BOOKS/CHAPTERS

2015

Z. Xu, Graphene Oxides in Filtration and Separation Applications, In Graphene Oxide: Reduction Recipes, Spectroscopy, and Applications, Springer, 2015 PDF

2012

P. M. Shenai, Z. Xu and Y. Zhao, Applications of Principal Component Analysis (PCA) in Materials Science, In Principal Component Analysis, Intech, 2012 PDF

2011

H. Zhu, Z. Xu and D. Xie, Graphene, Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2011

Z. Xu, Graphene: synthesis, properties and applications, Nova Publishers, 2011 PDF

Z. Xu, Nanoengineering of graphene and related materials, In Physics and Applications of Graphene, Intech, 2011 PDF

2009

S. Keten, J. Bertaud, D. Sen, Z. Xu, T. Ackbarow, M. J. Buehler, Chapter 17, Multiscale modeling of biological protein materials – deformation and failure, In Trends in Computational Nanomechanics, Springer, 2009

2007

Q. Zheng, L. Wang and Z. Xu, Chapter 5: Multi-discipline nanomechanics, In Micro-systems and Nanotechnology, Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2007 (in Chinese)

THESIS

2011

C. Chang, Energy efficiency in biological and nanoscale motors, Thesis for B.S., Tsinghua University, 2011 PDF

K. Jin, Fluid-structure interactions of nanofibers, Thesis for B.S., Tsinghua University, 2011 PDF

2007

Z. Xu, Carbon nano-materials and nano-electromechanical system, Thesis for Ph.D., Tsinghua University, 2007 PDF

IN INVITED TALKS/CONFERENCE/PROCEEDINGS

2015 and upcoming events

Korea, BJ, CSTAM, DLUT, ZJU

2014

NUAA, Ningbo, Malaysia, ZJJ, WCB, ZJU

2013

Z. Xu, Dynamical bio-inspired materials by crosslinked networks, CSTAM, 21-23 August, 2013, Xi'an

Z. Xu, Dynamical bio-inspired materials by crosslinked networks, ICF 13, 2013, Beijing

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks: materials and applications, NTNU, 11 March, 2013, Trondheim

Z. Xu, Multiscale mechanics of bio-inspired networked materials, ASME 2013 2nd Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology, 4-6 February, 2013, Boston

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks: materials and applications, Northwestern University, 1 February, 2013, Evanston

Z. Xu, Nanoscale Water Transport, Tsinghua-UD Workshop on Nanotechnology for Energy and Environment, 9-12 January, Shenzhen

2012

Z. Xu, Energy  transfer  and  synchronization  through  hydrodynamical coupling, NSFC Workshop on Solid Mechanics, 22-23 October, Dalian

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks: materials and applications, Beijing-Paris Workshop on Micromechanics and Nanomechanics, 6-7 September, 2012, Paris

Z. Xu, When fluid meets structures at nanoscale, UK-China Summer School - Trends in cross-disciplinary nano, bio and IT research, 2-9 September, 2012, Paris

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks: materials and applications, IUTAM, 2012, Beijing

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks of carbon nanotubes: applications in filtration, The 11th World Filtration Congress, 16-20 April, 2012, Graz

Z. Xu, Mechanics of graphene papers and nano-composites, APS March Meeting, 27 Feburary-2 March, 2012, Boston

Z. Xu, Heat transfer at interfaces with graphene, APS March Meeting, 27 Feburary-2 March, 2012, Boston

Z. Xu, Nanostructured networks: materials and applications, 5e entretiens pour la recherche Centrale Beihang pour les Sciences de I'Ingénieur, 5-6 January, 2012, Beijing

2011

Z. Xu, Mechanics of networked materials: from buckypapers to cytoskeleton frameworks, The 4th International Conference on the Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, 11-15 December, 2011, Hawai'i

Z. Xu, Mechanics of graphene papers and nano-composites, MRS Fall Meeting, 28 November-2 December, 2011, Boston

Z. Xu, Heat transfer at interfaces with graphene, MRS Fall Meeting, 28 November-2 December, 2011, Boston

Z. Xu, Mechanics of graphene papers, China Nano, 7-9 September, 2011, Beijing

Z. Xu, Solving the energy crisis: from nature to engineering, Norway-China Workshop on Nanotechnology for Renewable Energy Materials, 31 August-1 September, 2011, Trondheim

Z. Xu, Mechanics of graphene nanocomposites, CSTAM, 22-24 August, 2011, Harbin

Z. Xu, Structure, stability and energetics of spinel materials for lithium-ion batteries: a first-principle study, ICCES, 18-21 April, 2011, Nanjing

Z. Xu and C. Chen, Nanoscale fluid-structure interaction: the multiscale nature and applications, ICCES, 18-21 April, 2011, Nanjing

Y. Liu, B. Xie and Z. Xu, Mechanics of networked materials, ICCES, 18-21 April, 2011, Nanjing

Z. Xu, Nanoengineering of graphene and related materials, Institute of Mechanics, CAS, 2011

2010

Z. Xu and M. J. Buehler, Mechanical energy transfer in biological protein materials, MRS Fall Meeting, 2010

Z. Xu, Mechanical energy transfer in biological materials, International Conference for Mechanical Properties of Materials, HangZhou, 2010

Z. Xu, Nanoengineering of graphene and related materials, Dalian University of Technology, 2010

Z. Xu, Nanoengineering of graphene and related materials, Nanyang Technological University, 2010

2009

Z. Xu and M. J. Buehler, Thermomutability in carbon nanostructures and biological materials, MRS Fall Meeting, 2009

Z. Xu and M. J. Buehler, Bioinspired materials for nanoscale thermal management, MRS Fall Meeting, 2009

Z. Xu and M. J. Buehler, Bioinspired materials for large scale electronic applications, MRS Fall Meeting, 2009

2008

Z. Xu, Dynamics of graphite micro-flakes, APS March Meeting, 2008

2007

Z. Xu, Q. Zheng, G. Chen and Q. Jiang, Carbon nanotube based nano-electromechanical systems, The 5th International Conference of Nonlinear Mechanics, Shanghai, 2007

Z. Xu, Y. Liu and Q. Zheng, Thermally driven large-amplitude fluctuations in carbon-nanotube-based devices, The 5th International Conference of Nonlinear Mechanics, Shanghai, 2007

Q. Zheng, Z. Xu and G. Chen, Carbon nanotube based nanoelectromechanical systems, Croucher Advanced Study Institutes workshop: Nano Science & Technology: From Basic Science to Device Applications, Hong Kong, 2007

Z. Xu, Irregular dynamics in ultrafast nano-devices, The 7th International Conference on Fracture and Strength of Solids, Urumqi, 2007

2004

Q. Zheng and Z. Xu, Friction and energy dissipation of nano-mechanical devices in carbon molecular system, 1st International Conference on Fracture and Damage of Advanced Materials, HangZhou

Z. Xu, L. Wang, B. Jiang and Q. Zheng, Mechanical effects with covalent linking adjacent carbon nanotubes, 1st International Conference on Fracture and Damage of Advanced Materials, HangZhou