Conference Proceedings


  1. Stebner, A.P., Olson, G.B., editors. Proceedings of the International Conference on Martensitic Transformations: Chicago. July 9–14, 2017, Chicago, IL. Springer International Publishing, 2018.

Peer-Reviewed Articles


  1. Stebner, A.P., Wehrenberg, C., Li, B., Randall, G.C., John, K., Hudish, G.A., Maddox, B., Farrell, M., Park, H.-S., Remington, B., Ortiz, M., Ravichandran, G. “Strength of Tantalum Shocked at Ultrahigh Pressures,” 2018, Materials Science and Engineering: A, 10.1016/j.msea.2018.06.105. 
  2. Casalena, L., Bucsek, A.N., Pagan, D.C., Hommer, G.M., Bigelow, G.S., Obstalecki, M., Noebe, R.D., Mills, M.J., Stebner, A.P.Structure-Property Relationships of a High Strength Superelastic NiTi–1Hf Alloy,” 2018, Advanced Engineering Materials, 10.1002/adem.201800046. 
  3. Paul, P.P, Fortman, M., Paranjape, H.M., Anderson, P.M., Stebner, A.P., Brinson, C.L. “Influence of Structure and Microstructure on Deformation Localization and Crack Growth in NiTi Shape Memory Alloys,” 2018, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 10.1007/s40830-018-0172-1. 
  4. Jha, R., Chakraborti, N., Diercks, D.R., Stebner, A.P., Ciobanu, C.V. “Combined machine learning and CALPHAD approach for discovering processing-structure relationships in soft magnetic alloys,” 2018, Computational Materials Science, 10.1016/j.commatsci.2018.04.008. 
  5. Paranjape, H.M., Stebner, A.P., Bhattacharya, K. “A Macroscopic Strain-Space Model of Anisotropic, Cyclic Plasticity with Hardening,” 2018 International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2018.01.012. 
  6. Amin-Ahmadi, B., Pauza, J., Shamimi, A., Duerig, T.W., Noebe, R.D., Stebner, A.P.Coherency strains of H-phase precipitates and their influence on functional properties of nickel-titanium-hafnium shape memory alloys,” 2018 Scripta Materialia, 147: 83–87, 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2018.01.005. 
  7. Amin-Ahmadi, B., Gallmeyer, T., Pauza, J., Duerig, T., Noebe, R.D., Stebner, A.P. “Effect of a pre-aging treatment on the mechanical behaviors of Ni50.3Ti49.7 − xHfx (x ≤ 9 at.%) shape memory alloys,” 2018, Scripta Materialia, 147:11–15, 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2017.12.024.
  8. Paranjape, H.M., Paul, P.P., Amin-Ahmadi, B., Sharma, H., Dale, D., Ko, J.Y.P., Chumlyakov, Y.I., Brinson, L.C., Stebner, A.P. “In Situ 3D Characterization of the Deformation Mechanics of a Superelastic NiTi Shape Memory Alloy Single Crystal under Multiscale Constraint,” 2018, Acta Materialia, 144:748–757 10.1016/j.actamat.2017.11.026.
  9. Suzuki, Y., Cousins, D., Wassgren, J., Kappes, B.B., Dorgan, J., Stebner, A.P.Kinetics and Temperature Evolution during the Bulk Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate for Vacuum-Assisted Resin Transfer Molding,” 2018, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 104:60–67 10.1016/j.compositesa.2017.10.022. 


  1. Paul, P., Paranjape, H.M., Amin-Ahmadi, B., Stebner, A.P., Dunand, D.C., Brinson, L.C. “Effect of Machined Feature Size Relative to the Microstructural Size on the Superelastic Performance in Polycrystalline NiTi Shape Memory Alloys,” 2017, Materials Science and Engineering A, 706C:227–235, 10.1016/j.msea.2017.09.016.
  2. Paranjape, H.M., Paul, P., Sharma, H., Kenesei, P., Park, J.-S., Brinson, L.C., Stebner, A.P. “The Influence of Granular Constraints and Surface Effects on the Mechanical Response of Shape Memory Alloys. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids,” 2017, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 102:46–66 10.1016/j.jmps.2017.02.007.


