Conference Presentations

2016NEW

K.Y.Zeng, Applying of SPM-based Techniques to Characterize Functional Properties of Oxide Materials (keynote lecture). The 4th International Symposium on Rare Earth Resource Utilization and The 7th International Symposium on Functional Materials, August 16-19, 2016, Changchun, China.

K.Y.Zeng, Applying of SPM-based Techniques to Characterize Functional Properties of Oxide Materials (keynote talk). 5th Advanced Functional Materials & Devices, 12-14 August, 2016, Suzhou, China.

K.Y.Zeng, In-Situ Study of Li-ions Diffusion and Deformation in Cathode Materials by using Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques (invited). International Union of Materials Research Societies - International Conference on Electronic Materials 2016 (IUMRS - ICEM 2016), Singapore. July 2016.

K.Y.Zeng, In Situ Study of Li-ions Diffusion and Deformation in Li-Rich Cathode Materials by using Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques (invited)2016 MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, March 2016. 

K.Y.Zeng, Electromechanical Coupling of the Seashell studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques. 2016 MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, April 2016.

2015


T.Li, B.H.Song, L.Lu, K.Y.Zeng, Ionic Reaction and Diffusion in a Single Particle of Li-rich Layered Cathode Revealed by Electrochemical Strain Microscopy Spectroscopy Technique. ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), International Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

H.L.Wang, K.Y.Zeng, 3-D Domain Structures in Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3-x - PbTiO3 (PZN-xPT) Single Crystals Studied by Piezoresponse Force Microscopy, ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

W,H. Lu, K.Y.Zeng, Study Electrochemical Phenomena and Resistive Switching Behavior of TiO2 in Various Atmospheres. ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

Y.Sun, X.L.Zhou, F.X.Li, Nanoscale Mechanical/Electromechanical Mapping of Porcine Cortical Bone using Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy and Piezoresponse Force Microscopy. ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

J.X.Xiao, W.L.Ong, Z.M.Guo, G.W.Ho, K.Y.Zeng, Localized Conductivity and Polarization switching Behavior of Undoped Zinc Oxide Nanorods Grown by Hydrothermal Method, ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

J.X.Xiao, S.Chandrika, L.M.Wong, S.J.Wang, K.Y.Zeng, The Correlations between the Resistive Switching and ELectromecahnical BEhaviors in Different Nickel Oxide Thin Films with Deposited Oxygen Partial Pressure studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques. ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

S.Yang, B.G.Yan, L.Lu, K.Y.Zeng, Local Probing of Li-ions Movements in Li-rich Cathode by Electrochemical Strain Microscopy. ISAF-ISIF-PFM 2015 (IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectric (ISAF), INternational Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop (PFM)), Singapore, May 2015.

K.Y.Zeng, Ultrastructure and high resolution mapping of stiffness and electromechanical coupling in collagen fibers from wild-type and osteogenesis imperfecta murine (invited), EMN Meeting on Biomaterials, Beijing, China, April 2015.

T.Li, DC Voltage Stimulated Behaviors of Single Particle of Li-rich Layered Cathode using Scanning Probe Microscopy (invited), 2015 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April, 2015.

S.Yang, B.G.Yan, K.Y.Zeng, L.Lu, In-situ Characterization of Li-rich Cathode Materials by using Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques. 2015 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 2015.  



2014
 
K.Y.Zeng, Deformation and Electrical Characterizations of Individual Li-rich Layered Oxide Nanoparticles for Cathode Materials using Advanced Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques (invited), Forum of Energy Storage and Conversion Materials, Shanghai University, Dec. 15, 2014.
 
K.Y.Zeng, In-situ Characterization of Li-ion Battery Materials by using Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques (invited)6th International Symposium on Functional Materials, August 4-7, 2014, Singapore.
 
W.H.Lu, K.Y.Zeng, Characterization of Mechanisms of Resistive Switching in TiO2 Film by  using Advanced Scanning Probe Microscopy Technique. August 4-7, 2014, Singapore.
 
