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Publications of Recent Five Years

Journal paper - 2020

1.       Chau, S. Y., To, S., Sun, Z., & Wu, H. (2020). Twinned-serrated chip formation with minor shear bands in ultra-precision micro-cutting of bulk metallic glass. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 107(11-12), 4437-4448.
 
2. Cheng, C. T., To, S., & Zhang, G. (2020). Characterization of intermediate wetting states on micro-grooves by water droplet contact line. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 91, 69-78.
 
3.       Fu, Y., Zhao, Z., Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2020). Novel fabrication of a hierarchical structured surface with improved corrosion inhibition by using hydrothermal synthesis and ultraprecision machining. Surface and Coatings Technology, 385, 125432.
 
4. Huang, P., Li, H., Zhu, W. L., Wang, H., Zhang, G., Wu, X., To, S. & Zhu, Z. (2020). Effects of eco-friendly cooling strategy on machining performance in micro-scale diamond turning of Ti–6Al–4V. Journal of Cleaner Production, 243, 118526.
 
5.       Huang, P., Wu, X., To, S., Zhu, L., & Zhu, Z. (2020). Deterioration of form accuracy induced by servo dynamics errors and real-time compensation for slow tool servo diamond turning of complex-shaped optics. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 154, 103556.
 
6. Huang, Z., Tsui, G. C. P., Deng, Y., & Tang, C. Y. (2020). Two-photon polymerization nanolithography technology for fabrication of stimulus-responsive micro/nano-structures for biomedical applications. Nanotechnology Reviews, 9(1), 1118-1136.
 
7.       Ke, X., Qiu, L., Wang, C., & Wang, Z. (2020). Tentative Investigations on Reducing the Edge Effects in Pre-Polishing the Optics. Applied Sciences, 10(15), 5286.
 
8. Li, G. (2020). Direct laser writing of graphene electrodes. Journal of Applied Physics, 127(1), 010901.
 
9.       Li, L., Wong, H. C., & Lee, R. B. (2020). Evaluation of a Novel Nanodroplet Cutting Fluid for Diamond Turning of Optical Polymers. Polymers, 12(10), 2213.
 
10. Li, L., Yang, G., Lee, W. B., Ng, M. C., & Chan, K. L. (2020). Carbide-bonded graphene-based Joule heating for embossing fine microstructures on optical glass. Applied Surface Science, 500, 144004.
 
11.       Lin, J., Zhu, Z., Cheung, C. F., Yan, F., & Li, G. (2020). Digital manufacturing of functional materials for wearable electronics. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 8(31), 10587-10603.
 
12. Liu, M. Y., Cheung, C. F., Feng, X., Wang, C. J., & Cao, Z. C. (2020). Any-degrees-of-freedom (anyDOF) registration for the characterization of freeform surfaces. Precision Engineering, 62, 170-180.
 
13.       Liu, M., Cheung, C. F., Senin, N., Wang, S., Su, R., & Leach, R. (2020). On-machine surface defect detection using light scattering and deep learning. JOSA A, 37(9), B53-B59.
 
14. Lu, Y., Luo, W., Wu, X., Xu, B., Wang, C., Li, J., & Li, L. (2020). Fabrication of micro-structured led diffusion plate using efficient micro injection molding and micro-ground mold core. Polymers, 12(6), 1307.
 
15.       Meng, Z., Li, G., Yiu, S. C., Zhu, N., Yu, Z. Q., Leung, C. W., ... & Wong, W. Y. (2020). Nanoimprint Lithography‐Directed Self‐Assembly of Bimetallic Iron–M (M= Palladium, Platinum) Complexes for Magnetic Patterning. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 59(28), 11521-11526.
 
16. Shen, X., Bai, P., Chen, L., To, S., Yang, F., Zhang, X., & Yin, Q. (2020). Development of thin sound absorber by parameter optimization of multilayer compressed porous metal with rear cavity. Applied Acoustics, 159, 107071.
 
17.       Sun, Z., To, S., Wang, S., & Du, J. (2020). Development of self-tuned diamond milling system for fabricating infrared micro-optics arrays with enhanced surface uniformity and machining efficiency. Optics express, 28(2), 2221-2237.
 
18. Tong, Z., Zhong, W., To, S., & Zeng, W. (2020). Fast-tool-servo micro-grooving freeform surfaces with embedded metrology. CIRP Annals, 69(1), 505-508.
 
19.       Wang, C. J., Cheung, C. F., Ho, L. T., & Loh, Y. M. (2020). An Investigation of Effect of Stand-Off Distance on the Material Removal Characteristics and Surface Generation in Fluid Jet Polishing. Nanomanufacturing and Metrology, 3(2), 112-122.
 
20. Wang, C., Cheung, C. F., Ho, L. T., Yung, K. L., & Kong, L. (2020). A novel magnetic field-assisted mass polishing of freeform surfaces. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 279, 116552.
 
21.       Wang, H., Zhang, T., Wang, S., & To, S. (2020). Characterization of the Friction Coefficient of Aluminum Alloy 6061 in Ultra-Precision Machining. Metals, 10(3), 336.
 
22. Wang, S., Cheung, C. F., Kong, L., & Ren, M. (2020). Fiducial-aided calibration of a displacement laser probing system for in-situ measurement of optical freeform surfaces on an ultra-precision fly-cutting machine. Optics Express, 28(19), 27415-27432.
 
23.       Wang, S., Cheung, B., & Ren, M. (2020). Uncertainty analysis of a fiducial-aided calibration and positioning system for precision manufacturing of optical freeform optics. Measurement Science and Technology, 31(6), 065012.
 
