Book Chapters

Invited review papers

Refereed Journal papers

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007-2001 Before 2001

 

Book Chapters:

1. Q.H. Wu, C.D. Wang, J.G. Ren, B. Qu, M.L. Huang, G. Hong, W.J. Zhang*, “Graphene grown with plasma enhanced process and its applications in lithium-ion batteries” in Graphene Science Handbook : Fabrication Methods edited by M. Aliofkhazraei et al.,  Taylor & Francis Inc (May 2016).

2. W.J. Zhang, Y.M. Chong, B. He, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Cubic boron nitride films: properties and applications” in V.K. Sarin (Editor-in-Chief) & C.E. Nebel (Vol. Ed.), Comprehensive Hard Materials (pp. 607-639). Elsevier (2014).

3. B. He, W.J. Zhang*, “II–VI semiconductors and their device applications” in Handbook of Chalcogen Chemistry- New Perspectives in Sulfur, Selenium and Tellurium, edited by F. Devillanova and W.W. du Mont, RSC Publishing, 2013.

Invited review papers:

1. J. Xu, Z.H. Chen, J.A. Zapien, C.S. Lee,* and W.J. Zhang*, “Surface engineering of ZnO nanostructures for semiconductor-sensitized solar cells” Adv. Mater. 26 (2014) 5337.

2. G. Hong, Q.H. Wu, J.G. Ren, C.D. Wang, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Recent progress in organicmolecule/graphene interfaces” Nano Today 8 (2013) 388.

3. B. He, Y. Yang, M.F. Yuen, X.F. Chen, C.S. Lee, W. J. Zhang*, “Vertical nanostructure arrays by plasma etching for applications in biology, energy, and electronics” Nano Today 8 (2013) 265.

4. J. S. Jie, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, S. T. Lee, “One-dimensional II-VI nanostructures: synthesis, properties and optoelectronic applications” Nano Today 5 (2010) 313.

5. W.J. Zhang, Y. M. Chong, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, “Nucleation, growth and characterization of cubic boron nitride (cBN) films” J. Phys. D: Applied Phys. 40 (2007) 6159-6174.

6. W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, and S.T. Lee “Recent Advances in Cubic Boron Nitride Deposition” (the figure is selected to be the cover page) MRS Bulletin 28 (2003) 184.

7. S. Matsumoto and W.J. Zhang, “CBN synthesis by bias assisted plasma jet CVD in an Ar-N2-BF3-H2 gas system”, New Diamond and Frontier Carbon Technology 11 (2001) 1.

Refereed Journal papers:

2016

299. G.P. Li, H. Wang, T. Zhang, L.F. Mi, Y.G. Zhang, Z.P. Zhang, W.J. Zhang,* Y. Jiang,* “Solvent-polarity-engineered controllable synthesis of highly-fluorescent cesium lead halide perovskite quantum dots and their use in white light emitting diodes” Adv. Funct. Mater. 26 (2016) 8478.

298. J.A. Huang, Y.Q. Zhao, X.Y. Zhu, and W.J. Zhang, “Averaging effect on improving signal reproducibility of gap-based and gap-free SERS substrates based on ordered Si nanowire arrays” RSC Adv. 7 (2017) 5297.

297. W.P. Kang, Denis Y. W. Yu, P.K. Lee, Z.Y. Zhang, H.D. Bian, W.Y. Li, T.W. Ng, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “P2-Type NaxCu0.15Ni0.20Mn0.65O2 Cathodes with High Voltage for High-Power and Long-Life Sodium-Ion Batteries” ACS Appl. Mater. Interface 8 (2016) 31661.

296. H.D. Bian, Y.Y. Tian, C. Lee, M.-F. Yuen, W.J. Zhang, Y.Y. Li, “Mesoporous SnO2 nanostructures of ultrahigh surface areas by novel anodization”  ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8 (2016) 28862.

295. Y. Cai, H.E. Wang*, S.Z. Huang, M.F. Yuen, H.H. Cai, C. Wang, Y. Yu, Y. Li, W.J. Zhang*, B.L. Su*, “Porous TiO2 urchins for high performance Li-ion battery electrode: facile synthesis, characterization and structural evolution” Electrochimica Acta 210 (2016) 206.

294. L.E. Fisher, Y. Yang, M.F. Yuen, W.J. Zhang, A.H. Nobbs, and B. Su,  “Bactericidal activity of biomimetic diamond nanocone surfaces” Biointerphases, 11 (2016) 011014.

293. XY Zhu, MF Yuen, FJ Ai, L Yan, Y Yang, KN Yu, G Zhu*, WJ Zhang*, X Chen*, “The potential influence of using diamond nanoneedle arrays for intracellular delivery on cell physiology”, Adv. Healthcare Mater.  5 (2016) 1157.

292. J.A. Huang, Y.L. Zhang*, Y.Q. Zhao, X.L. Zhang, M.L. Sun, and W.J. Zhang*, “Superhydrophobic SERS chip based on Ag coated natural taro-leaf” Nanoscale 8 (2016) 11487.

291. C.D. Wang, M.H. Lan, Y. Zhang, H.D. Bian, M.F. Yuen, K. Ostrikov, J.J. Jiang, W.J.  Zhang, Y.Y. Li, and J. Lu, “Fe1−xS/C nanocomposites from sugarcane waste-derived microporous carbon for high-performance lithium ion batteries” Green Chem. 18 (2016) 3029.

290. J.F. Zhang, W.C. Chen, S. Kalytchuk, K.F. Li, R. Chen, C. Adachi, Z. Chen, A.L. Rogach, G.Y. Zhu, P.K.N. Yu, W.J. Zhang, K.W. Cheah, X.H. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Self-assembly of electron donor-acceptor-based carbazole derivatives: novel fluorescent organic nanoprobes for both one- and two-photon cellular imaging” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8 (23016) 11355.

290. C.D. Wang, J.G. Ren, H. Chen, Y. Zhang, K. Ostrikov, W.J. Zhang, Y. Li, “Synthesis of high-quality mesoporous silicon particles for enhanced lithium storage performance” Mater. Chem. Phys. 173 (2016) 89.

289. W.Y. Li, Z.Y. Zhang, Y.B. Tang*, H.D. Bian, T.W. Ng, W.J. Zhang*, C.S. Lee*, “Graphene-nanowall-decorated carbon felt with excellent electrochemical activity toward VO2+/VO2+ couple for all vanadium redox flow battery” Adv. Sci. 3 (2016) 1500276.

288. Z.T. Shi, W.P. Kang, J. Xu, Y.W. Sun, M. Jiang, T.W. Ng, H.T. Xue, D.Y.W. Yu, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Hierarchical nanotubes assembled from MoS2-carbon monolayer sandwiched superstructure nanosheets for high-performance sodium ion batteries” Nano Energy 22 (2016) 27.

287. Y.X. Xu, W.Y. Li, F. Zhang, X.L. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee and Y.B. Tang, “In situ incorporation of FeS nanoparticles/carbon nanosheets composite with an interconnected porous structure as a high-performance anode for lithium ion batteries” J. Mater Chem. A 4 (2016) 3697.

286. K.C. Wang, G.D. Yuan, R.W. Wu, H.X. Lu, Z.Q. Liu, T.B. Wei, J.X. Wang, J.M. Li, W.J. Zhang, “GaN nanowire arrays by a patterned metal-assisted chemical etching” J Cryst. Growth. 440 (2016) 96.

285. R.J. Zou, M.F. Yuen, L. Yu, J.Q. Hu*, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “Electrochemical energy storage application and degradation analysis of carbon-coated hierarchical NiCo2S4 core-shell nanowire arrays grown directly on graphene/nickel foam” Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 20264.

2015

284. X.K. Liu, Z. Chen, J. Qing, W.J. Zhang, B. Wu, H.L. Tam, F.R. Zhu, X.H. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Remanagement of singlet and triplet excitons in single-emissive-layer hybrid white organic light-emitting devices using thermally activated delayed fluorescent blue exciplex”, Adv. Mater. 27 (2015) 7079.

283. Z.Y. Zhang, W.Y. Li, M.F. Yuen, T.W. Ng, Y.B. Tang, C.S. Lee, X.F. Chen* and W.J. Zhang*, “Hierarchical composite structure of few-layers MoS2 nanosheets supported by vertical graphene on carbon cloth for high-performance hydrogen evolution reaction” Nano Energy 18 (2015) 196.

282. W.P. Kang, Z.Y. Zhang, P.K. Lee, T.W. Ng, W.Y. Li, Y.B. Tang, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee and D.Y.W. Yu, “Copper substituted P2-type Na0.67CuxMn1-xO2: a stable high-power sodium-ion battery cathode” J. Mater. Chem. A 3 (2015) 22846.

281. Z.T. Shi, W.P. Kang , J. Xu, L.L. Sun, C.Y. Wu, L. Wang, Y.Q. Yu, D. Y.W. Yu, W.J. Zhang, and C.S. Lee,  “In situ carbon-doped Mo(Se0.85S0.15)2 hierarchical nanotubes as stable anodes for high-performance sodium-ion batteries”, Small 11 (2015) 5667.

280. J. F. Zhang, Y.C. Liang, X.D. Lin, X.Y. Zhu, L. Yan, S.L. Li, X. Yang, G.Y. Zhu, A.L. Rogach, P.K.N. Yu, P. Shi, L.C. Tu, C.C. Chang, X.H. Zhang, X.F. Chen, W.J. Zhang, and C. S. Lee, “Self-monitoring and self-delivery of photosensitizer-doped nanoparticles for highly effective combination cancer therapy in vitro and in vivo” ACS Nano 9 (2015) 9741.

279. Z.X. Wang, Y. Yang, Z. Xu, Y. Wang, W.J. Zhang*, and P. Shi*, “Interrogation of cellular innate immunity by diamond-nanoneedle-assisted intracellular molecular fishing”, Nano Lett 15 (2015) 7058.

278. M.H. Lan, Y.F. Di, X.Y. Zhu, T.W. Ng, J. Xia, W.M. Liu*, X.M. Meng, P.F. Wang, C.S. Lee,  and W.J. Zhang*, “Carbon dot-based fluorescence turn-on sensor for hydrogen peroxide with a photo-induced electron transfer mechanism” Chem. Comm. 51 (2015) 15574.

277. Z.Y. Zhang, W.Y. Li, T.W. Ng, W.P. Kang, C.S. Lee, and W.J. Zhang*, “Iron (II) molybdate (FeMoO4) nanorods as high-performance anode of lithium ion battery: structural and chemical evolutions upon cycling” J. Mater. Chem. A. 3 (2015) 20527.

276. X.Y. Zhu, S.Y. Kwok, M. F. Yuen, L. Yan, W. Chen, Y. Yang, Z.G. Wang, K. N. Yu, G.Y. Zhu*, W.J.  Zhang*, X.F. Chen*, “Dense diamond nanoneedle arrays for enhanced intracellular delivery of drug molecules to cell lines” J. Mater. Sci. 50 (2015) 7800.

275. C.D. Wang, Y. Li*, K. Ostrikov, Y.G. Yang, W.J. Zhang*, “Synthesis of SiC decorated carbonaceous nanorods and its hierarchical composites Si@SiC@C for high-performance lithium ion batteries” J.  Alloys and Compounds 646 (2015) 966.

