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  • S. Lee, T. Berman, C. Yildirim, C. Detlefs, J. Allison, A. Bucsek, Multiscale, multimodal characterization of recrystallized and non-recrystallized grains during in-situ annealing in a Mg-Zn-Ca alloy, (under review).

  • W. Li, H. Sharma, P. Kenesei, S. Ravi, H. Sehitoglu, A. Bucsek, Resolving intragranular stress fields in plastically deformed titanium using point-focused high-energy diffraction microscopy, (under review). (Invited article.)

  • W. Li, S. Lee, T. Zhang, D. Pagan, L. Casalena, M.J. Mills, A.P. Stebner, A. Bucsek, 3D in-situ characterization of dislocation density in nickel-titanium shape memory alloys using high-energy diffraction microscopy, (under review).

  • A. Pelton, B. Berg, P. Saffari, A. Stebner, A. Bucsek, Pre-strain and Mean Strain Effects on the Fatigue Behavior of Superelastic Nitinol Medical Devices, Shape Memory and Superelasticity. (2022) 1–21.

  • R. Roumina, S. Lee, T. Berman, K. Shanks, J. Allison, A. Bucsek, The dynamics of recrystallized grains during static recrystallization in a hot-compressed Mg-3.2Zn-0.1Ca wt.% alloy using in-situ far field high-energy diffraction microscopy, Acta Mat. (2022).

  • F. Xiao, A. Bucsek, X. Jin, M. Porta, A. Planes, Giant elastic response and ultra-stable elastocaloric effect in tweed textured Fe-Pd single crystals, Acta Mat. (2021).

  • A. Prakash, T. Wang, A. Bucsek, T.K. Truttmann, A. Fali, M. Cotrufo, H. Yun, J.-W. Kim, P.J. Ryan, K.A. Mkhoyan, A. Alù, Y. Abate, R.D. James, B. Jalan, Self-Assembled Periodic Nanostructures Using Martensitic Phase Transformations, Nano Lett. 21 (2021) 1246–1252.

  • A. Bucsek, W. Nunn, B. Jalan, R.D. James, Energy Conversion by Phase Transformation in the Small-Temperature-Difference Regime, Annu. Rev. Mater. Res. 50 (2020).

  • A. Bucsek, W. Nunn, M. Verdugo, B. Jalan, R. James, “Direct Conversion of Heat to Electricity Using First-Order Phase Transformations in Ferroelectrics,” PR Applied, 12(3), 2019.

  • A. Bucsek, H. Seiner, H. Simons, C. Yildirim, P. Cook, M. Kustal, H. Poulsen, C. Detlefs, A.P. Stebner, “Sub-surface measurements of the austenite microstructure in response to martensitic phase transformation,” Acta Mat., vol. 179, 2019.

  • A. Bucsek, D.C. Pagan, L. Casalena, Y. Chumlyakov, M.J. Mills, A.P. Stebner, “The micromechanics behind load-induced twin rearrangement in martensitic nickel-titanium,” J. Mech. Phys. Solids, vol. 124, 2019.

  • A. Bucsek, L. Casalena, D.C. Pagan, P.P. Paul Y. Chumlyakov, M.J. Mills, A.P. Stebner, “Three-dimensional in situ characterization of phase transformation induced austenite grain refinement in nickel-titanium,” Scripta Mat., vol. 162C, 2019.

  • T. Wang, A. Prakash, Y. Dong, T. Truttmann, A. Bucsek, R. James, D.D. Fong, J.W. Kim, P.J. Ryan, H. Zhou, T. Birol, B. Jalan, “Strain-engineered phases of SrSnO¬3 with 300% mobility enhancement,” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces (accepted).

  • A. Bucsek, D. Dale, J.-Y. Ko, Y. Chumlyakov, A.P. Stebner, “Measuring stress-induced martensite microstructures using far-field high-energy diffraction microscopy,” Acta Crystallographica Section A, vol. 74, 2018. (Featured cover article)

  • L. Casalena, A.NBucsek, G. Hommer, G.S. Bigelow, D.C. Pagan, M. Obstalecki, J.P.C. Ruff, R.D. Noebe, M.J. Mills, A.P. Stebner, “Multimodal structure-property characterizations of a high-strength superelastic NiTi-1Hf alloy,” Advanced Engineering Materials, 2018.

  • A. Bucsek, H. Paranjape, A.P. Stebner, “Myths and truths of Nitinol mechanics: elasticity and tension-compression asymmetry,” Shape Mem. Superelasticity, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 264–271, 2016.

  • A. Bucsek, G. A. Hudish, G. S. Bigelow, R. D. Noebe, and A. P. Stebner, “Composition, compatibility, and the functional performances of ternary NiTiX high-temperature shape memory alloys,” Shape Mem. Superelasticity, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 62–79, 2016.

  • A. Bucsek, F. Alisafaei, C.-S. Han, and N. Lakhera, “On thresholds in the indentation size effect of polymers,” Polym. Bull., vol. 73, no. 3, pp. 763–772, 2015.