Publication list


Research paper URL

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9400-9740



2019

80. Chao Shi, Xiang-Bin Han, Wen Zhang,* "Structural phase transition-associated dielectric transition and ferroelectricity in coordination compounds", Coord. Chem. Rev., 2019, 378, 561−576.


2018

79. Chao Shi, Xi Zhang, Chun-Hua Yu, Ye-Feng Yao,* Wen Zhang,* "Geometric isotope effect of deuteration in a hydrogen-bonded host–guest crystal", Nat. Commun., 2018, 9, 481.

78. Yu-Ling Liu, Wen Zhang,* "Dielectric transitions and relaxations in Ca(II)Co(III)-based cyanometallate frameworks with a rare (6,6)-connected nia topology", Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 45−48.


2017

77. Yu-Ling Sun, Chao Shi, Wen Zhang,* "Distinct room-temperature dielectric transition in a perchlorate-based organic–inorganic hybrid perovskite", Dalton Trans., 2017, 46, 16774−16778.

76. Yu-Ling Sun, Xiang-Bin Han, Wen Zhang,* "Structural Phase Transitions and Dielectric Switching in a Series of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Perovskites ABX3 (X=ClO4− or BF4−)", Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23, 11126−11132.

75. Chao Shi, Ya Wang, Xiang-Bin Han, Wen Zhang,* "Switchable Dielectric Constant in the Cyanometalate-Based Hydrogen-Bonded [(CH3)2NH2]2(H3O)[Co(CN)6] Framework", Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2017, 3685−3689. (Cover profile)

74. Yu-Ling Liu, Wen Zhang,* "Cation-templated cyanometallate-based supramolecular rectangular cage compounds showing dielectric transitions", Inorg. Chem. Front., 2017, 4, 1304−1310.

73. Yu-Ling Sun, Bei-Bei Zheng, Wen Zhang,* "Role of crystallization water molecules on hydrogen-bonded structures and dielectric phase transitions in amino trimethylene phosphonic acid-based crystals", New J. Chem., 2017, 41, 5142−5150.

72. Yu-Ling Liu, Wen Zhang,* "Dual stimuli-triggered dielectric switching and sensing in a host-guest cyanometallate framework", Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 6077−6080. (Inside cover)

71. Xiang-Bin Han, Wen Zhang,* "Reply to the ‘Comment on “1,4-Diazabicycloij2.2.2]octane-based disalts showing non-centrosymmetric structures and phase transition behaviors”’ by M. Szafrański, CrystEngComm, 2017, 19, DOI: 10.1039/C6CE01469K", CrystEngComm, 2017, 19, 183–184

70. Xiang-Bin Han, Pan Hu, Chao Shi, Wen Zhang,* "Structural phase transitions and dielectric transitions in a 1,4-diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane (dabco) based organic crystal", J. Mol. Struct., 2017, 1127(5), 372-376.


2016

69. Chao Shi, Xiang-Bin Han, Pan Hu, Wen Zhang,* " Tuning dielectric transitions by B’-site mixing in hybrid double perovskite crystals (CH3NH3)2[K1−xRbxCo(CN)6] (x = 0.23–0.62)", Inorg. Chem. Front., 2016, 3, 1604-1608.

68. Wen-Ping Zhao, Chao Shi, Alessandro Stroppa, Domenico Di Sante, Fanica Cimpoesu, Wen Zhang,* "Lone-Pair-Electron-Driven Ionic Displacements in a Ferroelectric Metal–Organic Hybrid", Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55(20), 10337–10342.

67. Pan Hu, Run-Qiang Zhu, Wen Zhang,* "Distinct dielectric transitions in 1-ethylimidazole-based cadmium(II) complexes", Polyhedron, 2016, 115, 137–141.

66. Chao Shi, Chun-Hua Yu, Wen Zhang,* "Predicting and Screening Dielectric Transitions in a Series of Hybrid Organic–Inorganic Double Perovskites via an Extended Tolerance Factor Approach", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55(19), 5798−5802.

65. Xiao-Hui Yuan, Xiu-Dan Shao, Chao Shi, Wen Zhang,* “Dielectric transition and relaxation in an imidazolium-based organic-inorganic hybrid crystal (HIm)6[(CdCl4)(CdCl6)]”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2016, 67, 35−39.

64. Yu-Ling Liu, Yu-Feng Wang and Wen Zhang,* "Switchable dielectric constant in an inclusion compound bis(thiourea) imidazolium chloride", CrystEngComm, 2016, 18, 1958−1963.

