Peer Reviewed Articles

Peer Reviewed Articles

  1. C. G. Wille, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, “Time evolution of morphology in mechanically alloyed Fe–Cu”, Ultramicroscopy 111 (2011), 730-737
  2. B. Mazumder, A. Vella, B. Deconihout, T. Al-Kassab, “Evaporation mechanisms of MgO in laser assisted atom probe tomography”, Ultramicroscopy, 111(6), (2011) 571-575
  3. T. Rademacher, T. Al-Kassab, J. Deges and R. Kirchheim, “Ordering and site occupancy of D03 ordered Fe3Al–5 at%Cr evaluated by means of atom probe tomography”, Ultramicroscopy, 111(6), (2011), 719-724
  4. S. Samboshi, T. Nishida, H. Numakura, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, "Effects of aging temperature on electrical conductivity and hardness of Cu-3 at.% Ti alloy aged in a hydrogen atmosphere", Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 42A (2011) 2136-2143
  5. R. Gemma, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, A. Pundt, “Analysis of deuterium in V–Fe5at.% film by atom probe tomography (APT)”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 25 November 2010.
  6. R. Gemma, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, A. Pundt, “APT analyses of deuterium-loaded Fe/V multi-layered films“,Ultramicroscopy 109 (5), (2009) pp. 631-636
  7. T. Rademacher, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, “The influence of elastic strain on the early stages of decomposition in Cu-1.7 at% Fe”. Ultramicroscopy 109 (5), (2009) pp. 524-529
  8. C. Borchers, T. Al-Kassab, S. Goto, R. Kirchheim, Partially amorphous nanocomposite obtained from heavily deformed pearlitic steel”. Materials Science and Engineering A, 502 (1-2), (2009) pp. 131-138
  9. S. Semboshi, T. Al-Kassab, R. Gemma, R. Kirchheim, “Microstructural evolution of Cu-1 at% Ti alloy aged in a hydrogen atmosphere and its relation with the electrical conductivity”. Ultramicroscopy 109 (5), (2009) pp. 593-598
  10. C. Wille, T. Al-Kassab, P.-P. Choi, Y.-S. Kwon, R. Kirchheim, “An assessment of the homogeneity of nano-crystalline Fe-Cu powders as studied by means of APT”. Ultramicroscopy 109 (5), (2009) pp. 599-605
  11. C. Wille, T. Al-Kassab, M. Schmidt, P. Choi and Y.-S. Kwon: “Homogeneity of mechanically alloyed nano-crystalline Fe–Cu-powders”. International Journal of Materials Research (Former Z. Metallkde) 99(2008) 541
  12. F. Pérez-Willard, D.Wolde-Giorgis, T. Al-Kassab, G. Alejandro-López, R. Kirchheim and D. Gerthsen, “Focused ion beam preparation of atom probe specimens containing a single crystallographically well-defined grain boundary”. Micron 39(2008) 45-52
  13. D. Blavette, T. Al Kassab, E. Cadel, A. Mackel, V. Vurpillot, O. Cojocaru, B. Deconihout, M. Gilbert, “Laser-assisted atom probe tomography and nanosciences”.  International Journal of Materials Research 99 (5), (2008) pp. 454-460
  14. D. Wolde-Giorgis, T. Al-Kassab, and R. Kirchheim,” Grain- boundary segregation in nanocrystalline Cu-Bi-Layers studied with the Tomographic Atom Probe”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 246-250
  15. T. Al-Kassab, Y. Yuan, Ch. Kluthe, T. Boll  and Z.-G. Liu, “ Investigation of the Ordering and Atomic Site Occupation of Nb doped TiAl/Ti3Al Intermetallics”.  ”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 257-261
  16. M. da Silva, C. Wille, U. Klement, P. Choi , T. Al-Kassab, “Electrodeposited Nanocrystalline Co-P Alloys: Microstructural Characterization and Thermal Stability”. Mater. Sci. and Eng. A 445-446(2007) 31-39
