2019 Publications

Journal Articles

A. Dinsdale, C.M. Fang, Z.P. Que, Z. Fan, Understanding the Thermodynamics and Crystal Structure of Complex Fe Containing Intermetallic Phases Formed on Solidification of Aluminium Alloys, JOM, 71 (2019), 1731-1736, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-019-03380-4

A. Dybalska, D.G. Eskin, J.B. Patel, Optimal Stator Design for Oxide Films Shearing Found by Physical Modelling, In Minerals, Metals and Materials Series, (2019), 181-192, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05728-2_17

A. Miranda, N. Barekar, B.J. McKay, MWCNTs and Its Use in Al-MMCs for Ultra-High Thermal Conductivity Applications: A Review, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 774 (2019), 820-840, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.09.202

C.B. Basak, A. Meduri, H.B. Nadendla, Influence of Ni in High Fe Containing Recyclable Al-Si Cast Alloys, Materials & Design, 182 (2019), 108017, DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2019.108017

C.M. Fang, A. Dinsdale, Z.P. Que, Z. Fan, Intrinsic defects in and electronic properties of θ-Al13Fe4: an ab initio DFT study, JPhys Materials, 2 (2019) 015004, DOI: 10.1088/2515-7639/aaf5d7

D. Herlach, S. Burggraf, M. Reinartz, P.K. Galenko, M. Rettenmayr, Ch.-A. Gandin, H. Henein, A. Mullis, A. Ilbagi, J. Valloton, Dendrite Growth in Undercooled Al-rich Al-Ni Melts Measured on Earth and in Space, Physical Review Materials, 3 (2019), 073402, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.3.073402

D.G. Eskin, I. Tzanakis, F. Wang, G.S.B. Lebon, T. Subroto, K. Pericleous, J. Mi, Fundamental Studies of Ultrasonic Melt Processing, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 52 (2019), 455-67, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2018.12.028

E. Bagherpour, Y. Huang, Z. Fan, Assessment of Self-Piercing Riveted Joints Using the Analytic Hierarchy Process, Metals, 9 (7) (2019), 760, DOI: 10.3390/met9070760

E. Liotti, C. Kirk, I. Todd, K. Knight, S. Hogg, Synchrotron X-ray and Neutron Investigation of the Structure and Thermal Expansion of the Monoclinic Al13Cr2 Phase, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 781 (2019), 1198-1208, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.12.132

E. Lordan, J. Lazaro-Nebreda, Y. Zhang, Z. Fan, Effective Degassing for Reduced Variability in High-Pressure Die Casting Performance, JOM 71 (2019) Issue 2, 824-830, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-018-3186-4

F. Wang, Z. Fan, Characterization of AlN Inclusion Particles Formed in Commercial Purity Aluminium, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, 50 (5) (2019), 2519-2526, DOI: 10.1007/s11661-019-05150-y

G. Liu, S. Ji, Microstructure, Dynamic Restoration and Recrystallization Texture of Sn-Cu after Rolling at Room Temperature, Materials Characterization, 150 (2019), 174-183, DOI: 10.1016/j.matchar.2019.02.032

G. Liu, S. Khorsand, S. Ji, Electrochemical Corrosion Behaviour of Sn-Zn-xBi Alloys Used for Miniature Detonating Cords, Journal of Materials Science & Technology, 35 (2019), 1618-1628, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmst.2019.03.026

G. Salloum-Abou-Jaoude, D.G. Eskin, G.S.B. Lebon, C. Barbatti, P. Jarry, M. Jarrett , Altering the Microstructure Morphology by Ultrasound Melt Processing During 6XXX Aluminium DC-Casting, In Light Metals 2019, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series, (2019), 1605-10, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05864-7_203

G.S.B. Lebon, G. Salloum-Abou-Jaoude, D.G. Eskin, I. Tzanakis, K. Pericleous, P. Jarry, Numerical Modelling of Acoustic Streaming During the Ultrasonic Melt Treatment of Direct-Chill (DC) Casting, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 54 (2019), 171-182, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2019.02.002

