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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 299 Citations 391,479 2,975 World Ranking 1 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2011 - MRS Medal, Materials Research Society “For seminal contributions in the discovery, controlled synthesis, and fundamental understanding of ZnO nanowires and nanobelts, and the design and fabrication of novel, nanowire-based nanosensors, piezotronic devices, and nanogenerators.”

2010 - Fellow of the Mineralogical Society of America For his pioneering research in the development of in-situ EM nanoscale measurement techniques, inelastic scattering theory, growth of oxide nanostructures, and seminal contributions to fields of functional materials and nanotechnology

2009 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society

2005 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For his discovery of nanobelts, pioneering the field of controlled synthesis of oxide nanostructures, and developing innovative techniques for measuring the physical properties of individual nanowiresnanobeltsnanotubes using insitu TEM

2003 - Member of the European Academy of Sciences

1999 - Burton Medal, Mineralogical Society of America

Foreign Member, Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Canadian Academy of Engineering

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Composite material

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Nanotechnology, Nanogenerator, Triboelectric effect, Optoelectronics and Nanowire. His Nanotechnology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Semiconductor and Energy storage. The various areas that he examines in his Nanogenerator study include Mechanical energy, Electrostatic induction, Vibration and Electronics.

His Mechanical energy study combines topics in areas such as Electricity generation, Energy transformation, Mechanical engineering and Power density. As a member of one scientific family, Zhong Lin Wang mostly works in the field of Triboelectric effect, focusing on Electrical engineering and, on occasion, Supercapacitor. Zhong Lin Wang has included themes like Piezoelectricity and Electrode in his Optoelectronics study.

His most cited work include:

  • Piezoelectric Nanogenerators Based on Zinc Oxide Nanowire Arrays (5237 citations)
  • Piezoelectric Nanogenerators Based on Zinc Oxide Nanowire Arrays (5237 citations)
  • Nanobelts of Semiconducting Oxides (5135 citations)

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

Triboelectric effect, Nanogenerator, Optoelectronics, Nanotechnology and Nanowire are his primary areas of study. His study in Triboelectric effect is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Power, Energy harvesting, Mechanical energy and Electrical engineering, Electronics. His work deals with themes such as Energy and Energy storage, which intersect with Electrical engineering.

His Nanogenerator study is associated with Voltage. His Optoelectronics research incorporates themes from Piezoelectricity and Electrode. His work in Nanotechnology is not limited to one particular discipline; it also encompasses Chemical engineering.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Triboelectric effect (69.67%)
  • Nanogenerator (60.76%)
  • Optoelectronics (50.87%)

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

  • Triboelectric effect (69.67%)
  • Nanogenerator (60.76%)
  • Optoelectronics (50.87%)

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

Zhong Lin Wang spends much of his time researching Triboelectric effect, Nanogenerator, Optoelectronics, Energy harvesting and Electrical engineering. His Triboelectric effect research includes elements of Mechanical energy, Power, Nanotechnology and Voltage. Zhong Lin Wang is interested in Electronic skin, which is a branch of Nanotechnology.

His study on Nanogenerator also encompasses disciplines like

  • Electronics together with Wearable computer,
  • Direct current which is related to area like Alternating current. His studies in Optoelectronics integrate themes in fields like Piezoelectricity, Transistor and Electrode. His Energy harvesting study is focused on Energy in general.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Fiber/Fabric-Based Piezoelectric and Triboelectric Nanogenerators for Flexible/Stretchable and Wearable Electronics and Artificial Intelligence. (189 citations)
  • Fiber/Fabric-Based Piezoelectric and Triboelectric Nanogenerators for Flexible/Stretchable and Wearable Electronics and Artificial Intelligence. (189 citations)
  • A droplet-based electricity generator with high instantaneous power density (139 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Composite material
  • Electron

His primary areas of investigation include Triboelectric effect, Nanogenerator, Optoelectronics, Energy harvesting and Electrical engineering. He has researched Triboelectric effect in several fields, including Voltage, Nanotechnology, Engineering physics and Electronics. The subject of his Nanogenerator research is within the realm of Piezoelectricity.

Zhong Lin Wang focuses mostly in the field of Optoelectronics, narrowing it down to matters related to Photocatalysis and, in some cases, Heterojunction. His Energy harvesting research integrates issues from Charge, Cellulose and Charge density. The study incorporates disciplines such as Power management system and Tactile sensor in addition to Electrical engineering.

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Top Publications

Nanobelts of Semiconducting Oxides

Zheng Wei Pan;Zu Rong Dai;Zhong Lin Wang.
Science (2001)

7297 Citations

Piezoelectric Nanogenerators Based on Zinc Oxide Nanowire Arrays

Zhong Lin Wang;Zhong Lin Wang;Jinhui Song.
Science (2006)

6520 Citations

Zinc oxide nanostructures: growth, properties and applications

Zhong Lin Wang.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (2004)

4526 Citations

Synthesis of tetrahexahedral platinum nanocrystals with high-index facets and high electro-oxidation activity.

Na Tian;Zhi-You Zhou;Shi-Gang Sun;Yong Ding.
Science (2007)

2884 Citations

Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Colloidal Platinum Nanoparticles

Temer S. Ahmadi;Zhong L. Wang;Travis C. Green;Arnim Henglein.
Science (1996)

2820 Citations

Carbon nanotube quantum resistors

Stefan Frank;Philippe Poncharal;Z. L. Wang;Walt A. de Heer.
Science (1998)

2721 Citations

Electrostatic deflections and electromechanical resonances of carbon nanotubes

Philippe Poncharal;Z. L. Wang;Daniel Ugarte;Walt A. de Heer.
Science (1999)

2493 Citations

Transmission Electron Microscopy of Shape-Controlled Nanocrystals and Their Assemblies

Z. L. Wang.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2000)

2281 Citations

Direct-current nanogenerator driven by ultrasonic waves

Xudong Wang;Jinhui Song;Jin Liu;Zhong Lin Wang.
Science (2007)

2222 Citations

Flexible triboelectric generator

Feng-Ru Fan;Feng-Ru Fan;Zhong-Qun Tian;Zhong Lin Wang.
Nano Energy (2012)

2063 Citations

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