Corneliu Craciunescu

Structural Materials


B.Sc. in Mechanical engineering (1985, Politehnica” University of Timisoara, Romania), PhD in Physical Metallurgy (1996, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania). Fulbright Post-Doc (University of Maryland 1998-1999). CIENCIA 2008 Post-Doc Researcher at CENIMAT. Main scientific interests: Shape memory alloys, including ferromagnetic ones, as bulk, ribbon and thin films and their optimisation using combinatorial spreads. Joining techniques for shape memory alloy. Development of applications based on shape memory alloy functionality, especially in thinner structures and architectures.