• Publications

    10. Yorzh, A., and Zhang, R.Z. (2018) Thermal radiative properties of alternating-layer topological insulators: Bi2Se3 and Bi2Te3. To be submitted.

     

    9. Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M. (2016) Validity of Effective Medium Theory in Multilayered Hyperbolic Materials. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. Vol. 197, pp. 132-140. Link

     

    8. Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M. (2015) Tunable positive and negative refraction of infrared radiation in graphene-dielectric multilayers. Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 107, p. 191112. Link

     

    7. Zhang, R.Z., Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M. (2015) Thermal radiation in graphene-enhanced metamaterials. SPIE Newsroom, DOI: 10.1117/2.1201502.005803.

     

    6. Zhang, R.Z., Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M. (2015) Near-field radiation between graphene-covered carbon nanotube arrays. AIP Advances, Vol. 5, p. 053501. Link

     

    5. Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M. (2015) Negative refraction and self-collimation in the far infrared with aligned carbon nanotube films. JQSRT, Vol. 158, pp. 91-100. Link

     

    4. Zhang, R.Z., Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M. (2015) Modeling the optical and radiative properties of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes in the infrared region. Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 137, p. 091009. Link

     

    3. Liu, X.L., Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M. (2014) Near-perfect photon tunneling by hybridizing graphene plasmons and hyperbolic modes. ACS Photonics, Vol. 1, pp. 785-789. Link

     

    2. Liu, X.L., Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M. (2014) Near-field radiative heat transfer with doped-silicon nanostructures. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 73, pp. 389-398. Link

     

    1. Liu, X.L., Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z. M. (2013) Near-field thermal radiation between hyperbolic metamaterials: graphite and carbon nanotubes. APL, Vol. 103, p. 103101. Link

  • Patents

     

    1. Chen, S.-C., Zhang, Z., and Culpepper, M. (2011) Compliant holder device for animal imaging and surgery. US Patent #8,028,663 B2.

  • Technical Presentations

    6. ASTFE 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference

    March 2018, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

    Yorzh, A.*, and Zhang, R.Z.

    Thermal radiative properties of alternating-layer topological insulators: Bi2Se3 and Bi2Te3

     

    5. ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference

    June 2017, Bellevue, WA

    Zhang, R.Z.*

    Nanomaterial thermoelectric devices on spacecraft systems

     

    4. International Symposium on Radiative Transfer

    June 2016, Cappadocia, Turkey

    Zhang, R.Z., and Zhang, Z.M.*

    The breakdown of effective medium theory in multilayered hyperbolic materials

     

    3. APS March Meeting

    March 2015, San Antonio, TX

    Zhang, R.Z.*, Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M.

    Near-field radiation between graphene-covered carbon nanotube arrays

     

    2. International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation

    June 2014, Shanghai, China

    Zhang, R.Z.*, Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M.

    An all-angle coupler in the far-infrared using vertically aligned carbon nanotube array

     

    1. ASME Micro/Nano Heat & Mass Transfer Conference

    December 2013, Hong Kong

    Zhang, R.Z.*, Liu, X.L., and Zhang, Z.M.

    Radiative properties of carbon nanotube arrays from near- to far-infrared