PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS (Most Recent First):
C. Puncreobutr, P. D. Lee, K. M. Kareh, T. Connolley, J. L. Fife, A. B. Phillion (2014) “Influence of Fe-rich intermetallics on solidification defects in Al–Si–Cu alloys” Acta Materialia 68, 42–51
X. Song, M. Xie, F. Hofmann, T. Illston, T. Connolley, C. Reinhard, R. C. Atwood, L. Connor,M. Drakopoulos, L. Frampton, A. M. Korsunsky (2014) “Residual stresses and microstructure in Powder Bed Direct LaserDeposition (PB DLD) samples” International Journal of Metal Forming, Advance Online publication.
M. Kaye, C. Puncreobutr, P.D. Lee, D.S. Balint, T. Connolley, D. Farrugia, J. Lin (2013) “A new parameter for modelling three-dimensional damage evolution validated by synchrotron tomography” Acta Materialia 61,7616–7623
A. J. Warren, W. Armour, D. Axford, M. Basham, T. Connolley, D. R. Hall, S. Horrell, K. E. McAuley, V. Mykhaylyk, A. Wagner, G. Evans (2013) “Visualization of membrane-protein crystals in the lipid cubic phase using X-ray imaging.” Acta Crystallographica D, 69, 1252-1259.
X. Song, M. Xie, F. Hofmann, T. S. Jun, T. Connolley, C. Reinhard, R. C. Atwood, L. Connor, M. Drakopoulos, S. Harding, A. M. Korsunsky (2013). “Residual Stresses In Linear Friction Welding Of Aluminium Alloys.” Materials and Design 50: 360-369.
Y. J. Huang, J.C. Khong, T. Connolley, J. Mi (2013). “In situ study of the evolution of atomic strain of bulk metallic glass and its effects on shear band formation.” Scripta Materialia, 69, 207-210.
N. Baimpas, M. Drakopoulos, T. Connolley, Xu Song, C. Pandazaras, A. M. Korsunsky (2013). “A feasibility study of dynamic stress analysis inside a running internal combustion engine using synchrotron X-ray beams” Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 20: 316-323
Á. N. Bhreasail, P. D. Lee, C. O’Sullivan, C. H. Fenton, R. Hamilton, P. Rockett, T. Connolley (2012). "In-Situ Observation of Cracks in Frozen Soil using Synchrotron Tomography." Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 23(2): 170-176.
M. R. Rowles, M. J. Styles, I. C. Madsen, N. V. Y. Scarlett, K. McGregor, D. P. Riley, G. A. Snook, A. J. Urban, T. Connolley, C. Reinhard (2012) "Quantification of passivation layer growth in inert anodes for molten salt electrochemistry by in situ energy-dispersive diffraction." Journal of Applied Crystallography 45(1): 28-37.
D. R. Merrifield, V. Ramachandran, K. J. Roberts, W. Armour, D. Axford, M. Basham, T. Connolley, G. Evans, K. E. McAuley, R. L. Owen, J. Sandy (2011). "A novel technique combining high-resolution synchrotron X-ray microtomography and x-ray diffraction for characterization of micro particulates." Measurement Science and Technology 22(11): 115703.
A.B. Phillion, R.W. Hamilton , D. Fuloria , A. C. L. Leung , P. Rockett , T. Connolley, P. D. Lee (2011) “In situ X-ray observation of semi-solid deformation and failure in Al–Cu alloys” Acta Materialia 59: 1436–1444. Work also featured in 2011 Diamond Annual Review.
A. Kyrieleis, V. Titarenko, M. Ibison, T. Connolley, P. J . Withers (2011) “Region-of-interest tomography using filtered backprojection: assessing the practical limits” Journal of Microscopy, 241(1): 69–82.
A. M. Korsunsky, X. Song, F. Hofmann, B. Abbey , M. Xie, T. Connolley, C. Reinhard, R. C. Atwood, L. Connor, M. Drakopoulos (2010). “Polycrystal deformation analysis by high energy synchrotron X-ray diffraction on the I12 JEEP beamline at Diamond Light Source” Materials Letters 64: 1724–1727.
T. Connolley, S. Hanks, M. Drakopoulos, T. Hill (2009) “Bonding of single crystal silicon to Cu and AlN:trial results” Science and Technology of Welding and Joining 14(1): 1-3.
J. P. Sutter, T. Connolley, T. P. Hill, H. Huang, D. W. Sharp, M. Drakopoulos (2008). "Obtaining local reciprocal lattice vectors from finite-element analysis." Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 15: 584-592.
T. Connolley, D. Nash, J.-Y. Buffière, F. Sharif, P. E. McHugh (2007). "X-ray micro-tomography of a coronary stent deployed in a model artery". Medical Engineering & Physics 29: 1132–1141. Work also featured in the 2005 ESRF Science Highlights.
E. Donnelly, M. Bruzzi, T. Connolley, P. E. McHugh (2007). “Finite element comparison of performance related characteristics of balloon expandable stents” Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 10(2): 103–110.
X. You, T. Connolley, H. Cuddy, P. E. McHugh & C. Motz (2006) "A combined experimental and computational study of deformation in grains of 316LVM stainless steel". Acta Materialia 54: 4825-4840.
B. P. Murphy, H. Cuddy, F. J. Harewood, T. Connolley, P. E. McHugh (2006). "The influence of grain size on the ductility of micro-scale stainless steel stent struts" Journal of Materials: Materials in Medicine, 17: 1-6.
