Best of Advanced Engineering Materials 2018

Welcome to the virtual Best of Advanced Engineering Materials 2019 issue that presents the Editors’ selection of some of the most outstanding articles of the past year!

Keyword cloud for Advanced Engineering Materials in 2018.

Advanced Engineering Materials brings the latest breakthroughs in structural materials with a strong focus on innovative manufacturing techniques since 1999. With its further increased, record-high impact factor of 2.576 (2018 Journal Citation Reports), the journal covers a variety of key topics, such as composites, ceramics, intermetallics, and coatings, and also high-temperature, cellular, and biomedical materials, as well as manufacturing, processing, microstructural evolution and characterization methods. The keyword cloud in Figure 1 gives an impression of the multitude of different topics currently covered by AEM.

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We hope that you will enjoy reading our selection of articles and we look forward to seeing also your best work in Advanced Engineering Materials!

High-Entropy Alloys: Potential Candidates for High-Temperature Applications – An Overview

By Sathiyamoorthi Praveen, Hyoung Seop Kim


Printing Polymer Nanocomposites and Composites in Three Dimensions

By Rouhollah Dermanaki Farahani, Martine Dubé


A Review on Piezoelectric, Magnetostrictive, and Magnetoelectric Materials and Device Technologies for Energy Harvesting Applications

By Fumio Narita, Marina Fox


Rationally Designed Silicon Nanostructures as Anode Material for Lithium-Ion Batteries

By Tong Shen, Zhujun Yao, Xinhui Xia, Xiuli Wang, Changdong Gu, Jiangping Tu


Metal Alloys for Fusion-Based Additive Manufacturing

By Duyao Zhang, Shoujin Sun, Dong Qiu, Mark A. Gibson, Matthew S. Dargusch, Milan Brandt, Ma Qian, Mark Easton


High-Entropy Alloy (HEA)-Coated Nanolattice Structures and Their Mechanical Properties

By Libo Gao, Jian Song, Zengbao Jiao, Weibing Liao, Junhua Luan, James Utama Surjadi, Junyang Li, Hongti Zhang, Dong Sun, Chain Tsuan Liu, Yang Lu


A Review of Metal Fabricated with Laser- and Powder-Bed Based Additive Manufacturing Techniques: Process, Nomenclature, Materials, Achievable Properties, and its Utilization in the Medical Sector

By Leonhard Hitzler, Markus Merkel, Wayne Hall, Andreas Öchsner


Broadband and Ultrathin Infrared Stealth Sheets

By Mohammad J. Moghimi, Guangyun Lin, Hongrui Jiang


Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage Systems with Solid–Liquid Phase Change Materials: A Review

By Nan Zhang, Yanping Yuan, Xiaoling Cao, Yanxia Du, Zhaoli Zhang, Yewei Gui


Additive Manufacturing of Titanium Alloys by Electron Beam Melting: A Review

By Lai‐Chang Zhang, Yujing Liu, Shujun Li, Yulin Hao


Metallurgical Strategies for the Joining of Titanium Alloys with Steels

By Iryna Tomashchuk, Pierre Sallamando


Transformation Pathway upon Heating of Ti–Fe Alloys Deformed by High‐Pressure Torsion

By Mario J. Kriegel, Askar Kilmametov, Martin Rudolph, Boris B. Straumal, Alena S. Gornakova Hartmut Stöcker, Yulia Ivanisenko, Olga Fabrichnaya, Horst Hahn, David Rafaja


Annealing-Induced Hardening in Ultrafine‐Grained Ni-Mo Alloys

By Jenő Gubicza, Pedro Henrique R. Pereira, Garima Kapoor, Yi Huang, Subramanya Sarma Vadlamani, Terence G. Langdon


Mechanical Properties of Graphene Foam and Graphene Foam-Tissue Composites

By Katie M. Yocham, Crystal Scott, Kiyo Fujimoto, Raquel Brown, Emily Tanasse, Julia T. Oxford Trevor J. Lujan, David Estrada


Solid State Porous Metal Production: A Review of the Capabilities, Characteristics, and Challenges

By Mark A. Atwater, Laura N. Guevara, Kris A. Darling, Mark A. Tschopp