Ion Beam Centre

Research Output 2012 2019

2019
Open Access
File
ion scattering
Pulsed laser deposition
Oxide films
pulsed laser deposition
Transition metals
2 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic Plasma Doping in Si Characterized by High Resolution Medium Energy Ion Scattering Depth Profile Analysis

Van Den Berg, J. A., Rossall, A. K. & England, J., 22 Aug 2019, 2018 22nd International Conference on Ion Implantation Technology, IIT 2018 - Proceedings. Haublein, V. & Ryssel, H. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-September. p. 263-266 4 p. 8807964

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Arsenic
ion scattering
arsenic
Doping (additives)
Scattering
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Arsenic
ion scattering
Silicon
arsenic
Doping (additives)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Chemical effects on He bubble superlattice formation in high entropy alloys

Harrison, R. W., Greaves, G., Le, H., Bei, H., Zhang, Y. & Donnelly, S. E., 1 Aug 2019, In : Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science. 23, 4, 8 p., 100762.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bubble formation
Entropy
Solid solutions
Atoms
Ion bombardment

Effects of 3d electron configurations on helium bubble formation and void swelling in concentrated solid-solution alloys

Zhang, Y., Wang, X., Osetsky, Y. N., Tong, Y., Harrison, R., Donnelly, S. E., Chen, D., Wang, Y., Bei, H., Sales, B. C., More, K. L., Xiu, P., Wang, L. & Weber, W. J., 1 Dec 2019, In : Acta Materialia. 181, p. 519-529 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bubble formation
Helium
Swelling
Solid solutions
Electrons
5 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of radiation-induced lattice defects in 20/25 Nb-stabilised austenitic stainless steel during in-situ proton irradiation

Barcellini, C., Harrison, R. W., Dumbill, S., Donnelly, S. E. & Jimenez-Melero, E., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 514, p. 90-100 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gas cooled reactors
Proton irradiation
proton irradiation
Crystal defects
austenitic stainless steels
1 Citation (Scopus)

Intermetallic Re phases formed in ion irradiated WRe alloy

Harrison, R. W., Greaves, G., Hinks, J. & Donnelly, S. E., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 514, p. 123-127 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ion bombardment
ion irradiation
Intermetallics
intermetallics
Precipitates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Investigating sluggish diffusion in a concentrated solid solution alloy using ion irradiation with in situ TEM

Tunes, M. A., Le, H., Greaves, G., Schön, C. G., Bei, H., Zhang, Y., Edmondson, P. D. & Donnelly, S. E., Jul 2019, In : Intermetallics. 110, 9 p., 106461.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ion bombardment
Solid solutions
Transmission electron microscopy
Noble Gases
Inert gases
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mechanisms of TiB2 and graphite nucleation during TiC–B4C high temperature interaction

Popov, O., Vishnyakov, V., Chornobuk, S., Totsky, I. & Plyushchay, I., 1 Oct 2019, In : Ceramics International. 45, 14, p. 16740-16747 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Nucleation
Carbon
Platelets
Temperature

Modification of nanodiamonds by xenon implantation: A molecular dynamics study

Fogg, J. L., Aghajamali, A., Hinks, J. A., Donnelly, S. E., Shiryaev, A. A. & Marks, N. A., 15 Aug 2019, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 453, p. 32-40 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanodiamonds
Xenon
xenon
Molecular dynamics
implantation
11 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
ion accelerators
Particle accelerators
Microscopes
accelerators
microscopes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Radiation-induced precipitation with concurrent bubbles formation in an austenitic stainless steel (AISI-348)

Tunes, M. A., Schön, C. G. & Greaves, G., Sep 2019, In : Materialia. 7, 5 p., 100408.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bubble formation
Austenitic stainless steel
Electron microscopes
Radiation
Austenite

Sustainability of the Merlin++ particle tracking code

Rowan, S., Tygier, S., Cai, Y., Venters, C. C., Appleby, R. & Barlow, R., 2019, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 214, 8 p., 05028.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
EH-101 helicopter
maintainability
computer programs
physics
particle accelerators
7 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal stability and irradiation response of nanocrystalline CoCrCuFeNi high-entropy alloy

