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Publications and Patents

    2012

  • Balog, R. S., and P. N. Enjeti. "Design Considerations for Photovoltaic Systems Installed on Curved Surfaces." Proc. of IEEE Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), United States, Austin. 2012.

  • Baxevanis, T., and D. Lagoudas. "A Mode I Fracture Analysis of a Center-Cracked Infinite Shape Memory Alloy Plate under Plane Stress." International Journal of Fracture175.2 (2012): 151-66. Print.

  • Baxevanis, T., Y. Chemisky, and D. Lagoudas. "Finite Element Analysis of the Plane Strain Crack-tip Mechanical Fields in Pseudoelastic Shape Memory Alloys." Smart Materials and Structure 21.9 (2012): n. pag. Print.

  • Chafra, M., S. Bouajila, and H. Kaddami. "New Composite Materials with Natural Reinforcement Extracted from Esparto – Conception and Numerical Simulations." Proc. of International Conference on Bio-based Materials and Composites, Morocco, Marrakech. 2012.

  • Chandratre, S., and P. Sharma. "Coaxing Graphene to Be Piezolectric." Applied Physics Letters 100 (2012): 023114-1-23114-3. Print.

  • Chatzigeorgiou, G., G. D. Seidel, and D. Lagoudas. "Effective Mechanical Properties of "fuzzy Fiber" Composites." Composites Part B: Engineering 43.6 (2012): 2577-593. Print.

  • Dogan, E., N. Singh, A. Chivukula, H. S. Thawabi, I. Karaman, and R. Arroyave. "The Effect of Valence Electron Concentration and Magnetic Properties on the Martensitic Transformation of CoNiGa Shape Memory Alloys." Acta Materialia (Accepted for Publication 2012)

  • Hartl, D., A. Solomou, D. Lagoudas, and D. Saravanos. "Phenomenological Modeling of Induced Transformation Anisotropy in Shape Memory Alloy Actuators." Proc. of SPIE, 83421M. 2012.

  • Lagoudas, D., D. Hartl, Y. Chemisky, L. Machado, and P. Popov. "Constitutive Model for the Numerical Analysis of Phase Transformation in Polycrystalline Shape Memory Alloys." International Journal of Plasticity 32-33 (2012): 155-83. Print.

  • Liu, Z., Y. Zhan, S. Moldovan, M. Gharbi, L. Song, G. Shi, L. Ma, S. Zhao, W. Gao, J. Huang, R. Vajtai, F. Banhart, P. Sharma, J. Lou, and P.M. Ajayan. "Coaxial Nanowire Capacitor." Nature Communications (Accepted for Publication 2012).

  • Ma, J., B. Kockar, A. Evirgen, I. Karaman, Z. P. Luo, and Y. I. Chumlyakov. "Shape Memory Behavior and Tension–compression Asymmetry of a FeNiCoAlTa Single-crystalline Shape Memory Alloy." Acta Materialia 60.5 (2012): 2186-195. Print.

  • Mani Biswas, M., and T. Çağın. "Insights from Theoretical Calculation on Structure, Dynamics, Phase Behavior and Hydrogen Sorption in Nanoporous Metal Organic Frameworks." J. Comp. Theo. Chem 987 (2012): 42-56. Print.

  • Olivos, E., A. L. Miranda, R. Arroyave, N. Singh, and A. H. Romero. "Spin Excitations in Co2NiGa under Pressure from a Theoretical Approach." Annalen Der Physik 524.3-4 (2012): 212-26. Print.

  • Rekik, M., S. El-Borgi, and Z. Ounaies. "An Embedded Mixed-Mode Crack in a Functionally Graded Magnetoelectroelastic Infinite Medium." International Journal of Solids and Structures 49 (2012): 835-45. Print.

  • Rekik, M., S. El-Borgi, and Z. Ounaies. "The Axisymmetric Problem of a Partially Insulated Mixed-Mode Crack Embedded in a Functionally Graded Pyro Magneto Electro Elastic Infinite Medium Subjected to Thermal Loading." Journal of Thermal Stresses (Accepted for Publication 2012)

  • Siewert, M., M. E. Gruner, A. Hucht, H. C. Herper, A. Dannenberg, A. Chakrabarti, S. R. Barman, N. Singh, R. Arroyave, and P. Entel. "Designing Shape-Memory Alloys from First-Principles." Advanced Engineering Materials (Accepted for Publication 2012)

  • 2011

  • Balog, R. S., P. N. Enjeti, and S. Ahmed. "Design Considerations for Photovoltaic Systems Installed on Curved Surfaces." Proc. of IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), United States, Phoenix. 2011.

  • Baxevanis, T., Y. Chemisky, and D. Lagoudas. "On the Path-dependency of the J-integral in a Pseudoelastic Shape Memory Alloy." Proc. of SMASIS 2011, United States, Scottsdale. 2011.

  • Chatzigeorgiou, G., Y. Efendiev, and D. Lagoudas. "Homogenization of Aligned "fuzzy Fiber" Composites." International Journal of Solids and Structures 48.19 (2011): 2668-680. Print.

  • Dai, S., M. Gharbi, P. Sharma, and H. Park. "Surface Piezoelectricity: Size Effects in Nanostructures and the Emergence of Piezoelectricity in Non-piezoelectric Materials."Journal of Applied Phyiscs 110.10 (2011): 104305-1-04305-7. Print.

  • Evirgen, A., F. Basner, I. Karaman, R. Noebe, J. Pons, and R. Santamarta. "Effect of Aging on the Transformation Temperatures of a Ni-rich NiTiHf Shape Memory Alloy." Submit to Scripta Materialia

  • Gharbi, M., Z.H Sun, P. Sharma, K. White, and S. El-Borgi. "Flexoelectric Properties of Ferroelectrics and the Nanoindentation Size-effect." International Journal of Solids and Structures 48 (2011): 249-56. Print.