24. Xu, P., Cheung, C. F., Wang, C., & Zhao, C. (2020). Novel hybrid robot and its processes for precision polishing of freeform surfaces. Precision Engineering, 64, 53-62.
 
25.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2020). Energy consumption modeling of ultra-precision machining and the experimental validation. Energy, 196, 117018.
 
26. Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2020). Preliminary investigation on ultra-precision diamond turning of titanium alloys using thermoelectric cooler fixture. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 58, 187-192.
 
27.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2020). Sustainable ultra-precision machining of titanium alloy using intermittent cutting. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology, 7(2), 361-373.
 
28. Yip, W. S., To, S., & Zhou, H. (2020). Social network analysis for optimal machining conditions in ultra-precision manufacturing. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 56, 93-103.
 
29.       Zhang, G., Ran, J., To, S., Wu, X., Huang, P., & Kuz’min, M. P. (2020). Size effect on surface generation of multiphase alloys in ultra-precision fly cutting. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 60, 23-36.
 
30. Zhang, S., Guo, P., Xiong, Z., & To, S. (2020). Cyclic shear angle for lamellar chip formation in ultra-precision machining. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 234(13), 2673-2680.
 
31.       Zhao, C., Cheung, C. F., & Xu, P. (2020). High-efficiency sub-microscale uncertainty measurement method using pattern recognition. ISA transactions, 101, 503-514.
 
32. Zhao, C., Cheung, C. F., & Xu, P. (2020). Optical nanoscale positioning measurement with a feature-based method. Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 134, 106225.
 
33.       Zhao, Z., To, S., Zhu, Z., & Yin, T. (2020). A theoretical and experimental investigation of cutting forces and spring back behaviour of Ti6Al4V alloy in ultraprecision machining of microgrooves. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 169, 105315.
 
34. Zhong, H., Zhu, Z., Lin, J., Cheung, C. F., Lu, V. L., Yan, F., ... & Li, G. (2020). Reusable and recyclable graphene masks with outstanding superhydrophobic and photothermal performances. ACS nano, 14(5), 6213-6221.
 
35.       Zhong, H., Zhu, Z., You, P., Lin, J., Cheung, C. F., Lu, V. L., ... & Li, G. (2020). Plasmonic and superhydrophobic self-decontaminating N95 respirators. ACS nano, 14(7), 8846-8854.
 
36. Zhou, H., Yip, W. S., Ren, J., & To, S. (2020). An interaction investigation of the contributing factors of the bullwhip effect using a bi-level social network analysis approach. IEEE Access, 8, 208737-208752.
 
37.       Zhu, Z., Chen, L., Huang, P., Schönemann, L., Riemer, O., Yao, J., To, S. & Zhu, W. L. (2020). Design and Control of a Piezoelectrically Actuated Fast Tool Servo for Diamond Turning of Microstructured Surfaces. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 67(8), 6688-6697.
 

Journal paper - 2019

1.       Gao, W., Haitjema, H., Fang, F. Z., Leach, R. K., Cheung, C. F., Savio, E., & Linares, J. M. (2019). On-machine and in-process surface metrology for precision manufacturing. CIRP Annals, 68(2), 843-866.
 
2. Han, J., Li, L., & Lee, W. (2019). Machining of Lenticular Lens Silicon Molds with a Combination of Laser Ablation and Diamond Cutting. Micromachines, 10(4), 250.
 
3.       Hu, K., Lo, S. L., Wu, H., & To, S. (2019). Study on influence of ultrasonic vibration on the ultra-precision turning of Ti6Al4V alloy based on simulation and experiment. IEEE access, 7, 33640-33651.
 
4. Ji, R., Zheng, Q., Liu, Y., To, S., Yip, W. S., Yang, Z., Jin, H., Wang, H., Cai, B. & Cheng, W. (2019). An investigation of mechanical-thermal coupling treatment on material properties, surface roughness, and cutting force of Inconel 718. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 105(5-6), 1917-1931.
 
5.       Kong, L.B., Ma, Y., Ren, M.J., Xu, M., & Cheung, C.F. (2019). Generation and characterization of ultra-precision compound freeform surfaces. Science Progress, 0036850419880112.
 
6. Li, G., Mo, X., Wang, Y., Chan, C. Y., & Chan, K. C. (2019). All 3D‐Printed Superhydrophobic/Oleophilic Membrane for Robotic Oil Recycling. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 6(18), 1900874.
 
7.       Li, L., Chan, M. K., Lee, W. B., Ng, M. C., & Chan, K. L. (2019). Modeling and experimental performance analysis of a novel heating system and its application to glass hot embossing technology. Optics letters, 44(14), 3454-3457.
 
8. Liu, M. Y., Cheung, C. F., Feng, X., Ho, L. T., & Yang, S. M. (2019). Gaussian process machine learning-based surface extrapolation method for improvement of the edge effect in surface filtering. Measurement, 137, 214-224.
 
9.       Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F., Feng, X.B., & Wang, C.J. (2019). Diamond machining of freeform-patterned surfaces on precision rollers. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 103(9-12), 4423-4431.
 
10. Shen, X., Bai, P., Yang, X., Zhang, X., & To, S. (2019). Low Frequency Sound Absorption by Optimal Combination Structure of Porous Metal and Microperforated Panel. Applied Sciences, 9(7), 1507.
 
11.       Sun, Z., To, S., & Wang, S. (2019). An analytical force model for ultra-precision diamond sculpturing of micro-grooves with textured surfaces. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 160, 129-139.
 
