115.        Yu, M.-M., Z. Zhang, G.-L. Guan, B. Patil, P. D. Srinivasan, G. Wang, W.-H. Feng, Y.-T. Miao, L.-J. Wang, H. Zhu, M. Shakouri, R. Huang, D. Ding, W. Sun, J. J. Bravo-Suarez, Y. Hu, S.-M. Yu, Y. Cui, Q. Wang, J.-H. Yang, J.-F. Wu and L. Chou, “Insights into a Nitrogen-Doped Cobalt Oxide Catalyst for Enhanced Hydrogenation of CO2 to C2+ Hydrocarbons.” ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2024, 12(14): 5496-5508.

114.        Wang, Z.-J., X. Kong, Y. Huang, J. Li, L. Bao, K. Cao, Y. Hu, J. Cai, L. Wang, H. Chen, Y. Wu, Y. Zhang, F. Pang, Z. Cheng, P. Babor, M. Kolibal, Z. Liu, Y. Chen, Q. Zhang, Y. Cui, K. Liu, H. Yang, X. Bao, H.-J. Gao, Z. Liu, W. Ji, F. Ding and M.-G. Willinger, “Conversion of chirality to twisting via sequential one-dimensional and two-dimensional growth of graphene spirals.” Nat. Mater., 2024, 23(3).

113.        Wan, X., Y. Li, Y. Chen, J. Ma, Y.-A. Liu, E.-D. Zhao, Y. Gu, Y. Zhao, Y. Cui, R. Li, D. Liu, R. Long, K. M. Liew and Y. Xiong, “A nonmetallic plasmonic catalyst for photothermal CO2 flow conversion with high activity, selectivity and durability.” Nat. Commun., 2024, 15(1).

112.        Li, H., X. Weng, Y. Kang, H. Lei, Y. Li, C. Zhou, R. Huang, Y. Kong, T. Liu, W. Wei, Z. Gong, D. Ding, Z. Chen and Y. Cui, “Observing the reconstruction of cobalt oxide model catalyst in electrocatalytic water oxidation.” Appl. Surf. Sci., 2024, 644.

111.        Lei, X., C. Jiang, Q. Han, X. Zhang, K. Zhao, N. Yan, H. Guo, B. Tang, Y. Li, Y. Cui, X.-Z. Fu, J. Li and Y. Sun, “Unraveling the Oxygen Vacancy Site Mechanism of a Self-Assembly Hybrid Catalyst for Efficient Alkaline Water Oxidation.” Acs Catal., 2024, 14(7): 4523-4535.   

110.        Lei, H., W. Wei, Z. Gong, H. Li and Y. Cui, “Modulating the Growth of Epitaxial MoS2 on Au(111) Surfaces via an Ultra-High-Vacuum-Interconnected Apparatus.” ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2024, 7(4): 3931-3938.

109.        Hou, S., Y. Xu, Z. Chen, G. Yang, C. Zhu, X. Fan, X. Weng, J. Wang, L. Wang and Y. Cui, “Ru Single Atoms Tailoring the Acidity of Metallic Tungsten Dioxide for a Boosted Alkaline Hydrogen Evolution Reaction.” Acs Catal., 2024, 14(11): 8238-8251.   

108.        108 Gong, Z., Z. Chen, H. Li, G. Yang, M. Yuan, Z. Li, X. Wan and Y. Cui, “Palladium single atoms from melting nanoparticles on WO3-x for boosted hydrogen evolution reaction.” J. Energy Chem., 2024, 91: 637-644.

107.        Fan, X., C. Zhang, Z. Chen, T. Liu, G. Yang, S. Hou, C. Zhu, J. Liu, J. Xu, F. Qiao and Y. Cui, “Tungsten-Iron-Ruthenium Ternary Alloy Immobilized into the Inner Nickel Foam for High-Current-Density Water Oxidation.” Small, 2024   ,

106.        Ding, J., F. Li, X. Ren, Y. Liu, Y. Li, Z. Shen, T. Wang, W. Wang, Y.-G. Wang, Y. Cui, H. Yang, T. Zhang and B. Liu              , “Molecular tuning boosts asymmetric C-C coupling for CO conversion to acetate.”  Nat. Commun., 2024, 15(1): 3641-3641.

105.        Bi, Z., Z. Yi, L. Zhang, G. Wang, A. Zhang, S. Liao, Q. Zhao, Z. Peng, L. Song, Y. Wang, Z. Zhao, S. Wei, W. Zhao, X. Shi, M. Li, N. Ta, J. Mi, S. Li, P. Das, Y. Cui, C. Chen, F. Pan and Z.-S. Wu, “Ultrathin dense LiF coverage coupled with a near-surface gradient fluorination lattice enables fast-charging long-life 4.6 V LiCoO2.” Energy Environ. Sci., 2024, 17(8).



