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Golden Kumar

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

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Golden Kumar

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Postdoc., Mechanical Engineering, Yale University
Ph.D., Physics, Technical University Dresden, Germany
M.Tech., Materials Science & Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, India
B.Sc., 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

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. M. Hasan and G. Kumar, “High-throughput drawing and testing of metallic glass nanostructures”, Nanoscale, 9 (2017) 2361.

  4. 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.

  5. 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