Preliminary Program

Bulk Metallic Glasses II
(Bulk Amorphous Alloys)

March 24 to 28, 2002
Evergreen Laurel Hotel Keelung
62-1, Chung Cheng Road, Keelung 202, Taiwan
Tel: +886-2-2427-9988- Fax: +886-2-2422-8642

Conference Co-Chairs
T. G. Nieh
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
C. T. Liu
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Akihisa Inoue
Tohoku University
W. D. Nix
Stanford University
J.K. Wu
National Taiwan Ocean University

Co-Sponsors
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LANL)
Army Research Office-Far East (ARO-FE)
Asian Office of Aerospace R&D (AOARD)
Office of Naval Research (ONR IFO)
National Science Council - Taiwan

United Engineering Foundation, Inc.
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Sunday, March 24, 2002

17:00 - 19:00 Conference Registration

19:00 - 20:30 Dinner

20:30 - 22:00 Welcome Reception

Monday, March 25, 2002

07:00 - 08:00 Breakfast Buffet

08:15 - 08:30 Welcoming Remarks:
T.G. Nieh, Conference Co-Chair
Norman Stoloff, UEF Conference Liaison

08:30 - 09:50 Session 1 Keynotes
Chairs: J.K. Wu and Neil Paton

W.L. Johnson - USA
DEFORMATION, FLOW, AND SHEAR BANDS IN AMORPHOUS METALS

A. Inoue - Japan
FORMATION AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF Cu-BASED BULK GLASSY ALLOYS

9:50 - 10:20 Coffee Break

10:20 - 12:00 Session 2
Chairs: A. Inoue, Y. Li

M.K. Miller - USA
ATOM PROBE TOMOGRAPHY STUDIES OF THE DECOMPOSITION OF BULK METALLIC GLASSES

K. Hono -Japan
APFIM/TEM/SAXS STUDIES OF EARLY STAGE CRYSTALLIZATION OF BULK-FORMING METALLIC GLASSES

O. Haruyama - Japan
STRUCTURAL RELAXATION BEHAVIOR IN Pd-Cu-Ni-P METALLIC GLASSES

X.D. Hui - China
COMPOSITION DESIGN AND PREPARATION OF Zr-BASED BULK GLASSY ALLOY CONTAINING W AND HIGH CONTENT OF Cu

12:00 - 13:30 Lunch 13:30 - 15:20 Session 3
Chairs: John Perepezko, K. Hono

W.D. Nix - USA
STUDIES OF SHEAR BAND PROCESSES IN BULK METALLIC GLASSES USING HIGH-SPEED DATA ACQUISITION AND NANOINDENTATION TECHNIQUES

J.J. Lewandowski - USA
STRESS STATE AND TEMPERATURE EFFECTS ON FLOW AND FRACTURE OF BMG AND RELEVANCE TO DEFORMATION PROCESSING

Y. Kawamura - Japan
PREPARATION OF BULK Zr55Al10Ni5Cu30 METALLIC GLASS RING BY CENTRIFUGAL CASTING

T. Mukai - Japan
MECHANICAL RESPONSE OF Pd-BASED BULK GLASSY ALLOY UNDER DYNAMIC LOADING

15:20 - 15:50 Coffee Break

15:50 - 17:30 Session 4
Chairs: W.D. Nix, J. Lewandowski

J. H. Perepezko - USA
AMORPHIZATION AND NANOSTRUCTURE SYNTHESIS IN Al ALLOYS

J. Saida - Japan
NANO ICOSAHEDRAL QUASICRYSTALS IN Zr-BASED GLASSY ALLOYS

J.Z. Jiang - Demark
PHASE TRANSFORMATIONS IN METALLIC GLASSES

B.C. Ko - USA
EFFECTS OF HIGH PRESSURE ANNEALING ON CRYSTALLIZATION BEHAVIOR AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF Al87Ni7Gd6 METALLIC GLASS

