Book Chapters:


7. Yip S.P., Shen L., Pun E.Y.B., Ho J.C. "Properties Engineering of III-V Nanowires for Electronic Application", in Nanowire Electronics, Ed. Shen G. and Chueh Y.L. (Springer, Singapore, 2018)


6. Xiu F., Ho J.C. "Inverted Silicon Nanopencil Arrays", in Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook: Hybrid Materials, Arrays, Networks, and Devices, Volume Two, Ed. Sattler K.D. (CRC Press, Florida, U.S.A., 2017)


5. Han N., Ho J.C. "Integrating Semiconductor Nanowires for High Performance Flexible Electronic Circuits", in Flexible Electronics: From Materials to Devices, Ed. Shen G. and Fan Z. (World Scientific, Singapore, 2015).


4. Liu X., Shi X., Liao L., Fan Z., Ho J.C. "Graphene, Nanotubes, and NW-based Electronics", in Nanomaterials, Polymers and Devices: Materials Functionalization and Device Fabrication, Ed. Kong E.S.W. (John Wiley & Sons, New Jersey, U.S.A., 2015).


3. Han N., Ho J.C. "One-Dimensional Nanomaterials for Energy Applications", in Nanocrystalline Materials: Their synthesis-structure-property relationships and applications, Ed. Tjong S.C. (Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2013).


2. Fan Z., Ho J.C., Huang B. "One-Dimensional Nanostructures for Energy Harvesting", in One-Dimensional Nanostructures: Principles and Applications, Ed. Zhai T., Yao J. (Wiley-Blackwell, New Jersey, U.S.A., 2012).


1. Fan Z., Ho J.C., Javey A. “Progresses and Challenges of Nanowire Integrated Circuitry”, in Nanoelectronics: Nanowires, Molecular Electronics, and Nanodevices, Ed. Iniewski K. (McGraw-Hill, New York, U.S.A., 2010).





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Google Scholar citation: 8007; H-index: 42 (updated on May 22nd, 2019)

Journal Impact Factor Journal Impact Factor
Chemical Society Review 40.182 Nature Materials
Advanced Materials
Advanced Energy Materials
Surface Science Reports 17.800 Journal of the American Chemical Society
ACS Nano
Advanced Functional Materials
Nano Energy
Advanced Science 12.441
Nature Communications 12.353 Angewandte Chemie – International Edition
Nano Letters 12.080 Journal of Materials Chemistry A 9.931
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 8.709 Biosensors and Bioelectronics
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8.097 Nano Research 7.994
Advanced Optical Materials
Journal of Materials Chemistry C
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 5.667
Advanced Electronic Materials 5.466 Advanced Materials Interfaces
ChemCatChem 4.674 Journal of Physical Chemistry C 4.484
Applied Surface Science 4.439 Talanta 4.244
Science Bulletin 4.136 Scientific Reports 4.122
Crystal Growth & Design 3.972 Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 3.906
Applied Physics Letters 3.495 IEEE Electron Device Letters 3.433
Nanoscale Research Letters 3.125


150. Li F., Yip S.P., Dong R., Zhou Z., Lan C., Liang X., Li D., Meng Y., Kang X., Ho J.C.* "Crystalline InGaZnO Quaternary Nanowires with Superlattice Structure for High-Performance Thin-Film Transistors", Nano Reserach, in press, 2019.


149. Zelewski S.*, Zhou Z., Li F., Kang X., Meng Y., Ho J.C.*, Kudrawiec R.* "Optical Properties of In2xGa2−2xO3 Nanowires Revealed by Photoacoustic Spectroscopy", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, in press, 2019.


148. Meng Y., Lan C., Li F., Yip S.P., Wei R., Kang X., Bu X., Dong R., Zhang H., Ho J.C.* "Direct Vapor-Liquid-Solid Synthesis of All-Inorganic Perovskite Nanowires for High-Performance Electronics and Optoelectronics", ACS Nano, in press, 2019.


147. Bu X., Wei R., Gao W., Lan C., Ho J.C.* "A Unique Sandwich Structure of CoMnP/Ni2P/NiFe Electrocatalyst for Highly Efficient Overall Water Splitting", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 12325-12332, 2019.


146. Wang L., Zou X.*, Lin J., Jiang J., Liu Y., Liu X., Zhao X., Liu Y.F.*, Ho J.C., Liao L.* "Perovskite/Black Phosphorus/MoS2 Photogate Reversed Photodiodes with Ultrahigh Light On/Off Ratio and Fast Response", ACS Nano, 13, 4804-4813, 2019.


145. Li D., Lan C., Manikandan A., Yip S.P., Zhou Z., Liang X., Shu L., Chueh Y.L., Han N.,* Ho JC.* "Ultra-Fast Photodetectors based on High-Mobility Indium Gallium Antimonide Nanowires", Nature Communications, 10, 1664, 2019.


144. Gao W., Wen D., Ho J.C.,* Qu Y.* "Incorporation of Rare Earth Elements with Transition Metal-Based Materials for Electrocatalysis: A Review for Recent Progress", Materials Today Chemistry, 12, 266-281, 2019.


143. Cai Z., Bu X., Wang P.*, Ho J.C., Yang J., Wang X.* "Recent Advances on Layered Double Hydroxide Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 5069-5089, 2019.


142. Yip S.P., Shen L., Ho J.C.* "Recent Advances in III‐Sb Nanowires: From Synthesis to Applications", Nanotechnology, 30, 202003, 2019.


141. Song L., Luo L., Li X., Liu D., Han N., Liu L., Qin Y., Ho J.C.,* Wang F.* "Modulating electrical performances of In2O3 nanofiber channel thin film transistors via Sr doping", Advanced Electronic Materials, 5, 1800707, 2019.


