Washington State University

Weihong (Katie) Zhong - Professor

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Weihong (Katie) Zhong - Professor

Interdisciplinary Excellence Built On World-Class Knowledge

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Weihong (Katie) Zhong

Contact Information:

office Paccar (PETB) 252
telephone 509 335 7658
e-mail katie_zhong@wsu.edu
Postal mail Weihong (Katie) Zhong
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Washington State University
PO BOX 642920
Pullman, WA 99164-2920

Joined MME in 2007;
Ph.D. in Materials Science from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1994

Research Interests:

  • Polymers and composite manufacturing technology
  • Battery materials and renewable energy materials
  • Nanocomposites and multifunctional materials
  • Biomaterials and environmental polymeric materials

Significant Publications:

  • Y. Wang, W. H. Zhong, T. Schiff, A. Eyler and B. Li, A Particle-controlled High Performance Gum-like Electrolyte for Safe and Flexible Energy Storage Devices, Advanced Energy Materials, 5, DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201400463, 2015.
  • Y. Wang, W.H. Zhong, J. Y. Ji and A. Eyler, Blossoming of Nanosheet Structures via a Disturbed Self-assembly, Nano Letters, 14, 3474?3480, 2014.
  • Y. Wang, B. Li, J.Y. Ji, A. Eyler and W.H. Zhong, A Gum-like Electrolyte: Safety of a Solid, Performance of a Liquid, Advanced Energy Materials, 3:1557-1562, 2013.
  • J. Y. Ji, B. Li and W.H. Zhong, An Ultraelastic Poly(ethylene oxide)/Soy Protein Film with Fully Amorphous Structure, Macromolecules, 45(1): 602-606, 2012.
  • S. Kumar, B. Lively, L.L. Sun, B. Li and W.H. Zhong, Highly Dispersed and Electrically Conductive Polycarbonate/Oxidized Carbon Nanofiber Composites for Electrostatic Dissipation Applications, Carbon, 48: 3846-3857, 2010.
  • G. Sui, B. Li, G. Bratzel, L. Baker, W.H. Zhong and X.P. Yang, Carbon Nanofiber/ Polyetherimide Composite Membranes with Special Dielectric Properties, Soft Matter, 5 (19): 3593 – 3598, 2009.
  • B. Li, G. Sui and W.H. Zhong, Single Negative Metamaterials in Unstructured Polymer Nanocomposites toward Selectable and Controllable Negative Permittivity, Advanced Materials, 21 (41): 4176-4180, 2009. (Ranked as “Advances in Advance”: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/ doi/10.1002/adma.200990122/pdf)

Publications listed at Google Scholar:

