Hui Zhao Research Group

Qiannan Cui

Ph.D.
Primary office:


  • Joined KU on Spring 2013
  • Graduated on Spring 2017 (Ph. D.)
  • Current employment: Southeast¬†University, China

Selected Publications

  1. Qiannan Cui, Rodrigo A. Muniz, John E. Sipe, and Hui Zhao, Strong and Anisotropy Third Harmonic Generation in Monolayer ReS2, Physical Review B (in press). 
  2. Qiannan Cui, Alexey Lipatov, Jamie Wilt, Matthew Z. Bellus, Xiao-Cheng Zeng, Judy Wu, Alexander Sinitskii, and Hui Zhao, Time-Resolved Measurements of Photocarrier Dynamics in TiS3 NanoribbonsACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8, 18334 (2016) [Full text, copyright ACS].
  3. Qiannan Cui, Jiaqi He, Matthew Z. Bellus, Mirzojamhed Mirzokarimov, Tino Hofmann, Hsin-Ying Chiu, Matthew Antonik, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, and Hui Zhao,Transient Absorption Measurements on Anisotropic Monolayer ReS2Small 11, 5565-5571 (2015). [Full Text, copyright John Wiley & Sons]
  4. Qiannan Cui and Hui Zhao, Coherent Control of Nanoscale Ballistic Currents in Transition Metal Dichalcogenide ReS2ACS Nano 9, 3935-3941 (2015). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  5. Qiannan Cui, Frank Ceballos, Nardeep Kumar, and Hui Zhao, Transient Absorption Microscopy of Monolayer and Bulk WSe2ACS Nano 8, 2970-2976 (2014). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  6. Matthew Z. Bellus, Ming Li, Samuel D. lane, Frank Ceballos, Qiannan Cui, Xiao Cheng Zeng, and Hui Zhao, Type-I van der Waals heterostructure Formed by MoS2 and ReS2 MonolayersNanoscale Horizons, 2, 31-36 (2017). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  7. Frank Ceballos, Qiannan Cui, Matthew Z. Bellus, and Hui Zhao, Exciton Formation in Monolayer Transition Metal DichalcogenidesNanoscale 8, 11681-11688 (2016). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  8. Jiaqi He, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, Qiannan Cui, Matthew Z. Bellus,  Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Exceptional and Anisotropic Transport Properties of Photocarriers in Black Phosphorus,  ACS Nano 9, 6436-6442 (2015). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  9. Jiaqi He, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, Qiannan Cui, Frank Ceballos, and Hui Zhao, Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Excitons in Monolayer and Bulk WS2Nanoscale 7, 9526-9531 (2015). [Full Text, copyright RSC]
  10. Maogang Gong, Tejas A. Shastry, Qiannan Cui, Ryan R. Kohlmeyer, Kyle A. Luck, Andrew Rowberg, Tobin J. Mark, Michael F. Durstock, Hui Zhao, Mark C. Hersam, and Shenqiang Ren, Understanding Charge Transfer in Carbon Nanotube-Fullerene Bulk Heterojunctions, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 7, 7428-7435 (2015). [Full Text, copyright ACS]
  11. Nardeep Kumar, Qiannan Cui, Frank Ceballos, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang and Hui Zhao, Exciton diffusion in monolayer and bulk MoSe2Nanoscale 6, 4915-4949 (2014). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  12. Nardeep Kumar, Qiannan Cui, Frank Ceballos, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, Hui Zhao, Exciton-exciton annihilation in MoSe2 monolayers, Physical Review B 89, 125427 (2014). [Full text, copyright APS]
  13. Nardeep Kumar, Sina Najmaei, Qiannan Cui, Frank Ceballos, Pulickel M. Ajayan, Jun Lou, and Hui Zhao, Second harmonic microscopy of monolayer MoS2Physical Review B 87, 161403(R) (2013). [Full Text, copyright APS] [Rapid Communication] [Editor's Suggestion]