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Our publications can be found among a broad range of the world’s most prestigious chemistry and materials journals. Total publications include 185 peer-reviewed papers with over 20,000 citations and 11 patents (one licensed and another optioned).

 

 


Recent Publications

    2016
  1. Pore Chemistry and Size Control in Hybrid Porous Materials for Acetylene Capture from Ethylene
    Cui, X.; Chen, K.; Xing, H.; Yang, Q.; Krishna, R.; Bao, Z.; Wu, H.; Zhou, W.; Dong, X.; Han, Y.; Li, B.; Ren, Q.; Zaworotko, M.J; Chen, B., Science, 2016, 353, 141.
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  2. UTSA-74: A MOF-74 Isomer with Two Accessible Binding Sites per Metal Center for Highly Selective Gas Separation
    Luo, F.; Yan, C.; Dang, L.; Krishna, R.; Zhou, W.; Wu, H.; Dong, X.; Han, Y.; Hu, T.-L.; O’Keeffe, M.; Wang, L.; Luo, M.; Lin, R.-B.; Chen, B., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 5678–5684.
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  3. Emerging Multifunctional Metal–Organic Framework Materials
    Li, B.; Wen, H.-M.; Cui, Y. J.; Zhou, W.; Qian, G.D.; Chen, B., Adv. Mater., 2016, early view. (invited review)
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  4. A Microporous Diaminotriazine-Decorated Porphyrin-Based Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework: Permanent Porosity and Proton Conduction
    Yang, W.; Yang, F.; Hu, T.-L.; King, S.C.; Wang, H.; Wu, H.; Zhou, W.; Li, J.-R.; Arman, H. D.; Chen, B., Cryst. Growth Des., 2016, 16, in press.
  5. Potential of Microporous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Separation of Hydrocarbon Mixtures
    Bao, Z.; Chang, G.; Xing, H.; Krishna, R.; Ren, Q.; Chen, B., Energy Environ. Sci. 2016, 9, in press.
  6. Incorporation of N-methyl-D-glucamine Functionalized Oligomer into MIL-101(Cr) for Highly Efficient Removal of Boric Acid from Water
    Wang, J.; Bao, Z.; Xing, H.; Su, B.; Zhang, Z.; Yang, Q.; Yang, Y.; Ren, Q.; Chen, B., Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, in press.
  7. A Porous Zirconium-Based Metal-Organic Framework with the Potential for the Separation of Butene Isomers
    Liu, H.; He, Y.; Jiao, J.; Bai, D.; Chen, D.-L.; Krishna, R.; Chen, B., Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, in press.
  8. Common Weaving Patterns in 2D and 3D Metal-Organic Frameworks
    Hyde, S.; Chen, B; O’Keeffe, M., CrystEngComm., 2016, in press.
  9. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Lewis Basic Nitrogen Sites for High C2H2 Storage and Significantly Enhanced C2H2/CO2 Separation at Ambient Conditions Wen, H.-M.; Wang, H.; Li, B.; Cui, Y.; Wang, H.; Qian, G.; Chen, B., Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55, 7214–7218.
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  10. A Flexible Metal–Organic Framework with Double Interpenetration for Highly Selective CO2 Capture
    Li, B.; Chen, B., Science China Chemistry, 2016, 59, 965-969.
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  11. Coordination Polymers/MOFs: Structures, Properties and Applications
    Batten, S.R.; Chen, B.; Vittal, J.J., ChemPlusChem, 2016, 81, 669-670.
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  12. Finely Tuning MOFs Towards High Performance in C2H2 Storage: Synthesis and Properties of a New MOF-505 Analogue with an Inserted Amide Functional Group
    Zhang, M.; Li, B.; Li, Y.; Wang, Q.; Zhang, W.; Chen, B.; Li, S.; Pan, Y.; You, X.; Bai, J., Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 7241-7244.
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  13. A Three-Dimensional Tetraphenylíethene-Based Metal–Organic Framework for Selective Gas Separation and Luminescence Sensing of Metal Ions
    Yang, W.; Chang, G.; Wang, H.; Hu, T.-L.; Yao, Z.; Alfooty, K.; Xiang, S.; Chen, B., Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016.
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  14. A Terbium-Organic Framework Material for Highly Sensitive Sensing of Fe3+ in Aqueous and Biological Systems: Experimental Studies and Theoretical Analysis
    ML Han, GW Xu, DS Li, LM Azofra, J Zhao, B Chen, C Sun, ChemistrySelect, 2016, 1 (13), 3555-3561.
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  15. Extraordinary Separation of Acetylene-Containing Mixtures with Microporous Metal–Organic Frameworks with Open O Donor Sites and Tunable Robustness through Control of the Helical Chain Secondary Building Units
    Yao, Z.; Zhang, Z.; Liu, L.; Li, Z.; Zhou, W.; Zhao, Y.; Han, Y.; Chen, B.; Krishna, R.; Xiang, S., Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, 5676–5683.
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  16. A Fluorinated Metal–Organic Framework for High Methane Storage at Room Temperature
    Chang, G.; Wen, H.; Li, B.; Zhou, W.; Wang, H.; Alfooty, K.; Bao, Z.; Chen, B., Cryst. Growth Des., 2016, 16, 3395–3399.
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  17. A Twofold Interpenetrated Metal–Organic Framework with High Performance in Selective Separation of C2H2/CH4
    Alduhaish, O.; Wang, H.; Li, B.; Arman, H. D; Hu, T.-L.; Alfooty, K.; Chen, B., ChemPlusChem, 2016.
