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Boian Alexandrov

  • Research Associate Professor, Materials Science Engineering
  • Room #128
    1248 Arthur Adams Dr
    Columbus, OH 43221
  • 614-292-1735

Honors

  • 20151101

    Fellow of the American Welding Society.

  • 20131101

    Warren F. Savage Memorial Award.

  • 20121101

    William Spraragen Memorial Award.

  • 20120501

    Lumley Research Award.

  • 20110101

    2011 Elmer L. Hann Award.

  • 20100101

    First Place Award in Scanning Electron Microscopy. College of the Atlantic.

  • 20100101

    Third Place DuBose-Crouse Award for Unique, Unusual, and New Techniques in Microscopy. College of the Atlantic.

  • 20031001-20040901

    Fellowship at the Welding Engineering Program, the Ohio State University.

  • 20030501-20030601

    Fellowship at the Institute of Joining and Beam Technology, Otto von Guericke University.

  • 20010701-20010801

    Cambridge Colleges Hospitality Scheme, Clare College Scholarship.

  • 19940101-19980101

    Joint European TEMPUS Projects 4019/93 and 9495/95, five short term Fellowships.

  • 19921001-19930101

    Joint European TEMPUS Project 1877/92.

  • 19891001-19891201

    Bulgarian Ministry of Education, Scholarship at Dept. Physical Metallurgy.

  • 19881001-19881101

    Bulgarian Ministry of Education, Scholarship at Dept. Physical Metallurgy.

Journal Articles

2018

  • Shapiro, A.E.; Landis, A.; Orr, A.; Wieneke, M. et al., 2018, "Testing Options for Silver-Free Brazing Alloys." WELDING JOURNAL 97, no. 5, 56-60 - 56-60.
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A., 2018, "Alloy composition and critical temperatures in type 410 steel welds." Welding Journal 97, no. 10, 286s-300s - 286s-300s.
  • Frei, J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Rethmeier, M., 2018, "Low heat input gas metal arc welding for dissimilar metal weld overlays part II: the transition zone." Welding in the World 62, no. 2, 317-324 - 317-324.
  • Shapiro, A.E.; Landis, A.; Orr, A.; Wieneke, M. et al., 2018, "Brazing & solderring today;testing options for silver-free brazing alloys brazed joints using a silver-free brazing alloy were evaluated to find its potential for reducing production costs." Welding Journal 97, no. 5, 56-59 - 56-59.

2017

  • Riggs, B.; Benatar, A.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Xu, R., 2017, "Experimental Validation of Damage Zone Models for Lap-Shear Brazed Joints Using DIC." WELDING JOURNAL 96, no. 11, 421S-428S - 421S-428S.
  • Fink, C.; Alexandrov, B.T., 2017, "Effect of post-weld heat treatment on fusion boundary microstructure in dissimilar metal welds for subsea service." Materialpruefung/Materials Testing 59, no. 6, 547-554 - 547-554.

2016

  • 2016, "Low heat input gas metal arc welding for dissimilar metal weld overlays part I: the heat-affected zone." Welding in the World 60, no. 3,
  • Riggs, B.B.; Alexandrov, B.B.; Benatar, A.A.; Xu, R.R., 2016, "Thermodynamic and kinetic simulations of high temperature brazing: microstructure evolution in CMSX-4 joints." Science and Technology of Welding and Joining 1-10 - 1-10.
  • 2016, "Metallurgical characterisations of CMSX-4 vacuumbrazed with BNi-2 and BNi-9." Science and Technology of Welding and Joining DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1218415,

2015

  • Duffey, M.J.; Marchal, J.T.; Loney, M.R.; Alexandrov, B.T. et al., 2015, "Evaluation of new silver-free brazing filler metals: The results of wetting and shear strength testing, and metallurgical characterization of silver-free filler metals designated for brazing low-carbon steel, stainless steel, and ni-plated carbon steel are reported." Welding Journal 94, no. 3, 40-46 - 40-46.
  • 2015, "Evaluation of New Silver-Free Brazing Filler Metals." WELDING JOURNAL 94, no. 3,
  • 2015, "Silver-Free Filler Metals Meet Strength Requirements in Brazed Joints." WELDING JOURNAL 94, no. 11,
  • 2015, "Crack propagation of Ti alloy via adiabatic shear bands." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING A-STRUCTURAL MATERIALS PROPERTIES MICROSTRUCTURE AND PROCESSING 645,

2013

  • 2013, "Fusion boundary microstructure evolution associated with embrittlement of Ni-base alloy overlays applied to carbon steel." WELDING IN THE WORLD 57, no. 1,
  • 2013, "Use of the cast pin tear test to study solidification cracking." WELDING IN THE WORLD 57, no. 5,

2012

  • Yue, X.; Lippold, J.C.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Babu, S.S., 2012, "Continuous cooling transformation behavior in the CGHAZ of naval steels: Continuous cooling transformation diagrams have been constructed for the coarse-grain heat-affected zone of HSLA-65, HSLA-100, and HY-100 steels." Welding Journal 91, no. 3,
  • 2012, "Comment on 'Development of rapid heating and cooling ( flash processing) process to produce advanced high strength steel microstructures' by Lolla et al., with a response from the authors Response." MATERIALS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 28, no. 1,
  • 2012, "Solidification Behavior and Weldability of Dissimilar Welds Between a Cr-Free, Ni-Cu Welding Consumable and Type 304L Austenitic Stainless Steel." METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE 43A, no. 4,
  • 2012, "Phase Transformations In Creep Strength Enhanced Ferritic Steel Welds." Machines, Technologies, Materials 6, no. 4,
  • 2012, "Continuous Cooling Transformation Behavior in the CGHAZ of Naval Steels." WELDING JOURNAL 91, no. 3,
  • Lolla, T.; Cola, G.; Narayanan, B.; Alexandrov, B. et al., 2012, "Letter to the editor." Materials Science and Technology 28, no. 1, 124-127 - 124-127.

2011

  • Alexandrov B.T., Hope A.T., Sowards J.W., Lippold J.C., and McCracken S.S., 2011, "Weldability Studies of High-Cr, Ni-base Filler Metals for Power Generation Applications." Welding in the World 55, no. 3/4, 65-76 - 65-76.
  • Sowards,J,W; Alexandrov,B,T; Lippold,John; Frankel,G,S, 2011, "Weldability of a New Ni-Cu Welding Consumable for Joining Austenitic Stainless Steels." HOT CRACKING PHENOMENA IN WELDS III 393-413 - 393-413.
  • 2011, "A New Chromium-free Welding Consumable for Joining Austenitic Stainless Steels." Welding Journal 90,
  • 2011, "WELDABILITY STUDIES of HIGH-Cr, Ni-BASE filler metals for power generation applications." WELDING IN THE WORLD 55, no. 3-4,
  • 2011, "Alternatives for Joining Stainless Steel to Reduce Cr(VI) Emissions and Occupational Exposures." JOURNAL OF SHIP PRODUCTION AND DESIGN 27, no. 2,
  • 2011, Development of rapid heating and cooling (flash processing) process to produce advanced high strength steel microstructures. Materials Science and Technology 27,

2010

  • 2010, "A corrosion study of nickel-copper and nickel-copper-palladium welding filler metals." Materials and Corrosion 61,
  • 2010, "Corrosion Resistance Of Welds In Type 304l Stainless Steel Made With A Nickel-Copper-Ruthenium Welding Consumable." Corrosion Science 52,

2008

  • Siefert, J.; Alexandrov, B.; Lippold, J.; Sanders, J. et al., 2008, "Examination of phase transformations during PWHT of steel P91." Welding in the World 52, no. SPEC. ISS., 75-80 - 75-80.

2007

  • 2007, "Single Sensor Differential Thermal Analysis of Phase Transformations and Structural Changes during Welding and Postweld Heat Treatment." Welding in the World 51, no. 11/12,
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C., 2007, "Single sensor differential thermal analysis of phase transformations and structural changes during welding and postweld heat treatment." Welding in the World 51, no. 11-12, 48-59 - 48-59.

2006

  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C., 2006, "In-situ weld metal continuous cooling transformation diagrams." Welding in the World 50, no. 9-10, 65-74 - 65-74.
  • 2006, "In-Situ Weld Metal Continuous Cooling Transformation Diagrams." Welding in the World 50, no. 9/10,
  • Alexandrov, B.; Theis, K.; Streitenberger, M.; Herold, H. et al., 2006, "Cold cracking in weldments of steel S 690 QT." Welding Research Abroad 52, no. 8, 6-15 - 6-15.

2005

  • 2005, "Cold Cracking in Weldments of Steel S690 QT." Welding in the World 49, no. 5/6,
  • Alexandrov, B.; Thels, K.; Streitenberger, M.; Herold, H. et al., 2005, "Cold cracking in weldments of steel S 690 QT." Welding in the World 49, no. 5-6, 64-73 - 64-73.

2004

  • Alexandrov, B.T., 2004, "Hydrogen diffusion coefficient and modelling of hydrogen behaviour in welded joints of structural steels." Welding Research Abroad 50, no. 12, 47-55 - 47-55.

