Wojciech Bury

wojtek3_thumbnail Wojciech Bury, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Warsaw University of Technology
tel: +48 22 234 7315
email: wojbur@ch.pw.edu.pl

Publications

  1. K. Sokołowski, I. Justyniak, W. Bury, J. Grzonka, Z. Kaszkur, Ł. Mąkolski, M. Dutkiewicz, A. Lewalska, E. Krajewska, D. Kubicki, K. Wójcik, K. J. Kurzydłowski, J. Lewiński
    tert-Butyl(tert-Butoxy)zinc Hydroxides: Hybrid Models for Single-Source Precursors of ZnO Nanocrystals
    Chemistry – A European Journal, 2015, Early View.
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201406245
  2. K. Sokołowski, W. Bury, A. Tulewicz, A. M. Cieślak, I. Justyniak, D. Kubicki, E. Krajewska, A. Milet, R. Moszyński, J. Lewiński
    Experimental and Computational Insights into Carbon Dioxide Fixation by RZnOH Species
    Chemistry – A European Journal, 2015, Early View.
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201406271
  3. P. Deria, W. Bury, I. Hod, C.-W. Kung, O. Karagiaridi, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    MOF Functionalization via Solvent-Assisted Ligand Incorporation: Phosphonates vs Carboxylates
    Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, Article ASAP.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic502639v
  4. I. Hod, W. Bury, D. M. Gardner, P. Deria, V. Roznyatovskiy, M. R. Wasielewski, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Bias-Switchable Permselectivity and Redox Catalytic Activity of a Ferrocene-Functionalized, Thin-Film Metal−Organic Framework Compound
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2015, 6, 586.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b00019
  5. Y. G. Chung, J. Camp, M. Haranczyk, B. J. Sikora, W. Bury, V. Krungleviciute, T. Yildirim, O. K. Farha, D. S. Sholl, R. Q. Snurr
    Computation-Ready, Experimental Metal − Organic Frameworks: A Tool To Enable High-Throughput Screening of Nanoporous Crystals
    Chemistry of Materials, 2014, 26, 6185.
    DOI: 10.1021/cm502594j
  6. O. Karagiaridi,‡ W. Bury,‡ D. Fairen-Jimenez, C. E. Wilmer, A. A. Sarjeant, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Enhanced Gas Sorption Properties and Unique Behavior toward Liquid Water in a Pillared-Paddlewheel Metal–Organic Framework Transmetalated with Ni(II)
    Inorganic Chemistry
    , 2014, 53, 10432.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic501467w
  7. I. Justyniak, W. Bury, D. Prochowicz, K. Wójcik, J. Zachara, J. Lewiński
    Toward Coordination Polymers Based on Fine-Tunable Group 13 Organometallic Phthalates
    Inorganic Chemistry, 2014, 53, 7270.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic5005598
  8. P. Deria, J. E. Mondloch, O. Karagiaridi, W. Bury,* J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Beyond post-synthesis modification: evolution of metal–organic frameworks via building block replacement
    Chemical Society Reviews, 2014, 43, 5896.
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00067F
  9. O. V. Gutov,‡ W. Bury,‡ D. A. Gomez-Gualdron, V. Krungleviciute, D. Fairen-Jimenez, J. E. Mondloch, A. A. Sarjeant, S. S. Al-Juaid, R. Q. Snurr, J. T. Hupp, T. Yildirim, O. K. Farha
    Water-Stable Zirconium-Based Metal–Organic Framework Material with High-Surface Area and Gas-Storage Capacities
    Chemistry – A European Journal
    , 2014, 20, 12389.
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201402895
  10. I. Hod, W. Bury, D. M. Karlin, P. Deria, C.-W. Kung, M. J. Katz, M. So, B. Klahr, D. Jin, Y.-W. Chung, T. W. Odom, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Directed Growth of Electroactive Metal-Organic Framework Thin Films Using Electrophoretic Deposition
    Advanced Materials, 2014, 26, 6295.
    DOI: 10.1002/adma.201401940
  11. O. Karagiaridi,‡ W. Bury,‡ J. E. Mondloch, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Solvent-Assisted Linker Exchange: An Alternative to the De Novo Synthesis of Unattainable Metal–Organic Frameworks
    Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2014, 53, 4530.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201306923
  12. P. Deria, W. Bury, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Versatile functionalization of the NU-1000 platform by solvent-assisted ligand incorporation
    Chemical Communications, 2014,50, 1965.
    DOI: 10.1039/C3CC48562E
  13. O. Karagiaridi, W. Bury, A. A. Sarjeant, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha,
    Synthesis and Characterization of Functionalized Metal-organic Frameworks
    Journal of Visual Experiments, 2014, 91, e52094.
    DOI:10.3791/52094
  14. C. W. Kung, T. C. Wang, J. E. Mondloch, D. Fairen-Jimenez, D. M. Gardner, W. Bury, J. M. Klingsporn, J. C. Barnes, R. Van Duyne, J. F. Stoddart, M. R. Wasielewski, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Metal–Organic Framework Thin Films Composed of Free-Standing Acicular Nanorods Exhibiting Reversible Electrochromism
    Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 5012.
    DOI: 10.1021/cm403726v
  15. P. Deria, J. E. Mondloch, E. Tylianakis, P. Ghosh, W. Bury, R. Q. Snurr, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Perfluoroalkane Functionalization of NU-1000 via Solvent-Assisted Ligand Incorporation: Synthesis and CO2 Adsorption Studies
    Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135, 16801.
    DOI:10.1021/ja408959g
  16. K. Sokołowski, W. Bury, D. Fairén-Jiménez, I. Justyniak, K. Sołtys, D. Prochowicz, S. Yang, M. Schröder, J. Lewiński
    Permanent porosity derived from the self-assembly of highly luminescent molecular zinc carbonate nanoclusters
    Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2013, Early View.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201306785
  17. O. Karagiaridi, W. Bury, E. Tylianakis, A. A. Sarjeant, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Opening Metal−Organic Frameworks Vol. 2: Inserting Longer Pillars into Pillared-Paddlewheel Structures through Solvent-Assisted Linker Exchange
    Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 3499.
    DOI: 10.1021/cm401724v
  18. J. E. Mondloch, W. Bury, D. Fairén-Jiménez, S. Kwon, E. J. DeMarco, M. H. Weston, A. A. Sarjeant, S. T. Nguyen, P. C. Stair, R. Q. Snurr, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Vapor-Phase Metalation by Atomic Layer Deposition in a Metal–Organic Framework
    Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135, 10294.
    DOI: 10.1021/ja4050828
  19. K. Sokołowski, W. Bury, I. Justyniak, A. M. Cieślak, M. Wolska, K. Sołtys, I. Dzięcielewski, J. Lewiński
    Activation of CO2 by tBuZnOH species: efficient routes to novel nanomaterials based on zinc carbonates
    Chemical Communications, 2013, 49, 5271.
    DOI: 10.1039/c3cc41639a
  20. M. B. Lalonde, W. Bury, O. Karagiaridi, Z. J. Brown, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha
    Transmetalation: routes to metal exchange within metal–organic frameworks
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2013, 1, 5453.
    DOI: 10.1039/c3ta10784a
  21. W. Bury, D. Fairen-Jimenez, M. B. Lalonde, R. Q. Snurr, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Control over Catenation in Pillared Paddlewheel Metal−Organic Framework Materials via Solvent-Assisted Linker Exchange
    Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 739.
    DOI: 10.1021/cm303749m
  22. O. Karagiaridi, M. Lalonde, W. Bury, A. A. Sarjeant, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Opening ZIF-8: A Catalytically Active Zeolitic Imidazolate Framework of Sodalite Topology with Unsubstituted Linkers
    Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 18790.
    DOI: 10.1021/ja308786r
  23. O. Karagiaridi, W. Bury, A. A. Sarjeant, C. L. Stern, O. K. Farha, J. T. Hupp
