Arenholz, Elke

Elke Arenholz

Adjunct Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering Advanced Light Source Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 1 Cyclotron Road, MS6R2100    earenholz@nulllbl.gov     Research Areas:   Development of novel magnetic materials; Photon sciences; X-ray interaction with condensed matter.  Education: 1996    Dr. rer. nat. in Physics, Summa cum laude, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany 1992    Diplom in Physics […]

Zheng, Haimei

Zheng, Haimei

Adjunct Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering 1 Cyclotron Road Materials Sciences Division, 62-209 Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley, CA 94720 Office Hours: Fri. 3:00 – 4:00 pm in Room 255 HMMB hmzheng@nulllbl.gov Phone: 510-486-6943 Websites: http://www.lbl.gov/msd/people/investigators/zheng_investigator.html Research Areas:   Energy Materials, Physical and Chemical Processes of Materials at the Atomic Scale Education: 2004, Ph.D, […]

Macdonald, Digby

Digby Macdonald

Professor in Residence Emeritus, Department of Materials Science and Engineering 316 Hearst Memorial Mining Building UC Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720 macdonald@nullBerkeley.EDU   Websites: http://www.matse.psu.edu/faculty_acd/emeritus/macdonald http://www.mri.psu.edu/Centers/CDS/Personnel/FacultyBios/macdonald.asp Research Areas:   Electrochemistry, corrosion science, battery science and technology, thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, high temperature aqueous chemistry, nuclear power technology, energy conversion technology, and physical chemistry Education: 1969     […]

Yao, Jie

Jie Yao

Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering 380 Hearst Memorial Mining Building UC Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720 Office Hours: Wednesdays,  5:00pm – 6:00pm yaojie@nullberkeley.edu       Websites: Research: http://yaolab.mse.berkeley.edu/ Research Areas:   Optical Materials and Nanophotonics Education: 2005 M.S. Materials Science, University of Southern California 2010 Ph.D. Applied Science & Technology, UC Berkeley Professional Experience: 2010-2013 Postdoctoral […]

Haimei Zheng joins Berkeley MSE

Dr. Haimei Zheng joined the Department in July 1, 2013, as an Adjunct Assistant Professor.  

Jie Yao joins the MSE faculty

Dr. Jie Yao joins faculty of Berkeley MSE on August 15, 2013.

Professor Devine on Bay Bridge Corrosion Issues

Professor Devine was consulted by the Sacramento Bee in their recent investigation concerning potential corrosion problems facing the new Bay Bridge.  The problem concerns the corrosion of the steel tendons that structurally support the bridge.  The Sacramento Bee investigation was published on May 18.

Rob Ritchie Awarded 2014 Acta Materialia Gold Medal

Rob Ritchie has been awarded the 2014 Acta Materialia Gold Medal Award.  This international award is given in recognition of research contributions and leadership in materials science.

Professor Ritchie on Bay Bridge Bolt Failure

MSE faculty member Professor Robert Ritchie was interviewed recently about the Bay Bridge bolt failures, and how a tougher standard of testing could have led to the discovery of the fracture problems before installation.

Professor Hellman Elected into the AAAS

Professor Hellman has been named a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.