First 100 Titles in date order
List format:
 Title (Link to document)
 Authors
 Source Publication
Cited by Year
Facile synthesis of ultra-light graphene aerogels with super absorption capability for organic solvents and strain-sensitive electrical conductivity
F Wang, Y Wang, W Zhan, S Yu, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Chemical Engineering Journal 320, 539-548 , 2017
  2017
Significantly improved electrical and interlaminar mechanical properties of carbon fiber laminated composites by using special carbon nanotube pre-dispersion mixture
J Guo, Q Zhang, L Gao, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 95, 294-303 , 2017
  2017
Flexible solid state conductors including polymer mixed with protein
WH Zhong, J Ji, B Li, , B Li
US Patent 9,614,250 , 2017
  2017
A Multifunctional Protein Coating for Self-Assembled Porous Nanostructured Electrodes
X Fu, Y Wang, WH Zhong, G Cao
ACS Omega 2 (4), 1679-1686 , 2017
  2017
Molecular simulation and experimental analysis on thermal and mechanical properties of carbon nanotube/epoxy resin composites with different curing agents at high‐low temperature
W Zhang, H Li, L Gao, Q Zhang, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Polymer Composites , 2017
  2017
Gum‐Like Nanocomposites as Conformable, Conductive, and Adhesive Electrode Matrix for Energy Storage Devices
Y Wang, A Gozen, L Chen, WH Zhong
Advanced Energy Materials 7 (6) , 2017
1 2017
Mechanism of modulus improvement for epoxy resin matrices: A molecular dynamics simulation
W Zhang, Y Qing, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Reactive and Functional Polymers 111, 60-67 , 2017
  2017
Seeding Nanoparticles for Hierarchical Self-Assembly
Y Wang, L Chen, WHK Zhong
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (6), 3560-3566 , 2017
  2017
Soy protein isolate/bacterial cellulose composite membranes for high efficiency particulate air filtration
X Liu, H Souzandeh, Y Zheng, Y Xie, WH Zhong, C Wang
Composites Science and Technology 138, 124-133 , 2017
  2017
Effect of epoxy monomer structure on the curing process and thermo-mechanical characteristics of tri-functional epoxy/amine systems: a methodology combining atomistic molecular simulation with experimental analyses
L Gao, Q Zhang, H Li, S Yu, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Polymer Chemistry 8 (13), 2016-2027 , 2017
  2017
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics
WH Zhong, B Li
Pan Stanford Publishing , 2016
  2016
Chapter 2 Theoretical Analysis of Dielectric Relaxation in Polymer Nanocomposites
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 17-34 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 8 Hybrid Polymer Nanocomposite Systems
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 171-192 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 1 Basics of Polymers and Polymer Nanocomposites as Dielectric Materials
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 1-16 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 3 Perovskite Ceramics and Their Polymer Nanocomposites
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 35-68 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 4 Graphitic Nanomaterials and Their Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectric Applications
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 69-94 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 5 Poly (Vinylidene Fluoride) in Dielectric Nanocomposites
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 95-118 , 2016
  2016
Chapter 6 Copolymers in Dielectric Polymer Nanocomposites
B Li, WH Zhong
Polymer Nanocomposites for Dielectrics, 119-138 , 2016
  2016
A protein-reinforced adhesive composite electrolyte
X Wang, X Fu, Y Wang, W Zhong
Polymer 106, 43-52 , 2016
  2016
Decoupled Ion Transport in a Protein-Based Solid Ion Conductor
X Fu, Y Jewel, Y Wang, J Liu, WH Zhong
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 7 (21), 4304-4310 , 2016
2 2016
Simultaneous improvements in wear resistance and mechanical properties of UHMWPE nanocomposite fabricated via a facile approach
T Liu, A Eyler, WH Zhong
