Materials Science and Technology



Research objectives include achieving a fundamental understanding of the mechanical, physical, electrical, magnetic, superconducting, and electrochemical properties of materials; identifying composition, processing, and microstructural parameters to produce improved materials; and developing guidelines for the selection, design, and certification of materials for life-cycle management of naval structures and systems.

Research Articles

Research Groups

  • Material Science & Technology, 6300
    • Special Projects Group, 6300.2
    • Multifunctional Materials, 6350
    • Materials & Sensors, 6360
    • Center for Computational Materials Science, 6390
  • Plasma Physics, 6700
    • Radiation Hydrodynamics, 6720
    • Laser Plasma, 6730
    • Charged Particle Physics, 6750
    • Pulsed Power Physics, 6770
    • Beam Physics, 6790


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