Structural Ceramics Group

Research Interests and Background

Transparent Oxides
Corning
with Prof. H.-J. Kleebe, Technical University Darmstadt

Processing Microstructure

Aaron Miller (PhD)

Phase Transformations in Ceramics
DOE/OBES
with Prof. Cristian Ciobanu

Synthesis Novel Toughening

Yachao Chen (PhD)

Doped Oxides
NSF
with Prof. Jianhua Tong and Dr. Jim O'Brien (Quantum Design, Inc.)

Reaction Sintering Magnetometry

Amy Morrissey (PhD)

Cracking at Surfaces and Near Interfaces
ARO
with Prof. John Berger

Improved Toughness of Transparent Materials

Video of eucryptite particles ejecting