G.S.B. Lebon, I. Tzanakis, K. Pericleous, D.G. Eskin, P.S. Grant, The Essential Role of Cavitation Bubble Fraction in Controlling Acoustic Streaming: Relevance to Ultrasonic Liquid Metal Processing, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 55 (2019), 243-255, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2019.01.021

G.S.B. Lebon, I. Tzanakis, K. Pericleous, D.G. Eskin, P.S. Grant, Ultrasonic Liquid Metal Processing: The Essential Role of Cavitation Bubbles in Controlling Acoustic Streaming, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 55 (2019), 243-255, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2019.01.021

H. van Gog, W.F. Li, C.M. Fang, R.S. Koster, M. Dijkstra, M.A. van Huis, Thermal Stability and Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Atomically Thin 2D Transition Metal Oxides, NPJ 2D Materials and Applications (Nature), 3 (18) (2019), DOI: 10.1038/s41699-019-0100-z

I. Tzanakis, G.S.B. Lebon, T. Subroto, D.G. Eskin, K. Pericleous, Acoustic Cavitation Measurements and Modelling in Liquid Aluminium, In Light Metals 2019, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series, 996 (2019), 1533-8, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05864-7_193

J. Lazaro-Nebreda, J.B. Patel, I.T.H. Chang, I.C. Stone, Z. Fan, Solidification Processing of Scrap Al-Alloys Containing High Levels of Fe, In IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 529 (2019), 012059, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/529/1/012059

J. Wang, H. Yang, H. Huang, J. Ruan, S. Ji, In-Situ Mo Nanoparticles Strengthened CoCrNi Medium Entropy Alloy, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 798 (2019), 576-586, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.05.208

J. Wang, H. Yang, H. Huang, J. Ruan, S. Ji, Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of SiC Whisker Reinforced CoCrNi Medium Entropy Alloys, Materials Letters, 254 (2019), 77-80, DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2019.07.033

J. Wang, H. Yang, J. Ruan, Y. Wang, S. Ji, Microstructure and Properties of CoCrNi Medium-Entropy Alloy Produced By Gas Atomization and Spark Plasma Sintering, Journal of Materials Research, 34 (12) (2019), 2126-2136, DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2019.96

J. Wang, H. Yang, Z. Liu, R. Li, J. Ruan, S. Ji, Synergistic Effects of WC Nanoparticles and MC Nanoprecipitates on the Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Fe40Mn40Cr10Co10 Medium-Entropy Alloy, Journal of Materials Research and Technology, 8 (4) (2019), 3550-3564, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmrt.2019.06.031

J. Wang, H. Yang, Z. Liu, S. Ji, R. Li, J. Ruan, A Novel Fe40Mn40Cr10Co10/Sic Medium-Entropy Nanocomposite Reinforced by the Nanoparticles-Woven Architectural Structures, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 772 (2019), 272-279, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.09.050

J.Y. Wang, J.H. Fang, H.L. Yang, Z.L. Liu, R.D. Li, S.X. Ji, Y. Wang, J.M. Ruan, Mechanical properties and wear resistance of medium entropy Fe40Mn40Cr10Co10/TiC composites, Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, 29 (7) (2019), 1484-1494, DOI: 10.1016/S1003-6326(19)65055-7

K. Al-Helal, I.T.H. Chang, J.B. Patel, Z. Fan, Thermomechanical Treatment of High-Shear Melt-Conditioned Twin-Roll Cast Strip of Recycled AA5754 Alloy, JOM, 71 (6) (2019), 2018-2024, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-018-3190-8

K. Al-Helal, J. Lazaro-Nebreda, J.B. Patel, G.M. Scamans, Z. Fan, Melt Conditioned Direct Chill (MC-DC) Casting of AA-6111 Aluminium Alloy Formulated from Incinerator Bottom Ash (IBA), Recycling 4 (3) (2019), 37, DOI: 10.3390/recycling4030037

K. Al-Helal, J.B. Patel, Z. Fan, Melt Conditioning Twin Roll Casting with Thermo-Mechanical Treatment of Recycled AA6111 Alloy, JOM, 71 (5) (2019), 1714-1721, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-018-3189-1

