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  2. Z. Zhang, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Polyphony in B flat”, Nat. Chem. (2016) DOI:10.1038/nchem.2521
  3. J. Dai, D. Wang, M. Zhang, T. Niu, A. Li, M. Ye, S. Qiao, G. Ding, X. Xie, Y. Wang, P. K. Chu, Q. Yuan, Z. Di, X. Wang, F. Ding, and B. I. Yakobson, “How graphene islands are unidirectionally aligned on Ge(110) surface”, Nano Lett. 16 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00486
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  5. Z. G. Yua, Y.-W. Zhanga, and B. I. Yakobson, “Phosphorene-based nanogenerator powered by cyclic molecular doping”, Nano Energy 23, 34–39 (2016)
  6. Y. Hao, L. Wang, Y. Liu, H. Chen, X. Wang, C. Tan, S. Nie, J. W. Suk, T. Jiang, T. Liang, J. Xiao, W. Ye, C. R. Dean, B. I. Yakobson, K. F. McCarty, P. Kim, J. Hone, L. Colombo, and R. S. Ruoff, “Oxygen-activated growth and bandgap tunability of large single-crystal bilayer graphene”, Nat. Nanotechnol. (2016) DOI:10.1038/nnano.2015.322
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  10. J. Wu, M. Liu, P. P. Sharma, R. M. Yadav, L. Ma, Y. Yang, X. Zou, X.-D. Zhou, R. Vajtai, B. I. Yakobson, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan, “Incorporation of Nitrogen Defects for Efficient Reduction of CO2 via Two-Electron Pathway on Three-Dimensional Graphene Foam”, Nano Lett. 16, 466–470 (2016)
  11. S. Ozden, Y. Yang, C. S. Tiwary, S. Bhowmick, S. Asif, E. S. Penev, B. I. Yakobson, and P. M. Ajayan, “Indentation Tests Reveal Geometry-Regulated Stiffening of Nanotube Junction”, Nano Lett. 16, 232–236 (2016)
  12. R. Ye, P. del Angel-Vicente, Y. Liu, M. J. Arellano-Jimenez, Z. Peng, T. Wang, Y. Li, B. I. Yakobson, S.-H. Wei, M. J. Yacaman, and J. M. Tour, “High-Performance Hydrogen Evolution from MoS2(1-x)Px Solid Solution”, Adv. Mater. (2016) DOI: 10.1002/adma.201504866
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  15. S.-I. Baik, L. Ma, Y.-J. Kim, B. Li, M. Liu, D. Isheim, B. I. Yakobson, P. M. Ajayan, and D. N. Seidman, “An Atomistic Tomographic Study of Oxygen and Hydrogen Atoms and their Molecules in CVD Grown Graphene”, Small 11, 5968–5974 (2016)
  16. L. Niu, X. Liu, C. Cong, C. Wu, D. Wu, T. R. Chang, H. Wang, Q. Zeng, J. Zhou, X. Wang, W. Fu, P. Yu, Q. Fu, S. Najmaei, Z. Zhang, B. I. Yakobson, B. K. Tay, W. Zhou, H. T. Jeng, H. Lin, T. C. Sum, C. Jin, H. He, T. Yu, and Z. Liu, “Controlled Synthesis of Organic/Inorganic van der Waals Solid for Tunable Light–Matter Interactions”, Adv. Mater. 27, 7800–7808 (2016)
  17. P. Avramov, V. Demin, M. Luo, C. H. Choi, P. B. Sorokin, B. Yakobson, and L. Chernozatonskii, “Translation Symmetry Breakdown in Low-Dimensional Lattices of Pentagonal Rings”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 4525–4531 (2015)
  18. A. Kutana, A. Goriachko, Z. Hu, H. Sachdev, H. Over, and B. I. Yakobson, “Buckling Patterns of Graphene–Boron Nitride Alloy on Ru(0001)”,  Adv. Mater. Interf. 2, 1500322 (2015)
  19. Z. G. Yu, Y.-W. Zhang, and B. I. Yakobson, “An Anomalous Formation Pathway for Dislocation-Sulfur Vacancy Complexes in Polycrystalline Monolayer MoS2“, Nano Lett. 15, 6855–6861 (2015)
  20. Z. Shi, Z. Zhang, A. Kutana, and B. I. Yakobson, “Predicting Two-Dimensional Silicon Carbide Monolayers”, ACS Nano 9, 9802–9809 (2015)
  21. Z. Zhang, Y. Yang, G. Gao, and Boris I. Yakobson, “Two-Dimensional Boron Monolayers Mediated by Metal Substrates”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 54, 13022–13026 (2015)
