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Alan A. Luo

  • Professor, Materials Science Engineering
  • 137 Fontana Labs
    116 W. 19th Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-5629

About

Director, Light Metals and Manufacturing Research Laboratory (LMMRL) at The Ohio State University

Core Faculty, Center for Simulation Innovation and Modeling (SIMCenter)

Alan Luo is FEF Key Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the Department of Integrated Systems Engineering (Manufacturing Group) at The Ohio State University (OSU) in Columbus, OH, USA.  Prof. Luo is an elected Fellow of ASM International (American Society of Metals) and SAE International (Society for Automotive Engineers). Prof. Luo is presently chair of TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) Light Metals Division and past chair of SAE Materials Engineering Division. Prior to joining OSU in July 2013, Dr. Luo was a GM Technical Fellow at General Motors Global Research and Development Center (Warren, MI, USA) with 20 years of industrial experience. He has 18 patents and more than 220 technical publications in advanced materials, manufacturing and applications. Dr. Luo won two John M. Campbell Awards for his fundamental research, and three Charles L. McCuen Awards for research applications at GM. He received the TMS Brimacombe Medalist Award and SAE Forest R. McFarland Award in 2013, USCAR (United States Council for Automotive Research) Special Recognition Award in 2009, and ASM Materials Science Research Silver Medal in 2008. Dr. Luo’s research is also recognized by several Best Paper awards from TMS, SAE, AFS (American Foundry Society) and CALPHAD (Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry) Journal.

 

Honors

  • 20170501

    Award of Excellence for Automotive Product – Automotive Door Inner Panels.

  • 20160601

    Best Paper Award.

  • 20150401

    Fellow Award.

  • 20131001

    ASM Fellow Award.

  • 20130401

    Forest R. McFarland Award.

  • 20130301

    Brimacombe Medalist Award.

  • 20120701

    Poster Presentation Award. Landmark College.

  • 20100501

    Best Paper Award.

  • 20091001

    Materials Science Research Silver Medal Award.

  • 20090501

    Special Recognition Award.

  • 20090301

    Magnesium Best Paper – Application Award.

  • 20080501

    Best Paper Award.

  • 20080201

    John M. Campbell Award.

  • 20060301

    Charles L. McCuen Award.

  • 20060301

    Magnesium Best Paper - Fundamental Research Award.

  • 20050401

    Excellence of Oral Presentation Award.

  • 20050201

    Charles L. McCuen Award.

  • 20040201

    Charles L. McCuen Award.

  • 20030201

    John M. Campbell Award.

Books

2016

  • Twarog, D, Apelian, D, Luo, A. 2016. "High Integrity Casting of Lightweight Components." North American Die Casting Association.

2014

  • Mathaudhu, SN, Luo, AA, Neelameggham, NR, Nyberg, EA, Sillekens, WH. 2014. "Essential Readings in Magnesium Technology." Wiley.

2008

  • Beals, RS Luo, AA, Neelamehhham, NR, Pekguleryuz, MO. 2008. "Magnesium technology 2007: proceedings of the symposium held during the TMS 2007 annual meeting & exhibition in Orlando, Florida, USA, February 25 - March 1, 2007, sponsored by the Magnesium Committee of the Light Metals Division (LMD) of TMS (the Mineral, Metals & Materials Society)." Eurospan [distributor].

2005

  • Ke, W, Han, EH Han, YF, Kainer, K and Luo, AA. 2005. "Magnesium--science, technology and applications: Mg : proceedings of the International Conference on Magnesium--Science, Technology and Applications, September 20-24, 2004, Beijing, China." Trans Tech Publications Ltd..

2004

  • Luo, AA. 2004. "Magnesium technology 2004: proceedings of the symposium held during the 2004 TMS Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.A., March 14-18, 2004." TMS.

Edited Books

2016

  • D. Twarog, D. Apelian, A. Luo. 2016. "High Integrity Casting of Lightweight Components." North American Die Casting Association.

2015

  • W. Poole, S. Christensen, S. Kalidindi, A.A. Luo, J. Madison, D. Raabe, X. Sun. 2015. "Proceedings of the 3rd World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering." John Wiley & Sons.

2014

  • S.N. Mathaudhu, A.A. Luo, N.R. Neelameggham, E.A. Nyberg, W.H. Sillekens. 2014. "Essential Readings in Magnesium Technology." John Wiley & Sons.

2012

  • Li, X, Luo, A. 2012. "Science and Engineering of Light Metal Matrix Nanocomposites and Composites." The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS).

