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Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Alfred Deakin Professor And Chair In Nanotechnology

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

ian.chen@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 73243

Biography

Professor Chen is well-known and respected internationally for his work in nanomaterials and nanotechnology.  His invention of a ball-milling and annealing method for the mass production of nanotubes and nanowires has made a significant impact on the emerging nanotube industry.  The team he has put together is a world leader in nanomaterials production and commercialisation.  His current research is focused on  developing different synthetic methods (ball milling and annealing method, chemical/physical vapour deposition, and mechanical alloying) and new applications (energy storage in batteries, capacitors, solar cells and drug delivery) for a variety of nanomaterials including nanotubes (C and BN), nanosheets, nanowires, nanorods, nanoparticles, and nano thin films(graphene). Professor Chen is the Director of the Deakin node of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Functional Nanomaterials.

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Career highlights

2009-present: Chair in Nanotechnology, Institute for Technology Research and Innovation, Deakin University, Victoria
1993-2009: Associate Professor/Fellow, Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, the Australian National University, Canberra

Research interests

Professor Chen is the Node Head and Program leader of ARC Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials. His invention of the ball-milling and annealing method for the mass production of nanotubes and nanowires has made a significant impact on various applications. His current research interests include:

  • Nanomaterials synthesis using ball milling, high-temperature annealing, CVD and other methods
  • Structures and properties of nanotubes, nanosheets, nanowires, nanorods, nanoparticles and graphene
  • Boron nitride nanotubes for advanced composite, DUV light emission, and desalination applications
  • Energy storage in batteries, super-capacitors and solar cells
  • Bio and medical applications of nanomaterials

Affiliations

Chair in Nanotechnology
Institute for Frontier Materials
Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria 3216, Australia
Ph: 61 3 52273243; Fax: 61 3 52271103
E-mail: ian.chen@deakin.edu.au
http://www.deakin.edu.au/itri/coe-crc/arccfn.php

Knowledge areas

• Nanomaterials synthesis using ball milling, CVD, and PVD methods
• Structures and properties of nanotubes, nanowires, nanorods, nanoparticles and graphene
• Boron nitride nanotubes and nanosheets for advanced composite, DUV light emission, and desalination application
• Energy storage in batteries, super-capacitors and solar cells
• Bio and medical applications of nanomaterials

Research groups

http://www.deakin.edu.au/itri/coe-crc/arccfn.php

Projects

  • Nanomaterials for high-performance batteries and supercapacitors
  • Nanotubes and nanosheets from synthesis and applications
  • Advanced composite materials 
  • Solid-state chemistry and phase transformations
  • Two-dimensional nanomaterials 

Publications

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2016

Superior adsorption of pharmaceutical molecules by highly porous BN nanosheets

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Mr Alex Qin, Karel Klika, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 18, pp. 84-88, Physical chemistry chemical physics, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Advanced N-doped mesoporous molybdenum disulfide nanosheets and the enhanced lithium-ion storage performance

Mr Alex Qin, Dr Weiwei Lei, Dr Dan Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 4, pp. 1440-1445, Journal of materials chemistry a, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Quantitative secondary electron imaging for work function extraction at atomic level and layer identification of graphene

Yangbo Zhou, Daniel Fox, Pierce Maguire, Robert O`Connell, Robert Masters, Cornelia Rodenburg, Hanchun Wu, Maurizio Dapor, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Hongzhou Zhang

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-8, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1

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Atomically thin boron nitride: unique properties and applications

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 26, pp. 2594-2608, Advanced functional materials, Londond, Eng., C1

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Identification and topographical characterisation of microbial nanowires in Nostoc punctiforme

Sandeep Sure, Dr Angel Torriero, Aditya Gaur, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Chandrakant Tripathi, Dr Alok Adholeya, Prof Leigh Ackland, Dr Mandira Kochar

(2016), Vol. 109, pp. 475-480, Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek, Cham, Switzerland, C1

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Boron nitride nanosheet-veiled gold nanoparticles for surface-enhanced raman scattering

Mr Qiran Cai, Mr Srikanth Mateti, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Shaoming Huang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Luhua Li

(2016), Vol. 8, pp. 15630-15636, ACS applied materials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

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Lithium-ion capacitors with 2D Nb2CTx (MXene) - carbon nanotube electrodes

Ayeong Byeon, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Babak Anasori, Patrick Urbankowski, Jingwen Li, Bryan Byles, Brian Blake, Katherine Van Aken, Sankalp Kota, Ekaterina Pomerantseva, Jae Lee, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Yury Gogotsi

(2016), Vol. 326, pp. 686-694, Journal of power sources, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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In situ prepared V2O5/graphene hybrid as a superior cathode material for lithium-ion batteries

Mr Srikanth Mateti, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Luhua Li, Mr Qiran Cai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 35287-35294, RSC advances, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Tin-based composite anodes for potassium-ion batteries

Mrs Irin Sultana, Mr Thrinath Ramireddy, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2016), Vol. 52, pp. 9279-9282, Chemical communications, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Boron nitride nanosheets improve sensitivity and reusability of surface-enhanced raman spectroscopy

Mr Qiran Cai, Mr Srikanth Mateti, Dr Wenrong Yang, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Shaoming Huang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Luhua Li

(2016), Vol. 55, pp. 8405-8409, Angewandte chemie international edition, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Subnanometer molybdenum sulfide on carbon nanotubes as a highly active and stable electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction

Ping Li, Zhi Yang, Juanxia Shen, Huagui Nie, Mr Qiran Cai, Dr Luhua Li, Mengzhan Ge, Cancan Gu, Xian Chen, Keqin Yang, Lijie Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2016), Vol. 8, pp. 3543-3550, ACS applied materials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

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Boron nitride nanotube films: preparation, properties, and implications for biology applications

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), pp. 165-181, Boron nitride nanotubes in nanomedicine : a volume in micro and nano technologies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, B1

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Molecule-induced conformational change in boron nitride nanosheets with enhanced surface adsorption

Mr Qiran Cai, A/Prof Aijun Du, Guoping Gao, Mr Srikanth Mateti, Bruce Cowie, Dong Qian, Shuang Zhang, Yuerui Lu, Lan Fu, Takashi Taniguchi, Shaoming Huang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Rodney Ruoff, Dr Luhua Li

(2016), Vol. 26, pp. 8202-8210, Advanced functional materials, Weinheim, Germany, C1

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High electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution activity of an anomalous ruthenium catalyst

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 138, pp. 16174-16181, Journal of the American chemical society, Washington, D.C., C1

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A lightweight multifunctional interlayer of sulfur-nitrogen dual-doped graphene for ultrafast, long-life lithium-sulfur batteries

