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Title: Review: mechanical behavior of metal/ceramic interfaces in nanolayered composites—experiments and modeling

Abstract

In this study, recent experimental and modeling studies in nanolayered metal/ceramic composites are reviewed, with focus on the mechanical behaviors of metal/nitrides interfaces. The experimental and modeling studies of the slip systems in bulk TiN are reviewed first. Then, the experimental studies of interfaces, including co-deformation mechanism by micropillar compression tests, in situ TEM straining tests for the dynamic process of the co-deformation, thickness-dependent fracture behavior, and interrelationship among the interfacial bonding, microstructure, and mechanical response, are reviewed for the specific material systems of Al/TiN and Cu/TiN multilayers at nanoscale. The modeling studies reviewed cover first-principles density functional theory-based modeling, atomistic molecular dynamics simulations, and mesoscale modeling of nanolayered composites using discrete dislocation dynamics. The phase transformation between zinc-blende and wurtzite AlN phases in Al/AlN multilayers at nanoscale is also reviewed. Finally, a summary and perspective of possible research directions and challenges are given.

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  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
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Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1409789
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-28161
Journal ID: ISSN 0022-2461; TRN: US1703202
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Journal of Materials Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 53; Journal Issue: 8; Journal ID: ISSN 0022-2461
Publisher:
Springer
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

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Li, Nan, and Liu, Xiang -Yang. Review: mechanical behavior of metal/ceramic interfaces in nanolayered composites—experiments and modeling. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1007/s10853-017-1767-1.
Li, Nan, & Liu, Xiang -Yang. Review: mechanical behavior of metal/ceramic interfaces in nanolayered composites—experiments and modeling. United States. doi:10.1007/s10853-017-1767-1.
Li, Nan, and Liu, Xiang -Yang. Fri . "Review: mechanical behavior of metal/ceramic interfaces in nanolayered composites—experiments and modeling". United States. doi:10.1007/s10853-017-1767-1. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1409789.
@article{osti_1409789,
title = {Review: mechanical behavior of metal/ceramic interfaces in nanolayered composites—experiments and modeling},
author = {Li, Nan and Liu, Xiang -Yang},
abstractNote = {In this study, recent experimental and modeling studies in nanolayered metal/ceramic composites are reviewed, with focus on the mechanical behaviors of metal/nitrides interfaces. The experimental and modeling studies of the slip systems in bulk TiN are reviewed first. Then, the experimental studies of interfaces, including co-deformation mechanism by micropillar compression tests, in situ TEM straining tests for the dynamic process of the co-deformation, thickness-dependent fracture behavior, and interrelationship among the interfacial bonding, microstructure, and mechanical response, are reviewed for the specific material systems of Al/TiN and Cu/TiN multilayers at nanoscale. The modeling studies reviewed cover first-principles density functional theory-based modeling, atomistic molecular dynamics simulations, and mesoscale modeling of nanolayered composites using discrete dislocation dynamics. The phase transformation between zinc-blende and wurtzite AlN phases in Al/AlN multilayers at nanoscale is also reviewed. Finally, a summary and perspective of possible research directions and challenges are given.},
doi = {10.1007/s10853-017-1767-1},
journal = {Journal of Materials Science},
number = 8,
volume = 53,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {11}
}

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