12. Sun, Z., To, S., & Yu, K. M. (2019). An investigation in the ultra-precision fly cutting of freeform surfaces on brittle materials with high machining efficiency and low tool wear. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 101(5-8), 1583-1593.
 
13.       Sun, Z., To, S., & Yu, K. M. (2019). Feasibility investigation on ductile machining of single-crystal silicon for deep micro-structures by ultra-precision fly cutting. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 45, 176-187.
 
14. Sun, Z., To, S., Zhang, G., & Zhang, S. (2019). Flexible fabrication of micro-optics arrays with high-aspect-ratio by an offset-tool-servo diamond machining system. Optics express, 27(7), 9631-9646.
 
15.       Wang, S.X., Cheung, C. F., & Liu, M.Y. (2019). A fiducial-aided data fusion method for the measurement of multiscale complex surfaces. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 103(1-4), 1381-1389.
 
16. Xu, L., He, X., & Shen, X. (2019). Improving Energy Recovery Rate of the Regenerative Braking System by Optimization of Influencing Factors. Applied Sciences, 9(18), 3807.
 
17.       Xu, P., Cheung, C.F., & Li, B. (2019). A Complete, Continuous, and Minimal Product of Exponentials-Based Model for Five-Axis Machine Tools Calibration With a Single Laser Tracker, an R-Test, or a Double Ball-Bar. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 141(4).
 
18. Yang, F., Shen, X., Bai, P., Zhang, X., Li, Z., & Yin, Q. (2019). Optimization and Validation of Sound Absorption Performance of 10-Layer Gradient Compressed Porous Metal. Metals, 9(5), 588.
 
19.       Yang, H. P., Zhang, X., Chen, P., Fu, M. W., Wang, G. C., & To, S. (2019). Investigation on the enhanced maximum strain rate sensitivity (m) superplasticity of Mg-9Li-1Al alloy by a two-step deformation method. Materials Science and Engineering: A, 764, 138219.
 
20. Yang, X., Bai, P., Shen, X., To, S., Chen, L., Zhang, X., & Yin, Q. (2019). Optimal design and experimental validation of sound absorbing multilayer microperforated panel with constraint conditions. Applied Acoustics, 146, 334-344.
 
21.       Yang, X., Chen, L., Shen, X., Bai, P., To, S., Zhang, X., & Li, Z. (2019). Optimization of geometric parameters of the standardized multilayer microperforated panel with finite dimension. Noise Control Engineering Journal, 67(3), 197-209.
 
22. Yang, X., Shen, X., Bai, P., He, X., Zhang, X., Li, Z., Chen, L. & Yin, Q. (2019). Preparation and characterization of gradient compressed porous metal for high-efficiency and thin-thickness acoustic absorber. Materials, 12(9), 1413.
 
23.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Control of the ductile and brittle behavior of titanium alloys in diamond cutting by applying a magnetic field. Scientific reports, 9(1), 1-9.
 
24. Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Effects of magnetic field on microstructures and mechanical properties of titanium alloys in ultra-precision diamond turning. Materials Research Express, 6(5), 056553.
 
25.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Reduction of Minimum Cutting Thickness of Titanium Alloys in Micro Cutting by a Magnetic Field Assistance. IEEE Access, 7, 152034-152041.
 
26. Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Reduction of tool tip vibration in single-point diamond turning using an eddy current damping effect. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 103(5-8), 1799-1809.
 
27.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Sustainable ultra-precision machining of titanium alloy using intermittent cutting. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology, 1-13.
 
28. Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2019). Theoretical and experimental investigations of tool tip vibration in single point diamond turning of titanium alloys. Micromachines, 10(4), 231.
 
29.       Yip, W. S., To, S., & Wang, W. K. (2019). Design of an optical lens for LED lighting using a hybrid principal components analysis–Taguchi method. Lighting Research & Technology, 51(5), 788-802.
 
30. Zhang, G., Dai, Y., To, S., Wu, X., & Lou, Y. (2019). Tool interference at workpiece centre in single-point diamond turning. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 151, 1-12.
 
31.       Zhang, G., To, S., Wu, X., & Lou, Y. (2019). Steady tool wear and its influence on tool geometry in ultra-precision fly cutting of CuZn30. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 101(9-12), 2653-2662.
 
32. Zhang, Q., Guo, N., Chen, Y., & To, S. (2019). Effects of binder concentration on the nanometric surface characteristics of WC-Co materials in ultra-precision grinding. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 85, 105048.
 
33.       Zhang, Q., Zhang, Z., Su, H., Zhao, Q., & To, S. (2019). Role of Si in the Surface Damage Mechanism of RB-SiC/Si Under Mechanical Loading. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 28(1), 254-262.
 
34. Zhang, S., Li, Z., Xiong, Z., & To, S. (2019). A theoretical and experimental study of forced spindle vibration under unbalanced magnetic forces in ultra-precision machining. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 103(9-12), 4689-4694.
 
35.       Zhang, S., Li, Z., Xiong, Z., & To, S. (2019). Microwave formation mechanisms in surface generation of ultra-precision machining. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 104(1-4), 1239-1244.
 
36. Zhang, S., Zhou, Y., Zhang, H., Xiong, Z., & To, S. (2019). Advances in ultra-precision machining of micro-structured functional surfaces and their typical applications. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture.
 
37.       Zhao, C., Cheung, C. F., & Liu, M. (2019). Nanoscale measurement with pattern recognition of an ultra-precision diamond machined polar microstructure. Precision Engineering, 56, 156-163.
 
