The Zhao Group



26. Yingjie Zhao, Guangxi Huang, Celine Besnard, Jiri Mareda, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Big, Strong, Neutral, Twisted, and Chiral π Acids". Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 1-7.



25. Yingjie Zhao, Sebastian Benz, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Selective acceleration of disfavored enolate addition reactions by anion–π interactions". Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 6219-6233.



24. Yingjie Zhao, Yoann Cotelle, Alyssa-Jennifer Avestro, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Asymmetric Anion-π Catalysis: Enamine Addition to Nitroolefins on π-Acidic Surfaces". J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 11582−11585.



23. Pierre Charbonnaz, Yingjie Zhao, Raluca Turdean, Santiago Lascano, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Surface Architectures Built around Perylenediimide Stacks". Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 17143–17151.



22. Francois N. Miros, Guangxi Huang, Yingjie Zhao, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Coumarin synthesis on π-acidic surfaces". Supramol. Chem. 2014, 10, 303-309.



21. Yingjie Zhao, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Enolate chemistry with anion–π interactions". Nat. Commun. 2014, 5, 1-5.


20. Yingjie Zhao, César Beuchat, Yuya Domoto, Jadwiga Gajewy, Adam Wilson, Jiri Mareda, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Anion-π catalysis". J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 2101−2111.


19. Yingjie Zhao, Yuya Domoto, Edvinas Orentas, Csar Beuchat, Daniel Emery, Jiri Mareda, Naomi Sakai, and Stefan Matile* "Catalysis with Anion–π Interactions". Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 1-5.



18. Yingjie Zhao, Yongjun Li,* Zhihong Qin, Runsheng Jiang, Huibiao Liu, and Yuliang Li "Selective and colorimetric fluoride anion chemosensor based on s-tetrazines". Dalton Trans. 2012, 41, 13338-13342.


17. Ping Xu, Cuicui Pan, Yingjie Zhao, Xiangxue Kong, Juanjuan Sun, Maoyou Xu, and Zhiqiang Shi* "Tunable fluorescent pH sensor based on water‐soluble perylene tetracarboxylic acid/Fe+3".  Luminescence 2012, 27, 307-309.



16. Yanbing Guo,Yuliang Li,* Yongjun Li, Huibiao Liu,* Guoxing Li, Yingjie Zhao, and Haowei Lin "Construction of Heterojunction Nanowires from Polythiophene/Polypyrrolefor Applications as Efficient Switches".Chem. Asian. J. 2011, 6, 98-102.

15. Jiangsheng Li, Tonggang Jiu,* Chenghao Duan, Yao Wang, Hongna Zhang, Hongmei Jian, Yingjie Zhao, Ning Wang, Changshui Huang, and Yuliang Li* "Improved electron transport in MAPbI(3) perovskite solar cells based on dual doping graphdiyne". Nano Energy 2011, 6, 98–102.


14. Chunjie Zhou, Yongjun Li,* Yingjie Zhao, Jianhong Zhang, Wenlong Yang, and Yuliang Li* " An Unusual Addition Reaction for Constructing a Novel pH-Controlled Fluorescence Switch". Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 292-295.

13. Yingjie Zhao, Juanjuan Sun, Zhiqiang Shi,* Cuicui Pan, and Maoyou Xu "Zinc(II)-selective ratiometric fluorescent probe based on perylene bisimide derivative". Luminescence 2011, 26, 214-217.

12. Yingjie Zhao, Yongjun Li,* Siu-Wai Lai, Jien Yang, Chao Liu, Huibiao Liu, Chi-Ming Che, and Yuliang Li* "Construction of a functional [2] rotaxane with multilevel fluorescence responses". Org. Biomol. Chem. 2011, 9, 7500-7503.

11. Yingjie Zhao, Yuliang Li,* Yongjun Li,* Haiyan Zheng, Xiaodong Yin, and Huibiao Liu "Construction of an interpenetrated structure of macrocycles". Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 5698-5700.


10. Yingjie Zhao, Yuliang Li,* Yongjun Li,* Changshui Huang, Huibiao Liu, Siu-Wai Lai, Chi-Ming Che, and Daoben Zhu "Self-assembly of indolocarbazole-containing macrocyclic molecules". Org. Biomol. Chem. 2010, 8, 3923-3927.

9. Jialiang Xu, Haiyan Zheng, Huibiao Liu, Chunjie Zhou, Yingjie Zhao, Yongjun Li, and Yuliang Li* "Crystal Hierarchical Supramolecular Architectures from 1-D Precursor Single-Crystal Seeds". J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 2925–2931.  

8. Yanbing Guo, Huibiao Liu,* Yongjun Li, Guoxing Li, Yingjie Zhao, Yinglin Song, and Yuliang Li* "Controlled Core-Shell Structure for Efficiently Enhancing Field-Emission Properties of  Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Nanorods". J. Phys. Chem. C. 2009, 113, 12669–12673.

7. Jing Lv, Yingjie Zhao, Guoxing Li, Yongjun Li, Huibiao Liu, Yuliang Li,* Daoben Zhu, and Shu Wang "Aggregation-Enhanced Emission in Gold Nanoparticles Protected by Tetradentate Perylene Derivative". Langmuir 2009, 25, 11351–11357.

6. Mei Zhu, Chunjie Zhou, Yingjie Zhao, Yongjun Li, Huibiao Liu, and Yuliang Li* "Synthesis of a fluorescent polymer bearing covalently linked thienylene moieties and rhodamine for efficient sensing. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2009, 30, 1339-1344.

5. Weidong Zhou, Shuai Zhang, Guoxing Li, Yingjie Zhao, Zhiqiang Shi, Huibiao Liu, and Yuliang Li* "Fluorescent alteration on a bistable molecular shuttle". ChemPhysChem. 2009, 10, 2066-2072.

4. Yingjie Zhao, Xin Zhang, Dianqing Li, Daicheng Liu, Wenfeng Jiang, Cixiang Han, and Zhiqiang Shi* "A high-performance fluorochrome for living cells staining". Luminescence 2009, 24, 140-143.


3. Canbin Ouyang, Yanbing Guo, Huibiao Liu,* Yingjie Zhao, Guoxing Li, Yongjun Li, Yinglin Song, and Yuliang Li* "Tuning Morphologies and Field-Emission Properties of CuTCNQF4 and AgTCNQF4 Nanostructures". J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 7044–7051.

2. Wenfeng Jiang, Ying Yu, Dianqing Li, Yingjie Zhao, Maoyou Xu, and Zhiqiang Shi* "Layer-by-layer self-assembled hollow titania composite nanospheres containing [60]fullerene". New J. Chem. 200832, 581-583.

1. Ying Yu, Zhiqiang Shi,* Yingjie Zhao, Yongshan Ma, Mei Xue and Jiechao Ge "Highly Water-soluble [60]Fullerene-ethylenediamino-β-cyclodextrin Inclusion Complex: The Synthesis and Self-assembly with Poly (Acrylic Acid)". Supramol. Chem. 2008, 20, 295-299.