1 Calciothermic reduction of NiO by molten salt elecreolysis of CaO in CaCl2 melt R. O. Suzuki [Electrochemica Acta, Vol. 56, (24)(2011), pp. 8422-8429]
2 Effect of copper pretreatment on the zincate process and subsequent copper electrodeposition of AZ magnesium alloy K. Azumi [Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol. 158, No. 9(2011), pp. D535-D540]
3 Effect of copper pretreatment on the zincate process and subsequent electroplating of a protective copper/ nickel deposit on the AZ91D magnesium alloy K. Azumi [Electrochimica Acta, vol. 56, (2011), pp. 8776-8782]
4 Polarization behavior and its analysis of 1050 aluminum alloy in solution containing chloride ions O. Seri [J. Light Japan Inst. Metals, Vol. 61, No. 7(2011), pp.303-309]
5 Two-step gas treatment of commercially pure titanium for anatase layer formation T. Narushima [Proceedings of the 12th World Conference on Titanium (2011), pp. 2106-2110]
6 Deoxidation of NiTi alloys using metallic barium and their microstructure T. Narushima [Proceedings of the 12th World Conference on Titanium (2011), pp. 2050-2053]
7 Tensile properties of friction stir welded 7075 aluminum alloy at room temperature G. Itoh [Journal of Light Metal Welding, Vol. 49, No. 12(2011), pp. 467-473]
8 Kinetics of hydrogen desorption from rapidly solidified Al-Cr alloys G. Itoh [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52, No. 5(2011), pp. 895-899]
9 Fabrication of functionally graded aluminum foam using aluminum alloy die castings by friction stir processing T. Utsunomiya [Materials Science and Engineering A, 534(2012), pp. 716-719]
10 Effect of anodizing condition on corrosion resistance of Mg-Li-Y alloy S. Ono [J. Jpn. Inst. Light Metals, Vol. 61, No. 2(2011), pp. 60-65]
11 Effect of high-frequency switching electrolysis on structure of anodic oxide film formed on aluminum alloy S. Ono [Journal of the Surface Finishing Society of Japan, Vol. 62, No. 7(2011), pp. 346-350]
12 Effect of clearance on new shearing method with horizontal tool movement of 1100 aluminum sheet M. Murata [Int. J. Adv. Manuf Technol, Vol. 57, (2011), pp. 647-653]
13 Deformation and heat transfer analysis for high speed dieless drawing of AZ31 magnesium alloys tubes K. Manabe [Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 418-420(2012), pp. 1036-1039], [doi:10.4028/]
14 Effect of high-temperature solutionizing on microstructure and tear toughness of A356 cast aluminum alloy S. Kumai [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52, No. 5(2011), pp. 848-855]
15 Microstructure of 3003/4045 aluminum alloy clad strip fabricated by vertical type tandem twin roll caster S. Kumai [Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys, June 3-7, 2012, Pittsburgh, USA, pp. 1463-1467]
16 Texture evolution in AZ80 magnesium alloy by the plane strain compression deformation at high temperatures H. Fukutomi [Journal of the Japan Institute of Light Metals, Vol. 62, No. 2(2012), pp. 54-59]
17 In-situ observation of ductile fracture using X-ray tomography technique H. Toda [Acta Materialia, Vol. 59, No. 5(2011), pp. 1995-2008]
18 Statistical assessment of fatigue crack initiation from sub-surface hydrogen micropores in high-quality die-cast aluminum H. Toda [Acta Materialia, Vol. 59, No. 12(2011), pp. 4990-4998]
19 Localized deformation during fracture of high-strength aluminum alloy H. Toda [Procedia Engineering, Vol. 10, (2011), pp. 2591-2596]
20 Prediction of yield loci for a magnesium alloy sheet using crystal-plasticity finite-element method H. Takuda [Computational Materials Science, 51(2012), 156-164]

21 Effects of hydrogen on the mechanical properties of pure magnesium M. Mabuchi [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52, No. 6(2011), pp. 1123-1126]
22 Microstructural evolution during ARB process of Al-0.2mass% Sc alloy containing Al3Sc precipitates in starting structures N. Tsuji [Materials Transactions, Vol. 53, No. 1(2012), pp. 72-80]
23 Fabrication of porous aluminum with directional pores through continuous casting technique H. Nakajima [Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Vol. (2012), pp.–]
24 Numerical analysis or deformation and thermal behavior during ultrasonic Al ribbon bonding Y. Takahashi [Journal of Jpn Weld. Soc., Vol. 29, No. 3(2011), pp. 138s-141s]
