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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 51 Citations 8,868 134 World Ranking 5469 National Ranking 1522

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Electron

Wei Cai spends much of his time researching Dislocation, Condensed matter physics, Peierls stress, Crystallography and Plasticity. He interconnects Stress, Classical mechanics, Nucleation and Strain hardening exponent in the investigation of issues within Dislocation. His work carried out in the field of Condensed matter physics brings together such families of science as Classical nucleation theory, Core and Molecular dynamics.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Continuum, Lattice, Regularization and Periodic boundary conditions. The study incorporates disciplines such as Elastic analysis, Fissure and Sigma in addition to Crystallography. His Dislocation creep research incorporates themes from Burgers vector and Crystal.

His most cited work include:

  • DNA-modified nanocrystalline diamond thin-films as stable, biologically active substrates. (675 citations)
  • Highly stretchable polymer semiconductor films through the nanoconfinement effect. (417 citations)
  • Enabling strain hardening simulations with dislocation dynamics (348 citations)

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

Dislocation, Condensed matter physics, Nucleation, Statistical physics and Mechanics are his primary areas of study. His research in Dislocation intersects with topics in Stress, Dynamics and Plasticity. His Condensed matter physics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Deformation, Classical mechanics and Molecular dynamics.

His Molecular dynamics research includes themes of Nanotechnology and Thermodynamics. His research integrates issues of Nanowire, Composite material, Cubic crystal system and Silicon in his study of Nucleation. The various areas that Wei Cai examines in his Silicon study include Substrate and Phase diagram.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Dislocation (39.17%)
  • Condensed matter physics (26.25%)
  • Nucleation (13.33%)

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

  • Dislocation (39.17%)
  • Condensed matter physics (26.25%)
  • Plasticity (11.25%)

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

His main research concerns Dislocation, Condensed matter physics, Plasticity, Mechanics and Composite material. His specific area of interest is Dislocation, where Wei Cai studies Discrete dislocation. His Condensed matter physics research integrates issues from Energy reduction, Nanowire, Semiconductor and Nucleation.

His Plasticity study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Multiscale modeling, Strain hardening exponent, Twist and Flow stress. Wei Cai has researched Mechanics in several fields, including Exponential function, Deformation and Constitutive equation. His work on Selective laser melting, Ductility and Uniaxial tension as part of general Composite material research is frequently linked to Size dependent, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Microstructural origin of resistance-strain hysteresis in carbon nanotube thin film conductors. (46 citations)
  • Stretchable self-healable semiconducting polymer film for active-matrix strain-sensing array (40 citations)
  • Dislocation Networks and the Microstructural Origin of Strain Hardening (39 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Geometry
  • Thermodynamics

His primary areas of investigation include Dislocation, Condensed matter physics, Multiscale modeling, Plasticity and Experimental validation. His research in Dislocation is mostly focused on Discrete dislocation. His Discrete dislocation study incorporates themes from Graphics processing unit, Computational science and Dynamics.

His work deals with themes such as Continuum, Nanowire, Energy reduction and Gibbs free energy, which intersect with Condensed matter physics. Wei Cai combines subjects such as Characterization, Bridge and Design tool with his study of Multiscale modeling. His studies in Plasticity integrate themes in fields like Deformation, Cubic crystal system, Stress concentration and Nucleation.

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Best Publications

DNA-modified nanocrystalline diamond thin-films as stable, biologically active substrates.

Wensha Yang;Orlando Auciello;James E. Butler;Wei Cai.
Nature Materials (2002)

920 Citations

Synthesis and Characterization of DNA-Modified Silicon (111) Surfaces

Todd Strother;Wei Cai;Xinsheng Zhao;Robert J. Hamers.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2000)

551 Citations

Highly stretchable polymer semiconductor films through the nanoconfinement effect.

Jie Xu;Sihong Wang;Ging Ji Nathan Wang;Chenxin Zhu.
Science (2017)

549 Citations

Computer simulations of dislocations

Vasily V. Bulatov;Wei Cai.
Published in <b>2006</b> (2006)

524 Citations

Enabling strain hardening simulations with dislocation dynamics

Athanasios Arsenlis;Wei Cai;Meijie Tang;Moono Rhee.
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering (2007)

458 Citations

Covalently Bonded Adducts of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Oligonucleotides with Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis and Hybridization

Sarah E. Baker;Wei Cai;Tami L. Lasseter;Kevin P. Weidkamp.
Nano Letters (2002)

451 Citations

A non-singular continuum theory of dislocations

Wei Cai;Athanasios Arsenlis;Christopher R. Weinberger;Vasily V. Bulatov.
Journal of The Mechanics and Physics of Solids (2006)

385 Citations

Dislocation multi-junctions and strain hardening

Vasily V. Bulatov;Luke L. Hsiung;Meijie Tang;Athanasios Arsenlis.
Nature (2006)

285 Citations

Comparing the strength of f.c.c. and b.c.c. sub-micrometer pillars: Compression experiments and dislocation dynamics simulations

Julia R. Greer;Christopher R. Weinberger;Wei Cai.
Materials Science and Engineering A-structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing (2008)

279 Citations

Minimizing boundary reflections in coupled-domain simulations.

Wei Cai;Maurice de Koning;Maurice de Koning;Vasily V. Bulatov;Sidney Yip.
Physical Review Letters (2000)

273 Citations

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