Nature Reviews Materials

(The TQCC of Nature Reviews Materials is 77. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Designing solid-state electrolytes for safe, energy-dense batteries942
Achieving high energy density and high power density with pseudocapacitive materials924
Lipid nanoparticles for mRNA delivery829
High-entropy ceramics708
Minimizing non-radiative recombination losses in perovskite solar cells670
Materials design for bone-tissue engineering646
Materials for solar-powered water evaporation628
The stiffness of living tissues and its implications for tissue engineering617
Room-temperature phosphorescence from organic aggregates591
Chemical recycling to monomer for an ideal, circular polymer economy564
Self-healing polymers549
Resistive switching materials for information processing545
Understanding interface stability in solid-state batteries529
Hydrogel microparticles for biomedical applications501
Molecular magnetism: from chemical design to spin control in molecules, materials and devices500
Structure–property–function relationships of natural and engineered wood490
Scalable fabrication and coating methods for perovskite solar cells and solar modules484
Synthetic alternatives to Matrigel394
Engineering organoids362
Chiral-perovskite optoelectronics359
Fundamentals, status and promise of sodium-based batteries355
Design of biodegradable, implantable devices towards clinical translation349
Flat optics with dispersion-engineered metasurfaces336
Engineered biomaterials for in situ tissue regeneration332
Multifunctional materials for implantable and wearable photonic healthcare devices331
Bioplastics for a circular economy322
Charge-transfer materials for electrochemical water desalination, ion separation and the recovery of elements299
Tailoring inorganic–polymer composites for the mass production of solid-state batteries288
Polymer photocatalysts for solar-to-chemical energy conversion284
Theory-guided design of catalytic materials using scaling relationships and reactivity descriptors282
Mechanical properties and deformation mechanisms of gradient nanostructured metals and alloys281
Targeted drug delivery strategies for precision medicines268
Solid-state nanopore sensors267
Flame-retardant surface treatments256
Design strategies for nonaqueous multivalent-ion and monovalent-ion battery anodes233
Materials for oral delivery of proteins and peptides223
Charge-transfer electronic states in organic solar cells206
Nanofluidics for osmotic energy conversion199
Artificial channels for confined mass transport at the sub-nanometre scale199
Deep neural networks for the evaluation and design of photonic devices199
A materials-science perspective on tackling COVID-19197
Polarons in materials197
Near-zero-index materials for photonics194
Non-metallic charge carriers for aqueous batteries193
Nonreciprocity in acoustic and elastic materials193
Transforming heat transfer with thermal metamaterials and devices186
Production routes to tailor the performance of cellulose nanocrystals184
The surface of halide perovskites from nano to bulk184
Risk assessment of microplastic particles184
Kinetic stability of metal–organic frameworks for corrosive and coordinating gas capture181
Soft actuators for real-world applications180
Electrode material–ionic liquid coupling for electrochemical energy storage179
The marvels of moiré materials178
Metallurgy, mechanistic models and machine learning in metal printing177
Single-micelle-directed synthesis of mesoporous materials176
Molecular imaging and disease theranostics with renal-clearable optical agents175
The global rise of 3D printing during the COVID-19 pandemic168
Synthetic amorphous silica nanoparticles: toxicity, biomedical and environmental implications167
Overcoming the translational barriers of tissue adhesives164
Bio-based polymers with performance-advantaged properties163
Gas diffusion electrodes and membranes for CO2 reduction electrolysers160
Multifunctional biomolecule nanostructures for cancer therapy158
Confining isolated atoms and clusters in crystalline porous materials for catalysis153
Phase transitions in 2D materials153
Electrical doping in halide perovskites152
End-to-end design of wearable sensors151
From bulk to molecularly thin hybrid perovskites148
Analogue computing with metamaterials147
The passivity of lithium electrodes in liquid electrolytes for secondary batteries147
Materials design by synthetic biology147
Machine learning for alloys146
The germanium quantum information route142
Functional nanoparticles through π-conjugated polymer self-assembly141
Colloidal quantum dot lasers139
Quantum guidelines for solid-state spin defects137
Synthesis and alignment of liquid crystalline elastomers137
Nanoparticle synthesis assisted by machine learning132
Emerging applications of zeolites in catalysis, separation and host–guest assembly129
Extracellular vesicles versus synthetic nanoparticles for drug delivery128
Engineered living biomaterials127
From molecular to supramolecular electronics125
Controlling polymer properties through the shape of the molecular-weight distribution122
Anisotropic reticular chemistry120
The kinetics of metal oxide photoanodes from charge generation to catalysis120
The role of polymer mechanochemistry in responsive materials and additive manufacturing117
Bioinspiration in light harvesting and catalysis116
Engineered materials for in vivo delivery of genome-editing machinery116
Biomaterial-based antimicrobial therapies for the treatment of bacterial infections114
Transition-metal coordinate bonds for bioinspired macromolecules with tunable mechanical properties113
Electronic-structure methods for twisted moiré layers113
A reticular chemistry guide for the design of periodic solids112
Design of therapeutic biomaterials to control inflammation112
3D-printed multifunctional materials enabled by artificial-intelligence-assisted fabrication technologies111
Multiple nanoemulsions111
Emerging materials intelligence ecosystems propelled by machine learning110
Advances in coherent magnonics110
Reducing environmental plastic pollution by designing polymer materials for managed end-of-life104
Engineered disorder in photonics101
Material properties and applications of mechanically interlocked polymers101
Crystal-phase and surface-structure engineering of ruthenium nanocrystals100
Fibre-based composites from the integration of metal–organic frameworks and polymers98
Collagen: quantification, biomechanics and role of minor subtypes in cartilage95
Clinical translation of silica nanoparticles95
The fundamentals and applications of ferroelectric HfO295
Machine learning for continuous innovation in battery technologies91
Defect activity in metal halide perovskites with wide and narrow bandgap87
Superatoms in materials science85
Dynamical memristors for higher-complexity neuromorphic computing84
Flexible self-charging power sources84
Transport, magnetic and optical properties of Weyl materials82
Designing spatial and temporal control of vaccine responses79
Processing and application of high-temperature superconducting coated conductors79
Theoretical insights into the surface physics and chemistry of redox-active oxides77