Selected Journal Articles:

1: co-first author; *: coresponding author

25. Z. Pan, K. Wang, K. Ye, Y. Wang, H. Su, B. Hu, J. Xiao, T. Yu, Y. Wang* and S. Song, “Intermediate Adsroption State Switch to Selectively Catalyze Electrochemical CO2 Reduction“, ACS Catal., 2020, 10, 3871

24. M. Luo1, Z. Wang1, Y. C. Li1, Jun Li, F. Li, Y.Lum, D. Nam, B. Chen, J. Wicks, A. Xu, T. Zhuang, W. R. Leow, X. Wang, C. Dinh, Y. Wang, Y. Wang, D. Sinton, E. H. Sargent*, “Hydroxide Promotes Carbon Cioxide Electroreduction to Ethanol on Copper via Tuning of Adsorbed Hydrogen“, Nat. Commun., 2019, 10, 5814

23. Y. Liu, X. Fan, A. Nayak, Y. Wang, B. Shan, X. Quan, T. J. Meyer*, “Steering CO2 Electroreduction toward Ethanol Production by a Surface-bound Ru Polypyridyl Carbene Catalyst on N-doped Porous Carbon“, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 2019, Accepted

22.  Q. Zhao, Y. Wang*, “Towards artificial photosynthesis: photoelectrocatalytic reduction of carbon dioxide, 2020 Roadmap on gas-involved photo- and electro-catalysis“, Chinese Chemical Letters, 2019

21. F. Li, Y.C. Li, Z. W., J. Li, D. H. Nam, Y. Lum, M. Luo, X. Wang, A. Ozden, S. Hung, B. Chen, Y. Wang, J. Wicks, Y. Xu, Y. Li, C. Gabardo, C. Dinh, Y. Wang, T. Zhuang, D. Sinton, E. H. Sargent*, “Cooperative CO2-to-ethanol conversion via enriched intermediates at molecules:metal catalyst interfaces“, 2019, Nat. Catal., Accepted

20. Y. C. Li, G. Lee, T. Yuan, Y. Wang, D. H. Nam, Z. Wang, F. Pelayo Garcia de Arquer, Y. Lum, C. T. Dinh, O. Voznyy, E. H. Sargent*, “CO2 Electroreduction from Carbonate Electrolyte“, 2019, ACS Energy Lett., 4, 1427

19. Y. C. Li, Z. Wang, T. Yuan, D. Nam, M. Luo, J. Wicks, B. Chen, J. Li, F. Li, F. Pelayo Garcia de Arquer, Y. Wang, C. T. Dinh, O. Voznyy, D. Sinton, E. H. Sargent*, “Binding Site Diversity Promotes CO2 Electroreduction to Ethanol“, 2019, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 141, 21, 8584

18. D. Wang1, Y. Wang1, M. V Sheridan, T. J Meyer*, “A Donor-Chromophore-Catalyst Assembly for Solar CO2 Reduction“, Chem. Sci., 2019, 10, 4436

17. Y. Wang and T. J. Meyer*,” A Route to Renewable Energy Triggered by the Haber-Bosch Process“, 2019,Chem, 5, 496

16. Y. Wang, S. Gonell, Y. Liu, D. Wang, A. J. M. Miller and T. J. Meyer*, “Simultaneous Electrosynthesis of Syngas and an Aldehyde from CO2 and Alcohol by Molecular Electrocatalysis“, ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2019, 2, 97 (Featured by DOE-EFRC Newsletter)

15. Y. Wang, D. Wang, C. J. Dares, S. L. Marquard, M. V Sheridan, T. J. Meyer*; “Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Acetate in Mixtures of Ultra-small, (Cu)n,(Ag)m Bimetallic Nanoparticles“, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. , 2018, 115, 278

14. P. Dongare, Y. Wang, T. J. Meyer*; “Benzoquinone-Hydroquinone Interconversion Catalyzed by an Oxide-Bound Os Polypyridyl Catalyst“, J. Phys. Chem. C., 2018, 122, 16189

