Professor Yiu-Wing Mai

BSc(Eng) PhD DSc HonDSc HK DEng, AM FRS FREng FAA FTSE FHKEng FWIF FASME FHKIE

University Chair and Personal Chair in Mechanical Engineering, Advanced Materials and Fracture Mechanics
School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering

J07 - Mechanical Engineering Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 2290
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Associations

  • Fellow, Royal Society of London
  • International Fellow, Royal Academy of Engineering
  • Fellow, Australian Academy of Science
  • Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
  • Fellow, Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences
  • Member, European Academy of Sciences
  • Fellow, World Innovation Foundation
  • Life Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Fellow, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

Awards and honours

  • Distinguished Chair Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Taiwan University, 2013-2016
  • Doctor of Science (honoris causa), University of Hong Kong, 2013
  • Engineering Distinguished Lecture, Hong Kong University, 2013
  • Closing Honour Lecture, Thirteenth International Congress on Fracture (ICF13), Beijing, China, June 2013.
  • Takeo Yokobori Gold Medal, International Congress on Fracture, 2013.
  • ACCM-8/Academy of Science Malaysia Distinguished Lecture, Eighth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 2012
  • William Mong Distinguished Lecture, Hong Kong University, 2012
  • AM, Member of the Order of Australia, 2010
  • Australian Federation Fellow, 2002-07
  • University Chair, Sydney University, 2004-Present
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, Hong Kong University, 2003-04
  • Centenary Medal, 2003
  • Honorary Fellow, International Congress on Fracture, 2001
  • Honorary Member, Gruppo Italiano Fracttura, 2002
  • AFG Achievement Award, Australian Fracture Group, Inc., 2000
  • Highly Cited Researcher in Materials Science, since 2002
  • Chan Kai Ming Prize, Hong Kong University, 1968
  • Williamson Prize, Hong Kong University, 1969
  • Hong Kong Government Scholarship, 1969
  • Hong Kong Productivity Council PhD Research Scholarship, 1969-72
  • UK Science Research Council Senior Visiting Fellowship to Imperial College, 1980
  • RILEM Award and Robert L'Hermite Medal, International Union of Testing and Research Laboratories for Materials and Structures (awarded for distinguished research on the fracture-mechanical behaviour of engineering structures for a scientist under the age of 40), 1981
  • Fulbright Senior Scholar, 1988
  • Australian Academy of Science/Japan Society for Promotion of Science Exchange Fellowship, 1989, 1996

Visiting appointment

  • Professor and Acting Head, Mechanical Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 1993-95
  • Eminent Visiting Professor in Materials Science, City University of Hong Kong, 1997
  • Chair Professor and Head, Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong, 2000-02
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, Hong Kong University, 2003-04
  • Visiting Chair Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2008-12
  • Honorary Professor, City University of Hong Kong, 2002-Present; Mechanical Engineering, Hong Kong University, 2005-Present
  • Honorary, Guest, Adjunct and Consultant Professor, South China University of Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Huazhong University of Technology and Chinese Academy of Sciences - Institute of Technical Physics and Chemistry, 2005-Present; Tsinghua University, 1999-Present; Hunan University, 2004-Present; Tongji University, 2002-Present; Tianjin University, 2003-Present; Xian Jiaotong University, 2000-Present; Zhongshan University, 2005-Present; Zhejiang University, 2004-Present; Peking University, 2006-Present; Hebei University of Technology, 2009-Present

Recent publications

Professor Mai holds 2 US patents, has published 5 books, 32 book chapters, 700+ SCI papers and 150+ refereed conference papers. He is a highly cited researcher in Materials Science with an h-index of 54 @18/04/2013.

Patents

  • US Patent # 5,503,717 granted on 2 April 1996
    "Method of Manufacturing Flexible Graphite"
    Feiyu Kang, Yang Leng, Tong-Yi Zhang and Yiu-Wing Mai
  • US Patent #7,097,922 granted on 29 August 2006
    "Multi-layered Superhard Nanocomposite Coatings"
    Yaogen Shen, Yiu-Wing Mai, Lawrence Kwok-Yan Li, Tai Lun Chan and Simon chin-Yu Tung

Selected grants

2015

  • Graphene/carbon nanotube 3D nanocomposites for lithium-ion supercapacitor application; Qin F, Mai Y; DVC Research/Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Scheme.
  • An energetic approach to characterise fracture of soft matter by cutting; Mai Y, Chang L, Williams G; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2013

  • Multi-functional graphene interleaves in multi-scale carbon fibre reinforced composites; Mai Y, Kim J; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
  • An automated 3D electron microscopy imaging system comprising a 3View2 and field-emission scanning electron microscope; Liu Z, Chen M, Copeland L, Crawford J, Langrish T, Li Q, Mai Y, Overall R, Weiss A, Ye L; DVC Research/Equipment Grant.

2012

  • Toughening Thermosets by Highly Ordered Nanostructures; Mai Y, Guo Q; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2011

  • Development of high-efficiency thermoelectric materials by nanostructuring bulk silicon for power regeneration applications; Yang C, Yang C, Mai Y; DVC Research/Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Scheme.
  • Accessing the third-dimension in scanning electron microscopy for rapid, high-resolution tomography of large samples materials; Liu Z, Perrier S, Mai Y, Young P, Bandyopadhyay S, Braet F, Burford R, Housley G, Thordarson P; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2010

  • Split Hopkinson bar facility for high strain rate testing of materials; Shen L, Hoffman M, Einav I, Ranzi G, Liao X, Mai Y, Bradford M, Gilbert R, Foster S, Liu Z; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).
  • Advanced Focused Ion Beam (FIB) / Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM) for Nanometre Scale Characterisation and Fabrication; Cairney J, Munroe P, Ringer S, Ferry M, Mai Y, Liao X, McKenzie D, Wenham S, Dzurak A, Stevens-Kalceff M, Spinks G, Dou S, Valanoor N, Liu Z, Proust G, Young D, Braet F, Chan-Ling T, Maschmeyer T, Chan H, Traini D, Swain M, Harris A, Crawford J, Potts D; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2008

  • Transmission Electron Mircroscope-Nanoindenter for Nano-Mechanical Testing; Liao X, Wang X, Mai Y, Zhang L, Cairney J, Ringer S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).
  • Nanostructure Design and Toughening Mechanisms of Novel Thermosets; Mai Y, Guo Q; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
  • Deformation studies of electrospun polymer nanofibres; Mai Y, Wong S, Wong S; University of Sydney/International Visiting Research Fellowship (IVRF).
  • Transmission Electron Microscope-Nanoindenter for Nano-Mechanical Testing; Zhang L, Cairney J, Liao X, Ringer S, Mai Y, Wang X; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2007

  • Fracture-Resistant Highly Insulating Vacuum Glazing; Bilek M, Mai Y, McKenzie D; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).

2006

  • Fatigue Crack Growth In Polymer Nanocomposites; Mai Y; DEST/Innovation Access Programme-International Science&Technology Grants.
  • Cnts-Modified Polymer Composites For Tribological Applications; Friedrich K, Mai Y, Riches J; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage International: ARC International Fellowships (ARCIF).
  • Some Outstanding Mechanics Problems in Layered Ferroelectromagnetic Composites with Enhanced Magnetoelectric Effect; Wang B, Mai Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2004

  • Integrated Precision Machining of Complex Profiles; Mathew P, Zhang L, Mai Y, Ye L, Ruys A, Zarudi I, Tieu K, Zhang N, Arsecularatne J, Jiang Z; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2003

  • On the essential work of fracture approach for tearing measurement of ductile polymer thin films; Mai Y; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).
  • Studies on nanocomposite coatings: processing characterisation and properties; Mai Y, Shen Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2002

  • Deformation and Fracture Studies on Polymer Nano-Composites; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Federation Fellowship (FF).
  • Thermoforming Mechanisms for Cost-effective Manufacturing of Advanced Composite Structures; Ye L, Mai Y, Young M; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).

2001

  • Mechanics models for desiging stiched composite laminated structures; Tong L, Clayton G, Webb D, Gray J, Duarte A, Mai Y, Clayton G; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Strategic Partnerships with Industry - Research and Training (SPIRT).
  • Toughening Recycled Poly(ethylene terephthalate)(PET) with Functionalised Rubber; Mai Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).

2000

  • Towards a fundamental understanding of the failure mechanisms and microstructures of a new class of short fibre-reinforced polymer blends; Mai Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).
  • Modelling of microstructural influences on short crack growth and fatigue damage accumulation; Mai Y, Zhang X; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).
  • Development of functionally gradient fibre-polymer composites for application as spinal disk prostheses.; Mai Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Small Grants.
  • Development of models to simulate pultrusion process for large scale aerospace sections; Ye L, Mai Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Strategic Partnerships with Industry - Research and Training (SPIRT).

1999

  • Old Blocs migration for ACS CRC. See notes tab; Mai Y, Ye L, Barr A, Steven G; Cooperative Research Centre for Advanced Composite Structures Limited/Project Support.

Selected publications

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Books

  • Chen, X., Mai, Y. (2013). Fracture Mechanics of Electromagnetic Materials: Nonlinear Field Theory and Applications. London, United Kingdom: Imperial College Press.
  • Fu, S., Lauke, B., Mai, Y. (2009). Science and engineering of short fibre reinforced polymer composites. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.

Edited Books

  • Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2010). Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites. Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Mai, Y., Yu, Z. (2006). Polymer Nanocomposites. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.

Book Chapters

  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2013). Wear and scratch damage in polymer nanocomposites. In Klaus Friedrich, Alois K. Schlarb (Eds.), Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites: Friction and Wear of Bulk Materials and Coatings 2nd Edition, (pp. 551-570). Oxford, UK: Butterworth Heinemann.
  • Yang, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Functionalization of carbon nanotubes for polymer nanocomposites. In Tony McNally and Petra Potschke (Eds.), Polymer-carbon nanotube composites: preparation, properties and applications, (pp. 55-91). Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Xie, X., Liu, S., Du, F., Mai, Y. (2011). Polymer-magnesium hydroxide nanocomposites by emulsion polymerization. In V Mittal (Eds.), Polymer Nanocomposites by Emulsion and Suspension Polymerization, (pp. 180-197). Cambridge, UK: RSC Publishing.
  • Xie, X., Du, F., Mai, Y. (2010). Carbon nanotube nanocomposites for biomedical actuators. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 832-861). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Dasari, A., Cai, G., Mai, Y., Yu, Z. (2010). Flame retardancy of polymer-clay nanocomposites. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 347-403). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2010). Modelling permeability behaviour of polymer nanocomposites. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 431-453). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Dasari, A., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2009). Fracture Properties and Mechanisms of Polyamide/Clay Nanocomposites. In Jozsef Karger-Kocsis, Stoyko Fakirov (Eds.), Nano- and Micro-mechanics of Polymer Blends and Composites, (pp. 377-423). Munich, Germany: Carl Hanser Verlag.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2008). Wear and scratch damage in polymer nanocomposites. In Friedrich K, Schlarb AK (Eds.), Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites: Friction and Wear of Bulk Materials and Coatings, (pp. 374-399). Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier.
  • Li, Y., Mai, Y. (2007). Fracture-mechanical properties of sisal fiber composites. In S Fakirov and D Bhattacharyya (Eds.), Handbook of Egineering Biopolymers: Homopolymers, Blends, and Composites, (pp. 335-377). Munich, Germany: Carl Hanser Verlag.
  • Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2007). Polymer-clay nanocomposites - a review of mechanical and physical properties. In SG Advani (Eds.), Processing and Properties of Nanocomposites, (pp. 307-358). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2006). Theoretical consideration on the fracture of shape memory alloys. In W. Yang (Eds.), Mechanics and Reliability of Actuating Materials: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Beijing, China, 1-3 September, 2004, (pp. 217-226). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Sun, X., Liu, H., Yan, W., Tong, L., Mai, Y. (2005). Modelling composite reinforcement by stitching and z-pinning. In C Soutis, Shefield University & P.W.R. Beaumont, Cambridge University, UK (Eds.), Mutli-scale modelling of composite material systems: The art of predictive damage modelling, (pp. 319-355). Cambridge, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Yan, L., Mai, Y., Lu, L., Lai, M. (2005). Synthesis and Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Mg-Al-Nd Alloys. In Zhang T Y; Kim J K (Eds.), Macro-, Meso-, Micro- and Nano-Mechanics of Materials, (pp. 93-100). Zurich: Trans Tech Publications.
  • Wong, S., Mai, Y., Chen, X. (2003). Fracture behavior of polymer blends. In Simon (Eds.), Polymer Characterization Techniques and Their Application to Blends, (pp. 191-234). NY: American Chemical Society.

