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Dr. Hao (Heather) Li

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Degrees: B.S. Chemistry, Wuhan University; Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry, Texas A&M University
Program/Department: Biology & Chemistry

Research Interests/Publications:
Research Interests: porous crystalline materials, metal-organic frameworks, gas adsorption, gas separation, adsorptive removal of pollutants
Selected Publications:
  • Li, H.; Wang, K.; Hu, Z.; Chen, Y.-P.; Verdegaal, W.; Zhao, D.; Zhou, H.-C., Harnessing Solvent Effects to Integrate Alkylamine into Metal-Organic Frameworks for Exceptionally High CO2 Uptake, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2019, 7, 7867-7874, DOI 10.1039/C8TA11300A.
  • Li, H.; Li, L.; Lin, R.-B.; Zhou, W.; Zhang, Z.; Xiang, S.; Chen, B., Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Gas Storage and Separation: Status and Challenges, EnergyChem, 2019, 1, 100006, DOI 10.1016/j.enchem.2019.100006.
  • Li, H.; Li, L.; Lin, R.-B.; Ramirez, G.; Zhou, W.; Krishna, R.; Zhang, Z.; Xiang, S.; Chen, B., Microporous Metal-Organic Framework with Dual Functionalities for Efficient Separation of Acetylene from Light Hydrocarbon Mixtures, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2019, 7 (5), 4897-4902, DOI 10.1021/acssuschemeng.8b05480.
  • Li, H.; Cosio, M.; Wang, K.; Burtner, W.; Zhou, H.-C., Design and Construction of Chemically Stable Metal-Organic Frameworks (2018), in Elaboration and Applications of Metal-Organic Frameworks, 1-35, DOI 10.1142/9789813226739_0001.
  • Li, H.; Wang, K.; Sun, Y.; Lollar, C. T.; Li, J.; Zhou, H.-C., Recent Advances in Gas Storage and Separation Using Metal-Organic Frameworks, Materials Today, 2017, 21 (2), 108-121, DOI 10.1016/j.mattod.2017.07.006.
  • Li, H.; Wang, K.; Feng, D.; Chen, Y.-P.; Verdegaal, W.; Zhou, H.-C., Incorporation of Alkylamine into Metal-Organic Frameworks through a Brønsted Acid-Base Reaction for CO2 Capture, ChemSusChem, 2016, 9 (19), 2832-2840, DOI 10.1002/cssc.201600768.
  • Li, L.; Lin, R.-B.; Krishna, R.; Li, H.; Xiang, S.; Wu, H.; Li, J.; Zhou, W.; Chen, B., Ethane/ethylene Separation in a Metal-Organic Framework with Iron-Peroxo Sites, Science, 2018, 362 (6413), 443-446, DOI 10.1126/science.aat0586.

Contact Info

425F Lappin Hall
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.