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  18. A Threefold Interpenetrated Pillared-Layer Metal-Organic Framework for Selective Separation of C2H2/CH4 and CO2/CH4
    Alduhaish, O.; Wang, H.; Li, B.; Arman, H. D; Nesterov, V.; Alfooty, K.; Chen, B., ChemPlusChem, 2016.
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  19. Emerging Functional Chiral Microporous Materials: Synthetic Strategies and Enantioselective Separations
    Xue, M.; Li, B.; Qiu, S.; Chen, B., Mater. Today, 2016.
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  20. Control of Interpenetration in a Microporous Metal–Organic Framework for Significantly Enhanced C2H2/CO2 Separation at Room Temperature
    Chang, G.; Li, B.; Wang, H.; Hu, T.; Bao, Z.; Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 3494-3496.
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  21. High Acetylene/Ethylene Separation in a Microporous Zinc(II) Metal–Organic Framework with Low Binding Energy
    Wen, H.; Li, B.; Wang, H.; Krishna, R. and Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 1166-1169.
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  22. Metal-Organic Frameworks as Platforms as Multifunctional Materials
    Cui, Y.; Li, B.; He, H.; Zhou, W.; Chen, B. and Qian, Q., Acc. Chem. Res., 2016, 49, 483.
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  23. Polarized Three-Photon Pumped Laser in Single MOF Microcrystal
    He, H.; Ma, E.; Cui, Y.; Yu, J.; Yang, Y.; Song, T.; Wu, C.-D.; Chen, X.; Chen, B. and Qian, Q., Nature Communications, 2016, 7, 11087.
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  24. 2015
  25. A Metal–Organic Framework with Immobilized Ag(I) for Highly Efficient Desulfurization of Liquid Fuels
    Huang, M.; Chang, G.; Su, Y.; Xing, H.; Zhang, Z.; Yang, Y.; Ren, Q.; Bao, Z. and Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 12205-12207.
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  26. Mixed-Metal-Organic Framework with Effective Lewis Acidic Sites for Sulfur Confinement in High-Performance Lithium-Sulfur Batteries
    Wang, Z.; Wang, B.; Yang, Y.; Cui, Y.; Wang, Z.; Chen, B. and Qian, Q., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 20999.
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  27. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Polarized Trifluoromethyl Groups for High Methane Storage
    Chang, G.; Li, B.; Wang, H.; Bao, Z.; Yildirim, T.; Yao, Z.; Xiang, S.; Zhou W. and Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 14789-14792.
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  28. Recent Developments in Metal–Metalloporphyrin Frameworks
    Guo, Z. and Chen, B., Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 14574-14583.
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  29. A Flexible Microporous Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Gas Sorption and Separation
    Wang, H.; Li, B.; Wu, H.; Hu, T.; Yao, Z.; Zhou W. and Chen, B., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 9963−9970.
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  30. Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks with Lewis Basic Nitrogen Sites for High-Capacity Methane Storage
    Li, B.; Wen, H.; Wang, H.; Wu, H.; Yildirim, T.; Zhou W. and Chen, B., Energy Environ. Sci. 2015, 8, 2504-2511.
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  31. Microporous Metal-Organic Framework with Dual Functionalities for Highly Efficient Removal of Acetylene from Ethylene/Acetylene Mixtures
    Hu, T.; Wang, H.; Li, B.; Krishna, R.; Wu, H.; Zhou, W.; Zhao, Y.; Han, Y.; Wang, X.; Zhu, W.; Yao, Z.; Xiang, S. and Chen, B., Nature Commun. 2015, 6, 7328.
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  32. A Porous Zr-Cluster-Based Cationic Metal-Organic Framework for Highly Efficient Cr2O72- Removal in Water
    Zhang, Q.; Yu, J.; Cai, J.; Zhang, L.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G., Chem. Commun. 2015, 51.
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  33. A Noninterpenetrated Metal−Organic Framework Built from an Enlarged Tetracarboxylic Acid for Small Hydrocarbon Separation
    Cai, J.; Yu, J.; Wang, H.; Duan, X.; Zhang, Q.; Wu, C.; Cui, Y.; Yu, Y.; Wang, Z.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. Cryst. Growth & Des., 2015, 15, 4071–4074.
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  34. Syntheses and Crystal Structures of Three 1 Metal-Organic Frameworks Constructed from a C3-Symmetrical Tricarboxylic Acid
    Alfooty, K.; He, Y.; Fronczek, F. and Chen, B., Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie, 2015, 641, 1571–1574.
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  35. An Amino-Decorated NbO-Type Metal-Organic Framework for High C2H2 Storage and Selective CO2 Capture
    Cai, J.; Wang, H.; Wang, H.; Duan, X.; Wang, Z.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. RSC Adv., 2015. [revision requested]
  36. Multifunctional Lanthanide Coordination Polymers
    Li, B.; Wen, H.; Cui, Y.; Qian, G. and Chen, B., Prog. Polym. Sci. 2015.
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  37. A Flexible Zinc Tetrazolate Framework Exhibiting Breathing Behaviour on Xenon Adsorption and Selective Adsorption of Xenon Over Other Noble Gases
    Xiong, S.; Liu, Q.; Wang, Q.; Li, W.; Tang, Y.; Wang X.; Hu, S. and Chen, B., J. Mater. Chem. A. 2015, 3, 10747.
