Faculty

En Ma

Professor

Research Interests

Computational Materials Science, Structural Materials, and Nanostructured & Metastable Materials

Education
  • Ph.D. 1989, Tsinghua University (thesis at Caltech)
  • M.S. 1985, Tsinghua University
  • B.S. 1982, Tsinghua University
Experience
  • 2002 - Present:  Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
  • 1998 - 2002:  Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
  • 1993 - 1998:  Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University
  • 1992 - 1993:  Visiting Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 1990 - 1992:  Research Fellow, Michigan Ion Beam Laboratory, University of Michigan
  • 1989 - 1990:  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Materials Science and Engineering and IBM TJ Watson Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 1986 - 1989:  Graduate Research Assistant, Materials Research Group, Division of Applied Sciences, Caltech
  • 1982 - 1985:  Research and Teaching Assistant, Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University
Research Areas
  • Amorphous metals
  • Chalcogenide phase-change alloys for memory applications
  • Nanostructured metals
  • Dislocations and twins in plastic deformation
  • In situ transmission electron microscopy
  • Elastic strain engineering of small-volume materials
Awards
  • 2015:  Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher
  • 2015:  MRS Fellow
  • 2014:  Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher
  • 2011:  Senior Scientist Award, 18th International Symposium on Metastable, Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Materials
  • 2010:  Fellow of American Physical Society
  • 2009:  Fellow of ASM (American Society of Metals) International
  • 2004:  Materials Science Research Silver Medal
  • 2003:  HTS/CMES Visiting Lectureship
  • 1997:  Halliburton Faculty Development Award
  • 1994:  NSF Research Initiation Award
Journal Articles
  • Wu, N., Zuo, L., Wang, J., Ma, E. (2016).  Designing aluminum-rich bulk metallic glasses via electronic-structure-guided microalloying .  Acta Materialia .  108.  143 - 151.
  • Zhang, B., Zhang, W., Shen, Z., Chen, Y., Li, J., Zhang, S., Zhang, Z., Wuttig, M., Mazzarello, R., Ma, E., Han, X. (2016).  Element-resolved atomic structure imaging of rocksalt Ge2Sb2Te5 phase-change material.  Applied Physics Letters.  108(19).
  • Song, Z., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2016).  Mode {III} fracture toughness of the Zr61Ti2Cu25Al12 bulk metallic glass .  Acta Materialia .  109.  275 - 285.
  • Wang, X., Chen, K., Zhang, Y., Wan, J., Warren, O. L., Oh, J., Li, J., Ma, E., Shan, Z. (2015).  Growth Conditions Control the Elastic and Electrical Properties of ZnO Nanowires.  Nano Letters.  15(12).  7886-7892.
  • Wang, Z., Li, Q., Cui, Y., Liu, Z., Ma, E., Li, J., Sun, J., Zhuang, Z., Dao, M., Shan, Z., Suresh, S. (2015).  Cyclic deformation leads to defect healing and strengthening of small-volume metal crystals.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  112(44).  13502-13507.
  • Ding, J., Ma, E., Asta, M., Ritchie, R. O. (2015).  Second-Nearest-Neighbor Correlations from Connection of Atomic Packing Motifs in Metallic Glasses and Liquids.  Scientific Reports.  5.  17429-17429.
  • Zhang,Wei., Deringer,Volker L.., Dronskowski,Richard., Mazzarello,Riccardo., Ma, E., Wuttig,Matthias. (2015).  Density-functional theory guided advances in phase-change materials and memories.  MRS Bulletin.  40(10).  856–869.
  • Song, Z., He, Q., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2015).  Fatigue endurance limit and crack growth behavior of a high-toughness Zr61Ti2Cu25Al12 bulk metallic glass .  Acta Materialia .  99.  165 - 175.
  • Xie, D. G., Wang, Z. J., Sun, J., Li, J., Ma, E., Shan, Z. W. (2015).  In situ study of the initiation of hydrogen bubbles at the aluminium metal/oxide interface.  Nature Materials.  14(9).  899-+.
  • Wang, C. C., Li, Q. J., Chen, L., Cheng, Y. H., Sun, J., Shan, Z. W., Li, J., Ma, E. (2015).  Ultrafast shape change and joining of small-volume materials using nanoscale electrical discharge.  Nano Research.  8(7).  2143-2151.
  • Han, W., Huang, L., Ogata, S., Kimizuka, H., Yang, Z., Weinberger, C., Li, Q., Liu, B., Zhang, X., Li, J., Ma, E., Shan, Z. (2015).  From “Smaller is Stronger” to “Size-Independent Strength Plateau”: Towards Measuring the Ideal Strength of Iron.  Advanced Materials.  27(22).  3385–3390.
  • Mao, Y., Li, J., Lo, Y., Qian, X., Ma, E. (2015).  Stress-driven crystallization via shear-diffusion transformations in a metallic glass at very low temperatures.  Phys. Rev. B.  91(21).  214103.
  • Ma, E. (2015).  Tuning order in disorder.  Nature Materials.  14(6).  547-552.
  • Liu, B., Wan, L., Wang, J., Ma, E., Shan, Z. (2015).  Terrace-like morphology of the boundary created through basal-prismatic transformation in magnesium .  Scripta Materialia .  100(0).  86 - 89.
  • Wang, Z., Shan, Z., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2014).  An index for deformation controllability of small-volume materials.  Science China-Technological Sciences.  57(4).  663-670.
  • Xu, J., Ma, E. (2014).  Damage-tolerant Zr-Cu-Al-based bulk metallic glasses with record-breaking fracture toughness.  Journal of Materials Research.  29(14).  1489-1499.
  • Yang, X., Sun, S., Wu, X., Ma, E., Zhang, T. (2014).  Dissecting the Mechanism of Martensitic Transformation via Atomic-Scale Observations.  Scientific Reports.  4.
  • Li, J., Shan, Z., Ma, E. (2014).  Elastic strain engineering for unprecedented materials properties.  Mrs Bulletin.  39(2).  108-117.
  • Zhu, Z., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2014).  Elevating the fracture toughness of Cu49Hf42Al9 bulk metallic glass: Effects of cooling rate and frozen-in excess volume.  Intermetallics.  46.  164-172.
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y., Ma, E. (2014).  Full icosahedra dominate local order in Cu64Zr34 metallic glass and supercooled liquid.  Acta Materialia.  69.  343-354.
  • Wang, L., Teng, J., Liu, P., Hirata, A., Ma, E., Zhang, Z., Chen, M., Han, X. (2014).  Grain rotation mediated by grain boundary dislocations in nanocrystalline platinum.  Nature Communications.  5.
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2014).  On the origin of elastic strain limit of bulk metallic glasses.  Applied Physics Letters.  104(1).
  • Ding, J., Patinet, S., Falk, M., Cheng, Y., Ma, E. (2014).  Soft spots and their structural signature in a metallic glass.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  111(39).  14052-14056.
  • Ding, J., Xu, M., Guan, P. F., Deng, S. W., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2014).  Temperature effects on atomic pair distribution functions of melts.  Journal of Chemical Physics.  140(6).
  • Liu, B., Wang, J., Li, B., Lu, L., Zhang, X., Shan, Z., Li, J., Jia, C., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2014).  Twinning-like lattice reorientation without a crystallographic twinning plane.  Nature Communications.  5.
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y., Ma, E. (2013).  Charge-transfer-enhanced prism-type local order in amorphous Mg65Cu25Y10: Short-to-medium-range structural evolution underlying liquid fragility and heat capacity.  Acta Materialia.  61(8).  3130-3140.
  • Tian, L., Shan, Z., Ma, E. (2013).  Ductile necking behavior of nanoscale metallic glasses under uniaxial tension at room temperature.  Acta Materialia.  61(13).  4823-4830.
  • Wang, L., Liu, P., Guan, P., Yang, M., Sun, J., Cheng, Y., Hirata, A., Zhang, Z., Ma, E., Chen, M., Han, X. (2013).  In situ atomic-scale observation of continuous and reversible lattice deformation beyond the elastic limit.  Nature Communications.  4.
  • Wang, S. J., Sui, M. L., Chen, Y. T., Lu, Q. H., Ma, E., Pei, X. Y., Li, Q. Z., Hu, H. B. (2013).  Microstructural fingerprints of phase transitions in shock-loaded iron.  Scientific Reports.  3.
  • Liu, G., Zhang, G. J., Jiang, F., Ding, X. D., Sun, Y. J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2013).  Nanostructured high-strength molybdenum alloys with unprecedented tensile ductility.  Nature Materials.  12(4).  344-350.
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2013).  Quantitative measure of local solidity/liquidity in metallic glasses.  Acta Materialia.  61(12).  4474-4480.
  • Wang, C., Mao, Y., Shan, Z., Dao, M., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E., Suresh, S. (2013).  Real-time, high-resolution study of nanocrystallization and fatigue cracking in a cyclically strained metallic glass.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  110(49).  19725-19730.
  • Greer, A. L., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2013).  Shear bands in metallic glasses.  Materials Science & Engineering R-Reports.  74(4).  71-132.
  • Tian, L., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E., Shan, Z. (2013).  Visualizing size-dependent deformation mechanism transition in Sn.  Scientific Reports.  3.
  • Tian, L., Cheng, Y., Shan, Z., Li, J., Wang, C., Han, X., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2012).  Approaching the ideal elastic limit of metallic glasses.  Nature Communications.  3.
