Publications

2019

  • A. H. M. Faisal and C. R. Weinberger, "Exponent for the power-law relation between activation energy for dislocation nucleation and applied stress?", Physical Review Materials, 3 (2019) 103601. [Link]
  • M. C. Guziewski, S. P. Coleman, C. R. Weinberger, "Atomistic Investigation into Interfacial Effects on the Plastic Response and Deformation Mechanisms of the Pearlitic Microstructure", Acta Materialia, 180 (2019), 287-300. [Link]
  • X. Zhao, M. Togaru,Q. Guo, C. R. Weinberger, L. Lamberson, G. B. Thompson, "Carbon Influence on Fracture Toughness of Niobium Carbides", Journal of the Eropean Ceramic Society, 39 (2019) 5167-5173. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, "The Crystal Structure and Phase Stability of the Zeta Phase in the Group VB Transition Metal Carbides: A Computational Investigation", Acta Crystallographica, B75 (2019) 870-879. [Link]
  • R. C. Evans, A. Ellingworth, C. J. Cashen, C. R. Weinberger, and J. B. Sambur "Influence of single-nanoparticle electrochromic dynamics on the durability and speed of smart windows", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 116 (2019) 12666. [Link]
  • R. Vogel, S. Ngai, C. J. Smith, R. Holler, C. R. Weinberger, N. Wanderka, and G. B. Thompson, "Carbide and nitride phase characterization in a transition metal carbo-nitride using x-ray spectroscopy and atom probe tomography", Micron, 122 (2019)32-40. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, "A Computational Search for the Zeta Phase in the Tantalum Carbides", Journal of the America Ceramic Society, 102 (2019) 1454. [Link]

2018

  • I. N. Bakst, K. J. Dusoe, G. Drachuck, J. R. Neilson, P. C. Canfield, S.-W. Lee and C. R. Weinberger, "The effects of point defects on the mechanical response of LaRu2P2", Acta Materialia, 160 (2018) 224 [Link].
  • C. R. Weinberger, H. Yu, B. Wang, and G. B. Thompson, "A Computational Investigation into the Microstructures and Stability of the Zeta Phase in Transition Metal Carbides and Nitrides," Advances in Applied Ceramics: Structural, Functional and Bioceramics , 117 (2018) s26 [Link].
  • C. J. Smith, M. A. Ross, N. De Leon, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, "Ultra-High Temperature Deformation in TaC and HfC", Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 38 (2018) 5319. [Link].
  • C. J. Smith, C. R. Weinberger, and G. B. Thompson, "Phase Stability and Microstructural Formations in the Niobium Carbides," Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 38 (2018) 4850. [Link].
  • I. N. Bakst, H. Yu, M. Bahadori, H. Yu, S.-W Lee, M. Aindow, and C. R. Weinberger, "Insights into the Plasticity of Ag3Sn from Density Functional Theory", International Journal of Plasticity, 110 (2018) 57. [Link].
  • M. Guziewski, S. P. Coleman, and C. R. Weinberger, "Interface Energetics and Structure of the Pearlitic Microstructure in Steels: An Atomistic and Continuum Investigation", Acta Materialia, 55 (2018) 1 [Link].
  • C. R. Weinberger and Gregory B. Thompson, "Review of Phase Stability in the Group IVB and VB Transition Metal Carbides", Journal of the American Ceramic Society , 101 (2018) 4401. Feature Article[Link].
  • I. N. Bakst, J. T. Sypek, J. R. Neilson, S.-W. Lee and C. R. Weinberger, "Modeling psuedo-elastic behavior in small-scale ThCr2Si2-type crystals", Computational Materials Science , 150 (2018) 86 [Link].
  • K. G. Frawley, I. Bakst, J. T. Sypek, S. Vijayan, C. R. Weinberger, P. C. Canfield, M. Aindow, S.W. Lee, "A Nanoindentation Study of The Plastic Deformation and Fracture Mechanisms in Single-Crystalline CaFe2As2", JOM, 70 (2018) 1074 [Link].
  • M. J. Cordill and C. R. Weinberger, "Mechanical Behavior at the Nanoscale: What’s in your toolbox?", JOM, 70 (2018) 1065 [Link].
  • H. Yu, Y. Sun, W. R. Meier, P. C. Canfield, C. R. Weinberger, S.-W. Lee, M. Aindow, "Defect structures in solution-grown single crystals of the intermetallic compound Ag3Sn", Journal of Materials Science, 53 (2018) 5317 [Link].
  • C. J. Smith, X.-X. Yu, Q. Guo, C. R. Weinberger, and G. B. Thompson, "Phase, hardness, and deformation slip behavior in mixed HfxTa1-xC", Acta Materialia, 145 (2018) 142 [Link].
  • M. Guziewski, S. P. Coleman, and C. R. Weinberger, "Atomistic Investigation into the Mechanical Properties of the Ferrite-Cementite Interface: The Bagaryatskii Orientation", Acta Materialia, 144 (2018) 656 [Link].