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  38. A Flexible Metal-Organic Framework: Guest Molecules Controlled Dynamic Gas Adsorption
    Yue, Y.; Rabone, J.; Liu, H.; Mahurin, S.; Li, M.; Wang, H.; Lu, Z.; Chen, B.; Wang, J.; Fang, Y. and Dai, S. J. Phys. Chem. C. 2015, 119, 9442.
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  39. Novel Microporous Metal-Organic Framework Exhibiting High Acetylene and Methane Storage Capacities
    Duan, X.; Wu, C.; Xiang, S.; Zhou, W.; Yildirim, T.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 4377.
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  40. Two-Photon Responsive Metal-Organic Framework
    Yu, J.; Cui, Y.; Wu, C.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 4026.
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  41. A Ketone Functionalized Luminescent Terbium Metal–Organic Framework for Sensing of Small Molecules
    Guo, Z.; Song, X.; Lei, H.; Wang, H.; Su, S.; Xu, H.; Qian, G.; Zhang, H. and Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 376.
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  42. A Metal-Organic Framework as a Highly Efficient and Reusable Catalyst for the Solvent-Free 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition of Organic Azides to Alkynes
    Li, P.; Regati, S.; Huang, H.; Arman, H. D.; Zhao, J. C.-G and Chen, B., Inorg. Chem. Front. 2015, 2, 42.
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  43. A Microporous Metal-Organic Framework with Rare lvt Topology for Highly Selective C2H2/C2H4 Separation at Room Temperature
    Wen, H.; Li, B.; Wang, H.; Wu, C.; Alfooty, K.; Krishna, R. and Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5610.
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  44. A Microporous Porphyrin-Based Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Gas Separation
    Yang, W.; Li, B.; Wang, H.; Alduhaish, O.; Alfooty, K.; Zayed, M.; Li, P.; Arman, H. and Chen, B., Cryst. Growth & Des., 2015, 15, 2000.
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  45. A Rod-Packing Microporous Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Highly Selective Separation of C2H2/CO2 at Room Temperature
    Li, P.; He, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Weng, L.; Wang, H.; Krishna. R.; Wu, H.; Zhou, W.; O'Keeffe, M.; Han, Y. and Chen, B., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 574.
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  46. A Three-Dimensional Microporous Metal-Metalloporphyrin Framework
    Guo, Z.; Yan, D.; Wang, H.; Tesfagaber, D.; Li, X.; Chen, Y.; Huang, W. and Chen, B., Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 200.
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  47. Cr2O3@TiO2 Yolk/Shell Octahedrons Derived from a Metal-Organic Framework for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries
    Wang, B; Wang, Z; Cui, Y; Yang, Y; Wang, Z; Chen, B.; Qian, G. Micropor. and Mesopor. Mat. 2015, 203, 86.
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  48. Dual-Emitting MOF ∋ Dye Composite for Ratiometric Temperature Sensing
    Cui, Y.; Song, R.; Yu, J.; Liu, M.; Wang, Z.; Wu, C.; Yang, Y.; Wang, Z.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. Adv. Mater. 2015, 27, 1420.
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  49. Immobilization of Ag(I) into a Metal-Organic Framework with -SO3H Sites for Highly Selective Olefin-Paraffin Separation at Room Temperature
    Chang, G.; Huang, M.; Su, Y.; Xing, H.; Su, B.; Zhang, Z.; Yang, Q.; Yang, Y.; Ren, Q.; Bao, Z. and Chen, B. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 2859.
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  50. Metal-Organic Frameworks for Luminescence Thermometry
    Cui, Y.; Zhu, F.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7420.
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  51. Solvent Dependent Structures of Melamine: Porous or Nonporous?
    Li, P.; Arman, H.; Wang, H.; Weng, L.; Alfooty, K.; Angawi, R. F. and Chen, B. Cryst. Growth & Des., 2015, 15, 1871.
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  52. A Sulfonate-Based Cu(I) Metal-Organic Framework as a Highly Efficient and Reusable Catalyst for the Synthesis of Propargylamines under Solvent-Free Conditions
    Li, P.; Regati, S.; Huang, H.; Arman, H.D.; Chen, B. and Zhao, J. C.–G., Chinese Chem. Lett. 2015, 26, 6.
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  53. 2014
  54. A Two Dimensional Microporous Metal-Organic Framework for Selective Gas Separation
    Alawisi, H.; Li, B.; Alfooty, K.; Wu, L.; Xiang, S.; Wang, H.; Chen, B. Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 106.
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  55. A New MOF-5 Homologue for Selective Separation of Methane from C2 Hydrocarbons at Room Temperature
    He, Y.; Song, C.; Ling, Y.; Wu, C.; Krishna, R. and Chen, B.; APL Mat. 2014, 2, 124102.
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  56. A NbO Type Microporous Metal–Organic Framework Constructed from a Naphthalene Derived Ligand for CH4 and C2H2 Storage at Room Temperature
    Cai, J.; Lin, Y.; Yu, J.; Wu, C.; Chen, L.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G.; RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 49457.
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  57. A New Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Open Metal Sites and Exposed Carboxylic Acid Groups for Selective Separation of CO2/CH4 and C2H2/CH4
    Duan, X.; Song, R.; Yu, J.; Wang, H.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Chen, B.; and Qian, G.; RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 36419.
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  58. Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks for Gas Storage and Separation: What, How, and Why?
    Li B., Wen H.-M., Zhou W. and Chen, B.; J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2014, 5, 3468. [invited perspective]
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  59. A Copper-Based Metal–Organic Framework Constructed from a New Tetracarboxylic Acid for Selective Gas Separation
    Yan, D.; Chen, B.; Duan, Q. Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2014, 49, 34.
