An exceptionally facile method to produce layered double hydroxides on a conducting substrate and their application for solar water splitting without an external bias

  • Seungho Cho, Ji-Wook Jang, Yoon Bin Park, Jae Young Kim, Ganesan Magesh, Jin Hyun Kim, Minsu Seol, Kijung Yong, Kun-Hong Lee* and Jae Sung Lee*, Energy & Environmental Science 7 (7), 2301-2307 (2014) [link]

Solution-processed Cu2ZnSnS4 superstrate solar cell using vertically aligned ZnO nanorods

  • Dongwook Lee and Kijung Yong*, Nanotechnology 25 (6), 065401 (2014) [link]

Mo-Compound/CNT-Graphene Composites as Efficient Catalytic Electrodes for Quantum-Dot-Sensitized Solar Cells

  • Minsu Seol, Duck Hyun Youn, Jae Young Kim, Ji-Wook Jang, Mingi Choi, Jae Sung Lee* and Kijung Yong*, Advanced Energy Materials 4 (4) (2014) [link]

Chemical Bath Deposition of Stoichiometric CdSe Quantum Dots for Efficient Quantum-Dot-Sensitized Solar Cell Application

  • Youngwoo Choi, Minsu Seol, Wooseok Kim and Kijung Yong*, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (11), 5664-5670 (2014) [link]

ZnO-Based Nanostructuring Strategy Using an Optimized Solution Process in CuInS2Superstrate Photovoltaics

  • Dongwook Lee and Kijung Yong*, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (15), 7788-7800 (2014) [link]

Highly Durable and Efficient Quantum Dot-Sensitized Solar Cells Based on Oligomer Gel Electrolytes

  • Heejin Kim, Insung Hwang and Kijung Yong*, ACS applied materials & interfaces 6 (14), 11245-11253 (2014) [link]

Solar-driven hydrogen evolution using a CuInS2/CdS/ZnO heterostructure nanowire array as an efficient photoanode

  • Youngwoo Choi, Minki Beak and Kijung Yong*, Nanoscale 6 (15), 8914-8918 (2014) [link]

Nano-Design of 3D Electrodes for Highly Efficient Quantum Dot-Sensitized Solar Energy Conversion

  • Minsu Seol, Mingi Choi, Youngwoo Choi, and Kijung Yong*, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 161 (12), H809-H815 (2014) [link]

A facile strategy to fabricate high-quality single crystalline brookite TiO2 nanoarrays and their photoelectrochemical properties

  • Mingi Choi and Kijung Yong*, Nanoscale 6 (22), 13900-13909 (2014) [link]



TiN Nanoparticles on CNT-Graphene Hybrid Support as Noble-Metal-Free Counter Electrode for Quantum-Dot-Sensitized Solar Cells

  • Duck Hyun Youn, Minsu Seol, Jae Young Kim, Ji-Wook Jang, Youngwoo Choi, Kijung Yong* and Jae Sung Lee*, ChemSusChem 6 (2), 261-267 (2013) [link]

Non-vacuum deposition of CIGS absorber films for low-cost thin film solar cells 

  • Dongwook Lee and Kijung Yong*, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering 30 (7), 1347-1358 (2013) [link]

A highly efficient light capturing 2D (nanosheet)-1D (nanorod) combined hierarchical ZnO nanostructure for efficient quantum dot sensitized solar cells

  • Heejin Kim and Kijung Yong*, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 15 (6), 2109-2116 (2013) [link]

Hybrid-Type Quantum-Dot Cosensitized ZnO Nanowires Solar Cell with Enhanced Visible-Light Harvesting

  • Heejin Kim, Hyuncheol Jeong, Tae Kyu An, Chan Eon Park and Kijung Yong*, ACS applied materials & interfaces 5 (2), 268-275 (2013) [link]

Environmentally Benign and Efficient Ag2S-ZnO Nanowires as Photoanodes for Solar Cells: Comparison with CdS-ZnO Nanowires

  • Insung Hwang and Kijung Yong*, ChemPhysChem 14 (2), 364-368 (2013) [link]

Highly Efficient and Stable Cadmium Chalcogenide Quantum Dot/ZnO Nanowires for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Generation

  • Minsu Seol, Ji-Wook Jang, Seungho Cho, Jae Sung Lee* and Kijung Yong*, Chemistry of Materials 25 (2), 184-189 (2013) [link]

Self-assembled foam-like graphene networks formed through nucleate boiling

  • Ho Seon Ahn, Ji-Wook Jang, Minsu Seol, Ji Min Kim, Dong-Jin Yun, Chibeom Park, Hyungdae Kim, Duck Hyun Youn, Jae Young Kim, Gunyeop Park, Su Cheong Park, Jin Man Kim, Dong In Yu, Kijung Yong, Moo Hwan Kim* and Jae Sung Lee*, Scientific reports 3 (2013) [link]

Improvement of photocurrent generation of Ag2S sensitized solar cell through co-sensitization with CdS

  •  Insung Hwang, Minsu Seol, Heejin Kim and Kijung Yong*, Applied Physics Letters 103 (2), 023902 (2013) [link]

Freestanding CdS nanotube films as efficient photoanodes for photoelectrochemical cells

  • Wooseok Kim, Minsu Seol, Heejin Kim, James B. Miller, Andrew J. Gellman and Kijung Yong*, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 1 (34), 9587-9589 (2013) [link]

