Professor Sam Zhang, President, Thin Films Society; Series Editor, CRC Materials Book
Principal Editor, JMR; Founding Editor-in-Chief, NNL (2008-2015)

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2017

Lidong Sun, Ye Wang, Chengjie Xiang, Xiaoli Zhao, Sujuan Wu, Sam Zhang, Coaxial anodic oxidation under dynamic electrolyte for inner surface patterning of high-aspect-ratio and slim Ti tubes, Corrosion Science, 124 : 193-197 (2017) (Impact Factor: 5.154) (Quartile: 1)

Jing Gao, Yue Zhao, Zhiqing Gu, Sam Zhang, Mao Wen, Lulu Wu, Weitao Zheng*, Chaoquan Hu*, Improving electrical conductivity and wear resistance of hafnium nitride films via tantalum incorporation, Ceramics International, 43 : 8517-8524 (2017) (Impact Factor: 2.758) (Quartile: 1)

Hu Chaoquan, Zhuan Liu, Fei Huang, Haihua Huang, Sam Zhang, Kan Zhang, weitao zheng, Combined effect of ion bombardment and nitrogen incorporation on structure, mechanical and optical properties of amorphous Ge2Sb2Te5 films http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vacuum.2017.03.013, Vacuum, 141 : 32-40 (2017) (Impact Factor: 1.558) (Quartile: 3)

Guifang Han,a,b Sam Zhang,a,* Pablo P. Boix,b Lydia Helena Wong,b,c Lidong Sun,d Shui-Yang Lien e, Towards high efficiency thin film solar cells, Progress in Materials Science, 87 : 246–291 (2017) (Impact Factor: 31.083) (Quartile: 1)

Chengjie Xiang†, Lidong Sun*† , Ye Wang†, Guangchen Wang†, Xiaoli Zhao†, and Sam Zhang*‡, Large-Scale, Uniform, and Superhydrophobic Titani Nanotubes at the Inner Surface of 1000 mm Long Titanium Tubes, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 121 (28) : 15448–15455 (2017) (Impact Factor: 4.509) (Quartile: 1)

2016

Zhiqing Gu, Jiafu Wang, Chaoquan Hu*, Xiaobo Zhang, Jianchen Dang, Sam Zhang, Jing Gao, Xiaoyi Wang, Hong Chen, Weitao Zheng*, Ion-bombardment-induced reduction in vacancies and its enhanced effect on conductivity and reflectivity in hafnium nitride films (doi:10.1007/s00339-016-0308-0), Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing, 122 (776) : 1-10 (2016) (Impact Factor: 1.444) (Quartile: 3)

Zhiqing Gu, Haihua Huang, Sam Zhang, Xiaoyi Wang, Jing Gao, Lei Zhao, Weitao Zheng, Chaoquan Hu, Optical reflectivity and hardness improvement of hafnium nitride films via tantalum alloying, Applied Physics Letters, 109 : 232102 http://doi.org/10.1063/1.4971356 (2016) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Yu, S. S.; Zhang, S.; Xia, Z. W.; et al., Textured hybrid nanocomposite coatings for surface wear protection of sports equipment, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 287 : 76-81 (2016) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Wang X1, Kulkarni SA, Li Z, Xu W, Batabyal SK, Zhang S, Cao A, Wong LH, Wire-shaped perovskite solar cell based on TiO2 nanotubes, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 27 (20) : 20LT01 doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/27/20/20LT01 (2016) (Impact Factor: 3.573) (Quartile: 1)

Usman, et al., Temperature-dependent stoichiometric alteration in ZnO:Mnnanostructured thin films for enhanced ferromagnetic response, Applied Surface Science, 387 : 461-468 (2016) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Hui Ding,a Sam Zhang,*b Pi-Chun Juan,c Ting-Yu Liu,c Zhao-Fu Dua and Dong-Liang Zhaoa, Enhancing the photovoltaic performance of dyesensitized solar cells by modifying TiO2 photoanodes with exfoliated graphene sheets, RSC Advances, 6 : 41092-41102 (2016) (Impact Factor: 3.289) (Quartile: 2)

Hu, Chaoquan; Tian, Yuan; Wang, Jianbo; et al., Structural evolution and optical properties of hydrogenated germanium carbonitride films, Vacuum, 129 : 23-30 (2016) (Impact Factor: 1.558) (Quartile: 3)

Chaoquan Hu*, Yuankai Li, Chaobin Bi, Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang*, Renquan Sun, Lulu Wu, Weitao Zheng*, Surface roughening transition induced by phase transformation in hafnium nitride films http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2016.12.007, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY : http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2016.12.007 (2016) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

2015

Yuexiu Qiu a,b, Sam Zhang c,?, Jyh-Wei Lee d,e, Bo Li a, Yuxi Wangc, Dongliang Zhao a, Deen Sun f, Towards hard yet self-lubricious CrAlSiN coatings, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 618 : 132–138 (2015) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Xiaoyan Wang, Zhen Li, Wenjing Xu, Sneha A. Kulkarni, Sudip K. Batabyala, Sam Zhang, Anyuan Cao, Lydia Helena Wong, TiO2 nanotube arrays based flexible perovskite solar cells with transparent carbon nanotube electrode, Nano Energy, 11 : 728–735 (2015) (Impact Factor: 11.553) (Quartile: 1)

Wang, M., Zhang, S., Du, Z.-F., Sun, L.-D., Zhao, D.-L., Novel dye-sensitized solar cell architecture using TiO2-coated Ag nanowires array as photoanode, Rare Metals : pp1-5; doi:10.1007/s12598-014-0433-x (2015) (Impact Factor: 0.957) (Quartile: 2)

Hui Ding a, Sam Zhang b,?, Ji-Tao Chenc, Xiao-Ping Hu d, Zhao-Fu Dua, Yue-Xiu Qiu a, Dong-Liang Zhao a, Reduction of graphene oxide at room temperature with vitamin C for RGO–TiO2 photoanodes in dye-sensitized solar cell, THIN SOLID FILMS, 584 : 29-36 (2015) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Hu, C., Zhang, X., Gu, Z., Huang, H., Zhang, S., Fan, X., Zhang, W., , Wei, Q., Zheng, W., Negative effect of vacancies on cubic symmetry, hardness and conductivity in hafnium nitride films, SCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 108 (10714) : 141-146 (2015) (Impact Factor: 3.305) (Quartile: 1)

Hu, C., Qiao, L., Zhang, S., Wei, Q., Gu, Z., Wen, M., Zhang, K., Meng, Q., Zheng, W., Hardness and optical gap enhancement of germanium carbon films by nitrogen incorporation, THIN SOLID FILMS, 584 : 208-213 (2015) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Gu, Z.a, Hu, C.ad , Huang, H.a, Zhang, S.b, Fan, X.a, Wang, X.c, Zheng, W.a, Identification and thermodynamic mechanism of the phase transition in hafnium nitride films http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2015.02.026, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 90 : 59-68 (2015) (Impact Factor: 1.534) (Quartile: 1)

Peng, C., Wei, Q., Li, X., Zhang, S., Liu, A., Dynamic osteosynthesis from stiff to biological fixation with graded moduli multilayer coatings on magnesium implant, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 7 (3) : 209-214 (2015) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

2014

Yu Xi Wang, Sam Zhang, Invited Critical Review: Toward Hard yet Tough Cermic Coatings, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 258 : 1-16 (2014) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Xiaoyan Wang,† Lidong Sun,‡ Sam Zhang,*,† and Xiu Wang§, Ultralong, Small-Diameter TiO2 Nanotubes Achieved by an Optimized Two-Step Anodization for Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6 (3) : 1361–1365 doi.org/10.1021/am404966e (2014) (Impact Factor: 7.145) (Quartile: 1)

Sun, LD (Sun, Lidong)[ 1,2 ] ; Wang, XY (Wang, Xiaoyan); Li, ML (Li, Meilin)[ 1 ] ; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam); Wang, Q (Wang, Qing)[ 1 ], Anodic Titania Nanotubes Grown on Titanium Tubular Electrodes, LANGMUIR, 30 (10) : 2835-2841 (2014) (Impact Factor: 3.993) (Quartile: 1)

Liu, Z (Liu, Zhen)[ 1 ] ; Zhang, HY (Zhang, Hai Yan)[ 1 ] ; Chen, TP (Chen, Tu Pei)[ 2 ] ; Liu, P (Liu, Pan)[ 2 ] ; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam)[ 3 ] ; Zhang, WL (Zhang, Wa Li)[ 4 ], Lateral Conduction Switching in Sputtered Ni-rich NiO Thin Films for Write-Once-Read-Many-Times Memory Applications, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 11` (4) : 732-737 732-737 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.534) (Quartile: 1)

Liu, XB (Liu, Xianbin)[ 1 ] ; Du, HJ (Du, Hejun)[ 1 ] ; Sun, XW (Sun, Xiao Wei)[ 2 ] ; Zhan, ZY (Zhan, Zhaoyao)[ 1 ] ; Sun, GZ (Sun, Gengzhi)[ 1 ] ; Li, FJ (Li, Fengji)[ 1 ] ; Zheng, LX (Zheng, Lianxi)[ 1 ] ; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam)[ 1 ], Improved Photovoltaic Performance of Multiple Carbon-Doped ZnO Nanostructures Under UV and Visible Light Irradiation, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 14 (9) : 7066-7071 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Lidong Sun1, Sam Zhang2 *, and Qing Wang3 *, Conformal Growth of Anodic Nanotubes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Part II. Nonplanar Electrode, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 14 : 2050–2064 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Li, Feng Ji; Zhang, Sam; Guo, Jun; et al., Morphology of Silicon/Silicon-Oxide Nanowires Grown from Nickel-Coated Silicon Wafers, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 6 (6) : 505-514 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Fengji Li, Sam Zhang, et al., Orientation of silicon nanowires grown from nickel-coated silicon wafers, JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH, 464 : 26-33 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.462) (Quartile: 3)

