Materials Performance
    and Characterization

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    Editor-in-Chief

    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

    Editorial Board Members

    • Dr. Lutz-Michael Berger, Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS, Dresden, Germany
    • Rodney Boyer, RBTi Consulting, Issaquah, WA, USA
    • Mr. Brian Cochran, Wabash, IN, USA
    • Prof. Leszek A. Dobrzański, ASKLEPIOS Ltd., Gliwice, Poland
    • Dr. Ana Sofia C. M. D'Oliveira, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR — Brazil
    • Dr. Jianfeng Gu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    • Dr. Nikhil Gupta, New York University, Polytechnic School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    • Dr. Mohamed Hamed, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    • Dr. W. Steven Johnson, Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
    • Dr. Iwona Jasiu, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
    • Dr. Debra Kaiser, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
    • Dr. Toshiharu Kazama, Muroran Institute of Technology, Hokkaido, Japan
    • Dr. Nikolai Kobasko, Technologies Inc., Director of Technology and R&D, Akron, OH, USA
    • Dr. Robert Lancaster, Swansea University, Wales, UK
    • Dr. Reto Luginbüehl, 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
    • Dr. Jin K. Montclare, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    • Dr. S. V. S. Narayana Murty, Vikram Sarabhai Space Center, Trivandrum, India
    • Dr. Rosa Simencio Otero, Universidade de São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil
    • Dr. Bojan Podgornik, Institute of Metals and Technology, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    • Dr. K. Narayan Prabhu, National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal, Karnataka State, India
    • Barbara Rivolta, Ph.D., Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
    • Dr. Jeremy Robinson, University of Limerick, Plassey Park, Limerick, Republic of Ireland
    • Dr. Satyam Sahay, Technology Manager, John Deere Technology Center India, Magarpatta City, Pune, India
    • Dr. Nima Shamsaei, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    • 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
    • Prof. Igor Sizov, East Siberia State University of Technology and Management, Ulan-Ude, Russia
    • Dr. Calvin Stewart, The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA
    • Dr. Sabu Thomas, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, India
    • Dr. Simon C. Tung, Tung Innovation Technology Consulting (TITC) Inc., Rochester Hills, MI 48306, USA
    • Dr. Chad Ulven, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA
    • Dr. Mathias Woydt, BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, GERMANY