Jiaxin Chen, Ange-Therese Akono, Influence of multi-walled carbon nanotubes on the fresh and hardened properties of metakaolin-based potassium geopolymers at the microscopic lengthscale, Journal of Materials Science, In Press.
Ange-Therese Akono, Franz-Josef Ulm, Microscopic Toughness of Viscous Solids via Scratching: From Amorphous Polymers to Gas Shale, Journal of Nanomechanics and Micromechanics, Vol. 7, pp. 04017009, (2017).
Gregory A. Bouche, Ange-Therese Akono, Micromechanics-based Lower Bounds on the Macroscopic Fracture Toughness of Micro-Particulate Composites, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Vol. 148, pp. 243-257 (2015) [pdf].
Konrad J. Krakowiak, Jeffrey J. Thomas, Simone Musso, Simon James, Ange-Therese Akono, Franz-Josef Ulm: Nano-chemo-mechanical Signature of Conventional Oil-well Cement Systems: Effects of Elevated Temperature and Curing Time Cement Concrete Research, Vol. 67, pp. 103-121, (2015) [pdf].
A.-T. Akono, F.-J. Ulm, Z. P. Bazant: Discussion: Strength-to-fracture scaling in scratching, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Vol. 119, pp. 21 (2014) [pdf].
A.-T. Akono, F.-J. Ulm: An improved technique for characterizing the fracture toughness via scratch test experiments Wear, Vol. 313, pp. 117 (2014) [pdf].
A.-T. Akono and F.-J. Ulm, Fracture Scaling Relations for Scratch Tests of Axisymmetric Shape, Journal of The Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 60 (3), pp. 379 (2012) [pdf].
A.-T. Akono, N. X. Randall and F.-J. Ulm, Experimental determination of the fracture toughness via micro scratch tests: application to polymers, ceramics and metals, Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 27, pp. 485 (2012) [pdf].
A.-T Akono, P. M. Reis, F.-J. Ulm, Scratching as a Fracture Process: From butter to Steel, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 106, pp. 4302 (2011) [pdf].
A.-T. Akono, F.-J. Ulm: Scratch test model for the determination of fracture toughness. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Vol. 78, pp. 334 (2011) [pdf].