Feng Ji Li a, Sam Zhanga,?, Jyh-Wei Lee b,c, Rethinking of the silicon nanowire growth mechanism during thermal evaporation of Si-containing powders, THIN SOLID FILMS, 558 : 75–85 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Du, Zhaofu; Zhang, Sam; He, Chunlin; et al., Closed magnetic circuit FeGa/BaTiO3/FeGa sandwich structure for high magnetoelectric effect, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 587 : 688-691 (2014) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Chaoquan Hu,†,‡ Zhiqing Gu,† Jianbo Wang,§ Kan Zhang,† Xiaobo Zhang,† Mingming Li,† Sam Zhang,‡ Xiaofeng Fan,*,† and Weitao Zheng*,†, Nature of Tunable Optical Reflectivity of Rocksalt Hafnium Nitride Films, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118 (35) : 20511–20520 (2014) (Impact Factor: 4.509) (Quartile: 1)

Cai, Yanli; Wang, Xiaoyan; Poh, Chye Khoon; et al., Accelerated bone growth in vitro by the conjugation of BMP2 peptide with hydroxyapatite on titanium alloy, Colloids and Surfaces B-Biointerfaces, 116 : 681-686 (2014) (Impact Factor: 3.902) (Quartile: 1)

Li, F.J., Zhang, S., Lee, J.-W., Zhao, D., Entrapment of gold catalyst in silicon/silicon-oxide nanowires, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 6 (10) : 922-926 (2014) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

2013

Zhen Liu and Tu Pei Chen*, Yang Liu, Sam Zhang, Magnetron sputtered Ni-rich nickel oxide nano-films for resistive switching memory applications, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 10 (1) : 20–25 (2013) (Impact Factor: 1.534) (Quartile: 1)

Zhaofu Du, Sam Zhang*, Lei Wang, Dongliang Zhao, Effect of Ni and FeCoV films on magnetoelectricity of piezoelectric Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3–PbTiO3 sandwich structures, THIN SOLID FILMS, 544 : 230–233 (2013) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Zhang, Yujuan; Zhai, Yuhao; Li, Fengji; et al., Effect of microstructure and mechanical properties difference between sub-layers on the performance of alternate hard and soft diamond-like carbon multilayer films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 232 : 575-581 (2013) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Yuexiu Qiu1, 2, Sam Zhang3, Jyh-Wei Lee4, 5, Bo Li1, Yuxi Wang3, Dongliang Zhao1, Self-lubricating CrAlN/VN Multilayer Coatings at Room Temperature, Applied Surface Science, 279 : 189– 196 (2013) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Yuexiu Qiu a, Sam Zhang b,?, Bo Li a, Yuxi Wang b, Jyh-Wei Lee c,d, Fengji Li b, Dongliang Zhao a, Improvement of Tribological Performance of CrN Coating via Multilayering with VN, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 231 : 357–363 (2013) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Yu Xi Wang, Sam Zhang, Jyh-Wei Lee, Wen Siang Lew, Bo Li, Toughening Effect of Ni on nc-CrAlN/a-SiNx Hard Nanocomposite, Applied Surface Science, 265 : 418–423 (2013) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Xuebo Cao, dianpeng Qi, Shengyan Yin, Jing Bu, Fengji Li, Sam Zhang, Xiaodong Chen, Ambient fabriation of large-area graphene films via a synchronous reduction and assembly strategy, Advanced Materials, 25 (21) : DOI:10.1002/adma: 2957-2962 (2013) (Impact Factor: 18.96) (Quartile: 1)

Xiaoyan Wang, Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang*, Dongliang Zhao, On seeding of the second layer in growth of double-layered TiO2 nanotube arrays, Electrochimica Acta, 107 : 200-208 (2013) (Impact Factor: 4.803) (Quartile: 1)

Xiaoyan Wang, Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang, Xiu Wang, Kaifu Huo, Jijiang Fu, Hairong Wang and Dongliang Zhao, A Composite Electrode of TiO2 Nanotubes and Nanoparticles by Hydrothermal Treatment for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, RSC Advances, 3 : 11001-11006 DOI: 10.1039/C3RA23482G (2013) (Impact Factor: 3.289) (Quartile: 2)

Ma Su Su Khine, Luwei Chen, Sam Zhang, Jianyi Lin,San Ping Jiang, Syngas production by catalytic partial oxidation of methane over (La0.7A0.3)BO3 (A=Ba, Ca, Mg, Sr, and B = Cr or Fe) perovskite oxides for portable fuel cell applications, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYDROGEN ENERGY, 38 (30) : 13300-13308 (2013) (Impact Factor: 3.205) (Quartile: 2)

Li, Feng Ji; Zhang, Sam; Lee, Jyh-Wei; et al., Wire or no wire-Depends on the catalyst layer thickness, JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH, 381 : 87-92 (2013) (Impact Factor: 1.462) (Quartile: 3)

Ilyas, Usman; Tan, T. L.; Lee, P.; et al., Enhanced ferromagnetic response in ZnO:Mn thin films by tailoring composition and defect concentration, JOURNAL OF MAGNETISM AND MAGNETIC MATERIALS, 344 : 171-175 (2013) (Impact Factor: 2.357) (Quartile: 2)

Huang, Jianping; Song, Guangping; Lv, Hongzhen; et al., Microstructure and thermal cycling behavior of CeO2 coatings deposited by the electron beam physical vapor technique, THIN SOLID FILMS, 544 : 270-275 (2013) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Feng Ji Li, Sam Zhang, Jun Hua Kong, Jun Guo, Xue Bo Cao, Bo Li, Growth of crystalline silicon nanowires on nickel-coated silicon wafer beneath sputtered amorphous carbon, THIN SOLID FILMS, 534 : 90-99 (2013) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Yu Xi Wang, Sam Zhang, Jyh-Wei Lee, Wen Siang Lew, Deen Sun, Bo Li, Toward hard yet tough CrAlSiN coatings via compositional grading, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 231 : 346–352 (2013) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

2012

Z. Liu, T. P. Chen, Y. Liu, M. Yang, J. I. Wong, Z. H. Cen and S. Zhang, Temperature-Dependent Charge Transport in Al/Al Nanocrystal Embedded Al 2O3 Nanocomposite/p-Si Diodes, ELECTROCHEMICAL AND SOLID STATE LETTERS, 1 (1) : Q4-Q7 (doi: 10.1149/2.006201ssl) (2012) (Impact Factor: 2.321) (Quartile: 2)

Yu Xi Wang, Sam Zhang, Jyh-Wei Lee, Wen Siang Lew, Deen Sun, and Bo Li, Hard Yet Tough Ceramic Coating: Not a Dream Any More-I. via Nanostructured Multilayering, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 4 (4) : 378-383 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Yu Xi Wang, Sam Zhang, Jyh-Wei Lee, Wen Siang Lew, Bo Li, Influence of bias voltage on the hardness and toughness of CrAlN coatings via magnetron sputtering, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 206 (7) : 5103–5107 (2012) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Xu, XY (Xu, Xiaoyong)1,2,3; Xu, CX (Xu, Chunxiang)1,2; Dai, J (Dai, Jun)1,2; Hu, JG (Hu, Jingguo)3; Li, FJ (Li, Fengji)4; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam)4, Size Dependence of Defect-Induced Room Temperature Ferromagnetism in Undoped ZnO Nanoparticles, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116 (15) : 8813-8818 DOI: 10.1021/jp3014749 (2012) (Impact Factor: 4.509) (Quartile: 1)

Xiaomin Zhang, Sam Zhang*, Rethinking the role that the “step” in the load-displacement curves can play in measurement of fracture toughness for hard coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 520 (9) : 3423–3428 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Wang, Y (Wang, Y.)1; Zhang, DH (Zhang, D. H.)1; Chen, XZ (Chen, X. Z.)1; Jin, YJ (Jin, Y. J.)1; Li, JH (Li, J. H.)2; Liu, CJ (Liu, C. J.)3; Wee, ATS (Wee, A. T. S.)3; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam)4; Ramam, A (Ramam, A.)5, Bonding and diffusion of nitrogen in the InSbN alloys fabricated by two-step ion implantation, Applied Physics Letters, 101 (2) : DOI: 10.1063/1.4734507 (2012) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Usman Ilyas,1,2 R. S. Rawat,1,a) T. L. Tan,1 P. Lee,1 R. Chen,3 H. D. Sun,3 Li Fengji,4 and Sam Zhang4, Enhanced indirect ferromagnetic p-d exchange coupling of Mn in oxygen rich ZnO:Mn nanoparticles synthesized by wet chemical method, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 111 : 033503-1~7 (2012) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Usman Ilyas, R. S. Rawat, T. L. Tan, P. Lee, R. Chen, H. D. Sun and Sam Zhang, Alteration of Mn exchange coupling by oxygen interstitials in ZnO:Mn thin films, Applied Surface Science, 258 : 6373– 6378 (2012) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Shaojun Yuan,a Gordon Xiong,a Xiaoyan Wang,b Sam Zhang,b Cleo Choonga,*, Surface Modification of Polycaprolactone Substrates using Collagen-Conjugated Poly(methacrylic acid) Brushes for the Regulation of Cell Proliferation and EndothelializationEndothelialisation, Soft Matter, 22 (26) : 13039-13049 DOI: 10.1039/c2jm31213a (2012) (Impact Factor: 3.798) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang*, Xiaomin Zhang, Toughness evaluation of hard coatings and thin films: a critical review, THIN SOLID FILMS, 520 (7) : 2375-2389 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang*, Qing Wang*, and Dongliang Zhao, Conformal Growth of Anodic Nanotubes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Part I. Planar Electrode, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 4 (5) : 471–482 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Iwan, S (Iwan, S.)1,2; Bambang, S (Bambang, S.)2; Zhao, JL (Zhao, J. L.)3; Tan, ST (Tan, S. T.)3; Fan, HM (Fan, H. M.)4; Sun, L (Sun, L.)5; Zhang, S (Zhang, S.)5; Ryu, HH (Ryu, H. H.)6; Sun, XW (Sun, X. W.)3, Green electroluminescence from an n-ZnO: Er/p-Si heterostructured light-emitting diode, PHYSICA B-CONDENSED MATTER, 207 (14) : 2721-2724 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.352) (Quartile: 3)

Feng Ji Li1, Sam Zhang1?*, Geng Zhi Sun1, Jun Hua Kong2, R. S. Rawat3, Usman Ilyas3, and Bo Li4, Entrapping of Inclusions Within Carbon Nanotubes During Catalytic Decomposition of C2H4 on a “Thick” Nickel Film, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 4 (12) : 1194–1202 (2012) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

