• Liquid exfoliated chitin nanofibrils for re-dispersibility and hybridization of two-dimensional nanomaterials. You, J., Zhu, L., Wang, Z., Zong, L., Li, M., Wu, X., & Li, C. (2018). Chemical Engineering Journal, 344, 498-505.
    With well-defined molecular architectures and geometries, natural fibrous nanostructures possess super physicochemical and biologic properties, allowing performing a variety of specific functions in living systems and also serving as building blocks in material science. Endeavor has been made to extract biologic nan......
  • Intensifying solar-thermal harvest of low-dimension biologic nanostructures for electric power and solar desalination. Zong, L., Li, M., & Li, C. (2018). Nano energy, 50, 308-315.
    High-efficiency solar harvest and solar-thermal conversion have been targeted in modern sustainable energy science for diverse potential applications. However, broad applications with inorganic nanomaterials as solarnanoheaters have suffered from low conversion efficiency, potential noxiousness and complicated synth......
  • Evaporation-induced sintering of liquid metal droplets with biological nanofibrils for flexible conductivity and responsive actuation X Li, M Li, J Xu, J You, Z Yang, C Li, Nature Communications, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11466-5
    Liquid metal (LM) droplets show the superiority in coalescing into integral liquid conductors applicable in flexible and deformable electronics. However, the large surface tension, oxide shells and poor compatibility with most other materials may prevent spontaneous coalescence of LM droplets and/or hybridisa......
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  • Noncloggingly Sieving Sub‑6 nm Nanoparticles of Noble Metals into Conductive Mesoporous Foams with Biological Nanofibrils. ACS Nano  Z. Wang, J. Xu, P. Wang, Y. Zhang, J. You,* and C. Li*. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.9b07923
    Porous metal foams have been one of the most sought-after materials owing to their combination of bulk metallic characteristics (e.g., thermal/electrical conductivity and ductility) and nanometric size-effect properties (e.g., catalytic reactivity, plasmonic behavior, and high surface area). Traditional sol-gel appr......
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  • Peeling and Mesoscale Dissociation of Silk Fibers for Hybridization of Electrothermic Fibrous Composites. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering  L. Lv, X. Han, X. Wu,* and Chaoxu Li* DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.9b05261
    Natural silk cocoons have fibrillary structure atseveral levels of length scales, which offered mechanical properties superior to many artificial silk materials. Despite the fact that many solvents had been endeavored to extract natural nanofibrils for the construction of functional materials, silk microfibrils have......
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  • The synthesis of high-aspect-ratio Au microwires with a biomolecule for electrochemical sensing. Chemical Communication L. Lv, X. Han, X. Wu,* and Chaoxu Li*. DOI: 10.1039/c9cc06523g
    Gold (Au) crystalline microwires with an unprecedented diameter of >500 nm and an aspect ratio >400 were synthesized using L-tyrosine as a reducing and capping agent. The Au microwires possessed high conductivity and electrocatalytic activities towards glucose and Hg(II). Their large diameters and aspect ratio......
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  • Nacre-based carbon nanomeshes for a soft ionic actuator with large and rapid deformation. Journal of Materials Chemistry C. X. Han; M. Kong; M. Li;* X. Li; W. Yang; C. Li*DOI: 10.1039/c9tc06186j
    Marine molluscs have inspired to construct robust composites with hierarchical microstructures, and also to design artificial muscles with rapid and controllable deformation. Abalone nacre has the unique “brick and mortar” structure, whose two-dimensional (2D) “mortar” can serve both as the strong adhesive between a......
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  • Asymmetric ionic aerogel of biologic nanofibrils for harvesting electricity from moisture W Yang, X Li, X Han, W Zhang, Z Wang, X Ma, M Li, C Li Nano Energy 2020, 71, 104610
    Artificial asymmetric ionic membranes have attracted great interests in harvesting electricity from ubiquitous water activities, while mostly based on delicately-designed nanopores/nanochannels, either to harness saline water in mimic of cytomembranes or to harness moisture with carbon nanomaterials. Herein, fully b......
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  • Bovine serum albumin fibrous biofilm template synthesis of metallic nanomeshes for surface-enhanced Raman scattering and electrocatalytic detection X Wu, L Lv, X Han, C Li - Materials & Design, 2020, 192, 108777
    Porous metallic architectures with well-defined networks possess multiple reactivity center and large specific surface area, offer improved catalytic activity, adsorption capacity, and sensing abilities than bulk materials, thus be an increasingly popular materials in various fields. However, it is challenging to sy......
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  • Biocompatible and self-healing ionic gel skin as shape-adaptable and skin-adhering sensor of human motions …, D Pei, Z Wang, M Li, X Ma, J You, C Li - Chemical Engineering Journal 2020, 398, 125540
    Artificial electric skin, which is capable of strongly adhering to different parts of human bodies and precisely detect different types of human motions, shows great promise for biomedical prosthetics, human/machine interfaces, wearable devices and soft robotics. In this study, biocompatible ionic gels with shape-ad......