Contact Information
  Location (Office)  E12-1052
   (Lab)
  Phone    (853)8822-4194
  Fax    (853)8822-2454
  E-mail    zktang
  Curriculum Vitae

 

 

EDUCATION
Ph.D. Condensed Matter Physics, Tohoku University, Japan, 1992.
M.Phil. Condensed Matter Physics, Tohoku University, Japan, 1990.
M.S. Solid State Photo-electronics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, China, 1986.
B.S. Physics, Zhejiang University, China, 1983.

 

POSITIONS
2016 – present Chair Professor and Director, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, University of Macau
2009 – 2015 Central Government “Thousand Talent Scheme” Professor, Sun Yat-Sen University, China
2004 – present Adjunct Professor, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics & Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, China
2004 – 2009 Guest Professor, University of Science & Technology of China
2004 – 2009 Chao Kuang Piu Professor, Zhejiang University, China
1994 – 2015 Professor (2004), Associate Professor (2001), Assistant Professor (1994), Department of Physics, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
1992 – 1994 Research Fellow of Japanese Science & Technology Agency, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN), Japan
1986 – 1987 Lecturer, Department of Materials Science, Shanghai University of Science & Technology

 

RESEARCH
   Research Interests

    •   Nano structured electronic materials
    •   Carbon nanotubes, graphene and 2D materials
    •   ZnO crystal thin films, wide-gap semiconductors and their photo-electronic devices

   Research Group

 

TEACHING
   Ph.D. Courses

 

 

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATION
  1. M. M. Chen, D. Y. Yong, C. X. Wu, Z. Shen, A. Q. Chen, Y. Zhu, B. C. Pan, Z. K. Tang, “Stabilization of BeZnO alloy by S incorporation: A density functional theory investigation”, J. Alloys Compounds, 658, 636-641 (2016).
  2. D. Y. Yong, H. Y. He, Z. K. Tang, S. H. Wei, B. C. Pan, “H-stabilized shallow acceptors in N-doped ZnO”, Phys. Rev. B, 92, 235207 (2015).
  3. Z. Q. Lin, X. C. Gui, Z. P. Zeng, B. H. Liang, W. J. Chen, M. Liu, Y. Zhu, A. Y. Cao, Z. K. Tang, “Biomimetic Carbon Nanotube Films with Gradient Structure and Locally Tunable Mechanical Property”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 25, 7173-7179 (2015).
  4. D. D. Wang and Z. K. Tang*, “Direct Measurement of Raman Scattering Tensor of Orientation-Fixed Single Iodine Molecules”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 25, 3934-3942 (2015).
  5. C. Zhao, Y. Zhu, Y. Su, Z. Guan, A. Chen, X. Ji, X. Gui, R. Xiang, Z. Tang, “Tailoring Plasmon Resonances in Aluminium Nanoparticle Arrays Fabricated Using Anodic Aluminium Oxide”, Adv. Opt. Mater. 3, 248-256 (2015)

 

AWARDS & HONORS
2012 Top 50 of the Most Cited Papers in the past 50 Years of Applied Physics Letters, issue of the 50th Year Celebration 
2007 Croucher Foundation Senior Research Fellowship, HKSAR
2005 Chang Jiang Scholar, Chinese Ministry of Education
2004 Outstanding Oversea Chinese Youth Fellowship
2003 National Natural Science Award (2nd class)
2001 Two research papers [Nature (2000), Science (2001)] were selected as Top 20 most important scientific papers in the year, by Nikkei Advanced
Technology (Japan)
2001 The research work “Superconductivity in 0.4nm Diameter Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes” was highlighted as 11 Most Important Achievements in
Physics in the Year, by PhyscisWeb of The Institute of Physics (USA) (http://physicsweb.org)
2000 Natural Science Award (2nd class), Chinese Ministry of Education
2000 The research work “Discovery of the World’s Smallest Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes” was listed as Top 10 World Scientific News in the Year, voted by Chinese Academicians
2000 The research work “World’s Smallest Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes” was highlighted as 4 Most Important Achievements in the Field of Nano
Materials in the Year, by Chemical Engineering News (USA)
1987-1992 Japanese Government Research Studentship

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2011 – present Associate Director, Academic Board, State Key Laboratory of Luminescence & Applications, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, CAS
2011 – present Editor, Solid State Communication
2010 – present Editor, ISRN Nanotechnology (Hindawi)
2006 – 2011 Editor, NANO (World Scientific)
2005 – present Special invited Editor, Chinese Science Bulletin
2005 – 2015 Director, Postgraduate Degree Program of Nano Science and Nano Technology, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
2004 – present Panel Member, Division of Materials & Engineering, National Science Foundation
2004 – present Associate Director, Luminescence Branch of the Chinese Physics Society
2001 – present Council Member, Luminescence Branch of the Chinese Physics Society
2001 – 2007 Associate Editor-in-Chief, (the 7th & 8th Board), Chinese Journal of Luminescence
2001 – present Editorial Board, Chinese Journal of Luminescence

 

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