2011

Zhen Liu, T. P. Chen, Yang Liu, Zhan Hong Cen, Shu Zhu, Ming Yang,Jen It Wong,Yi Bin Li, and Sam Zhang, Annealing-Induced Changes in Electrical Characteristics of Al/Al-Rich Al2O3/p-Si Diodes, IEEE ELECTRON DEVICE LETTERS, 58 (1) : 33-38 (2011) (Impact Factor: 2.528) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang Zhe, Sam Zhang,Subbu S. Venkatraman, Shang Lei, Growth of hydroxyapatite coating on polymer microspheres, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (4) : 472–476 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Yanli Cai, Sam Zhang, Xianting Zeng, Deen Sun, Effect of fluorine incorporation on long-term stability of magnesium-containing hydroxyapatite coatings, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 22 : 1633-1638 (2011) (Impact Factor: 2.272) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Cai, S. Zhang, X. Zeng, M. Qian, D. Sun and W. Weng, Interfacial study of magnesium-containing fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 519 (15) : 4629-4633 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Xiaomin Zhang, Sam Zhang *, A microbridge method in tensile testing of substrate for fracture toughness of thin films, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (6) : 735–743 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

X. Zhao a, X.D. He a,?, Sam Zhang b, L.D. Wang a, M.W. Li c, Y.B. Li a, Investigations on B-doped SiO2 thermal protective coatings by hybrid sol–gel method, THIN SOLID FILMS, 519 (15) : 4849-4854 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

X. Wang, S. Zhang and L. Sun, A Two-step anodization to grow high-aspect-ratio TiO2 nanotubes, THIN SOLID FILMS, 519 (15) : 4694-4698 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Usman Ilyas1,2, R. S. Rawat*1, T.L. Tan1, P. Lee1, R. Chen3, H. D. Sun3, Li Fengji4 and Sam Zhang4, Oxygen rich p-type ZnO thin films using wet chemical route with enhanced carrier concentration by temperature-dependent tuning of acceptor defects, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 110 : 093522-1~7 (2011) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Usman Ilyas, R. S. Rawat, G. Roshan, T. L. Tan, P. Lee, S. V. Springham, Sam Zhang, Li Fengji R. Chen and H. D. Sun, Quenching of surface traps in Mn doped ZnO thin films for enhanced optical transparency, Applied Surface Science, 258 : 890-897 (2011) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Liu, Y.; Chen, T. P.; Liu, Z.; et al., Resistive Switching in a Ni-Rich Nickel Oxide Thin Film, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (2) : 267-271 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Lidong Sun,† Sam Zhang,†,* Xiu Wang,§ Xiao Wei Sun,‡ Duen Yang Ong,§ Xiaoyan Wang,†Dongliang Zhao, Transition from Anodic Titania Nanotubes to Nanowires: Arising from Nanotube Growth to Application in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, ChemPhysChem : DOI : 10.1002/cphc.201100450 (2011) (Impact Factor: 3.138) (Quartile: 1)

Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang,* Xiu Wang, Xiao Wei Sun, Duen Yang Ong and Aung Ko Ko Kyaw, A novel parallel configuration of dye-sensitized solar cells with double-sided anodic nanotube arrays, Energy & Environmental Science, 4 (6) : 2240-2248 or Doi 10.1039/clee01196k (2011) (Impact Factor: 25.427) (Quartile: 1)

Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang, Research Highlights: A Single Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell of Parallel Configuration of dye-sensitized solar cells with double-sided anodic nanotube arrays, COSMOS: Proceedings of the Singapore National Academy of Science, 7 (1) : 8-9 (2011) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

K. Cheng, J. Zhou, W. Weng, S. Zhang, G. Shen, P. Du and G. Han, Composite calcium phosphate coatings with sustained Zn release, THIN SOLID FILMS, 519 (15) : 4647-4651 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Huili Wang 1, Sam Zhang 1,*, Soon-Eng Ong 2, Jun Guo 3, Carbon Nanofiber or Carbon Nanotube?—The Role of Hyd rogen During RapidThermal Processing, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (4) : 491–493 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Feng Ji Li, Sam Zhang, Jun Hua Kong, and Wa Li Zhang, Study of silicon dioxide nanowires grown via rapid thermal annealing of sputtered amorphous carbon films doped with Si, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (2) : 240-245 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

F. Li, S. Zhang, J. Kong, Y. Zhang and W. Zhang, Multilayer DLC coatings via alternating bias during magnetron sputtering, THIN SOLID FILMS, 519 (15) : 4910-4916 (2011) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Cheng YH, Huang Y, Kanhere PD, Subramaniam VP, Gong D, Zhang S, Highfield J, Schreyer MK, Chen Z., Dual-Phase Titanate/Anatase with Nitrogen Doping for Enhanced Degradation of Organic Dye under Visible Light, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 17 : 2575-2578; doi: 10.1002/chem.201002256 (2011) (Impact Factor: 5.771) (Quartile: 1)

2010

Zhang, Sam; Wong, Chee C.; Chen, Zhong; et al., Selected Peer-Reviewed Papers from the 4th International Conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films and Surface Coatings (Thin Films 2008), JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (7) : 4548-4550 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Zhang, Sam; Cai, Wiping; Fei, Guang Tao; et al., Selected Peer-Reviewed Articles from 6th International Conference on Materials Processing, Properties and Performance (MP3-2007), JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (8) : 5333-5334 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, L. Ding, Y. B. Li, and S. Zhang, A Two-Terminal Write-Once-Read-Many-Times-Memory Device Based on an Aluminum Nitride Thin Film Containing Al Nanocrystals, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (9) : 5796-5799 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, L. Ding, and J. I. Wong, Y. B. Li, and S. Zhang, Charging effect of AlN thin films containing Al nanocrystals, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (1) : 599-603 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Y L Cai1, J J Zhang1,2, S Zhang1, *, S S Venkatraman 3, X T Zeng2, H J Du1, D Mondal3, Osteoblastic cell response on fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings: Effect of magnesium incorporation, Biomedical Materials, 5 : 054114 (2010) (Impact Factor: 3.361) (Quartile: 1)

Wali Zhang, Sam Zhang, Ming Yang, Zhen Liu and Tupei Chen, Charging effect on electroluminescence perpormance of nc-Si/a-SiO2 films, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 107 : 043709 (2010) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Wa Li Zhang1, Sam Zhang1 *, Ming Yang2, Zhen Liu2, and Tu Pei Chen2, Charging Effect on Conductance of Magnetron Sputtered Si Nanocrystals Embedded SiO2 Films, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (3) : 226-230 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Wa Li Zhang, Sam Zhang,*, Ming Yang, Zhen Liu, ZhanHong Cen, Tupei Chen and Dongping Liu, Electroluminescence of As-sputtered Silicon-rich SiOx Films, Vacuum, 84 : 1043-1048 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.558) (Quartile: 3)

Ming Yang1, Tu Pei Chen1 *, Wei Zhu1, Jen It Wong1, and Sam Zhang2, Comparison of Charge Storage Behavior of Electrons and Holes in a Continuous Ge Nanocrystal Layer, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 : 7–10 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Ling B, Sun XW, Zhao JL, Shen YQ, Dong ZL, Sun LD, Li SF, Zhang S, One-Dimensional Single-Crystalline Bismuth Oxide Micro/Nanoribbons: Morphology-Controlled Synthesis and Luminescent Properties, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (12) : 8322-8327 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Lidong Sun,† Sam Zhang,*,† Xiao Wei Sun,‡ Xiaoyan Wang,† and Yanli Cai†, Double-Sided Anodic Titania Nanotube Arrays: A Lopsided Growth Process, LANGMUIR, 26 (23) : 18424–18429 (2010) (Impact Factor: 3.993) (Quartile: 1)

Lei Shang, Sam Zhang, Subbu S Venkatraman2, Hejun Du and Meenubharathi Natarajan, Partition control scheme in hydrogel coated BioMEMS drug delivery device for release rate controllability, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (1) : 11-15 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

L.Shang, S. Zhang, S.Venkatraman, H Du, Tailoring of drug release kinetics by partition effect via drug immobilization, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2 (1) : 16-20 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Jianhui WANG, Sam ZHANG, Jinmin ZHAO, Interfacial interaction between sputtered ß-Ta films and DLC with Ru intermediate layer, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 (7) : 4644-4649 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Jianhui Wang, Sam Zhang, ToF-SIMS Study of Carbon Diffusion in Co-Pt-TiO2 Composite and Ruthenium Films, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 : 770-774 (2010) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Wali Zhang, Sam Zhang, Ming Yang and Tupei Chen, Microstructure of Magnetron Sputtered Amorphous SiOx Films: Formation of Amorphous Si Core-Shell Nanoclusters, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114 : 2414–2420 (2010) (Impact Factor: 4.509) (Quartile: 1)

2009

Zhang, Sam; Wong, Chee; Goh, Gregory; et al., 4(th) International Conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films and Surface Coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 4701 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Zhang Sam, Welcome to the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 1 (1) : 1-2 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

Z. Liu,1 T. P. Chen,1,a Y. Liu,2 M. Yang,1 J. I. Wong,1 Z. H. Cen,1 S. Zhang,3 and Y. B. Li4, Anomalous capacitance-voltage characteristics of Al/Al-rich Al2O3 /p-Si capacitors and their reconstruction, Applied Physics Letters, 94 : 243106 (2009) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Yuelei Bai, Xiaodong He, Yibin Li, Chuncheng Zhu, Sam Zhang, Rapid synthesis of bulk Ti2AlC by self-propagating high temperature combustion synthesis with pseudo hot isostatic pressing process, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 24 (8) : 252802535 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

Yibin Li,Sam Zhang, Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, Thirumany Sritharan and Cong Xu, Magnetron sputtered nc-Al/a-Al2O3 nanocomposite thin films for nonvolatile memory application, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 9 : 1-5 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Yibin Li, Sam Zhang, Thirumany Sritharan, Xiaodong He, Weidong Fei, Reduction of crystallization temperature of the Aurivillius phase in Nd-doped SrBi2Ta2O9 thin films via substrate bias, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 2633–2637 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Yejun Yin, Dongping Liu, Dongming Li, Jiandong Gu, Zhiqing Feng, Jinhai Niu, Guenther Benstetter, Sam Zhang, Surface properties of silicon oxide films deposited using low-pressure dielectric barrier discharge, Applied Surface Science, 255 (17) : 7708-7712 (2009) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Y.Q. Fu, J.K. Luo, A.J. Flewitt, W.M. Huang, S. Zhang and H.J. Du, W.I. Milne, Thin film shape memory alloys and microactuators, Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Surface Engineering, 2 (3/4) : 208-226 (2009) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Y.C. Chim, X.Z. Ding, X.T. Zeng and S. Zhang, Oxidation resistance of TiN, CrN, TiAlN and CrAlN coatings deposited by lateral rotating cathode arc, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 4845-4849 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Cai, S. Zhang, X. Zeng, Y. Wang, M. Qian and W. Weng, Improvement of bioactivity with magnesium and fluorine ions incorporated hydroxyapatite coatings via sol–gel deposition on Ti6Al4V alloys, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 5347-5351 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

