2012 Publications

  • Phase Separation in Thick InGaN Layers – A Quantitative Nanoscale Study by Pulsed Laser Atom Probe Tomography
    M. Müller, G.D.W. Smith, B. Gault and C.R.M. Grovenor
    Acta Mater., 60 (2012) pp. 4277 – 4285
    doi 10.1016/j.actamat.2012.04.030

  • Irradiation Effects on Microstructure Change in Nanocrystalline Ceria – Phase, Lattice Stress, Grain Size and Boundaries
    P.D. Edmondson, Y. Zhang, S. Moll, F. Namavar and W.J. Weber
    Acta Mater., 60 (2012) pp. 5408 – 5416
    doi: 10.1016.actamat.2012.07.010

  • How the Crystallography and Nanoscale Chemistry of the Metal / Oxide Interface Develops During the Aqueous Oxidation of Zirconium Cladding Alloys
    Na Ni, D. Hudson, J. Wei, P. Wang, S. Lozano-Perez, G.D.W. Smith, J.M. Sykes, S.S. Yardley, K.L. Moore, S. Lyon, R. Cottis, M. Preuss and C.R.M. Grovenor
    Acta Mater., 60 (2012) pp. 7132 – 7149
    doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2012.09.021

  • The Effect of Ti on the Coarsening Behavior of Oxygen-Rich Nanoparticles in Oxide-Dispersion-Strengthened Steels After Annealing at 1200 C
    C.A. Williams, G.D.W. Smith and E.A. Marquis
    Scripta Mater., 67 (2012) pp. 108 – 111
    doi: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2012.03.035

  • Anomalous Grain Growth in the Surface Region of a Nanocrystalline CeO2 Film Under Low-Temperature Heavy Ion Irradiation
    P.D. Edmondson, Y. Zhang, S. Moll, T. Varga, F. Namavar and W.J. Weber
    Phys. Rev. B, B85 (2012) 214113 pp. 1 – 5
    doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.214113

  • Interfacial Chemistry in an InAs/GaSb Superlattice Studied by Pulsed Laser Atom Probe Tomography
    M. Müller, B. Gault, M. Field, G.J. Sullivan, G.D.W. Smith and C.R.M. Grovenor
    Appl. Phys. Lett., 100 (2012) 083109, pp. 1 – 4
    doi: 10.1063/1.3688045

  • Atom Probe Tomography Characterisation of a Laser Diode Structure Grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
    S.E. Bennett, T.M. Smeeton, D.W. Saxey, G.D.W. Smith, S.E. Hooper, J. Heffernan, C.J. Humphreys and R.A. Oliver
    J. Appl. Phys., 111 (2012) 053508, pp. 1 – 8
    doi: 10.1063/1.3692569

  • Transmission Electron Microscopy of the Amorphization of Copper Indium Diselenide by In Situ Ion Irradiation
    P.D. Edmondson and J.A. Hinks
    J. Appl. Phys. 111 (2012) 053510, pp. 1 – 7
    doi: 10.1063/1.3688257

  • Compositional Non-Uniformities in Pulsed Laser Atom Probe Tomography Analysis of Compound Semiconductors
    M. Müller, G.D.W. Smith, B. Gault and C.R.M. Grovenor
    J. Appl. Phys., 111 (2012) 064908 pp 1 - 8
    doi: 10.1063/1.3695461

  • Determination of the Displacement Energies of O, Si and Zr Under Electron Beam Irradiation
    P.D. Edmondson, W.J. Weber, F. Namavar and Y. Zhang
    Journal of Nuclear Materials, 422 (2012) pp. 86 – 91
    doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2011.12.021

  • Atom Probe Study of Radiation Induced Grain Boundary Segregation / Depletion in a Fe-12%Cr Alloy
    Rong Hu, G.D.W. Smith and E.A. Marquis
    Progress in Nuclear Energy, 57 (2012) pp. 14 – 19
    doi: 10.1016/j.pnucene.2011.10.011

  • Precipitation in Long Term Thermally Aged High Copper, High Nickel Model RPV Steel Welds
    P.D. Styman, J.M. Hyde, K. Wilford, A. Morley and G.D.W. Smith
    Progress in Nuclear Energy, 57 (2012) pp. 86 – 92
    doi: 10.1016/j.pnucene.2011.10.010

