Inamori School of Engineering

Recent Faculty Publications

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Book or Book Section

Bio-Glasses: An Introduction; (254pp). Edited by A. G. Clare and J. R. Jones. J. Wiley & Sons, NY (2012). ISBN 9780470711613.

Ceramic Transactions, Vol. 231, Processing, Properties, and Applications of Glass and Optical (Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Advances in the Fusion and Processing of Glass, AFPG9, Cairns, QLD, Australia, July 10-14, 2011); (254pp). Edited by A. K. Varshneya, H. A. Schaeffer, K. A. Richardson, M. Wightman, and L. D. Pye. J. Wiley & Sons, NY (2012). ISBN: 978-1-1182-7374-6.

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Vol. 370 no. 1963, Structure and biological activity of glasses and ceramics; (229pp). Edited by A. Tilocca and A. N. Cormack. The Royal Society, London (2012). ISSN 1364-503X.

"The Structure of Bioactive Glasses and Their Surfaces," A. N. Cormack. Chapter 5 (pp. 67-76) in Bio-Glasses: an Introduction, Edited by A. G. Clare and J. R. Jones. J. Wiley & Sons, NY, (2012). ISBN: 978-0470711613.

Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings

Biomaterials

A. Coughlan, S. M. Breed, C. Ashraf, J. A. Cardinale, M. M. Hall, and M. R. Towler, "Increasing the quantity of silver in zinc-based glass polyalkenoate cement: Is there an improvement in antibacterial efficacy?," pp 71-2 in NEBEC 2012 (proceedings of 38th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Mar 16-18, 2012.). IEEE Computer Society (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NEBC.2012.6206967]

A. Coughlan, S. M. Breed, C. Ashraf, J. A. Cardinale, M. M. Hall, and M. R. Towler, "Does elevating silver content in zinc-based glass polyalkenoate cements increase their antibacterial efficacy against two common bacteria using the agar gel diffusion method?," Journal of Biomaterials Applications, 27 [7] 840-7 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885328211427775]

P. Hassanzadeh, A. W. Wren, and M. R. Towler, "Silver coated bioactive glass particles for wound healing applications," pp 287-8 in NEBEC 2012 (proceedings of 38th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Mar 16-18, 2012.). IEEE Computer Society (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/nebc.2012.6207077]

T. J. Keenan, A. W. Wren, A. Coughlan, M. M. Hall, and M. R. Towler, "The structural characterization of Ga2O3-Na2O-CaO-ZnO-SiO2 bioactive glasses," pp 362-3 in NEBEC 2012 (proceedings of 38th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Philadelphia, PA, United states.). IEEE Computer Society (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/nebc.2012.6207114]

S. K. Sundaram, C. A. Sacksteder, T. J. Weber, B. J. Riley, R. S. Addleman, B. J. Harrer, and J. W. Peterman, "Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy for rapid screening and live-cell monitoring: application to nanotoxicology," Nanomedicine (London, U. K.), 8 [1] 145-56 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/nnm.12.186]

M. E. Tousley, A. W. Wren, M. R. Towler, and N. P. Mellott, "Processing, characterization, and bactericidal activity of undoped and silver-doped vanadium oxides," Materials Chemistry and Physics, 137 [2] 596-603 (2012).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchemphys.2012.10.008]

A. W. Wren, A. Coughlan, F. R. Laffir, and M. R. Towler, "Comparison of a SiO2-CaO-ZnO-SrO glass polyalkenoate cement to commercial dental materials: Glass structure and physical properties," Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 24 [2] 271-80 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-012-4813-1]

A. W. Wren, A. Coughlan, L. Placek, and M. R. Towler, "Gallium containing glass polyalkenoate anti-cancerous bone cements: Glass characterization and physical properties," Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 23 [8] 1823-33 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-012-4624-4]

A. W. Wren, J. P. Hansen, S. Hayakawa, and M. R. Towler, "Aluminium-free glass polyalkenoate cements: ion release and in vitro antibacterial efficacy," Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 24 [5] 1167-78 (2013).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-013-4880-y]

A. W. Wren, T. Keenan, A. Coughlan, F. R. Laffir, D. Boyd, M. R. Towler, and M. M. Hall, "Characterisation of Ga2O3-Na2O-CaO-ZnO-SiO2 bioactive glasses," Journal of Materials Science, 48 [11] 3999-4007 (2013).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-013-7211-2]

A. W. Wren, A. Coughlan, K. E. Smale, S. T. Misture, B. P. Mahon, O. M. Clarkin, and M. R. Towler, "Fabrication of CaO-NaO-SiO2/TiO2 scaffolds for surgical applications," Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 23 [12] 2881-91 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-012-4746-8]

