, Heteroatom-participated lignin cleavage to functionalized aromatics. Chemical Society Reviews 2020, 49(12), 3748-3763.

10. Min Wang*, Hongru Zhou, Feng Wang*. Photocatalytic biomass conversion for hydrogen and renewable carbon-based chemicals, Joule, 2024, 8(3), 604-621.

11. Min Wang*, Hongru Zhou, and Feng Wang*. Photocatalytic Production of Syngas from Biomass. Accounts of Chemical Research 2023, 56, 9, 1057-1069.

12. Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang, Catalytic Lignin Depolymerization to Aromatic Chemicals. Accounts of Chemical Research 2020, 53(2), 470-484.

13. Mahdi M. Abu-Omar; Katalin Barta; Gregg T. Beckham; Jeremy S. Luterbacher; John Ralph; Roberto Rinaldi; Yuriy Román-Leshkov; Joseph S. M. Samec; Bert F. Sels; Feng Wang, Guidelines for performing lignin-first biorefining. Energy & Environmental Science, 2021, 14 (1), 262-292.

14. Min Wang; Feng Wang*, Catalytic Scissoring of Lignin into Aryl Monomers. Advanced Materials 2019, 31(50), 1901866.

Research articles:

1. Ning Li, Kexin Yan, Thanya Rukkijakan, Jiefeng Liang, Yuting Liu, Zhipeng Wang, Heran Nie, Suthawan Muangmeesri, Gonzalo Castiella-Ona, Xuejun Pan, Qunfang Zhou, Guibin Jiang, Guangyuan Zhou, John Ralph, Joseph S.M. Samec*, Feng Wang*. Selective lignin arylation for biomass fractionation and benign bisphenols. Nature, 2024, in press.

2. Nengchao Luo; Tiziano Montini; Jian Zhang; Paolo Fornasiero; Emiliano Fonda; Tingting Hou; Wei Nie; Jianmin Lu; Junxue Liu; Marc Heggen; Long Lin; Changtong Ma; Min Wang; Fengtao Fan; Shengye Jin; Feng Wang*, Visible-light-driven coproduction of diesel precursors and hydrogen from lignocellulose-derived methylfurans. Nature Energy, 2019, 4(7), 575-584.

3. Zhipeng Huang‡; Zhitong Zhao‡; Chao Feng Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Huifang Liu; Nengchao Luo; Jian Zhang; Feng Wang*, Enhanced photocatalytic alkane production from fatty acid decarboxylation via inhibition of radical oligomerization. Nature Catalysis, 2020, 3(2), 170-178.

4. Xuke Chen, Yu Xia, Yingfeng Wu, Yunpeng Xu, Xiuquan Jia*, Richard N. Zare*, Feng Wang*. Sprayed Oil–Water Microdroplets as a Hydrogen Source. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2024, 146, 15, 10868-10874.

5. Ruolan Zhang#, Zhenyuan Zhang#, Xuke Chen#, Jichun Jiang, Lei Hua, Xiuquan Jia,* Rui Bao,* Feng Wang*. Pyrogenic Carbon Degradation by Galvanic Coupling with Sprayed Seawater Microdroplets, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2024, 146, 8528-8535.

6. Jianyu Han#, Jingyi Yang#, Zhixin Zhang#, Xunzhu Jiang, Wei Liu*, Botao Qiao*, Junju Mu*, Feng Wang. Strong Metal–Support Interaction Facilitated Multicomponent Alloy Formation on Metal Oxide Support. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145, 41, 22671–22684.

7. Xuke Chen, Yu Xia, Zhenyuan Zhang, Lei Hua, Xiuquan Jia*, Feng Wang, Richard N. Zare*. Hydrocarbon Degradation by Contact with Anoxic Water Microdroplets. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145, 39, 21538–21545.

8. Hongru Zhou, Min Wang*, Fanhao Kong, Zhiwei Chen, Zhaolin Dou, Feng Wang*. Facet-Dependent Electron Transfer Regulates Photocatalytic Valorization of Biopolyols, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2022, 144, 46, 21224–21231.

9. Zhuyan Gao, Junju Mu, Jian Zhang, Zhipeng Huang, Xiangsong Lin, Nengchao Luo*, Feng Wang*. Hydrogen bonding promotes alcohol C–C coupling, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2022, 144, 41, 18986-18994.

10. Zhe Zhang; Min Wang*; Hongru Zhou; Feng Wang*, Surface Sulfate Ion on CdS Catalyst Enhances Syngas Generation from Biopolyols. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2021, 143, 6533-6541.

11. Chaofeng Zhang; Zhipeng Huang; Jianmin Lu; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang*, Generation and Confinement of Long-Lived N-Oxyl Radical and Its Photocatalysis. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140(6), 2032-2035.

12. Jinghua An‡; Yehong Wang‡; Jianmin Lu; Jian Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Shutao Xu; Xiaoyan Liu; Tao Zhang; Martin Gocyla; Marc Heggen; Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowsk; Paolo Fornasiero; Feng Wang*, Acid-Promoter-Free Ethylene Methoxycarbonylation over Ru-Clusters/Ceria: The Catalysis of Interfacial Lewis Acid-Base Pair. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140(11), 4172-4181.

13. Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*; Qi Song; Qin Xin; Shutao Xu; Jie Xu*, Heterogeneous Ceria Catalyst with Water-Tolerant Lewis Acidic Sites for One-Pot Synthesis of 1,3-Diols via Prins Condensation and Hydrolysis Reactions. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135(4), 1506-1515.

14. Hongru Zhou; Min Wang; Feng Wang, Oxygen-controlled photo-reforming of biopolyols to CO over Z-scheme CdS@g-C3N4. Chem, 2022, 8, 465-479.

15. Puning Ren, Zhuyan Gao, Tiziano Montini, Zhitong Zhao, Na Ta, Yike Huang, Nengchao Luo*, Emiliano Fonda, Paolo Fornasiero*, Feng Wang*, Stepwise photoassisted decomposition of carbohydrates to H2, Joule, 2023, 7(2), 333-349.

16. Hongru Zhou; Min Wang; Feng Wang, Oxygen-vacancy-mediated catalytic methanation of lignocellulose at temperatures below 200°C. Joule, 2021, 5, 3031-3044.

17. Xiaoqin Si; Rui Lu; Zhitong Zhao; X. Yang; Feng Wang; Huifang Jiang; Xiaolin Luo; Aiqin Wang; Zhaochi Feng; Jie Xu; Fang Lu*, Catalytic production of low-carbon footprint sustainable natural gas. Nature Communications, 2022, 13, 258.

