## 2016

- X. Yi and
**H.J. Gao**, "Incorporation of Soft Particles into Lipid Vesicles: Effects of Particle Size and Elasticity", 2016,*Langmuir*,*32*(49), pp.13252-13260. - J. Lang, B. Ding, T. Zhu, H. Su, H. Luo, L. Qi, K. Liu, K. Wang, N. Hussain, C. Zhao, X. Li,
**H.J. Gao**and H. Wu. "Cycling of a Lithium‐Ion Battery with a Silicon Anode Drives Large Mechanical Actuation", 2016,*Advanced Materials*,*28*(46), pp.10236-10243. - D. Akinwande, C.J. Brennan, J.S. Bunch, P. Egberts, J.R. Felts,
**H.J. Gao**, R.Huang et al. "A Review on Mechanics and Mechanical Properties of 2D Materials-Graphene and Beyond", 2016,*arXiv preprint arXiv:1611.01555*. - W.P. Zhu, A. Bussche, X. Yi, Y. Qiu, Z.Y. Wang, P. Weston, R.H. Hurt, A.B. Kane, and
**H.J. Gao,**"Nanomechanical mechanism for lipid bilayer damage induced by carbon nanotubes confined in intracellular vesicles", 2016,*Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences*113, no. 44 : 12374-12379. - M.R. Yu, J.L. Wang, Y.W. Yang, C.L. Zhu, Q. Su, S.Y. Guo, J.S. Sun, Y.Gan, X.H. Shi, and
**H.J. Gao**. "Rotation-facilitated rapid transport of nanorods in mucosal tissues", 2016,*Nano Letters*16, no. 11 : 7176-7182. - G.K. Xu, B. Li, X.Q. Feng, and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Tensegrity Model of Cell Reorientation on Cyclically Stretched Substrates", 2016,*Biophysical Journal*,*111*(7), pp.1478-1486. - S.L. Xue, B. Li, X.Q. Feng, and
**H.J. Gao**, "Biochemomechanical poroelastic theory of avascular tumor growth", 2016,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*,*94*, pp.409-432. - Z. Zhi, X.Y. Li, D.S. Xu, L. Lu,
**H.J. Gao**, and T. Zhu. "Gradient plasticity in gradient nano-grained metals",2016,*Extreme Mechanics Letters*8: 213-219. - Leng, J., Guo, Z., Zhang, H., Chang, T., Guo, X. and
**Gao, H**. "Negative thermophoresis in concentric carbon nanotube nanodevices", 2016,*Nano Letters*,*16*(10), pp.6396-6402. - Wang, P., Xu, S., Liu, J., Li, X., Wei, Y., Wang, H.,
**Gao, H**. and Yang, W., "New Insights on Stacking Fault Behavior in Twin Induced Plasticity from Meta-Atom Molecular Dynamics Simulations", 2016,*arXiv preprint arXiv:1604.00579*. - S.L. Xue, B. Li, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Biochemomechanical poroelastic theory of avascular tumor growth", 2016,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*,*Vol.*, pp.409-432.**94** - X.Y. Li, M. Dao, C. Eberl, A.M. Hodge and
**H.J. Gao**, "Fracture, Fatigue, and Creep of Nanotwinned Metals", 2016, MRS Bulletin, Vol.**41**(4), pp. 298-304. - L.Y. Zhang, C. Zhang, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Snapping Instability in Prismatic Tensegrities under Torsion", 2016, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Vol.**37**(3), pp. 275–288. - X.Y. Li and
**H.J. Gao**, "Mechanical Metamaterials: Smaller and Stronger", 2016,*Nature Materials*, Vol.**15**(4), pp. 373-374. - G.K. Xu, Z.S. Liu, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Tension-Compression Asymmetry in the Binding Affinity of Membrane-Anchored Receptors and Ligands", 2016,*Physical Review E*, Vol.**93**(3), Art. No. 032411. - Y.A. Shin, S. Yin, X.Y. Li, S. Lee, S. Moon, J. Jeong, M. Kwon, S.J. Yoo, Y.M. Kim, T. Zhang,
**H.J. Gao**and S.H. Oh, "Nanotwin-Governed Toughening Mechanism in Hierarchically Structured Biological Materials",*Nature Communications*, Vol.