2008

  • Kim, S, Luo, A. 2008. "Advances in Lightweight Materials: Aluminum." SAE International.
  • Beals, RS, Luo, AA, Neelamehhham, NR, Pekguleryuz, MO. 2008. "Magnesium technology 2007: proceedings of the symposium held during the TMS 2007 annual meeting & exhibition in Orlando, Florida, USA, February 25 - March 1, 2007, sponsored by the Magnesium Committee of the Light Metals Division (LMD) of TMS (the Mineral, Metals & Materials Society)." Eurospan [distributor].

2007

  • Robison, S, Boileau, J, Luo, A, Armstrong, G. 2007. "Advances in Lightweight Materials: Casting and Aluminum and Achieving Lightweight Vehicles." SAE International.

2006

  • Luo, AA, Neelamehhham, NR, Beals, RS. 2006. "Magnesium technology 2006." TMS The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society.

2005

  • Benedyk, J, Luo, A, DasDupta, A, Robison, S, Boileau, J. 2005. "Lightweight Castings and Aluminum Alloys for Advanced Automotive Applications." Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International.
  • Ke, W, Han, EH, Han, YF, Kainer, K, Luo, AA. 2005. "Magnesium--science, technology and applications: Mg : proceedings of the International Conference on Magnesium--Science, Technology and Applications, September 20-24, 2004, Beijing, China." Trans Tech Publications Ltd..

2004

  • Luo, AA. 2004. "Magnesium technology 2004: proceedings of the symposium held during the 2004 TMS Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.A., March 14-18, 2004." TMS.

Chapters

2013

  • 2013. "Chapter 8. Applications: aerospace, automotive and other structural applications of magnesium." In Fundamentals of magnesium alloy metallurgy,

2012

  • 2012. "Chapter 12. Applications of Magnesium Alloys in Automotive Engineering." In Advances in wrought magnesium alloys: properties, processing and applications,
  • 2012. "Chapter 7. Magnesium Alloys for Lightweight Powertrains and Automotive Bodies." In Advanced materials in automotive engineering,

2011

  • 2011. "Chapter 2. Physical Metallurgy." In Technology for Magnesium Castings,
  • 2011. "Chapter 3. Solidification." In Technology for Magnesium Castings,

2010

  • 2010. "Chapter 4. Magnesium Alloys for Lightweight Powertrains and Automotive Structures." In Materials Design and Manufacturing for Lightweight Vehicles,

2008

  • 2008. "Bending and Hydroforming of Aluminum and Magnesium Alloy Tubes." In Hydroforming for Advanced Manufacturing,

Journal Articles

2017

  • Wang,Huimin; Lu,Yan; Ripplinger,Keith; Detwiler,Duane; Luo,Alan,A, 2017, "A Statistics-Based Cracking Criterion of Resin-Bonded Silica Sand for Casting Process Simulation." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS B-PROCESS METALLURGY AND MATERIALS PROCESSING SCIENCE 48, no. 1, 260-267 - 260-267.

2016

  • Sun,Jie; Jin,Li; Dong,Jie; Ding,Wenjiang; Luo,Alan,A, 2016, "Microscopic deformation compatibility during monotonic loading in a Mg-Gd-Y alloy." MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION 119, 195-199 - 195-199.
  • Li,Jichao; Sun,Weihua; Hurley,Belinda; Luo,Alan,A; Buchheit,Rudolph,G, 2016, "Cu redistribution study during the corrosion of AZ91 using a rotating ring-disk collection experiment." CORROSION SCIENCE 112, 760-764 - 760-764.
  • Sun,Weihua; Shi,Xiaoying; Cinkilic,Emre; Luo,Alan,A, 2016, "Investigation of the non-equilibrium solidification microstructure of a Mg-4Al-2RE (AE42) alloy." JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE 51, no. 13, 6287-6294 - 6287-6294.
  • Kuang,Jie; Du,Xinpeng; Li,Xiaohui; Yang,Yanyang; Luo,Alan,A; Tang,Guoyi, 2016, "Athermal influence of pulsed electric current on the twinning behavior of Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy during rolling." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 114, 151-155 - 151-155.
  • Xia,Xiangyu; Sun,Weihua; Luo,Alan,A; Stone,Donald,S, 2016, "Precipitation evolution and hardening in Mg-Sm-Zn-Zr alloys." ACTA MATERIALIA 111, 335-347 - 335-347.
  • Kuang,Jie; Low,Thaddeus,Song En; Niezgoda,Stephen,R; Li,Xiaohui; Geng,Yubo; Luo,Alan,A; Tang,Guoyi, 2016, "Abnormal texture development in magnesium alloy Mg-3Al-1Zn during large strain electroplastic rolling: Effect of pulsed electric current." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLASTICITY 87, 86-99 - 86-99.
  • Kuang,Jie; Li,Xiaohui; Zhang,Ruikun; Ye,Yongda; Luo,Alan,A; Tang,Guoyi, 2016, "Enhanced rollability of Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy by pulsed electric current: a comparative study." MATERIALS & DESIGN 100, 204-216 - 204-216.
  • Shi,Xiaoying; Liu,Yong; Lu,Jian; Williams,Robert,EA; Li,Dejiang; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Luo,Alan,A, 2016, "Formation of a new incoherent twin boundary in a Mg-3Gd alloy." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 112, 136-139 - 136-139.
  • Zhang,Hui; Li,Lingfeng; Chen,Yiqing; Luo,Alan,A; Liu,Lihua, 2016, "Interface formation in magnesium/aluminium bimetallic castings with a nickel interlayer." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CAST METALS RESEARCH 29, no. 5, 338-343 - 338-343.

