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J.-X. An, Y. Meng, L. Fang, Z. Lyu, S. Tang, T. Li, C. Liu, H. Shin, J. Lee, S. Ding, I.-D. Kim, J.-C. Li. Surface Engineering Strategy to Synthesize Bicomponent Carbons for Rechargeable Zinc-Air Batteries. Energy Storage Materials, 2024, in press.


L. Fang, H. Nguyen, R. Gonzalez and T. Li. A systematic study of solvation structure of asymmetric lithium salts in water. Nanotechnology, 2024, in press,  DOI 10.1088/1361-6528/ad4ee7.


H. Du, Y. Wang, Y. Kang, Y. Zhao, Y. Tian, X. Wang, Y. Tan, Z. Liang, J. Wozny, T. Li, D. Ren, L. Wang, X. He, P. Xiao, E. Mao, N. Tavajohi, F. Kang, B. Li. Side Reactions/Changes in Lithium-Ion Batteries: Mechanisms and Strategies for Creating Safer and Better Batteries. Adv. Mater., 2024, 10.1002/adma.202401482.


X. Liu, V. Koverga, H. T. Nguyen, A. T. Ngo, T. Li. Exploring solvation structure and transport behavior for rational design of advanced electrolytes for next generation of lithium batteries. Appl. Phys. Rev. 2024, 11, 021307.


H. Xu, J. Wang, H. He*, I. Hwang, Y. Liu, C. Sun, H. Zhang, T. Li, J. V. Muntean, T. Xu*, and D.-J. Liu. Modulating CO2 Electrocatalytic Conversion to the Organics Pathway by the Catalytic Site Dimension. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2024, in press.


P.-F. XieH. ZhongL. FangZ. LyuW.-J. YuT.LiJ. LeeH. ShinS. P. BeckmanYu. LinS. DingI.-D. Kim, J.-C. Li. Molecular Fe─N4 Moieties Coupled with Atomic Co─N4 Sites Toward Improved Oxygen Reduction Performance. Advanced Functional Materials, 2024, 2314554.


L. Fang, X. Liu , T. Li. Exploring battery material failure mechanisms through synchrotron X-ray characterization techniques. Journal of Energy Chemistry. 2024, in press.


Z. Yu, Z. Shi, S. R. Bheemireddy, E. Kamphaus, X. Lyu, M. A. Uddin, Z. Li, Z. Yanga, T. Li, J. S. Moore, L. Zhang*, L.Cheng* Simulation guided molecular design of hydrofluoroether solvent for high energy batteries. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2024, in press.


X. Lyu, H, Wang, X, Liu, L, He, C, Do, S, Seifert, R, E. Winans, L,Cheng*, T, Li* Solvation Structure of Methanol-in-Salt Electrolyte Revealed by Small-Angle X-ray Scattering and Simulations. ACS Nano 2024, in press. 


S. Fadaeerayeni, X. Lyu, L. Fang, P. Wang, J. Wu, T. Li*, T. Senftle*,  Y. Xiang* Intermetallic Ni3Ga1 Catalyst for Efficient Ammonia Reforming of Light Alkane. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2024, in press.


L. Fang, R. E. Winans, T. Li*. Synchrotron small-angle X-ray scattering technique for battery electrode study. Nano Energy, 2024, 121, 109255


F. Pan, L. Fang, B. Li, X. Yang, T. O’Carroll, H. Li, T. Li*, G. Wang*, K.-J. Chen*, G. Wu* N and OH-Immobilized Cu3 Clusters In Situ Reconstructed from Single-Metal Sites for Efficient CO2 Electromethanation in Bicontinuous Mesochannels. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2024, in press.


F. Pan, X. Duan, L. Fang, H. Li, Z. Xu, Y. Wang, T. Wang, T. Li*, Z. Duan*, K.-J. Chen*. Long-Range Confinement-Driven Enrichment of Surface Oxygen-Relevant Species Promotes C−C Electrocoupling in CO2 Reduction. Adv. Energy. Mater. 2023, 2303118.


X, Liu, L. Fang, X. Lyu, R. E. Winans, T. Li*. Unveiling the Liqui dElectrolyte Solvation Structure by Small Angle X‑ray  Scattering. Chem. Mater. 2023, in press.


C. Li, H. Du, Y. Kang, Y. Zhao, Y. Tian, J. Wozny, J. Lu, T. Li, N. Tavajohi, M. Huang, B. Lan, F. Kang, B. LiRoom-temperature direct regeneration of spent LiFePO4 cathode using the external short circuit strategy. Next Sustainability, 2023, in press.


Y. Zhao, Y. Kang, J. Wozny, J. Lu, H. Du, C. Li, T. Li, F. Kang, N. Tavajohi & B. Li, Recycling of sodium-ion batteries. Nat Rev Mater 2023, 8, 623–634.


E. Sarnello, T. Li*,Monitoring Structural and Electronic Changes of Supported Metal Catalysts Using Combined X-Ray Techniques. Adv. Energy Sustainability Res. 2023, 2300086.


X. Liu, S.-C. Lee, S. Seifert, R. E. Winans, Y Z, and T. Li*. Relationship of the Molecular Structure and Transport Properties of Imide-Based Lithium Salts of “Acetonitrile/Water-in-Salt” Electrolytes. Chem. Mater. 2023, 35, 6415–6422.


H. Du, Y. Kang, C. Li, Y. Zhao, Y. Tian, J. Lu, Z. Chen, N. Gao, Z. Li, J. Wozny, T. Li, L. Wang, N. Tavajohi, F. Kang, B. Li. Recovery of lithium salt from spent lithium‐ion battery byless polar solvent wash and water extraction. Carbon Neutralization, 2023, 4, 416-424. 


X. Lyu, M.  Meirow, X. Wu, X. Zhou, Y. Liu, W. Huang, T. Li*, B. Lee*. Molecular-Weight-Dependent Infiltration and Adsorption of Polymers into Nanochannels. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces,  2023, 15, 22, 27369–27379.


H. Du, Y. Kang, C. Li, Y. Zhao, J. Wozny, T. Li, Y. Tian, J. Lu, L. Wang, F. Kang, N. Tavajohi, B. Li. Easily recyclable lithium-ion batteries: Recycling-oriented cathode design using highly soluble LiFeMnPO4 with a water-soluble binder Battery Energy,  2023, 4,  20230011.


Y. Gang, J. Pellessier, Z. Du, S. Fang, L. Fang, F. Pan, M. Suarez, K. Hambleton, F. Chen, H.-C. Zhou, T. Li, Y. H. Hu, Y. Li.Facile and Scalable Synthesis of Metal- and Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotubes for Efficient Electrochemical CO2 Reduction. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2023,11, 18, 7231–7243.


S. Fang, X. Lyu, T. Tong, A. I. Lim, T. Li, J. Bao, Y. H. Hu. Turning dead leaves into an active multifunctional material as evaporator, photocatalyst, and bioplastic. Nat Commun, 2023, 14, 1203.


Y. Liu, Y. Gao, Q. Yang, G. Xu, X. Zhou, G. Shi, X. Lyu, H. Wu, J. Liu, S. Fang, M. I. Ullah, L. Song, K. Lu, M. Cao, Q. Zhang, T. Li, J. Xu, S. Wang, Z. Liu, W. Ma. Breaking the Size Limitation of Directly-Synthesized PbS Quantum Dot Inks Toward Efficient Short-wavelength Infrared Optoelectronic Applications. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, e202300396


Z. Lyu, S. Ding*, L. Fang, X. Li, T. Li, M. Xu, X. Pan, W. Zhu, Y. Zhou, D. Du, Y. Lin. Two-Dimensional Fe−N−C Single-Atomic-Site Catalysts with Boosted Peroxidase-Like Activity for a Sensitive Immunoassay. Anal. Chem. 2023, 95, 9, 4521–4528.


X. Liu, S.-C. Lee, S. Seifert, L. He, C. Do, R. E. Winans, G. Kwon, Y Z* and T. Li*. Revealing the Correlation between the Solvation Structures and the Transport Properties of Water-in-Salt Electrolytes. Chem. Mater. 2023, 35, 5, 2088–2094.


S. Chen, A. Tennakoon, K.-E. You, A. L. Paterson, R. Yappert, S. Alayoglu, L. Fang, X. Wu, T. Y. Zhao, M. P. Lapak, M. Saravanan, R. A. Hackler, Y.-Y. Wang, L. Qi, M. Delferro, T. Li, B. Lee, B. Peters, K. R. Poeppelmeier, S. C. Ammal, C. R. Bowers, F. A. Perras, A. Heyden, A. D. Sadow, W. Huang. Ultrasmall amorphous zirconia nanoparticles catalyse polyolefin hydrogenolysis. Nat Catal, 2023, 6, 161–173.


L. Zhu, H. Zhong, D. Du, T. Li, H. Nguyen, S. P. Beckman, W. Xu, J.-C. Li, N. Cheng, Y. Lin A peroxidase-like single-atom Fe-N5 active site for effective killing human lung adenocarcinoma cells. Nano Res. 2022,  16, 5216–5225.


H. M. Farag,   A. P. Kaur,   L. A. Robertson,   E. Sarnello,   X. Liu,   Y. Wang,   L.Cheng,   I. Shkrob,   L. Zhang,   R. H. Ewoldt,   T. Li,   S. A. Odom,  Z. H. Yang  Softening by charging: how collective modes of ionic association in concentrated redoxmer/electrolyte solutions define the structural and dynamic properties in different states of charge. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2023, 25, 4243-4254.


L. Fang, W. Xu, X. Lyu, Y. Liu, B. Reinhart, H. Nguyen, T. Li*. Suppressing the Shuttle Effects with FeCo/SPAN Cathodes and High-Concentration Electrolytes for High-Performance Lithium-Sulfur Batteries. ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2023, 6, 2, 795–801.


L. Fang, X. Lyu, J. J. Xu, Y. Liu, X. Hu, B. J. Reinhart, T. Li*, Operando X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study of SnO2 Nanoparticles for Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 to Formate. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2022, 14, 50, 55636–55643.


H.-B. Zhang,Y. Meng,H. Zhong,L. Zhang,S.Ding, L. Fang, Tao Li,Y. Mei,P.-X. Hou,C. Liu, S.P. Beckman, Y. Lin,H.-M. Cheng, J.-C. Li.  Bulk preparation of free-standing single-iron-atom catalysts directly as the air electrodes for high-performance zinc-air batteries. Carbon energy, 2022, 5, 5e289. 


J. Lu, Y. Zhao, Y. Kang, C. Li, Y. Liu, L. Wang, H. Du, M. Fan, Y. Zhou, J. Wozny, T. Li, N. Tavajohi, F. Kang, B. Li. Surplus energy utilization of spent lithium-ion batteries for high-profit organolithiums. Carbon Energy, 2022, 5, 6, e282 


S. Ding, L. He, L. Fang, Y. Zhu, T. Li, Z. Lyu, D. Du, Y. Lin, J.-C. Li. Carbon-Nanotube-Bridging Strategy for Integrating Single Fe Atoms and NiCo Nanoparticles in a Bifunctional Oxygen Electrocatalyst toward High-Efficiency and Long-Life Rechargeable Zinc–Air Batteries. Adv. Energy Mater. 2022, 12, 2202984.


A. Tomich, J. Park, S.-B. Son, E. Kamphaus, X. Lyu, F. Dogan, V. Carta, J. Gim, T. Li, L. Cheng, E. Lee, V. Lavallo, C. Johnson. A Carboranyl Electrolyte Enabling Highly Reversible Sodium Metal Anodes via a “Fluorine-Free” SEI. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, e202208158.


Y. Gang, B. Li, S. Fang, J. Pellessier, L. Fang, F. Pan, Z. Du, Y. H.  Hu, T. Li, G. Wang, Y. Li. "Efficient electrochemical CO2 reduction to CO by metal and nitrogen co-doped carbon catalysts derived from pharmaceutical wastes adsorbed on commercial carbon nanotubes" Chemical Engineering Journal, 2023, 453, 139712.


K. Switalski, J. Fan, L. Li, M. Chu, E. Sarnello, P. Jemian, T. Li, Q. Wang, Q. Zhang. "Direct measurement of Stokes–Einstein diffusion of Cowpea mosaic virus with 19 ms-resolved XPCS". J. Synchrotron Rad. 2022, 29, 1429-1435.


J. Zhao, L. Fang, J. Fu, J. Wang, Q. Jiang, T. Li*, J. Huang*. "Highly selective IrMo/TiO2 catalyst for hydrogenation of nitroarenes." Molecular Catalysis, 2022, 531, 112705.


S. Ding, J. A. Barr, Q. Shi, Y. Zeng, P. Tieu, Z. Lyu, L. Fang, T. Li, X. Pan, S. P. Beckman, D. Du, H. Lin, J.-C. Li, G. Wu, Y. Lin. "Engineering Atomic Single Metal–FeN4Cl Sites with Enhanced Oxygen-Reduction Activity for High-Performance Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells". ACS Nano 2022, 16, 9, 15165–15174.


Z. Lyu,S. Ding, P. Tieu, L. Fang, X Li, T. Li, X. Pan, M. H. Engelhard, X. Ruan, D. Du, S. Li, Y. Lin. "Single-Atomic Site Catalyst Enhanced Lateral Flow Immunoassay for Point-of-Care Detection of Herbicide". Research, 2022, 9823290.


B. Long, P. Cao, Y. Zhao, Q. Fu, Y. Mo, Y. Zhai, J. Liu, X. Lyu, T. Li, X. Guo, C. Shan, M.-H. Zeng. "Pt1/Ni6Co1 layered double hydroxides/N-doped graphene for electrochemical non-enzymatic glucose sensing by synergistic enhancement of single atoms and doping". Nano Research, 2023,  16, 318–324.


C. Qiu, K. Qian, J. Yu, M. Sun, S. Cao, J. Gao, R. Yu, L. Fang, Y. Yao, X. Lu, T. Li*, B. Huang*, S. Yang*. "MOF-Transformed In2O3-x@C Nanocorn Electrocatalyst for Efficient CO2 Reduction to HCOOH". Nano-Micro Lett. 2022,  14, 167.


X. Wang,Y. An, L. Liu, L. Fang, Y. Liu, J. Zhang, H. Qi, T Heine, T Li, A. Kuc, M. Yu, X. Feng, "Atomically Dispersed Pentacoordinated-Zirconium Catalyst with Axial Oxygen Ligand for Oxygen Reduction Reaction". Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2022, 61, e202209746.


B. Zhang, L. Cheng, L. Huang, Y. Tang, Y. Fang, T. Li, R. Ye, Q. Liu*. "Anomalous Self-Optimizing Microporous Graphene-Based Lithium-ion Battery Anode from Laser Activation of Small Organic Molecules" Small methods, 2022, 6, 2200280.


G. Chen, L. Fang, T. Li, Y. Xiang*. "Ultralow-Loading Pt/Zn Hybrid Cluster in Zeolite HZSM-5 for Efficient Dehydroaromatization".  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2022, 144, 26, 11831–11839.


W. Xu, Y. Gao, K. Qian, B. Wang, R. Xue, M. He, T. Li, G, Xing, S. Yang, G. Wei*. "A visible to near-infrared nanocrystalline organic photodetector with ultrafast photoresponse." J. Mater. Chem. C, 2022, 10, 9391-9400.


Z. Du, F. Pan, X. Yang, L. Fang, Y. Gang, S. Fang, T. Li, Y. H. Hu, Y. Li. "Efficient photothermochemical dry reforming of methane over Ni supported on ZrO2 with CeO2 incorporation."Catalysis Today, 2022, 409, 31-41.


G. Chen, S. Fadaeerayeni, L. Fang, E. Sarnello, T. Li, H. Toghiani, Y. Xiang. "Acetonitrile formation from ethane or ethylene through anaerobic ammodehydrogenation." Catalysis Today, 2022,  416, 113751.


K. Qian, Z. Yu, Y. Liu, D. J.Gosztola, R. E.Winansds, L. Cheng, T. Li,* "Understanding fluorine-free electrolytes via small-angle X-ray scattering." J. Energy Chem., 2022, 70, 340-346.


X. Feng,   Z. Du,   E. Sarnello,   W Deng,   C. R. Petru,   L. Fang,   T. Li,  Ying Li.  "Syngas production at a near-unity H2/CO ratio from photo-thermo-chemical dry reforming of methane on a Pt decorated Al2O3-CeO2 catalyst." J. Mater. Chem. A, 2022, 10, 7896-7910.


S. Fadaeerayeni, X. Yu, E. Sarnello, Z. Bao, X. Jiang, R. R. Unocic, L. Fang, Z. Wu, T. Li, Y. Xiang. "Ammonia-Assisted Light Alkane Anti-coke Reforming on Isolated ReOx Sites in Zeolite." ACS Catal. 2022, 12, 3165–3172


L. Fang, S.Seifert, R. E. Winans, T. Li,* "Understanding Synthesis and Structural Variation of Nanomaterials Through In Situ/Operando XAS and SAXS". Small, 2022, 19, 2106017.


X. Lyu,† X. Wu,† Y. Liu, W. Huang,* B. Lee,* T. Li.* "Synthesis and Characterization of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles Loaded with Pt Catalysts". Catalysts 2022, 12, 183.


X. Liu,# S.-C.Lee,# S. Seifer, R. E.Winans, L. Cheng, Y Z,* T. Li.* "Insight into the nanostructure of “water in salt” solutions: a SAXS/WAXS study on imide-based lithium salts aqueous solutions". Energy Storage Materials. 2022, 45, 696-703.


S. Ding, Z. Lyu, E. Sarnello, M. Xu, L. Fang, H. Tian, S. E. Karcher, Tao Li, X. Pan, J. McCloy, G. Ding, Q. Zhang, Q. Shi, D. Du, J.-C. Li,* X. Zhang,* Y. Lin*. "A MnOx enhanced atomically dispersed iron–nitrogen–carbon catalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction" J. Mater. Chem. A, 2022,10, 5981-5989.


K Qian, S Seifert, R. E. Winans*, and Tao Li* “Understanding Solvation Behavior of the Saturated Electrolytes with Small/Wide-Angle X-ray Scattering and Raman Spectroscopy”. Energy Fuels 2021, 35, 23, 19849–19855.


Y. Zhao, Y. Kang, M. Fan, Tao Li, J. Wozny, Y. Zhou, X. Wang, Y.-L. Chueh, Z. Liang, G. Zhou, J. Wang, N. Tavajohi, F. Kang, B. Li,
"Precise separation of spent lithium-ion cells in water without discharging for recycling", Energy Storage Materials, 2021, 45, 1092-1099.


X. Lyu, R. Gonzalez, A. Horton, Tao Li*. "Immobilization of Enzymes by Polymeric Materials". Catalysts 2021, 11, 1211.


Z. Du, F. Pan, E. Sarnello, X. Feng, Y. Gang, Tao Li, and Y. Li. "Probing the Origin of Photocatalytic Effects in Photothermochemical Dry Reforming of Methane on a Pt/CeO2 Catalyst". J. Phys. Chem. C 2021,125, 34, 18684–18692.


X. Sun,   X. Feng,   X.-Y. Yan,   J. Luo,   R. Zhang,   Tao Li,   H. Li,   J. Chen,   F. Liu,   E. Raee,   S. Cheng,d  T. Liu, "Screw Dislocation-Induced Pyramidal Crystallization of Dendron-Like Macromolecules Featuring Asymmetric Geometry".  Chem. Sci., 2021,12, 12130-12137.


Y. Gang, E. Sarnello, J. Pellessier, S. Fang, M. Suarez, F. Pan, Z. Du, P. Zhang, L. Fang, Y. Liu, Tao Li, H.-C. Zhou, Y. H.Hu, Y. Li,"One-Step Chemical Vapor Deposition Synthesis of Hierarchical Ni and N Co-Doped Carbon Nanosheet/Nanotube Hybrids for Efficient Electrochemical CO2 Reduction at Commercially Viable Current Densities." ACS Catal. 2021, 11, 10333–10344.


L. Hao, A.  Auni,  G. Ding, X. Li, L. Xu, Tao Li, Q. Zhang*, "Selective hydroxylation of aryl iodides to produce phenols under mild conditions using a supported copper catalyst". RSC Adv., 2021,11, 25348-25353.


G. Shi, H. Wang, Y. Zhang, C. Cheng, T. Zhai, B. Chen, Xinyi. Liu, R. Jono, X. Mao, Y. Liu, X. Zhang, X. Ling, Y. Zhang, X. Meng, Yi. Chen, S. Duhm, L. Zhang, T. Li, L. Wang, S. Xiong, T. Sagawa, T. Kubo, H. Segawa, Q. Shen, Z. Liu*, W. Ma*. "The effect of water on colloidal quantum dot solar cells." Nat Commun, 2021, 12, 4381.


G. Chen, T. Liang, P. Yoo, S. Fadaeerayeni, E. Sarnello, Tao Li, P. Liao*, Y. Xiang* "Catalytic Light Alkanes Conversion through Anaerobic Ammodehydrogenation." ACS Catal. 2021, 11, 7987–7995.


E. Sarnello, Tao Li*,"Synthesis and Advanced Characterization of Polymer–Protein Core–Shell Nanoparticles." Catalysts 2021, 11, 730.


K. Qian, Y. Liu, X. Zhou, D. J.Gosztola, Hoai Nguyen, Tao. Li.* "Decoupling the degradation factors of Ni-rich NMC/Li metal batteries using concentrated electrolytes." Energy Storage Materials, 2021, 41, 222-229.


S. Ding, Z. Lyu, L. Fang, Tao Li, W. Zhu, S. Li, X. Li, J.-C. Li*, D. Du, Y. Lin*. "Single-Atomic Site Catalyst with Heme Enzymes-Like Active Sites for Electrochemical Sensing of Hydrogen Peroxide." Small, 2021, 17, 25, 2100664.


I. A.Shkrob,* L. A.Robertson, Z. Yu, R. S. Assary, L. Cheng, L. Zhang, E. Sarnello, X. Liu, Tao Li, A. P. Kaur, T. M. Suduwella, S. A. Odom, Y. Wang, R. H. Ewoldt, H. M. Farag, Y, Z. "Crowded Electrolytes Containing Redoxmers in Different States of Charge: Solution Structure, Properties, and Fundamental Limits on Energy Density."Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2021, 334, 116533.


J.-C. Li, X. Qin, F. Xiao, C. Liang, M. Xu, Y. Meng, E. Sarnello, L. Fang, T. Li, S. Ding, Z. Lyu, S. Zhu, X. Pan, P.-X. Hou, C. Liu*, Y. Lin*, and M. Shao* "Highly Dispersive Cerium Atoms on Carbon Nanowires as Oxygen Reduction Reaction Electrocatalysts for Zn–Air Batteries." Nano Lett. 2021, 10, 4508–4515.


E. Zhang, Q. Zhu, J. Huan, J. Liu, G. Tan, C. Sun, T. Li, S. Liu, Y. Li, H. Wang, X. Wan, Z. Wen, F. Fan, J. Zhang, K. Ariga. " Visually Resolving the Direct Z-Scheme Heterojunction in CdS@ZnIn2S4 Hollow Cubes for Photocatalytic Evolution of H2 and H2O2 from Pure Water." Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2021, 120213.


A. Ahmadiparidari, S. Fuladi, L. Majidi, S. Plunkett, E. Sarnello, H. Gholivand, Z. Hemmat, S. Rastegar, S. N. Misal, N. Jimenez, P. C. Redfern, J. Wen, Tao Li, A. T. Ngo, F. Khalili-Araghi, L. A. Curtiss, A. Salehi-Khojin. "Enhancing the performance of lithium oxygen batteries through combining redox mediating salts with a lithium protecting salt." Journal of Power Sources, 2021, 491, 229506.


Y. Zhao,  L. Wang, Y. Zhou,  Z. Liang,  N. Tavajohi,  B. Li,  Tao Li. "Solid Polymer Electrolytes with High Conductivity and Transference Number of Li Ions for Li‐Based Rechargeable Batteries." Advanced Science, 2021, 7, 2003675.


Y. Zhong, Z. Liu, E. Sarnello, Tao Li, Y. Liu, J. Chen, X, Ye*. "Controlling Infrared Plasmon Resonances in Inverse-Spinel Cadmium Stannate Nanocrystals via Site-Selective Cation-Exchange Reactions." Chemistry of Materials, 2021, 33, 6, 1954–1963.


E. Sarnello, Z. Lu, S. Seifert, R. Winans, Tao Li*. "Design and Characterization of ALD-based overcoats for Supported Metal Nanoparticle Catalysts." ACS Catalyst, 2021, 11, 5, 2605–2619.


L. Fang, S. Seifert, R. Winans, Tao Li*. "Operando XAS/SAXS: Guiding Design of Single-atom and Sub-nanocluster Catalysts." Small Methods, 2021, 5, 2001194.


X. Liu, Z. Yu, E. Sarnello, K. Qian, S. Seifert, R. E. Winans, L. Cheng*, Tao Li*. "Microscopic Understanding of the Ionic Networks of “Water-in-Salt” Electrolytes." Energy Material Advances, 2021, 7368420.


Z. Yu, T. R. Juran,  X. Liu  K. S. Han,  H. Wang,  K. T. Mueller,  L. Ma,  K. Xu,  Tao Li*,  L. A. Curtiss*,  L. Cheng*. "Solvation Structure and Dynamics of Mg(TFSI)2 Aqueous Electrolyte." Energy & Environmental Materials, 2021, 5, 1, 295-304.


Y. Zhao, L. Fang, Y. Kang, L. Wang, Y. Zhou, X. Liu, Tao Li* , Y. Li, Z. Liang* , Z. Zhang, B. Li*. "A novel three-step approach to separate cathode components for lithium-ion battery recycling." Rare Met., 2021, 40, 1431-1436.


K. Qian,  R. E. Winans,  Tao Li*, "Insights into the Nanostructure, Solvation, and Dynamics of Liquid Electrolytes through Small‐Angle X‐Ray Scattering." Advanced Energy Material, 2021, 11, 4, 2002821. (JCESR highlight)


Z. Shi, S. Jiang, L. A. Robertson, Y. Zhao, E. Sarnello, T. Li, W.Chen, Z. Zhang, L. Zhang*. "Restorable Neutralization of Poly(acrylic acid) Binders toward Balanced Processing Properties and Cycling Performance for Silicon Anodes in Lithium-Ion Batteries."ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2020, 12, 52, 57932–57940.


S. Ding,  Z. Lyu,  H. Zhong,  D. Liu,  E. Sarnello,  L. Fang,  M. Xu  M. H. Engelhard,  H. Tian,  Tao Li,  X. Pan,  S. P. Beckman,  S. Feng,  D. Du,  J.‐C. Li*,  M. Shao,  Y. Lin*. "An Ion‐Imprinting Derived Strategy to Synthesize Single‐Atom Iron Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction." Small, 2020, 17, 16, 2004454.


Z. Lu, R. W. Tracy, M. L. Abrams, N. L. Nicholls, P. T. Barger, Tao Li, P. C. Stair, A. A. Dameron*, C. P. Nicholas*, and C. L. Marshall*. "Atomic Layer Deposition Overcoating Improves Catalyst Selectivity and Longevity in Propane Dehydrogenation."  ACS Catal. 2020, 10, 13957–13967.


Y. Zhao, E. Sarnello, L. Robertson, J. Zhang, Z. Shi, Z. Yu, S. Bheemireddy, Y Z, Tao Li, R. Assary, L. Cheng, Z. Zhang, L. Zhang, I.. Shkrob*. "Competitive Pi-Stacking and H-Bond Piling Increase Solubility of Heterocyclic Redoxmers." J. Phys. Chem. B, 2020, 124, 46, 10409–10418.  (JCESR highlight) 


I. A. Shkrob*, Tao Li, E. Sarnello, L. A. Robertson, Y. Zhao, H. Farag, Z. Yu, J. Zhang, S. R. Bheemireddy, Y Z, R. S. Assary, R. H. Ewoldt, L. Cheng, L. Zhang*,"Self-Assembled Solute Networks in Crowded Electrolyte Solutions and Nanoconfinement of Charged Redoxmer Molecules." J. Phys. Chem. B 2020, 124, 45, 10226–10236  (JCESR highlight)


Y. Kang, C. Deng, X. Liu, Z. Liang*, Tao  Li*, Q. Hu, Y. Zhao*. "Binder-Free Electrode based on Electrospun-Fiber for Li Ion Batteries via a Simple Rolling Formation." Nanoscale Res Lett 2020, 15, 147.


Z. Li, S. Zhang, K. Qian,* P. Nie, S. Chen, X. Zhang, B. Li, Tao Li, G. Wei,* F. Kang*. "Efficient construction of a C60 interlayer for mechanically robust, dendrite-free, and ultrastable solid-state batteries." iScience, 2020, 23, 10, 101636.


D. Zhang,   H. Li,   C. Li,   Z. Wang,   Tao Li,   N. Li,   M. Cheng,   J.Wang,   J. Niu*, T. Liu*. "A Large Molecular Cluster with High Proton Release Capacity." Chemical Communications, 2020, 56, 12849-12852.


K. Lu, X. Meng, Z. Liu, J. Chen, Y. Wang, Y. Zhang, X. Zhang, E. Sarnello, G. Shi, R. P.Patil, W. Deng, S. Zhou, M. Gu, Y. Zhong, S. Jeong, X. Gu, Tao Li, X. Ye, W. Ma*. "Packing State Management to Realize Dense and Semiconducting Lead Sulfide Nanocrystals Film via a Single-Step Deposition." Cell Reports Physical Science, 2020, 1,100183.


H. Xu, D. Rebollar, H. He, L. Chong, Y. Liu, C. Liu,* C.-J. Sun, Tao Li,* J. Muntean, R. Winans, D. Liu*, T. Xu*. "Highly selective electrocatalytic CO2 reduction to ethanol by metallic clusters dynamically formed from atomically dispersed copper". Nature Energy, 2020, 5, 623.


F. Pan, B. Li, E. Sarnello, Y. Fei, X. Feng, Y. Gang, X. Xiang, L. Fang, Tao Li, Y. Hu, G. Wang, Y. Li*. "Pore-Edge Tailoring of Single Atomic Iron−Nitrogen Sites on Graphene for Enhanced CO2 Reduction". ACS Catalysis, 2020,  10, 19, 10803–10811.


E. Sarnello, Y. Liu, B. Palen, E. Sun, X. Zuo, T. Xu, Tao Li*." Synthesis and Characterization of Bio-active GFP-P4VP Core-Shell

Nanoparticles". Catalysts, 2020, 10, 627.


L. Fang, Z. Feng, L. Cheng, R. E. Winans, Tao Li*. "Design Principles of Single Atoms on Carbons for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries". Small Methods, 2020, 4, 10, 2000315. (JCESR highlight)


Y. Kang, C. Deng, Z. Wang, Y. Chen, X. Liu, Z. Liang,* Tao Li,* Q. Hu, Y. Zhao,* "Molecular Sieve-Modified Separator for
High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries". Nanoscale Res Lett 2020, 15, 107.


F. Pan, B. Li, E. Sarnello, Y. Fei, Y. Gang, X. Xiang, Z. Du, P. Zhang, G. Wang, H. T. Nguyen, T. Li, Y. Hu, H.-C. Zhou, Y. Li,* "Atomically Dispersed Iron-Nitrogen Sites on Hierarchically Mesoporous Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Nanoribbons Networks for CO2 Reduction". ACS Nano, 2020, 14, 5506-5516.


