Publications 1981 2018

2009
25 Citations

Strain heterogeneity and damage nucleation at grain boundaries during monotonic deformation in commercial purity titanium

Bieler, T. R., Crimp, M. A., Yang, Y., Wang, L., Eisenlohr, P., Mason, D. E., Liu, W. & Ice, G. E. 2009 In : JOM. 61, 12, p. 45-52 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Titanium
Grain boundaries
Nucleation
Plasticity
Crystals

Structural transitions and local deformation processes at and near grain boundaries

Bieler, T. R., Barabash, R. & Banovic, S. W. 2009 In : JOM. 61, 12, p. 37 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grain boundaries
166 Citations

The role of heterogeneous deformation on damage nucleation at grain boundaries in single phase metals

Bieler, T. R., Eisenlohr, P., Roters, F., Kumar, D., Mason, D. E., Crimp, M. A. & Raabe, D. Sep 2009 In : International Journal of Plasticity. 25, 9, p. 1655-1683 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grain boundaries
Nucleation
Metals
Plasticity
Finite element method
2008
2 Citations

Applying evolutionary yield function to predicting the deformation of microstructure-sensitive high-RRR niobium

Zamiri, A., Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R. & Pourboghrat, F. Jul 2008 In : JOM. 60, 7, p. 70-75 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
Particle accelerators
microstructure
Textures
5 Citations
plastic properties
surface roughness
textures
plastic deformation
control surfaces
22 Citations

Effect of thermomechanical processing on the creep behaviour of Udimet alloy 188

Boehlert, C. J., Longanbach, S. C. & Bieler, T. R. Feb 2008 In : Philosophical Magazine. 88, 5, p. 641-664 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Udimet alloys
grain boundaries
cracks
nucleation
tensile creep
4 Citations

Effects of elastic modulus on deformation and recrystallization of high purity Nb

Baars, D., Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R., Zamiri, A., Pourboghrat, F. & Compton, C. 2008 Ceramic Transactions. Vol. 201, p. 391-398 8 p. (Ceramic Transactions; vol. 201)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elastic moduli
Textures
Metals
Steel
Anisotropy
123 Citations

Influence of Sn grain size and orientation on the thermomechanical response and reliability of Pb-free solder joints

Bieler, T. R., Jiang, H., Lehman, L. P., Kirkpatrick, T., Cotts, E. J. & Nandagopal, B. 2008 In : IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies. 31, 2 SPEC. ISS., p. 370-381 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soldering alloys
Thermal expansion
Substrates
Tensile stress
Crystal orientation
11 Citations

On predicting nucleation of microcracks due to slip-twin interactions at grain boundaries in duplex near γ-TiAl

Kumar, D., Bieler, T. R., Eisenlohr, P., Mason, D. E., Crimp, M. A., Roters, F. & Raabe, D. Apr 2008 In : Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 130, 2, p. 210121-2101212 1891092 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microcracks
Microcracks
Grain boundaries
slip
Nucleation
2007
31 Citations

Crack opening due to deformation twin shear at grain boundaries in near-γ TiAl

Simkin, B. A., Ng, B. C., Crimp, M. A. & Bieler, T. R. Jan 2007 In : Intermetallics. 15, 1, p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microcracks
Shear deformation
Grain boundaries
Cracks
Crystallography
3 Citations

Crystal orientations near welds in high RRR niobium with very large grains

Baars, D., Jiang, H., Bieler, T., Compton, C., Bauer, P. & Grimm, T. Jun 2007 In : IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. 17, 2, p. 1295-1298 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
Crystal orientation
Welds
Electron beam welding
80 Citations

Incremental recrystallization/grain growth driven by elastic strain energy release in a thermomechanically fatigued lead-free solder joint

Telang, A. U., Bieler, T. R., Zamiri, A. & Pourboghrat, F. Apr 2007 In : Acta Materialia. 55, 7, p. 2265-2277 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strain energy
Grain growth
Soldering alloys
Tin
Fatigue of materials
5 Citations

