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Yang, Z.; Wang, X.; Chen, Y.; Zheng; Z.; Chen, Z.; Xu, W.; Liu, W.; Yang, Y.; Zhao, J.; Chen, T.*; Zhu, H.*, Ultrafast Self-trapping of Photoexcited Carriers Sets the Upper Limit on Antimony Trisulfide Photovoltaic Devices. Nat. Comm. 2019

Chen Y; Li, Y; Zhao,Y; Zhu, H.*, Highly Efficient Hot Electron Harvesting from Graphene BeforeElectron-hole Thermalization. Sci. Adv. 2019

Liu, Y.; Cui, J.;Du, K.; Tian, H.; He, Z.; Zhou, Q.; Yang, Z.; Deng, Y.; Chen, D.; Zuo, X.; Ren,Y.; Wang, L.; Zhu, H.; Zhao, B.; Di, D.; Wang, J.; Friend, R. H.; Jin, Y.,Efficient blue light-emitting diodes based on quantum-confined bromideperovskite nanostructures. Nat. Photonics 2019.

Jia, X.; Shao, C.;Bai, X.; Zhou, Q.; Wu, B.; Wang, L.; Yue, B.; Zhu, H.; Zhu, L.,Photoexcitation-controlled self-recoverable molecular aggregation for flickerphosphorescence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2019,116 (11), 4816-4821

Liu, Z.-X.; Lau,T.-K.; Zhou, G.; Li, S.; Ren, J.; Das, S. K.; Xia, R.; Wu, G.; Zhu, H.; Lu, X.;Yip, H.-L.; Chen, H.; Li, C.-Z., Achieving efficient organic solar cells andbroadband photodetectors via simple compositional tuning of ternary blends. Nano Energy 2019, 63, 103807.

Zhuang, R.; Wang,X.; Ma, W.; Wu, Y.; Chen, X.; Tang, L.; Zhu, H.; Liu, J.; Wu, L.; Zhou, W.;Liu, X.; Yang, Y., Highly sensitive X-ray detector made of layeredperovskite-like (NH4)3Bi2I9 singlecrystal with anisotropic response. Nat. Photonics 2019, 13 (9), 602-608.

Jiang, T.; Chen,Z.; Chen, X.; Chen, X.; Xu, X.; Liu, T.; Bai, L.; Yang, D.; Di, D.; Sha, W. E.I.; Zhu, H.; Yang, Y. M., Power Conversion Efficiency Enhancement ofLow-Bandgap Mixed Pb–Sn Perovskite Solar Cells by Improved Interfacial ChargeTransfer. ACS Energy Lett. 2019, 4 (7), 1784-1790.

Li, X.; Luo, N.;Chen, Y.; Zou, X.; Zhu, H.*, Real-Time Observing Ultrafast Carrier and PhononDynamics in Colloidal Tin Chalcogenide van der Waals Nanosheets. J. Phys.Chem. Lett. 2019, 10 (13), 3750-3755.

He, Z.; Liu, Y.;Yang, Z.; Li, J.; Cui, J.; Chen, D.; Fang, Z.; He, H.; Ye, Z.; Zhu, H.; Wang,N.; Wang, J.; Jin, Y., High-Efficiency Red Light-Emitting Diodes Based onMultiple Quantum Wells of Phenylbutylammonium-Cesium Lead Iodide Perovskites. ACS Photonics 2019, 6 (3), 587-594.

Fu, Y.; Zhu, H.;Chen, J.; Hautzinger, M. P.; Zhu, X. Y.; Jin, S., Metal halide perovskitenanostructures for optoelectronic applications and the study of physicalproperties. Nature Reviews Materials 2019.

Wu, L.; Chen, Y.;Zhou, H.; Zhu, H.*, Ultrafast Energy Transfer of Both Bright and Dark Excitonsin 2D Van Der Waals Heterostructures Beyond Dipolar Coupling. ACS Nano 2019, 13, 2341–2348.

Li, S.; Zhan, L.;Sun, C.; Zhu, H.*; Zhou, G.; Yang, W.; Shi, M.*; Li, C.-Z.*; Hou, J.; Li, Y.;Chen, H.*, Highly Efficient Fullerene-Free Organic Solar Cells Operate at NearZero HOMO Offsets. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2019, 141, 3073–3082


Zhou, H.; Zhao,Y.; Zhu, H.*, Dielectric Environment-Robust Ultrafast Charge Transfer BetweenTwo Atomic Layers. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2018, 150-155.

