National Grid Professor of Materials Research

SUNY Empire Innovation Professor

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Scientific Director

Synthesis, characterization, and application of advanced electronic and energy materials; investigation of the processing-structure-property relationship of epitaxial thin films and heterostructures; monolithic integration of materials with complimentary functionalities for electronic devices; and exploration of superconductors and their applications to energy and quantum devices.

- P. Roy,A. Carr, T. Zhou, B. Paudel, X. Wang, D. Chen, K. T. Kang, A. Pateras, Z. Corey, S. Lin, J. Zhu, M. V. Holt, J. Yoo, V. Zapf, H. Zeng, F. Ronning, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “Origin of topological Hall-like feature in epitaxial SrRuO
_{3}thin films,”*Adv. Electronic**Mater*.**9**, 2300020 (2023). - S. Kunwar, C. B. Somodi, R. A. Lalk, B. X. Rutherford, Z. Corey, P. Roy, D. Zhang, M. Hellenbrand, M. Xiao, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X, Jia, H. Wang, J. J. Yang, W. Nie, A. Chen, “An interface type memristive device for artificial synapse and neuromorphic computing,”
*Adv. Intell. Syst.*2300035 (2023). - K. T. Kang, Z. J. Corey, J. Huang, Y. Sharma, B. Paudel, P. Roy, L. Collins, X. Wang, J. W. Lee, Y. S. Oh, Y. Kim, J. Yoon, J. Lee, H. Htoon, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “ Heterogeneous integration of freestanding bilayer oxide membranes for multiferroicity,”
*Adv. Sci*.**10**, 2207481 (2023). - H. Dou, M. Hellenbrand, M. Xiao, Z. Hu, S. Kunwar, A. Chen, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X. Jia, H. Wang, “Engineering of grain boundaries in CeO
_{2}enabling tailorable resistive switching properties,”*Adv. Electron. Mater*.**9**, 2201186 (2023). - S. Dhole, X. Wei, H. Hui, P. Roy, Z. Corey, Y. Wang, W. Nie, A. Chen, H. Zeng, and Q. X. Jia, “A facile aqueous solution route for the growth of chalcogenide perovskite BaZrS
_{3}films,”*Photonics***10**, 366 (2023). - S. Kunwar, C. B. Somodi, R. A. Lalk, B. X. Rutherford, Z. Corey, P. Roy, D. Zhang, M. Hellenbrand, M. Xiao, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X, Jia, H. Wang, J. J. Yang, W. Nie, A. Chen, “Proton: A critical element for resistive switching in interface-type memristors,”
*Adv. Electron. Mater*.,**9**, 2200816 (2023). - S. Wei, P. Roy, X. Tong, H. Yue, M. Liu, H. N. Jaiswal, S. Shahi, Y. I. Gata, T. Butler, H. Li, Q. X. Jia, and F. Yao, “Two birds with one stone: prelithiated two-dimensional nanohybrids as high-performance anode materials for lithium-ion batteries,”
*ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces***14**, 35673 (2022). - E. Enriquez, P. Lu, L. Li, B. Zhang, H. Wang, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “Reducing leakage current and enhancing polarization in multiferroic 3D super-nanocomposites by microstructure engineering,”
*Nanotechnology***33**, 405604 (2022). - Y. Sharma, B. Paudel, A. Huon, A. M. Schneider, P. Roy, Z. Corey, R. Schoenemann, A. C. Jones, M. Jaime, D. A. Yarotski, T. Charlton, M. A. Fitzsimmons, Q. X. Jia, M. T. Pettes, P. Yang, and A. Chen, “Induced Ferromagnetism in epitaxial uranium dioxide thin films,”
*Adv. Sci*.**9**, 2203473 (2022). - Z. J. Corey, P. Lu, G. Zhang, Y. Sharma, B. X. Rutherford, S. Dhole, P. Roy, Y. Wu, H. Wang, A. Chen, Q. X. Jia “Structural and optical properties of high entropy (La,Lu,Y,Gd,Ce)AlO
