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Prof Ping Xiao - publications

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  • Chen, Y., Zhao, X., Bai, M., Yang, L., Li, C., Wang, Y. L., ... Xiao, P. (2017). A mechanistic understanding on rumpling of a NiCoCrAlY bond coat for thermal barrier coating applications. Acta Materialia. . Publication link: 95359148-6362-42bf-889c-2822d605c27b
  • Yang, L., Peng, D., Zhao, C., Xing, C., Guo, F., Yao, Z., ... Xiao, P. (2017). Evaluation of the in-depth temperature sensing performance of Eu- and Dy-doped YSZ in air plasma sprayed thermal barrier coatings. Surface and Coatings Technology, 316, 210–218. DOI: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2017.03.029. Publication link: 048f816a-e793-474a-ab2c-5361968f7bec
  • Zeng, Y., Wang, D., Xiong, X., Zhang, X., Withers, P., Sun, W., ... Xiao, P. (2017). Highly ablation resistant Zr0.8Ti0.2C0.74B0.26 carbide for extremely oxidizing environments up to 3000 °C. Nature communications. . Publication link: 20cb624e-48b1-4633-91e3-0c0e09eb0f5d




  • Wu, L., Wu, L. T., Wu, R. T., Zhao, X., & Xiao, P. (2014). Microstructure parameters affecting interfacial adhesion of thermal barrier coatings by the EB-PVD method. Materials Science and Engineering A, 594, 193-202. DOI: 10.1016/j.msea.2013.11.054. Publication link: 09ad55d9-cd7f-4a2c-b2be-658ce33a6025
  • Wang, Y. F., Yang, F., & Xiao, P. (2014). Role and determining factor of substitutional defects on thermal conductivity: A study of La-2(Zr1-xBx)(2)O-7 (B = Hf, Ce, 0. Acta Materialia, 106-115. . Publication link: d961b4d6-6ce7-4f47-9b23-f62202a64bfb
  • Geng, X., Yang, F., Rohbeck, N., & Xiao, P. (2014). An Original Way to Investigate Silver Migration Through Silicon Carbide Coating in TRISO Particles. American Ceramic Society. Journal, 1979-1986. DOI: 10.1111/jace.12872. Publication link: d941cecc-8334-4a03-b05d-d3904f44666e
  • Rohbeck, N., & Xiao, P. (2014). Effects of thermal treatment on the mechanical integrity of silicon carbide in HTR fuel up to 2200 °c. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 451(1-3), 168-178. DOI: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2014.03.039. Publication link: cc327532-6bc4-4e0c-8e69-175583ee2935


  • Wang, Y., Yang, F., & Xiao, P. (2013). Rattlers or oxygen vacancies: Determinant of high temperature plateau thermal conductivity in doped pyrochlores. Applied Physics Letters, 102(14), [141902]. DOI: 10.1063/1.4801319. Publication link: 1ab7d5c9-c9d1-4932-b813-51831e334600


