Publication

2020

Q.Y. Wang ,Y.X Li, A. Serrano LotinaW. Han, R. Portela, R.X. WangM.A. Bañares, and K. L.Yeung*, "Operando Investigation of Toluene Oxidation over 1D Pt@ CeO2 Derived from Pt Cluster-Containing MOF." Journal of the American Chemical Society (2020): 196–205.

V. Castillo Ramos, W. Han, and and K.L. Yeung*, "A comparative study between ionic liquid coating and counterparts in bulk for toluene absorption." Green Chemical 

Y.X Li, W. Han#, R.X. Wang, L.T. Weng, A. Serrano Lotina, M.A. Bañares, Q.Y. Wang and K.L. Yeung*, “Performance of an aliovalent-substituted CoCeOx catalyst from bimetallic MOF for VOC oxidation in air,” Appl. Catal. B 275 (2020) 119121.

U. L. Qurat, J. K. C. Kwan,and K.L. Yeung*, "Antimicrobial Efficacy Study using a light disinfection device for Health Care-Associated Infections." Access Microbiology 2.2 (2020): 240.

V. Castillo Ramos, W. Han#, X.P. Zhang, S.J. Zhang and K.L. Yeung*, “Supported ionic liquids for air purification,” Curr. Opin. Green Sustain. Chem. (2020): 100391

2019

M. Malekzadeh§, K.L. Yeung*, M. Halali and Q. Chang, “Preparation and antibacterial behaviour of nanostructured Ag@SiO2-penicillin with silver nanoplates,” New J. Chemistry. 43 (2019) 16612-16620.

J.J. Ternero-Hidalgo§, F.F. Budihardjo and K.L. Yeung*, “Rapid synthesis of zeolite film coating on stainless steel,” Catal. Today DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2019.08.057.

Q.Y. Wang, K.L. Yeung* and M.A. Banares, “Ceria and its related materials for VOC catalytic combustion: A review,” Catal. Today DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2019.05.016.

M. Roca-Ayats, K.L. Yeung, M. Hernandez-Caricol, W. Chen, R. Deng, J.L.G. Fiero, J. Lazaro and M.CV. Martinez-Huerta, “Titaniumcarbonitride-graphene composites assembled with organic linkers as electrocatalytic supports for methanol oxidation reaction,” Catal. Today DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2019.06.079.

L.P. Li, J.K.C. Kwan and K.L. Yeung*, “An investigation of the transformation, kinetics and bioactivity of ozone treatment of DEET in water,” Chem. Eng. J. 368 (2019) 10-17.

M. Malekzadeh§, K.L. Yeung*, M. Halali and Q. Chang, “Synthesis of nanostructured Ag@SiO2-Penicillin from high purity Ag NPs prepared by electromagnetic levitation melting process,” Mater. Sci. Eng. C 102 (2019) 616-622.

Q.Y. Wang, Z.M. Li#, M.A. Banares, L.T. Weng, Q.F. Gu, J. Price, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “A novel approach to high-performance aliovalent-substituted catalysts-2D bimetallic MOF-derived CeCuOx microsheets,” Small 15 (2019) 1903525.

K.L. He, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “Preparation and performance of catalytic MOFs in microreactor,” J. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng. 98 (2019) 85-93.


Y. Li and K.L. Yeung*, “Polymeric catalytic membrane for ozone treatment of DEET in water,” Catal. Today 331 (2019) 53-59.


R. Deng, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “Confined PFSA/MOF composite membranes in fuel cells for promoted water management and performance,” Catal. Today 313 (2019) 12-17.

 

2018

J.F. Ding#, T.L. Ma, R. Shao, W. Xu, P.F. Wang, X.Y. Song, R.F. Guan, K.L. Yeung and W. Han, “Gas phase dehydration of glycerol to acrolein on an amino siloxane-functionalized MCM-41 supported Wells-Dawson type H6P2W18O62 catalyst,” New J. Chem. 42 (2018) 14271-14280.

W.J. Xie, L.T. Weng, K.L. Yeung and C.M. Chan, “Segregation of dioctyl phthalate to the surface of polystyrene films characterized by ToF-SIMS and XPS, Surf. Interf. Anal. 50 (2018) 1302-1309.

W.J. Xie, L.T. Weng, K.L. Yeung and C.M. Chan, “Repair of defects created by Ar+ sputtering on graphite surface by annealing as confirmed using ToF-SIMS and XPS,” Surf. Interf. Anal. 50(2018) 851-859.

Q.Y. Wang, K.L. Yeung and M.A. Banares, “Operando Raman-online FTIR investigation of ceria, vanadia/ceria and gold/ceria catalysts for toluene elimination,” J. Catal. 364 (2018) 80-88.

W.J. Xie, L.T. Weng, C.K. Chan, K.L. Yeung and C.M. Chan, “Reactions of SO2 and NH3 with epoxy groups on the surface of graphite oxide powder,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 20 (2018) 6431-6439.


K.M. Ng, Y.T.R. Lau, L.T. Weng, K.L. Yeung and C.M. Chan, “ToF-SIMS and computation analysis: Fragmentation mechanisms of polystyrene, polystyrene-d5, and polypentafluorostyrene,” Surf. Interface Anal. 50 (2018) 220-233.

