Dr. Pierre Hirel


Research articles
Published in international peer-reviewed journals

  1. J. Furstoss, P. Hirel, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, Amer. Miner. (accepted)
    "Complexions and stoichiometry of the 60.8°//[100](011) symmetrical tilt grain boundary in Mg2SiO4 forsterite: a combined empirical potential and first-principles study"

  2. P. Hirel, J. Furstoss, P. Carrez, Phys. Chem. Miner. 48 (2021) 46
    "A critical assessment of interatomic potentials for modelling lattice defects in forsterite Mg2SiO4 from 0 to 12 GPa"

  3. P. Hirel, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, Scripta Mater. 188 (2020) 102-106
    "Ferroelasticity in MgSiO3 bridgmanite: Assessing the intrinsic structure and motion of (110) twin walls with atomic-scale simulations"

  4. J.-H. Zhai, P. Hirel, P. Carrez, Scripta Mater. 181 (2020) 66-69
    "Atomic-scale properties of jogs along ½<110>{110} edge dislocations in MgO"

  5. P. Hirel, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, Phys. Chem. Minerals 46 (2019) 37-49
    "Systematic theoretical study of [001] symmetric tilt grain boundaries in MgO from 0 to 120 GPa"

  6. S. Ritterbex, P. Hirel, P. Carrez, Philos. Mag. 98 (2018) 1397-1411
    "On low-temperature glide of dissociated <110> dislocations in strontium titanate"

  7. F. Boioli, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, B. Devincre, K. Gouriet, P. Hirel, A. Kraych, S. Ritterbex, Science Advances 3 (2017) e1601958
    "Pure climb creep mechanism drives flow in the Earth’s lower mantle"

  8. P. Hirel, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, Scripta Mater. 120 (2016) 67-70
    "From glissile to sessile: effect of temperature on <110> dislocations in perovskite materials"

  9. B. Kozinsky, S.A. Akhade, P. Hirel, A. Hashibon, C. Elsässer, P. Mehta, A. Logéat, U. Eisele, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116 (2016) 055901
    "Effects of sublattice symmetry and frustration on ionic transport in garnet solid electrolytes"
    Editors' Suggestion doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.055901

  10. P. Hirel, P. Carrez, E. Clouet, P. Cordier, Acta Mater. 106 (2016) 313-321
    "The electric charge and climb of edge dislocations in perovskite oxides: the case of high-pressure MgSiO3 bridgmanite"

  11. A. Kraych, P. Carrez, P. Hirel, E. Clouet, P. Cordier, Phys. Rev. B 93 (2016) 014103
    "Peierls potential and kink-pair mechanism in high-pressure MgSiO3 perovskite: an atomic scale study"

  12. P. Hirel, A.F. Mark, M. Castillo-Rodriguez, W. Sigle, M. Mrovec, C. Elsässer, Phys. Rev. B 92 (2015) 214101
    "Theoretical and experimental study of the core structure and mobility of dislocations and their influence on the ferroelectric polarization in perovskite KNbO3"
    Editors' Suggestion doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.92.214101

  13. P. Hirel, Comput. Phys. Comm. 197 (2015) 212-219
    "Atomsk: a tool for converting and manipulating atomic data files"

  14. P. Cuvillier, H. Leroux, D. Jacob, P. Hirel, Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 50 (2015) 1529-1545
    "Fe-Mg interdiffusion profiles in rimed forsterite grains in the Allende matrix: time-temperature constraints for the parent body metamorphism"

  15. P. Hirel, A. Kraych, P. Carrez, P. Cordier, Acta Mater. 79 (2014) 117-125
    "Atomic core structure and mobility of [100](010) and [010](100) dislocations in MgSiO3 perovskite"

  16. P. Hirel, M. Mrovec, C. Elsässer, Acta Mater. 60 (2012) 329-338
    "Atomistic simulation study of <110> dislocations in strontium titanate"

  17. P. Hirel, P. Marton, M. Mrovec, C. Elsässer, Acta Mater. 58 (2010) 6072-6079
    "Theoretical study of {110} generalized stacking faults and their influence on dislocation properties in perovskite oxides"

  18. S. Brochard, P. Hirel, L. Pizzagalli, J. Godet, Acta Mater. 58 (2010) 4182-4190
    "Elastic limit for surface step dislocation nucleation in face-centered cubic metals: temperature and step height dependence"

  19. J. Godet, P. Hirel, S. Brochard, L. Pizzagalli, Phys. Status Solidi A 206 (2009) 1885-1891
    "Dislocation nucleation from surface step in silicon: The glide set versus the shuffle set"

  20. J. Godet, P. Hirel, S. Brochard, L. Pizzagalli, J. Appl. Phys. 105 (2009) 026104
    "Evidence of two plastic regimes controlled by dislocation nucleation in silicon nanostructures"

  21. P. Hirel, J. Godet, S. Brochard, L. Pizzagalli, P. Beauchamp, Phys. Rev. B 78 (2008) 064109
    "Determination of activation parameters for dislocation formation from a surface in fcc metals by atomistic simulations"

  22. P. Hirel, S. Brochard, L. Pizzagalli, P. Beauchamp, Scripta Mater. 57 (2007) 1141-1144
    "Effects of temperature and surface step on the incipient plasticity in strained aluminium by atomistic simulations"

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