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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 74 Citations 19,227 274 World Ranking 1415 National Ranking 340

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Hydrogen

His main research concerns Superconductivity, Crystal structure prediction, Crystallography, Nanotechnology and Chemical physics. Superconductivity is a primary field of his research addressed under Condensed matter physics. The concepts of his Crystal structure prediction study are interwoven with issues in Structure, Algorithm, Particle swarm optimization and Ab initio.

His studies deal with areas such as Space group, Phase and Density functional theory as well as Ab initio. His Crystallography research incorporates elements of Ionic bonding, Valence electron and Boron. The various areas that Yanming Ma examines in his Chemical physics study include Aromaticity, Crystal structure, Metastability and Coordination number.

His most cited work include:

  • Crystal structure prediction via particle-swarm optimization (1270 citations)
  • CALYPSO: A method for crystal structure prediction (1080 citations)
  • Ionic high-pressure form of elemental boron (582 citations)

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

Yanming Ma mainly investigates Condensed matter physics, Phase, Crystallography, Superconductivity and Chemical physics. As part of his studies on Condensed matter physics, Yanming Ma often connects relevant subjects like Density functional theory. Crystal structure prediction, Thermodynamics, Physical chemistry and Enthalpy is closely connected to Ab initio in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Phase.

His Superconductivity study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Hydrogen and Metal. In his work, Valence is strongly intertwined with Band gap, which is a subfield of Chemical physics. His Electronic structure research includes themes of Electron and Doping.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Condensed matter physics (34.51%)
  • Phase (26.59%)
  • Crystallography (21.32%)

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

  • Chemical physics (18.24%)
  • Superconductivity (20.22%)
  • Stoichiometry (5.93%)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Chemical physics, Superconductivity, Stoichiometry, Phase and Condensed matter physics. Yanming Ma combines subjects such as Carbon, Electride, Band gap and Lattice with his study of Chemical physics. His Band gap research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in C-symmetry, Ab initio and Diamond.

His Superconductivity research focuses on subjects like Hydrogen, which are linked to Clathrate hydrate, Ionic bonding and Molecule. His Phase research also works with subjects such as

  • Ambient pressure that intertwine with fields like Valence electron, Orthorhombic crystal system, Metal and Density functional theory,
  • Crystal structure, which have a strong connection to Metastability. His study in Phonon and Electronic structure is carried out as part of his Condensed matter physics studies.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Route to a Superconducting Phase above Room Temperature in Electron-Doped Hydride Compounds under High Pressure (84 citations)
  • Interface structure prediction via CALYPSO method (65 citations)
  • Route to high-energy density polymeric nitrogen t-N via He-N compounds. (53 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Hydrogen

Yanming Ma mostly deals with Superconductivity, Stoichiometry, Chemical engineering, Chemical physics and Band gap. His study on Superconductivity is covered under Condensed matter physics. His work deals with themes such as Diffraction, Coulomb and Strain engineering, which intersect with Condensed matter physics.

His study in Stoichiometry is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Decomposition, Phase, Thermodynamics, Crystal and Oxidation state. His Chemical physics research focuses on C-symmetry and how it connects with Ab initio. His work investigates the relationship between Band gap and topics such as Diamond that intersect with problems in Electronic conductivity, Brittleness and Shear.

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Best Publications

Crystal structure prediction via particle-swarm optimization

Yanchao Wang;Jian Lv;Li Zhu;Yanming Ma.
Physical Review B (2010)

1638 Citations

CALYPSO: A method for crystal structure prediction

Yanchao Wang;Jian Lv;Li Zhu;Yanming Ma.
Computer Physics Communications (2012)

1362 Citations

Ionic high-pressure form of elemental boron

Artem R. Oganov;Artem R. Oganov;Artem R. Oganov;Jiuhua Chen;Jiuhua Chen;Carlo Gatti;Yanzhang Ma.
Nature (2009)

762 Citations

Transparent dense sodium

Yanming Ma;Yanming Ma;Mikhail Eremets;Artem R Oganov;Artem R Oganov;Artem R Oganov;Yu Xie.
Nature (2009)

649 Citations

Ultrahard nanotwinned cubic boron nitride.

Yongjun Tian;Bo Xu;Dongli Yu;Yanming Ma.
Nature (2013)

560 Citations

Superhard Monoclinic Polymorph of Carbon

Quan Li;Yanming Ma;Artem R. Oganov;Artem R. Oganov;Hongbo Wang.
Physical Review Letters (2009)

497 Citations

The metallization and superconductivity of dense hydrogen sulfide

Yinwei Li;Jian Hao;Yanling Li;Yanming Ma.
arXiv: Superconductivity (2014)

470 Citations

The metallization and superconductivity of dense hydrogen sulfide.

Yinwei Li;Jian Hao;Hanyu Liu;Yanling Li.
Journal of Chemical Physics (2014)

460 Citations

Predicted novel high-pressure phases of lithium.

Jian Lv;Yanchao Wang;Li Zhu;Yanming Ma.
Physical Review Letters (2011)

455 Citations

Nanotwinned diamond with unprecedented hardness and stability

Quan Huang;Dongli Yu;Bo Xu;Wentao Hu.
Nature (2014)

450 Citations

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