Jiahai Ma     Professor   School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Address: No.19 Yuquan Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing
Postcode: 100049

Research Areas

Photocatalysis and environmental photochemistry:

1. Green catalytic transformation of organic pollutants;

2. Environmental Science of Nanomaterials;

3. Environmental photochemistry.


Ph.D.  Physical Chemistry, 2006
Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Faculty,  2009-
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,
Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Post-doc,  2007-2008
College of Chemistry and Life Sciences,
University of Maryland, College Park, USA 


Selective publications

1. Tuo Li, Zhenwen Zhao, Quan Wang, Pengfei Xie, Jiahai Ma*. Strongly enhanced Fenton degradation of organic pollutants by cysteine: An aliphatic amino acid accelerator outweighs hydroquinone analogues. Water Res. 2016, 105, 479-486

2. Zilu Liu, Pengfei Xie, Jiahai Ma*. Aqueous photoproduction of Au nanoparticles by natural organic matter: effect of NaBH4 reduction. Environ. Sci.: Nano. 2016, 3, 707-714 (Cover image)

3. Liting Fu, Zhenwen Zhao, Jiahai Ma*, Xuefeng Hu*. A Cavity-confined acceleration of iron cycle for the Fenton-like reaction by β-CD-benzoquinone host–guest complex under visible irradiation. Catal. Commun. 2015, 65, 96-101

4. Rongrong Guo, Jiahai Ma*. Reduction-induced molecular signature of humic substances: structural evidence for optical changes. RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 25880-25885

5. Xiaowen Wang, Jiahai Ma*, Zhenpeng Wang; Rongrong Guo; Xuefeng Hu. Aqueous phototransformation of bisphenol S: the competitive radical-attack pathway to p-hydroxybenzenesulfonic acid. Water Sci. Technol. 2014, 70, 540-547

6. Jiahai Ma*, Rongrong Guo. Engaging in Curriculum Reform of Chinese Chemistry Graduate Education: An Example from a Photocatalysis—Principles and Applications Course. J. Chem. Educ. 2014, 91, 206-210

7. Jiahai Ma, Wanhong Ma, Chuncheng Chen, Hongwei Ji, Jincai Zhao*. An efficient anthraquinone–resin hybrid co-catalyst for Fenton-like reactions: acceleration of the iron cycle using a quinone cycle under visible-light irradiation. Chem. Asian. J. 2011, 6, 2264-2268

8. Jiahai Ma*. Getting a bigger picture in less time: viewing curriculum reform in a Chinese graduate chemistry program through the lens of an organic structure analysis course. J. Chem. Educ. 2011, 88, 1639-1643

9. Bo Wen, Jiahai Ma, Chuncheng Chen, Wanhong Ma, Huaiyong Zhu, Jincai Zhao*. Supported noble metal nanoparticles as photo/sono-catalysts for synthesis of chemicals and degradation of pollutants. Sci. China. Chem. 2011, 54, 887-897

10. Jiahai Ma, Rossana Del Vecchio, Kelli S. Golanoski, Erin S. Boyle, Neil V. Blough*. Optical properties of humic substances and CDOM: effects of borohydride reduction. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2010, 44, 5395-5402

11. Andrew D. Steen*, Pramila Gururaj, Jiahai Ma, Neil V. Blough, Carol Arnosti. Fluorescence anisotropy as a means to determine extracellular polysaccharide hydrolase activity in environmental samples. Analytical Biochemistry, 2008, 383, 340-342

12. Jiahai Ma, Wanhong Ma, Wenjing Song, Chuncheng Chen, Yalin Tang, Jincai Zhao*, Yingping Huang, Yiming Xu, Ling Zang. Fenton degradation of organic compounds in the presence of low-molecular-weight organic acids: cooperative effect of quinone and visible irradiation. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2006, 40, 618-624

13. Wenjing Song, Jiahai Ma, Wanhong Ma, Chuncheng Chen, Jincai Zhao*. Photochemical production or depletion of hydrogen peroxide controlled by different electron transfer pathways in methyl viologen intercalated clays. J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem., 2006, 183, 31-34

14. Jiahai Ma, Wenjing Song, Chuncheng Chen, Wanhong Ma, Jincai Zhao*, Yalin Tang. Fenton degradation of organic compounds promoted by dyes under visible irradiation. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2005, 39, 5810-5815

15. Wenjing Song, Wanhong Ma, Jiahai Ma, Chuncheng Chen, Jincai Zhao*, Yingping Huang, Yiming Xu. Photochemical oscillation of Fe(II)/Fe(III) ratio induced by periodic flux of dissolved organic matter. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2005, 39, 3121-3127



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