Dr. Andrea Bachmaier

Function: Group Leader
Room: 315
Phone: +43 (0) 3842-804-315
E-Mail: andrea.bachmaier(at)oeaw.ac.at

Research

Nanomaterials by Severe Plastic Deformation and Micro- and Nanostructure Characterization

  • Generation of metallic nanocomposites and nanocrystalline (nc) materials by severe plastic deformation (SPD) and electrodeposition (ED)
  • Thermal and mechanical stability of nanocrystalline materials
  • Mechanical alloying
  • Characterization of nc materials by scanning electron microscopy (SEM), transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and atom probe tomography (APT) 

Methods

Generation of metallic nanocompostites and nanocrystalline materials with SPD and electrodeposition, thermal and mechanical stability of nanocrystalline materials, mechanical alloying, SEM, TEM and APT 

Teaching

Materialphyisk III, Experimentelle Methoden der Werkstoffphysik

Projects

Improving the stability of nanocrystalline metalsGeneration of ultrafine grained Ni-CNT composites by severe plastic deformation

Team leader: SpdTuM - SPD nanostructured magnets with tuneable properties, Improving the stability of nanocrystalline metals, Generation of ultrafine grained Ni-CNT composites by severe plastic deformation

Publications

  • Nanocrystalline FeCr alloys synthesised by severe plastic deformation-A potential material for exchange bias and enhanced magnetostriction
    L. Weissitsch, S. Wurster, A. Paulischin, M. Stückler, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    J. Magn. Magn. Mater.534, ARTN 168017 (2021)
  • Sampling the Cu-Fe-Co phase diagram by severe plastic deformation for enhanced soft magnetic properties
    M. Stückler, L. Weissitsch, S. Wurster, H. Krenn, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    jmr&t12, 1235-1242 (2021)
  • In situ AC-hysteresis measurements of SPD processed Cu20 (Fe15Co85)80
    M. Stückler, S. Wurster, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    AIP Advances11, ARTN 015033 (2021)
  • The effect of grain size on bubble formation and evolution in helium-irradiated Cu-Fe-Ag
    M. Wurmshuber, D. Frazer, M. Balooch, I. Issa, A. Bachmaier, P. Hosemann, D. Kiener
    Materials Characterization171, ARTN 110822 (2020)
  • Strain Induced Anisotropic Magnetic Behaviour and Exchange Coupling Effect in Fe-SmCo5 Permanent Magnets Generated by High Pressure Torsion
    L. Weissitsch, M. Stückler, S. Wurster, P. Knoll, H. Krenn, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    Crystals10, ARTN 1026 (2020)
  • Effect of Carbon in Severe Plastically Deformed Metals
    A. Bachmaier, R. Pippan, O. Renk
    Adv. Eng. Mater.22, ARTN 2000879 (2020)
  • Severe Plastic Deformation and Thermomechanical Processing: Nanostructuring and Properties
    A. Bachmaier, T. Grosdidier, Y. Ivanisenko
    METALS10, ARTN 1306 (2020)
  • On the magnetic nanostructure of a Co-Cu alloy processed by high-pressure torsion
    M. Stückler, C. Teichert, A. Matkovic, H. Krenn, L. Weissitsch, S. Wurster, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    Journal of Science: Advance Materials and Devices9, ARTN: 09013 (2020)
  • Thermal stabilization of metal matrix nanocomposites by nanocarbon reinforcements
    A. Bachmaier, A. Katzensteiner, S. Wurster, K. Aristizabal, S. Suarez, R. Pippan
    Scr. Mater.186, 202-207 (2020)
  • Intermixing of Fe and Cu on the atomic scale by high-pressure torsion as revealed by DC- and AC-SQUID susceptometry and atom probe tomography
    M. Stückler, H. Krenn, P. Kürnsteiner, B. Gault, F. De Geuser, L. Weissitsch, S. Wurster, R. Pippan, A. Bachmaier
    Acta Materialia196, 210-219 (2020)