  • Guo, F., Javed, A., Shapiro, I. P., & Xiao, P. (2012). Effect of HCl concentration on the sintering behavior of 8mol% Y2O3 stabilized ZrO2 deposits produced by electrophoretic deposition (EPD). Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 32(1), 211-218. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2011.08.011. Publication link: ff84c769-f778-4f1a-9b97-894bb6efd0e6
  • Wang, Y., Yang, F., & Xiao, P. (2012). Glass-like thermal conductivities in (La 1-x1 Y x1) 2 (Zr 1-x2 Y x2) 2 O 7-x2 (x = x 1 + x 2, 0≤ x ≤ 1.0) solid solutions. Acta Materialia, 60(20), 7024-7033. DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2012.08.063. Publication link: 53aac63a-266b-4eaa-af25-58e67c174786
  • Zhao, Y., Shinmi, A., Zhao, X., Withers, P. J., Van Boxel, S., Markocsan, N., ... Xiao, P. (2012). Investigation of interfacial properties of atmospheric plasma sprayed thermal barrier coatings with four-point bending and computed tomography technique. Surface and Coatings Technology, 206(23), 4922-4929. DOI: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2012.05.099. Publication link: 55b8526b-b839-4ec1-947c-f99764cd2dbc
  • Yang, F., Zhao, X., & Xiao, P. (2012). The effects of temperature and composition on the thermal conductivities of [(ZrO 2) 1-x(CeO 2) x] 0.92(Y 2O 3) 0.08 (0 ≤ x ≤ 1) solid solutions. Acta Materialia, 60(3), 914-922. DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2011.10.030. Publication link: 19746a37-e34e-469c-b6af-ce21b5439f42
  • Wang, Y., Yang, F., & Xiao, P. (2012). Glass-like thermal conductivities in (La1-x1Yx1)(2)(Zr1-x2Yx2)(2)O7-x2 (x = x(1) + x(2), 0. Acta Materialia, 60(20), 7024-7033. . Publication link: 01c970a2-5af8-44db-b910-cdfdbafc18a6
  • Zhang, H., Lõpez-Honorato, E., Javed, A., Shapiro, I., & Xiao, P. (2012). A study of the microstructure and vickers indentation fracture toughness of silicon carbide coatings on triso fuel particles. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 95(3), 1086-1092. DOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2011.05044.x. Publication link: 2be5b4ee-e4b9-4359-8f73-1c87709056f4



  • López-Honorato, E., Fu, K., Meadows, P. J., Tan, J., & Xiao, P. (2010). Effect of Microstructure on the Resilience of Silicon Carbide to Palladium Attack. journal of the american ceramic society, 93(12), 4135-4141. . Publication link: 816b400d-6833-41ca-a13f-c08beabfe2a8
  • Shinmi, A., Zhao, X., & Xiao, P. (2010). Mechanical and electrical characterisation of a phase transformation in thermal barrier coatings. Surface and Coatings Technology, 205(7), 2678-2686. DOI: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2010.10.038. Publication link: 597e8543-bcf6-464e-93c6-7ae81ad1b867


  • Lopez Honorato, E., López-Honorato, E., Meadows, P. J., & Xiao, P. (2009). Fluidized bed chemical vapor deposition of pyrolytic carbon - I. Effect of deposition conditions on microstructure. Carbon, 47(2), 396-410. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2008.10.023. Publication link: c5f9b6df-db91-4242-87ea-aba100d27d2b
  • Lopez Honorato, E., López-Honorato, E., Tan, J., Meadows, P. J., Marsh, G., & Xiao, P. (2009). TRISO coated fuel particles with enhanced SiC properties. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 392(2), 219-224. DOI: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2009.03.013. Publication link: d143b2b7-45e4-4554-b064-5cfe281ff2b6
  • Lopez Honorato, E., López-Honorato, E., Meadows, P. J., Tan, J., Xiang, Y., & Xiao, P. (2009). Deposition of TRISO particles with superhard sic coatings and the characterization of anisotropy by Raman spectroscopy. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 131(4), [042905]. DOI: 10.1115/1.3095804. Publication link: 1e805613-8942-4eba-b6fe-3e5c3ad165e8
  • Lopez Honorato, E., Tan, J., Meadows, P. J., Zhang, D., Chen, X., López-Honorato, E., ... Xiao, P. (2009). Young's modulus measurements of SiC coatings on spherical particles by using nanoindentation. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 393(1), 22-29. DOI: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2009.05.001. Publication link: 4a162177-f0bb-4557-9dbf-c922dd2a6dae


