2016-Present

2018

121. Song Y., Liu T., Qian F., Zhu C., Yao B., Duoss E., Spadaccini C., Worsley M.*, Li Y.* Three-dimensional Carbon Architectures for Electrochemical Capacitors, J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 509, 529-545 (2018)  [Feature Article, Cover]

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2017

120. Forster M., Potter R. J., Yang Y., Li Y., Cowan A. J.* Stable Ta2O5 overlayers on α-Fe2O3 can enhance photoelectrochemical water splitting efficiencies, ChemPhotoChem, DOI: 10.1002/cptc.201700156, accepted.  

119. Song Y., Qin Z., Huang Z., Liu T., Li Y., Liu X. X.* Nitrogen-Doped Carbon “Spider Webs” Derived From Pyrolysis of Polyaniline Nanofibers in Ammonia for Capacitive Energy Storage, J. Mater. Res., accepted.

118. Huang Z., Liu T.,(equal contribution)  Song Y., Li Y.*, Liu X.X.* Balancing the Electrical Double Layer Capacitance and Pseudocapacitance of Hetero-atom Doped Carbon, Nanoscale, 9, 13119-13127 (2017)

Graphical abstract: Balancing the electrical double layer capacitance and pseudocapacitance of hetero-atom doped carbon

117. Liu T., Zhang F., Song Y., Li Y.* Revitalizing Carbon Supercapacitor Electrodes with Hierarchical Porous Structures, J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 17705-17733 (2017)

116. Kou T., Yao B., Liu T., Li Y.* Recent Advances in Chemical Methods for Activating Carbon and Metal Oxide Based Electrodes for Supercapacitors, J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 17151-17173 (2017)

115. Song Y., Liu T., Yao B., Li M., Kou T., Huang Z., Feng D., Wang F., Tong Y., Liu X.,* Li Y.* Ostwald Ripening Improves Rate Capability of High Mass Loading Manganese Oxide for Supercapacitors, ACS Energy Lett., 2, 1752-1759 (2017).(Top 20 most downloaded articles in ACS Energy Lett. in 2017/7 and 2017/8)

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114. Yang Y., Liu T., Wang H., Zhu X.,* Ye D., Liao Q., Liu K., Chen S., Li Y.* Reduced Graphene Oxide Modified Activated Carbon for Improving Power Generation of Air-Cathode Microbial Fuel Cells, J. Mater. Res., DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2017.283

113. Zhu C., Liu T., Qian F., Chen W., Chandrasekaran S., Yao B., Song Y., Duoss E., Kuntz J., Spadaccini C., Worsley M.,* Li Y.* 3D Printed Functional Nanomaterials for Electrochemical Energy Storage, Nano Today, 15, 107-120 (2017)

112. Lu B., Yao B.,(equal contribution) Roseman G., Deming C., Lu J., Millhauser G., Li Y., Chen S.* Ethanol oxidation reaction catalyzed by palladium nanoparticles supported on hydrogen-treated TiO2 nanobelts: Impacts of oxygen vacancies, ChemElectroChem, 4, 1-8 (2017)

111. Railey P., Song Y., Liu T.*, Li Y.* Metal Organic Frameworks with Immobilized Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Applications in Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation and Energy Storage, Mater. Res. Bull., 96, 385-394 (2017).

110. Yang Y., Niu S.,(equal contribution) Han D., Liu T., Wang G.*, Li Y.* Progress in Developing Metal Oxide Nanomaterials for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting, Adv. Energy Mater., 7, 1700555 (2017)

109. Zhang F., Liu T.,(equal contribution) Li M., Yu M., Yang L., Tong Y., Li Y.* Multi-scale Pore Network Boosts Capacitance of Carbon Electrodes for Ultrafast Charging, Nano Lett., 17, 3097-3104 (2017)

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108. Yao B., Zhang J., Kou T., Song Y., Liu T., Li Y.* Paper-based Electrodes for Flexible Energy Storage Devices, Adv. Sci., 4, 1700107 (2017) (No. 1 most accessed articles in 2017/7, Top 10 most accessed articles in Adv. Sci. in 2017/5, 2017/8, 2017/9 and 2017/10) [Cover]

107. Li M., Yang Y., Ling Y., Qiu W., Wang F., Liu T., Song Y., Liu X., Fang P., Tong Y.*, Li Y.* Morphology and Doping Engineering of Sn-Doped Hematite Nanowire Photoanodes, Nano Lett., 17, 2490-2495 (2017).

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106. Wang G.,* Yang Y., Han D., Li Y.* Oxygen Defective Metal Oxides for Energy Conversion and Storage, Nano Today, 13, 23-29 (2017).