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  60. A Porous Metal–Organic Framework with –COOH Groups for Highly Efficient Pollutant Removal
    Zhang, Q.; Yu, J.; Cai, J.; Song, R.; Cui, Y.;, Yang, Y.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 14455.
    abstract
  61. Highly Selective Sieving of Small Gas Molecules by Using an Ultra-Microporous Metal–Organic Framework Membrane
    Kang, Z.; Xue, M.; Fan, L.; Huang, L.; Guo, L.; Wei, G.; Chen, B. and Qiu, S.; Energy Environ. Sci. 2014, 7, 4053.
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  62. A Microporous Six-Fold Interpenetrated Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Highly Selective Separation of C2H4/C2H6
    Li P.; He Y.; Arman, H. D.; Krishna R.; Wang, H.; Weng, L. and Chen, B. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 13081.
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  63. A New Tetrazolate Zeolite-Like Framework for Highly Selective CO2/CH4 and CO2/N2 Separation
    Xiong, S.; Gong, Y.; Wang, H.; Wang, H.; Liu, Q.; Gu, M.; Wang, X.; Chen, B. and Wang Z.; Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 12101.
    abstract
  64. Enhanced CO2 Sorption and Selectivity by Functionalization of a NbO-type Metal–Organic Framework with Polarized Benzothiadiazole Moieties
    Song, C.; He, Y.; Li, B.; Ling, Y.; Wang, H.; Feng, Y.; Krishna, R. and Chen, B. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 12105.
    abstract
  65. A Porous Metal-Organic Framework with Dynamic Pyrimidine Groups Exhibiting Record High Methane Storage Working Capacity
    Li, B.; Wen, H.-M.; Wang, H.; Wu, H.; Tyagi, M.; Yildirim, T.; Zhou, W.; Chen, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 6207.
    abstract
  66. Highly Selective Separation of Small Hydrocarbons and Carbon Dioxide in a Metal–Organic Framework with Open Copper(II) Coordination Sites
    Duan, X.; He, Y.; Cui, Y.; Yang, Y.; Krishna, R.; Chen, B. and Qian, G. RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 23058.
    abstract
  67. A Homochiral Microporous Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Highly Enantioselective Separation of Secondary Alcohols
    Li, P.; He, Y.; Guang, J; Weng, L.; Zhao, J. C.-G.; Xiang, S; Chen, B.; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 547.
    abstract
  68. A Porous Metal–Organic Framework with an Elongated Anthracene Derivative Exhibiting a High Working Capacity for the Storage of Methane
    Wen, H.-M.; Li, B.; Yuan, D.; Wang, H.; Yildirim, T.; Zhou, W. and Chen, B.; J. Mater. Chem. A 2014, 2, 11516.
    abstract
  69. Microporous Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from a New Tetracarboxylic Acid for Selective Gas Separation
    Alawisi, H.; Li, B.; He, Y.; Arman, H. D.; Asiri, A. M.; Wang, H., and Chen, B. Crystal Growth & Design. 2014, 14, 2522.
    abstract
  70. Porous Anatase TiO2 Constructed from a Metal–Organic Framework for Advanced Lithium-Ion Battery Anodes
    Wang, Z.; Li, X.; Xu, H.; Yang, Y.; Cui, Y.; Pan, H.; Wang, Z.; Chen, B.; Qian, G.; J. Mater. Chem. A 2014, 2, 12571.
    abstract
  71. Highly Dispersed β-NiS Nanoparticles in Porous Carbon Matrices by a Template Metal–Organic Framework Method for Lithium-Ion Cathode
    Wang Z.; Li X.; Yang Y.; Cui, Y.; Pan, H.; Wang, Z., Chen, B. and Qian, G.; J. Mater. Chem. A 2014, 2, 7912.
    abstract
  72. Two Structurally Different Praseodymium-Organic Frameworks with Permanent Porosity
    Alduhaish, O.; Li, B.; Nesterov, V.; Arman, H. D.; Alfooty, K.; Asiri, A. M.; Wang, H.; and Chen, B. Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2014, 45, 89.
    abstract
  73. Solvent Dependent Structures of Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Frameworks of 2,6-Diaminopurine
    Peng Li, Osamah Alduhaish, Hadi D. Arman, Hailong Wang, Khalid Alfooty, Chen, B., Cryst. Growth & Des., 2014, 14, 3634.
    abstract
  74. Methane Storage in Metal–Organic Frameworks
    He, Y.; Zhou, W.; Qian, G.; Chen, B.; Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43, 5657. [invited review]
    abstract
  75. Multifunctional Metal–Organic Frameworks Constructed from meta-Benzenedicarboxylate Units
    He, Y.; Li, B.; O’Keeffe, M.; Chen, B.; Chem. Soc. Rev. 2014, 43, 5618. [invited review]
    abstract
  76. Perspective of Microporous Metal–Organic Frameworks for CO2 Capture and Separation
    Zhang, Z.; Yao, Z.; Xiang, S.; Chen, B.; Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 2868. [invited review]
    abstract
  77. Microporous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Gas Separation
    Li, B.; Wang, H.; Chen, B.; Chem.-An Asian J. 2014, 9, 1474. [invited highlight]
    abstract
  78. A Stable Microporous Mixed-Metal Metal–Organic Framework with Highly Active Cu2+ Sites for Efficient Cross-Dehydrogenative Coupling Reactions
    Yang, X.-L.; Zou, C.; He, Y.; Zhao, M.; Chen, B.*; Xiang, S.; O’Keeffe, M.; Wu, C.-D.; Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 1447.
