Selected Publications

  1. Jin Zheng, Pengbo Wang, Haoyu Liu and Yan-Yan Hu* Interface-Enabled Ion Conduction in Li10GeP2S12-Polyethylene Oxide Hybrid Electrolytes ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2019, DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.8b02008 [Link]

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  2. Xuyong Feng, Po-Hsiu Chien, Zhuoying Zhu, Iek-Heng Chu, Pengbo Wang, Marcello Immediato-Scuotto, Hesam Arabzadeh, Shyue Ping Ong, and Yan-Yan Hu* "Studies of Functional Defects for Fast Na-Ion Conduction in Na3-yPS4-xClx with a Combined Experimental and Computational Approach"Advanced Functional Materials, 2019, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201807951 [Link]

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  3. Chunrong Ma, Xiang Li, Changjian Deng, Yan-Yan Hu , Sungsik Lee, Xiao-Zhen Liao, Yu-Shi He, Zi-Feng Ma*, and Hui Xiong* "Coaxial Carbon Nanotube Supported TiO2@MoO2@Carbon CoreShell Anode for Ultrafast and High-Capacity Sodium Ion Storage"ACS Nano, 2018, DOI:10.1021/acsnano.8b07811 [Link]

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  4. James M Hodges, Shiqiang Hao, Jann A Grovogui, Xiaomi Zhang, Trevor Paul Bailey, Xiang Li, Zhehong Gan, Yan-Yan Hu, Ctirad Uher, Vinayak P. Dravid, Christopher Wolverton, and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis "Chemical Insights into PbSe-x%HgSe: High Power Factor and Improved Thermoelectric Performance by Alloying with Discordant Atoms" Journal of American Chemical Society, 2018, DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b11050 [Link]

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  5. Wenwen Deng, Xuyong Feng, Xiang Li, Sean O'Neill, Lin Hu, Luyao Liu, Wai-Yeung Wong, Yan-Yan Hu* and Chang Ming Li* "Improving the electrochemical performance of Li4Ti5O12 anode by phosphorus reduction at a relatively low temperature" Chemical Communications, 2018, DOI:10.1039/C8CC07026A [Link]

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  6. Xuyong Feng, Mingxue Tang, Sean ONeill and Yan-Yan Hu "In Situ Synthesis and In Operando NMR Studies of High-Performance Ni5P4-Nanosheet Anode" Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2018, DOI:10.1039/C8TA05433A [Link]

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  7. Yutao Li, Henghui Xu, Po-Hsiu Chien, Nan Wu, Sen Xin, Leigang Xue, Kyusung Park, Yan-Yan Hu, and John B. Goodenough "A stable perovskite electrolyte in moist air for Li-ion batteries" Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2018, DOI:10.1002/anie.201804114 [Link]

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  8. Chien, Po-Hsiu; Feng, Xuyong; Tang, Mingxue; Rosenberg, Jens; ONeill, Sean; Zheng, Jin; Grant, Samuel; Hu, Yan-Yan* "Li Distribution Heterogeneity in Solid Electrolyte Li10GeP2S12 upon Electrochemical Cycling Probed by 7Li MRI" Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2018, 9, 19901998. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00240 [Link]

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  9. Lufeng Yang, , Xiang Li , Xuetian Ma , Shan Xiong , Pan Liu , Yuanzhi Tang , Shuang Cheng , Yan-Yan Hu, , Meilin Liu**, Hailon Chen* "Design of high-performance cathode materials with single-phase pathway for sodium ion batteries: A study on P2-Nax(LiyMn1-y)O2 compounds" Journal of Power Sources, 2018, 381, 171-180. DOI: DOI: 10.1016/ j.jpowsour [Link]

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  10. Zheng, J.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "New Insights into the Compositional Dependence of Li-Ion Transport in PolymerCeramic Composite Electrolytes" ACS Applied Materials & interfaces, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b17301 [Link]

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  11. Zheng, J.; Dang, H.; Feng, X.; Chien, P.-H.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Li-ion transport in a representative ceramic-polymer-plasticizer composite electrolyte: Li7La3Zr2O12-polyethylene oxide-tetraethylene glycol dimethyl ether" Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5, 18457-18463. DOI: 10.1039/C7TA05832B [Link]

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  12. Li, X.; Tang, M; Feng, X.; Hung, I.; Rose, A.; Chien, P.-H.; Gan, Z.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Lithiation and Delithiation Dynamics of Different Li Sites in Li-rich Battery Cathodes Studied by Operando NMR" Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 19, 82828291. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b02589 [Link]

