Publications 2018-Before

83. He, Dinggeng; Wong, Ka-Wang; Dong, Zhen-Zhen; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Recent Progress in Live Cell mRNA/microRNA Imaging Probes Based on Smart and Versatile Nanomaterials”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B (2018), 6(47), 7773-7793.

82. Xu, Di; Li, Yinhui; Poon, Chung-Yan; Chan, Hei-Nga; Li, Hung-Wing* and Wong, Man Shing, “A Zero Cross-Talk Ratiometric Two-Photon Probe for Imaging of Acid pH in Living Cells/Tissues and Early Detection of Tumor in Mouse Model”, Analytical Chemistry (2018), 90(15), 8800-8806.

81. You, Ran; Ho, Yuen-Shan; Clara Hiu-Ling Hung; Liu, Yan; Huang, Chun-Xia; Chan, Hei-Nga; Ho, See-Lok; Lui, Sheung-Yeung; Li, Hung-Wing; Chang, Raymond Chuen-Chung. “Silica Nanoparticles Induce Neurodegeneration-Like Changes in Behavior, Neuropathology, and Affect Synapse through MAPK Activation”, Particle and Fibre Toxicology (2018), 15 (1), 28.

80. Zhang, Di; Wei, Lin; Zhong, Meile; Xiao, Lehui; Li, Hung-Wing and Wang, Jianfang, “The Morphology and Surface Charge-Dependent Cellular Uptake Efficiency of Upconversion Nanostructures Revealed by Single-Particle Optical Microscopy”, Chemical Science (2018), 9 (23), 5260-5269.

79. Li, Yinhui; Chen, Chen; Xu, Di; Poon, Chung-Yan; Ho, See-Lok; Zheng, Rui; Liu, Qiong; Song, Guoli; Li, Hung-Wing*; Wong, Man Shing. “Effective Theranostic Cyanine for Imaging of Amyloid Species in Vivo and Cognitive Improvements in Mouse Model”, ACS omega (2018), 3(6), 6812-6819.

78. Guo, Yahui; Shen, Fumiao; Cheng, Yuliang; Xie, Yunfei; Yu, Hang; Yao, Weirong; Li, Hung-Wing; Qian, He; Pei, Renjun. “The Light-up Fluorescence of AgNCs in a DNA Bulb”, Nanoscale (2018), 10, 11517-11523.

77. Li, Yinhui; Xu, Di; Chan, Hei-Nga; Poon, Chung-Yan; Ho, See-Lok; Li, Hung-Wing*; Wong, Man Shing. “Dual-Modal NIR-Fluorophore Conjugated Magnetic Nanoparticle for Imaging Amyloid-β Species in Vivo”, Small (2018), 14(28), 1800901. (Highlighted on Frontispiece Cover) Video Abstract at:

76. Li, Xue; Wei, Lin; Pan, Lanlan; Yi, Zunyan; Wang, Xiao; Ye, Zhongju; Xiao, Lehui; Li, Hung-Wing*; Jianfang Wang. “Homogeneous Immunosorbent Assay-based on Single Nanoparticle Enumeration Using Upconversion Nanoparticles for the Sensitive Detection of Cancer Biomarkers”, Analytical Chemistry (2018), 90 (7), 4807-4814

75. Gao, Qi; Fang, Yuqiang; Zhang, Shiqing; Li, Hung-Wing; Yung, Ken K. L.; Lai, King Wai Chiu. “Biophysical Characteristics of Human Neuroblastoma Cell in Oligomeric β-amyloid (1-40) Cytotoxicity”, IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience , 2018, 17(1), 70-77.

74. He, Dinggeng; Hai, Luo; Wang, Huizhen; Wu, Ri; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Enzyme-Free Quantification of Exosomal MicroRNA by the Target-Triggered Assembly of the Polymer DNAzyme Nanostructure”, Analyst (2018), 143, 813-816.

