Research Output 2009 2018

  • 359 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 37 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
2018

3D printing graphene-aluminum nanocomposites

Hu, Z., Chen, F., Xu, J., Nian, Q., Lin, D., Chen, C., Zhu, X., Chen, Y. & Zhang, M. May 25 2018 In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 746, p. 269-276 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphene
Printing
Nanocomposites
Aluminum
Lasers
2 Citations

Fabricating graphene-titanium composites by laser sintering PVA bonding graphene titanium coating: Microstructure and mechanical properties

Hu, Z., Chen, F., Xu, J., Ma, Z., Guo, H., Chen, C., Nian, Q., Wang, X. & Zhang, M. Feb 1 2018 In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 134, p. 133-140 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Titanium
Graphene
Nanocomposites
Sintering

First-principles modeling of laser-matter interaction and plasma dynamics in nanosecond pulsed laser shock processing

Zhang, Z., Nian, Q., Doumanidis, C. C. & Liao, Y. Feb 7 2018 In : Journal of Applied Physics. 123, 5, 054901

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plasma dynamics
pulsed lasers
shock
lasers
interactions

Large-Area Direct Laser-Shock Imprinting of a 3D Biomimic Hierarchical Metal Surface for Triboelectric Nanogenerators

Jin, S., Wang, Y., Motlag, M., Gao, S., Xu, J., Nian, Q., Wu, W. & Cheng, G. J. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Triboelectricity
Electrostatic generators
Nanoimprint lithography
LSI circuits
Biomimetics

Ultrafast Laser-Shock-Induced Confined Metaphase Transformation for Direct Writing of Black Phosphorus Thin Films

Qiu, G., Nian, Q., Motlag, M., Jin, S., Deng, B., Deng, Y., Charnas, A. R., Ye, P. D. & Cheng, G. J. Mar 8 2018 In : Advanced Materials. 30, 10, 1704405

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric field effects
Ultrafast lasers
Laser ablation
Field effect transistors
High resolution transmission electron microscopy
2017
laser annealing
Microwaves
Annealing
Scanning
microwaves
6 Citations

Flyweight, Superelastic, Electrically Conductive, and Flame-Retardant 3D Multi-Nanolayer Graphene/Ceramic Metamaterial

Zhang, Q., Lin, D., Deng, B., Xu, X., Nian, Q., Jin, S., Leedy, K. D., Li, H. & Cheng, G. J. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flame Retardants
Graphite
Metamaterials
Flame retardants
Graphene

Graphene/PbS-Quantum Dots/Graphene Sandwich Structures Enabled by Laser Shock Imprinting for High Performance Photodetectors

Nian, Q., Gao, L., Hu, Y., Deng, B., Tang, J. & Cheng, G. J. Dec 27 2017 In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 9, 51, p. 44715-44723 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electromagnetic wave absorption
Carrier communication
Response time (computer systems)
Sandwich structures
Microfabrication
1 Citations

Laser additive manufacturing bulk graphene-copper nanocomposites

Hu, Z., Chen, F., Lin, D., Nian, Q., Parandoush, P., Zhu, X., Shao, Z. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 6 2017 In : Nanotechnology. 28, 44, 445705

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3D printers
Graphite
Graphene
Copper
Nanocomposites
2016
23 Citations

3D nanostructured inkjet printed graphene: Via UV-pulsed laser irradiation enables paper-based electronics and electrochemical devices

Das, S. R., Nian, Q., Cargill, A. A., Hondred, J. A., Ding, S., Saei, M., Cheng, G. J. & Claussen, J. C. Sep 21 2016 In : Nanoscale. 8, 35, p. 15870-15879 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Laser beam effects
Pulsed lasers
Graphene
Electronic equipment
2 Citations

Additive roll printing activated cold welding of 2D crystals and 1D nanowires layers for flexible transparent conductor and planer energy storage

Nian, Q., Saei, M., Hu, Y., Deng, B., Jin, S. & Cheng, G. J. Dec 1 2016 In : Extreme Mechanics Letters. 9, p. 531-545 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cold welding
Energy storage
Nanowires
Printing
Crystals

Corrigendum to "Laser sintered graphene nickel nanocomposites" [J. Mater. Process. Technol. 231 (2016) 143-150]

Hu, Z., Tong, G., Lin, D., Nian, Q., Shao, J., Hu, Y., Saei, M., Jin, S. & Chen, G. J. Sep 1 2016 In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 235, p. 105 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Graphene
Nanocomposites
Nickel
Laser
11 Citations