K.Y.Zeng, Deformation and Electrical Characterizations of Individual Li-rich Layered Particles for Cathode Materials using Scanning Probe Microscopy (invited). First International Sympsium on Energy Challenges & Mechanics, 8-10 July, 2014, Aberden, Scotland, UK.
 
Tao Li, Bohang Song, Li Lu, Kaiyang Zeng, Deformation and Electrical Characterizations of Individual Li-rich Layered Particles for Cathode Materials using Scanning Probe Microscopy, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 22, 2014.
 
Shan Yang, Binggong Yan, Li Lu, Kaiyang Zeng, In-situ Characterization of Li-rich Cathode Materials by using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy Technique, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 22, 2014.
 
Juanxiu Xiao, Kaiyang Zeng, Lai Mun Wong, Shijie Wang, Characteristics and Mechanisms of Resistive Switching Behavior in Zinc Oxide Thin Film studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 22, 2014.
 
Zhen Fan, Huajun Liu, Juanxiu Xiao, Ping Yang, Qingqing Ke, Wei Ji, Kui Yao, Khuong P. Ong, Kaiyang Zeng, John Wang, Colossal Switchable Polarization in BiFe0.6Ga0.4O3 Thin Film, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 24, 2014.
 
Shan Yang, Kaiyang Zeng, Yiqiu Li, Chilin Li, Xiangxin Guo, In-situ Characterization of Solid Electrolyte by using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy Technique, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, April 24, 2014.
 

2013
 
K.Y.Zeng, Electrochemical Strain Microscopy (ESM) Mapping of Electrode Properties in Li-ion All Solid State Battery (invited). The 8th Pacifit Rim International Congress on Advanced Materials and Processing, 4 - 9, August, 2013, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA.
 
K.Y.Zeng, Nanoscale Biopiezoelectric and Bioferroelectric Properties of Mollusk Shells studied by Scanning Probe MIcroscopy Techniques (invited).  2013 International Tutorial Workshop on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy and Nanoscale Electromechanics of Polar Materials, 6-8 July, 2013, Nanjing, China. 
 
A.Kumar and K.Y.Zeng, Resistive Switching and Polarization Switching in Undoped ZnO Thin Films (invited).  7th International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2013), July 1 - July 5, 2013. Symposium F: Nanoscle Electromechanical Phenomena in Advanced Materials for Energy and Biological Applications, Singapore, July 5, 2013.
J.Zhu and K.Y.Zeng, Localized Electrochemical Phenomena in All-Solid-State Thin Film Lithium Ion MIcrobatteries by Scanning Probe Microscopy (invited). 7th International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2013), July 1 - July 5, 2013. Symposium F: Nanoscle Electromechanical Phenomena in Advanced Materials for Energy and Biological Applications, Singapore, July 4, 2013.
 
T.Li and K.Y.Zeng, Nanoscale Biopiezoelectricity and Bioferroelectricity of Seashells by PFM, 7th International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2013), July 1 - July 5, 2013. Symposium F: Nanoscle Electromechanical Phenomena in Advanced Materials for Energy and Biological Applications, Singapore, July 3, 2013.
 
J.X. Xiao and K.Y.Zeng, Characterization of Ferroelectric-like Behavior of Cu-doped ZnO film by Switching Spectroscopy Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Technique, 7th International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2013), July 1 - July 5, 2013. Symposium F: Nanoscle Electromechanical Phenomena in Advanced Materials for Energy and Biological Applications, Singapore, July 2, 2013.
 

2012
 
K.Y.Zeng, In-situ Scnning Probe Microscopy Studies of Electrode Properties in All-Solid-State Li-ion Rechargeable Battery. Workshop on Energy Conversion, Dec. 17-21th, 2012, Guangxi, China.
 
A.Kumar, Q.Q.Ke, J.Wang, K.Y.Zeng, Enhanced polarization observed in Mg and La cosubstituted BiFeO3 thin film measured by scanning probe microscopy. The 6th International Conference on Tevhnological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings (Thin Film2012), Singapore, June 16, 2012.

