• 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, 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, 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