Nature Materials

(The TQCC of Nature Materials is 47. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Single-junction organic solar cells with over 19% efficiency enabled by a refined double-fibril network morphology1474
Perspectives for electrochemical capacitors and related devices1297
Metal halide perovskites for light-emitting diodes910
Diagnostics for SARS-CoV-2 infections565
Graphene bilayers with a twist467
Extra storage capacity in transition metal oxide lithium-ion batteries revealed by in situ magnetometry456
Permeable superelastic liquid-metal fibre mat enables biocompatible and monolithic stretchable electronics456
Carbazole isomers induce ultralong organic phosphorescence447
Unconventional chiral charge order in kagome superconductor KV3Sb5430
Thermoelectric cooling materials417
Chemical vapour deposition of Fe–N–C oxygen reduction catalysts with full utilization of dense Fe–N4 sites413
Electrical bioadhesive interface for bioelectronics396
Bulk fatigue induced by surface reconstruction in layered Ni-rich cathodes for Li-ion batteries390
Polycrystalline SnSe with a thermoelectric figure of merit greater than the single crystal386
Water electrolysers with closed and open electrochemical systems382
Cation-disordered rocksalt-type high-entropy cathodes for Li-ion batteries350
A DNA nanodevice-based vaccine for cancer immunotherapy349
The dose threshold for nanoparticle tumour delivery326
Porous materials for carbon dioxide separations319
Membrane-destabilizing ionizable phospholipids for organ-selective mRNA delivery and CRISPR–Cas gene editing313
Phonon-engineered extreme thermal conductivity materials313
High-performance thermoelectrics and challenges for practical devices307
The journey of conducting polymers from discovery to application304
P-block single-metal-site tin/nitrogen-doped carbon fuel cell cathode catalyst for oxygen reduction reaction303
Tough and stretchable ionogels by in situ phase separation298
Applications and challenges of thermoplasmonics297
Confining isolated chromophores for highly efficient blue phosphorescence294
Activating an adaptive immune response from a hydrogel scaffold imparts regenerative wound healing293
Recapitulating macro-scale tissue self-organization through organoid bioprinting293
Intrinsic efficiency limits in low-bandgap non-fullerene acceptor organic solar cells281
Next-generation vaccine platforms for COVID-19274
Non-iridium-based electrocatalyst for durable acidic oxygen evolution reaction in proton exchange membrane water electrolysis272
Atomically precise single-crystal structures of electrically conducting 2D metal–organic frameworks270
Oxygen-evolving catalytic atoms on metal carbides264
Local electronic structure variation resulting in Li ‘filament’ formation within solid electrolytes253
Strain analysis and engineering in halide perovskite photovoltaics252
Cellular extrusion bioprinting improves kidney organoid reproducibility and conformation249
Machine-learned potentials for next-generation matter simulations247
Natural-mixing guided design of refractory high-entropy alloys with as-cast tensile ductility246
Visualizing plating-induced cracking in lithium-anode solid-electrolyte cells245
Obstacles and opportunities in a forward vision for cancer nanomedicine239
A molecular interaction–diffusion framework for predicting organic solar cell stability234
Emergent phenomena and proximity effects in two-dimensional magnets and heterostructures230
Van der Waals epitaxial growth of air-stable CrSe2 nanosheets with thickness-tunable magnetic order229
Identifying carbon as the source of visible single-photon emission from hexagonal boron nitride227
Hydrophilicity gradient in covalent organic frameworks for membrane distillation227
Highly stretchable multilayer electronic circuits using biphasic gallium-indium222
Flow and extraction of energy and charge carriers in hybrid plasmonic nanostructures214
Linking void and interphase evolution to electrochemistry in solid-state batteries using operando X-ray tomography212
Giant magnetoelastic effect in soft systems for bioelectronics209
In materia reservoir computing with a fully memristive architecture based on self-organizing nanowire networks207
Biosynthetic self-healing materials for soft machines206
Chern insulators, van Hove singularities and topological flat bands in magic-angle twisted bilayer graphene205
Towards a better understanding of Lewis acidic aluminium in zeolites205
High-entropy enhanced capacitive energy storage204
Solution processable metal–organic frameworks for mixed matrix membranes using porous liquids200
Semimetals for high-performance photodetection200
Next-generation cancer organoids198
Suspension electrolyte with modified Li+ solvation environment for lithium metal batteries198
Configurable phonon polaritons in twisted α-MoO3196
Thermally conductive ultra-low-k dielectric layers based on two-dimensional covalent organic frameworks184
Excitons in strain-induced one-dimensional moiré potentials at transition metal dichalcogenide heterojunctions184
