Explore a selection of works produced by faculty in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Michigan Technological University.

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Submissions from 2021

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3-D printed soft magnetic helical coil actuators of iron oxide embedded polydimethylsiloxane, Rasoul Bayaniahangar, Shahab Bayani Ahangar, Zhongtian Zhang, Bruce P. Lee, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Electric vehicle charging potential from retail parking lot solar photovoltaic awnings, Swaraj Sanjay Deshmukh and Joshua M. Pearce

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Cyclo[18]carbon as an ultra-elastic molecular O-ring with unique mechanical properties, Siyuan Fang and Yun Hang Hu

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Potential of microbial protein from hydrogen for preventing mass starvation in catastrophic scenarios, Juan B. García Martínez, Joseph Egbejimba, James Throup, Silvio Matassa, Joshua M. Pearce, and David C. Denkenberger

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A review of the value of solar methodology with a case study of the U.S. VOS, Kaomi Soulemane Hayibo and Joshua M. Pearce

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Heterogeneous oxidation mechanism of SO2 on γ-Al2O3 (110) catalyst by H2O2: A first-principle study, Hai long Li, Fa qin Dong, Liang Bian, Ting ting Huo, Xiao chun He, Fei Zheng, Zhen zhen Lv, Lu man Jiang, and Bowen Li

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Bimetallic cocatalysts for photocatalytic hydrogen production from water, Yixin Liu, Zhuxing Sun, and Yun Hang Hu

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Conceptual design and rationale for a new agrivoltaics concept: Pastured-raised rabbits and solar farming, Will Lytle, Theresa K. Meyer, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, Laurie Burnham, Julie Engel, Chelsea Schelly, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Economics of Grid-Tied Solar Photovoltaic Systems Coupled to Heat Pumps: The Case of Northern Climates of the U.S. and Canada, Joshua M. Pearce and Nelson Sommerfeldt

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Excellent photocatalytic degradation of tetracycline over black anatase-TiO2 under visible light, Suqing Wu, Xueyan Li, Yanqin Tian, Yan Lin, and Yun Hang Hu

Submissions from 2020

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Resistive Switching in Individual Co/ZnO Core/Shell Nanoparticles Formed via Inert Gas Condensation and Selective Oxidation, Zahra Ahmadi, Haidong Lu, Pinaki Mukherjee, Mark Koten, Alexei Gruverman, and Jeffrey E. Shield

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Constraints on the Emission of Gamma-Rays from M31 with HAWC, A. Albert, R. Alfaro, C. Alvarez, J. C. Arteaga-Velázquez, K. P. Arunbabu, D. Avila Rojas, H. A. Ayala Solares, E. Belmont-Moreno, S. Y. Benzvi, C. Brisbois, K. S. Caballero-Mora, T. Capistrán, A. Carramiñana, S. Casanova, U. Cotti, J. Cotzomi, S. Coutiño De León, E. De La Fuente, C. De León, S. Dichiara, B. L. Dingus, M. A. Duvernois, K. Engel, C. Espinoza, H. Fleischhack, N. Fraija, A. Galván-Gámez, D. García-Aguilar, J. A. García-González, F. Garfias, M. M. González, J. A. Goodman, B. Hona, D. Huang, and P. Hüntemeyer

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Mechanical Properties of Direct Waste Printing of Polylactic Acid with Universal Pellets Extruder: Comparison to Fused Filament Fabrication on Open-Source Desktop Three-Dimensional Printers, Arthur Alexandre, Fabio A. Cruz Sanchez, Hakim Boudaoud, Mauricio Camargo, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Effect of Cobalt Additions on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of As-Cast Thin-Wall Ductile Iron, Alejandra Almanza, Dale Dewald, Joseph Licavoli, and Paul G. Sanders

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Influence of Cobalt in the Tensile Properties of ½ Inch Ductile Iron Y-blocks, Alejandra I. Almanza, Dale Dewald, Joseph Licavoli, and Paul Sanders

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Scaling of greenhouse crop production in low sunlight scenarios., Kyle A. Alvarado, Aron Mill, Joshua M. Pearce, Alexander Vocaet, and David Denkenberger

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Understanding the Effect of Precipitation Process Variables on Hardwood Lignin Characteristics and Recovery from Black Liquor, Raisa Carmen Andeme Ela, Lauren Spahn, Niloofar Safaie, Robert Charles Ferrier, and Rebecca Ong