_{3}perovskite thin films,”*Adv. Sci*.**9**, 2202671 (2022). - N. Cucciniello, D. Lee, H. Y. Feng, Z. Yang, M. Zhu, and Q. X. Jia, “Superconducting niobium nitride: a perspective from processing, microstructure, and superconducting properties for single photon detectors,”
*J. Phys.*:*Condens. Matter***34**, 374003 (2022). - D. Li, B. Zhu, D. Backes, L. S. Veiga, T.-L. Lee, H. Wang, Q. He, P. Roy, J. Zhang, J. Shi, A. Chen, P. A. van Aken, Q. X. Jia, S. S. Dhesi, D. O. Scanlon, K. H. L. Zhang, and W. Li, “Manipulating the metal-to-insulator transition and magnetic properties in manganite thin films via epitaxial strain,”
*Phys. Rev. B***105**, 165426 (2022). - H. Dou, N. Strkalj, Y. Zhang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X. Jia, and H. Wang, “Optical dielectric properties of HfO
_{2}-based films,”*J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A***40**, 033412 (2022). - O. G. Licata, J. Sarker, M. Bachhav, P. Roy, X. Wei, Z. Yang, N. Patibandla, H. Zeng, M. Zhu, Q. X. Jia, and B. Mazumder, “Correlation between thickness dependent nanoscale structural chemistry and superconducting properties of ultrathin epitaxial NbN films,”
*Mater. Chem. Phys*.**282**, 125962 (2022). - P. Roy, S. Kunwar, D. Zhang, D. Chen, Z. Corey, B. Rutherford, H. Wang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “Role of defect and power dispassion on Ferroelectric memristive switching,”
*Adv. Electron. Mater*.**8**, 2101392 (2022). - S. Dhole, A. Chen, W. Nie, B. H. Park, and Q. X. Jia, “Strain engineering: a pathway for tunable functionalities of perovskite metal oxide films,”
*Nanomaterials***12**, 835 (2022). (*Invited review*) - Z. Corey, H. H. Han, K. T. Kang, X. Wang, R. A. Lalk, R. Paudel, P. Roy, Y. Sharma, J. Yoo, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “The role of oxygen transfer in oxide heterostructures on functional properties,”
*Adv. Mater. Interfaces***9**, 2101867 (2022). - H. Dou, X. Gao, D. Zheng, S. Dhole, Z. Qi, B. Yang, M. N. Hasan, J. H. Seo, Q. X. Jia, M. Hellenbrand, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, X. Zhang, and H. Wang, “Electroforming-free HfO
_{2}/CeO_{2}vertically aligned nanocomposite memristors with anisotropic dielectric response,”*ACS Appl. Electronic Mater*.**3**, 5278 (2021). - Y. Hu, S. Broderick, Z. Guo, A. T. N’Diaye, J. S. Bola, H. Malissa, C. Li, Q. Zhang, Y. Huang, Q. X. Jia, C. Boehme, Z. V. Vardeny, C. Zhou, and S. Ren, “Proton switching molecular magnetoelectricity,”
*Nat. Commoun*.**12**, 4602 (2021). - R. Wu, D. Zhang, T. Maity, P. Lu, J. Yang, X. Gao, S. Zhao, X. Wei, H. Zeng, A. Kursumovic, G. Tian, W. Li, C. Yun, Y. Wang, Z. Ren, Z. Zhou, M. Liu, K. H. L. Zhang, Q. X. Jia, J. Yang, H. Wang, and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, “Self-biased magnetoelectric switching at room temperature in three-phase ferroelectric-antiferromagnetic-ferrimagnetic nanocomposites,”
*Nat. Electronics***4**, 333 (2021). - Y. Zheng, Z. Feng, A. F. M. A. Uddin Bhuiyan, L. Meng, S. Dhole, Q. X. Jia, H. Zhao, and J. H. Seo, “Large-size free-standing single-crystal b-Ga
_{2}O_{3}membranes fabricated by hydrogen implantation and life-off,”*J. Mater. Chem. C***9**, 6180 (2021). - X. Lü, C. Stoumpos, Q. Hu, X. Ma, D. Zhang, S. Guo, J. Hoffman, K. Bu, X. Guo, Y. Wang, C. Ji, H. Chen, H. Xu, Q. X. Jia, W. Yang, M. G. Kanatzidis, and H. K. Mao, “Regulating off-centering distortion maximizes photoluminescence in halide perovskites,”