38. Zhao, Z., To, S., & Wang, J. (2019). Effects of grains and twins on deformation of commercial pure titanium in ultraprecision diamond turning. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 271, 10-22.
 
39.       Zhao, Z., To, S., & Zhuang, Z. (2019). Serrated Chips Formation in Micro Orthogonal Cutting of Ti6Al4V Alloys with Equiaxial and Martensitic Microstructures. Micromachines, 10(3), 197.
 
40. Zhao, Z., To, S., Sun, Z., Ji, R., & Yu, K. M. (2019). Microstructural effects of Ti6Al4V alloys modified by electropulsing treatment on ultraprecision diamond turning. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 39, 58-68.
 
41.       Zhao, Z., To, S., Xiao, G., & Jelenković, E. V. (2019). Effects of cutting angles on deformation of single crystal silicon in plunge cutting along< 1 0 0> direction. Materials Letters, 253, 234-237.
 
42. Zhao, Z., To, S., Yip, W. S., & Zhuang, Z. (2019). A rapid method for grain growth of Ti6Al4V alloy and its machinability. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 104(5-8), 2347-2361.
 
43.       Zhao, Z., Zengwen, D., & Wu, H. (2019). Effect of particle size on the ultraprecision polishing process of titanium alloy Ti6Al4V. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 233(13), 4490-4496.
 
44. Zhou, J., Li, L., Ng, M. C., & Lee, W. B. (2019). Effect of molding machine’s stiffness on the thickness of molded glass rings. International Journal of Applied Glass Science, 10(4), 584-597.
 
45.       Zhu, Z., Chen, L., Huang, P., Schönemann, L., Riemer, O., Yao, J., To, S. & Zhu, W. L. (2019). Design and control of a piezoelectrically actuated fast tool servo for diamond turning of micro-structured surfaces. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics.
 
46. Zhu, Z., To, S., Tong, Z., Zhuang, Z., & Jiang, X. (2019). Modulated diamond cutting for the generation of complicated micro/nanofluidic channels. Precision Engineering, 56, 136-142.
 
47.       Zhu, Z., To, S., Zhu, W. L., Huang, P., & Zhou, X. (2019). Cutting forces in fast-/slow tool servo diamond turning of micro-structured surfaces. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 136, 62-75.
 
48. Zhu, Z., Tong, Z., To, S., & Jiang, X. (2019). Tuned diamond turning of micro-structured surfaces on brittle materials for the improvement of machining efficiency. CIRP Annals, 68(1), 559-562.
 
49.       Chen, S.S., Cheung, C. F., Zhang, F.H., & Liu, M.Y. (2019). Optimization of Tool Path for Uniform Scallop-Height in Ultra-precision Grinding of Free-form Surfaces. Nanomanufacturing and Metrology, 2(4), 215-224.
 
50. Fang, F., Zhang, N., Guo, D., Ehmann, K., Cheung, B., Liu, K., & Yamamura, K. (2019). Towards atomic and close-to-atomic scale manufacturing. International Journal of Extreme Manufacturing, 1(1), 012001.
 

Journal paper - 2018

1.       Cao, Z. C., Cheung, C. F., & Liu, M. Y. (2018). Model-based self-optimization method for form correction in the computer controlled bonnet polishing of optical freeform surfaces. Optics express, 26(2), 2065-2078.
 
2. Chen, S. S., Cheung, C. F., & Zhang, F. H. (2018). An experimental and theoretical analysis of surface generation in the ultra-precision grinding of hard and brittle materials. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 97(5-8), 2715-2729.
 
3.       Chen, S.S., Cheung, C. F., Zhang, F.H., & Zhao, C.Y. (2018). Three-dimensional modelling and simulation of vibration marks on surface generation in ultra-precision grinding. Precision Engineering, 53, 221-235.
 
4. Cheung, C. F., Liu, M. Y., Leach, R., Feng, X. B. and Zhao, C. Y. (2018) “Hierarchical-information-based Characterization of Multiscale Structured Surfaces”, CIRP Annals, 67(1), 539-542.
 
5.       Cheung, C. F., Wang, C. J., Cao, Z. C., Ho, L. T., & Liu, M. Y. (2018). Development of a multi-jet polishing process for inner surface finishing. Precision Engineering, 52, 112-121.
 
6. Cheung, C. F., Wang, C.J., Ho, L. T., & Chen, J.B. (2018). Curvature-adaptive multi-jet polishing of freeform surfaces. CIRP Annals, 67(1), 357-360.
 
7.       Gu, W., Zhu, Z., Zhu, W. L., Lu, L., To, S., & Xiao, G. (2018). Identification of the critical depth-of-cut through a 2D image of the cutting region resulting from taper cutting of brittle materials. Measurement Science and Technology, 29(5), 055003.
 
8. Han, J. D., Li, L. H., & Lee, W. B. (2018). Investigation on the effects of laser heating on surface quality of OFHC copper in diamond cutting process. Precision Engineering, 54, 294-301.
 
9.       Huang, P., To, S., & Zhu, Z. (2018). Diamond turning of micro-lens array on the roller featuring high aspect ratio. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 1-7.
 
10. Jelenković, E. V., To, S., Chen, L., Xiao, G., Zhao, Z., & Tang, C. Y. (2018). Cutting properties of deposited amorphous silicon in ultra-precision machining. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 28(9), 095013.
 
