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Our work at CCEE leads to publications in international refereed journals or with international academic publishers. Recent publications are included below and provide further insight into our world-class research.

A full list of our academic publications can be found at Griffith Research Online.

M. Zhao, K. Yuan, Y. Wang, G. Li, J. Guo, L. Gu, W.g Hu, H. Zhao & Z. Tang, Nature, 539 (2016) 76-80, “Metal-Organic Frameworks as Selectivity Regulators for Hydrogenation Reactions”

S. Zhao, Y. Wang 3, J. Dong, C. He, H. Yin, P. An, K. Zhao, X. Zhang, C. Gao, L. Zhang, J. Lv, J. Wang, J. Zhang, A. Khattak, N. Khan, Z. Wei, J. Zhang, S. Liu, H. Zhao and Z. Tang, Nature Energy, 1 (2016) 16184, “Coordinative unsaturation engineering on ultrathin bimetal-organic frameworks nanosheets toward high performance electrocatalysts”

S. Yang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, Y. B. Cheng, H. Zhao & H. G. Yang, Nature Energy, 1 (2016) 15016, “Functionalization of perovskite thin films with moisture-tolerant molecules” (New Journal)

J. Wang, H. Tang, L. Zhang, H. Ren, R. Yu, Q. Jin, J. Qi, D. Mao, M. Yang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, Y. Zhang, W. Wen, L. Gu, G. Ma, Z. Su, Z. Tang, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Nature Energy, 1 (2016) 16050, “Multi-shelled metal oxides prepared via an anion-adsorption mechanism for lithium-ion batteries” (New Journal)

C. Gao, Q. Meng, K. Zhao, H. Yin, D. Wang, J. Guo, S. Zhao, L. Chang, M. He, Q. Li, H. Zhao, X. Huang, Y. Gao & Z. Tang, Advanced Materials, 28 (2016) 6485-6490, “Co3O4 hexagonal platelets with controllable facets enabling highly efficient visible-light photocatalytic reduction of CO2” (IF: 18.960)

Y. Yang, Q. Jin, D. Mao, J. Qi, Y. Wei, R. Yu, A. Li, S. Li, H. Zhao, Y. Ma, L. Wang, W. Hu, and D. Wang, Advanced Materials, 2016, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201604795, “Dually-ordered porous TiO2-rGO composites with controllable light absorption properties for efficient solar energy conversion” (IF: 18.960)

L. Zong, J. Xu, S. Jiang, K. Zhao, Z. Wang, P. Liu, H. Zhao, J. Chen, X. Xiang, R. Yu, Advanced Materials, 2016, DOI: adma201604377, “Composite yttrium-carbonaceous spheres templated multi-Shell YVO4 hollow Spheres with superior upconversion photoluminescence” (IF: 18.960)

C. W. Wang, S. Yang, W. Q. Fang, P. Liu, H. Zhao & H. G. Yang, Nano Letters, 16 (2016) 427-433, “Engineered hematite mesoporous single crystals drive drastic enhancement in solar water splitting” (IF: 13.779)

H. Zhang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, S. L. Chou, J. Z. Wang, H. Liu, G. Wang & H. Zhao, ACS Nano, 10 (2016) 507-514, “Highly ordered single crystalline nanowire array assembled three-dimensional Nb3O7(OH) and Nb2O5 superstructures for energy storage and conversion applications” (IF: 13.334)

J. Sun, H. Yin, P. Liu, Y. Wang, X. Yao, Z. Tang & H. Zhao, Chemical Science, (2016) DOI:10.1039/C6SC02083F, “Molecular engineering of Ni-/Co-porphyrin multilayers on reduced graphene oxide sheets as bifunctional catalysts for oxygen evolution and oxygen reduction reactions” (IF: 9.144)

H. Ren, J. Sun, R. Yu, M. Yang, L. Gu, P. Liu, H. Zhao, D. Kisailus & D. Wang, Chemical Science, 7 (2016) 793-798, “Controllable synthesis of mesostructures from TiO2 hollow to porous nanospheres with superior rate performance for lithium ion batteries” (IF: 9.144)

T. Wu, G. Wang, X. Zhu, P. Liu, X. Zhang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang & H. Zhao, Nano Research, 9 (2016) 745-754, “Growth and in situ transformation of TiO2 and HTiOF3 crystals on chitosan-polyvinyl alcohol co-polymer substrates under vapor phase hydrothermal conditions” (IF: 8.893)

Y. Zhang, H. Zhang, X. Zhang, R. Liu, S. Liu, G. Wang, X. Zhang & H. Zhao, Nano Research, 9 (2016) 2123-2127, “Fe/Fe2O3 nanoparticles anchored on Fe-N-doped carbon nanosheets as bifunctional oxygen electrocatalysts for rechargeable zinc-air batteries” (IF: 8.893)

M. Al-Mamun, X. Su, H. Zhang, H. Yin, P. Liu, H. Yang, D. Wang, Z. Tang, Y. Wang & H. Zhao, Small, 12 (2016) 2866-2871, “Strongly coupled CoCr2O4/carbon nanosheets as high performance electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution reaction” (IF: 8.315)

S. Liu, Q. Zhao, M. Tong, X. Zhu, G. Wang, W. Cai, H. Zhang and H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4 (2016) 17080-17086, “Ultrafine nickel-cobalt alloy nanoparticles incorporated into three-dimensional porous graphitic carbon as an electrode material for supercapacitors”, (IF: 8.262)

J. Liu, X. Ge, X. Ye, G. Wang, H. Zhang, H. Zhou, Y. Zhang & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4 (2016) 1970-1979, “3D graphene/δ-MnO2 aerogels for highly efficient and reversible removal of heavy metal ions” (IF: 8.262)

X. Ge, X. Song, Y. Ma, H. Zhou, G. Wang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, H. Zhao and P. Wong, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4 (2016) 14814-14826, “Fabrication of hierarchical iron-containing MnO2 hollow microspheres assembled by thickness-tunablenanosheets for efficient phosphate removal” (IF: 8.262)

D. Wu, S. Yue, W. Wang, T. An, G. Li, H. Y. Yip, H. Zhao & P. K. Wong, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 192 (2016) 35-45, “Boron doped BiOBr nanosheets with enhanced photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli” (IF: 8.328)

T. An, H. Sun, G. Li, H. Zhao & P. K. Wong, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 188 (2016) 360-366, “Differences in photoelectrocatalytic inactivation processes between E. coli and its isogenic single gene knockoff mutants: Destruction of membrane framework or associated proteins” (IF: 8.328)

H. Zhang, S. Kang, G. Wang, Y. Zhang & H. Zhao, ACS Sensors, 1 (2016) 875-881, “Fluorescence determination of nitrite in water using prawn-shell derived nitrogen-dopoed carbon nanodots as fluorophores” (New Journal)

X. Zhang, S. Liu, Y. Zang, R. Liu, G. Liu, G. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. Zhang, H. Zhao, Nano Energy, 30 (2016) 93-102, “Co/Co9S8@S,N-doped porous grapheme sheets derived from S, N dual organic ligands assembled Co-MOFs as superior electrocatalysts for full water splitting in alkaline media,

Q. Ding, H. Zhou, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, G. Wang & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4 (2016) 8866-8874, “3D Fe3O4@Au@Ag nanoflowers assembled magnetoplasmonic chains for in situ SERS monitoring of plasmon- ssisted catalytic reactions” (IF: 8.262)

M. Al-Mamun, Z. Zhu, H. Yin, X. Su, H. Zhang, P. Liu, H. Yang, D. Wang, Z. Tang, Y. Wang & H. Zhao, Chemical Communications, 52 (2016) 9450-9453, “The surface sulfur doping induced enhanced performance of cobalt catalysts in oxygen evolution reactions” (IF: 6.567)

