Materials Science Forum

ISSN: 1662-9752

Founding Editor

Fred H. Wohlbier

Honorary Editor

Prof. Graeme E. Murch

University of Newcastle, University Centre for Mass and Thermal Transport in Engineering Materials, Priority Research Centre for Geotechnical and Materials Modelling, School of Engineering; University Drive, Callaghan, Australia, NSW 2308;

Editor(s) in Chief

Prof. Iulian Antoniac

University Politehnica of Bucharest, Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering; 313 Splaiul Independentei, Bucharest, 060042, Romania;

Senior Editors

Dr. Andrey Lunev

Prydniprovs’ka State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture; Ukraine, 49000;

Editorial Board

Prof. Dezső L. Beke

University of Debrecen, Department for Solid State Physics; Bem tér 18/b, Debrecen, 4026, Hungary;

Prof. Giorgio Benedek

University of Milano Bicocca, Department of Materials Science; U5, Universitá di Milano-Bicocca, Via R. Cozzi 55, Milano, 20125, Italy;

Prof. Anil K. Bhatnagar

University of Hyderabad, School of Physics and School of Engineering; Hyderabad, India, 500046;

Prof. Chi Ming Chan

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Clear Water Bay; Kowloon, China;

Prof. Hermann G. Grimmeiss

Lund University, Department of Solid State Physics; Box 118, Lund, 221 00, Sweden;

Prof. Jerzy Jedlinski

AGH University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Materials Science and Ceramics, Department of Physical Chemistry and Modeling of Processes and Surface Engineering; al. Mickiewicza 30, Kraków, 30-059, Poland;

Prof. Pentti O. Kettunen

Tampere University of Technology, Department of Materials Science, Faculty of Automation, Energy and Materials Engineering; PO Box 589, Tampere, 33101, Finland;

Prof. Terence G. Langdon

University of Southampton, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment; Lanchester Building (Bldg. 7), Highfield Campus, Southampton, United Kingdom, SO17 1BJ;

Prof. Jai Sung Lee

Hanyang University, Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science; 55 Daehak-no, Sangnok-gu, Ansan, Korea, South, 426-791;

Prof. Eric J. Mittemeijer

Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems; Heisenbergstrasse 3, Stuttgart, 70569, Germany;

Prof. Stephen J. Pearton

University of Florida, Department of Materials Science and Engineering; Gainesville, USA, 32611-6400;

Prof. Vassilis Pontikis

Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et les Energies Alternatives (CEA), CEA-Saclay; Bdg. 524, Gif-sur-Yvette, 91191, France;

Prof. András Roósz

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Miskolc University (HAS-MU); Miskolc-Egyetemváros, 3515, Hungary;

Prof. David N. Seidman

Northwestern University, Department Materials Science and Engineering; Cook Hall, 2220 Campus Drive, Evanston, USA, 60208;

Dr. Ching Hua Su

NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center, EM31 NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center; Huntsville, USA, 35812;

Prof. David Tomanek

Michigan State University, Physics and Astronomy Department; 567 Wilson Road, East Lansing, USA, MI 48824-6455;

Prof. A.S. Wronski

University of Bradford, School of Engineering, Design and Technology; West Yorkshire, Bradford, United Kingdom, BD7 1DP;

Prof. David J. Young

University of New South Wales, School of Materials Science and Engineering; Sydney, Australia, NSW 2052;