11.       Ji, R., Liu, Y., To, S., Jin, H., Yip, W. S., Yang, Z., Zheng C.& Cai, B. (2018). Efficient fabrication of gradient nanostructure layer on surface of commercial pure copper by coupling electric pulse and ultrasonics treatment. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 764, 51-61.
 
12. Li, D., Cheung, C. F., Wang, B., & Liu, M.Y. (2018). A study of a priori knowledge-assisted multi-scopic metrology for freeform surface measurement. Procedia CIRP, 75, 337-342.
 
13.       Li, L. H., Yu, N. H., Chan, C. Y., & Lee, W. B. (2018). Al6061 surface roughness and optical reflectance when machined by single point diamond turning at a low feed rate. PloS one, 13(4), e0195083.
 
14. Liu, M. Y., Cheung, C. F., Feng, X., Wang, C. J., & Leach, R. K. (2018). A self-calibration rotational stitching method for precision measurement of revolving surfaces. Precision Engineering, 54, 60-69.
 
15.       Ren, M.J, Cheung, C.F., & Xiao, G.B. (2018). Gaussian Process Based Bayesian Inference System for Intelligent Surface Measurement. Sensors, 18(11), 4069.
 
16. Sun, Z., & To, S. (2018). Effect of machining parameters and tool wear on surface uniformity in micro-milling. Micromachines, 9(6), 268.
 
17.       Sun, Z., To, S., & Yu, K. M. (2018). One-step generation of hybrid micro-optics with high-frequency diffractive structures on infrared materials by ultra-precision side milling. Optics express, 26(21), 28161-28177.
 
18. Sun, Z., To, S., & Zhang, S. (2018). A novel ductile machining model of single-crystal silicon for freeform surfaces with large azimuthal height variation by ultra-precision fly cutting. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 135, 1-11.
 
19.       Sun, Z., To, S., Zhang, S., & Zhang, G. (2018). Theoretical and experimental investigation into non-uniformity of surface generation in micro-milling. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 140, 313-324.
 
20. Tang, H., Gao, J., Chen, X., Yu, K. M., To, S., He, Y., Chen, X., Zeng, Z., He, S., Chen, C. & Li, Y. (2018). Development and repetitive-compensated PID Control of a nanopositioning stage with large-stroke and decoupling property. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 65(5), 3995-4005.
 
21.       To, S., Jelenković, E. V., Goncharova, L. V., & Wong, S. F. (2018). Mechanical characteristics of hydrogen-implanted crystalline silicon after post-implantation annealing. Vacuum, 152, 40-46.
 
22. Wang, S.X., Cheung, C.F., Ren, M.J., & Liu, M.Y. (2018). Fiducial-aided on-machine positioning method for precision manufacturing of optical freeform surfaces. Optics express, 26(15), 18928-18943.
 
23.       Wang, S.X., Cheung, C.F., Ren, M.J., & Liu, M.Y. (2018). Fiducial-Aided Robust Positioning of Optical Freeform Surfaces. Micromachines, 9(2), 52.
 
24. Xiao, G.B., Ren, M.J., & To, S. (2018). A Study of Mechanics in Brittle–Ductile Cutting Mode Transition. Micromachines, 9(2), 49.
 
25.       Yang, G., Li, L., Lee, W. B., & Ng, M. C. (2018). Structure of graphene and its disorders: a review. Science and technology of advanced materials, 19(1), 613-648.
 
26. Yang, G., Li, L., Lee, W. B., Ng, M. C., & Chan, C. Y. (2018). Investigation of the heating behavior of carbide-bonded graphene coated silicon wafer used for hot embossing. Applied Surface Science, 435, 130-140.
 
27.       Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2018). Ductile and brittle transition behavior of titanium alloys in ultra-precision machining. Scientific reports, 8(1), 3934.
 
28. Yip, W. S., & To, S. (2018). Sustainable manufacturing of ultra-precision machining of titanium alloys using a magnetic field and its sustainability assessment. Sustainable Materials and Technologies, 16, 38-46.
 
29.       Yuan, W., Li, L. H., Lee, W. B., & Chan, C. Y. (2018). Fabrication of microlens array and its application: a review. Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 31(1), 16.
 
30. Zhang, B. F., Liu, K., Zhou, Y., To, S., & Tu, J. Y. (2018). Active drag reduction of a high-drag Ahmed body based on steady blowing. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 856, 351-396.
 
31.       Zhang, Q., Fu, Y., Su, H., Zhao, Q., & To, S. (2018). Surface damage mechanism of monocrystalline silicon during single point diamond grinding. Wear, 396, 48-55.
 
32. Zhang, Q., Zhao, Q., Su, H., & To, S. (2018). A systematic investigation on the diamond wear mechanism during the dry scratching of WC/Co. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 70, 184-190.
 
33.       Zhang, Q., Zhao, Q., To, S., Guo, B., & Rao, Z. (2018). Precision machining of ‘water-drop’surface by single point diamond grinding. Precision Engineering, 51, 190-197.
 
34. Zhang, S. J., To, S., & Rao, X. X. (2018). Effects of cutting speed on phase changes in ultra-precision raster milling of Zn–Al alloy. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 232(1), 31-41.
 
35.       Zhang, S., Yu, J., To, S., & Xiong, Z. (2018). A theoretical and experimental study of spindle imbalance induced forced vibration and its effect on surface generation in diamond turning. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 133, 61-71.
 
36. Zhao, C.Y., & Cheung, C. F. (2018). Theoretical and experimental investigation of the effect of the machining process chain on surface generation in ultra-precision fly cutting. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 99(9-12), 2819-2831.
 