X. He, Y. Li, L. Wang, Y. Sun and S. Zhang, High emissivity coatings for high temperature application: Progress and prospect, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 5120-5129 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Wali Zhang, Sam Zhang, Yang Liu, Tupei Chen, Evolution of Si Suboxides into Si Nanocrystals during Rapid Thermal Annealing as Revealed by XPS and Raman Studies, JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH, 311 : 1296–1301 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.462) (Quartile: 3)

Wa Li Zhang, Sam Zhang, and T. Chen, Charging mechanism of Si nanocrystals embedded SiO2 films, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 1 (3) : 176–181 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.007) (Quartile: 3)

W. Zhu, T. P. Chen, Y. Liu, M. Yang, S. Zhang, W. L. Zhang, S. Fung, Charging-induced changes in reverse current-voltage characteristics of Al/ Al2+xO3/p-Si diodes, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON ELECTRON DEVICES, 56 (9) : 2060-2064 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.207) (Quartile: 1)

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, Chee Cheong Wong, Ah Chin Tan, Assessment of fluxless solid liquid insterdiffusion bonding by compressive force of au-PbSn and Au-SAC for flip chip packaging, IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 32 (1) : 116-122 (2009) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Nay Lin,Huili Wang,Pradeep Dixit, Ting Xu, Sam Zhang,Jianmin Miao, Investigation of Carbon Nanotube Growth on Multimetal Layers for Advanced Interconnect Applications in Microelectronic Devices, ELECTROCHEMICAL AND SOLID STATE LETTERS, 156 (3) : K23-K27 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.321) (Quartile: 2)

Ming Yang, Tu Pei Chen, L. Ding, Jen It Wong, Yang Liu, Wa Li Zhang, Sam Zhang, Dr. Furong Zhu, and W. P. Goh, Implant energy-dependent enhancement of electroluminescence from Ge-implanted SiO2 thin films, ELECTROCHEMICAL AND SOLID STATE LETTERS, 12 (7) : H238-H240 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.321) (Quartile: 2)

M. Yang, T. P. Chen, Z. Liu, J. I. Wong, W. L. Zhang, S. Zhang, and Y. Liu, Effect of annealing on charge transfer in Ge nanocrystal based nonvolatile memory structure, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 106 : 103701-1~7 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

M Yang, T P Chen, J I Wong, Y Liu, L Ding, K Y Liu, S Zhang, W L Zhang, D Gui and C Y Ng, Influence of thermal annealing on charge storage behaviors of Ge nanoclusters synthesized with low-energy Ge ion implantation, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 42 : Online at stacks.iop.org/JPhysD/42/035109 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Lidong Sun; Sam Zhang, Xiao Wei Sun, Xiaodong He, Effect of Electric Field Strength on the Length of Anodized Titania Nanotube Arrays, JOURNAL OF ELECTROANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, 637 : 6–12 (2009) (Impact Factor: 2.822) (Quartile: 2)

Lidong Sun, Sam Zhang, Xiaowei Sun, Xiaodong He, Effect of TiO2 Nanotube Geometries on the Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnolog, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 10 : 4551-4561 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

L.L. Yang, X.D. He, F. He, Y.B. Li, S. Zhang, T. An and W.T. Zheng, Surface characterization of Ag–ITO cermet films prepared by a new sol–gel method, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 4979-4983 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

L.L. Yang, D.T. Ge, X.D. He, F. He, Y.B. Li and S. Zhang, Grazing incidence X-ray scattering study of sol–gel derived indium tin oxide thin films, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 5151-5156 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

K. Cheng, C. Ren, W. Weng, P. Du, G. Shen, G. Han and S. Zhang, Bonding strength of fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings: A comparative study on pull-out and scratch analysis, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 5361-5364 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

J. Wang, S. Zhang, H. Wang, K. Wong, Q. Zhou and Y. Zhou Yongzhong Zhou, Kinetics and characterization of hydrogenated carbon with ruthenium interlayer, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 5202-5206 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Chim, YC (Chim, Y. C.)[ 2 ] ; Ding, XZ (Ding, X. Z.)[ 1 ] ; Zeng, XT (Zeng, X. T.)[ 1 ] ; Zhang, S (Zhang, S.)[ 2 ], Thermal Stablility and Oxidation Resistance of TiN, CrN, TiAlN and CrAlN Coatings Deposited by Lateral Rotating Cathode Arc, THIN SOLID FILMS, 517 (17) : 4845-4849; DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2009.03.038 (2009) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

2008

Zhang, Sam, preface, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 (16) : 5151-5151 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Zhang, S., Selected peer-reviewed articles from thin films 2006 - 3rd International Conference on Advances of Thin Films and Coatings, December 11-15, 2006, Singapore, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 8 (5) : 2492-2493 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Z. Liu, T. P. Chen, Y. Liu, L. Ding, M. Yang, J. I. Wong, Z. H. Cen, Y. B. Li, S. Zhang, S. Fung, Light-induced instability in current conduction of aluminum nitride thin films embedded with Al nanocrystals, Applied Physics Letters, 92 : 013102 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Yibin Li,Thirumany Sritharan,Sam Zhang,Xiaodong He,Yang Liu and Tupei Chen, Multiferroic Properties of Sputtered BiFeO3 Thin Films, Applied Physics Letters, 92 : 132908 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Yibin Li,Sam Zhang, Weidong Fei, Huili Wang, Crystallization behavior of Nd-doped SrBi2Ta2O9 thin films prepared by magnetron sputtering, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5252-5257 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Yibin Li, Sam Zhang, Thirumany Sritharan, Yang Liu and T.P. Chen, Influence of oxygen partial pressure on magnetron sputtered Sr0.8Nd0.3Bi2.5Ta2O9+x ferroelectric thin films, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 457 : 549-554 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Yibin Li, Sam Zhang, Thirumany Sritharan, Xiaomin Li, Yang Liu, and T. P. Chen, Effect of Ta Nanobarrier in Magnetron Sputtering of Nd-Doped SrBi2Ta2O9 Thin Films, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 8 : 2618–2622 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Y. Q. Fu, S. Sanjabi, Z. H. Barber, W. M. Huang, M. Cai, S. Zhang, J. K. Luo, A. J. Flewitt, and W. I. Milne, In-Situ Observation of Transition Between Surface Relief and Wrinkling in Thin Film Shape Memory Alloys, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 8 (5) : 2588–2596 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Y. Q. Fu, J. K. Luo, S. E. Ong, S. Zhang, A. J. Flewitt, W. I. Milne, Shape memory microcage of TiNi/DLC films for biological applications, JOURNAL OF MICROMECHANICS AND MICROENGINEERING, 18 : 035026 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.768) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen , W. Zhu, M. Yang, Z. H. Cen, J. I. Wong, Y. B. Li , S. Zhang, X. B. Chen, and S. Fung, Charging effect of Al2O3 Thin Films Containing Al Nanocrystals, Applied Physics Letters, 93 : 142106-1~3 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Y. Liu · T.P. Chen · H.W. Lau · L. Ding · M. Yang ·J.I. Wong · S. Zhang · Y.B. Li, Conduction switching in aluminum nitride thin films containing Al nanocrystals, Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing, 93 : 483-487 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.444) (Quartile: 3)

Xu, C; Sritharan, T; Mhaisalkar, SG; et al., An XPS study of Al2Au and AlAu4 intermetallic oxidation, Applied Surface Science, 253 (14) : 6217-6221 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Xianghua Wang,Weiqi Yan, Wubing Shu, Xiaoting Luo and Sam Zhang, Biological and Biomechanical Behavior of Tatainum Implants with Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite Coatings, Key Engineering Materials, 361-363 : 1087-1090 (2008) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Wei Lin Leong, Pooi See Lee, Anup P.C. Lohani, Yeng Ming Lam, Tupei Chen, Sam Zhang, Ananth Dodabalapur, and Subodh Mhaisalkar, Non-volatile Organic Memory Applications enabled by in-situ synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles in a Self-assembled Block Copolymer, Advanced Materials, 20 : 2325-2331 (2008) (Impact Factor: 18.96) (Quartile: 1)

T. Sritharan, Y. B. Li, C. Xu, S. Zhang, Oxidation of Al-Au intermetallics and its consequences studied by XPS, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 23 (5) : 1371-1382 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

Soon-Eng Ong, Sam Zhang, Jang-Hsing Hsieh, Hejun Du, Shiu-Hann Oh, Growth of carbon nanotubes via rapid thermal processing from sputtered amorphous carbon, International Journal of Nanomanufacturing, 2 (1/2) : 40–49 (2008) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Soon-Eng Ong, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du, Yongsheng Wang, Lwin-Lwin Ma, In-vitro cellular behavior on amorphous carbon containing silicon, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5152-5156 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Shundong Miao, Kui Cheng, Wenjian Weng, Piyi Du, Ge Shen, Gaorong Han, Weiqi Yan and Sam Zhang, Fabrication and evaluation of Zn containing fluoridated hydroxyapatite layer with Zn release ability, Acta Biomaterialia, 4 (2) : 441-446 (2008) (Impact Factor: 6.008) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Y.S. Wang, X.T. Zeng, K.A. Khor, Wenjian Weng, D.E. Sun, Evaluation of Adhesion Strength and Toughness of Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite Coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5162-5167 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Ong Soon Eng, Sam Zhang,Du Hejun, Fundamental principles and applications of microfluidic systems, Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark, 13 : 2757-2773 (2008) (Impact Factor: 2.484) (Quartile: 3)

