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Journal papers

2020

Superior high-temperature properties and deformation-induced planar faults in a novel L12-strengthened high-entropy alloy

Y.L. Zhao, T. Yang, Y.R. Li, L. Fan, B. Han, Z.B. Jiao, D. Chen, C.T. Liu, J.J. Kai

Acta Materialia, 2020.

 

Mechanical properties and deformation mechanisms of a novel austenite-martensite dual phase steel

S.S. Xu, J.P. Li, Y. Cui, Y. Zhang, L.X. Sun, J. Li, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, X-L. Wang, C.T. Liu, Z.W. Zhang

International Journal of Plasticity, 2020.

 

Achieving exceptional wear resistance in a compositionally complex alloy via tuning the interfacial structure and chemistry

W.W. Zhu, C.C. Zhao, Y.W. Zhang, C.T. Kwok, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, F.Z. Ren

Acta Materialia, 2020.

 

Microstructures and mechanical properties of CoCrFeMnNiVx high entropy alloy films

S. Fang, C. Wang, C.L. Li, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, C.T. Liu, C.H. Hsueh

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 820, 153388, 2020.

 

 

2019

Hardening mechanisms and impact toughening of a high-strength steel containing low Ni and Cu additions

H.J. Kong, C. Xu, C.C. Bu, C. Da, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, G. Chen, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 172, 150-160, 2019.

 

Attractive in situ self‐reconstructed hierarchical gradient structure of metallic glass for high efficiency and remarkable stability in catalytic performance

Z. Jia, Q. Wang, L. Sun, Q. Wang, L.C. Zhang, G. Wu, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, A. Wang, S.X. Liang, M. Gu, J. Lu

Advanced Functional Materials 1807857, 1-9, 2019.

 

Effect of Mo:W ratio on segregation behavior and creep strength of nickel-based single crystal superalloys

L.F. Zhang, Z.W. Huang, L. Jiang, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, C.T. Liu

Materials Science and Engineering: A 744, 481-489, 2019.

 

A novel ferritic steel family hardened by intermetallic compound G-phase

M.J. Yang, J.H. Zhu, T. Yang, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, X.R. Fan, B. Kuhn, X.Y. Xiong, C.P. Wang, C.T. Liu, X.J. Liu

Materials Science and Engineering: A 745, 390-399, 2019.

 

 

2018

Multicomponent intermetallic nanoparticles and superb mechanical behaviors of complex alloys

T. Yang, Y.L. Zhao, Y. Tong, Z.B. Jiao, J. Wei, J.X. Cai, X.D. Han, D. Chen, A. Hu, J.J. Kai, K. Lu, Y. Liu, C.T. Liu

Science 362, 933-937, 2018.

 

Nanocrystalline Ag-W alloys lose stability upon solute desegregation from grain boundaries

Z.B. Jiao, C.A. Schuh

Acta Materialia 161, 194-206, 2018.

 

High-Entropy Alloy (HEA)-Coated Nanolattice Structures and Their Mechanical Properties

L.B. Gao, J. Song, Z.B. Jiao, W.B. Liao, J.H. Luan, J.U. Surjadi, J.Y. Li, H.T. Zhang, D. Sun, C.T. Liu, Y. Lu

Advanced Engineering Materials 20, 1700625, 2018.

 

 

2017

Co-precipitation of nanoscale particles in steels with ultra-high strength for a new era

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, M.K. Miller, Y. W. Chung, C.T. Liu

Materials Today 20(3), 142, 2017.

 

Heterogeneous precipitation behavior and stacking-fault-mediated deformation in a CoCrNi-based medium-entropy alloy

Y.L. Zhao, T. Yang, Y. Tong, J. Wang, J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, D. Chen, Y. Yang, A. Hu, C.T. Liu, J.J. Kai

Acta Materialia 138, 72, 2017.

 

Atom-probe study of Cu and NiAl nanoscale precipitation and interfacial segregation in a nanoparticle-strengthened steel

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, W. Guo, J. D. Poplawsky, C.T. Liu

Materials Research Letters 5(8) 562-568, 2017.

 

Ultrahigh-strength steels strengthened by nanoparticles

Z.B. Jiao, C.T. Liu

Science Bulletin 62(15), 1043-1044, 2017.

 

Compositional and microstructural optimization and mechanical-property enhancement of cast Ti alloys based on Ti-6Al-4V alloy

J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, W.H. Liu, Z.P. Lu, W.X. Zhao, C.T. Liu

Materials Science & Engineering A 704, 91-101, 2017.

 

 

2016

Effects of welding and post-weld heat treatments on nanoscale precipitation and mechanical properties of an ultra-high strength steel hardened by nanoscale NiAl and Cu particles

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, W. Guo, J. D. Poplawsky, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 120, 216, 2016.

