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Huiling Duan
Ph.D., Professor
Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science
College of Engineering, Peking University
Beijing, 100871, China

Education Background

2005 Ph.D., Solid Mechanics, Peking University, China

1998 M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern Petroleum University, China

1991 B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern Petroleum University, China


Professional Experience

• September 2013- Present: Professor, Chair of Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, College of Engineering, Peking University.

• December 2010 – September 2013: Professor, in Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University.

• September 2011 – October 2011: Visiting Professor, University of Paris-EST Marne-La-Vallee, Paris, France

• August 2011 – August 2011:Visiting Professor, Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg, Germany

• December 2007 – November 2010: Associate Professor, in Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University.

• 2006-2007  Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, INT, FZK, Germany

• 2005-2006  Royal Society Postdoctoral Fellow, Cardiff University, UK

• 1998-2001  Lecturer, Northeastern Petroleum University, China


Courses

1.  “Advanced Mathematics” for Undergraduate students

2.  “Nanomechanics and Micromechanics” for graduate students

3.  “Advanced Elasticity” for graduate students

 


Research Areas and Interests

Micromechanics, nanomechanics, elasticity theory, and microfluids.


Awards And Honors

 National Outstanding Young Female Scientist (2014)

Distinguished Young Scholars, National Science Foundation of China (2012)

Outstanding Young Scholar Award, The Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 2011

Mao Yisheng Outstanding Young Scholar Award, Beijing, China, 2010

The Sia Nemat-Nasser Early Career Award (ASME), USA, 2009

National Excellent PhD Thesis of China in 2007

The first prize of Excellent PhD Thesis of Peking University in 2007

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship, Germany, 2006

Post-doctoral Fellowship of The Royal Society of London, UK, 2005

 


Selected Publications

1. Xiao, X.Z., Song, D.K., Xue, J.M., Chu, H.J., Duan, H.L.*(2015): A size-dependent tensorial plasticity model for FCC single crystal with irradiation. International Journal of Plasticity, 65, 152-167.

2. Liu, Y.J., Lv, P.Y., Ma, J., Bai, R.B., Duan, H.L.*(2014): Stress fields in hollow core–shell spherical electrodes of lithium ion batteries. Proceedings of the Royal Society A 470, 20140299.

3. Xue, Y.H., Markmann, J., Duan, H.L.*, Weissmuller, J., Huber, P. * (2014): Switchable imbibition in nanoporous gold. Nature Communications 5:4237 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms5237.

4. Lanza, M., Reguant, M., Zou, G, Lv, P.Y., Li, H., Chin, R., Liang, H., Yu, D., Zhang, Y. F., Liu, Z. F., Duan, H.L.*(2014): High Performance Piezoelectric Nanogenerators Using Two?Dimensional Flexible Top Electrodes. Advanced Materials Interfaces 1300101.

5. Lv, P.Y., Xue,Y.H., Shi,Y.P., Lin, H.*, Duan, H.L.*(2014): Metastable states and wetting transition of submerged superhydrophobic structures. Physical Review Letters, 112, 196101.

6. Xue, Y.H., Yuan, H.J., Su, W.D., Shi, Y.P. Duan, H.L.*(2014): Enhanced load-carrying capacity of hairy surfaces floating on water. Proceedings of the Royal Society A 2014, 470, 2165.

7. Wu, Y., Xue, Y.H., Pei, X.W., Cai, M.R., Duan, H.L.*, Huck, W. T. S.*, Zhou, F.*, Xue, Q.J. (2014): Adhesion-Regulated Switchable Fluid Slippage on Superhydrophobic Surfaces. J. Phys. Chem. C, 118, 2564–2569.

8. Lanza, M., Gao, T., Yin, Z., Zhang, Y.F., Liu, Z.F.,Tong, Y.Z., Shen, Z.Y, Duan, H.L.*(2013): Nanogap based graphene coated AFM tips with high spatial resolution, conductivity and durability. Nanoscale, 5, 10816-10823. 

