Journal Publications in Chronological Order ( † Co-first; * corresponding author; undergraduate)

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  1. Y. Xie, C. Zhang, X. He, J. D. Demaree, T. White, M. Griep, and J. Lin*. “Copper-promoted nitrogen-doped carbon derived from metal organic framework for oxygen reduction reaction.”  Applied Surface Science, accepted (2019).


  1. Y. Dong, C. Wu, C. Zhang, Y. Liu, J. L. Cheng*, and J. Lin*. “Deep learning bandgaps of topologically doped graphene.” arXiv:1809.10860 (2018).
  2. Y. Ling,X. Zhuang, Z. Xu, Y. Xie, X. Zhu, Y. Xu, B. Sun, J. Lin*, Y. Zhang*, and Z. Yan* . Mechanically-assembled, three-dimensional hierarchical structures of cellular graphene with programmed geometries and outstanding electromechanical properties. ACS Nano, accepted (2018).
  3. B. Sun, R. N. McCay, S. Goswami, Y. Xu, C. Zhang, Y. Ling, J. Lin*, and Z. Yan*.  Gas-permeable, multifunctional on-skin electronics based on laser-induced porous graphene and sugar-templated elastomer spongesAdvanced Materials, doi: 10.1002/adma.201804327 (2018).
  4. H. Deng, C. Zhang, J. W. Su, Xie, Y. C. Zhang, and J. Lin*. “Bioinspired multi-responsive soft actuators controlled by laser tailored graphene structures.” Journal of Materials Chemistry B, DOI: 10.1039/C8TB01285G (2018).
  5. Y. Xie, C. Zhang, X. He, T. White, J. D. Demaree, M. Griep, J. Lin* . “Monolithic electrochemical cells for overall water splitting.” Journal of Power Sources 2018, 397, 37-43.
  6. Y. Dong, C. Zhang, M. Meng, M. M. Groves, J. Lin*. “Novel two-dimensional diamond like carbon nitrides with extraordinary elasticity and thermal conductivity.” Carbon 2018, 138, 319-324.
  7. Y. Dong, M. Meng, M. M. Groves, C. Zhang, J. Lin*. “Thermal conductivities of two-dimensional graphitic carbon nitrides by molecule dynamics simulation.” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2018, 123, 738-746.
  8. C. Zhang, Y. Xie, H. Deng, C. Zhang, J. W. Su, Y. Dong, J. Lin*“Ternary nickel iron phosphide supported on nickel foam as a high-efficiency electrocatalyst for overall water splitting.” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2018, 45 (15), 738-746.
  9. J. W. Su, X. Tao, H. Deng, C. Zhang, S. Jiang, Y. Lin, and J. Lin*. “4D printing of a Self-morphing Polymer Driven by Swellable Guest Medium.” Soft Matter 2018, 14, 765-772.
  10. S. Rismiller, M. Groves, M. Meng, Y. Dong, J. Lin*. “Water Assisted Liquefaction of Lignocellulose Biomass by ReaxFF Based Molecular Dynamic Simulations.” Fuel 2018, 215, 835-843.
  11. H. Deng, Y. Dong, C. Zhang, Y. Xie, C. Zhang, and J. Lin*. “An Instant Responsive Polymer Driven by Anisotropy of Crystal Phases.” Materials Horizons 2018, 5, 99-107 .


  1. Y. Dong, G. T. Martha, C. Zhang, J. Lin*. “Computational Study of Precision Nitrogen Doping in Graphene Nanoribbon Edges.” Nanotechnology 2017, 28, 505602.
  2. C. Zhang, J. W. Su, H. Deng, Y. Xie, Z. Yan*, and J. Lin*.”Rversible Self-assembly of 3D Architectures Actuated by Responsive Polymers.” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b14887.
  3. H. Deng, Y. Dong, J. W. Su, C. Zhang, Y. Xie, C. Zhang, M. Macshman, Y. Lin, and J. Lin*. “Bioinspired Programmable Gel Controlled by Swellable Guest Medium.” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017, 9 (36), 30900–30908.
  4. C. Diao, Y. Dong*, J. Lin.”Reactive Force Field Simulation on Thermal Conductivities of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene.” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2017, 112, 903-912.
  5. S. Ravula, C. Zhang, J. Essner, J. D. Roberston, J. Lin, and G. A. Baker. “Ionic liquid-assisted synthesis of nanoscale (MoS2)x(SnO2)1–x on reduced graphene oxide for the electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction.” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017, 9 (9), 8065–8074.
  6. C. Zhang, Y. Xie, H. Deng, T. Tumlin, C. Zhang, J. W. Su, P. Yu, and J. Lin*. “Monolithic and Flexible ZnS/SnO2 Ultraviolet Photodetectors with Lateral Graphene Electrodes“. Small 2017, 13(18), 1604197.