Y. Xiang, J. Du, L. B. Skinner, C. J. Benmore, A. W. Wren, D. J. Boyd, and M. R. Towler, "Structure and diffusion of ZnO-SrO-CaO-Na2O-SiO2 bioactive glasses: A combined high energy X-ray diffraction and molecular dynamics simulations study," RSC Advances, 3 [17] 5966-78 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ra23231j]

C. Yatongchai, A. W. Wren, D. J. Curran, J.-C. Hornez, and R. T. Mark, "Comparison of the Weibull characteristics of hydroxyapatite and strontium doped hydroxyapatite," Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 21 95-108 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2013.02.004]

Engineering Education

D. D. Edwards and J. A. Overton-Healy, "Engineering Leadership Education and Development (E-LEAD) project at Alfred University," pp 212 in proceedings of 38th Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Rochester, NY, Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2012. American Chemical Society (2012).

Glass Properties

P. Jannotti, G. Subhash, P. Ifju, P. Kreski, and A. Varshneya, "Photoelastic measurement of high stress profiles in ion-exchanged glass," International Journal of Applied Glass Science, 294 [4] 275-81 (2011).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.2041-1294.2011.00066.x]

P. Jannotti, G. Subhash, P. Ifju, P. Kreski, and A. Varshneya, "Influence of ultra-high residual compressive stress on static and dynamic indentation response of a chemically strengthened glass," Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 32 [8] 1551-9 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2012.01.002]

P. Kreski and A. Varshneya, "Microstructural phase separation and delamination in glass for pharma applications," pp 85-90 in Ceramic Transactions, Vol. 231 (proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Advances in the Fusion and Processing of Glass, AFPG9, Cairns, QLD, Australia, July 10-14, 2011.), edited by A. K. Varshneya; H. A. Schaeffer; K. A. Richardson; M. Wightman; and L. D. Pye, American Ceramic society (2012).

N. W. Kucko, T. Keenan, A. Coughlan, and M. M. Hall, "Fill volume as an indicator of surface heterogeneity in glass vials for parenteral packaging," Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 102 [6] 1690-5 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jps.23520]

N. P. Mellott and C. G. Pantano, "A Mechanism of Corrosion-Induced Roughening of Glass Surfaces," International Journal of Applied Glass Science (available online) (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijag.12035]

A. Varshneya and P. Kreski, "The chemistry of chemical strengthening of glass," pp 107-14 in Ceramic Transations, Vol. 231 (proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Advances in the Fusion and Processing of Glass, AFPG9, Cairns, QLD, Australia, July 10-14, 2011.), edited by A. K. Varshneya; H. A. Schaeffer; K. A. Richardson; M. Wightman; and L. D. Pye, American Ceramic Society (2012).

Materials Processing

C.-W. Chung, J. Chun, W. Um, S. K. Sundaram, and J. H. Westsik Jr, "Setting and stiffening of cementitious components in Cast Stone waste form for disposal of secondary wastes from the Hanford waste treatment and immobilization plant," Cement and Concrete Research, 46 14-22 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2013.01.003]

R. J. Koch, I. N. Lokuhewa, J. Shi, M. S. Haluska, and S. T. Misture, "Chemical synthesis of nanoscale Aurivillius ceramics, Bi2A2TiM2O12 (A = Ca, Sr, Ba and M = Nb, Ta)," Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology (available online) (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10971-012-2892-6]

Materials Properties

M. R. Bayati, H. M. Alipour, S. Joshi, R. Molaei, R. J. Narayan, J. Narayan, and S. T. Misture, "Thin-film epitaxy and enhancement of photocatalytic activity of anatase/zirconia heterostructures by nanosecond excimer laser treatment," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117 [14] 7138-47 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp400545t]

V. L. Blair, E. J. Nichols, J. Liu, and S. T. Misture, "Surface modification of nanosheet oxide photocatalysts," Applied Surface Science, 268 410-5 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2012.12.110]

S. Chen, L. Zhang, K. Kisslinger, and Y. Wu, "Transparent Y3Al5O12: Li, Ce ceramics for thermal neutron detection," Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 96 [4] 1067-9 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jace.12297]

S. Chen and Y. Wu, "New opportunities for transparent ceramics," American Ceramic Society Bulletin, 92 [2] 32-7 (2013).

J. Grover, S. Arrasmith, and D. D. Edwards, "Thermoelectric properties and impedance spectroscopy of polycrystalline samples of the beta-gallia rutile intergrowth, (Ga,In)4(Sn,Ti)5O16," Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 191 [7] 129-35 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jssc.2012.02.056]