Laser sintered graphene nickel nanocomposites

Hu, Z., Tong, G., Lin, D., Nian, Q., Shao, J., Hu, Y., Saei, M., Jin, S. & Cheng, G. J. May 1 2016 In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 231, p. 143-150 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Nanocomposites
Nickel
Laser
15 Citations

Laser sintered single layer graphene oxide reinforced titanium matrix nanocomposites

Hu, Z., Tong, G., Nian, Q., Xu, R., Saei, M., Chen, F., Chen, C., Zhang, M., Guo, H. & Xu, J. May 15 2016 In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 93, p. 352-359 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Titanium
Oxides
Graphene
Nanocomposites
1 Citations

Numerical simulation of temperature field distribution for laser sintering graphene reinforced nickel matrix nanocomposites

Hu, Z., Saei, M., Tong, G., Lin, D., Nian, Q., Hu, Y., Jin, S., Xu, J. & Cheng, G. J. 2016 In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 688, p. 438-448 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Nickel
Graphene
Nanocomposites
Temperature distribution
2015
29 Citations

Crystalline Nanojoining Silver Nanowire Percolated Networks on Flexible Substrate

Nian, Q., Saei, M., Xu, Y., Sabyasachi, G., Deng, B., Chen, Y. P. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 27 2015 In : ACS Nano. 9, 10, p. 10018-10031 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver
Nanowires
nanowires
silver
Crystalline materials

Crystalline photoactive copper indium diselenide thin films by pulsed laser crystallization of nanoparticle-inks at ambient conditions

Nian, Q., Zhang, M. Y., Lin, D., Das, S., Shin, Y. C. & Cheng, G. J. 2015 In : RSC Advances. 5, 71, p. 57550-57558 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crystallization
Pulsed lasers
Ink
Indium
Nanoparticles

Erratum: Charge carrier transport and collection enhancement of copper indium diselenide photoactive nanoparticle-ink by laser crystallization (Applied Physics Letters (2014) 105 (111909))

Nian, Q., Zhang, M. Y., Wang, Y., Das, S. R., Venkataprasad Bhat, S., Huang, F. & Cheng, G. J. Mar 2 2015 In : Applied Physics Letters. 106, 9, 099901

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

inks
indium
charge carriers
crystallization
copper
4 Citations

Highly transparent conductive electrode with ultra-low HAZE by grain boundary modification of aqueous solution fabricated alumina-doped zinc oxide nanocrystals

Nian, Q., Callahan, M., Look, D., Efstathiadis, H., Bailey, J. & Cheng, G. J. Jun 1 2015 In : APL Materials. 3, 6, 062803

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Aluminum Oxide
Zinc oxide
Aluminum
Nanocrystals
4 Citations

Large scale laser crystallization of solution-based alumina-doped zinc oxide (AZO) Nanoinks for highly transparent conductive electrode

Nian, Q., Callahan, M., Saei, M., Look, D., Efstathiadis, H., Bailey, J. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 30 2015 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 15517

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

zinc oxides
oxide films
aluminum oxides
crystallization
ultraviolet lasers
8 Citations

Laser direct writing of crystalline Fe2O3 atomic sheets on steel surface in aqueous medium

Lin, D., Kumar, P., Jin, S., Liu, S., Nian, Q. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 1 2015 In : Applied Surface Science. 351, p. 148-154 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Iron oxides
Nanosheets
Crystalline materials
rhodamine B
1 Citations

Preparation and Effect of Lighting on Structures and Properties of GSH Capped ZnSe QDs

Ding, L., Peng, Z., Zhou, P., Cheng, G. J., Nian, Q., Lin, D., Zhou, J. & Liang, Y. Nov 1 2015 In : Journal of Fluorescence. 25, 6, p. 1663-1669 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantum Dots
Lighting
work environment
Semiconductor quantum dots
Ultraviolet Rays
1 Citations

Pulse laser deposition fabricated InP/Al-ZnO heterojunction solar cells with efficiency enhanced by an i-ZnO interlayer

Nian, Q., Montgomery, K. H., Zhao, X., Jackson, T., Woodall, J. M. & Cheng, G. J. Sep 22 2015 In : Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing. 121, 3, p. 1219-1226 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indium phosphide
laser deposition
indium phosphides
Aluminum
Heterojunctions
16 Citations