    abstract
  79. A Highly Porous NbO Type Metal–Organic Framework Constructed from an Expanded Tetracarboxylate
    Cai, J.; Rao, X.; He, Y.; Yu, J; Wu, C.; Zhou, W.; Yildirim, T.; Chen, B.; Qian, G.; Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 1552.
    abstract
  80. Lanthanide Metal-Organic Frameworks for Luminescent Sensing and Light-Emitting Applications
    Cui, Y.; Chen, B.; Qian, G.; Chem. Rev. 2014, 273–274, 76. [invited review]
    abstract
  81. A New Metal–Organic Framework with Potential for Adsorptive Separation of Methane from Carbon Dioxide, Acetylene, Ethylene, and Ethane Established by Simulated Breakthrough Experiments
    X Duan, Q Zhang, J Cai, Y Yang, Y Cui, Y He, C Wu, R Krishna, B Chen, G Qian, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Feb 2014, 2, 2628.
    abstract
  82. 2013
  83. A Highly Sensitive Mixed Lanthanide Metal–Organic Framework Self-Calibrated Luminescent Thermometer
    Rao, Xingtang; Song, Tao; Gao, Junkuo; Cui, Yuanjing; Yang, Yu; Wu, Chuande; Chen, Banglin; Qian, Guodong, J. Am. Chem. Soc. Sep 2013, 135, 15559.
    abstract
  84. Confinement of Pyridinium Hemicyanine Dye within an Anionic Metal-Organic Framework for Two-Photon-Pumped Lasing
    Jiancan Yu, Yuanjing Cui, Hui Xu, Yu Yang, Zhiyu Wang, Banglin Chen, Guodong Qian, Nature Commun. Oct 2013, 4, 2719.
    abstract
  85. A Metal-Organic Framework with Open Metal Sites for Enhanced Confinement of Sulfur and Lithium-Sulfur Battery of Long Cycling Life
    Wang, Ziqi; Li, Xiang; Cui, Yuanjing; Yang, Yu; Pan, Hongge; Wang, Zhiyu; Wu, Chuande; Chen, Banglin; Qian, Guodong, Crystal Growth & Design, Oct 2013, 13, 5116.
    abstract
  86. Metastable Interwoven Mesoporous Metal–Organic Frameworks
    He, Yabing; Guo, Zhiyong; Xiang, Shengchang; Zhang, Zhangjing; Zhou, Wei; Fronczek, Frank; Parkin, Sean; Hyde, Stephen; O'Keeffe, Michael; Chen, Banglin, Inorg. Chem. Sep 2013, 52, 11580.
    abstract
  87. Expanded Organic Building Units for the Construction of Highly Porous Metal–Organic Frameworks
    Guo-Qiang Kong, Zhi-Da Han, Yabing He, Sha Ou, Wei Zhou, Taner Yildirim, Rajamani Krishna, Chao Zou, Banglin Chen, Chuan-De Wu, Chem. Eur. J. Sep 2013, 19, 14886.
    abstract
  88. Enantioselective Ring-Opening of meso-Epoxide by Aromatic Amines Catalyzed by a Homochiral Metal-Organic Framework
    Sridhar Regati, Yabing He, Muralidhara Thimmaiah, Peng Li, Shengchang Xiang, Banglin Chen and John Cong-Gui Zhao, Chem. Commun., Aug 2013, 49, 9836.
    abstract
  89. A Mesoporous Lanthanide–Organic Framework Constructed from a Dendritic Hexacarboxylate with Cages of 2.4 nm
    Yabing He, Hiroyasu Furukawa, Chuande Wu, Michael O'Keeffe and Chen, Banglin, CrystEngComm, Jul 2013, 15, 9328.
    abstract
  90. Metal–Organic Frameworks Capable of Healing at Low Temperatures
    Ziguang Chen, Gonghua Wang, Zhanping Xu, Hui Li, Alexandre Dhôtel, Xiao Cheng Zeng, Banglin Chen, Jean-Marc Saiter and Li Tan, Adv. Mater., Aug 2013, 25, 6106.
    abstract
  91. Highly Efficient C-H Oxidative Activation by a Porous MnIII–Porphyrin Metal–Organic Framework under Mild Conditions
    Xie, Ming-Hua; Yang, Xiu-Li; He, Yabing; Zhang, Jian; Chen, Banglin; Wu, Chuan-De, Chem. Eur. J. Sep 2013, 19, 14316.
    abstract
  92. A Series of Metal–Organic Frameworks with High Methane Uptake and an Empirical Equation for Predicting Methane Storage Capacity
    Yabing He, Wei Zhou, Taner Yildirim and Banglin Chen, Energy Environ. Sci., Jul 2013, 6, 2735-2744.
    abstract
  93. A Cationic Microporous Metal–Organic Framework for Highly Selective Separation of Small Hydrocarbons at Room Temperature
    Hui Xu, Jianfeng Cai, Shengchang Xiang, Zhangjing Zhang, Chuande Wu, Xiangtang Rao, Yuanjing Cui, Yu Yang, Rajamani Krishna, Banglin Chen and Guodong Qian, J. Mater. Chem. A, Jun 2013, 1, 9916-9921.
