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[126] J. Zhao, Z. Xu, Z. Zhou, S. Xi, Y. Xia, Q. Zhang, L. Huang, L. Mei, Y. Jiang, J. Gao*, Z. Zeng*, C. Tan*, A Safe Flexible Self-Powered Wristband System by Integrating Defective MnO2-x Nanosheet-Based Zinc-Ion Batteries with Perovskite Solar Cells. ACS Nano 2021, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.1c03341. Link

[125] C. Chen, S. Mao, C. Tan*, Z. Wang, Y. Ge, Q. Ma, X. Zhang, G. Qi, J. Xu, Z. Fan, Y. Wang*, General Synthesis of Ordered Mesoporous Carbonaceous Hybrid Nanostructures with Molecularly Dispersed Polyoxometallates. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021, DOI: 10.1002/anie.202104028. Link

[124] W. Zhai, T. Xiong, Z. He, S. Lu, Z. Lai, Q. He, C. Tan*, H. Zhang*, ....... Adv. Mater., 2021, 33, 2006661. Link

[123] Z. Zhou, X. Wang, H. Zhang, H. Huang, L. Sun, L. Ma, Y. Du, C. Pei, Q. Zhang, H. Li, L. Ma, L. Gu, Z. Liu, L. Cheng*, C. Tan*Activating Layered Metal Oxide Nanomaterials via Structural Engineering as Biodegradable Nanoagents for Photothermal Cancer Therapy. Small, 2021, 17, 2007486 (Front Cover). Link

[122] Z. Lai, A. Chaturvedi, Z. Shi, J. Zhao, T. H. Tran, B. Chen, Y. Huang, X. Cao, Q. He, Z. Zeng, C. Tan*, H. Zhang*, High‐Yield Exfoliation of Ultrathin 2D Ni3Cr2P2S9 and Ni3Cr2P2Se9 Nanosheets. Small, 2021, 17, 2006866. Link
[121] J. Zhao, J. Zha, Z. Zeng*, C. Tan*, Recent Advances in Wearable Self-Powered Energy Systems Based on Flexible Energy Storage Devices Integrated with Flexible Solar Cells. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2021, (Invited Review for the 2021 Emerging Investigators Themed Issue). Link
[120] S. Wang, T. Hu, G. Wang, Z. Wang, D. Yan*, R. Liang*, C. Tan*, Ultrathin CuFe2S3 Nanosheets Derived from CuFe-Layered Double Hydroxide as an Efficient Nanoagent for Synergistic Chemodynamic and NIR-II Photothermal Therapy. Chem. Eng. J., 2021, 419, 129458Link
[119] H. Huang, J. Zha, S. Li*, C. Tan*, Two-Dimensional Alloyed Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanosheets: Synthesis and Applications. Chin. Chem. Lett., 2021,
[118] Y. Zhang, L. Xue, C. Liang, Y. Chen, J. Liu, C. Shen, Q. Li, Y. Duan, L. Yao, H. Zhang, Y. Cai*, C. Tan*, Z. Luo*, Two-Dimensional Metallic MoS2-Amorphous CoNi(OH)2 Nanocomposite for Enhanced Electrochemical Water Splitting in Alkaline Solutions. Appl. Surf. Sci., 2021, 561, 150079. Link

[117] Z. Zhou, L. Ma*, C. Tan*Preparation of Layered (NH4)2V6O16·H2O Nanosheets as an Anode for Li-Ion BatteriesChem. J. Chinese U., 2021, 42, 662-670. Link

[116] Z. Lai, Q. He, T. H. Tran, D. V. M. Repaka, Y. Sun, D.-D. Zhou, S. Xi, Y. Li, A. Chaturvedi, C. Tan, B. Chen, G.-H. Nam, B. Li, W. Zhai, Z. Shi, C. Ling, D. Hu, V. Sharma, Z. Hu, Y. Chen, Z. Zhang, Y. Yu, X. R. Wang, R. V. Ramanujan, Y. Ma, K. Hippalgaonkar*, H. Zhang*, Metastable 1T′-Phase Group VI Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Crystals. Nat. Mater., 2021, Link

[115] J. Liu, J. Huang, W. Niu, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Unconventional-Phase Crystalline Materials Constructed from Multiscale Building Blocks. Chem. Rev., 2021, 1215830–5888. Link
[114] S. Liu, Y. Xu, H. Yang, L. Liu, M. Zhao, W. Yin, , Y. Xu, Y. Huang​, C. Tan​, Z. Dai*H. Zhang*​, J. Zhang*X. Chen, Ultrathin 2D Copper(I) 1,2,4‐Triazolate Coordination Polymer Nanosheets for Efficient and Selective Gene Silencing and Photodynamic TherapyAdv. Mater., 2021, 33, 2100849. Link

[113] J. Ge, P. Yin, Y. Chen, H. Cheng, J. Liu, B. Chen, C. Tan, P. Yin, H. Zheng, Q. Li, S. Chen, W. Xu, X. Wang, G. Wu, R. Sun, X. Shan, X. Hong, H. Zhang*, Ultrathin Amorphous/Crystalline Heterophase Rh and Rh Alloy Nanosheets as Tandem Catalysts for Direct Indole Synthesis. Adv. Mater., 2021, 33, 2006711. Link 