13. M. V. Sheridan*, Y. Wang, D. Wang, Ludovic Troian-Gautier, Christopher J. Dares, Benjamin D. Sherman, and Thomas J. Meyer; “Light-driven Water Splitting Mediated by Photogenerated Bromine“, Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed., 2018, 57, 1

12. D. Wang1, M. S. Eberhart1, M. V. Sheridan, K. Hu, B. D. Sherman, A. Nayak, Y. Wang, S. L. Marquard, C. J. Dares, T. J. Meyer*, “Stabilized Photoanodes for Water Oxidation. Integration of Organic Dyes, Water Oxidation Catalysts, and Electron Transfer Mediators“, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 2018, 115, 8523

11. D. Wang, S. L. Marquard, L. Troian-Gautier, M. V. Sheridan, B. D. Sherman, Y. Wang, M. S. Eberhart, B. H. Farnum, C. J. Dares, T. J. Meyer*, “Interfacial Deposition of Ru(II) Bipyridine-Dicarboxylate Complexes by Ligand Substitution for Applications in Water Oxidation Catalysis“, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 719

10. Y. Wang, S. L. Marquard, D. Wang, C. J. Dares, T. J. Meyer*; “Single Site, Heterogeneous Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 in Water as the Solvent“, ACS Energy Lett., 2017, 2, 1395

9. Y. Wang, Y. Sun, H. Liao, S. Sun, S. Li, J. W. Ager III, Z. J. Xu*; “Activation Effect of Electrochemical Cycling on Gold Nanoparticles towards the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction in Sulfuric Acid“; Electrochim. Acta, 2016, 209, 440

8. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, K. Tschulik, C. Damm, A. Molina and R. G. Compton*; “Strong negative nanocatalysis: oxygen reduction and hydrogen evolution at very small (2 nm) gold nanoparticles“; Nanoscale; 2014, 6,11024

7. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, B. J. Plowman, K. Tschulik, K. R. Ward, R. G. Palgrave, C. Damm and R. G. Compton; “The strong catalytic effect of Pb(II) on the oxygen reduction reaction on 5 nm gold nanoparticles“; PCCP; 2014, 16, 3200

6. E. Laborda, C. C. M. Neumann, Y. Wang, K. R. Ward, A. Molina and R. G. Compton; “Heterogeneous Catalysis of Multiple Electron Transfer Reactions at Nanoparticle-Modified Electrodes”, ChemElectroChem; 2014, 1, 909

5. Y. Wang, K. R. Ward, E. Laborda, C. Salter, A. Crossley, R. M. J. Jacobs, R. G. Compton; “Searching for authentic nano-electrocatalytic effects: A joint experimental and computational approach. The electrooxidation of nitrite and of L-ascorbate on gold nanoparticle-modified glassy carbon electrodes”; Small; 2013, 9,478

4. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, K. R. Ward, K. Tschulik, R. G. Compton; “A kinetic study of oxygen reduction reaction and characterization on electrodeposited gold nanoparticles of diameter between 17 nm and 40 nm in 0.5 M sulfuric acid”; Nanoscale, 2013, 5, 9699

3. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, A. Crossley, R. G. Compton; “Surface oxidation of gold nanoparticles supported on a glassy carbon electrode in sulphuric acid medium: contrasts with the behaviour of ‘macro’ gold“; PCCP; 2013, 15, 3133

2. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, C. Salter, A. Crossley, R. G. Compton; “Facile in situ characterization of gold nanoparticles on electrode surfaces by electrochemical techniques: average size, number density and morphology determination”; Anal.; 2012, 137, 4693

1. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, R. G. Compton; “Electrochemical oxidation of nitrite:Kinetic, mechanistic and analytical study by square wave voltammetry“, Journal of Electroanal. Chem.; 2012, 670, 56″”

Book Chapters:

1. Y. Wang, Z. Xu, “Electrochemistry of Gold Nanoparticles: Electro-Oxidation, Electro-Synthesis and Electrochemical Applications”, New Developments in Gold Nanomaterials Research, Nova Science Pub Inc, 2016