Nature Nanotechnology

(The TQCC of Nature Nanotechnology is 53. 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 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Selective organ targeting (SORT) nanoparticles for tissue-specific mRNA delivery and CRISPR–Cas gene editing934
Extracellular vesicles as a next-generation drug delivery platform761
Differentially charged nanoplastics demonstrate distinct accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana622
Fluorinated interphase enables reversible aqueous zinc battery chemistries578
The current landscape of nucleic acid therapeutics576
Bipolar-shell resurfacing for blue LEDs based on strongly confined perovskite quantum dots540
Two-dimensional materials for next-generation computing technologies525
Key principles and methods for studying the endocytosis of biological and nanoparticle therapeutics522
COVID-19 vaccine development and a potential nanomaterial path forward486
Challenges in applying highly active Pt-based nanostructured catalysts for oxygen reduction reactions to fuel cell vehicles429
Scalable and hierarchically designed polymer film as a selective thermal emitter for high-performance all-day radiative cooling412
Chemical reactivity under nanoconfinement409
MOF water harvesters399
A high-energy and long-cycling lithium–sulfur pouch cell via a macroporous catalytic cathode with double-end binding sites394
Towards single-species selectivity of membranes with subnanometre pores393
Nanoplastics are neither microplastics nor engineered nanoparticles388
Complex-amplitude metasurface-based orbital angular momentum holography in momentum space388
A multifunctional chemical toolbox to engineer carbon dots for biomedical and energy applications380
Epitaxial growth of wafer-scale molybdenum disulfide semiconductor single crystals on sapphire346
X-ray-activated persistent luminescence nanomaterials for NIR-II imaging337
Efficient conversion of low-concentration nitrate sources into ammonia on a Ru-dispersed Cu nanowire electrocatalyst336
A general strategy towards personalized nanovaccines based on fluoropolymers for post-surgical cancer immunotherapy334
Advances and applications of nanophotonic biosensors314
A framework for designing delivery systems309
Electrically reconfigurable non-volatile metasurface using low-loss optical phase-change material305
Graphene oxide membranes with stable porous structure for ultrafast water transport304
Copper-catalysed exclusive CO2 to pure formic acid conversion via single-atom alloying287
Scalable two-step annealing method for preparing ultra-high-density single-atom catalyst libraries284
A bright and fast source of coherent single photons275
Semiconductor physics of organic–inorganic 2D halide perovskites273
Van der Waals heterostructures for spintronics and opto-spintronics264
Amplifying STING activation by cyclic dinucleotide–manganese particles for local and systemic cancer metalloimmunotherapy264
Nanotechnology-based disinfectants and sensors for SARS-CoV-2264
Placing nanoplastics in the context of global plastic pollution262
2D metal–organic framework for stable perovskite solar cells with minimized lead leakage261
An industrial perspective on catalysts for low-temperature CO2 electrolysis260
Role of nanoscale antigen organization on B-cell activation probed using DNA origami260
Atomic reconstruction in twisted bilayers of transition metal dichalcogenides243
Immune-mediated approaches against COVID-19237
All-solid-state spatial light modulator with independent phase and amplitude control for three-dimensional LiDAR applications234
Nanotechnology approaches for global infectious diseases233
Efficient, fast and reabsorption-free perovskite nanocrystal-based sensitized plastic scintillators229
Nano-enabled pesticides for sustainable agriculture and global food security225
Nanophotonics for light detection and ranging technology220
Facet engineering accelerates spillover hydrogenation on highly diluted metal nanocatalysts214
Nanoscale engineering of catalytic materials for sustainable technologies212
Electrical tuning of phase-change antennas and metasurfaces201
Torsion strained iridium oxide for efficient acidic water oxidation in proton exchange membrane electrolyzers201
Bilayer of polyelectrolyte films for spontaneous power generation in air up to an integrated 1,000 V output200
