Research

Main research interests are heterogeneous catalysis and solid-state NMR, particularly on

Light alkane and carbon dioxide activation and functionalization

Synthesis, structure and catalysis of acid catalysts

Synthesis, structure and catalysis of polyoxometalates and nano transition metal oxides

Heterogeneous selective hydrogenation and enantioselective hydrogenation

Study of catalytic reaction mechanisms using solid-state NMR technique

Synthesis of novel catalytic materials

Direct hydroxylation of benzene to phenol