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2016), Vol. 4, pp. 15343-15352, Journal of materials chemistry a, London, Eng., C1

journal
2015

High N-content holey few-layered graphene electrocatalysts: Scalable solvent-less production

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, David Portehault, Mr Alex Qin, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1682-1687, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, , C1

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Superhydrophobic and Superoleophilic Porous Boron Nitride Nanosheet/Polyvinylidene Fluoride Composite Material for Oil-Polluted Water Cleanup

Yuanlie Yu, Hua Chen, Yun Liu, Craig Vincent, Chunming Wang, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. -, Advanced Materials Interfaces, , C1

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Enhanced lithium storage in ZnFe2O4-C nanocomposite produced by a low-energy ball milling

Rahul M Thankachan, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Mrs Irin Sultana, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Prof Sabu Thomas, Nandakumar Kalarikka, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 282, pp. 462-470, Journal of power sources, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes from well-defined POSS nanoclusters structure

Yunyun Liu, Yali Hu, Mr Qiran Cai, Xiangju Xu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-7, Nano, Singapore, C1

journal

Scalable production of wrinkled and few-layered graphene sheets and their use for oil and organic solvent absorption

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 6913-6918, Physical chemistry chemical physics, London, Eng., C1

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Highly crumpled boron nitride nanosheets as adsorbents: scalable solvent-less production

Dr Weiwei Lei, Dr Dan Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials interfaces, London, Eng., C1

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Titanium dioxide nanotube films for electrochemical supercapacitors: Biocompatibility and operation in an electrolyte based on a physiological fluid

Mr Mengqi Zhou, Alexay M Glushenkov, Ms Olga Kartachova, Dr Yuncang Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 162, pp. A5065-A5069, Journal of the electrochemical society, New York, N.Y, C1

journal

Inquisition of Microcystis aeruginosa and Synechocystis nanowires: characterization and modelling

Sandeep Sure, Dr Angel Torriero, Aditya Gaur, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Chandrakant Tripathi, Alok Adholeya, Prof Leigh Ackland, Mandira Kochar

(2015), Vol. 108, pp. 1213-1225, Antonie van Leeuwenhoek: international journal of general and molecular microbiology, New York, N.Y., C1

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Understanding structure-function relationship in hybrid Co3O4-Fe2O3/C lithium-ion battery electrodes

Mrs Irin Sultana, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Neeraj Sharma, Mr Debasis Poddar, Abbas Khalid, Hongzhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 20736-20744, ACS applied materials and interfaces, Washington, DC., C1

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Multifunctional polymer/porous boron nitride nanosheet membranes for superior trapping emulsified oils and organic molecules

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Li He, Dr Weiwei Lei, Karel Klika, Prof Lingxue Kong, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials interfaces, London, Eng., C1

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Self-assembled V2O5 interconnected microspheres produced in a fish-water electrolyte medium as a high-performance lithium-ion-battery cathode

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Abu Sadek, Mrs Irin Sultana, Mr Srikanth Mateti, Xiujuan J Dai, Matthew Field, Prof Dougal McCulloch, Mr Sri Balaji Ponraj, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 8, pp. 3591-3603, Nano research, New York, N.Y., C1

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Synthesis of an indium oxide nanoparticle embedded graphene three-dimensional architecture for enhanced lithium-ion storage

Mr Alex Qin, Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 18238-18243, Journal of materials chemistry a, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Boron nitride colloidal solutions, ultralight aerogels and freestanding membranes through one-step exfoliation and functionalization

Dr Weiwei Lei, Vadym Mochalin, Dr Dan Liu, Mr Alex Qin, Prof Yury Gogotsi, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 1-8, Nature communications, London, Eng., C1

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Plasma functionalization of nanotubes

Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Luhua Li, Xiujuan J Dai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Xungai Wang

(2015), pp. 465-492, Nanotubes and Nanosheets: functionalization and applications of boron nitride and other nanomaterials, Boca Raton, Fla., B1

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Nanopatterning and electrical tuning of MoS2 layers with a subnanometer helium ion beam

Daniel Fox, Yangbo Zhou, Pierce Maguire, Arlene O`Neill, Cormac O`Coileain, Riley Gatensby, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Tao Tao, Georg Duesberg, Igor Shvets, Mohamed Abid, Mourad Abid, Han-Chun Wu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Jonathan Coleman, John Donegan, Hongzhou Zhang

(2015), Vol. 15, pp. 5307-5313, Nano letters, Washington, D. C., C1

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Hydrangea-like multi-scale carbon hollow submicron spheres with hierarchical pores for high performance supercapacitor electrodes

Daying Guo, Xian Chen, Zhipeng Fang, Yufeng He, Cong Zheng, Zhi Yang, Keqin Yang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2015), Vol. 176, pp. 207-214, Electrochimica acta, Oxford, Eng., C1

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Single layer lead iodide : computational exploration of structural, electronic and optical properties, strain induced band modulation and the role of spin-orbital-coupling

Mei Zhou, Prof Wenhui Duan, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, A/Prof Aijun Du

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 15168-15174, Nanoscale, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Phosphorus-carbon nanocomposite anodes for lithium-ion and sodium-ion batteries

Mr Thrinath Ramireddy, Mr Tan Xing, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Quentin Dutercq, Mr Daniel Gunzelmann

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 5572-5584, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Lithium storage in disordered graphitic materials: a semi-quantitative study of the relationship between structure disordering and capacity.

Mr Tan Xing, Mr Thrinath Ramireddy, Dr Luhua Li, Mr Daniel Gunzelmann, Hong Zeng, Wen Qi, Shaoxiong Zhou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 5084-5089, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, England, C1

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Ex situ electrochemical sodiation/desodiation observation of Co₃O₄ anchored carbon nanotubes: a high performance sodium-ion battery anode produced by pulsed plasma in a liquid

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Mrs Irin Sultana, Mr Zhiqiang Chen, Mr Srikanth Mateti, Dr Luhua Li, Dr Jane Dai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 13088-13095, Nanoscale, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal
2014

Non-covalent surface modification of boron nitride nanotubes for enhanced catalysis

Mr RUNQING LI, Jingquan Liu, Dr Luhua Li, Hongbin Wang, Mr ZIQING WENG, Dr Simon Lam, A/Prof Aijun Du, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Colin Barrow, Dr Wenrong Yang

(2014), Vol. 50, pp. 225-227, Chemical communications, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Electrochemical investigation of sodium reactivity with nanostructured Co3O4 for sodium-ion batteries

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 50, pp. 5057-5060, Chemical communications, London, England, C1

journal

Stable anode performance of an Sb–carbon nanocomposite in lithium-ion batteries and the effect of ball milling mode in the course of its preparation

Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Mr Tan Xing, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 4282-4291, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, London, England, C1

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Mechanical property and structure of covalent functionalised graphene / epoxy nanocomposites

Dr Minoo Naebe, Dr Jing Wang, Dr Abbas Amini, Dr Hamid Khayyam, Dr Nishar Hameed, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Bronwyn Fox

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-7, Scientific reports, London, England, C1

journal

Fabrication of boron nitride nanotube-gold nanoparticle hybrids using pulsed plasma in liquid

Mr Sri Balaji Ponraj, Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Luhua Li, Jayanth Suryanarayanan Shankaranarayanan, Mrs Gayathri Devi Rajmohan, A/Prof Johan du Plessis, Prof Andrew Sinclair, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Xungai Wang, Prof Jagat Kanwar, Dr Jane Dai

(2014), Vol. 30, pp. 10712-10720, Langmuir, Washington, DC, C1

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Boron nitride nanosheets for metal protection

Dr Li He, Mr Tan Xing, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Rob Jones

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials interfaces, England, London, C1

journal

Advancement in liquid exfoliation of graphite through simultaneously oxidizing and ultrasonicating

Ge Shi, Andrew Michelmore, Jian Jin, Lu Hua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, A/Prof Lianzhou Wang, Hua Yu, Prof Gordon George Wallace, Sanjeev Gambhir, Shenmin Zhu, Pejman Hojati-Talemi, Jun Ma

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 20382-20392, Journal of materials Chemistry A, Cambridge, England, C1

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Electric contributions to magnetic force microscopy response from graphene and MoS2 nanosheets

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 116, pp. 2-7, Journal of Applied Physics, College Park, MD, C1

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Observation of active sites for oxygen reduction reaction on nitrogen-doped multilayer graphene

Mr Tan Xing, Yao Zheng, Lu Hua Li, Bruce Cowie, Mr Daniel Gunzelmann, Shi Zhang Qiao, Shaoming Huang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 8, pp. 6856-6862, ACS Nano, Washington DC, C1

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Hydrogen evolution by a metal-free electrocatalyst

Yao Zheng, Yan Jiao, Yihan Zhu, Dr Luhua Li, Yu Han, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, A/Prof Aijun Du, Mietek Jaroniec, Shi Zhang Qiao

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 1-22, Nature communications, London, England, C1

journal

Excellent electrochemical performance of LiFe0.4Mn0.6PO4 microspheres produced using a double carbon coating process

Yong Ping Huang, Dr Tao Tao, Zheng Chen, Wei Han, Ying Wu, Chunjiang Kuang, Shaoxiong Zhoua, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 18831-18837, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Cambridge, United Kingdom, C1

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Evolution of the electrochemical capacitance of transition metal oxynitrides with time: the effect of ageing and passivation

Ms Olga Kartachova, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Robert Jones, Yanhui Chen, Hongzhou Zhang, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 12940-12951, Journal of materials chemistry A, London, Eng., C1

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Preparation of composite electrodes with carbon nanotubes for lithium-ion batteries by low-energy ball milling

Dr Tao Tao, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Dr Jaka Sunarso, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 36649-36655, RSC Advances, Cambridge, England, C1

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Sulfur-impregnated, sandwich-type, hybrid carbon nanosheets with hierarchical porous structure for high-performance lithium-sulfur batteries

Xian Chen, Zhubing Xiao, Xutao Ning, Zheng Liu, Zhiyong Yang, Chao Zou, Shun Wang, Xiaohua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-8, Advanced energy materials, Weinheim, Germany, C1

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Pd embedded in porous carbon (Pd@CMK-3) as an active catalyst for Suzuki reactions: accelerating mass transfer to enhance the reaction rate

Zhencai Wang, Wei Chen, Zhenliang Han, Jie Zhu, Na Lu, Yun Yang, Dekun Ma, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2014), Vol. 7, pp. 1254-1262, Nano research, Berlin , Germany, C1

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Optimization of milling parameters on the synthesis of stearic acid coated CaCO3 nanoparticles

Ms Deepika Deepika, Dr Samik Kumar Hait, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 273-282, Journal of coatings technology research, New York, NY, C1

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Superhydrophobic and Superoleophilic Boron Nitride Nanotube-Coated Stainless Steel Meshes for Oil and Water Separation

Yuanlie Yu, Mr Hua Chen, Yun Liu, Craig Vincent, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 1-5, Advanced Materials Interfaces, London, Eng., C1

journal

Porous carbon nanotube/polyvinylidene fluoride composite material: Superhydrophobicity/superoleophilicity and tunability of electrical conductivity

Yuanlie Yu, Mr Hua Chen, Yun Liu, Craig Vincent, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Antonio Tricoli

(2014), Vol. 55, pp. 5616-5622, Polymer (United Kingdom), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Toward design of synergistically active carbon-based catalysts for electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution

Yao Zheng, Yan Jiao, Dr Luhua Li, Mr Tan Xing, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Mietek Jaroniec, Shi Zhang Qiao

(2014), Vol. 8, pp. 5290-5296, ACS Nano, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Strong oxidation resistance of atomically thin boron nitride nanosheets

Dr Luhua Li, Jiri Cervenka, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 8, pp. 1457-1462, ACS Nano, Washington, D.C., C1

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Electrochemical performance of LiFe1-xMnxPO4/C materials prepared by ball milling

Y.P. Huang, Z Chen, Y Wu, Chunjiang Kuang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoxiong Zhou

(2014), Vol. 18, pp. 46-49, Maney Publishing, Leeds, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Effect of different carbon-coating ways on the microstructure and electrochemical performance of LiFePO4/C cathodes

Yongping Huang, Zhen Chen, Dongwei Yan, Jianmin Wu, Ying Wu, Chunjiang Kuang, Shaoxiong Zhou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Wei Han

(2014), Vol. 77, pp. 527-533, Chemistry Bulletin / Huaxue Tongbao, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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Large-scale production of h-In2O3/carbon nanocomposites with enhanced lithium storage properties

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Mr Alex Qin, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 135, pp. 128-132, Electrochimica Acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Oxygen-doped boron nitride nanosheets with excellent performance in hydrogen storage

Dr Weiwei Lei, Hui Zhang, Ying Wu, Bao Zhang, Dr Dan Liu, Mr Alex Qin, Zongwen Liu, Limin Liu, Yanming Ma, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 6, pp. 219-224, Nano Energy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Temperature-dependent Raman spectra of bamboo-like boron nitride nanotubes

Jian Lu, Liaoxin Sun, Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Xuechen Shen, Zhanghai Chen

(2014), Vol. 7, pp. 1-4, Applied Physics Express, Tokyo, Japan, C1

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Lithium ferrite (Li0.5Fe2.5O4) nanoparticles as anodes for lithium ion batteries

Hong Zeng, Dr Tao Tao, Ying Wu, Wen Qi, Chunjiang Kuang, Shaoxiong Zhou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 23145-23148, RSC Advances, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Supplementing cold plasma with heat enables doping and nano-structuring of metal oxides

Rubin de Celis, Mr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Tao Tao, Prof Dougal McCulloch, Matthew Field, Dr Peter Lamb, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Jane Dai

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 897-902, Plasma processes and polymers, London, Eng., C1

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High-efficient production of boron nitride nanosheets via an optimized ball milling process for lubrication in oil

Ms Deepika Deepika, Dr Luhua Li, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Samik Kumar Hait, Prof Peter Hodgson, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-6, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1

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In-situ and tunable nitrogen-doping of MoS2 nanosheets.