  22. Q. Li, X. Zou, M. Liu, J. Sun, Y. Gao, Y. Qi, X. Zhou, B. I. Yakobson, Y. Zhang, and Z. Liu, “Grain Boundary Structures and Electronic Properties of Hexagonal Boron Nitride on Cu(111)”, Nano Lett. 15, 5804–5810 (2015)
  23. A. G. Kvashnin, P. B. Sorokin, and B. I. Yakobson, “Flexoelectricity in Carbon Nanostructures: Nanotubes, Fullerenes, and Nanocones”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 2740–2744 (2015)
  24. M. Zhang, G. Gao, A. Kutana, Y. Wang, X. Zou, J. S. Tse, B. I. Yakobson, H. Li, H. Liu, and Y. Ma, “Two-dimensional boron–nitrogen–carbon monolayers with tunable direct band gaps”, Nanoscale 7, 12023–12029 (2015)
  25. X. Zou and B. I. Yakobson, “Metallic High-Angle Grain Boundaries in Monolayer Polycrystalline WS2“, Small 11,4503–4507 (2015)
  26. L. Wang, A. Kutana, X. Zou, and B. I. Yakobson, “Electro-Mechanical Anisotropy of Phosphorene”, Nanoscale 7, 9746–9751 (2015)
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  28. J. Wu, R. M. Yadav, M. Liu, P. P. Sharma, C. S. Tiwary, L. Ma, X. Zou, X.-D. Zhou, B. I. Yakobson, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan, “Achieving Highly Efficient, Selective, and Stable CO2 Reduction on Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotubes”, ACS Nano 9, 5364–5371 (2015)
  29. V. I. Artyukhov, Y. Hao, R. S. Ruoff, and B. I. Yakobson, “Breaking of Symmetry in Graphene Growth on Metal Substrates”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 115502 (2015)
  30. Y. Gong, H. Fei, X. Zou, W. Zhou, S. Yang, G. Ye, Z. Liu, Z. Peng, J. Lou, R. Vajtai, B. I. Yakobson, J. M. Tour, and P. M. Ajayan, “Boron- and Nitrogen-Substituted Graphene Nanoribbons as Efficient Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Chem. Mater. 7, 1181–1186 (2015)
  31. J. M. Alred, Z. Zhang, Z. Hu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Interface-induced warping in hybrid two-dimensional materials”, Nano Res. 8, 20152023 (2015)
  32. Z. Zhang, Y. Yang, F. Xu, L. Wang, and B. I. Yakobson, “Unraveling the Sinuous Grain Boundaries in Graphene”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 25, 367–373 (2015), Cover Article
  33. E. S. Penev, V. I. Artyukhov, and B. I. Yakobson, “Basic structural units in carbon fibers: Atomistic models and tensile behavior”, Carbon 85, 72–78 (2015)Editor’s Highlight
  34. X. Zou and B. I. Yakobson, “An Open Canvas—2D Materials with Defects, Disorder, and Functionality”, Acc. Chem. Res. 48, 73–80 (2015)
  35. X. Tian, L. Liu, Y. Du, J. Gu, J.-b. Xu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Effects of 3d transition-metal doping on electronic and magnetic properties of MoSnanoribbons”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17, 1831-1836 (2015)
  36. Z. Zhang, A. Kutana, and B. I. Yakobson, “Edge Reconstruction-Mediated Graphene Fracture”, Nanoscale 7, 2716-2722 (2015)
  37. Z. Shi, A. Kutana, and B. I. Yakobson, “How much N-doping can Graphene Sustain?” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 106–112 (2015)
  38. Z. Song, V. I. Artyukhov, J. Wu, B. I. Yakobson, and Z. Xu, “Defect-Detriment to Graphene Strength is Concealed by Local Probe: The Topological and Geometrical Effects”, ACS Nano 9, 401–408 (2015)
  39. J. Yuan, S. Najmaei, Z. Zhang, J. Zhang, S. Lei, P. M. Ajayan, B. I. Yakobson, and J. Lou, “Photoluminescence Quenching and Charge Transfer in Artificial Heterostacks of Monolayer Transition Metal Dichalcogenides and Few-Layer Black Phosphorus”, ACS Nano 9, 555–563 (2015)

