Dr. Yuqing  Zhang

Dr. Yuqing Zhang

Professor
Tianjin University, China


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Chemistry from Tianjin University, China

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Biography

Dr. Yuqing Zhang is a Professor at Tianjin University P. R. China. He obtained his B.E. and M.E. and Ph. D. degrees from Tianjin University. He was supported by CSC (P. R. China) to visit and work at The University of Queensland (Australia) and Curtin University. He has published 85 papers, held 12 China patents and 3 awards such as 2004 National science and technology patent award of second class, 2012 Research Exchanges with China and India award supported by the Royal Academy of Engineering, 2009 outstanding post-doctoral researcher’s award in Tianjin. He is a peer reviewer of some international journals such as Journal of Membrane Science, Chemical Engineering Science, Electrochimica Acta, and Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research etc. His research expertise is in Functional Materials for Photocatalysis, Membrane Separation, Energy, Drug Delivery, Chemistry, Batteries, Biofuel and Environmental Engineering etc.

Area of Interest:

Chemistry
100%
Photocatalysis
62%
Membrane Separation
90%
Drug Delivery Systems
75%
Biofuels
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Zhang, Y.., L. Wang and Y. Xu, 2015. ZVT (porous ZrO2 solid superacid shell/void/TiO2 core particles)/PVDF composite membranes with anti-fouling performance for sewage treatment. Chem. Eng. J., 260: 258-268.
  2. Zhang, Y., L. Wang and Y. Xu, 2015. Effect of doping porous ZrO2 solid superacid shell/void/TiO2 core nanoparticles (ZVT) on properties of polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) membranes. Desalination, 358: 84-93.
  3. Zhang, Y. and Y. Zhang, 2015. Porous Zrx Si1-xO2 shell /void/TiO2 core particles with enhancing transfer for cleaning water. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 448: 517-524.
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  4. Zhang, Y. and J. Zhu, 2015. Composite photocatalytic membrane prepared by embedding porous SiO2 shell/void/TiO2 core particles into polycarbonate for photodegrading and removing pollutant from water. Chem. Eng. Sci., 126: 300-308.
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  5. Zhang, Y., J. Yan and S. Liu, 2014. Biocompatibility and biomedical applications of functionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles. Biointerface Research Applied Chem., 4: 767-775.
  6. Zhang, Y. and Y. Mo, 2014. Preparation of MnO2 electrodes coated by Sb-doped SnO2 and their effect on electrochemical performance for supercapacitor. Electrochimica Acta, 142: 76-83.
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  7. Zhang, S., R. Wang, S. Zhang, G. Li and Y. Zhang, 2014. Treatment of wastewater containing oil using phosphorylated silica nanotubes (PSNTs)/polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) composite membrane. Desalination, 332: 109-116.
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  8. Zhang, S., R. Wang, S. Zhang, G. Li and Y. Zhang, 2014. Radial-arrayed porous SiO2 shell/void/TiO2 core photocatalytic nanoparticles with enhancing mass and light transfer for environmental protection. Sci. Adv. Mater., 6: 1262-1268.
  9. Zhang, Y.Q., L.L. Zhao, S.L. Xu, C. Zhang, X.Y. Chen and L.X. Song, 2013. Preparation and characterization of polyvinylidene fluoride/ZrO2-TiO2 optical film with wide band gap and high refractive index. J. Inorg. Mater., 28: 671-676.
  10. Zhang, Y., F. Liu, Y. Lu, L. Zhao and L. Song, 2013. Investigation of phosphorylated TiO2-SiO2 particles/polysulfone composite membrane for wastewater treatment. Desalination, 324: 118-126.
  11. Zhang, S., R. Wang, S. Zhang, G. Li and Y. Zhang, 2013. Development of Phosphorylated silica nanotubes (PSNTs)/ polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) composite membranes for wastewater treatment. Chem. Eng. J., 230: 260-271.
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  12. Zhang, Y.,, G. Zhang, S. Liu, C. Zhang and X. Xu, 2012. Naked TiO2 capsulated in nanovoid microcapsule of poly(vinylindene fluoride) supporter with enhanced photocatalytic activity. Chem. Eng. J., 204-206: 217-224.
  13. Zhang, Y., Y. Xu, S. Zhang, Y. Zhang and Z. Xu, 2012. Study on a novel composite membrane for treatment of sewage containing oil. Desalination, 299: 63-69.
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  14. Zhang, Y., X. Zhao, S. Zhang, G. Zhang and S. Liu, 2012. Optimized preparation conditions of yttria doped zirconia coatings on potassium ferrate (VI) electrode for alkaline super-iron battery. Applied Energy, 99: 265-271.
  15. Zhang, Y., F. Liu, S. Zhang, Y. Zhang and S. Liu, 2012. Preparation of nonstoichiometric silica with multi-active groups and Effect of its doping on polysulfone membrane capabilities. Separat. Sci. Technol., 47: 2311-2319.
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  16. Zhang, Y., Z. Jin, X. Shan, J. Sunarso and P. Cui, 2011. Preparation and characterization of phosphorylated Zr-doped hybrid silica/PSF composite membrane. J. Hazard. Mater., 186: 390-395.
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  17. Zhang, Y., Z. Jin, J. Sunarso and J. Li, 2011. Development of nonstoichiometric silica with multi-active groups/polysulfone composite membranes for wastewater containing oil. Chem. Eng. J., 170: 14-20.
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  18. Zhang, Y., Y. Zhang and L. Tang, 2011. Effect of PEG4000 on cellulase catalysis in the lignocellulose saccharification processes. J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 86: 115-120.
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  19. Zhang, Y., X. Xu, Y. Zhang and J. Li, 2011. Effect of adding surfactant for transforming lignocellulose into fermentable sugars during biocatalysing. Biotechnol. Bioprocess Eng., 16: 930-936.
