Applied Physics Reviews

(The median citation count of Applied Physics Reviews is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Nonlinear topological photonics365
Recent progress on 2D magnets: Fundamental mechanism, structural design and modification222
Technologies toward next generation human machine interfaces: From machine learning enhanced tactile sensing to neuromorphic sensory systems201
Progress in quantum-dot single photon sources for quantum information technologies: A broad spectrum overview201
Self-powered UV photodetectors based on ZnO nanomaterials186
Orbital angular momentum of light for communications159
Quantum computer based on color centers in diamond157
Ion-cut lithium niobate on insulator technology: Recent advances and perspectives148
A review of band structure and material properties of transparent conducting and semiconducting oxides: Ga2O3, Al2O3, In2O3, ZnO, SnO2, CdO, NiO, CuO, and Sc2O3140
Optical trapping gets structure: Structured light for advanced optical manipulation132
Data-driven materials research enabled by natural language processing and information extraction129
Photonic tensor cores for machine learning127
Nonlinear optical properties of halide perovskites and their applications125
Analog architectures for neural network acceleration based on non-volatile memory112
Material platforms for defect qubits and single-photon emitters111
Nonlinear vibration energy harvesting and vibration suppression technologies: Designs, analysis, and applications111
Pathways to efficient neuromorphic computing with non-volatile memory technologies104
Smart transformable nanoparticles for enhanced tumor theranostics103
Multi-functional liquid crystal elastomer composites99
Atomically dispersed cobalt anchored on N-doped graphene aerogels for efficient electromagnetic wave absorption with an ultralow filler ratio95
Mechanical metamaterials based on origami and kirigami91
Ion irradiation and modification: The role of coupled electronic and nuclear energy dissipation and subsequent nonequilibrium processes in materials91
Luminescence based temperature bio-imaging: Status, challenges, and perspectives86
Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy for chemical and biological sensing using nanoplasmonics: The relevance of interparticle spacing and surface morphology86
V-TiO2 nanospindles with regulating tumor microenvironment performance for enhanced sonodynamic cancer therapy84
Recent progress and future prospects of perovskite tandem solar cells84
Human motion-driven self-powered stretchable sensing platform based on laser-induced graphene foams83
A universal chemical-induced tensile strain tuning strategy to boost oxygen-evolving electrocatalysis on perovskite oxides82
Recent progress and challenges in magnetic tunnel junctions with 2D materials for spintronic applications80
High and flat spectral responsivity of quartz tuning fork used as infrared photodetector in tunable diode laser spectroscopy78
Selective area epitaxy of III–V nanostructure arrays and networks: Growth, applications, and future directions78
Cylindrical triboelectric nanogenerator based on swing structure for efficient harvesting of ultra-low-frequency water wave energy76
Cavity quantum materials74
Molecular physics of persistent room temperature phosphorescence and long-lived triplet excitons73
Printed flexible supercapacitor: Ink formulation, printable electrode materials and applications72
Strain-tuning of the electronic, optical, and vibrational properties of two-dimensional crystals72
Fast, accurate, point-of-care COVID-19 pandemic diagnosis enabled through advanced lab-on-chip optical biosensors: Opportunities and challenges72
Maximizing spin-orbit torque generated by the spin Hall effect of Pt72
Optical manipulation with metamaterial structures71
Gryffin: An algorithm for Bayesian optimization of categorical variables informed by expert knowledge66
Quantitative digital microscopy with deep learning65
Intrinsic self-healing polymers for advanced lithium-based batteries: Advances and strategies62
HfO2-based ferroelectrics: From enhancing performance, material design, to applications62
Ultrafast spin-currents and charge conversion at 3d-5d interfaces probed by time-domain terahertz spectroscopy59
Current methodologies and approaches for the formation of core–sheath polymer fibers for biomedical applications59
Domains and domain dynamics in fluorite-structured ferroelectrics56