2003

  • 2003, "Applicability of Index for the Microstructural Inhomogeneity of Structural Steels." Journal of Materials Science and Technology 11, no. 1,
  • Alexandrov, B.T., 2003, "Hydrogen diffusion coefficient and modelling of hydrogen behaviour in welded joints of structural steels." Welding in the World, Le Soudage Dans Le Monde 47, no. 9-10, 21-29 - 21-29.
  • 2003, "Hydrogen Diffusion Coefficient and Modelling of Hydrogen Behavior in Welded Joints of Structural Steels." Welding in the World 47, no. 9/10,

2002

  • 2002, "Welding and Testing of Liquefied Gas Containers." Scientific News 9,
  • 2002, "Evaluation of Susceptibility to Cold Cracking during Laser Beam Welding of High Strength Steels." Machine-building Technologies 51, no. 1,
  • 2002, "In-situ Investigation of the Phase Transformations in Ferritic Weld Metal." Scientific News 9,
  • 2002, "In-situ CCT Diagrams in HAZ of Low Alloy Structural Steels." Scientific News 9,

2000

  • 2000, "Hydrogen Behaviour and Testing Duration by the Methods SIV 19 HT and Implant Test." Machine-building 50, no. 2/3,

1992

  • 1992, "Device for Investigating the Kinetics of Diffusible Hydrogen Effusion from Welded Joints." Welding Production 64, no. 2,

1989

  • 1989, "Behaviour of Hydrogen in Heat Affected Zone during Welding of Steel 23G2SAF." Wiss. Z. Uniwersitat Rostock 38, no. 7,
  • 1989, "Procedure and Equipment for Controlled Electrolytic Charging with Hydrogen." Technical Ideas 42, no. 1,

Presentations

  • "Modeling of Hydrogen Behavior in Welded Joints and Evaluation of its Role for Cold Cracking." 2003, Presented at 7th Seminar Numerical Modeling of Weld Phenomena, IIW, TU Graz,
  • "Phase Transformations In Creep Strength Enhanced Ferritic Steel Weld." 2011, Presented at 8th International Congress Machines, Technologies, Materials,
  • "Dissimilar Metal Overlays for Oil and Gas Application." 2015, Presented at AWS Dissimilar Materials Welding / Joining Workshop,
  • "Recent Developments in Weldability Evaluation of Advanced Alloys." 2012, Presented at ASM International Annual Spring Symposium,
  • "Cracking in Weldments of Advanced Alloys." 2016, Presented at AWS Weld Cracking X Conference,
  • "Single Sensor Differential Thermal Analysis." 2007, Presented at Columbus Chapter Meeting,
  • "Application of a Novel Tool to Study the Phase Transformations in Welded Joints." 2007, Presented at 3rd International Congress in Industrial Welding Technology,
  • "Structural Weld Overlays in Nuclear Power Repair." 2015, Presented at Chalmers University of Technology, University West, GKN, Malmo University, Sweden,
  • "Cracking in Weldments of Advanced Alloys." 2016, Presented at Chalmers University of Technology, University West, GKN Sweden,
  • "Development of a Cr-free Consumable for Joining Austenitic Stainless Steels." 2007, Presented at 5th Charting the Course in Welding: U.S. Shipyards Conference, AWS,
  • "New Developments in Weldability Evaluation of Advanced Alloys." 2014, Presented at Chalmers University of Technology, University West, Lulea University, GKN Sweden,
  • "Welding of Dissimilar Materials for Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, and Power Generation Industries." 2016, Presented at AWS Welding of Advanced Materials Workshop,
  • "Non-equilibrium Phase diagrams of Advanced Engineering Alloys." 2007, Presented at MS&T’07,
  • "New Technique Determines Solid-Liquid and Solid State Phase Transformations during Welding." 2008, Presented at International North America Offshore Industry Conference, Bohler Welding Group,
  • "New Technique Determines Solid-Liquid and Solid State Phase Transformations during Welding." 2009, Presented at Weld Cracking VII “The Heat Affected Zone” Conference, AWS,
  • "Failure Analysis of Weldability Related Defects." 2010, Presented at Symposium Failure Analysis and Prevention, MS&T’10, ASM International,

