A full list of publications before 2016


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

45. Yehong Wang, Jian Zhang, Jing Liu, Chaofeng Zhang, Zhixin Zhang, Jie Xu*, Shutao Xu, Fangjun Wang, Feng Wang*. C-N and N-H bond metathesis reactions mediated by carbon dioxide. ChemSusChem, 2015, 8(12), 2066-2072. link

46. Min Wang, Xiangkui Gu, Haiyan Su, Jianmin Lu, Jiping Ma, Miao Yu, Zhe Zhang, Feng Wang*. Preferential cleavage of C-C bonds over C-N bonds at interfacial CuO-Cu2O sites. J. Catal., 2015, 330, 458-464. link 

47. Zhixin Zhang, Yehong Wang, Min Wang, Jianmin Lü, 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. Chin. J. Catal., 2015, 36(9), 1623-1630. link

48. 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. link


37. 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. Chem. Commun., 2014, 50(3), 292-294. link <Highlighted by SYNFACTS 2014, 10(5), 0550>

38. Yehong Wang, Feng Wang*, Chaofeng Zhang, Jian Zhang, Mingrun Li, Jie Xu*. Transformylating amine with DMF to formamide over CeO2 catalyst. Chem. Commun., 2014, 50(19), 2438-2441. link

39. Zhe Zhang, Feng Wang*, Min Wang, Shutao Xu, Haijun Chen, Chaofeng Zhang, Jie Xu*. tert-Butyl hydroperoxide(TBHP)-mediated oxidetive self-coupling of amines to imines over a α-MnO2 catalyst. Green Chem., 2014, 16(5), 2523-2527. link

40. Min Wang, Feng Wang*. What and where are the active sites of oxide-supported nanostructured metal catalysts? Chin. J. Catal., 2014, 35(4), 453-456. link

41. 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. Chin. J. Catal., 2014, 35(4): 540-545. link

42. 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. Chin. J. Catal., 2014, 35(5): 703-708. link

43. 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. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2(37): 15480-15487. link


32. 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. link

33. 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 Environ. Sci., 2013, 6(3), 994-1007. link

34. Qi Song, JiaYing Cai, Junjie Zhang, Weiqiang Yu, Feng Wang*, Jie Xu*. Hydrogenation and cleavage of C-O bonds in lignin model compound phenethyl phenyl ether over nickel-based catalyst. Chin. J. Catal., 2013, 34(4), 651-658. link

35. Xiaochen Zhang, Zhe Zhang, Feng Wang*, Yehong Wang, Qi Song, Jie Xu*. Lignosulfonate-based heterogeneous sulfonic acid catalyst for hydrolyzing glycosidic bonds of polysaccharides. J. Mol. Catal. A-Chem., 2013, 377, 102-107. link

36. 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. Chem. Commun., 2013, 49(59), 6623-6625. link


27. 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. J. Nat. Gas Chem., 2012, 21(5), 481-487. link

28. 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. link

29. Qi Song, Feng Wang*, Jie Xu*. Hydrogenolysis of lignosulfonate into phenols over heterogeneous nickel catalysts. Chem. Commun., 2012, 48(56), 7019-7021. link

30. Wenguang Zhao, Qi Song, Chen Chen, Ping Chen, Feng Wang*. Preparation of novel hydrophobic catalyst and its catalytic activity in ethylbenzene oxidation. Journal of Petrochemical Universities, 2012, 25(3), 18-21. link

31. 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. link


24. Zhongtian Du, Jiping Ma, Feng Wang, Junxia Liu, Jie Xu*. Oxidation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to maleic anhydride with molecular oxygen. Green Chem., 2011, 13, 554-557. link

25. 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. Adv. Synth. Catal., 2011, 353(2-3), 226-230. link

26. 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. Top. Catal., 2011, 54, 1016-1023. link

Before 2011

1. Feng Wang, Jie Xu*, Shijian Liao. One-step heterogeneously catalytic oxidation of o-cresol by oxygen to salicylaldehyde.  Chem. Commun., 2002, 6, 626-627. link

