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ZHONG Minlin

Dr. Minlin ZHONG is a tenure-check professor in School of Materials Science and Engineering at Tsinghua University and the director of the Laser Materials Processing Research Center. He is currently the President of the International Academy of Photonics and Laser Engineering (IAPLE) and the Secretary/Executive Board Member of the Laser Institute of America (LIA), the Fellows of LIA and IAPLE. He is a Senior Editor of 《Journal of Laser Applications》, Executive Editor in Chief of 《Journal of Chinese Lasers 》and editorial member of Light: Science and Applications (in cooperation with Nature Publishing Group). His research interest covers laser micro-nano fabrication, laser surface engineering and laser 3D printing. Dr. Zhong has been the PI for 19 international cooperation projects and 40 domestic projects etc. He has been active in international academic field, serving as chair or co-chair for numerous international and domestic conferences and keynote and invited presentations. He has published 300 papers, 18 patents and 4 book chapters.

Office: Room A234, Lee Chao Kee Sci & Tech Building
Tel: +86-10-62772993
Email: zhml@tsinghua.edu.cn
Primary Teaching Area
Fundamentals to Laser Materials Processing (undergraduate student course, No. 30350312)
Modern Laser Materials Processing (graduate course, No. 80350473)
How to Write Good English Scientific Papers (graduate course, No. 70350461)

Education Background

BS (Optics), Huazhong University of Science & Technology, 1983
ME (Mechanical Engineering), Tianjin University of Technology, 1990
Ph D (Mechanical Engineering), Tsinghua University, 1997

Research Field

Laser Micro-nano Fabrication, Laser Surface Engineering, Laser Additive Manufacturing, Novel materials development via laser