Papers in Proceedings

2017

  • Penso, G.C.; Alexandrov, B.T. "Welding of internally clad X65 pipes with precipitation strengthened Ni-based filler metals." (1 2017).
  • Sarich, C.; Alexandrov, B.; Benatar, A.; Penso, J. et al. "Weldability evaluation of P87 and 230W filler metals in alloy 230 to grade P91 steel dissimilar metal weld." (1 2017).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "Control of retained delta ferrite in type 410 stainless steel." (1 2017).
  • Krustev, A.; Alexandrov, B.; Kovacich, J. "Modified GTAW orbital tube-to-tubesheet welding technique, and the effect of a copper weld retainer during welding of alloy 825." (1 2017).
  • Penso, G.C.; Alexandrov, B.T. "WELDING OF INTERNALLY CLAD X65 PIPES WITH PRECIPITATION STRENGTHENED NI-BASED FILLER METALS." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. (1 2017).
  • Penso, G.C.; Alexandrov, B.T. "WELDING OF INTERNALLY CLAD X65 PIPES WITH PRECIPITATION STRENGTHENED NI-BASED FILLER METALS." (1 2017).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "CONTROL OF RETAINED DELTA FERRITE IN TYPE 410 STAINLESS STEEL." (1 2017).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "POST WELD HEAT TREATMENT AND FORMATION OF UNTEMPERED MARTENSITE IN 410 STEEL WELDS." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. (1 2017).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "CONTROL OF RETAINED DELTA FERRITE IN TYPE 410 STAINLESS STEEL." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. (1 2017).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "POST WELD HEAT TREATMENT AND FORMATION OF UNTEMPERED MARTENSITE IN 410 STEEL WELDS." (1 2017).
  • Sarich, C.; Alexandrov, B.; Benatar, A.; Penso, J. et al. "Weldability Evaluation of P87 and 230W Filler Metals in Alloy 230 to Grade P91 Steel Dissimilar Metal Weld." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. (1 2017).
  • Sarich, C.; Alexandrov, B.; Benatar, A.; Penso, J. et al. "Weldability Evaluation of P87 and 230W Filler Metals in Alloy 230 to Grade P91 Steel Dissimilar Metal Weld." (1 2017).

2016

  • Stone D., B. Alexandrov, and J. Penso "Post weld heat treatment and formation of untempered martensite in 410 steel welds." in PVP'16. (7 2016).
  • Przybylowicz E., Luskin T., Alexandrov B., Lippold J., and McCracken S "Weldability Evaluation of High Chromium, Ni-base Filler Metals Using the Cast Pin Tear Test." in Cracking Phenomena in Welds IV. (1 2016).
  • He M., B. Alexandrov, and J. Lippold, "Evaluation of the Susceptibility of Duplex Stainless Steel 2205 to Hydrogen Assisted Cracking in REAC System." in PVP'16. (7 2016).
  • A. E. Shapiro, B. T. Alexandrov and M. J. Duffey, "Evaluation of new silver-free brazing filler metal in the form of wire or paste." in LOT 2016: Brazing, High Temperature Brazing and Diffusion Bonding. (6 2016).
  • B. Riggs, A. Benatar, B. T. Alexandrov, R. Xu "Evaluation of DCB and V-notch fracture mechanics test methods for high temperature brazed joints." in LOT 2015: Brazing, High Temperature Brazing and Diffusion Bonding. (6 2016).
  • Kuper, M.W.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Mills, M.J.; Burgess, D.J. "DISSIMILAR METAL WELDS IN GRADE 91 STEEL." in 8th International Conference on Advances in Materials Technology for Fossil Power Plants. (1 2016).
  • Stone, D.J.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Penso, J.A. "Post weld heat treatment and formation of untempered martensite in 410 steel welds." (1 2016).
  • "Evaluation of DCB and V-notch fracture mechanics test methods for high temperature brazed joints." in LOT 2015: Brazing, High Temperature Brazing and Diffusion Bonding. (6 2016).
  • Kuper, M.W.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Mills, M.J.; Burgess, D.J. "Dissimilar metal welds in grade 91 steel." (1 2016).
  • Stritch, K.; Alexandrov, B.T. "Microstructural evolution and mechanical properties in simulated heat affected zone regions of grade 91 welds." (1 2016).
  • Stritch, K.; Alexandrov, B.T. "MICROSTRUCTURAL EVOLUTION AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES IN SIMULATED HEAT AFFECTED ZONE REGIONS OF GRADE 91 WELDS." (1 2016).
  • Stritch, K.; Alexandrov, B.T. "MICROSTRUCTURAL EVOLUTION AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES IN SIMULATED HEAT AFFECTED ZONE REGIONS OF GRADE 91 WELDS." in 8th International Conference on Advances in Materials Technology for Fossil Power Plants. (1 2016).
  • Kuper, M.W.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Mills, M.J.; Burgess, D.J. "DISSIMILAR METAL WELDS IN GRADE 91 STEEL." (1 2016).
  • Bourgeois D., Alexandrov B., Lippold J., and Fenske J. "Metallurgical Factors Influencing the Susceptibility to Hydrogen Assisted Cracking in Dissimilar Metal Welds for Application under Cathodic Protection." in Cracking Phenomena in Welds IV. (1 2016).
  • Strader K., Alexandrov B., Lippold J. "Stress-Relief Cracking in Simulated-Coarse-Grained Heat Affected Zone of a Creep-Resistant Steel." in Cracking Phenomena in Welds IV. (1 2016).
  • He, M.; Lippold, J.; Alexandrov, B.; Penso, J. "Evaluation of the susceptibility of duplex stainless steel 2205 to hydrogen assisted cracking in reac systems." (1 2016).

