He covers transient liquid phase bonding
, applications of the process, self-bonding of pure materials, bonding different pure materials, self-bonding of composites, self-bonding of simple alloys and of complex alloys, bonding same-base alloys and different-base alloys, bonding ceramics to ceramics, and bonding ceramics to metals.
Sorensen, "Overview of transient liquid phase and partial transient liquid phase bonding," Journal of Materials Science, vol.
Ojo, "Asymmetric diffusional solidification during transient liquid phase bonding of dissimilar materials," Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, vol.
Shamanian, "Effect of bonding time on the joint properties of transient liquid phase bonding between Ti-6Al-4V and AISI 304," Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol.
Specific topics include transient liquid phase bonding
of alumina to alumina via a bismuth oxide interlayer, the effect of pulse electrodeposition on properties of nanocrystalline nickel coatings, electrospun nanofibrous mats for local antibiotic delivery, the vibrational behavior of piezoelectric nano-beams, and synthesizing hard carbon as anode material for a lithium ion battery.
Some topics include electrochemical nanostructuring of semiconductors by the capillary-cell method, inkjet printing of catalyst-inks on Si wafers, diffusion bonding of austenitic stainless steel 316L to a magnesium alloy, and transient liquid phase bonding
of high-strength low-alloy steel coiled tubing.