  • Liu, X. Q., Li, X. B., Zhang, L., Cheng, Y. Q., Yan, Z. G., Xu, M., Han, X. D., Zhang, S. B., Zhang, Z., Ma, E. (2012).  Comment on "New Structural Picture of the Ge2Sb2Te5 Phase-Change Alloy" Reply.  Physical Review Letters.  108(23).
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2012).  Correlating local structure with inhomogeneous elastic deformation in a metallic glass.  Applied Physics Letters.  101(12).
  • He, Q., Shang, J. K., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2012).  Crack-resistance curve of a Zr-Ti-Cu-Al bulk metallic glass with extraordinary fracture toughness.  Acta Materialia.  60(12).  4940-4949.
  • Yu, Q., Li, S., Minor, A. M., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2012).  High-strength titanium alloy nanopillars with stacking faults and enhanced plastic flow.  Applied Physics Letters.  100(6).
  • Mauro, N. A., Fu, W., Bendert, J. C., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E., Kelton, K. F. (2012).  Local atomic structure in equilibrium and supercooled liquid Zr75.5Pd24.5.  Journal of Chemical Physics.  137(4).
  • Xu, M., Park, M. S., Lee, J. M., Kim, T. Y., Park, Y. S., Ma, E. (2012).  Mechanisms of Li+ transport in garnet-type cubic Li3+xLa3M2O12 (M = Te, Nb, Zr).  Physical Review B.  85(5).
  • Xu, M., Ding, J., Ma, E. (2012).  One-dimensional stringlike cooperative migration of lithium ions in an ultrafast ionic conductor.  Applied Physics Letters.  101(3).
  • Xu, M., Cheng, Y. Q., Wang, L., Sheng, H. W., Meng, Y., Yang, W. G., Han, X. D., Ma, E. (2012).  Pressure tunes electrical resistivity by four orders of magnitude in amorphous Ge2Sb2Te5 phase-change memory alloy.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  109(18).  E1055-E1062.
  • Wang, Z., Shan, Z., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2012).  Pristine-to-pristine regime of plastic deformation in submicron-sized single crystal gold particles.  Acta Materialia.  60(3).  1368-1377.
  • Yue, Y., Liu, P., Deng, Q., Ma, E., Zhang, Z., Han, X. (2012).  Quantitative Evidence of Crossover toward Partial Dislocation Mediated Plasticity in Copper Single Crystalline Nanowires.  Nano Letters.  12(8).  4045-4049.
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E., Kramer, M. J. (2012).  Relating Dynamic Properties to Atomic Structure in Metallic Glasses.  Jom.  64(7).  856-881.
  • Wang, Z., Li, Q., Shan, Z., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2012).  Sample size effects on the large strain bursts in submicron aluminum pillars.  Applied Physics Letters.  100(7).
  • Wang, C. C., Ding, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Wan, J. C., Tian, L., Sun, J., Shan, Z. W., Li, J., Ma, E. (2012).  Sample size matters for Al88Fe7Gd5 metallic glass: Smaller is stronger.  Acta Materialia.  60(13-14).  5370-5379.
  • Liu, P., Du, K., Zhang, J., Wang, L., Yue, Y., Ma, E., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z., Chen, M., Han, X. (2012).  Screw-rotation twinning through helical movement of triple-partials.  Applied Physics Letters.  101(12).
  • Ding, J., Cheng, Y., Sheng, H., Ma, E. (2012).  Short-range structural signature of excess specific heat and fragility of metallic-glass-forming supercooled liquids.  Physical Review B.  85(6).
  • Liu, X. Q., Li, X. B., Zhang, B., Zhang, S. B., Ma, E., Zhang, Z., Han, X. D. (2012).  Truncated Lorch-window method revealing the off-octahedral Ge in nanocrystalline Ge2Sb2Te5.  Physica Status Solidi B-Basic Solid State Physics.  249(10).  1914-1918.
  • Huang, L., Li, Q., Shan, Z., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2011).  A new regime for mechanical annealing and strong sample-size strengthening in body centred cubic molybdenum.  Nature Communications.  2.
  • Ma, E., Zhang, Z. (2011).  AMORPHOUS ALLOYS Reflections from the glass maze.  Nature Materials.  10(1).  10-11.
  • Yue, Y., Liu, P., Zhang, Z., Han, X., Ma, E. (2011).  Approaching the Theoretical Elastic Strain Limit in Copper Nanowires.  Nano Letters.  11(8).  3151-3155.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2011).  Atomic-level structure and structure-property relationship in metallic glasses.  Progress in Materials Science.  56(4).  379-473.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2011).  Intrinsic shear strength of metallic glass.  Acta Materialia.  59(4).  1800-1807.
  • He, Q., Cheng, Y., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2011).  Locating bulk metallic glasses with high fracture toughness Chemical effects and composition optimization.  Acta Materialia.  59(1).  202-215.
  • Lee, M., Lee, C., Lee, K., Ma, E., Lee, J. (2011).  Networked interpenetrating connections of icosahedra Effects on shear transformations in metallic glass.  Acta Materialia.  59(1).  159-170.
  • Liu, X. Q., Li, X. B., Zhang, L., Cheng, Y. Q., Yan, Z. G., Xu, M., Han, X. D., Zhang, S. B., Zhang, Z., Ma, E. (2011).  New Structural Picture of the Ge2Sb2Te5 Phase-Change Alloy.  Physical Review Letters.  106(2).
  • Wang, L., Zhang, Z., Ma, E., Han, X. D. (2011).  Transmission electron microscopy observations of dislocation annihilation and storage in nanograins.  Applied Physics Letters.  98(5).
  • Li, B. Q., Li, B., Wang, Y. B., Sui, M. L., Ma, E. (2011).  Twinning mechanism via synchronized activation of partial dislocations in face-centered-cubic materials.  Scripta Materialia.  64(9).  852-855.
  • Deng, Q., Cheng, Y., Yue, Y., Zhang, L., Zhang, Z., Han, X., Ma, E. (2011).  Uniform tensile elongation in framed submicron metallic glass specimen in the limit of suppressed shear banding.  Acta Materialia.  59(17).  6511-6518.
  • Zhang, J. Y., Liu, G., Zhang, X., Zhang, G. J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2010).  A maximum in ductility and fracture toughness in nanostructured Cu/Cr multilayer films.  Scripta Materialia.  62(6).  333-336.
  • Yang, B. J., Yao, J. H., Chao, Y. S., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2010).  Developing aluminum-based bulk metallic glasses.  Philosophical Magazine.  90(23).  3215-3231.
  • Zhang, J., Liu, G., Wang, R. H., Li, J., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2010).  Double-inverse grain size dependence of deformation twinning in nanocrystalline Cu.  Physical Review B.  81(17).
  • Zheng, K., Wang, C., Cheng, Y., Yue, Y., Han, X., Zhang, Z., Shan, Z., Mao, S. X., Ye, M., Yin, Y., Ma, E. (2010).  Electron-beam-assisted superplastic shaping of nanoscale amorphous silica.  Nature Communications.  1.
  • Li, S., Ding, X., Li, J., Ren, X., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2010).  High-Efficiency Mechanical Energy Storage and Retrieval Using Interfaces in Nanowires.  Nano Letters.  10(5).  1774-1779.
  • Wang, L., Han, X., Liu, P., Yue, Y., Zhang, Z., Ma, E. (2010).  In Situ Observation of Dislocation Behavior in Nanometer Grains.  Physical Review Letters.  105(13).
  • Li, S., Ding, X., Li, J., Ren, X., Sun, J., Ma, E., Lookman, T. (2010).  Inverse martensitic transformation in Zr nanowires.  Physical Review B.  81(24).
  • Senkov, O. N., Miracle, D. B., Barney, E. R., Hannon, A. C., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2010).  Local atomic structure of Ca-Mg-Zn metallic glasses.  Physical Review B.  82(10).
  • Xu, M., Meng, Y., Cheng, Y. Q., Sheng, H. W., Han, X. D., Ma, E. (2010).  Pressure-induced crystallization of amorphous Ge2Sb2Te5.  Journal of Applied Physics.  108(8).
  • Yu, Q., Shan, Z., Li, J., Huang, X., Xiao, L., Sun, J., Ma, E. (2010).  Strong crystal size effect on deformation twinning.  Nature.  463(7279).  335-338.
  • Xu, J., Ramamurty, U., Ma, E. (2010).  The fracture toughness of bulk metallic glasses.  Jom.  62(4).  10-18.
  • Li, B., Yan, P. F., Sui, M. L., Ma, E. (2010).  Transmission electron microscopy study of stacking faults and their interaction with pyramidal dislocations in deformed Mg.  Acta Materialia.  58(1).  173-179.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Xu, M., Sheng, H. W., Meng, Y., Han, X. D., Ma, E. (2009).  A body-centered-cubic polymorph of the Ge2Sb2Te5 phase change alloy.  Applied Physics Letters.  95(13).
  • Li, B., Cao, B. Y., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2009).  A nucleation mechanism of deformation twins in pure aluminum.  Acta Materialia.  57(15).  4500-4507.
