066. Z. Chen*, X. Shen*, N. Andrejevic, T. Liu, D. Luo, T. Nguyen, N. C. Drucker, M. Kozina, Q. Song, C. Hua, G. Chen, X. Wang, J. Kong, and M Li*, "Panoramic mapping of phonon transport from ultrafast electron diffraction and machine learning", arXiv:2202.06199 (2022).

065. N. C. Drucker, T. Nguyen, F. Han*, X. Luo, N. Andrejevic, Z. Zhu, G. Bednik, Q. T. Nguyen, Z. Chen, L. K. Nguyen, T. J. Williams, M. B. Stone, A. I. Kolesnikov, S. Chi, J. Fernandez-Baca, T. Hogan, A. Alatas, A. A. Puretzky, D. B. Geohegan, S. Huang, Y. Yue* and M. Li*, "Fluctuation-driven, topology-stabilized order in a correlated nodal semimetal", arXiv:2103.08489 (2021).

064. N. Andjejevic, J. Andrejevic, C. H. Rycroft* and M. Li*, “Machine learning spectral indicators of topology”, arXiv:2003.00994, submitted. (Equal contribution)

063. N. Andrejevic, F. Han, T. NguyenA. Puretzky, Q. Meng, Y-F Zhao, W. Zhao, L. Wu, D. Geohegan, C-Z Chang, Y. Zhu*, S. Huang*, M. Li*, "Spectroscopic Signatures of Nonlocal Interfacial Coupling in Superconducting FeSe/SrTiO3 Heterostructures", arXiv:1908.05648, submitted. (Equal contribution).

062. R. Pablo-Pedro*, N. Andrejevic, Y. Tsurimaki, Z. Ding, T-H Liu, G.D. Mahan, S. Huang and M. Li*, "Phonon Quantum Phase Transition", arXiv:1809.06495, submitted. (Equal contribution).


061. N. Andrejevic*, Z. Chen, T. Nguyen, L. Fan, H. Heiberger, V. Lauter, L-J Zhou, Y-F Zhao, C-Z Chang, A. Grutter, and M Li*, "Elucidating proximity magnetism through polarized neutron reflectometry and machine learning", App. Phys. Rev. 9, 011421 (2022). (Equal contribution; AIP Scilight)

060. T. Nguyen and M. Li*, "Electronic properties of correlated kagomé metals AV3Sb5 (A = K, Rb, Cs): A perspective", J. Appl. Phys. 131, 060901 (2022). (Invited perspective article)

059. K-P So, M Stapelberg, Y. R. Zhou, M. Li, MP Short* and S. Yip*, “Observation of dynamical transformation plasticity in metallic nanocomposites through a precompiled machine-learning algorithm”, Mater. Res. Lett. 10, 14 (2022).

058. T. Nguyen, Y. Tsurimaki, R. Pablo-Pedro, G. Bednik, T. Liu, A. Apte, N. Andrejevic, and M. Li*, "Topological Signatures in Nodal Semimetals through Neutron Scattering", New J. Phys. 24, 013016 (2022)(Equal contribution)

057. J.M. Fang, S. Basu, M. Li, K-C Shih, J. Wang, M. Cotlet, X. Wang, J. Zhao, TJ Mountziaris, JJ LoTurco, and M-P Nieh*, “Restriction-in-Motion of Surface Ligands Enhances Photoluminescence of Quantum Dots – Experiment and Theory”, Advanced Materials Interfaces, 202102079 (2022).

056. M. Li and Y. Wang, "One way express ticket to quantum criticality", Nature Materials, 21, 3 (2022). (Invited News & Views article)


055. J. Xu, F. Han, T. Wang, L.R. Thoutam, S. Pate, M. Li*, X. Zhang, Y-L Wang*, R. Fotovat, U. Welp, X. Zhou, W-K Kwok, DY Chung, M. Kanatzidis and Z-L Xiao*, "Extended Kohler’s Rule Scaling of Magnetoresistance in Weyl Semimetal TaP", Phys. Rev. X 11, 041029 (2021). (Equal contribution)

054. T. Nguyen, N. Andrejevic, H. C. Po, Q. Song, Y. Tsurimaki, N. C. Drucker, A. Alatas, E. E. Alp, B. M. Leu, A. Cunsolo, Y. Cai, L. Wu, J. A. Garlow, Y. Zhu, A. C. Gossard, A. A. Puretsky, D. B. Geohegan, S. Huang* and M. Li*, "Signature of Many-Body Localization of Phonons in Strongly Disordered Superlattices", Nano Lett. 21, 7419-7435 (2021).

