Materials/Nuclear Energy

A Three-Scale Homogenisation Approach to the Prediction of Long-Time Absorption of Radiation Induced Interstitials by Nanovoids at Interfaces
Zhu, Y., Wang, J., Xiang, Y., & Guo X. (2017).  Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 105, 1-20

Atomic-Scale Understanding of Stress Induced .Phase Transformation in Cold-Rolled Hf
hao, H., Song, M., Ni, S., Shao, S., Wang, J., & Liao, X. (2017).  Acta Materialia 131, 271-279

Chloride-Induced Stress Corrosion Cracking of Oxide-Dispersion-Strengthened Austenic Steels
Yan, X., Wang, F., Jiang, L., Lu, Y., Nastasi, M., Zhou, Z., & Cui, B..  Corrosion – April 2018.  Published online.

Clustering on Magnesium Surfaces – Formation and Diffusion Energies
Chu, H., Huang, H., & Wang. J. (2017).  Scientific Reports 7, 5167

Controlled Nanofabrication of Uniform Continuous Graphene Oxide /Polyacrylonitrile nanofibers for Templated Carbonization
Papkov, D., Goponenko, A., Compton, O.C., An, Z., Nguyen, S. T., Dzenis, Y.A.,  (2019).  Journal of Micro- and Nano-Manufacturing, 7, DOI:  10.1115/1.4045211.

Correlation Microanalysis of Localized Molecular Structure_and Nanomechanical Property of PVDF Based Copolymer
Qian, W., Sun, S., Nguyen, C., Ducharme, S., Turner J.A. (2019).  Microscopy and Microanalysis, 25,(Supplement 2), 2090-91.

Direct Selective Laser Sintering of Hexagonal Barium Titanate Ceramics
Zhang, X., Wang, F., Wu, Z., Lu, Y., Yan, X., Nastasi, M., Chen, Y., Hao, Y., Hong, X., & Cui, B. doi:  10.1111/jace.17568.

Dislocations Interaction Induced Structural Instability in Intermetallic Al2Cu
Zhou, Q, Wang, J., Misra, A., Huang, P., Wang, F., & Xu K. (2017) npj Computational Materials 3:24; doi: 10.1038/s4 1524-017-0030-2

Effect of Laser Shock Peening on the Microstructures and Properties of Oxide-Dispersion-Strengthened Austenitic Steels
Yan, X, Wang, F., Deng, L., Zhang, C., Lu, Y., Nastasi, M., Li, M.L. & Cui, B..  Advanced Engineering Materials, Volume 20 (3), 19 pages.

The Effect of Submicron Grain Size on Thermal Stability and Mechanical Properties of High-Entropy Carbide Ceramics
Wang, F., Zhang, X., Yan, X., Lu, Y., Nastasi, M., Chen, Y., & Cui B. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2020; 00, 1-10.

Effects of Synthesis and Processing on Optoelecteronic Properties of Titanium Carbonitride MXene
Hantanasirisakul, K.,:Alhabeb, M.; Lipatov, A.; Maleski, K.; Anasori, B.; Salles, P.;, Ieosakulrat, C., Pakawatpanurut, P.; Sinitskii, A.; May, S. J.; Gogotsi, Y. (2019).  Chem. Mater. 31, 2941-2951.

Electrical and Elastic Properties of Individual Single-Layer Nb4C3Tx MXene Flakes
Lipatov, A., Alhabeb, M., Lu, H., Zhao, S., Loes, M.J., Vorobeva, N.S., Dall’Agnese, Y., Gao, Y., Gruverman, A., Gogotsi, Y., & Sinitskii, A..  Advanced Electronic Materials, 2020, 6, 1901382

Environmentally Assisted Stress Corrosion Cracking
Rokkam, S., Rebak, R.B.Cui, B., & Dryepondt, S.  (2017).  JOM 69 (12), 2851-2852.

Evolution of Irradiation Defects in Ti2AlC Ceramics During Heavy Ion Irradiation
Wang, F., Su, Q., Nastasi, M., Kirk, M.A., L, M., & Cui, B. (2018).  Ceramics International.  In Press.

