Fei Yao

PhD

Fei Yao

PhD

Fei Yao

PhD

Research Topics

Nanomaterials and nanostructures for energy storage and conversion

Contact Information

132 Bell Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-5403

feiyao@buffalo.edu

Journal Publications

  • F. Yao, H. M. Li, T. S. Kim, J. B. Jiang, J. H. Park, H. Kim, A. Seabaugh and Y. H. Lee, “Monolayer h-BN as a contact buffer layer for MoS2”, in preparation.
  • F. Yao, D. T. Pham and Y. H. Lee, “Carbon-based materials for lithium ion batteries, electrochemical capacitors and their hybrid devices”, ChemSusChem, vol. 8, no. 14, pp. 2284– 2311, Jul. 2015. (citations: 31)
  • F. Yao, B. Li, K. P. So, J. Chang, T. H. Ly, A. Q. Vu, H. N. Mun, C. S. Cojocaru, H. Y.  Yue,  S. S. Xie and Y. H. Lee, “Silicon and carbon nanofiber composite as an anode material for lithium ion battery”, Carbon, vol. 79, pp. 563-571, Nov. 2014.
  • F.  Yao, F. Gunes, H. Q. Ta, S. M. Lee, S. J. Chae, K. Y.  Sheem, C. S. Cojocaru, S. Xie, and Y. H. Lee, “Diffusion mechanism of lithium ion through basal plane of layered graphene”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., vol. 134, no. 20, pp. 8646-8654, Apr. 2012. (citations: 111)
  • F.  Yao, D. L. Duong, S. C. Lim, S. B. Yang, H. R. Hwang, W.  J. Yu,  I. H. Lee, F.  Gunes, and Y. H. Lee, “Humidity-assisted selective reactivity between NO2 and SO2 gas on carbon nanotubes”, J. Mat. Chem., vol. 21, no. 12, pp. 4502-4508, Feb. 2011. (citations: 25)
  • F. Yao, S. C. Lim, W. J. Yu, I. H. Lee, F. Gunes, H. R. Hwang, S. B. Yang, K. P. So, G.  H.  Han, and Y. H. Lee, “AC response to gas exposure in vertically aligned multiwalled carbon nanotube electrode”, J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 114, no. 8, pp. 3659-3663, Feb. 2010.
  • K. P. So, D. H. Keum, H. Y. Jeong, F. Yao, C. Heo, S. C. Lim, J. C. Jeong, J. G. Park, H. K. Park, Y. H. Choi, C. H. Hong, S. H. Joo, H. S. Kim, H. Kim, J. Won, and Y. H. Lee, “Concomitant enhancement of mechanical strength and ductility of a carbon nanotube/metal composite”, submitted to Nano Lett.
  • C. Chen, J. Avila, H. Arezki, F Yao, V. L. Nguyen, Y. H. Lee, J. Shen, Y. Chen, M. Boutchich, and M. C. Asensio1, “Giant lattice expansion in the commensurate phases of monolayer graphene on copper”, Nat. Mater. under revision.
  • B. Li, H. Nam, J. Zhao, J. Chang, N. Lingappan, F. Yao, T. H. Lee and Y. H. Lee, “Nickle containing carbon nanocapsules for oxygen reduction reaction: Nano-reactor effect and ultra-high stability”, Adv. Mater., 2017, vol. 29, no. 7, pp. 1605083, Dec. 2016.
  • S. Adhikari, D. Perello, C. Biswas, A. Ghosh, N. Luan, J. Park, F. Yao, S. Rotkin, and Y. H. Lee,  "Determining Fermi  level  by absorption  quenching of monolayer  graphene  by charge transfer doping", Nanoscale, vol. 44, no. 8, pp. 8710-18717, Nov. 2016.
  • H. Arezki, M. Boutchich, D. Alamarguy, A. Madouri, J. Alvarez, P. Cabarricas, J. Kleider, F. Yao, and Y. H. Lee, "Electronic properties of embedded graphene: doped amorphous silicon/CVD graphene heterostructures", Journal of Physics-Condensed Mater, vol. 28, no. 40, pp. 404001, Oct. 2016.