Single-Layer Graphene as a Barrier Layer for Intense UV Laser-Induced Damages for Silver Nanowire Network

Das, S. R., Nian, Q., Saei, M., Jin, S., Back, D., Kumar, P., Janes, D. B., Alam, M. A. & Cheng, G. J. Nov 24 2015 In : ACS Nano. 9, 11, p. 11121-11133 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laser damage
Graphite
barrier layers
ultraviolet lasers
Silver
9 Citations

Water flattens graphene wrinkles: Laser shock wrapping of graphene onto substrate-supported crystalline plasmonic nanoparticle arrays

Hu, Y., Lee, S., Kumar, P., Nian, Q., Wang, W., Irudayaraj, J. & Cheng, G. J. Dec 21 2015 In : Nanoscale. 7, 47, p. 19885-19893 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Nanoparticles
Crystalline materials
Water
2 Citations

Welding of Semiconductor Nanowires by Coupling Laser-Induced Peening and Localized Heating

Rickey, K. M., Nian, Q., Zhang, G., Chen, L., Suslov, S., Bhat, S. V., Wu, Y., Cheng, G. J. & Ruan, X. Nov 3 2015 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 16052

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

peening
welding
nanowires
sintering
heating
2014
7 Citations

Charge carrier transport and collection enhancement of copper indium diselenide photoactive nanoparticle-ink by laser crystallization

Nian, Q., Zhang, M. Y., Wang, Y., Das, S. R., Bhat, V. S., Huang, F. & Cheng, G. J. Sep 15 2014 In : Applied Physics Letters. 105, 11, 111909

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inks
indium
charge carriers
crystallization
copper

Control of ablation depth and surface structure in P3 scribing of thin-film solar cells by a picosecond laser

Zhao, X., Cao, Y., Nian, Q., Cheng, G. & Shin, Y. C. 2014 ASME 2014 International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference, MSEC 2014 Collocated with the JSME 2014 International Conference on Materials and Processing and the 42nd North American Manufacturing Research Conference. Web Portal ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), Vol. 1

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ablation
Surface structure
Lasers
Glass
Processing
1 Citations

Control of ablation depth and surface structure in P3 scribing of thin-film solar cells by a picosecond laser

Zhao, X., Cao, Y., Nian, Q., Cheng, G. & Shin, Y. C. Sep 1 2014 In : Journal of Micro and Nano-Manufacturing. 2, 3, 031007

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell membranes
Ablation
Surface structure
Solar cells
Thin films

Development of ZnO-InP heterojunction solar cells for thin film photovoltaics

Montgomery, K. H., Nian, Q., Zhao, X., Li, H. U., Cheng, G. J., Jackson, T. N. & Woodall, J. M. Oct 15 2014 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 524-527 4 p. 6924974

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Heterojunctions
Solar cells
Zinc Oxide
Thin films
Substrates
11 Citations

Direct laser writing of nanodiamond films from graphite under ambient conditions

Nian, Q., Wang, Y., Yang, Y., Li, J., Zhang, M. Y., Shao, J., Tang, L. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 20 2014 In : Scientific Reports. 4, 6612

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanodiamonds
Graphite
Diamond
Plasma confinement
Lasers
8 Citations

Enhancing photo-induced ultrafast charge transfer across heterojunctions of CdS and laser-sintered TiO2 nanocrystals

Spann, B. T., Bhat, S. V., Nian, Q., Rickey, K. M., Cheng, G. J., Ruan, X. & Xu, X. Jun 14 2014 In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 22, p. 10669-10678 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanocrystals
Heterojunctions
Charge transfer
heterojunctions
nanocrystals

Laser crystallization of transparent AZO films on sapphire with high electron mobility for photo-application

Nian, Q., Zhang, M. Y., Schwartz, B. D. & Cheng, G. J. 2014 ASME 2014 International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference, MSEC 2014 Collocated with the JSME 2014 International Conference on Materials and Processing and the 42nd North American Manufacturing Research Conference. Web Portal ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), Vol. 2, V002T02A093

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electron mobility
Sapphire
Alumina
Crystallization
Lasers
7 Citations

Precise selective scribing of thin-film solar cells by a picosecond laser

Zhao, X., Cao, Y., Nian, Q., Shin, Y. C. & Cheng, G. 2014 In : Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing. 116, 2, p. 671-681 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

scoring
Ablation
solar cells
Lasers
thin films
33 Citations

Three-dimensional printing of complex structures: Man made or toward nature?

