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Centre for Crystal Growth (CCG)

L. Savary, K.A. Ross, B.D. Gaulin, J.P.C. Ruff, L. Balents, Order by Quantum Disorder in Er2Ti2O7, Phys. Rev. Lett., 109, 167201, 2012.
K.A. Ross, Th. Proffen, H. A. Dabkowska, J. A. Quilliam, L. R. Yaraskavitch, J. B. Kycia, B.D. Gaulin, Lightly stuffed pyrochlore structure of single crystals of Yb2Ti2O7 grown by the Optical Floating Zone technique, Phys. Rev. B, 86, 174424, 2012.
K. Fritsch, Z. Yamani, S. Chang, Y. Qiu, J.R.D. Copley, M. Ramazanoglu, H.A. Dabkowska, B.D. Gaulin, Magnetic Order and Fluctuations in the Presence of Quenched Disorder in the Kagome Staircase System (Co1-xMgx)3V2O, Phys. Rev. B, 86, 174421, 2012.

McMaster Analytical Xray Facility (MAX)

Makoto Tachibana, Katharina Fritsch, Bruce D. Gaulin, X-ray scattering studies of structural phase transitions in pyrochlore Cd2Nb2O7, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 2013, 25(43), 435902.
DiMondo, D., Thibault, M.E., Britten, J., Schlaf, M., Comparison of the Catalytic Activity of [(eta(5)-C5H5)Ru(2,2'bipyridine)(L))-Tf versus [(eta(5)-C5H5)Ru(6,6'-diamino-2,2'bipyridine)(L)]OTf (L = labile ligand) in the Hydrogenation of Cyclohexanone. Evidence for the Presence of a Metal Ligand Bifunctional, Organometallics, 2013, 32(21), 6541-6554.
Lee, L.M., Elder, P.J.W., Dube, P.A., Greedan, J.E., Jenkins, H.A., Britten, J.F., Vargas-Baca, I., The size of the metal ion controls the structures of the coordination polymers of benzo-2,1,3-selenadiazole, Cryst. Eng. Comm., 2013, 15, 7434-7437.
J. P. Masse, B. Chehab, H. Zurob, D. Embury, X. Wang, O. Bouaziz, An original way for producing a 2.4 GPa strength ductile steel by rolling of martensite, Cond. Mat., 1-19, 2012.
B. Langelier, X. Wang, S. Esmaeili, A. Shahrzad, Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing, Mat. Sci. and Eng., 538, 246-251, 2012.
B. Langelier, X. Wang, S. Esmaeili, Evolution of precipitation during non-isothermal ageing of an Mg–Ca–Zn alloy with high Ca content, Mat. Sci. and Eng., A 538, 246-251, 2012.
C. Miao, C. Shang, G. Zhang, G. Zhu, H. Zurob, S. V. Subramanian, Recrystallization and Grain Growth IV, Mat. Sci. Forum, 715-716, 794-799, 2012.
A. Gorny, S. Shankar, Evolution of Iron Based Intermetallic Phases in Al-7wt%Si Hypoeutectic Alloy, Light Metals, 327-331, 2012.
H. Dong, J. D. Brennan, One-pot synthesis of silica core-shell particles with double shells and different pore orientations from their nonporous conterparts, J. of Mat. Chem., 22(26), 13197-13203, 2012.
M. Hosseinifar, A. Petric, Synthesis of Sodium Beta-Alumina Powder by Sol-Gel Combustion, J. Power Sources, 206, 402-408, 2012.
J. M. Plach, L.A. Warren, Freshwater floc and bed sediment associated organic matter roles in lead dynamics, Chem. Geol., 304–305, 97–105, 2012.
M. Ammam, L. E. Prest, A.D. Pauric, E. B. Easton, Synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity of binary PtMn/C alloy catalysts towards ethanol oxidation, J. Electrochem. Soc., 159, B195-B200, 2012.
M. S. Ata, I. Zhitomirsky, Electrophoretic nanotechnology of ceramic films, Advances in Applied Ceramics, 111(5-6), 345-350, 2012.
L. Yang, X. Pang, G. Fox-Rabinovich, S. Veldhuis, I. Zhitomirsky, Electrophoretic deposition of polymer and composite films, Surface Eng., 28(8), 585-589, 2012.
R. Ma, I. Zhitomirsky, Electrophoretic Deposition of Organic - inorganic Composites for Biomedical Applications, Mat. Sci. Forum, 706-709, 617-622, 2012.
M. Ammam, E. B. Easton, Quaternary PtMnCuX/C (X=Fe, Co, Ni, and Sn) and PtMnMoX/C (X=Fe, Co, Ni, Cu and Sn) alloys catalysts: Synthesis, characterization and activity towards ethanol electrooxidation, J. Power Sources, 215, 188-196, 2012.
Y. You, C. Shang, W. Nie, S. Subramanian, Investigation on the microstructure and toughness of coarse grained heat affected zone in X-100 multi-phase pipeline steel with high Nb content, Mater. Sci. and Eng., A, 558, 692-701, 2012.
Y. You, C. Shang, L. Chen, S. Subramanian, Investigation on the crystallography of reverted structure and its effect on the properties of low carbon steel, Mater. Sci. and Eng., A, 546, 111-118, 2012.
S. Liang, X. Wang, H. S. Zurob, Multi-Scale Examination of the Microstructure Evolution of AZ31 during Cold-rolling, 9th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and their Applications, Eds. W. J. Poole and K. U. Kainer, 1049, 2012.
W. J. Poole, S. Liang, P. Okrutyny, X. Wang, H. S. Zurob, Recrystallization Nucleation Sites in Deformed AZ31, 9th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and their Applications, Eds. W. J. Poole and K. U. Kainer, 663, 2012.
P. Wei, M.R. Bateni, A. Petric, Conversion of copper and manganese metallic films to spinel coatings, J. Mater. Sci., 47, 5205-5215, 2012.
M. Hosseinifar, A. Petric, High temperature versus low temperature Zebra (Na/NiCl2) cell performance, J. Power Sources, 206, 402-408, 2012.