Xiuling Li




Professor Xiuling Li received her Ph.D. degree from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1993. After many years of academic research at Caltech and UIUC and industrial experience at EpiWorks, Inc., she joined the faculty of the UIUC Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in January of 2007. She is an affiliate faculty member of the Nanoelectronics and Nanomaterials group of Beckman Institute. Her research interests are in the area of III-V semiconductors from growth by metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD), to fabrication of nanostructures and applications in optoelectronics.


  • 2015
    • Xu, S.; Yan, Z.; Jang, K. I.; Huang, W.; Fu, H. R.; Kim, J.; Wei, Z.; Flavin, M.; McCracken, J.; Wang, R.; Badea, A.; Liu, Y.; Xiao, D. Q.; Zhou, G. Y.; Lee, J.; Chung, H. U.; Cheng, H. Y.; Ren, W.; Banks, A.; Li, X. L.; Paik, U.; Nuzzo, R. G.; Huang, Y. G.; Zhang, Y. H.; Rogers, J. A., Assembly of Micro/Nanomaterials into Complex, Three-Dimensional Architectures by Compressive Buckling. Science 2015, 347, (6218), 154-159, DOI:10.1126/science.1260960.

    • Sheng, X.; Yun, M. H.; Zhang, C.; Al-Okaily, A. M.; Masouraki, M.; Shen, L.; Wang, S. D.; Wilson, W. L.; Kim, J. Y.; Ferreira, P.; Li, X. L.; Yablonovitch, E.; Rogers, J. A., Device Architectures for Enhanced Photon Recycling in Thin-Film Multijunction Solar Cells. Advanced Energy Materials 2015, 5, (1), DOI:Artn 1400919 DOI:10.1002/Aenm.201400919.

    • Ning, H. L.; Pikul, J. H.; Zhang, R. Y.; Li, X. J.; Xu, S.; Wang, J. J.; Rogers, J. A.; King, W. P.; Braun, P. V., Holographic Patterning of High-Performance on-Chip 3D Lithium-Ion Microbatteries. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2015, 112, (21), 6573-6578, DOI:10.1073/pnas.1423889112.

    • Edwards, C.; McKeown, S. J.; Hwang, S. W.; Froeter, P. J.; Li, X. L.; Rogers, J. A.; Popescu, G.; Goddard, L. L., In-Situ Measurements of Nanoscale Phenomena Using Diffraction Phase Microscopy. Quantitative Phase Imaging 2015, 9336, DOI:Artn 93361k DOI:10.1117/12.2080253.

  • 2014
    • Ning, H.; Krueger, N. A.; Sheng, X.; Keurn, H.; Zhang, C.; Choquette, K. D.; Li, X. L.; Kim, S.; Rogers, J. A.; Braun, P. V., Transfer-Printing of Tunable Porous Silicon Microcavities with Embedded Emitters. ACS Photonics 2014, 1, (11), 1144-1150, DOI:10.1021/Ph500230j.

    • Mohseni, P. K.; Behnam, A.; Wood, J. D.; Zhao, X.; Yu, K. J.; Wang, N. C.; Rockett, A.; Rogers, J. A.; Lyding, J. W.; Pop, E.; Li, X. L., Monolithic Iii-V Nanowire Solar Cells on Graphene Via Direct Van Der Waals Epitaxy. Advanced Materials 2014, 26, (22), 3755-3760, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201305909.


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