X. Zhang, R. Liu, Y. Zang, G. Liu, G. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, Chemical Communications, 52 (2016), 5946-5949, “Co/CoO nanoparticles immobilized on Co-N-doped carbon as trifunctional electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction, oxygen evolution and hydrogen reactions” (IF: 6.567)

S. Liu, H. Zhang, Q. Zhao, X. Zhang, R. Liu, X. Ge, G. Wang, H. Zhao & W. Cai, Carbon, 106 (2016) 74-83, “Metal-organic framework derived nitrogen-doped porous carbon@graphene sandwich-like structured composites as bifunctional electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction and evolution reactions” (IF: 6.198)

H. Sun, G. Li, T. An, H. Zhao & P.-K. Wong, Water Research, 88 (2016) 135-143, “Unveiling the photoelectrocatalytic inactivation mechanism of E. coli: convincing evidence from responses of parent and anti-oxidation single gene knockout mutants” (IF: 5.991)

G. Li, X. Lu, T. An, P. K. Wong & H. Zhao, Water Research, 95 (2016) 150-158, “A novel method developed for estimation mineralization efficiencies and its application in PC and PEC degradations of large molecule biological compounds with unknown chemical formula” (IF: 5.991)

D. Xia, T. An, G. Li, W. Wang, H. Zhao & P. K. Wong, Water Research, 99 (2016) 149-161, “Synergistic photocatalytic inactivation mechanisms of bacteria by graphene sheets grafted plasmonic Ag-AgX (X=Cl, Br, I) composite photocatalyst under visible light irradiation” (IF: 5.991)

G. Li, X. Nie, . Chen, P. Wong, T. An*, H. Yamashita, H. Zhao, Water Research, 101 (2016) 597-605, “Enhanced simultaneous PEC eradication of bacteria and antibiotics by facilely fabricated high-activity {001} facets TiO2 mounted onto TiO2 nanotubular photoanode” (IF=5.991)

S. Liu, S. Kang, H. Wang, G. Wang, H. Zhao & W. Cai, Chemical Engineering Journal, 289 (2016) 219-230, “Nanosheets-built flowerlike micro/nanostructured Bi2O2.33 and its highly efficient iodine removal performances” (IF: 5.310)

X. Ge, J. Liu, X. Song, G. Wang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang & H. Zhao, Chemical Engineering Journal, 301 (2016) 139-148, “Hierarchical iron containing γ-MnO2 hollow mircrospheres: A facile one-step synthesis and effective removal of As(III) via oxidation and adsorption” (IF: 5.310)

W. Li, X. Ge, H. Zhang, Q. Ding, H. Ding, Y. Zhang, G. Wang, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 3 (2016) 663-670, “Hollow mesoporous SiO2 sphere nanoarchitectures with encapsulated silver nanoparticles for catalytic reduction of 4-nitrophenol” (IF: 4.532)

M. Chen, J. Wang, H. Tang, Y. Yang, B. Wang, H. Zhao, D. Wang, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 3 (2016) DOI: 10.1039/C6QI00083E, “Synthesis of multi-shelled MnO2 hollow microspheres via an anion-adsorption process of hydrothermal intensification” (IF: 4.532)

X. Zhang, R. Liu. Y. Zang, G. Liu, S. Liu, G. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 3 (2016) 910-918, “Shrimp-shell derived carbon nanodots as precursors to fabricate Fe, N-doped porous graphitic carbon electrocatalysts for efficient oxygen reduction in Zinc-air batteries” (IF: 4.532)

R. Liu, H. Zhang, S. Liu, X. Zhang, T. Wu, X. Ge, Y. Zang, H. Zhao & G. Wang, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18 (2016) 4095-4101, “Shrimp-shell derived carbon nanodots as carbon and nitrogen sources to fabricate three-dimensional N-doped porous carbon electrocatalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 4.449)

M. Gao, T. W. Ng, T. An, G. Li, H. Y. Yip, H. Zhao & P. W. Wong, Catalysis Today, 266 (2016) 205-211, “The role of catalase and H2O2 in photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli: Genetic and biochemical approaches” (IF:4.312)

K. H. Chu, T. An, G. Li, G. Huang, T. W. Ng, H. Y. Yip, P. L. Yip, H. Zhao & P.-K. Wong, Catalysis Today, 266 (2016), 219-225, “Photocatalytic inactivation of escherichia Coli - the roles of genes in β-oxidation of fatty acid degradation” (IF: 4.312)

S. Liu, N. Qin, J. Song, Y. Zhang, W. Cai, H. Zhang, G. Wang & H. Zhao, Talanta, 160 (2016) 225-232, “A nanoparticluate liquid binding phase based DGT device for aquatic arsenic measurement” (IF: 4.035)

X. Liu, J. Chen, P. Liu, H. Zhang, G. Li, T. An & H. Zhao, Applied Catalysis A: General, 521 (2016) 34-41, “Controlled growth of CuO/Cu2O hollow microsphere composites as efficient visible-light-active photocatalysts” (IF: 4.012)

N. Qin, Y. Zhang, H. Zhou, Z. Geng, G. Liu, Y. Zhang, H. Zhao, G. Wang, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 472 (2016) 8-15, “Enhanced removal of trace Cr(VI) from neutral and alkaline aqueous solution by FeCo bimetallic nanoparticles” (IF: 3.782)

J. Chen, X. Liu, H. Zhang, P. Liu, G. Li, T. An & H. Zhao, Materials Letters, 182 (2016) 47-51, “Soft-temp Soft-template assisted synthesis of mesoporous CuO/Cu2O composite hollow microspheres as efficient visible-light photocatalyst” (IF: 2.437)

S. Xiao, Q. Xiong, H. Zhou, Y. Zhang, G. Wang, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 133 (2016) 42950, “Oxoacetohydrazide-functionalized cellulose with enhanced adsorption performance” (IF: 1.866)

H. Lu, H. Zhang, R. Liu, X. Zhang, H. Zhao, G. Wang, Applied Surface Science, 392 (2016) 402-409, “Macroscale cobalt-MOFs derived metallic Co nanoparticles embedded in N-doped porous carbon layers as efficient oxygen electrocatalysts”

Y. Lu, Y. Zang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, G. Wang & H. Zhao, Science Bulletin, 61 (2016) 1003-1012, “Meaningful comparison of photocatalytic properties of {001} and {101} faceted anatase TiO2 nanocrystals” (New Journal)

Yu, P., Tian, Z., Lowe, S. E., Song, J., Ma, Z., Wang, X., Han, Z., Bao, Q., Simon, G. P., Li, D., Zhong, Y. L., Mechanically-Assisted Electrochemical Production of Graphene Oxide. Chem. Mater. 28, 8429-8438 (2016).

l-Mamun, M., Wang, Y., Liu, P. Zhong, Y. L., Yin, H., Su, X., Zhang, H., Yang, H., Wang, D., Tang, Z., Zhao, H., One-step Solid Phase Synthesis of Highly Efficient and Robust Cobalt Pentlandite Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction. J. Mater. Chem. A 4, 18314-18321 (2016).

