M. John Matthewson's Publications

  1. M. A. Rossi, M. J. Matthewson, A. Kaza, D. Niesz & R. A. Haber (2010) “Modeling of gas phase transport and composition evolution during the initial stage sintering of boron carbide with carbon additionsJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 93 [11] 3691–3699.
  2. S. M. Budy, T. Hawkins, P. Foy, M. J. Matthewson, D. W. Smith Jr. & J. Ballato (2009) “Thermal and mechanical analysis of cross-linked optical fiber coatingsJ. Lightwave Tech., 27 [24] 5626-5630.
  3. A. Kaza, M. J. Matthewson, D. E. Niesz, R. L. Haber & M. A. Rossi (2009) “A model of gas phase transport during the initial stages of sintering of silicon carbide”  J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 92 [11] 2517–2527.
  4. J. B. Wachtman, W. R. Cannon & M. J. Matthewson Mechanical Properties of Ceramics, Second Edition Wiley (New York) 2009.
  5. J. Ballato, T. Hawkins, P. Foy, B. Kokuoz, C. McMillen, Z. Shu, T. Tritt, M. Dubinskii & M. J. Matthewson (2009) “On the fabrication of Er-doped YAG optical fiber J. Appl. Phys., 105 053310.1-9.
  6. C. R. Kurkjian, M. J. Matthewson, (2007) “Mechanical strength and reliability of glass fibers” in “Specialty optical fibers handbook” editors by A. Méndez and T. F. Morse, pp.735-781, Elsevier Academic Press, Burlington, MA, USA (2007).
  7. M. J. Matthewson (2006) “Strength-Probability-Time diagrams using power law and exponential kinetics models for fatigueProc. SPIE 6193 pp. 619301:1-11.
  8. A. B. Wojcik, M. J. Matthewson and K. T. Castelino, J. Wojcik & A. Walewski (2006) “Hybrid glass coatings for optical fibers: effect of coating thickness on strength and dynamic fatigue characteristics of silica fibers Proc. SPIE, 6193 pp. 61930T:1-6.
  9. Y. S. Shiue, M. J. Matthewson, P. R. Stupak & V. V. Rondinella (2006) “Effects of silica nanoparticle addition to the secondary coating of dual-coated optical fibersActa Mat. 54 [4] 2631–2636.
  10. C. R. Kurkjian, M. J. Matthewson & J. M. Rooney (2004) “Effects of heat treatment and HF etching on the strength of silica lightguidesProc. SPIE 5465 223-229.
  11. J. L. Mrotek & M. J. Matthewson (2004) “Combined effect of temperature and humidity on the fatigue parameters of optical fiberProc. SPIE, 5465, 268-273.
  12. J. L. Mrotek, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (2003) “Diffusion of moisture through fatigue- and aging-resistant polymer coatings on lightguide fibersJ. Lightwave Tech. 21 [8] 1775-1778.
  13. M. J. Matthewson (2002) “Environmental effects on fatigue and lifetime predictions for silica optical fibersProc. SPIE 4940 (invited).
  14. M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian, C. Haines & N. Venugopal (2003) “Temperature dependence of the strength and fatigue of fused silica fiber in the range 77 to 363 KProc. SPIE 4940 74-79.
  15. Y. S. Shiue & M. J. Matthewson (2002) “Apparent activation energy of fused silica optical fibers in static fatigue in aqueous environmentsJ. Eur. Ceram. Soc., 22, 2325-2332.
  16. V. M. Thirtha, M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian, K. C. Yoon, J. S. Yoon & C. Y. Moon (2002) “Effect of secondary coating on the fatigue and aging of fused silica fibersProc. SPIE, 4639 75-81.
  17. J. L. Mrotek, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (2002) “The fatigue of high-strength fused silica optical fibers in low humidityJ. Non-Cryst. Solids, 297, 91-95.
