Publications
Nanomaterials and Characterization

[3] H. Wei, S. House, J.J.X. Wu, J. Zhang, Z.D. Wang, Y. He, E.J. Gao, Y.G. Gao,
H. Robinson, W. Li, J.M. Zuo, I.M. Robertson, Y. Lu, Enhanced and tunable
fluorescent quantum dots within a single crystal of protein, Nano Research, 6
(2013) 627-634.
[4] A.B. Shah, S.T. Sivapalan, B.M. DeVetter, T.K. Yang, J.G. Wen, R.
Bhargava, C.J. Murphy, J.M. Zuo, High-Index Facets in Gold Nanocrystals
Elucidated by Coherent Electron Diffraction, Nano Letters, 13 (2013) 1840-1846.
[9] A. Salehi-Khojin, D. Estrada, K.Y. Lin, K. Ran, R.T. Haasch, J.M. Zuo, E. Pop,
R.I. Masel, Chemical sensors based on randomly stacked graphene flakes,
Applied Physics Letters, 100 (2012).
[10] K. Ran, J.-M. Zuo, Q. Chen, Z. Shi, Electrons for single molecule diffraction
and imaging, Ultramicroscopy, 119 (2012) 72-77.
[11] K. Ran, X. Mi, Z.J. Shi, Q. Chen, Y.F. Shi, J.M. Zuo, Molecular packing of
fullerenes inside single-walled carbon nanotubes, Carbon, 50 (2012) 5450-
5457.
[12] K. Ran, Q. Chen, J.-M. Zuo, Fabrication and Structure Characterization of
Quasi-2-Dimensional Amorphous Carbon Structures, Acta Physico-Chimica
Sinica, 28 (2012) 1551-1555.
[16] J.M. Zuo, J. Zhang, W.J. Huang, K. Ran, B. Jiang, Combining Real and
Reciprocal Space Information for Aberration Free Coherent Electron Diffractive
Imaging Ultramicroscopy, 111 (2011) 817-823.
[19] H. Wei, Z.D. Wang, J.O. Zhang, S. House, Y.G. Gao, L.M. Yang, H.
Robinson, L.H. Tan, H. Xing, C.J. Hou, I.M. Robertson, J.M. Zuo, Y. Lu, Time-
dependent, protein-directed growth of gold nanoparticles within a single crystal
of lysozyme, Nature Nanotechnology, 6 (2011) 92-96.
[20] J.C. Shin, K.H. Kim, K.J. Yu, H.F. Hu, L.J. Yin, C.Z. Ning, J.A. Rogers, J.M.
Zuo, X.L. Li, In(x)Ga(1-x)As Nanowires on Silicon: One-Dimensional
Heterogeneous Epitaxy, Bandgap Engineering, and Photovoltaics, Nano Letters,
11 (2011) 4831-4838.
[23] K. Ran, J.M. Zuo, Q. Chen, Z.J. Shi, Electron Beam Stimulated Molecular
Motions, Acs Nano, 5 (2011) 3367-3372.
[25] G.H. Lee, J.M. Zuo, TEM observation of growth and phase transformation in
nanometer-sized titanium oxide powder, Journal of Materials Science, 46 (2011)
1780-1788.
[31] J. Zhang, J.L. Xiao, X.H. Meng, C. Monroe, Y.G. Huang, J.M. Zuo, Free
Folding of Suspended Graphene Sheets by Random Mechanical Stimulation,
Physical Review Letters, 104 (2010) 166805.
[35] B.M. Venkatesan, A.B. Shah, J.M. Zuo, R. Bashir, DNA Sensing Using
Nanocrystalline Surface-Enhanced Al2O3 Nanopore Sensors, Advanced
Functional Materials, 20 (2010) 1266-1275.