[112] M. Ye*, J. Zha, C. Tan, Kenneth B. Crozier*, Graphene-Based Mid-Infrared Photodetectors Using Metamaterials and Related Concepts. Appl. Phys. Rev., 2021, AcceptedLink

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[111] Z. Zhou, B. Li*, C. Shen, D. Wu, H. Fan, J. Zhao, H. Li, Z. Zeng, Z. Luo*, L. Ma*, C. Tan*Metallic 1T Phase Enabling MoS2 Nanodots as an Efficient Agent for Photoacoustic Imaging Guided Photothermal Therapy in the Near-Infrared-II Window. Small, 2020, 16, 2004173. Link

[110] C. Tan, M. Amani, C. Zhao, M. Hettick, X. Song, D.-H. Lien, H. Li, M. Yeh, V. R. Shrestha, K. B. Crozier, M. C. Scott, A. Javey*, Evaporated SexTe1-x Thin Films with Tunable Bandgaps for Short-Wave Infrared Photodetectors. Adv. Mater., 2020, 32, 2001329. Link

[109] C. Zhao†, C. Tan†, D.-H. Lien, X. Song, M. Amani, M. Hettick, H. Y. Y. Nyein, Z. Yuan, L. Li, M. C. Scott, A. Javey*,  

Evaporated Tellurium Thin Films for p-Type Field Effect Transistors and Circuits. Nat. Nanotechnol., 2020, 15, 53-58. Link

[108] Y. Chen, Z. Lai, X. Zhang, Z. Fan, Q. He, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Phase Engineering of Nanomaterials. Nat. Rev. Chem., 2020, 4, 243-256. Link

[107] Y. Ge, Z. Huang, C. Ling, B. Chen, G. Liu, M. Zhou, J. Liu, X. Zhang, H. Cheng, G. Liu, Y. Du, C.-J. Sun, C. Tan, J. Huang, P. Yin, Z. Fan, Y. Chen, N. Yang, H. Zhang*, Phase-Selective Epitaxial Growth of Heterophase Nanostructures on Unconventional 2H-Pd Nanoparticles. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 18971-18980. Link

[106] J. Chen, G. Liu, Y. Zhu, M. Su, P. Yin, X. Wu, Q. Lu, C. Tan, M. Zhao, Z. Liu, W. Yang, H. Li, G.-H. Nam, L. Zhang, Z. Chen, X. Huang, P. M. Radjenovic, W. Huang, Z. Tian, J.-F. Li*, H. Zhang*, Ag@MoS2 Core-Shell Heterostructure as SERS Platform to Reveal the Hydrogen Evolution Active Sites of Single-Layer MoS2. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 7161-7167. Link

[105] M. Zhao, J. Chen, B. Chen, X. Zhang, Z. Shi, Z. Liu, Q. Ma, Y. Peng, C. Tan, X. Wu, H. Zhang*, Selective Epitaxial Growth of Oriented Hierarchical Metal-Organic Framework Heterostructures. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 8953-8961. Link

[104] Y. Peng, L. Li, C. Zhu, B. Chen, M. Zhao, Z. Zhang, Z. Lai, X. Zhang, C. Tan, Y. Han, Y. Zhu*, H. Zhang*, Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonding-Based Topology Regulation of Two-Dimensional Covalent Organic Frameworks. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 13162-13169. Link

[103] P. Yin, M. Zhou, J. Chen, C. Tan, G. Liu, Q. Ma, Q. Yun, X. Zhang, H. Cheng, Q. Lu, B. Chen, Y. Chen, Z. Zhang, J. Huang, D. Hu, J. Wang, Q. Liu, Z. Luo, Z. Liu, Y. Ge, X. Wu, X.‐W. Du, H. Zhang*, Synthesis of Palladium‐Based Crystalline@Amorphous Core-Shell Nanoplates for Highly Efficient Ethanol Oxidation. Adv. Mater., 2020, 32, 2000482. Link

[102] Y. Ge, Z. Shi, C. Tan, Y. Chen, H. Cheng, Q. He, H. Zhang*, Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials with Unconventional Phases. Chem, 2020, 6, 1237-1253. Link

[101] J. Cho, M. Amani, D.‐H. Lien, H. Kim, M. Yeh, V. Wang, C. Tan, A. Javey*, Centimeter‐Scale and Visible Wavelength Monolayer Light‐Emitting Devices. Adv. Funct. Mater., 2020, 30, 1907941. Link

[100] A. Chaturvedi, B. Chen, K. Zhang, Q. He, G.-H. Nam, L. You, Z. Lai, C. Tan, T. H. Tran, G. Liu, J. Zhou, Z. Liu, J. Wang, E. H. T. Teo, H. Zhang*, A Universal Method for Rapid and Large-Scale Growth of Layered Crystals. SmartMat, 2020, 1, e1011. Link

