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David P. Field - Professor

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David P. Field - Professor

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David P. Field

  • Professor
  • Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education in the College of Engineering and Architecture

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David P. Field

Contact Information:

office Dana 145
telephone 509 335 8730
e-mail dfield@wsu.edu
Postal mail David P. Field
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Washington State University
PO BOX 642920
Pullman, WA 99164-2920

Joined MME in 2000;
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University in 1991

Research Interests:

  • Physical and mechanical metallurgy
  • Metal deformation and recrystallization
  • Crystallographic texture
  • Grain boundary structure
  • Thin film and IC interconnect structure/properties relationships
  • Advanced experimental techniques

National & International Recognition:

  • Fellow, American Society for Materials International (2013)

Recent Publications:

Publications listed at Google Scholar:

First 100 Titles in date order:
List format:
 Title (Link to document)
 Authors
 Source Publication
Cited by Year
Post processing effects on GND calculations from EBSD-based orientation measurements
SI Wright, DP Field, MM Nowell
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 89 (1), 012049 , 2015
  2015
The Parameters and Fundamental Zones of Twin-Dependent Triple Junction Distributions
GB Hardy, DP Field
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 46 (5), 2273-2284 , 2015
  2015
Bimodal Grain Size Distribution Enhances Strength and Ductility Simultaneously in a Low-Carbon Low-Alloy Steel
PJ Szabó, DP Field, B Jóni, J Horky, T Ungár
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 46 (5), 1948-1957 , 2015
1 2015
Measuring twin dependent triple junctions from a single section plane
GB Hardy, DP Field
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 82 (1), 012004 , 2015
  2015
Thermal microstructural stability of AZ31 magnesium after severe plastic deformation
JP Young, H Askari, Y Hovanski, MJ Heiden, DP Field
Materials Characterization 101, 9-19 , 2015
1 2015
3D image reconstruction of fiber systems using electron tomography
OM Fakron, DP Field
Ultramicroscopy 149, 21-25 , 2015
1 2015
The effect of hot rolling on the microstructure, texture and mechanical properties of twin roll cast AZ31Mg
JP Young, G Ayoub, B Mansoor, DP Field
Journal of Materials Processing Technology 216, 315-327 , 2015
1 2015
Using Coupled Mesoscale Experiments and Simulations to Investigate High Burn-Up Oxide Fuel Thermal Conductivity
MC Teague, BS Fromm, MR Tonks, DP Field
Jom 66 (12), 2569-2577 , 2014
2 2014
Prediction of flow stress and textures of AZ31 magnesium alloy at elevated temperature
H Askari, JP Young, DP Field, G Kridli, HM Zbib
Philosophical Magazine 94 (29), 3353-3367 , 2014
3 2014
Microstructural stability after severe plastic deformation of AZ31 Magnesium
JP Young, H Askari, Y Hovanski, MJ Heiden, DP Field
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 63 (1), 012077 , 2014
  2014
Influence of pressure on the microstructural evolution of Ta during shear deformation
JP Escobedo, DP Field, MM Leblanc, JN Florando, DH Lassila
Scripta Materialia 80, 21-24 , 2014
  2014
Formation of annealing twin boundaries in nickel
JL Bair, SL Hatch, DP Field
Scripta Materialia 81, 52-55 , 2014
11 2014
A study of the hot and cold deformation of twin-roll cast magnesium alloy AZ31
H Askari, J Young, D Field, G Kridli, D Li, H Zbib
Philosophical Magazine 94 (4), 381-403 , 2014
8 2014
Plastic anisotropy of electro-deposited pure α-iron with sharp crystallographic< 111>//texture in normal direction: Analysis by an explicitly dislocation-based crystal plasticity model
