• 177. Hu, Y.; Sengupta, B.; Long, H.; Wayment, L. J.; Ciora, R.; Jin, Y.; Wu, J.; Lei, Z.; Friedman, K.; Chen, H.; Yu, M.; Zhang, W. “Molecular Recognition with Resolution below 0.2 Å via Thermo-regulatory Oscillations in Covalent Organic Frameworks”, Science. 2024, in press.


  • 176. Lei, Z.; Chen, H.; Huang, S.; Wayment, L. J.; Xu, Q.; Zhang, W. “New Advances in Covalent Network Polymers via Dynamic Covalent Chemistry”, Chem. Rev2024124, in press. [Front Cover]

Chem. Rev.

  • 175. Wayment, L.J.; Teat, S. J.; Huang, S.; Chen, H.;  Zhang, W. "Dynamic Entwined Topology in Helical Covalent Polymers Dictated by Competing Supramolecular Interactions", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2024, 63, e202403599. Link


  • 174. Zhou, H.; Zhang, X.; Zhou, G.; DEMIR, M.; Lei, Z.; Zhang, W.; Wang, X. “Water-mediated Synthesis of Full-biomass Vitrimer with Enhanced Moldability, Recyclability and Biodegradability”, ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng202412, in press. Link

 ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng.

  • 173. Bishop, B.; Huang, S.; Chen, H.; Yu, H.; Long, H.; Shen, J.; Zhang, W. “Artificial transmembrane channel constructed from shape-persistent covalent organic molecular cages capable of ion and small molecule transport”, Chin. Chem. Lett. 2024, 35, 109966. Link


  • 172. Liu, L.; Gong, Y.; Tong, Y.; Tian, H.; Wang, X.; Hu, Y.; Huang, S.; Huang, W.; Sharma, S.; Cui, J.; Jin, Y.; Gong, W.; Zhang, W. “Imidazole-linked Fully Conjugated Covalent Organic Framework for High-performance Sodium-ion Battery”, CCS Chem, 2024, 6, 1255-1263. Link

CCS Chem

  • 171. Lu, S.; Hu, H.; Sun, H.; Yang, F.; Zhu, H.; Du, M.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Covalent Porous Catalysts for Electrochemical Reduction of CO2”, Green Chem. 2024, 26, in press. (invited Review). Link

Green Chem

  • 170. Hu, F.; Hu, Z.; Liu, Y.; Tam, K. C.; Liang, R.; Xie, Q.; Fan, Z.; Pan, C.-Y.; Tang, J.; Yu, G.; Zhang, W. “Aqueous Sol-gel Synthesis and Shaping of Covalent Organic Frameworks”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 27718–27727. Link

Jacs 2023

  • 169. Pan, Q.; Lei, Z.; Zhao, Y.; Zhang, W. “Microenvironment Effect of Covalent Organic Frameworks on Chemical Catalysis”, EnergyChem. 2023, 5, 100107. (invited Review) Link 

energy chem 2023

  • 168. Tian, M.; Shuai, J.; Bishop, B. A.; Zhang, W.; Chen, J.; Wang, X. “Plant Cellulose-based Biomimetic Artificial Small-Diameter Vascular Materials Enabled by Gradient Dual-Network Entanglement”, Chem. Eng. J. 2023476, 146751. Link

Chem Eng J

  • 167. Pham, H. T. B.; Choi, J. Y.; Fang, X.; Claman, A.; Huang, S.; Coates, S.; Wayment, L.; Zhang, W.; Park, J. “Macrocyclic ligand-driven ion selectivity and high surface area in a 2D conductive MOF”, Chem. 2023, 10, 199-210. Link


  • 166. Zhu, Y.; Bai, Q.; Ouyang, S.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Covalent Organic Framework-based Solid-State Electrolytes, Electrode Materials, and Separators for Lithium-ion Batteries”, ChemSusChem. 2023, 16, e202301118. (invited Review). Link


  • 165. Wang, M.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Zhao, Y. “Single-crystal polymers (SCPs): from 1D to 3D architectures”, Chem. Soc. Rev. 2023, 52, 8165-8193. Link

Chem soc rev_2023

  • 164. Gong, Y.; Huang, S.; Lei, Z.; Wayment, L. J.; Chen, H.; Zhang, W. “Double-Walled Covalent Organic Frameworks with High Stability”, Chem. Eur. J. 202329, e202302135. Link


  • 163. Li, R.; Ma, Y.; Yang, T.; Yang, X.; Tao, R.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Qiu, L. “Rehealable and Recyclable AIE-Active Luminescent Vitrimers”, ACS Mater. Lett. 2023, 5, 2348-2354. Link

ACS mater lett AIE

  • 162. Wayment, L.J.; Wang, X.; Huang, S.; McCoy, M. S.; Chen, H.; Hu, Y.; Jin, Y.; Sharma, S.; Zhang, W. "3D Covalent Organic Framework as a Metastable Intermediate in the Formation of a Double-stranded Helical Covalent Polymer" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 28, 15547–15552. Link


  • 161. Xu, Q.; Wang, X.; Huang, S.; Hu, Y.; Teat, S. J.; Settineri, N. S.; Chen, H.; Wayment, L. J.; Jin, Y.; Sharma, S.; Zhang, W. “Dynamic Covalent Self-sorting in Molecular and Polymeric Architectures Enabled by Spiroborate Bond Exchange”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2023, 62, e2023042. Link


  • 160. Hu, Z.; Hu, F.; Deng, L.; Yang, Y.; Xie, Q.; Gao, Z.; Pan, C.; Jin, Y.; Tang, J.; Yu, G.; Zhang, W. “Reprocessible Triketoenamine based Vitrimers with Closed-loop Recyclability”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 202362,  e2023060. Link


  • 159. Wayment, L. J.; Lei, Z.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Recent Progress in Constructing Structurally Ordered Polymeric Architectures via Dynamic Covalent Chemistry”, CCS Chem. 2023, 5, 2194–2206. (invited Mini Review). Link

CCS mini review

  • 158. Chen, H.; Lei, Z.; Huang, S.; Jiang, H.; Yu, K.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Poly(imine-amide) Hybrid Covalent Adaptable Networks via in situ Oxidation-polymerization”, Chin. J. Polym. Sci. 2023, 41, 1577–1583. (invited contribution to the themed issue to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Establishment of Polymer Program at Peking University) Link


  • 157. Chen, H.; Hu, Y.; Luo, C.; Lei, Z.; Huang, S.; Wu, J.; Jin, Y.; Yu, K.; Zhang, W. “Spiroborate-linked Ionic Covalent Adaptable Networks with Rapid Reprocessability and Closed-loop Recyclability”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 16, 9112–9117. Link