 

2017

M.C. Ortega-Liebana, J.L. Hueso, S.A. Ferdousi, R. Arenal, S. Irusta, K.L. Yeung and J. Santamaria, “Extraordinary sensitizing effect of co-doped carbon nanodots derived from mate herb: Application to enhanced photocatalytic degradation of chlorinated wastewater compounds under visible light,” Appl. Catal. B 218 (2017) 68-79.


 

2016

M.C. Ortega-Liebana, J.L. Hueso, S. Ferdousi, K.L. Yeung and J. Santamaria, “Nitrogen-doped luminescent carbon nanodots for optimal photo-generation of hydroxyl radicals and visible-light expanded photo-catalysis,” Diamond Related Mater. 65 (2016) 176-182.

X.Q. Chen, W.K. Ching, K.F. Lam, W. Wei and K.L. Yeung*, “An investigation of the selective adsorptions of metals on mesoporous NH2-MCM-41,” J. Phys. Chem. C 120 (2016) 18365-18376.

 

2015→

T. Zhang, L. Lin, X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, X.J. Yan, Z. Liu and K.L. Yeung, “Facile preparation of ZIF-8@Pd-CSS sandwich-type microspheres via in situ growth of ZIF-8 shells over Pd-loaded colloidal carbon spheres with aggregation-resistant and leach-proof properties for Pd nanoparticles,” Appl. Surf. Sci. 351 (2015) 1184-1190.

G.C. Zhang, T. Zhang, X.F. Zhang and K.L. Yeung, “Continuous flow ZiF-8/NaA composite membrane microreactor for efficient Knoevenagel condensation,” Catal. Commun. 68 (2015) 93-96.

T. Zhang, L. Lin, X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, X. Yan, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung, “Synthesis and characterization of ZIF-8@SiO2@Fe3O4 core@double-shell microspheres with noble metal nanoparticles sandwiched between two shell layers,” Mater. Lett. 148 (2015) 17-21.

K.K. Cheng, P.S. Chan, S.J. Fan, S.M. Kwan, K.L. Yeung, Y.X.J. Wang, A.H.L. Chow, E.X. Wu and L. Baum, “Curcumin-conjugated magnetic nanoparticles for detecting amyloid plagues in Alzheimer’s disease mice using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI),” Biomaterials 44 (2015) 155-172.

T.N. Ng, X.Q. Chen and K.L. Yeung, “Direct manipulation of particle size and morphology of ordered mesoporous silica by flow synthesis,” RSC Advances 5 (2015) 13331-13340.

 

K.L. Yeung* and W. Han#, “Zeolites and mesoporous materials in fuel cell applications,” Catal. Today, 236 (2014) 182-205.

 

Zhang, J., Zhang, T., X.F. Zhang, W. Liu, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung, “New synthesis strategies for Ni/Al2O3-Sil-1 core–shell catalysts for steam reforming of methane,” Catal. Today 236A (2014) 34-40.

 

T. Zhang, X.F. Zhang, X. Yan, L. Lin, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung*, “Core-shell Pd/ZSM-5@ZIF-8 membrane micro-reactors with size selectivity properties for alkene hydrogenation,” Catal. Today 236A (2014) 41-48.

 

J.Q. Li, L. Li, H.Q. Chen, Q. Chang, X.D. Liu, Y. Wu, C.X. Wei, R. Li, J.K.C. Kwan and K.L. Yeung*, “Application of vitamin E to antagonize SWCNTs-induced exacerbation of allergic asthma,” Sci. Report 4 (2014) 4275.

 

L. Kong, X.F. Zhang, Y. Liu, S. Li, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung, “In-situ fabrication of high-permeance ZIF-8 tubular membranes in a continuous flow system,” Mater. Chem. Phys. 148 (2014) 10-16.

 

X.F. Zhang, Y. Liu, S. Li, L. Kong, H. Liu, Y. Li, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, W. Zhu, W. Yang, J. Qiu, “New membrane architecture with high performance: ZIF-8 membrane supported on vertically aligned ZnO nanorods for gas permeation and separation,” Chem. Mater. 26 (2014) 1975-1981.

 

Lin, L. Zhang, T. X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, K.L. Yeung and J. Qiu, “New Pd/SiO2@ZIF-8 core-shell catalyst with selective, antipoisoning and antileaching properties for the hydrogenation of alkenes,” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 53 (2014) 10906-10913.

 

Y. Liu, S. Li, X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, J. Qiu, Y. Li and K.L. Yeung*, “New membrane architecture: ZnO/ZIF-8 mixed matrix membrane exhibiting superb H2 permselectivity and excellent stability,” Inorg. Chem. Commun. 48 (2014) 77-80.

 

T. Zhang, B. Li, X.F. Zhang, J. Qiu, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “Pd nanoparticles immobilized in a microporous/mesoporous composite ZIF-8/MSS: A multifunctional catalyst for the hydrogenation of alkenes,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater. 197 (2014) 324-330.

