Faculty Profile

Shengqian Ma

Title
Professor
Department
Chemistry
College
College of Science

    

Current Scheduled Teaching*

CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2023
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Spring 2023
CHEM 5940.001, Seminar in Current Chemistry, Spring 2023 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2022
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Fall 2022
CHEM 5950.754, Master's Thesis, Fall 2022
CHEM 5620.001, Selected Topics in Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2022 Syllabus SPOT
CHEM 4900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2022
CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W1 2022
CHEM 4940.001, Chemistry Seminar, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2022
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Spring 2022
CHEM 5940.001, Seminar in Current Chemistry, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
CHEM 6950.774, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2021
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Fall 2021
CHEM 2900.704, Introduction to Chemical Research, Summer 10W 2021
CHEM 4940.001, Chemistry Seminar, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2021
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Spring 2021
CHEM 5940.001, Seminar in Current Chemistry, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
CHEM 6950.754, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2020
CHEM 6940.754, Individual Research, Fall 2020

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Published Publications

Published Intellectual Contributions

Book
Ma, S., Verma, G. (2021). Porphyrin-based Supramolecular Architectures: From Hierarchy to Functions. The Royal Society of Chemistry. 32, . The Royal Society of Chemistry. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/ebook/978-1-83916-180-3
Book Chapter
Verma, G., Ma, S. (2021). Metal-Organic Frameworks Derived From Multitopic Ligands: Structural Aspects. 1021-1054. Elsevier. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780081026885000854
Magnuson, Z., Ma, S. (2021). Heterogeneous Catalysis of Porphyrin-based MOFs. The Royal Society of Chemistry. 32, 149-165. The Royal Society of Chemistry. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/chapter/bk9781839161803-00149/978-1-83916-180-3
Wang, X., Ma, S. (2021). Biomimetic Metal–Organic Frameworks: Construction and Catalytic Performance. The Royal Society of Chemistry. 31, 370-395. The Royal Society of Chemistry. https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/chapter/bk9781788017763-00370/978-1-78801-776-3
Sun, Q., Ma, S. (2021). Wettability control of metal-organic frameworks” Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry. Elsevier. https://www.elsevier.com/books/synthetic-inorganic-chemistry/hamilton/978-0-12-818429-5
Conference Proceeding
Verma, G., Kumar, S., Niu, Z., Gao, W., Wojtas, L., Ma, S. (2019). Nanoballs featuring Lewis acidic and basic sites as efficient bifunctional catalysts for tandem deacetalization-Knovenagel reaction. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 258, .
Verma, G., Kumar, S., Carr, B., Niu, Z., Vardhan, H., Wojtas, L., Ma, S. (2019). Stable Indium-organic framework exhibiting soc topology as a versatile bifunctional catalyst for highly efficient one-pot strecker synthesis of alpha-aminonitriles. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 257, .
Editorial Material
Wang, X., Lan, P. C., Wang, S., Ma, S. (2020). Beyond confined catalysis in porous materials. Other. 7(6), 994-995.
Journal Article
Li, X., Chai, L., Ren, J., Jin, L., Wang, H., Li, Y., Ma, S. (2022). Efficient collection of perrhenate anions from water using poly(pyridinium salts) via pyrylium mediated transformation. Other. 13(2), 156-160.
Zhao, Y., Peng, Y., Shan, C., Lu, Z., Wojtas, L., Zhang, Z., Zhang, B., Feng, Y., Ma, S. (2022). Metallocorrole-based porous organic polymers as a heterogeneous catalytic nanoplatform for efficient carbon dioxide conversion. Other. 15(2), 1145-1152.
Li, X., Li, Y., Wang, H., Niu, Z., He, Y., Jin, L., Wu, M., Wang, H., Chai, L., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Shaikh, S. F., Ma, S. (2021). 3D Cationic Polymeric Network Nanotrap for Efficient Collection of Perrhenate Anion from Wastewater. Small. 17(20), .
Niu, Z., Cui, X., Pham, T., Verma, G., Lan, P. C., Shan, C., Xing, H., Forrest, K. A., Suepaul, S., Space, B., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Ma, S. (2021). A MOF-based Ultra-Strong Acetylene Nano-trap for Highly Efficient C2H2/CO2 Separation. Other. 60(10), 5283-5288.
Verma, G., Kumar, S., Vardhan, H., Ren, J., Niu, Z., Pham, T., Wojtas, L., Butikofer, S., Echeverria Garcia, Jose C.,, Chen, Y., Space, B., Ma, S. (2021). A robust soc-MOF platform exhibiting high gravimetric uptake and volumetric deliverable capacity for on-board methane storage. Other. 14(2), 512-517.
