Publications sorted by year

Mechanics vs. Energy/Environment related Materials and Systems

  1. Xi Chen*, Ming Y. He, I. Spitsberg, Norman A. Fleck, John W. Hutchinson and Anthony G. Evans, Mechanisms governing the high temperature erosion of thermal barrier coatings used in gas turbines, Wear, 2004, 256: 735-746.
  2. Xi Chen*, John W. Hutchinson and Anthony G. Evans, Simulation of the high temperature impression of thermal barrier coatings with columnar microstructure, Acta Materialia, 2004, 52: 565-571.


  1. Vernita Gordon, Xi Chen, John W. Hutchinson A. R. Bausch, M. Marquez, and David A. Weitz, Self-assembled inflated polymer membrane capsules Inflated by osmotic pressure, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2004, 126: 14117-14122.

Nanoindentation and Impact/Contact Mechanics 

  1. Xi Chen* and John W. Hutchinson, Herringbone buckling patterns of compressed thin films on compliant substrates, Journal of Applied Mechanics 2004, 71: 597-603.
  2. Xi Chen* and John W. Hutchinson, A family of herringbone patterns in thin films, Scripta Materialia, 2004, 50: 797-801.


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