  18. J. L. Mrotek, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (2001) “Diffusion of moisture through optical fiber coatings”  J. Lightwave Tech. 19 [7] 988-993.
  19. Y.-S. Shiue & M. J. Matthewson (2001) “Stress dependent activation entropy for dynamic fatigue of pristine silica optical fibersJ. Appl. Phys, 89 [9] 4787-93.
  20. N. Venkataraman, S. Rangarajan, M. J. Matthewson, B. Harper, A. Safari, S. C. Danforth, G. Wu, N. Langrana, S. Guceri & A. Yardimci, “Feedstock material property-process relationships in fused deposition of ceramics (FDC)” Rapid Prototyping J. 6 [4] 244-252 (2000).
  21. J. L. Mrotek, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (2000) “Modeling of diffusion through optical fiber coatingsProc. SPIE, 4215, 144-149.
  22. J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (2000) “The humidity dependence of the fatigue of high-strength fused silica optical fibersJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 83 [12] 3100-108 (2000).
  23. Y.-S. Shiue, M. J. Matthewson, P. R. Stupak & M. J. O’Connor (2000) “Coating additives for enhanced mechanical reliability of fused silica optical fibers: effect on mechanical and optical performanceProc. SPIE, 4215, 129-133.
  24. M. J. Matthewson & V. Padiyar (2000) “Cyclic fatigue of high strength optical fibers in bendingProc. SPIE, 4215, 53-59.
  25. N. Venkataraman, S. Rangarajan, M. J. Matthewson, B. Harper, A. Safari & S. C. Danforth “Process-property relationships for fused deposition of ceramics (FDC) feedstock materials”, published in the Proceedings of Solid Freeform and Additive Fabrication Symposium, MRS, April, 2000.
  26. Y.-S. Shiue & M. J. Matthewson (1999) “Mechanical reliability of silica optical fiber: a case study for a biomedical applicationProc. SPIE, 3848, 115-125.
  27. A. T. Taylor, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1999) “Strength degradation of silica fibers by acetone immersionProc. SPIE, 3848, 108-114.
  28. Y.-S. Shiue & M. J. Matthewson (1999) “Activation energy and entropy of dynamic fatigue in pristine silica optical fibersProc. SPIE, 3848, 95-101.
  29. J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson, M. Juarez & C. Y. Chou (1999) “The effect of the diffusion rates of optical fiber polymer coatings on agingProc. SPIE, 3848, 62-69.
  30. N. Venkataraman, T. McNulty, S. Rangarajan, M. Vidaic, M. J. Matthewson, A. Safari & S. C. Danforth (1999) “Mechanical properties of feedstock material for fused deposition of ceramics” Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 542 111-117, 1999.
  31. A. Simpatico, W. R. Cannon & M. J. Matthewson (1999) “Comparison of hydraulic-burst and ball-on-ring tests for measuring biaxial strengthJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 82 [10] 2737-44.
  32. M. J. Matthewson (1999) “Indentation defects in silica” in “Reliability of Optical Fibres and Components”, eds. T. Volotinen, W. Griffioen, M. Gadonna & H. Limberger, pp. 202-206, Springer, London, 1999 (invited).
  33. N. Venkataraman, S. Rangarajan, M. J. Matthewson, A. Safari and S. C. Danforth (1999) “Mechanical and rheological properties of feedstock materials used for fused deposition of ceramics", Proceedings of the Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, August 1999.
  34. N. Venkataraman, S. Rangarajan, M. J. Matthewson, B. Harper, A. Safari, S. C. Danforth, G. Wu, N. Langrana, A. Yardimci & S. Guceri (1999) “Material property-process relationships in fused deposition of ceramics (FDC) and metals (FDMet)” Proceedings of Symposium of Innovative Processing and Synthesis of Ceramics, American Ceramic Society Meeting, in Press, April 25-28, 1999.
  35. J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1998) “Moisture penetration through optical fiber coatings Proc. 47th Int. Wire & Cable Symp., 732-739 (IWCS, Eatontown, NJ).
