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D. Guo, J. Gao. Y.-J. Yu, S. Santhanam, G. K. Fedder, A. J. H. McGaughey, and S. C. Yao,  "Electrocaloric characterization of a poly(vinylidene fluoride-trifluoroethylene-chlorofluoroethylene) terpolymer by infrared imagin." To appear in Applied Physics Letters.

A. J. H. McGaughey and J. M. Larkin, "Predicting phonon properties from equilibrium molecular dynamics simulations." To appear in Annual Reviews of Heat Transfer, Volume 17.

Journal Publications

2014

Q. Zhu, C. Fleck, W. A. Saidi, A. J. H. McGaughey, and J. C. Yang, "TFOx: A versatile kinetic Monte Carlo program for simulations of island growth in three dimensions." Computational Materials Science 91 (2014) 292-302.

J. M. Larkin and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Thermal conductivity accumulation in amorphous silica and amorphous silicon." Physical Review B 89 (2014) 144303.

W. L. Ong, S. Majumdar, J. A. Malen, and, A. J. H. McGaughey, "Coupling and transport of organic and inorganic vibrational states and their thermal transport in nanocrystal arrays." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (2014) 7288-7295. Supporting Information.

D. Guo, J. Gao, Y.-J. Yu, S. Santhanam, A. Slippey, G. K. Fedder, A. J. H. McGaughey, and S.-C. Yao, "Design and modeling of a fluid-based micro-scale electrocaloric refrigeration system." International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 72 (2014) 559-564.

P. Li, L. Hu, A. J. H. McGaughey, and S. Shen, "Crystalline polyethylene nanofibers with the theoretical limit of Young's modulus." Advanced Materials 26 (2014) 1065-1070.

J. M. Larkin, J. E. Turney, A. D. Massicotte, C. H. Amon, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Comparison and evaluation of spectral energy methods for predicting phonon properties." Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience 11 (2014) 257-264.

2013

S. C. Huberman, J. M. Larkin, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "Disruption of superlattice phonons by interfacial mixing." Physical Review B 88 (2013) 155311.

D. Guo, J. Gao, A. J. H. McGaughey, G. F. Fedder, M. Moran, and S. C. Yao, "Design and evaluation of a MEMS-based Stirling microcooler." Journal of Heat Transfer 135 (2013) 111003.

L. Hu and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Energy accommodation between noble gases and carbon nanotubes." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 117 (2013) 18804-18808.

D. Guo, A. J. H. McGaughey, J. Gao, G. K. Fedder, M. Lee, and S. C. Yao, "Multiphysics modeling of a micro-scale Stirling refrigeration system." International Journal of Thermal Sciences 74 (2013) 44-52.

Y. Wang, B. Qiu, A. J. H. McGaughey, X. Ruan, and X. Xu, "Mode-wise thermal conductivity of bismuth telluride." Journal of Heat Transfer 135 (2013) 091102.

J. M. Larkin and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Predicting alloy vibrational mode properties using lattice dynamics calculations, molecular dynamics simulations, and the virtual crystal approximation." Journal of Applied Physics 114 (2013) 023507.

A. Jain, Y.-J. Yu, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Phonon transport in periodic silicon nanoporous films with feature sizes greater than 100 nm." Physical Review B 87 (2013) 195301.

W.-L. Ong, S. M. Rupich, D. V. Talapin, A. J. H. McGaughey, and J. A. Malen, "Surface chemistry mediates thermal transport in three-dimensional nanocrystal arrays." Nature Materials 12 (2013) 410-415. Supplemental Information. News and Views: M. D. Losego and D. G. Cahill, "Thermal Transport: Breaking through barriers." Nature Materials 12 (2013) 382-384.

K. T. Regner, D. P. Sellan, Z. Su, C. H. Amon, A. J. H. McGaughey, and J. A. Malen, "Broadband phonon mean free path contributions to thermal conductivity measured using frequency domain thermoreflectance." Nature Communications 4 (2013) 1640. Supplemental Information.

2012

W. A. Saidi, M. Lee, L. Li, G. Zhou, and A. J. H. McGaughey, “Ab initio atomistic thermodynamics study of the early stages of Cu(100) oxidation.” Physical Review B 86 (2012) 245429.

S. N. Schiffres, K. H. Kim, L. Hu, A. J. H. McGaughey, M. F. Islam, and J. A. Malen, "Gas diffusion, energy transport, and thermal accommodation in single-walled carbon nanotube aerogels." Advanced Functional Materials 22 (2012) 5251-5258. Supplemental Information.

A. J. H. McGaughey and A. Jain, "Nanostructure thermal conductivity prediction by Monte Carlo sampling of phonon free paths." Applied Physics Letters 100 (2012) 061911.

D. P. Sellan, E. S. Landry, K. Sasihithlu, A. Narayanaswamy, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "Phonon transport across a vacuum gap." Physical Review B 85 (2012) 024118.