[99] J. Wang, J. Zhang, G. Liu, C. Ling, B. Chen, J. Huang, X. Liu, B. Li, A. Wang, Z. Hu, M. Zhou, Y. Chen, H. Cheng, J. Liu, Z. Fan, N. Yang, C. Tan, L. Gu, J. Wang, H. Zhang*, Crystal Phase-Controlled Growth of PtCu and PtCo Alloys on 4H Au Nanoribbons for Electrocatalytic Ethanol Oxidation Reaction. Nano Res.2020, 13, 1970-1975. Link

[98] B. Chen, G. Sun, J. Wang, G. Liu, C. Tan, Y. Chen, H. Cheng, J. Chen, Q. Ma, L. Huang, P. Chen, H. Zhang*, Transition Metal Dichalcogenide/Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Based Fibers as Flexible Electrodes for Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution.

Chem. Commun.2020, 56, 5131-5134. Link

[97] J. Huang, W. Niu, C. Li, C. Tan, P. Yin, H. Cheng, Z. Hu, N. Yang, Q. He, G.-H. Nam, H. Zhang*, In-Situ Probing of Crystal-Phase-Dependent Photocatalytic Activities of Au Nanostructures by Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy. ACS Mater. Lett., 2020, 2, 409-414. Link

[96] Y. Yu*, Q. Ma, C. Tan, H. Wang, Z. Hu, Q. Zhang, H. Zhang*, B. Zhang*, Preparation of Hierarchical Hollow Structures Assembled from Porous NiCo2O4 Nanosheets for Diesel Soot Elimination. EcoMat, 2020, 2, e2.12041. Link



[95] Q. He, Y. Liu, C. Tan, W. Zhai, G.-H. Nam, H. Zhang*, Quest for p-Type Two-Dimensional Semiconductors. ACS Nano, 2019, 13, 12294-12300. Link

[94] Z. Luo, C. Tan, Z. Lai, X. Zhang, J. Chen, Y. Chen, B. Chen, Y. Gong, Z. Zhang, X. Wu, B. Li, Y. Zong, L. Gu, H. Zhang*, A Simple Electrochemical Method for Conversion of Pt Wires to Pt Concave Icosahedra and Nanocubes on Carbon Paper for Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. Sci. Chin. Mater., 201962, 115-121. Link

[93] G. Zhang, M. Amani, A. Chaturvedi, C. Tan, J. Bullock, X. Song, H. Kim, D.-H. Lien, M. C. Scott, H. Zhang, A. Javey*, Optical and Electrical Properties of Two-Dimensional Palladium Diselenide. Appl. Phys. Lett.2019, 114, 253102. Link

[92] S. Han, K. Zhou, Y. Yu, C. Tan, J. Chen, Y. Huang, Q. Ma, Y. Chen, H. Cheng, W. Zhou, H. Zhang*, A General Method for the Synthesis of Hybrid Nanostructures Using MoSe2 Nanosheet-Assembled Nanospheres as Templates. Research, 2019, 2019, 6439734. Link

[91] Y. Hu, C. Tan, X. Lin, Z. Lai, X. Zhang, Q. Lu, N. Feng, D. Yang*, L. Weng*, Exonuclease III-regulated Target Cyclic Amplification-based Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Detection Using Ultrathin Ternary Chalcogenide Nanosheets. Front. Chem., 2019, 7, 844. Link 



[90] C. Tan, J. Chen, X. Wu, H. Zhang*, Epitaxial Growth of Hybrid Nanostructures. Nat. Rev. Mater., 2018, 3, 17089. Link

[89] C. Tan, Z. Luo, A. Chaturvedi, Y. Cai, Y. Du, Y. Gong, Y. Huang, Z. Lai, X. Zhang, L. Zheng, X. Qi, M. H. Goh, J. Wang, S. Han, X. Wu, L. Gu, C. Kloc, H. Zhang*, Preparation of High-Percentage 1T-phase Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanodots for Electrochemical Hydrogen Evolution. Adv. Mater., 2018, 30, 1705509. Link

[88] M. Amani†, C. Tan†, G. Zhang, C. Zhao, J. Bullock, X. Song, H. Kim, V. R. Shrestha, Y. Gao, K. B. Crozier, M. Scott, A. Javey*, Solution-Synthesized High-Mobility Tellurium Nanoflakes for Short-Wave Infrared Photodetectors. ACS Nano, 2018, 12, 7253-7263. Link

[87] X. Zhang, Z. Luo, P. Yu, Y. Cai, Y. Du, D. Wu, S. Gao, C. Tan, Z. Li, M. Ren, T. Osipowicz, S. Chen, Z. Jiang, J. Li, Y. Huang, J. Yang, C. Y. Ang, Y. Zhao, P. Wang, L. Song, X. Wu, Z. Liu, A. Borgna, H. Zhang*, Lithiation-Induced Amorphization of Pd3P2S8 for Highly Efficient Hydrogen Evolution. Nat. Catal., 20181, 460-468. Link

