John Allison

William F. Hosford Collegiate Professor

3018 H.H. Dow
T: (734) 615-5150




  1. Miao, J, Li, M, and Allison, J (2012). Microstructural Evolution During Heat Treatment of Super Vacuum Die Cast AZ 91,  Proceedings of Magnesium.

  2. Wang, J, Li, M, Ghaffari, B, Chen, L, Miao, J, and JA (2012). A Hybrid Kinetic Evolution Model for Mg17Al12 Precipitates in AZ91,  Proceedings of Magnesium 2012.

  3. Allison, J (2011). Integrated Computational Materials Engineering: A Perspective on Progress and Future Steps,  JOM:15.

  4. Huang, S, Li, D, Peng, Y, Drews, A, Hangas, J, Li M, and Allison J (2011). Strain-induced Texture Development in the Magnesium Alloy AZ31,  Advances in X-Ray Analysis.

  5. Allison, JE, Liu, B, Boyle, K, Hector, L, and McCune, R (2010). Integrated Computational Materials Engineering for Magnesium in Automotive Body Applications,  Magnesium Technology, Proceedings of 2010 TMS Symposia.

  6. Li, S, Xiong, S, Liu, B, Li, M, and Allison, J (2010). Numerical Simulation of Flow-Induced Air Entrapment Defects in the High Pressure Die Casting Process,  Magnesium Technology, Proceedings of 2010 TMS Symposia.

  7. Wang, J, Li, M, Allison, J, and Lee, PD (2010). Multiscale Modeling of the Influence of Fe Content in a Al–Si–Cu Alloy on the Size Distribution of Intermetallic Phases and Micropores,  Journal of Applied Physics, 107 (061804).

  8. Zhang, R, Li, M, and Allison, J (2010). Phase-field Study on the Influence of Solute Interactions on Solidification Processes in Multicomponent Alloys,  Computational Materials Science , 47:832–838.

  9. Allison, JE, Li, M, and Su, X (2009). Integrated Computational Materials Engineering,  ASM Handbook on Fundamentals of Modeling for Metals Processing, 22A:7-14.

  10. Song, J, Xiong, S, Li, M, and Allison, J (2009). In-Situ Observation of Tensile Deformation of High-Pressure Die-cast Specimens of AM50 Alloy,  Materials Science and Engineering: A, 520(1-2):197-201.

  11. Su, X, Lasecki, J, Jan, J, Engler-Pinto Jr. C, and Allison, J (2009). Residual Stress Analysis of Air–Quenched Engine Aluminum Cylinder Heads,  SAE International Journal of Engines , 1:1015-1019 .

  12. Wang, JS, Lee, PD, Hamilton, RW, Li, M, and Allison, JE (2009). The Kinetics of Fe-Rich Intermetallic Formation in Aluminium Alloys: In-Situ Observation,  Scripta Mat., 60(7):516-9.

  13. Chen, X, Su, X, Gustafson P, and Allison, J (2008). Numerical Analysis of Thermal Growth of Cast Aluminum Engine Components,  SAE Paper , 01(1419).

  14. Guo, Z, Xiong, S, Liu, B, Li M, and Allison, J (2008). Effect of Process Parameters, Casting Thickness, and Alloys on the Interfacial Heat-Transfer Coefficient in the High-Pressure Die-Casting Process,  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 39A.

  15. Pollock, TM, Allison, JE, Backman, DG, Boyce, MC, Gersh, M, Holm, EA, LeSar, R, Long, M, Powell, IV, AC, Schirra, JJ, Whitis, DD, and Woodward, C (2008). Integrated Computational Materials Engineering: A Transformational Discipline for Improved Competitiveness and National Security,  National Academies Press.

  16. Zhu, X, Jones, JW, and Allison, JE (2008). Effect of Frequency, Environment and Temperature on Fatigue Behavior of E319 Cast Aluminum Alloy: Small Crack Propagation,  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 39A:2666-2680.