Materials Letters 177, 17-20 , 2016
  2016
Soy-Protein-Based Nanofabrics for Highly Efficient and Multifunctional Air Filtration
H Souzandeh, KS Johnson, Y Wang, K Bhamidipaty, WH Zhong
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (31), 20023-20031 , 2016
6 2016
Influence of a liquid-like MWCNT reinforcement on interfacial and mechanical properties of carbon fiber filament winding composites
Q Zhang, J Wu, L Gao, T Liu, W Zhong, G Sui, X Yang
Polymer 90, 193-203 , 2016
7 2016
Dispersion stability of functionalized MWCNT in the epoxy–amine system and its effects on mechanical and interfacial properties of carbon fiber composites
Q Zhang, J Wu, L Gao, T Liu, W Zhong, G Sui, G Zheng, W Fang, X Yang
Materials & Design 94, 392-402 , 2016
12 2016
“Green” nano-filters: fine nanofibers of natural protein for high efficiency filtration of particulate pollutants and toxic gases
H Souzandeh, Y Wang, WH Zhong
RSC Advances 6 (107), 105948-105956 , 2016
  2016
Novel MnO/carbon composite anode material with multi-modal pore structure for high performance lithium-ion batteries
X Tang, G Sui, Q Cai, W Zhong, X Yang
Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4 (6), 2082-2088 , 2016
13 2016
Potential Application and Molecular Mechanisms of Soy Protein on the Enhancement of Graphite Nanoplatelet Dispersion
Y Jewel, T Liu, A Eyler, WH Zhong, J Liu
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119 (47), 26760-26767 , 2015
3 2015
The nanomechanical behavior of a graphite nanoplatelet/polycarbonate nanocomposite
N Tian, T Liu, WH Zhong, DF Bahr
Polymer Testing 47, 87-91 , 2015
2 2015
Functionalized porous polymer nanocomposites
WH Zhong, Y Wang, B Li, , B Li
US Patent App. 14/877,635 , 2015
  2015
Facilitating protein denaturation in organic solvent and the contribution to the promoting dispersion of graphite nanoplatelets in a polymer.
T Liu, Y Wang, A Eyler, YC Chang, WH Zhong
Express Polymer Letters 9 (8) , 2015
2 2015
Mechanical properties, tribological behavior, and biocompatibility of high-density polyethylene/carbon nanofibers nanocomposites
S Xu, A Akchurin, T Liu, W Wood, XW Tangpong, IS Akhatov, WH Zhong
Journal of Composite Materials 49 (12), 1503-1512 , 2015
4 2015
Ion-induced effective control of morphologies of soy protein biocomposites
A Eyler, Y Wang, T Liu, B Li, WH Zhong
Journal of Materials Science 50 (7), 2691-2699 , 2015
3 2015
Thermal properties of carbon nanofiber reinforced high-density polyethylene nanocomposites
S Xu, A Akchurin, T Liu, W Wood, XW Tangpong, IS Akhatov, WH Zhong
Journal of Composite Materials 49 (7), 795-805 , 2015
8 2015
Development of Electrolytes towards Achieving Safe and High‐Performance Energy‐Storage Devices: A Review
Y Wang, WH Zhong
ChemElectroChem 2 (1), 22-36 , 2015
43 2015
Effects of Denaturation on the Structure and Properties of Soy Protein Composites
A Eyler, T Liu, L Scudiero, PC Wo, WH Zhong
Journal of Composites and Biodegradable Polymers 3, 33-40 , 2015
  2015
Mechanical behavior of high density polyethylene and its carbon nanocomposites under quasi-static and dynamic compressive and tensile loadings
Y Liu, Y Hu, T Liu, JL Ding, WH Zhong
Polymer Testing 41, 106-116 , 2015
5 2015
The Nanomechancial Behavior of a Graphite Nanoplate/Polycarbonate Nanocomposite
NN Tian, T Liu, DF Zhong, W.H. and Bahr
Polymer Testing 47, 87-91 , 2015
2 2015
A Particle‐Controlled, High‐Performance, Gum‐Like Electrolyte for Safe and Flexible Energy Storage Devices
Y Wang, WH Zhong, T Schiff, A Eyler, B Li
Advanced Energy Materials 5 (2) , 2015
9 2015
The beauty of frost: nano-sulfur assembly via low pressure vapour deposition
Y Wang, L Chen, L Scudiero, WH Zhong
Chemical Communications 51 (88), 15967-15970 , 2015
3 2015
Block copolymer nanostructures formed by disturbed self-assembly and uses thereof
Y Wang, WH Zhong, , WH Zhong
US Patent App. 15/107,647 , 2014
  2014
A quantitative analysis tool for quality assessment of nanocomposite masterbatches
B Lively, WR Smoot, SS Sangari, W Zhong
Journal of Composite Materials 48 (20), 2527-2536 , 2014
2 2014
Synergistic effects of hybrid graphitic nanofillers on simultaneously enhanced wear and mechanical properties of polymer nanocomposites
