Thermal stability and phase stability of metallic nanomaterials

National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2015-2019


High-temperature stability control of nanostructured refractory/nonferrous composites

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2017-2021


Thermodynamic and kinetic studies on phase and thermal stabilities of nanocrystalline materials

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2005-2007


Nanoscale thermodynamics and applications in phase stability of rare-earth /transition metal alloys

In cooperation with FSU Jena, Germany, supported by Humboldt Foundation, 2006-2007


Characterization and control of nanograin growth of nanocrystalline materials

In cooperation with NIMS, Japan, supported by NSFC, 2006-2007


Preparation of RE-TM nanocrystalline alloys and nanoscale thermodynamics of binary systems

In cooperation with FSU-Jena, Germany, supported by Bosch Foundation, 2007-2008


Raw-powder scale effects and rapid synthesis of ultrafine cemented carbides

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2007-2009


In situ synthesis of nanoscale cemented carbides powder and applications

The Doctorate Foundation of Chinese Education Ministry, 2008-2010


Preparation and application of ultrafine cemented carbides

New Technology Program of Science and Technology Commission of Beijing, 2008-2010


Interactions between rare-earths and transition metals in the nanoscale

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2009-2011


Database of rare-earths and Sm-Co compounds

Program of National Science Infrastructure Platform, Ministry of Science and Technology of China, 2010-2012


Phase stability of alloy-type lithium storage anode materials

German Research Foundation (DFG), 2011-2013


Factors and mechanisms affecting properties of nanostructured cemented carbides

Chinese National Programs for Fundamental Research and Development (973 program), 2011-2013


Phase stability and magnetic performance of Sm-Co nanointermetallics

Beijing Natural Science Foundation, 2011-2013


Effects of nanoscale composite structures on mechanical properties of nanocrystalline hard alloys

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2012-2015


Key techniques and dominant mechanisms for the high-performance nanostructured WC-matrix coating

Key Program of Beijing Natural Science Foundation, 2013-2015


Design of metastable-phase permanent magnets based on nanoscale Sm-Co phase diagram

National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2014-2017