Bangbo Yan, Ph.D.


Department of Chemistry

Western Kentucky University

Office: KTH4048

Phone: 270-745-3943

Bowling Green, KY 42101


34. Jing Yang, Nan Shi, Bangbo Yan, Tao Wang, Wei-ping Pan, Removal of elementary mercury by solid sorbents at different temperatures: Variation of the desorption activation energy through thermal desorption analysis, Fuel, 2022, 307, 121809

33. Jing Yang, Tao Wang, Bangbo Yan, Yongsheng Zhang, Junkai Wang, Wei-Ping Pan, Molecular-level insights into efficient immobilization of gas-phase elemental mercury by zinc selenide,Applied Surface Science, 2021, 537, 147913

32. Jiaxin Wang, Tao Wang, Bangbo Yan, Qing Wang, Yongsheng Zhang, Wei-Ping Pan, Removal of ionic mercury from gasoline using zeolite 13X impregnated with KI: Adsorption mechanisms and simulation, Chemical Engineering Journal , 2021, 409, 128170.

31. Nathan C. Tice, Steven Wild, Christian Olmstead, Edwin D. Stevens, Bangbo Yan, Hannah Brooks, and Judith L. Jenkins, Synthesis, Characterization, and Electronic and Structural Calculations of Some 1,4-Disubstituted Cyclopenta[d][1,2]oxazines, Heterocycles, 2019, 98(12), 1707-1724

30. Mamatha Polapally*, Banghao Chen, Jared Kinyon, Bangbo Yan, Naresh Dalal, Self-assembled hybrid solid of luminescent Ru(II)/Cu(II) polypyridyl metal-organic framework, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2017, 84, 93-95.

29. Nathan C. Tice, Eric M. Collins, Darrin L. Smith, Chad A. Snyder, Bangbo Yan, and Edwin D. Stevens, Synthesis, Characterization, and Structure of Some 1,4-Disubstituted Cyclopenta[d][1,2]oxazines, Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2017, 54(6), 3235-3240.

28. Xin Liu*, Haley Valentine*, Weiping Pan, Yan Cao, Bangbo Yan, 2D metal-​organic frameworks: Syntheses, structures, and electrochemical properties, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2016, 447, 162-167

27. Bangbo Yan, Xin Liu*, Tushar Ghugare*, Nicholas Fedorka* and Yan-Fen Li*, 2D metalloporphyrin coordination network of cobalt-meso-tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, 2015, 68(16), 2827-2834

26. Bangbo Yan, Raj Kishore Vakiti*, Nicholas Fedorka*, Xin Liu*, Yan Cao, Wei-Ping Pan, 3-D metal-organic frameworks based on s-block metal ions. 2014, Inorg Chim. Acta. 421, 544-548. .

25. Bangbo Yan, Yanfen Li*, Steven R. Calhoun*, Nicholas G. Cottrell*, Divya Jyothi Lella*, Aaron J. Celestian, Self-assembled hybrid solids of luminescent Ru(II) polypyridyl complexes and polyoxometalates.  2014, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 43, 23-26.

24. Natalie P Schieber*, Sydney Combs*, Raj Kishore Vakiti*, Bangbo Yan, Cathleen Webb, Hydrogen-bonded sodium-organic frameworks from imidazole-4,5-dicarboxylic acid, 2012, Journal of Coordination Chemistry , 65(23), 4177-4184.

23. Raj Kishore Vakiti*, Brady D. Garabato*, Natalie P. Schieber*, Melinda J. Rucks*, Yan Cao, Cathleen Webb, Jeremy B. Maddox, Aaron Celestian, Wei-Ping Pan, and Bangbo Yan, 2012, Crystal Growth & Design, 12 (8), 3937-3943

22. Bangbo Yan, Samantha A. Hodsdon*, Yan-Fen Li*, Christopher N. Carmichael*, Yan Cao, and Wei-Ping Pan, Synthesis, structures and properties of new hybrid solids containing ruthenium complexes and polyoxometalates, 2011, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 184 (2011) 3179-3184.

21. Amanda M. Smelser*, Yan-Fen Li*, Christopher N. Carmichael*, Hou-Yin Zhao, Wei-Ping Pan and Sean Parkin, Bangbo Yan, Self-assembly of 1D metalloporphyrin array within pseudo-hexagonal channels of polyoxometalates, 2011, Inorg Chim. Acta. 375(1), 122-127.

20. Yan-Fen Li*, Dalton G. Hubble*, Russell G. Miller*, Hou-Yin Zhao, Wei-Ping Pan, Sean Parkin, Bangbo Yan, Synthesis and characterization of two novel organic-inorganic hybrid solids from Keggin ions and metal coordination complexes, 2010, Polyhedron, 29(18), 3324-3328

19. Bangbo Yan, Yan-Fen Li*, Hou-Yin Zhao, Wei-Ping Pan, Sean Parkin, Polyoxometalates Functioned as Ligands: Synthesis and Crystal structure of a new hybrid compound constructed from metatungstate and metal complex units, 2009, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 12, 1139

18. Bangbo Yan, Paul A. Maggard, "Effect Of Spin Ladder Topology On 2D Charge Ordering: Toward New Spin-Antiferroelectric Transitions" 2007, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 12646-12647.

