2017 Publications

L. F. Zhao, Y-W- Ye, N. L. Tran, F. Wu, Z. Xiao, R. A. Kerner, Y. L. Lin, G. D. Scholes, N. Yao, and B. P. Rand, "In-situ Preparation of Metal Halide Perovskite Nanocrystal Thin Films for Improved Light Emitting Devices," ACS Nano, 11, 3957−3964 (2017). [read]

Z. Chen, C. Kronawitter, Y-W. Yeh, X. F. Yang, P. Zhao, N. Yao, and B. Koel, “Activity of pure and transition metal-modified CoOOH for the oxygen evolution reaction in an alkaline medium,” Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016) and J. Mater. Chem. A, (2017), 5, 842-850 (2017) DOI: 10.1039/C6TA07482K. [read]

T. Gu, H. Jeong, K. Yang, F. Wu, N. Yao, R. D. Priestley, C. White and C. B. Arnold, "Anisotropic crystallization in solution processed chalcogenide thin film by linearly polarized laser," Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 041904 (2017). [read]

F. Wu and N. Yao, "PMN-PT nanostructures for energy scavenging," Semiconductor Science and Technology, 32 063001 (2017). [read]

L. F. Zhao, J. Gao, Y. L. Lin, Y-W. Yeh, K. M. Lee, N. Yao, Y-L. Loo, and B. P. Rand, "Electrical Stress Influences the Efficiency of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Light Emitting Devices," Advanced Materials 29, 1605317 (2017) DOI: 10.1002/adma.201605317. [read]

2016 Publications

V. H. Tam, C. Sosa, R. Liu, N. Yao, and R. D. Priestley, “Nanomedicine as a non-invasive strategy for drug delivery across the blood brain barrier,” International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 515, (2) 331–342 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.10.031

F. Wu and N.  Yao, “In-situ synthesis and defect evolution of single-crystal piezoelectric nanoparticles,” Nano Energy, 28, 195 (2016). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.08.042 [read]

H. Zheng, G. Bian, G. Chang, H.Lu, S-Y. Xu, G. Wang, T-R. Chang, D. S. Sanchez, I. Belopolski, S. Zhang, N. Alidoust, F. Song, H-T. Jeng, N. Yao, A. Bansil, S. Jia, H. Lin, and M. Z. Hasan, “Atomic-scale visualization of quasiparticle interference on a type-II Weyl semimetal surface,” Physical Review Letters 117 266804 (2016). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.266804 [read]

2015 Publications

T.-W. Koh, J. A. Spechler, K. M. Lee, C. B. Arnold, and B. R. Rand, "Enhanced outcoupling in organic light emitting diodes via a high-index contrast scattering layer," ACS Photonics, 2, 1366, 2015 [read]

J. M. P. Almeida, C. Lu, C. R. Mendonça, and C. B. Arnold, “Single-step synthesis of silver sulfide nanocrystals in arsenic trisulfide,” Opt. Mat. Exp. 5, 1815. [read]

R. Hallani, K. Thorley, A.K. Hailey, S. Parkin, Y.-L. Loo, and J.E. Anthony, “The effect of regioisomerism on the crystal packing and device performance of desymmetrized anthradithiophenes” Journal of Materials Chemistry C 3, 8956, 2015. [read]

Y. Ren, A. M. Hiszpanski, and Y.-L. Loo, “Modulating Core-core Interactions in Axially-functionalized Subphthalocynanines Drives Solid-State Self Assembly and Yields Crystallinity and Liquid Crystallinity,” Chemistry of Materials 27, 4008. [read]

J. A. Spechler, K. A. Nagamatsu, J. C. Sturm, and C. B. Arnold, “Improved efficiency of hybrid organic photovoltaics by pulsed laser sintering the silver nanowire network transparent electrode,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 7, 10556. [read]

K. Kan-Dapaah, N. Rahbar, A. Tahlil, D. Crosson, N. Yao, and W. Soboyejo, “Mechanical and Hyperthermic Properties of Magnetic Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications,” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 49:118–128, DOI:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2015.04.023 (2015). [read]

P. Zhao, F. Wu, C. X. Kronawitter, Z. Chen, N. Yao, and B. E. Koel, “Facet-Controlled Synthesis of Ni-Doped α-Fe2O3 Nanoplates for Enhanced Water Oxidation Activity,” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, DOI: 10.1039/c5cp04555j (2015). [read]

H. Zheng, S. Y. Xu, G. Bian, C. Guo, G. Chang, D. S. Sanchez, C-C. Lee, S-M. Huang, X. Zhang, R. Sankar, I. Belopolski, N. Alidoust, T-R. Chang, F. Wu, T. Neupert, F. Chou, H-T Jeng, N. Yao, A. Bansil, S. Jia, H. Lin, and M. Zahid Hasan, “Atomic Scale Visualization of Quantum Interference on a Weyl Semimetal Surface,” ACS Nano, 10 (1), pp 1378–1385 (2016). [read]

L. Whittaker-Brooks, J. Gao, A.K. Hailey, C. Thomas, N. Yao, and Y.-L. Loo, “Bi2S3 Nanowire Networks as Electron Acceptor Layers in Solution-Porcessed Hybrid Solar Cells,” Journal of Materials Chemistry C 3, 2686. [read]

L. Bindi, N. Yao, C. Lin, L. S. Hollister, C. L. Andronicos, V. V. Distler, M. P. Eddy, A. Kostin, V. Kryachko, G. J. MacPherson, W. M. Steinhardt, M. Yudovskaya, and P. J. Steinhardt, “Natural Quasicrystal with Decagonal Symmetry,” Scientific Reports, 5, 9111 DOI: 10.1038/srep09111. [read]

