Publications
Papers  PhD thesis  Models  Presentations  Web
Refereed papers in international journals:
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Determination of Ms temperature: methods, meaning and influence of slow start phenomenon,
T. Sourmail, V. Smanio
Materials Science and Technology, 2013:in press, pxx

Low temperature kinetics of bainite formation in high carbon steels,
T. Sourmail, V. Smanio
Acta Materialia, 2013:61, p26392648

Wear of nanostructured carbidefree bainitic steels under dry rollingsliding conditions,
A. Leiro, E. Vuorinen, K.G. Sundin, B. Prakash, T. Sourmail, V. Smanio, F.G. Caballero, C. GarciaMateo, R. Elvira
WEAR, 2013:298299, p4247

Tensile behaviour of a nanocrystalline bainitic steel containing 3 wt% silicon,
C. GarciaMateo, F.G. Caballero, T. Sourmail, M. Kuntz, J. Cornide, V. Smanio, R. Elvira
Mater Sci Eng A, 2012:549, p185192

Evolution of Microstructure and Mechanical Properties during Tempering of Continuously Cooled Bainitic Steels,
T. Sourmail, V. Smanio, F.G. Caballero, J. Cornide, C. Capdevilla, C. GarcíaMateo
Mater Sci Forum, 2012:706, p23082313

A Simple Model for Abnormal Grain Growth,
M.A. Razzak, M. Perez, T. Sourmail, S. Cazottes, M. Frotey
ISIJ International, 2012:52, p22782282

Effect of Partial Martensite Transformation on Bainite Reaction Kinetics in Different 1% C Steels,
V. Smanio, T. Sourmail
Solid State Phenomena, 2011:172, p821826

Composition optimization of highstrength steels for sulfide stress cracking resistance improvement,
C. Mendibide and T. Sourmail
Corrosion Science, 2009:51, p28782884

TEM and EELS study of carbide precipitation in low alloyed steels
C. Leguen, M. Perez, T. Epicier, D. Acevedo, T. Sourmail
EMC 2008, 14th European Microscopy Congress, p457

A review of the effect of coldwork on the resistance to sulphide stress cracking,
T. Sourmail Corrosion 2006, paper 07104

New approach for the bainite start temperature calculation in steels,
C GarciaMateo, T. Sourmail, F. G. Caballero, C. Capdevilla and
C. Garcia de Andres Mater. Sci. Techn., 2005:21, p934940

Near equiatomic FeCo alloys: constitution, mechanical and magnetic properties,
T. Sourmail, Prog. Mater. Sci., 2005:50, p816880

Comments on `Character of transformations in FeCo system',
T. Sourmail, Scripta Mater., 2005:52, p13471351

Critical assessment of models for predicting the Ms temperature of steels, T. Sourmail and C. GarciaMateo
Comp. Mater. Sci., 2005:34, p323334

A model for predicting the Ms temperatures of steels, T. Sourmail and C. GarciaMateo
Comp. Mater. Sci., 2005:34,p213218

Mechanical property prediction of commercially pure titanium welds with artificial neural network, Y. H. Wei, H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia and T. Sourmail
J. Mater. Sci. Techn., 2005:21, p403407

Modeling mechanical properties of GTAW welds of commercial titanium alloys with artificial neural network, Y. H. Wei, H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia and T. Sourmail
T. Nonferr. Metal. Soc., 2005:15, p7074

Microstructural evolution of two variants of NF709 during ageing at 1023 and
1073 K, T. Sourmail and H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia
Metall. Mater. Trans. A, 2005:36A, p2334

Design of new Fe9CrWV reducedactivation martensitic steels for creep
properties at 650 C, Y. de Carlan, M. Murugananth, T. Sourmail and H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia
J. Nucl. Mater., 2004:329333, p238242

Evolution of strength and coercivity during annealing of FeCo based alloys, T. Sourmail,
Scripta Mater., 2004:51, p589591.

Formation of chromium borides in quenched modified 310 austenitic stainless steel, T. Sourmail, T. Okuda and J. E. Taylor,
Scripta Mater., 2004:50, p12711276.
 Stability of retained austenite in TRIPassisted steels, M. Sherif, C. GarciaMateo, T. Sourmail and H.K.D.H. Bhadeshia,Mater. Sci. Techn., 2004:20, p319322.

Design of creepresistant steels: success and failure of models, H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia and T. Sourmail,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 2003:44, p299314.

Modelling simultaneous precipitation reactions in austenitic
stainless steels, T. Sourmail and H.K.D.H. Bhadeshia, CALPHAD, 2003:27, p169175.

Sensitisation and Evolution of Chromiumdepleted Zones in
FeCrNiC systems, T. Sourmail, C.H. Too, H.K.D.H. Bhadeshia, ISIJ Int.,
2003:11, p18141820.
 A Neural Network Model of the Creep Strength of Austenitic Stainless Steels, T. Sourmail, H.K.D.H. Bhadeshia and D.J.C. MacKay Mat. Sci. Tech. 2002:186 p655663

Design of a creepresistant nickelbase superalloy for powerplant
applications. Part III: Experimental results,
F. Tancret, T. Sourmail, M.A. Yescas, R.W. Evans, C. McAleese, L. Singh, T. Smeeton and H.K.D.H. Bhadeshia,
Mat. Sci. Tech., Vol. 19 (2003)297302.

Review: Precipitation in CreepResistant Austenitic Stainless
Steels, T. Sourmail, Mat.Sci.Tech. 2001: 171 p114
This was a commended entry of the 1999 IoM Litterature Survey competition.
PhD thesis
The full thing. Chapter 1: Preface, acknowledgments, toc, introduction.
 Chapter 2: Precipitates in creepresistant austenitic stainless steels. This is published above as Review: Precipitation in CreepResistant Austenitic Stainless Steels.
 Chapter 3: Modelling precipitation reactions in steels.
 Chapter 4: The growth rate of precipitates.
 Chapter 5: Capillarity in multicomponent systems. chapter 3 and 5 are combined in paper to appear in CALPHAD.
 Chapter 6: Overall transformation kinetics.
 Chapter 7: Experimental procedures.
 Chapter 8: Precipitation behaviour of NF709 and NF709R under static ageing at 750 ^{o}C and 800 ^{o}C. This is published above as Microstructural evolution of two variants of NF709 during ageing at 1023 and 1073 K, Mater. Metall. Trans. A
 Chapter 9: Modelling the creep rupture life of austenitic stainless steels. This is published above as A Neural Network Model of the Creep Strength of Austenitic Stainless Steels.
 Chapter 10: Summary and future work.
Softwares and data published on MAP:
 MAP_STEEL_CREEP_LIFE_AUSTENITIC, a neural network model for the creep life of austenitic stainless steels.
 MAP_STEEL_CREEP_STRENGTH_AUSTENITIC, a neural network model for the creep strength of austenitic stainless steels.
 MAP_DATA_ADI_KINETIC, dilatometric data for the bainite formation in austempered ductile iron.
Presentations

Presentations to China Steel Corp.: computer modelling of diffusion controlled, simultaneous phase transformations.
8 presentations: the CALPHAD method (1), modelling nucleation (2), estimating the growth rate (3), multicomponent capillarity (3b), overall kinetics (4), examples(5). Adaptation to nonuniform bulk compositions: multicomponent diffusion(6), the example of sentitisation(7). 
Presentations to China Steel Corp.: neural network modelling of complex properties.
5 presentations: overview of neural networks (1), Bayesian probabilities (2), linear regression in bayesian framework (3), neural networks in bayesian framework (4), examples (5).  Presentation for NPL users meeting, november 2002.
 Group seminar presentation on PhD project.
Some stuff for the Web:
 A translation in french of "The Bainite Reaction in Steels".
 A simple tutorial for MTDATA.
 A tutorial for a software I've written, called Model Manager.
 MAP online, MAP online