  1. Bucsek, A.N., Paranjape, H.M., Stebner, A.P. “Myths and Truths of Nitinol Mechanics: Elasticity and Tension-Compression Asymmetry,” 2016, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 2:264–271.
  2. Bucsek, A.N., Hudish, G.A., Bigelow, G.S., Noebe, R.D., Stebner, A.P. “Composition, compatibility, and the functional performances of ternary NiTiX high temperature shape memory alloys,” 2016, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 2:62–79.
  3. Kelly, A., Stebner, A.P., Bhattacharya, K. “A Micromechanics-Inspired Constitutive Model for Shape Memory Alloys that Accounts for Initiation and Saturation of Phase Transformation,” 2016, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 97:197–224.
  4. Wheeler, R.W., Benafan, O., Gao, X., Calkins, F.T., Ghanbari, Z., Hommer, G., Lagoudas, D., Petersen, A., Pless, J.M., Stebner, A.P., Turner, T.L. “Engineering Design Tools For Shape Memory Alloy Actuators: Casmart Collaborative Best Practices And Case Studies,” 2016, ASME-SMASIS Proceedings, Stowe, VT.


  1. Stebner, A.P., Paranjape, H.M., Clausen, B., Brinson, L.C., Pelton, A.R. “In-situ Neutron Diffraction Studies of Large Monotonic Deformations of Superelastic Nitinol,” 2015, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 1:252–267.
  2. Pelton, A.R., Clausen, B., Stebner, A.P. “In Situ Neutron Diffraction Studies of Increasing Tension Strains of Superelastic Nitinol,” 2015, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 1:375–386 Paper of the Year Honorable Mention.


  1. Stebner, A.P., Bigelow, G.S., Yang, J., Shukla, D.P., Saghaian, S.M., Rogers, R., Garg, A., Karaca, H.E., Chumlyakov, Y., Bhattacharya, K., Noebe, R.D. “Transformation Strains and Temperatures of a Nickel-Titanium-Hafnium High Temperature Shape Memory Alloy,” 2014, Acta Materialia, 76:40–53.
  2. Zhu, P., Stebner, A.P., Brinson, L.C. “Plastic and Transformation Interactions of Pores in Shape Memory Alloy Plates,” 2014, Smart Materials and Structures, 23.10:104008.


  1. Stebner, A.P., Sisneros, T.A., Vogel, S., Clausen, B., Brown, D.W., Garg, A., Noebe, R.D., Brinson, L.C. “Micromechanical Quantification of Elastic, Twinning, and Slip Strain Partitioning Exhibited by Polycrystalline, Monoclinic Nickel-Titanium During Large Uniaxial Deformations Measured via In-Situ Neutron Diffraction,” 2013, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 61(11):2302–2330.
  2. Stebner, A.P., Brown, D.W., Brinson, L.C. “Measurement of Elastic Constants of Monoclinic Nickel-Titanium and Validation of First Principles Calculations,” 2013, Applied Physics Letters, 102:211908.
  3. Stebner, A.P., Brown, D.W., Brinson, L.C. “Young’s Modulus Evolution and Texture Based Elastic-Inelastic Strain Partitioning of Large Uniaxial Deformations of Monoclinic Nickel-Titanium,” 2013, Acta Materialia, 61:1944–1956.
  4. Stebner, A.P. and Brinson, L.C. “Explicit Finite Element Implementation of an Improved Three-Dimensional Constitutive Model for Shape Memory Alloys,” 2013, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 257:17–35.
  5. Benafan, O., Brown, J., Calkins, F.T., Kumar, P., Stebner, A.P., Turner, T.L., Vaidyanathan, R., Webster, J., Young, M.L. “Shape Memory Alloy Actuator Design: CASMART Collaborative Best Practices,” 2013, International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design, 10:1–42.
  6. Zhu, P., Stebner, A.P., Brinson, L.C. “A Numerical Study of the Coupling of Elastic and Transformation Fields in Pore Arrays in Shape Memory Alloys,” 2013, Smart Materials and Structures, 22.9:094009.


  1. Gao, X., Stebner, A., Brown, D.W., Brinson, L.C. “Neutron Diffraction Studies and Multivariant Simulations of Shape Memory Alloys: Concurrent Verification of Texture Development – Mechanical Response Predictions,” 2011, Acta Materialia, 59:15 5924–5937.
  2. Stebner, A., Gao, X., Brown, D.W., Brinson, L.C. “Neutron Diffraction Studies and Multivariant Simulations of Shape Memory Alloys: Empirical Texture Development – Mechanical Response Relations of Martensitic Nickel-Titanium,” 2011, Acta Materialia, 59:7 2841–2849.


  1. Stebner, A., Padula, S., Noebe, R., Lerch, B., Quinn, D. “Development, Characterization, and Design Considerations of Ni19.5Ti50.5Pd25Pt5 High-Temperature Shape Memory Alloy Helical Actuators,” 2009, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 20:17 2107–2126.