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2008.6Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Zhengzhou University, Henan, China. (Advised by Dr. Honglei Lian)
2011.9 ~ 2012.9Exchange PhD student of Surface Science, Department of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, U. S. A. (Advised by Prof. Richard Osgood)
2014.6Doctor of Chemical Engineering (Industrial Catalysis), Research Institute of Industrial Catalysis, East China University of Science & Technology, Shanghai, China. (Advised by Prof. Yun Guo)
2015. 1Postdoctoral Researcher of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada. (Advised by Prof. Hua Song)
2016. 1- Present Postdoctoral Research Associate of Department of Physics, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA. (Advised by Prof. Jingyue Liu)
2019. 3 Professor, Chemical and Material EngiJiangnan University
2017 Outstanding Reviewer of Nano Energy
2011 State Scholarship for PhD Studies at Columbia University (USA), China Scholarship Council
2009 Study Scholarship for Graduate Student, East China University of Science & Technology
Publication & Proceedings:
1)Yang Lou, Honglu Wu, Jingyue Liu. Nanocarbon-edge-anchored high-density Pt atoms for 3-nitrostyrene hydrogenation: strong metal-carbon interaction.iScience, 2019, 3, 190-198.
2)Yang Lou, Jia Xu, Honglu Wu, Jingyue Liu. Hollow carbon anchored highly dispersed Pd species for selective hydrogenation of 3-nitrostyrene: metal-carbon interaction.Chemical Communications, 2018, 54, 13248-13251. (IF= 6.290)
3)Jian Ma+,Yang Lou+, Yafeng Cai, Zhenyang Zhao, Li Wang, Wangcheng Zhan, Yanglong Guo, Yun Guo. The relationship between chemical state of Pd species and catalytic activity of methane combustion on Pd/CeO2.Catalysis Science & Technology, 2018, 8, 2567-2577. (Co-first author) (IF= 5.365)
4)Yang Lou, Peng He, Lulu Zhao, Hua Song. Olefin Upgrading over Ir/ZSM-5 catalysts under methane environment.Applied Catalysis B: Environmental,2017, 201, 278-289. (IF= 11.698)
5)Yang Lou, Jingyue Liu. A highly active Pt-Fe/γ-Al2O3catalyst for preferential oxidation of CO in the excess of H2in wide operation window.Chemical Communications,2017,53, 9020-9023.(IF= 6.290)
6)Yang Lou, Jingyue Liu. CO oxidation on metal oxide supported single Pt atoms: The role of the support.Industrial Engineering & Chemistry Research, 2017, 56 (24), 6916–6925. (IF=2.843)
7)Qiguang Dai, Juezong Zhao,Yang Lou, Xingyi Wang. Role of Brønsted Acid Site during Low-temperature Catalytic Combustion of Methane over PdO/ZSM-5: Dominant or Negligible？Journal of Catalysis,2018, 357, 29-40.(IF=6.921)
8)Yang Lou, Yongping Zheng, Xu Li, Yifan Nie, Kyeongjae Cho, Jingyue Liu, Pocket-like active site of single Rh atoms for crotonaldehyde hydrogenation: steric effect promotion. (Submitted to JACS.)
9)Yang Lou, Yafeng Cai, Wende Hu, Li Wang, Qiguang Dai, Wangcheng Zhan, Yanglong Guo, Xiao-Ming Cao, Jingyue Liu, Yun Guo, P. Hu. Identification of Single Au Atom Catalysis for CO Oxidation at Cryogenic Temperatures. (Submitted to Nature Communications.)
