Completed Research Projects

  1. Characterization, Evaluation and Removal of Surface Contamination from Pre and Post Heat Treated Parts
  2. Aging Cycle Optimization for Aluminum Alloys
  3. Carburization Process Optimization
  4. An Integrated Heat Treatment Model for Aluminum Castings (DOE Funded)
  5. Materials and Process Design for High-Temperature Carburizing (DOE Funded)
  6. CHT bf Computer-aided Heat Treatment Planning System for Batch Furnaces
  7. CHT cf Development of an Analytical Tool for Part Load Design and Temperature Control in Continuous Furnaces
  8. CHT -q/t- Computer-aided Heat Treatment Planning System for Quenching & Tempering
  9. Development of an Analytical Tool for Part Load Design and Temperature Control Within Loaded Furnaces and Parts
  10. Quenching – Understanding, Controlling and Optimizing the Process – I
  11. Quenching – Understanding, Controlling and Optimizing the Process – II
  12. Gas Quenching – understanding, controlling and optimizing the process
  13. Control of Distortion and Residual Stress in Heat Treated Components
  14. Solution Heat Treatment of Aluminum Alloys: Effect on Microstructure and Service Properties
  15. Carbonitriding – Fundamentals, Modeling and Process Optimization
  16. Nitriding – Fundamentals, Modeling and Process Optimization
  17. Gas and Vacuum Carburizing
  18. Energy Savings Model
  19. Alloy Life Improvement
  20. Non destructive Testing for Hardness and Carburization
  21. Gas Quench Steel Hardenability Standard
  22. Induction and Furnace Tempering
  23. Austempering to Form Bainite
  24. Distortion and Residual Stress
  25. Heat Treatment of Additively Manufactured Parts