 

J. Zhang, X.F. Zhang, W.F. Liu, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung*, “A new alkali-resistant Ni/Al2O3-MSU-1 core-shell catalyst for methane steam reforming in a direct internal reforming molten carbonate fuel cell,” J. Power Source, 246 (2014) 74-83.

 

X.F. Zhang, Y. Liu, L. Kong, H. Liu, W. Han#, L.-T. Weng@, K.L. Yeung* and W. Zhu, “A simple and scalable method for preparing low-defect ZIF-8 tubular membranes,” J. Mater. Chem. A, 1 (2013) 10635-10638.

 

Z. Kang, X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, J. Qiu, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “Factors affecting the formation of Sn-Beta zeolites by steam-assisted conversion method,” Mater. Chem. Phys. 141 (2013) 519-529.

 

T. Zhang, X. Zhang, X. Yan, L. Kong, G. Zhang, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung*, “Synthesis of Fe2O3@ZIF-8 magnetic core-shell microspheres and their potential application in a capillary microreactor,” Chem. Eng. J. 228 (2013) 398-404.

 

Z. Kang, X.F. Zhang, H. Liu, J. Qiu and K.L. Yeung, “A rapid synthesis route for Sn-Beta zeolites by steam-assisted conversion and their catalytic performance in Baeyer-Villiger oxidation,” Chem. Eng. J. 218 (2013) 425-432.

 

X.Q. Chen, M. Arruebo@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Flow-synthesis of mesoporous silicas and their use in the preparation of magnetic catalysts for Knoevenagel condensation reactions,” Catal. Today, 204 (2013) 140-147.

 

X.Q. Chen and K.L. Yeung*, “Chemical engineering process miniaturization for chemical production and material manufacture,” Trans. HKIE, 19 (2012) 29-33.

 

W. Han#, C.T. Cheung†, H.Y. Poon†, and K.L. Yeung*, “A new structured composite membrane for fuel cell applications,” Catal. Today, 193 (2012) 194-199.

 

H.L. Ho, W.K. Chan, A. Blondy, K.L. Yeung* and J.-C. Schrotter@, “Experiment and modeling of advanced ozone membrane reactor for treatment of organic endocrine disrupting pollutant in water,” Catal. Today, 193 (2012) 120-127.

 

X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, Y. Wang@, H. Liu@, J.S. Qiu@, J.Q. Wang@, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung, “Investigation of Pd membrane reactor for one-step hydroxylation of benzene to phenol,” Catal. Today, 193 (2012) 151-157.

 

G.C. Zhang@, X.F. Zhang@, J. Lu@, Y. Wang@, H. Liu@, J.S. Qiu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Zeolite capillary microreactor by flow synthesis method,” Catal. Today, 193 (2012) 221-225.

 

X.Q. Chen, K.F. Lam, S.F. Mak, W.K. Ching, N.T. Ng and K.L. Yeung*, “Assessment of sericin biosorbent for selective dye removal,” Chin. J. Chem. Eng. 20 (2012) 426-432. 

 

W. Han#, S.M. Kwan and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite applications in fuel cells: Water management and proton conductivity,” Chem. Eng. J., 187 (2012) 367-371.

 

W. K. Chan, J. Jouet, S. Heng, K.L. Yeung* and J.-C. Schrotter@, “Membrane contactor/separator for an advanced ozone membrane reactor for treatment of recalcitrant organic pollutants in water,” J. Sol. State. Chem. 189 (2012) 96-100.

 

J. Zhang@, X.F. Zhang@, M. Tu@, W.F. Liu@, J.S. Qiu@, L. Zhou@, Z.G. Shao@, H.L. Ho and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation of alkali-resistant Ni core and zeolite shell catalysts for direct internal reforming molten carbonate fuel cell,” J. Power Sources, 198 (2012) 14-22.

 

X.Q. Chen, K.F. Lam# and K.L. Yeung*, “Selective removal of chromium from different aqueous systems using magnetic MCM-41 nanosorbents,” Chem. Eng. J.,172, (2011) 728-734.

 

X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, Y. Wang@, H. Liu@, J.S. Qiu@, J.Q. Wang@, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung, “Investigating the role of zeolite seeds nanocrystals in the synthesis of mesoporous catalysts with zeolite wall structure,” Chem. Mater.,23 (2011) 4469-4479.

 

X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, Y. Wang@, H. Liu@, J.Q. Wang@, J.S. Qiu@, H.L. Ho, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation and performance of TS-1/SiO2 egg-shell catalysts,” Chem. Eng. J. (in press).

 

W. Han# and K.L. Yeung*, “Confined PFSA-zeolite composite membrane for self-humidifying fuel cell,” Chem. Commun. 47 (2011) 8085-8087.

 

X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, Y. Wang@, H. Liu@, J.S. Qiu@, J.Q. Wang@, W. Han# and K.L. Yeung, “Performance of TS-1-coated structured packing materials for styrene oxidation reaction,” ACS Catal., 1 (2011) 437-445.

 

N. Yao# and K.L. Yeung*, “Investigation of the performance of TiO2 photocatalytic coatings,” Chem. Eng. J., 167 (2011) 13-21.