  36. A. T. Taylor & M. J. Matthewson (1998) “Effect of pH on the strength and fatigue behavior of fused silica optical fiberProc. 47th Int. Wire & Cable Symp., 874-879 (IWCS, Eatontown, NJ).
  37. C. R. Kurkjian, M. J. Matthewson & M. M. Chaudhri (1998) “Abrasion resistance of lightguide surfaces”, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 531 181-186 (MRS, Warrendale, PA).
  38. Y. S. Shiue & M. J. Matthewson (1998) “Activation energy for strength degradation of fused silica optical fibers”, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 531 175-179 (MRS, Warrendale, PA).
  39. J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1998) “The mechanical behavior of optical fiber as a function of dew point temperature”, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 531 59-63 (MRS, Warrendale, PA).
  40. M. J. Matthewson (1998) “Reliability of silica optical fibres”, in “Properties, Processing and Applications of Glass and Rare Earth-Doped Glasses for Optical Fibres” ed. D. Hewak, pp. 69-72 (INSPEC, The Institution of Electrical Engineers, London, UK, 1998) (invited).
  41. M. J. Matthewson “Chemical kinetics models for the fatigue behavior of fused silica optical fiber”, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 531 143-153 (MRS, Warrendale, PA, 1998) (invited).
  42. M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian & J. Hamblin (1997) “Acid stripping of fused silica optical fibers without strength degradationJ. Lightwave Tech. 15 [3] 490-497.
  43. A. T. Taylor & M. J. Matthewson (1997) “The fatigue behavior of Vickers indentations in fused silica optical fiberProc. 46th Int. Wire & Cable Symp., 910-916 (IWCS, Eatontown, NJ).
  44. J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian & C. Y. Chou (1997) “Kinetics models for fatigue of high-strength fused silica optical fiberProc. 46th Int. Wire & Cable Symp., 902-909 (IWCS, Eatontown, NJ).
  45. M. J. Matthewson, V. V. Rondinella & J. Colaizzi “AFM studies on optical fibers” in “Atomic force microscopy/scanning tunneling microscopy” eds. S. H. Cohen, M. T. Bray & M. T. Lightbody, pp. 179-188, Plenum, New York, 1997.
  46. G. M. Camilo, M. J. Matthewson & M. E. Menkes “Recuperação da resistêmcia mecânica de fibras ópticas” (“Recovery of mechanical strength of optical fibers”) Proc. Telecomm. Cong., Brazil, July 22-27, 1996.
  47. R. Kurkjian, J. L. Armstrong, M. J. Matthewson & I. Plitz “Diffusion of water through lightguide coatings” Proc. Nat. Fiberoptic Eng. Conf. (NFOEC), Denver, September, 1996.
  48. Lin, A. P. Stanzeski & M. J. Matthewson (1996) “Modeling of extrinsic defects in silica fibers using Vickers indentationProc. SPIE, 2611, 122-128.
  49. Y. S. Shiue, M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian & D. R. Biswas (1996) “Strength and surface characterization of aluminum coated fused silica fibersProc. SPIE, 2611 117-121.
  50. B. Wojcik, M. J. Matthewson, L. C. Klein, E. Snitzer, P. R. Foy & K. P. Wong (1996) “Mechanical behavior of silica optical fibers coated with a low-index, low-surface energy perfluorinated polymerProc. SPIE, 2611 110-116.
  51. G. M. Camilo, M. J. Matthewson & M. R. Menkes (1996) “Strength degradation and recovery during zero-stress aging of fused silica optical fibersProc. SPIE, 2611 45-48.
  52. C. R. Kurkjian, H. H. Yuce & M. J. Matthewson (1996) “Room temperature strength degradation in optical fibersProc. SPIE, 2611 34-37.
  53. M. J. Matthewson & G. J. Nelson (1996) “A novel four-point bend test for strength measurement of optical fibers and thin beams - part II: statistical analysisJ. Lightwave Tech. 14 [4] 564-571.
