Research

Showcasing the latest research from across the DMTC community

Recent peer-reviewed publications from across the DMTC community include:

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Title/Citation
Publication Type
2017

Effect of scan strategy on density and metallurgical properties of 17-4PH parts printed by Selective Laser Melting (SLM)

Rashida, R., Masooda, S. H., Ruan, D., Palanisamy, S., Rahman Rashid, R.A. and Brandt, M. (2017) Journal of Materials Processing Technology

Journal article
2017

Repair and manufacturing of military aircraft components by additive manufacturing technology

Liu, Q; Djugum, R; Sun, S; Walker, K; Choi, J and Brandt, M.(2017) in 17th Australian International Aerospace Congress : AIAC 2017. pp 363-368

Conference Proceedings
2017

Identifying the stages during ultrasonic processing that reduce the grain size of aluminum with added Al3Ti1B master alloy

Wang, G., Dargusch, M. S., Eskin, D. G., & Stjohn, D. H. (2017) Advanced Engineering Materials, published online 29 May 2017

Journal article
2017

Particle swarm optimization approach to defect detection in armour ceramics

Kesharaju, M., & Nagarajah, R. (2017) Ultrasonics, 75, pp 124-131.

 

Journal article
2017

Body armor for stab and spike protection, part 1: Scientific literature review

Nayak, R., Crouch, I., Kanesalingam, S., Ding, J., Tan, P., Lee, B., Miao, M., Ganga, D. and Wang, L. Textile Research Journal

Journal article
2017

Optimising the welding conditions to determine the influence of shielding gas on fume formation rate and particle size distribution for gas metal arc welding

Carpenter, K. R., Monaghan, B. J., Cuiuri, D., and Norrish, J. Welding in the World , 61(3), pp 473-481

Journal Article
2017

Modelling the elastic properties of bi-continuous composite microstructures captured with TriBeam serial-sectioning

Mignone, P. J., Echlin, M. P., Pollock, T. M., Finlayson, T. R., Riley, D. P., Sesso, M. L., and Franks, G. V.  Computational Materials Science, 131, pp 187-195

Journal article
2017

Simulation of convective flow and thermal conditions during ultrasonic treatment of an Al-2Cu alloy

Wang, G., Croaker, P., Dargusch, M., McGuckin, D. and StJohn, D A. Computational Materials Science , 134, pp 116–125

Journal Article
2017

On the need for more realistic experimental conditions in laboratory-based microbiologically influenced corrosion testing

Wade, S.A., Javed, M. A., Palombo, E. A., McArthur, S. L. and Stoddart P. R. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation , 121, pp 97-106

Journal Article
2017

Profluorescent nitroxide sensors for monitoring photo-induced degradation in polymer films

Lussini, V. C., Colwell, J. M., Fairfull-Smith, K. E., and Bottle, S. E. Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, 241, pp 199-209

Journal article
2017

Colloidal processing: Enabling complex shaped ceramics with unique multiscale structures

Franks, G. V., Tallon, C., Studart, A. R., Sesso, M. L., & Leo, S.  Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 100(2), pp 458-490

Journal article
2016

Exploring inexpensive processing routes to prepare dense TiB2 components

Tallon, C. and Franks, G. V. Advances in Applied Ceramics , 115(7), pp 403-410

Journal Article
2016

Effects of chip conditions on the solid state recycling of Ti-6Al-4V machining chips

Lui, E. W., Palanisamy, S., Dargusch, M. S., & Xia, K.  Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 238, pp 297-304

Journal article
2016

Armour Steels

Crouch, I. G., Cimpoeru, S. . Li, H., and Shanugam, D.

Chapter 2 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 55-115

Book Chapter
2016

Light Alloys

Edwards, D.P. and Crouch, I. G.

Chapter 3 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 117-165

Book Chapter
2016

Laminated materials and layered structures

Crouch, I. G.

Chapter 4 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 167-201

Book Chapter
2016

Polymers and fibre-reinforced plastics

Crouch, I. G., Sandlin, J. and Thomas, S.

Chapter 5 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 203-268

Book Chapter
2016

Fibres, textiles and protective apparel

Crouch, I. G., Arnold, L., Pierlot, A., Billon, H.

