Golden Kumar

Golden Kumar

[email protected]
Phone: 972-883-4681
Mail Box: ECW 31
Office: ECSW 3.150D
800 West Campbell Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080-3021

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Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering


Postdoc., Mechanical Engineering, Yale University

PhD, Physics, Technical University Dresden, Germany

MTech, Materials Science & Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, India

BSc, Panjab University Chandigarh, India

Research Interests

Nanomanufacturing, Metallic glasses, Nanomechanics, Surface engineering, Phase transformations, and Photothermal properties.

Five Most Recent Journal Publications, Book Chapters, and Books

  • C. Meduri, M. Hasan, S. Adam, and G. Kumar, “Effect of temperature on shear bands and bending plasticity of metallic glasses”, Journal of Alloys & Compounds, 732 (2018) 922.
  • Z. Hu, C. Uzun, Z. Dong, W. Lei, A. Bernussi, and G. Kumar, “Elastocapillary bundling of high aspect-ratio metallic glass nanowires”, Applied Physics Letters, 111 (2017) 23107.
  • M. Hasan and G. Kumar, “High-throughput drawing and testing of metallic glass nanostructures”, Nanoscale, 9 (2017) 2361.
  • M. Hasan, N. Kahler, and G. Kumar, “Shape-Controlled Metal–Metal and Metal–Polymer Janus Structures by Thermoplastic Embossing”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 17 (2017) 11084.
  • M. Hasan, J. Schroers, and G. Kumar, “Functionalization of metallic glasses through hierarchical patterning”, Nano Letters, 15 (2015) 963.

Major Honors and Awards

  • Invited Speaker, MRS Fall Meeting, 2018
  • Springer Nature Applied Sciences, Editorial Member, 2018-present
  • NSF CAREER Award, 2017
  • Excellence in Research Awards, Texas Tech University, 2013 & 2017
  • Best Reviewer Award, Scripta Materialia, 2007