Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group

The Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group develops measurement methods, models, data, standards, and science for the thermodynamics, kinetics, phase transformations, microstructure evolution, and properties of materials (e.g., metals, semiconductors, inorganics) of technological interest.

Group Competence

Phase Field Modeling

CALPHAD Thermodynamic Methods

Atomistic Scale First Principles Modeling

Diffusion, Solidification, Surface energy driven Processes

DTA/X-ray Diffraction/Microscopy/Wetting Balance/Metals Processing


Projects and Programs


  • Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group
    Carelyn E. Campbell, Group Leader

    100 Bureau Drive, M/S 8554
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899

    301-975-6154 Telephone
    301-975-4553 Facsimile