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Tzanakis I, Lebon GSB, Eskin D, Pericleous KA, Characterisation of the ultrasonic acoustic spectrum and pressure field in aluminium melt with an advanced cavitometer, Journal of Materials Processing, vol 229, Technology, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.10.009

Mirihanage W, Xu W, Tamayo-Ariztondo J, Eskin D, Garcia-Fernandez M, Srirangam P, Lee P, Synchrotron radiographic studies of ultrasonic melt processing of metal matrix nano composites, Materials Letters, vol 164, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2015.11.022

Tzanakis I, Lebon GSB, Eskin D, Pericleous K, Investigation of the factors influencing cavitation intensity during the ultrasonic treatment of molten aluminium, Materials & Design, vol 90, 2016

Bhagurkar AG, Yamamoto A, Anguilano L, Dennis AR, Durrell JH, Babu NH, Cardwell DA, A trapped magnetic field of 3T in homogeneous, bulk MgB2 superconductors fabricated by a Modified Precursor Infiltration and Growth (MPIG) process, Superconductor Science and Technology, vol 29, 2016, DOI: 10.1088/0953-2048/29/3/035008

Ji S, Yang F, Fan Z, A high strength aluminium alloy for high pressure die casting, Light Metals Proceedings, TMS Conference, 2016, DOI: 10.1002/9781119274780.ch45

Ji S, Gao F, Fan Z, Thermodynamics Calculation of Extra Mn Addition in the Recycling of Al-Si-Cu Aluminium Alloys, ICAA Conference Proceedings, 2016

Burugapalli K, Razavi M, Zhou L, Huang Y, In Vitro Cytocompatibility Study of a Medical beta -Type Ti-35.5Nb-5.7Ta Titanium Alloy, Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering,vol 6, 2016, DOI: 10.1166/jbt.2016.1424

Tzanakis I, Hodnett M, Lebon GSB, Dezhkunov N, Eskin DG, Calibration and performance assessment of an innovative high-temperature cavitometer, Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, vol 240, DOI: 10.1016/j.sna.2016.01.024

Xu WW, Tzanakis I, Srirangam P, Mirihanage WU, Eskin DG, Bodey AJ, Lee PD, Synchrotron quantification of ultrasound cavitation and bubble dynamics in Al-10Cu melts, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, vol 31, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2016.01.017

Holroyd NJH, Scamans GM, Environmental Degradation of Marine Aluminum Alloys-Past, Present, and Future, Corrosion, vol 72, 2016, DOI: 10.5006/1927

Holroyd H, Scamans GM, Sensitization, Intergranular Corrosion, and Environment-Induced Cracking of Aluminum-Magnesium Alloys, CORROSION vol 72, NATL ASSOC CORROSION ENG, 2016.

Wang Q, Callisti M, Greer J, McKay B, Milickovic TK, Zoikis-Karathanasis A, Deligkiozi I, Polcar T, Effect of annealing temperature on microstructure, mechanical and tribological properties of nano-SiC reinforced Ni-P coatings, Wear vol 356-357, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.wear.2016.03.011

Bolzoni L, Nadendla HB, Heterogeneous Nb-Based Nuclei for the Grain Refinement of Al-Si Alloys, JOM vol 68, 2016, DOI: 10.1007/s11837-016-1855-8

Lebon GSB, Pericleous K, Tzanakis I, Eskin D, A model of cavitation for the treatment of a moving liquid metal volume, International Journal of Cast Metals Research, 2016, DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2016.1165460

Eskin D, Ultrasonic processing of molten and solidifying overview and outlook, Materials Science and Technology, 2016, DOI: 10.1080/02670836.2016.1162415

Wang EQ, Wang G, Dargusch MS, Qian M, Eskin DG, StJohn DH, Grain Refinement of an Al-2 wt%Cu Alloy by Al3Ti1B Master Alloy and Ultrasonic Treatment, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 2016, DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/117/1/012050

Lebon GSB, Tzanakis I, Pericleous K, Eskin D, A High-order acoustic cavitation model for the treatment of a moving liquid metal volume, CFD Modeling and Simulation in Materials Processing 2016 Edited by: Laurentiu Nastac, Lifeng Zhang, Brian G. Thomas, Miaoyong Zhu, Andreas Ludwig, Adrian S. Sabau, Koulis Pericleous, and Hervé Combeau, 2016, DOI: 10.1002/9781119274681

Tzanakis I, Lebon GSB, Eskin DG, Pericleous K, Optimization of the ultrasonic processing in a melt flow, Light Metals 2016 Edited by Edward Williams, DOI: 10.1002/9781119274780.ch141

P. Que, Y. P. Zhou, Y. Wang, Z. Fan Effect of MgO on Phase Selection in Al–Mg–Si–Fe–Mn Alloys, Trans. Indian Institute of Metals, 2015, vol 68, issue 6, pp. 1167-1172. DOI: 10.1007/s12666-015-0664-z

Arnas Fitzner, D.G. Leo Prakash, Joao Quinta da Fonseca, Matthew Thomas, Shu-Yan Zhang, Joe Kelleher, Pascal Manuel, Michael Preuss, The effect of aluminium on twinning in binary alpha-titanium, Acta Materialia, vol. 103, 2016, pp 341–351.

Pabel T, Petkov T, da Silva M, Ruzsinszki R, Planta X, Tort J, Eskin D. The effect of ultrasonic degassing on the quality and properties of components produced by low and high pressure die casting, Intern. Foundry Res., 2015, No.3, pp. 28–33.