73. Qian, Jing; Xu, Di; Ho, See-Lok; Wang, Kun; Wong, Man Shing; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Magnetically Controlled Immunosensor for Highly Sensitive Detection of Carcinoembryonic Antigen Based on an Efficient “Turn-on” Cyanine Fluorophores”, Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical (2018),258,133-140.

72. Li, Zhongping; Ruan, Minna; Du, Liqing; Wen, Guangming; Dong, Chuan; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Graphene Nanomaterials Supported Palladium Nanoparticles as Nanocatalysts for Electro-Oxidation of Methanol”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry (2017), 805, 47-52.

71. Li, Yinhui; Xu, Di; Sun, Anyang; Ho, See-Lok; Poon, Chung-Yan; Chan, Hei-Nga; Ng, Olivia T. W.; Yung, Ken K. L.; Yan, Hui; Li, Hung-Wing*; Wong, Man Shing. “Fluoro-Substituted Cyanine for Reliable in vivo Labelling of Amyloid‐β Oligomers and Neuroprotection against Amyloid-β Induced Toxicity”,  Chemical Science (2017)8, 8279-8284. Video highlight hosted at RGC website,

70. Zhang, Ziang; Zhang, Di; Wei, Lin; Wang, Xi; Xu, Yueling; Li, Hung-Wing; Ma, Ming; Chen, Bo; Xiao, Lehui. “Temperature Responsive Fluorescent Polymer Nanoparticles (TRFNPs) for Cellular Imaging and Controlled Releasing of Drug to Living Cells”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces (2017), 159, 905-912.

69. He, Dinggeng; Hai, Luo; He, Xing; Yang, Xue; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Glutathione-Activatable and O2/Mn2+-Evolving Nanocomposite for Highly Efficient and Selective Photodynamic and Gene-Silencing Dual Therapy”, Advanced Functional Materials (2017), 27(46), 1704089.

68. Chan, Hei-Nga; Xu, Di; Ho, See-Lok; Wong, Man Shing; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Ultra-sensitive Detection of Protein Biomarkers for Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease”, Chemical Science (2017), 8, 4012-4018. Video highlight hosted at RGC website,

67. He, Dinggeng; He, Xing; Yang, Xue; Li, Hung-Wing*. “A smart ZnO@polydopamine-nucleic Acid Nanosystem for Ultrasensitive Live Cell mRNA Imaging by the Target-triggered Intracellular Self-Assembly of Active DNAzyme Nanostructures”, Chemical Science (2017), 8, 2832-2840.

66. Ho, See-Lok; Li, Hung-Wing*; Wong, Man Shing. “Seeing Molecules Interact with Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy”, J Bioanal Tech 1(1): doi (invited article)

65. Poon, Chung-Yan; Wei, Lin; Xu, Yueling; Chen, Bo; Xiao, Lehui; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Quantification of Cancer Biomarkers in Serum Using Scattering-Based Quantitative Single Particle Intensity Measurement with a Dark-Field Microscope”, Analytical Chemistry (2016), 88(17), 8849-8856.

64. Yang, Qiaoyu; Ye, Zhongju; Zhong, Meile; Chen, Bo; Chen, Jian; Zeng, Rongjin; Wei, Lin; Li, Hung-Wing*; Xiao, Lehui. “Self-Assembled Fluorescent Bovine Serum Albumin Nanoprobes for Ratiometric pH Measurement inside Living Cells”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2016), 8(15), 9629-9634.

63. Li, Yinhui; Xu, Di; Ho, See-Lok; Li, Hung-Wing*; Yang, Ronghua; Wong, Man Shing.“A Theranostic Agent for in Vivo Near-Infrared Imaging of β-Amyloid Species and u of β-Amyloid Aggregation”, Biomaterials, (2016), 94, 84-92.

62. Ho, See-Lok; Xu, Di; Wong, Man Shing; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Direct and Multiplex Quantification of Protein Biomarkers in Serum Sample with Immuno-magnetic Platform”, Chemical Science (2016), 7, 2695-2700.

