B.S. 1979, M.S. 1983, University of Rochester; Los
Alamos National Laboratory, 1979-80; NASA Goddard Space Flight Center,
1983-84; Ph.D. 1988, Iowa State University; Ames
Materials properties of glass forming metallic alloys, quasicrystals, high
temperature intermetallics, high temperature superconductors, ceramics
and silicates with emphasis on electron microscopy and X-ray diffraction.
Utilizing new characterization techniques to investigate the dynamics of
phase transformations. Computer modeling of physical systems.
H.L. Zhao, M.J. Kramer, et al.
“Thermal expansion behavior of intermetallic compounds in the Mo-Si-B system,” Intermetallics, Vol. 12 (5), 493 (2004).
M.J. Kramer and D.J. Sordelet
“Polymorphism in the short-range order of Zr70Pd30 metallic glasses,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids, Vol. 351, 1586 (2005).
M.J. Kramer, D.J. Sordelet, A.F. Bastarows, X. Tan, and S.B. Biner
“Absence of crystallization during cylindrical indentation of a Zr-based metallic glass,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids (in press).
M.J. Kramer, T.A. Lograsso, and D.J. Sordelet
“Solid and liquid thermal expansion and structural observations in the quasicrystalline Cd84Yb16 compound,” Philos. Mag. Lett. (in press).
N. Yang, K.W. Dennis, R.W. McCallum, M.J. Kramer, Y. Zhang, and P.L. Lee
“Spontaneous magnetostriction in R2Fe14B (R=Y, Nd, Gd, Tb, Er),” J. Magn. Magn. Mater. (in press).
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