A Alankar, DP Field, D Raabe
International Journal of Plasticity 52, 18-32 , 2014
6 2014
Multiscale characterization of DP980 steels for automotive applications
A Rumie, F Zhang, H Lyu, D Field, H Zbib
  2014
Dislocation density based crystal plasticity finite element simulation of Al bicrystal with grain boundary effects
Z Leng, DP Field, A Alankar
MRS Proceedings 1651, mrsf13-1651-kk01-02 , 2014
  2014
Characterization of twin boundaries in an Fe–17.5 Mn–0.56 C twinning induced plasticity steel
EE Patterson, DP Field, Y Zhang
Materials Characterization 85, 100-110 , 2013
2 2013
Quantification of Texture and Microstructure Gradients in Polycrystalline Materials Foreword
DP Field, A Lewis, AD Rollett, SI Wright
METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS ... , 2013
  2013
Characterization of Creep-Damaged Grain Boundaries of Alloy 617
F Zhang, DP Field
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 44 (11), 4927-4936 , 2013
3 2013
Dislocation Density Based Crystal Plasticity Finite Element Model of Polycrystals with Grain Boundary Effect
Z Leng, A Alankar, DP Field, N Allain‐Bonasso, F Wagner
Proceedings of the 2nd World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials ... , 2013
  2013
Microstructural Analysis of Severe Plastic Deformed Twin Roll Cast AZ31 for the Optimization of Superplastic Properties
JP Young, HA Askari, MJ Heiden, Y Hovanski, DP Field, HM Zbib
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA (US) , 2013
  2013
Material flow during friction stir welding of HSLA 65 steel
J Young, D Field, T Nelson
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 44 (7), 3167-3175 , 2013
2 2013
" TexSEM Laboratories (TSL)
DP Field, H Weiland
Electron Backscatter Diffraction in Materials Science, 199 , 2013
  2013
TexSEM Laboratories (TSL) Draper, UT 84020
SI Wright, DP Field, DJ Dingley
Electron Backscatter Diffraction in Materials Science, 141 , 2013
  2013
Effect of Dynamic Loading Rate on the Uniaxial Dynamic Tensile Response in Commercially Pure 1050 Aluminum
N Sanchez, D Dennis-Koller, D Field
APS Shock Compression of Condensed Matter Meeting Abstracts 1, 1007 , 2013
  2013
Room temperature equal-channel angular pressing of a magnesium alloy
CF Gu, LS Toth, DP Field, JJ Fundenberger, YD Zhang
Acta Materialia 61 (8), 3027-3036 , 2013
9 2013
Modeling and characterization of deformation in magnesium alloys for energy efficiency
H Zbib, H Askari, J Young, D Field, G Kridli
Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum, AESNP23 , 2012
  2012
Damage susceptibility of grain boundaries in HT9 steel subjected to high-temperature creep
Z Leng, DP Field
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 43 (10), 3539-3546 , 2012
1 2012
Explicit incorporation of cross-slip in a dislocation density-based crystal plasticity model
A Alankar, DP Field, HM Zbib
Philosophical Magazine 92 (24), 3084-3100 , 2012
10 2012
Deformation and fracture behavior of laser processed dense and porous Ti6Al4V alloy under static and dynamic loading
N Biswas, JL Ding, VK Balla, DP Field, A Bandyopadhyay
Materials Science and Engineering: A 549, 213-221 , 2012
10 2012
Microstructural Analysis of Severe Plastic Deformed Twin Roll Cast AZ31
J Young, M Heiden, Y Hovanski, D Field
Proceedings of the Mg2012: 9th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys ... , 2012
1 2012
A study of the heterogeneity of plastic deformation in IF steel by EBSD
N Allain-Bonasso, F Wagner, S Berbenni, DP Field
Materials Science and Engineering: A 548, 56-63 , 2012
18 2012
Observation of Structure Evolution during Annealing of 7xxx Series Al Deformed at High Temperature
CG Parker, DP Field
Light Metals 2012, 383-386 , 2012
  2012
Solid State Joining of Magnesium to Steel
S Jana, Y Hovanski, SP Pilli, DP Field, H Yu, TY Pan, ML Santella