Vectorial metasurface holography56
Acoustic control of magnetism toward energy-efficient applications56
Electrolyte-gated carbon nanotube field-effect transistor-based biosensors: Principles and applications55
Passivated emitter and rear cell—Devices, technology, and modeling55
Electrospinning research and products: The road and the way forward54
Nanomaterials for photothermal and photodynamic cancer therapy54
3D printing in biomedical engineering: Processes, materials, and applications52
Hydrogen embrittlement in ferritic steels52
Thermal transport in defective and disordered materials51
Micro/nanofiber-based noninvasive devices for health monitoring diagnosis and rehabilitation51
Memory applications from 2D materials51
Engineering plasmonic hot carrier dynamics toward efficient photodetection50
Controlling cellular organization in bioprinting through designed 3D microcompartmentalization49
High-velocity micro-projectile impact testing48
A map of control for cold atmospheric plasma jets: From physical mechanisms to optimizations48
Integrated photon-pair sources with nonlinear optics48
False metals, real insulators, and degenerate gapped metals47
A monolithic artificial iconic memory based on highly stable perovskite-metal multilayers47
Diffused morphotropic phase boundary in relaxor-PbTiO3 crystals: High piezoelectricity with improved thermal stability46
Design and applications of light responsive liquid crystal polymer thin films46
Manipulating molten pool dynamics during metal 3D printing by ultrasound45
Artificial intelligent optoelectronic skin with anisotropic electrical and optical responses for multi-dimensional sensing45
Synthesis, engineering, and theory of 2D van der Waals magnets45
Topological nodal line phonons: Recent advances in materials realization45
Mechanical properties of graphene44
Galvanically replaced artificial interfacial layer for highly reversible zinc metal anodes44
Unveiling the dimensionality effect of conductive fillers in thick battery electrodes for high-energy storage systems44
Bone tissue engineering via application of a collagen/hydroxyapatite 4D-printed biomimetic scaffold for spinal fusion44
Neuromorphic computing: Devices, hardware, and system application facilitated by two-dimensional materials42
A programmable magnetoelastic sensor array for self-powered human–machine interface42
Intelligent meta-imagers: From compressed to learned sensing42
Quantum emitters in 2D materials: Emitter engineering, photophysics, and integration in photonic nanostructures41
Emergence of spin–orbit torques in 2D transition metal dichalcogenides: A status update40
Charge transport in semiconducting carbon nanotube networks39
Perovskite solar cells by vapor deposition based and assisted methods39
Atomic-scale understanding on the physics and control of intrinsic point defects in lead halide perovskites39
Mechanical behaviors and applications of shape memory polymer and its composites38
Emerging van der Waals ferroelectrics: Unique properties and novel devices38
Arbitrary manipulations of dual harmonics and their wave behaviors based on space-time-coding digital metasurface37
The photophysics of Ruddlesden-Popper perovskites: A tale of energy, charges, and spins37
Ultrafast microscopy of a twisted plasmonic spin skyrmion37
Self-adaptive enzyme-powered micromotors with switchable propulsion mechanism and motion directionality37
Machine learning for materials discovery: Two-dimensional topological insulators36
First investigation of additive engineering for highly efficient Cs2AgBiBr6-based lead-free inorganic perovskite solar cells36
Ferroelectric polymers for neuromorphic computing36
Broadband enhancement of on-chip single-photon extraction via tilted hyperbolic metamaterials36
Recent advances in radiation therapy and photodynamic therapy36
Silicon carbide for integrated photonics35
Genesis and evolution of extended defects: The role of evolving interface instabilities in cubic SiC35
Self-aligned myofibers in 3D bioprinted extracellular matrix-based construct accelerate skeletal muscle function restoration35
Recent progress and prospects of integrated perovskite/organic solar cells35
Scaling up the throughput of microfluidic droplet-based materials synthesis: A review of recent progress and outlook35
Harnessing disorder for photonic device applications35
2D materials-enabled optical modulators: From visible to terahertz spectral range34
Silk materials at the convergence of science, sustainability, healthcare, and technology34