Lin, D., Nian, Q., Deng, B., Jin, S., Hu, Y., Wang, W. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 28 2014 In : ACS Nano. 8, 10, p. 9710-9715 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3D printers
printing
Printing
manufacturing
Functional materials
22 Citations

Ultraviolet laser crystallized ZnO: Al films on sapphire with high Hall mobility for simultaneous enhancement of conductivity and transparency

Nian, Q., Zhang, M. Y., Schwartz, B. D. & Cheng, G. J. May 19 2014 In : Applied Physics Letters. 104, 20, 201907

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ultraviolet lasers
sapphire
crystallization
conductivity
augmentation
2013
7 Citations

Direct pulsed laser crystallization of nanocrystals for absorbent layers in photovoltaics: Multiphysics simulation and experiment

Zhang, M. Y., Nian, Q., Shin, Y. & Cheng, G. J. May 21 2013 In : Journal of Applied Physics. 113, 19, 193506

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

absorbents
pulsed lasers
nanocrystals
crystallization
copper indium selenides
7 Citations

Laser assisted electro-deposition of earth abundant Cu2ZnSnS4 photovoltaic thin film

Nian, Q., Liu, C. R. & Cheng, G. J. Oct 2013 In : Manufacturing Letters. 1, 1, p. 54-58 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodeposition
Earth (planet)
Thin films
Lasers
Crystals
6 Citations

Plasmonic tuning of silver nanowires by laser shock induced lateral compression

Kumar, P., Li, J., Nian, Q., Hu, Y. & Cheng, G. J. Jul 21 2013 In : Nanoscale. 5, 14, p. 6311-6317 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver
Nanowires
Tuning
Lasers
Nanoribbons
2012

Deposition of Al-doped zinc oxide by direct pulsed laser recrystallization at room temperature on various substrates for solar cell applications

Zhang, M. Y., Nian, Q. & Cheng, G. J. 2012 ASME 2012 International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference Collocated with the 40th North American Manufacturing Research Conf. and in Participation with the Int. Conf., MSEC 2012. p. 965-970 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Zinc oxide
Pulsed lasers
Solar cells
Alumina
Substrates
5 Citations

Effects of rapid thermal processing and pulse-laser sintering on CdTe nano films for photovoltaic applications

Rickey, K. M., Nian, Q., Zhang, G., Chen, L., Venkataprasad Bhat, S., Wu, Y., Cheng, G. & Ruan, X. 2012 Nanostructured Thin Films V. Vol. 8465, 846505

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Rapid thermal processing
CdTe
Sintering
Laser pulses
sintering
25 Citations

Room temperature deposition of alumina-doped zinc oxide on flexible substrates by direct pulsed laser recrystallization

Zhang, M. Y., Nian, Q. & Cheng, G. J. Apr 9 2012 In : Applied Physics Letters. 100, 15, 151902

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

zinc oxides
pulsed lasers
aluminum oxides
room temperature
oxides
2010
20 Citations

Layered SmBaCuCoO5+δ and SmBaCuFeO5+δ perovskite oxides as cathode materials for proton-conducting SOFCs

Nian, Q., Zhao, L., He, B., Lin, B., Peng, R., Meng, G. & Liu, X. Mar 4 2010 In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 492, 1-2, p. 291-294 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Perovskite
Oxides
Protons
Cathodes
37 Citations

Novel layered perovskite oxide PrBaCuCoO5+δ as a potential cathode for intermediate-temperature solid oxide fuel cells

Zhao, L., Nian, Q., He, B., Lin, B., Ding, H., Wang, S., Peng, R., Meng, G. & Liu, X. Jan 15 2010 In : Journal of Power Sources. 195, 2, p. 453-456 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Samarium
samarium
Cerium compounds
solid oxide fuel cells
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
2009
28 Citations

In situ drop-coated BaZr0.1Ce0.7Y0.2O3-δ electrolyte-based proton-conductor solid oxide fuel cells with a novel layered PrBaCuFeO5+δ cathode

Zhao, L., He, B., Nian, Q., Xun, Z., Peng, R., Meng, G. & Liu, X. Oct 20 2009 In : Journal of Power Sources. 194, 1, p. 291-294 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solid oxide fuel cells
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Electrolytes
Protons
Cathodes