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Refereed Journal Papers    (Google Scholar Profile)

(Note: An asterisk (*) denotes that the author is a corresponding author.)

2020
50. P. Shojaei, M. Trabia, B. O'Toole, R. Jennings, X. Zhang, Y. Liao, "Enhancing Hypervelocity Impact Resistance of Titanium Substrate Using Ti/SiC Metal Matrix Nanocomposite Coating", Composites Part B: Engineering, 194, 108068 (2020).

49. B. Mao, A. Siddaiah, Y. Liao*, P. Menezes, "Laser Surface Texturing and Related Techniques for Enhancing Tribological Performance of Engineering Materials: A Review", Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 53, 153-173 (2020).

48. X. Zhang, B. Mao, Y. Liao*, Y. Zheng, "Selective Laser Melting of Graphene Oxide-Reinforced Ti-48Al-2Cr-2Nb: Improved Manufacturability and Mechanical Strength", Journal of Materials Research, DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2020.63, (2020).

47. P. Esmaeilzadeh, R. Abdi Behnagh, M. Pour, X. Zhang, Y. Liao* , "Phase-Field Modeling of Fracture and Crack Growth in Friction Stir Processed Pure Copper", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, in press, (2020).

46. D. Wang, R. Dai, X. Zhang, L. Liu, H. Zhuang, Y. Lu, Y. Wang, Y. Liao, Q. Nian, "Scalable and Controlled Creation of Nanoholes in Graphene by Microwave-Assisted Chemical Etching for Improved Electrochemical Properties", Carbon, 161, 880-891 (2020). 

45. G. Dai, L. Zhang, Y. Liao, Y. Shi, J. Xie, F. Lei, L. Fan, "Multi-Scale Model for Describing the Effect of Pore Structure on Carbon-Based Electric Double Layer", Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 124, 3952-3961 (2020). 

44. Y. Ioannou, H. Fukuda, C. Rebholz, Y Liao*, T. Ando, C. Doumanidis, "Constrained Crystal Growth during Solidification of Particles and Splats in Uniform Droplet Sprays", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 107, 1205-1221 (2020). 

43. B. Rui, M. Yang, L. Zhang, Y. Jia, Y. Shi, R. Histed, Y. Liao, J. Xie, F. Lei, L. Fan, "Reduced Graphene Oxide-Modified Biochar Electrodes via Electrophoretic Deposition with High Rate Capability for Supercapacitors", Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 50, 407-420, (2020). 

42. M. Aureli, C. Doumanidis, A. Hussien, S. Jaffar, N. Kostoglou, Y. Liao, C. Rebholz, C. Doumanidis, "Multivariable Control of Ball-Milled Reactive Material Composition and Structure", Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 52, 238-249 (2020). 

2019
41. A. Siddaiah, B. Mao, Y. Liao*, P. Menezes, "Effect of Laser Shock Peening on the Wear-Corrosion Synergistic Behavior of an AZ31B Magnesium Alloy", ASME Journal of Tribology, 142, 4 (2020).

40. B. Mao, X. Zhang, P. Menezes, Y. Liao*, "Anisotropic Microstructure Evolution of an AZ31B Magnesium Alloy Subjected to Dry Sliding and Its Effects on Friction and Wear Performance", Materialia, 8, 100444 (2019). 

39. R. Abdi Behnagh, F. Fathi, M. Yeganeh, M. Paydar, M. Mohammad, Y. Liao*, "Production of Seamless Tube from Aluminum Machining Chips via Double-Step Friction Stir Consolidation", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 104, 4769-4777 (2019).

38. X. Zhang, B. Mao, A. Siddaiah, P. Menezes, Y. Liao*, "Direct Laser Shock Surface Patterning of an AZ31B Magnesium Alloy: Microstructure Evolution and Friction Performance", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 116333 (2019).

37. X. Zhang, C. J. Yocom, B. Mao, Y. Liao*, "Microstructure Evolution during Selective Laser Melting of Metallic materials: A Review", Journal of Laser Applications, 31, 031201 (2019).