25 Effect of impurity atoms on α2/γ lamellar interfacial misfit Ti-Al alloy: a systematic first principles study Y. Minamino [Philosophical Magazine, Vol. 91, No. 28, 1 October 2011, 3685-3704]
26 Partitioning evaluation of mechanical properties and the interfacial microstructure in a friction stir welded aluminum alloy/ stainless steel lap joint A. Hirose [Scripta Materialia, 66(2012), 531-534]
27 Surface corrosion behavior of electron-excited pure Mg K. Kondoh [Materials Science and Technology(MS&T)2011, (2011), pp. 1397-1404]
28 Electron excitation effect of pure Mg surface on initial corrosion phenomenon K. Kondoh [Transactions of JWRI, Vol. 40, No. 1(2011), pp. 9-14]
29 Contact phenomena between MEMS metallic probe and Al electrodes K. Uenishi [Microjoining and Assembly Technologies for Electronics, Vol. 18(2012), pp. 283-286]
30 Biocompatible low young’s modulus achieved by strong crystallographic elastic anisotropy in Ti-15Mo-5Zr-3Al alloy single crystal T. Nakano [Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials, in press] []
31 Optimization of the Mg-Al-Zn-Ca-Sr alloy composition based on the parameter A’in constitutive equation for the climb-controlled dislocation creep including the stacking fault energy K. Higashi [Materials Science and Engineering A, Vol. 551(2012), pp. 19-24]
32 Tensile properties and constitutive modeling of friction stir welded AA6061-T6 butt joints T. Yokoyama [Journal of Solid Mechanics and Materials Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 12(2011), pp. 780-792]
33 Formation of zincate films on binary aluminum alloys and adhesion of electroless Ni-P plated films T. Kanadani [The Japan Institute of Light Metals, Vol. 62, No. 5(2012), 199-205]
34 Determination of hydrogen diffusivity depending on the hydride concentration in titanium-hydride by means of the diffraction-enhanced X-ray imaging method K. Mizuno [Transaction of the Materials Research of Society of Japan, Vol. 37, No. 2,(2012), pp. 319-323]
35 Friction aided deep drawing of square cups by employing a blank holder composed of eight segments N. Hatanaka [The Japan Institute of Light Metals, Vol. 62, No. 3(2012), pp. 109-114]
36 Analysis of ordering process in an Al-Li alloy by newly developed method of degree of order determination using high-resolution transmission electron micrographs K. Nakai [Accepted in Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A]
37 High-pressure torsion of pure metals: Influence of atomic bond parameters and stacking fault energy on grain size and correlation with hardness Z. Horita [Acta. Materialia, 59(2011), pp. 6831-6836]
38 Development of intense plastic strain and ultrafine grains in thicker samples processed by high-pressure torsion and high-pressure sliding Z. Horita [J. Japan inst. Metals, 75(2011), pp. 412-418]
39 High-pressure torsion of pure magnesium: Evolution of mechanical properties, microstructures and hydrogen storage capacity with equivalent strain Z. Horita [Scripta Materialia, 64(2011), pp. 880-883]
40 Continuous high-pressure torsion using wires Z. Horita [J. Materials Science, 47(2012), pp. 473-478]

41 Low-temperature creep at ultra-low strain rates in pure aluminum studied by a helicoids spring specimen technique H. Nakashima [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52(2011), pp. 1381-1387]
42 Creep mechanisms in a fine-grained Al-5356 alloy at low stress and high temperature H. Nakashima [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52(2011), pp. 1890-1898]
43 Tensile strength of some joints using aluminum sheets M. Furukawa [Journal of the Japan Society of Technology Education in Kyushu Branch, Vol. 19(2011), pp. 15-21]
44 Plastic deformation behavior in magnesium alloy single crystals S. Ando [Materials Science Forum, Vols. 706-709(2012), pp. 1122-1127]
45 ELID grinding characteristics of Ti alloy using electrolyzed reduced water N. Itoh [Journal of the Japan Society for Abrasive Technology, Vol. 55, No. 9(2011), Nov. 552-556]
46 Corrosion of Calcium phosphate coated AZ31 magnesium alloy under a salt spray test S. Hiromoto [Mater. Trans., Vol. 53, No. 4(2012), pp. 700-706]
