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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 83 Citations 19,545 227 World Ranking 913 National Ranking 218

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Nanotechnology
  • Composite material

Yuekun Lai focuses on Nanotechnology, Photocatalysis, Chemical engineering, Wetting and Coating. His work deals with themes such as Hydrogen production, Electrochemistry and Water splitting, which intersect with Nanotechnology. His Photocatalysis research incorporates themes from Nanoparticle, Specific surface area, Nanocomposite and Nanomaterials.

He combines subjects such as Methyl orange, Visible spectrum and Catalysis with his study of Chemical engineering. His Wetting research includes themes of Adhesion, Microfluidics and Biochemical engineering. His Coating study incorporates themes from Contact angle, Superhydrophilicity and Lithography.

His most cited work include:

  • A review of one-dimensional TiO2 nanostructured materials for environmental and energy applications (472 citations)
  • High-Efficiency Photoelectrocatalytic Hydrogen Generation Enabled by Palladium Quantum Dots-Sensitized TiO2 Nanotube Arrays (447 citations)
  • Designing Superhydrophobic Porous Nanostructures with Tunable Water Adhesion (348 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Nanotechnology, Chemical engineering, Photocatalysis, Wetting and Nanoparticle. Yuekun Lai focuses mostly in the field of Nanotechnology, narrowing it down to topics relating to Superhydrophilicity and, in certain cases, Scanning electron microscope. His work in Chemical engineering addresses issues such as Adsorption, which are connected to fields such as Methylene blue.

The concepts of his Photocatalysis study are interwoven with issues in Heterojunction, Electrochemistry, Visible spectrum and Nanocomposite. His studies deal with areas such as Adhesion, Microfluidics, Contact angle and Surface modification as well as Wetting. His Contact angle study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Abrasion and Coating.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Nanotechnology (75.40%)
  • Chemical engineering (49.19%)
  • Photocatalysis (33.47%)

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

  • Chemical engineering (49.19%)
  • Nanoparticle (25.40%)
  • Photocatalysis (33.47%)

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

Yuekun Lai mainly investigates Chemical engineering, Nanoparticle, Photocatalysis, Nanotechnology and Composite material. His Chemical engineering research incorporates elements of Raw material, Overpotential, Catalysis and Adsorption. Yuekun Lai interconnects Contact angle, Layer, Polydimethylsiloxane, Visible spectrum and Metal in the investigation of issues within Nanoparticle.

His studies in Photocatalysis integrate themes in fields like Nanocomposite, Heterojunction, Photochemistry, Composite number and Surface plasmon resonance. His Nanotechnology research includes themes of Service life and Silicon. His studies deal with areas such as Ionic bonding, Self-healing hydrogels and Polyacrylamide as well as Composite material.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A “PDMS-in-water” emulsion enables mechanochemically robust superhydrophobic surfaces with self-healing nature (43 citations)
  • Metal–organic frameworks and their derivatives with graphene composites: preparation and applications in electrocatalysis and photocatalysis (35 citations)
  • Metal–organic frameworks and their derivatives with graphene composites: preparation and applications in electrocatalysis and photocatalysis (35 citations)

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

  • Composite material
  • Organic chemistry
  • Polymer

Composite material, Photocatalysis, Nanotechnology, Superhydrophobic coating and Coating are his primary areas of study. His Stress study in the realm of Composite material interacts with subjects such as Soft robotics. His work deals with themes such as Electrocatalyst, Supercapacitor and Metal-organic framework, which intersect with Photocatalysis.

His Nanotechnology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Rhodamine 6G and Heterojunction. His study in Superhydrophobic coating is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Surface roughness, Wetting, Polydimethylsiloxane and Thermal treatment. His research integrates issues of Porosity, Penetration, Joule heating and Viscosity in his study of Coating.

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Top Publications

A review of one-dimensional TiO2 nanostructured materials for environmental and energy applications

Mingzheng Ge;Chunyan Cao;Jianying Huang;Shuhui Li.
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2016)

510 Citations

High-Efficiency Photoelectrocatalytic Hydrogen Generation Enabled by Palladium Quantum Dots-Sensitized TiO2 Nanotube Arrays

Meidan Ye;Jiaojiao Gong;Yuekun Lai;Changjian Lin.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2012)

509 Citations

Designing Superhydrophobic Porous Nanostructures with Tunable Water Adhesion

Yuekun Lai;Xuefeng Gao;Huifang Zhuang;Jianying Huang.
Advanced Materials (2009)

416 Citations

Transparent superhydrophobic/superhydrophilic TiO2-based coatings for self-cleaning and anti-fogging

Yuekun Lai;Yuekun Lai;Yuxin Tang;Jiaojiao Gong;Dangguo Gong.
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2012)

386 Citations

Robust superhydrophobic [email protected] for UV shielding, self-cleaning and oil–water separation

J. Y. Huang;S. H. Li;M. Z. Ge;L. N. Wang.
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2015)

348 Citations

Some critical structure factors of titanium oxide nanotube array in its photocatalytic activity.

Hui-Fang Zhuang;Chang-Jian Lin;Yue-Kun Lai;Lan Sun.
Environmental Science & Technology (2007)

329 Citations

A review on special wettability textiles: theoretical models, fabrication technologies and multifunctional applications

Shuhui Li;Jianying Huang;Zhong Chen;Guoqiang Chen.
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2017)

270 Citations

One‐dimensional TiO2 Nanotube Photocatalysts for Solar Water Splitting

Mingzheng Ge;Qingsong Li;Chunyan Cao;Jianying Huang.
Advanced Science (2017)

267 Citations

Effects of the Structure of TiO2 Nanotube Array on Ti Substrate on Its Photocatalytic Activity

Yuekun Lai;Lan Sun;Yicong Chen;Huifang Zhuang.
Journal of The Electrochemical Society (2006)

261 Citations

Ultrasound aided photochemical synthesis of Ag loaded TiO2 nanotube arrays to enhance photocatalytic activity.

Lan Sun;Jing Li;Chenglin Wang;Sifang Li.
Journal of Hazardous Materials (2009)

261 Citations

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