2015

  • Duffey M., Marchal J., Loney M., Alexandrov B., and A. Shapiro "Strength of Brazed Joints and Metallurgical Characterization in Cu-4Sn-6P and Cu-40Zn-1Sn-0.3Si Silver-Free Filler Metals." in 6th International Brazing and Soldering Conference. (11 2015).
  • Riggs B., Alexandrov B., Benatar A., Xu R "Microstructural Characterization of Single Crystal Superalloy CMSX-4 Brazed Joints with BNi-2 and BNi-9 Filler Metals." in 6th International Brazing and Soldering Conference. (11 2015).
  • Riggs B., Alexandrov B., Benatar A., Xu R. "Thermodynamic Simulations of Single Crystal Superalloy CMSX-4 Brazed Joints with BNi-2 and BNi-9 Filler Metals." in 6th International Brazing and Soldering Conference. (11 2015).

2014

  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Steiner, J.M.; Strader, K.C.; Feng, X. et al. "Phase transformations and microstructure in gas tungsten ARC welds of grade 23 steel tubing." (1 2014).
  • Alexandrov B.T., J.M. Steiner, K.C. Strader, X. Feng, J.C. Lippold, J.E. Dierksheide, J.M. Tanzosh "Phase Transformations and Microstructure in Gas tungsten Arc Welds of Grade 23 Steel Tubing." in 7th International Conference Advances in Materials Technology for Fossil Power Plants. (4 2014).

2013

  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Hope, A.T.; Sutton, B.J.; Lippold, J.C. et al. "Susceptibility to solidification cracking in high chromium nickel-base filler metals for nuclear power applications." (7 2013).
  • Alexandrov,Boian,T; Hope,Adam,T; Sutton,Benjamin,J; Lippold,John,C; Sowards,Jeffrey,W; McCracken,Steven,L "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Filler Metals for Nuclear Power Applications." (1 2013).
  • Luskin T.C., B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold, S.S McCracken "Preliminary Finite Element Analysis and Optimization of the Cast Pin Tear Test, Proceedings." in Numerical Analysis of Weldability X. (2 2013).
  • Alexandrov,Boian,T; Hope,Adam,T; Sutton,Benjamin,J; Lippold,John,C; Sowards,Jeffrey,W; McCracken,Steven,L "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Filler Metals for Nuclear Power Applications." in 9th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2013).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Hope, A.T.; Sutton, B.J.; Lippold, J.C. et al. "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Filler Metals for Nuclear Power Applications." in 9th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2013).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Hope, A.T.; Sutton, B.J.; Lippold, J.C. et al. "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Filler Metals for Nuclear Power Applications." (1 2013).

2012

  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Shi, S.; Rodelas, J.M.; Lippold, J.C. "A new test for evaluation of susceptibility to hydrogen assisted cracking in dissimilar metal welds." (9 2012).
  • Alexandrov B.T., Shu Shi, J.M. Rodelas and J.C. Lippold "A New Test for Evaluation of Susceptibility to Hydrogen Assisted Cracking in Dissimilar Metal Welds." in Corrosion 2012. (5 2012).
  • Alexandrov B.T., J.C. Lippold, T.C. Luskin, A.T. Hope, B. Sutton "An Update on the Weldability of High Chromium Nickel-Base Filler Metals for Nuclear Power Applications." in Welding and Repair Technology for Power Plants X. (6 2012).
  • T.C. Luskin, B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold, S.S McCracken "Development and Validation of a New Generation Cast Pin Tear Test." in Welding and Repair Technology for Power Plants X. (6 2012).

2011

  • Alexandrov B.T., J.W. Sowards, A.T. Hope, B.J. Sutton, J.C. Lippold, S. McCracken "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Weld Alloys." in Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants II. (6 2011).
  • Paulson, K.M.; Wang, J.; Topham, N.; Wu, C.Y. et al. "Alternatives for joining stainless steel to reduce Cr(VI) emissions and occupational exposures." (5 2011).
  • Paulson, K.M.; Wang, J.; Topham, N.; Wu, C.Y. et al. "Alternatives for Joining Stainless Steel to Reduce Cr(VI) Emissions and Occupational Exposures." (5 2011).
  • L. Wang, B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold "New Predictive Formulae for the A1 Temperature in Grade 91 Steel." in Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants II. (6 2011).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J. "Further development of the cast pin tear test for evaluating solidification cracking in ni-base alloys." (12 2011).
  • Paulson, K.M.; Wang, J.; Topham, N.; Wu, C.Y. et al. "Alternatives for Joining Stainless Steel to Reduce Cr(VI) Emissions and Occupational Exposures." (5 2011).