  • Gurel, T., C. Sevik, and T. Çağın. "Characterization of Vibrational and Mechanical Properties of Quaternary Compounds Cu2ZnSnS4 and Cu2ZnSnSe4 in Kesterite and Stannite Structures." Phys. Rev B 84 (2011)Print.

  • Haskins, J., A. Kinaci, C. Sevik, H. Sevincli, G. Cuniberti, and T. Çağin. "Control of Thermal and Electronic Transport in Defect Engineered Graphene Nanoribbons." ACS Nano 5 (2011): 3779-787. Print.

  • Haskins, J. B., A. Kinaci, and T. Çağin. "Thermal Conductivity of Si-Ge Quantum Dot Super Lattices." Nanotechnology 22.155701 (2011) Print.

  • Helal, E., Z. Ounaies, and A. Meddeb. "Processing and Characterization of Two and Three-phase Polymer-based Nanocomposites for Energy Storage Applications." International Journal of Microstructure and Materials Properties (Accepted 2011)

  • Kalidindi, S., Z. Ounaies, and H. Kaddami. "AC Electric Field Manipulation of Cellulose Whiskers in Polyvinyl Acetate." Proc. of 27th World Congress of the Polymer Processing Society, Morocco, Marrakesh. 2011.

  • Karaman, I., B. Kockar, H. J. Maier, Y. I. Chumlyakov, and J. Ma. "Severe Plastic Deformation of Ti74Nb26 Shape Memory Alloys." Materials Science and Engineering: A 528.25–26 (2011): 7628-635. Print.

  • Karavadi, A. Power Electronics Design Implications of Novel Photovoltaic Collector Geometries and Their Application for Increased Energy Harvest. Thesis. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2011. Print.

  • Karavadi, A., and R. S. Balog. "Novel Non-Flat PV Module Geometries and Implications to Power Conversion." Proc. of IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE). 2011. 7-13. Print.

  • Kumar, P.K., C. Caer, G. Atkinson, E. Patoor, and D. Lagoudas. "The Influence of Stress and Temperature on the Residual Strain Generated during Pseudoelastic Cycling of NiTi SMA Wires." Proc. of SPIE. Article Number 79781E, Vol. 7978. 2011.

  • Lester, B., Y. Chemisky, A. Geltmacher, S. Qidwai, R. Everett, and D. Lagoudas. "Hybrid Shape Memory Alloy Composites for Extreme Environments." Proc. of 22nd International Conference on Adaptive Structures and Technologies, Greece, Corfu. 2011.

  • Lester, B., Y. Chemisky, A. Geltmacher, S. Qidwai, R. Everett, and D. Lagoudas. "Virtual Processing of Hybrid Shape Memory Alloy Composites." Proc. of SMASIS 2011, United States, Scottsdale. 2011.

  • Lester, B., Y. Chemisky, and D. Lagoudas. "Development of Compressive Stresses in Hybrid SMA-ceramic Composites via SMA Transformation." Proc. of SPIE Smart Structures/NDE 2011, United States, San Diego. 2011.

  • Lester, B., Y. Chemisky, and D. Lagoudas. "Transformation Characteristics of SMA Composites." Smart Materials and Structures 20 (2011) Print.

  • Machairas, T., A. Solomou, and D. Saravanos. "On the Development of a Morphing Chevron with Sma Wire Actuators." Proc. of ICAST, Corfu, Greece. 2011.

  • Mani-Biswas, M., and T. Çağın. "Pressure Induced Structural Transformations in Selected Metal Organic Frameworks – a Theoretical Investigation." Mater. Chem. Phys 131 (2011): 44-51. Print.

  • Ojeda, O. U., and T. Çağın. "Anisotropic Behavior of Energetic Materials at Elevated Pressure and Temperature." J. Loss Prevention 24 (2011): 805-13. Print.

  • Rekik, M., S. El-Borgi, and Z. Ounaies. "An Embedded Mixed-Mode Crack in a Functionally Graded Magnetoelectroelastic Infinite Medium." International Journal of Solids and Structures (Accepted 2011)

  • Sevik, C., H. Sevincli, G. Cuniberti, and T. Cagin. "Phonon Engineering in Carbon Nanotubes by Controlling Defect Concentration,." Nano Letters 11 4971 (2011) Print.

  • Sevik, C., A. Kinaci, J.B. Haskins, and T. Çağin. "Characterization of Thermal Transport in Boron Nitride Nanostructures." Phys Rev B 84.085409 (2011): Print.

  • Sevik, C., and T. Çağin. "Investigation of Thermoelectric Properties of Chalcogenide Semiconductors from First Principles." J. Appl. Phys 109.123712 (2011) Print.

  • Singh, N., E. Dogan, I. Karaman, and R. Arroyave. "The Effect of Configurational Order on the Magnetic Characteristics of Co-Ni-Ga Ferromagnetic Shape Memory Alloys."Physical Review B 84 (2011): 184201/1-84201/11. Print.

  • Singh, N., and R. Arroyave. "Effect of Atomic Ordering on the Magnetic Behavior of Co2NiGa Alloys." Proc. of Materials Science and Technology Conference 2011, United States, Columbus. 2011.

  • Sofocleous, K., V. Drakonakis, H. Doumanidis, and S. L. Ogin. "“Controlled Impact Testing Of Carbon Fibre Composites With And Without Carbon Nanotubes”." Proc. of ICAST 2011, Greece, Corfu. 2011.

  • 2010

  • Kart, S. Ozdemir, and T. Cagin. "Elastic Properties of Ni2MnGa from First-principles Calculations." Journal of Alloys and Compounds 508 (2010): 177-83. Print.