Alexander Zhilyaev

Alexander Zhilyaev

Dr. Sci., PhD, Principal Research Scientist
Institute for Metals Superplasticity Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Ufa, Russia

Research areas

Bulk nanostructured materials, gradient structures, metal-ceramic nanocomposites, metal-graphene composites, additive manufacturing, bonding dissimilar metals, molecular dynamic simulation in Materials Science


1. Valiev R.Z., Zhilyaev A.P., Langdon T.G. Bulk nanostructured materials: Fundamentals and applications. New Jersey: Wiley & Sons, 2014, 450 p.
2. Zhilyaev A.P, Pshenichnyuk A.I. Superplasticity and grain boundaries in ultrafine-grained materials. Cambridge: Cambridge Intern. Sci. Publ., 2010, 330 p.
3. Zhilyaev A.P., Langdon T.G. Using high-pressure torsion for metals processing: fundamentals and applications. Prog. Mater. Science. 2008. V. 53. P. 893-979.
4. McFadden S.X., Mishra R.S., Valiev R.Z., Zhilyaev A.P., Mukherjee A.K. Low-temperature Superplasticity in Nanocrystalline Nickel and Metal Alloys. Nature. 1999. V. 398(6729). P. 684-686.
5. Zhilyaev A.P., Nurislamova G.V., Kim B-K., Baró M.D., Szpunar J.A., Langdon T.G. Experimental parameters influencing grain refinement and microstructural evolution during high-pressure torsion. Acta Materialia. 2003. V. 51(3). P. 753-765.
Last updated on 20 October 2015