Yanhang Ma


Yanhang Ma    Associate Professor、PI
InstituteSchool of Physical Science and Technology
Research Areatransmission electron microscope (TEM), electron crystallography, zeolite
Contact Info.mayh2@@shanghaitech.edu.cn

2007-2011: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, B. S.
2011-2016: Stockholm University, Ph.D. (Supervisor: Dr. Peter Oleynikov and Prof. Osamu Terasaki)
2016.07-present: ShanghaiTech University, Assistant Professor、PI

Research Interests
1. Characterization of crystal structure and defects using TEM, SEM and electron crystallography methods (3D electron diffraction, high-resolution TEM and SEM images);
2. Synthesis, characterization and application of zeolites.
3.In-situ TEM analysis of nanomaterials and their applications.

Selected Publications

As an Independent PI

1. C. Lei#, Z. Dong#, C. Martinez, J. Martinez-Triguero, W. Chen, Q. Wu*, X. Meng, A. Parvulescu*, T. Baerdemaeker, U. Muller, A. Zheng, Y. Ma*, W. Zhang, T. Yokoi, B. Marler, D. De vos, U. Kolb, A. Corma*, F. Xiao*“Cationic Oligomer as An Organic Template for Direct Synthesis of Aluminosilicate ITH Zeolite”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2020, DOI: 10.1002/anie.202003282.

2. P. Bai#, Z. Dong#, S. Wang, X. Wang, Y. Li, Y. Wang, Y. Ma, W. Yan*, X. Zou, J. Yu* A Layered Cationic Aluminum Oxyhydroxide Emerging as a New Type of Highly Efficient and Selective Trap for Heavy Metal Oxyanions, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.,2020, DOI: 10.1002/anie.202005878.

3. G. Zhang#, Y. Fan#, J. Huang, L. Wang, C. Yang, M. Lyu, H. Liu, Y. Ma* Decoupling nucleation with crystal-growth for the syntheses of nanocrystalline zeolitesDalton Trans.2020, 49, 7258-7266.

4. T. Sun, L. Wei, Y. Ma*Y. Zhang* Unravelling Crystal Structures of Covalent Organic Frameworks by Electron Diffraction Tomography Chin. J. Chem.202038, DOI: 10.1002/cjoc.202000120.

5. J. Huang, Y. Fan, G. Zhang*, Y. Ma* Protective dissolution: generating secondary pores in zeolite by mechanochemical reaction, RSC Adv.202010, 13583.

6. Z. Dong, Y. Ma* Atomic-level handedness determination of chiral crystals using aberration-corrected scanning transmission electron microscopy , Nat. Comm.202011:1588.

7. X. Qin, S. He, J. Wu, Y. Fan, F. Wang, S. Zhang, S. Li, L. Luo, Y. Ma, Y. Lee, T. Li* Tracking and visualization of functional domains in stratified metal-organic frameworks using gold nanoparticles, ACS Cent. Sci.20206, 247-253.

8. Y. Zhang#, R. Yan#, T. Sun#, and Y. Ma*  A simple program for fast tilting electron-beam sensitive crystals to zone axesUltramicroscopy, 2020211, 112941.

9. K. Lu#, J. Huang#, L. Ren, L. Chao, Y. Guan, B. Hu, H. Xu*, J, Jiang, Y. Ma*, and P. Wu* High ethylene selectively in methanol-toolefin (MTO) reaction over MOR nanosheets, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.,  202059, 6258-6262.

10. J. Liu, Y. Zhou, Z. Xie, Y. Li, Y. Liu, J. Sun, Y. Ma*, O. Terasaki, and L. Chen* Conjugated Copper-Catecholate Framework Electrodes for Efficient Energy  Storage, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.,2020, 59(3), 1081-1086.

11. L. Jiang, P. Wang, M. Li, P. Zhang, J. Li, J. Liu, Y. Ma, H. Ren, and G. Zhu Construction of a Stable Crystalline Polyimide Porous Organic Framework for C2H2/C2H4 an CO2/N2 Separation, Chem. Eur. J2019, 25, 9045-9051.

12. S. Datta, P. Oleynikov, W. Moon, Y. Ma, A. Mayoral, H. Kim, C. Dejoie, M. Song, O. Terasaki, and K. Yoon* Removal of Sr-90 from Highly Na+ rich Liquid Nuclear Waste with a Layered Vanadosilicate, Energy Envrion. Sci., 201912, 1857-1865.

