Materials Performance
    and Characterization (MPC)

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    Co-Editors

    Richard W. Neu, Professor, The George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering and School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332-0405, USA

    George E. Totten, Ph.D., FASM, President of G.E. Totten & Associates, LLC, P.O. Box 55518, Seattle, WA 98155, USA; Research Professor, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA

    Editorial Board Members

    • Dr. Ing. Menahem Bamberger, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Technion City, Haifa, Israel
    • Rodney Boyer, RBTi Consulting, Issaquah, WA, USA
    • Prof. Lauralice Canale, EESC-Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos SP Brazil
    • Mr. Brian Cochran, Wabash, IN, USA
    • Dr. Ana Sofia C. M. D'Oliveira, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR — Brazil
    • Dr. Richard J. Fields, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
    • Mr. Robert J. Glodowski, East Metals North America, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    • Dr. Stephen M. Graham, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, USA
    • Dr. Nikhil Gupta, New York University, Polytechnic School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    • Dr. C. Hakan GÜR, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
    • Dr. Volker Heuer, ALD Vacuum Technologies GmbH, Hanau, GERMANY
    • Dr. W. Steven Johnson, Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
    • Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Olaf Kessler, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    • Dr. Fred Klaessig, Manager, Pennsylvania Bio Nano Systems, Doylestown, PA, USA
    • Dr. Nikolai Kobasko, Technologies Inc., Director of Technology and R&D, Akron, OH, USA
    • Dr. Antti S. Korhonen, Aalto University of Science and Technology, Aalto, FINLAND
    • Dr. Hong Liang, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
    • Dr. Stephen Liu, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, USA
    • Dr. Roberto Lopez-Anido, Ph.D., P.E., Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Advanced Engineered Wood Composites Center, University of Maine, Orono, ME, USA
    • Dr. Reto Luginbuhl, Head of Chemistry & Biology, RMS Foundation, Bettlach, Switzerland
    • Dr. Jianbin Luo, State Key Laboratory of Tribology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
    • Prof. Xinmin Luo, Jiangsu University, School of Material Science and Engineereing, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China
    • Dr. Lemmy L. Meekisho, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
    • Dr. Rafael David Mercado-Solis, Autonomous University of Nuevo León, Nuevo Leon, MEXICO
    • Ms. Marybeth Miceli, Miceli Infrastructure Consulting, LLC, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    • Dr. K. Narayan Prabhu, National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal, Karnataka State, India
    • Barbara Rivolta, Ph. D., Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
    • Dr. Satyam Sahay, Technology Manager, John Deere Technology Center India, Magarpatta City, Pune, India
    • Prof. Dr.-Ing. hab. Berthold Scholtes, University of Kassel, Kassel, Germany
    • Dr. Preet Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Atlanta, GA, USA
    • Dr. Richard D. Sisson, Jr., Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA
    • Dr. Mathias Woydt, BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, GERMANY
    • Mr. Jingguo (Jing Guo) Zhang, Shanghai HuiZhi Advanced Materials & Technology Co., Ltd., Shanghai, CHINA