17:30 18:00 Discussion

18:00 - 20:00 Dinner

20:00 - 22:00 Session 5 - Posters (and Social Hour)
Chairs: T.G. Nieh, J. Chu

T.C. Hafnagel - USA
STRUCTURE OF SHEAR BANDS IN BULK METALLIC GLASSES

R. Buchanan - USA
LOCALIZED CORROSION BEHAVIOR OF A Zr-BASED BULK AMORPHOUS ALLOY RELATIVE TO ITS CRYSTALLINE STATE

K.B. Kim - UK
FORMATION AND CRYSTALLISATION OF (Ti33Zr33Hf33)100-x-y(Ni50Cu50)x METALLIC GLASSES

W. Kai - Taiwan
THE AIR-OXIDATION BEHAVIOR OF THE Zr-Cu-Al-Ni AMORPHOUS ALLOY AT 300-425°C

P.Y. Lee - Taiwan
MECHANICAL ALLOYED Ti-Cu-Ni-Si-B AMORPHOUS ALLOYS WITH SIGNIFICANT SUPERCOOLED LIQUID REGION

P.Y. Lee - Taiwan
CONSOLIDATION OF AMORPHOUS Ni-Zr-Ti-Si POWDERS BY VACUUM HOT-PRESSING METHOD

Y.L. Lin - Taiwan
EFFECTS OF SC ADDITION ON THE GLASS FORMABILITY OF Zr55Al10Ni5Cu30 ALLOY

K.Q. Qiu - China
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF TUNGSTEN FIBER REINFORCED Zr55Al10Ni5Cu30 METALLIC GLASS MATRIX COMPOSITE

V.V. Maslov - Ukraine
PECULIARITIES OF FORMING OF X-RAY PATTERNS IN STUDY OF THE NANOSTRUCTURE OBJECTS

M.I. Petrzhik - Russia
ON A HARMFULL EFFECT OF ZrB2 COMPOUND ON BULK GLASS FORMATION AT Fe-Zr-B BASED ALLOYS

V.V. Molokanov - Russia
A ROLE OF GLASS FORMING COMPOUNDS IN DESIGN OF FERROUS BASED BULK METALLIC GLASSES

Tuesday, March 26, 2002

07:00 - 08:00 Breakfast

08:00 - 09:40 Session 6
Chairs: G. Shiflet, W.H. Wang

C.T. Liu - USA
OXYGEN IMPURITY AND MICROALLOYING EFFECT IN A Zr-BASED BULK METALLIC GLASS ALLOY

Y. Yokoyama - Japan
CAST STRUCTURE AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF Zr-Cu-Al BULK AMORPHOUS ALLOYS

V. Keryvin - France
CHANGES IN THE STRUCTURE AND THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF A Zr55Cu30Al10Ni5 BULK METALLIC GLASS AFTER HEAT-TREATMENTS IN THE RT-550°C RANGE

P.K. Liaw - USA
INFLUENCE OF WATER VAPOR ON THE FATIGUE BEHAVIOR OF A ZIRCONIUM-BASED BULK AMORPHOUS ALLOY

09:40 - 10:10 Coffee Break

10:10 - 11:50 Session 7
Chairs: C.T. Liu, Y. Yokoyama

G. Shiflet - USA
THERMODYNAMICS AND CRYSTALLIZATION KINETICS OF Al-BASED AMORPHOUS METAL ALLOYS

N. Nishiyama - Japan
STABILITY AND NUCLEATION BEHAVIOR OF GLASS-FORMING Pd-Cu-Ni-P ALLOY WITH A CRITICAL COOLING RATE OF 0.067 K/S

M.L. Lee - Singapore
FREQUENCY DEPENDENCE MODULUS OF Pd40Ni10Cu30P20 AMORPHOUS ALLOY AROUND THE GLASS TRANSITION BY DYNAMIC MECHANICAL ANALYSIS

C.K. Lin - Taiwan
INVESTIGATIONS OF MECHANICALLY ALLOYED Ni-Zr-Ti-Si AMORPHOUS ALLOYS WITH SIGNIFICANT SUPERCOOLED REGIONS

11:50 - 12:15 Discussion

LUNCH, AFTERNOON AND EVENING ??

