Positions

Overview

  • Dr, Yogesh Vohra is a Professor and University Scholar in the Department of Physics at UAB. Dr. Vohra is the founding Director of the UAB Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration (CNMB) and also serves as an Associate Dean in the UAB college of Arts and Sciences (CAS). Dr. Vohra is a Chartered Physicist and Fellow of the Institute of Physics, United Kingdom. Dr. Vohra has a BS and MS degree from the University of Delhi and a PhD in physics from the University of Mumbai, India and conducted postdoctoral research at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and was a postdoctoral Humboldt Fellow at the University of Paderborn in Germany.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2019 Non-equilibrium hybrid organic plasma processing for superhydrophobic PTFE surface towards potential bio-interface applicationsColloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces.  183. 2019
    2019 Novel magneto-plasma processing for enhanced modification of electrospun biomaterialsMaterials Letters.  250:96-98. 2019
    2019 Observation of two collapsed phases in CaRbF e4 A s4Physical Review B.  100. 2019
    2019 Possible pressure-induced topological quantum phase transition in the nodal line semimetal ZrSiSPhysical Review B.  99. 2019
    2019 Magnetic ordering in rare earth metal dysprosium revealed by neutron diffraction studies in a large-volume diamond anvil cellHigh Pressure Research2019
    2019 Ultrahigh pressure equation of state of tantalum to 310 GPaHigh Pressure Research.  39:489-498. 2019
    2018 Near-future temperature reduces Mg/Ca ratios in the major skeletal components of the common subtropical sea urchin Lytechinus variegatusJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  509:1-7. 2018
    2018 Rapid Growth of Nanocrystalline Diamond on Single Crystal Diamond for Studies on Materials under Extreme ConditionsScientific Reports.  8. 2018
    2018 Computational predictions and microwave plasma synthesis of superhard boron-carbon materialsMaterials.  11. 2018
    2018 Superconducting and magnetic phase diagram of RbEuFe4As4 and CsEuFe4As4 at high pressurePhysical Review B.  98. 2018
    2018 Volume collapse phase transitions in cerium-praseodymium alloys under high pressureHigh Pressure Research.  38:270-280. 2018
    2018 Atmospheric pressure plasma jet: A facile method to modify the intimal surface of polymeric tubular conduitsJournal of Vacuum Science and Technology A.  36. 2018
    2018 High pressure high temperature devitrification of Fe78B13Si9 metallic glass with simultaneous x-ray structural characterizationJournal of Applied Physics.  123. 2018
    2018 Pressure induced densification and compression in a reprocessed borosilicate glassMaterials.  11. 2018
    2017 Optically detected magnetic resonance of nitrogen vacancies in a diamond anvil cell using designer diamond anvilsApplied Physics Letters.  111. 2017
    2017 Superconductivity of barium-VI synthesized via compression at low temperaturesPhysical Review B.  96. 2017
    2017 Morphological transition in diamond thin-films induced by boron in a microwave plasma deposition processMaterials.  10. 2017
    2017 Pressure effects in the itinerant antiferromagnetic metal TiAuPhysical Review B.  95. 2017
    2017 White-beam X-ray diffraction and radiography studies on high-boron-containing borosilicate glass at high pressuresHigh Pressure Research.  37:233-243. 2017
    2017 Magnetic transition temperatures follow crystallographic symmetry in samarium under high-pressures and low-temperaturesJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  29. 2017
    2017 Pressure-induced superconductivity in the giant Rashba system BiTeIJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  29. 2017
    2017 Tuning the electronic and the crystalline structure of LaBi by pressure: From extreme magnetoresistance to superconductivityPhysical Review B.  95. 2017
    2017 High-pressure structural parameters and equation of state of osmium to 207 GPaCogent Physics.  4. 2017
    2017 Near-zero thermal expansion in magnetically ordered state in dysprosium at high pressures and low temperaturesCogent Physics.  4. 2017
    2016 High pressure structural study of samarium doped CeO2 oxygen vacancy conductor - Insight into the dopant concentration relationship to the strain effect in thin film ionic conductorsSolid State Ionics.  292:59-65. 2016
    2016 Nanocrystalline diamond micro-anvil grown on single crystal diamond as a generator of ultra-high pressuresAIP Advances.  6. 2016
    2016 Metallicity of Ca2Cu6P5 with single and double copper-pnictide layersJournal of Alloys and Compounds.  671:334-339. 2016
    2016 Emergent ferromagnetism and T -linear scattering in USb2 at high pressurePhysical Review B.  93. 2016
    2016 High-pressure high-temperature phase diagram of gadolinium studied using a boron-doped heater anvilJournal of Applied Physics.  119. 2016
    2016 Superconducting B i2Te: Pressure-induced universality in the (B i2)m(B i2 T e3)n seriesPhysical Review B.  93. 2016
    2016 High-pressure high-temperature phase diagram of organic crystal paracetamolJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  28. 2016
    2016 Climate change confers a potential advantage to fleshy Antarctic crustose macroalgae over calcified species.Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  474:58-66. 2016
    2015 Strongly coupled electronic, magnetic, and lattice degrees of freedom in LaC o5 under pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  92. 2015
    2015 High Pressure-Temperature Phase Diagram of 1,1-Diamino-2,2-dinitroethylene (FOX-7)Journal of Physical Chemistry A.  119:9739-9747. 2015
    2015 Fibro-porous poliglecaprone/polycaprolactone conduits: Synergistic effect of composition and in vitro degradation on mechanical propertiesPolymer International.  64:547-555. 2015
    2015 Biohybrid fibro-porous vascular scaffolds: Effect of crosslinking on propertiesMRS Online Proceedings Library.  1718:79-84. 2015
    2015 Fabrication of diamond based sensors for use in extreme environmentsMaterials.  8:2054-2061. 2015
    2015 High pressure studies using two-stage diamond micro-anvils grown by chemical vapor depositionHigh Pressure Research.  35:282-288. 2015
    2015 In vitro degradation and cell attachment studies of a new electrospun polymeric tubular graft.Progress in Biomaterials.  4:67-76. 2015
    2014 Electrical resistivity of single crystals of LaFeAsO under applied pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  90. 2014
    2014 Structural phase stability in nanocrystalline titanium to 161 GPaMaterials Research Express.  1. 2014
    2014 Polymorphism in paracetamol: Evidence of additional forms IV and v at high pressureJournal of Physical Chemistry A.  118:6068-6077. 2014
    2014 Magnetic ordering temperatures in rare earth metal dysprosium under ultrahigh pressuresHigh Pressure Research.  34:266-272. 2014
    2014 Rapid growth of nanostructured diamond film on silicon and Ti-6Al-4V alloy substratesMaterials.  7:365-374. 2014
    2014 High pressure effects on the superconductivity in rare-earth-doped CaFe2As2High Pressure Research.  34:49-58. 2014
