Sun. Feb 25th, 2024


Development of fundamental internal friction theory and mechanism;

Atom dynamics, diffusion and phase transformation;

Surfaces, interfaces, thin films and nanostructured materials;

Anelasticity characterization of functional and structural materials:

  • Composites;
  • Ferroelectric and magnetic materials;
  • Granular materials;
  • Metals, alloys and intermetallic compounds;
  • Quasicrystals, amorphous materials and liquids;
  • Polymers and soft materials;
  • Biomaterials;

Dynamical mechanical analysis; 

High and low damping materials and their applications;

Development, design and potential applications of novel internal friction techniques.