63. Xiang-Bin Han, Pan Hu, Chao Shi, Wen Zhang,* "1,4-Diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane-based disalts showing non-centrosymmetric structures and phase transition behaviors", CrystEngComm, 2016, 18(9), 1563−1569.

62. Wenping Zhao, Yu Jin, Wen Zhang,* "Phase transitions in two organic salts based on 1,5-naphthalenedisulfonate", Sci. China Chem., 2016, 59(1), 114−121.


2015

61. Xiu-Dan Shao, Xi Zhang, Chao Shi, Ye-Feng Yao,* Wen Zhang,* "Switching Dielectric Constant Near Room Temperature in a Molecular Crystal", Adv. Sci., 2015, 2(5), 1500029.

60. Chao Shi, Xi Zhang, Ying Cai, Ye-Feng Yao,* Wen Zhang,* "A Chemically Triggered and Thermally Switched Dielectric Constant Transition in a Metal Cyanide Based Crystal", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54(21), 6206−6210.

59. Xi Zhang, Xiu-Dan Shao, Si-Chao Li, Ying Cai, Ye-Feng Yao,* Ren-Gen Xiong, Wen Zhang,* “Dynamics of Caged Imidazolium Cation – Toward Understanding The Order-Disorder Phase Transition and Switchable Dielectric Constant”, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51(22), 4568−4571. (Cover picture)


2014

58. Chao Shi, Bin Wei, Wen Zhang,* “Toward Understanding the Origin of Structural Phase Transition in Guanidinium Pyridinium 1,5-Naphthalenedisulfonate”, Cryst. Growth Des., 2014, 14, 6570−6580.

57. Xiu-Dan Shao, Chao Shi, Chun-Hua Yu, Wen Zhang,* “Helical structures in a lithium hexacyanocobaltate-based three-dimensional metal-cyanide framework”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2014, 47, 1−4.

56. Bin Wei, Ran Shang, Xi Zhang, Xiu-Dan Shao, Ye-Feng Yao,* Zhe-Ming Wang,* Ren-Gen Xiong, Wen Zhang,* “Uniaxial Movements of a Metal-Cyanide Framework Switched by Weak Interactions through Dehydration and Rehydration”, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20 (27), 8269−8273. (inside cover picture)

55. Yu Jin, Chun-Hua Yu, Wen Zhang,* “Structural diversity of a series of chlorocadmate(II) and chlorocuprate(II) complexes based on benzylamine and its N-methylated derivatives”, J. Coord. Chem., 2014, 67 (7), 1156−1173.

54. Yu Jin, Chun-Hua Yu, Yu-Feng Wang, Si-Chao Li, Wen Zhang,* “Synthesis and Structural Phase Transitions of Copper(II) and Iron(III) Complexes Containing [(C8H12NO)(18-crown-6)]+ Supramolecular Cations”, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2014, 640(7), 1499−1505.

53. Yu Jin, Chun-Hua Yu, Wen-Xiang Wang, Si-Chao Li, Wen Zhang,* “Crystal structures and dielectric properties of two tert-butylammonium chlorocadmate(II) complexes”, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2014, 413, 97−101.


2013

52. Da-Wei Fu, Hong-Ling Cai, Shen-Hui Li, Qiong Ye, Lei Zhou, Wen Zhang, Yi Zhang, Feng Deng, and Ren-Gen Xiong,* “4-Methoxyanilinium Perrhenate 18-Crown-6: A New Ferroelectric with Order Originating in Swinglike Motion Slowing Down”, Phys. Rev. Lett., 2013, 110, 257601.

51. Run-Qiang Zhu, Wen Zhang,* “Synthesis, Structural and Dielectric Characterization of two Imidazole- and Oxalate-containing Copper(II) Complexes”, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2013, 639(7), 1274−1278.

50. Wen Zhang,* Heng-Yun Ye, Robert Graf, Hans W. Spiess, Ye-Feng Yao,* Run-Qiang Zhu, Ren-Gen Xiong, “Tunable and Switchable Dielectric Constant in an Amphidynamic Crystal”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 5230−5233.

49. Da-Wei Fu, Hong-Ling Cai, Yuanming Liu, Qiong Ye, Wen Zhang, Yi Zhang, Xue-Yuan Chen, Gianluca Giovannetti, Massimo Capone, Jiangyu Li,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Diisopropylammonium Bromide Is a High-Temperature Molecular Ferroelectric Crystal”, Science, 2013, 339, 425−428.


