For a complete list of publications, including presentations, contributed papers, posters, seminars and workshops, refer to Dr. Stebner’s CV.

Peer-Reviewed Articles


  1. 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, 
  2. 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. 
  3. 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. 
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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 Solids61(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 Engineering257:17–35.
  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.