J.Zhu, K.Y.Zeng, L Lu, Effects of electrical cycling on morphology, nanomechancial and interfacial reliability of electrode materials in thin film lithium ion microbatteries (invited). The 6th International Conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings (ThinFilms2012), Singapore, June 16, 2012. 

T.Li, K.Y.Zeng, Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Behavior of Seashells. ISAF ECAPD PFM 2012, Aveiro, Portugal, July 11, 2012.
 
K.Zeng, J.Zhu, L.Lu, Mapping ionic currents and reactivity in Li-ion rechargeable battery by Electrochemical Strain MIcroscopy (ESM) (invited). The 7th International Conference on Advanced Materials Processing, Taipei, Taiwan, June 26, 2012. 
 
J. Zhu, L. Lu, K. Zeng, In-situ Study on Cyclic Changes of Topography, Phase and Volume of TiO2 Anode in All-Solid-state Thin Film Li-ion Microbattery by Biased Scanning Probe Microscopy, 2012 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco,  USA, April 10, 2012.
 
J.Zhu, K.Y.Zeng, L. Lu, In Situ Study on Cyclic Changes of Topography, Phase and Volume of TiOAnode in All-Solid-State Thin Film Li-ion Microbattery by Biased Scanning Probe Microscopy (invited). 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting, Division of Fuel Chemistry, Nanotechnology for a Sustainanle Energy, March 26, 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 
 

2011
 
A.Kumar, M.F.Wong, T.S.Herng, J.Ding, K.Y.Zeng, Ferromagnetic and Ferroelectric Properties of Copper-doped Zinc Oxide studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), June 26 - July 1, 2011. Symposium A: Nanostructured Oxides, Interfaces, Heterostructures and Devices, Singapore, June 29, 2011.
 
J.Zhu, K.Y.Zeng and L.Lu, Cycling Effects on Interfacial Reliability of LiMn2O4 Cathode Film in Thin Film Lithium Ion Batteries, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), June 26 - July 1, 2011, Symposium N: Advanced Materials for Energy Storage Systems - From Fundamentals to Applications, Singapore, June 29, 2011. 
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, L.Y. Choo, T.J.Cong, K.Vaidyanathan, K.Y.Zeng, Mechanical Behavior of Interconnect Materials at Device Scale, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), June 26 - July 1, 2011, Symposium W: Reliability and Variability of Emerging Devices for Future Technologies and ULSI Circiuts and Systems, Singapore, June 30, 2011. 
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, N.S.Vasarla, K.Y.Zeng, K.Vaidyanathan, Influence of Solder Volume and Aging Conditions on Diffusion Kinetics and Mechanical Properties of IMCs Sn/Cu Microbump Solder Joints, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), June 26 - July 1, 2011, Symposium V: 3D TSV Process and Design Challenges, Singapore, July 1, 2011.
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, T.J.Cong, K.Vaidyanathan, K.Y.Zeng, Analysis of Indentation Creep Behavior of Lead-free Solder Joints in Advanced Microelectronic Packaging Applications, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), June 26 - July 1, 2011, Symposium W: Reliability and Variability of Emerging Devices for Future Technologies and ULSI Circiuts and Systems, Singapore, July 1, 2011. 
 
A.Kumar and K.Y.Zeng, Effect on the Properties of Multiferroic BiFeO3 Thin Film under the Mechanical Stress and Magnetic Field, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2011), Symposium A: Nanostructured Oxides, Interfaces, Heterostructures and Devices, Singapore, July 1, 2011. 
  
A. Kumar, K.Y.Zeng, T.S Herng, J.Ding, Charge Storage Possibilities in Zinc Oxide Thin Films Studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy. 2nd Int'l Workshop on SPM for Energy Applications, June 8-10, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany, June 9, 2011.  
 
J. Zhu et al, Cycling effects on surface morphology and interfacial reliability of RuO2 anode in thin film lithium ion batteries. E-MRS 2011 SPRING MEETING & E-MRS/MRS BILATERAL CONFERENCE on ENERGY, Nice, France, May 12, 2011.
 