Zhang, Y., Tunes, M. A., Crespillo, M. L., Zhang, F., Boldman, W. L., Rack, P. D., Jiang, L., Xu, C., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. E., Wang, L. & Weber, W. J., 19 Jul 2019, In : Nanotechnology. 30, 29, 1 p., 294004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grain growth
Thermodynamic stability
Entropy
Phase stability
Irradiation

Thermodynamics of an austenitic stainless steel (AISI-348) under in situ TEM heavy ion irradiation

Tunes, M., Greaves, G., kremmer, T., Vishnyakov, V., Edmondson, P., Donnelly, S., Pogatscher, S. & Schon, C., 15 Oct 2019, In : Acta Materialia. 179, p. 360-371 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy Ions
Austenitic stainless steel
Ion bombardment
Heavy ions
Irradiation

Understanding amorphization mechanisms using ion irradiation in situ a TEM and 3D damage reconstruction

Camara, O., Tunes, M. A., Greaves, G., Mir, A. H., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J. A., 1 Dec 2019, In : Ultramicroscopy. 207, 112838.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amorphization
Ion bombardment
ion irradiation
Helium
Ions
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

A candidate fusion engineering material, WC-FeCr

Humphry-Baker, S., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Knowles, A., Smith, G., Donnelly, S. & Lee, W., Oct 2018, In : Scripta Materialia. 155, p. 129-133 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fusion reactions
bubbles
fusion
engineering
Ions
2 Citations (Scopus)

Allotrope conversion and surface hardness increase in ion implanted boron nitride

Derry, T. E., Lisema, L. I., Magabe, A. T., Aradi, E., Machaka, R. & Madhuku, M., 15 Dec 2018, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 355, p. 61-64 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Boron nitride
boron nitrides
hardening
hardness
Hardness
5 Citations (Scopus)

Damage microstructure evolution of helium ion irradiated SiC under fusion relevant temperatures

Harrison, R. W., Ebert, S., Hinks, J. A. & Donnelly, S. E., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of the European Ceramic Society. 38, 11, p. 3718-3726 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Helium
Nucleation
Fusion reactions
Ions
Microstructure
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of crystallographic and geometric orientation on ion beam sputtering of gold nanorods

Hinks, J., Hibberd, F., Hattar, K., Ilinov, A., Bufford, D. C., Djurabekova, F., Greaves, G., Kuronen, A., Donnelly, S. & Nordlund, K., 11 Jan 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 10 p., 512.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
nanorods
sputtering
ion beams
gold
ion irradiation
6 Citations (Scopus)

Energetic particle irradiation study of TiN coatings: are these films appropriate for accident tolerant fuels?

Tunes, M. A., Da Silva, F. C., Camara, O., Schön, C. G., Sagás, J. C., Fontana, L. C., Donnelly, S. E., Greaves, G. & Edmondson, P. D., 15 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 512, p. 239-245 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
energetic particles
accidents
Accidents
Irradiation
coatings
22 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of pre-implanted helium on dislocation loop type in tungsten under self-ion irradiation

Harrison, R., Hinks, J. & Donnelly, S., Jun 2018, In : Scripta Materialia. 150, p. 61-65 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helium
Tungsten
Ion bombardment
ion irradiation
tungsten
4 Citations (Scopus)

Ion-beam-induced bending of semiconductor nanowires

Hanif, I., Camara, O., Tunes, M. A., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J., 8 Jun 2018, In : Nanotechnology. 29, 33, 12 p., 335701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ion beams
Nanowires
Ions
Semiconductor materials
Ion bombardment
9 Citations (Scopus)

Ion implantation in nanodiamonds: size effect and energy dependence

Shiryaev, A. A., Hinks, J. A., Marks, N. A., Greaves, G., Valencia, F. J., Donnelly, S. E., González, R. I., Kiwi, M., Trigub, A. L., Bringa, E. M., Fogg, J. L. & Vlasov, I. I., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 5099.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
ion implantation
radiation tolerance
nanoparticles
ions
radioactive wastes