18. Min Wang; Meijiang Liu; Jianmin Lu; Feng Wang*, Photo splitting of bio-polyols and sugars to methanol and syngas. Nature Communications, 2020, 11(1), 1083.

19. Yehong Wang; Mi Peng; Jian Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Jinghua An; Shuyan Du; Hongyu An; Fengtao Fan; Xi Liu; Peng Zhai; Ding Ma*; Feng Wang*, Selective production of phase-separable product from a mixture of biomass-derived aqueous oxygenates. Nature Communnications, 2018, 9(1), 5183.

20. Meijiang Liu, Hongji Li, Jian Zhang, Huifang Liu*, Feng Wang. Photocatalytic Production of Ethanolamines and Ethylenediamines from Bio-Polyols over a Cu/TiO2 Catalyst. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, e202315795.

21. Qingchun Xu#, Puning Ren#, Yang Peng, Nengchao Luo*, Zhuyan Gao, Caixia Meng, Jian Zhang, Feng Wang*. Photocatalytic 2-iodoethanol coupling to produce 1,4-butanediol mediated by TiO2 and a catalytic nickel complex. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, e202301668.

22. Lin Yuan; Yancheng Hu; Zhitong Zhao; Guangyi Li; Aiqin Wang; Yu Cong; Feng Wang; Tao Zhang; Ning Li, Production of Copolyester Monomers from Plant-Based Acrylate and Acetaldehyde. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2022, 61, e202113471:1-5.

23. Hu Yancheng‡; Zhao Zhitong‡; Liu Yanting; Li Guangyi; Wang Aiqin; Cong Yu; Zhang Tao; Wang Feng*; Li Ning*, Synthesis of 1,4-Cyclohexanedimethanol, 1,4-Cyclohexanedicarboxylic Acid and 1,2-Cyclohexanedicarboxylates from Formaldehyde, Crotonaldehyde and Acrylate/Fumarate. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57(23), 6901-6905.

24. Jinghua An; Yehong Wang; Zhixin Zhang; Zhitong Zhao; Jian Zhang; Feng Wang*, The Synthesis of Quinazolinones from Olefins, CO, and Amines over a Heterogeneous Ru-clusters/Ceria Catalyst. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57(38), 12308-12312.

25. Min Wang; Jianmin Lu; Jiping Ma; Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*, Cuprous Oxide Catalyzed Oxidative C-C Bond Cleavage for C-N Bond Formation: Synthesis of Cyclic Imides from Ketones and Amines. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54(47), 14061-14065.

26. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*; Jie Xu*, Detection and Measurement of Surface Electron Transfer on Reduced Molybdenum Oxides (MoOx) and Catalytic Activities of Au/MoOx. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51(16), 3883-3887.

27. Shiyang Liu, Yike Huang, Nengchao Luo*, Jian Zhang, Botao Qiao, Feng Wang*. Water-mediated photocatalytic coproduction of diesel fuel additives and hydrogen from dimethyl ether. ACS Catalysis, 2024, 14, 6807-6815.

28. Yinpan Zhang, Qiang Guo*, Feng Wang*. Concepts of ethylene carbonylation with hydrogen gas and insitu generated hydrogen. ChemCatChem, 2024, e202301568.

29. Yuting Liu, Beili Nie, Ning Li, Huifang Liu*, Feng Wang,* Chlorine radical-mediated photocatalytic C(sp3)−H bond oxidation of aryl ethers to ester. Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 2024, 58, 123-128.

30. Kun Zhang, Qiang Guo*, Yehong Wang, Pengfei Cao, Jian Zhang, Marc Heggen, Joachim Mayer, Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowski, Feng Wang*. Ethylene carbonylation to 3-Pentanone with in-situ hydrogen via water-gas-shift reaction on Rh/CeO2. ACS Catalysis, 2023, 13, 3164−3169.

31. Jiaoyue Wang, Jingying, Zhitong Zhao, Longfei Bing, Fengming Xi*, Feng Wang*, Jiang Dong, Shiyun Wang, Gang Lin, Yan Yin, Qinqin Hu. Benefit analysis of multi-approach biomass energy utilization toward carbon neutrality, The Innovation, 2023, 4(3), 100423.

32. Yuting Liu, Huifang Liu*, Ning Li, Feng Wang*. Photoinduced organocatalytic lignin C–C bond cleavage in mixed binary solvents, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2023, 339, 123137.

33. Huixiang Li, Yehong Wang⁎, Chaofeng Zhang, Zhipeng Huang, Jianyu Han, Xuezhong Nie, Feng Wang*. Insight into the Strong Brönsted Acid Sites on Isolated WOx-Modified Pt/Zirconium Phosphate for Glycerol Efficient Hydrodeoxygenation, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2023, 325, 122342.

34. Cheng Cai, Chaofeng Zhang, Ning Li, Huifang Liu, Jun Xie*, Hongming Lou*, Xuejun Pan*, J. Y. Zhu*, Feng Wang*. Changing the role of lignin in enzymatic hydrolysis for a sustainable and efficient sugar platform, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2023, 183, 113445.

35. Yuda Zhang, Yehong Wang*, Xian Guan, Huixiang Li, Xuezhong Nie, Yafei Liang, Xiaolei Bao, Xiaoqiang Li*, Feng Wang*. Ce doping promote the selective conversion of ethanol to ethyl acetate via the dehydrogenation-condensation over CuCeZr catalyst. Journal of Catalysis, 2023, 426, 86-95.

36. Xuezhong Nie, Yehong Wang,* Junju Mu, Jianyu Han, Huixiang Li, Nengchao Luo, Zhipeng Huang, Qiang Guo, Ning Li, Jian Zhang, Ning Li, Feng Wang*. Tuning Redistribution of CuOx Nanoparticles on TiO2 Support. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2023, 15, 48168−48178.

37. Puning Ren, Yue Zhou, Kaiyi Su, Lulu Sun, Nengchao Luo*, Feng Wang. Visible-Light-Driven Furfural Oxidation over CuOx/Nb2O5. Chem Asian J., 2023, 18, e202300732,

38. Dongxia Jiao, Jinghua An, Huixiang Li, Zhipeng Huang, Yehong Wang*, Feng Wang*. Relay catalysis for conversion of secondary amine to formamide. Chin. J. Catal., 2023, 53, 161-170.

