Research

orangenano Processing of BMGs

The main challenge associated with processing of bulk metallic glass (BMG) is a consequence of their metastable nature: fast cooling conditions are required to avoid crystallization during processing.

Thermoplastic Forming (TPF) »
Processing Foams »
Miniature Fabrication »
Blow molding »
Nano-Fabrication »
figureartificialmicrostructure_1_web Materials Characterization

In order to establish structure-processing-properties relationship we characterize the materials structure and its crystallization behavior.

Artificial Microstructures »
Electrocatalytic Materials »
Size Effects »
Internal Friction and Quality Factor »
Embrittlement »
biocompatibilitycombinatorial Combinatorial Materials Science

Combinatorial methods are high-efficiency methods to create large composition “libraries” of materials.