Mr Alex Qin, Dr Weiwei Lei, Dr Dan Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-5, Scientific Reports, London, Eng., C1

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Sulfur-doped porous reduced graphene oxide hollow nanosphere frameworks as metal-free electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction and as supercapacitor electrode materials.

Xian Chen, Xiaohua Chen, Xin Xu, Zhi Yang, Zheng Liu, Lijie Zhang, Xiangju Xu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Shaoming Huang

(2014), Vol. 6, pp. 13740-13747, Nanoscale, London, Eng., C1

journal

Template-free synthesis of functional 3D BN architecture for removal of dyes from water.

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Mr Alex Qin, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 4453-, Scientific Reports, England, C1

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Dielectric screening in atomically thin boron nitride nanosheets

Dr Luhua Li, Elton Santos, Mr Tan Xing, Emmanuele Cappelluti, Rafael Roldan, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 218-223, Nano Letters, Washinton, D. C., C1

journal

Carbon coated Na7Fe7(PO4)6F3: A novel intercalation cathode for sodium-ion batteries

Mr Thrinath Ramireddy, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Neeraj Sharma, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 271, pp. 497-503, Journal of power sources, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Study on the influence of li-grease EP and AW performance by exfoliated MoS2 nanosheet additive

Ms Deepika Deepika, Dr Samik Kumar Hait, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2014), Vol. 20, pp. 1387-1395, Advanced science letters, Valencia, Calif., C1-1

journal
2013

Bi-functional water/oxygen electrocatalyst based on PdO-RuO2 composites

Dr Jaka Sunarso, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Angel Torriero, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane, Prof Maria Forsyth

(2013), Vol. 160, pp. H74-H79, Journal of the electrochemical society, Pennington, N. J., C1

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Atomically thin boron nitride nanodisks

Dr Luhua Li, Ling Li, Dr Jane Dai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 106, pp. 409-412, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Expanding the applications of the ilmenite mineral to the preparation of nanostructures : TiO2 nanorods and their photocatalytic properties in the degradation of oxalic acid

Dr Tao Tao, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dan Zhou, Hongzhou Zhang, Sanly Liu, Rose Amal, Neeraj Sharma, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2013), Vol. 19, pp. 1091-1096, Chemistry : a European journal, London, England, C1

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High-quality boron nitride nanoribbons - unzipping during nanotube synthesis

Ling Li, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Jane Dai, Dr Peter Lamb, Bing-Ming Cheng, Meng-Yeh Lin, Xiaowei Liu

(2013), Vol. 125, pp. 4306-4310, Angewandte chemie, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal

Preparation and evaluation of hydrophobically modified core shell calcium carbonate structure by different capping agents

Ms Deepika Deepika, Dr Samik Kumar Hait, J. Christopher, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Peter Hodgson, D.K. Tuli

(2013), Vol. 235, pp. 581-589, Powder technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Boron nitride nanotube reinforced polyurethane composites

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Zbigniew H. Stachurski

(2013), Vol. 23, pp. 170-173, Progress in natural science : Materials International, Beijing, China, C1

journal

Humidity sensing properties of single Au-decorated boron nitride nanotubes

Yuanlie Yu, Mr Hua Chen, Yun Liu, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 30, pp. 29-33, Electrochemistry communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Vibronic fine structure in high-resolution x-ray absorption spectra from ion-bombarded boron nitride nanotubes

Mladen Petravic, Robert Peter, Marijana Varasanec, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Bruce Cowie

(2013), Vol. 31, pp. 1-5, Journal of vacuum science and technology A, New York, N. Y., C1

journal

Disorder in ball-milled graphite revealed by Raman spectroscopy

Mr Tan Xing, Dr Luhua Li, Liting Hou, Xiaoping Hu, Shaoxiong Zhou, Robert Peter, Mladen Petravic, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 57, pp. 515-519, Carbon, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Nanoporous transition metal oxynitrides as catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Ms Olga Kartachova, Dr Angel Torriero, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Daniel Fabijanic, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Sylvie Poissonnet, Prof Maria Forsyth

(2013), Vol. 103, pp. 151-160, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Bimetallic molybdenum tungsten oxynitride : structure and electrochemical properties

Ms Olga Kartachova, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Yanhui Chen, Hongzhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 1, pp. 7889-7895, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Enhanced lithium storage in Fe2O3-SnO2-C nanocomposite anode with a breathable structure

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Dr Tao Tao, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 5, pp. 4910-4916, Nanoscale, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Crystal phase engineered quantum wells in ZnO nanowires

V Khranovskyy, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, A Khalid, Hongzhou Zhang, L Hultman, B Monemar, R Yakimova

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 1-7, Nanotechnology, Bristol, England, C1

journal

Large-scale synthesis of hexagonal corundum-type In2O 3 by ball milling with enhanced lithium storage capabilities

Dr Dan Liu, Dr Weiwei Lei, Mr Alex Qin, Liting Hou, Zongwen Liu, Qiliang Cui, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 1, pp. 5274-5278, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Charge-controlled switchable CO2 capture on boron nitride nanomaterials

Qiao Sun, Zhen Li, Debra J. Searles, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Gaoping (Max) Luo, A/Prof Aijun Du

(2013), Vol. 135, pp. 8246-8253, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Direct synthesis of rutile TiO2 nanorods with improved electrochemical lithium ion storage properties

Dr Tao Tao, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 98, pp. 112-115, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Boron nitride nanotubes reinforced aluminum composites prepared by spark plasma sintering : microstructure, mechanical properties and deformation behavior

Debrupa Lahiri, Ali Hadjikhani, Cheng Zhang, Mr Tan Xing, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Arvind Agarwal

(2013), Vol. 574, pp. 149-156, Materials science and engineering A, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