39. Jianyu Han, Zhixin Zhang, Zhuoran Xu, Lunhua He, Feiran Shen, Yehong Wang, Xuebin Liu, Meiling Guo, Zaihong Guan, Feng Wang*. Bottom-up synthesis of a pyramid-type (Pt/4nmCeO2)/SiO2 catalyst via a surface reduction strategy. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2023, 11, 10927.

40. Yafei Liang, Yehong Wang*, Zhixin Zhang, Jianyu Han, Jian Zhang, Yuda Zhang, Feng Wang*. Facile synthesis of defective porous Sn-modified CeO2 catalyst via ball milling-pyrolysis method for efficient conversion of biomass-derived oxygenates. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2023, 11, 5858-5866.

41. Lulu Sun, Yike Huang, Shiyang Liu, Xiumei Liu, Nengchao Luo*, Feng Wang*. Photocatalytic reductive C−O bond scission promoted by low-work-function Cd single atoms and clusters, Chem. Commun., 2023, 59, 2102-2105.

42. Zhipeng Huang, Yang Yang, Junju Mu, Genheng Li, Jianyu Han, Puning Ren, Jian Zhang, Nengchao Luo, Ke-Li Han, Feng Wang*. Controlling the reactions of free radicals with metal-radical interaction, Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 2023, 45, 120-131.

43. Cheng Cai, Ning Li, Huifang Liu, Jian Zhang, J.Y. Zhu*, Feng Wang*, Extracting high β-O-4 content lignin and by-producing substrate susceptible to enzymatic hydrolysis by a green flow through process. Chem. Eng. J., 2023, 453, 139730:1-8.

44. Ying Ji, Huifang Liu, Feng Wang*, Xinwen Guo*, Conversion of biomass to γ-valerolactone by efficient transfer hydrogenation of ethyl levulinate over Al-SPAN nanosheets, Catal. Today, 2023, 408, 73-80.

45. Lin Yuan, Yancheng Hu, Xin Guo, Guangyi Li, Aiqin Wang, Yu Cong, Feng Wang*, Tao Zhang*, and Ning Li*. Biomass-based production of food preservatives, Chem Catal., 2022, 2, 9, 2302-2311.

46. Zhe Zhang, Min Wang*, and Feng Wang*. Plasma-assisted construction of CdO quantum dots/CdS semi-coherent interface for the photocatalytic bio-CO evolution. Chem Catal., 2022, 2(6), 1394-1406.

47. Feng Wang* and Haodong Duan*. Opportunities and future directions for photocatalytic biomass conversion to value-added chemicals, Chem Catal., 2022, 2, 4, 644-646.

48. Haohong Duan* and Feng Wang*. Opportunities for electrocatalytic biomass valorization, Chem Catal., 2022, 2, 4, 641-643.

49. Nengchao Luo, Wei Nie, Junju Mu, Shiyang Liu, Mingrun Li, Jian Zhang, Zhuyan Gao, Fengtao Fan, Feng Wang*. Low-work function metals boost selective and fast scission of methanol C–H bonds. ACS Catalysis, 2022, 12, 11, 6375-6384.

50. Z. L. Wu; Q. H. Yang; Y. Liu; B. Y. Zhang; R. G. Li; W. Y. Wang; J. J. Wang; K. Domen; F. Wang; F. T. Fan, Can Li: A Career in Catalysis. ACS Catalysis 2022, 12, 3063-3082.

51. Qiang Guo; Yehong Wang; Jianyu Han; Jian Zhang; Feng Wang, Interfacial Tandem Catalysis for Ethylene Carbonylation and C–C Coupling to 3-Pentanone on Rh/Ceria. ACS Catalysis 2022, 12, 3286-3290.

52. Anon Bunrit; Teera Butburee; Meijiang Liu; Zhipeng Huang; Keerati Meeporn; Chaiyasit Phawa; Jian Zhang; Sanchai Kuboon; Huifang Liu; Kajornsak Faungnawakij; Feng Wang, Photo–Thermo-Dual Catalysis of Levulinic Acid and Levulinate Ester to γ-Valerolactone. ACS Catalysis 2022, 12, 1677-1685.

53. Shichao Zhang, Hang Dong, An Lin, Chaofeng Zhang, Hong Du, Junju Mu*, Jianyu Han, Jian Zhang, and Feng Wang*. Design and optimization of solid amine CO2 adsorbents assisted by machine learning, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2022, 10, 39, 13185–13193.

54. Yehong Wang*, Jiapei Wang, Yuda Zhang, Qiang Guo, Jie An, Yafei Liang, Yanan Wang, Pengfei Cao, Marc Heggen, Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowski, Xiangxue Zhu, Xiujie Li*, Feng Wang. Revealing the catalytic role of Sn dopant in CO2-oxidative dehydrogenation of propane over Pt/Sn-CeO2 catalyst, ChemCatChem, 2022, 14, e202200982.

55. Meijiang Liu, Huifang Liu*, Ning Li, Chaofeng Zhang, Jian Zhang, Feng Wang*, Selective oxidation of glycerol into formic acid by photogenerated holes and superoxide radicals, Chemsuschem, 2022, 15(19), e202201068.

56. Xueyuan Wang, Nengchao Luo, Feng Wang*. Advances and challenges of photocatalytic methane C-C coupling. Chin. J. Chem., 2022, 12, 1492-1505.

57. Ying Ji, Yi Zuo, Huifang Liu, Feng Wang*, Xinwen Guo*. Synthesis of Silico-Phospho-Aluminum Nanosheets by Adding Amino Acid and its Catalysis in the Conversion of Furfuryl Alcohol to Fuel Additives. ChemsusChem, 2022, 15, e202200747.

58. Shuang Lv, Huifang Liu*, Jian Zhang, Qiang Wu*, Feng Wang. Water promoted photocatalytic transfer hydrogenation of furfural to furfural alcohol over ultralow loading metal supported on TiO2. Journal of Energy Chemistry, 2022, 73, 259-267.

59. Siqi Li, Jianmin Lu, Zhipeng Huang, Shutao Xu, Chaofeng Zhang*, Feng Wang, Using HCOONH4 as a reductant and nitrogen source in converting PhCHO to imine via a continuous condensation-reduction mechanism, ChemistrySelect, 2022, 7, e202203482.

60. Kaiyi Su, Chaofeng Zhang*, Yehong Wang, Jian Zhang, Qiang Guo, Zhuyan Gao, and Feng Wang*. Unveiling the highly disordered NbO6 units as electron-transfer sites in Nb2O5 photocatalysis with N-hydroxyphthalimide under visible light irradiation, Chin. J. Catal., 2022, 43, 1894-1905.