2011

A. Chernatynskiy, J. E. Turney, A. J. H. McGaughey, C. H. Amon, and S. R. Phillpot, "Phonon-mediated thermal conductivity in ionic solids by lattice-dynamics based methods." Journal of the American Ceramic Society 94 (2011) 3523-3531.

A. J. H. McGaughey, E. S. Landry, D. P. Sellan, and C. H. Amon, "Size-dependent model for thin film and nanowire thermal conductivity." Applied Physics Letters 99 (2011) 131904.

B. Devine, T.-Z. Shan, Y.-T. Cheng, A. J. H. McGaughey, M. Lee, S. R. Phillpot, and S. B. Sinnott, "Atomistic simulations of copper oxidation and Cu/Cu2O interfaces using charge-optimized many-body potentials." Physical Review B 84 (2011) 125308.

M. Lee and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Energetics and kinetics of the c(2 × 2) to (2sqrt2 × sqrt2)R45˚ transition during the early stages of Cu(100) oxidation." Physical Review B 83 (2011) 165447.

2010

D. P. Sellan, J. E. Turney, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "Cross-plane phonon transport in thin films." Journal of Applied Physics 108 (2010) 113524.

D. P. Sellan, E. S. Landry, J. E. Turney, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "Size effects in molecular dynamics thermal conductivity prediction." Physical Review B 81 (2010) 214305.

M. Lee and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Role of sub-surface oxygen in Cu(100) oxidation." Surface Science 604 (2010) 1425-1431.

J. A. Thomas, J. E. Turney, R. M. Iutzi, C. H. Amon, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Predicting phonon dispersion relations and lifetimes from the spectral energy density." Physical Review B 81 (2010) 081411(R).

J. E. Turney, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "In-plane phonon transport in thin films." Journal of Applied Physics 107 (2010) 024317.

E. S. Landry and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Effect of film thickness on the thermal resistance of confined semiconductor thin films." Journal of Applied Physics 107 (2010) 013521.

J. A. Thomas, R. M. Iutzi, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Thermal conductivity and phonon transport in empty and water-filled carbon nanotubes." Physical Review B 81 (2010) 045413.

J. A. Thomas, A. J. H. McGaughey, and O. Kuter-Arneback, "Pressure-driven water flow through carbon nanotubes: Insights from molecular dynamics simulations." International Journal of Thermal Sciences 49 (2010) 481-489.

2009

M. Lee and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Energetics of oxygen embedment into unreconstructed and reconstructed Cu(100) surfaces: Density functional theory calculations." Surface Science 603 (2009) 3404-3409.

E. S. Landry and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Thermal boundary resistance predictions from molecular dynamics simulations and theoretical calculations." Physical Review B 80 (2009) 165304.

J. E. Turney, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon,  "Assessing the applicability of quantum corrections to classical thermal conductivity predictions." Physical Review B 79 (2009) 224305.

J. A. Thomas and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Water flow in carbon nanotubes: Transition to subcontinuum flow." Physical Review Letters 102 (2009) 184502.

E. S. Landry and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Effect of interfacial species mixing on phonon transport in semiconductor superlattices." Physical Review B 79 (2009) 075316.

J. E. Turney, E. S. Landry, A. J. H. McGaughey, and C. H. Amon, "Predicting phonon properties and thermal conductivity from anharmonic lattice dynamics calculations and molecular dynamics simulations." Physical Review B 79 (2009) 064301.

S. Shenogin, A. Bodapati, P. Keblinski, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Predicting the thermal conductivity of inorganic and polymeric glasses: The role of anharmonicity." Journal of Applied Physics 105 (2009) 034906.

S. E. Jee, A J. H. McGaughey, and D. S. Sholl, "Molecular simulations of hydrogen and methane permeation through pore mouth modified zeolite membranes." Molecular Simulation 35 (2009) 70-78.

2008

J. A. Thomas and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Reassessing fast water transport through carbon nanotubes." Nanoletters 8 (2008) 2788-2793.

E. S. Landry, M. I. Hussein, and A J. H. McGaughey, "Complex superlattice unit cell designs for reduced thermal conductivity." Physical Review B 77 (2008) 184302.

J. A. Thomas and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Density, distribution, and orientation of water molecules inside and outside carbon nanotubes," Journal of Chemical Physics 128 (2008) 084715.

2007

E. S. Landry, S. Mikkilineni, M. Paharia, and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Droplet Evaporation: A Molecular Dynamics Investigation." Journal of Applied Physics 102 (2007) 124301.

J. A. Thomas and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Effect of surface wettability on liquid density, structure, and diffusion near a solid surface," Journal of Chemical Physics 126 (2007) 034707.

B. L. Huang, A. J. H. McGaughey, and M. Kaviany, "Thermal conductivity of metal-organic framework 5 (MOF-5): Part I. Molecular dynamics simulations,"
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 50 (2007) 393-404.