37.       Zhao, C.Y., Cheung, C.F., & Liu, M.Y. (2018). Integrated polar microstructure and template-matching method for optical position measurement. Optics express, 26(4), 4330-4345.
 
38. Zhao, Z., & To, S. (2018). An investigation of resolved shear stress on activation of slip systems during ultraprecision rotary cutting of local anisotropic Ti-6Al-4V alloy: Models and experiments. International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 134, 69-78.
 
39.       Zhu, Z., To, S., Li, Y., Zhu, W. L., & Bian, L. (2018). External force estimation of a piezo-actuated compliant mechanism based on a fractional order hysteresis model. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 110, 296-306.
 
40. Zhu, Z., To, S., Zhu, W. L., Li, Y., & Huang, P. (2018). Optimum design of a piezo-actuated triaxial compliant mechanism for nanocutting. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 65(8), 6362-6371.
 

Journal paper - 2017

1.       Fung, K.Y., Tang, C.Y., Cheung, C.F., “Molecular dynamics analysis of the effect of surface flaws of diamond tools on tool wear in nanometric cutting”, COMPUTATIONAL MATERIALS SCIENCE, Vol. 133 Pages: 60-70, DOI: 10.1016/j.commatsci.2017.03.006 (Jun 1 2017)
 
2. Han, J.D., Li, L.H., Chan, C.Y., Lee, W.B. “Investigation on the formation of surface defects of OFHC copper in diamond micro-grooving process”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 93, Issue 9-12, pp .4133-4141, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-017-0848-2, (Dec 2017)
 
3.      Jelenkovid, E.V., To, S., Goncharova, L.V., Wong, S.F., “Nanoindentation of silicon implanted with hydrogen: effect of implantation dose on silicon’s mechanical properties and nanoindentation-induced phase transformation”, MATERIALS RESEARCH EXPRESS, (Jul 2017)
 
4. Jelenkovic, E.V., To, S., “Suppression of nanoindentation-induced phase transformation in crystalline silicon implanted with hydrogen, ELECTRONIC MATERIALS LETTERS, pp.1-5, DOI: 10.1007/s13391-017-6348-6. (Published online 20 Apr 2017)
 
5.       Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F., Cheng, C.H., Su, R., Leach, R.K., “A Gaussian process and image registration based stitching method for high dynamic range measurement of precision surfaces”, PRECISION ENGINEERING-JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES FOR PRECISION ENGINEERING AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, Vol. 50, pp. 99-106, DOI: 10.1016/j.precisioneng.2017.04.017 (Oct 2017)
 
6. Ren, M.J., Sun, L.J., Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F., Yin, Y.H., Cao, Y.L., “A weighted least square based data fusion method for precision measurement of freeform surfaces”, PRECISION ENGINEERING-JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES FOR PRECISION ENGINEERING AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, Vol. 48, pp. 144-151, DOI: 10.1016/j.precisioneng.2016.11.014 (Apr 2017)
 
7.       Wang, C.J., Cheung, C.F., Ho, L.T., Liu, M.Y., Lee, WB, “A novel multi jet polishing process and tool for high-efficiency polishing”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MACHINE TOOLS AND MANUFACTURE, Vol. 115, pp.60-73, Special Issue: SI, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmachtools.2016.12.006 (Apr 2017)
 
8. Wang, C.J., Cheung, C.F., Liu, M.Y., “Numerical modeling modeling and experimentation of three dimensional material removal characteristics in fluid jet polishing”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL SCIENCES, Vol. 133, pp. 568-577, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2017.09.018 (Nov 2017)
 
9.       Wang, C.J., Cheung, C.F., Liu, M.Y., Lee, W.B., “Fluid jet-array parallel machining of optical microstructure array surfaces”, Optics express, Vol. 25, Issue 19, pp.22710- 22725, Doi.org/10.1364/OE.25.022710 (Sep 2017).
 
10. Yang, G., Li, L.H., Lee, W.B., Ng, M.C., Chan, C.Y., “Investigation of the heating behavior of carbide-bonded graphene coated silicon wafer used for hot embossing”, APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE, Vol. 435, pp:130-140, Doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2017.11.050. (Available online Nov 2017)
 
11.       Yip, W. S., To, S., “Tool life enhancement in dry diamond turning of titanium alloys using an eddy current damping and a magnetic field for sustainable manufacturing”, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, Vol. 168, pp. 929-939 (Dec 2017)
 
12. Yip, W.S., To, S., “Reduction of material swelling and recovery of titanium alloys in diamond cutting by magnetic field assistance”, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, Vol. 722, pp. 525-531 (Oct 2017)
 
13.       Yip, W. S., To, S., “An application of eddy current damping effect on single point diamond turning of titanium alloys”, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS D-APPLIED PHYSICS, Vol. 50, Issue: 43, Article Number: 435002 (Nov 2017)
 
14.       Yu, N.H., Chan, C.Y., Li, L.H., Lee, W.B., “Spectral analysis of surface roughness features of a lapped ultraprecision single-point diamond machined surface”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 88, Issue 5-8, pp. 1407-1415, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-8684-3 (Feb 2017)
 
15. Yuan, W., Chan, C.Y., Li, L.H., Lee, W.B., “Investigation of the surface profile along the cutting trajectory and its correlation with cutting forces in single point diamond turning”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 89, Issue 5-8, pp: 1327-1338, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-9087- 1 (Mar 2017)
 
16.       Zhao, Q.L., Zhang, Q.L., To, S., Guo, B., “Surface damage mechanism of monocrystalline Si under mechanical loading”, JOURNAL OF ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, Vol. 46, Issue 3, pp. 1862-1868, DOI: 10.1007/s11664-016-5251-5. (Mar 2017)
 
