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Dr Zhong Yi Zhang

Principal Lecturer

  1. 2012
  2. Published

    An investigation of hydroxyl end-terminated polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) in exterior oil-in-water (O/W) emulsion treatments

    James MacMullen, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Dr Jovana Radulovic, Professor Hom Dhakal & Nick Bennett, Dec 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 37, p. 283-290 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Structure characterisation and mechanical properties of crystalline alumina coatings on stainless steel fabricated via sol–gel technology and fibre laser processing

    Y. Adraider, S. Hodgson, M. Sharp, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, F. Nabhani, A. Al-Waidh & Y. Pang, Dec 2012, In : Journal of the European Ceramic Society. 32, 16, p. 4229-4240 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    Enhanced water repellence and thermal insulation of masonry by zinc oxide treatment

    Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, James MacMullen, Professor Hom Dhakal, Dr Jovana Radulovic, C. Herodotou, M. Totomis & Nick Bennett, Nov 2012, In : Energy and Buildings. 54, p. 40-46 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Titanium dioxide and zinc oxide nano-particulate enhanced oil-in-water (O/W) facade emulsions for improved masonry thermal insulation and protection

    James MacMullen, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Dr Jovana Radulovic, C. Herodotou, M. Totomis, Professor Hom Dhakal & Nick Bennett, Sep 2012, In : Energy and Buildings. 52, p. 86-92 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Evaluation of water absorption damage in hemp fibre reinforced unsaturated polyester composites by the nanoindentation testing

    Professor Hom Dhakal, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, P. Reis, S. Surip & Nick Bennett, Aug 2012, In : Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy. 6, 4, p. 493-499 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Polymer matrix composites: moisture effects and dimensional stability

    Professor Hom Dhakal & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, 20 Jul 2012, Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites. Nicolais, L. & Borzacchiello, A. (eds.). 2 ed. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 5. p. 2179-2185

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  8. Published

    Influence of fibre treatment and glass fibre hybridisation on thermal degradation and surface energy characteristics of hemp/unsaturated polyester composites

    Professor Hom Dhakal, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang & Nick Bennett, 14 May 2012, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 43, 7, p. 2757-2761 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Low-velocity impact response of non-woven hemp fibre reinforced unsaturated polyester composites: Influence of impactor geometry and impact velocity

    Professor Hom Dhakal, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Nick Bennett & P Reis, 10 Apr 2012, In : Composite Structures. 94, 9, p. 2756-2763 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Investigation into the thermal performance of recycled glass screed for construction purposes

    A. Alani, James MacMullen, O. Telik & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Apr 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 29, p. 527-532 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Post-impact static and cyclic flexural characterisation of hemp fibre reinforced laminates

    I. De Rosa, Professor Hom Dhakal, C. Santulli, F. Sarasini & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Apr 2012, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 43, 3, p. 1382-1396 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2011
  13. Published

    Laser-induced deposition of sol–gel alumina coating on stainless steel under wet condition

    Y. Adraider, Y. Pang, F. Nabhani, S. Hodgson & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, 25 Sep 2011, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 205, 23-24, p. 5345-5349 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Nanoindentation behaviour of layered silicate filled spent polyamide-12 nanocomposites

    B. Aldousiri, Professor Hom Dhakal, S. Onuh, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang & Nick Bennett, Sep 2011, In : Polymer Testing. 30, 6, p. 688-692 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Effect of layered silicate reinforcement on the structure and mechanical properties of spent polyamide-12 nanocomposites

    B. Aldousiri, Professor Hom Dhakal, S. Onuh, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Nick Bennett & Professor Mel Richardson, 11 Aug 2011, In : Composites Part B: Engineering.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Brick and mortar treatment by cream emulsion for improved water repellence and thermal insulation

    James MacMullen, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, E. Rirsch, Professor Hom Dhakal & Nick Bennett, Jul 2011, In : Energy and Buildings. 43, 7, p. 1560-1565 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Evaluation of mortar samples obtained from UK houses treated for rising damp

    E. Rirsch, James MacMullen & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Jun 2011, In : Construction and Building Materials. 25, 6, p. 2845-2850 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Characterisation of roof tile coating degradation using nano-indentation test and surface profilometry

    Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Professor Hom Dhakal, Dr Ivan Popov, Nick Bennett & S. Surip, May 2011, In : Polymer Degradation and Stability. 96, 5, p. 833-838 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Characterization of polyetheretherketone–hydroxyapatite nanocomposite materials

    L. Wang, L. Weng, S. Song, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, S. Tian & R. Ma, Apr 2011, In : Materials Science and Engineering: A. 528, 10-11, p. 3689-3696 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Nondestructive testing of composite materials

    Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, 2011, Handbook of multiphase polymer systems. Vol. 2. Boudenne, A., Ibos, L., Candau, Y. & Thomas, S. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley, p. 777-798

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  21. 2010
  22. Published

    EMI shielding effectiveness of silver nanoparticle-decorated multi-walled carbon nanotube sheets

    Wenming Zhao, Mei Li, Dr Zhong Yi Zhang & Hua-Xin Peng, 23 Nov 2010, In : Internatioal Journal of Smart and Nano Materials. 1, 4, p. 249-260 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Rising damp in masonry walls and the importance of mortar properties

    E. Rirsch & Dr Zhong Yi Zhang, Oct 2010, In : Construction and Building Materials. 24, 10, p. 1815-1820 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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