Publications, etc.- M. B. Prime

- 38 Journal publications, 1 patent, ~90 conference and other publications, 2 journal special issue editorship
- Google Scholar citation profile
- 2001 paper is most cited of 1000+ papers published since 1995 in Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology.

- 4 plenary keynote talks, 1 keynote for a major “track” in conference, 20+ invited talks in 13 countries.

Jump to: | Dynamic Behavior of Materials | Residual Stress | Vibrations and Structural Health Monitoring |

- Prime MB, Buttler WT, Buechler MA, Denissen NA, Kenamond MA, Mariam FG, Martinez JI, Oro DM, Schmidt DW, Stone JB, Tupa D, Vogan-McNeil W (2017) Estimation of Metal Strength at Very High Rates Using Free-Surface Richtmyer-Meshkov Instabilities.
*Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials*.,**3,**189-202. doi:10.1007/s40870-017-0103-9. preprint (pdf) - Jensen, B. J., Cherne, F. J., Prime, M. B., Fezzaa, K., Iverson, A. J., Carlson, C. A., Yeager, J. D., Ramos, K. J., Hooks, D. E., Cooley, J. C., and Dimonte, G., 2015, "Jet formation in cerium metal to examine material strength,"
*J. Appl. Phys.*,**118**(19), p. 195903. preprint (pdf) - Prime, M. B., Buttler, W. T., Sjue, S. K., Jensen, B. J., Mariam, F. G., OrÃ³, D. M., Pack, C. L., Stone, J. B., Tupa, D., and Vogan-McNeil, W., 2016, "Using Richtmyerâ€“Meshkov Instabilities to Estimate Metal Strength at Very High Rates," Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1, B. Song, L. Lamberson, D. Casem, and J. Kimberley, eds., Springer International Publishing, pp. 191-197. preprint (pdf)
- M B Prime, D E Vaughan, D L Preston, W T Buttler, S R Chen, D M Oro, C Pack, 2014, “Using growth and arrest of Richtmyer-Meshkov instabilities and Lagrangian simulations to study high-rate material strength,”
*J. Phys.: Conf. Ser.***500**112051. (free pdf from publisher) - C.M. Cady, C.D. Adams, L.M. Hull, G.T. Gray III, M.B. Prime, F.L. Addessio, T.A. Wynn, P.A. Papin and E.N. Brown, 2012, “Characterization of Shocked Beryllium,”
*EPJ Web of Conferences*,**26**, p. 01009. http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/epjconf/20122601009 - Prime, M. B., Chen, S.R., and Adams, C., 2012, "Advanced plasticity models applied to recent shock data on beryllium," AIP Conference Proceedings,
**1426**(1), pp. 1035-1038. doi: 10.1063/1.3686455. (free pdf from publisher) (LA-UR-11-4507) - R. L. Martineau, M. B. Prime, and T. Duffey, “Penetration of HSLA-100
Steel with Tungsten Carbide Spheres at Striking Velocities Between 0.8 and
2.5 km/sec,”
*International Journal of Impact Engineering*,**30**(5), 505-520. 2004. (LA-UR-03-0760) preprint (pdf) - M.B. Prime, R.L. Martineau, C. Necker, "Damage Initialization for Modeling of Dynamic Shear Banding," 1999 ASME Mechanics & Materials Conference, June 27-30, 1999, Blacksburg, Virginia. (LA-UR-99-3435). (pdf of presentation)

contour, crack compliance, x-ray and neutron diffraction, finite element modeling

