Kevin Laws

Senior Lecturer

ABOUT ME

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Project Manager, ARC Centre of Excellence for Design in Light Metals, 2009-
Postdoctoral Fellowship, School of Materials Science & Engineering, UNSW, 2008-
Visiting Scientist, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland, 2010
Visiting Scientist, United States Air Force Research Laboratories, Dayton, Ohio, USA, 2011

RESEARCH

RESEARCH CONTRIBUTION

Most significant contributions are in the design, discovery and development of amorphous alloys (bulk metallic glasses) and their associated processing, thermal and mechanical properties. Areas of research focus include design and development of Mg- and Al-based metallic glasses for structural and functional applications, amorphous alloy matrix composites, die-casting, strip casting and post production processing of bulk metallic glasses. Recognition of this research includes: 30+ papers in refereed international journals, ~$100k research and infrastructure funding since 2008 and have co-supervised 10 honours and 6 PhD students in the past 4 years.

TEACHING & OUTREACH

TEACHING CONTRIBUTIONS

Current course co-ordinator for Welding and Joining Processes, guest lecturer for polymer engineering and demonstrator for foundry casting, rolling and mechanical testing. Also contribute to honours and PhD student thesis supervision.

AWARDS AND MEMBERSHIPS

ARC Centre of Excellence Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, 2007-
Invited Research Position; Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 2010
Invited Research Position; US Air Force Research Laboratory, 2011
Member of Institute of Engineers, Australia 2003-
Member of Society of Automotive Engineers-International 2001-

