Publications

2017

Myoung Yeob Kim, Jae-Kon Kim, Mi-Eun Lee, Songhyun Lee, Minkee Choi* “Maximizing Biojet Fuel Production from Triglyceride: Importance of the Hydrocracking Catalyst and Separate Deoxygenation/Hydrocracking Steps”,
ACS Catalysis, 7, 6256-6267 (2017) – Link

Han Chang Kwon, Sunwoo Yook, Seokin Choi, Minkee Choi* “Comprehensive Understanding of the Effects of Carbon Nanostructures on Redox Catalytic Properties and Stability in Oxidative Dehydrogenation”,
ACS Catalysis, 7, 5257–5267 (2017) – Link

Mingyu Jin, You-Kwan Oh, Yong Keun Chang, Minkee Choi* “Optimum utilization of biochemical components in Chlorella sp. KR1 via subcritical hydrothermal liquefaction”,
ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 5, 7240-7248 (2017) – Link

Kyungmin Min, Woosung Choi, Minkee Choi* “Macroporous Silica with Thick Framework for Steam-Stable and High-Performance Poly(ethyleneimine)/Silica CO2 Adsorbent”,
ChemSusChem, 10, 2518-2526 (2017) – Link

Hyeonbin Kim, Hae Sung Cho, Chaehoon Kim, Minkee Choi* “Gradual disordering of LTA zeolite for continuous tuning of the molecular sieving effect”,
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 121, 6807-6812 (2017) – Link 

Youngsun Jun, Songhyun Lee, Kyungho Lee, Minkee Choi* “Effects of secondary mesoporosity and zeolite crystallinity on catalyst deactivation of ZSM-5 in propanal conversion”,
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 245, 16-23 (2017) – Link 

Kyungho Lee, Songhyun Lee, Youngsun Jun, Minkee Choi* “Cooperative effects of zeolite mesoporosity and defect sites on the amount and location of coke formation and its consequence in deactivation”,
Journal of Catalysis, 347, 222-230 (2017) – Link 

Sunwoo Yook, Han Chang Kwon, Young-Gu Kim, Woosung Choi, Minkee Choi* “Significant Roles of Carbon Pore and Surface Structure in AuPd/C Catalyst for Achieving High Chemoselectivity in Direct Hydrogen Peroxide Synthesis”,
ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 5, 1208-1216 (2017) – Link Selected as a Front Cover

Chaehoon Kim, Kanghee Cho, Sang Kyum Kim, Eun Kyung Lee, Jong-Nam Kim, Minkee Choi* “Alumina-coated ordered mesoporous silica as an efficient and stable water adsorbent for adsorption heat pump”,
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 239, 310-315 (2017) – Link

Karolina A Tarach*, Kinga Gołąbek, Minkee Choi, Kinga Góra-Marek “Quantitative infrared spectroscopic studies and 2D COS analysis of xylenes isomerization over hierarchical zeolites”,
Catalysis Today, 283, 158-171 (2017) – Link


2016

Woosung Choi, Kyungmin Min, Chaehoon Kim, Young Soo Ko, Jae Wan Jeon, Hwimin Seo, Yong-Ki Park, Minkee Choi* “Epoxide-Functionalization of Polyethyleneimine for Synthesis of Stable Carbon Dioxide Adsorbent in Temperature Swing Adsorption”,
Nature Communications, 7, 12640 (2016) – Link

Kyungho Lee, Minkee Choi* “Hierarchically micro-/mesoporous Pt/KL for alkane aromatization: Synergistic combination of high catalytic activity and suppressed hydrogenolysis”,
Jouranl of Catalysis, 340, 66-75 (2016) – Link

Juhwan Im, Minkee Choi* “Physicochemical Stabilization of Pt against Sintering for a Dehydrogenation Catalyst with High Activity, Selectivity, and Durability”,
ACS Catalysis, 6, 2819-2826 (2016) – Link ACS Editors’ Choice

Chaehoon Kim, Hae Sung Cho, Shuai Chang, Sung June Cho*, Minkee Choi* “An Ethylenediamine‐grafted Y Zeolite: a Highly Regenerable Carbon Dioxide Adsorbent via Temperature Swing Adsorption without Urea Formation”,
Energy & Environmental Science, 9, 1803-1811 (2016) – Link