Mechanical properties of high RRR niobium with different texture

Jiang, H., Baars, D., Zamiri, A., Antonie, C., Bauer, P., Bieler, T. R., Pourboghrat, F., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. Jun 2007 In : IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. 17, 2, p. 1291-1294 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
textures
Textures
mechanical properties
7 Citations

Microstructural refinement of niobium for superconducting RF cavities

Hartwig, K. T., Wang, J., Baars, D. C., Bieler, T. R., Mathaudhu, S. N. & Barber, R. E. Jun 2007 In : IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. 17, 2, p. 1305-1309 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
Extrusion
cavities
Plastic deformation
41 Citations

Pb-free solder: New materials considerations for microelectronics processing

Borgesen, P., Bieler, T., Lehman, L. P. & Cotts, E. J. Apr 2007 In : MRS Bulletin. 32, 4, p. 360-365 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microelectronic processing
solders
microelectronics
Soldering alloys
solidification

Preface

Schneider, J., Mishra, R. S., Bieler, T. R., Zhu, Y. T., Morsi, K. B., Acoff, V. L., Taleff, E. M. & Valiev, R. Aug 15 2007 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 463, 1-2, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations

Processing strategies for niobium sheet used in advanced superconducting particle accelerator cavities

Baars, D., Bieler, T. R., Hartwig, K. T., Jiang, H., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. Jun 2007 In : JOM. 59, 6, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
Particle accelerators
cavity
Electron beam welding
1 Citations

Single crystal and large grain niobium research at Michigan State University

Compton, C., Aizaz, A., Baars, D., Bieler, T., Bierwagen, J., Bricker, S., Grimm, T., Hartung, W., Jiang, H., Johnson, M., Popielarski, J., Saxton, L., Antoine, C., Wagner, B. & Kneisel, P. 2007 AIP Conference Proceedings. Vol. 927, p. 98-105 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

niobium
accelerators
single crystals
radio frequencies
cavities
21 Citations

The effects of HIP pore closure and age hardening on primary creep and tensile property variations in a TiAl XD™ alloy with 0.1 wt.% carbon

Simpkins, R. J., Rourke, M. P., Bieler, T. R. & McQuay, P. A. Aug 15 2007 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 463, 1-2, p. 208-215 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

creep properties
hot isostatic pressing
precipitation hardening
Age hardening
Hot isostatic pressing
2006
11 Citations

Cold rolling evolution in high purity niobium using a tapered wedge specimen

Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. Jul 15 2006 In : Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications. 441, 1-2, p. 118-121 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
cold rolling
Cold rolling
niobium
wedges

Creep and dimensional stability of high purity niobium electron-beam welds

Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. Jul 15 2006 In : Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications. 441, 1-2, p. 122-125 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
dimensional stability
Dimensional stability
niobium
Electron beams
29 Citations
Grain boundary sliding
solders
sliding
Copper
grain boundaries
79 Citations

Influence of Sn grain size and orientation on the thermomechanical response and reliability of Pb-free solder joints

Bieler, T. R., Jiang, H., Lehman, L. P., Kirkpatrick, T. & Cotts, E. J. 2006 Proceedings - Electronic Components and Technology Conference. Vol. 2006, p. 1462-1467 6 p. 1645849

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soldering alloys
Thermal expansion
Substrates
Tensile stress
Eutectics
12 Citations

On mechanical properties of the superconducting niobium

Zamiri, A., Pourboghrat, F., Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R., Barlat, F., Brem, J., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. Nov 5 2006 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 435-436, p. 658-665 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niobium
niobium
purity
mechanical properties
Mechanical properties
17 Citations

The effect of grain boundary normal on predicting microcrack nucleation using fracture initiation parameters in duplex TiAl

Fallahi, A., Mason, D. E., Kumar, D., Bieler, T. R. & Crimp, M. A. Sep 25 2006 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 432, 1-2, p. 281-291 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microcracks
Microcracks
Grain boundaries
Nucleation
grain boundaries
2005
29 Citations
hot working
Hot working
cavitation flow
Cavitation
misalignment
24 Citations

