Materials Research Center: Advisory Committee / Emeritus



Dr. Delbert E. Day

Curators' Professor Emeritus of Ceramic Engineering

Structure, chemical durability, and mass transport in vitreous solids (glasses); oxynitride glasses; ceramic bio-materials; containerless processing of glass in space; composites.

Dr. William J. James

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Plasma deposited thin films; electrochemistry and kinetics; single cystal structures; x-ray and neutron diffraction; electrical and magnetic properties of solids. 


Dr. James O. Stoffer

Curators' Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Polymers and coatings science; polymerization processes; organic and polymerization mechanisms; the science of paints and coatings; transparent coatings.