Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Xiong, Wei
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Xiong, Wei
Faculty
Assistant Professor
Office: 606 Benedum Hall
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Ph.D., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, 2008-2012

D.Eng., State Key Lab of Powder Metallurgy, Central South University, China, 2004-2008

Exchange Researcher, Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Austria, 2005.12-2006.3

Research Associate, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2013-2016

Research Associate, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012-2013

Physical Metallurgy, Advanced Materials Design, Additive Manufacturing, High Throughput Experiments, Data Mining and Materials Genome, Integrated Computational Materials Design and Applications, Calorimetry, Phase Transformation, Thermodynamics and Diffusion

 

TMS FMD (Functional Materials Division) Young Leader Professional Development Award,
The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, 2015

CALPHAD Best Paper Award 2013 (for the best published manuscript in the CALPHAD journal in the year 2012)

CALPHAD Best Paper Award 2012 (for the best published manuscript in the CALPHAD journal in the year 2011)

CALPHAD Grant from Stiftelse för tillämpad termodynamik (Foundation for Applied Thermodynamics) 2008-2012, Sweden

CALPHAD scholarship 2009, (The student scholarship of CALPHAD scientific community, provided by CALPHAD, Inc., 10 students for each year)

ArcelorMittal steel scholarship 2007

Best Paper Award for the presentation in the first Sino-German symposium on computational thermodynamics and  kinetics and their applications to solidification, 2007, Changsha, China

Austria ÖAD Grant for research in high performance Ni-based alloys, 2006

 