10)Yang Lou, Jingyue Liu. Hyperactive single Pt atoms for CO oxidation at elevated temperature. (Submitted to ACS Catalysis)
11)Yang Lou, Na Ta, Jingyue Liu. Catalytic behaviors of carbon supported single metal atoms for H2oxidation. (Submitted to Chemical Communications)
12)Yang Lou, Jian Ma, Wende Hu, Qiguang Dai, Li Wang, Wangcheng Zhan, Yanglong Guo, Xiaoming Cao, Yun Guo, P. Hu and Guanzhong Lu. Low-temperature methane combustion over Pd/H-ZSM-5: active Pd sites with specific electronic properties modulated by acidic sites of H-ZSM-5.ACS Catalysis, 2016, 6, 8127-8139. (IF=11.384)
13)Yang Lou, Peng He, Lulu Zhao, Yingqi Luan, Hua Song. Refinery oil upgrading under methane environment over PdOx/H-ZSM-5: Highly selective olefin cyclization.Fuel,2016, 184, 396-404. (IF=4.908)
14)Yang Lou, Peng He, Lulu Zhao, Hua Song. Highly Selective Olefin Hydrogenation: Refinery Oil Upgrading over bifunctional Pd/H-ZSM-5.Catalysis Communications, 2016, 87, 66-69. (IF=3.463)
15)Yang Lou, Jian Ma, Xiaoming Cao, Li Wang, Qiguang Dai, Zhenyang Zhao, Yafeng Cai, Yanglong Guo, P. Hu, Guanzhong Lu, Yun Guo. Promoting Effects of In2O3on Co3O4for CO Oxidation: Tuning O2Activation and CO Adsorption Strength Simultaneously.ACS Catalysis, 2014, 4, 4143-4152. (IF=11.384)
16)Yang Lou, Li Wang, Zhenyang Zhao, Yanhui Zhang, Zhigang Zhang, Guanzhong Lu, Yun Guo, Yanglong Guo. Low-temperature CO oxidation over Co3O4-based catalysts: Significant promoting effect of Bi2O3on Co3O4catalyst.Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2014, 146, 43-49. (IF= 11.698)
17)Yang Lou,Xiaoming Cao, Jingang Lan, Qiguang Dai, Li Wang, Yun Guo, Jian Ma, Zhenyang Zhao, P. Huand Guanzhong Lu.Ultralow-Temperature CO Oxidation on In2O3-Co3O4Catalyst: A Strategy to Tune CO Adsorption Strength and Oxygen Activation Simultaneously.Chemical Communications,2014, 50, 6835-6838 (Cover Paper). (IF= 6.290)
18)Yang Lou,Li Wang, Yanhui Zhang, Zhenyang Zhao, Zhigang Zhang, Guanzhong Lu, Yun Guo. The effects of Bi2O3on the CO oxidation over Co3O4.Catalysis Today, 2011, 175(1), 610-614. (IF= 4.667)
19)Peng He,Yang Lou, Hua Song. Olefin upgrading under methane environment over Ag-Ga/ZSM-5 catalyst.Fuel, 2016, 182, 577-587. (IF=4.908)
20)Qiguang Dai, Shuxing Bai,Yang Lou, Xingyi Wang, Yun Guo and Guanzhong Lu. A novel PdO/CeO2nanosheet@HZSM-5 membrane catalyst for methane combustion: self-redispersion, sintering-resistance and oxygen, water-tolerance.Nanoscale, 2016, 8, 9621-9628. (IF=7.233)
21)Li Wang, Yanhui Zhang,Yang Lou, Yanglong Guo, Guanzhong Lu, Yun Guo.Pd catalyst supported on activated carbon honeycomb monolith for CO oxidation and the application in air purification of vehicular tunnel.Fuel Processing Technology, 2014, 122, 23-29. (IF=3.956)
22)Yanhui Zhang, Yafeng Cai, Yun Guo, Haifeng Wang, Li Wang,Yang Lou, Yanglong Guo, Guanzhong Lu, Yanqing Wang. The effects of the Pd chemical state on the activity of Pd/Al2O3catalysts in CO oxidation.Catalysis Science & Technology, 2014, 4, 3973-3980. (IF= 5.365)
23)Denis V. Potapenko, Zhisheng Li,Yang Lou, Yun Guo, Richard M. Osgood Jr. 2-Propanol reactivity on in situ prepared Au (111)-supported TiO2nanocrystals.Journal of Catalysis, 2013, 297, 281-288. (IF=6.921)
24)Li Wang, Yafen Feng, Yanhui Zhang,Yang Lou, Guanzhong Lu, Yun Guo. Effect of original activated carbon support and the presence of NOxon CO oxidation over supported Wacker-type catalysts.Fuel, 2012, 96, 440-445. (IF=4.908)
Presentation & Poster:
1)Nanoporous Carbon Supported Noble Metal Atoms and Clusters for Liquid Phase Catalytic Transformations,First author, Oral presentation, April 3, 2018 MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
2)Fe1/Pt/Al2O3Nanocomposite Catalysts for Preferential Oxidation of CO in the Excess of H2with Wide Operation Temperature Window,First author, Poster, April 4, 2018 MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
3)Pt clusters supported single Fe atoms for preferential oxidation of CO in the excess of H2with wide operation temperature window,First author, Oral presentation, 255thACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 18-22, 2018.
