Research Interests

​Design and synthesis of novel porous crystallized materials, especially for zeolite-like supramolecular assemblies (ZSAs) and zeolite-like metal-organic frameworks (ZMOFs). Gas adsorption and separation studies of porous materials. 


Selected Publications

  • Lewis basic site (LBS)-functionalized zeolite-like supramolecular assemblies (ZSAs) with high CO2 uptake performanc...
    Jiantang Li, Cong Dai, Yu Cao, Xiaodong Sun, Guanghua Li, Qisheng Huo and Yunling Liu
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 21429-21434., (2017)
  • Two metal-organic frameworks with structural varieties derived from cis-trans isomerism nodes and effective detecti...
    Jiantang Li, Xiaolong Luo, Yue Zhou, Lirong Zhang, Qisheng Huo, and Yunling Liu
    Cryst. Growth Des., 18, 1857-1863, (2018)
  • Two finite binuclear [M2(μ2-OH)(COO)2] (M = Co, Ni) based highly porous metal-organic frameworks with high performa...
    Jiantang Li, Xiaolong Luo, Nian Zhao, Lirong Zhang, Qisheng Huo, and Yunling Liu
    Inorg. Chem., 56, 4141-4147. , (2017)
  • Supramolecular interactions induced distortion of BTB ligands: breaking convention to reproduce the unusual (3,4,4)...
    Jiantang Li, Jiaming Gu, Lirong Zhang and Yunling Liu
    Dalton Trans., 48, 5511-5514, (2018)

Education Profile

  • ​Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, Jilin University, Changchun, China, 2019

Professional Profile

  • ​2019-now: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia