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Selected Publications

1. Rationally designed transition metal hydroxide nanosheet arrays on graphene for artificial CO2 reduction

Kang-Qiang Lu, Yue-Hua Li, Fan Zhang, Ming-Yu Qi, Xue Chen, Zi-Rong Tang,  Yoichi M. A. Yamada, Masakazu Anpo, Marco Conte, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Nature Communications, 2020, 11, 5181


2. Microstructure and surface control of MXene films for water purification

Xiuqiang Xie, Chi Chen, Nan Zhang, Zi-Rong Tang, Jianjun Jiang and Yi-Jun Xu*

Nature Sustainability, 2019, 2, 856-862


3. Unexpected Boosted Solar Water Oxidation by Nonconjugated Polymer-Mediated Tandem Charge Transfer

Zhi-Quan Wei, Shuo Hou, Xin Lin, Shuai Xu, Xiao-Cheng Dai, Yue-Hua Li, Jing-Yu Li, Fang-Xing Xiao,* and Yi-Jun Xu*

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2020, 142, 21899-21912


4. Near-field dielectric scattering promotes optical absorption by platinum nanoparticles

Nan Zhang, Chuang Han, Yi-Jun Xu*, Jonathan J. Foley IV, Dongtang Zhang, Jason Codrington, Stephen K. Gray, and Yugang Sun*
Nature Photonics, 2016, 10, 473-482


5. Stabilizing ultrasmall Au clusters for enhanced photoredox catalysis

Bo Weng, Kang-Qiang Lu, Zichao Tang, Hao Ming Chen*, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Nature Communications, 2018, 9, 1543


6. Cooperative Syngas Production and C‒N Bond Formation in One Photoredox Cycle

Chuang Han, Yue-Hua Li, Jing-Yu Li, Ming-Yu Qi, Zi-Rong Tang, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2021, 60, 7962-7970


7. Broadband Light Harvesting and Unidirectional Electron Flow for Efficient Electron Accumulation towards Hydrogen Generation

Nan Zhang, Ming-Yu Qi, Lan Yuan, Xianzhi Fu, Zi-Rong Tang, Jinlong Gong, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2019, 58,10003-10007


8. Stress Transfer‐Induced In Situ Formation of Ultrathin Nickel Phosphide Nanosheets for Efficient Hydrogen Evolution

Shao-Hai Li, Nan Zhang, Xiuqiang Xie, Rafael Luque*, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2018, 57, 13082-13085


9. Cooperative Coupling of Oxidative Organic Synthesis and Hydrogen Production over Semiconductor-Based Photocatalysts

Ming-Yu Qi, Marco Conte, Masakazu Anpo, Zi-Rong Tang, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Chemical Reviews, 2021, 121, 13051–13085

10. Artificial photosynthesis over graphene-semiconductor composites. Are we getting better?

Min-Quan Yang, Nan Zhang, Mario Pagliaro*, and Yi-Jun Xu*

Chemical Society Reviews, 2014, 43, 8240-8254


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