- Prime, M. B., 2017, "Amplified effect of mild plastic anisotropy on residual stress and strain anisotropy," International Journal of Solids and Structures,
**118-119**, pp. 70-77. preprint (pdf) - Muransky, O., Hamelin, C. J., Hosseinzadeh, F., and Prime, M. B., 2017, "Evaluation of a self-equilibrium cutting strategy for the contour method of residual stress measurement,"
*I. J. of Pressure Vessels and Piping*, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpvp.2017.04.002. preprint (pdf) - Muransky, O., Hamelin, C. J., Hosseinzadeh, F., and Prime, M. B., 2016, "Mitigating cutting-induced plasticity in the contour method. Part 2: Numerical analysis,"
*I. J. of Solids and Structures*, 94-95, pp. 254-262. preprint (pdf) - Olson, M. D., DeWald, A. T., Prime, M. B., and Hill, M. R., 2015, "Estimation of Uncertainty for Contour Method Residual Stress Measurements," Experimental Mechanics,
**55**(3), 577-585. DOI: 10.1007/s11340-014-9971-2. preprint (pdf) - Prime, M. B., and Steinzig, M. L., 2014, "Beyond the Streetlight Effect: A United Future for Relaxation and Diffraction Methods for Residual Stress Measurement,"
*Advanced Materials Research*,**996**, pp. 234-242. Free at publisher's website. - Prime, M. B., DeWald, A. T., Hill, M. R., Clausen, B., and Tran, M., 2014, "Forensic Determination of Residual Stresses and K
_{I}from Fracture Surface Mismatch,"*Engineering Fracture Mechanics*.,**116**, pp. 158-171. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-13-26285) - Kerr, M., Prime, M. B., Swenson, H., Buechler, M. A., Steinzig, M., Clausen, B., and Sisneros, T., 2013, "Residual Stress Characterization in a Dissimilar Metal Weld Nuclear Reactor Piping System Mock Up,"
*Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology*,**135**(4), pp. 041205-041205. preprint (pdf). - Aydiner, C. C., and Prime, M. B., 2013, "Three-Dimensional Constraint Effects on the Slitting Method for Measuring Residual Stress,"
*Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology*,**135**, pp. 031006-031001. DOI: 10.1115/1.4023849. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-11-05295) - Brown DW, Holden TM, Clausen B, Prime MB, Sisneros TA, Swenson H, Vaja J, 2011, "Critical Comparison of Two Independent Measurements of Residual Stress in an Electron-Beam Welded Uranium Cylinder: Neutron Diffraction and the Contour Method,"
*Acta Materialia***59**(3):864-873. doi:10.1016/j.actamat.2010.09.022. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-10-02380). - Pagliaro, P., Prime, M. B., Robinson, J. S., Clausen, B., Swenson, H., Steinzig, M., and Zuccarello, B., 2011, "Measuring Inaccessible Residual Stresses Using Multiple Methods and Superposition," Experimental Mechanics,
**51**(7):1123-1134, doi:10.1007/s11340-010-9424-5. pdf of paper (LA-UR-10-02450) - Prime, M. B., “Plasticity Effects in Incremental Slitting Measurement of Residual Stresses,”
*Engineering Fracture Mechanics*,**77**(10), pp. 1552-1566, 2010. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-09-7958) - Pagliaro, P., Prime, M. B., Swenson, H., and Zuccarello, B., "Measuring Multiple Residual-Stress Components Using the Contour Method and Multiple Cuts,"
*Experimental Mechanics*,**50**(2), pp. 187-194, 2010. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-09-01120). - Pagliaro, P., Prime, M. B., Clausen, B., Lovato, M. L., and Zuccarello, B., "Known Residual Stress Specimens Using Opposed Indentation,"
*J. of Engineering Materials and Technology*,**131**, 031002, 2009. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-08-04000). - R.S. Lillard, D.G. Kolman, M.A. Hill, M.B. Prime, D.K. Veirs, L.A. Worl, and P. Zapp, “Assessment of Corrosion-Based Failure in Stainless Steel Containers Used for the Long-Term Storage of Plutonium-Based Salts,”
*Corrosion***65**(3), 175-186, 2009. preprint (pdf), (LA-UR-07-8226). - W. Woo, H. Choo, M. B. Prime, Z. Feng, and B. Clausen, “Microstructure, texture and residual stress in a friction-stir-processed AZ31B magnesium alloy,”
*Acta Materialia*,**56**(8), 1701-1711, 2008. preprint (pdf), DOI link. (LA-UR-08-0012). -
M. B. Prime, “Editorial for Special Issue on Residual Stress in Fatigue & Fracture,” *Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures*,**30**, 172-172, 2007. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-07-041) - G. S. Schajer and M. B. Prime, “Residual Stress Solution Extrapolation for the Slitting Method using Equilibrium Constraints,”
*Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology*,**129**(2), 227-232, 2007. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-06-2946) - Prime, M. B., Gnäupel-Herold, T., Baumann, J. A., Lederich, R. J., Bowden, D. M., Sebring, R.J., “Residual Stress Measurements in a Thick, Dissimilar Aluminum Alloy Friction Stir Weld,”
*Acta Materialia*,**54**(15), 4013-4021, 2006. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-06-0512) - Schajer, G. S., and Prime, M. B., 2006, "Use of Inverse Solutions for Residual Stress Measurements,"
*Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology*,**128**(3), 375-382. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-04-5890) - Prime, M. B., and Hill, M. R., 2006, "Uncertainty, Model Error, and Order Selection for Series-Expanded, Residual-Stress Inverse Solutions,"
*Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology*,**128**(2), pp. 175-185. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-05-2597) - Rangaswamy, P., Griffith, M. L., Prime, M. B., Holden, T. M., Rogge, R. B., Edwards, J. M., and Sebring, R. J., "Residual Stresses in Lens (R) Components Using Neutron Diffraction and Contour Method," Materials Science and Engineering A, 399(1-2), pp. 72-83, 2005. preprint (pdf) . (LA-UR-03-3105)
- M.B. Prime and M.R. Hill, 2004, "Measurement of Fiber-Scale Residual Stress
Variation in a Metal-Matrix Composite,"
*Journal of Composite Materials*,**38**(23), pp. 2079-2095. preprint (pdf) . (LA-UR-03-4452) - M. B. Prime, R. J. Sebring, J. M. Edwards, D. J. Hughes, P. J. Webster,
"Laser Surface-Contouring and Spline Data-Smoothing for Residual Stress Measurement,"
*Experimental Mechanics*,**44**(2), pp. 176-184, April 2004. (LA-UR-02-7241) preprint (pdf) - J. Kelleher, M.B. Prime, D. Buttle, P.M. Mummery, P.J. Webster, J. Shackleton,
P.J. Withers, "The Measurement of Residual Stress in Railway Rails by Diffraction
and Other Methods,"
*Journal of Neutron Research*,**11**(4), 187-193, 2003. (LA-UR-03-7128) preprint (pdf) - R. L. Martineau, M. B. Prime, and T. Duffey, “Penetration of HSLA-100
Steel with Tungsten Carbide Spheres at Striking Velocities Between 0.8 and
2.5 km/sec,”
*International Journal of Impact Engineering*,**30**(5), 505-520. 2004. (LA-UR-03-0760) preprint (pdf) - P. Rangaswamy, I. J. Beyerlein, M. A. M. Bourke, M. B. Prime, A. K. Saigal
and T. O. Williams, “Residual stresses in continuous-tungsten-fibre-reinforced
Kanthal-matrix composites,”
*Philosophical Magazine*,**83**(19), 2267-2292, 2003. preprint (pdf) - M. B. Prime, M. A. Newborn, J. A. Balog, “Quenching and Cold-Work
Residual Stresses in Aluminum Hand Forgings: Contour Method Measurement and
FEM Prediction,”
*Materials Science Forum*,**426-432**, 435-440, 2003. (LA-UR-03-0585) preprint (pdf) - C. C. Aydiner, E. Üstündag, M. B. Prime and A. Peker, "Modeling
and Measurement of Residual Stresses in Bulk Metallic Glass Plate,"
*Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids*,**316**, pp. 82-95, 2003. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-02-1361) - M. B. Prime, R. L. Martineau, "Mapping Residual Stresses After Foreign Object
Damage Using The Contour Method,"
*Materials Science Forum*,**Vols. 404-407**, pp. 521-526, 2002. (LA-UR-02-0556) preprint (pdf) - C. C. Aydiner, E. Üstündag, M. B. Prime and A. Peker, "Residual
Stresses in Bulk Metallic Glasses – II: Measurement,"
*Materials Science Forum*,**Vols. 404-407**, pp. 257-262, 2002. - M. B. Prime and M. R. Hill, "Residual Stress, Stress Relief, and Inhomogeneity
in Aluminum Plate,"
*Scripta Materialia*,**46**, pp. 77-82, 2002. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-01-4723) - M. B. Prime, "Cross-Sectional Mapping of Residual Stresses by Measuring
the Surface Contour After a Cut,"
*J. Engineering Materials and Technology*,**123**, 162-168, 2001. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-00-205) - M. B. Prime, V. C. Prantil, P. Rangaswamy and F. P. Garcia, "Residual Stress
Measurement and Prediction in a Hardened Steel Ring,"
*Materials Science Forum*,**Vols. 347-349**, 223-228, 2000. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-99-5103) - M. B. Prime, "Residual Stress Measurement by Successive Extension of a Slot:
The Crack Compliance Method,"
*Applied Mechanics Reviews*,**52**(2), 75-96, 1999. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-98-3757) - M. B. Prime, "Measuring Residual Stress and the Resulting Stress Intensity
Factor in Compact Tension Specimens,"
*Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures*,**22**(3), 195-204, 1999. abstract preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-98-0782) - P. Rangaswamy, M. B. Prime, M. Daymond, M. A. M. Bourke, B. Clausen, H.
Choo, N. Jayaraman, "Comparison of Residual Strains Measured by X-ray and
Neutron Diffraction in a Titanium (Ti-6Al-4V) Matrix Composite,"
*Materials Science & Engineering*,**A259**, 209-219, 1999. abstract (LA-UR-98-2817) - M.B. Prime and I. Finnie, "Surface Strains due to Face Loading of a Slot
in a Layered Half-Space,"
*J. Engineering Materials and Technology*,**118**, 410-418, 1996. abstract (LA-UR-95-2876) preprint (pdf) - M. Gremaud, W. Cheng, I. Finnie, and M.B. Prime, "The Compliance Method
for Measurement of Near Surface Residual Stresses - Analytical Background,"
*J. Engineering Materials and Technology*,**116**, 550-555, 1994. - W. Cheng, I. Finnie, M. Gremaud, and M.B. Prime, "Measurement of Near Surface
Residual Stresses Using Electrical Discharge Wire Machining,"
*J. Engineering Materials and Technology*,**116**, 1-7, 1994.

