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Selected Peer Review Publications


  1. Shi, X., He, J. Thermopower and harvesting heat , Science, 371, 343 (2021).

  2. Tsai Y.-F., Wei, P.-C., Chang, L., Wang, K.-K., Yang, C.-C., Lai, Y.-C., Hsing, C.-C., Wei, C.-M., He. J., Snyder, J. G., Wu, H.-J., Compositional fluctuations locked by athermal transformation yielding high thermoelectric performance in GeTe , Advanced Materials, 2005612 (2021). Selected as the inside back cover.

  3. Hu, L. P., Meng, F. C., Zhou, Y. J., Li, J. B., Benton A., Li, J. Q., Liu, F. S., Zhang, C. H., Xie, H. P., and He, J., Leveraging deep levels in narrow bandgap Bi0.5Sb1.5Te3 for record-high zTave near room temperature , Advance Functional Materials, 2005202 (2020).

  4. Meng, F., Sun, S., Ma, J., Chronister, C., He, J., Li, W. Anisotropic thermoelectric figure-of-merit in Mg3Sb2 , Materials Today Physics 13, 100217 (2020).

  5. Wei, T.-R., Jin, M., Wang, Y., Chen, H., Gao, Z., Zhao, K. Qiu, P., Shan, Z., Jiang, J., Li. R., Chen, L., He, J., Shi, X., Exceptional plasticity in the bulk single-crystalline van der Waals semiconductor InSe , Science 369, 542-545 (2020).

  6. Lyu, T., Yang, Q., Meng, F., He, J., Benton, A., Chronister, C., Li, Z., Xu, G. Enhancing thermoelectric performance of Sn1-xSb2x/3Te via synergistic charge balanced compensation doping , Chemical Engineering Journal 404, 126925 (2020).

  7. Xu, Q., Sanyin, Q., Ming, C., Pengfei, Q., Yao, Q., Zhu, C., Wei, T., He, J., Shi, X., Chen, L., Conformal organic-inorganic semiconductor composites for flexible thermoelectrics , Energy and Environmental Science 13, 511 (2020).

  8. Meng, F., Sun, S., Ma, J., Chronister, C., He, J., Li, W., Anistropic thermoelectric figure-of-merit in Mg3Sb2 , Materials Today Physics 13, 100217 (2020).

  9. Shen, X., Xia, Y., Yang, C., Zhang, Z., Li, S., Tung, Y., Benton, A., Zhang, X., Lu, X., Wang, G., He, J., Zhou, X., High Thermoelectric Performance in Sulfide-Type Argyrodites Compound Ag8Sn(S1-xSeX)6 Enabled by Ultralow Lattice Thermal Conductivity Extended Cubic Phase Regime , Advanced Functional Materials (2020).

  10. Liang, J., Wang, T., Qiu, P., Yang, S., Ming, C., Chen, H., Song, Q., Zhao, K., Wei, T., Ren, D., Sun, Y., Shi, X., He, J., Chen, L., Flexible thermoecltrics: from silver chalcogenides to full-inorganic devices , Energy and Environmental Science, 12, 2983 (2019).

  11. Tu, L., Li, Z., Liu, Y., He, J., Zhou, D., Yang, Q., Zheng, H., Sun, Z., Xu, G., Improving thermoelectric performance of (BiO. 2Sb0. 8) 2 (Te0. 97Se0. 03) 3 via Sm-doping , Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 787, 909 (2019).

  12. Sun, S., Meng, F., Xu, Y., He, J., Ni, Y., Wang, H., Flexible, auxetic and strain-tunable two dimensional penta-X 2 C family as water splitting photocatalysts with high carrier mobility , Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 7791 (2019).

  13. Meng, F., Ma, J., He, J., Li, W., Phonon-limited carrier mobility and temperature-dependent scattering mechanism of 3C-SiC from first principles , Physical Review B 99, 045201 (2019).

  14. Hu, L. P., Zhang, Y., Wu, H. J., Li, J. Q., Li, Y., McKenna, M., He, J.*, Liu, F. S., Pennycock, S. J., Zeng, X. R. Entropy engineering of SnTe: Multi-principal-element alloying leading to ultralow lattice thermal conductivity and state-of-the-art thermoelectric performance , Advanced Energy Mater. (accepted)

  15. Hu, L. P., Zhang, Y., Wu, H. J., Liu, Y. M., Li, J. Q., He, J., Ao, W. Q., Liu, F. S., Pennycock S. J., Zeng, X. R., Synergistic compositional-mechanical-thermal effects leading to a record high zT in n-type V2VI3 alloys through progressive hot deformation , Advanced Functional Materials 1803617 (2018).

