Prof. Thomas W. Coyle, Associate Director
BSc, BA (Alfred), ScD (MIT)
Associate Professor, Material Science and Engineering
Vice-Dean, Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.
Research Areas: Processing and properties of advanced ceramics and ceramic matrix composites; Powder processing and forming techniques, designed multiphase microstructures; Characterization of microstructure-property relationships for toughening mechanisms and fracture behaviour; Characterization of hard coatings, including diamond-ceramic.
Honours & Awards
- NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science & Engineering (2009), S. Chandra, T. W. Coyle, J. Mostaghimi, V. Pershin, Centre for Advanced Coating Technologies (CACT), University of Toronto