[86] Z. Lai, A. Chaturvedi, Y. Wang, T. H. Tran, X. Liu, C. Tan, Z. Luo, B. Chen, Y. Huang, G.-H. Nam, Z. Zhang, Y. Chen, Z. Hu, B. Li, S. Xi, Q. Zhang, Y. Zong, L. Gu, C. Kloc, Y. Du*, H. Zhang*, Preparation of 1T'-Phase ReS2xSe2(1-x) (x=0-1) Nanodots for Highly Efficient Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution Reaction. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018140, 8563-8568. Link

[85] Y. Peng, M. Zhao, B. Chen, Z. Zhang, Y. Huang, F. Dai, Z. Lai, X. Cui, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Hybridization of MOFs and COFs: A New Strategy for Construction of MOF@COF Core–Shell Hybrid Materials. Adv. Mater., 201830, 1705454. Link

[84] Q. Yun, Q. Lu, X. Zhang, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Three-Dimensional Architectures Constructed from Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanomaterials for Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201857, 626-646. Link

[83] S. Dong, Z. Wang, Y. Wang, X. Bai, Y. Fu, B. Guo, C. Tan, J. Zhang*, P. Hu, Roll-to-Roll Manufacturing of Robust Superhydrophobic Coating on Metallic Engineering Materials. ACS Appl. Mater. Interf., 2018, 10, 2174-2184. Link



[82] C. Tan, X. Cao, X.-J. Wu, Q. He, J. Yang, X. Zhang, J. Chen, W. Zhao, S. Han, G.-H. Nam, M. Sindoro, H. Zhang*, Recent Advances in Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials. Chem. Rev., 2017, 117, 6225-6331. Link

[81] C. Tan, L. Zhao, P. Yu, Y. Huang, B. Chen, Z. Lai, X. Qi, M. H. Goh, X. Zhang, S. Han, X.-J. Wu, Z. Liu*, Y. Zhao*, H. Zhang*, Preparation of Ultrathin Two-Dimensional TixTa1-xSyOz Nanosheets as Highly Efficient Photothermal Agents. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, 56, 7842-7846. Link

[80] C. Tan, Z. Lai, H. Zhang*, Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Multinary Layered Metal Chalcogenide Nanomaterials. Adv. Mater., 2017, 29, 1701392. Link

[79] X. Cao*, C. Tan, M. Sindoro, H. Zhang*, Hybrid Micro-/Nano-Structures Derived from Metal-Organic Frameworks: Preparation and Applications in Energy Storage and Conversion. Chem. Soc. Rev., 201746, 2660-2677. Link

[78] S. Han, X. Yang, Y. Zhu, C. Tan, X. Zhang, J. Chen, Y. Huang, B. Chen, Z. Luo, Q. Ma, M. Sindoro, H. Zhang, X. Qi, H. Li, X. Huang, W. Huang, X. W. Sun*, Y. Han*, H. Zhang*, Synthesis of WOn-WX2 (n=2.7, 2.9; X=S, Se) Heterostructures for Highly Efficient Green Quantum Dot Light-Emitting Diodes. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, 56, 10486-10490. Link

[77] Y. Huang, M. Zhao, S. Han, Z. Lai, J. Yang, C. Tan, Q. Ma, Q. Lu, J. Chen, X. Zhang, Z. Zhang, B. Li, B. Chen, Y. Zong, H. Zhang*, Growth of Au Nanoparticles on Two-Dimensional Metalloporphyrinic Metal-Organic Framework Nanosheets Used as Biomimetic Catalysts for Cascade Reactions. Adv. Mater., 201729, 1700102. Link

[76] Y. Peng, Y. Huang, Y. Zhu, B. Chen, L. Wang, Z. Lai, Z. Zhang, M. Zhao, C. Tan, N. Yang, F. Shao, Y. Han*, H. Zhang*, Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Covalent Organic Framework Nanosheets: Preparation and Application in Highly Sensitive and Selective DNA Detection. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017139, 8698-8704. Link

[75] Q. He, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Recent Advances in Cantilever-Free Scanning Probe Lithography: High-Throughput, Space-Confined Synthesis of Nanostructures and Beyond. ACS Nano, 201711, 4381-4386. Link

[74] B. Li, J. Quan, A. Loh, J. Chai, Y. Chen, C. Tan, X. M. Ge, T. S. A. Hor, Z. Liu*, H. Zhang*, Y. Zong*, A Robust Hybrid Zn-Battery with Ultralong Cycle Life. Nano Lett., 201717, 156-163.  Link

[73] H. Zhu, Z. Lai, Y. Fang, X. Zhen, C. Tan, X. Qi, D. Ding*, P. Chen*, H. Zhang*, K. Pu*, Ternary Chalcogenide Nanosheets with Ultrahigh Photothermal Conversion Efficiency for Photoacoustic Theranostics. Small, 201713, 1604139. Link

[72] Kenry, A. Geldert, Z. Lai, Y. Huang, P. Yu, C. Tan, Z. Liu, H. Zhang*, C. T. Lim*, Single-Layer Ternary Chalcogenide Nanosheets as a Fluorescence-based “Capture-Release” Biomolecular Nanosensor. Small, 2017, 13, 1601925. Link

