Journal Publications

Google Scholar Profile

  1. Bistri, D., Afshar, A., Di Leo, C.V. “Modeling the chemo-mechanical behavior of all-solid-state batteries: a review.” Meccanica, 775, 2020. [html]
  2. Xia, X., Afshar, A., Yang, H., Portela, C.M., Kochmann, D.M., Di Leo, C.V., Greer, J.R. “Electrochemically reconfigurable architected materials.” Nature, 573, 2019. [html]
  3. Tippens, J., Miers, J., Afshar, A., Lewis, J., Cortes, F.J.Q., Qiao, H., Marchese, T.S., Di Leo, C.V., Saldana, C. and McDowell, M.T. “Visualizing Chemo-Mechanical Degradation of a Solid-State Battery Electrolyte.” ACS Energy Letters, 4(6), 2019. [html]
  4. Di Leo, C.V., León B., Wachlin, J., Kurien, M., Krishnan, A., Krishnan, A., Rimoli, J.J., Costello M. “Design of a Crashworthy Cable-Driven Four-Bar Link Robotic Landing Gear System”. Journal of Aircraft, 57(2)., 2019. [html]
  5. Di Leo, C.V., Rimoli, J.J. “New perspectives on the grain-size dependent yield strength of polycrystalline metals.” Scripta Materialia, 166, 2019. [html]
  6. Leon, B., Rimoli, J.J., Di Leo, C.V. “Elastomer Encapsulated Pressure Sensor with Engineered Air Cavity for Force Sensing.” IEEE Sensors Journal, 19(16), 2019. [html]
  7. Nadkarni, N., Rejovitsky, E., Fraggedakis, D., Di Leo, C.V. Smith, R.B., Bai, P., Bazant, M.Z. “Interplay of phase boundary anisotropy and electro-auto-catalytic surface reactions on the lithium intercalation dynamics in LiXFePO4 platelet like nanoparticles.” Physical Review Materials, 2(8), 2018. [html]
  8. Xiaoxing, X., Di Leo, C.V., Gu, X.W., Lozano, A., Greer, J. “In Situ Lithiation-Delithiation of Mechanically Robust Cu-Si Core-Shell Nanolattices in a Scanning Electron Microscope.” ACS Energy Letters, 1, 492-499, 2016. [html]
  9. Di Leo, C.V., Rejovitzky, E., and Anand, L., (2015). “Diffusion-deformation theory for amorphous silicon anodes: the role of plastic deformation on elecrochemical performance.” International Journal of Solids and Structures, 67-68, 283-296. [html]
  10. Rejovitzky, E., Di Leo, C.V., and Anand, L., (2015). “A theory and a simulation capability for the growth of a solid electrolyte interphase layer at an anode particle in a Li-ion battery.” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 78, 210-230.   [html]
  11. Chester, S.A., Di Leo, C.V., and Anand, L. (2014). “A finite element implementation of a coupled diffusion-deformation theory for elastomeric gels.” International Journal of Solids and Structures, 52, 1-28.   [html]
  12. Di Leo, C.V., Rejovitzky, E., and Anand, L. (2014). “A Cahn-Hilliard-type phase-field theory for species diffusion coupled with large elastic deformations: application to phase-separating Li-ion electrode materials.” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 70, 1-29.   [html]
  13. Di Leo, C.V., Luk-Cyr, J., Liu, H., Loeffel, K., Al-Athel, K., and Anand, L. (2014). “A new methodology for characterizing traction-separation relations for interfacial delamination of thermal barrier coatings.” Acta Materialia, 71, 306-318.   [html]
  14. Di Leo, C.V., and Anand, L. (2013). “Hydrogen in metals: A coupled theory for species diffusion and large elastic-plastic deformations.” International Journal of Plasticity, 43, 42-69.   [html]

Conference Publications (Refereed)

  1. León, B., Rimoli, J. J. , and Di Leo, C.V.  (2019). “Ground and Flight Tests of a Cable-Driven Four-Bar Linkage Robotic Landing Gear for Rotorcraft,” Proceedings of the Vertical Flight Society’s Forum 75. 2019 Robert L. Lichten Award Recipient. [html]
  2. Di Leo, C. V., Leon, B., Wachlin, J., Kurien, M., Rimoli, J. J., Costello, M. “Cable-Driven Four- Bar Link Robotic Landing Gear Mechanism: Rapid Design and Survivability Testing.” In 2018 AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, p. 0491, 2018.
  3. Bhattacharyya, R., Di Leo, C.V., Floerkemeier, C., Sarma, S., and Anand, L. “RFID tag antenna based temperature sensing using shape memory polymer actuation.” In Sensors, 2010 IEEE, 2363- 2368, 2010.
  4. Chester, S.A., Srivastava, V., Di Leo, C.V., and Anand, L. A large-deformation theory for thermally- actuated shape-memory polymers and its application. In ASME 2010 IMECE, 677-683., 2010.


  1. Di Leo, C.V., Costello, M.F., Leon, B., Rimoli, J.J., (October 2017) “Sensing Devices and Methods of Using Same.” Patent Pending (Filed). [html]
  2. Di Leo, C.V., Costello, M.F., Leon, B., Rimoli, J.J., Ward, M.B., (September 2017) “Cable-Driven Four-Bar Link Leg Mechanism.” Patent Pending (Filed).  [html]
  3. Rimoli J.J., Di Leo, C.V., Gebara, C. and Lavirgen, J., (December, 2015). “Articulated joint mechanism for cable-based and tensegrity structures.” Patent Pending (Filed). [html] [pdf]
  4. Prest, C.D., and Di Leo, C.V (December, 2009). “Compact media player.” U.S. Patent No. 8,724,339. [html] [pdf]
  5. Prest, C.D., Di Leo, C.V., and Minoo, J. (July, 2009). “Accessory controller for electronic devices.” U.S. Patent No. 8,314,354. [html] [pdf]