  • Yang, B. J., Yao, J. H., Zhang, J., Yang, H. W., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2009).  Al-rich bulk metallic glasses with plasticity and ultrahigh specific strength.  Scripta Materialia.  61(4).  423-426.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E., Sheng, H. W. (2009).  Atomic Level Structure in Multicomponent Bulk Metallic Glass.  Physical Review Letters.  102(24).
  • Li, B., Ma, E. (2009).  Atomic Shuffling Dominated Mechanism for Deformation Twinning in Magnesium.  Physical Review Letters.  103(3).
  • Ma, E., Xu, J. (2009).  BIODEGRADABLE ALLOYS The glass window of opportunities.  Nature Materials.  8(11).  855-857.
  • Zhang, L., Cheng, Y., Cao, A. J., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2009).  Bulk metallic glasses with large plasticity: Composition design from the structural perspective.  Acta Materialia.  57(4).  1154-1164.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Han, Z., Li, Y., Ma, E. (2009).  Cold versus hot shear banding in bulk metallic glass.  Physical Review B.  80(13).
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2009).  Configurational dependence of elastic modulus of metallic glass.  Physical Review B.  80(6).
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Cao, A. J., Ma, E. (2009).  Correlation between the elastic modulus and the intrinsic plastic behavior of metallic glasses: The roles of atomic configuration and alloy composition.  Acta Materialia.  57(11).  3253-3267.
  • Wen, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2009).  Distinguishing medium-range order in metallic glasses using fluctuation electron microscopy: A theoretical study using atomic models.  Journal of Applied Physics.  105(4).
  • Li, B., Joshi, S., Azevedo, K., Ma, E., Ramesh, K., Figueiredo, R. B., Langdon, T. G. (2009).  Dynamic testing at high strain rates of an ultrafine-grained magnesium alloy processed by ECAP.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  517(1-2).  24-29.
  • Li, G., Borisenko, K. B., Chen, Y., Nguyen-Manh, D., Ma, E., Cockayne, D. J. (2009).  Local structure variations in Al89La6Ni5 metallic glass.  Acta Materialia.  57(3).  804-811.
  • Xu, M., Cheng, Y. Q., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2009).  Nature of Atomic Bonding and Atomic Structure in the Phase-Change Ge2Sb2Te5 Glass.  Physical Review Letters.  103(19).
  • Jia, P., Zhu, Z., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2009).  Notch toughness of Cu-based bulk metallic glasses.  Scripta Materialia.  61(2).  137-140.
  • Li, B., Ma, E. (2009).  Pyramidal slip in magnesium: Dislocations and stacking fault on the 1011 plane.  Philosophical Magazine.  89(14).  1223-1235.
  • Li, B. Q., Sui, M. L., Li, B., Ma, E., Mao, S. X. (2009).  Reversible Twinning in Pure Aluminum.  Physical Review Letters.  102(20).
  • Cao, A. J., Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2009).  Structural processes that initiate shear localization in metallic glass.  Acta Materialia.  57(17).  5146-5155.
  • Li, B., Ma, E. (2009).  Zonal dislocations mediating 1 0 (1)over-bar 1 < 1 0 (1)over-bar (2)over-bar > twinning in magnesium.  Acta Materialia.  57(6).  1734-1743.
  • Wen, J., Wang, J., Ma, E. (2008).  A FLUCTUATION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY STUDY OF MEDIUM-RANGE ORDER IN METALLIC GLASSES.  Acta Metallurgica Sinica.  44(11).  1388-1393.
  • Shen, Y., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2008).  A group of Cu(Zr)-based BMGs with critical diameter in the range of 12 to 18 mm.  Journal of Materials Science & Technology.  24(2).  149-152.
  • Shi, L., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2008).  Alloy compositions of metallic glasses and eutectics from an idealized structural model.  Acta Materialia.  56(14).  3613-3621.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E., Sheng, H. W. (2008).  Alloying strongly influences the structure, dynamics, and glass forming ability of metallic supercooled liquids.  Applied Physics Letters.  93(11).
  • Sheng, H. W., Cheng, Y. Q., Lee, P. L., Shastri, S. D., Ma, E. (2008).  Atomic packing in multicomponent aluminum-based metallic glasses.  Acta Materialia.  56(20).  6264-6272.
  • Wang, Y., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2008).  Bulk metallic glass formation near the TiCu-TiNi pseudo-binary eutectic composition.  Philosophical Magazine Letters.  88(5).  319-325.
  • Li, B., Ma, E., Ramesh, K. (2008).  Dislocation configurations in an extruded ZK60 magnesium alloy.  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions a-Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science.  39A(11).  2607-2614.
  • Wu, X. L., Ma, E. (2008).  Dislocations and twins in nanocrystalline Ni after severe plastic deformation: the effects of grain size.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  483-84.  84-86.
  • Luo, W. K., Ma, E. (2008).  EXAFS measurements and reverse Monte Carlo modeling of atomic structure in amorphous Ni80P20 alloys.  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids.  354(10-11).  945-955.
  • Cao, A., Wei, Y., Ma, E. (2008).  Grain boundary effects on plastic deformation and fracture mechanisms in Cu nanowires: Molecular dynamics simulations.  Physical Review B.  77(19).
  • Zhang, L., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2008).  Hf-based bulk metallic glasses with critical diameter on centimeter scale.  Intermetallics.  16(4).  584-586.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Ma, E. (2008).  Indicators of internal structural states for metallic glasses: Local order, free volume, and configurational potential energy.  Applied Physics Letters.  93(5).
  • Jin, Z. H., Gumbsch, P., Albe, K., Ma, E., Lu, K., Gleiter, H., Hahn, H. (2008).  Interactions between non-screw lattice dislocations and coherent twin boundaries in face-centered cubic metals.  Acta Materialia.  56(5).  1126-1135.
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Cao, A. J., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2008).  Local order influences initiation of plastic flow in metallic glass: Effects of alloy composition and sample cooling history.  Acta Materialia.  56(18).  5263-5275.
  • Shi, L., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2008).  Mg-Al-CaIn-Situ composites with a refined eutectic structure and their compressive properties.  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions a-Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science.  39A(5).  1225-1235.
  • Shan, Z. W., Li, J., Cheng, Y. Q., Minor, A. M., Asif, S. A., Warren, O. L., Ma, E. (2008).  Plastic flow and failure resistance of metallic glass: Insight from in situ compression of nanopillars.  Physical Review B.  77(15).
  • Cheng, Y. Q., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2008).  Relationship between structure, dynamics, and mechanical properties in metallic glass-forming alloys.  Physical Review B.  78(1).
  • Zhao, Y., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2008).  Reliability of compressive fracture strength of Mg-Zn-Ca bulk metallic glasses: Flaw sensitivity and Weibull statistics.  Scripta Materialia.  58(6).  496-499.
  • Cao, A., Ma, E. (2008).  Sample shape and temperature strongly influence the yield strength of metallic nanopillars.  Acta Materialia.  56(17).  4816-4828.
  • Wu, X. L., Ma, E. (2007).  Accommodation of large plastic strains and defect accumulation in nanocrystalline Ni grains.  Journal of Materials Research.  22(8).  2241-2253.
  • Greer, A. L., Ma, E. (2007).  Bulk metallic glasses: At the cutting edge of metals research.  Mrs Bulletin.  32(8).  611-615.
  • Ma, H., Shi, L., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2007).  Chill-cast in situ composites in the pseudo-ternary Mg-(Cu,Ni)-Y glass-forming system: Microstructure and compressive properties.  Journal of Materials Research.  22(2).  314-325.
  • Zheng, Q., Cheng, S., Strader, J. H., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2007).  Critical size and strength of the best bulk metallic glass former in the Mg-Cu-Gd ternary system.  Scripta Materialia.  56(2).  161-164.
  • Wu, X., Ma, E., Zhu, Y. T. (2007).  Deformation defects in nanocrystalline nickel.  Journal of Materials Science.  42(5).  1427-1432.
  • Wen, J., Yang, H. W., Guo, H., Wu, B., Sui, M. L., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2007).  Fluctuation electron microscopy of Al-based metallic glasses: effects of minor alloying addition and structural relaxation on medium-range structural homogeneity.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter.  19(45).
  • Zheng, Q., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2007).  High glass-forming ability correlated with fragility of Mg-Cu(Ag)-Gd alloys.  Journal of Applied Physics.  102(11).
  • Wang, Y. B., Sui, M. L., Ma, E. (2007).  In situ observation of twin boundary migration in copper with nanoscale twins during tensile deformation.  Philosophical Magazine Letters.  87(12).  935-942.
  • Wang, A. P., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2007).  Modified efficient cluster packing model for calculating alloy compositions with high glass forming ability.  Applied Physics Letters.  90(12).
  • Cheng, S., Zhao, Y. H., Zhu, Y. T., Ma, E. (2007).  Optimizing the strength and ductility of fine structured 2024 Al alloy by nano-precipitation.  Acta Materialia.  55(17).  5822-5832.
  • Sheng, H. W., Liu, H. Z., Cheng, Y. Q., Wen, J., Lee, P. L., Luo, W. K., Shastri, S. D., Ma, E. (2007).  Polyamorphism in a metallic glass.  Nature Materials.  6(3).  192-197.
  • Zhang, X., Minor, A., Schneider, J., Ma, E., Boyce, B., Muhistein, C. (2007).  Proceedings of the TMS Symposium - Mechanical behaviour of thin films and small structures - San Francisco, California, February 13-17, 2005 - Preface.  Thin Solid Films.  515(6).  3151-3151.
