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Langli Luo

Interfacial Sciences & Simulation
Post Doctorate RA B
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K8-93
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Luo L, B Liu, S Song, W Xu, J Zhang, and C Wang. 2017. "Revealing The Reaction Mechanisms of Li-O2 Batteries Using Environmental Transmission Electron Microscopy." Nature Nanotechnology 12(6):535-540.  doi:10.1038/nnano.2017.27
  • Luo L, MH Engelhard, Y Shao, and C Wang. 2017. "Revealing the Dynamics of Platinum Nanoparticle Catalyst on Carbon in Oxygen and Water using Environmental TEM." ACS Catalysis 7:7658-7664.  doi:10.1021/acscatal.7b02861
  • Du L, L Luo, Z Feng, MH Engelhard, X Xie, B Han, J Sun, J Zhang, G Yin, C Wang, Y Wang, and Y Shao. 2017. "Nitrogen-doped graphitized carbon shell encapsulated NiFe nanoparticles: A highly durable oxygen evolution catalyst." Nano Energy 39:245-252.  doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.07.006
  • Jian Z, C Bommier, L Luo, Z Li, W Wang, C Wang, PA Greaney, and X Ji. 2017. "Insights on the Mechanism of Na-Ion Storage in Soft Carbon Anode." Chemistry of Materials 29(5):2314-2320.  doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b05474
  • Li Q, S Jiao, L Luo, MS Ding, J Zheng, SS Cartmell, C Wang, K Xu, J Zhang, and W Xu. 2017. "Wide temperature electrolytes for lithium-ion batteries." ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9(22):18826-18835.  doi:10.1021/acsami.7b04099
  • Song J, P Yan, L Luo, X Qi, X Rong, J Zheng, B Xiao, S Feng, C Wang, YS Hu, Y Lin, VL Sprenkle, and X Li. 2017. "Yolk-Shell Structured Sb@C Anodes for High Energy Na-ion Batteries." Nano Letters 40:504-511.  doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.08.051
  • Song S, W Xu, J Zheng, L Luo, MH Engelhard, ME Bowden, B Liu, C Wang, and J Zhang. 2017. "Complete decomposition of Li2CO3 in Li-O2 batteries using Ir/B4C as noncarbon-based oxygen electrode." Nano Letters 17(3):1417-1424.  doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b04371
  • Song S, W Xu, R Cao, L Luo, MH Engelhard, ME Bowden, B Liu, L Estevez, C Wang, and J Zhang. 2017. "B4C as a stable non-carbon-based oxygen electrode material for lithium-oxygen batteries." Nano Energy 33:195-204.  doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.01.042
  • Wang H, H Ruan, M Feng, Y Qin, HM Job, L Luo, C Wang, MH Engelhard, E Kuhn, X Chen, MP Tucker, and B Yang. 2017. "One-Pot Process for Hydrodeoxygenation of Lignin to Alkanes Using Ru-based Bimetallic and Bifunctional Catalysts Supported on Zeolite Y." ChemSusChem 10(8):1846-1856.  doi:10.1002/cssc.201700160
  • Zhang H, S Hwang, M Wang, Z Feng, SG Karakalos, L Luo, Z Qiao, X Xie, C Wang, D Su, Y Shao, and G Wu. 2017. "Single Atomic Iron Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction in Acidic Media: Particle Size Control and Thermal Activation." Journal of the American Chemical Society 139(40):14143-14149.  doi:10.1021/jacs.7b06514
  • Zhang X, Y He, ML Sushko, J Liu, L Luo, JJ De Yoreo, SX Mao, C Wang, and KM Rosso. 2017. "Direction-Specific van der Waals Attraction Between Rutile TiO2 Nanocrystals." Science 356(6336):434-437.  doi:10.1126/science.aah6902


