Fan's Research Group


Journal Papers  	Patents & Applications		Proceeding Papers		Seminar/Conference Presentations

Journal Publications:

  1. Wenyue Li, Sakibul Azam, Guangzhen Dai, Zhaoyang Fan, Prussian blue based vertical graphene 3D structures for high frequency electrochemical capacitors, Energy Storage Materials, 30, 32 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ensm.2020.07.016
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  2. Zeynep Goktas, Yujiao Zu, Mehrnaz Abbasi, Shannon Galyean, Dayong Wu, Zhaoyang Fan, Shu Wang, Recent advances in nano-encapsulation of phytochemicals to combat obesity and its comorbidities, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ensm.2020.07.016
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  3. Mingtao Duan, Fuliang Zhu, Guixiang Zhao, Jian Hu, Hongshuai Zhang, Guofeng Ren, Yanshuang Meng, Zhaoyang Fan, Nitrogen and sulfur co-doped mesoporous carbon as high performance anode materials for sodium ion batteries, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 306, 110433 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2020.110433
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  4. Fang Xu, Nan Chen, Zhaoyang Fan, Guoping Du, Ni/Co-based metal organic frameworks rapidly synthesized in ambient environment for high energy and power hybrid supercapacitors, Applied Surface Science, 528, 146920 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2020.146920
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  5. Haoran Lai, Wenyue Li, Ling Xu, Xiaoming Wang, Huan Jiao, Zhaoyang Fan, Zhongli Lei, Ye Yuan, Scalable fabrication of highly crosslinked conductive nanofibrous films and their applications in energy storage and electromagnetic interference shielding, Chemical Engineering Jounal, 400, 125322 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.125322
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  6. Shiqi Li, Dan Leng, Wenyue Li, Long Qie, Zhihua Dong, Zhiqun Cheng, Zhaoyang Fan, Recent Progress in Developing Li2S Cathodes for Li-S Batteries, Energy Storage Materials, 27, 279-296 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ensm.2020.02.010
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  7. Jiguo Dai, Chandika Annasiwatta, Ayrton Bernussi, Zhaoyang Fan, Jordan M. Berg, Beibei Ren, Continuous Phase Control of Vanadium Dioxide Films, Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, (2020)
    DOI: 10.1115/1.4046929
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  8. Shiqi Li, Zhaoyang Fan, Advances in Electrochemical Energy Materials, Materials, 13, 844 (2020)
    DOI: 10.3390/ma13040844 (Open Access)
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  9. Shiqi Li, Junjie Jiang, Zhihua Dong, Jun Wu, Zhiqun Cheng, Huangcheng Zhu, Zhaoyang Fan, Yuantian Wang, Dan Leng, Ferroconcrete-inspired construction of self-supporting Li2S cathode for high-performance lithium–sulfur batteries, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 293, 109822 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2019.109822
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  10. Wenyue Li, Nazifah Islam, Sakibul Azam, Zhen Xu, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, ZIF-67-derived edge-oriented graphene clusters coupled with carbon nanotubes containing encapsulated Co nanoparticles for high-frequency electrochemical capacitors, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 3, 3029-3037 (2019). [Journal Hot Article]
    DOI: 10.1039/C9SE00503J
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  11. Haoran Lai, Wenyue Li, Yang Zhou, Tianyu He, Ling Xu, Siyu Tian, Xiaoming Wang, Zhaoyang Fan, Zhongli Lei, Huan Jiao, Hydrophilically engineered polyacrylonitrile nanofiber aerogel as a soft template for large mass loading of mesoporous poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) network on a bare metal wire for high-rate wire-shaped supercapacitors, Journal of Power Sources 441, 227212(2019).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2019.227212

  12. Milinda Pattanayak, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Yong Zhao, Zhaoyang Fan, Ayrton Bernussi, Tunable VO2 relaxation oscillators for analog applications, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 34, 105028(2019).

  13. Wenyue Li, Nazifah Islam, Guofeng Ren, Shiqi Li, Zhaoyang Fan, AC-Filtering Supercapacitors Based on Edge Oriented Vertical Graphene and Cross-Linked Carbon Nanofiber, Materials, 274, 313-317 (2019).
    DOI: 10.3390/ma12040604 (Open Access)
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  14. Nazifah Islam, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Wenyue Li, Shu Wang, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Vertically edge-oriented graphene on plasma pyrolyzed cellulose fibers and demonstration of kilohertz high-frequency filtering electrical double layer capacitors, Carbon, 141, 523-530 (2019).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2018.10.012

  15. Shiqi Li, Zhaoyang Fan, Nitrogen-doped carbon mesh from pyrolysis of cotton in ammonia as binderfree electrodes of supercapacitors, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 274, 313-317(2019).