- Prime, M. B., 2018, "The Two-Way Relationship Between Residual Stress and Fatigue/Fracture," Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 7: Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, J. Carroll, S. Xia, A. M. Beese, R. B. Berke, and G. J. Pataky, eds., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, pp. 19-23. preprint (pdf)
- Merson, J. S., Prime, M. B., Lovato, M. L., and Liu, C., 2016, "In-Situ DIC and Strain Gauges to Isolate the Deficiencies in a Model for Indentation Including Anisotropic Plasticity," Residual Stress, Thermomechanics & Infrared Imaging, Hybrid Techniques and Inverse Problems, Volume 9, S. Bossuyt, G. Schajer, and A. Carpinteri, eds., Springer International Publishing, pp. 183-197. preprint(pdf).
- Prime, M. B., and Crane, D. L., 2014, "Slitting Method Measurement of Residual Stress Profiles, Including Stress Discontinuities, in Layered Specimens," Residual Stress, Thermomechanics & Infrared Imaging, Hybrid Techniques and Inverse Problems, Volume 8, Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, M. Rossi, M. Sasso, N. Connesson, R. Singh, A. DeWald, D. Backman, and P. Gloeckner, eds., Springer International Publishing, pp. 93-102. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-13-21481)
- Prime, M. B., 2013, "Anisotropic and Pressure-Dependent Plasticity Modeling for Residual Stress Prediction," Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Volume 4, Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, C. E. Ventura, W. C. Crone, and C. Furlong, eds., Springer New York, pp. 415-427. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-12-01000)
- Prime, M. B., 2011, "Contour Method Advanced Applications: Hoop Stresses in Cylinders and Discontinuities," Engineering Applications of Residual Stress, Volume 8, T. Proulx, ed., Springer New York, pp. 13-28. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-0225-1_2.preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-11-1310)
- M. B. Prime and A. L. Kastengren, 2010,"The Contour Method Cutting Assumption: Error Minimization and Correction" Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Volume 6, T. Proulx, ed., Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series, Springer New York, pp. 233-250. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-9792-0_40. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-10-1605)
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**Keynote**) M. B. Prime, "The Contour Method: A New Approach in Experimental Mechanics"*Proceedings of the SEM Annual Conference,*June 1-4, 2009, Albuquerque, NM, USA, paper number 156. (LA-UR-09-1497). preprint (pdf) -
P. Pagliaro, M.B. Prime, B. Zuccarello, "
**Multiple Stress Components**From Multiple Cuts For the Contour Method", Proceedings of the XXXV AIAS Conference, Universita' Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy, September 13-16, 2006, Associazione Italiana per l'Analisi delle Sollecitazioni.(LA-UR-06-5610) preprint (pdf) - M.B. Prime, T.J. Lienert, W.L. Stellwag, “Residual Stress Measurement in
**Friction Stir Welded Ti-6Al-4V**,” Fabtech International and AWS Welding Show 2005, November 13–16, 2005, Chicago, Illinois. (LA-UR-05-8693). preprint (pdf) - M. B. Prime, R. J. Sebring, J. M. Edwards J. A. Baumann, R. J.
Lederich, "Contour-Method Determination of Parent-Part Residual Stresses
Using a Partially Relaxed FSW Test Specimen,"