  1. Y. Dong, S. C. RismillerJ. Lin*. “Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Layered Graphene Clusters Formation from Polyimides under Extreme Conditions”. Carbon 2016, 104, 47-55.
  2. H Deng, C Zhang, Y Xie, T Tumlin, L Giri, S Karna, J Lin*. “Laser Induced MoS2/Carbon Hybrids for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Catalysts”. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2016, 4, 6824–6830. (Published as a special paper for Emerging Investigators 2016: Novel design strategies for new functional materials)
  3. A. O. Raji, T. Varadhachary, K.Nan, T. Wang, J. Lin, Y. Ji, B. Genorio, Y. Zhu, C. Kittrell, J. M Tour. “Composites of Graphene Nanoribbon Stacks and Epoxy for Joule Heating and Deicing of Surfaces”. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8 (5), pp 3551–3556


  1. Z. Peng, R. Ye, J. A. Mann, D. Zakhidov, Y. Li, P. R. Smalley, J. Lin*, and J. M. Tour*. “Flexible Boron-Doped Laser Induced Graphene Microsupercapacitors”. ACS Nano 2015, 9 (6), 5868–5875.
  2. R. Ye, Z. Peng, T. Wang, Y. Xu, J. Zhang, Y. Li, L. G. Nilewski, J. Lin, and J. M. Tour. “In Situ Formation of Metal Oxide Nanocrystals Embedded in Laser-Induced Graphene”. ACS Nano 2015, 9 (9), 9244–9259
  3. R. Ye, Z. Peng, A. Metzger, J. Lin, J. A. Mann, K. Huang, C. Xiang, X. Fan, E. L. G. Samuel, L. Alemany, A. A. Martí, J. Tour. “Bandgap Engineering of Coal-Derived Graphene Quantum Dots.” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, accepted.
  4. Z. Peng†, J. Lin†, R. Ye, E. Samuel, J. M. Tour. “Flexible and Stackable Laser-Induced Graphene Supercapacitors.” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7(5), 3414-3419.

Prior to 2014


  1. Y. Li, Z. Peng, E. Larios, G. Wang, J. Lin, Z. Yan, F. Ruiz-Zepeda, M. J. Yacaman, and J. M. Tour. “Rebar Graphene from Functionalized Boron Nitride Nanotubes.” ACS Nano 2014, 9 (1), 532-538.
  2. J. Lin, Z. Peng, Y. Liu, R. Ye, E. Samuel,F. Ruiz-Zepeda, M. Jose-Yacaman,B. Yakobson, J. M. Tour. “Laser-induced Porous Graphene from Commercial Polymers.” Nature Commun. 2014, 5, 5714
  3. J. Lin, H. Ji, M. Swift, W. Hardy, Z. Peng, X. Fan, A. H. Nevidomsky, J. M. Tour, and D. Natelson. “Hydrogen Diffusion and Stabilization in Single-crystal VO2 Micro/nanobeams by Direct Atomic Hydrogenation.” Nano Lett. 2014, 14(9), 5445-5451.
  4. H. Zhou, J. Zhu, Z. Liu, Z. Yan, X. Fan, J. Lin, G. Wang, Q. Yan, T. Yu, P. M. Ajayan and J. M. Tour. “High Thermal Conductivity of Suspended Few-Layer Hexagonal Boron Nitride Sheets.” Nano Res. 2014, 7(8), 1232-1240.
  5. Z. Yan, Z. Peng, G. Casillas, J. Lin, C. Xiang, H. Zhou,Y. Yang, G. Ruan, A.-R. O. Raji, E. L. G. Samuel, R. H. Hauge, M. Jose-Yacaman,J. M. Tour. “Rebar Graphene.” ACS Nano 2014, 8 (5), 5061-5068
  6. J. Lin, Z. Peng, G. Wang, D. Zakhidov, E. Larios, M. Jose-Yacaman, J. M. Tour. “Enhanced Electrocatalysis for Hydrogen Evolution Reactions from WS2 Nanoribbons.” Adv. Energy Mater. 2014, 4 (10), DOI: 10.1002/aenm.2013018
  7. Z. Yan, Y. Liu, L. Ju, Z. Peng, J. Lin, G. Wang, H. Zhou, C. Xiang, E. L. G. Samuel, C. Kittrell, V. Artyukhov,  F. Wang, B. I. Yakobson, and J. M. Tour. “Large Hexagonal Bi- and Trilayer Graphene Single Crystals with Varied Interlayer Rotations.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 126 (6), 1591-1595
  8. J. Lin, A. O. Rji, K. Nan, Z. Peng, Z. Yan, E. Samuel, D. Natelson, J. M. Tour, “Iron Oxide Nanoparticle and Graphene Nanoribbons Composite as an Anode Material for High-performance Li-Ion Batteries.” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2014, 24 (14), 2044-2048