Application of ion beam technology in (photo)electrocatalytic materials for renewable energy34
Doping challenges and pathways to industrial scalability of III–V nanowire arrays34
Recent advances of dynamic molecular crystals with light-triggered macro-movements34
Sustainable carbon sources for green laser-induced graphene: A perspective on fundamental principles, applications, and challenges34
Robust liquid repellency by stepwise wetting resistance34
Materials representation and transfer learning for multi-property prediction33
Exfoliation mechanisms of 2D materials and their applications33
Recent progress in advanced flexible zinc ion battery design33
Contact resistance in organic transistors: Use it or remove it33
Fast transformation of 2D nanofiber membranes into pre-molded 3D scaffolds with biomimetic and oriented porous structure for biomedical applications33
Attosecond state-resolved carrier motion in quantum materials probed by soft x-ray XANES32
Opportunities in electrically tunable 2D materials beyond graphene: Recent progress and future outlook32
Magnetic straintronics: Manipulating the magnetization of magnetostrictive nanomagnets with strain for energy-efficient applications31
X-ray diffraction of photovoltaic perovskites: Principles and applications31
Unraveling the fundamentals of pulsed laser-assisted synthesis of nanomaterials in liquids: Applications in energy and the environment31
Biomechanical factors in three-dimensional tissue bioprinting31
Robust self-gated-carriers enabling highly sensitive wearable temperature sensors31
A topological lattice of plasmonic merons30
Colloidal multiscale porous adhesive (bio)inks facilitate scaffold integration30
Robust non-Pt noble metal-based nanomaterials for electrocatalytic hydrogen generation30
Meta-optical and thin film devices for all-optical information processing30
Beyond T-graphene: Two-dimensional tetragonal allotropes and their potential applications30
Stretchable conductive nanocomposites and their applications in wearable devices30
Electronic structure regulations of single-atom site catalysts and their effects on the electrocatalytic performances30
Multicaloric effects in metamagnetic Heusler Ni-Mn-In under uniaxial stress and magnetic field30
Scalable multiphoton quantum metrology with neither pre- nor post-selected measurements29
Two-dimensional flexible thermoelectric devices: Using modeling to deliver optimal capability29
Bandgap engineering in III-nitrides with boron and group V elements: Toward applications in ultraviolet emitters28
Recent advances in bubble-based technologies: Underlying interaction mechanisms and applications28
Water-based devices for advanced control of electromagnetic waves28
Ferrimagnets for spintronic devices: From materials to applications28
Beyond the chloride threshold concept for predicting corrosion of steel in concrete28
Hopf bifurcations in electrochemical, neuronal, and semiconductor systems analysis by impedance spectroscopy27
On-the-fly autonomous control of neutron diffraction via physics-informed Bayesian active learning27
Toward low-temperature processing of lead zirconate titanate thin films: Advances, strategies, and applications27
Minimization of the electrical contact resistance in thin-film thermoelectric device27
Hot-carrier optoelectronic devices based on semiconductor nanowires27
Layered thermoelectric materials: Structure, bonding, and performance mechanisms27
Featureless adaptive optimization accelerates functional electronic materials design26
MXenes for memristive and tactile sensory systems26
A quantum key distribution testbed using a plug&play telecom-wavelength single-photon source26
Rapid 3D nanoscale coherent imaging via physics-aware deep learning26
Radiation effects in Mn+1AXn phases25
Deformable lithium-ion batteries for wearable and implantable electronics25
Recent progress in dielectric resonator antenna: Materials, designs, fabrications, and their performance25
Bactericidal surfaces: An emerging 21st-century ultra-precision manufacturing and materials puzzle25
A deep learning augmented genetic algorithm approach to polycrystalline 2D material fracture discovery and design25
Passivation of III–V surfaces with crystalline oxidation25
Photodynamic viral inactivation: Recent advances and potential applications25
Physics-based compact modeling of electro-thermal memristors: Negative differential resistance, local activity, and non-local dynamical bifurcations24