  • 156. Huang, S.; Choi, J. Y.; Xu, Q.; Jin, Y.; Park, J.; Zhang, W. “Carbazolylene-Ethynylene Macrocycle based Conductive Covalent Organic Frameworks”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 202362,  e2023035. Link

Angew chem

  • 155. Ma, Y.; Li, R.; Luo, S.; Shen, X.; Tao, R.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Qiu, L. “Highly Conductive Poly(Imide–Imine) Hybrid Vitrimer-Graphene Aerogel Composites”, Chin. J. Chem., 2023, 41, 2125—2131. (invited contribution to the themed issue on “Emerging Themes in Polymer Science”) Link

chin j chem

  • 154. Huang, S.; Lu, S.; Hu, Y.; Cao, Y.; Li, Y.; Duan, F.; Zhu, H.; Jin, Y.; Du, M.; Zhang, W. “Covalent Organic Frameworks with Molecularly Electronic Modulation as Metal-free Electrocatalysts for Efficient Hydrogen Peroxide Production”, Small Structures, 2023, 4, 2200387. Link

small structures 2023

  • 153. Lei. Z.; Chen, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Dynamic Covalent Chemistry Towards Wearable Electronics”, Cell Reports Physical Science20234,101336. (Invited Perspective) Link

Cell reports

  • 152. Ge, Y.; Zhang, W. “Directed Synthesis of Isomeric 2D Heteropore Covalent Organic Frameworks”, Sci. China Chem., 2023, 66, 926–927. (Highlight) Link
  • 151. Hu, Y.; Huang, S.; Wayment, L. J.; Wu, J.; Xu, Q.; Chang, T.; Chen, Y.-P.; Li, X.; Andi, B.; Chen, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhu, H.; Du, M.; Lu, S.; Zhang, W. “Shape-Persistent Phthalocyanine Cages”, Cell Reports Physical Science, 2023, 4, 101285.  Link

 Cell Reports Physical Science, 2023

  • 150. Zhang, Z.; Lei, D.; Zhang, C.; Wang, Z.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Liu, X.; Sun, J. “Strong and Tough Supramolecular Covalent Adaptable Networks with Room-Temperature Closed-Loop Recyclability”, Adv. Mater. 2023, 35, 2208619. Link

Adv. Mater. 2023

  • 149. Shi, G.; Ge, H.; Zhang, L.; Li, Y.; Cui, R.; Wayment, L. J.; Ge, Y.; Zhang, W. “Organic Fluorophores with High Photostability and Strong Emission in Both Solution and Solid State”, J. Lumin. 2023, 253, 119447. Link

 J. Lumin. 2023, 253, 119447

  • 148. Lei, Z.; Chen, H.; Luo, C.; Rong, Y.; Hu, Y.; Jin, Y.; Long, R.; Yu, K.; Zhang, W. “Recyclable and Malleable Thermosets Enabled by Activating Dormant Dynamic Linkages”, Nat. Chem. 2022, 14, 1399–1404. Link [CUNews]


  • 147. Lei, Z.; Wayment, L. J.; Cahn, J. R.; Chen, H.; Huang, S.; Wang, X.; Jin, Y.; Sharma, S.; Zhang, W. “Cyanurate-Linked Covalent Organic Frameworks Enabled by Dynamic Nucleophilic Aromatic Substitution”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2022, 144 39, 17737–17742. Link


  • 146. Zhu, Q.-H.; Zhang, L.; Zhang, G.-H.; Tao, G.-H.; Qin, S.; Chen, H.; Yuan, W.-L.; Wang, Y.-H.; Jin, Y.; Ma, L.; He, L.; Zhang, W. “Promoting Productive Metathesis Pathway and Tuning Activity of Multidentate Molybdenum Catalysts in Alkyne Metathesis: A Theoretical Perspective”, Mol. Catal. 2022, 531, 112696. Link


  • 145.  Lu, Y.; Zhong, H.; Li, J.; Dominic, A. M.; Hu, Y.; Gao, Z.; Jiao, Y.; Wu, M.; Qi, H.; Huang, C.; Wayment, L. J.; Kaiser, U.; Spiecker, E.; Weidinger, I. M.; Zhang, W.; Feng, X.; Dong, R. “sp-CarbonIncorporated Conductive Metal-Organic Framework as Photocathode for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Generation”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, 61, e202208163. Link


  • 144.  Tao, R.; Zhao, X.; Zhao, T.; Zhao, M.; Li, R.; Yang, T.; Tang, L.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Qiu, L. “Cage-Confinement Induced Emission Enhancement” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2022, 13, 28, 6604–6611. Link


  • 143.  Liu, C.; Jin, Y.; Yu, Z.; Gong, L.; Wang, H.; Yu, B.; Zhang, W.; Jiang, J. “Transformation of Porous Organic Cages and Covalent Organic Frameworks with Efficient Iodine Vapor Capture Performance” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2022, 144, 27, 12390–12399.  Link


  • 142.  Pham, H.; Choi, J. Y.; Huang, S.; Wang, X.; Claman, A.; Stodolka, M.; Yazdi, S.; Sharma, S.; Zhang, W.; Park, J. “Imparting Functionality and Enhanced Surface Area to a 2D Electrically Conductive MOF via Macrocyclic Linker” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2022, 144, 23, 10615–10621.  Link


  • 141.  Gong, Y.; Hu, H.; Huang, S.; Lu, S.; Zhang, W. “Functionalized Conjugated Microporous Polymers for Growing Sub-3 nm Pd Nanoparticles” ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2022, 5,  7, 10090–10096.  Link



  • 139. Ge, Y.; Hu, Y.; Duan, G.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Advances and Challenges in User-friendly Alkyne Metathesis Catalysts” Trends Chem. 2022, 4, 540 (invited review). Link


  • 138. Zhang, J.; Luo, S.; Ma, Y.; Li, R.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W. “Monolithic Polyimine Vitrimer/Graphene Aerogel Composites” Chin. Chem. Lett. 2023, 34, 107363. Link


  • 137. Zhang, X.; Zhao, J.; Liu, K.; Li, G.; Zhao, D.; Zhang, Z.; Wan, J.; Yang, X.; Bai, R.; Wang, Y.; Zhang, W.; Yan, X. “Weldable and Closed-loop Recyclable  Monolithic Dynamic Covalent Polymer Aerogels” Natl. Sci. Rev. 2022, 9, nwac012.  Link


  • 136. He, X.; Lin, Y.; Ding, Y.; Abdullah, A. M.; Lei, Z.; Han, Y.; Shi, X.; Zhang, W.; Yu, K. “Reshapeable, Rehealable and Recyclable Sensor Fabricated by Direct Ink Writing of Conductive Composites based on Covalent Adaptable Network Polymers” Int. J. Extrem. Manuf. 2022, 4, 015301. Link


