Publications & Presentations


Selected Publication list:

  1. L. Zhang, Y. S. Leng, and S. Jiang, "Tip-Based Hybrid Simulation Study of Frictional Properties of Self-Assembled Monolayers: Effects of Chain Length, Terminal Group, Scan Direction, and Scan Velocity,” Langmuir 2003, 19, 9742. [Full text - PDF]

  2. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, "Molecular Simulation Study of Nanoscale Friction between Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111) Immersed in Solvents,” J. Chem. Phys. 2003, 119, 765. [Full text - PDF]

  3. L. Zhang, S. Jiang, and W. A. Goddard III, "Development of Accurate Force Field for Alkanethiol Self-Assembled Monolayers from ab initio Quantum Chemistry," J. Chem. Phys. 2002, 117, 7342. [Full text - PDF]

  4. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, "Molecular Simulation Study of Nanoscale Friction for Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111)," J. Chem. Phys.  2002, 117, 1804. [Full text - PDF]

  5. L. Zhang, L. Li, S. Chen, and S. Jiang, "Measurement of Friction and Adhesion for Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111) by Scanning Force Microscopy," Langmuir 2002, 18, 5448. [Full text - PDF]

  6. Q. Zhang, J. Zheng, A. V. Shevade, L. Zhang, S. H. Gehrke, G. S. Hefflefinger, and S. Jiang, "Transport Diffusion of Liquid Water and Methanol through Membranes," J. Chem. Phys. 2002, 117, 808. [Full text - PDF (1.4MB)]

  7. X. Y. Ji, X. Feng, X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, and Y. Liu, "A Generalized Method for the Solid-Liquid Equilibrium Stage and Its Application in Process Simulation," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2002, 41, 2040. [Full text - PDF]

  8. L. Zhang, R. Balasundaram, S. H. Gehrke, and S. Jiang, "Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Confined Fluids in contact with the Bulk," J. Chem. Phys. 2001, 114, 6869. [Full text - PDF (1.1 MB)]

  9. L. Zhang, K. Wesley, and S. Jiang, "Molecular Simulation Study of Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111) ," Langmuir 2001, 17, 6275. [Full text - PDF]

  10. X. Y. Ji, X. H. Lu, W. Lin, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, and B. C.-Y. Lu, "Mean Activity Coefficients in the NaCl–NH4HCO3–H2O System at 293.15~308.15 K," Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2001, 178, 259. [Full text - PDF]

  11. X. Y. Ji, X. H. Lu, S. W. Li, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Determination of the Activity Coefficients of NaCl in the System NaCl–NH4Cl–H2O," J. Solu. Chem., 2001, 30, 463. [Full text - PDF]

  12. X. Y. Ji, X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, N. Z. Bao, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, and B. C.-Y. Lu, "A Further Study of Solid-Liquid Equilibrium for the NaCl-NH4Cl-H2O System," Chem. Eng. Sci., 2000, 55, 4993. [Full text - PDF]

  13. X. Y. Ji, X. H., Lu, S. S. Li, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, B.C.-Y. Lu, "Activity Coefficients of HCl in the HCl+NH4Cl+H2O Systems at 298.15 and 313.15 K," J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2000, 44, 29. [Full text - PDF]

  14. Y. Liu, L. Zhang, and S. Watanasiri, "Representing Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium for an Aqueous MEA-CO2 System Using the Electrolyte Non-Random-Two-Liquid Model," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 1999, 38, 2080. [Full text - PDF]

  15. X. Y. Ji, X. Feng, X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Calculations of Solid-Liquid Equilibria for Mixed Electrolyte Solutions," J. of Chem. Ind. Eng. (CHINA), 1999, 50, 743. [Full text - PDF]

  16. L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, and B. C.-Y. Lu, "Measurement of Solid-Liquid Equilibria by a Flow-Cloud-Point Method," J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1998, 43, 32. [Full text - PDF]

  17. X. Y. Ji, L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Calculations of Solid-Liquid Equilibria for Mixed Electrolyte Solutions," J. of Chem. Ind. Eng. (CHINA), 1997, 48, 532.