4)Maximum Interfacial Effects in Catalytic Reaction: CO Oxidation over Highly Active Supported Single Au Atoms,First author, Poster, 25thNorth American Meeting (NAM) of the Catalysis Society, June 6, 2017,Denver, Colorado, USA.
5)Hyperactive Supported Single Pt Atoms for CO Oxidation,First author, Poster,255thNorth American Meeting (NAM) of the Catalysis Society, June 6, 2017,Denver, Colorado, USA.
6)CO Oxidation on Metal Oxides Supported Pt1Single Atoms: The Role of the Support,First author, Poster,255thNorth American Meeting (NAM) of the Catalysis Society, June 6, 2017,Denver, Colorado, USA.
7)Low-temperature methane combustion over Pd/H-ZSM-5: the synergistic effects of Pd electronic states and acidity of support,First author,Oral presentation,9thInternational Conference on Environmental Catalysis, 2016, Newcastle, Australia.
8)Light Olefin Upgrading by Methane over Ir/ZSM-5,First author,Oral presentation,65thCanadian Chemical Engineering Conference, 2015,Calgary, Canada.
9)Academic Presentation, CO oxidation over Co3O4-based catalysts at low temperature, Max-Plank Institute for Coal Research, 2014, Mülheim, Germany.
10)Ultralow-Temperature CO Oxidation on In2O3-Co3O4Catalyst: A Strategy to Tune CO Adsorption Strength and Oxygen Activation Simultaneously,First author,Oral presentation, 8thInternational Conference on Environmental Catalysis,2014,Asheville, North Carolina, USA.
11)The effect of Bi2O3on the CO oxidation over Co3O4,First author,Oral presentation, 14thNationalYouthConference on Catalysis of China, 2013, Changchun, China.
12)2-Propanol reactivity on in situ prepared Au (111)-supported TiO2nanocrystals,First author,Oral presentation,16thNational Conference on Catalysis of China, 2012,Shenyang, China.
13)The effect of oxygen vacancy on low-temperature CO oxidation over Bi2O3-Co3O4,First author, Poster, 6thInternational Conference on Environmental Catalysis, 2010, Beijing,China.
Journal Reviewer Experience:
1) Applied Catalysis A: General; 2) Nano Research; 3) Journal of Materials Chemistry B; 4) Chemical Engineering Journal; 5) Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical; 6) Energy & Fuel; 7) Catalysis Science & Technology; 8) Journal of Surfactants and Detergents; 9) Nano Energy
1) Member of Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) and the Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE)
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Current Research Directions:
1) Investigating relationship of atomic structure and catalytic performance of synthesized single-atom catalysts and 2) Designing and developing novel single-atom catalysts to enable efficient catalytic transformations for homogeneous and heterogeneous catalytic reactions.
a）Liquid selective hydrogenationover supported high-density single noble and/or transition metal atoms catalysts to synthesize fine chemicals, like selective hydrogenation of 3-nitrostyrene and crotonaldehyde over mesoporous nanocarbon supported single Pt atoms.
b）Homogeneous catalytic reactions:Developing novel heterogeneous single-atom catalysts for conventionalhomogeneous catalytic reactions, like 2D MoS2supported single Pd and Ni atoms for Suzuki-Miyaura coupling reaction.
c）Single molecular catalystsfor efficient catalytic transformations, like Pt clusters supported single Fe atom catalysts for CO-PROX.