2015

  • Wang,Shi-Yi; Gao,Lei; Luo,Alan,A; Li,De-Jiang; Zeng,Xiao-Qin, 2015, "Hot deformation behavior and workability of pre-extruded ZK60A magnesium alloy." TRANSACTIONS OF NONFERROUS METALS SOCIETY OF CHINA 25, no. 6, 1822-1830 - 1822-1830.
  • Luo,Alan,A, 2015, "Material design and development: From classical thermodynamics to CALPHAD and ICME approaches." CALPHAD-COMPUTER COUPLING OF PHASE DIAGRAMS AND THERMOCHEMISTRY 50, 6-22 - 6-22.
  • Xia,Xiangyu; Luo,Alan,A; Stone,Donald,S, 2015, "Precipitation sequence and kinetics in a Mg-4Sm-1Zn-0.4Zr (wt%) alloy." JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS 649, 649-655 - 649-655.
  • Jin,Li; Dong,Jie; Sun,Jie; Luo,Alan,A, 2015, "In-situ investigation on the microstructure evolution and plasticity of two magnesium alloys during three-point bending." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLASTICITY 72, 218-232 - 218-232.
  • Shi,Xiaoying; Luo,Alan,A; Sutton,Scott,C; Zeng,Long; Wang,Shiyi; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Li,Dejiang; Ding,Wenjiang, 2015, "Twinning behavior and lattice rotation in a Mg-Gd-Y-Zr alloy under ballistic impact." JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS 650, 622-632 - 622-632.
  • Han,Zhiqiang; Han,Guomin; Luo,Alan,A; Liu,Baicheng, 2015, "Large-scale three-dimensional phase-field simulation of multi-variant beta-Mg17Al12 in Mg-Al-based alloys." COMPUTATIONAL MATERIALS SCIENCE 101, 248-254 - 248-254.
  • Han,Guomin; Han,Zhiqiang; Luo,Alan,A; Liu,Baicheng, 2015, "Three-Dimensional Phase-Field Simulation and Experimental Validation of beta-Mg17Al12 Phase Precipitation in Mg-Al-Based Alloys." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 46A, no. 2, 948-962 - 948-962.
  • Han,Zhiqiang; Pan,Haowei; Li,Yanda; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2015, "Study on Pressurized Solidification Behavior and Microstructure Characteristics of Squeeze Casting Magnesium Alloy AZ91D." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS B-PROCESS METALLURGY AND MATERIALS PROCESSING SCIENCE 46, no. 1, 328-336 - 328-336.
  • Luo,Alan,A; Sun,Weihua; Zhong,Wei; Zhao,Ji-Cheng, 2015, "COMPUTATIONAL THERMODYNAMICS AND KINETICS FOR MAGNESIUM ALLOY DEVELOPMENT." ADVANCED MATERIALS & PROCESSES 173, no. 1, 26-30 - 26-30.
  • Taub,Alan,I; Luo,Alan,A, 2015, "Advanced lightweight materials and manufacturing processes for automotive applications." MRS BULLETIN 40, no. 12, 1045-1053 - 1045-1053.

2014

  • Zhang,Hui; Chen,Yiqing; Luo,Alan,A, 2014, "A novel aluminum surface treatment for improved bonding in magnesium/aluminum bimetallic castings." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 86, 52-55 - 52-55.
  • Xia,Xiangyu; Sanaty-Zadeh,Amirreza; Zhang,Chuan; Luo,Alan,A; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Chang,Y,Austin; Stone,Donald,S, 2014, "Thermodynamic modeling and experimental investigation of the magnesium-zinc-samarium alloys." JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS 593, 71-78 - 71-78.
  • Xu,Guangchen; Luo,Alan,A; Chen,Yiqing; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2014, "Interfacial phenomena in magnesium/aluminum bi-metallic castings." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 595, 154-158 - 154-158.
  • Zhang,Hui; Chen,Yiqing; Luo,Alan,A, 2014, "Improved Interfacial Bonding in Magnesium/Aluminum Overcasting Systems by Aluminum Surface Treatments." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS B-PROCESS METALLURGY AND MATERIALS PROCESSING SCIENCE 45, no. 6, 2495-2503 - 2495-2503.