61. Shichao Zhang; Wenbin Chen; Junju Mu; Jianyu Han; Chaofeng Zhang; Zhuyan Gao; Jian Zhang; Yehong Wang; Feng Wang, Single site Ni(II) anchored tetraethylene pentamine for enhancing CO2 kinetic adsorption rate and long-term cyclic stability. Chemical Engineering Journal 2022, 436, 135211.

62. C. F. Zhang; Z. Y. Gao; P. N. Ren; J. M. Lu; Z. P. Huang; K. Y. Su; S. C. Zhang; J. J. Mu; F. Wang, Oxygen-implanted MoS2 nanosheets promoting quinoline synthesis from nitroarenes and aliphatic alcohols via an integrated oxidation transfer hydrogenation-cyclization mechanism. Green Chemistry 2022, 24, 1704-1713.

63. Hongman Sun; Yu Zhang; Chunfen Wang; Mark A Isaacs; Ahmed I Osman; Yehong Wang; David Rooney; Youhe Wang; Zifeng Yan; Christopher MA Parlett, Integrated carbon capture and utilization: Synergistic catalysis between highly dispersed Ni clusters and ceria oxygen vacancies. Chemical Engineering Journal 2022, 437, 135394.

64. Kaiyi Su; Huifang Liu; Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang, Photocatalytic conversion of waste plastics to low carbon number organic products. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2022, 43, 589-594.

65. S. Li; Z. Huang; H. Liu; M. Liu; C. Zhang; F. Wang, Polar hydrogen species mediated nitroarenes selective reduction to anilines over an [FeMo]Sx catalyst. Dalton Trans 2022, 51, 1553-1560.

66. Qi Huang; Junju Mu; Zhen Zhan; Feng Wang; Shangbin Jin; Bien Tan; Chunfei Wu, A steric hindrance alleviation strategy to enhance the photo-switching efficiency of azobenzene functionalized metal-organic frameworks toward tailorable carbon dioxide capture. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2022, 10, 8303-8308.

67. Yehong Wang; Jiaxu Liu; Zhitong Zhao; Qiang Guo; Qike Jiang; Ning He; Feng Wang, A carbon-negative route for sustainable production of aromatics from biomass-derived aqueous oxygenates. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2022, 307, 121139.

68. X. B. Huang; K. Y. Zhang; B. X. Peng; G. Wang; M. Muhler; F. Wang, Ceria-Based Materials for Thermocatalytic and Photocatalytic Organic Synthesis. ACS Catalysis 2021, 11, 9618-9678.

69. Kaiyi Su; Yehong Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Zhuyan Gao; Jianyu Han; Feng Wang, Tuning the Pt species on Nb2O5 by support-induced modification in the photocatalytic transfer hydrogenation of phenylacetylene. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2021, 298, 120554.

70. Y. H. Wang; Z. X. Zhang; L. J. Lei; W. Liu; S. Y. Du; X. X. Zhu; X. J. Li; F. Wang, Defect-Dependent Selective C-H/C-C Bond Cleavage of Propane in the Presence of CO2 over FeNi/Ceria Catalysts. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2021, 9, 17301-17309.

71. K. Su; H. Liu; Z. Gao; P. Fornasiero; F. Wang, Nb2O5-Based Photocatalysts. Adv. Sci., 2021, 8, 2003156.

72. Dongxia Jiao; Yehong Wang; Zhixin Zhang; Jian Zhang; Lijun Lei; Feng Wang, Catalysis of Positively Charged Ru Species Stabilized by Hydroxyapatite in Amine Formylation. ChemCatChem 2021, 13, 4159-4163.

73. Ying Ji; Yi Zuo; Min Liu; Feng Wang; Chunshan Song; Xinwen Guo, From nano aggregates to nano plates: The roles of gelatin in the crystallization of titanium silicate-1. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 2021, 321, 111100.

74. Tingting Hou; Zhuyan Gao; Jian Zhang; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang, Simultaneously Enhanced Activity and Selectivity for C(sp3)–H Bond Oxidation Under Visible Light by Nitrogen Doping. Transactions of Tianjin University 2021, 27, 331-337.

75. Z. Y. Gao; N. C. Luo; Z. P. Huang; S. H. Taylor; F. Wang, Controlling Radical Intermediates in Photocatalytic Conversion of Low-Carbon-Number Alcohols. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2021, 9, 6188-6202.

76. J. H. An; Z. Y. Gao; Y. H. Wang; Z. X. Zhang; J. Zhang; L. Li; B. Tang; F. Wang, Heterogeneous Ru/TiO2 for hydroaminomethylation of olefins: multicomponent synthesis of amines. Green Chemistry 2021, 23, 2722-2728.

77. Zhitong Zhao; Jingyang Jiang*; Feng Wang*, An economic analysis of twenty light olefin production pathways. Journal of Energy Chemistry 2021, 56, 193-202.

78. Nengchao Luo; Tingting Hou; Shiyang Liu; Bin Zeng; Jianmin Lu; Jian Zhang; Hongji Li; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic Coproduction of Deoxybenzoin and H2 through Tandem Redox Reactions. ACS Catalysis 2020, 10(1), 762-769.

79. Huifang Liu; Hongji Li; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang*, Visible-Light-Induced Oxidative Lignin C-C Bond Cleavage to Aldehydes Using Vanadium Catalysts. ACS Catalysis 2020, 10(1), 632-643.

80. Lijun Lei; Yehong Wang; Zhixin Zhang; Jinghua An; Feng Wang*, Transformations of Biomass, Its Derivatives, and Downstream Chemicals over Ceria Catalysts. ACS Catalysis 2020, 10(15), 8788-8814.

81. Kaiyi Su; Huifang Liu; Bin Zeng; Zhixin Zhang; Nengchao Luo; Zhipeng Huang; Zhuyan Gao; Feng Wang*, Visible-Light-Driven Selective Oxidation of Toluene into Benzaldehyde over Nitrogen-Modified Nb2O5 Nanomeshes. ACS Catalysis 2020, 10(2), 1324-1333.

82. Huifang Liu; Jianyu Han; Qitian Huang; Hongwei Shen; Lijun Lei; Zhipeng Huang; Zhixin Zhang; Zongbao K. Zhao; Feng Wang*, Catalytic Hydrodeoxygenation of Methyl Stearate and Microbial Lipids to Diesel-Range Alkanes over Pd/HPA-SiO2 Catalysts. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 2020, 59(39), 17440-17450.