  • Guo, H., Yan, P. F., Wang, Y. B., Tan, J., Zhang, Z. F., Sui, M. L., Ma, E. (2007).  Tensile ductility and necking of metallic glass.  Nature Materials.  6(10).  735-739.
  • Dao, M., Lu, L., Asaro, R. J., De Hosson, J. T. M.., Ma, E. (2007).  Toward a quantitative understanding of mechanical behavior of nanocrystalline metals.  Acta Materialia.  55(12).  4041-4065.
  • Wu, X. L., Li, B., Ma, E. (2007).  Vacancy clusters in ultrafine grained Al by severe plastic deformation.  Applied Physics Letters.  91(14).
  • Dai, C. L., Guo, H., Shen, Y., Li, Y., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2006).  A new centimeter-diameter Cu-based bulk metallic glass.  Scripta Materialia.  54(7).  1403-1408.
  • Jia, P., Guo, H., Li, Y., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2006).  A new Cu-Hf-Al ternary bulk metallic glass with high glass forming ability and ductility.  Scripta Materialia.  54(12).  2165-2168.
  • Sheng, H. W., Luo, W. K., Alamgir, F. M., Bai, J. M., Ma, E. (2006).  Atomic packing and short-to-medium-range order in metallic glasses.  Nature.  439(7075).  419-425.
  • Zhang, L. C., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2006).  Consolidation and properties of ball-milled Ti50Cu18Ni22Al4Sn6 glassy alloy by equal channel angular extrusion.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  434(1-2).  280-288.
  • Ma, E., Shen, T. D., Wu, X. L. (2006).  Dislocation propagation versus dislocation nucleation - Authors’ response.  Nature Materials.  5(11).  841-841.
  • Wu, X., Ma, E. (2006).  Dislocations in nanocrystalline grains.  Applied Physics Letters.  88(23).
  • Ma, E. (2006).  Dissolving equilibrium-immiscible elements via severe plastic deformation.  Materials Transactions.  47(5).  1269-1274.
  • Ma, E. (2006).  Eight routes to improve the tensile ductility of bulk nanostructured metals and alloys.  Jom.  58(4).  49-53.
  • Wang, Y. B., Yang, H. W., Sun, B. B., Wu, B., Wang, J. Q., Sui, M. L., Ma, E. (2006).  Evidence of phase separation correlated with nanocrystallization in Al85Ni5Y6Fe2Co2 metallic glass.  Scripta Materialia.  55(5).  469-472.
  • Ma, H., Shi, L., Xu, J., Li, Y., Ma, E. (2006).  Improving glass-forming ability of Mg-Cu-Y via substitutional alloying: Effects of Ag versus Ni.  Journal of Materials Research.  21(9).  2204-2214.
  • Wei, Q., Jiao, T., Ramesh, K., Ma, E., Kecskes, L. J., Magness, L., Dowding, R., Kazykhanov, V. U., Valiev, R. Z. (2006).  Mechanical behavior and dynamic failure of high-strength ultrafine grained tungsten under uniaxial compression.  Acta Materialia.  54(1).  77-87.
  • Zhang, X. Q., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2006).  Mechanically alloyed multi-component Mo-based amorphous alloys with wide supercooled liquid region.  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids.  352(38-39).  3985-3994.
  • Zheng, Q., Ma, H., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2006).  Mg-Cu-(Y,Nd) pseudo-ternary bulk metallic glasses: The effects of Nd on glass-forming ability and plasticity.  Scripta Materialia.  55(6).  541-544.
  • Shi, L. L., Ma, H., Liu, T., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2006).  Microstructure and compressive properties of chill-cast Mg-Al-Ca alloys.  Journal of Materials Research.  21(3).  613-622.
  • Ma, E., Shen, T. D., Wu, X. L. (2006).  Nanostructured metals: Less is more.  Nature Materials.  5(7).  515-516.
  • Luo, W. K., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2006).  Pair correlation functions and structural building schemes in amorphous alloys.  Applied Physics Letters.  89(13).
  • Wu, X. L., Zhu, Y. T., Ma, E. (2006).  Predictions for partial-dislocation-mediated processes in nanocrystalline Ni by generalized planar fault energy curves: An experimental evaluation.  Applied Physics Letters.  88(12).
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E., Liu, H. Z., Wen, J. (2006).  Pressure tunes atomic packing in metallic glass.  Applied Physics Letters.  88(17).
  • Chong, K., Ma, E., Ovid’ko, I. (2006).  Proceedings of the International (Russia-US) Workshop "Mechanics of advanced materials" (St. Petersburg, Russia, August 2-4, 2006) - Preface.  Reviews on Advanced Materials Science.  13(1).  A4-A4.
  • Zhao, Y., Liao, X., Cheng, S., Ma, E., Zhu, Y. T. (2006).  Simultaneously increasing the ductility and strength of nanostructured alloys.  Advanced Materials.  18(17).  2280-+.
  • Wang, Y. M., Hamza, A. V., Ma, E. (2006).  Temperature-dependent strain rate sensitivity and activation volume of nanocrystalline Ni.  Acta Materialia.  54(10).  2715-2726.
  • Jin, Z. H., Gumbsch, P., Ma, E., Albe, K., Lu, K., Hahn, H., Gleiter, H. (2006).  The interaction mechanism of screw dislocations with coherent twin boundaries in different face-centred cubic metals.  Scripta Materialia.  54(6).  1163-1168.
  • Wu, X., Zhu, Y. T., Chen, M. W., Ma, E. (2006).  Twinning and stacking fault formation during tensile deformation of nanocrystalline Ni.  Scripta Materialia.  54(9).  1685-1690.
  • Sun, B. B., Sui, M. L., Wang, Y. M., He, G., Eckert, J., Ma, E. (2006).  Ultrafine composite microstructure in a bulk Ti alloy for high strength, strain hardening and tensile ductility.  Acta Materialia.  54(5).  1349-1357.
  • Wang, Y. M., Hamza, A. V., Ma, E. (2005).  Activation volume and density of mobile dislocations in plastically deforming nanocrystalline Ni.  Applied Physics Letters.  86(24).
  • Ma, E. (2005).  Alloys created between immiscible elements.  Progress in Materials Science.  50(4).  413-509.
  • Sun, B. B., Wang, Y. B., Wen, J., Yang, H., Sui, M. L., Wang, J. Q., Ma, E. (2005).  Artifacts induced in metallic glasses during TEM sample preparation.  Scripta Materialia.  53(7).  805-809.
  • Ma, H., Shi, L. L., Xu, J., Li, Y., Ma, E. (2005).  Discovering inch-diameter metallic glasses in three-dimensional composition space.  Applied Physics Letters.  87(18).
  • Ma, H., Zheng, Q., Xu, J., Li, Y., Ma, E. (2005).  Doubling the critical size for bulk metallic glass formation in the Mg-Cu-Y ternary system.  Journal of Materials Research.  20(9).  2252-2255.
  • Ma, E. (2005).  Four approaches to improve the tensile ductility of high-strength nanocrystalline metals.  Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance.  14(4).  430-434.
  • Ma, E. (2005).  Growth of amorphous silicide during Ti/Si interfacial reactions in multilayer thin films.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  398(1-2).  60-65.
  • Xu, Y. K., Ma, H., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2005).  Mg-based bulk metallic glass composites with plasticity and gigapascal strength.  Acta Materialia.  53(6).  1857-1866.
  • Wei, Q., Ramesh, K., Ma, E., Kesckes, L. J., Dowding, R. J., Kazykhanov, V. U., Valiev, R. Z. (2005).  Plastic flow localization in bulk-tungsten with ultrafine microstructure.  Applied Physics Letters.  86(10).
  • Zhang, X. Q., Wang, W., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2005).  Retractory Mo-Si-based glassy alloy designed for ultrahigh strength and thermal stability.  Journal of Materials Research.  20(11).  2910-2913.
  • Ma, D., Tan, H., Wang, D., Li, Y., Ma, E. (2005).  Strategy for pinpointing the best glass-forming alloys.  Applied Physics Letters.  86(19).
  • Cheng, S., Ma, E., Wang, Y. M., Kecskes, L. J., Youssef, K. M., Koch, C. C., Trociewitz, U. P., Han, K. (2005).  Tensile properties of in situ consolidated nanocrystalline Cu.  Acta Materialia.  53(5).  1521-1533.
  • Wei, Q., Kecskes, L., Jiao, T., Hartwig, K. T., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2004).  Adiabatic shear banding in ultrafine-grained Fe processed by severe plastic deformation.  Acta Materialia.  52(7).  1859-1869.
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2004).  Atomic packing of the inherent structure of simple liquids.  Physical Review E.  69(6).
  • Wang, D., Li, Y., Sun, B. B., Sui, M. L., Lu, K., Ma, E. (2004).  Bulk metallic glass formation in the binary Cu-Zr system.  Applied Physics Letters.  84(20).  4029-4031.
  • Wei, Q., Cheng, S., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2004).  Effect of nanocrystalline and ultrafine grain sizes on the strain rate sensitivity and activation volume: fcc versus bcc metals.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  381(1-2).  71-79.
  • Wang, Y. M., Cheng, S., Wei, Q. M., Ma, E., Nieh, T. G., Hamza, A. (2004).  Effects of annealing and impurities on tensile properties of electrodeposited nanocrystalline Ni.  Scripta Materialia.  51(11).  1023-1028.