  54. G. J. Nelson, M. J. Matthewson & B. Lin (1996) “A novel four-point bend test for strength measurement of optical fibers and thin beams - part I: bending analysisJ. Lightwave Tech. 14 [4] 555-563.
  55. B. Lin & M. J. Matthewson (1996) “Inert strength of sub- and postthreshold Vickers indentations on fused silica optical fibres” Phil. Mag. A74 [5] 1235-1244.
  56. C. R. Kurkjian & M. J. Matthewson (1996) “Strength degradation in lightguide fibers at room temperatureElec. Lett. 32 [8] 761-762.
  57. C. R. Kurkjian, D. Biswas, H. H. Yuce & M. J. Matthewson “Corrosion and strength degradation of lightguide fibers at room temperature” Proc. National Fiberoptic Engineering Conference (NFOEC), 125-130, Boston, June, 1995.
  58. M. J. Matthewson (1994) “Use of silica in fiber coatings to improve fatigue behavior” OFC’94 Technical Digest 5 242, OSA, Salem, MA (invited).
  59. J. J. Colaizzi & M. J. Matthewson (1994) “Mechanical durability of ZBLAN and aluminum fluoride-based optical fiberJ. Lightwave Tech., 12 [8] 1317-1324.
  60. V. V. Rondinella, M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1994) “Coating additives for improved mechanical reliability of optical fiberJ. Am. Ceram. Soc., 77 [1] 73-80.
  61. C. R. Kurkjian, D. Inniss, M. J. Matthewson & P. K. Gupta, (1994) “Dependence of fiber strength on time, temperature and relative humidity” in “Fiber Optics Materials and ComponentsProc. SPIE, 2290 54-55 (invited).
  62. M. J. Matthewson “Mechanical reliability of optical fiber” Proc. 8th World Ceramics Congress, Florence, Italy, July 1994.
  63. M. J. Matthewson & H. H. Yuce (1994) “Kinetics of degradation during fatigue and aging of fused silica optical fiber” in “Fiber Optics Materials and Components” Proc. SPIE, 2290 204-210.
  64. M. J. Matthewson, B. Lin & A. P. Stanzeski (1994) “Modeling weak optical fiber using Vicker's indentation” OFC’94 Technical Digest5 245, OSA, Salem, MA, 1994.
  65. M. J. Matthewson (1993) “Optical fiber mechanical testing techniques” SPIE Critical Review Series, CR50 32-59 (invited).
  66. M. J. Matthewson (1993) “Optical fiber reliability modelsSPIE Critical Review Series, CR50 3-31 (invited).
  67. V. V. Rondinella, M. J. Matthewson, P. R. Foy, S. R. Schmid & V. V. Krongauz, (1994) “Enhanced fatigue and aging resistance using reactive powders in the optical fiber buffer coating” in “Fiber Optics Reliability and Testing: Benign and Adverse Environments VI” Proc. SPIE, 2074 46-51.
  68. B. Wojcik, L. C. Klein, V. V. Rondinella, M. J. Matthewson & P. Foy (1994) “Organically modified silicate coatings for optical fibers” in “Fiber Optics Reliability and Testing: Benign and Adverse Environments VI” Proc. SPIE, 2074 135-141.
  69. V. V. Rondinella & M. J. Matthewson (1994) “Effect of chemical stripping on the strength and surface morphology of fused silica optical fiber” in “Fiber Optics Reliability and Testing: Benign and Adverse Environments VI” Proc. SPIE, 2074 52-58.
  70. M. J. Matthewson, H. H. Yuce, V. V. Rondinella, P. R. Foy & J. R. Hamblin (1993) “Effect of silica particles in the polymer coating on the fatigue and aging behavior of fused silica optical fiber” OFC/IOOC '93 Technical Digest 4 postdeadline paper PD21, 87-90, OSA, Washington DC, 1993.
