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Ursula R Kattner, Ph.D.

Current Research Interests

  •     Computational thermodynamics
  •     Alloy phase diagram evaluations
  •     Metal-hydrogen systems
  •     Solder alloy systems
  •     Superalloy systems

For more info, please see my research homepage


Physical Scientist
Metallurgy Division
Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group

Employment History:

  • 1995-present: Physical Scientist, Metallurgy Division, NIST
  • 1985-1995:    Guest Researcher, Metallurgy Division, NIST
  • 1982-1985:    Research Scientist, Max-Planck-Institut für Metallforschung, Stuttgart, Germany


  • 1982    Dr.rer.nat., Metallkunde, Fakultät Chemie, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1979    Diplom, Mineralogie, Universität Stuttgart, Germany

Phone: 301-975-6044
Email: ursula.kattner@nist.gov
Fax: 301-975-4553