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Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Hugo F. Lopez
Department of Materials Engineering College of Engineering & Applied Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 3200 N. Cramer Street, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
Tel. +01 414 229 6005; Fax: +01 414 229 6958
Interests: diffusional processes; hydrogen effects in solids; high temperature phase stability; solidification processing

Managing Editor
Dr. Jane Zhang
MDPI Haidian Office, Yingu Mansion, Suite 815, North 4th Ring Road West, 9, Haidian District, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Ian Baker
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, 8000 Cummings Hall, Hanover, NH 03755-8000, USA
Tel. +1 603 646 2184; Fax: +1 603 646 3856
Interests: microstructural characterization; phase transformations; mechanical properties; magnetic materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Manganese-based Permanent Magnets

Prof. Dr. Marek Danielewski
Department of Solid State Chemistry, AGH University of Science and Technology, Mickiewicza 30, 30-059 Krakow, Poland
Tel. +48 12 6173296
Interests: transport phenomena; diffusion; stress; corrosion; electrochemistry; mechanochemistry; chemistry of solids

Prof. Dr. J. Paulo Davim
Department Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Campus Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Fax: +351 234 370953
Interests: composites; polymers and metallic alloys; tribology; biotribology; machining; micromanufacturing; sustainable manufacturing; mechanical engineering; manufacturing; materials

Prof. Dr. Tarasankar DebRoy
Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16801, USA
Interests: metals processing; welding; steel processing; transport phenomena; numerical simulation in metallurgy

Prof. Dr. M. Samy El-Shall
Department of Chemistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284-2006, USA
Tel. +1 804 828 3518; Fax: +1 804 828 1280
Interests: molecular clusters; gas phase and cluster polymerization; nucleation phenomena and nanostructured materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Metal and Molecular Clusters
Special Issue: Nanostructured Metal and Metal Oxide Materials

Prof. Dr. Frank Ernst
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, 414 White Building, Case Western Reserve University 10900, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106-7204, USA
Tel. +1 216 368 0611; Fax: +1 216 368 8932
Interests: transmission electron microscopy – applications and methodology; grain boundaries and interphase interfaces; surface engineering of alloys; phase transformations; micromechanisms of plastic deformation

Dr. Manoj Gupta
Materials Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NUS, 9 Engineering Drive 1, 117576 Singapore
Tel. +65 6516 6358; Fax: +65 67791459
Interests: microwave processing; solidification processing; powder processing; light weight materials (aluminum and magnesium); composites/nanocomposites
Contribution: Special Issue: Magnesium Technology

Prof. Dr. Gilbert Henaff
Laboratoire de Mécanique et de Physique des Matériaux, UMR CNRS No.6617, ENSMA, 86961 Futuroscope Chasseneuil, France
Interests: fatigue resistance of structural alloys; fatigue crack propagation; corrosion fatigue; creep-fatigue; intermetallics; hydrogen embrittlement

Dr. Rebecca L. Higginson
Department of Materials, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
Tel. +44 1509 223161; Fax: +44 1509 223949
Interests: metals; metallography; microstructure evolution and control; high temperature oxidation; metals for conventional power plant; electron backscatter diffraction; SEM/TEM; aluminium; steel; stainless steel

Dr. Andrew Kennedy
Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
Tel. +44 1159 51 3744; Fax: +44 1159 51 3800
Interests: powder processing of ferrous materials; extrusion and casting of Al alloys; metal matrix composites; cermets; aluminium foams; porous metallic materials

Prof. Dr. Carl C. Koch
College of Engineering, North Carolina State University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Campus Box 7907, Raleigh, NC, 27695-7907, USA
Interests: nanostructured materials; non-equilibrium processing

Prof. Dr. Yoshitsugu Kojima
Institute for Advanced Materials Research (IAMR), Hiroshima University, Japan
Tel. +81 82 424 3904
Interests: hydrogen storage materials; metal hydride; chemical hydride; nano-composite; catalyst; energy storage materials

Prof. Dr. Campbell Laird
Wild Iris Farm, 144 Maple St, Stockbridge, Michigan 49285-9732, USA
Tel. +1 517 851 7165
Interests: fatigue and fracture; phase; transformations; fatigue damage sensing; strength of metals and alloys from the metallurgical point of view.

Dr. Sri Lathabai
CSIRO Process Science and Engineering, Private Bag 33, Clayton South MDC, Victoria 3169, Australia
Tel. +61 3 9545 2740; Fax: +61 3 9544 1128
Interests: ultrafine-grained and nanostructured metallic materials; physical and welding metallurgy of light alloys; advanced joining processes; microstructure-mechanical properties relationships; wear and erosion; spark plasma sintering of novel materials

Prof. Dr. R. Devesh K. Misra
Materials Science and Engineering Group, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44130, Lafayette, LA 70504-4130, USA
Tel. +1 337 482 6430; Fax: +1 337 482 1220
Interests: deformation and fracture of engineering materials; nanostructured materials (nanocrystalline ferrites and polymer nanocomposites); high strength structural steels; application of atomic force microscopy and electron microscopy techniques to materials science

Prof. Dr. Farghalli A. Mohamed
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697-2575, USA
Tel. +1 949 824 5807; Fax: +1 949 824 2541
Interests: mechanical behavior of engineering materials such as metals composites, and ceramics; the correlation between behavior and microstructure; creep and superplasticity; the mechanisms responsible for strengthening and fracture

Prof. Dr. Khaled Morsi
Department of Mechanical Engineering, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182-1323, USA
Tel. +1 619 594 2903; Fax: +1 619 594 3599
Interests: processing-microstructure-properties relations in powder-based materials (metals, ceramics and composites); Sintering/Spark plasma sintering; current-activated processing; combustion synthesis and processing of nanostructured composites

Prof. Dr. Hideo Nakajima
1 The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University, Mihogaoka 8-1, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, Japan
2 Director, The Wakasa Wan Energy Research Center, 64-52-1 Nagatani, Tsuruga, Fukui, 914-0192, Japan
Tel. +81 6 6879 8435; Fax: +81 6 6879 8439
Interests: porous metals; porous materials; nano-porous materials; solidification; pores; porosity; lightweight materials; cellular materials; foamed metals; diffusion; interdiffusion; atomic transport

Prof. Dr. John P. Perdew
Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Interests: fundamentals and approximations of the density functional theory of atoms, molecules, and solids

Dr. Afsaneh Rabiei
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7910, USA
Interests: reliability and non-destructive evaluation (NDE) of materials and structures; processing, characterization, and failure analysis of advanced materials such as: metallic foams, coatings and thin films, composites, materials for MEMS structures, shape memory alloys, bio-materials/ materials for biomedical applications, surface modification
Contribution: Special Issue: Metal Foams
Special Issue: Metal Foams 2013

Prof. Dr. Sridhar Seetharaman
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Interests: steel; processing; refining; oxidation; casting

Prof. Dr. Maurizio Vedani
Dipartimento di Meccanica, Politecnico di Milano, Via Giuseppe La Masa 1, 20156 Milano, Italy
Interests: metallurgy of light alloys; plastic deformation of steels and non-ferous metals; thermomechanical and surface treatments of metals

Dr. Marta Ziemnicka-Sylwester
Faculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Kita 18, Nishi 8, 060- 8628, Sapporo, Japan
Website: http://
Interests: ultra-high temperature materials; cermets; strengthening; hardness and fracture toughness; wear and corrosion resistance; combustion synthesis; sintering; powder metallurgy
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Cermets

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