Y. Li, P. Liu, L. Pan, H. Wang, Z. Yang, L. Zheng, P. Hu, H. Zhao, L. Gu & H. Yang, Nature Communications, 6 (2015) 8064, “Local atomic structure modulations activate metal oxide as electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution in acidic water” (IF: 11.329)

H. Yin, S. Zhao, K. Zhao, A. Muqsit, H. Tang, L. Chang, H. Zhao, Y. Gao & Z. Tang, Nature Communications, 6 (2015) 6430, “Ultrathin platinum nanowires grown on single-layered nickel hydroxide with high hydrogen evolution activity” (IF: 11.329)

J. Qi, X. Lai, J. Wang, H. Tang, H. Ren, Y. Yang, Q. Jin, L. Zhang, R. Yu, G. Ma, Z. Su, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Chemical Society Reviews, 44 (2015) 6749-6773, “Multi-shelled hollow micro-/nanostructures” (IF: 34.090)

H. Tang, J. Wang, H. Yin, H. Zhao, D. Wang & Z. Tang, Advanced Materials, 27 (2015) 1117-1123, “Growth of polypyrrole ultrathin films on MoS2 monolayers as high-performance supercapacitor electrodes” (IF: 17.493; Citation: 53)

H. Ren, H. Shao, L. Zhang, D. Guo, Q. Jin, R. Yu, L. Wang, Y. Li, Y. Wang, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Advanced Energy Materials, 5 (2015) 1500296, “A new graphdiyne nanosheet/Pt nanoparticle-based counter electrode material with enhanced catalytic activity for dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 18.960)

H. Zhang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, Y. Li, H. Yang, T. An, P. Wong, D. Wang, Z. Tang & H. Zhao, Nano Energy, 13 (2015) 124-130, “A fluorescent quenching performance enhancing principle for carbon nanodot-sensitized aqueous solar cells” (IF: 11.553)

S. Li, J. Qiu, C. Lai, M. Ling, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Nano Energy, 12 (2015) 224-230, “Surface capacitive contributions: towards high rate anode materials for sodium ion batteries” (IF: 11.553)

L. Wang, M. Al-Mamun, P. Liu, Y. Wang, H. G. Yang, H. F. Wang & H. Zhao, NPG Asia Materials, 7 (2015), e266 (Invited Review), “The search for efficient electrocatalysts as counter electrode materials for dye-sensitized solar cells: mechanistic study, material screening and experimental validation” (IF: 8.772)

J. Chen, H. Zhang, P. Liu, Y. Li, X. Liu, G. Li, P. Wong, T. An & H. Zhao, Applied Catalysis, Environmental, 168-169 (2015) 266-273, “Cross-linked ZnIn2S4/rGO composite photocatalyst for sunlight-driven photocatalytic degradation of 4-nitrophenol” (IF: 8.328)

D. Xia, Y. Li, C. C. Fong, G. Huang, T. An, G. Li, H. Yi. Yip, H. Zhao, A. Lu & P.-K. Wong, Applied Catalysis, B: Environmental, 176-177 (2015) 749-756, “Elevating visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation of escherichia coli K-12 using magnetic natural pyrrhotite minerals as photocatalyst by thermal treatment” (IF: 8.328)

J. Chen, D. Wang, J. Qi, G. Li, F. Zheng, S. Li, H. Zhao & Z. Tang, Small, 11 (2015) 420-425, “Monodisperse hollow spheres with sandwich heterostructured shells as high-performance catalysts via extended SiO2 template method” (IF: 8.315)

Z. Geng, H. Zhang, Q. Xiong, Y. Zhang, H. Zhao & G. Wang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3 (2015) 19455-19460, “A fluorescent chitosan hydrogel detection platform for the sensitive and selective determination of trace mercury(II) in water” (IF: 8.262)

T. Wu, G. Wang, X. Zhang, C. Chen, Y. Zhang & H. Zhao, Chemical Communications, 51 (2015) 1334-1337, “Transforming chitosan into N-doped graphitic carbon electrocatalysts” (IF: 6.567)

Z. Tan, P. Liu, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, M. Al-Mamun, H. Yang, D. Wang, Z. Tang & H. Zhao, Chemical Communications, 51 (2015) 5696-5697, “An in situ vapour phase hydrothermal surface doping approach for fabrication of high performance Co3O4 electrocatalysts with an exceptionally high S-doped active surface” (IF: 6.567)

J. Chen, H. Zhang, P. Liu, Y. Li, G. Li, T. An & H. Zhao, Carbon, 92 (2015) 339-347, “Thiourea sole doping reagent approach for controllable N, S co-doping of pre-synthesized large-sized carbon nanospheres as electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 6.198)

G. Li, X, Nie, J. Chen, J. Qi, T. An, P. Wong, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & H. Yamashita, Water Research, 86 (2015), 17-24, “Enhanced visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli using g-C3N4/TiO2 hybrid photocatalyst synthesized using a hydrothermal-calcination approach” (IF: 5.991)

X. Ye, S. Kang, H. Wang, H. Li, Y. Zhang, G. Wang & H. Zhao, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 289 (2015) 210-218, “Modified natural diatomite and its enhanced immobilization of lead, copper and cadmium in simulated contaminated soils” (IF: 4.836)

L. Xiong, T. W. Ng, Y. Yu, D. Xia, H. Y. Yip, G. Li, T. An, H. Zhao & P. K. Wong, Electrochimica Acta, 153 (2015) 583-593, “N-type Cu2O film for photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic processes: its stability and inactivation of E. coli” (IF: 4.803)

H. Zhang, J. Chen, Y. Li, P. Liu, Y. Wang, T. An & H. Zhao, Electrochimica Acta, 165 (2015) 7-13, “Nitrogen-doped carbon nanodots@nanospheres as an efficient electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 4.803)

Y. Li, H. Zhang, P. Liu, Y. Wang, H. Yang, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Electrochemistry Communications, 51 (2015) 6-10, “Self-supported bimodal-pore structured nitrogen-doped carbon fiber aerogel as electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 4.569)

Y. Wang, B. Sumpter, J. Huang, H. Zhang, P. Liu, H. Yang & H. Zhao, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119 (2015) 1136-1145, “Density functional studies of stoichiometric surfaces of orthorhombic hybrid perovskite CH3NH3PbI3” (IF: 4.509)

T. Sun, Y. Wang, M. Al-Mamun, H. Zhang, P. Liu & H. Zhao, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119 (2015) 17680-17686, “Rutile {111} faceted TiO2 film with high ability for selective adsorption of aldehyde” (IF: 4.509) 68. T. Wu, H. Zhang, X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, H. Zhao & G. Wang, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17 (2015), 27527-27533, “A low-cost cementite (Fe3C) nanocrystals@N-dopedgraphitic carbon electrocatalyst for efficient oxygen reduction” (IF: 4.449)

Y. Wang, Y. Wang, W. Ren, P. Liu, H. Zhao, J. Chen, J. Deng & X. Xing, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17 (2015), 29097-29102, “Improved conductivity of NdFeO3 through partial substitution of Nd by Ca: a theoretical study” (IF: 4.449)

G. Li, X. Liu, J. An, H. Yang, S. Zhang, P. Wong, T. An & H. Zhao, Catalysis Today, 245 (2015) 46-53, “Photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic degradation and mineralization of small biological compounds amino acids at TiO2 photoanodes” (IF: 4.312)

G. Li, X. Liu, T. An, H. Yang, S. Zhang & H. Zhao, Catalysis Today, 242 (2015) 363-371, “Photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic degradation of small biological compounds at TiO2 photoanode: A case study of nucleotide bases” (IF: 4.312)

G. Huang, D. Xia, T. An, T. Ng, H. Yip, G. Li, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81 (2015) 5174-5183, “Dual roles of capsular extracellular polymeric substances in photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli: comparison of E. coli BW25113 and isogenic mutants” (IF: 3.823)

T. Sun, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, P. Liu & H. Zhao, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 454 (2015) 180-186, “Adsorption and oxidation of oxalic acid on anatase TiO2 (001) surface: A density functional theory study” (IF: 3.782)

S. Liu, S. Kang, G. Wang, H. Zhao & W. Cai, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 458 (2015) 94-102, “Micro/nanostructured porous Fe-Ni binary oxide and its enhanced arsenic adsorption performances” (IF: 3.782)

Y. Lu, G. Wang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, S. Kang & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 5 (2015) 55438-55444, “Photoelectrochemical manifestation of intrinsic photoelectron transport properties of vertically aligned {001} faceted single crystal TiO2 nanosheet films” (IF: 3.289)