2017

  • J. T. Sypek, H. Yu, K. J. Dusoe, G. Drachuck, H. Patel, A. M. Giroux, A. I. Goldman, A. Kreyssig, P. C. Canfield, S. L. Bud’ko, C. R. Weinberger, S.-W. Lee, "Superelasticity and cryogenic linear shape memory effects of CaFe2As2", Nature Communications, 8 (2017) 1083 [Link].
  • H. Yu, G. B. Thompson, C. R. Weinberger, "The role of chemistry and bonding in regulating fracture in multiphase transition metal carbides and nitrides", Extreme Mechanics Letters, 17 (2017) 1 [Link].
  • J. T. Sypek, C. R. Weinberger, S. Vijayan, M. Aindow, S. L. Budko, P. C. Canfield and S.-W. Lee, "Micaceous Deformation in the Intermetallic Compound CaFe2As2", Scripta Materialia, 141 (2017) 10 [Link].
  • A. C. Leff, C. Weinberger, and M. L. Taheri, "On the accessibility of the disclination tensor from spatially mapped orientation data", Acta Materilia, 138 (2017) 161 [Link].
  • B. C. Schulz, S. DiPietro, C. Weinberger, and G. B. Thompson, "Phase transformations and microstructural features in hafnium nitrides", Journal of the European Ceramic Socieity, 37 (2017) 4532 [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, X.-X. Yu, H. Yu, G. B. Thompson "Ab initio investigations of the phase stability in group IVB and VB transition metal nitrides", Computational Materials Science, 138 (2017) 333 [Link]
  • B. C. Schulz, H.D. Lee, P. Mogilevsky, C. R. Weinberger, T. A. Parthasarathy, L. E. Matson, C. Smith, G. B. Thompson, "Experimental investigation into the crack propagation in multiphase tantalum carbide ceramics", Materials Science and Engineering A, 695 (2017) 315 [Link]
  • H. Yu, M. Bahadori, G. B. Thompson and C. R. Weinberger, "Understanding dislocation slip in stoichiometric rocksalt transition metal carbides and nitrides", Journal of Materials Science, 52 (2017) 6235 [Link]

2016

  • K. Vinson, X.-X. Yu, N. De Leon, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, "Plasticity mechanisms in HfN at elevated and room temperature", Scientifc Reports , 6 (2016) 34571. [Link]
  • M. Guziewski, S. P. Coleman and C. R. Weinberger, "Atomistic investigation into the atomic structure and energetics of the ferrite-cementite interface: The Bagaryatskii orientation", Acta Materialia, 119 (2016) 184.[Link]
  • H. Lim, C. C. Battaile, J. Brown, and C. R. Weinberger, “Physically-based strength model of tantalum incorporating effects of temperature, strain rate and pressure,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 24 (2016) 055018 [Link]
  • B. Hunter, X. X. Yu, N. DeLeon, C. R. Weinberger, W. Fahrenholtz, G. Hilmas, M. Weaver, G. Thompson, “Investigations into the Slip Behavior of Zirconium Diboride,” Journal of Materials Research, 31 (2016) 2749 [Link]
  • H. Yu, M. Guziewski, G. B. Thompson and C. R. Weinberger , “A model for understanding the formation energies of nanolamellar phases in transition metal carbides and nitrides,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 24 (2016) 055004. [Link]
  • X. X. Yu, C. R. Weinberger, G. B. Thompson, “Ab initio investigations of the phase stability in group IVB and VB transition metal carbides,” Computational Materials Science, 112 (2016) 318–326. [Link]
  • S. P. Coleman, M. A. Tschopp, C. R. Weinberger and D. E. Spearot, “Bridging atomistic simulations and experiments via virtual diffraction: understanding homophase grain boundary and heterophase interface structures,” Journal Of Materials Science, 51 (2016) 1251-1260. [Link]

