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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 111 Citations 49,842 375 World Ranking 266 National Ranking 117

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Organic chemistry

Boris I. Yakobson mainly investigates Graphene, Nanotechnology, Carbon nanotube, Chemical physics and Condensed matter physics. His Graphene research incorporates themes from Crystallography, Monolayer, Boron nitride and Zigzag. Boris I. Yakobson combines subjects such as Fullerene, Lattice, Chemical engineering and Band gap with his study of Nanotechnology.

The Carbon nanotube study combines topics in areas such as Brittleness, Relaxation and Chirality. The study incorporates disciplines such as Nucleation, Graphite, Metal and Computational chemistry, Density functional theory in addition to Chemical physics. The various areas that Boris I. Yakobson examines in his Condensed matter physics study include Ultimate tensile strength, Mean free path and Elastic modulus.

His most cited work include:

  • Nanomechanics of carbon tubes: Instabilities beyond linear response. (2179 citations)
  • Large Scale Growth and Characterization of Atomic Hexagonal Boron Nitride Layers (1717 citations)
  • Vertical and in-plane heterostructures from WS2/MoS2 monolayers. (1277 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Nanotechnology, Graphene, Condensed matter physics, Carbon nanotube and Chemical physics. His Nanotechnology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Fullerene and Hydrogen. His Graphene research incorporates themes from Chemical vapor deposition, Metal and Crystallite.

Boris I. Yakobson combines subjects such as Monolayer, Zigzag and Anisotropy with his study of Condensed matter physics. His Monolayer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Transition metal and Molybdenum disulfide. His Chemical physics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Computational chemistry, Borophene, Density functional theory, Molecular dynamics and Nucleation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Nanotechnology (34.97%)
  • Graphene (28.02%)
  • Condensed matter physics (25.77%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Condensed matter physics (25.77%)
  • Graphene (28.02%)
  • Monolayer (12.07%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Boris I. Yakobson mainly focuses on Condensed matter physics, Graphene, Monolayer, Chemical engineering and Borophene. Boris I. Yakobson focuses mostly in the field of Condensed matter physics, narrowing it down to topics relating to Dipole and, in certain cases, Stiffness, Universality and Fullerene. His Graphene study improves the overall literature in Nanotechnology.

Boris I. Yakobson interconnects Thin film, Silicene, Transition metal and Ferroelectricity in the investigation of issues within Monolayer. His Chemical engineering study also includes fields such as

  • Catalysis and related Carbon nanotube, Overpotential, Oxygen evolution and Electrocatalyst,
  • Oxide that intertwine with fields like Chemical vapor deposition. His Borophene research integrates issues from Chemical physics, Scanning tunneling microscope and Self-assembly.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A library of atomically thin metal chalcogenides (555 citations)
  • Electrochemical CO2 Reduction with Atomic Iron‐Dispersed on Nitrogen‐Doped Graphene (171 citations)
  • Borophene as a prototype for synthetic 2D materials development (132 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Organic chemistry

His main research concerns Monolayer, Chemical engineering, Graphene, Borophene and Catalysis. His Monolayer study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Optoelectronics, Condensed matter physics, Transition temperature, Multiferroics and Density functional theory. In his study, Chemical vapor deposition, Coordination complex, Manganese and Dark field microscopy is inextricably linked to Oxide, which falls within the broad field of Chemical engineering.

The subject of his Graphene research is within the realm of Nanotechnology. His work on Chemical functionalization as part of general Nanotechnology research is often related to Research areas, thus linking different fields of science. His study in Borophene is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Chemical physics, Scanning tunneling microscope and Hexagonal lattice.

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Best Publications

Nanomechanics of carbon tubes: Instabilities beyond linear response.

B. I. Yakobson;C. J. Brabec;J. Bernholc.
Physical Review Letters (1996)

3299 Citations

Large Scale Growth and Characterization of Atomic Hexagonal Boron Nitride Layers

Li Song;Lijie Ci;Hao Lu;Pavel B. Sorokin.
Nano Letters (2010)

1977 Citations

Vapour phase growth and grain boundary structure of molybdenum disulphide atomic layers

Sina Najmaei;Zheng Liu;Wu Zhou;Wu Zhou;Xiaolong Zou.
Nature Materials (2013)

1475 Citations

Vertical and in-plane heterostructures from WS2/MoS2 monolayers.

Yongji Gong;Junhao Lin;Xingli Wang;Gang Shi.
Nature Materials (2014)

1467 Citations

Intrinsic Structural Defects in Monolayer Molybdenum Disulfide

Wu Zhou;Xiaolong Zou;Sina Najmaei;Zheng Liu.
Nano Letters (2013)

1313 Citations

C2F, BN, AND C NANOSHELL ELASTICITY FROM AB INITIO COMPUTATIONS

Konstantin N. Kudin;Gustavo E. Scuseria;Boris I. Yakobson.
Physical Review B (2001)

1056 Citations

FULLERENE NANOTUBES : C1,000,000 AND BEYOND

Boris I. Yakobson;Richard E. Smalley.
American Scientist (1997)

967 Citations

The Role of Surface Oxygen in the Growth of Large Single-Crystal Graphene on Copper

Yufeng Hao;M. S. Bharathi;Lei Wang;Yuanyue Liu.
Science (2013)

928 Citations

Quasiparticle band structures and optical properties of strained monolayer MoS 2 and WS 2

Hongliang Shi;Hui Pan;Yong-Wei Zhang;Boris I. Yakobson.
Physical Review B (2013)

721 Citations

Laser-induced porous graphene films from commercial polymers

Jian Lin;Zhiwei Peng;Yuanyue Liu;Francisco Ruiz-Zepeda.
Nature Communications (2014)

662 Citations

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