Martin Crimp is currently a Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at Michigan State University. He has a background in metallurgical engineering and materials engineering (had B.S. and M.S. degrees from Michigan Technological University in 1981 and 1984, respectively, the Ph.D. degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1987, and was Postdoctor at Oxford University). He has nearly 30 years of experience in the study of structural metals using a variety of electron microscopy techniques. Studies in this area have focused on deformation and fracture in a range of materials including Cu-Ge alloys, FeAl, Ni3Al, NiAl, CoAl, TiAl, and Ti. Additionally, he has been active applying his characterization skills in studying a range of materials including magnetic multilayers, carbon nanotubes, and self-assembled nanowires.
Biography Updated on 23 December 2007