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D-Index & Metrics

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 56 Citations 9,213 170 World Ranking 4060 National Ranking 1165
Chemistry D-index 56 Citations 9,603 180 World Ranking 6231 National Ranking 1935

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Awards & Achievements

2001 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For theoretical contributions to the understanding of the morphology, fluctuation, metastability and kinetic pathways in microphase ordered block copolymers

1996 - Fellow of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Polymer
  • DNA

Zhen-Gang Wang spends much of his time researching Nanotechnology, Chemical physics, Polymer, DNA and Copolymer. The Nanotechnology study combines topics in areas such as Molecule, Catenane and Fluorescence. Zhen-Gang Wang has researched Chemical physics in several fields, including Crystallography, Bound water, Order of magnitude and Exponential function.

His Polymer research integrates issues from Polymer chemistry, Lithium and Biosensor. His DNA study combines topics in areas such as Tweezers, Self-assembly, Peroxidase, Stereochemistry and Fluorophore. The study incorporates disciplines such as Phase diagram, Ion, Solvation, Thermodynamics and Polystyrene in addition to Copolymer.

His most cited work include:

  • DNA origami as a carrier for circumvention of drug resistance. (435 citations)
  • Enzyme immobilization on electrospun polymer nanofibers: An overview (379 citations)
  • Precision Measurement of the Helium Flux in Primary Cosmic Rays of Rigidities 1.9 GV to 3 TV with the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer on the International Space Station (334 citations)

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

Zhen-Gang Wang focuses on Polymer, Chemical physics, Thermodynamics, Nanotechnology and Ion. His Polymer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Chain, Polymer chemistry, Shear, Mechanics and Scaling. As a part of the same scientific family, Zhen-Gang Wang mostly works in the field of Chemical physics, focusing on Nucleation and, on occasion, Metastability, Physical chemistry, Molecule and Membrane.

Zhen-Gang Wang studied Thermodynamics and Phase that intersect with Liquid crystal. His Nanotechnology research incorporates themes from DNA nanotechnology and DNA. His study in Ion is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Salt, Electrolyte, Polarizability and Dielectric.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Polymer (21.48%)
  • Chemical physics (18.46%)
  • Thermodynamics (18.12%)

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

  • Polymer (21.48%)
  • Chemical physics (18.46%)
  • Electrolyte (6.71%)

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

Polymer, Chemical physics, Electrolyte, Thermodynamics and Polyelectrolyte are his primary areas of study. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Randomness, Nucleation, Nonlinear system, Salt and Mechanics. His Chemical physics study which covers Electrostatics that intersects with Low salt, Aqueous solution and Method of image charges.

The concepts of his Electrolyte study are interwoven with issues in Ion, Ionic liquid, Surface charge and Capacitor. His Thermodynamics study incorporates themes from Lower critical solution temperature, Ionic bonding, Debye–Hückel equation, Counterion condensation and Bjerrum length. His Polyelectrolyte study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Coacervate, Biophysics and Extracellular.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Rationally Designed DNA-Origami Nanomaterials for Drug Delivery In Vivo. (51 citations)
  • Efficient Intracellular Delivery of RNase A Using DNA Origami Carriers. (29 citations)
  • Rationally designed DNA-based nanocarriers. (24 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • DNA
  • Polymer

His primary areas of investigation include Nanotechnology, DNA origami, DNA, DNA nanotechnology and Nanomaterials. His work in the fields of Nanotechnology, such as Drug delivery and Nanoscopic scale, intersects with other areas such as Template. He combines subjects such as Aptamer, Ribonuclease and Intracellular, Function, Cell biology with his study of DNA origami.

Zhen-Gang Wang has included themes like RNase P and Cytoplasm in his DNA study. His DNA nanotechnology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Self-assembly, Nanowire and Rational design. In his research, Nanostructure is intimately related to Biosensor, which falls under the overarching field of Nanomaterials.

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Best Publications

DNA origami as a carrier for circumvention of drug resistance.

Qiao Jiang;Chen Song;Jeanette Nangreave;Xiaowei Liu.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2012)

514 Citations

Enzyme immobilization on electrospun polymer nanofibers: An overview

Zhen-Gang Wang;Ling-Shu Wan;Zhen-Mei Liu;Xiao-Jun Huang.
Journal of Molecular Catalysis B-enzymatic (2009)

500 Citations

Protein building blocks preserved by recombination.

Christopher A. Voigt;Carlos Martinez;Zhen-Gang Wang;Stephen L. Mayo.
Nature Structural & Molecular Biology (2002)

397 Citations

Precision Measurement of the Helium Flux in Primary Cosmic Rays of Rigidities 1.9 GV to 3 TV with the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer on the International Space Station

M. Aguilar;D. Aisa;B. Alpat;A. Alvino.
Physical Review Letters (2015)

388 Citations

Rolling Up Gold Nanoparticle-Dressed DNA Origami into Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Chiral Nanostructures

Xibo Shen;Chen Song;Jinye Wang;Dangwei Shi.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2012)

365 Citations

Morphology of ABC Triblock Copolymers

Wei Zheng;Zhen-Gang Wang.
Macromolecules (1995)

348 Citations

Discovering new ordered phases of block copolymers

Yardena Bohbot-Raviv;Zhen-Gang Wang.
Physical Review Letters (2000)

256 Citations

Computational method to reduce the search space for directed protein evolution.

Christopher A. Voigt;Stephen L. Mayo;Frances H. Arnold;Zhen-Gang Wang.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2001)

237 Citations

DNA Machines: Bipedal Walker and Stepper

Zhen-Gang Wang;Johann Elbaz;Itamar Willner.
Nano Letters (2011)

214 Citations

Chiral symmetry breaking in Langmuir monolayers and smectic films.

Jonathan V. Selinger;Jonathan V. Selinger;Zhen-Gang Wang;Zhen-Gang Wang;Robijn F. Bruinsma;Robijn F. Bruinsma;Charles M. Knobler;Charles M. Knobler.
Physical Review Letters (1993)

205 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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