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116. Zhang, C. -H. #; Lin, F. Y.#; Huang, W.#; Xin, J. M. #; Wang, J.; Lin, Z. C.;  Ma, W. *; Yang, T. B. *; Xia, J. B.; Liang, Y. Y.*"Methyl Functionalization on Conjugated Side Chains for Polymer Solar Cells Processed from Non-chlorinated Solvents"J. Mater. Chem. C,2020,https://doi.org/10.1039/D0TC02032J

115. Zhu, X. F. #; Liu, C. C.#; Hu, Z. B.#; Liu, H. L.#; Wang, J.; Wang, Y.; Wang, X. Y.; Ma, R.; Zhang, X. D.*; Sun, H. T.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “High brightness NIR-II nanofluorophores based on fused-ring acceptor molecules” Nano Res. 2020, DOI: 10.1007/s12274-020-2901-y.

114. Xiao, F; Lin, L; Chao, Z. C.; Shao, C.; Chen, Z.; Wei, Z. X.; Lu, J. X.; Huang, Y. S.; Li, L. Q.; Liu, Q.; Liang, Y. Y.; Tian, L. L.* “Organic Spherical Nucleic Acids for the Transport of a NIR-II-Emitting Dye Across the Blood-Brain Barrier” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 9702-9710.

113. Ma, H. L.; Liu, C. C.; Hu, Z. B.; Yu, P. P.; Zhu, X. F.; Ma, R. ; Sun, Z. R.; Zhang, C. H.; Sun, H. T.*; Zhu, S. J.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Propylenedioxy Thiophene Donor to Achieve NIR-II Molecular Fluorophores with Enhanced Brightness” Chem. Mater. 2020, 32, 2061-2069.

112. Tian, R.; Ma, H.; Zhu, S. J.*; Lau, J.;Ma, R.; Liu, Y.; Lin, L.; Chandra, S.; Wang, S.; Zhu, X.; Deng, H.; Niu, G.; Zhang, M. X.*; Antaris, A.L.; Hettie, K.S.; Yang, B.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Chen. X.* “Multiplexed NIR-II Probes for Lymph Node-Invaded Cancer Detection and Imaging-Guided Surgery” Adv. Mater. 2020, 32, 1907365.

111. Li, C.; Ma, R. M.; He, X. J.; Yang, T. B.; Zhou, Z. M.; Yang, S.; Liang, Y. Y.; Sun, X. W.; Wang, J. N.; Yan, Y. F.; Choy, W. C. H.*, “In Situ Tin(II) Complex Antisolvent Process Featuring Simultaneous Quasi-Core-Shell Structure and Heterojunction for Improving Efficiency and Stability of Low-Bandgap Perovskite Solar Cells” Adv. Energy Mater. 2020, 10, 1903013.

110. Xie, Y.; Wang, W. P.; Huang, W.; Lin, F. Y.; Li, T. F.; Liu, X.; Zhan, X. W.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Gao, C.*; Wu, H. B.*; Cao, Y.* “Assessing Energy Offset between Electron Donor/Acceptor Interface in Organic Solar Cells through Radiative Efficiency Measurement” Energy Environ. Sci. 2019, 12, 3556-3566.

109. Wu, Y.; Jiang, Z.; Lu, X.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang. H. L.* “Domino Electroreduction of CO2 to Methanol on a Molecular Catalyst” Nature, 2019, 575, 639-642.

108. Meng, Y. T.#; Zhang, X.#; Hung, W. H.; He, J. K.; Tsai, Y. S.; Kuang, Y.; Kenney, M. J.; Shyue, J. J.; Liu, Y. J.; Stone, K. H.; Zheng, X. L.; Suib, S. L.; Lin, M. C.; Liang, Y. Y.; Dai, H. J.* “Highly active oxygen evolution integrated with efficient CO2 to CO electroreduction” P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2019, 116, 23915-23922.

