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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 169 Citations 233,661 563 World Ranking 28 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2014 - David Turnbull Lectureship, Materials Research Society

2013 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society

2012 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2011 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For comprehensive contributions to the science and physics of fullerenes, nanotubes, and graphene, including novel methods of synthesis, detailed characterization, and measurement of physical properties

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Organic chemistry
  • Composite material

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Graphene, Nanotechnology, Oxide, Graphene oxide paper and Graphite. He has included themes like Inorganic chemistry, Chemical vapor deposition and Raman spectroscopy in his Graphene study. His research integrates issues of Supercapacitor and Carbon in his study of Nanotechnology.

His studies deal with areas such as Carbon chemistry, Substrate, Electrical resistivity and conductivity and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy as well as Oxide. His Graphene oxide paper research focuses on Thin film and how it relates to Optics and Reducing agent. His research investigates the connection between Graphite and topics such as Thermal conductivity that intersect with problems in Thermal resistance, Conductance, Diamond, Grain boundary and Condensed matter physics.

His most cited work include:

  • Synthesis of graphene-based nanosheets via chemical reduction of exfoliated graphite oxide (10682 citations)
  • Graphene-based composite materials (10004 citations)
  • Large-Area Synthesis of High-Quality and Uniform Graphene Films on Copper Foils (8569 citations)

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

Rodney S. Ruoff spends much of his time researching Graphene, Nanotechnology, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Chemical vapor deposition. His study in Graphene is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Optoelectronics and Oxide. He is involved in the study of Oxide that focuses on Graphite oxide in particular.

The various areas that Rodney S. Ruoff examines in his Nanotechnology study include Supercapacitor and Carbon. His study in Graphite, Ultimate tensile strength, Flexural strength, Composite number and Modulus falls under the purview of Composite material. His work carried out in the field of Chemical vapor deposition brings together such families of science as Monolayer, Raman spectroscopy, Analytical chemistry, Bilayer graphene and Copper.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Graphene (53.87%)
  • Nanotechnology (37.07%)
  • Composite material (21.60%)

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

  • Graphene (53.87%)
  • Nanotechnology (37.07%)
  • Chemical vapor deposition (14.53%)

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

Rodney S. Ruoff mainly investigates Graphene, Nanotechnology, Chemical vapor deposition, Chemical engineering and Composite material. Rodney S. Ruoff has researched Graphene in several fields, including Optoelectronics, Oxide, Single crystal and Raman spectroscopy. His Nanotechnology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Battery and Supercapacitor.

His Chemical vapor deposition study combines topics in areas such as Monolayer, Bilayer, Graphene nanoribbons, Layer and Copper. The study incorporates disciplines such as Covalent bond, Membrane, Carbon, Carbonization and Metal-organic framework in addition to Chemical engineering. His research investigates the connection between Composite material and topics such as Crystallite that intersect with issues in Grain boundary.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Two-Dimensional Materials for Beyond-Lithium-Ion Batteries (297 citations)
  • Structural Directed Growth of Ultrathin Parallel Birnessite on β-MnO2 for High-Performance Asymmetric Supercapacitors. (260 citations)
  • Mechanical properties of atomically thin boron nitride and the role of interlayer interactions (227 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Organic chemistry
  • Hydrogen

His main research concerns Graphene, Nanotechnology, Chemical vapor deposition, Chemical engineering and Nanomaterials. His Graphene study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Oxide, Composite material and Raman spectroscopy. His work on Graphene oxide paper as part of general Nanotechnology research is frequently linked to Production, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science.

In his study, Copper is strongly linked to Monolayer, which falls under the umbrella field of Chemical vapor deposition. Rodney S. Ruoff interconnects Anode, Sublimation, Aqueous solution and Polycrystalline silicon in the investigation of issues within Chemical engineering. His work deals with themes such as Metallic bonding, Metal, Boron nitride, Dissolution and Nanoscale Phenomena, which intersect with Nanomaterials.

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Top Publications

Synthesis of graphene-based nanosheets via chemical reduction of exfoliated graphite oxide

Sasha Stankovich;Dmitriy A. Dikin;Richard D. Piner;Kevin A. Kohlhaas.
Carbon (2007)

12971 Citations

Graphene-based composite materials

Sasha Stankovich;Dmitriy A. Dikin;Geoffrey H.B. Dommett;Kevin M. Kohlhaas.
Nature (2006)

12493 Citations

Large-Area Synthesis of High-Quality and Uniform Graphene Films on Copper Foils

Xuesong Li;Weiwei Cai;Jinho An;Seyoung Kim.
Science (2009)

11055 Citations

The chemistry of graphene oxide

Daniel R. Dreyer;Sungjin Park;Christopher W. Bielawski;Rodney S. Ruoff.
Chemical Society Reviews (2010)

9591 Citations

Graphene and Graphene Oxide: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications

Yanwu Zhu;Shanthi Murali;Weiwei Cai;Xuesong Li.
Advanced Materials (2010)

8622 Citations

Graphene-Based Ultracapacitors

Meryl D. Stoller;Sungjin Park;Yanwu Zhu;Jinho An.
Nano Letters (2008)

8003 Citations

Chemical methods for the production of graphenes.

Sungjin Park;Rodney S. Ruoff.
Nature Nanotechnology (2009)

6703 Citations

STRENGTH AND BREAKING MECHANISM OF MULTIWALLED CARBON NANOTUBES UNDER TENSILE LOAD

Min-Feng Yu;Oleg Lourie;Mark J. Dyer;Katerina Moloni.
Science (2000)

5879 Citations

Carbon-based Supercapacitors Produced by Activation of Graphene

Yanwu Zhu;Shanthi Murali;Meryl D. Stoller;K. J. Ganesh.
Science (2011)

5176 Citations

Preparation and Characterization of Graphene Oxide Paper

Dmitriy A. Dikin;Sasha Stankovich;Eric J. Zimney;Richard D. Piner.
Nature (2007)

5152 Citations

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