Zhang, Yue

Personnel Profile

Zhang, Yue, Ph.D., Visiting Assistant Professor

Zhang, Yue, Ph.D.


Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, 2013

M.S., Industrial Engineering, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, 2010

B.S., Polymer Materials and Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China, 2008

Research Interests

  • Nanomanufacturing

  • Remanufacturing

  • Sustainable and Renewable Energy

  • Nanotechnology-Enabled Energy Conversion and Storage

  • Manufacturing of Multifunctional Polymer/ Nano-composites

Recent Publications

  • Meng Y, Xia J, Zhu F, Zhang Y*. Synthesis of N-doped carbon by microwave-assisited pyrolysis ionic liquid for lithium-ion batteries. International Journal of Electrochemical Science. 2016;11:9881-90.

  • Maharubin S, Zhang X, Zhu F, Zhang H-C, Zhang G, Zhang Y*. Synthesis and Applications of Semiconducting Graphene. Journal of Nanomaterials. 2016;2016.

  • Meng Y, Zhang Z, Han W, Zhang Y, Zhu F, Wang D. Synthesis of carbon-coated LiFePO4 cathode material by one-step microwave-assisted pyrolysis of ionic liquid process. Nano. 2016;11(01):1650004.

  • Zhang K, Wang S, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Cui Y, Qiu J. Thermoelectric performance of p-type nanohybrids filled polymer composites. Nano Energy. 2015;13:327-35.

  • Zhang Y, Ren L, Zhang K, Wang S, Qiu J. Increasing the photocurrent of polymer solar cells through the incorporation of graphene nanobelts. Science of Advanced Materials. 2013;5(4):366-72.

  • Zhang K†, Zhang Y†, Wang S. Enhancing thermoelectric properties of organic composites through hierarchical nanostructures. Scientific reports. 2013;3:3448. (†equal contribution)

  • Zhang K, Zhang Y, Wang S. Effectively decoupling electrical and thermal conductivity of polymer composites. Carbon. 2013;65:105-11.

  • Zhang X, Hikal WM, Zhang Y, Bhattacharia SK, Li L, Panditrao S, et al. Direct laser initiation and improved thermal stability of nitrocellulose/graphene oxide nanocomposites. Applied Physics Letters. 2013;102(14):141905.

  • Zhang Y, Wang S, Li L, Zhang K, Qiu J, Davis M, et al. Tuning electrical conductivity and surface area of chemically-exfoliated graphene through nanocrystal functionalization. Materials Chemistry and Physics. 2012;135(2):1057-63.

  • Zhang Y, Ren L, Wang S, Marathe A, Chaudhuri J, Li G. Functionalization of graphene sheets through fullerene attachment. Journal of Materials Chemistry. 2011;21(14):5386-91.

  • Wang S, Zhang Y, Abidi N, Cabrales L. Wettability and surface free energy of graphene films. Langmuir. 2009;25(18):11078-81.

Contact Information

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
ENGC 327
MSC 191 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-3342
email: yue.zhang@tamuk.edu
Personal Website: https://sites.google.com/site/yzhangengr/

This page was last updated on: March 23, 2017