2008 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to the understanding of structures of melts, amorphous metals, and semiconductors.
2008 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society
2005 - Heyn Commemorative Medal
1989 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For contributions to the understanding of isoconfigurational atomic transport in metallic glasses and of crystalmelt interfaces
Frans Spaepen mainly focuses on Crystallography, Amorphous metal, Amorphous solid, Composite material and Thin film. His Crystallography research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Crystallization, Hard spheres and Analytical chemistry. His Amorphous metal study is focused on Metallurgy in general.
His work in Amorphous solid tackles topics such as Annealing which are related to areas like Silicon. His study looks at the relationship between Composite material and fields such as Flow, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His work carried out in the field of Thin film brings together such families of science as Texture, Microstructure, Grain boundary, Young's modulus and Grain size.
Frans Spaepen focuses on Amorphous solid, Crystallography, Composite material, Amorphous metal and Thermodynamics. Frans Spaepen has researched Amorphous solid in several fields, including Crystallization, Annealing, Viscosity, Condensed matter physics and Analytical chemistry. Frans Spaepen interconnects Chemical physics and Diffraction in the investigation of issues within Crystallography.
His work deals with themes such as Thin film, Optics and Colloid, which intersect with Composite material. The subject of his Amorphous metal research is within the realm of Metallurgy. His Thermodynamics study combines topics in areas such as Kinetics and Activation energy.
His primary areas of investigation include Composite material, Colloid, Condensed matter physics, Crystal and Amorphous solid. His Composite material study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Metallurgy and Optics. His Crystal study deals with the bigger picture of Crystallography.
His Crystallography research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Differential scanning calorimetry, Annealing, Silicon and Dissociation. His Amorphous solid research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Nanoparticle, Chemical engineering and Solubility. His Amorphous metal research integrates issues from Stress, Shear band, Strain and Fracture.
The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Amorphous solid, Crystal, Condensed matter physics, Crystallography and Composite material. His Amorphous solid research includes elements of Nanoparticle, Nanotechnology and Solubility. His Crystal study incorporates themes from Nucleation, Dimensionless quantity, Thermodynamics and Lattice constant.
His studies deal with areas such as Latent heat and Shear modulus as well as Condensed matter physics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Silicon, Péclet number, Differential scanning calorimetry, Colloidal crystal and Volume fraction. His research in Shear band and Amorphous metal are components of Composite material.
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A microscopic mechanism for steady state inhomogeneous flow in metallic glasses
Acta Metallurgica (1977)
Tensile testing of free-standing Cu, Ag and Al thin films and Ag/Cu multilayers
Haibo Huang;F Spaepen.
Acta Materialia (2000)
Strain localization in amorphous metals
P.S. Steif;F. Spaepen;J.W. Hutchinson.
Acta Metallurgica (1982)
Interfaces and stresses in thin films
Acta Materialia (2000)
Research opportunities on clusters and cluster-assembled materials—A Department of Energy, Council on Materials Science Panel Report
R. P. Andres;Robert S Averback;W. L. Brown;L. E. Brus.
Journal of Materials Research (1989)
Structural Rearrangements That Govern Flow in Colloidal Glasses
Peter Schall;Peter Schall;David A. Weitz;David A. Weitz;Frans Spaepen;Frans Spaepen.
A structural model for the solid-liquid interface in monatomic systems
Acta Metallurgica (1975)
Effect of sample size on deformation in amorphous metals
C. A. Volkert;A. Donohue;F. Spaepen.
Journal of Applied Physics (2008)
Calorimetric studies of crystallization and relaxation of amorphous Si and Ge prepared by ion implantation
E. P. Donovan;F. Spaepen;D. Turnbull;J. M. Poate.
Journal of Applied Physics (1985)
Structural relaxation and defect annihilation in pure amorphous silicon
S. Roorda;W. C. Sinke;J. M. Poate;D. C. Jacobson.
Physical Review B (1991)
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