Yvonne B. Gerbig
Yvonne B. Gerbig was born in 1976 in Schmalkalden, Germany. She received the Mechanical Engineering degree in 1999 from the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden (Germany) and the Ph.D. degree in 2006 from the University of Warwick (United Kingdom). She worked as a Research and Development Engineer from 1999 to 2002 and as a Ph.D. Candidate from 2002 to 2006 at CSEM, Centre Suisse d'Electronique et de Microtechnique (Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology) in Neuchatel, Switzerland. Since 2006, she is a Research Associate in the Materials Measurement Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, USA. She is mainly interested in the characterization of nanomechanical properties of materials, especially by means of nanoindentation, and the deformation behavior on the micro and nanoscale.
Biography Updated on 10 March 2011