2013

  • Kulkarni,Kaustubh,N; Luo,Alan,A, 2013, "Interdiffusion and Phase Growth Kinetics in Magnesium-Aluminum Binary System." JOURNAL OF PHASE EQUILIBRIA AND DIFFUSION 34, no. 2, 104-115 - 104-115.
  • Li,Zhenming; Wang,QiGui; Luo,Alan,A; Fu,Penghuai; Peng,Liming; Wang,Yingxin; Wu,Guohua, 2013, "High Cycle Fatigue of Cast Mg-3Nd-0.2Zn Magnesium Alloys." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 44A, no. 11, 5202-5215 - 5202-5215.
  • Han Guomin,G,M; Han Zhiqiang,Z,Q; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Liu Baicheng,B,C, 2013, "PHASE FIELD SIMULATION ON MORPHOLOGY OF CONTINUOUS PRECIPITATE Mg17Al12 IN Mg-Al ALLOY." ACTA METALLURGICA SINICA 49, no. 3, 277-283 - 277-283.
  • Shi,Xiaoying; Li,Dejiang; Luo,Alan,A; Hu,Bin; Li,Li; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenjiang, 2013, "Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Mg-7Al-2Sn Alloy Processed by Super Vacuum Die-Casting." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 44A, no. 10, 4788-4799 - 4788-4799.
  • Han,Guomin; Han,Zhiqiang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Liu,Baicheng, 2013, "A phase field model for simulating the precipitation of multi-variant beta-Mg17Al12 in Mg-Al-based alloys." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 68, no. 9, 691-694 - 691-694.
  • Gao,Lei; Luo,Alan,A, 2013, "Hot deformation behavior of as-cast Mg-Zn-Mn-Ce alloy in compression." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 560, 492-499 - 492-499.
  • Luo, AA, 2013, "Magnesium casting technology for structural applications." Journal of Magnesium and Alloys 1, 2-22 - 2-22.

2012

  • Zheng,Xingwei; Luo,Alan,A; Zhang,Chuan; Dong,Jie; Waldo,Richard,A, 2012, "Directional Solidification and Microsegregation in a Magnesium-Aluminum-Calcium Alloy." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 43A, no. 9, 3239-3248 - 3239-3248.
  • Ma,Lan; Mishra,Raja,K; Balogh,Michael,P; Peng,Liming; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Ding,Wenjiang, 2012, "Effect of Zn on the microstructure evolution of extruded Mg-3Nd (-Zn)-Zr (wt.%) alloys." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 543, 12-21 - 12-21.
  • Luo,Alan,A; Fu,Penghuai; Peng,Liming; Kang,Xiaoyu; Li,Zhenzhen; Zhu,Tianyu, 2012, "Solidification Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Cast Magnesium-Aluminum-Tin Alloys." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 43A, no. 1, 360-368 - 360-368.
  • Luo,Alan,A; Powell,Bob,R; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2012, "Computational phase equilibria and experimental investigation of magnesium-aluminum-calcium alloys." INTERMETALLICS 24, 22-29 - 22-29.
  • Luo,A,A; Mishra,R,K; Powell,B,R; Sachdev,A,K, 2012, "Magnesium Alloy Development for Automotive Applications." THERMEC 2011, PTS 1-4 706-709, 69-82 - 69-82.
  • Han,Zhiqiang; Huang,Xiaoran; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Liu,Baicheng, 2012, "A quantitative model for describing crystal nucleation in pressurized solidification during squeeze casting." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 66, no. 5, 215-218 - 215-218.
  • Jin,Li; Dong,Jie; Luo,Alan,A; Mishra,Raj,K; Sachdev,Anil,K; Wu,Wenyun, 2012, "Microstructure evolution of Mg-3%Al-1%Zn alloy tube during warm bending." JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE 47, no. 8, 3801-3807 - 3801-3807.
  • Zheng,Xingwei; Luo,Alan,A; Dong,Jie; Sachdev,Anil,K; Ding,Wenjiang, 2012, "Plastic flow behavior of a high-strength magnesium alloy NZ30K." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 532, 616-622 - 616-622.
  • Han,G,M; Han,Z,Q; Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K; Liu,B,C, 2012, "Phase field simulation of precipitation in a Mg-Al alloy using two techniques of approximation." MCWASP XIII: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MODELING OF CASTING, WELDING AND ADVANCED SOLIDIFICATION PROCESSES 33, 012110 - 012110.
  • Wen,Wei; Luo,Alan,A; Zhai,Tongguang; Jin,Yan; Cheng,Yang-Tse; Hoffmann,Ilona, 2012, "Improved bending fatigue and corrosion properties of a Mg-Al-Mn alloy by super vacuum die casting." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 67, no. 11, 879-882 - 879-882.