J.-I. Jung and D. D. Edwards, "Kinetic demixing/decomposition of Ba0.5Sr0.5CoxFe1-xO3-δ. (x = 0.2 and 0.8)," Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 32 [14] 3733-43 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2012.04.038]

S. Kabra, D. W. Brown, C. F. Chen, T. K. Wong, and J. O. Milewski, "Measurement and simulation of residual strain in a laser welded titanium ring," Welding in the World, 56 [1-2] 2-8 (2012).
[http://www.iiwelding.org/PUBLICATIONS/WELDINGINTHEWORLD/Pages/Default.aspx]

J. Liu, E. J. Nichols, J. Howe, and S. T. Misture, "Enhanced photocatalytic activity of TiO2-niobate nanosheet composites," Journal of Materials Research, 28 [3] 424-30 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2012.357]

M. K. Mahapatra, P. Singh, and S. T. Misture, "Manganese induced modifications in yttria stabilized zirconia," Applied Physics Letters, 101 [13] 131606/1-/4 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4755776]

E. J. Nichols, S. M. Pilgrim, and S. T. Misture, "Buckling the equatorial anion plane: octahedral anion distortions in ferroic perovskites and related systems resolved via neutron diffraction," IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 60 [2] 265-72 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TUFFC.2013.2562]

E. J. Nichols, J. Shi, A. Huq, S. C. Vogel, and S. T. Misture, "Controlling structure distortions in 3-layer ferroelectric Aurivillius oxides," Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 197 [1] 475-82 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jssc.2012.09.025]

C. Qu, R. Kasica, R. Wei, E. McCarty, J. H. Fan, D. D. Edwards, G. Wynick, L. Lin, Y. Liu, R. E. Miller, and X. W. Wang, "Evaluations of Multilayer Coatings for Galvanic Corrosion Resistance Applications - Oxide and Nitride Coatings for Carbon Steel," pp 101-13 in Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Vol. 33, Issue 3 (proceedings of 36th Int'l Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, Florida, USA, January 22-27, 2012.), edited by M. Halbig and S. Mathur, J Wiley & Sons (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118217474.ch9]

S. Sanford, S. T. Misture, and D. D. Edwards, "A comparison of the photocatalytic activity of six tunneled titanates," Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 200 189-96 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jssc.2012.12.036]

P. W. Stephens, J. A. Kaduk, T. N. Blanton, D. R. Whitcomb, S. T. Misture, and M. Rajeswaran, "Structure determination of the silver carboxylate dimer [Ag(O2C20H39)]2, silver arachidate, using powder X-ray diffraction methods," Powder Diffraction, 27 [2] 99-103 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0885715612000309]

P. P. Woskov and S. K. Sundaram, "High temperature 2-D millimeter-wave radiometry of micro grooved nuclear graphite," MRS Online Proceedings Library, 1514 [Advances in Materials for Nuclear Energy] 201, 6 pp. (2013).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2013.201]

W. Zhu, Y. Wu, A. Leto, J. Du, and G. Pezzotti, "Cathodoluminescence and Raman spectroscopic analyses of Nd- or Yb-Doped Y2O3 transparent ceramics," Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 117 [17] 3599-607 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp400552b]

Modeling Materials Properties

L. Adkins and A. Cormack, "A study of silica glass fiber structure and elastic properties, using molecular dynamics simulations," pp 115-23 in Ceramic Transactions, Vol. 231 (proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Advances in the Fusion and Processing of Glass, AFPG9, Cairns, QLD, Australia, July 10-14, 2011.), edited by A. Varshneya; K. Richardson; and M. Wightman, American Ceramic Society (2012).

B. Chen, D. G. Yin, J. H. Fan, X. I. Chen, Q. Yuan, and Z. L. Zhang, "Fibre helicoidally rounding hole of tumblebug's elytra and extrusion strength of biomimetic composite," Materials Research Innovations, 17 [1] 17-21 (2013).
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1433075x12y.0000000006]

J. Fan, L. He, and R. J. Stewart, "Concurrent and hierarchical multiscale analysis for layer-thickness effects of nanoscale coatings on interfacial stress and fracture behavior," Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 134 [3] 031012/1-/10 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4006498]

P. K. Kreski, A. K. Varshneya, and A. N. Cormack, "Investigation of ion-exchange 'stuffed' glass structures by molecular dynamics simulation," Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 358 [24] 3539-45 (2012). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2012.05.025]

B. Wang and A. N. Cormack, "Strain modulation of defect structure in gadolinia-doped ceria," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117 [1] 146-51 (2013). [http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp310518j]