36. B. Mao, B. Li, D. Lin, Y. Liao*, "Enhanced Room Temperature Stretch Formability of AZ31B Magnesium Alloy Sheet by Laser Shock Peening", Materials Science & Engineering A, 756, 219-225 (2019).

35. B. Mao, A. Siddaiah, X. Zhang, B. Li, P. Menezes, Y. Liao*, "The Influence of Surface Pre-Twinning on the Friction and Wear Performance of an AZ31B Mg Alloy", Applied Surface Science, 480, 998-1007 (2019).

34. B. Mao, Y. Liao*, B. Li, "Abnormal Twin-Twin Interaction in an Mg-3Al-1Zn Magnesium Alloy Processed by Laser Shock Peening", Scripta Materialia, 165, 89-93 (2019).

33. B. Mao, Y. Liao*, "Modeling of Luders Elongation and Work Hardening Behaviors of Ferrite-Pearlite Dual Phase Steels under Tension ", Mechanics of Materials, 129, 222-229 (2019).

2018
32. M. Aureli, S. Alzaabi, A. Hussien, C. Doumanidis, S. Jaffar, I. Gunduz, C. Rebholz, N. Kostoglou, Y. Liao, C. Doumanidis, "Thermostructural Observation and Adaptive Control of Fractal Structure in Ball-Milled Materials", Materials & Design, 160, 772-782 (2018).

31. X. Zhang, Y. Liao*, "A Phase-Field Model for Solid-State Selective Laser Sintering of Metallic Materials", Powder Technology, 339,677-685 (2018).

30. A. Siddaiah, B. Mao, Y. Liao*, P. Menezes, "Surface Characterization and Tribological Performance of Laser Shock Peened Steel Surfaces", Surface and Coating Technology, 351, 188-197 (2018).

29. B. Mao, Y. Liao*, B. Li, "Gradient Twinning Microstructure Generated by Laser Shock Peening in an AZ31B Magnesium Alloy", Applied Surface Science, 457, 342-351 (2018).

28. C. J. Yocom, X. Zhang, Y. Liao*, "Research and Development Status of Laser Peen Forming: A Review", Optics and Laser Technology, 108, 32-45, (2018).

27. M. Aureli, C. C. Doumanidis, I. E. Gunduz, A. G. S. Hussien, Y. Liao, N. Kostoglou, C. Rebholz, C. C. Doumanidis, "Bimetallic Diffusion Modeling and Temperature Regulation During Ball Milling", Materials & Design, 155, 233-243 (2018).

26. B. Mao, A. Siddaiah, P. L. Menezes, Y. Liao*, "Surface Texturing by Indirect Laser Shock Surface Patterning for Manipulated Friction Coefficient", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 257, 227-233 (2018).

25.  Z. Zhang, Q. Nian, C. C. Doumanidis, Y. Liao*, "First-Principles Modeling of Laser-Matter Interaction and Plasma Dynamics in Nanosecond Pulsed Laser Shock Processing", Journal of Applied Physics, 123, 5 (2018).

2017 and before
24.  M. Aureli*, C. C. Doumanidis, I. E. Gunduz, A. G. S. Hussien, Y. Liao*, C. Rebholz, C. C. Doumanidis, "Non-equilibrium Microscale Thermomechanical Modeling of Bimetallic Particulate Fractal Structures During Ball Milling Fabrication", Journal of Applied Physics, 122, 025118 (2017).

23.  M. Aureli, C. C. Doumanidis, I. E. Gunduz, A. G. S. Hussien, Y. Liao, C. Rebholz, C. C. Doumanidis, "Mechanics and Energetics Modeling of Ball-Milled Metal Foil and Particle Structures", Acta Materialia, 123, 305-316 (2017).

22.  Z. Zhang, Y. Liao*, "Multi-stage Modeling of Luders Elongation and Work Hardening Behaviors of Ferrite Steels Under Tension", Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 47, 1621-1628 (2016).

