Yuri Mishin

Professor of Physics
Phone: (703) 993-3984
Fax: (703) 993-1269
Office: Room 213, Planetary Hall
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Mailing address
Department of Physics and Astronomy
George Mason University
4400 University Drive, MSN 3F3
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Education
PhD in Solid State Physics, Department of Physics and Chemistry, National University of Science and Technology MISiS, Moscow, Russia, 1985
Research areas
  • Solid State Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Theoretical and Computational Materials Science
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Recent publications (2010-present)

  1. J. Hickman and Y. Mishin: Extra variable in grain boundary description, Phys. Rev. Materials 1, 010601(R) (2017).
  2. G. P. Purja Pun and Y. Mishin: Optimized interatomic potential for silicon and its application to thermal stability of silicene, Phys. Rev. B 95, 224103 (2017).
  3. M. Rajagopalan, K. Darling, S. Turnage, R.K. Koju, B. Hornbuckle, Y. Mishin, K.N. Solanki: Microstructural evolution in a nanocrystalline Cu-Ta alloy: A combined in-situ TEM and atomistic study, Materials and Design 113, 178-185 (2017).
  4. Y. Mishin and J. Hickman: Energy spectrum of a Langevin oscillator, Phys. Rev. E 94, 062151. (2016).
  5. T. Frolov, M. Asta and Y. Mishin: Phase transformations at interfaces: Observations from atomistic modeling, Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 20, 308-315 (2016).
  6. J. Hickman and Y. Mishin: Temperature fluctuations in canonical systems: Insights from molecular dynamics simulations, Phys. Rev. B 94, 184311. (2016)
  7. Y. Mishin and J. W. Cahn: Thermodynamics of Cottrell atmospheres tested by atomistic simulations, Acta Mater. 117, 197-206 (2016).
  8. J. Hickman and Y. Mishin: Disjoining potential and grain boundary premelting in binary alloys, Phys. Rev. B 93, 224108 (2016).
  9. R. K. Koju, K. A. Darling, L. J. Kecskes and Y. Mishin: Zener pinning of grain boundaries and structural stability of immiscible alloys, JOM 68, 1596-1604 (2016).
  10. V. Yamakov, J. D. Hochhalter, W. P. Leser, J. E. Warner, J. A. Newman, G. P. Purja Pun and Y. Mishin: Multiscale modeling of sensory properties of Co-Ni-Al shape memory particles embedded in an Al metal matrix, J. Mater. Sci. 51, 1204-1216 (2016).
  11. Y. Mishin: Thermodynamic theory of equilibrium fluctuations, Annals of Physics 363, 48-97 (2015).
  12. G. P. Purja Pun, K. A. Darling, L. J. Kecskes and Y. Mishin: Angular-dependent interatomic potential for the Cu–Ta system and its application to structural stability of nano-crystalline alloys, Acta Mater. 100, 377-391 (2015).
  13. B. C. Hornbuckle, T. Rojhirunsakool, M. Rajagopalan, T. Alam, G. P. Purja Pun, R. Banerjee, K. N. Solanki, Y. Mishin, L. J. Kecskes, and K. A. Darling: Effect of Ta solute concentration on the microstructural evolution in immiscible Cu-Ta alloys, JOM 67, 2802-2809 (2015)
  14. Y. Mishin, G. B. McFadden, R. F. Sekerka and W. J. Boettinger: Sharp interface model of creep deformation in crystalline solids, Phys. Rev. B 92, 064113 (2015).
  15. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Phases, phase equilibria, and phase rules in low-dimensional systems, J. Chem. Phys. 143, 044706 (2015).
  16. T. Frolov, M. Asta and Y. Mishin: Segregation-induced phase transformations in grain boundaries, Phys. Rev. B 92, 020103(R) (2015).
  17. Y. Mishin: Calculation of open and closed system elastic coefficients for multicomponent solids, Phys. Rev. B 91, 224107 (2015).
  18. G. P. Purja Pun, V. Yamakov and Y. Mishin: Interatomic potential for the ternary Ni–Al–Co system and application to atomistic modeling of the B2–L10 martensitic transformation, Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 23, 065006 (2015).
  19. Tanaporn Rojhirunsakool, Kristopher A. Darling, Mark A. Tschopp, Ganga P. Purja Pun, Yuri Mishin and Laszlo J. Kecskes: Structure and thermal decomposition of a nanocrystalline mechanically alloyed supersaturated Cu–Ta solid solution, MRS Communications 5, pp. 333-339 (2015).
  20. Y. Mishin: An atomistic view of grain boundary diffusion, Defect and Diffusion Forum. 363, p.1-11 (2015).
  21. Y. Mishin: Calculation of the gamma/gamma' interface free energy in the Ni-Al system by the capillary fluctuation method, Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 22, 045001 (2014).
