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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 63 Citations 9,471 139 World Ranking 2759 National Ranking 678
Rising Stars D-index 65 Citations 9,998 146 World Ranking 68 National Ranking 25

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Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Polymer
  • Catalysis

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Polymer chemistry, Phase inversion, Nanotechnology, Halloysite and Contact angle. His Polymer chemistry study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Permeation and Nanofiltration. Yatao Zhang has included themes like Thermal stability and Atom-transfer radical-polymerization in his Nanofiltration study.

His Phase inversion study necessitates a more in-depth grasp of Ultrafiltration. His work on Nanocomposite and Graphene as part of general Nanotechnology study is frequently linked to Fabrication, bridging the gap between disciplines. His research integrates issues of Nanomaterials and Interfacial polymerization in his study of Nanocomposite.

His most cited work include:

  • Preparation and characterization of HPEI-GO/PES ultrafiltration membrane with antifouling and antibacterial properties (281 citations)
  • Surface Modification of Halloysite Nanotubes with Dopamine for Enzyme Immobilization (203 citations)
  • Surface zwitterionic functionalized graphene oxide for a novel loose nanofiltration membrane (178 citations)

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

Yatao Zhang mainly focuses on Nanofiltration, Nanocomposite, Polymer chemistry, Phase inversion and Halloysite. Yatao Zhang has researched Nanofiltration in several fields, including Polyamide, Ionic liquid, Thermal stability, Interfacial polymerization and Permeance. Yatao Zhang combines subjects such as Immobilized enzyme, Enzyme, Oxide and Graphene with his study of Nanocomposite.

His Polymer chemistry research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Sulfonate, Polymerization, Atom-transfer radical-polymerization, Hydrotalcite and Permeation. His Phase inversion study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Polyvinylpyrrolidone, Chromatography and Contact angle. In general Nanotechnology, his work in Nanomaterials is often linked to Fabrication linking many areas of study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Nanofiltration (29.52%)
  • Nanocomposite (30.12%)
  • Polymer chemistry (30.12%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Nanofiltration (29.52%)
  • Polymer (16.87%)
  • Permeance (15.06%)

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

Yatao Zhang mainly investigates Nanofiltration, Polymer, Permeance, Phase inversion and Layer. The concepts of his Nanofiltration study are interwoven with issues in Polyamide, Thin-film composite membrane, Polyelectrolyte, Superhydrophilicity and Nanoporous membrane. The various areas that Yatao Zhang examines in his Polymer study include Selectivity, Gas separation, Barrer, Permeability and Membrane technology.

His Permeance research integrates issues from Chemical stability, Congo red, Methyl blue, Membrane fouling and Graphene. His Phase inversion study combines topics in areas such as Porosity, Contact angle, Polysulfone, Permeation and Interfacial polymerization. His studies in Contact angle integrate themes in fields like Surface modification, Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Metal ions in aqueous solution and Polymerization.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • New mixed matrix PEI nanofiltration membrane decorated by glycidyl-POSS functionalized graphene oxide nanoplates with enhanced separation and antifouling behaviour: Heavy metal ions removal (16 citations)
  • Improving the performance of loose nanofiltration membranes by poly-dopamine/zwitterionic polymer coating with hydroxyl radical activation (14 citations)
  • Ultrathin microporous membrane with high oil intrusion pressure for effective oil/water separation (12 citations)

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

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Polymer

His scientific interests lie mostly in Nanofiltration, Phase inversion, Contact angle, Surface energy and Oil water. His study in Nanofiltration is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Polyvinylpyrrolidone, Polymer, Hydroxide, Atom-transfer radical-polymerization and Selectivity. His Polymer research incorporates elements of Membrane technology, Nanocomposite and Permeance.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Surface modification, Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Polysulfone, Permeation and Interfacial polymerization in addition to Phase inversion. He carries out multidisciplinary research, doing studies in Contact angle and Fabrication. His Surface energy research includes themes of Surface finish and Halloysite.

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Best Publications

Preparation and characterization of HPEI-GO/PES ultrafiltration membrane with antifouling and antibacterial properties

Liang Yu;Yatao Zhang;Bing Zhang;Jindun Liu.
Journal of Membrane Science (2013)

340 Citations

Surface Modification of Halloysite Nanotubes with Dopamine for Enzyme Immobilization

Cong Chao;Jindun Liu;Jingtao Wang;Yanwu Zhang.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2013)

238 Citations

Surface zwitterionic functionalized graphene oxide for a novel loose nanofiltration membrane

Junyong Zhu;Miaomiao Tian;Jingwei Hou;Jing Wang.
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2016)

215 Citations

Elevated Performance of Thin Film Nanocomposite Membranes Enabled by Modified Hydrophilic MOFs for Nanofiltration.

Junyong Zhu;Lijuan Qin;Adam Uliana;Jingwei Hou.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2017)

189 Citations

Preparation and antibacterial property of polyethersulfone ultrafiltration hybrid membrane containing halloysite nanotubes loaded with copper ions

Yifeng Chen;Yatao Zhang;Jindun Liu;Haoqin Zhang.
Chemical Engineering Journal (2012)

178 Citations

Fabrication of a novel “loose” nanofiltration membrane by facile blending with Chitosan–Montmorillonite nanosheets for dyes purification

Junyong Zhu;Miaomiao Tian;Yatao Zhang;Yatao Zhang;Haoqin Zhang.
Chemical Engineering Journal (2015)

177 Citations

Preparation of capric acid/halloysite nanotube composite as form-stable phase change material for thermal energy storage

Dandan Mei;Bing Zhang;Ruichao Liu;Yatao Zhang.
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells (2011)

172 Citations

Zeolitic Imidazolate Framework/Graphene Oxide Hybrid Nanosheets Functionalized Thin Film Nanocomposite Membrane for Enhanced Antimicrobial Performance

Jing Wang;Jing Wang;Yuanming Wang;Yatao Zhang;Adam Uliana;Adam Uliana.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2016)

171 Citations

Formation of Ultrathin, Continuous Metal-Organic Framework Membranes on Flexible Polymer Substrates.

Jingwei Hou;Putu D. Sutrisna;Yatao Zhang;Yatao Zhang;Vicki Chen.
Angewandte Chemie (2016)

156 Citations

Evaluation of a membrane-sparged helical tubular photobioreactor for carbon dioxide biofixation by Chlorella vulgaris

Li-Hai Fan;Ya-Tao Zhang;Lin Zhang;Huan-Lin Chen.
Journal of Membrane Science (2008)

153 Citations

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