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Dr Yiwei Sun
BSc, PhD


All Publications



    • Sun Y, Passaretti P, Hernandez I, Gonzalez J, Liu W, Rodriguez F, Dunstan DJ, Goldberg Oppenheimer P and Humphreys CJ (2020). "Nanomechanics of graphene oxide-bacteriophage based self-assembled porous composites." Springer Science and Business Media Llc  Scientific Reports  vol. 10, (1)
    • Passaretti P, Sun Y, Dafforn TR and Oppenheimer PG (2020). "Determination and characterisation of the surface charge properties of the bacteriophage M13 to assist bio-nanoengineering." Rsc Advances  vol. 10, (42) 25385-25392.
    • Sun Y, Holec D, Gehringer D, Fenwick O, Dunstan D and Humphreys C (2020). "Unexpected softness of bilayer graphene and softening of A-A stacked graphene layers." American Physical Society  Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics  vol. 101,


    • Sun YW, Liu W, Hernandez I, Gonzalez J, Rodriguez F, Dunstan DJ and Humphreys C (2019). "3D strain in 2D materials: to what extent is monolayer graphene graphite?" American Physical Society  Physical Review Letters  vol. 123, 135501-135501.
    • Luo H, Papaioannou N, Salvadori E, Roessler M, Ploenes G, van Eck ERH, Tanase L, Feng J, Sun Y, Yang Y, Danaie M, Sobrido ABJ, Sapelkin A, Durrant J, Dimitrov SD and Titirici M-M (2019). "Manipulating the optical properties of carbon dots via fine tuning their structural features." Chemsuschem 
    • Passaretti P, Sun Y, Khan I, Chan K, Sabo R, White H, Dafforn TR and Oppenheimer PG (2019). "Multifunctional graphene oxide-bacteriophage based porous three-dimensional micro-nanocomposites." Royal Society of Chemistry  Nanoscale  vol. 11, (28) 13318-13329.
    • Qadir A, Sun YW, Liu W, Oppenheimer PG, Xu Y, Humphreys CJ and Dunstan DJ (2019). "Effect of humidity on the interlayer interaction of bilayer graphene." Physical Review B  vol. 99, (4)


    • DUNSTAN DJ, SUN Y, Holec D and Xu Y (2018). "Graphite Under Compression: Shift of Layer Breathing and Shear Modes Frequencies with Interlayer Spacing." Iop Publishing  Journal of Physics Communications  vol. 2, (4)
    • Guo H, Li L, Liu W, Sun Y, Xu L, Ali A, Liu Y, Wu C, Shehzad K, Yin W-Y and Xu Y (2018). "All-Two-Dimensional-Material Hot Electron Transistor." Ieee Electron Device Letters  vol. 39, (4) 634-637.


    • Torres-Dias AC, Cerqueira TFT, Cui W, Marques MAL, Botti S, Machon D, Hartmann MA, Sun Y, Dunstan DJ and San-Miguel A (2017). "From mesoscale to nanoscale mechanics in single-wall carbon nanotubes." Elsevier  Carbon 
    • Zhou H, Lin X, Guo H, Lin S, Sun Y and Xu Y (2017). "Ab initio electronic transport study of two-dimensional silicon carbide-based p–n junctions." Journal of Semiconductors  vol. 38, (3) 033002-033002.


    • Sun YW, Hernández I, González J, Scott K, Donovan KJ, Sapelkin A, Rodríguez F and Dunstan DJ (2016). "Significance of bundling effects on carbon nanotubes' response to hydrostatic compression." Journal of Physical Chemistry C  vol. 120, (3) 1863-1870.
    • Sun Y and Dunstan DJ (2016). "Carbon Nanotubes Under Pressure." Cism International Centre For Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures 


    • Sun YW, Holec D and Dunstan DJ (2015). "Graphite under uniaxial compression along the c axis: A parameter to relate out-of-plane strain to in-plane phonon frequency." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics  vol. 92, (9)


    • Sun YW, Hernández I, Ghandour AJ, Rice C, Crowe IF, Halsall MP, Sapelkin A, Gonzalez J, Rodriguez F and Dunstan DJ (2014). "Resonance Raman spectroscopy of carbon nanotubes: Pressure effects on G-mode." High Pressure Research  vol. 34, (2) 191-197.


    • Sun YW, Dunstan DJ, Hartmann MA and Holec D (2013). "Nanomechanics of Carbon Nanotubes." Pamm  vol. 13, (1) 7-10.
    • Ghandour AJ, Crowe IF, Proctor JE, Sun YW, Halsall MP, Hernandez I, Sapelkin A and Dunstan DJ (2013). "Pressure coefficients of Raman modes of carbon nanotubes resolved by chirality: Environmental effect on graphene sheet." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics  vol. 87, (8)


    • Zhong Z, Zhou T, SUN Y and Lin J (2011). "A Feasible Routine for Large-Scale Nanopatterning via Nanosphere Lithography." Recent Advances in Nanofabrication Techniques and Applications , Editors: Cui B.