Daoud Research Group



Xie X, Mushtaq F, Wang Q, Daoud WA (2022), The Renaissance of the Zn-Ce Flow Battery: Dual-Membrane Configuration Enables Unprecedentedly High Efficiency, ACS Energy Letters, 7: 3484-3491.


Zhao H, Ren Y, Bo X, Si L, Wei Z, Daoud WA (2022), A novel study on COF-based semi-solid electrolyte for spinel LiNi0. 5Mn1. 5O4 targeting transition metals migration, Scripta Materialia, 223: 115101.



Bo X, Uyanga KA, Wang L, Firdous I, Shi J, Li W, Almardi JM, Fahim M, Liu F, Lyu H, Daoud WA (2022), High power-output and highly stretchable protein-based biomechanical energy harvester, Chemical Engineering Journal, 138714.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2022.138714

Suo J, Liu Y, Wu C, Chen M, Huang Q, Liu Y, Yao K, Chen Y, Pan Q, Chang X, Leung AY, Chan H, Zhang J, Yang Z, Daoud WA,

Li X, Roy AL, Shen J, Yu X, Wang J, Li W (2022), Wide‐Bandwidth Nanocomposite‐Sensor Integrated Smart Mask for Tracking Multiphase Respiratory Activities, Advanced Science, 2203565. https://doi.org/10.1002/advs.202203565


Wang L, Wang Y, Bo X, Wang H, Yang S, Tao X, Zi Y, Yu WW, Li W, Daoud WA (2022), High‐Performance Biomechanical Energy Harvester Enabled by Switching Interfacial Adhesion via Hydrogen Bonding and Phase Separation, Advanced Functional Materials, 2204304. https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202204304

Zhao H, Lam WY, Wang L, Xu H, Daoud WA, He X (2022), The significance of detecting imperceptible physical/chemical changes/reactions in lithium-ion batteries: a perspective, Energy & Environmental Science, 15, 2329-2355.


Fahim M, Firdous I, Tsang SW, Daoud WA (2022), Engineering intrinsic flexibility in polycrystalline perovskite film by grain boundary stitching for high mechanical endurance, Nano Energy, 96, 107058.   


Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Varley RJ, Wang X (2022), Antibacterial textile and the effect of incident light wavelength on its photocatalytic self-cleaning activity, Materials Letters, 132223. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2022.132223

Ao K, Shi J, Zhang X, Daoud WA (2022), Tuning oxygen vacancies in spinel nanosheets for binder-free oxygen cathodes with superior catalytic activity in zinc-air batteries, Journal of Power Sources, 521: 230918.



Wang L, Bian Y, Lim C, Niu Z, Lee P, Chen C, Zhang L, Zi Y, Daoud WA (2022), Solvent-Free Adhesive Ionic Elastomer for Multifunctional Stretchable Electronics, Nano Energy, 91, 106611. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2021.106611




Xie X, Chan C, Daoud WA (2021), NiMoO4 nanorods with rich catalytic sites as superb electrocatalyst for cerium-based flow battery, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 9, 24943–24954. https://doi.org/10.1039/D1TA04584A


Qin Z, Mou J,  Daoud WA, Lin C, et al. (2021),  Biotechnology of Plastic Waste Degradation, Recycling, and Valorization: Current Advances and Future Perspectives, ChemSusChem, 14,  4103-4114https://doi.org/10.1002/cssc.202100752

Firdous I, Fahim M, Wang L, Li WJ, Zi Y, Daoud WA (2021), Boosting current output of triboelectric nanogenerator by two orders of magnitude via hindering interfacial charge recombination, Nano Energy, 89, 106315


Ao K, Daoud WA (2021), Facile controlled formation of CoNi alloy and CoO embedded in N-doped carbon as advanced electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution and zinc-air battery, Electrochimica Acta, 395, 139204.


Fahim M, Firdous I, Zhang W, Daoud WA (2021), Bifunctional interfacial engineering for piezo-phototronic enhanced photovoltaic performance of wearable perovskite solar cells, Nano Energy, 86, 106127.


Sazonov E, Daoud WA (2021), Grand Challenges in Wearable Electronics, Frontiers in Electronics, 2, 668619.