X. Zhang, T. Wu, Y. Zhang, D, Ng, H. Zhao & G. Wang, RSC Advances, 5 (2015) 51446-51453, “Adsorption of Hg2+ by thiol functionalized hollow mesoporous silica microspheres with magnetic cores” (IF: 3.289)

X. L. Wang, W. Q. Fang, Y. Yao, P. Liu, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & H. G. Yang, RSC Advances, 5 (2015) 21430-21433, “Switching the photocatalytic activity of g-C3N4 by homogenous surface chemical modification with nitrogen residues and vacancies” (IF: 3.289)

T. Sun, Y. Wang, M. Al-Mamun, H. Zhang, P. Liu & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 5 (2015) 12860-12865, “Photoelectrochemical determination of intrinsic kinetics of photoelectrocatalysis processes at {001} faceted anatase TiO2 photoanodes” (IF: 3.289)

Y. Yang, G. Wang, G. Gu, Q. Li, S. Kang, Y. Zhang, D. L. Ng & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 5 (2015) 11349-11357, “One pot microwave-assisted synthesis of Ag decorated yolk@shell structured TiO2 microspheres” (IF: 3.289)

H. Shi, G. Huang, D. Xia, T. W. Ng, H. Y. Yip, G. Li, T. An, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 119 (2015) 3104-3111, “Role of in situ resultant H2O2 in the visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation of E. coli using natural sphalerite: a genetic study” (IF: 3.187)

D. Wu, T. An, G. Li, W. Wang, Y. Cai, H. Yip, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Applied Surface Science, 358 (2015), 137-145, “Mechanistic study of the visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation of bacteria by graphene oxide-zinc oxide composite” (IF: 3.159)

T. Ng, T. An, G. Ki, W. Ho, H. Yip, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology, B: Biology, 149 (2015) 164-171, “The role and synergistic effect of the light irradiation and H2O2 in photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli” (IF: 3.035)

M. Zhong, Y. Li, Y. Hua, M. Zhu, W. Li, H. Jin, S. Wang, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 647 (2015) 823-829, “Enhancement of zinc vacancies in room-temperature ferromagnetic Cr-Mn codoped ZnO nanorods synthesized by hydrothermal method under high pulsed magnetic field” (IF: 3.014)

Y. Han, Q. Cheng, J. Chen, C. Zhou, H. Zhang, S. Zhang & H. Zhao, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 738 (2015) 209-216, “Extending the photoelectrocatalytic detection range of KHP by eliminating self-inhibition at TiO2 nanoparticle electrodes” (IF: 2.822)

S. Liu, X. Wang, H. Zhao & W. Cai, Colloids and Surfaces, A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 484 (2015) 386-393, “Micro/nano-scaled carbon spheres based on hydrothermal carbonization of agarose” (IF: 2.760)

M. Zhong, S. Wang, Y. Li, Y. Hu, M. Zhu, H. Jin, Y. Li, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, Ceramics International, 41 (2015) 451-457, “Room temperature ferromagnetic Cr-Ni codoped ZnO diluted magnetic semiconductors synthesized by hydrothermal method under high pulsed magnetic field” (IF: 2.758)

Y. Fang, Q. Meng, Z. Wang, G. Wang, H. Jiang, H. Zhao & Y. Wang, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 73 (2015) 293-298, “A photochromic naphthopyran dye activated by the intramolecular hydrogen bond and its photodynamics in the ormosil matrix coating” (IF: 1.473)

S. Yang, B. Yang, L. Wu, Y. Li, P. Liu, H. Zhao, Y. Yu, X. Gong & H. Yang, Nature Communications, 5 (2014) 5355, “Titania single crystals with a curved surface” (IF: 11.329)

H. Tang, C. Hessel, J. Wang, N. Yang, R. Yu, H. Zhao & D. Wang. Chemical Society Review, 43 (2014) 4281-4299 (Invited Review), “Two-dimensional carbon leading to new photoconversion processes” (IF: 34.090)

Y. Li, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, H. Yang, X. Yao, D. Wang, Z. Tang & H. Zhao, Energy & Environmental Science, 7 (2014) 3720-3726, “A self-sponsored doping approach for controllable synthesis of S and N co-doped trimodal-porous structured graphitic carbon electrocatalysts” (IF: 25.427)

S. Xu, C. Hessel, H. Ren, R. Yu, Q. Jin, M. Yang, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Energy & Environmental Science, 7 (2014) 632-637, “α-Fe2O3 multi-shelled hollow microspheres for lithium ion battery anodes with superior capacity and charge retention” (IF: 25.427)

Z. Dong, H. Ren, C. Hessel, J. Wang, R. Yu, Q. Jin, M. Yang, Z. Hu, Y. Chen, Z. Tang, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Advanced Materials, 26 (2014) 905-909, “Quintuple-shelled SnO2 hollow microspheres with superior light scattering for high-performance dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 18.960) 93. H. Ren, R. Yu, J. Wang, Q. Jin, M. Yang, D. Mao, D. Kisailus, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Nano Letters, 14 (2014) 6679-6684, “Multi-shelled TiO2 hollow microspheres as anodes with superior reversible capacity for lithium ion batteries” (IF: 13.779)

M. Zhao, K. Deng, L. He, Y. Liu, G. Li, H. Zhao & Z. Tang, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136 (2014) 1738-1741, “Core-shell palladium nanoparticle@metal-organic frameworks as multifunctional catalysts for cascade reactions” (IF: 13.038)

S. Zhao, H. Yin, L. Du, L. He, K. Zhao, L. Chang, G. Yin, H. Zhao, S. Liu, Z. Tang, ACS Nano, 8 (2014) 12660-12668, "Carbonized Nanoscale Metal–Organic Frameworks as High Performance Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction" (IF:13.334)

J. Wang, H. Tang, H. Ren, R. Yu, J. Qi, D. Mao, H. Zhao & D. Wang, Advanced Science, 1 (2014) 1400011, “pH-Regulated Synthesis of Multi-Shelled Manganese Oxide Hollow Microspheres as Supercapacitor Electrodes Using Carbonaceous Microspheres as Templates” (IF: 6.000)

S. Yang, Y. Zheng, Y. Hou, X. Chen, Y. Chen, Y. Wang, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Chemistry of Materials, 26 (2014) 6705-7610, “Formation Mechanism of Freestanding CH3NH3PbI3 Functional Crystals: In Situ Transformation vs Dissolution-Crystallization” (IF: 9.407)

X. Ma, K. Zhao, H. Tang, Y. Chen, C. Lu, W. Liu, Y. Gao, H. Zhao & Z. Tang, Small, 10 (2014) 4664-4670, “New insight into role of gold nanoparticles inside Au@CdS core-shell nanostructures toward hydrogen evolution” (IF: 8.315)

H. Zhang, Y. Wang, D. Wang, Y. Li, X. Liu, P. Liu, H. Yang, T. An, Z. Tang & H. Zhao, Small, 10 (2014) 3371-3378, “Hydrothermal transformation of dried grass into graphitic carbon-based high performance electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 8.315)

Y. Hou, Z. Chen, D. Wang, B. Zhang, S. Yang, H. Wang, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Small, 10 (2014) 484-492, “Highly electrocatalytic activity of RuO2 nanocrystals for triiodide reduction in dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 8.315)

S. Li, Y. Wang, C. Lai, J. Qiu, M. Ling, W. Martens, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 10211-10217, “Directional synthesis of tin oxide@graphene nanocomposites via a one-step up-scalable wet-mechanochemical route for lithium ion batteries” (IF: 8.262)