Peer Reviewed Journals

  1. Jing Zhou, Joakim Odqvist, Andrei Ruban, Mattias Thuvander, Wei Xiong, John Ågren, Gregory B. Olson, Peter Hedstrom, "Effect of solution treatment on spinodal decomposition during aging of an Fe-46.5 at.% Cr alloy", Journal of Materials,  (2016) in press, doi:10.1007/s10853-016-0333-6. (Open Access)
  2. Wei Xiong, Gregory B. Olson, “Cybermaterials: Materials by Design and Accelerated Insertion of Materials”, npj Computational Materials, 2 (2016) 15009. Invited review by nature publishing group.
  3. Jacob Smith, Wei Xiong, Jian Cao, Wing Kam Liu, “Thermodynamically Consistent Microstructure Prediction of Additively Manufactured Materials”, Computational Mechanics, 57 (2016) 359-370.
  4. Jacob Smith, Wei Xiong, Wentao Yan, Stephen Lin, Puikei Cheng, Orion L. Kafka, Gregory J. Wagner, Jian Cao, Wing Kam Liu,, “Linking Process, Structure, Property, and Performance for Metal-based Additive Manufacturing: Computational Approaches with Experimental Support”, Computational Mechanics, 57 (2016) 583-610.
  5. Wei Xiong, Gregory B. Olson, “Integrated Computational Materials Design for High-Performance Alloys”, MRS Bulletin, Vol. 40[12] (2015) 1035-1044.
  6. Wei Xiong, "CALPHAD-Based Integrated Computational Materials Engineering Research for Materials Genomic Design", JOM, 67 [8] (2015) 1864-1865.
  7. Jing Zhou, Joakim Odqvist, Peter Hedström, John Ågren, Andrei Ruban, Mattias Thuvander, Wei Xiong, Gregory B. Olson, “Direct atom probe tomography observations of concentration fluctuations in Fe-Cr solid solution”, Scripta Materialia, 98 (2015) 13-15.
  8. Wei Xiong, Huibin Ke, Peter Wells, Leland Barnard, Ramanathan Krishnamurthy, Robert G. Odette, Dane Morgan, “Thermodynamic models of low temperature Mn-Ni-Si precipitation in reactor pressure vessel steels”, MRS Communications,4 (2014) 101-105.
  9. (feature article) M. Palumbo, B. Burton, A. Costa e Silva, B. Fultz, B. Grabowski, G. Grimvall, B. Hallstedt, O. Hellman, B. Lindahl, A. Schneider, P.E.A. Turchi, W. Xiong, “Thermodynamic modelling of crystalline unary phases”, Phys. Status Solidi B. 251 (2014) 14-32.
  10. Wei Xiong, Wei Xie, Dane Morgan, "Thermodynamic evaluation of the Np-Zr system using CALPHAD and DFT+U", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 452 (2014) 569-577.
  11. Wei Xie, Wei Xiong, Chris A. Marianetti, Y. Austin Chang, Dane Morgan, "Correlation and relativistic effects in U metal and U-Zr alloy: Validation of ab initio approaches", Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 88 (2013) 235128.
  12. Wei Xiong, Wei Xie, Chao Shen, Dane Morgan, "Thermodynamic modeling of the U-Zr system - A revisit", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 443 (2013) 331-341.
  13. Wei Xiong, Qing Chen, Pavel Korzhavyi, Malin Selleby, "An improved magnetic model for thermodynamic modeling", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 39 (2012) 11-20. (CALPHAD Best Paper Award 2013)
  14. Xiaomin Yuan, Lijun Zhang, Yong Du, Wei Xiong, Ying Tang, Aijun Wang, Shuhong Liu, "A new approach to establish both stable and metastable phase equilibria for fcc ordered/disordered phase transition: application to the Al-Ni and Ni-Si systems", Materials Chemistry and Physics, 135(1) (2012) 94-105.
  15. Wei Xiong, Peter Hedström, Malin Selleby, Joakim Odqvist, Mattias Thuvander, Qing Chen, "An improved thermodynamic modeling of the Fe-Cr system down to zero kelvin coupled with key experiments", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 35(3) (2011) 355-366. (CALPHAD Best Paper Award 2012)
  16. Wei Xiong, Honghui Xu, Yong Du, "Thermodynamic investigation of the galvanizing systems, II: Thermodynamic evaluation of the Ni-Zn system", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 35(3) (2011) 276-283.
  17. Ying Tang, Xiaomin Yuan, Yong Du, Wei Xiong, "Thermodynamic modeling of the Fe-Zn system using exponential temperature dependence for the excess Gibbs energy", Journal of Mining and Metallurgy Section B - Metallurgy, 47(1) (2011) 1-10.
  18. Wei Xiong, Hualei Zhang, Levente Vitos, Malin Selleby, "Magnetic phase diagram of the Fe-Ni system", Acta Materialia, 59(2) (2011) 521-530.
  19. Wei Xiong, Klara Asp Grönhagen, John Ågren, Malin Selleby, Joakim Odqvist, Qing Chen, "Investigation of spinodal decomposition in Fe-Cr alloys: CALPHAD modeling and phase field simulation", Solid State Phenomena, Vols. 172-174 (2011) 1060-1065.
  20. Yi Kong, Wei Xiong, Haibo Guo, Weihua Sun, Yong Du, Yichun Zhou, "Elastic and Thermodynamic properties of the Ni-B system studied by first-principles calculations and experimental measurements", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 34(2) (2010) 245-251.
  21. Wei Xiong, Malin Selleby, Qing Chen, Joakim Odqvist, Yong Du,"Phase Equilibria and Thermodynamic Properties in the Fe-Cr System", Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences, 35 (2010) 125-152.
  22. Hai-Lin Chen, Yong Du, Honghui Xu, Wei Xiong, Shuquan Liang, "Experimental investigation and thermodynamic modeling of the ternary Al-Cu-Fe system", Journal of Materials Research, 24(10) (2009) 3154-3164.
  23. Wei-Wei Zhang, Yong Du, Honghui Xu, Wei Xiong, Yi Kong, Weihua Sun, Fusheng Pan, Aitao Tang, "Thermodynamic assessment of the Cu-B system supported by key experiment and first-principles calculations", Journal of Phase Equilibria and Diffusion, 30(5) (2009) 480-486.
  24. Wei Xiong, Yi Kong, Yong Du, Zi-Kui Liu, Malin Selleby, Wei-Hua Sun, "Thermodynamic investigation of the galvanizing system I: Refinement of the thermodynamic description for the Fe-Zn system", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 33 (2009) 433-440.
  25. Wei-Wei Zhang, Hong-Hui Xu, Jian-Lie Liang, Wei Xiong, Yong Du, "Phase equilibria of the Fe-Ni-Si system at 850 ºC", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 481 (2009) 509-514.
  26. Wei-Hua Sun, Yong Du, Yi Kong, Hong-Hui Xu, Wei Xiong, Shu-Hong Liu, "Reassessment of the Ni-B system supported by key experiments and first-principles calculations",International Journal of Materials Research (fomerly "Zeitschrift fuer Metallkunde"), 1 (2009)  59-67.
  27. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Wei-Wei Zhang, Wei-Hua Sun, Xiao-Gang Lu, "Thermodynamic reassessment of the Cu-Mg-Ni system with brief comments on the thermodynamic modeling of the sub-systems", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 32 (2008) 662-672.
  28. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Rong-Xiang Hu, Jiong Wang, Wei-Wei Zhang, Philip Nash, Xiao-Gang Lu, "Construction of the Al-Ni-Si phase diagram over the whole composition and temperature ranges: thermodynamic modeling supported by key experiments and first-principles calculations", International Journal of Materials Research (fomerly "Zeitschrift fuer Metallkunde"), 6 (2008) 598-612. (Best Paper Award)
  29. Franz Weitzer, Wei Xiong, Nataliya Krendelsberger, Shuhong Liu, Yong Du, Julius Schuster, "Reaction Scheme and Liquidus Surface in the Al-Rich Section of the Al-Cr-Ni system", Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 39 (2008) 2363-2369.
  30. Honghui Xu, Yong Du, Yichun Zhou, Xuejun Zheng, Wei Xiong, Shuhong Liu, Xuping Su, Fucheng Yin, "Phase equilibria of the Al-Ni-Zn system at 340ºC", International Journal of Materials Research (fomerly "Zeitschrift fuer Metallkunde"), 6 (2008) 644-649.
  31. Chengying Tang, Yong Du, Honghui Xu, Wei Xiong, Lijun Zhang, Feng Zheng, H.Y. Zhou, "Experimental investigation of the Al-Ce-Ni system at 800ºC", Intermetallics, 16 (2008) 432 - 439.
  32. Chao Zhang, Yong Du, Wei Xiong, Honghui Xu, Philip Nash, Yifang Ouyang, Rongxiang Hu, "Thermodynamic modeling of the V-Si system supported by key experiments", CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 32 (2008) 320-325.
  33. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Xiao-Gang Lu, Julius Clemens Schuster, Hailin Chen, "Reassessment of the Ce-Ni binary system supported by key experiments and ab initio calculations", Intermetallics, 15 (2007) 1401-1408. 
  34. Zhu Pan, Yong Du, Baiyun Huang, Honghui Xu, Yong Liu, Hailin Chen, Wei Xiong, Rainer Schmid-Fetzer, "Experimental Study of the Be-Si phase diagram", Journal of Material Science, 41(2006) 2525-252.
  35. Yong Du, Baiyun Huang, Hong-Hui Xu, Hai-Lin Chen, Zhu Pan, Wei Xiong, Wei-Ping Gong, "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Databases of Multicomponent Al-based Systems and Their Application to Solidification Process", Journal of Central South University (Science and Technology) 35(5) (2004) 697-701.
  36. Honghui Xu, Yong Du, Hailin Chen, Zhu Pan, Wei Xiong, "Present Status and Development of Cu-Based Alloy with High Strength and High Conductivity", Materials Review, 18(10) (2004) 37-40.
  37. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Yong Liu, Baiyun Huang, Honghui Xu, Hailin Chen, Zhu Pan, “Thermodynamic assessment of the Mo-Nb-Ta system”, CALPHAD: Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry, 28 (2004) 133-240.