*National Sci. Rev*.**8**, nwaa288 (2021). - X. Wei, P. Roy, Z. Yang, D. Zhang, Z. He, P. Lu, O. Licata, H. Wang, B. Mazumder, N. Patibandla, Y. Cao, H. Zeng, M. Zhu, and Q. X. Jia, “Ultrathin epitaxial NbN superconducting films with high upper critical field grown at low temperature,”
*Mater. Res. Lett.***9**, 336 (2021). - Z. Yu, X. Wei, Y. Zheng, H. Hui, M. Bian, S. Dhole, J. H. Seo, Y. Y. Sun, Q. X. Jia, S. Zhang, and H. Zeng, “Chalcogenide perovskite BaZrS
_{3}thin-film electronic and optoelectronic devices by low temperature processing,”*Nano Energy***85**, 105959 (2021). - C. Yun, Y. Wang, Z. Ren, Z. Zhou, M. Liu, K. H. L. Zhang, Q. X. Jia, J. Yang, H. Wang, and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll “High performance, electroforming-free, thin film memristors using ionic Na
_{0.5}Bi_{0.5}TiO_{3},”*J. Mater. Chem. C***9**, 4522 (2021). - N. F. Haberkorn, Y. Y. Zhang, Z. X. Bi, B. H. Park, L. Civale, and Q. X. Jia, “Effect of Co
_{2}N impurity on the superconducting properties of d-MoN thin films grown by polymer assisted deposition,”*Mater. Chem. & Phys*.**259**, 124184 (2021). - A. Chen and Q. X. Jia, “A pathway to desired functionalities in vertically aligned nanocomposites related architectures,”
*MRS Bulletin***46**, 115 (2021). - Y. Chen, H. Zeng, P. Ma, G. Chen, J. Jian, X. Sun, X. Li, H. Wang, W. Yin, Q. X. Jia, and G. F. Zou, “Overcoming the anisotropic growth limitations of free-standing single-crystal halide perovskite films,”
*Angew. Chem. Int. Ed*.**60**, 2629 (2021). - I.-S. Byun, D. Boukhvalov, S. Lee, W. Kim, J. Baik, H.-J. Shin, C. Lee, Y.-W. Son, Q. X. Jia, and B. H. Park, “Engineering ferromagnetic lines in graphene by local oxidation and hydrogenation using nanoscale lithography,”
*J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys*.**54**, 074002 (2021). - E. Enriquez, Q. Li, P. Bowlan, P. Lu, B. Zhang, L. Li, H. Wang, A. J. Taylor, D. Yarotski, R. P. Prasankumar, S. V. Kalinin, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “Induced ferroelectric phases in SrTiO
_{3}by a nanocomposite approach,”*Nanoscale***12**, 18193 (2020). - A. Chen, W. Zhang, L. R. Dedon, D. Chen, F. Khatkhatay, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, H. Wang, D. Yarotski, J. Chen, X. Gao, L. W. Martin, A. Roelofs, and Q. X. Jia, “Couplings of polarization with interfacial deep traps and Schottky interface controlled ferroelectric memristive switching,”
*Adv. Funct. Mater*.**30**, 2000664 (2020). - E. Enriquez, G. Wang, Y. Shama, I. Sapkaya, Q. Wang, D. Chen, N. Winner, X. Gun, J. Dunwoody, J. T. White, A. Nelson, H. Xu, P. Dowden, E. R. Batista, H. Htoon, P. Yang, Q. X. Jia, and A. Chen, “Structural and optical properties of phase-pure UO
_{2}, a-U_{3}O_{8}, and a-UO_{3}epitaxial thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition,”*ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces***12**, 35232 (2020). - X. Wei, H. Hui, S. Perera, A. Sheng, D. F. Watson, Y. Y. Sun, Q. X. Jia, S. Zhang, and H. Zeng, “Ti-alloying of BaZrS
_{3}chalcogenide perovskite for photovoltaics,”*ACS Omega***5**, 18579 (2020). - R. Yuan, P. Lu, H. Han, D. Xue, A. Chen, Q. X. Jia, and T. Lookman, “Enhanced magnetocaloric performance in manganite bilayers,” J.
