2006-2009

1. Origin of the High Activity of Porous Carbon-Coated Platinum Nanoparticles for Aerobic Oxidation of Alcohols 
Yun Hau Ng, Shigeru Ikeda, Yoshihiro Morita, Takashi Harada, Keita Ikeue, Michio Matsumura

J. Phys. Chem. C 2009113 (29), 12799–12805 
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2. Morphological Control of Carbon Carrier in Pt–Carbon Nanocomposites Derived from Photocatalytic Reactions on Titanium(IV) Oxide Powders
Yun Hau Ng, Shigeru Ikeda, Sang-in Park, Yoshihiro Morita, Takashi Harada, Michio Matsumura
Top. Catal. 2009, 52, 627–633
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3. An efficient and reusable carbon-supported platinum catalyst for aerobic oxidation of alcohols in water
Yun Hau NgShigeru IkedaTakashi HaradaYoshihiro MoritaMichio Matsumura
Chem. Commun. 2008, 27, 3181-3183
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4. Photocatalytic Route for Synthesis of Hollow Porous Carbon/Pt Nanocomposites with Controllable Density and Porosity 
Yun Hau Ng, Shigeru IkedaTakashi HaradaSangin ParkTakao SakataHirotaro MoriMichio Matsumura

Chem. Mater. 2008, 20 (3), 1154–1160
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5. High Sintering Resistance of Platinum Nanoparticles Embedded in a Microporous Hollow Carbon Shell Fabricated Through a Photocatalytic Reaction 
Yun Hau Ng, Shigeru Ikeda, Takashi HaradaTakao SakataHirotaro MoriAkio TakaokaMichio Matsumura

Langmuir 2008, 24 (12), 6307–6312
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6. Rhodium Nanoparticle Encapsulated in a Porous Carbon Shell as an Active Heterogeneous Catalyst for Aromatic Hydrogenation 
Takashi HaradaShigeru IkedaYun Hau NgTakao SakataHirotaro MoriTsukasa TorimotoMichio Matsumura

Adv. Funct. Mater. 2008, 18 (15), 2190-2196
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7. Efficient Reductive Alkylation of Aniline with Acetone over Pt Nanoparticles Encapsulated in Hollow Porous Carbon 
Harada TakashiIkeda ShigeruOkamoto NatsumiNg Yun HauHigashida SuguruTorimoto TsukasaMatsumura Michio 

Chem. Lett. 2008, 37 (9), 948-949
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8. Fabrication of Hollow Carbon Nanospheres Encapsulating Platinum Nanoparticles Using a Photocatalytic Reaction 
Y. H. NgS. IkedaT. HaradaS. HigashidaT. SakataH. MoriM. Matsumura

Adv. Mater. 2007, 19 (4), 597-601
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9. Biphasic epoxidation of 1-octene with H2O2 catalyzed by amphiphilic fluorinated Ti-loaded zirconia 
Yun Hau Ng, Izan Izwan, Hadi Nur, Mohd Nazlan Mohd Muhid, Halimaton Hamdan

J. Fluor. Chem. 2007, 128 (1), 12-16
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10. Selective Adsorption of Glucose-Derived Carbon Precursor on Amino-Functionalized Porous Silica for Fabrication of Hollow Carbon Spheres with Porous Walls 
Shigeru Ikeda, Koji Tachi, Yun Hau Ng, Yoshimitsu Ikoma, Takao Sakata, Hirotaro Mori, Takashi Harada, Michio Matsumura

Chem. Mater. 2007, 19 (17), 4335–4340
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11. Hydrophobic fluorinated TiO2–ZrO2 as catalyst in epoxidation of 1-octene with aqueous hydrogen peroxide 
Hadi Nur, Ng Yun Hau, Izan Izwan Misnon, Halimaton Hamdan, Mohd Nazlan Mohd Muhid

Mater. Lett. 2006, 60 (17-18), 2274-2277
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