Research interests

  • Additive manufacturing (Microstructure; electron microscopy)

Recent publications

  1. Shaibani M, Smith SJD, Banerjee PC, Konstas K, Zafari A, Lobo DE, Nazari M, Hollenkamp AF, Hill MR, Majumder M. Framework-mediated synthesis of highly microporous onion-like carbon: energy enhancement in supercapacitors without compromising power. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2017, Vol. 5, Issue 6.
  2. Chandran P, Zafari A, Lui E, Xia K. Processing and characterization of Al-Al3Nb prepared by mechanical alloying and equal channel angular pressing. 7th International Conference on Nanomaterials by Severe Plastic Deformation. IOP Publishing. 2017, Vol. 194, Issue 1. Editors: Liao X, Estrin Y.
  3. Zafari A, Ding Y, Cui J, Xia K. Achieving Fine Beta Grain Structure in a Metastable Beta Titanium Alloy Through Multiple Forging-Annealing Cycles. METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE. Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. 2016, Vol. 47A, Issue 7.
  4. Zafari A, Xia K. Formation of equiaxed alpha during ageing in a severely deformed metastable beta Ti alloy. SCRIPTA MATERIALIA. Pergamon. 2016, Vol. 124.
  5. Zafari A, Wei X, Xu W, Xia K. Effects of severe plastic deformation on grain refinement and martensitic transformation in a metastable beta Ti alloy. 36TH RISO INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MATERIALS SCIENCE. IOP Publishing. 2015, Vol. 89.
  6. Zafari A, Wei X, Xu W, Xia K. Formation of nanocrystalline beta structure in metastable beta Ti alloy during high pressure torsion: The role played by stress induced martensitic transformation. ACTA MATERIALIA. Pergamon-Elsevier Science. 2015, Vol. 97.
  7. Zafari A, Ghasemi HM, Mahmudi R. An investigation on the tribological behavior of AZ91 and AZ91+3wt% RE magnesium alloys at elevated temperatures. Materials and Design. Elsevier. 2014, Vol. 54.
  8. Zafari A, Ghasemi HM, Mahmudi R. Effect of rare earth elements addition on the tribological behavior of AZ91D magnesium alloy at elevated temperatures. Wear. Elsevier Science. 2013, Vol. 303, Issue 1-2.
  9. Zafari A, Ghasemi HM, Mahmudi R. Tribological behavior of AZ91D magnesium alloy at elevated temperatures. Wear. Elsevier Science. 2012, Vol. 292-293.