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Ying Diao

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Contact Information

600 S. Mathews Avenue
213 Roger Adams Lab, MC-712
Urbana, IL 61801

Research Areas

Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, and Associate Professor of Chemistry

Additional Campus Affiliations

Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Associate Professor, Materials Research Lab
Associate Professor, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Theme Lead, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology

Recent Publications

Burke, M. D., Denmark, S. E., Diao, Y., Han, J., Switzky, R., & Zhao, H. (2024). Molecule Maker Lab Institute: Accelerating, advancing, and democratizing molecular innovation. AI Magazine, 45(1), 117-123.

Diao, Y. (Accepted/In press). Gentler, nanoscale ion implantation. Nature Nanotechnology.

Jeon, S., Kamble, Y. L., Kang, H., Shi, J., Wade, M. A., Patel, B. B., Pan, T., Rogers, S. A., Sing, C. E., Guironnet, D., & Diao, Y. (2024). Direct-ink-write cross-linkable bottlebrush block copolymers for on-the-fly control of structural color. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 121(9), Article e2313617121.

Khasbaatar, A., Jones, A. L., Fernando, P. S., Sai, H., Zhu, C., Gann, E., Reynolds, J. R., & Diao, Y. (2024). Tuning the Solution Aggregate Structure of a PM7-Based Conjugated Polymer to Enable Green Solvent Processing of Organic Solar Cells. Chemistry of Materials, 36(6), 2819-2834.

Sabury, S., Xu, Z., Saiev, S., Davies, D., Österholm, A. M., Rinehart, J. M., Mirhosseini, M., Tong, B., Kim, S., Correa-Baena, J.-P., Coropceanu, V., Jurchescu, O. D., Brédas, J.-L., Diao, Y., & Reynolds, J. R. (2024). Non-covalent planarizing interactions yield highly ordered and thermotropic liquid crystalline conjugated polymers. Materials Horizons. Advance online publication.

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