Papers published by NOMATEN's Team Members

No. Authors Title Periodic Reference Supplementary materials Date (YYYY/MM)
1 A. Azarov, A. Kuznetsov Energetics, migration and trapping of Zn interstitials in ZnO Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 52, 485103

2 A. Azarov, A. Galeckas, C. Mieszczyński, A. Hallén, A. Kuznetsov Effects of annealing on photoluminescence and defect interplay in ZnO bombarded with heavy ions: crucial role of the ion dose Journal of Applied Physics 127, 08 January 2020, 025701

3 A. Zaborowska, Ł. Kurpaska, E. Wyszkowska, M. Clozel, M. Vanazzi, F. Di Fonzo, M. Turek, I. Joźwik, A. Kosińska, J. Jagielski Influence of ion irradiation on the nanomechanical properties of thin alumina coatings deposited on 316L SS by PLD Surface & Coatings Technology, Volume 386, 25 March 2020, 125491   2020/03
4 A. Kosińska, J. Jagielski, M. Wilczopolska, D. M. Bieliński, I. Jóźwik, Ł. Kurpaska. K. Nowakowska-Langier Study of the electrical properties of ion irradiated polymer materials Surface and Coatings Technology, Volume 38825, April 2020, 125562   2020/04
5 C. Mieszczynski, R. Ratajczak, J. Jagielski, G. Velişa, H. Bei, B. C. Sales, E. Wendler, W .J. Weber, Y. Zhang Defect evolution in Ni and solid-solution alloys of NiFe and NiFeCoCr under ion irradiation at 16 and 300 K Journal of Nuclear Materials, Volume 534, June 2020, 152138

6 T. Mäkinen, J. Koivisto, E. Pääkkönen, J.A. Ketoja, M.J. Alava Crossover from mean-field compression to collective phenomena in low-density foam-formed fiber material Soft Matter, 16, 29, p. 6819-6825 (2020)   2020/06
7 M. Clozel, L. Kurpaska, I. Jóźwik, J. Jagielski, M. Turek, R. Diduszko, E. Wyszkowska Nanomechanical properties of low-energy Fe-ion implanted Eurofer97 andpure Fe Surface and Coatings Technology Volume 393, 15 July 2020, 125833   2020/07
8 H. Salmenjoki, A. Lehtinen, L. Laurson, M. Alava Plastic yielding and deformation bursts in the presence of disorder from coherent precipitates Physical Review Materials, 4, 083602 (2020)


9 R. Ratajczak, C. Mieszczyński, S. Prucnal, T. A. Krajewski, E. Guziewicz, W. Wozniak, K. Kopalko, R. Heller, S. Akhmadaliev Correlations between the structural transformations and concentration quenching effect for RE-implanted ZnO systems Applied Surface Science, Volume 521, 15 August 2020, 146421   2020/08
10 T. Mäkinen, J. Koivisto, L. Laurson, M. Alava Scale-free features of temporal localization of deformation in late stages of creep failure Physical Review Materials 4, 18 September 2020, 093606   2020/09
11 L. Kurpaska, M. Frelek-Kozak, M. Wilczopolska, W. Bonicki, R. Diduszko, A. Zaborowska, E. Wyszkowska, M. Clozel, A. Kosinska, I. Cieslik, M. Duchna, I. Jozwik, W. Chmurzynski, G. Olszewski, B. Zając, Structural and mechanical properties of different types of graphite used in nuclear applications Journal of Molecular Structure, Volume 1217, 5 October 2020, 128370   2020/10
12 T. Mäkinen, P. Karppinen, M. Ovaska, L. Laurson, M.J. Alava Propagating bands of plastic deformation in a metal alloy as critical avalanches Science Advances Volume 6, no. 41, 07 October 2020, eabc 7350





13 H. Salmenjoki, L. Laurson, M. Alava Probing the transition from dislocation jamming to pinning by machine learning Materials Theory Volume 4, Article number: 5, 09 October 2020   2020/10
14 F. J. Dominguez-Gutierrez, J. Byggmästar, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, U. von Toussaint Computational study of crystal defects formation in Mo by machine learned molecular dynamics simulations

Modeling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 202

15 M. Alava Crossover of Failure Time Distributions in a Model of Time-Dependent Fracture Frontiers in Physics, Volume 9, 2021   2021/06
16 L. Nowicki, J. Jagielski, C. Mieszczyński, K. Skrobas, P. Jóźwik, O. Dorosha McChasy2: new Monte Carlo RBS/C simulation code designed for use with large crystalline structures Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B vol 498, pp 9-14   2021/07
17 M. Kalinowska, E. Gołębiewska, L. Mazur, H. Lewandowska, M. Pruszyński, G. Świderski, M. Wyrwas, N. Pawluczuk, W. Lewandowski Crystal structure, spectroscopic characterization, antioxidant and cytotoxic activity of new Mg(II) and Mn(II)/Na(I) complexes of isoferulic acid Materials 2021, 14, 3236