Tzanakis I, Xu WW, Lebon GSB, Eskin DG, Pericleous K, Lee PD. In situ synchrotron radiography and spectrum analysis of transient cavitation bubbles in molten aluminium alloy, Physics Procedia, 2015, vol. 70, pp. 841–845.

Tzanakis I, Lebon GSB, Eskin DG, Pericleous K. Effect of Input Power and Temperature on the Cavitation Intensity During the Ultrasonic Treatment of Molten Aluminium, Trans. Indian Institute of Metals, 2015, vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 1023-1026. DOI: 10.1007/s12666-015-0639-0.

Lebon GSB, Tzanakis I, Pericleous K, Eskin DG. Dynamics of two interacting hydrogen bubbles in liquid aluminum under the influence of a strong acoustic field, Physical Review E, 2015, vol. 92, 043004-1–043004-8. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.92.043004.

Belov NA, Alabin AN, Matveeva IA, Eskin DG. Effect of zirconium additions and annealing temperature on electrical conductivity and hardness of hot rolled aluminum sheets, Trans. Nonferrous Met. Soc. China, 2015, vol. 25, pp. 2817−2826.

Tzanakis I, Lebon GSB,Eskin DG, Pericleous K. Characterisation of the ultrasonic acoustic spectrum and pressure field in aluminium melt with an advanced cavitometer, J. Mater. Process. Technol., 2016, vol. 229, pp. 582–586 . doi:10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.10.009.

Yan Huang and Zhongyun Fan, Microstructure and Texture Development During Melt Conditioned Twin Roll Casting and Downstream Processing in an AZ31 Magnesium Alloy, Materials Science Forum Vols. 828-829 (2015) pp 87-92, doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.828-829.87

Hajo Dieringa, Sanjeev Das, Dmitry Eskin, Zhongyun Fan, Lydia Katsarou, Manfred Horstmann, Gerrit Kurz, Chamini Mendis, Norbert Hort and Karl Ulrich Kainer, Twin-roll Casting after Intensive Melt Shearing and Subsequent Rolling of an AM30 Magnesium Alloy with Addition of CaO and SiC, Materials Science Forum Vols. 828-829 (2015) pp 35-40 doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.828-829.35

V.M. Sreekumar, N. Hari Babu, D.G. Eskin and Z. Fan, Development of New Oxide Based Master Alloys and their Grain Refinement Potency in Aluminium Alloys, Materials Science Forum Vols. 828-829 (2015) pp 23-28 doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.828-829.23

Z.P. Que, Y. Wang, Y.P. Zhou, L. Liu, Z. Fan, Effect of Al-5Ti-1B Grain Refiner Addition on the Formation of Intermetallic Compounds in Al-Mg-Si-Mn-Fe alloys, Materials Science Forum Vols. 828-829 (2015) pp 53-57, doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.828-829.53

H.-T. Li, J. B. Patel, H. R. Kotadia, Z. Fan, Controlling the Formation of Iron-Bearing Intermetallics in Wrought Al Alloys by Melt Conditioned DC (MC-DC) Casting Technology, Materials Science Forum Vols. 828-829 (2015) pp 43-47 doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.828-829.43

Tzanakis I, Xu WW, Eskin DG, Lee P, Kotsovinos N., In Situ Observation and Analysis of Ultrasonic Capillary Effect in Molten Aluminium, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 2015, vol. 27, pp. 72–80. DOI:10.1016/j.ultsonch.2015.04.029

Vorozhtsov SA, Eskin DG, Tamayo J, Vorozhtsov AB, Promakhov VV, Averin AA, Khrustalyov AP. The Application of External Fields to Manufacturing Novel Dense Composite Master Alloys and Aluminum-based Nanocomposites, Metall. Mater. Trans. A, 2015, vol. 46A, July, pp. 2870–2875. DOI: 10.1007/s11661-015-2850-3

Joshi U, Vadakke Madam SK, Eskin D, Hari-Babu N. Development of Al-B-C master alloy under external fields, Metall. Mater. Trans. A, 2015, vol. 46A, July, pp. 2862–2869. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-015-2926-0

L. Bolzoni, N. Hari Babu, Refinement of the Grain Size of the LM25 Alloy (A356) by 96Al-2Nb-2B Master Alloy, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 222 219-223 (2015), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.03.011

M. Nowak, W. K. Yeoh, L. Bolzoni, N. Hari Babu, Development of Al-Nb-B Master Alloys using Nb and KBF4 Powders, Materials and Design, 75 40-46 (2015) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.03.011

M. Nowak, L. Bolzoni, N. Hari Babu, The Effect of Nb-B Inoculation on Binary Hypereutectic and Near-eutectic LM13 Al-Si Cast Alloys, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 641 22-29 (2015), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.04.053

Utsavi Joshi; Sreekumar VadakeMadam; Dmitry Eskin and Hari Babu Nadendla Development of Al-B-C master alloy under external fields, DOI: 10.1007/s11661-015-2926-0

Sreekumar VM, Hari Babu N, Eskin DG, Fan Z, Structure–property analysis of in-situ Al–MgAl2O4 metal matrix composites synthesized using ultrasonic cavitation, Mater. Sci. Eng. A, 2015, vol. 628, pp. 30–40., DOI: 10.1016/j.msea.2015.01.029