Journals

  • Wong, E., Mai, Y. (2014). A unified equation for creep-fatigue. International Journal Of Fatigue, 68, 186-194. [More Information]
  • Cadogan, J., Campbell, S., Jing, J., Foley, C., Kater, P., Mai, Y. (2014). Annealing embrittlement of Fe78Si9B13 (METGLAS-2605S2). Hyperfine Interactions, 226(1-3), 7-14. [More Information]
  • Li, X., Chen, Y., Yao, H., Zhou, X., Yang, J., Huang, H., Mai, Y., Zhou, L. (2014). Core/shell TiO2–MnO2/MnO2 heterostructure anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries. RSC Advances, 4(75), 39906-39911. [More Information]
  • Chen, B., Wang, J., Zhu, Y., Liao, X., Lu, C., Mai, Y., Ringer, S., Ke, F., Shen, Y. (2014). Deformation-induced phase transformation in 4H-SiC nanopillars. Acta Materialia, 80, 392-399. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Yimnirun, R., Unruan, S. (2014). Electrospun barium titanate/cobalt ferrite composite fibers with improved magnetoelectric performance. RSC Advances, 4(98), 55217-55223. [More Information]
  • Jia, J., Sun, X., Lin, X., Shen, X., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2014). Exceptional Electrical Conductivity and Fracture Resistance of 3D Interconnected Graphene Foam/Epoxy Composites. ACS Nano, 8(6), 5774-5783. [More Information]
  • Li, X., Chen, Y., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2014). Exceptional electrochemical performance of porous TiO2–carbon nanofibers for lithium ion battery anodes. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2(11), 3875-3880. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Xu, F., Zeng, Y., Mai, Y. (2014). Flame synthesis of carbon nanotubes onto carbon fiber woven fabric and improvement of interlaminar toughness of composite laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 101, 159-166. [More Information]
  • Chen, C., Tang, Y., Ye, Y., Xue, Z., Xue, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2014). High-performance epoxy/silica coated silver nanowire composites as underfill material for electronic packaging. Composites Science and Technology, 105, 80-85. [More Information]
  • Sun, W., Li, Y., Xu, W., Mai, Y. (2014). Interactions between crystalline nanospheres: comparisons between molecular dynamics simulations and continuum models. RSC Advances, 2014 (4), 34500-34509. [More Information]
  • Yang, Q., Li, B., He, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Modeling the Mechanical Properties of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes and Their Composites: Design at the Atomic Level. Advances in Condensed Matter Physics, 2014, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Yang, Q., Li, B., He, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Modeling the Mechanical Properties of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes and Their Composites: Design at the Atomic Level. Advances in Condensed Matter Physics, 2014, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Peng, H., Bi, S., Ni, M., Xie, X., Liao, Y., Zhou, X., Xue, Z., Zhu, J., Wei, Y., Bowman, C., Mai, Y. (2014). Monochromatic Visible Light "Photoinitibitor": Janus-Faced Initiation and Inhibition for Storage of Colored 3D Images. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136(25), 8855-8858. [More Information]
  • Gong, C., Xue, Z., Wang, X., Zhou, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Poly(ethylene glycol) grafted multi-walled carbon nanotubes/LiFePO4 composite cathodes for lithium ion batteries. Journal of Power Sources, 246, 260-268. [More Information]
  • Qin, H., Zhang, X., Zhou, M., Zeng, J., Mai, Y. (2014). Size and constraint effects on mechanical and fracture behavior of micro-scale Ni/Sn3.0Ag0.5Cu/Ni solder joints. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 617(1), 14-23. [More Information]
  • Zhan, H., Zhang, Y., Bell, J., Mai, Y., Gu, Y. (2014). Structure-mediated thermal transport of monolayer graphene allotropes nanoribbons. Carbon, 77(2014), 416-423. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Li, X., Park, K., Hong, J., Song, J., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H., Goodenough, J. (2014). Sulfur encapsulated in porous hollow CNTs@CNFs for high-performance lithium–sulfur batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014 (2), 10126-10130. [More Information]
  • Zhang, Y., Pei, Q., Mai, Y., Gu, Y. (2014). Temperature and strain-rate dependent fracture strength of graphenes. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 47(2014), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Uddin, M., Huang, Z., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2014). Tensile and tearing fracture properties of graphene oxide papers intercalated with carbon nanotubes. Carbon, 77, 481-491. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2014). Thermodynamics at the nanoscale: A new approach to the investigation of unique physicochemical properties of nanomaterials. Materials Science and Engineering R-Reports, 79, 1-40. [More Information]
  • Ke, S., Lin, P., Zeng, X., Huang, H., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2014). Tuning of dielectric and ferroelectric properties in single phase BiFeO3 ceramics with controlled Fe2+/Fe3+ ratio. Ceramics International, 40(4), 5263-5268. [More Information]
  • Chen, B., Gao, Q., Wang, Y., Liao, X., Mai, Y., Tan, H., Zou, J., Ringer, S., Jagadish, C. (2013). Anelastic behavior in GaAs semiconductor nanowires. Nano Letters: a journal dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(7), 3169-3172. [More Information]
  • Shi, D., Liu, E., Tan, T., Shi, H., Jiang, T., Yang, Y., Luan, S., Yin, J., Mai, Y., Li, R. (2013). Core/shell rubber toughened polyamide 6: an effective way to get good balance between toughness and yield strength. RSC Advances, 3(44), 21563-21569. [More Information]
  • Xu, S., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2013). Effect of hybridization of liquid rubber and nanosilica particles on the morphology, mechanical properties, and fracture toughness of epoxy composites. Journal of Materials Science, 48(9), 3546-3556. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Wang, G. (2013). Facile chemical synthesis of nitrogen-doped graphene sheets and their electrochemical capacitance. Journal of Power Sources, 241, 460-466. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Li, X., Park, K., Song, J., Hong, J., Zhou,, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H., Goodenough, J. (2013). Hollow Carbon-Nanotube/Carbon-Nanofiber Hybrid Anodes for Li-ion Batteries. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135(44), 16280-16283. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Abtahi, M., Wong, S., Liu, Y., Li, Q. (2013). Microstructure development in electrospun carbon nanotube reinforced polyvinylidene fluoride fibers and its influence on tensile strength and dielectric permittivity. Composites Science and Technology, 88, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Kuan, H., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Ma, J., Mai, Y., Ma, C. (2013). Molecular Mobility and Mechanical Properties of Novel Clay/Waterborne Polyurethane Nanocomposites. Advanced Science Letters, 19(2), 524-528. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Guo, Q., Zhang, T., Mai, Y. (2013). Phase behavior and nanomechanical mapping of block ionomer complexes. Soft Matter, 9, 2662-2672. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Cai, G., Mai, Y. (2013). Recent developments in the fire retardancy of polymeric materials. Progress in Polymer Science, 38(9), 1357-1387. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2013). Size, Dimensionality, and Constituent Stoichiometry Dependence of Physicochemical Properties in Nanosized Binary Alloys. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials and Interfaces, 117(5), 2421-2426. [More Information]
  • Chen, B., Wang, J., Gao, Q., Chen, Y., Liao, X., Lu, C., Tan, H., Mai, Y., Zou, J., Ringer, S., et al (2013). Strengthening Brittle Semiconductor Nanowires through Stacking Faults: Insights from in Situ Mechanical Testing. Nano Letters: a journal dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(9), 4369-4373. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Guo, Q., Kraska, M., Stuhn, B., Mai, Y. (2013). Toughening Epoxy Thermosets with Block Ionomers: The Role of Phase Domain Size. Macromolecules, 46(20), 8190-8202. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Peng, S., Hameed, N., Guo, Q., Mai, Y. (2012). A new route to nanostructured thermosets with block ionomer complexes. Soft Matter, 8(3), 688-698. [More Information]
  • Ke, S., Huang, H., Fan, H., Lee, H., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2012). Antiferroelectric-like properties and enhanced polarization of Cu-doped K 0.5Na 0.5NbO 3 piezoelectric ceramics. Applied Physics Letters, 101(8), 082901-1-082901-4. [More Information]
  • Seltzer, R., Mai, Y., Frontini, P. (2012). Creep behaviour of injection moulded polyamide 6/organoclay nanocomposites by nanoindentation and cantilever-bending. Composites Part B: Engineering, Part B 43(2012), 83-89. [More Information]
  • Liu, H., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2012). Cyclic fatigue crack propagation of nanoparticle modified epoxy. Composites Science and Technology, 72(13), 1530-1538. [More Information]
  • Liao, G., Zhou, X., Chen, L., Zeng, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Electrospun aligned PLLA/PCL/functionalised multiwalled carbon nanotube composite fibrous membranes and their bio/mechanical properties. Composites Science and Technology, 72(2), 248-255. [More Information]
  • Zhang, B., Yu, Y., Huang, Z., He, Y., Jang, D., Yoon, W., Mai, Y., Kang, F., Kim,, J. (2012). Exceptional electrochemical performance of freestanding electrospun carbon nanofiber anodes containing ultrafine SnOx particles. Energy and Environmental Science, 5(12), 9895-9902. [More Information]
  • Lin, X., Shen, X., Zheng, Q., Yousefi, N., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2012). Fabrication of Highly-Aligned, Conductive, and Strong Graphene Papers Using Ultralarge Graphene Oxide Sheets. ACS Nano, 6(12), 10708-10719. [More Information]
  • Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Du, X., Mitchell, D., Mai, Y., Yan, Y., Ringer, S. (2012). Hollow nitrogen-containing core/shell fibrous carbon nanomaterials as support to platinum nanocatalysts and their TEM tomography study. Nanoscale Research Letters, 7(165), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Qiu, W., Liu, Z., He, L., Zeng, D., Mai, Y. (2012). Improved interfacial adhesion between diamond film and copper substrate using a Cu(Cr)-diamond composite interlayer. Materials Letters, 81, 155-157. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Du, X., Wong, S. (2012). Improved Tensile Strength and Ferroelectric Phase Content of Self-Assembled Polyvinylidene Fluoride Fiber Yarns. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 297(3), 209-213. [More Information]
  • Zeng, Y., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Du, X. (2012). Improving interlaminar fracture toughness of carbon fibre/epoxy laminates by incorporation of nano-particles. Composites Part B: Engineering, 43(1), 90-94. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Miao, Y. (2012). In situ flame synthesis of polyhedral nickel oxide nanoparticles on carbon fibers. Advanced Materials Research, 557-559, 438-441. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Lu, Z., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2012). In situ formation of hollow graphitic carbon nanospheres in electrospun amorphous carbon nanofibers for high-performance Li-based batteries. Nanoscale, 4(21, 2012), 6800-6805. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Yu, L., Peng, R., Huang, Y., He, C., Liu, H., Wang, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Incorporation of liquid-like multiwalled carbon nanotubes into an epoxy matrix by solvent-free processing. Nanotechnology, 23(22), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Lee, J., Zhang, M., Bhattacharyya, D., Yuan, Y., Jayaraman, K., Mai, Y. (2012). Micromechanical behavior of self-healing epoxy and hardener-loaded microcapsules by nanoindentation. Materials Letters, 76(2012), 62-65. [More Information]
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Du, S., Hui, D. (2012). Nanomechanics and Nanocomposites: Mechanical Behaviors. Composites Part B: Engineering, 43, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., He, C., Peng, R., Baji, A., Du, X., Huang, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Non-covalently modified graphene sheets by imidazolium ionic liquids for multifunctional polymer nanocomposites. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(12), 5666-5675. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Zhou, C., Moody, S., Mai, Y. (2012). On the flame synthesis of carbon nanotubes grafted onto carbon fibers and the bonding force between them. Carbon, 50(6), 2347-2350. [More Information]
  • Huang, Z., Oh, S., He, Y., Zhang, B., Yang, Y., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2012). Porous C-LiFePO 4-C composite microspheres with a hierarchical conductive architecture as a high performance cathode for lithium ion batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(37), 19643-19645. [More Information]
  • Phua, S., Yang, L., Toh, C., Huang, S., Tsakadze, Z., Lau, S., Mai, Y., Lu, X. (2012). Reinforcement of Polyether Polyurethane with Dopamine-Modified Clay: The Role of Interfacial Hydrogen Bonding. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 4(9), 4571-4578. [More Information]
  • Huang, Y., Baji, A., Tien, H., Yang, Y., Yang, S., Wu, S., Ma, C., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Wang, N. (2012). Self-assembly of silver-graphene hybrid on electrospun polyurethane nanofibers as flexible transparent conductive thin films. Carbon, 50(10), 3473-3481. [More Information]
  • Wang, S., Yang, Y., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2012). Size effect in microcompression of epoxy micropillars. Journal of Materials Science, 47(16), 6047-6055. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2012). Size-dependent absorption properties of CdX (X = S, Se, Te) quantum dots. Chemical Physics Letters, 535(11 May 2012), 91-93. [More Information]
  • Tan, X., Fan, H., Ke, S., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2012). Structural dependence of piezoelectric, dielectric and ferroelectric properties of K0.5Na0.5(Nb1 2x/5Cux)O3 lead-free ceramics with high Qm. Materials Research Bulletin, 47(12), 4472-4477. [More Information]
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  • He, L., Wu, Z., Chen, Z., Mai, Y. (2006). Study of hydroxyapatite/Al2O3 (anodic) biocomposite coating on titanium with a novel multi-step method. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 257-262.
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  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Effect Of Constraint On Tensile Behavior Of An Az91 Magnesium Alloy. Materials Letters, 58(25), 3219-3221.
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  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2004). Impermeable Crack And Permeable Crack Assumptions, Which One Is More Realistic? Journal of Applied Mechanics, 71(4), 575-578.
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  • Ching, E., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Essential Work of Fracture (EWF) Analysis for Short Glass Fiber Reinforced and Rubber Toughened Nylon-6. Polymer Engineering and Science, 43(3), 558-569.
  • Yan, C., Yan, L., Ye, L., Lu, L., Lai, M., Mai, Y. (2003). Fabrication and Microstructure of Mechanically Alloyed Mg-Al-Nd Alloys. Materials Science Forum, 437-438, 113-116.
  • Tsoi, K., Stalmans, R., Schrooten, J., Wevers, M., Mai, Y. (2003). Impact damage behaviour of shape memory alloy composites. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 342(1-2), 207-215.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Impact fracture toughness of short glass fiber-reinforced polyamide 6, 6 hybrid composites containing elastomer particles using essential work of fracture concept. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 347(1-2), 338-345.
  • Lu, D., Mai, Y., Li, R., Ye, L. (2003). Impact Strength and Crystallization Behavior of Nano-SiOx/Poly (phenylene sulfide) (PPS) Composites with Heat-treated PPS. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 288(9), 693-698.
  • Fu, T., He, L., Han, Y., Xu, K., Mai, Y. (2003). Induction of bonelike apatite on carbon-carbon composite by sodium silicate. Materials Letters, 57(22-23), 3500-3503.
  • Ji, X., Dai, Y., Zheng, B., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Interface end theory and re-evaluation in interfacial strength test methods. Composite Interfaces, 10(6), 567-580.
  • Yang, M., Wang, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2003). Low density polyethylene-polypropylene blends. Part 1-Ductility and tensile properties. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 32(1), 21-26.
  • Yang, M., Wang, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2003). Low density polyethylene-polypropylene blends. Part 2- Strengthening and toughening with copolymer. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 32(1), 27-32.
  • Tjong, S., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2003). Low-cycle fatigue behaviour of Al-based composites containing in situ TiB2, Al2O3 and Al3Ti reinforcements. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 358(1-2), 99-106.
  • Yu, X., Zhang, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Modelling and finite element treatment of intra-ply shearing of woven fabric. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 138(1-3), 47-52.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Morphology and mechanical properties of reconstituted wood board waste-polyethylene composites. Composite Interfaces, 10(2-3), 319-341.
  • Zhang, Q., Yu, Z., Yang, M., Ma, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Multiple Melting and Crystallization of Nylon-66/Montmorillonite Nanocomposites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 41(22), 2861-2869. [More Information]
  • Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2003). Numerical study on the mode I delamination toughness of z-pinned laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 63(10), 1481-1493.
  • Wong, J., Ferrer-Balas, D., Li, R., Mai, Y., Maspoch, M., Sue, H. (2003). On tearing of ductile polymer films using the essential work of fracture (EWF) method. Acta Materialia, 51(16), 4929-4938.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). On the electrical boundary conditions on the crack surfaces in piezoelectric ceramics. International Journal of Engineering Science, 41(6), 633-652.
  • Mai, Y., Yu, Z., Xie, X., Zhang, Q., Ma, J. (2003). Polymer Nanocomposites and Their Applications. Hong Kong Institution of Engineers transactions, 10(4), 67-73.
  • Ma, J., Su, W., Zhang, Y., Hu, T., Liu, H., Li, B., Shi, L., Xu, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Polysilsesquioxane Nanosheets Synthesized in Confined Environment. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 24(11), 676-680. [More Information]
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Process-Structure-Property Relationship in Ternary Short-Glass-Fiber/Elastomer/Polypropylene composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88, 1384-1392.
  • Su, Z., Ye, L., Bu, X., Wang, X., Mai, Y. (2003). Quantitative assessment of damage in a structural beam based on wave propagation by impact excitation. Structural Health Monitoring: an international journal, 2(1), 27-40.
  • Zhang, X., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2003). Rate-dependent bridging law and its application to dynamic crack growth in brittle-matrix composite materials. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 34(11), 1053-1063.
  • Chen, Z., Atwood, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Rate-Dependent Transition From Thermal Softening to Hardening in Elastomers. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 70, 611-612.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Sun, Y. (2003). Surface cracking of a piezoelectric strip bonded to an elastic substrate (mode I crack problem). Archive of Applied Mechanics, 73(5-6), 434-447. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Zhang, X., Han, J. (2003). Surface cracking of functionally graded materials with arbitrarily distributed properties, in Functionally Graded Materials VII. Materials Science Forum, 423-4(2003), 635-640.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Tensile deformation mechanism of polyamide 6,6/SEBS-g-MA blend and its hybrid composites reinforced with short glass fibers. Journal of Materials Science, 38(2), 207-215.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2003). Tensile Deformation Mechanisms of polypropylene/Elastomer Blends Reinforced with Short Glass Fiber. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 87, 441-451.
  • Luna, P., Bernal, C., Cisilino, A., Frontini, P., Cotterell, B., Mai, Y. (2003). The application of the essential work of fracture methodology to the plane strain fracture of ABS 3-point bend specimens. Polymer, 44(4), 1145-1150.
  • Fan, T., Mai, Y. (2003). The partition function and state equation of the point group 12mm two-dimensional dodecagonal quasicrystal. European Physical Journal B. Condensed Matter and Complex Systems, 31(1), 25-27.
  • Liu, H., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2003). Theoretical model of piezoelectric fibre pull-out. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 40(20), 5511-5519.
  • Yan, W., Wang, C., Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2003). Theoretical modeling of the effect of plasticity on reverse transformation in superelastic shape memory alloys. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 354(1-2), 146-157.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Thermal conductivity of misaligned short-fiber-reinforced polymer composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88(6), 1497-1505. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). Thermal shock fracture of piezoelectric materials. Philosophical Magazine (London, 2003), 83(5), 631-657.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2002). A piezoelectric material strip with a crack perpendicular to its boundary surfaces. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 39(17), 4501-4524.
  • Liu, Z., Jiang, N., Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). Atomic force microscopy study of surface roughening of sputter-deposited TiN thin films. Journal of Applied Physics, 92(7), 3559-3563.
  • Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2002). BEM for crack-hole problems in thermopiezoelectric materials. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(5), 577-588.
  • Afaghi-Khatibi, A., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterisation of fibre/matrix interfacial degradation under cyclic fatigue loading using dynamic mechanical analysis. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 33(11), 1585-1592.
  • Wong, S., Sui, G., Yue, C., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterizationa of microstructures and toughening behavior of fiber-containing toughened nylon 6,6. Journal of Materials Science, 37(13), 2659-2667.
  • Mai, Y. (2002). Cohesive zone and crack-resistance (R)-curve of cementitious materials and their fibre-reinforced composites. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(2), 219-234.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2002). Combined effect of fiber content and microstructure on the fracture toughness of SGF and SCF reinforced polypropylene composites. Journal of Materials Science, 37(14), 3067-3074.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Ching, E., Li, R. (2002). Correction of the measurement of fiber length of short fiber reinforced thermoplastics. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 33(11), 1549-1555.
  • Yan, W., Wang, C., Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2002). Effect of transformation volume contraction on the toughness of superelastic shape memory alloys. Smart Materials and Structures, 11(6), 947-955.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke,, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2002). Fracture behavior of short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. International Journal of Materials and Product Technology, 17(1/2), 108-120.
  • Ferrer-Balas, D., Maspoch, M., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture behaviour of polypropylene films at different temperatures: fractography and deformation mechanisms studied by SEM. Polymer, 43(10), 3083-3091.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture characteristics of short glass fibre/maleated styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene/polypropylene hybrid composite. Polymer International, 51(11), 1248-1255.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Noda, N. (2002). Fracture mechanics analysis model for functionally graded materials with arbitrarily distributed properties. International Journal of Fracture, 116(2), 161-177.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture of a piezoelectric material layer bonded by two elastic layers. International Journal of Engineering Science, 40(15), 1697-1727.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Impact-specific essential work of fracture of maleic anhydride-compatibilized polypropylene/elastomer blends and their composites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 40(17), 1881-1892.
  • Zhang, X., Wang, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). In situ investigation of small fatigue crack growth in poly-crystal and single-crystal aluminium alloys. Fatigue and Fracture Of Engineering Materials and Structures, 25(2), 141-150.
  • Montross, C., Wei, T., Ye, L., Clark, G., Mai, Y. (2002). Laser shock processing and its effects on microstructure and properties of metal alloys: a review. International Journal Of Fatigue, 24(10), 1021-1036.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Mechanical behavior and fracture toughness evaluation of maleic anhydride compatibilized short glass fiber/SEBS/polypropylene hybrid composites. Composites Science and Technology, 62(6), 831-840.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2002). Mechanical properties of wood flake-polyethylene composites. II. Interface modification. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 83(12), 2505-2521. [More Information]
  • Bai,, S., Li, R., Mai, Y., Wu, C. (2002). Morphological study of sisal fibres. Advanced Composites Letters, 11(3), 133-142.
  • Yan, C., Xiao, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Numerical and experimental studies on the fracture behavior of rubber-toughened epoxy in bulk specimen and laminated composites. Journal of Materials Science, 37(5), 921-927.
  • Fu, S., Xu, G., Mai, Y. (2002). On the elastic modulus of hybrid particle/short-fiber/polymer composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 33(4), 291-299.
  • Zhang, X., Li, J., Wang, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Prediction of short fatigue crack propagation behaviour by characterization of both plasticity and roughness induced crack closures. International Journal Of Fatigue, 24(5), 529-536.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y., Li, R. (2002). Preparation and performance characteristics of short-glass-fiber/maleated styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene/polypropylene hybrid composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 86, 1303-1311.
  • Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). Reactively sputter-deposited Mo-Ox-Ny thin films. Materials Science and Engineering B: Advanced Functional Solid-state Materials, 95(3), 222-229.
  • Gu,, B., Yu,, S., Feng, X., Mai, Y. (2002). Scaattering of love waves by an interface crack between piezoelectric layer and an elastic substrate. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 15(2), 111-118.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Short glass fiber-reinforced polyamide 6,6 composites toughened with maleated SEBS. Composites Science and Technology, 62(15), 2017-2027.
  • Xie, X., Fung, K., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Structural and mechanical behavior of polypropylene/maleated styrene-(ethylene-co-butylene)-styrene/sisal fiber composites prepared by injection molding. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 40(12), 1214-1222.
  • Xie, X., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Structural properties and mechanical behavior of injection molded composites of polypropylene and sisal fiber. Polymer Composites, 23(3), 319-327.
  • Zeng, N., Bai, S., G’Sell, C., Hiver,, J., Mai, Y. (2002). Study on the microstructures and mechanical behaviour of compatibilized polypropylene/polyamide-6 blends. Polymer International, 51(12), 1439-1447.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke, B., Yue, C. (2002). Synergistic effect on the fracture toughness of hybrid short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 323(1-2), 326-335.
  • Gao, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). The contact problem of a rubber half-space dented by a rigid cone apex. Archive of Applied Mechanics, 72(4-5), 213-228.
  • Ye, L., Lu, M., Mai, Y. (2002). Thermal de-consolidation of thermoplastic matrix composites - I. Growth of voids. Composites Science and Technology, 62(16), 2121-2130.
  • Nguyen, N., Mai, Y., Ohta, A. (2001). A new hybrid double-ellipsoidal heat source model for weld pool simulation. Australasian Welding Journal, 46, 39-46.
  • Afaghi-Khatibi, A., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). An experimental study of the influence of fibre-matrix interface on fatigue tensile strength of notched composite laminates. Composites Part B: Engineering, 32, 371-377.
  • Mai, Y., Fu, S., Yue, C., Hu,, X. (2001). Characterization of fiber length distribution of short-fiber reinforced thermoplastics. Journal of Materials Science, 20, 31-33.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Crack-tip field for fast fracture of an elastic-plastic-viscoplastic material incorporated with quasi-brittle damage. Part 1. Large damage regime. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 38, 9383-9402.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Crack-tip field for fast fracture of an elastic-plastic-viscoplastic material incorporated with quasi-brittle damage. Part 2. Small damage regime. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 38, 9403-9420.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Effect of bond thickness on fracture behaviour in adhesive joints. Journal of Adhesion, 75, 27-44.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Sun, J. (2001). Effects of substrate materials on fracture toughness measurement in adhesive joints. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 43, 2091-2102.
  • Mai, Y., Ferrer-Balas, D., Maspoch, M., Martinez, A., Ching,, E., Li, R. (2001). Fracture behaviour of polypropylene films at different temperatures: assessment of the EWF parameters. Polymer, 42, 2665-2674.
  • Mai, Y., Chiou, K., Chang, F. (2001). Fracture toughness characterizations of compatibilized polyamide-6 (PA6)/Poly(phenylene ether) (PPE) blends. JOURNAL OF POLYMER RESEARCH, 8, 17-26.
  • Mai, Y., Fu, S., Lauke,, B., Mader, E., Yue, C., Hu,, X. (2001). Hybrid effects on tensile properties of hybrid short-glass-fiber-and short-carbon-fiber-reinforced polypropylene composites. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 1243-1251.
  • Mai, Y., Chiou, K., Chang, F. (2001). Impact specific essential work of fracture of compatibilized polyamide-6 (PA6)/poly(phenylene ether) (PPE) blends. Polymer Engineering and Science, 41, 1007-1018.
  • Mai, Y., Jiang, N., Tjong, S., Chu,, P., Li, R., Kim,, J. (2001). Interlaminar fracture properties of carbon fibre/epoxy matrix composites interleaved with polyethylene terephthalate (PET) films. Polymers and Polymer Composites, 9, 141-145.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C., Chen, W. (2001). Investigation of short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16 by in-situ SEM fatigue testing. Scripta Materialia, 44, 2443-2448.
  • Mai, Y., Jiang, N., Tsang, F., Tjong, S., Li, R., Kim,, J. (2001). Loading rate dependence of mode II fracture behavior in interleaved carbon fibre/epoxy composite laminates. Applied Composite Materials, 8, 361-369.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). Mechanical properties of wood flake-polyethylene composites. Part I: effects of processing methods and matrix melt flow behaviour. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 32, 619-629.
  • Chai, Y., Mai, Y. (2001). New analysis on the fiber push-out problem with interface roughness and thermal residual stresses. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 2095-2104.
  • Yan, C., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2001). Nonlinear analysis of plastic ball grid array solder joints. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 12, 667-673.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). On fast fracture in an elastic-(plastic)-viscoplastic solid 1. Stress and velocity fields with loading and unloading processes. International Journal of Fracture, 111, 343-359.
  • Mai, Y., Fasce, L., Bernal, C., Frontini, P. (2001). On the impact essential work of fracture of ductile polymers. Polymer Engineering and Science, 41, 1-14.
  • Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Hou,, M. (2001). Resistance welding of carbon fiber reinforced polyetherimide composite. Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 14, 2-19.
  • Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2001). Structure and properties of stacking faulted A15 tungsten thin films. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 93-98.