274. S.J. Zhao, M.H. Lan, X.Y. Zhu, H.T. Xue, T.W. Ng, X.M. Meng*, C.S. Lee, P.F. Wang, W.J. Zhang*,  "Green Synthesis of Bifunctional Fluorescent Carbon Dots from Garlic for Cellular Imaging and Free Radicals Scavenging" ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 7 (2015) 17054.

273. J. Xu, Q.D. Yang, W.P. Kang, X. Huang, C.Y. Wu, L. Wang, L.B. Luo, W.J. Zhang, C.S, Lee, “Water evaporation induced conversion of CuSe Nanoflakes to Cu2-xSe hierarchical columnar superstructures for high performance solar cell applications”, Part. Part. Syst. Charact. 32 (2015) 840.  

272. M.H. Lan, J.F. Zhang, X.Y. Zhu, P.F. Wang*, X.F. Chen*, C.S. Lee, and W.J. Zhang*, “Highly stable organic fluorescent nanorods for living cell imaging” Nano Research  8 (2015) 2380.

271. J. Xu, Xia Yang, Qing-Dan Yang, Xing Huang, Yongbing Tang, Wenjun Zhang, Chun-Sing Lee,* Controllable Synthesis of Bandgap-Tunable CuSxSe1-x Nanoplate Alloys. Chem. Asian J. 10 (2015) 1490.

270. R.J. Zou, Z.Y. Zhang, M.F. Yuen, M.L. Sun, J.Q. Hu*, C.S. Lee and W.J. Zhang*, “Three-dimensional networked NiCo2S4 nanosheet arrays/carbon cloth anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries” NPG Asia Mater. 7 (2015) e195.

269. J. C. Qian, Z.F. Zhou, W.J. Zhang, K.Y. Li, I. Bello, L. Martinu, J.E. Klemberg-Sapieha, “Microstructure and tribo-mechanical properties of Ti-B-C nanocomposite films prepared by magnetron sputtering” Surf. Coat. Technol. 270 (2015) 290.

268. B. He, T.W. Ng, M.F. Lo, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “Surface transfer doping of cubic boron nitride films by MoO3 and tetrafluoro-tetracyanoquinodimethane (F4-TCNQ)” ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces 7 (2015) 9851.

267. W.P. Kang, D.Y.W. Yu, W.Y. Li, Z.Y. Zhang, X. Yang, T.W. Ng, R.J. Zou, Y. B. Tang, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Nanostructured porous manganese carbonate spheres with capacitive effects on the high lithium storage capability” Nanoscale 7 (2015) 10146.

266. J. C. Qian, Z.F. Zhou, C. Yan, D.J. Li, K.Y. Li, S. Descartes, R. Chromik, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, L. Martinu, J.E. Klemberg-Sapieha, “Tailoring the mechanical and tribological properties of sputtered boron carbide films via the B1-xCx composition” Surf. Coat. Technol. 267 (2015) 2.

265. Q.D.  Yang, W.D. Dou, C.D. Wang, H.W. MO, M.F. Lo, M.F. Yuen, T.W. Ng, W.J. Zhang, S.W. Tsang , C.S. Lee, “Effects of graphene defect on electronic structures of its interface with organic semiconductor” Appl. Phys. Lett. 106 (2015) 133502

264. W.Y. Li , Y.B. Tang, W.P. Kang, Z.Y. Zhang, X. Yang , Y. Zhu, W.J. Zhang, and C.S. Lee, “Core–shell Si/C nanospheres embedded in bubble sheet-like carbon film with enhanced performance as lithium ion battery anodes” Small 11 (2015) 1345.

263. J.L. Xu, C.D. Wang, J.B. Liu, S. Xu, W.J. Zhang*, and Y. Lu*, “Facile fabrication of a novel nanoporous Au/AgO composite for electrochemical double-layer capacitor” RSC Adv. 5 (2015) 38995.

262. H. Wang, J.T. Wang, Z.X. Cao, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee, X.H. Zhang, “A surface curvature oscillation model for vapor-liquid-solid growth of periodic one-dimensional nanostructures” Nat. Comm. 6 (2015) 6412.

261. L.L. Ma, R. Ma, Y.P. Wang, X.Y. Zhu, J.L. Zhang, H.C. Chan, X.F. Chen, W.J. Zhang, S.K. Chiu, and G.Y. Zhu, “Chalcoplatin, a dual-targeting and p53 activator-containing anticancer platinum (IV) prodrug with unique mode of action”, Chem. Comm. 51 (2015) 6301. (featured on back cover)

260. Y. Yang, M.F. Yuen, X.F. Chen,* S.S. Xu, Y.B. Tang and W.J. Zhang*, “Fabrication of arrays of high-aspect-ratio diamond nanoneedles via maskless ECR-assisted microwave plasma etching”, CrystEngComm 17 (2015) 2791. (featured on front cover)

259. Z.Y. Zhang, W.Y. Li, R.J. Zou, W.P. Kang, Y.S. Chui, M.F. Yuen, C.S. Lee, and W.J.  Zhang*, “Layer-stacked cobalt ferrite (CoFe2O4) mesoporous platelets for high-performance lithium ion battery anodesJ. Mater. Chem. A. 3 (2015) 6990.

258. Y.Q. Zhao, Y.L. Zhang*, J.A. Huang, Z.Y. Zhang, X.F. Chen*, W.J. Zhang*, “Plasmonic nanopillar array embedded microfluidic chips: an in-situ SERS monitoring platform” J. Mater. Chem. A. 3 (2015) 6408.

257. B. Li, Y.X. Zhang, K.C. Ye, J.B. Qin, R.J. Zou, K.B. Xu, X.J. Huang, Z.Y. Xiao, W.J. Zhang*, and J.Q. Hu* “Photothermal theragnosis synergistic therapy based on bimetal sulphide nanocrystals rather than nanocomposites, Adv. Mater. 27 (2015)1339.

256. M.H. Lan, W.M. Liu, J. C. Ge, J.S. Wu, J.Y. Sun, W.J. Zhang, P.F. Wang, “A selective fluorescent and colorimetric dual-responses chemosensor for streptomycin based on polythiophene derivative” Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 136 (2015) 871.

255. R.J. Zou, Z.Y. Zhang, M.F. Yuen, J.Q. Hu*, C.S. Lee, and W.J. Zhang* “Dendritic heterojunction nanowire arrays for high-performance supercapacitors” Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 7862.

254. Lifang He, Ning Du, Xia Yang, Ruguang Ma, Chundong Wang, Yangyang Li, Xianfeng Chen, and Wenjun Zhang*, “A facile synthesis of graphene-supported mesoporous TiO2 hybrid sheets with uniform coverage and controllable pore diameters”, Microporous & Mesoporous Materials 206 (2015) 95.

253. R.J. Zou, M.F. Fung Yuen, Z.Y. Zhang, J.Q. Hu, W.J. Zhang,* “Three-dimensional networked NiCo2O4/MnO2 branched nanowire heterostructure arrays on nickel foam with enhanced supercapacitor performance” J. Mater. Chem. A. 3 (2015) 1717.

252. M. H. Lan, J.F. Zhang, Y.S. Chui, H. Wang, Q.D. Yang, X.Y. Zhu, H.X. Wei, W.M. Liu, J.C. Ge, P.F. Wang,* X.F. Chen, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “A Recyclable Carbon Nanoparticles-Based Fluorescent Probe for Highly Selective and Sensitive Detection of Mercapto Biomolecules” J. Mater. Chem. B 3 (2015) 127.

2014

251. M.H. Lan, J.F. Zhang, Y.S. Chui, P.F. Wang,* X.F. Chen, C.S. Lee, H.L. Kwong, and W.J. Zhang*, “Carbon nanoparticles based ratiometric fluorescent sensor for detecting mercury ions in aqueous media and living cells” ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces 6 (2014).

250. M. H. Lan, J.F. Zhang, Y.S. Chui, H. Wang, Q.D. Yang, X.Y. Zhu, H.X. Wei, W.M. Liu, J.C. Ge, P.F. Wang,* X.F. Chen, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “A Recyclable Carbon Nanoparticles-Based Fluorescent Probe for Highly Selective and Sensitive Detection of Mercapto Biomolecules” J. Mater. Chem. B (2014).

249. J. Xu, H.T. Xue, X. Yang, H.X. Wei, W.Y. Li, Z.P. Li, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Synthesis of honeycomb-like mesoporous pyrite FeS2 microspheres as efficient counter electrode in quantum dots sensitized solar cells” Small 10 (2014) 4754.

248. L. Niu, K. Li, H. Zhen, Y.S. Chui, W.J. Zhang, F. Yan, Z. J. Zheng, “Salt-assisted high-throughput synthesis of single- and few-layer transition metal dichalcogenides and their applications in organic solar cells”, Small 10 (2014) 4651.

247. H.Q. Huang, R. Chen, J.L. Ma, L. Yan, Y.Q. Zhao, Y. Wang, W.J. Zhang*, J. Fan*, X.F. Chen*, “Graphitic carbon nitride solid nanofilms for selective and recyclable sensing of Cu2+ and Ag+”, Chem. Comm. 50 (2014) 15415.

246. J. C. Qian, S.K. Jha*, B. Q. Wang, E. V. Jelenković, I. Bello, J. E. Klemberg-Sapieha, L. Martinu and W. J. Zhang*, “High quality BCN/ZnO nanorods p-n heterojunctions based on magnetron sputtered BCN films” Appl. Phys. Lett. 105 (2014) 192104.

245. T.T. Gao, S.W. Ng, X.Q. Liu, L.Y. Niu, Z. Xie, R.S. Guo, C.J. Chen, X.C. Zhou, J. Ma, W. Jin, Y.S. Chui, W.J. Zhang, F. Zhou, Z.J. Zheng, "Transferable, Transparent and Functional Polymer@Graphene 2D Objects" NPG Asia Materials 6 (2014) e130.

244. C.D. Wang, J.L. Xu, M.F. Yuen, J. Zhang, Y.Y. Li, X.F. Chen*, and W.J. Zhang*, “Hierarchical composite electrodes of nickel oxide nanoflake-three-dimensional graphene for high-performance pseudocapacitors” Adv. Funct. Mater. 24 (2014) 6372.

243. J. Xu, X. Yang, Q.D. Yang, W.J. Zhang, and C.-S. Lee, “Phase Conversion from Hexagonal CuSySe1-y to Cubic Cu2-xSySe1-y: Composition Variation, Morphology Evolution, Optical Tuning, and Solar Cell Applications” ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces 6 (2014) 16352.

242. F. Xu, M.F. Yuen, B. He, C.D. Wang, X.R. Zhao, X.L. Tang, D.W. Zuo*, W.J. Zhang*, “Microstructure and tribological properties of cubic boron nitride films on Si3N4 inserts via boron-doped diamond buffer layers”, Diamond and Relat. Mater. 49 (2014) 9.

241. T.W. Ng, M.F. Lo, M.K. Fung, W.J. Zhang and C.S. Lee, "Charge transfer complex and their role in exciplex emission and near-infrared photovoltaic"” Adv. Mater. 26 (2014) 5569.

240. L. Yan, Y. Yang, W.J. Zhang, and X.F. Chen, “Advanced materials and nanotechnology for drug delivery” Adv. Mater. 26 (2014) 5533.

