1. Wenchong Wang and Lifeng Chi*, “Area-selective growth of functional molecular architectures”, Accounts of Chemical Research, 45 (10) (2012) 1646-1656. 
  2. Sanchita Sengupta, Daniel Ebeling, Sameer Patwardhan, Xin Zhang, Hans von Berlepsch, Christoph Böttcher, Vladimir Stepanenko, Shinobu Uemura, Carsten Hentschel, Harald Fuchs, Ferdinand C. Grozema, Laurens D. A. Siebbeles, Alfred R. Holzwarth, Lifeng Chi* and Frank Würthner*, “Biosupramolecular nanowires from chlorophyll dyes with exceptional charge-transport properties”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 51 (26) (2016) 6378-6382.
  3. uekun Lai, Zequan Lin, Dajiang Zheng, Lifeng Chi, Ronggui Du, Changjian Lin*, “CdSe/CdS quantum dots co-sensitized TiO2 nanotube array photoelectrode for highly efficient solar cells”, Electrochimica Acta, 79 (2012) 175-181.
  4. Gang Shi, Liqiang Li, Lingxiao Liu, Daren Xu, Nan Lu*, Juanyuan Hao, Chunyu Huang and  Lifeng Chi, “Conducting polymer nanowires fabricated by edge effect of NIL”, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (24) (2012) 12096-12099.
  5. Wenlong Yang, Yongjun Li, Huibiao Liu, Lifeng Chi and Yuliang Li*, “Design and assembly of rotaxane-based molecular switches and machines”, Small, 8 (4) (2012) 504-516.
  6. Fabian Lied, Tanja Mues, Wenchong Wang, Lifeng Chi and Andreas Heuer*, “Different growth regimes on prepatterned surfaces: Consistent evidence from simulations and experiments”, Journal of Chemical Physics, 136 (2) (2012) 024704.
  7. S. Linden, D. Zhong, A. Timmer, N. Aghdassi, J. H. Franke, H. Zhang, X. Feng, K. Müllen, H. Fuchs, L. F. Chi and H. Zacharias, “Electronic structure of spatially aligned graphene nanoribbons on Au(788)”, Physical Review Letters, 108 (21) (2012) 216801.
  8. Gang Shi, Nan Lu*, Hongbo Xu, Yandong Wang, Shoulei Shi, Hui Li, Ying Li, Lifeng Chi, “Fabrication of hierarchical structures by unconventional two-step imprinting”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 368 (2012) 655-659.
  9. Renping Ma, Nan Lu*, Lingxiao Liu, Yandong Wang, Shoulei Shi and Lifeng Chi, “Fabrication of single gold particle arrays with pattern directed electrochemical deposition”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4 (8) (2012) 3779-3783.
  10. Chuan Du, Liqiang Li, Wenchong Wang, Jidong Zhang, Donghang Yan, Wenping Hu, Harald Fuchs and Lifeng Chi*, “Growth of large-size-two-dimensional crystalline pentacene grains for high performance organic thin film transistors”, AIP Advances, 2 (2) (2012) 022138.
  11. Liqiang Li, Lin Jiang, Wenchong Wang, Chuan Du, Harald Fuchs, Wenping Hu and Lifeng Chi*, “High-performance and stable organic transistors and circuits with patterned polypyrrole electrodes”, Advanced Materials, 24 (16) (2012) 2159-2164.
  12. Dingyong Zhong, Lifeng Chi, Haiming Guo, Dongxia Shi and Harald Fuchs*, “Molecular cloisonné: multicomponent organic alternating nanostructures at vicinal surfaces with tunable length scales”, Small, 8 (4) (2012) 535-540.
  13. Xingyuan Yang, Guanxin Zhang*, Liqiang Li, Deqing Zhang*, Lifeng Chi and Daoben Zhu, “Self-assembly of a dendron-attached tetrathiafulvalene: gel formation and modulation in the presence of chloranil and metal ions”, Small, 8 (4) (2012) 578-584.
  14. Liqiang Li, Michael H. Köpf, Svetlana V. Gurevich, Rudolf Friedrich* and Lifeng Chi*, “Structure formation by dynamic self-assembly”, Small, 8 (4) (2012) 488-503.
  15. Nicolas M. Jenny, Hong Wang, Markus Neuburger, Harald Fuchs, Lifeng Chi* and Marcel Mayor*, “Synthesis and solid-state investigations of oligo-phenylene–ethynylene structures with halide end-groups”, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 14 (2012) 2738-2747.
  16. Liqiang Li, Karin Meise-Gresch, Lin Jiang, Chuan Du, Wenchong Wang, Harald Fuchs and Lifeng Chi*, “The electrode's effect on the stability of organic transistors and circuits”, Advanced Materials, 24 (22) (2012) 3053-3058.
  17. Yuekun Lai*, Yuxin Tang, Jiaojiao Gong, Dangguo Gong, Lifeng Chi, Changjian Lin and Zhong Chen*, Transparent superhydrophobic/superhydrophilic TiO2-based coatings for self-cleaning and anti-fogging”, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22 (15) (2012) 7420-7426.
  18. Harald Fuchs*, Xi Zhang*, Lifeng Chi* and Deqing Zhang*, “TRR 61, The “interplay” between Münster and Beijing for promoting research on multilevel molecular assemblies: structure, dynamics, and functions”, Small, 8 (4) (2012) 479-480.
  19. Nabi Aghdassi*, Dorothea Dulson, Steffen Linden, Liqiang Li, Lifeng Chi, Helmut Zacharias, “Very large-bandgap insulating monolayers of ODS on SiC”, Applied Surface Science, 258 (19) (2012) 7280-7285.