Journal Publication

  1. Luo C.+, Zhang B.+, Zhang W., Yuan C., Dunn M.L., Ge Q.*, Yu K.*, “Chemomechanics of dual-stage reprocessable thermosets”, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids (Impact Factor: 4.255), 126, 168-186.
  2. Lim Y.V., Huang S., Wu Q., Zhang Y., Kong D., Wang Y., Xu T., Shi Y., Ge Q., Ang L.K., Yang H. Y., “Rhenium disulfide nanosheets/carbon composite as novel anodes for high-rate and long lifespan sodium-ion batteries”, Nano Energy (Impact Factor: 13.12), 2019, 30342-8.
  3. Hingorani H., Zhang Y.F., Zhang B., Serjouei A., Ge Q.*, “Modified commercial UV curable elastomers for passive 4D printing”, International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials, 2019, 1591540, 1-12.
  4. Akbari S.+*, Sakhaei A.H.+, Panjwani S.+, Kowsari K., Serjourei A., Ge Q.*, “Multimaterial 3D Printed Soft Actuators Powered by Shape Memory Alloy Wires”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical (Impact Factor: 2.538), 2019, 290, 177–189.
  5. Zhang B.+, Wang Zhang W.+, Zhang Z., Zhang Y., Hingorani H., Liu Z., Liu J., Ge Q.*, “Self-healing Four-Dimensional Printing with Ultraviolet Curable Double Network Shape Memory Polymer System”, ACS applied materials & interfaces (Impact Factor: 8.097), 2019, 11, 10328−10336.
  6. Xiong Y., Duong P.L.T., Wang D., Park S.I., Ge Q., Raghavan N., David W Rosen D.W.*, “Data-Driven Design Space Exploration and Exploitation for Design for Additive Manufacturing”, Journal of Mechanical Design-ASME, 2019, 1-46.
  7. Zhang B.+, Yuan C.+, Zhang W., Dunn M.L., Qi H.J., Liu Z., Yu K.*, Ge Q.*, “Recycling of vitrimer blends with tunable thermomechanical properties”, RSC Advances (Impact Factor: 2.936), 2019, 10, 5431-5437.
  8. Zhang Y.F.+, Zhang N.+, Hingorani H., Ding N., Wang D., Yuan C., Zhang B., Gu G.*, Ge Q.*, “Fast-Response, Stiffness-Tunable Soft Actuator by Hybrid Multimaterial 3D Printing”, Advanced Functional Materials (Frontispieces Image) (Impact Factor: 325), 2019, 1806698. This paper was reported by various scientific websites such as, Market Business News, Science Daily,, and many others.
  9. Sun L., Yu H., Wang D., Jiang J., Kim D., Kim H., Zheng S., Zhao M., Ge Q., Yang H.*, “Selective growth of monolayer semiconductors for diverse synaptic junctions”, 2D Materials (Impact Factor: 042), 2019, 6, 1.
  10. Kowsari K., Zhang B., Panjawani S., Chen Z., Hingorani H., Akbari S., Fang N.X., Ge Q.*, “Photopolymer formulation to minimize feature size, surface roughness, and stair-stepping in digital light processing-based three-dimensional printing”, Additive Manufacturing, 2018, 24, 627-638.
  11. Kowsari K., Akbari S., Wang D., Fang N.X., Ge Q.*, “High-Efficiency, High-Resolution Multimaterial Fabrication for Digital Light Processing Based Three-Dimensional Printing”, 3D Printing + Additive Manufacturing (Outside Front Cover) (Impact Factor: 2.304), 2018 5, 3, 185-193.
  12. Zhang B., Kowsari K., Serjouei A., Dunn M.L.*, Ge Q.*, “Reprocessable Thermosets for Sustainable Three-dimensional Printing”, Nature Communications (Impact Factor: 353), 2018, 9, 1831. This paper was reported by various scientific websites such as,, Science Daily,, and many others.
  13. Wang D., Li L., Serjouei A., Dong L., Weeger O., Gu G.*, Ge Q.*, “Controllable helical deformations on printed anisotropic composite soft actuators”, Applied Physics Letters (Impact Factor: 3.495), 2018, 112, 181905.
