Mark Aindow

Mark Aindow
Ph.D., University of Liverpool (1989), England

Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Office: IMS-122
Phone: (860) 486-2644
Email: Web:


 Research Interests

  • Conductive oxide coatings for metallic SOFC interconnects
  • Novel alloys for electrical contact applications
  • Microstructural stability in nanocomposite ceramic materials
  • Development of ultra-high strength aluminum alloys
  • Microstructural development in heteroepitaxial thin films
  • Application of lasers to materials processing
  • Catalytic nanomaterials

Recent Publications

Superelastic and Micaceous Deformation in the Intermetallic Compound CaFe2As2, JT Sypek, CR Weinberger, S Vijayan, M Aindow, SL Bud’ko, PC Canfield, S-W Lee. Scripta Mater 141: 10-14 (2017). 

Characterization of Sputter Deposited IrO2/Pt Bottom Electrodes for PiezoMEMS Applications, DM Potrepka, M Rivas, H Yu, RG Polcawich, M Aindow and GR Fox, Thin Solid Films 638: 127-137 (2017). 

High-Pressure Torsion Induced Phase Transformations and Grain Refinement in Al/Ti Composites, Y Sun, M Aindow, RJ Hebert, TG Langdon and EJ Lavernia. J Mater Sci 52: 12170-12184 (2017). 

Cold Spray Deposition of an Icosahedral-Phase-Strengthened Aluminum Alloy Coating, TJ Watson, A Nardi, AT Ernst, I Cernatescu, BA Bedard and M Aindow. Surf. Coat. Tech. 324: 57-63 (2017). 

Microstructural stability and phase transformations in electro-deposited cobalt-phosphorus coatings, S Vijayan, N Luo and M Aindow. J Ally Compd. 719: 142–150 (2017). 

FIB Preparation of Samples for MEMS-based TEM Heating Experiments, S Vijayan, JR Jinschek, S Kujawa, J Greiser, M Aindow. Microsc Microanal. 23: 708-716 (2017). 

Salt Fog Corrosion Behavior in a Powder-Processed Icosahedral-Phase-Strengthened Aluminum Alloy, TJ Watson, MA Gordillo, AT Ernst, BA Bedard, M Aindow. Corros Sci. 121: 133-138 (2017). 

Strong, ductile and thermally stable Cu-based metal-intermetallic nanostructured composites, KJ Dusoe, S Vijayan, TR Bissell, J Chen, AM Dongare, M Aindow and SW Lee, Sci Rep 7, 40409 (2017). 

Regenerative Electroless Etching of Silicon, KW Kolasinski, NJ Gimbar, H Yu, M Aindow, E Mäkilä, and J Salonen. Angew Chem Int Ed. 56: 624-627; ibid, Angew Chem 129: 639-642 (2017). 

Microstructural Stability, Defect Structures and Deformation Mechanisms in a Ag3Sn / Cu3Sn Alloy, Y Sun, H Yu, MT Kesim, SP Alpay and M Aindow, J Mater Sci. 52: 2944-2956 (2017). 

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