61. Poon, Chung-Yan; Li, Qinghua; Zhang, Jiali; Li, Zhongping; Dong, Chuan; Lee, Albert Ming-Wai; Chan, Wing-Hong Li, Hung-Wing*. “FRET-based Modified Graphene Quantum Dots for Direct Trypsin Quantification in Crude Urine Sample”, Analytica Chimica Acta (2016), 917, 64-70.

60. Lu, Lihua; Zhong, Hai-Jing; Wang, Modi; Ho, See-Lok; Li, Hung-Wing*; Leung, Chung-Hang; Ma, Dik-Lung. “Inhibition of Beta-Amyloid Fibrillation by Luminescent Iridium(III) Complex Probes”, Scientific Report,(2015), 5, 14619.

59. Ho, See-Lok; Poon, Chung-Yan; Lin, Chengyuan; Yan, Ting; Kwong, Daniel Wai-Jing; Yung, Ken Kin-Lam; Wong, Man-Shing; Bian, Zhaoxiang; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Inhibition of β-Amyloid Aggregation by Albiflorin, Aloeemodin and Neohesperidin and their Neuroprotective Effect on Primary Hippocampal Cells against β-Amyloid Induced Toxicity”, Current Alzheimer’s Research (2015), 12(5), 424-433. (Highlighted at World Biomedical Frontiers ISSN: 2328-0166)

58. Fang, Yuqiang; Iu, Catherine Y. Y.; Lu, Cathy N. P.; Zou, Yukai; Fung, Carmen K. M.; Li, Hung-Wing; Xi, Ning; Yung, Ken K. L.; Lai, King W. C. “Investigating Dynamic Structural and Mechanical Changes of Neuroblastoma Cells Associated with Glutamate-mediated Neurodegeneration”, Scientific Reports (2014),4, 7074.

57. Ho, See-Lok; Chan, Ho-Man; Wong, Ricky Ngok-Shun; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Direct Quantification of Circulating MiRNAs in Different Stages of Nasopharyngeal Cancerous Serum Samples in Single Molecule Level with Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy”, Analytical Chemistry (2014), 86 (19), 9880-9886.

56. Ho, See-Lok; Chan, Ho-Man; Wong, Ricky Ngok-Shun; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Self-Assembling Protein Platform for Direct Quantification of Circulating MicroRNAs in Serum with Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy”, Analytica Chimica Acta (2014), 823, 61-68.

55. Poon, Chung-Yan; Chan, Ho-Man; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Direct Detection of Prostate Cancer Biomarker by Darkfield Microscopy using Single Immunotargeting Silver Nanoparticle”, Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical (2014), 190 (0), 737-744.

54. Yuqiang, Fang; King W. C. Lai; C. Y.Y. Lu; Cathy N. P. Lui; Carmen K. M. Fung; Hung-Wing Li; Ken K. L. Yung; Ning Xi.  “Investigation of N-methyl-D-aspartate induced mechanical behavior of neuroblastoma cells using atomic force microscopy”, 2013 13th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO 2013), Beijing, China, 2013, pp. 329-332, doi: 10.1109/NANO.2013.6720884.

53. Lo, Kin-Man; Lai, Chung-Yin; Chan, Ho-Man; Ma, Dik-Lung; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Monitoring of DNA-Protein Interaction with Single Gold Nanoparticles by Localized Scattering Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy”, Methods, (2013), 64 (3), 331-337.

52. Cathy Nga-Ping Lui; Yat-Ping Tsui; Ashley See-Lok Ho; Daisy Kwok-Yan Shum; Ying-Shing Chan; Cheng-Tar Wu; Hung-Wing Li*; Shik-Chi Edman Tsang; Ken Kin-Lam Yung. “Neural Stem Cells Harvest from Live Brain by Antibody-Conjugated Magnetic Nanoparticles”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition (2013), 52 (47), 12298-12302.

