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ZnO Nanostructures: Fabrication and Applications Author: Yue Zhang

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26 Jun 2017
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As wide band semiconductors with rich morphologies and interesting electric, optical, mechanical and piezoelectric properties, ZnO nanostructures have great potential in applications, such as strain sensors, UV detectors, blue LED, nano generators, and biosensors.

ZnO Nanostructures: Fabrication and Applications covers the controllable synthesis and property optimization of ZnO nanostructures through to the preparation and performance of nanodevices for various applications. The book also includes recent progress in property modulation of ZnO nanomaterials and new types of devices as well as the latest research on self-powered devices and performance modulation of ZnO nanodevices by multi-field coupled effects.

Authored by a leading researcher working within the field, this volume is applicable for those working in nanostructure fabrication and device application in industry and academia and is appropriate from advanced undergraduate level upwards.

Author information

Professor Zhang has been awarded the titles of “State outstanding young scientist“ of China, ”Crosscentury excellent talent“ of the ministry of education, first scientist of state “major scientific research project”. He was awarded the first class Award 7 times and second class award 6 times from the Beijing Municipal Government and the ministry of education. He is the head of the discipline review board of material science and technology for the State Council, member of the expert review group of the National Science Foundation of China. Professor Zhang is also on the editorial board of more than 10 academic journals, such as Journal of Nano Research and Science China Materials. He has conducted more than 40 research national and provincial programs, and published over 350 SCI cited papers, many with high citation records. He has organized international six conferences, chaired more than 20 international conferences, and presented more than 40 invited talks.