140. Chen Y.J., Chen C.W., Thomas S.R., Yen Y.T, Cheng L.T., Wang Y.C., Lin H., Fang M., Hsu C.H., Ho J.C., Hsieh T.P.,* Chueh Y.L* "Enhanced Power Conversion Efficiency in Solution-Processed Rigid CuIn(S,Se)2 and Flexible Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells Utilizing Plasmonic Au-SiO2 core-shell Nanoparticles", Solar RRL, 3, 1800343, 2019.


139.Liang X., Dong R., Ho J.C.* "Self-Assembly of Colloidal Spheres towards Fabrication of Hierarchical and Periodic Nanostructures for Technological Applications", Advanced Materials Technology, 4, 1800541, 2019.


138. Zhou Z., Lan C., Wei R., Ho J.C.* "Transparent Metal-Oxide Nanowires: Review and Issues for Harsh Electronics", Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 7, 202-217, 2019. [Inside Front Cover Article]


137. Lan C., Zhou Z., Wei R., Ho J.C.* "Two-Dimensional Perovskite Materials: from Synthesis to Energy-Related Applications", Materials Today Energy, 11, 61-82, 2019.


136. Lan C., Li D., Zhou Z., Yip S.P., Zhang H., Shu L., Wei R., Dong R., Ho J.C.* "Direct Visualization of Grain Boundaries in Two-Dimensional Monolayer WS2 via Induced Growth of CdS Nanoparticle Chains", Small Methods, 3, 1800245, 2019.


135. Tiwari A.P., Novak T.G., Bu X., Ho J.C.,* Jeon S.* "Layered Ternary and Quaternary Transition Metal Chalcogenide Based Catalysts for Water Splitting", Catalysts, 8, 551, 2018.


134. Sun J., Yin Y., Han M., Yang Z.*, Lan C., Liu L., Wang Y., Han N.*, Shen L., Wu X., Ho J.C.* "Nonpolar-Oriented Wurtzite InP Nanowires with Electron Mobility Approaching the Theoretical Limit", ACS Nano, 12, 10410-10418, 2018.


133. Su M., Zou X., Gong Y., Wang J., Liu Y, Ho J.C., Liu X.*, Liao L.* "Sub-kT/q Switching in In2O3 Nanowire Negative Capacitance Field-Effect Transistor", Nanoscale, 10, 19131-19129, 2018.


132. Wang Y., Zhou X., Yang Z., Wang F., Han N.*, Chen Y.*, Ho J.C.* "GaAs Nanowires Grown by Catalyst Epitaxy for High Performance Photovoltaics", Crystals, 8, 347, 2018.


131. Liang X., Dong R., Li D., Bu X., Li F., Shu L., Wei R., Ho J.C.* "Coupling of Nickel Boride and Ni(OH)2 Nanosheets with Hierarchical Interconnected Conductive Porous Structure Synergizes the Oxygen Evolution Reaction", ChemCatChem, 10, 4555-4561, 2018.


130. Chen Y.Z., You Y.T., Chen P.J., Li D., Su T.Y., Lee L., Shih Y.C., Chen C.W., Chang C.C., Wang Y.C., Hong C.Y., Wei T.C., Ho J.C., Wei K.H., Shen C.H.*, Chueh Y.L.* "Environmentally and Mechanically Stable Selenium 1D/2D Hybrid Structures for Broad-Range Photoresponse from Ultraviolet to Infrared Wavelengths", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 35477-35486, 2018.


129. Manno S., Manno F., Ahmed I., Ahmed R., Shu L., Li L., Xu S., Xie F., Li V.W., Ho J.C., Cheng S.H.*, Lau C.* "Spectroscopic examination of enamel staining by coffee indicates dentin erosion by sequestration of elements", Talanta, 189, 550-559, 2018.


128. Wang Z., Wang Y., Zhou X., Yang Z., Yin Y., Zhang J., Han N.*, Ho J.C.*, Chen Y. "Controlled Growth of Heterostructured Ga/GaAs Nanowires with Sharp Schottky Barrier", Crystal Growth & Design, 18, 4438-4444, 2018.


127. Zheng D., Fang H., Long M.*, Wu F., Wang P., Gong F., Wu X., Ho J.C., Liao L.*, Hu W.* "High-Performance Near-Infrared Photodetectors Based on p-type SnX (X=S, Se) Nanowires Grown via Chemical Vapor Deposition", ACS Nano, 12, 7239-7245, 2018.


126. Zhou Z., Lan C., Yip S.P., Wei R., Li D., Shu L., Ho J.C.* "Towards high-mobility In2xGa2−2xO3 nanowire field-effect transistors", Nano Research, 11, 5935-5945, 2018.


125. Ma Y., Zhang S., Chang C.R., Huang Z.Q., Ho J.C., Qu Y.* "Semi-solid and solid frustrated Lewis pair catalysts", Chemical Society Review, 47, 5541-5553, 2018.


124. Dong R., Lan C., Xu X., Liang X., Hu X., Li D., Zhou Z., Shu L., Yip S.P., Li C., Tsang S.W., Ho J.C.* "Novel Series of Qusai-2D Ruddlesden-Popper Perovskites Based on Short-Chained Spacer Cation for Enhanced Photodetection", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 19019-19026, 2018.


123. Liang X., Cheng Y., Xu X., Dong R., Li D., Zhou Z., Wei R., Dong G., Tsang S.W., Ho J.C.* "Enhanced Performance of Perovskite Solar Cells based on Vertical TiO2 Nanotube Arrays with Full Filling of CH3NH3PbI3", Applied Surface Science, 451, 250-257, 2018.


122. Yang Z., Yin Y., Sun J., Bian L., Han N., Zhou Z., Shu L., Wang F., Chen Y., Song A., Ho J.C.* "Chalcogen passivation: an in-situ method to manipulate morphology and electrical property of GaAs nanowires", Scientific Reports, 8, 6928, 2018.


121. Ma Y., Gao W., Zhang Z., Zhang S., Tian Z., Liu Y., Ho J.C., Qu Y.* "Regulating the surface of nanoceria and its applications in heterogeneous catalysis", Surface Science Reports, 73, 1-28, 2018.


