Research Interests

Sheng Zhou's research interests center on the key energy-intensive separations by porous materials and membranes. At present, the main research focuses on:

  • Synthesis and characterization of inorganic-organic hybrid materials.
  • Exploration of porous materials suitable for gas adsorption and separation.
  • Fabrication of membranes for energy efficient separations.

Selected Publications

  • Self-Sacrificial Template Strategy Coupled with Smart in Situ Seeding for Highly Oriented Metal−Organic Framework L...
    Sheng Zhou, Yanying Wei, Liang-Xin Ding, and Haihui Wang
    Chemistry of Materials, (2017)
  • Introduction of metal precursors by electrodeposition for the in situ growth of metal–organic framework membranes o...
    Sheng Zhou, Yanying Wei, Libin Zhuang, Liang-Xin Ding and Haihui Wang
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, (2017)

Education Profile

  • ​M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, 2018
  • B.Sc., Applied Chemistry, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, 2016

KAUST Affiliations