 

Precipitate transformation from NiAl-type to Ni2AlMn-type and its influence on the mechanical properties of high-strength steels

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, M.K. Miller, C.Y. Yu, Y. Liu, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 110, 31, 2016.

 

Group precipitation and age hardening of nanostructured Fe-based alloys with ultra-high strengths

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, M.K. Miller, C.Y. Yu, C.T. Liu

Scientific Reports 6, 21364, 2016.

 

Strategies for improving ductility of ordered intermetallics

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, C.T. Liu

Progress in Natural Science: Materials International 26, 1, 2016.

 

 

2015

Precipitation mechanism and mechanical properties of an ultra-high strength steel hardened by nanoscale NiAl and Cu particles

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, M.K. Miller, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 97, 58, 2015.

 

Effects of Mn partitioning on nanoscale precipitation and mechanical properties of ferritic steels strengthened by NiAl nanoparticles

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, M.K. Miller, C.Y. Yu, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 84, 283, 2015.

 

Effects of boron on the fracture behavior and ductility of cast Ti-6Al-4V alloys

J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, L. Heatherly, E.P. George, G. Chen, C.T. Liu

Scripta Materialia 100, 90, 2015.

 

 

2014

High strength steels hardened mainly by nanoscale NiAl precipitates

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, Z.W. Zhang, M.K. Miller, C.T. Liu

Scripta Materialia 87, 45, 2014.

 

Effects of boron additions and solutionizing treatments on microstructures and ductility of forged Ti-6Al-4V alloys

J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, G. Chen, C.T. Liu

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 624, 170, 2015.

 

Improved ductility and oxidation resistance of cast Ti-6Al-4V alloys by microalloying

J.H. Luan, Z.B. Jiao, G. Chen, C.T. Liu

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 602, 235, 2014.

 

 

2013

Synergistic effects of Cu and Ni on nanoscale precipitation and mechanical properties of high-strength steels

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, Z.W. Zhang, M.K. Miller, W.B. Ma, C.T. Liu

Acta Materialia 61, 5996, 2013.

 

Effect of density difference of constituent elements on glass formation in TiCu-based bulk metallic glasses

Z.Y. Zhang, Z.B. Jiao, J. Zhou, Y. Wu, H. Wang, X.J. Liu, Z.P. Lu

Progress in Natural Science: Materials international 23, 469, 2013.

 

Enhancing glass-forming ability via frustration of nano-clustering in alloys with a high solvent content

H.X. Li, J.E. Gao, Y. Wu, Z.B. Jiao, D. Ma, A.D. Stoica, X.L. Wang, Y. Ren, M.K. Miller, Z.P. Lu

Scientific Reports 3, 1983, 2013.

 

 

2011

Effects of alloying elements on glass formation, mechanical and soft-magnetic properties of Fe-based metallic glasses

Z.B. Jiao, H.X. Li, J.E. Gao, Y. Wu, Z.P. Lu

Intermetallics 19, 1502, 2011.

 

Research and development of advanced nano-precipitate-strengthened ultra-high strength steels

Z.B. Jiao, C.T. Liu

Materials China 30, 6, 2011.

 

Effects of nanocrystal formation on the soft magnetic properties of Fe-based bulk metallic glasses

J.E. Gao, H.X. Li, Z.B. Jiao, Y. Wu, Y.H. Chen, T. Yu, Z.P. Lu

Applied Physics Letters 99, 052504, 2011.

 

 

2010

Effects of Mo additions on the glass-forming ability and magnetic properties of bulk amorphous Fe-C-Si-B-P-Mo Alloys

Z.B. Jiao, H.X. Li, Y. Wu, J.E. Gao, S.L .Wang, S. Yi, Z.P. Lu

Science China Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy 53, 430, 2010.

 

Synthesis of bulk glassy Fe-C-Si-B-P-Ga alloys with high glass-forming ability and good soft-magnetic properties

H.X. Li, Z.B. Jiao, J.E. Gao, Z.P. Lu

Intermetallics 18(10), 5, 2010.

 

Size effects on compressive deformation behaviour of a brittle Fe-based bulk metallic glass

Y. Wu, H.X. Li, Z.B. Jiao, J.E. Gao, Z.P. Lu

Philosophical Magazine Letters 90(6), 403, 2010.

 

Compressive fracture characteristics of Zr-based bulk metallic glass

Z.J. Fan, Z.Y. Zheng, Z.B. Jiao

Science China Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy 53 (5), 823, 2010.

 

Three-point bending fracture characteristics of bulk metallic glasses

Z.J. Fan, Z.Y. Zheng, Z.B. Jiao

Science China Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy 53 (4), 654, 2010.

 

 

2009

Glass-forming ability enhanced by proper additions of oxygen in a Fe-based bulk metallic glass

H.X. Li, J.E. Gao, Z.B. Jiao, Y. Wu, Z.P. Lu

Applied Physics Letters 95, 161905, 2009.

