Selected papers

[8] Y. Lee, Y. W. Choi†, K. Lee, C. Song, P. Ercius, M. L. Cohen, K. Kim, and A. Zettl, 1D Magnetic MX3 Single-Chains (M=Cr, V and X=Cl, Br, I), Adv. Mater., 2307942 (2023). Link (†Equal contribution) 

[7] Y. Lee, Y. W. Choi†, K. Lee, C. Song, P. Ercius, M. L. Cohen, K. Kim, and A. Zettl, Tuning the sharing modes and composition in a tetrahedral GeX2 (X=S, Se) system via one-dimensional confinement, ACS Nano, 17, 8734-8742 (2023). Link (†Equal contribution) 

[6] S. Lee†, Y. Lee†*, L. P. Ding†, K. Lee, F. Ding*, and K. Kim*, Atomically Sharp, Closed Bilayer Phosphorene Edges by Self-Passivation, ACS Nano, 16, 12822–12830 (2022). Link
(† Equal contribution,* Corresponding Author)

[5] Y. Lee, H.Kim, T. K. Yun, J. C. Kim, S. Lee, S. J. Yang, M. Jang, D. Kim, H. Ryu, G.-H. Lee, S. Im, H. Y. Jeong, H. J. Choi, and K. Kim, Single-Crystalline Metallic Films Induced by van der Waals Epitaxy on Black Phosphorus, Chem. Mater., 33, 3593-3601 (2021). Link

[4] Y. Lee, S. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, J. Cheon, H. Y. Jeong, and K. Kim, Fabrication and Imaging of Monolayer Phosphorene with Preferred Edge Configurations via Graphene-Assisted Layer-by-Layer Thinning, Nano Lett., 20, 559-566 (2020). Link

[3] Y. Lee, J. Koo, S. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, K. Kim, M. Jang, J. Jang, J. Choe, B.-W. Li, C. T. Le, F. Ullah, Y. S. Kim, J. Y. Hwang, W. C. Lee, R. S. Ruoff, H. Cheong, J. Cheon, H. Lee, and Kwanpyo Kim, Universal Oriented van der Waals Epitaxy of 1D Cyanide Chains on Hexagonal 2D Crystals, Adv. Sci., 1900757 (2020). Link

[2] J. Jang, Y. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, H. H. Yoon, J. Koo, J. Choe, S. Jeon, J. Sung, J. Park, W. C. Lee, H. Lee, H. Y. Jeong, K. Park, and K. Kim, One-Dimensional Assembly on Two-Dimensions: AuCN Nanowire Epitaxy on Graphene for Hybrid Phototransistors, Nano Lett., 18, 6214-6221 (2018). († Equal contribution) Link

[1] Y. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, D. Scullion, J. Jang, E. J. G. Santos, H. Y. Jeong, and K. Kim, Atomic-scale imaging of few-layer black phosphorus and its reconstructed edge, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 50, 084003 (2017). Link

Publications (full list)

[54] H. Ryu, S. C. Hong, K. Kim, Y. Jung, Y. Lee, K. Lee, Y. Kim, H. Kim, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, J. Kim, K. Kim, H. Cheong, and G.-H. Lee,  Optical Grade Transformation of Monolayer Transition Metal Dichalcogenides via Encapsulation Annealing, Nanoscale, 16,5836-5844 (2024). Link 

[53] W. Zhang, M. Wu, Y. Zhang, H. Yan, Y. Lee, Z. Zhao, H. Hao, X. Shi, Z. Zhang, K. Kim and N. Liu, Paraffin-Enabled Superlattice Customization for a Photostimulated Gradient-Responsive Artificial Reflex Arc, Adv. Mater. 2313267 (2024). Link 

[52] Y. Lee, Y. W. Choi†, K. Lee, C. Song, P. Ercius, M. L. Cohen, K. Kim, and A. Zettl, 1D Magnetic MX3 Single-Chains (M=Cr, V and X=Cl, Br, I), Adv. Mater., 2307942 (2023). Link (†Equal contribution)

[51] D. Song, X. Li, M. Jang, Y. Lee, Y. Zhai, W. Hu, H. Yan, S. Zhang, L. Chen, C. Lu, K. Kim, and N. Liu, An Ultra-thin MXene Film for Multimodal Sensing of Neuroelectrical Signals with Artifacts Removal, Adv. Mater., 2304956 (2023). Link 