Chapter 6 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 269-330

Book Chapter
2016

Glasses and Ceramics

Crouch, I. G., Franks, G.V., Tallon, C., Thomas, S., Naebe, M.

Chapter 7 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 331-393

Book Chapter
2016

Analytical techniques and mathematical modelling

Ryan, S.

Chapter 8 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 395-481

Book Chapter
2016

Numerical modelling and computer simulations

Saleh, M., Edwards, L. and Crouch, I. G.

Chapter 9 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 483-579

Book Chapter
2016

High strain rate and specialised testing

Ruan, D., Kariem, M.A., and Crouch, I. G.

Chapter 10 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 581-637

Book Chapter
2016

Ballistic testing methodologies

Crouch, I. G. and Eu, B.

Chapter 11 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 639-673

Book Chapter
2016

The future of armour materials

Crouch, I. G.

Chapter 12 in The Science of Armour Materials, Woodhead Publishing pp 675-692

Book Chapter
2016

Dynamic jacket removal and the bullets journey

Roberts, A., Appleby-Thomas, G. J., Wood, D. C., Hameed, A., & Crouch, I. G.   Paper presented at the Proceedings – 29th International Symposium on Ballistics, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK May 9–13, 2016 pp 2307

Conference Paper
2016

Material science behind the development of a new, shapeable, boron carbide, armour material

Crouch, I.C., Sandlin, J., Thomas, S., and Seeber, A.  29th International Symposium on Ballistics, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK May 9–13, 2016 pp 2332-2342

Conference Paper
2016

Analysis of the residual stress in ARMOX 500T armour steel and numerical study of the resultant ballistic performance

Saleh, M., Luzin, V., Kariem, M. M. and Ruan, D (2016). Materials Research Proceedings 2 (2016) pp 437-442

Conference paper
2016

A novel top surface analysis method for mode I interface characterisation using digital image correlation

Reiner, J., Torres, J. P., & Veidt, M. (2016) Engineering Fracture Mechanics

Journal article
2016

Ballistic evaluation of an Australian ultra-high hardness steel

Ryan, S., Li, H., Edgerton, M., Gallardy, D., and Cimpoeru, S.  Paper presented at the Proceedings – 29th International Symposium on Ballistics, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK May 9–13, pp 1773-1778

Conference Paper
2016

Characterisation of armour properties for the prediction of rupture in localised blast loading

McDonald, B., Bornstein, H., & Orifici, A. C. Paper presented at the Proceedings – 29th International Symposium on Ballistics, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK May 9–13, 2016, vol 1, pp. 1135-1146

Conference Paper
2016

Pressureless sintering of ZrB2 prepared by colloidal processing: Particle packing, sintering conditions, and additives

Leo, S., Tallon, C., and Franks, G. V.  Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99 (2), pp 3883-3892

Journal article
2016

Automatic program generation for welding robots from CAD

Larkin, N., Short, A., Pan, Z., & Van Duin, S.  Paper presented at the IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics, AIM 2016-September 560-565

Conference Paper
2016

The effect of droplet size on the localized corrosion of high-strength aluminium alloys

Knight, S. P., Sudholz, A. D., Butler, A., Palanisamy, S., Dargusch, M. S., & Trueman, A. R.  Materials and Corrosion, 67 (12), pp 1294-1307

2016

Application of augmented finite element and cohesive zone modelling to predict damage evolution in metal matrix composites and aircraft coatings

Han, B., Veidt, M., Reiner, J. and Dargusch, M.  Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research,  8(1), pp. 1-17

2016

Fabricating superior NiAl bronze components through wire arc additive manufacturing

Ding, Donghong, Pan, Z., van Duin, S., Li, H., and Shen, C.  Materials 2016, 9(8), no 652

2016

Hybrid polymer composites for high strain rate applications

Daliri, A., Zhang, J. and C.H. Wang  Chapter 6 Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport – Design, Manufacturing, Analysis and Performance, pp 121–163

Book chapter
2016

‘Effect of ultrasonic treatment on the As-Cast grain structure during the solidification of an Al-2Cu alloy’

Wang, G., Dargusch, M.S. and St John, D.H. Proceedings of The Ninth Pacific Rim International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing (PRICM9), Ed. by T. Furuhara, M. Nishida and S. Miura, The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials pp 344 – 347.