83. Hongji Li; Meijiang Liu; Huifang Liu; Nengchao Luo; Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang*, Amine-Mediated Bond Cleavage in Oxidized Lignin Models. ChemSuschem 2020, 13(17), 4660-4665.

84. Hongji Li; Zhuyan Gao; Lijun Lei; Huifang Liu; Jianyu Han; Feng Hong; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic transfer hydrogenolysis of aromatic ketones using alcohols. Green Chemistry 2020, 22, 3802-3808.

85. Jinghua An; Yehong Wang; Zhixin Zhang; Jian Zhang; Martin Gocyla; Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowski; Feng Wang*, Linear-regioselective hydromethoxycarbonylation of styrene using Ru-clusters/CeO2 catalyst. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2020, 41(6), 963-969.

86. Hongji Li; Anon Bunrit; Jianmin Lu; Zhuyan Gao; Nengchao Luo; Huifang Liu; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic Cleavage of Aryl Ether in Modified Lignin to Non-phenolic Aromatics. ACS Catalysis 2019, 9(9), 8843-8851.

87. Jian Zhang; Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*, Microreactor-assisted synthesis of a nickel-based infinite coordination polymer and its application in the selective adsorption of alcohols. Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2019, 109, 107566.

88. Hongji Li‡; Elena Subbotina‡; Anon Bunrit; Feng Wang*; Joseph S. M. Samec*, Functionalized spirolactones by photoinduced dearomatization of biaryl compounds. Chemical Science 2019, 10(12), 3681-3686.

89. Kimberly N. Heck; Yehong Wang; Gang Wu; Feng Wang; Ah-Lim Tsai; David T. Adamson; Michael S. Wong, Effectiveness of metal oxide catalysts for the degradation of 1,4-dioxane. RSC Advances 2019, 9(46), 27042-27049.

90. Jianyu Han; Jianmin Lu; Min Wang; Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*, Single Atom Alloy Preparation and Applications in Heterogeneous Catalysis. Chinese Journal of Chemistry 2019, 37(9), 977-988.

91. Min Wang; Xiaochen Zhang; Hongji Li; Jianmin Lu; Meijiang Liu; Feng Wang*, Carbon Modification of Nickel Catalyst for Depolymerization of Oxidized Lignin to Aromatics. ACS Catalysis 2018, 8(2), 1614-1620.

92. Min Wang; Jiping Ma; Huifang Liu; Nengchao Luo; Zhitong Zhao; Feng Wang*, Sustainable Productions of Organic Acids and Their Derivatives from Biomass via Selective Oxidative Cleavage of C-C Bond. ACS Catalysis 2018, 8(3), 2129-2165.

93. Min Wang; Meijiang Liu; Hongji Li; Zhitong Zhao; Xiaochen Zhang; Feng Wang*, Dealkylation of Lignin to Phenol via Oxidation-Hydrogenation Strategy. ACS Catalysis 2018, 8(8), 6837-6843.

94. Huifang Liu; Hongji Li; Jianmin Lu; Shu Zeng; Min Wang; Nengchao Luo; Shutao Xu; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic Cleavage of C-C Bond in Lignin Models under Visible Light on Mesoporous Graphitic Carbon Nitride through pi-pi Stacking Interaction. ACS Catalysis 2018, 8(6), 4761-4771.

95. Zhixin Zhang; Yehong Wang; Jianmin Lu; Jian Zhang; Mingrun Li; Xuebin Liu; Feng Wang*, Pr-Doped CeO2 Catalyst in the Prins Condensation-Hydrolysis Reaction: Are All of the Defect Sites Catalytically Active? ACS Catalysis 2018, 8(4), 2635-2644.

96. Jintao Xia; Zhipeng Huang; Xukai Zhou; Xifa Yang; Feng Wang; Xingwei Li*, Rh(III)-Catalyzed Acceptorless Dehydrogenative Coupling of (Hetero)arenes with 2-Carboxyl Allylic Alcohols. Organic Letters 2018, 20(3), 740-743.

97. Yehong Wang; Jian Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Tingting Hou; Chaofeng Zhang; Jinghua An; Feng Wang*, The in situ transformation of the co-product formaldehyde in the reversible hydrolysis of 1,3-dixoane to obtain 1,3-propanediol efficiently. Green Chemistry 2018, 20(7), 1455-1458.

98. Hongji Li; Min Wang; Huifang Liu; Nengchao Luo; Jianmin Lu; Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang*, NH2OH-Mediated Lignin Conversion to Isoxazole and Nitrile. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2018, 6(3), 3748-3753.

99. Chaofeng Zhang; Hongji Li; Jianmin Lu; Xiaochen Zhang; Katherine E. MacArthur; Marc Heggen; Feng Wang*, Promoting Lignin Depolymerization and Restraining the Condensation via an Oxidation-Hydrogenation Strategy. ACS Catalysis 2017, 7(5), 3419-3429.

100. Nengchao Luo; Min Wang; Hongji Li; Jian Zhang; Tingting Hou; Haijun Chen; Xiaochen Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Feng Wang*, Visible-Light-Driven Self-Hydrogen Transfer Hydrogenolysis of Lignin Models and Extracts into Phenolic Products. ACS Catalysis 2017, 7(7), 4571-4580.

101. Tingting Hou; Nengchao Luo; Hongji Li; Marc Heggen; Jianmin Lu; Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*, Yin and Yang Dual Characters of CuOx Clusters for C-C Bond Oxidation Driven by Visible Light. ACS Catalysis 2017, 7(6), 3850-3859.

102. Haijun Chen; Chao Liu; Min Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Nengchao Luo; Yehong Wang; Hadi Abroshan; Gao Li; Feng Wang*, Visible Light Gold Nanocluster Photocatalyst: Selective Aerobic Oxidation of Amines to Imines. ACS Catalysis 2017, 7(5), 3632-3638.

103. Zhitong Zhao; Yong Liu; Feng Wang; Xuekuan Li; Shuping Deng; Jie Xu; Wei Wei; Feng Wang*, Life cycle assessment of primary energy demand and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of four propylene production pathways in China. Journal of Cleaner Production 2017, 163, 285-292.

104. Chaofeng Zhang; Feng Wang*, Sell a dummy: Adjacent functional group modification strategy for the catalytic cleavage of lignin beta-O-4 linkage. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2017, 38(7), 1102-1107.

105. Xiaomei Yang; Jingjing Bian; Jianhao Huang; Weiwen Xin; Tianliang Lu; Chen Chen; Yunlai Su; Lipeng Zhou; Feng Wang; Jie Xu*, Fluoride-free and low concentration template synthesis of hierarchical Sn-Beta zeolites: efficient catalysts for conversion of glucose to alkyl lactate. Green Chemistry 2017, 19(3), 692-701.

