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January 15, 2015

Few-Layer MoS2–Organic Thin-Film Hybrid Complementary Inverter Pixel Fabricated on a Glass Substrate, Hee Sung Lee1, Jae Min Shin, Pyo Jin Jeon, Junyeong Lee, Jin Sung Kim, Hyun Chul Hwang, Eunyoung Park, Woojin Yoon, Sang-Yong Ju and Seongil Im, Small, DOI: 10.1002/smll.201402950

January 8, 2015

Edge-Fluorinated Graphene Nanoplatelets as High Performance Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Lithium Ion Batteries, In-Yup Jeon, Myung Jong Ju, Jiantie Xu, Hyun-Jung Choi, Jeong-Min Seo, Min-Jung Kim, In Taek Choi, Hong Mo Kim, Jae Cheon Kim, Jae-Joon Lee, Hua Kun Liu, Hwan Kyu Kim, Shixue Dou3, Liming Dai, and Jong-Beom Baek, Advanced Functional Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201403836

January 7, 2015

Perfect Extinction of Terahertz Waves in Monolayer Graphene over 2-nm-Wide Metallic Apertures, Hyeong-Ryeol Park, Seon Namgung, Xiaoshu Chen, Nathan C. Lindquist, Vincenzo Giannini, Yan Francescato, Stefan A. Maier and Sang-Hyun Oh, Advanced Optical Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400546

Epitaxially Grown Strained Pentacene Thin Film on Graphene Membrane, Kwanpyo Kim, Elton J. G. Santos, Tae Hoon Lee, Yoshio Nishi and Zhenan Bao, Small, DOI: 10.1002/smll.201403006

What Limits the Chain Growth from Flat Surfaces in Surface-Initiated ATRP: Propagation, Termination or Both?, Erlita Mastan, Li Xi and Shiping Zhu, Macromolecular Theory and Simulations, DOI: 10.1002/mats.201400085

Exploiting Microscale Roughness on Hierarchical Superhydrophobic Copper Surfaces for Enhanced Dropwise Condensation, Xuemei Chen, Justin A. Weibel and Suresh V. Garimella, Advanced Materials Interfaces, DOI: 10.1002/admi.201400480

January 2, 2015

A Simple and Universal Method to Increase Light Absorption in Ternary Blend Polymer Solar Cells Based on Ladder-Type Polymers, Kai Yao1, Yun-Xiang Xu, Fan Li, Xiaofeng Wang and Lang Zhou, Advanced Optical Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400542

December 29, 2014

Orientation in Large-Amplitude Oscillatory Shear, A. M. Schmalzer and A. J. Giacomin, Macromolecular Theory and Simulations, DOI: 10.1002/mats.201400058

December 18, 2014

Seamless Stitching of Graphene Domains on Polished Copper (111) Foil, Van Luan Nguyen, Bong Gyu Shin, Dinh Loc Duong, Sung Tae Kim, David Perello, Young Jin Lim, Qing Hong Yuan, Feng Ding, Hu Young Jeong, Hyeon Suk Shin, Seung Mi Lee, Sang Hoon Chae, Quoc An Vu, Seung Hee Lee and Young Hee Lee, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201404541

December 15, 2014

2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-5,6-Dicarboxylic Imide – A Versatile Building Block for Additive- and Annealing-Free Processing of Organic Solar Cells with Efficiencies Exceeding 8%, Christian B. Nielsen, Raja Shahid Ashraf, Neil D. Treat, Bob C. Schroeder, Jenny E. Donaghey, Andrew J. P. White, Natalie Stingelin and Iain McCulloch, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201404858

Controlling Polymorphism in Poly(3-Hexylthiophene) through Addition of Ferrocene for Enhanced Charge Mobilities in Thin-Film Transistors, Brandon H. Smith, Michael B. Clark Jr, Hao Kuang, Christopher Grieco, Alec V. Larsen, Chenhui Zhu, Cheng Wang, Alexander Hexemer, John B. Asbury, Michael J. Janik and Enrique D. Gomez, Advanced Functional Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201403089

December 12, 2014

Fabrication of Organic Light-Emitting Devices Comprising Stacked Light-Emitting Units by Solution-Based Processes, Yong-Jin Pu, Takayuki Chiba, Kazushige Ideta, Shogo Takahashi, Naoya Aizawa, Tatsuya Hikichi and Junji Kido, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201403973

Piezo-phototronic Boolean Logic and Computation Using Photon and Strain Dual-Gated Nanowire Transistors, Ruomeng Yu, Wenzhuo Wu, Caofeng Pan, Zhaona Wang, Yong Ding and Zhong Lin Wang, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201404589

December 9th, 2014

Bacterial Attachment to Polymeric Materials Correlates with Molecular Flexibility and Hydrophilicity, Olutoba Sanni, Chien-Yi Chang, Daniel G. Anderson, Robert Langer, Martyn C. Davies, Philip M. Williams, Paul Williams, Morgan R. Alexander andAndrew L. Hook, Advanced Healthcare Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201400648

Hydrogen-Bonded Multilayers of Tannic Acid as Mediators of T-Cell Immunity, Veronika Kozlovskaya, Bing Xue, Weiqi Lei, Lindsey E. Padgett, Hubert M. Tse and Eugenia Kharlampieva, Advanced Healthcare Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201400657

December 8th, 2014

Focused Energy Field Method for the Localized Synthesis and Direct Integration of 1D Nanomaterials on Microelectronic Devices, Daejong Yang, Donghwan Kim, Seung Hwan Ko, Albert P. Pisano, Zhiyong Li and Inkyu Park, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201404192

Liquid-Impermeable Inverse Opals with Invariant Photonic Bandgap, Hyelim Kang, Joon-Seok Lee, Won Seok Chang andShin-Hyun Kim, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201404706

Interfacial Friction Control, Yang Wu, Qiangbing Wei, Meirong Cai and Feng Zhou, Advanced Materials Interfaces, DOI: 10.1002/admi.201400392

December 2nd, 2014

An Electrochromic Phosphorescent Iridium(III) Complex for Information Recording, Encryption, and Decryption, Wenpeng Lin, Qiang Zhao, Huibin Sun, Kenneth Yin Zhang, Huiran Yang, Qi Yu, Xinhui Zhou, Song Guo, Shujuan Liu and Wei Huang, Advanced Optical Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400396

Photochemical Synthesis of Solution-Processable Graphene Derivatives with Tunable Bandgaps for Organic Solar Cells, Minas M. Stylianakis, Maria Sygletou, Kyriaki Savva, George Kakavelakis, Emmanuel Kymakis and Emmanuel Stratakis, Advanced Optical Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400450