  • 135. Yu, L.; Lei, Z.; Sun, X.; Ding, P.; Wesche, A.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Long, R. “Rapid Fabrication of Fiber Reinforced Polyimine Composites with Reprocessability, Repairability and Recyclability” ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2021, 3, 5808–5817. Link


  • 134. Liu, L.; Hu, Y.; Huang, S.; Jin, Y.; Cui, J.; Gong, W.; Zhang, W. “Pillar[5]arene-Based Covalent Organic Framework with Pre-Encoded Selective Host-Guest Recognition” Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 13316. Link


  • 133. Hu, Y.; Dunlap, N.; Long, H.; Chen, H.; Wayment, L.; Ortiz, M.; Jin, Y.; Nijamudheen, A.; Mendoza-Cortes, J. L.; Lee, S.-H.; Zhang, W. “Helical Covalent Polymers with Unidirectional Ion Channels as Single Lithium-Ion Conducting Electrolytes” CCS Chem. 2021, 3, 2762. Link [Cover]

2021-Yiming-CCS Chem

  • 132. Zhu, Y.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Emerging Covalent Organic Framework and Linear Polymer (COF–LP) Composites: Synthetic Approaches and Applications” invited chapter contribution to Smart Materials No. 39, “Hybrid Metal–Organic Framework and Covalent Organic Framework Polymers”, Edited by Bo Wang. Royal Society of Chemistry 2022. Link
  • 131. Sun, N.; Qi, D.; Jin, Y.; Wang, H.; Wang, C.; Qu, C.; Liu, J.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Jiang, J. “Porous Pyrene Organic Cage with Unusual Absorption Bathochromic shift Enables Visible Light Photocatalysis” CCS Chem. 2022, 4, 2588–2596. Link

2021-Hailong-CCS Chem

  • 130. Tao, R.; Kang, K.; Li, X.; Li, R.; Huang, R.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W. “Controlled Synthesis of Palladium Nanoparticles with Size-dependent Catalytic Activities Enabled by Organic Molecular Cages” Inorg. Chem. 2021, 60, 12517-12525. Link


  • 129. Yang, X.; Huang, S.; Ortiz, M.; Wang, X.; Cao, Y.; Kareem, O.; Jin, Y.; Huang, F.; Wang, X.; Zhang, W. “Truxene-Based Covalent Organic Polyhedrons Constructed through Alkyne Metathesis” Org. Chem. Front. 2021, 8, 4723-4729. (invited contribution to the themed collection on Macrocycle-based Supramolecular Elements). Link


  • 128. Hu, Y.; Teat, S. J.; Gong, W.; Zhou, Z.; Jin, Y.; Chen, H.; Wu, J.; Cui, Y.; Jiang, T.; Cheng, X.; Zhang, W. “Single Crystals of Mechanically Entwined Helical Covalent Polymers” Nat. Chem. 2021, 13, 660-665. Link [CU News]


  • 127. Wang, H.; Jin, Y.; Sun, N.; Zhang, W.; Jiang, J. “Post-Synthetic Modification of Porous Organic Cages” Chem. Soc. Rev. 2021, 50, 8874-8886. Link


  • 126. Huang, S.; Lei, Z.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “By-design Molecular Architectures via Alkyne Metathesis” Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 9591-9606. Link


  • 125. Shen, X.; Ma, Y.; Luo, S.; Tao, R.; An, D.; Wei, X.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W. “Malleable and Recyclable Imide-imine Hybrid Thermosets: Influence of Imide Structure on Material Property” Mater. Adv. 2021, 2, 4333-4338. Link

2021.Qiu.Mater. Adv.

  • 124. He, X.; Shi, X.; Chung, C.; Lei, Z.; Zhang, W.; Yu, K. “A Sustainable Manufacturing Method of Thermoset Composites based on Covalent Adaptable Network Polymers” Composites Part B 2021, 221, 109004. Link


  • 123. Meng, Z.; Zhang, Y.; Dong, M.; Zhang, Y.; Cui, F.; Loh, T.-P.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Yang, H.; Du, Y. “Readily Useable Bulk Phenoxazine-based Covalent Organic Framework Cathode Materials with Superior Kinetics and High Redox Potentials” J. Mater. Chem. A 2021, 9, 10661. Link


  • 122. Yu, L.; Sun, X.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Long, R. “Mechanics of vitrimer particle consolidation and fusion under heat press” Int. J. Mech. Sci. 2021, 200, 106466. Link


  • 121. Lei, Z.; Lucas, F. W. S.; Moya, E. C.; Huang, S.; Rong, Y.; Wesche, A.; Li, P.; Bodkin, L.; Jin, Y.; Holewinski, A.; Zhang, W. “Highly stable dioxin-linked metallophthalocyanine covalent organic frameworks” Chin. Chem. Lett. 2021, 32, 3799. Link


  • 120. Ge, Y.; Huang, S.; Hu, Y.; Zhang, L.; He, L.; Krajewski, S.; Ortiz, M.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Highly Active Multidentate Molybdenum-carbyne Complexes Catalyzing Alkyne Metathesis under Open Air Condition” Nat. Commun. 2021, 12, 1136. Link


  • 119. Hu, H.; Lu, S.; Li, T.; Zhang, Y.; Guo, C.; Zhu, H.; Jin, Y.; Du, M.; Zhang, W. “Controlled Growth of Ultrafine Metal Nanoparticles Mediated by Solid Supports” Nanoscale Adv., 2021, 3, 1865-1886 (invited review) link


  • 118. He, X.; Lei, Z.; Welch, S.; Zhang, W.; Dunn M.; Yu, K. “3D Printing of Continuous Fiber-reinforced Thermoset Composites” Addit. Manuf. 2021, 40, 101921 Link


  • 117. Shi, C.; Zou, Z.; Lei, Z.; Zhu, P.; Nie, G.; Zhang, W.; Xiao, J. “Stretchable, Rehealable, Recyclable and Reconfigurable Integrated Strain Sensor for Joint Motion and Respiration Monitoring” Research 2021, 4, 9846036. Link


  • 116. Luo, S.; Ma, Y.; Wei, X.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W. “Malleable and Recyclable Vitrimer-Graphene Aerogel Composite with High Electrical Conductivity” ACS Appl. Electron. Mater. 2021, 3, 1178 Link


  • 115. Hu, Y.; Wayment, L. J.; Haslam, C.; Yang, X.; Lee, S.-H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. “Covalent Organic Framework based Lithium-ion Battery: Fundamental, Design and Characterization” EnergyChem, 2021, 3, 100048 (invited review). Link