Li, Y.; Zhuang,T.-T.; Fan, F.; Voznyy, O.; Askerka, M.; Zhu, H.; Wu, L.; Liu, G.-Q.; Pan,Y.-X.; Sargent, E. H.; Yu, S.-H., Pulsed axial epitaxy of colloidal quantumdots in nanowires enables facet-selective passivation. Nature Communications2018, 9 (1), 4947.

Hua, B.; Zhou, W.;Yang, Z.; Zhang, Z.; Shao, L.; Zhu, H.*; Huang, F.*, Supramolecular Solid-StateMicrolaser Constructed from Pillar[5]arene-Based Host–Guest ComplexMicrocrystals. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2018, 140 (46),15651-15654.


Zhu, H.; Wang, J.;Gong, Z.; Kim, Y. D.; Hone, J.; Zhu, X. Y., Interfacial Charge TransferCircumventing Momentum Mismatch at Two-Dimensional van der WaalsHeterojunctions. Nano Letters 2017, 17 (6), 3591-3598.

Zhu, H.; Trinh, M.T.; Wang, J.; Fu, Y.; Joshi, P. P.; Miyata, K.; Jin, S.; Zhu, X. Y., OrganicCations Might Not Be Essential to the Remarkable Properties of Band EdgeCarriers in Lead Halide Perovskites. Adv Mater 2017, 29 (1),1603072-n/a.

Zhu, H.; Yang, Y.;Wu, K.; Lian, T., Charge Transfer Dynamics from Photoexcited SemiconductorQuantum Dots. Annu Rev Phys Chem 2016, 67 (1), 259-81.

Zhu, H.; Miyata,K.; Fu, Y.; Wang, J.; Joshi, P. P.; Niesner, D.; Williams, K. W.; Jin, S.; Zhu,X. Y., Screening in crystalline liquids protects energetic carriers in hybridperovskites. Science 2016, 353 (6306), 1409.

Niesner, D.; Zhu,H.; Miyata, K.; Joshi, P. P.; Evans, T. J. S.; Kudisch, B. J.; Trinh, M. T.;Marks, M.; Zhu, X. Y., Persistent Energetic Electrons in Methylammonium LeadIodide Perovskite Thin Films. Journal of the American Chemical Society2016, 138 (48), 15717-15726.

Fu, Y.; Zhu, H.;Stoumpos, C. C.; Ding, Q.; Wang, J.; Kanatzidis, M. G.; Zhu, X.; Jin, S., BroadWavelength Tunable Robust Lasing from Single-Crystal Nanowires of Cesium LeadHalide Perovskites (CsPbX3, X = Cl, Br, I). ACS Nano 2016, 10 (8),7963-7972.

Fu, Y.; Zhu, H.;Schrader, A. W.; Liang, D.; Ding, Q.; Joshi, P.; Hwang, L.; Zhu, X. Y.; Jin,S., Nanowire Lasers of Formamidinium Lead Halide Perovskites and TheirStabilized Alloys with Improved Stability. Nano Letters 2016, 16 (2),1000-1008.

Zhu, X.; Monahan,N. R.; Gong, Z.; Zhu, H.; Williams, K. W.; Nelson, C. A., Charge TransferExcitons at van der Waals Interfaces. Journal of the American ChemicalSociety 2015, 137 (26), 8313-8320.

Zhu, H.; Fu, Y.;Meng, F.; Wu, X.; Gong, Z.; Ding, Q.; Gustafsson, M. V.; Trinh, M. T.; Jin, S.;Zhu, X. Y., Lead halide perovskite nanowire lasers with low lasing thresholdsand high quality factors. Nat Mater 2015, 14 (6), 636-642.

Zhong, Y.; Trinh,M. T.; Chen, R.; Purdum, G. E.; Khlyabich, P. P.; Sezen, M.; Oh, S.; Zhu, H.;Fowler, B.; Zhang, B.; Wang, W.; Nam, C.-Y.; Sfeir, M. Y.; Black, C. T.;Steigerwald, M. L.; Loo, Y.-L.; Ng, F.; Zhu, X. Y.; Nuckolls, C., Molecularhelices as electron acceptors in high-performance bulk heterojunction solarcells. Nature Communications 2015, 6.