High yield BNNTs synthesis by promotion effect of milling-assisted precursor

Ling Li, Xiaowei Liu, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 110, pp. 256-259, Microelectronic engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Porous boron nitride nanosheets for effective water cleaning

Dr Weiwei Lei, David Portehault, Dr Dan Liu, Mr Alex Qin, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 4, pp. 1-7, Nature communications, London, England, C1

journal

Synthesis of single-crystal nanoparticles of indium oxide by 'urea glass' method and their electrochemical properties

Mr Alex Qin, Dr Weiwei Lei, Dr Dan Liu, Dr Peter Lamb, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 91, pp. 5-8, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Ball milling : a green mechanochemical approach for synthesis of nitrogen doped carbon nanoparticles

Mr Tan Xing, Dr Jaka Sunarso, Dr Wenrong Yang, Dr Yongbai Yin, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Luhua Li, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 5, pp. 7970-7976, Nanoscale, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Large scale boron carbon nitride nanosheets with enhanced lithium storage capabilities

Dr Weiwei Lei, Mr Alex Qin, Dr Dan Liu, David Portehault, Zongwen Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 49, pp. 352-354, Chemical communications, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Synthesis of high density boron nitride nanotube film

Xiaowei Liu, Ling Li, Dr Jane Dai, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 562-565, pp. 926-929, Key engineering materials, Stafa-Zurich, Switzerland, C1

journal

Self-assembly of core-satellite gold nanoparticles for colorimetric detection of copper ions

Mr ZIQING WENG, Hongbin Wang, Dr Pimm Vongsvivut, Mr RUNQING LI, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Asst/Prof Jin He, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Colin Barrow, Dr Wenrong Yang

(2013), Vol. 803, pp. 128-134, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Electrochemical reactivity of ilmenite FeTiO3, its nanostructures and oxide-carbon nanocomposites with lithium

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 108, pp. 127-134, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A vein-like nanoporous network of Nb2O5 with a higher lithium intercalation discharge cut-off voltage

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Rozina Abdul Rani, Dr Abu Sadek, Ahmad Sabirin Zoolfakar, Matthew Field, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Kourosh Kalantar-zadeh, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 1, pp. 11019-11025, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Surface wetting processing on BNNT films by selective plasma modes

Ling Li, Xiaowei Liu, Dr Jane Dai, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 58, pp. 3403-3408, Chinese science bulletin, Beijing, China, C1

journal

Clusters of α-LiFeO2 nanoparticles incorporated into multi-walled carbon nanotubes: a lithium-ion battery cathode with enhanced lithium storage properties

Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Jane Dai, Thrinathreddy Ramireddy, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2013), Vol. 15, pp. 20371-20378, Physical chemistry chemical physics, United Kingdom, C1

journal
2012

Practical amine functionalization of multi-walled carbon nanotubes for effective interfacial bonding

Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Jane Dai, Dr Peter Lamb, Mr David Rubin De Celis Leal, Prof Bronwyn Fox, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, A/Prof Johan du Plessis, Matthew Field, Prof Xungai Wang

(2012), Vol. 9, pp. 733-741, Plasma processes and polymers, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal

Photoluminescence of boron nitride nanosheets exfoliated by ball milling

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Bing-Ming Cheng, Meng-Yeh Lin, Sheng-Long Chou, Yu-Chain Peng

(2012), Vol. 100, pp. 1-4, Applied physics letters, College Park, Md., C1

journal

Controlling wettability of boron nitride nanotube films and improved cell proliferation

Ling Li, Dr Luhua Li, Miss Sugeetha Ramakrishnan, Dr Jane Dai, Prof Kevin Nicholas, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Xiaowei Liu

(2012), Vol. 116, pp. 18334-18339, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D. C., C1

journal

High-resolution x-ray absorption studies of core excitons in hexagonal boron nitride

Dr Luhua Li, Mladen Petravic, Bruce Cowie, Mr Tan Xing, R. Peter, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Chen Si, Prof Wenhui Duan

(2012), Vol. 101, pp. 1-4, Applied physics letters, College Park, Md., C1

journal

Preparation and potential application of boron nitride nanocups

Yuanlie Yu, Mr Hua Chen, Yun Liu, Tim White, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2012), Vol. 80, pp. 148-151, Materials letters, Netherlands, C1

journal

Insight into reactions and interface between boron nitride nanotube and aluminium

Debrupa Lahiri, Virendra Singh, Dr Luhua Li, Mr Tan Xing, Sudipta Seal, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Arvind Agarwal

(2012), Vol. 27, pp. 2760-2770, Journal of materials research, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

TiO2 nanoparticles prepared by hydrochloric acid leaching of mechanically activated and carbothermic reduced ilmenite

Dr Tao Tao, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, Zhou-Ian Yin, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 1232-1238, Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

MoO3 nanoparticles distributed uniformly in carbon matrix for supercapacitor applications

Dr Tao Tao, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2012), Vol. 66, pp. 102-105, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Electrochemical capacitance of mesoporous tungsten oxynitride in aqueous electrolytes

Ms Olga Kartachova, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Yanhui Chen, Hongzhou Zhang, Dr Jane Dai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2012), Vol. 220, pp. 298-305, Journal of power sources, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

journal

Mechanically activated catalyst mixing for high-yield boron nitride nanotube growth

Ling Li, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Jane Dai, Mr Tan Xing, Mladen Petravic, Xiaowei Liu

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 1-8, Nanoscale research letters, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal
2011

Ilmenite FeTiO3 nanoflowers and their pseudocapacitance

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Hongwei Liu, Zongwen Liu, Dr Jane Dai, Mr Hua Chen, Prof Simon Ringer, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2011), Vol. 115, pp. 17297-17302, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington, D. C., C1

journal

Controlled surface modification of boron nitride nanotubes

Dr Jane Dai, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Zhiqiang Chen, Dr Peter Lamb, Dr Luhua Li, A/Prof Johan du Plessis, Dr Dougal Mc Culloch, Prof Xungai Wang

(2011), Vol. 22, pp. 1-7, Nanotechnology, Bristol, U. K., C1

journal

Large-scale mechanical peeling of boron nitride nanosheets by low-energy ball milling

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Gavin Behan, Hongzhou Zhang, M. Petravic, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2011), Vol. 21, pp. 11862-11866, Journal of materials chemistry, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

MoO3 nanoparticles dispersed uniformly in carbon matrix : a high capacity composite anode for Li-ion batteries

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Chaofeng Zhang, Hongzhou Zhang, Dan Zhou, Dr Zai Guo, Prof Hua Liu, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2011), Vol. 21, pp. 9350-9355, Journal of materials chemistry, Cambridge, U. K., C1

journal

Porous TiO2 with a controllable bimodal pore size distribution from natural ilmenite

