RSSEL

Radiation Surface Science and Engineering Lab

Eric Lang

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Department Department of Physics
Biography

Eric joined as a graduate student in 2016 and is investigating plasma-material interactions in fusion reactors. Focus is on development and off-line testing of tungsten and tungsten alloys in exposure to ion irradiation.

Education

  • BS Engineering Physics, University of Illinois, Urbana IL. (2015)

Projects

  • Advanced materials for fusion environments

Research Interests

  • Development of tungsten and tungsten alloys through alternative processing methods (SPS)
  • Characterization of materials microstructure and surface properties via various analysis techniques (SEM, TEM, XRD, etc.)
  • Testing of materials in ion irradiation environments

Awards

  • None to date
Email ejlang2@nospam5a365d34b50f8.illinois.edu,
Office MNTL 1306