Wu, X.; Trinh, M.T.; Niesner, D.; Zhu, H.; Norman, Z.; Owen, J. S.; Yaffe, O.; Kudisch, B. J.;Zhu, X. Y., Trap States in Lead Iodide Perovskites. Journal of the AmericanChemical Society 2015, 137 (5), 2089-2096.

Wu, K.; Zhu, H.;Lian, T., Ultrafast Exciton Dynamics and Light-Driven H-2 Evolution inColloidal Semiconductor Nanorods and Pt-Tipped Nanorods. Accounts ofChemical Research 2015, 48 (3), 851-859.

Chen, Q.; Trinh,M. T.; Paley, D. W.; Preefer, M. B.; Zhu, H.; Fowler, B. S.; Zhu, X. Y.;Steigerwald, M. L.; Nuckolls, C., Strain-Induced Stereoselective Formation ofBlue-Emitting Cyclostilbenes. Journal of the American Chemical Society2015, 137 (38), 12282-12288.


Zhu, H.; Yang, Y.;Hyeon-Deuk, K.; Califano, M.; Song, N.; Wang, Y.; Zhang, W.; Prezhdo, O. V.;Lian, T., Auger-Assisted Electron Transfer from Photoexcited SemiconductorQuantum Dots. Nano Letters 2014, 14 (3), 1263-1269.

Zhu, H.; Chen, Z.;Wu, K.; Lian, T., Wavelength dependent efficient photoreduction of redoxmediators using type II ZnSe/CdS nanorod heterostructures. Chemical Science2014, 5 (10), 3905-3914.

Wu, K.; Chen, Z.;Lv, H.; Zhu, H.; Hill, C. L.; Lian, T., Hole Removal Rate Limits PhotodrivenH-2 Generation Efficiency in CdS-Pt and CdSe/CdS-Pt Semiconductor Nanorod-MetalTip Heterostructures. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2014, 136(21), 7708-7716.

Zhu, H.; Yang, Y.;Lian, T., Multiexciton Annihilation and Dissociation in Quantum ConfinedSemiconductor Nanocrystals. Accounts of Chemical Research 2013, 46 (6),1270-1279.

Zhu, H.; Song, N.;Lian, T., Charging of Quantum Dots by Sulfide Redox Electrolytes ReducesElectron Injection Efficiency in Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells. Journalof the American Chemical Society 2013, 135 (31), 11461-11464.

Wu, K.; Song, N.;Liu, Z.; Zhu, H.; Rodriguez-Cordoba, W.; Lian, T., Interfacial ChargeSeparation and Recombination in InP and Quasi-Type II InP/CdS Core/ShellQuantum Dot-Molecular Acceptor Complexes. Journal of Physical Chemistry A2013, 117 (32), 7561-7570.

Wu, K.;Rodriguez-Cordoba, W. E.; Liu, Z.; Zhu, H.; Lian, T., Beyond Band Alignment:Hole Localization Driven Formation of Three Spatially Separated Long-LivedExciton States in CdSe/CdS Nanorods. ACS Nano 2013, 7 (8), 7173-7185.

Wu, K.; Liu, Z.;Zhu, H.; Lian, T., Exciton Annihilation and Dissociation Dynamics in Group II-VCd3P2 Quantum Dots. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2013, 117 (29),6362-6372.

Song, N.; Zhu, H.;Liu, Z.; Huang, Z.; Wu, D.; Lian, T., Unraveling the Exciton QuenchingMechanism of Quantum Dots on Antimony-Doped SnO2 Films by Transient Absorptionand Single Dot Fluorescence Spectroscopy. ACS Nano 2013, 7 (2),1599-1608.

Lv, H.; Song, J.;Zhu, H.; Geletii, Y. V.; Bacsa, J.; Zhao, C.; Lian, T.; Musaev, D. G.; Hill, C.L., Visible-light-driven hydrogen evolution from water using a noble-metal-freepolyoxometalate catalyst. Journal of Catalysis 2013, 307, 48-54.

Liu, Z.; Zhu, H.;Song, N.; Lian, T., Probing Spatially Dependent Photoinduced Charge TransferDynamics to TiO2 Nanoparticles Using Single Quantum Dot Modified Atomic ForceMicroscopy Tips. Nano Letters 2013, 13 (11), 5563-5569.

