Dr. Xian-Lei Shi

College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Henan Polytechnic University

Collaborative Innovation Centerof Chemical Science and Engineering (Tianjin)

Tianjin University

Associate Professor



2015 Ph.D., Tianjin University, Chemistry

2012 M.Sc., Tianjin University, Chemistry

Publications (Selected)

  1. X.-L. Shi,* B. Sun, Q. Hu, K. Liu, P. Li, J. Wang, Recyclable polyetheretherketone fiber-Supported N-heterocyclic carbene catalysts for nucleophilic acylation of fluorobenzenes. Chem. Comm. 2020, in press.
  2. X.-L. Shi,* B. Sun, Q. Hu, K. Liu, P. Li, B. Liu, A novel fiber-supported cooperative catalyst for the carboxylation of terminal alkynes through CO2 utilization. Chem.Eng.J. 2020, 395, 125084(1-8).
  3. P. Li,* L. Mi, Y. Liu,W. Zhang, X.-L. Shi,* Synergistic catalysis of bifunctional polyacrylonitrile fiber for the synthesis of (E)-α,β-unsaturated esters from aldehydes by decarboxylative Doebner-Knoevenagel reaction. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2020, 81, 323-331.
  4. X.-L. Shi,* B. Sun, Q. Hu, Y. Chen, P. Duan, Fiber-supported Fe(III) complex catalyst in spinning basket reactor for cleaner ring-opening of epoxides with alcohols. Green Chem. 2019, 21, 3573-3582.
  5. X.-L. Shi,* B. Sun, Y. Chen, Q. Hu, Y. Meng, P. Duan, Tuning anion species and chain length of ligands grafted on the fiber for an efficient polymer-supported Ni(II) complex catalyst in one-pot multicomponent A3-coupling. J. Catal. 2019, 372, 321-329.
  6. L.-F. Xie, Y.-P. Xu, X.-L. Shi,* F. Wang, P.-G. Duan,* S.-C. Li, Hydrotreating the distillate fraction of algal biocrude with used engine oil over Pt/C for production of liquid fuel. Catal. Today 2019, Doi: 10.1016/j.cattod.2019.03.043.
  7. P. Li, Y. Liu, L. Mi, X.-L. Shi,* P. Duan, J. Cao, W. Zhang, Bifunctionalized polyacrylonitrile fibers as highly efficient and selective heterogeneous catalysts for cycloaddition of CO2 with epichlorohydrin under mild conditions. Catal. Today 2019, Doi: 10.1016/j.cattod.2019.06.049.
  8. Q. Hu, X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, F. Wang, P. Duan,* Fiber-polyquaterniums@Cu(I) as recyclable polymer-supported copper complex catalysts for alkyne coupling and cycloaddition reactions. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2019, 69, 387-396.
  9. X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, P. Duan, W. Zhang, Q. Hu, Conversion of CO2 into organic carbonates over a fiber-supported ionic liquid catalyst in impellers of the agitation system. ACS Sustainable Chem.Eng.2018, 6, 7119-7127.
  10. X.-L. Shi,* Q. Hu, Y. Chen, F. Wang, P. Duan, Conversion of biomass components to methyl levulinate over an ultra-high performance fiber catalyst in impellers of the agitation system. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2018, 65, 264-271.
  11. P.-G. Duan, S.-K. Yang, Y.-P. Xu,* F. Wang, D. Zhao, Y.-J. Weng, X.-L. Shi,* Integration of hydrothermal liquefaction and supercritical water gasification for improvement of energy recovery from algal biomass. Energy 2018, 155, 734-745.
  12. X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, Q. Hu, F. Wang, P. Duan, An efficient, recyclable and large-scalable fiber-supported Fe(III) catalytic system on a simple fixed-bed reactor verified in the Biginelli reactions. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2018, 60, 333-340.
  13. X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, Q. Hu, H. Meng, P. Duan,* Fiber-supported poly(quaternaryammonium bromide)s as supported-phase transfer catalysts in the spinning basket reactor. Ind.Eng.Chem. Res. 2018, 57, 7450-7457.
  14. X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, Q. Hu, C. Luo, W. Zhang, P. Duan,* A potential industrialized fiber-supported copper catalyst for one-pot multicomponent CuAAC reactions in water. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2017, 53, 134-142.
  15. Q. Hu, X.-L. Shi,* Y. Chen, X. Han, P. Duan, W. Zhang, Revisiting the Knoevenagel condensations: A universal and flexible bis-ammoniated fiber catalyst for the mild synthesis of α,β-unsaturated compounds. J. Ind. Eng. Chem. 2017, 54, 75-81.