F. Wu and N. Yao, “Advances in Windowed Gas Cells for In-situ TEM Studies,” Nano Energy, DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.03.015. [read]

L. Whittaker-Brooks, J. Gao, A. K. Hailey, C. Thomas, N.  Yao, J. Schwartz, and Y-L. Loo, “Bi2S3 Nanowire Networks as Electron Transport Layers in Solution-Processed Hybrid Solar Cells,” Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 3 (11), 2686-2692. [read]

A. B. Laursen, K. R. Patraju, M. Whitaker, T. Sarkar, N. Yao, K. V. Ramanujachary, M. Greenblatt, and G. C. Dismukes, “Monophasic Ni5P4: A Hydrogen Evolution Electrocatalyst of Exceptional Efficiency in both Alkaline and Acidic Media,” Energy & Environmental Science, 8, 1027-34.
M. Masnadi, N. Yao, N. Braidy, B. E. Koel, and A. Moore, “Cu(II) Galvanic Reduction and Deposition onto Iron Nano- and Micro-Particles: Resulting Morphologies and growth Mechanisms,” Langmuir 31 (2) 789–98. [read]

F. Wu and N. Yao, “Advances in the in-situ TEM Investigation of Lithium-ion Battery Electrochemistry Using Sealed Liquid Cells,” Nano Energy, 11, 196–210.

L. S. Hollister, G. J. MacPherson, L. Bindi, C. Lin, Y. Guan, N. Yao, J. M. Eiler, and P. J. Steinhardt, “Redox Reactions between Cu-Al Metal and Silicates in the Khatyrka Meteorite,” Proceedings of Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 46, 2394. [read]

F. Wu, J. K. Zheng, W. Cai, N. Yao, J. Narayan, and Y. T. Zhu, “Epitaxial Cu3Ge Films on Sapphire with Controlled Crystallinity and Planar Defects,” Journal of Alloys and Compounds 641, 238-243.

N. M. Pinkerton, M. E. Gindy, V. L. Calero-Ddel, T.  Wolfson, D. Adler, D. Gao, S. Lee, M. Zevon, G. Poirier, N. Yao, C. Pacheco, M. J. Therien, C. Rinaldi, P. J. Sinko, and R. K. Prud’homme, “Tunable Composite Nanocarriers for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Multi-Modal Imaging and Theranostic Applications”, Advanced Healthcare Materials DOI:10.1002/adhm.201400766. [read]

L. Bindi, N. Yao, C. Lin, L. S. Hollister, C. L. Andronicos, V. V. Distler, M. P. Eddy, A. Kostin, V. Kryachko, G. J. MacPherson, W. M. Steinhardt, M. Yudovskaya, and P. J. Steinhardt, “Decagonite, Al71Ni24Fe5, a quasicrystal with decagonal symmetry from the Khatyrka CV3 carbonaceous chondrite,” American Mineralogist, DOI:10.2138/am-2015-5423. [read]

G. E. Purdum, N. Yao, A. Woll, T. Weitz, and Y-L. Loo, “Understanding Polymorph Transformations in Core-Chlorinated Naphthalene Dimides and its Impact on Thin-Film Transistor Performance,” Advanced Functional Materials[read]

W. Cai and N. Yao, “Surface Modifications with Lissajous Trajectory by Using Atomic Force Microscopy,” Applied Physics Letters. [read]

2014 Publications

Y. Zha, P. T. Lin, L. Kimmerling, A. Agarwal, and C. B. Arnold, ”Inverted-rib chalcogenide waveguides by solution processing,” ACS Photonics 1, 153-157. [read]

Y. Ren, A.K. Hailey, A.M. Hiszpanski, and Y.-L. Loo, “Isoindigo-containing Molecular Semiconductors: Effect of Backbone Extension on Molecular Organization and Solar Cell Performance,” Chemistry of Materials 26, 6570. [read]

A.M. Hiszpanski, R. Baur, B. Kim, N. Tremblay, C. Nuckolls, A. Woll, and Y.-L. Loo, “Tuning Polymorphism and Orientation in Organic Semiconductor Thin Films via Post-deposition Processing,” Journal of the American Chemical Society 136, 15749. [read]

C. Lu, J. M. P. Almeida, N. Yao, and C. Arnold, “Fabrication of Uniformly Dispersed Nanoparticle-doped Chalcogenide Glass,” Applied Physics Letters 105 , 261906. [read]

R. Liu, F. Qu, Y. Guo, N. Yao, and R. D. Priestley, “Gold @Carbon Yolk-Shell Nanostructures via One-Step Core-Shell-Shell Template,” ChemComm 50 [4] 478-80. [read]


2013 Publications

Xu, Y.W. Yeh, G. Poirier, M.C. McAlpine, R.A. Register, and N. Yao, “Flexible Piezoelectric PMN–PT Nanowire-Based Nanocomposite and Device,” Nano Letters, 13, 2393-2398. [read]

Cung, B.J. Han, T.D. Nguyen, S. Mao, Y.W. Yeh, S.Y. Xu, R.R. Naik, G. Poirier, N. Yao, P.K. Purohit, and M.C. McAlpine, “Biotemplated Synthesis of PZT Nanowires,” Nano Letters, 13, 6197- 6202. [read]

K. Parratt and N. Yao, “Nanostructured Biomaterials and Their Applications,” Nanomaterials, 3, 242-271 [read]