239. Z.J. Zheng, J.F. Wang, V. W.W. Yam, W.J. Zhang, B.Z. Tang and R. M. S. Wong, “Hong Kong: An R&D Hub in Asia for Materials Science and Engineering”, Adv. Mater. 26 (2014) 5235.

238. J.C. Ge, M.H. Lan, B.J. Zhou, W.M. Liu, L. Guo, H. Wang, Q.Y. Jia, G.L. Niu, X. Huang, H.Y. Zhou, X.M. Meng, P.F. Wang*, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, X.D. Han, “A graphene quantum dot photodynamic therapy agent with high singlet oxygen generation”, Nat. Comm. 5 (2014) 4596.

237. Y. Wang, Y. Yang, L. Yan, S.Y. Kwok, W. Li, Z.G. Wang, X.Y. Zhu, G.Y. Zhu, W.J. Zhang*, X.F. Chen* and P. Shi*, “Poking cells for efficient vector-free intracellular delivery” Nat. Comm. 5 (2014) 4466.

236. B. He, M. Qiu, M. F. Yuen, W. J. Zhang*, “Electrical properties and electronic structure of Si-implanted hexagonal boron nitride films”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105 (2014) 012104.

235. R.J. Zou, Z.Y. Zhang, Q. Liu, J.Q. Hu, L.W. Sang, M.Y. Liao, and W.J.  Zhang, “High detectivity solar-blind high-temperature deep-ultraviolet photodetector based on multi-layered (l00) facet-oriented β -Ga2O3 nanobelts” Small 10 (2014) 1848.

234. Y.Q. Zhao, J.A. Huang, Z.Y. Zhang, X.F. Chen*, W.J. Zhang*, "Quantitative Analysis of Multiplex-Components and Double Strand DNA by Wide-Range Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Based on Ordered Ag/Si Nanowire Arrays" J Mater. Chem. A. 2 (2014) 10218. reported up to here in annual report 2013-14

233. T. Wang, S. Handschuh-Wang, Y. Yang, H. Zhuang, C. Schlemper, D. Wesner, H. Schoenherr, W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, “Controlled Surface Chemistry of Diamond/beta-SiC Composite Films for Preferential Protein Adsorption” Langmuir 39 (2014) 1089.

232. J.G. Ren, C.D. Wang, Q.H. Wu,* X. Liu, Y. Yang, L.F. He, and W.J. Zhang* “Silicon nanowires-reduced graphene oxide composite as a high-performance lithium ion battery anode material” Nanoscale 6 (2014) 3353.

2013

231. Qianzhi Wang, Fei Zhou, Zhifeng Zhou, Chundong Wang, Wenjun Zhang, Lawrence Kwok-Yan Li, Shuit-Tong Lee. Effect of titanium or chromium content on the electrochemical properties of amorphous carbon coatings in simulated body fluid. Electrochimica Acta 112 (2013) 603-611.

230. C.D. Wang, Y.S. Chui, Y. Li, X.F. Chen,* W.J. Zhang*, “Binder-free Ge-3D graphene electrodes for high-rate capacity Li-ion batteries” Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (2013) 253903.

229. J.A. Huang, Y.Q. Zhao, X.J. Zhang, L.F. He, T.L. Wong, Y.S. Chui, W.J. Zhang,* S.T. Lee*, “Ordered Ag/Si nanowires array: wide-range surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy for reproducible biomolecule detection” Nano Lett. 13 (2013) 5039.

228. Q.H. Wu, Y.Q. Zhao, G. Hong, J.G. Ren, C.D. Wang, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Electronic structure of MoO3-x/graphene interface”, Carbon, 65 (2013) 46.

227. T.W. Ng, Q.D. Yang, H.W. Mo, M.F.Lo, W.J. Zhang, and C.S. Lee, “Molybdenum oxides: wide-spectral photoresponse of black molybdenum oxide photodetector via sub-bandgap electronic transition” Adv. Opt. Mater. 1 (2013) 778.

226. T.W. Ng, C.Y. Chan, Q.D. Yang, H.X. Wei, M.F. Lo, V.A.L. Roy, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Charge interaction and interfacial electronic structures in a solid-state dye-sensitized solar cell” Org. Electron. 14 (2013) 2743.

225. C.D. Wang, Y. Li, Y.S. Chui, Q.H. Wu,* X.F. Chen and W.J. Zhang*, “Three-dimensional Sn–graphene anode for high-performance lithium-ion batteries” Nanoscale 5 (2013) 10599.

224. J.Z. Kong, Z. Wang, C.Y. Luan, M.L. Wang, F. Zhou, X.M. Wu, W.J. Zhang, K.J. Zhu, J.H. Qiu, J.A. Zapien, S.T. Lee, “Influence of annealing temperature on the structural and optical properties of highly-oriented Al and Er co-doped ZnO films”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics 24 (2013) 3868.

223. C. Yan, J.C. Qian, T.W. Ng, Z.F. Zhou, K.Y. Li, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, L. Martinu, J.E. Klemberg-Sapieha, “Sputter deposition of hard quaternary Al-Mg-B-Ti nanocomposite films” Surface & Coatings Technology 232 (2013) 535.

222. Y. Yang, J.G. Ren*, X. Wang, Y.S. Chui, Q.H. Wu, X.F. Chen, and W.J. Zhang*, “Graphene encapsulated and SiC reinforced silicon nanowires as an anode material for lithium ion batteries” Nanoscale 5 (2013) 8689.

221. C.D. Wang, Y.-S. Chui, R.g. Ma, T.L. Wong, J.G. Ren*, Q.H. Wu, X.F. Chen and W.J. Zhang*, “Three-dimensional graphene scaffold supported thin film silicon anode for lithium-ion battery”, J. Mater. Chem. A 1 (2013) 10092.

220. C. Xie, X.Z. Zhang, Y.M. Wu, X.J. Zhang,* X.W. Zhang,Y. Wang, W.J. Zhang,* P. Gao, Y.Y. Han and J.S. Jie,* “Surface passivation and band engineering: a way toward high efficiency graphene-planar Si solar cells” J. Mater. Chem. A 1 (2013) 8567.

219. Q.Z. Wang, F. Zhou, X.D. Ding, Z.F. Zhou, W.J. Zhang, L. K.Y. Li, S.T. Lee, “Structure and water-lubricated tribological properties of Cr containing amorphous carbon coatings with varying Cr content” Tribology International 67 (2013) 104-115.

218. X.F. Chen*, G.Y. Zhu*, Y. Yang, B.L. Wang, L. Yan, K. Y. Zhang, K. K. W. Lo, W.J. Zhang*, “A diamond nanoneedle array for potential high-throughput intracellular delivery” Adv. Healthcare Mater. 2 (2013) 1103.

217. Q.Z. Wang, F. Zhou, X.D. Ding, Z.F. Zhou, W.J. Zhang, L. K.Y. Li, S.T. Lee, Influences of ceramic mating balls on the tribological properties of Cr/a-c coatings with low chromium content in water lubrication” Wear 303(2013)354-360.

216. X.Z. Zhang, C. Xie, J.S. Jie,* X.W. Zhang, Y.M. Wu, and W.J. Zhang*, “High-efficiency graphene/Si nanoarray Schottky junction solar cells via surface modification and graphene doping” J. Mater. Chem. A 1 (2013) 6593. reported up to here in annual report 2012-13

215. E.Y.W. Chong, C.Y.P. Ng, V.W.Y. Choi, L. Yan, Y. Yang, W.J. Zhang, K.W.K. Yeung, X.F. Chen, K.N. Yu, “Diamond nanocone array for improved osteoblastic differentiation” J. Mater Chem. B 1 (2013) 3390.

214. M.H. Lan, W.M. Liu, Y. Wang, J.C. Ge, J.S. Wu, H.Y. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, J.H. Chen, P.F. Wang, “Copolythiophene-derived colorimetric and fluorometric sensor for lysophosphatidic acid based on the multipoint interactions”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces  5 (2013) 2283.

213. C. Yan, S.K. Jha, J.C. Qian, Z.F. Zhou, B. He, T.W. Ng, K.Y. Li, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, J.E. Klemberg-Sapieha, and L. Martinu, “Electronic structure and electrical transport in ternary Al-Mg-B films prepared by magnetron sputtering” Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (2013) 122110.

212. Q.Z. Wang, F. Zhou, X.D. Ding, Z.F. Zhou, C.D. Wang W.J. Zhang, L.K.Y. Li, S.T. Lee, “Microstructure and water-lubricated friction and wear properties of CrN(C) coatings with different carbon contents” Appl. Surf. Sci. 268 (2013) 579

211. J.G. Ren, Q.H. Wu, G. Hong, W.J. Zhang, H.M. Wu, K. Amine, J.B. Yang, S.T. Lee, “Silicon-Graphene Composite Anode for High-Energy Lithium Batteries” Energy Technology 1 (2013) 77.(not reported in 2013)

210. S.T. Han, Y. Zhou, C.D. Wang, L.F. He, W.J. Zhang, V.A.L. Roy, “Layer-by-layer assembled reduced graphene oxide-gold nanoparticle hybrid double floating gate structure for low voltage flexible flash memories”  Adv. Mater. 25 (2013) 872.

209. G. Hong, Q.H. Wu, C.D. Wang, J.G. Ren, T.T. Xu, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Surface doping of nitrogen atoms on graphene via molecular precursor” Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (2013) 051610.

208. J.G. Ren, Q.H. Wu, H. Tang, G. Hong, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Germanium–graphene composite anode for high-energy lithium batteries with long cycle life” J. Mater. Chem. A 1 (2013) 1821.

207. C.D. Wang, Y.G. Zhou, L.F. He, T.W. Ng, G. Hong, Q.H. Wu,* F. Gao, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang,*In situ nitrogen-doped graphene grown from polydimethylsiloxane by plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition” Nanoscale  5 (2013) 600 – 605.

2012

206. C.D. Wang, Q.N. Zhang, Q.H. Wu, T.W. Ng, T.L. Wong, J.G. Ren, Z.C. Shi, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “Facile synthesis of laminate-structured graphene sheets-Fe3O4 nanocomposites with superior high reversible specific capacity and cyclic stability for lithium-ion batteries”, RCS Advances 2 (2012) 10680.

205. Z. Q. Yao*, S. L. Liu, L. Zhang, B. He, A. Kumar, X. Jiang, W.J. Zhang*, G. Shao, “Room temperature fabrication of p-channel Cu2O thin-film transistors on flexible polyethylene terephthalate substrates”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101 (2012) 042114.

204. J. Xu, X. Yang, Q.D. Yang, T.L. Wong, S.T. Lee, W.J. Zhang and C.S. Lee,  “Arrays of CdSe sensitized ZnO/ZnSe nanocables for efficient solar cells with high open-circuit voltage”, J. Mater. Chem. 22 (2012) 13373. reported up to here in annual report 2011-12

203. M.H. Lan, W.M. Liu, J.C. Ge, J.S. Wu, Y.F. Bi, W.J. Zhang,* H.J. Wang, and P.F. Wang*,A polythiophene-derived ratiometric fluorescent sensor for highly sensitive determination of carbenicillin in aqueous solution” Chem. Comm. 48 (2012) 6818.

202. C.D. Wang, M.F. Yuen, T.W. Ng, S.K. Jha, Z.Z. Lu, S.Y. Kwok, T.L. Wong, X. Yang, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “Plasma-assisted growth and nitrogen doping of graphene films” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (2012) 253107.