  14. Saeed Akbari S., Sakhaei A.H., Kowsari K., Yang B., Serjouei A., Zhang Y.F., Ge Q.*, “Enhanced Multimaterial 4D Printing with Active Hinges”, Smart Materials and Structures (Impact Factor: 963), 2018, 27, 065027.
  15. Zhang B.+, Li S.+, Hingorani H.+, Serjouei A., Larush L., Pawar A.A., Goh W.H., Sakhaei A.H., Hashimoto M., Kowsari K., Magdassi S.*, and Ge Q.*, “Highly Stretchable Hydrogels for UV Curing Based High-Resolution Multimaterial 3D Printing”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B (Outside Front Cover) (Impact Factor: 776), 2018, 6, 3246-3253.
  16. Ge L., Dong L., Wang D., Ge Q.*, and Gu G.*, “A digital light processing 3D printer for fast and high-precision fabrication of soft pneumatic actuators”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical (Impact Factor: 2.538), 2018, 273, 285-292.
  17. Du F.H., Ni Y., Wang Y., Wang D., Ge Q., Chen S., and Yang H.Y.*, “Green Fabrication of Silkworm Cocoon-like Silicon-Based Composite for High-Performance Li-Ion Batteries”, ACS Nano (Impact Factor: 13.942), 2017, 11(9), 8628–8635.
  18. Kong, Cheng C., Wang Y., Huang Z., Liu B., Lim Y.V., Ge Q., and Hui Ying Yang*, “Fe3O4 quantum dot decorated MoS2 nanosheet arrays on graphite paper as free-standing sodium-ion battery anodes”, Journal of Materials Chemistry A (Impact factor: 9.931), 2017, 5, 9122-9131.
  19. Patel D.K., Sakhaei A. H., Layani M., Zhang B., Ge Q.*, and Magdassi S.*, “Highly Stretchable and UV Curable Elastomers for Digital Light Processing Based 3D Printing”, Advanced Materials (Impact Factor: 21.950), 2017, 1606000. This paper was reported by various scientific websites such as,, Science Daily,, and many others.
  20. Ge Q.*, Serjouei A., Qi H.J.*, and Dunn M.L.*, “Thermomechanics of Printed Anisotropic Shape Memory Elastomeric Composites”, International Journal of Solids and Structures (Impact Factor: 2.760), 102–103, 2016 186–199.
  21. Wang Q.*, Jackson J.A., Ge Q., Hopkins J.B., Spadaccini C.M., and Fang N.X.*, “Lightweight Mechanical Metamaterials with Tunable Negative Thermal Expansion”, Physical Review Letters (Impact Factor: 8.462), 2016, 117, 175901. This paper has been selected as PRL Editor’s suggestion, highlighted on APS Physics Focus, Science, MIT news, USC news, and many others.
  22. Wang Y.,Kong D.,Shi W.,Liu B.,Sim G. J., Ge Q., and Yang H.Y.*, “Ice Templated Free-Standing Hierarchically WS2/CNT-rGO Aerogel for High-Performance Rechargeable Lithium and Sodium Ion Batteries”, Advanced Energy Materials (Impact Factor: 721), 2016, 1601057.
  23. Ge Q.*, Sakhaei A., Lee H., Dunn C.K., Fang N.X.*, Dunn M.L.*, “Multimaterial 4D Printing with Tailorable Shape Memory Polymers”, Scientific Reports (Impact Factor: 4.259), 2016, 6:31110. This paper has generated tweets in about 20 countries and more than 40 news articles (e.g. MIT news, Yahoo News, Science News, Tech Times and many others).
  24. Yu K., Ge Q., Qi H.J.*, “Effects of stretch induced softening to the free recovery behavior of shape memory polymer composites”, Polymer (Impact Factor: 636), 2014, 23, 5938-5947.
  25. Zheng X., Lee H., Weisgraber T.H., Shusteff M., Deotte J.R., Duoss E., Kuntz J.D, Biener M.M., Kucheyev S.O., Ge Q., Jackson J., Fang N.X.*, Spadaccini C.M.*, “Ultra-light, Ultra-stiff Mechanical Metamaterials”, Science (Impact Factor: 205), 2014, 20, 1373-1377. This paper was highlighted on Science Front Cover, and this week in Science and reported by, Science Daily, MRS Bulletin, 3Ders. org, MIT Technology Review, R&D Magazine, San Jose Mercury News, Materials Today.