107. Jiang, Z.; Wang, Y.*; Zhang, X.; Zheng, H. Z.; Wang, X. J.; Liang, Y. Y.* “Revealing the hidden performance of metal phthalocyanines for CO2 reduction electrocatalysis by hybridization with carbon nanotubes” Nano Res. 2019, 12, 2330-2334.

106. Wang, Y.; Wang, M. Y.; Zhang, Z. S.; Wang, Q.; Jiang, Z.; Lucero, M.; Zhang, X.; Li, X. X.; Gu, M.*; Feng, Z. X.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Phthalocyanine Precursors To Construct Atomically Dispersed Iron Electrocatalysts” ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 6252-6261.

105. Wang, F. F.; Wan, H.; Ma, Z. R.; Zhong, Y. T.; Sun, Q. C.; Tian, Y.; Qu, L. Q.; Du, H. T.; Zhang, M. X.; Li, L. L,; Ma, H. L.; Luo, J.; Liang, Y. Y.; Li, W. J.; Hong, G. G.; Liu, L. Q.; Dai, H. J.* “Light-sheet microscopy in the near-infrared II window” Nat. Methods 2019,16, 545-552.

104. Lu, X.; Jiang, Z.; Yuan, X. L.; Wu, Y. S.; R, M. E.; Zhong, Y. R.; Liang, Y. Y.*; McKeown, B. N.*; Wang, H. L.* “A bio-inspired O2 -tolerant catalytic CO2 reduction electrode” Sci. Bull. 2019, 64, 2095-9273.

103. Zhang, C. H.; Wang, W.; Huang, W.; Wang, J.; Hu, Z. B.; Lin, Z. C.; Yang, T. B. *; Lin, F. Y.; Xing, Y.; Bai, J. X.; Sun, H. T.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Methyl Thioether Functionalization of a Polymeric Donor for Efficient Solar Cells Processed from Non-Halogenated Solvents” Chem. Mater. 2019, 31, 3025-3033.

102. Zhang, X.; Zhou, F.; Zhang, S.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang, R. H.* “Engineering MoS2 Basal Planes for Hydrogen Evolution via Synergistic Ruthenium Doping and Nanocarbon Hybridization” Adv. Sci. 2019, 6, 1900090.

101. Xia, Y. ; Han, S. B. ; Zhu, Y. M. ; Liang, Y. Y.; Gu, M.* “Stable cycling of mesoporous Sn4P3/SnO2@C nanosphere anode with high initial coulombic efficiency for Li-ion batteries” Energy Storage Mater. 2019, 18, 125-132.

100. Cai, C.; Han, S. B.; Caiyang, W. N.; Zhong, R. Y.; Tang, Y. L.; Lawrence, M. J.; Wang, Q.; Huang, L. M.*; Liang, Y. Y.; Gu, M.* “Tracing the Origin of Visible Light Enhanced Oxygen Evolution Reaction” Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, 6, 1801543.

99. Zhang, R.; Le, B. A. ; Xu, W.; Guo, K. ; Sun, X. M.; Su, H. Y. ; Huang, L.; Huang, J. Y.; Shen, T.; Liao, T. ; Liang, Y. Y.; Zhang, X. J.*; Dai, H. J.*; Qian, K.* “Magnetic “Squashing” of Circulating Tumor Cells on Plasmonic Substrates for Ultrasensitive NIR Fluorescence Detection” Small Methods 2019, 3, 1800474.

98. Ma, Z. R.; Wan, H.; Wang, W. Z.; Zhang, X. D.; Uno, T.; Yang, Q. L.; Yue, J. Y.; Gao, H. P.; Zhong, Y. T.; Tian, Y.; Sun, Q. C.; Liang, Y. Y.; Dai, H. J.* “A theranostic agent for cancer therapy and imaging in the second near-infrared window” Nano Res. 2019, 12, 273-279.

97. Wang, H.#; Mu, X. Y.#; Yang, J. #; Liang, Y. Y.; Zhang, X. D.*; Ming, D.* “Brain imaging with near-infrared fluorophores” Coord. Chem. Rev. 2019, 380, 550-571.