Edited Journals

  • Mai, Y., Zhang, M., Wei, C. (2010). 4th China-Europe Symposium on Processing and Properties of Reinforced Polymers (editorial). Plastics Rubber And Composites, 39(2), 47-47.
  • Mai, Y., Zhang, M., Chun, W. (2010). Editorial: 4th China-Europe symposium on processing and properties of reinforced polymers. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 39(2).
  • Mai, Y. (2008). Special Issue on Green Composites. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 27(16-17), 1677-1678.

Conferences

  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2013). Size Effect on Curie and Ordering Temperatures of Magnetic Nanoalloys. 8th Pacific Rim International Congress on Advanced Materials and Processing (PRICM 8), Hoboken, United States: John Wiley & Sons. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2012). Determinants of Thermal Stability in Nano-sized Binary Alloys. TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) 2012 141st Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Orlando, FL, USA: Wiley.
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y. (2011). Permeable Interfacial Crack in Electrostrictive Materials. IUTAM Symposium on Multiscale Modelling of Fatigue, Damage and Fracture in Smart Materials, Freiberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Lim, S., Zhang, Q., Cui, G., Mai, Y. (2010). On Deformation, Toughening and Multi-Functionality of Polymer Nanocomposites. The Seventh Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM7), Taiwan: Industrial Technology Research Institute.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Integrated analysis of bone tissue surface structure and properties. Second international conference on mechanics of biomaterials & tissues, USA: Elsevier.
  • Lim, S., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Some issues on toughening, fire retardancy and wear/scratch damage in polyamide-based nanocomposites. Fifth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2007), Brisbane, Australia: Engineers Australia.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Strength, stiffness and toughness of hierarchical biological materials-a-fracture mechanics study. Second international conference on mechanics of biomaterials & tissues, USA: Elsevier.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2007). The Origin of Superhardness in Nanocomposite Coatings: Analysis of Nanoindentation and Scratch Tests. IUTAM Symposium on Mechanical Behavior and Micro-Mechanics of Nanostructured Materials, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Bai, Y. (2006). Fractal and scaling phenomena on fracture at micro-scales. IUTAM Symposium on Size Effects on Material and Structural Behavior at Micron- and Nano-Scales, The Netherlands: Springer. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2006). Some Issues on Structure-Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites. 2006 International Conference On Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Yu, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wright, S., McGuckin, D., Paton, R. (2005). Composite forming simulations: From fundamental research to industrial application. SAMPE 2005 Long Beach Conference, Long Beach, CA, United States: Soc. for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, Covina, CA 91724-3748, United States.
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2005). Z-pin bridging in composite laminates and related problems. Fourth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics 2005, Melbourne: Institute of Materials Engineering Australasia.
  • Zhang, X., Shi, Y., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). A Tin-Based Composite Solder Reinforced By Nano-Sized Particulates And Its Soldering Ability. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Effect Of Constraint On The Tensile Behavior Of An AZ91 Magnesium Alloy. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture - SIF 2004, Brisbane, Australia: Australian Fracture Group.
  • Ji, X., Dai, Y., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Interface End Theory and Fragmentation Test. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Choupani, N., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Mixed-Mode Fracture Of A CF/PEI Composite Material. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Li, Y., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2004). Permeability Of Sisal Textile Reinforced Composites By Resin Transfer Molding. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Ye, L., Mai, Y., Su, Z. (2004). Proceedings Edited: The 4Th Asian-Australasian Conference On Composite Materials (ACCM 4). Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Dai, Y., Ji, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Stress Singularity Analysis Of Interface End And Speciment Design For Fiber Pullout Test. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Smith, C., Johnstone, B., Lu, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Study On Re-Pull Force In Pultrusion Processes - I. Experimental Observations. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Lu, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Smith, C., Johnstone, B. (2004). Study On Re-Pull Force In Pultrusion Processes - II. Theoretical Analysis. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Su, Z., Ye, L., Bu, X., Mai, Y., Wang, X. (2002). A damage identification approach based on stress wave propagation. the Third Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C. (2002). Characterization of the opening/closure behaviour of short fatigue cracks under cyclic loading and its influence on crack growth. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Zhang, X., Wang, C., Chen, W., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterization of the propagation behaviour of short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16. The 7th Liege Conference, Julich, Germany: Forschungszentrum Jülich.
  • Mai, Y., Wang, M., Wu, J., Chen, C. (2002). Crystal structure and mechanical properties of PP-based composites with nano-scale inorganic fillers. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2002). Elastic-plastic-creep analysis of PBGA electronic package solder joints. The Fifth International IEEE Symposium on High Density Packaging and Component Failure Analysis in Electronics manufacturing (HDP2002), Beijing, China: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Jiang, F., Kang, W., Zhao, K., Sun, J. (2002). Experimental investigation on fatigue crack growth normal to a bimaterial interface. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2002). Finite element analysis of mode I delamination toughness of z-pinned composite laminates. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Yan, C., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2002). Numerical analysis of thermally cycled ball grid array solder joints. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Dorn, L. (2002). Study on correlation of the fracture toughness and microshear toughness for pressure vessel steels and structural steels. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Mai, Y., Liu, H., Zheng, B., He, P. (2002). Tensile test of geometric hybrid GFRP rebar. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Yan, W., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Wang, C. (2002). Toughness study on superelastic shape memory alloys. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2002). Z-pin bridging force in composite delamination. 3rd ESIS TC4 Conference. Elsevier.
  • Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2001). A numerical study of constraint and rate effects on dynamic crack growth. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). Energy absorption of sandwiched composite tubes. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke,, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2001). Fracture behavior of short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. ACUN-3 Technology Convergence in composites applications, : UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Liu, H., Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2001). Fracture behaviour of a fibre-bridged crack. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Liu, H., Mai, Y., Cartie, D., Partridge, S. (2001). Fracture mechanics modelling of the delamination of z-pinned composite laminates. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C., Chen, W. (2001). Investigation of the growth behavior of microstructurally short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Ye, L., Mai, Y., Yuan, Q., Hou,, M. (2001). Manufacturing and joining of advanced thermoplastic composites. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.
  • Cotterell, B., Mai, Y., Luna,, P., Frontini, P., Cisilino,, A., Bernal, C. (2001). On the applicability of t he essential work of fracture method to thick ABS SE(B)-specimens. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Li, W., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Study on the effects of notch tip and crack tip plasticity on small fatigue crack growth. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2001). The thermal conductivity of misaligned short-fiber-reinforced polymer composites. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.

2014

  • Wong, E., Mai, Y. (2014). A unified equation for creep-fatigue. International Journal Of Fatigue, 68, 186-194. [More Information]
  • Cadogan, J., Campbell, S., Jing, J., Foley, C., Kater, P., Mai, Y. (2014). Annealing embrittlement of Fe78Si9B13 (METGLAS-2605S2). Hyperfine Interactions, 226(1-3), 7-14. [More Information]
  • Li, X., Chen, Y., Yao, H., Zhou, X., Yang, J., Huang, H., Mai, Y., Zhou, L. (2014). Core/shell TiO2–MnO2/MnO2 heterostructure anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries. RSC Advances, 4(75), 39906-39911. [More Information]
  • Chen, B., Wang, J., Zhu, Y., Liao, X., Lu, C., Mai, Y., Ringer, S., Ke, F., Shen, Y. (2014). Deformation-induced phase transformation in 4H-SiC nanopillars. Acta Materialia, 80, 392-399. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Yimnirun, R., Unruan, S. (2014). Electrospun barium titanate/cobalt ferrite composite fibers with improved magnetoelectric performance. RSC Advances, 4(98), 55217-55223. [More Information]
  • Jia, J., Sun, X., Lin, X., Shen, X., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2014). Exceptional Electrical Conductivity and Fracture Resistance of 3D Interconnected Graphene Foam/Epoxy Composites. ACS Nano, 8(6), 5774-5783. [More Information]
  • Li, X., Chen, Y., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2014). Exceptional electrochemical performance of porous TiO2–carbon nanofibers for lithium ion battery anodes. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2(11), 3875-3880. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Xu, F., Zeng, Y., Mai, Y. (2014). Flame synthesis of carbon nanotubes onto carbon fiber woven fabric and improvement of interlaminar toughness of composite laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 101, 159-166. [More Information]
  • Chen, C., Tang, Y., Ye, Y., Xue, Z., Xue, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2014). High-performance epoxy/silica coated silver nanowire composites as underfill material for electronic packaging. Composites Science and Technology, 105, 80-85. [More Information]
  • Sun, W., Li, Y., Xu, W., Mai, Y. (2014). Interactions between crystalline nanospheres: comparisons between molecular dynamics simulations and continuum models. RSC Advances, 2014 (4), 34500-34509. [More Information]
  • Yang, Q., Li, B., He, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Modeling the Mechanical Properties of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes and Their Composites: Design at the Atomic Level. Advances in Condensed Matter Physics, 2014, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Yang, Q., Li, B., He, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Modeling the Mechanical Properties of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes and Their Composites: Design at the Atomic Level. Advances in Condensed Matter Physics, 2014, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Peng, H., Bi, S., Ni, M., Xie, X., Liao, Y., Zhou, X., Xue, Z., Zhu, J., Wei, Y., Bowman, C., Mai, Y. (2014). Monochromatic Visible Light "Photoinitibitor": Janus-Faced Initiation and Inhibition for Storage of Colored 3D Images. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136(25), 8855-8858. [More Information]
  • Gong, C., Xue, Z., Wang, X., Zhou, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2014). Poly(ethylene glycol) grafted multi-walled carbon nanotubes/LiFePO4 composite cathodes for lithium ion batteries. Journal of Power Sources, 246, 260-268. [More Information]
  • Qin, H., Zhang, X., Zhou, M., Zeng, J., Mai, Y. (2014). Size and constraint effects on mechanical and fracture behavior of micro-scale Ni/Sn3.0Ag0.5Cu/Ni solder joints. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 617(1), 14-23. [More Information]
  • Zhan, H., Zhang, Y., Bell, J., Mai, Y., Gu, Y. (2014). Structure-mediated thermal transport of monolayer graphene allotropes nanoribbons. Carbon, 77(2014), 416-423. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Li, X., Park, K., Hong, J., Song, J., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H., Goodenough, J. (2014). Sulfur encapsulated in porous hollow CNTs@CNFs for high-performance lithium–sulfur batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014 (2), 10126-10130. [More Information]
  • Zhang, Y., Pei, Q., Mai, Y., Gu, Y. (2014). Temperature and strain-rate dependent fracture strength of graphenes. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 47(2014), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Uddin, M., Huang, Z., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2014). Tensile and tearing fracture properties of graphene oxide papers intercalated with carbon nanotubes. Carbon, 77, 481-491. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2014). Thermodynamics at the nanoscale: A new approach to the investigation of unique physicochemical properties of nanomaterials. Materials Science and Engineering R-Reports, 79, 1-40. [More Information]
  • Ke, S., Lin, P., Zeng, X., Huang, H., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2014). Tuning of dielectric and ferroelectric properties in single phase BiFeO3 ceramics with controlled Fe2+/Fe3+ ratio. Ceramics International, 40(4), 5263-5268. [More Information]

