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NMR analysis of passivated silicon quantum dots
Author(s):Sorenson, Blaire; Yang, Yongan; Cheng, Jifang; Williams, S. Kim R.
The increased demand for energy calls for the development of new approaches towards renewable energy sources. Solar energy is one of the most abundant energy resources that can be converted to thermal, chemical and electrical ...
Electrospinning lithium silicide and lithium germanide encapsulated carbon nanofibers for lithium ion batteries
Author(s):Taylor, Lauren; Cloud, Jacqueline E.; Yang, Yongan
Lithium silicide and lithium germanide encapsulated carbon nanofibers were explored for use in next generation lithium ion batteries. Both silicon and germanium have high theoretical charge capacities in comparison to the ...
Lithium silicide encapsulated porous carbon thin films for lithium ion batteries
Author(s):Bjarnason, Elsie V.; Yoder, Tara S.; Yang, Yongan
Improved energy storage is a critical component of reaching an energy-sustainable future. Lithium ion batteries are very promising due to their relatively high energy density, slow loss of charge when idle, and essentially ...
Novel synthesis of lithium sulfide nanocrystals for advanced rechargeable batteries, A
Author(s):McCeig, Miranda; Zhao, Yangzhi; Li, Xuemin; Wolden, Colin Andrew; Yang, Yongan
Synthesis of earth-abundant and nontoxic nanomaterials for sustainable energy: colloidal 3C-SiC quantum dots through a room temperature bottom-up method
Author(s):Davidson, Malcolm; Cloud, Jaqueline E.; Yang, Yongan
Motives for Silicon Carbide Quantum Dots: Enhanced intensity and chromatic quality as LED's; High intensity emission and low toxicity as biomarker candidates; Size dependent band gap; Applications in photo-electrolysis of ...
Lithium nitride coated lithium silicide as anode materials for lithium ion batteries
Author(s):Ke, John; Li, Xuemin; Yang, Yongan
Facile method for making monodispersed colloidal platinum nanocrystals, A
Author(s):Snow, Kyle; McCann, Kevin; Yang, Yongan
Engineering sulfur cathode materials for lithium-sulfur batteries
Author(s):Richie, Julianna; Li, Xuemin; Yang, Yongan
Catalytic properties of gold in direct alcohol fuel cells
Author(s):Schechter, Josh; Zhou, Yangzhi; Yang, Yongan
Synthesis, characterization and application of lithiated silicon as anode materials in lithium ion batteries
Author(s):Kersey-Bronec, Faith; Li, Xuemin; Yang, Yongan