    2014 Persistent non-metallic behavior in Sr2IrO4 and Sr3Ir2O7 at high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  26. 2014
    2014 Pressure-induced superconductivity and structural transitions in Ba(Fe 0.9Ru0.1)2As2European Physical Journal B: Condensed Matter and Complex Systems.  87. 2014
    2014 Structural and magnetic phase transitions in gadolinium under high pressures and low temperaturesHigh Pressure Research.  34:385-391. 2014
    2013 Neutron diffraction and electrical transport studies on magnetic ordering in terbium at high pressures and low temperaturesHigh Pressure Research.  33:555-562. 2013
    2013 Pressure-induced unconventional superconducting phase in the topological insulator Bi2Se3Physical Review Letters.  111. 2013
    2013 Equation of state and electrical resistivity of the heavy fermion superconductor CeCoIn5 to 51 GPaThe European Physical Journal B.  86:1-4. 2013
    2013 Magnetism and structural distortions in uranium sulfide under pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  87. 2013
    2013 Titanium oxide nanoparticle instillation induces inflammation and inhibits lung development in miceAJP - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.  304. 2013
    2013 Growth Morphology of Boron Doped Single Crystal Diamond 2013
    2013 Nano-TiO2 particles impair adhesion of airway epithelial cells to fibronectinRespiratory Physiology and Neurobiology.  185:454-460. 2013
    2013 High pressure low temperature studies on 1-2-2 iron-based superconductors using designer diamond cellsPrehospital and Disaster Medicine.  1582. 2013
    2013 Nanostructured diamond coatings for orthopaedic applications 2013
    2013 Structural Properties of Lanthanides at Ultra High PressureHandbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths.  43:275-319. 2013
    2013 Synthesis and characterization of boron-doped single crystal diamondMRS Online Proceedings Library.  1519:87-92. 2013
    2012 Pressure-induced superconductivity in Ba0.5Sr 0.5Fe2As2Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  24. 2012
    2012 1,1-diamino-2,2-dinitroethylene under high pressure-temperatureJournal of Chemical Physics.  137. 2012
    2012 Pressure Induced Superconductivity in Ba0.5Sr0.5Fe2As2J. Phys.: Condens. Matter.  24:495702. 2012
    2012 Structural phase transitions in yttrium under ultrahigh pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  24. 2012
    2012 High pressure transport studies of the LiFeAs analogs CuFeTe 2 and Fe 2AsSuperconductor Science and Technology.  25. 2012
    2012 Recent advances in the development of GTR/GBR membranes for periodontal regeneration - A materials perspectiveDental Materials.  28:703-721. 2012
    2012 Simultaneous measurement of pressure evolution of crystal structure and superconductivity in FeSe 0.92 using designer diamondsEPL.  99. 2012
    2012 High pressure melting curve of tin measured using an internal resistive heating technique to 45 GPaJournal of Applied Physics.  111. 2012
    2012 Neutron diffraction and electrical transport studies on the incommensurate magnetic phase transition in holmium at high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  24. 2012
    2012 Suppression of magnetism and development of superconductivity within the collapsed tetragonal phase of Ca 0.67Sr 0.33Fe 2As 2 under pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  85. 2012
    2012 In vitro studies on the effect of particle size on macrophage responses to nanodiamond wear debrisActa Biomaterialia.  8:1939-1947. 2012
    2012 High pressure transport properties of the topological insulator Bi 2Se 3Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  24. 2012
    2011 Magnetic and structural phase transitions in erbium at low temperatures and high pressuresPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  84. 2011
    2011 Distinct superconducting states in the pressure-induced metallic structures of the nominal semimetal Bi4Te3Physical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  84. 2011
    2011 Biodegradable polyurethanes: Comparative study of electrospun scaffolds and filmsJournal of Applied Polymer Science.  121:3292-3299. 2011
    2011 Structural phase transitions in EuFe2As2 superconductor at low temperatures and high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  23. 2011
    2011 Conducting boron-doped single-crystal diamond films for high pressure researchHigh Pressure Research.  31:388-398. 2011
    2011 High pressure phase transitions in the rare earth metal erbium to 151GPaJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  23. 2011
    2011 Low-temperature electrical resistivity of praseodymium at pressures up to 120 GPaPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  84. 2011
    2011 Compression of bulk metallic glass Zr57Cu15.4Ni 12.6Al10Nb5 to 122GPaHigh Pressure Research.  31:287-291. 2011
    2011 Structural Phase Transformations in Iron-Chalcogen under High Pressures 2011
    2011 Electrospinning of Biosyn®-based tubular conduits: Structural, morphological, and mechanical characterizationsActa Biomaterialia.  7:2070-2079. 2011
    2011 Engineering an antiplatelet adhesion layer on an electrospun scaffold using porcine endothelial progenitor cellsJournal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A.  97 A:145-151. 2011
    2011 Interplay between magnetism, structure, and strong electron-phonon coupling in binary FeAs under pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  83. 2011
    2011 High-pressure phase transitions in rare earth metal thulium to 195 GPaJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  23. 2011
    2011 Phase transition and superconductivity of SrFe2As2 under high pressureJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  23. 2011
    2011 Search for pressure-induced superconductivity in CeFeAsO and CeFePO iron pnictidesPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  83. 2011
    2011 Plasma etching of cavities into diamond anvils for experiments at high pressures and high temperaturesHigh Pressure Research.  31:191-198. 2011
    2011 Mesenchymal stem cell responses to bone-mimetic electrospun matrices composed of polycaprolactone, collagen I and nanoparticulate hydroxyapatitePLoS ONE.  6. 2011
    2011 Improved adhesion of ultra-hard carbon films on cobalt-chromium orthopaedic implant alloyJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  22:307-316. 2011
    2010 In situ electrical conductivity and Raman study of C60 tetragonal polymer at high pressures up to 30 GPaphysica status solidi (b).  247:3068-3071. 2010
    2010 Synthesis and characterization of multilayered diamond coatings for biomedical implantsMaterials.  4:857-868. 2010
    2010 Collapsed tetragonal phase and superconductivity of BaFe2As 2 under high pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  82. 2010
    2010 Formation of collapsed tetragonal phase in EuCo2As2 under high pressureJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  22. 2010
    2010 Anomalous compressibility effects and superconductivity of EuFe 2As2 under high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  22. 2010
    2010 An in vitro regenerated functional human endothelium on a nanofibrous electrospun scaffoldBiomaterials.  31:4376-4381. 2010
    2010 Structural and magnetic phase transitions in NdCoAsO under high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  22. 2010
    2010 Low temperature amorphization and superconductivity in FeSe single crystals at high pressuresJournal of Materials Research.  25:396-400. 2010
    2010 Two ply tubular scaffolds comprised of proteins/poliglecaprone/ polycaprolactone fibersJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  21:541-549. 2010
    2010 In vitro dissolution and mechanical behavior of c-axis preferentially oriented hydroxyapatite thin films fabricated by pulsed laser depositionActa Biomaterialia.  6:3234-3241. 2010
    2009 A biomimetic tubular scaffold with spatially designed nanofibers of Protein/PDS® bio-blendsBiotechnology and Bioengineering.  104:1025-1033. 2009
    2009 New correlated electron physics from new materialsPhysica B: Condensed Matter.  404:2924-2929. 2009
    2009 Electrospinning of novel biodegradable poly(ester urethane)s and poly(ester urethane urea)s for soft tissue-engineering applicationsJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  20:2129-2137. 2009
    2009 Rapid dissolution of shells of weakly calcified Antarctic benthic macroorganisms indicates high vulnerability to ocean acidificationAntarctic Science.  21:449-456. 2009
    2009 Structural stability and compressibility of group IV transition metals-based bulk metallic glasses under high pressureJournal of Applied Physics.  106. 2009
    2009 Nanomechanical properties of electrospun composite scaffolds based on polycaprolactone and hydroxyapatiteJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  9:4839-4845. 2009
    2009 High pressure superconductivity in iron-based layered compounds studied using designer diamondsJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  21. 2009
    2009 Pressure-induced reversible amorphization in superconducting compound FeSe0.5Te0.5High Pressure Research.  29:267-271. 2009
    2009 In Vitro biodegradation of designed tubular scaffolds of electrospun protein/polyglyconate blend fibersJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  89:135-147. 2009
    2009 An electrical microheater technique for high-pressure and high-temperature diamond anvil cell experimentsReview of Scientific Instruments.  80. 2009
    2009 Multivariable study on homoepitaxial diamond growth using isotopically enriched carbon-13 gas mixturesJournal of Materials Research.  24:493-498. 2009
    2008 High speed continuous and interrupted dry turning of A390 Aluminum/Silicon Alloy using nanostructured diamond coated WC-6 wt.% cobalt tool inserts by MPCVDDiamond and Related Materials.  17:2041-2047. 2008
    2008 Modeling of nitrogen/diborane/methane/hydrogen plasma for nanocrystalline diamond growth: Comparison with experimental dataDiamond and Related Materials.  17:2067-2070. 2008
    2008 Tribological properties of undoped and boron-doped nanocrystalline diamond filmsThin Solid Films.  517:800-804. 2008
    2008 Effect of pressure on the superconducting critical temperature of La[O 0.89F0.11]FeAs and Ce[O0.88F 0.12]FeAsPhysica C: Superconductivity and its Applications.  468:2229-2232. 2008
    2008 Adhesion of nanostructured diamond film on a copper-beryllium alloyJournal of Materials Research.  23:2373-2381. 2008
    2008 Mesenchymal stem cell interaction with ultra-smooth nanostructured diamond for wear-resistant orthopaedic implantsBiomaterials.  29:3461-3468. 2008
    2008 PMSE 347-PDS/NanoHA biocomposite nanofibers by electrospinning: Structure-property relationshipACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  235. 2008
    2008 Preliminary tribological evaluation of nanostructured diamond coatings against ultra-high molecular weight polyethyleneJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  85B:140-148. 2008
    2008 Preliminary tribological evaluation of nanostructured diamond coatings against ultra-high molecular weight polyethyleneJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  85:140-148. 2008
    2008 Synthesis and mechanical wear studies of ultra smooth nanostructured diamond (USND) coatings deposited by microwave plasma chemical vapor deposition with He/H2/CH4/N2 mixturesDiamond and Related Materials.  17:419-427. 2008
    2008 Growth chemistry for the fabrication of designer diamonds for high pressure researchHigh Pressure Research.  28:1-8. 2008
    2007 Symmetry lowering under high pressure: Structural evidence for f -shell delocalization in heavy rare earth metal terbiumPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  76. 2007
    2007 Functionally graded electrospun scaffolds with tunable mechanical properties for vascular tissue regenerationBiomedical Materials.  2:224-232. 2007
    2007 Finite-element modeling of stresses and strains in a diamond anvil cell device: Case of a diamond-coated rhenium gasketHigh Pressure Research.  27:321-331. 2007
    2007 Electrical conductivity of the lower-mantle ferropericlase across the electronic spin transitionGeophysical Research Letters.  34. 2007
    2007 Cubic Laves ferromagnet Tb Ni2 Mn investigated through ambient-pressure magnetization and specific heat and high pressure ac magnetic susceptibilityPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  75. 2007
    2007 An electrospun triphasic nanofibrous scaffold for bone tissue engineeringBiomedical Materials.  2:142-150. 2007
    2007 Accelerating aging of zirconia femoral head implants: Change of surface structure and mechanical propertiesJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  81:486-492. 2007
    2007 Role of nitrogen in the homoepitaxial growth on diamond anvils by microwave plasma chemical vapor depositionJournal of Materials Research.  22:1112-1117. 2007
    2007 Nanostructured biocomposite scaffolds based on collagen coelectrospun with nanohydroxyapatiteBiomacromolecules.  8:631-637. 2007
    2007 Crystallographic texture in pulsed laser deposited hydroxyapatite bioceramic coatingsActa Materialia.  55:131-139. 2007
    2006 Structure-dependent ferromagnetism in Au4 V studied under high pressurePhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  74. 2006
    2006 Synthesis of ultrasmooth nanostructured diamond films by microwave plasma chemical vapor deposition using a He/H2/CH4/N2 gas mixtureJournal of Materials Research.  21:2675-2682. 2006
    2006 Mechano-morphological studies of aligned nanofibrous scaffolds of polycaprolactone fabricated by electrospinningJournal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition.  17:969-984. 2006
    2006 Physical and mechanical properties of C60 under high pressures and high temperaturesHigh Pressure Research.  26:175-183. 2006
    2006 Nanostructured biomaterials for regenerative medicineCurrent Nanoscience.  2:155-177. 2006
    2006 Calibration of an isotopically enriched carbon-13 layer pressure sensor to 156 GPa in a diamond anvil cellJournal of Applied Physics.  99. 2006
    2006 PCL/HA Nanocomposite fibers by electrospinning: structure-property relationshipACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  231. 2006
    2006 Observation of complete regular trivalent rare earth sequence in heavy lanthanide metal holmium under high pressureHigh Pressure Research.  26:43-50. 2006