Wednesday, March 27, 2002

07:00 - 08:00 Breakfast

08:00 - 09:40 Session 8
Chairs: W.L. Johnsoon, J. Ekert

S. Suresh - USA
NANOCRYSTALLIZATION DURING INDENTATION OF BULK METALLIC GLASSES AT ROOM TEMPERATURE

R.H. Dauskardt - USA
DEFORMATION AND FRACTURE OF Zr-BASED BULK METALLIC GLASS ALLOYS

T.C. Hafgnagel - USA
CONTROL OF SHEAR BAND BEHAVIOR THROUGH MICROSTRUCTURAL DESIGN

J.H. Miller - USA
THE EFFECT OF THE STRESS STATE ON SHEAR BAND FORMATION

09:40 - 10:10 Coffee Break

10:10 - 11:50 Session 9
Chairs: S. Suresh, R.H. Dauskardt

T.G. Nieh - USA
STRAIN RATE-DEPENDENT DEFORMATION IN BULK METALLIC GLASSES

J. Ekert - Germany
STRUCTURAL BULK METALLIC GLASSES WITH VARIOUS LENGTHSCALE OF CONSTITUENT PHASES

Q. Zhang - China
PREPARATION OF BULK Zr55Al10Ni5Cu30 METALLIC GLASS RING BY CENTRIFUGAL CASTING

J. Chu - Taiwan
SUPERPLASTICITY IN A BULK AMORPHOUS Pd40Ni40P20 ALLOY: A COMPRESSION STUDY

11:50 - 12:15 Discussion

12:15 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 18:00 Ad hoc sessions/free time

18:00 - 20:00 Dinner

20:00 - 22:00 Session 10
Chairs: M. Miller, M. Li

Y. Li - Singapore
La-Al-Cu-Ni BULK METALLIC GLASS COMPOSITE

W.H. Wang - China
FORMATION, MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROPERTIES OF Zr-BASED BULK METALLIC GLASSES

A. Gebert - Germany
EFFECTS OF ELECTROCHEMICAL HYDROGENATION OF Zr-BASED ALLOYSWITH HIGH GLASS-FORMING ABILITY

S.L.I. Chan
HYDROGEN STORAGE IN Zr-Cu-Ni-Al-Ti BULK METALLIC GLASSES

M. Pan - China
MAGNETIC PROPERTIES AND MICROSTRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF BULK Nd-Al-Fe-Co GLASSY ALLOYS

22:00 - 23:00 Social Hour

Thursday, March 28, 2002

07:00 - 08:00 Breakfast

08:00 - 09:50 Session 11
Chairs: D. Sordelet, Y. Saotome

M. Li - USA
FLOW DEFECTS, SHEAR LOCALIZATION, AND DEFORMATION IN METALLIC GLASSES: ATOMISTIC SIMULATIONS AND A MESOSCOPIC THEORY

G.L. Chen - China
CONCEPT OF THE CLUSTER OF SHORT RANGE ORDER AND THE GLASS FORMING ABILITY IN MULTICOMPONENT LIQUID

D. Miracle - USA
STRUCTURE-FORMING PRINCIPLES FOR AMORPHOUS METALS

D.M.C. Nicholson - USA
FIRST PRINCIPLES ELECTRONIC AND MAGNETIC STRUCTURE OF FE BASED AMORPHOUS METALS

09:50 - 10:20 Coffee Break

10:20 - 12:00 Session 12
Chairs: D. Miracle, G.L. Chen

D. Sordelet - USA
SYNTHESIS ROUTE DEPENDENC ON ICOSAHEDRAL PHASE FORMATION FROM METALLIC GLASS

Y. Saotome - Japan
NANO/MICROFORMING OF BULK METALLIC GLASSES

R.P. Liu - China
RESEARCH ON APPLICATION PROPERTIES OF Zr-BASED BULK AMORPHOUS ALLOYS

J.F. Loeffler - USA
EUTECTIC SOLIDIFICATION UNDER ULTRA-HIGH GRAVITY

12:00 - 12:30 Session 13
Discussion and Closing Remarks

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

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