96. Xie, Y.#; Huang, W. #; Liang, Q.; Zhu, J.; Cong, Z.; Lin, F.; Yi, S.; Luo, G.; Yang, T.; Liu, S.; He, Z. C.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Zhan, X.; Gao, C.*; Wu, H. B.*; Cao. Y. “High-Performance Fullerene-Free Polymer Solar Cells Featuring Efficient Photocurrent Generation from Dual Pathways and Low Nonradiative Recombination Loss” ACS Energy Lett. 2019, 4, 8-16.

95. Tian, R.#; Ma, H. L.#; Yang, Q. L.#; Wan, H.#; Zhu, S. J.*; Chandra, S.; Sun, H. T.; Kiesewetter, D. O; Niu, G.; Liang, Y. Y.* ; Chen X. Y.* “Rational design of a super-contrast NIR-II fluorophore affords high-performance NIR-II molecular imaging guided microsurgery” Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 326-332.

94. Wan, H.; Ma, H.; Zhu, S.; Wang, F.; Tian, Y.; Ma, R.; Yang, Q.; Hu, Z.; Zhu, T.; Wang, W.; Ma, Z.; Zhang, M.; Zhong, Y.; Sun, H. T.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J. “Developing a Bright NIR-II Fluorophore with Fast Renal Excretion and Its Application in Molecular Imaging of Immune Checkpoint Pd-L1.” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1804956.

93. Wang, Q. #; Zhao, Z. L. #; Dong, S. #; He, D. S.; Lawrence M. J.;Han, S. B.; Cai, C.; Xiang ,S. H.; Rodriguez, P.; Xiang, B.; Wang, Z. G.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Gu, M.* “Design of active nickel single-atom decorated MoS2 as a pH-universal catalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction” Nano Energy. 2018, 53, 458-467.

92. Zhang, X.; Zhou, F; Pan, W. Y.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang, R. H.* “General Construction of Molybdenum-Based Nanowire Arrays for pH-Universal Hydrogen Evolution Electrocatalysis” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1804600.

91. Wang, W. Z.; Ma, Z. R.; Zhu, S. J.; Wan, H.; Yue, J. Y.; Ma, H. L.; Ma, R.; Yang, Q. L.; Wang, Z. H.; Li, Q.; Qian, Y. X.; Yue, C. Y.; Wang, Y. H.; Fan, L. Y.; Zhong, Y. T.; Zhou, Y.; Gao, H. P.; Ruan, J. S.; Hu, Z. Y.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “Molecular Cancer Imaging in the Second Near-Infrared Window Using a Renal-Excreted NIR-II Fluorophore-Peptide Probe” Adv. Mater. 2018, 30, 1800106.

90. Wan, H. #; Yue, J. Y. #; Zhu, S..J. #; Uno, T. #; Zhang, X. D. #; Yang, Q. L. #; Yu, K.; Hong, G. S., Wang, J. Y.; Li, L. L.; Ma, Z. R.; Gao, H. P.; Zhong, Y. T.; Su, J.; Antaris, A. L.; Xia, Y.; Luo, J.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “A Bright Organic NIR-II Nanofluorophore for Three-dimensional Imaging into Biological Tissues” Nat. Commun. 2018, 9, 1171.

89. Huang, W.#; Li, M. L. #; Lin, F. Y. #; Wu, Y,; Ke, Z. F.; Zhang, X.; Ma, R.; Yang, T. B.; Ma. W.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Rational Design on Conjugated Side Chains for High Performance All Polymer Solar Cells” Mol. Syst. Des. Eng. 2018, 3, 103.

88. Zhang, X.; Liang, Y. Y.* “Nickel Hydr(oxy)oxide Nanoparticles on Metallic MoS2 Nanosheets: A Synergistic Electro-catalyst for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction” Adv. Sci. 2018, 5, 1700644.