17.       Zhang, Q.L., Zhao, Q.L., To, S., Guo, B., “Application of X-ray diffraction to study the grinding induced surface damage mechanism of WC/Co”, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REFRACTORY METALS AND HARD MATERIALS, Vol. 64, pp. 205-209, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2016.11.006. (Apr 2017)
 
18.       Zhang, Q.L., Zhao, Q.L., To, S., Guo, B., Zhai, W.J., “Diamond wheel wear mechanism and its impact on the surface generation in parallel diamond grinding of RB-SiC/Si”, DIAMOND AND RELATED MATERIALS, Vol. 74, pp. 16-23, DOI: 10.1016/j.diamond.2017.01.019. (Apr 2017)
 
19.       Zhang, X.D., Li, L.L., Li, Z.X., Chan, C.Y., Zhu, L.L., Lee, WB, Fang, FZ, “Highly uniform manufacturing method for large-area microlens arrays”, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology Volume 95, Issue 1–4, pp 99–108, doi:10.1007/s00170-017-1107-2 (Available online Oct 2017)
 
20.       Zhu, Z.W., To, S., Ehmann, Kornel F., Zhou, X.Q., “Design, analysis, and realization of a novel piezoelectrically actuated rotary spatial vibration system for micro-/nano- machining”, IEEE-ASME TRANSACTIONS ON MECHATRONICS, DOI:10.1109/TMECH.2017.2682983, Vol. 22, Issue: 3, pp. 1227- 1237. (Jun 2017)
 

Journal paper - 2016

1.       Cao, Z.C., Cheung, C.F. “Multi-scale modelling and simulation of material removal characteristics in computer-controlled bonnet polishing”, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Vol. 106, pp.147-156 (Feb 2016).
 
2. Cao, Z.C., Cheung, C.F. “An experimental investigation of effect of process parameters on materials removal characteristics in fluid jet polishing”, Key Engineering Materials, Vol.679, pp.91-96 (2016).
 
3.      Cao, Z.C., Cheung, C.F., Ren M.J. “Modelling and characterization of surface generation in fluid jet polishing”, Precision Engineering- Journal of the International Societies for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology, Vol.43, pp.406–417 (Jan 2016).
 
4. Cao, Z.C., Cheung, C.F., Zhao X., “A theoretical and experimental investigation of material removal characteristics and surface generation in bonnet polishing”, Wear, Vol. 360-361, pp.137-146 (Aug 2016).
 
5.       Chan, C.Y., Li, L.H., Lee, W.B., Yuan, W., Liu, Y.H., “Research on light field imaging based on compound eye ultra-precision machining”, Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Vol, 52, No. 17, pp.50-57. (2016)
 
6. Chen, S.S., Cheung, C.F., Zhao, C.Y., Zhang, Z.F., “Simulated and measured surface roughness in high-speed grinding of silicon carbide wafers”, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology pp. 1-12, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-9805-8. (Published online Nov 2016)
 
7.       Cheng, C.T., Zhang, G., To, S., “Wetting characteristics of bare micro-patterned cyclic olefin copolymer surfaces fabricated by ultra-precision raster milling”, RSC Advances, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 1562-1570. (2016) (Impact factor: 3.485)
 
8. Jelenkovic, Emil V., To, S., Sundaravel, B., Xiao, G.B., Huang, H., “Micro-cutting of silicon implanted with hydrogen and post-implantation thermal treatment”, Applied Physics A- Materials Science and Processing, Vol. 122, No. 7, Article No. UNSP 708, DOI: 10.1007/s00339-016-0227-0. (Jul 2016)
 
9.       Kong, L.B., Cheung, C.F., Lee, W.B., To, S., Wang, S.J., Liu, M.Y., “A study of tool path generation for machining of precision roller with wavy patterned microstructures by slow tool servo”, Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 679, pp. 191-197, DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.679.191. (Published online Feb 2016)
 
10. Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F., Cheng, C.H., Lee, W.B., “A gaussian process data modelling and maximum likelihood data fusion method for multi-sensor CMM measurement of freeform surfaces”, Applied Sciences-Basel, Vol. 6, No. 409; 22pp, doi:10.3390/app6120409. (2016)
 
11.       Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F. Ren, M.J., Cheng, C.H., Kong, L.B., Lee, W.B., A framework of data fusion algorithm for precision measurement of multiscale surfaces, Key Engineering Materials, ISSN: 1662- 9795, Vol. 679, pp 155-161, doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.679.155. (2016)
 
12. Liu, M.Y., Cheung, C.F., Whitehouse, D., Cheng, C.H., “An autonomous multisensor in situmetrology system for enabling high dynamic range measurement of 3D surfaceson precision machine tools”, Measurement Science and Technology, Vol. 27, Article No 115015 (8pp). (Oct 2016)
 
13.       To, S, Zhu, Z.W., Wang, H.T., “Virtual spindle based tool servo diamond turning of discontinuously structured microoptics arrays”, CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 65, Issue 1, pp. 475–478 (2016).
 
