Recent Publications

 
 

Refereed Journals:

  • N. Shibata, G. S. Painter, R. L. Satet, M. J. Hoffmann, S. J. Pennycook and P. F. Becher, "Rare Earth Adsorption at Intergranular Interfaces in Silicon Nitride Ceramics: Sub-Nanometer Observations and Theory," Phys. Rev. B.: Rapid Comm., in press.
  • P. F. Becher, G. S. Painter, N. Shibata, R. L. Satet, M. J. Hoffmann and S. J. Pennycook, "Influence of Additives on Anisotropic Grain Growth in Silicon Nitride Ceramics," Mater. Sci. & Eng'g, in press.
  • P. F. Becher, "Recent Advances in Microstructural Tailoring of Silicon Nitride Ceramics and the Effects on Thermal Conductivity and Fracture Properties," J. Korea Ceram. Soc., in press (Invited).
  • C. H. Hsueh, L. C. DeJonghe, and C. S. Lee, "Modelling of Thermal Stresses in Joining Two Layers with Multi- and Graded-Interlayers," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 89 [1] 251­257 (2006).
  • C. H. Hsueh, S. Lee, and H. Y. Lin, "Analyses of Mode I Edge Delamination by Thermal Stresses in Multilayer Systems," Composites B, 37 [1] 1­9 (2006).
  • I. Kosacki , C. M. Rouleau, P. F. Becher, J. Bentley and D. H. Lowndes, "Nanoscale Effects on the Ionic Conductivity in Highly Textured YSZ Thin Films", Solid State Ionics, 176, 1319-26 (2005).
  • L. A. Bueno, J. P. Donoso, I. Kosacki and S. J .L. Ribeiro ­ "Conductivity and 19F NMR in PbGeO3-PbF2-CdF2 glass-ceramics", J. Noncrystal. Solids. 351(8-9), 766-70 (2005).
  • P. F. Becher, S. Ii, Y. Ikuhara, G. S. Painter and M. J. Lance, "Direct Observations of Debonding of Reinforcing Grains in Silicon Nitride Ceramics Sintered with Yttria Plus Alumina Additives," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 88(5) 1222-26 (2005).
  • P. F. Becher, G. S. Painter, N. Shibata, H.-T. Lin and M. K. Ferber, "Macro- to Atomic-Scale Tailoring of Si3N4 Ceramics to Enhance Properties" Key Eng'g Mater. 287:233-41 (2005).
  • C. H. Hsueh, M. J. Lance, and M. K. Ferber, "Stress Distributions in Thin Bilayer Discs Subjected to Ball-on-ring Tests," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 88 [6] 1687­1690 (2005).
  • C. H. Hsueh and P. F. Becher, "Effective Viscosity of Suspensions of Spheres," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 88 [4] 1046­1049 (2005).
  • M. J. Lance, C. H. Hsueh, I. N. Ivanov, and D. B. Geohegan, "Reorientation of Carbon Nanotubes in Polymer Composites using Compressive Loading," J. Mater. Res., 20 [4] 1026­1032 (2005).
  • C. H. Hsueh and P. F. Becher, "Effects of Dopant Segregation on Lattice-Diffusional Creep of Nanocrystalline Ceramics," Phys. Rev. B 71, 014115 (2005).
  • P. F. Becher, M. K. Ferber, L. Riester, and S. B. Waters M. J. Hoffmann and R. Satet, "The Influence of Mg Substitution for Al on the Properties of SiREMe Oxynitride Glasses," J. Non-Crystalline Solids, 333(2) 124-8 (2004).
  • C. H. Hsueh and P. Miranda, "Master Curves for Hertzian Indentation on Coating/Substrate Systems," J. Mater. Res., 19 [1] 94­100 (2004).
  • C. H. Hsueh and P. Miranda, "Combined Empirical-Analytical Method for Determining Contact Radius and Indenter Displacement during Hertzian Indentation on Coating/Substrate Systems," J. Mater. Res., 19 [9] 2774­2781 (2004).
  • C. H. Hsueh and A. A. Wereszczak, "Multiple Cracking of Brittle Coatings on Strained Substrates," J. Appl. Phys., 96 [6] 3501­3506 (2004).
  • E. Rocha-Rangel, P. F. Becher and E. Lara-Curzio, "Influence of Carbon on the Interfacial Contact Angle Between Alumina and Liquid Aluminum," Surface and Interface Analysis, 35: 151-155, (2003).
  • Elizabeth J. Opila, R. Craig Robinson, Dennis S. Fox, Richard A. Wenglarz, and Mattison K. Ferber, "Additive Effects on Si3N4 Oxidation/Volatilization in Water Vapor," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 86(8) 1262-1271 (2003).
