Papers

Future Missions to Titan: Scientific and Engineering Challenges

study pagetechnical development page

Papers

S. Lee,
Y. Cheng,
I. Ryu,
J. Greer
"Cold-temperature deformation of nano-sized tungsten and niobium as revealed by in-situ nano-mechanical experiments", Science China, Technological Sciences, Mechanical Behaviour of Micro- and Nano-Scale Materials, Vol. 57, No. 4: 652-662. doi: 10.1007/s11431-014-5502-8.
April, 2014. (pdf)
Z. Zhan,
V. C. Tsai,
J. M. Jackson,
D. Helmberger
"Ambient noise correlation on the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica", Geophysical Journal International. December 20, 2013. (pdf)
S. Lee,
L. Meza,
J. R. Greer
"Cryogenic nanoindentation size effect in
[001]-oriented face-centered cubic and body-centered cubic single crystals", Applied Physics Letters 103, 101906 (2013); doi: 10.1063/1.4820585. September 6, 2013. (pdf)
S. Pathak,
N. Mohan,
E. Decolvenaere, A. Needleman,
M. Bedewy,
A. Hart,
J. R. Greer
"Local Relative Density Modulates Failure and Strength in Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes", American Chemical Society, ACS Nano, Vol. 7, No. 10. September 3, 2013. (pdf)
S. Lee,
A. T. Jennings,
J. R. Greer
"Emergence of enhanced strengths and Bauschinger effect in conformally passivated copper nanopillars as revealed by dislocation dynamics", Acta Materialia. Vol. 61, Issue 6, Pages 1872-1885. DOI:10.1016/j.actamat.2012.12.008.
January 16, 2013. (pdf)
S. Pathaka,
N. Mohan,
P. P. S. S. Abadi, S. Graham,
B. Cola, J. Greer
"Compressive response of vertically aligned carbon nanotube films gleaned from in situ flat-punch indentations", Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 28, Issue 07, pp. 984-997. November 27, 2012. (pdf)
A. Kunz,
S. Pathak,
J. R. Greer
"Size effects in Al nanopillars: Single crystalline vs. bicrystalline", Acta Materialia. Vol. 59, Issue 11, Pages 4416-4424. DOI:10.1016/j.actamat.2011.03.065.
June, 2011. (pdf)

Presentations

S. Pathak,
N. Mohan,
E. J. Lim,
P. P. S. S. Abadi, S. Graham, et al.
"Insights into Energy Absorption Mechanisms in Hierarchical Carbon Nanotube Forests",
ICB Conference. February 2012. (pdf)
J. M. Jackson,
Z. Zhan,
R. W. Clayton,
D. Helmberger, V. C. Tsai
"Ambient seismic noise applications for Titan", American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2010, abstract U41A-06. December, 2010.
(view abstract online)

For questions contact: Michele Judd


Julia Greer

Study Co-Lead Julia R. Greer from Caltech.

Mohammad Mojarradi

Study Co-Lead Mohammad Mojarradi from JPL.