Scott Chumbley

Professor
Address
214 Wilhelm Hall
The Ames Laboratory
Ames, IA 50011-3020
Phone 515-294-7903
Fax 515-294-4291
Email chumbley@iastate.edu

Research Interests

  • Electron microscopy (including teaching applications)
  • Highly alloyed cast steels
  • Complex rare earth alloys
  • Deformation of B2 intermetallics
  • Solidification and vitrification of marginal glass formers
  • New materials for hydrogen storage applications
  • Forensic applications of electron microscopy
  • Educational outreach via web operable SEM

        Project Affiliations:

(Chronologically most recent on top)Education

  • Ph.D. Metallurgical Engineering, University of Illinois, 1986
  • B.S. Metallurgical Engineering, University of Illinois, 1981

(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments

  • 2001 - present Scientist, Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University
  • 2001 Materials Engineer, Perkins Engines (Sabbatical)
  • 1987 - 2001 Associate Scientist, Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University
  • 1986 - 1987 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Argonne National Laboratory

(Chronologically most recent on top)Honors & Awards

  • 2003 Materials Science and Engineering Department Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2003 Engineering Council MSE Department Outstanding Professor
  • Edmond J. James Scholar
  • Alpha Sigma Mu Metallurgical Honor Society
  • ARCO Fellowship