  16. Ye Zhang, Dejia Meng, Xiao Li, Honghao Yu, Jianjun Lai, Zhaoyang Fan, and Changhong Chen, Significantly enhanced infrared absorption of graphene photodetector under surface-plasmonic coupling and polariton interference, Optical Express, 26, 30862-30872 (2018).
    DOI: 10.1364/OE.26.030862
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  17. Milinda Pattanayak, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Zhaoyang Fan, Ayrton Bernussi, Electrical oscillation generation with current-induced resistivity switching in VO2 micro-channel devices, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 19, 693-701(2018).

  18. Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Rui He, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Effects of Moisture-Based Grain Boundary Passivation on Cell Performance and Ionic Migration in Organic–Inorganic Halide Perovskite Solar Cells, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 30322–30329 (2018).

  19. Nazifah Islam, Shu Wang, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Fast supercapacitors based on vertically oriented MoS2 nanosheets on plasma pyrolyzed cellulose filter paper, Journal of Power Sources, 400, 277-283 (2018).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.08.049

  20. Guofeng Ren,Ruibo Zhang, Zhaoyang Fan, VO2 nanoparticles on edge orientated graphene foam for high rate lithium ion batteries and supercapacitors, Applied Surface Science, 441, 466-473 (2018).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2018.02.059

  21. Yongqiang Jiang, Ying Ma, Zhaoyang Fan, Peng Wang, Xiaohong Li, Yingwei Wang, Yu Zhang, Jianqiang Shen, Gang Wang, Zhong-Jian Yang, Si Xiao, Yongli Gao, And Jun He, Abnormal nonlinear optical properties of hybrid graphene-TiO2 nanostructures, Optics Letters,43, 523-526 (2018).
    DOI: 10.1364/OL.43.000523

  22. Nazifah Islam, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Edge-Oriented Graphene on Carbon Nanofiber for High-Frequency Supercapacitors, Nano-Micro Letters,10, 9 (2018). [Highlighted in the front cover page]
    DOI: 10.1007/s40820-017-0162-4
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  23. Yujiao Zu, Haley Overby, Guofeng Ren, Zhaoyang Fan, Ling Zhao, Shu Wang, Resveratrol liposomes and lipid nanocarriers: comparison of characteristics and inducing browning of white adipocytes, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 164, 414-423 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2017.12.044

  24. Yu-Che Ho, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Elizabeth Stoneham, Juliusz Warzywoda, Tim Dallas, Zhaoyang Fan, Reduction of Oxygen Vacancy Related Traps in TiO2 and the Impacts on Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells, Journal of Physical Chemistry C,121, 23939–23946 (2017).
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b08384

  25. Shiqi Li, Juliusz Warzywoda, Shu Wang, Guofeng Ren, Zhaoyang Fan, Bacterial cellulose derived carbon nanofiber aerogel with lithium polysulfide catholyte for lithium–sulfur batteries, Carbon, 124, 212-218 (2017).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2017.08.062

  26. Nazifah Islam, Shiqi Li, Guofeng Ren, Yujiao Zu, Juliusz Warzywoda, Shu Wang, Zhaoyang Fan, High-Frequency Electrochemical Capacitors Based on Plasma Pyrolyzed Bacterial Cellulose Aerogel for Current Ripple Filtering and Pulse Energy Storage, Nano Energy, 40, 107-114 (2017).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.08.015

  27. Zhaoyang Fan, Nazifah Islam, Stephen B. Bayne, Towards Kilohertz Electrochemical Capacitors for Filtering and Pulse Energy Harvesting, Nano Energy, 39, 306-320 (2017).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.06.048

  28. Ali Eftekhari, and Zhaoyang Fan, Ordered Mesoporous Carbon and Its Applications for Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion, Materials Chemistry Frontiers,1, 1001-1027 (2017).
    DOI: 10.1039/C6QM00298F