*Appl. Phys.***127**, 154102 (2020). - X. Wei, H. Hui, C. Zhao, C. Deng, M. Han, Z. Yu, A. Sheng, P. Roy, A. Chen, J. Lin, D. F. Watson, Y. Y. Sun, T. Thomay, S. Yang, Q. X. Jia, S. Zhang, and H. Zeng, “Realization of BaZrS
_{3}chalcogenide perovskite thin films for optoelectronics,”*Nano Energy***68**, 104317 (2020). - A. Chen, Y. Dai, A. Eshghinejad, Z. Liu, Z. C. Wang, J. Bowlan, E. Knall, L. Civale, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, A. Taylor, R. Prasankumar, T. Lookman, J. Li, D. Yarotski, and Q. X. Jia, “Competing interface and bulk effects driven magnetoelectric coupling in vertically aligned nanocomposites,”
*Adv. Sci*.**6**, 1901000 (2019). - X. Lü, A. Chen, Y. Dai, B. Wei, H. Xu, J. Wen, N. Li, Y. Luo, E. Enriquez, Z. C. Wang, P. Dowden, W. Yang, Y. S. Zhao, and Q. X. Jia, “Metallic interface induced by electronic reconstruction in crystalline-amorphous bilayer oxide films,”
*Sci. Bulletin***64**, 1567 (2019). - T. O. Farmer, E. Guo, R. D. Desautels, L. DeBeer-Schmitt, A. Chen, Z. Wang, Q. X. Jia, J. A. Borchers, D. A. Gilbert, B. Holladay, S. K. Sinha, and M. R. Fitzsimmons, “Nanoscale magnetization inhomogeneity within single phase nanopillars,”
*Phys. Rev. Mater*.**3**, 081401, (2019). - A. McDannald, S. Vijayan, J. Shi, A. Chen, Q. X. Jia, M. Aindow, and M. Jian, “Magnetic and tunable dielectric properties of DyCrO
_{3}thin films,”*J. Mater. Sci.,***54**, 8984 (2019). - A. Chen, Z. Harrell, P. Lu, E. Enriquez, L. Li, B. Zhang, P. Dowden, C. Chen, H. Wang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, and Q. X. Jia, “Strain enhanced functionality in a bottom-up approach enabled 3D super-nanocomposites,”
*Adv. Funct. Mater*.**29**, 1900442 (2019). - E. Choi, B. Zhu, A. D. Berardo, P. Lu, J. Feighan, K. H. Zhang, J. Robinson, H. Alpern, T. Shapira, O. Millo, Q. X. Jia, X. Sun, H. Wang, and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, “3D strain-induced superconductivity in La
_{2}CuO_{4+d}using a simple vertically aligned nanocomposite approach,”*Sci. Advances***5**, 5532 (2019). - Y. S. Guan, G. Zhong, Y. Hu, A. F. Cannella, C. Li, N. Lee, Q. X. Jia, D. C. Lacy, and S. Q. Ren, “Magnetoelectric radical hydrocarbons,”
*Adv. Mater*.**31**, 1806263 (2019). - A. Chen, Q. Su, H. Han, E. Enriquez, and Q. X. Jia, “Metal oxide nanocomposites: a perspective from strain, defect, and interface,”
*Adv. Mater*.**31**, 1803241 (2019). (*Review*)

- S. Lee, W. Zhang, F. Khatkhatay, H. Wang, Q. X. Jia, and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, “Ionic conductivity increased by two orders of magnitude in micrometer-thick vertical yttria-stabilized ZrO2 nanocomposite films,” Nano Lett. 15, 7362 (2015).