  22. Z. T. Trautt and Y. Mishin: Capillary-driven grain boundary motion and grain rotation in a tricrystal: A molecular dynamics study, Acta Mater. 65, 19-31 (2014).
  23. Y. Mishin, J. A. Warren, R. F. Sekerka and W. J. Boettinger: Irreversible thermodynamics of creep in crystalline solids, Phys. Rev. B 88, 184303 (2013).
  24. T. Frolov, S. V. Divinski, M. Asta and Y. Mishin: Effect of interface phase transformations on diffusion and segregation in high-angle grain boundaries, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 255502 (2013).
  25. D. A. Molodov and Y. Mishin: Plastic Deformation by Grain Boundary Motion: Experiments and Simulations, in “Microstructural Design of Advanced Engineering Materials”, Chapter 9, p. 201-233, Wiley, 2013.
  26. K. A. Darling, A. J. Roberts, Y. Mishin, S. N. Mathaudhu and K. J. Kecskes: Grain size stabilization of nanocrystalline copper at high temperatures by alloying with tantalum, J. Alloys Comp. 573, 142-150 (2013).
  27. T. Frolov, D. L. Olmsted, M. Asta and Y. Mishin: Structural phase transformations in metallic grain boundaries, Nature Comm. 4, 1899 (2013).
  28. T. Frolov, K. A. Darling, L. J. Kecskes and Y. Mishin: Stabilization and strengthening of nanocrystalline copper by alloying with tantalum, Acta Mater. 60, 2158-2168 (2012).
  29. G. P. Purja Pun and Y. Mishin: Embedded-atom potential for hcp and fcc cobalt, Phys. Rev. B 86, 134116 (2012)
  30. A. Karma, Z. T. Trautt and Y. Mishin: Relationship between equilibrium fluctuations and shear-coupled motion of grain boundaries, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 095501 (2012).
  31. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Thermodynamics of coherent interfaces under mechanical stresses. I. Theory, Phys. Rev. B 85, 224106 (2012).
  32. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Thermodynamics of coherent interfaces under mechanical stresses. II. Application to atomistic simulation of grain boundaries, Phys. Rev. B 85, 224107 (2012)
  33. Z. T. Trautt and Y. Mishin: Grain boundary migration and grain rotation studied by molecular dynamics, Acta Mater. 60, 2407-2424 (2012).
  34. Z. T. Trautt, A. Adland, A. Karma and Y. Mishin: Coupled motion of asymmetrical tilt grain boundaries: molecular dynamics and phase field simulations, Acta Mater. 60, 6528-6546 (2012).
  35. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Liquid nucleation at superheated grain boundaries, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 155702 (2011).
  36. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Stable nanocolloidal structures in metallic systems, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 055701 (2011).
  37. F. Apostol and Y. Mishin: Hydrogen effect on shearing and cleavage of Al: First-principles study, Phys. Rev. B 84, 104103 (2011).
  38. F. Apostol and Y. Mishin: Interatomic potential for the Al-Cu system, Phys. Rev. B 83, 054116 (2011).
  39. F. Apostol and Y. Mishin: Angular-dependent interatomic potential for the aluminum-hydrogen system, Phys. Rev. B 82, 144115 (2010).
  40. G. P. Purja Pun and Y. Mishin: Molecular dynamics simulation of the martensitic phase transformation in NiAl alloys, J. Phys: Condens. Matter. 22, 395403 (2010).
  41. Y. Mishin and W. J. Boettinger: Thermodynamic model of hydride formation and dissolution in spherical particles, Acta Mater. 58, 4968-4977 (2010).
  42. Y. Mishin, M. Asta and Ju Li: Atomistic modeling of interfaces and their impact on microstructure and properties, Acta Mater. 58, 1117-1151 (2010).
  43. T. Frolov, W. J. Boettinger and Y. Mishin: Atomistic simulation of hillock growth, Acta Mater. 58, 5471-5480 (2010).
  44. C. A. Becker and Y. Mishin: Temperature dependence of the pre-wetting transition at the (1 1 1) anti-phase boundary in Ni3Al: an atomistic study, Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 18, 074004 (2010).
  45. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Orientation dependence of the solid–liquid interface stress: atomistic calculations for copper, Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 18, 074003 (2010).
  46. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Effect of nonhydrostatic stresses on solid-fluid equilibrium. I. Bulk thermodynamics, Phys. Rev. B 82, 174113 (2010).
  47. T. Frolov and Y. Mishin: Effect of nonhydrostatic stresses on solid-fluid equilibrium. II. Interface thermodynamics, Phys. Rev. B 82, 174114 (2010).