Magnesium Technology 2012, 11-16 , 2012
  2012
Determination of dislocation interaction strengths using discrete dislocation dynamics of curved dislocations
A Alankar, IN Mastorakos, DP Field, HM Zbib
Journal of engineering materials and technology 134 (2), 021018 , 2012
12 2012
Quantification of dislocation structure heterogeneity in deformed polycrystals by EBSD
DP Field, CC Merriman, N Allain-Bonasso, F Wagner
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 20 (2), 024007 , 2012
20 2012
Observations of dislocation structure in AA 7050 by EBSD
CC Merriman, DP Field
Materials science forum 702, 493-498 , 2012
1 2012
Comparison of gradients in orientation and stress between experiment and simulation
AD Rollett, F Wagner, N Allain-Bonasso, DP Field, RA Lebensohn
Materials Science Forum 702, 463-468 , 2012
3 2012
Modeling of deformation microstructure-strain hardening and crystallographic reorientation of crystallites in a columnar polycrystal
A Alankar, DP Field
Materials Science Forum 702, 196-199 , 2012
1 2012
On the Use of EBSD to Study the Heterogeneity of Plastic Deformation
F Wagner, N Allain-Bonasso, S Berbenni, DP Field
Materials Science Forum 702, 245-252 , 2012
  2012
The Role of Crystallite Orientation & Grain Boundary Character on the Uniaxial Dynamic Tensile Response in Commercially Pure 1050 Aluminum
N Sanchez, D Dennis-Koller, D Field
AIP Conference Proceedings , 2012
  2012
Solid State Joining of Magnesium to Steel
Y Hovanski, M Santella, S Jana, H Yu, D Field, TY Pan, S Pilli
AIP Conference Proceedings , 2012
  2012
Hot and Cold Deformation of Twin Roll Cast AZ 31 Magnesium Alloy: Modeling and Experiments
H Askari, J Young, H Zbib, D Field, G Kridli, M Khaleel
AIP Conference Proceedings , 2012
  2012
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C Aguilar, N Allain-Bonasso, B Avishan, SK Badjena, G Bai, S Berbenni, ...
Materials Science and Engineering A 548, 206-207 , 2012
  2012
Dislocation Density Based Crystal Plasticity Finite Element Simulation of Alpha-Iron
Z Leng, DP Field
MRS Proceedings 1383, mrsf11-1383-a12-08 , 2012
  2012
Grain Boundary Analysis of Crept Alloy 617
F Zhang, DP Field
MRS Proceedings 1383, mrsf11-1383-a12-10 , 2012
  2012
SEM-based electron tomography of turfs comprised of lineal structures
O Fakron, D Field
Microscopy and Microanalysis 17 (S2), 990-991 , 2011
1 2011
Observation of Local Texture in Friction Stir Welding of Mg Alloy AZ31B to Steel
H Yu, Y Hovanski, D Field
Microscopy and Microanalysis 17 (S2), 418-419 , 2011
1 2011
Towards an integrated materials characterization toolbox
IM Robertson, CA Schuh, JS Vetrano, ND Browning, DP Field, DJ Jensen, ...
Journal of Materials Research 26 (11), 1341-1383 , 2011
37 2011
A review of strain analysis using electron backscatter diffraction
SI Wright, MM Nowell, DP Field
Microscopy and microanalysis 17 (03), 316-329 , 2011
95 2011
Quantitative characterization of carbon nanotube turf topology by SEM analysis
H Malik, KJ Stephenson, DF Bahr, DP Field
Journal of materials science 46 (9), 3119-3126 , 2011
13 2011
Grain boundary networks in high-performance, heteroepitaxial, YBCO films on polycrystalline, cube-textured metals
A Goyal, DP Field, R Held, J Mannhart
Philosophical Magazine Letters 91 (4), 246-255 , 2011
  2011
Observation of Deformation and Lattice Rotation in a Cu Bicrystal
DP Field, A Alankar
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 42 (3), 676-683 , 2011
4 2011
Characterization of Twin Boundaries in Twinning-Induced Plasticity Steels Using Electron Backscatter Diffraction Electron Microscopy
E Diedrich, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2011
  2011
On the Role of Grain Size Distribution on the Heterogeneity of Plastic Deformation
F Wagner, N Allain-Bonasso, S Berbenni, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2011
  2011
