David Green

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Steidle
Title: 
Professor Emeritus of Ceramic Science and Engineering
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering
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Relationships between fabrication, microstructure and the properties of brittle materials; including:

  • Microcracking in ceramics
  • Reliability of ceramics in structural design
  • Failure analysis
  • Micromechanical theory
  • Fabrication and evaluation of transformation-toughened ceramics
  • Surface stresses
  • Toughening mechanisms
  • Indentation and fatigue of glasses
  • Mechanical behavior of porous ceramics