Biography

 

Publications

A. Refereed journal papers
  1. A.Hadadzadeh, F.Mokdad, M.A.Wells, D.L.Chen, A new grain orientation spread approach to analyze the dynamic recrystallization behavior of a cast-homogenized Mg-Zn-Zr alloy using electron backscattered diffraction, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2018, 709, 285-289. 
  2. H.M.Ji, S.M.Liang, X.W.Li, D.L.Chen, A self-assembled smart architecture against drilling predation in a Pinctada maxima shell: Protective mechanisms, Journal of Materials Science, 2018, 53, 3417-3426.
  3. F.Mokdad, D.L.Chen, D.Y.Li, Twin-twin interactions and contraction twin formation in an extruded magnesium alloy subjected to an alteration of compressive direction, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2018, 737, 549-560.
  4. H.M.Ji, X.W.Li, D.L.Chen, Cymbiola nobilis shell: Toughening mechanisms in a crossed-lamellar structure, Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 40043, doi: 10.1038/srep40043.
  5. A.Macwan, A.Kumar, D.L.Chen, Ultrasonic spot welded 6111-T4 aluminum alloy to galvanized high-strength low-alloy steel: Microstructure and mechanical properties, Materials and Design, 2017, 113, 284-296.
  6. F.Mokdad, D.L.Chen, D.Y.Li, Single and double twin nucleation, growth, and interaction in an extruded magnesium alloy, Materials and Design, 2017, 119, 376-396.
  7. A.Macwan, F.A.Mirza, S.D.Bhole, D.L.Chen, Similar and dissimilar ultrasonic spot welding of 5754 aluminum alloy for automotive applications, Materials Science Forum, 2017, 877, 561-568.
  8. S.K.Shaha, F.Czerwinski, W.Kasprzak, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, Ageing characteristics and high-temperature tensile properties of Al-Si-Cu-Mg alloys with micro-additions of Mo and Mn, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2017, 684, 726-736.
  9. S.Q.Wang, T.J.Ma, G.D.Wen, W.Y.Li, D.L.Chen, Microstructure and fatigue properties of linear friction welded TC4 titanium alloy joints, Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, 2017, 22(3), 177-181.
  10. F.A.Mirza, A.Macwan, S.D.Bhole, D.L.Chen, X.G.Chen, Microstructure, tensile and fatigue properties of ultrasonic spot welded aluminum to galvanized high-strength-low-alloy and low-carbon steel sheets, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2017, 690, 323-336.
  11. Q.L.Cui, D.Parkes, D.Westerbaan, S.S.Nayak, Y.Zhou, D.Saha, D.Liu, F.Goodwin, S.Bhole, D.L.Chen, Tensile and fatigue properties of single and multiple dissimilar welded joints of DP980 and HSLA, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 2017, 26(2), 783-791.
  12. S.K.Shaha, F.Czerwinski, W.Kasprzak, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, B.Shalchi-Amirkhiz, Interaction between nano-precipitates and dislocations during high temperature deformation of Al-Si alloys, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2017, 712, 219-224.
  13. H.Peng, D.L.Chen, X.Q.Jiang, Microstructure and mechanical properties of an ultrasonic spot welded aluminum alloy: Effect of welding energy, Materials, 2017, 10, 449, 16p; doi:10.3390/ma10050449 (Free download here).
  14. H.M.Ji, X.W.Li, D.L.Chen, Crystallographic texture of crossed-lamellar structure in Cymbiola nobilis shell, Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 2017, 125(5), 419-422.
  15. F.Mokdad, D.L.Chen, Z.Y.Liu, D.R.Ni, B.L.Xiao, Z.Y.Ma, Hot deformation and activation energy of a CNT-reinforced aluminum matrix nanocomposite, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2017, 695, 322-331.
  16. Z.X.Zhang, S.J.Qu, A.H.Feng, J.Shen, D.L.Chen, Hot deformation behavior of Ti-6Al-4V alloy: Effect of initial microstructure, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2017, 718, 170-181. 