2011

  • Ma,Lan; Mishra,Raja,K; Peng,Liming; Luo,Alan,A; Ding,Wenjiang; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2011, "Texture and mechanical behavior evolution of age-hardenable Mg-Nd-Zn extrusions during aging treatment." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 529, 151-155 - 151-155.
  • Zhang,Chuan; Luo,Alan,A; Peng,Liming; Stone,Donald,S; Chang,Y,Austin, 2011, "Thermodynamic modeling and experimental investigation of the magnesium-neodymium-zinc alloys." INTERMETALLICS 19, no. 11, 1720-1726 - 1720-1726.

2010

  • Luo,Alan,A; Wu,Wenyun; Mishra,Raj,K; Jin,Li; Sachdev,Anil,K; Ding,Wenjiang, 2010, "Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Extruded Magnesium-Aluminum-Cerium Alloy Tubes." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 41A, no. 10, 2662-2674 - 2662-2674.
  • Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Powell,Bob,R, 2010, "Advanced casting technologies for lightweight automotive applications." CHINA FOUNDRY 7, no. 4, 463-469 - 463-469.
  • BERNARD,J,D; Jordon,J,B; Horstemeyer,M,F; El Kadiri,H; Baird,J; Lamb,David; Luo,Alan,A, 2010, "Structure-property relations of cyclic damage in a wrought magnesium alloy." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 63, no. 7, 751-756 - 751-756.
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K, 2010, "Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Magnesium-Aluminum-Manganese Cast Alloys." TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN FOUNDRY SOCIETY, VOL 118 118, 339-345 - 339-345.
  • Chen,D,L; EMAMI,A,R; Luo,A,A, 2010, "Cyclic deformation of extruded AM30 magnesium alloy in the transverse direction." 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE STRENGTH OF MATERIALS (ICSMA-15) 240, 012048 - 012048.
  • Sachdeva,Deepika; Tiwari,Shashank; Sundarraj,Suresh; Luo,Alan,A, 2010, "Microstructure and Corrosion Characterization of Squeeze Cast AM50 Magnesium Alloys." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS B-PROCESS METALLURGY AND MATERIALS PROCESSING SCIENCE 41, no. 6, 1375-1383 - 1375-1383.

2009

  • Sikand,Rajiv; Kumar,Arun,M; Sachdev,Anil,K; Luo,Alan,A; Jain,Vipin; Gupta,Anil,K, 2009, "AM30 porthole die extrusions - A comparison with circular seamless extruded tubes." JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY 209, no. 18-19, 6010-6020 - 6010-6020.
  • Sadayappan,K; Kasprzak,W; Brown,Z; Ouimet,L; Luo,A,A, 2009, "Characterization of Magnesium Automotive Components Produced by Super-Vacuum Die Casting Process." LIGHT METALS TECHNOLOGY 2009 618-619, 381-386 - 381-386.
  • Begum,S; Chen,D,L; Xu,S; Luo,Alan,A, 2009, "Effect of strain ratio and strain rate on low cycle fatigue behavior of AZ31 wrought magnesium alloy." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 517, no. 1-2, 334-343 - 334-343.
  • Fan,C,L; Chen,D,L; Luo,Alan,A, 2009, "Dependence of the distribution of deformation twins on strain amplitudes in an extruded magnesium alloy after cyclic deformation." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 519, no. 1-2, 38-45 - 38-45.

2008

  • Nyberg,Eric,A; Luo,Alan,A; Sadayappan,Kumar; Shi,Wenfang, 2008, "Magnesium for future autos." ADVANCED MATERIALS & PROCESSES 166, no. 10, 35-37 - 35-37.
  • Wu,Wenyun; Zhang,Ping; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Jin,Li; Yao,Shoushan; Luo,Alan,A, 2008, "Bendability of the wrought magnesium alloy AM30 tubes using a rotary draw bender." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 486, no. 1-2, 596-601 - 596-601.
  • Fu,Penghuai; Luo,Alan,A; Jiang,Haiyan; Peng,Liming; Yu,Yandong; Zhai,Chunquan; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2008, "Low-pressure die casting of magnesium alloy AM50: Response to process parameters." JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY 205, no. 1-3, 224-234 - 224-234.