Chang Hyuck Choi, Minho Kim, Han Chang Kwon, Sung June Cho, Seongho Yun, Hee-Tak Kim, Karl Mayrhofer, Hyungjun Kim*, Minkee Choi* “Tuning Selectivity of Electrochemical Reactions by Atomically Dispersed Platinum Catalyst“,
Nature Communications, 7, 10922 (2016) – Link

Seongho Yun, Songhyun Lee, Sunwoo Yook, Hasmukh A. Patel, Cafer T. Yavuz, Minkee Choi* “Crosslinked “Poisonous” Polymer: Thermochemically Stable Catalyst Support for Tuning Chemoselectivity”,
ACS Catalysis, 6, 2435-2442 (2016) – Link

You-Na Kim, Myoung Yeob Kim, Minkee Choi* “Synergistic Integration of Catalysis and Ion-Exchange for Highly Selective Reduction of Nitrate into N2″,
Chemical Engineering Journal, 289, 423-432 (2016)  – Link

Hyeyoung Shin, Minkee Choi, Hyungjun Kim* “A Mechanistic Model for Hydrogen Activation, Spillover, and Its Chemical Reaction in a Zeolite-Encapsulated Pt Catalyst”,
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 7035-7041 (2016)  – Link

Karolina A. Tarach*, Justyna Tekla, Wacław Makowski, Urszula Filek, Kinga Mlekodaj, Vladimir Girman, Minkee Choi, Kinga Góra-Marek* “Catalytic Dehydration of Ethanol over Hierarchical ZSM-5 Zeolites: Studies of Their Acidity and Porosity Properties”,
Catalysis Science & Technology 6(10), 3568-3584 (2016)  – Link


2015

Gursong Yoo, Min S. Park*, Ji-Won Yang, Minkee Choi* “Lipid Content in Microalgae Determines the Quality of Biocrude and Energy Return on Investment of Hydrothermal Liquefaction”,
Applied Energy 156, 354–361 (2015)  – Link

Hyeonbin Kim, Hee Dong Jang, Minkee Choi* “Facile Synthesis of Macroporous Li4SiO4 with Remarkably Enhanced CO2 Adsorption Kinetics”,
Chemical Engineering Journal, 280, 132-137 (2015)  – Link

Seokin Choi, Hyeonbin Kim, Songhyun Lee, Yuguo Wang, Cemal Ercan, Rashid Othman, Minkee Choi* “Large-Scale Synthesis of High-Quality Zeolite-Templated Carbons Without Depositing External Carbon Layers”,
Chemical Engineering Journal, 280, 597-605 (2015)  – Link

Kinga Góra-Marek*, Kamila Brylewska, Karolina A Tarach, Małgorzata Rutkowska, Magdalena Jabłońska, Minkee Choi, Lucjan Chmielarz “IR Studies of Fe Modified ZSM-5 Zeolites of Diverse Mesopore Topologies in the Terms of their Catalytic Performance in NH3-SCR and NH3-SCO Processes”,
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 179, 589-598 (2015) – Link

Kinga Góra-Marek*, Kamila Brylewska, Karolina A. Tarach, Minkee Choi “Quantitative Aspects of the Identification of Fe(II) Moieties in ZSM-5 Zeolites with Various Pore Hierarchies”,
Dalton Transactions, 44(17), 8031-8040 (2015) – Link

Young-Chul Lee*, Minkee Choi, Ji-Won Yang, Hyun-Jae Shin* “Removal of Malachite Green (MG) from Aqueous Solutions by Adsorption, Precipitation, and Alkaline Fading Using Talc: Kinetic, Thermodynamic, and Column Feasibility Studies”,
Desalination and Water Treatment, 56(7), 1918-1928 (2015) – Link

Songhyun Lee, Kyungho Lee, Juhwan Im, Hyungjun Kim, Minkee Choi* “Revisiting Hydrogen Spillover in Pt/LTA: Effects of Physical Diluents Having Different Acid Site Distributions”,
Journal of Catalysis, 325, 26-34 (2015) – Link

Minkee Choi*, Sunwoo Yook, Hyungjun Kim “Hydrogen Spillover in Encapsulated Metal Catalysts: New Opportunities for Designing Advanced Hydroprocessing Catalysts”,
ChemCatChem, 7(7), 1048-1057 (2015) – Link