J. Qiu, C. Lai, E. Gray, S. Li, S. Qiu, E. Strounina, C. Sun, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 6353-6358, “Blue hydrogenated lithium titanate as a high-rate anode material for lithium-ion batteries” (IF: 8.262)

X. Zhao, H. Zhao, T. Zhang, X. Yan, Y. Yuan, H. Zhang, H. Zhao, D. Zhang, G. Zhu & X. Yao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 11666-11671, “One-step synthesis of nitrogen-doped microporous carbon materials as metal-free electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction” (IF: 8.262)

W. Fang, X. Wang, H. Zhang, Y. Jia, Z. Huo, Z. Li, H. Zhao, H. Yang & X. Yao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 3513-3520, “Manipulating solar absorption and electron transport properties of rutile TiO2 photocatalysts via highly n-type F-doping” (IF: 8.262)

J. Qiu, C. Lai, E. Gray, S. Li, S. Qiu, E. Strounina, C. Sun, H. Zhao & S. Zhang. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 6353-6358, “Blue hydrogenated lithium titanate as high-rate anode material for lithium-ion batteries” (IF: 8.262)

B. Zhang, Y. Li, N. Zhang, J. Zhong, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (2014) 6331-6336, “Platinum @ regular indium oxide nanooctahedra as difunctional counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 8.262)

Z. Lai, F. Peng, H. Wang, H. Yu, S. Zhang & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2014) 4182-4185, “A new insight into regulating high energy facets of rutile TiO2” (IF: 8.262)

H. Shi, G. Li, H, Sun, T, An, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Applied Catalysis B: Environment, 158-159 (2014) 301-307, “Visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation performance of bacteria E. coli K-12 by Ag/AgX (X=Cl, Br, I)@CNTs plasmonic photocatalysts under visible light irradiation” (IF: 8.328)

X. Nie, G. Li, M. Gao, H. Sun, X. Liu, H. Zhao, P. Wong & T. An, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 147 (2014) 562-570, “Comparative study on the photoelectrocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli K-12 and its mutant Escherichia coli BW25113 using TiO2 nanotubes as a photoanode” (IF: 8.328)

J. Su, Y. Zhang, S. Xu, S. Wang, H. Ding, S. Pan, G. Wang, G. Li & H. Zhao, Nanoscale, 6 (2014) 5181-5192, “Highly efficient and recyclable triple-shelled Ag@Fe3O4@SiO2@TiO2 photocatalysts for degradation of organic pollutants and reduction of hexavalent chromium ions” (IF: 7.394)

J. Qi, K. ZXhao, G. Li, Y. Gao, H. Zhao, R. Yu & Z. Tang, Nanoscale, 6 (2014) 4072-4077, “Multi-shelled CeO2 hollow microspheres as superior photocatalysts for water oxidation” (IF: 7.394)

Y. Li, H. Wang, H. Zhang, P. Liu, Y. Wang, W. Fang, H. Yang, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Chemical Communications, 50 (2014) 5569-5571, “A {0001} faceted single crystal NiS nanosheet electrocatalyst for dye-sensitised solar cells: Sulfur-vacancy induced electrocatalytic activity” (IF: 6.567)

Y. Yang, G. Wang, Q. Deng, D. Ng & H. Zhao, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6 (2014) 3008-3015, “Microwave-assisted fabrication of nanoparticulate TiO2 microspheres for synergistic photocatalytic removal of Cr(VI) and methyl orange” (IF: 7.145)

W. Fang, Z. Huo, P. Liu, X. Wang, M. Zhang, Y. Jia, H. Zhang, H. Zhao, H. Yang & X. Yao, Chemistry - A European Journal, 20 (2014) 11439-11444, “Fluorine doped porous single crystal rutile TiO2 nanorods for enhancing photoelectrochemical water splitting” (IF: 5.771)

J. Xing, J. Chen, Y. Li, W. Yuan, Y. Zhou, L. Zheng, H. Wang, Y. Wang, H. Zhao, Y. Wang & H. Yang, Chemistry - A European Journal, 20 (2014), 2138-2144, “Stable isolated metal atoms as active sites for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution” (IF: 5.771)

C. Liu, H. Zhao, Z. Ma, T. An, C. Liu, L. Zhao, D. Yong, J. Jia, X. Li & S. Dong, Environmental Science & Technology, 48 (2014) 1762-1768, “Novel environmental analytical system based on combined biodegradation and photoelectrocatalytic detection principles for rapid determination of organic pollutants in wastewaters” (IF: 5.393)

H. Sun, G. Li, X. Nie, H. Shi, P. Wong, H. Zhao & T. An, Environmental Science & Technology, 48 (2014) 9412-9419, “Systematic approach to in-depth understanding of photoelectrocatalytic bacterial inactivation mechanisms by tracking the decomposed building blocks” (IF: 5.393)

H. Zhang, Y. Li, X. Liu, P. Liu, Y. Wang, T. An, H. Yang, D. Jing & H. Zhao, Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 1 (2014) 87-91, “Determination of iodide via direct fluorescence quenching at nitrogen-doped carbon quantum dot fluorophores” (IF: 5.393)

B. Gonfa, H. Zhao, J. Lib, J. Qiu, M. Saidanid, S. Zhang, R. Izquierdod, N. Wub, M. Khakania & D. Ma, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 124 (2014) 67-74, “Air-processed depleted bulk heterojunction solar cells based on PbS/CdS core-shell quantum dots and TiO2 nanorod arrays” (IF: 4.732)

J. Qiu, S. Li, E. Gray, H. Liu, Q. Gu, C. Sun, C. Lai, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118 (2014) 8824-8830, “Hydrogenation Synthesis of blue TiO2 for high-performance Lithium-ion batteries’ (IF: 4.509)

Y. Wang, T. Gould, J. Dobson, H. Zhang, H. Yang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16 (2014) 1424-1429, “Density functional theory analysis of structural and electronic properties of orthorhombic perovskite CH3NH3PbI3” (IF: 4.449)

G. Li, X. Liu, H. Zhang, P. Wong, T. An, W. Zhou, B. Li & H. Zhao, Chemical Engineering Journal, 253 (2014) 538-543, “Adenovirus inactivation by in-situ photocatalytically and photoelectrocatalytically generated halogen viricides” (IF: 5.310)

J. Chen, G. Li, H. Zhang, P. Liu, H. Zhao & T. An, Catalysis Today, 224 (2014) 216-224, “Anatase TiO2 mesocrystals with exposed (001) surface for enhanced photocatalytic decomposition capability toward gaseous styrene” (IF: 4.312)

X. Liu, H. Zhang, C. Liu, J. Chen, G. Li, T. An, P. Wong & H. Zhao, Catalysis Today, 224 (2014) 77-84, “UV and visible light photoelectrocatalytic bactericidal performance of 100% {111} faceted rutile TiO2 photoanode” (IF: 4.312)

X. Nie, G. Li, P. Wong, H. Zhao & T. An, Catalysis Today, 230 (2014) 67-73, “Synthesis and characterization of N-doped carbonaceous species/TiO2 composite photoanodes for highly effective visible-light-induced photoelectrocatalytic inactivation of E. coli” (IF: 4.312)

S. Yang, Y. Hou, B. Zhang, X. Yang, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & H. Yang, CrystEngComm, 16 (2014) 7502-7506, “Precisely controlled heterogeneous nucleation sites for TiO2 crystal growth” (IF: 3.849)

Y. Yang, G. Wang, Q. Deng, S. Kang, D. H. L. Ng, H. Zhao, CrystEngComm, 16 (2014) 3091-3096, “facile synthesis of single crystal TiO2 nanorods with reactive {100} facets and their enhanced photocatalytic activity” (IF:3.849)

J. Chen, H. Zhang, T. An, P. Liu, Y. Wang, X. Liu, G. Li & H. Zhao, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 429 (2014) 53-61, “Vapor-phase hydrothermal synthesis of rutile TiO2 nanostructured film with exposed pyramid-shaped (111) surface and superiorly photoelectrocatalytic performance” (IF: 3.782)