T Liu, Y Wang, A Eyler, WH Zhong
European Polymer Journal 55, 210-221 , 2014
4 2014
Flexible solid state conductors including polymer mixed with protein
WH Zhong, J Ji, B Li, , B Li
US Patent 8,722,254 , 2014
  2014
Blossoming of nanosheet structures via a disturbed self-assembly
Y Wang, WHK Zhong, J Ji, A Eyler
Nano letters 14 (6), 3474-3480 , 2014
2 2014
Controlled Li+ conduction pathway to achieve enhanced ionic conductivity in polymer electrolytes
Y Wang, B Li, J Ji, WH Zhong
Journal of Power Sources 247, 452-459 , 2014
16 2014
Quantified non-destructive dispersion assessment via macrodispersion and AC/DC ratio analyses for hybrid polycarbonate/graphite nanoplatelet/carbon nanotube composites
B Lively, J Bizga, B Li, MG Smith, WH Zhong
Composites Part B: Engineering 56, 567-574 , 2014
5 2014
Gum-like electrolytes and methods of making the same
WH Zhong, Y Wang, B Li, , B Li
US Patent App. 14/777,282 , 2014
  2014
Enhanced wear resistance of high-density polyethylene composites reinforced by organosilane-graphitic nanoplatelets
T Liu, B Li, B Lively, A Eyler, WH Zhong
Wear 309 (1), 43-51 , 2014
7 2014
Analysis tools for fibrous nanofiller polymer composites: Macro‐and nanoscale dispersion assessments correlated with mechanical and electrical composite properties
B Lively, J Bizga, WH Zhong
Polymer Composites 35 (1), 10-18 , 2014
8 2014
Segregated polymeric nanocomposites with tunable three-dimensional network of nanoparticles by controlling the dispersion and distribution
B Geng, Y Wang, B Li, WH Zhong
RSC Advances 4 (94), 51872-51877 , 2014
2 2014
A Gum‐Like Electrolyte: Safety of a Solid, Performance of a Liquid
Y Wang, B Li, J Ji, A Eyler, WH Zhong
Advanced Energy Materials 3 (12), 1557-1562 , 2013
7 2013
Highly aligned polyacrylonitrile-based nano-scale carbon fibres with homogeneous structure and desirable properties
G Sui, F Sun, X Yang, J Ji, W Zhong
Composites Science and Technology 87, 77-85 , 2013
14 2013
Fabrication and characterization of flexible high performance thermoplastic foams derived from rigid polyetherketoneketone via a VOC-free foaming method
B Li, T Liu, ZCW Tang, WH Zhong
Journal of Materials Science 48 (9), 3517-3527 , 2013
  2013
Behavior of high density polyethylene and its nanocomposites under static and dynamic compression loadings
Y Hu, T Liu, JL Ding, WH Zhong
Polymer Composites 34 (3), 417-425 , 2013
9 2013
Polymerized organosiloxanes decorated onto carbon nanofibers forming shish-kebab architectures under highly alkaline conditions
W Wood, T Liu, WH Zhong
European Polymer Journal 49 (2), 328-334 , 2013
  2013
An efficient quantified stereological macrodispersion analysis approach for determining microscale influences on nanocomposite material properties
B Lively, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 298 (2), 221-234 , 2013
8 2013
Nanoscale Characterization of Wear Particles Produced From CNF-Reinforced HDPE Composites
A Akchurin, S Xu, XW Tangpong, T Liu, W Wood, WH Zhong
ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 829-835 , 2012
  2012
Comparison of Tribological Performances of High Density Polyethylene Enhanced With Carbon Nanofibers
S Xu, A Akchurin, XW Tangpong, T Liu, W Wood, WH Zhong
ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 621-628 , 2012
  2012
Wear of carbon nanofiber reinforced HDPE nanocomposites under dry sliding condition
S Xu, A Akchurin, T Liu, W Wood, XW Tangpong, IS Akhatov, WH Zhong
Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine 3 (4), 041003 , 2012
1 2012
Wear and friction of carbon nanofiber-reinforced HDPE composites
S Xu, A Akchurin, T Liu, W Wood, XW Tangpong, IS Akhatov, WH Zhong
Journal of Tribology 134 (4), 041602 , 2012
7 2012
Effect of reinforcement on wear debris of carbon nanofiber/high density polyethylene composites: morphological study and quantitative analysis
T Liu, W Wood, B Li, B Lively, WH Zhong
Wear 294, 326-335 , 2012
7 2012
Quantified stereological macrodispersion analysis of polymer nanocomposites
B Lively, P Smith, W Wood, R Maguire, WH Zhong
Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 43 (6), 847-855 , 2012
8 2012
