Kuo, Chun-Hong

Atomic level design of nanoporous, nanocrystals and their heterostructures for chemical sensing and catalysis

Kuo, Chun-Hong (郭俊宏)

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Assistant Research Fellow (2013 -);Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of California at Berkeley, U.S. (2012-2013);Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Boston College, U.S. (2010-2013);Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National Tsing Hua University (2009-2010);Ph. D., Department of Chemistry, National Tsing Hua University (2006-2009);Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, National Tsing Hua University (2006);M. S., Department of Chemistry, National Tsing Hua University (2002-2004);B. S., Department of Chemistry, National Cheng Kung University (1998-2002) ;
Research Interests

Design and characterization of functional heterostructured nanoparticles
Metal organic framework and nanocatalyst hybrid structures for applications
Metallic nanoparticles in optical sensing
Transmission X-ray Microscopy for in-situ observation on nanomaterial growth mechanisms and chemical reactions.



Selected Publications
  1. Lyu, L.-M.; Kao, Y.-C.; Cullen, D. A.; Sneed, B. T.; Chuang, Y.-C.; Kuo, C.-H. Spiny Rhombic Dodecahedral CuPt Nanoframes with Enhanced Catalytic Performance Synthesized from Cu Nanocube Templates. Chem. Mater. 201729, 5681.
  2. Hsu, S.-C.; Chuang, Y.-C.; Sneed, B. T.; Cullen, D. A.; Chiu, T.-W.; Kuo, C.-H. Turning the Halide Switch in the Synthesis of Au-Pd Alloy and Core-Shell Nanoicosahedra with Terraced Shells: Performance in Electrochemical and Plasmon-Enhanced Catalysis. Nano Lett. 2016, 16, 5514.
  3. Yang, C.-H.; Hsu, S.-C.; Chung, M.-Y.; Tseng, M.-C.; Chiu, T.-W.; Kuo C.-H. Serial Morphological Transformations of Au Nanocrystals via Post-Synthetic Galvanic Dissolution and Recursive Growth. J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 29006.
  4. Chou, L.-Y.; Hu, P.; Zhuang, J.; Morabito, J. V.; Ng, K. C.; Kao, Y.-C.; Wang, S.-C.; Shieh, F.-K.; Kuo C.-H.; Tsung, C.-K. Formation of Hollow and Mesoporous Structures in Single-Crystalline Microcrystals of Metal-Organic Frameworks via Double-Solvent Mediated Overgrowth. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 19408.
  5. Brodsky, C. N.; Young, A. P.; Ng, K.C.; Kuo, C.-H.; Tsung, C.-K. Electrochemically Induced Surface Metal Migration in Well-Defined Core–Shell Nanoparticles and Its General Influence on Electrocatalytic Reactions. ACS nano 2014, 8, 9368.
  6. Hong, D.; Yamada, Y.; Sheehan, M.; Shikano, S.; Kuo, C.-H.; Ming, T.; Tsung, C.-K.; Fukuzumi, S. Mesoporous Nickel Ferrites with Spinel Structure Prepared by an Aerosol-Spray-Pyrolysis Method for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 20142, 2588.