  • 114. Huang, S.; Hu, Y.; Tan, L.-L.; Wan, S.; Yazdi, S.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Highly C2/C1-Selective Covalent Organic Frameworks Substituted with Azo Groups" ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2020, 12, 46, 51517–51522. Link


  • 113. Liu, Y.; Wu, C.; Sun, Q.; Hu, F.; Pan, Q.; Sun, J.; Jin, Y.; Li, Z.; Zhang, W.; Zhao, Y., "Spirobifluorene-Based Three-Dimensional Covalent Organic Frameworks with Rigid Topological Channels as Efficient Heterogeneous Catalyst" CCS Chem., 2020, 2, 2418–2427. Link


  • 112. Shi, C.; Zou, Z.; Lei, Z.; Zhu, P.; Zhang, W.; Xiao, J., "Heterogeneous integration of rigid, soft, and liquid materials for self-healable, recyclable, and reconfigurable wearable electronics" Sci. Adv. 2020, 6 (45), eabd0202. Link [CU-Boulder today]


  • 111. Zhang, L.; Jin, Y.; Tao, G.; Gong, Y.; Hu, Y.; He, L.; Zhang, W. "Desymmetrized Vertex Design toward a Molecular Cage with Unusual Topology" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 20846-20851. Link


  • 110. Yang, X.; Hu, Y.; Dunlap, N. Wang, X.; Huang, S.; Su, Z.; Sharma, S.; Jin, Y.; Huang, F.; Wang, X.; Lee, S.-H.; Zhang, W. "Truxenone-based Covalent Organic Framework as All-Solid-State Li-ion Battery Cathode with High Capacity” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 20385. Link


  • 109. Tao, R.; Ma, X.; Wei, X.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W. “Porous Organic Polymer Material Supported Palladium Nanoparticles” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, 8, 17360. Link


  • 108. Su, Z.; Huang, S.; Wang, Y.; Ling, H.; Yang, X.; Jin, Y.; Wang, X.; Zhang, W., Robust, high-barrier, and fully recyclable cellulose-based plastic replacement enabled by dynamic imine polymer. J. Mater. Chem. A, 20208, 14082-14090. Link


  • 107. Jin, Y.; Hu, Y.; Ortiz, M.; Huang, S.; Ge, Y.; Zhang, W., Confined Growth of Ordered Organic Frameworks at an Interface. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2020, 49, 4637. Link


  • 106. Zhang, J.; Lei, Z.; Luo, S.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W., Malleable and Recyclable Conductive MWCNT-Vitrimer Composite for Flexible Electronics. ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2020, 3, 4845. Link

2020_Qiu_ACS Appl. Nano Mater.

  • 105. Su, Z.; Hu, Y.; Yang, X.; Long, R.; Jin, Y.; Wang, X.; Zhang, W., Production and Closed-Loop Recycling of Biomass-based Malleable Materials. Sci. China Mater. 2020, 63, Link

2020_Wang_Sci. China Mater.

  • 104. Jack, J.; Park, E.; Maness, P.-C.; Huang, S.; Zhang, W.; Ren, Z., Selective ligand modification of cobalt porphyrins for carbon dioxide electrolysis: Generation of a renewable H2/CO feedstock for downstream catalytic hydrogenation. Inorg. Chim. Acta. 2020, 507, 119594. Link

2020_Zhang_Inorg. Chim. Acta

  • 103. Park, E.; Jack, J.; Hu, Y.; Wan, S.; Huang, S.; Jin, Y.; Maness, P.-C.; Yazdi, S.; Ren, Z.; Zhang, W., Covalent organic framework-supported platinum nanoparticles as efficient electrocatalysts for water reduction. Nanoscale 2020, 12, 2596-2602. Link


  • 102. Tao, R.; Shen, X.; Hu, Y.; Kang, K.; Zheng, Y.; Luo, S.; Yang, S.; Li, W.; Lu, S.; Jin, Y.; Qiu, L.; Zhang, W., Phosphine-Based Covalent Organic Framework for the Controlled Synthesis of Broad-Scope Ultrafine Nanoparticles. Small 2020, 1906005. Link


  • 101. Hu, Y.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W., Crystalline, Few-layer 2D Materials via Surfactant-monolayer-assisted Interfacial Synthesis. Chem. Res. Chin. Univ. 2019, 35 (6), 955-956 (highlight). Link 
  • 100. Sun, N.; Wang, C.; Wang, H.; Yang, L.; Jin, P.; Zhang, W.; Jiang, J., Multifunctional Tubular Organic Cage-Supported Ultrafine Palladium Nanoparticles for Sequential Catalysis. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 18011. Link


  • 99. Jin, Y.; Lei, Z.; Taynton, P.; Huang, S.; Zhang, W., Malleable and Recyclable Thermosets: The Next Generation of Plastics. Matter20191, 1456. Link


  • 98. Yu, L.; Zhu, C.; Sun, X.; Salter, J.; Wu, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Long, R., Rapid Fabrication of Malleable Fiber Reinforced Composites with Vitrimer Powder. ACS Applied Polymer Materials. 20191, 2535-2542 Link


  • 97. Shi, C.; Zou, Z.; Lei, Z.; Wu, X.; Liu, Z.; Lu, H.; Zhang, W.; Xiao, J., Investigating the self-healing of dynamic covalent thermoset polyimine and its nanocomposites. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2019, 86, 101005 Link
  • 96.  Zhang, Y.; Hu, Y.; Zhao, J.; Park, E.; Jin, Y.; Liu, Q.; Zhang, W., Covalent Organic Framework-Supported Fe-TiO2 Nanoparticles as Ambient-Light-Active Photocatalysts. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019, 7, 16364. Link


  • 95. Hu, Y.; Dunlap, N.; Wan, S.; Lu, S.; Huang, S.; Sellinger, I.; Ortiz, M.; Jin, Y.; Lee, S.-h.; Zhang, W., Crystalline Lithium Imidazolate Covalent Organic Frameworks with High Li-ion Conductivity. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 7518. Link  [Most highly cited publications in JACS]


  • 94. Luo, C.; Lei, Z.; Mao, Y.; Shi, X.; Zhang, W.; Yu, K. "Chemomechanics in the Moisture-induced Malleability of Polyimine-based Covalent Adaptable Networks” Macromolecules, 2018, 51, 9825-9838. Link 


  • 93. Wang, D.-G.; Li, N.; Hu, Y.; Wan, S.; Song, M.; Yu, G.; Jin, Y.; Wei, W.; Han, K.; Kuang, G.-C.; Zhang, W. "Highly Fluoro-Substituted Covalent Organic Framework and Its Application in Lithium-Sulfur Battery” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10, 42233-42240. Link