  • Hua-Tay Lin, Mattison K. Ferber, and Timothy P. Kirkland, "Evaluation of Mechanical Stability of a Commercial SN 88 Silicon Nitride at Intermediate Temperatures," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 86(7)1176-1181 (2003).
  • L. Maya, B. A. Moyer, and M. J. Lance, "Vibrational Spectroscopy of weak hydroxy acids used as extractants of sodium hydroxide into 1-octanol," Appl. Spectrosc. 57 [2] 238-241 (2003 ).
  • J. A. Nychka, D. R. Clarke, S. Sridharan, E. Jordan, M. Gell, M. J. Lance, C. J. Chunnilall, I. M. Smith, S. R. J. Saunders, R. Pillan, V. Sergo, A. Selcuk, A. Atkinson, and K. S. Murphy, "NDE assessment of TBCs: an interim report of a photo-stimulated luminescence 'round-robin' test," Surf. Coat. Tech. 163 87-94 (2003).
  • J. Lee, H. Li, W. Y. Lee, and M. J. Lance, "Effects of Oxygen Partial Pressure on the Nucleation Behavior and Morphology of Chemically Vapor Deposited Zirconia on Hi-Nicalon Fiber and Si," accepted for publication J. Am. Ceram. Soc. (2003).
  • L.M. He, Y.-F. Su, L.F. Allard, M.J. Lance, and W.Y. Lee, "Effects of Pre-oxidation on the Nucleation and Growth Behavior of Chemically Vapor Deposited _-Al2O3 on a Single Crystal Ni-Based Superalloy," accepted for publication Met. Trans. (2003).
  • J. Patten, R. Fesperman, S. Kumar, S. McSpadden, J. Qu, M. Lance, R. Nemanich, and J. Huening, "High Pressure Phase Transformation of Silicon Nitride (Si3N4)," submitted Appl. Phys. Lett. (2003).
  • K. Verghese, M. J. Lance, T. R. Watkins, A. Smirnov, K. Jagannadham, and J. E. Butler, "Damage Accumulation During Neutron Transmutation of 10B doped Diamond," submitted to J. Appl. Phys. (2003).
  • K. Verghese, M. J. Lance, and K. Jagannadham, "Single Crystal Lithium Niobate on Diamond for Surface Acoustic Wave Devices," submitted Phys. Rev. B (2003).
  • H. T. Lin, M. K. Ferber, and T. P. Kirkland, "Evaluation of Mechanical Stability of a Commercial SN88 Silicon Nitride at intermediate Temperatures," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 86 [7] 1176-81 (2003)
  • G. Pezzotti, K. Ota, Y. Yamamoto, and H. T. Lin, "Elementary Mechanisms Behind the High-Temperature Deformation of Lu-Doped Silicon Nitride," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 86 [3] 471-474 (2003)
  • G.A. Swift, E. Üstündag, B. Clausen, M. A. M. Bourke, and H. T. Lin, "High Temperature Elastic Properties of an In-Situ-Reinforced Si3N4," J. Phys, Letter 82 [7] 1039-1041(2003).
  • J. S. Marte, S. L. Kampe, and A. A. Wereszczak, "Elevated Temperature Deformation Behavior of Discontinuous-Reinforced Titanium Aluminide Matrix Composites," Materials Science and Engineering A, Structural Materials, 346 292-301 (2003).
  • J. G. Hemrick, C. W. Kistler, Jr., A. A. Wereszczak, and M. K. Ferber, "Thermal Conductivity of Alumina Measured with Three Techniques," Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 31 438-442 (2003).
  • T. Jiao, Y. Li, K. T. Ramesh, and A. A. Wereszczak, "High Rate Response and Dynamic Failure of Structural Ceramics," in review, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2003.
  • C. H. Hsueh, S. Lee, and T. J. Chuang, "An Alternative Method of Solving Multilayer Bending Problems," J. Appl. Mech., 70 [1] 151­154 (2003).
