Cao Liemao

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Research Fellow

Research Background:

Pillar / Cluster: Science, Mathematics and Technology


Professor Ang Lay Kee, Ricky


  • 09/2013 – 06/2018, PhD, Hunan Normal University, Condensed Matter Physics
  • 09/2009 – 06/2013, BSc, Xinzhou Teachers University, Physics

Research Interests

Quantum transport properties in 2D-material heterostructures and molecular devices


  • Outstanding graduates from Hunan Province, 2018

Selected Publications

  1. Chunxia Jia, Liemao Cao, Xiaoying Zhou, Benliang Zhou and Guanghui Zhou*. Low-bias negative differential resistance in junction of a benzene between zigzag-edged phosphorene nanoribbons, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 30, 26 (2018).
  2. Xiaobo Li, Liemao Cao, Guang Liu, Ziran Liu, and Guanghui Zhou*. Spin dependent transport of Z-shaped α-graphyne nanoribbons with edge passivations, Carbon 131, 160 (2018).
  3. Liemao Cao, Xiaobo Li, Chunxia Jia, Guang Liu, Ziran Liu and Guanghui Zhou*. Spin-charge transport properties for graphene/graphyne zigzag-edged nanoribbon heterojunctions: A first-principles study, Carbon 127, 519 (2018).
  4. Liemao Cao, Xiaobo Li, Guang Liu, Ziran Liu, and Guanghui Zhou*. The spin-charge transport properties for a graphene-based molecular junction: A first-principles study, Organic Electronics 48, 357 (2017).
  5. Liemao Cao, Xiaobo Li, Guang Liu, Ziran Liu, and Guanghui Zhou*. Effect of amino on spin-dependent transport through a junction of fused oligothiophenes between graphene electrodes, Chemical Physics 488, 17 (2017).
  6. Xiaobo Li, Liemao Cao, Huili Li, Haiqing Wang and Guanghui Zhou*, Spin-resolved transport properties of a pyridine-linked single molecule embedded between zigzag-edged graphene nanoribbon electrodes, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 5 (2016).