Mark Aindow

Mark Aindow
Executive Director for Innovation, External Engagement, and Industry Relations
Ph.D., University of Liverpool (1989), England

Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Office: IMS-204
Phone: (860) 486-2644
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 Research Interests

  • Conductive oxide coatings for metallic SOFC interconnects
  • Novel alloys for electrical contact applications
  • Microstructural stability in nanocomposite ceramic materials
  • Development of ultra-high strength aluminum alloys
  • Microstructural development in heteroepitaxial thin films
  • Application of lasers to materials processing
  • Catalytic nanomaterials

Recent Publications

Effect of Heat Treatments on Microstructural Evolution of Additively Manufactured and Wrought 17-4PH Stainless Steel, Y Sun, RJ Hebert, M Aindow, Mater Des 156: 429-440 (2018). 

Unraveling the Mesoscale Evolution of Microstructure during Supersonic Impact of Aluminum Powder Particles, S Suresh, S-W Lee, M Aindow, HD Brody, VR Champagne and AM Dongare, Sci Rep. 8: 10075 (2018). 

A Nanoindentation Study of the Plastic Deformation and Fracture Mechanisms in Single-Crystalline CaFe2As2, KG Frawley, I Bakst, JT Sypek, S Vijayan, CR Weinberger, PC Canfield, M Aindow and S-W Lee, JOM. 70: 1074-1080 (2018). 

Effect of IrO2/Pt, IrO2, and Pt bottom electrodes on the structure and electrical properties of PZT-based piezoelectric microelectromechanical system devices, DM Potrepka, M Rivas, H Yu, M Aindow, GR Fox, RG Polcawich. J Mater Sci Mater Electrn. 29: 11367–11377 (2018). 

Hydrogen annealing effects on local structures and oxidation states of atomic layer deposited SnOx, S Chang, S Vijayan, M Aindow, G Jursich, CG Takoudis. J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 36: 031519(1-9) (2018). 

Mesoporous Carbon Aerogel Supported Pt-Cu Bimetallic Nanoparticles via Supercritical Deposition and Their Dealloying and Electrocatalytic Behaviour, SB Barim, SE Bozbag, H Yu, R Kizilel, M Aindow, C Erkey, Catalysis Today 310: 166-175 (2018). 

Comparison of Virgin Ti-6Al-4V Powders for Additive Manufacturing, Y Sun, M Aindow and RJ Hebert. Additive Manufacturing 21: 544-555 (2018). 

Constitutive Modeling of High Temperature Flow Behavior in a Ti-45Al-8Nb-2Cr-2Mn-0.2Y Alloy, G Ge, LQ Zhang, J Xin, J Lin, M Aindow and LC Zhang. Sci Rep. 8: 5453 (2018). 

Corrosion, Oxidation, Erosion and Performance of Ag/W-Based Circuit Breaker Contacts: A Review, MT Kesim, H Yu, Y Sun, M Aindow and SP Alpay. Corros Sci 135, 12-34 (2018). 

Defect Structures in Solution-Grown Single Crystals of the Intermetallic Compound Ag3Sn, H Yu, Y Sun, WR Meier, PC Canfield, CR Weinberger, S-W Lee and M Aindow. J Mater Sci 53: 5317-5328 (2018). 


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