201. Q.Z. Wang, F. Zhou, Z.F. Zhou, Y. Yang, C. Yan, C.D. Wang, W.J. Zhang, L. K. Y. Li, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Influence of carbon content on the microstructure and tribological properties of TiN(C) coatings in water lubrication” Surface & Coatings Technology 206 (2012) 3777.

200. Q.Z. Wang, F. Zhou, Z.F. Zhou, Y. Yang, C. Yan, C.D. Wang, W.J. Zhang, L. K. Y. Li, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Influence of Ti content on the structure and tribological properties of Ti-DLC coatings in water lubrication” Diamond Relat. Mater. 25 (2012) 163.

199. C. P. Liu, Z. H. Chen, H. E. Wang, S. K. Jha, W. J. Zhang, I. Bello, and J. A. Zapien, “Enhanced performance by incorporation of zinc oxide nanowire array for organic-inorganic hybrid solar cells” Appl. Phys. Lett.  100 (2012) 243102. (selected for the Issue 26, Vol. 25, 2012 of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology)

198. C.D. Wang.K. Jha, Z.H. Chen, T.W. Ng, Y.K. Liu, M.F. Yuen, Z.Z. Lu, S.Y. Kwok, J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang*, “Construction and evaluation of high-quality n-ZnO nanorod/p-diamond heterojunctions”  J. Nanoscience Nanotechnology 12 (2012) 4560.

197. Z. H. Chen , S. Y. Yeung , H. Li, J. C. Qian , W. J. Zhang , Y. Y. Li, and I. Bello, “Controlled growth of ZnO/Zn1−xPbxSe core–shell nanowires and their interfacial electronic energy alignment” Nanoscale 4 (2012) 3154.

196. X. Xie, S.Y. Kwok, Z.Z. Lu, Y.K. Liu, Y.L. Cao, L.B. Luo, J.A. Zapien, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee, and W.J. Zhang,* “Visible-NIR photodetectors based on CdTe nanoribbons” Nanoscale 4 (2012) 2914.

195. S. Jha, C.D. Wang, C.Y. Luan, C.P. Liu, H. Bin, O. Kutsay, I. Bello, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Near-ultraviolet light-emitting devices using vertical ZnO nanorod arrays” J Electronic Mater. 41 (2012) 853.

194. M.H. Lan, J.S. Wu, W.M. Liu, W.J. Zhang,* J.C. Ge, H.Y. Zhang, J.Y. Sun, W.W. Zhao, and P.F. Wang,* “Copolythiophene-derived colorimetric and fluorometric sensor for visually supersensitive determination of Lipopolysaccharide” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134 (2012) 6685.

193. Y.B. Tang, L.C. Yin, Y. Yang, X.H. Xiang, Y.L. Cao, H.E. Wang, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, H.M. Cheng, C.S. Lee, “Tunable band gaps and p-type transport properties of boron-doped graphenes by controllable ion doping using reactive microwave plasma”,  ACS Nano 6 (2012) 1970.

192. C. P. Liu, H. E. Wang, T. W. Ng, Z. H. Chen, W. F. Zhang, C. Yan, Y. B. Tang, I. Bello, L. Martinu, W. J. Zhang, and S. K. Jha, “Hybrid photovoltaic cells based on ZnO/Sb2S3/P3HT heterojunctions” Phys. Stat. Solid. B 249 (2012) 627.

191. H. Wang, G.Z. Wang, P.F. Bao, S.L. Yang, W. Zhu, X. Xie, and W.J. Zhang, “Controllable synthesis of sub-millimeter single-crystal monolayer graphene domains on copper foils by suppressing nucleation” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134 (2012) 3627.

190. I. Bello, Y.M. Chong, Q. Ye, Y. Yang, B. He, O. Kutsay, H.E. Wang, C. Yan, S.K. Jha, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, “Materials with extreme properties: Their structuring and applications” Vacuum 86 (2012) 575.

189. W.W. Zhao, W.M. Liu, W.J. Zhang, L.T. Zeng, Z.Y. Fan, J.S. Wu and P.F. Wang, “A chromo- and fluorogenic sensor for probing the cancer biomarker lysophosphatidic acid” Analyst 137 (2012) 1853.

188. Z.Z. Lu, J. Xu, X. Xie, H.K. Wang, C.D. Wang, S.Y. Kwok, T.L. Wong, H. L. Kwong, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee, and W.J. Zhang*, “CdS/CdSe double-sensitized ZnO nanocable arrays synthesized by chemical solution method and their photovoltaic applications” J. Phys. Chem. C. 116 (2012) 2656.

187. Z. Q. Yao, B. He, L. Zhang, C. Q. Zhuang, T. W. Ng, S. L. Liu, M. Vogel, A. Kumar, W. J. Zhang,* C. S. Lee, S. T. Lee and X. Jiang,* “Energy band engineering and controlled p-type conductivity of CuAlO2 thin films by nonisovalent Cu-O alloying” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (2012) 062102.

2011

186. G Xu, Q.D. Yang, F.Y. Wang, W.F. Zhang, Y.B. Tang, N.B. Wong, S.T. Lee, W.J. Zhang, and C. S. Lee,  "Core-sheath organic nanocable constructed with master-slave molecular pair for optically-switched memories" Adv. Mater.23 (2011) 5059.

185. J. Xu, X. Yang, H.K. WONG, X. Chen, C.Y. Luan, Z.X. Xu, Z.Z. Lu, A.L. Roy Vellaisamy, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, “Arrays of ZnO/ZnxCd1-xSe nanocables: band gap engineering and photovoltaic applications” Nano Lett. 11 (2011) 4138.

184. X. Wang, K.Q.Peng, X.J. Pan, X. Chen, Y.Yang, L. Li, X.M. Meng, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “High-performance silicon nanowire array photoelectrochemical solar cells through surface passivation and modification” Angew. Chem. (Int. Ed.)  50 (2011) 9861-9865.

183. W.W. Zhao, W.M. Liu, J.C. Ge, J.S. Wu, W.J. Zhang,* X.M. Meng, and P.F. Wang*, “A novel fluorogenic hybrid material for selective sensing of thiophenols” J. Mater. Chem. 21 (2011) 13561.

182. Y. S. Zou*, Y. Yang, Y. L. Zhou, Z. X. Li, H. Yang, B. He, I. Bello, W. J. Zhang*, “Surface nanostructuring of boron-doped diamond films and their electrochemical performance”, J. Nanoscience Nanotechnology  11 (2011) 7914.

181. Z. H. Chen, C. P. Liu, H. E. Wang, Y. B. Tang, Z. T. Liu, W. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, J. A. Zapien, and I. Bello, “Electronic structure at the interfaces of vertically aligned zinc oxide nanowires and sensitizing layers in photochemical solar cells”,  J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 44 (2011) 325108.

180. W.M. Liu, H.Y. Zhang, P.F. Wang,* Q. Ye, Y. Yang, B. He, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, W.J. Zhang* “Functionalization of cubic boron nitride films with rhodamine B and their fluorescent properties” Appl. Phys. Lett. 99 (2011) 063103.

179. X. Chen, C.S. Lee, X.M. Meng* and W.J. Zhang* “Synthesis and optical properties of wurtzite ZnS nanorings” Mater. Lett.  65 (2011) 2585.

178. X. Chen, C.S. Lee, X.M. Meng* and W.J. Zhang* “Diameter- and shape-controlled ZnS/Si nanocables and Si nanotubes for SERS and photocatalytic applications,” J. Nanomater. 2011 (2011) 830157. reported up to here in annual report 2010-11

177. Y.B. Tang, X.H. Bo, J. X, Y.L. Cao, Z.H. Chen, H.S. Song, C.P. Liu, T.F. Hung, W.J. Zhang, H.M. Cheng, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, and C.S. Lee, “Tunable p-type conductivity and transport properties of AlN nanowires via Mg doping” ACS Nano 5 (2011) 3591.

176. M.H. Lan, J.S. Wu, W.M. Liu, H.Y. Zhang, W.J. Zhang∗, X.Q. Zhuang, P.F. Wang∗, “Highly sensitive fluorescent probe for thiols based on combination of PET and  ESIPT mechanisms” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 156 (2011)  332.

175. H. E. Wang, H. Cheng, C. P.  Liu, X. Chen, Q. L. Jiang, Z. G.  Lu, Y.Y. Li, C. Y. Chung, W.J. Zhang, J.A. Zapien, L. Martinu, I. Bello, “Facile synthesis and electrochemical characterization of porous and dense TiO2 nanospheres for lithium-ion battery applications” J. Power Sources 196 (2011) 6394.

174. S. Jha, J.C. Qian, O. Kutsay, J. Kovac Jr, C.Y. Luan, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, and I. Bello, “Violet-blue LEDs based on p-GaN/n-ZnO nanorods and their stability” Nanotechnol. 22 (2011) 245202.

173. C.Y. Luan, A. Vaneski, A. S. Susha, X. Q. Xu, H.E. Wang, X. Chen, J. Xu, W. J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, A. L. Rogach, and J. A. Zapien, “Facile solution growth of vertically aligned ZnO nanorods sensitized with aqueous CdS and CdSe quantum dots for photovoltaic applications” Nanoscale Res. Lett. 6 (2011) 340.

172. Y. Zhao, X.J. Zhang, J. Ye, L.M. Chen, S.P. Lau, W.J. Zhang, and S.T. Lee, “Metallo-dielectric photonic crystals for surface enhanced Raman scattering” ACS Nano 5 (2011) 3027.

171. Y. L. Cao, Z. T. Liu, L. M. Chen, Y. B. Tang, L. B. Luo, J. S. Jie, W. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, and C. S. Lee, “Single-crystalline ZnTe nanowires for application as high-performance Green/Ultraviolet photodetector” Optics Express, 19 (2011) 6100-6108.

170. Y.B. Zhou, B. He, Y. Yang, F. Wang, W.M. Liu, P.F. Wang*, W.J. Zhang*, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Construct hierarchical superhydrophobic silicon surfaces by chemical etching”, J. Nanoscience Nanotechnology 11 (2011) 2292.

169. H. S. Song, W. J. Zhang,* C. Cheng, Y. B. Tang, L. B. Luo, X. Chen, C. Y. Luan, X. M. Meng, J. A. Zapien, N. Wang, C. S. Lee, I. Bello, and S. T. Lee, “Controllable fabrication of three-dimensional radial ZnO nanowire/silicon microrod hybrid architectures” Crystal Growth & Design 11 (2011) 147 (Top 10 Most Read Articles for Q1 2011 for Crystal Growth & Design).

2010

168. J. Xu , Y.B. Tang, X. Chen, C.Y. Luan, W.F. Zhang, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, H.L. Kwong, X.M. Meng, S.T. Lee, and C.S. Lee, “Synthesis of homogeneously alloyed Cu2-x(SySe1-y) nanowire bundles with tunable compositions and bandgaps” Adv. Funct. Mater. 20 (2010) 4190.

167. J. Xu, C.Y. Luan, Y.B. Tang, X. Chen, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, H.L. Kwong, X.M. Meng,* S.T. Lee, and C.S. Lee,* “Low-temperature synthesis of CuInSe2 nanotube array on conducting glass substrates for solar cell application” ACS Nano 4 (2010) 6064.

