The Magic of Ceramics, Second Edition

The Magic of Ceramics, Second Edition

Author(s): David W. Richerson

Print ISBN: 9780470638057

Online ISBN: 9781118392317

DOI: 10.1002/9781118392317

Author Biography

About the Author

DAVID W. RICHERSON, MS, is a leading expert in the field of ceramics. He was an early pioneer in the development of high-strength silicon nitride, introducing grain boundary engineering and the use of fracture surface analysis to improve materials. His experience spans academia and private industry as well as his own consulting firm. Mr. Richerson currently teaches at the University of Utah and is the Manager of Minerals for the Natural History Museum of Utah. He continues an active schedule of outreach, bringing science and technology to elementary and high school students.