Publications

Patents

  1. E. Toyserkani, M. Vlasea, and Y. Shanjani, “Systems and methods for additive manufacturing of heterogeneous porous structures and structures made therefrom”, Granted United States Patent 9,630,249,, April 25, 2017.
  2. E. Toyserkani and E. Jabari, “Method and apparatus for aerosol-based three-dimensional (3D) printing of flexible graphene electronic devices”, US Patent Application # 15/148,020, May 6, 2016.
  3. E. Toyserkani, T.R.Y. Liang and A. Azhari, “Multi-parameter optical sensor and method for optical sensor manufacturing”, PCT/CA2014/050492, PAT 77838W-90 WO, May 26, 2014.
  4. H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani “Superstructure fiber Bragg grating sensors embedded in metallic structures and additive manufacturing the same”, International patent (PCT) PCT/CA2010/001117, Granted, Dec. 22, 2015.
  5. E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin “System and method for intelligent closed-loop control of laser cladding [Laser Additive Manufacturing]”, Canadian patent # 2504368, October 7, 2011.
  6. E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin “System and method for intelligent closed-loop control of laser cladding [Laser Additive Manufacturing]”, Granted US patent # 7043330, May 9, 2006.

Refereed Journal Papers

  1. K. Karimi, E. Jabari, E. Toyserkani, and P. Lee-Sullivan, “Highly conductive graphene paper for flexible electronics applications”,  Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 2017.
  2. B. Marzbanrad, H. Jahed, E. Toyserkani, “On the evolution of substrate’s residual stress during cold spray process: A parametric study”, Materials and Design, 2017.
  3. F. Liravi, E. Toyserkani, “A hybrid Additive Manufacturing Method for the Fabrication of Silicone Bio-structures: 3D Printing Optimization and Surface Characterization”, Materials and Design, October, 2017.
  4. E. Sheydaeian, K. Sarikhani, P. Chen, and E. Toyserkani, “Materials and process development for the fabrication of heterogeneous titanium structures with selective pore morphology by hybrid additive manufacturing”, Materials and Design, September, 2017.
  5. E. Sheydaeian, Z. Fishman, M. Vlasea, and E. Toyserkani, “On the effect of throughout layer thickness variation on properties of additively manufactured cellular titanium structures”, Additive Manufacturing, August 2017.
  6. A. Azhari, E. Marzbanrad, D. Yilman, E. Toyserkani, M.A. Pope “Binder-jet powder-bed additive manufacturing (3D printing) of thick graphene-based electrodes”, Carbon, 119: 257-266, August 2017.
  7. J. Iu, E. Massicotte, S.Q. Li, M.B. Hurtig, E. Toyserkani, J.P. Santerre, R.A. Kandel, “In Vitro Generated Intervertebral Discs: Towards Engineering Tissue Integration”, Tissue Engineering, doi: 10.1089/ten.tea.2016.0433,  2017.
  8. E. Sheydaeian, E, Toyserkani, “A system for selectively encapsulating porogens inside the layers during additive manufacturing: from conceptual design to the first prototype” Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 26: 330–338, 2017.
  9. F. Liravi, R. Darleux, and E. Toyserkani, “Additive Manufacturing of 3D Structures with Non-Newtonian Highly Viscous Fluids: Finite Element Modeling and Experimental Validation”, Additive Manufacturing, 13: 113-123, 2017.
  10. A. Basalah, S. Esmaeili, and E. Toyserkani, “On the influence of sintering protocols and layer thickness on the physical and mechanical properties of additive manufactured titanium porous bio-structures”, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 238: 341-351, 2016.
  11. Y. Huang, MB. Khamesee, and E. Toyserkani, “A comprehensive analytical model for laser powder-fed additive manufacturing”, Additive Manufacturing, 12(Part A): 90-99, 2016.
  12. B. Marzban, E. Toyserkani and H. Jahed, “Cyclic hysteresis of AZ31B extrusion under load-control tests using embedded sensor technology”, Journal of Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, doi: 10.1111/ffe.12488, 2016.