053. Z. Chen, N. Andrejevic, N. C. Drucker, T. Nguyen, R.P. Xian, T. Smidt, Y. Wang, R. Ernstorfer, A. Tennant, M. Chan, and M. Li*, "Material Learning on Neutron  and X-Ray Scattering", Chem. Phys. Rev. 2, 031301 (2021) (Equal contribution; Invited review article)

052. Z. Chen, N. Andrejevic, T. Smidt, Z. Ding, Y-T Chi, Q. Nguyen, A. Alatas, J. Kong and M. Li*, “Direct prediction of phonon density of states with Euclidean neural network”, Adv. Sci. 8, 2004214 (2021). (Equal contribution)

051. P. Cao*, K-P So, Y. Yang, J-G Park, M. Li, L. Yan, J. Hu, M. Kirk, M. Li, Y-H Lee, MP Short* and J. Li*, ” Carbon nanotube (CNT) metal composites exhibit greatly reduced radiation damage”, Acta. Mater. 203, 116483 (2021)

050. L. Zhao, S. Wang, Y. Dong, W. Quan, F. Han, Y. Huang, Y. Li, X. Liu, M. Li, Z. Zhang*, J. Zhang*, Z. Tang, J. Li*, "Coarse-grained reduced MoxTi1-xNb2O7+x anodes for high-rate lithium-ion batteries", Energy Storage Materials 34, 574 (2021)


049. K. Zhang, T. Wang, X. Pang, F. Han, S-L Shang, N.T. Hung, A.R.T. Nugraha, Z-K Liu, M Li*, R. Saito* and Shengxi Huang*, “Anisotropic Fano resonance in a Weyl semimetal candidate LaAlSi”, Phys. Rev. B 102, 235162 (2020)

048. F. Han*, N. Andrejevic, T. Nguyen, V. Kozii, Q. Nguyen, T. Hogan, Z. Ding, R. Pablo-Pedro, S. Parjan, B. Skinner, A. Alatas, E. Alp, S. Chi, J. Fernandez-Baca, S. Huang, L. Fu* and M. Li*, "Quantized Thermoelectric Hall Effect Induces Giant Power Factor in a Topological Semimetal", Nature Communications 11, 6167 (2020). (Equal contribution).

047. T. Nguyen, F. Han, N. Andrejevic, R. Pablo-Pedro, A. Apte, Y. Tsurimaki, Z. Ding, K. Zhang, A. Alatas, E. E. Alp, S. Chi, J. Fernandez-Baca, M. Matsuda, D. A. Tennant, Y. Zhao, Z. Xu, J. W. Lynn, S. Huang and M. Li*, “Topological Singularity Induced Chiral Kohn Anomaly in a Weyl Semimetal”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 236401 (2020) with Editors' Suggestion. (Equal contribution)

046. M. Li and G. Chen, "Thermal Transport for Probing Quantum Materials", MRS Bulletin 45, 348 (2020)(Invited Review Article)

045. R. Pablo-Pedro, MA Magana-Fuentes, M. Videa, J. Kong, M. Li, J. Mendoza-Cortes* and T. van Voorhis*, "Understanding disorder in 2D materials: the case of carbon doping of Silicene", Nano Lett., 20, 6336 (2020)

044. R. Gao, M. Jin*, F. Han, B. Wang, X. Wang*, Q. Fang, Y. Dong, C. Sun, L. Shao, M. Li, and Ju Li*, “Superconducting Cu/Nb nanolaminate by coded accumulative roll bonding and its helium damage characteristics”, Acta Mater. 197, 212 (2020)

043. Y. Tsurimaki, X. Qian, S. Pajovic, F. Han, M. Li and G. Chen*, "Large non-reciprocal absorption and emission of radiation in time-reversal-symmetry-breaking type-I Weyl semimetals", Phys. Rev. B 101, 165426 (2020).  

042. K. Zhang, X. Pang, T. Wang, F. Han, S-L Shang, N.T. Hung, A.R.T. Nugraha, Z-K Liu, M. Li*, R. Saito* and S. Huang*, “Phonon-mode dependent Raman spectroscopy of topological nodal semimetal TaP”, Phys. Rev. B 101, 014308 (2020).