166. G. D. Yuan, T. W. Ng, Y. B. Zhou, F. Wang, W.J.  Zhang*, Y. B. Tang, H. B. Wang, L. B. Luo, P.F. Wang*, I. Bello, C. S. Lee, S.T. Lee*, “p-type conductivity in silicon nanowires induced by heterojunction interface charge transfer” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (2010) 153126.

165. Y.B. Zhou, Y. Yang, W.M. Liu, Q. Ye,  B. He, Y.S. Zou, P.F. Wang,* X.J. Pan, W.J. Zhang,* I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Preparation of superhydrophobic nanodiamond and cubic boron nitride films” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (2010) 133110 (selected for the October 4, 2010 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology).

164. J. X. Wang, C. M. L. Wu, W. S. Cheung, L. B. Luo, Z. B. He, G. D. Yuan, W. J. Zhang, C. S. Lee, and S. T. Lee, “Synthesis of hierarchical porous ZnO disklike nanostructures for improved photovoltaic properties of dye-sensitized solar cells” J. Phys. Chem. C. 114 (2010) 13157.

163. C. Yan, Z.F. Zhou, Y.M. Chong, C.P. Liu, Z.T. Liu, K.Y. Li, I. Bello, O. Kutsay, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, “Synthesis and characterization of hard ternary AlMgB composite films prepared by sputter deposition” Thin Solid Film 518 (2010) 5372.

162. O. Kutsay, C. Yan, Y.M. Chong, Q. Ye, I. Bello, W.J. Zhang, J.A. Zapien, Z.F. Zhou, Y.K. Li, V. Garashchenko, A.G. Gontar, N.V. Novikov, S.T. Lee, “Studying Cubic Boron Nitride by Raman and Infrared Spectroscopies” Diamond Relat. Mater. 19 (2010) 968.

161. H. E. Wang, Z. H. Chen, Y. H. Leung, C. Y. Luan, C. P. Liu, Y. B. Tang, C. Yan, W. J. Zhang, J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, “Hydrothermal synthesis of ordered single-crystalline rutile TiO2 nanorod arrays on different substrates” Appl. Phys. Lett. 96 (2010) 263104. reported up to here in annual report 2009-10

160. Y. B. Tang, C. S. Lee, J. Xu, Z. T. Liu, Z. H. Chen, Z. B. He, Y. L. Cao, G. D. Yuan, H. S. Song, L. M. Chen, L. B. Luo, H. M. Cheng, W. J. Zhang, I. Bello, and S. T. Lee, “Incorporation of Graphenes in Nanostructured TiO2 Films via Molecular Grafting for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Application” ACS Nano 4 (2010) 3482.

159. G. D. Yuan, Y. B. Zhou, C. S. Guo, W. J. Zhang*, Y. B. Tang, Y. Q. Li, Z. H. Chen, Z. B. He, X. J. Zhang, P. F. Wang*, I. Bello, R. Q. Zhang, C. S. Lee and S. T. Lee*," Tunable Electrical Properties of Silicon Nanowires via Surface-Ambient Chemistry" ACS Nano 4 (2010) 3045.

158. J. Xu, C.S. Lee, Y.B. Tang, X. Chen, Z.H. Chen, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, W.X. Zhang, and Z.H. Yang, “Large scale synthesis and phase transformation of CuSe, CuInSe2 and CuInSe2/CuInS2 core/shell nanowire bundles” ACS Nano  4 (2010) 1845.  

157. S.K. Jha, C.P. Liu, Z.H. Chen, K.J. Chen, I. Bello, J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, "Integrated Nanorods and Heterostructure Field Effect Transistors for Gas Sensing" J. Phys. Chem. C. 114 (2010) 7999.

156. Y.M. Chong, Q. Ye, Y. Yang, W.J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S.T. Lee “Tribological study of boron nitride films” Diamond Relat. Mater. 19 (2010) 654.

155. F. Wang, J.S. Wu, X.Q. Zhuang, W.J. Zhang*, W.M. Liu, P.F. Wang*, S.K. Wu, “A highly selective fluorescent sensor for fluoride in aqueous solution based on the inhibition of excited-state intramolecular proton transfer” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 146 (2010) 260.

154. L.T. Zeng, W.M. Liu, X.Q. Zhuang, J.S. Wu, P.F. Wang*, and W.J. Zhang*, “Highly selective recognition of carbenicillin via concerted interactions in 100% aqueous solution” Chem. Comm. 46 (2010) 2435.

153. Z. Q. Yao, X. Fan, B. He, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, X.M. Meng, “Erratum: “Study of in-plane orientation of epitaxial AlN films grown on (111) SrTiO3” [ Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 241911 (2008) ]” Appl. Phys. Lett.  96 (2010) 109901.

152. Z.B. He, W.J. Zhang,* W.F. Zhang,  J.S. Jie,  L.B. Luo,  G.D. Yuan, J.X. Wang, C.M. L. Wu,  I. Bello, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee,* “High-performance CdSe:In nanowire field-effect transistors based on top-gate configuration with high-κ non-oxide dielectrics” J. Phys. Chem. C. 114 (2010) 4663.

151. Y.H. Leung, Z.B. He, L.B. Luo, C.H.A. Tsang, N.B. Wang, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “ZnO nanowires array p-n homojunction and its application as a visible-blind ultraviolet photodetector”  Appl. Phys. Lett.  96 (2010) 053102.

150. J. Yu, L. Qin, Y.F. Hao, S.Y. Kuang, X.D. Bai, Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang, and E.G. Wang “Vertically aligned boron nitride nanosheets: chemical vapor synthesis, ultraviolet light emission, and superhydrophobicity” 4 (2010) 414.

149. H. S. Song, W.J. Zhang*, Y. B. Tang, Z. B. He, G. D. Yuan, X. Fan, C. S. Lee, I. Bello, S. T. Lee,“Field electron emission of ZnO nanowire pyramidal bundle arrays” J. Nanoscience Nanotechnology 10 (2010) 2360.

2009

148. Z.B. He, W.J. Zhang*, Y.B. Tang, H.B. Wang, Y.L. Cao, H.S. Song, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Crossbar heterojunction field effect transistors of CdSe:In nanowires and Si nanoribbons” Appl. Phys. Lett.  95 (2009) 253107. (selected for the January 11, 2010 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology)

147. B. He, W. J. Zhang*, Z. Q. Yao, Y. M. Chong, Y. Yang, Q. Ye, X. J. Pan, J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, S. T. Lee I. Gerhards, H. Zutz, H. Hofsäss, “p-type conduction in beryllium-implanted hexagonal boron nitride films” Appl. Phys. Lett.  95 (2009) 252106.

146. C.S. Guo, L.B. Luo, G.D. Yuan, X.B. Yang, R.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang and S.T. Lee, “Surface Passivation and Transfer Doping of Silicon Nanowires” Angew. Chem. (Int. Ed.)  48 (2009) 9896. (The paper is featured as an inside cover story)

145. Y. L. Cao, Y. B. Tang, Y. Liu, Z. T. Liu, L. B. Luo, Z. B. He, J. S. Jie, R. Vellaisamy, W. J. Zhang, C. S. Lee, and S. T. Lee, “Coaxial nanocables of p-type zinc telluride nanowires sheathed with silicon oxide: synthesis, characterization and properties”, Nanotechnology 20 (2009) 455702.

144. Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang*, Y. Yang, Q. Ye, I. Bello*, S.T. Lee, “Deposition of cubic boron nitride films on diamond-coated WC:Co inserts” Diamond Relat. Mater. 18 (2009) 1387.

143. G.H. Li, Y. Jiang,* Y. Wang, C. Wang, Y.P. Sheng, J.S. Jie,  J.A. Zapien, W.J. Zhang,* S.T. Lee, “ Controllable Synthesis of CdSXSe1X Nanoribbons with Uniform Composition via Sulfurization and their optical and electronic Properties” J. Phys. Chem. C. 113 (2009) 17183.

142. Z. H. Chen, Y. B. Tang, Y. Liu, G. D. Yuan, W. F. Zhang, J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, W. J. Zhang, C. S. Lee, and S. T. Lee, “ZnO nanowire arrays grown on Al:ZnO buffer layers and their enhanced electron field emission” J. Appl. Phys. 106 (2009) 064303.

141. L. B. Luo, J. S. Jie, Z. H. Chen, X. J. Zhang, X. Fan, G. D. Yuan, Z. B. He, W. F. Zhang W. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, “Photoconductive properties of selenium nanowire photodetectors” J. Nanoscience Nanotechnology 9 (2009) 6292.

140. H. S. Song, W.J. Zhang*, G. D. Yuan, Z. B. He, W.F. Zhang, Y. B. Tang, L.B. Luo, C. S. Lee, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, “p-type Conduction in Arsenic-doped ZnSe Nanowires” Appl. Phys. Lett.  95 (2009) 033117.

139. Z. H. Chen, Y. B. Tang, C. P. Liu, Y. H. Leung, G. D. Yuan, L. M. Chen, Y. Q. Wang, I. Bello, J. A. Zapien, W. J. Zhang, C. S. Lee, and S. T. Lee, “Vertically aligned ZnO nanorod arrays sentisized with gold nanoparticles for Schottky barrier photovoltaic cells” J. Phys. Chem. C 113 (2009) 13435

138. Yang Liu, Z. H. Kang, Z. H. Chen, I. Shafiq, J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, W. J. Zhang, S. T. Lee, “Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Application of Different ZnO Nanostructures in Array Configurations” Crystal Growth & Design 9 (2009) 3222. reported up to here in annual report 08-09

137. X. Fan, M.L. Zhang, I. Shafiq, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “ZnS/ZnO Heterojunction Nanoribbons” Adv. Mater. 21 (2009) 2393

136. A. BenMoussa, A. Soltani, U. Schühle, K. Haenen, Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang, R. Dahal, J.Y. Lin, H.X. Jiang, H.A. Barkad, B. BenMoussa, D. Bolsee, C. Hermans, U. Kroth, C. Laubis, V. Mortet, J.C. De Jaeger, B. Giordanengo, M. Richter, F. Scholze, J.F. Hochedez, “Recent developments of wide-bandgap semiconductor based UV sensors” Diam. Relat. Mater. 18 (2009) 860.

135. L.B. Luo, L.M. Chen, M.L. Zhang, Z.B. He, W.F. Zhang, G.D. Yuan, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Surface-enhanced Raman scattering from uniform gold and silver nanoparticles-coated substrates” J. Phys. Chem. C 113 (2009) 9191.

134. L.B. Luo, J.S. Jie, W.F. Zhang, Z.B. He, J.X. Wang, G.D. Yuan, W.J. Zhang, L.C.M. Wu, S.T. Lee, “Silicon nanowire sensors for Hg2+ and Cd2+ ions” Appl. Phys. Lett.  94 (2009) 193101.

133. G.X. Jia, C.S. Guo,  R.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, and Th. Fraueheim, “Adsorption of Tetrafluoro-tetracyanoquinodimethane on entirely and partially hydrogenated C(100)-2×1 surfaces” J. Phys. Chem. C 113 (2009) 8829.