 

X.Q. Chen, K.F. Lam, S.F. Mak† and K.L. Yeung*, “Precious metal recovery by selective adsorption using biosorbents,” J. Hazardous Mater., 186 (2011) 902-910.

 

K.F. Lam#, H. Kassab@, M. Pera-Titus@, K.L. Yeung, B. Albela@, L. Bonneviot@, “MCM-41 “LUS”: Alumina tubular membranes for metal separation in aqueous solution,” J. Phys. Chem. C, 115 (2011) 176-187.

 

X.B. Wang§, Y. Guo@, X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, J. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung, “Catalytic properties of benzene and phenol hydroxylation by TS-1 film reactor and Pd-TS-1 composite membrane reactor,” Catal. Tod.,156 (2010) 288-294. 

 

Y. Guo@, X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, H.Y. Zou@, H. Liu@, J. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung, “Pd-Silicalite-1 composite membrane reactor for direct hydroxylation of benzene to phenol,” Catal. Tod.,156 (2010) 282-287.

 

W. Han#, S.M. Kwan and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite proton conducting membrane for micro fuel cell applications,” Topics Catal., 53 (2010) 1394-1400.

 

Y. Guo@, X.F. Zhang@, H. Deng@, X.B. Wang@, Y. Wang@, J.S. Qiu@, J.Q. Wang and K.L. Yeung, “A novel approach for the preparation of highly stable Pd membrane on macroporous alpha-Al2O3 tube,” J. Membr. Sci., 362 (2010) 241-248.

 

S.M. Kwan, A.Y.L. Leung, and K.L. Yeung, “Gas permeation and separation in ZSM-5 micromembranes,” 73 (2010) 44-50.

 

X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, K.L. Yeung and J.Q. Wang@, “Preparation of titanium silicalite-1 catalytic films and application as catalytic membrane reactors,” Chem. Eng. J., 156 (2010) 562-570.

 

Y. Li, W.K. Leung‡, P.S. Lau@, K.L. Yeung* and J.K.C. Kwan@ “A multilevel antimicrobial coating based on polymer-encapsulated ClO2,” Langmuir, 25 (2009) 13472-13480.

 

Y. Guo@, X.F. Zhang@, H. Zou@, H. Liu@, J. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Pd-silicalite-1 composite membrane for direct hydroxylation of benzene,” Chem. Commun., (2009) 5898-5900.

 

J.L. Zhou@, X.F. Zhang@, J. Zhang@, H. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation of alkali-resistant, Sil-1 encapsulated nickel catalysts for direct internal reforming-molten carbonate fuel cell,” Catal. Commun. 10 (2009) 1804-1807.

 

X.Q. Chen, K.F. Lam#, Q.J. Zhang@, B.C. Pan@, M. Arruebo@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Synthesis of highly selective magnetic mesoporous adsorbent,” J. Phys. Chem. C. 113 (2009) 9804-9813.

 

Y.S. Cheng, M.A. Peña@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Hydrogen production from partial oxidation of methane in a membrane reactor,” J. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng. 40 (2009) 281-288.

 

K.L. Yeung*, W.K. Leung, N. Yao# and S.L. Cao#, “Reactivity and antimicrobial properties of nanostructured titanium dioxide,” Catal. Tod., 143 (2009) 218-224.

 

L.F. Liu#, J. Barford@ and K.L. Yeung, “Non-UV germicidal activity of fresh TiO2 and Ag/TiO2,” J. Environ. Sci.-China, 21 (2009) 700-706.

 

K.L. Yeung*, S.M. Kwan and W.N. Lau, “Zeolites in microsystems for chemical synthesis and energy generation,” Topic Catal., 52 (2009) 101-110.

 

W.K. Leung‡, A.P.S. Lau@ and K.L. Yeung, “Bactericidal and sporicidal performance of a polymer-encapsulated chlorine dioxide (ClO2) coated surface, J. Appl. Microbiol., 106 (2009) 1463-1472.

 

F.R. Qiu, X.B. Wang§, X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, S.Q. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation and properties of TS-1 zeolite and film using Sil-1 nanoparticles as seeds,” Chem. Eng. J., 147 (2009) 316-322

 

S.L. Cao#, K.L. Yeung*, J.K.C. Kwan@, P.M.T. To@, S.C.T. Yu@, “An investigation of the performance of catalytic aerogel filters,” Appl. Catal. B, 86 (2009) 127-136.

 

N. Yao#, S.L. Cao# and K.L. Yeung*, “Mesoporous TiO2-SiO2 aerogels with hierarchal pore structures,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 117 (2009) 570-579.

 

K.F. Lam‡, X.Q. Chen, G. McKay@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Anion effect on Cu2+ adsorption on NH2-MCM-41,” I&EC Research, 47 (2008) 9376-9383.

 

N. Yao# and K.L. Yeung*, “Anomalous crystal growth on TiO2 thin film induced by AFM tip,” I&EC Research, 47 (2008) 9195-9200.