Mode Profile Shaping in Wire Media: Towards An Experimental Verification

Boyd, T., Gratus, J., Kinsler, P., Letizia, R. & Seviour, R., 1 Aug 2018, In : Applied Sciences. 8, 8, 11 p., 1276.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Waveguides
Permittivity
Metals
wire
Wire
4 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid and damage-free outgassing of implanted helium from amorphous silicon oxycarbide

Su, Q., Ding, H., Price, L., Shao, L., Hinks, J. A., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. E., Demkowicz, M. J. & Nastasi, M., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 5009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
outgassing
amorphous silicon
helium
damage
silicon

Report: K-nearest neighbors matching applied to SNS accelerator pulses

Seviour, R. & Rescic, M., 18 Jan 2018, (Unpublished)

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

accelerators
pulses
beam currents
3 Citations (Scopus)

Shape Modification of Germanium Nanowires during Ion Irradiation and Subsequent Solid‐Phase Epitaxial Growth

Camara, O., Hanif, I., Tunes, M. A., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J., 9 Jul 2018, In : Advanced Materials Interfaces. 5, 13, 1800276.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ion bombardment
Germanium
Epitaxial growth
Nanowires
Ion beams
6 Citations (Scopus)

Structural defect accumulation in tungsten and tungsten-5wt.% tantalum under incremental proton damage

Ipatova, I., Harrison, R. W., Wady, P. T., Shubeita, S. M., Terentyev, D., Donnelly, S. E. & Jimenez-Melero, E., 1 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 501, p. 329-335 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
proton damage
Tantalum
Tungsten
tantalum
Proton irradiation
11 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and characterisation of high-entropy alloy thin films as candidates for coating nuclear fuel cladding alloys

Tunes, M. A., Vishnyakov, V. & Donnelly, S., 1 Mar 2018, In : Thin Solid Films. 649, p. 115-120 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear fuel cladding
nuclear fuels
Entropy
entropy
coatings
1 Citation (Scopus)

Wakefield acceleration in planetary atmospheres: A possible source of MeV electrons. The collisionless case

Arrayas, M., Cubero, D., Montanya, J., Seviour, R. & Trueba, J. L., 1 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. 172, p. 69-74 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
planetary atmosphere
planetary atmospheres
plasma
electron
electrons
2017

Accelerators and their ghosts

Rescic, M., Seviour, R. & Blokland, W., May 2017, Proceedings of the 8th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC '17). Joint Accelerator Conferences Website (JACoW), p. 1975-1978 4 p. TUPIK109

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Particle accelerators

Applications of Particle Accelerators in Europe

Faus-Golfe, Á. & Edgecock, R., Jun 2017, 116 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

A Study of Potential Accelerator Production of Radioisotopes for Both Diagnostics and Therapy

Ratcliffe, N. & Edgecock, T., May 2017, Proceedings of 8th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC'17), Copenhagen, Denmark, 14-19 May 2017. Joint Accelerator Conferences Website (JACoW), 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
therapy
accelerators
isotopes
production engineering
viability
17 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Helium
Tungsten
helium ions
tungsten
Vacancies
17 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic Layer Deposition of Ruthenium Thin Films from (Ethylbenzyl) (1-Ethyl-1,4-cyclohexadienyl) Ru: Process Characteristics, Surface Chemistry, and Film Properties

Popovici, M., Groven, B., Marcoen, K., Phung, Q. M., Dutta, S., Swerts, J., Meersschaut, J., van den Berg, J. A., Franquet, A., Moussa, A., Vanstreels, K., Lagrain, P., Bender, H., Jurczak, M., Van Elshocht, S., Delabie, A. & Adelmann, C., 13 Jun 2017, In : Chemistry of Materials. 29, 11, p. 4654-4666 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruthenium
Atomic layer deposition
Surface chemistry
Thin films
Surface reactions
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
ion scattering
Doping (additives)
Scattering
Plasmas
Ions
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of He Implantation on the Microstructure of Zircaloy-4 Studied Using In Situ TEM

Tunes, M. A., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Hinks, J. & Donnelly, S., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 493, p. 230-238 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
implantation
Irradiation
Transmission electron microscopy
transmission electron microscopy
microstructure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Temperature on the Ion-Induced Bending of Germanium and Silicon Nanowires