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  13. Tang, M.; Dalzini, A.; Li, X.; Feng, X.; Chien, P.-H.; Song, L.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Operando EPR for Simultaneous Monitoring of Anionic and Cationic Redox Processes in Li-rich Metal Oxide Cathodes" Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2017, 17, 40094016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b01425 [Link]

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  14. Ma, B.; Zhou, C.; Tian, Y.; Wang, M.; Rose, A.; Besara, T.; Doyle, N. K.; Yuan, Z.; Wang, J. C.; Clark, R.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Siegrist, T.; Lin, S. "Low Dimensional Organic Tin Bromide Perovskites and Their Photoinduced Structural Transformation" Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 31, 90189022. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201702825 [Link]

  15. Yang, T.; Zheng, J.; Cheng, Q.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Chan, C. H. "Composite Polymer Electrolytes with Li7La3Zr2O12 Garnet-Type Nanowires as Ceramic Fillers: Mechanism of Conductivity Enhancement and Role of Doping and Morphology" ACS Applied & Materials Interfaces, 2017, 26, 2177321780. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b03806 [Link]

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  16. Liu, B.; Rose, A.; Zhang, N.; Hu, Y.-Y.;* Ma, M.* "Efficient Co-Nanocrystal-Based Catalyst for Hydrogen Generation from Borohydride" Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, 121, 12610-12616.[Link]

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  17. Feng, X.-Y.; Li, X.; Tang, M.; Gan, A.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Enhanced rate performance of Li4Ti5O12 anodes with bridged grain boundaries" Journal of Power Sources, 2017, 354, 172-178.[Link]

  18. Jee, Y.; Chien, P.-H.; Villarreal, E.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Huang, K. "Crystallization of amorphous Na2Si2O5 as a Na-ion conductor" Solid State Ionics, 2016, 296, 63-70.[Link]

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  19. Zheng, J.; Tang, M.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Lithium Ion Pathway within Li7La3Zr2O12-Polyethylene Oxide Composite Electrolytes" Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55, 12538-12542.[Link]

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  20. Feng, X.-Y.; Chien, P.-H.; Rose, A. M.; Zheng, J.; Hung, I.; Gan, Z.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "Cr2O5 as new cathode for rechargeable sodium ion batteries" Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 2016, 242, 96-101.[Link]

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  21. Chien, P.-H.; Jee, Y.; Huang, C.; Dervisoglu, R.; Hung, I.; Gan, Z.; Huang, K.; Hu, Y.-Y.* "On the Origin of High Ionic Conductivity in Na-doped SrSiO3" Chemical Science, 2016, 7, 3667-3675.[Link]

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  22. Jung, H.; Allan, P. K.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Borkiewicz, J. O.; Wang, X.-L.; Han, W.-Q.; Du, L.-S.; Pickard, C. J.; Chupas, P. J.; Chapman, K. W.; Morris, A. J.; Grey, C. P. "Elucidation of the Local and Long-Range Structural Changes that Occur in Germanium Anodes in Lithium-Ion Batteries" Chemistry of Materials, 2015, 27, 1031-1041.[Link]

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  23. Bo, S.-H.; Nam, K.-W.; Borkiewicz, O.J.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Yang, X.-Q.; Chupas, P.J.; Chapman, K.W.; Wu, L.; Zhang L.; Wang, F.; Grey, C.P.; Khalifah, P.G. "Structures of Delithiated and Degraded LiFeBO3, and Their Distinct Changes upon Electrochemical Cycling" Inorganic Chemistry, 2014, 53, 6585-6595.[Link]

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  24. Liu, Z.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Dunstan, M.T.; Huo, H.; Hao, X.; Zou, H.; Zhong, G.; Yang, Y.; Grey, C. P. "Local Structure and Dynamics in the Na Ion Battery Positive Electrode Material Na3V2(PO4)2F3" Chemistry of Materials, 2014, 26, 2513-2521. [Link]

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  25. Hu, Y.-Y.; Liu, Z.; Nam, K.-W.; Borkiewicz, O.J.; Cheng, J.; Hua, X.; Dunstan, M.T.; Yu, X.; Du, L.-S.; Chapman, K.W.; Chupas, P.J.; Yang, X.-Q.; Grey, C.P. "Origin of additional capacities in metal oxide lithium-ion battery electrodes" Nature Materials, 2013, 12, 1130-1136.[Link]