2012

48. Hong-Ling Cai, Yi Zhang, Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang, Tao Liu, Hirofumi Yoshikawa, Kunio Awaga, Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Above-Room-Temperature Magnetodielectric Coupling in a Possible Molecule-Based Multiferroic: Triethylmethylammonium Tetrabromoferrate(III)”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134(45), 18487−18490.

47. Hong-Ling Cai, Da-Wei Fu, Yi Zhang, Wen Zhang, Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Comment on ‘‘Ferroelectric Order of Parallel Bistable Hydrogen Bonds’’ ”, Phys. Rev. Lett., 2012, 109, 169601.

46. Yi Zhang, Wen Zhang,* Shen-Hui Li,* Qiong Ye, Hong-Ling Cai, Feng Deng,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang, “Ferroelectricity Induced by Ordering of Twisting Motion in a Molecular Rotor”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134(26), 11044−11049. 

45. Wen-Xiang Wang, Run-Qiang Zhu, Xue-Qun Fu, Wen Zhang,* “Crystal Structure and Dielectric Property of (p-CH3OC6H4NH3)+(18-crown-6)•H2PO4–•2H3PO4”, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2012, 638(7-8), 1123−1126. 

44. Wen Zhang,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Ferroelectric Metal-Organic Frameworks”, Chem. Rev., 2012, 112, 1163−1195. 

43. Wen Zhang,* Rui-Jun Xu, “Distinct phase transitions and dielectric anomalies in two 4-methylanilinium salts”, Sci. China Chem., 2012, 55(2), 201−207. 


2011

42. Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang,* Hong-Ling Cai, Jia-Zhen Ge, Yi Zhang and Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Diisopropylammonium Chloride: A Ferroelectric Organic Salt with a High Phase Transition Temperature and Practical Utilization Level of Spontaneous Polarization”, Adv. Mater., 2011, 23(47), 5658−5662. 

41. Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang,* Hong-Ling Cai, Yi Zhang, Jia-Zhen Ge, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang, and Takayoshi Nakamura, “A Multiferroic Perdeutero Metal-Organic Framework”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50(50), 11947−11951.

40. Guan-Cheng Xu, Wen Zhang, Xiao-Ming Ma, Yi-Hong Chen, Li Zhang, Hong-Ling Cai, Zhe-Ming Wang,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* Song Gao,* “Coexistence of Magnetic and Electric Orderings in the Metal-Formate Frameworks of [NH4][M(HCOO)3]”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133(38),14948−14951.

39. Hong-Ling Cai, Wen Zhang,* Jia-Zhen Ge, Yi Zhang, Kunio Awaga, Takayoshi Nakamura, Ren-Gen Xiong,* “4-(Cyanomethyl)anilinium Perchlorate: A New Displacive-Type Molecular Ferroelectric”, Phys. Rev. Lett., 2011, 107, 147601. 

38. Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang,* Hong-Ling Cai, Yi Zhang, Jia-Zhen Ge, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang, “Supramolecular Bola-Like Ferroelectric: 4-Methoxyanilinium Tetrafluoroborate-18-crown-6”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133(32), 12780−12786. 

37. Tian Hang, Wen Zhang,* Heng-Yun Ye and Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Metal-organic complex ferroelectrics”, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2011, 40, 3577−3598. 

36. Rui-Jun Xu, Yan Cui, Wen Zhang,* “Synthesis and Structure of a One-Dimensional Copper(II)–Potassium(I) Complex of (S)-2-Hydroxy-3-Phenylpropanoic acid”, J. Chem. Crystallogr., 2011, 41, 779−782.

35. Wen Zhang,* Hao-Ling Sun, Osamu Sato,* “Synthesis, characterization, and photoresponsive properties of a series of Mo(IV)-Cu(II) complexes”, Dalton Trans., 2011, 40(12), 2735−2743. 

34. Wei-Wei Sima, Wen Zhang,* “Synthesis, crystal structures and magnetic properties of two three-dimensional heterotrimetallic compounds [Cu(en)2Li(H2O)][Fe(CN)6] and [Cu(en)2Li(H2O)][Co(CN)6] (en = ethylenediamine)”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2011, 14, 176−179. 

33. De-Hong Wu, Jia-Zhen Ge, Hong-Lin Cai, Wen Zhang,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Organic salt of hydrogen L-tartaric acid: a novel wide-temperature-range ferroelectrics with a reversible phase transition”, CrystEngComm, 2011, 13(1), 319−324. 


1999-2010

32. Wen Zhang, Hao-Ling Sun, Osamu Sato,* “A one-dimensional homochiral Mo(IV)-Cu(II) coordination polymer: spontaneous resolution and photoresponsive properties”, CrystEngComm, 2010, 12 (12), 4045−4047. 