21.  Y. Liao*, C. Ye, G. J. Cheng, “A Review: Warm Laser Shock Peening and Related Laser Processing Technique”, Optics and Laser Technology, 78, 15-24, (2015).

20.  C. Ye, S. Suslov, D. Lin, Y. Liao, G. J. Cheng, “Cryogenic Ultrahigh Strain Rate Deformation Induced Hybrid Nanotwinned Microstructure for High Strength and High Ductility”, Journal of Applied Physics, 213519 (2014). 

19.  C. Ye, Y. Liao, S. Suslov, D Lin, G. J. Cheng, “Ultrahigh Dense and Gradient Nano-precipitates by Warm Laser Shock Peening for Combination of high Strength and Ductility”, Materials Science & Engineering A, 609(15), 195–203 (2014).

18.  D. Lin, C. Ye, Y. Liao, S. Suslov, C. R. Liu, G. J. Cheng, “Mechanism of Fatigue Performance Enhancement in A Laser Sintered Superhard Nanoparticles Reinforced Nanocomposite Followed by Laser Shock Peening”, Journal of Applied Physics, 113, 133509, (2013).

17.  Y. Liao, G. J. Cheng, “Controlled Precipitation by Thermal Engineered Laser Shock Peening and Its Effects on Dislocation Pinning: Multiscale Dislocation Dynamic Simulation and Experiments”, Acta Materialia, 61, 1957-1967, (2013).

16.  Y. Liao, S. Suslov, C. Ye and G. J. Cheng, “The Mechanisms of Thermal Engineered Laser Shock Peening for Enhanced Fatigue Performance”, Acta Materialia, 60, 4997-5009, (2012).

15.  Y. Liao, S. Suslov, C. Ye, and G. J. Cheng, “Deformation Induced Martensite in NiTi and Its Shape Memory Effects Generated by Low Temperature Laser Shock Peening”, Journal of Applied Physics, 112, 033515 (2012).

14.  J. Li, Y. Liao, S. Suslov and G. J. Cheng, “Laser Shock Based Platform for Controllable Forming of Nanowires”, Nano Letters, 12, p.3224-3230, (2012), also featured in News and Views of Nature Photonics, August, 2012, 6(8), “Laser nanofabrication: New regimes for nanoshaping”, Noriaki Horiuchi, doi:10.1038/nphoton.2012.186.

13.  Z. K. Liu, Y. F. Wang, Y. Liao, and G. J. Cheng, “Direction-tunable Nanotwins in Copper Nanowires by Laser Assisted Electrodeposition”, Nanotechnology, 23, 125602 (2012).

12.  Y. Liao, C. Ye, H. Gao, S. Suslov, B. J. Kim, E. A. Stach and G. J. Cheng, “Dislocation Pinning Effects Induced by Nano-precipitates during Warm Laser Shock Peening: Dislocation Dynamic Simulation and Experiments”, Journal of Applied Physics, 110, 023518 (2011).

11.  Y. Liao, Y. L. Yang and G. J. Cheng, “Enhanced Laser Shock by An Active Liquid Confinement”, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 134(3), 034503 (2011).

10.  C. Ye, S. Suslov, D. Lin, Y. Liao, X. Fei and G. J. Cheng, “Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Copper Subjected to Cryogenic Laser Shock Peening”, Journal of Applied Physics, 110, 083504 (2011).

9.  D. Lin, S. Suslov, C. Ye, Y. Liao, R. C. Liu and G. J. Cheng, “Laser Assisted Embedding of Nanoparticles in Metallic Materials”, Applied Surface Science, 258(7), p.2289–2296 (2011).

8.  C. Ye, Y. Liao and G. J. Cheng, “Warm Laser Shock Peening Driven Nanostructures and Their Effects on Fatigue Performance in Aluminum Alloy 6061”, Advanced Engineering Materials, 12(4), 291-297 (2010). (Selected Covering Page).

7.  Y. Liao, C. Ye, B. J. Kim, S. Suslov, E. A. Stach and G. J. Cheng, “Nucleation of Highly Dense Nanoscale Precipitates Based on Warm Laser Shock Peening”, Journal of Applied Physics, 108, 063518 (2010).