2010

  • McCracken, S.L.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W. et al. "HOT CRACKING STUDY OF HIGH CHROMIUM NICKEL-BASE WELD FILLER METAL 52MSS (ERNiCrFe-13) FOR NUCLEAR APPLICATIONS." (1 2010).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "In Situ Determination of Phase Transformations and Structural Changes During Non-Equilibrium Material Processing." in 1st International Workshop on In-situ Studies with Photons, Neurtrons and Electron Scattering. (1 2010).
  • McCracken, S.L.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W. et al. "HOT CRACKING STUDY OF HIGH CHROMIUM NICKEL-BASE WELD FILLER METAL 52MSS (ERNiCrFe-13) FOR NUCLEAR APPLICATIONS." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Division/K-PVP Conference. (1 2010).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "In Situ Determination of Phase Transformations and Structural Changes During Non-Equilibrium Material Processing." (1 2010).
  • Paulson K.M., J. Wang, N. Topham, C-Y. Wu, B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold, O. Es-Said "Alternatives for Joining Stainless Steel to Reduce Cr(VI) Emissions and Occupational Exposures." in Proceedings, SNAME 2010 Maritime Technology Conference. (1 2010).
  • Siefert J.A., B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold, J.M. Sanders, J.M. Tanzosh "Weld Metal Phase Transformations during PWHT of Grade 91 Welds." in Ninth International Conference Welding and Repair Technology for Power Plants IX. (1 2010).
  • McCracken, S.L.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W. et al. "Hot cracking study of high chromium nickel-base weld filler metal 52MSS (ERNiCrFe-13) for nuclear applications." (12 2010).
  • Alexandrov B. T. and J. C. Lippold "In-Situ Determination of Phase Transformations and Structural Changes during Non-equilibrium Material Processing." in In-Situ Studies with Photons, Neutrons and Electrons Scattering. (1 2010).
  • Wang L., B.T. Alexandrov, J.C. Lippold "Predicting the Critical Phase Transformation Temperatures in CSEF Steels." in Ninth International Conference Welding and Repair Technology for Power Plants IX. (1 2010).
  • McCracken,Steven,L; Alexandrov,Boian,T; Lippold,John,C; Sowards,Jeffrey,W; Hope,Adam,T "HOT CRACKING STUDY OF HIGH CHROMIUM NICKEL-BASE WELD FILLER METAL 52MSS (ERNiCrFe-13) FOR NUCLEAR APPLICATIONS." in ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Division/K-PVP Conference. (1 2010).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "In situ determination of phase transformations and structural changes during non-equilibrium material processing." (12 2010).
  • Wang, L.; Alexandrov, B.; Lippold, J. "Predicting A1temperature in CSEF steels." (11 2010).

2009

  • Faith C., Gould E.K., McNeal A.V., Alexandrov B. T., and Shapiro A.E. "Evaluation Of Brazed And Soldered Joints After Thermal Cycling In Liquid Nitrogen." in 4th International Brazing and Soldering Conference. (1 2009).
  • Siefert, J.; Sanders, J.; Tanzosh, J.; Alexandrov, B. et al. "An update of phase transformations during PWHT of grade 91." (12 2009).
  • Siefert J., B. Alexandrov, J. Lippold, J. Sanders, and J. Tanzosh "An Update on the Phase Transformations during PWHT of Steel P91, Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants." in Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants I. (6 2009).
  • Alexandrov,B; Lippold,J; Tatman,J; Murray,G "Non-Equilibrium Phase Transformation Diagrams in Engineering Alloys." in 8th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2009).
  • Alexandrov, B.; Lippold, J.; Tatman, J.; Murray, G. "Non-Equilibrium Phase Transformation Diagrams in Engineering Alloys." (1 2009).
  • Alexandrov, B.; Lippold, J.; Tatman, J.; Murray, G. "Non-equilibrium phase transformation diagrams in engineering alloys." (12 2009).
  • Alexandrov, B.; Lippold, J.; Tatman, J.; Murray, G. "Non-Equilibrium Phase Transformation Diagrams in Engineering Alloys." in 8th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2009).
  • Alexandrov B.T., Hope A.T., Sowards J.W., Lippold J.C., and McCracken S.S. "Susceptibility to Solidification Cracking in High Chromium Nickel-Base Weld Filler Metals, Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants." in Welding and Fabrication Technology for New Power Plants I. (6 2009).