31. Wen Zhang,* Ying Cai, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Hirofumi Yoshikawa, Kunio Awaga, “Exceptional Dielectric Phase Transitions in a Perovskite-Type Cage Compound”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49(37), 6608−6610.

30. Wen Zhang, Heng-Yun Ye, Hong-Ling Cai, Jia-Zhen Ge, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang, “Discovery of New Ferroelectrics: [H2dbco]2•[Cl3]•[CuCl3(H2O)2]•H2O (dbco = 1,4-Diaza-bicyclo[2.2.2]octane)”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132(21), 7300−7302.

29. Jing-Mei Xiao, Wen Zhang,* “In situ synthesis and dielectric properties of copper(II) and nickel(II) chiral Schiff base complexes”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2009, 12, 1175−1178. 

28. Wen Zhang, Li-Zhuang Chen, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Takayoshi Nakamura, Songping D. Huang, “New Ferroelectrics Based on Divalent Metal Ion Alum”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131(35), 12544−12545. 

27. Wen Zhang, Heng-Yun Ye, Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Metal-Organic Coordination Compounds for Potential Ferroelectrics”, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2009, 253, 2980−2997. 

26. Wen Zhang, Zhi-Qiang Wang, Osamu Sato,* Ren-Gen Xiong, “A Secondary Reagent-Assisted Synthesis of a Novel NiII-MoIV Chiral Coordination Polymer”, Cryst. Growth Des., 2009, 9, 2050−2053. 

25. Mei Yuan, Song Gao,* Fei Zhao, Wen Zhang, Zhe-Ming Wang, “Synthesis, crystal structures, and magnetic properties of two three-dimensional octacyanotungstate(IV)-based bimetallic frameworks with 4,4'-bipyridine dioxide (4,4'-dpdo)”, Sci. China Ser. B-Chem., 2009, 52(3), 266−275. 

24. Xiu-Teng Wang, Bing-Wu Wang, Zhe-Ming Wang, Wen Zhang, Song Gao,* “Azide and oxo bridged ferromagnetic clusters: Three face-shared tetracubane Ni(II)/Co(II) hexamers and a wheel-shaped SMM-like Co(II) heptamer”, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2008, 361, 3895−3902. 

23. Osamu Sato,* Satoshi Miura, Hiroyuki Maruyama, Yanjuan Zhang, Dayu Wu, Wen Zhang, Haitao Xu, Ryotaro Matsuda, Haoling Sun, Jun Tao, “Magnetic and photo-magnetic properties of Co dinuclear complexes”, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2008, 361, 3659−3662. 

22. Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* “Isotope Effect on SHG Response and Ferroelectric Properties of a Homochiral Zinc Coordination Compound Containing Tetrazole Ligand”, Cryst. Growth Des., 2008, 8(9), 3461−3464. 

21. Heng-Yun Ye, Da-Wei Fu, Yi Zhang, Wen Zhang, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang,* “Hydrogen-Bonded Ferroelectrics Based on Metal-Organic Coordination”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131(1), 42−43. 

20. Wen Zhang, Ren-Gen Xiong,* Songping D. Huang,* “3D Framework Containing Cu4Br4 Cubane as Connecting Node with Strong Ferroelectricity”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130(32), 10468−10469. 

19. Da-Wei Fu, Wen Zhang,* Ren-Gen Xiong,* “The first metal-organic framework (MOF) of Imazethapyr and its SHG, piezoelectric and ferroelectric properties”, Dalton Trans., 2008, 3946−3948. 

18. Mei Yuan, Fei Zhao, Wen Zhang, Feng Pan, Zhe-Ming Wang, Song Gao,* “Azide-Bridged One-Dimensional MnIII Polymers: Effects of Side Group of Schiff Base Ligands on Structure and Magnetism”, Inorg. Chem., 2007, 46(26), 11235−11242. 

17. ZHANG Wen, ZHAO Fei, LIU Tao, GAO Song,* “Syntheses, structures, and magnetic properties of a family of one-Dimensional M(II)-Lanthanide(III) (M = Ni(II) and Zn(II)) coordination polymers”, Sci. China Ser. B-Chem., 2007, 50(3), 308−317.

16. Mei Yuan, Fei Zhao, Wen Zhang, Feng Pan, Zhe-Ming Wang, Song Gao,* “Hydrogencyanamide-Bridged One-Dimensional Polymers Built on MnIII-Schiff Base Fragments: Synthesis, Structure, and Magnetism”, Chem.-Eur. J., 2007, 13(10), 2937−2952. 

