1. Wen-Kui Dong, Jian-Chun Ma, Li-Chun Zhu and Yang Zhang,, Self-assembled zinc(II)–lanthanide(III) heteromultinuclear complexes constructed from 3-MeOsalamo ligand: Syntheses, structures and luminescent properties, Crystal Growth & Design, 16 (12), 6903–6914 (2016).
2. Wen-Kui Dong, Sunday Folaranmi Akogun, Yang Zhang and Xiu-Yan Dong, A reversible “turn-on” fluorescent sensor for selective detection of Zn2+, Sensors and Actuators B: Chem., 238, 723–734 (2017).
3. Wen-Kui Dong, Xia-Liang Li, Li Wang, Yang Zhang and Yu-Jie Ding, A new application of Salamo-type bisoximes: as a relay−sensor for Zn2+/Cu2+ and its novel complexes for successive sensing of H+/OH-, Sensors and Actuators B: Chem., 229, 370–378 (2016).
4. Wen-Kui Dong, Jian-Chun Ma, Li-Chun Zhu and Yang Zhang, Nine self–assembled nickel(II)–lanthanide(III) heterometallic complexes constructed from a Salamo–type bisoxime and bearing N- or O-donor auxiliary ligand: Syntheses, structures and magnetic properties, New J Chem, 40, 6998–7010 (2016).
5. Wen-Kui Dong, Jian-Chun Ma, Yin-Juan Dong, Li Zhao, Li-Chun Zhu, Yin-Xia Sun and Yang Zhang, Two hetero-trinuclear Zn(II)-M(II) (M = Sr, Ba) complexes based on metallohost of mononuclear Zn(II) complex: Syntheses, structures and fluorescence properties, J. Coord. Chem., 69(21), 3231–3241(2016).
6. Jian-Chun Ma, Xiu-Yan Dong, Wen-Kui Dong, Yang Zhang, Li-Chun Zhu and Jin-Tong Zhang, An unexpected dinuclear Cu(II) complex with a bis(Salamo) chelating ligand: synthesis, crystal structure, and photophysical properties, J. Coord. Chem., 69(1), 149–159 (2016).
7. Wen-Kui Dong, Li-Chun Zhu, Jian-Chun Ma, Yin-Xia Sun, Yang Zhang, Two novel mono- and heptanuclear Ni(II) complexes constructed from new unsymmetric and symmetric Salamo-type bisoximes – Synthetic, structural and spectral studies, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 453, 402–408 (2016).
8. Wen-Kui Dong, Li-Chun Zhu, Yin-Juan Dong, Jian-Chun Ma and Yang Zhang, Mono, di and heptanuclear metal(II) complexes based on symmetric and asymmetric tetradentate Salamo-type ligands: Syntheses, structures and spectroscopic properties, Polyhedron, 117, 148–154 (2016).
9. Wen-Kui Dong, Jian-Chun Ma, Yin-Juan Dong, Li-Chun Zhu and Yang Zhang, Di- and tetranuclear heterometallic 3d–4f cobalt(II)–lanthanide(III) complexes derived from a hexadentate bisoxime: Syntheses, structures and magnetic properties, Polyhedron, 115, 228–235 (2016) (2016).
10. Wen-Kui Dong, Peng-Fei Lan, Wei-Min Zhou and Yang Zhang, Salamo-type trinuclear and tetranuclear cobalt(II) complexes based on a new asymmetry Salamo-type ligand: syntheses, crystal structures and fluorescence properties, J. Coord. Chem., 65(7), 1272–1283 (2016).
11. Wen-Kui Dong, Jian-Chun Ma, Li-Chun Zhu, Yang Zhang and Xia-Liang Li, Four new nickel(II) complexes based on an asymmetric Salamo-type ligand: Synthesis, structure, solvent effect and electrochemical property, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 445, 140-148 (2016).
12. Wen-Kui Dong, Jing Zhang, Yang Zhang and Na Li, Novel multinuclear transition metal(II) complexes based on an asymmetric Salamo-type ligand: syntheses, structure characterizations and fluorescent properties, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 444, 95-102 (2016).