Camara, O., Hanif, I., Tunes, M. A., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J., 31 Jul 2017, In : Materials Research Express. 4, 7, 075056.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Germanium
Silicon
Nanowires
Ions
Temperature
14 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering self-organising helium bubble lattices in tungsten

Harrison, R. W., Greaves, G., Hinks, J. A. & Donnelly, S. E., 10 Aug 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 8 p., 7724.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
organizing
tungsten
bubbles
helium
engineering
6 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture toughness in some hetero-modulus composite carbides: carbon inclusions and voids

Popov, O. & Vishnyakov, V., 2017, In : Advances in Applied Ceramics. 116, 2, p. 61-70 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbides
Fracture toughness
Carbon
Hot pressing
Precipitates

Geant4 simulations of neutron production in a thorium fuelled accelerator driven subcritical reactors

Lee, D. S., Cywinski, R., Bungau, C. & Seviour, R., 14 Apr 2017, In : Proceedings of Science. 279, 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
thorium
transmutation
accelerators
reactors
spallation
25 Citations (Scopus)

Grain size threshold for enhanced irradiation resistance in nanocrystalline and ultrafine tungsten

El-Atwani, O., Hinks, J. A., Greaves, G., Allain, J. P. & Maloy, S. A., 2017, In : Materials Research Letters. 5, 5, p. 343-349 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tungsten
Grain boundaries
Irradiation
Helium
Metals
5 Citations (Scopus)

K-shell X-ray spectroscopy of laser produced aluminum plasma

Kaur, C., Chaurasia, S., Poswal, A. K., Munda, D. S., Rossall, A. K., Deo, M. N. & Sharma, S. M., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. 187, p. 20-29 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
X ray spectroscopy
Aluminum
resonance lines
aluminum
Plasmas
16 Citations (Scopus)

Nano-scratch testing of (Ti,Fe)Nx thin films on silicon

Beake, B. D., Vishnyakov, V. & Harris, A. J., 15 Jan 2017, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 309, p. 671-679 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Silicon
mechanical properties
coatings
sliding contact
Thin films
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optical and structural characterization of Ge clusters embedded in ZrO2

Agocs, E., Zolnai, Z., Rossall, A. K., van den Berg, J. A., Fodor, B., Lehninger, D., Khomenkova, L., Ponomaryov, S., Gudymenko, O., Yukhymchuk, V., Kalas, B., Heitmann, J. & Petrik, P., 1 Nov 2017, In : Applied Surface Science. 421, Part B, p. 283-288 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nanoclusters
Optical properties
Germanium
Spectroscopic ellipsometry
Rapid thermal annealing

Recent Development and Results with the MERLIN Tracking Code

Tygier, S., Appleby, R. B., Rafique, H., Barlow, R., Rowan, S. & Molson, J. G., Jun 2017, IPAC2017: Proceedings of the 8th International Particle Accelerator Conference. Joint Accelerator Conferences Website (JACoW), p. 104-106 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
collimation
hollow
accelerators
simulation
lenses

RF cavity design for a low-cost 1 MeV proton source

Soriano Guillen, D., Seviour, R. & Hunt, S., May 2017, Proceedings of the 8th International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC '17). Joint Accelerator Conferences Website (JACoW), p. 4355-4357

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
generators
cavities
protons
spark gaps
pulses
8 Citations (Scopus)

Structure formation of TiB2-TiC-B4C-C hetero-modulus ceramics via reaction hot pressing

Popov, O., Chornobuk, S. & Vishnyakov, V., Apr 2017, In : International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials. 64, p. 106-112 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hot pressing
Boron carbide
Atoms
Boron
Graphite
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of temperature on bubble lattice formation in copper under in situ He ion irradiation

Robinson, A. M., Edmondson, P. D., English, C., Lozano-Perez, S., Greaves, G., Hinks, J. A., Donnelly, S. E. & Grovenor, C. R. M., 1 Apr 2017, In : Scripta Materialia. 131, p. 108-111 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Point defects
Ion bombardment
ion irradiation
Copper
bubbles