The effects of nanofillers, stretching and recrystallization on microstructure, phase transformation and dielectric properties in PVDF nanocomposites
CW Tang, B Li, L Sun, B Lively, WH Zhong
European Polymer Journal 48 (6), 1062-1072 , 2012
49 2012
Structurally induced dielectric constant promotion and loss suppression for poly (vinylidene fluoride) nanocomposites
ZCW Tang, L Sun, B Li, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 297 (5), 420-426 , 2012
11 2012
Effects of soy protein on the crystallization and dielectric properties of PEG/PEG copolymers
J Ji, B Li, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 213 (7), 757-765 , 2012
4 2012
Effects of compaction and UV exposure on performance of acrylate/glass‐fiber composites cured layer by layer
Y Duan, J Li, W Zhong, RG Maguire, G Zhao, H Xie, D Li, B Lu
Journal of Applied Polymer Science 123 (6), 3799-3805 , 2012
16 2012
Soy protein-assisted dispersion of carbon nanotubes in a polymer matrix
J Ji, B Lively, WH Zhong
Materials Express 2 (1), 76-82 , 2012
8 2012
Nanoscience and nanomaterials: synthesis, manufacturing and industry impacts
WH Zhong
DEStech Publications, Inc , 2012
9 2012
An ultraelastic poly (ethylene oxide)/soy protein film with fully amorphous structure
J Ji, B Li, WH Zhong
Macromolecules 45 (1), 602-606 , 2011
18 2011
Simultaneous improvement in ionic conductivity and mechanical properties of multi-functional block-copolymer modified solid polymer electrolytes for lithium ion batteries
J Ji, J Keen, WH Zhong
Journal of Power Sources 196 (23), 10163-10168 , 2011
25 2011
Dependence of dielectric properties and percolative behavior on phase separation structure induced by heterogeneous carbon nanofiber distribution in polymer blend nanocomposites
LL Sun, Y Zhao, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 296 (11), 992-1001 , 2011
12 2011
Simultaneous enhancements in damping and static dissipation capability of polyetherimide composites with organosilane surface modified graphene nanoplatelets
B Li, E Olson, A Perugini, WH Zhong
Polymer 52 (24), 5606-5614 , 2011
19 2011
Reactive graphitic carbon nanofiber reinforced polymeric composites showing enhanced flexural strength
CM Lukehart, WH Zhong, J Li, ED Mowles, , ED Mowles
US Patent 8,048,940 , 2011
4 2011
High modulus aliphatic polyimide from 1, 3-diaminopropane and ethylenediaminetetraacetic dianhydride: Water soluble to self-patterning
B Li, T Liu, WH Zhong
Polymer 52 (22), 5186-5192 , 2011
3 2011
Fiber-Reinforced Reactive Nano-Epoxy Composites
WH Zhong
  2011
Review on polymer/graphite nanoplatelet nanocomposites
B Li, WH Zhong
Journal of materials science 46 (17), 5595-5614 , 2011
210 2011
Reactive graphtic carbon nanofiber reinforced polymeric composites
CM Lukehart, WH Zhong, J Li, ED Mowles, , ED Mowles, , , ED Mowles
US Patent App. 13/199,279 , 2011
  2011
Electrical and dielectric sensitivities to thermal processes in carbon nanofiber/high-density polyethylene composites
T Liu, W Wood, B Li, B Lively, WH Zhong
Science and Engineering of Composite Materials 18 (1-2), 51-60 , 2011
5 2011
DIELECTRIC SENSITIVITY TO WEAR AND THERMAL PROCESSES ON CARBON
T Liu
Washington State University , 2011
  2011
Mechanical, thermal and morphological characterization of polycarbonate/oxidized carbon nanofiber composites produced with a lean 2-step manufacturing process
B Lively, S Kumar, L Tian, B Li, WH Zhong
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology 11 (5), 3929-3937 , 2011
9 2011
Improved wear and mechanical properties of UHMWPE–carbon nanofiber composites through an optimized paraffin-assisted melt-mixing process
WJ Wood, RG Maguire, WH Zhong
Composites Part B: Engineering 42 (3), 584-591 , 2011
45 2011
Effect of surface treatment of graphite nanoplatelet on damping properties of polyetherimide nanocomposites.
B Li, E Olson, W Zhong
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129 (4), 2417-2417 , 2011
  2011
Cure kinetics behavior of a functionalized graphitic nanofiber modified epoxy resin
Y Fu, WH Zhong
Thermochimica acta 516 (1), 58-63 , 2011
23 2011
Thermal and Mechanical Enhancements of Polyetherimide/Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Composite Performance Using