 

Glass formation and magnetic properties of the Fe-C-Si-B-P-(Cr-Al-Co) bulk metallic glasses fabricated using industrial raw materials

H.X. Li, S.L. Wang, S. Yi, Z.B. Jiao, Y. Wu, Z.P. Lu

Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 321, 2833, 2009.

 

 

Book Chapter:

Copper-rich Nano-Clusters: Ferritic Steels Strengthened

C.T. Liu, Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan

a chapter in the book Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel, and Their Alloys, edited by Rafael Colás, George E. Totten, Taylor & Francis Group, 2015.

 

 

Patents:

2017

Super-high strength ferritic steel reinforced with nano-intermetallics and manufacturing method thereof

C.T. Liu, Z.B. Jiao

China Patent 201310080019.7, filed 2013, issued 2017.


2016

Ultrahigh strength ferritic steel strengthened by using Cu-rich nanoclusters and manufacturing thereof

C.T. Liu, Z.B. Jiao

China Patent 201310081053.6, filed 2013, issued 2016.

 

2010

Iron based soft magnetic materials with high saturation magnetization and high glass forming ability

Z.P. Lu, H.X. Li, Z.B. Jiao, G.L. Chen, Y. Wu

China Patent 101604567B, filed 2009, issued 2010.

 

 

Presentations:

2019

Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at Northeastern University, Shenyang, December 20, 2019.

 

Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at Workshop on Applications of 3D Atom Probe Tomography 2019, Beijing, December 7-8, 2019.

 

Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels and high-entropy alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at Shanghai Jiaotong University, November 25, 2019.

 

Nanoscale co-precipitation-strengthened steels

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at The 7th Chinese Young Researchers Workshop on Materials Science, Shanghai, November 23-24, 2019.

 

Control of continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at the 2019 Workshop on structures and properties of HEAs, Yangzhou, Oct 26-27, 2019.

 

Continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at the Fourth Young Scholars Forum on Nonferrous Metals, Taiyuan, August 4-6, 2019.

 

Continuous and discontinuous precipitation in nanoprecipitation-strengthened high-entropy alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at the Chinese Materials Conference 2019, Chengdu, July 10-14, 2019.

 

Coherent-nanoparticle-strengthened steels and high-entropy alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at Central Iron and Steel Research Institute(CISRI), Beijing, April 18, 2019.

 

Microstructure and property control of nanostructured alloys

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at Beijing University of Technology(BJUT), Beijing, April 17, 2019.

 

2018

Alloy Design of Nanoparticle-strengthened High-strength Steels for Structural Applications

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at the International Conference on Engineering Research and Practice for Steel Construction 2018 (ICSC2018), Hong Kong, September 5-7, 2018.

 

Design of Ultrahigh-strength Nanostructured Steels by Nanoscale Particles

Z.B. Jiao

poster at the 2018 Gordon Research Conference Structural Nanomaterials, Hong Kong, August 12-17, 2018.

 

Design of ultrahigh-strength steels strengthened by nanoparticles

Z.B. Jiao

invited talk at the XIV International Conference on Nanostructured Materials (NANO 2018), Hong Kong, June 24-29, 2018.


2017

Atom probe tomography study of advanced structural materials

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, C.T. Liu

Invited talk at the Workshop on Applications of Atom Probe Tomography 2017, Hong Kong, Dec. 4-5, 2017.

 

Alloy design of ultra-high strength steels hardened by nanoscale particles for structural applications

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, C.T. Liu

Invited talk at 4th World Congress and Exhibition on Construction and Steel Structure, Atlanta, GA, USA, October 17, 2017.

 

Nanoscale precipitation strengthened steels: alloy design, microstructural engineering, and mechanical properties

Z.B. Jiao

Invited talk at Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR, CAS), Shenyang, September 20, 2017.

 

Development of advanced structural materials with emphasis on microstructural engineering from micro to atomic scale

Z.B. Jiao

Invited talk at University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, July 14, 2017.

 

Nanoprecipitation-strengthened ultrahigh-strength steels: alloy design, microstructural engineering, and mechanical properties

Z.B. Jiao, C.T. Liu

Invited talk at the Chinese Materials Conference 2017, Yinchuan, July 9-12, 2017.

 

First-principles study on the precipitation mechanism of multi-component alloys

C.Y. Yu, Z.B. Jiao, M.W. Chen, C.T. Liu

at the Chinese Materials Conference 2017, Yinchuan, July 9-12, 2017.

 

Alloy design and structural characterization of nanostructured steels hardening by various nanoscale particles for structural applications

Z.B. Jiao, J.H. Luan, C.T. Liu

at the 4th China-USA Symposium on Energy, Shanghai, June 25-27, 2017.