 

J.Y. Cui@, X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, S.Q. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation and application of zeolite/ceramic microfiltration membranes for treatment of oil contaminated water,” J. Membr. Sci., 325 (2008) 420-426.

 

K.F. Lam‡, C.M. Fong†, K.L. Yeung* and G. McKay@, “Selective adsorption of gold from complex mixtures using mesoporous adsorbents,” Chem. Eng. J., 145 (2008) 185-195.

 

S.M. Kwan and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite microfuel cell,” Chem. Commun., (2008) 3631-3633.

 

W.N. Lau, K.L. Yeung* and R. Martin-Aranda@, “Knoevenagel condensation reaction between benzaldehyde and ethyl acetoacetate in microreactor and membrane microreactor,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 115 (2008) 156-163.

 

S. Heng‡, K.L. Yeung*, A. Julbe@, A. Ayral@ and J.-C. Schrotter@, “Preparation of hybrid zeolite membrane separator/contactor for ozone water treatment,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 115 (2008) 137-146.

 

A. Alshebani§, M. Pera-Titus@, K.L. Yeung, S. Miachon@ and J.-A. Dalmon@, “Influence of desorption conditions before gas separation studies in nanocomposite MFI-alumina membranes,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 314 (2008) 143-151.

 

K.F. Lam#, X.Q. Chen, C.M. Fong† and K.L. Yeung*, “Selective mesoporous adsorbents for Ag+/Cu2+ separation,” Chem. Commun., (2008) 2034-2036.

 

S.L. Cao#, N. Yao# and K.L. Yeung*, “Synthesis of freestanding silica and titania-silica aerogels with ordered and disordered mesopores,” J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol., 46 (2008) 323-333.

 

M. Arruebo@, W.Y. Ho#, J. Arbiol@, J. Santamaría@, and K.L. Yeung*, “Preparation of magnetic nanoparticles encapsulated by an ultra-thin silica shell via transformation of magnetic Fe-MCM-41,” Chem. Mater., 20 (2008) 486-493.

 

K.F. Lam#, C.M. Fong† and K.L. Yeung*, “Separation of precious metals using selective mesoporous adsorbents,” Gold Bull., 40 (2007) 192-198.

 

S.L. Cao‡, K.L. Yeung* and P.L. Yue@, “Performance of freestanding, mesoporous titania-silica aerogel catalyst for gas phase photocatalytic oxidation of TCE,” Appl. Catal. B, 76 (2007) 64-72.

 

L. F. Liu#, J. Barford@, K. L. Yeung and G. Si@, “Non-UV based germicidal activity of metal-doped TiO2 coating on solid surfaces,” J. Environ. Sci. – China, 19 (2007) 745-750.

 

K.F. Lam‡, K.L. Yeung* and G. McKay@, “A new approach for Cd2+ and Ni2+ removal and recovery using mesoporous adsorbent with tunable selectivity,” Environ. Sci. Technol. 41 (2007) 3329-3334.

 

K.Y. Ho and K.L. Yeung*, “Properties of TiO2 support and the performance of Au/TiO2 catalyst for CO oxidation reaction,” Gold Bull., 40 (2007) 15-30.

 

S. Heng‡, K.L. Yeung*, M. Djafer@ and J.-C. Schrotter@, “A novel membrane reactor for water ozone treatment,” J. Membr. Sci., 289 (2007) 67-75.

 

K.F. Lam‡, K.L Yeung* and G. McKay@, “Preparation of Selective Mesoporous Adsorbents for Cr2O72- and Cu2+ Separation” Microporous and Mesoporous Mater., 100 (2007) 191-201.

 

J. Motuzas@, S. Heng‡, P.P.S Lau, K. L. Yeung, Z.J. Beresnevicius@ and A. Julbe@, “Ultra-rapid production of MFI membranes by coupling microwave-assisted synthesis with either ozone or calcination treatment,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 99 (2007) 197-205.

 

G.H. Yang@, X.F. Zhang@, S.Q. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “A novel method for the assembly of nano-zeolite crystals on porous stainless steel microchannel and then zeolite film growth,” Phys. Chem. Solid, 68 (2007) 26-31.

 

S.L. Cao‡, K.L. Yeung* and P.L. Yue@, “Preparation of freestanding, crack-free titania-silica aerogels and their performance for gas phase, photocatalytic oxidation of VOCs,” Appl. Catal., 68 (2006) 99-108.

 

K.F. Lam‡, K.L. Yeung* and G. McKay@, “A rational approach in the design of selective mesoporous adsorbents,” Langmuir, 22 (2006) 9632-9641.

 

G.H. Yang@, X.F. Zhang@, H.O. Liu@, J.Q. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung, “A simple method of nano-zeolite crystals self-assembly and its application to zeolite membrane synthesis by secondary growth,” Chem. J. Chinese Univ., 27 (2006) 1593-1598.

 

K.Y. Ho and K.L. Yeung*, “Effects of Ozone Pretreatment on the Performance of Au/TiO2 Catalyst for CO Oxidation Reaction,” J. Catal., 242 (2006) 131-141.