87. Zhang, X.; Yu, X. L.; Zhang, L. J.; Zhou, F.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang, R. H.* “Molybdenum Phosphide/Carbon Nanotube Hybrids as pH-Universal Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1706523.

86. Zhu, S. J. #; Herraiz, S. #; Yue, J. Y. #; Zhang, M. X.; Wan, H.; Yang, Q. L.; Ma, Z. R.; Wang, Y.; He, J. H.; Alexander, L. A.; Zhong, Y. T.; Diao, S.; Feng, Y.; Zhou, Y.; Yu, K.; Hong, G. S.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Hsueh, A. J.*; Dai, H. J.* “3D NIR-II Molecular Imaging Distinguishes Targeted Organs with High-Performance NIR-II Bioconjugates” Adv. Mater. 2018, 30, 1705799.

85. Weng, Z.#; Wu, Y. S.#; Wang, M. Y.; Jiang, J. B.; Yang, K; Huo, S. J.; Wang, X. F.; Ma, Q.; Brudvig, G. W.; Batista, V. S.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Feng, Z. X.*; Wang, H. L.* “Active Sites of Copper-complex catalytic materials for electrochemical carbon dioxide reduction” Nat. Commun.2018, 9, 415.

84. Yang, Q. L.#; Hu, Z. B.#; Zhu, S. J.#; Ma, R; Ma, H. L.; Ma, Z. R.; Wan, H; Zhu, T; Jiang, Z. Y.; Liu, W. Q.; Jiao, L. Y.; Sun, H. T.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “Donor Engineering for NIR-II Molecular Fluorophores with Enhanced Fluorescent Performance” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 1715-1724.

83. Miao, J. S.; Hu, Z; Liu, M; Ali, M. U.; Goto, O.; Lu, W.; Yang, T. B.*; Liang, Y. Y.; Meng, H.* “A Non-fullerene Small Molecule Processed with Green Solvent as an Electron Transporting Material for High Efficiency p-i-n Perovskite Solar Cells” Org. Electron. 2018, 52, 200-205.

82. Weng, Z.; Zhang, X.; Wu, Y. S.; Huo, S. J.; Jiang, J. B.; Liu, W.; He, G. J.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang, H. L.* “Self-Cleaning Catalyst Electrodes for Stabilized CO2 Reduction to Hydrocarbons” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 3135-13139.

81. Wan, H.; Merriman, C.; Atkinson, M. A.; Wasserfall, C. H.; Mcgrail, K. M.; Liang, Y. Y.; Fu, D. *; Dai, H. J.* “Proteoliposome-based Full-length ZnT8 Self-antigen for Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis on a Plasmonic Platform” P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2017, 114, 10196-10201.

80. Yang, D.; Wang, H. S.; Sun, C. J.; Zhao, H.; Hu, K. A.; Qin, W. R.; Ma, R.; Yin, F.; Qin, X.; Zhang, Q. L.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Li, Z. G.* “Development of a High Quantum Yield Dye for Tumour Imaging” Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 6322-6326.

79. Lin, F. Y.#; Huang, W.#; Sun, H. T.#; Xin, J. M.#; Zeng, H.; Yang, T. B.; Li, M. L.; Zhang, X.; Ma W.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Thieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6(5H)-dione Polymers with Optimized Energy Level Alignments for Fused-Ring Electron Acceptor Based Polymer Solar Cells” Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 5636-5645. 

78. Peng, S.; Miao, J. S.*; Murtaza, I.; Zhao, L.; Hu, Z.; Liu, M.; Yang, T. B.*; Liang, Y. Y.; Meng, H.*; Huang, W. “An Efficient and Thickness Insensitive Cathode Interface Material for High Performance Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells with 17.27% Efficiency” J. Mater. Chem. C 2017, 5, 5949-5955.

77. Zhang, X.*; Zhang, X.; Xu, H. M.; Wu. Z. S.; Wang, H. L.; Liang, Y. Y.* “Iron-doped Cobalt Monophosphide Nanosheet/Carbon Nanotube Hybrids as Active and Stable Electrocatalysts for water Splitting” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27,1606635 . 