14.       Wang, C.J., Cheung, C.F., Ho, L.T., Liu, M.Y., Lee, W.B., “A novel multi-jet polishing process and tool for high-efficiency polishing”, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, Vol. 115, pp. 60–73 (Published online Dec 2016)
 
15. Wu, H.B., To, S., “Effects of electropulsing treatment on material properties and ultra- precision machining of titanium alloy, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 82, No. 9-12, pp. 2029-2036, DOI10.1007/s00170- 015-7379-5 (Feb 2016)
 
16.       Zhang, G.Q., Du, J.J., To, S., “Calibration of a small size hexapod machine tool using coordinate measuring machine”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part E- Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 230, No. 3, pp. 183-197, DOI: 10.1177/0954408914544203. (Jun 2016)
 
17.       Zhang, G.Q., To, S. “An in-process tool wear evaluation approach for ultra-precision fly cutting”, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol, 86, No. 1, pp.169-177. (Sep 2016)
 
18.       Zhang, G.Q., To, S., Zhang, S.J., “Evaluation for tool flank wear and its influences on surface roughness in ultra-precision raster fly cutting”, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Vol. 118, pp.125-134. (2016)
 
19.       Zhang, G.Q., To, S., Zhang, S.J., “Relationships of tool wear characteristics to cutting mechanics, chip formation, and surface quality in ultra-precision fly cutting”, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Doi:10.1007/s00170- 015-7483-6. Vol 83, Issue 1, pp 133-144/ (Mar 2016)
 
20.       Zhang, G.Q., To, S., Zhang, S.J., Zhu, Z.W., “Case study of surface micro-waves in ultra-precision raster fly cutting”, Precision Engineering, Vol. 46, pp. 393-398, DOI:10.1016/j.precisioneng.2016.06.009 (Oct 2016)
 
21.       Zhang, Q.L., To, S., Zhao, Q.L., Guo, B.G., “Effects of binder addition on the damage mechanism of WC/Co under indentation and high spindle speed grinding (HSSG)”, International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, Vol. 59, pp. 32-39. (Sep 2016)
 
22.       Zhang, Q.L, To, S., Zhao, Q.L, Guo, B., “Surface generation mechanism of WC/Co and RB-SiC/Si composites under high spindle speed grinding (HSSG)”, International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, Vol. 56, pp. 123-131, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2015.12.002 (Apr 2016)
 
23.       Zhang, Q.L, To, S., Zhao, Q.L, Guo, B., “Surface damage mechanism of WC/Co and RB-SiC/Si composites under high spindle speed grinding (HSSG)”, Materials and Design, Vol. 92, pp. 378-386, DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2015.12.055 (Feb 2016)
 
24.       Zhang, Q.L., To, S., Zhao, Q.L., Guo, B., “Recrystallization of amorphized Si during micro-grinding of RB-SiC/Si composites”, Materials Letters. Vol. 172, pp48-51 (Jun 2016)
 
25.       Zhang, Q.L., Zhao, Q.L., To, S.; Guo, B., “A further study of wheel normal grinding of hemisphere couples on TiC-based cermet”, International Journal of AdvancedManufacturing Technology, Vol. 87, No. 9-12, pp. 2593-2602, DOI: 10.1007/s00170- 016-8652-y. (Published online Mar 2016, Published Dec 2016)
 
26.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., “Characteristics of phase changes induced by ultra-precision raster milling at the surface layer of Zn-Al alloy”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture Vol. 230, pp. 1480- 1488 (Aug 2016), DOI: 10.1007/0954405416654193.
 
27.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., “Deformation-induced phase changes of Zn-Al alloy during ultra-precision raster milling”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 88, pp.1755-1761, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-8871-2. (Published online May 2016, Published Feb 2017)
 
28.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., “Spindle vibration influencing form error in ultra-precision diamond machining”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, DOI: 10.1177/0954406216642799. (Apr 2016)
 
29.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., Wang, S.J., Zhang, G.Q., “A new representation with probability distribution for nanometricsurface roughness in ultra-precision machining”, Precision Engineering doi:10.1016/j.precisioneng.2016.02.009, Vol. 45, pp. 445–449 (Jul 2016)
 
30.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., Zhang, G.Q., “Diamond tool wear in ultra-precision machining”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 88, No. 1-4, pp. 613-641, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-8751-9. (Published online Apr 2016, Published Jan 2017)
 
31.       Zhang, S.J., To, S., Zhu, Z.W., Zhang, G.Q., “A review of fly cutting applied to surface generation in ultra-precision machining”, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, Vol. 103, pp.13-27, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmachtools.2016.01.001 (Apr 2016)
 
32.       Zhu, Z. W., To. S., Ehmann, K.F., Xiam, G.B., Zhu, W.L., “A novel diamond micro-/nano-machining process for the generation of hierarchical micro-/nano-structures”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 26 paper no. 035009, 12pp. doi:10.1088/0960-1317/26/3/035009 (Mar 2016)
 
33.       Zhu, Z.W., To, S., Xiao, G., Ehmann, K.F., Zhang, G., “Rotary spatial vibration- assisted diamond cutting of brittle materials”, Precision Engineering, Vol. 44, pp. 211- 219, DOI:10.1016/j.precisioneng.2015.12.007. (Apr 2016)
 
34.       Zhu, Z.W., To, S., Zhang, S., Zhou, X., “High-throughput generation of hierarchical micro/ nanostructures by spatial vibration-assisted diamond cutting”, Advanced Materials Interfaces, Vol. 3, No. 4, DOI: 10.1002/admi.201500477 (Published online Dec 2015, Published Feb 2016)
 
35.       Zhu, Z.W., To, S., Zhou, X.Q., Wang, R.Q., Zhang, X., “Characterization of spatial parasitic motions of compliant mechanisms induced by manufacturing errors”, Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, doi:10.1115/1.4030586, Vol. 8, No. 1, paper no. 011018 (Feb 2016)
 

 

 

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