2013

  • Chen, B., Gao, Q., Wang, Y., Liao, X., Mai, Y., Tan, H., Zou, J., Ringer, S., Jagadish, C. (2013). Anelastic behavior in GaAs semiconductor nanowires. Nano Letters: a journal dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(7), 3169-3172. [More Information]
  • Shi, D., Liu, E., Tan, T., Shi, H., Jiang, T., Yang, Y., Luan, S., Yin, J., Mai, Y., Li, R. (2013). Core/shell rubber toughened polyamide 6: an effective way to get good balance between toughness and yield strength. RSC Advances, 3(44), 21563-21569. [More Information]
  • Xu, S., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2013). Effect of hybridization of liquid rubber and nanosilica particles on the morphology, mechanical properties, and fracture toughness of epoxy composites. Journal of Materials Science, 48(9), 3546-3556. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Wang, G. (2013). Facile chemical synthesis of nitrogen-doped graphene sheets and their electrochemical capacitance. Journal of Power Sources, 241, 460-466. [More Information]
  • Chen, X., Mai, Y. (2013). Fracture Mechanics of Electromagnetic Materials: Nonlinear Field Theory and Applications. London, United Kingdom: Imperial College Press.
  • Chen, Y., Li, X., Park, K., Song, J., Hong, J., Zhou,, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H., Goodenough, J. (2013). Hollow Carbon-Nanotube/Carbon-Nanofiber Hybrid Anodes for Li-ion Batteries. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135(44), 16280-16283. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Abtahi, M., Wong, S., Liu, Y., Li, Q. (2013). Microstructure development in electrospun carbon nanotube reinforced polyvinylidene fluoride fibers and its influence on tensile strength and dielectric permittivity. Composites Science and Technology, 88, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Kuan, H., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Ma, J., Mai, Y., Ma, C. (2013). Molecular Mobility and Mechanical Properties of Novel Clay/Waterborne Polyurethane Nanocomposites. Advanced Science Letters, 19(2), 524-528. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Guo, Q., Zhang, T., Mai, Y. (2013). Phase behavior and nanomechanical mapping of block ionomer complexes. Soft Matter, 9, 2662-2672. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Cai, G., Mai, Y. (2013). Recent developments in the fire retardancy of polymeric materials. Progress in Polymer Science, 38(9), 1357-1387. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2013). Size Effect on Curie and Ordering Temperatures of Magnetic Nanoalloys. 8th Pacific Rim International Congress on Advanced Materials and Processing (PRICM 8), Hoboken, United States: John Wiley & Sons. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2013). Size, Dimensionality, and Constituent Stoichiometry Dependence of Physicochemical Properties in Nanosized Binary Alloys. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials and Interfaces, 117(5), 2421-2426. [More Information]
  • Chen, B., Wang, J., Gao, Q., Chen, Y., Liao, X., Lu, C., Tan, H., Mai, Y., Zou, J., Ringer, S., et al (2013). Strengthening Brittle Semiconductor Nanowires through Stacking Faults: Insights from in Situ Mechanical Testing. Nano Letters: a journal dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(9), 4369-4373. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Guo, Q., Kraska, M., Stuhn, B., Mai, Y. (2013). Toughening Epoxy Thermosets with Block Ionomers: The Role of Phase Domain Size. Macromolecules, 46(20), 8190-8202. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2013). Wear and scratch damage in polymer nanocomposites. In Klaus Friedrich, Alois K. Schlarb (Eds.), Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites: Friction and Wear of Bulk Materials and Coatings 2nd Edition, (pp. 551-570). Oxford, UK: Butterworth Heinemann.

2012

  • Wu, S., Peng, S., Hameed, N., Guo, Q., Mai, Y. (2012). A new route to nanostructured thermosets with block ionomer complexes. Soft Matter, 8(3), 688-698. [More Information]
  • Ke, S., Huang, H., Fan, H., Lee, H., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2012). Antiferroelectric-like properties and enhanced polarization of Cu-doped K 0.5Na 0.5NbO 3 piezoelectric ceramics. Applied Physics Letters, 101(8), 082901-1-082901-4. [More Information]
  • Seltzer, R., Mai, Y., Frontini, P. (2012). Creep behaviour of injection moulded polyamide 6/organoclay nanocomposites by nanoindentation and cantilever-bending. Composites Part B: Engineering, Part B 43(2012), 83-89. [More Information]
  • Liu, H., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2012). Cyclic fatigue crack propagation of nanoparticle modified epoxy. Composites Science and Technology, 72(13), 1530-1538. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2012). Determinants of Thermal Stability in Nano-sized Binary Alloys. TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) 2012 141st Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Orlando, FL, USA: Wiley.
  • Liao, G., Zhou, X., Chen, L., Zeng, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Electrospun aligned PLLA/PCL/functionalised multiwalled carbon nanotube composite fibrous membranes and their bio/mechanical properties. Composites Science and Technology, 72(2), 248-255. [More Information]
  • Zhang, B., Yu, Y., Huang, Z., He, Y., Jang, D., Yoon, W., Mai, Y., Kang, F., Kim,, J. (2012). Exceptional electrochemical performance of freestanding electrospun carbon nanofiber anodes containing ultrafine SnOx particles. Energy and Environmental Science, 5(12), 9895-9902. [More Information]
  • Lin, X., Shen, X., Zheng, Q., Yousefi, N., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2012). Fabrication of Highly-Aligned, Conductive, and Strong Graphene Papers Using Ultralarge Graphene Oxide Sheets. ACS Nano, 6(12), 10708-10719. [More Information]
  • Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Du, X., Mitchell, D., Mai, Y., Yan, Y., Ringer, S. (2012). Hollow nitrogen-containing core/shell fibrous carbon nanomaterials as support to platinum nanocatalysts and their TEM tomography study. Nanoscale Research Letters, 7(165), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Qiu, W., Liu, Z., He, L., Zeng, D., Mai, Y. (2012). Improved interfacial adhesion between diamond film and copper substrate using a Cu(Cr)-diamond composite interlayer. Materials Letters, 81, 155-157. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Du, X., Wong, S. (2012). Improved Tensile Strength and Ferroelectric Phase Content of Self-Assembled Polyvinylidene Fluoride Fiber Yarns. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 297(3), 209-213. [More Information]
  • Zeng, Y., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Du, X. (2012). Improving interlaminar fracture toughness of carbon fibre/epoxy laminates by incorporation of nano-particles. Composites Part B: Engineering, 43(1), 90-94. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Miao, Y. (2012). In situ flame synthesis of polyhedral nickel oxide nanoparticles on carbon fibers. Advanced Materials Research, 557-559, 438-441. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Lu, Z., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2012). In situ formation of hollow graphitic carbon nanospheres in electrospun amorphous carbon nanofibers for high-performance Li-based batteries. Nanoscale, 4(21, 2012), 6800-6805. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Yu, L., Peng, R., Huang, Y., He, C., Liu, H., Wang, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Incorporation of liquid-like multiwalled carbon nanotubes into an epoxy matrix by solvent-free processing. Nanotechnology, 23(22), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Lee, J., Zhang, M., Bhattacharyya, D., Yuan, Y., Jayaraman, K., Mai, Y. (2012). Micromechanical behavior of self-healing epoxy and hardener-loaded microcapsules by nanoindentation. Materials Letters, 76(2012), 62-65. [More Information]
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Du, S., Hui, D. (2012). Nanomechanics and Nanocomposites: Mechanical Behaviors. Composites Part B: Engineering, 43, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., He, C., Peng, R., Baji, A., Du, X., Huang, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2012). Non-covalently modified graphene sheets by imidazolium ionic liquids for multifunctional polymer nanocomposites. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(12), 5666-5675. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Zhou, C., Moody, S., Mai, Y. (2012). On the flame synthesis of carbon nanotubes grafted onto carbon fibers and the bonding force between them. Carbon, 50(6), 2347-2350. [More Information]
  • Huang, Z., Oh, S., He, Y., Zhang, B., Yang, Y., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2012). Porous C-LiFePO 4-C composite microspheres with a hierarchical conductive architecture as a high performance cathode for lithium ion batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(37), 19643-19645. [More Information]
  • Phua, S., Yang, L., Toh, C., Huang, S., Tsakadze, Z., Lau, S., Mai, Y., Lu, X. (2012). Reinforcement of Polyether Polyurethane with Dopamine-Modified Clay: The Role of Interfacial Hydrogen Bonding. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 4(9), 4571-4578. [More Information]
  • Huang, Y., Baji, A., Tien, H., Yang, Y., Yang, S., Wu, S., Ma, C., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Wang, N. (2012). Self-assembly of silver-graphene hybrid on electrospun polyurethane nanofibers as flexible transparent conductive thin films. Carbon, 50(10), 3473-3481. [More Information]
  • Wang, S., Yang, Y., Zhou, L., Mai, Y. (2012). Size effect in microcompression of epoxy micropillars. Journal of Materials Science, 47(16), 6047-6055. [More Information]
  • Yang, C., Mai, Y. (2012). Size-dependent absorption properties of CdX (X = S, Se, Te) quantum dots. Chemical Physics Letters, 535(11 May 2012), 91-93. [More Information]
  • Tan, X., Fan, H., Ke, S., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2012). Structural dependence of piezoelectric, dielectric and ferroelectric properties of K0.5Na0.5(Nb1 2x/5Cux)O3 lead-free ceramics with high Qm. Materials Research Bulletin, 47(12), 4472-4477. [More Information]
  • Yang, Q., He, X., Liu, X., Leng, F., Mai, Y. (2012). The effective properties and local aggregation effect of CNT/SMP composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 43(1), 33-38. [More Information]
  • Wu, S., Guo, Q., Peng, S., Hameed, N., Kraska, M., Stuhn, B., Mai, Y. (2012). Toughening epoxy thermosets with block ionomer complexes: A nanostructure-mechanical property correlation. Macromolecules, 45(9), 3829-3840. [More Information]
  • Chen, Y., Lu, Z., Zhou, L., Mai, Y., Huang, H. (2012). Triple-coaxial electrospun amorphous carbon nanotubes with hollow graphitic carbon nanospheres for high-performance Li ion batteries. Energy and Environmental Science, 5(7), 7898-7902. [More Information]
  • Zhang, B., Liu, Y., Huang, Z., Oh, S., Yu, Y., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2012). Urchin-like Li 4Ti 5O 12-carbon nanofiber composites for high rate performance anodes in Li-ion batteries. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(24), 12133-12140. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Liu, H., Cai, G., Mai, Y., Baji, A. (2012). Use of facile mechanochemical method to functionalize carbon nanofibers with nanostructured polyaniline and their electrochemical capacitance. Nanoscale Research Letters, 7(111), 1-8. [More Information]

2011

  • Seltzer, R., Cisilino, A., Frontini, P., Mai, Y. (2011). Determination of the Drucker-Prager parameters of polymers exhibiting pressure-sensitive plastic behaviour by depth-sensing indentation. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 53(6), 471-478. [More Information]
  • Huang, Y., Tien, H., Ma, C., Yang, S., Wu, S., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2011). Effect of extended polymer chains on properties of transparent graphene nanosheets conductive film. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21(45), 18236-18241. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Wong, S. (2011). Effect of fiber diameter on the deformation behavior of self-assembled carbon nanotube reinforced electrospun Polyamide 6,6 fibers. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 528(21), 6565-6572. [More Information]
  • Yu, C., Wu, D., Liu, Y., Qiao, H., Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Du, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Electrical and dielectric properties of polypropylene nanocomposites based on carbon nanotubes and barium titanate nanoparticles. Composites Science and Technology, 71(15), 1706-1712. [More Information]
  • Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Yan, Y., Du, X., Mai, Y., Ringer, S. (2011). Electro-synthesis of novel nanostructured PEDOT films and their application as catalyst support. Nanoscale Research Letters, 6, 364-1-364-6. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Li, Q., Liu, Y. (2011). Electrospinning induced ferroelectricity in poly(vinylidene fluoride) fibers. Nanoscale, 3(8), 3068-3071. [More Information]
  • Liao, G., Chen, L., Zeng, X., Zhou, X., Xie, X., Peng, E., Ye, Z., Mai, Y. (2011). Electrospun Poly(L-lactide)/Poly(e-caprolactone) Blend Fibers and Their Cellular Response to Adipose-Derived Stem Cells. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 120(4), 2154-2165. [More Information]
  • Seltzer, R., Kim, J., Mai, Y. (2011). Elevated temperature nanoindentation behaviour of polyamide 6. Polymer International, 60(12), 1753-1761. [More Information]
  • Ye, Y., Huang, H., Zhou,, L., Mai, Y. (2011). Enhanced Unipolar Fatigue Resistance in Ferroelectric Pb(Ni1/3Nb2/3O3)-PbTiO3 Ceramics Prepared via Glycerol-Assisted Solid-State Reaction. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 94(2), 488-495. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Functionalization of carbon nanotubes for polymer nanocomposites. In Tony McNally and Petra Potschke (Eds.), Polymer-carbon nanotube composites: preparation, properties and applications, (pp. 55-91). Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Qiu, W., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2011). Improvement in adhesion of diamond film on Cu substrate with an inlay structured interlayer. Surface and Coatings Technology, 206(2-3), 224-227. [More Information]
  • Liu, X., Yang, Q., He, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Molecular mechanics modeling of deformation and failure of super carbon nanotube networks. Nanotechnology, 22(47), 1 (Article 475701)-11. [More Information]
  • Ballarre, J., Seltzer, R., Mendoza, E., Orellano, J., Mai, Y., Garcia, C., Cere, S. (2011). Morphologic and nanomechanical characterization of bone tissue growth around bioactive sol-gel coatings containing wollastonite particles applied on stainless steel implants. Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications, 31(3), 545-552. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Li, Q., Liu, Y. (2011). Nanoscale investigation of ferroelectric properties in electrospun barium titanate/polyvinylidene fluoride composite fibers using piezoresponse force microscopy. Composites Science and Technology, 71(11), 1435-1440. [More Information]
  • Liu, H., Wang, G., Mai, Y., Zeng, Y. (2011). On fracture toughness of nano-particle modified epoxy. Composites Part B: Engineering, 42(8), 2170-2175. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Li, Q., Wong, S., Liu, Y., Yao, Q. (2011). One-dimensional multiferroic bismuth ferrite fibers obtained by electrospinning techniques. Nanotechnology, 22(23), 235702-1-235702-6. [More Information]
  • Liu, X., He, X., Yang, Q., Mai, Y. (2011). Overall behavior and microstructural deformation of R-CNT/polymer composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 42(8), 2123-2129. [More Information]
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y. (2011). Permeable Interfacial Crack in Electrostrictive Materials. IUTAM Symposium on Multiscale Modelling of Fatigue, Damage and Fracture in Smart Materials, Freiberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]
  • Xie, X., Liu, S., Du, F., Mai, Y. (2011). Polymer-magnesium hydroxide nanocomposites by emulsion polymerization. In V Mittal (Eds.), Polymer Nanocomposites by Emulsion and Suspension Polymerization, (pp. 180-197). Cambridge, UK: RSC Publishing.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Du, S., Hui, D. (2011). Preparation, properties and applications of nanocomposites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 42(8), 2091-2092. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., He, C., He, W., Yu, L., Peng, R., Xie, X., Wang, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Reduction of silver nanoparticles onto graphene oxide nanosheets with N, N-dimethylformamide and SERS activities of GO/Ag composites. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 13(10), 5571-5581. [More Information]
  • Huang, Y., Baji, A., Tien, H., Yang, Y., Yang, S., Ma, C., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Wang, N. (2011). Self-assembly of graphene onto electrospun polyamide 66 nanofibers as transparent conductive thin films. Nanotechnology, 22(47), 1 (Article 475603)-7. [More Information]
  • Li, W., Tang, X., Zhang, H., Jiang, Z., Yu, Z., Du, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Simultaneous surface functionalization and reduction of graphene oxide with octadecylamine for electrically conductive polystyrene composites. Carbon, 49(14), 4724-4730. [More Information]
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y. (2011). Singularities of an interface crack in electrostrictive materials. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 48(9), 1395-1401. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Wang, L., Joyce, H., Gao, Q., Liao, X., Mai, Y., Tan, H., Zou, J., Ringer, S., Gao, H., et al (2011). Super Deformability and Young's Modulus of GaAs Nanowires. Advanced Materials, 23(11), 1356-1360. [More Information]
  • Feng, Q., Shen, X., Yang, J., Fu, S., Mai, Y., Friedrich, K. (2011). Synthesis of epoxy composites with high carbon nanotube loading and effects of tubular and wavy morphology on composite strength and modulus. Polymer, 52(26), 6037-6045. [More Information]
  • Zhao, J., Du, F., Zhou, X., Cui, W., Wang, X., Zhu, H., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2011). Thermal conductive and electrical properties of polyurethane/hyperbranched poly(urea-urethane)-grafted multi-walled carbon nanotube composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 42(8), 2111-2116. [More Information]

