Topological Grain Growth Burton R. Patterson, University of Florida, DMR 1035188.
Computer simulated grains (top) and the arrangement of their neighbors (below). Correctly delineating the faces was critical for identifying grain topology that determines which neighbors grow and which disappear.
Topological Grain GrowthBurton R. Patterson, University of Florida, DMR 1035188
Graduate student David Rule(right) gained valuable experience working with Dr. Erik Lauridsen (left) from Riso Laboratory (Denmark) at the European Synchrotron Research Facility (ESRF) performing 3D imaging of grain growth.