Published Books (Book Chapters):

  1. Ng T.Y., Joshi S.C., Yeo J.J. and Liu Z.S. (2016) Effects of Nano Porosity on the Mechanical Properties and Applications of Aerogels in Composite Structures, Advances in Nanocomposites, Springer. ISBN: 978-3-319-31660-4.

  2. Zishun Liu, Teng Yong Ng and Xiqiao Feng, Proceedings of Frontiers in Applied Mechanics, Research Publishing, (2015), Singapore. ISBN 9-789810-962784.

  3. Zishun Liu, Frontiers in Applied Mechanics, Imperial College Press, 2014 UK, Singapore. ISBN 978-1-78326-683-8.

Published Papers:


  1. Aphinyan S. Ang Elisa Y.M., Yeo, J.J., Ng, T.Y., Lin, R.M., Liu, Z.S., Rangaswamy G. K. (2019), Many-Body Dissipative Particle Dynamics Simulations of Nano-Droplet Formation in 3D Nano-Inkjet Printing, Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, (Accepted).

  2. Xie Cihang, Ying Wu and Liu Z.S., (2019), Stress Fields and Effective Modulus of Piezoelectric Fiber Composite with Arbitrary Shaped Inclusion under In-plane Mechanical and Anti-plane Electric Loadings, Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids, DOI: 10.1177/1081286519840685.

  3. Zheng S.J., Li Z.Q. and Liu Z.S., (2019), The Inhomogeneous Diffusion of Chemically Crosslinked Polyacrylamide Hydrogel Based on Poroviscosity Theory, Science China Technological Sciences, DOI: 10.1007/s11431-018-9472-2.

  4. Xu S and Liu Z.S., (2019), A nonequilibrium thermodynamics approach to the transient properties of hydrogels, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 127, 94-110. DOI 10.1016/j.jmps.2019.03.008.

  5. Rangaswamy G. K., Ang Elisa Y.M., Yeo, J.J., Lin R.M., NG T.Y., and Liu Z.S., (2019), Carbon Nanotube Arrays as Multilayer Transverse Flow Carbon Nanotube Membrane for Efficient Desalination, Journal of Membrane Science, V581, 383-392.

  6. Wang Y., Lei J.C. and Liu Z.S., (2019), Molecular Dynamics Study on the Anisotropic Poisson’s Ratio of the Graphene, Diamond and Related Materials, Vol.93, 66-74. 10.1016/j.diamond.2019.01.026.

  7. Liu R.X., McGinty S., Cui F.S., Luo X.Y., Liu Z.S., (2019), Modelling and Simulation of the Expansion of a Shape Memory Polymer Stent, Engineering Computations, DOI 10.1108/EC-10-2018-0462.

  8. Liu R.X., Li Y.X. and Liu Z.S., (2019), Experimental study on thermo-mechanical behavior of a thermosetting shape memory polymer, Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials, Vol.23. DOI: 10.1007/s11043-018-9377-0.

  9. Pan Z.Z., Huang R. and Liu Z.S., (2019), Prediction of the thermomechanical behavior of particle reinforced shape memory polymers, Polymer Composites. 40(1), 353-363. DOI: 10.1002/pc.24658.

  10. Zhou Y., Hu J.Y. and Liu Z.S., (2019), Deformation Behavior of Fiber-Reinforced Hydrogel Structures, International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, Vol.19, No.3, 1950032. DOI: 10.1142/S0219455419500329.

  11. Ang Elisa Y. M., Ng T.Y., Liu Z.S. Lin R.M., Yeo J.J. and Rangaswamy K. (2019), Effects of Oscillating Pressure on Desalination Performance of Transverse Flow CNT Membrane, Desalination, Vol.451 35-44. DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2018.03.029.


  1. Pan Z. Z., Zhou Y., Zhang N. and Liu Z.S. (2018), A modified phase-based constitutive model for shape memory polymers. Polymer International, Vol.67 (12), 1677-1683. DOI: 10.1002/pi.5698. [pdf]

  2. Xu S., Cai S.Q. and Liu Z.S., (2018), Thermal Conductivity of Polyacrylamide Hydrogel at Nanoscale, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol.10(42), 36352-36360. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b09891.

  3. Li Y.X., Liu R. X. and Liu Z.S. (2018), The Dynamic Behaviors of a Shape Memory Polymer Membrane. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, Vol.31 (5), 635-651. DOI: 10.1007/s10338-018-0042-6. [pdf]

  4. Zhang N., Pan Z. Z., Lei J. C. and Liu Z.S. (2018), Effects of temperature on the fracture and fatigue damage of temperature sensitive hydrogels. RSC Advances, 8, 31048-31054. DOI: 10.1039/C8RA06518G. [pdf]

  5. Bai, L.C., Sun P.P., Liu B., Liu Z.S. and Zhou K., (2018), Mechanical behaviors of T-carbon: A molecular dynamics study, RSC Advances, Vol.138, 357-362.

