Li Group

Selected Publications

24. Towards graphyne molecular electronics
Li, Z.; Smeu, M, Arnaud Rives, Maraval, V.; Chauvin, R.; Ratner, M. A.; Borguet, E.
Nature Communications 6:6321, doi:10.1038/ncomms7321 (2015). PDF

23. Hapticity-Dependent Charge Transport through Carbodithioate- Terminated [5, 15- Bis (phenylethynyl) porphinato] zinc (II) Complexes in Metal-Molecule-Metal,
Li, Z.; Smeu, M.; Park, T-H, Rawson, J.; Xing, Y.; Therien,M.; Ratner, M. A.; Borguet, E.
Nano Letters 14, 5493-5499 (2014). PDF

22. Orientation-Controlled Single Molecule Junctions
Mamaghani, S.; Li, Z.; Borguet, E.
Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 53, 9771-9774 (2014). PDF

21. Regulating a Benzodifuran Single Molecule Redox Switch via Electrochemical Gating and Optimization of Molecule/Electrode Coupling
Li, Z.; Li, H.; Chen,S.; Froehlich, T.; Schönenberger, C.; Calame, M; Decurtins, S.; Liu, S. X.; Eric Borguet,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136, 8867-8870 (2014). PDF

20. Single Molecule Sensing of Environmental pH – An STM Break Junction and NEGF-DFT Approach
Li, Z.; Smeu, M.; Afsari, S.; Xing, Y.; Ratner, M. A.; Borguet, E.
Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 53, 1098-1102 (2014).
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19. Effect of Anchoring Groups on Single Molecule Charge Transport through Porphyrins
Li, Z.; Smeu, M.; Ratner, M. A.; Borguet, E.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 117, 14890-14898 (2013). PDF

18. Determining Charge Transfer Pathways through Single Porphyrin Molecules Using STM Break Junctions
Li, Z.; Borguet, E.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, 63-66 (2012). PDF

17. Quasi-Ohmic Single Molecule Charge Transport through Highly Conjugated meso-to-meso Ethyne-Bridged Porphyrin Wires
Li, Z.; Park, T-H.; Rawson, J.; Therien, M. J.; Borguet, E
Nano Letters 12, 2722-2727 (2012). PDF

16. Ambipolar Transport in an Electrchemically Gated Single-Molecule Field-Effect Transistor
Diez-Perez, I, Li, Z.; Guo, S.; Madden, C.; Huang, H.; Che, Y.; Yang, X.; Zang, L.; Tao, N.J.
ACS Nano 6, 7044-7052 (2012). PDF

15. Gate-controlled Electron Transport in Coronenes As A Bottom-up Approach Towards Graphene Transistors
Diez-Perez, I.*; Li, Z.*; Li, J.; Zhang, C.; Yang, X.; Zang, L.; Dai, Y.; Feng, X.; Muellen, K.; Tao, N.J.
Nature Communications (*equal contribution) DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1029 (2010). PDF

14. From Redox Gating to Quantized Charging
Li, Z.; Liu, Y.; Mertens, S.; Pobelov, I.; Wandlowski, Th.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 132, 8187-8193 (2010). PDF

13. A Scanning Probe Microscopy Study of Annulated Redox-Active Molecules at a Liquid/Solid Interface: The Overruling of the Alkyl Chain Paradigm
Liu, B.; Ran, Y.; Li, Z.; Liu, S.-X.; Jia, C.; Decurtins, S.; Wandlowsk, Th.
Chemistry - A European Journal 16, 5008-5012 (2010). PDF

12. Structure Formation and Annealing of Isophthalic Acid at the Electrochemical Au(111)/Electrolyte Interface
Li, Z.; Wandlowski, Th.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 113, 7821-7825 (2009). PDF

11. Phase Transition of Two-Dimensional Chiral Supramolecular Nanostructure tuned by Electrochemical Potential
Su, G. J.; Li, Z.; Aguilar-Sanchez, R.
Analytical Chemistry 81, 8741-8748 (2009). PDF

10. From Self-Assembly to Charge Transport with Single Molecules - An Electrochemical Approach
Han, B.; Li, Z.; Li, C.; Pobelov, I.; Su, G. J.; Aguilar-Sanchez, R.; Wandlowski, Th.
Topics in Current Chemistry 287, 181-255 (2008). PDF

9. Electrolyte Gating in Redox-active Tunneling Junctions - An Electrochemical STM Approach
Pobelov, I.; Li, Z.; Wandlowski, Th.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 130, 16045-16054 (2008). PDF

8. Electrochemical Gate-controlled Electron Transport of Redox-active Single Perylene Molecular Junctions
Li, C.; Mishchenko, A.; Li, Z.; Pobelov, I.; Wandlowski, Th.; Li, X.Q.; Würthner, F.; Bagrets, A.; Evers, F.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 374122(1-11) (2008). PDF

7. Conductance of Redox-active Single Molecular Junctions: An Electrochemical Approach
Li, Z.; Pobelov, I.; Han, B.; Wandlowski, Th.; Błaszczyk, A.; Mayor, M.
Nanotechnology, 18, 044018(1-8) (2007). PDF

6. Scanning Tunneling Microscopy / Spectroscopy Studies of ω–(4’-methyl-biphenyl-4-yl) alkanethiols on Au(111),
Su, G. J.; Aguilar-Sanchez, R.; Li, Z.; Pobelov, I.; Homberger, M.; Simon, U.; Wandlowski, Th.
ChemPhysChem 8 (7), 1037-1048 (2007). PDF

5. Potential-induced Redox Switching in Viologen Self-assembled Monolayers: An ATR-SEIRAS Approach
Han, B.; Li, Z.; Wandlowski, Th. Błaszczyk, A.; Mayor, M.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 111(37), 13855-13863 (2007). PDF

4. Adsorption and Self-assembly of Aromatic Carboxylic Acids on Au/Electrolyte Interfaces
Han, B.; Li, Z.; Wandlowski, Th.
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry 388 (1), 121-129 (2007). PDF

3. Two-dimensional Assembly and Local Redox-activity of Molecular Hybrid Structures in an Electrochemical Environment
Li, Z.; Han, B.; Mészáros, G.;
Wandlowski, Th.; Błaszczyk, A.; Mayor, M.
Faraday Discussions 131, 121-143 (2006). PDF

2. Supramolecular Nanostructures of 1,3,5-Benzene-tricarboxylic Acid at Electrified Au(111)/0.05 M H2SO4 Interfaces: An in situ Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Study
Li, Z.; Han, B.; Wan, L. J.; Wandlowski, Th.
Langmuir 21 (15), 6915-6928 (2005). PDF

1. In situ ATR-SEIRAS Study of Adsorption and Phase Formation of Trimesic Acid on Au(111-25 nm) Film Electrodes
Han, B.; Li, Z.; Pronkin, S.; Wandlowski, Th.
Canadian Journal of Chemistry 82 (10), 1481-1494 (2004). PDF