  40. J. Lin, Z. Peng, Y. Liu, F. Ruiz-Zepeda, R. Ye, E. L. G. Samuel, M. J. Yacaman, B. I. Yakobson, and J. M. Tour, “Laser-induced porous graphene films from commercial polymers”, Nat. Commun. 5, 5714 (2014)
  41. Z. Liu, M. Amani, S. Najmaei, Q. Xu, X. Zou, W. Zhou, T. Yu, C. Qiu, A. G. Birdwell, F. J. Crowne, R. Vajtai, B. I. Yakobson, Z. Xia, M. Dubey, P. M. Ajayan, and J. Lou, “Strain and structure heterogeneity in MoS2 atomic layers grown by chemical vapour deposition”, Nat. Commun. 5, 5246 (2014)
  42. H. I. Rasool, C. Ophus, Z. Zhang, M. F. Crommie, B. I. Yakobson, and A. Zettl, “Conserved Atomic Bonding Sequences and Strain Organization of Graphene Grain Boundaries”, Nano Lett. 14, 7057–7063 (2014)
  43. Y. Gong, J. Lin, X. Wang, G. Shi, S. Lei, Z. Lin, X. Zou, G. Ye, R. Vajtai, B. I. Yakobson, H. Terrones, M. Terrones, B. K. Tay, J. Lou, S. T. Pantelides, Z. Liu, W. Zhou, and P. M. Ajayan, “Vertical and in-plane heterostructures from WS2/MoS2 monolayers”, Nat. Mater. 13, 1135–1142 (2014)
  44. V. I. Artyukhov, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Why nanotubes grow chiral”, Nat. Commun. 5, 4892 (2014)
  45. Y. Liu, F. Xu, Z. Zhang, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Two-Dimensional Mono-Elemental Semiconductor with Electronically Inactive Defects: The Case of Phosphorus”, Nano Lett. 14 6782–6786 (2014)Cover Article
  46. A. Azizi, X. Zou, P. Ercius, Z. Zhang, A. L. Elías, N. Perea-López, G. Stone, M. Terrones, B. I. Yakobson, and N. Alem, “Dislocation motion and grain boundary migration in two-dimensional tungsten disulphide”, Nat. Commun. 5, 4867 (2014)
  47. Q. Yuan, B. I. Yakobson, and F. Ding, “Edge-Catalyst Wetting and Orientation Control of Graphene Growth by Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 3093–3099 (2014)
  48. F. Ding, and B. I. Yakobson, “Energy Driven Kinetic Monte Carlo Method and Its Application in Fullerene Coalescence”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett.  5, 2922–2926 (2014)
  49. V. I. Artyukhov, M. Liu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Mechanically Induced Metal–Insulator Transition in Carbyne”, Nano Lett. 14, 4224–4229 (2014)
  50. F. Xu, Z. Xu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Site-percolation threshold of carbon nanotube fibers—Fast inspection of percolation with Markov stochastic theory”, Physica A 407, 341–349 (2014)
  51. Z. Zhang, Y. Yang, and B. I. Yakobson, “Grain boundaries in hybrid two-dimensional materials”, J. Mech. Phys. Solids 70, 62–70 (2014)
  52. Y. Liu, Y. M. Wang, B. I. Yakobson, and B. C. Wood, “Assessing Carbon-Based Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries: A Universal Description of Charge-Transfer Binding”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 028304 (2014)
  53. Y. Sun, A. G. Kvashnin, P. B. Sorokin, B. I. Yakobson, and W. E. Billups, “Radiation-Induced Nucleation of Diamond from Amorphous Carbon: Effect of Hydrogen”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 1924–1928 (2014)
  54. A. Kutana, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Engineering electronic properties of layered transition-metal dichalcogenide compounds through alloying”, Nanoscale 6, 5820–5825 (2014)
  55. M. Liu, A. Kutana, Y. Liu, and B. I. Yakobson, “First-Principles Studies of Li Nucleation on Graphene”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 1225–1229 (2014)
  56. D.-M. Tang, D. G. Kvashnin, S. Najmaei, Y. Bando, K. Kimoto, P. Koskinen, P. M. Ajayan, B. I. Yakobson, P. B. Sorokin, J. Lou, and D. Golberg, “Nanomechanical cleavage of molybdenum disulphide atomic layers”, Nat. Commun. 5, 3631 (2014)
