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Metals Editorial Office
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Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Hugo F. Lopez
Department of Materials Science and 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, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, 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, 14 Engineering Drive, 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. K.C. Chan
Advanced Manufacturing Technology Research Centre, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Interests: bulk metallic glasses, superplasticity, processing and properties of advanced materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Metallic Glasses

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
In other journals:
Special Issue: Microwave Energy Applications

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. Enrique Louis
Instituto Universitario de Materiales de Alicante, Departamento de Física Aplicada, Universidad de Alicante, Ap. 99, E-03080 Alicante, Spain
Interests: condensed matter theory; physical metallurgy; strongly correlated systems; organic conducting materials; model Hamiltonians; transport through molecules and nano-contacts; metal and graphite based composites showing high thermal performance; surface tension of metals and alloys
Contribution: Special Issue: Liquid Metals

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
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, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, 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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