Current Research Interests
Characterization and modeling of deformed surfaces, Surface roughness, Mechanical properties, Metal forming, Scanning laser confocal microscopy, Atomic force microscopy, Environmentally-induced cracking
2012 William P. Slichter Award, NIST
1997 ASM International, Washington DC Chapter President's Award Given in recognition of exceptional service to the national society from the local chapter level.
Professional Society Activities
Materials Research Engineer
1991- present Materials Research Engineer - Materials Performance Group
1986-1991 Materials Engineer - Corrosion Group
2000 The Johns Hopkins University PhD in Materials Science and Engineering "The Influence of Cu-Ni Multilayered Thin Film Coatings on the Fatigue Behavior of Copper"
1985 The Pennsylvania State University BSE in Metallurgical Engineering
1980 The Pennsylvania State University ASE in Chemical Engineering
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