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Dr. Xueyuan Nie

Dr. X. Nie

519-253-3000 ext. 4148
Office: 2143 CEI


  • PhD, University of Hull, United Kingdom

Research Interests

  • plasma surface engineering, thin films and coatings
  • micro/nanoscale mechanics & tribology, corrosion
  • N/MEMS device materials
  • biomaterials, nanomaterials & nanofabrication 

Professional Affiliations

  • PEO limited licence for Faculty

Selected Publications

  • Study on failure mechanisms of DLC coated Ti6Al4V and CoCr under cyclic high combined contact stress. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2016.
  • Investigation into mixed and hydrodynamic frictions of PEO coatings and cast iron. International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 2016
  • Preparation and characterization of highly flexible Al2O3/Al/Al2O3 hybrid composite. Journal of Nanomaterials. 2015
  • Galvanic corrosion property of contacts between carbon fibre clothes and typical metal alloys in an aggressive environment. Surface & Coatings Technology. 2013
  • Effect of coating thickness on thermal conductivities of alumina coatings and alumina/aluminium hybrid materials prepared by plasma electrolytic oxidation. Surface & Coatings Technology. 2012