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Residual Stresses in Thin Films and Functional Coatings for Surface Engineering

Manuscript Submission Deadline: February 01, 2025 (Manuscripts not accepted more than 6 months prior to this date)
Guest Editor: Heinz Palkowski
Co-Guest Editors: Adele Carrado
Publication Date: August 2025
Keywords: Mechanical Properties, Modeling and Simulation, Shaping and Forming, Surface Modification and Coatings, Thin Films and Interfaces
Scope: This special topic examines thin film and coating strains, their present state, challenges, and future prospects. It describes the complex processes and effects of stress-induced events in various materials. It tackles unsolved challenges and emerging trends using experimental data and theoretical frameworks to provide solutions and research directions. This issue focuses on the complex discussion and helps us comprehend stresses in thin films and coatings for energy, biotechnology, corrosion, wear, and more.
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