  1. R. Ye, C. Xiang, J. Lin, Z. Peng, K. Huang, Z. Yan, E. Samuel, C. Hwang, G. Ruan, A. A. Martí and J. M. Tour. “Coal as an Abundant Source of Graphene Quantum Dots.” Nature Commun. 2013, 4:2943
  2. Z. Yan, Y. Liu, J. Lin, Z. Peng, E. Pembroke, H. Zhou, C. Xiang, A. O. Raji, E. Samuel, T. Yu,  B. I. Yakobson , J. M. Tour. “Hexagonal Graphene Onion Rings.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135 (29), 10755–10762
  3. G. Wang, A. C. Lauchner, J. Lin, D. Natelson, K. V. Palem, J. M. Tour. “High‐Performance and Low‐Power Rewritable SiOx 1 kbit One Diode–One Resistor Crossbar Memory Array.” Adv. Mater. 2013, 25 (34), 4789-4793
  4. J. Lin, Z. Peng, C. Xiang, G. Ruan, Z. Yan, D. Natelson, J. M. Tour. “Highly Conductive Graphene Nanoribbons and Nanostructured SnO2 Composite as Anode Materials for Li-ion Batteries.” ACS Nano 2013, 7 (7), 6001–6006. [Highlighted by ScienceDaily,, EE Times, IEEE Spectrum, and Manufacturing Engineering Magazine (Society of Manufacturing Engineers)]
  5. C. Xiang, C. C. Young, X. Wang, Z. Yan, C. Hwang, G. Cerioti, J. Lin, J. Kono, M. Pasquali and J. M. Tour. “Large Flake Graphene Oxide Fiber with Unconventional 100% Knot Efficiency and Highly Aligned Small Flake Graphene Oxide Fiber.” Adv. Mater. 2013,25 (33), 4592-4597
  6. C. Zhang, Z. Peng, J. Lin, Y. Zhu, G. Ruan, C. Hwang, R. H. Hauge, J. M. Tour. “Splitting of Vertical Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Carpet to a Graphene Nanoribbon Carpet and its use in Supercapacitor.” ACS Nano 2013, 7 (6), 5151–5159
  7. J. Lin, C. Zhang, Z. Yan,Y. Zhu, Z. Peng, R. H. Hauge, D. Natelson, J. M. Tour. “3-Dimensional Graphene Carbon Nanotube Carpets-based Microsupercapacitors with High Electrochemical Performance.” Nano Lett. 2013,13 (1), 72-78 (Top 20 downloaded paper in Dec, Jan and Feb. 2013)