  16. Sun, S. S., Meng, F. C., Wang, H. Y., Wang, H., Ni, Y. X., Novel two-dimensional semiconductor SnP3: high stability, tunable bandgaps and high carrier mobility explored using first-principles calculations , Journal of Materials Chemistry A6, 11890 (2018).

  17. Mateti, S., Yang, K. Q., Liu, X., Huang, S. M., Wang, J. T., Li, L. H., Hodgson, P., Zhou, M. H., He, J., Chen Y., Bulk hexagonal boron nitride with a quasi-isotropic thermal conductivity , Advanced Functional Materials 28, 1707556 (2018).

  18. Hu, C. Z., Zeng. X. Y., Liu, Y. F., Zhou, M. H., Tritt, T. M., He. J.*, Jakowski, J., P R C Kent, Huang, J. S., Sumpter B. G., Effects of partial La filling and Sb vacancy defects on CoSb3 skutterudites , Physical Review B 95, 165204 (2017).

  19. Meng, F. C., Chen, X. N., Sun, S. S., He, J.*, Electronic and magnetic properties of pristine and hydrogenated borophene nanoribbons , Physica. E 91, 106 (2017).

  20. J. He and T. M. Tritt Advances in thermoelectric materials research: Looking back and moving forward , Science Vol. 357, Issue 6358 (2017)
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  21. P.C. Wei, S. Bhattacharya, J. He, S. Neeleshwar, R. Podila, Y.Y. Chen, and A.M. Rao. The intrinsic thermal conductivity of SnSe , Nature 539, E1 (2016).

  22. J.Y. Peng, L.W. Fu, Q.Z. Liu, M. Liu, J.Y. Yang, D. Hitchcock, M.H. Zhou, and J. He. A study of Yb0.2Co4Sb12-AgSbTe2 nanocomposites: simultaneous enhancement of all three thermoelectric properties , Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2, 73 (2014).

  23. P. Puneet, R. Podila, S. Zhu, M.J. Skove, T.M. Tritt, J. He, and A.M Rao. Enhancement of Thermoelectric Performance of Ball-Milled Bismuth Due to Spark-Plasma-Sintering-Induced Interface Modifications , Advanced Materials 25, 1033(2013).

  24. J. He, Y.F. Liu, and Ryoji Funahashi. Oxide thermoelectrics: The challenges, progress, and outlook , Journal of Materials Research 26, 1762 (2011).

  25. W.J. Xie, J. He, H.J. Kang, X.F. Tang, S. Zhu, M. Laver, S.Y. Wang, J.R.D. Copley, C.M. Brown, Q.J. Zhang, and T.M. Tritt. Identifying the specific nanostructures responsible for the high thermoelectric performance of (Bi,Sb)2Te3 nanocomposites , Nano Letters 10, 3283 (2010).

  26. R. Podila, W. Queen, A. Nath, J.T. Arantes, A.L. Schoenhalz, A. Fazzio, G.M. Dalpian, J. He, S.J. Hwu, M.J. Skove, and Apparao M Rao. Origin of FM Ordering in Pristine Micro- and Nanostructured ZnO , Nano Letters 10, 1383 (2010).

  27. J. He, D. Hitchcock, I. Bredeson, N. Hickman, T.M. Tritt, and S.N. Zhang. Probing lattice dynamics of Cd2Re2O7 pyrochlore: Thermal transport and thermodynamics study , Physical Review B 81, 134302 (2010).

  28. C. Yu, T.J. Zhu, R.Z. Shi, Y. Zhang, X.B. Zhao, and Jian He. High-performance half-Heusler thermoelectric materials Hf1-xZrxNiSn1-ySby prepared by levitation melting and spark plasma sintering , Acta Materialia 57, 2757 (2009).

  29. Q. Zhang, J. He, T.J. Zhu, S.N. Zhang, X.B. Zhao, and T.M. Tritt. High figures of merit and natural nanostructures in Mg2Si0.4Sn0.6Mg2Si0.4Sn0.6 based thermoelectric materials , Applied Physics Letters 93, 102109 (2008).

  30. J.C. Petersen, M.D. Caswell, J.S. Dodge, I.A. Sergienko, J. He, R.Y. Jin, and D. Mandrus. Nonlinear optical signatures of the tensor order in Cd2Re2O7 , Nature Physics 2, 605 (2006).



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