Conference Paper
2016

Influence of carbon steel grade on the initial attachment of bacteria and microbiologically influenced corrosion

Javed, M. A., Neil, W. C., Stoddart, P. R., & Wade, S. A.  Biofouling,  32(1), pp 109-122

Journal Article
2016

Mechanical strength and damage tolerance of highly porous alumina ceramics produced from sintered particle stabilized foams

Tallon, C., Chuanuwatanakul, C., Dunstan, D. E., & Franks, G. V.  Ceramics International, 42, (7), pp 8478–8487

Journal Article
2015

Evaluation of magnesium die-casting alloys for elevated temperature applications: castability

Easton, M. A., Zhu, S., Abbott, T.B., Dargusch, M., Murray, M., Savage, G., Hort, N. & Gibson, M.A.  Advanced Engineering Materials, 18, (6) pp 953–962

Journal Article
2015

Development of processing windows for HVOF carbide-based coatings

Ang, A. S. M., Howse, H., Wade, S. A., & Berndt, C. C. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 25(1-2), pp 28-35

Journal Article
2015

Manufacturing of nickel based cermet coatings by HVOF process

Ang, A., Howse, H., Wade, S., & Berndt, C.  Surface Engineering

Journal Article
2015

Defect characterisation in laminar composite structures using ultrasonic techniques and artificial neural networks

Barry, T. J., M. Kesharaju, C.R. Nagarajah & S Palanisamy  Journal of Composite Materials, 50(7), pp 861-871

Journal Article
2015

Thermoforming and structural analysis of combat helmets

Cartwright, B. K., Lex Mulcahy, N., Chhor, A. O., Thomas, S. G. F., Suryanarayana, M., Sandlin, J. D., Couch, I.G. & Naebe, M.  Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 137(5), Article number 051011

Journal Article
2015

Cutting force, chip formation, and tool wear during the laser-assisted machining a near-alpha titanium alloy BTi-6431S

Gao, Y., Wang, G., Bermingham, M. J. & Dargusch, M. S.  International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 79(9-12), 1949-1960

Journal Article
2015

Evaluation of magnesium die-casting alloys for elevated temperature applications: microstructure, tensile properties, and creep resistance

Zhu, S., Easton, M.A., Abbott, T.B., Nie, J.F, Dargusch, M.S., Hort, N. & Gibson, M. A.  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 46A, pp 3543 – 3554

Journal Article
2016

The ballistic performance of an ultra-high hardness armour steel: An experimental investigation

Ryan, S., Li, H., Edgerton, M., Gallardy, D. & Cimpoeru, S. J. International Journal of Impact Engineering, 94, pp 60-73

Journal Article
2016

Dynamic modulus and strain wave velocity in ballistic fibre strands

Miao, M. Journal of Materials Science, 51(12), pp 5939-5947

Journal Article
2016

A methodology for hydrocode analysis of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene composite under ballistic impact

Nguyen, L. H., Lässig, T. R., Ryan, S., Riedel, W., Mouritz, A. P., & Orifici, A. C.  Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 84, pp 224-235

Journal Article
2015

The efficiency of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene composite against fragment impact

Nguyen, L. H., Ryan, S., Cimpoeru, S. J., Mouritz, A. P. & Orifici, A. C.  Experimental Mechanics, 56, (4), pp 595-605

Journal Article
2015

Tool wear mechanisms involved in crater formation on uncoated carbide tool when machining Ti6Al4V alloy

Rashid Rahman, R. A., Palanisamy, S., Sun, S., & Dargusch, M. S. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 83, Issue 9-12, pp 1457-1465

Journal Article
2015

Evaluation of microstructure and fatigue properties in laser cladding repair of ultrahigh strength AerMet® 100 steel

Sun, S. D., Leary, M., Liu, Q. & Brandt, M. Journal of Laser Applications, 27(S2)

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2015
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2015

Polyaromatic profluorescent nitroxide probes with enhanced photostability

Lussini, V.C., Blinco, J.P., Fairfull-Smith, K.E & Bottle, S.E.   Chemistry, A European Journal, 21, (50) pp 18258–18268

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