Assoc. Prof. Nan Zhang
Haihe education park, Tongyan Rd. No. 38, 300350, Tianjin, China
2000/9 - 2004/7，Nankai University，bachelor degree；2004/9 - 2009/6，Nankai University，Optical Engineering，Doctor degree. The research interests include the ultrafast dynamics of the ionization and ablation induced by ultrashort laser pulses and the related applications. More than 50 peer-reviewed papers are published in SCI-indexed journals such as Physical Review Letters、Optics Letters、Optics Express etc. The total citations are 670, and H-index is 13.
2009.7-2013.5, Nankai University, Institute of Modern Optics, lecturer；
2013.6-present, Nankai University, Institute of Modern Optics, associate professor；
2018.7-2019.8, Chinese University of Hong Kong，Visiting Scholar.
Major scientific interests:
Femtosecond laser ablation，femtosecond laser micro-/nano-machining
PI of National Nature Science Foundation of China, 2011(Grant No. 11004111; RMB￥230,000) – completed in 12/2013
PI of the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, 2011(RMB￥150,000) – completed in 12/2013
PI of the Specialized Research Fund for the Doctoral Program of Higher Education of China, 2011 (Grant No. 20100031120034; RMB￥36,000) – completed in 12/2013
PI of Natural Science Foundation of Tianjin City, 2015 (Grant No. 16JCQNJC01900; RMB￥60,000)-completed in 03/2019
Main participator of National Key R&D Program of China, 2018 (Grant No. 2018YFB0504400)-ongoing
 Qiang Su, Weiwei Liu, Dan Lu, Pengfei Qi, Olga Kosareva and Nan Zhang,“Influence of the tilting angle of a BBO crystal on the terahertz radiation produced by a dual-color femtosecond laser”，IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology 9, 669, 2019.
 Q. Liu, N. Zhang, J. Yang, H. Qiao, and C. Guo, “Direct fabricating large-area nanotriangle structure arrays on tungsten surface by nonlinear lithography of two femtosecond laser beams,” Optics Express 26, 11718-11727, 2018.
 Y. Lei, N. Zhang, J. Yang, and C. Guo, “Femtosecond laser eraser for controllable removing periodic microstructures on Fe-based metallic glass surfaces,” Optics Express 26, 5102-5110, 2018.
 H. Wu, T. Zhou, N. Zhang, and X. Zhu, “Assessments of the relation between the degree of order of the ultrafast laser deposited carbon film and the features of the Raman spectrum’s D band,” Surface and Coatings Technology311, 55-62, 2017.
 P. Feng, N. Zhang, H. Wu, and X. Zhu, “Effect of ambient air on femtosecond laser ablation of highly oriented pyrolytic graphite,” Optics Letters40, 17-20, 2015.
 H. Wu, N. Zhang, and X. Zhu, “Investigation of the particle size distribution of the ejected material generated during the single femtosecond laser pulse ablation of aluminum,” Applied Surface Science 317, 167-171, 2014.
 N. Zhang, Z. Wu, K. Xu, and X. Zhu, “Characteristics of micro air plasma produced by double femtosecond laser pulses,” Optics Express, 20, 2528-2538, 2012.
 N. Zhang, W. Wang, X. Zhu, J. Liu, K. Xu, P. Huang, J. Zhao, R. Li, and M. Wang, “Investigation of ultrashort pulse laser ablation of solid targets by measuring the ablation-generated momentum using a torsion pendulum,” Optics Express, 19, 8870-8878, 2011.
 Z. Wu, X. Zhu, and N. Zhang, “Time-resolved shadowgraphic study of femtosecond laser ablation of aluminum under different ambient air pressures,” Journal of Applied Physics 109 053113, 2011.
 Zhang Nan, Zhu Xiaonong, Yang Jianjun, Wang Xiaolei, Wang Mingwei. Time-resolved shadowgraphs of material ejection in intense femtosecond laser ablation of aluminum. Phys. Rev. Lett., 2007, 99(16): 167602(1~4)