Kyungmin Min, Chang Hyuck Choi, Myoung Yeob Kim, Minkee Choi* “Aerosol-Assisted Controlled Packing of Silica Nanocolloids: Templateless Synthesis of Mesoporous Silicates with Structural Tunability and Complexity”,
Langmuir, 31, 542-550 (2015) – Link


2014

Chang Hyuck Choi,  Han Chang Kwon, Sunwoo Yook, Hyeyoung Shin, Hyungjun Kim, Minkee Choi* “Hydrogen Peroxide Synthesis via Enhanced Two-Electron Oxygen Reduction Pathway on Carbon-Coated Pt Surface”,
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118(51), 30063-30070 (2014) – Link

Myoung Yeob Kim, Kyungho Lee, Minkee Choi* “Cooperative Effects of Secondary Mesoporosity and Acid Site Location in Pt/SAPO-11 on n-Dodecane Hydroisomerization Selectivity”,
Journal of Catalysis, 319, 232-238 (2014) – Link

Sunwoo Yook, Hyeyoung Shin, Hyungjun Kim, Minkee Choi* “Selective Dissociation of Dihydrogen over Dioxygen on a Hindered Platinum Surface of Hydrogen Peroxide”,
ChemCatChem, 6(10), 2836-2842 (2014) – Link

You-na Kim and Minkee Choi* “Synergistic Integration of Ion-Exchange and Catalytic Reduction for Complete Decomposition of Perchlorate in Waste Water”,
Environmental Science & Technology, 48(13), 7503-7510 (2014) Link

Kinga Góra-Marek*, Karolina Tarach and Minkee Choi “2,6-Di-tert-butylpyridine Sorption Approach to Quantify the External Acidity in Hierarchical Zeolites”,
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118(23), 12266−12274 (2014) Link

Juhwan Im, Hyeyoung Shin, Haeyoun Jang, Hyungjun Kim and Minkee Choi* “Maximizing the Catalytic Function of Hydrogen Spillover in Platinum-Encapsulated Aluminosilicates with Controlled Nanostructures”,
Nature Communications, 5, 3370 (2014) Link

Zhijie Wu, Sarika Goel, Minkee Choi, Enrique Iglesia* “Hydrothermal Synthesis of LTA-Encapsulated Metal Clusters and Consequences for Catalyst Stability, Reactivity, and Selectivity”,
Journal of Catalysis, 311, 458-468 (2014) Link


 2013

You-Na Kim, Young-Chul Lee, Minkee Choi*, “Complete Degradation of Perchlorate using Pd/N-Doped Activated Carbon with Adsorption/Catalysis Bifunctional Roles”,
Carbon, 65, 315-323 (2013) Link

Young-Chul Lee, Yoo-Sung Choi, Minkee Choi, Hetong Yang, Kechun Liu, Hyun-Jae Shin, “Dual-end functionalized magnesium organo-(phyllo)silicates via co-condensation and its antimicrobial activity”,
Applied Clay Science 83–84 474-485 (2013) – Link

Songhyun Lee, Hyeonbin Kim, Minkee Choi*, “Controlled Decationization of X Zeolite: Mesopore Generation within Zeolite Crystallites for Bulky Molecular Adsorption and Transformation”,
Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1(39), 12096-12102 (2013) Link

Kyungsu Na, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Recent Advances in the Synthesis of Hierarchically Nanoporous Zeolites”,
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 166, 3-19 (2013) – Link

Kyoungsoo Kim, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Ethanol-Based Synthesis of Hierarchically Porous Carbon Using Nanocrystalline Beta Zeolite Template for High-Rate Electrical Double Layer Capacitor”,
Carbon, 60, 175-185 (2013) – Link
 
Wasif Farooq, Young-Chul Lee*, Jong-In Han, Cornelius Hanung Darpito, Minkee Choi, Ji-Won Yang*, “Efficient Microalgae Harvesting by Organo-Building Blocks of Nanoclays”,
Green Chemistry, 15(3), 749-755 (2013) – Link

 


2012

Woong-Chan Jeong, Minkee Choi, Che Ho Lim, Seung-Man Yang*, “Microfluidic Synthesis of Atto-Liter Scale Double Emulsions Toward Ultrafine Hollow Silica Spheres with Hierarchical Pore Networks”,
Lab on a Chip, 12(24), 5262-5271 (2012) – Link

