1.  Yongli Guo, Hui Cai, Zhe Wang, Xin Wang, Peng Cao, Pengyu Chen*, Yaping Wang*, “Enhancing oxidation resistance of Cu during repeated melting by the in-situ formation of protective oxide films,” Materials Letters, 2020



  1. Xin Wang, Xueliang Wang, Zhe Wang, Yongli Guo, Yaping Wang*, “Enhancing mechanism of interfacial metal element on the thermal transport across Cu-graphene interfaces revealed by molecular dynamics simulations,” Materials Today Communications, 25, 2020: 101431
  2. Miao Liu, Shaoxiong Xie, Liyu Wei, Massimiliano Galluzzi, Yuhao Li, Qingyuan Wang, Xiaoyuan Zhou, Yaping Wang*, Jiangyu Li*, “Quantitative functional imaging of VO2 metal-insulator transition through intermediate M2 phase,” Acta Materialia, 195, 2020: 720-727
  3. Zhe Wang, Yanjun Zhang, Song Jiang, Jun Wang, Dan Du, Xueliang Wang, Yaping Wang, “The red deer antler: Bioinspired design of an Al-Si composite with a fenestrated network-particle structure,” Journal of Materiomics, 6 (2020) 545-556
  4. Pengyu Chen, Christoph Kenel, Yaping Wang, David C. Dunand*, “SnO2-Ag Composites with High Thermal Cycling Stability Created by Ag infiltration of 3D ink-extruded SnO2 Microlattices,” Applied Materials Today, 21, 2020: 100794
  5. Liyuan Shan, Xueliang Wang, Yaping Wang*, “Extension of Solid Solubility and Structural Evolution in Nano-Structured Cu-Cr Solid Solution Induced by High-Energy Milling,” Materials, 13, 2020: 5532
  6. Xin Wang, Xueliang Wang, Zhe Wang, Yongli Guo, Yaping Wang, “Thermal transport across Cu-metal-carbon nanotube interfaces enhanced by effective interfacial interaction,” Chemical Physics, 2020


  1. Zhe Wang, Yaping Wang*, "Impact of convection-diffusion and flow-path interactions on the dynamic evolution of microstructure: Arc erosion behavior of Ag-SnO2 contact materials," J Alloy Compd. 2019, 774: 1046-1058 
  2. Wang X, Wang X W, Liu M, Wang Y P*, “Melting Suspending of Ag Nano-particles Monitored by Molecular Dynamics Simulation,” Chemical Physics, 527, 2019: 110459
  3. Liu M, Fu Q Q, Wang X L, Wang Y P*, “Survey of transient process during melting of silver below the equilibrium melting point,” The Journal of Chemical Physics, 2019, DOI:10.1063/1.5133080
  4. Xueliang Wang, Zhiguo Qu*, Yaping Wang, " Synergetic strengthening effects on copper matrix induced by Al2O3 particle revealed from micro-scale mechanical deformation and microstructure evolutions,” Ceramics International. 45, 2019: 14889-14895
  5. Wang Xueliang, Qu, Zhiguo* Wang, Yaping,“Fabrication and mechanical property of bioinspired three dimensional amorphous carbon membrane as anode in lithium ion battery,” 6th ASME International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer, 2019-7-82019-7-10.  ISTP
  6.  郭永利,王亚平,常凯哥,微课在工科大学物理实验教学中的探讨,西北大学学报(自然科学版),2019增刊



1.      Zhe Wang, Yigang Tong, Yaping Wang*, "Promoting effect of silicon particles on gas-diffusion-reaction system: In-situ synthesis of AlN in Al-Si materials," J Alloy Compd. 735(25), 2018: 3-22,

2.      Zhe Wang, Xin Wang, Yigang Tong, Yaping Wang*, "Impact of structure and flow-path on in situ synthesis of AlN: Dynamic microstructural evolution of Al-AlN-Si materials," Science China Materials, 2018, 61: 948-960

3.      Xueliang Wang, Xin WangMiao LiuMartin A CrimpZhiguo Qu, Yaping Wang*, “Anisotropic thermal expansion coefficient of multilayer graphene reinforced copper matrix composites,” J Alloy Compd. 2018, 755: 114-122

4.      Yigang Tong, Zhibin Zhou, Hui Cai, Xueliang Wang, Yaping Wang*, "Preparation and Properties of the Flexible Al2O3/Al/Al2O3 Composites," Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, 2018, Article ID 4739267



1.      Yaping Wang*, Haiyan Li, "Improved workability of the nanocomposited AgSnO2 contact material and its microstructure control during arcing process," Metall. Mater. Trans. A48(2), 2017: 609-616, (DOI: 10.1007/s11661-016-3859-y). Improved workability of the nanocomposited AgSnO2 contact material and its microstructure control during arcing process.pdf

2.     Xueliang Wang, Jiarong Li, Yan Zhang, Yaping Wang*, "Improvement of interfacial bonding and mechanical properties of Cu-Al2O3composite by Cr-nanoparticle-induced interfacial modification," J Alloy Compd. 695(25), 2017: 2124-2130. Improvement of interfacial bonding and mechanical properties.pdf

3.     Yanli Chang, Ziqin Guo, Animesh Koneru, Yaping Wang*, "Surface Roughness Realized and Evaluated in Different Dimensional Range and its Effect on Field Emission Behavior," Vacuum, 136, 2017: 36-39.  Surface Roughness Realized and Evaluated in Different Dimensional Range and its Effect on Field Emission Behavior.pdf