  6. He Y.H., Zhou Y., Liu Z.S. and Liew K.M., (2018), Buckling and pattern transformation of modified periodic lattice structures. Extreme Mechanics Letters, Vol.22, 112–121, DOI: 10.1016/j.eml.2018.05.011. [pdf]

  7. Pan Z.Z. and Liu Z.S., (2018), A novel fractional viscoelastic constitutive model for shape memory polymers, The Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, Vol.56, 1125–1134. DOI: 10.1002/polb.20180157.

  8. Xie C.H., Wu Y. and Liu Z.S., (2018), Modeling and active vibration control of lattice grid beam with piezoelectric fiber composite using fractional order PDμ algorithm, Composite Structures, Vol.198, 126–134.

  9. Lei J.C. and Liu Z.S., (2018), A novel model for the mechanical properties of silica aerogels, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol.123, 025102, DOI: 10.1063/1.5028479.

  10. Wang Y. R., Huang R. and Liu Z.S. (2018), Using Structural Intensity Approach to Characterize Vibro-acoustic Behavior of the Cylindrical Shell Structure. Coupled Systems Mechanics, 7(3), 297-319. DOI: 10.12989/csm.2018.7.3.297.

  11. Li Y.X. and Liu Z.S., (2018), A Novel Constitutive Model of Shape Memory Polymers Combining Phase Transition and Viscoelasticity, Polymer, Vol.143, 298-308. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2018.04.026.

  12. Ang Elisa Y. M., Ng T.Y., Lin R.M., Yeo J.J., Liu Z.S. and Rangaswamy K., (2018), Effects of CNT size on desalination performance of outer-wall CNT slit membrane, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol.20 (20), 13896-13902, DOI: 10.1039/C8CP01191E.

  13. Zhang N., Zheng S.J., Pan Z.Z. and Liu Z.S., (2018), Phase Transition Effects on Mechanical Properties of NIPA Hydrogel, Polymers, Vol.10 (4), 358.

  14. Liu Z., Ng T.Y. and Liu Z.S.,(2018), Preface: Advances in computational aerospace materials science and engineerin, Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, Vol.7(1) 1802001

  15. Du X.Y., Huang R. and Liu Z.S. (2018), Vibration Control for Slotted Plate Using Structural Intensity Method. Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, 7(1), 1850006. DOI: 10.1142/S2047684118500069.

  16. Wang Y. and Liu Z.S. (2018), Spontaneous Rolling-up and Assembly of Graphene by Designing with Defects. Nanoscale,10(14), 6487-6495. DOI: 10.1039/C8NR00286J.

  17. Hu J.Y., Zhou Y. and Liu Z.S., (2018), The Friction Effect on Buckling Behavior of Cellular Structures under Axial Load. International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 10(2), 1850013. DOI: 10.1142/S1758825118500138.

  18. Zheng S.J., Li Z.Q. and Liu Z.S., (2018), The fast homogeneous diffusion of hydrogel under different stimuli. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 137, 263–270. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2018.01.029.

  19. Lei J.C. and Liu Z.S., (2018), The structural and mechanical properties of graphene aerogels based on Schwarz-surface-like graphene models, CARBON, 130, 741-748. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2018.01.061.

  20. Zheng S.J. and Liu Z.S., (2018), Phase transition of temperature sensitive hydrogel under mechanical constraint. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 85(2), 021002. Doi:10.1115/1.4038497

  21. 沙振东; 滕云; 刘子顺; 王铁军, (2018), 金属玻璃的微结构、增韧与疲劳问题研究进展, 固体力学学报, Chinese Journal of Solid Mechanics Vol.39 (4), 333-374.


  1. Zhang N., Zheng S.J. and Liu Z.S., (2017), Numerical Simulation and Experimental Study of Crack Propagation of Polydimethylsiloxane. Procedia Engineering. DOI:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.08.191.

  2. Wang Y.R., Huang R. and Liu Z.S., (2017), The Relationship between Structural Intensity and Sound Field Characteristics of Cylindrical Shells. Procedia Engineering. DOI:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.08.192.

  3. Li Z.Q., and Liu Z.S. (2017), An algorithm for obtaining real stress field of hyperelastic materials based on digital image correlation system. Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, 6(4), 1850003, DOI: 10.1142/S2047684118500033.

  4. Sha Z.D., She C.M., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Wang T.J., Gao H.J. (2107), Metallic glass-based chiral nanolattice: Light weight, auxeticity, and superior mechanical propertie. Materials Today, 20(10). 569-576. DOI:10.1016/j.mattod.2017.10.001.