13. X. Hong, W. Chen, G. Zhang, Q. Wu*, Y. Ma*, F. Xiao* et al. Direct Synthesis of Aluminosilicate IWR Zeolite from a Strong Interaction between Zeolite Framework and Organic Template, J. Am. Chem. Soc.2019141, 18318.

14. H. Lv, L. Sun, D. Xu, Y. Ma, and B. Liu When ternary PdCuP alloys meet ultrathin nanowires: Synergic boosting of catalytic performance in ethanol electrooxidation, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental2019253, 271-277.

15. H. Xu, W. Chen, G. Zhang, P. Wei, Q. Wu*, L. Zhu, X. Meng, X. Li, J. Fei, S. Han, Q. Zhu, A. Zheng, Y. Ma*, and F. Xiao* “Ultrathin Nanosheets of Aluminosilicate FER Zeolites Synthesized in the Presence of A Sole Small Organic Ammonium”, J. Mater. Chem. A.20197, 16671.

16. T. Sun, L. Wei, Y. Chen, Y. Ma*, Y. Zhang* “Atomic-Level Characterization of Dynamics of a 3D Covalent Organic Framework by Cryo-Electron Diffraction Tomography”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019141, 10962.

17. D. Xu, H. L, H. Jin, Y. Liu, Y. Ma, M. Han, J. Bao, B. Liu “Crystalline Facet-Directed Generation Engineering of Ultrathin Platinum Nanodendrites”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett201910, 663.

18. Y. Liu, C. S. Diercks, Y. Ma, H. Lyu, C. Zhu, S. A. Alshmimri, S. Alshihri, O. M. Yaghi “3D Covalent Organic Frameworks of Interlocking 1D Square Ribbons”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018141, 677.

19. Q. Liu, Y. Song, Y. Ma, Y. Zhou, H. Cong, C. Wang, J. Wu, G. Hu, M. O’keeffe, H. Deng ”Mesoporous Cages in Chemically Robust MOFs Created by a Large Number of Vertices with Reduced Connectivity”, J. Am. Chem. Soc2019141, 488.

20. A. Mayoral, Y. Ma, O. Terasaki “Some Efforts Toward Understanding Structural Features of MOF/COF”, Israel J. Chem., 2018, 58, 1157.

21. Y. Ma, Y. Zhang, L. Han, O. Terasaki “Structure Characterization of Mesoporous Materials by Electron Microscopy”, The Enzymes201843, 11.

22. L. Jiang, Y. Tian, T. Sun, Y. Zhu, R. Hao, X. Zou, Y. Ma*, K. R. Meihaus, J. R. Long, G. Zhu* “A Crystalline Polyimide Porous Organic Framework for Selective Adsorption of Acetylene over Ethylene” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018140, 15724.

23. Y. Liu, Y. Ma, J. Yang, C. S. Diercks, N. Tamura, F. Jin, O. M. Yaghi “Molecular Weaving of Covalent Organic Frameworks for Adaptive Guest Inclusion”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 16015-16019.

24. Y. Zhang, Y. Ma*, and S. Che*, “Synthesis of Lamellar Mesostructured ZSM-48 Nanosheets”, Chem. Mater., 201830, 1839.

25. X. Shen, W. Mao, Y. Ma, H. Peng, D. Xu, P. Wu, L. Han, and S. Che, “Mesoporous MFI Zeolite with a 2D Square Structure Directed by Surfactants with an Azobenzene Tail Group”, Chem. Eur. J.201824, 8615.

26. X. Jia, L. Han, Y. Ma, and S. Che*, “Additive-Free Synthesis of Mesoporous FAU-Type Zeolite with Intergrown Structure”, Sci. China. Mater., 201861, 1095.

27. G. Feng, J. Wang, M. Boronat, Y. Li, J. Su, J. Huang, Y. Ma, and J. Yu*, “Radical-Facilitated Green Synthesis of Highly Ordered Mesoporous Silica Materials”, J. Am. Chem. Soc.2018140, 4770.

28. X. Shen#, W. Mao#Y. Ma#, D. Xu, P. Wu, O. Terasaki, L. Han*, and S. Che*, “A Hierarchical MFI Zeolite with a Two-Dimensional Square Mesostructure”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201857, 724.

29. S. K. Brand, J. E. Schnidt, M. W. Deem, F. Daeyaert, Y. Ma, O. Terasaki, M. Orazov, and M. E. Davis, “Enantiomerically Enriched, Polycrystalline Molecular Sieves”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA2017114, 5101.