- W. Zhang, L. Li, P. Lu, M. Fan, Q. Su, F. Khatkhatas, A. Chen, Q. X. Jia, X. Zhang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, and H. Wang, “Perpendicular exchange-bias magnetotransport at the vertical heterointerfaces in La0.7Sr0.3MnO3:NiO nanocomposites,” ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces 7, 21646 (2015).
- C. W. Nan and Q. X. Jia, “Obtaining ultimate functionalities in nanocomposites: Design, control, and fabrication,” MRS Bulletin 40, 719 (2015).
- J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, A. Suwardi, A. Kursumovic, Z. Bi, C.-F. Tsai, H. Wang, Q. X. Jia, and Q. J. Lee, “New strain states and radical property tuning of metal oxides using a nanocomposite thin film approach,” APL Mater. 3, 062507 (2015).
- W. Zhang, A. Chen, J. Jian, Y. Zhu, L. Chen, P. Lu, Q. X. Jia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, X. Zhang, and H. Wang, “Strong perpendicular exchange bias in epitaxial La0.7Sr0.3MnO3:BiFeO3 nanocomposite films through vertical interfacial coupling,” Nanoscale 7, 13808 (2015).
- S. Lee, W. Zhang, Q. X. Jia, H. Wang, and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, “Strain tuning and strong enhancement of ionic conductivity in SrZrO3-RE2O3 (RE = Sm, Eu, Gd, Dy, and Er) nanocomposite films,” Adv. Functional Mater. 25, 4328 (2015).
- P. Jain, Q. Wang, M. Roldan, A. Glavic, V. Lauter, C. Urban, Z. Bi, T. Ahmed, J. Zhu, M. Varela, Q. X. Jia, and M. R. Fitzsimmons, “Synthetic magnetoelectric coupling in a nanocomposite multiferroic,” Scientific Reports 5, 9089 (2015).
- Y. Park, J. S. Choi, T. Choi, M. J. Lee, Q. X. Jia, M. Park, H. Lee, and B. H. Park, “Configuration of ripple domains and their topological defects formed under local mechanical stress on hexagonal monolayer graphene,” Scientific Reports 5, 9390 (2015).
- A. Chen, N. Poudyal, J. Xiong, J. P. Liu, and Q. X. Jia, “Modification of structure and magnetic anisotropy of epitaxial CoFe2O4 films by hydrogen reduction,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 111907 (2015).
- Y. M. Sheu, S. A. Trugman, L. Yan, Q. X. Jia, A. J. Taylor, and R. P. Prasankumar, “Ultrafast optical manipulation of magnetoelectric coupling at a multiferroic interface,” Nat. Commun. 5, 5832 (2014).
- P. Lu, E. Roemro, S. Lee, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, and Q. X. Jia, “Chemical quantification of atomic-scale EDS maps under thin specimen conditions,” Microscopy & Microanalysis 20, 1782 (2014).
- X. Lü, G. Wang, J. W. Howard, A. Chen, Y. Zhao, L. L. Daemen, and Q. X. Jia, “Li-rich anti-perovskite Li3OCl films with enhanced ionic conductivity,” Chem. Commun. 50, 11520-11522 (2014).
- Q. Y. Lei, M. Golalikhani, D. Yang, W. Withanage, A. Rafti, J. Qiu, M. Hambe, E. Bauer, F. Ronning, Q. X. Jia, J. Weiss, E. Hellstrom, X. Wang, X. H. Chen, F. Williams, Q. Yang, D. Temple, and X. X. Xi, “Structural and transport properties of epitaxial Ba(Fe1-xCox)2As2 thin films on various substrates,” Supercond. Sci. Technol. 27, 115010 (2014).