  • Dai, Q. L., Sun, B. B., Sui, M. L., He, G., Li, Y., Eckert, J., Luo, W. K., Ma, E. (2004).  High-performance bulk Ti-Cu-Ni-Sn-Ta nanocomposites based on a dendrite-eutectic microstructure.  Journal of Materials Research.  19(9).  2557-2566.
  • Luo, W. K., Sheng, H. W., Alamgir, F. M., Bai, J. M., He, J. H., Ma, E. (2004).  Icosahedral short-range order in amorphous alloys.  Physical Review Letters.  92(14).
  • Wei, Q., Jiao, T., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2004).  Nano-structured vanadium: processing and mechanical properties under quasi-static and dynamic compression.  Scripta Materialia.  50(3).  359-364.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E. (2004).  On the origin of ultrahigh cryogenic strength of nanocrystalline metals.  Applied Physics Letters.  85(14).  2750-2752.
  • Ma, E. (2004).  Recent progress in improving ductility of ultra-high strength nanostructured metals.  Metals and Materials International.  10(6).  527-531.
  • Ma, E., Wang, Y. M., Lu, Q. H., Sui, M. L., Lu, L., Lu, K. (2004).  Strain hardening and large tensile elongation in ultrahigh-strength nano-twinned copper.  Applied Physics Letters.  85(21).  4932-4934.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E. (2004).  Strain hardening, strain rate sensitivity, and ductility of nanostructured metals.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  375.  46-52.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E. (2004).  Three strategies to achieve uniform tensile deformation in a nanostructured metal.  Acta Materialia.  52(6).  1699-1709.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E., Valiev, R. Z., Zhu, Y. T. (2004).  Tough nanostructured metals at cryogenic temperatures.  Advanced Materials.  16(4).  328-+.
  • Ma, E. (2004).  Watching the nanograins roll.  Science.  305(5684).  623-624.
  • Ma, H., Ma, E., Xu, J. (2003).  A new Mg65Cu7.5Ni7.5Zn5Ag5Y10 bulk metallic glass with strong glass-forming ability.  Journal of Materials Research.  18(10).  2288-2291.
  • Ma, E. (2003).  Amorphization in mechanically driven material systems.  Scripta Materialia.  49(10).  941-946.
  • Chen, M. W., Ma, E., Hemker, K., Sheng, H. W., Wang, Y. M., Cheng, X. M. (2003).  Deformation twinning in nanocrystalline aluminum.  Science.  300(5623).  1275-1277.
  • Wang, Y. M., Hao, T., Ma, E. (2003).  Dynamic processes for nanostructure development in Cu after severe cryogenic rolling deformation.  Materials Transactions.  44(10).  1926-1934.
  • Jia, D., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2003).  Effects of nanocrystalline and ultrafine grain sizes on constitutive behavior and shear bands in iron.  Acta Materialia.  51(12).  3495-3509.
  • Ma, E. (2003).  Instabilities and ductility of nanocrystalline and ultrafine-grained metals.  Scripta Materialia.  49(7).  663-668.
  • Sun, L., He, J. H., Sheng, H. W., Searson, P., Chien, C., Ma, E. (2003).  Magnetic properties of amorphous Ni60Ag40 films.  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids.  317(1-2).  164-168.
  • Ma, H., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2003).  Mg-based bulk metallic glass composites with plasticity and high strength.  Applied Physics Letters.  83(14).  2793-2795.
  • Wang, Y. M., Wang, K., Pan, D., Lu, K., Hemker, K., Ma, E. (2003).  Microsample tensile testing of nanocrystalline copper.  Scripta Materialia.  48(12).  1581-1586.
  • Wei, Q., Jiao, T., Mathaudhu, S. N., Ma, E., Hartwig, K. T., Ramesh, K. (2003).  Microstructure and mechanical properties of tantalum after equal channel angular extrusion (ECAE).  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  358(1-2).  266-272.
  • Ma, E. (2003).  Nanocrystalline materials - Controlling plastic instability.  Nature Materials.  2(1).  7-8.
  • He, G., Eckert, J., Dai, Q. L., Sui, M. L., Loser, W., Hagiwara, M., Ma, E. (2003).  Nanostructured Ti-based multi-component alloys with potential for biomedical applications.  Biomaterials.  24(28).  5115-5120.
  • Zhu, Y. T., Huang, J. Y., Gubicza, J., Ungar, T., Wang, Y. M., Ma, E., Valiev, R. Z. (2003).  Nanostructures in Ti processed by severe plastic deformation.  Journal of Materials Research.  18(8).  1908-1917.
  • Schilling, P. J., Palshin, V., Tittsworth, R. C., He, J. H., Ma, E. (2003).  Overlapping solid solubility in mechanically alloyed Fe-Ni and Fe-Cu.  Physical Review B.  68(22).
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E. (2003).  Strain hardening and strain rate sensitivity of ultrafine-grained metals.  Journal of Metastable and Nanocrystalline Materials, Vol 17.  17.  55-64.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E. (2003).  Temperature and strain rate effects on the strength and ductility of nanostructured copper.  Applied Physics Letters.  83(15).  3165-3167.
  • Wang, Y. M., Ma, E., Chen, M. W. (2002).  Enhanced tensile ductility and toughness in nanostructured Cu.  Applied Physics Letters.  80(13).  2395-2397.
  • Wei, Q., Jia, D., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2002).  Evolution and microstructure of shear bands in nanostructured Fe.  Applied Physics Letters.  81(7).  1240-1242.
  • Wang, Y. M., Chen, M. W., Zhou, F. H., Ma, E. (2002).  High tensile ductility in a nanostructured metal.  Nature.  419(6910).  912-915.
  • He, J. H., Sheng, H. W., Lin, J. S., Schilling, P. J., Tittsworth, R. C., Ma, E. (2002).  Homogeneity of a supersaturated solid solution.  Physical Review Letters.  89(12).
  • Zhang, L. C., Xu, J., Ma, E. (2002).  Mechanically alloyed amorphous Ti-50(Cu0.45Ni0.55)(44-x)AlxSi4B2 alloys with supercooled liquid region.  Journal of Materials Research.  17(7).  1743-1749.
  • Sheng, H. W., He, J. H., Ma, E. (2002).  Molecular dynamics simulation studies of atomic-level structures in rapidly quenched Ag-Cu nonequilibrium alloys.  Physical Review B.  65(18).
  • Wang, Y. M., Chen, M. W., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2002).  Nanocrystalline grain structures developed in commercial purity Cu by low-temperature cold rolling.  Journal of Materials Research.  17(12).  3004-3007.
  • Sheng, H. W., Wilde, G., Ma, E. (2002).  The competing crystalline and amorphous solid solutions in the Ag-Cu system.  Acta Materialia.  50(3).  475-488.
  • He, J. H., Sheng, H. W., Schilling, P. J., Chien, C., Ma, E. (2001).  Amorphous structures in the immiscible Ag-Ni system.  Physical Review Letters.  86(13).  2826-2829.
  • Jia, D., Ramesh, K., Ma, E., Lu, L., Lu, K. (2001).  Compressive behavior of an electrodeposited nanostructured copper at quasistatic and high strain rates.  Scripta Materialia.  45(5).  613-620.
  • Jia, D., Wang, Y. M., Ramesh, K., Ma, E., Zhu, Y. T., Valiev, R. Z. (2001).  Deformation behavior and plastic instabilities of ultrafine-grained titanium.  Applied Physics Letters.  79(5).  611-613.
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2001).  Intermixing of a system with positive heat of mixing at high strain rates.  Physical Review B.  63(22).
  • Jin, Z. H., Gumbsch, P., Lu, K., Ma, E. (2001).  Melting mechanisms at the limit of superheating.  Physical Review Letters.  87(5).
  • He, J. H., Ma, E. (2001).  Nanoscale phase separation and local icosahedral order in amorphous alloys of immiscible elements.  Physical Review B.  64(14).
  • He, J. H., Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2001).  The enthalpy state of amorphous alloys in an immiscible system.  Applied Physics Letters.  78(10).  1343-1345.
  • Ma, E. (2000).  Consolidation and mechanical behaviour of nanophase iron alloy powders prepared by mechanical milling.  Powder Metallurgy.  43(4).  306-310.
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2000).  Enhanced solubility on surfaces: Molecular-dynamics simulations of an Ag overlayer on Cu(100).  Physical Review B.  61(15).  9979-9982.
  • He, L., Allard, L. F., Ma, E. (2000).  Fe-Cu two-phase nanocomposites: Application of a modified rule of mixtures.  Scripta Materialia.  42(5).  517-523.
  • Zhang, Q., Li, Z. C., Lin, C., Liu, B. X., Ma, E. (2000).  Glass-forming range of the Ni-Mo system derived from molecular dynamics simulation and generalized Lindemann criterion.  Journal of Applied Physics.  87(9).  4147-4152.
  • Zhang, W. Q., Ma, E. (2000).  Magnetic moment and atomic volume in supersaturated Fe-Cu solid solutions: Ab initio calculations compared with experiments.  Journal of Materials Research.  15(3).  653-658.
  • He, L., Allard, L. F., Breder, K., Ma, E. (2000).  Nanophase Fe alloys consolidated to full density from mechanically milled powders.  Journal of Materials Research.  15(4).  904-912.
