汪志勇

Prof. Dr.Zhi-Yong Wang

 

u  Individual Description

EducationalBackground

09/200706/2010 Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, Nanjing University

               Advisor: Prof. Dr. Yuqiang Ma

09/200306/2006 M.Sc., Statistical Mechanics, Nanjing Normal University

               Advisor: Prof. Dr. Peiqing Tong

09/199906/2003 B.Sc., Physics Education, Hengyang Normal University

Professional Experience

Since12/2017      Professor, Chongqing University ofTechnology

01/201701/2018 Visiting Scholar, University of California, Riverside, USA

12/201111/2017 Associate Professor, Chongqing University of Technology

10/201011/2011 Lecturer, Chongqing University of Technology

07/200608/2007 Assistant Staffer, Hengyang Normal University

 

u  Current Research Interests

(1)    Statistical Physicsand Complex Systems

(2)   SoftMatter Where Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Technology Meet

(3)   InterfacialElectrochemistry

We have been seeking to recruit those who areinterested in employing computer simulation techniques and statistical mechanicsmethodologies to pave the way for exploring new physics in complex chemical andbiological systems. Research opportunities are available for candidates withbackgrounds in physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology and computer.

Besides, we expect peers to feel free to contact usfor academic collaborations.

 

u  Major Academic Projects(Principal Investigator)

The Physics of both Charge Reversal and Like-ChargeAttraction in Biological Systems

Duration: 01/01/2018-31/12/2021

Grant No.: 11774041 (¥640 000 + ¥128 000)

Sponsor: National Natural Science Foundation ofChina

 

Ion Behavior and Self-Assembly of Block CopolymerBlends under Confinement

Duration: 16/12/2015-15/12/2018

Grant No.: cstc2015jcyjBX0056 (¥200 000)

Sponsor: Chongqing Research Program of BasicResearch and Frontier Technology

 

Innovative Research Team in Soft Condensed MatterPhysics

Duration: 01/01/2015-31/12/2017

Grant Level: Class B (A&B) (¥200 000)

Sponsor: Chongqing University of Technology

 

Computer Experiments on Charge Inversion at HeterophaseInterfaces

Duration: 06/09/2012-05/09/2015

Grant No.: cstc2012jjA00019 (¥50 000)

Sponsor: Chongqing Natural Science Foundation

 

On the Mechanisms of ChargeReversal and Surface Overcharging in an Electric Double Layer

Duration: 01/01/2012-31/12/2014

Grant No.: 11104364 (¥260 000)

Sponsor: National Natural Science Foundation ofChina

 

u  Selected Publications

[1]     Zhi-YongWang,Pengli Zhang, and Zengwei Ma

Onthe physics of both surface overcharging and charge reversal at heterophaseinterfaces

Physical ChemistryChemical Physics,20, 4118 (2018)

[2]     Zhi-YongWang andJianzhong Wu

Ionassociation at discretely-charged dielectric interfaces: Giant charge inversion

Journalof Chemical Physics(Featured Article: AIP News), 147, 024703(2017)

[3]     Zhi-YongWangand Zengwei Ma

Examiningthe Contributions of Image-Charge Forces to Charge Reversal: Discrete VersusContinuum Modeling of Surface Charges

Journalof Chemical Theory and Computation, 12, 2880 (2016)

[4]     Zhi-YongWang

Chargereversal at a planar boundary between two dielectrics

PhysicalReview E (Highlights in Kaleidoscope), 93, 012605 (2016)

[5]     Zhi-YongWang

Image-inducedovercharging in the weakly charged surfaces

Journalof Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2016, 043205 (2016)

[6]     Zhi-YongWang,Zengwei Ma, and Yu-Qiang Ma

Suppressionand promotion of charge inversion in the presence of multivalent coions

PhysicalReview E(Rapid Communications), 92, 060303(R) (2015)

[7]     Zhi-YongWang,Yao-Ping Xie, Qing Liang, Jianwei Wei, and Zengwei Ma

Lookingdeeper into the structure of mixed electric double layers near the point ofzero charge

Journalof Chemical Physics,137, 174707 (2012); ibid, 137, 249902 (2012)

[8]     Zhi-YongWangand Yu-Qiang Ma

A molecular simulation study on the role of ionic sizeand dielectric images in near-surface ion distribution far from thestrong-coupling limit

Journalof Chemical Physics, 136, 234701 (2012)

[9]     Zhi-YongWangand Yu-Qiang Ma

Computationalevidence of two driving mechanisms for overcharging in an electric double layernear the point of zero charge

PhysicalReview E (Brief Reports),85, 062501 (2012)

[10] Zhi-YongWang andYu-Qiang Ma

Impactof Headgroup Charges, Ionic Sizes, and Dielectric Images on Charge Inversion: AMonte Carlo Simulation Study

Journalof Physical Chemistry B,114, 13386 (2010)

[11] Zhi-YongWangand Yu-Qiang Ma

Insightsfrom Monte Carlo simulations on charge inversion of planar electric doublelayers in mixtures of asymmetric electrolytes

Journalof Chemical Physics,133, 064704 (2010)

[12] Zhi-Yong Wang and Yu-Qiang Ma

MonteCarlo determination of mixed electrolytes next to a planar dielectric interfacewith different surface charge distributions

Journalof Chemical Physics,131, 244715 (2009)

 

u  Contact Information

E-mailwzyong(at)cqut.edu.cn