Zhang, L., Li, F., You, J., Hua, N., Wang, Q., Si, J., Chen, W., Wang, W., Wu, X., Yang, W., Yuan, D., Lu, C., Liu, Y., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Ma, S. (2021). A window-space-directed assembly strategy for the construction of supertetrahedron-based zeolitic mesoporous metal-organic frameworks with ultramicroporous apertures for selective gas adsorption. Chemical Science. 12(16), 5767-5773.
Bing, S., Xian, W., Chen, S., Song, Y., Hou, L., Liu, X., Ma, S., Sun, Q., Zhang, L. (2021). Bio-inspired construction of ion conductive pathway in covalent organic framework membranes for efficient lithium extraction. Other. 4(6), 2027-2038.
Teoman, B., Muneeswaran, Z. P., Verma, G., Chen, D., V. Brinzari, Tatiana,, Almeda-Ahmadi, A., Norambuena, J., Xu, S., Ma, S., Boyd, J. M., Armenante, P. M., Potanin, A., Pan, L., Asefa, T., Dubovoy, V. (2021). Cetylpyridinium Trichlorostannate: Synthesis, Antimicrobial Properties, and Controlled-Release Properties via Electrical Resistance Tomography. ACS Omega.
Sun, B., Han, Y., Li, S., Xu, P., Han, X., Nafady, A., Ma, S., Du, Y. (2021). Cotton cloth supported tungsten carbide/carbon nanocomposites as a Janus film for solar driven interfacial water evaporation. Other. 9(40), 23140-23148.
Zhang, P., Chen, S., Zhu, C., Hou, L., Xian, W., Zuo, X., Zhang, Q., Zhang, L., Ma, S., Sun, Q. (2021). Covalent organic framework nanofluidic membrane as a platform for highly sensitive bionic thermosensation. Nature Communications. 12(1), .
Yu, B., Zhang, L., Ye, G., Liu, Q., Li, J., Wang, X., Chen, J., Xu, S., Ma, S. (2021). De novo synthesis of bifunctional conjugated microporous polymers for synergistic coordination mediated uranium entrapment. Other. 14(3), 788-796.
Sun, M., Wang, Y., He, W., Zhong, R., Liu, Q., Xu, S., Xu, J., Han, X., Ge, X., Li, S., Lan, Y., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Ma, S. (2021). Efficient Electron Transfer from Electron-Sponge Polyoxometalate to Single-Metal Site Metal-Organic Frameworks for Highly Selective Electroreduction of Carbon Dioxide. Small. 17(20), .
Chen, C., Xiong, Y., Zhong, X., Lan, P. C., Wei, Z., Pan, H., Su, P., Song, Y., Chen, Y., Nafady, A., Sirajuddin,, Ma, S. (2021). Enhancing Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production via the Construction of Robust Multivariate Ti-MOF/COF Composites. Other.
Zhao, Z., Zheng, Y., Wang, C., Zhang, S., Song, J., Li, Y., Ma, S., Cheng, P., Zhang, Z., Chen, Y. (2021). Fabrication of Robust Covalent Organic Frameworks for Enhanced Visible-Light-Driven H-2 Evolution. ACS Catalysis. 11(4), 2098-2107.
He, Q., Fu, Y., Ge, X., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Wang, Q., Ma, S. (2021). Facile fabrication of Fe-BDC/Fe-2MI heterojunction with boosted photocatalytic activity for Cr(VI) reduction. Other. 9(5), .
Zhang, W., Nafady, A., Shan, C., Wojtas, L., Chen, Y., Cheng, Q., Zhang, X. P., Ma, S. (2021). Functional Porphyrinic Metal-Organic Framework as a New Class of Heterogeneous Halogen-Bond-Donor Catalyst. Other. 60(45), 24312-24317.
Yang, H., Liu, X., Hao, M., Xie, Y., Wang, X., Tian, H., Waterhouse, Geoffrey I. N.,, Kruger, P. E., Telfer, S. G., Ma, S. (2021). Functionalized Iron-Nitrogen-Carbon Electrocatalyst Provides a Reversible Electron Transfer Platform for Efficient Uranium Extraction from Seawater. Advanced Materials. 33(51), .
Wang, Z., Yang, Y., Zhao, Z., Zhang, P., Zhang, Y., Liu, J., Ma, S., Cheng, P., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z. (2021). Green synthesis of olefin-linked covalent organic frameworks for hydrogen fuel cell applications. Nature Communications. 12(1), .
Hou, L., Shan, C., Song, Y., Chen, S., Wojtas, L., Ma, S., Sun, Q., Zhang, L. (2021). Highly Stable Single Crystals of Three-Dimensional Porous Oligomer Frameworks Synthesized under Kinetic Conditions. Other. 60(26), 14664-14670.
