Department of Chemical Technology

PhD from Tohoku University (Japan)
Masters Dalian University of technology (China)

Synthesis and applications of catalysis materials
Heterogeneous catalysis of organic reactions
Development of green chemistry methodology

Chemical Safety & Environment

Previous Working Experience
2012-now, China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China

TEL: 13611270644
Address of Office: State Key Laboratory of Heavy Oil Processing, China University of Petroleum, 18# Fuxue Road, Changping, Beijing, China, 102249
1.       Liang Ren, Fan Yang, Yongfeng Li,* Ting Liu, Liqiang Zhang, Guoqing Ning, Zhichang Liu, Jinsen Gao and Chunming Xu, Plasma synthesis of nitrogen-doped porous graphene supporting Pd nanoparticles as a new catalyst for C-C coupling reactions, RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 26804-26809.
2.       Ting Liu, Fan Yang, Yongfeng Li,* Liang Ren, Liqiang Zhang, Kai Xu, Xian
3.       Wang, Chunming Xu, Jinsen Gao, Plasma Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube-Gold Nanohybrids: An Efficient Catalyst for Green Oxidation of Silanes in Water, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2, 245-250, 2013.
4.       Fan Yang, Yongfeng Li,* Ting Liu, Kai Xu, Liqiang Zhang, Chunming Xu, Jinsen Gao, Facile gas-liquid interfacial plasma synthesis of palladium-carbon nanotube hybrids and its catalytic performance for Suzuki reaction, Chemical Engineering Journal, 226, 52-58, 2013.
5.       Fan Yang, Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Ashraful Islam, Tienan Jin,* Ahmed El-Shafei, Chuanjiang Qin, Liyuan Han, Khalid A. Alamry, Samia A. Kosa, Mahmoud A. Hussein, Abdullah Mohamed Asiri, Yoshinori Yamamoto, Structure–property relationship of naphthalene based donor-acceptor organic dyes for dye-sensitized solar cells: remarkable improvement of open-circuit photovoltage, Journal of Material Chemistry, 22, 22550-22557, 2012.
6.       Fan Yang, Tienan Jin,* Yoshinori Yamamoto, Synthesis of 2,3-dihydro-1H-inden-1-one derivatives via Ni-catalyzed intramolecular hydroacylation, Tetrahedron, 68, 5223-5228, 2012.
7.       Fan Yang, Tienan Jin,* Ming Bao, Yoshinori Yamamoto, Facile synthesis of dihaloheterocycles via electrophilic iodiocyclization, Tetrahedron, 67, 10147-10155, 2011.
8.       Fan Yang, Tienan Jin,* Ming Bao and Yoshinori Yamamoto, Facile synthesis of 3,4-dihalofurans via electrophilic iodiocyclization, Chemical Communications, 47, 4541-4543, 2011.
9.       Fan Yang, Tienan Jin,* Ming Bao and Yoshinori Yamamoto, Facile synthesis of diiodinated dihydronaphthalenes and naphthalenes via iodine mediated electrophilic cyclization, Chemical Communications, 47, 4013-4015, 2011.
10.   Fan Yang, Tienan Jin,* Ming Bao and Yoshinori Yamamoto, Facile synthesis of 3,4-diiododihydrothiophenes via electrophilic iodocyclization, Tetrahedron Letters, 52, 936-938, 2011.