105. Song Y., Liu T., Yao B., Kou T., Feng D., Liu X.,* Li Y.* Amorphous Mixed-valence Vanadium Oxide/Exfoliated Carbon Cloth Structure Shows a Record High Cycling Stability, Small13, 1700067 (2017) (Top 10 most accessed articles in Small in 2017/2)

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2016

104. Yang Y., Liu T., Liao Q., Ye D.*, Zhu X., Li J., Zhang P., Peng Y., Chen S., Li Y.* A Three-dimensional Nitrogen-doped Graphene Aerogel-Activated Carbon Composite Catalyst Enables Low-cost Microfluidic Microbial Fuel Cells with Superior Performance, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 15913-15919 (2016) [Cover]

103. Cooper J., Scott S., Ling Y., Yang J., Hao S., Li Y., Toma F., Stutzmann M., Lakshmi K., Sharp I.* The Role of Hydrogen in Defining the n-Type Character of BiVO4 Photoanodes, Chem. Mater., 28, 5761-5771 (2016)

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102. Zhang F., Liu T.,(equal contribution) Hou G., Kou T., Yue L., Guan R., Li Y.* Hierarchical Porous Carbon Foam for Electrical Double Layer Capacitors, Nano Res., 9, 2875-2888 (2016)

101. Luo B., Pu Y. C., Lindley S., Yang Y., Li L., Li Y., Li X.*, Zhang J. Z.* Organolead Halide Pervoskite Nanocrystals: Branched Capping Ligands Control Crystal Size and StabilityAngew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 8864-8868 (2016)

100. Liu T., Zhu C., Kou T., Worsley M., Qian F., Condes C., Duoss E., Spadaccini C., Li Y.* Ion Intercalation Induced Capacitance Improvement for Graphene-based Supercapacitor Electrodes, ChemNanoMat, 2, 635-641 (2016) [Highlighted by Lawrence Livermore National Lab Newsline and Wiley MaterialsViews].[Cover]

99. Liu T., Li Y.* Photocatalysis: Plasmonic Solar Desalination, Nat. Photon., 10, 361-362 (2016) (News & Views)

98. Song Y., Liu T., Xu G., Feng D., Yao B., Kou T., Liu X.*, Li Y.* Tri-layered Graphite Foil for Electrochemical Capacitors, J. Mater. Chem. A., 4, 7683-7688 (2016)

Graphical abstract: Tri-layered graphite foil for electrochemical capacitors

97. Yao B., Huang L., Zhang J., Gao X., Wu J., Cheng Y., Xiao X., Wang B., Li Y.* and Zhou J.* Flexible Transparent Molybdenum Trioxide Nanopaper for Energy Storage, Adv. Mater., 28, 6353-6358 (2016) [Highlighted by ChemViews Magazine]

96. Yang Y., Liu T.,(equal contribution) Zhu X.*, Zhang F., Ye D., Liao Q., Li Y.* Boosting Power Density of Microbial Fuel Cells with Three-dimensional Nitrogen-doped Graphene Aerogel Electrode, Adv. Sci., 3, 1600097 (2016) [Highlighted by Wiley MaterialsViewsChina]

95. Rex R., Yang Y., Knorr F., Zhang J. Z.,  Li Y. and McHale J.* Spectroelectrochemical Photoluminescence of Trap States in H-treated Rutile TiO2 Nanowires: Implications for Photooxidation of Water, J. Phys. Chem. C, 120, 3530-3541 (2016)

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94. Wang G., Yang Y., (equal contribution) Ling Y., Wang H., Lu X., Pu Y., Zhang J. Z., Tong Y. and Li Y.* An Electrochemical Method to Enhance the Performance of Metal Oxides for Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 2849-2855 (2016)

Graphical abstract: An electrochemical method to enhance the performance of metal oxides for photoelectrochemical water oxidation

93. Zhu C., Liu T., (equal contribution) Qian F., Han T., Duoss E., Kuntz J., Spadaccini C., Worsley M.*, Li Y.* Supercapacitors Based on 3D Hierarchical Graphene Aerogels with Periodic Macropores, Nano Lett., 16, 3448-3456 (2016) [Highlighted by LLNL NewslineUCSC News and EventsMaterials Research SocietySIGNAL Magazine, ScienceBlog3Printr.com3DPrint.com3der.orgDSIACGreen Car CongressIoknot Stonker3DCARIB.comNanoWerkBefore It's NewsWearable Technology Insights etc.] [Cover]

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92. Yang Y., Forster M., Ling Y., Wang G., Zhai T., Tong Y., Cowan A. J.* and Li Y.* Acid Treatment Enables Suppression of Electron-Hole Recombination in Hematite for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 128, 3464-3468 (2016) [Highlighted by SPIE Newsroom]