Ming Yang, T. P. Chen, Yang Liu, Liang Ding, Jen It Wong, Zhen Liu, Sam Zhang, Wali Zhang, Furong Zhu, Room-Temperature Visible Electroluminescence From Aluminum Nitride Thin Film Embedded With Aluminum Nanocrystals, IEEE ELECTRON DEVICE LETTERS, 55 (12) : 3605-3609 (2008) (Impact Factor: 2.528) (Quartile: 1)

Lei Shang, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du and Subbu S Venkatraman, A novel approach for the control of drug release rate through hydrogel membrane: II. Thermodynamic modelling of the partition control scheme, JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE SCIENCE, 321 : 331–336 (2008) (Impact Factor: 5.557) (Quartile: 1)

L.Shang, S. Zhang, H. Du, S.Venkatraman, A novel approach for the control of drug release rate through hydrogel membrane: I. effect of drug immobilization on drug release rate by copolymerization method, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 68 (3) : 715-723 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.975) (Quartile: 1)

Jianhui Wang, Sam Zhang, Huili Wang, Ping Xu, Dwight Iha, and Steven Sawasaki, Ruthenium Interlayer as Diffusion Barrier Under Carbon Overcoat in Magnetic Recording Media, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 8 : 2613–2617 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.338) (Quartile: 3)

Huili Wang, Sam Zhang, Yibin Li, Deen Sun, Bias effect on microstructure and mechanical properties of magnetron sputtered nanocrystalline titanium carbide thin films, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5419-5423 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

H. S. Tan, T. Cahyadi, Z. B. Wang, A. Lohani, Z. Tsakadze, Sam Zhang, F. R. Zhu, S. G. Mhaisalkar, Low Temperature Processed Inorganic Gate Dielectrics for Plastic Substrate based Organic Field Effect Transistors (This paper won the 2008 George E. Smith Award), IEEE ELECTRON DEVICE LETTERS, 29 (7) : 698-700 (2008) (Impact Factor: 2.528) (Quartile: 1)

Guochao Qi, Sam Zhang, Khiam Aik Khor, Sun Who Lye, Xianting Zeng , Wenjian Weng, Chunming Liu, Subbu S. Venkatraman, Lwin Lwin Ma, Osteoblastic cell response on magnesium incorporated apatite coatings, Applied Surface Science, 255 : 304-307 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Guochao Qi, Sam Zhang, Khiam Aik Khor, Chunming Liu, Xianting Zeng, Wenjian Weng, Min Qian, In vitro effect of magnesium inclusion in sol-gel derived apatite, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5176-5180 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Guochao Qi, Sam Zhang, K.A. Khor, Wenjian Weng, Xianting Zeng and Chunming Liu, An interfacial study of sol–gel-derived magnesium apatite coatings on Ti6Al4V substrates, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5172-5175 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

D. H. Zhang, W. Liu, Y. Wang, X. Z. Chen, J. H. Li, Z. M. Huang, and Sam S. Y. Zhang, InSbN alloys prepared by two-step ion implantation for infrared photodetection, Applied Physics Letters, 93 : 13107 (2008) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Cheng, K (Cheng, Kui)[ 1 ] ; Zhang, S (Zhang, Sam)[ 1 ] ; Weng, WJ (Weng, Wenjian)[ 2 ] ; Khor, KA (Khor, Khiam Aik)[ 1 ] ; Miao, SD (Miao, Shundong)[ 2 ] ; Wang, YS (Wang, Yongsheng)[ 1 ], The adhesion strength and residual stress of colloidal-Sol-gel prepared biphasic beta-TCP/FHA coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 (10) : 3251-3255 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Bao QL , Bao SJ 1, Li CM 1, Qi X , Pan CX , Zang JF , Lu ZS , Li YB, Tang DY, Zhang S , Lian K, Supercapacitance of solid carbon nanofibers made from ethanol flames, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 112 (10) : 3612-3618 (2008) (Impact Factor: 4.509) (Quartile: 1)

AMARCHAND SATHYAPALAN, NG SIU CHOON, ANUP LOHANI, ONG TENG TENG, SAM ZHANG, S.G MHAISALKAR, Novel self assembled monolayers of allyl phenyl thiophene ether as potential dielectric material for organic thin film transistors, THIN SOLID FILMS, 516 : 5646-5649 (2008) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

2007

Yongsheng Wang, Sam Zhang,Xianting Zeng, Kui Cheng, Min Qian, Wenjian Weng, In vitro Behavior of Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite Coatings in Organic-Containing Simulated Body Fluid, Materials Science & Engineering C-Materials for Biological Applications, 27 (2) : 244-250 (2007) (Impact Factor: 3.42) (Quartile: 2)

Yongsheng Wang, Sam Zhang, Xianting Zeng, Lwin Lwin Ma, Wenjian Weng , Weiqi Yan, Min Qian, Osteoblastic Cell Response on Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite Coatings, Acta Biomaterialia, 3 (2) : 191-197 (2007) (Impact Factor: 6.008) (Quartile: 1)

Yongsheng Wang, Sam Zhang , Xianting Zeng, Lwin Lwin Ma, Khiam Aik Khor, Min Qian, Initial Attachment of Osteoblastic Cells onto Sol-gel Derived Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite Coatings, JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS RESEARCH PART A, 84(A) (3) : 769 - 776 (2007) (Impact Factor: 3.263) (Quartile: 1)

Yongqing Fu, Jack Luo, Andrew Flewitt, Soon-Eng Ong, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du, William Milne, Micro-actuators of free-standing TiNiCu films, Smart Materials and Structures, 16 (6) : 2651-2657 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.769) (Quartile: 1)

Yinghong Xiao , Chunxian Guo , Chang Ming Li , Yibin Li , Jun Zhang , Renhao Xue , Sam Zhang, Highly sensitive and selective method to detect dopamine in the presence of ascorbic acid by a new polymeric composite film, Analytical Biochemistry, 371 : 229–237 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.243) (Quartile: 3)

Yibin Li, Sam Zhang, Weidong Fei, Zhenghao Gan, Subodh Mhaisalkar, FORMATION AND STABILITY OF PYROCHLORE IN SPUTTERED SBT THIN FILMS, Advances in Applied Ceramics, 106 (4) : 180-185 (2007) (Impact Factor: 1.109) (Quartile: 2)

Yibin Li, Sam Zhang, Weidong Fei, Thirumany Sritharan, Xu Cong, Nd-substituted SrBi2Ta2O9 ferroelectric thin films prepared by radio frequency magnetron sputtering, THIN SOLID FILMS, 515 : 8371–8375 (2007) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Yin, L. Hang, S. Zhang and X. L. Bui, Thermal Oxidation Properties of Titanium Nitride and Titanium-aluminum Nitride Materials – A Perspective for High Temperature Air-stable Solar Selective Absorber Applications, THIN SOLID FILMS, 515 (5) : 2829–2832 (2007) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Yang, B. K. Tay, X. W. Sun,J. Y. Sze, Z. J. Han, and J. X. Wang, X. H. Zhang, Y. B. Li and S. Zhang, Quenching of surface-exciton emission from ZnO nanocombs by plasma immersion ion implantation, Applied Physics Letters, 91 : 071921-1~071921-3 (2007) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Xiang-Dong Gao, Xiao-Min Li, Sam Zhang, Wei-Dong Yu, Jijun Qiu, ZnO submicron structures of controlled morphology synthesized in zinc-hexamethylenetetramine-ethylenediamine aqueous syste, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 22 (7) : 1815-1823 (2007) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

Soon-Eng Ong,Sam Zhang,Hejun Du,Deen Sun, Relationship between bonding structure and mechanical properties of amorphous carbon containing silicon, Diamond and Related Materials, 16 (8) : 1628-1635 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

Soon-Eng Ong, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du, Hui-Chin Too and Kyaw-Naing Aung, Influence of Silicon Concentration on the Haemocompatibility of Amorphous Carbon, Biomaterials, 28 : 4033–4038 (2007) (Impact Factor: 8.387) (Quartile: 1)

Soon-Eng Ong, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du, Gladys Tan, Temperature effect on bonding structures of amorphous carbon containing more than 30at.% silicon, Diamond and Related Materials, 16 (10) : 1823-1827 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

Shundong Miao, Wenjian Weng, Kui Cheng, Piyi Du, Ge Shen, Gaorong Han, Xin Huang, Weiqi Yan Sam Zhang, In vitro bioactivity and osteoblast-like cell test of zinc containing fluoridated hydroxyapatite films, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 18 (10) : 2101-2105 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.272) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Huili Wang, Soon Eng Ong, Deen Sun and Bui Xuan Lam, Hard Yet Tough Nanocomposite coatings – Present Status and Future Trend, Plasma Processes and Polymers, 4 : 219-228 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.713) (Quartile: 1)

S. Zhang, Y.S. Wang, X.T. Zeng, K. Cheng, M. Qian, D.E. Sun, W.J. Weng, W.Y. Chia, Evaluation of interfacial strength and residual stress of sol-gel derived fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings onTi6Al4V substrates, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 74 : 1884-1893 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.024) (Quartile: 1)

Kui Cheng, Sam Zhang, Wenjian Weng, Surface characterization of colloidal-sol gel derived biphasic HA/FA coatings, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 18 : 2011-2015 (2007) (Impact Factor: 2.272) (Quartile: 2)

Dong, Xiaochen; Fu, Dongliang; Li, Lain-Jong; Ahmed, Moawia; Shi, Yumeng; Mhaisalkar, Subodh; Zhang, Sam; Ho, Xinning; Rogers, John; Moochhala, Shabbir, Heme-Enabled Electrical Detection of Carbon Monoxide at Room Temperature Using Networked Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors, Chemistry of Materials, 19 (25) : 6059-6061 (2007) (Impact Factor: 9.407) (Quartile: 1)

C. Xu, T. Sritharan, S. G. Mhaisalkar, M. Srinivasan, S. Zhang, An XPS study of Al2Au and AlAu4 intermetallic oxidation, Applied Surface Science, 253 : 6217–6221 (2007) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

