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Yanfeng Yue, PhD

yanfeng yueAssistant Professor
Chemistry
yyue [at] desu.edu
302.857.6532

Education

PhD.:  Peking University, 2008
M.S.: Qufu Normal University, 2004
B.S.: Jining College, 1998

Research Interests

  • Nanoporous polymer sorbents for organic pollutant adsorption.
  • Mesoporous adsorbents for heavy metal ion adsorption.
  • High surface area microporous carbon fiber based supercapacitors.

Brief, Non-technical Description of Research

Functional nanoporous materials and their applications in catalysis, energy storage and environmental remediation

Selected Recent Publications

  1. Congying Xu, Junyu Lin, Dan Yan, Zhiyong Guo, Douglas J. Austin Jr, Hongbing Zhan, Atavia Kent, and Yanfeng Yue, “Pd Nanoclusters Supported by Amine-Functionalized Covalent Organic Frameworks for Benzyl Alcohol Oxidation”, ACS Appl. Nano Mater., DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.0c00884.
  2. Changsheng Shan, Xi Feng, JingxuanYang, XuYang, Hong-Yu Guan, Monica Argueta, Xing-Long Wu, Dao-Sheng Liu, Douglas J. Austin, Ping Nie, and Yanfeng Yue, “Hierarchical Porous Carbon Pellicles: Electrospinning Synthesis and Applications as Anodes for Sodium-Ion Batteries with an Outstanding Performance”, Carbon, 2020, 157, 308.
  3. Ming Jin, Xuefeng Qian, Junkuo Gao, Jihua Chen, Dale K. Hensley, Hoi Chun Ho, Rebecca J. Percoco, Christopher M. Ritzi, and Yanfeng Yue, “Solvent-free synthesis of CuO/HKUST-1 composite and its photocatalytic application”, Inorg. Chem., 2019, 58, 8332.
  4. Hong-Yu Guan, Robert J. LeBlanc, Shu-Ya Xie, and Yanfeng Yue, “Recent Progress in the Syntheses of  Mesoporous Metal–Organic Framework Materials”, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2018, 369, 76.

Recent Courses Taught

Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Structural Inorganic Chemistry