  5. He Y.H., Li Y.X., Liu Z.S. and Liew K.M., (2017), Buckling analysis and buckling control of thin films on shape memory polymer substrate. European Journal of Mechanics – A/Solids, 66, 356-369. DOI: 10.1016/j.euromechsol.2017.08.006. [pdf]

  6. Hu J.Y., Zhou Y., Liu Z.S. and Ng T.Y., (2017), Pattern Switching in Soft Cellular Structures and Hydrogel-Elastomer Composite Materials under Compression. Polymers, 9(6), 229. DOI: 10.3390/polym9060229. [pdf]

  7. He Y.H., Zhou Y., Liu Z.S. and Liew K.M., (2017), Pattern transformation of single-material and composite periodic cellular structures. Materials & Design, 132, 375-384. DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2017.07.022. [pdf]

  8. Li, Y.X., Hu J.Y. and Liu Z.S., (2017), A constitutive model of shape memory polymers based on glass transition and the concept of frozen strain release rate. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 124(1), 252-263. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2017.06.039. [pdf]

  9. Sha Z.D., Wong W.H., Pei Q.X., Branicioc P.S., Liu Z.S., Wang T.J. and Gao H.J., (2017), Atomistic origin of size effects in fatigue behavior of metallic glasses. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 104, 84-95. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmps.2017.04.005.

  10. Li, Y.X., He Y.H. and Liu Z.S. (2017), A Viscoelastic Constitutive Model for Shape Memory Polymers Based on multiplicative decompositions of the deformation gradient. International Journal of Plasticity, 91, 300-317. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijplas.2017.04.004. [pdf]

  11. Lei J.C., Hu Y.W., Liu Z.S., Cheng Gary J. and Zhao K.J. (2017). Defects Mediated Corrosion in Graphene Coating Layer. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9(13), 11902-11908. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b01539. [pdf]

  12. Sha Z.D., Pei Q.X., Wan Q. and Liu, Z.S. (2017), Failure Mechanism of Phosphorene by Nanoindentation. J. Phys. Chem. C, 121, 4708-4713. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b13071.


  1. Bai, L.C.; Srikanth, N.; Zhao, B.; Liu, B.; Liu, Z.S.; Zhou, K. (2016), Lubrication Mechanisms of Graphene for DLC Films Scratched by a Diamond Tip. J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 49(48), 485302. DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/49/48/485302.

  2. Liu Z.S. (2016), Foreword Special issue on Mechanics of Soft Materials and Machines, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 8(7), 1601002. DOI: 10.1142/S175882511601002X.

  3. Xu S., Wang Y., Hu J.Y. and Liu Z.S. (2016), Atomic Understanding of the Swelling and Phase Transition of Polyacrylamide Hydrogel, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 8 (7), 1640002. DOI: 10.1142/S1758825116400020. [pdf]

  4. Ang Elisa Y.M., Ng T.Y., Yeo J.J., Liu Z.S., Geethalakshmi K.R. (2016), Free-standing graphene slit membrane for enhanced desalination, Carbon, 110, 350-355. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2016.09.043.

  5. Wang Y. and Liu Z.S. (2016), The Fracture Toughness Of Graphene During Tearing Process. Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng., 24(8), 085002 (14pp). [pdf]

  6. Wang Y., Xu S. Liu Z.S. and Ng T.Y., (2016), Energy Wave Propogation In Pristine and Bi-Crystal Graphene. Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, 4(3), 1560021; DOI: 10.1142/ S2047684116500214. [pdf]

  7. Liu Z.S. (2016), Message from the Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 8(3), 1601001 DOI: 10.1142/S1758825116010018.

  8. Xu G.K., Liu Z.S., Feng X.Q., and Gao H.J., (2016) Tension-compression asymmetry in the binding affinity of membrane-anchored receptors and ligands. Physical Review E, 93, 032411.

  9. Toh, W.. Ding, Z.W., Ng, T.Y., Liu, Z.S., (2016) Light intensity controlled wrinkling patterns in photo-thermal sensitive hydrogels. Coupled systems mechanics, 5(4), 315-327. DOI: 10.12989/csm.2016.5.4.315. [pdf]

  10. Ding, Z.W., Toh, W., Hu, J.Y., Liu, Z.S., Ng, T.Y., (2016) A simplified coupled thermo-mechanical model for the transient analysis of temperature-sensitive hydrogels. Mechanics of Materials, 97, 212-227. DOI: 10.1016/j.mechmat.2016.02.018. [pdf]


  1. Sha Z.D., Branicio P.S., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Lee H.P., Tay T.E., and Wang T.J. (2015), Strong and superplastic nanoglass. Nanoscale, 7(41), 17404-17409. DOI: 10.1039/C5NR04740D.

  2. Sha Z.D., Qu S.X., Liu Z.S., Wang T.J. Gao H.J., (2015) Cyclic deformation in metallic glasses. Nano Letters, 15(10), 7010-7015. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b03045.