 

N. Yao#, K.L. Yeung* and G.X. Xiong@, “Nanoscale observation of morphological transformation during ageing of silica and silica-alumina,” J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol., 39 (2006) 139-150.

 

E. Perozo-Rondon@, R.M. Martin-Aranda@, B. Casal@, C.J. Duran-Valle@, W.N. Lau, X.F. Zhang# and K.L. Yeung, “Sonocatalysis in solvent free conditions: An efficient eco-friendly methodology to prepare chalcones using a new type of amino grafted zeolites,” Catal. Today, 114 (2006) 183-187.

 

K.F. Lam‡, K.L. Yeung* and G. McKay@, “An investigation of gold adsorption from a binary mixture with selective mesoporous silica adsorbents,” J. Phys. Chem. B, 110 (2006) 2187-2194.

 

X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, T.H. Wang@, A.J. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung, “Modification of carbon membranes and preparation of carbon-zeolite composite membranes with zeolite growth,” Carbon, 44 (2006) 501-507.

 

X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Influence of seed size on the formation and microstructure of zeolite silicalite-1 membranes by seeded growth,” Mat. Chem. Phys., 96 (2006) 42-50.

 

W.Q. Sun, K.F. Lam‡, L.W. Wong‡ and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite micropattern for biological applications,” Chem. Commun., 39 (2005) 4911-4912.

 

X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, K.L. Yeung and J.Q. Wang@, “Growth mechanism of zeolite NaA membranes and the thickness control of the membrane by secondary synthesis from clear solutions,” Chem. J. Chinese Univ., 26 (2005) 806-810.

 

X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Novel two-layered zeolite NaA-silicalite-1 membranes,” J. Phys. Chem. Solid, 66 (2005) 1034-1038.

 

K.L. Yeung*, X.F. Zhang#, W.N. Lau and R. Martin-Aranda@, “Experiments and modeling of membrane microreactors,” Catal. Today, 110 (2005) 26-37.

 

Y.S.S. Wan‡, K.L. Yeung* and A. Gavriilidis@, “TS-1 oxidation of aniline to azoxybenzene in a microstructured reactor,” Appl. Catal. A, 281 (2005) 285-293.

 

A.Y.L. Leung and K.L. Yeung, “Microfabricated ZSM-5 zeolite micromembranes,” Chem. Eng. Sci., 59 (2004) 4809-4817.

 

K.L. Yeung* and N. Yao#, “Scanning Probe Microscopy in Catalysis,” J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 4 (2004) 1-44.

 

X.F. Zhang@, T.H. Wang@, H. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Preparation of composite carbon-zeolite membranes using a simple method,” J. Mat. Sci. 39 (2004) 5603-5605.

 

S. Heng, P.S. Lau, K.L. Yeung*, M. Djafer@ and J.-C. Schrotter@, “Low-temperature ozone treatment for organic template removal from zeolite membrane,” J. Membr. Sci., 243 (2004) 69-78.

 

X.F. Zhang@, H. Liu@, T.H. Wang@ and K.L. Yeung, “Synthesis of NaA zeolite membrane on seeded substrate and its characterization,” Chinese J. Catal. 25 (2004) 586-590.

 

X.F. Zhang#, S.M. Lai, R. Martin-Aranda@ and K.L. Yeung*, “An investigation of knoevenagel condensation reaction in microreactors using new zeolite catalysts,” Appl. Catal. A, 261(2004) 109-118.

 

Y.S.S. Wan‡, J.L.H. Chau, A. Gavriilidis@ and K.L. Yeung*, “1-pentene epoxidation in catalytic microfabricated reactors,” J. Catal., 223 (2004) 241-249.

 

S.M. Lai, C.P. Ng†, R. Martin-Aranda@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Knoevenagel condensation reaction in a zeolite membrane microreactor,” Microporous and Mesoporous Mater., 66 (2003) 239-252.

 

Y.S.S. Wan‡, A. Gavriilidis@ and K.L. Yeung*, “1-pentene epoxidation in titanium silicalite-1 microchannel reactor: A comparison between experiments and model,” Chem. Eng. Res. & Des., 81 (2003) 753-760.

 

M.K.L. Cheung, D. Trau@, K.L. Yeung, M. Carles@ and N.J. Sucher@, “5’-thiolated oligonucleotides on (3-mercaptopropyl)trimethoxysilane-mica: Surface topography and coverage,” Langmuir, 19 (2003) 5846-5850.

 

K.L. Yeung*, S.T. Yau#, A.J. Maira#, J.M. Coronado@, J. Soria@ and P.L. Yue@, “The influence of surface properties on the photocatalytic activity of nanostructured TiO2,” J. Catal., 219 (2003) 107-116.

 

X.F. Zhang#, J.Q. Wang@, H.O. Liu@, C.H. Liu@ and K.L. Yeung, “Factors affecting the synthesis of hetero-atom zeolite Fe-ZSM-5 membrane,” Sep. and Puri. Technol., 32 (2003) 151-158.

 

K.Y. Ho, G. McKay@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Selective adsorbents from ordered mesoporous silica,” Langmuir, 19 (2003) 3019-3024. 

