Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



Engineering Mechanics (EM)

Dr. WU Zhaoxuan

Dr. WU Zhaoxuan

Research Interests:

  • Dislocations;
  • Grain Boundaries; Microstructures;
  • Deformation in Crystals


  • B. Eng., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2004.
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, present

Published Journals/ Articles:


    • Z. X. Wu, Y. W. Zhang, and D. J. Srolovitz, Dislocation-twin interaction mechanisms for ultrahigh strength and ductility in nanotwinned metals, Acta Materialia, 2009, 57, 4508-4518
    • Z. X. Wu, Y. W. Zhang, and D. J. Srolovitz, Grain boundary finite length faceting, Acta Materialia, 2009, 57, 4278-4287
    • S. S. Quek, Z. X. Wu, Y. W. Zhang, Y. Xiang, and D. J. Srolovitz, Dislocation junctions as barriers to threading dislocation migration, Applied. Physics. Letter, 2007, 90, 011905-3

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