  • Ma, E., Sheng, H. W., He, J. H., Schilling, P. J. (2000).  Solid-state alloying in nanostructured binary systems with positive heat of mixing.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  286(1).  48-57.
  • Lai, W. S., Zhang, Q., Liu, B. X., Ma, E. (2000).  Structural stability and amorphization transition in the Ni-Ti system studied by molecular dynamics simulation with an n-body potential.  Journal of the Physical Society of Japan.  69(9).  2923-2937.
  • He, L., Allard, L. F., Ma, E. (1999).  A method to produce two-phase nanocomposites in solid state.  Nanostructured Materials.  12(1-4).  543-546.
  • Sheng, H. W., Lu, K., Ma, E. (1999).  Amorphization of Zr-Al solid solutions under mechanical alloying at different temperatures.  Journal of Applied Physics.  85(9).  6400-6407.
  • Natarajan, A., Wang, W., Ma, E., Bhattacharya, R. N., Blaugher, R. D. (1999).  Development of a micromachining process for the fabrication of a superconductor magnetic-field sensor.  Microsystem Technologies.  6(2).  67-72.
  • Jia, D., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (1999).  Failure mode and dynamic behavior of nanophase iron under compression.  Scripta Materialia.  42(1).  73-78.
  • Natarajan, A., Wang, W., Ma, E., Bhattacharya, R. N., Blaugher, R. D. (1999).  Magnetoresistivity measurements of Tl1Ba2Ca2Cu3Ox (Tl-1223) high temperature superconductor films synthesized via an electrodeposited precursor.  Materials Letters.  39(1).  58-62.
  • Schilling, P. J., He, J. H., Tittsworth, R. C., Ma, E. (1999).  Two-phase coexistence region in mechanically alloyed Cu-Fe: An X-ray absorption near-edge structure study.  Acta Materialia.  47(8).  2525-2537.
  • Kanigicherla, V. K., Kelly, K. W., Ma, E., Wang, W., Murphy, M. C. (1998).  Enhanced adhesion of PMMA to copper with black oxide for electrodeposition of high aspect ratio nickel-iron microstructures.  Microsystem Technologies.  4(2).  77-81.
  • Sheng, H. W., Lu, K., Ma, E. (1998).  Melting and freezing behavior of embedded nanoparticles in ball-milled Al-10 wt% M (M = In, Sn, Bi, Cd, Pb) mixtures.  Acta Materialia.  46(14).  5195-5205.
  • Sheng, H. W., Lu, K., Ma, E. (1998).  Melting of embedded Pb nanoparticles monitored using high-temperature in situ XRD.  Nanostructured Materials.  10(5).  865-873.
  • Xu, J., He, J. H., Ma, E. (1997).  Effect of milling temperature on mechanical alloying in the immiscible Cu-Ta system.  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions a-Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science.  28(7).  1569-1580.
  • Schilling, P. J., He, J. H., Ma, E. (1997).  EXAFS study of ball-milled elemental nanocrystalline powders.  Journal De Physique Iv.  7(C2).  1221-1222.
  • Ma, E., He, J. H., Schilling, P. J. (1997).  Mechanical alloying of immiscible elements: Ag-Fe contrasted with Cu-Fe.  Physical Review B.  55(9).  5542-5545.
  • Xu, J., Yin, J. S., Ma, E. (1997).  Nanocrystalline Ag formed by low-temperature high-energy mechanical attrition.  Nanostructured Materials.  8(1).  91-100.
  • Adjaottor, A. A., Ma, E., Meletis, E. I. (1997).  On the mechanism of intensified plasma-assisted processing.  Surface & Coatings Technology.  89(3).  197-203.
  • Schilling, P. J., He, J. H., Cheng, J., Ma, E. (1996).  Extended x-ray absorption fine structure of metastable bcc and fcc phases in mechanically alloyed Fe-Cu.  Applied Physics Letters.  68(6).  767-769.
  • He, L., Ma, E. (1996).  Full-density nanocrystalline Fe-29Al-2Cr intermetallic consolidated from mechanically milled powders.  Journal of Materials Research.  11(1).  72-80.
  • He, L., Ma, E. (1996).  Processing and microhardness of bulk Cu-Fe nanocomposites.  Nanostructured Materials.  7(3).  327-339.
  • Ma, E. (1995).  EFFECTS OF GLOBAL VERSUS NONOVERLAPPING THERMAL SPIKES ON ION-BEAM MIXING EFFICIENCY IN METALS.  Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids.  133(1).  35-43.
  • He, L., Ma, E. (1995).  Nanophase metallic alloys consolidated from powders prepared by mechanical alloying.  Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing.  204(1-2).  240-245.
  • Ma, E., Atzmon, M. (1995).  PHASE-TRANSFORMATIONS INDUCED BY MECHANICAL ALLOYING IN BINARY-SYSTEMS.  Materials Chemistry and Physics.  39(4).  249-267.
  • Ma, E. (1994).  AMORPHIZATION AND METASTABLE POLYMORPHS OF ORDERED INTERMETALLICS ZR3AL AND NI3AL.  Journal of Materials Research.  9(3).  592-597.
  • Ma, E., Atzmon, M. (1993).  ENTHALPIES OF FORMATION AND CRYSTALLIZATION OF AMORPHOUS ZR1-XALX AND ZR1-XNIX ALLOYS - CALCULATIONS COMPARED WITH MEASUREMENTS.  Journal of Alloys and Compounds.  194(2).  235-244.
  • Ma, E., Pagan, J., Cranford, G., Atzmon, M. (1993).  EVIDENCE FOR SELF-SUSTAINED MOSI2 FORMATION DURING ROOM-TEMPERATURE HIGH-ENERGY BALL-MILLING OF ELEMENTAL POWDERS.  Journal of Materials Research.  8(8).  1836-1844.
  • Ma, E., Atzmon, M., Pinkerton, F. E. (1993).  THERMODYNAMIC AND MAGNETIC-PROPERTIES OF METASTABLE FEXCU100-X SOLID-SOLUTIONS FORMED BY MECHANICAL ALLOYING.  Journal of Applied Physics.  74(2).  955-962.
  • Najafabadi, R., Srolovitz, D. J., Ma, E., Atzmon, M. (1993).  THERMODYNAMIC PROPERTIES OF METASTABLE AG-CU ALLOYS.  Journal of Applied Physics.  74(5).  3144-3149.
  • Ma, E., Clevenger, L. A., Thompson, C. V. (1992).  NUCLEATION OF AN INTERMETALLIC AT THIN-FILM INTERFACES - VSI2 CONTRASTED WITH AL3NI.  Journal of Materials Research.  7(6).  1350-1355.
  • Ma, E. (1991).  A PHENOMENOLOGICAL MODEL FOR LOW-TEMPERATURE ION MIXING IN DILUTE SYSTEMS.  Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B-Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms.  58(2).  194-198.
  • Ma, E., Atzmon, M. (1991).  CALORIMETRIC EVIDENCE FOR POLYMORPHOUS CONSTRAINTS ON METASTABLE ZR-AL PHASE FORMATION BY MECHANICAL ALLOYING.  Physical Review Letters.  67(9).  1126-1129.
  • Ma, E. (1991).  COMBINED USE OF DIFFERENTIAL SCANNING CALORIMETRY AND CROSS-SECTIONAL TRANSMISSION ELECTRON-MICROSCOPY FOR CHARACTERIZATION OF THIN-FILM REACTIONS.  Chinese Physics Letters.  8(8).  400-403.
  • Miura, H., Ma, E., Thompson, C. V. (1991).  INITIAL SEQUENCE AND KINETICS OF SILICIDE FORMATION IN COBALT AMORPHOUS-SILICON MULTILAYER THIN-FILMS.  Journal of Applied Physics.  70(8).  4287-4294.
  • Ma, E., Thompson, C. V., Clevenger, L. A. (1991).  NUCLEATION AND GROWTH DURING REACTIONS IN MULTILAYER AL/NI FILMS - THE EARLY STAGE OF AL3 NI FORMATION.  Journal of Applied Physics.  69(4).  2211-2218.
  • Clevenger, L. A., Thompson, C. V., Deavillez, R. R., Ma, E. (1990).  NUCLEATION CONTROLLED PHASE SELECTION IN VANADIUM AMORPHOUS-SILICON MULTILAYER THIN-FILMS.  Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology a-Vacuum Surfaces and Films.  8(3).  1566-1571.
  • Ma, E., Thompson, C. V., Clevenger, L. A., Tu, K. N. (1990).  SELF-PROPAGATING EXPLOSIVE REACTIONS IN AL/NI MULTILAYER THIN-FILMS.  Applied Physics Letters.  57(12).  1262-1264.
  • Ma, E., Li, J. J., Li, H. D. (1989).  ABRASIVE WEAR STUDIES OF NITROGEN-IMPLANTED ALUMINUM AND TITANIUM.  Surface & Coatings Technology.  37(1).  31-36.
  • Ma, E., Workman, T. W., Johnson, W. L., Nicolet, M. A. (1989).  ION MIXING OF METAL AL-BILAYERS NEAR 77-K.  Applied Physics Letters.  54(5).  413-415.
  • Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A., Nathan, M. (1989).  NIAL3 FORMATION IN AL/NI THIN-FILM BILAYERS WITH AND WITHOUT CONTAMINATION.  Journal of Applied Physics.  65(7).  2703-2710.