  29. Shiqi Li, Tong Mou, Guofeng Ren, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zidong Wei, Bin Wang, Zhaoyang Fan, Gel based sulfur cathodes with a high sulfur content and large mass loading for high-performance lithium–sulfur batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 1650-1657 (2017). (2016/2017 Journal of Materials Chemistry A Hot Papers)
    DOI: 10.1039/C6TA09841J

  30. Jia Zhang, Yujiao Zu, Chathurika S Dhanasekara, Jun Li, Dayong Wu, Zhaoyang Fan, Shu Wang, Detection and treatment of atherosclerosis using nanoparticles, WIRES Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology,9, e1412 (2017). (focus article, invited)
    DOI: 10.1002/wnan.1412

  31. Shiqi Li, Guofeng Ren, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Zhihua Dong, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Carbonized cellulose paper as an effective interlayer in lithium-sulfur batteries, Applied Surface Science, 396, 637–643 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2016.10.208

  32. Guofeng Ren, Shiqi Li, Zhao-Xia Fan, Juliusz Warzywoda, and Zhaoyang Fan, Soybean-derived hierarchical porous carbon with large sulfur loading and sulfur content for high-performance lithium-sulfur batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4, 16507-16515 (2016)
    DOI: 10.1039/C6TA07446D

  33. Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Nazifah Islam, Zhen Li, Guofeng Ren, Kai Zhu, and Zhaoyang Fan, Ionic and Optical Properties of Methylammonium Lead Iodide Perovskite across Its Tetragonal-Cubic Structural Phase Transition, ChemSusChem. 9, 2692–2698, (2016)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201600949

  34. Shiqi Li, Tong Mou, Guofeng Ren, Juliusz Warzywoda, Bin Wang, Zhaoyang Fan,Confining Sulfur Species in Cathodes of Lithium−Sulfur Batteries: Insight into Nonpolar and Polar Matrix Surfaces, ACS Energy Letters, 1, 481–489 (2016)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00182

  35. Guofeng Ren, Shiqi Li, Zhao-Xia Fan, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Zhaoyang Fan, Ultrahigh-rate supercapacitors with large capacitance based on edge oriented graphene coated carbonized cellulous paper as flexible freestanding electrodes, Journal of Power Sources, 325, 152-160 (2016).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2016.06.021

  36. Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Mengjin Yang, Zhen Li, Nazifah Islam, Xuan Pan, Kai Zhu, Zhaoyang Fan, Polarization and Dielectric Study of Methylammonium Lead Iodide Thin Film to Reveal its Nonferroelectric Nature under Solar Cell Operating Conditions, ACS Energy Letters, 1, 142–149 (2016).
    DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00093

  37. Guofeng Ren, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Jianwei Liu, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, Perpendicular Edge Oriented Graphene Foam Supporting Orthogonal TiO2(B) Nanosheets as Freestanding Electrode for Lithium Ion Battery, Nano Energy, 21, 162-171 (2016) [Highlighted in the front cover page]
    DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.01.010