47 Effects of lanthanum and zirconium on cast structure and room temperature mechanical properties of Mg-La-Zr alloys Y. Tamura [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52, No. 9(2011), pp. 1777-1786]
48 Improvement in mechanical properties of coarse-grained AZ61 Mg alloy by multidirectional forging and ultrafine grain refinement H. Miura [Materials Science Forum, Vols. 706-709(2012), pp. 1227-1232]
49 Microstructure and mechanical properties of multi-directionally forged Mg-Al-Zn alloy H. Miura [Scripta Materialia Vol. 66(2012), pp. 49-51]
50 Development of age-hardening technology for ultrafine-grained Al-Li-Cu alloys fabricated by high-pressure S. Hirosawa [Proceedings of 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys, (2012), pp. 939-944]
51 Microstructure and mechanical properties of AC4CH aluminum alloy casting with ultrasonic vibration A. Nagasaka [Accepted in Journal of Japan Society for Heat Treatment]
52 Effect of eutectic Si particle morphology on ECAP formability and mechanical properties of AC4CH aluminum casting alloys Y. Nakayama [Materials Transactions, Vol. 52, No. 11, pp. 2045-2051(2011)]
53 Effects of back-torsion working on thread rolling workability at room temperature of AZ31B Magnesium Alloy M. Furui [Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Technology of Plasticity, (2011), pp. 100-102]
54 Improvement in rectification ratio of an Al-based bulk thermal rectifier working at high temperatures T. Takeuchi [Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 111(2012)093517(7 pages)]
55 Mechanical strength and biocompatibility of meta-stable beta type Ti-5Fe-3Nb-3Zr for biomedical applications T. Akahori [J. Japan Inst. Metals, Vol. 76, No. 6(2012), pp. 397-401]
56 Dynamic axial compression of aluminum hollow tubes with hat cross-section and buckling initiator using inertia force during impact M. Yamashita [Thin-Walled Structures 50, (2012), 37-44]
57 Tool wear of diamond-like carbon-coated high-speed steel with a Cr-based interlayer in cutting of aluminum alloys T. Wada [Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 152-154(2012), pp. 74-79]
58 Strength of rapidly solidified Al-Zn-Mg alloys imposed High-velocity impact compression K. Horikawa [Journal of Japan Institute of Light Metals, Vol. 61, No. 9(2011), pp. 452-457]
59 Strain-induced grain boundary migration in {112}<111>/ {100}<001> and {123}<634>/ {100}<001> aluminum bicrystals K. Kashihara [Materials Science and Engineering A, Vol. 528(2011), pp. 8443-8450]
60 Microstructures and mechanical properties of titanium/ biodegradable-polymer FGM for bone tissue fabricated by spark plasma sintering method Y. Watanabe [J. Mater. Proc. Tech., 211, 1919-1926(2011)]

61 Fabrication of metal-based functionally graded grinding wheel by a centrifugal mixed-powder method Y. Watanabe [Materials Science Forum, 706-709, 661-666(2012)]
62 Mechanical spectroscopic study of equal-channel angular pressed Al-Ni eutectic alloy Y. Watanabe [Solid State Phenomena, 184, 173-178(2012)]
63 Influence of processing regimes on fine-grained microstructure development in an Al-Mg-Sc alloy by hot equal-channel angular pressing Y. Watanabe [Materials Transactions, 53, No. 1, 56-62(2012)]
64 Fabrication of functionally graded grinding wheel by a centrifugal mixed-powder method for CFRP-drilling applications Y. Watanabe [Inter. Journal of Materials and Product Technology, 42, Nos. 1-2, 29-45(2011)]
65 Experimental study on severe plastic deformation of Ti by novel equal-cannel angular pressing Y. Watanabe [Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 51, 01AK04-1-01AK04-7(2012)]
66 Design of ZrO2/Ti functionally graded thermal barrier coatings based on a nonlinear micromechanical approach Y. Watanabe [Applied Mechanics and Materials, 152-154, 167-170(2012)]
67 Fabrication of TiO2 coated cotton-yarn as high-dielectric-constant fiber for 3-D photonic crystal application Y. Watanabe [Trans. MRSJ, 37, No. 1, 35-38(2012)]
68 Fabrication of Mg-based functionally graded materials by a reaction centrifugal mixed-powder method Y. Watanabe [J. Jpn. Inst. Light Metals, 62, No. 4, 153-159(2012)]
69 Effects of sudden friction change on rolling characteristics H. Utsunomiya [Steel Research International, Special Edition ICTP 2011, (2011), pp. 69-73]