Montalba C, Ramam K, Eskin DG, Ruiz-Navas EM, Prat O. Fabrication of a Novel Hybrid AlMg5/SiC/PLZT Metal Matrix Composite Produced by Hot Extrusion, Materials and Design, 2015, vol. 69, pp. 213–218. DOI:10.1016/j.matdes.2014.12.061

Eskin DG, Al-Helal K, Tzanakis I. Application of a plate sonotrode to ultrasonic degassing of aluminum melt, J. Mater. Proc. Technol., 2015, vol. 222, pp. 148–154. doi:10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.03.006

W Yang, S Ji, Z Li, M Wang, Grain boundary precipitation induced by grain crystallographic misorientations in an extruded Al–Mg–Si–Cu alloy, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 624, 27-30, doi:10.1016/j.jallcom.2014.10.206

S Ji, F Yan, Z Fan Development of a high strength Al–Mg 2 Si–Mg–Zn based alloy for high pressure die casting, Materials Science and Engineering: A 626, 165-174, doi:10.1016/j.msea.2014.12.019

SJ Wenchao Yang, Xinliang Yang, Melt Superheating on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Diecast Al-Mg-Si-Mn Alloy, Met. Mater. Int. 21 (2), 382~390, doi: 10.1007/s12540-015-4215-2

Z. Fan, Y.Wanga, Y.Zhanga, T.Qina, X.R. Zhoub, G.E.Thompsonb, T.Pennycookc, T.Hashimoto, Grain refining mechanism in the Al/Al–Ti–B system, Acta Materialia 84 (2015) 292–304 (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2014.10.055)

Sreekumar VM, Hari Babu N, Eskin DG, Fan Z, Structure–property analysis of in-situ Al–MgAl2O4 metal matrix composites synthesized using ultrasonic cavitation, Mater. Sci. Eng. A, 2015, vol. 628, pp. 30–40.

Eskin D, Alba-Baena N, Pabel T, da Silva M, Ultrasonic Degassing of Aluminium Alloys: Basic Studies and Practical Implementation, Mater. Sci. Technol., 2015, vol. 31, pp. 79–84.

Vorozhtsov S, Zhukov I, Vorozhtsov A, Zhukov A, Eskin D, Kvetinskaya A. Synthesis of Micro- and Nanoparticles of Metal Oxides and Their Application for Reinforcement of Al-Based Alloys, Advances in Mater. Sci. Eng., 2015, vol. 2015, Article ID 718207 (DOI: org/10.1155/2015/718207)

L. Zhou and Z. Fan, Effect of Free Ti on Grain Refinement of Aluminium Inoculated with Potent TiB2 Particles, Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 155-160, DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.790-791.155

M.J. Balart, J.B. Patel and Z. Fan, Grain Refinement of Phosphorus Deoxidised Copper, Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 161-161, DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.790-791.161

G.S. Peng, Y. Wang, M.X. Xia and Z. Fan, Interaction between Zr Addition and Intensive Melt Shearing on Grain Refinement of Commercial Purity Magnesium , Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 167-172, DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.790-791.167

N. Barekar, S. Das, Z. Fan, R. Cinderey and N. Champion, Microstructural Evaluation during Melt Conditioned Twin Roll Casting (MC-TRC) of Al-Mg Binary Alloys, Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 285-290, DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.790-791.285

S. Das, N. Barekar and Z. Fan, Solidification Mechanism of the Melt Conditioned Twin Roll Cast Magnesium Alloy, Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 291-295, DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.790-791.291

H. Men and Z. Fan, Molecular dynamic simulation of the atomic structure of aluminum solid-liquid interfaces Materials Research Express, 1 (2014), 025705, DOI: 10.1088/2053-1591/1/2/025705

D.G. Eskin, Ultrasonic Melt Processing: Opportunities and Misconceptions, Materials Science Forum, 794-796 (2014), 101–106

V.M. Sreekumar, N. Hari Babu, D.G. Eskin and Z. Fan, Grain refinement efficiency of a new oxide-containing master alloy for aluminium casting alloys, Materials Science Forum, 794-796 (2014), 155–160.

W.C. Yang, S. Ji, X,. Zhou, I.C. Stone, G.M. Stone, G.E. Thompson and Z. Fan, Heterogeneous Nucleation of α-Al Grain on Primary a-AlFeMnSi Intermetallic Investigated Using 3D SEM Ultramicrotomy and HRTEM Metallurgical And Materials Transactions A, 45 (2014), 3971-3980

H.R. Kotadia, J.B. Patel, H.-T. Li, F. Gao and Z. Fan, Microstructure Evolution in Melt Conditioned Direct Chill (MC-DC) Casting of Fe–Rich Al-alloy submitted to the 7th Light Metals Conference, South Africa, October 2014

K.H. Kim, Detection of a layer of Al2O3 layer at the interface of Al/MgAl2O4 by high resolution observation using dual beam FIB and TEM, Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis, 3(2014), 233-237, doi: 10.1007/s13632-014-0138-4

F. Yan, S. Ji and Z. Fan, Effect of Cu on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Diecast Al-Mg2Si-Mg Based Alloy, Materials Science Forum, 794 (2014), 172-177

H.L. Yang, S. Ji, D. Watson, M. White and Z. Fan, Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Ductile Aluminium Alloy Manufactured by Recycled Materials, Materials Science Forum, 794 (2014), 1077-1082

D. Watson, S. Ji and Z. Fan, A Super-Ductile Alloy for the Diecasting of Aluminium Automotive Body Structural Components, Materials Science Forum, 794 (2014), 526-531