51. Wang, Da-Wei;  Zhu, Xiao-Ming; Lee, Siu-Fung; Chan, Ho-Man;  Li, Hung-Wing ; Kong, Siu Kai; Yu,  Jimmy C.; Cheng, Christopher H. K.; Wang, Yi-Xiang J.; Leung, Ken Cham Fai. “Folate-conjugated Fe3O4@SiO2@gold nanorods@mesoporous SiO2 Hybrid Nanomaterial: a Theranostic Agent for Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Photothermal Therapy”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B (2013), 1, 2934-2942.

50. Ng, Olivia T. W.; Wong, Yi; Chan, Ho-Man; Ching, Jing; Qi, Xiao; Chan, Wing-Hong; Yung, Ken K. L.; Li, Hung-Wing*. “N-Acetyl-L-cysteine Capped Quantum Dots Offer Neuronal Cell Protection by Inhibiting beta (1–40) amyloid Fibrillation”, Biomaterials Science (2013), 1(6), 577-580.

49. Chan, Ho-Man; Xiao, Lehui; Yeung, Kai-Ming; Ho, See-Lok; Zhao, Dan; Chan, Wing-Hong; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Effect of Surface-Functionalized Nanoparticles on the Elongation Phase of Beta-Amyloid(1-40) Fibrillogensis”, Biomaterials (2012), 33, 4443-4450.

48. Yang, Wanggui; Wong, Yi; Olivia T. W. Ng; Bai, Li-Ping; Kwong, Daniel W. J. ; Ke, Ya; Jiang, Zhi-Hong; Li, Hung-Wing*; Yung, Ken K. L.; Wong, Man Shing. “Inhibition of Beta-Amyloid Peptide Aggregation by Multifunctional Carbazole-Based Fluorophores”,Angewandte Chemie International Edition (2012), 51, 1804-1810.

47. Chan, Ho-Man; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Multifunctional Encoded Self-Assembling Protein Nanofibrils as Platform for High-throughput and Multiplexed Detection of Biomolecules”, Analytical Chemistry (2011), 83, 9370-9377.

46. Man, Bradley Yat-Wah; Chan, Ho-Man; Leung, Chung-Hang; Chan, Daniel Shiu-Hin; Bai, Li-Ping; Jiang, Zhi-Hong; Li, Hung-Wing*; Ma, Dik-Lung*. “Group 9 Metal-based Inhibitors of β-amyloid (1–40) Fibrillation as Potential Therapeutic Agents for Alzheimer’s Disease”, Chemical Science (2011), 2, 917-921. (Highlighted by Noteworthy Chemistry, May 30, 2011)

45. Chan, Ho-Man; Chan, Lai-Sheung; Wong, Ricky N.S.; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Direct Quantification of Single-Molecules of MicroRNA by Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy”, Analytical Chemistry (2010), 82, 6911-6918.

44. Xiao, Lehui; Zhao, Dan; Chan, Wing-Hong; Choi, Martin M.M.; Li, Hung-Wing*. “Inhibition of Beta(1-40) Amyloid Fibrillation with N-Acety-L-Cysteine Capped Quantum Dots”, Biomaterials, (2010), 31, 91-98.

43. Pompano, Rebecca R., Li, Hung-Wing; Ismagilov, Rustem F. “Rate of Mixing Controls Rate and Outcome of Autocatalytic Processes: Theory and Microfluidic Experiments with Chemical Reactions and Blood Coagulation”, Biophysical Journal, (2008), 95(3), 1531-1543.

42. Petty, Rafe T.; Li, Hung-Wing; Maduram, Jane H.; Ismagilov, Rustem F; Mrksich, Milan. “Attachment of Cells to Islands Presenting Gradients of Adhesion Ligands”, Journal of the American Chemical Society (2007), 129(29), 8966-8967.

41. Isailovic, Slavica; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S. “Adsorption of Single DNA Molecules at the Water/Fused-Silica Interface”, Journal of Chromatography A (2007), 1, 259-266.