[71] B. Chen, H. Bi, Q. Ma, C. Tan, H. Cheng, Y. Chen, X. He, L. Sun, T.-T. Lim, L. Huang, H. Zhang*, Preparation of Graphene-MoS2 Hybrid Aerogels as Multifunctional Sorbents for Water Remediation. Sci. Chin. Mater., 201760, 1102-1108. Link

[70] Y. Hu, Y. Huang, C. Tan, X. Zhang, Q. Lu, M. Sindoro, X. Huang, W. Huang, L. Wang*, H. Zhang*, Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanomaterials for Biosensing Applications. Mater. Chem. Frontiers, 20171, 24-36. Link



[69] C. Tan, W. Zhao, A. Chaturvedi, Z. Fei, Z. Zeng, J. Chen, Y. Huang, P. Ercius, Z. Luo, X. Qi, B. Chen, Z. Lai, B. Li, X. Zhang, J. Yang, Y. Zong, C. Jin, H. Zheng, C. Kloc*, H. Zhang*, Preparation of Single-Layer MoS2xSe2(1-x) and MoxW1-xS2 Nanosheets with High-Concentration Metallic 1T Phase. Small, 2016, 12, 1866-1874. Link

[68] X. Cao†, C. Tan†, X. Zhang, W. Zhao, H. Zhang*, Solution-Processed Two-Dimensional Metal Dichalcogenide-Based Nanomaterials for Energy Storage and Conversion. Adv. Mater., 2016, 28, 6167-6196. Link

[67] X. Wu, J. Chen, C. Tan, Y. Zhu, Y. Han, H. Zhang*, Controlled Growth of High-Density CdS and CdSe Nanorod Arrays on Selective Facets of Two-Dimensional Semiconductor Nanoplates. Nat. Chem., 2016, 8, 470-475. Link

[66] Z. Zhang, Z. Luo, B. Chen, C. Wei, J. Zhao, J. Chen, X. Zhang, Z. Lai, Z. Fan, C. Tan, M. Zhao, Q. Lu, B. Li, Y. Zong, C. Yan, G. Wang, Z. Xu*, H. Zhang*, One-Pot Synthesis of Highly Anisotropic Five-Fold-Twinned PtCu Nanoframes Used as a Bifunctional Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction and Methanol Oxidation. Adv. Mater., 201628, 8712-8717. Link

[65] J. Ping, Y. Wang, Q. Lu, B. Chen, J. Chen, Y. Huang, Q. Ma, C. Tan, J. Yang, X. Cao, Z. Wang, J. Wu, Y. Ying, H. Zhang*, Self-Assembly of Single-Layer CoAl-Layered Double Hydroxide Nanosheets on Three-Dimensional Graphene Network Used as Highly Efficient Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction. Adv. Mater., 201628, 7640-7645. Link

[64] X. Zhang, Z. Lai, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Solution-Processed Two-Dimensional MoS2 Nanosheets: Preparation, Hybridization and Applications. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201655, 8816-8838. Link

[63] F. Cao, M. Zhao, Y. Yu, B. Chen, Y. Huang, J. Yang, X. Cao, Q. Lu, X. Zhang, Z. Zhang, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Synthesis of Two-Dimensional CoS1.097/Nitrogen-doped Carbon Nanocomposites Using Metal-Organic Framework Nanosheets as Precursors for Supercapacitor Application. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016138, 6924-6927. Link

[62] Y. Wang, M. Zhao, J. Ping, B. Chen, X. Cao, Y. Huang, C. Tan, Q. Ma, S. Wu, Y. Yu, Q. Lu, J. Chen, W. Zhao, Y. Yi, H. Zhang*, Bioinspired Design of Ultrathin 2D Bimetallic Metal–Organic-Framework Nanosheets Used as Biomimetic Enzymes. Adv. Mater., 201628, 4149-4155. Link

[61] Z. Lai, Y. Chen, C. Tan, X. Zhang, H. Zhang*, Self-Assembly of Two-Dimensional Nanosheets into One-Dimensional Nanostructures. Chem, 20161, 59-77. Link

[60] Z. Luo, C. Tan, X. Zhang, J. Chen, X. Cao, B. Li, Y. Zong, L. Huang, X. Huang*, L. Wang*, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Preparation of Cobalt Sulfide Nanoparticle-Decorated Nitrogen and Sulfur co-Doped Reduced Graphene Oxide Aerogel Used as a Highly Efficient Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction. Small, 201612, 5920-5926. Link

[59] Q. Lu, M. Zhao, J. Chen, B. Chen, C. Tan, X. Zhang, Y. Huang, J. Yang, F. Cao, Y. Yu, J. Ping, Z. Zhang, X. Wu, H. Zhang*, In-situ Synthesis of Metal Sulfide Nanoparticles Based on Two-Dimensional Metal-Organic Framework Nanosheets. Small, 201612, 4669-4674. Link

[58] S. Li, K. Yang, C. Tan, X. Huang*, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Preparation and Applications of Novel Composites Composing of Metal-Organic Frameworks and Two-Dimensional Materials. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 1555-1562. Link


[57] C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Wet-Chemical Synthesis and Applications of Non-Layer Structured Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials. 

