Publications from 2017

  1. Micromechanical strength of Al2O3 platelets. E. Feilden, T.Giovannini, N.Ni, C.Ferraro, E.Saiz, L. Vandeperre, F.Giuliani. Scripta Materialia, 131, p:55-58, 2017.
  2. Using graphene networks to build bioinspired self-monitoring ceramics. O.T. Picot, V.G.Rocha, C.Ferraro, N.Ni, E.D’Elia, S.Meille, J.Chevalier, T. Saunders, T.Pejis, M.J.Reece, E. Saiz. Nature Communications, 8, 14425, 2017.
  3. High-temperature fracture toughness of mullite with monoclinic zirconia. D.Glymond, M.J. Vick, F. Giuliani, L. Vandeperre. J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,100, p:1570-1577, 2017.
  4. Experimental synthesis and density functional theory investigation of radiation tolerance of Zr3(Al1-xSix)C2 MAX phases. E. Zapata-Solvas, S-R. G. Christopoulos, N. Ni, D.C.Parfitt, D. Horlait, M.E. Fitzpatrick, A.Chroneos, W.E.Lee. J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 100 (4), p:1377-1387, 2017.
  5. Complex ceramic architectures by directed assembly of “responsive” particles. E. Garcia-Tunon, G.C.Machado, M. Schneider, S. Barg, R. V. Bell, E. Saiz, J.  Eur. Ceram. Soc., 37 (1), p:199-211,2017.
  6. A facile way to produce epoxy nanocomposites having excellent thermal conductivity with low contents of reduced graphene oxide. G.B. Olowojoba, S.Kopsidas, S. Eslava, E.S. Gutierrez, A.J.Kinloch, C.Mattevi, V.G. Rocha, A.C. Taylor. J. Mater. Sci., 52 (12), p:7323-7344, 2017.
  7. Mechanical and biological evaluation of 3D printed 10CeTZP-Al2O3 structures.  L.Goyos-Ball, E.García-Tunon, E. Fernandez-Garcia, R. Diaz, A. Fernandez, C. Prado, E. Saiz, R. Torrecillas. J. Eur. Ceram Soc., 37 (9), p:3151-3158, 2017.
  8. Water vapour corrosion of rare earth monosilicates for environmental barrier coating application. N. Al Nasiri, N.Patra, D.D. Jayaseelan, W.E. Lee. Ceramics International,43 (10), p: 7393-7400, 2017.
  9. Oxidation resistant tungsten carbide hardmetals. S.A. Humphry-Baker, K. Peng, W.E Lee. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 66, p: 135-143, 2017.
  10. Mechanical and biological evaluation of 3D printed 10CeTZP-Al2O3 structures.  L.Goyos-Ball, E.García-Tunon, E. Fernandez-Garcia, R. Diaz, A. Fernandez, C. Prado, E. Saiz, R. Torrecillas. J. Eur. Ceram Soc., 37, p: 3151-3158, 2017.
  11. Elastic properties, thermal stability, and thermodynamic parameters of MoAlB. S. Kota, M. Agne, E. Zapata-Solvas, O. Dezellus, D. Lopez, B. Gardiola, M. Radovic, M. W. Barsoum. Physical Review B, 95, p: 144108, 2017.
  12. Spontaneous solid-state foaming of nanocrystalline thermoelectric compounds at elevated temperatures. S. Humphry-Baker, C.A. Schuh, Nano Energy, 36, p: 223-232, 2017.
  13. A unifying scaling for the Bauschinger effect in highly confined thin films: a discrete dislocation plasticity study. S. Waheed, R. Hao, A. Bhowmik, D.S. Balint, F. Giuliani. Just accepted. IOP science. Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering
  14. Osseous differentiation on freeze casted 10CeTZP-Al2O3 structures. Lidia Goyos-Ball, Elisa Fernández, Raquel Díaz, Adolfo Fernández, Catuxa Prado, Ramón Torrecillas, Eduardo Saiz. Journal of the European Ceramic Society.
