Todd C. Hufnagel

Todd Hufnagel

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Todd C. Hufnagel is a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, with a secondary appointment in Mechanical Engineering. His research focuses on structural materials, nanomaterials, X-ray scattering, 3D microstructures, and metals. He earned his bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Michigan Technological University; and his master’s and doctorate in materials science and engineering at Stanford University. He came to Johns Hopkins in 1996.

EDUCATION
  • Ph.D. 1995, Stanford
  • Master of Science 1991, Stanford
  • Bachelor of Science 1989, Michigan Tech University
EXPERIENCE
  • 2013 – Present:  Professor, WSE Mechanical Engineering
  • 2013 – 2014:  Faculty Mentor, STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools (SABES)
  • 2004 – Present:  Faculty Mentor, Unspecified
  • 2004 – 2005:  Mentor, Project Ingenuity (Baltimore Polytechnic High School)
  • 2002 – 2006:  Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • 1999:  Advisor, Howard County School District
  • 1999 – 2002:  Mentor, Project Ingenuity (Baltimore Polytechnic High School)
  • 1998 – 2001:  Faculty Mentor, Unspecified
  • 1998 – Present:  Academic advisor, MSE
  • 1998:  Summer Intern Advisor, MRSEC
  • 1996 – 2002:  Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • 1994 – 1996:  Acting Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
RESEARCH AREAS
  • Amorphous and nanocrystalline materials
  • Computational materials science
  • Mechanical properties of materials
  • Metallic glasses synthesis
  • Phase transformations in solids
  • Physical metallurgy
  • Synchroton radiation
  • Transmission electron microscopy (TEM)
  • X-Ray Diffraction
AWARDS
  • 2017:  Visiting Professor, Institute of Physics, University of Amsterdam
  • 2012:  NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education Workshop
  • 2010:  Visiting Fellow, Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge
  • 2005:  Capers and Marion MacDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising
  • 1999:  NSF CAREER Award
  • 1999:  NSF New Century Scholars Workshop
  • 1998:  US Army Research Office Young Investigator Award
  • 1989:  National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellow
  • 1989:  Engineering Society of Detroit (Scholarship)
  • 1988:  Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society
  • 1984:  Michigan Tech Scholar Award (Scholarship)

 

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