Grupos de investigación


  1. E. Reverte, K. Clément, M. Calvo-Dahlborg, G. Álcalá, M. Campos, J. Cornide. Effect of Y2O3 addition on the microstructure and mechanical properties of an Al1.8CoCrCu0.5FeNi BCC HEA. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. October 2023.
  2. M. Lambrecht, G. García-Martín, , Miguel, M.I. Lasanta, F.J. Pérez-Trujillo. Temperature dependence of high-temperature corrosion on nickel-based alloy in molten carbonates for concentrated solar power applications. Corrosion Science. May 2023. 
  3. Encinas-Sánchez, V., Macías-García, A., García-Martín, G., Pérez Trujillo, F.J., Rodríguez-Rego, J.M. Zirconia-based coatings for the protection of ferritic-martensitic steels in a molten salt environment for CSP technology. Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology. 2023. Volume 106(3), pp. 816-826.
  4. M. Lambrecht, G. García-Martín, M.I. Lasanta, Miguel, R. Díaz & F.J. Pérez-Trujillo, Evaluation of the environmental impacts and economical study of Solar Salt in CSP-parabolic trough technology. Materials and High Temperature. (2023) 1-7.
  5. Encinas-Sánchez, V., Macías-García, A., de Miguel, M.T., Pérez, F.J., Rodríguez-Rego, J.M. Electrochemical Impedance Analysis for Corrosion Rate Monitoring of Sol–Gel Protective Coatings in Contact with Nitrate Molten Salts for CSP Applications. Materials. 2023. Volume 16(2) 546.
  6. Alex Humberto Restrepo Carvajal, Jesús María Ríos, Alejandro Alberto Zuleta, Francisco Javier Bolívar, Juan Guillermo Castaña,  Esteban Correa, Félix Echeverria, Mickaël Lambrecht, María Isabel Lasanta, Francisco Javier Pérez Trujillo. Development of low content Ti‑x%wt. Mg alloys by mechanical milling plus hot isostatic pressing. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. (2023).
  7. Babak Omranpour Shahrezaa, Jacques Huotb, Maksim Antonova, Lembit Kommela, Fjodor Sergejeva, Francisco Javier Pérez Trujillo, Anita Heczeld Jeno Gubicza. The effect of microstructure evolution on the wear behavior of tantalum processed by Indirect Extrusion Angular Pressing. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials 111 (2023) 106079. 
  8. E. Frutos, V. Richhariya, F.S. Silva, B. Trindade. Manufacture and mechanical-tribological assessment of diamond-reinforced Cu-based coatings for cutting/grinding tools. Tribology International. Volume 177 (2023) 107947.
  9. M. Gutiérrez, A. Illana, A. Bahillo, M.J. Benito, G. García-Martín, F.J. Pérez, A. Agüero, Comparison between pilot and lab scale testing of aluminide coated and uncoated ferritic steels under oxy-fuel and coal/thistle co-firing conditions, Surface & Coatings Technology 450 (2022) 128982. 
  10. A. Illana ,M.T. de Miguel, G. García-Martín, F.P. Gonçalves, M.G. Sousa, F.J. Pérez,  Experimental study on steam oxidation resistance at 600 ◦C of Inconel 625coatings deposited by HVOF and laser cladding. Surface & Coatings Technology, 451 (2022) 129081.
  11. Mickael Lambrecht, Gustavo García Martín, María Teresa de Miguel, María Isabel Lasanta, Francisco Javier Pérez. Corrosion study of Ni-based alloy in ternary chloride salt for thermal storage application. Corrosion Science, Volume 208 (2022) 110673
  12. Mickael Lambrecht, María Teresa de Miguel, María Isabel Lasanta, Gustavo García Martín, Francisco Javier Pérez. Computational modelling of the local structure and thermophysical properties of ternary MgCl2-NaCl-KCl salt for thermal energy storage applications. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Volume 196 (2022) 123273.
  13. M.T. de Miguel, M.I. Lasanta, G. García-Martín, R.Díaz, F.J. Pérez. Temperature effect and alloying elements impact on the corrosion behaviour of the alloys exposed to molten carbonate environments for CSP application. Corrosion Science. March 2022.
  14. S. Muñoz-Piña, A.M. Alcaide, B.Limones-Ahijón, M.Oliva-Ramírez, V. Rico, G. Alcalá, M.U.González, J.M.García-Martín, R.Alvarez, D.Wang, P.Schaaf, A.R.González-Elipe, A.Palmero, Thin film nanostructuring at oblique angles by substrate patterning, Surface and Coatings Technology, Volume 436, 25 April 2022, 128293.
  15. Mickael Lambrecht, María Teresa de Miguel, María Isabel Lasanta, Francisco Javier Pérez. Past research and future strategies for molten chlorides application in concentrated solar power technologySolar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Volume 237, April 2022, 111557.

  16. A. Garcia-Valenzuela, A.M. Alcaide, V. Rico, F.J. Ferrer, G. Alcala, T.C. Rojas, R. Alvarez, A.R. Gonzalez-Elipe, A. Palmero. Compositional gradients at the nanoscale in substoichiometric thin films deposited by magnetron sputtering at oblique angles: A case study on SiOx thin films. Plasma Processes and Polymeres, 2100116 (2021).