Zhu, H.; Song, N.;Rodríguez-Córdoba, W.; Lian, T., Wave Function Engineering for EfficientExtraction of up to Nineteen Electrons from One CdSe/CdS Quasi-Type II QuantumDot. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134 (9), 4250-4257.

Zhu, H.; Song, N.;Lv, H.; Hill, C. L.; Lian, T., Near Unity Quantum Yield of Light-Driven RedoxMediator Reduction and Efficient H2 Generation Using Colloidal Nanorod Heterostructures.Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134 (28), 11701-11708.

Zhu, H.; Lian, T.,Wavefunction engineering in quantum confined semiconductor nanoheterostructuresfor efficient charge separation and solar energy conversion. Energy & EnvironmentalScience 2012, 5 (11), 9406-9418.

Zhu, H.; Lian, T.,Enhanced Multiple Exciton Dissociation from CdSe Quantum Rods: The Effect ofNanocrystal Shape. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134(27), 11289-11297.

Wu, K.; Zhu, H.;Liu, Z.; Rodriguez-Cordoba, W.; Lian, T., Ultrafast Charge Separation andLong-Lived Charge Separated State in Photocatalytic CdS-Pt NanorodHeterostructures. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134(25), 10337-10340.

Burai, T. N.;Panay, A. J.; Zhu, H.; Lian, T.; Lutz, S., Light-Driven, Quantum Dot-MediatedRegeneration of FMN To Drive Reduction of Ketoisophorone by Old Yellow Enzyme. ACSCatalysis 2012, 2 (4), 667-670.

Zhu, H.; Yang, Y.;Song, N.; Rodriguez-Cordoba, W.; Lian, T., Controlling Interfacial ChargeSeparation and Recombination Dynamics in QDs by Wave Function Engineering. In PhysicalChemistry of Interfaces and Nanomaterials X, Silva, C., Ed. 2011; Vol.8098.

Zhu, H.; Song, N.;Lian, T., Wave Function Engineering for Ultrafast Charge Separation and SlowCharge Recombination in Type II Core/Shell Quantum Dots. Journal of theAmerican Chemical Society 2011, 133 (22), 8762-8771.

Song, N.; Zhu, H.;Jin, S.; Zhan, W.; Lian, T., Poisson-Distributed Electron-Transfer Dynamicsfrom Single Quantum Dots to C60 Molecules. ACS Nano 2011, 5 (1),613-621.

Song, N.; Zhu, H.;Jin, S.; Lian, T., Hole Transfer from Single Quantum Dots. ACS Nano2011, 5 (11), 8750-8759.

Zhu, H.; Song, N.;Lian, T., Controlling Charge Separation and Recombination Rates in CdSe/ZnSType I CoreShellQuantum Dots by Shell Thicknesses. Journal of the American Chemical Society2010, 132 (42), 15038-15045.

Song, J.; Luo, Z.;Zhu, H.; Huang, Z.; Lian, T.; Kaledin, A. L.; Musaev, D. G.; Lense, S.;Hardcastle, K. I.; Hill, C. L., Synthesis, structure, and characterization oftwo polyoxometalate-photosensitizer hybrid materials. Inorganica ChimicaActa 2010, 363 (15), 4381-4386.

Jin, S.; Hsiang,J.-C.; Zhu, H.; Song, N.; Dickson, R. M.; Lian, T., Correlated single quantumdot blinking and interfacial electron transfer dynamics. Chemical Science2010, 1 (4), 519-526.

Huang, J.; Huang,Z.; Yang, Y.; Zhu, H.; Lian, T., Multiple Exciton Dissociation in CdSe QuantumDots by Ultrafast Electron Transfer to Adsorbed Methylene Blue. Journal ofthe American Chemical Society 2010, 132 (13), 4858-4864.

Zhu, H.; Yang, B.;Xu, J.; Fu, Z.; Wen, M.; Guo, T.; Fu, S.; Zuo, J.; Zhang, S., Construction ofZ-scheme type CdS-Au-TiO2 hollow nanorod arrays with enhanced photocatalyticactivity. Applied Catalysis B-Environmental 2009, 90 (3-4), 463-469.

Gong, M.-G.; Xu,X.-L.; Cao, Z.-L.; Liu, Y.-Y.; Zhu, H.-M., Two-step growth of superhydrophobicZnO nanorod array films. Acta Physica Sinica 2009, 58 (3), 1885-1889.