  38. Nazifah Islam, Mengjin Yang, Kai Zhu, Zhaoyang Fan, “Mesoporous scaffolds based on TiO2 nanorods and nanoparticles for efficient hybrid perovskite solar cells”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 3, 24315-24321 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1039/C5TA06727H
  39. Shufang Nie, Jia Zhang, Raul Martinez-Zaguilan, Souad Sennoune, Md Nazir Hossen, Alice H Lichtenstein, Jun Cao, Gary E Meyerrose, Ralph Paone, Suthipong Soontrapa, Zhaoyang Fan, Shu Wang, “Detection of atherosclerotic lesions and intimal macrophages using CD36-targeted nanovesicles”, Journal of Controlled Release, 220, 61-70 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.10.004
  40. Guofeng Ren, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Xuan Pan, Juliusz Warzywoda, Zhaoyang Fan, “Vertically aligned VO2(B) nanobelt forest and its three-dimensional structure on oriented graphene for energy storage”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 3, 10787-10794 (2015) (2015 Journal of Materials Chemistry A Hot Article)
    DOI: 10.1039/C5TA01900A
  41. Dejia Meng, MNF Hoque, Wei Wang, Zhaoyang Fan, Kejia Wang, Jianjun Lai, Changhong Chen, “Controllable near-field intensity and spot size of hybrid terahertz metamaterial”, Optics Letters 40, 1745-1748 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1364/OL.40.001745
  42. Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Gulten Karaoglan-Bebek, Mark Holtz, Ayrton A Bernussi, and Zhaoyang Fan, “High performance spatial light modulators for terahertz applications”, Optics Communications 350, 309-314 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2015.04.022
  43. M. Nazari, Y. Zhao, Z. Y. Fan, K. Ziemer, A.A. Bernussi, and M. Holtz, “Current-induced formation of stable M2-phase vanadium dioxide”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 48, 135101 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/48/13/135101 
  44. Xuan Pan, Guofeng Ren, Md Nadim Ferdous Hoque, Stephen Bayne, Kai Zhu, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Fast Supercapacitors Based on Graphene-Bridged V2O3/VOx Core–Shell Nanostructure Electrodes with a Power Density of 1 MW kg-1”, Advanced Materials Interfaces, 1400398, (2014); doi: 10.1002/admi.201400398 
    DOI: 10.1002/admi.201400398
  45. G. Karaoglan-Bebek, M. N. F. Hoque, M. Holtz, Z. Fan, and A. A. Bernussi, “Continuous tuning of W-doped VO2 optical properties for terahertz analog applications”,  Applied Physics Letters, 105, 201902 (2014); doi: 10.1063/1.4902056 
    DOI: 10.1063/1.4902056
  46. Xuan Pan, Kai Zhu, Guofeng Ren, Nazifah Islam, Juliusz Warzywoda, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Electrocatalytic properties of a vertically oriented graphene film and its application as a catalytic counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2, 12746-12753 (2014).
    DOI: 10.1039/C4TA02028F
  47. Yong Zhao, Gulten Karaoglan-Bebek, Xuan Pan, Mark Holtz, Ayrton A. Bernussi, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Hydrogen-doping stabilized metallic VO2 (R) thin films and their application to suppress Fabry-Perot resonances in the terahertz regime”, Applied Physics Letters, 104, 241901 (2014); doi: 10.1063/1.4884077
    DOI: 10.1063/1.4884077
  48. Shibin Li, Xuan Pan, Lindsay K. Wallis, Zhaoyang Fan, ZuLiang Chen, Stephen A. Diamond, “Comparison of TiO2 nanoparticle and graphene–TiO2 nanoparticle composite phototoxicity to Daphnia magna and Oryzias latipes”, Chemosphere, 112, 62–69 (2014).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.03.058
  49. Robert J. Fullerton, Daniel P. Cole, Kristopher D. Behler, Sriya Das, Fahmida Irin, Dorsa Parviz, M.N.F. Hoque, Zhaoyang Fan, Micah J. Green, “Graphene non-covalently tethered with magnetic nanoparticles”, Carbon, 72, 192-199 (2014). 
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2014.02.002
  50. Guofeng Ren, Xuan Pan, Stephen Bayne, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Kilohertz ultrafast electrochemical supercapacitors based on perpendicularly-oriented graphene grown inside of nickel foam”, Carbon. 71, 94-101 (2014).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2014.01.017
  51. Subash Vegesna, Yanhan Zhu, Yong Zhao, Zhaoyang Fan, Ayrton Bernussi, Mohammad Saed, “Terahertz Frequency Selective Surface with Reconfigurable Polarization Characteristics Using Vanadium Dioxide”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, 28, 83-90 (2014). 
    DOI: 10.1080/09205071.2013.857278