**7**, Art. No. 10772. - J.W. Wang, B. Li, Y.P. Cao, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Wrinkling Micropatterns Regulated by a Hard Skin Layer with a Periodic Stiffness Distribution on a Soft Material", 2016,*Applied Physics Letters*, Vol.**108**(2), Art. No. 021903. - Z.Y. Wang, W.P. Zhu, Y. Qiu, X. Yi, A. von dem Bussche, A. Kane,
**H.J. Gao**, K. Koski and R. Hurt, "Biological and Environmental Interactions of Emerging Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials", 2016,*Chemical Society Reviews*, Vol.**45**(6), pp. 1750-1780. - Z.W. Ma, J.B. Liu, G. Wang, H.T. Wang, Y.J. Wei and
**H.J. Gao**, "Strength Gradient Enhances Fatigue Resistance of Steels", 2016,*Scientific Reports*, Vol.**6**, Art. No. 22156. - M.A. Creighton, W.P. Zhu, F. van Krieken, R.A. Petteruti,
**H.J. Gao**and R.H. Hurt, "Three-Dimensional Graphene-Based Microbarriers for Controlling Release and Reactivity in Colloidal Liquid Phases", 2016,*ACS Nano*, Vol.**10**(2), pp. 2268-2276. - I. Ryu, W. Cai, W.D. Nix and
**H.J. Gao**, "Anisotropic Size-Dependent Plasticity in Face-Centered Cubic Micropillars Under Torsion",*JOM*, Vol.**68**(1), pp. 253-260. - Z. Zeng, X.Y. Li, D.S. Xu, L. Lu,
**H.J. Gao**and T. Zhu, "Gradient Plasticity in Gradient Nano-Grained Metals",*Extreme Mechanics Letters*, 2016. - S.-Y. Kim, A. Ostadhossein, A.C.T. van Duin, X. Xiao,
**H.J. Gao**and Y. Qi, "Self-Generated Concentration and Modulus Gradient Coating Design to Protect Si Nano-Wire Electrodes during Lithiation," 2016,*Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics*, Vol.**18**, pp. 3706-3715.

## 2015

- B. Ding, X.Y. Li, X. Zhang, H. Wu, Z.P. Xu and
**H.J. Gao**, "Brittle versus Ductile Fracture Mechanism Transition in Amorphous Lithiated Silicon: From Intrinsic Nanoscale Cavitation to Shear Banding", 2015,*Nano Energy*, Vol.**18**, pp. 89-96. - Z.D. Sha, S.X. Qu, Z.S. Liu, T.J. Wang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Cyclic Deformation in Metallic Glasses", 2015,*Nano Letters*, Vol.**15**(10), pp. 7010-7015. - Z.-L. Zhao, H.-P. Zhao, B.-W. Li, B.-D. Nie, X.-Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Biomechanical Tactics of Chiral Growth in Emergent Aquatic Macrophytes", 2015,*Scientific Reports*, Vol.**5**, Art. No. 12610. - H.F. Zhou and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Plastic Deformation Mechanism by Necklace Dislocations Near Crack-like Defects in Nanotwinned Metals",*Journal of Applied Mechanics*, Vol.**82**(7), Art. No. 071015. - T.C. Chang, H.W. Zhang, Z.R. Guo, X.M. Guo and
**H.J. Gao**, "Nanoscale Directional Motion towards Regions of Stiffness",*Physical Review Letters*, Vol.**114**(1), Art. No. 015504. - T. Zhang, X.Y. Li and
**H.J. Gao**, "Fracture of Graphene: A Review", 2015,*International Journal of Fracture*, Vol.**196**(1), pp. 1-31. - G.M. Cheng, C.Y. Miao, Q.Q. Qin, J. Li, F. Xu, H. Haftbaradaran, E.C. Dickey,
**H.J. Gao**and Y. Zhu, "Large Anelasticity and Associated Energy Dissipation in Single-Crystalline Nanowires", 2015,*Nature Nanotechnology*, Vol.**10**, pp. 687–691. - X. Yi and
**H.J. Gao**, "Cell Interaction with Graphene Microsheets: Near-Orthogonal Cutting versus Parallel Attachment", 2015,*Nanoscale*, Vol.**7**(12), pp. 5457-5467. - X. Yi and
**H.J. Gao**, "Cell Membrane Wrapping of a Spherical Thin Elastic Shell", 2015,*Soft Matter*, Vol.