Publications – Janine Pfetzing – Micklich



J. Pfetzing-Micklich, F. Fox, P. Thome, E.P. George, G. Eggeler, Increasing the friction stress decreases the size dependence of strength in a family of face-centered cubic high- and medium-entropy alloy micropillars, Mater Sci Eng A 885 (2023) 145548.


V. Khalili, C. Sengstock, Y. Kalchev, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, J. Frenzel, Jan, Exploring MgO/HA ceramic nano-composites for biodegradable implants: Exploring biological properties and micromechanics, Surf. Coat. Techn. 445 (2022) DOI10.1016/j.surfcoat.2022.128730


P. Li, X.G. Wang, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, C. Somsen, G. Eggeler, Effect of Aspect Ratio on the Deformation Behavior of Dislocation-Free Ni3Al Nanocubes, Nanomaterials 10 (2020) DOI10.3390/nano10112230

L. Zhao, J.J. Zhang, J. Pfetzing, M. Alam, A. Hartmaier, Depth-sensing ductile and brittle deformation in 3C-SiC under Berkovich nanoindentation, Materials & Design 197 (2021) DOI10.1016/j.matdes.2020.109223

D. Naujoks, M. Schneider, S. Salomon, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, A.P.A. Subramanyam, T. Hammerschmidt, R. Drautz, J.Frenzel, A. Kostka, G. Eggeler, G. Laplanche, A. Ludwig, Experimental and Theoretical Investigation on Phase Formation and Mechanical Properties in Cr-Co-Ni Alloys Processed Using a Novel Thin-Film Quenching Technique, ACS Combi. Sci. 22 (2020) 232-247.

A. Savan, T. Allermann,  X. Wang, D. Grochla, L. Banko, Y. Kalchev, A. Kostka, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, A. Ludwig, Structure Zone Investigation of Multiple Principle Element Alloy Thin Films as Optimization for Nanoindentation Measurements, Materials 13, DOI10.3390/ma13092113


L. Banko, S. Ries, D. Grochla, M. Arghavani, S. Salomon, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, A. Kostka, D. Rogalla, J. Schulze, P. Awakowicz,  A. Ludwig, Effects of the Ion to Growth Flux Ratio on the Constitution and Mechanical Properties of Cr1-x-Al-x-N Thin Films, ASC Combi. Sci. 21 (2019) 782-793.

A. Asabre, A. Kostka, O. Stryzhyboroda, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, U. Hecht, G. Laplanche, Effect of Al, Ti and C additions on Widmanstätten microstructure and mechanical properties of cast Al0. 6CoCrFeNi compositionally complex alloys, Materials & Design (2019) 108201.

X.W. Liu, G. Laplanche, A. Kostka, S.G. Fries, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Liu, E.P. George, Columnar to equiaxed transition and grain refinement of cast CrCoNi medium-entropy alloy by microalloying with titanium and carbon, J. Alloy Compd. 775 (2019) 1068-1076.


G. Laplanche, N. Wieczorek, F. Fox, S. Berglund, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, K. Kishida, H. Inui, G. Eggeler: On the influence of crystallography and dendritic microstructure on micro shear behavior of single crystal Ni-based superalloys, Acta Mater 160 (2018) 173-184.

S. Medghalchi, V. Jamebozorgi, A. B. Krishnan, S. Vincent, S. Salomon, A. Parsa, J. Pfetzing, A. Kostka, Y. Li, G. Eggeler, T. Li, Multiscale characterization of microstructure in the near-surface regions of a 16MnCr5 gear wheel after cyclic loading, invited paper in JOM, (2018)

D. Grochla, L. Banko, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, H. Behm, R. Dahlmann, A. Ludwig: Si micro-cantilever sensor chips for space-resolved stress measurements in physical and plasma-enhanced chemical vapour deposition, Sensors and Actuators 270 (2018) 271-277.


D. Naujoks, Y.M. Eggeler, P. Hallenleben, J. Frenzel, S.G. Fries, M. Palumbo, J. Kossmann, T. Hammerschmidt, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Eggeler, E. Spiecker, R. Drautz, A. Ludwig: Identification of a ternary µ-phase in the Co-Ti-W system – An advanced correlative thin-film and bulk combinatorial materials investigation, Acta Mater 138 (2017) 100-110.


N. Wieczorek, G. Laplanche, J.-K. Heyer, A.B. Parsa, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Eggeler: Assessment of strain hardening in copper single crystals using in situ SEM microshear experiments, Acta Mater. 113 (2016) 320-334.