104.        Zhang, X., B. Ren, H. Li, S. Liu, H. Xiong, S. Dong, Y. Li, D. Luo, Y. Cui, G. Wen and X. Wang, “Regulating ethane and ethylene synthesis by proton corridor microenvironment for CO2 electrolysis.” J. Energy Chem., 2023, 87: 368-377.

103.        Zhang, S., Z. Xia, W. Li, Y. Wang, Y. Zou, M. Zhang, Z. Gong, Y. Cui and Y. Qu, “in -situ reconstruction of single -atom Pt on Co3O4 for hydrogenation.” Nano Res., 2023, 16(5): 6507-6511.

102.        Zhang, C., W. Wei, J.-q. Pan, Z.-m. Gong, Y.-g. Chen and Y. Cui      , “Modified hot plate method for synthesizing MoO3 nanoplates.” Chin. J. Chem. Phys., 2023    , 36(2): 242-248.

101.        Yang, W., H. Liu, Y. Qi, Y. Li, Y. Cui, L. Yu, X. Cui and D. Deng, “Boosting C-C coupling to multicarbon products via high-pressure CO electroreduction.” J. Energy Chem., 2023, 85: 102-107.

100.        Wang, Y., R. Yang, Y. Ding, B. Zhang, H. Li, B. Bai, M. Li, Y. Cui, J. Xiao and Z.-S. Wu, “Unraveling oxygen vacancy site mechanism of Rh-doped RuO2 catalyst for long-lasting acidic water oxidation.” Nat. Commun., 2023, 14(1).

99.           Wang, J., Y. Ye, H. Zhou, W. Zhang, Z. Sun, J. Zhu, H. Jin, H. Xie, H. Huang, Y. Cui, R. Huang, Z. Li, S. Jin and H. Ji, “Regulating Li transport in Li-magnesium alloy for dendrite free Li metal anode.” Nano Res., 2023, 16(6): 8338-8344.

98.           Tu, W., M. Chu, X. Wang, X. Wang, Y. Li, W. Yang, M. Cao, L. Wang, Y. Li, T.-K. Sham, Y. Cui, Q. Zhang and J. Chen, “SMSI-induced charge transfer for selective hydrogenolysis of polyolefins.” Appl. Catal. B Environ., 2023, 339.

97.           Ruan, X., D. Meng, C. Huang, M. Xu, D. Jiao, H. Cheng, Y. Cui, Z. Li, K. Ba, T. Xie, L. Zhang, W. Zhang, J. Leng, S. Jin, S. K. Ravi, Z. Jiang, W. Zheng, X. Cui and J. Yu, “Artificial Photosynthetic System with Spatial Dual Reduction Site Enabling Enhanced Solar Hydrogen Production.” Adv. Mater., 2023,          

96.           Ruan, X., C. Huang, H. Cheng, Z. Zhang, Y. Cui, Z. Li, T. Xie, K. Ba, H. Zhang, L. Zhang, X. Zhao, J. Leng, S. Jin, W. Zhang, W. Zheng, S. K. Ravi, Z. Jiang, X. Cui and J. Yu          , “A Twin S-Scheme Artificial Photosynthetic System with Self-Assembled Heterojunctions Yields Superior Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution Rate.” Adv. Mater., 2023, 35(6).

95.           Rao, Z., K. Wang, Y. Cao, Y. Feng, Z. Huang, Y. Chen, S. Wei, L. Liu, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, L. Li, X. Tu, D. Ma and Y. Zhou, “Light-Reinforced Key Intermediate for Anticoking To Boost Highly Durable Methane Dry Reforming over Single Atom Ni Active Sites on CeO2.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145(45): 24625-24635.

94.           Ning, F., J. Qin, X. Dan, S. Pan, C. Bai, M. Shen, Y. Li, X. Fu, S. Zhou, Y. Shen, W. Feng, Y. Zou, Y. Cui, Y. Song and X. Zhou, “Nanosized Proton Conductor Array with High Specific Surface Area Improves Fuel Cell Performance at Low Pt Loading.” Acs Nano, 2023, 17(10): 9487-9500.

93.           Ma, J., S. Zheng, F. Zhou, Y. Zhu, P. Das, R. Huang, L. Zhang, X. Wang, H. Wang, Y. Cui and Z.-S. Wu, “All 3D printing lithium metal batteries with hierarchically and conductively porous skeleton for ultrahigh areal energy density.” Energy Stor. Mater., 2023, 54: 304-312.

92.           Liu, X.-j., Z.-g. Chen, C.-f. Zhu, G. Yang, X.-f. Weng and Y. Cui, “Surface-reconstructed oxygen-vacancy-rich amorphous-crystalline Ni(Co) heterostructure for boosted oxygen evolution reaction.” Chin. J. Chem. Phys., 2023, 36(4): 460-468.

