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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 71 Citations 14,956 322 World Ranking 2409 National Ranking 766
Chemistry D-index 71 Citations 14,784 304 World Ranking 3401 National Ranking 1201

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Polymer
  • Organic chemistry
  • Composite material

His scientific interests lie mostly in Crystallization, Polymer, Copolymer, Polymer chemistry and Glass transition. His Crystallization research incorporates themes from Crystallography, Crystal growth, Small-angle X-ray scattering and Polyethylene. His research integrates issues of Antiferroelectricity, Nanoparticle, Nanotechnology and Dielectric in his study of Polymer.

In his research, Lei Zhu undertakes multidisciplinary study on Polymer chemistry and Fluoride. His studies examine the connections between Glass transition and genetics, as well as such issues in Amorphous solid, with regards to Chemical physics. His work in Chemical engineering covers topics such as Polystyrene which are related to areas like Polymer blend.

His most cited work include:

  • Polymer nanocomposites for electrical energy storage (342 citations)
  • FLOW-INDUCED SHISH KEBAB PRECURSOR STRUCTURES IN ENTANGLED POLYMER MELTS (338 citations)
  • Novel Ferroelectric Polymers for High Energy Density and Low Loss Dielectrics (330 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Polymer, Polymer chemistry, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Dielectric. His Polymer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Nanotechnology and Hydrogen bond. His work in Polymer chemistry tackles topics such as Polystyrene which are related to areas like Styrene and Acrylate.

His work on Polycarbonate, Crystallinity, Polymer blend and Thermal conduction as part of general Composite material research is frequently linked to Fluoride, bridging the gap between disciplines. While the research belongs to areas of Chemical engineering, Lei Zhu spends his time largely on the problem of Copolymer, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Small-angle X-ray scattering and Self-assembly. His studies deal with areas such as Crystallography and Nucleation as well as Crystallization.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Polymer (27.19%)
  • Polymer chemistry (28.44%)
  • Composite material (24.69%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Dielectric (23.75%)
  • Composite material (24.69%)
  • Polymer (27.19%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Dielectric, Composite material, Polymer, Chemical engineering and Fluoride. His work carried out in the field of Dielectric brings together such families of science as Film capacitor and Capacitor. In his study, Crystallinity and Lamellar structure is inextricably linked to Amorphous solid, which falls within the broad field of Composite material.

Lei Zhu works on Polymer which deals in particular with Copolymer. His Copolymer study which covers Polymer chemistry that intersects with Glass transition. His work deals with themes such as Siloxane, Polymerization, Emulsion polymerization and Polyurethane, which intersect with Chemical engineering.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • 50th Anniversary Perspective: Dielectric Phenomena in Polymers and Multilayered Dielectric Films (126 citations)
  • Interfacial Polarization-Induced Loss Mechanisms in Polypropylene/BaTiO3 Nanocomposite Dielectrics (112 citations)
  • Synergetic enhancement of thermal conductivity by constructing hybrid conductive network in the segregated polymer composites (60 citations)

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

  • Polymer
  • Organic chemistry
  • Composite material

Lei Zhu focuses on Dielectric, Composite material, Polymer, Dielectric loss and High-κ dielectric. He has included themes like Film capacitor and Capacitor in his Dielectric study. His work on Boron nitride, Thermal conductivity, Polypropylene and Thermal conduction as part of general Composite material study is frequently connected to Fluoride, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them.

His study of Glass transition is a part of Polymer. His High-κ dielectric study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Dipole and Dielectric elastomers. His Ferroelectricity research includes elements of Amorphous solid and Crystal structure.

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Best Publications

FLOW-INDUCED SHISH KEBAB PRECURSOR STRUCTURES IN ENTANGLED POLYMER MELTS

Rajesh H. Somani;Ling Yang;Lei Zhu;Benjamin S. Hsiao.
Polymer (2005)

587 Citations

Novel Ferroelectric Polymers for High Energy Density and Low Loss Dielectrics

Lei Zhu;Qing Wang.
Macromolecules (2012)

526 Citations

Polymer nanocomposites for electrical energy storage

Qing Wang;Lei Zhu.
Journal of Polymer Science Part B (2011)

464 Citations

Crystallization Temperature-Dependent Crystal Orientations within Nanoscale Confined Lamellae of a Self-Assembled Crystalline−Amorphous Diblock Copolymer

Lei Zhu;Stephen Z. D. Cheng;Bret H. Calhoun;Qing Ge.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2000)

440 Citations

Phase structures and morphologies determined by self-organization, vitrification, and crystallization: confined crystallization in an ordered lamellar phase of PEO-b-PS diblock copolymer

L. Zhu;S.Z.D. Cheng;B.H. Calhoun;Q. Ge.
Polymer (2001)

367 Citations

Exploring Strategies for High Dielectric Constant and Low Loss Polymer Dielectrics.

Lei Zhu.
Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (2014)

332 Citations

Surface self-diffusion of an organic glass.

L. Zhu;C. W. Brian;S. F. Swallen;P. T. Straus.
Physical Review Letters (2011)

302 Citations

Unexpected shish-kebab structure in a sheared polyethylene melt.

Benjamin S. Hsiao;Ling Yang;Rajesh H. Somani;Carlos A. Avila-Orta.
Physical Review Letters (2005)

279 Citations

Novel polymer ferroelectric behavior via crystal isomorphism and the nanoconfinement effect

Lianyun Yang;Xinyu Li;Elshad Allahyarov;Elshad Allahyarov;Elshad Allahyarov;Philip L. Taylor.
Polymer (2013)

256 Citations

Crystal Orientation Effect on Electric Energy Storage in Poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-hexafluoropropylene) Copolymers

Fangxiao Guan;Fangxiao Guan;Fangxiao Guan;Jilin Pan;Jilin Pan;Jilin Pan;Jing Wang;Jing Wang;Jing Wang;Qing Wang.
Macromolecules (2010)

248 Citations

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