17. Bangbo Yan, Paul A. Maggard, "M(bipyridine)V4O10 (M = Cu, Ag): Hybrid Analogues of Low-Dimensional Reduced Vanadates"  2007, Inorg. Chem., 46, 6640.

16. Bangbo Yan, Junhua Luo, Paul Dube, Athena S Sefat, John Greedan, and Paul Maggard, Spin-Gap Formation and Thermal Structural Studies In Reduced Hybrid Layered Vanadates, 2006, Inorganic Chemistry, 45(13); 5109-5118.

15. Bangbo Yan, and Paul Maggard, Polar symmetry and intercalation of new multilayered hybrid molybdates: [M2(pzc)2(H2O)x][Mo5O16] (M = Ni, Co), 2006, Inorganic Chemistry, 45(12); 4721-4727.

14. Bangbo Yan, Vladimir O. Golub and Abdessadek Lachgar, Syntheses, structures, and properties of novel one-dimensional copper cyanide coordination polymers, 2006, Inorg Chim. Acta. 359(1), 118-126.

13. Paul A. Maggard, Bangbo Yan, Layered Perrhenate and Vanadate Hybrid Solids: On the Utility of Structural Relationships,  in  Inorg. Chem. Focus III, Gerd Meyer (Editor), Dieter Naumann (Editor), Lars Wesemann (Editor), 2006.

12. Haisheng Lin, Bangbo Yan, Paul D. Boyle and Paul A. Maggard, Synthesis and properties of pyrazine-pillared Ag3Mo2O4F7 and AgReO4 layered phases, 2006, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 179(1), 217-225. 

11. Bangbo Yan, Michael D. Caprocotta, and Paul A. Maggard, Structural Origin Of Chirality And Properties Of Remarkable Helical Pillaring, Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 6509-6511.

10. Paul A. Maggard, Bangbo Yan, Junhua Luo, Pillared Hybrid Solid with Access to Coordinatively Unsaturated Metal Sites: An alternative Strategy, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005,  44, 2553-2556.

09. Bangbo Yan, CS Day, A. Lachgar, Octahedral metal clusters as building units in a neutral layered honeycomb network, [Zn(en)]2[Nb6Cl12(CN)6], Chem. Commun. 2004, 2390-2391.

08. Bangbo Yan, N. K. Goh, L. S. Chia, G. D. Stucky, Hydrothermal synthesis, structures and catalytic property of the new open-framework cobalt tungsten phosphates (enH2)3[Co3W4P4O28] and K6[Co3W4P4O28],  J. Mater. Chem. 2004(14), 1567-1571.

07. Bangbo Yan, N. K. Goh and Lian S. Chia, Hydthermal syntheses and crystal structures of novel one- and two-dimensional organic/inorganic hybrid materials composed of paradodecatungstate-B clusters and [Cu(en)2]2+ complex groups, Inorg Chim. Acta. 2004, 357(2), 490.

06. Bangbo Yan, H. Zhou, and A. Lachgar, Octahedral niobium chloride clusters as building blocks of templated Prussian blue framework analogs, Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 8818.

05. Bangbo Yan, Y. Xu, X. Bu, N. K. Goh, L. S. Chia and G. D. Stucky, Hydrothermal syntheses and structures of three one-dimensional heteropolytungstates formed by Dawson or Keggin cluster units. Dalton Trans., 2001, 2009-2014.

04. L. E. Khoo, Bangbo Yan, N. K. Goh, and S. W. Ng, Crystal structures of chloro[4-bromo-2-(dimethyl amino-2-ethyl)aminomethylphenolato]diphenyltin(IV) and dichloro[4-bromo-2-(2-dimethylaminoethyl)iminomethylenepholato]phenyltin(IV), Main Group metal Chemistry, 2001, 24(11), 817-818.

03. Bangbo Yan, Y. Xu, N. K. Goh, and L. S. Chia, Hydrothermal synthesis and crystal structures of two novel hybrid open-frameworks and a two-dimensional network based on tungsten(VI) oxides, Chem. Commun., 2000, 2169.

02. Bangbo Yan, Y. Xu, N. K. Goh, and L. S. Chia. hydrothermal synthesis and crystal structure of a novel one-dimensional tritungstate: (C2H10N2)[W3O10], Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2000, 3, 379.

01. L. E Khoo, Bangbo Yan, N. K. Goh, and S. W. Ng, A 1:1 adduct of chlorotriphenyltin(IV) with 4-bromo-2-[(dimethylaminoethyl)aminomethyl]phenol, Main group Metal Chemistry, 2000, 23, 721.


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