91.           Liu, S., P. Liao, W. Wei, E. Han, Y. Wang, H. Tian, R. Li, J. Pan, C. Zhang, H. Li, Y. Li, Z. Yao, Z. Li, L. Y. Zhang, Z. Li, R. Huang, Y. Gao, J. Guo, J. Chen, Y. Cui and L. Liu, “Room-Temperature Metal-Catalyzed Ultrafast Gasification of Ultrathin Boron Flakes.” Adv. Funct. Mater., 2023, 33(5).

90.           Li, H., W. Wei, Z. Gong, Y. Li, Y. Li and Y. Cui, “In-situ surface evolution dynamics of external-electric-field-triggered structural oscillation on Au(111).”  Appl. Phys. Lett., 2023, 123(24).

89.           Kang, Y., Y. Han, D. Pohl, M. Loeffler, A. Tahn, B. Rellinghaus, W. Schnelle, K. Ma, Y. Cui and C. Felser, “Quasi-2D AgRuO3 Oxide with Facilely Activated Basal Planes for Efficient H2 Evolution.” Adv. Funct. Mater., 2023,

88.          Guo, R., X. Zhang, X. Zheng, L. Li, M. Li, Y. Zhao, S. Zhang, L. Luo, S. You, W. Li, Z. Gong, R. Huang, Y. Cui, Y. Rong, H. Zeng and X. Li, “Tailoring Multifunctional Self-Assembled Hole Transporting Molecules for Highly Efficient and Stable Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells.” Adv. Funct. Mater., 2023, 33(10).

87.           Chen, Z., W. Gong, J. Wang, S. Hou, G. Yang, C. Zhu, X. Fan, Y. Li, R. Gao and Y. Cui, “Metallic W/WO2 solid-acid catalyst boosts hydrogen evolution reaction in alkaline electrolyte.” Nat. Commun.,        2023, 14(1).

86.           Chen, R., J. Zhao, Y. Li, Y. Cui, Y.-R. Lu, S.-F. Hung, S. Wang, W. Wang, G. Huo, Y. Zhao, W. Liu, J. Wang, H. Xiao, X. Li, Y. Huang and B. Liu, “Operando Mossbauer Spectroscopic Tracking the Metastable State of Atomically Dispersed Tin in Copper Oxide for Selective CO2 Electroreduction.”            J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145(37): 20683-20691.


85.           Zhu, C., Z. Chen, W. Gong, H. Li, X. Liu, X. Gan, G. Yang, J. Di and Y. Cui, “Direct detection of self-reconstruction-accelerated oxygen evolution activity in MoCoNi hydroxides.” Appl. Surf. Sci., 2022, 605.

84.           Zhao, C., C. Wang, H. Xin, H. Li, R. Li, B. Wang, W. Wei, Y. Cui and Q. Fu, “Hydrogenated Molybdenum Oxide Overlayers Formed on Mo Nitride Nanosheets in Ambient-Pressure CO2/H2 Gases.” ACS Appl. Mater., 2022, 14(22): 26194-26203.

83.           Zeng, H., L. Li, F. Liu, M. Li, S. Zhang, X. Zheng, L. Luo, S. You, Y. Zhao, R. Guo, Z. Gong, R. Huang, Z. Li, T. Wang, Y. Cui, Y. Rong and X. Li, “Improved Performance and Stability of Perovskite Solar Modules by Regulating Interfacial Ion Diffusion with Nonionic Cross-Linked 1D Lead-Iodide.” Adv. Energy Mater.,      2022, 12(1).

82.           Yin, Y., Y. Shen, H. Wang, X. Chen, L. Shao, W. Hua, J. Wang and Y. Cui, “In-Situ Growth and Characterization of TiN/HfxZr1-xO2/TiN Ferroelectric Capacitors.” Acta Phys. Chim. Sin., 2022, 38(5).

81.           Wei, W., C. Zhang, H. Li, J. Pan, Z. Tan, Y. Li and Y. Cui, “In Situ Growth Dynamics of Uniform Bilayer Graphene with Different Twisted Angles Following Layer-by-Layer Mode.” J. Phys. Chem. Lett.,           2022,

80.           Wei, W., C. Zhang, H. Li, J. Pan, Z. Tan, Y. Li and Y. Cui, “In Situ Growth Dynamics of Uniform Bilayer Graphene with Different Twisted Angles Following Layer-by-Layer Mode.” J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2022, 13(48): 11201-11207.

79.           Wei, W., J. Pan, H. Lin, C. Euaruksakul, Z. Li, R. Huang, L. Wang, Z. Wang, Q. Fu and Y. Cui, “Growth, coalescence, and etching of two-dimensional overlayers on metals modulated by near-surface Ar nanobubbles.” Nano Res.,      2022, 15(3): 2706-2714.