  3. Xu S., Wan Q., Sha Z.D. and Liu Z.S., (2015), Molecular dynamics simulations of nano-indentation and wear of the γTi-Al alloy, Computational Materials Science, 110, 247-253. DOI: 10.1016/j.commatsci.2015.08.045.

  4. Liu Z.S., Toh W. and Ng T.Y. (2015), Advances In Mechanics Of Soft Materials – A Review of Large Deformation Behavior Of Hydrogel, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 7(5), 1530001. [pdf]

  5. Zhou H.F., Li X.Y., Wang Y., Liu Z.S., Yang W. and Gao H.J. (2015), Torsional Detwinning Domino in Nanotwinned One-Dimensional Nanostructures, Nano Letters, 15(9), 6082-6087. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02330.

  6. He Y.H., Guo S.S., Liu Z.S., and Liew K.M. (2015), Pattern Transformation of Thermo-responsive Shape Memory Polymer Periodic Cellular Structures, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 71, 194-205. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2015.06.022. [pdf]

  7. Toh W.. Ding Z.W., Ng T.Y. and Liu Z.S., (2015), Wrinkling of a Polymeric Gel during Transient Swelling, Journal of Applied Mechanics, 82(6), 061004 DOI: 10.1115/1.4030327.

  8. Sha Z.D., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. and Wang T.J., (2015), Necking and notch strengthening in metallic glass with symmetric sharp-and-deep notches, Scientific Reports, 5, 10797.

  9. Guo S.S., Wang D.F. and Liu Z.S., (2015), Probabilistic Analysis of Random Structural Intensity for Structural Members under Stochastic Loadings, Int. J. Computational Methods,12(3), 1550013; DOI: 10.1142/S0219876215500139.

  10. Li Y.X., Guo S.S., He Y.H. and Liu Z.S., (2015), A simplified constitutive model for predicting shape memory polymers deformation behaviour, Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, 3(4), 1550001 (16 pages); DOI: 10.1142/S204768411550001393.


  1. Sha Z.D., Wan Q., Pei Q.X. Quek S.S. Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. and Shenoy V., (2014), On the failure load and mechanism of polycrystalline graphene by nanoindentation, Scientific Reports, 4, 7437. DOI: 10.1038/srep07437.

  2. Shakouri A., Yeo J.J., Ng T.Y., Liu Z.S. and Taylor H., (2014) Superlubricity-activated thinning of graphite flakes compressed by passivated crystalline silicon substrates for graphene exfoliation,Carbon, 80, 68-74. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2014.08.026.

  3. Sha Z.D., He L.C., Xu S., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. and Wang T.J (2014) Effect of aspect ratio on the mechanical properties of metallic glasses, Scripta Materialia, 93,36-39. DOI: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2014.08.025.

  4. Toh W. Ng T.Y., Hu J.Y. and Liu Z.S. (2014), Mechanics of Inhomogeneous Large Deformation of Photo-Thermal Sensitive Hydrogels,InternationalJournal of Solids and Structures, 51(25-26), 4440-4451. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2014.09.014.

  5. Sha Z.D., Quek S.S., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Wang T.J. Shenoy V.B. and Zhang Y.W., (2014) Inverse Pseudo Hall-Petch Relation in Polycrystalline Graphene, Scientific Reports, 4, 5991. DOI: 10.1038/srep05991, SREP-13-06507.3d.

  6. Swaddiwudhipong S., Lam N. and Liu Z.S., (2014) Special Issue on Computing in Engineering Applications Preface, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 50(5), I-II.

  7. Sha Z. D., He L.C., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. and Wang T.J., (2014) The mechanical properties of a nanoglass/metallic glass/nanoglass sandwich structure, Scripta Materialia, 83, 37-40.

  8. Yang Z.Z., Liu Z.S.. Ding Z.W., Hu J.Y., Tan Y.M., Swaddiwudhipong S., Lee K. (2014) Strength Analyses of the menisci and the ligaments of the Knee Joint under Different Loading Cases, Journal of Life Medicine, 2(3), 85-94.

  9. Sha Z.D., He L.C., Pei Q.X., Pan H., Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W., Wang T.J. (2014) On the notch sensitivity of CuZr nanoglass,Journal of Applied Physics, 115(16), 163507.

  10. Chen L., Zhang Y., Swaddiwudhipong S., Liu Z.S. (2014) Mimicking the pattern formation of fruits and leaves using gel materials, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 50(5), 575-588.

  11. Hu J.Y., He Y.H., Lei J.C., Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S., (2014) Mechanical behavior of composite gel periodic structures with the pattern transformation Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 50(5), 605-616.