  13. P. Russo, R. Liang, E. Jabari, E. Marzabrand, E. Toyserkani, Y.N. Zhou, “Single-step synthesis of graphene quantum dots by femtosecond laser ablation of graphene oxide dispersions”, Nanoscale,8(16): 8863-8877, 2016.
  14. E. Jabari and E. Toyserkani, “Aerosol-Jet Printing of Highly Flexible and Conductive Graphene/Silver Patterns”, Materials Letters, 174: 40–43, 2016.
  15. E. Sheydaeian, M. Vlasea, A. Woo, R, Pilliar, E. Hu, and E. Toyserkani, “Effect of glycerol concentrations on the mechanical properties of additive manufactured porous calcium polyphosphate structures for bone substitute applications” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, DOI: 10.1002/jbm.b.33616, Jan 2016.
  16. B. Marzbanrad, H. Jahed and E. Toyserkani, “On the sensitivity and repeatability of fiber Bragg grating sensors used in strain and material degradation measurement of Magnesium alloys under cyclic loads”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing, Feb 2016.
  17. F. Liravi, D. Robin, and E. Toyserkani, “Nozzle Dispensing Additive Manufacturing of Siloxane:  Dimensional Control”, International Journal of Rapid Manufacturing, 5(1): 20-43, 2015.Invited.
  18. A. Basalah, S. Esmaeili, and E. Toyserkani, “A novel additive manufacturing-based technique for developing bio-structures with conformal and encapsulated channels”, Accepted for publication in Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express: A Journal of Institute Physics, October 2015.
  19. A. Basalah, S. Esmaeili, and E. Toyserkani, “Mechanical properties of additive manufactured porous titanium bio-structures with oriented macro-scale channels”, accepted for publication in  International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, August 2015.
  20. E. Jabari and E. Toyserkani, “Laser heat treatment of aerosol-jet additive manufactured graphene patterns”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 48(37): 375503, 2015. [link]
  21. E. Jabari and E. Toyserkani, “Micro-scale aerosol-jet printing of graphene interconnects”, Carbon, 91: 321-329, 2015. [link]
  22. M. Vlasea, R. Pilliar, and E. Toyserkani, “Control of structural and mechanical properties in bioceramic Bone substitutes via additive manufacturing layer stacking orientation”, Additive Manufacturing, 6: 30–38, 2015. [link]
  23. M. Vlasea, R. Pilliar, and E. Toyserkani, “Effect of greyscale binder levels on additive manufacturing of porous scaffolds with heterogeneous properties”, Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 12(1): 62-70, 2015. . [Invited by NASA Glenn Research Center]. [link]
  24. A. Azhari, C. Villain, and E. Toyserkani, “Additive manufacturing of graphene–hydroxyapatite nanocomposite structures”, Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology, 12(1):8-1, 2015 [Invited by NASA Glenn Research Center]. [link]
  25. A. Azhari, R. Liang, and E. Toyserkani, “A novel fiber Bragg grating sensor packaging design for ultra-high temperature sensing in harsh environments”, Measurement Science and Technology, 25: 075104, 11 pages, May 2014.[link]
  26. E. Jabari, S. Tong, A. Azhari and Ehsan Toyserkani, “Non-planar interconnects in double-sided flexible Cu-PET substrates using a laser-assisted maskless microdeposition process: 3D finite element modeling and experimental analysis” Journal of Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 54: 117-127, 2014.[link]
  27. Y. Hu, Y. Shanjani, E. Toyserkani, M. Grynpas, R. Wang, and R. Pilliar, “Porous calcium polyphosphate bone substitutes: Additive manufacturing versus conventional gravity sinter processing – Effect on structure and mechanical properties” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 102(2): 274-283, 2014..[link]
  28. M. Vlasea and E. Toyserkani, “Experimental characterization and numerical modeling of a micro-syringe deposition system for dispensing sacrificial photopolymers on particulate ceramic substrates”, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 213(11): 1970–1977, 2013.[link]