S. Kumar, S. Agarwal and K.A.Q. O’Reilly, In-situ Al3Nb formation in liquid Al by Nb particle addition, Materials Science Forum, 790-791 (2014), 515-520

J.B. Patel, H.T. Li, X. Mingxu, S. Jones, S. Kumar, K.A.Q. O’Reilly and Z. Fan, Melt Conditioned Direct Chill Casting (MC-DC) Process for Production of High Quality Aluminium Alloy Billets, Materials Science Forum, 794-796 (2014), 149-154

S. Kumar, N. Hari Babu, G.M. Scamans, Z. Fan and K.A.Q. O'Reilly, Twin roll casting of Al-Mg alloy with high added impurity content, Metallurgical and Materials Transaction A, 45 (2014), 2842-2854

F. Yan, S. Kumar, B.J. McKay and K.A.Q. O’Reilly, Effect of Mn on Fe phase formation in high purity Aluminium, Journal of Cast Materials Research, 27 (2014), 202-206, DOI: 10.1179/1743133613Y.0000000098

J. Tamayo-Ariztondo, S. Vadakke Madam, E. Djan, D.G. Eskin, N. Hari Babu and Z. Fan, Nanoparticles Distribution and Mechanical Properties of Aluminum-Matrix Nano-Composites Treated with External Fields, Light Metals 2014, ed. J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 1411–1415, DOI: 10.1002/9781118888438.ch336

J. B Patel, H. T. Li, X. Mingxu, S. Jones, S. Kumar, K. O’Reilly and Z. Fan, Melt conditioned direct chill casting (MC-DC) process for production of high quality aluminium alloy billets, 14th Inter. Conf. Aluminium Alloys, Trondheim, Norway, 2014, 14

S. Ji, Y. Wang, D. Watson and Z. Fan, Microstructural Characteristics of Diecast AlMgSiMn Alloy, Materials Science Forum, 783-786 (2014), 234-238

M.J. Balart and Z. Fan, Surface Oxidation of Molten AZ91D Magnesium Alloy in Air, International Journal of Cast Metals Research, 27 (2014), 167-175, 10.1179/1743133613Y.0000000093

J.H. Li, M.Z. Zarif, M. Albu, B.J. McKay, F. Hofer and P. Schumacher, Nucleation kinetics of entrained eutectic Si in Al–5Si alloys, Acta Materialia, 72 (2014), 80–98, 10.1016/j.actamat.2014.03.030

T. Subroto, A. Miroux A, L. Bouffier, Ch. Josserond, L. Salvo, M. Suéry, D.G. Eskin and L. Katgerman, Formation of hot tear under controlled solidification conditions, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 45 (2014), 2855-2862, 10.1007/s11661-014-2220-6

H. Mehrara, D.G. Eskin, R.H. Petrov, M. Lalpoor and L. Katgerman, Linear Contraction Behavior of Low-Carbon, Low-Alloy Steels During and After Solidification Using Real-Time Measurements, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 45 (2014), 1445–1455, 10.1007/s11661-013-2089-9

J. Tamayo-Ariztondo, S. Vadakke Madam, E. Djan, D.G. Eskin, N. Hari Babu and Z. Fan, Nanoparticles Distribution and Mechanical Properties of Aluminum-Matrix Nano-Composites Treated with External Fields, Light Metals 2014, ed J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 1411–1415, 10.1002/9781118888438.ch336

E. Djan, S. Vadakke Madam, N. Hari Babu, J. Tamayo-Ariztondo, D.G. Eskin and Z. Fan, Processing of Metal Matrix Composites Under external fields and their application as grain refiner, Light Metals 2014, ed J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 1401–1404, 10.1002/9781118888438.ch334

S. Vorozhtsov, D.G. Eskin, A. Vorozhtsov and S. Kulkov, Physico-Mechanical and Electrical Properties of Aluminum-Based Composite Materials with Carbon Nanoparticles, Light Metals 2014, ed J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 1373–1377, 10.1002/9781118888438.ch329

L. Bolzoni, M. Nowak and N.H. Babu, On the Performance of a Novel Grain Refiner in Hyper-Eutectic Al-Si Cast Alloys, Light Metals 2014, ed J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 957-962, 10.1002/9781118888438.ch159

D.G. Eskin, Mechanisms and Control of Macrosegregation in DC Casting, Light Metals 2014, ed J. Grandfield, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 851–860, 10.1002/9781118888438.ch143

D.G Eskin, T. Atamanenko, L. Zhang and L. Katgerman, On the mechanisms of grain refinement of by ultrasonic melt treatment in the presence of transition metals, Essential Readings in Light Metals, eds. J.F. Grandfield and D.G Eskin, TMS/Wiley, 2013, 415–419, 10.1002/9781118647783.ch51

R. Nadella, D.G. Eskin and L. Katgerman, Effect of grain refinement on defect formation in DC cast Al-Zn-Mg-Cu alloy billet, Essential Readings in Light Metals, eds. J.F. Grandfield and D.G Eskin, TMS/Wiley, 2013, 842–847, 10.1002/9781118647783.ch105

D.G. Eskin, M. Lalpoor and L. Katgerman, Cold cracking during direct-chill casting, Essential Readings in Light Metals, Essential Readings in Light Metals, eds. J.F. Grandfield and D.G Eskin, TMS/Wiley, 2013, 939-944, 10.1002/9781118647783.ch11

U. Joshi and N.H. Babu, Effect of Al Addition on Microstructure of AZ91D, Magnesium Technology 2014, eds M. Alderman, M. V. Manuel, N. Hort and N. R. Neelameggham, TMS/Wiley, 2014, 209-212, 10.1002/9781118888179.ch41H.