  17. S.Q.Wang, W.Y.Li, K.Jing, X.Y.Zhang, D.L.Chen, Microstructural evolution and mechanical properties of electron beam welded dissimilar titanium alloy joints, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2017, 697, 224-232. 
  18. X.W.Li, H.M.Ji, W.Yang, G.P.Zhang, D.L.Chen, Mechanical properties of crossed-lamellar structures in biological shells: A review, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 2017, 74, 54-71 (An invited review article).
  19. S.Q.Tang, S.J.Qu, A.H.Feng, C.Feng, J.Shen, D.L.Chen, Core-multishell globular oxidation in a new TiAlNbCr alloy at high temperatures, Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, Article number 3483, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-03690-0.
  20. F.Mokdad, D.L.Chen, Z.Y.Liu, D.R.Ni, B.L.Xia, Z.Y.Ma, Three-dimensional processing maps and microstructural evolution of a CNT-reinforced Al-Cu-Mg nanocomposite, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2017, 702, 425-437.
  21. Z.Y.Ma, A.H.Feng, D.L.Chen, J.Shen, Recent advances in friction stir welding/processing of aluminum alloys: microstructural evolution and mechanical properties, Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences, accepted, 2017.
  22. N.Tahreen, D.F.Zhang, F.S.Pan, X.Q.Jiang, D.Y.Li, D.L.Chen, Strengthening mechanisms in magnesium alloys containing ternary I, W and LPSO phases, Journal of Materials Science and Technology, accepted, 2017.
  23. F.Mokdad, D.L.Chen, Z.Y.Liu, B.L.Xiao, D.R.Ni, Z.Y.Ma, Deformation and strengthening mechanisms of a carbon nanotube reinforced aluminum composite, Carbon, 2016, 104, 64-77.
  24. S.Q.Wang, W.Y.Li, Y.Zhou, X.Li, D.L.Chen, Tensile and fatigue behavior of electron beam welded dissimilar joints of Ti-6Al-4V and IMI834 titanium alloys, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2016, 649, 146-152
  25. Q.L.Cui, D.Parkes, D.Westerbaan, S.S.Nayak, Y.Zhou, D.Liu, F.Goodwin, S.Bhole, D.L.Chen, Effect of coating on fiber laser welded joints of DP980 steels, Material and Design, 2016, 90, 516-523.
  26. S.K.Shaha, F.Czerwinski, W.Kasprzak, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, Ageing characteristics and high-temperature tensile properties of Al-Si-Cu-Mg alloys with micro-additions of Cr, Ti, V and Zr, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2016, 652, 353-364.
  27. X.J.Zhao, L.Guo, Z.Y.Cai, L.R.Xiao, Z.W.Zhao, G.Li, J.Han, H.Q.Ru, N.Zhang, D.L.Chen, SiC and ZrN nano-particulate reinforced AlON composites: preparation, mechanical properties and toughening mechanisms, Ceramics International, 2016, 42(5), 6072-6079.
  28. S.K.Shaha, F.Czerwinski, W.Kasprzak, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, Effect of Mn and heat treatment on improvements in static strength and low-cycle fatigue life of an Al-Si-Cu-Mg alloy, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2016, 657, 441-452.
  29. A.Macwan, D.L.Chen, Ultrasonic spot welding of a rare-earth containing ZEK100 magnesium alloy: Effect of welding energy, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 2016, 47(4), 1686-1697.
  30. F.Czerwinski, W.Kasprzak, D.Sediako, D.Emadi, S.K.Shaha, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, High-temperature aluminum alloys for automotive powertrains, Advanced Materials and Processes, 2016, 174(3), 16-20.
  31. F.A.Mirza, K.Wang, S.D.Bhole, J.Friedman, D.L.Chen, D.R.Ni, B.L.Xiao, Z.Y.Ma, Strain-controlled low cycle fatigue properties of a rare-earth containing ME20 magnesium alloy, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2016, 661, 115-125
  32. F.A.Mirza, A.Macwan, S.D.Bhole, and D.L.Chen,