2006

Zhenghao Gan, Zhong Chen, S.G. Mhaisalkar, M. Damayanti,Zhe Chen, K. Prasad, Sam Zhang,Ning Jiang, Effect of Electron Beam Treatment on Adhesion of Ta/Polymeric Low-k Interface, Applied Physics Letters, 88 : 233510-1~3 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Yanbo Feng, Weiqi Yan, Disheng Yang, Jie Feng, Xiaoxiang Wang, Sam Zhang, Biological and Biomechanical Properties of Chemically Modified SLA Titanium Implants In Vitro and In Vivo, Key Engineering Materials, 309-311 : 399-402 (2006) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Y.Q. Fu , J.K. Luo, A.J. Flewitt, S.E. Ong, S. Zhang, W.I. Milne, Laser micromachining of sputtered DLC films, Applied Surface Science, 252 (13) : 4914-4918 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.15) (Quartile: 2)

Y.D. Zhen, San Ping Jiang, Sam Zhang, Vincent Tan, Interaction between metallic interconnect and constitute oxides of (La, Sr)MnO3 coating of solid oxide fuel cells, JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN CERAMIC SOCIETY, 26 (15) : 3253-3264 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.933) (Quartile: 1)

Y. Q. Fu, Sam Zhang, M. J. Wu, W. M. Huang, H. J. Du, J. K. Luo, A. J. Flewitt, W. I. Milne, On the lower thickness boundary of sputtered TiNi films for shape memory applicatio, THIN SOLID FILMS, 515 (1) : 80-86 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, P. Zhao, S. Zhang, S. Fung, Y. Q. Fu, Memory Effect of Al-Rich AlN Films Synthesized with RF Magnetron Sputtering, Applied Physics Letters, 87 (3) : 03312-1~3 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, H. W. Lau, J. N. Wong, L. Ding, S. Zhang, S. Fung, Charging effect on current conduction in aluminum nanocomposite (nc-Al/AlN) thin films, Applied Physics Letters, 89 (12) : 123101-1~3 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, C.Y. Ng, and L. Ding, S. Zhang, Y. Q. Fu, S. Fung, Depth profiling of charging effect of Si nanocrystals embedded in SiO2: a study of charge diffusion among Si nanocrystals, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 110 (33) : 16499-16502 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.187) (Quartile: 2)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen, L. Ding, S. Zhang, Y. Q. Fu, S. Fung, Charging Mechanism in a SiO2 Matrix Embedded with Si-Nanocrystals, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 100 (9) : 096111-1~3 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, C.C. Wong, A.C. Tan, Davin Hadikusuma, Interfacial microstructures and kinetics of Au/SnAgCu, THIN SOLID FILMS, 504 (1-2) : 441-445 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, C.C. Wong, A.C. Tan, Dissolution and reaction between au and molten eutectic PbSn solder, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, 427 (1-2) : 136-141 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.647) (Quartile: 1)

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, C.C. Wong, A.C. Tan, Fluxless Flip Chip Bonding with Joint-in-via Architecture, THIN SOLID FILMS, 504 (1-2) : 436-440 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

San Ping Jiang, Y.D. Zhen, Sam Zhang and Alfred Iing Yoong Tok, Ping Wu, An Electrochemical Method to Assess the Chromium Volatility of Chromia-Forming Metallic Interconnect for SOFCs, JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 153 (11) : A2120-A2125 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Yibin Li, Weidong Fei, Zhenghao Gan, Subodh Mhaisalkar, X.M. Li, PARAMETRIC STUDY OF SPUTTERED Sr-DEFICIENT SrBi2Ta2O9THIN FILMS, JOURNAL OF VACUUM SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY A, 24 (6) : 1992-1998 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.724) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Xuanlam Bui, Xiaomin Li, Thermal stability and oxidation properties of magnetron sputtered diamond-like carbon and its nanocomposite coatings, Diamond and Related Materials, 15 (4-8) : 972-976 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Soon-Eng Ong, Hejun Du, Kyaw-Naing Aung and Hui-Chin Too, Xigen Miao, Bonding Structure and Haemocompatibility of Silicon-Incorporated Amorphous Carbon, THIN SOLID FILMS, 515 (1) : 66-72 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Zeng Xianting, Wang Yongsheng, Cheng Kui, Weng Wenjian, Adhesion strength of sol-gel derived fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 200 (22-23) : 6350-6354 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Teaching Electron Configuration the Musical Way, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING EDUCATION, 22 (5) : 951-954 (2006) (Impact Factor: 0.559) (Quartile: 3)

S.P. Jiang, Y.D. Zhen, Sam Zhang, Interaction Between Fe–Cr Metallic Interconnect and (La,Sr)MnO3/YSZ Composite Cathode of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 153 (8) : A1511-A1517 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

S.P. Jiang, Sam Zhang, Y.D. Zhen, Deposition of Cr Species at (La,Sr)(Co,Fe)O3 Cathodes of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 153 (1) : A127-A124 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Lee, TK (Lee, TK); Zhang, S (Zhang, S); Wong, CC (Wong, CC); Tan, AC (Tan, AC), A novel joint-in-via flip-chip chip-scale package (vol 29, pg 186, 2006), IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 29 (2) : 372-372 (2006) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Kui Cheng, Sam Zhang, Wenjian Weng, Sol-gel prepared beta-TCP/FHA biphasic coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 515 : 135-140 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Kui Cheng, Sam Zhang, Wenjian Weng, Sol-gel Preparation of Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite in Ca(NO3)2- PO(OH)3-x(OEt)x-HPF6 system, Journal of Sol Gel Science and Technology, 38 : 13-17 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.473) (Quartile: 2)

Jun-Liang Zhao, Xiao-Min Li, Sam Zhang, Chang Yanga, Xiang-Dong Gao, Wei-Dong Yu, Highly (002)-oriented ZnO film grown by ultrasonic spray pyrolysis on ZnO-seeded Si (100) substrate, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 21 : 2185-2190 (2006) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

Gan, ZG; Mhaisalkar, SG; Chen, Z; et al. Gan, ZG (Gan, ZG); Mhaisalkar, SG (Mhaisalkar, SG); Chen, Z (Chen, Z); Chen, Z (Chen, Z); Prasad, K (Prasad, K); Zhang, S (Zhang, S); Damayanti, M (Damayanti, M); Jiang, N (Jiang, N), Modification of Ta/polymeric low-k interface by electron-beam treatment, JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 153 (1) : G30-G34 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

Dongping Liu, Sam Zhang, Soon-Eng Ong, Günther Benstetter, Hejun Du, Surface and electron emission properties of hydrogen-free diamond-like carbon films investigated by atomic force microscopy, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, 426 (1-2) : 114-120 (2006) (Impact Factor: 2.647) (Quartile: 1)

AV. Vairagar, Zhenghao Gan, Wei Shao, S. G. Mhaisalkar, Hongyu Li, K. N. Tu, Zhong Chen, E. Zschech, H. J. Engelmann, and Sam Zhang, Improvement of Electromigration Lifetime of Submicrometer Dual-Damascene Cu Interconnects Through Surface Engineering, JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, 153 (9) : G840-G845 (2006) (Impact Factor: 3.014) (Quartile: 1)

2005

Zhenghao Gan, S.G. Mhaisalkar, Zhong Chen, Sam Zhang, Zhe Chen, K. Prasad, Study of interfacial adhesion energy of multi-layered ULSI thin film structures using four-point bending test, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 85-89 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S; Teixeira, V, Selected papers from the 2(nd) international conference on advances of thin films and coatings (thin films 2004), singapore, 13(th)-17(th) July, 2004, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 1 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Measurement of thin films: A Review, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 74-84 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Z.Z. Tang, J. H. Hsieh, S. Y. Zhang, C. Li, and Y.Q Fu, Phase transition and microstructure change in Ta-Zr alloy films by Co-sputtering by Co-sputtering, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 110-113 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Sam Zhang, YanWei Gu, Stress and surface morphology of TiNiCu thin films: effect of annealing temperature, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 389-394 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Sam Zhang, Weimin Huang, XPS Characterization of surface and interfacial structure of sputtered TiNi films on Si substrate, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, 403 : 25–31 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.647) (Quartile: 1)

Y. Liu, T. P. Chen,C.Y. Ng, S. Tse, P. Zhao, Y. Q. Fu, S. Zhang and S. Fung, Random capacitance modulation due to charging/discharging in Si nanocrystals embedded in gate dielectric, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 16 (8) : 1119-1122 (2005) (Impact Factor: 3.573) (Quartile: 1)

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, C.C. Wong, A.C Tan, A Novel Joint-in-Via Flip-Chip Chip-Scale Package, IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 1521-3323 : 1-9 (2005) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Teck Kheng Lee, Sam Zhang, Chee Cheong Wong, Ah Chin Tan, Instantaneous Fluxless Solder Bonding in Ambient Atmosphere, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 98 : 034904 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.101) (Quartile: 2)

Shundong Miao, Wenjian Weng, Kui Cheng, Piyi Du, Ge Shen, Gaorong Han, Sam Zhang, Sol–gel preparation of Zn-doped fluoridated hydroxyapatite films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 223-226 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

San Ping Jiang, Sam Zhang, Yong Da Zhen and Wei Wang, Fabrication and Performance of Impregnated Ni Anodes of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CERAMIC SOCIETY, 88 (7) : 1779-1785 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.787) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, X.T. Zeng, Xiaomin Li, Towards high adherent and tough a-C coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 482 (1-2) : 138-144 (2005) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Sam ZHANG, Deen SUN, Yongqing FU, Y.T. Pei, J.Th.M. De Hosson, Ni-toughened nc-TiN/a-SiNx nanocomposite thin films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 200/5-6 : 1530-1534 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Deen Sun, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Qing Zhang, Effect of sputtering target power on preferred orientation of the nc-TiN crystallites in nanocomposite nc-TiN/a-SiNx thin films, Journal of Metastable & Nanocrystalline Materials, 23 : 175-178 (2005) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Sam Zhang, Deen Sun, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Toughness measurement of thin films: A Review, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 74-84 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Deen Sun, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Toughening of Hard and Superhard Thin Films: A Critical Review, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 2-8 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Deen Sun, Xianting Zeng, Oxidation of Ni-toughened nc-TiN/a-SiNx nanocomposite thin film, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 20 (10) : 2754-2762 (2005) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, Jiaren Jiang, Xiaomin Li, Microstructure and tribological properties of magnetron sputtered nc-TiC/a-C nanocomposite, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 206-211 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

S.P. Jiang, Sam Zhang and Y.D. Zhen, Early interaction between Fe-Cr alloy metallic interconnect and Sr-doped LaMnO3 cathodes of solid oxide fuel cells, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 20 (3) : 747-758 (2005) (Impact Factor: 1.579) (Quartile: 3)