2008

  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Nissley, N.E. "Evaluation of weld solidification cracking in ni-base superalloys using the castpin tear test." (1 2008).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Nissley, N.E. "Evaluation of Weld Solidification Cracking in Ni-Base Superalloys Using the Cast Pin Tear Test." in 2nd International Workshop on Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds. (1 2008).
  • Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W.; Murray, G.M.; Alexandrov, B.T. et al. "Weld Solidification Cracking in Solid-Solution Strengthened Ni-Base Filler Metals." in 2nd International Workshop on Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds. (1 2008).
  • Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W.; Murray, G.M.; Alexandrov, B.T. et al. "Weld solidification cracking in solid-solution strengthened ni-base filler metals." (1 2008).
  • Siefert J., B. Alexandrov1, J. Lippold, J. Sanders, and J. Tanzosh "Examination of Phase Transformations during PWHT of Steel P91, Safety and Reliability of Welded Components in Energy and Processing Industry." in Proceedings, 61st IIW International Conference, IIW. (7 2008).
  • Alexandrov B. T., J. C. Lippold, J. K. Tatman, and G. M. Murray "Controlling the Microstructure in AHSS Steel Welds." in Sheet Metal Welding Conference VIII, AWS. (5 2008).
  • Alexandrov B. T., J. C. Lippold, and N. E. Nissley "Evaluation of Weld Solidification Cracking in Ni-Base Superalloys Using the Cast Pin Tear Test." in Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds II. (9 2008).
  • Sinfield, M.F., J.C. Lippold, and B.T. Alexandrov "Physical Simulation of Friction Stir Weld Microstructure of a High-Strength, Low Alloy Steel (HSLA-65)." in 7th International Symposium on Friction Stir Welding, TWI. (5 2008).
  • Alexandrov B. T., J. C. Lippold, J.K. Tatman, and G.M. Murray "Non-equilibrium Phase Transformation Diagrams in Engineering Alloys." in 8th International Trends in Welding Research Conference. (1 2008).
  • Alexandrov,B,T; LIPPOLD,J,C; Nissley,N,E "Evaluation of Weld Solidification Cracking in Ni-Base Superalloys Using the Cast Pin Tear Test." in 2nd International Workshop on Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds. (1 2008).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C.; Nissley, N.E. "Evaluation of Weld Solidification Cracking in Ni-Base Superalloys Using the Cast Pin Tear Test." (1 2008).
  • Lippold, J.C.; Sowards, J.W.; Murray, G.M.; Alexandrov, B.T. et al. "Weld Solidification Cracking in Solid-Solution Strengthened Ni-Base Filler Metals." (1 2008).
  • LIPPOLD,J,C; Sowards,J,W; Murray,G,M; Alexandrov,B,T; Ramirez,A,J "Weld Solidification Cracking in Solid-Solution Strengthened Ni-Base Filler Metals." in 2nd International Workshop on Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds. (1 2008).

2007

  • W. Sowards, J.C. Lippold, B.T. Alexandrov, D. Liang, G.S. Frankel "Ni-Cu-Pd and Ni-Cu-Ru filler metals for joining austenitic stainless steels." in Proceedings, Stainless Steel World 2007. (1 2007).

2006

  • Alexandrov,B,T; LIPPOLD,J,C "A New Methodology for Studying Phase Transformations in High Strength Steel Weld Metal." in 7th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2006).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "A New Methodology for Studying Phase Transformations in High Strength Steel Weld Metal." (1 2006).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "A New Methodology for Studying Phase Transformations in High Strength Steel Weld Metal." in 7th International Conference on Trends in Welding Research. (1 2006).

2005

  • Lippold J.C., B.T. Alexandrov, M. Gonser, Y.H. Kim, D. Liang, and G.S. Frankel "Development of Ni-Cu Filler Metals for Joining Austenitic Stainless Steels." in 4th Stainless Steel World 2005 Conference. (11 2005).
  • Alexandrov, B.T.; Lippold, J.C. "A new methodology for studying phase transformations in high strength steel weld metal." (12 2005).

2004

  • Lippold J. C. and B. T. Alexandrov "Phase Transformations during Welding and Post Weld Heat Treatment of Supermartensitic Stainless Steel." in 3rd Stainless Steel World America Conference. (10 2004).

2003

  • Alexandrov B. T. "Hydrogen Behaviour in Welded Joints and Evaluation of its Role for Cold Cracking, Part Two: Experimental and Modelling Investigations." in Mathematical Modeling of Weld Phenomena 7. (1 2003).
  • Alexandrov B. T. "Hydrogen Behaviour in Welded Joints and Evaluation of its Role for Cold Cracking, Part One: State of the Problem." in Mathematical Modeling of Weld Phenomena 7. (1 2003).