2010

  • Mai, Y., Zhang, M., Wei, C. (2010). 4th China-Europe Symposium on Processing and Properties of Reinforced Polymers (editorial). Plastics Rubber And Composites, 39(2), 47-47.
  • Shi, H., Shi, D., Wang, X., Yin, L., Yin, J., Mai, Y. (2010). A facile route for preparing stable co-continuous morphology of LLDPE/PA6 blends with low PA6 content. Polymer, 51(21), 4958-4968.
  • Xie, X., Du, F., Mai, Y. (2010). Carbon nanotube nanocomposites for biomedical actuators. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 832-861). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Chen, C., Mai, Y. (2010). Comparison of cohesive zone model and linear elastic fracture mechanics for a mode I crack near a compliant/stiff interface. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 77(17), 3408-3417.
  • Chen, J., Wang, G., Yu, Z., Huang, Z., Mai, Y. (2010). Critical particle size for interfacial debonding in polymer/nanoparticle composites. Composites Science and Technology, 70(5), 861-872. [More Information]
  • Mai, Y., Zhang, M., Chun, W. (2010). Editorial: 4th China-Europe symposium on processing and properties of reinforced polymers. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 39(2).
  • Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2010). Effects of loading rate and temperature on tensile yielding and deformation mechanisms of nylon 6-based nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, 70(13), 1994-2002. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Wong, S., Abtahi, M., Chen, P. (2010). Electrospinning of polymer nanofibers: Effects on oriented morphology, structures and tensile properties. Composites Science and Technology, 70(5), 703-718. [More Information]
  • Cai, G., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Du, X., Dai, S., Mai, Y., Wang, J. (2010). Fire response of polyamide 6 with layered and fibrillar nanofillers. Polymer Degradation and Stability, 95(5), 845-851. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Cai, G., Mai, Y., Yu, Z. (2010). Flame retardancy of polymer-clay nanocomposites. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 347-403). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y. (2010). Fracture of electrostrictive solids subjected to combined mechanical and electric loads. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 77(10), 1503-1515. [More Information]
  • Hameed, N., Guo, Q., Hanley, T., Mai, Y. (2010). Hydrogen Bonding Interactions, Crystallization, and Surface Hydrophobicity in Nanostructured Epoxy/Block Copolymer Blends. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 48(7), 790-800. [More Information]
  • Lim, S., Dasari, A., Wang, G., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Yuan, Q., Liu, S., Yong, M. (2010). Impact fracture behaviour of nylon 6-based ternary nanocomposites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 41(1), 67-75. [More Information]
  • Cui, W., Du, F., Zhao, J., Zhang, W., Yang, Y., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2010). Improving thermal conductivity while retaining high electrical resistivity of epoxy composites by incorporating silica-coated multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Carbon, 49(2), 495-500.
  • Xiao, H., Zhang, W., Lv, C., Fu, S., Wan, M., Mai, Y. (2010). Large Enhancement in Conductivity of Polyaniline Films by Cold Stretching. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 211(10), 1109-1116. [More Information]
  • Li, D., Zhang, X., Xiong, Z., Mai, Y. (2010). Lightweight NiTi shape memory alloy based composites with high damping capacity and high strength. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 490(1-2), L15-L19. [More Information]
  • Baji, A., Mai, Y., Wong, S., Abtahi, M., Du, X. (2010). Mechanical behavior of self-assembled carbon nanotube reinforced nylon 6,6 fibers. Composites Science and Technology, 70(9), 1401-1409.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2010). Modelling permeability behaviour of polymer nanocomposites. In Sie Chin Tjong, Yu-Wing Mai (Eds.), Physical properties and applications of polymer nanocomposites, (pp. 431-453). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Zhou, C., Du, X., Liu, Z., Mai, Y., Ringer, S. (2010). Multi-holed clay nanotubes and their modification with a polyaniline nanolayer. Journal of Materials Science, 46(2), 446-450. [More Information]
  • Shan, G., Yang, W., Tang, X., Yang, M., Xie, B., Fu, Q., Mai, Y. (2010). Multiple melting behaviour of annealed crystalline polymers. Polymer Testing, 29(2), 273-280. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Li, W., Luo, Y., Xiao, H., Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2010). Novel ultraviolet-opaque, visible-transparent and light-emitting ZnO-QD/silicone composites with tunable luminescence colors. Polymer, 51(12), 2755-2762.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Lim, S., Zhang, Q., Cui, G., Mai, Y. (2010). On Deformation, Toughening and Multi-Functionality of Polymer Nanocomposites. The Seventh Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM7), Taiwan: Industrial Technology Research Institute.
  • Sturm, S., Zhou, S., Mai, Y., Li, Q. (2010). On stiffness of scaffolds for bone tissue engineering - a numerical study. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(9), 1738-1744. [More Information]
  • Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2010). Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites. Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Hameed, N., Guo, Q., Xu, Z., Hanley, T., Mai, Y. (2010). Reactive block copolymer modified thermosets: highly ordered nanostructures and improved properties. Soft Matter, 6(24), 6119-6129. [More Information]
  • Zheng, J., Zhou, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2010). Silica hybrid particles with nanometre polymer shells and their influence on the toughening of polypropylene. Nanoscale, 2(10), 2269-2274.
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y., Zhang, N. (2010). Solution of a crack in an electrostrictive solid. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47(3-4), 444-453. [More Information]
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y., Zhang, N. (2010). Solution of collinear cracks in an electrostrictive solid. Philosophical Magazine (London, 2003), 90(10), 1245-1262.
  • Feng, Q., Yang, J., Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2010). Synthesis of carbon nanotube/epoxy composite films with a high nanotube loading by a mixed-curing-agent assisted layer-by-layer method and their electrical conductivity. Carbon, 48(7), 2057-2062. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Zhang, Q., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2010). Toughening Polypropylene and Its Nanocomposites with Submicrometer Voids. Macromolecules, 43(13), 5734-5739.

2009

  • Yang, Y., Qiu, S., Cui, W., Zhao, Q., Cheng, X., Li, R., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2009). A facile method to fabricate silica-coated carbon nanotubes and silica nanotubes from carbon nanotubes templates. Journal of Materials Science, 44(17), 4539-4545. [More Information]
  • Wong, E., Mai, Y., Woo, M. (2009). Analytical Solution for the Damped-Dynamics of Printed Circuit Board and Applied to Study the Effects of Distorted Half-Sine Support Excitation. IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 32(2), 536-545.
  • Wong, E., Lim, K., Mai, Y. (2009). Analytical Solutions for PCB Assembly Subjected to Mismatched Thermal Expansion. IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 32(3), 602-611.
  • Tian-You, F., Song, H., Mai, Y. (2009). Approximate analytic and numerical study on indentation of cellular/foam film with glass substrate. Acta Physica Sinica (Chinese Physics), 58, S189-S192.
  • Wang, G., Liu, H., Saintier, N., Mai, Y. (2009). Cyclic fatigue of polymer nanocomposites. Engineering Failure Analysis, 16(8), 2635-2645. [More Information]
  • Liu, S., Ying, J., Zhou, X., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2009). Dispersion, thermal and mechanical properties of polypropylene/magnesium hydroxide nanocomposites compatibilized by SEBS-g-MA. Composites Science and Technology, 69(11-12), 1873-1879. [More Information]
  • Seltzer, R., Frontini, P., Mai, Y. (2009). Effect of hygrothermal ageing on morphology and indentation modulus of injection moulded nylon 6/organoclay nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, 69(7-8), 1093-1100. [More Information]
  • Huang, G., Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2009). Effect of Interfacial Cracks on the Effective Properties of Magnetoelectroelastic Composites. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 20, 963-968.
  • Huang, G., Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2009). Effective properties of magnetoelectroelastic materials with aligned ellipsoidal voids. Mechanics Research Communications, 36(5), 563-572.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2009). Electrically conductive and super-tough polyamide-based nanocomposites. Polymer, 50(16), 4112-4121.
  • Melkumyan, A., Mai, Y. (2009). Electroelastic gap waves between dissimilar piezoelectric materials in different classes of symmetry. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46, 3760-3770. [More Information]
  • Zheng, J., Zhou, X., Ying, J., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2009). Enhanced mechanical properties of polypropylene/silica nanocomposites with surface modification of nano-silica via in situ copolymerization of methyl methacrylate and butyl acrylate. Chinese Journal of Polymer Science, 27(5), 685-694.
  • Wang, G., Liu, H., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2009). Evaluation of Methods for Stiffness Predictions of Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 28(13), 1625-1649. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Feng, X., Yu, S. (2009). Fracture mechanics analysis on Smart-Cut® technology. Part 1: Effects of stiffening wafer and defect interaction. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 25(1), 73-81. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Feng, X., Yu, S. (2009). Fracture mechanics analysis on Smart-Cut® technology. Part 2: Effect of bonding flaws. Acta Mechanica Sinica, 25(2), 197-203. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2009). Fracture Properties and Mechanisms of Polyamide/Clay Nanocomposites. In Jozsef Karger-Kocsis, Stoyko Fakirov (Eds.), Nano- and Micro-mechanics of Polymer Blends and Composites, (pp. 377-423). Munich, Germany: Carl Hanser Verlag.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2009). Fundamental aspects and recent progress on wear/scratch damage in polymer nanocomposites. Materials Science and Engineering R-Reports, 63(2), 31-80.
  • Shan, G., Yang, W., Yang, M., Xie, B., Fu, Q., Mai, Y. (2009). Investigation on Tensile Deformation Behavior of Semi-Crystalline Polymers. Journal of Macromolecular Science: Part B - Physics, 48, 799-811.
  • Gu, B., Mai, Y., Ru, C. (2009). Mechanics of microtubules modeled as orthotropic elastic shells with transverse shearing. Acta Mechanica, 207(3-4), 195-209. [More Information]
  • Xu, Z., Hameed, N., Guo, Q., Mai, Y. (2009). Nanostructures and Thermomechanical Properties of Epoxy Thermosets Containing Reactive Diblock Copolymer. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 115(4), 2110-2118. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Mai, Y. (2009). Novel synthesis of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) nanotubes and hollow micro-spheres. Materials Letters, 63(18-19), 1590-1593.
  • Wang, Y., Zhang, S., Mai, Y., Wan, Y., Lim, S., He, F., Huang, Y. (2009). Preparation and Thermo-Mechanical Characterization of Hydroxyapatite / Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposites. Nanotechnology and Precision Engineering, 7(2), 95-101.
  • Zheng, Y., Zhang, H., Chen, Z., Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2009). Roles of grain boundary and dislocations at different deformation stages of nanocrystalline copper under tension. Physics Letters. Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics, 373(5), 570-574.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Cai, G., Song, H. (2009). Roles of graphite oxide, clay and POSS during the combustion of polyamide 6. Polymer, 50(6), 1577-1587.
  • Fu, S., Lauke, B., Mai, Y. (2009). Science and engineering of short fibre reinforced polymer composites. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Zhou, C., Du, X., Liu, Z., Ringer, S., Mai, Y. (2009). Solid phase mechanochemical synthesis of polyaniline branched nanofibers. Synthetic Metals, 159(13), 1302-1307.
  • Wong, E., Mai, Y. (2009). The damped dynamics of printed circuit board and analysis of distorted and deformed half-sine excitation. Microelectronics Reliability, 49(8), 916-923.

2008

  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2008). Accumulation Damage Mode for Ferroelectric Ceramics Subjected to Mode III Fatigue Loading Conditions. International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 17(1), 29-44.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2008). An exact analysis for mode III cracks between two dissimilar magnetoelectroelastic layers. Mechanics of Composite Materials, 44(6), 533-548. [More Information]
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2008). Anomalous electrical conductivity and percolation in carbon nanotube composites. Journal of Materials Science, 43(17), 6012-6015. [More Information]
  • Seltzer, R., Mai, Y. (2008). Depth sensing indentation of linear viscoelastic-plastic solids: A simple method to determine creep compliance. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 75(17), 4852-4862. [More Information]
  • Li, X., Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2008). Effects of a surrounding elastic medium on flexural waves propagating in carbon nanotubes via nonlocal elasticity. Journal of Applied Physics, 103(7), 074309-1-074309-9.
  • Gao, C., Mai, Y., Wang, B. (2008). Effects of magnetic fields on cracks in a soft ferromagnetic material. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 75(17), 4863-4875. [More Information]
  • Fu, S., Feng, X., Lauke, B., Mai, Y. (2008). Effects of particle size, particle/matrix interface adhesion and particle loading on mechanical properties of particulate-polymer composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 39, 933-961. [More Information]
  • Zhang, A., Liu, H., Mouritz, A., Mai, Y. (2008). Experimental study and computer simulation on degradation of z-pin reinforcement under cyclic fatigue. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 39(2), 406-414. [More Information]
  • Ke, Z., Shi, D., Yin, J., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2008). Facile Method of Preparing Supertough Polyamide 6 with Low Rubber Content. Macromolecules, 41(20), 7264-7267.
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Mai, Y. (2008). Facile synthesis of hierarchical polyaniline nanostructures with dendritic nanofibers as scaffolds. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials and Interfaces, 112(50), 19836-19840.
  • Li, Y., Fu, S., Yang, Y., Mai, Y. (2008). Facile synthesis of highly transparent polymer nanocomposites by introduction of core-shell structured nanoparticles. Chemistry of Materials, 20(8), 2637-2643.
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Feng, X., Yu, S. (2008). Fracture mechanics analysis of the effects of temperature and material mismatch on the Smart-Cut® technology. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 75(17), 4996-5006. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y., Feng, X., Yu, S. (2008). Fracture Mechanics Analysis on Smart-Cut® Technology: Effects of Stiffening Wafer and Defect Interaction. Advanced Materials Research, 33-37, 67-72.
  • Mo, M., Lim, S., Mai, Y., Zheng, R., Ringer, S. (2008). In situ Self-Assembly of Thin ZnO Nanoplatelets into Hierarchical Mesocrystal Microtubules with Surface Grafting of Nanorods: A General Strategy towards Hollow Mesocrystal Structures. Advanced Materials, 20, 339-342.
  • Melkumyan, A., Mai, Y. (2008). Influence of imperfect bonding on interface waves guided by piezoelectric/piezomagnetic composites. Philosophical Magazine (London, 2003), 88(23), 2965-2977.
  • Lu, C., Lu, Y., Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2008). Log-normal nanograin-size distributions in nanostructured composites. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 88(11), 829-836.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2008). Modeling surface electrodes on a piezoelectric layer. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 75(2), 021007-1-021007-8.
  • Du, X., Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Ma, J., Mo, M., Meng, Y., Mai, Y. (2008). New method to prepare graphite nanocomposites. Chemistry of Materials, 20(6), 2066-2068.
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2008). Novel Solid-State and Template-Free Synthesis of Branched Polyaniline Nanofibers. Chemistry of Materials, 20, 3806-3808.
  • Du, X., Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Ringer, S., Mai, Y. (2008). Novel surfactant free and solid state polymerization to dendritic polyaniline nanofibers. Advanced Materials Research, 47-50, 638-641.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Kim, J. (2008). Orientation and the extent of exfoliation of clay on scratch damage in polyamide 6 nanocomposites. Nanotechnology, 19, 055708-1-055708-14.
  • Dai, Y., Mai, Y., Ji, X. (2008). Predictions of stiffness and strength of nylon 6/MMT nanocomposites with an improved staggered model. Composites Part B: Engineering, 39, 1062-1068. [More Information]
  • Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2008). Processing-structure-property aspects of particulate- and whisker-reinforced titanium matrix composites. Composites Science and Technology, 68, 583-601. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Mo, M., Zheng, R., Lim, S., Meng, Y., Mai, Y. (2008). Shape-Controlled Synthesis and Assembly of Copper Sulfide Nanoparticles. Crystal Growth and Design, 8(6), 2032-2035.
  • Du, X., Wang, G., Ma, J., Mo, M., Mai, Y. (2008). Silver nanoparticles, cages and flowers growing on carbon nanosheets. Advanced Materials Research, 32, 5-8. [More Information]
  • Mai, Y. (2008). Special Issue on Green Composites. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 27(16-17), 1677-1678.
  • Huang, G., Mai, Y. (2008). Sticky chain model for shear response of red blood cells. Journal of Biomechanics, 41, 2349-2352. [More Information]
  • Huang, G., Mai, Y., Ru, C. (2008). Surface deflection of a microtubule loaded by a concentrated radial force. Nanotechnology, 19, 125101-1-125101-8.
  • Pothan, L., Mai, Y., Thomas, S., Li, R. (2008). Tensile and Flexural Behavior of Sisal Fabric/Polyester Textile Composites Prepared by Resin Transfer Molding Technique. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 27(16-17), 1847-1866.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Yang, M. (2008). The location and extent of exfoliation of clay on the fracture mechanisms in nylon 66-based ternary nanocomposites. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8, 1901-1912.
  • Wang, X., Li, K., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2008). Theoretical analysis of Hertzian contact fracture: Ring crack. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 75(14), 4247-4256. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2008). Wear and scratch damage in polymer nanocomposites. In Friedrich K, Schlarb AK (Eds.), Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites: Friction and Wear of Bulk Materials and Coatings, (pp. 374-399). Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier.

