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CAO Rong
Highest Education:
1799 JiMei Road, Xiamen City 361021, China
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Education and Appointments:
Main academic contributions:
Research Interest:
Functional materials of metal-organic coordination polymers; preparation and application of organic-inorganic composite membranes; nanocatalytic materials (electrocatalysis, photocatalysis and traditional small molecule catalysis)
Selected Publications:

1. Qi Yin; Peng Zhao; Rong-Jian Sa; Guang-Cun Chen; Jian Lü; Tian-Fu Liu*; Rong Cao*, An Ultra-Robust and Crystalline Redeemable Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Framework for Synergistic Chemo-Photodynamic Therapy. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2018. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201800354.
2. J. Liang, Y.-Q. Xie, Q. Wu, X.-Y. Wang, T.-T. Liu, H.-F. Li, Y.-B. Huang*, R. Cao*, Zinc Porphyrin/Imidazolium Integrated Multivariate Zirconium Metal-Organic Frameworks for Transformation of CO2 into Cyclic Carbonates, Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57 (5), 2584-2593.
3. Ji-fei Feng, Tian-fu Liu, Jianlin Shi, Shuiying Gao, Rong Cao*. Dual-Emitting UiO-66(Zr&Eu) Metal-Organic Framework Films for Ratiometric Temperature Sensing. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces Accepted. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b04889.(Dedicated to Professor Xin-Tao Wu on the occasion of his 80th birthday)
4. Ji-fei Feng, Shuiying Gao*, Jianlin Shi, Tian-fu Liu, Rong Cao*. C-QDs@UiO-66-(COOH)2 Composite Film via Electrophoretic Deposition for Temperature Sensing. Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 2447-2454.(Dedicated to Professor Xin-Tao Wu on the occasion of his 80th birthday)
5. Ji-fei Feng, Shuiying Gao*, Tian-fu Liu, Jianlin Shi,Rong Cao*. Preparation of Dual-Emitting Ln@UiO-66-Hybrid Films via Electrophoretic Deposition for Ratiometric Temperature Sensing. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, 10, 6014-6023.
6. Hai–Bo Huang, Yu Wang, Wen–Bin Jiao, Feng–Ying Cai, Min Shen, Shun–Gui Zhou, Hai–Lei Cao*, Jian Lü* and Rong Cao*, Lotus–Leaf–Derived Activated Carbon Supported Nano–CdS as Energy–Efficient Photocatalysts under Visible Irradiation. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2018, 6, 7871-7879.
7. Jun-Dong Yi,# Rui Xu,# Qiao Wu,# Teng Zhang, Ke-Tao Zang, Jun Luo, Yu-Lin Liang, Yuan-Biao Huang,* and Rong Cao*. Atomically Dispersed Iron Nitrogen Active Sites within Porphyrinic Triazine-Based Frameworks for Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Both Alkaline and Acidic Media. ACS Energy Lett. 2018, 3, 883–889.(Dedicated to Professor Xin-Tao Wu on the occasion of his 80th birthday)
8.Tao-Tao Liu, Rui Xu, Jun-Dong Yi, Jun Liang, Xu-Sheng Wang, Peng-Chao Shi, Yuan-Biao Huang,* and Rong Cao*, Imidazolium-Based Cationic Covalent Triazine Frameworks for Highly Efficient Cycloaddition of Carbon Dioxide. ChemCatChem; DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201800023.
9. Rui Xu, Xusheng Wang, Hui Zhao, Hua Lin, Yuan-Biao Huang* and Rong Cao*, Rhenium-modified porous covalent triazine framework for highly efficient photocatalytic carbon dioxide reduction in a solid–gas system. Catal. Sci. Technol., 2018, 8, 2224-2230.
10. Chun-Hui Chen, Xu-Sheng Wang, Lan Li, Yuan-Biao Huang* and Rong Cao*, Highly selective sensing of Fe3+ by an anionic metal–organic framework containing uncoordinated nitrogen and carboxylate oxygen sites. Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 3452–3458.
11.Ji-fei Feng, Xue Yang, Shuiying Gao, Jianlin Shi, Rong Cao*. Facile and Rapid Growth of Nanostructured Ln-BTC Metal-Organic Framework Films by Electrophoretic Deposition for Explosives Sensing in Gas and Cr3+ Detection in Solution. Langmuir 2017, 33, 14238-14243.
12.Jun-Dong Yi, Peng-Chao Shi, Jun-Liang, Min-Na Cao, Yuan-Biao Huang,* and Rong Cao*. Porous Hollow MoS2 Microspheres Derived from Core–Shell Sulfonated Polystyrene Microspheres@MoS2 Nanosheets for Efficient Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. Inorg. Chem. Front. 2017, 4, 741-747.
13.Qiang Wang, Rui Xu, Xu-Sheng Wang, Si-De Liu, Yuan-Biao Huang*, Rong Cao*. Platinum Nanoparticle-Decorated Porous Porphyrin-Based Metal Organic Framework for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production, Chinese J. Inorg. Chem., 2017, 33(11): 2038-2044. (Dedicated to Prof. Xiao-Zeng You)
14. J. Liang, R.-P. Chen, X.-Y. Wang, T.-T. Liu, X.-S. Wang, Y.-B. Huang*, and R. Cao*, “Postsynthetic ionization of an imidazole containing metal-organic framework for the cycloaddition of carbon dioxide and epoxides”, Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 1570-1575.

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