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The effects of alloying with Cu and Mn and thermal treatments on the mechanical instability of Zn-0.05Mg alloy, Morteza S. Ardakani, Ehsan Mostaed, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Stephen L. Kampe, and Jaroslaw Drelich

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Vacuum outgassing characteristics of unpigmented 3D printed polymers coated with atomic layer deposited alumina, Nupur Bihari, Ismo T.S. Heikkinen, Giovanni Marin, Craig Ekstrum, Pierce Mayville, Shane Oberloier, Hele Savin, Maarit Karppinen, and Joshua M. Pearce

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The energy crises revealed by COVID: Intersections of Indigeneity, inequity, and health, Kathleen Brosemer, Chelsea Schelly, Valoree Gagnon, Kristin L. Arola, Joshua M. Pearce, Douglas Bessette, and Laura Schmitt Olabisi

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Performance of bifacial photovoltaic modules on a dual-axis tracker in a high-latitude, high-albedo environment, Laurie Burnham, Daniel Riley, Bevan Walker, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Properties and performance of the basalt-fiber reinforced texture roof tiles, Parinya Chakartnarodom, Wichit Prakaypan, Pitcharat Ineure, Nutthita Chuankrerkkul, Edward A. Laitila, and Nuntaporn Kongkajun

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Structurally and chemically engineered graphene for capacitive deionization, Liang Chang, Yuhuan Fei, and Yun Hang Hu

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Plastic recycling in additive manufacturing: A systematic literature review and opportunities for the circular economy, Fabio A. Cruz Sanchez, Hakim Boudaoud, Mauricio Camargo, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Mechanical properties of boehmeria nivea natural fabric reinforced epoxy matrix composite prepared by vacuum-assisted resin infusion molding, Fabio da Costa Garcia Filho, Fernanda Santos da Luz, Lucio Fabio Cassiano Nascimento, Kestur Gundappa Satyanarayana, Jaroslaw W. Drelich, and Sergio Neves Monteiro

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Boosting optical nonreciprocity: surface reconstruction in iron garnets, Sushree Dash, Pinaki Mukherjee, Daniel Haskel, Richard A. Rosenberg, and Miguel Levy

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New Approach to Simultaneous In Situ Measurements of the air/liquid/solid interface using PM-IRRAS, Chathura de Alwis, Timothy Leftwich, and Kahryn Perrine

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Ultrahigh-rate lithium-ion batteries with 3D fungus-structured carbon/CuC2O4·xH2O electrodes, Juntao Deng, Lei Wang, Jie Deng, Yan Fang, Yan Lin, and Yun Hang Hu

Ultrahigh-rate lithium-ion batteries with 3D fungus-structured carbon/CuC2O4·xH2O electrodes, Juntao Deng, Lei Wang, Jie Deng, Yan Fang, Yan Lin, and Yun Hang Hu

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Finite Difference Heat Exchanger Model: Flow Maldistribution with Thermal Coupling, David C. Denkenberger, Michael J. Brandemuehl, John Zhai, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Technical pathways for distributed recycling of polymer composites for distributed manufacturing: Windshield wiper blades, Samantha C. Dertinger, Nicole Gallup, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, Marzio Grasso, Samireh Vahid, Peter J. S. Foot, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Insights into the nonclassical crystallization of M(II) in the biomineralization process, Faqin Dong, Meirong Zong, Xiaoqin Nie, Lei Zhou, Mingxue Liu, Qunwei Dai, Zhenzhen Lv, Fei Zheng, Xue Xia, Yuheng Chen, and Bowen Li

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Contact angles: history of over 200 years of open questions, Jaroslaw Drelich, Ludmila Boinovich, Emil Chibowski, Claudio Della Volpe, Lucyna Hołysz, Abraham Marmur, and Stefano Siboni

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Editorial, Jaroslaw Drelich, Ludmila Boinovich, and Ziqi Sun

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Editorial, Jaroslaw Drelich, Ludmila Boinovich, and Ziqi Sun

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Biodegradable Materials for Medical Applications II, Jaroslaw Drelich, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Ehsan Mostaed, Huinan Liu, Petra Maier, Jan-Marten Seitz, and Norbert Hort