L. J. Yin, S.H. Zhang, H. Wang, X. Jian, X. Wang, X. Xu, M.Z. Liu and C.M. Fang, Direct Observation of Eu Atoms in AlN Lattice and the First-Principles Simulations, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 102 (2019), 310-319, DOI: 10.1111/jace.15912

L. Peng,  G. Zeng, T.C. Su, H. Yasuda, K. Nogita, C.M. Gourlay, Al8Mn5 Particle Settling and Interactions with Oxide Films in Liquid AZ91 Magnesium Alloys, JOM, 71 (7) (2019), 2235-2244, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-019-03471-2

M. Balart, F. Gao, J.B. Patel, F. Miani, Effects of Superheat and Solute Additions on the Grain Size in Binary Copper Alloys, Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis, 8 (4) (2019), 566-572, DOI: 10.1007/s13632-019-00559-8

M. Razavi, Y. Huang, A Magnesium-based Nanobiocomposite Processed by a Novel Technique Combining High Shear Solidification and Hot Extrusion, Recent Patents on Nanotechnology, 13 (2019), 38-48, DOI: 10.2174/1872210513666181231122808

M. Razavi, Y. Huang, Assessment of Magnesium-Based Biomaterials: From Bench to Clinic, Biomaterials Science, 7 (2019), 2241-2263, DOI: 10.1039/C9BM00289H

M.M. Moradi, H.J. Aval, R. Jamaati, S. Amirkhanlou, S. Ji, Effect Of SiC Nanoparticles on the Microstructure and Texture of Friction Stir Welded AA2024/AA6061, Materials Characterization, 152 (2019), 169-179, DOI: 10.1016/j.matchar.2019.04.020

O. Adole, N. Barekar,L . Anguilano, T. Minton, A. Novytskyi, B. McKay, Fibre/Matrix Intermetallic Phase Formation in Novel Aluminium-Basalt Composites   , Materials Letters, 239 (2019), 128-131, DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2018.12.079

P. Mair, N. Lauth, C.L. Mendis, M. Bechly, N. Hort, Mechanical and Corrosion Properties of Two Precipitation-Hardened Mg-Y-Nd-Gd-Dy Alloys with Small Changes in Chemical Composition, JOM, 71 (2019), 1426, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-019-03359-1

R. Nikbakht, S.H. Seyedein, S. Kheirandish, H. Assadi, B. Jodoin, The Role of Deposition Sequence in Cold Spraying of Dissimilar Materials, Surface and Coatings Technology, 367 (2019), 75-85, DOI: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2019.03.065

R.A. Seraj, A. Abdollah-zadeh, S. Dosta, H. Canales, H. Assadi, I.G. Cano, The Effect of Traverse Speed on Deposition Efficiency of Cold Sprayed Stellite 21, Surface and Coatings Technology, 366 (2019), 24-34, DOI: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2019.03.012

S. Amirkhanlou, S. Ji, A Review on High Stiffness Aluminium-Based Composites and Bimetallics, Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences, (2019), 1-21, DOI: 10.1080/10408436.2018.1485550

S. Amirkhanlou, S. Ji, Casting Lightweight Stiff Aluminum Alloys: A Review, Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences, (2019), 1-16, DOI: 10.1080/10408436.2018.1549975

S. Ji, F. Amirkhanlu, A. Mostaed, R. Beanland, Atomic Structure and Interface Chemistry in a High-Stiffness and High-Strength Al-Si-Mg/Tib2 Nanocomposite, Materials Science and Engineering A, 763 (2019), 138072, DOI: 10.1016/j.msea.2019.138072

T. Su, C. O’Sullivan, T. Nagira, H. Yasuda, C.M. Gourlay, Semi-solid Deformation of Al-Cu Alloys: A Quantitative Comparison between Real-time Imaging and Coupled LBM-DEM Simulations, Acta Materialia, 163 (2019), 208-225, DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2018.10.006

X. Dong, X. Zhu, S. Ji, Effect of Super Vacuum Assisted High Pressure Die Casting on the Repeatability of Mechanical Properties of Al-Si-Mg-Mn Die-Cast Alloy , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 266 (2019), 105-113, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2018.10.030