  • S. C. Ko, S. Lee, and C. H. Hsueh, "Viscoelastic Stress Relaxation in Film/Substrate Systems ­ Kelvin Model," J. Appl. Phys., 93 [5] 2453­2457 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh and M. Yanaka, "Multiple Film Cracking in Film/Substrate Systems with Residual Stresses and Unidirectional Loading," J. Mater. Sci., 38 [8] 1809­1817 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh and P. Miranda, "Modeling of Contact-Induced Radial Cracking in Ceramic Bilayer Coatings on Compliant Substrates," J. Mater. Res., 18 [5] 1275­1283 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh, J. H. Kim, and D. K. Kim, "Modeling of Effects of Adhesive Interlayers on Contact-Induced Radial Cracking in Brittle Coatings on Substrates," J. Mater. Res., 18 [6] 1481­1486 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh and M. J. Hoffmann, "Devising a Method of Making Actuators with Reduced Poling-Induced Tension," Sens. Actuators A, 107 [1] 14­20 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh and S. Lee, "Modeling of Elastic Thermal Stresses in Two Materials Joined by a Graded Layer," Composites B, 34 [8] 747­752 (2003).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Stress Distribution and Curvature in Graded Semiconductor Layers," J. Crystal Growth, 258 [3­4] 302­309 (2003).
  • H Schittenhelm, D. B. Geohegan, G. E. Jellison, A. A. Puretzky, M. J. Lance, and P. F. Britt, "Synthesis and characterization of single-wall carbon nanotube-amorphous diamond thin-film composites," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81 [11] 2097-2099 (2002).
  • Y. F. Su, M. A. Torzilli, J. D. Meyer, C. J. Rawn, M. J. Lance, S. Ruppi, and W. Y. Lee, "Effects of an electroplated platinum interlayer on the morphology and phases of chemically-vapor-deposited alumina on single-crystal, nickel-based superalloy," J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 85 [8] 2089-2096 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Modeling of Elastic Deformation of Multilayers due to Residual Stresses and External Bending," J. Appl. Phys., 91 [12] 9652-9656 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Modeling of Thermal Stresses in Passivated Interconnects," J. Appl. Phys., 92 [1] 144-153 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Devising a Method to Measure Film Adhesion Through Modeling," Appl. Phys. Lett., 81 [9] 1615-1617 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh and M. K. Ferber, "Apparent Coefficient of Thermal Expansion and Residual Stresses in Multilayer Capacitors," Composites: Part A, 33, 1115­1121 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Thermal Stresses in Elastic Multilayer Systems," Thin Solid Films, 418 [2] 183­189 (2002).
  • I.Kosacki, H.U.Anderson, Y.Mizutani and K.Ukai ­ "Non-stoichiometry and electrical transport in Sc-doped Zircoinia, Solid State Ionics, 152-153, 431-38 (2002).
  • I.Kosacki, V.Petrovsky, H.U.Anderson and Ph.Colomban -"Raman spectroscopy of nanocrystalline ceria and zirconia thin films," J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 85 (11) 2646-50 (2002).
  • I.Kosacki, T.Suzuki and H.U.Anderson ­ "Microstructure ­ electrical conductivity relationships in nanocrystalline ceria thin films", Solid State Ionics 151, 111-121 (2002).
  • G. S. Painter, P. F. Becher, H.-J. Kleebe, and G. Pezzotti, "First Principles Study of the Effect of Halogen-Dopants on the Properties of Intergranular Films in Silicon Nitride Ceramics," Phys. Rev. B.,65 064113, 1-11 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh and S. Lee, "Effects of Viscous Flow on Residual Stresses in Film/Substrate Systems," J. Appl. Phys.,91 [5] 2760-2765 (2002).
  • G. S. Painter and P. F. Becher, and E. Y. Sun, "Bond Energetics at Intergranular Interfaces in Alumina-Doped Silicon Nitride," J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,85 [1] 65-67 (2002).
  • H. D. Kim, B. D. Han, D. S. Park, B. T. Lee, and P. F. Becher, "A Novel Two Step Sintering Process to Obtain a Bimodal Microstructure in Silicon Nitride," J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,85 [1] 245-252 (2002).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Analyses of Multiple Film Cracking in Film/Substrate Systems," J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,84 [12] 2955-2961 (2001).
  • M.J. Lance, E.M. Vogel, L.A. Reith, and W.R. Cannon, "Low-Temperature Aging Of Zirconia Ferrules for Optical Connectors," J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,84 [11] 2731-33 (2001).
  • K. S. Murphy, K. L. More and M. J. Lance, "As-deposited Mixed Zone in Thermally Grown Oxide Beneath a Thermal Barrier Coating," Surf. Coat. Tech.,146, 152-161 (2001).
  • P. F. Becher, K. P. Plucknett, and C. H. Hsueh, "Toughening and Strengthening Response in Ni3Al-Bonded Titanium Carbide Cermets," Z. Metallkd.,92 [8] 995-999 (2001).
  • B. H. Gu, G. M. Brown, L. Maya, M. J. Lance, and B. A. A. Moyer, "Regeneration of Perchlorate (ClO4-)-Loaded Anion Exchange Resins by a Novel Tetrachloroferrate (FeCl4-) Displacement Technique," Environ. Sci. Technol.,35 [16] 3363-68 (2001).