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, Dan Zhou, Hongzhou Zhang, Markus Boese, Sanly Liu, Rose Amal, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2011), Vol. 13, pp. 1322-1327, CrystEngComm, Cambridge, U. K., C1

journal

Tree-like SnO2 nanowires and optical properties

Dr Tao Tao, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2011), Vol. 126, pp. 128-132, Materials chemistry and physics, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

journal

Nanorods of vanadium compounds: synthesis, characterisation, and application in electrochemical energy storage

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Mohd Faiz Hassan, Denisa Hulicova-Jurcakova, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2011), pp. 151-187, Nanotechnology in Australia : showcase of early career research, Singapore, B1

chapter
2010

Cathodoluminescence of boron nitride nanotubes doped by ytterbium

Mr Hua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Yun Liu

(2010), Vol. 504, pp. S353-S355, Journal of alloys and compounds, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Direct observation of defects in hexagonal boron nitride by near-edge X-ray absorption fine structure and X-ray photo emission spectroscopy

M. Petravic, R. Peter, L-J Fan, Y-W Yang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 619, pp. 94-97, Nuclear instruments and methods in physics research section A, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Decoration of nitrogen vacancies by oxygen atoms in boron nitride nanotubes

M. Petravic, R. Peter, Ivna Kavre, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, L-J Fan, Y-W Yang

(2010), Vol. 12, pp. 15349-15353, Physical chemistry chemical physics, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

One-dimensional growth of TiO2 nanorods from ilmenite sands

Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 504, pp. 364-367, Journal of alloys and compounds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Superhydrophobic properties of nonaligned boron nitride nanotube films

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 5135-5140, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Boron nitride nanotube films grown from boron ink painting

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2010), Vol. 20, pp. 9679-9683, Journal of materials chemistry, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Ball milled SnO2 : a modified vapor source for growing nanostructures

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Huiping Hu, Qiyuan Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 504, pp. S315-S318, Journal of alloys and compounds, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Growth of V2O5 nanorods from ball-milled powders and their performance in cathodes and anodes of lithium-ion batteries

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Mohd Faiz Hassan, Vladimir I. Stukachev, Dr Zai Guo, Prof Hua Liu, Gennady G. Kuvshinov, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 14, pp. 1841-1846, Journal of solid state electrochemistry, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal

Single deep ultraviolet light emission from boron nitride nanotube film

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Meng-Yeh Lin, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Bing-Ming Cheng, Jun Yu

(2010), Vol. 97, pp. 1-3, Applied physics letters, St Louis, Mo., C1

journal

Air-assisted growth of tin dioxide nanoribbons

Dr Tao Tao, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Qi Y. Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 5015-5019, Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, Valencia, Calif., C1

journal

Structure and capacitive properties of porous nanocrystalline VN produced by NH3 reduction of V2O5

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Denisa Hulicova-Jurcakova, David Llewellyn, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2010), Vol. 22, pp. 914-921, Chemistry of materials, Washington D.C., C1

journal

Synthesis of boron nitride nanotubes by boron ink annealing

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2010), Vol. 21, pp. 1-5, Nanotechnology, Bristol, England, C1

journal
2009

C-BN single-walled nanotubes from hybrid connection of BN/C nanoribbons : prediction by ab initio density functional calculations

A/Prof Aijun Du, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Zhonghua Zhu, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Sean C. Smith

(2009), Vol. 131, pp. 1682-1683, Journal of the American chemical society, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Direct observation of defect levels in hexagonal BN by soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy

A. Bozanic, M. Petravic, L-J Fan, Y-W Yang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2009), Vol. 472, pp. 190-193, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Narrowed bandgaps and stronger excitonic effects from small boron nitride nanotubes

Jun Yu, Dehong P. Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Meng-Yeh Lin, Bing-Ming Cheng, Jia Li, Prof Wenhui Duan

(2009), Vol. 476, pp. 240-243, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Dispersion of boron nitride nanotubes in aqueous solution with the help of ionic surfactants

J. Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Bing-Ming Cheng

(2009), Vol. 149, pp. 763-766, Solid state communications, Kidlington, England, C1

journal

Half metallicity in a zigzag double-walled nanotube nanodot : an ab initio prediction

A/Prof Aijun Du, Zhonghua Zhu, Chengzhung Sun, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Sean C. Smith

(2009), Vol. 468, pp. 257-259, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Dots versus antidots : computational exploration of structure, magnetism, and half-metallicity in boron-nitride nanostructures

A/Prof Aijun Du, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Zhonghua Zhu, Rose Amal, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Sean C. Smith

(2009), Vol. 131, pp. 17354-17359, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Formation of defects in boron nitride by low energy ion bombardment

R. Peter, A. Bozanic, M. Petravic, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, L-J Fan, Y-W Yang

(2009), Vol. 106, pp. -, Journal of applied physics, New York, N. Y., C1

journal

Magnetism of C adatoms on BN nanostructures : implications for functional nanodevices

Jia Li, Gang Zhou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Bing-Lin Gu, Prof Wenhui Duan

(2009), Vol. 131, pp. 1796-1801, Journal of the american chemical society, Washington, DC, C1-1

journal

Boron nitride nanotubes : a novel vector for targeted magnetic drug delivery

Gianni Ciofani, Vittoria Raffa, Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Yosuke Obata, Shinji Takeoka, Arianna Menciassi, Alfred Cuschieri

(2009), Vol. 5, pp. 33-38, Current nanoscience, Bussum, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Titanium oxide nanorods extracted from ilmenite sands

Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

(2009), Vol. 9, pp. 1240-1244, Cystal growth & design, Washington, DC, C1-1

journal
2008

Natural rubber nanocomposite reinforced with nano silica

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Zheng Peng, Prof Lingxue Kong, Mao Fang Huang, Mr Puwang Li

(2008), Vol. 48, pp. 1674-1677, Polymer engineering and science, Stamford, Conn., C1

journal

Latex-based nanocomposites

Prof Lingxue Kong, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Zheng Peng, Mr Puwang Li

(2008), pp. 83-104, Progress in polymer nanocomposite research, Hauppauge, N.Y., B1

chapter

Fluorination-induced magnetism in boron nitride nanotubes from ab initio calculations

Feng Li, Zhonghua Zhu, Xiangdong Yao, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Mingwen Zhao, Yueyuan Xia, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2008), Vol. 92, pp. 102515-, Applied physics letters, New York, N. Y., C1-1

journal

Reactive ball milling to produce nanocrystalline ZnO

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Hong Zhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2008), Vol. 62, pp. 4047-4049, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

A novel approach for real mass transformation from V2O5 particles to nanorods

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Vladimir I. Stukachev, Mohd Faiz Hassan, Gennady G. Kuvshinov, Prof Hua Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2008), Vol. 8, pp. 3661-3665, Crystal growth & design, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Unusual corrugated nanowires of zinc oxide