78.           Wang, L., J. Qi, S. Zhang, M. Ding, W. Wei, J. Wang, Z. Zhang, R. Qiao, Z. Zhang, Z. Li, K. Liu, Y. Fu, H. Hong, C. Liu, M. Wu, W. Wang, J. He, Y. Cui, Q. Li, X. Bai and K. Liu, “Abnormal anti-oxidation behavior of hexagonal boron nitride grown on copper.” Nano Res., 2022, 15(8): 7577-7583.

77.           Sun, Q., Z. Gong, Y. Zhang, J. Hao, S. Zheng, W. Lu, Y. Cui, L. Liu and Y. Wang,”Synergically engineering defect and interlayer in SnS2 for enhanced room-temperature NO2 sensing.”     J. Hazard. Mater., 2022, 421.

76.          Sun, K., F. Qiao, J. Yang, H. Li, Y. Cui and P. F. Liu, “Fluff spherical Co-Ni3S2/NF for enhanced hydrogen evolution.” Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2022, 47(65): 27986-27995.

75.           Ruan, X., X. Cui, Y. Cui, X. Fan, Z. Li, T. Xie, K. Ba, G. Jia, H. Zhang, L. Zhang, W. Zhang, X. Zhao, J. Leng, S. Jin, D. J. Singh and W. Zheng, “Favorable Energy Band Alignment of TiO2 Anatase/Rutile Heterophase Homojunctions Yields Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution with Quantum Efficiency Exceeding 45.6%.” Adv. Energy Mater., 2022,              12(16).

74.           Ren, B., G. Wen, R. Gao, D. Luo, Z. Zhang, W. Qiu, Q. Ma, X. Wang, Y. Cui, L. Ricardez-Sandoval, A. Yu and Z. Chen, “Nano-crumples induced Sn-Bi bimetallic interface pattern with moderate electron bank for highly efficient CO2 electroreduction.” Nat. Commun., 2022, 13(1).

73.           Fang, Y., C. Zhao, Z. Gong, S. Wang, X. Ye, Q. Pan, G. Li, Y. Cui, Y. Yao and W. Luo, “In situ NAP-XPS study of CO2 and H2O adsorption on cerium oxide thin films.”           Chem. Phys. Lett., 2022, 794.

72.           Dai, J., Z. Gong, S. Xu, Y. Cui and M. Yao, “In-Situ Study on the Initial Oxidation Behavior of Zirconium Alloys with Near-Ambient Pressure XPS.” Acta Phys. Chim. Sin., 2022, 38(3).

71.           Chen, Z., Y. Xu, D. Ding, G. Song, X. Gan, H. Li, W. Wei, J. Chen, Z. Li, Z. Gong, X. Dong, C. Zhu, N. Yang, J. Ma, R. Gao, D. Luo, S. Cong, L. Wang, Z. Zhao and Y. Cui,  “Thermal migration towards constructing W-W dual-sites for boosted alkaline hydrogen evolution reaction.” Nat. Commun., 2022, 13(1).


70.           Zou, S., B. Lou, K. Yang, W. Yuan, C. Zhu, Y. Zhu, Y. Du, L. Lu, J. Liu, W. Huang, B. Yang, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, Y. Wang, L. Ma, J. Ma, Z. Jiang, L. Xiao and J. Fan, “Grafting nanometer metal/oxide interface towards enhanced low-temperature acetylene semi-hydrogenation.” Nat. Commun., 2021, 12(1).

69.           Zhang, Z., X. Chen, J. Kang, Z. Yu, J. Tian, Z. Gong, A. Jia, R. You, K. Qian, S. He, B. Teng, Y. Cui, Y. Wang, W. Zhang and W. Huang, “The active sites of Cu-ZnO catalysts for water gas shift and CO hydrogenation reactions.” Nat. Commun., 2021, 12(1).

68.           Yang, N., Z. Chen, D. Ding, C. Zhu, X. Gan and Y. Cui, “Tungsten-Nickel Alloy Boosts Alkaline Hydrogen Evolution Reaction.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2021, 125(49): 27185-27191.

67.           Wang, Y., P. Ren, J. Hu, Y. Tu, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, Y. Zheng, M. Chen, W. Zhang, C. Ma, L. Yu, F. Yang, Y. Wang, X. Bao and D. Deng, “Electron penetration triggering interface activity of Pt-graphene for CO oxidation at room temperature.” Nat. Commun.,        2021, 12(1).    

66.           Wang, R., H. Wang, X. Weng, J. Dai, Z. Gong, C. Zhao, J. Lu, Y. Cui and X. Bao, “Exploring the phase transformation in ZnO/Cu(111) model catalysts in CO2 hydrogenation.” J. Energy Chem., 2021, 60: 150-155.