  • 92. He, X.; Lei, Z.; Zhang, W.; Yu, K. "Recyclable 3D Printing of Polyimine-based Covalent Adaptable Network Polymers” 3D Print. Addit. Manuf. 2018, Link 
  • 91. Jin, Y.; Zhang, W., “SNAr Stands Corrected” Nature Chem. 2018,10, 996-998. (News & Views).  Link
  • 90. Tan, L.-L.; Li, Y.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Yang, Y.-W., "Pillar[6]arene-based Molecular Trap with Unusual Conformation and Topology." Israel Journal of Chemistry 2018, 58, 1261–1264 Link


  • 89. Luo, C.; Shi, X.; Lei, Z.; Zhu, C.; Zhang, W.; Yu, K., "Effects of bond exchange reactions and relaxation of polymer chains on the thermomechanical behaviors of covalent adaptable network polymers." Polymer 2018, 153, 43-51 Link 


  • 88. Liu, C.; Park, E.; Jin, Y.; Liu, J.; Yu, Y.; Zhang, W.; Lei, S.; Hu, W. "Separation of Arylenevinylene Macrocycles with a Surface Confined Two-Dimensional Imine Covalent Organic Framework" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 8984 –8988  Link

2018-Angew-Shengbin Lei

  • 87. Shao, F.; Dai, W.; Zhang, Y.; Zhang, W.; Schlüter, A. D.; Zenobi, R. "Chemical Mapping of Nano-defects within 2D Covalent Monolayers by Tip-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy" ACS Nano201812, 5021–5029. Link



  • 85. Tan, L.; Zhu, Y.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Yang, Y.-W. "Highly CO2 selective pillar[n]arene-based supramolecular organic frameworks”, Supramolecular Chemistry 2018, 30, 648-654. Link (special issue on Calix2017)


  • 84. Liu, C.; Park, E.; Jin, Y.; Liu, J.; Yu, Y.; Zhang, W.; Lei, S.; Hu, W. "Surface-Confined Dynamic Covalent System Driven by Olefin Metathesis" Angew. Chem., In. Ed. 2018, 57, 1869-1873. Link


  • 83. Qiu, L.; McCaffrey, R.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Metallic Nanoparticles Using Closed-Shell Structures as Templates" (Invited Focus Review) Chem. Asian J. 2018,13, 362-372. Link

  • 82. Zhang, W.(Editor); Jin, Y. (Co-Editor) "Dynamic Covalent Chemistry: Principles, Reactions, and Applications." Weinheim:Wiley-VCH, 2017. Print. ISBN: 978-1-119-07563-9. Link

  • 81. Qiu, L.; McCaffrey, R.; Jin, Y.; Gong, Y.; Hu, Y.; Park, W.; Zhang, W. "Cage-Templated Synthesis of Highly Stable Palladium Nanoparticles and Their Catalytic Activities in Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling" Chem. Sci., 2018, 9, 676-680 . Link



  • 80. Lu, S.; Hu, Y.; Wan, S.; McCaffrey, R.; Jin, Y.; Gu, H.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Ultrafine and Highly Dispersed Metal Nanoparticles Confined in a Thioether-Containing Covalent Organic Framework and Their Catalytic Applications" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017139, 17082–17088. Link

  • 79. Zhu, C.; Xi, C.; Doro, W.; Wang, T.; Zhang, X.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Tuning Physical Properties of Malleable and Recyclable Polyimine Thermosets: The Effect of Solvent and Monomer Concentration" RSC Adv. 2017, 7, 48303-48307. Link

  • 78. Lei, X.; Jin, Y.; Sun, H.; Zhang, W. "Rehealable Imide-Imine Hybrid Polymers with Full Recyclability" J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5, 21140-21145. Link

  • 77. Whiteley, J. M.; Hafner, S.; Zhu, C.; Zhang, W.; Lee, S.-H. “Stable Lithium Deposition Using a Self-Optimizing Solid Electrolyte Composite” J. Electrochem. Soc., 2017,  164, A2962-A2966. Link

  • 76. Jin, Y.; Hu, Y.; Zhang, W. "Tesellated multiporous two-dimensional covalent organic frameworks" Nature Reviews Chemistry 2017, 1, 0056.(Cover) Link

  • 75. Ortiz, M.; Yu, C.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Poly(aryleneethynylene)s: Properties, Applications and Synthesis Through Alkyne Metathesis" Top. Curr. Chem. (Invited contribution) 2017, 375: 69.  Link.

  • 74. Singh, Z. V; Tan, L.; Cowan, M. G.; Yang, Y.; Zhang, W.; Gin, D. L.; Noble, R. D. " Pillar[5]arene/Matrimid™ materials for high-performance methane purification membranes" J. Membr. Sci. 2017, 539, 224-228. Link


  • 73. Tan, L.; Zhu, Y.; Long, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.; Yang, Y. "Pillar[n]arene-based Supramolecular Organic Frameworks with High Hydrocarbon Storage and Selectivity" Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 6409-6412. Link

  • 72. Lu, S.; Jin, Y.; Gu, H. Zhang, W. "Recent development of efficient electrocatalysts derived from porous organic polymers for oxygen reduction reaction" Sci. China Chem. (invited contribution) 2017, 60, 999-1006. Link

  • 71. Du, Y.; Yang, H.; Wan, S.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Titanium-based porous coordination polymer as a catalyst for chemical fixation of CO2" J. Mater. Chem. A 2017, 5, 9163-9168. Link 

  • 70. Ortiz, M. Cho, S.; Niklas, J.; Kim, S.; Poluektov, O. G.; Zhang, W.; Rumbles, G.; Park, J. "Through-space ultrafast photoinduced electron transfer dy-namics of a C70-encapsulated bisporphyrin covalent organic polyhedron in a low-dielectric medium" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 4286–4289. Link

  • 69. Okochi, K. D.; Monfregola, L.; Dickerson, S. M.; McCaffrey, R.; Domaille, D. W.; Yu, C.; Hafenstine, G. R.; Jin, Y.; Cha, J. N.; Kuchta, R. D.; Caruthers, M.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Small Molecule/DNA Hybrids through On-Bead Amide Coupling Approach" J. Org. Chem. 201782, 10803–10811. Link


  • 68. Yu, C.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W.* “Two-dimensional Polymer Synthesis by Dynamic Chemistry at the Air–water Interface”, Encyclopedia of Interfacial Chemistry (invited contribution), 2017, Link
  • 67. Yang, H.; Zhu, Y. Du, Y.; Tan, D.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Aromatic-Rich Hydrocarbon Porous Networks through Alkyne Metathesis" Materials Chemistry Frontiers, 2017, 1, 1369-1372. Link