Y. Wang, T. Sun, X. Liu, H. Zhang, P. Liu, H. Yang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, Physical Review B, 90 (2014) 045304, “Geometric structure of rutile titanium dioxide (111) surfaces” (IF: 3.718)

X. Wang, W. Fang, S. Yang, P. Liu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, RSC Advances, 4 (2014) 10676-10679, “Structure disorder of graphitic carbon nitride induced by liquid-assisted grinding for enhanced photocatalytic conversion” (IF: 3.289)

M. Al-Mammun, H. Zhang, P. Liu, Y. Wang, J. Cao & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 4 (2014) 21277-21283, “Directly hydrothermal growth of ultrathin MoS2 nanostructured films as high performance counter electrodes for dye-sensitised solar cells” (IF: 3.289)

Y. Yang, G. Wang, Q. Deng, H. Wang, Y. Zhang, D. Ng & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 4 (2014) 34577-34583, “Enhanced photocatalytic activity of hierarchical structure TiO2 hollow spheres with reactive (001) facets for the removal of toxic heavy metal Cr(VI)” (IF: 3.289)

K. Zhang, Z, Xu, J. Lu, Z. Tang, H. Zhao, D. Good & M. Wei, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 15 (2014) 7409-7428, “Potential for Layered Double Hydroxides-Based, Innovative Drug Delivery Systems” (IF: 3.257)

X. Wang, W. Fang, Y. Li, P. Liu, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, P. Liu, Y. Yao, H. Zhao & H. Yang, International Journal of Photoenergy, 2014 (2014) 149520, “Bottom-up enhancement of g-C3N4 photocatalytic H2 evolution utilising disordering intermolecular interactions of precursor” (IF: 1.563)

L. Yi, Y. Liu, N. Yang, Z. Tang, H. Zhao, G. Ma, Z. Su & D. Wang, Energy & Environmental Science, 6 (2013) 835-840, “One Dimensional CuInS2-ZnS Heterostructured Nanomaterials as Low-Cost and High-Performance Counter Electrodes of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” (IF: 25.427)

Y. Hou, D. Wang, X. Yang, W. Fang, B. Zhang, H. Wang, G. Lu, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Nature Communications, 4 (2013) 1583, “Rational screening low-cost counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 11.329)

Y. Li, J. Xing, Z. Chen, Z. Li, F.Tian, L. Zheng, H. Wang, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Nature Communications, 4 (2013) 2500, “Unidirectional suppression of hydrogen oxidation on oxidized platinum cluster” (IF: 11.329)

H. Yin, S. Zhao, J. Wan, H. Tang, L. Chang, L. He, H. Zhao, Y. Gao & Z. Tang, Advanced Materials, 25 (2013) 6270-6276, “Three-dimensional graphene/metal oxide nanoparticle hybrids for high-performance capacitive deionization of saline water” (IF: 18.960)

J. Wang, N. Yang, H. Tang, Z. Dong, Q. Jin, M. Yang, D. Kisailus, H. Zhao, Z. Tang & D. Wang, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 52 (2013) 6417-6420, “Accurate control of multi-shelled Co3O4 hollow microspheres for high-performance anode materials in lithium ion batteries” (IF: 11.709)

N. Yang, Y. Liu, H. Wen, Z. Tang, H. Zhao, Y. Li & D. Wang, ACS Nano, 7 (2013) 1504-1512, “Photocatalytic properties of graphdiyne and graphene modified TiO2: from theory to experiment” (IF: 13.334)

C. Liu, H. Zhao, S. Gao, J. Jia, L. Zhao, D. Yong & S. Dong, Biosensors & Bioelectronics, 45 (2013) 213-218, “A Reagent-free Tubular Biofilm Reactor for On-Line Determination of Biochemical Oxygen Demand” (IF: 7.476)

J. Xing, H. Jiang, J. Chen, Y. Li, L. Wu, S. Yang, L. Zheng, H. Wang, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 15258-15264, “Active sites on hydrogen evolution photocatalyst” (IF: 8.262)

X. Wang, W. Fang, H. Wang, H. Zhang, H. Zhao, Y. Yao & H. Yang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 14089-14096 “Surface hydrogen bonding can enhance the photocatalytic H2 evolution efficiency” (IF: 8.262)

H. Zhao, Z. Jin, H. Su, J. Zhang, X. Yao, H. Zhao & G. Zhu, Chemical Communications, 49 (2013) 2780-2782, “Target synthesis of a novel porous aromatic framework and its highly selective separation of CO2/CH4” (IF: 6.567)

L. Wu, B. Yang, X. Yang, Z. Chen, Z. Li, H. Zhao, X. Gong & H. Yang, CrystEngComm, 15 (2013) 3252-3255, “On the synergistic effect of hydrohalic acides in the shape-controlled synthesis of anatase TiO2 single crystals” (IF: 3.849)

G. Li, Y. Zhang, H. Sun, J. An, X. Nie, H. Zhao, P. Wong & T, An, Catalysis Today, 201 (2013) 167-174, “Photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic degradation of small biological compounds: A case study of uridine” (IF: 4.312)

B. Zhang, D. Wang, Y. Hou, S. Yang, X. Yang, J. Zhong, J. Liu, H. Wang, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Scientific Reports, 3 (2013) 1836, “Facet-Dependent Catalytic Activity of Platinum Nanocrystals for Triiodide Reduction in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” (IF: 5.228)

B. Zhang, N. Zhang, J. Chen, Y. Hou, S. Yang, J. Guo, X. Yang, J. Zhong, H. Wang, P. Hu, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Scientific Reports, 3 (2013) 3109, “Turning indium oxide into a superior electrocatalyst: deterministic heteroatoms” (IF: 5.228)

Y. Li, H. Zhang, P. Liu, D. Wang, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Small, 9 (2013) 3336-3344, “Cross-Linked g-C3N4/rGO Nanocomposites with Tunable Band Structure and Enhanced Visible Light Photocatalytic Activity” (IF: 8.315)

P. Liu, H. Zhang, H. Liu, Y. Wang, T. An, W. Cai, H. Yang, X. Yao, G. Zhu, R. Webb & H. Zhao, Small, 9 (2013) 3043-3050, “Vapor-Phase Hydrothermal Growth of Novel Segmentally Configured Nanotubular Crystal Structure” (IF: 8.315)

L. He, Y. Xiong, M. Zhao, X. Mao, Y. Liu, H. Zhao & Z. Tang, Chemistry - An Asian Journal, 8 (2013) 1765-1767, “Bioinspired Synthesis of ZnS Supraparticles toward Photoinduced Dechlorination of 2,2’,4,4’,5,5’-Hexachlorobiphenyl” (IF: 4.592)

Y. Chen, T. Ng, A. Lu, Y. Li, H. Yip, T. An, G. Li, H. Zhao, M. Gao & P. Wong, Chemical Engineering Journal, 234 (2013) 43-48, “Comparative Study of Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Inactivation of Two Different Wastewater Bacteria by Natural Sphalerite” (IF: 5.310)

M. Wahab, Y. Jia, D. Yang, H. Zhao & X. Yao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 3471-3478, “Enhanced Hydrogen Desorption from Mg(BH4)2 by Combining Nanoconfinement and a Ni Catalyst” (IF: 8.262)

M. Ling, J. Qiu, S. Li, H. Zhao, G. Liu & S. Zhang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 11543-11547, “An environmentally benign LIB fabrication process using a low cost, water soluble and efficient binder” (IF: 8.262)

S. Yang, Y. Hou, B. Zhang, X. Yang, W. Fang, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 1374, “Highly efficient overlayer derived from peroxotitanium for dye-sensitized solar cells” (IF: 8.262)