  12. He LC, Guo S.S., Lei J.C., Sha Z.D. and Liu Z.S. (2014) The effect of Stone-Thrower-Wales defects on mechanical properties of graphene sheets- a molecular dynamics study,CARBON, 75, 124-132. DOI:10.1016/j.carbon.2014.03.044.

  13. Sha Z.D., Pei Q.X., Liu Z.S., Shenoy V.B. and Zhang Y.W., (2014) Is the failure of large-area polycrystalline graphene notch sensitive or insensitive?, CARBON, 72, 200-206. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2014.02.003.

  14. Toh W, Ng T.Y, Liu Z.S., Hu, J.Y. (2014) The Deformation Kinetics of pH-Sensitive Hydrogels, Polymer International, 63(9), 1578-1583. DOI 10.1002/pi.4652.

  15. Yeo J.J., Ng T.Y., and Liu Z.S., (2014), Molecular dynamics analysis of the thermal conductivity of graphene and silicene monolayers of different lengths, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience 11(8), 1-7.

  16. Zhang Y., Chen L., Swaddiwudhipong S., Liu Z.S., (2014), Buckling Deformation of Annular Plates Describing Natural Forms, International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, 14 (1), 1350054. DOI: 10.1142/S0219455413500545.


  1. Adibi S., Sha Z.D. Branicio P.S., Joshi S.P., Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. (2013) A transition from localized shear banding to homogeneous superplastic flow in nanoglass, Applied Physics Letters, Vol.103 (21), 211905. (DOI: 10.1063/1.4833018.

  2. Hu J.Y., He Y.H., Lei J.C.,Liu Z.S.(2013), Novel mechanical behavior of periodic structure with the pattern transformation,Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters, Vol. 3, 054007.

  3. Lei J.C.,Liu Z.S., Yeo J.J., Ng T.Y. (2013). Determination of the Young’s Modulus of Silica Aerogel-An Analytical-Numerical Approach,Soft Matter,Vol. 9 (47), 11367-11373. DOI:10.1039/C3SM51926K.

  4. Yeo J.J., Liu Z.S. Ng T.Y., (2013), Enhanced thermal characterization of silica aerogels through molecular dynamics simulation,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 21(7), 075004.

  5. Ding Z.W.,Liu Z.S., Hu J.Y., Swaddiwudhipong S., Yang Z.Z. (2013), Inhomogeneous large deformation study of temperature-sensitive hydrogel,InternationalJournal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 50(16-17), 2610-2619.

  6. Ren M., Huang J.G., Cai H., Tsai J. M.L., Zhou J.X.,Liu Z.S., Suo Z.G., Liu A.Q. (2013) Nano-optomechanical Actuator and Pull-Back Instability,ACS NANO, 7(2), 1676-1681.

  7. Ng T.Y., Yeo J.J., andLiu Z.S.(2013), Molecular dynamics simulation of the thermal conductivity of shorts strips of graphene and silicene: a comparative study,Int. J. Mech Mater Des,Vol. 9(2), 105-114.DOI: 10.1007/s10999-013-9215-0.

  8. Toh W,Liu Z.S.Ng T.Y, Hong W. (2013), Inhomogeneous Large Deformation Kinetics of Polymeric Gels,International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 5(1). 1350001.

  9. Toh W, Ng T.Y.,Liu Z.S.(2013), Non-Linear Large Deformation Kinetics of Polymeric Gel,Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 535-536 pp 338-341.

  10. Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S., Hong W., (2013,) Pattern Formation in Plants via Instability Theory of Hydrogels,Soft Matter, Vol. 9 (2), 577 – 587. DOI:10.1039/c2sm26642c.


  1. Huang W.X., Pei Q.X.,Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. (2012), Thermal conductivity of fluorinated graphene: A non-equilibrium molecular dynamics study,Chemical Physics Letters, 552, 97-101.

  2. Islam M.J., Swaddiwudhipong S.,Liu Z.S., (2012), Penetration of Concrete Targets Using a Modified Holmquist-Johnson-Cook Material Model,International Journal of Computational Methods, Vol. 9 (4), 1250056.

  3. Yeo J.J.,Liu Z.S.,Ng T.Y. (2012), Comparing the effects of dispersed stone-thrower-wales defects and double vacancies on the thermal conductivity of graphene nanoribbons,Nanotechnology,Vol. 23,385702.

  4. Zhang Y.,Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S., Miao H.. Ding Z.W., Yang Z.Z., (2012),pH-Sensitive Hydrogel for Micro-Fluidic Valve,Journal of Functional Biomaterials, Vol. 3 (3), 464-479.

  5. Yang Z.Z.. Ding Z.W.,Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S., Tan Y.M. and Lee K.,(2012), Comparative Study on Strength of Knee Joint Using Various Material Models,Int. J. Computational Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 1(2),DOI: 10.1142/S2047684112500133 , No.1250013.