H. Men and Z. Fan, Atomic ordering in liquid aluminium induced by substrates with misfits, Computational Materials Science, 85 (2014), 1-7, 10.1016/j.commatsci.2013.12.042

T. Smith, K. O'Reilly, S. Kumar and I. Stone, Influence of Grain-Refiner Addition on the Morphology of Fe-Bearing Intermetallics in a Semi-Solid Processed Al-Mg-Si Alloy, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 44 (2013), 4866-4871, 10.1007/s11661-013-1934-1

T. Subroto, A. Miroux, D.G. Eskin, K. Ellingsen, A. Marson, M. M'Hamdi and L. Katgerman, Tensile mechanical behavior of as-cast AA7050 alloy in the super-solidus temperature range, Proc. 13th International Conference on Fracture, Beijing, China, June 16–21, 2013, 9

D.G. Eskin, Structure and casting defects of billets produced by direct-chill casting, Proc. 7th Int. Conf. Advanced Casting Processes, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys, 12-14 November, 2013

I. Tzanakis, A. Georgoulas, D. Fytanidis, M. Hadfield, N. Kotsovinos Preliminary investigation of the impact pressure from a single cavitation water bubble on a solid boundary wall, using experimental, analytical and numerical methods. 5th World Tribology Congress (WTC), Turin, Italy, 8-13 September 2013

N. Hari Babu, M. Nowak and L. Bolzoni, Grain Refiner for Al-Si Alloys Light Metals 2013, ed. B. Sadler, Warrendale, TMS/Wiley, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/9781118663189.ch170

Y. Huang, Characteristics of steady state deformation of an Al–0.1 Mg alloy at low temperatures, Journal of Material Science, 48 (2013), 4484-4491, 10.1007/s10853-012-7049-z

J.B. Patel, Y.B. Zuo, Z. Fan, Liquid metal engineering by application of intensive shearing Liquid Metal Processing and Casting Conference, Austin, Texas, 2013, 291

S. Ji, W. Yang, B. Jiang and Z. Fan, Improvement of Mechanical Properties of HPDC A356 Alloy through Melt Quenching Process, Proceedings of the 2013 International Symposium on Liquid Metal Processing and Casting (eds M. J. M. Krane, A. Jardy, R. L. Williamson and J. J. Beaman), TMS/Wiley, 2013, 10.1002/9781118830857.ch49

Y. Yue, W.D. Griffiths and N.R. Green, Modelling of the Effects of Entrainment Defects on Mechanical Properties in a Cast Al-Si-Mg Alloy, Materials Science Forum, 765 (2013), 225-229, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.225

L. Bolzoni, N.H. Babu, E.M. Ruiz-Navas, E. Gordo, Comparison of Microstructure and Properties of Ti-6Al-7Nb Alloy Processed by Different Powder Metallurgy Routes, Key Engineering Materials, 551 (2013), 161-179, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.551.161

 Y. Huang, A New Approach to Solute Effect on Grain Boundary Migration, Materials Science Forum, 753 (2013), 131-134, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.753.131

S. Ji, W. Yang, F. Gao, D. Watson and Z. Fan, Effect of Iron in Al-Mg-Si-Mn Ductile Diecast Alloy, Light Metals 2013, ed. B. Sadler, Warrendale, TMS/Wiley, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/9781118663189.ch55

H.B. Nadendla, M. Nowak and L. Bolzoni, Grain Refiner for Al-Si Alloys, Light Metals 2013, ed. B. Sadler, Warrendale, TMS/Wiley, 2013, DOI:10.1002/9781118663189.ch170

I.C. Stone, B.J. McKay and Z. Fan (eds.), Proceedings of the 6th International Light Metals Technology Conference, July 24th-26th, 2013, Old Windsor, UK, Transtech Publications, Zürich-Dürnten, 2013

D.G. Eskin, T. Atamanenko, L. Zhang and L. Katgerman,On the mechanisms of grain refinement of by ultrasonic melt treatment in the presence of transition metals, Essential Readings in Light Metals, ed. J.F. Grandfield, D.G Eskin, Hoboken, Wiley, 2013, 415–419

R. Nadella, D.G. Eskin, L. Katgerman, Effect of grain refinement on defect formation in DC cast Al-Zn-Mg-Cu alloy billet Essential Readings in Light Metals, ed. J.F. Grandfield, D.G Eskin, Hoboken, Wiley, 2013, 842–847

D.G. Eskin, M. Lalpoor, L. Katgerman, Cold cracking during direct-chill casting, Essential Readings in Light Metals, ed. J.F. Grandfield, D.G Eskin, Hoboken, Wiley, 2013, 939-944

J.F. Grandfield, D.G. Eskin, I.H. Bainbridge, Direct-Chill Casting of Light Alloys Science and Technology, Hoboken: J. Willey and Sons/TMS, 2013, 411

Hossein Mehrara, Dmitry G. Eskin, Roumen H. Petrov, Mehdi Lalpoor, Laurens Katgerman, Linear Contraction Behavior or Low-Carbon, Low-Alloy Steels During and After Solidification Using Real-Time Measurements. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Vol. 45A, March 2014 - 1445. (DOI:10.1007/s11661-013-2089-9)