  29. M. Vlasea, Y. Shanjani A. Bothe, R. Kandel, and E. Toyserkani, “A novel additive manufacturing technique for realization of bio-ceramic structures with micro-scale channels”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 68(9): 2261–2269, 2013.[link]
  30. Y. Shanjani, Y. Hu, E. Toyserkani, M. Grynpas, R.A. Kandel, and R.M. Pilliar, “Solid Freeform Fabrication of porous calcium polyphosphate structures for bone substitute applications: In vivo studies” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 101B(6): 972-980 2013. [link]
  31. X. Zhang, H. Alemohammad, and E. Toyserkani, “Sensitivity alteration of fiber Bragg grating sensors with additive micro-scale bi-material coatings” Measurement Science and Technology, A Journal of Institute of Physics, 24(2): #025106, 10 pages, 2013.[link]
  32. N. Rasti, E. Toyserkani and F. Ismail, “Formation of pseudo-periodic microstructure on titanium surfaces under pulsed nanosecond fiber laser irradiation: Topographical and mechanical properties”, Lasers in Engineering, 27(3-4):179-197, 2014.
  33. H. Alemohammad, E. Foroozmehr, B. Cotten, and E. Toyserkani, “A dual-parameter optical fiber sensor for concurrent strain and temperature measurement: design, fabrication, packaging and calibration”, IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, 31(8): 1198-1204, 2013. [link]
  34. A. Basalah, Y. Shanjani, S. Esmaeili and E. Toyserkani, “Characterizations of additive manufactured porous titanium implants” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 100B(7): 1970–1979, 2012. [link]
  35. E. Foroozmehr, H. Alemohammad, X. Wang, E. Toyserkani and S. Esmaeili, “Laser assisted surface patterning of Magnesium with Silver nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Modeling”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 44(49): #495305, 13 pages, 2011.
  36. H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani, “Metal embedded optical fiber sensors: Laser-based layered manufacturing procedures”, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, a Transaction of ASME, 133(3): 031015-1, 12 pages, 2011.
  37. Y. Shanjani, Y. Hu, R. M. Pilliar, and E. Toyserkani “Mechanical characteristics of solid-freeform-fabricated porous calcium polyphosphate structures with oriented stacked-layers”, Acta Biomaterialia, 7(4): 1788–1796, 2011. [link]
  38. M. Vlasea, Y. Shanjani, A. Basalah and E. Toyserkani, “Additive manufacturing of scaffolds for tissue engineering of bone and cartilage: Review ”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Jan 2011. (INVITED).
  39. N. Rasti, E. Toyserkani and F. Ismail, “Chemical modification of titanium immersed in hydrogen peroxide using nanosecond pulsed fiber laser irradiation” Materials Letters, 65(6): 951-954, 2011.
  40. M. Alimardani, V. Fallah, A. Khajepour, and E. Toyserkani “The effect of localized dynamic surface preheating in laser cladding of Stellite 1”, Surface & Coatings Technology, 204(23):3911-3919, 2010. [link]
  41. Y. Shanjani, J. N. A. De Croos, R. M. Pilliar, R. A. Kandel, and E. Toyserkani “Solid freeform fabrication and characterization of porous calcium polyphosphate structures for tissue engineering purposes” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 93B(2):510-519, 2010. [link]
  42. H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani, “Simultaneous Measurement of Temperature and Tensile Loading using Tunable Superstructure FBGs Developed by Laser-Direct Writing of Periodic On-Fiber Metallic Films”, Journal of Smart Materials and Structures, July 2009. [link]
  43. M. Alimardani, E. Toyserkani. J.P. Huissoon, and C.P. Paul, “On the Delamination and Crack Formation in a Thin wall Fabricated using Laser Solid Freeform Fabrication Process: An Experimental-Numerical Investigation” Journal of Optics and Lasers in Engineering, doi:10.1016/j.optlaseng.2009.06.010, June 2009.
