The Cao Group

Molecular Simulation & Solar Energy Conversion
71. Xu, G.; Lei, H.; Zhou, G.; Zhang, C.; Xie, L.; Zhang, W.; Cao, R.*Boosting hydrogen evolution by using covalent frameworks of fluorinated cobalt porphyrins supported on carbon nanotubesChem. Commun. 2019, 55, 12647-12650. 
70. Qi, J.; Zhang, W.*Cao, R.*A new strategy for solar-to-hydrogen energy conversion: photothermal-promoted electrocatalytic water splitting. ChemElectroChem 2019, 6, 2762-2765. 
69. Liang, Z.; Zheng, H.*Cao, R.*Importance of electrocatalyst morphology for the oxygen reduction reaction. ChemElectroChem 2019, 6, 2600-2614. 
68. Huo, M.; Yang, Z.; Yang, C.; Gao, Z.; Qi, J.; Liang, Z.; Liu, K.; Chen, H.; Zheng, H.*Cao, R.*Hierarchical Zn-doped CoO nanoflowers for electrocatalytic oxygen evolution reaction. ChemCatChem 2019, 11, 1480-1486. 
67. Lei, H.; Li, X.; Meng, J.; Zheng, H.Zhang, W.Cao, R.*Structure effects of metal corroles on energy-related small molecule activation reactions. ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 4320-4344. 
66. Meng, J.; Lei, H.; Li, X.; Qi, J.; Zhang, W.Cao, R.*Attaching cobalt corroles onto carbon nanotubes: verification of four-electron oxygen reduction by mononuclear cobalt complexes with significantly improved efficiency. ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 4551-4560. 
65. Liu, Y.; Han, Y.; Zhang, Z.; Zhang, W.; Lai, W.; Wang, Y.; Cao, R.*Low overpotential water oxidation at neutral pH catalyzed by a copper(II) porphyrin. Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 2613-2622. 
64. Li, H.; Li, X.; Lei, H.; Zhou, G.; Zhang, W.; Cao, R.*Convenient immobilization of cobalt corroles on carbon nanotubes through covalent bonds for electrocatalytic hydrogen and oxygen evolution reactions. ChemSusChem 2019, 12, 801-806. 
63. Wang, N.; Lei, H.; Zhang, Z.; Li, J.; Zhang, W.; Cao, R.*Electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution with gallium hydride and ligand-centered reduction. Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 2308-2314. 
62. Liang, Z.; Zhang, C.; Xu, Y.; Zhang, W.; Zheng, H.*; Cao, R.*Dual tuning of ultrathin α‑Co(OH)2 nanosheets by solvent engineering and coordination competition for efficient oxygen evolution. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2019, 7, 3527-3535.
61. Liang, Z.; Yang, Z.; Duan, J.; Qi, J.; Yuan, H.; Gao, J.; Zhang, W.; Zheng, H.*; Cao, R.*Hollow bimetallic zinc cobalt phosphosulfides for efficient overall water splitting. Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 621-626.
60. Liu, H.; Gao, X.; Yao, X.; Chen, M.; Zhou, G.; Qi, J.; Zhao, X.; Wang, W.*; Zhang, W.*; Cao, R.*Manganese(II) phosphate nanosheet assembly with native out-of-plane Mn centres for electrocatalytic water oxidation. Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 191-197.