18 F. J. Dominguez, S. Papanikolaou, A. Esfandiarpour, P. Sobkowicz, M. Alava Nanoindentation of single crystaline Mo: Atomistic defect nucleation and hermomechanical stability Materials Science & Engineering A, 826 (2021)

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19 S. Papanikolaou, M. Alava Direct detection of plasticity onset through total-strain profile evolution

Physical Review Materials, 5, 083602




20 Rong-Guang Xu, Hengxu Song, Yongsheng Leng, Stefanos Papanikolaou A Molecular Dynamics Simulations Study of the Influence of Prestrain on the Pop-In Behavior and Indentation Size Effect in Cu Single Crystals Materials 2021, 14, 5220   2021/10
21 Karol Frydrych, Kamran Karimi, Michał Pecelerowicz, Rene Alvarez, F. J. Dominguez - Gutierrez, Fabrizio Rovaris, Stefanos Papanikolaou Materials Informatics for Mechanical Deformation: A Review of Applications and Challenges Materials 2021, 14, 5764   2021/10

Monika Kalinowska, Hanna Lewandowska, Marek Pruszyński, Grzegorz Świderski, Ewelina Gołębiewska, Kamila Gryko, Julia Braun, Monika Borkowska, Magda Konieczna, Włodzimierz Lewandowski

Co(II) Complex of Quercetin–Spectral, Anti‐/Pro‐Oxidant and Cytotoxic Activity in HaCaT Cell Lines

Applied Sciences 2021, 11(19)   2021/10


Valery Radchenko, Alfred Morgenstern, Amir R. Jalilian, Caterina F. Ramogida, Cathy Cutler, Charlotte Duchemin, Cornelia Hoehr, Ferrid Haddad, Frank Bruchertseifer, Haavar Gausemel, Hua Yang, Joao Alberto Osso, Kohshin Washiyama, Kenneth Czerwinski, Kirsten Leufgen, Marek Pruszyński, Olga Valzdorf, Patrick Causey, Paul Schaffer, Randy Perron, Samsonov Maxim, D. Scott Wilbur, Thierry Stora, Yawen Li Production and Supply of a-Particle–Emitting Radionuclides ½AQ1 for Targeted a-Therapy The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Vol. 62 No. 11 November 2021



24 Rofiques Salehin, Rong-Guang Xu, Stefanos Papanikolaou

Colloidal Shear-Thickening Fluids Using Variable Functional Star-Shaped Particles: A Molecular Dynamics Study

Materials 2021, 14(22), 6867   2021/11
25 Ivan V. Lomakin, Tero Mäkinen, Kim Widell, Juha Savolainen, Sebastian Coffeng, Juha Koivisto, and Mikko J. Alava Fatigue crack growth in an aluminum alloy: Avalanches and coarse graining to growth laws

Phys. Rev. Research 3, L042029   2021/11
26 F. J. Dominguez - Gutierrez Temperature effects on the point defects formation in [111] W by neutron induced collision cascade

Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, B   2021/12
27 A. Zaborowska, L. Kurpaska, M. Clozel, E.J. Olivier, J.H. O’Connell, M. Vanazzi, F. Di Fonzo, A. Azarov, I. Jóźwik, M. Frelek-Kozak, R.Diduszko, J.H. Neethling, J. Jagielski Absolute radiation tolerance of amorphous alumina coatings at room temperature Ceramics International 47 (2021) 34740   2021/12

Kamran Karimi, Amin Esfandiarpour, René Alvarez-Donado, Mikko J. Alava, and Stefanos Papanikolaou

Shear banding instability in multicomponent metallic glasses: Interplay of composition and short-range order

Phys. Rev. B 105, 094117



A. Esfandiarpour, J. Byggmastar, J.P. Balbuena, M.J. Caturla, K. Nordlund, F. Granberg


Effect of cascade overlap and C15 clusters on the damage evolution in Fe: An OKMC study

Materialia, Volume 21, 101344

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Daniele Lanzoni, Fabrizio Rovaris, Francesco Montalenti

Machine learning potential for interacting dislocations in the presence of free surfaces

Scientific Reports volume 12, Article number: 3760 (2022)   2022/03
31 Tero Makinen, Markus Ovaska, Lasse Laurson, Mikko J. Alava

Portevin-Le Chatelier effect: modeling the deformation bands and stress-strain curves

Materials Theory volume 6, 15

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T. Hochrainer, L. Laurson, S. Papanikolaou, G. Po, R. Sills