Book Chapters
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Miskovic DM; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2021, 'Metallic glasses', in Structural Biomaterials, Elsevier, pp. 275 - 300, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-818831-6.00005-7
2021
Laws KJ; Shamlaye KF; Löffler JF; Ferry M, 2016, 'Developments in High Magnesium-Content Bulk Metallic Glasses and Future Possibilities', in Magnesium Technology 2016, Springer International Publishing, pp. 13 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-48114-2_5
2016
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson MA; Ferry M, 2013, 'Fabrication of bulk metallic glass composite with high magnesium content', in TMS 2013 142nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Annual Meeting, pp. 247 - 252, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118663547.ch31
2013
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson MA; Ferry M, 2013, 'Fabrication of Bulk Metallic Glass Composite with High Magnesium Content', in TMS2013 Supplemental Proceedings, pp. 245 - 252, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118663547.ch31
2013
Shamlaye KF; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2013, 'Bulk Metallic Glass Composites Fabricated within the Supercooled Liquid Region', in Proceedings of the 8th Pacific Rim International Congress on Advanced Materials and Processing, Springer International Publishing, pp. 3221 - 3228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-48764-9_397
2013
Conference Abstracts
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Brown AD; Wang F; Laws KJ; Eakins D; Chapman DJ; Hazell PJ; Ferry M; Escobedo JP, 2015, 'Effect of chemical composition on the shock response of Zr-based metallic glasses', in APS Shock Compression of Condensed Matter Meeting Abstracts, Vol. 1, pp. 6002 - 6002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4971657
2015
Wang F; Laws KJ; Trujillo CP; Brown AD; Cerreta EK; Hazell PJ; Quadir MZ; Ferry M; Escobedo JP, 2015, 'Effects of chemical composition and test conditions on the dynamic tensile response of Zr-based metallic glasses', in APS Shock Compression of Condensed Matter Meeting Abstracts, Vol. 1, pp. 1051 - 1051, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4971656
2015
Conference Papers
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Wahid MFM; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2020, 'Crystallization kinetics and fragility of al-based amorphous alloy', in Materials Science Forum, pp. 3 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.1010.3
2020
Fitri MWM; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2018, 'Structural study of Al-based amorphous alloy', in AIP Conference Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5080919
2018
Conway PLJ; Shaw AL; Bassman L; Ferry M; Laws KJ, 2017, 'Stabilisation of disordered bcc phases in magnesium-rare earth alloys', in Minerals, Metals and Materials Series, pp. 497 - 503, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-52392-7_68
2017
Laws KJ; Shamlaye KF; Loeffler JF; Ferry M, 2016, 'DEVELOPMENTS IN HIGH MAGNESIUM-CONTENT BULK METALLIC GLASSES AND FUTURE POSSIBILITIES', in Singh A; Solanki K; Manuel MV; Neelameggham NR (eds.), MAGNESIUM TECHNOLOGY 2016, JOHN WILEY & SONS INC, Nashville, TN, pp. 13 - 14, presented at Magnesium Technology Symposium held during the 145th TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Nashville, TN, 14 February 2016 - 18 February 2016, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000579364900005&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
2016
Wang F; Laws K; Martinez D; Trujillo CP; Brown AD; Cerreta EK; Hazell PJ; Ferry M; Quadir MZ; Jiang J; Escobedo-Diaz JP, 2015, 'Effects of chemical composition and test conditions on the dynamic tensile response of Zr-based metallic glasses', in AIP Conference Proceedings 2017, American Institute of Physics, Tampa Bay, Florida, presented at SHOCK COMPRESSION OF CONDENSED MATTER - 2015: Proceedings of the Conference of the American Physical Society Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, Tampa Bay, Florida, 14 June 2015 - 19 June 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4971656
2015
Escobedo-Diaz JP; Chapman DJ; Laws KJ; Brown AD; Wang F; Eakins D; Hazell PJ; Ferry M, 2015, 'Effects of chemical composition on the shock response of Zr-based metallic glasses', in AIP Conference Proceedings 2017, American Institute of Physics, Tampa Bay, Florida, presented at SHOCK COMPRESSION OF CONDENSED MATTER - 2015: Proceedings of the Conference of the American Physical Society Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, Tampa Bay, Florida, 14 June 2015 - 19 June 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4971657
2015
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson M; Ferry M, 2014, 'Production of mg-based bulk metallic glass composites with high magnesium content', in Materials Science Forum, pp. 263 - 267, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.773-774.263
2014
Shamlaye KF; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2014, 'Fabrication of bulk metallic glass composites at low processing temperatures', in Materials Science Forum, pp. 461 - 465, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.773-774.461
2014