Tao Li and Kaiyang Zeng, Electromechanical Coupling of Abalone Shell studied by Scanning Probe Microscopy. 2011 MRS Spring Meeting, Symposium Z: Nanoscale Electromechanics of Inorganic, Macromolecular and Biological Systems, San Francisco, USA, April 27, 2011.
 
Kaiyang Zeng, Mengfei Wong, Tun Seng Herng, Amit Kumar, and Jun Ding, Nanoscale Ferroelectric, Magnetic and Surface Potential Behavior of Multiferroic Copper-doped ZnO using Scanning Probe Microscopy Technique, 2011 MRS SPring Meeting, Symposium WW: Multiferroic, Ferroelectric and Functional Materials, Interfaces and Heterostructures, San Francisco, USA, April 28, 2011.
 
 
2010
 
Tao Li and Kaiyang Zeng, Electrical-mechanical Coupling Effects of the Green Abalone and Clam Shells. 6th World Congreee of Biomechanics, Track 1.1: Biomechanics & Biomimetics, Singapore, 3 August, 2010.
 
Amit Kumar and Kaiyang Zeng, Coupling of electric, magnetic and mechanical effects in multiferroic BiFeO3 thin films. The 6th International Conference on Advanced Materials Processing, Lijiang, Yunnan, China, July 22, 2010. (Invited).
 
Jing Zhu, Kaiyang Zeng and Li Lu, Effects of electrical cycling on interfacial properties of RuO2 anode film in lithium ion microbatteries. The 5th International Conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings (ThinFilms2010), Harbin, China, July 13, 2010.
 
M.F.Wong and K.Y.Zeng, Nanoscale domains and preferred cracking planes in PZN-PT single crystals studied by fractography, Electronic Materials and Applications 2010 (EMA2010), S8: The Future of Electonic Ceramics: A New Investigator Symposium, Orlando, Florida, USA, Jan. 20, 2010.
 
M.F.Wong and K.Y.Zeng, Domain characterization of PZN-PT single crystals using Scanning Electron Acoustic Microscopy and Piezoresponse Force Microscopy, Electronic Materials and Applications 2010 (EMA2010), S2: Symposium on Advanced Dielectric, Piezoelectric, and Ferroic Materials, and Emerging Fields in Electronics, Orlando, Florida, USA, Jan. 21, 2010. 
 
 
2009
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, K.M. Kumar, K.Y. Zeng, A.A.O. Tay, V. Kripesh, Effect of Strain Rate and Temperature on Tensile Flow Behavior of SnAgCu Nanocomposite Solders, 11th Electronic Packaging Technology Conference (EPTC2009), Singapore, Dec.10, 2009. 
 
K.B.Yeap and K.Y. Zeng, Determination of Interfacial Mechanical and Time-dependent Properties of Low-k Films by Wedge Indentation Method, Advanced Materials Workshop 2009, Cottbus, Germany.
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, J.Q.Weng, L.Shen, T.K.Lee and K.Y.Zeng, Effect of Surface Finishes on Growth Kinetics and Mechanical Properties of Intermetallic Compounds (IMC) in Lead Free Solder Joints, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 3, 2009.
 
Kong Boon Yeap, K.Y.Zeng, and D.Z.Chi, Determination of Interfacial Mechanical Properties of Low-k Films by wedge Indentation Method, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 3, 2009.
 
Jing Zhu, K.Y.Zeng, and L.Lu, Preparation, Mechanical and Electrochemical Properties of Sputtered RuO2 Anode Thin Film for Lithium Ion Batteries, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 2, 2009.
 
Sheau Hooi Lim, K.Y.Zeng and C.B.He, Mechanical Properties of Epoxy/Al2O3 Filler Nanocomposites, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 2, 2009.
 
Meng Fei Wong and K.Y.Zeng, Mechanical Properties and Domain Structures of Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3 Single Crystals using Nanoindentation and Piezoresponse Force Microscopy. International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 2, 2009.
 
Amit Kumar and K.Y.Zeng, Alternative Methods to extraxt the Hardness and Elastic Modulus of Thin Films from Nanoindentation Load-Displacement Data, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, July 1, 2009.
 
