Tag Archives: Publication

PUBLICATION: Finding New MOFs

During my stay in Kaust, I directed my master student Emilie on an interesting project, looking for novel highly connected nets. Unfortunately master internships don’t last forever and the project stayed in standby until my friend Zhijie Chen gave it a second breath. An amazing one. I am really impressed by the achievements here.

This is structure design, period.

TOC alb jacs.png

Our article has just been accepted in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

pdf article coming soon

Continue reading PUBLICATION: Finding New MOFs

Advertisements

Publication: Switching between hydrophobicity and hydrophylicity in MOFs

My colleague and great friend Dra. Sabina Rodriguez signed a great contribution on a tricky topic studying the post synthetic modifications that can be performed to affect one of the crucial properties of MOFs: Their water resistance. I am glad I was given the chance to be part of it. These unprecedented findings have been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition.

toc-hydrophobicity-angewandte

Check it out!
pdf article available soon

Continue reading Publication: Switching between hydrophobicity and hydrophylicity in MOFs

Publication: CO2/N2 selectivity in amide containing MOFs

Through a fruitful collaboration with the Tarbiat Modares University of Tehran, initiated by my friend Dr. Vahid Safarifard, we investigated the separation potential of some novel amide functionalised MOFs. This work has been published in Crystal Growth & Design.

toc-vahid-selectivity-crystgrowthdes

Check it out !

pdf article coming soon

Continue reading Publication: CO2/N2 selectivity in amide containing MOFs

Publication: Mechanical properties of functionalized flexible MOFs

Five years and a half after I defended my PhD, this is probably the last publication coming out from the multiple collaborations I had during my stay in Versailles…
And it’s a pretty interesting one, about the effect of ligand functionalization onĀ  mechanical properties of flexible MIL-53 type MOFs.

toc-pressure-eurjinorgchem

check it out!

pdf article coming soon

Continue reading Publication: Mechanical properties of functionalized flexible MOFs

Publication: CO2 capture review in Chem. Eng. J.

The third review I contributed to during my time in Kaust is finally available online, published in Chemical Engineering Journal. This time, it is not dealing on materials design, but on CO2 capture from low concentration mixtures. I believe this article written with all the expertise and conviction of my friend and ex colleague Dr. Youssef Belmabkhout will help people understanding more the little details driving the CO2 sorption properties and making one material random, interesting, or even suitable for industrial use…

TOC CO2 review ChemEngJ

Check it out !
pdf article

Continue reading Publication: CO2 capture review in Chem. Eng. J.

Publication: anisotropic chemical etching of MOFs

First publication from my new position in Barcelona !

The amazing etching of zeolite-like MOFs into various shapes achieved by my colleagues Civan and Xavi has just been accepted for publication in Angewandte Chemie, one of the best scientific journal for research in general chemistry.

TOC etching AngewandteCheck it out !

pdf article

Continue reading Publication: anisotropic chemical etching of MOFs

Publication: Topological explorations in MOFs

This paper published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, from my friends and ex colleagues Dalal and Abdul Malik contain one of the most amazing network topologies I have seen so far !

TOC pek jacs

Check it out !

pdf article Continue reading Publication: Topological explorations in MOFs