6.  Z. T. Zhu, L. F. Zhang, J. Y. Howe, Y. Liao, J. T. Speidel, S. Smith and H. Fong, “Aligned Electrospun ZnO Nanofibers for Simple and Sensitive Ultraviolet Nanosensors”, Chemical Communications, 18, 2568 (2009).

5.  Y. Liao, L. F. Zhang, Y. Gao, Z. T. Zhu and H. Fong, “Preparation, Characterization, and Encapsulation/Release Studies of A Composite Nanofiber Mat Electrospun from An Emulsion Containing PLGA”, Polymer, 49 (24), 5294 (2008).

4.  M. Tian, Y. Gao, Y. Liu, Y. Liao, N. E. Hedin and H. Fong, “Fabrication and Evaluation of Bis-GMA/TEGDMA Dental Resins/Composites Containing Nano Fibrillar Silicate”, Dental Materials, 24 (2), 235 (2008).

3.  Y. Gao, S. Sagi, L. F. Zhang, Y. Liao, D. M. Cowles, Y. Y. Sun and H. Fong, “Electrospun Nano-scaled Glass Fiber Reinforcement of Bis-GMA/TEGDMA Dental Composites”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science,110 (4), 2063 (2008).

2.  M. Tian, Y. Gao, Y. Liu, Y. Liao, R. W. Xu, N. E. Hedin and H. Fong, “Bis-GMA/TEGDMA Dental Composites Reinforced with Electrospun Nylon 6 Nanocomposite Nanofibers Containing Highly Aligned Fibrillar Silicate Single Crystals”, Polymer, 48 (9), 2720 (2007).

1.  J. F. Qu, Y. Q. Zhang, X. L. Lu, X. Q. Xiang, Y. Liao, G. Li and X. G. Li, “Ultrasonic Study on Magnetic-Field-Induced Stripe Order in La1.88Sr0.12-xBaxCuO4”, Applied Physics Letter, 89, 162508 (2006).

Selected Conference Publications :

6.  Y. Liao and G. J. Cheng, “Enhanced Laser Shock by An Active Liquid Confinement”, MSEC 2012, p539-544, 2012.

5.  Z. K. Liu, Y. F. Wang, Y. Liao, and G. J. Cheng, “Nanotwins in Copper Nanowires Controlled by Laser Assisted Electrochemical Deposition", MSEC 2012, p553-558, 2012 (Best Paper Award).

4.  C. Ye, D. Lin, Y. Liao, G. J. Cheng, “Effect of Warm Laser Shock Peening on The Tensile Strength and Ductility of Aluminum Alloys”, MSEC 2012, p533-538, 2012.

3.  D. Lin, S. Sergey, C. Ye, Y. Liao, C. R. Liu, and G. J. Cheng, “Nanoparticles Embedding into Metallic Materials by Laser Direct Irradiation”, MSEC 2012, p879-884, 2012.

2.  J. Li, Y. Liao and G. J. Cheng, “Laser Shock Based Controlled Forming of Silver Nanowires”, MSEC 2011, p463-470, 2011.

1.  Y. Liao, C. Ye, and G. J. Cheng, “Nucleation of Highly Dense Nanoscale Precipitates Based on An Innovative Process: Warm Laser Shock Peening”, MSEC 2010, p291-298, 2010.

Book Chapter:

1.  D. M. Cowles, Y. Gao, S. Sagi, L. F. Zhang, Y. Liao, and H. Fong. In Glass Materials Research Progress: Chapter 2: Electrospun Nano-Scaled Glass Fibers and Their Reinforced Dental Composites, J. C. Wolf and L. Lange, Editors, Nova Science Publishers (ISBN: 978-1-60456-578-2), 2008, pp. 39-59.

Patents:

1. G. J. Cheng, Y. Liao, Y. Yang, C. Ye, “Laser Shock Peening Apparatuses and Methods”, US patent 20,130,180,969 A1, 2013.