X. Yang, J.B. Patel, Y. Huang, C.L. Mendis, Z. Fan, Towards Directly Formable Thin Gauge AZ31 Mg Alloy Sheet Production by Melt Conditioned Twin Roll Casting, Materials and Design, 179 (2019), 107887, DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2019.107887

X. Zhu, H. Yang, X. Dong, S. Ji, The Effects of Varying Mg and Si Levels on the Microstructural Inhomogeneity and Eutectic Mg2Si Morphology in Die-Cast Al-Mg-Si Alloys, Journal of Materials Science, 54 (7) (2019), 5773-5787, DOI: 10.1007/s10853-018-03198-6

X.S. Huang, X.X. Dong, L.H. Liu, P.J. Li, Liquid Structure of Al-Si Alloy: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 503-504 (2019), 182-185, DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2018.09.047

X.X. Dong, S. Amirkhanlou, S. Ji, Formation of Strength Platform in Cast Al-Si-Mg-Cu Alloys, Scientific Reports, (2019), DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-46134-7

Y. Wang, C.M. Fang, L. Zhou, T. Hashimoto, X. Zhou, Q.M. Ramasse, Z. Fan, Mechanism for Zr Poisoning of Al-Ti-B Based Grain Refiners, Acta Materialia, 164 (2019), 428-439, DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2018.10.056

Y. Wang, G.S.B. Lebon, I. Tzanakis, Y. Zhao, K. Wang, J. Stella, T. Poirier, G. Darut, H. Liao, M.P. Planche, Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Cavitation-Induced Erosion in Thermal Sprayed Single Splats, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 52 (2019), 336-343, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2018.12.008

Y. Zhang, S. Wang, E. Lordan, Y. Wang, Z. Fan, Improve Mechanical Properties of High Pressure Die Cast Al9Si3Cu Alloy via Dislocation Enhanced Precipitation, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 785 (2019), 1015-1022, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.01.278

Z. Ma, H. Shang, A. Daszki, S. Belyakov, C.M. Gourlay, Mechanisms of beta-Sn Nucleation and Microstructure Evolution in Sn-Ag-Cu Solders Containing Titanium, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 777 (2019), 1357-1366, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.11.097


A.M. Mullis, N. Haque, Direct Observation of Dendrite Fragmentation in the Solidification of Undercooled Melts, In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Solidification Processes, 17-21 June 2019, Salzburg, Austria, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science & Engineering, 529: 012020

E. Bagherpour, Y. Huang, Z. Fan, Microstructural Investigation of the Assessed High Strength Al6082 Self-Piercing Riveted Joints, In Proceedings of Twenty-seventh International Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM-XXVII), 27 to 29 May 2019, Jönköping, Sweden

K. Dou, E. Lordan, Y.J. Zhang, A. Jacot, Z. Fan, Numerical Simulation of Fluid Flow, Solidification and Defects in High Pressure Die Casting (HPDC) Process, In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 529 (1) (2019) 012058, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/529/1/012058

P.C. Bollada, H. Men, C.M. Fang, P.K. Jimack, Z. Fan, A.M. Mullis, A Novel Route to the Coupling of Molecular Dynamics and Phase-Field Simulations of Crystal Growth, In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Solidification Processes, 17-21 June 2019, Salzburg, Austria, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science & Engineering  , 529: 012032

S.H. Wang, F. Wang, Y. Wang, Q.M. Ramasse, Z. Fan, Segregation of Ca at the Mg/MgO Interface and its Effect on Grain Refinement of Mg Alloys, In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 529 (2019) 012048, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/529/1/012048

T. Subroto, D.G. Eskin, I. Tzanakis, G.S.B. Lebon, A. Miranda, K. Pericleous, Optimization of Ultrasonic Cavitation Processing in the Liquid Melt Flow, In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 529 (2019), 012050, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/529/1/012050

X. Zhu, S. Ji, The Formation of Al6 (Fe, Mn) Phase in Die-Cast Al-Mg Alloys, In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 529 (1) (2019), 012011, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/529/1/012011