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Robert Hendricks

Professor emeritus


Research Interests:

  • Physical metallurgy and modeling of metal casting
  • Structure-property relations in metals
  • Physical metallurgy
  • Residual stresses 
  • Electronic materials
  • Semiconductor processing and characterization
  • X-ray and neutron diffraction
  • Northern Renaissance and Reformation art


Honors and Awards:

  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • Fellow of ASM International
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Public Service (1996, 2001, 2012)
  • Deans Award for Excellence in Teaching Innovation (2006)
  • IR-100 Award (1977)

Professional Affiliations:

*Please note that students wishing to do research with Dr. Hendricks must meet with him in person.  Please do not email him. Such requests will not receive a response.