Publications

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Technical, peer-reviewed

    2017
  1. L. Mauger, J.E. Herriman, O. Hellman, S. J. Tracy, M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, Y. Xiao, and B. Fultz, "Phonons and Elasticity of Cementite through the Curie Temperature," Phys. Rev. B 95, 024308 (2017). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  2. 2016

  3. K. L. Lin, G. L. W. Cross, P. Gleeson, J. P. de Silva, A. Levander, J. A. Muñoz, C. Pawashe, A. Potie, P. L. Theofanis, J. J. Boland, and K. J. Kuhn, "Adhesion Limits and Design Criteria for Nanorelays", IEEE Trans. Electron Devices 63 465 (2016). GoogleScholar
  4. F. C. Yang, J. A. Muñoz, O. Hellman, L. Mauger, M. S. Lucas, S. J. Tracy, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, Y. Xiao, and B. Fultz, "Thermally-driven electronic topological transition in FeTi", Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 076402 (2016). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  5. 2015

  6. C. W. Li, H. L. Smith, T. Lan, J. L. Niedziela, J. A. Muñoz, J. B. Keith, L. Mauger, D. L. Abernathy, and B. Fultz, "Phonon Anharmonicity of Monoclinic Zirconia and Yttrium-stabilized Zirconia", Phys. Rev. B 91, 144302 (2015). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  7. J. A. Muñoz and B. Fultz, "Miscibility gap and phonon thermodynamics of Fe-Au alloys studied by inelastic neutron scattering and nuclear-resonant inelastic x-ray scattering", AIP Conf. Proc. 1671, 020001 (2015). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  8. T. Lan, C. W. Li, O. Hellman, J. A. Muñoz, H. L. Smith, D. L. Abernathy, and B. Fultz, "Phonon quarticity induced by lattice expansion, and the stabilization of rutile TiO2", Phys. Rev. B 92 054304 (2015). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  9. 2014

  10. F. Körmann, A. A. H. Breidi, S. L. Dudarev, N. Dupin, G. Ghosh, T. Hickel, P. Korzhavyi, J. A. Muñoz, I. Ohnuma, "Lambda transitions in materials science: Recent advances in CALPHAD and first-principles modelling", Phys. Status Solidi B 251, 53 (2014). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  11. D. G. Abrecht, J. A. Muñoz, H. L. Smith, B. Fultz, "Spin-State Effects on the Thermal Dihydrogen Release from Solid-State [MH(η2-H2)dppe2]+ (M = Fe, Ru, Os) Organometallic Complexes for Hydrogen Storage Applications", J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 1783 (2014). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  12. L. Mauger, M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, S. J. Tracy, M. Kresch, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, and B. Fultz, "Nonharmonic Phonons in ɑ-Iron at High Temperatures", Phys. Rev. B 90, 064303 (2014). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  13. S. J. Tracy, L. Mauger, H. J. Tan, J. A. Muñoz, Y. Xiao, and B Fultz, "Polaron-ion correlations in LixFePO4 studied by x-ray nuclear resonant forward scattering at elevated pressure and temperature", Phys. Rev. B 90, 094303 (2014). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  14. 2013

  15. J. A. Muñoz, M. S. Lucas, L. Mauger, I. Halevy, J. Horwath, S. L. Semiatin, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, and B. Fultz, "Electronic structure and vibrational entropies of fcc Au-Fe alloys", Phys. Rev. B 87, 014301 (2013). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  16. M. S. Lucas, L. Mauger, J. A. Muñoz, I. Halevy, J. Horwath, L. Semiatin, S. O. Leontsev, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, and B. Fultz, "Phonon densities of states of face-centered-cubic Ni-Fe alloys", J. Appl. Phys. 113, 17A308 (2013). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  17. 2012

  18. M. S. Lucas, G. B. Wilks, L. Mauger, J. A. Muñoz, O. N. Senkov, E. Michel, J. Horwath, S. L. Semiatin, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, and E. Karapetrova, "Absence of long-range chemical ordering in equimolar FeCoCrNi", Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 251907 (2012). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  19. 2011

  20. M. S. Lucas, L. Mauger, J. A. Muñoz, Y. Xiao, A. O. Sheets, S. L. Semiatin, J. Howarth, and Z. Turgut, "Magnetic and vibrational properties of high-entropy alloys", J. Appl. Phys. 109, 07E307 (2011). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  21. M. L. Winterrose, L. Mauger, I. Halevy, A. Yue, M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, H. Tan, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, W. Sturhahn, T. S. Toellner, E. E. Alp, and B. Fultz, "Dynamics of iron atoms across the pressure-induced Invar transition in Pd3Fe", Phys. Rev. B 83, 134304 (2011). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  22. N. D. Markovskiy, J. A. Muñoz, M. S. Lucas, C. W. Li, O. Delaire, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, and B. Fultz, "Nonharmonic phonons in MgB2 at elevated temperatures", Phys. Rev. B 83, 174301 (2011). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  23. J. A. Muñoz, M. S. Lucas, O. Delaire, M. L. Winterrose, L. Mauger, C. W. Li, A. O. Sheets, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, and B. Fultz, "Positive Vibrational Entropy of Chemical Ordering in FeV ", Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 115501 (2011). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  24. C. W. Li, X. Tang, J. A. Muñoz, J. B. Keith, S. J. Tracy, D. L. Abernathy, and B. Fultz, "Structural Relationship between Negative Thermal Expansion and Quartic Anharmonicity of Cubic ScF3", Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 195504 (2011). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  25. 2010