Cao Y; Laws K; Ferry M, 2014, 'Optimization of glass forming ability of Al-Ni-Si alloys by a thermodynamic and kinetic approach', in Materials Science Forum, pp. 466 - 470, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.773-774.466
2014
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson MA; Ferry M, 2013, 'Fabrication of bulk metallic glass composite with high magnesium content', in TMS Annual Meeting, Minerals, Metals & Materials Society, San Antonio, TX; United States, pp. 247 - 252, presented at 142nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition: Linking Science and Technology for Global Solutions, TMS 2013, San Antonio, TX; United States, 03 March 2013 - 07 March 2013
2013
Wahid MFM; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2013, 'Effect of transition metals in the development of Al-Cu-Mg based metallic glass', in Materials Research Innovations, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1432891713Z.000000000310
2013
Shamlaye KF; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2013, 'Bulk metallic glass composites fabricated within the supercooled liquid region', in 8th Pacific Rim International Congress on Advanced Materials and Processing 2013, PRICM 8, pp. 3221 - 3228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118792148.ch397
2013
Ferry M; Xu W; Quadir MZ; Zinnia N; Afrin Zinnia N; Mateescu NM; Laws KJ; Robin L; Bassman LC; Cairney JW; Humphreys J; Albou A; Driver JH, 2012, '3D-EBSD Studies of Deformation, Recrystallization and Phase Transformations', in Materials Science Forum, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, pp. 41 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.715-716.41
2012
Cao Y; Laws K; Kirkland N; Boughton P; McLennan S; Birbilis N; Ferry M, 2011, 'Magnesium-based bio-absorbable metallic glasses', in 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials
2011
Ferry M; Quadir MZ; Afrin N; Bassman L; George C; McMahon C; Xu W; Laws KJ, 2011, 'The application of 3D-EBSD for investigating texture development in metals and alloys', in Textures of Materials, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Zurich-Durnten, Switzerland, pp. 469 - 474, presented at 16th International Conference on Textures of Materials, ICOTOM 16, Mumbai, India, 12 December 2011 - 17 December 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.702-703.469
2011
Laws KJ; Shamlaye K; Gun B; Wong K; Ferry M, 2010, 'The prediction of glass-forming compositions in metallic systems – the development of new bulk metallic glasses', in Materials Science Forum, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, pp. 1637 - 1641, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.638-642.1637
2010
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2007, 'The production and elevated temperature deformation characteristics of Ca65Mg15Zn20 bulk metallic glass', in Materials Forum, pp. 132 - 135
2007
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2007, 'The production and elevated temperature properties of Ca65 Mg15 Zn20 bulk metallic glass', in Materials Science Forum, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, pp. 1263 - 1266
2007
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2007, 'The production and elevated temperature characteristics of Ca65 Mg15 Zn20 bulk metallic glass', in Materials Forum, Institute of Materials Engineering, Australasia Ltd, pp. 132 - 135
2007
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2006, 'Elevated temperature mechanical behaviour of Mg-based amorphous alloys produced by low-pressure die-casting', in 4th International symposium on Bulk Metallic Glasses, San Antonio, Texas, pp. 51 - 56, presented at 4th International symposium on Bulk Metallic Glasses, San Antonio, Texas, 12 March 2006 - 16 March 2006
2006
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2006, 'Production of high quality bulk metallic glass components by low pressure die Casting', in 4th International symposium on Bulk Metallic Glasses, San Antonio, Texas, pp. 119 - 126, presented at 4th International symposium on Bulk Metallic Glasses, San Antonio, Texas, 12 March 2006 - 16 March 2006
2006
Conference Presentations
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Mahjoub R; laws ; ferry , 2017, 'Hydrogen and amorphous alloys: friends or foes?', presented at RQ16, Leoben, Austria, 27 August 2017 - 01 September 2017, http://rq16.unileoben.ac.at/de/5774/
2017
Mahjoub R; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2014, 'Ab initio Calculation of Configurational and Vibrational Entropies of Amorphous Alloys', presented at 3rd biennial conference of the Combined Australian Materials Societies, Sydney, Australia, 26 November 2014 - 28 November 2014
2014
Journal articles
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Jilani S; Koloadin LS; Miskovic DM; Laws KJ, 2021, 'Solvent-rich magnesium-based bulk metallic glasses in the Mg–Pd–Ca and Mg–Pd–Yb alloy systems', Scripta Materialia, vol. 204, pp. 114120 - 114120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2021.114120
2021
Lee M; Muránsky O; Karatchevtseva I; Huang H; Laws KJ, 2021, 'Corrosion performance of Ni-based structural alloys for applications in molten-salt based energy systems: Experiment & numerical validation', Corrosion Science, vol. 190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2021.109607
2021
