Recent Doctoral Theses-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

1994 Doctoral Theses

Beth Baumert
Structural, Chemical, and Electronic Properties of Superconducting Thin Films and Junctions
Advisor: Michael McHenry

Mirolsawa Bilaniuk
Crystallography, Bonding and Energy of DCH Crystalline Polymer/Nanocrystalline Metal Interfaces
Advisor: Jim Howe

Francois Dary
A Study of the Effects of Microstructure on the Strength and Ductility of the Ti3 Al-Based Titanium Aluminide, Ti-25Al-10Nb-3V-1Mo
Advisor: Anthony Thompson

Utpal Gangopadhyay
Control of Metal/Graphite Interfacial Energy Through Interfacial Segregation of Alloying Additions
Advisor: Paul Wynblatt

Harold Lessure
Magnetic Study of Critical Current Density and Flux Pinning in Unirradiated and Neutron Oxide Superconuctors
Advisor: Michael McHenry

Arianna T. Morales
Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Manganese Smelting in Steelmaking
Advisor: Richard Fruehan

Perikles D. Nicolaou
Fabrication of Continuous Fiber Metal Matrix Composites Using the Foil/Fiber/Foil Technique
Advisor: Henry Piehler

Brett A. Philips
Role of Surface Reconstruction in Atomic Ordering in (001) Mixed III-V Epitaxial Layers
Advisor: Subhash Mahajan

Prabodh Ratnaparkhi
Structure of Diffusion-Bonded Al/SiC and Al-X/SiC Interfaces
Advisor: Jim Howe

Sunil Roy
Electromagnetic Levitation and Confinement of Molten Metals
Advisor: Alan Cramb

Alok Sharan
Interfacial Tensions in Fe-Ni and Fe-Cr Alloys
Aadvsior: Alan Cramb

Andrzej Wojcieszynski
Particle Spacing and Grain Size Effects on Fracture Toughness
Advisor: Warren Garrison

Xiaodong Zhang
Modeling of Gas Stirring in an Electric Arc Furnace and of Fluid Flow in the Two-zone Smelter
Advisor: Richard Fruehan

Gayathri Krishna Rao
A Study of Interphase Boundary Composition in Solid Metallic Systems
Advisor: Paul Wynblatt

Vijay Balakrishna
Evaluation of (Cd, Zn)Te Bulk Crystals and Epitaxial Layers
Advisor: Subhash Mahajan

Robert Franklin Buck
Influence of Precipitate Dispersion on Secondary Creep Rate in Martensitic Steel
Advisor: Warren Garrison

Keun-Soo Lee
Phase Separation in In1-xGaxAs and ZnTexSe1-x Epitaxial Layers
Advisor: Subhash Mahajan

Douglas M. Symons
An Investigation into the Effects of Hydrogen on the Fracture and Deformation Behavior of Alloy X-750
Advisor: Anthony Thompson

Stephen L. Feldbauer
Slag Entrainment in the Mold of a Continuous Caster
Advisor: Alan Cramb