120. Wei R., Fang M., Dong G., Lan C., Shu L., Zhang H., Bu X., Ho, J.C.* "High-Index Faceted Porous Co3O4 Nanosheets with Oxygen Vacancy for Highly Efficient Water Oxidation", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 7079-7086, 2018.


119. Gao W., Gou W., Zhou X., Ho J.C.*, Ma Y.*, Qu Y.* "Amine-modulated/engineered interfaces of NiMo electrocatalysts for improved hydrogen evolution reaction in alkaline solutions", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 1728-1733, 2018.


118. Gao W., Xia Z., Cao F., Ho J.C.*, Jiang Z.*, Qu Y.* "Comprehensive understanding of the spatial configurations of CeO2 in NiO for electrocatalytic oxygen evolution reaction: embedded or surface-loaded" Advanced Functional Materials, 28, 1706056, 2018.


117. Lan C., Zhou Z., Zhou Z., Li C., Shu L., Shen L., Li D., Dong R., Yip S.P., Ho J.C.* "Wafer-Scale Synthesis of Monolayer WS2 by Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition for High-Performance Flexible Photodetectors", Nano Research, 11, 3371-3384, 2018.


116. Bian L., Gao W., Sun J., Han M., Li F., Gao Z., Shu L., Han N., Yang Z.*, Song A., Qu Y.*, Ho J.C.* "Phosphorus doped MoS2 nanosheets supported on carbon cloths as efficient hydrogen generation electrocatalysts", ChemCatChem, 10, 1571-1577, 2018. [Inside Front Cover Article]


115. Guo P., Hossain M.K., Shen X., Sun H., Yang W., Liu C., Ho C.Y., Kwok C.K., Tsang S.W., Luo Y., Ho J.C., Yu K.M.* "Room-temperature Red-Green-Blue Whispering-Gallery Mode Lasing and White-Light Emission from Cesium Lead Halide Perovskites (CsPbX3, X = Cl, Br, I) Microstructures", Advanced Optical Materials, 6, 1700993, 2018.


114. Shen L., Yip S.P., Lan C., Shu L., Li D., Zhou Z., Wong C.Y., Pun E.Y.B.*, Ho J.C.* "Enhanced Negative Photoconductivity in InAs Nanowire Phototransistors Surface-Modified with Molecular Monolayers", Advanced Materials Interfaces, 5, 1701104, 2018.


113. Wang F., Song L., Zhang H., Meng Y., Luo L., Xi Y., Liu L., Han N., Yang Z., Tang J., Shan F.*, Ho J.C.* "ZnO Nanofiber Thin-Film Transistors with Low-Operating Voltages", Advanced Electronic Materials, 4, 1700336, 2018. [Inside Cover Article]


112. Zhang H., Meng Y., Song L., Luo L., Qin Y., Han N., Yang Z., Liu L., Ho J.C.*, Wang F.Y.* "High-Performance Enhancement-Mode Thin-Film Transistors Based on Mg-doped In2O3 Nanofiber Networks", Nano Research, 11, 1227-1237, 2018.


111. Gong F., Fang H., Wang P., Su M., Li Q., Ho J.C., Chen X., Lu W., Liao L., Wang J.*, Hu W.* "Visible to Near-Infrared Photodetectors Based on MoS2 Vertical Schottky Junctions", Nanotechnology, 28, 484002, 2017.


110. Wei R., Zhou X., Zhou T., Hu J.*, Ho J.C.* "Co3O4 Nanosheets with In-Plane Pores and Highly Active {112} Exposed Facets for High Performance Lithium Storage", Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 121, 19002-19009, 2017.


109. Lan C., Dong R., Zhou Z., Shu L., Li D., Yip S.P., Ho J.C.* "Large-Scale Synthesis of Freestanding Layer-Structured PbI2 and MAPbI3 Nanosheets for High-Performance Photodetection", Advanced Materials, 29, 1702759, 2017. [Frontispiece Cover Article]


108. Wei R., Fang M., Dong G., Ho J.C.* "Is Platinum a Suitable Counter Electrode Material for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction?" Science Bulletin, 62, 971-973, 2017.


107. Gao W., Yan M., Cheung H.Y., Xia Z., Zhou X., Qin Y., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.*, Chang C.R.*, Qu Y.* "Modulating Electronic Structure of CoP Electrocatalysts towards Enhanced Hydrogen Evolution by Ce Chemical Doping in both Acidic and Basic Media", Nano Energy, 38, 290-296, 2017.


106.Vinzons L.U., Shu L., Yip S.P., Wong C.Y., Chan L.L.H.*, Ho J.C.* "Unraveling the Morphological Evolution and Etching Kinetics of Porous Silicon Nanowires during Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching" Nanoscale Research Letters, 12, 385, 2017.


105. Fang M., Dong G., Wei R., Ho J.C.* "Hierarchical Nanostructures: Design for Sustainable Water Splitting", Advanced Energy Materials, 7, 1700559, 2017. [Inside Cover Article]


104. Dong G., Fang M., Zhang J., Wei R., Shu L., Liang X., Yip S.P., Wang F.Y., Guan L., Zheng Z.*, Ho J.C.* "In-Situ Formation of Highly Active Ni-Fe based Oxygen-Evolving Electrocatalysts via Simple Reactive Dip-Coating", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 11009-11015, 2017.


103. Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Dong G., Xiu F., Song L, Yang Z., Li D., Hung T.F., Han N.,* Ho J.C.* "Manipulating III–V Nanowire Transistor Performance via Surface Decoration of Metal-Oxide Nanoparticles", Advanced Materials Interfaces, 4, 1700260, 2017. [Back Cover Article]


102. Yang Z., Liu L., Yip S.P., Li D., Shen L., Zhou Z., Han N.*, Hung T.F., Pun E.Y.B., Wu X., Song A., Ho J.C.* "Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor-Compatible, High-Mobility, <111>-Oriented GaSb Nanowires Enabled by Vapor-Solid-Solid Chemical Vapor Deposition", ACS Nano, 11, 4237-4246, 2017.