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Photocatalytic hydrogen production over Rh-loaded TiO2: What is the origin of hydrogen and how to achieve hydrogen production from water?, Siyuan Fang, Yixin Liu, Zhuxing Sun, Junyu Lang, Chenyu Bao, and Yun Hang Hu

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Synthesis, properties and potential applications of hydrogenated graphene, Yuhuan Fei, Siyuan Fang, and Yun Hang Hu

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Open-source grinding machine for compression screw manufacturing, Jacob Franz and Joshua M. Pearce

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Precipitate characterization in model Al-Zn-Mg-(Cu) alloys using small-angle x-ray scattering, Daniel Freiberg, Wenhui Zhu, Jun Sang Park, Jonathan D. Almer, and Paul Sanders

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The economics of classroom 3-d printing of open-source digital designs of learning aids, Nicole Gallup and Joshua M. Pearce

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Parametric nasopharyngeal swab for sampling COVID-19 and other respiratory viruses: Open source design, SLA 3-D printing and UV curing system, Nicole Gallup, Adam M. Pringle, Shane Oberloier, Nagendra G. Tanikella, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Parametric nasopharyngeal swab for sampling COVID-19 and other respiratory viruses: Open source design, SLA 3-D printing and UV curing system, Nicole Gallup, Adam Pringle, Shane Oberloier, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Highly Efficient Nickel, Iron, and Nitrogen Codoped Carbon Catalysts Derived from Industrial Waste Petroleum Coke for Electrochemical CO2Reduction, Yang Gang, Fuping Pan, Yuhuan Fei, Zichen Du, Yun Hang Hu, and Ying Li

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Electric field control of magnetism at the γ-FeSi2/Si(001) interface, Liwei D. Geng, Ranjit Pati, and Yongmei M. Jin

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Electric Field Control of Magnetic Permeability in Co-Fired Laminate Magnetoelectric Composites: A Phase-Field Study for Voltage Tunable Inductor Applications, Liwei D. Geng, Yongke Yan, Shashank Priya, and Yu U. Wang

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Electric field control of magnetic susceptibility in laminate magnetostrictive/piezoelectric composites: Phase-field simulation and theoretical model, Liwei D. Geng, Yongke Yan, Shashank Priya, and Yu U. Wang

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Zn2+-dependent suppression of vascular smooth muscle intimal hyperplasia from biodegradable zinc implants, Roger J. Guillory II, Timothy M Kolesar, Alexander A. Oliver, Jeffrey A Stuart, Martin L Bocks, Jaroslaw W. Drelich, and Jeremy Goldman

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Texture evolution induced by twinning and dynamic recrystallization in dilute Mg-1Sn-1Zn-1Al alloy during hot compression, Meijuan Hao, Weili Cheng, Lifei Wang, Ehsan Mostaed, Liping Bian, Hongxia Wang, and Xiaofeng Niu

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Atomic layer deposited aluminum oxide mitigates outgassing from fused filament fabrication–based 3-D printed components, Ismo T. S. Heikkinen, Giovanni Marin, Nupur Bihari, Craig Ekstrum, Pierce J. Mayville, Yuhuan Fei, Yun Hang Hu, Maarit Karppinen, Hele Savin, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Towards national policy for open source hardware research: The case of Finland, I. T.S. Heikkinen, H. Savin, J. Partanen, J. Seppälä, and J. M. Pearce

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From Open Access to Open Science: The Path From Scientific Reality to Open Scientific Communication, Christian Heise and Joshua M. Pearce

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Studies on glass fiber-reinforced poly(Ethylene-grafted-styrene)-based cation exchange membrane composite, Di Huang, Zhichao Chen, and Jiann-Yang Hwang

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Study of styrene effect on non-radiation grafting of vinyl benzyl chloride on to polyethylene-based anion exchange membrane, Di Huang, Jiann-Yang Hwang, and Zhichao Chen

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Conversion of self-contained breathing apparatus mask to open source powered air-purifying particulate respirator for fire fighter COVID-19 response, Benjamin R. Hubbard and Joshua M. Pearce

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Open-source digitally replicable lab-grade scales, Benjamin R. Hubbard and Joshua M. Pearce

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Conversion of self-contained breathing apparatus mask to open source powered air-purifying particulate respirator for fire fighter COVID-19 response, Benjamin R. Hubbard and Joshua M. Pearce

