Yanling LI

Research engineer CNRS, HDR

Sorbonne University
4 Place Jussieu, 75252 Paris cedex 5
Tower 33-43, 5th floor
ERMMES Group
Phone: 33(0)1 44 27 30 33 (Bureau IPCM) ; 33(0)1 44 27 58 74 (MPBT)

Characterization of switchable coordination complexes and molecular magnetic materials by magnetometry and EPR spectroscopy; Numerical simulation of magnetic and EPR data.

Current research :

  • Switchable molecular materials
  • Piezo-chromic properties
  • Data processing with MathematicaTM
  • Magnetic and photomagnetic measurements
  • Numerical simulation of magnetic and EPR data

Selected recent results :

Molecular switches

Getting bistable under pressure

Pressure-induced conversion of a paramagnetic FeCo complex into a molecular magnetic switch with tuneable hysteresis

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, Li et al.
DOI 10.1002/anie.202008051

Caracterisation of a switchable cubic compound in frozen solution by AC magnetic measurements and X-band EPR spectroscopy

SQUID magnetometry
&
EPR spectroscopy

A new  {Fe4Co4} soluble switchable nanomagnet encapsulating Cs+: enhancing the stability and redox flexibility and tuning the photomagnetic effect

Dalton Trans. 2017, Jiménez et al.
DOI: 10.1039/C7DT02989F

Scientific career :

  • Studies at the Polytechnic University of Beijing
  • Thesis at the Charles Sadron Institute under the supervision of Dr. Jean Claude Galin.
  • Post-doctoral internship at the High Polymer Allocation School under the supervision of Dr. Guy Meyer.

Selected publications :

  1. Pressure-Induced Conversion of a Paramagnetic FeCo Complex into a Molecular Magnetic Switch with tuneable hysteresis, Y. Li, A. Benchohra, B. Xu, B. Baptiste, K. Béneut, P. Parisiades, L. Delbes, A. Soyer, K. Boukheddaden and R. Lescouëzec, Angewewandt Chemie International Edition 2020, DOI : 10.1002/ange.202008051
  2. On/Off Photoswitching in a Cyanide-Bridged {Fe2Co2} Magnetic Molecular Square, A. Mondal, Y. Li, M. Seuleiman, et al.J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 1653-1656
  3. The Neutral Complex K⊂{[FeII(Tp)(CN)3]4[CoIII(pzTp)]3[CoII(pzTp)]} : a Soluble Model of Photomagnetic Prussian Blue Analogues, D. Garnier, J. R. Jimenez, Y. Li, J. von Bardeleben, Y. Journaux, T. Augenstein, E. Moos, M. T. Gamer, F. Breher and R. Lescouëzec, Chem. Sci. 2016, DOI : 10.1039/C6SC01435F