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

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  1. Yuan Dong, Gahl T. Martha, C. Zhang, Jian Lin*. “Computational Study of Precision Nitrogen Doping in Graphene Nanoribbon Edges.” 2017, submitted.
  2. Y. Xie, C. Zhang, H. Deng, C. Zhang, N. E. Snyder, Y. Dong, and J. Lin*. “Rapid, in Situ Synthesis of Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure Electrocatalysts by Laser Induced Thermal Shock.” 2017, Submitted.
  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, Accepted.
  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, Accepted.
  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, accepted, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b13578.
  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, accepted.
  7. Y. Dong, S. C. RismillerJ. Lin*. “Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Layered Graphene Clusters Formation from Polyimides under Extreme Conditions”. Carbon, 2016, 104, 47-55.
  8. 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,  DOI: 10.1039/C5TA09322H (Published as a special paper for Emerging Investigators 2016: Novel design strategies for new functional materials)
  9. 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), pp 5868–5875

Before MU

  1. 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
  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
  5. 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.
  6. 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
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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)]
  17. C. Xiang, C. C. Young, X. Wang, Z. Yan, C. Hwang, G. CeriotiJ. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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)
  20. 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
  21. 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.]
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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. H. Zhou, Z. Yan, J. Lin, X. Fan, G. Ruan, G. Wang, Z. Peng, T. Yu, R. H. Hauge, J. M. Tour.  “Experimental Engineering of Thermal Conductivity by Controllable Fluorination in Graphene.” (Submitted, 2013)
  2. J. Zhong, J. Lin, M. Penchev, M. Ghazinejad, M. Ozkan, and C. S. Ozkan. “Morphology-Controlled Epitaxial Growth of InSb Nanowires by Chemical Vapor Deposition.” (To be submitted, 2014)


  1. J. M. Tour, J. Yao, J. Lin, G. Wang, K. Palem. “Addressable SiOx Memory Array with Incorporated Diodes.” WO Patent 2,013,032,983, 2013
  2. J. M. Tour, J. Lin, Z. Peng. “Graphene Nanoribbon and Nanostructured SnO2 Composite Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries.” US Patent, 2013, Pending
  3. J. M. Tour, C. Zhang, Z. Peng, J. Lin. “Splitting of a Vertical Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Carpet to a Graphene Nanoribbon Carpet and its use in Supercapacitors.” US Patent, 2013, Pending
  4. J.M. Tour, R. Ye, C. Xiang, J. Lin, Z. Peng. “Coal as an Abundant Source of Graphene Quantum dots.” US Patent, 2013,  pending
  5. J. M. Tour, Y. Zhu, L. Li, Z. Yan, J. Lin. “Graphene-Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Materials and Used as Electrodes.” US Patent, 2012, pending
  6. J. M. Tour, J. Lin, Z. Peng. “Laser-induced graphene from polymers and their use as platform electrodes for devices.” US Patent, 2014, pending


  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