  • D. T. Pham, T. H. Lee, D. Luong, F.  Yao, A. Ghosh, V.  T. Le, T. H. Kim, B. Li, J. Chang,  and Y. H. Lee, “Carbon nanotube-bridged graphene 3D building blocks for ultrafast compact supercapacitors”, ACS Nano, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 2018-2027, Feb. 2015. (citations: 74)
  • J. Chang, S. Adhikari, T. H. Lee, B. Li, F. Yao, D. T. Pham, V. T. Le, and Y. H. Lee, “Leaf vein-inspired nanochannelled graphene film for highly efficient micro-supercapacitors”, Adv. Energy Mater., vol. 5, no. 9, pp. 1500003-1-1500003-8, Feb. 2015.
  • B. Li, F. Yao, J. J. Bae, J. Chang, M. R. Zamfir, D. T. Le, D. T. Pham, H. Yue, and Y. H. Lee, “Hollow carbon nanospheres/silicon/alumina core-shell film as an anode for lithium-ion batteries”, Sci. Rep., vol. 5, no. 7659, pp. 01-07, Jan. 2015. (citations: 26)
  • T. H. Ly,  M.-H. Chiu, M.-Y. Li, J. Zhao, M. O. Cichocka, H. M. Oh, S. H. Chae, H.  Y.  Jeong, F. Yao, L.-J. Li, and Y. H. Lee, “Observing grain boundaries in CVD-grown monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides”, ACS Nano, vol. 8, no. 11, pp. 11401-11408, Nov. 2014.
  • B. Rogez, H. Yang, E. L. Moal, S. Lévêque-Fort, E. Boer-Duchemin, F. Yao, Y. H. Lee, Y. Zhang, D. Wegner, N. Hildebrandt, M. Kociak, A. Mayne, and G. Dujardin, “Fluorescence lifetime and blinking of individual semiconductor nanocrystals on graphene”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., vol. 118, vol. 32, pp. 18445-18452, Aug. 2014.
  • H. Yue, S. Huang, J. Chang, C. Heo, F. Yao, S. Adhikari, F. Gunes, L. C. Liu, T. H. Lee, E. S. Oh, B. Li, J. Zhang, Q. H. Ta, L. Van Nguyen, and Y. H. Lee, “ZnO nanowire arrays on 3D hierarchical graphene foam: biomarker detection of Parkinson’s disease”, ACS Nano, vol. 8 no. 2, pp. 1639-1646, Feb. 2014. (citations: 86)
  • T. H. Ly, D. L. Duong, Q. H. Ta, F. Yao, Q. A. Vu, H. Y. Jeong, S. H. Chae, and Y. H. Lee, “Nondestructive characterization of graphene defects”, Adv. Func. Mater., vol. 23, no. 41, pp. 5183-5189, Nov. 2013.
  • J. Chang, M. Jin, F.  Yao, T. H. Kim, V.  T.  Le, H. Yue, F.  Gunes, B. Li, A. Ghosh, S. Xie, and Y. H. Lee, “Asymmetric supercapacitors based on graphene/MnO2 nanospheres and graphene/MoO3 nanosheets with high energy density”, Adv. Func. Mater. vol. 23, no. 40, pp. 5074-5083, Oct. 2013. (citations: 214)
  • H. T. Nguyen, F.  Yao, M. R. Zamfir, C. Biswas, K. P.  So, Y.  H. Lee, S. M. Kim, S. N. Cha, J. M. Kim, and D. Pribat, “Highly interconnected Si nanowires for improved stability Li-ion battery anodes”, Adv. Energy Mater., vol. 1, no. 6, pp. 1154-1161, Nov. 2011. (citations: 89)
  • F. Güneş, G.  H. Han, H.-J. Shin, S. Y.  Lee, M. Jin, D. L. Duong, S. J. Chae, E. S. Kim, F. Yao, A. Benayad, J.-Y. Choi, and Y. H. Lee, “UV light-assisted oxidative sp3-hybridization of graphene”, Nano, vol. 6, no. 05, pp. 409-418, Oct. 2011.
  • I. H. Lee, U. J. Kim, H. B. Son, S. M. Yoon, F. Yao, W. J. Yu, D. L. Duong, J. Y. Choi, J. M. Kim, E. H. Lee, and Y. H. Lee, “Hygroscopic effects on AuCl3-doped carbon nanotubes”, J. Phys. Chem. C, vol. 114, no. 26, pp. 11618-11622, Jun. 2010. (citations: 24)