P. J. S. Buenconsejo, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, M. Paulus, C. Sternemann, A. Ludwig: Composition-structure-property relations in Au35-68Cu49-15Al16-17 shape memory thin films, Shap. Mem. Superelasticity (2016) doi:10.1007/s40830-016-0055-2


S. Thienhaus, D. Naujoks, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, D. König, A. Ludwig: Rapid Identification of Areas of Interest in Thin Film Materials Libraries by Combining Electrical, Optical, X-ray Diffraction, and Mechanical High-Throughput Measurements: A Case Study for the System Ni-Al, ACS Combi. Sci. 16 (2014) 686-694.

A.H. Zinn, S. Borhani-Haghighi, E. Ventosa, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, N. Wieczorek, W. Schuhmann, A. Ludwig: Mechanical properties of SiLix thin films at different stages of electrochemical Li insertion, Phys. Status Solidi A 211 (2014) 2650-2656.

G. Laplanche, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Eggeler, Sudden stress-induced transformation events during nanoindentation of NiTi shape memory alloys, Acta Mater. 78 (2014) 144-160.

V.S. Dang, M. Banerjee, H.Z. Zhu, N.B. Srinivasan, H. Parala, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, A. Wieck, A. Devi: Investigation of Optical, Electrical, and Mechanical Properties of MOCVD-grown ZrO2 Films, Chem. Vapor Depos. 20 (2014) 320-327.

X.M. Wang, W. Cao, C.H. Deng, H. Liu, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, Z.F. Yue: The effect of notches on the fatigue behavior in NiTi shape memory alloys, Mater. Sci. Eng. A 610 (2014) 188-196.

A. Janghorban, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, J. Frenzel, A. Ludwig: Investigation of the Thin-Film Phase Diagram of the Cr-Ni-Re System by High-Throughput Experimentation, Adv. Eng. Mater. 16 (2014) 588-593.

G. Laplanche, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Eggeler: Orientation dependence of stress-induced martensite formation during nanoindentation in NiTi shape memory alloys, Acta Mater. 68 (2014) 19-31.

J. Pfetzing-Micklich, N. Wieczorek, T. Simon, B. Maass, G. Eggeler: Direct microstructural evidence for the stress induced formation of martensite during nanoindentation of NiTi, Mater. Sci. Eng. A 591 (2014) 33-37.

D. König, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, J. Frenzel, A. Ludwig: Investigation of ternary subsystems of superalloys by thin-film combinatorial synthesis and high-throughput analysis EUROSUPERALLOYS (2014), DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/20141418002.

J.K. Heyer, S. Brinckmann, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, G. Eggeler: Microshear deformation of gold single crystals, Acta Mater. 62 (2014) 225-238.


M. Rahim, J. Frenzel, M. Frotscher, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, R. Steegmuller, M. Wohlschlogel, H. Mughrabi, G. Eggeler: Impurity levels and fatigue lives of pseudoelastic NiTi shape memory alloys, Acta Mater. 61 (2013) 3667-3686.

J. Pfetzing-Micklich, C. Somsen, A. Dlouhy, C. Begau, A. Hartmaier, M.F.-X.Wagner, G. Eggeler: On the crystallographic anisotropy of nanoindentation in pseudoelastic NiTi, Acta Mater. 61 (2013) 602-616.


J. Pfetzing-Micklich, R. Ghisleni, T. Simona, C. Somsen, J. Michler, G. Eggeler: Orientation dependence of stress-induced phase transformation and dislocation plasticity in NiTi shape memory alloys on the micro scale Mater. Sci. Eng. A 538 (2012) 265-271.

D. König, P.J.S. Buenconsejo, D. Grochla, S. Hamann, J. Pfetzing-Micklich, A. Ludwig: Thickness-dependence of the B2–B19 martensitic transformation in nanoscale shape memory alloy thin films: Zero-hysteresis in 75 nm thick Ti51Ni38Cu11 thin films, Acta Mater. 60 (2012) 306-313.


J. Pfetzing-Micklich, S. Brinckmann, S. R. Dey, F. Otto, A. Hartmaier, G. Eggeler: Micro-Shear Deformation of Pure Copper, Materialwiss. u. Werkstofft 42 (2011), 219-223.


J. Pfetzing-Micklich, M. Frotscher: Metalle erinnern sich – Sonderforschungsbereich zur Formgedächtnistechnik, Werkstoffe in der Fertigung 6 (2010) 6-8.

J. Pfetzing-Micklich, M. F.-X. Wagner, R. Zarnetta, J. Frenzel, G. Eggeler, A.E. Markaki, J. Wheeler, T.W. Clyne: Nanoindentation of a pseudoelastic NiTiFe shape memory alloy. Adv. Eng. Mater. 12 (2010) 13-19.

