ICAMS / Interdisciplinary Centre for Advanced Materials Simulation

Group Coordinator

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Dr. Suzana G. Fries

Research Group Leader

Group: Computational Thermodynamics/CALPHAD
Department of Scale-Bridging Thermodynamic and Kinetic Simulation

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
IC 02-715
Universitätsstr. 150
44801 Bochum
 
Tel. +49 234 32 29369
Fax: +49 234 32 14989
Email: Suzana Fries

Research Interests:


Linking of matter to materials: understanding of phase stability from DFT results and experimental data and from that construct simple models to be used in simulations of properties of real alloys.

2008
Qualified by the French Education Ministery for being Professor in Materials Chemistry and Solid State Physics.

1989-1991
Post Doctoral fellowship and sabatic license, Max-Planck-Institute, Pulvermetallurgisches Laboratorium, Stuttgart, Germany.
Topic: Calculation of equilibrium phase diagrams-applied to high temperature superconductors.

1980-1985
Doctor in Science, Physics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Thesis: The effect of high pressure and temperature on the electric field gradient in sp intermetallic compounds.

1976-1980
Master in Physics, Physics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil. Dissertation title: Study of the magnetic frequency distribution in the (Zr,Hf)Fe2 Laves phase type intermetallic compounds.

1972-1975
Bachelor in Physics, Physics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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