**11**(6), pp. 1107-1115. - Y. Zhao, X. Han, G.Y. Li, C.H. Lu, Y.P. Cao, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Effect of Lateral Dimension on the Surface Wrinkling of a Thin Film on Compliant Substrate Induced by Differential Growth/Swelling," 2015,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**83**, pp. 129-145. - X. Su, T. Zhang, X. Liang,
**H.J. Gao**and B.W. Sheldon, "Employing Nanoscale Surface Morphologies to Improve Interfacial Adhesion between Solid Electrolytes and Li Ion Battery Cathodes," 2015,*Acta Materialia*, Vol.**98**, pp. 175-181. - J.X. Li, H.W. Zhang, Z.R. Guo, T.C. Chang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Edge Forces in Contacting Graphene Layers," 2015,*Journal of Applied Mechanics*, Vol.**82**(10), Art. No. 101011. - S.L. Zhang,
**H.J. Gao**and G. Bao, "Physical Principles of Nanoparticle Cellular Endocytosis," 2015,*ACS Nano*, Vol.**9**(9), pp. 8655-8671. - I. Ryu, W. Cai, W.D. Nix and
**H.J. Gao**, "Stochastic Behaviors in Plastic Deformation of Face-Centered Cubic Micropillars Governed by Surface Nucleation and Truncated Source Operation," 2015,*Acta Materialia*, Vol.**95**, pp. 176-183. - H.F. Zhou, X.Y. Li, Y. Wang, Z.S. Liu, W. Yang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Torsional Detwinning Domino in Nanotwinned One-Dimensional Nanostructures," 2015,*Nano Letters*, Vol.**15**(9), pp. 6082-6087. - G.M. Cheng, C.Y. Miao, Q.Q. Qin, J. Li, F. Xu, H. Haftbaradaran, E.C. Dickey,
**H.J. Gao**and Y. Zhu, "Large Anelasticity and Associated Energy Dissipation in Single-Crystalline Nanowires," 2015,*Nature Nanotechnology*, Vol.**10**(8), pp. 687-691. - B. Chen, X.F. Chen and
**H.J. Gao**, "Dynamics of Cellular Reorientation on a Substrate under Biaxial Cyclic Stretches," 2015,*Nano Letters*, Vol.**15**(8), pp. 5525–5529. - S.W. Lee, H.-W. Lee, I. Ryu, W.D. Nix,
**H.J. Gao**and Y. Cui, "Kinetics and Fracture Resistance of Lithiated Silicon Nanostructure Pairs Controlled by Their Mechanical Interaction," 2015,*Nature Communications*, Vol.**6**, Art. No. 7533. - C. Liu, Z.L. Du, Z. Sun,
**H.J. Gao**and X. Guo, "Frequency-Preserved Acoustic Diode Model with High Forward-Power-Transmission Rate," 2015,*Physical Review Applied*, Vol.**3**(6), Art. No. 064014. - R. Rangarajan and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Finite Element Method to Compute Three-Dimensional Equilibrium Configurations of Fluid Membranes: Optimal Parameterization, Variational Formulation and Applications," 2015,*Journal of Computational Physics*, Vol.**297**, pp. 266-294. - T. Zhang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Toughening Graphene with Topological Defects: A Perspective," 2015,*Journal of Applied Mechanics*, Vol.**82**(5), 051001. - X.C. Xiao, W.D. Zhou, Y. Kim, I. Ryu, M. Gu, C.M. Wang, G. Liu, Z.Y. Liu and
**H.J. Gao**, "Regulated Breathing Effect of Silicon Negative Electrode for Dramatically Enhanced Performance of Li‐Ion Battery," 2015,*Advanced Functional Materials*, Vol.**25**(9), pp. 1426-1433. - Q.Q. Qin, S. Yin, G.M. Cheng, X.Y. Li, T.-H. Chang, G. Richter, Y. Zhu and
**H.J. Gao**, "Recoverable Plasticity in Penta-Twinned Metallic Nanowires Governed by Dislocation Nucleation and Retraction," 2015,*Nature Communications*, Vol.**6**, Art. No. 5983.