15. Wen Zhang, Fei Zhao, Tao Liu, Mei Yuan, Zhe-Ming Wang, Song Gao,* “Spin Crossover in a Series of Iron(II) Complexes of 2-(2-Alkyl-2H-tetrazol-5-yl)-1,10-phenanthroline: Effects of Alkyl Side Chain, Solvent and Anion”, Inorg. Chem., 2007, 46(7), 2541−2555. 

14. Fei Zhao, Mei Yuan, Wen Zhang, and Song Gao,* “Monodisperse Lanthanide Oxysulfide Nanocrystals”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128(36), 11758−11759. 

13. Suyun Jie, Shu Zhang, Katrin Wedeking, Wen Zhang, Hongwei Ma, Xiaoming Lu, Yuan Deng, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Cobalt(II) complexes bearing 2-imino-1,10-phenanthroline ligands: synthesis, characterization and ethylene oligomerization”, COMPTES RENDUS CHIMIE, 2006, 9(11-12), 1500−1509. 

12. Wen-Hua Sun,* Shu Zhang, Suyun Jie, Wen Zhang, Yan Li, Hongwei Ma, Jiutong Chen, Katrin Wedeking, Roland Fröhlich, “Synthesis, characterization and ethylene oligomerization studies of nickel complexes bearing 2-imino-1,10-phenanthrolines”, J. Organomet. Chem., 2006, 691, 4196−4203. 

11. Wen-Hua Sun,* Suyun Jie, Shu Zhang, Wen Zhang, Yingxia Song, Hongwei Ma, Jiutong Chen, Katrin Wedeking, Roland Fröhlich, “Iron Complexes Bearing 2-Imino-1,10-phenanthrolinyl Ligands as Highly Active Catalysts for Ethylene Oligomerization”, Organometallics, 2006, 25(3), 666−677. 

10. 张闻,张文娟,孙文华*,“后过渡金属配合物催化乙烯齐聚与聚合的研究进展”,化学进展,2005, 17(2), 310−319. 

Wen Zhang, Wen-Juan Zhang, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Progress of late transition metal complexes for ethylene oligomerization and polymerization”, Progress in Chemistry, 2005, 17(2), 310−319. 

9. Liyi Chen, Wen Zhang, Shuping Huang, Xianglin Jin, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Preparation and Characterization of Carboximidate Iron (II) Complexes”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2005, 8(1), 41−43.

8. Wen-Hua Sun,* Wen Zhang, Tielong Gao, Xiubo Tang, Liyi Chen, Yan Li, Xianglin Jin, “Synthesis and Characterization of N-(2-pyridyl)benzamide-Based Nickel Complexes and Their Activities for Ethylene Oligomerization”, J. Organomet. Chem., 2004, 689, 917−929. 

7. Jitai Li, Tielong Gao, Wen Zhang, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Synthesis and characterization of 2-imino-indole nickel complexes and their ethylene oligomerization study”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2003, 6, 1372−1374. 

6. Wen Zhang, Liming Su, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Synthesis and characterization of dibenzofuran derivatives”, J. Chem. Res., 2003, 808−809. 

5. Wen Zhang, Xuebing Leng, Wen-Hua Sun,* “Synthesis and crystal structure of dichloro{bis[N-(4-methyl-2-pyridinyl) acetamide]} copper(II)”, J. Chem. Res., 2003, 734−735. 

4. Qing-Xiang Li, Wen Zhang, Qin-Hui Luo,* Yi-Zhi Li, Zhi-Lin Wang, “Copper(II) and nickel(II) complexes of the pendent arm ligand benzimidazole-2-yl-methyl-functionalized 1,4,7-triazacyclononane”, Trans. Metal Chem., 2003, 28, 682−686. 

3. Jian-Jun Zhang, Wen Zhang, Qin-Hui Luo,* Yu-Hua Mei, “Non-template synthesis and electrospray mass spectrometric study of some lanthanide(III) complexes”, Polyhedron, 1999, 18, 3637−3642. 

2. 张闻,罗勤慧*,“锰-过氧化氢酶及其模型物研究进展”,化学通报,2000, 10, 7−14. 

1. Wang Zhilin, Luo Qinhui,* Zhang Wen, Feng Changjian, Wang Houwen, Zhao Minghua, “A kinetic study on dismutation of superoxide anion by a novel superoxide dismutase mimic bis(dioxotetraamine) copper(II) complex using pulse radiolysis”, J. Nanjing Univ. (Natural sciences), 1999, 35(5), 627−630.