  • 66. Taynton, P.; Zhu, C.; Loob, S.; Shoemaker, R.; Pritchard, J.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. " Re-healable Polyimine Thermosets: Polymer Composition and Moisture Sensitivity" Polym. Chem. 20167, 7052 - 7056. Link

  • 65. Yu, C.; Long, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Cyclic Porphyrin Trimers through Alkyne Metathesis Cyclooligomerization and Their Host−Guest Binding Study" Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 2946−2949. Link


  • 64.  Hu, X.; Yu, C.; Okochi, K.; Jin, Y.; Liu, Z.; Zhang, W. "Phenylene–Vinylene Macrocycles as Artificial Transmembrane Transporters" Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 5848 - 5851. Link

  •  63.  Du, Y.; Yang, H.; Zhu, C.; Ortiz, M.; Okochi, K. D.; Shoemaker, R.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Highly Active Multidentate Ligand-Based Alkyne Metathesis Catalysts" Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 7959-7963. Link

  • 62.  Lu, G.; Zhu, Y.; Lu, L.; Xu, K.; Wang, H.; Jin, Y.; Ren, Z. J.; liu, Z.; Zhang, W. "Iron-rich Nanoparticle Encapsulated, Nitrogen Doped Porous Carbon Materials as Efficient Cathode Electrocatalyst for Microbial Fuel Cells" J. Power Sources 2016, 315, 302–307. Link 


  • 61.  Wang, Q.; Yu, C.; Long, H.; Du, Y.; Zhang, C.; Azarnoush, S.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Dynamic Covalent Synthesis of Aryleneethynylene Cage through Alkyne Metathesis: Dimer, Tetramer, or Interlocked Complex?" Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 3370-3376. Link


  • 60.  Taynton, P.; Ni, H.; Zhu, C.; Yu, K.; Loob, S.; Jin, Y.; Qi, J.; Zhang, W. "Repairable Woven Carbon Fiber Composites with Full Recyclability Enabled by Malleable Polyimine Networks" Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 2904–2909.Link

  • 59.  Dai, W.; Shao, F.; Szczerbiński, J.; McCaffrey, R.; Zenobi, R.; Jin, Y.; Schlüter, A. D.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of a Two-Dimensional Covalent Organic Monolayer through Dynamic Imine Chemistry at the Air/Water Interface" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201655, 213-217. "Very Important Paper" (VIP).  (‡Equal contribution) Link

  • 58.  Du, Y.; Yang, H.‡; Whiteley, J. M.‡; Wan, S.; Jin, Y.; Lee, S.-H.; Zhang, W. "Ionic Covalent Organic Frameworks with Spiroborate Linkage" Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 201655, 1737-1741. Link (‡Equal contribution)

  • 57.  Zhu, Y.; Wan, S.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Desymmetrized Vertex Design for the Synthesis of Covalent Organic Frameworks with Periodically Heterogeneous Pore Structures" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015137, 13772–13775. Link

  • 56.  Lu, G.‡; Zhu, Y.‡; Xu, K.; Jin, Y.; Ren, Z. J.; Liu, Z.; Zhang, W. "Metallated Porphyrin Based Porous Organic Polymers as Efficient Electrocatalysts" Nanoscale20157, 18271-18277. Link (‡equal contribution)

  • 55.  Zhang, C.*; Yu, C.*; Long, H.; Denman, R. J.; Jin, Y. Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Phenylene Vinylene Macrocycles through Acyclic Diene Metathesis Macrocyclization and Their Aggregation Behavior" Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 16935-16940. Link (*equal contribution)

  • 54.  Whiteley, J. M.; Taynton, P.; Zhang W.; Lee, S.-H. "Ultrathin solid-state Li-ion electrolyte membrane facilitated by a self-healing polymer matrix" Adv. Mater. 2015, 27, 6922-6927. Link

  • 53.  Yang, H.; Du, Y.; Wan, S.; Trahan, G. D.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Mesoporous 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks Based on Shape-Persistent Arylene-Ethynylene Macrocycles" Chem. Sci. 2015,6, 4049-4053. Link

  • 52.  Wang, Q.; Yu, C.; long, H.; Du, Y.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Solution Phase Dynamic Assembly of Permanently Interlocked Aryleneethynylene Cages Through Alkyne Metathesis" Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 201554, 7550–7554, Link

  • 51.  Lu, G.; Yang, H.; Zhu, Y.; Huggins, M. T.; Ren, Z. J.; Liu, Z.; Zhang, W. "Synthesis of Conjugated Porous Co(II) Porphyrinylene-Ethynylene Framework Through Alkyne Metathesis and Its Catalytic Activity Study" J. Mater. Chem. A. 20153, 4954-4959. Link

  • 50.  Yu, C.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Shape-Persistent Arylene-Ethynylene Organic Hosts for Fullerenes" (invited personal account) The Chemical Record 201515, 97-106. Link

  • 49.  Yu, K.; Taynton, P.; Zhang, W.; Dunn, M. L.; Qi, H. J. "Influence of Stoichiometry on the Glass Transition and Bond Exchange Reactions in Epoxy Thermoset Polymers" RSC Advance 20144, 48682-48690. Link

  • 48.  Zhu, Y.; Zhang, W. "Reversible Tuning of Pore Size and CO2 Adsorption in Azobenzene Functionalized Porous Organic Polymers" Chem. Sci. 20145, 4957 - 4961. Link

  • 47.  Wang, Q.; Zhang, C.; Noll, B. C.; Long, H.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Tetrameric Cage with a D2h Symmetry through Alkyne Metathesis" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 126, 10663-10667. Link

  • 46.  Sun, H.; She, P.; Lu, G.; Xu, K.; Zhang, W.; Liu, Z. "Recent Advances in the Development of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes: a Versatile Vector for Drug Delivery" J. Mater. Sci. 2014, 49, 6845-6854. Link 
  • 45.  Yu, C.; Cowan, M. G.; Noble, R. D.; Zhang, W. "A Silver(I) Coordinated Phenanthroline-Based Polymer with High Ethylene/Ethane Adsorption Selectivity" Chem. Commun. 201450, 5745-5747. Link

  • 44.  Jin, Y.; Wang, Q.; Taynton, P.; Zhang, W. "Dynamic Covalent Chemistry Approaches Towards Macrocycles, Molecular Cages, and Polymers"  (invited) Acc. Chem. Res. 201447, 1575–1586. Link

  • 43.  Taynton, P.; Yu, K.; Shoemaker, R.; Jin, Y.; Qi, H. J.; Zhang, W. "Heat or Water Driven Malleability in a Highly-Recyclable Covalent Network Polymer"  Adv. Mater. 2014, 26, 3938–3942. Link, News release: Colorado Arts & Sciences magazine;CU connections