 

Book Chapters

  1. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Weiwei Zhang, Honghui Xu,"The C-W-Zr system", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, "Ternary Alloys - Refractory Metal Systems: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data”, Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. IV/11E3: Refractory metal systems (2010) 31-47.
  2. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Chao Zhang, "The Fe-Si-Ti system", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, “Ternary Alloys - Iron System: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data”, Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. New series, IV/11D5 (2009) 410-427.
  3. Yong Du, Wei Xiong, Weiwei Zhang, Hailin Chen, Weihua Sun, "The Fe-Si-Zr system", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, “Ternary Alloys - Iron System: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data”, Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. New series, IV/11D5 (2009) 447-457.
  4. Zhaohui Yuan, Yong Du, Wei Xiong, Baiyun Huang, "The Cu-Pd-Pt System", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, “Ternary Alloys: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data”, Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. Vol. IV/11B (2006) 410-417.
  5. Wei Xiong, Yong Du, Shuhong Liu, Cuiyun He, "The Cu-Ga-Pd System", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, "Ternary Alloys: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data”, Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. Vol. IV/11B (2006) 376-387.
  6. Yong Du, Zhaohui Yuan, Zhu Pan, Lijun Zhang, Wei Xiong, "The Ce-Ru-Si System", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series), Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, "Ternary Alloy: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data", Eds. G. Effenberg, S. Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. Vol. IV/11B (2006) 367-375.
  7. Zhaohui Yuan, Yong Du, Honghui Xu, Wei Xiong, "The N-Ti-V System", in Landolt-Boernstein, Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology (New Series). Group IV: Physical Chemistry. Ed. W. Martiensen, "Ternary Alloys: Phase Diagrams, Crystallographic and Thermodynamic Data", Eds. G.Effenberg, S.Ilyenko, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. Vol. 11A/4, (2005) 415-424.

 

Associate Editor, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, Taylor & Francis

ASM International, Alloy Phase Diagram Committee

Subject Guest Editor, JOM, Journal of TMS, Special topic: CALPHAD-Based ICME Research for Materials Genomic Design , Issue in August, 2015

Technical Committee Member, TMS Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Workshop, Sept 9-11, 2014 Moline, Illinois

Committee Chair, TMS 2015, symposium: CALPHAD-Based ICME Research for Materials Genomic Design, March 15-19, 2015, Orlando, FL

Instructor, ASM MGI Toolkit & Materials Design Training, Singleton Room, Roberts Engineering Hall, Carnegie Mellon University, July 6-8, 2016​, USA

Instructor, ICMEd Summer School, University of Michigan, June 15-19, 2015, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Instructor, Short Course: Predictive Theoretical and Computational Approaches to Additive Manufacturing, 13th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics, July 26, 2015, San Diego, USA

Member of The Metals, Minerals and Materials Society (TMS)

TMS committee, Alloy Phases Committee

TMS committee, Young Professionals Committee

TMS committee, ICME (Integrated Computational Materials Engineering) Committee

TMS committee, High Temperature Alloys Committee

TMS committee, Additive Manufacturing Committee

 

"A Deeper Look into Metal Additive Manufacturing Material Properties," Rapid Ready Tech, by Digital Engineering. March 30, 2017.