Quantification of Dislocation Structure Heterogeneity in Deformed Polycrystals
D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2011
  2011
A Microstructure Sensitive Crystal Plasticity Model for a-Iron
A Alankar, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2011
  2011
Comparison of Gradients in Orientation and Stress between Experiment and Simulation
AD Rollett, F Wagner, N Allain-Bonasso, DP Field, RA Lebensohn
Materials Science Forum 1517 (702), 463 , 2011
  2011
Observations of Dislocation Structure in AA 7050 by EBSD
CC Merriman, DP Field
Materials Science Forum 1517 (702), 493 , 2011
  2011
Modeling of Deformation Microstructure-Strain Hardening and Crystallographic Reorientation of Crystallites in a Columnar Polycrystal
A Alankar, DP Field
Materials Science Forum 1517 (702), 196 , 2011
1 2011
On the Use of EBSD to Study the Heterogeneity of Plastic Deformation
F Wagner, N Allain-Bonasso, S Berbenni, DP Field
Materials Science Forum 1517 (702), 245 , 2011
1 2011
Characterization of Curvature in CNT Turf Structures from Two-Dimensional Images
GM Kelley, DP Field
MRS Proceedings 1283, mrsf10-1283-b05-05 , 2011
  2011
Characterization of Structure and Damage in Materials in Four Dimensions
IM Robertson, CA Schuh, JS Vetrano, ND Browning, DP Field, DJ Jensen, ...
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA , 2010
  2010
Mesoscale strain measurement in deformed crystals: A comparison of x-ray microdiffraction with electron backscatter diffraction
DP Field, KR Magid, IN Mastorakos, JN Florando, DH Lassila, ...
Philosophical Magazine 90 (11), 1451-1464 , 2010
16 2010
Grain boundary analysis of HT9 steel under accelerated creep test
Z Leng, DP Field
Poster presented at the Washington State University Academic Showcase ... , 2010
  2010
Development of a 3D crystal plasticity model that tracks dislocation density evolution
A Alankar, IN Mastorakos, DP Field
Solid State Phenomena 160, 57-62 , 2010
1 2010
Two-and Three-Dimensional EBSD Measurement of Dislocation Density in Deformed Structures
DP Field, CC Merriman, IN Mastorakos
Solid State Phenomena 160, 17-22 , 2010
  2010
Evolution of annealing twins in sputtered cu films
CK Yoon, DP Field
Journal of electronic materials 39 (2), 191-199 , 2010
1 2010
Grain Boundary Analysis of HT9 Steel after Accelerated Creep Testing
Z Leng, D Field
MRS Proceedings 1264, 1264-BB05-19 , 2010
1 2010
Grain Interactions and Dislocation Density Evolution during Channel Die Compression of Aluminum
A Alankar, I Mastorakos, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Development of a Microstructure Sensitive Model Which Shows Dislocation Patterning
A Alankar, I Mastorakos, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Fatigue in Friction Stir Welded 7050 Al
A Teare, A Hein, A Wilkinson, D Field, T Nelson
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Plasma Spray Coatings for Aerospace Applications
D Koch, DM Fell, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Study of a Geometrically Necessary Dislocations Field near the Interface of a Deformed Aluminum Bicrystal
A Alankar, I Mastorakos, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Identification of Particle Stimulated Nucleation during Recrystallization of AA 7050
DP Field, L Behrens, JM Root
Computers, Materials, & Continua 14 (3), 171-184 , 2010
1 2010
The trianvil test apparatus: Measurement of shear strength under pressure
JP Escobedo, DP Field, MM LeBlanc, JN Florando, DH Lassila
Review of Scientific Instruments 81 (1), 013908 , 2010
1 2010
A Comparative Study of Characterization of CNT Turfs by Means of SEM Analysis and Stereological Techniques
H Malik, K Stephenson, DF Bahr, DP Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Structure Evolution and Recrystallization in 7 xxx Series Al Alloys
J Root, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