40. Fang, Ning; Zhang, Hui; Li, Jiangwei; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S. “Mobility-based Wall Adsorption Isotherms for Comparing Capillary Electrophoresis with Single-Molecule Observations”, Analytical Chemistry (2007), 79 (16), 6047 -6054.

39. Song, Helen; Li, Hung-Wing; Munson, Matthew; Van Ha, Thong; Ismagilov, Rustem F. “On-Chip Titration of an Anticoagulant Argatroban and Determination of Clotting Time within Whole Blood or Plasma using a Plug-based Microfluidic System”, Analytical Chemistry (2006), 78(14), 4839-4849.

38. Li, Hung-Wing; He, Yan; McCloskey, Michael A; Yeung, Edward S. “Real-time dynamics of label-free single granules with differential interference contrast microscopy”, Analytical Bioanalytical Chemistry (2007), 387(1), 63-69.

37. Svetlana, V. Pavlova; To, Hing Lun; Chan, Edith S. H.; Li, Hung-Wing; Mak, Thomas C. W.; Lee, Hung Kay; Chan, Sunney I. “Synthesis, Structure and Dioxygen Reactivity of a Bis(µ-iodo)dicopper(I) Complex Supported by the [N-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-2-hydroxybenzyl)-N,N-di-(2-pyridylmethyl)]amine Ligand”, Dalton Transactions (2006),18, 2232-2243.

36. Donner, Sebastian; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung Edward S; Porter Marc D. “Fabrication of Optically Transparent Carbon Electrodes by the Pyrolysis of Photoresist Films: Approach to Single Molecule Spectroelectrochemistry”, Analytical Chemistry (2006), 78(8), 2816-2822.

35. Park, Hye-young; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S; Porter, Marc D. “Single Molecules Adsorption at Compositionally Patterned Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold: Role of Domain Boundaries”, Langmuir (2006), 22(9), 4244-4249.

34. He, Yan; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S. “Motion of Single DNA Molecules at a Lliquid-Solid Interface as Revealed by Variable-Angle Evanescent-Field Microscopy”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2005), 109(18), 8820-8832.

33. Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S., “Direct Observation of Anomalous Single-Molecule Enzyme Kinetics” Analytical Chemistry (2005), 77 (14), 4374-4377.

32. Li, Hung-Wing; Park, Hye-young; Porter, Marc D.; Yeung, Edward S., “Single DNA Molecules Probes of Chromatographic Surfaces” Analytical Chemistry (2005), 77(10), 3256-3260.

31. Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S.,“Single-Molecule Dynamics of Conformational Changes in Flavin Adenine Dinucleotide” Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (2005), 172, 73-79.

30. Isailovic, Dragan; Li, Hung-Wing; Phillips, Gregory J.; Yeung, Edward S., “High-Throughput Single-Cell Fluorescence Spectroscopy” Applied Spectroscopy (2005), 59(2), 221-226.

29. Lee, Ji-young; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S., “Single-Molecule Spectroscopy for Molecular Identification in Capillary Electrophoresis” Journal of Chromatography A (2004), 1053(1-2), 173-179.

28. Zheng, Jinjian; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S., “Manipulation of Single DNA Molecules via Lateral Focusing in a PDMS/Glass Microchannel.” Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2004), 108(29), 10357-10362.

27. Isailovic, Dragan; Li, Hung-Wing; Yeung, Edward S., “Isolation and Characterization of R-Phycoerythrin Subunits and Enzymatic Digests.” Journal of Chromatography A (2004), 1051(1-2), 119-130.

26. Leung, Wing-Por; So, Cheuk-Wai; Wu, Yuen-Sze; Li, Hung-Wing; Mak, Thomas C. W., “Synthesis of Group 14 Metal Enamido, Alkenyl, Imido and Alkenyl-Amido Complexes from a Monoanionic Pyridyl-1-azaallyl Ligand.” European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry (2005), (3), 513-521.

