"Politechnica" University of Timisoara


Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Mechatronics

Significant Papers

1. "Hardness of thermal sprayed coatings: Relevance of the scale of measurement", D. Chicot, H. Ageorges, M. Voda, G. Louis, M.A. Ben Dhia, C.C. Palacio, S. Kossman, Surface and Coatings Technology, ISSN: 0257-8972, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2014.05.005

2. "Correlation between yield stress and hardness of nickel–silicon–boron-based alloys by nanoindentation", Viorel-Aurel Şerban, Cosmin Codrean, Mircea Vodă, Didier Chicot, Xavier Decoopman, Materials Science and Engineering: A , ISSN: 0921-5093,Volume 605, p.p. 294-300,27 May 2014

3. "Establishing the glass forming ability of ferromagnetic bulk amorphous alloys using a mathematical model based on the chemical composition", co-author, Solid State Phenomena,Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland, ISSN: 1662-9779  ,Vol. 188 (2012) pp 11-14 , 2012

4. "Mechanical properties of an Al91–Mn6–Nd3 nanostructured alloy", co-author, Materials Science and Engineering - A - Structural Materials, ISSN: 0921-5093, Volume: 528, Issue: 22, pp. 7041-7051,2011

5. "Research and technology development in the field of the resistance brazing of carbide plates to metals using amorphous brazing foils", co-author, Nonconventional Technologies Review, no.3, ISSN 1454-3087, 2010

6. "Correlation between Mass Loss on Cavitation Erosion and Fatigue Stress for a Martensitic Stainless Steel", M. VODĂ, I.BORDEAŞU,20th DAAAM International World Symposium, Vienna, pp. 1943, ISBN 1726-9679, 2009

7. "Numerical Simulation of Fatigue Cracks Initiation and Propagation for horizontal Axial Turbines Shaft", co-author, 20th DAAAM International World Symposium, Vienna pp. 407, ISBN 1726-9679, 2009

8. "On the Fretting-Fatigue behaviour at the Steel Bolted Assembly", M. VODĂ, C. CODREAN, E. ZABAVĂ, vol. Integrated Systems for Agri-Food Production, pp. 293, ISBN 978-973-638-449-3, SIPA '09 Niregyhaza Hungary 12-14.11.2009

9. "Research on the Wearing Resistance of Quaternary Alloys Covered with Polyester", co-author, Materiale plastice, vol. 46 nr.1, pp. 16-20, ISSN 0025/5289,2009

10. "Experimental and Theoretical Researches Regarding Ultrasonic Welding Process Optimization of the Polymeric Matrix Composite Materials", co-author, Materiale plastice, vol. 46 nr.3, pp. 327-335, ISSN 0025/5289, 2009

11. "Aspects concerning polymer assemblages behaviour at the mechanical stress", M. VODĂ, a.o., Materiale plastice, Vol. 44, nr.3, pp. 254-258, ISSN 0025/5289,2007

12. "Aspects concerning polymers behaviour under tension", co-author, Materiale plastice, Vol.44, nr.2, pp. 158-162, ISSN 0025/5289, 2007

13. "Study of underload effects on the delay induced by an overload in fatigue crack propagation", co-author,
       International Journal of Fatigue,nr. 29, pp. 1781-1788, ISSN 0142-1123, 2007

14. "Computer simulation of fatigue crack propagation under random loading conditions", co-author,
       International Journal of Fatigue,nr. 29, pp. 1772-1780, ISSN 0142-1123, 2007

15. "Freeting Fatigue Behaviour of an Aluminium Alloy/steel Bolted Assembly" M. VODĂ, a.o., Scientifical report of UPT, Tomul 54(68), ISSN 1224-6077, Fascicola 1, 2009

16. "Considerations of Welding Behavior by Laser Beam of Austenitic Manganese Alloys", co-author, Scientific Bulletin “Politehnica” University of Timişoara,
      Transaction of Mechanics, Tom 52(66), pp.95-98, ISSN1224-6077, Timişoara, 2007

17. "Laser profile determination of the plastic zone in multiloading crack propagation: modelisation of overload-underload effect", co-author, Proceedings of International Conference Residual Fatigue Life Extension of in a Service Structures, pp.367-374, Paris, 2006

18. "Investigation upon Cavitation Erosion on two Austenitic Steels used in manufacturing Hydraulic Turbines Runners", co-author,
       Machine-building and Electro technique, Nr. 12, pp. 3-6, Sofia, Bulgaria, ISSN 0025-455X, 2005,

19. "Analytical method of calculating preheating temperature in order to avoid cold cracking", co-author, Welding international UK, vol. 14, no4, pp. 295-300 , ISSN 0950-7116, 2000 

20. "Influence of the shielding gas content on the weld bead geometry, as regards to the fatigue resistance of 316L stainless steel welded joints", co-author, IIW Congress, Committed XIII, Paris, 2001