    abstract
  94. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Both Open Metal and Lewis Basic Pyridyl Sites for High C2H2 and CH4 Storage at Room Temperature
    Rao, Xingtang; Cai, Jianfeng; Yu, Jiancan; He, Yabing; Wu, Chuande; Zhou, Wei; Yildirim, Taner; Chen, Banglin; Qian, Guodong, Chemical Communications, May 2013, 49, 6719-6721.
    abstract
  95. Low-Energy Regeneration and High Productivity in a Lanthanide–Hexacarboxylate Framework for High-Pressure CO2–CH4–H2 Separation
    He, Yabing; Furukawa, Hiroyasu; Wu, Chuande; O'Keeffe, Michael; Krishna, Rajamani; Chen, Banglin, Chemical Communications, Jun 2013, 49, 6773-6775.
    abstract
  96. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Lewis Basic Pyridyl Sites for Selective Gas Separation of C2H2/CH4 and CO2/CH4 at Room Temperature
    Chen, Guohui; Zhang, Zhangjing; Xiang, Shengchang; Chen, Banglin, CrystEngComm, Mar 2013, 15, 5232-5235.
    abstract
  97. Metal–Organic Framework with Functional Amide Groups for Highly Selective Gas Separation
    Xiong, Shunshun; He, Yabing; Krishna, Rajamani; Chen, Banglin; Wang, Zhiyong, Crystal Growth & Design, Apr 2013, 13, 2670-2674.
    abstract
  98. A Doubly Interpenetrated Metal–Organic Framework with Open Metal Sites and Suitable Pore Sizes for Highly Selective Separation of Small Hydrocarbons at Room Temperature
    Cai, Jianfeng; Yu, Jiancan; Xu, Hui; He, Yabing; Duan, Xing; Cui, Yuanjing; Wu, Chuande; Chen, Banglin; Qian, Guodong, Crystal Growth & Design, Mar 2013, 13, 2094-2097.
    abstract
  99. A Photoluminescent Microporous Metal Organic Anionic Framework for Nitroaromatic Explosive Sensing
    Xue, Yun-Shan; He, Yabing; Zhou, Lian; Chen, Fei-Jian; Xu, Yan; Du, Hong-Bin; You, Xiao-Zeng; Chen, Banglin, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Jan 2013, 1, 4525-4530.
    abstract
  100. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework of a Rare Sty Topology for High CH4 Storage at Room Temperature
    Xing Duan, Jiancan Yu, Jianfeng Cai, Yabing He, Chuande Wu, Wei Zhou, Taner Yildirim, Zhangjing Zhang, Shengchang Xiang, Michael O'Keeffe, Banglin Chen, Guodong Qian, Chem. Commun., Jan 2013, 49, 2043-2045.
    abstract
  101. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework Assembled from an Aromatic Tetracarboxylate for H2 Purification
    Yabing He, Shengchang Xiang, Zhangjing Zhang, Shunshun Xiong, Chuande Wu, Wei Zhou, Taner Yildirim, Rajamani Krishna and Banglin Chen, J. Mater. Chem. A, Feb 2013, 1, 2543-2551.
    abstract
  102. A Microporous Metal–Organic Framework with Both Open Metal and Lewis Basic Pyridyl Sites for Highly Selective C2H2/CH4 and C2H2/CO2 Gas Separation at Room Temperature
    Hui Xu, Yabing He, Zhangjing Zhang, Shengchang Xiang, Jianfeng Cai, Yuanjing Cui, Yu Yang, Guodong Qian, Banglin Chen, J. Mater. Chem. A, Jan 2013, 1, 77-81.
    abstract
  103. 2012
  104. Second-Order Nonlinear Optical Activity Induced by Ordered Dipolar Chromophores Confined in the Pores of an Anionic Metal-Organic Framework
    J. Yu, Y. Cui, C.-D. Wu, Y. Yang, Z. Wang, M. O’Keeffe, B. Chen, G. Qian, Angew. Chem.Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 10542.
    abstract
  105. Origin of Long-Range Ferromagnetic Ordering in Metal-Organic Frameworks with Antiferromagnetic Dimeric-Cu(II) Building Units
    L. Shen, S.-W. Yang, S. Xiang, T. Liu, B. Zhao, M.-F. Ng, J. Gottlicher, J. Yi, S. Li, L. Wang, J. Ding, B. Chen, S.-H. Wei, Y.P. Feng, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 17286.
    abstract
  106. Microporous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Storage and Separation of Small Hydrocarbons
    Y. He, W. Zhou, R. Krishna and B. Chen, Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 10856.
    abstract
  107. Metal-Organic Frameworks with Potential for Energy-Efficient Adsorptive Separation of Light Hydrocarbons
    Y. He, R. Krishna and B. Chen, Energy Environ. Sci., 2012, 5, 9107.
    abstract
  108. Microporous Metal-Organic Framework with Potential for Carbon Dioxide Capture at Ambient Conditions
    S. Xiang, Y. He, Z. Zhang, H. Wu, W. Zhou, R. Krishna and B. Chen, Nat. Commun. 2012, 3, 954.
    abstract
  109. A Microporous Lanthanide-Tricarboxylate Framework with the Potential for Purification of Natural Gas
    Y. He, S. Xiang, Z. Zhang, S. Xiong, F.R. Fronczek, R. Krishna, M. O’Keeffee and B. Chen, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 10856.
    abstract
  110. A Luminescent Nanoscale Metal-Organic Framework with Controllable Morphologies for Spore Detection
    H. Xu, X. Rao, J. Gao, J. Yu, Z. Wang, Z. Dou, Y. Cui, Y. Yang, B. Chen, G. Qian, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 7377.