132. W. M. Liu, W. W. Zhao, H. Y. Zhang, P. F. Wang,* Y. M. Chong, Q. Ye, Y. S. Zou, W. J. Zhang,* J. A. Zapien, I. Bello, and S. T. Lee, “A cubic boron nitride film-based fluorescent sensor for detecting Hg2+” Appl. Phys. Lett.  94 (2009) 183105.

131. Y. B. Tang, C. S. Lee, Z. H. Chen, G. D. Yuan, Z. H. Kang, L. B. Luo, H. S. Song, Y. Liu, Z. B. He, W. J. Zhang, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, “High-quality graphenes via a facile quenching method for field-effect transistors” Nano Lett. 9 (2009) 1374.

130. Y. S. Zou, Y. M. Chong, A. L. Ji, Y. Yang, Q. Ye, B. He, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, and S. T. Lee, “Cubic boron nitride nanocone and nanopillar arrays via reactive ion etching” Nanotechnology 20 (2009) 155305.

129. W.F. Zhang, Z.B. He, G.D. Yuan, J.S. Jie, L.B. Luo, X.J. Zhang, Z.H. Chen, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “High-performance, fully-transparent and flexible zinc-doped indium oxide nanowire transistors” Appl. Phys. Lett. 94 (2009) 123103.

128. X. Fan, M.L. Zhang, I. Shafiq, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Bi-crystalline CdS nanoribbons”  Crystal Growth & Design 9 (2009) 1375.

127. C.X. Yan, Y. Dai, R. Long, H. Jiang, B.B. Huang, R.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, “Effect of excess hydrogen on the electronic properties of passivated diamond” J. Phys. Chem. Solids 70 (2009) 307.

126. Z. H. Chen, Y. B. Tang, Y. Liu, Z. H. Kang, X. J. Zhang, X. Fan, C. S. Lee*, I. Bello*, W. J. Zhang, and S. T. Lee, “Dye degradation induced by hydrogen-terminated silicon nanowires under ultrasonic agitations” J. Appl. Phys. 105 (2009) 034307.

125. Z.B He, J.S. Jie, W.J. Zhang,* W.F. Zhang, L.B. Luo, X. Fan, G.D. Yuan, I. Bello, S.T. Lee*, “Tuning electrical and photoelectrical properties of CdSe nanowires via indium doping”  Small 5 (2009) 345.

124. X. Fan, X.M. Meng, X.H. Zhang, M.L. Zhang, J.S. Jie, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Formation and photoelectric properties of periodically-twinned ZnSe/SiO2 nanocables” J. Phys. Chem. C. 113 (2009) 834.

123. S. Jha, Emil V. Jelenković, M.M. Pejović, G.S. Ristić, M. Pejović, K.Y. Tong, C. Surya, I. Bello, W.J. Zhang, “Stability of submicron AlGaN/GaN HEMT devices irradiated by gamma rays” Microelectronic Engineering 86 (2009) 37.

122. G. D. Yuan, W.J.  Zhang*, Y. Yang, Y. B. Tang, Y. Q. Li, J. X. Wang, X.M. Meng, Z. B. He, C.M.L. Wu, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Graphene sheets via microwave chemical vapor deposition” Chem. Phys. Lett. 467 (2009) 361.

121. Z.B. He, Y. Jiang, W.J. Zhang*, J. A. Zapien, T. F. Chung, W. F. Zhang, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Growth, evolution and photocatalytic activity of ZnO nano-back taper arrays” Phys. Stat. Solidi a. 206 (2009) 94.

2008

120. Y. B. Tang, Z. H. Chen, H. S. Song, C. S. Lee, H. T. Cong, H. M. Cheng, W. J. Zhang, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, “Vertically aligned p-type single-crystalline GaN nanorod arrays on n-type Si for heterojunction photovoltaic cells”  Nano Lett. 8 (2008) 4191.

119. G. D. Yuan, W.J.  Zhang*, W. F. Zhang, X. Fan, I, Bello, C. S. Lee, S.T. Lee*, “p-type conduction in nitrogen-doped ZnS nanoribbons” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93 (2008) 213102.

118. W.F. Zhang, J.S. Jie, L.B. Luo, G.D. Yuan, Z.B. He, Z.Q. Yao, Z.H. Chen, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Hysteresis in In2O3:Zn nanowire field-effect transistor and its application as a nonvolatile memory device” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93 (2008) 183111.

117. Y.B. Tang, X.H. Bo, C.S. Lee, H.T. Cong, H.M. Cheng, Z.H. Chen, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Controllable synthesis of vertically aligned p-type GaN nanorod arrays on n-type Si substrates for heterojunction diodes” Adv. Funct. Mater. 18 (2008) 3515.

116. J.S. Jie, W.J. Zhang,* K.Q. Peng, G.D. Yuan, C.S. Lee, S.T. Lee*, “The surface-dominated transport properties of semiconductor nanostructures” Adv. Funct. Mater. 18 (2008) 3251.

115. B. He, G.H. Chen, Z.H. Gao, J. X. Deng, W.J. Zhang, “Hall effect of Be-implanted cubic boron nitride thin films” Rengong Jingti Xuebao/Journal of Synthetic Crystals37 (2008) 504 (in Chinese).

114. G. D. Yuan, W.J.  Zhang*, J.S. Jie, X. Fan, J.A. Zapien, Y.H. Leung, L.B. Luo, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee*, “P-type ZnO Nanowire Arrays” Nano Lett. 8 (2008) 2591.

113. Z. Q. Yao, Y. Q. Li, J. X. Tang, W. J. Zhang*, and S. T. Lee  “Growth and photoluminescence studies of AlN thin films with different orientation degrees” Diam. Relat. Mater. 17 (2008) 1785.

112. K.Q. Peng, J.S. Jie, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Silicon nanowires for rechargeable lithium-ion battery anodes”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 93 (2008) 033105. (one of Applied Physics Letters' most downloaded articles of the last five years to Aug. 2012)

111. F.J. Yang, H. Wang, B.Y. Wang, H.B. Wang, C.P. Yang, M.J. Zhou, Q. Li, Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang, Y. Jiang, “Effect of finite interfacial diffusion on microstructure, magnetic properties and hardness of FePt/B4C multilayer thin films” J. Phys. D: Applied Phys. 41 (2008) 155310.

110. C. X. Yan, Y. Dai, M. Guo, L. Yu, D. H. Liu, B. B. Huang, R. Q. Zhang, W. J. Zhang and I. Bello “Investigation of low-resistivity from hydrogenated lightly B-doped diamond by ion implantation” Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater. 9 (2008) 025014.

109. X.J. Zhang, J.S. Jie, W.F. Zhang, L.B. Luo, Z.B. He, C.Y. Zhang, X.H. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Photoconductivity of a single small-molecular organic nanowires” Adv. Mater. 20 (2008) 2427-2432. reported up to here in annual report 07-08

108. Y. Liu, Z.H. Chen, Z.H. Kang, I. Bello, X. Fan, I. Shafiq, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Self-catalytic synthesis of ZnO tetrapods, nano-tetraspike and nanowires in air at atmospheric pressure” J. Phy. Chem. C 112 (2008) 9214.

107. Z. Q. Yao, X. Fan, B. He, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, X.M. Meng, “Study of in-plane orientation of epitaxial AlN films grown on (111) SrTiO3” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 241911.

106. Y.L. Zhou, J.F. Zhi*, Y.S. Zou, W.J. Zhang*, and S.T. Lee, “Direct electrochemistry and electrocatalytic activity of cytochrome c covalently immobilizedon a nocrystalline diamond electrode” Anal. Chem. 80 (2008) 4141.

105. M.K. Zhu, C. Chen, J.L. Tang, Y.D. Hou, H. Wang, H. Yan, W.H. Zhang, J. Chen, and W.J. Zhang, “Effects of ordering degree on the dielectric and ferroelectric behaviors of relaxor ferroelectric Pb(Sc1/2Nb1/2)O3 ceramics” J. Appl. Phys. 103 (2008) 084124.

104. Y. S. Zou, Y. Yang, Y. M. Chong, B. He, Z. Q. Yao, W. J. Zhang*, S. T. Lee,  Y. Cai, H. S. Chu “Chemical vapor deposition of diamond films on patterned GaN substrates via a silicon nitride protective layer” Cryst. Growth & Design 8 (2008) 1770.

103. C.Y. Zhang, X.J. Zhang, X.H. Zhang, X. Fan, J.S. Jie, J. C. Chang, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang, and S.T. Lee, “Facile one-step growth and patterning of aligned squaraine nanowires via evaporation-induced self-assembly” Adv. Mater. 20 (2008) 1716.

102. Y.L. Zhou, J.F. Zhi,* P.F. Wang, Y.M. Chong, Y.S. Zou, W.J. Zhang*, and S.T. Lee*, “Surface functionalization of cubic boron nitride films for biological sensing applications” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 163105.

101. W.F. Zhang, J.S. Jie, Z.B. He,  S.L. Tao, X. Fan, Y.C. Zhou, G.D. Yuan,  L.B. Luo, C.S. Lee, W.J. Zhang, and S.T. Lee*, “Single zinc-doped indium oxide nanowire as driving transistor for organic light-emitting diode” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 153312.

100. J. Zeng, M.D. Xin, K.W. Lia, H. Wang,* H. Yan, W.J. Zhang, “Transformation process and photocatalytic activities of hydrothermally synthesized Zn2SnO4 nanocrystals” J. Phy. Chem. C 112 (2008) 4159.

99. R. Long, Y. Dai, M. Guo, L. Yu, B.B. Huang, R.Q. Zhang and W.J. Zhang, “Effect of B-complexes on lattice structure and electronic properties in heavily boron-doped diamond”Diam. Relat. Mater. 17 (2008) 234.

98. B. He, W. J. Zhang*, Y. S. Zou, Y. M. Chong, Q. Ye, A. L. Ji, Y. Yang, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, and G.H. Chen, “Electrical properties of Be-implanted polycrystalline cubic boron nitride films” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 102108.

97. B. He, G. H. Chen, Z. Z. Li, J. X. Deng, W. J. Zhang, “p-BN/n-Si heterojunction prepared by beryllium ion implantation” Chin. Phys. Lett. 25 (2008) 219.

96. A. Soltani,* H.A. Barkad, M. Mattalah, B. Benbakhti, J.-C. De Jaeger, Y. M. Chong, Y. S. Zou, W. J. Zhang,* S.T. Lee, A. BenMoussa,* B. Giordanengo, J.-F. Hochedez, “193 nm deep-ultraviolet solar-blind cubic boron nitride-based photodetectors” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 053501.

95. Y. S. Zou, Y. Yang, W.J. Zhang*, Y.M. Chong, B. He, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Fabrication of diamond nanopillars and their arrays” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (2008) 053105.

94. G. D. Yuan, W. J. Zhang*, J. S. Jie, X. Fan, J. X. Tang, I. Shafiq, Z. Z. Ye, C.S. Lee, S. T. Lee*, “Tunable n-type conductitivity and transport properties of Ga-doped ZnO nanowire arrays” Adv. Mater. 20 (2008) 168.

2007-2001

93. F. J. Yang, H. Wang, H.B. Wang , X. Cao, C.P. Yang, Q. Li, M.J. Zhou, Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang, “Microstructure and magnetic properties of (001) oriented FePt/B4C composite films” J. Appl. Phys. 102 (2007) 106101.