Uyanga K, Daoud WA (2021), Green and sustainable carboxymethyl cellulose-chitosan composite hydrogels: Effect of crosslinker on microstructure, Cellulose, 28, 5493-5512. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-021-03870-2

Uyanga K, Daoud WA (2021), Carboxymethyl cellulose-chitosan composite hydrogel: Modelling and experimental study of the effect of composition on microstructure and swelling response, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 181, 1010-1022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.04.117

Wang L, Bian Y, Lim CKNiu Z, Lee KHP, Chen C, Zhang L, Daoud WA, Zi Y (2021), Tribo-Charge Enhanced Hybrid Air Filter Masks for Efficient Particulate Matter Capture with Greatly Extended Service Life, Nano Energy, 85, 106015.


Uyanga K, Iamphaojeena Y, Daoud WA (2021), Effect of zinc ion concentration on crosslinking of carboxymethyl cellulose sodium-fumaric acid composite hydrogel, Polymer, 225, 123788. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2021.123788


Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2021), Organic Dye Passivation for High-Performance All-Inorganic CsPbI1.5 Br1.5 Perovskite Solar Cells with Efficiency over 14%, Advanced Energy Materials, 11, 2003585. Hot Topic: Solar cell (Wiley-VCH)



Firdous I, Fahim M, Daoud WA (2021), Performance Enhancement of Triboelectric Nanogenerator through Hole and Electron Blocking Layers-Based Interfacial Design, Nano Energy, 82, 105694. 


Schmickler W, Nazmutdinov RR, Wang Q, Daoud WA (2021), Electrochemistry of Ce(IV)/Ce((III) redox couples in mixed solutions for aqueous flow battery: experimental and molecular modelling study, Electrochimica Acta, 368, 137601. 





Wu Y, Luo Y, Qu J, Daoud WA, Qi T (2020), Nanogap and Environmentally Stable Triboelectric Nanogenerators Based on Surface Self-Modified Sustainable Films, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12, 55444-55452. 



Xie X, Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2020), MoO3-Deposited Graphite Felt for High-Performance Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries, ACS Applied Energy Materials, 3, 10463-10476. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.0c01479


Wang L, Wang Y, Han W, Xu G,  Döring A, Daoud WA, XU J, Rogach AL, Xi Y, Zi Y (2020), Carbon Dot Based Composite Films for Simultaneously Harvesting Raindrop Energy and Boosting Solar Energy Conversion Efficiency in Hybrid Cells, ACS Nano, 14, 10359-10369. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acsnano.0c03986

Ao K, Wei Q, Daoud WA (2020), MOF-Derived Sulfide-Based Electrocatalyst and Scaffold for Boosted Hydrogen Production, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12, 33595-33602https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acsami.0c04302

Wang Q, Daoud WA (2020), Aqueous Multi-electron Electrolyte for Hybrid Flow Batteries with High Energy and Power Densities, Journal of Power Sources Advances, 4, 100018. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powera.2020.100018

Uyanga K, Okpozo O, Onyekwere O, Daoud WA (2020), Citric acid crosslinked natural bi-polymer-based composite hydrogels: Effect of polymer ratio and beta-cyclodextrin on hydrogel microstructure, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 154, 104682. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2020.104682

Wu Y, Luo Y, Qu J, Daoud WA, Qi T (2020), Sustainable and Shape-adaptable Liquid Single-electrode Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Biomechanical Energy Harvesting, Nano Energy, 75, 105027.


Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2020), Seed-Assisted Growth for Low Temperature Processed All-Inorganic CsPbIBr2 Solar Cells with Efficiency Over 10%, Small, 16, 2001535https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.202001535

Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2020), Guanidinium Passivation for Air Stable Rubidium Incorporated Cs(1-x)RbxPbI2Br Inorganic Perovskite Solar Cells, Solar RRL, 4, 2000112. https://doi.org/10.1002/solr.202000112

Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2020), Impact of Temperature Dependent Hydration Water on Perovskite Solar Cells, Solar RRL, 4, 1900370. https://doi.org/10.1002/solr.201900370


Smith S, Firdous IWang QEsmalla S, Daoud WA (2019), A two-dimensional model of the vanadium–cerium redox flow battery, Electrochimica Acta, 328, 135019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2019.135019