101. Han N., Wang Y., Yang Z.*, Yip S.P., Wang Z., Li D., Hung T.F., Wang F.Y., Chen Y., Ho J.C.* "Controllable III-V Nanowire Growth via Catalyst Epitaxy", Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5, 4393-4399, 2017. [Front Cover Article]


100. Liang X., Zhang H., Li H.W., Shu L., Cheung H.Y., Li D., Yip S.P., Yang Q., Wong C.Y., Tsang S.W., Ho J.C.* "Enhanced Self-Assembly of Crystalline, Large-Area and Periodicity-Tunable TiO2 Nanotube Arrays on Varied Substrates", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9, 6265-6272, 2017.


99. Shen L., Pun E.Y.B.*, Ho J.C.* "Recent Developments in III–V Semiconducting Nanowires for High-Performance Photodetectors", Materials Chemistry Frontiers, 1, 630-645, 2017.


98. Yang Z.Y., Liu X.Q., Zou X.M., Wang J.L., Ma C., Jiang C.Z., Ho J.C., Pan C.F.*, Xiong J.*, Liao L.* "Performance Limits of the Self-Aligned Nanowire Top-Gated MoS2 Transistors", Advanced Functional Materials, 27, 1602250, 2017.


97. Liang X., Shu L., Lin H., Fang M., Zhang H., Dong G., Yip S.P., Xiu F.*, Ho J.C.* "Inverted Silicon Nanopencil Array Solar Cells with Enhanced Contact Structures", Scientific Reports, 6, 34139, 2016.


96. Zheng D.S., Fang H.H., Wang P., Luo W.J., Gong F., Ho J.C., Liao L.,*, Wang J.L.*, Hu W.* "High-performance ferroelectric polymer side-gated CdS nanowire ultraviolet photodetectors", Advanced Functional Materials, 26, 7690-7696, 2016.


95. Wang F.Y.*, Wang C., Wang Y., Zhang M., Han Z., Yip S.P., Shen L., Han N., Pun E.Y.B., Ho J.C.* "Diameter Dependence of Planar Defects in InP Nanowires", Scientific Reports, 6, 32910, 2016.


94. Guo P., Xu J., Gong K., Shen X., Lu Y., Qiu Y., X Ju., Zou Z., Wang C., Yan H., Luo Y.*, Pan A.*, Zhang H., Ho J.C., Yu K.M.* "On-Nanowire Axial Heterojunction Design for High-Performance Photodetectors", ACS Nano, 10, 8474-8481, 2016.


93. Fang M., Gao W., Dong G., Xia Z., Yip S.P., Qin Y., Qu Y.*, Ho J.C.* "Hierarchical NiMo-Based 3D Electrocatalysts for Highly-Efficient Hydrogen Evolution in Alkaline Conditions", Nano Energy, 27, 247-254, 2016.


92. Han N.*, Yang Z., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Li D., Hung T.F., Chen Y., Ho J.C.* "Crystal Orientation Controlled Photovoltaic Properties of Multi-Layer GaAs Nanowire Arrays", ACS Nano, 10, 6283-6290, 2016.


91. Gong F., Luo W., Wang J., Wang P., Fang H., Zheng D., Guo N., Wang J., Luo M., Ho J.C., Chen X., Lu W., Liao L.*, Hu W.* "High-Sensitivity Floating-gate Phototransistors Based on WS2 and MoS2", Advanced Functional Materials, 6, 6084-6090, 2016.


90. Wang Y., Yang Z., Wu X., Han N.*, Liu H., Wang S., Li J., Tse W.M., Yip S.P., Chen Y., Ho J.C.* "Growth and photovoltaic properties of high-quality GaAs nanowires prepared by the two-source CVD method", Nanoscale Research Letters, 11, 191, 2016.


89. Su M., Yang Z., Liao L.,* Zou X., Ho J.C., Wang J., Wang J.,* Hu W., Xiao X., Jiang C., Liu C., Guo T. "Side-Gated In2O3 Nanowire Ferroelectric FETs for High-Performance Nonvolatile Memory Applications", Advanced Science, 3, 1600078, 2016.


88. Han N.*, Yang Z., Shen L., Lin H., Wang Y., Pun E.Y.B., Chen Y., Ho J.C.* "Design and fabrication of 1-D semiconductor nanomaterials for high-performance photovoltaics", Science Bulletin, 61, 357-367, 2016.


87. Zou X.M., Huang C.W., Wang L.F., Yin L.J., Li W.Q., Wang J.L., Wu B., Liu Y.Q., Yao Q., Jiang C.Z., Wu W.W., He L., Chen S.S., Ho J.C., Liao L.* "Dielectric Engineering of Boron Nitride/Hafnium Oxide Heterostructure for High-Performance Two-Dimensional Field Effect Transistors", Advanced Materials, 28, 2062-2069, 2016.


86. Shen L., Yip S.P., Yang Z., F. Ming, Hung T.F., Pun E.Y.B., Ho J.C.* "High-Performance Wrap-Gated InGaAs Nanowire Field-Effect Transistors with Sputtered Dielectrics", Scientific Reports, 5, 16871, 2015.


85. Fang M., Ho J.C.* "Area-Selective Atomic Layer Deposition: Conformal Coating, Sub-Nanometer Thickness-Control and Smart Positioning", ACS Nano, 9,8651-8654, 2015.


84. Han N., Yang Z., Wang F.Y., Dong G., Yip S.P., Liang X., Hung T.F., Chen Y.*, Ho J.C.* "High Performance GaAs Nanowire Solar Cells for Flexible and Transparent Photovoltaics", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 20454-20459, 2015.


