George T. (Rusty) Gray III is a Laboratory Fellow and staff member in the Dynamic Materials Properties, Testing, and Modeling team within the Materials Science Division of Los Alamos National Laboratory. Before coming to LANL, he completed a three-year visiting scholar position at the Technical University of Hamburg-Harburg in Hamburg, Germany. He received his B.S. in 1976 and his M.S. in 1977 both in Metallurgial Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. He received his Ph.D. in Metallurgical Engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University in 1981.
Dr. Gray is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, Fellow of ASM International, and Fellow of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS). He is a member of APS, ASM, TMS, and serves on the International Scientific Advisory Board of the European DYMAT Association. In 2010 he served as the President of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS). He has authored or co-authored over 380 technical publications.
His research areas include: High-strain rate structure/property behavior of materials and modeling, shockwave effects on material structure/property behavior, and deformation twinning.
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