May 5, 2017: Our work on Joule-heated wrapped-graphene sponge for fast clean-up of viscous crude-oil spill was published online (Nature Nanotechnol 2017, DOI:10.1038/NNANO.2017.33, Front Cover), highlighted by Nature, News & Views of the journal Nature Nanotechnol
January 9, 2017: Prof. Yu's team received The 2nd Prize of National Natural Science Award for the Year 2016 awarded by Chinese Government.
January 2, 2017: Prof. Shu-Hong Yu was invited to serve as a Senior Editor for Langmuir.
October 20, 2016: Congratulations on the acceptance of our JACS Article entitled "Ion-Catalyzed Synthesis of Microporous Hard Carbon Embedded with Expanded Nanographite for Enhanced Lithium/Sodium Storage" (Zhi-Long Yu, Sen Xin, Ya You et al, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b06673).
October 7, 2016: Our synthetic nacre work was published, Featured by Perspectives "Growing a synthetic mollusk shell" (Francois Barthelat, Science 2016, 354, 32-33).

"Joule-heated graphene-wrapped sponge enables fast clean-up of viscous crude-oil spill"

By: Jin Ge, Lu-An Shi, Yong-Chao Wang, Hao-Yu Zhao, Hong-Bin Yao, Yin-Bo Zhu, Ye Zhang, Hong-Wu Zhu, Heng-An Wu & Shu-Hong Yu*,

Nat. Nanotechnol. 2017, 12, 434-440.


"Synthetic nacre by predesigned matrix-directed mineralization"

By: Li-Bo Mao, Huai-Ling Gao, Hong-Bin Yao, Lei Liu, Helmut Cölfen, Gang Liu, Si-Ming Chen, Shi-Kuo Li, You-Xian Yan, Yang-Yi Liu, Shu-Hong Yu*,

Science 2016.