76. Hu, Z.; Miao, J. S.; Liu, M.; Yang, T. B.; Liang, Y. Y.; Goto, O.; Meng, H.* “Enhanced Performance of Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells Using Solution-processed Carboxylic Potassium Salt as Cathode Buffer Layer” Org. Electron. 2017, 45, 97-103.

75. Yang, Q. L.#; Ma, Z. R.#; Wang, H. S.; Zhou, B.; Zhu, S. J.; Zhong, Y. T.; Wang, J. Y.; Wan, H.; Antaris, A.; Ma, R.; Zhang, X.; Yang, J. Y.; Zhang, X. D.*; Sun, H. T.*; Liu, W. Q.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “Rational Design of Molecular Fluorophores for Biological Imaging in the NIR-II Window” Adv. Mater. 2017, 29,1605497. 

74. Zhang, X.#; Wu, Z. S.#; Zhang, X.#; Li, L. W.#; Li, Y. Y.; Xu, H. M.; Li, X. X.; Yu, X. L.; Zhang, Z. S.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Wang, H. L.*. “Highly Selective and Active CO2 Reduction Electrocatalysts Based on Cobalt Phthalocyanine/Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Structures” Nat. Commun. 2017, 8, 14675. 

73. Zhu, S. J.; # Yang, Q. L.; # Antaris, A. L.; # Yue, J. Y.; # Ma, Z. R.; Wang, H. S.; Huang, W.; Wan, H.; Wang, J.; Diao, S.; Zhang, B.; Li, X. Y.; Zhong, Y. T.; Yu, K.; Hong, G. S.; Luo, J.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “Molecular Imaging of Biological Systems with a Clickable Dye in the Broad 800-to 1,700-nm Near-infrared Window” P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2017, 114, 962-967.

72. Huang, J.; Tang, Y. M.; Gao, K.; Liu, F.; Guo, H.; Russell, T. P.; Yang, T. B.; Liang, Y. Y.; Cheng, X. ; Guo, X. G.* “Head-to-Head Linkage Containing Dialkoxybithiophene-Based Polymeric Semiconductors for Polymer Solar Cells with Large Open-Circuit Voltages” Macromolecules 2017, 50,137-150.

71. Yin, F.; Hu, K.; Chen, Y. Z.; Yu, M. Y.; Wang, D. Y.; Wang, Q. Q.; Yong, K. T.; Lu, F.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Li, Z. G.* “SiRNA Delivery with PEGylated Graphene Oxide Nanosheets for Combined Photothermal and Genetherapy for Pancreatic Cancer” Theranostics 2017, 7, 1133-1148.

70. Shi, S. B.#; Liao, Q. G.#; Tang, Y. M.; Guo, H.; Zhou, X.; Wang, Y. L.; Yang, T. B.; Liang, Y. Y.; Cheng, X.; Liu, F.*; Guo, X. G.* “Head-to-Head Linkage Containing Bithiophene-Based Polymeric Semiconductors for Highly Efficient Polymer Solar Cells” Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 9969-9977.

69. Liu, B.; Li, Y. L.; Wang, H.; Wang, L.; Xu, W.; Zhu, S. J.; Liang, Y. Y.; Zhang, B.; Lou, J. T.; Dai, H. J.; Qian, K.* “High Performance, Multiplexed Lung Cancer Biomarker Detection on a Plasmonic Gold Chip” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2016, 26, 7994-8002. 

68. Zhang, X. D.#; Wang, H. S.#; Antaris, A. L.; Li, L. L.; Diao, S.; Ma, R.; Nguyen, A.; Hong, G. S.; Ma, Z. R.; Wang, J.; Zhu, S. J.; Castellano, J. M.; Wyss-Coray, T.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Luo, J.*; Dai, H. J.* “Traumatic Brain Injury Imaging in the Second Near-Infrared Window with a Molecular Fluorophore” Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 6872-6879.

