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Zhang Xinhai


Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering


Research Interests:

◆ Terahertz spectroscopy and imaging

◆ Ultrafast spectroscopy of nanomaterials and novel materials

◆ Optical properties of nanomaterials and novel materials

◆ First-principles calculations

Professional Experience:

◆ Aug 2013 – present, Professor, South University of Science and Technology of China

◆ Apr 2011 – Sept 2013, Senior Scientist, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore

◆ Mar 2001 – Mar 2011, Research Scientist, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore

◆ Mar 1999 – Feb 2001, Research Associate, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore

◆ Apr 1992 – Feb 1996, Teaching Assistant, Lecturer, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Educational Background:

◆ Feb 1996 – Feb 1999, National University of Singapore, Ph.D, Condensed Matter Physics

◆ Sept 1989 – Mar 1992, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, M. Sc. Condensed Matter Physics

◆ Sept 1985 – Jun 1989, Shandong University, B. Sc., Physics

Selected Publication:

◆ H. W. Liu, J. P. Lu, M. R. Zheng, X. H. Tang, X. H. Zhang*, C. H. Sow, , “Composition-dependent ultra-high photoconductivity in ternary CdSxSe1-x nanobelts as measured by optical pump-terahertz probe spectroscopy,” Nano Research, DOI 10.1007/s12274-013-0359-x

◆ H. W. Liu, L. M. Wong, S. J. Wang, X. H. Tang, and X. H. Zhang*, “Effect of oxygen stoichiometry on metal-insulator transition in vanadium oxide thin films studied using optical pump-terahertz probe spectroscopy,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 151908 (2013)

◆ M. J. Li, B. Wu, S. A. Ekahana, M. I. B. Utama, G. C. Xing, Q. H. Xiong, T. C. Sum, X. H. Zhang*, “Size and surface effects on transient photoconductivity in CdS nanobelts probed by time-resolved terahertz spectroscopy,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 091104 (2012)

◆ W. M. Zhu, A. Q. Liu, T. Bourouina, D. P. Tsai, J. H. Teng, X. H. Zhang, G. Q. Lo, D. L. Kwong and N. I. Zheludev, “Microelectromechanical Maltese-cross metamaterial with tunable terahertz anisotropy,” Nature Communications 3, 1274( 2012)

◆ M. J. Li, G. C. Xing, L. F. N. A. Qune, G. Z. Xing, T. Wu, C. H. A. Huan, X. H. Zhang*, and T. C. Sum, “Tailoring the charge carrier dynamics in ZnO nanowires: the role of surface hole/electron traps,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 3075 (2012)

◆ K. Y. Pu, K. Li, X. H. Zhang, and B. Liu, “Conjugated oligoelectrolyte harnessed polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane as light-up hybrid nanodot for two-photon fluorescence imaging of cellular nucleus,” Adv. Mater. 22, 4186-4189 (2010)

◆ X. H. Zhang*, S. J. Chua, A. M. Yong, H. Y. Yang, S. P. Lau, S. F. Yu, and X. W. Sun, Lei Miao, Masaki Tanemura, and Sakae Tanemura, “Exciton radiative lifetime in ZnO nanorods fabricated by vapor phase transport method,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 013107 (2007)


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