  26. J. A. López, J. A. Muñoz, C. O. Dorso, "Probabilistic aspects of isoscaling", Rev. Mex. Fis. 56, 85 (2010). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  27. O. Delaire, M. S. Lucas, A. M. dos Santos, A. Subedi, A. S. Sefat, M. A. McGuire, L. Mauger, J. A. Muñoz, C. Tulk, Y. Xiao, M. Somayazulu, J. Zhao, W. Sturhahn, E. E. Alp, D. J. Singh, B. C. Sales, D. Mandrus, and T. Egami, "Temperature and pressure dependence of the Fe-specific phonon density of states in Ba(Fe1−xCox)2As2", Phys. Rev. B 81, 094504 (2010). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  28. M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, L. Mauger, C. W. Li, A. O. Sheets, Z. Turgut, J. Horwath, D. L. Abernathy, M. B. Stone, O. Delaire, Y. Xiao, and B. Fultz, "Effects of chemical composition and B2 order on phonons in bcc Fe–Co alloys", J. Appl. Phys. 108, 023519 (2010). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  29. M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, O. Delaire, N. D. Markovskiy, M. B. Stone, D. L. Abernathy, I. Halevy, L. Mauger, J. B. Keith, M. L. Winterrose, Y. Xiao, M. Lerche, and B. Fultz, "Effects of composition, temperature, and magnetism on phonons in bcc Fe-V alloys", Phys. Rev. B 82, 144306 (2010). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  30. 2009

  31. M. L. Winterrose, M. S. Lucas, A. F. Yue, I. Halevy, L. Mauger, J. A. Muñoz, J. Hu, M. Lerche, and B. Fultz, "Pressure-Induced Invar Behavior in Pd3Fe", Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 237202 (2009). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  32. 2008

  33. O. Delaire, M. Kresch, J. A. Muñoz, M. S. Lucas, J. Y. Y. Lin, and B. Fultz, "Electron-Phonon Interactions and High-Temperature Thermodynamics of Vanadium and its Alloys", Phys. Rev. B 77, 214112 (2008). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  34. O. Delaire, M. S. Lucas, J. A. Muñoz, M. Kresch, and B. Fultz, "Adiabatic Electron-Phonon Interaction and High-Temperature Thermodynamics of the A15 Compounds", Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 105504 (2008). CaltechAUTHORS GoogleScholar
  35. C. O. Dorso, C. M. Hernández, J. A. López, and J. A. Muñoz, "Isoscaling and the high-temperature limit", Phys. Rev. C 78, 034613 (2008). GoogleScholar arXiv

Patents, granted

    2017
  1. J. A. Muñoz, D. E. Nikonov, K. J. Kuhn, P. Theofanis, C. Pawashe, K. Lin, S. Kim, "Magnetic nanomechanical devices for stiction compensation," Taiwanese Patent I564240 granted on 2017-01-01. Taiwan Intellectual Property Office

Patents, pending

  1. J. A. Muñoz, D. E. Nikonov, K. J. Kuhn, P. Theofanis, C. Pawashe, K. Lin, S. Kim, "Magnetic nanomechanical devices for stiction compensation," US Application 15/301,337, filed on 2014-6-27, published on 2017-6-8. GoogleScholar
  2. J. A. Muñoz, J. A. Diggs, J. D. Miller, V. Sharma, "Entropic classification of objects," International Application WO/2017/171826 filed on 2016-4-1. PATENTSCOPE

Technical, not peer-reviewed

  1. J. A. Muñoz, "Electronic structure and phonon thermodynamics of iron alloys," Ph.D. thesis, California Institute of Technology, 2013.
  2. E. Alp et al., "Simulations of experiments" in Workflows for Computational Scattering Science 2013: Report from the Community Workshop, edited by B. Fultz, J. J. Rehr, and S. J. L. Billinge, p. 9 (2013).
  3. S. Brunett, M. Graham, P. Messina, J. Muñoz, D. Roach, and G. Shipman "Hardware Trends in Computing" in Workflows for Computational Scattering Science 2013: Report from the Community Workshop, edited by B. Fultz, J. J. Rehr, and S. J. L. Billinge, p. 38 (2013).

Non-technical

  1. J. Muñoz, "Mood disorders in graduate and undergraduate students: a personal, scientific and cultural perspective", SACNAS News Magazine, Winter/Spring 2015, 17, 2.