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Metal Phosphates

Mechanical properties of zinc and calcium phosphates

D. Shakhvorostov, M. A. Nicholls, P. R. Norton, and M. H. Müser,
Mechanical properties of zinc and calcium phosphates: Structural insights and relevance to anti-wear functionality,
Eur. Phys. J. B 76, 347-352 (2010) (submitted version), DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2010-00193-3



Smart materials behaviour in phosphates

D. Shakhvorostov, M. H. Müser, Y. Song, and P. R. Norton,
Smart materials behaviour in phosphates: Role of hydroxyl groups and relevance to antiwear films,
J. Chem. Phys. 131, 044704 (2009); accepted version, DOI:10.1063/1.3182854



Correlating cation coordination, stiffness, phase transition pressures, and smart materials behavior in metal phosphates

D. Shakhvorostov, M. H. Müser, N. J. Mosey, Y. Song and P. R. Norton,
Correlating cation coordination, stiffness, phase transition pressures, and smart materials behavior in metal phosphates,
Phys. Rev. B 79, 094107 (2009); submitted version, DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.79.094107.



Interpretation of experiments on ZDDP anti-wear films through pressure-induced cross-linking

N. J. Mosey, T. K. Woo, M. Kasrai, P. R. Norton, G. M. Bancroft, and M. H. Müser,
Interpretation of experiments on ZDDP anti-wear films through pressure-induced cross-linking,

Tribol. Lett. 24, 105-114 (2006). (preprint).



Energy dissipation via quantum chemical hysteresis during high-pressure compression: A first-principles molecular dynamics study of phosphates

N. J. Mosey, T. K. Woo, and M. H. Müser,
Energy dissipation via quantum chemical hysteresis during high-pressure compression: A first-principles molecular dynamics study of phosphates,
Phys. Rev. B 72, 054124 (2005) (preprint).



Molecular mechanisms for the functionality of lubricant additives

N. J. Mosey, M. H. Müser, and T. K. Woo,
Molecular mechanisms for the functionality of lubricant additives,
Science 307, 1612-1615 (2005); (full version / abstract only).
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