  15. Densification behaviour and physico-mechanical properties of porcelains prepared using spark plasma sintering. W. Lerdprom, S. Grasso, D.D. Jayaseelan, M.J. Reece, W.E.Lee. Advances in Applied Ceramics. DOI: 10.1080/17436753.2017.1309800
  16. Synthesis and physical properties of (Zr1−x,Tix)3AlC2 MAX phases. E. Zapata-Solvas, M.A. Hadi, D. Horlait, D.C. Parfitt, A. Thubaud, A. Chroneos, W.E.Lee. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 1-9, 2017. DOI: 10.1111/jace.14870

Publications from 2016

  1. Processing and properties of ZrC, ZrN and ZrCN ceramics: a review. R.W.Harrison, W.E.Lee. Advances in Applied Ceramics, 115, p: 294-307, 2016.
  2. Synthesis and Oxidation Testing of MAX Phase Composites in the Cr–Ti–Al–C Quaternary System. D. Horlait, S. Grasso, N. Al-Nasiri, P. A. Burr, W. E. Lee. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99 (2), p: 682-690, 2016.
  3. Thermal Properties of Rare-Earth Monosilicates for EBC on Si-Based Ceramic Composites. N.Al Nasiri, N. Patra, D. Horlait, D. D. Jayaseelan, W. E Lee. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99(2), p: 589-596, 2016.
  4. Low-temperature solution synthesis of nanosized hafnium carbide using pectin. N. Patra, N. Al-Nasiri, D. D. Jayaseelan, W. E. Lee. Ceramics International, 42 (1), p: 1959-1963, 2016.
  5. Effect of Sodium on Microstructures and Thermoelastic Properties of Calcium Aluminate Cement–Bonded Refractories. J. Alex, L. Vandeperre, W. E..Lee, B. Touzo, C. Parr. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99 (3), p: 1079-1085, 2016.
  6. Synthesis and DFT investigation of new bismuth-containing MAX phases. D.Horlait, S. C. Middleburgh, A. Chroneos, W. E. Lee. Scientific Report, 6:18829, 2016.
  7. Diffusion-based and creep continuum damage modelling of crack formation during high temperature oxidation of ZrN ceramics. M. Pettinà, R.W. Harrison, L. J. Vandeperre, F. R. Biglari, P. Brown, W. E. Lee, K. Nikbin. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36(9), p: 2341-2349, 2016.
  8. Tungsten carbide is more oxidation resistant than tungsten when processed to full density. S. A. Humphry-Baker, W. E. Lee. Scripta Materiala, 116, p: 67-70, 2016.
  9. Attempts to synthesise quaternary MAX phases (Zr,M)2AlC and Zr2(Al,A)C as a way to approach Zr2AlC. D. Horlait, S. Grasso, A. Chroneos, W. E. Lee. Materials Research Letters, 4, p: 137-144, 2016.
  10. Light and Strong SiC Networks. C. Ferraro, E. Garcia-Tunon, V.G. Rocha , S. Barg , M.D. Fariñas, T.E.G. Alvarez-Arenas , G.Sernicola , F.Giuliani , and E. Saiz. Advanced Functional Materials, 26, p: 1636-1645, 2016.
  11. Sintering behaviour, solid solution formation and characterisation of TaC, HfC and TaC–HfC fabricated by spark plasma sintering. O. Cedillos-Barraza, S.Grasso, N. Al Nasiri, D. D. Jayaseelan, M. J. Reece, W. E. Lee. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36 (7), p: 1539-1548, 2016.
  12. Using coupled micropillar compression and micro-Laue diffraction to investigate deformation mechanisms in a complex metallic alloy Al13Co4. A.Bhowmik, I.P. Dolbnya, T. B.Britton, N. G. Jones, G. Sernicola, C. Walter, P. Gille, D. Dye, W.J. Clegg and F. Giuliani. Applied Physics. Letters, 108, p: 111902, 2016.
  13. Synthesis, characterization and use of synthesized fine zirconium diboride as an additive for densification of commercial zirconium diboride powder. N. Patra, N. Al Nasiri, D. D. Jayaseelan, W.E. Lee. Ceramics International, 42, (8), p: 9565-9570, 2016.
  14. Using graphene oxide as a sacrificial support of polyoxotitanium clusters to replicate its two-dimensionality on pure titania photocatalysts. S.Eslava, A. Reynal, V.G. Rocha, S. Barg and E. Saiz. Journal of Materials. Chemistry. A, 4, p: 7200-7206, 2016.
  15. Robocasting of structural ceramic parts with hydrogel inks. E.Feilden, E. Garcia-Tunon, F. Giuliani, E.Saiz, L.J.Vandeperre. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36, p: 2525-2533, 2016.