Wang L, Daoud WA (2019), Hybrid conductive hydrogels for washable human motion energy harvester and self-powered temperature-stress dual sensor, Nano Energy, 66, 104080. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2019.104080

Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2019), Impact of Temperature-Dependent Hydration Water on Perovskite Solar Cells, Solar RRL, 1900370https://doi.org/10.1002/solr.201900370

Wu YLuo Y, Qu J, Daoud WA, Qi T (2019), Liquid single-electrode triboelectric nanogenerator based on graphene oxide dispersion for wearable electronics, Nano Energy, 64, 103948. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2019.103948

Wang Q, Daoud WA (2019), Reaction kinetics of cerium on glassy carbon with in situ electrochemical treatment for cerium-based flow battery,  Electrochimica Acta, 315, 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2019.05.083

Wu Y, Qu J, Daoud WA, Wang L, Qi T (2019), Flexible composite-nanofiber based piezo-triboelectric nanogenerators for wearable electronics, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 13347-13355. https://doi.org/10.1039/c9ta02345c

Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2019), Guanidinium induced phase separated perovskite layer for efficient and highly stable solar cells, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 9486-9496. https://doi.org/10.1039/c9ta01893j

Zhang W, Xiong J, Li J, Daoud WA (2019), Mechanism of Water Effect on Enhancing the Photovoltaic Performance of Triple-Cation Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11, 12699-12708.


Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2019), Investigation of an advanced catalytic effect of cobalt oxide modification on graphite felt as the positive electrode of the vanadium redox flow battery, Journal of Power Sources, 416, 175-183.


Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2019), Binary NiCoO2-modified graphite felt as an advanced positive electrode for vanadium redox flow batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 7, 5589-5600. https://doi.org/10.1039/c8ta09650c

Wang L, Daoud WA (2019), Highly Flexible and Transparent Polyionic-Skin Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Biomechanical Motion Harvesting, Advanced Energy Materials, 9, 1803183. https://doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201803183

Cai T, Li F, Jiang Y, Liu X, Xia X, Wang X, Peng J & 2 others (2019), In situ inclusion of thiocyanate for highly luminescent and stable CH3NH3PbBr3 perovskite nanocrystals, Nanoscale, 11, 1319-1325. 


Wang LYang X, Daoud WA (2019)High power-output mechanical energy harvester based on flexible and transparent Au nanoparticle-embedded polymer matrix, Nano Energy, 55, 433-440.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.10.030


Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2018), Cr2O3-modified graphite felt as a novel positive electrode for vanadium redox flow battery, 

Electrochimica Acta, 290, 176-184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2018.09.023

Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Seyedin S, Wang J, Razal JM, Sun L, Wang X (2018), Tunable photocatalytic selectivity of

TiO2/SiO2 nanocomposites: Effect of silica and isolation approach, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 552, 130. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2018.04.070

Yang X, Daoud WA (2018), Design parameters impact on output characteristics of flexible hybrid energy harvesting generator: Experimental and theoretical simulation based on a parallel hybrid model, Nano Energy, 50, 794-806.


Wang LYang X, Daoud WA (2018), Mechanical energy harvester based on cashmere fibers,  Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 6, 11198-11204. https://doi.org/10.1039/c8ta00909k

Yang XChan SWang L, Daoud WA (2018), Water tank triboelectric nanogenerator for efficient harvesting of water wave energy over a broad frequency range, Nano Energy, 44, 388-398. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.12.025


Wang L, Daoud WA (2017), UV-Induced Photocatalytic Cashmere Fibers, Materials, 10, 1414.


Yang X, Daoud WA (2017), Synergetic Effects in Composite-based Flexible Hybrid Mechanical Energy Harvesting Generator, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 9113 - 9121. https://doi.org/10.1039/C7TA01524K


Zhang W, Xiong J, Jiang L, Wang J, Mei T, Wang X, Gu H & 2 others (2017), ​Thermal Stability-Enhanced and High-Efficiency Planar Perovskite Solar Cells with Interface Passivation, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 38467-38476.


Hu YDaoud WA, Fei B, Chen L, Kwan TH, Lin CSK (2017), Efficient ZnO aqueous nanoparticle catalysed lactide synthesis for poly(lactic acid) fibre production from food waste, Journal of Cleaner Production, 165, 157-167.


Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Afrin T, Sun L, Wang X (2017), Enhanced antimicrobial coating on cotton and its impact on UV protection and physical characteristics, Cellulose, 24, 4003-4015. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-017-1374-y

Chai G, Luo S, Zhou H, Daoud WA (2017), CH3NH3PbI3 - xBrx perovskite solar cells via spray assisted two-step deposition: Impact of bromide on stability and cell performance, Materials and Design, 125, 222-229. 


Huen P, Daoud WA (2017), Advances in hybrid solar photovoltaic and thermoelectric generators, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 72, 1295-1302. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.10.042

Hu YKwan THDaoud WA, Lin CSK (2017),  Continuous ultrasonic-mediated solvent extraction of lactic acid from fermentation broths, Journal of Cleaner Production, 145, 142-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.055

Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2017), Electrochemical enhancement of carbon paper by indium modification for the positive side of vanadium redox flow battery, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 164, A2256-A2261. 



Yang X, Daoud WA (2016), Triboelectric and Piezoelectric Effects in a Combined Tribo-Piezoelectric Nanogenerator Based on an Interfacial ZnO Nanostructure, Advanced Functional Materials, 26, 8194-8201.


Gali NK, Ning ZDaoud WA, Brimblecombe P (2016), Investigation on the mechanism of non-photocatalytically TiO2-induced reactive oxygen species and its significance on cell cycle and morphology, Journal of Applied Toxicology, 36, 1355-1363. https://doi.org/10.1002/jat.3341

Wang Q, Daoud WA (2016), Temperature influence on the reaction kinetics of V(IV)/V(V) in methanesulfonic acid for all-vanadium redox flow battery, Electrochimica Acta, 214, 11-18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2016.08.011

Rivero CP, Hu YKwan TH, Webb C, Theodoropoulos C, Daoud W, Lin CSK (2016), 1 - Bioplastics From Solid WasteCurrent Developments in Biotechnology and Bioengineering: Solid Waste Management, 1-26.


Li L, Nikiforidis G, Leung MKH, Daoud WA (2016), Vanadium microfluidic fuel cell with novel multi-layer flow-through porous electrodes: Model, simulations and experiments, Applied Energy, 177, 729-739.


Luo S, You P, Cai G, Zhou H, Yan F, Daoud WA (2016), The influence of chloride on interdiffusion method for perovskite solar cells, Materials Letters, 169, 236-240. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2016.01.114

Hu YDaoud WA, Cheuk KKL, Lin CSK (2016), Newly developed techniques on polycondensation, ring-opening polymerization and polymer modification: Focus on poly(lactic acid),  Materials, 9, 133. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma9030133

LUO S, Daoud WA (2016), Crystal Structure Formation of CH3NH3PbI3-xClx Perovskite, Materials, 9, 123.



Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Afrin T, Sun L, Wang X (2015), Self-cleaning wool: effect of noble metals and silica on visible-light-induced functionalities of nano TiO2 colloid, Journal of the Textile Institute, 106, 1348-1361.


Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Wang X (2015), Assimilating the photo-induced functions of TiO2-based compounds in textiles: emphasis on the sol-gel process, Textile Research Journal, 85, 1404-1428. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040517514551462

Nikiforidis G, Daoud WA (2015), Indium modified graphite electrodes on highly zinc containing methanesulfonate electrolyte for zinc-cerium redox flow battery, Electrochimica Acta, 168, 394-402. 


Luo S, Daoud WA (2015), Recent progress in organic-inorganic halide perovskite solar cells: mechanisms and material design, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3, 8992-9010. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4ta04953e

Nikiforidis G, Xiang Y, Daoud WA (2015), Electrochemical behavior of carbon paper on cerium methanesulfonate electrolytes for zinc-cerium flow battery, Electrochimica Acta, 157,274-281. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.11.134

Wong A, Daoud WA, Liang H, Szeto YS (2015), Application of rutile and anatase onto cotton fabric and their effect on the NIR reflection/surface temperature of the fabric, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 134, 425-437.


Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Sun L, Wang X (2015), Photostability of wool fabrics coated with pure and modified TiO2 colloids, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 440, 299-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2014.10.032

Wang L, Daoud WA (2015), BiOI/TiO2-nanorod array heterojunction solar cell: Growth, charge transport kinetics and photoelectrochemical properties, Applied Surface Science, 324, 532-537. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2014.10.110

Nikiforidis G, Daoud WA (2015), Thermally modified graphite electrodes for the positive side of the zinc-cerium redox flow battery,  Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 162, A809-A819. https://doi.org/10.1149/2.0041506jes




Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Sun L, Wang X (2014), Visible and UV functionality of TiO2 ternary nanocomposites on cotton, Applied Surface Science, 321, 447-456.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2014.10.018

Afzal S, Daoud WA, Langford SJ (2014), Superhydrophobic and photocatalytic self-cleaning cotton, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2, 18005-18011. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4ta02764g

Nikiforidis G & Daoud WA (2014), Effect of mixed acid media on the positive side of the hybrid zinc-cerium redox flow

battery, Electrochimica Acta, 141, 255-262. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2014.06.142

Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Sun L, Wang X (2014), Reprint of: Photostability of wool fabrics coated with pure and modified

TiO2 colloids, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 447, 191-201. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2015.01.076

Afzal S, Daoud WA, Langford SJ (2014), Exploring the use of dye-sensitisation by visible-light as new approach to self-cleaning textiles, Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, 61, 757-762. https://doi.org/10.1002/jccs.201400050

Bian J, Huang C, Wang L, Hung T, Daoud WA, Zhang R (2014), Carbon dot loading and TiO2 nanorod length dependence of photoelectrochemical properties in carbon dot/TiO2 nanorod array nanocomposites, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 6, 4883-4890. https://doi.org/10.1021/am4059183

Wong A, Daoud WA, Liang H, Szeto YS (2014), The effect of aging and precursor concentration on room-temperature synthesis of nanocrystalline anatase TiO2, Materials Letters, 117, 82-85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2013.11.056


Tung W S, Daoud WA, Henrion G (2013), Enhancement of anatase functionalization and photocatalytic self-cleaning properties of keratins by microwave-generated plasma afterglow, Thin Solid Films, 545: 310-319. 


Pakdel E, Daoud WA (2013), Self-cleaning cotton functionalized with TiO2/SiO2: focus on the role of silica, Journal of colloid and interface science, 401: 1-7.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2013.03.016 

Pakdel E, Daoud WA, Wang X (2013), Self-cleaning and superhydrophilic wool by TiO2/SiO2 nanocomposite, Applied surface science, 275: 397-402. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2012.10.141

Afzal S, Daoud WA, Langford SJ (2013), Visible-light self-cleaning cotton by metalloporphyrin-sensitized photocatalysis, Applied surface science, 275: 36-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2013.01.141

Afzal S, Daoud WA, Langford SJ (2013), Photostable self-cleaning cotton by a copper (II) porphyrin/TiO2 visible-light photocatalytic system, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 5(11): 4753-4759. https://doi.org/10.1021/am400002k

Lopez L, Daoud WA, Dutta D, et al (2013), Effect of substrate on surface morphology and photocatalysis of large-scale TiO2 films, Applied Surface Science, 265: 162-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2012.10.156

Lazar MA, Daoud WA (2013), Achieving selectivity in TiO2-based photocatalysis, RSC advances, 3(13): 4130-4140.



Tung WS, Daoud WA (2012), Nanostructured photocatalysts with enhanced visible-light activity by a low-temperature Sol-Gel process, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 95, 2330-2338. 


Afzal S, Daoud WA, Langford SJ (2012), Self-cleaning cotton by porphyrin-sensitized visible-light photocatalysis, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 4083-4088. https://doi.org/10.1039/c2jm15146d

Lazar MA, Daoud WA (2012), Selective adsorption and photocatalysis of low-temperature base-modified anatase nanocrystals, RSC Advances, 2, 447-452. https://doi.org/10.1039/c1ra00539a


Khajehpour J, Daoud WA, Williams T, Bourgeois L (2011), Laser-induced reversible and irreversible changes in silicon nanostructures: One- and multi-phonon Raman scattering study, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 115, 22131-22137. 