  6. Ng T.Y., Yeo J.J.,Liu Z.S., (2012), A molecular dynamics study of the thermal conductivity of graphene nanoribbons containing dispersed Stone-Thrower-Wales defects,CARBON, Vol.50 (13),4887-4893.

  7. Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S., Islam M.J., (2012), Perforation of Steel and Aluminum Targets Using a Modified Johnson-Cook Material Model,Nuclear Engineering and Design. Vol. 250, 108-115.

  8. Ng T.Y., Yeo J.J.,Liu Z.S., (2012), A molecular dynamics study of the thermal conductivity of nanoporous silica aerogel, obtained through negative pressure rupturing,Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 358(11), 1350-1355.


  1. Swaddiwudhipong S., Islam M.J.,Liu Z.S., (2011), High Velocity Perforation Simulations of Lightweight Target Plates Using a Modified Johnson-Cook Model,International Journal of Aerospace and Lightweight Structures, Vol. 1 (1) 67-88.

  2. Liu Z.S., SwaddiwudhipongS., Cui F.F., Hong W., Suo Z.G., Zhang Y.W., (2011), Analytical Solutions of Polymeric Gel Structures under Buckling and Wrinkle,International Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 3 (2) 235-257.

  3. Harsono E., Swaddiwudhipong S.,Liu Z.S.and Shen L., (2011), Numerical and experimental indentation tests considering size effects”InternationalJournal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 48 (6) 972-978.

  4. Islam M.J.,Liu Z.S. and Swaddiwudhipong S., (2011), Numerical study on concrete penetration /perforation under high velocity impact by ogive-nose steel projectile,Computers and Concrete, Vol. 8 (1), 111-123.


  1. Swaddiwudhipong S., Islam M.J. andLiu Z.S.,(2010), High Velocity Penetration/Perforation Using Coupled Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics-Finite Element Method”,International Journal of Protective Structures, Vol. 1. No.4, 489-506.

  2. Pei Q.X.,Liu Z.S., Zhang Y.W. and Dong Z.L., (2010), Study of Nanoimprinting Processes by Molecular Dynamics Simulations,Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, Vol. 7.2144-2150.

  3. Liu Z.S., Hong W., Suo Z.G.,Swaddiwudhipong S., and Zhang Y.W., (2010), Modeling and Simulation of Buckling of Polymeric Membrane Thin Film Gel,Computational Materials Science, Vol. 49 S60-64.


  1. Hong W.,Liu Z.S., and Suo Z.G., (2009) Inhomogeneous Swelling of a Gel in Equilibrium with A Solvent and Mechanical Load,InternationalJournal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 46 No. 17, 3282-3289.

  2. Liu Z.S., Harsono E.,SwaddiwudhipongS., (2009), Material Characterization Based on Instrumented and Simulated Indentation Tests,International Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 1(1), 61-84.

  3. Harsono E.,SwaddiwudhipongS.,Liu Z.S.,(2009), Material Characterization Based on Simulated Spherical-Berkovich Indentation Tests,Scripta Materialia, Vol. 60 (11), 972-975.


  1. Wang D.F, He P.F.,Liu Z.S.,(2008), Structural Intensity Characterization of Composite Laminates Subjected To Impact Load,Journal of Shanghai Jiaotong University (Science), Vol. 13(3), 375-380.

  2. 王东方,贺鹏飞,朱晓玲,刘子顺(Liu Z.S.)(2008),箱形复合材料层板结构的内噪声优化控制,力学季刊,Chinese Quarterly of Mechanics,Vol. 29(2),210-217.

  3. SwaddiwudhipongS., Harsono E.,and Liu Z.S., (2008), Comparative Study of Reverse Algorithms via Artificial Neural Networks Based on Simulated Indentation Tests,Tsinghua Science & Technology. Vol. 13 (S1) 393-399.

  4. Harsono E.,SwaddiwudhipongS. andLiu Z.S., (2008), Effect Of Friction on Indentation Test Results,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 16 (6) 065001, 1-12.

  5. Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S. and Pei, Q.X., (2008), Simulations of Micro and Nanoindentations,Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Vol. 3 (10) 1847-1856.6.

  6. SwaddiwudhipongS., Harsono E., Hua J., andLiu Z.S., (2008), Reverse Analysis via Efficient Artificial Neural Networks Based on Simulated Berkovich Indentation Considering Effects of Friction,Engineering with Computers, Vol. 24, No. 2, 127-134.


  1. Pei Q.X., Lu C.,Liu Z.S. and Lam KY (2007), Molecular Dynamics Study on the Nano-imprint of Copper,Journal of Physics D. Applied Physics.Vol. 40, 4928-4935.

  2. 顾易瓅,郑百林,贺鹏飞,刘子顺(Liu Z.S.)(2007),具有分形结构界面的固体膜/粘滞层/基底层状结构的变形,固体力学学报,ACTA Mechanica Solida Sinica, Vol.28 No.2, 183-188.

