Archived Publications


Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Copper Nanocrystals for Plasmonic, Biomedical, and Electrocatalytic Applications

Lyu, Z.; Shang, Y. and Xia, Y. Accounts of Materials Research 2022, in press. (invited review article)


Template-directed synthesis of colloidal hollow particles: Mind the material used for the template

Qiu, J.; Shang, Y. Xu, J. and Xia, Y. Small 2022, 18, 2204278. (perspective article)


Decomposition kinetics of H2O2 on Pd nanocrystals with different shapes and surface strains

Shi, Y.; Elnabawy, A. O.; Gilroy, K. D.; Hood, Z. D.; Chen, R.; Wang, C.; Mavrikakis, M. and Xia, Y. ChemCatChem 2022, 14, e202200475.


Synthesis and characterization of Pt-Ag icosahedral nanocages with enhanced catalytic activity toward oxygen reduction

Wang, W.; Shi, Y.; Chen, Z.; Zhao, M.; Cao, Z.; Lyu, Z. Chen, R.; Xiao, K.; Chi, M. and Xia, Y. ChemNanoMat 2022, 8, e202200186.


Polystyrene-silica colloidal Janus particles with uniform shapes and complex structures

Xu, J.; Qiu, J.; Zhang, H.; Hu, Y. and Xia, Y. Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, 2022, 39, 2200085.


Polyol synthesis of Pd icosahedral nanocrystals: Insights into the growth mechanism and size control

Zhou, S.; Wang, C. and Xia, Y. Chemistry of Materials 2022, 34, 5065-5073.


Guest editorial: A tribute to Professor Buddy Ratner

Xia, Y. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2022, 11, 2200701.


Phase-controlled synthesis of Ru nanocrystals via template-directed growth: Surface energy versus bulk energy

Janssen, A.; Lyu, Z.; Figueras-Valls, M.; Chao, H.-Y.; Shi, Y.; Pawlik, V.; Chi, M.; Mavrikakis, M. and Xia, Y. Nano Letters 2022, 22, 3591-3597.


Guest editorial: A tribute to Professor Nicholas Peppas

Anseth, K. S. and Xia, Y. Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2022, 11, 2200412.


Using computational methods to design patient-specific electrospun cardiac patches for pediatric heart failure

Streeter, B. W.; Brown, M. E.; Shakya, P.; Park, H.-J.; Qiu, J.; Xia, Y. and Davis, M. E. Biomaterials 2022, 283, 121421.


The use of connective tissue growth factor mimics for flexor tendon repair

Shen, H.; Tarafder, S.; Park, G.; Qiu, J.; Xia, Y.; Lee, C.; Gelberman, R.; Thomopoulos, S. Journal Orthopaedic Research 2022, in press.


Solution-phase synthesis of PdH0.706 nanocubes with enhanced stability and activity toward formic acid oxidation

Shi, Y.; Schimmenti, R.; Zhu, S.; Venkatraman, K.; Chen, R.; Chi, M.; Shao, M.; Mavrikakis, M. and Xia, Y. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2022, 144, 2556-2568.


Accelerating cell migration along radially-aligned nanofibers through the addition of electrosprayed nanoparticles in a radial density gradient

Xue, J.; Wu, T.; Qiu, J. and Xia, Y. Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 2022, 39, 2100280.


Oriented attachment: A unique mechanism for the colloidal synthesis of metal nanostructures

Chen, R.; Nguyen, Q. N. and Xia, Y. ChemNanoMat 2022, 8, e202100474 (review article)


Biomimetic scaffolds with a mineral gradient and funnel-shaped channels for spatially-controllable osteogenesis

Qiu, J.; Ahn, J.; Qin, D.; Thomopoulos, S. and Xia, Y. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2022, 11, 2100828. (invited research article for a special issue in honor of Professor Buddy Ratner)


Bimetallic Janus nanocrystals: Syntheses and applications

Qiu, J.; Nguyen, Q. N.; Lyu, Z. and Xia, Y. Advanced Materials 2022, 34, 2102591. (review article)