9. Lanza, M., Wang, Y., Gao, T., Bayerl, A., Porti, M., Nafria, M., Zhou, Y. B., Jing, G. Y., Zhang, Y.F., Liu, Z. F., Yu, D.P., Duan, H.L.*(2013): Electrical and mechanical performance of graphene sheets exposed to oxidative environments. Nano Research, 6, 485-495?

10. Li, W.N., Sun, L.X., Xue, J.M., Wang, J.X., Duan, H.L.*(2013): Influence of ion irradiation induced defects on mechanical properties of copper nanowires. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, 307, 158-164.

11. Li, H., Zhao, Q., Wang, W., Dong, H., Xu, D. S., Zou, G., Duan, H.L., Yu, D. P. (2012): Novel planar-structure electrochemical devices for highly flexible semitransparent power generation/Storage sources. Nano Letters, 13, 1271–1277.

12. Lanza, M., Bayerl, A., Gao, T., Porti, M., Nafria, M., Jing, G. Y., Zhang, Y. F., Liu, Z. F., Duan, H. L.* (2013): Graphene- coated atomic force microscope tips for reliable nanoscale electrical characterization Adv. Mater. 25, 1440–1444.

13. Lanza, M., Wang, Y., Bayerl, A., Gao, T., Porti, M., Nafria, M., Liang, H., Jing, G. Y., Liu, Z. F., Zhang, Y. F., Tong, Y., Duan, H. L.* (2013): Tuning graphene morphology by substrate towards wrinkle-free devices: Experiment and simulation. J. Appl. Phys. 113, 104301.

14. Xue, Y.H., Chu, S.G. Lv, P.Y., Duan, H.L.* (2012): Importance of hierarchical structures in wetting stability on submersed superhydrophobic surfaces. Langmuir 28, 9440−9450.

15. Wang, M.Q., Wang, Y., Sun,Y.J., Zhang,G.Y., Duan, H.L.* (2012): Thermo-mechanical solution of film/substrate systems under local thermal load and application to laser lift-off of GaN/sapphire structures. Int. J. Solids Struct., 49, 1701-1711.

16. Li, W.N., Duan, H.L.*, Albe, K., Weissmuller, J.* (2011): Line stress of step edges at crystal surfaces. Surface Science. 605, 947-957.

17. Wang, Y., Weissmüller, J., Duan, H.L.* (2010): Mechanics of corrugated surfaces. J. Mech. Phys. Solids 58, 1552-1566.

18. Jing, B.X., Zhao, J.*, Yan, W., Yi, X., Duan, H.L.* (2010): Water swelling induced morphological instability of supported polymethyl methacrylate thin film. Langmuir 26, 7651–7655.

19. Zhang, K., Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B. L., Wang, J. X. (2010): Hierarchical, multilayered cell walls reinforced by recycled silk cocoons enhance the structural integrity of honeybee combs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107, 9502- 9506.

20. Duan, H.L. (2010): Surface-enhanced cantilever sensors with nano-porous films. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica 23, 1-12.

21. Duan, H.L.*, Xue, Y.H. and Yi X. (2009): Vibration of cantilevers with rough surfaces. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica 22, 551-554. 
 
22. Yi, X. and Duan, H.L.* (2009): Surface stress induced by interactions of adsorbates and its effect on deformation and frequency of microcantilever sensors. J. Mech. Phys. Solids 57, 1254-1266.

23. Wang, Y., Weissmüller, J., Duan, H.L.* (2009): Tuning and monitoring of quantum dot growth by an in situ cantilever. Phys. Rev. B 79, 045401.

24. Weissmuller, J. and Duan, H.L. (2008): Cantilever bending with rough surfaces Phys. Rev. Lett., 101, 146102.

25. Duan, H.L., Wang, J and Karihaloo, B.L. (2008): Theory of elasticity at the nano-scale. Advances in Applied Mechanics 42, 1-63.