I. Tzanakis, D.G. Eskin, A. Georgoulas, D.K. Fytanidis, Incubation pit analysis and calculation of the hydrodynamic impact pressure from the implosion of an acoustic cavitation bubble. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 21 (2014) 866-878. (DOI:10.1016/j.ultsonch.2013.10.003)

Feng Yan, Shouxun Ji and Zhongyun Fan, Effect of Excess Mg on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Al-Mg2Si High Pressure Die Casting Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 pp 64-68 (2013) (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.64)

M. Xia, A.K. Prasada Rao and Z. Fan, Solidification Mechanisms in Melt Conditioned Direct Chill (MC-DC) Cast AZ31 Billets. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 291-295 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.291)

Xiaohui Xue, Yun Wang, Ian Stone and Zhongyun Fan, Hot Cracking Susceptibility in the TIG Joint of AZ31 Mg-Alloy Plates Produced by the TRC Process with and without Intensive Melt Shearing. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 756-760 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.756)

Guosheng Peng, Yun Wang and Zhongyun Fan, Effect of Intensive Melt Shearing and Zr Content on Grain Refinement of Mg-0.5Ca-xZr Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 336-340 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.336)

Yun Wang, Hu-Tian Li, Zhongyun Fan and Geoff Scamans, Characterisation of Oxide Films in Al-Mg Alloy Melts Materials. Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 220-224 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.220)

Hu-Tian Li, Geoff Scamans and Zhongyun Fan, Refinement of the Microstructure of an Al-Mg2Si Hypereutectic Alloy by Intensive Melt Shearing. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 97-101 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.97)

Sanjeev Das, Shouxun Ji, Omer El Fakir, Liliang Wang, John Dear, Jianguo Lin, Ian Stone, Geoff Scamans and Zhongyun Fan, Melt Conditioned Twin Roll Casting (MC-TRC) of Thin Mg-Alloy Strips for Direct Stamping of Mg Components. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 170-174 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.170)

Shouxun Ji, Douglas Watson, Yun Wang, Mark White and Zhongyun Fan, Effect of Ti Addition on Mechanical Properties of High Pressure Die Cast Al-Mg-Si Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 23-27 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.23)

Y.B. Zuo, Z. Fan, Q.F. Zhu, L. Lei and J.Z. Cui, Modification of a Hypereutectic Aluminium Silicon Alloy under the Influence of Intensive Melt Shearing. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 140-144 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.140)

Kawther Al-Helal, Yun Wang, Ian Stone and Zhongyun Fan, Effect of Ca Level on the Formation of Silicon Phases During Solidification of Hypereutectic Al-Si Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 117-122 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.117)

S. Ji, B. Jiang, W. Yang and Z. Fan, Melt Quenched High Pressure Die Casting (MQ-HPDC) of an A356 Alloy. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 195-199 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.195)

Z. Cassinath, M. Xia, Y. Huang and Z. Fan, Process Optimization and Microstructure Control for Twin Screw Rheo-Extrusion of an AZ91D Magnesium Alloy. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 439-443 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.439)

Sehyun Ko, Boyoung Kim, Yongin Kim, Taehyeong Kim, Kitae Kim, Brian McKay and Jesik Shin, Manufacture of CNTs-Al Powder Precursors for Casting of CNTs-Al. Matrix Composites. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 353-357 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.353)

L. Bolzoni, M. Nowak, F. Yan, and N. Hari Babu, Grain Refiner Development for Al Containing Mg Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 145-149 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.145)

L. Bolzoni, M. Nowak and N. Hari Babu, Influence of a Novel Master Alloy Addition on the Grain Refinement of Al-Si Cast Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 311-315 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.311)

L. Bolzoni, E.M. Ruiz-Navas, and E. Gordo, Processing of Elemental Titanium by Powder Metallurgy Techniques. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 383-387 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.383)

Noe Alba-Baena, Thomas Pabel, Natalia Villa-Sierra and Dmitry Eskin, Effect of Ultrasonic Melt Treatment on Degassing and Structure of Aluminium Alloys. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 271-275 (2013) (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.271)

A. Miranda, N. Alba-Baena, B.J. McKay, D.G. Eskin, S.H. Ko, and J.S. Shin, Study of Mechanical Properties of an LM24 Composite Alloy Reinforced with Cu-CNT Nanofillers, Processed Using Ultrasonic Cavitation. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 245-249 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.245)

Y. Huang, D-B. Liu, M, Xia, and L. Anguilano, Characterization of an Mg-2Zn-1Ca 1-TCP Composite Fabricated by High Shear Solidification and ECAE. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 (2013) pp 813-817 (DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.813)

Shouxun Ji, Yun Wang, D. Watson, and Z. Fan, Microstructural Evolution and Solidification Behavior of Al-Mg-Si Alloy in High-Pressure Die Casting, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Vol 44A, July 2013— 3185-3197.

BÖttger D, Apel M, Santillana B, Eskin DG, Relationship Between Solidification Microstructure and Hot Cracking Susceptibility for Continuous Casting of Low-Carbon and High-Strength Low-Alloyed Steels: A Phase-Field Study, Metall. Mater. Trans. A, 2013 (Currently available online only).

S. Jones, A.K. Prasada Rao and Z. Fan: Melt conditioned direct chill (MC_DC) casting of Al Alloys; Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 2013, (DOI. 10.1007/s12666-012-0235-5).