Thermally activated delayed fluorescence (TADF) organic molecules for efficient X-ray scintillation and imaging181
Living materials with programmable functionalities grown from engineered microbial co-cultures180
Triple ionic–electronic conducting oxides for next-generation electrochemical devices180
Glassy Li metal anode for high-performance rechargeable Li batteries180
A single-atom library for guided monometallic and concentration-complex multimetallic designs179
Mesoscopic and multiscale modelling in materials177
Unlocking anionic redox activity in O3-type sodium 3d layered oxides via Li substitution175
Rethinking organoid technology through bioengineering173
The changing state of porous materials173
Defect reconfiguration in a Ti–Al alloy via electroplasticity165
Ferrimagnetic spintronics162
Mechanically robust lattices inspired by deep-sea glass sponges162
Borophene synthesis beyond the single-atomic-layer limit160
Hierarchically structured bioinspired nanocomposites159
A hybrid erbium(III)–bacteriochlorin near-infrared probe for multiplexed biomedical imaging151
Tunable metal hydroxide–organic frameworks for catalysing oxygen evolution151
Superconductivity in a quintuple-layer square-planar nickelate150
Large-scale fabrication of structurally coloured cellulose nanocrystal films and effect pigments150
Emerging perovskite monolayers150
Ultrafast hot-hole injection modifies hot-electron dynamics in Au/p-GaN heterostructures149
Self-supported Pt–CoO networks combining high specific activity with high surface area for oxygen reduction146
Stripe phases in WSe2/WS2 moiré superlattices146
Light-induced reversal of ion segregation in mixed-halide perovskites146
Large-scale growth of few-layer two-dimensional black phosphorus146
Strain fields in twisted bilayer graphene144
Tumour-associated macrophages drive stromal cell-dependent collagen crosslinking and stiffening to promote breast cancer aggression141
Metastable 1T′-phase group VIB transition metal dichalcogenide crystals140
Sensory feedback for limb prostheses in amputees139
Engineering quantum materials with chiral optical cavities139
Effects of interlayer confinement and hydration on capacitive charge storage in birnessite138
Eliminating dissolution of platinum-based electrocatalysts at the atomic scale133
Ultrafast control of magnetic interactions via light-driven phonons133
Perovskite semiconductors for room-temperature exciton-polaritonics133
STING agonist delivery by tumour-penetrating PEG-lipid nanodiscs primes robust anticancer immunity132
High-strength scalable graphene sheets by freezing stretch-induced alignment131
UItra-low friction and edge-pinning effect in large-lattice-mismatch van der Waals heterostructures130
Microstructural origin of locally enhanced CO2 electroreduction activity on gold130
Highly compressible glass-like supramolecular polymer networks130
Ultra-stable all-solid-state sodium metal batteries enabled by perfluoropolyether-based electrolytes129
Observation of the antiferromagnetic spin Hall effect129
Imaging moiré flat bands in three-dimensional reconstructed WSe2/WS2 superlattices129
Phonon renormalization in reconstructed MoS2 moiré superlattices129
Photocurable bioresorbable adhesives as functional interfaces between flexible bioelectronic devices and soft biological tissues129
Unlocking synergy in bimetallic catalysts by core–shell design128
Trace removal of benzene vapour using double-walled metal–dipyrazolate frameworks128
Finned zeolite catalysts128
A smart and responsive crystalline porous organic cage membrane with switchable pore apertures for graded molecular sieving128
Enhanced substrate stress relaxation promotes filopodia-mediated cell migration127
Kinetically stabilized ferroelectricity in bulk single-crystalline HfO2:Y127
Programmable icosahedral shell system for virus trapping126
Towards data-driven next-generation transmission electron microscopy126
Solid-state rigid-rod polymer composite electrolytes with nanocrystalline lithium ion pathways125
Revisiting metal fluorides as lithium-ion battery cathodes125
Nanoparticle-modified microrobots for in vivo antibiotic delivery to treat acute bacterial pneumonia125
3D printable high-performance conducting polymer hydrogel for all-hydrogel bioelectronic interfaces124
A natural impact-resistant bicontinuous composite nanoparticle coating124
Robust superconductivity in magic-angle multilayer graphene family124
Synergistically integrated phosphonated poly(pentafluorostyrene) for fuel cells123
Revealing the role of the cathode–electrolyte interface on solid-state batteries122
Hydrogen-doped viscoplastic liquid metal microparticles for stretchable printed metal lines122
Topological spintronics and magnetoelectronics121
Conjugated sulfonamides as a class of organic lithium-ion positive electrodes120
Opportunities and challenges in the development of advanced materials for emission control catalysts119
Printable two-dimensional superconducting monolayers119
Excitons in a reconstructed moiré potential in twisted WSe2/WSe2 homobilayers118
Synthetic dynamic hydrogels promote degradation-independent in vitro organogenesis117