Van der Waals epitaxy growth of 2D ferromagnetic Cr(1+δ)Te2 nanolayers with concentration-tunable magnetic anisotropy24
Metastable dynamics of neural circuits and networks24
MA2Z4 family heterostructures: Promises and prospects24
Elastocaloric switching effect induced by reentrant martensitic transformation24
Pockels modulation in integrated nanophotonics24
Charge-carrier dynamics and regulation strategies in perovskite light-emitting diodes: From materials to devices24
Surface dynamics of glasses23
Toward the commercialization of chemical vapor deposition graphene films23
Modeling and inverse design of bio-inspired multi-segment pneu-net soft manipulators for 3D trajectory motion23
Probing quantum devices with radio-frequency reflectometry23
Advances in ultrafast plasmonics23
Trap states in lead chalcogenide colloidal quantum dots—origin, impact, and remedies23
Graphene-based mid-infrared photodetectors using metamaterials and related concepts22
Calcium fluoride as high-k dielectric for 2D electronics22
Core–sheath polymer nanofiber formation by the simultaneous application of rotation and pressure in a novel purpose-designed vessel22
Sodium-storage behavior of electron-rich element-doped amorphous carbon22
Giant bulk spin–orbit torque and efficient electrical switching in single ferrimagnetic FeTb layers with strong perpendicular magnetic anisotropy22
Advances in engineering perovskite oxides for photochemical and photoelectrochemical water splitting21
Black phosphorus photonics toward on-chip applications21
The role of pre-existing heterogeneities in materials under shock and spall21
Impact of moiré superlattice on atomic stress and thermal transport in van der Waals heterostructures21
On enhanced sensing of chiral molecules in optical cavities21
Cation mixing in Wadsley-Roth phase anode of lithium-ion battery improves cycling stability and fast Li+ storage21
Additive engineering for highly efficient and stable perovskite solar cells21
A molecular-level strategy to boost the mass transport of perovskite electrocatalyst for enhanced oxygen evolution21
Revealing the doping density in perovskite solar cells and its impact on device performance21
Resistance switching in two-terminal ferroelectric-semiconductor lateral heterostructures21
Metal-based nanoparticles for combating antibiotic resistance21
Low-power transimpedance amplifier for cryogenic integration with quantum devices20
Au-coated carbon fabric as Janus current collector for dendrite-free flexible lithium metal anode and battery20
Probing van der Waals magnetic surface and interface via circularly polarized X-rays20
Metastable materials discovery in the age of large-scale computation20
Large-area optoelectronic-grade InSe thin films via controlled phase evolution20
Flexoelectric control of physical properties by atomic force microscopy20
Flexible perovskite solar cells: Material selection and structure design20
Near-room temperature ferromagnetic behavior of single-atom-thick 2D iron in nanolaminated ternary MAX phases19
Quantum spin Hall insulating phase and van Hove singularities in Zintl single-quintuple-layer AM2X2 (A = Ca, Sr, or Ba; M = Zn or Cd; X = Sb or Bi) family19
Fabrication and application of bicontinuous interfacially jammed emulsions gels19
Atomic layer deposition of conductive and semiconductive oxides19
Study of sacrificial ink-assisted embedded printing for 3D perfusable channel creation for biomedical applications19
Toward autonomous materials research: Recent progress and future challenges19
Design of electrolyte for boosted aqueous battery performance: A critical review and perspective19
Conformational state switching and pathways of chromosome dynamics in cell cycle19
The application of one-dimensional nanostructures in terahertz frequency devices19
Photothermal and photovoltaic properties of transparent thin films of porphyrin compounds for energy applications18
Defect-characterized phase transition kinetics18
Modern nanoscience: Convergence of AI, robotics, and colloidal synthesis18
Chemically exfoliated inorganic nanosheets for nanoelectronics18
100 years of Brillouin scattering: Historical and future perspectives17
Making the invisible visible—ultrashort echo time magnetic resonance imaging: Technical developments and applications17
Free-electron–light interactions in nanophotonics17
Liquid metal gallium-based printing of Cu-doped p-type Ga2O3 semiconductor and Ga2O3 homojunction diodes17