Young-Chul Lee, Eun Jung Kim, Hyun-Jae Shin, Minkee Choi, Ji-Won Yang*, “Removal of F, NO3, and PO43− Ions from Aqueous Solution by Aminoclays”,
Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 18(3), 871-875 (2012) – Link

Kyungsoo Kim, Ryong Ryoo, Hee-Dong Jang, Minkee Choi*, “Spatial Distribution, Strength, and Dealumination Behavior of Acid Sites in Nanocrystalline MFI zeolites and Their Catalytic Consequences”,
Journal of Catalysis, 288, 115-123 (2012) – Link


2011

Rustem Valiullin, Jörg Kärger, Kanghee Cho, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Dynamics of Water Diffusion in Mesoporous Zeolites”,
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 142, 236-244 (2011) – Link


2010
Minkee Choi, Zhijie Wu, Enrique Iglesia*, “Mercaptosilane-Assisted Synthesis of Metal Clusters Within Zeolites and Catalytic Consequences of Encapsulation”,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132(26), 9129-9137 (2010) – Link

Kyungsu Na, Minkee Choi, Woojin Park, Yasuhiro Sakamoto, Osamu Terasaki, Ryong Ryoo*, “Pillared MFI Zeolite Nanosheets of a Single-Unit-Cell Thickness”,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132(12), 4169-4177 (2010) – Link

Jeongnam Kim, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Effect of Mesoporosity Against the Deactivation of MFI Zeolite Catalyst During the Methanol-to-Hydrocarbon Conversion Process”,
Journal of Catalysis, 269, 219-228 (2010) – Link

Jun Kim, Samiran Bhattacharjee, Kwang-Eun Jeong, Soon-Yong Jeong, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo, Wha-Seung Ahn*, “CrAPO-5 Catalysts Having a Hierarchical Pore Structure for the Selective Oxidation of Tetralin to 1-Tetralone”,
New Journal of Chemistry, 34(12), 2971-2978 (2010) – Link


2009

Dong‐Hwan Lee, Minkee Choi, Byung‐Woo Yu, Ryong Ryoo*, Abu Taher, Shahin Hossain, Myung‐Jong Jin*, “Expanded Heterogeneous Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Reactions of Aryl and Heteroaryl Chlorides Under Mild Conditions”,
Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 351(17), 2919-2920 (2009) – Link

Minkee Choi, Kyungsu Na, Jeongnam Kim, Yasuhiro Sakamoto, Osamu Terasaki, Ryong Ryoo*, “Stable Single-Unit-Cell Nanosheets of Zeolite MFI as Active and Long-Lived Catalysts”,
Nature, 461(7261), 246-249 (2009) – Link

Kyungsu Na, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Cyclic Diquaternary Ammoniums for Nanocrystalline BEA, MTW and MFI zeolites with Intercrystalline Mesoporosity”,
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 19(37), 6713-6719 (2009) – Link

Minkee Choi, Dong‐Hwan Lee, Kyungsu Na, Byung‐Woo Yu, Ryong Ryoo*, “High Catalytic Activity of Palladium(II)-Exchanged Mesoporous Sodalite and NaA Zeolite for Bulky Aryl Coupling Reactions: Reusability under Aerobic Conditions”,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 48, 3673-3676 (2009) – Link

Ganapati V. Shanbhag, Minkee Choi, Jeongnam Kim, Ryong Ryoo*, “Mesoporous Sodalite: a Novel, Stable Solid Catalyst for Base-Catalyzed Organic Transformations”,
Journal of Catalysis, 264, 88-92 (2009) – Link

Minkee Choi, Kyungsu Na, Ryong Ryoo*, “The Synthesis of a Hierarchically Porous BEA Zeolite via Pseudomorphic Crystallization”,
Chemical Communications, 2845-2847(2009) – Link

Myung-Jong Jin, Abu Taher, Hee-Jae Kang, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Palladium Acetate Immobilized in a Hierarchical MFI Zeolite-Supported Ionic Liquid: a Highly Active and Recyclable Catalyst for Suzuki Reaction in Water”,
Green Chemistry, 11, 309-313 (2009) – Link