  • Luo L, B Zhao, B Xiang, and CM Wang. 2016. "Size-controlled Intercalation to Conversion Transition in Lithiation of Transition-Metal Chalcogenides - NbSe3." ACS Nano 10(1):1249-1255.  doi:10.1021/acsnano.5b06614
  • Luo L, L Zou, DK Schreiber, DR Baer, SM Bruemmer, G Zhou, and CM Wang. 2016. "In-Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy Study of Surface Oxidation for Ni-10Cr and Ni-20Cr Alloys." Scripta Materialia 114:129-132.  doi:10.1016/j.scriptamat.2015.11.031
  • Luo L, L Zou, DK Schreiber, MJ Olszta, DR Baer, SM Bruemmer, G Zhou, and CM Wang. 2016. "In Situ Atomic Scale Visualization Of Surface Kinetics Driven Dynamics Of Oxide Growth On A Ni-Cr Surface." Chemical Communications 52(16):3300-3303.  doi:10.1039/c5cc09165a
  • Cheng Y, L Luo, L Zhong, J Chen, B Li, W Wang, SX Mao, CM Wang, VL Sprenkle, G Li, and J Liu. 2016. "Highly Reversible Zinc-ion Intercalation with Chevrel Phase Mo6S8 Nanocubes and Applications for Advanced Zinc-ion Batteries." ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8(22):13673-13677.  doi:10.1021/acsami.6b03197
  • He Y, M Gu, HY Xiao, L Luo, Y Shao, F Gao, Y Du, SX Mao, and CM Wang. 2016. "Atomistic Conversion Reaction Mechanism of WO3 in Secondary Ion Batteries of Li, Na, and Ca." Angewandte Chemie International Edition 55(21):6244-6247.  doi:10.1002/anie.201601542
  • Liu B, P Yan, W Xu, J Zheng, Y He, L Luo, ME Bowden, CM Wang, and J Zhang. 2016. "Electrochemically formed ultrafine metal oxide nanocatalysts for high performance lithium-oxygen batteries ." Nano Letters 16(8):4932-4939.  doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b01556
  • Lu X, ER Adkins, Y He, L Zhong, L Luo, SX Mao, CM Wang, and BA Korgel. 2016. "Germanium as a Sodium Ion Battery Material: In Situ TEM Reveals Fast Sodiation Kinetics with High Capacity." Chemistry of Materials 28(4):1236-1242.  doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b00200
  • Shen C, M Ge, L Luo, X Fang, Y Liu, A Zhang, J Rong, CM Wang, and C Zhou. 2016. "In Situ and Ex Situ TEM Study of Lithiation Behaviours of Porous Silicon Nanostructures." Scientific Reports 6:Article No. 31334.  doi:10.1038/srep31334


  • Luo L, H Yang, P Yan, JJ Travis, Y Lee, N Liu, DM Piper, SH Lee, P Zhao, SM George, J Zhang, Y Cui, S Zhang, C Ban, and CM Wang. 2015. "Surface-Coating Regulated Lithiation Kinetics and Degradation in Silicon Nanowires for Lithium Ion Battery." ACS Nano 9(5):5559-5566.  doi:10.1021/acsnano.5b01681
  • Luo L, P Zhao, H Yang, B Liu, J Zhang, Y Cui, G Yu, S Zhang, and CM Wang. 2015. "Surface Coating Constraint Induced Self-Discharging of Silicon Nanoparticles as Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries ." Nano Letters 15(10):7016-7022.  doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b03047
  • Yan P, J Zheng, D Lv, Y Wei, J Zheng, Z Wang, S Kuppan, J Yu, L Luo, DJ Edwards, MJ Olszta, K Amine, J Liu, J Xiao, F Pan, G Chen, J Zhang, and CM Wang. 2015. "Atomic-Resolution Visualization of Distinctive Chemical Mixing Behavior of Ni, Co and Mn with Li in Layered Lithium Transition-Metal Oxide Cathode Materials." Chemistry of Materials 27(15):5393-5401.  doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02016

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