S. Fadaeerayeni, J. Shan, E. Sarnello, H. Wang, J. Cheng,* Tao Li,* H. Toghiani, Y. Xiang,* “Nickel/gallium modified HZSM-5 for ethane aromatization: Influence of metal function on reactivity and stability”. Applied Catalyst A-General, 2020, 601,117629.


Y. Kang, C. Deng, Y. Chen, X. Liu, Z. Liang, Tao  Li*, Q. Hu, Y. Zhao*. “Binder-free electrodes and their application for Li-ion batteries”. Nanoscale Research Letters, 2020, 15, 1-19.


Y. Kang, Z. Laing, Y. Zhao*, H. Xu, K. Qian, X. He, Tao Li*, J. Lia*. “Large-Scale Synthesis of Lithium- and Manganese-rich Materials with Uniform Coating of Al2O3 Thin Film for Stable Cathode Cycling”. Science China Materials, 2020, 63, 9, 1683-1692.


Y. Zhao, Z. Yu, L. Robertson, J. Zhang, Z. Shi, S. R. Bheemireddy, I. Shkrob, Y Z, Tao Li, Z. Zhang, L. Cheng, L. Zhang.   "Unexpected electrochemical behavior of an anolyte redoxmer in flow battery electrolytes: solvating cations help to fight against the thermodynamic-kinetic dilemma".  J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, 8, 13470-13479.


D. Zhang, J. Luo, Y. Ma, T. Zhang, N. Li, C. Li, P. Ma, Tao Li, G. Wang, T. Liu,* J. Wang,  J. Niu.* "Unraveling the Effects of Cobalt on Crystal Growth and Solution Behavior of Nb6P2W12-based Dimeric Clusters". Inorganic Chemistry, 2020, 59, 10, 6747-6754.


W. P. Shan, W. Zhang,* M. J. Huang, Y. Y. Ji, R. M. Zhang, R. Zhang, Z. B. Su, H. Liu, X. Y. Feng, D. Guo, J. H. Huang, T. Liu, Tao Li, J. L. Mao, C. Wesdemiotis, A. C. Shi,* Stephen Z.D.Cheng.* "Fine-Tuned Order-Order Phase Transitions in Giant Surfactants via Interfacial Engineering". Giant, 2020, 1, 100002.


G. Ding, L. Hao, L. Wang, J. Chen, Tao Li,* X. Tu, *Q. Zhang.*"Atomically palladium catalyses Suzuki–Miyaura reactions ". Communication Chemistry, 2020, 3, 43.


Y. J. Li, G. L. Chen, J. R. Mou, Y. Z. Liu, S. F. Xue, T. Tan, W. T. Zhong, Q Deng, Tao Li, J. H. Hu, C. H. Yang, K. Huang, M. L. Liu.* "Cobalt single atoms supported on N-doped carbon as an active and resilient sulfur host for lithium–sulfur batteries". Energy Storage Materials,2020, 28, 196-204.


Z. Liu, Y. Zhong, I. Shafei, S. Jeong, L. Wang, H. Nguyen, C. Sun, Tao Li,* J. Chen, L. Chen, Y. Losovyj, X.  Gao, W. Ma,* X. Ye.* "Broadband Tunable Mid-infrared Plasmon Resonances in Cadmium Oxide Nanocrystals Induced by Size-dependent Nonstoichiometry". Nano Lett. 2020, 20, 2821.


J. Jiang, Y. Wang, L. Jin, C. H. Hsu, S. L. Zhang, J. L. Mao, W. B. Yin, Tao Li, B. Ni, Z. B. Su, J. H. Huang, C. Wesdemiotis, K. Yue, W. Zhang,* S. Z. D. Cheng.* "Modularly Constructed Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane-Based Giant Molecules for Unconventional Nanostructure Fabrication". ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2020, 3, 2952.


J. C. Li , H. Zhong , M. J. Xu , Tao Li , L. G. Wang , Q. R. Shi , S. Feng , Z. Y. Lyu , D. Liu , D. Du , S. P. Beckman, X. Q. Pan , Y. H. Lin,* M. H. Shao.* "Boosting the activity of Fe-Nx moieties in Fe-N-C electrocatalysts via phosphorus doping for oxygen reduction reaction". Sci. China Mater., 2019, 63, 965–971.


D. Liu, J. C. Li,* S. C. Ding, Z. Y. Lyu, S. Feng, H. Y. Tian, C. X. Huyan, M. J. Xu, Tao Li, D. Du, P. Liu, M. H. Shao, Y. H. Lin.* "2D Single‐Atom Catalyst with Optimized Iron Sites Produced by Thermal Melting of Metal–Organic Frameworks for Oxygen Reduction Reaction". Small Methods, 2020, 4, 6, 1900827.


F. P. Pan, B. Y. Li, Erik. Sarnello, S. Hwang, Y. Gang, X. H. Feng, X. M. Xiang, N. M. Adli, Tao Li, D. Su, G. Wu,* G. F. Wang,*  Y. Li.* "Boosting CO2 reduction on Fe-N-C with sulfur incorporation: Synergistic electronic and structural engineering". Nano Energy, 2020, 68, 104384.


R. Tan, A. Q. Wang, R. M. Evans, R. Williams, E. W. Zhao, T. Liu, C. C. Ye, X. Q. Zhou, B. P. Darwich, Z. Y.  Fan, L. Turcani, E. Jackson, L. J. Chen, S. Y. Chong, Tao Li, K. E. Jelfs, A. I. Cooper, N. P. Brandon, C. P. Grey, N. B. McKeown,* Q. L. Son.*   "Hydrophilic microporous membranes for selective ion separation and flow-battery energy storage". Nat. Mater., 2020, 19, 195-202.


J. C. Li, S. Maurya, Y. S. Kim, Tao Li, L. G. Wang, Q. R Shi, D. Liu, S. Feng, Y. H. Lin*, M. H. Shao*. "Stabilizing Single-Atom Iron Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction via Ceria Confining and Trapping". ACS Catal. 2020, 10, 4, 2452-2458.


Z. Yu, L. A. Curtiss*, R. E. Winans, Tao Li*, L. Cheng*. "Asymmetric Composition of Ionic Aggregates and the Origin of High Correlated Transference Number in Water-in-Salt Electrolytes". J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2020, 11, 4, 1276-1281 (JCESR highlight)


H. B. Lou, Z. D. Zeng, F. Zhang, S. Y. Chen, P. Luo, X. H. Chen, Y. Ren, V. B. Prakapenka, C. Prescher, X. B. Zuo, Tao Li, J. G. Wen, W. H. Wang, H. W. Sheng, Q. S. Zeng*. "Two-way tuning of structural order in metallic glasses". Nat. Commun., 2020, 11, 314.


S. Cao, T. S. Chan, Y. R. Lu, X. H. Shi, B. Fu, Z. J. Wu, H. M. Li, K Liu, Sarah Alzuabi, P. Cheng*, M. Liu*, Tao Li*, X. B. Chen*, L. Y. Piao*. "Photocatalytic pure water splitting with high efficiency and value by Pt/porous brookite TiO2 nanoflutes". 

Nano Energy, 2020, 67, 104287.


F. Pan, X. Xiang, Z. Du,  Erik. Sarnello, Tao Li, Y. Li *. “Integrating photocatalysis and thermocatalysis to enable efficient CO2 reforming of methane on Pt supported CeO2 with Zn doping and atomic layer deposited MgO overcoating”. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2020, 118189.


Z. Su, C. Hsu, Z. Gong, X. Feng, J. Huang, W. Shan, R. Zhang, Q. Guo, J. Mao, C. Wesdemiotis, Tao Li, S. Seifert, W. Zhang, T. Aida, M. Huang,* S.Z.D. Cheng*. “Last Key Piece of Jigsaw Puzzle for Discovered Frank-Kasper Phases in Soft Matter”. Nature Chemistry 2019, 11, 899 - 905.   (APS highlight)


X. Feng, G. Liu, D. Guo, K. Lang, R. Zhang, J. Huang, Z. Su, Y. Li, M. Huang, Tao Li *, S.Z. D. Cheng*

Transition Kinetics of Self-Assembled Supramolecular Dodecagonal Quasicrystal and Frank−Kasper σ Phases in ABn Dendron-Like Giant Molecules. ACS Macro Lett. 2019, 8, 875-881.