  • Lopez Honorato, E., López-Honorato, E., Meadows, P. J., Tan, J., & Xiao, P. (2008). Control of stoichiometry, microstructure, and mechanical properties in SiC coatings produced by fluidized bed chemical vapor deposition. Journal of Materials Research, 23(6), 1785-1796. DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2008.0220. Publication link: 0aafb264-312a-4297-bd78-3bcd19355251
  • López-Honorato, E., Meadows, P. J., Xiao, P., Marsh, G., & Abram, T. J. (2008). Structure and mechanical properties of pyrolytic carbon produced by fluidized bed chemical vapor deposition. Nuclear Engineering and Design, 238(11), 3121-3128. DOI: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2007.11.022. Publication link: 07f3cf4a-c00e-4c8a-a4b6-b34d8072cd66
  • López-Honorato, E., Chiritescu, C., Xiao, P., Cahill, D. G., Marsh, G., & Abram, T. J. (2008). Thermal conductivity mapping of pyrolytic carbon and silicon carbide coatings on simulated fuel particles by time-domain thermoreflectance. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 378(1), 35-39. DOI: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2008.04.007. Publication link: 2e5775fe-3222-41be-b298-c2b6abb9b701


  • Wang, X. M., & Xiao, P. (2007). Solvothermal synthesis of zirconia and yttria-stabilized zirconia nanocrystalline particles. Journal of Materials Research, 22(1), 46-55. DOI: 10.1557/jmr.2007.0012. Publication link: 2f38c555-1d2c-4676-8bdf-fd4d5d596cf1
  • Guo, X., Gough, J. E., Xiao, P., Liu, J., & Shen, Z. (2007). Fabrication of nanostructured hydroxyapatite and analysis of human osteoblastic cellular response. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, 82(4), 1022-1032. DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.31200. Publication link: 192751d9-004c-4793-a09b-4cc2124e651b


  • López Honorato, E., Xiao, P., Marsh, G., & Abram, T. (2006). Fluidised bed chemical vapour deposition of pyrolytic carbon. Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, 27(5), 101-114. . Publication link: bc2e6045-8841-4429-aec0-1f612b2854b4




  • Derby, B., Xiao, P., & Webster, J. (1998). Neutron reflection studies of titanium segregation to metal-ceramic interfaces. Physica B: Condensed Matter, 248(1-4), 304-309. . Publication link: 8e58d97f-1dca-454f-b71d-cf717044b12b
  • Simner, S. P., Xiao, P., & Derby, B. (1998). Processing and microstructural characterisation of RBSiC-TaSi2 composites. Journal of Materials Science, 33(23), 5557-5568. . Publication link: 6bae8830-d2ba-4e2c-9da7-e34cd4502ce3
  • Derby, B., Edwards, R., Webster, J., & Xiao, P. (1998). Characterisation of liquid metal/solid ceramic interfaces by neutron reflection. Acta Materialia, 46(7), 2387-2392. . Publication link: 5dbf853a-389a-4e86-838d-c3c77b3942a6
  • Xiao, P., & Derby, B. (1998). Wetting of silicon carbide by chromium containing alloys. Acta Materialia, 46(10), 3491-3499. . Publication link: 14657f89-b136-4af8-9f15-926e40610625
  • Edwards, R. T., Derby, B., Xiao, P., & Webster, J. (1998). High temperature neutron reflection spectroscopy of liquid metal/ceramic interfaces. Physica B: Condensed Matter, 248(1-4), 316-321. . Publication link: aef5c7bb-e4a0-4da0-b7f8-1552440d3c5b


  • Xiao, P., Derby, B., Webster, J., & Penfold, J. (1997). The characterization of metal/ceramic interfaces using specular neutron reflection. Acta Materialia, 45(1), 273-279. . Publication link: f257ae43-da9c-4f93-a156-c7d2ca94094c




  • Xiao, P., & Derby, B. (1994). Alumina/aluminum composites formed by the directed oxidation of aluminum using sodium hydroxide as a surface dopant. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 77(7), 1771-1776. . Publication link: 4b0afa97-49ac-482c-b15f-581a037a6af2
  • Xiao, P., & Derby, B. (1994). Alumina/aluminum composites formed by the directed oxidation of aluminum using magnesia as a surface dopant. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 77(7), 1761-1770. . Publication link: bbdf43ec-c35f-4350-b2b6-21410aa37a1e