  52. M. Sun, S. Nie, X. Pan, R. Zhang, Z. Fan, S. Wang, “Quercetin-Nanostructured Lipid Carriers: Preparation, Characteristics, Anti-Breast Cancer Activities in Vitro and Intravenous Pharmacokinetics in Rats”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 113, 15 (2014).
  53.  Yong Zhao, Changhong Chen, Xuan Pan, Yanhan Zhu, Mark Holtz, Ayrton Bernussi, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Tuning the properties of VO2 thin-films through growth temperature for infrared and terahertz modulation applications”, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 113509 (2013).
  54. Xuan Pan, Yong Zhao, Guofeng Ren, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Highly conductive VO2 treated with hydrogen for supercapacitors”,Chem Comm 49, 3943, (2013).
  55. M. Nazari, Y. Zhao , V. Hallum , A. A. Bernussi , Z. Y. Fan, M. Holtz, “Finite size effect on the phase transition of vanadium dioxide”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 043108 (2013)
  56. Yanhan Zhu, Subash Vegesna, Yong Zhao, Vladimir Kuryatkov, Mark Holtz, Zhaoyang Fan, Mohammad Saed, and Ayrton A. Bernussi, “Tunable dual-band terahertz metamaterial bandpass filters”, Optics Lett. 38, 2382 (2013). 
  57. R. C. de Pace, X. Liu, M. Sun, S. Nie, J. Zhang, Q. Cai, W. Gao, X. Pan, Z. Fan, and S. Wang, “Anticancer activities of (−)-epigallocatechin-3-gallate encapsulated nanoliposomes in MCF7 breast cancer cells”, J.  Liposome Res. 23, 187-196 (2013).
  58. M. Nazari, Y. Zhao, V. V. Kuryatkov, Z. Y. Fan, A. A. Bernussi, and M. Holtz, “Temperature dependence of the optical properties of VO2 deposited on sapphire with different orientations”, Phys. Rev. B 87, 035142 (2013).
  59. X. Pan, Y. Zhao, S. Liu, C. L. Korzeniewski, S. Wang, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Comparing Graphene-TiO2 Nanowire and Graphene-TiO2 Nanoparticle Composite Photocatalysts”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces,  4, 3944 (2012).
  60. Y. Zhu, Y. Zhao, M. Holtz, Z. Y. Fan, and A. Bernussi, “Effect of substrate orientation on terahertz optical transmission through VO2 thin films and application to functional antireflection coatings”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 2373 (2012)
  61. Xuan Pan, Yong Zhao, and Zhaoyang Fan, “TiO2 Nanostructures by Electrochemical Anodization for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells”,Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Lett. 4, 463-470 (2012). (Invited)
  62. Yong Zhao, Joon Hwan Lee, Yanhan Zhu, M. Nazari, Changhong Chen, Haiyan Wang, Ayrton Bernussi, Mark Holtz, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Structural, electrical, and terahertz transmission properties of VO2 thin films grown on c-, r-, and m-plane sapphire substrates”, J. Appl. Phys. 111, 053533 (2012).
  63. Yong Zhao, Ji Hao, Changhong Chen, and Zhaoyang Fan, “Electrically controlled metal–insulator transition process in VO2 thin films”, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24, 035601 (2012).
  64. Yahya Alivov, Pan Xuan, Z. Y. Fan, “TiO2 nanotube height effect on the efficiency of dye-sensitized solar cells”, J. Nanopart. Res.13:7159–7165 (2011).
  65. M. Nazari, Changhong Chen, A. A. Bernussi, Z. Y. Fan, and M. Holtz, “Effect of free-carrier concentration on the phase transition and vibrational properties of VO2”, Appl. Phys. Lett.99, 071902 (2011).
  66. Changhong Chen, Yong Zhao, Xuan Pan, V. Kuryatkov, A. Bernussi, M. Holtz, and Zhaoyang Fan, “ Influence of defects on structural and electrical properties of VO2 thin films”, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 023707 (2011).
  67. Xuan Pan, Changhong Chen, Kai Zhu, Zhaoyang Fan, “TiO2 Nanotubes Infiltrated with Nanoparticles for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells”,  Nanotechnology 22, 235402, 2011.
  68. C. Chen, Y. Zhu, Y. Zhao, J. H.  Lee, H.Y. Wang,  A. Bernussi,  M. Holtz,  and Zhaoyang Fan, “ VO2 multidomain heteroepitaxial growth and terahertz transmission modulation”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 211905 (2010).
  69. Sandeep Sohal, Yahya Alivov, Zhaoyang Fan, and Mark Holtz, “Role of Phonons in the Optical Properties of Magnetron Sputtered ZnO Studied by Resonance Raman and Photoluminescence”, J. Appl. Phys. 108, 053507, (2010).
  70. Y. Alivov and Z. Y. Fan, “Dye-sensitized solar cells using TiO2 nanoparticles transformed from nanotube arrays”, J. Mater. Sci. 45, 2902–2906 (2010).