[50] J.-Y. Yoon, Y. Lee, D.-G. Kim, D. G. Oh, J. K. Kim, L. Guo, J. Kim, J.Choe, K. Lee, H. Cheong, C. U. Kim, Y. J. Choi, Y. Ma, and K. Kim, Type-II Red Phosphorus: Wavy Packing of Twisted Pentagonal Tubes, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., e202307102 (2023). Link 

[49] S. Hong, C.-U. Hong, S. Lee, M. Jang, C. Jang, Y. Lee, L. J. Widiapradja, S. Park, K. Kim, Y.-W. Son, J.-G. Yook, and S. Im, Ultrafast van der Waals diode using graphene quantum capacitance and Fermi-level depinning, Sci. Adv., 9, eadh9770 (2023). Link 

[48] K. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, S. Lee, M. Jang, Y. Lee*, and K. Kim*, Anisotropic assembly and reorganization of noble metals on black phosphorus van der Waals template, Curr. Appl. Phys., 51, 98-103 (2023). Link  (*Corresponding Author)

[47] Y. Lee, Y. W. Choi†, K. Lee, C. Song, P. Ercius, M. L. Cohen, K. Kim, and A. Zettl, Tuning the sharing modes and composition in a tetrahedral GeX2 (X=S, Se) system via one-dimensional confinement, ACS Nano, 17, 8734-8742 (2023). Link (†Equal contribution) 

[46] Y. Zhang, Y. Lee, W. Zhang, D. Song, K. Lee, Y. Zhao, H. Hao, Z. Zhao, S. Wang, K. Kim, and N. Liu, Deterministic Fabrication of Twisted van der Waals Structures, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2212210 (2023). Link

[45] Y.-J. Kim, Y. Lee, W. Choi, M. Jang, W.-W. Park, K. Kim, Q-H. Park, and O.-H. Kwon, Tailoring Two-Dimensional Matter Using Strong Light-Matter Interactions, Nano Lett., 23, 3645-3652 (2023). Link

[44] H. Ryu, Y.Lee, J. H. Jung, Y. Lee, Y. Cheon, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, K. Kim, H. Cheong, C.-H. Lee, and G.-H. Lee, Laser-induced Phase Transition and Patterning of hBN-encapsulated MoTe2, Small, 2205224 (2023). Link

[43] C.-H. Lee, H. Ryu, G. Nolan, Y. Zhang, Y. Lee, S. Oh, H.Cheong, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, K. Kim, G.-H. Lee, and P. Y. Huang, In situ Imaging of an Anisotropic Layer-by-layer Phase Transition in Few-layer MoTe2, Nano Lett., 23, 677-684 (2023). Link

[42] S. Lee†, Y. Lee†*, L. P. Ding†, K. Lee, F. Ding*, and K. Kim*, Atomically Sharp, Closed Bilayer Phosphorene Edges by Self-Passivation, ACS Nano, 16, 12822–12830 (2022). Link
(† Equal contribution,* Corresponding Author)

[41] K. Lee, J. Park, S. Choi, Y. Lee, S. Lee, J. Jung, J.-Y. Lee, F. Ullah, Z. Tahir, Y. S. Kim, G.-H. Lee, and K. Kim, STEM image analysis based on deep learning: identification of vacancy defects and polymorphs of MoS2, Nano Lett., 22, 4677–4685 (2022). Link 

[40] H. J. Kim, N. V. Quang, T. H. Nguyen, S. Kim, Y. Lee, I. H. Lee, S. Cho, M.-J. Seong, K. Kim, and Y. J. Chang, Tuning of Thermoelectric Properties of MoSe2 Thin Films Under Helium Ion Irradiation, Nanoscale Res. Lett., 17, 26 (2022). Link

[39] W. Zhang, H. Hao, Y. Lee, Y. Zhao, L. Tong, K. Kim, and N. Liu, One-Interlayer-Twisted Multilayer MoS2 Moiré Superlattices, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2111529 (2022). Link