  71. M. J. Matthewson, G. J. Nelson & J. E. Kuder (1993) “Macrobending loss measurements in two-point bendingOFC/IOOC '93 Technical Digest4 158-159, OSA, Washington DC, 1993.
  72. M. J. Matthewson (1993) “Models for optical fiber lifetime predictionsProc. SPIE 1973 128-137 (1993) (invited).
  73. M. J. Matthewson, V. V. Rondinella & C. R. Kurkjian (1993) “The influence of solubility on the reliability of optical fiber”, Proc. SPIE 1791 54-60 (invited).
  74. M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1993) “Static fatigue of optical fibers in bending” J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 70 (9) 662-668, 1987. Republished in “Fiber optic communications” SPIE Milestone Series, MS 88, 54-62, SPIE, Bellingham, WA (invited).
  75. V. V. Rondinella & M. J. Matthewson (1993) “Effect of loading mode and coating on dynamic fatigue of optical fiber in two-point bendingJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 76 [1] 139-144.
  76. M. J. Matthewson (1992) “Estimating mechanical reliability of silica optical fiber” OFC '92 Technical Digest 5 215, OSA, Salem, MA, 1992 (invited).
  77. H. H. Yuce, J. P. Varachi, J. P. Kilmer, C. R. Kurkjian & M. J. Matthewson (1992) “Optical fiber corrosion: coating contribution to zero-stress aging” OFC '92 Technical Digest 5 PD21, 395-399.
  78. J. J. Colaizzi, M. J. Matthewson, M. R. Shahriari & T. Iqbal (1992) “Environmental effects on the mechanical properties of aluminum fluoride glass optical fibers” Ceram. Trans. 28 579-586.
  79. J. J. Colaizzi, M. J. Matthewson, T. Iqbal & M. R. Shahriari (1992) “Mechanical properties of aluminum fluoride glass fibersProc. SPIE 1591 26-33.
  80. M. J. Matthewson, B. Lin & V. V. Rondinella (1991) “Effect of solutes on the fatigue behavior of silica optical fiber” OFC '91 Technical Digest, 4 158, OSA, Salem, MA.
  81. V. V. Rondinella, M. J. Matthewson, B. Lin (1991) “Influence of solutes on the fatigue behavior of pristine silica optical fiber,” Ceram. Trans. 20 171-182.
  82. M. J. Matthewson (1992) “Fiber lifetime predictions Proc. SPIE 1580 130-141 (invited).
  83. J. E. Field, D. A. Gorham, J. T. Hagan, M. J. Matthewson, M. V. Swain & S. van der Zwaag (1979) “Liquid jet impact and damage assessment for brittle materials” Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Erosion by Liquid and Solid Impact, Cambridge, UK (Cavendish Laboratory) (invited).
  84. G. M. Bubel & M. J. Matthewson (1991) “Optical fiber reliability implications of uncertainty in the fatigue crack growth modelOptical Eng. 30 [6] 737-745 (invited).
  85. M. J. Matthewson, V. V. Rondinella, B. Lin & S. W. Keyes (1991) “The effect of alkali metal hydroxides on the strength and fatigue of fused silica optical fiberJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 74 (10) 2592-2598.
  86. M. J. Matthewson (1991) “Design practices for glass and glass fiber” in “Engineered Materials Handbook, Vol. 4, Ceramics and Glasses”, ASM International, 1991 (invited).
  87. M. J. Matthewson & J. E. Ritter (1990) “Adhesion measurement of thin polymer films by indentation” In “New Characterization Techniques For Thin Polymer Films” ed. H.-M. Tong & L. T. Nguyen, pp347-362, Wiley, 1990.
  88. M. J. Matthewson (1990) “Strength and reliability of fused silica optical fiber” in Proc. Broadband '90, 183-191, Information Gatekeepers, Boston, 1990.
