Dr Charlie Kong

Senior Research Officer

My Research Activities

Education

Postgraduate Diploma, Information Science, UNSW, (2000)

Ph.D, Materials Science, UNSW (1995)

B.E., Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai University (1983)


Role 
As a flagship instrument (FIB) manager/engineer in AMMRF, Charlie’s duties include providing advice on advanced EM techniques to multidisciplinary research academics and postgraduate research students, teaching and training users on FIB techniques, characterisation of materials with various advanced EM techniques, developing new practical protocols on DB SEM/FIB applications, and managing technical maintenance of the dualbeam FIB. He also acts as the point of contact for external clients, and supports their needs on analytical issues and collaborative research.

Interests
Research on advanced metallic nanomaterials
Characterisation of new generation of thin film materials
Scripting for advanced microfabrication and nanofabrication
Research on the microstructure and microanalysis of interphase interface
Developing new protocols on FIB applications
Chess
Gardening

Publications

Conference Papers

Zhao L;Drennan J;Kong C;Amarasinghe S;Jiang SP, 2013, 'Surface segregation and chromium deposition and poisoning on La 0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O 3-δ cathodes of solid oxide fuel cells', in ECS Transactions, pp. 599 - 604, http://dx.doi.org/10.1149/05701.0599ecst
Xiang Z;Zhang J;Kong C;Peng X;Young DJ, 2013, 'Metal dusting of sputtered NiCr nanocrytalline coating in CO-H2-H2O gas', in Annual Conference of the Australasian Corrosion Association 2013: Corrosion and Prevention 2013, pp. 249 - 257
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Xiang Z;Zhang J;Kong C;Peng X;Young D, 2013, 'METAL DUSTING OF SPUTTERED NiCr NANOCRYTALLINE COATING IN CO-H2-H2O GAS', in Proceedings of Corrosion & Prevention 2013, Australasian Corrosion Association, Brisbane, pp. 1 - 9, presented at Corrosion & Prevention 2013, Brisbane, 10 - 13 November 2013
Sun Y;Lu C;Tieu AK;Zhao Y;Zhu H;Cheng K;Kong C, 2012, 'Fracture behaviours of TiN and TiN/Ti multilayer coatings on Ti substrate during nanoindentation', in TMS Annual Meeting, pp. 963 - 970
Wang DY;Chan NY;Zheng RK;Kong C;Li S;Chan HL W, 2011, 'Orientational dependence of multiferroic behaviors of La and Mn modified BiFeO3thin films', in 2011 International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics and 2011 International Symposium on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy and Nanoscale Phenomena in Polar Materials, ISAF/PFM 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISAF.2011.6014130
Nagasekhar AV;Caceres CH;Kong C, 2009, 'Intermetallics distribution in two and three dimensions in high pressure die cast AZ91 alloy', in Magnesium Technology, pp. 101 - 104
Lu L;Sahajwalla V;Kong C;Harris D;McLean A, 2002, 'Novel equations to establish influence of char structure on reactivity during PCI in a blast furnace', in Proceedings - Ironmaking Conference, pp. 277 - 292
Sahajwalla V;Kong CH;Lu LM;Hyle FW;Kmiec A;Morey J, 2001, 'Investigation of combustion behavior of a PCI coal and unburnt char carryover in a US steel blast furnace', in 60TH IRONMAKING CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS, IRON & STEEL SOCIETY, BALTIMORE, MD, pp. 451 - 458, presented at 60th Ironmaking Conference, BALTIMORE, MD, 25 - 28 March 2001, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000169153900036&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
Sahajwalla VH;Kong CH;Chaubal PC;Valia HS, 2000, 'Determination of Proportions of Coal Char and Coke Fines in the Top Off Gas Dust Samples from a Blast Furnace,', in 61st Ironmaking Conference and 85th Steelmaking Conference, 59th Ironmaking Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, presented at 59th Ironmaking Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 26 - 29 March 2000
Munroe PR;Kong CH, 1998, 'Vacancy-solute interactions in FeAl-based alloys', in Proceedings of the TMS Fall Meeting, pp. 3 - 22
Munroe PR;Kong CH, 1997, 'Effect of heat treatment on the microstructure and properties of FeAl+Cr', in Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings, pp. 325 - 330
KONG CH;MUNROE PR, 1994, 'THE EFFECT OF TERNARY ADDITIONS ON THE VACANCY HARDENING AND DEFECT STRUCTURE OF FEAL', in Schneibel JH;Crimp MA (eds.), PROCESSING, PROPERTIES, AND APPLICATIONS OF IRON ALUMINIDES, MINERALS, METALS & MATERIALS SOC, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, pp. 231 - 239, presented at Symposium on Processing, Properties, and Applications of Iron Aluminides, at the Annual Meeting of the Minerals-Metals-and-Materials-Society, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 27 February - 03 March 1994, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:A1994BB77M00020&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Journal articles

Li M;Kong C;Zhang J;Zhou C;Young DJ, 2019, 'Oxidation behavior of Ni-Al coating with and without a Ni-Re diffusion barrier in dry CO2 gas at 650 ºC', Corrosion Science, vol. 149, pp. 236 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2019.01.021
Deng GY;Tieu AK;Su LH;Zhu HT;Zhu Q;Zamri WF H;Kong C, 2019, 'Characterizing deformation behaviour of an oxidized high speed steel: Effects of nanoindentation depth, friction and oxide scale porosity', International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, vol. 155, pp. 267 - 285, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2019.02.043
Deng GY;Tieu AK;Su LH;Zhu HT;Reid M;Zhu Q;Kong C, 2019, 'Microstructural study and residual stress measurement of a hot rolling work roll material during isothermal oxidation', International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00170-019-03305-0
Yin S;Rajarao R;Gong B;Wang Y;Kong C;Sahajwalla V, 2019, 'Thermo-delamination of metallised composite plastic: An innovative approach to generate Aluminium from packaging plastic waste', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 211, pp. 321 - 329, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.11.158
Hu HL;Pham A;Tilley R;Zeng R;Tan TT;Kong CH;Webster R;Wang D;Li S, 2018, 'Largely Enhanced Mobility in Trilayered LaAlO 3 /SrTiO 3 /LaAlO 3 Heterostructures', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 10, pp. 20950 - 20958, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b11218
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Li H;Godbole A;Kong C, 2018, 'Nanoporous Al sandwich foils using size effect of Al layer thickness during Cu/Al/Cu laminate rolling', Philosophical Magazine, vol. 98, pp. 1537 - 1549, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14786435.2018.1447158
Yu H;Yan M;Li J;Godbole A;Lu C;Tieu K;Li H;Kong C, 2018, 'Mechanical properties and microstructure of a Ti-6Al-4V alloy subjected to cold rolling, asymmetric rolling and asymmetric cryorolling', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 710, pp. 10 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2017.10.075
Hu HL;Wang D;Tseng A;Chen Z;Kong C;Yi J;Li S, 2018, 'Thickness Dependence of Magnetic Behavior of LaAlO 3 /SrTiO 3 Heterostructures', Advanced Materials Interfaces, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admi.201800352
Zhou D;Geng H;Zeng W;Zheng D;Pan H;Kong C;Munroe P;Sha G;Suryanarayana C;Zhang D, 2018, 'High temperature stabilization of a nanostructured Cu-Y2O3 composite through microalloying with Ti', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 712, pp. 80 - 87, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2017.11.105
Wan S;Tieu AK;Zhu Q;Zhu H;Cui S;Mitchell DR G;Kong C;Cowie B;Denman JA;Liu R, 2018, 'Erratum to: Chemical nature of alkaline polyphosphate boundary film at heated rubbing surfaces (Scientific Reports, (2016), 6, 1, (26008), 10.1038/srep26008)', Scientific Reports, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31338-0
Zhou D;Quadir Z;Kong C;Pan H;Liu Z;Sha G;Munroe P;Zhang D, 2018, 'Understanding structural evolution of nanostructured Cu-Al 2 O 3 composite powders during thermomechanical processing', Materialia, vol. 4, pp. 268 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mtla.2018.09.026
Yu H;Du Q;Godbole A;Lu C;Kong C, 2018, 'Improvement in Strength and Ductility of Asymmetric-Cryorolled Copper Sheets Under Low-Temperature Annealing', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 49, pp. 4398 - 4403, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-018-4700-6
Lashgari HR;Kong C;Asnavandi M;Zangeneh S, 2018, 'The effect of friction stir processing (FSP) on the microstructure, nanomechanical and corrosion properties of low carbon CoCr28Mo5 alloy', Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 354, pp. 390 - 404, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2018.09.039
Wacey D;Saunders M;Kong C, 2018, 'Remarkably preserved tephra from the 3430 Ma Strelley Pool Formation, Western Australia: Implications for the interpretation of Precambrian microfossils', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 487, pp. 33 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2018.01.021
Piane CD;Piazolo S;Timms NE;Luzin V;Saunders M;Bourdet J;Giwelli A;Ben Clennell M;Kong C;Rickard WD A;Verrall M, 2018, 'Generation of amorphous carbon and crystallographic texture during low-temperature subseismic slip in calcite fault gouge', Geology, vol. 46, pp. 163 - 166, http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G39584.1
Zhou D;Geng H;Zeng W;Sha G;Kong C;Quadir Z;Munroe P;Torrens R;Trimby P;Zhang D, 2018, 'Effect of extrusion temperature on microstructure and properties of an ultrafine-grained Cu matrix nanocomposite fabricated by powder compact extrusion', Journal of Materials Science, vol. 53, pp. 5389 - 5401, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-017-1952-2
Lashgari HR;Cadogan JM;Kong C;Tang C;Doherty C;Chu D;Li S, 2018, 'Stress-relaxation heat treatment in FeSiBNb amorphous alloy: Thermal, microstructure, nanomechanical and magnetic texture measurements', Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, vol. 456, pp. 62 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmmm.2018.02.016
Yao X;Zhang Z;Zheng YF;Kong C;Quadir MZ;Liang JM;Chen YH;Munroe P;Zhang DL, 2017, 'Effects of SiC Nanoparticle Content on the Microstructure and Tensile Mechanical Properties of Ultrafine Grained AA6063-SiCnp Nanocomposites Fabricated by Powder Metallurgy', Journal of Materials Science and Technology, vol. 33, pp. 1023 - 1030, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmst.2016.09.022
Deng GY;Zhu HT;Tieu AK;Su LH;Reid M;Zhang L;Wei PT;Zhao X;Wang H;Zhang J;Li JT;Ta TD;Zhu Q;Kong C;Wu Q, 2017, 'Theoretical and experimental investigation of thermal and oxidation behaviours of a high speed steel work roll during hot rolling', International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, vol. 131-132, pp. 811 - 826, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2017.08.024
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu K;Li H;Godbole A;Liu X;Kong C, 2017, 'Enhanced materials performance of Al/Ti/Al laminate sheets subjected to cryogenic roll bonding', Journal of Materials Research, vol. 32, pp. 3761 - 3768, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2017.355
Wacey D;Fisk M;Saunders M;Eiloart K;Kong C, 2017, 'Critical testing of potential cellular structures within microtubes in 145 Ma volcanic glass from the Argo Abyssal Plain', Chemical Geology, vol. 466, pp. 575 - 587, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.07.006
Yin S;Rajarao R;Kong C;Wang Y;Gong B;Sahajwalla V, 2017, 'Sustainable fabrication of protective nanoscale TiN thin film on a metal substrate by using automotive waste plastics', ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, vol. 5, pp. 1549 - 1556, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02253
Duan JQ;Quadir MZ;Xu W;Kong C;Ferry M, 2017, 'Texture balancing in a fcc/bcc multilayered composite produced by accumulative roll bonding', Acta Materialia, vol. 123, pp. 11 - 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2016.10.023
Zhou D;Geng H;Zeng W;Zhang D;Kong C;Munroe P, 2017, 'Suppressing Al2O3 nanoparticle coarsening and Cu nanograin growth of milled nanostructured Cu-5vol.%Al2O3 composite powder particles by doping with Ti', JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, vol. 33, pp. 1323 - 1328, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmst.2017.03.010
Zhou D;Geng H;Zhang D;Zeng W;Kong C;Munroe P, 2017, 'An insight into the strain rate dependence of tensile ductility of an ultrafine grained Cu matrix nanocomposite', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 688, pp. 164 - 168, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2017.02.006
Wacey D;Saunders M;Kong C;Kilburn MR, 2016, 'A new occurrence of ambient inclusion trails from the ~1900-million-year-old Gunflint Formation, Ontario: nanocharacterization and testing of potential formation mechanisms', Geobiology, vol. 14, pp. 440 - 456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gbi.12186
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Li H;Godbole A;Kong C;Zhao X, 2016, 'Simultaneous Grain Growth and Grain Refinement in Bulk Ultrafine-Grained Copper under Tensile Deformation at Room Temperature', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 47, pp. 3785 - 3789, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-016-3573-9
Yu H;Wang H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Li H;Godbole A;Liu X;Kong C;Zhao X, 2016, 'Microstructure evolution of accumulative roll bonding processed pure aluminum during cryorolling', Journal of Materials Research, vol. 31, pp. 797 - 805, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2016.70
Yu H;Yan M;Lu C;Tieu AK;Li H;Zhu Q;Godbole A;Li J;Su L;Kong C, 2016, 'Superstrength of nanograined steel with nanoscale intermetallic precipitates transformed from shock-compressed martensitic steel', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36810
Hu HL;Ao L;Pham A;Wang D;Wang Y;Chen Z;Kong C;Tan TT;Zu X;Li S, 2016, 'Oxygen Vacancy Dependence of Magnetic Behavior in the LaAlO3/SrTiO3 Heterostructures', Advanced Materials Interfaces, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admi.201600547
Yu H;Su L;Lu C;Tieu K;Li H;Li J;Godbole A;Kong C, 2016, 'Enhanced mechanical properties of ARB-processed aluminum alloy 6061 sheets by subsequent asymmetric cryorolling and ageing', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 674, pp. 256 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.08.003
Wan S;Tieu AK;Zhu Q;Zhu H;Cui S;Mitchell DR G;Kong C;Cowie B;Denman JA;Liu R, 2016, 'Erratum: Chemical nature of alkaline polyphosphate boundary film at heated rubbing surfaces (Scientific Reports (2016) 6 (26008) DOI: 10.1038/srep26008)', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep28214
Wacey D;Saunders M;Kong C;Brasier M, 2016, 'Solving the Controversy of Earth’s Oldest Fossils Using Electron Microscopy', Microscopy Today, vol. 24, pp. 12 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s1551929515001170
Wacey D;Saunders M;Kong C;Brasier A;Brasier M, 2016, '3.46 Ga Apex chert ‘microfossils’ reinterpreted as mineral artefacts produced during phyllosilicate exfoliation', Gondwana Research, vol. 36, pp. 296 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.07.010
Li X;Kong C;Becker T;Sercombe T, 2016, 'Investigation of Interfacial Reaction Products and Stress Distribution in Selective Laser Melted Al12Si/SiC Composite Using Confocal Raman Microscopy', Advanced Engineering Materials, vol. 18, pp. 1337 - 1341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adem.201600150
Liang JM;Kong C;Quadir MZ;Zheng YF;Yao X;Munroe P;Zhang DL, 2016, 'Microstructure and mechanical properties of a bulk ultrafine grained Al-7Si-0.3Mg alloy produced by thermomechanical consolidation of a nanocrystalline powder', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 658, pp. 192 - 202, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.02.002
Hu HL;Zeng R;Pham A;Tan TT;Chen Z;Kong C;Wang D;Li S, 2016, 'Subtle Interplay between Localized Magnetic Moments and Itinerant Electrons in LaAlO3/SrTiO3 Heterostructures', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 8, pp. 13630 - 13636, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.6b01518
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Li H;Godbole A;Kong C, 2016, 'Annealing effect on microstructure and mechanical properties of Al/Ti/Al laminate sheets', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 660, pp. 195 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.02.087
Jia MT;Liang JM;Zhang DL;Kong C;Gabbitas B, 2016, 'Effects of holding time during pre-sintering and post-forging annealing on the microstructure and mechanical properties of Ti parts fabricated by powder compact forging', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 655, pp. 113 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2015.12.079
Hee AC;Jamali SS;Bendavid A;Martin PJ;Kong C;Zhao Y, 2016, 'Corrosion behaviour and adhesion properties of sputtered tantalum coating on Ti6Al4V substrate', Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 307, pp. 666 - 675, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2016.09.061
Wan S;Tieu AK;Zhu Q;Zhu H;Cui S;Mitchell DR G;Kong C;Cowie B;Denman JA;Liu R, 2016, 'Chemical nature of alkaline polyphosphate boundary film at heated rubbing surfaces', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep26008
Liu X;Cui H;Kong C;Hao X;Huang Y;Liu F;Song N;Conibeer G;Green M, 2015, 'Rapid thermal annealed Molybdenum back contact for Cu 2 ZnSnS 4 thin film solar cells', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4916994
Yu H;Tieu K;Hadi S;Lu C;Godbole A;Kong C, 2015, 'High Strength and Ductility of Ultrathin Laminate Foils Using Accumulative Roll Bonding and Asymmetric Rolling', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 46, pp. 869 - 879, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2640-3
Jia MT;Zhang DL;Gabbitas B;Liang JM;Kong C, 2015, 'A novel Ti-6Al-4V alloy microstructure with very high strength and good ductility', Scripta Materialia, vol. 107, pp. 10 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2015.05.008
Liu M;Lu C;Tieu KA;Peng CT;Kong C, 2015, 'A combined experimental-numerical approach for determining mechanical properties of aluminum subjects to nanoindentation', Scientific Reports, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep15072
Yan M;Dargusch MS;Kong C;Kimpton JA;Kohara S;Brandt M;Qian M, 2015, 'In Situ Synchrotron Radiation Study of TiH2-6Al-4V and Ti-6Al-4V: Accelerated Alloying and Phase Transformation, and Formation of an Oxygen-Enriched Ti4Fe2O Phase in TiH2-6Al-4V', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 46, pp. 41 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2631-4
Yu H;Tieu AK;Lu C;Liu X;Liu M;Godbole A;Kong C;Qin Q, 2015, 'A new insight into ductile fracture of ultrafine-grained Al-Mg alloys', Scientific Reports, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep09568
Wacey D;Kilburn MR;Saunders M;Cliff JB;Kong C;Liu AG;Matthews JJ;Brasier MD, 2015, 'Uncovering framboidal pyrite biogenicity using nano-scale CNorg mapping', Geology, vol. 43, pp. 27 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G36048.1
Sun Y;Lu C;Yu H;Kiet Tieu A;Su L;Zhao Y;Zhu H;Kong C, 2015, 'Nanomechanical properties of TiCN and TiCN/Ti coatings on Ti prepared by Filtered Arc Deposition', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 625, pp. 56 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2014.11.093
Kong N;Tieu AK;Zhu Q;Zhu H;Wan S;Kong C, 2015, 'Tribofilms generated from bulk polyphosphate glasses at elevated temperatures', Wear, vol. 330-331, pp. 230 - 238, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2015.02.042
Tieu AK;Kong N;Wan S;Zhu H;Zhu Q;Mitchell DR G;Kong C, 2015, 'The Influence of Alkali Metal Polyphosphate on the Tribological Properties of Heavily Loaded Steel on Steel Contacts at Elevated Temperatures', Advanced Materials Interfaces, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admi.201500032
Salama W;El-Kammar A;Saunders M;Morsy R;Kong C, 2015, 'Microbial pathways and palaeoenvironmental conditions involved in the formation of phosphorite grains, Safaga District, Egypt', Sedimentary Geology, vol. 325, pp. 41 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2015.05.004
Zhou D;Zhang D;Kong C;Munroe P;Torrens R, 2015, 'Grain and nanoparticle coarsening of an ultrafine structured Cu-5 vol.%Al<inf>2</inf>O<inf>3</inf> nanocomposite during isochronal annealing', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 642, pp. 83 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.04.106
Wacey D;Saunders M;Roberts M;Menon S;Green L;Kong C;Culwick T;Strother P;Brasier MD, 2014, 'Enhanced cellular preservation by clay minerals in 1 billion-year-old lakes', Scientific Reports, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep05841
Wang Z;Garbe U;Li H;Wang Y;Studer AJ;Sun G;Harrison RP;Liao X;Vicente Alvarez MA;Santisteban JR;Kong C, 2014, 'Microstructure and texture analysis of δ-hydride precipitation in Zircaloy-4 materials by electron microscopy and neutron diffraction', Journal of Applied Crystallography, vol. 47, pp. 303 - 315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600576713031956
Zhao L;Drennan J;Kong C;Amarasinghe S;Jiang SP, 2014, 'Insight into surface segregation and chromium deposition on La 0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O 3-δ cathodes of solid oxide fuel cells', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 2, pp. 11114 - 11123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c4ta01426j
Xiang Z;Zhang J;Kong C;Peng X, 2014, 'Effect of pre-oxidation on carburisation and metal dusting of nano-crystalline Ni-Cr alloys', Oxidation of Metals, vol. 81, pp. 645 - 660, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11085-014-9472-9
Yu H;Tieu AK;Lu C;Kong C, 2014, 'Abnormally high residual dislocation density in pure aluminum after Al/Ti/Al laminate annealing for seven days', Philosophical Magazine Letters, vol. 94, pp. 732 - 740, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09500839.2014.971902
Yu H;Tieu K;Lu C;Lou Y;Liu X;Godbole A;Kong C, 2014, 'Tensile fracture of ultrafine grained aluminum 6061 sheets by asymmetric cryorolling for microforming', International Journal of Damage Mechanics, vol. 23, pp. 1077 - 1095, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1056789514538083
Yu H;Tieu AK;Lu C;Liu X;Godbole A;Li H;Kong C;Qin Q, 2014, 'A deformation mechanism of hard metal surrounded by soft metal during roll forming', Scientific Reports, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep05017
Zhou D;Zhang D;Kong C;Munroe P;Torrens R, 2014, 'Thermal stability of the nanostructure of mechanically milled Cu-5 vol% Al2O3 nanocomposite powder particles', Journal of Materials Research, vol. 29, pp. 996 - 1005, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2014.79
Sun Y;Tieu AK;Lu C;Yu H;Zhao Y;Zhu H;Kong C;Xie KY, 2014, 'The mechanical behaviour of TiN and multi-layered coating of TiN/Ti on Ti6Al4V substrate during nano-indentation', International Journal of Surface Science and Engineering, vol. 8, pp. 95 - 108, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJSURFSE.2014.060483
Yu HL;Lu C;Tieu AK;Kong C, 2014, 'Fabrication of nanostructured aluminum sheets using four-layer accumulative roll bonding', Materials and Manufacturing Processes, vol. 29, pp. 448 - 453, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10426914.2013.872259
Yan M;Qian M;Kong C;Dargusch MS, 2014, 'Impacts of trace carbon on the microstructure of as-sintered biomedical Ti-15Mo alloy and reassessment of the maximum carbon limit', Acta Biomaterialia, vol. 10, pp. 1014 - 1023, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2013.10.034
Yan M;Dargusch MS;Kong C;Kimpton JA;Kohara S;Brandt M;Qian M, 2014, 'In Situ Synchrotron Radiation Study of TiH2-6Al-4V and Ti-6Al-4V: Accelerated Alloying and Phase Transformation, and Formation of an Oxygen-Enriched Ti4Fe2O Phase in TiH2-6Al-4V', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2631-4
Wacey D;McLoughlin N;Saunders M;Kong C, 2014, 'The nano-scale anatomy of a complex carbon-lined microtube in volcanic glass from the ~92Ma Troodos Ophiolite, Cyprus', Chemical Geology, vol. 363, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.10.028
Wacey D;Saunders M;Cliff J;Kilburn MR;Kong C;Barley ME;Brasier MD, 2014, 'Geochemistry and nano-structure of a putative ~3240 million-year-old black smoker biota, Sulphur Springs Group, Western Australia', Precambrian Research, vol. 249, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2014.04.016
Saunders M;Kong C;Menon S;Wacey D, 2014, 'Electron microscopy reveals unique microfossil preservation in 1 billion-year-old lakes', Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 522, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/522/1/012024
Yan M;Dargusch MS;Kong C;Kimpton JA;Kohara S;Brandt M;Qian M, 2014, ' In Situ Synchrotron Radiation Study of TiH2-6Al-4V and Ti-6Al-4V: Accelerated Alloying and Phase Transformation, and Formation of an Oxygen-Enriched Ti4Fe2O Phase in TiH2-6Al-4V', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 46, pp. 41 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2631-4
Yu H;Tieu K;Hadi S;Lu C;Godbole A;Kong C, 2014, 'High Strength and Ductility of Ultrathin Laminate Foils Using Accumulative Roll Bonding and Asymmetric Rolling', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2640-3
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Godbole A;Su L;Sun Y;Liu M;Tang D;Kong C, 2013, 'Fabrication of ultra-thin nanostructured bimetallic foils by Accumulative Roll Bonding and Asymmetric Rolling', Scientific Reports, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep02373
Zhou DS;Zhang DL;Kong C;Munroe P, 2013, 'Factors controlling the tensile properties of ultrafine structured Cu-5vol%Al2O3 nanocomposite prepared by high energy mechanical milling and powder compact extrusion', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 584, pp. 67 - 72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2013.07.005
Zhang J;Li H;Kong C;Young DJ, 2013, 'Oxidation and carburisation of Fe-6Al/Fe-6Al-3Si in dry and wet CO2 gases', Corrosion Science, vol. 74, pp. 256 - 264, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2013.04.051
Yu HL;Tieu AK;Lu C;Liu XH;Godbole A;Kong C, 2013, 'Mechanical properties of Al-Mg-Si alloy sheets produced using asymmetric cryorolling and ageing treatment', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 568, pp. 212 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2013.01.048
Guenther T;Lovell NH;Suaning GJ;Kong C;Lu H;Svehla MJ;Ruys A, 2013, 'Pt-AlO interfaces in cofired ceramics for use in miniaturized neuroprosthetic implants', Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33027
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu AK;Godbole A;Su L;Sun Y;Liu M;Tang D;Kong C, 2013, 'Fabrication of ultra-thin nanostructured bimetallic foils by Accumulative Roll Bonding and Asymmetric Rolling', Scientific Reports, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep02373
Zhu H;Zhu Q;Tieu AK;Kosasih B;Kong C, 2013, 'A simulation of wear behaviour of high-speed steel hot rolls by means of high temperature pin-on-disc tests', Wear, vol. 302, pp. 1310 - 1318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2012.11.032
Kong CH;Munroe PR, 2012, '3D Microstructural Analyses of Premature Failure of a MoSi2Heating Element', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 18, pp. 628 - 629, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927612004990
Li L;Guo Y;Cui XY;Zheng R;Ohtani K;Kong C;Ceguerra AV;Moody MP;Ye JD;Tan HH;Jagadish C;Liu H;Stampfl C;Ohno H;Ringer SP;Matsukura F, 2012, 'Magnetism of Co-doped ZnO epitaxially grown on a ZnO substrate', Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 85, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.85.174430
Yu H;Lu C;Tieu K;Liu X;Sun Y;Yu Q;Kong C, 2012, 'Asymmetric cryorolling for fabrication of nanostructural aluminum sheets', Scientific Reports, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep00772
Huang Y;Yao J;Zhang X;Kong C;Chen H;Liu D;Tsapatsis M;Hill MR;Hill AJ;Wang H, 2011, 'Role of ethanol in sodalite crystallization in an ethanol-Na 2O-Al2O3-SiO2-H2O system', CrystEngComm, vol. 13, pp. 4714 - 4722, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c1ce05194f
Ventura T;Cho YH;Kong C;Dahle AK, 2011, 'Formation of intermetallics in Sn-0.9Cu and Sn-0.7Cu-0.08Ni solders', Journal of Electronic Materials, vol. 40, pp. 1403 - 1408, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11664-010-1496-6
Saunders M;Kong C;Shaw JA;Clode PL, 2011, 'Matrix-mediated biomineralization in marine mollusks: A combined transmission electron microscopy and focused ion beam approach', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 17, pp. 220 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927610094547
Zhu Q;Zhu HT;Tieu AK;Kong C, 2011, 'Three dimensional microstructure study of oxide scale formed on a high-speed steel by means of SEM, FIB and TEM', Corrosion Science, vol. 53, pp. 3603 - 3611, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2011.07.004
Dayal P;Quadir MZ;Kong C;Savvides N;Hoffman M, 2011, 'Transition from dislocation controlled plasticity to grain boundary mediated shear in nanolayered aluminum/palladium thin films', Thin Solid Films, vol. 519, pp. 3213 - 3220, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2010.12.112
Huang Y;Dong D;Yao J;He L;Ho J;Kong C;Hill AJ;Wang H, 2010, 'In situ crystallization of macroporous monoliths with hollow NaP zeolite structure', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 22, pp. 5271 - 5278, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm101408n
Zhu X;Shi D;Dou S;Sun Y;Li Q;Wang L;Li W;Yeoh W;Zheng R;Chen Z;Kong C, 2010, '(0 0 1)-oriented Bi2Sr2Co2Oy and Ca3Co4O9 films: Self-assembly orientation and growth mechanism by chemical solution deposi', Acta Materialia, vol. 58, pp. 4281 - 4291, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2010.04.021
Zhu X;Shi D;Dou S;Sun Y;Li Q;Wang L;Li W;Yeoh W;Zheng R;Chen Z;Kong C, 2010, '(001)-oriented Bi2Sr2Co2Oy and Ca3Co4O9 films: Self-assembly orientation and growth mechanism by chemical solution deposition', ACTA MATERIALIA, vol. 58, pp. 4281 - 4291, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2010.04.021
Losurdo M;Giangregorio MM;Bianco GV;Suvorova AA;Kong C;Rubanov S;Capezzuto P;Humlicek J;Bruno G, 2010, 'Size dependence of the dielectric function of silicon-supported plasmonic gold nanoparticles', Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 82, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.82.155451
Lu H;Svehla MJ;Skalsky M;Kong C;Sorrell CC, 2010, 'Microanalysis of Pt-Al2O3 Interfaces', Materials Australia, vol. 43, pp. 28 - 31
Zhang DL;Mukhtar A;Kong C;Munroe P, 2009, 'Synthesis and thermal stability of Cu-(2.5-10)vol.%Al2O 3nanocomposite powders by high energy mechanical milling', Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 144, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/144/1/012028
Mukhtar A;Zhang DL;Kong C;Munroe P, 2009, 'Microstructure and thermal stability of nanostructured Cu-7.5vol.%Al 2O3 composite powders produced by high energy mechanical milling', IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/4/1/012005
Saunders M;Kong C;Shaw JA;MacEy DJ;Clode PL, 2009, 'Structural and chemical characterisation of the biomineralized teeth in marine molluscs using focused ion beam (FIB) processing and TEM', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 15, pp. 902 - 903, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927609095877
Saunders M;Kong C;Shaw JA;Macey DJ;Clode PL, 2009, 'Characterization of biominerals in the radula teeth of the chiton, Acanthopleura hirtosa', Journal of Structural Biology, vol. 167, pp. 55 - 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsb.2009.03.003
Saunders M;Kong C;Shaw JA;Macey DJ;Clode PL, 2009, 'Erratum to "Characterization of biominerals in the radula teeth of the chiton, Acanthopleura hirtosa" [J. Struct. Biol. 167 (2009) 55-61] (DOI:10.1016/j.jsb.2009.03.003)', Journal of Structural Biology, vol. 167, pp. 277, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsb.2009.06.002
Zhang J;Kong C;Young DJ, 2009, 'Surface orientation effects on initial carbon deposition and metal dusting of nickel', Materials at High Temperatures, vol. 26, pp. 45 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.3184/096034009X438176
Mukhtar A;Zhang D;Gabbitas B;Kong C;Munroe P, 2009, 'Microstructural evolution during high energy mechanical milling and heat treatment of Cu-(5,10)vol.%al2o3 nanocomposite powders', International Journal of Modern Physics B, vol. 23, pp. 1789 - 1795
Saunders M;Kong CH;Shaw J;Macey D;Clode P, 2009, 'Characterization of biominerals in the radula teeth of the chiton, Acanthopleura hirtosa (vol 167, pg 55, 2009)', Journal of Structural Biology, vol. 167, pp. 277 - 277
Han L;Yao J;Li D;Ho J;Zhang X;Kong CH;Zong ZM;Wei XY;Wang H, 2008, 'Hollow zeolite structures formed by crystallization in crosslinked polyacrylamide hydrogels', Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 18, pp. 3337 - 3341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b805133j
Yao J;Li D;Zhang X;Kong CH;Yue W;Zhou W;Wang H, 2008, 'Cubes of zeolite A with an amorphous core', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol. 47, pp. 8397 - 8399, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.200802823
Mukhtar A;Zhang D;Kong C;Munroe P, 2008, 'Microstructural stability and microhardness of ultrafine grained and nanostructured Cu-5vol.%Al2O3 composite lumps/powders produced by high energy mechanical milling', Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN 2008, pp. 59 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICONN.2008.4639245
Zhao Y;Wu YS;Kong C;Wexler D;Vos M;Went MR;Dou SX, 2007, 'Phase evolution in PLD MgB2 films during the in situ annealing process', Superconductor Science and Technology, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0953-2048/20/11/S32
Mukhtar A;Zhang DL;Kong C;Munroe P, 2007, 'Variation in hardness of ultrafine grained Cu-Al2o3 composite hollow balls and granules produced by high energy mechanical milling', Materials Forum, vol. 32, pp. 105 - 109
Mukhtar A;Zhang DL;Kong C;Munroe P, 2007, 'Effect of composition on the morphology and hardness of nanostructured Cu based composite and alloy powders/granules produced by high energy mechanical milling', Advanced Materials Research, vol. 29-30, pp. 143 - 146
Sun H;Kong C;Wu H, 2006, 'Mass and heat transport in a coke fueled shaft furnace', Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly, vol. 45, pp. 395 - 408, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/cmq.2006.45.4.395
Wu H;Kong C;Zhang DK;Wall TF, 2005, 'Ash formation from the combustion of coals with maceral concentrates at various pressures', Developments in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, vol. 13, pp. 415 - 422
Wu H;Kong C, 2005, 'Structural characterisation of porous char particles by surface observation using a field emission scanning electron microscope', Developments in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, vol. 13, pp. 423 - 436
Lu L;Sahajwalla V;Kong C;McLean A, 2002, 'Chemical structure of chars prepared under conditions prevailing in the blast furnace PCI operation', ISIJ International, vol. 42, pp. 816 - 825, http://dx.doi.org/10.2355/isijinternational.42.816
Lu L;Kong C;Sahajwalla V;Harris D, 2002, 'Char structural ordering during pyrolysis and combustion and its influence on char reactivity', Fuel, vol. 81, pp. 1215 - 1225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0016-2361(02)00035-2
Lu L;Sahajwalla V;Kong C;Harris D, 2001, 'Quantitative X-ray diffraction analysis and its application to various coals', Carbon, vol. 39, pp. 1821 - 1833, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0008-6223(00)00318-3
Sahajwalla VH;Lu L;Harris D;Kong C;Hart J, 2001, 'Fundamental Study of Char Structure and Reactivity and its Application to Pulverised Coal Injection in Blast Furnaces', Materials Forum, pp. 168 - 180
Sahajwalla V;Kong CH;Chaubal PC;Valia HS, 2000, 'Determination of proportions of coal char and coke fines in the offgas blast furnace samples', Iron and Steelmaker (I and SM), vol. 27, pp. 69 - 72
Munroe PR;Kong CH, 1996, 'The effect of ternary additions on vacancy hardening in near stoichiometric FeAl', Intermetallics, vol. 4, pp. 403 - 415, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0966-9795(95)00057-7
Munroe PR;Kong CH, 1996, 'The efect of ternary additions on vacancy hardening in near stoichiometric FeAl', Intermetallics, pp. 403 - 415
Kong CH;Munroe PR, 1995, 'Microstructural characterisation of FeAl-based alloys with small vanadium additions', Scripta Metallurgica et Materiala, vol. 32, pp. 469 - 474, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0956-716X(99)80084-3
Kong CH;Munroe PR, 1994, 'The effect of ternary additions on the vacancy hardening of FeAl', Scripta Metallurgica et Materiala, vol. 30, pp. 1079 - 1083, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0956-716X(94)90559-2
Kong CH;Munroe PR, 1994, 'The effect of composition on defect structure associated with elimination of vacancies across the NiAlFeAl pseudobinary', Intermetallics, vol. 2, pp. 333 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0966-9795(94)90019-1
KONG CH;MUNROE PR, 1994, 'THE EFFECT OF TERNARY ADDITIONS ON THE VACANCY HARDENING OF FEAL (VOL 30, PG 1079, 1994)', SCRIPTA METALLURGICA ET MATERIALIA, vol. 31, pp. 503 - 503, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:A1994NQ04200027&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
Kong CH;Munroe PR, 1993, 'The effect of cooling rate and heat treatment on hardness across the FeAl-NiAl pseudobinary', Scripta Metallurgica et Materiala, vol. 28, pp. 1241 - 1244, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0956-716X(93)90461-Z
Gazawi A;Gabbitas B;Zhang D;Kong C;Munroe P, 'Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Ultrafine Structured Al-4wt%Cu-(2.5-10) vol.%SiC Nanocomposites Produced by Powder Consolidation Using Powder Compact Extrusion', Journal of Research in Nanotechnology, pp. 1 - 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.5171/2015.928417
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