Anisotropic plasticity and cavity growth during upset forging of Ti-6Al-4V

Bieler, T., Goetz, R. L. & Semiatin, S. L. Sep 25 2005 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 405, 1-2, p. 201-213 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forging
Forging
plastic properties
Plasticity
Nucleation
59 Citations

Characterization of microstructure and crystal orientation of the tin phase in single shear lap Sn-3.5Ag solder joint specimens

Telang, A. U. & Bieler, T. R. May 2005 In : Scripta Materialia. 52, 10, p. 1027-1031 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tin
solders
Crystal orientation
Soldering alloys
tin
7 Citations
Grain boundary sliding
solders
sliding
ledges
slip
119 Citations
Microstructural evolution
heat treatment
textures
Textures
Aging of materials
33 Citations

Fracture initiation/propagation parameters for duplex TiAl grain boundaries based on twinning, slip, crystal orientation, and boundary misorientation

Bieler, T. R., Fallahi, A., Ng, B. C., Kumar, D., Crimp, M. A., Simkin, B. A., Zamiri, A., Pourboghrat, F. & Mason, D. E. Sep 2005 In : Intermetallics. 13, 9, p. 979-984 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Twinning
Microcracks
Crystal orientation
Grain boundaries
Burgers vector

Microstructural, mechanical and crystallographic texture evolutions in TI-6AL-4V

Zeng, L. & Bieler, T. R. 2005 MPMD Sixth Global Innovations Proceedings - Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Technologies for Transportation Industries and Powder Metall. Research and Development in the Transportation Industry. Bieler, T. R., Carsley, J. E., Fraser, H. L., Sears, J. W. & Smugeresky, J. E. (eds.). p. 261-266 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Textures
Wire
Fibers
Quenching
Mechanical properties
Innovation
4 Citations

Prediction of crack paths based upon detailed microstructure characterization in a neair-γ TiAl Alloy

Ng, B. C., Bieler, T. R., Crimp, M. A. & Mason, D. E. 2005 Materials Damage Prognosis - Proceedings of a Symposium of the Materials Science and Technology 2004 Conference. Larsen, J. M., Christodoulou, L., Calcaterra, J. R., Dent, M. L., Derriso, M. M., Hardman, W. J., Wayne Jones, J. & Rusa, S. M. (eds.). p. 307-314 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cracks
Microstructure
Crack propagation
Twinning
Microcracks
67 Citations

The orientation imaging microscopy of lead-free Sn-Ag solder joints

Telang, A. U. & Bieler, T. R. Jun 2005 In : JOM. 57, 6, p. 44-49 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grain boundary sliding
Tin
Nickel
Silver
Strain hardening
4 Citations

The role of special boundaries during solidification and microstructure evolution in lead free solder joints

Telang, A. U. & Bieler, T. R. 2005 Materials Science Forum. PART 2 ed. Vol. 495-497, p. 1419-1424 6 p. (Materials Science Forum; vol. 495-497, no. PART 2)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Grain boundary sliding
Tin
Shear bands
Fatigue damage
Thermal cycling
2004
91 Citations

Grain-boundary character and grain growth in bulk tin and bulk lead-free solder alloys

Telang, A. U., Bieler, T. R., Lucas, J. P., Subramanian, K. N., Lehman, L. P., Xing, Y. & Cotts, E. J. Dec 2004 In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 33, 12, p. 1412-1423 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tin
solders
Grain growth
Soldering alloys
tin
29 Citations

The role of mechanical twinning on microcrack nucleation and crack propagation in a near-γ TiAl alloy

Ng, B. C., Simkin, B. A., Crimp, M. A. & Bieler, T. R. Dec 2004 In : Intermetallics. 12, 12, p. 1317-1323 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Twinning
Microcracks
Crack propagation
Nucleation
Cracks
2003
31 Citations

A factor to predict microcrack nucleation at γ-γ grain boundaries in TiAl

Simkin, B. A., Crimp, M. A. & Bieler, T. R. Jul 2003 In : Scripta Materialia. 49, 2, p. 149-154 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microcracks
Microcracks
Microcracking
Grain boundaries
Nucleation
53 Citations

A method to determine the orientation of the high-temperature beta phse from measured EBSD data for the low-temperature alpha phase in Ti-6Al-4V