2015

  • H. Hu, C. R. Weinberger, and Y. Sun, “Model of Meniscus Shape and Disjoining Pressure of Thin Liquid Films on Nanostructured Surfaces with Electrostatic Interactions,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119 (2015) 11777. [Link]
  • W.-Z. Han, L. Huang, S. Ogata, Ha. Kimizuka, Z. C. Yang, C. R. Weinberger, Q.-J. Li, B.-Y. Liu, X.-X. Zhang, J. Li, E. Ma, Z.-W. Shan, “From “smaller is stronger” to “size-independent strength plateau”: towards measuring the ideal strength of iron,” Advanced Materials, 27 (2015) 3385. [Link]
  • N. De Leon, X.-X. Yu, H. Yu, C. R. Weinberger, and G. B. Thompson, “Bonding effects on the slip differences in the B1 monocarbides,” Physical Review Letters, 114 (2015) 165502. [Link]
  • J. Wang, Z. Zeng, C. R. Weinberger, Z. Zhang, T. Zhu and S. X. Mao, “In Situ Atomic-Scale Observation of Twinning Dominated Deformation in Nanoscale Body-Centred Cubic Tungsten,” Nature Materials, 14 (2015) 594. [Link]
  • H. Lim, L. M. Hale, J. A. Zimmerman, C. C. Battaile, and C. R. Weinberger, “A Multi-scale Model of Dislocation Plasticity in α-Fe: Incorporating Temperature, Strain Rate and Non-Schmid Effects,” International Journal of Plasticity, 73 (2015) 100. [Link]
  • A. Leff, C. R. Weinberger and M. Taheri, “Estimation of dislocation density from precession electron diffraction data using the Nye Tensor,” Ultramicroscopy, 153 (2015) 9-21. [Link]
  • J. E. Bishop, J. M. Emery, R. V. Field, C. R. Weinberger, D. J. Littlewood, “Direct numerical simulations in solid mechanics for understanding the macroscale effects of microscale material variability,” Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 287 (2015) 262–289. [Link]
  • L. M. Hale, H. Lim, J. A. Zimmerman, C. C. Battaile, and C. R. Weinberger, “Insights on Activation Enthalpy for Non-Schmid Slip in Body Centered Cubic Metals,” Scripta Materialia, 99 (2015) 89-92. [Link]
  • H. Lim, J. D. Carroll, C. C. Battaile, B. L. Boyce, and C. R. Weinberger, “Quantitative comparison between experimental measurements and CP-FEM predictions of plastic deformation in a tantalum oligocrystal,” International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 92 (2015) 98-108. [Link]
  • H. Lim, C. C. Battaile, J. D. Carroll, B. L. Boyce, and C. R. Weinberger, “A physically based model of temperature and strain rate dependent yield in BCC metals: Implementation into crystal plasticity,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 74 (2015) 80-96. [Link]
  • X.-X. Yu, G. B. Thompson, and C. R. Weinberger, “Influence of carbon vacancy formation on the elastic constants and hardening mechanisms in transition metal carbides,” Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 35 (2015) 95-103. [Link]

