Centers

CDP

Center for Defect Physics in Structural Materials (CDP)

Director(s):

G. Malcolm Stocks
 

Lead Institution:

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
 

Mission:

To enhance our fundamental understanding of defects, defect interactions, and defect dynamics that determine the performance of structural materials in extreme environments.
 

Research Topics:

nuclear (including radiation effects), defects, mechanical behavior, spin dynamics, materials and chemistry by design
 

Materials Studied:


MATERIALS: metal
 
NANOSTRUCTURED MATERIALS: 3D
 

Experimental and Theoretical Methods:


X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray imaging, X-ray spectroscopy, electron microscopy, surface science, neutron diffraction and scattering, ultrafast physics, molecular dynamics (MD), density functional theory (DFT), monte carlo (MC), quantum mechanics, mesoscale modeling, multiscale modeling, extreme scale computing 
 

Map of institutions in EFRC

Partner Institutions:


  • Ames Laboratory
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Tennessee

 


BES Staff Contact:

John Vetrano
 
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