  57. E. S. Penev, V. I. Artyukhov, and B. I. Yakobson, “Extensive Energy Landscape Sampling of Nanotube End-Caps Reveals No Chiral-Angle Bias for Their Nucleation”,  ACS Nano 8, 1899–1906 (2014)
  58. F. Xu, A. Sadrzadeh, Z. Xu, and B. I. Yakobson, “XTRANS: An electron transport package for current distribution and magnetic field in helical nanostructures”, Comput. Mater. Sci. 83, 426–433 (2014)
  59. S. Najmaei, X. Zou, D. Er, J. Li, Z. Jin, W. Gao, Q. Zhang, S. Park, L. Ge, S. Lei, J. Kono, V. B. Shenoy, B. I. Yakobson, A. George, P. M. Ajayan, and J. Lou, “Tailoring the Physical Properties of Molybdenum Disulfide Monolayers by Control of Interfacial Chemistry”, Nano Lett. 14, 1354–1361 (2014)
  60. Y. Gong, G. Shi, Z. Zhang, W. Zhou, J. Jung, W. Gao, L. Ma, Y. Yang, S. Yang, G. You, R. Vajtai, Q. Xu, A. H. MacDonald, B. I. Yakobson, J. Lou, Z. Liu, and P. M. Ajayan, “Direct chemical conversion of graphene to boron- and nitrogen- and carbon-containing atomic layers”, Nat. Commun. 5, 3193 (2014)
  61. A. G. Kvashnin, L. A. Chernozatonskii , B. I. Yakobson, and P. B. Sorokin, “Phase Diagram of Quasi-Two-Dimensional Carbon, From Graphene to Diamond”, Nano Lett. 14, 676–681 (2014)
  62. X. Zhang, L. Wang, J. Xin, B. I. Yakobson, and F. Ding, “Role of Hydrogen in Graphene Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth on a Copper Surface”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 3040–3047 (2014)
  63. Y. Cai, Z. Bai, H. Pan, Y. P. Feng, B. I. Yakobson, and Y.-W. Zhang, “Constructing metallic nanoroads on a MoS2 monolayer via hydrogenation”, Nanoscale 6, 1691-1697 (2014)
  64. Z. Yan, Y. Liu, L. Ju, Z. Peng, J. Lin, G. Wang, H. Zhou, C. Xiang, E. L. G. Samuel, C. Kittrell, V. I. Artyukhov, F. Wang, B. I. Yakobson, and J. M. Tour, “Large Hexagonal Bi- and Trilayer Graphene Single Crystals with Varied Interlayer Rotations”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 1565–1569 (2014)
  65. G. Casillas, A. Mayoral, M. Liu, A. Ponce, V. I. Artyukhov, and B. I. Yakobson, “New insights into the properties and interactions of carbon chains as revealed by HRTEM and DFT analysis”, Carbon 66, 436–441 (2014)

  66. Z. Zhang, X. Zou, V. H. Crespi, and B. I. Yakobson, “Intrinsic Magnetism of Grain Boundaries in Two-Dimensional Metal Dichalcogenides”, ACS Nano 7, 10475–10481 (2013)Cover Article
  67. M. Liu, V. I. Artyukhov, H. Lee, F. Xu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Carbyne from First Principles: Chain of C Atoms, a Nanorod or a Nanorope”, ACS Nano 7, 10075–10082 (2013)
  68. Z. Yan, Y. Liu, J. Lin, Z. Peng, G. Wang, E. Pembroke, H. Zhou, C. Xiang, A.-R. O. Raji, E. L. G. Samuel, T. Yu, B. I. Yakobson, and J. M. Tour, “Hexagonal Graphene Onion Rings”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 10755–10762 (2013)
  69. Z. Song, V. I. Artyukhov, B. I. Yakobson, and Z. Xu,  “Pseudo Hall–Petch Strength Reduction in Polycrystalline Graphene”, Nano Lett. 13, 1829–1833 (2013)
  70. Y. Liu, V. I. Artyukhov, M. Liu, A. R. Harutyunyan, and B. I. Yakobson, “Feasibility of Lithium Storage on Graphene and Its Derivatives”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 4, 1737–1742 (2013)
  71. H. Shi, H. Pan, Y.-W. Zhang, and B. I. Yakobson, “Quasiparticle band structures and optical properties of strained monolayer MoS2 and WS2“, Phys. Rev. B 87, 155304 (2013)
  72.  S. Najmaei, Z. Liu, W. Zhou, X. Zou, G. Shi, S. Lei, B. I. Yakobson, J.-C. Idrobo, P. M. Ajayan, and J. Lou, “Vapour phase growth and grain boundary structure of molybdenum disulphide atomic layers”, Nat. Mater. 12, 754–759 (2013)