Experimentally Quantifying Critical Stresses Associated .with Basal Slip and Twinning in Magnesium Using Micropillars
Liu, Y., Li, N., Kumar, M.A.., Pathak, S., Wang, J., McCabe, R.J., Mara, N.A., & Tome, C.N. (2017). Acta Materialia 135, 411-42

Hierarchical Mechanisms of Lateral Interactions in High-Performance Fibers
Stockdale, T.A., Cole, D.P., Staniszewski, J.M., Roenbeck, M.R., Papkov, D., Lustig, S.R., Dzenis, Y.A., & Strawhecker, E.K. (2020). ACS Applied Material & Interfaces, 12, 22256-22267.

Lipatov, A., Loes, M.J., Vorobeva, N.S., Bagheri, S., Abourahma, J. Chen, H., Hong, X., Gogotsi, Y., & Sinitskii, A. (2021). ACS Materials Lett. 3, 1088-1094.

Lipatov, A., Goad, A., Loes, M.J., Vorobeva, N.S., Abourahma, J., Gogotsi, Y., & Sinitskii, A (2021). ACS Materials Lett. 4, 1413-1427.

Improved a-B102+xHySi p-n Heterojunction Performance after Neutron irradiation
Peterson, G.G., Wang, Y., Ianno, N.J., Dowben, PA., Nastasi, M. (2018), Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 36, 011207; doi: 10.1116/1.5008999

Improving Radiation and Stress Corrosion Cracking Resistance of Austenitic Stainless Steels by Laser Shock Peening
Lu, Q.  Masters Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2016. (Advisor:  Bai Cui)

Influence of Laser Shock Peening on Irradiation Defects in Austenitic Stainless Steels
Lu, Q., Su, Q., Wang, F., Zhang, C., Lu, Y., Nastasi, M., & Cui, B. (2017).  Journal of Nuclear Materials. 489, 203-210

Influence of Metal Additives on Microstructure and Properties of Amorphous Metal–SiOC Composites
Ming, K., Su, Q., Gu, C., Xie, D., Wang, Y., NHastasi, M., Wang, J. (2019).  Journal of Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (JOM) 71 (7): 2445-

In Situ Atomic Force Microscopy of the Reconfiguration of On‐Surface Self‐Assembled DNA‐Nanoparticle Superlattices
Shekhirev, M., Sutter, E., & Sutter, P., (2019).  Advanced Functional Materials,

In Situ Electron Microscopy of the Self-Assembly of Single-Stranded DNA-Functionalized Au Nanoparticles in Aqueous Solution
Sutter, E., Zhang, B., Sutter, S, & Sutter, P. (2019).  Nanoscale, 11, 34-44.

In Situ Electron Microscopy of Plasmon-Mediated Nanocrystal Synthesis
Sutter, P, Li, Y., Argyropoulos, C., & E. Sutter (2017). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 139, 6771-6776

In Situ Liquid Cell Electron Microscopy of Ag–Au Galvanic Replacement Reactions
Sutter, E.A., & Sutter, P.W., (2017).  Nanoscale 9, 1271-1278

In-Situ TEM Investigation of Interactions between Irradiation Defects and Crystal Defects in Austenitic Stainless Steels
Cui, B.,  Wang, F., Lu, & Lu, Q.  (2016) Microscopy and Microanalysis, 22 (Supplement 3), 1474-1475

Interface-Driven Mechanisms in Cubic/Noncubic Nanolaminates at Different Scales
Beyerlein, I.J. & Wang J.(2019)  MRS Bulletin, 44,  January 2019.

Interface Facilitated Reorientation of Mg Nanolayers in Mg-Nb Nanolaminates
Chen, Y., Gong, M.Y., Shao, S., Mara, N.A. & Wang, J.  (2019).  JOM, 71 (4).

