Cheng Research Group

Functional Nanocomposite Materials


2016 Learning from Nature: Constructing Integrated Graphene-Based Artificial Nacre

Yubing Sun, Koh Meng Aw Yong, Luis G. Villa-Diaz, Xiaoli Zhang, Weiqiang Chen, Renee Philson, Shinuo Weng, Haoxing Xu, Paul H. Krebsbach, and Jianping Fu
Nature Materials, vol. 13, pp. 599-604, 2014.
DOI: 10.1038/nmat3945. PMCID: PMC4051885.
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2016 Bioinspired Highly Electrically Conductive Graphene-Epoxy Layered Composites

Weiqiang Chen, Nien-Tsu Huang, Boram Oh, Raymond Hiu-Wai Lam, Rong Fan, Timothy T. Cornell, Thomas P. Shanley, Katsuo Kurabayashi, and Jianping Fu
Advanced Healthcare Materials, vol. 2, pp. 965-975, 2013.
DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201200378.  PMCID: PubMed - in process.
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2015 Synergistic Toughening of Graphene Oxide–Molybdenum Disulfide–Thermoplastic Polyurethane Ternary Artificial Nacre

Weiqiang Chen, Shinuo Weng, Feng Zhang, Steven Allen, Liwei Bao, Raymond Hiu-Wai Lam, Jill A. Macoska, Sofia D. Merajver, and Jianping Fu
ACS Nano, vol. 7, pp. 566-575, 2013.
DOI: 10.1021/nn304719q.  PMCID: PMC3962680.
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2015 A Strong Integrated Strength and Toughness Artificial Nacre Based on Dopamine Cross-Linked Graphene Oxide

2015 Bioinspired Layered Materials with Superior Mechanical Performance

2014 Bioinspired Green Composite Lotus Fibers

2014 Synergistic Toughening Bioinspired Poly(vinyl alcohol)-Clay-Nanofibrillar Cellulose Artificial Nacre

2014 Understanding the relationship of performance with nanofiller content in the biomimetic layered nanocomposites

2014 Ultratough Artificial Nacre Based on Conjugated Cross-linked Graphene Oxide

2006 Thermal conductivity of MWCNT/epoxy composites: The effects of length, alignment and functionalization