2007

  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Niraula, O. (2007). A horizontal shear surface wave in magnetoelectroelastic materials. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 87(1), 53-58.
  • Wong, E., Mai, Y., Seah, S., Lim, K., Lim, T. (2007). Analytical solutions for interconnect stress in board level drop impact. IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 30(4), 654-664.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Applicability of the crack-face electromagnetic boundary conditions for fracture of magnetoelectroelastic materials. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44(2), 387-398. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Xie, X., Yang, Z., Wang, X., Cui, W., Yang, J., Mai, Y. (2007). Controlled synthesis and novel solution rheology of hyperbranched poly(urea-urethane)-functionalized multiwalled carbon nanotubes. Macromolecules, 40(16), 5858-5867.
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2007). Effect of imput electric field on fatigue degradation on piezoelectric fibre bridging force. Key Engineering Materials, 334-335, 593-596.
  • Yu, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Effects of SEBS-g-MA on tribological behaviour of nylon 66/organoclay nanocomposites. Tribology International, 40, 855-862.
  • Gong, X., Xie, X., Tang, C., Mai, Y. (2007). Enhanced mechanical and wear performance of PS and HIPS composites by surface modification of hydroxyapatite via in situ polymerization and copolymerization. Composite Interfaces, 14(4), 335-350.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Exact and fundamental solution for an anti-plane crack vertical to the boundaries of a magnetoelectroelastic strip. International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 16(1), 77-94.
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Yu, X., Mai, Y. (2007). Experimental study on effect of loading rate on mode I delamination of z-pin reinforced laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 67(7-8), 1294-1301. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Liu, S. (2007). Flame retardancy of highly filled polyamide 6/clay nanocomposites. Nanotechnology, 18(44), 445602-1-445602-10.
  • Lim, S., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Liu, S., Yong, M. (2007). Fracture toughness of nylon 6/organoclay/elastomer nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, 67(14), 2914-2923. [More Information]
  • Li, Y., Mai, Y. (2007). Fracture-mechanical properties of sisal fiber composites. In S Fakirov and D Bhattacharyya (Eds.), Handbook of Egineering Biopolymers: Homopolymers, Blends, and Composites, (pp. 335-377). Munich, Germany: Carl Hanser Verlag.
  • Yang, J., Tian, M., Jia, Q., Shi, J., Zhang, L., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Improved mechanical and functional properties of elastomer/graphite nanocomposites prepared by latex compounding. Acta Materialia, 55(18), 6372-6382. [More Information]
  • Friedrich, K., Hoffmann, J., Evstatiev, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2007). Improvements of stiffness and strength of bio-resorbable bone nails by the MFC-concept. Key Engineering Materials, 334-335, 1181-1184.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Integrated analysis of bone tissue surface structure and properties. Second international conference on mechanics of biomaterials & tissues, USA: Elsevier.
  • Zhou, X., Xie, X., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Intercalated structure of polypropylene/in situ polymerization-modified talc composites via melt compounding. Polymer, 48(12), 3555-3564.
  • Lu, Y., Li, Z., Yu, Z., Tian, M., Zhang, L., Mai, Y. (2007). Microstructure and properties of highly filled rubber/clay nanocomposites prepared by melt blending. Composites Science and Technology, 67(14), 2903-2913. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Multiple surface cracks in a piezoelectric layer bonded to an elastic substrate under transient electromechanical loads. Mechanics of Materials, 39(6), 564-579.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Tam, P., Shen, Y. (2007). Nanoindentation-induced elastic-plastic transition and size effect in alpha-Al2O3(0001). Philosophical Magazine Letters, 87(6), 409-415.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Nanoscratching of nylon 66-based ternary nanocomposites. Acta Materialia, 55(2), 635-646. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). On thermal shock behavior of functionally graded materials. Journal of Thermal Stresses, 30(6), 523-558.
  • Friedrich, K., Klein, P., Theiler, G., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2007). PEEK- and PTFE-based composites for tribological applications in a range between liquid helium and room temperature. Key Engineering Materials, 334-335, 597-600.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2007). Permeability modelling of polymer-layered silicate nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, 67(14), 2895-2902. [More Information]
  • Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2007). Polymer-clay nanocomposites - a review of mechanical and physical properties. In SG Advani (Eds.), Processing and Properties of Nanocomposites, (pp. 307-358). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Self-consistent analysis of coupled magnetoelectroelastic fracture - theoretical investigation and finite element verification. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 196(13-16), 2044-2054. [More Information]
  • Lim, S., Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Some issues on toughening, fire retardancy and wear/scratch damage in polyamide-based nanocomposites. Fifth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2007), Brisbane, Australia: Engineers Australia.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2007). Strength, stiffness and toughness of hierarchical biological materials-a-fracture mechanics study. Second international conference on mechanics of biomaterials & tissues, USA: Elsevier.
  • Yang, Y., Wang, X., Liu, L., Xie, X., Yang, Z., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2007). Structure and photoresponsive behaviors of multiwalled carbon nanotubes grafted by polyurethanes containing azobenzene side chains. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials and Interfaces, 111(30), 11231-11239.
  • Xie, X., Yu, Z., Zhang, Q., Zheng, G., Mai, Y. (2007). Synergistic effect of SEBS-g-MA and epoxy on toughening of polyamide 6/glass fiber composites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 45(12), 1448-1458. [More Information]
  • Wood, M., Sun, X., Tong, L., Katzos, A., Rispler, A., Mai, Y. (2007). The effect of stitch distribution on Mode I delamination toughness of stitched laminated composites - experimental results and FEA simulation. Composites Science and Technology, 67(6), 1058-1072. [More Information]
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2007). The Origin of Superhardness in Nanocomposite Coatings: Analysis of Nanoindentation and Scratch Tests. IUTAM Symposium on Mechanical Behavior and Micro-Mechanics of Nanostructured Materials, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • de Kruijf, N., Zhou, S., Li, Q., Mai, Y. (2007). Topological design of structures and composite materials with multiobjectives. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44(22-23), 7092-7109. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Toughening, thermal stability, flame retardancy, and scratch-wear resistance of polymer-clay nanocomposites. Australian Journal of Chemistry: an international journal for chemical science, 60(7), 469-518.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2007). Transcrystalline regions in the vicinity of nanofillers in polyamide-6. Macromolecules, 40(1), 123-130.

2006

  • Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Jeffrey, R. (2006). A micromechanics-based Cosserat-type model for dense particulate solids. Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Physik, 57(4), 682-707.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2006). A periodic array of cracks in functionally graded materials subjected to transient loading. International Journal of Engineering Science, 44(5-6), 351-364. [More Information]
  • Fu, S., Pan, Q., Huang, C., Yang, G., Liu, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2006). A preliminary study on cryogenic mechanical properties of epoxy blend matrices and SiO2/epoxy nanocomposites. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 211-216.
  • Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2006). A simple damage-accumulation model for constraint effects on ductile fracture. International Journal of Fracture, 141(1-2), 135-145. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2006). A theoretical model on piezoelectric fibre pullout with electric input. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 73(14), 2053-2066. [More Information]
  • Wong, E., Koh, S., Lee, K., Lim, K., Lim, T., Mai, Y. (2006). Advances in vapor pressure modeling for electronic packaging. IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, 29(4), 751-759.
  • Xu, J., Li, R., Meng, Y., Mai, Y. (2006). Biodegradable poly(propylene carbonate)/montmorillonite nanocomposites prepared by direct melt intercalation. Materials Research Bulletin, 41(2), 244-252.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2006). Closed-form solution for an antiplane interface crack between two dissimilar magnetoelectroelastic layers. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 73(2), 281-290.
  • Jeong, S., Shum, P., Shen, Y., Li, K., Mai, Y., Lee, H. (2006). Determination of effective nano-indentation range for hard (Ti,Al)N thin film. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 45(8A), 6411-6416.
  • Fu, S., Lauke, B., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2006). Effects of PA6,6/PP ratio on the mechanical properties of short glass fiber reinforced and rubber-toughened polyamide 6,6/polypropylene blends. Composites Part B: Engineering, 37(2-3), 182-190. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Han, J., Mai, Y. (2006). Exact solution for mode III cracks in a magnetoelectroelastic layer. International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, 24(1-2), 33-44.
  • Du, X., Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Ma, J., Meng, Y., Mai, Y. (2006). Facile Synthesis and Assembly of Cu2S Nanodisks to Corncoblike Nanostructures. Chemistry of Materials, 18(22), 5156-5158.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Bai, Y. (2006). Fractal and scaling phenomena on fracture at micro-scales. IUTAM Symposium on Size Effects on Material and Structural Behavior at Micron- and Nano-Scales, The Netherlands: Springer. [More Information]
  • Yi, L., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2006). Fracture properties and characteristics of sisal textile reinforced epoxy composites. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 167-172.
  • Zheng, Y., Lu, C., Mai, Y., Zhang, H., Chen, Z. (2006). Grain growth as a stochastic and curvature-driven process. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 86(12), 787-794.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2006). Indentation size effect on hardness of nanostructured thin films. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 363-368.
  • Li, Y., Mai, Y. (2006). Interfacial characteristics of sisal fiber and polymeric matrices. Journal of Adhesion, 82(5), 527-554.
  • Yu, X., Cartwright, B., McGuckin, D., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2006). Intra-ply shear locking in finite element analyses of woven fabric forming processes. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 37(5), 790-803. [More Information]
  • Qi, B., Zhang, Q., Bannister, M., Mai, Y. (2006). Investigation of the mechanical properties of DGEBA-based epoxy resin with nanoclay additives. Composite Structures, 75(1-4), 514-519. [More Information]
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Yang, M., Zhang, Q., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2006). Micro- and nano-scale deformation behaviour of nylon 66-based binary and ternary nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, 66(16), 3097-3114. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Han, J., Mai, Y. (2006). Mode III fracture of a magnetoelectroelastic layer: exact solution and discussion of the crack face electromagnetic boundary conditions. International Journal of Fracture, 139(1), 27-38. [More Information]
  • Zheng, Y., Lu, C., Mai, Y., Zhang, H., Chen, Z. (2006). Model-based simulation of normal grain growth in a two-phase nanostructured system. Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 7(8), 812-818.
  • Zheng, Y., Lu, C., Mai, Y., Gu, Y., Zhang, H., Chen, Z. (2006). Monte Carlo simulation of grain growth in two-phase nanocrystalline materials. Applied Physics Letters, 88(14), 144103-1-144103-3.
  • Shen, Y., Liu, Z., Lu, Y., Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2006). Monte Carlo simulation of microstructure and grain growth in nc-Ti(N, B)/a-(TiB2, BN) nanocomposite films. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 357-362.
  • Yang, Y., Xie, X., Wu, J., Yang, Z., Wang, X., Mai, Y. (2006). Multiwalled carbon nanotubes functionalized by hyperbranched poly(urea-urethane)s by a one-pot polycondensation. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 27(19), 1695-1701. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2006). Near-tip fields for penny-shaped cracks in magnetoelectroelastic media. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 41-46.
  • Wong, E., Mai, Y. (2006). New insights into board level drop impact. Microelectronics Reliability, 46(5-6), 930-938.
  • Yan, C., Ma, W., Burg, V., Mai, Y., Geers, M. (2006). Notch effects in tensile behavior of AM60 magnesium alloys. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 59-64.
  • Zhang, X., Liu, Q., Mai, Y. (2006). Numerical study on void growth in rate and temperature dependent solids. International Journal of Fracture, 142(1-2), 119-136. [More Information]
  • Yang, J., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Yan, W. (2006). Observation of dislocation microstructures and simulation of stress field during fatigue crack initiation in a copper single crystal. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 71-76.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2006). Periodic antiplane cracks in graded coatings under static or transient loading. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 73(1), 134-142.
  • Mai, Y., Yu, Z. (2006). Polymer Nanocomposites. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Li, Y., Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2006). Preparation and characterization of transparent ZnO/epoxy nanocomposites with high-UV shielding efficiency. Polymer, 47(6), 2127-2132.
  • Kuan, H., Wu, C., Chen, C., Yu, Z., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2006). Preparation of exfoliated zirconium phosphate/nafion organic-inorganic hybrid proton exchange membranes. Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, 9(2), A76-A79.
  • Zhou, X., Xie, X., Zeng, F., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2006). Properties of polypropylene/carbon nanotube composites compatibilized by maleic anhydride grafted SEBS. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 223-228.
  • Dai, Y., Ji, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2006). Re-evaluation of fragmentation test based on the stress singularity of interface end. Composite Interfaces, 13(1), 67-88.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2006). Recent advances on understanding the origin of superhardness in nanocomposite coatings: A critical review. Journal of Materials Science, 41(3), 937-950.
  • Dasari, A., Lim, S., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2006). Some Issues on Structure-Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites. 2006 International Conference On Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Dai, Y., Ji, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2006). Specimen design for IFSS measurement in fiber pullout test. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 149-154.
  • He, L., Wu, Z., Chen, Z., Mai, Y. (2006). Study of hydroxyapatite/Al2O3 (anodic) biocomposite coating on titanium with a novel multi-step method. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 257-262.
  • Yang, Y., Xie, X., Wu, J., Mai, Y. (2006). Synthesis and self-assembly of polystyrene-grafted multiwalled carbon nanotubes with a hairy-rod nanostructure. Journal of Polymer Science. Part A, Polymer Chemistry, 44(12), 3869-3881.
  • Dai, Y., Ji, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2006). The reliability of fragmentation test. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 155-160.
  • Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2006). Theoretical consideration on the fracture of shape memory alloys. In W. Yang (Eds.), Mechanics and Reliability of Actuating Materials: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Beijing, China, 1-3 September, 2004, (pp. 217-226). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Zhang, X., Lim, C., Mai, Y., Shi, Y. (2006). Thermal fatigue and creep fracture behaviors of a nanocomposite solder in microelectronic/optoelectronic packaging. Key Engineering Materials, 312, 237-242.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2006). Time-dependent piezoelectric fracture behavior of conducting cracks and electrodes. International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 11(1), 179-194.
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2006). Z-pin bridging in composite laminates and some related problems. Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 3(1), 11-20.

