1992 - Ph.D., Metallurgy, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
1987 - B.S., Metallurgical Engineering (High Honors), South Dakota School of Mines and
Technology, Rapid City, S.D.
General area of microstructural development in materials during processing
Formation of nanostructured materials
Development of nanoscale structures for functional devices
Developing novel nanomagnetic materials for high-energy permanent magnets
Materials characterization, notably electron microscopy and x-ray diffraction
Honors and Awards
University of Nebraska-Lincoln College Distinguished Teaching Award, 2008
UNL College of Engineering Holling Family Master Teacher Award, 2007
UNL Engineering Student Advisory Board “Props for Profs” Award, 2007
1997 Outstanding Recent Graduate Award, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Mechanical Engineering Teaching Award, 2004, 2008
Pi Tau Sigma Gold Key Award, 2005
Mechanical Engineering Research Award, 2006
O. Buck, J.E. Shield, et al., “Nondestructive Detection of an Undesirable Metallic Phase,
T1, During Processing of Aluminum-Lithium Alloys,” U.S. Patent No. 4947117.
J.E. Shield, et al., “Method of Making Quasicrystal Alloy Powder, Protective Coatings, and
Articles,” U.S. Patent No. 5433978.
B.S. Biner, et al., “Composite Material Reinforced with Atomized Quasicrystalline
Particles and Method of Making Same,” U.S. Patent No. 5851317.
C. Kruse, M. Lucis, J.E. Shield, T. Anderson, C. Zuhlke, D.R. Alexander, G. Gogos and S.
Ndao, “Effects of femtosecond laser surface processed nanoparticle layers on pool boiling heat
transfer performance,” J. Thermal. Sci. Eng. Appl. 10, 031009 (2018).
N. Roth, C. Zuhlke, E. Peng, S. Hansen, J.E. Shield and D.R. Alexander, “Creation of
micro/nano surface structures on silver using collinear double femtosecond laser pulses with
different pulse separation,” Multiscale and Multidisc. Modeling, Experiments and Design,
L.-S. Fan, L. Constantin, D. Li, L. Liu, K. Keramatnejad, C. Azina, X. Huang, H.R. Golgir,
Y. Lu, Z. Ahmadi, F. Wang, J. Shield, B. Cui, J.F. Silvain and Y.F. Lu, “Ultraviolet laser
photolysis of hydrocarbons for nondiamond carbon suppression in chemical vapor deposition of
diamond films,” Light: Science & Applications 7, 17177 (2018).
T.V. Jayaraman, V.M. Meka, X. Jiang, N.R. Overman, J. Doyle, J.E. Shield and S.N.
Mathaudhu, “Investigation of structural and magnetic properties of rapidly solidified
iron-silicon alloys at ambient and elevated temperatures,” J. Alloys Cmpds. 741, 409
Y.X. Song, A. Tsubaki, C. Zuhlke, E. Rezaei, G. Gogos, D.R. Alexander, and J.E. Shield,
“Effect of topology and material properties on the imprint quality of the femtosecond
laser-induced surface structures,” J. Mater. Sci. 53, 3836-3845 (2018).
W. Zhang, S. Valloppilly, X.Z. Li, L. Yue, R. Skomski, I.E. Anderson, M.J. Kramer, W. Tang,
J. Shield, and D.J. Sellmyer, “Texture development and coercivity enhancement in cast alnico 9
magnets,” AIP Advances 8, 056215 (2018).
N. R. Overman, X. Jiang, R. K. Kukkadapu, T. Clark, T.J. Roosendaal, G. Coffey, J.E. Shield
and S.N. Mathaudhu, “Physical and electrical properties of melt-spun Fe-Si (3-8 wt.%) soft
magnetic ribbons,” Mater. Charact. 136, 212-220 (2018).
L. Zhang, M. Wang, X. Yan, Y. Lin and J.E. Shield, “Effect of low-melting point phases on
the microstructure and properties of spark plasma sintered and hot deformed Nd-Fe-B alloys,” J.
Magn. Magn. Mater. 452, 483-487 (2018).
J. Zhao, Y. Deng, H. Wei, X. Zheng, Z. Yu, Y. Shao, J.E. Shield and J. Huang, “Strained
hybrid perovskite thin films and their impact on the intrinsic stability of perovskite solar
cells,” Science Advances 3, eaao5616 (2017).
E. Peng, R. Bell, C.A. Zuhlke, M.Y. Wang, D.R. Alexander, G. Gogos and J.E. Shield, “Growth
mechanisms of multiscale, mound-like surface structures on titanium by femtosecond laser
processing,” J. Appl. Phys. 122, 133108 (2017).
X. Chen, X. Zhang, M.A. Koten, H. Chen. Z. Xiao, L. Zhang, J.E. Shield, P.A. Dowben and X.
Hong, “Interfacial charge engineering in ferroelectric-controlled Mott transistors,” Advanced
Materials 29, 1701385 (2017).
R. Skomski, L. Ke, M.J. Kramer, I.E. Anderson, C.Z. Wang, W.Y. Zhang, J.E. Shield and D. J.
Sellmyer, “Cooperative and noncooperative magnetization reversal in alnicos,” AIP Advances
7, 056222 (2017).
A.T. Tsubaki, M.A. Koten, M.J. Lucis, C.A. Zuhlke, N.A. Ianno, J.E. Shield and D.A.
Alexander, “Formation of aggregated nanoparticle spheres through femtosecond laser surface
processing,” Appl. Surf. Sci. 419, 778-787 (2017).
E. Peng, A. Tsubaki, C.A. Zuhlke, M. Wang, R. Bell, M.J. Lucis, T.P. Anderson, D.R.
Alexander, G. Gogos and J.E. Shield, “Micro/Nanostructures formation by femtosecond laser
surface processing on amorphous and polycrystalline Ni60Nb40,” Appl.
Surf. Sci. 396, 1170-1176 (2017).