42. Zhang A. Y., Wheeler D. A., Ling Y., Wang G., Yang X., Vilozny B., Singaram B., Gu C. and Li Y.* Novel Molecular Specific Detection of Glucose Using a Raman Probe Molecule with Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering, Sci. Adv. Mater. accepted.

41. Yang X., Zhang A. Y., Wheeler D. A., Bond T. C., Gu C.* and Li Y.* Direct Molecule Specific Glucose Detection by Raman Spectroscopy Based on Photonic Crystal Fiber, Anal. Bioanal. Chem. 402, 687-691 (2012)


40. Qian F.* and Li Y.* Biomaterials: A natural source of nanowires, Nature Nanotech., 6, 538 (2011) (news and views)

39. Wang G., Ling Y., Wheeler D., Kyle G. N., Horsley K., Heske C., Zhang J. Z. and Li Y.* Facile Synthesis of Highly Photoactive a-Fe2O3-Based Films for Water Oxidation, Nano Lett., 11, 3503-3509 (2011)

38. Wang G., Wang H., Ling Y., Tang Y., Yang X., Fitzmorris R. C., Wang C. C., Zhang J. Z. and Li Y.* Hydrogen-treated TiO2 nanowire arrays for photoelectrochemical water splitting, Nano Lett., 11, 3026-3033 (2011)

37. Yang X., Gu C., Qian F., Li Y. and Zhang J. Z.* Highly Sensitive Detection of Proteins and Bacteria in Aqueous Solution Using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering and Optical Fibers, Anal. Chem., 83, 5888-5894 (2011)

36. Ling Y., Wang G., Wheeler D. A., Zhang J. Z. and Li Y.* Sn-Doped Hematite Nanostructures for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting, Nano Lett. 11, 2119-2125 (2011)

35. Jiao Y.,* Qian F., Li Y., Wang G., Saltikov C. W. and Granick J. A. Deciphering the Electron Transport Pathway for Graphene Oxide Reduction by Shewanella oneidensis MR-1, J. Bacteriol. 193, 3662-3665 (2011)

34. Qian F., He Z., Thelen M. P. and Li Y.* A microfluidic microbial fuel cell fabricated by soft lithography, Biores. Technol. 102, 5836-5840 (2011)

33. Wang G., Ling Y., Qian F., Yang X., Liu X. X. and Li Y.* Enhanced capacitance in partially exfoliated multi-walled carbon nanotubes, J. Power Sources 196, 5209-5214 (2011)

32. Wang G., Qian F., Saltikov C. W., Jiao Y.* and Li Y.* Microbial Reduction of Graphene Oxide by Shewanella, Nano Res. 4, 563-570 (2011)

31. Preciado-Flores S., Wheeler, D. A., Tran, T. M., Tanaka, Z., Jiang, C., Barboza-Flores M., Qian F., Li Y., Chen B.* and Zhang J. Z.* SERS spectroscopy and SERS imaging of Shewanella oneidensis using silver nanoparticles and nanowires", Chem. Commun. 47, 4129-4131 (2011)

30. Liu L. P., Wang G., Li Y., Li Y. D. and Zhang J. Z.* CdSe quantum dot-sensitized Au/TiO2 hybrid mesoporous films and their enhanced photoelectrochemical performance, Nano Res. 4, 249-258 (2011)

29. Shen Z. Y., Li L. Y., Li Y., Wang C. C.* Fabrication of hydroxyl group modified monodispersed hybrid silica particles and the h-SiO2/TiO2 core/shell microspheres as high performance photocatalyst for dye degradation, J. Colloid Interface Sci. 354, 196-201 (2011)


28. Qian F., Wang G. and Li Y.* Solar-driven microbial photoelectrochemical cells with a nanowire photocathode, Nano Lett. 10, 4686-4691 (2010) (NSF Highlights: "Mini-bugs+Sunlight=Alternative Fuel")

27. Yang X. Y., Wang G., Slattery, P., Zhang J. Z. and Li Y.* Ultrasmall single-crystal indium antimonide nanowires, Cryst. Growth Des. 10, 2479-2482 (2010)

26. Wang G., Yang X. Y., Qian F., Zhang J. Z. and Li Y.* Double-sided CdS and CdSe quantum dot co-sensitized ZnO nanowire arrays for photoelectrochemical hydrogen generation, Nano Lett. 10, 1088-1092 (2010)

25. Hensel J., Wang G., Li Y.* and Zhang J. Z.* Synergistic effect of CdSe quantum dot sensitization and nitrogen doping of TiO2 nanostructures for photoelectrochemical applications, Nano Lett. 10, 478-483 (2010) (highlighted by SPIE Newsroom)

24. Chen L., Sun, L. J., Luan F., Liang Y, Li Y.* and Liu X. X.* Synthesis and pseudocapacitive studies of composite films of polyaniline and manganese oxide nanoparticles, J. Power Sources 145, 3742-3747 (2010)

23. Li Y.* and Zhang J. Z.* Hydrogen generation from photoelectrochemical water splitting based on nanomaterials, Laser Photonics Rev. 4, 517-528 (2010)


22. Lim S. K., Brewster M., Qian F., Li Y., Lieber C. M. and Gradecak, S. Direct correlation between structural and optical properties of III-V nitride nanowire heterostructures with nanoscale resolution, Nano Lett. 9 (11), 3940-3944 (2009)

21. Yang X., Wolcott A., Wang G., Sobo A., Fitzmorris R. C., Qian F., Zhang J. Z.* and Li Y.* Nitrogen-doped ZnO nanowire arrays for photoelectrochemical water splitting, Nano Lett. 9, 2331-2336 (2009) (highlighted in Nature Photonics doi:10.1038/nphoton.2009.104)

20. Vandenbrouck S., Medjour K., Theron D., Dong Y., Li Y., Lieber C. M. and Gaquiere C. 12GHz FMAX GaN/AlN/AlGaN nanowire MISFET, IEEE Electron Device Lett. 30, 322-324 (2009)


19. Qian F., Li Y., Gradecak S., Park H. -G., Dong Y., Ding Y., Wang Z.-L. and Lieber C. M. Multi-quantum-well nanowire heterostructures for wavelength-controlled lasers, Nature Mater. 7, 701-706 (2008)


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)


16. Li Y., Qian F., Xiang J. and Lieber C. M Electronic and optoelectronic properties of nanowires, 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)


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)

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)


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)

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)

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(u-H)4(CO)11(NC5H4N=NPh)] and [Os4(u-H)4(CO)10(MeCN)(NC5H4N=NPh)] Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2, 599-603 (1999)

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