106. Yehong Wang; Jian Zhang; Haijun Chen; Zhixin Zhang; Chaofeng Zhang; Mingrun Li; Feng Wang*, Ru/ceria-catalyzed direct formylation of amines and CO to produce formamides. Green Chemistry 2017, 19(1), 88-92.

107. Min Wang; Jianmin Lu; Lihua Li; Hongji Li; Huifang Liu; Feng Wang*, Oxidative C(OH)-C bond cleavage of secondary alcohols to acids over a copper catalyst with molecular oxygen as the oxidant. Journal of Catalysis 2017, 348, 160-167.

108. Min Wang; Lihua Li; Jianmin Lu; Nengchao Luo; Xiaochen Zhang; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic coupling of amines to imidazoles using a Mo-ZnIn2S4 catalyst. Green Chemistry 2017, 19(21), 5172-5177.

109. Min Wang; Lihua Li; Jianmin Lu; Hongji Li; Xiaochen Zhang; Huifang Liu; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang*, Acid promoted C-C bond oxidative cleavage of beta-O-4 and beta-1 lignin models to esters over a copper catalyst. Green Chemistry 2017, 19(3), 702-706.

110. Huifang Liu; Min Wang; Hongji Li; Nengchao Luo; Shutao Xu; Feng Wang*, New protocol of copper-catalyzed oxidative C(CO)-C bond cleavage of aryl and aliphatic ketones to organic acids using O2 as the terminal oxidant. Journal of Catalysis 2017, 346, 170-179.

111. Tingting Hou; Chaofeng Zhang; Yehong Wang; Zhenting Liu; Zhixin Zhang; Feng Wang*, Metal-free protocol for the synthesis of N-arylpyrrolidines catalyzed by hydrogen iodine. Catalysis Communications 2017, 94, 56-59.

112. Tingting Hou; Yehong Wang; Jian Zhang; Mingrun Li; Jianmin Lu; Marc Heggen; Carsten Sievers; Feng Wang*, Peculiar hydrogenation reactivity of Ni-Ni delta+ clusters stabilized by ceria in reducing nitrobenzene to azoxybenzene. Journal of Catalysis 2017, 353, 107-115.

113. Zhixin Zhang; Yehong Wang; Jianmin Lu; Chaofeng Zhang; Min Wang; Mingrun Li; Xuebin Liu; Feng Wang*, Conversion of Isobutene and Formaldehyde to Diol using Praseodymium-Doped CeO2 Catalyst. ACS Catalysis 2016, 6(12), 8248-8254.

114. Min Wang; Jianmin Lu; Xiaochen Zhang; Lihua Li; Hongji Li; Nengchao Luo; Feng Wang*, Two-Step, Catalytic C-C Bond Oxidative Cleavage Process Converts Lignin Models and Extracts to Aromatic Acids. ACS Catalysis 2016, 6(9), 6086-6090.

115. Nengchao Luo; Min Wang; Hongji Li; Jian Zhang; Huifang Liu; Feng Wang*, Photocatalytic Oxidation-Hydrogenolysis of Lignin beta-O-4 Models via a Dual Light Wavelength Switching Strategy. ACS Catalysis 2016, 6(11), 7716-7721.

116. Jianmin Lu; Min Wang; Xiaochen Zhang; Andreas Heyden; Feng Wang*, beta-O-4 Bond Cleavage Mechanism for Lignin Model Compounds over Pd Catalysts Identified by Combination of First-Principles Calculations and Experiments. ACS Catalysis 2016, 6(8), 5589-5598.

117. Zhixin Zhang; Yehong Wang; Min Wang; Jianmin Lu; Chaofeng Zhang; Lihua Li; Jingyang Jiang; Feng Wang*, The cascade synthesis of alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones via oxidative C-C coupling of ketones and primary alcohols over a ceria catalyst. Catalysis Science & Technology 2016, 6(6), 1693-1700.

118. Xiaochen Zhang; Min Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*, Epoxide hydrolysis and alcoholysis reactions over crystalline Mo-V-O oxide. RSC Advances 2016, 6(75), 70842-70847.

119. Chaofeng Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Xu Wang; Mingrun Li; Jianmin Lu; Rui Si; Feng Wang*, Transfer hydrogenation of nitroarenes to arylamines catalysed by an oxygen-implanted MoS2 catalyst. Applied Catalysis a-General 2016, 525, 85-93.

120. Chaofeng Zhang; Xu Wang; Mingrun Li; Zhixin Zhang; Yehong Wang; Rui Si; Feng Wang*, Chemoselective transfer hydrogenation to nitroarenes mediated by oxygen-implanted MoS2. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2016, 37(9), 1569-1578.

121. Chaofeng Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Xiaochen Zhang; Katherine MacArthur; Marc Heggen; Hongji Li; Feng Wang*, Cleavage of the lignin beta-O-4 ether bond via a dehydroxylation-hydrogenation strategy over a NiMo sulfide catalyst. Green Chemistry 2016, 18(24), 6545-6555.

122. Chaofeng Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Mingrun Li; Yehong Wang; Zhe Zhang; Haijun Chen; Feng Wang*, Transfer hydrogenation of nitroarenes with hydrazine at near-room temperature catalysed by a MoO2 catalyst. Green Chemistry 2016, 18(8), 2435-2442.

123. Min Wang; Jiping Ma; Miao Yu; Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*, Oxidative coupling of anilines to azobenzenes using heterogeneous manganese oxide catalysts. Catalysis Science & Technology 2016, 6(6), 1940-1945.

124. Haijun Chen; Chao Liu; Min Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Gao Li; Feng Wang*, Thermally robust silica-enclosed Au-25 nanocluster and its catalysis. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2016, 37(10), 1787-1793.

125. Lipeng Zhou; Xiaomei Yang; Jiaolong Xu; Meiting Shi; Feng Wang*; Chen Chen; Jie Xu*, Depolymerization of cellulose to glucose by oxidation-hydrolysis. Green Chemistry 2015, 17(3), 1519-1524.

126. Zhixin Zhang; Yehong Wang; Min Wang; Jianmin Lu; Lihua Li; Zhe Zhang; Mingrun Li; Jingyang Jiang; Feng Wang*, An investigation of the effects of CeO2 crystal planes on the aerobic oxidative synthesis of imines from alcohols and amines. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2015, 36(9), 1623-1630.