Li, X., Jin, L., Huang, L., Ge, X., Deng, H., Wang, H., Li, Y., Chai, L., Ma, S. (2021). Imidazolium-based cationic polymeric nanotraps for efficient removal of Cr2O72. Other. 9(6), .
Chen, S., Zhu, C., Xian, W., Liu, X., Liu, X., Zhang, Q., Ma, S., Sun, Q. (2021). Imparting Ion Selectivity to Covalent Organic Framework Membranes Using de Novo Assembly for Blue Energy Harvesting. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 143(25), 9415-9422.
Pan, Y., Wang, X., Li, H., Ren, J., Zhang, Y., Jordahl, D., Schuster, I., Farmakes, J., Hong, H., Yang, Z., Ma, S. (2021). In situ monitoring of protein transfer into nanoscale channels. Other. 2(9), .
Verma, G., Forrest, K., Carr, B. A., Vardhan, H., Ren, J., Pham, T., Space, B., Kumar, S., Ma, S. (2021). Indium-Organic Framework with soc Topology as a Versatile Catalyst for Highly Efficient One-Pot Strecker Synthesis of alpha-aminonitriles. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 13(44), 52023-52033.
Zhu, C., Xian, W., Song, Y., Zuo, X., Wang, Y., Ma, S., Sun, Q. (2021). Manipulating Charge Density in Nanofluidic Membranes for Optimal Osmotic Energy Production Density. Advanced Functional Materials.
Ye, Y., Xian, S., Cui, H., Tan, K., Gong, L., Liang, B., Pham, T., Pandey, H., Krishna, R., Lan, P. C., Forrest, K. A., Space, B., Thonhauser, T., Li, J., Ma, S. (2021). Metal-Organic Framework Based Hydrogen-Bonding Nanotrap for Efficient Acetylene Storage and Separation. Journal of the American Chemical Society.
Duan, W., Qiao, S., Zhuo, M., Sun, J., Guo, M., Xu, F., Liu, J., Wang, T., Guo, X., Zhang, Y., Gao, J., Huang, Y., Zhang, Z., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Chen, Y. (2021). Multifunctional Platforms: Metal-Organic Frameworks for Cutaneous and Cosmetic Treatment. Other. 7(2), 450-462.
Song, Y., Zhu, C., Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Abney, C. W., Wojtas, L., Ma, S. (2021). Nanospace Decoration with Uranyl-Specific "Hooks" for Selective Uranium Extraction from Seawater with Ultrahigh Enrichment Index. Other. 7(10), 1650-1656.
Chen, C., Wei, Z., Pham, T., Lan, P. C., Zhang, L., Forrest, K. A., Chen, S., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Su, C., Ma, S. (2021). Nanospace Engineering of Metal-Organic Frameworks through Dynamic Spacer Installation of Multifunctionalities for Efficient Separation of Ethane from Ethane/Ethylene Mixtures. Other. 60(17), 9680-9685.
Chand, S., Verma, G., Pal, A., Pal, S. C., Ma, S., Das, M. C. (2021). Porous Anionic Co(II) Metal-Organic Framework, with a High Density of Amino Groups, as a Superior Luminescent Sensor for Turn-on Al(III) Detection. Other. 27(46), 11804-11810.
Zheng, J., Wahiduzzaman, M., Barpaga, D., Trump, B. A., Gutierrez, O. Y., Thallapally, P., Ma, S., McGrail, B. P., Maurin, G., Motkuri, R. K. (2021). Porous Covalent Organic Polymers for Efficient Fluorocarbon-Based Adsorption Cooling. Other. 60(33), 18037-18043.
Ren, J., Niu, Z., Ye, Y., Tsai, C., Liu, S., Liu, Q., Huang, X., Nafady, A., Ma, S. (2021). Second-Sphere Interaction Promoted Turn-On Fluorescence for Selective Sensing of Organic Amines in a Tb-III-based Macrocyclic Framework. Other. 60(44), 23705-23712.
Sun, Q., Song, Y., Aguila, B., Ivanov, A. S., Bryantsev, V. S., Ma, S. (2021). Spatial Engineering Direct Cooperativity between Binding Sites for Uranium Sequestration. Other. 8(2), .
Magnuson, Z. L., Cheng, Q., Zhang, W., Chen, Y., Wojtas, L., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Larsen, R. W., Zhang, X. P., Ma, S. (2021). Two Manganese Metalloporphyrin Frameworks Constructed from a Custom-Designed Porphyrin Ligand Exhibiting Selective Uptake of CO2 over CH4 and Catalytic Activity for CO2 Fixation. Crystal Growth & Design. 21(5), 2786-2792.