67. Huang, W.#; Li, M. L.#; Zhang, L. Z.; Yang, T. B.*; Zhang, Z.; Zeng, H.; Zhang, X.; Dang, L.; Liang, Y. Y.* “Molecular Engineering on Conjugated Side Chain for Polymer Solar Cells with Improved Efficiency and Accessibility” Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 5887-5895. 

66. Yin, W.; Pan, L. J.; Yang, T. B.*; Liang, Y. Y. “Recent Advances in Interface Engineering for Planar Heterojunction Perovskite Solar Cells” Molecules 2016, 21, 837.

65. Guo, X. J. #; Liao, Q. G. #; Manley, E. F.; Wu, Z. S.; Wang, Y. L.; Wang, W. D.; Yang, T. B.; Shin, Y. E.; Cheng, X.; Liang, Y. Y.; Chen, L. X.; Baeg, K. J.*; Marks, T. J.*; Guo, X. G.* “Materials Design via Optimized Intramolecular Noncovalent Interactions for High-Performance Organic Semiconductors” Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 2449-2460.

64. Zhou, L.; Li, X. X.; Yao, Z.; Chen, Z..W.; Hong, M.; Zhu, R .S.; Liang, Y. Y.; Zhao, J. Z.* “Transition-Metal Doped Ceria Microspheres with Nanoporous Structures for CO Oxidation” Sci. Rep. 2016, 6, 23900.

63. Zhang, X.; Xu, H. M.; Li, X. X.; Li, Y. Y.; Yang, T. B.; Liang, Y. Y.* “Facile Synthesis of Nickel-iron/Nanocarbon Hybrids as Advanced Electrocatalysts for Efficient Water Splitting” ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 580-588. 

62.Koh, B.; Li, X. Y.; Zhang, B.; Yuan, B.; Lin, Y.; Antaris, A. L.; Wan, H.; Gong, M.; Yang, J.; Zhang, X. D.; Liang, Y. Y.; Dai, H. J.* “Visible to Near-Infrared Fluorescence Enhanced Cellular Imaging on Plasmonic Gold Chips” Small 2016, 12, 457-465. 

61. Zhang, L. Z.#; Yang, T. B.#; Shen, L.; Fang, Y. J.; Dang, L.; Zhou, N. J.; Guo, X. G.; Hong, Z. R.; Yang, Y.; Wu, H. B.*; Huang, J. S.*; Liang, Y. Y.* “Toward highly Sensitive Polymer Photodetectors by Molecular Engineering” Adv. Mater. 2015, 27, 6496-6504. 

60. Song, T. S.; Wang, D. B.; Wang, H. Q.; Li, X. X.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Xie, J. J.* “Cobalt Oxide/Nanocarbon hybrid Materials as Alternative Cathode Catalyst for Oxygen Reduction in Microbial Fuel Cell” Int. J. Hydrogen Energy 2015, 40, 3868-3874.

59. Zeng, H.; Zhu, X. C.; Liang, Y. Y.*; Guo, X. G.* “Interfacial Layer Engineering for Performance Enhancement in Polymer Solar Cells” Polymers 2015, 7, 333-372. 

58. Chu. B. Y.; Wang, H.; Xerri, B.; Lee, K. H.; Yang, T. B.; Wang, Z. L.; Lin, Z. Y.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Adamo, C.*; Yang, S. H.*; Sun, J. W.* “Dithieno[3,2-b:2 ',3 '-d]pyran-containing Organic D-pi-A Sensitizers for Dye-sensitized Solar cells” RSC. Adv. 2014, 4, 62472-62475.

57. Zhou, L.; Li, X. X.; Wang, Y.; Hong, M.*; Liang, Y. Y.*; Zhao, J.* “Monodisperse, Nanoporous Ceria microspheres Embedded with Pt Nanoparticles: General Facile Synthesis and Catalytic Application” RSC. Adv. 2014, 4, 42965-42970.

