Cheng Chen, Peidong Xue, Dongfeng Diao*,Graphitization vs tribo-oxidation governing friction behaviors of doped graphene nanocrystalline carbon films, Carbon, 197: 435–443 (2022) (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 11.307)
 Zhiquan Huang, Peidong Xue, Cheng Chen*, Dongfeng Diao, Rapid fabrication of ultra-wear-resistant graphene nanocrystallite film by direct laser writing, Applied Surface Science, 604: 154658 (2022) (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 7.392)
 Peidong Xue1, Zhiquan Huang1, Cheng Chen*, Effect of substrate roughness on the friction and wear behaviors of laser-induced graphene film, Lubricants, 10: 239 (2022) (JCR 2区, IF: 3.584)
 Cheng Chen, Zhixin Zhang, Zhiquan Huang, Nan Jian*, Dongfeng Diao*, Photon excitation effect on formation of graphene nanocrystallites during carbon film growth process. AIP Advances, 12: 055014 (2022) (中科院4区, IF: 1.697)
 Cheng Chen, Xue Fan, Dongfeng Diao*, Ultrasmooth nanocrystalline carbon film induced by low concentration doping: Carbide disorienting graphene nanocrystallite, Carbon, 158: 69-76 (2020) (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 9.594)
 Peidong Xue1, Cheng Chen1, Dongfeng Diao*, Ultra-sensitive flexible strain sensor based on graphene nanocrystallite carbon film with wrinkle structure, Carbon, 147: 227-235 (2019). (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 8.821)
 Cheng Chen, Peidong Xue, Xue Fan, Chao Wang, Dongfeng Diao*, Friction-induced rapid restructuring of graphene nanocrystallite cap layer at sliding surfaces: short run-in period, Carbon, 130：215-221 (2018). (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 7.466)
 Cheng Chen, Xue Fan*, Dongfeng Diao*, Low-energy electron irradiation induced top-surface nanocrystallization of amorphous carbon film, Applied Surface Science, 384:341–347 (2016). (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 3.387)
 Cheng Chen, Chao Wang*, Dongfeng Diao*, Low energy electron irradiation induced carbon etching: Triggering carbon film reacting with oxygen from SiO2 substrate, Applied Physics Letters, 109:053104(2016). (中科院2区, Top期刊, IF: 3.411)
 Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao*, Xue Fan, Lei Yang, Chao Wang, Frictional behavior of carbon film embedded with controlling-sized graphene nanocrystallites, Tribology Letters, 55:429-435 (2014). (中科院2区, IF: 1.793)
 Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao*, Tribological thermostability of carbon film with vertically aligned graphene sheets, Tribology Letters, 50(3):305-311 (2013) (中科院2区, IF: 2.151).
 Peidong Xue, Cheng Chen, Xue Fan*, Dongfeng Diao*, Current-carrying friction in carbon coated ball bearing, Friction, 11(11): 2008–2020 (2023) (中科院1区, IF: 6.8).
 Zhitao Yang, Zelong Hu, Xue Fan*, Cheng Chen, Parallel electricity at friction interface induced fast superlow friction of amorphous carbon films, Applied Surface Science, 577: 151962 (2022) (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 7.392)
 Zelong Hu, Xue Fan*, Cheng Chen, Multiscale frictional behaviors of sp2 nanocrystallited carbon films with different ion irradiation densities, Friction, 9: 1025-1037 (2021). (中科院1区, IF: 6.167)
 Pengfei Wang, Peidong Xue, Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao*, Structural and tribological behaviors of graphene nanocrystallited carbon nitride films. Applied Surface Science, 495: 143591 (2019). (中科院1区, Top期刊, IF: 5.155)
 Chao Wang, Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao*, Top surface modification of carbon film on its structure, morphology and electrical resistivity using electron-ion hybrid irradiation in ECR plasma, Surface and Coatings Technology, 308:50-56(2016) (中科院2区, IF: 2.589)
 Chao Wang, Dongfeng Diao*, Xue Fan, Cheng Chen, Graphene sheets embedded carbon film prepared by electron irradiation in electron cyclotron resonance plasma. Applied Physics Letters, 100: 231909 (2012) (中科院2区, Top期刊, IF:3.794)
 Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao, Improving Tribological property of graphene nanocrystallite carbon film by titanium doping, International Tribology Conference, Sendai, Japan, 2019, 9, 17-21
 Cheng Chen, Peidong Xue, Dongfeng Diao, A key technology for reducing frictional run-in period of amorphous carbon film, 6th World Tribology Congress, Beijing, China, 2017, 9, 17-22
 Cheng Chen, Saizhou Qiu, Dongfeng Diao, Tuning run-in friction behavior of carbon film with graphene nanocrystallite structure, 44th International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films, San Diego, USA, 2017, 4, 24-28.
 Cheng Chen, Dongfeng Diao, Xue Fan, Graphene nanocrystal size effect on frictional behavior of carbon film fabricated by electron irradiation in electron cyclotron resonance plasma, 5th World Tribology Congress, Turin, Italy, 2013, 9, 8-13.