Laboratory for Nanotribology and Wear Mechanics

State University of New York at Stony Brook

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Chad S. Korach

Education:

Ph.D.— Northwestern University—2004 (Mechanical Engineering)

M.S.M.E.— Georgia Institute of Technology—1999

B.M.E.—Georgia Institute of Technology—1995

 

Publications:

Y. Liu, S. Chen, E. Zussman, C.S. Korach, W. Zhao, M.H. Rafailovich, “Diameter-dependent Modulus and Melting Point Behavior in Electrospun Semi-crystalline Polymer Fibers”, Macromolecules, Accepted for Publication (2011)

C. Chung, C.S. Korach, I. Kao, “Experimental Study and Modeling of Lapping Using Abrasive Grits with Mixed Sizes in Free Abrasive Machining“, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Corrections under review (2011)

R. Krishna Pai, L. Zhang, D. Nykpanchuk, M. Cotlet, C.S. Korach, “Biomimetic pathways for nanostructured poly (KAMPS)/aragonite composites that mimic seashell nacre”, Advanced Biomaterials, Accepted for Publication (2011)

J.H. Choi and C.S. Korach, “Tip Bluntness Transition Measured with Atomic Force Microscopy and the Effect on Hardness Variation with Depth in Silicon Dioxide Nanoindentation Measurements”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing, Accepted for Publication (2011)

C. Cao, A. Reiner, C. Chung, S.-H. Chang, I. Kao, R.V. Kukta, C.S. Korach, “Buckling Initiation and Displacement Dependence in Compression of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays”, Carbon, Accepted for Publication (2011)

K.C. Trandem, C.S. Korach, R.H. Schindel, “A Comparison of the Deformation of Three Commercial Brand Orthodontic Mini-plate Lever Arms”, American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Accepted for Publication (2010)

G. Halada, P. Jha, K. Nelson, W. Zhao, C.S. Korach, A. Neiman, S.-J. Lee, E. Mintzer, “Formation and Characterization of Chitosan-based Coatings on Stainless Steel”, in Biomaterials, edited by A.S. Kulshrestha, A. Mahapatro, L.A. Henderson, ACS Symposium Series, 1054, 159 (2010)

R.P. Singh, M. Khait, S. Zunjarrao, C.S. Korach, G. Pandey “Environmental Degradation and Durability of Epoxy-Clay Nanocomposites”, Journal of Nanomaterials, doi:10.1115/2010/352746 (2010)

S. Pack, T. Kashiwagi, C. Cao, C.S. Korach, M. Lewin, M. Rafailovich, “The Role of Surface Interactions in the Synergizing Polymer Clay Flame Retardant Properties”, Macromolecules, 43(12), 5338 (2010)

J.H. Choi and C.S. Korach, "Nanoscale Defect Generation in CMP of Low-k/Copper Interconnect Patterns", Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 156, H961 (2009)

W. Zhao, R.P. Singh, and C.S. Korach, “Near-fiber Nanomechanical Properties of Environmentally Degraded Carbon Fiber Epoxy Composites”, Composites: Part A, 40, 675 (2009)

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “CMP Friction as a Function of Slurry Silica Nanoparticle Concentration and Diameter”, Tribology Transactions, 52, 256 (2009)

A. Gouldstone, J.H. Kim, and C.S. Korach, “A Perturbation-based Method for Extracting Elastic Properties During Spherical Indentation of an Elastic Film/Substrate Bilayer”, in Microelectromechanical Systems—Materials and Devices II, edited by S.M. Spearing, S. Vengallatore, N. Sheppard, J. Bagdahn, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 1139, GG03-42 (2009)

J.H. Kim, C.S. Korach, and A. Gouldstone, “Spherical Indentation of an Elastic Bilayer – a Modification of the Perturbation Approach”, Journal of Materials Research, 23, 2935 (2008)

F.M. Borodich, C.S. Korach, L.M. Keer, “Modeling the Tribochemical Aspects of Friction and Gradual Wear of Diamond-Like Carbon Films”, ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, 74(1), 23 (2007)

