Z. Shen, M.-P. Nieh, and Y. Li, (2016) Decorating Nanoparticle Surface for Targeted Drug Delivery: Opportunities and Challenges. Polymers, 8(3), 83.
 Y. Li, (2016) Reversible wrinkles of monolayer graphene on a polymer substrate: toward stretchable and flexible electronics. Soft Matter, 12, 3202-3213.
 Y. Li, S. Tang, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2016) Molecular simulation guided constitutive modeling on finite strain viscoelasticity of elastomers.
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 88, 204-226.
 Y. Li, Y Lian, LT Zhang, SM Aldousari, HS Hedia, SA Asiri, WK Liu. (2016) Cell and nanoparticle transport in tumour microvasculature: the role of size, shape and surface functionality of nanoparticles. Interface Focus 6 (1), 20150086.
 S. Tang*, Y. Li*, Y. Yang, and Z.Y. Guo (2015). The effect of mechanical-driven volumetric change on instability patterns of bilayered soft solids. Soft Matter, 11, 7911-7919. (* Contributed equally)
 S. Tang*, Y. Li*, W.K. Liu, N. Hu and Z.Y. Guo (2015). Tensile stress-driven surface wrinkles on cylindrical core-shell soft solids. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 82 (12), 121002. (* Contributed equally)
 Y. Li, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2015). Shape effect in cellular uptake of PEGylated nanoparticles: Comparison between sphere, rod, cube and disk. Nanoscale, 7, 16631-16646. (Cover Article)
 J.F. Zhao, Y. Li and W.K. Liu (2015). Predicting band structure of 3D mechanical metamaterials with complex geometry via XFEM. Computational Mechanics, 55(4), 659-672.
 S. Tang*, Y. Li*, W.K. Liu, and X. Huang (2014). Surface ripples of polymeric nanofibers under tension: the crucial role of Poisson’s ratio. Macromolecules, 47(18), 6503-6514. (* Contributed equally)
 Y. Li , M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2014). Endocytosis of PEGylated nanoparticles accompanied by structural and free energy changes of the grafted polyethylene glycol. Biomaterials, 35, 8467–8478.
 Y. Li, W. Stroberg, T.-R. Lee, H. Kim, H. Man, D. Ho, P. Decuzzi, and W.K. Liu (2014). Multiscale modeling and Uncertainty Quantification in nanoparticle based drug/gene delivery. Computational Mechanics, 53, 511-537.
 J. Moore*, Y. Li*, D. O’Connor, W. Stroberg, and W.K. Liu (2014). Advancements in multiresolution analysis. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 102 (3-4), 784-807. (* Contributed equally)
 Greene, M., Y. Li, W. Chen, and W.K. Liu (2014). The archetype-genome exemplar in molecular dynamics and continuum mechanics. Computational Mechanics, 53, 687–737.
 Y. Li, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2014). Dynamic structure of unentangled polymer chains in the vicinity of non-attractive nanoparticles. Soft Matter, 10, 1723–1737.
 Steenbakkers, R. J., C. Tzoumanekas, Y. Li, W.K. Liu, M. Kroger, and J. D. Schieber (2014). Primitive-path statistics of entangled polymers: Mapping multi-chain simulations onto singlechain mean-field models. New Journal of Physics, 16, 015027.
 Y. Li, B. C. Abberton, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2013). Challenges in Multiscale Modeling of Polymer Dynamics. Polymers, 5(2), 751-832.
 Y. Li, S. Tang, B. Abberton, M. Kroger, C. Burkhart, B. Jiang, G. Papakonstantopoulos, M. Poldneff, and W.K. Liu (2012). A Predictive Multiscale Computational Framework for Viscoelastic Properties of Linear Polymers. Polymer, 53(25), 5935-5952.
 Y. Li, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2012). Nanoparticle Effect on the Dynamics of Polymer Chains and Their Entanglement Network. Physical Review Letters, 109(11), 118001.
 Y. Li, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2012). Nanoparticle Geometrical Effect on Structure, Dynamics and Anisotropic Viscosity of Polyethylene Nanocomposites. Macromolecules, 45(4), 2099-2112.
 Y. Li, M. Kroger, and W.K. Liu (2011). Primitive chain network study on uncrosslinked and crosslinked cis-polyisoprene polymers. Polymer, 52(25), 5867-5878.
 Y. Li and M. Kroger (2012). A theoretical evaluation of the effects of carbon nanotube entanglement and bundling on the structural and mechanical properties of buckypaper. Carbon, 50(5),1793-1806.
 Y. Li and M. Kroger (2012). Computational study on entanglement length and pore size of carbon nanotube buckypaper. Applied Physics Letters, 100, 021907.
 Y. Li and M. Kroger (2012). Viscoelasticity of carbon nanotube buckypaper: zipping–unzipping mechanism and entanglement effects. Soft Matter, 8(30), 7822-7830.