  73. Y. Liu, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Probing the Synthesis of Two-Dimensional Boron by First-Principles Computations”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 3156–3159 (2013)
  74. X. Zou, Y. Liu , and B. I. Yakobson, “Predicting Dislocations and Grain Boundaries in Two-Dimensional Metal-Disulfides from the First Principles”, Nano Lett. 13, 253–258 (2013)

  75. V. I. Artyukhov,Y. Liu, and B. I. Yakobson,  “Equilibrium at the edge and atomistic mechanisms of graphene growth”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 109, 15136–15140 (2012)
  76. H. Shi, H. Pan, Y.-W. Zhang, and B. I. Yakobson, “Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Graphene/Fluorographene Superlattices”, J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 18278–18283 (2012)
  77. E. S. Penev,  V. I. Artyukhov, F. Ding, and B. I. Yakobson, “Unfolding the Fullerene: Nanotubes, Graphene and Poly-Elemental Varieties by Simulations”, Adv. Mater. 24, 4956–4976 (2012)
  78. Y. Liu , X. Zou, and B. I. Yakobson, “Dislocations and Grain Boundaries in Two-Dimensional Boron Nitride”, ACS Nano 6, 7053–7058 (2012)
  79. A. K. Singh, and B. I. Yakobson, “First principles calculations of H-storage in sorption materials”, J. Mater. Sci. 47, 7356–7366 (2012)
  80. K. Zhao, S. Bhowmick, H. Lee, and B. I. Yakobson, “High electric field enhancement near electron-doped semiconductor nanoribbons”, Chem. Phys. Lett. (2012)
  81. Y. Liu, C. M. Brown, D. A. Neumann, D. B. Geohegan, A. A. Puretzky, C. M. Rouleau, H. Hu, D. Styers-Barnett, P. O. Krasnov, and B. I. Yakobson, “Metal-assisted hydrogen storage on Pt-decorated single-walled carbon nanohorns”, Carbon 50,  4953–4964 (2012)
  82. C. Zhang, K. Bets, S. S. Lee, Z. Sun, F. Mirri, V. L. Colvin, B. I. Yakobson, J. M. Tour, and R. H. Hauge, “Closed-Edged Graphene Nanoribbons from Large-Diameter Collapsed Nanotubes”, ACS Nano 6, 6023–6032 (2012)
  83. Q. Yuan, Z. Xu, B. I. Yakobson, and F. Ding, “Efficient Defect Healing in Catalytic Carbon Nanotube Growth”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 245505 (2012)
  84. E. S. Penev, S. Bhowmick, A. Sadrzadeh, and B. I. Yakobson, “Polymorphism of Two-Dimensional Boron”, Nano Lett. 12, 2441–2445 (2012)
  85. R. Rao, D. Liptak,T. Cherukuri, B. I. Yakobson, and B. Maruyama, “In situ evidence for chirality-dependent growth rates of individual carbon nanotubes”, Nature Materials 11, 213–216 (2012)
  86. K. Kim, V. I. Artyukhov, W. Regan, Y. Liu, M. F. Crommie, B. I. Yakobson, and A. Zettl, “Ripping Graphene: Preferred Directions”, Nano Lett. 12, 293–297 (2012)

  87. E. Pigos, E. S. Penev, M. A. Ribas, R. Sharma, B. I. Yakobson, and A. R. Harutyunyan, “Carbon Nanotube Nucleation Driven by Catalyst Morphology Dynamics”, ACS Nano 5, 10096–10101 (2011)
  88. Y. Sun, L. B. Alemany, W. E. Billups, J. Lu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Structural Dislocations in Anthracite”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2, 2521–2524 (2011)
  89. Y. Liu, S. Bhowmick, and B.I. Yakobson, “BN White Graphene with “Colorful” Edges: The Energies and Morphology”, Nano Lett. 11, 3113–3116 (2011)
  90. P.B. Sorokin, H. Lee, L.Yu. Antipina, A.K. Singh, and B.I. Yakobson, “Calcium-Decorated Carbyne Networks as Hydrogen Storage Media”, Nano Lett. 11, 2660–2665 (2011)
  91. A. K. Singh, E. S. Penev, and B. I. Yakobson, “Armchair or Zigzag? A tool for characterizing graphene edge”, Comp. Phys. Commun. 182, 804–807 (2011)