    2006 Effect of surface oxides and intermetallics on nanostructured diamond coating of nitinolCurrent Nanoscience.  2:9-12. 2006
    2006 Electrospun bioactive nanocomposite scaffolds of polycaprolactone and nanohydroxyapatite for bone tissue engineeringJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  6:487-493. 2006
    2006 Mesenchymal stem cell adhesion and spreading on microwave plasma-nitrided titanium alloyJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  76:279-287. 2006
    2006 Ultra-smooth nanostructured diamond films deposited from He/H 2/CH 4/N 2 microwave plasmasJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  6:258-261. 2006
    2005 Analysis of anisotropic compression of uranium under high pressures: A computational and experimental overviewHigh Pressure Research.  25:235-242. 2005
    2005 Biphasic and preferentially oriented microcrystalline calcium phosphate coatings: In Vitro and in Vivo studiesKey Engineering Materials.  284-286:207-210. 2005
    2005 High-pressure magnetic susceptibility experiments on the heavy lanthanides Gd, Tb, Dy, Ho, Er, and TmPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  71. 2005
    2005 Measurement of the molar fraction of 13C in diamond films using Raman and Rutherford scattering - An undergraduate student laboratory experienceNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms.  241:486-490. 2005
    2005 Nanoindentation on porous bioceramic scaffolds for bone tissue engineeringJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  5:1816-1820. 2005
    2005 Nanostructured diamond coated CoCrMo alloys for use in biomedical implantsKey Engineering Materials.  284-286:1015-1018. 2005
    2005 Control of phase composition in hydroxyapatite/tetracalcium phosphate biphasic thin coatings for biomedical applicationsJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  16:961-966. 2005
    2005 Multifunctional tissue scaffolds based on electrospun nanofibersACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  230:U3647-U3647. 2005
    2005 Materials progress: Diamonds grown 100 times faster via plasma microwavesAdvanced Materials and Processes.  163:30. 2005
    2005 Simultaneous electrical and X-ray diffraction studies on neodymium metal to 152 GPaHigh Pressure Research.  25:137-144. 2005
    2005 Low temperature growth of nanostructured diamond on quartz spheresJournal of Physics D: Applied Physics.  38:1410-1414. 2005
    2005 Optical defect centers and surface morphology of isotopically enriched diamond layers in designer diamond anvilsJournal of Applied Physics.  97. 2005
    2005 Crystal grain growth at the α-uranium phase transformation in praseodymiumPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  71. 2005
    2005 University of Alabama receives grant for nanomaterial jaw implantsAdvanced Materials and Processes.  163:60. 2005
    2004 Mesenchymal stem cell adhesion and spreading on nanostructured biomaterialsJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  4:986-989. 2004
    2004 Pure isotopic carbon senses pressure in diamond-anvil cellLaser Focus/Electro-Optics.  40:15-15. 2004
    2004 Crystal structure and compressibility of FePt nanoparticles under high pressures and high temperaturesHigh Pressure Research.  24:357-364. 2004
    2004 Properties of nanocrystalline diamond thin films grown by MPCVD for biomedical implant purposesDiamond and Related Materials.  13:1740-1743. 2004
    2004 Mechanical wear behavior of nanocrystalline and multilayer diamond coatings on temporomandibular joint implantsJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  15:773-777. 2004
    2004 Isotopically pure 13C layer as a stress sensor in a diamond anvil cellApplied Physics Letters.  84:5308-5310. 2004
    2004 Distortion of alpha-uranium structure in praseodymium metal to 311 GPAHigh Pressure Research.  24:295-302. 2004
    2004 Pressure-induced metallization of the Mott insulator MnOPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  69. 2004
    2004 Electrical measurements on praseodymium metal to 179 GPa using designer diamond anvilsApplied Physics Letters.  84:927-929. 2004
    2003 Effect of nitrogen addition on the morphology and structure of boron-doped nanostructured diamond filmsApplied Physics Letters.  83:5047-5049. 2003
    2003 Surface crystalline phases and nanoindentation hardness of explanted zirconia femoral headsJournal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.  14:863-867. 2003
    2003 Isotopically enriched designer-diamond anvilApplied Physics Letters.  83:1734-1736. 2003
    2003 Bioceramic hydroxyapatite at high pressuresApplied Physics Letters.  82:4271-4273. 2003
    2003 Bond strength and durability of thin calcium phosphate coatings on implants.Journal of Dental Research.  82:B313-B313. 2003
    2003 Studies of TMJ implant surfaces.Journal of Dental Research.  82:B314-B314. 2003
    2003 Magnetic susceptibility measurements at high pressure using designer diamond anvilsReview of Scientific Instruments.  74:2467-2471. 2003
    2003 Structural and mechanical properties of nanostructured metalloceramic coatings on cobalt chrome alloysApplied Physics Letters.  82:1625-1627. 2003
    2003 Raman spectroscopy and nanoindentation hardness studies on hexagonal boron nitride subjected to high pressuresACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  225:U475-U475. 2003
    2002 Nanostructured diamond film deposition on curved surfaces of metallic temporomandibular joint implantJournal of Physics D: Applied Physics.  35. 2002
    2002 Very high growth rate chemical vapor deposition of single-crystal diamondProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  99:12523-12525. 2002
    2002 X-ray diffraction and nanoindentation studies of nanocrystalline graphite at high pressuresApplied Physics Letters.  81:2073-2075. 2002
    2002 Effect of band filling on the pressure-induced structural transition in Mo-Re alloysPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  66:241101-241105. 2002
    2002 Nanostructured Ceramics for Biomedical ImplantsJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  2:293-312. 2002
    2002 Structural and electrical properties of beryllium metal to 66 GPa studied using designer diamond anvilsPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  65:1721071-1721074. 2002
    2002 Nanoindentation hardness and adhesion investigations of vapor deposited nanostructured diamond filmsJournal of Applied Physics.  91:5347-5352. 2002
    2002 Gas-phase thermodynamic models of nitrogen-induced nanocrystallinity in chemical vapor-deposited diamondApplied Physics Letters.  80:2550-2552. 2002
    2002 Wear testing of diamond coatings on titanium for TMJ implants.Journal of Dental Research.  81:A274-A274. 2002
    2001 Low-Temperature Growth of Nanostructured Diamond FilmsJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  1:31-34. 2001
    2001 Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes under High Pressures to 62 GPa Studied Using Designer Diamond AnvilsJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.  1:143-147. 2001
    2001 Novel γ-phase of titanium metal at megabar pressuresPhysical Review Letters.  86:3068-3071. 2001
    2001 Nitrogen incorporation in CVD diamondDiamond and Related Materials.  10:485-489. 2001
    2000 Electrical and mechanical properties of C70 fullerene and graphite under high pressures studied using designer diamond anvilsPhysical Review Letters.  85:5364-5367. 2000
    2000 Cleaning and Heat-Treatment Effects on Unalloyed Titanium Implant SurfacesInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants.  15:219-230. 2000
    2000 Nanoindentation hardness and atomic force microscope imaging studies of pressure-quenched zirconium metalApplied Physics Letters.  77:3568-3570. 2000
    2000 Epitaxial diamond encapsulation of metal microprobes for high pressure experimentsApplied Physics Letters.  77:3400-3402. 2000
    2000 Nanoindentation and x-ray diffraction studies of pressure-induced amorphization in C-70 fullereneApplied Physics Letters.  77:851-853. 2000
    2000 Multilayer nanocrystalline/microcrystalline diamond films studied by laser reflectance interferometryDiamond and Related Materials.  9:1512-1517. 2000
    2000 Nitrogen incorporation in diamond films homoepitaxially grown by chemical vapour depositionJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  12. 2000
    2000 Interfacial oxide and carbide phases in the deposition of diamond films on beryllium metalDiamond and Related Materials.  9:1327-1330. 2000
    2000 Interfacial adhesion and toughness of nanostructured diamond coatingsJournal of Materials Research.  15:1052-1055. 2000
    2000 Microcrystalline and nanocrystalline diamond film deposition on cobalt chrome alloyMRS Online Proceedings Library.  594:307-312. 2000
    2000 Phase transformations and equation of state of praseodymium metal to 103 GPaPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  62:2965-2968. 2000
    2000 α-uranium phase in compressed neodymium metalPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  61:R3768-R3771. 2000
    1999 High pressure phase transformations in neodymium studied in a diamond anvil cell using diamond-coated rhenium gasketsJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  11:6515-6520. 1999
    1999 Effect of nitrogen addition on the microstructure and mechanical properties of diamond films grown using high-methane concentrationsJournal of Applied Physics.  86:698-700. 1999
    1999 Ultrapressure equation of state of cerium metal to 208 GPaJournal of Applied Physics.  85:2451-2453. 1999
    1999 Multiple twinning and nitrogen defect center in chemical vapor deposited homoepitaxial diamondDiamond and Related Materials.  8:2022-2031. 1999
    1999 Nitrogen defect concentration in chemical vapor deposited homoepitaxial diamond at high temperaturesMRS Online Proceedings Library.  555:239-244. 1999
    1999 Nitrogen-induced nanocrystallinity of CVD diamond films on Ti-6Al-4V alloysMRS Online Proceedings Library.  555:377-382. 1999
    1999 Structural and electronic transitions in ytterbium metal to 202 GPaPhysical Review Letters.  82:1712-1715. 1999
    1998 High density plasma processing of nanostructured diamond films on metalsJournal of Applied Physics.  84:6469-6471. 1998
    1998 In situ diagnostics of film thickness and surface roughness of diamond films on a Ti-6Al-4V alloy by optical pyrometryApplied Physics Letters.  73:181-183. 1998
    1998 Effect of surface treatment on unalloyed titanium implants: Spectroscopic analysesJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  40:646-659. 1998
    1998 Growth and Modification of Diamond Anvils by Chemical Vapor DepositionReview of High Pressure Science and Technology.  7:957-959. 1998
    1998 High Pressure-High Temperature Studies of Precursors Used in the Synthesis of C3N4Review of High Pressure Science and Technology.  7:992-994. 1998
    1998 Mechanical properties and quality of diamond films synthesized on Ti-6Al-4V alloy using the microwave plasmas of CH4/H2 and CO/H2 systemsJournal of Applied Physics.  83:198-204. 1998
    1998 Phase Transformations in Heavy Rare Earth Metal Lutetium to 270 GPaReview of High Pressure Science and Technology.  7:227-229. 1998
    1998 Phase transformation in lutetium metal at 88 GPaPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  57:10221-10223. 1998
    1998 Theoretical and Experimental Studies on Gadolinium at Ultra High PressureReview of High Pressure Science and Technology.  7:233-235. 1998
    1997 Pressure-induced blueshift of Nd3+ fluorescence emission in YAIO3: Near infrared pressure sensorApplied Physics Letters.  71:2602-2604. 1997
    1997 Evaluation of buffer layers for hot filament chemical vapor deposition diamond films on silicon substratesThin Solid Films.  308-309:209-214. 1997
    1997 Resonance Raman and photoluminescence investigations of micro-twins in homoepitaxially grown chemical vapor deposited diamondApplied Physics Letters.  71:321-323. 1997
    1997 Homoepitaxial diamond films on diamond anvils with metallic probes: The diamond/metal interface up to 74 GPaJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  9. 1997
    1997 Spatially resolved in situ diagnostics for plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition film growthReview of Scientific Instruments.  68:1860-1865. 1997
    1996 Diffraction study of actinides under pressureHigh Pressure Research.  14:393-404. 1996
    1996 Fluorescence emission from high purity synthetic diamond anvil to 370 GPaApplied Physics Letters.  68:2049-2051. 1996
    1996 Phase transformation in Mo-Ru alloy induced by laser heating at high pressuresJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  8. 1996
    1996 Liu and Vohra Reply.Physical Review Letters.  77:1661. 1996
    1996 A micro-Raman investigation of high-pressure quenched graphite (vol 7, pg L637, 1995)Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  8:3963-3963. 1996
    1996 Photoluminescence and x-ray-diffraction studies on Sm-doped yttrium aluminum garnet to ultrahigh pressures of 338 GPaJournal of Applied Physics.  79:7978-7982. 1996
    1996 Pressure-induced amorphization in gadolinium scandium gallium garnet by x-ray diffraction and spectroscopic studiesJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  8. 1996
    1996 Diffraction study of actinides under pressureHigh Pressure Research.  14:393-404. 1996
    1996 High-pressure and high-temperature studies on oxide garnetsPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  54:6200-6209. 1996
    1996 Liu and Vohra replyPhysical Review Letters.  77:1661. 1996
    1996 Micro-raman stress investigations and X-ray diffraction analysis of poly crystalline diamond (PCD) toolsDiamond and Related Materials.  5:1159-1165. 1996
    1996 Raman microprobe assessment of low-pressure chemical vapor deposition-grown 4H-SiC epilayersJournal of Crystal Growth.  158:509-513. 1996
    1996 Raman spectroscopy of CVD-grown 4H-SiC epilayersConference Series- Institute of Physics.  142:345-348. 1996
    1995 Erratum: G tensor for substitutional nitrogen in diamond (Physical Review B (1995) 51, 13, (8688))Physical Review B (Condensed Matter).  51:8688. 1995
    1995 Fluorescence emission from high purity synthetic diamond anvil to 370 GPaApplied Physics Letters.  2049. 1995
