Renwu Huang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

​Synthesis and Application of Copper Nanocluster (Cu0/Cu+1) and Copper Cluster-Based Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs)

Selected Publications

  • Tandem Silver Cluster Isomerism and Mixed Linkers to Modulate the Photoluminescence of Cluster-Assembled Materials 
    R.-W. Huang, X.-Y. Dong, B.-J. Yan, X.-S. Du, D.-H. Wei, S.-Q. Zang and T. C., W. Mak
    Angew.Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57, 85608566, (2018)
  • Hypersensitive dual-function luminescence switching of a silver-chalcogenolate cluster-based metal-organic framewor... 
    R.-W. Huang, Y.-S. Wei, X.-Y. Dong, X.-H. Wu, C.-X. Du, S.-Q. Zang and T. C., W. Mak
    Nature Chemistry, 2017, 9, 689697, (2017)
  • Self-assembly of an unprecedented polyoxomolybdate anion [Mo20O66]12− in a giant peanut-like 62-core silver-thiolat... 
    R.-W. Huang, Q.-Q. Xu, H.-L. Lu, X.-K. Guo, S.-Q.Zang, G.-G. Gao, M.-S. Tang, C. W. Mak
    Nanoscale, 2015, 7, 7151-7154 , (2015)


  • M.S.-Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Zhengzhou University, China. 2012–2018
  • B.S. Applied Chemistry, School of Physical and Chemical, Hebei Normal University of Science & Technology, China. 2008–2012 

Professional Profile

  • ​2018 - current: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

​Copper cluster Metal-organic framework Cluster-based MOF