4.  Pengyu Chen, Wei Liu, Yaping Wang*, "Electrical contact characteristics of Ag-SnO2 materials with increased SnO2 content," J. Elect. Eng. Tech., 12(6), 2017: 2348-2352

5.  Haiyan Li, Xuan Zhou, Xueqiong Lu, Yaping Wang*, "Effect of La on arc erosion behaviors and oxidation resistance of Cu alloys," Trans. Nonferrous Met. Soc. China, 27(1), 2017:102-109



1.     Xueliang Wang, Junjun Li, Yaping Wang*, "Improved high temperature strength of Copper-Graphene Composite Material," Mater. Lett. 181, 2016: 309–312. Improved high temperature strength of copper-graphene composite.pdf

2.     Yanli Chang, Zhiming Zhou, Ziqin Guo, Yaping Wang*, "Ductile Chromium in Heavily Cold-Drawn Cu75Cr25 Alloy," Metall. Mater. Trans. A 47(1), 2016: 504-509. Ductile Chromium in Heavily Cold-Drawn Cu75Cr25 Alloy.pdf

3.  Yanli Chang, Wei Zhenga, Zhai Yuxiang Yaping Wang*, "Preparation and Performance of CuCr Contact Materials for Low Contact Pressure," Journal of Electronic Materials, 45(11), 2016: 5647-5654. Preparation and Performance of CuCr Contact Materials for Low Contact Pressure.pdf

4.     Bi Fu, Xuan Zhou, Yaping Wang*, "Co3O4 carbon nanofiber mats as negative electrodes for sodium-ion batteries," Mater. Lett., 170, 2016: 21-24.

5.     Bi Fu, Xuan Zhou, Yaping Wang*, "High-rate performance electrospun Na0.44MnO2 nanofibers as cathode material for sodium-ion batteries," Journal of Power Sources, 310, 2016: 102-108.

6.     Zhiming Zhou, Baofeng Chen, Linjiang Chai , Yaping Wang , Weijiu Huang , Minmin Cao , Bingwei Wei, " Surface Modification of Aluminized Cu-10Fe Alloy by High Current Pulsed Electron Beam," Materials Research, 2016



1.       Bi Fu, YaodongYang, Kun Gao and Yaping Wang, "Significant increase of TC and large piezoelectriccoefficient in Ba(Ti0.80Zr0.20)O3-0.5(Ba0.70Ca0.30)TiO3 nanofibers," Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 042903, 2015.

2.       Bi Fu, Ruie Lu, Kun Gao, Yaodong Yang and Yaping Wang, "Magnetoelectric coupling in multiferroic BaTiO3-CoFe2O4 composite nanofiber via electrospinning." Europhysics Lett.111, 2015: 17007.

3.       Bi Fu, Ruie Lu, Kun Gao, Yaodong Yang and Yaping Wang, "Substrate clamping effect onto magnetoelectric coupling in multiferroic BaTiO3-CoFe2O4 core-shell nanofibers via coaxial electrospinning," Europhysics Lett. 112, 2015: 27002.

4.       Bi Fu, Ruie Lu, Miao Liu, Kun Gao,Yigang Tong, Xuan Zhou, Baolin Guo, Yaodong Yang, Yaping Wang, "Variation of local piezoelectricity in multiferroic CoFe2O4-Pb(Zr0.3,Ti0.7)O3 composite nanofibers." Mater. Lett.157, 2015: 311-314.

5.        Jun Wang, Shengnian Tie, Yongqiang Kang, Yaping Wang*. “Contact resistance characteristics of Ag-SnO2 contact materials with high SnO2 content,” Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 644, 2015: 438-443.

6.   Bi Fu, Yigang Tong, Xuan Zhou, Prem Vaishnava and Yaping Wang, "Fe3O4 Hollow Mesocrystal for Advanced Energy Storage." BatteryCongress 2015.

7.      Guo Y L, Zhou Z B and Wang Y P, Preparation, electrical contact performance and arc-erosion behavior of Cu/La2NiO4 composites, 3rd International Conference on Material, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (IC3ME 2015)

9.       Yigang Tong, Bi Fu, Xuan Zhou and Yaping Wang, "Graphene Composite for Advanced Energy Storage." Battery Congress, 2015.

10.    Chai L J, Zhou Z M, Xiao Z P, Tu J, Wang Y P, “Evolution of surface microstructure of Cu-50Cr alloy treated by high current pulsed electron beam,” Sci. China –Tech. Sci. 2015, 58(3), : 462-469

11.    Zhou Z M, Xiao, H M, Huang W J, Tu J, Chen Y F, Xiao Z P Luo T X Wang Y P, “Surface Modification of Cucr25 Alloy with Cr Coatings Treated by High Current Pulsed Electron Beam,” AASRI Inter. Conf. on Indust. Electr. and Appl. London, ENGLAND, 2015

12.    Zhou Z M, Liu J, Huang W J, Hu J J, Tang L W, Wei B W, Yang B, Wang Y P, “Microstructures of CuCr50 alloys by high current pulsed electron beam,” Inter. confer. On Auto. Mech. & Electrical Engineering, Phuket, Thailand, 2015: 520-525

13.  Zhou Z M, Zhou T, Chai L Ja,Tu J,Wang Y P, Huang WJXiao HM, Xiao ZP, "Microstructure and liquid phase separation of CuCr alloys treated by high current pulsed electron beam," Mater. Res. DOI:, 2015