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  20. Zhang, Y., X. Shan, Z. Jin and Y. Wang, 2011. Synthesis of sulfated y-doped zirconia particles and effect on properties of polysulfone membranes for treatment of wastewater containing oil. J. Hazard. Mater., 192: 559-567.
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  21. Zhang, Y., X. Shan and X. Gao, 2011. Development of a molecularly imprinted membrane for selective separation of flavonoids. Separat. Purif. Technol., 76: 337-344.
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  22. Zhang, Y., G. Zhang and T. Du, 2011. Development of potassium ferrate(VI) cathode material stabilized with yttria doped zirconia coating for alkaline super-iron battery. Electrochimica Acta, 56: 1159-1163.
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  23. Zhang, Y., C. Zhang, Y. Zhang, G. Zhang, S. Liu and Z. Xu, 2011. Development of Al2O3 film on diatomite for treating wastewater containing anionic polyacrylamide. Chem. Eng. Technol., 34: 2016-2021.
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  24. Zhang, Y., Z. Jin, Y. Wang and P. Cui, 2010. Study on phosphorylated Zr-doped hybrid silicas/PSF composite membranes for treatment of wastewater containing oil. J. Membrane Sci., 361: 113-119.
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  25. Zhang, Y., X. Gao, L. Xiang, Y. Zhang and J.C.D. da Costa, 2010. Study on composite membranes with high selective permeance properties. J. Membrane Sci., 346: 318-326.
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  26. Zhang, Y., T. Du, X. An, Z. Tu and G. Zhang, 2010. Study on Ce-doped nonstoichiometric nanosilica for promoting properties of polysulfone membrane. Chem. Eng. Technol., 33: 676-681.
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  27. Zhang, Y., G. Zhang, T. Du and L. Zhang, 2010. Study on performance of composite polymer films doped with modified molecular sieve for lithium-ion batteries. Electrochimica Acta, 55: 5793-5797.
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  28. Zhang, Y., X. Gao, Y. Wang, Y. Zhang and G. Lu, 2009. Study on the build of channels in accurate separation membrane and its selective mechanism. J. Membrane Sci., 339: 100-108.
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  29. Zhang, Y., P. Cui, T. Du, L. Shan and Y. Wang, 2009. Development of a sulfated Y-doped nonstoichiometric zirconia/polysulfone composite membrane for treatment of wastewater containing oil. Separat. Sci. Technol., 44: 1991-2003.
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  30. Zhang, Y., P. Cui, T. Du and Y. Fan, 2009. Study on Ce-doped nonstoichiometric nano-silica/PSF composite membrane for separation of chinese yam polysaccharide. Separat. Sci. Technol., 44: 1991-2003.
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  31. Zhang, Y., L. Xiang, Y. Zhang and X. Gao, 2009. Study on preparation of composite membrane with molecular recognizing property and its selective permeance mechanism. Separat. Purif. Technol., 2009, 65: 130-136.
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  32. Zhang, Y., L. Xiang, T. Du, Y. Zhang and M. Lu, 2009. Preparation and characterization of imprinted porous materials with high selectivity for luteolin. Chem. Eng. Technol., 32: 1512-1519.
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  33. Zhang, Y., L. Tang, X. An, E. Fu and C. Ma, 2009. Modification of cellulase and its application to extraction of diosgenin from Dioscorea zingiberensis C.H. Wright. Biochem. Eng. J., 47: 80-86.
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  34. Guobiao, C., Z. Yanqiao, L. Chunbao and Z. Yuqing, 2009. A new and more efficient synthesis of methylene acetals. Synthesis-Stuttgart, 22: 2828-3832.
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  35. Zhang, Y., Y. Zhang, Z. Qin and Z. Ma, 2008. Synthesis of silica adsorbent and its selective separation for flavone. Frontiers Chem. China, 3: 320-324.
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  36. Zhang, Y., Y. Zhang and H. Zhang, 2008. Study on preparation of a novel silica adsorbent and its selective separation for genistein. Brazilian J. Chem. Eng., 25: 201-206.
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  37. Zhang, Y., L. Shan, Z. Tu and Y. Zhang, 2008. Preparation and characterization of novel ce-doped nonstoichiometric nanosilica/polysulfone composite membranes. Separa. Purif. Technol., 63: 207-212.
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  38. Zhang, Y., H. Zhang and Z. Ma, 2008. Study on preparation of silica adsorbent with nanopores and its selective adsorption for genistein. Nanotechnol. Precision Eng., 6: 159-163.
  39. Zhang, Y., E. Fu and J. Liang, 2008. Effect of ultrasonic wave on the saccharification processes of lignocellulose. Chem. Eng. Technol., 31: 1510-1515.
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  40. Zhang, Y., Z. Qin and Z. Tu, 2007. Study of the preparation of flavone imprinted silica microspheres and their molecular recognition function. Chem. Eng. Technol., 30: 1014-1019.
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  41. Zhang, Y., J. Liang, E. Fu and B. Li, 2007. Effect of modified enzymatic catalysis on extraction of diosgenin from Dioscorea zingiberensis C.H. wright. Chem. Eng. Technol., 30: 1488-1494.
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  42. Zhang, Y., H. Zhang and Z. Ma,2006 2006. Study on preparation of silica adsorbent with nanopores and its selective separation for genistein. Nanoscience, 11: 254-257.
  43. Zhang, Y.Q. and R.S. Wang, 2002. Synthesis of silica gels with high adsorption activity for extraction zirconium. Trans. Tianjin Univ., 8: 143-146.
  44. Zhang, Y.Q. and R.S. Wang, 2001. Selective separation behavior of silica gel for zirconium in simulated HLLW. J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., 247: 205-207.
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