Interface Structures and Twinning Mechanisms of Twins in Hexagonal Metals
Gong, M., Hirth, J.P., Liu, Y., Shen, Y., & Wang J. (2017).  Materials Research Letters, DOI:10.1080/21663831.2017.1336496

Irradiation Damage Behavior in Novel High-Entropy Carbide Ceramics
Wang, F., Yan, X., Shao, L., Nastasi, M., Cui, B. (June 9 – 13, 2019).  Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 120, Minneapolis, MN.

Irradiation damage in (Zr025Ta025Nb025Ti025)C high-entropy carbide ceramics El
Wang, F., Yan, X, Wang, T., Wu, Y., Shao, L, Nastasi, M., Lu, Y, & Cui, B. Acta Materialia 195, 739-749, 2020

Laser Shock Processing of Polycryastalline Alumina Ceramics
Wang, F., Zhang, C., Lu, Y, Nastasi, M., & Cui, B. (March 2017), Journal of American Ceramic Society,100 (3), 911-919.; DOI 10.1111/jace.14630.

Laser Vibrational Excitation of Radicals to Prevent Crystallinity Degradation Caused by Boron Doping in Diamond
Fan, L., Constantin, L., Wu, Z.P. , McElveen, K.A., Chen, X.G., He, T., Wang, F., Debiemme-Chouvy, C., Cui, B., Lai, R,Y.,, Li, X., Silvain, J.F., Lu, Y. F. (2021)  Sci. Adv. 7: eabc7457  January 20, 2021

Mechanically Controlling the Reversible Phase Transformation from Zinc Blende to Wurtzite in AlN
Li, .Z., Yadav, S, Chen, Y., Li, N., Liu, X-Y., Wang, J., Zhang, S., Baldwin, J.K., Misra, A., & Mara N. (2017). Materials Research Letters, DOI: 10.1080/21663831.2017.1303793

Misfit Dislocation Patterns of Mg-Nb Interfaces
Chen, Y., Shao, S., Liu, X.-Y., Yadav, S.K., Li, N., Mara, N., & Wang, J. (2017). Acta Materialia, 126, 552-563

Mitigating Stress Corrosion Cracking and Irradiation Defects in ODS Austenitic Alloys by Laser Shock Peening
Wang, F., Zhang, C., Lu, Y, Nastasi, M., & Cui, B. (March 2017), Journal of American Ceramic Society,100 (3), 911-919.; DOI 10.1111/jace.14630.

Oxidation of Ti2AlC in High Temperature Steam Environment
Smoqi, .M., Mastera Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2017. URL:  (Advisor:  Bai Cui)

Partially Oxidized Ti3C2Tx MXenes for Fast and Selective Detection of Organic Vapors at Part-per-Million Concentrations
Pazniak, H., Plugin, I. A., Loes, M.J., Inerbaev, T.M., Burmistrov, I.N., Gorshenkov, M., Polcak, J., Varezhnikov, A.S., Sommer, M., Kuznetsov, D.V., Bruns, M., Federov, F.S., Vorobeva, N.S., Sinitskii, A. & Sysoev, V.V.   (2020).  Applied Nano Materials, 3, 3195-3204.

Radiation Damage During In Situ Electron Microscopy of DNA-Mediated Nanoparticle Assemblies in Solution
Sutter, P, Zhang, B., Sutter, E., (2018), Nanoscale 10, 12674.

Sequential {1012} Twinning Stimulated by Other Twins in Titanium S Xu, MY Gong, C Schuman, JS Lecomte, XY Xie, J Wang, Acta Materialia 132:57-68 (2017).

Strength and Plasticity of Amorphous Silicon Oxycarbide
Ming, K., Gu, C., Su, Q., Wang, Y., Zare, A., Lucca, D.A., Nastasi, M., Wang, J., (2019).  Journal of Nuclear Materials  516: 289-295

Strength and Plasticity of Nanolaminated Materials
Wang, J., Zhou, Q., Shao, S., & Misra A. (2017). Materials Research Letters 5: 1, 1-19,  DOI: 10.1080/21663831.2016.1225321

Structures and Mechanical Properties of Al-Al2Cu Interfaces
Liu, G., Gong, M., Xie, D., & Wang J.,  (2019).  JOM 71 (4).