Nat. Commun., 2015, 6, 7873. Link

[56] C. Tan, P. Yu, Y. Hu, J. Chen, Y. Huang, Y. Cai, Z. Luo, B. Li, Q. Lu, L. Wang*, Z. Liu*, H. Zhang*, High-Yield Exfoliation of Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Ternary Chalcogenide Nanosheets for Highly Sensitive and Selective Fluorescence DNA Sensors. 

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 10430-10436. Link

[55] C. Tan, X. Qi, Z. Liu, F. Zhao, H. Li, X. Huang, L. Shi, B. Zheng, X. Zhang, L. Xie, Z. Tang, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Self-Assembled Chiral Nanofibers from Ultrathin Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 1565-1571. Link

[54] C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Epitaxial Growth of Hetero-Nanostructures Based on Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Nanosheets.

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 12162-12174. Link

[53] C. Tan, Z. Zeng, X. Huang, X. Rui, X.-J. Wu, B. Li, Z. Luo, J. Chen, B. Chen, Q. Yan, H. Zhang*, Liquid-Phase Epitaxial Growth of Two-Dimensional Semiconductor Hetero-Nanostructures. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 1841-1845. Link

[52] C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanosheet-Based Composites. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 2713-2731. Link

[51] C. Tan, Z. Liu, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Non-Volatile Resistive Memory Devices Based on Solution-Processed Ultrathin Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 2615-2628. Link

[50] Y. Chen, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, L. Wang*, Two-Dimensional Graphene Analogues for Biomedical Applications. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 2681-2701. Link

[49] J. Ge, D. He, L. Bai, H. Lu, R. You, H. Lu, Y. Lin, C. Tan, Y.-B. Kang, B. Xiao, Y. Wu, Z. Deng, W. Huang, H. Zhang, X. Hong*, Y. Li*, Ordered Porous Pd Octahedra Covered with Monolayer Ru Atoms. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015137, 14566-14569. Link

[48] X. Zhang, Z. Lai, Z. Liu, C. Tan, Y. Huang, B. Li, M. Zhao, L. Xie, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, A Facile and Universal Top-down Method for Preparation of Monodisperse Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanodots. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201554, 5425-5428. Link

[47] X. Hong, C. Tan, J. Liu, J. Yang, X. Wu, Z. Fan, Z. Luo, J. Chen, X. Zhang, B. Chen, H. Zhang*, AuAg Nanosheets Assembled from Ultrathin AuAg Nanowires. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015137, 1444-1447. Link

[46] X. Zhang, H. Xie, Z. Liu, C. Tan, Z. Luo, H. Li, J. Lin, L. Sun, W. Chen, Z. Xu, L. Xie, W Huang, H. Zhang*, Black Phosphorus Quantum Dots. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201554, 3653 -3657. Link

[45] Y. Zhang, B. Zheng, C. Zhu, X. Zhang, C. Tan, H. Li, B. Chen, J. Yang, J. Chen, Y. Huang, L. Wang*, H. Zhang*, Single-Layer Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanosheet-Based Nanosensors for Rapid, Sensitive, and Multiplexed Detection of DNA. 

Adv. Mater., 201527, 935-939. Link

[44] B. Chen, Q. Ma, C. Tan, T. T. Lim, L. Huang, H. Zhang*, Carbon-Based Sorbents with Three-Dimensional Architectures for Water Remediation. Small, 2015, 11, 3319-3336. Link

[43] Y. Zhang, C. Zhu, L. Zhang, C. Tan, J. Yang, B. Chen, L. Wang*, H. Zhang*, DNA-Templated Silver Nanocluster-Based Nanobeacons for Multiplexed Fluorescent DNA Analysis. Small, 201511, 1385-1389. Link

[42] Z. Fan, X. Huang, C. Tan, H. Zhang*, Thin Metal Nanostructures: Synthesis, Properties and Applications. Chem. Sci., 20156, 95-111. Link

[41] X. Hong, C. Tan, J. Chen, Z. Xu, H. Zhang*, Synthesis, Properties and Applications of One- and Two-Dimensional Gold Nanostructures. Nano Res., 20158, 40-55. Link

[40] J. Zhou, Y. Huang, X. Cao, B. Ouyang, W. Sun, C. Tan, Y. Zhang, Q. Ma, S. Liang*, Q. Yan, H. Zhang*, Two-Dimensional NiCo2O4 Nanosheet-Coated Three-Dimensional Graphene Networks for High-Rate, Long-Cycle-Life Supercapacitors. Nanoscale, 20157, 7035-7039. Link



[39] C. Tan, X. Qi, X. Huang, J. Yang, B. Zheng, Z. An, R. Chen, J. Wei, B. Tang, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Single-Layer Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanosheet-Assisted Assembly of Aggregation-Induced Emission Molecules to Form Organic Nanosheets with Enhanced Fluorescence. Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 1735-1739. Link