2002

  • Lolov N., M. Beloev, B. Alexandrov, M. Lozanov "Influence of Cooling Rate on Microstructure and Impact Toughness in HAZ of Steel S355." in 11th International Metallurgy and Materials Congress, Proceedings. (6 2002).
  • Saev G., B. Alexandrov, M. Lolov and R. Rachkov "Procedures for Welding and Testing of Bottles for Liquid Gas." in Scientific News of the National Scientific Union on Machine-building. (6 2002).
  • Alexandrov B., M. Lolov, M. Lozanov "Investigation of the Process of Cold Cracking in High Strength Structural Steel by Implant Test." in Int. Congress MEET/MARIND 2002. (10 2002).
  • Alexandrov B., M. Lolov "Study of Weld Bead Formation in Gas Metal Arc Welding." in Int. Congress MEET/MARIND 2002. (10 2002).

2001

  • Saev G. and B. Alexandrov "Comparison of Methods for Determination of Preheat Temperature in Welding of Low Alloy Structural Steels." in International Conference AMTEX 2001. (10 2001).

1999

  • Alexandrov B.T. "Method for In-situ Determination of Phase Transformation Temperatures in Welded Joints." in International Scientific Conference AMTECH ’99. (6 1999).
  • Shelev Al., N. Lolov, M. Lozanov, M. Tongov and B. Alexandrov "Observation, Recording and Analysis of the Electric Arc Process during Gas Metal Arc Welding." in International Scientific Conference AMTECH ’99. (6 1999).
  • Shelev Al., N. Lolov, St. Christov and B. Alexandrov "Influence of the Production Loss of Quality on the In-service Reliability of Welded joints." in International Conference “Welding on the threshold of XXI Century”. (5 1999).
  • Shelev Al., M. Tongov, B. Alexandrov "Possibilities for Application of Thermal Spray Layers." in International Scientific Conference AMTECH ’99. (6 1999).
  • Alexandrov B.T., M. Tongov and M. Lozanov "About the Applicability of a Method for Digital Registration of Weld Thermal Cycles." in International Scientific Conference AMTECH ’99. (6 1999).

1997

  • Alexandrov B. and G. Saev "Computer Investigation of Hydrogen Behavior in Weldments." in International Congress "Mechanical Engineering Technologies". (9 1997).

1996

  • Alexandrov B.T. "An Approach for Investigation of the Hydrogen Behavior during Welding." in Development of Metallurgy in the Balkans at the Beginning of the XXI Century. (5 1996).

1995

  • Alexandrov B. and G. Saev "Designed Computer Investigation of Hydrogen Behaviour in Weldments." in Scientific Conference “AMTECH’95”. (1 1995).
  • Shelev Al., N. Lolov, S. Serafimov, B. Alexandrov et. al. "Trends and Achievements in the Scientific Research on Welding of Metals at TU Sofia." in Scientific Conference “50 years Dept. Materials Science and Engineering”. (1 1995).
  • Alexandrov B. ?. "Temperature Relationship of Hydrogen Diffusion Coefficient in Welding Conditions." in Scientific Conference “50 years Dept. Materials Science and Engineering”. (1 1995).

1994

  • Alexandrov B. T., M. Mitev and E. Semov "Equipment for Measurement of Hydrogen in Welded Joints." in Scientific Session, Higher Military School of Transportation. (11 1994).
  • Alexandrov B. T. "Procedure for Digital Recording and Analysis of Welding Thermal Cycles." in VII Scientific Session. (11 1994).

1989

  • Velkov K., and B. T. Alexandrov "Evaluation of the Influence of Microconstituents’ Content in HAZ on the Hydrogen Diffusivity." in Proceedings of International Conference Welding Processes and Welded Joints. (1 1989).

Unknown

  • Stritch K., B. Alexandrov "Microstructural Evolution and Mechanical Properties in Simulated Heat Affected Zone Regions of Grade 91 Steel Welds." in 8th International Conference on Advances in Materials Technology for Fossil Power Plants.
  • Kuper M.W., B.T. Alexandrov, M.J. Mills, J. Burgess "Dissimilar Metal Welds in Grade 91 and 92 Steels." in 8th International Conference on Advances in Materials Technology for Fossil Power Plants.

Patents

  • Alexandrov B. T. and J. C. Lippold. "Method and Device for Investigation of Phase Transformations in Metals and Alloys." Patent number: 7,473,028
  • Alexandrov B. T. and J. C. Lippold. "Method and Device for Investigation of Phase Transformations in Metals and Alloys." Patent number: 7,909,505
  • Tongov M., S. Serafimov and B. Alexandrov. "Catheter." Patent number: Application, No 102934
  • Velkov K. and B. T. Alexandrov. "Device for measurement of diffusible hydrogen." Patent number: Certificate of Invention, ? 46253/1988
  • Velkov K. and B. T. Alexandrov. "Device for measurement of diffusible hydrogen."
  • Tongov M., S. Serafimov and B. Alexandrov. "Catheter."