Hou, L., Xian, W., Bing, S., Song, Y., Sun, Q., Zhang, L., Ma, S. (2021). Understanding the Ion Transport Behavior across Nanofluidic Membranes in Response to the Charge Variations. Advanced Functional Materials. 31(16), .
Zhang, Y., Lan, P. C., Ma, S. (2021). y Structural visualization of ultrathin chiral porous metal-organic framework nanosheet. Other. 4(8), 2669-2671.
Zhao, Y., Dai, W., Peng, Y., Niu, Z., Sun, Q., Shan, C., Yang, H., Verma, G., Wojtas, L., Yuan, D., Zhang, Z., Dong, H., Zhang, X., Zhang, B., Feng, Y., Ma, S. (2020). A Corrole-Based Covalent Organic Framework Featuring Desymmetrized Topology. Other. 59(11), 4354-4359.
Gao, W., Ngo, H. T., Niu, Z., Zhang, W., Pan, Y., Yang, Z., Bhethanabotla, V. R., Joseph, B., Aguila, B., Ma, S. (2020). A Mixed-Metal Porphyrinic Framework Promoting Gas-Phase CO(2)Photoreduction without Organic Sacrificial Agents. ChemSusChem. 13(23), 6273-6277.
Aguila, B., Sun, Q., Cassady, H. C., Shan, C., Liang, Z., Al-Enizic, A. M., Nafadyc, A., Wright, J. T., Meulenberg, R. W., Ma, S. (2020). A Porous Organic Polymer Nanotrap for Efficient Extraction of Palladium. Other. 59(44), 19618-19622.
Zhao, Y., Wang, Z., Gao, J., Zhao, Z., Li, X., Wang, T., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z. (2020). COF-inspired fabrication of two-dimensional polyoxometalate based open frameworks for biomimetic catalysis. Nanoscale. 12(41), 21218-21224.
Yang, Y., He, X., Zhang, P., Andaloussi, Y. H., Zhang, H., Jiang, Z., Chen, Y., Ma, S., Cheng, P., Zhang, Z. (2020). Combined Intrinsic and Extrinsic Proton Conduction in Robust Covalent Organic Frameworks for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Applications. Other. 59(9), 3678-3684.
Zhang, Y., Aguila, B., Ma, S., Zhang, Q. (2020). Comparison of the use of functional porous organic polymer (POP) and natural material zeolite for nitrogen removal and recovery from source-separated urine. Other. 8(5), .
Li, Z., Qiao, X., He, G., Sun, X., Feng, D., Hu, L., Xu, H., Xu, H., Ma, S., Tian, J. (2020). Core-satellite metal-organic framework@upconversion nanoparticle superstructures via electrostatic self-assembly for efficient photodynamic theranostics. Other. 13(12), 3377-3386.
Yang, H., Wang, X., Zheng, T., Cuello, N. C., Goenaga, G., Zawodzinski, T. A., Tian, H., Wright, J. T., Meulenberg, R. W., Wang, X., Xia, Z., Ma, S. (2020). CrN-Encapsulated Hollow Cr-N-C Capsules Boosting Oxygen Reduction Catalysis in PEMFC. Other. 208-218. Chinese Chemical Society. http://dx.doi.org/10.31635/ccschem.020.202000645
Cui, X., Niu, Z., Shan, C., Yang, L., Hu, J., Wang, Q., Lan, P. C., Li, Y., Wojtas, L., Ma, S., Xing, H. (2020). Efficient separation of xylene isomers by a guest-responsive metal-organic framework with rotational anionic sites. Nature Communications. 11(1), .
Li, M., Qiao, S., Zheng, Y., Andaloussi, Y. H., Li, X., Zhang, Z., Li, A., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Chen, Y. (2020). Fabricating Covalent Organic Framework Capsules with Commodious Microenvironment for Enzymes. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 142(14), 6675-6681.
Cen Qing,, Xiao Wei,, Liu Yingqi,, Wang Qi,, Nafady, A., Ma Shengqian, (2020). Fabrication of Fe-POMs as Visible-light-active Heterogeneous Photocatalyst. Other. 36(6), 1128-1135.
Guo, X., Mao, T., Wang, Z., Cheng, P., Chen, Y., Ma, S., Zhang, Z. (2020). Fabrication of Photoresponsive Crystalline Artificial Muscles Based on PEGylated Covalent Organic Framework Membranes. Other. 6(5), 787-794.