83. Wang J., Li S., Zou X., Ho J.C., Liao L.*, Xiao X., Jiang C., Hu W., Wang J., Li J. Integration of High-k Oxide on MoS2 by Using Ozone Pre-treatment for High Performance MoS2 Top-Gated Transistor with Thickness Dependent Carrier Scattering Investigation", Small, 11, 5932-5938, 2015.


82. Yang Z., Yip S.P., Li D., Han N.*, Dong G., Liang X., Shu L., Hung T.F., Mo, X., Ho J.C.* "Approaching the Hole Mobility Limit of GaSb Nanowires", ACS Nano, 9, 9268-9275, 2015.


81. Cheung H.Y., Yip S.P., Han N., Dong G., Fang M., Yang Z., Wang F.Y., Lin H., Wong C.Y.*, Ho J.C.* "Modulating Electrical Properties of InAs Nanowires via Molecular Monolayers", ACS Nano, 9, 7545-7552, 2015.


80. Dong G., Fang M., Wang H., Yip S.P., Cheung H.Y., Wang F.Y., Wong C.Y., Chu S.T.*, Ho J.C.* "Insight into the Electrochemical Activation of Carbon-Based Cathodes for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3, 13080-13086, 2015. [Inside Back Cover Article]


79. Zhang Z., Zou X., Xu L., Liao L.*, Liu W., Ho J.C., Xiao X.*, Jiang C., Li J. "Hydrogen Gas Sensor Based on Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Decorated Graphene Transistor", Nanoscale, 7, 10078-10084, 2015.  


78. Yen Y.T., Chen C.W., Fang M., Chen Y.Z., Lai C.C., Hsu C.H., Wang Y.C., Lin H., Shen C.H., Shieh J.M., Ho J.C.*, Chueh Y.L.* "Thermoplasmonics-Assisted Nanoheterostructured Au-decorated CuInS2 Nanoparticles: Matching Solar Spectrum Absorption and its Application on Selective Distillation of Non-polar Solvent Systems by Thermal Solar Energy", Nano Energy, 15, 470-478, 2015. [Front Cover Article]


77. Han N., Yang Z., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Dong G., Liang X., Hung T.F., Chen Y., Ho J.C.* "Modulating the Morphology and Electrical Properties of GaAs Nanowires via the Catalyst Stabilization by Oxygen", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 5591-5597, 2015.

76. Miao J., Hu W.*, Guo N., Lu Z., Liu X., Liao L.*, Chen P., Jiang T., Wu S., Ho J.C., Wang L., Chen X., Lu W. "High-Responsivity Graphene/InAs Nanowire Heterojunction Near-Infrared Photodetectors with Distinct Photocurrent On/Off Ratio", Small, 11, 936-942, 2015. [Inside Front Cover Article]


75. Wang J., Zou X., Xiao X., Xu L., Wang C., Jiang C., Ho J.C.*, Wang T., Li J., Liao L.* "Floating Gate Memory based Monolayer MoS2 Transistor with Metal Nanocrystals embedded in Gate Dielectrics", Small, 11, 208-213, 2015.


74. Fang M., Lin H., Cheung H.Y., Xiu F., Shen L., Yip S.P., Pun E.Y.B., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Polymer-Confined Colloidal Monolayer: A Reusable Soft Photomask for Rapid Wafer-Scale Nanopatterning", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6, 20837-20841, 2014.


73. Guo N., Hu W.*, Liao L.*, Yip S.P., Ho J.C., Miao J., Zhang Z., Zou J., Jiang T., Wu S., Chen X., Lu W.* "Anomalous Highly-Efficient InAs Nanowire Phototransistors Based on Majority Carrier Transport at Room Temperature", Advanced Materials, 26, 8203-8209, 2014. [Back Cover Article]


72. Lin H., Fang M., Cheung H.Y., Xiu F., Yip S.P., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Hierarchical Silicon Nanostructured Arrays via Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching", RSC Advances, 4, 50081-50085, 2014.


71. Yang Z., Han H., Fang M., Lin H., Cheung H.Y., Yip S.P., Wang E.R., Hung T.F., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Surfactant-assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition of High-performance Small-diameter GaSb Nanowires", Nature Communications, 5, 5249, 2014.


70. Zou X., Wang J., Chiu C.H., Wu Y., Xiao X., Jiang C., Wu W.W., Mai L., Chen T., Li J., Ho J.C.*, Liao L.* "Interface Engineering for High-Performance Top-Gated MoS2 Field Effect Transistors", Advanced Materials, 26, 6255-6261, 2014.


69. Han N., Wang F.Y., Yang Z., Yip S.P., Dong G., Lin H., Fang M., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Low-temperature growth of highly crystalline β-Ga2O3 nanowires by solid-source chemical vapor deposition", Nanoscale Research Letters, 9, 347, 2014.


68. Shi X., Dong G., Fang M., Wang F.Y., Lin H., Yen W.C., Chan K.S., Chueh Y.L., Ho J.C.* "Selective n-Type Doping in Graphene via the Aluminum Nanoparticle Decoration Approach", Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2, 5417-5421, 2014.


67. Fang M., Lin H., Cheung H.Y., Yip S.P., Xiu F., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Optical Nanoscale Patterning through Surface-Textured Polymer Films", Advanced Optical Materials, 2, 855-860, 2014. [Frontispiece Cover Article]


66. Zhang M.H., Wang F.Y.*, Wang C., Wang Y.Q.*, Yip S.P., Ho J.C. "Formation Mechanisms for the Dominant Kinks with Different Angles in InP Nanowires", Nanoscale Research Letters, 9, 211, 2014.


65. Leung S.-F., Zhang Q., Xiu F., Yu D., Ho J.C.*, Li D.*, Fan Z.* "Light Management with Nanostructures for Optoelectronic Devices", Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 5, 1479-1495, 2014.