65.           Wang, D., C. Liu, Y. Zhang, Y. Wang, Z. Wang, D. Ding, Y. Cui, X. Zhu, C. Pan, Y. Lou, F. Li, Y. Zhu and Y. Zhang. “CO2 Electroreduction to Formate at a Partial Current Density up to 590 mA mg-1 via Micrometer-Scale Lateral Structuring of Bismuth Nanosheets.” Small, 2021, 17(29).

64.           Wang, D., K. Chang, Y. Zhang, Y. Wang, Q. Liu, Z. Wang, D. Ding, Y. Cui, C. Pan, Y. Lou, Y. Zhu and Y. Zhang, “Unravelling the electrocatalytic activity of bismuth nanosheets towards carbon dioxide reduction: Edge plane versus basal plane.” Appl. Catal. B Environ., 2021, 299.

63.           Tang, R., L. Wang, M. Ying, W. Yang, A. Kheradmand, Y. Jiang, Z. Li, Y. Cui, R. Zheng and J. Huang, “Multigraded Heterojunction Hole Extraction Layer of ZIF-CoxZn1-x on Co3O4/TiO2 Skeleton for a New Photoanode Architecture in Water Oxidation.” Small Science, 2021, 1(4).

62.           Rao, Z., Y. Cao, Z. Huang, Z. Yin, W. Wan, M. Ma, Y. Wu, J. Wang, G. Yang, Y. Cui, Z. Gong and Y. Zhou, “Insights into the Nonthermal Effects of Light in Dry Reforming of Methane to Enhance the H2/CO Ratio Near Unity over Ni2O3.” Acs Catal., 2021, 11(8): 4730-4738.

61.           Qi, P., L. Zhao, Z. Deng, H. Sun, H. Li, Q. Liu, X. Li, Y. Lian, J. Cheng, J. Guo, Y. Cui and Y. Peng. “Revisiting the Grain and Valence Effect of Oxide-Derived Copper on Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction Using Single Crystal Cu(111) Foils.” J. Phys. Chem. Lett.,     2021, 12(16): 3941-3950.

60.           Pan, J., W. Wei, R. Wang, R. Huang, C. Zhang and Y. Cui, “An Ammonization-Based Transformation of Hexagonal Boron Nitride on Ir(111) from Surface to Near-Surface Regions.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2021, 125(43): 23929-23936.

59.           Pan, J., W. Wei, Z. Gong and Y. Cui, “Effect of overlayer-substrate interaction on the coalescence behaviors of in-plane graphene/hexagonal boron nitride heterostructures.” Carbon, 2021, 177: 19-25.

58.           Liu, Y., M. Li, Z. Chen, Y. Cui, J. Lu and Y. Liu, “Hierarchy Control of MFI Zeolite Membrane towards Superior Butane Isomer Separation Performance.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021,  60(14): 7659-7663.

57.           Li, Y., X. Zhao, Y. Cui, F. Yang and X. Bao, “Oxidation-induced structural transition of two-dimensional iron oxide on Au(111).” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 2021, 54(20).

56.           Jin, L., C. Zhao, Z. Gong, J. Pan, W. Wei, G. Wang and Y. Cui, “Hydrogen-promoted graphene growth on Pt(111) via CVD methods.” Surf. Interfaces, 2021, 26.


55.           Zhu, J., W. Li, R. Huang, L. Ma, H. Sun, J.-H. Choi, L. Zhang, Y. Cui and G. Zou           “One-Pot Selective Epitaxial Growth of Large WS2/MoS2 Lateral and Vertical Heterostructures.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142(38): 16276-16284.     

54.           Xing, C., L. Liu, Y. Cui and D. Ding, “Analysis of base bitumen chemical composition and aging behaviors via atomic force microscopy-based infrared spectroscopy.”           Fuel, 2020, 264,

53.           Xie, Z., W. Wang, D. Ding, Y. Zou, Y. Cui, L. Xu and J. Jiang, “Accelerating hydrogen evolution at neutral pH by destabilization of water with a conducting oxophilic metal oxide.” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, 8(24): 12169-12176.

52.           Wei, W., G. Zhang, J. Pan, Y. Cui and Q. Fu, “In Situ Monitoring of Growth of Vertically Stacked h-BN/Graphene Heterostructures on Ni Substrates and Their Interface Interaction.” Surfaces, 2020, 3(3): 328-336.

51.           Wei, W., J. Pan, C. Euaruksakul, Y. Yang, Y. Cui, Q. Fu and X. Bao, “Dynamic observation of in-plane h-BN/graphene heterostructures growth on Ni(111).”               Nano Res., 2020, 13(7): 1789-1794.