Photothermal nanofibres enable safe engineering of therapeutic cells197
Proton-driven transformable nanovaccine for cancer immunotherapy194
Nanometric square skyrmion lattice in a centrosymmetric tetragonal magnet193
Nanomaterials for T-cell cancer immunotherapy191
All-in-one two-dimensional retinomorphic hardware device for motion detection and recognition190
Visualization of moiré superlattices187
Subambient daytime radiative cooling textile based on nanoprocessed silk183
Identification of LiH and nanocrystalline LiF in the solid–electrolyte interphase of lithium metal anodes176
Flexoelectronics of centrosymmetric semiconductors176
Silica nanoparticles enhance disease resistance in Arabidopsis plants176
Environmental dimensions of the protein corona174
Dual-coupling-guided epitaxial growth of wafer-scale single-crystal WS2 monolayer on vicinal a-plane sapphire173
Interfacial ferroelectricity in rhombohedral-stacked bilayer transition metal dichalcogenides170
Synergizing metal–support interactions and spatial confinement boosts dynamics of atomic nickel for hydrogenations169
Immunostimulant hydrogel for the inhibition of malignant glioma relapse post-resection164
Alloying conducting channels for reliable neuromorphic computing163
A robust all-organic protective layer towards ultrahigh-rate and large-capacity Li metal anodes159
Metal–organic frameworks and covalent organic frameworks as disruptive membrane materials for energy-efficient gas separation158
Zwitterionic micelles efficiently deliver oral insulin without opening tight junctions153
Molybdenum derived from nanomaterials incorporates into molybdenum enzymes and affects their activities in vivo153
Structural origin of the high-voltage instability of lithium cobalt oxide152
Observation of single-defect memristor in an MoS2 atomic sheet152
Progressive growth of the solid–electrolyte interphase towards the Si anode interior causes capacity fading149
Symmetry-dependent field-free switching of perpendicular magnetization147
Hydrogen storage in incompletely etched multilayer Ti2CTx at room temperature147
Power-efficient neural network with artificial dendrites146
Viscoelastic surface electrode arrays to interface with viscoelastic tissues145
Mechanochemistry for ammonia synthesis under mild conditions144
A nanotherapeutic strategy to overcome chemotherapeutic resistance of cancer stem-like cells143
Advances in nanomaterial vaccine strategies to address infectious diseases impacting global health142
Cancer diagnosis with DNA molecular computation141
Supercurrent rectification and magnetochiral effects in symmetric Josephson junctions140
Dexamethasone nanomedicines for COVID-19137
A new strategy using nanoscale zero-valent iron to simultaneously promote remediation and safe crop production in contaminated soil135
Imaging strain-localized excitons in nanoscale bubbles of monolayer WSe2 at room temperature134
Ultrafast non-volatile flash memory based on van der Waals heterostructures133
Bioorthogonal catalytic patch131
Semiconductor moiré materials130
High oscillator strength interlayer excitons in two-dimensional heterostructures for mid-infrared photodetection130
Inducing immune tolerance with dendritic cell-targeting nanomedicines129
Intercellular nanotubes mediate mitochondrial trafficking between cancer and immune cells128
A nanovaccine for antigen self-presentation and immunosuppression reversal as a personalized cancer immunotherapy strategy128
Photocatalytic degradation of steroid hormone micropollutants by TiO2-coated polyethersulfone membranes in a continuous flow-through process127
Quantitative tracing of uptake and transport of submicrometre plastics in crop plants using lanthanide chelates as a dual-functional tracer127
Subretinally injected semiconducting polymer nanoparticles rescue vision in a rat model of retinal dystrophy127
Nanopore-based technologies beyond DNA sequencing126
Single-crystalline TiO2 nanoparticles for stable and efficient perovskite modules124
Guiding the design space for nanotechnology to advance sustainable crop production122
Three-dimensional monolithic micro-LED display driven by atomically thin transistor matrix120
Nanotechnology to advance CRISPR–Cas genetic engineering of plants119
Advancing osmotic power generation by covalent organic framework monolayer118
Coexisting ferromagnetic–antiferromagnetic state in twisted bilayer CrI3118