  44. J. D. Loveless, H. Alemohammad, J. Li, V. Gertsman, D. Emadi, E. Toyserkani and S. Esmaeili, “Laser-Assisted Maskless Microdeposition of Silver Nanoparticles on a Magnesium Substrate”,  Materials Letters, 63(16):1397–1400, 2009. [link]
  45. Y. Shanjani and E. Toyserkani, “Selective Laser Sintering of Calcium Polyphosphate: Finite Element Modeling and Experiments”, Journal of Laser Micro/Nano-Engineering, 4(1): 28-34, 2009. [link]
  46. H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani, “Modification of the Optical Performance of Fiber Bragg Gratings Using Femtosecond Laser Micromachining”, Journal of Laser Micro/Nano-Engineering, 4(1): 61-65, 2009. [link]
  47. H. Alemohammad, E. Toyserkani, and A.J. Pinkerton, “Femtosecond laser micromachining of fiber Bragg gratings for simultaneous measurement of temperature and concentration of liquids”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41 (18): 185101, 9 pages, 2008. [link]
  48. H. Alemohammad, O. Aminfar and E. Toyserkani, “Morphology and microstructure of nano-silver thin-films deposited by laser-assisted maskless microdeposition”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 18(11): 115015, 12 pages, 2008. [link]
  49. M. Alhammed, S. Esmaeili, and E. Toyserkani, “Surface modification of Ti-6Al-4V alloy using laser-assisted deposition of a Ti-Si compound”Journal of Surface and Coating Technology, 203(1-2): 1-8, 2008. [link]
  50. A. Fathi, A. Khajepour, M. Durali, and  E. Toyserkani “Geometry control of the deposited layer in a non-planar laser cladding process using a variable structure controller”, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 130(3): 031003/1-11, 2008.
  51. M. Alimardani, C.P. Paul and E. Toyserkani, “On the microstructure of a thin wall formed under thermal and stress fields induced in laser solid freeform fabrication process” International Journal of Microstructure and Materials Properties (IJMMP), 5 (2-3): 276-297, 2010. (INVITED)
  52. M. Alimardani, E. Toyserkani, and J.P. Huissoon, “A 3D Dynamic Numerical Approach for Temperature and Thermal Stress Distributions in Multilayer Laser Solid Freeform Fabrication Process”, Journal of Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 45 (12): 1115–1130, 2007. [link]
  53. H. Alemohammad, E. Toyserkani, and C. Paul “Fabrication of Smart Cutting Tools with Embedded Optical Fiber Sensors Using Combined Laser Solid Freeform Fabrication and Moulding Techniques”, Journal of Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 45(10): 1010–1017, 2007. [link]
  54. M. Alimardani and E. Toyserkani, “Prediction of laser solid freeform fabrication using a neuro-fuzzy approach”, Journal of Applied Soft Computing, 8 (1): 316–323, 2008. [link]
  55. M. Iravani and E. Toyserkani, “An image-based feature tracking algorithm for real-time measurement of clad height” Journal of Machine Vision and Applications, 18 (6): 343-354, 2007. [link]
  56. P. Christ, H. Alemohammad, E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S. Corbin, “Cladding of WC-Co on low carbon steel using a pulsed Nd:YAG laser” Journal of Materials, Science and Engineering A, 464(1-2): 170-176, 2007. [link]
  57. H. Alemohammad, S. Esmaeili, and E. Toyserkani, ” Deposition of Co-Ti alloy on mild steel substrate using laser cladding” Journal of Materials, Science and Engineering A, 456 (1-2): 156-161, 2007. [link]
  58. M. Alimardani, E. Toyserkani, and J.P. Huissoon, “A 3D numerical approach for geometrical prediction of multilayer laser solid freeform fabrication process”, Journal of Laser Applications, 19(1): 14-25, 2007.