[38] T. K. Yun, Y. Lee, M. J. Kim, J. Park, D. Kang, S. Kim, Y. J. Choi, Y. Yi, B. Shong, J. H. Cho, and K. Kim, Commensurate Assembly of C60 on Black Phosphorus for Mixed-dimensional van der Waals Transistors, Small, 2105916 (2022). Link

[37] G. Li, W. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Y. Lee, Z. Zhao, X. Song, Z. Tan, K. Kim, and N. Liu, Ammonium Salts: New Synergistic Additive for Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth of MoS2, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 12, 12384-12390 (2021). Link

[36] H. Ryu, Y. Lee, H.-J. Kim, S.-H. Kang, Y. Kang, K. Kim, J. Kim, B. E. Janicek, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, P. Y. Huang, H. Cheong, I.-H. Jung, K. Kim, Y.-W. Son, G.-H. Lee, Anomalous Dimensionality-driven Phase Transition of MoTe2 in van der Waals Heterostructure, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2107376 (2021). Link

[35] J.-Y. Lee, J. Kim, Y. Jung, J. C. Shin, Y. Lee, K. Kim, N. Kim, A. van der Zande, J. Son, and G.-H. Lee, Evolution of defect formation during atomically precise desulfurization of monolayer MoS2, Commun. Mater., 2, 80 (2021). Link

[34] S. Lee, J.-E. Jung, H.Kim, Y. Lee, J. M. Park, J. Jang, S. Yoon, A. Gohsh, M. Kim, J. Kim, W. Na, Jonghwan Kim, H. J. Choi, H. Cheong, and K. Kim, γ-GeSe: a new hexagonal polymorph from group IV–VI monochalcogenides, Nano Lett., 21, 4305-4313 (2021). Link

[33] Y. Lee, H.Kim, T. K. Yun, J. C. Kim, S. Lee, S. J. Yang, M. Jang, D. Kim, H. Ryu, G.-H. Lee, S. Im, H. Y. Jeong, H. J. Choi, and K. Kim, Single-Crystalline Metallic Films Induced by van der Waals Epitaxy on Black Phosphorus, Chem. Mater., 33, 3593-3601 (2021). Link

[32] X. Du, Y. Lee, Y. Zhang, T. Yu, K. Kim, and N. Liu, Electronically Weak Coupled Bilayer MoS2 at Various Twist Angles via Folding, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 13, 22819-22827  (2021). Link

[31] H. Cho, D. Kang, Y. Lee, H. Bae, S. Hong, Y. Cho, K. Kim, Y. Yi, J. H. Park, and S. Im, Dramatic reduction of contact resistance via ultrathin LiF in two-dimensional MoS2 field effect transistors, Nano Lett., 21, 3503-3510 (2021). Link

[30] L. J. Widiapradja, T. Nam, Y. Jeong, H.-J. Jin, Y. Lee, K. Kim, S. Lee, H. Kim, H. Bae, and S. Im, 2D MoS2 Charge Injection Memory Transistors Utilizing Hetero‐Stack SiO2/HfO2 Dielectrics and Oxide Interface Traps, Adv. Elect. Mater., 2100074 (2021). Link

[29] K.-T. Kim, H.-J. Jin, W. Choi, Y. Jeong, H. G. Shin, Y. Lee, K. Kim, and S. Im, High Performance β‐Ga2O3 Schottky Barrier Transistors with Large Work Function TMD Gate of NbS2 and TaS2, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2010303 (2021). Link

[28] M. Jang, H. Bae, Y. Lee, W. Na, B. Yu, S. Choi, H. Cheong, H. Lee, and K. Kim, Unidirectional Alignment of AgCN Microwires on Distorted Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Crystals, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 13, 8727-8735 (2021). Link

[27] M. Moschetta, J.-Y. Lee, J. Rodrigues, A. Podesta, O. Varvicchio, J. Son, Y. Lee, K. Kim, G.-H. Lee, F. Benfenati, M. Bramini, and A. Capasso, Hydrogenated Graphene Improves Neuronal Network Maturation and Excitatory Transmission, Adv. Bio., 2000177 (2021). Link