Graphene-nanopocket-encaged PtCo nanocatalysts for highly durable fuel cell operation under demanding ultralow-Pt-loading conditions116
Interfacial ferroelectricity in marginally twisted 2D semiconductors116
Nano-optical designs for high-efficiency monolithic perovskite–silicon tandem solar cells116
Role of bacterial motility in differential resistance mechanisms of silver nanoparticles and silver ions114
Biomimetic artificial water channel membranes for enhanced desalination113
Nanocomposite NiTi shape memory alloy with high strength and fatigue resistance111
The ancillary effects of nanoparticles and their implications for nanomedicine111
Magnetic skyrmion bundles and their current-driven dynamics110
Industrial scale production of fibre batteries by a solution-extrusion method110
Nanomedicine and the COVID-19 vaccines110
Wafer-scale monolithic integration of full-colour micro-LED display using MoS2 transistor109
Eliciting B cell immunity against infectious diseases using nanovaccines108
Broken mirror symmetry in excitonic response of reconstructed domains in twisted MoSe2/MoSe2 bilayers107
Flexo-photovoltaic effect in MoS2107
High quality factor phase gradient metasurfaces106
Abrading bulk metal into single atoms106
Atomically sharp interface enabled ultrahigh-speed non-volatile memory devices106
Permselective metal–organic framework gel membrane enables long-life cycling of rechargeable organic batteries106
Excitons in semiconductor moiré superlattices106
Unique surface patterns emerging during solidification of liquid metal alloys104
Dilution effect for highly efficient multiple-component organic solar cells104
Cell-mimicking nanodecoys neutralize SARS-CoV-2 and mitigate lung injury in a non-human primate model of COVID-19102
Molecular size-dependent subcontinuum solvent permeation and ultrafast nanofiltration across nanoporous graphene membranes100
Biomolecular condensates undergo a generic shear-mediated liquid-to-solid transition100
Advanced material modulation of nutritional and phytohormone status alleviates damage from soybean sudden death syndrome99
Current understanding of biological identity at the nanoscale and future prospects98
Ultra-low-energy programmable non-volatile silicon photonics based on phase-change materials with graphene heaters97
Ultrafast hole spin qubit with gate-tunable spin–orbit switch functionality97
Visualizing the growth process of sodium microstructures in sodium batteries by in-situ 23Na MRI and NMR spectroscopy96
Reversible strain-induced magnetic phase transition in a van der Waals magnet96
Tailoring topological order and π-conjugation to engineer quasi-metallic polymers95
Dirac-vortex topological cavities95
Optical fibres with embedded two-dimensional materials for ultrahigh nonlinearity94
Deterministic fabrication of arbitrary vertical heterostructures of two-dimensional Ruddlesden–Popper halide perovskites93
Photoacoustic molecular imaging-escorted adipose photodynamic–browning synergy for fighting obesity with virus-like complexes91
Room-temperature nonlinear Hall effect and wireless radiofrequency rectification in Weyl semimetal TaIrTe491
Liposome-mediated detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA-positive extracellular vesicles in plasma91
Layer-by-layer anionic diffusion in two-dimensional halide perovskite vertical heterostructures90
Stand-off trapping and manipulation of sub-10 nm objects and biomolecules using opto-thermo-electrohydrodynamic tweezers89
Optomechanical detection of vibration modes of a single bacterium89
Programmable multistage drug delivery to lymph nodes89
A dielectric electrolyte composite with high lithium-ion conductivity for high-voltage solid-state lithium metal batteries89
Multifunctional nanocoated membranes for high-rate electrothermal desalination of hypersaline waters88
In vivo non-invasive confocal fluorescence imaging beyond 1,700 nm using superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors88
Quantum-dot-based deterministic photon–emitter interfaces for scalable photonic quantum technology87
Room-temperature valleytronic transistor87
High-yield solar-driven atmospheric water harvesting of metal–organic-framework-derived nanoporous carbon with fast-diffusion water channels87
Two-dimensional adaptive membranes with programmable water and ionic channels87
Birefringence-like spin transport via linearly polarized antiferromagnetic magnons86
