Professor W Mark Rainforth

Professor of Materials Science and Engineering

Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 5469
Email: m.rainforth@sheffield.ac.uk

Areas of research:
Wear mechanisms in metals, ceramics and composites, e.g. metal on metal and ceramic on ceramic hip prosthetics
Mechanisms of high temperature degradation in metals, ceramics and coatings
Modern metals processing- design of new ultra high strength steels
Nanostructure in functional ceramics
Modelling surface evolution during hot rolling and wear
Thermomechanical processing of Mg and Ti alloys and steels

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