    Synthesis and characterization of isostructural cadmium zeolitic imidazolate frameworks via solvent-assisted linker exchange
    Chemical Science, 2012, 3, 3256.
    DOI: 10.1039/c2sc20558k
  24. W. Bury, I. Justyniak, D. Prochowicz, A. Rola-Noworyta, J. Lewiński
    Oxozinc Carboxylate Complexes: A New Synthetic Approach and the Carboxylate Ligand Effect on the Non-Covalent Interactions-Driven Self-Assembly
    Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 7410.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic300864n
  25. W. Bury, I. Justyniak, D. Prochowicz, Z. Wróbel, J. Lewiński
    Oxozinc Carboxylates: A Predesigned Platform for Modelling Prototypical Zn-MOFs’ Reactivity Toward Water and Donor Solvents
    Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 7362.
    DOI: 10.1039/C2CC33094F
  26. W. Bury, E. Chwojnowska, I. Justyniak, J. Lewiński, A. Affek, E. Zygadło-Monikowska, J. Bąk, Z. Florjańczyk
    Investigations on the Interaction of Dichloroaluminum Carboxylates with Lewis Bases and Water: an Efficient Road toward Oxo- and Hydroxoaluminum Carboxylate Complexes
    Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 737.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic2023924
  27. W. Bury, E. Krajewska, M. Dutkiewicz, K. Sokołowski, I. Justyniak, Z. Kaszkur, K. J. Kurzydłowski, T. Płociński, J. Lewiński
    tert-Butylzinc Hydroxide as Efficient Predesigned Precursor of ZnO Nanoparticles
    Chemical Communications, 2011, 47, 5467.
    DOI: 10.1039/C1CC11328C
  28. Z. Florjańczyk, W. Bury, E. Zygadło-Monikowska, I. Justyniak, R. Balawender, J. Lewiński
    Structure Investigations of Dichloroaluminum Benzoates: An Unprecedented Example of a Monomeric Aluminum Complex with a Chelating Carboxylate Ligand
    Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 10892.
    DOI: 10.1021/ic9016307
  29. J. Lewiński, W. Bury, M. Dutkiewicz, M. Maurin, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski
    Alkylzinc Carboxylates as Efficient Precursors for Zinc Oxocarboxylates and Sulfidocarboxylates
    Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2008, 47, 573.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.200703125
  30. J. Lewiński, M. Dranka, W. Bury, W. Śliwiński, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski
    From Discrete Linear ZntBu2 Molecules to 1D Coordination Polymers and 2D Fabrics
    Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2007, 129(11), 3096.
    DOI: 10.1021/ja067229k
  31. J. Lewiński, W. Bury, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski
    Efficient route to tetramethylalumoxane and carboxylate alumoxanes through the alkylation of phthalic acid
    Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2006, 45, 2872.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.200504414
  32. J. Lewiński, W. Bury, T. Kopeć, E. Tratkiewicz, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski
    Unprecedented Coordination Mode Variation of Group 13 Metal-Alkyl Compounds Derived from Methyl Thiosalicylate
    European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2005, 3414.
    DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200500418
  33. J. Lewiński, W. Bury, I. Justyniak
    Significance of Intermolecular S…C(π) Interaction Involving M-S and -C=O Centers in Crystal Structures of Metal Thiolate Complexes
    European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2005, 4490.
    DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200500668
  34. J. Lewiński, J. Zachara, K. B. Starowieyski, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, W. Bury, P. Kruk, R. Woźniak
    A Second Polymorphic Form of Trimethylindium: Topology of Supramolecular Architectures of Group 13 Trimethyls
    Organometallics, 2005, 24, 4832.
    DOI: 10.1021/om050386s