[38] Z. Zeng†, C. Tan†, X. Huang, S. Bao, H. Zhang*, Growth of Noble Metal Nanoparticles on Single-Layer TiS2 and TaS2 Nanosheets for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction. Energ. Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 797-803Link

[37] X. Huang†, C. Tan†, Z. Yin†, H. Zhang*, 25th Anniversary Article: Hybrid Nanostructures Based on Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials. Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 2185-2204. Link

[36] X. Hong, J. Liu, B. Zheng, X. Huang, X. Zhang, C. Tan, J. Chen, Z. Fan, H. Zhang*, A Universal Method for Preparation of Noble Metal Nanoparticle-Decorated Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Nanobelts. Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 6250-6254. Link

[35] Z. Yin, J. Zhu, Q. He, X. Cao, C. Tan, H. Chen, Q. Yan, H. Zhang*, Graphene-based Materials for Solar Cell Applications. 

Adv. Energy Mater., 2014, 4, 1300574. Link

[34] X. Huang, B. Zheng, Z. Liu, C. Tan, J. Liu, B. Chen, H. Li, J. Chen, X. Zhang, Z. Fan, W. Zhang, Z. Guo, F. Huo, Y. Yang, L. Xie, W. Huang, H. Zhang*, Coating Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials with Metal-Organic Frameworks. ACS Nano, 2014, 8, 8695-8701. Link

[33] H. Bi, X. Huang, X. Wu, X. Cao, C. Tan, Z. Yin, X. Lu, L. Sun*, H. Zhang*, Carbon Microbelt Aerogel Prepared by Waste Paper: An Efficient and Recyclable Sorbent for Oils and Organic Solvents. Small, 2014, 10, 3544-3550. Link

[32] L. Liu, C. Tan, J. Chai, S. Wu, A. Radko, H. Zhang, D. Mandler*, Electrochemically “Writing” Graphene from Graphene Oxide. Small2014, 10, 3555-3559. Link

[31] C. Xu, S. Peng, C. Tan, H. Tan, H. Zhang, Q. Yan*, Ultrathin S-doped MoSe2 Nanosheets for Efficient Hydrogen Evolution. 

J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 5597-5601. Link

[30] Y. Wang, X. Zhang, Z. Luo, X. Huang, C. Tan, H. Li, B. Zheng, B. Li, Y. Huang, J. Yang, Y. Zong, Y. Ying*, H. Zhang*, Liquid-Phase Growth of Platinum Nanoparticles on Molybdenum Trioxide Nanosheets: An Enhanced Catalyst with Intrinsic Peroxidase-like Catalytic Activity. Nanoscale, 2014, 6, 12340-12344. Link

[29] L. Xu, Z. Luo, Z. Fan, X. Zhang, C. Tan, H. Li, H. Zhang, C. Xue*, Triangular Ag-Pd Alloy Nanoprisms: Rational Synthesis with High-Efficiency for Electrocatalytic Oxygen Reduction. Nanoscale, 2014, 6, 11738-11743. Link

[28] Z. Zhou, Q. Wang*, C. Tan, Soft Matter Anion Sensing Based on Lanthanide (Eu3+ and Tb3+) Luminescent Hydrogels.

Soft Mater., 2014, 12, 98-102. Link



[27] C. Tan, X. Huang, H. Zhang*, Synthesis and Applications of Graphene-Based Noble Metal Nanostructures. Mater. Today, 2013, 16, 29-36. Link

[26] H. Bi, Z. Yin, X. Cao, X. Xie, C. Tan, X. Huang, B. Chen, F. Chen, Q. Yang, X. Bu, X. Lu, L. Sun*, H. Zhang*, Carbon Fiber Aerogel Made from Raw Cotton: A Novel, Efficient and Recyclable Sorbent for Oils and Organic Solvents. Adv. Mater., 201325, 5916-5921. Link

[25] W. Zhou, X. Wu, X. Cao, X. Huang, C. Tan, J. Tian, H. Liu*, J. Wang, H. Zhang*, Ni3S2 Nanorods/Ni Foam Composite Electrode with Low Overpotential for Electrocatalytic Oxygen Evolution. Energ. Environ. Sci., 2013, 6, 2921-2924. Link

[24] S. Wu, Q. He, C. Tan, Y. Wang, H. Zhang*, Graphene-Based Electrochemical Sensors. Small, 2013, 9, 1160-1172. Link

[23] X. Qi, C. Tan, J. Wei, H. Zhang*, Synthesis of Graphene-Conjugated Polymer Nanocomposites for Electronic Device Applications. Nanoscale, 2013, 5, 1440-1451. Link

[22] Z. Zhou, C. Tan, Y. Zheng, Q. Wang*, Electrochemical Signal Response for Vitamin B1 Using Terbium Luminescent Nanoscale Building Blocks as Optical Sensors. Sens. Actuators B: Chem., 2013, 188, 1176-1182. Link

[21] Y. Zheng, S. Pang, Z. Zhou, Q. Wang*, C. Tan, G. Zhong, Novel pH Induced Reversible Luminescent Lanthanide Hydrogels.