R. Zhang, X. Feng, R. Zhang, W. Shan, Z. Su, J. Mao, C. Wesdemiotis, J. Huang, X. Yan, T. Liu, Tao Li, M. Huang, Z. Lin, A. Shi, S. Z. D Cheng*. "Breaking Parallel Orientation of Rods via Dendritic Architecture toward Diverse Supramolecular Structures".

Angewandte Chemie, 2019, 58, 11879.


G. Tan, L. Chong, C. Zhan, J. Wen, L. Ma, Y. Yuan, X. Zeng, F. Guo, J. Pearson, Tao Li, T. Wu, D. Liu, R. Yassar, J. Lu, C. Liu, K. Amine. *"Insights into Structural Evolution of Lithium Peroxides with Reduced Charge Overpotential in Li−O2 System"

Advanced Energy Materials 2019, 9, 1900662.


J. Li, F. Xiao, H. Zhang, Tao Li, M. Xu, D. Liu, S. Feng, Q. Shi, H. Cheng, C. Liu, D. Du, S. Beckman, X. Pan, Y. Lin,* M. Shao*. "Secondary-Atom-Assisted Synthesis of Single Iron Atoms Anchored on N-Doped Carbon Nanowires for Oxygen Reduction Reaction". ACS Catal, 2019, 9, 5929-5934.


J. Li, M. Cheng, Tao Li, X. Ruan, D. Liu, H. Cheng, C. Liu, D. Du, Z. Wei, Y. Lin,* M. Shao*.

"Carbon nanotube-linked hollow carbon nanospheres doped with iron and nitrogen as single-atom catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction in acidic solutions" J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019,7, 14478.


J. Luo, S. Ye, Tao Li, Erik Sarnello, H. Li, T. Liu*. "Distinctive Trend of Metal Binding Affinity via Hydration Shell Breakage in Nanoconfined Cavity". J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 14825.


Y. Qian, Q. Liu, Erik Sarnello, C. Tang, M. Chng, J. Shui, Tao Li, S. J. Pennycook, M. Han, and Dan Zhao*.

"MOF-Derived Carbon Networks with Atomically Dispersed Fe–Nx Sites for Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalysis in Acidic Media". ACS Materials Letter  2019, 1, 37-43.


Z. Liu, Y. Zhong, I. Shafei, R. Borman, S. Jeong, J. Chen, Y. Losovyj, X. Gao, N. Li, Y. Du, Erik Sarnello, Tao Li, D. Su, W. Ma, X. Ye. *​ Tuning infrared plasmon resonances in doped metal-oxide nanocrystals through cation-exchange reactions

Nature  Commun., 2019, 10, 1394.


Y. Qian, T. An, E. Sarnello, Z. Liu, Tao Li, D. Zhao

Janus Electrocatalysts Containing MOF-derived Carbon Networks and NiFe-LDH Nanoplates for Rechargeable Zn-air Batteries

ACS Applied Energy Materials  2019,2,3,1784-1792.


W. Zhang, W. Shan, S. Zhang, Y. Liu, H. Su, J. Luo, Y. Xia, Tao Li, C. Wesdemiotis, T.  Liu, H. Cui, Y.  Li and S. Z. D. Cheng*

Sequence isomeric giant surfactants with distinct self-assembly behaviors in solution

Chem. Commun., 2019, 55, 636-639












Z Feng, E Sarnello, T Li,* L Cheng*

Communication—Microscopic View of the Ethylene Carbonate Based Lithium-Ion Battery Electrolyte by X-ray Scattering

Journal of The Electrochemical Society 166 (2), A47-A49 (highlighted by JCESR, APS)










Y. Cheng, S. Tavares, C. M. Doherty, Y. Ying, E.Sarnello, G. Maurin, M. R. Hill, Tao Li, and Dan Zhao*

Enhanced Polymer Crystallinity in Mixed-Matrix Membranes Induced by Metal–Organic Framework Nanosheets for Efficient CO2 Capture

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (49), pp 43095–43103


G. Wan, X. Lin, J. Wen, W. Zhao, L. Pan, J. Tian, Tao Li, H. Chen,* and J. Shi*

Tuning the Performance of Single-Atom Electrocatalysts: Support-Induced Structural Reconstruction

Chem. Mater., 2018, 30 (21), pp 7494–7502


W.Zhang, S. Zhang, Q. Guo, X. Lu, Y. Liu, J.Mao, C.Wesdemiotis, Tao Li, Y. Li, and S.Z. D. Cheng*
Multilevel Manipulation of Supramolecular Structures of Giant Molecules via Macromolecular Composition and Sequence
ACS Macro Lett. 2018, 7, 635-640


J. Luo, K.Chen, P. Yin, Tao Li, G.Wan, J. Zhang, S. Ye, X. Bi, Y. Pang, Y. Wei,* and Tianbo Liu*

Effect of Cation-Interaction on the Macroionic Self-Assembly

Angewandte, 2018, 130, 4131-4136


G.Wan, P. Yu, H. Chen,* J. Wen, C. Sun, H. Zhou, N. Zhang, Q. Li, W. Zhao, B. Xie, Tao Li,* and J. Shi
Engineering Single-Atom Cobalt Catalysts toward Improved Electrocatalysis

Small 2018, 1704319


J. He, H. Li, P. Yang, F. Haso, J. Wu, Tao Li, U. Kortz, and T. Liu*

Change of Macroionic Hydration Shells due to Different Macroanion-Countercation Interactions
Chemistry-A European Journal, 2018, 24, 3052-3057


J. Zhou, J. Hu, M. Li, H. Li, W. Wang, Y. Liu, R. Winans, Tao Li,* T. Liu, *and P. Yin*

Hydrogen bonding directed co-assembly of polyoxometalates and polymers to core–shell nanoparticles

Mater. Chem. Front., 2018, 2, 2070-2075

Prior to NIU


S. Karwal, Tao Li, A. Yanguas-Gil, C. P. Canlas, Y. Lei, A. U. Mane, J. A. Libera, S.
Seifert, R. E. Winans, and J. W. Elam*
Tailoring nanopore formation in atomic layer deposited ultrathin films
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A, 2018, 36, 01A103.


C. Li, J. Liu, Y. Chen, Tao Li, X. Cai, J. Sung, and X. Susan Sun*

Hybrid Network via Instantaneous Photoradiation: High Efficient Design of 100% Bio-Based Thermosets with Remoldable and Recyclable Capabilities after UV Curing

Chemical Engineering Journal, 2018, 336, 54-63


G.Wan, C. Yang, W. Zhao, Q. Li, N. Wang, Tao Li, H. Zhou, H. Chen,* and J. Shi*

Anion-Regulated Selective Generation of Cobalt Sites in Carbon: Toward Superior Bifunctional Electrocatalysis
Adv. Mater. 2017, 1703436


W. Zhang, X. Lu, J. Mao, C. Hsu, G. Mu, M. Huang, Q. Guo, H. Liu, C. Wesdemiotis, Tao Li, W. Zhang, Y. Li, S. Z. D Cheng*

Sequence‐Mandated, Distinct Assembly of Giant Molecules

Angewandte Chemie, 2017, 129, 210-15215


S. E. Seo, Tao Li, A . J Senesi, Chad A. Mirkin,* and Byeongdu Lee*
The Role of Repulsion in Colloidal Crystal Engineering with DNA
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139 (46), pp 16528–16535


X. Feng, R. Zhang, Y. Li, Y.  Hong, D. Guo, K. Lang, K. Wu, M. Huang, J. Mao, C. Wesdemiotis, Y. Nishiyama, W. Zhang, W. Zhang, T.  Miyoshi, Tao Li * and Stephen Z. D. Cheng*

Hierarchical Self-Organization of ABn Dendron-like Molecules into a Supramolecular Lattice Sequence
ACS Cent. Sci., 2017, 3 (8), pp 860–867


S. R. Bheemireddy, M. P. Hautzinger, Tao Li, B. Lee, and K. N. Plunkett*

Conjugated Ladder Polymers by a Cyclopentannulation Polymerization

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 5801-5807

I. Milosevic, L. Motte, B. Aoun, Tao Li, Y. Ren, C.  Sun, M. Saboungi*

Effects of coating spherical iron oxide nanoparticles
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - General Subjects, 2017,1861, Issue 1, Part B, 3621-3626


Tao Li, S. Karwal, B. Aoun, H. Zhao, R. Yang, C. Canlas, J. Elam, and R. Winans*

Exploring Pore Formation of Atomic Layer Deposited Overlayers by In Situ Small‐ and Wide‐ Angle X‐ray Scattering.

Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28, 7082–7087.


H. Barkholtz, J. Gallagher, Tao Li*, Y. Liu, R. Winans, J. Miller, D. Liu, T. Xu*

Fission–Fusion" Synthesis of Nanoalloys from Individual Bulk Metals Assisted by Molten Lithium.

Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28, 2267–2277. (Corresponding author)


Tao Li, A. Senesi, B. Lee

Small Angle X‐ray Scattering for Nanoparticle Research.

Chemical Review 2016, 116, 11128–11180.


K. Mineart, S. Tallury, Tao Li, B. Lee, R. Spontak*.

Phase‐Change Thermoplastic Elastomer Blends for Tunable Shape Memory by Physical Design.

Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2016, 55, 12590–12597.


P. Yin*, B. Wu, Tao Li, K. Hong, S. Seifert, P. Bonnesen, J. Keum.

Reduction‐Triggered Self‐Assembly of Nano‐Scaled Molybdenum Oxide Molecular Clusters.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2016, 138 (33), 10623–10629.


C. Li, Tao Li, X. Cai, X. Sun*

From Tender to Robust: Olefin Self‐metathesis As a Tool for Substantially Reinforcing Plant Oil‐Based Materials.

Polymer 2016, 55, 6529–6538.


B. Cormary, Tao Li, N. Liakakos, T. Blon, A. Kropf, B. Chaudret, J. Miller, E. Mader*, K. Soulantica*

Concerted Growth and Ordering of Cobalt Nanorod Arrays as Revealed by Tandem In Situ SAXS–XAS Studies.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2016, 138 (27), 8422–8431.


P. Yin*, B. Wu, E. Mamontov, L. Daemen, Y. Cheng, Tao Li, S. Seifert, K. Hong, P. Bonnesen, J. Keum, and T. Cuesta

An X‐ray and Neutron Scattering Study of the Formation of Core–Shell Type Polyoxometalates.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2016, 138, 2638–2643.


I. Milosevic, L. Motte, B. Aoun, Tao Li, Y. Ren, C. Sun, M. Saboungi*

Effects of coating spherical iron oxide nanoparticles.

BBA General Subjects 2016, 1861, 3621–3626.


K. Smith, R. Parrish, W. Wei, Y. Liu, Tao Li, Y. Hu, and H. Xiong*.

Disordered 3 D Multi‐layer Graphene Anode Material from CO2 for Sodium–Ion Batteries.

Chemsuschem, 2016, 9, 1397–1402.


J. Scavuzzo, X. Yan, Y. Zhao, J. Scherger, J. Chen, S. Zhang, H. Liu, M. Gao, Tao Li, X. Zhao, G. Hamed, M. Foster, and L. Jia* 

Supramolecular Elastomers. Particulate β‐Sheet Nanocrystal‐Reinforced Synthetic Elastic Networks.

Macromolecules 2016, 49, 2688–2697.


G. Xu, T. Ma, C. Sun, C. Luo, L. Cheng, Y. Ren, S. Heald, C. Wang, L. Curtiss, J. Wen, D. Miller, Tao Li, X. Zuo, V. Petkov, Z. Chen* and K. Amine*

Insight into the Capacity Fading Mechanism of amorphous Se2S5 Confined in Microporous Carbon Matrix in Ether‐based Electrolytes.

Nano Letters 2016, 2663–2673.


S. Wang, H. Xie, Y. Lin, K. Poeppelmeier*, Tao Li, R. Winans, Y. Cui, F. Ribeiro, C. Canlas, J. Elam, H. Zhang, C. Marshall 

High Thermal Stability of La2O3 and CeO2‐Stabilized tetragonal ZrO2.

Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55, 2413–2420.


P. Yin, Z. Zhang, Tao Li, L. Hu, F. Haso, B. Zhang, Y. Hou, C. Hill, E. Wang,* T. Liu *

Chiral Recognition and Chiral Selection during the Self‐Assembly Process of Protein‐Mimic Macroanions.

Nature Communication 2015, 6, 6475–6482. (Highlighted by Science, Argonne Today, Yahoo! News, APS science, etc.)


D. Li, T. Liu, X. Zuo, Tao Li, B. Lee, X. Qiu, G. Lander, A. Evilevitch*

Structural Metastability of Bacterophage λ DNA Reveals Evolutionary Selection over Viral Genome Length.

Nucleic Acids Research 2015, 43, 13, 6348–6358.


F. Haso, P. Yang, Y. Gao, P. Yin, H. Li, Tao Li, U. Kortz*, T. Liu*

Exploring the effect of surface functionality on the self‐assembly behaviour of macroions.

Chemical European Journal 2015, 21, 9048–9052.


P. Yin, A. Jin, F. Haso, J. Wang, R. Winans, Tao Li*, Y. Wei*, T. Liu*

Spontaneous Self‐Assembly of Polyoxometalates–Organic Hybrid into Catalytic Active Nano‐belt.

Chemical European Journal 2014, 20, 9589–9595 (highlighted as cover) (Corresponding author)


J. Lee, D. Jackson, Tao Li, R. Winans, J. Dumesic, T. Kuech, G. Huber*

Stabilization of Cobalt Catalysts by Atomic Layer Deposition for Aqueous‐Phase Reactions.

Energy and Environmental Science 2014, 7, 1657–1660.


A. Demortière, R. D. Schaller*, Tao Li, S. Chattopadhyay, R. Cook, G. Krylova, B. Lee, E. V. Shevchenko*

In Situ Structural and Optical Studies of Gold Growth onto CdSe/CdS Nanorods.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2014, 136, 2342–2350.


J.R. Gallagher, Tao Li, H.Y. Zhao, J.J. Liu, Y. Lei, J.W. Elam, R.J. Meyer, R.E. Winans and J.T. Miller

In‐situ diffraction study of highly dispersed supported platinum nanoparticles.

Catalysis Science & Technology 2014, 4, 3053–3063.


H. Wang, X. Wang*, Tao Li, B. Lee

Characterization of TMV Bundles Induced by Ba Ions.

Nanoscale Research Letter 2014, 9, 300.


Q. Jiang, F. Liu, Tao Li, T. Xu*

Low Voltage‐driven and Fast Switching Solid Electrochromic Devices Based on 3‐D Conductive Hollow FTO Nanobeads Electrodes.

Journal of Material Chemistry C 2014, 2, 618–621.


F. Liu, K. Zhu, Tao Li, T. Xu.*

Drift Transport in Al2O3‐sheathed 3‐D Transparent Conducting Oxide Photoanodes Observed in Liquid Electrolyte‐based Dye‐sensitized Solar Cells.

J. Phys. Chem. C 2014, 118, 9951–9957.


C. Li, X. Luo, Tao Li, X. Tong, Y. Li*

Polyurethane foams based on crude glycerol‐derived biopolyols: one‐pot preparation of biopolyols with branched fatty acid ester chains and its effects on foam formation and properties.

Polymer 2014, 55, 6529–6538.


A. Alba–Rubio, B. O'Neill, F. Shi, C. Akatay, C. P. Canlas, Tao Li, R. Winans, J. Elam, E. Stach, A.; J. Dumesic

Pore Structure and Bifunctional Catalyst Activity of Overlayers Applied by Atomic Layer Deposition on Copper Nanoparticle.

