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Department of Chemistry



Adjunct Associate Professor
Research Interest

  • Structure determination from powder diffraction

  • Precise Rietveld refinement & Sequential Rietveld refinement

  • High Resolution Powder X-ray Diffraction (TPS 19A spokesperson)

  • Atomic Pair Distribution Function (PDF)

  • X-ray Crystallography and Crystal Engineering

  • Charge Density Analysis from High Resolution Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction

  • Spin Crossover Materials

Career and Service Experiences

  • B.S. Dept. of Chemistry, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan (1999-2003 )

  • M.S. Dept. of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan (2003-2005)

  • Ph.D Dept. of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan (2005-2010)

  • Short visiting, ChemMatCARS, Argonne National Laboratory, USA (2010.02-06)

  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan (2011-2012)

  • Assistant Scientist, Materials Science Group, National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Hsinchu, Taiwan (2012-2021)

  • Jointly Appointed Assistant Professor, Graduate Institute of Applied Science and Technology, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (2020~2021)

  • Associate Scientist, Materials Science Group, National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Hsinchu, Taiwan (2022-present)

  • Group leader of Material Science Group, NSRRC (2022-present)

Selected Publications

  1. Wang, C. C.*; Chung, Y. C.; Liu, C. Y.; Lee. G. H.; Chien, S. Y.; Chen, B. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*, CrystEngComm, 2023, 25, 290-298, 'Structural Characterization and Solvent Vapor Sorption of Two Solvent-dependent Zn(II) Supramolecular Architectures Based on a Flexible Tripodal Thioether-based Pyridyl Ligand and a Dicarboxylate-based Ligand', (IF= 3.756, Times Cited:0)

  2. Chen, B. H.; Xu, J. J.; Lai, W. R.; Chang. C. K.; Chen, J. L., Lee, J. F.; Chen, J. M.; Sheu, H. S.; Lee, J. J.; Kubota, Y.; Chiang, M. H.; Kitagawa, Y.*; Chuang, Y. C.*; Hsu, I J.*, J. Chin. Chem. Soc. 2023, 70, 1187-1199, 'Structure Determination and Magnetic Studies of Triazole Chelated Co(II) Coordination Polymers', (IF=1.753, Times Cited:0)

  3. Wang, C. C.*; Tsai, C. S.; Lee, G. H.; Chien, S. Y.; Chen, B. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*, J. Chin. Chem. Soc. 2023, 70, 1155-1167, "Structural Characterization, Thermal Stability, and Solvent de-/ad-sorption Behavior of Two d10 M(II) (M=Cd and Zn) Coordination Polymers Constructed by 1,3,5-tris (4-pyridylsulfanyl-methyl)-2,4,6-trimethyl-benzene (L1)", (IF=1.753, Times Cited:0)

  4. Wang, C. C.*, Lin, G. M., Lin, C. H., Chang, T. W., Ke, S. Y., Liu, C. Y., Lee, G. H., Chen, B. H., Chuang, Y. C.*, ACS Omega, 2022, 7, 14089-14101, "Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Water Vapor Sorption Behavior of Two Ligand Ratio-Dependent Supramolecular Networks, [Cd(2,2'-bpym)1.5(BDC)]·0.5(2,2'-bpym)·5H2O and [Cd(2,2'-bpym)0.5(BDC)(H2O)3]", (IF=4.132, Times Cited:0)

  5. Wang, C. C.*; Yi, W. C., Huang, Z. L., Chien, W. C., Chuang, Y. C.*, Lee, G. H. Crystals, 2021, 11, 371, "Reversible Water Ad-/Desorption Behavior of a 3D Polycatenation Network, [Zn(bpp)(BDC)].1.5(H2O), Constructed by 2D Undulated Layered MOF"

  6. Wang, C. C.*; Yi, W. C.; Huang, Z. L.; Chang, T. W.; Chien, W. C.; Tseng, Y. Y.; Chen, B. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*; Lee, G. H. Polymers, 2020, 12, 2222, "Synthesis, Structures, and Water Adsorption of Two Coordination Polymers Constructed by M(II) (M = Ni(1) and Zn (2)) with 1,3-Bis(4-Pyridyl)Propane (bpp) and 1,2,4,5-Benzenetetracarboxylate (BT4-) Ligands"

