Solid-State Chemistry Lab, XJTU


Principal Investigator

   Dr. Bo HuangAssociate Prof., Ph.D Supervisor, Senior Engineer 

   JSPS fellow, Shaanxi Youth Talents

   Institute of Chem. Eng. Tech., Xi'an Jiaotong University

   Office: Building #19-Room 3191, Innovation Harbour


   Research Area: Solid-State Chemistry and Catalysis, Hydrogen Energy


Representative Original Research Articles

  1. B. Huang, H. Kobayashi, T. Yamamoto, S. Matsumura, Y. Nishida, K. Sato, K. Nagaoka, S. Kawaguchi, Y. Kubota, H. Kitagawa,* Solid-Solution Alloying of Immiscible Ru and Cu with Enhanced CO Oxidation Activity, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 4643-4646. 
  2. B. Huang, H. Kobayashi,* T. Yamamoto, T. Toriyama, S. Matsumura, Y. Nishida, K. Sato, K. Nagaoka, M. Haneda, W. Xie, Y. Nanba, M. Koyama, F. Wang, S. Kawaguchi, Y. Kubota, H. Kitagawa,* A CO Adsorption Site Change Induced by Copper Substitution in a Ruthenium Catalyst for Enhanced CO Oxidation Activity,  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2019, 58, 2230-2235
  3. B. Huang,* H. Kobayashi, T. Yamamoto, S. Matsumura, Y. Nishida, K. Sato, K. Nagaoka, M. Haneda, S. Kawaguchi, Y. Kubota, H. Kitagawa,* Coreduction Methodology for Immiscible Alloy of CuRu Solid-Solution Nanoparticles with High Thermal Stability and Versatile Exhaust Purification Ability, Chem. Sci., 2020, 11, 11413-11418.
  4. Z. Tan, M. Haneda, H. Kitagawa, B. Huang,* Slow Synthesis Methodology-Directed Immiscible Octahedral PdxRh1-x Dual-Atom-Site Catalysts for Superior Three-Way Catalytic Activities over Rh, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2022, e202202588.
  5. Z. Tan, M. Haneda, Y. Nishida, Q. Zhang, D. Wu, J. Cheng, H. Kitagawa, and B. Huang.* Discovering Linear Descriptors for Activation Energy and Direct Hydrocarbon Dissociations by Dual-Atom Sites in Immiscible PdxPt1–x Solid Solutions. Chem. Mater. 2024, 36, 524–532.
  6. Z. Tan and B. Huang.* Independent Multiple-Atom-Site Functionality in Composition Adjustable Immiscible Ru-Rh-Pd-Pt Solid-Solution High-Entropy Alloys for NOx Reduction Outperforming Rh. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2024, e202400496.

Bachelor and Graduate Courses

  1. Industrial Metal Nanocatalysts (工业金属催化剂,graduate), B. Huang and C. Shu
  2. What is Life, Mind and Matter? (薛定谔生命物理学讲义,bachelor) B. HuangD. Zhou and L. Cai
  3. The Wisdom of I Ching (易经的智慧,bachelor), B. Huang, H. Zhang, Z. Dai and M. Yu
  4. Advanced Organic Chemistry I (高等有机化学I, graduate), B. HuangH. Zhang and R. Shi