Higher-order topological semimetal in acoustic crystals117
Electrolyte melt infiltration for scalable manufacturing of inorganic all-solid-state lithium-ion batteries117
An efficient nickel hydrogen oxidation catalyst for hydroxide exchange membrane fuel cells117
Fictitious phase separation in Li layered oxides driven by electro-autocatalysis116
Direct X-ray and electron-beam lithography of halogenated zeolitic imidazolate frameworks116
Autonomous snapping and jumping polymer gels115
Tuning electrochemically driven surface transformation in atomically flat LaNiO3 thin films for enhanced water electrolysis113
Wafer-scale single-crystal monolayer graphene grown on sapphire substrate112
3D-printed silica with nanoscale resolution111
Ledge-directed epitaxy of continuously self-aligned single-crystalline nanoribbons of transition metal dichalcogenides111
Highly stretchable organic electrochemical transistors with strain-resistant performance110
Two-dimensional devices and integration towards the silicon lines110
A bioinspired and hierarchically structured shape-memory material110
Electronic-structure methods for materials design109
Atomic-resolution electron microscopy of nanoscale local structure in lead-based relaxor ferroelectrics109
Observation of a phononic higher-order Weyl semimetal109
Interlayer electronic coupling on demand in a 2D magnetic semiconductor109
Somatic cell-derived organoids as prototypes of human epithelial tissues and diseases108
High-performance organic pseudocapacitors via molecular contortion108
Broadband and pixelated camouflage in inflating chiral nematic liquid crystalline elastomers108
Entanglement and control of single nuclear spins in isotopically engineered silicon carbide107
Controlling persistent luminescence in nanocrystalline phosphors106
Visualization of dynamic polaronic strain fields in hybrid lead halide perovskites106
Seebeck-driven transverse thermoelectric generation105
A medium-range structure motif linking amorphous and crystalline states105
Direct correlation between void formation and lithium dendrite growth in solid-state electrolytes with interlayers104
Evidence for a higher-order topological insulator in a three-dimensional material built from van der Waals stacking of bismuth-halide chains103
Organic long-persistent luminescence stimulated by visible light in p-type systems based on organic photoredox catalyst dopants102
Suppressing ion migration in metal halide perovskite via interstitial doping with a trace amount of multivalent cations102
Direct imaging of atomistic grain boundary migration102
Directed cell migration towards softer environments102
Mechano-tunable chiral metasurfaces via colloidal assembly101
Non-contact long-range magnetic stimulation of mechanosensitive ion channels in freely moving animals101
Chiral-spin rotation of non-collinear antiferromagnet by spin–orbit torque100
Coupling structural evolution and oxygen-redox electrochemistry in layered transition metal oxides100
Single-spin resonance in a van der Waals embedded paramagnetic defect99
Local negative permittivity and topological phase transition in polar skyrmions99
High-performance solar flow battery powered by a perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell99
Towards two-dimensional van der Waals ferroelectrics99
An integrated optical modulator operating at cryogenic temperatures99
Hexagonal metal oxide monolayers derived from the metal–gas interface98
Basement membrane stiffness determines metastases formation98
Chemical heterogeneity enhances hydrogen resistance in high-strength steels97
Minimizing hydrogen vacancies to enable highly efficient hybrid perovskites97
Fabrication and nanophotonic waveguide integration of silicon carbide colour centres with preserved spin-optical coherence97
Stem-cell-based embryo models for fundamental research and translation96
Chirality-driven topological electronic structure of DNA-like materials95
Two-dimensional overdamped fluctuations of the soft perovskite lattice in CsPbBr395
Renal clearable polyfluorophore nanosensors for early diagnosis of cancer and allograft rejection95
Scalable manufacturing of high-index atomic layer–polymer hybrid metasurfaces for metaphotonics in the visible94
Direct observation of highly confined phonon polaritons in suspended monolayer hexagonal boron nitride94
Ferroelastic-switching-driven large shear strain and piezoelectricity in a hybrid ferroelectric94
Intermediate-phase engineering via dimethylammonium cation additive for stable perovskite solar cells93
Matrix viscoelasticity controls spatiotemporal tissue organization93
Computational prediction of the molecular configuration of three-dimensional network polymers92
Linking in situ charge accumulation to electronic structure in doped SrTiO3 reveals design principles for hydrogen-evolving photocatalysts91
Gas-sieving zeolitic membranes fabricated by condensation of precursor nanosheets90
The topology of electronic band structures90
Microtubules tune mechanosensitive cell responses89
