Electrochemomechanical fatigue: Decoupling mechanisms of fracture-induced performance degradation in LiXMn2O4

McGrogan F.P., Raja S.N., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet, K.J.

Journal of The Electrochemical Society 164 (2018). DOI: 10.1149/2.0191811jes


Accessible switching of electronic defect type in SrTiO3 via biaxial strain

Chi Y.T., Youssef M.,  Sun L., Van Vliet K.J., Yildiz B.

Physical Review Materials 2 (2018). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.2.055801


Atomic resolution imaging of nanoscale chemical expansion in PrxCe1–xO2−δ during in situ heating

Swallow J.G., Lee J.K.,  Defferriere T., Hughes G.M., Raja S.N., Tuller H.L., Warner J.H., Van Vliet K.J.

ACS Nano 12 (2018). DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b07732



Connecting particle fracture with electrochemical impedance in LiXMn2O4

McGrogan F.P., Bishop S.R., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet, K.J.

Journal of the Electrochemical Society 164 (2017). DOI: 10.1149/2.0941714jes


Dynamic chemical expansion of thin-film non-stoichiometric oxides at extreme temperatures

Swallow J.G., Kim J.J., Maloney J.M., Chen D., Smith J.F., Bishop S.R., Tuller H.L., Van Vliet K.J.

Nature Materials 16 (2017). DOI: 10.1038/NMAT4898


Compliant yet brittle mechanical behavior of Li2S–P2S5 lithium‐ion‐conducting solid electrolyte

McGrogan F.P., Swamy T., Bishop S.R., Eggleton E., Porz L., Chen X., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet K.J.

Advanced Energy Materials 7 (2017). DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201602011


Effect of transition metal substitution on elastoplastic properties of LiMn2O4 spinel

McGrogan F.P., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet K.J.

Journal of Electroceramics 38 (2017). DOI: 10.1007/s10832-016-0057-7



Layered and scrolled nanocomposites with aligned semi-infinite graphene inclusions at the platelet limit

Liu P., Jin Z., Katsukis G., Drahushuk L.W., Shimizu S., Shih C., Wetzel E.D., Taggart-Scarff J.K., Qing B., Van Vliet K.J., Li R., Wardle B.L., Strano M.S.

Science 353 (2016). DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf4362


Economics of end-of-life materials recovery: A study of small appliances and computer devices in Portugal

Ford P., Santos E., Ferrão P., Margarido F., Van Vliet K.J., Olivetti, E.

Environmental Science & Technology 50 (2016). DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b00237


Operando reduction of elastic modulus in (Pr, Ce)O2−δ thin films

Swallow J.G., Kim J.J., Kabir M., Smith J.F., Tuller H.L., Bishop S.R., Van Vliet K.J.

Acta Materialia 105 (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2015.12.007



Hysteresis from multiscale porosity: water sorption and shrinkage in cement paste

Pinson M.B., Masoero E., Bonnaud P.A., Manzano H., Ji Q., Yip S., Thomas J.J., Bazant M.Z., Van Vliet K.J., Jennings H.M.

Physical Review Applied 3 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.3.064009


Diffusion-limited kinetics of the antiferromagnetic to ferrimagnetic λ-transition in Fe1-xS

Herbert W.F.,  Krishnamoorthy A., Yildiz B., Van Vliet K.J.

Applied Physics Letters 106 (2015). DOI: 10.1063/1.4913201


Magnetic diffusion anomaly at the Neel temperature of pyrrhotite,  Fe1-xS

Herbert W.F.,  Krishnamoorthy A., Van Vliet K.J., Yildiz B.

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 17 (2015). DOI: 10.1039/c4cp05389c



Combinatorial molecular optimization of cement hydrates 

Abdolhosseini Qomi M.J., Krakowiak K.J., Bauchy M. Stewart K.L., Shahsavari R., Jagannathan D., Brommer D.B., Baronnet A., Buehler M.J., Yip S., Ulm F.J., Van Vliet K.J., Pellenq R.J.M.

Nature Communications 5 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms5960


Effect of electrochemical charging on elastoplastic properties and fracture toughness of LiXCoO2

Swallow J.G., Woodford W.H., McGrogan F.P., Ferralis N., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet K.J.

Journal of the Electrochemical Society 11 (2014). DOI: 10.1149/2.0141411jes


High-throughput corrosion quantification in varied microenvironments

Whitfield M.J. Bono D., Wei L., Van Vliet K.J.

Corrosion Science 88 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.corsci.2014.07.045


Dynamics of point defect formation, clustering and pit initiation on the pyrite surface

Herbert W., Krishnamorthy A., Ma W., Van Vliet K.J., Yildiz B.

Electrochimica Acta 127 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2014.02.048


Chemomechanics of ionically conductive ceramics for electrical energy conversion and storage

Swallow J.G., Woodford W.H., Chen Y., Lu Q., Kim J.J., Chen D., Chiang Y.M., Carter W.C., Yildiz B., Tuller H.L., Van Vliet K.J.

Journal of Electroceramics 20 (2014). DOI: 10.1007/s10832-013-9872-2



Quantification of electronic band gap and surface states on FeS2(100)

Herbert F.W., Krishnamoorthy A., Van Vliet K.J., Yildiz B.

Surface Science 618 (2013). DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2013.08.014



Thermodynamics of water confined in porous calcium-silicate-hydrates

Bonnaud P.A., Ji Q., Coasne B., Pellenq R.J.M., Van Vliet K. J.

Langmuir 28 (2012). DOI: 10.1021/la301738p


Set in stone? A perspective on the concrete sustainability challenge

Van Vliet K.J., Pellenq R., Buehler M.J., Grossman J.C., Jennings H., Ulm F.J., Yip S.

MRS Bulletin 37 (2012). DOI: 10.1557/mrs.2012.55


Nanomechanical quantification of elastic, plastic, and fracture properties of LiCoO2

Qu M., Woodford W.H., Maloney J.M., Carter W.C., Chiang Y.M., Van Vliet K.J.

Advanced Energy Materials 2 (2012). DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201200107


Reversible mechanism for spin crossover in transition-metal cyanides

Kabir M., Van Vliet K.J.

Physical Review B 85 (2012). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.054431


Modeling the making and breaking of bonds as an elastic microcapsule moves over a compliant substrate

Maresov E.A., Kolmakov G.V., Yashin V.V., Van Vliet K.J., Balazs A.C.

Soft Matter 8 (2012). DOI: 10.1039/C1SM05952A



Quantifying plasticity-independent creep compliance and relaxation of viscoelastoplastic materials under contact loading

Vandamme M., Tweedie C.A., Constantinides G., Ulm F., Van Vliet K.J.

Journal of Materials Research 27 (2011). DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2011.302


Plasticity-induced oxidation reactivity on Ni(100) studied by scanning tunneling spectroscopy

Herbert F.W., Van Vliet K.J., Yildiz B.

MRS Communications 2 (2011). DOI: 10.1557/mrc.2011.17


Comparison of computational water models for simulation of calcium–silicate–hydrate

Ji Q., Pellenq R., Van Vliet K.J.

Computational Materials Science 53 (2011). DOI: 10.1016/j.commatsci.2011.08.024


Tailoring and probing particle-polymer interactions in PMMA/silica nanocomposites

Qu M., Meth J. S., Blackman G. S., Cohen G. M., Sharp K. G., Van Vliet K. J.

Soft Matter 7 (2011). DOI: 10.1039/c1sm05668a


Prediction of elastic properties for polymer–particle nanocomposites exhibiting an interphase

Deng F., Van Vliet K.J.

Nanotechnology 22 (2011). DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/16/165703


Nanoscale visualization and multiscale mechanical implications of bound rubber interphase in rubber-carbon black nanocomposites

Qu M., Deng F., Kalkhoran S., Gouldstone A., Robisson A., Van Vliet K. J.

Soft Matter 7 (2011). DOI: 10.1039/c0sm00645a


Compositional dependence of Young’s moduli for amorphous Cu-Zr films measured using combinatorial deposition on microscale cantilever arrays

Guo Q.A., Zhang L., Zeiger A.S., Van Vliet K.J., Thompson C.V.

Scripta Materialia 64 (2011). DOI: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2010.08.061


Photoelectrochemical complexes for solar energy conversion that chemically and autonomously regenerate

Ham J.H., Choi J.H., Boghossian A.A., Jeng E.S., Graff R.A., Heller D.A., Chang A.C., Mattis A., Bayburt T.H., Grinkova Y.V., Zeiger A.S., Van Vliet K.J., Hobbie E.K., Sligar S.G., Wraight C.A., Strano M.S.

Nature Chemistry 2 (2010). DOI: 10.1038/nchem.822

Effects of vacancy-solute clusters on diffusivity in metastable Fe-C alloys

Kabir M., Lau T., Lin X., Yip S., Van Vliet K.J.

Physical Review B 82 (2010). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.82.134112

Does microstructure matter for statistical nanoindentation techniques?

Ulm F.J., Vandamme M., Jennings H.M., Constantinides G., Van Vliet K.J.

Cement and Concrete Composites 32 (2010). DOI: 10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2009.08.007

Predicting polymer nanofiber interactions via molecular simulations

Buell S., Rutledge G.C., Van Vliet K.J.

ACS Applied Materials Interfaces 2 (2010). DOI: 10.1021/am1000135