041. Y-Y Lyu, F. Han, Z-L Xiao*, J. Xu, Y-L Wang*, H-B Wang, J-K Bao, DY Chung, M. Li*, I. Martin, U. Welp. MG Kadatzidis, and W-K Kwok, “Magnetization Governed Magnetoresistance Anisotropy in Topological Semimetal CeBi”, Phys. Rev. B:Rapid Commun. 100, 180407 (2019)

040. W. Gong*, B. Fugetsu*, Z-P Wang, T. Ueki, I. Sakata, H. Ogata, F. Han, M. Li, L. Su, X. Zhang, M. Terrones, and M. Endo, “Thicker carbon-nanotube / manganese-oxide hybridized nanostructures as electrodes for creation of fiber-shaped high-energy-density supercapacitors”, Carbon 154, 169 (2019).

039. J. Xu, F. Wu, J-K Bao, F. Han, Z-L Xiao*, I. Martin*, Y-Y Lyu, Y-L Wang, DY Chung, M. Li, W. Zhang, J. Perason, J. S. Jiang, M. Kanatzidis and W-K Kwok, "Orbital-flop Induced Magnetoresistance Anisotropy in Rare Earth Monopnictide CeSb", Nat. Commun. 10, 2875 (2019)

038. Y. Xu, D. Kraemer, B. Song, Z. Jiang, J. Zhou, J. Loomis, J. Wang, M. Li, H. Ghasemi, X. Huang, X. Li and G. Chen*, "Nanostructured Polymer Films with Metal-like Thermal Conductivity", Nat. Commun. 10, 1771 (2019).

037. M. Li, "Quantized Dislocations", J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 31, 083001 (2019). (Invited Topical Review).


036. Z. Ding, J. Zhou, B. Song, M. Li, T-H Liu and G. Chen*, “Umklapp Scatterings Are Not necessarily Resistive”, Phys. Rev. B 98, 180302 (2018).

035. M. N. Luckyanova, J. Mendoza, H. Lu, B. Song, S. Huang, J. Zhou, M. Li, Y. Dong, H. Zhou, L. Wu, B. J. Kirby, A. J. Grutter, A. A. Puetzky, Y. Zhu, M. S. Dresselhaus, A. Gossard, and G. Chen*, “Phonon Localization in Heat Conduction”, Science Advances 4, eaat9460 (2018).

034. T-H Liu, B. Song, L. Meroueh, Z. Ding, Q. Song, J. Zhou, M. Li and G. Chen*, "Simultaneously high electron and hole mobilities in cubic boron-V compounds: BP, BAs and BSb", Phys. Rev. B: Rapid Commun, 98, 081203 (2018).

033. L. Ding, M. Ukhtary, M. Chubarov, T. Choudhury, F. Zhang, R. Yang, A. Zhang, JA Fan, M. Terrones, J. Redwing, T. Yang, M. Li, R. Satio and S. Huang*,  "Understanding Interlayer Coupling in TMD-hBN Heterostructure by Raman Spectroscopy", IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices 65, 4059-4067 (2018).

032. G. Wei, B. Fugetsu*, Z. Wang, I. Sakata, L. Su, X. Zhang, H. Ogata, M. Li., C. Wang, J. Li, J. Ortiz-Medina, M. Terrones and M. Endo, "Carbon nanotubes and manganese oxide hybrid nanostructures as high performance fiber supercapacitors", Commun. Chem. 1, 16 (2018).

031. W. Zhao, M. Li, C-Z Chang*, J. Jiang, L. Wu, C. Liu, J. S. Moodera, Y. Zhu*, and M. H. W. Chan*, "Direct imaging of electron transfer and its influence on superconducting pairing at FeSe/SrTiO3 interface", Science Advances 4, eaao2682 (2018). (Equal contribution)

030. M. Li*, Y. Tsurimaki, Q. Meng, N. Andrejevic, Y. Zhu, G. D. Mahan and G. Chen*, "Theory of Electron-Phonon-Dislon Interacting System – Toward a Quantized Theory of Dislocations", New J. Phys. 20, 023010, (2018) (Equal contribution)

029. T-H Liu, J. Zhou, M. Li, Z. Ding, Q. Song, B. Liao, L. Fu and G. Chen*, "Electron Mean-Free-Path Filtering in Dirac Material for Improved Thermoelectric Performance", PNAS 115, 879-884 (2018).