Employment

01.2009-Present University Lecturer, Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology

06.2011-Present Northwestern University, Hupp Research Group, Postdoctoral Fellow

Education

2004 MSc (Hons.), chemical technology, Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology; Warsaw, Poland – supervisor – Professor Janusz Lewiński

2008 PhD (Hons.), chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland – supervisor – Professor Janusz Lewiński

Scholarships, Grants & Awards

2010 Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education Group Award for scientific achievements

2009 Polish Prime Minister Award for the PhD thesis

2009 Warsaw University of Technology Rector’s Individual Prize for Scientific Achievements

2008 Summa cum laude – PhD with honors from Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

2008 Fellowship for Young Scientist “START” founded by the Foundation for Polish Science

2004 Summa cum laude – graduation with honors from Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

2003 Scholarship of Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education

  • Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education – British Council Young Scientists Programme grant – 2009.
  • Grant NN204 142237, Ministry of Science and Higher Education (project leader), ‘Design, synthesis, structural characterization and sorption properties of original inorganic-organic microporous materials’, 2009- 2011.
  • Grant NN205 0561 33, Ministry of Science and Higher Education (principal researcher), ‘Single molecular magnets based on Mn and Co alkoxy-carboxylates‘, 2008- 2009.
  • Warsaw University of Technology Rector’s Grants, 2003, 2006 (principal researcher)

Research interests

  • coordination chemistry and catalysis
  • metal-organic frameworks, gas storage and separation, post-synthetic modification
  • non-covalent interactions and supramolecular chemistry
  • nanoparticles and quantum dots of semiconducting materials

Conferences

  1. Structure and Reactivity of Alkylzinc Carboxylates, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, J. Lipkowski, I. Justyniak, 15th Summer School on Coordination Chemistry, Szklarska Poręba, Poland, 2004 – poster presentation.
  2. Group 12 and 13 Organometallic Carboxylates as Precursors for Functional Materials, W. Bury, M. Maurin, J. Lewiński, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, IXth Regional Seminar of PhD Students on Organometallic and Organophosphorus Chemistry, Szklarska Poręba, Poland, 2005 – oral presentation.
  3. Significance of Intermolecular S…C(π) Interaction Involving M-S and -C=O Centers in Crystal Structures of Metal Thiolate Complexes, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, 18th International Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry (ICPOC-18), Warsaw, Poland, 2006 – poster presentation.
  4. Efficient Route to Tetramethylalumoxane and Carboxylate Alumoxanes Through the Alkylation of Phthalic Acid, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, Xth International Seminar of PhD Students on Organometallic and Coordination Chemistry, Pardubice, Czech Republic, 2006 – oral presentation.
  5. Efficient Route to Tetramethylalumoxane, Carboxylate Alumoxanes and Galloxanes, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, D. Prochowicz, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, XXVth Poland – Germany Colloquy on Organometallic Chemistry, Jastrzębia Góra, Poland, 2007 – poster presentation.
  6. Novel Efficient Routes to Encapsulated Zinc Oxide Quantum Dots and Nanoparticles From Well-Defined Organometallic Precursors, J. Lewiński, M. Kościelski, W. Bury, I. Justyniak, E-MRS Fall Meeting 2007, Warsaw, Poland, 2007 – poster presentation.
  7. Alkylzinc Carboxylates as Efficient Precursors for Zinc Oxocarboxylates and Sulfidocarboxylates, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, M. Dutkiewicz, M. Kubisiak, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, 10th International Symposium Activation of Dioxygen and Homogenous Catalytic Oxidation, San Servolo – Venice, Italy, 2008 – poster presentation.
  8. Alkylzinc Carboxylates as Efficient Precursors for Zinc Oxocarboxylates and Sulfidocarboxylates, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, M. Dutkiewicz, M. Kubisiak, I. Justyniak, J. Lipkowski, 26th Poland – Germany Colloquy on Organometallic Chemistry, Bad Alexandersbad, Germany 2008
  9. Chemistry of the Group 12th and 13th Metal Carboxylates – Fundamental and Practical Aspects, W. Bury XIth International Seminar of PhD Students on Organometallic and Coordination Chemistry, Szklarska Poręba, Poland, 2009 – invited lecture.
  10. Zinc Oxo- and Sulfidocarboxylates as Building Units for Non-Covalent Porous Materials, W. Bury, J. Lewiński, M. Dutkiewicz, I. Justyniak J. Lipkowski, Gordon Research Confernces – Crystal Engineering, Waterville Valley, United States, 2010 – poster presentation.