S Kumar, LL Sun, B Lively, WH Zhong
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology 11 (3), 1976-1985 , 2011
3 2011
Dramatic Effects of Scalable SNN‐Assisted Melt Dispersion on Thermal Conductivity and Coefficient of Thermal Expansion of Nanocomposites
S Kumar, B Lively, T Liu, L Sun, A Tangpong, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 296 (2), 151-158 , 2011
2 2011
Polymer Nanocomposites and Functionalities
WH Zhong, CA Ulven, C Park, RG Maguire, JH Kang, G Sauti, MA Fuqua
Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 21 (218), 171-218 , 2011
  2011
Novel hydration induced flexible sulfonated poly (etherketoneketone) foam with super dielectric characteristics
B Li, T Liu, ZCW Tang, J Ji, WH Zhong
Journal of Materials Chemistry 21 (35), 13546-13553 , 2011
4 2011
Special wetting behavior of a graphitic nanofiber-modified epoxy generalized for rough textured fabric surfaces
Y Fu, R Maguire, H Liu, WH Zhong
Colloid and Polymer Science 289 (2), 141-148 , 2011
3 2011
Tribological Behavior of High Density Polyethylene Nanocomposites With Silane Treated Carbon Nanofibers
S Xu, A Akchurin, XW Tangpong, IS Akhatov, T Liu, W Wood, WH Zhong
ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 7-13 , 2011
4 2011
Fluorination deposition on carbon nanofibers by PTFE decomposition as a facile method to enhance dispersion and interaction in PVDF composites
LL Sun, ZG Zhang, WH Zhong
Journal of Materials Chemistry 21 (4), 944-950 , 2011
10 2011
Effective Static Dissipation of Bilayer Thermoplastic Nanocomposites at Low Nanofiber Loadings
B Li, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 295 (12), 1136-1143 , 2010
4 2010
Synthesis of Organosilane‐Modified Carbon Nanofibers and Influence of Silane Coating Thickness on the Performance of Polyethylene Nanocomposites
W Wood, S Kumar, WH Zhong
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 295 (12), 1125-1135 , 2010
24 2010
Simultaneously enhancing ionic conductivity and mechanical properties of solid polymer electrolytes via a copolymer multi-functional filler
J Ji, B Li, WH Zhong
Electrochimica Acta 55 (28), 9075-9082 , 2010
21 2010
Highly dispersed and electrically conductive polycarbonate/oxidized carbon nanofiber composites for electrostatic dissipation applications
S Kumar, B Lively, LL Sun, B Li, WH Zhong
Carbon 48 (13), 3846-3857 , 2010
37 2010
Achieving very high fraction of β-crystal PVDF and PVDF/CNF composites and their effect on AC conductivity and microstructure through a stretching process
LL Sun, B Li, ZG Zhang, WH Zhong
European Polymer Journal 46 (11), 2112-2119 , 2010
71 2010
Wetting characteristics of epoxy resins modified by graphitic nanofibers with different functional groups
Y Fu, H Liu, WH Zhong
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 369 (1 ... , 2010
8 2010
Effects of a block copolymer as multifunctional fillers on ionic conductivity, mechanical properties, and dimensional stability of solid polymer electrolytes
J Ji, B Li, WH Zhong
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 114 (43), 13637-13643 , 2010
10 2010
Effectual dispersion of carbon nanofibers in polyetherimide composites and their mechanical and tribological properties
B Li, W Wood, L Baker, G Sui, C Leer, WH Zhong
Polymer Engineering & Science 50 (10), 1914-1922 , 2010
9 2010
Sensitivity of dielectric properties to wear process on carbon nanofiber/high-density polyethylene composites
T Liu, W Wood, WH Zhong
Nanoscale Res Lett 6 (1), 7 , 2010
19 2010
Structure-induced high dielectric constant and low loss of CNF/PVDF composites with heterogeneous CNF distribution
LL Sun, B Li, Y Zhao, G Mitchell, WH Zhong
Nanotechnology 21 (30), 305702 , 2010
81 2010

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Intellectual Property:

  • US Patent US2014012727: Y. Wang, W. H. Zhong, and B. Li, “Gum-like Electrolytes with Thermal-protection Capability”, May 24, 2014.
  • US Patent US 8,722,254 B2: W.H. Zhong, J. Y. Ji and B. Li, “Flexible Solid-State Conductors Including Polymer Mixed with Protein”, May 13, 2014.

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