028. F. Han, N. Andrejevic and M. Li*, "A Hidden Dimension To Explore New Thermoelectrics", Joule 2, 16 (2018) (Invited Preview Article).

027. Z. Ding, J. Zhou, B. Song, V. Chiloyan, M. Li, T-H Liu and G. Chen*, "Phonon Hydrodynamic Heat Conduction and Knudsen Minimum in Graphite", Nano Lett. 18, 639 (2018).


026. M. Li*, Q. Song, W. Zhao, J. A Garlow, T-H Liu, L. Wu, Y. Zhu, JS Moodera, MHW Chan, G. Chen* and C-Z Chang*, "Dirac-Electrons-Mediated Magnetic Proximity Effect in Topological Insulator / Magnetic Insulator Heterostructures", Phys. Rev. B: Rapid Commun 96, 201301 (2017). (Equal contribution)

025. M. Li*, Q. Song, T-H Liu, L. Meroueh, G. D. Mahan, M. S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen*, “Tailoring Superconductivity with Quantum Dislocations”, Nano Lett. 17, 4604 (2017).

024. C-L Fu and M. Li*, “Oscillative deviation from Matthiessen’s rule due to interacting dislocations”,  J. Phys. Condens Matter 29, 325702 (2017).

023. M. Li*, Z. Ding, Q. Meng, J. Zhou, Y. Zhu, H. Liu, M. S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen*, “Nonperturbative Quantum Nature of the Dislocation-Phonon Interaction”, Nano Lett. 17, 1587 (2017).

022. M. Li*, W. Cui, M. S. Dresselhaus and G. Chen*, “Electron energy can oscillate near a crystal dislocation”, New J. Phys. 19, 013033 (2017).


021. A. Vipin*, B. Fugetsu, I. Sakata, A. Isogai, M. Endo, M. Li, M. S. Dresselhaus, “Cellulose nanofiber backboned Prussian blue nanoparticles as powerful adsorbents for the selective elimination of radioactive cesium”, Sci. Rep. 6, 37009 (2016).

020. Z. Zhu, M. Li and J. Li*, "Topological semimetal- topological insulator Quantum Phase Transition in Zintl compounds Ba2X (X=Si, Ge)", Phys. Rev. B 94, 155121 (2016).

019. K-P So, D. Chen, A. Kushima, M. Li, S. Kim, Y. Yang, Z. Wang, J-G Park, Y-H Lee, R. I. Gonzalez, M. Kiwi, E. M. Bringa, S. Lin* and J. Li*, “Dispersion of carbon nanotubes in Aluminum improves radiation resistance”, Nano Energy 22, 319 (2016).

018. C-Z Chang* and M. Li, “Quantum Anomalous Hall Effect in Time-Reversal-Symmetry Breaking Topological Insulators”, J. Phys. Condens. Matter 28, 123002 (2016). (Invited Topical Review). 


017. M. Li*, C. Chang*, B. J. Kirby, M. Jamer, W. Cui, L. Wu, P. Wei, Y. Zhu, D. Heiman, J. Li and J. Moodera*, "Proximity Driven Enhanced Magnetic Order at Ferromagnetic Insulator / Magnetic Topological Insulator Interface", Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 087201 (2015).

016. M. Li*, C. Chang*, L. Wu, J. Tao, W. Zhao, M. Chan, J. Moodera, J. Li and Y. Zhu*, "Experimental Verification of the Van Vleck Nature of Long-Range Ferromagnetic Order in Vanadium-Doped Three-Dimensional Topological Insulator Sb2Te3". Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 146802 (2015).

015. M. Li*, W. Cui, J. Yu, Z. Dai, Z. Wang, F. Katmis, W. Guo and J. Moodera, "Magnetic Proximity Effect and Interlayer Exchange Coupling of Ferromagnetic / Topological Insulator / Ferromagnetic Trilayer", Phys. Rev. B 91, 014427 (2015).

014. A. Ugur, F. Katmis, M. Li, L. Wu, Y. Zhu, K. Varanasi and K. Gleason*, " Low-Dimensional Conduction Mechanisms in Highly-Conductive and Transparent Conjugated Polymers", Advanced Materials 31, 4604 (2015).