30. Y. Ma, P. Oleynikov*, and O. Terasaki*, “Electron Crystallography for Determining the Handedness of A Chiral Zeolite Nanocrystal” Nat. Mater., 201716, 755.

31. Y. Zhao, L. Guo, F. Gandara, Y. Ma, Z. Liu, C. Zhu, H. Lyu, C. Trickett, E. Kapustin, O. Terasaki, and O. Yaghi A Synthetic Route for Crystals of Woven Structures, Uniform Nanocrystals, and Thin Films of Imine Covalent Organic Frameworks J. Am. Chem. Soc2017139, 37, 13166-13172.


Previous Publications

32. Y. Z. Liu#, Y. H. Ma#, Y. B. Zhao#, X. X. Sun, H. Furukawa, F. Gandara, Z. Liu, H. Y. Zhu, C. H. Zhu, K. Suenaga, P. Oleynikov, X. Zhang, O. Terasaki, O. M. Yaghi. “Weaving of organic threads into a crystalline covalent organic framework” Science, 2016, 351, 365. (#: co-first author, Science cover).

33. Q. M. Sun#, Y. H. Ma#, N. Wang, X. Li, D. Y. Xi, J. Xu, F. Deng, K. B. Yoon, P. Oleynikov, O. Terasaki, J. H. Yu. “High performance nano sheet-like silicoaluminophosphate molecular sieves: synthesis, 3D EDT structural analysis and MTO catalytic studies” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 17828. (#: co-first author).

34. D. D. Xu#, Y. H. Ma#, Z. F. Jing#, J. Ding, L. Han, B. Singh, J. Feng, Z. F. Shen, F. F. Cao, Y. M. Wang, P. Oleynikov, H. A. Sun, O. Terasaki, and S. Che, “π- π Interaction of Aromatic Groups in Amphiphilic Molecules Directing for Single Crystalline Architecture with Mesostructured Zeolite Nanosheets”, Nature Communications, 2014, 5, 4262. (#: co-first author).

35. A. Mayence, J. R. G. Navarro, Y. H. Ma, O. Terasaki, L. Bergstrom, and P. Oleynikov, “Phase Identification and Structural Solution by Three-Dimensional Electron Diffraction Tomography: Gd-Phosphate Nanorods” Inorg. Chem. 2014. 53, 5067.

36. M. Zhong, Y. H. Ma, P. Oleynikov, K. Domen, and J-J. Delaunay, “Conductive ZnO-ZnGaON nanowire-array-on-a-film photoanode for stable and efficient sunlight water splitting”, Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 1693.

37. L. Han, T. Ohsuna, Z. Liu, V. Alfredsson, T. Kjellman, S. Asahina, M. Suga, Y. H. Ma, P. Oleynikov, K. Miyasaka, A. Mayoral, I. Diaz, Y. Sakamoto, S. M. Stevens, M. W. Anderson, C. H. Xiao, N. Fujita, A. Garcia-Bennett, K. B. Yoon, S. Che, and O. Terasaki, “Structures of Silica-Based Nanoporous Materials Revealed by Microscopy”, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2014, 640, 521.

38. Y. B. Li, L. Zhang, A. Torres-Pardo, J. M. Gonzalez-Calbet, Y. H. Ma, P. Oleynikov, O. Terasaki, S. Asahina, M. Shima, D. Cha, L. Zhao, K. Takanabe, J. Kubota, and K. Domen, “Cobalt phosphate-modified barium-doped tantalum nitride nanorod photoanode with 1.5% solar energy conversion efficiency”, Nature Communications, 2013, 4, 2566.

39. Y. H. Ma, L. Han, K. Miyasaka, P. Oleynikov, S. Che*, and O. Terasaki*, “Structural Study of Hexagonal Close-packed Silica Mesoporous Crystal” Chem. Mater. 2013, 25, 2184.

40. Y. H. Ma, L. Zhou, H. Q. Zheng, L. Xing, C. G. Chen, J. H. Cui*, and S. Che*, “pH-Responsive Mitoxantrone (MX) Delivery Using Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles” J. Mater. Chem., 2011, 21, 9483.

41. Y. H. Ma, L. Xing, H. Q. Zheng, and S. Che*, Anionic-Cationic Switchable Amphoteric Mono-dispersed Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 517.