50.           Wang, Z.-J., J. Dong, L. Li, G. Dong, Y. Cui, Y. Yang, W. Wei, R. Blume, Q. Li, L. Wang, X. Xu, K. Liu, C. Barroo, J. W. M. Frenken, Q. Fu, X. Bao, R. Schloegl, F. Ding and M.-G. Willinger, “The Coalescence Behavior of Two-Dimensional Materials Revealed by Multiscale In-Situ Imaging during Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth.” Acs Nano, 2020, 14(2): 1902-1918.

49.           Wang, L.-X., E. Guan, Z. Wang, L. Wang, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, Z. Yang, C. Wang, J. Zhang, X. Meng, P. Hu, X.-Q. Gong, B. C. Gates and F.-S. Xiao, “Dispersed Nickel Boosts Catalysis by Copper in CO2 Hydrogenation.” Acs Catal.,            2020, 10(16): 9261-9270.

48.           Wang, L., E. Guan, Y. Wang, L. Wang, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, X. Meng, B. C. Gates and F.-S. Xiao, “Silica accelerates the selective hydrogenation of CO2 to methanol on cobalt catalysts.”               Nat. Commun., 2020, 11(1).

47.           Ning, F., C. Bai, J. Qin, Y. Song, T. Zhang, J. Chen, J. Wei, G. Lu, H. Wang, Y. Li, J. Gu, Y. Shen, Y. Cui, Y. Huang and X. Zhou            , “Great improvement in the performance and lifetime of a fuel cell using a highly dense, well-ordered, and cone-shaped Nation array.” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, 8(11): 5489-5500.

46.           Li, Y., H. Chen, W. Wang, W. Huang, Y. Ning, Q. Liu, Y. Cui, Y. Han, Z. Liu, F. Yang and X. Bao, “Crystal-plane-dependent redox reaction on Cu surfaces.” Nano Res., 2020, 13(6): 1677-1685.

45.           Han, B., L. Zhao, F. Wang, L. Xu, H. Yu, Y. Cui, J. Zhang and W. Shi, “Effect of Calcination Temperature on the Performance of the Ni@SiO2 Catalyst in Methane Dry Reforming.”    Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2020, 59(30): 13370-13379.


44.           Zhao, C., J. Li, J. Dai, E. Voloshina, Y. Dedkov and Y. Cui, “Intercalation of O2 and N2 in the Graphene/Ni Interfaces of Different Morphologies.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2019, 123(26): 16137-16145.

43.           Zhang, Q., Z. Wu, Y. Lv, Y. Li, Y. Zhao, R. Zhang, Y. Xiao, X. Shi, D. Zhang, R. Hua, J. Yao, J. Guo, R. Huang, Y. Cui, Z. Kang, S. Goswami, L. Robison, K. Song, X. Li, Y. Han, L. Chi, O. K. Farha and G. Lu , “Oxygen-Assisted Cathodic Deposition of Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks with Controlled Thickness.”          Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2019, 58(4): 1123-1128.

42.           Xu, Y., W. Bian, Q. Pan, M. Chu, M. Cao, Y. Li, Z. Gong, R. Wang, Y. Cui, H. Lin and Q. Zhang, “Revealing the Active Sites of Pd Nanocrystals for Propyne Semihydrogenation: From Theory to Experiment.” Acs Catal., 2019, 9(9): 8471-8480.            

41.           Wu, H., P. Ren, P. Zhao, Z. Gong, X. Wen, Y. Cui, Q. Fu and X. Bao, “Dynamic nanoscale imaging of enriched CO adlayer on Pt(111) confined under h-BN monolayer in ambient pressure atmospheres.” Nano Res., 2019, 12(1): 85-90.

40.           Wu, H., Q. Fu, Y. Li, Y. Cui, R. Wang, N. Su, L. Lin, A. Dong, Y. Ning, F. Yang and X. Bao,               “Controlled growth of uniform two-dimensional ZnO overlayers on Au(111) and surface hydroxylation.” Nano Res., 2019, 12(9): 2348-2354.     

39.           Weng, X., Y. Cui, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund            “CO2 Adsorption on CaO(001): Temperature-Programmed Desorption and Infrared Study.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2019, 123(3): 1880-1887.

38.           Wang, R., D. Ding, W. Wei and Y. Cui, “Near Ambient Pressure Adsorption of Nickel Carbonyl Contaminated CO on Cu(111) Surface.” Chin. J. Chem. Phys., 2019, 32(6): 753-759.

37.           Voloshina, E., Q. Guo, B. Paulus, S. Boettcher, H. Vita, K. Horn, C. Zhao, Y. Cui and Y. Dedkov, “Electronic Structure and Magnetic Properties of Graphene/Ni3Mn/Ni(111) Trilayer.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2019, 123(8): 4994-5002.

