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February 15, 2020

The collaborated paper on "Superior high-temperature properties and deformation-induced planar faults in a novel L12-strengthened high-entropy alloy" was published in Acta Materialia.

 

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January 18, 2020

The collaborated paper on "Mechanical properties and deformation mechanisms of a novel austenite-martensite dual phase steel" was published in International Journal of Plasticity.

 

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December 20, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao visited the State Key Laboratory of Rolling and Automation at Northeastern University and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels and high-entropy alloys".

 

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December 13, 2019

The collaborated paper on "Microstructures and mechanical properties of CoCrFeMnNiVx high entropy alloy films" was published in Journal of Alloys and Compounds.

 

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December 7-8, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attendedthe Workshop on Applications of 3D Atom Probe Tomography 2019 and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels".

 

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November 25, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao visited the Institute of Materials Modification and Modelling at Shanghai Jiaotong University and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels and high-entropy alloys".

 

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November 23-24, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attendedthe 7th Chinese Young Researchers Workshop on Materials Science and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels".

 

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October 26-27, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attended 2019 Workshop on structures and properties of HEAs and gave an invited talk on "Control of continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys".

 

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August 4-6, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attended the Fourth Young Scholars Forum on Nonferrous Metals and gave an invited talk on "Continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys".

 

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July 10-14, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attended the Chinese Materials Conference 2019 and gave an invited talk on "Continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys".

 

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June 30, 2019

Our research project on Nanocrystalline High-entropy Alloys got funded by the Early Career Scheme (ECS) from Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong.

 

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May 28, 2019

Bingchen Zhou (phd student) won the Merit Award in The 5th Mechanical Engineering Research Poster Competition 2019. Congretulations!

 

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May 8, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao visited Guangdong Institute of Materials and Processing and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels and high-entropy alloys".

 

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April 24, 2019

The joint paper on "Hardening mechanisms and impact toughening of a high-strength steel containing low Ni and Cu additions" was published in Acta Materialia.

 

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April 17, 2019

Dr. Zengbao Jiao visited Prof. Xiaoyan Song's group at Beijing University of Technology and gave an invited talk on "Microstructure and property control of nanostructured alloys".

 

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April 1, 2019

Our research project on High-strength Weldable Steels got funded by the Chinese National Engineering Research Center for Steel Construction.

 

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February 8, 2019

The joint paper on "Attractive in situ self‐reconstructed hierarchical gradient structure of metallic glass for high efficiency and remarkable stability in catalytic performance" was published in Advanced Functional Materials.

 

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December 13, 2018

The joint paper on "Effect of Mo:W ratio on segregation behavior and creep strength of nickel-based single crystal superalloys" was published in Materials Science and Engineering: A.

 

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December 3, 2018

The joint paper on "A novel ferritic steel family hardened by intermetallic compound G-phase" was published in Materials Science and Engineering: A.

 

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November 23, 2018

The joint paper with Prof. CT Liu's group on "Multicomponent intermetallic nanoparticles and superb mechanical behaviors of complex alloys" was published in Science.

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November 2, 2018

Mr. Lei Fan attended the 2018 Atom Probe Tomography Forum (2018中國原子探針三維分析技術的進展及應用前沿論壇) at Nanjing University of Science and Technology and gave a talk on the stability of nanocrystalline alloys.

 

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September 17, 2018

Our paper collaborated with Prof. C. A. Schuh from MIT on "Nanocrystalline Ag-W alloys lose stability upon solute desegregation from grain boundaries" was published in Acta Materialia.

 

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September 5-7, 2018

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attended the International Conference on Engineering Research and Practice for Steel Construction 2018 (ICSC2018) and gave an invited talk on "Alloy Design of Nanoparticle-strengthened High-strength Steels for Structural Applications".

 

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August 17, 2018

Our research project on "Precipitation and strengthening mechanism of coherent/incoherent nanoparticle-strengthened steels" got funded by the Young Scientists Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) .

 

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August 12-17, 2018

Dr. Zengbao Jiao and Ms Bingchen Zhou attended the 2018 Gordon Research Conference Structural Nanomaterials and presented a poster on "Design of Ultrahigh-strength Nanostructured Steels by Nanoscale Particles".

 

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July 11, 2018

Dr. Wenwen Song from RWTH Aachen University, Germany visited us and gave an invited talk on "Overcome the strength-ductility trade-off in steels by a novel short-range ordering strengthening concept" at our ME department.

 

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June 24-29, 2018

Dr. Zengbao Jiao attended the XIV International Conference on Nanostructured Materials (NANO2018) and gave a talk on "Design of ultrahigh-strength steels strengthened by nanoparticles".

 

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May 30, 2018

Lei Fan (phd student) won the Excellent Poster Award in The 4th Mechanical Engineering Research Poster Competition 2018. Congretulations!

 

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December 7, 2017

Prof. Gang Wang from Shanghai University visited us and gave an invited talk on "Metallic glasses: From fundamental research to application exploration " at our ME department.

 

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December 4, 2017

The 2017 Workshop on Applications of Atom Probe Tomography (2017三維原子探針應用研討會) co-organized by Prof. C.T. Liu and Dr. Z.B. Jiao was held on December 4-5, 2017 at CityU, Hong Kong. Dr. Zengbao Jiao gave an invited talk on "Atom probe tomography study of advanced structural materials" on the workshop.

This workshop attacted more than 80 participants from various universities/institutes, such as Institue of Metals Research, Chongqing Univeristy, Central South Univeristy, Nanjing U of Sci & Tech, Shanghai U, HKU, CityU, PolyU, and CAMECA. Thank all participants for making the wordshop a success!

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November 29, 2017

Dr. Mingxin Huang from the University of Hong Kong visited us and gave an invited talk on " Alloy Design By Dislocation Engineering" at our ME department.

 

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September 22, 2017

The joint paper with Dr. Yang Lu's group at CityU on "High-Entropy Alloy (HEA)-Coated Nanolattice Structures and Their Mechanical Properties" was published in Advanced Engineering Materials.

 

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September 20, 2017

Dr. Zengbao Jiao visited the Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR, CAS) and gave an invited talk on "Nanoscale Precipitation Strengthened Steels: Alloy Design, Microstructural Engineering, and Mechanical Properties (納米析出強化高強度鋼:合金設計、組織調控和力學性能)". read More...