Hwang E; Cuddy E; Lin J; Kaufman JL; Shaw A; Conway PLJ; Pribram-Jones A; Laws KJ; Bassman L, 2021, 'Predicting ductility in quaternary B2 -like alloys', Physical Review Materials, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.5.033604
2021
Joress H; Decost BL; Sarker S; Braun TM; Jilani S; Smith R; Ward L; Laws KJ; Mehta A; Hattrick-Simpers JR, 2020, 'A High-Throughput Structural and Electrochemical Study of Metallic Glass Formation in Ni-Ti-Al', ACS Combinatorial Science, vol. 22, pp. 330 - 338, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acscombsci.9b00215
2020
Chen Y; Tang C; Laws K; Zhu Q; Ferry M, 2020, 'Zr-Co-Al bulk metallic glass composites containing B2 ZrCo via rapid quenching and annealing', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 820, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.153079
2020
Sun Q; Miskovic DM; Laws K; Kong H; Geng X; Ferry M, 2020, 'Transition towards ultrastable metallic glasses in Zr-based thin films', Applied Surface Science, vol. 533, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2020.147453
2020
Ikeuchi D; King DJM; Laws KJ; Knowles AJ; Aughterson RD; Lumpkin GR; Obbard EG, 2019, 'Cr-Mo-V-W: A new refractory and transition metal high-entropy alloy system', Scripta Materialia, vol. 158, pp. 141 - 145, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2018.08.045
2019
Tang C; Laws K; Ferry M, 2018, 'Atomistic origin of stress overshoots and serrations in a CuZr metallic glass', Materialia, vol. 1, pp. 121 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mtla.2018.04.005
2018
Lu BF; Kong LT; Laws KJ; Xu WQ; Jiang Z; Huang YY; Ferry M; Li JF; Zhou YH, 2018, 'EXAFS and molecular dynamics simulation studies of Cu-Zr metallic glass: Short-to-medium range order and glass forming ability', Materials Characterization, vol. 141, pp. 41 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2018.04.036
2018
Mahjoub R; Laws KJ; Stanford N; Ferry M, 2018, 'General trends between solute segregation tendency and grain boundary character in aluminum - An ab inito study', Acta Materialia, vol. 158, pp. 257 - 268, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2018.07.069
2018
Ren F; Ward L; Williams T; Laws KJ; Wolverton C; Hattrick-Simpers J; Mehta A, 2018, 'Accelerated discovery of metallic glasses through iteration of machine learning and high-throughput experiments', Science Advances, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aaq1566
2018
Mahjoub R; XU W; LAWS KJL; Ferry M, 2017, 'Ab initio study of the likely orientation relationships of interphase and homophase interfaces in a two-phase HCP + BCC Mg-Li alloy', Computational Materials Science, vol. 139C, pp. 406 - 4011, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2017.08.026
2017
Laws KJ; Shamlaye KF; Granata D; Koloadin LS; Löffler JF, 2017, 'Electron-band theory inspired design of magnesium-precious metal bulk metallic glasses with high thermal stability and extended ductility', Scientific Reports, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-03643-7
2017
Aron-Dine S; Pomrehn GS; Pribram-Jones A; Laws KJ; Bassman L, 2017, 'First-principles investigation of structural and magnetic disorder in CuNiMnAl and CuNiMnSn Heusler alloys', Physical Review B, vol. 95, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.024108
2017
Kaufman JL; Pomrehn GS; Pribram-Jones A; Mahjoub R; Ferry M; Laws KJ; Bassman L, 2017, 'Stacking fault energies of nondilute binary alloys using special quasirandom structures', Physical Review B, vol. 95, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.094112
2017
Hamilton NE; Mahjoub R; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2017, 'A blended NPT/NVT scheme for simulating metallic glasses', Computational Materials Science, vol. 130, pp. 130 - 137, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2017.01.006
2017
Miskovic DM; Pohl K; Birbilis N; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2017, 'Formation of a phosphate conversion coating on bioresorbable Mg-based metallic glasses and its effect on corrosion performance', Corrosion Science, vol. 129, pp. 214 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2017.10.014
2017
Shamlaye KF; Laws KJ; Löffler JF, 2017, 'Exceptionally broad bulk metallic glass formation in the Mg–Cu–Yb system', Acta Materialia, vol. 128, pp. 188 - 196, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2017.02.013
2017
Mahjoub R; laws ; laws KJL; ferry M, 2017, 'Amorphous phase stability and the interplay between electronic structure and topology', Acta Materialia, vol. 131, pp. 131 - 140, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2017.03.070
2017
Mahjoub R; Laws KJ; Hamilton NE; Granata D; Ferry M, 2016, 'An atomic-scale insight into the effects of hydrogen microalloying on the glass-forming ability and ductility of Zr-based bulk metallic glasses', Computational Materials Science, vol. 125, pp. 197 - 205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2016.08.049
2016
Shamlaye KF; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2016, 'Supercooled liquid fusion of carbon fibre-bulk metallic glass composites with superplastic forming properties', Scripta Materialia, vol. 111, pp. 127 - 130, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2015.08.001
2016
Mahjoub R; Hamilton NE; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2016, 'Softening of phonon spectra in metallic glasses', njp computational materials, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npjcompumats.2016.29