    1995 High density plasma processing of diamond films on titanium: Residual stress and adhesion measurementsJournal of Applied Physics.  78:7053-7058. 1995
    1995 Homoepitaxial diamond film deposition on a brilliant cut diamond anvilApplied Physics Letters.  1486. 1995
    1995 Pressure-concentration (P-X) diagram for the Ce-Th alloy systemScripta Metallurgica et Materialia.  32:2081-2085. 1995
    1995 Erratum: g tensor for substitutional nitrogen in diamondPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  51:8688. 1995
    1995 A micro-Raman investigation of high-pressure quenched graphiteJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  7. 1995
    1995 Crystal grain growth during phase transformation in cerium metal at high pressurePhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  52:9107-9110. 1995
    1995 Cubic-to-rhombohedral transformation in boron nitride induced by laser heating: In situ Raman-spectroscopy studiesPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  51:8591-8594. 1995
    1994 Nitrogen in the isotopically enriched 12C diamondApplied Physics Letters.  65:2951-2953. 1994
    1994 Sm:YAG optical pressure sensor to 180 GPa:Calibration and structural disorderApplied Physics Letters.  64:3386-3388. 1994
    1994 Phase transformation in titanium induced by laser heating at high pressureScripta Metallurgica et Materialia.  31:167-171. 1994
    1994 Defect center in diamond thin films observed by micro-Raman and photoluminescence studiesPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  49:5046-5049. 1994
    1994 G tensor for substitutional nitrogen in diamondPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  49:15392-15395. 1994
    1994 Metastable phases of carbon during fracture of diamond under ultrahigh compressive stressesDiamond and Related Materials.  3:1087-1090. 1994
    1994 Raman modes of 6H polytype of silicon carbide to ultrahigh pressures: A comparison with silicon and diamondPhysical Review Letters.  72:4105-4108. 1994
    1994 Ultrahigh-pressure phase transformations in the Ce0.43Th0.57 alloy: Implications for f-electron behavior under compressionPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  50:2751-2753. 1994
    1993 Onset of f-bonding in light actinide and lanthanide metals at ultrahigh pressuresPhysica B: Condensed Matter.  190:1-4. 1993
    1993 Phase stability and the equation of state of the transition-metal alloy Mo-Re at high pressurePhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  47:11559-11562. 1993
    1993 Pressure dependence of the fluorescence spectra of the Sm: doped YAG to 73 GPaSolid State Communications.  88:417-419. 1993
    1993 Thorium under strong compression-a test case for the evaluation of eos data by different forms and proceduresHigh Pressure Research.  11:223-237. 1993
    1992 Isotopically pure diamond anvil for ultrahigh pressure researchApplied Physics Letters.  61:2860-2862. 1992
    1992 Onset of structural transformation in thorium metal at high pressuresScripta Metallurgica et Materialia.  27:195-199. 1992
    1992 Synchrotron X-ray diffraction studies on the transition metal alloy MoRe under high pressuresScripta Metallurgica et Materialia.  26:1395-1398. 1992
    1992 Thorium: Phase transformations and equation of state to 300 gpaHigh Pressure Research.  10:681-685. 1992
    1991 Generating near-earth-core pressures with type-IIa diamondsApplied Physics Letters.  59:2681-2682. 1991
    1991 The closing diamond anvil optical window in multimegabar researchJournal of Applied Physics.  69:6413-6416. 1991
    1991 A new ultra-high pressure phase in samariumPhysics Letters A.  158:89-92. 1991
    1991 5f bonding in thorium metal at extreme compressions: Phase transitions to 300 GPaPhysical Review Letters.  67:3563-3566. 1991
    1991 High-pressure optical studies on sulfur to 121 GPa: Optical evidence for metallizationPhysical Review Letters.  67:2998-3001. 1991
    1991 Phase transformations in cerium and thorium metals at ultra high pressuresScripta Metallurgica et Materialia.  25:2787-2789. 1991
    1991 Temperature dependence of the -bcc phase transition in zirconium metalPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  44:10374-10376. 1991
    1991 The Effect Of Nonhydrostaticity On Measuring The Pressure In Metals By Energy Dispersive X-Ray Diffraction In The Diamond Anvil CellHigh Pressure Research.  6:183-186. 1991
    1990 Miniaturization techniques for obtaining static pressures comparable to the pressure at the center of the earth: X-ray diffraction at 416 GPaReview of Scientific Instruments.  61:3830-3833. 1990
    1990 Optical properties of diamond at pressures of the center of EarthApplied Physics Letters.  57:1007-1009. 1990
    1990 Optical reflectivity and amorphization of GaAs during decompression from megabar pressuresApplied Physics Letters.  57:2666-2668. 1990
    1990 Comment on "Ruby at high pressure. I. Optical line shifts to 156 GPa"Physical Review B (Condensed Matter).  42:9189-9190. 1990
    1990 Phase transitions and equations of state at multimegabar pressuresHigh Pressure Research.  4:296-299. 1990
    1990 Synthetic diamonds for multimecabar pressures in the diamond anvil cellHigh Pressure Research.  5:791-793. 1990
    1990 Bcc lead at 109 GPa: Diffraction studies to 208 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  41:7338-7340. 1990
    1990 Comment on Ruby at high pressure. I. Optical line shifts to 156 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  42:9189-9190. 1990
    1990 Crystal structures of group IVa metals at ultrahigh pressuresPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  42:6736-6738. 1990
    1990 Experimental study of the crystal stability and equation of state of Si to 248 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  41:12021-12028. 1990
    1990 New high-pressure phase transition in zirconium metalPhysical Review Letters.  64:204-207. 1990
    1990 Optical response of very high density solid oxygen to 132 GPaThe Journal of physical chemistry.  94:1117-1122. 1990
    1990 Pressure dependence of the 4T2 and 4T1 absorption bands of ruby to 35 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  41:5372-5381. 1990
    1990 Static compression of metals Mo, Pb, and Pt to 272 GPa: Comparison with shock dataPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  42:8651-8654. 1990
    1989 Multimegabar pressures using synthetic diamond anvilsApplied Physics Letters.  55:232-234. 1989
    1989 Evidence for the insulator-metal transition in xenon from optical, x-ray, and band-structure studies to 170 GPaPhysical Review Letters.  62:669-672. 1989
    1989 Near-infrared photoluminescence bands in diamondPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  39:5464-5467. 1989
    1989 Near-infrared photoluminescence due to nitrogen platelets in type Ia diamondsSolid State Communications.  70:705-708. 1989
    1989 Structural phase transitions in GaAs to 108 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  39:1280-1285. 1989
    1989 Structural phase transitions in InSb to 66 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  40:12450-12456. 1989
    1989 Tin at high pressure: An energy-dispersive x-ray-diffraction study to 120 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  39:10359-10361. 1989