    abstract
  111. Multi-Component Synthesis of 2-amino-6-(alkyllthio)pyridine-3,5-dicarbonitriles Using Zn(II) and Cd(II) Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) under Solvent-Free Conditions
    M. Thimmaiah, P. Li, S. Regati, B. Chen, J. C.-G. Zhao, Tetrahedron Letters, 2012, 53, 4870.
    abstract
  112. Three Novel Isomeric Zinc Metal-Organic Frameworks from a Tetracarboxylate Linker
    Y.-X. Hu, H.-B. Ma, B. Zheng, W.-W. Zhang, S. Xiang, L. Zhai, L.-F. Wang, B. Chen, X.-M. Ren, J. Bai, Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 7066.
    abstract
  113. A Robust Doubly Interpenetrated Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from a Novel Aromatic Tricarboxylate for Highly Selective Separation of Small Hydrocarbons
    Y. He, Z. Zhang, S. Xiang, F.R. Franczek, R. Krishna, B. Chen, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 6493.
    abstract
  114. Porous Metalloporphyrinic Frameworks Constructed from Metal 5,10,15,20-Tetrakis(3,5-biscarboxylphenyl)porphyrin for Highly Efficient and Selective Catalytic Oxidation of Alkylbenzenes
    X.-L. Yang, M.-H. Xie, C. Zou, Y. He, B. Chen, M. O'Keeffe, C.-D. Wu, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 10638.
    abstract
  115. A Robust Microporous Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from a Flexible Organic Linker for Acetylene Storage at Ambient Temperature
    Y.-S. Xue, Y. He, S.-B. Ren, Y. Yue, L. Zhou, Y.-Z. Li, H.-B. Du, X.-Z. You, and B. Chen, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 10195.
    abstract
  116. A Robust Microporous Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from a Flexible Organic Linker for Highly Selective Sorption of Methanol over Ethanol and Water
    Q. Huang, J. Cai, Y. He, B. Chen, G. Qian, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 10352.
    abstract
  117. Interplay of Metalloligand and Organic Ligand to Tune Micropores within Isostructural Mixed-Metal Organic Frameworks (M'MOFs) for Their Highly Selective Separation of Chiral and Achiral Small Molecules
    M. C. Das, Q. Guo, Y. He, J. Kim, C.-G. Zhao, K. Hong, S. Xiang, Z. Zhang, K. M. Thomas, R. Krishna, B. Chen, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 8703.
    abstract
  118. Triple Framework Interpenetration and Immobilization of Open Metal Sites within a Microporous Mixed Metal-Organic Framework for Highly Selective Gas Adsorption
    Z. Zhang, S. Xiang, M.C. Das, H.D. Arman, M. Garcia, J.U. Mondal, K.M. Thomas, B. Chen, Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 4947.
    abstract
  119. A Luminescent Mixed-Lanthanide Metal-Organic Framework Thermometer
    Y. Cui, H. Xu, Y. Yue, Z. Guo, J. Yu, Z. Chen, J. Gao, Y. Yang, G. Qian, B. Chen, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 3979.
    abstract
  120. Modeling Adsorption Equilibria of Xylene Isomers in a Microporous Metal-Organic Framework
    P.S. Barcia, M.P.M. Nicolau, J.M. Gallegos, B. Chen, A.E. Rodrigues, J.A.C. Silva, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 2012, 155, 220.
    abstract
  121. High Separation Capacity and Selectivity of C2 Hydrocarbons over Methane within a Microporous Metal-Organic Framework at Room Temperature
    Y. He, Z. Zhang, S. Xiang, H. Wu, F.R. Franczek, W. Zhou, R. Krishna, M. O’Keeffe and B. Chen, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 1901.
    abstract
  122. Color Tunable and White Light Emitting Tb3+ and Eu3+ Doped Lanthanide Metal-Organic Framework Materials
    X. Rao, Q. Huang, X. Yang, Y. Cui, Y. Yang, C. Wu, B. Chen, G. Qian, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 3210.
    abstract
  123. Luminescent Functional Metal-Organic Frameworks
    Y. Cui, Y. Yue, G. Qian, B. Chen, Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 1126 (invited review).
    abstract
  124. A Microporous Metal-Organic Framework for Highly Selective Separation of Acetylene, Ethylene, and Ethane from Methane at Room Temperature
    Y. He, Z. Zhang, S. Xiang, F.R. Fronczek, R. Krishna, B. Chen, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 613.
    abstract
  125. 2011
  126. Functional Mixed-Metal-Organic Frameworks with Metallo-Ligands
    M. C. Das, S. Xiang, Z. Zhang, B. Chen, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 10510 (Minireview).
    abstract
  127. Hydrogen-Bonding 2D Metal-Organic Solids as Highly Robust and Efficient Heterogeneous Green Catalysts for Biginelli Reaction
    P. Li, S. Regati, R.J. Butcher, H.D. Arman, Z. Chen, S. Xiang, B. Chen, C.-G. Zhao, Tetrahedron Letters, 2011, 52, 6220.
    abstract
  128. A Microporous Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Highly Selective C2H2/C2H4 Separation at Ambient Temperature
    Y. He, S. Xiang, B. Chen, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 14570.
    abstract
  129. A Zn4O-Containing Doubly Interpenetrated Porous Metal Organic Framework for Photocatalytic Decomposition of Methyl Orange
    M.C. Das, H. Xu, Z. Wang, G. Srinivas, W. Zhou, Y. Yue, V.N. Nesterov, G. Qian, B. Chen, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 11715.