92. F.J. Yang, H. Wang, H.B. Wang, X. Cao, C.P. Yang, Q. Li, M.J. Zhou, Y.M. Chong, and W.J. Zhang, “Microstructure evolution, magnetic and mechanical properties of FePt/B4C multifunctional multilayer composite films” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007)  6735-6739.

91. Z. Q. Yao, Y. S. Zou, Y. Yang, W. J. Zhang*, S. T. Lee, Y. Z. Zhang, Z. Z. Ye, "Epitaxial growth and structural analysis of AlN/GaN heterostructures” Appl. Phys. Lett. 91 (2007) 221912.

90. H. Q. Li, K. M. Leung, Y. M. Chong, Y. S. Zou, Q. Ye, W. J. Zhang,* S. T. Lee and I. Bello* “Nanocubic boron nitride/nanodiamond multilayer structures” Appl. Phys. Lett. 91 (2007) 201918.

89. A. Spiesser,  Y.M. Chong, K.M. Leung, G. Abel,  G.G. Ross,  M.J. Walzak,  R. Jacklin, W.M. Lau, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, “Surface free energy of cubic boron nitride films deposited on nanodiamond”  J. Phys. Chem. C 111 (2007) 12768.

88. Y. Jiang, W.J. Zhang*,  J.S. Jie, X.M. Meng, X. Fan, S.T. Lee*, “Photoresponse properties of CdSe single-nanoribbon photodetectors” Adv. Funct. Mater. 17 (2007)1795.  

87. B. L. Cao, Y. Jiang,* C. Wang, W. H. Wang, L. Z. Wang, M. Niu, Y. T. Qian, W. J. Zhang*, Y. Q. Li, S. T. Lee, "Synthesis and lasing properties of highly-ordered CdS nanowire arrays” Adv. Funct. Mater. 17 (2007) 1501. reported up to here in annual report 06-07

86. Y. S. Zou, K. L. Ma, W. J. Zhang*, Q. Ye, Z. Q. Yao, Y. M. Chong, S. T Lee, “Fabrication of diamond nanocones and nanowhiskers by bias-assisted plasma etching” Diamond Relat. Mater. 16 (2007) 1208.

85. Z. Q. Yao, Q. Ye, Y. Q. Li, Y. S. Zou, W. J. Zhang,* and S. T. Lee, “Microstructure analysis of c-axis oriented aluminum nitride thin films by high-resolution transmission electron microscopy” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90 (2007) 121907.

84. K. L. Ma, J.X. Tang, Y. S. Zou, Q. Ye, W. J. Zhang,* S. T. Lee, “Photoemission spectroscopic study of nitrogen-incorporated nanocrystalline diamond films” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90 (2007) 092105.

83. X. T. Zhou, T. K. Sham*, W. J. Zhang*, C. Y. Chan, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, H. Hofsäss, “X-ray absorption studies on cubic boron nitride thin films” J. Appl. Phys. 101 (2007) 013710.

82. J. S. Jie, W. J. Zhang*, Y. Jiang, S. T. Lee*, “Transport characteristics of single-crystal CdS nanoribbons”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 89 (2006) 223117.

81. J. S. Jie, W. J. Zhang*, Y. Jiang, S. T. Lee, “Single-crystalline CdSe nanoribbon field-effect transistors and their photoelectric applications” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89 (2006) 133118.

80. X. T. Zhou*, T. K. Sham, W. J. Zhang*, C. Y. Chan, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, H. Hofsäss, “Cubic phase content and structure of BN films from an X-ray absorption study” Analytical Chemistry 78 (2006) 6314.

79. J. S. Jie, W. J. Zhang*, Y. Jiang, X. M. Meng, Y. Q. Li, S. T. Lee*, “Photoconductive characteristics of single-crystal CdS nanoribbons” Nano Lett. 6 (2006) 1887.

78. X. T. Zhou, and T. K. Sham*, C. Y. Chan, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, H. Hofsäss, “Effect of substrate surface on the structure and electronic properties of cubic boron nitride films” J. Apply. Phys. 100 (2006) 014909.

77. K.L. Ma, W.J. Zhang*, Y.S. Zou, Y.M. Chong, K.M. Leung, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Electrical properties of nitrogen incorporated nanocrystalline diamond films” Diamond Relat. Mater. 15 (2006) 626.

76. Y.M. Chong, K.M. Leung, K.L. Ma, W.J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Growing cubic boron nitride films at different temperatures” Diamond Relat. Mater. 15 (2006) 1155.

75. Y. Jiang, W.J. Zhang*, J. S. Jie, X.M. Meng, J. A. Zapien, S.T. Lee* “Homoepitaxial growth and lasing properties of ZnS nanowire and nanoribbon arrays” Adv. Mater. 18 (2006) 1527.

74. Y. Lifshitz C.H. Lee, Y. Wu, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, S.T. Lee “The role of nucleation in nanodiamond film growth” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88 (2006) 243114.

73. K. M. Leung, H. Q. Li, Y. S. Zou, K. L. Ma, Y. M. Chong, Q. Ye, W. J. Zhang,* S. T. Lee and I. Bello, “Structural analysis of cubic boron nitride films by UV Raman spectroscopy”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 88 (2006) 241922.

72. J. S. Jie, W.J. Zhang*, Y. Jiang, X. M. Meng, M. W. Shao, S.T. Lee, “Heterocrystal and bicrystal structures of ZnS nanowires synthesized by plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition” Nanotechnology. 17 (2006) 2913.

71. X. Fan, X. M. Meng, X. H. Zhang, W. S. Shi, W. J. Zhang, J. A. Zapien, C. S Lee, and S. T. Lee, “Dart-Shaped Tricrystal ZnS Nanoribbons” Ang. Chem. (Int. Ed.). 45 (2006) 2568.

70. Y.M. Chong, K.L. Ma, K.M. Leung, C.Y. Chan, Q. Ye, I. Bello, W.J. Zhang,* and S.T. Lee “The synthesis and mechanical properties of cubic boron nitride/nanodiamond composite films” Chem. Vapor Deposit. 12 (2006) 33.

69. X. M. Meng, W. J. Zhang, C. Y. Chen, C. S. Lee, I. Bello and S. T. Lee,  “Surface microstructure analysis of cubic boron nitride films by transmission electron microscopy” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88 (2006) 031904.

68. X. T. Zhou, T. K. Sham*, C. Y. Chan, W. J. Zhang*, I. Bello, S. T. Lee, F. Heigl, A. Gürgenenn, H. Hofsäss “Preferable orientation of turbostratic BN basal planes from an X-ray absorption study” J. Mater. Res.  21 (2006) 147.

67. J.B. MacNaughton, A. Moewes, R.G. Wilks, X.T. Zhou, T.K. Sham, T. Taniguchi, K, Watanabe, C.Y. Chan, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, and H. Hofsäs, “The electronic structure of boron nitride single crystals and films” Phys. Rev. B 72 (2005) 195113.

66. I. Bello, Y.M. Chong, K.M. Leung, C.Y. Chan, K.L. Ma, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, A. Layyous, “Cubic boron nitride films for industrial applications”, Diamond Relat. Mater. 14 (2005) 1784.

65. W.J. Zhang, X.M. Meng, C.Y. Chan, K.M. Chan, Y. Wu, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Interfacial study of cubic boron nitride films deposited on diamond” J. Phys. Chem. B 109 (2005) 16005.

64. W.J. Zhang, C.Y. Chan, X.M. Meng, M.K. Fung, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, S.T. Lee, and X. Jiang “The mechanism of chemical vapor deposition of cubic boron nitride films via fluorine containing species” Ang. Chem. (Int. Ed.)  44 (2005) 4749.

63. K.M. Leung, C.Y. Chan, Y.M. Chong, Y. Yao, K.L. Ma, I. Bello, W.J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, “Studying the growth of cubic boron nitride on nanostructured carbon interlayers” J. Phys. Chem. B. 109 (2005) 16272.

62. I. Bello, C.Y. Chan, W.J. Zhang, Y.M. Chong, K.M. Leung, S.T. Lee, Y. Lifshitz, “Deposition of thick cubic boron nitride films: route to practical applications” Diamond Relat. Mater. 14 (2005) 1154.

61. W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, K.M. Chan, X.M. Meng, Y. Wu, C.Y. Chan, S.T. Lee, “Epitaxy on diamond by chemical vapor deposition:A route to high-quality cubic boron nitride for electronic application” (The paper is featured as cover page story) Adv. Mater. 16 (2004) 1405.

60. W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, K.M. Chan, Y. Wu, C.Y. Chan, X.M. Meng, S.T. Lee, “Thick and adherent cubic boron nitride films grown on diamond interlayers by fluorine-assisted CVD” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85 (2004) 1344.

59. W.J. Zhang, Y. Wu, C.Y. Chan, W.K. Wong, X.M. Meng, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz and S.T. Lee, “Structuring single- and nano- crystalline diamond cones” Diamond Relat. Mater. 13 (2004) 1037

58. Y. Wu, J. Qi, C.H. Lee, L.S. Hung, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, S.T. Lee, “Diamond Growth on Ir/CaF2/Si Substrates” Diamond Relat. Mater. 12 (2003) 1675.

57. X.T. Zhou, X.M. Meng, F.Y. Meng, Q. Li, I. Bello, W.J. Zhang, C.S.Lee, S.T. Lee, Y. Lifshitz, “Formation and structure of a-C/nanodiamond composite films by prolonged bias enhanced nucleation” Diamond Relat. Mater. 12 (2003) 1640.

56. W.J. Zhang, Y. Wu, W.K. Wong, X.M. Meng, C.Y. Chan, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, S.T. Lee, “Structuring nano-diamond cone arrays for improved field emission” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83 (2003) 3365.

55. C.Y. Chan, W.J. Zhang*, K.M. Chan, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Synthesis of boron nitride films using electron cyclotron resonance microwave plasma and an H2-BF3-N2-Ar-He gas system” Chem. Vapor. Deposit. 9 (2003) 181.

54. C.Y. Chan, W.J. Zhang*, X.M. Meng, K. M. Chan, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz, S. T. Lee, “The Growth of Thick cBN Films Employing Fluorine Chemistry and ECR Deposition” Diamond Relat. Mater. 12 (2003) 1162.

53. W.J. Zhang, X.M. Meng, C.Y. Chan, Y. Wu, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Oriented single-crystal diamond cones and their arrays”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 82 (2003) 2622.

52. X. Jiang, J. Philips, W.J. Zhang, P. Hess, and S. Matsumoto, “Hardness and Young’s modulus of high-quality cubic boron nitride films grown by chemical vapor deposition” J. Appl. Phys. 93 (2003) 1515.

51. C.Y. Chan, W.J. Zhang*, S. Matsumoto, I. Bello, and S. T. Lee “A nanoindentation study of thick cBN films prepared by chemical vapor deposition” J. Cryst. Growth 247 (2003) 438.

50. W. J. Zhang, C.Y. Chan, K.M. Chan, I. Bello, Y. Lifshitz and S.T. Lee, “The Deposition of high-quality cubic boron nitride films by ECR-enhanced microwave plasma CVD”  Appl. Phys. A 76 (2003) 953.

49. W.J. Zhang, H. Kanda, S. Matsumoto, “Cathodoluminescence of cubic boron nitride films deposited by chemical vapor deposition” Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (2002) 4530.

