Highlighted publications

Fionn Dunne

Dunne FPE, Wilkinson AJ, Allen R, Experimental and computational studies of low cycle fatigue crack nucleation in a polycrystal, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLASTICITY, 2007, Vol:23, Pages:273-295, ISSN:0749-6419(publication doi)

Dunne FPE, Walker A, Rugg D, A systematic study of hcp crystal orientation and morphology effects in polycrystal deformation and fatigue, PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES, 2007, Vol:463, Pages:1467-1489, ISSN:1364-5021(doi)

Dunne FPE, Rugg D, Walker A, Lengthscale-dependent, elastically anisotropic, physically-based hcp crystal plasticity: Application to cold-dwell fatigue in Ti alloys, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLASTICITY, 2007, Vol:23, Pages:1061-1083, ISSN:0749-6419(publication doi)

Dunne FPE, Kiwanuka R, Wilkinson AJ, Crystal plasticity analysis of micro-deformation, lattice rotation and geometrically necessary dislocation density, PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES, 2012, Vol:468, Pages:2509-2531, ISSN:1364-5021(publication doi)

Trevor Lindley

Zhang Q, Lee PD, Singh R, Wu G, Lindley TCMicro-CT characterization of structural features and deformation behavior of fly ash/aluminum syntactic foam, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2009, Vol:57, Pages:3003-3011, ISSN:1359-6454(publication doi)

Bantounas I, Dye D, Lindley TC, The role of microtexture on the faceted fracture morphology in Ti-6Al-4V subjected to high-cycle fatigue, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2010, Vol:58, Pages:3908-3918, ISSN:1359-6454(publication doi)

Li P, Lee PD, Maijer DM, Lindley TC, Quantification of the interaction within defect populations on fatigue behavior in an aluminium alloy, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2009, Vol:57, Pages:3539-3548, ISSN:1359-6454 (doi)

Singh R, Lee PD, Lindley TC, Kohlhauser C, Hellmich C, Bram M, Imwinkelried T, Dashwood RJCharacterization of the deformation behavior of intermediate porosity interconnected Ti foams using micro-computed tomography and direct finite element modeling., Acta Biomater, 2010, Vol:6, Pages:2342-2351(publication doi)

Thomas M, Lindley TC, Rugg D, Jackson M, The effect of shot peening on the microstructure and properties of near-alpha titanium alloy following high temperature exposure, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2012, Vol:60, Pages:5040-5048, ISSN:1359-6454 (doi)

Chris Gourlay

G. Zeng, J.W. Xian, C.M. Gourlay. Nucleation and growth crystallography of Al8Mn5 on B2-Al(Mn,Fe) in AZ91 magnesium alloys. Acta Materialia. 153, pp. 364-376, 2018 (spiral)

 H. Shang, Z.L. Ma, S.A. Belyakov, C.M. Gourlay.  Grain refinement of electronic solders: the potential of combining solute with nucleant particles. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 715 pp. 471-485, 2017 (spiral)

K.M. Kareh, C. O’Sullivan, T. Nagira, H. Yasuda, C.M. Gourlay. Dilatancy in semi-solid steels at high solid fraction. Acta Materialia. 125 pp. 187-195, 2017 (spiral)

Z.L. Ma, S.A. Belyakov, K. Sweatman, T. Nishimura, T. Nishimura, C.M. Gourlay. Harnessing heterogeneous nucleation to control tin orientations in electronic interconnections. Nature Communications. 8, 1916, 2017 (spiral)

Ben Britton

Vivian S Tong, Alexander J Knowles, David Dye, T Ben Britton "Rapid Electron Backscatter Diffraction Mapping: Painting by Numbers" https://arxiv.org/abs/1809.07283 accepted for publication in Materials Characterization https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2018.11.014

Tianhong Gu, Chis Gourlay, and T. Ben Britton "Evaluating Creep Deformation in Controlled Microstructures 7 of Sn-3Ag-0.5Cu Solder" Journal of Electronic Materials (2018) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11664-018-6744-1

Thomas Benjamin Britton, Vivian Tong, Jim Hikey, Alex Foden, and Angus Wilkinson "AstroEBSD: exploring new space in pattern indexing with methods launched from an astronomical approach" Journal of Applied Crystallography (2018) https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600576718010373 (& preprint https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.02602 )

A.J. Breen, I. Mouton, W. Lu, S. Wang, A. Szczepaniak, P. Kontis, L.T. Stephenson, Y. Chang, A.K. da Silva, C. Liebscher, D. Raabe, T.B. Britton, M. Herbig, B. Gault "Atomic scale analysis of grain boundary deuteride growth front in Zircaloy-4" Scripta Materialia (2018) https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.10286 and https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2018.06.044

David Dye

Talling RJ, Dashwood RJ, Jackson M, Dye D, On the mechanism of superelasticity in Gum metal, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2009, Vol:57, Pages:1188-1198, ISSN:1359-6454(doi)

Jones NG, Dashwood RJ, Dye D, Jackson MThermomechanical processing of Ti-5A1-5Mo-5V-3Cr, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING, 2008, Vol:490, Pages:369-377, ISSN:0921-5093(doi)

Obbard EG, Hao YL, Talling RJ, Li SJ, Dye D, Yang RThe effect of oxygen on alpha '' martensite and superelasticity in Ti-24Nb-4Zr-8Sn, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2011, Vol:59, Pages:112-125, ISSN:1359-6454(doi)