 

J.L.H. Chau, A.Y.L. Leung and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite micromembranes,” Lab-on-a-Chip, 3 (2003) 53-55.

 

A. J. Maira#, W.N. Lau, C. Y. Lee†, P. L. Yue@, C. K. Chan@ and K. L. Yeung*, “Performance of a membrane-catalyst for photocatalytic oxidation of volatile organic compounds,” Chem. Eng. Sci., 58 (2003) 959-962.

 

S.M. Lai, R. Martin-Aranda@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Knoevenagel condensation reaction in a membrane microreactor,” Chem. Commun., 2 (2003) 218-219.

 

G.H. Chen@, H. Lee@, K.L. Yeung, P.L. Yue@, A. Wong, T. Tao@ and K.K. Choi@, “Glass recycling in cement production – an innovative approach,” Waste Management, 22 (2002) 747-753.

 

A. Varma@, K.L. Yeung, R. Souleimanova@ and A. Mukasyan@, “Novel approach for thin dense nanoscale-grained metal films,” Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 41 (2002) 6323-6325.

 

Y.S.S. Wan‡, J.L.H. Chau, A. Gavriilidis@ and K.L. Yeung*, “TS-1 zeolite microengineered reactors for 1-pentene epoxidation,” Chem. Commun., 8 (2002) 878-879.

 

J.L.H. Chau and K.L. Yeung*, “Zeolite microtunnels and microchunnels,” Chem. Commun., 9 (2002) 960-961.

 

N. Yao#, G.-X. Guo@, K.L. Yeung, S.-S. Sheng@, M.-Y., He@, W.-S. Yang@ and X.-M. Liu@, “Ultrasonic-synthesis of silica-alumina nanomaterials with controlled mesopore distribution without using surfactants,” Langmuir, 18 (2002) 4111-4117.

 

Y.S. Cheng, M.A. Peña#, J.L. Fierro@, D.C.W. Hui@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Performance of alumina, zeolite, palladium, Pd-Ag alloy membranes for hydrogen separation from towngas mixture,” J. Membr. Sci. 204 (2002) 329-340.

 

E.S.M. Lai, L.T.Y. Au and K.L. Yeung*, “Influence of synthesis conditions and growth environment on MFI zeolite film orientation,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 54 (2002) 63-77.

 

K.L. Yeung*, A.J. Maira#, J. Stolz†, E.W.C. Hung†, N.K.C. Ho@, A.-C. Wei@, J. Soria@, K.-J. Chao@ and P.-L. Yue@, “Ensemble effects in nanostructured TiO2 used in the gas phase photo-oxidation of trichloroethylene,” J. Phys. Chem. B, 106 (2002) 4608-4616.

 

J.L.H. Chau, Y.S.S. Wan‡, A. Gavriilidis@ and K.L. Yeung*, “Incorporating zeolites in microchemical system,” Chem. Eng. J., 88 (2002) 187-200.

 

A.J. Maira#, J.M. Coronado@, V. Augugliaro@, K.L. Yeung, J.C. Conesa@ and J. Soria@, “FTIR study of the performance of nanostructured TiO2 particles for the photocatalytic oxidation of gaseous toluene,” J. Catal., 202 (2001) 413-420.

 

L.T.Y. Au, W.Y. Mui, P.S. Lau, C. Tellez# and K.L. Yeung*, “Engineering the shape of zeolite crystal grain in MFI membrane and their effects on the gas permeation properties,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater.,47 (2001) 203-216.

 

L.T.Y. Au and K.L. Yeung*, “An investigation of the relationship between microstructure and permeation properties of ZSM-5 membranes,” J. Membr. Sci., 194 (2001) 33-55.

 

W.C. Wong, L.T.Y. Au, P.S. Lau, C. Tellez# and K.L. Yeung*, “Effects of synthesis parameters on the zeolite membrane morphology,” J. Membr. Sci., 193 (2001) 141-161.

 

J.M. Coronado@, A.J. Maira#, J.C. Conesa@, K.L. Yeung*, V. Augugliaro@ and J. Soria@, “EPR study of the surface characteristics of nano-structured TiO2 under UV-irradiation,” Langmuir, 17 (2001) 5368-5374.

 

W.C. Wong, L.T.Y., Au, C. Tellez# and K.L. Yeung*, “Effects of synthesis parameters on the zeolite membrane growth,” J. Membr. Sci., 191 (2001) 143-163.

 

L. Lin, C.-M. Chan@, K.L. Yeung, J.-X. Li#, K.-M. Ng@ and Y. Lei, “Direct observation of growth lamellae and spherulites of a semicrystalline polymer by AFM,” Macromolecules, 34 (2001) 314-325.

 

L.T.Y., Au, J.L.H. Chau, C. Tellez# and K.L. Yeung*, “Preparation of Supported Sil-1, TS-1 and VS-1 membranes: Effects of Ti and V Metal Ions on the Membrane Synthesis and Permeation Properties,” J. Membr. Sci., 183 (2001) 269-291.

 

S.-J. Lee, A. Gavriilidis@ , Q.A. Pankhurst@, A. Kyek@, F. E. Wagner@, P. C. L. Wong@ and K.L. Yeung, “Effect of Drying Conditions of Au-Mn Co-precipitates for Low Temperature CO Oxidation,” J. Catal., 200 (2001) 298-308.

