Ashwin Shahani

Assistant Professor

2034 H.H. Dow

T: (734) 764-5648




  1. Han, I, Xiao, X, Sun, H, and Shahani, A (2019). A Side-By-Side Comparison of the Solidification Dynamics of Quasicrystalline and Approximant Phases in the Al-Co-Ni SystemACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA A-FOUNDATION AND ADVANCES, 75:281–296.

  2. Moniri, S and Shahani, A (2019). Chemical Modification of Degenerate Eutectics: A Review of Recent Advances and Current IssuesJOURNAL OF MATERIALS RESEARCH, 34(1):20–34.

  3. Moniri, S, Xiao, X, and Shahani, A (2019). The Mechanism of Eutectic Modification by Trace ImpuritiesSCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9:3381.

  4. Senabulya, N, Xiao, X, Han, I, and Shahani, A (2018). On the Kinetic and Equilibrium Shapes of Icosahedral Al-Pd-Mn QuasicrystalsSCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 146:218–221.

  5. Zhou, J, Taylor, M, Melinte, G, Shahani, A, Dharmawardhana, C, Heinz, H, Voorhees, P, Perepezko, J, Bustillo, K, Ercius, P, and Miao, J (2018). Quantitative Characterization of High Temperature Oxidation Using Electron Tomography and Energy-Dispersive X-Ray SpectroscopySCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8:10239.

  6. Han, I, Xiao, X, and Shahani, A (2017). Probing the Growth and Melting Pathways of a Decagonal Quasicrystal in Real-TimeSCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7:17407.

  7. Shahani, AJ and Voorhees, PW (2016). Twin-Mediated Crystal GrowthJournal Of Materials Research, 31(19):2936-2947.

  8. Shahani, AJ, Gulsoy, EB, Poulsen, SO, Xiao, X, and Voorhees, PW (2016). Twin-Mediated Crystal Growth: An Enigma ResolvedScientific Reports, 6.

  9. Shahani, AJ, Xiao, X, and Voorhees, PW (2016). The Mechanism of Eutectic Growth in Highly Anisotropic MaterialsNature Communications, 7.

  10. Shahani, AJ, Xiao, X, Skinner, K, Peters, M, and Voorhees, PW (2016). Ostwald Ripening of Faceted Si Particles in An Al-Si-Cu MeltMaterials Science And Engineering A-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing, 673:307-320.

  11. Weatherup, RS, Shahani, AJ, Wang, Z, Mingard, K, Pollard, AJ, Willinger, M, Schloegl, R, Voorhees, PW, and Hofmann, S (2016). In Situ Graphene Growth Dynamics on Polycrystalline Catalyst FoilsNano Letters, 16(10):6196-6206.

  12. Gibbs, JW, Mohan, KA, Gulsoy, EB, Shahani, AJ, Xiao, X, Bouman, CA, De Graef, M, and Voorhees, PW (2015). The Three-Dimensional Morphology of Growing DendritesScientific Reports, 5.

  13. Shahani, AJ, Gulsoy, EB, Roussochatzakis, VJ, Gibbs, JW, Fife, JL, and Voorhees, PW (2015). The Dynamics of Coarsening in Highly Anisotropic Systems: Si Particles in Al-Si LiquidsActa Materialia, 97:325-337.

  14. Gulsoy, EB, Shahani, AJ, Gibbs, JW, Fife, JL, and Voorhees, PW (2014). Four-Dimensional Morphological Evolution of an Aluminum Silicon Alloy Using Propagation-Based Phase Contrast X-ray Tomographic MicroscopyMaterials Transactions, 55(1):161-164.

  15. Shahani, AJ, Gulsoy, EB, Gibbs, JW, Fife, JL, and Voorhees, PW (2014). Integrated Approach to the Data Processing Of Four-Dimensional Datasets from Phase-Contrast X-Ray TomographyOptics Express, 22(20):24606-24621.

  16. Shahani, AJ, Wu, J, Wu, L, Wang, Q, and Zhou, X (2011). Morphological Transformations and Electrochemical Properties of Hydrothermally Synthesized MnO2 NanostructuresIn: Solid State Ionic Devices 8 - Nemca, ed. by Wachsman, ED and Bock, C and Hunter, G and Traversa, E, vol. 33(40), pp. 185-193, Electrochem Soc (ECS); Luminescence & Display Mat (LDM); Sensor; Corrosion; High Temp Mat; Energy Technol; Battery; Phys & Analyt Electrochem; New Technol Subcomm. ECS Transactions (ISBN: 978-1-60768-250-9).