Prior to 2007


18. Park H. -G., Qian F., Barrelet C. J. and Li Y. Microstadium single-nanowire laser, Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 251115 (2007)

17. Jiang X.C., Xiong Q.H., Nam S., Qian F., Li Y. and Lieber C. M. InAs/InP radial nanowire heterostructures as high electron mobility devices, Nano Lett. 7, 3214-3218 (2007)

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16. Li Y., Qian F., Xiang J. and Lieber C. M Nanowire Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices, Materials Today 9 (10), 18-27 (2006)

15. Li Y., Xiang J., Qian F., Gradecak S., Wu Y., Yan H. and Lieber C. M. Dopant-free GaN/AlN/AlGaN radial nanowire heterostructures as high electron mobility transistors, Nano Lett. 6, 1468-1473 (2006) (highlighted in Nature Nanotechnology)

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14. Qian F., Gradecak S., Li Y., Wen C. Y. and Lieber C. M. Core/multishell nanowire heterostructures as multicolor, high-efficiency light-emitting diodes, Nano. Lett. 5, 2287-2291 (2005) (co-first author)

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13. Gradecak S., Qian F., Li Y., Park H. G. and Lieber C. M. GaN nanowire lasers with low lasing thresholds, Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 173111 (2005)

12. Greytak A. B., Barrelet C. J., Li Y. and Lieber C. M. Semiconductor nanowire laser and nanowire waveguide electro-optic modulators, Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 151103 (2005) (Cover article)


11. Qian F., Li Y., Gradecak S., Wang D, Barrelet C. J. and Lieber C. M. Gallium nitride based nanowire radial heterostructures for nanophotonic, Nano. Lett. 4, 1975-1979 (2004) (co-first author)

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10. Li Y., Lin C. Y. and Wong W. T. The first example of tetraosmium carbonyl clusters containing (u-NH) nitrene ligands: synthesis and crystal structures, Organometallics 22, 1029-1037 (2003)

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9. Li Y. andWong W. T. Tetraosmium carbonyl clusters containing u-NH2 amido ligands: synthesis, crystal structures and reactivities, J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans. 398-405 (2003)

Graphical abstract: Tetraosmium carbonyl clusters containing μ-NH2 amido ligands: syntheses, crystal structures and reactivities

8. Li Y. and Wong W. T. Synthesis, reactivity studies and the catalytic properties of a series of tetraosmium-gold mixed-metal clusters, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2651-2662 (2003)

7. Li Y., Yung K. F., Chan H. S., Wong W. T., Wong W. K. and Tse M. C. Synthesis and characterization of silver (I) complexes [AgL]2[BF4] and [Ag(OAC)L] [L=(CH2NHCOC2H4PPh2)2], Inorg. Chem. Commun. 6, 1315-1318 (2003)

6. Li Y., Yung K. F., Chan H. S. and Wong W. T. Synthesis and crystal structures of copper (I) iodide complexes chelating with bis(ethylamidophosphine), Inorg. Chem. Commun. 6, 1451-1453 (2003)

5. Li Y. and Wong W. T. Low valent transition metal clusters containing nitrene/imido ligands, Coord. Chem. Rev. 243, 191-212 (2003)


4. Li Y., Pan W. X. and Wong W. T. The X-ray structure, electrochemistry and catalytic reactivity of Os4Au(u-H)3(CO)12(PPh3) towards the oxidative carbonylation of aniline, J. Cluster. Sci. 13, 223-233 (2002)


3. Li Y. and Wong W. T. Chemistry of tetraosmium carbonyl clusters with phenylazopyridine ligands: synthesis, structure and electrochemistry, J. Cluster. Sci. 12, 595-617 (2001)

2. Li Y., Lin C. Y. and Wong W. T. Synthesis, structural characterization, solvatochromism and electrochemistry of tetraosmium carbonyl clusters containing azo-ligands, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 3163-3173 (2001)


1. Leung K. S. Y. and Li Y. Synthesis and characterization of tetraosmium carbonyl clusters bearing an azo type ligand: crystal and molecular structures of [Os4(µ-H)4(CO)11(NC5H4N=NPh)] and [Os4(µ-H)4(CO)10(MeCN)(NC5H4N=NPh)], Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2, 599-603 (1999)