Lei Zhang


Affiliation: Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter
Country: China


  1. Ding Q, Liu J, Narayanam N, Zhang L, Zhang J. Construction of molecular rectangles with titanium-oxo clusters and rigid aromatic carboxylate ligands. Dalton Trans. 2017;46:16000-16003 pubmed publisher
    ..The introduced organic ligands show a strong influence on the light absorption behaviors of the obtained hybrid complexes. ..
  2. Fang W, Zhang L, Zhang J. Synthetic investigation, structural analysis and photocatalytic study of a carboxylate-phosphonate bridged Ti18-oxo cluster. Dalton Trans. 2017;46:803-807 pubmed publisher
    ..78 μmol g-1 h-1. ..
  3. Fang W, Zhang L, Zhang J. Assembly of titanium-oxo cations with copper-halide anions to form supersalt-type cluster-based materials. Chem Commun (Camb). 2017;53:3949-3951 pubmed publisher
    ..Interestingly, these complexes display analogous structure types to inorganic salts and present various light absorption properties. ..
  4. Kang Y, Fang W, Zhang L, Zhang J. A structure-directing method to prepare semiconductive zeolitic cluster-organic frameworks with Cu3I4 building units. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015;51:8994-7 pubmed publisher
    ..2.2]octane (DABCO) linkers and Cu-I bridges, giving rise to a zeolitic framework with SOD topology. ..
  5. Liu J, Gao M, Fang W, Zhang L, Zhang J. Bandgap Engineering of Titanium-Oxo Clusters: Labile Surface Sites Used for Ligand Substitution and Metal Incorporation. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2016;55:5160-5 pubmed publisher
    ..This work provides a systematic bandgap engineering study of titanium-oxo clusters, which is important not only for their future photocatalytic applications, also for the better understanding of the structure-property relationships. ..
  6. Fang W, Zhang L, Zhang J. Synthetic strategies, diverse structures and tuneable properties of polyoxo-titanium clusters. Chem Soc Rev. 2018;47:404-421 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, exploitation of their applications in many fields is also under way. ..
  7. Fan X, Narayanam N, Gao M, Zhang L, Zhang J. Ligand dependent assembly of trinuclear titanium-oxo units into coordination tetrahedra and capsules. Dalton Trans. 2018;47:663-665 pubmed publisher
  8. Chen S, Narayanam N, Zhang L, Zhang J. Hydrogen bond-assisted homochiral lattice packing between inorganic helices built from heterometallic units. Dalton Trans. 2018;47:2134-2137 pubmed publisher
  9. Narayanam N, Fang W, Chintakrinda K, Zhang L, Zhang J. Deep eutectic-solvothermal synthesis of titanium-oxo clusters protected by π-conjugated chromophores. Chem Commun (Camb). 2017;53:8078-8080 pubmed publisher
    ..The cluster cores obtained via this method are completely functionalized by conjugated ligands and display different photocatalytic H2 production activities. ..