  92. L. A. Chernozatonskii, P. B. Sorokin, A. A. Kuzubov, B. P. Sorokin, A. G. Kvashnin, D. G. Kvashnin, P. V. Avramov, and B. I. Yakobson, “Influence of Size Effect on the Electronic and Elastic Properties of Diamond Films with Nanometer Thickness”,  J. Phys. Chem. C 115, 132–136 (2011)

  93. A.K. Singh, E.S. Penev, and B.I. Yakobson, “Vacancy clusters in graphane as quantum dots”,  ACS Nano 4, 3510–3514 (2010). Cover Article
  94. E. Munoz, A.K. Singh, M.A. Ribas, E.S. Penev, and B.I. Yakobson, “The ultimate diamond slab: graphAne versus graphEne”, Diam. Relat. Mater. 19, 368–373 (2010)
  95. Y. Liu, A. Dobrinsky, and B. I. Yakobson, “Graphene edge from armchair to zigzag: the origins of nanotube chirality?”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 235502 (2010)
  96. Y. Liu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Cones, pringles, and grain boundary landscapes in graphene topology”, Nano Lett. 10, 2178–2183 (2010)
  97. E. Munoz, J. Lu, and B. I. Yakobson, “Ballistic thermal conductance of graphene ribbons”, Nano Lett. 10, 1652-1656 (2010)

  98. F. Ding, A.R. Harutyunyan, and B. I. Yakobson, “Dislocation theory of chirality-controlled nanotube growth”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 106, 2506–2509 (2009). Cover Article
  99. A.K. Singh and B.I. Yakobson, “Electronics and magnetism of patterned graphene nanoroads”, Nano Lett. 9, 1540–1543 (2009) [pdf]
  100. M. Marchand, C. Journet, D. Guillot, J.-M. Benoit, B. I. Yakobson, and S.T. Purcell, “Growing a carbon nanotube atom by atom: ‘And yet it does turn’”,  Nano Lett. 9, 2961–2966 (2009) [pdf]
  101. K.V. Bets and B.I. Yakobson, “Spontaneous twist and intrinsic instabilities of pristine graphene nanoribbons”, Nano Research 2, 161–166 (2009). [pdf] Cover Article
  102. M.A. Ribas, F. Ding, P.B. Balbuena, and B.I. Yakobson, “Nanotube nucleation versus carbon-catalyst adhesion—Probed by molecular dynamics simulations”, J. Chem. Phys. 131, 224501 (2009) [pdf]
  103. A.K. Singh, M.A. Ribas, and B.I. Yakobson, “H-Spillover through the catalyst saturation: An ab initio thermodynamics study”, ACS Nano 3, 1657–1662 (2009) [pdf]
  104. ”Templated growth of graphenic materials”, N.W Nicholas, L.M. Connors, F. Ding, B.I Yakobson, H.K. Schmidt, and R.H Hauge, Nanotechnology 20, 245607 (2009) pdf
  105. ”In-situ observation of graphene sublimation and multi-layer edge reconstructions: Genesis of interconnected carbon nanostructures”, J.Y. Huang, F. Ding, B.I. Yakobson, P. Lu, L. Qi, and J. Li, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 106, 10103-10108 (2009). pdf
  106. “Comment on mechanism for superelongation of carbon nanotubes at high temperatures”, F. Ding, J.Y. Huang, B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. Lett103, 039601 (2009). pdf
  107. “The Boron Fullerenes”, A. Sadrzadeh and B.I. Yakobson, in: Handbook of Nanophysics, Ed. K. Sattler (Taylor & Francis, 2009) pdf

  108.  N. Gonzalez Szwacki, A. Sadrzadeh, and B. I. Yakobson, “B80 fullerene: An ab initio prediction of geometry, stability, and electronic structure”, Phys. Rev. Lett100, 159901 (2008) pdf
  109. “Fullerene nanocage capacity for hydrogen storage”, O.V. Pupysheva, A.A. Farajian, and B.I. Yakobson, Nano Lett. 8, 767 (2008) pdf Cover Article
  110. pdf “Hydrogen storage by spillover on graphene as a phase nucleation process”, Y. Lin, F. Ding, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. B 78, 041402(R) (2008).
