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1989 …2022
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

… → 1997

MS, University of Tennessee-Knoxville

… → 1994

BS, New Mexico Institute of Mining

… → 1993

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Research Output 1989 2020

Mechanisms of thermal cycling damage in polycrystalline Sn-rich solder joints

Branch Kelly, M., Kirubanandham, A. & Chawla, N., Jan 13 2020, In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 771, 138614.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermal cycling
Soldering alloys
thermal expansion

3D Time-Resolved Observations of Fatigue Crack Initiation and Growth from Corrosion Pits in Al 7XXX Alloys Using In Situ Synchrotron X-ray Tomography

Singaravelu, A. S. S., Williams, J. J., Goyal, H. D., Niverty, S., Singh, S. S., Stannard, T. J., Xiao, X. & Chawla, N., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

crack initiation
Crack initiation
Crack propagation
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Forward Modeling Approach to High-Reliability Grain Mapping by Laboratory Diffraction Contrast Tomography (LabDCT)

Niverty, S., Sun, J., Williams, J., Bachmann, F., Gueninchault, N., Lauridsen, E. & Chawla, N., Jan 1 2019, In : JOM.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnesium alloys
Grain boundaries
X rays

Avoidance of Catastrophic Structural Failure as an Evolutionary Constraint: Biomechanics of the Acorn Weevil Rostrum

Jansen, M. A., Williams, J., Chawla, N. & Franz, N., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Materials. 1903526.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crack initiation
Tensile strength

Electromigration in Bi-crystal pure Sn solder joints: Elucidating the role of grain orientation

Kelly, M. B., Niverty, S. & Chawla, N., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 152918.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soldering alloys

Projects 2000 2022