*Proc. of the 2004 SEM X Int. Congress & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics*, June 7-10, 2004, Costa Mesa, CA, paper number 144 (CD-ROM proceedings). preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-04-2131) - M.B. Prime, M.R. Hill, A. T. DeWald, R. J. Sebring, V.R. Dave,
M.J. Cola, “Residual Stress Mapping in Welds Using the Contour Method,”
*Trends in Welding Research, Proc. of the 6th Int. Conf., 15-19 April 2002, Pine Mountain, GA*, eds.: S. A. David et al., ASM International, 2003, pp. 891-896. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-02-1071) - M. B. Prime, D. J. Hughes, P. J. Webster, "Weld Application of
a New Method for Cross-Sectional Residual Stress Mapping,"
*Proc. 2001 SEM Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics*, June 4-6, Portland, Oregon, 608-611. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-01-1244) - P. Rangaswamy, H. Choo, M. B. Prime, et al., "High Temperature Stress Assessment in SCS-6/Ti-6Al-4V Composite using Neutron Diffraction and Finite Element Modeling," THERMEC 2000, December 4-8, 2000, Las Vegas. preprint (pdf) (LA-UR-00-5277)
- M. B. Prime, "The Contour Method: Simple 2-D Mapping of Residual
Stresses,"
*Proc. 6th Int. Conf. on Residual Stresses*, Oxford, U.K., July 10-12, 2000,**1**, 617-624. **(Invited)**M.B. Prime, P. Rangaswamy, and M.A.M. Bourke, "Measuring Spatial Variation of Residual Stresses in a MMC Using Crack Compliance,"*Proc. 7th Int. Conf. on Composites Engineering*, July 2-8, 2000 Denver, Colorado, Editor: D. Hui, pp. 711-712. preprint (pdf) . (LA-UR-00-2084)- M. B. Prime, L. A. Jacobson, and M. A. Pacheco, "Residual Stresses
Measured Before and After Stress Relief in Rolled Aluminum Plate,"
*Book of Abstracts, 1999 ASME Mechanics & Materials Conf.*, June 27-30, Blacksburg, VA, 241-242. preprint (pdf). (LA-UR-99-3288) **(Invited)**M. B. Prime, P. Rangaswamy, M. R. Daymond, and T. G. Abeln, "Several Methods Applied to Measuring Residual Stress in a Known Specimen,"*Proc. SEM Spring Conf. on Experimental & Applied Mechanics*, Houston, Texas, June 1-3, 1998, pp. 497-499. 101K pdf. (LA-UR-98-0904)- M.B. Prime and Ch. Hellwig, "Residual Stresses in a Bi-Material
Laser Clad Measured Using Compliance,"
*The Fifth Int. Conf. on Residual Stresses*, T. Ericsson et al., Eds.,**1**, 127-132, 1997. abstract download 194K pdf file (LA-UR-97-1495) - M. Gremaud, W. Cheng, M. Prime, and I. Finnie, "Measurement of
Residual Stresses in Laser Treated Layers Using the Crack Compliance
Method,"
*Proc. Int. Conf. on Laser Advanced Materials Processing*, eds.: A. Matasunawa and S. Katayama, 713-718, 1992.

- S. W. Doebling, C. R. Farrar, and M. B. Prime, "Summary Review
of Vibration-Based Damage Identification Methods,"
*The Shock and Vibration Digest*,**30**, 91-105, March 1998. pdf file (LA-UR-98-0375)

- M.B. Prime and D.W. Shevitz, "Linear and Nonlinear
methods for Detecting Cracks in Beams,"
*Proc. of the 14th Int. Modal Analysis Conf.*, Dearborn, Michigan, February 1996, 1437-1443. abstract download 396K pdf file (LA-UR-95-4008) - Farrar, C.R., Cornwell, P.J., Doebling, S.W., Prime, M.B., et al., "Structural Health Monitoring Studies of the Alamosa Canyon and I-40 Bridges," Los Alamos National Laboratory Report LA-13635-MS, July 2000. pdf file
- S.W. Doebling, C.R. Farrar, M.B. Prime, and D.W. Shevitz, "Damage
Identification and Health Monitoring of Structural and Mechanical Systems
from Changes in Their Vibration Characteristics: A Literature Review," Los
Alamos National Laboratory Report LA-13070-MS, May 1996.

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