  111. pdf “Polarization, energetics, and electrorheology in carbon nanotube suspensions under an applied electric field: An exact numerical approach”, A.A. Farajian, O.V. Pupysheva, Howard K. Schmidt, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. B 77, 205432 (2008).
  112. pdf “Dislocation dynamics in multiwalled carbon nanotubes at high temperatures”, J.Y. Huang, F. Ding, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 035503 (2008).
  113. pdf “Controlled nanocutting of graphene”, L. Ci, Z. Xu, L. Wang, W. Gao, F. Ding, K.F. Kelly, B.I. Yakobson, and P.M. Ajayan, Nano Res. 1, 116-122 (2008).
  114. pdf ”Electron transport of nanotube-based gas sensors—An ab initio study”, A. Sadrzadeh, A.A. Farajian, and B.I. Yakobson, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 022103 (2008).
  115. pdf ”The boron buckyball and its precursors: An electronic structure study”, A. Sadrzadeh, O.V. Pupysheva, A.K. Singh, and B.I. Yakobson, J. Phys. Chem. A 112, 13679-13683 (2008).
  116. pdf ”Low-Temperature Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Synthesis: Feedstock Decomposition Limited Growth”, E. Mora, J.M. Pigos, F. Ding, B.I. Yakobson, and A.R. Harutyunyan, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 11840-11841 (2008).
  117. pdf “Probing properties of boron a-tubes by ab initio calculations”, A.K. Singh,A. Sadrzadeh, and B.I. Yakobson, Nano Lett. 8, 1314 (2008).
  118. pdf ”Mesoscale reverse stick-slip nanofriction behavior of vertically aligned multiwalled carbon nanotube superlattices”, J. Lou, F. Ding, H. Lu, J. Goldman, Y. Sun, and B.I. Yakobson, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 203115 (2008).
  119. pdf “New boron barrelenes and tubulenes”, L.A. Chernozatonskii, P.B. Sorokin, and B.I. Yakobson, JETP Letters 8, 489-493 (2008).
  120. pdf ”Friction and adhesion properties of vertically aligned multi-walled carbon nanotube arrays and fluoro-nanodiamond films”, H. Lu, J. Goldman, F. Ding, Y. Sun, M.X. Pulikkathara,V.N. Khabashesku, B.I. Yakobson, and J. Lou, Carbon 46, 1294-1301 (2008).
  121. pdf “Nonlocal shell model for flexural wave propagation in double-walled carbon nanotubes”, Y. Hu, K.M. Liew, Q. Wang, X.Q. He , and B.I. Yakobson, J. Mech. and Physics of Solids 56, 3475-3485 (2008).
  122. Y. Lin, N. Gonzalez Szwacki, and B. I. Yakobson, “Quasi-One-Dimensional Silicon Nanostructures”, Chapter 8 in: Nanosilicon, Ed. V. Kumar, p. 289-313 (Elsevier, Amsterdam, ISBN-10: 0-08-044528-4, 2008)
  123. A. A. Farajian, O.V. Pupysheva, B.I. Yakobson, and Y. Kawazoe,  “Green’s Function Formulation of Electronic Transport at Nanoscale”, Chapter 8 in: Nano– and Micromaterials. Advances in Materials Research Series, Ed. Y. Kawazoe, Vol. 9, p. 219-241 (Springer, Berlin,  2008).

  124. pdf “Real time microscopy, kinetics, and mechanism of giant fullerene evaporation”, J.Y. Huang, F. Ding, K. Jiao, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 175503 (2007). Editors’ Suggestion
  125. pdf “Pseudo-climb and dislocation dynamics in superplastic nanotubes”, F. Ding, K. Jiao, M. Wu, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 075503 (2007).