A microenvironment-inspired synthetic three-dimensional model for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma organoids89
Towards chirality control of graphene nanoribbons embedded in hexagonal boron nitride88
Single organic molecules for photonic quantum technologies88
Graphene oxide bulk material reinforced by heterophase platelets with multiscale interface crosslinking88
Direct observation of geometric and sliding ferroelectricity in an amphidynamic crystal88
Direct photo-oxidation of methane to methanol over a mono-iron hydroxyl site87
Cofactor-free oxidase-mimetic nanomaterials from self-assembled histidine-rich peptides87
A light-induced phononic symmetry switch and giant dissipationless topological photocurrent in ZrTe587
Harmonic acoustics for dynamic and selective particle manipulation87
Stable non-corrosive sulfonimide salt for 4-V-class lithium metal batteries86
Ultra-high-quality two-dimensional electron systems86
Topology and geometry under the nonlinear electromagnetic spotlight86
Deterministic switching of a perpendicularly polarized magnet using unconventional spin–orbit torques in WTe286
Giant anomalous Nernst signal in the antiferromagnet YbMnBi286
From predictive modelling to machine learning and reverse engineering of colloidal self-assembly85
Lithium superionic conductors with corner-sharing frameworks84
Intrinsic ferroelectricity in Y-doped HfO2 thin films83
Electrochemically induced amorphous-to-rock-salt phase transformation in niobium oxide electrode for Li-ion batteries83
Monolithic digital patterning of polydimethylsiloxane with successive laser pyrolysis83
Robust cholesteric liquid crystal elastomer fibres for mechanochromic textiles83
Evidence of higher-order topology in multilayer WTe2 from Josephson coupling through anisotropic hinge states83
Programmable gear-based mechanical metamaterials82
Cationic polymer-in-salt electrolytes for fast metal ion conduction and solid-state battery applications81
Tandem catalysis with double-shelled hollow spheres80
Stress fibres are embedded in a contractile cortical network80
Supersonic impact resilience of nanoarchitected carbon80
Bio-inspired mechanically adaptive materials through vibration-induced crosslinking80
A singlet-triplet hole spin qubit in planar Ge80
The living interface between synthetic biology and biomaterial design79
Composition and phase engineering of metal chalcogenides and phosphorous chalcogenides77
Investigating the nature of active forces in tissues reveals how contractile cells can form extensile monolayers77
The toughness of mechanical metamaterials76
Tunable assembly of hybrid colloids induced by regioselective depletion76
Shaping the future of robotics through materials innovation76
Gate-tuneable and chirality-dependent charge-to-spin conversion in tellurium nanowires76
Random access DNA memory using Boolean search in an archival file storage system75
Spatiotemporal control of liquid crystal structure and dynamics through activity patterning74
Observation of fluctuation-mediated picosecond nucleation of a topological phase74
n-type charge transport in heavily p-doped polymers73
Active pixel sensor matrix based on monolayer MoS2 phototransistor array73
Coupling between magnetic order and charge transport in a two-dimensional magnetic semiconductor73
Memristive control of mutual spin Hall nano-oscillator synchronization for neuromorphic computing72
Spin-induced linear polarization of photoluminescence in antiferromagnetic van der Waals crystals72
Discovering and understanding materials through computation71
Hydrogels for RNA delivery71
Charge density waves in infinite-layer NdNiO2 nickelates70
Amorphous nickel hydroxide shell tailors local chemical environment on platinum surface for alkaline hydrogen evolution reaction70
Integer topological defects organize stresses driving tissue morphogenesis70
Ultrastrong nanotwinned titanium alloys through additive manufacturing69
High quantum efficiency of hydrogen production from methanol aqueous solution with PtCu–TiO2 photocatalysts68
ILC1 drive intestinal epithelial and matrix remodelling67
Room-temperature antiskyrmions and sawtooth surface textures in a non-centrosymmetric magnet with S4 symmetry67
A poly(thymine)–melamine duplex for the assembly of DNA nanomaterials67
Quantifying charge carrier localization in chemically doped semiconducting polymers67
Mechanically activated ionic transport across single-digit carbon nanotubes66
Atomistic insights into metal hardening66
Nanotwinning-assisted dynamic recrystallization at high strains and strain rates66
Self-repair protects microtubules from destruction by molecular motors66
Visualization of the strain-induced topological phase transition in a quasi-one-dimensional superconductor TaSe366
Zwitterionic materials with disorder and plasticity and their application as non-volatile solid or liquid electrolytes66
Ion-tunable antiambipolarity in mixed ion–electron conducting polymers enables biorealistic organic electrochemical neurons65
Integrated computer-aided engineering and design for DNA assemblies65
Low-oxygen rare earth steels64