T. Connolley, P. E. McHugh, M. Bruzzi (2005). "A review of deformation and fatigue of metals at small size scales" Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures. 28: 1119-1152.
T. Connolley, M. J. Starink & P. A. S. Reed (2004). "Effect of broaching on high temperature fatigue behaviour in notched specimens of INCONEL® 718" Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 35A: 771-783.
H. Toda, I. Sinclair, J-Y Buffière, E. Maire, T. Connolley, M. Joyce, K-H Khor, P. Gregson (2003). "Assessment of the fatigue crack closure phenomenon in damage-tolerant aluminium alloy by in-situ high-resolution synchrotron x-ray microtomography" Philosophical Magazine 83: 2429-2448.
T. Connolley, P.A.S. Reed, M.J. Starink (2003). "Short crack initiation and growth at 600oC in notched specimens of Inconel 718" Materials Science & Engineering A, 340: 139-154.
PUBLISHED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS (Most Recent First):
Graeme Horne, Matthew J. Peel, Danie G. Hattingh,Thomas Connolley, Mike Hart, Joe Kelleher, Shu Yan Zhang, David J. Smith (2014). “An experimental procedure to determine the interaction between applied
loads and residual stresses” Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Residual Stresses: Materials Science Forum 768-769: 733-740. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.768-769.733
E. Liotti, A. Lui, R. Vincent, S. Kumar, Z. Guo, T. Connolley, M. Hart, L. Arnberg, R.H. Mathiesen and P.S. Grant (2013). “A Synchrotron X-ray Radiography Investigation of Induced Dendrite Fragmentation in Al-15wt%Cu” Proceedings 6th International Light Metals Technology Conference 2013: Materials Science Forum 765: 210-214
C. Puncreobutr, P. D. Lee, M. Kaye, D. Balint, D. Farrugia, T. Connolley, J Lin (2012). “Quantifying damage accumulation during the hot deformation of free-cutting steels using ultra-fast synchrotron tomography” IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 33: 012038
R. W. Hamilton, A. Leung, A. B. Phillion, P. Rockett, T. Connolley, and P. D. Lee (2011). “In Situ High Speed X-Ray Observation of the Solidification of AL15CU with and without Al2O3 Composite Addition” Proc. Shape Casting: 4th International Symposium 2011, Eds. M.Tiryakioğlu, J. Campbell, P. N. Crepeau, Wiley: 87-93.
J. P. Sutter, T. Connolley, M. Drakopoulos, T. P. Hill, D. W. Sharp (2008): “Ray traces of an arbitrarily deformed double-crystal Laue X-ray monochromator” Proc. SPIE 7077: 70771N-1
E. Donnelly, T. Connolley, M. S. Bruzzi, P. E. McHugh (2005). "Finite element comparison of performance related characteristics of cardiovascular stents" Proc. 6th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering. Madrid. Spain, February 25-28 2004. 94H.
T. Connolley, Mark Bruzzi, Peter McHugh (2004). "Fatigue analysis of cardiovascular implants" Proc. 10th Annual Conference, Section of Bioengineering, Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland. Eds. D. P. FitzPatrick, B. A. O. McCormack, T. M. McGloughlin, Castleconnell, Limerick, 30-31 January 2004, 66.
E. W. Donnelly, T. Connolley, M. S. Bruzzi, P. E. McHugh (2004). "Modelling the post-deployment stress states in vascular stents" Proc. 10th Annual Conference, Section of Bioengineering, Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland, Eds. D. P. FitzPatrick, B. A. O. McCormack, T. M. McGloughlin, Castleconnell, Limerick, 30-31 January 2004, 65.
H. Cuddy, T. Connolley, B. P. Murphy, M. Bruzzi, P. E. McHugh, D. F. Quinn (2004) "Experimental analysis of size impact on mechanical properties of fine wires for vascular implants" Proc. 10th Annual Conference, Section of Bioengineering, Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland, Eds. D. P. FitzPatrick, B. A. O. McCormack, T. M. McGloughlin, Castleconnell, Limerick, 30-31 January 2004, 67.
T. Connolley, G. Scrase, A. Klumpers, D. Firth (2002). "Behaviour of anodized magnesium coatings under creep and tensile loading." Proc. Inaugural New Zealand Metals Industry Conference, Rotorua, 31 October - 2 November 2002, HERA.
T. Connolley, M. J. Starink, P. A. S. Reed (2002). "Effect of Oxidation on High Temperature Fatigue Crack Initiation and Short Crack Growth in Inconel 718" Proc. Superalloys 2000, Eds. T. M. Pollock, R. D. Kissenger, R. R. Bowman, K. A. Green, M. Mclean, S. Olson & J. J. Schirra, TMS, Warrendale, PA, USA, pp. 435-444.
T. Connolley, P. A. S. Reed, M. J. Starink (2000). "A Study of the Role of (Nb,Ti)C Carbides in Fatigue Crack Initiation in Inconel 718 at 20oC and 600oC" Proc. Parsons 2000, Eds. A. Strang, W. M. Banks, R. D. Conroy, G. M. McColvin, J. C. Neal & S. Simpson, IOM, London pp. 982-998.
P. A. S. Reed, F. Hachette, D. Thakar, T. Connolley, M. J. Starink (1999). "Creep-fatigue initiation and early crack growth in Inconel 718" Proc. 8th International Conference on Mechanical Behaviour of Materials (ICM8), Eds. Ellyin F. & Provan J.W., Fleming Printing Ltd. Victoria, BC, Canada, vol. 1 pp. 418-423.