  17. G. García-Martín, M.I. Lasanta, M.T. de Miguel, A. Illana, F.J. Pérez-Trujillo. Corrosion Behavior of VM12-SHC Steel in Contact with Solar Salt and Ternary Molten Salt in Accelerated Fluid Conditions. Energies, 14 (18) 2021  5903.
  18. A. Palmero, G. Alcalá, R. Álvarez. Editorial for Special Issue: Nanostructured Surfaces and Thin Films Synthesis by Physical Vapor Deposition. Nanomaterials, 11 (1) (2021) 148.
  19. V.Encinas-Sánchez, M.I.Lasanta, Miguel, G.García-Martín, F.J.Pérez. Corrosion monitoring of 321H in contact with a quaternary molten salt for parabolic trough CSP plants. Corrosion Science, 178 (2021) 109070.
  20. S. Mato, J.C. Sánchez-López, J. Barriga, F.J. Pérez, G. Alcalá. Insights into the role of the layer architecture of Cr–Ti–N based coatings in long-term high temperature oxidation experiments in steam atmosphere. Ceramics International, 47 (3) (2021) 4257-4266.
  21. J.C. Sánchez-López, A. Caro G. Alcalá, T.C. Rojas. Tailoring CrNx stoichiometry and functionality by means of reactive HiPIMS. Surface and Coatings Technology, 401 (2020) 126235. 
  22. S. Muñoz-Piña, A. Garcia-Valenzuela, E. Oyarzabal, J. Gil-Rostra, V. Rico, G. Alcalá, R. Alvarez, F.L. Tabares, A. Palmero, A.R. Gonzalez-Elipe. Wetting and spreading of liquid lithium onto nanocolumnar tungsten coatings tailored through the topography of stainless steel substrates. Nuclear Fusion, 60 (2020) 126033.
  23. E. Batuecas, C. Mayo, R. Diaz, F.J. Perez. Influence of elemental composition in environmental impacts of steel. Journal of Iron and Steel Research International, 27 (2020) 27 598-607.
  24. Pérez, F.J., Encinas-Sánchez, V., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T., García-Martín, G. Corrosion monitoring of ferritic-martensitic steels in molten salt environments for CSP applications. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2126 (2019) 030040.

  25. Pérez, F.J., De Miguel, M.T., Lasanta, M.I., Encinas-Sánchez, V., García-Martín, G., De Arriba, R. Degradation of a commercial ternary molten salt under various atmospheres for CSP applications. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2126 (2019) 200027.

