research associate School of Sciences

Dr. Chu Changqing is engaged in theoretical simulation work related to energy field, especially has many years of research experience in the theoretical design of industrial catalysts by density functional theory. He won the first prize of "energy research and Innovation Excellence Award" issued by Royal Dutch Shell in 2016. Meanwhile, he participated in and presided over a number of national and provincial fund projects, and his research results were successively published in ACS and other important international journals.

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1. Quantum chemical design and development of homogeneous and heterogeneous industrial catalysts

2. Quantum chemical theory design of mineral processing chemicals

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Doctor Chu has published several papers in energy field:

1. Chu C.; Zhao B.; Bai X.; Wu C.; Weng L.; Li G.; Liu K. Investigation on the ultra-fine grinding of coals based on a matrix population balance model. J. China Coal Soc. 2019, 44, 1906-1914.

2. Chu C.; Dang L.; Esterification of Aryl and Alkyl Amides Enabled by Tailor-Made and Proposed Nickel Catalyst: Insights from Theoretical Investigation. J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 5009-5018.

3. Chu, C.; Zhao, Y.; Li, S.; Sun, Y. CO2 Chemisorption and Its Effect on Methane Activation in La2O3-Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling of Methane. J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 2737-2746.

4. Chu, C.; Zhao, Y.; Li, S.; Sun, Y. Correlation between the Acid-Base Properties of the La2O3 Catalyst and Its Methane Reactivity. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2016, 18, 16509-16517.

5. Chu, C.; Zhao, Y.; Li, S.; Sun, Y. Role of Peroxides on La2O3 Catalysts in Oxidative Coupling of Methane. J. Phys. Chem. C 2014, 118, 27954-27960.

6. Chu, C.; Zhao, H.; Qi, Y.; Xin F. Density Functional Theory Studies on Hydroxylamine Mechanism of Cyclohexanone Ammoximation on Titanium Silicalite-1 Catalyst. J. Mol. Model. 2013, 19, 2217-2224.

7. Lei, Y.; Chu, C.; Li, S.; Sun, Y. Methane Activations by Lanthanum Oxide Clusters. J. Phys. Chem. C 2014, 118, 7932-7945.

8. Ni, S.; Zhang, P.; Chu, C.; Qin, P.; Dang, L. Computational Studies on the Mechanism of Rh-Catalyzed Decarbonylative [5+2-1] Reaction between Isatins and Alkynes: High Selectivity by Directing Group. Eur. J. Org. Chem 2018. 6, 806-814.

9. Li, S.; Chu, C.; Wang, S.; Cong, L.; Zhao, Y.; Sun, Y. Mechanistic Investigation on the La2O3-Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling of Methane Reaction. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2016, 252, 250.

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