2014

  • H. Hu, C. R. Weinberger, and Y. Sun, “The Effect of Nanostructures on the Meniscus Shape and Disjoining Pressure of Ultra-Thin Liquid Film,” NanoLetters , 14 (2014) 7131-7137 [Link]
  • X.-X. Yu, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, “Ab initio investigations of the phase stability in tantalum carbides,” Acta Materialia, 80 (2014) 341-349. [Link]
  • H. Lim, J. D. Carroll, C. C. Battaile, T. E. Buchheit, B. L. Boyce, and C. R. Weinberger, “Grain-scale experimental validation of crystal plasticity finite element simulations of tantalum oligocrystals,” International Journal of Plasticity, 60 (2014) 1. [Link]
  • L. M. Hale, J. A. Zimmerman, and C. R. Weinberger, “Simulations of bcc tantalum screw dislocations: Why classical inter-atomic potentials predict {1 1 2} slip,” Computational Materials Science, 90 (2014) 106. [Link]
  • Z. H. Aitken, D. Jang, C. R. Weinberger and J. R. Greer, “Grain Boundary Sliding in Aluminum Nano‐Bi‐Crystals Deformed at Room Temperature,” Small, 10 (2014) 100. [Link]

2013

  • B. L. Boyce, B. G. Clark, P. Lu, J. D. Carroll and C. R. Weinberger, “The Morphology of Tensile Failure in Tantalum,” Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 44 (2013),4567. [Link]
  • J.D. Carroll, B.G. Clark, T.E. Buchheit, B.L. Boyce and C.R. Weinberger, “An Experimental Statistical Analysis of Stress Projection Factors in BCC Tantalum,” Materials Science and Engineering A 581 (2013), 108. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, G. J. Tucker and S. M. Foiles, “Peierls potential of screw dislocations in bcc transition metals: Predictions from density functional theory,” Physical Review B 87 (2013), 3914. [Link]
  • H. Lim, C. R. Weinberger, C. C. Battaile and T. E. Buchheit, “Application of generalized non-Schmid yield law to low-temperature plasticity in bcc transition metals,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 21 (2013), 045015. [Link]
  • B. Wang, N. De Leon, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, “A Theoretical Investigation of the Slip Systems of Ta2C,” Acta Materialia 61 (2013), 3914. [Link]
  • N. De Leon, B. Wang, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, “Elevated Temperature Deformation Mechanisms in Ta2C: An Experimental Study,” Acta Materialia 61 (2013), 3905. [Link]
  • A. T. Jennings, C. R. Weinberger, S. W. Lee, Z. H. Aitken, L. Meza, and J. R. Greer, “Modeling Dislocation Nucleation Strengths in Pristine Metallic Nanowires under Experimental Conditions,” Acta Materialia 61 (2013), 2244. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, B. L. Boyce and C. C. Battaile “Slip planes in BCC transition metals,” International Materials Review 58 [Link]
  • G. J. Tucker, Z. H. Aitken, J. R. Greer and C. R. Weinberger “The mechanical behavior and deformation of bicrystalline nanowires,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 21 (2013), 015004. [Link]

2012

  • C. R. Weinberger and G. J. Tucker, “Atomistic simulations of dislocation pinning points in pure face-centered-cubic nanopillars Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 20 (2012), 075001. [Link]
  • A. T. Jennings, C. Gross, F. Greer, Z. H. Aitken, S.-W. Lee, C.R. Weinberger and J.R. Greer, “Higher compressive strengths and the Bauschinger effect in conformally passivated copper nanopillars,” Acta Materialia 60 (2012), 3444. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, C. C. Battaile, T. E. Buchheit, and E. A. Holm, “Incorporating atomistic models of lattice friction into BCC crystal plasticity models,” International Journal of Plasticity 37 (2012), 16. [Link]
  • C. C. Battaile, B. L. Boyce, C. R. Weinberger, S. V. Prasad et al., “The hardness and strength of metal tribofilms: an apparent contradiction between nanoindentation and pillar compression,” Acta Materialia 60 (2012), 1712.[Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Plasticity of Metal Nanowires,” Journal of Materials Chemistry 22 (2012), 3277.[Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, A. T. Jennings, K. Kang, and J. R. Greer, “Atomistic simulations and continuum modeling of dislocation nucleation and strength in gold nanowires,”, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 60 (2012), 84. [Link]