  17. P.-P Choi, T. Al-Kassab, Y.-S. Kwon, J-S Kim, and R. Kirchheim, “Application of Focused Ion- Beam to Atom Probe - Field Ion Microscopy Specimen Preparation from Mechanically Alloyed Powders”. Microscopy and Microanalysis 13 (2007) 347-353
  18. T.  Al-Kassab, Y. Yuan, Ch. Kluthe, T. Boll and Z.-G. Liu, “ Investigation of the Ordering and Atomic Site Occupation of Nb doped TiAl/Ti3Al Intermetallics”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 257-261
  19. D. Wolde-Giorgis, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, ”Grain- boundary segregation in nanocrystalline Cu-Bi-Layers studied with the Tomographic Atom Probe”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 246-250
  20. A. Heinrich, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, ”Investigation of new aspects in the initial stages of decomposition of Cu2at%Co with the Tomographic Atom Probe and the Field Ion Microscope”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 240-245
  21. S. Goto, R. Kirchheim, T. Al-Kassab and C. Borchers: “Application of cold drawn lamellar microstrucutre for developing ultra-higu strength wires”. Trans. Nonferrous Met. Soc. China 17 (2007) 1129-1138
  22. P.-P Choi, , Y.-S. Kwon, J-S Kim and T. Al-Kassab, “Transmission electron microscopy and atom probe specimen preparation from mechanically alloyed powders using the focused ionbeam lift-out technique”. Journal of Electronmicroscopy 56 (2007) 43-49
  23. C. B. Ene, G. Schmitz, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, “Solid state reaction in sandwich type Al/Cu thin-films”. Ultramicroscopy 107 (2007) 802-807
  24. T. Boll, T. Al-Kassab, Y. Yuan and Z.-G. Liu, “Investigation of the site occupation of atoms in pure and doped TiAl/Ti3Al intermetallics”. Ultramicroscopy 107(2007) 796-801
  25. A. Shariq, T. Al-Kassab, R. Kirchheim, R.B. Schwarz,”Exploring the next neighbourhood relationship in metallic glasses utilizing the Atom Probe Tomography (TAP)”. Ultramicroscopy 107 (2007) 773-780
  26. A. Heinrich, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, ”Investigation of new aspects in the initial stages of decomposition of  Cu2at%Co with the Tomographic Atom Probe and the Field Ion Microscope”. Surf. Interface Anal. 39 (2007) 240-245
  27. F. Pérez-Willard, D.Wolde-Giorgis, T. Al-Kassab, G. Alejandro-López, R. Kirchheim and D. Gerthsen, “FIB Preparation of Atom Probe Specimens Containing a single Cry-stallographically Well-defined Grain Boundary”, arxiv.org, Cond-mat/ 0601543 (2006)
  28. Y. Yuan, H.W. Liu, X. N. Zhao, X.K. Meng, Z.G. Liu, Torben Boll and  Talaat Al-Kassab, “Dissociation of super-dislocations and the stacking fault energy in TiAl based alloys with Nb-doping”,  Phys. Lett. A 358 (2006) 231-235
  29. P. Choi, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, Investigation of sputter-deposited Al-2at.%Cu layers by means of the tomographic atom probe (TAP), Scripta Materialia 53 (2005) 323-327
  30. C. Kluthe, T. Al-Kassab, J. Barker, W. Pyckhout-Hintzen and R. Kirchheim, Segregation of Hydrogen at internal Ag/MgO (metal/oxide)- interfaces as observed by Small Angle Neutron Scattering, Acta Materialia 52 (2004) 2701-2710
  31. R. B. Doak, Y. Ekinci, B. Holst, J. P. Toennies, T. Al-Kassab and A. Heinrich,  Field ionization detection of supersonic molecular beams, Review Scientific Instruments, Volume  75 (2004) 405-414
  32. P. Choi, M. da Silva, U. Klement, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, “ Thermal Stability of Electrodeposited Nanocrystalline Co-1.1at.%P”.  Acta Materiallia 53 (2005) 4473-4481