  17. Zhu, X, Jones, JW, and Allison, JE (2008). Effect of Frequency, Environment and Temperature on Fatigue Behavior of E319 Cast Aluminum Alloy: Stress Controlled Fatigue Life Response,  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 39A:2681.

  18. Zhu, X, Jones, JW, and Allison, JE (2008). Fatigue Crack Propagation in E319 Cast Aluminum Alloy at Ultrasonic and Conventional Frequencies,  TMS 08 Collected Proceedings: Hael Mughrabi Honorary Symposium.

  19. Boileau, JM, Zindel, JW, Godlewski, LA, Allison JE, and Kofeldt, KA (2007). The Effect of Solidification Time and Solution Treatment Time on the Tensile Properties of a Cast 319-T7 Aluminum Alloy,  SAE Paper , 01(1224).

  20. Chadha, G, Allison JE, and Jones, JW (2007). The Role of Microstructure on Ductility of Die-Cast AM50 and AM60 Magnesium Alloys,  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 38A:286.

  21. Engler-Pinto Jr., CC, Lasecki, JV, Frisch R, and Allison, J (2007). Statistical Approaches Applied to Very High Cycle Fatigue,  Very High Cycle Fatigue (VHCF-4).

  22. Engler-Pinto Jr., CC, Su, X, Lasecki, JV, Chen X, and Allison, JE (2007). Thermo-mechanical Fatigue Analysis of Cast Aluminum Cylinder Heads,  Materials Science & Technology Proceedings.

  23. Saddock, ND, Suzuki, A, TerBush, JR, Jones, JW, Pollock, TM, Zindel, J, and Allison, JE (2007). Permanent Mold Casting and Creep Behavior of Mg-4Al-4X: (Ca, Ce, La, Sr) Alloys,  SAE Paper, 01(1027).

  24. Shyam, A, Allison, JE, Szczepanski, CJ, Pollock TM, and Jones, JW (2007). Small fatigue crack growth in metallic materials: A model and its application to engineering alloys,  Acta Materialia, 55(19):6606-6616.

  25. Yi, J, Zhu, X, Jones, J, and Allison, J (2007). A Probabilistic Model of Fatigue Strength Controlled by Porosity Population in a 319-Type Cast Aluminum Alloy: Part II. Monte-Carlo Simulation,  Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, 38A:1123.

  26. Zhu, X, Yi, JZ, Jones JW, and Allison, JE (2007). Effect of Frequency and Environment on Room Temperature Fatigue Performance of E319 Cast Aluminum Alloy,  Very High Cycle Fatigue (VHCF-4).

  27. Engler-Pinto Jr., CC, Frisch Sr., RJ, Lasecki, JV, Allison, JE, Zhu, X, and Jones, JW (2006). High Cycle Fatigue of Cast Aluminum Alloys at Ultrasonic Frequency,  SAE Paper , 0540.

  28. Godlewski, LA, Su, X, Allison, JE, Gustafson P, and Pollock, T (2006). A Test Method for Quantifying Residual Stress Due to Heat Treatment in Metals,  SAE Paper, 01(0139).

  29. Hines, JA, McCune, RC, Allison, JE, Powell, BR, Ouimet, LJ, Miller, WL, Beals, R, Kopka L, and Ried, PP (2006).The USAMP Magnesium Powertrain Cast Components Project,  SAE Paper, 01(0522).

  30. JA, DB, and LC (2006). Integrated Computational Materials Engineering: A New Paradigm for the Global Materials Profession,  JOM:25-27.

  31. JA, ML, CW, and XS (2006). Virtual Aluminum Castings: An Industrial Application of ICME,  JOM:28-35.

  32. Lasecki, J, Su X, and Allison, JE (2006). Development of Experimental Methods to Validate Residual Stress Models for Cast Aluminum Components,  SAE Paper , 01(0324).