25. Wang, Shaowu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei, “Sidearm Effects. Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity of Rare Earth Complexes Incorporating a Linked Carboranyl-Indenyl Ligand with a Tethered Oxygen Atom” Organometallics (2004), 23(16), 3780-3787.

24. Cheng, Ka-Lok; Li, Hung-Wing; Ng, Dennis K. P., “Synthesis and Characterization of Meso-Ferrocenylethynyl 5,15-Diphenylporphyrins”, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry (2004), 689(9), 1593-1598.

23. Wang, Hong; Wang, Haiping; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei, “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity of Rare-Earth Complexes Derived from A New Phosphorus-Bridged Versatile Ligand, iPr2NP(C9H7)(C2B10H11)”, Organometallics (2004), 23(4), 875-885.

22. Wang, Haiping; Li, Hung-Wing; Huang, Xin; Lin, Zhenyang; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structure, and Bonding of a Zirconocene-1,2-dehydro-o-carborane Complex”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition (2003), 42(36), 4347-4349.

21. Wang, Haiping; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Multiple Insertion of Unsaturated Molecules into the Zr-N Bonds of [ƞ5:ŏ-Me2A(C9H6)(C2B10H10)]Zr(Nme2)2 (A = C, Si)” Organometallics (2003), 22(22), 4522-4531.

20. Bian, Yongzhong; Jiang, Jianzhuang; Tao, Ye; Choi, Michael T. M.; Li, Renjie; Ng, Anthony C. H.; Zhu, Peihua; Pan, Na; Sun, Xuan; Arnold, Dennis P.; Zhou, Zhong-Yuan; Li, Hung-Wing; Mak, Thomas C. W.; Ng, Dennis K. P.“Tuning the Valence of the Cerium Center in (Na)phthalocyaninato and Porphyrinato Cerium Double-Deckers by Changing the Nature of the Tetrapyrrole Ligands”, Journal of the American Chemical Society  (2003),  125(40),  12257-12267.

19. Lee, Hung Kay; Lam, Tung Suet; Lam, Chi-Keung; Li, Hung-Wing; Fung, Sze Man. “Synthesis and Structural Characterisation of Divalent Transition Metal Complexes Containing an Unsymmetrical Benzamidinate Ligand”, New Journal of Chemistry (2003), 27(9), 1310-1318.

18. Leung, Wing-Por; Hou, Henry L.; Cheng, Hui; Yang, Qing-Chuan; Li, Hung-Wing; Mak, Thomas C. W. “Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Low-Valent Group 14 Metal Complexes Containing Tridentate 2,6-Pyridyl-Bridged Bis(1-azaallyl) Ligands”, Dalton Transactions (2003), (8), 1505-1508.

17. Kui, Steven C. F.; Li, Hung-Wing; Lee, Hung Kay. “Cerium(III) and Neodymium(III) Amides Derived from a Chelating 2-Pyridyl Amido Ligand”, Inorganic Chemistry (2003), 42(9), 2824-2826.

16. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity of ‘Carbons-Adjacent’ nido- and arachno-Carborane Anions of the C2B10 Systems and Their Metal Complexes”, Organometallics (2002), 21(24), 5415-5427.

14. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity of Lanthanacarboranes Incorporating “Carbons-Adjacent” nido- and arachno-Carborane Anions of the C2B10 System”, Organometallics (2002), 21(16), 3464-3470.

15. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Catalytic Property of Group 4 Metal Carborane Compounds with an iPr2NB-Bridged Constrained-Geometry Ligand”, Organometallics (2002), 21(19), 3850-3855.

13. Wang, Yaorong; Wang, Haiping; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Unexpected Intramolecular Oxidative Addition: Novel Synthetic Route to High-Valent Group 4 Metallacarboranes Bearing a 6- or 7-Carboranyl Ligand”, Organometallics (2002), 21(16), 3311-3313.