  1. Z. Yan, J. Lin, Z. Peng, Z. Sun, Y. Zhu, L. Li, C. Xiang, E. L. Samuel, C. Kittrell,J. M. Tour. “Toward Synthesis of Wafer-scale Single-crystal Graphene on Copper Foil.” ACS Nano 2012,6 (10), 9110–9117
  2. J. Yao†, J. Lin†, Y. Dai, G. Ruan, Z. Yan, L. Li, L. Zhong, D. Natelson, J. M. Tour. “Highly Transparent Nonvolatile Resistive Memory Devices from Silicon Oxide and Graphene.” Nature Commun. 2012, 3:1101. [Reported by C&ENScienceDaily, EE Times Asia, IEEE Spectrum and Physics Org.]
  3. W Wang, S Guo, M Penchev, J Zhong, J. Lin, D Bao, V Vullev, M Ozkan, CS Ozkan. “Hybrid Low Resistance ultracapacitor Electrodes Based on 1-Pyrenebutyric Acid Functionalized Centimemeter-Scale Graphene Sheets.”  J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2012 (9), 6913-6920
  4. J. Lin, J. Zhong, D. Bao, J. Reiber Kyle, W. Wang, V. Vullev, M. Ozkan, C. Ozkan, “Supercapacitors Based on Pillared Graphene Nanostructures.” J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2012, 12(3), 1770-1775


  1. J. Reiber Kyle, A. Guvenc, W. Wang, M. Ghazinejad, J. Lin, S. Guo, C. S. Ozkan, M. Ozkan. “Centimeter-Scale High-Resolution Metrology of Entire CVD-Grown Graphene Sheets.”  Small 2011, 7, No. 28, 2599-2606
  2. S. Guo, J. Lin, M. Penchev, M. Ozkan, C. Ozkan. “Label Free DNA Detection Using Large Area Graphene Based Field Effect Transistor Biosensors.” J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2011, 11, 5258-5263
  3. A. Guvenc, J. Lin, M. Penchev, C. S. Ozkan, M. Ozkan. “Data Transmission Performance of Few Layer Graphene Ribbon Interconnects.” J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2011, 11, 4830-4837
  4. J. Lin, J. Zhong, J. Reiber Kyle, M. Penchev, M. Ozkan, C. Ozkan. “Molecular Absorption and Photodesorption in Pristine and Functionalized Large-area Graphene.” Nanotechnology 2011, 22, 355701


  1. J. Lin, M. Penchev, G. Wang, R. Paul,  J. Zhong, X. Jing, M. Ozkan, C. Ozkan. “Heterogeneous Graphene Nanostructures (HGN): ZnO Nanostructures Grown on Large Area Graphene Layers.” Small 2010, 6, No. 21, 2448-2452
  2. R. Paul, M. Ghazinejad, M. Penchev, J. Lin, M. Ozkan, C. Ozkan. “Synthesis of Pillared Graphene Nanostructure: a Counterpart of Three Dimensional Carbon Architecture.” Small 2010, 6, No. 20, 2309-2313
  3. J. Lin, D. Teweldebrhan, K. Ashraf, G. Liu, X. Jing, Z. Yan, R. Li, M. Ozkan, R. K. Lake, A. A. Balandin, C. S. Ozkan. “Gating of Single Layer Graphene Using Single-Stranded Deoxyribonucleic Acids.” Small 2010, 6, No. 10, 1150-1155


  1. Y. Ji, G. Qi, J. Lin.Rule-based Method for Generating Mechanical Kinematic Function Scheme.”  Journal of Zhejiang University (Engineering Science) 2007, Vol. 41, No. 8, 1265-1270



  1. J. Lin. “All-Polymer Flexible Energy Storage Devices.” Society of Plastic Engineer-ANTEC, March, 2015, Orlando, FL (Invited)
  2. J. Lin. “Compatible In-plane Microsupercapacitors for Wearable Electronics.” IDTechEx-Supercapacitors, 2014,  Santa Clara, CA, USA (Invited)
  3. J. Lin, G. Wang, D. Natleson, J. M. Tour. “SiOx Resistive Memory Device: Invisible Memory and 1D-1R 1Kbit Integration Applications.” NVMTS, 2013, Minneapolis, MN, USA (Invited)
  4. J. Lin, J. Zhong, D. Bao, J. Reiber-kyle, W. Wang, V. Vullev, M. Ozkan, C. S. Ozkan,  “Electrochemical Supercapacitor Based on Flexible Pillar Graphene Nanostructures.” IEEE DRC Proc.2011, 69th Annual, page 91-92, 10.1109/DRC.2011.5994429