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Core-shell structured TiO2 as highly efficient visible light photocatalyst for dye degradation, Haiyang Hu, Yan Lin, and Yun Hang Hu

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Comment on "Dry reforming of methane by stable Ni-Mo nanocatalysts on single-crystalline MgO"., Yun Hang Hu and Eli Ruckenstein

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Topography-dependent effective contact line in droplet depinning, Youhua Jiang, Yujin Sun, Jaroslaw Drelich, and Chang-Hwan Choi

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Electronic structure modulating for supported Rh catalysts toward CO2 methanation, Yueyue Jiang, Junyu Lang, Xuechen Wu, and Yun Hang Hu

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Real-Time Eye State Detection System for Driver Drowsiness Using Convolutional Neural Network, Wissarut Kongcharoen, Siranee Nuchitprasitchai, Yuenyong Nilsiam, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Soil-cement bricks produced from local clay brick waste and soft sludge from fiber cement production, Nuntaporn Kongkajun, Edward A. Laitila, Pitcharat Ineure, Wichit Prakaypan, Benya Cherdhirunkorn, and Parinya Chakartnarodom

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Additively manufactured parametric universal clip-system: An open source approach for aiding personal exposure measurement in the breathing zone, Kirsi Kukko, Jan Sher Akmal, Anneli Kangas, Mika Salmi, Roy Björkstrand, Anna Kaisa Viitanen, Jouni Partanen, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Additively Manufactured Parametric Universal Clip-System: An open source approach for aiding personal exposure easurement in the breathing zone, Kirsi Kukko, Jan Sher Akmal, Anneli Kangas, Mika Salmi, Roy Björkstrand, Anna-Kaisa Viitanen, Jouni Partanen, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Polymer-derived SiOC replica of material extrusion-based 3-D printed plastics, Apoorv Kulkarni, Gian Domenico Sorarù, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Phosphorus-based metal-free Z-scheme 2D van der Waals heterostructures for visible-light photocatalytic water splitting: a first-principles study., Junyu Lang and Yun Hang Hu

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Highly efficient light-driven methane coupling under ambient conditions based on an integrated design of a photocatalytic system, Junyu Lang, Yuli Ma, Xuechen Wu, Yueyue Jiang, and Yun Hang Hu

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Far Infrared Radiation Property of Elbaite/Alumina Composite Materials, Qi Lu, Bowen Li, and Huan Zhang

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Physicochemical inspection and in vitro bioactivity behavior of bio-nanocomposite alginate hydrogels filled by magnesium fluoro-hydroxyapatite, Shadpour Mallakpour, Vajiheh Behranvand, and Fereshteh Mallakpour

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Efficient Ni(OH)2/WO3 Photoanode for Photoelectrocatalytic Water Splitting at Low Bias, Yuli Ma and Yun Hang Hu

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Distributed manufacturing of after market flexible floating photovoltaic modules, Pierce Mayville, Neha Vijay Patil, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Partially reduced Ni0.8Co0.15Al0.05LiO2-δ for low-temperature SOFC cathode, Yuanjing Meng, Wei Zhang, Zili He, Chongqing Liu, Jie Gao, Muhammad Akbar, Rui Guo, Shuaitong Zhou, Yuan Ji, Xunying Wang, and Yang Yang

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Potential of distributed recycling from hybrid manufacturing of 3-D printing and injection molding of stamp sand and acrylonitrile styrene acrylate waste composite, Theresa K. Meyer, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, Matthew J. Reich, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Phase field modeling of pore electromigration in anisotropic conducting polycrystals, Zachary Morgan and Yongmei Jin

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Towards revealing key factors in mechanical instability of bioabsorbable Zn-based alloys for intended vascular stenting., Ehsan Mostaed, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Morteza S. Ardakani, Ali Mostaed, Ian M Reaney, Jeremy Goldman, and Jaroslaw Drelich

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Tailoring the mechanical and degradation performance of Mg-2.0Zn-0.5Ca-0.4Mn alloy through microstructure design, Ehsan Mostaed, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Lifei Wang, Ali Mostaed, Ian M. Reaney, and Jaroslaw Drelich

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Analysis of vascular inflammation against bioresorbable Zn–Ag-based alloys, Alexander A. Oliver, Roger J. Guillory II, Katie L. Flom, Lea M. Morath, Timothy M Kolesar, Ehsan Mostaed, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Jaroslaw Drelich, and Jeremy Goldman