  26. Ge Q.*, Dunn C.K., Qi H.J.*, and Dunn M.L.*, “Active Origami by 4D Printing”, Smart Materials and Structures (Impact Factor: 963), 2014, 23, 094007-15. Highlights of 2014. Most Cited Articles of 2014.
  27. Ge Q., Luo X., Iversen C.B., Mather P.T., Dunn M.L., and Qi H.J.*, “A Finite Deformation Thermomechanical Constitutive Model for Triple Shape Polymeric Composites Based on Dual Thermal Transitions”, International Journal of Solid and Structures (Impact Factor: 760), 2014, 51, 2777-2790.
  28. Yu K., Ge Q., and Qi H.J., “Reduced Time as a Unified Parameter Determining Fixity and Free Recovery of Shape Memory Polymers”, Nature Communication (Impact Factor: 353), 2014, 5, 3066.
  29. Ge Q., Qi H.J.*, and Dunn M.L.*, “Active Materials by Four-Dimension Printing”, Applied Physics Letters (Impact Factor: 3.495), 2013, 103: 131901. This paper has generated significant press (nearly 100 reports), including technology press (e.g., Design News, Physics News, Composites Today, and GizMag) and popular press (Denver Post, Seattle Times, and NPR), and it is the Top 10 most accessed articles in 2014.
  30. Ge Q., Yu K., Dunn M. L., Qi H.J.*, “Shape Memory Polymers: Mechanisms and Constitutive Models”, International Journal of Aerospace and Lightweight Structures, 2013, 3, 1.
  31. Ge Q., Westbrook K.K., Mather P.T., Dunn M.L., Qi H.J.*, “Thermomechanical behavior of a two-way shape memory composite actuator”, Smart Materials and Structures (Impact Factor: 963), 2013, 22, 055009.
  32. Ge Q., Luo, X., Iversen, C.B., Mather P., Dunn M.L., Qi H.J.*, “Mechanisms of Triple-Shape Polymeric Composites Featuring Dual Thermal Transitions”, Soft Matter (Impact Factor: 709), 2013, 9, 2212–2223.
  33. Ge Q., Yu, K., Ding, Y. and Qi, H.J.*, “Prediction of Temperature Dependent Free Recovery Behaviors of Amorphous Shape Memory Polymers”, Soft Matter (Impact Factor: 709), 2012, 8, 11098–11105.
  34. Ge Q., Luo X., Rodriguez E.D., Zhang X., Mather P.T., Dunn M.L*., Qi H.J.*, “Thermo-mechanical Behaviors of Shape Memory Elastomer Composites”, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids (Impact Factor: 4.255), 2012, 60(1): 67-83. One of the Top 25 papers published in 2012.
  35. Wang Z.+, Hansen C.+, Ge Q., Maruf S. H., Ahn D.U., Qi H.J., Ding Y.*, “Programmable, Pattern-Memorizing Polymer Surface”, Advanced Materials (Impact Factor: 950), 2011, 23, 3669-3673. Highlighted in Lab on A Chip, 2011, 11, 3937-3940.
  36. Westbrook K.K., Mather P.T., Parakh V., Dunn M.L., Ge Q., Lee B.M., Qi H.J.*, “Two-way reversible shape memory effects in a free-standing polymer composite”, Smart Materials and Structures (Impact Factor: 963), 2011, 20, 065010.
  37. Chen L.Y., Ge Q., Qu S., Jiang J.Z.*, “Stress-induced softening and hardening in a bulk metallic glass”, Scripta Materialia (Impact Factor: 747), 2008, 59: 1210-1213.
  38. Chen L.Y., Ge Q., Qu S., Jiang Q.K., Nie X.P., J.Z. Jiang*, “Achieving large macroscopic compressive plastic deformation and work-hardening-like behavior in a monolithic bulk metallic glass by tailoring stress distribution”, Applied Physics Letter (Impact Factor: 3.495), 2008, 92, 211905.

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Book Chapter

  1. Akbari, Zhang Y.F., Wang D., Ge Q.*, Chapter 14: “4D Printing and Its Biomedical Applications” in “3D and 4D Printing in Biomedical Applications: Process Engineering and Additive Manufacturing”, Wiley‐VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2018, 343-372.