Zhi Li


Office Location

3668 PSB-N


Materials Chemistry

Organometallic Photochemistry


PhD Chemistry, UCSB, Fall 2017


            ·                           Zhi Li, Jason D.A. Lin, Hung Phan, Alexander Sharenko, Christopher M. Proctor, Peter Zalar, Zhihua Chen,                       Antonio Facchetti, Thuc-Quyen  Nguyen. “Competitive Absorption and Inefficient Exciton Harvesting: Lessons                                 Learned from BHJ OPVs Utilizing the Polymer Acceptor  P(NDI2OD-T2)”, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2014, DOI:                                     10.1002/adfm.201401367.

            ·                           Zhi Li, Guangrui He, Xiangjian Wan, Yongsheng Liu, Jiaoyan Zhou, Guankui Long, Yi Zuo, Yongsheng Chen.                “Solution processable rhodanine-based small molecule organic photovoltaic cells with high power conversion efficiency”, Adv.             Energy Mater.,? 2012, 2, 74-77.

·                   Guangrui He?Zhi Li, Xiangjian Wan, Yongsheng Liu, Jiaoyan Zhou, Guankui Long,  Mingtao Zhang and Yongsheng Chen. “Impact of dye end groups on acceptor–donor–acceptor type molecules for solution-processed photovoltaic cells”, J. Mater. Chem., 2012, 22, 9173-9180.

·                   Yanhui Hou, Huikai Wang, Zhi Li, Yongsheng Liu, Xiangjian Wan, Xiaosong Xue, Yongsheng Chen, Ao Yu. “Organic radicals based on phenalenyl and verdazyl units”, Tetrahedron Letters 52, 2011, 3670–3673.

·                   Jiaoyan Zhou, Xiangjian Wan, Yongsheng Liu, Guankui Long, Fei Wang, Zhi Li, Yi Zuo, Chenxi Li, Yongsheng Chen. A planar small molecule with dithienosilole core for high efficiency. Chemisty of Material, DOI: 10.1021/cm202588h.

·                   Chaoyong Liu, Lixia Long, Zhi Li, Bin He, Liuheng Wang, Jiapeng Wang, Xubo Yuan, Jing Sheng. Hollow poly(MPC-g-PEG-b-PLA) graft copolymer microcapsule as a potential drug carrier. Journal of Microencapsulation. Accepted after minor changes.

·                   Guankui Long , Xiangjian Wan , * Bin Kan , Yongsheng Liu , Guangrui He , Zhi Li ,Yawei Zhang , Yi Zhang , Qian Zhang , Mingtao Zhang , and Yongsheng Chen. Investigation of Quinquethiophene Derivatives with Different End Groups for High Open Circuit Voltage Solar Cells. Adv. Energy Mater. 2013. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201300046

·                   Guankui Long , Xiangjian Wan , * Jiaoyan Zhou , Yongsheng Liu , Zhi Li ,

Guangrui He , Mingtao Zhang , Yanhui Hou , Yongsheng Chen *. Isothianaphthene-Based Conjugated Polymers for Organic Photovoltaic Cells. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2012, 213, 1596−1603.

·                   Jiaoyan Zhou, Yi Zuo, Xiangjian Wan, Guankui Long, Qian Zhang, Wang Ni, Yongsheng Liu, Zhi Li, Guangrui He, Chenxi Li, Bin Kan, Miaomiao LI, and Yongsheng Chen. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 8484−8487.

·                   Jiaoyan Zhou, Xiangjian Wan, Yongsheng Liu, Yi Zuo, Zhi Li, Guangrui He, Guankui Long, Wang Ni, Chenxi Li, Xuncheng Su, and Yongsheng Chen*. Small Molecules Based on Benzo[1,2-b:4,5-b]dithiophene Unit for High-Performance Solution-Processed Organic Solar Cells. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 16345−16351.

·                   Guangrui He, Zhi Li, Xiangjian Wan, Jiaoyan Zhou, Guankui Long, Shuzhong Zhang, Mingtao Zhang, Yongsheng Chen. Efficient small molecule bulk heterojunction solar cells with high fill factors via introduction of ? -stacking moieties as end group. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013,1, 1801-1809.