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  26. Chen, H.; Hao, Q.; Zivkovic, O.; Hautier, G.; Du, L.-S.; Tang, Y.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Ma, X.; Grey, C.P.; Ceder, G. "Sidorenkite (Na3MnPO4CO3): A New Intercalation Cathode Material for Na-Ion Batteries" Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 2777-2786.[Link]

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  27. Kim, G.; Blanc, F.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Grey, C.P. "Understanding the Conduction Mechanism of the Protonic Conductor CsH2PO4 by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy" Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2013, 17, 6504-6515.[Link]

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  28. Soares, EMB.; Silva, IR.; de Novais, RF.; Hu, Y-Y.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Alterations in Molecular Composition of Humic Substances from Eucalypt Plantation Soils Assessed by 13C-NMR Spectroscopy" Soil Science Society of America Journal, 2013, 77, 293-306.[Link]

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  29. Ma, X.; Klosterman, L.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Liu, X.; Schmidt-Rohr, K.; Mallapragada, S.; Akinc, M. "Aqueous Route Synthesis of Mesoporous ZrO2 by Agarose Templation" Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2012, 95, 3455. [Link]

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  30. Nolis, G.M.; Omenya, F.; Zhang, R.; Fang, B.; Upreti, S.; Chernova, N.A.; Wang, F.; Graetz, J.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Grey, C.P.; Whittingham S.M. "Structure, Defects and Thermal Stability of Delithiated Olivine Phosphates" Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012, 22, 20482-20489.[Link]

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  31. Brewer, C. E.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Schmidt-Rohr, K.; Loynachan, T.E.; Laird, D.A.; Brown, R. C. "Extent of Pyrolysis Impacts on Fast Pyrolysis Biochar Properties", Journal of Environmental Quality, 2012, 41, 1115-1122.[Link]

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  32. Hu, Y.-Y.; Liu, X.; Ma, X.; Rawal, A.; Prozorov, T.; Akinc, M.; Mallapragada, S.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Biomimetic Self-assembling Copolymer-Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposites with the Nanocrystal Size Controlled by Citrate", Chemistry of Materials, 2011, 23, 2481-2490.[Link]

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  33. Hu, Y.-Y.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Technical Aspects of Fast Magic-Angle Turning NMR for Dilute Spin-1/2 Nuclei with Broad Spectra", Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, 2011, 40, 51-59.[Link]

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  34. Hu, Y.-Y.; Rawal, A.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Strongly bound citrate stabilizes the apatite nanocrystals in bone" Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2010, 107, 22425-22429. (Featured in C&EN, 2010, 88 (49), PNAS, 2010, 107, 22369-22370, Science Daily on June 12, 2011, Advances in Nanotechnology Research and Application 2012 Edition)[Link]

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  35. Hu, Y.-Y.; Yusufoglu, Y.; Kanapathipillai, M.; Yang, C.-Y.; Wu, Y.; Thiyagarajan, Y.; Deming, T.; Akinc, M.; Schmidt-Rohr, K.; Mallapragada, S. "Self-assembled Calcium Phosphate Nanocomposites using Block Copolypeptide Templates" Soft Matter, 2009, 5, 4311-4320.[Link]

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  36. Hu, Y.-Y.; Levin, E. M.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Broadband Infinite-Speed Magic-Angle Spinning NMR Spectroscopy" Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, 8390-8391.[Link]

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  37. Hu, Y.-Y.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Effects of L-spin longitudinal quadrupolar relaxation in S[L] heteronuclear recoupling and S-spin magic-angle spinning NMR" Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 2009 , 197, 193-207.[Link]

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  38. Yusufoglu, Y.*; Hu, Y.*; Kanapathipillai, M.; Kramer, M.; Kalay, Y. E.; Thiyagarajan, P.; Akinc, M.; Schmidt-Rohr, K.; Mallapragada, S, "Bioinspired synthesis of self-assembled calcium phosphate nanocomposites using block copolymer-peptide conjugates" Journal of Materials Research, 2008, 23, 3196-3212. (*contributed equally)[Link]

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  39. Kanapathipillai, M.; Yusufoglu, Y.; Rawal, A.; Hu, Y.-Y.; Lo, C. T.; Thiyagarajan, P.; Kalay, Y. E.; Akinc, M.; Mallapragada, S.; Schmidt-Rohr, K. "Synthesis and Characterization of Ionic Block Copolymer Templated Calcium Phosphate Nanocomposites" Chemistry of Materials, 2008, 20, 5922-5932.[Link]

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