Publications

2019
George F. Harrington, Lixin Sun, Bilge Yildiz, Kazunari Sasaki, Nicola H. Perry, and Harry L. Tuller. 2019. “The interplay and impact of strain and defect association on the conductivity of rare-earth substituted ceria.” Acta Materialia, 166, Pp. 447–458.
Lixin Sun and Bilge Yildiz. 2019. “Stabilizing single atoms and a lower oxidation state of Cu by a 1/2[110]100 edge dislocation in Cu-CeO2.” Physical Review Materials, 3, 2, Pp. 025801.
Jiayue Wang, Sean R. Bishop, Lixin Sun, Qiyang Lu, Gulin Vardar, Roland Bliem, Nikolai Tsvetkov, Ethan J. Crumlin, Jean-Jacques Gallet, Fabrice Bournel, and et al. 2019. “Threshold catalytic onset of carbon formation on CeO2 during CO2 electrolysis: mechanism and inhibition.” Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 25, Pp. 15233–15243.
2018
Lixin Sun and Bilge Yildiz. 2018. “Solubility Limit of Cu and Factors Governing the Reactivity of Cu–CeO2 Assessed from First-Principles Defect Chemistry and Thermodynamics.” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. Publisher's Version
Xiao-Zhi Tang, Ya-Fang Guo, Lixin Sun, Yue Fan, Sidney Yip, and Bilge Yildiz. 2018. “Strain rate effect on dislocation climb mechanism via self-interstitials.” Materials Science and Engineering: A, 713, Pp. 141–145.
Yen-Ting Chi, Mostafa Youssef, Lixin Sun, Krystyn J. Van Vliet, and Bilge Yildiz. 2018. “Accessible switching of electronic defect type in SrTiO3 via biaxial strain.” Physical Review Materials, 2, 5, Pp. 055801.
2016
Nikolai Tsvetkov, Qiyang Lu, Lixin Sun, Ethan J. Crumlin, and Bilge Yildiz. 2016. “Improved chemical and electrochemical stability of perovskite oxides with less reducible cations at the surface.” Nature Materials, 15, 9, Pp. 1010–1016.
2015
Dario Marrocchelli, Lixin Sun, and Bilge Yildiz. 2015. “Dislocations in SrTiO3: Easy To Reduce but Not so Fast for Oxygen Transport.” Journal of the American Chemical Society. Publisher's Version
Lixin Sun, Dario Marrocchelli, and Bilge Yildiz. 2015. “Edge dislocation slows down oxide ion diffusion in doped CeO2 by segregation of charged defects.” Nature Communications, 6. Publisher's Version
2012
Lixin Sun, Chune Lan, Shijun Zhao, Jianming Xue, and Yugang Wang. 2012. “Self-irradiation of thin SiC nanowires with low-energy ions: a molecular dynamics study.” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 45, 13, Pp. 135403.