    1988 Pressure profiles at multimegabar pressures in a diamond anvil cell using x-ray diffractionReview of Scientific Instruments.  59:318-321. 1988
    1988 Production of megabaric pressures by means of synthetic diamondsSoviet journal of superhard materials.  10:32-36. 1988
    1988 Proposed dedicated high pressure beam lines at chessNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment.  266:344-350. 1988
    1988 High-pressure x-ray diffraction study of CeO2 to 70 GPa and pressure-induced phase transformation from the fluorite structurePhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  38:7755-7758. 1988
    1988 Optical absorption and reflectivity measurements at ultra high pressuresScripta Metallurgica.  22:145-150. 1988
    1988 Static pressure of 255 GPa (2.55 Mbar) by X-Ray diffraction: Comparison with extrapolation of the ruby pressure scalePhysical Review Letters.  61:574-577. 1988
    1987 Polychromatic x-ray beam produced by a wiggler: A new dimension in x-ray diffraction at megabar pressuresReview of Scientific Instruments.  58:1887-1890. 1987
    1987 Hcp to fcc transition in silicon at 78 GPa and studies to 100 GPaPhysical Review Letters.  58:775-777. 1987
    1987 High-pressure studies of NaH to 54 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  36:7664-7667. 1987
    1987 High-pressure x-ray diffraction studies on rhenium up to 216 GPa (2.16 Mbar)Physical Review B (Condensed Matter).  36:9790-9792. 1987
    1987 High-pressure x-ray-diffraction and optical-absorption studies of NH4I to 75 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  35:4954-4958. 1987
    1987 Phase transitions in GaSb to 110 GPa (1.1 Mbar)Physical Review B (Condensed Matter).  36:4543-4546. 1987
    1987 Pressure-induced metallization of BaSePhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  35:874-876. 1987
    1987 Synthetic diamonds produce pressure of 125 GPa (1.25 Mbar)Journal of Materials Research.  2:614-618. 1987
    1986 Microcollimated energy-dispersive x-ray diffraction apparatus for studies at megabar pressures with a synchrotron sourceReview of Scientific Instruments.  57:2560-2563. 1986
    1986 Crystal structures at megabar pressures determined by use of the Cornell synchrotron sourceScience.  231:1136-1138. 1986
    1986 High-pressure phase transitions and the equations of state of BaS and BaOPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  33:4221-4226. 1986
    1986 Phase transitions near 1 MbarPhysica B: Physics of Condensed Matter & C: Atomic, Molecular and Plasma Physics, Optics.  139-140:209-214. 1986
    1986 Phase transitions near 1 MbarPhysica B: Physics of Condensed Matter & C: Atomic, Molecular and Plasma Physics, Optics.  139-140:209-214. 1986
    1986 Phase-Transition studies of germanium to 1.25 MbarPhysical Review Letters.  56:1944-1947. 1986
    1985 Band-overlap metallization of cesium iodidePhysical Review Letters.  55:977-979. 1985
    1985 High-pressure phase transition in CsCl at VV0=0.53Physical Review B (Condensed Matter).  31:4657-4658. 1985
    1985 High-pressure phase transitions and equation of state of the III-V compound InAs up to 27 GPaPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  31:7344-7348. 1985
    1985 Instability of the CsCl structure in ionic solids at high pressuresPhysical Review Letters.  54:570-573. 1985
    1985 The madelung constant for the tetragonal distortion of the cscl latticeJournal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids.  46:515-517. 1985
    1984 On the high-pressure phase transition in beryllium metalJournal of Physics F. Metal Physics.  14. 1984
    1984 Some high-pressure x-ray diffraction studies using beryllium gasketing on a diffractometer with rotating anode x-ray sourceReview of Scientific Instruments.  55:1593-1597. 1984
    1984 Structure of the distorted fcc high-pressure phase of the trivalent rare-earth metalsPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  30:6205-6207. 1984
    1983 F bonding in praseodymium under high pressureJournal of Physics F. Metal Physics.  13. 1983
    1983 On the initial softness in the equation of state of the d band metalsJournal of Physics F. Metal Physics.  13. 1983
    1982 5f localization in actinide elements at high temperaturesPhysics Letters A.  89:149-150. 1982
    1982 Evidence for a soft phonon mode and a new structure in rare-earth metals under pressurePhysical Review Letters.  49:1572-1575. 1982
    1982 High pressure phase transformations in yttrium and scandium: Relation to rare earths and actinides crystal structuresJournal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials.  29:282-286. 1982
    1982 High-pressure phase transformation in scandiumPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  25:6019-6021. 1982
    1982 Omega phase in materialsProgress in Materials Science.  27:245-310. 1982
    1982 β-ω transformation under pressure ans stacking soliton model for diffuse omega phase in TiV alloysSolid State Communications.  42:205-207. 1982
    1981 High pressure studies on a prototype omega forming alloy systemActa Metallurgica.  29:457-470. 1981
    1981 Structural Phase Transitions in Yttrium under PressurePhysical Review Letters.  47:1065-1067. 1981
    1981 Structural aspects of alpha-omega transformation in group IV transition metals and alloysBulletin of Materials Science.  3:109-117. 1981
    1980 Direct evidence of intermediate state during alpha-omega transformation in TiV alloyActa Metallurgica.  28:683-685. 1980
    1979 Electronic structure of omega phase of titanium and zirconiumJournal of Physics F. Metal Physics.  9:1771-1782. 1979
    1979 Electronic basis for omega phase stability in group IV transition metals and alloysActa Metallurgica.  27:1671-1675. 1979
    1978 Kinetics of phase transformations in Ti, Zr and Hf under static and dynamic pressuresJournal of Nuclear Materials.  75:288-293. 1978
    1977 Impurity effects and reaction kinetics of the pressure-induced α → ω transformation in TiJournal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids.  38:1293-1296. 1977
    Lattice Disorder Effect on Magnetic Ordering of Iron Arsenides

    Chapter

    Year Title Altmetric
    2017 Ceramic Coatings in Load-Bearing Articulating Joint Implants.  315-347. 2017
    2016 Ceramic Coatings in Load-Bearing Articulating Joint Implants 2016
    2013 Nanostructured Diamond for Orthopaedic Implants 2013
    2012 Functionally-Graded Biomimetic Vascular Grafts for Enhanced Tissue Regeneration and Bio-integration.  235-273. 2012
    2012 Advances in customized diamond anvils.  61-79. 2012

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Vohra’s research expertise is in the properties of materials under extreme conditions of pressures and temperatures, x-ray and optical characterization of materials, synthetic diamond growth and applications, and plasma synthesis and processing of materials. Dr. Vohra has published over 300 original research papers in the international journals in physics, materials science and biomaterials. Dr. Vohra is a co-inventor of several leading patents in the growth of single crystal diamonds and nano-diamonds that are under various stages of commercialization.
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Shear Strength and Phase Transformations in Transition Metals and Their Diborides Under Terapascal Pressures  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2019 - 2022
  • Rll Track 1: CPU2AL: Connecting the Plasma Universe to Plasma Technology in AL  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2017 - 2022
  • Doctoral Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Materials Science Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by Department of Education 2018 - 2021
  • REU-Site: Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2018 - 2021
  • Novel Metastable Phases and Kinetic Studies in Transition Metals and Alloys under Terapascal Pressures  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2016 - 2020
  • Studies on Rare Earth Metals and Alloys under Terapascal Pressures in Support of the Stockpile Stewardship Program  awarded by Department of Energy 2019 - 2020
  • High-Pressure-Induced Structural Changes in Silicate Glasses  awarded by University of Tennessee, Knoxville 2015 - 2019
  • Paris-Edinburgh (PE) Cell Testing of Vitreous Silicates  awarded by UT-Battelle 2019
  • MRI: Acquisition of a Multipurpose X-ray Diffractometer for Interdisciplinary Materials Research and Education  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2017 - 2019
  • Doctoral Fellowships in Nanoscale Materials and Computational Physics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by Department of Education 2017 - 2019
  • Studies on Rare Earth Metals and Alloys Under Extreme Conditions in Support of the Stockpile Stewardship Program  awarded by Department of Energy 2016 - 2019
  • Scholarship/Fellowship, Education and Research Program Under NASA Alabama Space Grant Consortium  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2015 - 2019
  • REU-Site: Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2015 - 2019
  • Paris Edinburgh - Diamond Anvil Cell (PE-DAC) Characterization of Three Materials  awarded by UT-Battelle 2017 - 2018
  • Doctoral Fellowships in Nanoscale Materials and Computational Physics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by Department of Education 2015 - 2018
  • CDAC - High Pressure Studies on Iron-Based Superconducting Materials and Bulk Metallic Glasses  awarded by Carnegie Institution of Washington 2013 - 2018
  • ASCENT: Alabama Space Grant Community College ENgineering Transfer Program  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2017
  • Enabling Diamond-Based High Tech Industry in Alabama  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 2015 - 2017
  • Studies on Rare Earth Metals and Alloys Under Extreme Conditions in Support of the Stockpile Stewardship Program  awarded by Department of Energy 2013 - 2017
  • Doctoral Fellowships in Nanoscale Materials and Computational Physics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by Department of Education 2012 - 2016
  • PFI: BIC-Innovations in Chemical Vapor Deposited Diamond Crystals and Nanostructured Diamond Coatings  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2013 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by VIVO BIOSCIENCES, INC. 2014 - 2016
  • REU-Site: Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2011 - 2016
  • Scholarship/Fellowship, Education and Research Program under NASA Alabama Space Grant Consortium  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2010 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by VISTA ENGINEERING, INC. 2011 - 2015
  • Bioengineering Research Partnership in Total Joint Replacements  awarded by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2015
  • Structural and Magnetic Studies on Heavy Rare Earth Metals at High Pressures Using Designer Diamonds  awarded by Department of Energy 2010 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by Battelle 2013
  • Chemical Vapor Deposited (CVD) Diamond Processes for Laser Inertial Fusion Energy (LIFE) Fusion Fuel Targets  awarded by LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC. 2011 - 2013
  • Nanotechnology in Biosensors and Bioengineering  awarded by National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering/NIH/DHHS 2007 - 2013
  • Doctoral Fellowships in Nanoscale Materials and Computational Physics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham  awarded by Department of Education 2009 - 2013
  • Carnegie/Doe Alliance Center for High Pressure Science and Technology  awarded by Carnegie Institution of Washington 2009 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by Battelle 2012
  • Separation and Metallization of Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) by Chemical Modification and Electroless Plating  awarded by NASA - National Aeronautics & Space Administration 2012
  • Synthetic Diamond Encapsulation of Electrical Microprobes for High-Pressure, High-Temperature Experiments  awarded by LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC. 2009 - 2012
  • Enhancing Faculty Recruitment in Nanoscale Sciences for Biomedical Research  awarded by National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2012
  • Microstructural Effects in the Phase Transformations in Metals at High Pressures  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2007 - 2012
  • REU-Site: Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2007 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by VISTA ENGINEERING, INC. 2009 - 2011
  • UAB-Alabama Space Grant Consortium Undergraduate Scholarships  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2005 - 2011
  • Teaching Overview

  • Dr. Yogesh Vohra has taught both introductory physics undergraduate courses and graduate level physics courses at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The graduate level courses taught include solid state physics and nanoscale science and applications course.
  • Teaching Activities

  • PH793 - Scientific Communications I (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH793 - Scientific Communications I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH797 - Special Topics in Physics (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • PH797 - Special Topics in Physics (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PH699 - Research for Thesis (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH797 - Special Topics in Physics (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH793 - Scientific Communications I (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • PH454 - Intro Solid State Physics II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH754 - Solid State Physics II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH453 - Intro Solid State Physics I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH753 - Solid State Physics I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH791 - Physics Seminar I (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH551 - Intro to Quantum Mechanics II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH792 - Physics Seminar II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH791 - Physics Seminar I (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • PH797 - Special Topics in Physics (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH451 - Intro Quantum Mechanics II (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH551 - Intro to Quantum Mechanics II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH487 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH587 - Nanoscale Science and Appl (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH451 - Intro Quantum Mechanics II (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH551 - Intro to Quantum Mechanics II (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • STH299 - Interdisciplinary Seminar (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Mumbai 1981
  • Master of Science in Physics, University of Delhi 1975
  • Full Name

  • Yogesh Vohra