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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 54 Citations 11,546 305 World Ranking 4717 National Ranking 1194

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Awards & Achievements

2018 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For pathbreaking contributions to the development of quantummechanical manybody methods as well as modeling and simulation of large electronic systems such as those with nanosurfaces, promoting their applications in the fields of environment, energy, biology and medicine

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Organic chemistry

His main research concerns Silicon, Nanotechnology, Nanowire, Band gap and Optoelectronics. His work carried out in the field of Silicon brings together such families of science as Crystallography, Chemical physics, Carbon nanotube and Nanomaterials. His Chemical physics research includes elements of Diamond and Molecular dynamics.

His study looks at the intersection of Nanotechnology and topics like Nucleation with Oxide and Cluster. His Nanowire study incorporates themes from Etching and Wafer. His Band gap study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Molecular physics, Density functional theory, Semiconductor and Electronic band structure.

His most cited work include:

  • Oxide-Assisted Growth of Semiconducting Nanowires† (509 citations)
  • Growth of nanowires (466 citations)
  • Preparation of Large-Area Uniform Silicon Nanowires Arrays through Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching (449 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Density functional theory, Chemical physics, Nanotechnology, Silicon and Band gap. His Density functional theory research includes themes of Crystallography, Molecular physics, Electronic structure, Condensed matter physics and Atomic physics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Ab initio quantum chemistry methods, Molecular orbital, Adsorption, Computational chemistry and Graphene in addition to Chemical physics.

His Nanotechnology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Photocatalysis and Graphitic carbon nitride. His Silicon research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Hydrogen, Diamond and Nucleation. His studies deal with areas such as Doping, Electronic band structure and Electronic properties as well as Band gap.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Density functional theory (24.87%)
  • Chemical physics (22.05%)
  • Nanotechnology (20.26%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Density functional theory (24.87%)
  • Band gap (15.90%)
  • Carbon nitride (4.10%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Density functional theory, Band gap, Carbon nitride, Electron and Water splitting. His Density functional theory research incorporates elements of Photocatalysis, Exciton, Adsorption, Quantum dot and Substrate. The various areas that Rui-Qin Zhang examines in his Band gap study include Doping, Electronic structure, Heterojunction and Photocatalytic water splitting.

Rui-Qin Zhang works mostly in the field of Electron, limiting it down to topics relating to Chemical physics and, in certain cases, Graphene, as a part of the same area of interest. His study in Water splitting is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Nanotechnology, Graphitic carbon nitride, Photochemistry, Reactivity and Redox. Borrowing concepts from Performance enhancement, he weaves in ideas under Nanotechnology.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Recent developments in carbon nitride based films for photoelectrochemical water splitting (23 citations)
  • Hydrogen-Location-Sensitive Modulation of the Redox Reactivity for Oxygen-Deficient TiO2 (23 citations)
  • Photocatalytic water splitting of (F, Ti) codoped heptazine/triazine based g-C3N4 heterostructure: A hybrid DFT study (17 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Organic chemistry

His main research concerns Photocurrent, Photocatalysis, Water splitting, Graphitic carbon nitride and Density functional theory. Rui-Qin Zhang interconnects Passivation, Photoelectrochemical cell, Nanorod, Titanium dioxide and Band gap in the investigation of issues within Photocurrent. Rui-Qin Zhang combines subjects such as Heterojunction, Doping, Semiconductor and Photocatalytic water splitting with his study of Band gap.

He has included themes like Nanosheet, Nanotechnology, Nanodot, Graphene quantum dot and Stacking in his Photocatalysis study. Within one scientific family, Rui-Qin Zhang focuses on topics pertaining to Photochemistry under Water splitting, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Heptazine and Hydrogen. His studies in Density functional theory integrate themes in fields like Quantum dot, Exciton, Photoluminescence and Graphene.

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Top Publications

Oxide-Assisted Growth of Semiconducting Nanowires†

Rui-Qin Zhang;Yeshayahu Lifshitz;Shuit-Tong Lee.
Advanced Materials (2003)

674 Citations

Growth of nanowires

N. Wang;Y. Cai;R.Q. Zhang.
Materials Science & Engineering R-reports (2008)

636 Citations

Preparation of Large-Area Uniform Silicon Nanowires Arrays through Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching

† Ming-Liang Zhang;‡ Kui-Qing Peng;Xia Fan;‡ Jian-Sheng Jie.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2008)

587 Citations

Motility of metal nanoparticles in silicon and induced anisotropic silicon etching

Kuiqing Peng;Kuiqing Peng;Aijiang Lu;Ruiqin Zhang;Shuit Tong Lee.
Advanced Functional Materials (2008)

464 Citations

A Strategy of Enhancing the Photoactivity of g-C3N4 via Doping of Nonmetal Elements: A First-Principles Study

Xinguo Ma;Yanhui Lv;Jing Xu;Yanfang Liu.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2012)

380 Citations

Ordered silicon nanowire arrays via nanosphere lithography and metal-induced etching

Kuiqing Peng;Mingliang Zhang;Aijiang Lu;Ning-Bew Wong.
Applied Physics Letters (2007)

370 Citations

Strain energy and electronic structures of silicon carbide nanotubes: Density functional calculations

Mingwen Zhao;Yueyuan Xia;Feng Li;R. Q. Zhang.
Physical Review B (2005)

279 Citations

Silicon nanotubes: Why not?

R.Q Zhang;S.T Lee;Chi-Kin Law;Wai-Kee Li.
Chemical Physics Letters (2002)

214 Citations

The mechanism of diamond nucleation from energetic species.

Y. Lifshitz;Th. Köhler;Th. Frauenheim;I. Guzmann.
Science (2002)

210 Citations

Theoretical prediction on aluminum nitride nanotubes

Dongju Zhang;R.Q. Zhang.
Chemical Physics Letters (2003)

176 Citations

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