[26] D. Rossi, X. Liu, Y. Lee, M. Khurana, J. Puthenpurayil, K. Kim, A. V. Akimov, J. Cheon, and D. H. Son, Intense Dark Exciton Emission from Strongly Quantum Confined CsPbBr3 Nanocrystals, Nano Lett., 20, 7321-7326 (2020). Link

[25] Y.-J. Kim, Y. Lee, K. Kim, and O.-H. K, Light-Induced Anisotropic Morphological Dynamics of Black Phosphorus Membranes Visualized by Dark-Field Ultrafast Electron Microscopy, ACS Nano, 14, 11383-11393 (2020). Link

[24] T. Kim, D. Kang, Y. Lee, S.Hong, H. G. Shin, H. Bae, Y. Yi, K. Kim, and S. Im, 2D TMD Channel Transistors with ZnO Nanowire Gate for Extended Nonvolatile Memory Applications, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2004140 (2020). Link

[23] T. Sriv, T. M. H. Nguyen, Y. Lee, S. Y. Lim, V. Q. Nguen, K. Kim, S. Cho, and H. Cheong, Optical phonons of SnSe(1-x)Sx layered semiconductor alloys, Sci. Rep., 10, 11761 (2020). Link

[22] S. Choi, N. N. Nguyen, Y. Lee, S-J. Yang, K. Kim, K. Cho, and C-J. Kim, Nanoscale Molecular Building Blocks for Layer‐by‐Layer Assembly, Adv. Mater. Inter., 7, 2000522 (2020). Link

[21] S. J. Yang, K.-T. Park, J. Im, S. Hong, Y. Lee, B.-W. Min, K. Kim, and S. Im, Ultrafast 27GHz cutoff frequency in semitransparent vertical WSe2 Schottky diodes with extremely low contact resistance, Nature Commun., 11, 1574 (2020). Link

[20] H.-J. Jin, J. Kim, Y. Kim, S. Yoon, Y. Lee, K. Kim, and W. Jo, Photo-response in 2D metal chalcogenide-ferroelectric oxide heterostructure controlled by spontaneous polarization, J. Mater. Chem. C, 8, 3724 (2020). Link

[19] Y. Lee, S. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, J. Cheon, H. Y. Jeong, and K. Kim, Fabrication and Imaging of Monolayer Phosphorene with Preferred Edge Configurations via Graphene-Assisted Layer-by-Layer Thinning, Nano Lett., 20, 559-566 (2020). Link

[18] Y. Lee, J. Koo, S. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, K. Kim, M. Jang, J. Jang, J. Choe, B.-W. Li, C. T. Le, F. Ullah, Y. S. Kim, J. Y. Hwang, W. C. Lee, R. S. Ruoff, H. Cheong, J. Cheon, H. Lee, and Kwanpyo Kim, Universal Oriented van der Waals Epitaxy of 1D Cyanide Chains on Hexagonal 2D Crystals, Adv. Sci., 1900757 (2020). Link

[17] A. D. Nguyen, T. K. Nguyen, C. T. Le, S. Kim, F. Ullah, Y. Lee, S. Lee, K. Kim, D. Lee, S. Park, J.-S. Bae, J. I. Jang, and Y. S. Kim, Nitrogen Plasma Treated Continuous Monolayer MoS2 for Improving Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, ACS Omega, 4, 21509 (2019). Link

[16] J. Choe, Y. Lee, J. Park, Y. Kim, C. Kim, and K. Kim, Direct imaging of structural disordering and heterogeneous dynamics of fullerene molecular liquid, Nature Commun., 10, 4395 (2019). Link

[15] J. K. Won, C. Hwang, K. Ahn, S.-Y. Choi, Y. Lee, J. Kim, Yangjin Lee, S. K. Park, I. Chung, C. Kim, K. Kim, S. H. Ahn, M. Lee, and M.-G. Kim, Controlled synthesis of SnSxSe2− x nanoplate alloys via synergetic control of reactant activity and surface defect passivation control with surfactant and co-surfactant mixture, J. Solid State Chem., 278, 120887 (2019). Link

[14] S. J. Yang, Y. Lee, J. H. Kim, H. J. Kim, B. K. Choi, H. Y. Jeong, K. Kim, J. S. Choi, and Y. J. Chang, Single-step synthesis of wrinkled MoSe2 thin films, Curr. Appl. Phys., 19, 273 (2019). Link

