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April 8, 2019 – Jyoti is named as a Schmidt Science Fellow.

March 5, 2019 – Guoyu and Xiangbiao’s perspective on “Designing Flexible Lithium-Ion Batteries by Structural Engineering” gets published on ACS Energy Letters, is among the journal’s most read articles for February.

February 18, 2019 – Qian and Weiheng’s paper, titled “Full Dissolution of Li2S8 to Li2S in Safe Eutectic Solvent for Rechargeable Lithium-Sulfur Batteries“, gets accepted for publication in Angewandte Chemie, International Edition.

December 07, 2018 – Xiangbiao’s paper, titled “High‐Energy‐Density Foldable Battery Enabled by Zigzag‐Like Design“, gets published in Advanced Energy Materials.

October 19, 2018 – Jyoti’s paper, titled “Hierarchically porous polymer coatings for highly efficient passive daytime radiative cooling“, gets published in Science.

August 31, 2018 – Pencheng’s paper, titled “PVDF/Palygorskite Nanowire Composite Electrolyte for 4 V Rechargeable Lithium Batteries with High Energy Density“, gets published in Nano Letters.

July 31, 2018 -Jyoti’s paper, titled “Li4Ti5O12: A Visible-to-Infrared Broadband Electrochromic Material for Optical and Thermal Management“, gets published in Advanced Functional Materials.

July 30, 2018 – Qian’s paper, titled “Operando and three-dimensional visualization of anion depletion and lithium growth by stimulated Raman scattering micrscopy“, gets published in Nature Communications.

May 31, 2018 –  Master students Nathan, Weiheng and Yuxiang are going to UIUC, ASU and University of Houston for Ph.D. study, respectively. Congrats!

May 17, 2018 – Jyoti is a finalist at the 2018 Elsevier Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge and presents in the 3d Elsevier Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Germany.

March, 2018 -Yali’s paper “Visualizing Ion Diffusion in Battery Systems by Fluorescence Microscopy: A Case Study on the Dissolution of LiMn2O4.“, gets published in Nano Energy.

January 31, 2018 – Guoyu’s paper, titled” Bio-inspired, spine-like flexible rechargeable lithium-ion batteries with high energy density” , gets published in Advanced Materials.

August 31, 2017 – Yuan’s perspective on “Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical Cycle for Low-grade Heat Harvesting” gets published in ACS Energy Letters.

August 28, 2017 – Jyoti’s paper, titled “Scalable, “Dip-and-Dry” Fabrication of a Wide-Angle Plasmonic Selective Absorber for High-Efficiency Solar–Thermal Energy Conversion“, gets published in Advanced Materials.

June 15, 2017 – Yuan wins the Scialog Fellowship for Advanced Energy Storage.

June 6, 2017 – Yuan wins Columbia RISE award together with Prof Wei Min in Chemistry on investigating ion transport in battery electrolyte.

June 1, 2017 – Masters student alumni from the group received Ph.D. offers from top universities in USA. University of Michigan for Sicen Du, Purdue University for Pengyu Xu, Georgia Tech for Shui Jing. Congratulations!

Apr 14, 2017 – Haowei, Pengyu and Mingqiang’s paper, titled “A Flexible Solid Composite Electrolyte with Vertically Aligned and Connected Ion-Conducting Nanoparticles for Lithium Batteries“, gets published in Nano Letters. Research gets featured on NSF’s twitter page on Apr 26!

Aug 03, 2016 – Zeyuan’s paper, “An Ambient-air Stable Lithiated Anode for Rechargeable Li-ion Batteries with High Energy Density“, gets accepted for publication at Nano Letters.

Aug 01, 2016 – Professor Yang receives seed funding from Columbia MRSEC!

Aug 31, 2015 – Yuan joins Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy at Columbia University as a core faculty member!

Jul 01, 2016 Haowei joins the group as a Ph.D. candidate. Welcome!

Feb 22, 2016 Yali joins the group as a postdoc. Welcome!

Aug 3, 2015 Zeyuan joins the group as a postdoc. Welcome!

Jul 01, 2015 Jyoti joins the group as a Ph.D. candidate. Welcome!