S.P. Brookes, H.-J. Kühn, B. Skrotzki, H. Klingelhöffer, R. Sievert, J. Pfetzing, D. Peter, G. Eggeler, Axial-torsional thermomechanical fatigue of a near-γ TiAl alloy, Mater. Sci. Eng., A527 (2010) 3829-3839.


J. Pfetzing, M.F.-X. Wagner, T. Simon, A. Schaefer, Ch. Somsen, G. Eggeler: TEM investigation of the microstructural evolution during nanoindentation of NiTi. Proc. of ESOMAT 2009, P. Sittner, V. Paidar, L. Heller, H. Seiner (Eds.), E D P Sciences (2009) DOI: 10.1051/esomat/200906027.

J. Pfetzing, A. Schaefer, Ch. Somsen, M. F.X. Wagner: Nanoindentation of pseudoelastic NiTi shape memory alloys: Thermomechanical and microstructural aspects. Int. J. Mater. Res. 100 (2009) 936-942.

J. Pfetzing, M. F.-X. Wagner, J. Frenzel, Ch. Somsen, G. Eggeler: Thermomechanical constraints on pseudoelasticity during nanoindentation of binary and ternary NiTi(Fe) alloys. Proc. of ICOMAT-08, G.B:Olson, D.S.Liebermann, A. Saxena (Eds.), TMS (2009) 639-644.

H. Zheng, J. Pfetzing, J. Frenzel, G. Eggeler: Nanoindentation of Ti50 Ni48 Fe2 and Ti50 Ni40 Cu10 shape memory alloys. Int. J. Mater. Res. 100 (2009) 594-602.

D. Peter, J. Pfetzing, M.F.-X. Wagner, G. Eggeler, Microstructural anisotropy, uniaxial and biaxial creep behaviour of Ti-45Al-5Nb-0.2B-0.2C, Mater. Sci. Eng., A 510-511 (2009) 368-372.

S. Brookes, H.J. Kühn, B. Skrotzki, H. Klingelhoffer, R. Sievert, J. Pfetzing, D. Peter, G. Eggeler: Multi-axial Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Of Near-Gamma TiAl-Alloy. Adv. Mater. Res. 59 (2009) 283-287.

J. Pfetzing, M. F.-X. Wagner, R. Zarnetta, K.-G. Tak, G. Eggeler: On the Influence of Grain Orientation on Nanoindentation Testing of Pure Iron. Prakt. Metall. 46 (2009) 63-76.


S. Brookes, H.-J. Kühn, B. Skrotzki, H. Klingelhöffer, R. Sievert, J. Pfetzing, D. Peter, G. Eggeler: Axial torsional thermomechanical fatigue of Ti-45Al-5Nb-0.2B-0.2C. In: Structural Aluminides for Elevated Temperature Applications: Gamma Titanium and Other Metallic Aluminides, Y.-W. Kim, D. Morris, R. Yang, C. Leyens (Eds.), Proc. TMS Annual Meeting (2008) 103-109.

D. Peter, J. Pfetzing, M. F.-X. Wagner, C. Somsen, J. Pesicka, B. Skrotzki, G. Eggeler: Quantitative characterisation and microstructural anisotropy of a hot-extruded TiAl alloy. Prakt. Metall. 45 (2008) 210-224.

J. Frenzel, J. Pfetzing, K. Neuking, G. Eggeler: On the influence of thermomechanical treatments on the microstructure and phase transformation behavior of Ni-Ti-Fe shape memory alloys. Mater. Sci. Eng. A 481 (2008) 635-638.

H. Zheng, J. Rao, J. Pfetzing, J. Frenzel, C. Sornsen, G. Eggeler: TEM observation of stress-induced martensite after nanoindentation of pseudoelastic Ti50Ni48Fe2. Scripta Mater. 58 (2008) 743-746.


S. Brookes, H.-J. Kühn, B. Skrotzki, H. Klingelhöffer, R. Sievert, J. Pfetzing, G. Eggeler: Axial torsional thermomechanical fatigue of Ti-45Al-5Nb-0.2B-0.2C. In: Ti-2007 Sci Techn., M. Niinomi, S. Akiyama, M. Hagiwara, M. Ikeda, K. Maruyama (Eds.), The Japan Institute of Metals, Sendai, Japan (2007) 679-682.


Z. Zhang, J. Pfetzing, J. Frenzel, K. Neuking, G. Eggeler: SEM Micrographs from NiTi-based Shape Memory Alloys after Mechanical Polishing and Electropolishing. Prakt. Metall. 43 (2006) 598-612.