Update: 2017-07-13

Journal Paper
  1. Lian-Ming Lyu, Ya-Chuan Kao, David A. Cullen, Brian T. Sneed, Yu-Chung Chuang, Chun-Hong Kuo* Spiny Rhombic Dodecahedral CuPt Nanoframes with Enhanced Catalytic Performance Synthesized from Cu Nanocube Templates. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS 2017-0629(13), 5681-5692.
  2. Shih-Cheng Hsu, Yu-Chun Chuang, Brian T. Sneed, David A. Cullen, Te-Wei Chiu, CHun-Hong Kuo* Turning the Halide Switch in the Synthesis of Au-Pd Alloy and Core-Shell Nanoicosahedra with Terraced Shells: Performance in Electrochemical and Plasmon-Enhanced Catalysis. NANO LETTERS 2016-0816(9), 5514-5520.
  3. Chih-Wen Yang, Shih-Cheng Hsu, Mei-Ying Chung, Mei-Chun Tseng, Te-Wei Chiu, Chun-Hong Kuo* Serial Morphological Transformations of Au Nanocrystals via Post-Synthetic Galvanic Dissolution and Recursive Growth. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2015-12119 (52), 29006–29014.
  4. Lien-Yang Chou, Pan Hu, Jia Zhuang, Joseph V. Morabito, Ka Chon Ng, Ya-Chuan Kao, Shao-Chun Wang, Fa-Kuen Shieh, Chun-Hong Kuo*, Chia-Kuang Tsung* ormation of hollow and mesoporous structures in single-crystalline microcrystals of metal–organic frameworks via double-solvent mediated overgrowth. Nanoscale 2015-107, 19408-19412.
  5. Dachao Hong, Yusuke Yamada, Margaret Sheehan, Shinya Shikano, Chun-Hong Kuo, Ming Tian, Chia-Kuang Tsung*, Shunichi Fukuzumi* Mesoporous Nickel Ferrites with Spinel Structure Prepared by an Aerosol Spray Pyrolysis Method for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2014-102(11), 2588–2594.
  6. Casey N. Brodsky, Allison P. Young, Ka Chon Ng, Chun-Hong Kuo, and Chia-Kuang Tsung* Electrochemically Induced Surface Metal Migration in Well-Defined Core–Shell Nanoparticles and Its General Influence on Electrocatalytic Reactions. ACS Nano 2014-098(9), 9368–9378.
  7. Chun-Hong Kuo, Leo K. Lamontagne, Casey N. Brodsky, Lien-Yang Chou, Jia Zhuang, Brian T. Sneed, Margaret K. Sheehan, Chia-Kuang Tsung* The Effect of Lattice Strain on the Catalytic Properties of Pd Nanocrystals. ChemSusChem 2013-096(10), 1993-2000.
  8. Brian T. Sneed,Casey N. Brodsky, Chun-Hong Kuo, Leo K. Lamontagne, Ying Jiang, Yong Wang, Feng Tao, Weixin Huang, Chia-Kuang Tsung* Nanoscale-Phase Separated Pd-Rh Boxes Synthesized via Metal Migration: An Archetype for Studying Lattice Strain and Composition Effects in Electrocatalysis. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2013-08135(39), 14691-14700.
  9. Brian T. Sneed, Chun-Hong Kuo, Casey N. Brodsky, Chia-Kuang Tsung* Iodide-Mediated Control of Rhodium Epitaxial Growth on Well-Defined Noble Metal Nanocrystals: Synthesis, Characterization, and Structure Dependent Catalytic Properties. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2012-10134(44), 18417-18426.
  10. Lyndsey M. Baldyga, Selasi O. Blavo, Chun-Hong Kuo, Chia-Kuang Tsung, John N. Kuhn* Size-Dependent Sulfur Poisoning of Silica-Supported Monodispersed Pt Nanoparticle Hydrogenation Catalysts. ACS CATALYSIS 2012-102(12), 2626-2629.
  11. Chun-Hong Kuo, Yang Tang, Lien-Yang Chou, Brian T. Sneed, Casey N. Brodsky, Zipeng Zhao, Chia-Kuang Tsung* Yolk-Shell Nanosrystal@ZIF-8 Nanostructures for Gas-Phase heterogeneous Catalysis with Selectivity Control. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2012-08134(35), 14345-14348.
  12. Chun-Hong Kuo, Yi-Ting Chu, Yen-Fang Song, Michael H. Huang Cu2O Nanocrystal-Templated Growth of Cu2S Nanocages with Encapsulated Au Nanoparticles and In-Situ Transmission X-Ray Microscopy Study. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 2011-0121(4), 792-797.
  13. Jyh-Lih Wu, Fang-Chung Chen*, Yu-Sheng Hsiao, Fan-Ching Chien, Peilin Chen, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang, Chain-Shu Hsu Surface Plasmonic Effects of Metallic Nanoparticles on the Performance of Polymer Bulk-Heterojunction Solar Cells. ACS Nano 2011-015(2), 959-967.
  14. Chun-Hong Kuo, Yu-Chen Yang, Shangjr Gwo, Michael H. Huang* Facet-Dependent and Au Nanocrystal- Enhanced Electrical and Photocatalytic Properties of Au–Cu2O Core–Shell Heterostructures. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2010-12133(4), 1052-1057.
  15. Hsin-Lun Wu, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Seed-Mediated Synthesis of Gold Nanocrystals with Systematic Shape Evolution from Cubic to Trisoctahedral and Rhombic Dodecahedral Structures. LANGMUIR 2010-0626(14), 12307-12313.
  16. Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Morphologically Controlled Synthesis of Cu2O Nanocrystals and Their Properties. NANO TODAY 2010-045(2), 106-116.
  17. Chun-Hong Kuo, Tzu-En Hua, Michael H. Huang* Au Nanocrystal-Directed Growth of Au–Cu2O Core–Shell Heterostructures with Precise Morphological Control. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2009-11131(49), 17871-17878.
  18. Fang-Chung Chen*, Jyh-Lih Wu, Chia-Ling Lee, Yi, Hong, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael. H. Huang Plasmonic–Enhanced Polymer Photovoltaic Devices Incorporating Solution–Processable Metal Nanoparticles. APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 2009-0795, 013305.
  19. Tz-Jun Kuo, Chi-Liang Kuo, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Growth of Core-Shell Ga-GaN Nanostructures via a Conventional Reflux Method and the Formation of Hollow GaN Spheres. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2009-02113(9), 3625-3630.
  20. Chia-Chien Chang, Hsin-Lun Wu, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Hydrothermal Synthesis of Monodispersed Octahedral Gold Nanocrystals with Five Different Size Ranges and Their Self-Assembled Structures. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS 2008-1120(24), 7570-7574.
  21. Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Facile Synthesis of Cu2O Nanocrystals with Systematic Shape Evolution from Cubic to Octahedral Structures. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2008-10112(47), 18355-18360.
  22. Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael. H. Huang* Fabrication of Truncated Rhombic Dodecahedral Cu2O Nanocages and Nanoframes by Particle Aggregation and Acidic Etching. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2008-08130(38), 12815-12820.
  23. Chun-Hong Kuo, Chiu-Hua Chen, Michael H. Huang* Seed-Mediated Synthesis of Monodispersed Cu2O Nanocubes with Five Different Size Ranges from 40 to 420 nm. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 2007-1117(18), 3773-3780.
  24. Hsin-Cheng Chu, Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Thermal Aqueous Solution Approach for the Synthesis of Triangular and Hexagonal Gold Nanoplates with Three Different Size Ranges. INORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2005-1245(2), 808-813.
  25. Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Synthesis of Branched Gold Nanocrystals by a Seeding Growth Approach. LANGMUIR 2005-0121(5), 2012-2016.
  26. Chun-Hong Kuo, Michael H. Huang* Synthesis of Highly Faceted Pentagonal- and Hexagonal-Shaped Gold Nanoparticles with Controlled Sizes by Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate. LANGMUIR 2004-0720(18), 7820-7824.