Meher S, Yan H-Y, Nag S, Dye D, Banerjee R, Solute partitioning and site preference in gamma/gamma ' cobalt-base alloys, SCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 2012, Vol:67, Pages:850-853, ISSN:1359-6462(doi)

Evans C, Jones NG, Rugg D, Lindley TCThe effect of deformation mechanisms on the high temperature plasticity of Zircaloy-4, JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MATERIALS, 2012, Vol:424, Pages:123-131, ISSN:0022-3115(doi)

Highlighted Publications

Mark Wenman


Lumley S. C., Murphy, S. T., Grimes, R. W., Chard-Tuckey, P. R. and Wenman, M. R. The stability of alloying additions in zirconium J. Nucl. Mater. 2013, 437, pp. 122-129. (doi)

Burr PA, Murphy ST, Lumley SC, Wenman MR, Grimes RW. Hydrogen accommodation in Zr second phase particles: Implications for H pick-up and hydriding of Zircaloy-2 and Zircaloy-4, Corrosion Science, 2013, Vol:69, Pages:1-4(abstract doi)

Mella, M. and Wenman M. R. Axisymmetric whole pin whole life modelling of advanced gas-cooled reactor nuclear fuel. J. Nucl. Mater., 2013, 437, pp. 154-165. (doi)

Wenman MR, Chard-Tuckey PR, Modelling and experimental characterisation of the Luders strain in complex loaded ferritic steel compact tension specimens, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLASTICITY, 2010, Vol:26, Pages:1013-1028, ISSN:0749-6419(doi)

Wenman MR, Trethewey KR, Jarman SE, Chard-Tuckey PR. A finite-element computational model of chloride-induced transgranular stress-corrosion cracking of austenitic stainless steel, ACTA MATERIALIA, 2008, Vol:56, Pages:4125-4136, ISSN:1359-6454(doi)

Minh-Son Pham

M.S. Pham, C. Liu, I. Todd, J. Lertthanasarn, Damage-tolerant architected materials inspired by crystal microstructure, Nature, 565, 305-311 (2019)

A.Piglione, B.Dovgyy, C.Liu, C.M.Gourlay, P.A.Hooper, M.S.Pham, Printability and microstructure of the CoCrFeMnNi high-entropy alloy fabricated by laser powder bed fusion, Materials Letters, 2018

M.S. Pham,M. Iadicola, A. Creuziger, L. Hu and A. D. Rollett, Thermally-activated constitutive model includingdislocation interactions, aging and recovery for strain path dependence of solidsolution strengthened alloys: Application to AA5754, Int. J. Plasticity, December (2015), 75, pp. 226-243.

M.S. Pham, S.R. Holdsworth, K.G.F. Janssens, E. Mazza, Cyclic deformation response of AISI 316L at room temperature: mechanical behaviour, microstructural evolution, physically-based evolutionary constitutive modelling, Int. J. of Plasticity 47 (2013) 143-164.

M.S. Pham & S.R. Holdsworth, Role of microstructural condition on fatigue damage development of AISI 316L at 20 and 300°C, Int. J. Fatigue 51 (2013) 36-48.

Baptiste Gault

[1]         Yanhong Chang, Andrew J. Breen, Zahra Tarzimoghadam, Philipp Kürnsteiner, Hazel Gardner, Abigail Ackerman, Anna Radecka, Paul A.J. Bagot, Wenjun Lu, Tong Li, Eric A. Jägle, Michael Herbig, Leigh T. Stephenson, Michael P. Moody, David Rugg, David Dye, Dirk Ponge, Dierk Raabe, Baptiste Gault “Characterizing solute hydrogen and hydrides in pure and alloyed titanium at the atomic scale” Acta Materialia 150 (2018) 273–280. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2018.02.064

[2]         Alisson Kwiatkowski da Silva, Dirk Ponge, Zirong Peng, Gerhard Inden, Yifeng Lu, Andrew J. Breen, Baptiste Gault, Dierk Raabe “Phase nucleation through confined spinodal fluctuations at crystal defects evidenced in Fe-Mn alloys” Nature Communication  9 (2018) 1137. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-03591-4.

[3]         Andrew J. Breen, Isabelle Mouton, Wenjun Lu, Siyang Wang, Agnieszka Szczepaniak, Paraskevas Kontis,  Leigh T. Stephenson, Yanhing Chang, Alisson Kwiatkowski da Silva, Cristian H. Liebscher, Dierk Raabe, T.Ben Britton, Michael Herbig, Baptiste Gault “Atomic scale analysis of grain boundary deuteride growth front in Zircaloy-4” Scripta Materialia 156 (2018) 42–46

[4]         Tong Li, Olga Kasian, Serhyi Cherevko, Siyuan Zhang, Simon Geiger, Christina Scheu, Baptiste Gault, Karl J.J. Mayrhofer “Atomic-scale insights into surface species of electrocatalysts in three dimensions” Nature Catalysis 1 (2018) 300–305.

[5]         Leigh T. Stephenson, Agnieszka Szczepaniak, Isabelle Mouton, K. Ann Kathrin Rusitzka, Andrew J. Breen, Uwe Tezins, Andreas Sturm, Dirk Vogel, Yanhong Chang, Paraskevas Kontis, Alexander Rosenthal, Jeffrey D. Shepard, Urs Maier, Thomas F. Kelly, Dierk Raabe, Baptiste Gault “The Laplace project: an integrated suite for correlative atom probe tomography and electron microscopy under cryogenic and UHV conditions” PLoS One. 13 (2018) e0209211. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209211.