[36] S. Sivaramakrishnan, J.G. Wen, M.E. Scarpelli, B.J. Pierce, J.M. Zuo,
Equilibrium shapes and triple line energy of epitaxial Gold nanocrystals
supported on TiO2 (110), Physical Review B, 82 (2010) 195421.
[37] S. Sivaramakrishnan, A.P. Tedjasaputra, K. Sato, J.M. Zuo, Structural
evolution, epitaxy, and sublimation of silver nanoclusters on TiO2 (110), Journal
of Applied Physics, 107 (2010) 053505.
[40] S.I. Sanchez, M.W. Small, S. Sivaramakrishnan, J.G. Wen, J.M. Zuo, R.G.
Nuzzo, Visualizing Materials Chemistry at Atomic Resolution, Analytical
Chemistry, 82 (2010) 2599-2607.
[42] H. McDaniel, J.M. Zuo, M. Shim, Anisotropic Strain-Induced Curvature in
Type-II CdSe/CdTe Nanorod Heterostructures, Journal of the American
Chemical Society, 132 (2010) 3286-3287.
[43] T. Kim, G. Kim, W.I. Choi, Y.K. Kwon, J.M. Zuo, Electrical transport in small
bundles of single-walled carbon nanotubes: Intertube interaction and effects of
tube deformation, Applied Physics Letters, 96 (2010) 173107.
[48] Y.K. Che, X.M. Yang, Z.X. Zhang, J.M. Zuo, J.S. Moore, L. Zang, Ambient
photodoping of p-type organic nanofibers: highly efficient photoswitching and
electrical vapor sensing of amines, Chemical Communications, 46 (2010) 4127-
4129.
[50] J. Zhang, J.M. Zuo, Structure and diameter-dependent bond lengths of a
multi-walled carbon nanotube revealed by electron diffraction, Carbon, 47
(2009) 3515-3528.
[51] X.L. Wei, Q. Chen, S.Y. Xu, L.M. Peng, J.M. Zuo, Beam to String Transition
of Vibrating Carbon Nanotubes Under Axial Tension, Advanced Functional
Materials, 19 (2009) 1753-1758.
[53] K. Sato, J.G. Wen, J.M. Zuo, Intermetallic ordering and structure in Fe-Pd
alloy nanoparticles, Journal of Applied Physics, 105 (2009) 093509.
[54] S.I. Sanchez, M.W. Small, J.M. Zuo, R.G. Nuzzo, Structural Characterization
of Pt-Pd and Pd-Pt Core-Shell Nanoclusters at Atomic Resolution, Journal of the
American Chemical Society, 131 (2009) 8683-8689.
[56] W.J. Huang, J.M. Zuo, B. Jiang, K.W. Kwon, M. Shim, Sub-angstrom-
resolution diffractive imaging of single nanocrystals, Nature Physics, 5 (2009)
129-133.
[62] T. Kim, S. Kim, E. Olson, J.M. Zuo, In situ measurements and transmission
electron microscopy of carbon nanotube field-effect transistors,
Ultramicroscopy, 108 (2008) 613-618.
[64] Y.Y. Jiang, W. Zhou, T. Kim, Y. Huang, J.M. Zuo, Measurement of radial
deformation of single-wall carbon nanotubes induced by intertube van der
Waals forces, Physical Review B, 77 (2008) 153405.
[66] W.J. Huang, R. Sun, J. Tao, L.D. Menard, R.G. Nuzzo, J.M. Zuo,
Coordination-dependent surface atomic contraction in nanocrystals revealed by
coherent diffraction, Nature Materials, 7 (2008) 308-313. superlattices, Physical
Review Letters, 100 (2008) 257203.
[69] J.M. Zuo, T. Kim, A. Celik-Aktas, J. Tao, Quantitative structural analysis of
individual nanotubes by electron diffraction, Zeitschrift Fur Kristallographie, 222
(2007) 625-633.
[71] W. Zhou, Y. Huang, B. Liu, K.C. Hwang, J.M. Zuo, M.J. Buehler, H. Gao, Self-
folding of single- and multiwall carbon nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters, 90
(2007) 073107.