2016
Hou L; Raveggi M; Chen XB; Xu W; Laws KJ; Wei Y; Ferry M; Birbilis N, 2016, 'Investigating the passivity and dissolution of a corrosion resistant Mg-33at.%Li alloy in aqueous chloride using online ICP-MS', Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 163, pp. C324 - C329, http://dx.doi.org/10.1149/2.0871606jes
2016
Miskovic DM; Pohl K; Birbilis N; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2016, 'Examining the elemental contribution towards the biodegradation of Mg-Zn-Ca ternary metallic glasses', Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol. 4, pp. 2679 - 2690, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6tb00342g
2016
Laws KJ; Granata D; Löffler JF, 2016, 'Alloy design strategies for sustained ductility in Mg-based amorphous alloys - Tackling structural relaxation', Acta Materialia, vol. 103, pp. 735 - 745, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2015.08.077
2016
Mahjoub R; Laws KJ; Scicluna JP; Daniels JE; Ferry M, 2015, 'A first principles molecular dynamics study of the relationship between atomic structure and elastic properties of Mg-Zn-Ca amorphous alloys', Computational Materials Science, vol. 96, pp. 246 - 255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2014.09.019
2015
Laws KJ; Miracle DB; Ferry M, 2015, 'A predictive structural model for bulk metallic glasses', Nature Communications, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms9123
2015
Mahjoub R; Xu W; Gun B; Laws KJ; Kong LT; Li JF; Ferry M, 2015, 'Heterogeneous nucleation at inoculant particles in a glass forming alloy: an ab initio molecular dynamics investigation of interfacial properties and local chemical bonding', Computational Materials Science, vol. 108, pp. 94 - 102, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2015.06.008
2015
Laws KJ; Crosby C; Sridhar A; Conway P; Koloadin LS; Zhao M; Aron-Dine S; Bassman LC, 2015, 'High entropy brasses and bronzes - Microstructure, phase evolution and properties', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 650, pp. 949 - 961, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.07.285
2015
Thurnheer P; Maaß R; Laws KJ; Pogatscher S; Löffler JF, 2015, 'Dynamic properties of major shear bands in Zr-Cu-Al bulk metallic glasses', Acta Materialia, vol. 96, pp. 428 - 436, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2015.05.028
2015
Chu D; Lashgari H; Jiang Y; Ferry M; Laws K; Xie S; Sun H; Li S, 2014, 'Recent progress in high Bs and low Hc Fe-based nanocrystalline alloys', Nanotechnology Reviews, vol. 3, pp. 153 - 159, http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/ntrev-2013-0030
2014
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson MA; Ferry M, 2014, 'Fabrication of an in situ bulk metallic glass composite with high magnesium content', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 45, pp. 2352 - 2356, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-013-2084-1
2014
Laws KJ; Cao JD; Reddy C; Shamlaye KF; Gun B; Ferry M, 2014, 'Ultra magnesium-rich, low-density Mg-Ni-Ca bulk metallic glasses', Scripta Materialia, vol. 88, pp. 37 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2014.06.002
2014
Biletska O; Laws KJ; Gibson MA; Ferry M, 2013, 'Fabrication of an InSitu Bulk Metallic Glass Composite with High Magnesium Content', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, pp. 1 - 5
2013
Cao JD; Laws KJ; Liu C; Ferry M, 2013, 'Thermoplastic formability of CaMgZn bulk metallic glasses for biomedical applications', International Journal of Materials and Product Technology, vol. 47, pp. 233 - 240, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJMPT.2013.058962
2013
Zhou X; Ralston KD; Laws KJ; Cao JD; Gupta RK; Ferry M; Birbilis N, 2013, 'Effect of the degree of crystallinity on the electrochemical behavior of Mg65Cu25Y10 and Mg70Zn 25Ca5 bulk metallic glasses', Corrosion, vol. 69, pp. 781 - 792, http://dx.doi.org/10.5006/0870
2013
Ferry M; Laws KJ; White C; Miskovic DM; Shamlaye KF; Xu W; Biletska O, 2013, 'Recent developments in ductile bulk metallic glass composites', MRS Communications, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/mrc.2012.32
2013
Laws KJ; Shamlaye KF; Ferry M, 2012, 'ChemInform Abstract: Synthesis of Ag-Based Bulk Metallic Glass in the Ag-Mg-Ca-[Cu] Alloy System.', ChemInform, vol. 43, pp. no - no, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201209004
2012
Laws KJ; Saxey DW; McKenzie WR; Marceau RKW; Gun B; Ringer SP; Ferry M, 2012, 'Analysis of dynamic segregation and crystallisation in Mg65Cu25Y10 bulk metallic glass using atom probe tomography', Materials Science and Engineering A - Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, vol. 556, pp. 558 - 566, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2012.07.026
2012
Miracle DB; Laws KJ; Senkov ON; Wilks GB, 2012, 'Partial coordination numbers in binary metallic glasses', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 43, pp. 2649 - 2661, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-011-1002-7
2012
Cao J; Kirkland N; Laws KJ; Birbilis N; Ferry M, 2012, 'Ca-Mg-Zn bulk metallic glasses as bioresorbable metals', ACTA Biomaterialia, vol. 8, pp. 2375 - 2383, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2012.03.009
2012