  • Brunner, A. J., Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A. (1989).  SILICIDE FORMATION BY FURNACE ANNEALING OF THIN SI FILMS ON LARGE-GRAINED NI SUBSTRATES.  Applied Physics a-Materials Science & Processing.  48(3).  229-232.
  • Ma, E., Nieh, C. W., Nicolet, M. A., Johnson, W. L. (1989).  SOLID-STATE AMORPHIZATION REACTION BY TEMPERATURE-DEPENDENT ION MIXING.  Journal of Materials Research.  4(6).  1299-1302.
  • Ma, E., Lim, B. S., Nicolet, M. A., Alvi, N. S., Hamdi, A. H. (1988).  GROWTH OF WSI2 IN PHOSPHOROUS-IMPLANTED W/(SI) COUPLES.  Journal of Electronic Materials.  17(3).  207-211.
  • Ma, E., Kim, S. J., Nicolet, M. A., Averback, R. S. (1988).  ION MIXING AND THERMOCHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF TRACERS IN AG.  Journal of Applied Physics.  63(7).  2449-2451.
  • Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A. (1988).  PT2AL3 FORMATION ON EVAPORATED AND LARGE-GRAINED AL SUBSTRATES.  Physica Status Solidi a-Applied Research.  110(2).  509-514.
  • Lim, B. S., Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A., Nathan, M. (1988).  SILICON RESISTOR TO MEASURE TEMPERATURE DURING RAPID THERMAL ANNEALING.  Review of Scientific Instruments.  59(1).  182-183.
  • Ma, E., Meng, W. J., Johnson, W. L., Nicolet, M. A., Nathan, M. (1988).  SIMULTANEOUS PLANAR GROWTH OF AMORPHOUS AND CRYSTALLINE NI SILICIDES.  Applied Physics Letters.  53(21).  2033-2035.
  • Meng, W. J., Nieh, C. W., Ma, E., Fultz, B., Johnson, W. L. (1988).  SOLID-STATE INTERDIFFUSION REACTIONS OF NI/ZR DIFFUSION COUPLES.  Materials Science and Engineering.  97.  87-91.
  • Huang, L. J., Ma, E., Liu, B. X. (1988).  THE BAND-STRUCTURE AND THE ANOMALOUS ALLOYING BEHAVIOR OF NOBLE-METAL BASED SYSTEMS.  Physica Status Solidi a-Applied Research.  110(2).  443-448.
  • Liu, B. X., Ma, E., Li, J., Huang, L. J. (1987).  DIFFERENT BEHAVIORS OF AMORPHIZATION INDUCED BY ION MIXING.  Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B-Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms.  19-20.  682-690.
  • Ma, E., Lim, B. S., Nicolet, M. A., Natan, M. (1987).  GROWTH OF NI2SI BY RAPID THERMAL ANNEALING - KINETICS AND MOVING SPECIES.  Applied Physics a-Materials Science & Processing.  44(2).  157-160.
  • Zhao, X. A., Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A. (1987).  GROWTH-KINETICS OF NIAL3 FORMATION ON LARGE-GRAINED (AL) SUBSTRATES.  Materials Letters.  5(5-6).  200-202.
  • Lim, B. S., Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A., Natan, M. (1987).  KINETICS AND MOVING SPECIES DURING CO2SI FORMATION BY RAPID THERMAL ANNEALING.  Journal of Applied Physics.  61(11).  5027-5030.
  • Zhao, X. A., Yang, H. Y., Ma, E., Nicolet, M. A. (1987).  KINETICS OF NIAL3 GROWTH INDUCED BY STEADY-STATE THERMAL ANNEALING AT THE NI-(AL) INTERFACE.  Journal of Applied Physics.  62(5).  1821-1825.
  • Meng, W. J., Fultz, B., Ma, E., Johnson, W. L. (1987).  SOLID-STATE INTERDIFFUSION REACTIONS IN NI/TI AND NI/ZR MULTILAYERED THIN-FILMS.  Applied Physics Letters.  51(9).  661-663.
  • Ma, E., Liu, B. X., Chen, X., Li, H. D. (1987).  STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION INDUCED BY NITROGEN IMPLANTATION IN THIN METAL-FILMS.  Thin Solid Films.  147(1).  49-55.
  • Zhao, X. A., Ma, E., Yang, H. Y., Nicolet, M. A. (1987).  STUDY OF THE INITIAL ALUMINIDE PHASE GROWTH IN AL/PT COUPLES.  Thin Solid Films.  153.  379-385.
  • Ma, E., Liu, B. X., Li, H. D. (1986).  ION-BOMBARDED-ASSISTED INTERMETALLIC COMPOUND FORMATION IN TI-SN BILAYERS.  Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B-Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms.  14(3).  294-296.
Books
  • Ma, E., Jia, D., Ramesh, K. (2001).  Nanophase and ultrafine-grained powders prepared by mechanical milling: Full density processing and unusual mechanical behavior.  257-266.
  • Jia, D., Ramesh, K., Ma, E. (2000).  Compressive, tensile, and dynamic behavior of nanophase iron.  309-318.
  • Zhang, H., Wang, W., Ma, E., Moffat, T. (1999).  A microfabricated magnetic field sensor based on electrodeposited giant magnetoresistive (Cu/Co)(x) multilayer.  1115-1119.
  • Natarajan, A., Wang, W., Ma, E., Bhattacharya, R. N., Engn, A. S., Amer Soc Precis, Engn. (1997).  Electrodeposition of superconductor thin film and the magnetoresistance characterization for magnetic field sensing application.  143-148.
  • Yin, J. S., He, L., Griffin, G. L., Ma, E. (1997).  Microstructural and thermal analyses of crystallization in ultrafine amorphous titania particles.  23-34.
  • He, L., Huang, J. Y., Ma, E. (1996).  Retention of nanostructure in sinter-forged metallic alloys.  111-118.
  • Galhotra, V., Sangishetty, V., Ma, E., Kelly, K. (1995).  Electroplated nickel mold insert for LIGA.  2639.  158-163.
  • Adjaottor, A., Ma, E., Meletis, E. I. (1995).  Influence of energetic particle bombardment on nitrogen penetration during intensified plasma-assisted processing.  183-191.
  • Atzmon, M., Ma, E. (1994).  ON THE APPLICABILITY OF THERMODYNAMICS TO ALLOY PHASE FORMATION BY BALL MILLING.  963-968.
Book Chapters
  • Eckert, J., Das, J., He, G., Loser, W., Ma, E., Li, Y., Sui, M. L., Woodcock, T. G., Gebert, A. (2005).  In situ formed bulk nanostructured Ti-base composites.  Metastable, Mechanically Alloyed and Nanocrystalline Materials.  24-25.  31-36.
  • Sheng, H. W., Ma, E. (2001).  Alloying in a system with positive heat of mixing: MD simulations of Ag-Cu.  Metastable, Mechanically Alloyed and Nanocrystalline Materials, Ismanam-2000.  360-3.  275-281.
  • Sheng, H. W., Lu, K., Ma, E. (1998).  Amorphization of Zr-Al under mechanical alloying at different temperatures: A re-entrant melting phenomenon.  Phase Transformations and Systems Driven Far from Equilibrium.  481.  433-438.
  • He, J. H., Ma, E. (1998).  Low-temperature mechanical alloying of Cu-Fe and Cu-Ta powders.  Phase Transformations and Systems Driven Far from Equilibrium.  481.  637-642.
  • Wang, T., Sorrell, M., Kelly, K., Ma, E. (1998).  Ni-Al2O3 and Ni-Al composite high-aspect-ratio microstructures.  Materials and Device Characterization in Micromachining.  3512.  344-352.
  • He, J. H., Schilling, P. J., Ma, E. (1998).  Synchrotron X-ray absorption studies of atomic-level alloying in immiscible mixtures.  Applications of Synchrotron Radiation Techniques to Materials Science Iv.  524.  347-352.
  • Natarajan, A., Wang, W., Ma, E., Bhattacharya, R. N., KhanMalek, C., Paranthaman, M., Martin, P. M. (1997).  Electrodeposition of high-T-c superconductor material for microsensor fabrication.  Electrochemical Synthesis and Modification of Materials.  451.  401-406.
  • He, L., Ma, E. (1996).  Microhardness enhancement in fully dense Fe-based nanophase metallic alloys.  Metastable Phases and Microstructures.  400.  299-304.
  • Ma, E., He, J. H., Schilling, P. J., Pan, F., Liu, B. X. (1996).  Solid-state alloying in binary systems with a positive heat of mixing.  Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Phase Transformations.  398.  221-226.