Tung WS, Daoud WA (2011), Self-cleaning fibers via nanotechnology: A virtual reality, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21, 

7858-7869. https://doi.org/10.1039/c0jm03856c

Bingham S, Daoud WA (2011), Recent advances in making nano-sized TiO2 visible-light active through rare-earth metal doping, Journal of Materials Chemistry21, 2041-2050. https://doi.org/10.1039/c0jm02271c



Tung WS, Daoud WA (2010), Self-cleaning surface functionalisation of keratins: Effect of heat treatment and formulation preparation time on photocatalysis and fibres mechanical properties, Surface Engineering, 26, 525-531.


Lopez L, Daoud WA, Dutta D (2010), Preparation of large scale photocatalytic TiO2 films by the sol-gel process, Surface and Coatings Technology, 205, 251-257. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2010.06.028

Cheng SY, Yuen CWM, Kan CW, Cheuk KKL, Daoud WA, Lam PL & Tsoi WY (2010), Influence of atmospheric pressure plasma treatment on various fibrous materials: Performance properties and surface adhesion analysis, Vacuum, 84, 

1466-1470. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vacuum.2010.01.012

Tung WS, Daoud WA (2010), Self-Cleaning Wool: Effect of Formulation Concentration on Low-Stress Mechanical and Surface Properties, Research Journal of Textile and Apparel, 14, 83-88. https://doi.org/10.1108/RJTA-14-02-2010-B010

Daoud WA, Ngan M, Cheuk K (2010), Biodegradable poly(l-lactic acid)-lavender nanocapsules: Synthesis, controlled release, and application in remedy of sleep disorder, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology10, 1255-1260. 


Lazar MA, Tadvani JK, Tung WS, Lopez L & Daoud WA (2010), Nanostructured thin films as functional coatings, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 12, 12017. https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/12/1/01201




Tung WS, Daoud WA (2009), New approach toward nanosized ferrous ferric oxide and Fe3O4-doped titanium dioxide photocatalysts, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 1, 2453-2461. https://doi.org/10.1021/am900418q

Tung WS, Daoud WA, Leung SK (2009), Understanding photocatalytic behavior on biomaterials: Insights from TiO2 concentration, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 339, 424-433. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2009.07.043


Tung WS, Daoud W A (2009), Effect of wettability and silicone surface modification on the self-cleaning functionalization of wool, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 112, 235-243. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.29396


Tung WS, Daoud WA (2009), Photocatalytic self-cleaning keratins: A feasibility study, Acta Biomaterialia, 5, 50-56.





Tung WS, Daoud WA (2008), Photocatalytic formulations for protein fibers: Experimental analysis of the effect of preparation on compatibility and photocatalytic activities, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 326, 283-288.


Daoud WA, Leung SK, Tung WS, Xin JH, Cheuk K, Qi K (2008), Self-cleaning keratins, Chemistry of Materials. 20, 1242-

1244. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm702661k

Daoud WA, Tung WS (2008), Self-cleaning fibers via nanotechnology - a virtual reality, 2008 8th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, IEEE-NANO, 1-24616991. https://doi.org/10.1109/NANO.2008.9



Qi K, Xin JH, Daoud WA, Mak CL (2007), Functionalizing polyester fiber with a self-cleaning property using anatase TiO2 and low-temperature plasma treatment, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 4, 554-563. 


Zhang Y, Li Y, Li G, Huang H, Chan HLW, Daoud WA, Xin JH, Li L (2007), Polyimide-surface-modified silica tubes: Preparation and cryogenic properties, Chemistry of Materials, 19, 1939-1945. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm062540m

Qi K, Chen X, Liu Y, Xin JH., Mak CL, Daoud WA (2007), Facile preparation of anatase/SiO2 spherical nanocomposites and their application in self-cleaning textiles, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 17, 3504-3508.


Zhang YH, Xin JH, Daoud, WA, Hao X (2007), UV-blocking properties of silica/titania hybrid nanocomposites, Key Engineering Materials, 334-335, 1065-1068. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.334-335.1065


Daoud WA, Pang GKH (2006), Direct synthesis of nanowires with anatase and TiO2-B structures at near ambient

conditions, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110, 25746-25750. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp064453n

Daoud WA, Xin JH, Zhang YH, Mak, CL (2006), Pulsed laser deposition of superhydrophobic thin Teflon films on cellulosic fibers, Thin Solid Films, 515, 835-837. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2005.12.245

Daoud WA, Xin JH, Tao X (2006), Synthesis and characterization of hydrophobic silica nanocomposites, Applied Surface Science, 252, 5368-5371. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2005.12.020

Daoud WA, Turner ML (2006), Effect of interfacial properties and film thickness on device performance of bilayer TiO2-poly(1,4-phenylenevinylene) solar cells prepared by spin coating, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 66, 13-20.