J. Clust. Sci., 2013, 24, 449-458. Link

[20] S. Pang, Y. Zheng, Z. Zhou, C. Tan, Q. Wang*, X. Li, From Molecule to Complex: Design of Smart Fluorescent Anion-Sensors. Opt. Mater., 2013, 35, 1157-1161. Link



[19] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Luminescent Cu2+ Probes Based on Rare-Earth (Eu3+ and Tb3+) Emissive Transparent Cellulose Hydrogels. J. Fluoresc., 2012, 22, 1581-1586. Link

[18] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Two Novel Europium (III) Centered Anion Receptors and Their Naked Eye Detections. Synth. Met., 2012, 162, 1416-1420. Link

[17] Y. Zheng, C. Tan, G. P. C. Drummen, Q. Wang*, A Luminescent Lanthanide Complex-based Anion Sensor with Electron-Donating Methoxy Groups for Monitoring Multiple Anions in Environmental and Biological Processes. Spectrochim. Acta A: Mol. Biomol. Spectrosc., 2012, 96, 387-394. Link

[16] Y. Zheng, Q. Wang*, C. Tan, Selective Signaling of Fluoride Anion Based on Imidazole Moieties. Luminescence, 2012, 27, 302-306. Link

[15] Q. Wang*, C. Tan, W. Cai, A Targetable Fluorescent Sensor for Hypochlorite Based on a Luminescent Europium Complex Loaded Carbon Nanotube. Analyst, 2012, 137, 1872-1875. Link



[14] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, C. C. Zhang, Optical and Electrochemical Responses of an Anthrax Biomarker Based on Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Covalently Loaded with Terbium Complexes. Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 12521-12523. Link

[13] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Reversible Terbium Luminescent Polyelectrolyte Hydrogels for Detection of H2PO4− and HSO4− in Water. Inorg. Chem., 2011, 50, 2953-2956. Link

[12] C. Tan, Y. Zheng, Q. Wang*, W. Zhang, S. Zheng, S. Cai, Recognition of H2PO4- and Cu2+ in Water by Luminescent Terbium Silica Xerogel. J. Fluoresc., 2011, 21, 1117-1122. Link

[11] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Photophysical Studies of Novel Lanthanide (Eu3+ and Tb3+) Luminescent Hydrogels. Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2011, 14, 515-518. Link

[10] Q Wang*, C. Tan, Terbium Hybrid Particles with Spherical Shape as Luminescent Probe for Detection of Cu2+ and Fe3+ in Water. Anal. Chim. Acta, 2011, 708, 111-115. Link

[9] Y. Zheng, C. Tan, Q. Wang*, C. C. Zhang, 2-(3-Pyridyl) Imidazole-4, 5-Dicarboxylic Acid Based Lanthanide Luminescent Anion Sensor. Solid State Sci., 2011, 13, 1687-1691. Link

[8] L. Zhang, C. Tan, Q. Wang*, C. C. Zhang, Anion/Cation Induced Optical Switches Based on Luminescent Lanthanide (Tb3+ and Eu3+) Hydrogels. Photochem. Photobiol., 2011, 87, 1036-1041. Link

[7] Y. Zheng, Y. Li, C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Anion Responsive Dibenzoyl‐l‐Cystine and Luminescent Lanthanide Soft Material. Photochem. Photobiol., 2011, 87, 641-645. Link

[6] L. Ma, L. Chen, J. Wen, Q. Wang*, C. Tan, Eu3+ Chelate with Phenanthroline Derivative Gives Selective Emission Responses to Cu (II) Ions. J. Organomet. Chem., 2011, 696, 829-831. Link


[5] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, L. Ma, Fluorescent‐Based Solid Sensor for HSO4- in Water. Photochem. Photobiol., 2010, 86, 1191-1196. Link

[4] C. Tan, Q. Wang*, Y. Zheng, Anion/Cation (H2PO4− and Fe3+) Induced Dual Luminescence Quenching Effect Based on Terbium Solid Sensor. J. Rare Earth., 2010, 28, 888-892. Link

[3] J. Lin, Q. Wang*, C. Tan, H. Chen, Luminescence Recognition Behavior Concerning Different Anions by Lanthanide Complex Equipped with Electron-Withdraw Groups and in PMMA Matrix. Synth. Met., 2010, 160, 1780-1786. Link

[2] Q. Wang*, C. Tan, H. Chen, H. Tamiaki, A New Fluoride Luminescence Quencher Based on a Nanostructured Covalently Bonded Terbium Hybrid Material. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 13879-13883. Link

[1] Q. Wang*, C. Tan, H. Tamiaki, H. Chen, Emission Response towards Three Anions (F-, HSO4- and AcO-) by a Luminescent Europium Ternary Complex with a 2-Rrylimidazole-1,10-Phenanthroline Conjugate. Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2010, 9, 791-795. Link