  126. pdf “The boron buckyball”, N. Gonzalez Szwacki,A. Sadrzadeh, and B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. Lett98, 166804 (2007). Editors’ Suggestion
  127. pdf “How evaporating nanotubes retain their perfection?”, F. Ding, K. Jiao, Y. Lin, and B.I. Yakobson, Nano Lett. 7, 681-684 (2007).
  128. pdf “Clustering of Sc on SWNT and reduction of hydrogen uptake: ab initio all-electron calculations”, P.O. Krasnov, F. Ding, A.K. Singh, and B.I. Yakobson, J. Phys. Chem. C, Letters 111, 17977-17980 (2007).
  129. pdf “Carbon Nanotube-Enhanced Thermal Destruction of Cancer Cells in a Non-Invasive Radiofrequency Field”, C.J. Gannon, P. Cherukuri, B.I. Yakobson, L. Cognet, C. Kittrell, M. Pasquali, R.B.. Weisman, J.S. Kanzius, R.E. Smalley, H.K. Schmidt, and S.A. Curley, Cancer 110, 2654-2665 (2007).
  130. pdf “Energy decomposition analysis of metal silicide nanowires from first principles”, N. Gonzalez Szwackiand B.I. Yakobson, Phys. Rev. B 75, 035406 (2007).
  131. pdf “Designing carbon nanoframeworks tailored for hydrogen storage”, P.F. Weck, E. Kim, N. Balakrishnan, H. Cheng, and B.I. Yakobson, Chem. Phys. Lett. 439, 354-359 (2007).
  132. pdf “Calculating carbon nanotube–catalyst adhesion strengths”, P. Larsson, J.A. Larsson, R. Ahuja, F. Ding, B.I. Yakobson, H. Duan, A. Rosén, and K. Bolton, Phys. Rev. B 75, 115419 (2007).
  133. pdf “Gate-induced switching and negative differential resistance in a single-molecule transistor: Emergence of fixed and shifting states with molecular length”, A.A. Farajian, R.V. Belosludov, H. Mizuseki, Y. Kawazoe, T. Hashizume, and B.I. Yakobson, J. Chem. Phys. 127, 024901 (2007).
  134. pdf “Nanotube derived carbon foam for hydrogen storage”, F. Ding, Y. Lin, P. Krasnov, and B.I. Yakobson, J. Chem. Phys. 127, 164703 (2007).
  135. pdf “Interaction of Low-Energy Ions and Atoms of Light Elements with a Fluorinated Carbon Molecular Lattice”, P.V. Avramov and B.I. Yakobson, J. Phys. Chem. A 111, 1508 (2007).
  136. pdf “Self-templated growth of carbon nanotube walls at high temperatures”, J.Y. Huang, F. Ding, K. Jiao and B. I. Yakobson, Small 3, 1735-1739 (2007).

  137. B. I. Yakobson and L. S. Couchman, “Persistence Length and Nanomechanics of Random Bundles of Nanotubes”, J. Nanopart. Res. 8, 105–110 (2006)
  138. T. Dumitrică, M. E. Garcia, H. O. Jeschke, and B. I. Yakobson, “Breathing coherent phonons and caps fragmentation in carbon nanotubes following ultrafast laser pulses”, Phys. Rev. B 74, 193406 (2006)
  139. X. Zhang, K. Jiao, P. Sharma, B.I. Yakobson, An atomistic and non-classical continuum field theoretic perspective of elastic interactions between defects (force dipoles) of various symmetries and application to graphene, J. Mech. Phys. Solids 54, 2304–2329 (2006)
  140. T. Dumitrica, M. Hua, and B. I. Yakobson, “Symmetry, time, and temperature dependent strength of carbon nanotubes”,  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103, 6105-6109 (2006). pdf  Cover Article
  141. P. M. Ajayan and B. I. Yakobson, “Oxygen breaks into carbon world”,  Nature 441, 818-819 (2006) pdf


  1. R. E. Smalley, D. T. Colbert, K. A. Smith, D. A. Walters, M. J. Casavant, C. B. Huffman, B. I. Yakobson, R. H. Hague, R. K. Saini, W.-T. Chiang, “Macroscopic ordered assembly of carbon nanotubes”, (2004) US 6790425 B1
  2. J. Tour, J. Stephenson, T. Imholt, C. Dyke, B. Yakobson, J. Roberts, “Use of microwaves to crosslink carbon nanotubes” (2004) US 20040222081 A1
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