  • 42.  Yu, K.; Taynton, P.; Zhang, W.; Dunn, M. L.; Qi, H. J. "Reprocessing and Recycling of Thermoset Polymers based on Bond Exchange Reaction" RSC Advance 20144, 10108-10117. Link 

  • 41.  McCaffrey, R.; Long, H.; Jin, Y.; Sanders, A.; Park, W.; Zhang, W. "Template Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles with an Organic Molecular Cage" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014136, 1782-1785. Link  Highlighted by SYNFACTS, Link 

  • 40.  Yang, H.; Jin, Y.; Du, Y.; Zhang, W. "Application of Alkyne Metathesis in Polymer Synthesis" (invited submission for 2014 Emerging Investigators issue) J. Mater. Chem. A. 20142, 5986-5993. Link


  • 39.  Zhu, Y.*; Yang, H.*; Jin, Y.; Zhang, W. "Porous Poly(aryleneethynylene) Networks through Alkyne Metathesis" Chem. Mater. 201325, 3718-3723. Link (*equal contribution)

  • 38.  Okochi, K.; Han, G. S.; Aldridge, I.; Liu, Y.; Zhang, W. "Covalent Assembly of Hetero-Sequenced Macrocycles and Molecular Cages through Orthogonal Dynamic Covalent Chemistry (ODCC)" Org. Lett. 2013,15, 4296-4299. Link

  • 37.  Hu, K.; Yang, H.; Zhang, W.; Qin, Y. "Solution Processable Polydiacetylenes (PDAs) through Acyclic Endiyne Metathesis Polymerization" Chem. Sci. 2013, 4, 3649-3653. Link

  • 36.  Jin, Y.; Yu, C.; Denman, R. J.; Zhang, W. "Recent Advances in Dynamic Covalent Chemistry" (invited review) Chem. Soc. Rev. 201342, 6634-6654. link

  • 35.  Zhu, Y.; Long, H.; Zhang, W. " Imine-linked Porous Polymer Frameworks with High Small Gas (H2, CO2, CH4, C2H2) Uptake and CO2/N2 Selectivity" Chem. Mater. 2013,  25 (9), 1630-1635. Link

  • 34.  Yang, H.; Liu, Z.; Zhang, W. "Multidentate Triphenolsilane-Based Alkyne Metathesis Catalysts" Adv. Synth. Catal. 2013355, 885-890. Link

  • 33.  Park, W.*; Emoto, K.; Jin, Y.; Shimizu, A.; Tamma, V.; Zhang, W.* “Controlled Self-Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles Mediated by Novel Organic Molecular Cages” Opt. Mater. Express 20133, 205-215. Top downloaded article of the monthLink 

  • 32.  Jin, Y.; Zhu, Y.; Zhang, W. "Development of Organic Porous Materials through Schiff-Base Chemistry" (Invited review for the special issue on Organic Porous Materials) CrystEngComm 2013, 15 (8),1484-1499. Top ten accessed article of the month, Cover article, Link

  •  31.  Jin, Y.; Jin, A.; McCaffrey, R. M.; Long, H.; Zhang, W. "Design Strategies for Successful Construction of Shape-Persistent Covalent Organic Polyhedrons (COPs) Through Imine Condensation/Metathesis" J. Org. Chem2012, 77, 7392-7400. Link

  • 30.  Lohrman, J.; Zhang, C.; Zhang, W.; Ren, S. Q."Semiconducting Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube and Covalent Organic Polyhedron-C60 Nanohybrids for Light Harvesting"  Chem. Commun. 2012, 48 (67), 8377 - 8379. Link

  • 29.  Okochi, K. D.*; Jin, Y.*; Zhang, W. "Highly Efficient One-pot Synthesis of Hetero-sequenced Shape-Persistent Macrocycles through Orthogonal Dynamic Covalent Chemistry (ODCC)" (Invited contribution to the 'Emerging Investigators 2013' special issue) Chem. Commun. 201349, 4418-4420. (* equal contribution) Link

  • 28.  Jyothish, K.; Wang, Q.; Zhang, W."Highly Active Multidentate Alkyne Metathesis Catalysts: Ligand-activity Relationship and Their Applications in Efficient Synthesis of Porphyrin-based Aryleneethynylene Polymers" Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 354, 2073-2078. Link

  • 27.  Zhang, C.-X.; Long, H.; Zhang, W. "A C84 Selective Porphyrin Macrocycle with an Adaptable Cavity Constructed through Alkyne Metathesis" (invited contribution to the special issue on aromaticity) Chem. Commun. 2012, 48 (49), 6172 - 6174. Link

  • 26.  Jin, Y.; Voss, B. A.; McCaffrey, R.; Baggett, C. T.; Noble, R. D.; Zhang, W. "Microwave-Assisted Syntheses of Highly CO2-Selective Organic Cage Frameworks (OCFs)" Chem. Sci2012, 3, 874-877. Link

  • 25.  Zhang, C.-X.; Wang, Q.; Long, H.; Zhang, W. "A Highly C70-Selective Shape-Persistent Rectangular Prism Constructed Through One-Step Alkyne Metathesis" J. Am. Chem. Soc2011133, 20995-21001. Link

  • 24.  Jyothish, K.; Zhang, W. "Towards Highly Active and Robust Alkyne Metathesis Catalysts: Recent Developments in Catalyst Design" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201150, 8478-8480. Link


  • 23.  Jin, Y.; Voss, B. A.; Jin, A.; Long, H.; Noble, R. D.; Zhang, W. "Highly CO2-Selective Organic Molecular Cages: What Determines the CO2 Selectivity" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011133, 6650-6658. Link

  • 22.  Jyothish, K.; Zhang, W. " Introducing Podand Motif to Alkyne Metathesis Catalyst Design: A Highly Active Multidentate Mo(VI) Catalyst Resisting Alkyne Polymerization" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201150, 3435-3438.Link

  • 21.  Jin, Y.; Zhang, A.; Huang, Y.; Zhang, W. "Shape-persistent  arylenevinylene macrocycles (AVMs) preparedvia acyclic diene metathesis macrocyclization (ADMAC)"  Chem. Commun201046, 8258-8260. Link

  • 20.  Jin, Y.; Voss, B.; Noble, R. D.; Zhang, W. "A Shape-Persistent Organic Molecular Cage with High Selectivity in Adsorption of CO2 over N2" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201049, 6348-6351. Link  (Highlighted by Nature Chemistry. http://www.nature.com/nchem/reshigh/2010/0810/full/nchem.833.html; Highlighted by SYNFACTS, 201011, 1247)