[73] K. Sato, W.J. Huang, F. Bohra, S. Sivaramakrishnan, A.P. Tedjasaputra, J.
M. Zuo, Size-dependent structural transition from multiple-twinned particles to
epitaxial fcc nanocrystals and nanocrystal decay, Physical Review B, 76 (2007)
144113.
[74] G.S. Park, J.H. Kwon, M. Kim, H.R. Yoon, W. Jo, T.K. Kim, J.M. Zuo, Y.
Khang, Crystalline and amorphous structures of Ge-Sb-Te nanoparticles,
Journal of Applied Physics, 102 (2007) 013524.
[78] A. Celik-Aktas, J.F. Stubbins, J.M. Zuo, Electron beam machining of
nanometer-sized tips from multiwalled boron nitride nanotubes, Journal of
Applied Physics, 102 (2007) 024310.
[82] K.D. Matthews, M.G. Lemaitre, T. Kim, H. Chen, M. Shim, J.M. Zuo, Growth
modes of carbon nanotubes on metal substrates, Journal of Applied Physics,
100 (2006) 044309.
[83] W.J. Huang, H. Chen, J.M. Zuo, One-dimensional self-assembly of metallic
nanostructures on single-walled carbon nanotube bundles, Small, 2 (2006)
1418-1421.
[84] M. Gao, J.M. Zuo, R. Zhang, L.A. Nagahara, Structure determinations of
double-wall carbon nanotubes grown by catalytic chemical vapor deposition,
Journal of Materials Science, 41 (2006) 4382-4388.
[85] K. Balakrishnan, A. Datar, W. Zhang, X.M. Yang, T. Naddo, J.L. Huang, J.M.
Zuo, M. Yen, J.S. Moore, L. Zang, Nanofibril self-assembly of an arylene
ethynylene macrocycle, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128 (2006)
6576-6577.
[86] S. Agan, A. Celik-Aktas, J.M. Zuo, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, Synthesis and size
differentiation of Ge nanocrystals in amorphous SiO2, Applied Physics a-
Materials Science & Processing, 83 (2006) 107-110.
[87] J.M. Zuo, B.Q. Li, Nanocluster interfaces and epitaxy: Ag on Si surfaces,
Zeitschrift Fur Metallkunde, 96 (2005) 438-442.
[91] B.Q. Li, J.M. Zuo, Structure and shape transformation from multiply twinned
particles to epitaxial nanocrystals: Importance of interface on the structure of Ag
nanoparticles, Physical Review B, 72 (2005) 085434.
[92] T. Kim, J.M. Zuo, E.A. Olson, I. Petrov, Imaging suspended carbon
nanotubes in field-effect transistors configured with microfabricated slits for
transmission electron microscopy, Applied Physics Letters, 87 (2005) 173108.
[93] W.J. Huang, B.Q. Li, J.M. Zuo, Diffusion-limited submonolayer pentacene
thin film growth on hydrogen-passivated Si(111) substrates, Surface Science,
595 (2005) 157-164.
[94] A. Celik-Aktas, J.M. Zuo, J.F. Stubbins, C.C. Tang, Y. Bando, Double-helix
structure in multiwall boron nitride nanotubes, Acta Crystallographica Section A,
61 (2005) 533-541.
[95] A. Celik-Aktas, J.M. Zuo, J.F. Stubbins, C. Tang, Y. Bando, Structure and
chirality distribution of multiwalled boron nitride nanotubes, Applied Physics
Letters, 86 (2005).
[96] K. Balakrishnan, A. Datar, R. Oitker, H. Chen, J.M. Zuo, L. Zang, Nanobelt
self-assembly from an organic n-type semiconductor: Propoxyethyl-PTCDI,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 127 (2005) 10496-10497.
Professor Jian-Min Zuo Research Group
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign