Associate Professor Sophie   Primig
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Sophie Primig

  • Certificate in Executive Management and Development - AGSM CEMD (2020), Australian Graduate School of Management, UNSW Sydney
  • Graduate Certificate of University Learning and Teaching (2018), UNSW Sydney
  • Ph.D. in Mining and Metallurgical Engineering (2012), Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria)
  • M.Eng. in Materials Science and Engineering (2008), Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria)
Science
Sch of Materials Sci & Eng
  • Associate Professor, School of Materials Science and Engineering, UNSW Sydney, Australia, 2020 - current
  • UNSW Scientia Fellow, 2019 - current
  • ARC DECRA Fellow, 2018 - 2020
  • Senior Lecturer, School of Materials Science and Engineering, UNSW Sydney, Australia, 2017 - 2019
  • Lecturer, School of Materials Science and Engineering, UNSW Sydney, Australia, 2015 - 2017
  • Senior Scientist and Head of the ‘High Performance Materials and Steels’ group, Department of Physical Metallurgy and Materials Testing, Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria), 2013 - 2015
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Christian Doppler Laboratory 'Early Stages of Precipitation', Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria), 2012 - 2013
Phone
+61 2 9385-5284
Location
Room 346, Hilmer Building, E10 Kensington, New South Wales, 2033 Australia

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Theska F; Haghdadi N, 2020, 'Electron Microscopy Methods', in Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Elsevier, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-819726-4.00031-4
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Davids WJ; Chen H; Nomoto K; Wang H; Babu S; Primig S; Liao X; Breen A; Ringer SP, 2021, 'Phase transformation pathways in Ti-6Al-4V manufactured via electron beam powder bed fusion', Acta Materialia, vol. 215, pp. 117131 - 117131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2021.117131
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Buerstmayr R; Theska F; Webster R; Lison-Pick M; Primig S, 2021, 'Correlative analysis of grain boundary precipitates in Ni-based superalloy René 41', Materials Characterization, vol. 178, pp. 111250 - 111250, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2021.111250
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Rielli VV; Theska F; Godor F; Stanojevic A; Oberwinkler B; Primig S, 2021, 'Evolution of nanoscale precipitates during common Alloy 718 ageing treatments', Materials and Design, vol. 205, pp. 109762 - 109762, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2021.109762
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haghdadi N; Laleh M; Moyle M; Primig S, 2021, 'Additive manufacturing of steels: a review of achievements and challenges', Journal of Materials Science, vol. 56, pp. 64 - 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-020-05109-0
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Wang H; Chao Q; Yang L; Cabral M; Song ZZ; Wang BY; Primig S; Xu W; Chen ZB; Ringer SP; Liao XZ, 2021, 'Introducing transformation twins in titanium alloys: an evolution of α-variants during additive manufacturing', Materials Research Letters, vol. 9, pp. 119 - 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21663831.2020.1850536
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lim B; Chen H; Chen Z; Haghdadi N; Liao X; Primig S; Babu SS; Breen AJ; Ringer SP, 2021, 'Microstructure-property gradients in Ni-based superalloy (Inconel 738) additively manufactured via electron beam powder bed fusion', Additive Manufacturing, vol. 46, pp. 102121 - 102121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addma.2021.102121
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    DeMott R; Haghdadi N; Liao X; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2021, '3D characterization of microstructural evolution and variant selection in additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4 V', Journal of Materials Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-021-06216-2
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Laleh M; Hughes AE; Tan MY; Rohrer GS; Primig S; Haghdadi N, 2021, 'Grain boundary character distribution in an additively manufactured austenitic stainless steel', Scripta Materialia, vol. 192, pp. 115 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2020.10.018
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Chakraborty A; Primig S, 2021, 'Influence of Finish Rolling Temperature and Molybdenum Addition on Strengthening of Low Carbon Niobium Steels—A Computational and Experimental Study', Steel Research International, pp. 2100085 - 2100085, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/srin.202100085
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Rielli VV; Theska F; Primig S, 2021, 'Correlative Approach for Atom Probe Sample Preparation of Interfaces Using Plasma Focused Ion Beam without Lift-Out', Microscopy and Microanalysis, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927621000349
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Theska F; Nomoto K; Godor F; Oberwinkler B; Stanojevic A; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2020, 'On the early stages of precipitation during direct ageing of Alloy 718', Acta Materialia, vol. 188, pp. 492 - 503, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2020.02.034
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haghdadi N; Primig S; Annasamy M; Cizek P; Hodgson PD; Fabijanic DM, 2020, 'Dynamic recrystallization in AlXCoCrFeNi duplex high entropy alloys', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 830, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2020.154720
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haghdadi N; DeMott R; Stephenson PL; Liao XZ; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2020, 'Five-parameter characterization of intervariant boundaries in additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4V', Materials and Design, vol. 196, pp. 109177 - 109177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2020.109177
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Wang H; Zhu ZG; Chen H; Wang AG; Liu JQ; Liu HW; Zheng RK; Nai SML; Primig S; Babu SS; Ringer SP; Liao XZ, 2020, 'Effect of cyclic rapid thermal loadings on the microstructural evolution of a CrMnFeCoNi high-entropy alloy manufactured by selective laser melting', Acta Materialia, vol. 196, pp. 609 - 625, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2020.07.006
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    DeMott R; Collins P; Kong C; Liao X; Ringer S; Primig S, 2020, '3D electron backscatter diffraction study of α lath morphology in additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4V', Ultramicroscopy, vol. 218, pp. 113073 - 113073, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2020.113073
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Stephenson PL; Haghdadi N; DeMott R; Liao XZ; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2020, 'Effect of scanning strategy on variant selection in additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4V', Additive Manufacturing, vol. 36, pp. 101581 - 101581, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addma.2020.101581
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haghdadi N; Primig S; Annasamy M; Cizek P; Hodgson PD; Fabijanic DM, 2020, 'On the hot-worked microstructure of a face-centered cubic Al0.3CoCrFeNi high entropy alloy', Scripta Materialia, vol. 178, pp. 144 - 149, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2019.11.022
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Small KA; Clayburn Z; DeMott R; Primig S; Fullwood D; Taheri ML, 2020, 'Interplay of dislocation substructure and elastic strain evolution in additively manufactured Inconel 625', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 785, pp. 139380 - 139380, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2020.139380
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haghdadi N; Whitelock E; Lim B; Chen H; Liao X; Babu SS; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2020, 'Multimodal γ′ precipitation in Inconel-738 Ni-based superalloy during electron-beam powder bed fusion additive manufacturing', Journal of Materials Science, vol. 55, pp. 13342 - 13350, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-020-04915-w
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Theska F; Stanojevic A; Oberwinkler B; Primig S, 2020, 'Microstructure-property relationships in directly aged Alloy 718 turbine disks', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 776, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2020.138967
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ledermueller C; Pratiwi HI; Webster RF; Eizadjou M; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2020, 'Microalloying effects of Mo versus Cr in HSLA steels with ultrafine-grained ferrite microstructures', Materials and Design, vol. 185, pp. 108278 - 108278, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2019.108278
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Eizadjou M; Chen H; Czettl C; Pachlhofer J; Primig S; Ringer SP, 2020, 'An observation of the binder microstructure in WC-(Co+Ru) cemented carbides using transmission Kikuchi diffraction', Scripta Materialia, vol. 183, pp. 55 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2020.03.010
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ledermueller C; Zhu H; Li H; Primig S, 2020, 'An Initial Report on the Structure–Property Relationships of a High-Strength Low-Alloy Steel Subjected to Advanced Thermomechanical Processing in Ferrite', Steel Research International, vol. 91, pp. 1900596 - 1900596, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/srin.201900596
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Theska F; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2019, 'Atom Probe Microscopy of Strengthening Effects in Alloy 718', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 25, pp. 470 - 480, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927618015611
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Theska F; Ceguerra AV; Turk C; Breen AJ; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2019, 'Correlative study of lattice imperfections in long-range ordered, nano-scale domains in a Fe-Co-Mo alloy', Ultramicroscopy, vol. 204, pp. 91 - 100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2019.05.005
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ledermueller C; Kozeschnik E; Webster RF; Primig S, 2019, 'Advanced Thermo-mechanical Process for Homogenous Hierarchical Microstructures in HSLA Steels', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 50, pp. 5800 - 5815, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-019-05486-5
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hollerweger R; Riedl H; Arndt M; Kolozsvari S; Primig S; Mayrhofer PH, 2019, 'Guidelines for increasing the oxidation resistance of Ti-Al-N based coatings', Thin Solid Films, vol. 688, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2019.05.009
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Chen H; Cooper C; Durrant C; Li Y; Primig S; Liao X; Babu SS; Ringer SP, 2019, 'Graded Microstructure of Additive Manufactured Ti-6Al-4V via Electron Beam Melting', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 25, pp. 498 - 499, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s1431927619003222
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Wang H; Zhu ZG; Chen HS; Nai SM; An XH; Zheng RK; Primig S; Ringer SP; Liao XZ, 2019, 'Effect of Cyclic Thermal Loadings on the Microstructural Evolution of a Cantor Alloy in 3D Printing Processes', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 25, pp. 2568 - 2569, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s1431927619013576
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Theska F; Stanojevic A; Oberwinkler B; Ringer SP; Primig S, 2018, 'On conventional versus direct ageing of Alloy 718', Acta Materialia, vol. 156, pp. 116 - 124, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2018.06.034
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Maric M; Muránsky O; Karatchevtseva I; Ungár T; Hester J; Studer A; Scales N; Ribárik G; Primig S; Hill MR, 2018, 'The effect of cold-rolling on the microstructure and corrosion behaviour of 316L alloy in FLiNaK molten salt', Corrosion Science, vol. 142, pp. 133 - 144, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2018.07.006
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Drexler A; Oberwinkler B; Primig S; Turk C; Povoden-Karadeniz E; Heinemann A; Ecker W; Stockinger M, 2018, 'Experimental and numerical investigations of the γ″ and γ′ precipitation kinetics in Alloy 718', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 723, pp. 314 - 323, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2018.03.013
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Leitner K; Scheiber D; Jakob S; Primig S; Clemens H; Povoden-Karadeniz E; Romaner L, 2018, 'How grain boundary chemistry controls the fracture mode of molybdenum', Materials and Design, vol. 142, pp. 36 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2018.01.012
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Schulz B; Andersen HL; Al Bahri OK; Johannessen B; Liu J; Primig S; Sharma N, 2018, 'Electrochemical performance and structure of Al2W3-: XMoxO12', CrystEngComm, vol. 20, pp. 1352 - 1360, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7ce01707c
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Bliznuk V; Verdiere A; Petrov R; Winkelhofer F; Clemens H; Primig S, 2018, 'High-resolution characterization of the martensite-austenite constituent in a carbide-free bainitic steel', Materials Characterization, vol. 144, pp. 182 - 190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2018.07.011
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ledermueller C; Li H; Primig S, 2018, 'Engineering Hierarchical Microstructures via Advanced Thermo-Mechanical Processing of a Modern HSLA Steel', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 49, pp. 6337 - 6350, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-018-4934-3
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Leitner (née Babinsky) K; Felfer PJ; Holec D; Cairney J; Knabl W; Lorich A; Clemens H; Primig S, 2017, 'On grain boundary segregation in molybdenum materials', Materials and Design, vol. 135, pp. 204 - 212, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2017.09.019
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ragger KS; Primig S; Daniel R; Kaiser R; Paal J; Mitterer C; Buchmayr B, 2017, 'Cold pilgering of duplex steel tubes: The response of austenite and ferrite to excessive cold deformation up to high strains', Materials Characterization, vol. 128, pp. 257 - 268, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2017.03.026
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ahmadi MR; Rath M; Povoden-Karadeniz E; Primig S; Wojcik T; Danninger A; Stockinger M; Kozeschnik E, 2017, 'Modeling of precipitation strengthening in Inconel 718 including non-spherical γ" precipitates', Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-651X/aa6f54
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Turk C; Leitner H; Schemmel I; Clemens H; Primig S, 2017, 'Atom probe study of B2 order and A2 disorder of the FeCo matrix in an Fe-Co-Mo-alloy', Micron, vol. 98, pp. 24 - 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micron.2017.03.007
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Breen AJ; Babinsky K; Day AC; Eder K; Oakman CJ; Trimby PW; Primig S; Cairney JM; Ringer SP, 2017, 'Correlating Atom Probe Crystallographic Measurements with Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction Data', Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 23, pp. 279 - 290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1431927616012605
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Povoden-Karadeniz E; Schatte J; Knabl W; Clemens H; Primig S, 2017, 'Thermodynamic evaluation of the Mo-rich corner of the Mo-Hf-C system including O impurities', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 695, pp. 372 - 381, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.10.227
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Verdiere A; Hofer C; De Waele S; Bliznuk V; Primig S; Cottenier S; Tran MD; Pennings B; Kestens LAI; Petrov RH, 2017, 'Precipitation in simultaneously nitrided and aged Mo-containing maraging steel', Materials Characterization, vol. 131, pp. 21 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2017.06.014
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Primig S; Clemens H; Winkelhofer F; Schnitzer R, 2017, 'Influence of Heat Treatment on Microstructure Stability and Mechanical Properties of a Carbide-Free Bainitic Steel', Advanced Engineering Materials, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adem.201600658
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Stechauner G; Primig S; Kozeschnik E, 2017, 'Early Stages of Cu Precipitation in 15-5 PH Maraging Steel Revisited – Part II: Thermokinetic Simulation', Steel Research International, vol. 88, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/srin.201600085
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Stechauner G; Kozeschnik E, 2017, 'Early Stages of Cu Precipitation in 15–5 PH Maraging Steel Revisited − Part I: Experimental Analysis', Steel Research International, vol. 88, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/srin.201600084
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Leitner H; Clemens H; Primig S, 2016, 'On the evolution of secondary hardening carbides during continuous versus isothermal heat treatment of high speed steel HS 6-5-2', Materials Characterization, vol. 120, pp. 323 - 330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2016.09.021
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Babinsky K; Primig S; Knabl W; Lorich A; Stickler R; Clemens H, 2016, 'Fracture Behavior and Delamination Toughening of Molybdenum in Charpy Impact Tests', JOM, vol. 68, pp. 2854 - 2863, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11837-016-2075-y
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Karge L; Schatte J; Gilles R; Dallinger R; Weißensteiner I; Staron P; Knabl W; Primig S; Clemens H, 2016, 'Evolution of strain-induced hafnium carbides in a molybdenum base Mo–Hf–C alloy studied by small-angle neutron scattering and complementary methods', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 688, pp. 619 - 631, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.06.282
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Zuber M; Clemens H; Primig S, 2016, 'Induction Tempering vs Conventional Tempering of a Heat-Treatable Steel', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 47, pp. 3694 - 3702, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-016-3534-3
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Turk C; Leitner H; Kellezi G; Clemens H; Gan WM; Staron P; Primig S, 2016, 'Impact of the B2 ordering behavior on the mechanical properties of a FeCoMo alloy', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 662, pp. 511 - 518, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.03.083
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Bliznuk V; Verdiere A; Petrov R; Winkelhofer F; Clemens H; Primig S, 2016, 'Correlative microscopy of a carbide-free bainitic steel', Micron, vol. 81, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micron.2015.10.008
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Pöhl C; Holec D; Schatte J; Povoden-Karadeniz E; Knabl W; Clemens H; Primig S, 2016, 'On the chemistry of the carbides in a molybdenum base Mo-Hf-C alloy produced by powder metallurgy', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 654, pp. 445 - 454, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.09.126
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Winkelhofer F; Clemens H; Primig S, 2016, 'Morphology change of retained austenite during austempering of carbide-free bainitic steel', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 664, pp. 236 - 246, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.04.005
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Investigation of the self tempering effect of martensite by means of atom probe tomography', Praktische Metallographie/Practical Metallography, vol. 52, pp. 374 - 383, http://dx.doi.org/10.3139/147.110343
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Turk C; Kellezi G; Leitner H; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Influence of the sample preparation technique on the μ phase fraction analysis in a Fe-25Co-15Mo alloy by means of XRD', Praktische Metallographie/Practical Metallography, vol. 52, pp. 323 - 333, http://dx.doi.org/10.3139/147.110344
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Leitner H; Winkelhofer F; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Structural characterization of "carbide-free" bainite in a Fe-0.2C-1.5Si-2.5Mn steel', Materials Characterization, vol. 102, pp. 85 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2015.02.020
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Clemens H; Knabl W; Lorich A; Stickler R, 2015, 'Orientation dependent recovery and recrystallization behavior of hot-rolled molybdenum', International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, vol. 48, pp. 179 - 186, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2014.09.008
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Haslberger P; Turk C; Babinsky K; Caliskanoglu D; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Boron Grain Boundary Segregation in a Heat Treatable Steel', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 160, pp. 204 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-015-0358-1
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Mayer S; Hawranek G; Mendez-Martin F; Panzenböck M; Pölzl S; Primig S; Rashkova B; Clemens H, 2015, 'The role of metallography in the development and characterization of high-performance materials', Praktische Metallographie/Practical Metallography, vol. 52, pp. 59 - 74, http://dx.doi.org/10.3139/147.110329
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Schatte J; Knabl W; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Texture Evolution during Deformation of a Mo-Hf-C Alloy Studied with Electron Backscatter Diffraction', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 160, pp. 226 - 230, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-015-0353-6
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Preparation of carbide-free bainitic steels for EBSD investigations', Praktische Metallographie/Practical Metallography, vol. 52, pp. 384 - 395
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S, 2015, 'Advanced Structure-Property Relationships: Made in Styria!', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 160, pp. 203 - 203, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-015-0360-7
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Schatte J; Knabl W; Dallinger R; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Evolution of strain-induced precipitates in a molybdenum base MO-HF-C alloy', Advances in Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials - Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials, PowderMet 2015
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Babinsky K; Knabl W; Lorich A; De Kloe R; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Grain boundary study of technically pure molybdenum by combining APT and TKD', Ultramicroscopy, vol. 159, pp. 445 - 451, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2015.05.014
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Schatte J; Knabl W; Dallinger R; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Evolution of strain-induced precipitates in a molybdenum-base Mo-Hf-C alloy', International Journal of Powder Metallurgy, vol. 51, pp. 21 - 25
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Babinsky K; Weidow J; Knabl W; Lorich A; Leitner H; Primig S, 2014, 'Atom probe study of grain boundary segregation in technically pure molybdenum', Materials Characterization, vol. 87, pp. 95 - 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matchar.2013.11.001
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Lang D; Pöhl C; Schatte J; Primig S; Leitner H, 2014, 'On the precipitation mechanism in the molybdenum based alloy MHC (Mo-Hf-C)', Powder Metallurgy, vol. 57, pp. 311 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/0032589914Z.000000000214
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Babinsky K; Knabl W; Lorich A; De Kloe R; Clemens H; Primig S, 2014, 'Grain boundary study of technically pure molybdenum by combining APT and TKD', Ultramicroscopy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2015.05.014
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hollerweger R; Riedl H; Paulitsch J; Arndt M; Rachbauer R; Polcik P; Primig S; Mayrhofer PH, 2014, 'Origin of high temperature oxidation resistance of Ti-Al-Ta-N coatings', Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 257, pp. 78 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2014.02.067
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ressel G; Primig S; Leitner H, 2014, 'The effect of zr incorporation caused by ball abrasion in a milled Fe-Y2O3 model alloy', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 45, pp. 1552 - 1558, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-013-2052-9
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Babinsky K; De Kloe R; Clemens H; Primig S, 2014, 'A novel approach for site-specific atom probe specimen preparation by focused ion beam and transmission electron backscatter diffraction', Ultramicroscopy, vol. 144, pp. 9 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2014.04.003
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Leitner H; Zuber M; Clemens H; Primig S, 2014, 'Induction Hardening vs Conventional Hardening of a Heat Treatable Steel', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 45, pp. 5657 - 5666, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2518-4
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Nöhrer M; Mayer W; Primig S; Zamberger S; Kozeschnik E; Leitner H, 2014, 'Influence of deformation on the precipitation behavior of Nb(CN) in austenite and ferrite', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 45, pp. 4210 - 4219, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2373-3
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ressel G; Parz P; Primig S; Leitner H; Clemens H; Puff W, 2014, 'New findings on the atomistic mechanisms active during mechanical milling of a Fe-Y2O3 model alloy', Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4869787
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Zacharias H; Arndt J; Primig S, 2014, 'Einfluss der Mikrolegierung (Nb, Al, N) auf die Feinkornbeständigkeit von Einsatzstählen vom Typ 18CrNiMo7−6', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 159, pp. 296 - 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-014-0272-y
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Kozeschnik E, 2014, 'Early Stages of Precipitation: Experiments and Modelling', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 159, pp. 5 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-013-0226-9
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Leitner H; Zuber M; Clemens H; Primig S, 2014, 'Induction Hardening vs Conventional Hardening of a Heat Treatable Steel', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-014-2518-4
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Nöhrer M; Zamberger S; Primig S; Leitner H, 2013, 'Atom probe study of vanadium interphase precipitates and randomly distributed vanadium precipitates in ferrite', Micron, vol. 54-55, pp. 57 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micron.2013.08.008
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ressel G; Primig S; Leitner H, 2013, 'The evolution of y distribution during the processing route of mechanically alloyed iron studied by means of atom probe tomography', International Journal of Materials Research, vol. 104, pp. 1088 - 1095, http://dx.doi.org/10.3139/146.110964
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Knabl W; Lorich A; Clemens H; Stickler R, 2012, 'Influence of the heating rate on the recrystallization behavior of molybdenum', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 535, pp. 316 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2011.12.099
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Knabl W; Lorich A; Stickler R, 2012, 'Static recrystallization of molybdenum after deformation below 0.5*TM (K)', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 43, pp. 4806 - 4818, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-012-1292-4
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Knabl W; Lorich A; Clemens H; Stickler R, 2012, 'Textural evolution during dynamic recovery and static recrystallization of molybdenum', Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science, vol. 43, pp. 4794 - 4805, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-012-1291-5
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Lorich A; Knabl W; Clemens H; Stickler R, 2011, 'SEM and TEM investigations of recovery and recrystallization in technically pure molybdenum', Praktische Metallographie/Practical Metallography, vol. 48, pp. 344 - 355, http://dx.doi.org/10.3139/147.110136
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H, 2011, 'Separation of overlapping retained austenite decomposition and cementite precipitation reactions during tempering of martensitic steel by means of thermal analysis', Thermochimica Acta, vol. 526, pp. 111 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tca.2011.09.001
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Clemens H; Lorich A; Knabl W; Stickler R, 2010, 'On the recrystallization behavior of technically pure molybdenum', International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, vol. 28, pp. 703 - 708, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2010.03.006
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H, 2010, 'Transformation from continuous-to-isothermal aging applied on a maraging steel', Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 527, pp. 4399 - 4405, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2010.03.084
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Leitner H; Clemens H; Stickler R; Lorich A; Knabl W; Köck W, 2010, 'Erholungs- und Rekristallisationsverhalten von technisch reinem Molybdän', BHM Berg- und Hüttenmännische Monatshefte, vol. 155, pp. 20 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00501-009-0530-6
  • Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Stechauner G; Kozeschnik E, 2015, 'Early stages of Cu precipitation in 15-5 PH maraging steel revisited - Experiments and modelling', in PTM 2015 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Solid-Solid Phase Transformations in Inorganic Materials 2015, pp. 169 - 170
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Hofer C; Winkelhofer F; Krammerbauer J; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Atom probe tomography of carbides occurring in "carbide-free" bainitic steels', in Materials Today: Proceedings, pp. S925 - S928, presented at Materials Today: Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2015.07.433
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Mayer W; Sackl S; Shan YV; Primig S; Kozeschnik E, 2015, 'Evolution of precipitates and martensite substructure during continuous heat treatment', in Materials Today: Proceedings, pp. S619 - S622, presented at Materials Today: Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2015.07.360
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Kellezi G; Leitner H; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Martensitic transformation of a high-speed tool steel during continuous heat treatment', in Materials Today: Proceedings, pp. S635 - S638, presented at Materials Today: Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2015.07.364
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Turk C; Kellezi G; Leitner H; Staron P; Gan W; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'B2 order transformation in a Fe - 25 at% Co - 9 at% Mo alloy', in Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, pp. 175 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2015.117
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Sackl S; Kellezi G; Leitner H; Clemens H; Primig S, 2015, 'Comparison of continuous and isothermal tempering of a high speed steel', in PTM 2015 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Solid-Solid Phase Transformations in Inorganic Materials 2015, pp. 99 - 100
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Ragger KS; Buchmayr B, 2014, 'EBSD study of the microstructural evolution during hot compression testing of a superduplex steel', in Materials Science Forum, pp. 973 - 979, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/msf.783-786.973
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Ressel G; Parz P; Fian A; Holec D; Primig S; Puff W; Leitner H; Clemens H, 2014, 'On the behavior of yttria/yttrium during mechanical alloying of a Fe - Y2O3 model alloy system', in Advanced Materials Research, pp. 598 - 603, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.922.598
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Sophie Primig
    Primig S; Ragger KS; Buchmayr B, 2014, 'EBSD study of the microstructural evolution during hot compression testing of a superduplex steel', in Advanced Materials Research, pp. 973 - 979, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.783-786.973

Awards

  • Dean of Science Collaboration & Partnership Award (2020)
  • Future Women Leaders Conference Award, Monash University (2019)
  • UNSW Scientia Fellowship (2019)
  • Postgraduate Research Supervisor Award (2018)
  • ARC DECRA Fellowship (2018)

Grants

Selected recent grants:

S. Primig, S.P. Ringer, B. Oberwinkler
Australian Research Council Linkage Project (LP190101169)
'Structure-property relationships of next generation aero-engine materials'

S.P. Ringer, S. Primig, C. Czettl
Australian Research Council Linkage Project (LP190100850)
'Advanced hard metals: microstructure-property-processing relationships'

M. Ferry, S. Primig, N. Birbilis, P. Nakashima
Australian Research Council Discovery Project (DP190103592)
'Unlocking the diverse property profile of ultra-lightweight magnesium alloys'

S. Primig
Australian Research Council Linkage Project (LP180100144)
'Advancing the Australian Specialty Alloy Processing Capability'

S.P. Ringer, X. Liao, S. Primig
AUSMURI program, Department of Industry, Innovation & Science, Australia (AUSMURI000005)
'Rationalization of Liquid/Solid and Solid/Solid Interphase Instabilities During Thermal-Mechanical Transients of Metal Additive Manufacturing'

S. Primig
Australian Research Council DECRA Fellowship (DE180100440)
'Engineering hierarchical microstructures in high strength low alloy steels'

Industry grants with Australian and international specialty alloy manufacturers

Undergraduate scholarships/internships with Australian steel manufacturers

Consulting on a wide range of metallurgical and materials problems for Australian and international partners

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