  26. Illana, A., Almandoz, E., Fuentes, G.G., Pérez, F.J., Mato, S. Comparative study of CrAlSiN monolayer and CrN/AlSiN superlattice multilayer coatings: Behavior at high temperature in steam atmosphere. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 778 (2019) 652-661.
  27. H. Bouchafaa, D, Miroud, S. Mato, Z. Boutaghou, B. Cheniti, F.J. Pérez and G. Alcalá. Comparative investigation of the Ni and the Fe effect on the structure and mechanical response of a WC-W-Ni hardmetal obtained by infiltration. International Journal of Refractory metals and Hards Materials, 79 (2019) 23-30. 
  28. Encinas-Sánchez, V., de Miguel, M.T., Lasanta, M.I., García-Martín, G., Pérez, F.J. Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS): An efficient technique for monitoring corrosion processes in molten salt environments in CSP applications. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 191 (2019) 157-163.
  29. A. Garcia‐Valenzuela, S. Muñoz‐Piña, G. Alcala, R. Alvarez, B. Lacroix, A.J. Santos, J. Cuevas‐Maraver, V. Rico, R. Gago, L. Vazquez, J. Cotrino, A.R. Gonzalez‐Elipe, A. Palmero. Growth of nanocolumnar thin films on patterned substrates at oblique angles. Plasma Process Polymers 16 (2019) 1800135. 
  30. Encinas-Sánchez, V., Batuecas, E., Macías-García, A., Mayo, C., Díaz, R., Pérez, F.J. Corrosion resistance of protective coatings against molten nitrate salts for thermal energy storage and their environmental impact in CSP technology. Solar Energy, 176 (2018) 688-697.
  31. Almandoz, E., fuentes, G.G., Fernández, J., de Bujanda, J.M., Rodríguez, R.J., Pérez-Trujillo, F.J., Alcalá, G. Chemical and mechanical stability of air annealed cathodic arc avaporated CrAlON coatings. Surface and Coating Technology, 351 (2018) 153-161.
  32. Audigié, P., Encinas-Sánchez, V., Juez-Lorenzo, M., Rodríguez, S., Gutiérrez, M., Pérez, F.J., Agüero, A. High temperature molten salt corrosion behavior of aluminide and nickel-aluminide coatings for heat storage in concentrated solar power plants. Surface and Coating Technology, 349 (2018) 1148-1157.
  33. Encinas-Sánchez, V., de Miguel, M.T., García-Martín, G., Lasanta, I., Pérez, F.J. Corrosion resistance of Cr/Ni alloy to a molten carbonate sat at various temperatures for the next generation high-temperature CSP plants. Solar Energy, 171 (2018) 286-292.
  34. Bouzegzi. N., Miroud, D., Ahnia, F., Alcalá, G., Perez, F.J., Khenfer, K., Tata, M., Mato, S. Microstructural and electrochemical study of a brazed WC based metal matrix composite obtained by infiltration process. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 759 (2018) 22-31.
  35. Castañeda, S.I., Pérez, F.J. High performance of Al-Si-CVD-FBR coating on P92 steel against steam oxidation at 650 °C: Part 1Materials and Corrosion, 69 (2018) 307-318.
  36. Mayo, C., Batuecas, E., Díaz, R., Pérez, F.J. Comparative environmental assessment of two materials suited to central tower CSP technology Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 162 (2018) 178-186.
  37. Castañeda, S.I., Marulanda, J.L., Pérez, F.J. Al-Mn CVD-FBR coating on P92 steel as protection against steam oxidation at 650°C: TGA-MS study. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 499 (2018) 419-430.
  38. Castañeda, S.I., Marulanda, J.L., Pérez, F.J. TGA-MS study of steam oxidation resistance of HCM12A steel at 750 and 800°C. Materials and Corrosion, 68 (2017) 1160-1171.
  39. Encinas-Sánchez, V., Macías-García, A., Pérez, F.J. Effect of withdrawal rate on the evolution of optical properties of dip-coated yttria-doped zirconia thin films. Ceramics International, 43 (2017) 13094-13100.
  40. Batuecas, E., Mayo, C., Díaz, R., Pérez, F.J. Life Cycle Assessment of heat transfer fluids in parabolic trough concentrating solar power technology. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 171 (2017) 91-97.
  41. Pérez, F.J., Encinas-Sánchez, V., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T., García-Martín, G. Dip-coated ZrO2-Y2O3 coatings tested in molten salts for CSP applications. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1850 (2017) 120002.
  42. Pérez, F.J., Encinas-Sánchez, V., García-Martín, G., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T. Dynamic pilot plant facility for applications in CSP: Evaluation of corrosion resistance of A516 in a nitrate molten salt mixture. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1850 (2017) 130009.
  43. Boulesteix, C., Pedraza, F., Proy, M., Lasanta, I., De Miguel, T., Illana, A., Pérez, F.J. Steam Oxidation Resistance of Slurry Aluminum and Aluminum/Silicon Coatings on Steel for Ultrasupercritical Steam Turbines. Oxidation of Metals, 87 (2017) 469-479.
  44. Pedraza, F., Boulesteix, C., Proy, M., Lasanta, I., De Miguel, Illana, A., Pérez, F.J. Behavior of Slurry Aluminized Austenitic Stainless Steels under Steam at 650 and 700 °C. Oxidation of Metals, 87 (2017) 443-454.
  45. Illana, A., Mato, S., Ehiasarian, A., Purandare, Y., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T., Hovsepian, P., Pérez-Trujillo, F.J. Substrate Finishing and Niobium Content Effects on the High-Temperature Corrosion Resistance in Steam Atmosphere of CrN/NbN Superlattice Coatings Deposited by PVD-HIPIMS. Oxidation of Metals, 87 (2017) 455-467.
  46. García-Martín, G., Lasanta, M.I., Encinas-Sánchez, V., de Miguel, M.T., Pérez, F.J. Evaluation of corrosion resistance of A516 Steel in a molten nitrate salt mixture using a pilot plant facility for application in CSP plants. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 161 (2017) 226-231.
  47. Ahnia, F., Khelfaoui, Y., Zaid, B., (...), Si Ahmed, A., Alcalá, G. Thermally sprayed Al/Mo coatings on industrial steel E335 and effects on electrochemical parameters in simulated acid rain. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 696 (2017) 1282-1291.
  48. De Miguel, M.T., Encinas-Sánchez, V., Lasanta, M.I., García-Martín, G., Pérez, F.J. Corrosion resistance of HR3C to a carbonate molten salt for energy storage applications in CSP plants. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 157 (2016) 966-972.
  49. Hovsepian, P.E., Ehiasarian, A.P., Purandare, Y.P., Biswas, B., Pérez, F.J., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T., Illana, A., Juez-Lorenzo, M., Muelas, R., Agüero, A. Performance of HIPIMS deposited CrN/NbN nanostructured coatings exposed to 650 °c in pure steam environment. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 179 (2016) 110-119.
  50. Pérez, F.J., Lasanta, M.I., De Miguel, M.T., García-Martín, G., Encinas-Sánchez, V. Effect of NaOH addition on a ternary carbonate salt to be used as storage medium for CSP plants. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1734 (2016) 050038.
  51. Marulanda, J.L., Castañeda, S.I., Pérez, F.J. Improvement in Resistance to Steam Oxidation of Aluminide-Coated AISI 304 and AISI 316 Steel Produced by Chemical Vapor Deposition in a Fluidized Bed Reactor. Oxidation of Metals, 84 (2015) 429-445.