Zhiyong Deng



Research Interest

Dr. Zhiyong Deng is specialized in zeolite membranes and core shell material. His current work is to oriented MFI membrane and use it for membrane separation, and ZIF-8 core shell and use it as micromembrane reactor .

Selected Publications

  • Z. Deng, C-H. Nicolas, Y. Guo*, A. Giroir-Fendler & M. Pera-Titus*, Isomorphously substituted B-MFI hollow fibre membranes for p-xylene separation from C8 aromatic mixtures,   Separation and Purification Technology, 80 (2011) 323–329.
  • Z. Deng , C-H. Nicolas, Y. Guo*, A. Giroir-Fendler & M. Pera-Titus*, Synthesis and characterization of nanocomposite B-MFI-alumina hollow fibre membranes and application to xylene isomer separation, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials , 133(2010) 18-26
  • Z. Deng, M. Pera-Titus*, Y. Guo* & A. Giroir-Fendler, Molecular sieving separation of hexane isomers within nanocomposite (B)-MFI-alumina hollow fibre membranes: a modelling study, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research , 49(2010) 11697-11707
  • Z. Deng, C-H. Nicolas, M.O. Daramola, J. Sublet, Th. Schiestel, A.J. Burger, Y. Guo*, A. Giroir-Fendler & M. Pera-Titus*, Nanocomposite MFI-alumina hollow fibre membranes prepared via pore-plugging synthesis: Influence of the porous structure of hollow fibres on the gas/vapour separation performance,  Journal of Membrane Science
  • Yanglong Guo*, Zhiyong Deng, Guanzhong Lu, Progress in Zeolite Membranes. Petrochemical Technology , 37(2008) 865-872


  • 2006.9 ~ 2011.3   Master-Ph. D / Industrial Catalysis,  Research Institute of Industrial Catalysis, East China University of Science & Technology, Shanghai, China
  • 2008.9 ~ 2010.9   Co-supervised PhD/ Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse et l’Environnement de Lyon (IRCELYON), UMR 5256 CNRS - Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France (Awarded doctoral degree)
  • 2002.9 ~ 2006.7    Bachelor of Science / Applied Chemistry, University of Petroleum of China, Shandong, China

Scientific and Professional Membership

● Member of the International Zeolite Association
● Member of the European Membrane Society 
● Member of the Chinese Zeolite Association

Research Interests Keywords

Catalysis Gas/Water Purification Nanomaterials