  33. P. Choi, T. Al-Kassab , F. Gärtner, H. Kreye and R. Kirchheim, „ FIM and TAP study of electrodeposited Nickel-Tungsten Coating Layers“, Materials Science and Eng. A353 (2003) 74
  34. C. Kluthe, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, „ Early Stages of Oxide Precipitation in Silver-based Alloys - Examined with the Tomographic Atom Probe (TAP)”, Materials Science and Eng. A353 (2003) 112
  35. A. Heinrich, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim.“ Investigation of the early stages of decomposition of  Cu0.7at%Fe with the Tomographic Atom Probe“, Materials Science and Eng.A353 (2003) 92 
  36. D. Wolde-Giorgis, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim,” Nucleation and growth in Cu-0.7at%Ti as studied with the tomographic atom probe (TAP), Materials  Science and Eng. A353 (2003) 152 
  37. R.Kirchheim, A. Pundt, T. Al-Kassab, F. Wang and Ch. Kluthe, „ Metal / Oxide interfaces and their reaction with hydrogen“, Z. Metallkunde 94 (2003) 266
  38. C. Kluthe, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, „Investigation of the internal Oxidation in Ag-1at%Mg by 3d-TAP Microscopy“, Materials Science and Eng. A 327 (2002) 70-75
  39. Z. G. Liu, T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, „The morphology of -precipitates in Ni-12at% Be alloy, as investigated by tomographic atom probe“, Materials Science and Eng. A 327 (2002) 65-69
  40. T. Al-Kassab and R. Kirchheim, „Investigation of Phase Decomposition in Alloys with the Tomographic Atom Probe“,  Materials Science and Eng. A324 (2002) 168-173
  41. T. Al-Kassab, H. Wollenberger and D. Blavette, „Application of the Tomographic Atom Probe to selected Problems in Materials Science“. Z. Metallkd. 88/2 (1997) 102-108
  42. T. Al-Kassab, M.-P. Macht, V. Naundorf, H. Wollenberger, S. Chambreland, F. Danoix and D. Blavette, „Characterization of Sputter-deposited Multilayers of Ni and Zr with APFIM/TAP“,  Applied Surface Science 94/95 (1996) 306-312
  43. T. Al-Kassab, M.-P. Macht and H. Wollenberger, „FIM/AP Analysis of Cu-Pd Multilayers“, Appl. Surface Science 87/88 (1995) 329
  44. T. Al-Kassab and P. Haasen, „Early Stages of Precipitations in Dilute Al-Ag Alloys“, Z. Metallkd. 84, 4 (1993) 248
  45. T. Al-Kassab,A.Menand, S. Chambreland and P. Haasen, „The Early Stages of Decomposition in Al-Li Alloys“, Surface Science 266 (1992) 333
  46. Z. G. Liu and T. Al-Kassab, „Recoil Dissolution of -Precipitates in Ni-12at% Be alloy under Electron Irradiation“, Phys. Stat. Sol. (a) 131 (1992) 429
  47. G.P. Geber, T. Al-Kassab, D. Isheim, R. Busch and P. Haasen, „Die Neue Atomsonde in Göttingen“, Z. Metallkd. 83, 6 (1992) 449
  48. Z. G. Liu, T. Al-Kassab and P. Haasen, „The Structure of the ´-Precipitates and the Precipitation Hardening of an Elinvar Alloy“, Scripta Met. et Mater. 24 (1990) 655
  49. Z. G. Liu, T. Al-Kassab and P. Haasen, „The Phase Separation in a NiBe Alloy, as studied by Atome Probe Field Ion Microscopy“, Surface Science 246 (1990) 329
  50. Z. G. Liu, T. Al-Kassab and P. Haasen, „The Atomic Structure of A1-B2 Interface in a Ni-Be Alloy“, Acta Metall. Vol. 38, No. 10 (1990) 1857
  51. T. Al-Kassab, A. Menand, P. Auger and P. Haasen, „Decomposition in Binary Al-Li Alloys“, J. de Phys. 50-C8 (1989) 419
  52. A. Menand, T. Al-Kassab, S. Chambreland and J. M. Sarrau, „Atom-Probe Study of Aluminium-Lithium Alloys“, J. de Phys. 49-C6 (1988) 353 www04.pdf