36.           Ning, F., Y. Shen, C. Bai, J. Wei, G. Lu, Y. Cui and X. Zhou, “Critical importance of current collector property to the performance of flexible electrochemical power sources.” Chin. Chem. Lett.       , 2019, 30(6): 1282-1288.

35.           Li, J., Y. Lin, X. Pan, D. Miao, D. Ding, Y. Cui, J. Dong and X. Bao, “Enhanced CO<sub>2</sub> Methanation Activity of Ni/Anatase Catalyst by Tuning Strong Metal-Support Interactions.” Acs Catal., 2019, 9(7): 6342-6348.

34.           Chen, H., R. Wang, R. Huang, C. Zhao, Y. Li, Z. Gong, Y. Yao, Y. Cui, F. Yang and X. Bao, “Surface and Subsurface Structures of the Pt-Fe Surface Alloy on Pt(111).”             J. Phys. Chem. C, 2019, 123(28): 17225-17231.

33.           Chen, H., L. Lin, Y. Li, R. Wang, Z. Gong, Y. Cui, Y. Li, Y. Liu, X. Zhao, W. Huang, Q. Fu, F. Yang and X. Bao, “CO and H<sub>2</sub> Activation over g-ZnO Layers and w-ZnO(0001).” Acs Catal. 2019, 9(2): 1373-1382.


32.           Zhao, X., H. Chen, H. Wu, R. Wang, Y. Cui, Q. Fu, F. Yang and X. Bao, “Growth of Ordered ZnO Structures on Au(111) and Cu(111).” Acta Phys. Chim. Sin., 2018, 34(12): 1373-1380.

31.           Meng, C., Y. Li, H. Wu, W. Wei, Y. Ning, Y. Cui, Q. Fu and X. Bao, “Structural transformation of h-BN overlayers on Pt(111) in oxidative atmospheres.” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2018, 20(16): 11013-11020.

30.           Li, H., S. Zha, Z.-J. Zhao, H. Tian, S. Chen, Z. Gong, W. Cai, Y. Wang, Y. Cui, L. Zeng, R. Mu and J. Gong, “The Nature of Loading-Dependent Reaction Barriers over Mixed RuO2/TiO2 Catalysts.” Acs Catal., 2018, 8(6): 5526-5532.

29.           Chang, X., T. Wang, Z.-J. Zhao, P. Yang, J. Greeley, R. Mu, G. Zhang, Z. Gong, Z. Luo, J. Chen, Y. Cui, G. A. Ozin and J. Gong “Tuning Cu/Cu2O Interfaces for the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Methanol in Aqueous Solutions.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57(47): 15415-15419.


28.           Solis, B. H., J. Sauer, Y. Cui, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund, “Oxygen Scrambling of CO2 Adsorbed on CaO(001).” J. Phys. Chem. C,    2017, 121(34): 18625-18634.

27.           Solis, B. H., Y. Cui, X. Weng, J. Seifert, S. Schauermann, J. Sauer, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund, “Initial stages of CO2 adsorption on CaO: a combined experimental and computational study.”    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017, 19(6): 4231-4242.

26.           Cui, Y., Y. Pan, T. Meyer and N. Nilius, “Formation of Magic Isophorone Islands on Au(111): Interplay between Dipole Interactions and Hydrogen Bonding.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121(8): 4318-4323.


25.           Wang, Z.-J., J. Dong, Y. Cui, G. Eres, O. Timpe, Q. Fu, F. Ding, R. Schloegl and M.-G. Willinger              “Stacking sequence and interlayer coupling in few-layer graphene revealed by in- situ imaging.”        Nat. Commun.  2016, 7,

24.           Solis, B., Y. Cui, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund and J. Sauer, “Adsorption of CO2 on clean CaO(001) surfaces: A joint computational-experimental investigation.”         Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 251      


23.           Liu, B.-H., J. A. Boscoboinik, Y. Cui, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund, “Stabilization of Ultrathin Zinc Oxide Films on Metals: Reconstruction versus Hydroxylation.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119(14): 7842-7847.

22.           Davis, E. M., K. Zhang, Y. Cui, H. Kuhlenbeck, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund, “Growth of Fe3O4(001) thin films on Pt(100): Tuning surface termination with an Fe buffer layer.”   Surf. Sci.             2015, 636: 42-46.             

21.           Cui, Y., S. Tosoni, W.-D. Schneider, G. Pacchioni, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund, “Phonon-Mediated Electron Transport through CaO Thin Films.” Phys. Rev. Lett.    2015, 114(1).

20.          Cui, Y., C. Stiehler, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund. “Probing the electronic properties and charge state of gold nanoparticles on ultrathin MgO versus thick doped CaO films.” Phys. Rev. B, 2015, 92(7).