64. Cheung H.Y., Lin H., Xiu F., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Ho J.C.*, Wong C.Y.* "Mechanistic Characteristics of Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching in GaAs", Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118, 6903-6908, 2014.


63. Miao J., Hu W.*, Guo N., Lu Z., Zou X., Liao L.*, Shi S., Chen P., Fan Z., Ho J.C., Li T., Chen X.*, Lu W. "Single InAs Nanowire Room-Temperature Near-Infrared Photodetectors", ACS Nano, 8, 3628-3635, 2014.


62. Lin H., Xiu F., Fang M., Yip S.P., Cheung H.Y., Wang F.Y., Han N., Chan K.S., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Rational Design of Inverted Nanopencil Arrays for Cost-Effective, Broadband and Omnidirectional Light Harvesting", ACS Nano, 8, 3752-3760, 2014.


61. Xiu F., Lin H., Fang M., Dong G., Yip S.P., Ho J.C.* "Fabrication and Enhanced Light Trapping Properties of Three-dimensional Silicon Nanostructures for Photovoltaic Applications", Pure and Applied Chemistry, 86, 557-573, 2014.


60. Fang M., Han N., Wang F.Y., Yang Z., Yip S.P., Dong G., Hou J.J, Chueh Y.L., Ho J.C.* "III–V Nanowires: Synthesis, Property Manipulations and Devices Applications", Journal of Nanomaterials, 2014, 702859, 2014.


59. Lee C.M., Chan K.S.*, Ho J.C. "Effect of negatively charged impurity on graphene magnetic rings", Journal of the Physical Society of Japan, 83, 034007, 2014.


58. Liu F, Wong M.M.K., Chiu, S.K., Lin H., Ho J.C., Pang S.W.* "Effects of Nanoparticle Size and Cell Types on High Sensitivity Cell Detection using Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensor", Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 55, 141-148, 2014.


57. Yang Z., Wang F.Y., Han N., Lin H., Cheung H.Y., Fang M., Yip S.P., Hung T.F., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Crystalline GaSb nanowires synthesized on amorphous substrates: from the formation mechanism to p-channel transistor applications", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 5, 10946-10952, 2013.


56. Han N., Hou J.J., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Yen T.Y., Yang Z., Dong G., Hung T.F., Chueh Y.L., Ho J.C.* "GaAs Nanowires: From Manipulation of Defect Formation to Controllable Electronic Transport Properties", ACS Nano, 7, 9138-9146, 2013.


55. Yang Z., Han N., Wang F.Y., Cheung H.Y., Shi X., Yip S.P., Hung T.F., Lee M.H., Wong C.Y., Ho J.C.* "Carbon doping of InSb nanowires for high-performance p-channel field-effect-transistors", Nanoscale, 5, 9671-9676, 2013.


54. Wang F.Y., Yip S. P. Han N. Fok K. W., Lin H., Hou J. J., Dong G., Hung T. F., Chan K. S., Ho J.C.* "Surface roughness induced electron mobility degradation in InAs nanowire", Nanotechnology, 24, 375202, 2013.


53. Zou X., Wang J., Liu X., Wang C., Jiang Y., Wang Y., Xiao X., Ho J.C.*, Li J., Jiang C., Fang Y., Liu W., Liao L.* "Rational Design of Sub-ppm Specific Gas Sensors Array based on Metal Nanoparticles Decorated Nanowire Enhancement-Mode Transistors", Nano Letters, 13, 3287-3292, 2013.


52. Yin X., Feng T., Yip S.P., Liang Z., Hui A., Ho J.C., Li J.* "Tailoring Electromagnetically-induced Transparency for Terahertz Metamaterials: From Diatomic to Triatomic Structural Molecules", Applied Physics Letters, 103, 021115, 2013.


51. Lin H.†, Cheung H.Y., Xiu F., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Han N., Hung T.F., Zhou J., Ho J.C.*, Wong C.Y.* "Developing Controllable Anisotropic Wet Etching to Achieve Silicon Nanorods, Nanopencils and Nanocones for Efficient Photon Trapping", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1, 9942-9946, 2013.


50. Han N.†, Wang F.Y., Hou J.J., Yip S.P., Lin H., Xiu F., Fang M., Yang Z., Shi X., Dong G., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Tunable Electronic Transport Properties of Metal-Cluster-Decorated III-V Nanowire Transistors", Advanced Materials, 25, 4445-4451, 2013.


49. Wahl R.E., Wang F.Y., Chung H.E., Kunnen G.R., Yip S.P., Lee E.H., Pun E.Y.B., Raupp G.B., Allee D.R.*, Ho J.C.* "Stability and low-frequency noise in InAs NW parallel array thin-film transistors", IEEE Electron Device Letters, 34, 765-767, 2013.


48. Hou J.J., Wang F.Y., Han N., Zhu H.S., Fok K.W., Lam W.C., Yip S.P., Hung T.F., Lee J.E.-Y., Ho J.C.* "Diameter dependence of electron mobility in InGaAs nanowires", Applied Physics Letters, 102, 093112, 2013.


47. Chen S.Y., Wang C.Y., Ford A.C., Chou J.C., Wang Y.C., Wang F.Y., Ho J.C., Wang H.C., Javey A., Gan J.Y., Chen L.J.*, Chueh Y.L.* "Influence of catalyst choices on Transport Behaviors of InAs NWs for High-Performance Nanoscale Transistors", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15, 2654-2659, 2013.


46. Zou X.M., Liu X.Q., Wang C.H., Jiang Y., Wang Y., Xiao X.H., Ho J.C.*, Li J.C., Jiang C.Z., Xiong Q.H., Liao L.* "Controllable Electrical Properties of Metal (Mg, Al and Ga) Doped In2O3 Nanowires for High Performance Enhancement-mode Transistors", ACS Nano, 7, 804-810, 2013.