A pyroptosis nanotuner for cancer therapy85
Immunogenic camptothesome nanovesicles comprising sphingomyelin-derived camptothecin bilayers for safe and synergistic cancer immunochemotherapy85
Exploiting the full advantages of colloidal perovskite nanocrystals for large-area efficient light-emitting diodes84
Steam disinfection releases micro(nano)plastics from silicone-rubber baby teats as examined by optical photothermal infrared microspectroscopy84
A Josephson phase battery83
Polarization-sensitive optoionic membranes from chiral plasmonic nanoparticles83
Nanoparticle cellular internalization is not required for RNA delivery to mature plant leaves82
Nano-optogenetic engineering of CAR T cells for precision immunotherapy with enhanced safety82
Magic-angle lasers in nanostructured moiré superlattice79
Layer-controlled single-crystalline graphene film with stacking order via Cu–Si alloy formation79
Enhancing CRISPR/Cas gene editing through modulating cellular mechanical properties for cancer therapy79
Characterization of the structure and chemistry of the solid–electrolyte interface by cryo-EM leads to high-performance solid-state Li-metal batteries78
Conformation-sensitive targeting of lipid nanoparticles for RNA therapeutics78
A DNA-based voltmeter for organelles78
Two-way magnetic resonance tuning and enhanced subtraction imaging for non-invasive and quantitative biological imaging78
Fast and selective reduction of nitroarenes under visible light with an earth-abundant plasmonic photocatalyst78
Continuous cuffless monitoring of arterial blood pressure via graphene bioimpedance tattoos78
Challenges and potential solutions for nanosensors intended for use with foods78
Optical tweezers beyond refractive index mismatch using highly doped upconversion nanoparticles77
Improving Li-ion interfacial transport in hybrid solid electrolytes77
Cancer immunotherapy based on image-guided STING activation by nucleotide nanocomplex-decorated ultrasound microbubbles76
Energy-efficient Mott activation neuron for full-hardware implementation of neural networks76
Functional and morphological adaptation in DNA protocells via signal processing prompted by artificial metalloenzymes76
Acoustically triggered mechanotherapy using genetically encoded gas vesicles76
Highly anisotropic excitons and multiple phonon bound states in a van der Waals antiferromagnetic insulator75
Considerations for designing preclinical cancer immune nanomedicine studies74
Ion-exchange enabled synthetic swarm74
Covalently interconnected transition metal dichalcogenide networks via defect engineering for high-performance electronic devices74
Applying lessons learned from nanomedicines to understand rare hypersensitivity reactions to mRNA-based SARS-CoV-2 vaccines74
A Gd@C82 single-molecule electret74
Nanoscale chemical heterogeneity dominates the optoelectronic response of alloyed perovskite solar cells74
T lymphocyte membrane-decorated epigenetic nanoinducer of interferons for cancer immunotherapy73
Nanozyme-catalysed CRISPR assay for preamplification-free detection of non-coding RNAs73
Quantum-coherent nanoscience73
Imaging the Néel vector switching in the monolayer antiferromagnet MnPSe3 with strain-controlled Ising order72
Hepatic macrophages act as a central hub for relaxin-mediated alleviation of liver fibrosis72
Electrical and thermal generation of spin currents by magnetic bilayer graphene71
Interfacial-engineering-enabled practical low-temperature sodium metal battery71
Giant Stark splitting of an exciton in bilayer MoS271
Chemical engines: driving systems away from equilibrium through catalyst reaction cycles70
Structural and dynamics analysis of intrinsically disordered proteins by high-speed atomic force microscopy70
Spontaneous and reversible hollowing of alloy anode nanocrystals for stable battery cycling68
Bright solid-state sources for single photons with orbital angular momentum68
Bridging nano- and microscale X-ray tomography for battery research by leveraging artificial intelligence68
Computationally guided high-throughput design of self-assembling drug nanoparticles67
Industry outlook of perovskite quantum dots for display applications67
Nanopore electro-osmotic trap for the label-free study of single proteins and their conformations66
Electrolyte gating in graphene-based supercapacitors and its use for probing nanoconfined charging dynamics65
