SI Wenzhe

Name: SI Wenzhe
Division: Division of Air Pollution and Its Control
Position Assistant Professor
Address: School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Tel: 86-010-62782030

Education background

2009.09-2014.06, Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry, Jilin University, China

2005.09-2009.06, B.S. in Optical Science and Technology, Jilin University, China


2020.08 – Present Assistant Professor, School of Environment, Tsinghua University, China

2017.07 – 2020.08 Post doctoral Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University, the United States

2016.10 – 2017.06 Post doctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the United States

2014.07 – 2016.09 Post doctoral Fellow, School of Environment, Tsinghua University, China

Concurrent Academic

Invited Reviewer for academic journals including ACS Catalysis, Environmental Science & Technology, Chemical Engineering Journal, etc.

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Air Pollution Chemistry and Control Technology

Research and Development of Novel Transition Metal Oxide Catalysts

Development and Application of VOCs Purification Technology

Indoor Air Pollution Purification Technology

Academic Achievement

Selected Publications (* corresponding author)

1. Wenzhe Si, Haiyan Liu, Tao Yan, Hui Wang, Chi Fan, Shangchao Xiong, Ziqi Zhao, Yue Peng, Jianjun Chen* and Junhua Li, Sn-doped Rutile TiOfor Vanadyl Catalysts: Improvements on Activity and Stability in SCR Reaction, Applied Catalysis B-Environmental, 2020, 269, 118797.

2. Wenzhe Si, Yu Wang, Yue Peng, Jianjun Chen* and Junhua Li, CeO2 Facets Control: from Single (100) to Multiple, RSC Advances, 2020, 10(3), 1271-1274.

3. Wenzhe Si, Yu Wang, Shen Zhao, Fangyun Hu and Junhua Li*, A Facile Method for in Situ Preparation of the MnO2/LaMnO3 Catalyst for the Removal of Toluene, Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50(8), 4572-4578.

4. Wenzhe Si, Yu Wang, Yue Peng, and Junhua Li*, Selective Dissolution of A-Site Cations in ABO3 Perovskites: A New Path to High-Performance Catalysts, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54(27), 7954-7957.

5. Wenzhe Si, Yu Wang, Yue Peng, Xiang Li, Kezhi Li, and Junhua Li*, A High-efficiency γ-MnO2-like Catalyst in Toluene Combustion, Chemical Communications, 2015, 51(81), 14977-14980.

6. Wenzhe Si, Keke Huang, Xiaofeng Wu, and Shouhua Feng*, Epitaxial Thin Film of SmFeO3 Ferroelectric Heterostructures, Science China-Chemistry, 2014, 57(6), 803-806.

7. Wenhao Yang, Yue Peng, Ya Wang, Yun Wang, Hao Liu, Zi’ang Su, Weinan Yang, Jianjun Chen,Wenzhe Si*, and Junhua Li*, Controllable Redox-induced in-situ Growth of MnO2 over Mn2O3 for Toluene Oxidation: Active Heterostructure Interfaces, Applied Catalysis B-Environmental, 2020, 278, 119279.

8. Ziang Su, Wenhao Yang, Chizhong Wang, Shangchao Xiong, Xingzhong Cao, Yue Peng*,Wenzhe Si*, Yibin Weng, Ming Xue, and Junhua Li, Roles of Oxygen Vacancies in the Bulk and Surface of CeO2 for Toluene Catalytic Combustion, Environmental Science & Technology, 2020, 54(19), 12684-12692.

9. Yu Wang, Wenzhe Si*, Yue Peng, and Junhua Li*, Investigation on Removal of NO and Hg0 with Different Cu Species in Cu-SAPO-34 Zeolites, Catalysis Communications, 2019, 119, 91-95.

10. Yu Wang, Wenzhe Si*, Yue Peng, Dong Wang, and Junhua Li*, A Dual-functional MnO2/La0.6Sr0.4MnOComposite Catalyst: High-efficiency for Elemental Mercury Oxidation in Flue Gas, Catalysis Communications, 2018, 112, 43-48.

11. Yue Peng, Wenzhe Si, Jinming Luo, Wenkang Su, Huazhen Chang, Junhua Li*, Jiming Hao, and John Crittenden*, Surface Tuning of La0.5Sr0.5CoO3Perovskite Catalysts by Acetic Acid for NOx Storage and Reduction, Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50(12), 6442-6448.

12. Yue Peng, Wenzhe Si, Xiang Li, Jinmin Luo, Junhua Li*, John Crittenden* and Jiming Hao, Comparison of MoO3 and WO3 on Arsenic Poisoning V2O5/TiO2 Catalyst: DRIFTS and DFT Study, Applied Catalysis B-Environmental, 2016,181, 692-698.

13. Yue Peng, Wenzhe Si, Xiang Li, Jianjun Chen, Junhua Li*, John Crittenden*, and JimingHao, Investigation of the Poisoning Mechanism of Lead on the CeO2-WO3 Catalyst for the NH3–SCR Reaction via in Situ IR and Raman Spectroscopy Measurement, Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50(17), 9576–9582.

14. Yue Peng, Wenzhe Si, Junhua Li*, John Crittenden*, and Jiming Hao, Experimental and DFT Studies on Sr-doped LaMnO3 Catalysts for NOx Storage and Reduction, Catalysis Science & Technology, 2015, 5(4), 2478-2485.