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Mingxing Li

Scientific Associate II, Advanced Optical Spectroscopy and Microscopy, Center for Functional Nanomaterials

Mingxing Li

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Center for Functional Nanomaterials
Bldg. 735, Room 1003
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 344-4349
mli@bnl.gov

Research | Education | Appointments | Publications | Highlights


Research Activities

Optoelectronic characterizations of soft and hard nanomateirals;

Ultrafast process of charge carriers in heterojunctions built on 2D materials, perovskites, and other donor acceptor systems;

Single photon emitter from defects in 2D materials.

Education

Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering: University of Tennessee-Knoxville, (2011-2016)

M.S. in Condensed Matter Physics: Shandong University, (2008-2011)

B.S. in Physics: Shandong University, (2004-2008)

Professional Appointments

Scientific Associate II, Brookhaven National Laboratory, (2021-present)

Postdoctoral Research Associate, City College of New York, (2019-2021)

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory, (2016-2019)

Selected Publications

  • López-Morales GI, Li M, Yadav RK, Kalluru HR, Basu JK, Meriles CA, Menon VM (2021) Spontaneous emission dynamics of Eu3+ ions coupled to hyperbolic metamaterials. Applied Physics Letters 118:011106. doi: 10.1063/5.0032529
  • Zhang H, Li M, Wang K, Tian Y, Chen J-S, Fountaine KT, DiMarzio D, Liu M, Cotlet M, Gang O (2019) Polarized Single-Particle Quantum Dot Emitters through Programmable Cluster Assembly. ACS Nano 14:1369–1378. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.9b06919
  • Li M, Chen J-S, Cotlet M (2019) Light-Induced Interfacial Phenomena in Atomically Thin 2D van der Waals Material Hybrids and Heterojunctions. ACS Energy Letters 4:2323–2335. doi: 10.1021/acsenergylett.9b01399
  • Chen J-S, Li M, Wu Q, Fron E, Tong X, Cotlet M (2019) Layer-Dependent Photoinduced Electron Transfer in 0D–2D Lead Sulfide/Cadmium Sulfide–Layered Molybdenum Disulfide Hybrids. ACS Nano 13:8461–8468. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.9b04367
  • Li M, Chen J-S, Cotlet M (2019) Efficient Light Harvesting Biotic–Abiotic Nanohybrid System Incorporating Atomically Thin van der Waals Transition Metal Dichalcogenides. ACS Photonics 6:1451–1457. doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.9b00090
  • Li M, Nykypanchuk D, Cotlet M (2018) Improving the Responsivity of Hybrid Graphene–Conductive Polymer Photodetectors via Nanowire Self-Assembly. ACS Photonics 5:4296–4302. doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.8b00420
  • Li M, Chen J-S, Routh PK, Zahl P, Nam C-Y, Cotlet M (2018) Distinct Optoelectronic Signatures for Charge Transfer and Energy Transfer in Quantum Dot-MoS2 Hybrid Photodetectors Revealed by Photocurrent Imaging Microscopy. Advanced Functional Materials 28:1707558. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201707558
  • Li M, Li L, Mukherjee R, Wang K, Liu Q, Zou Q, Xu H, Tisdale J, Gai Z, Ivanov IN, Mandrus D, Hu B (2016) Magnetodielectric Response from Spin-Orbital Interaction Occurring at Interface of Ferromagnetic Co and Organometal Halide Perovskite Layers via Rashba Effect. Advanced Materials 29:1603667. doi: 10.1002/adma.201603667
  • Li M, He L, Xu H, Shao M, Tisdale J, Hu B (2015) Interaction Between Optically-Generated Charge-Transfer States and Magnetized Charge-Transfer States toward Magneto-Electric Coupling. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 6:4319–4325. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b01838
  • Li M, Wang M, He L, Hsiao Y-C, Liu Q, Xu H, Wu T, Yan L, Tan L-S, Urbas A, Chiang LY, Hu B (2015) Enhanced π-d Electron Coupling in the Excited State by Combining Intramolecular Charge-Transfer States with Surface-Modified Magnetic Nanoparticles in Organic-Magnetic Nanocomposites. Advanced Electronic Materials 1:1500058. doi: 10.1002/aelm.201500058
  • Li M, Wang H, He L, Zang H, Xu H, Hu B (2014) Optically tunable spin-exchange energy at donor:acceptor interfaces in organic solar cells. Applied Physics Letters 105:023302. doi: 10.1063/1.4889807

Research Highlights

Detecting Light in a Different Dimension: https://www.bnl.gov/newsroom/news.php?a=113185

Hybrid Nanostructure Steps Up Light-Harvesting Efficiency: https://www.bnl.gov/newsroom/news.php?a=115556

Understanding the Generation of Light-Induced Electrical Current in Atomically Thin Nanomaterials: https://www.bnl.gov/newsroom/news.php?a=112855

Mingxing Li

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Center for Functional Nanomaterials
Bldg. 735, Room 1003
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 344-4349
mli@bnl.gov

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