Characterization of nanoparticles-based vaccines for COVID-1965
Key principles and operational practices for improved nanotechnology environmental exposure assessment64
Nanotechnology-based strategies against SARS-CoV-2 variants64
Oxycarbide MXenes and MAX phases identification using monoatomic layer-by-layer analysis with ultralow-energy secondary-ion mass spectrometry64
Observation of inhomogeneous plasmonic field distribution in a nanocavity63
Quantum Hall effect of Weyl fermions in n-type semiconducting tellurene63
Melting of a skyrmion lattice to a skyrmion liquid via a hexatic phase63
Migrating photon avalanche in different emitters at the nanoscale enables 46th-order optical nonlinearity63
Intrinsic bioactivity of black phosphorus nanomaterials on mitotic centrosome destabilization through suppression of PLK1 kinase62
Cellular binding, uptake and biotransformation of silver nanoparticles in human T lymphocytes62
An antiviral trap made of protein nanofibrils and iron oxyhydroxide nanoparticles61
Coverage-driven selectivity switch from ethylene to acetate in high-rate CO2/CO electrolysis61
Probing photoelectrical transport in lead halide perovskites with van der Waals contacts61
Artificial-enzymes-armed Bifidobacterium longum probiotics for alleviating intestinal inflammation and microbiota dysbiosis61
Reconfigurable training and reservoir computing in an artificial spin-vortex ice via spin-wave fingerprinting61
Tuning layer-hybridized moiré excitons by the quantum-confined Stark effect61
Remotely controlled near-infrared-triggered photothermal treatment of brain tumours in freely behaving mice using gold nanostars60
DNA scaffolds enable efficient and tunable functionalization of biomaterials for immune cell modulation60
Electrical tuning of optically active interlayer excitons in bilayer MoS259
Structured nanoscale metallic glass fibres with extreme aspect ratios59
Doping-driven topological polaritons in graphene/α-MoO3 heterostructures59
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering holography59
Highly tunable junctions and non-local Josephson effect in magic-angle graphene tunnelling devices59
Towards FAIR nanosafety data59
Engineering synthetic breath biomarkers for respiratory disease59
Enhanced catalytic activity under non-equilibrium conditions59
Endoepitaxial growth of monolayer mosaic heterostructures58
In situ electrochemical generation of nitric oxide for neuronal modulation58
Quantum tomography of an entangled three-qubit state in silicon58
Foldamer-based ultrapermeable and highly selective artificial water channels that exclude protons57
Supramolecular arrangement of protein in nanoparticle structures predicts nanoparticle tropism for neutrophils in acute lung inflammation57
A transistor-like pH-sensitive nanodetergent for selective cancer therapy57
Bioelectronic control of a microbial community using surface-assembled electrogenetic cells to route signals57
Two-dimensional quantum-sheet films with sub-1.2 nm channels for ultrahigh-rate electrochemical capacitance56
Direct patterning of colloidal quantum dots with adaptable dual-ligand surface56
Robotic four-dimensional pixel assembly of van der Waals solids56
Optoelectronic graded neurons for bioinspired in-sensor motion perception56
Human-muscle-inspired single fibre actuator with reversible percolation56
A nanomaterial targeting the spike protein captures SARS-CoV-2 variants and promotes viral elimination56
Highly nonlinear transport across single-molecule junctions via destructive quantum interference55
Species-dependent in vivo mRNA delivery and cellular responses to nanoparticles55
Nanostructured block copolymer muscles54
Versatile full-colour nanopainting enabled by a pixelated plasmonic metasurface54
Therapeutically reprogrammed nutrient signalling enhances nanoparticulate albumin bound drug uptake and efficacy in KRAS-mutant cancer54
Highly stable, antiviral, antibacterial cotton textiles via molecular engineering54
Phase-change memtransistive synapses for mixed-plasticity neural computations54
Fischer–Tropsch synthesis to olefins boosted by MFI zeolite nanosheets53
Light-activated interlayer contraction in two-dimensional perovskites for high-efficiency solar cells53
Scalable massively parallel computing using continuous-time data representation in nanoscale crossbar array53
Heteroepitaxial van der Waals semiconductor superlattices53