Lianyi Chen

Charles Ringrose Associate Professor


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Room: 1035
Mechanical Engineering Building
1513 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706

Ph: (608) 890-0664

Primary Affiliation:
Mechanical Engineering

Additional Affiliations:
Materials Science and Engineering,


Selected publications:

  • M. Qu, Q. Guo, L.I. Escano, S.M.H. Hojjatzadeh, Z.A. Young, L.Y. Chen*, Controlling process instability for defect lean metal additive manufacturing, Nature Communications, 13,1079 (2022).
  • S.M.H. Hojjatzadeh, N.D. Parab, W.T. Yan, Q.L. Guo, L.H. Xiong, C. Zhao, L.I. Escano, M.L. Qu, X.H. Xiao, K. Fezzaa, W. Everhart, T. Sun, L.Y. Chen*, Pore elimination mechanisms during 3D printing of metals, Nature Communications, 10, 3088 (2019).
  • C. Zhao, Q.L. Guo, X.X. Li, N.D. Parab, K. Fezzaa, W.D. Tan, L.Y. Chen*, T. Sun, Bulk explosion induced metal spattering during laser processing, Physical Review X, 9, 021052 (2019).
  • Q.L. Guo, C. Zhao, L.I. Escano, Z. Young, L.H. Xiong, K. Fezzaa, W. Everhart, B. Brown, T. Sun, L.Y. Chen*, Transient dynamics of powder spattering in laser powder bed fusion additive manufacturing process revealed by in-situ high-speed high-energy x-ray imaging, Acta Materialia, 151, 169-180 (2018).
  • C. Ma, L.Y. Chen, C. Cao, X.C. Li, Nanoparticle-induced unusual melting and solidification behaviors of metals, Nature Communications, 8, 14178 (2017).
  • L.Y. Chen, J.Q. Xu, H. Choi, M. Pozuelo, X.L. Ma, S. Bhowmick, J.M. Yang, S. Mathaudhu, X.C. Li, Processing and properties of magnesium containing a dense uniform dispersion of nanoparticles, Nature, 528, 539-543 (2015).
  • L.Y. Chen, J.Q. Xu, H. Choi, H. Konishi, S. Jin, X.C. Li, Rapid control of phase growth by nanoparticles, Nature Communications, 5, 3879 (2014).
  • L.Y. Chen, Z.D. Fu, G.Q. Zhang, X.P. Hao, Q.K. Jiang, H. Franz, Y.G. Liu, H.S. Xie, S.L. Zhang, B.Y. Wang, Y.W. Zeng, J.Z. Jiang, New class of plastic bulk metallic glass, Physical Review Letters, 100, 075501 (2008).  
  • L. Yang, G.Q. Guo, L.Y. Chen, C.L. Huang, T. Ge, D. Chen, K. Saksl, Y. Ren, Q.S. Zeng, B. LaQua, F.G. Chen, and J.Z. Jiang, Atomic-scale mechanisms of the glass-forming ability in metallic glasses, Physical Review Letters, 109, 105502 (2012).

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