Bo Wang (Jackie)
Prof. of Chemistry and Material Science
Key Laboratory of Cluster Science,
Ministry of Education of China,
School of Chemistry, Beijing Institute of Technology
Tel: +86-68918086

1. Education Experience

2006-2008          University of California Los Angeles             Chemistry and Material Science                                     Ph.D.
2004-2006          University of Michigan                                   Material Chemistry                                                          M.S.
2000-2004          Peking University                                            Material Chemistry                                                          B.S.

2. Professional Experience

2011-Present      Beijing Institute of Technology (Beijing, China)                                                       Professor of Chemistry
2009-2011          PDI Technology (Culver City, CA)                                                                 Director of Material Research
2008-2009          BASF SE/California NanoSystem Institute (CNSI)                  Senior Research Scientist and project leader
                           (Los Angeles, CA)
2003-2004          Procter & Gamble (Beijing, China)                                                  Research Associate and Market Analyst

3. Research Interests

     Novel functional porous materials design and synthesis, energy storage, advanced battery materials, hydrogen and methane storage, gas purification, toxicants capture and sensing.

4. Achievements

     Bo Wang has published ~30 papers on Nature, Science, JACS, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., PNAS, Chem. Sci, J. Mater. Chem. A, Chem. Commun., and Sci. Rep. with a total citaion of ~2000 times.

5. Awards

2008       Award to Student Study Abroad with Outstanding Achievements
                Presented by Ministry of Education of People's Republic of China
2008       Ten Cutting-Edge Technology in Chemistry
Presented by The Royal Society of Chemistry

6. Publications

[1]    B. Wang, A. P. Côté, H. Furukawa, M. O’Keeffe and O. M. Yaghi,* Colossal Cages in Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks as Selective Carbon Dioxide Reservoirs, Nature, 2008, 453, 207–211.

[2]    Y. Chen, X. Huang, S. Zhang, S. Li, S. Cao, X. Pei, J. Zhou, X. Feng and B. Wang*, Shaping of metal-organic frameworks: from fluid to shaped bodies and robust foams, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 10810–10813. 

[3]    N. Ding, H. Li, X. Feng,* Q. Wang, S. Wang, L. Ma, J. Zhou and B. Wang* Partitioning MOF‐5 into Confined and Hydrophobic Compartments for Carbon Capture under Humid Conditions, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 10100−10103.

[4]    Y. Zhang, S. Yuan, X. Feng, H. Li, J. Zhou, B. Wang* Preparation of Nanofibrous Metal-Organic Framework Filters for Efficient Air Pollution Control, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 5785–5788.

[5]    Y. Chen, S. Li, X. Pei, J. Zhou, X. Feng, S. Zhang, Y. Cheng, H. Li, R. Han and B. Wang* A Solvent-Free Hot-Pressing Method to Prepare Metal-Organic Framework CoatingsAngew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 3419 –3423.

[6]     Q. Wang, X. Feng, S. Wang, N. Song, Y. Chen, W. Tong, Y. Han, L. Yang* and B. Wang* Metal-organic framework templated synthesis of copper azide as the primary explosive with low electrostatic sensitivity and excellent initiation ability, Adv. Mater., 2016, 2016, 28, 5837–5843.

[7]    Y. Zhang, X. Feng,* H. Li, Y. Chen, J. Zhao, S. Wang, L. Wang and B. Wang* Photoinduced Postsynthetic Polymerization of a Metal–Organic Framework toward a Flexible Stand-Alone Membrane, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 4259 –4263.

[8]    L. Wang, X. Feng, L. Ren, Q. Piao, J. Zhong, Y. Wang and B. Wang,* Flexible Solid-State Supercapacitor Based on a Metal−Organic Framework Interwoven by Electrochemically-Deposited PANI, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 4920−4923.

[9]   Y. Guo, X. Feng,* T. Han, S. Wang, Z. Lin, Y. Dong and B. Wang* Tuning luminescence of metal-organic frameworks for detecting energetic heterocyclic compounds, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 15485–15488.

[10]  L. Tan, H. Li, Y. Qiu, D. Chen, X. Wang, R. Pan, Y. Wang, S. Zhang, B. Wang* and Y. Yang*, Stimuli-Responsive Metal-Organic Frameworks Gated by Pillar[5]arene Supramolecular Switches, Chem. Sci., 2015, 6, 1640–1644.

[11]  Y. Guo, S. Gu, X. Feng,* J. Wang, H. Li, T. Han, Y. Dong, T. D. James, X. Jiang and B. Wang,* 3D Cross-Correlative Matrix Temperature Detection and Non-Invasive Thermal Mapping based on a Molecular Probe, Chem. Sci., 2014, 5, 4388–4393.

[12]  L. Tan, H. Li, Y. Tao, S. Zhang,* B. Wang* and Y. Yang,* Pillar[5]arene-Based Supramolecular Organic Frameworks for Highly Selective Carbon Dioxide Capture at Ambient Conditions, Adv. Mater. 2014, 26, 7027–7031.

[13]   J. Zhou, R. Li, X. Fan, Y. Chen, R. Han, W. Li, J. Zheng, B. Wang* and X. Li,* Rational Design of a Metal-Organic Framework Host for Sulfur Storage in Fast, Long-Cycle Li-S Batteries, Energ. Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 2715–2724.

[14] L. Wang, Y. Han, X. Feng, J. Zhou, P. Qi and B. Wang*
 Metal–organic frameworks for energy storage: Batteries and supercapacitors, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2016,307,361–381 (Review IF=12.2) 

[15]  R. Banerjee, A. Phan, B. Wang, C. Knobler, H. Furukawa, M. O’Keeffe and O. M. Yaghi,*High-Throughput Synthesis of Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks and Application to CO2 Capture, Science, 2008, 319, 939–943. 

[16]   H. Deng, C. J. Doonan, H. Furukawa, R. B. Ferreira, J. Towne, C. B. Knobler, B. Wang and O. M. Yaghi,* Multiple Functional Groups of Varying Ratios in Metal-Organic Frameworks, Science, 2010, 327, 846–850.