Grain Boundary Structure Effects on Radiation Assisted Segregation and Damage
Z Leng, D Field
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society/AIME, 420 Commonwealth Dr., P. O. Box ... , 2010
  2010
A dislocation-density-based 3D crystal plasticity model for pure aluminum
A Alankar, IN Mastorakos, DP Field
Acta materialia 57 (19), 5936-5946 , 2009
24 2009
Crystallographic Texture in the Friction-Stir-Welded Metal Matrix Composite Al6061 with 10 Vol Pct Al2O3
JM Root, DP Field, TW Nelson
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 40 (9), 2109-2114 , 2009
18 2009
Simulation of structure evolution in Cu films
CJ Chung, DP Field, NJ Park, RG Johnson
Thin Solid Films 517 (6), 1977-1982 , 2009
6 2009
Electron backscatter diffraction in materials science
Springer , 2009
850 2009
Present state of electron backscatter diffraction and prospective developments
RA Schwarzer, DP Field, BL Adams, M Kumar, AJ Schwartz
Electron backscatter diffraction in materials science, 1-20 , 2009
30 2009
Mapping and assessing plastic deformation using EBSD
LN Brewer, DP Field, CC Merriman
Electron backscatter diffraction in materials science, 251-262 , 2009
32 2009
Orientation dependence of dislocation structure evolution during cold rolling of aluminum
CC Merriman, DP Field, P Trivedi
Materials Science and Engineering: A 494 (1), 28-35 , 2008
43 2008
Electron Backscatter Diffraction: Operation and Applications
DP Field
Microscopy and Microanalysis 14 (S2), 506-507 , 2008
  2008
journal homepage: www. elsevier. com/locate/msea
SR Agnew, SAA Akbari Mousavi, S Allameh, S Allegavi, T An, ...
Materials Science and Engineering A 494, 467-468 , 2008
  2008
Micromechanics of hardening of elastic–plastic crystals with elastic inclusions: I–Dilute concentration
RS Yassar, SD Mesarovic, DP Field
International Journal of Plasticity 23 (10), 1901-1917 , 2007
14 2007
Influence of grain size on the tensile response of aluminum under plate-impact loading
PB Trivedi, JR Asay, YM Gupta, DP Field
Journal of Applied Physics 102 (8), 083513 , 2007
28 2007
Excess dislocation density measurement dependence on EBSD step size
DP Field, CC Merriman, JM Smith
Microscopy and Microanalysis 13 (S02), 920-921 , 2007
5 2007
The role of annealing twins during recrystallization of Cu
DP Field, LT Bradford, MM Nowell, TM Lillo
Acta materialia 55 (12), 4233-4241 , 2007
97 2007
Effect of film thickness and laser energy density on the microstructure of a-GaAs films after excimer laser crystallization
D Pirzada, P Trivedi, D Field, GJ Cheng
Journal of applied physics 102 (1), 013519 , 2007
5 2007
Effect of Film Thickness on the Annealing Texture in Sputtered and Electroplated Cu Films
SH Lee, NJ Park, DP Field, PR Besser
Advanced Materials Research 15, 982-988 , 2007
  2007
Texture Evolution in Cu Fimls and Lines
C Chung, D Field, N Park, C Woo
MATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS 990, 183 , 2007
  2007
Texture Evolution in Cu Films and Lines
CJ Chung, D Field, NJ Park, C Woo
MRS Proceedings 990, 0990-B08-23 , 2007
  2007
A novel structural-based approach to model the age hardening behaviour of aluminium alloys
MA Al-Khedher, RS Yassar, C Pezeshki, DP Field
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 14 (6), 905 , 2006
6 2006
Microstructural evolution and observed stress response during hot deformation of 5005 and 6022 Al alloys
PB Trivedi, RS Yassar, DP Field, R Alldredge
Materials Science and Engineering: A 425 (1), 205-212 , 2006
14 2006
Superplastic Behavior Of Fine Grained Ti-6Al-4V
JP Escobedo, SN Patankar, DP Field, FH Froes
Materials Science and Technology 21 (2), 84-87 , 2006
  2006
The role of shear stress in the formation of annealing twin boundaries in copper
DP Field, RC Eames, TM Lillo
Scripta materialia 54 (6), 983-986 , 2006
22 2006

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