Qi K, Daoud WA, Xin JH, Mak CL, Tang W, Cheung WP (2006), Self-cleaning cotton, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 16, 

4567-4574. https://doi.org/10.1039/b610861j

Qi K, Daoud WA, Xin J, Mak CL (2006), Self-cleaning cotton fabrics, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings

920, 135-141. https://doi.org/10.1557/PROC-0920-S06-04



Daoud WA, Xin JH, Zhang Y (2005), Surface functionalization of cellulose fibers with titanium dioxide nanoparticles and their combined bactericidal activities, Surface Science, 599, 69-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.susc.2005.09.038

Daoud WA, Xin JH (2005), Synthesis of single-phase anatase nanocrystallites at near room temperatures, Chemical Communications, 16, 2110-2112. https://doi.org/10.1039/B516529F

Zhang Y, Dang Z, Xin JH, Daoud WA, Ji J, Liu Y, Fei B, Li Y, Yang S, Li LF (2005), Dielectric properties of polyimide-mica hybrid films, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 26, 1473-1477. https://doi.org/10.1002/marc.200500310

Daoud WA, Xin JH, Szeto YS (2005), Polyethylenedioxythiophene coatings for humidity, temperature and strain sensing polyamide fibers, Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, 109, 329-333. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2004.12.067

Zhang Y, Li Y, Fu S, Xin JH, Daoud WA, Li L (2005), Synthesis and cryogenic properties of polyimide-silica hybrid films by sol-gel process, Polymer, 46, 8373-8378. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2005.07.012

Daoud WA, Xin JH, Zhang Y, Qi K (2005), Surface characterization of thin titania films prepared at low temperatures, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 351, 1486-1490. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2005.03.036

Daoud WA, Turner ML (2005), Efficient synthesis of 1,4-dialkoxy and 1,4-dialkyl substituted 2,5-divinylbenzenes via the Stille reaction, Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan, 78, 367-369. https://doi.org/10.1246/bcsj.78.367


Daoud WA, Xin JH (2005), Formation of nanocrystalline anatase coatings on cotton fabrics at low temperature, Ceramic Transactions, 159, 39-45. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118407158.ch5


Daoud WA, Xin JH, Pang GKH (2005), Microstructural evolution of titania nanocrystallites by a hydrothermal treatment: A HRTEM study, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 88, 443-446. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1551-2916.2005.00046.x

Daoud WA, Xin JH (2005), Photocatalytic titania coatings by a low-temparature sol-gel process, Ceramic Transactions, 

158, 29-35. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118407141.ch3

Daoud WA, Xin JH (2005), Surface characterization of low-temperature processed titania coatings produced on cotton fabrics, Ceramic Transactions, 158, 47-52. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118407141.ch5



Daoud WA, Xin JH (2004), Regioregular poly(3-alkylthiophenes): Synthesis, characterization, and application in conductive fabrics, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 93, 2131-2135. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.20695

Wang R, Xin JH, Tao X M, Daoud WA (2004), ZnO nanorods grown on cotton fabrics at low temperature, Chemical Physics Letters, 398, 250-255. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cplett.2004.09.077

Daoud WA, Xin JH, Tao X (2004), Superhydrophobic silica nanocomposite coating by a low-temperature process, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 87, 1782-1784. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1551-2916.2004.01782.x

Daoud WA, Xin JH (2004), Nucleation and growth of anatase crystallites on cotton fabrics at low temperatures, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 87, 953-955. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1551-2916.2004.00953.x

Xin JH, Daoud WA, Kong YY (2004), A new approach to UV-blocking treatment for cotton fabrics, Textile Research

Journal, 74, 97-100. https://doi.org/10.1177/004051750407400202

Daoud WA, Xin JH (2004), Low Temperature Sol-Gel Processed Photocatalytic Titania Coating, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 29, 25-29. https://doi.org/10.1023/B:JSST.0000016134.19752.b4