[13] J. Jang, Y. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, H. H. Yoon, J. Koo, J. Choe, S. Jeon, J. Sung, J. Park, W. C. Lee, H. Lee, H. Y. Jeong, K. Park, and K. Kim, One-Dimensional Assembly on Two-Dimensions: AuCN Nanowire Epitaxy on Graphene for Hybrid Phototransistors, Nano Lett., 18, 6214-6221 (2018). († Equal contribution) Link

[12] J. Yang, K. Kim, Y. Lee, K. Kim, W. C. Lee, and J. Park, Self-organized growth and self-assembly of nanostructures on 2D materials, FlatChem, 5, 50 (2017). Link

[11] F. Ullah, Y. Sim, C. T. Le, M. J. Seong, J. I. Jang, S. H. Rhim, B. C. Tran Khac, K. H. Chung, K. Park, Y. Lee, K. Kim, H. Y. Jeong, and Y. S. Kim, Growth and Simultaneous Valleys Manipulation of Two-Dimensional MoSe2-WSe2 Lateral Heterostructure, ACS Nano, 11, 8822 (2017). Link

[10] J. W. F. To, J. W. D. Ng, S. Siahrostami, A. L. Koh, Y. Lee, Z. H. Chen, K. D. Fong, S. C. Chen, J. J. He, W. G. Bae, J. Wilcox, H. Y. Jeong, K. Kim, F. Studt, J. K. Norskov, T. F. Jaramillo, and Z. N. Bao, High-performance oxygen reduction and evolution carbon catalysis: From mechanistic studies to device integration, Nano Res., 10, 1163 (2017). Link

[9] Y. Lee, J.-Y. Yoon, D. Scullion, J. Jang, E. J. G. Santos, H. Y. Jeong, and K. Kim, Atomic-scale imaging of few-layer black phosphorus and its reconstructed edge, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 50, 084003 (2017). Link

[8] J. Kim, K. Lim, Y. Lee, J. Kim, K. Kim, J. Park, K. Kim, and W. C. Lee, Precise Identification of Graphene's Crystal Structures by Removable Nanowire Epitaxy, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 8, 1302 (2017). Link

[7] J. Choe, Y. Lee, L. Fang, G. D. Lee, Z. Bao, and K. Kim, Direct imaging of rotating molecules anchored on graphene, Nanoscale, 8, 13174 (2016). Link

[6] B. S. Lee, Y. Lee, J. Y. Hwang, and Y. C. Choi, Structural properties of reduced graphene oxides prepared using various reducing agents, Carbon lett., 16, 255 (2015). Link

[5] M. S. Kim, D. H. Lee, C. H. Kim, Y. J. Lee, J. Y. Hwang, C.-M. Yang, Y. A. Kim, and K. S. Yang, Shell–core structured carbon fibers via melt spinning of petroleum- and wood-processing waste blends, Carbon, 85, 194 (2015). Link

[4] C. H. Kim, M. S. Kim, Y. A. Kim, K. S. Yang, S. J. Baek, Y-J Lee, C.-M. Yang, Y. Lee, and J. Y. Hwang, Electro-conductively deposited carbon fibers for power controllable heating elements, RSC Adv., 5, 26998 (2015). Link

[3] H. Jeong, H. J. Kim, Y. J. Lee, J. Y. Hwang, O.-K. Park, J.-H. Wee, C.-M. Yang, B.-C. Ku, and J. K. Lee, Amino acids derived nitrogen-doped carbon materials for electrochemical capacitive energy storage, Mater. Lett., 145, 273 (2015). Link

[2] K.-H. Lee, J.-H. Lee, H.-D. Kang, C.-Y. Han, S. M. Bae, Y. Lee, J. Y. Hwang, and H. Yang, Highly fluorescence-stable blue CdZnS/ZnS quantum dots against degradable environmental conditions, J. Alloys Compd., 610, 511 (2014). Link

[1] J.-H. Kim, K.-H. Lee, D.-Y. Jo, Y. Lee, J. Y. Hwang, and H. Yang, Cu−In−Ga−S quantum dot composition-dependent device performance of electrically driven light-emitting diodes, Appl. Phys. Lett., 105, 133104 (2014). Link