Dr. Wanhong Ma, Professor
Key Laboratory of Photochemistry
Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Sciences
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Telephone: 86 10 82615357
•Novel approaches for the photooxidative remediation of environmental pollutants
•Photochemical reaction mechanism of environmental pollutants
•Nano-materials and photocatalysis
•Photocatalytic organic synthesis
•Hebei Chemistry & Engineer University Analytical Chemistry B.S. 1982
•Zhengzhou University Analytical Chemistry M.S. 1987
•Wuhan University Analytical Chemistry Ph.D. 1999
•1987.9-1996.7, Lecturer of Department of Chemistry, Zhengzhou University; Associate professor since 1994.10
•1999.9-2001.7, Post-doctor of Institute of Photographic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
•2001.9-2011. 12, Associate Professor, Key Laboratory of Photochemistry, Molecular Science Center, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
•2012.1-present, Professor, Key Laboratory of Photochemistry, Molecular Science Center, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
•2002.2-2002.6, He attained the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) research fund and researched on "intermediary species in chemical processes and flames” in National Institute for Environment Studies of Japan.
His research focus on photodegradation of organic pollutants via activation of O2 or H2O2 by transition metal complexes; semiconductor photocatalytic degradation of organic pollutants and the mechanism; photochemical cycling of iron species and the relative environmental processes; photocatalytic selective oxidation of organic compounds. He has published over 70 papers on the international journals such as J. Am. Chem. Soc., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., Environ. Sci. Technol., Chem. Soc. Rev. and has 12 authorized invention patents. The publications have been cited over 1500 times by others.
2005 The Second Grade National Prize of Natural Science of China (the fourth contributor)
973 Project; 863 Project; Projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China; Major Project of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, etc.
1. Ma, W. H.; Li, J.; Tao, X.; He, J.; Xu, Y. M.; Yu, J. C.; J. C. Zhao* Efficient degradation of organic pollutants by using dioxygen activated by resin-exchanged iron(II) bipyridine under visible irradiation. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 1029-1032.
2. Zhang, M.; Wang, Q.; Chen, C. C.; L. Zang; Ma, W. H.*; Zhao, J. C.* Oxygen atom transfer in the photocatalytic oxidation of alcohols by TiO2: Oxygen isotope studies. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 6081-6084. (Highly Important Paper, Cover Paper)
3. Zhang, M.; Chen, C. C.; Ma, W. H.*; Zhao, J. C.* Visible-light-induced aerobic oxidation of alcohols in a coupled photocatalytic system of dye-sensitized TiO2 and TEMPO. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 9730-9733. (Hot Paper)
4. Zhao, W.; Ma, W. H.; Chen, C. C.; Zhao, J. C.*; Shuai, Z. G. Efficient degradation of toxic organic pollutants with Ni2O3/TiO2-xBx under visible irradiation. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 4782-4783. (Top paper selected by ISI Web of Knowledge)
5. Ji, H. W.; Song, W. J.; Chen, C. C.; Yuan, H.; Ma, W. H.*; Zhao, J. C.* Anchored oxygen-donor coordination to iron for photodegradation of organic pollutants. Environ. Sci. Technol., 41(14) (2007), 5103-5107.
6. Chen, C. C.; Ma, W. H.; Zhao, J. C.* Semiconductor-mediated photodegradation of pollutants under visible-light irradiation. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2010, 39, 4206-4219. (An invited review)
7. Ma, W. H.; Huang, Y. P.; Li, J.; Cheng, M. M.; Song, W. J.; Zhao, J. C.* An efficient approach for the photodegradation of organic pollutants by immobilized iron ions at neutral pHs. Chem. Commun., (13) (2003), 1582-1583.
8. Chen, X.; Ma, W. H.*; Li, J.; Wang, Z. H.; Chen, C. C.; Ji, H. W. Zhao, J. C.*. Photocatalytic oxidation of organic pollutants catalyzed by an iron complex at biocompatible pH values: Using O2 as main oxidant in a Fenton-like reaction. J. Phys. Chem C, 115 (2011), 4089-4095.
9. Zhao, Y. B.; Ma, W. H.; Li, Y.; Ji, H. W.; Chen, C. C.; Zhu, H.; Zhao, J. C.* The surface-structural sensitivity of dioxygen activation in anatase photocatalyzed oxidation reaction, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 3188 –3192.
10. Wang, Q.; Chen, C. C.; Ma, W. H.; Zhao, J. C.* Photocatalytic aerobic oxidation of alcohols on TiO2: The acceleration effect of a Brønsted acid. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 49(43) (2010), 7976-7979. (inside cover paper)
11. Sun, W. H.; Li, S. Y.*; Hu, R.; Qian, Y.; Wang, S. Q.; Yang, G. Q.*, Understanding Solvent Effects on Luminescent Properties of a Triple Fluorescent ESIPT Compound and Application for White Light Emission. J Phys Chem A 2009, 113 (20), 5888-5895;
12. Li, X. P.; Qian, Y.; Wang, S. Q.; Li, S. Y.*; Yang, G. Q.*, Tunable Fluorescence Emission and Efficient Energy Transfer in Doped Organic Nanoparticles. J Phys Chem C 2009, 113 (9), 3862-3868;
13. Li, S. Y.; Wang, Q.; Qian, Y.; Wang, S. Q.; Li, Y.; Yang, G. Q., Understanding the pressure-induced emission enhancement for triple fluorescent compound with excited-state intramolecular proton transfer. J Phys Chem A 2007, 111 (46), 11793-11800;
14. Li, S. Y.; He, L. M.; Xiong, F.; Li, Y.; Yang, G. Q., Enhanced fluorescent emission of organic nanoparticles of an intramolecular proton transfer compound and spontaneous formation of one-dimensional nanostructures. J Phys Chem B 2004, 108 (30), 10887-10892;