19.           Cui, Y., Y. Pan, L. Pascua, H. Qiu, C. Stiehler, H. Kuhlenbeck, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund               , “Evolution of the electronic structure of CaO thin films following Mo interdiffusion at high temperature.” Phys. Rev. B           2015, 91(3).


18.           Cui, Y., X. Shao, S. Prada, L. Giordano, G. Pacchioni, H.-J. Freund and N. Nilius, “Surface defects and their impact on the electronic structure of Mo-doped CaO films: an STM and DFT study.” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.    2014, 16(25): 12764-12772.


17.           Zhang, Y., Q. Fu, Y. Cui, R. Mu, L. Jin and X. Bao   “Enhanced reactivity of graphene wrinkles and their function as nanosized gas inlets for reactions under graphene.”             Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2013, 15(43): 19042-19048.

16.           Pan, Y., Y. Cui, C. Stiehler, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund          , “Gold Adsorption on CeO2 Thin Films Grown on Ru(0001).” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117(42): 21879-21885.

15.           Cui, Y., X. Shao, M. Baldofski, J. Sauer, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund, “Adsorption, Activation, and Dissociation of Oxygen on Doped Oxides.”             Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.   2013, 52(43): 11385-11387.

14.           Cui, Y., N. Nilius, H.-J. Freund, S. Prada, L. Giordano and G. Pacchioni, “Controlling the charge state of single Mo dopants in a CaO film.” Phys. Rev. B, 2013, 88(20).

13.           Cui, Y., K. Huang, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund, “Charge competition with oxygen molecules determines the growth of gold particles on doped CaO films.” Faraday Discuss. 2013,               162: 153-163.


12.           Shao, X., Y. Cui, W.-D. Schneider, N. Nilius and H.-J. Freund, “Growth of Two-Dimensional Lithium Islands on CaO(001) Thin Films.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116(33): 17980-17984.

11.           Cui, Y., J. Gao, L. Jin, J. Zhao, D. Tan, Q. Fu and X. Bao, “An Exchange Intercalation Mechanism for the Formation of a Two-Dimensional Si Structure Underneath Graphene.”               Nano Res. 2012, 5(5): 352-360.


10.           Deng, D., X. Pan, L. Yu, Y. Cui, Y. Jiang, J. Qi, W.-X. Li, Q. Fu, X. Ma, Q. Xue, G. Sun and X. Bao, “Toward N-Doped Graphene via Solvothermal Synthesis.” Chem. Mater. 2011, 23(5): 1188-1193.

9.             Cui, Y., Q. Fu, H. Zhang and X. Bao, “Formation of identical-size graphene nanoclusters on Ru(0001).” Chem. Commun. 2011, 47(5): 1470-1472.


8.             Ma, T., Q. Fu, Y. Yao, Y. Cui, D. Tan, R. Zhai and X. Bao, “Formation of Periodic Arrays of O Vacancy Clusters on Monolayer FeO Islands Grown on Pt(111).” Chin. J. Catal. 2010, 31(8): 1013-1018.

7.             Ma, T., Q. Fu, Y. Cui, Z. Zhang, Z. Wang, D. Tan and X. Bao, “Controlled Transformation of the Structures of Surface Fe (FeO) and Subsurface Fe on Pt(111).” Chin. J. Catal., 2010, 31(1): 24-32.

6.             Cui, Y., Q. Fu, D. Tan and X. Bao, “Temperature Dependence of the Formation of Graphene and Subsurface Carbon on Ru(0001) and Its Effect on Surface Reactivity.” Chemphyschem, 2010, 11(5): 995-998.

5.             Cui, Y., Q. Fu and X. Bao, “Dynamic observation of layer-by-layer growth and removal of graphene on Ru(0001).” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2010, 12(19): 5053-5057.


4.             Zhang, H., Q. Fu, Y. Cui, D. Tan and X. Bao, “Growth Mechanism of Graphene on Ru(0001) and O2 Adsorption on the Graphene/Ru(0001) Surface.” J. Phys. Chem. C, 2009, 113(19): 8296-8301.

3.             Zhang, H., Q. Fu, Y. Cui, D. Tan and X. Bao,  “Fabrication of metal nanoclusters on graphene grown on Ru(0001).” Chin. Sci. Bull., 2009, 54(14): 2446-2450.

2.             Ma, T., Q. Fu, H.-Y. Su, H.-Y. Liu, Y. Cui, Z. Wang, R.-T. Mu, W.-X. Li and X.-H. Bao  , “Reversible Structural Modulation of Fe-Pt Bimetallic Surfaces and Its Effect on Reactivity.” Chemphyschem, 2009, 10(7): 1013-1016.    


1.             Sun, J., D. Ma, H. Zhang, F. Jiang, Y. Cui, R. Guo and X. Bao, “Organic molecule-modulated phase evolution of inorganic mesostructures.” Langmuir, 2008, 24(6): 2372-2380.