B. L. Huang, Z. Ni, A. Millward, A. J. H. McGaughey, C. Uher,  M. Kaviany, and O. Yaghi "Thermal conductivity of metal-organic framework 5 (MOF-5): Part II. Measurement," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 50 (2007) 405-411.

2004-2006

A. J. H. McGaughey, M. I. Hussein, E. S. Landry,  M. Kaviany, and G. M. Hulbert,  "Phonon Band Structure and Thermal Transport Correlation in a Layered Diatomic Crystal," Physical Review B 74 (2006) 104304.

A. J. H. McGaughey and M. Kaviany, "Observation and description of phonon interactions in molecular dynamics simulations," Physical Review B 71, 184305-1-11 (2005).

J. D. Chung, A. J. H. McGaughey, and M. Kaviany, "Role of phonon dispersion in lattice thermal conductivity modeling," Journal of Heat Transfer 126, 376-380 (2004).

A. J. H. McGaughey and M. Kaviany, "Quantitative validation of the Boltzmann transport equation phonon thermal conductivity model under the single-mode relaxation time approximation," Physical Review B 69, 094303-1-12 (2004).

A. J. H. McGaughey and M. Kaviany, "Thermal conductivity decomposition and analysis using molecular dynamics simulations. Part I. Lennard-Jones argon," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 47, 1783-1798 (2004).

A. J. H. McGaughey and M. Kaviany, "Thermal conductivity decomposition and analysis using molecular dynamics simulations. Part II. Complex silica crystals," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 47, 1799-1816 (2004).

2002-2003

A. J. H. McGaughey and C. A. Ward, ``Stability of a droplet in a finite system: Consideration of the solid-vapor interface," Journal of Applied Physics 93, 3619-3626 (2003).

A. J. H. McGaughey and C. A. Ward, "Temperature discontinuity at the surface of an evaporating droplet," Journal of Applied Physics 91, 6406-6415 (2002).


Selected Conference Papers

A. J. H. McGaughey, D. P. Sellan, E. S. Landry, and C. H. Amon, "Size-dependent model for thin film thermal conductivity," ASME paper AJTEC2011-44184, presented at 2011 ASME/JSME 9th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, March 2011, Honolulu, HI.

H. Chen and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Thermal conductivity of carbon nanotubes with defects," ASME paper AJTEC2011-44173, presented at 2011 ASME/JSME 9th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, March 2011, Honolulu, HI.

A. J. H. McGaughey and J. J. Michalek, "Wiki-based learning in the mechanical engineering classroom," ASEE paper AC 2008-1627, presented at 2008 ASEE Annual Conference, June 2008, Pittsburgh, PA. Presentation slides.

A. J. H. McGaughey and J. Li, "Molecular dynamics prediction of the thermal resistance of solid-solid interfaces in superlattices," ASME paper IMECE2006-13590, presented at 2006 ASME IMECE, November 2006, Chicago, IL.


Book Chapters


A. J. H. McGaughey and M. Kaviany, "Phonon transport in molecular dynamics simulations: Formulation and thermal conductivity prediction."  Advances in Heat Transfer, Volume 39, 169-255 (Elsevier, 2006).


Articles and Reports

S. R. Phillpot and A. J. H. McGaughey, "Introduction to thermal transport," Materials Today, June 2005, 18-20.

A. J. H. McGaughey, "Modeling thermoelectric materials and devices." American Ceramic Society Bulletin 91, Volume 3, 34-38 (2012).

B. A. Cola, H. Daiguji, C. Dames, N. Fang, K. Fushinobu, S. Inoue, G. Kikugawa, M. Kohno, S. Kumar, D. Y. Li, J. R. Lukes, J. A. Malen, A. J. H. McGaughey, O. Nakabeppu, K. Pipe, P. Reddy, S. Shen, L. Shi, M. Shibahara, Y. Taguchi, K. Takahashi, T. Yamamoto, and T. Zolotoukhina, “Report on the Seventh U.S.–Japan Joint Seminar on Nanoscale Transport Phenomena—Science and Engineering,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering 17 (2013) 25-49.


Theses

J. M. Larkin, "Vibrational mode properties of disordered solids from high-performance atomistic simulations and calculations." Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2013.

M. Lee, "Atomic-level modeling of the early stages of Cu(100) oxidation." Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2010.

J. A. Thomas, "Water flow and thermal transport through carbon nanotubes." Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2010.

J. E. Turney, "Predicting phonon properties and thermal conductivity using anharmonic lattice dynamics calculations." Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2009.

E. S. Landry, "Thermal transport by phonons across semiconductor interfaces, thin films, and superlattices." Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, 2009.

A. J. H. McGaughey, "Phonon transport in molecular dynamics simulations: formulation and thermal conductivity prediction." Ph.D. thesis, University of Michigan, 2004.

A. J. H. McGaughey, "The evaporation and stability of a droplet in a finite system." M.A.Sc. thesis, University of Toronto, 2000.
 

 

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