Yang, H., Chen, X., Hu, G., Chen, W., Bradley, S. J., Zhang, W., Verma, G., Nann, T., Jiang, D., Kruger, P. E., Wang, X., Tian, H., Waterhouse, Geoffrey I. N.,, Telfer, S. G., Ma, S. (2020). Highly efficient electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution promoted by O-Mo-C interfaces of ultrafine beta-Mo2C nanostructures. Chemical Science. 11(13), 3523-3530.
An, H., Song, J., Wang, T., Xiao, N., Zhang, Z., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Huang, H., Chen, Y. (2020). Metal-Organic Framework Disintegrants: Enzyme Preparation Platforms with Boosted Activity. Other. 59(38), 16764-16769.
Wang, X., Lan, P. C., Ma, S. (2020). Metal-Organic Frameworks for Enzyme Immobilization: Beyond Host Matrix Materials. Other. 6(9), 1497-1506.
Song, Y., Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Ma, S. (2020). Optimizing the performance of porous pyridinium frameworks for carbon dioxide transformation. Catalysis Today. 356, 557-562.
Sun, H., Magnuson, Z., He, W., Zhang, W., Vardhan, H., Han, X., He, G., Ma, S. (2020). PEG@ZIF-8/PVDF Nanocomposite Membrane for Efficient Pervaporation Desulfurization via a Layer-by-Layer Technology. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 12(18), 20664-20671.
Han, Y., Sinnwell, M. A., Surbella, Robert G., III,, Xue, W., Huang, H., Zheng, J., Peng, B., Verma, G., Yang, Y., Liu, L., Ma, S., Thallapally, P. K. (2020). Postsynthetic Oxidation of the Coordination Site in a Heterometallic Metal-Organic Framework: Tuning Catalytic Behaviors. Chemistry of Materials. 32(12), 5192-5199.
Wang, S., Sun, Q., Chen, W., Tang, Y., Aguila, B., Pan, Y., Zheng, A., Yang, Z., Wojtas, L., Ma, S., Xiao, F. (2020). Programming Covalent Organic Frameworks for Photocatalysis: Investigation of Chemical and Structural Variations. Other. 2(2), 416-427.
Wang, H., Han, L., Zheng, D., Yang, M., Andaloussi, Y. H., Cheng, P., Zhang, Z., Ma, S., Zaworotko, M. J., Feng, Y., Chen, Y. (2020). Protein-Structure-Directed Metal-Organic Zeolite-like Networks as Biomacromolecule Carriers. Other. 59(15), 6263-6267.
Guo, X., Lin, E., Gao, J., Mao, T., Yan, D., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z. (2020). Rational Construction of Borromean Linked Crystalline Organic Polymers. Other.
Wang, T., Peng, Y., Lin, E., Niu, Z., Li, P., Ma, S., Zhao, P., Chen, Y., Cheng, P., Zhang, Z. (2020). Robust Bimetallic Ultramicroporous Metal-Organic Framework for Separation and Purification of Noble Gases. Inorganic Chemistry. 59(7), 4868-4873.
Song, Y., Sun, Q., Lan, P. C., Ma, S. (2020). Secondary Sphere Effects on Porous Polymeric Organocatalysts for CO2 Transformations: Subtle Modifications Resulting in Superior Performance. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 12(29), 32827-32833.
Vardhan, H., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Pan, Y., Yang, Z., Gutierrez, H. R., Han, X., Ma, S. (2020). Single-Pore versus Dual-Pore Bipyridine-Based Covalent-Organic Frameworks: An Insight into the Heterogeneous Catalytic Activity for Selective C-H Functionalization. Small.
Zhang, L., Pu, N., Yu, B., Ye, G., Chen, J., Xu, S., Ma, S. (2020). Skeleton Engineering of Homocoupled Conjugated Microporous Polymers for Highly Efficient Uranium Capture via Synergistic Coordination. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 12(3), 3688-3696.
Dubovoy, V., Desai, P., Hao, Z., Cheng, C., Verma, G., Wojtas, L., Brinzari, Tatiana, V,, Boyd, J. M., Ma, S., Asefa, T., Pan, L. (2020). Synthesis, Characterization, and Antimicrobial Investigation of a Novel Chlorhexidine Cyclamate Complex. Crystal Growth & Design. 20(8), 4991-4999.
Dubovoy, V., Nawrocki, S., Verma, G., Wojtas, L., Desai, P., Al-Tameemi, H., Brinzari, Tatiana, V,, Stranick, M., Chen, D., Xu, S., Ma, S., Boyd, J. M., Asefa, T., Pan, L. (2020). Synthesis, Characterization, and Investigation of the Antimicrobial Activity of Cetylpyridinium Tetrachlorozincate. ACS Omega. 5(18), 10359-10365.
