Dr Qilong Zhang, Male, an associate professor of School of Materials Science and Engineering(MSE), Zhejiang University. He received a PhD in MSE from Zhejiang University in 2004. He joined Zhejiang University in 2004, promoted to Associate professor in 2006.


His current research focuses on (1) Design and synthesis of novel inorganic-organic hybrid nanocomposite materials for energy-storage and flexible electronics; (2) Synthesis of powders, nano particles, nanocrystalline materials; (3) Synthesis, structure and properties of functional ceramics or film and fabrication of Micro-Devices.


He has received Second-grade National award for progress in Science and Engineering, Young Science and Technology of Award of the Chinese Ceramic Society and Zhejiang Province. He have obtained 22 Chinese patents, published more than 100 scientific papers in Journals of J.Mater.Chem (C), ACS Applied Materials Interfaces, Dalton Transactions, Appl.Phys. Lett, Scripta Materialia, J.Am.Ceram.Soc, J.Eur.Ceram.Soc, etc. His research achievements have been transferred to industry, and are used to manufacture minitype multi-layer microwave devices.


Selected Publications

1.Y.Y.Wang, E.J.Yu, H.Yang, Q.L.Zhang*, Growth behaviour of Li & Sb doped alkalis niobate synthesized by hydrothermal method, Materials and Design, 2016, 110 : 51-59

2.N.X.Xu, L.Hu, Q.L.Zhang*, X.R.Xiao, H.Yang, E.J.Yu, Significantly enhanced dielectric performance of Poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-hexafluoropylene)-based composites filled with hierarchical flower-like TiO2 particles, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7 (49), pp 27373–27381.

3.X.R.Xiao, H. Yang, N.X.Xu, L Hu, Q.L.Zhang*, High performance of P(VDF-HFP)/Ag@TiO2 hybrid films with enhanced dielectric permittivity and  low dielectric loss, RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 79342 -79347.

4. Y.Y.Wang, L. Hu, Q.L.Zhang*, H.Yang, Phase Transition Characteristic and Associated Piezoelectricity of Potassium-sodium Niobate Lead-free Ceramics, Dalton Transactions2015, 44:13688- 13699.

5. Y.Y.Wang, N.X.Xu, Q.L.Zhang*, H.Yang, Phase transition and piezoelectric properties of Alkali Niobate ceramics through composition tuning, RSC Advances, 2015, 5 : 61989-61997.

6.D.Yu, N.X.Xu, L.Hu, Q.L.Zhang*, H.Yang, Nanocomposites with BaTiO3/

SrTiO3 hybrid fillers exhibiting enhanced dielectric behaviours and energy-storage densities, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2015, 3, 4016-4022

7. J. Zhang, H.Yang, Q.L.Zhang*, S.R.Dong, J.K.Luo, Bipolar resistive switching characteristics of low temperature grown ZnO thin films by plasma -enhanced atomic layer deposition,Applied Physics Letters, 2013, 102(1):012113

8.Y.Z.Hao, Q.L.Zhang*, J.Zhang, C.R.Xin, H.Yang, Enhanced sintering characteristics and microwave dielectric properties of Li2TiO3 due to nano-size and nonstoichiometry effect, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012, 22(45): 23885-23892.

9. Q.L. Zhang, N. Masó, Y. Liu, H. Yang, A.R.West, Voltage-Dependent Low-Field Resistivity of CaTiO3:Zn Ceramics, Journal of MaterialsChemistry, 2011,21(34):12894-12900.

10.Q.L.Zhang, D.Zou, H.Yang. Microwave dielectric properties of Ba3Ti4-x(Zn1/3Nb2/3)xNb4O21 for low temperature co-fired ceramics, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 2011, 31(3):265-272

11. Q.L.Zhang, F.Wu, H.Yang, Sol-gel synthesis of A-site-ordered and homogenous (Nd0.55, Li 0.35)TiO3 ceramics and its dielectric properties, Scripta Materialia,2011,65(9):842-845

12. Q.L.Zhang, H.Yang, H.P.Sun. A New Microwave ceramic with Low-Permittivity for LTCC ApplicationsJournal of the European ceramic society, 2008,28(3): 605-609

13. D.Zou,Q.L.Zhang*,H. Yang,S.C.Li. Low temperature sintering and microwave dielectric properties of Ba2Ti3Nb4O18 ceramics for LTCC applications, Journal of the European ceramic society2008, 28(14):2777-2782

14. Q.L.Zhang, F. Wu, H.Yang, D.Zou. Preparation and Dielectric properties of (Ca0.61, Nd0.26)TiO3 Nanoparticles by sol-gel method, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2008, 18(44):5339-5343

15. J.X.Tong, Q.L.Zhang*, H.Yang, J.L.Zou. Low-temperature firing and microwave dielectric properties of Ca[(Li1/3Nb2/3)0.84Ti0.16]O3-δ ceramics for LTCC applications, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2007, 90(3):845-849

Awards & honors

2009, National Second Prize for Progress in Science and Technology, The state council of PRC

2005, Provincial First Prize for Progress in Science and Technology,  Zhejiang Province, China

2009, Youth Science and Technology Award, the Chinese Ceramic Society.

2011, Youth Science and Technology Award, Zhejiang Province

Contact information

Inorganic Materials Institute,

School of Materials Science and Engineering,

Zhejiang University,

Address: 38 Zheda Road, Hangzhou 310027, P.R.China

Tel:+86(0)571 8795 1408, Fax: Tel:+86(0)571 8795 3054,