Y. Wang, H. Zhang, P. Liu, T. Sun, Y. Li, H. Yang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 12948-12953, “Nature of Visible-Light Responsive Fluorinated Titanium Dioxides” (IF: 8.262)

Y. Han, X. Ruan, J. Chen, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Asian Journal of Chemistry, 25 (2013) 6167-6172, “Photoelectrochemical properties and its application of nano-TiO2/boron-doped diamond heterojunction electrode material”

P. Zhang, J. Qiu, Z. Zheng, G. Liu, M. Ling, W. Martens, H. Wang, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, Electrochimica Acta, 104 (2013) 41-47, “Free-Standing and Bendable Carbon Nanotubes/TiO2 Nanofibres Composite Electrodes for Flexible Lithium Ion Batteries” (IF: 4.803)

X. Liu, Y. Han, G. Li, H. Zhang & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 3 (2013) 20824-20828, “Instant Inactivation and Rapid Decomposition of Escherichia coli using a High Efficiency TiO2 Nanotube Array Photoelectrode” (IF: 3.289)

X. Wang, W. Cai, G. Wang, Z. Wu & H. Zhao, CrystEngComm, 15 (2013) 2956-2965, “One-Step Fabrication of High Performance Micro/Nanostructured Fe3S4-C” (IF: 3.849)

Q. Zhou, S. Zhang, X. Yang, Q. Wu, H. Zhao & M. Wu, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 186 (2013) 132-139, “Rutile Nanowire Array Electrodes for Photoelectrochemical Determination of Organic Compounds” (IF: 4.758)

H. Shi, J. Chen, G. Li, X. Nie, H. Zhao & P. Wong, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 5 (2013) 6959-6967, “Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Plasmonic Ag/AgX-CNTs (X = Cl, Br, I) Nanocomposite Photocatalysts and Synergetic Degradation of Organic Pollutant under Visible Light” (IF: 7.145)

Y. Li, W. Bo, M. Zhong, Y. Hu, M. Zhu, H. Zhang, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Physica Status Solidi., C, 10 (2013) 1276-1279, “The morphology and optical properties of ZnO crystals fabricated by hydrothermal method under pulsed magnetic field” (IF: 1.522)

Y. Hu, J. Yao, Z. Zhao, M. Zhu, Y. Li, H. Jin, H. Zhao & J. Wang, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 141 (2013) 835-841, “ZnO-Doped LiFePO4 Cathode Material for Lithium-Ion Battery Fabricated by Hydrothermal Method” (IF: 2.101)

J. Panther, R. Stewart, P. Teasdale, W. Bennett, D. Welsh & H. Zhao, Talanta, 105 (2013) 80-86, “Titanium Dioxide-Based DGT for Measuring Dissolved As(V), V(V), Sb(V), Mo(VI) and W(VI) in Water” (IF: 4.035)

X. Wang, W. Cai, S. Liu, G. Wang, Z. Wu & H. Zhao, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 422 (2013) 199-205, “ZnO Hollow Microspheres with Exposed Porous Nanosheets Surface: Structurally Enhanced Adsorption towards Heavy Metal Ions” (IF: 2.760)

X. Nie, J. Chen, G. Li, H. Shi, H. Zhao, P. Wong & T. An, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 88 (2013) 1488-1497, “Synthesis and Characterization of TiO2 Nanotube Photoanode and Its Application in Photoelectrocatalytic Degradation of Model Environmental Pharmaceuticals” (IF: 2.738)

H. Zhang, Y. Li, Y. Wang, P. Liu, T. An, H. Yang, X. Yao, B. Wood & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 6563-6571, “A Highly Crystalline Nb3O7F Nanostructured Photoelectrode: Fabrication and Photosensitisation” (IF: 8.262)

H. Zhang, X. Liu, Y. Wang, P. Liu, W. Cai, G. Zhu, H. Yang & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1 (2013) 2646-2652, “Rutile TiO2 Film with 100% Exposed Pyramid-Shaped (111) Surface: Photoelectron Transport Properties under UV and Visible Light Irradiation” (IF: 8.262)

Y. Wang, H. Zhang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117 (2013) 1672-1676, “Edges of FeO/Pt(111) Interface: a First-Principle Theoretical Study” (IF: 4.509)

G. Li, X. Liu, H. Zhang, P. Wong, T. An & H. Zhao. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 140-141 (2013) 225-232, “Comparative Studies of Photocatalytic and Photoelectrocatalytic Inactivation of E. coli in Presence of Halides” (IF: 8.328)

D. Xia, T. Ng, T. An, G. Li, Y Li, H Yip, H. Zhao, A. Lu, P. Wong, Environmental Science & Technology, 47 (2013) 11166-11173, “A recyclable mineral catalyst for visible-light-driven photocatalytic inactivation of bacteria: natural magnetic sphalerite” (IF=5.393)

Y. Wang, H. Zhang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 5 (2013) 1108-1112, “Theoretical Understanding and Prediction of Lithiated Sodium Hexatitanates” (IF: 7.145)

Y. Wang, H. Zhang, P. Liu, X. Yao & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 3 (2013) 8777-8782, “Engineering the Band Gap of Bare Titanium Dioxide Materials for Visible-Light Activity: a Theoretical Prediction” (IF: 3.289)

H. Zhang, X. Liu, Y. Li, Y. Li & H. Zhao. Science China Chemistry, 56 (2013) 402-417 (Invited Review), “{001} Facets Dominated Anatase TiO2: Morphology, Formation/Etching Mechanisms and Performance”

Y. Che, D. Gross, H. Huang, D. Yang, X. Yang, E. Discekici, Z. Xue, H. Zhao, J. Moore & L. Zhang, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (2012) 4978-4982, “Diffusion-Controlled Detection of Trinitrotoluene: Interior Nanoporous Structure and Low Highest Occupied Molecular Orbital Level of Building Blocks Enhance Selectivity and Sensitivity” (IF: 13.038)

H. Zhang, Y. Wang, D. Yang, Y. Li, H. Liu, P. Liu, B. Wood & H. Zhao, Advanced Materials, 24 (2012) 1598-1603, “Directly Hydrothermal Growth of Single Crystal Nb3O7(OH) Nanorod Film for High Performance Dye-sensitized Solar Cells” (IF: 18.960)

J. Xing, H. Wang, C. Yang, D. Wang, H. Zhao, G. Lu, P. Hu & H. Yang, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 51 (2012) 3611-3615, “Ceria Foam with Atomically Thin Single-Crystal Wall” (IF: 11.709)

X. Liu, H. Zhang, X. Yao, T. An, P. Liu, Y. Wang, F. Peng, A. Carroll & H. Zhao, Nano Research, 5 (2012) 762-769, “Visible Light Active Pure Rutile TiO2 Photoanodes with 100% Exposed Pyramid-Shaped (111) Surfaces” (IF: 8.893)

P. Liu, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, T. An, H. Yang, Z. Tang, W. Cai & H. Zhao, Small, 8 (2012) 3664-3673, “Vapor-phase Hydrothermal Transformation of HTiOF3 Intermediates into {001} Faceted Anatase Single Crystalline Nanosheets” (IF: 8.315)

W. Bennett, P. Teasdale, J. Panther, D. Welsh, H. Zhao & D. Jolley, Environmental Science & Technology, 46 (2012) 3981-3989, “Investigating Arsenic Speciation and Mobilization in Sediments with DGT and DET: A Mesocosm Evaluation of Oxic-Anoxic Transitions” (IF: 5.393)

Y. Lu, Q. Sun, D. Yang, X. She, X. Yao, G. Zhu, Y. Liu, H. Zhao & J. Li, Journal of Materials Research, 22 (2012) 13548-13557, “Fabrication of Mesoporous Lignocellulose Aerogels from Wood via Cyclic Liquid Nitrogen Freezing-Thawing in Ionic Liquid Solution” (IF: 1.579)

