- Shi-Fang Yuan, Zhe Fan, Qiuyue Zhang, Zygmunt Flisak, Yanping Ma, Yang Sun, and Wen-Hua Sun, Enhancing performance of α-diiminonickel precatalyst for ethylene polymerization by substitution with the 2,4-bis(4,4'-dimethoxybenzhydryl)-6-methylphenyl group, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2020, 34, DOI: 10.1002/aoc.5638
- Shi-Fang Yuan, Yi Yan, Gregory A. Solan, Yanping Ma and Wen-Hua Sun, Recent advancements in N-ligated group 4 molecular catalysts for the (co)polymerization of ethylene, Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 2020, 411, 213254. DOI: 1016/j.ccr.2020.213254.
- Xin-E Duan, Bo Yuan, Rui Li, Arumugam Vignesh, Chantsalnyam Bariashir, Zilong Li, Sheng-Di Bai, Yanping Ma, Jian-Bin Chao, Hong-Bo Tong, and Wen-Hua Sun, Alkyl substituents triggered an unexpected formation of mono-and dinuclear zirconium hydrazonate complexes: synthesis, characterization and their catalytic behavior toward ethylene polymerization，Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2020, 34, e5586. DOI:10.1002/aoc.5586.
- Wenhong Yang, Timothy Tizhe Fidelis, and Wen-Hua Sun, Prediction of Catalytic Activities of Bis(imino)pyridine Metal Complexes by Machine Learning, Journal of Computational Chemistry, 2020, DOI: 10.1002/JCC.26160
- Badral Gansukh, Qiuyue Zhang, Zygmunt Flisak, Tongling Liang, Yanping Ma, and Wen-Hua Sun, The chloro-substituent enhances performance of 2,4-bis(imino)pyridylchromium catalysts yielding highly linear polyethylene, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2020, 34, e5471. DOI:10.1002/aoc.5471.
- Arumugam Vignesh, Qiuyue Zhang, Yanping Ma, Tongling Liang, and Wen-Hua Sun, Attaining highly branched polyethylene elastomers by employing modified α-diiminonickel(II) catalysts: Probing the effects of enhancing fluorine atom on the ligand framework towards mechanical properties of polyethylene, Polymer, 187 (2020),122089. DOI：10.1016/j.polymer.2019.122089.
- Wenhong Yang, Timothy Tizhe Fidelis, Wen-Hua Sun, Machine Learning in Catalysis, From Proposal to Practicing, ACS Omega 2020, 5, 83-88. DOI：acsomega.9b03673
- Igor E. Soshnikov, Nina V. Semikolenova, Konstantin P. Bryliakov, Artem A. Antonov, Wen-Hua Sun, Evgenii P. Talsi, The nature of nickel species formed upon the activation of α-diimine nickel(II) precatalyst with alkylaluminum sesquichlorides, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 2020, 907, 1210632019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jorganchem.2019.121063
- Badral Gansukh, Randi Zhang, Jingjing Guo, Wenjuan Zhangand Wen-Hua Sun, Paradox of late transition-metal catalysts in ethylene polymerization, General Chemistry, 2020, 6, 190031. DOI: 10.21127/yaoyigc20190031
- Jiaxin Li, Qiuyue Zhang, Xinquan Hu, Yanping Ma, Gregory A. Solan, Yang Sun and Wen-Hua Sun, 2-Acetyloxymethyl-substituted 5,6,7-trihydroquinolinyl-8-ylideneamine-Ni(II) chlorides and their application in ethylene dimerization/trimerization, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2020, 34, e5254. DOI: DOI: 10.1002/aoc.5254
- Jingjing Guo, Wenjuan Zhang, Ivan I. Oleynik,Gregory A. Solan, Irina V. Oleynik, Tongling Liang, Wen-Hua Sun, Probing the effect of ortho-cycloalkyl ring size onactivity and thermostability in cycloheptyl-fused N,N,N-iron ethylene polymerization catalysts, Dalton Transactions, 2020,49, 136-146. DOI: 10.1039/C9DT04325J