F.M. Borodich, C.S. Korach, L.M. Keer, “Modeling the Tribochemical Aspects of Friction and Gradual Wear of DLC Films”, in Nanomechanics of Materials and Structures, edited by T.-J. Chuang, P.M. Anderson, M.-K. Wu, S. Hsieh, Springer, 299-308 (2006)

K.W. Lee, Y.W. Chung, C. Korach, and L.M. Keer, “Tribological and Dry Machining Evaluation of Superhard TiB2/TiC Multilayer Coatings Deposited on Si(001), M2 Steel, and C3 WC Cutting Tool Inserts Using Magnetron Sputtering”, Surface and Coatings Technology, 194, 184, (2005)

F.M. Borodich, L.M. Keer, and C.S. Korach, “Analytical Study of Fundamental Nanoindentation Test Relations for Indenters of Non-Ideal Shapes”, Nanotechnology, 14(7), 803, (2003)

C.S. Korach and L.M. Keer, “Stresses Between 3D Fractures in Infinite and Layered Elastic Solids”, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 69(17), 1815 (2002)

C.S. Korach, J. Streator, and S. Danyluk, “Measurement of Perflouropolyether Lubricant Thickness on a Magnetic Disk Surface”, Applied Physics Letters, 79(5), 698 (2001)

D. Yano, C. Korach, J. Streator, and S. Danyluk, "Non-Vibrating Contact Potential Difference Probe Measurement of a Nanometer-Scale Lubricant on a Hard Disk", ASME Journal of Tribology, 121, 980 (1999)

 

Books:

Science and Technology of Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP).  A. Kumar, C.F. Higgs III, C.S. Korach, and S. Balakumar (Editors).  Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 1157, Warrendale, PA (2010), ISBN: 978-1-60511-130-8

 

Conference Papers:

C.S. Korach, R.K. Pai, “Mechanical properties of a nanostructured poly(KAMPS)/aragonite composite”, Proceedings of the 2011 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 13-16, 2011, Uncasville, CT

J.H. Kim, A. Gouldstone, C.S. Korach, “Analysis of Spherical Indentation of an Elastic Bilayer Using a Modified Perturbation Approach”, Proceedings of the 2011 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 13-16, 2011, Uncasville,CT

T. Nakamura, C. Lu, C.S. Korach, “Mechanical Properties of Tooth Enamel: Microstructural Modeling and Characterization”, Proceedings of the 2011 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 13-16, 2011, Uncasville, CT

C.S. Korach, G. Halada, H. Mubarez, “Effects of Processing Conditions on Chitosan-Hydroxyapatite Biocomposite Mechanical Properties”, Proceedings of the 2011 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 13-16, 2011, Uncasville, CT

J.A. Levert, B. Mooney, F. Lynam, C.S. Korach, ”Friction True Contact Area in Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, Proceedings of the 2011 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 15-219, 2011, Atlanta, GA

C.S. Korach, C. Cao, T. McCune, N. Machtay, R.V. Kukta, “Carbon Nanotube Array-Based Contact Sensing”, Proceedings of the 2011 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 15-219, 2011, Atlanta, GA

C.S. Korach and J.H. Choi, “Sub-Surface Deformation from CMP Scratch Defects”, Proceedings of the 2011 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 15-219, 2011, Atlanta, GA

J.H. Choi, C.S. Korach, Y.Z. Lee, “Investigation on Interaction between Single CMP Abrasive Particle Analog and Counterparts”, Proceedings of the 2010 Korean STLE Spring Conference, June 17-18, 2010, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

W. Zhao, C. Cao, C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Structural Variations in Enamel Nanomechanical Properties using Quantitative Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, Proceedings of the 2010 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 7-10, 2010, Indianapolis, IN

J.A. Levert, C.S. Korach, F. Lynam, ”The True Contact Area for Friction in Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, Proceedings of the 2010 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 16-20, 2010, Las Vegas, NV

W. Zhao and C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Epoxy Stiffness by Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, Proceedings of the 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 13-19, 2009, Lake Buena Vista, FL USA