B.S.S.Chandra Rao, K.M.Kumar, P.Niranjani, K.Y.Zeng, and V.Kripesh, Analysis of Indentation Creep of Lead Free Composite Solders, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, June 30, 2009.
 
L.Chen and K.Y.Zeng: Determination of the Interfacial Adhesion Properties by Wedge Indentation: Finite Element Simulation and Experiments, International Conference on Materials For Advanced Technology (ICMAT 2009), Symposium U: Mechanical Behavior of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems, Singapore, June 29, 2009.
 
K.B.Yeap, L.Chen, K.Y.Zeng and D.Chi: A Simple Method to Quantify Interfacial Mechanical Properties of Low-k/Si: Wedge Indentation Technique, MRS 2009 Spring Meeting, San Francisco, U.S., Apr. 13-17, 2009.
 

2008

K.Y.Zeng,
 K.B.Yeap and D.Z.Chi: Determination of Interface Adhesion of Low-k Films on Si Substrate using Wedge Indentation Experiments, International Union of Materials Research Society (IUMRS) International Conference on Electronic Materials (ICEM 2008), Sydney, Australia, July 28 - Aug. 1, 2008 
(Invited).

 A. Kumar, and K.Y.Zeng: An alternative method to calculate the hardness of thin films from nanoindentation data, 4th International conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings (ThinFilms2008), Singapore, July 13-16, 2008.
 
M.F.Wong, and K.Y.Zeng: Deformation Behavior of PZN-6%PT during Nanoindentation, 20th International Symposium on Integrated Ferroelectrics (ISIF 2008), Singapore, Jun. 9-12, 2008.

K.B.Yeap, K.Y.Zeng, and D.Z.Chi: Determination of Interface Adhesion of Low-k Films on Si Substrate using Wedge Indentation Experiments, The 8th International Conference on Fundamantals of Fracture (ICFF VIII), Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China, Jan. 3-7, 2008.
 

2007
 
S.H.Lim, K.Y.Zeng, L.Chen, C.B.He and K.Wang: Mechanical Properties of Epoxy Composite with Al2O3 Fillers, 16th International Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM XVI, 2007), Singapore, Dec. 17-19, 2007.
 

2006
 
K.B.Yeap, K.Y.Zeng, L.Shen and D.Chi: Determining the Interfacial Properties of Low-k Film by Wedge Nanoindentation, Materials Tri-Conference: The 3rd International COnferences on Technological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings (ThinFilms2006), Singapore, Dec. 2006.

K.Y.Zeng
, Y.Pang, and L.-C.Lim: Deformation, Cracking and Fracture Behavior of Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3 Single Crystal, Asian Pacific Conference for Fracture and Strength 2006, Sanya, China, Nov. 22-25, 2006 (Invited). 
 
 

2005
 
K.Y.Zeng: Characterizating Mechanical Properties of Thin Films by Nanoindentation Techniques, The 4th China International Conference on High-Performance Ceramics, Chengdu, China, Oct 23-26, 2005 (Invited).
 
K.Y.Zeng, H.Y.Jiang and Y.W.Zhang: Characterization of Interfacial Properties of Thin Film/Substrates by using Wedge Indentation Technique, 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies and 9th International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICMAT-ICAM 2005), Singapore, July 3-8. 2005.
 
M.K.Katta, K.Y.Zeng, A.A.O.Tay, V.Kripesh and L.Shen: Nanoindentation Study of Zn-based Pb Free Solders used in Fine Pitch Interconnect Applications, 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies and 9th International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICMAT-ICAM 2005), Singapore, July 3-8. 2005.
  
C.Y.Zhang, Y.W.Zhang and K.Y.Zeng: Theoretic Analysis of the Long-time Viscoelastic Behaviors of Polymers under Flat-ended Punch Indentation, 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies and 9th International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICMAT-ICAM 2005), Singapore, July 3-8. 2005.
 
K.Y.Zeng and Y.W.Zhang: Indentation Creep of Polymeric Materials: Experimental and Analysis, 11th International Conference on Fracture (ICF 11), Turin, Italy, March 20-25, 2005 (Invited).
  
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