2005

  • Chen, Z., Shen, L., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2005). A bifurcation-based decohesion model for simulating the transition from localization to decohesion with the MPM. Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Physik, 56(5), 908-930.
  • Ma, J., Yu, Z., Kuan, H., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2005). A new strategy to exfoliate silicone rubber/clay nanocomposites. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 26(10), 830-833. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2005). A periodic array of cracks in functional graded materials subjected to thermo-mechanical loading. International Journal of Engineering Science, 43(5-6), 432-446. [More Information]
  • Lu, J., Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2005). A preliminary study on damage wave in elastic-brittle materials. International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 14(2), 127-147.
  • Zhang, X., Wang, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2005). A study of the crack wake closure/opening behaviour of short fatigue cracks and its influence on crack growth. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 406, 195-204.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Xie, H. (2005). A sudden drop of fractal dimension: a likely precursor of catastrophic failure in disordered media. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 85(1), 33-40.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2005). An electrode analysis for multilayer ceramic actuators. Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 121(1), 203-212.
  • Wong, E., Mai, Y., Seah, S. (2005). Board level drop impact - Fundamental and parametric analysis. Journal of Electronic Packaging, 127(4), 496-502.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y., Hu, G., Varlet, J. (2005). Clay exfoliation and organic modification on wear of nylon 6 nanocomposites processed by different routes. Composites Science and Technology, 65(15-16), 2314-2328. [More Information]
  • Yu, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wright, S., McGuckin, D., Paton, R. (2005). Composite forming simulations: From fundamental research to industrial application. SAMPE 2005 Long Beach Conference, Long Beach, CA, United States: Soc. for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, Covina, CA 91724-3748, United States.
  • Xie, X., Mai, Y., Zhou, X. (2005). Dispersion and alignment of carbon nanotubes in polymer matrix: A review. Materials Science and Engineering R-Reports, 49(4), 89-112.
  • Dasari, A., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2005). Effect of blending sequence on microstructure of ternary nanocomposites. Polymer, 46(16), 5986-5991.
  • Yan, L., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2005). Effects of fibre surface treatment on fracture-mechanical properties of sisal-fibre composites. Composite Interfaces, 12(1-2), 141-163.
  • Liang, Y., Ma, J., Lu, Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, L., Mai, Y. (2005). Effects of heat and pressure on intercalation structures of isobutylene-isoprene rubber/clay nanocomposites. I. Prepared by melt blending. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 43(19), 2653-2664. [More Information]
  • Yang, J., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Jia, W., Ke, W. (2005). Environmental effects on deformation mechanism and dislocation microstructure in fatigued copper single crystal. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 396(1-2), 403-408.
  • Yu, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wright, S., McGuckin, D., Paton, R. (2005). Finite element simulations of double-diaphragm forming process: comparison with experimental trials. European Finite Element Revue (Revue Europeenne de Mecanique Numerique, 14, 633-651.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Bai, B. (2005). Fractals and scaling in fracture induced by microcrack coalescence. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 85(2), 67-75.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2005). Functionally graded materials under severe thermal environments. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 88(3), 683-690.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y. (2005). Influence of aspect ratio on barrier properties of polymer-clay nanocomposites. Physical Review Letters, 95(8), 016306-5-088303-4.
  • Zhou, X., Guo, Z., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2005). Liquid crystallinity and thermal behaviors of thermotropic copolyester/fully exfoliated layered silicate nanocomposites. Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 21(6), 104-106.
  • Sun, X., Liu, H., Yan, W., Tong, L., Mai, Y. (2005). Modelling composite reinforcement by stitching and z-pinning. In C Soutis, Shefield University & P.W.R. Beaumont, Cambridge University, UK (Eds.), Mutli-scale modelling of composite material systems: The art of predictive damage modelling, (pp. 319-355). Cambridge, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Fu, S., Lauke, B., Zhang, Y., Mai, Y. (2005). On the post-mortem fracture surface morphology of short fiber reinforced thermoplastics. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 36(7), 987-994.
  • Lu, C., Mai, Y., Shen, Y. (2005). Optimum information in crackling noise. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 72, 27101-1-27101-4.
  • Yang, J., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Jia, W., Li, S., Ke, W. (2005). Saturation dislocation microstructures of double-slip-oriented copper single crystal during the corrosion fatigue in a 0.5 mol/L NaC1 aqueous solution. Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 21(3), 343-346.
  • Yang, J., Mai, Y., Zhang, X., Li, Y. (2005). Simulation of internal stresses near the surface and fatigue crack nucleation for a copper single crystal in cyclic deformation saturation stage. Acta Metallurgica Sinica (Jinshu Xuebao), 41(1), 9-14.
  • Yu, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2005). Spurious wrinkles in forming simulations of woven fabric. International Journal of Forming Processes, 8, 141-155.
  • Wong, E., Rajoo, R., Lim, T., Mai, Y. (2005). Swelling and Time-Dependent Subcritical Debonding of Underfill During Temperature - Humidity Aging of Flip Chip Packages. IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, 28(4), 862-868.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Yan, L., Mai, Y., Lu, L., Lai, M. (2005). Synthesis and Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Mg-Al-Nd Alloys. Advanced Materials Research, 9, 93-100.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Yan, L., Mai, Y., Lu, L., Lai, M. (2005). Synthesis and Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Mg-Al-Nd Alloys. In Zhang T Y; Kim J K (Eds.), Macro-, Meso-, Micro- and Nano-Mechanics of Materials, (pp. 93-100). Zurich: Trans Tech Publications.
  • LeBlanc, M., Mai, Y., Zhou, Z., Shen, Y., Li, K. (2005). Synthesis and Microstructure of Superhard TiN/SiNx Mutlilayer thin films. Acta Metallurgica Sinica (English Letters), 18(3), 242-248.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2005). Transient one-dimensional heat conduction problems solved by finite element. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 47(2), 303-317. [More Information]
  • Yu, Z., Hu, G., Varlet, J., Dasari, A., Mai, Y. (2005). Water-assisted melt compounding of nylon-6/pristine montmorillonite nanocomposites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 43(9), 1100-1112. [More Information]
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2005). Z-pin bridging in composite laminates and related problems. Fourth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics 2005, Melbourne: Institute of Materials Engineering Australasia.

2004

  • Ma, J., Xiang, P., Mai, Y., Zhang, L. (2004). A Novel Approach To High Performance Elastomer By Using Clay. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 25(19), 1692-1696.
  • Ma, J., Yu, Z., Zhang, Q., Xie, X., Mai, Y., Luck, I. (2004). A Novel Method For Preparation Of Disorderly Exfoliated Epoxy/Clay Nanocomposite. Chemistry of Materials, 16(5), 757-759.
  • Zhang, X., Shi, Y., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). A Tin-Based Composite Solder Reinforced By Nano-Sized Particulates And Its Soldering Ability. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Nguyen, N., Mai, Y., Simpson, S., Ohta, A. (2004). Analytical Approximate Solution For Double Ellipsoidal Heat Source In Finite Thick Plate. Welding Journal, 83(3), 82S-93S.
  • Zhang, X., Galea, S., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Characterization Of The Effects Of Applied Electric Fields On Fracture Toughness And Cyclic Electric Field Induced Fatigue Crack Growth For Piezoceramic Pic 151. Smart Materials and Structures, 13(1), N9-N16.
  • Zhang, Q., Yu, Z., Xie, X., Mai, Y. (2004). Crystallization And Impact Energy Of Polypropylene/Caco3 Nanocomposites With Nonionic Modifier. Polymer, 45(17), 5985-5994.
  • Tjong, S., Wang, G., Geng, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Cyclic Deformation Behavior Of In Situ Aluminum-Matrix Composites Of The System Al-Al₃Ti-TiB₂-Al₂O₃. Composites Science and Technology, 64(13-14), 1971-1980.
  • Ip, K., Mai, Y. (2004). Delamination Detection In Smart Composite Beams Using Lamb Waves. Smart Materials and Structures, 13(3), 544-551.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Effect Of Constraint On Tensile Behavior Of An Az91 Magnesium Alloy. Materials Letters, 58(25), 3219-3221.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Effect Of Constraint On The Tensile Behavior Of An AZ91 Magnesium Alloy. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture - SIF 2004, Brisbane, Australia: Australian Fracture Group.
  • Sun, X., Tong, L., Wood, M., Mai, Y. (2004). Effect Of Stitch Distribution On Mode I Delamination Toughness Of Laminated Dcb Specimens. Composites Science and Technology, 64(7-8), 967-981. [More Information]
  • He, L., Mai, Y., Chen, Z. (2004). Effects Of Anodization Voltage On Cap/Al203-Ti Nanometre Biocomposites. Nanotechnology, 15(11), 1465-1471.
  • Zhang, X., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2004). Effects Of Fibre Debonding And Sliding On The Fracture Behaviour Of Fibre-Reinforced Composites. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 35(11), 1313-1323. [More Information]
  • Fan, T., Mai, Y. (2004). Elasticity theory, fracture mechanics, and some relevant thermal properties of quasi-crystalline materials. Applied Mechanics Reviews: an assessment of world literature in engineering sciences, 57(5), 325-343.
  • Xie, X., Tang, C., Zhou, X., Li, R., Yu, Z., Zhang, Q., Mai, Y. (2004). Enhanced interfacial adhesion between PPO and glass beads in composites by surface modification of glass beads via in situ polymerization and copolymerization. Chemistry of Materials, 16(1), 133-138.
  • Dai, S., Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2004). Experimental Study On Z-Pin Bridging Law By Pullout Test. Composites Science and Technology, 64(16), 2451-2457. [More Information]
  • He, L., Mai, Y., Chen, Z. (2004). Fabrication And Characterization Of Nanometer Cap(Aggregate)/Al2O3 Composite Coating On Titanium. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 367(1-2), 51-56.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Noda,, N. (2004). Fracture Mechanics Analysis Models For Functionally Graded Materials With Arbitrarily Distributed Properties (Modes Ii And Iii Problems). International Journal of Fracture, 126(4), 307-320.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2004). Fracture Of Piezoelectromagnetic Materials. Mechanics Research Communications, 31(1), 65-73.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2004). Impermeable Crack And Permeable Crack Assumptions, Which One Is More Realistic? Journal of Applied Mechanics, 71(4), 575-578.
  • Ji, X., Dai, Y., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Interface End Theory and Fragmentation Test. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Yu, Z., Yan, C., Yang, M., Mai, Y. (2004). Mechanical And Dynamic Mechanical Properties Of Nylon 66/Montmorillonite Nanocomposites Fabricated By Melt Compounding. Polymer International, 53(8), 1093-1098. [More Information]
  • Zhu, S., Chan, C., Mai, Y. (2004). Micrornechanical Properties On The Surface Of Pvc/Sbr Blends Spatially Resolved By A Nanoindentation Technique. Polymer Engineering and Science, 44(3), 609-614.
  • Choupani, N., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Mixed-Mode Fracture Of A CF/PEI Composite Material. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2004). Mode Ii Delamination Toughness Of Z-Pinned Laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 64(13-14), 1937-1945. [More Information]
  • Liu, Z., Zhang, C., Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2004). Monte Carlo Simulation Of Nanocrystalline Tin/Amorphous Sinx Composite Films. Journal of Applied Physics, 95(2), 758-760.
  • Jiang, N., Shen, Y., Mai, Y., Chan, T., Tung, S. (2004). Nanocomposite Ti-Si-N Films Deposited By Reactive Unbalanced Magnetron Sputtering At Room Temperature. Materials Science and Engineering B: Advanced Functional Solid-state Materials, 106(2), 163-171.
  • Choi, J., Kim, H., Lim, J., Mai, Y. (2004). Numerical analysis of adhesive thickness effect on fracture toughness in adhesive-bonded joints. Key Engineering Materials, 270-273(II), 1200-1205.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y. (2004). On Fast Fracture In An Elastic-(Plastic)-Viscoplastic Solid Part II - The Motion Of Crack. International Journal of Fracture, 129(2), 177-195.
  • Yu, Z., Yan, C., Dasari, A., Dai, S., Mai, Y., Yang, M. (2004). On Toughness And Stiffness Of Poly(Butylene Terephthalate) With Epoxide-Containing Elastomer By Reactive Extrusion. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 289(8), 763-770. [More Information]
  • Li, Y., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2004). Permeability Of Sisal Textile Reinforced Composites By Resin Transfer Molding. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Guo, R., Mai, Y., Fan, T., Liu, G., Maier, M. (2004). Plane Stress Crack Growing Steadily In Metal Foams. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 381(1-2), 292-298.
  • Fan, T., Trebin, H., Messerschmidt, U., Mai, Y. (2004). Plastic Flow Coupled With A Crack In Some One- And Two-Dimensional Quasicrystals. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 16(29), 5229-5240.
  • Fasce, L., Frontini, P., Wong, S., Mai, Y. (2004). Polypropylene Modified With Elastomeric Metallocene-Catalyzed Polyolefin Blends: Fracture Behavior And Development Of Damage Mechanisms. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 42(6), 1075-1089.
  • Ye, L., Mai, Y., Su, Z. (2004). Proceedings Edited: The 4Th Asian-Australasian Conference On Composite Materials (ACCM 4). Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Xie, X., Liu, Q., Li, R., Zhou, X., Zhang, Q., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2004). Rheological And Mechanical Properties Of Pvc/Caco3 Nanocomposites Prepared By In Situ Polymerization. Polymer, 45(19), 6665-6673.
  • Wong, J., Sue, H., Zeng, K., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2004). Scratch Damage Of Polymers In Nanoscale. Acta Materialia, 52(2), 431-443.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2004). Strength Evaluation Of Piezoelectric Ceramics Under Transient Thermal Environments. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 87(5), 929-936.
  • Dai, Y., Ji, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Stress Singularity Analysis Of Interface End And Speciment Design For Fiber Pullout Test. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Xie, X., Li, R., Liu, Q., Mai, Y. (2004). Structure-Property Relationships Of In-Situ Pmma Modified Nano-Sized Antimony Trioxide Filled Poly(Vinyl Chloride) Nanocomposites. Polymer, 45(8), 2793-2802.
  • Smith, C., Johnstone, B., Lu, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Study On Re-Pull Force In Pultrusion Processes - I. Experimental Observations. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Lu, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Smith, C., Johnstone, B. (2004). Study On Re-Pull Force In Pultrusion Processes - II. Theoretical Analysis. Composites Technologies for 2020 Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4), Chippenham, Wilts, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.
  • Duan, K., HU, X., Mai, Y. (2004). Substrate Constraint And Adhesive Thickness Effects On Fracture Toughness Of Adhesive Joints. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 18(1), 39-53.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2004). Surface Fracture Of A Semi-Infinite Piezoelectric Medium Under Transient Thermal Loading (Poling Axis Parallel To The Edge Of The Medium). Mechanics of Materials, 36(3), 215-223.
  • Lu, M., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2004). Thermal De-Consolidation Of Thermoplastic Matrix Composites - Ii. 'Migration' Of Voids And 'Re-Consolidation'. Composites Science and Technology, 64(2), 191-202.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2004). Thermal Shock Resistance Of Functionally Graded Materials. Acta Materialia, 52(17), 4961-4972. [More Information]
  • Yu, Z., Yang, M., Dai, S., Mai, Y. (2004). Toughening Of Recycled Poly(Ethylene Terephthalate) With A Maleic Anhydride Grafted Sebs Triblock Copolymer. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 93(3), 1462-1472. [More Information]

2003

  • Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Jeffrey, R. (2003). A cohesive plastic and damage zone model for dynamic crack growth in rate-dependent materials. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 40, 5819-5837.
  • Feng, X., Mai, Y., Qin, Q. (2003). A micromechanical model for interpenetrating mutilphase composites. Computational Materials Science, 28(3-4), 486-493.
  • Ma, J., Xu, J., Ren, J., Yu, Z., Mai, Y. (2003). A new approach to polymer/montmorillonite nanocomposites. Polymer, 44(16), 4619-4624.
  • Fung, K., Xing, X., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2003). An investigation on the processing of sisal fibre reinforced polypropylene composites. Composites Science and Technology, 63(9), 1255-1258.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Sun, Y. (2003). Anti-plane fracture of a functionally graded material strip. European Journal Of Mechanics A-Solids, 22(3), 357-368.
  • Zhang, X., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2003). Asymptotic fields for dynamic crack growth in non-associative pressure sensitive materials. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 40(3), 649-670.
  • Chen, R., Haung, Z., Mai, Y. (2003). Constitutive relation of particulate-reinforced viscoelastic composite materials with debonded microvoids. Acta Materialia, 51(12), 3375-3384.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). Crack tip field in piezoelectric/piezomagnetic media. European Journal Of Mechanics A-Solids, 22(4), 591-602.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). Cracking of electromagnetic elastic solids. Key Engineering Materials, 251-252(2003), 303-310.
  • Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2003). Crystallization-induced stress in reactively sputter-deposited molybdenum nitride thin films. Philosophical Magazine Letters, 83(2), 125-133.
  • Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2003). Delamination fracture mechanics of composite laminates with through-thickness pinning. Strength Fracture and Comlpexity: An International Journal, 1(3), 139-146.
  • Yu, Z., Yang, M., Zhang, Q., Mai, Y., Zhao, C. (2003). Dispersion and Distribution of Organically Modified Montmorillonite in Nylon-66 Matrix. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 41(11), 1234-1243. [More Information]
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Drop weight impact and work of fracture of short glass fiber reinforced polypropylene composites toughened with elastomer. Polymer Composites, 24(3), 437-447.
  • Ching, E., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Essential Work of Fracture (EWF) Analysis for Short Glass Fiber Reinforced and Rubber Toughened Nylon-6. Polymer Engineering and Science, 43(3), 558-569.
  • Yan, C., Yan, L., Ye, L., Lu, L., Lai, M., Mai, Y. (2003). Fabrication and Microstructure of Mechanically Alloyed Mg-Al-Nd Alloys. Materials Science Forum, 437-438, 113-116.
  • Wong, S., Mai, Y., Chen, X. (2003). Fracture behavior of polymer blends. In Simon (Eds.), Polymer Characterization Techniques and Their Application to Blends, (pp. 191-234). NY: American Chemical Society.
  • Tsoi, K., Stalmans, R., Schrooten, J., Wevers, M., Mai, Y. (2003). Impact damage behaviour of shape memory alloy composites. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 342(1-2), 207-215.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Impact fracture toughness of short glass fiber-reinforced polyamide 6, 6 hybrid composites containing elastomer particles using essential work of fracture concept. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 347(1-2), 338-345.
  • Lu, D., Mai, Y., Li, R., Ye, L. (2003). Impact Strength and Crystallization Behavior of Nano-SiOx/Poly (phenylene sulfide) (PPS) Composites with Heat-treated PPS. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 288(9), 693-698.
  • Fu, T., He, L., Han, Y., Xu, K., Mai, Y. (2003). Induction of bonelike apatite on carbon-carbon composite by sodium silicate. Materials Letters, 57(22-23), 3500-3503.
  • Ji, X., Dai, Y., Zheng, B., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Interface end theory and re-evaluation in interfacial strength test methods. Composite Interfaces, 10(6), 567-580.
  • Yang, M., Wang, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2003). Low density polyethylene-polypropylene blends. Part 1-Ductility and tensile properties. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 32(1), 21-26.
  • Yang, M., Wang, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2003). Low density polyethylene-polypropylene blends. Part 2- Strengthening and toughening with copolymer. Plastics Rubber And Composites, 32(1), 27-32.
  • Tjong, S., Wang, G., Mai, Y. (2003). Low-cycle fatigue behaviour of Al-based composites containing in situ TiB2, Al2O3 and Al3Ti reinforcements. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 358(1-2), 99-106.
  • Yu, X., Zhang, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Modelling and finite element treatment of intra-ply shearing of woven fabric. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 138(1-3), 47-52.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2003). Morphology and mechanical properties of reconstituted wood board waste-polyethylene composites. Composite Interfaces, 10(2-3), 319-341.
  • Zhang, Q., Yu, Z., Yang, M., Ma, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Multiple Melting and Crystallization of Nylon-66/Montmorillonite Nanocomposites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 41(22), 2861-2869. [More Information]
  • Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2003). Numerical study on the mode I delamination toughness of z-pinned laminates. Composites Science and Technology, 63(10), 1481-1493.
  • Wong, J., Ferrer-Balas, D., Li, R., Mai, Y., Maspoch, M., Sue, H. (2003). On tearing of ductile polymer films using the essential work of fracture (EWF) method. Acta Materialia, 51(16), 4929-4938.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). On the electrical boundary conditions on the crack surfaces in piezoelectric ceramics. International Journal of Engineering Science, 41(6), 633-652.
  • Mai, Y., Yu, Z., Xie, X., Zhang, Q., Ma, J. (2003). Polymer Nanocomposites and Their Applications. Hong Kong Institution of Engineers transactions, 10(4), 67-73.
  • Ma, J., Su, W., Zhang, Y., Hu, T., Liu, H., Li, B., Shi, L., Xu, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Polysilsesquioxane Nanosheets Synthesized in Confined Environment. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 24(11), 676-680. [More Information]
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Process-Structure-Property Relationship in Ternary Short-Glass-Fiber/Elastomer/Polypropylene composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88, 1384-1392.
  • Su, Z., Ye, L., Bu, X., Wang, X., Mai, Y. (2003). Quantitative assessment of damage in a structural beam based on wave propagation by impact excitation. Structural Health Monitoring: an international journal, 2(1), 27-40.
  • Zhang, X., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2003). Rate-dependent bridging law and its application to dynamic crack growth in brittle-matrix composite materials. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 34(11), 1053-1063.
  • Chen, Z., Atwood, J., Mai, Y. (2003). Rate-Dependent Transition From Thermal Softening to Hardening in Elastomers. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 70, 611-612.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Sun, Y. (2003). Surface cracking of a piezoelectric strip bonded to an elastic substrate (mode I crack problem). Archive of Applied Mechanics, 73(5-6), 434-447. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Zhang, X., Han, J. (2003). Surface cracking of functionally graded materials with arbitrarily distributed properties, in Functionally Graded Materials VII. Materials Science Forum, 423-4(2003), 635-640.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Tensile deformation mechanism of polyamide 6,6/SEBS-g-MA blend and its hybrid composites reinforced with short glass fibers. Journal of Materials Science, 38(2), 207-215.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2003). Tensile Deformation Mechanisms of polypropylene/Elastomer Blends Reinforced with Short Glass Fiber. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 87, 441-451.
  • Luna, P., Bernal, C., Cisilino, A., Frontini, P., Cotterell, B., Mai, Y. (2003). The application of the essential work of fracture methodology to the plane strain fracture of ABS 3-point bend specimens. Polymer, 44(4), 1145-1150.
  • Fan, T., Mai, Y. (2003). The partition function and state equation of the point group 12mm two-dimensional dodecagonal quasicrystal. European Physical Journal B. Condensed Matter and Complex Systems, 31(1), 25-27.
  • Liu, H., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2003). Theoretical model of piezoelectric fibre pull-out. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 40(20), 5511-5519.
  • Yan, W., Wang, C., Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2003). Theoretical modeling of the effect of plasticity on reverse transformation in superelastic shape memory alloys. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 354(1-2), 146-157.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2003). Thermal conductivity of misaligned short-fiber-reinforced polymer composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88(6), 1497-1505. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2003). Thermal shock fracture of piezoelectric materials. Philosophical Magazine (London, 2003), 83(5), 631-657.