Glavicic, M. G., Kobryn, P. A., Bieler, T. R. & Semiatin, S. L. Apr 15 2003 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 346, 1-2, p. 50-59 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron diffraction
phase transformations
textures
diffraction
electrons
49 Citations

An automated method to determine the orientation of the high-temperature beta phase from measured EBSD data for the low-temperature alpha-phase in Ti-6Al-4V

Glavicic, M. G., Kobryn, P. A., Bieler, T. R. & Semiatin, S. L. Jun 25 2003 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 351, 1-2, p. 258-264 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron diffraction
diffraction
phase transformations
Grain boundaries
electrons
27 Citations

Comparisons of Experimental and Computed Crystal Rotations Caused by Slip in Crept and Thermomechanically Fatigued Dual-Shear Eutectic Sn-Ag Solder Joints

Telang, A. U., Bieler, T. R., Mason, D. E. & Subramanian, K. N. Dec 2003 In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 32, 12, p. 1455-1462 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solders
eutectics
Soldering alloys
Eutectics
Creep
70 Citations

Evaluation of creep behavior of near-eutectic Sn-Ag solders containing small amount of alloy additions

Guo, F., Choi, S., Subramanian, K. N., Bieler, T. R., Lucas, J. P., Achari, A. & Paruchuri, M. Jun 25 2003 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 351, 1-2, p. 190-199 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solders
eutectics
Soldering alloys
Eutectics
Creep
8 Citations

Mechanical properties, microstructure, and texture of electron beam butt welds in high purity niobium

Jiang, H., Bieler, T. R., Compton, C. & Grimm, T. L. 2003 Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Chew, J., Lucas, P. & Webber, S. (eds.). Vol. 2, p. 1359-1361 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Niobium
Electron beams
Welds
Textures
Mechanical properties
2 Citations

Microcrack Nucleation and Crack Propagation in Equiaxed γ TiAl

Crimp, M. A., Ng, B. C., Simkin, B. A. & Bieler, T. R. 2003 Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. George, E. P., Inui, H., Mills, M. J. & Eggeler, G. (eds.). Vol. 753, p. 143-148 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Microcracks
Crack propagation
Nucleation
Electrons
Imaging techniques
1 Citations

Microscale characterization of deformation defects in bulk intermetallics alloys using electron channeling contrast imaging

Crimp, M. A., Simkin, B. A., Ng, B. C., Mason, D. E. & Bieler, T. R. 2003 In : Materials Science Forum. 426-432, 3, p. 1885-1890 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microbalances
Intermetallics
intermetallics
Imaging techniques
Defects
33 Citations

Orientation determination and defect analysis in the near-cubic intermetallic γ-TiAl using SACP, ECCI, and EBSD

Simkin, B. A., Ng, B. C., Bieler, T. R., Crimp, M. A. & Mason, D. E. Mar 2003 In : Intermetallics. 11, 3, p. 215-223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron diffraction
Crystal orientation
Intermetallics
Crystal defects
Imaging techniques
3 Citations

Studies of twin activity at crack tips in near-gamma TiAL using electron channeling contrast imaging

Ng, B. C., Crimp, M. A., Bieler, T. R. & Mason, D. E. 2003 Gamma Titanium Aluminides 2003. Kim, Y. W., Clemens, H. & Rosenberger, A. H. (eds.). p. 503-508 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Crack tips
Cracks
Imaging techniques
Electrons
Toughness

TMS Annual Meeting: Preface

Jin, Z., Beaudoin, A., Bieler, T. R. & Radakrishnan, B. 2003 TMS Annual Meeting. Jin, Z., Beaudoin, A., Bieler, T. A. & Radhakrishnan, B. (eds.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2002
44 Citations

Microstructural characterization of damage in thermomechanically fatigued Sn-Ag based solder joints

Choi, S., Lee, J. G., Subramanian, K. N., Lucas, J. P. & Bieler, T. R. Apr 2002 In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 31, 4, p. 292-297 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solders
Soldering alloys
damage
Grain boundary sliding
ramps