  3. 王东方,贺鹏飞,刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),李岩(2007),复合材料层合板在动集中力作用下的结构声强特性,力学季刊,Chinese Quarterly of Mechanics, Vol.28(2), 217-222.

  4. Swaddiwudhipong S., Ton T.T.,Liu Z.S. and Hua J., (2007), Modelling of wind load on single and staggered dual buildings,Engineering with Computers, Vol. 23 No. 3, 215-227.

  5. Liu Z.S., Luo X.Y., Lee H.P. and Lu C., (2007), Snoring source identification using structure intensity method,Journal of Biomechanics, Vol. 40(4), 861-870.


  1. Liu A.Q., Li J.,Liu Z.S., Lu C., Zhang X.M. and Wang Y., (2006) Self-Latched Micromachined Mechanism with Large Displacement Ratio,Journalof Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol. 15 (6), 1576-1585.

  2. Swaddiwudhipong S., Hua J., Harsono E.,Liu Z.S. and Ooi. Brandon, N.S (2006), Improved Algorithm for Material Characterization by Simulated Indentation Tests,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 14 (2006) 1347-1362.

  3. SwaddiwudhipongS, Hua J., Tho K.K. andLiu Z.S.(2006), Finite Element Modeling For Materials With Size Effect,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 14 (7), 1127-1137.

  4. Gu Y.L., He P.F., Zheng B.L. andLiu Z.S., (2006). Deformation Of Thin Solid Film/Liquid Layer/Substrate Structures With Rough Liquid Layer/Substrate Interface,Thin Solid Films, Vol. 513, No.1-2, 243-247.

  5. Liu Z.S., Lee H.P. and Lu C. (2006), Reply To Comments On Passive And Active Interior Noise Control Of Box Structures Using The Structural Intensity Method,Applied Acoustics, Vol. 67 (10), 1046-1047.

  6. Tho K.K., Swaddiwudhipong S., Hua J. andLiu Z.S. (2006), Numerical Simulation of Indentation with Size Effect,Material Science and Engineering A., Vol. 421 (1-2): 268-275.

  7. SwaddiwudhipongS., Hua J., Tho K.K. andLiu Z.S. (2006), Equivalency Of Berkovich And Conical Load-Indentation Curves,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering,. Vol. 14 (1), 71-82.

  8. Swaddiwudhipong, S, Tho K.K, Hua J andLiu Z.S., (2006), Mechanism-Based Strain Gradient Plasticity in C0 Axisymmetric Element,International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 43(5), 1117-1130.

  9. Liu Z.S., Lee H.P. and Lu C. (2006), Passive and Active Interior Noise Control of Box Structure Using Structural Intensity Method,Applied Acoustics, Vol. 67(2), 112-134.

  10. Liu Z.S., Lu C., Wang Y.Y., Lee H.P., Koh Y.K. and Lee K.S. (2006), Interior Noise Prediction of Tracked vehicles,Applied Acoustics, Vol. 67(1), 74-91.


  1. Swaddiwudhipong S, Hua J, Tho K.K andLiu Z.S., (2005), C0 solid elements for materials with strain gradient effects,International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 64(10), 1400-1414.

  2. Swaddiwudhipong S., Poh L.H., Hua J.,Liu Z.S. And Tho K.K., (2005), Modeling Nano-Indentation Tests Of Glassy Polymers Using Finite Elements With Strain Gradient Plasticity,Material Science and Engineering A, Vol. 404(1-2) 179-187.

  3. SwaddiwudhipongS., Tho K.K.,Liu Z.S., Hua J. and Ooi Brandon N.S., (2005), Material Characterization via Least Squares Support Vector Machines,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering,13 (6), 993-1004.

  4. Liu Z.S., SwaddiwudhipongS., Lu C. and Hua J., (2005), Transient Energy Flow of Vessel Plate/Shell Structures under Low Velocity Impact,Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 20 (4), 451-463.

  5. Liu Z.S., Lee H.P. and Lu C., (2005), Numerical Study of Dynamic Buckling for Plate and Shell Structures,Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 20 (2), 241-257.

  6. Tang M., Liu A.Q., Agarwal A.,Liu Z.S. and Lu C. (2005), A Single-Pole Double-Throw (SPDT) Circuit Using Lateral Metal-Contact Micromachined Switches,Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical, 121 (1), 187-196.

  7. Liu Z.S., Cheng Q.H., He P.F., Lee H.P. and Lu C. (2005), Active Interior Noise Control of Box Structure,GESTSInternational Transaction on Acoustic Science and Engineering, Vol. 3(1), 155-163.

  8. Tang M., Yu, A.B., Liu A.Q., Agarwal A., Aditya S. andLiu Z.S., (2005), High Isolation X-Band MEMS Capacitive Switches,Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical,Vol. 120 (1), 241-248.

