Dr. Zhenhai Xia - Publications

Books
  1. Z.H. Xia and W.A. Curtin, Book Chapter: "Multiscale modeling and simulation of composite materials and structures", Eds. Y. Kown, D. Allen and R.Talreja. (2008) Springer.
  2. Z. H. Xia, Book chapter: "A New Handbook for Mechanical Engineers", Eds.,R. L.Chen, and T. L. Lu, Beijing. Chinese Light-Industry Press, 995pp (1994).
Refereed Journals
  1. Hu, Shihao; Jiang, Haodan; Xia, Zhenhai; Gao, Xiaosheng, Friction and Adhesion of Hierarchical Carbon Nanotube Structures for Biomimetic Dry Adhesives: Multiscale Modeling, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2010.
  2. K.P. Gong, Feng Du, Z.H. Xia, M. Durstock and L.M. Dai, "Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotube Arrays with High Electrocatalytic Activity for Oxygen Reduction", Science, 323, 760-764(2009).
  3. E.M. Byrne, M.A. McCarthy, Z. H. Xia, and W. A. Curtin, "Multi-Wall Nanotubes can be Stronger than Single-Wall Nanotubes and Implications for Nanocomposite Design", Physical Review Letters, 103, No. 045502, (2009).
  4. Hui Ouyang, Z.H. Xia and Jiang Zhe, "Static and Dynamic Responses of Polyelectrolyte Brushes under External Electric Field", Nanotechnology, 20 (2009) 195703 (7pp).
  5. X.F. Wei, Z.H. Xia, S.C. Wong and A. Baji, "Modeling of mechanical properties of electrospun nanofiber network", International Journal of Experimental and Computational Biomechanics, 1, 49-57(2009).
  6. L.T. Qu, L.M. Dai, M. Stone, Z.H. Xia, and Z.L. Wang, "Carbon Nanotube Arrays with Strong Shear Binding-On and Easy Normal Lifting-Off". Science, 322 238-242(2008).
  7. Z. H. Xia, L. Riester, W. A. Curtin, H. Li, B. W. Sheldon, J. Liang, B. Chang and J. Xu, "Direct observation of toughening mechanisms in carbon-nanotube ceramic matrix composites", Acta Materialia, 52, 931-944 (2004).