  • Characterisation of Oxidation and Reduction of a Palladium-Rhodium Alloy by Atom-Probe Tomography
    Tong Li, P.A.J. Bagot, E.A. Marquis, S.C.E. Tsang and G.D.W. Smith
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, C116 (2012) pp. 4760 – 4766
    Doi: 10.1021/jp211687m

  • Characterisation of Oxidation and Reduction of Pt-Ru and Pt-Rh-Ru alloys by Atom Probe Tomography and Comparison with Pt-Rh
    Tong Li, P.A.J. Bagot, E.A. Marquis, S.C.E. Tsang and G.D.W. Smith
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, C116 (2012) pp. 17633 – 17640
    doi: 10.1021/jp304359m

  • Nanoscale Characterisation of Grain Boundary Oxidation in Cold-Worked Stainless Steels
    K. Kruska, S. Lozano-Perez, D.W. Saxey, T. Terachi, T. Yamada and G.D.W. Smith
    Corrosion Science 63 (2012) pp. 225 – 233
    doi: 10.1016/j.corsci.2012.06.030

  • Mechanisms of Oxidation of Fuel Cladding Alloys Revealed by High Resolution APT, TEM and SIMS Analysis
    C.R.M. Grovenor, Na Ni, D. Hudson, S.S. Yardley, K.L. Moore, G.D.W. Smith, S. Lozano-Perez and J.M. Sykes
    in Proceedings of Symposium A, “Materials Challenges in Current and Future Nuclear Technologies”, Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Boston USA November 2011, MRS Proceedings 1383 (2012) pp. 101 – 112
    doi: 10.1557/opl.2012.521

  • Characterisation of Oxide Scale Formation on a New Single Crystal Superalloy for Power Generation Applications
    A. Sato, Y.-L. Chiu, E.A. Marquis and R.C. Reed
    in “Microscopy of Oxidation 8”, Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on the Microscopy of Oxidation, Liverpool, UK, 11th – 13th April 2011, eds. G.J. Tatlock and H.E. Evans, publ, Science Reviews 2000 Ltd., St Albans, Hertfordshire, UK, pp. 233 – 239
    ISBN 978-1-900814-45-4

  • New Insights into the Atomic-Scale Structures and Behavior of Steels
    E.A. Marquis, P.-Pa Choi, F. Danoix, K. Kruska, S. Lozano-Perez, D. Ponge, D. Raabe and C.A. Williams
    Microscopy Today 20 (4) (2012) pp. 44 – 48
    doi: 10.1017/S1551929512000387

  • Atom Probe Crystallography
    B. Gault, M.P. Moody, J.M. Cairney and S.P. Ringer
    Materials Today, 15 Issue No. 9 (September 2012), pp. 378 – 386.

  • How Safe is That Nuclear Reactor?
    G.D.W. Smith
    Materials World, 20, No. 5 (May 2012), pp. 28 – 31. (Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining “Materials World” Publication Award, 2013)

  • Microstructural Characterisation of Nanometre Scale Irradiation Damage in High-Ni Weld
    J.M. Hyde, R.M. Boothby, C.A. English, P.D. Styman, H. Thomson, G.D.W. Smith, K. Wilford and T.J. Williams
    TMS Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, USA, 11th – 15th March 2012, Supplementary Proceedings Volume 2: Materials Properties, Characterisation and Modeling, pp. 489 – 502, publ. TMS Warrendale PA, USA, (2012) (CD).

  • Atom Probe Analyses of Advanced Sheet Steels
    K. Seto, D. Saxey and G.D.W. Smith
    TMS Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, USA, 11th – 15th March 2012, Supplementary Proceedings Volume 2: Materials Properties, Characterisation and Modeling, pp. 513 - 520, publ. TMS Warrendale PA, USA, (2012) (CD).

  • Direct Low Temperature Steam Reforming of Methanol to Hydrogen and Carbon Dioxide Over CuZnGaOx Catalysts
    K.M.K. Yu, W. Tong, A. West, K. Cheung, T. Li, G.D.W. Smith, Y. Guo and S.C.E. Tsang
    Nature Communications 3: 1230 (2012), 7pp
    doi: 10.1038/ncomms2242