127. Zhe Zhang; Min Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Jianmin Lu; Feng Wang*, The cascade synthesis of quinazolinones and quinazolines using an alpha-MnO2 catalyst and tert-butyl hydroperoxide (TBHP) as an oxidant. Chemical Communications 2015, 51(44), 9205-9207.

128. Yehong Wang; Jian Zhang; Jing Liu; Chaofeng Zhang; Zhixin Zhang; Jie Xu*; Shutao Xu; Fangjun Wang; Feng Wang*, CN and NH Bond Metathesis Reactions Mediated by Carbon Dioxide. Chemsuschem 2015, 8(12), 2066-2072.

129. Min Wang; Xiang-Kui Gu; Hai-Yan Su; Jian-Min Lu; Ji-Ping Ma; Miao Yu; Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*, Preferential cleavage of C-C bonds over C-N bonds at interfacial CuO-Cu2O sites. Journal of Catalysis 2015, 330, 458-464.

130. Penghua Che; Fang Lu; Xin Nie; Yizheng Huang; Yanliang Yang; Feng Wang; Jie Xu*, Hydrogen bond distinction and activation upon catalytic etherification of hydroxyl compounds. Chemical Communications 2015, 51(6), 1077-1080.

131. Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*; Min Wang; Shutao Xu; Haijun Chen; Chaofeng Zhang; Jie Xu*, tert-Butyl hydroperoxide (TBHP)-mediated oxidative self-coupling of amines to imines over a alpha-MnO2 catalyst. Green Chemistry 2014, 16(5), 2523-2527.

132. Xiaochen Zhang; Min Wang; Yehong Wang; Chaofeng Zhang; Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*, Nanocoating of magnetic cores with sulfonic acid functionalized shells for the catalytic dehydration of fructose to 5-hydroxymethylfurfural. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2014, 35(5), 703-708.

133. Yehong Wang; Feng Wang*; Chaofeng Zhang; Jian Zhang; Mingrun Li; Jie Xu*, Transformylating amine with DMF to formamide over CeO2 catalyst. Chemical Communications 2014, 50(19), 2438-2441.

134. Min Wang; Feng Wang*; Jiping Ma; Jie Xu*, Organic linker geometry controlled synthesis of coordination polymer spheres and their thermal transformation to yolk-shell metal oxides. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2014, 2(37), 15480-15487.

135. Min Wang; Feng Wang*; Jiping Ma; Mingrun Li; Zhe Zhang; Yehong Wang; Xiaochen Zhang; Jie Xu*, Investigations on the crystal plane effect of ceria on gold catalysis in the oxidative dehydrogenation of alcohols and amines in the liquid phase. Chemical Communications 2014, 50(3), 292-294.

136. Min Wang; Feng Wang*, What and where are the active sites of oxide-supported nanostructured metal catalysts? Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2014, 35(4), 453-456.

137. Xiuquan Jia; Jiping Ma; Min Wang; Zhongtian Du; Fang Lu; Feng Wang; Jie Xu*, Promoted role of Cu(NO3)2 on aerobic oxidation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to 2,5-diformylfuran over VOSO4. Applied Catalysis a-General 2014, 482, 231-236.

138. Guifu Chen; Feng Wang*; Yehong Wang; Xiaochen Zhang; Hongqiang Qin; Hanfa Zou; Jie Xu*, Imine-linked conjugated organic polymer bearing bis(imino)pyridine ligands and its catalytic application in C-C coupling reactions. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2014, 35(4), 540-545.

139. Xiaochen Zhang; Zhe Zhang; Feng Wang*; Yehong Wang; Qi Song; Jie Xu*, Lignosulfonate-based heterogeneous sulfonic acid catalyst for hydrolyzing glycosidic bonds of polysaccharides. Journal of Molecular Catalysis a-Chemical 2013, 377, 102-107.

140. Qi Song; Feng Wang*; Jiaying Cai; Yehong Wang; Junjie Zhang; Weiqiang Yu; Jie Xu*, Lignin depolymerization (LDP) in alcohol over nickel-based catalysts via a fragmentation-hydrogenolysis process. Energy & Environmental Science, 2013, 6(3), 994-1007.

141. Yanliang Yang; Zhongtian Du; Yizheng Huang; Fang Lu; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Jie Xu*, Conversion of furfural into cyclopentanone over Ni-Cu bimetallic catalysts. Green Chemistry 2013, 15(7), 1932-1940.

142. Min Wang; Feng Wang*; Jiping Ma; Chen Chen; Song Shi; Jie Xu*, Insights into support wettability in tuning catalytic performance in the oxidation of aliphatic alcohols to acids. Chemical Communications 2013, 49(59), 6623-6625.

143. Qi Song; Jiaying Cai; Junjie Zhang; Weiqiang Yu; Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*, Hydrogenation and cleavage of the C-O bonds in the lignin model compound phenethyl phenyl ether over a nickel-based catalyst. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2013, 34(4), 651-658.

144. Qiuhe Ren; Yizheng Huang; Hong Ma; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Jie Xu*, Conversion of Glucose to 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural Catalyzed by Metal Halide in N,N-Dimethylacetamide. Bioresources 2013, 8(2), 1563-1572.

145. Jiazhi Chen; Fang Lu; Junjie Zhang; Weiqiang Yu; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Jie Xu*, Immobilized Ru Clusters in Nanosized Mesoporous Zirconium Silica for the Aqueous Hydrogenation of Furan Derivatives at Room Temperature. Chemcatchem 2013, 5(10), 2822-2826.

146. Zhan Zhang; Jin Gao; Feng Wang; Jie Xu*, 4-N,N-Dimethylaminopyridine Promoted Selective Oxidation of Methyl Aromatics with Molecular Oxygen. Molecules 2012, 17(4), 3957-3968.

147. Qi Song; Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*, Hydrogenolysis of lignosulfonate into phenols over heterogeneous nickel catalysts. Chemical Communications 2012, 48(56), 7019-7021.

148. Xing Chen; Wenguang Zhao; Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*, Preparation and characterization of vanadium(IV) oxide supported on SBA-15 and its catalytic performance in benzene hydroxylation to phenol using molecular oxygen. Journal of Natural Gas Chemistry 2012, 21(5), 481-487.

149. Qiaohong Zhang; Chen Chen; Jie Xu*; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Chungu Xia*, A Complexation Promoted Organic N-Hydroxy Catalytic System for Selective Oxidation of Toluene. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis 2011, 353, 226-230.

150. Zhongtian Du; Jiping Ma; Feng Wang; Junxia Liu; Jie Xu*, Oxidation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to maleic anhydride with molecular oxygen. Green Chemistry 2011, 13(3), 554-557.