C.S. Korach and R.P. Singh, “Degradation at the Fiber-Matrix Interphase and the Effects on Long-term Performance of Composites”, Proceedings of the NSF Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, June 22-25, 2009, Honolulu, HI

C.S. Korach, J.A. Levert, R. Fedele, B. Toman, D. Bourbeau, “Friction of Integrated Circuits for Chemical Mechanical Polishing with Varying Slurries”, Proceedings of the 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, 2009, Orlando, FL USA

C.S. Korach, A. Reiner, C. Cao, “Measurement of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Array Bulk Friction in Contact with Silicon”, Proceedings of the 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, 2009, Orlando, FL USA

G. Halada, M. Frame, C.S. Korach, D. Ferguson, “Development of a Research-Intensive, Multidisciplinary Minor in Nanotechnology Studies (NTS)”, Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, June 22-25, 2008, Pittsburgh, PA USA

P. Lo, P. Rogers, R.P. Singh, and C.S. Korach, "Degradation at the Fiber-Matrix Interphase and Effects on Long-Term Performance of Composites", Trip report presented at the NSF IREE 2008 Grantees Conference, May 2-3, 2008, Washington, DC USA

J.H. Choi, Y. Lee, L.E. DeMarco, R.T. Leveille, J.A. Levert, and C.S. Korach, “Chemical mechanical polishing friction measurements with silica atomic force microscope tips”, Proceedings of the STLE/ASME International Joint Tribology Conference, October 22-24, 2007, San Diego, CA USA

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “CMP Friction as a Function of Slurry Silica Nanoparticle Concentration and Diameter”, Proceedings of the STLE/ASME International Joint Tribology Conference, October 22-25, 2006, San Antonio, TX USA

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “The Relative Friction Force Contributions of Polishing Pads and Slurries during Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, Proceedings of the World Tribology Congress III, September 12-16, 2005, Washington, DC USA

F.M. Borodich, C.S. Korach, and L.M. Keer, “Models of Friction and Wear of DLC Films”, Proceedings of the World Tribology Congress III, September 12-16, 2005, Washington, DC USA

C.S. Korach, T.F. Patterson, and D.I. Orloff, "High-Speed Infrared Detection of Roll Coating Defects", Proceedings of the 1997 TAPPI Papermaking Conference, Nashville, TN USA, 971 (1997)

 

Invited Presentations:

“Carbon Nanotube Array-Based Contact Sensing”, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, January 20, 2011

“Measurements of Friction and Wear in Chemical Mechanical Polishing Using Single Particle Analog Probes”, Workshop on Precision Machining, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, January 19, 2011

“Measurement of Enamel Mechanical Properties and the Role of Abrasion-Erosion in Tooth Wear”, NT-MDT ACS Exhibitor Workshop, San Francisco, CA, March 22, 2010

“Wear and Friction of Dental Enamel Microstructure”, Workshop on Quality of Life, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, April 2009

“Wear and Friction of Dental Enamel Microstructure”, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, December 4, 2008

“Environmental Degradation of the Fiber-Matrix Interphase in Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites”, Indian Institute of Technology – Kanpur, India, June 16, 2008

“Biomechanics and Tribology of Dental Enamel Microstructure”, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, April 18, 2008

“Nanotribology of low-k Dielectrics for Oxide Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, October 5, 2007

“Degradation of Fiber-Matrix Interphase in CFRP Composites Subjected to Environmental Degradation”, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, October 4, 2007

“Analysis of near-surface mechanical properties with instrumented indentation area functions determined by atomic force microscopy”, International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Symposium on Scaling in Solid Mechanics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales UK, June 25-29, 2007

“Nanotribological Response of an Enamel Structure Observed Using Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanoscratching”, 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 4-10, Chicago, IL

“Nanotribological Wear Properties of Thin Films Using Instrumented Scratch Testing”, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, February 16, 2006

“Applications of Nanomechanical Analysis in Nanotribology”, Innovations in Surface Analysis Workshop, MVA Scientific Consultants, Duluth, GA, November 17, 2005

“Analysis of Near-surface Mechanical Properties with Instrumented Indentation Tip Functions Determined by Atomic Force Microscopy“, 2005 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 5-11, Orlando, FL