  71. C. Chen and Z. Y. Fan, “Changes in VO2 band structure induced by charge localization and surface segregation”, Appl. Phys. Lett.95, 262106 (2009).
  72. Y. Alivov and Z. Y. Fan, “Efficiency of dye sensitized solar cells based on TiO2 nanotubes filled with nanoparticles”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 063504 (2009).
  73.  Y. Alivov and Z. Y. Fan, “TiO2 nanostructure transformation: from ordered nanotubes to nanoparticles”, Nanotechnology 20, 405610 (2009).
  74. Y. Alivov, Z. Y. Fan, and D. Johnstone, “Titanium nanotubes grown by titanium anodization”, J. Appl. Phys. 106, 034314 (2009). [2.210]
  75. Y. Alivov and Z. Y. Fan, “A Method for Fabrication of Pyramid-Shaped TiO2 Nanoparticles with a High {001} Facet Percentage”,J. Phys. Chem. C, 113, 12954 (2009).
  76.  Y. Alivov, M. Pandikunta, S. Nikishin, and Z. Y. Fan, “The anodization voltage influence on the properties of TiO2 nanotubes grown by electrochemical oxidation”, Nanotechnology 20, 225602(2009).
  77. Z. Y. Fan, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “III-nitride micro-emitter arrays: development and applications”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 41, 094001(2008). Invited.
  78. R. Dahal, J. Li, Z. Y. Fan, M. L. Nakarmi, T. M. Al Tahtamouni, J. Y. Lin, H. X. Jiang, “ AlN MSM and Schottky photodetectors”,Phys. Stat. Sol. (c) , 5, 2148 (2008).
  79. R.Dahal, T.M. Al Tahtamouni, Z. Y. Fan, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “Hybrid AlN–SiC deep ultraviolet Schottky barrier photodetectors”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 90, 263505 (2007).
  80. J. Li, Z. Y. Fan, R. Dahal, M. L Nakarmi, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “200 nm deep ultraviolet photodetectors based on AlN”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 213510 (2006).
  81. Z. Y. Fan, J. Li M. L. Nakarmi J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “AlGaN/GaN/AlN quantum-well field-effect transistors with highly resistive AlN epilayers,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 073513 (2006).
  82. M. Khizar, Z. Y. Fan, K. H. Kim, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, "Nitride deep-ultraviolet light-emitting diodes with microlens array,"Appl. Phys. Lett.  86, 173504 (2005).
  83. M. L. Nakarmi, K. H. Kim, M. Khizar, Z. Y. Fan, J. Y. Lin and H. X. Jiang, "Electrical and optical properties of Mg-doped Al0.7Ga0.3N alloys," Appl. Phys. Lett.  86, 092108 (2005).
  84. K. H. Kim, Z. Y. Fan, M. Khizar, M. L. Nakarmi, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “AlGaN-based ultraviolet light-emitting diodes grown on AlN epilayers,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4777 (2004).
  85. J. J. Diao, G. D. Chen, Xi Cong, Song Yan, Z. Y. Fan, and Jing Xuan, “Optical resonant of metal-coated nanoshell”, Chinese Phys. 12, 100 (2003).
  86. Z. Y. Fan, J. Li, J. Y. Lin, and H. X. Jiang, “Delta-doped AlGaN/GaN metal oxide semiconductor heterostructure field effect transistors with high breakdown voltages,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4649 (2002).
  87. Z. Y. Fan, D.G. Hinks, N. Newman, and J.M. Rowell, “Experimental study of MgB2 decomposition,” Appl. Phys. Lett., 79, 87 (2001).
  88. Z. Y. Fan and N. Newman, “Experimental determination of the rates of decomposition and cation desorption from nitride surfaces”, Mat. Sci. and Eng. B87, 244 (2001). 
  89. Z. Y. Fan, G. Rong, and N. Newman and David J. Smith, “Defect annihilation in AlN thin films by ultrahigh temperature processing,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 76, 1839 (2000).
  90. Z. Y. Fan, G. Rong, J. Browning and N. Newman, “High temperature Growth of AlN by Plasma-enhanced Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, Mat. Sci. and Eng. B67, 80 (1999).
  91. Z. Y. Fan and N. Newman, “Precise control of atomic nitrogen production in an ECR plasma using N2/noble gas mixtures,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 73, 456 (1998). 
  92. Z. Y. Fan and N. Newman, “Kinetic energy distribution of nitrogen ions in an electron cyclotron resonance (ECR) plasma”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A16, 2132 (1998).
  93.  Z. Y. Fan and Liangju Zhang, “Multithreaded programming concepts and its applications”, Mini- and Micro Computer System, 17, 1 (1996).
  94.  Z. Y. Fan, Liangju Zhang, Xu Liu, and Youhua Zhang, “I/O operation of non-standard VAX/VMS devices in VAX/VMS systems”,Mini- and Micro Computer System, 16, 54 (1995).