  18. L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Calculations of Phase Diagram for Aqueous Salt Solutions," J. of Chem. Eng. of Chinese Univ., 1997, 11, 113. [Full text - PDF]

  19. L. Zhang, S. W. Li, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Determination of Activity Coefficients for the System Containing NH4+: HCl-NH4Cl-H2O," Chemistry World, 1996, 37, 61. [Full text - PDF]

  20. X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, J. Shi, and G. Maurer, "Prediction of Activity Coefficients for Electrolyte Solutions at Elevated Temperatures," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 1996, 35, 1777. [Full text - PDF]

  21. X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Simultaneous Prediction of Activity Coefficients and Enthalpy for Electrolyte Aqueous Solutions at High Temperatures," Fluid Phase Equilibria, 1996, 116, 201. [Full text - PDF]

  22. L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "A Computer Program PHEES for Prediction of Phase Equilibria of Electrolyte Solutions," Computers and Appl. Chem.(CHINA), 1995, 12, 199. [Full text - PDF]

  23. L. Zhang, J. J. Luo, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Determination of Activity Coefficients Using a Flow EMF Method 2. NaCl-K2SO4-H2O System at 298.15, 313.15 and 328.15 K," The Proceedins of the 4th Asian Thermophyscial Properties Conference, Tokyo, September, 1995. [Full text - PDF]

  24. L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Determination of Activity Coefficients Using a Flow EMF Method. 1. HCl in Methanol-Water Mixtures at 25, 35 and 45 ºC," J. Solution Chem., 1993, 22, 137. [Full text - PDF (1.2 MB)]

  25. X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Prediction of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria for Mixed Solvent Electrolyte Solutions," J. of Chem. Eng. of Chinese Univ., 1992, 6, 97. [Full text - PDF]


Presentations and Invited Talks (selected)

  1. L. Zhang, Adri van Duin, Siddharth Dasgupta, and William A. Goddard, III, “Molecular Simulations of High Energy Materials", AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, November, 2003.

  2. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, “Molecular recognition and specific binding in biological systems: A molecular dynamics simulation study,” AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, November, 2002.

  3. L. Zhang, “Molecular Tribology of Thin Films for MEMS/NEMS Applications”, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, October, 2002.

  4. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, "Friction and Adhesion between Functionalized Surfaces in Solvent – A Molecular Simulation Study," AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, November, 2001.

  5. L. Zhang, L. Li, S. Chen, and S. Jiang, "Nanoscale Friction of Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111) for MEMS Applications by SFM and MD simulation Techniques," AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, November, 2001.

  6. S. Chen, A. V. Shevade, L. Li, C. L. Boozer, L. Zhang, S. Jiang, "Interactions of Dye Molecules with Poly(Propylene Imine) Dendrimer Monolayers," AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, November, 2001.

  7. L. Zhang, "Molecular Simulation and Experimental Studies of Thin Films on Solid Surfaces, " Kansas State University, July 2001.

  8. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, "Tribological Study on MEMS by molecular Dynamics Simulations," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November, 2000.

  9. L. Zhang, and S. Jiang, "Development of an Accurate Force Field for Self-Assembled Alkanethiol Monolayers on Au(111)," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November, 2000.

  10. L. Zhang, R. Balasundaram, and S. Jiang, "Rheological Properties of Ultra-thin Films by Grand Canonical Ensemble Molecular Dynamics Simulations," AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, Ocober, 1999.

  11. L. Zhang, "Thermodynamics and Phase Equilibria for Electrolyte Solutions", Aspen Technology Inc., Cambridge, MA, October 1997.

  12. X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Prediction of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria of Electrolyte Solutions with Chemical Reactions," The 2nd Conference of China-US Chemical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 1997.

  13. X. H. Lu, L. Zhang, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Prediction of Activity Coefficients and Enthalpy Simultaneously for Mixed Electrolyte Aqueous Solutions at High Temperatures,"The International Conference of Fluid Phase Equilibria, Aspen, Colorado, 1995.

  14. L. Zhang, J. J. Luo, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, The 7th Conference of China Chemical Engineering Society, Beijing, China, October, 1994.

  15. L. Zhang, X. H. Lu, Y. R. Wang, and J. Shi, "Measurement of Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibria for Mixed Solvent Salt Systems by a Modified Flow Method," The 1st Conference of China-US Chemical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 1994.

     

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