S.P. Jiang, Sam Zhang and Y.D. Zhen, A fast method for the investigation of the interaction between metallic interconnect and Sr-doped LaMnO3 of solid oxide fuel cells, Materials Science and Engineering B-Advanced Functional Solid-State Materials, 119 (1) : 80-86 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.331) (Quartile: 2)

Liu, Y (Liu, Y); Chen, TP (Chen, TP); Zhao, P (Zhao, P); Zhang, S (Zhang, S); Fung, S (Fung, S); Fu, YQ (Fu, YQ), Memory effect of Al-rich AlN films synthesized with rf magnetron sputtering, Applied Physics Letters, 87 (3) : article: 033112 DOI: 10.1063/1.2000337 (2005) (Impact Factor: 3.142) (Quartile: 1)

Kui Cheng, Wenjian Weng, Huiming Wang, Sam Zhang, in vitro behavior of osteoblast like cells: the effect of F-content in fluoridated hydroxyapatite coating, Biomaterials, 26 : 6288-6295 (2005) (Impact Factor: 8.387) (Quartile: 1)

Kui Cheng, Sam Zhang, Wenjian Weng, Xianting Zeng, The interfacial study of sol-gel derived fluoridated hydroxyapatite coatings, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 242-246 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Kui Cheng, Sam Zhang and Wenjian Weng, The F content in sol–gel derived FHA coatings: an XPS study, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 237-241 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

J.X. Zhang, H. Cheng, Y.Z. Chen, A. Uddin, Shu Yuan, S.J. Geng, S. Zhang, Growth of AlN films on Si (100) and Si (111) substrates by reactive magnetron sputtering, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 68-73 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

G.J. Qi, S. Zhang, T.T. Tang, J.F. Li, X.W. Sun and X.T. Zeng, Experimental Study of Aluminum Induced Crystallization of Amorphous Silicon Thin Films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 198 (1-3) : 300-303 (2005) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Fu, YQ; Du, HJ; Zhang, S; et al., Effects of silicon nitride interlayer on phase transfort-nation and adhesion of TiNi films, THIN SOLID FILMS, 476 (2) : 352-357 (2005) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Du, HJ; Fu, YQ; Zhang, S; et al., Biopsy applications of Ti50Ni41Cu9 shape memory films for wireless capsule endoscope, SCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 5648 : 184-193 (2005) (Impact Factor: 3.305) (Quartile: 1)

Chen, TL; Li, XM; Zhang, S; et al., Comparative study of epitaxial growth of Pt and Ir electrode films grown on MgO-buffered Si(100) by PLD, Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing, 80 (1) : 73-76 (2005) (Impact Factor: 1.444) (Quartile: 3)

2004

Yongqing Fu, Sam Zhang, Hejun Du, TEM and XPS characterization of (Ti,Cr)CN/DLC superhard nanocomposite coatings, Transactions of the Materials Research Society of Japan, 29 (2) : 421-424 (2004) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Weimin Huang, Sam Zhang, Hu Min, TiNi based thin films in MEMS applications: a review, SENSORS AND ACTUATORS A-PHYSICAL, 112 (2-3) : 395-408 (2004) (Impact Factor: 2.201) (Quartile: 1)

Tonglai Chen, Xiao Min Li, Sam Zhang, Hua Rong Zeng, Oxygen-pressure dependence of the crystallinity of MgO films grown on Si(1 0 0) by PLD, JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH, 270 : 553–559 (2004) (Impact Factor: 1.462) (Quartile: 3)

Tonglai Chen, Xiao Min Li, Sam Zhang, Enhanced strain relaxation induced by epitaxial layer growth mode of MgO thin films, SOLID STATE COMMUNICATIONS, 131 : 523-526 (2004) (Impact Factor: 1.458) (Quartile: 3)

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Development of carbon-based coating of extremely high toughness with good hardness, International Journal of Nanoscience, 3 (4-5) : 571-578 (2004) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, Yongqing Fu, David L. Butler, Hejun Du, Bias-graded deposition of diamond-like carbon for tribological applications, Diamond and Related Materials, 13 (4-8) : 867-871 (2004) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, Yongqing Fu, Magnetron-sputtered nc-TiC/a-C(Al) tough nanocomposite coatings, THIN SOLID FILMS, 467 (1-2) : 261-266 (2004) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Sun Deen, Fu Yongqing, Du Hejun, Qing Zhang, Effect of sputtering target power density on topography and residual stress during growth of nanocomposite nc-TiN/a-SiNx thin films, Diamond and Related Materials, 13 (10) : 1777-1784 (2004) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

Sam Zhang, Sun Deen, Fu Yongqing, Du Hejun, Effect of sputtering target power on microstructure and mechanical properties of nanocomposite nc-TiN/a-SiNx thin films, THIN SOLID FILMS, 447-448 : 462-467 (2004) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Sam ZHANG , Deen SUN, Yongqing FU, Hejun DU, Toughness measurement of ceramic thin films by two-step tensile method, THIN SOLID FILMS, 469-470C : 233-238 (2004) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

S.P. Jiang, Sam Zhang, Y.D. Zhen and A.P. Koh, Performance of GDC-impregnated Ni anodes of solid oxide fuel cells, ELECTROCHEMICAL AND SOLID STATE LETTERS, 7 (9) : A282-A285 (2004) (Impact Factor: 2.321) (Quartile: 2)

S. Zhang, Y.Q. Fu, X. L. Bui, H. J. Du, XPS study of diamond-like carbon-based nanocompsoite films, International Journal of Nanoscience, 3 (6) : 1-6 (2004) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

J Nakano, H. Miyazaki, T. Kimura, T.Goto and S. Zhang, Thermal conductivity of yttria-stabilized zirconia thin films prepared by magnetron sputtering, JOURNAL OF THE CERAMIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 112 (5) : S908-S911 (2004) (Impact Factor: 0.828) (Quartile: 2)

2003

Zhang, S; Khor, KA, Symposium on technological advances and performance of engineering thin films and surface coatings at the 1st International Conference on Materials Processing for Properties and Performance (MP3), held in Singapore on 1(st)-3(rd) August 2002, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2-3) : 7 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Y.Q. Fu, H.J. Du, S.Zhang, Functionally graded TiN/TiNi shape memory alloy films, MATERIALS LETTERS, 57 : 2995-2999 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.437) (Quartile: 2)

Y.Q. Fu, H.J. Du, S.Zhang, Deposition of TiN layer on TiNi thin films to improve surface properties, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 129-136 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Y.Q. Fu, H.J. Du, S.Zhang, Sputtering deposited TiNi films: relationship among processing, stress evolution and phase transformation behaviors, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 120-128 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Y.Q. Fu, H.J. Du, S.Zhang, Adhesion and interfacial structure of magnetron sputtered TiNi films on Si/SiO(2) substrate, THIN SOLID FILMS, 444 : 85-90 (2003) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

X.T. Zeng, S. Zhang, S. Q. Sun, Y. C. Liu, Nanometric-layered CrN/TiN thin films : Mechnical strength and thermal stability, THIN SOLID FILMS, 424 : 99-102 (2003) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Wenjian Weng, Sam Zhang, Kui Cheng, Haibo Qu, Piyi Du, Ge Shen, Jun Yuan, Gaorong Han, Sol-Gel Preparation of Bioactive Apattite Films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 292-296 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Shujiang Geng, Sam Zhang and H. Onishi, Precision Thickness Measurement of Ultra-thin Films via XPS, Materials Science Forum, 437-438 : 195-198 (2003) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Shujiang Geng, Fuhui Wang, Sam Zhang, Cross-sectional oxide distribution of cast IN738 and its sputtered coating at1000 oC, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 161-164 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Shujiang Geng, Fuhui Wang, Sam Zhang, High temperature oxidation behavior of a sputtered pure Ni nanocrystalline coating at 700 –900 oC, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 212-216 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, X.T. Zeng, Y.C. Liu, Magnetron sputtering of nanocomposite (Ti,Cr)CN/DLC coatings, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 162 (1) : 42 –48 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Deen Sun, Yongqing Fu, Hejun Du, Recent advances of superhard nanocomposite coatings: a review, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 113 - 119 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Xuan Lam Bui, Yongqing Fu, Magnetron sputtered hard a-C coatings of very high toughness, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 137 - 142 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

S.G. Wang, Qing Zhang, S.F. Yoon, J. Ahn, Q. Zhou, Q. Wang, D.J. Yang, J.Q. Li, S. Zhang, Electron Field emission enhancement effects of nano-diamond films, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 143-147 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Jiaren Jiang, Sam Zhang, Environmental Effects on the Frictional Behaviour of an Unhydrogenated Diamond-Like Carbon Coating, Materials Science Forum, 437-438 : 207-210 (2003) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Jiaren Jiang , Sam Zhang, R.D. Arnell, The effect of relative humidity on tribological behaviour of a diamond-like carbon coating, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 167 (2&3) : 221-225 (2003) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Aiping Zeng, E. Liu, S. Zhang, S.N. Tan, L. X. Liu, J. Gao, Diamond-Like Carbon Films for Electrochemical Sensor, Materials Science Forum, 437-438 : 467-470 (2003) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Aiping Zeng ,E. Liu, S. Zhang, S.N.Tan, P.Hing, I.F.Annergren, J.Gao, Impedance Study on Electrochemical Characteristics of Sputtered DLC Films, THIN SOLID FILMS, 426 : 258-264 (2003) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

2002

Zhang, S; Sun, D; Fu, YQ, Superhard Nanocomposite Coatings, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 18 (6) : 485-491 (2002) (Impact Factor: 2.267) (Quartile: 1)

X.T. Zeng, S. Zhang, X.Z. Ding, D. G. Teer, Comparison of three types of carbon composite coatings with exceptional load-bearing capacity and high wear resistance, THIN SOLID FILMS, 420/421 : 366-370 (2002) (Impact Factor: 1.761) (Quartile: 2)

Shujiang Geng, Sam Zhang and H. Onishi, XPS Applications in Thin Films Research, MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY, 17 (4) : 234-240 (2002) (Impact Factor: 1.442) (Quartile: 3)