2011

  • T. E. Buchheit, C. C. Battaile, C. R. Weinberger and E. A. Holm, “Multiscale modeling of low temperature deformation in BCC metals,”, JOM 63 (2011), 33. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, “The structure and energetics of, and the plasticity caused by, Eshelby dislocations,” International Journal of Plasticity 27 (2011), 1391. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “The stability of Lomer–Cottrell jogs in nanopillars,” Scripta Materialia 64 (2011), 529. [Link]

2010

  • H. Zheng, A. Cao, C. R. Weinberger, J.Y. Huang et al., “Discrete plasticity in sub-10-nm sized gold crystals,” Nature Communications 1 (2010), 144. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, “Dislocation drag at the nanoscale,” Acta Materialia 58 (2010), 6535. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, “Comment on ‘Lattice Resistance to Dislocation Motion at the Nanoscale’,” Physical Review Letters 105 (2010), 099601. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Plasticity of metal wires in torsion: molecular dynamics and dislocation dynamics simulations,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 58 (2010), 1011. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Orientation dependent plasticity in metal nanowires under torsion: twist boundary formation and Eshelby twist,” Nano Letters 10 (2010), 130. [Link]

2009

  • S. Ryu, C. R. Weinberger, M. I. Baskes, and W. Cai, “Improved Modified Embedded-Atom Method Potentials for Gold and Silicon,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 17 (2009), 075008. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, S. Aubry, S.-W. Lee, W. D. Nix and W. Cai, “Modelling Dislocations in a Free-Standing Thin Film,” Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 17 (2009), 075007. [Link]
  • W. Cai and C. R. Weinberger, “Energy of a Prismatic Dislocation Loop in an Elastic Cylinder,” Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids 14 (2009), 192. [Link]

2008

  • W. Cai, W. Fong, E. Elsen and C. R. Weinberger, “Torsion and Bending Periodic Boundary Conditions for Modelling the Intrinsic Strength of Nanowires,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 56 (2008), 3242. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Surface Controlled Dislocation Multiplication in Metal Micro-pillars,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (2008), 14304. [Link]
  • J. R. Greer, C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Comparing the strength of f.c.c. and b.c.c. submicrometer pillars: Compression experiments and dislocation dynamics simulations,” Materials Science and Engineering A
    493 (2008), 21. [Link]

2007

  • C. R. Weinberger and W. Cai, “Computing the Image Stress in an Elastic Cylinder,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 55 (2007), 2027. [Link]

2006

  • W. Cai, A. Arsenlis, C. R. Weinberger, V. V. Bulatov, “A non-singular continuum theory of dislocations,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 54 (2006), 561. [Link]

Book Chapters, Thesis, etc.

  • H. Lim, C. C. Battaile and C. R. Weinberger, "Simulating Dislocation Plasticity in BCC Metals by Integrating Fundamental Concepts with Macroscale Models" in Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for Metals: Concepts and Case Studies John Wiley and Sons (2018)
  • R. E. Jones, C. R. Weinberger, S. P. Coleman, and G. J. Tucker, "Introduction to Atomistic Simulation Methods" in Multiscale Materials Modeling for Nanomechanics Springer (2016)
  • M. Guziewski, H. Yu, and C. R. Weinberger, "Modeling Dislocation Nucleation in Nanocrystals" in Multiscale Materials Modeling for Nanomechanics Springer (2016)
  • G. B. Thompson and C. R. Weinberger, “Tantalum Carbides: Their Microstructures and Deformation Behavior,” in Ultra-High Temperature Ceramics: Materials for Extreme Environment Applications, John Wiley and Sons (2014)
  • C. R. Weinberger, “Dislocation dynamics and plasticity in micropillars and thin-films,” PhD Thesis, Stanford University (2009)
  • C. R. Weinberger, “Development of liquid propulsion rocket experiment,” Senior Project, California Polytechnic State University (2001)

Conference Proceedings

  • N. De Leon, B. Wang, C. R. Weinberger and G. B. Thompson, “Elevated Temperature Deformation Mechanisms in Ta2C” Microscopy and Microanalysis 17 (2011), 1898. [Link]
  • C. R. Weinberger, S. Aubry, S.-W. Lee and W. Cai, “Dislocation dynamics simulations in a cylinder,” IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 3 (2009), 012007. [Link]
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