Principal Investigator

Nanomechanical behavior and deformation mechanisms in ultra-strong materials.

Graduate Students

Linear defect phase transformations and their effect on mechanical properties.

Deformation behaviors of refractory multi-principal element alloys characterized by in situ digital image correlation.

Magnetostructural coupling effects for plastic deformation of magnetic materials.

Small scale mechanical testing and characterization of plastic deformation in metals.


Drew Melchert

Acoustic Focusing for Assembly of Colloidal Solids;

Confocal Microscopy of Colloidal Solids