151. Xing Chen; Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*, Preparation of VO2(B) Nanoflake with Glycerol as Reductant Agent and its Catalytic Application in the Aerobic Oxidation of Benzene to Phenol. Topics in Catalysis 2011, 54, 1016-1023.

152. Feng Wang*; Jie Xu*; Jean-Luc Dubois; Wataru Ueda*, Catalytic Oxidative Dehydration of Glycerol over a Catalyst with Iron Oxide Domains Embedded in an Iron Orthovanadate Phase. Chemsuschem 2010, 3(12), 1383-1389.

153. Feng Wang*; Jean-Luc Dubois; Wataru Ueda*, Catalytic performance of vanadium pyrophosphate oxides (VPO) in the oxidative dehydration of glycerol. Applied Catalysis a-General 2010, 376, 25-32.

154. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, High Catalytic Efficiency of Nanostructured Molybdenum Trioxide in the Benzylation of Arenes and an Investigation of the Reaction Mechanism. Chemistry-a European Journal 2009, 15(3), 742-753.

155. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Preparation, characterization and catalytic performance of Mo-V-O oxide layers linked by alkylamines. Chemical Communications 2009, (9), 1079-1081.

156. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Selective oxidation of alcohols using novel crystalline Mo-V-O oxide as heterogeneous catalyst in liquid phase with molecular oxygen. Catalysis Today 2009, 144, 358-361.

157. Feng Wang*; Jean-Luc Dubois; Wataru Ueda*, Catalytic dehydration of glycerol over vanadium phosphate oxides in the presence of molecular oxygen. Journal of Catalysis 2009, 268(2), 260-267.

158. Ernee Noryana Muhamad; Tatsuya Takeguchi; Feng Wang; Guoxiong Wang; Toshiro Yamanaka; Wataru Ueda*, A Comparative Study of Variously Prepared Carbon-Supported Pt/MoOx Anode Catalysts for a Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell. Journal of the Electrochemical Society 2009, 156(11), 1361-1368.

159. Lipeng Zhou; Jie Xu*; Chen Chen; Feng Wang; Xiaoqiang Li, Synthesis of Fe, Co, and Mn substituted AlPO-5 molecular sieves and their catalytic activities in the selective oxidation of cyclohexane. Journal of Porous Materials 2008, 15(1), 7-12.

160. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Selective oxidation of alcohols by orthorhombic Mo-V-O phase with molecular oxygen. Chemistry Letters 2008, 37(2), 184-185.

161. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Nanostructured molybdenum oxides and their catalytic performance in the alkylation of arenes. Chemical Communications 2008, (27), 3196-3198.

162. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Aerobic oxidation of alcohols over novel crystalline Mo-V-O oxide. Applied Catalysis a-General 2008, 346, 155-163.

163. Feng Wang*; Wataru Ueda*, Steric Effect on the Catalytic Performance of the Selective Oxidation of Alcohols Over Novel Crystalline Mo-V-O Oxide. Topics in Catalysis 2008, 50, 90-97.

164. Lipeng Zhou; Guanyu Yang; Wei Zhang; Zhiqiang Sun; Jin Gao; Hong Miao; Chen Chen; Hong Ma; Xiaoqiang Li; Qiaohong Zhang; Feng Wang; Xinli Tong; Jie Xu*, Advances and perspectives in catalytic oxidation of hydrocarbons in liquid phase. Progress in Natural Science 2007, 17(9), 1003-1011.

165. Lipeng Zhou; Jie Xu*; Xiaoqiang Li; Feng Wang, Metal oxide nanoparticles from inorganic sources via a simple and general method. Materials Chemistry and Physics 2006, 97(1), 137-142.

166. Xiaoqiang Li; Jie Xu*; Lipeng Zhou; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Chen Chen; Jianbo Ning; Hong Ma, Liquid-phase oxidation of toluene by molecular oxygen over copper manganese oxides. Catalysis Letters 2006, 110, 149-154.

167. Xiaoqiang Li; Jie Xu*; Lipeng Zhou; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Chen Chen; Jianbo Ning; Hong Ma, Liquid-phase oxidation of toluene by molecular oxygen over copper manganese oxides. Catalysis Letters 2006, 110, 255-260.

168. Xiaoqiang Li; Jie Xu*; Lipeng Zhou; Jin Gao; Feng Wang; Chen Chen, Heterogeneous catalytic oxidation of toluene with molecular oxygen over Cu-Mn oxides. Chinese Journal of Catalysis 2006, 27(5), 369-371.

169. Xiaoqiang Li; Jie Xu*; Feng Wang; Jin Gao; Lipeng Zhou; Guanyu Yang, Direct oxidation of toluene to benzoic acid with molecular oxygen over manganese oxides. Catalysis Letters 2006, 108, 137-140.

170. Lipeng Zhou; Jie Xu*; Hong Miao; Feng Wang; Xiaoqiang Li, Catalytic oxidation of cyclohexane to cyclohexanol and cyclohexanone over Co3O4 nanocrystals with molecular oxygen. Applied Catalysis A-General 2005, 292, 223-228.

171. Lipeng Zhou; Jie Xu*; Hong Miao; Xiaoqiang Li; Feng Wang, Synthesis of FeCoMnAPO-5 molecular sieve and catalytic activity in cyclohexane oxidation by oxygen. Catalysis Letters 2005, 99, 231-234.

172. Feng Wang; Jie Xu*; Xiaoqiang Li; Jin Gao; Lipeng Zhou; Ryuichiro Ohnishi, Liquid phase oxidation of toluene to benzaldehyde with molecular oxygen over copper-based heterogeneous catalysts. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis 2005, 347(15), 1987-1992.

173. Feng Wang; Guanyu Yang; Wei Zhang; Wenhai Wu; Jie Xu*, Oxidation of p-cresol to p-hydroxybenzaldehyde with molecular oxygen in the presence of CuMn-oxide heterogeneous catalyst. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis 2004, 346(6), 633-638.

174. Feng Wang; Guanyu Yang; Wei Zhang; Wenhai Wu; Jie Xu*, Copper and manganese: two concordant partners in the catalytic oxidation of p-cresol to p-hydroxybenzaldehyde. Chemical Communications 2003, (10), 1172-1173.

175. Feng Wang; Jie Xu*; Shijian Liao, One-step heterogeneously catalytic oxidation of o-cresol by oxygen to salicylaldehyde. Chemical Communnications 2002, (6), 626-627.

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