  89. Lin & M. J. Matthewson (1991) “Indentation experiments on silica optical fibersProc. SPIE 1366 157-166.
  90. V. V. Rondinella & M. J. Matthewson (1991) “Ionic effects on silica optical fiber strength and models for fatigueProc. SPIE 1366 77-84.
  91. M. J. Matthewson (1988) “Adhesion of spheres by thin liquid filmsPhil. Mag. A 57 (2) 207-216 (invited).
  92. C. R. Kurkjian, J. T. Krause & M. J. Matthewson (1989) “Strength and fatigue of silica optical fibersJ. Lightwave Tech. 7 (8) 1360-1370 (invited).
  93. M. J. Matthewson & H. J. Mamin (1988) “Liquid mediated adhesion of ultra-flat solid surfaces” in “Adhesion in Solids” ed. D. M. Mattox, J. E. E. Baglin, R. J. Gottschall & C. D. Batich, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.119 87-94, MRS, Pittsburgh, 1988.
  94. M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1988) “Environmental effects on the static fatigue of silica optical fiberJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 71 (3) 177-183.
  95. H. J. Mamin & M. J. Matthewson (1988) “Adhesion of solids by thin liquid films: adhesion of ultra-flat surfaces” Proc. 5th ITL on Adhesion, Thornwood, New York, November 1988. (IBM internal)
  96. M. J. Matthewson & H. J. Mamin (1988) “Adhesion of solids by thin liquid films: theoretical considerations” Proc. 5th ITL on Adhesion, Thornwood, New York, November 1988. (IBM internal)
  97. M. J. Matthewson (1987) “An indentation technique for thin film adhesion measurement” Proc. 3rd ITL on Adhesion, Lexington, Kentucky, March 1987. (IBM internal)
  98. M. J. Matthewson & C. R. Kurkjian (1987) “Static fatigue of optical fibers in bendingJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 70 (9) 662-668.
  99. M. J. Matthewson (1986) “Adhesion measurement of thin films by indentationAppl. Phys. Lett. 49 (21) 1426-1428.
  100. M. J. Matthewson, C. R. Kurkjian & S. T. Gulati (1986) “Strength measurement of optical fibers in bendingJ. Am. Ceram. Soc. 69 (11) 815-821.
  101. M. J. Matthewson (1986) “An investigation of the statistics of fracture” in “The Strength of Glass” ed. C. R. Kurkjian, NATO Conference Series, Series VI: Materials Science 11 429-442, Plenum, NY.
  102. M. J. Matthewson (1982) “The effect of a thin compliant protective coating on Hertzian contact stressesJ. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 15 237-249.
  103. M. J. Matthewson & D. A. Gorham (1981) “An investigation of the liquid impact properties of a GFRP radome material” J. Mat. Sci.16 1616-1626.
  104. M. J. Matthewson (1981) “Axi-symmetric contact on thin compliant coatingsJ. Mech. Phys. Solids 29 (2) 89-113.
  105. M. J. Matthewson & D. A. Gorham (1980) “An oblique impact anomaly in high-velocity liquid impact on glass” J. Mat. Sci. 15 1518-1520.
  106. M. J. Matthewson & J. E. Field (1980) “An improved strength measurement technique for brittle materialsJ. Phys. E: Sci. Instrum. 13 355-359.
  107. J. E. Field, M. J. Matthewson, P. W. Blair & S. van der Zwaag (1980) “Liquid impact erosion” Proc. SBAC Conf. on Aerospace Transparencies, London, Sept 1980.
  108. M. J. Matthewson (1979) “Theoretical aspects of thin protective coatings” Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Erosion by Liquid and Solid Impact., Cambridge, UK (Cavendish Laboratory).
  109. D.A. Gorham, M. J. Matthewson & J. E. Field (1979) “Damage mechanisms in polymers and composites under high-velocity liquid impact” in “Erosion: Prevention and Useful Applications”, ASTM STP664, W. F. Adler ed., ASTM, 320-342.

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