Phase transformations, Interfacial phenomenon, Molecular Assembly for Energy and Healthcare
Selected Articles in Journals
Qu, G*; Kwok, J.*; Diao, Y. "Flow-Directed Crystallization for Printed Electronics." Account of Chemical Research (Invited). 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.6b00445.
Chung, H.; Diao, Y. "Polymorphism as an Emerging Design Strategy for High Performance Organic Electronics." Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 2016 4, 3915-3933. DOI: 10.1039/C5TC04390E (Invited article for the "Emerging Investigators" themed issue.)
Diao, Y.*; Zhou, Y.*; Kurosawa, T.; Shaw, L.; Wang, C.; Park, S.; Guo, Y.; Reinspach, J.A.; Gu, K.; Gu, X.; Tee, B.C.K.; Pang, C.; Yan, H.; Zhao, D.; Toney, M.F.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Bao, Z. "Flow-enhanced solution printing of all-polymer solar cells." Nature Communications, 2015. DOI:10.1038/ncomms8955
Diao, Y.; Lenn, K.M.; Lee, W; Blood-Forsythe, M.A.; Xu, J.; Mao, Y.; Kim, Y.; Reinspach, J.; Park, S.; Aspuru-Guzik, A.; Xue, G.; Clancy, P.; Bao, Z.*; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.* "Understanding Polymorphism in Organic Semiconductor Thin films Through Nanoconfinement." Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2014, 136 (49), 17046-17057. DOI: 10.1021/ja507179d
Zhang, Y; Diao, Y.; Lee, H; Mirabito, T.; Johnson, R.W.; Puodziukynaite, E.; John, J; Carter, K.; Emrick, T.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Briseno, A. "Intrinsic and Extrinsic Parameters for Controlling the Growth of Organic Single-Crystalline Nanopillars in Solar Cells." Nano Letters. 14 (10), pp 5547-5554. DOI: 10.1021/nl501933q
Diao, Y.; Shaw, L.; Bao, Z.*; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.* Morphology Control Strategies for Solution-Processed Organic Field Effect Transistors. Energy & Environmental Science. 2014, 7, 2145-2159. DOI:10.1039/C4EE00688G
Xu, J.*; Diao, Y.*; Zhou D.; Mao, Y.; Giri, G; Chen, W; Liu, N; Xue G.; Bao, Z. Probing Interfacial Molecular Packing in Lattice-Strained TIPS-pentacene Organic Semiconductors by Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering. Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 2014, 2, 2985-2991. DOI: 10.1039/C3TC32581D
Diao, Y.; Tee. B.C-K.; Giri, G.; Xu, J.; Kim, D.H.; Becerril, H.A.; Stoltenberg, R.M.; Lee, T.H.; Xue, G.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Bao, Z. Solution coating of large-area organic semiconductor thin films with aligned single-crystalline domains. Nature Materials. 2013, 12, 665-671. DOI:10.1038/nmat3650
Mei, J.; Diao, Y.; Appleton, A.L.; Fang, L.; Bao, Z. Integrated Materials Design of Organic Semiconductors for Field-Effect Transistors. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 2013, 135, 6724-6746. DOI: 10.1021/ja400881n
Diao, Y.; Whaley, K. E.; Helgeson, M. E.; Woldeyes, M. A.; Doyle, P. S.; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Trout, B. L. Gel-Induced Selective Crystallization of Polymorphs, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 673684.
Diao, Y.; Helgeson, M. E.; Siam, Z. A.; Doyle, P. S.; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Trout, B. L. Nucleation under Soft Confinement: Role of Polymer-Solute Interactions, Crystal Growth & Design, 2012, 12, 508517.
Diao, Y.; Harada, T.; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Trout, B. L. The Role of Nanopore Shape in Surface-Induced Crystallization, Nature Materials, 2011, 10, 867871.
Diao, Y.; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Trout, B. L. Surface Design for Controlled Crystallization: The Role of Surface Chemistry and Nanoscale Pores in Heterogeneous Nucleation, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 5324-5334.
Diao, Y.*; Helgeson, M. E. *; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Doyle, P. S.; Trout, B. L. Controlled Nucleation from Solution Using Polymer Microgels, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 37563759.
Diao. Y.; Tee. B.C-K.; Becerril, H.A.; Zhou, Y.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Bao, Z.* Coated Substrate Apparatus and Method. U.S. Utility Application. Application No. 14263864, filed May 1st, 2014.
Diao. Y.; Tee. B.C-K.; Becerril, H.A.; Mannsfeld, S.C.B.; Bao, Z.* Electronic Thin Film Coating. U.S. Provisional Application. Serial No. 61/816,532, filed April 26, 2013
Diao, Y.; Helgeson, M. E.; Myerson, A. S.; Hatton, T. A.; Doyle, P. S.; Trout, B. L.* Compositions, Methods, and Systems Relating to Controlled Nucleation of Small Organic Molecules, U.S. Utility Application. Serial No. 13/216,018, filed August 23, 2011; publication number US-2012-0076860-A1, published March 29, 2012
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