Bai, Y., Zhang, S., Feng, S., Zhu, M., Ma, S. (2020). The first ternary Nd-MOF/GO/Fe3O4 nanocomposite exhibiting an excellent photocatalytic performance for dye degradation. Dalton Transactions. 49(31), 10745-10754.
Xu, X., Xu, L., Ao, J., Liang, Y., Li, C., Wang, Y., Huang, C., Ye, F., Li, Q., Guo, X., Li, J., Wang, H., Ma, S., Ma, H. (2020). Ultrahigh and economical uranium extraction from seawater via interconnected open-pore architecture poly(amidoxime) fiber. Other. 8(42), 22032-22044.
Niu, Z., Cui, X., Pham, T., Lan, P. C., Xing, H., Forrest, K. A., Wojtas, L., Space, B., Ma, S. (2019). A Metal-Organic Framework Based Methane Nano-trap for the Capture of Coal-Mine Methane. Other. 58(30), 10138-10141.
Feng, Y., Wang, H., Zhang, S., Zhao, Y., Gao, J., Zheng, Y., Zhao, P., Zhang, Z., Zaworotko, M. J., Cheng, P., Ma, S., Chen, Y. (2019). Antibodies@MOFs: An In Vitro Protective Coating for Preparation and Storage of Biopharmaceuticals. Advanced Materials. 31(2), .
Dong, K., Sun, Q., Tang, Y., Shan, C., Aguila, B., Wang, S., Meng, X., Ma, S., Xiao, F. (2019). Bio-inspired creation of heterogeneous reaction vessels via polymerization of supramolecular ion pair. Nature Communications. 10, .
Zhu, C., Perman, J. A., Gerald, Rex E., II,, Ma, S., Huang, J. (2019). Chemical Detection Using a Metal-Organic Framework Single Crystal Coupled to an Optical Fiber. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 11(4), 4393-4398.
Vardhan, H., Verma, G., Ramani, S., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Pan, Y., Yang, Z., Yang, H., Ma, S. (2019). Covalent Organic Framework Decorated with Vanadium as a New Platform for Prins Reaction and Sulfide Oxidation. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 11(3), 3070-3079.
Li, Y., Chen, Q., Xu, T., Xie, Z., Liu, J., Yu, X., Ma, S., Qin, T., Chen, L. (2019). De Novo Design and Facile Synthesis of 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks: A Two-in-One Strategy. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 141(35), 13822-13828.
Ren, J., Lan, P. C., Chen, M., Zhang, W., Ma, S. (2019). Heterogenization of Trinuclear Palladium Complex into an Anionic Metal-Organic Framework through Postsynthetic Cation Exchange. Organometallics. 38(18), 3460-3465.
Guo, F., Yang, H., Liu, L., Han, Y., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Kruger, P. E., Telfer, S. G., Ma, S. (2019). Hollow capsules of doped carbon incorporating metal@metal sulfide and metal@metal oxide core-shell nanoparticles derived from metal-organic framework composites for efficient oxygen electrocatalysis. Other. 7(8), 3624-3631.
Yuan, Y., Li, J., Sun, X., Li, G., Liu, Y., Verma, G., Ma, S. (2019). Indium-Organic Frameworks Based on Dual Secondary Building Units Featuring Halogen-Decorated Channels for Highly Effective CO2 Fixation. Chemistry of Materials. 31(3), 1084-1091.
Vardhan, H., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Khandker, K., El-Sagher, H. M., Verma, G., Acevedo-Duncan, M., Alotaibi, T. M., Ma, S. (2019). Investigation of the Anticancer Activity of Coordination-Driven Self-AssembledTwo-Dimensional Ruthenium Metalla-Rectangle. Molecules. 24(12), .
Vardhan, H., Pan, Y., Yang, Z., Verma, G., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Alotaibi, T. M., Almaghrabi, O. A., Ma, S. (2019). Iridium complex immobilization on covalent organic framework for effective C-H borylation. Other. 7(10), .
Sun, Q., Pan, Y., Wang, X., Li, H., Farmakes, J., Aguila, B., Yang, Z., Ma, S. (2019). Mapping out the Degree of Freedom of Hosted Enzymes in Confined Spatial Environments. Other. 5(12), 3184-3195.
Yu, B., Ye, G., Chen, J., Ma, S. (2019). Membrane-supported 1D MOF hollow superstructure array prepared by polydopamine-regulated contra-diffusion synthesis for uranium entrapment. Environmental Pollution. 253, 39-48.
Stackhouse, C., Ren, J., Shan, C., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Ubaidullah, M., Niu, Z., Ma, S. (2019). Microporous Cyclen-Based Octacarboxylate Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework Exhibiting Selective Gas Adsorption. Crystal Growth & Design. 19(11), 6377-6380.
Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Ma, S. (2019). Opportunities of Porous Organic Polymers for Radionuclide Sequestration. Other. 1(3), 292-303.
Sun, Q., Zhu, L., Aguila, B., Thallapally, P. K., Xu, C., Chen, J., Wang, S., Rogers, D., Ma, S. (2019). Optimizing radionuclide sequestration in anion nanotraps with record pertechnetate sorption. Nature Communications. 10, .
Wang, Z., Yu, Q., Huang, Y., An, H., Zhao, Y., Feng, Y., Li, X., Shi, X., Liang, J., Pan, F., Cheng, P., Chen, Y., Ma, S., Zhang, Z. (2019). PolyCOFs: A New Class of Freestanding Responsive Covalent Organic Framework Membranes with High Mechanical Performance. Other. 5(8), 1352-1359.
Wang, X., Niu, Z., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Wu, Y., Aguila, B., Verma, G., Wojtas, L., Chen, Y., Li, Z., Ma, S. (2019). Pore environment engineering in metal-organic frameworks for efficient ethane/ethylene separation. Other. 7(22), 13585-13590.
Zhang, W., Dynes, J. J., Hu, Y., Jiang, P., Ma, S. (2019). Porous metal-metalloporphyrin gel as catalytic binding pocket for highly efficient synergistic catalysis. Nature Communications. 10, .
Niu, Z., Zhang, W., Lan, P. C., Aguila, B., Ma, S. (2019). Promoting Frustrated Lewis Pairs for Heterogeneous Chemoselective Hydrogenation via the Tailored Pore Environment within Metal-Organic Frameworks. Other. 58(22), 7420-7424.
Sun, Q., Tang, Y., Aguila, B., Wang, S., Xiao, F., Thallapally, P. K., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Ma, S. (2019). Reaction Environment Modification in Covalent Organic Frameworks for Catalytic Performance Enhancement. Other. 58(26), 8670-8675.
Zhao, Y., Qi, S., Niu, Z., Peng, Y., Shan, C., Verma, G., Wojtas, L., Zhang, Z., Zhang, B., Feng, Y., Chen, Y., Ma, S. (2019). Robust Corrole-Based Metal-Organic Frameworks with Rare 9-Connected Zr/Hf-Oxo Clusters. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 141(36), 14443-14450.
Ivanov, A. S., Parker, B. F., Zhang, Z., Aguila, B., Sun, Q., Ma, S., Jansone-Popova, S., Arnold, J., Mayes, R. T., Dai, S., Bryantsev, V. S., Rao, L., Popovs, I. (2019). Siderophore-inspired chelator hijacks uranium from aqueous medium. Nature Communications. 10, .
Niu, Z., Wang, L., Fang, S., Lan, P. C., Aguila, B., Perman, J., Ma, J., Cheng, P., Li, X., Ma, S. (2019). Solvent-assisted coordination driven assembly of a supramolecular architecture featuring two types of connectivity from discrete nanocages. Chemical Science. 10(27), 6661-6665.
Li, X., Wang, Z., Sun, J., Gao, J., Zhao, Y., Cheng, P., Aguila, B., Ma, S., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z. (2019). Squaramide-decorated covalent organic framework as a new platform for biomimetic hydrogen-bonding organocatalysis. Chemical Communications. 55(38), 5423-5426.
Yang, H., Chen, X., Chen, W., Wang, C., Cuello, N. C., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Waterhouse, Geoffrey I. N.,, Goenaga, G. A., Zawodzinski, T. A., Kruger, P. E., Clements, J. E., Zhang, J., Tian, H., Telfer, S. G., Ma, S. (2019). Tunable Synthesis of Hollow Metal-Nitrogen-Carbon Capsules for Efficient Oxygen Reduction Catalysis in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells. ACS Nano. 13(7), 8087-8098.
Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Lan, P. C., Ma, S. (2019). Tuning Pore Heterogeneity in Covalent Organic Frameworks for Enhanced Enzyme Accessibility and Resistance against Denaturants. Advanced Materials. 31(19), .
Vardhan, H., Hou, L., Yee, E., Nafady, A., Al-Abdrabalnabi, M. A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Pan, Y., Yang, Z., Ma, S. (2019). Vanadium Docked Covalent-Organic Frameworks: An Effective Heterogeneous Catalyst for Modified Mannich-Type Reaction. Other. 7(5), 4878-4888.
Review
Wang, Q., Yang, G., Fu, Y., Li, N., Hao, D., Ma, S. (2022). Nanospace Engineering of Metal-Organic Frameworks for Heterogeneous Catalysis. Other. 8(1), .
Verma, G., Mehta, R., Kumar, S., Ma, S. (2021). Metal-Organic Frameworks as a New Platform for Enantioselective Separations. Israel Journal of Chemistry.
