JUL C&EN features our work for “Durable, Stretchable Coating Repels Water".
JUL NanotechWeb features our work for “Hydrogel Matrix for Superhydrophobic Surfaces".
JUL Lele and Yu’s paper on "Self-assembled LiFePO4 nanowires" was accepted for publications in Chem. Comm..
JUN Yaqun and Ye’s paper on "Multifunctional Superhydrophobic Surfaces Templated From Innately Microstructured Hydrogel Matrix" is published in Nano Lett..
JUN Dr. Yu was invited to 2nd Graphene Chinese Youth Forum hosted in Harbin Institute of Tech. Thanks for kind invitation.
JUN Dr. Yu has been invited to ‘2014 International Symposium on Electrochemical Energy’ hosted in Shanghai Jiaotong University and ‘9th Sino-US Symposium on Nanoscale Science and Technology’ in Tianjin. Thanks for invitations.
MAY Dr. Yu has been invited to serve as panelist for two NSF programs. Thanks for kind invitation.
MAY Junior undergrad Chris Tran joined our group for summer research experience. Welcome aboard, Chris!
MAY Dr. Yu has been invited to 2014 Lithium Battery Power Conference hosted by Knowledge Foundation. Thanks and cheers!
MAY Dr. Yu gave an invited talk in the Battery Division at 225th Electrochemical Society Meeting in Orlando. Thanks and cheers!
MAY Our recent work on "single crystalline LiFePO4 nanosheets as high-rate cathode" published in Nano Letters in April becomes Most Read Articles!
APR Dr. Yu has been invited to give talks at both MRS and ACS 2014 Fall meetings in Boston and San Francisco. Thanks for kind invitations.
APR NanotechWeb highlights our work for “Facet-controlled nanosheets Improve Li-ion batteries”.
APR Our recent work on "single crystalline LiFePO4 nanosheets as high-rate cathode" has been published in Nano Lett..
APR Dr. Yu is profiled as one of emerging investigators in J. Mater. Chem.
MAR Dr. Yu attended the ACS Spring Meeting in Dallas and lead organized the symp on “2D Materials for Energy and Fuels”. He has been invited to co-organize the Fall Meeting on “Carbon Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage”.
MAR Our recent work on "4V-based Lithium-bromine rechargeable battery based on hybrid aqueous/aprotic electrolytes" is accepted for publication in Energy Environ. Sci..
MAR Our recent work on "Polypyrrole hydrogels based flexible supercapacitor" is published in J. Mater. Chem. A, and soon it becomes the TOP 10 Most Read.
MAR Our group participated in the Explore UT Event--'The Biggest Open House in Texas', arising the public awareness of 'nanoscience for energy challenges'.
FEB Our group reached out to 'Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day' (Girl Day), introducing to the g...
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