Lecture Title: “New Discoveries in Deformed Metals”
Biography: Niels Hansen is head of the Materials Research Department
at The Riso Research Establishment under the Danish Atomic Energy Commission.
He received an M.Sc. in chemistry from the Technical University of Denmark,
a DEA in metallurgy from the Institute of National Sciences and Technology
Nuclear of France, and a Dr. of Technology in materials from the Technical
University of Denmark.
Dr. Hansen has been recognized for his outstanding research contributions
and accomplishments by many major awards, including: Member of the Danish
Academy of Technical Sciences (1968), Fellow of the Institute of Materials,
UK (1973), Danish Knighthood (1978), Fellow of ASM International (1988),
Member of Academia Europaea (1993), Foreign Associate, US National Academy
of Engineering (1995) and Advisory Professor, Harpin Institute of Technology,