 Y. Li (2011). Effect of nano inclusions on the structural and physical properties of polyethylene polymer matrix. Polymer, 52(10), 2310–2318.
 Y. Yin, Q. Fan, F. Yang, and Y. Li (2010). Super carbon nanotubes, fractal super tubes and fractal super fibres. Materials Science and Technology, 26(11), 1327–1331.
 Y. Yin, Y.Li, F. Yang, and Q. Fan (2010). Multiple-cell elements and regular multifractals. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 31(1), 55-65.
 Y.Li, Y. Yin, Q. Fan, and F. Yang (2010). From fractal to multifractal super fibres and wool fibres with exceptional mechanical properties. Materials Science and Technology, 26(11), 1323-1326.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, Y. Yin, F. Yang, and Q. Fan (2010). The elastic buckling of super-graphene and super-square carbon nanotube networks. Physics Letters A, 374(15), 1773-1778.
 Y.Li (2010). Twist-enhanced stretchability of graphene nanoribbons: a molecular dynamics study. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 43(49), 495405.
 Y. Yin, F. Yang, Y.Li, and Q. Fan (2009). Fractal geometry and topology abstracted from hair fibers. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 30(8), 983-990.
 Wang, X., Y.Li, and X. Meng (2009). An estimation method on failure stress of micro thickness Cu film-substrate structure. Science in China Series E: Technological Sciences, 52(8), 2210-2215.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, Y. Yin, F. Yang, and Q. Fan (2009). The specific heat of carbon nanotube networks and their potential applications. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 42(15), 155405.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, Y. Yin, F. Yang, and Q. Fan (2009). Equivalent elastic moduli of a zigzag single-walled carbon nanotube given by uniform radial deformation. Physics Letters A, 373(27), 2368-2373.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, F. Yang, Y. Yin, and Q. Fan (2009). Stretching-dominated deformation mechanism in a super square carbon nanotube network. Carbon, 47(3), 812-819.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, M. Wang, Y. Yin, F. Yang, and Q. Fan (2009). The invariabilities in the free vibrations of carbon nanotube networks with identical boundary conditions. EPL (Europhysics Letters), 88(2), 26006.
 Y.Li, X. Wang, and X. Meng (2008). Buckling behavior of metal film/substrate structure under pure bending. Applied Physics Letters, 92, 131902.
 Y.Li, X. Wang, and Q. Fan (2008). Effects of elastic anisotropy on the surface stability of thin film/substrate system. International Journal of Engineering Science, 46(12), 1325-1333.
 Y.Li and X. Wang (2008). Investigation on Characteristics of Structure and Simulation analysis for Dragonfly Wing Vein. Advanced Materials Research, 33, 785-788.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, F. Yang, X. Wang, Y. Yin, and Q. Fan (2008). Chirality independence in critical buckling forces of super carbon nanotubes. Solid State Communications, 148(1-2), 63-68.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, F. Yang, X. Wang, Y. Yin, and Q. Fan (2008). A comprehensive study on the mechanical properties of super carbon nanotubes. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41, 155423.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, F. Yang, X. Wang, and Y. Yin (2008). Ultra-high sensitivity of super carbon nanotube-based mass and strain sensors. Nanotechnology, 19, 165502.
 Y.Li, X. Qiu, F. Yang, X. Wang, and Y. Yin (2008). The effective modulus of super carbon nanotubes predicted by molecular structure mechanics. Nanotechnology, 19, 225701.
 F. Yang, X. Qiu, Y.Li, Y. Yin, and Q. Fan (2008). Specific heat of super carbon nanotube and its chirality independence. Physics Letters A, 372(46), 6960-6964.
 Wang, X., C. Yan, Y.Li, Y. Xue, X. Meng, and B. Wu (2008). SEM in-situ investigation on failure of nanometallic film/substrate structures under three-point bending loading. International journal of fracture, 151(2), 269-279.
 Wang, X., Y.Li, and Y. Shi (2008). Effects of sandwich microstructures on mechanical behaviors of dragonfly wing vein. Composites Science and Technology, 68(1), 186-192.
 Wang, X., L. Jin, Y.Li, and X. Guo (2008). Effect of equal channel angular extrusion process on deformation behaviors of Mg-3Al-Zn alloy. Materials Letters, 62(12-13), 1856-1858.
 Wang, X., J. Fan, B. Wu, and Y.Li (2008). Effects of Distance and Alignment Holes on Fatigue Crack Behaviors of Cast Magnesium Alloys. Advanced Materials Research, 33, 13-18.
 Tang, H., X. Wang, R. Zhao, and Y.Li (2008). Investigation on thermo-mechanical behaviors of artificial muscle films. Journal of Materials Science, 43(10), 3733-3737.