 

Conference Presentations:

W. Zhao, C. Lu, C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Microstructural Variations in Enamel Mechanical Properties”, 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 14 - Nov. 18, Vancouver, BC, Canada

T. Nakamura, C. Lu, C.S. Korach, “Determination of Monoclinic Constitutive Relation for Tooth Enamel”, 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 14 - Nov. 18, Vancouver, BC, Canada

J.H. Choi, C.S. Korach, Y.Z. Lee, “Investigation on Interaction between Single CMP Abrasive Particle Analog and Counterparts”, 2010 Korean STLE Spring Conference, June 17-18, 2010, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

W. Zhao, C. Cao, C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Structural Variations in Enamel Nanomechanical Properties using Quantitative Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, 2010 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition, June 7-10, 2010, Indianapolis, IN

C.S. Korach and J.H. Choi, “Friction between silica AFM probes, silica, and polyurethane CMP pads in NH4OH”, 2010 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 16-20, 2010, Las Vegas, NV

C.S. Korach, K.Nelson, H. Mubarez, G. Halada, “UHWMPE/Chitosan/Hydroxyapatite Composites and Wear Characteristics”, 2010 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 16-20, 2010, Las Vegas, NV

J.A. Levert, C.S. Korach, F. Lynam, ”The True Contact Area for Friction in Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, 2010 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 16-20, 2010, Las Vegas, NV

W. Zhao and C.S. Korach, “Environmental Effects on Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites Measured by Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, Nov. 13 - Nov. 19, Lake Buena Vista, FL USA

W. Zhao and C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Epoxy Stiffness by Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, 2009 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, Nov. 13 - Nov. 19, Lake Buena Vista, FL USA

G. Halada, P. Jha, K. Nelson, C.S. Korach, A. Neiman, “Formation and Characterization of Chitosan-Based Composite Coatings”, 238th ACS National Meeting, August 16-20, 2009, Washington, DC USA

W. Zhao, C.S. Korach, “Measurement of Fiber Reinforced Composite Epoxy Stiffness by Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy”, 2009 Society of Experimental Mechanics Annual Meeting, June 1-4, Albuquerque, NM USA

C. Cao, C.S. Korach, “Microscale Damage and Erosion in Tooth Enamel”, 2009 Society of Experimental Mechanics Annual Meeting, June 1-4, Albuquerque, NM USA

C.S. Korach, J.H. Choi, C. Kim, A. Neiman, “Characterization and Properties of Yeast Spore Walls by Scanning Probe Microscopy”, 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, Orlando, FL USA

C.S. Korach, A. Reiner, C. Cao, “Measurement of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Array Bulk Friction in Contact with Silicon”, 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, Orlando, FL USA

C.S. Korach, O. Sha, W. Zhao, “The Effect of pH Levels and Exposure Times on Polyurethane Scratch Resistance”, 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, Orlando, FL USA

C.S. Korach, J.A. Levert, R. Fedele, B. Toman, D. Bourbeau, “Friction of Integrated Circuits for Chemical Mechanical Polishing with Varying Slurries”, 2009 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 18-21, Orlando, FL USA

J.H. Choi, C.S. Korach, “Surface and Lateral Deformations Observed from Nanoscale Scratch Testing of Cu/low-k Dielectric Line Patterns”, 2009 MRS Spring Meeting – Symposium E, April 13-17, San Francisco, CA USA

C.S. Korach, “Nanomechanical Response of the Fiber-Matrix Interphase Stiffness for Degraded Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composites”, Benet Labs Materials Forum: Nano-scale Materials and Modeling, February 19, 2009, Albany, NY USA

W. Zhao, R.P. Singh, C.S. Korach, “Nanomechanical Response of the Fiber-Matrix Interphase Stiffness for Degraded Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composites”, 2008 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, Oct. 31-Nov. 6, Boston, MA USA

C.S. Korach, P. Lo, J.H. Choi, “Mechanical and Erosive Damage of Dental Enamel Microstructure”, 2008 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, Oct. 31-Nov. 6, Boston, MA USA

