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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 43 Citations 6,620 130 World Ranking 7505 National Ranking 1

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Composite material
  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanical engineering

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Auxetics, Poisson's ratio, Composite material, Elasticity and Honeycomb structure. His Auxetics research includes elements of Structural engineering, Finite element method, Classical mechanics, Microstructure and Metamaterial. In Composite material, Joseph N. Grima works on issues like Compressibility, which are connected to Diamond and Hydrostatic stress.

His Elasticity research incorporates elements of Rotation, Cellular material and Buckling. His Honeycomb structure research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Honeycomb and Deformation. His work in the fields of Deformation, such as Deformation mechanism, overlaps with other areas such as Microscale chemistry.

His most cited work include:

  • Auxetic behavior from rotating squares (374 citations)
  • Elastic constants of 3-, 4- and 6-connected chiral and anti-chiral honeycombs subject to uniaxial in-plane loading (275 citations)
  • A novel mechanism for generating auxetic behaviour in reticulated foams: missing rib foam model (257 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Auxetics, Poisson's ratio, Composite material, Metamaterial and Finite element method. His research in Auxetics intersects with topics in Work, Mathematical analysis, Elasticity, Deformation mechanism and Honeycomb structure. His Work research incorporates themes from Deformation and Classical mechanics.

Joseph N. Grima frequently studies issues relating to Compressibility and Composite material. His Metamaterial research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Condensed matter physics and Nanotechnology. His Finite element method research incorporates elements of Mechanical engineering and Thermal expansion, Negative thermal expansion.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Auxetics (70.81%)
  • Poisson's ratio (31.35%)
  • Composite material (30.81%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Auxetics (70.81%)
  • Metamaterial (20.00%)
  • Composite material (30.81%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Joseph N. Grima mainly investigates Auxetics, Metamaterial, Composite material, Work and Compressibility. In his study, Joseph N. Grima carries out multidisciplinary Auxetics and Poisson's ratio research. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Solid mechanics, Stiffness and Out of plane.

His studies deal with areas such as Cellulose and Graphene as well as Composite material. His Work study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Classical mechanics, Hinge, Deformation, Rotation around a fixed axis and Deformation. His Compressibility research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Thermal and Chemical engineering.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Mechanical metamaterials with star-shaped pores exhibiting negative and zero Poisson’s ratio (46 citations)
  • On the dynamics and control of mechanical properties of hierarchical rotating rigid unit auxetics. (26 citations)
  • Negative and positive stiffness in auxetic magneto-mechanical metamaterials (19 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Composite material
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Thermodynamics

Joseph N. Grima focuses on Auxetics, Metamaterial, Composite material, Work and Poisson's ratio. His study in Auxetics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Compressibility, Deformation mechanism, Structural engineering, Deformation and Graphene. Joseph N. Grima combines subjects such as Space, Angular momentum and Rotation with his study of Metamaterial.

A large part of his Composite material studies is devoted to Stiffness. His research integrates issues of Composite number, Mechanical metamaterial and Magnetic moment in his study of Work. His Bending research integrates issues from Deformation and Finite element method.

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Best Publications

Auxetic behavior from rotating squares

Joseph N. Grima;Kenneth E. Evans.
Journal of Materials Science Letters (2000)

374 Citations

Elastic constants of 3-, 4- and 6-connected chiral and anti-chiral honeycombs subject to uniaxial in-plane loading

Andrew Alderson;K. L. Alderson;D. Attard;K. E. Evans.
Composites Science and Technology (2010)

355 Citations

A novel mechanism for generating auxetic behaviour in reticulated foams: missing rib foam model

C.W Smith;J.N Grima;K.E Evans.
Acta Materialia (2000)

335 Citations

Do Zeolites Have Negative Poisson's Ratios?

Joseph N. Grima;Rosie Jackson;Andrew Alderson;Kenneth E. Evans.
Advanced Materials (2000)

289 Citations

Auxetic behaviour from rotating rigid units

Joseph N. Grima;Andrew Alderson;Kenneth A. Evans.
Physica Status Solidi B-basic Solid State Physics (2005)

268 Citations

Tailoring Graphene to Achieve Negative Poisson's Ratio Properties

Joseph N. Grima;Szymon Winczewski;Luke Mizzi;Michael C. Grech.
Advanced Materials (2015)

225 Citations

Novel honeycombs with auxetic behaviour

N. Gaspar;X.J. Ren;C.W. Smith;J.N. Grima.
Acta Materialia (2005)

209 Citations

Auxetic behavior from rotating triangles

Joseph N. Grima;Kenneth E. Evans.
Journal of Materials Science (2006)

194 Citations

Hierarchical auxetic mechanical metamaterials.

Ruben Gatt;Luke Mizzi;Joseph I. Azzopardi;Keith M. Azzopardi.
Scientific Reports (2015)

178 Citations

On the properties of auxetic meta‐tetrachiral structures

Joseph N. Grima;Ruben Gatt;Pierre-Sandre Farrugia.
Physica Status Solidi B-basic Solid State Physics (2008)

139 Citations

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