 

Y.S.S. Wan‡, J.L.H. Chau, K.L. Yeung* and A. Gavriilidis@, “Design and Fabrication of Zeolite-based Microreactors and Membrane Microseparators,” Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 42 (2001) 157-175.

 

Y.S. Cheng and K.L. Yeung*, “Effects of Electroless Plating Chemistry on the Synthesis of Palladium membranes,” J. Membr. Sci., 182 (2001) 195-203.

 

A.J. Maira#, K.L. Yeung, J. Soria@, J.M. Coronado@, C. Belver@, C.Y. Lee and V. Augugliaro@, “Gas-phase photo-oxidation of toluene using nanometer-size TiO2 catalysts,” Appl. Catal. B Environmental, 29 (2000) 327-336.  

 

A.J. Maira#, K.L. Yeung*, C.Y. Lee, P.L. Yue@, C.K. Chan@, “Size effects in gas-phase photo-oxidation of trichloroethylene using nanometer-sized TiO2 catalysts,” J. Catal., 192 (2000) 185-196.

 

J.L.H. Chau, C. Tellez#, K.L. Yeung* and K.-C. Ho@, “The role of surface chemistry in zeolite membrane formation,” J. Membr. Sci., 164 (2000) 257-275.

 

L. Lin, C.-M. Chan@, J.-X. Li#, K.-M. Ng@, K.L. Yeung and L.-T. Weng@, “A direct observation of the formation of nuclei and the development of lamellae in polymer spherulites,” Macromolecules, 32 (1999) 8240-8242.

 

Y.S. Cheng and K.L. Yeung*, “Preparation of supported Pd-Ag alloy membranes by electroless plating technique,” J. Membr. Sci., 158 (1999) 127-141.

 

K.L. Yeung*, S. Christiansen and A. Varma, “Palladium composite membranes prepared by electroless plating: Relationships between plating kinetics, film microstructure and membrane permeation,” J. Membr. Sci., 159 (1999) 107-122.

 

M.A. Pena, D.M. Carr, K.L. Yeung and A.Varma, “Ethylene epoxidation in a catalytic packed-bed membrane reactor,” Chem. Eng. Sci., 53 (1998) 3821-3834.

 

K.L. Yeung, A. Gavriilidis, A. Varma and M.M. Bhasin, “Effects of 1, 2-dichloroethane      addition on the optimal silver catalyst distribution in pellets for epoxidation of ethylene,” J. Catal., 174 (1998) 1-12.

 

J. Szegner, K.L. Yeung and A. Varma, “Effects of catalyst distribution in a membrane reactor: Experiment and model,” AIChE J., 43 (1997) 2059-2072.

 

K.L. Yeung, J.M. Sebastian and A. Varma, “Mesoporous alumina membranes: Synthesis characterization, thermal stability and nonuniform distribution of catalyst,” J. Membr. Sci.131 (1997) 9-28.

 

K.L. Yeung, K.H. Lee and E.E. Wolf, “Morphological transformation of Pd thin film catalyst during 1,3-butadiene hydrogenation: An air and UHV STM study,” J. Catal., 156 (1995) 120-131.

 

K.L. Yeung and A. Varma, “Novel preparation techniques for thin metal-ceramic composite membranes,” AIChE J., 41, (1995) 2131-2139.

 

K.L. Yeung, J.M. Sebastian and A. Varma, “Novel preparation of Pd/Vycor composite membranes,” Catal. Today, 25 (1995) 231-236.

 

K.L. Yeung, R. Aravind, R.J.X. Zawada, J. Szegner, G. Cao and A. Varma, “Nonuniform catalyst distribution for inorganic membrane reactors: Theoretical considerations and preparation techniques,” Chem. Eng. Sci., 49 (1994) 4823-4838.

 

K.L. Yeung and E.E. Wolf, “Scanning tunneling microscopy study of Pd thin film catalyst: I. Effects of the adsorbates and surface reaction on the film structures,” J. Catal., 143 (1993) 409-439.

 

K.L. Yeung and E.E. Wolf, “Scanning tunneling microscopy: Studies of size and morphology of Pt/graphite catalysts,” J. Catal., 135 (1992) 13-26.

 

K.L. Yeung and E.E. Wolf, “Scanning tunneling microscopy study of supported Pt and Pd catalysts: Microstructure and morphology,” J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A., 10 (1992) 651-656.

 

K.L. Yeung and E.E. Wolf, “STM studies of the effects of pretreatment on the morphology and aspect ratio distribution of crystallites on Pt/HOPG,” Cat. Let., 12 (1992) 213-226.

 

K.L. Yeung and E.E. Wolf, “Scanning tunneling microscopy: Study of the Pt catalyst particles supported on graphite,” J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B, 9 (1991) 798-803.

 

K.L. Yeung, E.E. Wolf and J.G. Duman, “A scanning tunneling microscopy study of an insect lipoprotein ice nucleator,” J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B, 9 (1991) 1197-1201.