26. Duan, H.L.*, Weissmuller J. and Wang, Y. (2008): Instabilities of core-shell heterostructured cylinders due to diffusions and epitaxy: spheroidization and blossom of nanowires. J. Mech. Phys. Solids56, 1831-1851.

27. Duan, H.L., Yi, X., Huang, Z.P. and Wang, J. (2007): A unified scheme for prediction of effective moduli of multiphase composites with interface effects: Part I - theoretical framework. Mech. Mater. 39, 81-93.

28. Duan, H.L., Yi, X., Huang, Z.P. and Wang, J. (2007): A unified scheme for prediction of effective moduli of multiphase composites with interface effects: Part II - application and scaling laws. Mech. Mater. 39, 94-103.

29. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L. (2007): Effective conductivities of heterogeneous media containing imperfectly-bonded multiple inclusions. Phys. Rev. B 75, 064206.

30. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L. (2007): Thermo-elastic properties of heterogeneous materials with imperfect interfaces: Generalized Levin's formula and Hill's connections. J. Mech. Phys. Solids 55, 1036-1052.

31. Duan, H.L., Wang, J., Karihaloo, B.L. and Huang, Z.P. (2006): Nanoporous materials can be made stiffer than non-porous counterparts by surface modification. Acta Mater. 54, 2983-2990.

32. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L., Wang, J., and Yi, X. (2006): Effective conductivities of heterogeneous media containing multiple inclusions with various spatial distributions. Phys. Rev. B73, Art 174203.

33. Duan, H.L., Jiao, Y., Yi, X., Huang, Z.P. and Wang, J. (2006): Solutions of inhomogeneity problems with graded shells and application to core-shell nanoparticles and composites. J. Mech. Phys. Solids54, 1401-1425.

34. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L., Wang, J. and Yi, X. (2006): Strain distributions in nano-onions with uniform and non-uniform compositions. Nanotech. 17, 3380-3387.

35. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L., Wang, J. and Yi, X. (2006): Compatible composition profiles and critical sizes of alloyed quantum dots. Phys. Rev. B. 74, 195328.

36. Jing, G.Y., Duan, H.L., Sun, X. M., Zhang, Z.S., Xu, J., Li, Y.D., Wang, J. and Yu, D.P. (2006): Surface effects on elastic properties of silver nanowires: Contact atomic-force microscopy. Phys. Rev. B 73, 235409.

37. Wang, J., Duan, H.L. and Yi, X. (2006): Bounds on effective conductivities of heterogeneous media with graded constituents. Phys. Rev. B73, Art 104208.

38. Duan, H.L., Karihaloo, B.L., Yi, X. and Wang, J. (2006): Conductivities of heterogeneous media with graded anisotropic constituents. J. Appl. Phys. 100, 034906.

39. Wang, J., Duan, H.L., Huang, Z.P. and Karihaloo, B.L. (2006): A scaling law for properties of nano-structured materials. Proc. Roy. Soc. A 462, 1355-1363.

40. Duan, H.L., Wang, J., Huang, Z.P. and Karihaloo, B.L. (2005): Size-dependent effective elastic constants of solids containing nano-inhomogeneities with interface stress. J. Mech. Phys. Solids 53, 1574-1596.

41. Duan, H.L., Wang, J., Huang, Z.P. and Karihaloo, B.L. (2005): Eshelby formalism for nano-inhomogeneities. Proc. Roy. Soc. A 461, 3335-3353.

42. Duan, H.L., Wang, J., Huang, Z.P. and Zhong, Y. (2005): Stress fields of a spheroidal inhomogeneity with an interphase in an infinite medium under remote loadings. Proc. Roy. Soc. A 461, 1055-1080. 

43. Duan, H.L., Wang, J., Huang, Z.P. and Luo, Z.Y. (2005): Stress concentration tensors of inhomogeneities with interface effects. Mech. Mater. 37, 723-736.