L. Liu, S. Zhang, L. Xing, H. Zhao & S. Dong, Talanta, 93 (2012) 314-319, “A Co-Immobilized Mediator and Microorganism Mediated Method Combined Pretreatment by TiO2 Nanotubes Used for BOD Measurement” (IF: 4.035)

L. Li, S. Zhang, G. Li & H. Zhao, Analytica Chimica Acta, 745 (2012) 47-53, “Determination of Chemical Oxygen Demand of Nitrogenous Organic Compounds in Wastewater Using Synergetic Photoelectrocatalytic Oxidation Effect at TiO2 Nanostructured Electrode” (IF: 4.712)

Y. Peng, B. Teng, Y. Jia, D. Yang, H. Zhao, S. Qiu & X. Yao, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116 (2012) 25694-25700, “Dehydrogenation of Ammonia Borane by Low Density and High Surface Area Porous Aromatic Framework” (IF: 4.509)

M. Wahab, H. Zhao & X. Yao, Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering, 6 (2012) 27-33, “Nano-Confined Ammonia Borane for Chemical Hydrogen Storage”

C. Liu, H. Zhao, L. Zhong, C. Liu, J. Jia, X. Xu, L. Liu & S. Dong, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 34 (2012) 77-82, “A Biofilm Reactor-Based Approach for Rapid On-Line Determination of Biodegradable Organic Pollutants” (IF: 7.476)

S. Zhang, C. Liu, X. Liu, H. Zhang, P. Liu, S. Zhang, F. Peng & H. Zhao, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 96 (2012) 1201-1207, “Nanocrystal Cu2O-Loaded TiO2 Nanotube Array Films as High-Performance Visible-Light Bactericidal Photocatalyst” (IF: 3.376)

J. Chen, G. Li, Y. Huang, H. Zhang, H. Zhao & T. An, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 123-124 (2012) 69-77, “Optimization Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes-Anatase TiO2 Composite Photocatalyst by Response Surface Methodology for Photocatalytic Degradation of Gaseous Styrene” (IF: 8.328)

H. Yu, B. Xue, P. Liu, J. Qiu, W. Wen, S. Zhang & H. Zhao, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4 (2012) 1289-1294, “High-Performance Nanoporous TiO2/La2O3 Hybrid Photoanode for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” (IF: 7.145)

T. An, J. Chen, X. Nie, G. Li, H. Zhang, X. Liu & H. Zhao, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4 (2012) 5988-5996, “Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube Anatase TiO2 Sub-Micrometer-Sized Sphere Composite Photocatalyst for Synergistic Degradation of Gaseous Styrene” (IF: 7.145)

J. Qiu, P. Zhang, M. Ling, S. Li, P. Liu, H. Zhao & S. Zhang, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4 (2012) 3636-3642, “Photocatalytic Synthesis of TiO2 and Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite for Lithium Ion Battery” (IF: 7.145)

H. Zhang, Y. Li, P. Liu, Y. Li, D. Yang, H. Yang & H. Zhao, Chemistry - A European Journal, 18 (2012) 5165-5169, “A Facile Vapour-Phase Hydrothermal Method to Concurrently Grow ZnO Single Crystal Nanotube and Nanorod Array Films on Different Sides of Zinc Foil Substrate” (IF: 5.771)

Q. Sun, Y. Lu, H. Zhang, H. Zhao, H. Yu, J. Xu, Y. Fu, D. Yang & Y. Liu, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 133 (2012) 253-258, “Hydrothermal Fabrication of Rutile TiO2 Submicrospheres on Wood Surface: An Efficient Method to Prepare UV-Protective Wood” (IF: 2.259)

H. Zhang, X. Liu, Y. Li, Q. Sun, Y. Wang, B. Wood, P. Liu, D. Yang & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (2012) 2465-2472, “Vertically Aligned Nanorod-like Rutile TiO2 Single Crystal Nanowire Bundles with Superior Electron Transport and Photoelectrocatalytic Properties” (IF: 7.443)

Z. Lai, F. Peng, Y. Wang, H. Wang, H. Yu, P. Liu & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (2012) 23906-23912, “Low Temperature Solvothermal Synthesis of Anatase TiO2 Single Crystals with Wholly {100} and {001} Faceted Surfaces” (IF: 7.443)

W. Fang, X. Yang, H. Zhu, Zhen Li, H. Zhao, X. Yao & H. Yang, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (2012) 22082–22089, “Yolk@Shell Anatase TiO2 Hierarchical Microspheres with Exposed {001} Facets for High-Performance Dye Sensitized Solar Cells” (IF: 7.443)

S. Zhou, X. Zou, F. Sun, F. Zhang, S, Fan, H. Zhao, T. Schiestel & G. Zhu, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (2012) 10322-10328, “Challenging Fabrication of Hollow Ceramic Fiber Supported Cu3(BTC)2 Membrane for Hydrogen Separation” (IF: 7.443)

C. Hutchins, J. Panther, P. Teasdale, F. Wang, R. Stewart, W. Bennett & H. Zhao, Talanta, 97 (2012) 550-556, “Evaluation of a Titanium Dioxide-Based DGT Technique for Measuring Inorganic Uranium Species in Fresh and Marine Waters” (IF: 4.035)

X. Liu, J. Zhang, S. Wu, D. Yang, P. Liu, H. Zhang, S. Wang, X. Yao, G. Zhu & H. Zhao, RSC Advances, 2 (2012) 6178-6184, “Single Crystal α-Fe2O3 with Exposed {104} Facets for High Performance Gas Sensor Applications” (IF: 3.289)

J. Panther, W. Bennett, P. Teasdale, D. Welsh & H. Zhao, Environmental Science & Technology, 46 (2012) 2267-2275, “DGT Measurement of Dissolved Aluminum Species in Waters: Comparing Chelex-100 and Titanium Dioxide-Based Adsorbents” (IF: 5.393)

Y. Wang, T. Sun, D. Yang, H. Liu, H. Zhang, X. Yao & H. Zhao, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 14 (2012) 2333-2338, “Structure, Reactivity, Photoactivity and Stability of Ti-O Based Materials: a Theoretical Comparison” (IF: 4.449)

Y. Wang, T. Sun, Y. Li & H. Zhao, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing, 2 (2012) 1-4, “Thermal Effects Control the Structure of the Cu(100)-c(2×2)N Surface”

J. Qiu, S. Zhang & H. Zhao, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 211–212 (2012) 381-388, (Invited review), “Nanostructured TiO2 Photocatalysts for Determination of Organic Pollutants” (IF: 4.836)

X. Jun, F. Qi, H. Zhao & H. Yang, Chemistry - An Asian Journal, 7 (2012) 642-657 (Invited Review) “Inorganic Photocatalysts for Overall Water Splitting” (IF: 4.587)

M. Cao, T. An, G. Li, X. Nie, H. Yip, H. Zhao & P. Wong, Water Research, 46 (2012) 3951-3957, “Genetic Studies of the Role of Fatty Acid and Coenzyme A in Photocatalytic Inactivation of Escherichia coli” (IF: 5.991)

Y. Yuan, J. Liu, H. Ren, X. Jing, W. Wang, H. Ma, F. Sun & H. Zhao, Journal of Materials Research, 27 (2012) 1417-1420, “Synthesis and Characterization of Germanium-Centered Three-Dimensional Crystalline Porous Aromatic Framework” (IF: 1.579)

W. Wang, H. Ren, F. Sun, K. Cai, H. Ma, J. Du, H. Zhao & G. Zhu, Dalton Transactions, 41 (2012) 3933-3936 “Synthesis of Porous Aromatic Framework with Tuning Porosity via Ionothermal Reaction” (IF: 4.177)

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