D-Index & Metrics Best Publications

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 75 Citations 19,840 220 World Ranking 1333 National Ranking 464
Chemistry D-index 76 Citations 22,925 244 World Ranking 1794 National Ranking 697

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Hydrogen
  • Molecule

Zhongfang Chen mainly focuses on Density functional theory, Nanotechnology, Graphene, Computational chemistry and Semiconductor. The study incorporates disciplines such as Monolayer, Molecular physics, Condensed matter physics and Catalysis in addition to Density functional theory. His Nanotechnology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Chemical physics, Metal and Binding energy.

His Graphene research incorporates themes from Oxide, Nanomaterials, Fermi energy and Dirac. His Computational chemistry research includes themes of Fullerene, Aromaticity, Spherical aromaticity and Metal clusters. His work deals with themes such as Doping, Tetracyanoquinodimethane, Phosphorene, Band gap and Wide-bandgap semiconductor, which intersect with Semiconductor.

His most cited work include:

  • Nucleus-independent chemical shifts (NICS) as an aromaticity criterion. (1786 citations)
  • Atomically Thin Arsenene and Antimonene: Semimetal–Semiconductor and Indirect–Direct Band‐Gap Transitions (917 citations)
  • MoS2 nanoribbons: high stability and unusual electronic and magnetic properties. (689 citations)

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

Zhongfang Chen mostly deals with Density functional theory, Nanotechnology, Computational chemistry, Crystallography and Fullerene. The Density functional theory study combines topics in areas such as Chemical physics, Monolayer, Catalysis, Band gap and Graphene. His study explores the link between Monolayer and topics such as Condensed matter physics that cross with problems in Zigzag.

His Nanotechnology research includes elements of Electronic structure and Metal. Adduct is closely connected to Heteroatom in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Computational chemistry. Zhongfang Chen combines subjects such as Doping, Aromaticity, Spherical aromaticity, Carbon and Chemical shift with his study of Fullerene.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Density functional theory (36.49%)
  • Nanotechnology (22.56%)
  • Computational chemistry (23.12%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Density functional theory (36.49%)
  • Monolayer (17.55%)
  • Catalysis (9.19%)

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

His primary areas of study are Density functional theory, Monolayer, Catalysis, Graphene and Chemical physics. His work carried out in the field of Density functional theory brings together such families of science as Photocatalysis, Inorganic chemistry, Adsorption, Phonon and Electrochemistry. His research in Monolayer intersects with topics in Condensed matter physics, Doping, Band gap, Semiconductor and Lithium.

His Catalysis research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Atom, Overpotential, Photochemistry and Electrocatalyst. The subject of his Graphene research is within the realm of Nanotechnology. His Chemical physics study also includes

  • Delocalized electron that connect with fields like Molecule,
  • Wide-bandgap semiconductor that intertwine with fields like Thermal stability.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Recent progress in 2D group-VA semiconductors: from theory to experiment (425 citations)
  • Single Mo Atom Supported on Defective Boron Nitride Monolayer as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for Nitrogen Fixation: A Computational Study (393 citations)
  • Defect-rich and ultrathin N doped carbon nanosheets as advanced trifunctional metal-free electrocatalysts for the ORR, OER and HER (392 citations)

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

  • Organic chemistry
  • Hydrogen
  • Quantum mechanics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Density functional theory, Catalysis, Monolayer, Direct and indirect band gaps and Atom. His work deals with themes such as Nitrogen, Inorganic chemistry, Adsorption and Chemical engineering, Graphene, which intersect with Density functional theory. His Catalysis research incorporates elements of Photochemistry, Electrochemistry, Overpotential and Dopant.

A component of his Direct and indirect band gaps study involves Semiconductor, Band gap and Condensed matter physics. Zhongfang Chen has researched Semiconductor in several fields, including Chemical physics, Solar cell, Nanomaterials and Phosphorene. In Silicon, Zhongfang Chen works on issues like Phonon, which are connected to Computational chemistry.

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Best Publications

Nucleus-independent chemical shifts (NICS) as an aromaticity criterion.

Zhongfang Chen;Chaitanya S Wannere;Clémence Corminboeuf;Ralph Puchta.
Chemical Reviews (2005)

2415 Citations

Atomically Thin Arsenene and Antimonene: Semimetal–Semiconductor and Indirect–Direct Band‐Gap Transitions

Shengli Zhang;Zhong Yan;Yafei Li;Zhongfang Chen.
Angewandte Chemie (2015)

1012 Citations

MoS2 nanoribbons: high stability and unusual electronic and magnetic properties.

Yafei Li;Zhen Zhou;Shengbai Zhang;Zhongfang Chen.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2008)

810 Citations

Curved pi-conjugation, aromaticity, and the related chemistry of small fullerenes (< C60) and single-walled carbon nanotubes.

Xin Lu;Zhongfang Chen.
Chemical Reviews (2005)

661 Citations

Semiconducting Group 15 Monolayers: A Broad Range of Band Gaps and High Carrier Mobilities

Shengli Zhang;Meiqiu Xie;Fengyu Li;Zhong Yan.
Angewandte Chemie (2016)

565 Citations

Graphene-related nanomaterials: tuning properties by functionalization

Qing Tang;Zhen Zhou;Zhongfang Chen.
Nanoscale (2013)

526 Citations

Spin gapless semiconductor-metal-half-metal properties in nitrogen-doped zigzag graphene nanoribbons.

Yafei Li;Zhen Zhou;Panwen Shen;Zhongfang Chen.
ACS Nano (2009)

459 Citations

Spherical Aromaticity: Recent Work on Fullerenes, Polyhedral Boranes, and Related Structures†

Zhongfang Chen;R. Bruce King.
Chemical Reviews (2005)

416 Citations

CO Catalytic Oxidation on Iron-Embedded Graphene: Computational Quest for Low-Cost Nanocatalysts

Yafei Li;Zhen Zhou;Guangtao Yu;Wei Chen.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2010)

382 Citations

Spherical Aromaticity in Ih Symmetrical Fullerenes: The 2(N+1)2 Rule.

Andreas Hirsch;Zhongfang Chen;Haijun Jiao.
Angewandte Chemie (2000)

373 Citations

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