Sam Zhang , Xianting Zeng, Zhenggui Tang, Ming Jen Tan, Exploring the antisticking properties of solid lubricant thin films in transfer molding, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MODERN PHYSICS B, 16 (6&7) : 1080-1085 (2002) (Impact Factor: 0.85) (Quartile: 4)

Ghosh, S; Avasthi, DK; Som, T; et al., Structure dependent electronic sputtering of a-C : H films by swift heavy ions, NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION B, 190 : 164-168 (2002) (Impact Factor: 1.389) (Quartile: 1)

Fu, YQ; Du, HJ; Zhang, S; et al., Curvature method as a tool to evaluate shape memory effects for TiNiCu thin films, Surface Engineering : 293-303 (2002) (Impact Factor: 1.081) (Quartile: 3)

Aiping Zeng, E. Liu, S. N. Tan, S. Zhang, J. Gao, Cyclic Voltammetry Studies of Sputtered Nitrogen Doped Diamond-like Carbon Film Electrode, Electroanalysis, 14 (15-16) : 1110-1114 (2002) (Impact Factor: 2.471) (Quartile: 2)

Aiping Zeng, E. Liu, S. N. Tan, S. Zhang, J. Gao, Stripping Voltammetric Analysis of Lead at Nitrogen Doped Diamond-like Carbon Film Electrodes, Electroanalysis, 14 (18) : 1294-1298 (2002) (Impact Factor: 2.471) (Quartile: 2)

Aiping Zeng, E. Liu, P. Hing, S. Zhang, S. N. Tan, I. F.Annergren, J. Gao, Microstructure and Electrochemical Behavior of Sputtered Diamond-like Carbon Films, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MODERN PHYSICS B, 16 (6&7) : 1024-1030 (2002) (Impact Factor: 0.85) (Quartile: 4)

Aiping Zeng, E. Liu, I. F.Annergren, S. N. Tan, S. Zhang, P. Hing, J. Gao, EIS Capacitance Diagnosis of Nano Porosity Effect on the Corrosion Protection of DLC Films, Diamond and Related Materials, 11 : 160-168 (2002) (Impact Factor: 2.125) (Quartile: 2)

2001

Zeng Xianting, Sam Zhang, L. S. Tan, Multilayered (Ti, Al) Ceramic Coating for High Speed Machining Applications, JOURNAL OF VACUUM SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY A, 19 (4) : 1919-1922 (2001) (Impact Factor: 1.724) (Quartile: 2)

S Ghosh, Alka Ingale, T.Som, D.Kabiraj, A.Tripathi, S.Mishra, S.Zhang, X.Hong, D.K.Avasthi, Structural effect on electronic sputtering of hydrogenated amorphous carbon films, SOLID STATE COMMUNICATIONS, 120 : 445-450 (2001) (Impact Factor: 1.458) (Quartile: 3)

2000

X.T. Zeng, S. Zhang, and T. Muramatsu, Comparison of three advanced hard coatings for stamping applications, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 127 (1) : 38-42 (2000) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, X.T. Zeng, H. Xie, P. Hing, A phenomenological approach for Id/Ig and sp3 of magnetron sputtered a-C, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 123 (2&3) : 256-260 (2000) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, Tan Ming Jen, Xianting Zeng, Hong Xie, Peter Hing, Raman and PEELS studies of magnetron sputtered a-C, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MODERN PHYSICS B, 14 (2&3) : 268-273 (2000) (Impact Factor: 0.85) (Quartile: 4)

Haitao Ye, Chang Q. Sun, Peter Hing, Hong Xie, Sam Zhang, Jun Wei, Nucleation and growth dynamics of diamond films by microwave plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (MPECVD), SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 123 (2&3) : 129-133 (2000) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Before Year 2000

Zhang, S., Xie, H., Hing, P., Mo. Z, Adhesion and Raman Studies of Magnetron Sputtered Amorphous Carbon on WC/Co, Surface Engineering, 15 (4) : 341-346 (1999) (Impact Factor: 1.081) (Quartile: 3)

Sam Zhang, M.J. Tan, P. Hing, H. Xie, H.L. Wong , W.L. Ng, Nitrogenated Carbon Layer on Magnetic Recording Disks, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 89&90 : 556-560 (1999) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang, H. Xie, X.T. Zeng and P. Hing, Residual Stress Characterization of Diamond-like Carbon Coatings by X-ray Diffraction Method, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 122 : 219-224 (1999) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Sam Zhang and Hong Xie, Improving the adhesion of amorphous carbon coatings on cemented carbide through plasma cleaning, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 113 (1&2) : 120-125 (1999) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Zeng, X., Zhang, S., Hsieh, J, Development of graded Cr-Ti-N coatings, SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY, 102 (1&2) : 108-112 (1998) (Impact Factor: 2.139) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Wang, B., Tang, J., The processing and characterisation of diamond-like carbon films, Surface Engineering, 13 (4) : 303-309 (1997) (Impact Factor: 1.081) (Quartile: 3)

Zhang, S., Tam, S. C, Mechanical alloying of a TiC-TiN ceramic system, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 67 : 112-116 (1997) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Lu, G. Q., Sintering kinetics of Mo-free cermets, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 67 : 162-166 (1997) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zeng, X. T., Zhang, S., Tan, B. H., Liu, Y. C, Preparation of CrN/Cr2N multilayer coatings by unbalanced magnetron sputtering, Surface Modification Technologies, X : 899-908 (1997) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Sun-CQ, Zhang-S, Hing-P, Wei-J, Xie-H, Wee-ATS , Spectral Correspondence to the Evolution of Chemical-Bond and Valence-Band in Oxidation, MODERN PHYSICS LETTERS B, 11 (25) : 1103-1113 (1997) (Impact Factor: 0.547) (Quartile: 4)

Lu, L; Lai, MO; Zhang, S, Diffusion in mechanical alloying, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 67 (1-3) : 100-104 (1997) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Guojun Qi and Sam Zhang, Recrystallization of gold alloys for producing fine bonding wires, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 68 : 288-293 (1997) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Hsieh, J. H., Tan, B. H., Hing, P., Teer, . G., Characterization and tribological behaviors of MoS2 coatings deposited by unbalanced magnetron sputtering, Surface Modification Technologies, X : 55-62 (1997) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Hsieh, J. H., Zhang, S., Tan, B. H., Fong, L. H., Zhang, W. H., Comparative tribological study of PVD coatings rubbing against epoxy moulding compound, Surface Modification Technologies, X : 396-403 (1997) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Zhang, S., Lu, G.Q., Effect of the green state on the sintering of Ti(C,N)-based cermets, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 54 : 29-33 (1995) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Lu, G.Q., Sintering of Ti(C,N)-based cermets: The role of compaction, MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING PROCESSES, 10 (4) : 773-783 (1995) (Impact Factor: 1.419) (Quartile: 2)

Zhang, S., Khor, A. K., Lu, L., Preparation of Ti(C,N)-WC-TaC solid solution by mechanical alloying technique, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 48 : 779-784 (1995) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S. , Jana, S., 4-POINT BENDING OF A MOLYBDENUM-FREE TITANIUM CARBONITRIDE CERMET, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 53 : 837-845 (1995) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Lu, L., Lai, M. O., Zhang, S., Preparation of Al-based composite using mechanical alloying, Key Engineering Materials, 104-107 (1) : 111-124 (1995) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Lu, L., Lai, M. O., Zhang, S., Modeling of the mechanical alloying process, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 52 : 539-546 (1995) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Lu, L. , Lai, M. O., Zhang, S., Fabrication of Ni3Al intermetallic compound using mechanical alloying technique, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 48 : 683-690 (1995) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Qin, C.D., Lim, L.C, Solid solution extent of WC and TaC in Ti(C,N) as revealed by lattice parameter increase, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REFRACTORY METALS & HARD MATERIALS, 12 : 329-333 (1994) (Impact Factor: 2.263) (Quartile: 1)

Lu, L., Lai, M. O., Zhang, S., Preparation of copper based shape memory alloy via mechanical alloying technique, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 10 : 319-322 (1994) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Lu, L., Lai, M. O., Zhang, S., Evolution and characterization of Ni3Al intermetalic compound during mechanical alloying, MATERIALS & DESIGN, 15 (2) : 79-86 (1994) (Impact Factor: 3.997) (Quartile: 1)

LU, L (LU, L); LAI, MO (LAI, MO); ZHANG, S (ZHANG, S), Thermodynamics properties of mechanically alloyed Ni and Al powders, MATERIALS RESEARCH BULLETIN, 29 (8) : 889-894 (1994) (Impact Factor: 2.435) (Quartile: 2)

Zhang, S., Zhu, W. G, TiN coating of tool steels: a review, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 39 : 165-177 (1993) (Impact Factor: 2.359) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S. , Lu, L., Lai, M. O., Cu-based shape memory powder preparation using the mechanical alloying technique, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, A 171 : 257-262 (1993) (Impact Factor: 2.647) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Titanium carbonitride-based cermets: processes and properties, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, A163 : 141-148 (1993) (Impact Factor: 2.647) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S., Anelasticity in cobalt-magnesium orthosilicate ceramic partial melts, Journal of the Institute of Materials (East Asia), 2 (2) : 5--9 (1993) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Zhang, S., Melt migration profile of a two-phase ceramics under four-point bending, The Mechanical Engineer, 2 : 65-70 (1993) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Lu, L., Zhang, S., Thermodynamics of amorphours phase formation by mechanical alloying technique, Journal of the Institute of Materials (East Asia), 2 (2) : 69-74 (1993) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

D.H. Green, R. F. Cooper, S. Zhang, Attenuation spectra of olivine/basalt partial melts: Transformation of Newtonian creep response, Geophysical Research Letters, 17 (12) : 2097-2100 (1990) (Impact Factor: 4.212) (Quartile: 1)

Zhang, S. , Sui, Y., HIP Densification Mechanisms of Cast Superalloys, Central Iron and Steel Research Institute Bulletin (PRC), 5 : 77-83 (1985) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Zhang, S. , Sui, Y., HIP Treatment of Cast Superalloys, Metal Materials Abroad (PRC), 10 : 49-53 (1984) (Impact Factor: ) (Quartile: )

Zhang, S. , Sui, Y, Influence of Hot Isostatic Pressure on the Diffusion of Tracer Element, POWDER METALLURGY (PRC), 2 : 1-3 (1984) (Impact Factor: 0.741) (Quartile: 3)


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