Recent Papers

C. Nico, R.Fernandes , M.P.F.Graça, M.Elisa, B.A.Sava , R.C.C.Monteiro, L. Rino, T.Monteiro, “Eu3+ luminescence in aluminophosphate glasses”, Journal of Luminescence, Journal ofLuminescence 145(2014)582–587




E. Barrier, F.M. Braz Fernandes, M. Bujan, M.C. Feiters, A. Froideval, J. Ghijsen, T. Hase, M. A. Hough, M. Jergel, I. Jimenez, T. Kajander, A. Kikas, M. Kokkinidis, L. Kover, H.B. Larsen, D.M. Lawson, K. Lawniczak-Jablonska, C. Mariani, P. Mikulik, J. Monnier, S. Morera, C. McGuinness, P. Muller-Buschbaum, M. Meedom Nielson, U. Pietsch, M. Tromp, M. Simon, J. Stangl, G. Zanotti. “The benefit of the European User Community from transnational access to national radiation facilities”. Journal of synchrotron radiation  21 (2014) 638-639.



F. M. Braz Fernandes, J.P. Oliveira, A. Machado, Norbert Schell. “XRD Study of NiTi Endodontic Files Using Synchrotron Radiation”. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 23-7 (2014) 2477-2481.



A.J. Cavaleiro, A.S. Ramos, F.M. Braz Fernandes, N.Schell, M.T. Vieira.  “In situ characterization of NiTi/Ti6Al4V joints during reaction-assisted diffusion bonding using Ni/Ti multilayers”. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, vol 23 (2014) 1625-1629.



A.J. Cavaleiro, A.S. Ramos, R.M.S. Martins, C. Baehtz, M.T. Vieira, F. M. Braz Fernandes. “In Situ Phase Evolution of Ni/Ti Reactive Multilayers”. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 23-7 (2014) 2446-2449.



Nico, M.P.F. Graça, M.Elisa, B.A. Sava, R.C.C. Monteiro, L. Rino,T. Monteiro “Effects of ultraviolet excitation on the spectroscopic properties of Sm3+ and Tb3+ doped aluminophosphate glasses”, Optical Materials 35 (2013) 2382–2388



M.L. Coutinho, V.S.F. Muralha, J. Mir J.P. Veiga. Applied Physics A, 114 (2014) 695-703.

M. Elisa, B.A. Sava, I.C  Vasiliu, R.C.C. Monteiro, J.P. Veiga, J. Ghervase, I. Feraru, R. Iordanescu. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 369 (2013) 5560.



F.M. Braz Fernandes, K.K. Mahesh, R. Martins, R.J.C. Silva, C. Baehtz, J. von Borany. Materials Characterization 76 (2013) 35-38.



E. Figueiredo, R.J.C. Silva, J.C., M.F. Arajo, F.M. Braz Fernandes, Microscopy and Microanalysis 19 (2013) 1248-1254.



J. Gandra, P. Vigarinho,  D. Pereira, R.M. Miranda, P. Vila, A. Velhinho.  Materials & Design, 52 (2013) 373-383.



A.A.S. Lopes, R.C.C. Monteiro, R.S. Soares, M.M.R.A. Lima, M.H.V. Fernandes. Crystallization kinetics of a barium-zinc borosilicate glass by a non-isothermal method. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 591 (2014) 268-274. 



A.A.S. Lopes, R.S. Soares, M.M.A. Lima, R.C.C. Monteiro. Glass transition and crystallization kinetics of a barium borosilicate glass by a non-isothermal method. Journal of Applied Physics 115 (2014) 043516.



D. Montalvão, F. Sena Alçada, F.M. Braz Fernandes, S. Vilaverde-Correia. “Structural Characterisation and Mechanical FE Analysis of Conventional and M-Wire Ni-Ti Alloys Used in Endodontic Rotary Instruments”. The Scientific World Journal (Hindawi Publishing Corporation) Volume 2014, Article ID 976459, 8 pages.



F. Pereira, R.J.C. Silva,  A.M.M. Soares,  M.F. Arajo. Journal of Archaeological Science 40 (2013) 20452056.



T.P. Silva , M.O Figueiredo, M.I. Prudêncio. Applied Clay Science 82 (2013) 101-105.

S. Sá, M.B. Gawande, A. Velhinho, J.P. Veiga, N. Bundaleski, J. Trigueiro, A. Tolstogouzov, O.M.N.D. Teodoro, R. Zboril, R.S. Varma, P.S. Branco, Green Chemistry (2014)  DOI: 10.1039/C4GC00558A.



R.S. Soares, R.C.C. Monteiro, M.M.R.A. Lima, B.A. Sava, M. Elisa. Phase transformation and microstructural evolution after heat treatment of a terbium-doped lithium-aluminum phosphate glass. Journal of Material Science 49 (2014) 4601-4611.



R. S. Soares, R. C. C. Monteiro, A. A.S. Lopes, M. M. R.A. Lima, Bogdan A. Sava, Mihail Elisa. Crystallization and microstructure of Eu3+ -doped lithium aluminophosphate glass. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 403 (2014) 9-17




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