2002

  • Su, Z., Ye, L., Bu, X., Mai, Y., Wang, X. (2002). A damage identification approach based on stress wave propagation. the Third Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2002). A piezoelectric material strip with a crack perpendicular to its boundary surfaces. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 39(17), 4501-4524.
  • Liu, Z., Jiang, N., Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). Atomic force microscopy study of surface roughening of sputter-deposited TiN thin films. Journal of Applied Physics, 92(7), 3559-3563.
  • Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2002). BEM for crack-hole problems in thermopiezoelectric materials. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(5), 577-588.
  • Afaghi-Khatibi, A., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterisation of fibre/matrix interfacial degradation under cyclic fatigue loading using dynamic mechanical analysis. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 33(11), 1585-1592.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C. (2002). Characterization of the opening/closure behaviour of short fatigue cracks under cyclic loading and its influence on crack growth. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Zhang, X., Wang, C., Chen, W., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterization of the propagation behaviour of short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16. The 7th Liege Conference, Julich, Germany: Forschungszentrum Jülich.
  • Wong, S., Sui, G., Yue, C., Mai, Y. (2002). Characterizationa of microstructures and toughening behavior of fiber-containing toughened nylon 6,6. Journal of Materials Science, 37(13), 2659-2667.
  • Mai, Y. (2002). Cohesive zone and crack-resistance (R)-curve of cementitious materials and their fibre-reinforced composites. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(2), 219-234.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2002). Combined effect of fiber content and microstructure on the fracture toughness of SGF and SCF reinforced polypropylene composites. Journal of Materials Science, 37(14), 3067-3074.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Ching, E., Li, R. (2002). Correction of the measurement of fiber length of short fiber reinforced thermoplastics. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 33(11), 1549-1555.
  • Mai, Y., Wang, M., Wu, J., Chen, C. (2002). Crystal structure and mechanical properties of PP-based composites with nano-scale inorganic fillers. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Yan, W., Wang, C., Zhang, X., Mai, Y. (2002). Effect of transformation volume contraction on the toughness of superelastic shape memory alloys. Smart Materials and Structures, 11(6), 947-955.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2002). Elastic-plastic-creep analysis of PBGA electronic package solder joints. The Fifth International IEEE Symposium on High Density Packaging and Component Failure Analysis in Electronics manufacturing (HDP2002), Beijing, China: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Yan, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Jiang, F., Kang, W., Zhao, K., Sun, J. (2002). Experimental investigation on fatigue crack growth normal to a bimaterial interface. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Yan, W., Liu, H., Mai, Y. (2002). Finite element analysis of mode I delamination toughness of z-pinned composite laminates. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke,, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2002). Fracture behavior of short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. International Journal of Materials and Product Technology, 17(1/2), 108-120.
  • Ferrer-Balas, D., Maspoch, M., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture behaviour of polypropylene films at different temperatures: fractography and deformation mechanisms studied by SEM. Polymer, 43(10), 3083-3091.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture characteristics of short glass fibre/maleated styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene/polypropylene hybrid composite. Polymer International, 51(11), 1248-1255.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y., Noda, N. (2002). Fracture mechanics analysis model for functionally graded materials with arbitrarily distributed properties. International Journal of Fracture, 116(2), 161-177.
  • Wang, B., Mai, Y. (2002). Fracture of a piezoelectric material layer bonded by two elastic layers. International Journal of Engineering Science, 40(15), 1697-1727.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Impact-specific essential work of fracture of maleic anhydride-compatibilized polypropylene/elastomer blends and their composites. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 40(17), 1881-1892.
  • Zhang, X., Wang, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). In situ investigation of small fatigue crack growth in poly-crystal and single-crystal aluminium alloys. Fatigue and Fracture Of Engineering Materials and Structures, 25(2), 141-150.
  • Montross, C., Wei, T., Ye, L., Clark, G., Mai, Y. (2002). Laser shock processing and its effects on microstructure and properties of metal alloys: a review. International Journal Of Fatigue, 24(10), 1021-1036.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Mechanical behavior and fracture toughness evaluation of maleic anhydride compatibilized short glass fiber/SEBS/polypropylene hybrid composites. Composites Science and Technology, 62(6), 831-840.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wu, J. (2002). Mechanical properties of wood flake-polyethylene composites. II. Interface modification. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 83(12), 2505-2521. [More Information]
  • Bai,, S., Li, R., Mai, Y., Wu, C. (2002). Morphological study of sisal fibres. Advanced Composites Letters, 11(3), 133-142.
  • Yan, C., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2002). Numerical analysis of thermally cycled ball grid array solder joints. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Yan, C., Xiao, K., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Numerical and experimental studies on the fracture behavior of rubber-toughened epoxy in bulk specimen and laminated composites. Journal of Materials Science, 37(5), 921-927.
  • Fu, S., Xu, G., Mai, Y. (2002). On the elastic modulus of hybrid particle/short-fiber/polymer composites. Composites Part B: Engineering, 33(4), 291-299.
  • Zhang, X., Li, J., Wang, C., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2002). Prediction of short fatigue crack propagation behaviour by characterization of both plasticity and roughness induced crack closures. International Journal Of Fatigue, 24(5), 529-536.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Mai, Y., Li, R. (2002). Preparation and performance characteristics of short-glass-fiber/maleated styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene/polypropylene hybrid composites. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 86, 1303-1311.
  • Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). Reactively sputter-deposited Mo-Ox-Ny thin films. Materials Science and Engineering B: Advanced Functional Solid-state Materials, 95(3), 222-229.
  • Gu,, B., Yu,, S., Feng, X., Mai, Y. (2002). Scaattering of love waves by an interface crack between piezoelectric layer and an elastic substrate. Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 15(2), 111-118.
  • Tjong, S., Xu, S., Li, R., Mai, Y. (2002). Short glass fiber-reinforced polyamide 6,6 composites toughened with maleated SEBS. Composites Science and Technology, 62(15), 2017-2027.
  • Xie, X., Fung, K., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Structural and mechanical behavior of polypropylene/maleated styrene-(ethylene-co-butylene)-styrene/sisal fiber composites prepared by injection molding. Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 40(12), 1214-1222.
  • Xie, X., Li, R., Tjong, S., Mai, Y. (2002). Structural properties and mechanical behavior of injection molded composites of polypropylene and sisal fiber. Polymer Composites, 23(3), 319-327.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Dorn, L. (2002). Study on correlation of the fracture toughness and microshear toughness for pressure vessel steels and structural steels. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Zeng, N., Bai, S., G’Sell, C., Hiver,, J., Mai, Y. (2002). Study on the microstructures and mechanical behaviour of compatibilized polypropylene/polyamide-6 blends. Polymer International, 51(12), 1439-1447.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke, B., Yue, C. (2002). Synergistic effect on the fracture toughness of hybrid short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructures and Processing, 323(1-2), 326-335.
  • Mai, Y., Liu, H., Zheng, B., He, P. (2002). Tensile test of geometric hybrid GFRP rebar. Third Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2002 (ACCM-3), Auckland, New Zealand: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland.
  • Gao, Y., Mai, Y. (2002). The contact problem of a rubber half-space dented by a rigid cone apex. Archive of Applied Mechanics, 72(4-5), 213-228.
  • Ye, L., Lu, M., Mai, Y. (2002). Thermal de-consolidation of thermoplastic matrix composites - I. Growth of voids. Composites Science and Technology, 62(16), 2121-2130.
  • Yan, W., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Wang, C. (2002). Toughness study on superelastic shape memory alloys. International Conference on Structural Integrity and Fracture, SIF 2002, Lisse, The Netherlands: A A Balkema.
  • Liu, H., Yan, W., Mai, Y. (2002). Z-pin bridging force in composite delamination. 3rd ESIS TC4 Conference. Elsevier.

2001

  • Nguyen, N., Mai, Y., Ohta, A. (2001). A new hybrid double-ellipsoidal heat source model for weld pool simulation. Australasian Welding Journal, 46, 39-46.
  • Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2001). A numerical study of constraint and rate effects on dynamic crack growth. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Afaghi-Khatibi, A., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). An experimental study of the influence of fibre-matrix interface on fatigue tensile strength of notched composite laminates. Composites Part B: Engineering, 32, 371-377.
  • Mai, Y., Fu, S., Yue, C., Hu,, X. (2001). Characterization of fiber length distribution of short-fiber reinforced thermoplastics. Journal of Materials Science, 20, 31-33.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Crack-tip field for fast fracture of an elastic-plastic-viscoplastic material incorporated with quasi-brittle damage. Part 1. Large damage regime. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 38, 9383-9402.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Crack-tip field for fast fracture of an elastic-plastic-viscoplastic material incorporated with quasi-brittle damage. Part 2. Small damage regime. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 38, 9403-9420.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Effect of bond thickness on fracture behaviour in adhesive joints. Journal of Adhesion, 75, 27-44.
  • Yan, C., Mai, Y., Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Sun, J. (2001). Effects of substrate materials on fracture toughness measurement in adhesive joints. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 43, 2091-2102.
  • Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). Energy absorption of sandwiched composite tubes. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y., Lauke,, B., Xu, G., Yue, C. (2001). Fracture behavior of short glass fiber and short carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene composites. ACUN-3 Technology Convergence in composites applications, : UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Liu, H., Mai, Y., Zhang, X. (2001). Fracture behaviour of a fibre-bridged crack. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Mai, Y., Ferrer-Balas, D., Maspoch, M., Martinez, A., Ching,, E., Li, R. (2001). Fracture behaviour of polypropylene films at different temperatures: assessment of the EWF parameters. Polymer, 42, 2665-2674.
  • Liu, H., Mai, Y., Cartie, D., Partridge, S. (2001). Fracture mechanics modelling of the delamination of z-pinned composite laminates. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Mai, Y., Chiou, K., Chang, F. (2001). Fracture toughness characterizations of compatibilized polyamide-6 (PA6)/Poly(phenylene ether) (PPE) blends. JOURNAL OF POLYMER RESEARCH, 8, 17-26.
  • Mai, Y., Fu, S., Lauke,, B., Mader, E., Yue, C., Hu,, X. (2001). Hybrid effects on tensile properties of hybrid short-glass-fiber-and short-carbon-fiber-reinforced polypropylene composites. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 1243-1251.
  • Mai, Y., Chiou, K., Chang, F. (2001). Impact specific essential work of fracture of compatibilized polyamide-6 (PA6)/poly(phenylene ether) (PPE) blends. Polymer Engineering and Science, 41, 1007-1018.
  • Mai, Y., Jiang, N., Tjong, S., Chu,, P., Li, R., Kim,, J. (2001). Interlaminar fracture properties of carbon fibre/epoxy matrix composites interleaved with polyethylene terephthalate (PET) films. Polymers and Polymer Composites, 9, 141-145.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C., Chen, W. (2001). Investigation of short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16 by in-situ SEM fatigue testing. Scripta Materialia, 44, 2443-2448.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Wang, C., Chen, W. (2001). Investigation of the growth behavior of microstructurally short fatigue cracks in nickel-based single crystal superalloy SC16. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Mai, Y., Jiang, N., Tsang, F., Tjong, S., Li, R., Kim,, J. (2001). Loading rate dependence of mode II fracture behavior in interleaved carbon fibre/epoxy composite laminates. Applied Composite Materials, 8, 361-369.
  • Ye, L., Mai, Y., Yuan, Q., Hou,, M. (2001). Manufacturing and joining of advanced thermoplastic composites. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.
  • Balasuriya, P., Ye, L., Mai, Y. (2001). Mechanical properties of wood flake-polyethylene composites. Part I: effects of processing methods and matrix melt flow behaviour. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 32, 619-629.
  • Chai, Y., Mai, Y. (2001). New analysis on the fiber push-out problem with interface roughness and thermal residual stresses. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 2095-2104.
  • Yan, C., Qin, Q., Mai, Y. (2001). Nonlinear analysis of plastic ball grid array solder joints. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 12, 667-673.
  • Lu, M., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). On fast fracture in an elastic-(plastic)-viscoplastic solid 1. Stress and velocity fields with loading and unloading processes. International Journal of Fracture, 111, 343-359.
  • Cotterell, B., Mai, Y., Luna,, P., Frontini, P., Cisilino,, A., Bernal, C. (2001). On the applicability of t he essential work of fracture method to thick ABS SE(B)-specimens. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Mai, Y., Fasce, L., Bernal, C., Frontini, P. (2001). On the impact essential work of fracture of ductile polymers. Polymer Engineering and Science, 41, 1-14.
  • Yuan, Q., Ye, L., Mai, Y., Hou,, M. (2001). Resistance welding of carbon fiber reinforced polyetherimide composite. Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 14, 2-19.
  • Shen, Y., Mai, Y. (2001). Structure and properties of stacking faulted A15 tungsten thin films. Journal of Materials Science, 36, 93-98.
  • Li, W., Zhang, X., Mai, Y., Ye, L. (2001). Study on the effects of notch tip and crack tip plasticity on small fatigue crack growth. 10th International Conference on Fracture, Australia: UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy.
  • Fu, S., Mai, Y. (2001). The thermal conductivity of misaligned short-fiber-reinforced polymer composites. Thirteenth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-13). Ads & Adea.

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