Cao J; Martens P; Laws KJ; Boughton PC; Ferry M, 2012, 'Quantitative in vitro assessment of Mg65 Zn30 Ca5 degradation and its effect on cell viability', Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B - Applied Biomaterials, vol. 101B, pp. 43 - 49, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.32811
2012
Xu W; Zheng R; Laws KJ; Ringer SP; Ferry M, 2011, 'In situ formation of crystalline flakes in Mg-based metallic glass composites by controlled inoculation', Acta Materialia, vol. 59, pp. 7776 - 7786, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2011.08.044
2011
Laws KJ; Shamlaye KF; Gun B; Ferry M, 2010, 'ChemInform Abstract: Synthesis of Copper-Based Bulk Metallic Glasses in the Ternary Cu—Mg—Ca System.', ChemInform, vol. 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201005214
2010
Gun B; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2010, 'Viscosity-related properties of Mg65Cu25Y10 bulk metallic glass determined by uniaxial tension in the supercooled liquid region', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 496, pp. 582 - 588, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2010.02.116
2010
Xu W; Zheng R; Laws KJ; Ferry M; Robin L, 2010, 'Phase redistribution in an in-situ Mg-based bulk metallic glass composite during deformation in the supercooled liquid region', Scripta Materialia, vol. 63, pp. 556 - 559, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2010.05.029
2010
Laws KJ; Shamlaye K; Wong K; Gun B; Ferry M, 2010, 'Prediction of glass forming compositions in metallic systems: copper-based bulk metallic glasses in the Cu-Mg-Ca system', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A Journal, vol. 41A, pp. 1699 - 1705, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-010-0274-7
2010
Laws KJ; Xu W; Privat K; Ferry M; Robin L, 2010, 'The three dimensional structure of Mg-rich plates in as-cast Mg-based bulk metallic glass composites', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A Journal, vol. 41A, pp. 1691 - 1698, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-009-9989-8
2010
Xu W; Robin L; Zheng R; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2010, 'Erratum: Phase redistribution in an in situ Mg-based bulk metallic glass composite during deformation in the supercooled liquid region (Scripta Materialia (2010) 63 (556-559))', Scripta Materialia, vol. 63, pp. 903, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2010.06.043
2010
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2009, 'Influence of casting parameters on the critical casting size of bulk metallic glass', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A - Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 40, pp. 2377 - 2387, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-009-9929-7
2009
Laws KJ; Shamlaye K; Gun B; Ferry M, 2009, 'Synthesis of copper-based bulk metallic glasses in the ternary Cu-Mg-Ca system', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 486, pp. L27 - L29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2009.06.205
2009
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2008, 'Mechanical stability of Ca65Mg15Zn20 bulk metallic glass during deformation in the supercooled liquid region', Materials Science and Engineering A - Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, vol. 480, pp. 198 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2007.07.034
2008
Laws KJ; Ferry M; Burgess T, 2008, 'Effect of loading rate on the serrated flow of a bulk metallic glass during nanoindentation', ACTA Materialia, vol. 56, pp. 4829 - 4835, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2008.05.039
2008
Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2008, 'Large-scale production of Ca65Mg15Zn20 bulk metallic glass samples by low-pressure die-casting', Materials Science and Engineering A - Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, vol. 475, pp. 348 - 354, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2007.04.059
2008
Gun B; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2007, 'Elevated temperature flow behaviour of a Mg-based bulk metallic glass', Materials Science and Engineering A - Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, vol. 471, pp. 130 - 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2007.02.121
2007
Gun B; Laws KJ; Ferry M, 2006, 'Superplastic flow of a Mg-based bulk metallic glass in the supercooled liquid region', Journal of Non - Crystalline Solids, vol. 352, pp. 3896 - 3902, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2006.06.023
2006
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Laws KJ; Gun B; Ferry M, 2006, 'Effect of die-casting parameters on the production of high quality bulk metallic glass samples', Materials Science and Engineering A - Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, vol. 425, pp. 114 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2006.03.037
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Design, development and characterisation of application-specific alloys, compositionally complex and multicomponent alloy materials. Design of coloured alloys and intermetallic compounds. Design of metallic glasses for structural and functional applications, amorphous alloy matrix composites. Die-casting, strip casting, continuous casting, hot and cold forging, thermo-mechanical and post-production processing of alloy materials.