Chemical Engineering and Technology

Ying Ying

Personal Profile

College of Chemical Engineering and Environment


Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering and Technology

Research Areas

At present, She is mainly engaged in the research of energy catalysis, including biomass conversion and electrocatalysis, synchrotron radiation X-ray absorption spectroscopy, etc., the design, preparation and structure-activity relationship of metal-related nanocrystals, single atoms and stress-controlled catalytic materials


[1] Ying Yang,* Shuai Shao,1 Feng Yang, Dale L. Brewe, Shangwei Guo, Dongcheng Ren, and Shijie Haoa,* , Conversion of cellulose to high yield glucose in water over sulfonated mesoporous carbon fibers with optimized acidity, Green Chemistry, 2021, 23, 4477-4489. IF = 10.182 CAS Region 1 TOP

[2] Shuai Shao, Ying Yang,* Keju Sun,* Songtao Yang, Ang Li,* Xinruo Luo, Shijie Hao, and Yangchuan Ke, Electron-rich ruthenium single-atom alloy for aqueous levulinic acid hydrogenation, ACS Catalysis, 2021, 12146-12158. IF = 13.084 CAS Region
[3] Zelin Li, Ying Yang,* Shuangxi Wang, Lin Gu, and Shuai Shao, High density single ruthenium atoms anchored on oxygen vacancy-rich g-C3N4-C-TiO2 heterostructural nanosphere for efficient electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2021, 13, 46608-46619. IF = 9.229 CAS Region I
[4] Shuai Shao, Ying Yang,* Shangwei Guo, Shijie Hao, Feng Yang, Suoying Zhang, Yang Ren, Yangchuan Ke*, Highly active and stable Co nanoparticles embedded in nitrogen-doped mesoporous carbon nanofibers for aqueous-phase levulinic acid hydrogenation, Green Energy and Environment, 2021, 6, 567-577. IF = 8.207 CAS Region I

[5] Ying Yang, Wen Zhang, Feng Yang, Dehong Zeng, Biao Zhou, Xin Zhang, Ru nanoparticles dispersed on magnetic yolk-shell nanoarchitectures with Fe3O4 core and sulfoacid-containing periodic mesoporous organosilica shell as bifunctional catalysts for direct conversion of cellulose to isosorbide, Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 2199-2206. IF = 7.790 CAS Region II

[6] Ying Yang, Feng Yang, Hongru Hu, Sungsik Lee, Yue Wang, Shijie Hao, Dilute NiO/carbon nanofiber composites derived from metal organic framework fibers as electrode materials for supercapacitors, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2017, 307, 583-592. IF = 13.273 CAS Region
[7] Dehong Zeng, Ying Yang,* Feng Yang, Fangmin Guo, Senjie Yang, Baijun Liu, Shijie Hao and Yang Ren, Versatile NiO/mesoporous carbon nanodisks: Controlled synthesis from hexagon shaped heterobimetallic metal-organic frameworks, Nanoscale, 2017, 9, 11851-11857. IF = 7.790 CAS Region II

[8] Ying Yang, Cheng-Jun Sun, Dennis E. Brown, Liqiang Zhang, Feng Yang, Hairui Zhao, Yue Wang, Xiaohui Ma, Xin Zhang, Yang Ren, A smart strategy to fabricate Ru nanoparticle inserted porous carbon nanofibers as highly efficient levulinic acid hydrogenation catalysts, Green Chemistry, 2016, 18, 3558-3566. IF = 10.182 CAS Region
[9] Ying Yang, Wen Zhang, Dennis E. Brown, Yang Ren, Feng Yang, Sungsik Lee, Qiang Gao, Xin Zhang, Versatile nickel-tungsten bimetallics/carbon nanofiber catalysts for direct conversion of cellulose to ethylene glycol, Green Chemistry, 2016, 18, 3949-3955. IF = 10.182 CAS Region 1 TOP