Nix Award and Lecture Symposium V

The Search for Fatigue-Resistant Structural Materials

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
8:30 a.m. to Noon
Hyatt Regency Orlando, Regency O
Sponsored by:
TMS Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division, TMS Nanomechanical Materials Behavior Committee
Gang Feng, Villanova University; Seung Min Han, KAIST

William D. Nix Award Lecturer

Tresa Pollock, University of California Santa Barbara
Lecture Title: "Designing Fatigue Resistant Structural Materials"

Featured Speakers

Peter Gumbsch, Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials IWM
"Micromechanical Fatigue Experiments for the Development of Microstructure-sensitive Fatigue Simulation Models"
Michael Uchic, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB
"A Perspective on Serial Sectioning Technology"
Irene Beyerlein, University of California Santa Barbara
"Crystal Plasticity Modeling of the Development of Slip Localizations"
Kevin Hemker, Johns Hopkins University
"Experimental Validation and Understanding of the Ultrahigh Temperature Strength of Refractory Alloys"