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Pore-Edge Tailoring of Single-Atom Iron-Nitrogen Sites on Graphene for Enhanced CO2Reduction, Fuping Pan, Boyang Li, Erik Sarnello, Yuhuan Fei, Xuhui Feng, Yang Gang, Xianmei Xiang, Lingzhe Fang, Tao Li, Yun Hang Hu, Guofeng Wang, and Ying Li

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Atomically Dispersed Iron-Nitrogen Sites on Hierarchically Mesoporous Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Nanoribbon Networks for CO2 Reduction, Fuping Pan, Boyang Li, Erik Sarnello, Yuhuan Fei, Yang Gang, Xianmei Xiang, Zichen Du, Peng Zhang, Guofeng Wang, Hoai T. Nguyen, Tao Li, Yun Hang Hu, Hong Cai Zhou, and Ying Li

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U.S. greenhouse gas emission bottlenecks: Prioritization of targets for climate liability, Alexis Pascaris and Joshua M. Pearce

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Distributed manufacturing of open source medical hardware for pandemics, Joshua M. Pearce

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Economic savings for scientific free and open source technology: A review, Joshua M. Pearce

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Energy conservation with open source ad blockers, Joshua M. Pearce

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A review of open source ventilators for COVID-19 and future pandemics., Joshua M. Pearce

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Create, Share, and Save Money Using Open-Source Projects, Joshua M. Pearce

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Open source computer vision-based layer-wise 3D printing analysis, Aliaksei L. Petsiuk and Joshua M. Pearce

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RepRapable automated open source bag valve mask-based ventilator, Aliaksei Petsiuk, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, Samantha C. Dertinger, Adam Pringle, Shane Oberloier, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Partially RepRapable automated open source bag valve mask-based ventilator, Aliaksei Petsiuk, Nagendra G. Tanikella, Samantha Dertinger, Adam Pringle, Shane Oberloier, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Controlling the Release of Hydrogen Peroxide from Catechol-Based Adhesives Using Silica Nanoparticles, Rattapol Pinnaratip, Pegah Kord Forooshani, Meijia Li, Yun Hang Hu, Rupak M. Rajachar, and Bruce P. Lee

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Open source arc analyzer: Multi-sensor monitoring of wire arc additive manufacturing, Adam M. Pringle, Shane Oberloier, Aliaksei Petsiuk, Paul G. Sanders, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Advanced photoactive materials for environmental and energy applications, Vicente Rodriguez-Gonzalez, Agileo Hernandez-Gordillo, and Yun Hang Hu

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Effect of dislocations, Al3(Sc,Zr) distribution and ageing temperature on θ′ precipitation in Al-Cu-(Sc)-(Zr) alloys, Baptiste Rouxel, Mahendra Ramajayam, Timothy J. Langan, Justin Lamb, Paul G. Sanders, and Thomas Dorin

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Energy policy for energy sovereignty: Can policy tools enhance energy sovereignty?, Chelsea Schelly, Douglas Bessette, Kathleen Brosemer, Valoree Gagnon, Kristin L. Arola, Andrew Fiss, Joshua M. Pearce, and Kathleen E. Halvorsen

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Reaction induced multifunctional TiO2 rod/particle nanostructured materials for screen printed dye sensitized solar cells, R. Selvapriya, V. Sasirekha, P. Vajeeston, Joshua M. Pearce, and J. Mayandi

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The special route toward conversion of methane to methanol on a fluffy metal‐free carbon nitride photocatalyst in the presence of H2O2, Shangli Shi, Zhuxing Sun, Chenyu Bao, Tianshu Gao, and Yun Hang Hu

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Editorial, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Ehsan Mostaed, and Jaroslaw Drelich

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Albumins inhibit the corrosion of absorbable Zn alloys at initial stages of degradation, Malgorzata Urszula Sikora-Jasinska, Ehsan Mostaed, Jeremy Goldman, and Jaroslaw Drelich

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Open source high-temperature RepRap for 3-D printing heat-sterilizable PPE and other applications, Noah G. Skrzypczak, Nagendra Gautam Tanikella, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Open source high-temperature RepRap for 3-D printing heat-sterilizable PPE and other applications, Noah G. Skrzypczak, Nagendra G. Tanikella, and Joshua M. Pearce