  9. Hua J.,SwaddiwudhipongS.,Liu Z.S. and XuQ.Y. (2005), Numerical Analysis of Nonlinear Rotor-Seal System,Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 283(3-5), 525-542.

  10. Liu Z.S., Lee H.P., and Lu C. (2005) Structural Intensity Study of Plates under Low Velocity Impact,International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 31(8), 957-975.

  11. Tho K.K., Swaddiwudhipong S.,Liu Z.S. and Zeng K. (2005), Simulation of Instrumented Indentation and Material Characterization,Material Science and Engineering A, Vol. 390(1-2), 202-209.

  12. Swaddiwudhipong S., Tho K.K.,Liu Z.S., and Zeng K. (2005), Material Characterization Based on Dual Indenters,InternationalJournal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 42 (1), 69-83.

  13. Swaddiwudhipong S., Tho, K. K.,Liu Z.S. and Zeng K. (2005), Material Characterization Based on Nano-Indentation,Journal of Metastable & Nanocrystalline Materials, Vol. 23, 359-362.


  1. Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S. and Koh C.G., (2004), High Velocity Impact Dynamic Response of Structures Using SPH Method,International Journal of Computational Engineering and Science, Vol. 5(2), 315-326.

  2. Tho K.K.,SwaddiwudhipongS.,Liu Z.S., and Hua J. (2004), Artificial Neural Network Model For Material Characterization By Instrumented Indentation,Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 12(5), 1055-1062.

  3. Tho K.K., Swaddiwudhipong S.,Liu Z.S., Zeng K. and Hua J. (2004), Uniqueness of Reverse Analysis from Conical Indentation Tests,Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 19(8), 2498-2502.


  1. Zhang X.M., Liu A.Q., Lu C., Wang F. andLiu Z.S., (2003), Polysilicon Micromachined Fiber-Optical Attenuator for DWDM Applications,Sensors& Actuators: A. Physical, Vol. 108 (1-3): 28-35.

  2. Liu A.Q., Zhang X.M., Lu C., Wang F., Lu C. andLiu Z.S., (2003), Optical and Mechanical Models For A Variable Optical Attenuator Using A Micromirror Drawbridge,Journal of Micromechanical and Microengineering, Vol. 13(3), 400-411.

  3. Wang F., Lu C.,Liu Z.S., Li J., Liu A.Q. and Zhang X.M. (2002), Finite Element Simulation and theoretical Analysis of Fiber-optical Switch,Sensors& Actuators: A. Physical, Vol. 96(2-3), 167-178.

  4. Liu Z.S., Swaddiwudhipong S. and Koh C.G. (2002), Stress wave propagation in 1-D and 2-D media using Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics method,Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Vol. 14(4), 455-472.

  5. SwaddiwudhipongS., Koh C.G. andLiu Z.S. (2002) Numerical Study Of Shell Structures Under Low Velocity Impact,Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, Vol. 43(3), 159-170.

  6. Liu Z.S. and SwaddiwudhipongS., (1997). Dynamic Response of Plate and Shell Structures under Low Velocity Impact,Journal of Engineering Mechanics ASCE, Vol. 123(12), 1230-1237.

  7. SwaddiwudhipongS., andLiu Z.S. (1997), Response of Laminated Composite Plate and Shell,Composite Structures, Vol. 37(1), 21-32.

  8. SwaddiwudhipongS. andLiu Z.S. (1996). Dynamic Response of Large Strain Elasto-Plastic Plate and Shell Structures,Thin-Walled Structures, Vol. 26(4), 223-239.

  9. 刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),乐美峰(1995),利用边界积分法计算截面图形的几何性质力学与实践(Mechanics In Engineering), Vol. 17(4), 68-70.

  10. 刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),殷家驹,赵挺 (1994),壳体结构弹塑性大应变动态响应分析,应用力学学报(Chinese Journal of Applied Mechanics), Vol. 11(1), 102-122.

  11. 毛祖德,马贵发,刘子顺(Liu Z.S.) (1993),110KV等级电力变压器油箱结构形式的探讨,变压器(Transformer), Vol. 30(1), 15-18.

  12. 刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),殷家驹,赵挺(1993), 计算板壳结构大应变动态问题的新型有限元法,南洋理工学院学报(Journal of Nanyang Institute of Science and Technology), Vol. 1(1), 66-72. (创刊号).

  13. 刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),闵行,楼志文 (1990),利用固有应变理论计测对节焊钢管残余应力场的实验研究,应用力学学报(Chinese Journal of Applied Mechanics), Vol. 7(2), 48-55.

  14. 刘子顺(Liu Z.S.),闵行,楼志文,(1987),计测残余应力场的固有应变法研究,西安交通大学学报(Journal of Xi’an Jiaotong University), Vol. 21(4), 47-54.