Photo-driven autonomous hydrogen generation system based on hierarchically shelled ZnO nanostructures

  • Heejin Kim and Kijung Yong*, Applied Physics Letters 103 (22), 223903 (2013) [link]

Highly Efficient Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Generation Using a Quantum Dot Coupled Hierarchical ZnO Nanowires Array

  • Heejin Kim and Kijung Yong*, ACS applied materials & interfaces 5 (24), 13258-13264 (2013) [link]

Systematic investigation of the structure and photophysical properties of CdSe, CdSe/ZnS QDs and their hybrid with β-carotene

  • T. Pazhanivel, V. P. Devarajan, G. Bharathi, K. Senthil, V. Ganapathy, K. Yong and D. Nataraj*, RSC Advances 3 (48), 26116-26126 (2013) [link]

A Light Incident Angle Switchable ZnO Nanorod Memristor: Reversible Switching Behavior Between Two Non-Volatile Memory Devices

  • JinJoo Park, Seunghyup Lee, Junghan Lee and Kijung Yong*, Advanced Materials 25 (44), 6423-6429 (2013) [link]

Optimization control on growth morphology, lattice scale features and optical response of Al-incorporated ZnO nano-needles

  • Gangwar, J., Kim J., Kumar A., Bhatnagar D., Senthil K., Tripathi, S.K., Yong K., Srivastava A.K.*, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters 5 (1), 67-72 (2013) [link]



Highly efficient visible light photocatalysis of novel CuS/ZnO heterostructure nanowire arrays

  • Mikyung Lee and Kijung Yong*, Nanotechnology 23 (19), 194014 (2012) [link]

Low-Voltage Bendable Pentacene Thin-Film Transistor with Stainless Steel Substrate and Polystyrene-Coated Hafnium Silicate Dielectric

  • Dong-Jin Yun, Seunghyup Lee, Kijung Yong and Shi-Woo Rhee*, ACS applied materials & interfaces 4 (4), 2025-2032 (2012) [link]

Fabrication of superhydrophobic vanadium pentoxide nanowires surface by chemical modification

  • Karuppanan Senthil, Geunjae Kwak, Kijung Yong*, Applied Surface Science 258 (19), 7455-7459 (2012) [link]

Resistive Switching WOx-Au Core-Shell Nanowires with Unexpected Naonwetting Stability Even when Submerged Under Water

  • Seunghyup Lee, Junghan Lee, JInjoo Park, Youngwoo Choi and Kijung Yong*, Advanced Materials 24 (18), 2418-2423 (2012) [link]

CuO/ZnO Heterostructured Nanorods: Photochemical Synthesis and the Mechanism of H2S Gas Sensing

  • Jaehyun Kim, Wooseok Kim and Kijung Yong*, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (29), 15682-15691 (2012) [link]

Hot electron extraction from CdTe quantum dots via beta carotene molecular energy levels

  • T. Pazhanivel, D. Nataraj*, V. P. Devarajan, K. Senthil, M. Seol and K. Yong, Applied Physics Letters 100 (26), 261110 (2012) [link]

Surface and Internal Reactions of ZnO Nanowires: Etching and Bulk Defect Passivation by H Atoms

  • Wooseok Kim, Geunjae Kwak, Minbok Jung, Sam K. Jo, James B. Miller, Andrew J. Gellman and Kijung Yong*, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (30), 16093-16097 (2012) [link]

A facile, coverage controlled deposition of Au nanoparticles on ZnO nanorods by sonochemical reation for enhancement of photocatalytic activity

  • Jaehyun Kim and Kijung Yong*, Journal of Nanoparticle Research 14:1033 (2012) [link]

Light-Induced Cleaning of CdS and ZnS Nanoparticles: Superiority to Annealing as a Postsynthetic Treatment of Functional Nanoparticles

  • Ji-Wook Jang, Sun Hee Choi, Seungho Cho, Minsu Seol, Kun-Hong Lee, Kijung Yong and Jae Sung Lee*, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (29), 15427-15431 (2012) [link]

Molecular conformation dependent emission behaviour(blue, red and white light emissions) of all-trans-β-carotene-ZnS quantum dot hybrid nanostructures

  • V. Perumal Devarajan, Devaraj Nataraj*, Thangavelu Pazhanivel, Karuppanan Senthil, Minsu Seol, Kijung Yong, Justus Hermannsdorfer and Rhett Kempe, Journal of Materials Chemistry 22 (35), 18454-18462 (2012) [link]


Surface chemistry controlled superhydrophobic stability of W19O49 nanowire arrays submerged underwater

  • Junghan Lee and Kijung Yong*, Journal of Materials Chemistry 22 (38), 20250-20256 (2012) [link]

Partial conversion reaction of ZnO nanowires to ZnSe by a simple selenization method and their photocatalytic activities

  • Dongwook Lee, Kijung Yong*, Materials Chemistry and Physics 137 (1), 194-199 (2012) [link]

Superstrate CuInS2 Photovoltaics with Enhanced Performance Using a CdS/ZnO Nanorod Array

  • Dongwook Lee and Kijung Yong*, ACS applied materials & interfaces 4 (12), 6758-6765 (2012) [link]

Photo-stimulated resistive switching of ZnO nanorods

  • Jinjoo Park, Seunghyup Lee and Kijung Yong*, Nanotechnology 23 (38), 385707 (2012) [link]