45. Han N., Wang F.Y., Hou J.J., Yip S.P., Lin H., Fang M., Xiu F., Shi X., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Manipulated Growth of GaAs Nanowires: Controllable Crystal Quality and Growth Orientations via Supersaturation-Controlled Engineering Process", Crystal Growth and Design, 12, 6243-6249, 2012.


44. Han N., Hou J.J., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Lin H., Fang M., Xiu F., Shi X., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Large-Scale and Uniform Preparation of Pure-Phase Wurtzite GaAs NWs on Non-Crystalline Substrates", Nanoscale Research Letters, 7, 632, 2012.


43. Hou J.J., Wang F.Y., Han N., Xiu F., Yip S.P., Fang M., Lin H., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Stoichiometric Effect on Electrical, Optical and Structural Properties of Composition Tunable InxGa1-xAs Nanowires", ACS Nano, 6, 9320-9325, 2012.


42. Han N., Wang F.Y., Yip S.P., Hou J.J., Xiu F., Shi X.L., Hui A.T., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "GaAs Nanowire Schottky Barrier Photovoltaics utilizing Au–Ga Alloy Catalytic Tips", Applied Physics Letters, 101, 013105, 2012.


41. Han N., Wang F.Y., Hou J.J., Xiu F., Yip S.P., Hui A.T., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Controllable p-n Switching Behaviors of GaAs Nanowires via an Interface Effect", ACS Nano, 6, 4428-4433, 2012.


40. Hou J.J., Han N., Wang F.Y., Xiu F., Yip S.P., Hui A.T., Hung T.F., Ho J.C.* "Synthesis and Characterizations of Ternary InGaAs Nanowires by a Two-Step Growth Method for High-Performance Electronic Devices", ACS Nano, 6, 3624-3630, 2012.


39. Hui A.T., Wang F.Y., Han N., Yip S.P., Xiu F., Hou J.J., Yen Y.T., Hung T.F., Chueh Y.L., Ho J.C.*High-Performance Indium Phosphide Nanowires Synthesized on Amorphous Substrates: From formation mechanism to optical and electrical transport measurements”, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 10704-10708, 2012.


38. Hu P., Han N.*, Zhang D.W., Ho J.C., Chen Y.F. “Highly formaldehyde-sensitive, transition-metal doped ZnO nanorods prepared by plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 169, 74-80, 2012.


37. Han N., Wang F.Y., Ho J.C.*One-dimensional nanostructured materials for solar energy harvesting”, Nanomaterials and Energy, 1, 4-7, 2012.


36. Han N., Hui A.T., Wang F.Y., Hou J.J., Fei X., Hung TakFu, Ho J.C.*Crystal phase and growth orientation dependence of GaAs nanowires on NixGay seeds via Vapor-Solid-Solid mechanism”, Applied Physics Letters, 99, 083114, 2011.


35. Liu C.H., Chen S.Y., Chen C.H., He J.H., Chen L.J., Ho J.C.*, Chueh Y.L.*Kinetic Growth of Self-formed In2O3 Nanodots via Phase Segregation: Ni/InAs System”, ACS Nano, 5, 6637–6642, 2011.


34. Wang F., Yang Q.D., Xu G., Lei N.Y., Tsang Y.K., Wong N.B.*, Ho J.C.Highly active and enhanced photocatalytic silicon nanowire arrays”, Nanoscale, 3, 32693276, 2011.


33. Han N., Wang F.Y., Hui A.T., Hou J.J., Shan G.C., Fei X., Hung TakFu, Ho J.C.*Facile synthesis and growth mechanism of Ni-catalyzed GaAs nanowires on non-crystalline substrates”, Nanotechnology, 22, 285607, 2011.


32. Fan Z.*, Ho J.C.* Self-assembly of one-dimensional nanomaterials for cost-effective photovoltaics”, International Journal of Nanoparticles, 4, 2/3, 164183, 2011.


31. Takei K., Takahashi T., Ho J.C., Ko H., Gillies A.G., Leu P.W., Fearing R.S., Javey A.*Nanowire active matrix circuitry for low-voltage macro-scale artificial skin”, Nature Materials, 9, 821–826, 2010.


30. Ford A.C., Chuang S., Ho J.C., Chueh Y.L., Javey A.*Patterned p-Doping of InAs Nanowires by Gas-Phase Surface Diffusion of Zn”, Nano Letters, 10, 509-513, 2010.


29. Chueh Y.L., Boswell C.N., Yuan C.W., Shin S.J., Takei K., Ho J.C., Ko H., Fan Z., Haller E.E, Chrzan D.C., Javey A.*Nanoscale Structural Engineering via Phase Segregation: Au-Ge System”, Nano Letters, 10, 393-397, 2010.


28. Ko H., Zhang Z., Ho J.C., Takei K., Kapadia R., Chueh Y.L., Cao W., Cruden B.A., Javey A.*Flexible Carbon Nanofiber Connectors with Anisotropic Adhesion Properties”, Small, 6, 22-26, 2010.


27. Ho J.C., Ford A.C., Chueh Y.L., Leu P.W., Ergen O., Takei K., Smith G., Majhi P., Bennett J., Javey A.*Nanoscale Doping of InAs via Sulfur Monolayers”, Applied Physics Letter, 95, 072108, 2009.


26. Ko H., Zhang Z., Chueh Y.L. Ho J.C., Lee J., Fearing R.S., Javey A.*Wet and dry adhesion properties of self-selective nanowire connectors”, Advanced Functional Materials, 19, 3098-3102, 2009.


25. Fan Z., Razavi H., Do J.W., Moriwaki A., Ergen O., Chueh Y.L., Leu P.W., Ho J.C., Takahashi T., Reichertz L.A., Brown G.F., Neale S., Yu K., Wu M., Ager J.W., Wu J., Javey A.*Three dimensional nanopillar array photovoltaics on low cost and flexible substrates”, Nature Materials, 8, 648-653, 2009.


