Dr Yanbo Wang

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BSc LIST, MSc NEU, PhD IMR CAS

Australian Postdoctoral Fellow
TEM of Nanomaterials

Room S514, J07 - Mechanical Engineering Building
T: +61-02 9351 7145
F: +61-02 9351 7060
E: yanbo.wang@sydney.edu.au

Research interests

  • Microstructures and mechanical behaviors in the nanostructured metallic materials
  • TEM investigation on biomaterials, structural and functional materials

Background

  • PhD in Materials Physics and Chemistry, Institute of Metal Research Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2008
  • MSc in Materials Science, Northeastern University, China, 2003
  • BSc in Metallurgy of steel and iron, Liaoning Institute of Science and Technology, China, 1995

Employment history

  • Australian Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sydney, 2011-Present
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sydney, 2008-10

Recent publications

  • Y. B. Wang, H. J. Joyce, Q. Gao, X. Z. Liao, H. H. Tan, J. Zou, S. P. Ringer, Z. W. Shan and C. Jagadish. (2011). Self-healing of fractured GaAs nanowires. Nano Letters, 11, 1546.
  • Y. B. Wang, L. F. Wang, H. J. Joyce, Q. Gao, X. Z. Liao, Y.-W. Mai, H. H. Tan, J. Zou, S. P. Ringer, H. J. Gao and C. Jagadish. (2011). Super deformability and Young’s modulus of GaAs nanowires. Adv. Mater. 23, 1356.
  • Y. B. Wang, M. Louie, Y. Cao, X. Z. Liao, H. J. Li, S. P. Ringer and Y. T. Zhu. (2010). High-pressure torsion induced microstructural evolution in a hexagonal close-packed Zr alloy. Scripta Mater. 62, 214.
  • Y. B. Wang, J. C. Ho, Y. Cao, X. Z. Liao, H. Q. Li, Y. H. Zhao, E. J. Lavernia, S. P. Ringer and Y. T. Zhu. (2009). Dislocation density evolution during high pressure torsion of a nanocrystalline Ni-Fe alloy. Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 091911.
  • Y. B. Wang and M. L. Sui. (2009). Atomic-scale in situ observation of lattice dislocations passing through twin boundaries. Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 021909.
  • Y. B. Wang, J. C. Ho, X. Z. Liao, H. Q. Li, S. P. Ringer and Y. T. Zhu. (2009). Mechanism of grain growth during severe plastic deformation of nanocrystalline Ni-Fe alloy. Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 011908.
    Y. B. Wang, B. Wu and M. L. Sui. (2008). Dynamical dislocation emission processes from twin boundaries. Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 041906.
  • Y. B. Wang, B. Q. Li, S. X. Mao and M. L. Sui. (2008). Deformation-induced grain rotation and growth in nanocrystalline Ni. Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 011903.
  • Y. B. Wang, M. L. Sui and E. Ma. (2007). In situ observation of twin boundary migration in copper with nanoscale twins during tensile deformation, Philos. Mag. Lett. 87, 935.
  • H. Guo, P. F. Yan, Y. B. Wang, J. Tan, Z. F. Zhang, M. L. Sui and E. Ma. (2007). Tensile ductility and necking of metallic glass. Nature Mater. 6, 735.