Verma, G., Ren, J., Kumar, S., Ma, S. (2021). New Paradigms in Porous Framework Materials for Acetylene Storage and Separation. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2021(44), 4498-4507.
Song, Y., Lan, P. C., Martin, K., Ma, S. (2021). Rational design of bifunctional conjugated microporous polymers. Other. 3(17), 4891-4906.
Wang, Z., Zhang, S., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z., Ma, S. (2020). Covalent organic frameworks for separation applications. Other. 49(3), 708-735.
Zhang, P., Wang, S., Ma, S., Xiao, F., Sun, Q. (2020). Exploration of advanced porous organic polymers as a platform for biomimetic catalysis and molecular recognition. Chemical Communications. 56(73), 10631-10641.
Wang, Q., Gao, Q., Al-Enizi, A. M., Nafady, A., Ma, S. (2020). Recent advances in MOF-based photocatalysis: environmental remediation under visible light. Other. 7(2), 300-339.
Verma, G., Butikofer, S., Kumar, S., Ma, S. (2020). Regulation of the Degree of Interpenetration in Metal-Organic Frameworks. Other. 378(1), .
Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Song, Y., Ma, S. (2020). Tailored Porous Organic Polymers for Task-Specific Water Purification. Accounts of Chemical Research. 53(4), 812-821.
An, H., Li, M., Ga, J., Zhang, Z., Ma, S., Chen, Y. (2019). Incorporation of biomolecules in Metal-Organic Frameworks for advanced applications. Coordination Chemistry Reviews. 384, 90-106.
Song, Y., Sun, Q., Aguila, B., Ma, S. (2019). Opportunities of Covalent Organic Frameworks for Advanced Applications. Other. 6(2), .
Yu, Q., Aguila, B., Gao, J., Xu, P., Chen, Q., Yan, J., Xing, D., Chen, Y., Cheng, P., Zhang, Z., Ma, S. (2019). Photomechanical Organic Crystals as Smart Materials for Advanced Applications. Other. 25(22), 5611-5622.
Vardhan, H., Nafady, A., Al-Enizi, A. M., Ma, S. (2019). Pore surface engineering of covalent organic frameworks: structural diversity and applications. Nanoscale. 11(45), 21679-21708.

Awarded Grants

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Ma, S. (Co-Principal), Space, B. (Principal), "Uniting Theory and Experiment to Deliver Flexible MOFs for Superior Methane (NG) Storage," Sponsored by DOE-EERE, Federal, $1000000 Funded. (January 1, 2020July 31, 2024).
Ma, S. (Principal), "Metal-Organic Frameworks Containing Frustrated Lewis Pairs for Hydrogen Storage at Ambient Temperature," Sponsored by DOE/EERE, Federal, $850000 Funded. (January 1, 2020June 30, 2024).
Ma, S. (Co-Principal), Xu, T. (Principal), "Scalable Integration of CO2 Capture and Electrocatalytic Conversion to Organic Liquids," Sponsored by DOE/EERE, Federal, $2468588 Funded. (April 1, 2021March 31, 2024).
Ma, S. (Co-Principal), Kain, W. (Principal), "A Combined Water and CO2 Direct Air Capture System," Sponsored by DOE/NETL, Federal, $3172000 Funded. (October 25, 2020September 30, 2023).
Ma, S. (Co-Principal), Ponomareva, I. (Principal), "Unveiling intrinsic functionality of two-dimensional organic-inorganic ferroelectrics for energy storing/converting devices: integrated computational-experimental approach," Sponsored by NSF, Federal, $449992 Funded. (September 15, 2020August 31, 2023).
Ma, S., "Functional Porous Organic Polymers as Advanced Decontamination Materials for Water Purification," Sponsored by NSF, Federal, $329947 Funded. (August 1, 2017January 31, 2022).
Sponsored Research
Ma, S., "Crystallographic studies on co-crystals," Sponsored by Colgate, Inc., Private, $70000 Funded. (September 1, 2020August 31, 2023).
Ma, S., "Development of Advanced Functional Porous Organic Polymers for Moisture Swing Sorption of CO2," Sponsored by Avnos, Inc., Private, $290229 Funded. (August 1, 2021January 31, 2023).
Ma, S., "Scientific Cooperation with King Saud University on Advanced Porous Materials Research," Sponsored by King Saud University, Other, $57000 Funded. (September 1, 2020December 31, 2022).
Ma, S., "Proton Exchange Membrane and Cathode Catalyst Improvements for Fuel Cell Applications," Sponsored by MPower Innovation, Inc., Private, $300000 Funded. (September 1, 2020August 31, 2022).
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