  7. Wang, C. C*; Tsai, J. H.; Ke, S. Y.; Lee, G. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*; Yang, E. C. Cryst. Growth Des. 2020, 20, 5395-5405. " Structural Characterization, Water Adsorption, and Magnetic Properties of Two Composite Mn(II)–Squarate–dpe Supramolecular Architectures"

  8. Kuo, C. S.; Lyu, L. M.; Sia, R. F.; Lin, H. M.; Sneed, T. B.; Chen, C. F.; Chang, J.; Chiu, T. W.; Chuang, Y. C.*; Kuo, C. H.*, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2020, 8, 10544-10553, "Ultrathin Octahedral CuPt Nanocages Obtained by Facet Transformation from Rhombic Dodecahedral Core–Shell Nanocrystals"

  9. Wang, C. C.*; Ke, S. Y.; Hsieh, Y. F.; Huang, S. T.; Wang, T. H.; Lee, G. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*, J. Chin. Chem. Soc. 2019, 66, 1031-1040, “Water de/adsorption associated with single-crystal-to-single-crystal structural transformation of a series of two‐dimensional metal–organic frameworks, [M(bipy)(C4O4)(H2O)2]·3H2O (M = Mn(1), Fe(2), and Zn(3), and bipy=4,4′-bipyridine)”

  10. Wang, C. C.*; Wang, Y. F.; Ke, S. Y.; Xiu, Y. B.; Lee, G. H.; Chen, B. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*, AIMS Materials Science, 2018, 5(1), 145-155, “Synthesis, structural characterization and thermal stability of a 2D layered Cd(II) coordination polymer constructed from squarate (C4O42−) and 2,2’-bis(2-pyridyl)ethylene (2,2’-bpe) ligands”

  11. Wang, C. C.*; Ke, S. Y.; Chen, K. T.; Hsieh, Y. F.; Wang, T. H.; Lee, G. H.; Chuang, Y. C.*, Crystals 2017, 7, 364, “Reversible Single-Crystal-to-Single-Crystal Structural Transformation in a Mixed-Ligand 2D Layered Metal-Organic Framework: Structural Characterization and Sorption Study”

  12. Chuang, Y. C.*; Sheu, C. F.; Lee, G. H.; Chen, Y. S.; Wang, Y.*, Acta Cryst. B 2017, 73, 634-642, “Charge density studies of 3d metal (Ni/Cu) complexes with a non-innocent ligand”

  13. Hsu, S. C.; Chuang, Y. C.; Sneed, B. T.; Cullen, D. A.; Chiu, T. W.; Kuo, C. H.*, Nano Lett. 2016, 16, 5514−5520, “Turning the Halide Switch in the Synthesis of Au−Pd Alloy and Core−Shell Nanoicosahedra with Terraced Shells: Performance in Electrochemical and Plasmon-Enhanced Catalysis” (S.-C. H. and Y.-C. C. contributed equally.)

  14. Ke, S. Y., Chang, Y. F., Wang, H. Y., Yang, C. C., Ni, C. W., Lin, G. Y., Chen, T. T., Ho, M. L., Lee, G. H., Chuang, Y. C.*, Wang, C. C.*, Cryst. Growth Des., 2014, 14, 4011-4018, “Self-Assembly of Four Coordination Polymers (CPs) in A 3D Entangled Architecture Showing Reversible Dynamic Solid-State Structural Transformation and Color-Changing Behaviour by Thermal De-/Re-hydration”

  15. Chuang, Y. C., Li, Y. W., Hsu, I J., Lee, G. H., Wang, Y., Inorg. Chem., 2013, 52, 10958-10967. “Bond Characterization of a Unique Thiathiophthene Derivative: A Combined Charge Density Study and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy”

  16. Chuang, Y. C., Ho, W. L., Sheu, C. F., Lee, G. H., Wang Y., Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 10769-10771. “Crystal Engineering from a 1D Chain to a 3D Coordination Polymer Accompanied with a Dramatic Change in Magnetic Property”

  17. Chuang, Y. C., Liu, C. T., Sheu, C. F., Ho, W. L., Lee, G. H., Wang, C. C., Wang, Y., Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 4663-4671. “New Iron(II) Spin Crossover Coordination Polymers [Fe(m-atrz)3(X)2×2H2O] (X=ClO4¯, BF4¯) and [Fe(m-atrz)(m-pyz)(NCS)2×4H2O] with Interesting solvent effect”

Update: 2024-01-05