Characterization of Dislocation Ensembles: Measures and Complexity

Materials Theory 6, 16   2022/04
33 A. Esfandiarpour, S. Papanikolaou, M. Alava Edge dislocations in multicomponent solid solution alloys: Beyond traditional elastic depinning Physical Review Research 4, L022043 (2022)




Juha Savolainen, Lasse Laurson, and Mikko Alava

Effect of thresholding on avalanches and their clustering for interfaces with long-range elasticity

Phys. Rev. E 105, 054152



Ł. Kurpaska, F.J. Dominguez-Gutierrez, Y. Zhang, K. Mulewska, H. Bei, W.J. Weber, A. Kosińska, W. Chromiński, I. Jóźwik, R. Alvarez-Donado, S. Papanikolaou, J. Jagielski, M. Alava


Effects of Fe atoms on hardening of a nickel matrix: Nanoindentation
experiments and atom-scale numerical modeling
Materials & Design, vol. 217, 110639

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36 Fabrizio Rovaris, Stefanos Papanikolaou, Mikko Alava Effects of surface curvature and dislocation dynamics: Dynamical deformation mechanisms for uniaxial compression tests at the nanoscale

Materials Science and Engineering: A, Volume 846, 143270   2022/06

Karol Frydrych, Stefanos Papanikolaou

Unambiguous Identification of Crystal Plasticity Parameters from Spherical Indentation

Crystals 2022, 12(10), 1341


P.S. Krstic, E.T. Ostrowski, F.J. Dominguez-Gutierrez, S. Abe, B.E. Koel

Sputtering and reflection processes from amorphous lithium surfaces by low-energy impacts of H and D atoms and D2 molecules

Journal of Nuclear Materials, Volume 568, 153848   2022/09
39 Tero Mäkinen, Agata Zaborowska, Małgorzata Frelek-Kozak, Iwona Jóźwik, Łukasz Kurpaska, Stefanos Papanikolaou, and Mikko J. Alava Detection of the onset of yielding and creep failure from digital image correlation Phys. Rev. Materials 6, 103601   2022/10
40 Francisco J. Domínguez-Gutiérrez, Aneta Ustrzycka, Qinqin Xu, Rene Alvarez-Donado, Stefanos Papanikolaou and Mikko Alava Dislocation nucleation mechanisms during nanoindentation of concentrated FeNiCr alloys:Unveiling the effects of Cr through molecular simulations Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng.   2022/10
41 M.Frelek-Kozak, Ł.Kurpaska, K.Mulewska, M.Zieliński, R.Diduszko, A.Kosińska, D.Kalita, W.Chromiński, M.Turek, K.Kaszyca, A.Zaborowska, J.Jagielski Mechanical behavior of ion-irradiated ODS RAF steels strengthened with different types of refractory oxides Applied Surface Science   2022/10
42 G.W.Strzelecki, K.Nowakowska-Langier, K.Mulewska, M.Zieliński, A.Kosińska, S.Okrasa, M.Wilczopolska, R.Chodun, B.Wicher, R.Mirowski, K.Zdunek Multi-component low and high entropy metallic coatings synthesized by pulsed magnetron sputtering Surface and Coatings Technology, Volume 446, 128802   2022/9
43 Amin Esfandiarpour, Rene Alvarez-Donado, Stefanos Papanikolaou and Mikko Alava Atomistic simulations of dislocation plasticity in concentrated VCoNi medium entropy alloys: Effects of lattice distortion and short range order Front. Mater.   2022/11
44 A.Olejarz, W.Y.Huo, M.Zieliński, R.Diduszko, E.Wyszkowska, A.Kosińska, D.Kalita, I.Jóźwik, M.Chmielewski, F.Fang, Ł.Kurpaska Microstructure and mechanical properties of mechanically-alloyed CoCrFeNi high-entropy alloys using low ball-to-powder ratio Journal of Alloys and Compounds
Volume 938, 168196 2023/03
45 Magdalena Gawęda, Piotr Jeleń, Maciej Bik, Magdalena Szumera, Zbigniew Olejniczak, Maciej Sitarz Spectroscopic studies on phosphate-modified silicon oxycarbide-based amorphous materials Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy   2023/04
46 M.Frelek-Kozak, Ł.Kurpaska, K.Mulewska, M.Zieliński, R.Diduszko, A.Kosińska, D.Kalita, W.Chromiński, M.Turek, K.Kaszyca, A.Zaborowska, J.Jagielski Mechanical behavior of ion-irradiated ODS RAF steels strengthened with different types of refractory oxides
Applied Surface Science, Volume 610, 1 February 2023, 155465   2023/02


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