ACS Catal., 2014, 4, 1554–1557.


N. Suthiwangcharoen†, Tao Li †, H. B. Reno, T. Preston, Y. Shao, Q. Wang*

A facile co‐assembly process to generate high‐density coating of functional proteins around polymeric nanoparticles.

Biomacromolecules († shared the same contribution) 2014. 15, 948–956.


Tao Li, X. Zan, Y. Sun, X. Li, X. Zuo, A. Sensei, R. Winans, Q. Wang*, B. Lee*

Assembly of Rodlike Virus into Superlattice.

Langmuir 2013, 29, 12777–12784.


Tao Li, X. Zang, Q. Wang*, R. Winans, B. Lee*

Superlattice Assembled and Tuned by Stimulus‐Responsive Polymer.

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 6638–6642.


P. Yin, J. Zhang, Tao Li, J. Hao, X. Zuo, Y. Wei*, T. Liu*

Self‐Recognition of Molecular Rods during Their Assembly Process.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2013, 135, 4529–4536.


C. Xiao, C. Zen, Tao Li, R. Winans, W. Huang*

Highly‐temperature‐stable and Regenerable Catalysts: Platinum Nanoparticles in Aligned Mesoporous Silica Wells.

ChemSusChem 2013, 6, 1915–1922.


F. Liu, H. Wu, Tao Li, L. R. Grabstanowicz, K. Amine, T. Xu*

Three‐Dimensional Conducting Oxides Nanoarchitectures: Morphology‐Controllable Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications in Lithium–Ion Batteries.

Nanoscale, 2013, 5, 6422–6429.


H. Wang, X. Wang*, Tao Li, B. Lee

Nanomechanical Characterization of Superlattice Assembled from Tobacco Mosaic Virus.

Journal of Applied Physics 2013, 113, 024308.


L. R. Grabstanowicz, S. Gao, Tao Li, T. Rajh, D. Liu, R. Yang, T. Xu*

Facile Oxidative Conversion of TiH2 to Ti3+ Self‐Doped Rutile TiO2 with Visible‐Light Photoactivity.

Inorg. Chem., 2013, 52 (7), 3884–3890.


P. Yin, Tao Li, R. Forgan, C. Lydon, X. Zuo, N. Zheng, B. Lee, L. Cronin*, T. Liu*

Exploring the Programmable Assembly of a Polyoxometalate–Organic Hybrid via Metal Ion Coordination.

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2013, 135, 13425–13432.


K. Young, M. Personick, M. Engel, P. Damasceno, S. Barnaby, R. Bleher, Tao Li, S. Glotzer*, B. Lee*, C. Mirkin*

Directional Entropic Force Approach to Anisotropic Nanoparticle Assembly.

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 13980–13984. (Highlighted as Hot Paper)


X. Fang,* L. Hansen, F. Haso, P. Yin, A. Pandey, L. Engelhardt, I. Slowing, Tao Li, T. Liu, and M. Luban.

{Mo24Fe12} Macrocycles: Anion Templation with Large Polyoxometalate Guests.

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 10500–10504.


Tao Li, S. Chattopadhyay, T. Shibata, R. E. Cooks, J. T. Miller, N. Suthiwangcharoen, S. Lee, R. E. Winans, B. Lee*

Synthesis Characterization, and Catalysis of Apoferritin Encapsulated Au@Ag Core–Shell Bimetallic Nanoparticles

Journal of Material Chemistry 2012, 22, 14458–14464. (Highlighted by, DOE, Argonne Today, APS science, etc.)


Z. Yang, S. Gao, Tao Li, F. Liu, Y. Ren, T. Xu*

Enhanced Electron Transport in FTO–TiO2 Core‐Shelled Conformal Nanoparticulate Photoanodes.

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2012, 4 (8), 4419–4427.


Tao Li, R. Winans, B. Lee*

Superlattice of Rodlike Virus Particles Formed in Aqueous Solution through Like‐Charge Interactions.

Langmuir 2011, 27, 10929–10937.


N. Suthiwangcharoen, Tao Li, K. Li, T. Preston, S. You, Q. Wang*

M13 Bacteriophage–polymer Nanoassemblies as Drug Delivery Vehicles.

Nano Research 2011, 4, 483–493. (Highlighted as Cover)


L. Wu, Tao Li, D. Blom, J. Zhao, S. Ghoshroy, Q. Wang*

Synthesis and Electron Microscopic Analysis of the Self‐Assembly of Polymer and Ferritin Core–Shell Structures.

Microscopy Research and Technique 2011, 74, 636–641.


Tao Li, Z. Niu, N. Suthiwangcharoen, R Li, P. E. Prevelige Jr, Q. Wang*

Polymer–Virus Core–Shell Structures Prepared via Co‐assembly and Template Synthesis Methods.

Chinese Series B: Chemistry 2010, 53, 71–77.


Tao Li, L. Wu, N. Suthiwangcharoen, M. A. Bruckman, D. Cash, J. S. Hudson, S. Ghoshroy, Q. Wang*

Controlled Assembly of Rodlike Viruses and Polymer.

Chem Commu., 2009, 2869–2871. (American Chemical Society Highlighted as Noteworthy Chemistry)


Tao Li, Y. Bei, Z. Niu, T. Preston, S. Seifert, B. Lee*, Q. Wang*

Closed‐Packed Colloidal Assemblies from Icosahedral Plant Virus and Polymer.

Chemistry of Materials 2009, 21 (6), 1046–1050.


L. Wu, Tao Li, D. Blom, J. Zhao, S. Ghoshroy, Q. Wang

High Resolution TEM Tomography Imaging of the Core–Shell Assembly of Ferritin with Polymer.

Microsc. Microanal. 2009, 15, Suppl 2, 96–97.


G. Kaur, J. He, J, Xu, S. V. Pingali, G. Jutz, A. Böker, Z. Niu, Tao Li, D. Rawlinson, T. Emrick, B. Lee, P. Thiyagarajan, T. P. Russell, Q. Wang*

Interfacial Assembly of Turnip Yellow Mosaic Virus Nanoparticles.

Langmuir 2009, 25, 5168–5176.


Tao Li, Z. Niu, T. P. Russell, T. Emrick, Q. Wang*

Core–Shell Biocomposites from Hierarchical Assembly of Virus and Polymer.

Small 2008, 4, 1664–1669.


Q. Zeng, Tao Li, B. Cash, S. Li, F. Xie, Q. Wang*

Chemoselective Derivatization of Horse Spleen Apoferritin by Click Reaction and ATRP Reactions.

Chem Commu., 2007, 1453–1455.


A. Kramschuster, S. Gong, L. S. Turng*, Tao Li, and T. Li

Injection Molded Solid and Microcellular Polylactide and Polylactide Nanocomposites.

Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy 2007, 1, 64–70.


T. Chen, L. Zhang, Tao Li, J. Lin*, S. Lin

Phase Equilibrium of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal Systems in Presence of External Electrical Field.

Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics 2007, 45, 1898–1906.


Tao Li, J. Lin*, T. Chen, S. Zhang

Polymeric Micelles Based on Polypeptide Graft Copolymer and its Mixtures with Polypeptide Block Copolymer.

Polymer 2006, 47, 4485–4489.


J. Cai*, Tao Li, Y. Han, Y. Zhuang, X. Zhang

Nonisothermal Crystallization Kinetics and Morphology of Self‐seeded Syndiotactic 1,2‐polybutadiene.

J. Applied Polym. Sci., 2006, 100, 1479–1491.


G. Zhu*, Tao Li

Properties of Polyurethane–Polystyrene Graft Copolymer Membranes Used for Separating Water–Ethanol Mixtures.

Europ. Poly. J., 2005, 41, 1090–1096.


D. Yang, J. Lin*, Tao Li, S. Lin, X. Tian

Effect of External Electrical Field on Phase Behavior and Morphology Development of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal.

Europ. Poly. J., 2004, 40, 1823–1832.

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