Faculty

Thomas Tsakalakos

Professor
Office Phone: (732) 445-2888
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Research Area/Interests
Nanostructured materials, Nanotechnology in Medicine and Magnetic Storage, Nanostructured Coatings and Films , Processing and Advanced Characterization of Nanoparticles, Strain and Phase Mapping of Engineering Materials and Structures by Light Source Synchrotron Radiation, Residual Stress Measurements by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Diffraction, Life Prediction of Fatigue Crack Growth Damage of Engineering Structures, Welding, Shot and Laser Peening, Micromechanics Modeling, Mechanical Behavior, Phase Transformation in Solids, Spinodal Alloys, Diffusion in Solids
 
Citations/Papers
  • Stress Gradient Induced Strain Localization in Metals: High Resolution Strain Cross Sectioning via Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction, M. Croft, N. Jisrawi, Z. Zhong, R. Holtz, M. Shepard, M. Lakshmipathy, K. Sadananda, J. Skaritka, V. Sukla, R. Sadangi and T. Tsakalakos, Engineering Materials and Technology, 130, 021005 (2008)
  • Fatigue history and in-situ loading studies of the overload effect using high resolution x-ray strain profiling, M. Croft, N. M. Jisrawi,Z. Zhong, R. Holtz, K. Sadananda, J. Skaritka, and T. Tsakalakos International Journal of Fatigue 29 (issues 9-11) 1726-1736 (2007)
  • “Measurement of Residual Stress Distributions by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Diffraction Synchrotron Radiation” T. Tsakalakos , M. Croft, N. Jisrawi, R. Holtz, and Z. Zhong, Fourth (2006) ISOPE High-Performance Materials Symposium.. HPM-2006 Residual Stresses and Nondestructive Evaluation, Sixteenth International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference pp, 57-64,vol. IV (2006)
  • “Cold drawn steel wires—processing, residual stresses and ductility—part I: metallography and finite element analyses” A. Phelippeau, S. Pommier,T. Tsakalakos, M. Clavel, and C. Prioul, Fatigue Fract Engng Mater Struct 29, 243-253, (2006)
  • "Cold drawn steel wires—processing, residual stresses and ductility Part II: Synchrotron and neutron diffraction" A. Phelippeau, S. Pommier , I. Zakharchenko3, R. Levy-Tubiana, T. Tsakalakos, M. Clavel, M. Croft, Z. Zhong and C. Prioul, Fatigue Fract Engng Mater Struct 29, 255–265 (2006)
  • “Strain Profiling of Fatigue Crack Overload Effects Using Energy Dispersive X-Ray Diffraction" M. Croft, Z. Zhong, N. Jisrawi,I. Zakharchenko, R.L. Holtz,Y. Gulak, J. Skaritka, T. Fast, K. Sadananda, M. Lakshmipathy, and T. Tsakalakos. Int. J. Fatigue 27, 1409 (2005)
  • “Superparamagnetism of Magnetite Nanoparticles: Dependence on Nonmagnetic Biocompatible Coating Layer”,M. Mikhaylova, Do K. Kim, M. Toprak,N. Bobrysheva, M. Osmolowsky, V. Semenov, T. Tsakalakos, & M. Muhammed, LANGMUIR 20, pp.2472-2477 (2004)
  • “Starch-coated superparamagnetic nanoparticles as MR contrast agents”, Do Kyung Kim, M. Mikhaylova, F. H. Wang, J. Kehr, B. Bjelke, Y. Zhang, T. Tsakalakos, and M. Muhammed, CHEM. MATER. 15, pp. 4343-4351, (2003)
  • “Nanostructures and Nanotechnology: Perspectives and New Trends”, T. Tsakalakos, “Synthesis, Functional Properties and Applications”, Kluwer Ac. Publ, Holland, 128, pp 1-37, NATO Science Series II, (2003).
  • “Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology : Overview”, M. Muhammed and T. Tsakalakos, International. Journal of Korean Cer. Soc., 40, pp. 1027-1046, (2003)
  • “Methodology of Synchrotron EDXRD Strain Profiling” I. Zakharchenko, Y. Gulak, Z. Zhong, M. Croft, and T. Tsakalakos, Advances in X-ray Analysis, Vol. 46, 98-105 (2003)
  • “Application of Synchrotron EDXRD Strain Profiling in Shot Peened Materials”, I. Zakharchenko, Y. Gulak, Z. Zhong, M. Croft, and T. Tsakalakos, Advances in X-ray Analysis, Vol. 46, 338-345 (2003)
  • “Strain Field and Scattered Intensity Profiling with Energy Dispersive X-Ray Scattering”, M. Croft, I. Zakharchenko, Z. Zhong, Y. Gulak, J. Hastings, J. Hu, R. Holtz, M. DaSilva, and T. Tsakalakos, J. App. Phys. 92 ,578-586 (2002)
  • “Stress Distribution and Tomographic Profiling with Energy Dispersive X-Ray Scattering”, M. Croft, I. Zakharchenko, Z. Zhong,T. Tsakalakos, Y. Gulak, Z. Kalman, J. Hastings, J. Hu, R. Holtz, and K. Sadananda, in App. of Synch. Rad. Tech. to Mater. Sci. VI. Sym. (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol.678). Mater. Res. Soc., pp.EE2.1.1-6. [Edr.’s P. Allen, S. Mini, D. Perry, S. Stock: ISBN 1-55899-614-1] (2001)