Prior to CU

  • 19.  Zhang, W.; Shaikh, A. U.; Tsui, E. Y.; Swager, T. M. "Cobalt Porphyrin Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes for Oxygen Reduction" Chem. Mater. 2009, 21, 3234-3241.
  • 18.  Zhang, W.; Sprafke, J. K.; Ma, M.; Tsui, E. Y.; Sydlik, S. A.; Rutledge, G. C.; Swager, T. M. "Modular Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes and Fullerenes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 8446-8454.
  • 17.  Zhang, W.; Swager, T. M. “Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Fullerenes via a Dimethyl Acetylenedicarboxylate-4-Dimethylaminopyridine Zwitterion Approach” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007129, 7714-7715.
  • 16.  Suzuki, T.; Lu, Y.; Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S.; Mariñas, B.J. “Performance Characterization of Nanofiltration Membranes on Rejection Using Rigid Star Amphiphiles” Environ. Sci. & Technol. 200741, 6246-6252.
  • 15.  Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S. “Alkyne Metathesis: Catalysts and Synthetic Application” (review) Adv. Synth. & Catal. 2007349, 93-120. Link
  • 14.  Lu, Y.; Suzuki, T.; Zhang, W.; Mi, B.; Mariñas, B. J.; Moore, J. S. “Nanofiltration Membranes based on Rigid Star Amphiphiles” Chem. Mater. 200712, 3194-3204.
  • 13.  Naddo, T.; Che, Y.; Zhang, W.; Balakrishnan, K.; Yang, X.; Yen, M.; Zhao, J.; Moore, J. S.; Zang, L. “Detection of Explosives with a Fluorescent Nanofibril Film” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007129, 6978-6979.13
  • 12.  Zhang, W.; Lu, Y.; Moore, J. S. “Preparation of a Trisamidomolybdenum(VI) Propylidyne Complex-A Highly Active Catalyst Precursor for Alkyne Metathesis” Org. Synth200784, 163-176.
  • 11.  Zhang, W.; Cho, H.-M.; Moore, J. S “Preparation of Carbazole-Based Tetracycle via Precipitation-Driven Alkyne Metathesis” Org. Synth. 200784, 177-191.
  • 10.  Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S. “Shape-Persistent Macrocycles: Structures and Synthetic Approaches from Arylene and Ethynylene Building Blocks” (review) Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 200645, 4416-4439; Angew. Chem. 2006,118, 4524-4548.
  • 9.   Balakrishnan, K.; Datar, A.; Zhang, W.; Yang, X.; Naddo, T.; Huang, J.; Zuo, J.; Yen, M.; Moore, J. S.; Zang, L. “Nanofibril Self-Assembly of an Arylene Ethynylene Macrocycle” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006128, 6576-6577.
  • 8.   Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S. “Reaction Pathways Leading to Arylene Ethynylene Macrocycles via Alkyne Metathesis” J. Am. Chem. Soc2005127, 11863-11870.
  • 7.   Zhang, W.; Brombosz, S. M.; Mendoza, J. L.; Moore, J. S. “A High-Yield, One-Step Synthesis of o-Phenylene Ethynylene Cyclic Trimer via Precipitation-Driven Alkyne Metathesis” J. Org. Chem. 200570, 10198-10201.
  • 6.   Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S. “Arylene Ethynylene Macrocycles Prepared by Precipitation-Driven Alkyne Metathesis” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004126, 12796-12796. Link
  • 5.   Zhang, W.; Moore, J. S. “Synthesis of Poly(2,5-thienyleneethynylene)s by Alkyne Metathesis” Macromolecules200437, 3973-3975.
  • 4.   Zhang, W.; Kraft, S.; Moore, J. S. “Highly Active Trialkoxymolybdenum(VI) Alkylidyne Catalysts Synthesized by a Reductive Recycle Strategy” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004126, 329-335.
  • 3.   Zhang, W.; Kraft, S.; Moore, J. S.  “A Reductive Recycle Strategy for the Facile Synthesis of Molybdenum(VI) Alkylidyne Catalysts for Alkyne Metathesis” Chem. Commun. 2003, 832-833.
  • 2.   You, L.-C.; Lu, F.-Z.; Li, Z.-C.; Zhang, W.; Li, F.-M. “Glucose-Sensitive Aggregates Formed by Poly(ethylene oxide)-block-poly(2-glucosyloxyethyl acrylate) with Concanavalin A in Dilute Aqueous Medium” Macromolecules,200336, 1-4.
  • 1.   Fleming, M.; Fisher, P. V.; Gunawardena, G. U.; Jin, Y.; Zhang, C.; Zhang, W.; Arif, A. M.; West, F. G. “Solvent Trapping of Photochemically Generated Pyran-4-one-Derived Oxyallyls: A Convenient Cyclopentannulation Method” Synthesis 2001, 1268-1274.


  • Zhang, W.; Taynton, P. "Novel Covalently-Linked Malleable Polymers and Methods Using Same" US Patent Application (03/12/2014)
  • Zhang, W.; McCaffrey, R.; Park, W.; Emoto, K.; Jin, Y. "Methods of Preparing Novel Self-Assembling Nanocomposite Structures" U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2014, US 20140212575.
  • Zhang, W.; Jyothish, K.; Wang, Q. "Highly Active Multidentate Catalysts for Efficient Alkyne Metathesis to Prepared Disubstituted Alkynes" U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2013, US 20130261295.
  • Zhang, W.; Ren, S.; Zhang, C. "Nanohybrid Compositions Comprising Carbon Nanotubes and Covalent Organic Polyhedron-Fullerene Complexes" US Patent Application (04/21/12).
  • Zhang, W.; Zhang, C.; Wang, Q. "Preparation of Porphyrin Cages for Fullerene Separation" PCT Int. Appl. 2013, WO 2013063368.
  • Zhang, W.; Noble, R. D.; Jin, Y.; Voss, B. A. "Organic Porous Materials Comprising Shape-Persistent Three-Dimensional Molecular Cage Building Blocks, Their Preparation Method, and Their Use in Separating CO2 from N2" PCT Int. Appl. 2011, WO 2011116359.
  • Yu, M.; Zhang, W.; Falconer, J. L.; Noble, R. D. "Anode with Layered Structures for High-Efficiency Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Its Fabrication" U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2011, 25pp.
  • Swager, T. M.; Zhang, W. " Functionalization of Nanoscale Articles including Nanotubes and Fullerenes" U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2008, 19pp.
  • Zang, L.; Moore, J. S.; Naddo, T.; Zhang, W. "Fluorescent Organic Nanofibrils as Sensory Materials for Explosives Detection" U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. 2009, 48pp.