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Hong Zhou Zhang, Jin Zou, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2008), Vol. 310, pp. 3139-3143, Journal of crystal growth, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Anomalous evaporation behavior of ZnO powder milled mechanically under high-energy conditions

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Hong Zhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2008), Vol. 62, pp. 715-718, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2007

Focused ion beam milling as a universal template technique for patterned growth of carbon nanotubes

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Mr Hua Chen, J. Yu, James S. Williams, Vince Craig

(2007), Vol. 90, pp. 1-3, Applied physics letters, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Controlled growth of zinc nanowires

Yong Jun Chen, Bo Chi, Hong Zhou Zhang, Mr Hua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 61, pp. 144-147, Materials letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Field-emission characteristics of conical boron nitride nanorods

Hong Zhou Zhang, Q. Zhao, Jun Yu, Dehong P. Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 40, pp. 144-147, Journal of applied physics D : applied physics, London, England, C1-1

journal

Influence of nitriding gases on the growth of boron nitride nanotubes

Jun Yu, Bill C.P. Li, Jin Zou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 42, pp. 4025-4030, Journal of materials science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Eu-doped boron nitride nanotubes as a nanometer-sized visible-light source

Mr Hua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Chi Pui Li, Hong Zhou Zhang, James S. Williams, Yun Liu, Z. Liu, Prof Simon Ringer

(2007), Vol. 19, pp. 1845-1848, Advanced materials, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Boron carbide nanowires with uniform CNχ coatings

Hong Zhou Zhang, R. M. Wang, L. P. You, Jun Yu, Mr Hua Chen, Dehong P. Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 9, pp. 1-9, New journal of physics, London, England, C1-1

journal

Efficient production of ZnO nanowires by a ball milling and annealing method

Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Hong Zhou Zhang, Jin Zou, Gao Qing (Max) Lu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 18, pp. 1-6, Nanotechnology, London, England, C1-1

journal

Self-assembled natural rubber/silica nanocomposites : its preparation and characterization

Dr Zheng Peng, Prof Lingxue Kong, Si-Dong Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Mao Fang Huang

(2007), Vol. 67, pp. 3130-3139, Composites science and technology, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal

Boron nitride nanotubes

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, James S. Williams

(2007), pp. 42-53, Solution manual for nanoengineering of structural, functional and smart materials, Boca Raton, Fla., B1-1

chapter

Transmission electron microscopy investigation of substitution reactions from carbon nanotube template to silicon carbide nanowires

Chi Pui Li, John D Fitzgerald, Jin Zou, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2007), Vol. 9, pp. 1-6, New journal of physics, London, England, C1-1

journal

Light emission and excitonic effect of boron nitride nanotubes observed by photoluminescent spectra

Mr Hua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Yun Liu, Chao-Nan Xu, Jim S Williams

(2007), Vol. 29, pp. 1295-1298, Optical materials, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2006

Substitution reactions of carbon nanotube template

Chi Pui Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, John D Fitzgerald

(2006), Vol. 88, pp. 1-4, Applied physics letters, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Patterned growth and cathodoluminescence of conical boron nitride nanorods

Hong Zhou Zhang, M. R. Phillips, John D Fitzgerald, J. Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), Vol. 88, pp. 1-4, Applied physics letters, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Purification of boron nitride nanotubes

Mr Hua Chen, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Jun Yu, James S. Williams

(2006), Vol. 425, pp. 315-319, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

An effective approach to grow boron nitride nanowires directly on stainless-steel substrates

Yong Jun Chen, Bo Chi, Denise C. Mahon, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), Vol. 17, pp. 2942-2946, Nanotechnology, London, England, C1-1

journal

Pure boron nitride nanowires produced from boron triiodide

Yong Jun Chen, Hong Zhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), Vol. 17, pp. 786-789, Nanotechnology, London, England, C1-1

journal

Isotopically enriched 10BN nanotubes

Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, R. G. Elliman, M. Petravic

(2006), Vol. 18, pp. 2157-2160, Advanced materials, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Synthesis of boron nitride nanotubes using ball milling and annealing method

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, James S. Williams

(2006), pp. 169-195, Nanoengineering of structural, functional, and smart materials, Boca Raton, Fla., B1-1

chapter

Boron nitride nanotubes : synthesis and structure

Hong Zhou Zhang, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), pp. 337-359, Nanomaterials handbook, Boca Raton, Fla., B1-1

chapter

One-dimensional nanomaterials synthesized using high-energy ball milling and annealing process

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Chi Pui Li, Mr Hua Chen, Yong Jun Chen

(2006), Vol. 7, pp. 839-846, Science and technology of advanced materials, London, England, C1-1

journal

Conical boron nitride nanorods synthesized via the ball-milling and annealing method

Hong Zhou Zhang, Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, John D Fitzgerald

(2006), Vol. 89, pp. 675-679, Journal of the American ceramic society, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Growth and structure of prismatic boron nitride nanorods

Hong Zhou Zhang, John D Fitzgerald, Lewis T. Chadderton, Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), Vol. 74, pp. 1-9, Physical review B, Woodbury, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Solid-state formation of carbon nanotubes

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), pp. 53-80, Carbon nanotechnology : recent developments in chemistry, physics, materials science and applications, Amsterdam , The Netherlands, B1-1

chapter

Fluoride-assisted synthesis of mullite (Al5.65 Si0.35 O9.175) nanowires

Yong Jun Chen, Bo Chi, Qiuxiang Liu, Denise C. Mahon, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2006), pp. 2780-2782, Chemical communications, London, England, C1-1

journal
2005

Patterned growth of carbon nanotubes on Si substrates without predeposition of metal catalysts

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, J. Yu

(2005), Vol. 87, pp. 1-3, Applied physics letters, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Luminescence and microstructure of Sr2Mg(BO3)2 doped with Eu

Cao Lin, Xingren Liu, X. Jing, Yun Liu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2005), Vol. 23, pp. 48-50, Journal of rare earths, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

11B nuclear magnetic resonance study of boron nitride nanotubes prepared by mechano-thermal method

Chang Hoon Lee, Seong-Hun Park, Jae Kap Jung, Kwon-Sang Ryu, Seung Hoon Nahm, Joon Kim, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2005), Vol. 134, pp. 419-423, Solid state communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Growth direction control of aligned carbon nanotubes

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, J. Yu

(2005), Vol. 43, pp. 3183-3186, Carbon, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Demonstration of the advantages of using bamboo-like nanotubes for electrochemical biosensor applications compared with single walled carbon nanotubes

Lee Yook Heng, Alison Chou, Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, J. Justin Gooding