  • S. Lee, S. D. Wang, and C. H. Hsueh, "Critical Epitaxial Film Thickness for Forming Interface Dislocations," Mater. Sci. Eng.,A309-310, 473-477 (2001).
  • S. D. Wang, S. Lee, and C. H. Hsueh, "Effects of Substrate Modulus Difference on Dislocation Formation in an Epitaxial Film," Mechanics of Materials,33 [2] 105-120 (2001).
  • C. H. Hsueh, P. F. Becher, and E. Y. Sun, "Analyses of Thermal Expansion Behavior of Intergranular Two-Phase Composites," J. Mater. Sci.,36 [1], 255-261 (2001).*** A color micrograph illustrating the residual stress field in a Si3N4 microstructure was featured on the cover of the issue of the journal.
  • P. F. Becher, G. S. Painter, E. Y. Sun, C. H. Hsueh, and M. J. Lance, "The Importance of Amorphous Intergranular Films in Self-Reinforced Si3N4 Ceramics," Acta Mater.,48 [12] 4493-99 (2000).
  • M. K. Ferber, A. A. Wereszczak, M. J. Lance, J. A. Haynes, and M. A. Antelo, "Application of Infrared Imaging to the Study of Controlled Failure of Thermal Barrier Coatings," J. Mater. Sci.,35 [11] 2643-51 (2000).
  • J. A. Haynes, M. J. Lance, K. M. Cooley, M. K. Ferber, R. A. Lowden, and D. P. Stinton, "CVD Mullite Coatings in High-Temperature High-Pressure Air-H2O," J. Am. Ceram. Soc.,83 [3] 657-659 (2000).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Young's Modulus of Unidirectional Discontinuous Fibre Composites," Compos. Sci. Technol.,60 [14] 2671-2680 (2000).
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Analyses of Edge Effects on Residual Stresses in Film Strip/Substrate Systems," J. Appl. Phys.,88 [5] 3022-3028 (2000).
  • M. Y. He, C. H. Hsueh, and P. F. Becher, "Deflection versus Penetration of a Wedge-Loaded Crack: Effects of Branch-Crack Length and Penetrated-Layer Width," Composites: Part B,31 [4] 299-308 (2000).
  • M. J. Lance, J. A. Haynes, M. K. Ferber, and W. R. Cannon, "Monoclinic Zirconia Distributions in Plasma Sprayed Thermal Barrier Coatings," J. Therm. Spray Technol., 9 [1] 68-72 (2000).
  • C. H. Hsueh and E. R. Fuller, Jr., "Residual Stresses in Thermal Barrier Coating: Effects of Interface Asperity Curvature/Height and Oxide Thickness," Mater. Sci. Eng.,A283 [1-2], 46-55 (2000).
  • C. H. Hsueh and E. R. Fuller, Jr., "Analytical Modeling of of Oxide Thickness Effects on Residual Stresses in Thermal Barrier Coatings," Scripta Mater.,42 [8], 781-787 (2000).

Other Publications:

  • C. H. Hsueh, "Closed-Form Solutions for Residual Stresses in Multilayer and Graded Layer Systems," Mathematical Modeling of Composites: 1­4 in Proceeding of Eleventh International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering, D. Hui (ed.), ICCE/11, Hilton-Head Island, South Carolina (2004).
  • A. A. Wereszczak, R. H. Kraft, and J. J. Swab, "Flexural and Torsional Resonances of Ceramic Tiles via Impulse Excitation of Vibration," in press, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, 24 (2003).
  • A. A. Wereszczak, R. J. Caspe, J. J. Swab, S. F. Duffy, and E. H. Baker, "C-Ring Strength of Advanced Monolithic Ceramics," in press, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, 24 (2003).
  • S. F. Duffy, L. A. Janosik, A. A. Wereszczak, B. Schenk, A. Suzuki, J. Lamon, and D. Thomas, Life Prediction of Structural Components, Ceramic Gas Turbine Component Development and Characterization: Progress in Ceramic Gas Turbine Development, Vol. 2, M. van Roode, M. K. Ferber, and D. W. Richerson, Edts., ASME Press, New York, in press.
  • A. A. Wereszczak, J. J. Swab, and R. H. Kraft, "Effects of Machining on the Uniaxial and Equibiaxial Flexure Strength of CAP3 AD-995 Al2O3," ARL TR Report, in press, 2003.
