Publications

Publications related to the Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials

  • X Wang, S Xu, S Zhou, W Xu, M Leary, P Choong, M Qian, M Brandt, YM Xie, ‘Topological design and additive manufacturing of porous metals for bone scaffolds and orthopaedic implants: A review’, Biomaterials 83:127-141, 2016.

  • WM Vicente, ZH Zuo, R Pavanello, TKL Calixto, R Picelli, YM Xie, ‘Concurrent topology optimization for minimizing frequency responses of two-scale hierarchical structures’, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 301:116-136, 2016.

  • A Ghaedizadeh, J Shen, X Ren, YM Xie, ‘Tuning the performance of metallic auxetic metamaterials by using buckling and plasticity’, Materials 9(54):1-17, 2016.

  • S Xu, J Shen, S Zhou, X Huang, YM Xie, ‘Design of lattice structures with controlled anisotropy’, Materials and Design 93:443-447, 2016.

  • K Yang, S Xu, J Shen, S Zhou, YM Xie, ‘Energy absorption of thin-walled tubes with pre-folded origami patterns: numerical simulation and experimental verification’, Thin-walled Structures 103:33-44, 2016.
  • S Merkt, C Hinke, J Bultmann, M Brandt, YM Xie, ‘Mechanical response of TiAl6V4 lattice structures manufactured by selective laser melting in quasi-static and dynamic compression tests’, Journal of Laser Applications 27:S17006, 2015.

  • S Lin, YM Xie, Q Li, X Huang, S Zhou, ‘Buckling-induced retraction of spherical shells: A study on the shape of aperture’, Scientific Reports 5:11309, 2015.

  • X Ren, J Shen, A Ghaedizadeh, H Tian, YM Xie, ‘Experiments and parametric studies on 3D metallic auxetic metamaterials with tuneable mechanical properties’, Smart Materials and Structures 24(9):095016, 2015.

  • X Huang, S Zhou, G Sun, G Li, YM Xie, ‘Topology optimization for microstructures of viscoelastic composite materials’, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 283:503-516, 2015.

  • ZH Zuo, YM Xie, ‘A simple and compact Python code for complex 3D topology optimization’, Advances in Engineering Software 85:1-11, 2015.

  • WM Vicente, R Picelli, R Pavanello, YM Xie, ‘Topology optimization of frequency responses of fluid-structure interaction systems’, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 98:1-13, 2015.

  • D Lu, YM Xie, Q Li, X Huang, S Zhou, ‘Investigating size effects of complex nanostructures through Young-Laplace equation and finite element analysis’, Journal of Applied Physics 118:204301, 2015.

  • CS Zhang, HY Tan, GS Zhang, AL Zhang, CC Xue, YM Xie, ‘Placebo devices as effective control methods in acupuncture clinical trials: a systematic review’, PLOS ONE 10(11): e0140825, 2015.

  • WM Vicente, R Picelli, R Pavanello, YM Xie, ‘Topology optimization of frequency responses of fluid-structure interaction systems’, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 98:1-13, 2015.

  • X Wang, J Shen, ZH Zuo, X Huang, S Zhou, YM Xie, ‘Numerical investigation of compressive behaviour of luffa-filled tubes’, Composites Part B: Engineering 73:149-1157, 2015.
  • YM Xie, X Yang, J Shen, X Yan, A Ghaedizadeh, J Rong, X Huang, S Zhou, ‘Designing orthotropic materials for negative or zero compressibility’, International Journal of Solids and Structures 51:4038-4051, 2014.

  • YM Xie, ZH Zuo, X Huang, T Black, P Felicetti, ‘Application of topological optimization technology to bridge design’, Structural Engineering International 24:185-191, 2014.

  • J Shen, S Zhou, X Huang, YM Xie, ‘Simple cubic three-dimensional auxetic metamaterials’, Physica Status Solidi B 251:1515-1522, 2014.
  • A Radman, X Huang, YM Xie, ‘Topological design of microstructures of multi-phase materials for maximum stiffness or thermal conductivity’, Computational Materials Science 91:266-273, 2014.
  • ZH Zuo, YM Xie, ‘Evolutionary topology optimization of continuum structures with a global displacement control’, Computer-Aided Design 56:58-67, 2014.
  • X Huang, Y Li, S Zhou, YM Xie, ‘Topology optimization of compliant mechanisms with desired structural stiffness’, Engineering Structures 79:13-21, 2014.
  • YM Xie, ZH Zuo, ‘Architectural design through bi-directional evolutionary structural optimization’, Time+Architecture 2014(5): 20-25, 2014.

  • Y Tong, S Zhao, J Ma, L Wang, Y Zhang, Y Gao, YM Xie, ‘Improving cracking and drying shrinkage properties of cement mortar by adding chemically treated luffa fibres’, Construction and Building Materials 71:327-333, 2014.

  • X Yan, X Huang, G Sun, YM Xie, ‘Two-scale optimal design of structures with thermal insulation materials’, Composite Structures 120:358-365, 2014.

  • S Zhou, S Townsend, YM Xie, X Huang, J Shen, Q Li, ‘Design of fishnet metamaterials with broadband negative refractive index in the visible spectrum’, Optics Letters 39:2415-2418, 2014.

  • ZH Zuo, YM Xie, ‘Maximizing the effective stiffness of laminate composite materials’, Computational Materials Science 83:57-63, 2014.

  • X Yan, X Huang, Y Zha, YM Xie, ‘Concurrent topology optimization of structures and their composite microstructures’, Computers & Structures 133:103-110, 2014.

  • D Lu, YM Xie, Q Li, X Huang, S Zhou, ‘Towards ultra-stiff materials: Surface effects on nanoporous materials’, Applied Physics Letters 105:101903, 2014.

  • JW Tang, YM Xie, P Felicetti, ‘Conceptual design of buildings structures subjected to wind load by using topology optimization’, Wind & Structures 18(1): 21-35, 2014.

  • A Radman, X Huang, YM Xie, ‘Maximizing stiffness of functionally graded materials with prescribed variation of thermal conductivity’, Computational Materials Science 82:457-463, 2014.
  • G Ren, ZH Zuo, YM Xie, JV Smith, ‘Underground excavation shape optimization considering material nonlinearities’, Computers & Geotechnics 58:81-87, 2014.

  • J Shen, YM Xie, S Zhou, X Huang, D Ruan, ‘Water-responsive rapid recovery of natural cellular material’, Journal of the Mechanical Behaviour of Biomedical Materials 34:283-293, 2014.

  • Y Li, X Huang, YM Xie, S Zhou, ‘Evolutionary topology optimization of hinge-free compliant mechanism’, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 86:69-75, 2014.

  • YM Xie, S Xu, CS Zhang, CC Xue, ‘Examination of surface conditions and other physical properties of commonly used stainless steel acupuncture needles’, Acupuncture in Medicine 32:146-154, 2014.

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