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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    20062019
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    Personal profile

    General

    Dr. Yang Bai joined the Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry subject group at Aston as a Research Technician in November 2018. She is now doing an ERDF(European Regional Development Fund) project which is concerned with the promotion and advancement of functional materials with the SME manufacturing in the local area.

    Research Interests

    • Design, synthesis and application of functional nanomaterials for catalysis, energy storage and environmental remediation.
    • Potential and broader applications of those nanomaterials in healthcare, electronics and sensor related fields.

    Employment

    2018 – present, Research Technician, School of Engineering and Applied Chemistry, Aston University

    2018– 2019, Post Doctoral Research Associate(part time), European Bioenergy Research Institute, Aston University

    2017 – 2018, Research Fellow, School of Engineering, University of Warwick.

    2016 – 2017, Visiting Research Fellow, School of Engineering and Applied Chemistry, Aston University

    2009 – 2010, Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, The University of Hong Kong

    2003 – 2004, Customer service, USUN Fine Chemical Products LTD, Nanjing, China

    Education/Academic qualification

    PhD

    1 Sep 200431 Dec 2009

    BA

    10 Sep 199930 Jun 2003

    Keywords

    • TP Chemical technology
    • Catalysis
    • Nanomaterials
    • photocatalysis
    • flow chemistry
    • coating
    • AFM

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    Research Output 2006 2019

    • 19 Article
    • 1 Conference contribution

    Process Intensification of Continuous-Flow Imine Hydrogenation in Catalyst-Coated Tube Reactors

    Exposito, A. J., Bai, Y., Tchabanenko, K., Rebrov, E. V. & Cherkasov, N., 20 Mar 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 58, 11, p. 4433-4442

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Imines
    Hydrogenation
    Catalysts
    Amines
    2-Propanol

    Counting bubbles: Precision process control of gas-liquid reactions in flow with an optical inline sensor

    Cherkasov, N., Expósito, A. J., Bai, Y. & Rebrov, E. V., 23 Oct 2018, In : Reaction Chemistry and Engineering. 4, 1, p. 112-121 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Optical sensors
    Bubbles (in fluids)
    Process control
    Gases
    Liquids

    Highly selective continuous flow hydrogenation of cinnamaldehyde to cinnamyl alcohol in a Pt/SiO2 coated tube reactor

    Bai, Y., Cherkasov, N., Huband, S., Walker, D., Walton, R. I. & Rebrov, E., 2 Feb 2018, In : Catalysts. 8, 2, 58.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Acetals
    Hydrogenation
    hydrogenation
    alcohols
    Alcohols

    OpenFlowChem-a platform for quick, robust and flexible automation and self-optimisation of flow chemistry

    Cherkasov, N., Bai, Y., Expósito, A. J. & Rebrov, E. V., 1 Oct 2018, In : Reaction Chemistry and Engineering. 3, 5, p. 769-780 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Poisons
    Alkynes
    Automation
    Alkenes
    Derivatives

    Process intensification of alkynol semihydrogenation in a tube reactor coated with a Pd/ZnO catalyst

    Cherkasov, N., Bai, Y. & Rebrov, E., 25 Nov 2017, In : Catalysts. 7, 12, 358.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Alkenes
    Olefins
    reactors
    tubes
    catalysts