24. Fan Z., Ho J.C., Takahashi T., Yerushalmi R., Takei K., Chueh Y.L., Javey A.*Towards the Development of Printable Nanowire Electronics and Sensors”, Advanced Materials, 21, 3730-3743, 2009.


23. Ford, A.C, Ho, J.C., Y.L. Chueh, Javey, A.*Monolayer doping and diameter-dependent electron mobility assessment of nanowires”, IEEE IC Design and Technology, 223, 2009.


22. Kapadia R., Ko H., Chueh Y.L., Ho J.C., Takahashi T., Zhang Z., Javey A.* "Hybrid core-multi-shell nanowire forests for electrical connector applications", Applied Physics Letters, 94, 263110, 2009.


21. Ho. J.C. “Design of Nano-Materials for High Performance Electronic, Energy and Sensor Applications”, Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, 2009.


20. Takahashi T., Takei K., Ho J.C., Chueh Y.L., Fan Z., Javey A.*Monolayer Resist for Patterned Contact Printing of Aligned Nanowire Arrays”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131 (6), 2102-2103, 2009.


19. Ho J.C., Yerushalmi R., Smith G., Majhi P., Bennett J., Halim J., Faifer V.N., Javey A.*Wafer-Scale, Sub-5 nm Junction Formation by Monolayer Doping and Conventional Spike Annealing”, Nano Letters, 9 (2), 725–730, 2009.


18. Ford A.C., Ho J.C., Chueh Y.L., Tseng Y.C., Fan Z., Guo J., Bokor J., Javey A.*Diameter-Dependent Electron Mobility of InAs Nanowires”, Nano Letters, 9(1), 360-365, 2009.


17. Fan Z., Ho J.C., Yerushalmi R., Javey A.* “Roll Printing of Nanowires for Integrated Device and Sensor Arrays”, The Bridge (National Academy of Engineering), 38 (4),18-24, 2009. (Invited Review)  


16. Chueh Y.L., Ford A. C., Ho J.C., Jacobson Z. A., Fan Z., Chen C.Y., Chou L.J., Javey A.*Formation and Characterization of NixInAs/InAs Nanowire Heterostructures by Solid Source Reaction”, Nano Letters, 8 (12), 4528-4533, 2008.


15. Fan Z., Ho J.C., Jacobson Z., Razavi H., Javey A.*Large Scale, Heterogeneous Integration of Nanowire Arrays for Image Sensor Circuitry”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 105, 11066-11070, 2008.


14. Ford L., Ho J.C., Fan Z., Ergen O., Altoe V., Razavi H., Javey A.*Synthesis, Contact Printing, and Device Characterization of Ni-Catalyzed, Crystalline InAs Nanowires”, Nano Research, 1, 32-39, 2008.


13. Yerushalmi R., Ho J.C., Fan Z., Javey A.*Phosphine Oxide Monolayers on SiO2 Surfaces”, Angewandte Chemie – International Edition, 47(23), 4440-4442, 2008.


12. Ho J.C., Yerushalmi R., Jacobson Z.A., Fan Z., Alley R.L., Javey A.*Controlled nanoscale doping of semiconductors via molecular monolayers”, Nature Materials, 7(1), 62-67, 2008.


11 . Fan Z., Ho J.C., Jacobson Z.A., Yerushalmi R., Alley R.L., Razavi H., Javey A.* “Wafer-Scale Assembly of Highly Ordered Semiconductor Nanowire Arrays by Contact Printing", Nano Letters, 8(10), 20-25, 2008. [Cover Article]


10. Yerushalmi R., Jacobson Z.A., Ho J.C., Fan Z., Javey A.*Large scale, highly ordered assembly of nanowire parallel arrays by differential roll printing", Applied Physics Letters, 91, 203104, 2007.


9. Yerushalmi R., Ho J.C., Jacabson Z.A., Javey A.*Generic Nanomaterial Positioning by Carrier and Stationary Phase Design”, Nano Letters, 7, 2764-2768, 2007.


8. Bartel T.P., Specht P., Ho J.C., Kisielowskic C.*Phase separation in InxGa1-xN”, Philosophical Magazine, 87(13), 1983-98, 2007.


7. Specht P., Ho J.C., Xu X., Armitage R., Weber E.R., Erni E., Kisielowski C.*Zincblende and wurtzite phases in InN epilayers and their respective band transitions”, Journal of Crystal Growth, 288(2), 225-9, 2006.


6. Ho J.C.*, Specht P., Yang Q., Xu X., Hao D., Weber E.R. “Effects of stoichiometry on electrical, optical, and structural properties of indium nitride”, Journal of Applied Physics, 98 (9), 93712-1-5, 2005.


5. Xu X., Specht P., Armitage R., Ho J.C., Weber E.R., Kisielowski C.*Characterization of oxide precipitates in epitaxial InN by transmission electron microscopy”, Applied Physics Letters, 87(9), 92102-1-3, 2005.


4. Specht P., Ho J.C., Xu X., Armitage R., Weber E.R., Erni R., Kisielowski C.*Band transitions in wurtzite GaN and InN determined by valence electron energy loss spectroscopy”, Solid State Communications, 135(5), 340-4, 2005.


3. Harutyunyan V.S., Specht P., Ho J.C., Weber E.R.*Anisotropy of Elastic Properties of Wurtzite InN Epitaxial Films”, Defect and Diffusion Forum, 226-228, 79, 2004.


2. Specht P., Armitage R., Ho J.C., Gunawan E., Yang Q., Xu X., Kisielowski C., Weber E.R.*The influence of structural properties on conductivity and luminescence of MBE grown InN, Journal of Crystal Growth, 269(1),111-18, 2004.


1. Wu J., Walukiewicz W.*, Li S.X., Armitage R., Ho J.C., Weber E.R., Haller E.E., Lu H., Schaff W.J., Barcz A., Jakiela R. “Effects of electron concentration on the optical absorption edge of InN”, Applied Physics Letters, 84(15), 2805-7, 2004.



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