Composites Research Group

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Fang Xu

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering



Dr Fang Xu is part of the Advanced Materials Research Group.

Selected Publications

· Production and characterisation of advanced nanomaterials and fabrication of related nanocomposites

· Properties (mechanical, tribological and thermal) studies of nanomaterials using dedicate techniques.

· Various TEM sample preparation techniques and hand-on characterisation skills

· Nanocomposite thin film/coating preparation using techniques such as CVD, PVD and electroless plating etc., and surface morphological and compositional characterisation by multi- advanced techniques

Future Research

I welcome enquiries from potential PhD candidates from Home, EU and international countries who are interested in the following research areas: nanostructures, nanocomposites, polymer composites, thermal management, power electronic packaging, tribology, metal composites.

Composites Research Group

Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG9 5HR

contact: Prof Nick Warrior