Alba-Baena N, Eskin D: Kinetics of ultrasonic degassing of aluminum alloys; Light Metals 2013, ed. B. Sadler, Warrendale, TMS/Wiley, 2013 p 957-962.

Hari Babu N, Fan Z, and Eskin DG: Application of external fields to technology of metal-matrix composite materials, TMS 2013 Annual Meeting Supplemental Proceedings, Warrendale, TMS/Wiley, 2013, p 1037-1044.

Mingxu Xia, Yan Huang, Zen Cassinath, Zhongyun Fan: Rheo-extrusion of AZ91D alloy; Solid State Phenomena, 2013, 192-193, 470-475.

Zhongyun Fan: An Epitaxial Model for Heterogeneous Nucleation on Potent Substrates; Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 44A, 2013, p 1409-1418.

S. Ji, W. Yang, B. Jiang, J.B. Patel, and Z. Fan: Weibull statistical analysis of the effect of melt conditioning on the mechanical properties of AM60 alloy; Materials Science & Engineering A 566 2013, p 119-125.

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Shouxun Ji, Wenchao Yang, Feng Gao, Douglas Watson, and Zhongyun Fan: Effect of iron on the microstructure and mechanical property of Al-Mg-Si-Mn and Al-Mg-Si diecast alloys; Materials Science & Engineering A 564 2013, p 130-139.

N.S. Reddy, A.K. Prasada Rao, J. Krishnaiah, M. Chakraborty and B.S. Murty: Design of an ideal Grain-Refiner alloy for Al-7Si Alloy using artificial neural networks, Journal of Materials Engineering & Performance, Vol.22, Issue 3 2013, p 696-699 DOI: 10.1007/s11665-012-0334-9

Katgerman L, Eskin DG. Structure and defect formation during DC casting of aluminium alloys, Intern. Conf. on Advances in Metallic Materials and Manufacturing Processes for Strategic Sectors, ICAMPS 2012; Trivandrum; 19–21 January 2012. Materials Science Forum, 2012, vol. 710, pp.43-49.

Zhang L, Eskin DG, Miroux A, Katgerman L.Formation of microstructure in Al-Si alloys under ultrasonic melt treatment, Light Metals 2012, ed. C.E. Suarez, Warrendale: TMS/Springer, 2012, pp. 999–1004.

Zhang L., Eskin DG. Miroux A, Katgerman L. Role of solute and transition metals in grain refinement of aluminium alloys under ultrasonic melt treatment, Proc. 13th Intern, Conf. on Aluminum Alloys (ICAA13), Pittsburgh, PA, USA, June3-7, 2012, ed. H. Weiland, A.D. Rollett, W.A. Cassada, Hoboken: Wiley/TMS, 2012, pp. 1389–1394.

Faraji M, Eskin DG, Katgerman L. Grain refinement in hypoeutectic Al-Si alloys using ultrasonic vibrations, Foundry Trade Journal International, 2012, vol. 186 (3694), pp. 119–123.

Zhang L, Eskin DG, Miroux A, Subroto T, Katgerman L. Effect of inlet geometry on macrosegregation during the direct chill casting of 7050 alloy billets: experiments and computer modelling, Proc. MCWASP XIII, International Conference on Modeling of Casting, Welding and Advanced Solidification Processes, 17–22 June 2012, Schladming, Austria; IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng., 2012, vol. 33, paper 012019

Y. Huang, Evolution of Microstructure and Texture during Hot Deformation of a Commercially Processed Supral100, Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 28 (2012), 531-536

Y. Huang and F.J. Humphreys, The Effect of Solutes on Grain Boundary Mobility during Recrystallization and Grain Growth in Some Single-Phase Aluminium Alloys, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 132 (2012), 166-174

D. Liu, Y. Huang and P.B. Prangnell, Microstructure and Performance of a Bio-Degradable Mg-2Zn-0.5Ca-1B-TCP Composite Fabricated by Combined Solidification and Severe Deformation Processing, Materials Letters, 82 (2012), 7-9

D. Liu, Y. Zuo, W. Meng, M. Chen and Z. Fan, Fabrication of Biodegradable Nano-Sized β-TCP/Mg Composite by a Novel Melt Shearing Technology, Materials Science and Engineering C, 32 (2012), 1253-1258

S. Pawar, X. Zhou, G.E. Thompson, J.D. Robson, I. Bayandorian, G. Scamans and Z. Fan, Influence of Lead on the Microstructure and Corrosion Behaviour of Melt-Conditioned, Twin-Roll-Cast AZ91D Magnesium Alloy, Corrosion, 68 (2012), 548-556

Subroto T, Miroux A, Mortensen D, M’Hamdi M, Eskin DG, Katgerman L, Semi-quantitative predictions of hot tearing and cold cracking in aluminum DC casting using numerical process simulator, Proc. MCWASP XIII, International Conference on Modeling of Casting, Welding and Advanced Solidification Processes, 17–22 June 2012, Schladming, Austria;IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 2012, vol. 33, paper 012068.

Y. Zhang, N. Ma, B. McKay, X. Li and H. Wang, The Role of Fe on the Grain Refinement of High Purity Aluminium, Advanced Materials Research, 538-541 (2012), 2264-2268

S. Ji and Z. Fan: Extruded microstructure of Zn-5 wt-%Al eutectic alloy processed by twin screw extrusion; Materials Science and Technology Vol 28 no. 11 2012, p 1287-1294.