  • G.A. Swift, E. Üstündag, B. Clausen, M. A. M. Bourke, H. T. Lin, and C. W. Li, "High Temperature Elastic Strain Evolution in Si3N4-Based Ceramics," published in Advances in X-Ray Analysis Vol. 46, the Proceedings of 51st Annual Denver X-Ray Conference (2003).
  • M. K. Ferber, H. T. Lin, M. G. Jenkins, and T. Ohji, "Mechanical Characterization of Monolithic Ceramics for Gas Turbine Applications," Chapter 19, in Ceramic Gas Turbine Component Development And Characterization: Progress in Ceramic Gas Turbine Development, Vol. 2, edited by Mark van Roode, Mattison K. Ferber, and David W. Richardson; ASME Press New York, US, 2003.
  • D. Balaraman, P. M. Raj, M. J. Lance, S. Bhattacharya, and S. Dalmia, "BaTiO3 films by Low-temperature Hydrothermal Techniques for Next Generation Packaging Applications," Proceedings of the ICE Meeting (2003).
  • H. T. Lin, M. K. Ferber, T. P. Kirkland, and S. M. Zemskova, "Dynamic Fatigue of CVD-Mullite Coated SN88 Silicon Nitride," ASME GT2003-38919, published in the Proceedings of at 2003 ASME TURBO EXPO: Power for Land, Sea & Air 2002, June 16-19, Atlanta, GA.
  • D. Balaraman, P. M. Raj, I. R. Abothu, S. Bhattacharya, M. D. Sacks, R. Tummala, and M. J. Lance, "Synthesis of Ceramic Thin Films for Organic Board Compatible Integral Capacitors ­ Processing and Characterization," Proceedings of the IMAPS Meeting (2003).
  • S. Bansal, P. M. Raj, K. Shinotani, S. Bhattacharya, R. Tummala, and M. J. Lance, "Reliability Assessment of Microsystems by Using Shadow Moiré and Luminescence Spectroscopy," Proceedings of the EPTC Meeting (2003).
  • H. T. Lin, M. K. Ferber, T. P. Kirkland, and S. M. Zemskova, "Dynamic Fatigue of CVD-Mullite Coated SN88 Silicon Nitride," ASME GT2003-38919, published in the Proc. 2003 ASME TURBO EXPO: Power for Land, Sea & Air 2003, June.
  • W. Dave Carruthers, Mark van Roode, P. F. Becher, Mattison K. Ferber, and John Pollinger, "Advances in the Development of Silicon Nitride and Other Ceramics," in Progress in Ceramic Gas Turbine Development, Vol. 2: Ceramic Gas Turbine Component Development and Characterization, M. van Roode, M. K. Ferber, and D. W. Richerson (editors), ASME, 2003.
  • W. Dave Carruthers, Mark van Roode, P. F. Becher, Mattison K. Ferber, and John Pollinger, "Advances in the Development of Silicon Nitride and Other Ceramics," GT-2002-30504, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2002, June 3­6, 2002, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2002
  • C. H. Hsueh, "Analyses of Fiber Pull-out, Push-out and Indentation for Fiber-Reinforced Composites," Recent Res. Devel. Mat. Sci.,3, 1-15 (2002).
  • Y. - F. Su, M. Torzilli, J. D. Meyer, W. Y. Lee, M. J. Lance, C. J. Rawn, and S. Ruppi, "Synthesis of Alpha-Al2O3 Template on Ni Superalloy Surface by Chemical Vapor Deposition," Elevated Temperature Coatings: Science and Technology IV, Edited by N. B. Dahotre, J. M. Hampikian, and J. E. Morral, TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society), p. 15-28 (2001).
  • J. A. Haynes, M. J. Lance, B. A. Pint, and I. G. Wright, "Characterization of Commercial EB-PVD TBC Systems With CVD (Ni,Pt)Al Bond Coatings." Elevated Temperature Coatings: Science and Technology IV, Edited by N. B. Dahotre, J. M. Hampikian, and J. E. Morral, TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society), p. 29-44 (2001).
  • C. H. Hsueh, R. D. Carneim, P. F. Becher, and T. R. Armstrong, "Constrained Sintering of Electrolyte Films on Porous Electrodes," p. 293-302 in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells VII, H. Yokokawa and S. Singhal, Eds., PV 2001-16, The Electrochemical Society Proceedings Series, Pennington, NJ (2001).
  • P. F. Becher, E. Y. Sun, C. H. Hsueh, G. S. Painter, and K. L. More, "Role of Intergranular Films in Toughened Ceramics," pp. 97-105 in Engineering Ceramics '99: Multifunctional Materials, P. Sajgalik (ed.), Trans Tech Publications Inc., 2000.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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