  16. Grain bridging locations of monolithic silicon carbide by means of focused ion beam milling technique. N. Al Nasiri, E. Saiz, F. Giuliani and L.J. Vandeperre. Materials Letters, 173, p: 214-218, 2016.
  17. Autonomous self-healing structural composites with bio-inspired design. E. D’Elia, S. Eslava, M.Miranda, T.K. Georgiou, E. Saiz. Scientific Reports 6:25059, 2016.
  18. Synthesis and Characterization of an Alumina Forming Nanolaminated Boride: MoAlB. S. Kota, E. Zapata-Solvas, A. Ly, J. Lu, O. Elkassabany, A. Huon, W. E. Lee, L. Hultman, S. J. May, M. W. Barsoum. Scientific Reports, 6:26475, 2016.
  19. Control of drying shrinkage in magnesium silicate hydrate (m-s-h) gel mortars. T. Zhang, X. Liang, C. Li, M. Lorin, Y. Li, L.J. Vandeperre, C. R. Cheeseman. Cement and Concrete Research, 88, p: 36–42, 2016.
  20. The effect of prior cold work on the chloride stress corrosion cracking of 304L austenitic stainless steel under atmospheric conditions. G.G. Scatigno, M.P. Ryan, F. Giuliani, M.R. Wenman. Materials Science and Engineering:A, 668, p:20-29, 2016.
  21. Ultra-stiff large-area carpets of carbon nanotubes. S. S. Meysami, P. Dallas, J. Britton, J.G. Lozano, A.T. Murdock, C. Ferraro, E. Saiz, N. Rijnveld, P. Holdway, K. Porfyrakis and N. Grobert. Nanoscale, 8, p: 11993-12001, 2016.
  22. DFT Predictions of Crystal Structure, Electronic Structure, Compressibility, and Elastic Properties of Hf–Al–C Carbides.Y. Bai, A. Duff, D. D. Jayaseelan, R.Wang, X. He, W. E. Lee. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99 (10), p: 3449-3547, 2016.
  23. Oxidation behaviour of SiC/SiC ceramic matrix composites in air. N. Al-Nasiri, N. Patra, N. Ni, D. D. Jayaseelan,W. E. Lee. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36(14), p: 3293-3302, 2016.
  24. Complex ceramic architectures by directed assembly of ‘responsive’ particles. E.García-Tunon, G.C. Machado ,M.Schneider, S. Barg, R.V. Bell, E. Saiz, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 37, p:199-211, 2017.
  25. Porcelain production by direct sintering. W. Lerdprom, R.K. Chinnam, D.D. Jayaseelan, W.E. Lee. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36(16),p: 4319-4325, 2016.
  26. High Heat Flux Laser Testing of HfB2 Cylinders. L. Larrimbe, M. Pettina, K. Nikbin, E. L Jones, A.P. Katz, C.J. Hawkins, J. DeCerbo, P. Brown, L.J. Vandeperre. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, p :1-9, 2016.
  27. Experimental and DFT investigation of (Cr,Ti)3AlC2 MAX phases stability. P. A. Burr, D. Horlait, W. E. Lee. Materials Research Letters,p: 1-14, 2016.
  28. Role of sodium hexametaphosphate in MgO/SiO2 cement pastes. Y. Jia, B.Wang, Z. Wu, J. Han, T. Zhang, L. J. Vandeperre, C.R. Cheeseman. Cement and Concrete Research, 89, p: 63–71, 2016.
  29. Temperature dependence of electrical conductivity of a green porcelain mixture. W.Lerdprom, C.Li, D.D.Jayaseelan, S.J.Skinner, W.E. Lee. Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 37 ( 1), 343-349, 2017.
  30. Investigating the highest melting temperature materials: A laser melting study of the TaC-HfC system. O. Cedillos-Baraza, D. Manara,K. Boboridis, T. Watkins, S. Grasso, D.D. Jayaseelan, R. Konings, MJ. Reece, W.E. Lee. Scientific Reports, 6, Article number: 37962, 2016.
  31. Zirconium Carbide Oxidation: Maltese Cross Formation and Interface Characterisation. C.Gasparinni, R. Podor, D. Horlait, W.E.Lee. Oxidation of Metals. DOI: 10.1007/s11085-016-9672-6
  32. Destruction of Micro-crystal Containing Wasteforms by Charge-induced Crystal Shape Change on Self-irradiation. M.I.Ojovan, B.E.Burakov, W.E.Lee. MRS Advances. DOI: