Publications

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Journals
  • Recovery stress formation in FeMnSi based shape memory alloys: Impact of precipitates, texture and grain size.
    Arabi-Hashemi A., Lee W.J., Leinenbach C., Materials and Design, 2018. 139: p. 258-268
  • Iron-based shape memory alloy strips for strenghtening RC members: Material behavior and characterization.
    Shahverdi M., Michels J., Czaderski C., Motavalli M., Construction and Building Materials, 2018. 173: p. 586-599
  • Stress recovery and cyclic behaviour of an Fe-Mn-Si shape memory alloy after multiple thermal activations.
    Hosseini, E., E. Ghafoori, C. Leinenbach, M. Motavalli, S.R. Holdsworth, Smart Materials and Structures, 2018. 27(2)
  • Fatigue Behavior of a Fe-Mn-Si Shape Memory Alloy used for Prestressed Strengthening.
    Ghafoori E., E. Hosseini, C. Leinenbach, J. Michels, M. Motavalli, Materials and Design, 2017. 133: p. 349-362
  • Flexural strengthening of structural concrete with iron-based shape memory alloy strips.
    Michels, J., M. Shahverdi, C. Czaderski, Structural Concrete, 2017: p. 1-16.
  • Electrochemical characterizsation and corrosion behavior of an Fe-Mn-Si shape memory alloy in simulated concrete pore solutions.
    Lee W.J., Partovi-Nia R., Suter T and Leinenbach C., Materials and Corrosion, 2016. 67(8) p: 839-846
  • Strengthening of RC beams by iron-based shape memory alloy bars embedded in a shotcrete layer.
    Shahverdi, M., C. Czaderski, P. Annen and M. Motavalli, Engineering Structures, 2016. 117: p. 263-273.
  • Iron-based shape memory alloys for prestressed near-surface mounted strengthening of reinforced concrete beams.
    Shahverdi, M., C. Czaderski, and M. Motavalli, Construction and Building Materials, 2016. 112: p. 28-38.
  • Development of rolling technology for an iron-based shape-memory-alloy,
    Leinenbach, C., C. Czaderski, J. Michels, M. Graf, and R. Kawalla, in Materials Science Forum. 2016. p. 79-86.
  • Cyclic deformation and structural fatigue behavior of an FE-Mn-Si shape memory alloy.
    Koster, M., W.J. Lee, M. Schwarzenberger, and C. Leinenbach, Materials Science and Engineering A, 2015. 637: p. 29-39.
  • Recovery stress formation in a restrained Fe-Mn-Si-based shape memory alloy used for prestressing or mechanical joining.
    Lee, W.J., B. Weber, and C. Leinenbach, Construction and Building Materials, 2015. 95: p. 600-610.
  • Iron-based shape memory alloys for civil engineering structures: An overview.
    Cladera, A., B. Weber, C. Leinenbach, C. Czaderski, M. Shahverdi, and M. Motavalli, Construction and Building Materials, 2014. 63: p. 281-293.
  • Feasibility of iron-based shape memory alloy strips for prestressed strengthening of concrete structures.
    Czaderski, C., M. Shahverdi, R. Brönnimann, C. Leinenbach, and M. Motavalli, Construction and Building Materials, 2014. 56(0): p. 94-105.
  • Neue Vorspannmaterialien fürs Bauwesen: Eisenlegierungen mit Gedächtnis,
    Czaderski, C. and C. Leinenbach, in Empa Jahresbericht. 2013. p. 47-49.
  • Stress recovery behaviour of an Fe–Mn–Si–Cr–Ni–VC shape memory alloy used for prestressing.
    Lee, W.J., B. Weber, G. Feltrin, C. Czaderski, M. Motavalli, and C. Leinenbach, Smart Materials and Structures, 2013. 22(12): p. 9.
  • Thermomechanical characterization of an Fe-Mn-Si-Cr-Ni-VC shape memory alloy for application in prestressed concrete structures,
    Lee, W.J., B. Weber, G. Feltrin, M. Motavalli, and C. Leinenbach, in Advances in Structural Engineering and Mechanics (ASEM13). 2013: Jeju, Korea, September 8-12, 2013. p. 544-552.
  • Phase transformation behavior under uniaxial deformation of an Fe–Mn–Si–Cr–Ni–VC shape memory alloy.
    Lee, W.J., B. Weber, G. Feltrin, C. Czaderski, M. Motavalli, and C. Leinenbach, Materials Science and Engineering: A, 2013. 581(0): p. 1-7.
  • Thermo-mechanical properties of an Fe-Mn-Si-Cr-Ni-VC shape memory alloy with low transformation temperature.
    Leinenbach, C., H. Kramer, C. Bernhard, and D. Eifler, Advanced Engineering Materials, 2012. 14(1-2): p. 62-67.
  • A Novel Fe-Mn-Si Shape Memory Alloy With Improved Shape Recovery Properties by VC Precipitation.
    Dong, Z., U.E. Klotz, C. Leinenbach, A. Bergamini, C. Czaderski, and M. Motavalli, Advanced Engineering Materials, 2009. 11(1-2): p. 40-44.
  • Shape memory alloys for civil engineering structures – on the way from vision to reality,
    Motavalli, M., C. Czaderski, A. Bergamini, and L. Janke., ACEE Journal, Architecture Civil Engineering Environment, The Silesian University of Technology, Poland, 2009. 2(4): p. 81-94.
  • RC beam with variable stiffness and strength.
    Czaderski, C., B. Hahnebach, and M. Motavalli, Construction and Building Materials, 2006. 20(9): p. 824-833.
  • Feasibility of concrete prestressed by shape memory alloy short fibers.
    Moser, K., A. Bergamini, R. Christen, and C. Czaderski, Materials and Structures, 2005. 38(279): p. 593-600.
  • Applications of shape memory alloys in civil engineering structures – Overview, limits and new ideas.
    Janke, L., C. Czaderski, M. Motavalli, and J. Ruth, Materials and Structures, 2005. 38(279): p. 578-592.
Conferences and other
Patents
  • “re-bar: Verfahren zum Vorspannen von Bauwerken mittels SMA-Profilen, sowie dadurch erstelltes Bauwerk”
    re-fer, Internationale Patentanmeldung PCT/CH2014/000030, (International patent application PCT/CH2014/000030). 2013.
  • re-plate: Verfahren zum Vorspannen von Bauwerken mittels SMA-Profilen, sowie dadurch erstelltes Bauwerk
    re-fer, Internationale Patentanmeldung PCT/EP2015/079607, (International patent application PCT/EP2015/079607). 2013.
  • Auf Eisen, Mangan und Silizium basierende Formgedächtnislegierungen
    Empa, Europäische Patentanmeldung EP 2 141 251 B1, (European patent application EP 2 141 251 B1). 2009.
Test report
  • memory-steel – Material – und Tragwerksverhalten, Bemessung – October 2018
  • Bestimmung mechanischer Kennwerte an gerippten Betonstählen “re-bar” bestehend aus einer Formgedächtnislegierung
    – short report July 2018
  • Bestimmung mechanischer Kennwerte an gerippten Betonstählen “re-bar” bestehend aus einer Formgedächtnislegierung
    – short report March 2017
  • Activation and stress-relaxation of “memory-steel” (Fe-SMA) of type “re-bar” – test report March 2017 until June 2018
  • Activation and stress-relaxation of “memory-steel” (Fe-SMA) strips of type “re-plate” – test report February 2016

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