State-of-art affordable bioprinters: A guide for the DiY community17
Domain wall dynamics in two-dimensional van der Waals ferromagnets17
Recent advances in multicolor organic room-temperature phosphorescence17
Shallow traps-induced ultra-long lifetime of metal halide perovskites probed with light-biased time-resolved microwave conductivity17
Ferroelectric field effect transistors for electronics and optoelectronics17
Antiferromagnetism: An efficient and controllable spin source17
A review of diagnostic techniques for high-intensity negative ion sources17
The properties and prospects of chemically exfoliated nanosheets for quantum materials in two dimensions17
Efficient and controllable magnetization switching induced by intermixing-enhanced bulk spin–orbit torque in ferromagnetic multilayers17
Constrained non-negative matrix factorization enabling real-time insights of in situ and high-throughput experiments16
Machine learning framework for quantum sampling of highly constrained, continuous optimization problems16
Comparison of hexagonal boron nitride and MgO tunnel barriers in Fe,Co magnetic tunnel junctions16
Aptamer biosensing based on metal enhanced fluorescence platform: A promising diagnostic tool16
Biomimetic composite architecture achieves ultrahigh rate capability and cycling life of sodium ion battery cathodes16
Epitaxial ferroelectric interfacial devices16
Biological function following radical photo-polymerization of biomedical polymers and surrounding tissues: Design considerations and cellular risk factors16
Sagnac interference in integrated photonics16
Defects in poly(vinylidene fluoride)-based ferroelectric polymers from a molecular perspective15
Suppressing the interlayer-gliding of layered P3-type K0.5Mn0.7Co0.2Fe0.1O2 cathode materials on electrochemical potassium-ion storage15
Implementation of an advanced dressing protocol for global qubit control in silicon15
Enhanced force-field calibration via machine learning15
Cathodoluminescence in single and multiwall WS2 nanotubes: Evidence for quantum confinement and strain effect15
Non-classical hydrogen storage mechanisms other than chemisorption and physisorption15
Catalytically mediated epitaxy of 3D semiconductors on van der Waals substrates15
Electrochemical energy storage devices under particular service environments: Achievements, challenges, and perspective14
Elastic properties of confined fluids from molecular modeling to ultrasonic experiments on porous solids14
Donor-based qubits for quantum computing in silicon14
Large unidirectional spin Hall and Rashba−Edelstein magnetoresistance in topological insulator/magnetic insulator heterostructures14
Achieving low driving voltage and high-efficiency afterglow organic light-emitting diodes through host–guest doping14
Methodologies, technologies, and strategies for acoustic streaming-based acoustofluidics14
Ferroelectric coupling for dual-mode non-filamentary memristors14
Magnetic field-induced non-trivial electronic topology in Fe3−xGeTe214
A review on graphene oxide: 2D colloidal molecule, fluid physics, and macroscopic materials14
Phase-transition-induced giant Thomson effect for thermoelectric cooling14
Mexican-hat potential energy surface in two-dimensional III2-VI3 materials and the importance of entropy barrier in ultrafast reversible ferroelectric phase change14
Elucidating proximity magnetism through polarized neutron reflectometry and machine learning14
Anisotropic non-split zero-energy vortex bound states in a conventional superconductor14
Understanding the roles of atomic layer deposition in improving the electrochemical performance of lithium-ion batteries14
Barium titanate-based thermistors: Past achievements, state of the art, and future perspectives14
Tin-lead-metal halide perovskite solar cells with enhanced crystallinity and efficiency by addition of fluorinated long organic cation13
Statistical mechanics of clock gene networks underlying circadian rhythms13
Transient analysis of photomultiplication-type organic photodiodes13
Universal rapid Joule carbothermal synthesis of flexible carbon/metal oxide lithiophilic membranes for high-performance lithium metal batteries13
Observation of spatially resolved Rashba states on the surface of CH3NH3PbBr3 single crystals13
Brain inspired electronics13
Low noise, tunable silicon photonic lasers13
A perspective on electrode engineering in ultrathin ferroelectric heterostructures for enhanced tunneling electroresistance13