  59. M. Durali, A. Fathi, A. Khajepour, and E. Toyserkani “Adaptive modeling of laser powder deposition process for control and monitoring application” Journal of Vibration and Control, 13(5): 461-473, 2007. [link]
  60. A. Fathi, A. Khajepour, E. Toyserkani and M. Durali, “Clad height control in laser solid freeform fabrication using a feedforward-PID controller”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,  35(3-4): 280-292, 2006. [link]
  61. A. Fathi, E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and M. Durali, “Prediction of melt pool depth and dilution in laser powder deposition” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 39(12): 2613-2623, 2006. [link]
  62. E. Toyserkani and A. Khajepour, “A mechatronics approach to laser powder deposition process”  Journal of Mechatronics, 16(10): 631–641, 2006. [link]
  63. E. Toyserkani, A.  Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin, “3-D finite element modeling of laser cladding by powder deposition: Effects of laser pulse shaping on the process”, Journal of Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 41(6): 849-867, 2004. (Selected as one of Top 25 hottest articles in Engineering by ScienceDirect in 2005). [link]
  64. E. Toyserkani, A.  Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin, “3-D finite element modeling of laser cladding by powder deposition: Effects of powder feedrate and travel speed on the process”, Journal of Laser Applications, 15(3): 153-161, 2003.
  65. S.F. Corbin, E. Toyserkani, and A. Khajepour, “Experimental analysis of cladding of Fe-Al coating on the mild steel using automated laser assisted powder deposition”, Journal of Materials Science and Engineering: A., 354(1-2): 48-57, 2003. [link]
  66. E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin, “Application of experimental-based modeling to laser cladding”, Journal of Laser Applications, 14(3): 165-173, 2002.

Edited Books & Book Chapters

  1. M. Vlasea, A. Azhari, A. Basalah, R. Kandel, and E. Toyserkani, “Additive manufacturing for bone load bearing applications” in 3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Edited by L.G. Zhang , J.P. Fisher, and K. Leung, Elsevier, ISBN: , 2014.
  2. E. Toyserkani and N. Rasti, “Ultra-Short Pulsed Laser Surface Texturing” in Laser surface engineering: Processes and applications, Edited by J. Lawrence, C. Dowding, D. Waugh and J. Griffiths, Woodhead Publishing, ISBN: 1-78242-074-6, , 2014
  3. J. Lawrence (Loughborough Uni., England), J. Pou (University of Vigo, Spain), D.K. Low (Rolls-Royce of Singapore), and E. Toyserkani, &ldquldquo;Advances in Laser Materials Processing Technology, Research and Applications”, an edited book including 25 chapters published jointly by: CRC Press and Woodhead Publishing Ltd, Cambridge, UK, First Edition, ISBN: 1-84569-474-0, 828 pages, 2010.
  4. H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani, “Laser-assisted Additive Fabrication of micro-sized Coatings” in Advances in Laser Materials Processing technology, Research and Applications, CRC Press and Woodhead Publishing Ltd, Cambridge, UK, ISBN: 1-84569-474-0, pp: 735-762, 2010.
  5. M. Alimardani, C. Paul, E. Toyserkani and A. Khajepour, “Multi-physics modeling of laser solid freeform fabrication” in Advances in Laser Materials Processing technology, Research and Applications, CRC Press and Woodhead Publishing Ltd, Cambridge, UK, ISBN: 1-84569-474-0, pp: 765-791, 2010.
  6. E. Toyserkani, “Real-time control of laser solid freeform fabrication”, in Advances in Laser Materials Processing Research and Applications, Edited by Jonathan Lawrence and David K. Y. Low, Research Signpost, ISBN: 81-308-0078-0, pp. 1- 18, 2005. INVITED.
  7. E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin, “Laser cladding”, CRC Press, ISBN: 0-8493-2172-7, 2004.
  8. E. Toyserkani, A. Khajepour, and S.F. Corbin, “Vision-based feedback control of laser powder deposition”, A chapter of IEEE series on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, Edited by John Billingsley, RSP Press, ISBN: 0-8638-0290-7, 2003.