  • Three questions regarding the structure of amorphous metals.  December 23, 2015
  • "Heterogeneous Nanostructures Enable Simultaneous High Strength and Ductility", 2015 Annual Workshop of Institute of Mechanics.  Beijing.  December 21, 2015
  • "Structural evolution correlated with properties in metallic liquids", MRS Fall 2015 Meeting.  Boston, MA.  November 30, 2015
  • "Nanodomained Ni delivers simultaneous high strength and ductility", 2nd International Symposium on Metastable Materials Science & Technology.  Qinhuangdao, China.  October 12, 2015
  • Nanodomained Ni Enables Simultaneous High Strength and Ductility.  Shenyang, China.  July 23, 2015
  • "Atomic packing and structure-property relations in metallic glasses", C-MRS Annual Meeting.  Guiyang, China.  July 15, 2015
  • "Boundary motion coupled with tensile and compressive deformation: TEM observation of twinning-like lattice reorientation in Mg micropillars", The 8th K.H. Kuo Summer School of Electron Microscopy and Crystallography & The 1st International Conference on Microstructure and Property of Materials (MPM-1).  Hangzhou China.  May 28, 2015
  • "Atomic packing in metallic glasses", Glass Day.  Beijing.  May 16, 2015
  • "Soft spots in metallic glasses", The 3rd Sino-German Workshop on Metallic Glasses.  Hefei, China.  May 16, 2015
  • TEM Observations of Boundary-Based Mechanisms for Plastic Deformation at Room Temperature.  Berkeley, CA.  April 6, 2015
  • "Simultaneous High Strength and Ductility Achieved via Distributed Nanoscale Domains in Elemental Metals", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 18, 2015
  • "Dynamic TEM Observations of Dislocation Processes in Nanocrystalline Platinum", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 17, 2015
  • "Damage-tolerant multi-component metallic glasses with record-breaking facture toughness", Hume-Rothery Symposium.  Orlando, FL.  March 16, 2015
  • "Soft spots in a metallic glass correlated with GUMs as their structural signature", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 16, 2015
  • Atomic Structure in Amorphous Metals: Ten Basic Questions.  December 12, 2014
  • Lattice Reorientation in Magnesium to Produce Plastic Strains.  November 13, 2014
  • "Atomic Structure and “Defects” Correlated with Properties in Amorphous Metals", 1st Herbert Gleiter Institute Colloquium on Surfaces and Interfaces in Nanocrystalline and Nano-amorphous Materials.  Nanjing, China.  November 11, 2014
  • "Atomic Packing and Structure-Property Relations in Amorphous Metals", 15th International Conference on Rapidly Quenched and Metastable Materials (RQ15).  Shanghai, China.  August 26, 2014
  • "Atomic Packing and Structure-Property Relations in Amorphous Metals", WPI-AMRI Lecture.  July 30, 2014
  • Structural Design to Achieve Record-Breaking Ductility or Fracture Toughness in Metallic Glasses or Mo Alloys.  Hong Kong.  July 21, 2014
  • "Atomic Structure – Property Relations in Amorphous Metals: Ten Basic Issues", ISMANAM 2014.  June 30, 2014
  • "Damage-Tolerant Bulk Metallic Glasses with Record-Breaking Fracture Toughness", International Workshop on Mechanical Behavior at the Nanoscale.  Xi'an, China.  June 24, 2014
  • Atomic Packing in Metallic Glasses and Liquids.  June 5, 2014
  • "Damage-Tolerant Bulk Metallic Glasses with Record-Breaking Fracture Toughness", BMG-X.  June 5, 2014
  • "Industrially Useful Nanostructured Molybdenum Alloys", TMS Annual Meeting.  February 19, 2014
  • "Locating Zr-Cu-Al Based Bulk Metallic Glasses with Record-Breaking Damage Tolerance", TMS Annual Meeting.  February 17, 2014
  • A New Deformation Mechanism to Produce Plastic Strain in Magnesium.  January 15, 2014
  • Damage-tolerant Metallic Glasses with Record-Breaking Fracture Toughness.  January 3, 2014
  • An Unusual Deformation Mechanism to Produce Plastic Strain in Magnesium.  December 31, 2013
  • An Unusual Deformation Mechanism to Produce Plastic Strain in Magnesium.  December 17, 2013
  • "Zr-Cu-Al Based Bulk Metallic Glasses with Record-Breaking Fracture Toughness", MRS Fall Meeting.  Boston, MA.  December 5, 2013
  • Hybrid Molybendum Alloys with High Tensile Ductility.  August 6, 2013
  • Correlating Properties with Structural Evolution in Glass-Forming Liquids.  Beijing, China.  July 18, 2013
  • "Industrially Useful Mo Alloys with Unprecedented Tensile Ductility", ISMANAM 2013.  Torino, Italy.  July 1, 2013
  • "Nanotructured Mo Alloys with Unprecedented Tensile Ductility", International Workshop on Advancing Materials Performance from the Nanoscale.  June 14, 2013
  • "Correlating Structural Evolution with Heat Capacity and Fragility of Metallic-Glass-Forming Liquids", TMS Annual Meeting.  San Antonio, TX.  March 5, 2013
  • "Industrially Useful Mo Alloys with Unprecedented Tensile Ductility", TMS Annual Meeting.  San Antonio, TX.  March 5, 2013
  • Towards the Ideal Elastic Limit of Metallic Glasses.  Beijing, China.  January 10, 2013
  • Approaching the Ideal Elastic Limit of Metallic Glasses.  January 7, 2013
  • "Ten Questions Regarding the Structure & Structure – Property Correlations in MG-forming Alloys", 9th International Conferences on Bulk Metallic Glasses.  Xiamen, China.  December 19, 2012
  • "Local Structural Evolution and Electrical Resistivity of the Phase-change a-GST225 Alloy", Nan-Qiang Award Lecture.  December 18, 2012
  • "Structure–Property Correlations in Metallic-Glass Forming Alloys", MRS Fall Meeting.  Boston, MA.  November 28, 2012
  • Bulk Metallic Glasses: At the Cutting Edge of Metals Research.  Aachen, Germany.  November 13, 2012
  • "Different Amorphous Structures Lead to Different Properties of Metallic-glass-forming Alloys", Second Sino-Germany Workshop on Metallic-glass Forming Alloys (Structure and Dynamics).  Cologne, Germany.  November 5, 2012
  • "Electron-Beam Assisted Superplastic Flow of Silica Glass", 13th International Conference on Physics of Non-crystalline Solids.  Yichang, China.  September 20, 2012
  • "Smaller is Stronger: Towards the Ideal Elastic Limit of Metallic Glasses", ISMANAM 2012.  Moscow, Russia.  June 20, 2012
  • "Towards the Ideal Elastic Limit of Metallic Glasses", Fifth International Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Micro/Nano Materials (In situ Microscopy in Materials Research).  June 14, 2012
  • "Approaching the Ideal Elastic Limit of Metallic Glasses", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 13, 2012
  • "Tensile Plasticity of Metallic Glasses", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 13, 2012
  • "Sample Size Matters for Deformation Twinning", TMS Annual Meeting.  Orlando, FL.  March 12, 2012
  • "Different Types of Shear Banding and “Homogeneous-Like” Distributed Deformation in Small-Volume Metallic Glasses", Workshop on Small-Volume Metallic Glasses.  Pasadena, CA.  August 8, 2011
  • "Local Structure and Resistivity of the Phase-Change Amorphous GST225 Alloy", International Workshop on Phase Change Materials for Memory Devices.  Beijing, China.  July 19, 2011
  • Different Types of Shear Banding and “Homogeneous-Like” Distributed Deformation in Small-Volume Metallic Glasses.  Shenyang, China.  July 12, 2011
  • "From Hot Shear Banding to Cold Shear to “Homogeneous Flow” in Metallic Glasses", ISMANAM 2011.  Gijon, Spain.  June 27, 2011
  • "Size Matters for Deformation Twinning in Single-Crystal Metals", Fourth International Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Micro/Nano Materials.  May 20, 2011
  • "Transition from Severe Shear Localization to “Homogeneous Flow” in Micro- and Nano- Scale Metallic Glasses", BMG8.  Hong Kong.  May 16, 2011
  • "Superplastic Shaping of Nanoscale Silica Glass Wires and Particles at Room Temperature", TMS Annual Meeting.  San Diego, CA.  March 2, 2011
  • "Cold versus Hot Shear Banding in Metallic Glasses", TMS Annual Meeting.  San Diego, CA.  March 1, 2011
  • "In situ TEM Studies of Plastic Deformation of Small-volume Materials", TMS Annual Meeting.  San Diego, CA.  February 28, 2011
  • "Structural Perspective of Plasticity in Metallic Glasses", MRS Fall Meeting.  Boston, MA.  December 2, 2010
  • "Local Structures and Polyamorphism in Metallic Glass", Sino-German Workshop on Bridging Physics and Materials Science in Amorphous Metals.  Beijing, China.  October 13, 2010
  • "Structure and Polyamorphism in GST Phase Change Glass and Metallic Glasses", ISMANAM 2010.  Zurich, Switzerland.  July 7, 2010
  • "Structural Evolution in Metallic and Chalcogenide (GST) Glasses Produced by Rapid Cooling from the Melt", The 4th International Conference for the Thermal Process Modeling and Computer Simulation (ICTPMCS-2010).  Shanghai, China.  2010
  • "Local Structures in GST Phase Change Glass and Metallic Glasses", KITP Workshop on Emerging Concepts in Glass Physics.  Santa Barbara, CA.  June 21, 2010
  • "Electron-Beam-Assisted Superplastic Deformation of Silica Glass", Third International Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Micro/Nano Materials.  June 4, 2010
  • "Structure-Property Relationship in Metallic Glasses", International Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Materials.  Hangzhou, China.  May 26, 2010
  • "Structure-Property Relationship in Metallic Glasses", TMS Annual Meeting.  Seattle, WA.  February 15, 2010
  • Double-Inverse Hall-Petch Dependence of Deformation Twinning in Cu.  January 15, 2010
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