2007

  • Taub,Alan,I; Krajewski,Paul,E; Luo,Alan,A; Owens,John,N, 2007, "The evolution of technology for materials processing over the last 50 years: The automotive example." JOM 59, no. 2, 48-57 - 48-57.
  • Jiang,Lan; Jonas,John,J; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Godet,Stephane, 2007, "Influence of {10-12} extension twinning on the flow behavior of AZ31 Mg alloy." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 445, 302-309 - 302-309.
  • Wang,Yingxin; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenjiang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2007, "Development and validation of extrusion limit diagram for AZ31 and AM30 magnesium alloys." 2006 BIMW: 2006 BEIJING INTERNATIONAL MATERIALS WEEK, PTS 1-4 546-549, 327-332 - 327-332.
  • Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2007, "Development of a new wrought magnesium-aluminum-manganese alloy AM30." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 38A, no. 6, 1184-1192 - 1184-1192.
  • Varma,N,Siva Prasad; Narasimhan,R; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,A,K, 2007, "An analysis of localized necking in aluminium alloy tubes during hydroforming using a continuum damage model." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL SCIENCES 49, no. 2, 200-209 - 200-209.
  • Wang,Yingxin; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenhang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K, 2007, "Grain refinement of AZ31 magnesium alloy by titanium and low-frequency electromagnetic casting." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 38A, no. 6, 1358-1366 - 1358-1366.

2006

  • Zeng,X,Q; Wang,Y,X; Ding,W,J; Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K, 2006, "Effect of strontium on the microstructure, mechanical properties, and fracture behavior of AZ31 magnesium alloy." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 37A, no. 4, 1333-1341 - 1333-1341.
  • Zhong,Yu; Sofo,Jorge,O; Luo,Alan,A; Liu,Zi-Kui, 2006, "Thermodynamics modeling of the Mg-Sr and Ca-Mg-Sr systems." JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS 421, no. 1-2, 172-178 - 172-178.
  • Jiang,L; Jonas,J,J; Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K; Godet,S, 2006, "Twinning-induced softening in polycrystalline AM30 Mg alloy at moderate temperatures." SCRIPTA MATERIALIA 54, no. 5, 771-775 - 771-775.

2005

  • Zhong,Y; Luo,A,A; Sofo,J,O; Liu,Z,K, 2005, "First-principles investigation of laves phases in Mg-Al-Ca system." MAGNESIUM - SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS 488-489, 169-175 - 169-175.
  • Jiang,L; Huang,G; Godet,S; Jonas,J,J; Luo,A,A, 2005, "Particle-stimulated nucleation of dynamic recrystallization in AZ31 alloy at elevated temperatures." MAGNESIUM - SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS 488-489, 261-264 - 261-264.
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K, 2005, "Development of a moderate temperature bending process for magnesium alloy extrusions." MAGNESIUM - SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS 488-489, 477-482 - 477-482.
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K, 2005, "Low-cost aluminum tubes for hydroforming applications." TRENDS IN MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGIES FOR TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRIES AND POWDER METALLURGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY N/A, 147-154 - 147-154.

2004

  • Kulkarni,A; Biswas,P; Narasimhan,R; Luo,A,A; Mishra,R,K; Stoughton,T,B; Sachdev,A,K, 2004, "An experimental and numerical study of necking initiation in aluminium alloy tubes during hydroforming." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL SCIENCES 46, no. 12, 1727-1746 - 1727-1746.
  • Luo,A,A, 2004, "Recent magnesium alloy development for elevated temperature applications." INTERNATIONAL MATERIALS REVIEWS 49, no. 1, 13-30 - 13-30.

2003

  • Luo,A,A; Tartaglia,J,M; Kubic,R,C, 2003, "Fatigue performance of hydroformed aluminum tubular sections." ALUMINUM 2003 N/A, 111-120 - 111-120.
  • Luo,A,A; Kubic,R,C; Tartaglia,J,M, 2003, "Microstructure and fatigue properties of hydroformed aluminum alloys 6063 and 5754." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 34A, no. 11, 2549-2557 - 2549-2557.
  • Luo,A,A, 2003, "Recent magnesium alloy development for automotive powertrain applications." MAGNESIUM ALLOYS 2003, PTS 1 AND 2 419-4, 57-65 - 57-65.
  • Ozturk,K; Zhong,Y; Luo,A,A; Liu,Z,K, 2003, "Creep resistant Mg-Al-Ca alloys: Computational thermodynamics and experimental investigation." JOM-JOURNAL OF THE MINERALS METALS & MATERIALS SOCIETY 55, no. 11, A40-A44 - A40-A44.