W. Zhao, C.S. Korach, D.J. Kumar, R.P. Singh, “Environmental Degradation of the Fiber-Matrix Interphase in Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composites”, 2008 Society of Experimental Mechanics International Conference and Exposition, June 2-5, Orlando, FL USA

C.S. Korach, P. Lo, J.H. Choi, “Tribological Induced Damage of Dental Enamel Microstructure and Effects on Acid Erosion”, 2008 Society of Experimental Mechanics International Conference and Exposition, June 2-5, Orlando, FL USA

J.H. Choi, C.S. Korach, “Simulated Chemical Mechanical Polishing Friction Measurements with SiO2­ Coated Atomic Force Microscope Probes”, 2008 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 19-22, Cleveland, OH USA

N. Lakomcik, J. Lezaer, E. Peters, J.A. Levert, C.S. Korach, “Friction Measurements for Chemical Mechanical Polishing of Integrated Circuit Die”, 2008 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 19-22, Cleveland, OH USA

C.S. Korach, J.H. Choi, N. Lakomcik, J. Leazer, E. Peters, J.A. Levert, “Correlation of Microscale and Macroscale Friction Measurements for Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, 2008 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 19-22, Cleveland, OH USA

C.S. Korach, “Biomechanics and tribological response of human dental enamel microstructure and applications to bio-inspired composite surfaces”, 2007 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 12-15, Seattle, WA USA

W. Zhao, R.P. Singh, and C.S. Korach, “Environmental Degradation Of The Fiber-Matrix Interphase In CFRP Composites”, 2007 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 12-15, Seattle, WA USA

J.H. Choi, Y. Lee, L.E. DeMarco, R.T. Leveille, J.A. Levert, and C.S. Korach, “Chemical mechanical polishing friction measurements with silica atomic force microscope tips”, 2007 STLE/ASME International Joint Tribology Conference, October 22-24, San Diego, CA USA

C.S. Korach and J.H. Choi, “Analysis of near-surface mechanical properties with instrumented indentation area functions determined by atomic force microscopy”, International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Symposium on Scaling in Solid Mechanics, June 25-29, 2007, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales UK

W. Zhao, R.P. Singh, and C.S. Korach, “Degradation of fiber-matrix interphase in CFRP composites subjected to environmental degradation”, 2007 Society of Experimental Mechanics Annual Meeting and Exhibition, June 3-6, Springfield, MA USA

J.H. Choi and C.S. Korach, “Nanotribological Response of Low-K Dielectric Films During Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, 2007 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 6-10, Philadelphia, PA USA

J.H. Choi, W. Witter, J.A. Levert, and C.S. Korach, “Friction Between a Silica Nanoscratch Tip, Polyurethane, and Silica for Simulated Oxide Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, 2007 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 6-10, Philadelphia, PA USA

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “The Friction of Various Chemical Mechanical Polishing Pad Materials”, 2007 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 6-10, Philadelphia, PA USA

C.S. Korach, “Biotribological Mechanics of Human Dental Enamel and Applications to Bio-Inspired Composite Surfaces”, 17th U.S. Army Symposium on Solid Mechanics, April 3-5, 2007, Baltimore, MD USA

C.S. Korach and J.H. Choi, “Nanotribological Response of an Enamel Structure Observed Using Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanoscratching”, 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 4-10, Chicago, IL USA

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “CMP Friction as a Function of Slurry Particle Concentration and Diameter”, 2006 STLE/ASME International Joint Tribology Conference, October 23-25, San Antonio, TX USA

C.S. Korach, J.H. Choi, and J.A. Levert, “Contributions of Nanoscale Friction to Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, 2006 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 7-11, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “The Friction of Chemical Mechanical Polishing for Slurry Particle Variations”, 2006 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, May 7-11, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

J.H. Choi and C.S. Korach, “Analysis of Near-surface Mechanical Properties with Instrumented Indentation Tip Functions Determined by Atomic Force Microscopy“, 2005 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 5-11, Orlando, FL USA