013. Z. Tian*, M. Li*, Z. Ren, H. Ma, A. Alatas, S. Wilson and J. Li, "Investigation of phonon transport in PbTe-PbSe alloys using inelastic x-ray scattering", J. Phys. Condens. Matter. 27, 375403 (2015).

012. M. Li*, W. Cui, L. Wu, Q. Meng, Y. Zhu, Y. Zhang, W. Liu and Z. Ren, "Topological Effect to Surface Plasmon Excitation in Topological Insulator Nanowires". Can. J. Phys. 93, 591-598 (2015).


011. M. Li*, Z. Dai, W. Cui, Z. Wang, F. Katmis, P. Le, J. Wang, L. Wu and Y. Zhu, "Tunable THz Surface Plasmonics based on Topological Insulator-Layered Superconductor Hybrid Structure", Phys. Rev. B 89, 235432 (2014).

010. Z. Wang, E. Fratini, M. Li, P. Le, E. Manontov, P. Baglioni, S-H Chen, "Hydration-dependent dynamic crossover phenomenon in protein hydration water", Phys. Rev. E 90, 042705 (2014).

009. J. Niu, A. Kushima, M. Li, W. Li, Z. Wang and J. Li*, "Scalable Synthesis of Sulfur Nanosponge Cathode for Lithium-Sulfur Battery with Greatly Improved Cyclability", J. Mater. Chem. A 2, 19788-19796 (2014).

008. W. Cui, M. Li*, Z. Dai, Q. Meng and Y. Zhu, "Near-Field Optical Effect of a Core-Shell Nanostructure in Proximity to a Flat Surface", J. Chem. Phys. 140, 044109 (2014).

007. Z. Wang, W-S Chiang, P. Le, E. Fratini, M. Li, A. Alatas, P. Baglionib and S-H Chen*, “One role of hydration water in proteins: key to the ‘softening’ of short time intraprotein collective vibrations of a specific length scale”, Soft Matter 10, 4298 (2014).

006. Z. Wang, K-H Liu, P. Le, M. Li, W-S Chiang, J. Leao, M. Tyagi, J. Copley, A. Podlesnyak, A. I. Kolesnikov, C-Y Mou, and S-H Chen*, "Boson peak in deeply-cooled confined water: A possible way to explore the existence of the liquid-to-liquid transition in water", Phys. Rev. Lett., 112, 237802 (2014).

005. A. D. Liao, M. Yao, F. Katmis, M. Li, S. Tang, J. Moodera, C. Opeil, and M. Dresselhaus, “Inducing Anisotropic Electronic Transport in Bismuth Thin Films”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 063114 (2014).

Before 2014

004. S. Paltsev, F. O'Sullivan, N. Lee, A. Agarwal, M. Li, X. Li, N. Fylaktos (2013), "Natural Gas Monetization Pathways for Cyprus: Interim Report - Economics of Project Development Options", MIT Energy Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. ISBN 978-0-9828008-8-1.

003. M. Li, X-Q Chu, E. Fratini, P. Baglioni, A. Alatas, E. E. Alp, S-H Chen*, "Phonon-like excitation in secondary and tertiary structure of hydrated protein powders", Soft Matter 7, 9848-9853 (2011).

002. C-S Tsao, M. Li, Y. Zhang, J. B. Leao, W-S Chiang, T-Y Chung, Y-R Tzeng, M-S Yu, and S-H Chen*, "Probing the Room Temperature Spatial Distribution of Hydrogen in Nanoporous Carbon by Use of Small-Angle Neutron Scattering",J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 19895 (2010).

001. C-S Tsao, Y. Liu, M. Li, Y. Zhang, J. B. Leao, H-W Chang, M-S Yu and S-H Chen*, "Neutron Scattering Methodology for Absolute Measurement of Room-Temperature Hydrogen Storage Capacity and Evidence for Spillover Effect in a Pt-Doped Activated Carbon", J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 1, 1569-1573 (2010).


Book Chapters

B01.   M. Li* and R. Pablo-Pedro, “Quantized Dislocations for Functional and Quantum Materials”, arXiv:1810.07861, Invited Book Chapter for “Handbook of Materials Modeling, 2nd Edition”, ISBN 978-3-319-44678-3, Springer Publishing 2019.