2002

  • Luo,A,A; Balogh,M,P; Powell,B,R, 2002, "Creep and microstructure of magnesium-aluminum-calcium based alloys." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 33, no. 3, 567-574 - 567-574.
  • Luo,A,A, 2002, "Magnesium: Current and potential automotive applications." JOM-JOURNAL OF THE MINERALS METALS & MATERIALS SOCIETY 54, no. 2, 42-48 - 42-48.

1992

  • Luo,A,H; YOUDELIS,W,V; Wang,W,Q, 1992, "MEASUREMENT OF THERMAL-PROPERTIES FOR SAND MOLDS - A HEAT-BALANCE APPROACH." CANADIAN METALLURGICAL QUARTERLY 31, no. 1, 73-77 - 73-77.

Papers in Proceedings

2011

  • Zhang,Chuan; Luo,Alan,A; Chang,Y,Austin "THE SOLIDIFICATION MICROSTRUCTURE AND PRECIPITATION INVESTIGATION OF MAGNESIUM-RICH ALLOYS CONTAINING Zn AND Ce." in Conference on Magnesium Technology held during TMS 140th Annual Meeting and Exhibition. (1 2011).

2010

  • Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Powell,Bob,R "Advanced casting technologies for lightweight automotive applications." in 69th World Foundry Congress (WFC). (11 2010).

2009

  • Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K "MICROSTRUCTURE AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF MG-AL-MN AND MG-AL-SN ALLOYS." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2009. (1 2009).
  • Jin,Li; Wu,Wenyun; Mishra,Raja,K; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K; Yao,Shoushan "DEFORMATION MECHANISMS IN AZ31 MAGNESIUM ALLOY TUBE BENDING." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2009. (1 2009).

2008

  • Luo,Alan,A; Nyberg,Eric,A; Sadavappan,Kumar; Shi,Wenfang "Magnesium Front End Research and Development: A Canada-China-USA collaboration." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2008. (1 2008).
  • Wang,Y; Jin,L; Zeng,X; Ding,W; Lu,A,A; Sachdev,A,K; Mishra,R,K "Microstructure and bendabiltiy of AM60 and AZ61 magnesium alloy tubes." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2008. (1 2008).

2007

  • Levesque,Julie; Inal,Kaan; Neale,Kenneth,W; Mishra,Raja,K; Luo,Alan,A; Jiang,Lan "Numerical modelling of large strain deformation in magnesium alloy AM30." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2007. (1 2007).
  • Wang,Yingxin; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenjiang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K "Development and validation of extrusion limit diagram for AZ31 and AM30 magnesium alloys." in Beijing International Materials Week. (1 2007).
  • Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K "AM30 - A new wought mgnesium alloy." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2007. (1 2007).
  • Wang,Yingxin; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenjiang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K "Study of processing map on mg-3al-1zn alloy prepared by low frequency electromagnetic casting." in Magnesium Technology Symposium 2007. (1 2007).

2006

  • Levesque,Julie; Inal,Kaan; Neale,Kenneth,W; Mishra,Raja,K; Luo,Alan,A "Numerical modelling of large strain deformation in magnesium." in Symposium on Magnesium Technology 2006. (1 2006).
  • Wang,Yingxin; Zeng,Xiaoqin; Ding,Wenjiang; Luo,Alan,A; Sachdev,Anil,K "Development and validation of an extrusion limit diagram for AZ31 magnesium alloy." in Symposium on Magnesium Technology 2006. (1 2006).

2005

  • Jiang,L; Huang,G; Godet,S; Jonas,J,J; Luo,A,A "Particle-stimulated nucleation of dynamic recrystallization in AZ31 alloy at elevated temperatures." in International Conference on Magnesium - Science, Technology and Applications. (1 2005).
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K "Development of a moderate temperature bending process for magnesium alloy extrusions." in International Conference on Magnesium - Science, Technology and Applications. (1 2005).
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K "Low-cost aluminum tubes for hydroforming applications." in 6th Symposium on Global Innovations in Materials Processing and Manufacturing held at the 2005 TMS Annual Meeting. (1 2005).
  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K; Mishra,R,K; Kubic,R,C "Bendability and microstructure, of magnesium alloy tubes at room and elevated temperatures." in Symposium on Magnesium Technology 2005 held at the TMS Annual Meeting. (1 2005).

