William Weber

Governor's Chair for Radiation Effects on Materials, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering

Phone: 865-974-0415
E-mail: wjweber@utk.edu

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William Weber is the Governor's Chair for radiation effects on materials. Weber is an internationally recognized leader and expert on the interaction of nuclear radiation and charged particle beams with solids. His work primarily focuses on the use of ion beams to conduct fundamental studies of radiation effects in materials, to structurally modify materials for advanced technologies and to perform accelerated testing of materials for extreme radiation environments.

Topics of expertise: Radiation-solid interactions, radiation effects in materials, radiation detector physics, and theoretical modeling.