    abstract
  130. Microporous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Acetylene Storage and Separation
    Z. Zhang, S. Xiang, B. Chen, CrystEngComm, 2011, 13, 5983 (invited highlight).
    abstract
  131. A New Approach to Construct a Doubly Interpenetrated Microporous Metal-Organic Framework of Primitive Cubic Net for Highly Selective Sorption of Small Hydrocarbon Molecules
    M.C. Das, H. Xu, S. Xiang, Z. Zhang, H.D. Arman, G. Qian, B. Chen, Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 7817.
    abstract
  132. Rationally Tuned Micropores within Enantiopure Metal-Organic Frameworks for Highly Selective Separation of Acetylene and Ethylene
    S. Xiang, Z. Zhang, C.-G. Zhao, K. Hong, X. Zhao, D.-R. Ding, M.-H. Xie, C.-D. Wu, M.C. Das, R. Gill, K.M. Thomas, B. Chen, Nature. Commun. 2011, 2, 204.
    abstract
  133. A Metal-Organic Framework with Optimized Open Metal Sites and Pore Spaces for High Methane Storage at Room Temperature
    Z. Guo, H. Wu, S. Gadipelli, T. Liao, Y. Zhou, S. Xiang, Z. Chen, Y. Yang, W. Zhou, M. O’Keeffe, B. Chen, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 3178.
    abstract
  134. A Robust Near Infrared Luminescent Ytterbium Metal-Organic Framework for Sensing of Small Molecules
    Z. Guo, H. Xu, S. Su, J. Cai, S. Dang, S. Xiang, G. Qian, H. Zhang, M. O’Keeffe, B. Chen, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 5551.
    abstract
  135. A Luminescent Nanoscale Metal-Organic Framework for Sensing of Nitroaromatic Explosives
    H. Xu, F. Liu, Y. Cui, B. Chen, G. Qian, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 3153.
    abstract
  136. Significantly Enhanced CO2/CH4 Separation Selectivity within a 3D Prototype Metal-Organic Framework Functionalized with OH Groups on Pore Surfaces at Room Temperature
    Z. Chen, S. Xiang, H.D. Arman, P. Li, D. Zhao, B. Chen, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2011, 2227.
    abstract
  137. Three-Dimensional Pillar-Layered Copper(II) Metal-Organic Framework with Immobilized Functional OH Groups on Pore Surfaces for Highly Selective CO2/CH4 and C2H2/CH4 Gas Sorption at Room Temperature
    Z. Chen, S. Xiang, H.D. Arman, J.U. Mondal, P. Li, D. Zhao, B. Chen, Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50, 3442.
    abstract
  138. 2010
  139. A Rod Packing Microporous Metal-Organic Framework with Open Metal Sites for Selective Guest Sorption and Sensing of Nitrobenzene
    Zhang, Z.; Xiang, S.; Rao, X.; Zheng, Q.; Fronczek, F. R.; Guodong Qian, G.; Chen, B. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 7205.
    abstract
  140. A Robust Highly Interpenetrated Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from Pentanuclear Clusters for Selective Sorption of Gas Molecules
    Zhang, Z.; Xiang, S.; Chen, Y.-S.; Ma, S.; Lee, Y.; Phely-Bobin, T.; Chen, B., Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 8444.
    abstract
  141. A Microporous Luminescent Metal-Organic Framework for Highly Selective and Sensitive Sensing of Cu2+ in Aqueous Solution
    Xiao, Y.; Cui, Y.; Zheng, Q.; Xiang, S.; Qian, G.; Chen, B., Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 5503.
    abstract
  142. Open Metal Sites within Isostructural Metal-Organic Frameworks for Differential Recognition of Acetylene and Extraordinarily High Acetylene Storage at Room Temperature
    Xiang, S.; Zhou, W.; Zhang, Z.; Green, M.A.; Liu, Y.; Chen, B. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 4615.
    abstract
  143. A Microporous Metal-Organic with Immobilized –OH Functional Groups within the Pore Surfaces for Selective Gas Sorption
    Chen, Z.; Xiang, S.; Arman, H. D.; Li, P.; Zhao, D.; Chen, B. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 3745.
    abstract
  144. Metal-Organic Frameworks with Functional Pores for Recognition of Small Molecules
    Chen, B.; Xiang, S.; Qian, G., Acc. Chem. Res, 2010, 43, 1115.
    abstract
  145. A New Multidentate Hexacarboxylic Acid for the Construction of Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks of Diverse Structures and Porosities
    Chen, Z.; Xiang, S.; Liao, T.; Yang, Y.; Chen, Y.; Zhou, Y.; Zhao, D.; Chen, B. Crystal Growth & Design, 2010, 10, 2775.
    abstract
  146. A Rare Uninodal 9-Connected Metal-Organic Framework with Permanent Porosity
    Zhang, Z.; Xiang, S.; Zheng, Q.; Rao, X.; Mondal, J.U.; Arman, H.D.; Qian, G.; Chen, B. Crystal Growth & Design, 2010, 10, 2372.
    abstract
  147. Selective Gas Adsorption within a Five-Connected Porous Metal-Organic Framework
    Xue, M.; Zhang, Z.-J.; Xiang, S.; Jin, Z.; Liang, C.; Zhu, G.-S.; Qiu, S.-L.; Chen, B., J. Mater. Chem., 2010, 20, 3984.
    abstract

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