J.B. Patel, A.K. Prasada Rao, B. Jiang, Y.B. Zuo, and Z. Fan: Melt conditioned direct chill casting (MC-DC) process for production of high quality Mg-Alloy billets; Mg2012, 9th International Conference of Magnesium Alloys and their Applications, 2012. p 713-736.

S. Ji, D. Watson, Z. Fan and M. White: Development of a super ductile Al-Mg-Si alloy; Materials Science & Engineering A 556 2012, p 824-833.

Begoña Santillana, Rob Boom, Dmitry Eskin, Hideo Mizukami, Masahito Hanao, and Masayuki Kawamoto: High-Temperature Mechanical Behavior and Fracture Analysis of a Low-Carbon Steel Related to Cracking; Metallurgical and Materials Transactions 43A 2012, p 5048-5057.

L. Zhang, D.G. Eskin, A. Miroux, T. Subroto and L. Katgerman: Influence of Melt Feeding Scheme and Casting Parameters During Direct-Chill Casting on Microstructure of an AA7050 Billet; Metallurgical and Materials Transaction 43B, 2012, p 1565-1573.

Schenker M.C., Pourquie M.J.B.M., Eskin D.G., and Boersma B.J.: PIV quantification and numerical modelling of the flow induced by an ultrasonic horn; Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 2013, vol 10 p. 502-509.

H.-T. Li, Y. Wang, and Z. Fan: Mechanisms of enhanced heterogeneous nucleation during solidification in binary Al-Mg alloys; Acta Materialia 60 2012, p 1528-1537.

Yun Wang, Hu Tian Li, and Zhongyun Fan: Oxidation of Aluminium Alloy Melts and Inoculation by Oxide Particles; Indian Institute of Metals 2012, online DOI 10.1007/s12666-012-0194-x

Sundaram K., Nadendla H.B., Scamans G., Eskin D., and Fan Z.: Solidification behaviour of an AA5754 Al alloy ingot cast with high impurity content; International Journal of Materials Research, 2012, vol. 103, no. 10, pp 1228-1234.

M. Xia, Y. Huang, Z. Cassinath, and Z. Fan: Continuous twin screw rheo-extrusion of an AZ91D magnesium alloy. Metall Mater Trans 43A issue 11, 2012, p 4331-4344.

K. Al-Helal, I.C. Stone, and Z. Fan: Simultaneous Primary Si Refinement and Eutectic Modification in Hypereutectic Al-Si Alloys; Indian Institute of Metals 2012, online. DOI 10.1007/s12666-012-0171-4

Heike Emmerich, Hartmut Löwen, Raphael Wittkowski, Thomas Gruhn, Gyula I. Tóth, György Tegze, and László Gránásy: Phase-field-crystal models for condensed matter dynamics on atomic length and diffusive time scales: an overview; Advances in Physics, 2012 DOI:10.1080/00018732.2012.737555

S. Pawar, X. Zhou, G.E. Thompson, J.D. Robson, I. Bayandorian, G. Scamans, and Z. Fan: Influence of Lead on the Microstructure and Corrosion Behavior of Melt-Conditioned, Twin-Roll-Cast AZ91D Magnesium Alloy, Corrosion 68, 2012, p 548-556.

S. Jones, A.K. Prasada Rao, J.B. Patel, G.M. Scamans, and Z. Fan: Microstructural Evolution in Intensively Melt sheared Direct Chill Cast Al-alloys, 13th Int. conference of Aluminium Alloys (ICAA13), Pittsburgh, 2012, p 91-96.

Zuo, YB., Jiang, B., Zhang, Y. and Fan, Z., Melt conditioned DC (MC-DC) casting of magnesium alloys, Magnesium Technology 155- 160

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Yang, L-Q., Xu, J., Liu, G-J. and Fan, Z., Formation mechanism of non-dendritic microstructure in rheo-diecast AZ91D magnesium alloy by different stirring speed, Cailiao Rechuli Xuebao/Transactions of Materials and Heat Treatment 33 (10) : 91- 95

Y.B. Zuo, B. Jiang, Y.J. Zhang, and Z. Fan, Degassing LM25 aluminium alloy by novel degassing technology with intensive melt shearing, International Journal of Cast Metals Research 26 (1) : 16- 21

G. Scamans, H-T Li and Z. Fan: Melt Conditioned Casting of Aluminum Alloys, 13th Int. Conference on Aluminium Alloys (ICAA13) Pittsburgh, 2012, p 1395-1400.

I. Bayandorian, Y. Huang and Z. Fan: The impact of melt conditioned twin roll casting on the downstream processing of an AZ31 magnesium alloy; Metall Mater Trans 43A 2012, p 1035-1047.

Gyula I. Tóth, György Tegze, Tamás Puszatai, and László Gránásy: Heterogeneous Crystal Nucleation: The Effect Lattice Mismatch; Physical Review Letters, January 2012.

A.K. Prasada Rao:  An approach for predicting the composition of a recyled al-alloy;  Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, Vol. 65, issue 6, Dec. 2011, p 615-617.

M. Milosavljevic, G. Shao, M.A. Lourenco, R.M. Gwilliam, K.P. Homewood, S.P. Edwards, R. Valizadeh and J.S. Colligon:  Transition from amorphous to crystalline beta phase in co-sputtered FeSi2 films as a function of temperature;  Journal of Applied Physics 98, 2005.