(2005), Vol. 7, pp. 1457-1462, Electrochemistry communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

In situ formation of BN nanotubes during nitriding reactions

Jun Yu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Richard Wuhrer, Zongwen Liu, Prof Simon Ringer

(2005), Vol. 17, pp. 5172-5176, Chemistry of materials, Washington D.C., C1-1

journal
2004

Boron nitride nanotubes : pronounced resistance to oxidation

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Jin Zou, Stewart J. Campbell, Gerard La Caer

(2004), Vol. 84, pp. 2430-2432, Applied physics letters, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

Nucleation and growth of carbon nanotubes in a mechano-thermal process

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, M.J. Conway, John D Fitzgerald, James S. Williams, L.T. Chadderton

(2004), Vol. 42, pp. 1543-1548, Carbon, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal

New synthesis method of nanotubes : mechano-thermal process

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

(2004), pp. 253-279, Advances in nanoscience and nanotechnology, New Delhi, India, B1-1

chapter
2003

Carbon nanotubes formed in graphite after mechanical grinding and thermal annealing

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, M.J. Conway, John D Fitzgerald

(2003), Vol. 76, pp. 633-636, Applied physics A : materials science & processing, Heidelberg, Germany, C1-1

journal

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Boron nitride nanotubes for tunable conductivity

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Wenhui Duan

ARC Linkage - International

  • 2009: $29,929

Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials - University of Qld

Prof Max Lu, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Celestien Warnaar-Notschaele

ARC CRE - Centres of Excellence

  • 2010: $124,314
  • 2009: $223,170

Ultra-fine Boron Nitride nanotubes

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Wenhui Duan

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2013: $137,242
  • 2012: $126,580
  • 2011: $121,890

Nanoporous Nanorods with Improved Electrochemical Properties

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Prof Yury Gogotsi

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2015: $119,792
  • 2014: $117,684
  • 2013: $114,232

A transformational approach to enabling the low cost fabrication of intricate titanium components

A/Prof Qian Ma, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

ARC Linkage - Projects

  • 2016: $70,000
  • 2015: $70,000

Porous Nanosheets

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2017: $41,609
  • 2016: $109,215
  • 2015: $111,970

Superior Adsorption Capability of Nanosheets for Surface Enhanced Raman

Dr Luhua Li, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

ARC DECRA - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

  • 2017: $47,283
  • 2016: $129,401

New materials for large scale, high stability, high energy density batteries: from material design to prototype development

Prof Maria Forsyth, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Douglas MacFarlane, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

DIISR/AISRF Grant - AISRF/India-Australian Strategic Research Fund - Department of Innovation, Industry, Science & Research

  • 2016: $400,000

Industry and Other Funding

Investigating materials on the atomic scale using 3-dimensional atom probe tomography

A/Prof Nicole Stanford, Prof Peter Hodgson, Dr Cui'E Wen, Prof John Beynon, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Elena Pereloma, Dr Hossein Beladi, A/Prof Christopher Hutchinson, Dr Ilana Timokhina, Prof Rian Dippenaar, A/Prof Paul Pigram, Prof Christopher Davies, Dr Jian-Feng Nie

  • 2012: $450,000

A transformational approach to enabling the low cost fabrication of intricate titanium components

A/Prof Qian Ma, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen

  • 2016: $40,000

Other Funding Sources

Field-emission gun transmission electron microscope for the research in nanomaterials, metal alloys and biological sciences

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Matthew Barnett, Prof Peter Hodgson, Prof Xungai Wang, Dr Takuya Tsuzuki, Dr Cui'E Wen, Dr Alexey Glushenkov, Prof Lingxue Kong, Prof Charles Sorrell, Dr Yuebin Zhang, Prof Vicki Chen, Dr Dominic Phelan, Prof Ken Walder, Dr Germanas Peleckis, A/Prof Simon Moulton, Prof John Beynon, Dr Xiaolin Wang, Prof David Cahill, Dr Pavel Cizek, Prof Neil Barnett, A/Prof Nicole Stanford, Prof Qipeng Guo

  • 2011: $230,000

Facility for in-situ NMR of advanced materials and devices

Prof Maria Forsyth, Dr Nolene Byrne, Dr Timothy Bastow, A/Prof Jenny Pringle, Dr Adam Best, Dr Anthony Hollenkamp, Dr Bradley Ladewig, Prof Huanting Wang, Prof Peter Hodgson, Prof Junichi Kawamura, Prof Douglas MacFarlane, Dr Anita Hill, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Kate Nairn, Prof David Officer, Dr Jia Wang, Prof Colin Barrow

  • 2013: $164,000

In-situ elevated temperature nano-indentation

Prof Matthew Barnett, Prof Peter Hodgson, Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Prof Qipeng Guo, Kevin Laws, A/Prof Carlos Caceres, Dr Dong Qiu, Prof Kiet Tieu, Prof Elena Pereloma, Dr Daniel Liang

  • 2014: $294,300

Advanced Synthesis System for Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials

Prof Ying (Ian) Chen, Dr Luhua Li, Prof Kourosh Kalantar-zadeh, Prof Dan Li, Dr Qiaoliang Bao, Prof Huanting Wang, A/Prof Wenlong Cheng, A/Prof Jung Ho Kim, Prof Sean Li, A/Prof Joselito Razal, Dr Wenrong Yang, Dr Alexey Glushenkov

  • 2016: $437,900

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2017

Mengqi Zhou

Thesis entitled: Electrode Materials For Supercapacitors Operating With Electrolytes Containing Potassium Ions

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

Si Qin

Thesis entitled: Development of Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials for Energy Storage and Conversion

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

Qiran Cai

Thesis entitled: Special Adsorption Behaviour of Boron Nitride Nanosheets for Improved Sensing

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

2016

Md Mahedi Hasan Bhuiyan

Thesis entitled: Boron Nitride Nanotube Reinforced Titanium Matrix Composite

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

2015

Thrinath Ramireddy

Thesis entitled: Nanostructured composite anodes and cathodes for lithium-ion and sodium-ion batteries

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

2014

Tan Xing

Thesis entitled: Nanostructured Carbon Materials: Fabrication and Applications

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

Olga Kartachova

Thesis entitled: Nanostructured transition metal oxynitrides for energy storage devices

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), Institute for Frontier Materials

Executive Supervisor
2014

Deepika Deepika

Thesis entitled: Study and exploration on inorganic nanomaterials as additive in lubricant application

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), Institute for Frontier Materials

Associate Supervisor
2016

David Rubin De Celis Leal

Thesis entitled: Doped Nanostructured Semiconductors Produced by Cold Plasma Combined with Heat

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), Institute for Frontier Materials