Dong-Hwan Lee, Minkee Choi, Byung-Woo Yu, Ryong Ryoo*, “Organic Functionalization of Mesopore Walls in Hierarchically Porous Zeolites”,
Chemical Communications, 74-76 (2009) – Link


2008

K. Suzuki, Y. Aoyagi, N. Katada, M. Choi, R. Ryoo, M. Niwa*, “Acidity and Catalytic of Mesoporous ZSM-5 in Comparison with Zeolite ZSM-5, Al-MCM-41 and Silica-Alumina”,
Catalysis Today, 132, 38-45 (2008) – Link

Jeongnam Kim, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Synthesis of Mesoporous Carbons with Controllable N-Content and Their Supercapacitor Properties”,
Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, 29, 413-416 (2008) – Link

Vasudev N. Shetti, Jeongnam Kim, Rajendra Srivastava, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Assessment of the Mesopore Wall Catalytic Activities of MFI Zeolite with Mesoporous/Microporous Hierarchical Structures”,
Journal of Catalysis, 254, 296-303 (2008) – Link


2007

A. Galarneau, G. Renard, M. Mureseanu, A. Tourrette, C. Biolley, M. Choi, R. Ryoo, F. Di Renzo, F. Fajula, “Synthesis of sponge mesoporous silicas from lecithin/dodecylamine mixed-micelles in ethanol/water media: A route towards efficient biocatalysts”,
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 104 103-114 (2007) – Link

Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo, “Mesoporous Carbons with KOH Activated Framework and Their Hydrogen Adsorption”,
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 17, 4204-4209 (2007). – Link


2006

Rajendra Srivastava, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Mesoporous Materials with Zeolite Framework : Remarkable Effect of the Hierarchical Structure for Retardation of Catalyst Deactivation”,
Chemical Communications, 4489-4491 (2006). – Link

Minkee Choi, Rajendra Srivastava, R. Ryoo*, “Organosilane Surfactant-Directed Synthesis of Mesoporous Aluminophosphates Constructed with Crystalline Microporous Frameworks”,
Chemical Communications, 4380-4382 (2006). – Link

In-Soo Park, Minkee Choi, Tae-Wan Kim, Ryong Ryoo*, “Synthesis of Magnetically Separable Ordered Mesoporous Carbons Using Furfuryl Alcohol and Cobalt Nitrate in Silica Template”,
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 16, 3409-3416 (2006) – Link

MIinkee Choi, Hae Sung Cho, Rajendra Srivastava, Chithravel Venkatesan, Dae-Heung Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, ” Amphiphilic Organosilane-Directed Synthesis of Crystalline Zeolite with Tunable Mesoporosity”,
Nature Materials, 5, 718-723 (2006) – Link

Amit Dubey, Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Mesoporous Polymer-Silica Catalysts for Selective Hydroxylation of Phenol”,
Green Chemistry, 8,144-146 (2006) – Link


2005

Minkee Choi, Freddy Kleitz, Dinan Liu, Hee Yoon Lee, Wha-Seung Ahn, Ryong Ryoo*, “Controlled Polymerization in Mesoporous Silica toward the Design of Organic-Inorganic Composite Nanoporous Materials”,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 127, 1924-1932 (2005) – Link


2003

Minkee Choi, Ryong Ryoo*, “Ordered Nanoporous Polymer-Carbon Composites”,
Nature Materials, 2, 473-476 (2003) – Link

Minkee Choi, Wonjoon Heo, Freddy Kleitz, Ryong Ryoo*, “Facile Synthesis of High Quality Mesoporous SBA-15 with Enhanced Control of the Porous Network Connectivity and Wall Thickness”,
Chemical Communications, 1340-1341 (2003) – Link

Shinae Jun, Minkee Choi, Suyoung Ryu, Hee-Yoon Lee, Ryong Ryoo, “Ordered Mesoporous Carbon Molecular Sieves with Functionalized Surfaces”,
Studies Surface Science and Catalysis. 146, 37-40 (2003) – Link

Anne Galarneau, Helene Cambon, Francesco Di Renzo, Ryong Ryoo, Minkee Choi, Francois Fajula, “Microporosity and Connections between Pores in SBA-15 Mesostructured Silicas as a Function of the Temperature of Synthesis”,
New Journal of Chemistry 27, 73-79 (2003) – Link