J.A. Levert and C.S. Korach, “The Relative Friction Force Contributions of Polishing Pads and Slurries during Chemical Mechanical Polishing”, World Tribology Congress III, September 12-16, 2005, Washington, DC USA

F.M. Borodich, C.S. Korach, and L.M. Keer, “Models of Friction and Wear of DLC Films”, World Tribology Congress III, September 12-16, 2005, Washington, DC USA

C.S. Korach, Y.W. Chung, and L.M. Keer, “Analysis of Nanolayered Superlattice Coating Wear and Properties under Sliding Contact”, 32nd Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology, September 6-9, 2005, Lyon, France

C.S. Korach, K.W. Lee, Y.W. Chung, and L.M. Keer, “Analysis of Nanolayered Coating Wear for Sliding Contact Applications”, 2003 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, November 15-21, Washington, DC USA

C.S. Korach, K.W. Lee, Y.W. Chung, and L.M. Keer, “Dry machining of WC tools coated with physical vapor deposited TiB2/TiC nanostructured coatings”, 2003 ASME Mechanics and Materials Conference, June 17-20, Scottsdale, AZ USA

C.S. Korach and L.M. Keer, “Stresses Between 3D Fractures in Infinite and Layered Elastic Solids”, 2001 ASME Mechanics and Materials Conference, June 27-29, San Diego, CA USA

C.S. Korach, T.F. Patterson, and D.I. Orloff, "High-Speed Infrared Detection of Roll Coating Defects", 1997 TAPPI Papermaking Conference, Nashville, TN USA

 

Professional Activities:

Chair, STLE Ceramics and Composites Technical Committee, 2009 – Present

Program Solicitation Chair, STLE Nanotribology Technical Committee, 2010 – Present

Secretary, SEM Biological Systems and Materials Technical Division, 2010 - Present

Organizer, ASME Applied Mechanics Division, Symposium on Mechanics of Biological Materials and Systems, IMECE 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Co-Organizer, SEM 2010 Annual Meeting, Sessions on Hard Tissue Mechanics and Bio-Composites, Indianapolis, IN

Co-Organizer, Nanotribology Technical Committee Vice-Paper Solicitation Chair, STLE 2010 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV

Co-Organizer, SEM 2009 Annual Meeting, Sessions on Hard Tissue Mechanics, Albuquerque, NM

Co-Organizer, MRS Symposium E, MRS Spring Meeting 2009, San Francisco, CA

Organizer, ASME Applied Mechanics Division, Elasticity Committee Symposium on Mechanics of Soft Matter, Biomaterials and Biological Systems, IMECE 2008, Boston, MA

Session Organizer, IJTC 2008, Nanotribology Track, Miami, FL

Co-Organizer, SEM 2008 Annual Meeting, Symposia on Durability of Composites, Orlando, FL

Organizer, ASME Applied Mechanics Division, Elasticity Committee Symposium on Mechanics of Biological and Biologically Inspired Systems, IMECE 2007, Seattle, WA

Co-Organizer, McMat 2007, Symposia on Biological and Biologically Inspired Systems, Austin, TX

Organizer, Ceramics and Composites Technical Committee Paper Solicitation Chair, STLE 2007 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA

Co-Organizer, ASME Applied Mechanics Division, Elasticity Committee Symposium on Surface and Interface Mechanics at the Micro and Nanoscale, IMECE 2006, Chicago, IL

Session Organizer, Friction Sessions, World Tribology Congress III, Washington, DC, September 2005

Co-Organizer, Contact Mechanics and Friction Track, World Tribology Congress III, Washington, DC, September 2005

 

Courses Taught:

Engineering Dynamics

Design of Machine Elements

Technical Communication in Mechanical Engineering I

Introduction to Engineering Tribology

Studies in Nanotechnology

Elasticity

Introduction to Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems

Research and Nanotechnology

Topics in Information Technology Studies—”Friction in Everyday Life and Material Design”; “Nanotribology”; “Friction, Wear, and You”

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering—Stony Brook University

 

Adjunct Assistant Professor—College of Dentistry—New York University

E-mail: chad.korach@stonybrook.edu

Chad S. Korach

Phone: 631-632-1182

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