56. Gong, M.; Li, Y. G.; Zhang, H. B.; Zhang, B.; Zhou, W.; Feng, J. Wang, H. L.; Liang, Y. Y.; Fan, Z. J.; Dai, H. J.* “Ultrafast High-capacity NiZn Battery with NiAlCo-layered Double Hydroxide” Energy Environ. Sci. 2014, 7, 2025-2032.

55. Gong, M.; Li, Y. G.; Wang, H. L.; Liang, Y. Y.; Wu, J.; Zhou, J. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T.; Wei, F.; Dai, H. J.* “An Advanced Ni-Fe Layered Double Hydroxide Electrocatalyst for Water Oxidation” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 8452-8455. 

54. Li, Y. G.; Gong, M.; Liang, Y. Y.; Feng, J.; Kim, J. E.; Wang, H. L.; Hong, G. S.; Zhang, B.; Dai, H. J.* “Advanced Zinc-air Batteries Based on High-performance Hybrid Electrocatalysts” Nat. Commun. 2013, 4, 1805. 

53. Liang, Y. Y.; Li, Y. G.; Wang, H. L.; Dai, H. J.* “Strongly Coupled Inorganic/Nano-carbon Hybrid Materials for Advanced Electro-catalysis” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 2013-2036.

52. Feng, J.#; Liang. Y. Y. #; Wang, H. L.; Li, Y. G.; Zhang, B.; Zhou, J. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T. Z.; Dai, H. J.* “Engineering Manganese Oxide/Nano-carbon Hybrid Materials for Oxygen Reduction Electrocatalysis” Nano Res. 2012, 5, 718-725 .

51. Liang. Y. Y.#; Wang, H. L.#; Diao, P.#; Chang, W.; Hong, G.S.; Li, Y. G.; Gong, M.; Xie, L. M.; Zhou, J. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T. Z.; Wei, F.; Dai, H. J.* “Oxygen Reduction Electro-catalyst Based on Strongly Coupled Cobalt Oxide Nanocrystals and Carbon Nanotubes” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 15849-15857.

50. Li, Y. G.; Zhou, W.; Wang, H. L.; Xie, L. M.; Liang, Y. Y.; Wei, F.; Idrobo, J. C.; Pennycook, S. J.; Dai, H. J.* “An Oxygen Reduction Electro-catalyst Based on Carbon Nanotube-graphene Complexes” Nature Nano. 2012, 7, 394-400.

49. Robinson, J. T.; Hong, G. S.; Liang, Y. Y.; Zhang, B.; Yaghi, O. K.; Dai, H. J.* “In-vivo Fluorescence Imaging in the NIR-II with Long Circulating Carbon Nanotubes Capable of Ultra-High Tumor Uptake” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 10664-10669. 

48. Wang, H. L.; Liang, Y. Y.; Gong, M.; Li, Y. G.; Chang, W.; Mefford, T.; Zhou, J. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T.; Wei, F.; Dai, H. J.* “An Ultrafast Nickel-Iron Battery from Strongly Coupled Nano-Carbon/Inorganic Nanoparticle Hybrid Materials” Nature Commun. 2012, 3, 917. 

47. Wang, H. L.#; Yang, Y.#; Liang, Y. Y.#; Zheng, G. Y.; Li, Y. G.; Cui, Y.; Dai, H. J.* “Rechargeable Li-Air Batteries with Covalently Coupled MnCo2O4-Graphene Hybrid as Air Cathode Catalyst” Energy Environ. Sci. 2012, 5, 7931-7935.

46. Rolczynski, B.; Szarko, J.; Son, H. J.; Liang, Y. Y.; Yu, L. P.*; Chen, L. X.* “Ultrafast Intramolecular Exciton Splitting Dynamics in Isolated Low Bandgap Polymers and Their Implications in Photovoltaic Materials Design” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 4142-4152.

45. Liang, Y. Y. #; Wang, H. L.#; Zhou, J. G.; Li, Y. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T.; Dai, H. J.* “Covalent Hybrid of Spinel Manganese-Cobalt Oxide and Graphene as Advanced Oxygen Reduction Electro-catalysts” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 3517-3523.

