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Dr. Corinne E. Packard

Assistant Professor

Colorado Center for Advanced Ceramics

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Colorado School of Mines

Office: 303-273-3773

cpackard@mines.edu

 

 

 

Corinne E. Packard

Assistant Professor

Colorado Center for Advanced Ceramics

 

APPOINTMENTS

COLORADO SCHOOL OF MINES, Golden, CO

2010-present Assistant Professor, Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

 

NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY, Golden, CO

2010-present Staff Scientist, National Center for Photovoltaics

 

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Cambridge, MA

2008-2010 Post-doctoral Associate, Advisor: Prof. Vladimir Bulovic

 

 

EDUCATION

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Cambridge, MA

Ph.D. in Materials Science & Engineering, September 2008

Dissertation: "Nanomechanical studies of metallic glasses at ambient and elevated temperatures"

Advisor: Prof. Christopher A. Schuh

Program: Structural and Environmental Materials Minor: Mathematics

 

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Cambridge, MA

B.S. in Materials Science & Engineering, May 2004

 

 

COURSES TAUGHT

MTGN352- Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Kinetics, Spring 2011

 

 

SERVICE

Colorado School of Mines-

• member, MME Graduate Affairs Committee (Sept. 2010-present)

• member, REMRSEC IRG3 Planning Committee (Sept. 2010-present)

• Faculty Advisor, Energy Minor Student Club (Sept. 2010-present)

 

National/International-

• Reviewer for Experimental Mechanics and Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology

• TMS Technical Committees-

Mechanical Behavior of Materials Committee, 2009-present

Nanomechanical Materials Behavior Committee, 2008-present

• active member of professional societies including the Materials Research Society (MRS), The American Ceramic Society (ACerS), ASM International, The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS)

 

 

AWARDS & HONORS

• NSF ADVANCE Fellowship, Purdue Conference for Pre-Tenure Women 2010

• Ida M. Green MIT Institute Fellowship 2004

• National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Honorable Mention 2003, 2004

 

ARCHIVAL PUBLICATIONS

Packard, C.E., Franke, O., Homer, E.R., Schuh, C.A., "Nanoscale strength distribution in amorphous versus crystalline metals.", J. Mater. Res., 25, 12, 2010

 

Trenkle, J.C., Packard, C.E., Schuh, C.A., "Hot nanoindentation in inert environments.", Rev. Sci. Instrum., 81, 073901, 2010

 

Packard, C.E., Homer, E.R., Al-Aqeeli, N., Schuh, C.A., "Cyclic hardening of metallic glasses under Hertzian contacts: Experiments and STZ dynamics simulations.", Phil. Mag., 90: 10, 2010

 

Packard, C.E., Murarka, A., Lam, E.W., Schmidt, M.A., Bulovic, V., "Contact-printed microelectromechanical systems.", Adv. Mater. 22, 2010

 

Packard, C.E., Trenkle, J.C., Schuh, C.A., "Nanoindentation: High Temperature." In: K.H.J. Buschow, R.W. Cahn, M.C. Flemings, B. Ilschner (print), E.J. Kramer, S. Mahajan, and P. Veyssiere (updates), Editor(s)-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology, Elsevier, Oxford, 2010, Pages 1-6

 

Packard, C.E., Schroers, J., Schuh, C.A., "In situ measurements of surface tension-driven shape recovery in a metallic glass.", Scripta Mater. 60, 2009

 

Packard, C.E., Witmer L.M., Schuh, C.A., "Hardening of a metallic glass during cyclic loading in the elastic range.", Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 171911, 2008

 

Packard, C.E., and Schuh, C.A., "Initiation of shear bands near a stress concentration in metallic glass.", Acta Mater. 55, 2007

 

Schuh, C.A, Packard, C.E., Lund, A.C., "Nanoindentation and contact-mode imaging at high temperatures.", J. Mater. Res. 21, 3, 2006

 

 

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Murarka, A., Packard, C.E., Yaul, F., Lang, J., Bulovic, V., "Micro-contact printed MEMS.", IEEE MEMS 2011 Conference Proceedings, accepted

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

Packard, C.E., "New capabilities in nanoscale mechanical characterization at Mines." Meeting of the Rocky Mountain chapter of ASM International, Nov. 2010 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., "Microcontact printing approaches for optoelectronics and MEMS using organic small molecules." Chemistry Department seminar series, Colorado School of Mines, Oct. 2010 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., "New capabilities in nanoscale mechanical characterization." Materials Research seminar series, Colorado School of Mines, Oct. 2010 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., Akselrod, G.M., Bulovic, V., "Tuning emission from an organic molecular film microcavity using a MEMS deformable mirror." 8th International Conference on Electroluminescence and Organic Optoelectronics, Oct. 2010

 

Packard, C.E., "Understanding the initiation of failure in metallic glasses through nanomechanical testing," Yale University, Apr. 2010 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., Aidala, K.E., Yu, J., Bulovic, V., "Scalable, high resolution patterning of organic small molecule films." Materials Research Society, Spring 2010

 

Packard, C.E., Bulovic, V., "Exploiting delamination to fabricate microcontact-printed MEMS." TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2010

 

Packard, C.E., "Understanding the initiation of failure in metallic glasses through nanomechanical testing," California Institute of Technology, Feb. 2010 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., Yu, J., Kim, L., Bulovic, V., "Microcontact printing-based patterning techniques for OLED displays and other microelectronic devices." Organic Microelectronics & Optoelectronics Workshop V ACS/IEEE/MRS, July 2009

 

Packard, C.E., Murarka, A., Bulovic, V., "Direct patterning of metallic MEMS through microcontact printing." Materials Research Society, Spring 2009

 

Packard, C.E., "Opportunities and experimental challenges in high temperature nanoindentation." Hysitron User Group Meeting, Spring 2009 (invited)

 

Schuh, C.A., Packard, C.E., and Al-Aqeeli, N., "Cyclic hardening in metallic glasses." TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2009

 

Schuh, C.A., Homer, E.R., and Packard, C.E., "Collective dynamics of shear transformation zones in amorphous metals." Materials Research Society, Fall 2008

 

Trenkle, J.C., Packard, C.E., and Schuh, C.A., "Optimizing high temperature nanoindentation in inert atmospheres." Materials Research Society, Fall 2008

 

Packard, C.E., "New nanoindentation–based methods for studying plasticity in metallic glasses," Northeastern University, Oct. 2008 (invited)

 

Packard, C.E., and Schuh, C.A., "Probing the nanoscale strength distribution in metallic glasses." TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2008

 

Packard, C.E., and Schuh, C.A., "Condition to initiate shear bands around a stress concentration in metallic glass." Materials Research Society, Fall 2007

 

Schuh, C.A., and Packard, C.E., "Statistics of shear band activation in metallic glasses." TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2006

 

Packard, C.E., and Schuh, C.A., "Statistical analysis of the first shear band event during nanoindentation of metallic glass." Materials Research Society, Fall 2005

 

PATENTS

"Method and Apparatus for forming MEMS device." U.S. patent application filed Oct. 2010.

"Method and Apparatus for Microcontact Printing of MEMS." U.S. and European patent applications filed Dec. 2009.

 

Research Interests

 

• Mechanical properties and behavior of materials, especially at micro- and nano-scales

• Stress-driven failure in renewable energy materials

• Nanomechanical testing at elevated temperatures

• Traditional and novel microfabrication methods

 

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