12. Liu, Wei; Lee, Chi-Hang; Li, Hung-Wing; Lam, Chi-Keung; Wang, Jinzhi; Mak, Thomas C. W.; Ng, Dennis K. P. “Formation and Crystal Structure of an Unexpected Inclusion Complex of a Metal-Free Phthalocyanine and Oxalic Acid”, Chemical Communications (Cambridge, United Kingdom)  (2002), (6), 628-629.

11. Chan, Hoi-Shan; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Imido-Lanthanide Complexes with a Metal-Nitrogen Multiple Bond”, Chemical Communications (Cambridge, United Kingdom) (2002), (6), 652-653.

10. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity of Organolanthanide Complexes Derived from a New, Versatile Boron-Bridged Ligand, iPr2NB(C9H7)(C2B10H11)”, Organometallics (2002), 21(6), 1136-1145.

9. Jiang, Jianzhuang; Bian, Yongzhong; Furuya, Fumio; Liu, Wei; Choi, Michael T. M.; Kobayashi, Nagao; Li, Hung-Wing; Yang, Qingchuan; Mak, Thomas C. W.; Ng, Dennis K. P. “Synthesis, Structure, Spectroscopic Properties, and Electrochemistry of Rare Earth Sandwich Compounds with Mixed 2,3-Naphthalocyaninato and Octaethylporphyrinato Ligands”, Chemistry–A European Journal  (2001), 7(23), 5059-5069.

7. Wang, Shaowu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Samarium-Mediated Tandem Reactions of o-Carborane. Synthesis and Molecular Structure of [{ƞ5: ƞ 1: ƞ 6-Me2Si(C9H5CH2CH2G)(C2B10H10)Sm}2(µ-Cl)][Li(THF)4] (G = NMe2 and OMe)”, Organometallics (2001), 20(17), 3624-3625.

8. Wang, Haiping; Wang, Yaorong; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Olefin Polymerization Behavior of Group 4 Metal Complexes with Constrained-Geometry Carborane Ligands”, Organometallics (2001), 20(24), 5110-5118.

6. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “A Novel Carbons-Adjacent arachno-C2B10 Carborane Tetraanion Bearing both Hexagonal and Pentagonal Bonding Faces”, Organometallics (2001), 20(18), 3836-3838.

5. Wang, Shaowu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “A Novel Full-Sandwich Lanthanacarborane Complex Bearing a 7-Carboranyl Ligand, {{[ƞ7-Me2Si(C13H9)(C2B10H11)]2YbIII}2YbII}{Na8(THF)20}”, Organometallics (2001), 20(18), 3842-3844.

4. Leung, Wing-Por; Wang, Zhong-Xia; Li, Hung-Wing; Yang, Qing-Chuan; Mak, Thomas C. W. “Synthesis and Structures of Novel Low-Valent Group 14 1,3-Dimetallacyclobutanes and a Mixed-Metal 1,3-Stanna-Plumbacyclobutane”, Journal of the American Chemical Society  (2001), 123(33), 8123-8124.

3. Leung, Wing-Por; Wang, Zhong-Xia; Li, Hung-Wing; Mak, Thomas C. W. “Bis(germavinylidene) [(Me3SiN:PPh2)2C:GeàGe:C(Ph2P:NSiMe3)] and 1,3-dimetallacyclobutanes [M{µ2-C(Ph2P:NSiMe3)2}]2 (M = Sn, Pb)”, Angewandte Chemie, International Edition (2001), 40(13), 2501-2503.

2. Zi, Guofu; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “The First Full-sandwich Potassacarborane and a Novel ‘Carbons-Adjacent’ R2C2B10H11-Monoanion”, Chemical Communications (Cambridge, United Kingdom) (2001),   (12), 1110-1111.

1. Chui, Kwoli; Li, Hung-Wing; Xie, Zuowei. “Synthesis and Structural Characterization of closo-exo, exo-nido, and pseudocloso Group 1 Carborane Compounds of the C2B10 System”, Organometallics (2000), 19(25), 5447-5453.