Academic Achievements

Representative Publications 

1)Gang Ou,, Peixun Fan, Hongjun Zhang, Kai Huang, Cheng Yang, Wen Yu, Hehe Wei, Minlin Zhong*, Hui Wu* and Yadong Li, Large-scale hierarchical oxide nanostructures for high-performance electrocatalytic water splitting, Nano Energy, March, 2017, 35:207-214 (IF 11.553)
2)Lei Wang, Zhuo Wang, Hai-Yu Wang, Gustavo Grinblat, Yu-Li Huang, Dan Wang, Xiao-Hui Ye, Xian-Bin Li, Qiaoliang Bao, AndrewThye-Shen Wee, Stefan A. Maier, Qi-Dai Chen1, Min-Lin Zhong, Cheng-Wei Qiu & Hong-Bo Sun, Slow cooling and efficient extraction of C-exciton hot carriers in MoS2 monolayer, Nature Communication, Jan 5, 2017, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13906 (IF 11.329)
3)Dafa Jiang, Jiangyou Long, Mingyong Cai, Yi Lin, Peixun Fan, Hongjun Zhang, Minlin Zhong*, Femtosecond Laser Fabricated Micro/nano Interface Structures toward Enhanced Bonding Strength and Heat Transfer Capability of W/Cu Joining, Materials & Design, Nov 25, 2016, 114(2017) 185-193 (IF 3.997)
4)Jiangyou Long, Peixun Fan, Dafa Jiang, Jinpeng Han, Yi Lin, Mingyong Cai, Hongjun Zhang, Minlin Zhong*,Anisotropic Sliding of Water Droplets on the Superhydrophobic Surfaces with Anisotropic Groove-like Micro/nano structures, Advanced Materials Interfaces, November 2016, DOI: 10.1002/admi.201600641 (IF 3.365)
5)Peixun Fan, Hui Wu, Minlin Zhong*, Hongjun Zhang, Benfeng Baib and Guofan Jin, Large-scale cauliflower-shaped hierarchical copper nanostructures for efficient photothermal conversion, Nanoscale, July 11, 2016, 8, 14617-14624, (IF 7.76)
6)Dingwei Gong, Jiangyou Long, Dafa Jiang, Peixun Fan, Hongjun Zhang, Lin Li, and Minlin Zhong*, Robust and Stable Transparent Superhydrophobic Polydimethylsiloxane Films by Duplicating via a Femtosecond Laser-Ablated Template, ACS Applied Materials & Interface, June 20, 2016, 8(27): 17511-17518 (IF: 7.145)
7)Dafa Jiang,Peixun Fan,Dingwei Gong,Jiangyou Long, Hongjun Zhang Minlin Zhong*, High-temperature imprinting and Superhydrophobicity of Micro/nano Surface Structures on Metals Using Molds Fabricated by Ultrafast Laser Ablation, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, May 8, 2016, 236, 56-63 (IF 2.359 )
8)Peixun Fan,* Minlin Zhong,* Benfeng Bai, Guofan Jinb and Hongjun Zhang,Large scale and cost effective generation of 3D self-supporting oxide nanowire architectures by a top-down and bottom-up combined approach, RSC Advances, May 4, 2016, 6, 45923 – 45930 (IF 3.289)
9)Jiangyou Long, Lin Pan, Peixun Fan, Dingwei Gong, Dafa Jiang, Hongjun Zhang, Lin Li, Minlin Zhong*, Cassie-state Stability of Metallic Superhydrophobic Surfaces with Various Micro/nano Structures produced by femtosecond laser, Langmuir 2016,32,1065-1072, 01/2016; DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b04329(IF 3.993)
10)Peixun Fan; Minlin Zhong; Benfeng Bai; Guofan Jin; Hongjun Zhang, Tuning the optical reflection property of metal surfaces via micro-nano particle structures fabricated by ultrafast laser, Applied Surface Science, October 22, 2015, 359:7-13 (IF 2.711)
11)Xi Luo, Hongjun Zhang, Wei Pan, Jianghong Gong, Bilal Khalid, Minlin Zhong*and Hui Wu*, SiOx Nanodandelion by Laser Ablation for Anode of Lithium-Ion Battery, Small, Dec 2 2015, 11(45):6009-6012), DOI: 10.1002/smll.201502539 (IF 8.368)
12)Fan, Peixun; Bai, Benfeng; Long, Jiangyou; Jiang, Dafa; Jin, Guofan; Zhang, Hongjun; Zhong, Minlin, Broadband high performance infrared antireflection nanowires facilely grown on ultrafast laser structured Cu surface", Nano Letters, August 2015, DOI:10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02141 (IF 13.59)
13)Xiaohui Ye, Zhe Lin, Hongjun Zhang, Hongwei Zhu, Zhu Liu, MinlinZhong, Protecting carbon steel from corrosion by laser in situ grown graphene films, Carbon, July 2015, 94: 326-334 (IF 6.196)
14)Zhe Lin, Xiaohui Ye, Jinpeng Han, Qiao Chen, Peixun Fan, Hongjun Zhang, Dan Xie, Hongwei Zhu, Minlin Zhong, Precise Control of the Number of Layers of Graphene by Picosecond Laser Thinning, Scientific Report, June 26, 2015, 5:11662, DOI:10.1038/srep11662 (IF 5.578)
15)Long, Jiangyou; Fan, Peixun; Gong, Dingwei; Jiang, Dafa; Zhang, Hongjun; Li, Lin; Zhong, Minlin*, Superhydrophobic Surfaces Fabricated by Femtosecond Laser with Tunable Water Adhesion From Lotus Leaf to Rose Petal, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, April 23, 2015, 7:9858-9876 (IF 6.723)
16)Xiaohui Ye; Feng Yu, Michele Curioni, Zhe Lin, Hongjun Zhang, Hongwei Zhu, Zhu Liu, Minlin Zhong, Corrosion resistance of graphene directly and locally grown on bulk nickel substrate by laser Irradiation, RSC Advances 04/2015, 5: 35384-35390, (IF 3.84)
17)Dingwei Gong, Jiangyou Long, Peixun Fan, Dafa Jiang, Hongjun Zhang, Minlin Zhong*, Thermal stability of micro-nano structures and superhydrophobicity of polytetrafluoroethylene films formed by hot embossing via a picosecond laser ablated template, Applied Surface Science, March 15, 2015, 331:437-443 (IF 2.711)
18)Jiangyou Long, Minlin Zhong*, Hongjun Zhang, Peixun Fan, Superhydrophilicity to Superhydrophobicity Transition of Picosecond Laser Microstructured Aluminum in ambient air, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, March 1, 2015, 441:1-9 (IF 3.368)
19)Jiangyou Long, Peixun Fan, Minlin Zhong*, Hongjun Zhang, Yongde Xie, Chen Lin, Superhydrophobic and Colorful Copper Surfaces Fabricated by Picosecond Laser Induced Periodic Nanostructures, Applied Surface Science, Aug 30 2014, 311:461-467 (IF 2.538)
20)Dafa Jiang, Chen Hong, Minlin Zhong, Moritz Alkhayat, Andreas Weisheit, Andres Gasser, Hongjun Zhang, Ingomar Kelbassa, Reinhart Poprawe, Fabrication of nano-TiCp reinforced Inconel 625 composite coatings by partial dissolution of micro-TiCp through laser cladding energy input control, Surface and Coatings Technology, June 25, 2014, 249:125-131 (IF 2.199)
21)Peixun Fan, Minlin Zhong, Lin Li, Patrick Schmitz, Cheng Lin, Jiangyou Long, and Hongjun Zhang, Angle-independent colorization of copper surfaces by simultaneous generation of picosecond-laser-induced nanostructures and redeposited nanoparticles, Journal of Applied Physics, March 28, 2014, 115:124302 (IF 2.185)
22)Xiaohui Ye, Jiangyou Long, Zhe Lin, Hongjun Zhang, Hongwei Zhu, and Minlin Zhong*, Direct Laser Fabrication of Large-area and Patterned Graphene at Room Temperature, Carbon, March 2014, 68:784-790 (IF 6.16)
23)Peixun Fan, Minlin ZHONG, Lin Li, Patrick Schmitz, Cheng Lin, Jiangyou Long, and Hongjun Zhang, Sequential color change on copper surfaces via micro/nano structure modification induced by a picosecond laser, Journal of Applied Physics, August 28, 2013, 114, 083518 (IF 2.21)
24)Xiaohui Ye, Ting Huang, Zhe Lin, Minlin Zhong, Lin Li, Yinzhou Yan,Hongwei Zhu, Lap joining of graphene flakes by current-assisted CO2 laser irradiation, CARBON, June 28, 2013, 61: 329-335 (IF 5.868)
25)Zhe Lin, Ting Huang, Xiaohui Ye, Minlin Zhong, Lin Li, Juan Jiang, Wen Zhang, Lili Fan, Hongwei Zhu,Thinning of large-area graphene film from multilayer to bilayer with low-power CO2 laser, Nanotechnology, June 12, 2013, 24(27): 275302 (IF 3.979)
26)Peixun Fan, Minlin ZHONG, Lin Li, Ting Huang, Hongjun Zhang, Rapid fabrication of surface micro/nano structures with enhanced broadband absorption on Cu by picosecond laser, Optics Express, May 20, 2013, 21(10): 11628-37 (IF 3.546)


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