Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Phone: (860) 486-4621
Email: email@example.com Web: http://alpay.ims.uconn.edu
|2014||Elected Fellow of the American Physical Society|
|2013||Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award, University of Connecticut|
|2013||University of Connecticut Materials Science and Engineering Award for Teaching Excellence|
|2012||Elected Member of Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering|
|2008-2010||United Technologies Corporation (UTC) Professor in Engineering Innovation Award|
|2004||Outstanding Junior Faculty Award of the School of Engineering, University of Connecticu|
|2001||National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award|
Khassaf, T. Patel,S. P. Alpay, “Combined Intrinsic Elastocaloric and Electrocaloric Properties of Ferroelectrics,” J. Appl. Phys. 121, 144102 (2017).
T. Jafari, E. Moharreri, P. Toloueinia, A. S. Amin,S. Sahoo, N. Khakpash, I. Noshadi, S. P. Alpay, S. L. Suib, “Selective CO2 Sorption over Solid Amine Functionalized Mesoporous Polydivinylbenzene Network,” Journal of CO2 Utilization 19, 79-90 (2017).
R. Miao, J. He, S. Sahoo, Z. Luo, W. Zhong, S-Y. Chen, T. Jafari, B. Dutta, S. Cetegen, M. Wang, S. P. Alpay, and S. L. Suib, “Reduced Graphene Oxide Supported Nickel-Manganese-Cobalt Spinel Ternary Oxide Nano-composites and Their Chemical-Converted Sulfide Nanocomposites as Efficient Electro-catalysts for Alkaline Water Splitting,” ACS Catal. 7, 819-832 (2017).
J. Mangeri, Y. Espinal, A. M. Jokisaari, S. P. Alpay, S. Nakhmanson, and O. G. Heinonen, “Topological Phase Transformations and Intrinsic Size Effects in Ferroelectric Nanoparticles,” Nanoscale 9, 1616- 1624 (2017) – selected as a research highlight by the US Department of Energy, Office of Science, Basic Energy Sciences.
Y. Sun, H. Yu, M. T. Kesim, S. P. Alpay, and M. Aindow “Microstructural Stability, Defect Structures and Deformation Mechanisms in a Ag3Sn/Cu3Sn Alloy,” J. Mater. Sci. 52, 2944-2956 (2017).
T. Patel,H. Khassaf, S. Vijayan, N. Bassiri-Gharb, M. Aindow, S. P. Alpay, and R. J. Hebert, “Metalorganic Solution Deposition of Lead Zirconate Titanate Films onto an Additively Manufactured Ni-Based Superalloy,” Acta Mater. 122, 352-358 (2017).
I. B. Misirlioglu and S. P. Alpay, “Compositionally Graded Ferroelectrics as Wide Band Gap Semiconductors: Electrical Domain Structures and the Origin of Low Dielectric Loss,” Acta Mater. 122, 266-276 (2017).
H. Khassaf, N. Khakpash, S. Vijayan, M. Aindow, and S. P. Alpay, “Electrostatically Driven Dielectric Anomaly in Mesoscopic Ferroelectric-Paraelectric Bilayers,” Acta Mater. 105, 68–74 (2016).
H. Yu, Y. Sun, M. T. Kesim, J. Harmon, J. Potter, S. P. Alpay, and M. Aindow, “Extended Aging of Ag/W Circuit Breaker Contacts: Influence on Surface Structure, Electrical Properties and UL Testing,” Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 25, 91–101 (2016).
F. Sun, Y. Espinal, M. T. Kesim, and S. P. Alpay, “Are Ferroelectric Multilayers Capacitors in Series?” J. Mater. Sci. 51, 499–505 (2016).