Selected Publications

A radiative cooling structural material

Tian Li, Yao Zhai, Shuaiming He, et al, Ashlie Martini, Ronggui Yang, Jelena Srebric, Xiaobo Yin, Liangbing Hu. Science 364, 6442, (2019)

Cellulose Ionic Conductors with High Differential Thermal Voltage for Low-Grade Heat Harvesting

Tian Li, Xin Zhang, et al, Siddhartha Das, Ronggui Yang, Robert M. Briber, Liangbing Hu. Nature Materials, 18, 6 (2019)

Highlighted "Energy harvesters pick up power" Nature Index vol. 576 (2019)

A Nanofluidic Ion Regulation Membrane with Aligned Cellulose Nanofibers

Tian Li, Sylvia Xin Li, et al, Zuzanna Siwy, Mark Reed, Liangbing Hu, Science Advances, 5, 2, 4238 (2019)

Scalable and Highly Efficient Mesoporous Wood‐Based Solar Steam Generation Device: Localized Heat, Rapid Water Transport
Tian Li, He Liu, Xinpeng Zhao, Guang Chen, Jiaqi Dai, Glenn Pastel, Chao Jia, Chaoji Chen, Emily Hitz, Das Siddhartha, Ronggui Yang, Liangbing Hu, Advanced Functional Materials (2018)

Transparent, Anisotropic Biofilm with Aligned Bacterial Cellulose Nanofibers
Sha Wang, Tian Li, Liangbing Hu, Advanced Functional Materials (2018)

Wood Composite as an Energy Efficient Building Material: Guided Sunlight Transmittance and Effective Thermal Insulation
Tian Li, Mingwei Zhu, Bao Yang, Liangbing Hu. Advanced Energy Materials (2016).  Highlighted "Building materials: Transparent wood." Nature Energy 1 (2016)

High Saturation Intensity in InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Solar Cells and Impact on the Realization of the Intermediate Band Concept at Room-Temperature
Tian Li and Mario Dagenais, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110.6 (2017)

Enhanced Carrier Collection Efficiency and Reduced Quantum State Absorption by Electron Doping in Self-assembled Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Tian Li, Haofeng Lu, Lan Fu, Hark Hoe Tan, Chennupati Jagadish, Mario Dagenais. Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 053902 (2015)

Non-Resonant Below-Bandgap Two-Photon Absorption in Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Tian Li and Mario Dagenais, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 171101 (2015)

Below-bandgap Absorption in InAs/GaAs Self-assembled Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Tian Li and Mario Dagenais, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications (2014)

Challenges to the Concept of an Intermediate Band in InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Tian Li, Robert Bartolo, Mario Dagenais, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 141113 (2013)