2. 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.  Chem. Commun., 2003, (10), 1172-1173. link

3. 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.  Adv. Synth. Catal., 2004, 346(6), 633-638. link

4. 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.  Adv. Synth. Catal., 2005, 347(15), 1987-1992. link

5. Lipeng Zhou, Jie Xu*, Hong Miao, Xiaoqiang Li, Feng Wang.  Synthesis of FeCoMnAPO-5 molecular sieve and catalytic activity in cyclohexane oxidation by oxygen.  Cat. Lett., 2005, 99(3-4), 231-234. link

6. Lipeng Zhou, Jie Xu*, Hong Miao, Feng Wang, Xiaoqiang Li.  Catalytic oxidation of cyclohexane to cyclohexanol and cyclohexanone over Co3O4 nanocrystals with molecular oxygen.  Appl. Catal. A- Gen., 2005, 292, 223-228. link

7. 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.  Cat. Lett., 2006, 110(3-4), 255-256. link

8. 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.  Cat. Lett., 2006, 108(3-4), 137-140. link

9. Xiaoqiang Li, Jie Xu*, Lipeng Zhou, Jin Gao, Feng Wang, Chen Chen.  Heterogeneous catalytic oxidation of toluene with molecular oxygen over Cu-Mn oxides.  Chin. J. Catal., 2006, 27(5), 369-371. link

10. Lipeng Zhou, Jie Xu*, Xiaoqiang Li, Feng Wang.  Metal oxide nanoparticles from inorganic sources via a simple and general method.  Mater. Chem. Phys., 2006, 97(1), 137-142. link

11. 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. link

12. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*.  Steric Effect on the Catalytic Performance of the Selective Oxidation of Alcohols Over Novel Crystalline Mo-V-O Oxide.  Top. Catal., 2008, 50(1-4), 90-97. link

13. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*. Nanostructured molybdenum oxides and their catalytic performance in the alkylation of arenes.  Chem. Commun., 2008, (27), 3196-3198. link

14. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*. Aerobic oxidation of alcohols over novel crystalline Mo-V-O oxide.  Appl. Catal. A- Gen., 2008, 346(1-2), 155-163. link

15. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*. Selective oxidation of alcohols by orthorhombic Mo-V-O phase with molecular oxygen.  Chem. Lett., 2008, 37(2), 184-185. link

16. 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.  J. Porous Mater., 2008, 15(1), 7-12. link

17. Muhamad Ernee Noryana, Takeguchi Tatsuya*, Feng Wang, Guoxiong Wang, Yamanaka Toshiro, Wataru Ueda. A Comparative Study of Variously Prepared Carbon-Supported Pt/MoOx Anode Catalysts for a Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell.  J. Electrochem. Soc., 2009, 156(11), B1361-B1368. link

18. Feng Wang*, Jean-Luc Dubois, Wataru Ueda*.  Catalytic dehydration of glycerol over vanadium phosphate oxides in the presence of molecular oxygen.  J. Catal., 2009, 268(2), 260-267. link

19. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*.  Selective oxidation of alcohols using novel crystalline Mo-V-O oxide as heterogeneous catalyst in liquid phase with molecular oxygen.  Catal. Today, 2009, 144(3-4), 358-361. link

20. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*.  Preparation, characterization and catalytic performance of Mo-V-O oxide layers linked by alkylamines.  Chem. Commun., 2009, (9), 1079-1081. link

21. Feng Wang*, Wataru Ueda*.  High catalytic efficiency of nanostructured molybdenum trioxide in the benzylation of arenes and an investigation of the reaction mechanism.  Chem. Eur. J., 2009, 15(3), 742-753. link

22. Feng Wang*, Jean-Luc Dubois, Wataru Ueda*. Catalytic performance of vanadium pyrophosphate oxides (VPO) in the oxidative dehydration of glycerol. Appl. Catal. A- Gen., 2010, 376(1-2), 25-32. link

23. 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. link