Yang Cai, Ph.D.



B.E., 2007, Environmental Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China


Yang Cai was born and grew up in Huhhot, Inner Mongolia, China. She received a BE degree from Beijing University of Chemical Technology in environmental engineering and joined in the Walton Group in August 2008.

Research Interests

Chemical modification of metal-organic frameworks to achieve molecule-specific adsorption behavior. Special attention is given to the organic ligands used to create the porous structure and the adsorption properties of these metal-organic frameworks.