44. Chen, Z.*; Hong, G. S.; Wang, H. L.; Welsher, K.; Tabakman, S. M.; Sherlock, S. P.; Robinson, J. T.; Liang, Y. Y.; Dai, H. J.* “Graphite-Coated Magnetic Nanoparticle Microarray for Few Cells Enrichment and Detection” ACS Nano, 2012, 6, 1094-1101. 

43. Zhou, J. G.*; Wang, J.; Zuin, L.; Regier, T.; Hu, Y. F.; Wang, H. L.; Liang, Y. Y.; Maley, J.; Sammynaiken, R.; Dai, H. J.* “Spectroscopic understanding of ultra-high rate performance for LiMn0.75Fe0.25PO4 nanorods-graphene hybrid in lithium ion battery” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012, 14, 9578-9581. 

42. Wang, H. L,; Liang, Y. Y.; Li, Y. G.; Dai, H. J.* “Co1-xS-Graphene Hybrid: A High Performance Metal Chalcogenide Electro-catalyst for Oxygen Reduction” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 10969-10972. 

41. Liang, Y. Y.#; Li, Y. G.#; Wang, H. L.#; Zhou, J. G.; Wang, J.; Regier, T.; Dai, H. J.* “Co3O4 Nanocrystals on Graphene: A Synergetic Catalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction” Nature. Mater. 2011, 10, 780-786. 

40. Zang, H. D.; Liang, Y. Y.; Yu, L. P.*; Hu, B.* “Intra-Molecular Donor–Acceptor Interaction Effects on Charge Dissociation, Charge Transport, and Charge Collection in Bulk-Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells” Adv. Energy Mater. 2011, 1, 923.

39. Wang, H. L.#; Yang, Y.#; Liang, Y. Y.; Robinson, J.; Li, Y. G.; Jackson, A.; Cui, Y.*; Dai, H. J.* “Graphene-Wrapped Sulfur Particles as a Rechargeable Lithium-Sulfur-Battery Cathode Material with High Capacity and Cycling Stability” Nano Lett. 2011, 11, 2644-2647.

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35. Robinson, J.; Tabakman, S.; Liang, Y. Y.; Wang, H. L.; Sanchez Casalongue, H.; Vinh, D. Dai, H. J.* “Ultra-Small Reduced Graphene Oxide with High Near-Infrared Absorbance for Photothermal Therapy” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 6825-6831. 

34. Son, H. J.; Wang, W.; Xu, T.; Liang, Y. Y.; Wu, Y.; Li, G.; Yu, L. P.* “Synthesis of Fluorinated Polythienothiophene-co-benzodithiophenes and Effect of Fluorination on the Photovoltaic Properties” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 1885-1894. 

33. Rolczynski, B. S.; Szarko, J. M.; Lee, B.; Strzalka, J.; Guo, J. C.; Liang, Y. Y.; Yu, L. P.*; Chen, L. X.* “Length-Dependent Self-Assembly of Oligothiophene Derivatives in Thin Films: Implications in Photovoltaic Material Fabrications” J. Mat. Res., 2011, 26, 296-305.

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27. Szarko, J.; Rolczynski, B.; Guo, J. C.; Liang, Y. Y.; He, F.; Mara, M.; Yu, L. P.*; Chen, L. X.* “Electronic Processes in Conjugated Diblock Oligomers Mimicking Low Band-gap Polymers: Experimental and Theoretical Spectral Analysis” J. Phys. Chem. B 2010, 114, 14505-14513. 

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20. Liang, Y. Y.; Feng, D. Q.; Guo. J. C.; Szarko, J. M.; Claire, R.; Chen, L. X.; Yu, L. P.* “Regioregular Oligomer and Polymer Containing Thieno[3,4-b]thiophene Moiety for Efficient Organic Solar Cells” Macromolecules, 2009, 42, 1091-1098.

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