2004

  • Jiang,L; Godet,S; Jonas,J,J; Huang,G; Luo,A,A "Dynamic recrystallization in coarse-grained AZ31 alloy at elevated temperatures." in International Symposium on Light Metals and Metal Matrix Composites held at the 43rd Annual Conference of Metallurgists of CIM. (1 2004).

2003

  • Luo,A,A; Tartaglia,J,M; Kubic,R,C "Fatigue performance of hydroformed aluminum tubular sections." in Symposium on Aluminum held at the TMS 2003 Annual Meeting. (1 2003).
  • Ozturk,K; Liu,Z,K; Luo,A,A "Phase identification and Microanalysis in the Mg-Al-Ca alloy system." in Symposium on Magnesium Technology 2003 held at the 2003 TMS Annual Meeting. (1 2003).
  • Luo,A,A "Recent magnesium alloy development for automotive powertrain applications." in 2nd International Conference on Platform Science and Technology for Advanced Magnesium Alloys. (1 2003).

2002

  • Luo,A,A; Sachdev,A,K "Strain development and microstructure evolution in aluminum tube bending and hydroforming." in Annual Meeting on Automotive Alloys and Aluminum Sheet and Plate Rolling and Finishing Technology. (1 2002).
  • Powell,B,R; Luo,A,A; TIWARI,B,L; Rezhets,V "The die castability of calcium-containing magnesium alloys: Thin-wall computer case." in Magnesium Technology 2002 Symposium held at the 2002 TMS Annual Meeting. (1 2002).

2001

  • Ozturk,K; Zhong,Y; Liu,Z,K; Luo,A,A "Computational thermodynamics and experimental investigation of Mg-Al-Ca alloys." in Magnesium Technology 2001 Symposium. (1 2001).
  • Luo,A,A; Powell,B,R "Tensile and compressive creep of magnesium-aluminum-calcium based alloys." in Magnesium Technology 2001 Symposium. (1 2001).

2000

  • Luo,A,A "Materials comparison and potential applications of magnesium in automobiles." in Magnesium Technology 2000 Symposium held at the 2000 TMS Annual Meeting. (1 2000).

Patents

  • A.A. Luo; Y.-M. Wang. "Corrosion inhibitors in polyurea coatings."
  • Luo,AA; Shinoda,T.. "Magnesium alloy having superior elevated-temperature properties and die castability." Patent number: 5855697
  • Powell,BR; Rezhets,V; Luo,AA; Tiwari,BL. "Creep-resistant magnesium alloy die castings." Patent number: 6264763
  • Luo,AA; Sachdev,AK. "Process for forming aluminum hydroforms." Patent number: 6732434
  • Krajewski,PE; Luo,AA; Hartfield-Wünsch,SE; McNamara,PJ. "Crush zone and method for introducing crush zone into vehicle structure." Patent number: 6994350
  • Luo,AA; Sachdev,AK. "Moderate temperature bending of magnesium alloy tubes." Patent number: 7140224
  • Luo,AA; Sachdev,AK. "Lightweight hybrid tubular/casting instrument panel beam." Patent number: 7216927
  • A.A. Luo; A.K. Sachdev. "Magnesium wrought alloy having improved extrudability and formability." Patent number: ZL200580013695
  • Luo,AA; Sachdev,AK. "Methods of extruding magnesium alloys." Patent number: 7967928
  • A.A. Luo; W.R. Rodgers; C.K. Buehler. "MOLDED OR EXTRUDED COMBINATIONS OF LIGHT METAL ALLOYS AND HIGH-TEMPERATURE POLYMERS." Patent number: CN101724285B
  • A.K. Gupta; A.M Kumar; P. Ramarao; A.K. Sachdev; A.A. Luo; Raja K Mishra. "FORMING MAGNESIUM ALLOYS WITH IMPROVED DUCTILITY."
  • Luo,AA; Verbrugge,MW; Sachdev,AK. "Galvanic corrosion protection for magnesium components using cast-in-place isolators." Patent number: 7845388
  • A.A. Luo, R.K. Mishra and A.K. Sachdev. "High ductility/strength magnesium alloys." Patent number: US 8361251
  • A.A. Luo; A.K. Sachdev. "High strength/ductility magnesium-based alloys for structural applications." Patent number: CN101448964B
  • Luo,Aihua,A; Sachdev,Anil,K. "Lightweight aluminum wheel with magnesium rim." Patent number: US8052224
  • Song,Guangling; Luo,Aihua,A; Gayden,Xiaohong,Q. "Methods of reducing corrosion between magnesium and another metal." Patent number: US8231936
  • Zeng,X; Wang,Y; Ding,W; Luo,AA. "Magnesium grain-refining using titanium." Patent number: US8016957