Qiong Nian

Asst Professor

  • 696 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
20092021

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Research Output

  • 696 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 42 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
2020

Ligand Crosslinking Boosts Thermal Transport in Colloidal Nanocrystal Solids

Wang, Z., Singaravelu, A. S. S., Dai, R., Nian, Q., Chawla, N. & Wang, R. Y., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scalable and controlled creation of nanoholes in graphene by microwave-assisted chemical etching for improved electrochemical properties

Wang, D., Dai, R., Zhang, X., Liu, L., Zhuang, H., Lu, Y., Wang, Y., Liao, Y. & Nian, Q., May 2020, In : Carbon. 161, p. 880-891 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Understanding mechanical behavior of metallic foam with hollow struts using the hollow pentagonal dodecahedron model

Dai, R., Wang, M., Wang, D., Hu, Z., Green, M. D. & Nian, Q., Jun 2020, In : Scripta Materialia. 182, p. 114-119 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Bulk titanium-graphene nanocomposites fabricated by selective laser melting

Hu, Z., Wang, D., Chen, C., Wang, X., Chen, X. & Nian, Q., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Materials Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
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

28 Scopus 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

20 Scopus citations

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

7 Scopus citations

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., Mar 15 2018, In : Advanced Materials. 30, 11, 1705840.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

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

5 Scopus citations
2017

Comparison of scanning laser annealing and microwave annealing for As+ implanted Si

Zhao, Z., Hilman, J., Oropeza, M., Nian, Q. & Alford, T., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Nanotechnology and Microelectronics. 35, 1, 011202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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., Jul 26 2017, In : Advanced Materials. 29, 28, 1605506.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

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

15 Scopus 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

10 Scopus citations
2016

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

56 Scopus 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

6 Scopus citations

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

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

29 Scopus 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

40 Scopus 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

2 Scopus citations
2015

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

49 Scopus citations

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

3 Scopus citations

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

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

14 Scopus 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

11 Scopus 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

9 Scopus 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

1 Scopus 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

2 Scopus 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

21 Scopus 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

15 Scopus 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

2 Scopus citations
2014

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

9 Scopus 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., Jan 1 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), (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; vol. 1).

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

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

2 Scopus citations

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. (2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014).

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

2 Scopus 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

21 Scopus 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

8 Scopus citations

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., Jan 1 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), V002T02A093. (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; vol. 2).

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

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus 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

50 Scopus 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

29 Scopus citations
2013

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

11 Scopus 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

7 Scopus 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

6 Scopus citations
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., Dec 1 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. (ASME 2012 International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference Collocated with the 40th North American Manufacturing Research Conference and in Participation with the Int. Conf., MSEC 2012).

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

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., Dec 1 2012, Nanostructured Thin Films V. 846505. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8465).

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

5 Scopus 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

32 Scopus citations
2010

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

26 Scopus 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

45 Scopus citations
2009

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

32 Scopus citations