48. X. Jiang, K. Helming, W.J. Zhang and S. Matsumoto, “Morphology and texture of chemical-vapor-deposited cubic boron nitride films” Chem. Vapor Deposit. 8 (2002) 262.

47. Q. Li, R.Q. Zhang, L.D. Marks, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, “Reactivity of different tBN environments serving as reaction sites in cBN film deposition” Diamond Relat. Mater. 11 (2002) 1416.

46. W.J. Zhang, S. Matsumoto, Q. Li, I. Bello, S.T. Lee, “Growth behavior of cubic boron nitride films in a two-step process: changing bias voltage, gas composition and substrate temperature”, Adv. Functional  Mater. 12 (2002) 250.

45. W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, S. Matsumoto, “High-quality, faceted cubic boron nitride films grown by chemical vapor deposition”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (2001) 4530.

44. W.J. Zhang, S. Matsumoto, “Raman scattering of cubic boron nitride films deposited from low-pressure gas phase”, J. Mater. Res. 16 (2001) 3430.

43. S. Matsumoto and W.J. Zhang, “Synthesis of Boron Nitride Films by Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition in Fluorine-Containing Gases” Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 40 (2001) L570

42. W.J. Zhang, S. Matsumoto, K. Kurashima, and Y. Bando, “Structure analysis of cBN films prepared by DC jet plasma CVD from an Ar-N2-BF3-H2 gas system”, Diamond Relat. Mater. 10 (2001) 1881.

41. S. Matsumoto and W.J. Zhang, “The introducing of fluorine into the deposition of BN: a successful method to obtain high-quality, thick cBN films with low residual stress”, Diamond Relat. Mater.10 (2001) 1868.

40. W.J. Zhang and S. Matsumoto, “Investigations of crystalline quality and residual stress of cBN films by Raman spectroscopy”, Phys. Rev. B. 63 (2001) 73201.

39. W.J. Zhang, M. Tansho, S. Matsumoto, and T. Mori, “11B and 10B Magic-angle spinning NMR studies of cubic boron nitride films prepared by plasma chemical vapor deposition”, J. Appl. Phys. 89 (2001) 1734.

Before 2001

38. W.J. Zhang and S. Matsumoto, “The roles of hydrogen and fluorine in the deposition of cubic boron nitride films in Ar-N2-BF3-H2 system”, Chem. Phys. Lett. 330 (2000) 243.

37. W.J. Zhang and S. Matsumoto, “The influence of experiment parameters on the growth of cBN films by bias-assisted DC jet plasma chemical vapor deposition”, J. Mater. Res. 15 (2000) 2677.

36. W.J. Zhang and S. Matsumoto, “The effects of DC bias voltage on the crystal size and crystallinity of cubic boron nitride films: a combined study via infrared, Raman spectroscopes and X-ray diffraction”, Appl. Phys. A 71 (2000) 469.

35. C. Sun, W.J. Zhang, N. Wang, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Crystallographic morphology and phase purity of diamond crystallites during bias enhanced nucleation and initial growth stages”, J. Appl. Phys. 88 (2000) 3354.

34. Y.B. Xia, T. Sekiguchi, W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, W.H. Wu, and T. Yao, “Effects of hydrogen ion bombardment and boron doping on (001) polycrystalline diamond films”, J. Cryst. Growth 213 (2000) 328.

33. S. Matsumoto and W.J. Zhang, “High-rate deposition of high-quality, thick cubic boron nitride films by bias-assisted DC jet plasma chemical vapor deposition”, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 39 (2000) L442.

32. X.T. Zhou, H.L. Lai, H.Y. Peng, C. Sun, W.J. Zhang, N. Wang, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Heteroepitaxial nucleation of diamond on Si(100) via double bias-assisted hot filament chemical vapor deposition”, Diamond Relat. Mater. 9 (2000) 134.

31. Y.B. Xia, T. Sekiguchi, W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, J.H. Ju, L.J. Wang, T. Yao "Surfaces of undoped and boron doped polycrystalline diamond films influenced by negative DC bias voltage” Diamond Relat. Mater. 9 (2000) 1636.

30. I. Bello, M.K. Fung, W.J. Zhang, C. Sun, H.K. Lai, H.K. Woo, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Effects at reactive ion etching of CVD diamond”, Thin Solid Films. 368 (2000) 222.

29. W.J. Zhang, X.S. Sun, H.Y. Peng, N. Wang, C.S. Lee, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Diamond Nucleation Enhancement by Direct Low-energy Ion Beam Deposition”, Phys. Rev. B. 61 (2000) 5579.

28. X.S. Sun, W.J. Zhang, N. Wang, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “of Nano-crystalline Diamond by Ion Beam Deposition: The Effect of Ion Bombardment”, J. Noncrystalline Solid, 254 (1999) 174.

27. X.S. Sun, N. Wang, W.J. Zhang, H.K. Woo, X.D. Han, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Synthesis of Nano-crystalline Diamond by Direct Ion Beam Deposition Method”, J. Mater. Res. 14 (1999) 3204.

26. W.J. Zhang, C. Sun, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Bias-assisted etching of polycrystalline diamond films in hydrogen, oxygen and argon microwave plasma”, J. Vac. Sci. Tech. A. 17 (1999) 763.

25. W.J. Zhang and X.Jiang, “The contribution of H+ ion etching during the initial deposition stage to the orientation grade of diamond films”, Thin Solid Films, 348 (1999) 84.

24. S. T. Lee, I. Bello, R.Q. Zhang, and W.J. Zhang, “The Formation of SiC Interface and its Effects on Diamond Nucleation”, Surface Engineering:Science and Technology I, 1999, pp331-342 (A. Kumar, Ed. Warrendale: Minerals, Metals & Materials Soc).

23. R.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, C. Sun, X. Jiang, and S.T. Lee, “Theoretical study on misoriented diamond nucleations on (001) silicon Surface”, Dia. Relat. Mater., 8 (1999) 1418.

22. X.S. Sun, N. Wang, H.K. Woo, W.J. Zhang*, G. Yu, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “The effect of ion bombardment on the nucleation of CVD diamond”, Dia. Relat. Mater., 8 (1999) 1414.

21. C. Sun, W.J. Zhang, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “Growth of Diamond Films with nucleation enhanced by ECR-Microwave Plasma CVD”, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 38 (1999) L65.

20. W.J. Zhang, C. Sun, I. Bello, C.S. Lee, and S.T. Lee, “A new nucleation method by ECR enhanced microwave plasma CVD for deposition of (001) oriented diamond films”, J. Chem. Phys, 110 (1999) 4616.

19. C. Sun, W.J. Zhang*, C.S. Lee, I. Bello, and S.T. Lee, “Nucleation of diamond films by ECR-enhanced microwave plasma chemical vapour deposition”, Dia. Relat. Mater., 8 (1999) 1410.

18. R.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, C. Sun, S.-T. Lee, and X. Jiang, “The origin of mis-oriented diamond grain nucleated directly on (001) silicon”, Computationaland Mathematical Models of Microstructural Evolution, Vol 529, pp 139-144(1998).

17. X. Jiang, W.J. Zhang, and C.-P. Klages, “Ion bombardment during microwave plasma assisted chemical vapor deposition: Effect on the nucleation and growth of heteroepitaxial diamond films on silicon”, Physical Rev. B, 58 (1998) p.7064.

16. W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, and Y.B. Xia, “The selective etching of H+ ions and its effect on the oriented growth of diamond films”, J. Appl. Phys. 82 (1997) p.1896.

15. W.J. Zhang and X. Jiang, “The growth characteristics of (001) oriented diamond layers on (111) diamond face via bias-assisted chemical vapor deposition”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 68 (1996) p.2195.

14. X. Jiang, W.J. Zhang, M. Paul, and C.-P. Klages, “Diamond film orientation by ion bombardment during deposition”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 68 (1996) p.1927.

13. W.J. Zhang, X. Jiang, and C.-P. Klages, “(001) textured growth of diamond films on different oriented diamond substrates by bias-assisted chemical vapor deposition”, J. Crys. Growth 171 (1996) p.485.

12. Wenjun Zhang, Li Han, Bo Hu, Fangqing Zhang, and Guanghua Chen, “The nucleation and growth process of textured diamond films”,  ACTA PHYSICA SINICA(in Chinese) 45 (1996) p.88.

11. Wenjun Zhang, Bo Hu, Erqin Xie, Yafei Zhang, Li Han, Zhizhong Song, and Guanghua Chen, “Electrical and photoconductive properties of boron-doped polycrystalline diamond films”, J. Mater. Res., 10(9) (1995) p.2350.

10. Wenjun Zhang, Yinghu Yang, Bo Hu, Li Han, and Guanghua Chen, “Time-dependence Photoconductive Properties of Polycrystalline Diamond Films with Different Boron Concentration”, Materials Letters, 25 (1995), p.17

9. Fangqing Zhang, Wenjun Zhang, Bo Hu, Erqin Xie, and Guanghua Chen, “Electrial and photoconductive characteristics of undoped and B-doped diamond films”, Chinese J. Semiconductors. (in Chinese) 16 (1995) p.783.

8. Wenjun Zhang, Bo Hu, Li Han, Fangqing Zhang, and Guanghua Chen, “Deposition of textured diamond films on Si(100) substrates via microwave plasma chemical vapor deposition”, Chinese Science Bulletin, 40 (1995) p.727.

7. Wenjun Zhang, Fangqing Zhang, Yafei Zhang, Guanghua Chen, and Xiangliu Jiang, “Effects of hydrogen on the transition layers between diamond films and Zr, Hf substrates”, Diamond and Related Materials, 3 (1994) p.1315.

6. Wenjun Zhang, Fangqin Zhang, Bo Hu, Li Han, and Guanghua Chen, “Deposition of textured diamond films on Si(100) substrates By MWCVD”, Chinese Science Bulletin, (in Chinese). 39 (1994) p.2203.

5. Fangqing Zhang, Wenjun Zhang, Yafei Zhang, Guanghua Chen, Qiaojun Gao, and Xiangliu Jiang, “Growth characteristics of diamond films deposited on Si and W substrates”, ACTA PHYSICA SINICA, (Overseas Edition) 2(1993) p.48.

4. Wenjun Zhang, Fangqing Zhang, Yafei Zhang, and Guanghua Chen, “Growth characteristics of diamond films on ten strong carbide-forming elemental substrates”, (in Chinese) Thin Films Sci.&Tech. 7 (1993) p123.

3. Wenjun Zhang, Fangqing Zhang, Quanzhong Wu, and Guanghua Chen, “Study of influen­ce of annealing on the defects in diamond films with ESR and IR measurements”, Materials Letters, 15 (1992) p.292.

2. Fangqing Zhang, Wenjun Zhang, Maorui Chen, Guanghua Chen, and Xiangliu Jiang, “Study on I-V characteristics of diamond films synthesized by D.C. arc discharge plasma chemical vapor deposition”, Thin Solid Films, 205 (1991) p.39.

1. Q.J. Gao, Z.X. Zhang, M. Lu, Y. Wang, P. Wang, Z.Y. Huang, Z.D. Lin, F.Q. Zhang, W.J. Zhang, Y.F. Zhang, G.H. Chen, and X.L. Jiang “Direct observation of atomic images of ultrathin diamond and diamond-like films”, Surface Science, 246 (1991) p.205.