Dr. Erica Lilleodden

Lilleoden

Experimental Materials Mechanics
Head of Department
Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-2550
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-2625
E-mail contact

Education

2002 Ph.D., Stanford University, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Thesis: Indentation-­‐induced plasticity of thin metal films, Advisor: W.D. Nix

1996 Bachelors of Materials Science, University of Minnesota -­‐ Twin Cities

Research Experience

2014 – present Professor for Experimental Nano-­‐ und Micromechanics, Institute of Advanced Ceramics, Hamburg University of Technology

2010 – present Department Head, Department of Experimental Materials Mechanics, Institute of Materials Research, Materials Mechanics, Helmholtz-­‐Zentrum Geesthacht

2006 – 2010 Group Leader, Nano and Micromechanics; Institute of Materials Research, GKSS Research Center (now Helmholtz-­‐Zentrum Geesthacht)

2004 – 2006 Guest Scientist & Humboldt Fellow, Institute for Materials Research, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe (now Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) Advisors: Oliver Kraft and Cynthia Volkert

2001 – 2004 Post-­Doctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBL) Advisor: Prof. J.W. Morris, Jr.

2000 Visiting Student, Sandia National Laboratory (SNL) Advisor: Dr. Stephen Foiles

1996 – 2001 Graduate Research Assistant, Stanford University, Department of Materials Science & Engineering Advisor: W.D. Nix, Thesis: Indentation-­‐induced plasticity of thin metal films

1996 – 2001 Undergraduate Research Assistant, University of Minnesota -­‐ Twin Cities, Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science Advisor: W.W. Gerberich, topic: Development of nanoindentation methods, in conjunction with Hysitron, Inc.

Grants & Funding

2016 – present Sonderforschungsbereich 986, Phase 2: “Maßgeschneiderte multiskalige materialsysteme M3“: Teilprojektleiterin (Erstantragsteller), Teilprojekt B4 “Mikromechanisches Materialverhalten hierarchischer Werkstoffe“; Teilprojekt B8 „Mikromechanisch-­‐elektrochemische Kopplung von nanostrukturierten Metallen beschichtet mit leitfähigem Polymer“. Funding: 680 T€ (2016-­‐2020)

2012 Awarded as a top female researcher by the Helmholtz Initiative and Networking Fund. Funding: 750 T€ available to support a W2 Professorship

2012 – 2016 Sonderforschungsbereich 986, Phase 1: “Maßgeschneiderte multiskalige materialsysteme M3“: Teilprojektleiterin (Erstantragsteller), Teilprojekt B4 “Mikromechanisches Materialverhalten hierarchischer Werkstoffe“. Funding: 450 T€ (2012-­‐16)

2006 – present As a member of the Helmholtz Gemeinschaft, Helmholtz-­‐Zentrum Geesthacht is financed largely through “Programmorientierte Förderung”, a competitive application process in which I am actively involved as Principle Investigator and Spokesperson of Subtopic “Fundamentals of deformation, damage and fracture”. Annual funding: 890 T€ (2010-­‐2014)

2005 – 2006 Humboldt Fellowship: “Deformation behavior of nanoporous materials” Hosts: Oliver Kraft & Cynthia Volkert, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe

Awards and Professional Activities

2016 Chair of the 2016 Gordon Research Conference on Thin Film & Small Scale Mechanical Behavior

2016 External expert, Ph.D. Exam of Saba Zabihzadeh, “Deformation behavior of nanoporous nanocrystalline silver layers sintered by low temperature bonding: experiment and simulation”, Institute of Materials at Ecole Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

2009 – 2014 DGM Work Group Leader: “Mechanical characterization in small volumes”

2013 External expert, Ph.D. Exam of Cécile Marichal, “Plasticity in bcc single crystals investigated by Laue diffraction during microcompression”, Institute of Materials at Ecole Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

2013 Shortlisted for Full Professor (W3) in Materials Physics in the Faculty of Georesources & Materials Engineering, RWTH Aachen, successor to Prof. Gottstein; Head of the Search Committee: Prof. J. Schneider

2013 Shortlisted for Full Professor (W3) in the Chair for Materials Science (Lehrstuhl für Werkstoffkunde), Universität Paderborn, successor to Prof. Maier; Head of the Search Committee: Prof. J. Vrabec

2012 Elected Chair of the 2016 (and Co-­‐chair of 2014) Gordon Research Conference on Thin Films & Small Scale Mechanical Behavior

2009 – 2012 Associate Editor, Experimental Mechanics

2011 Co-­organizer: "Size Effects in Mechanical Behavior", symposium at the 2011 TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition

2010 – 2011 Principle Editor, Journal of Materials Research

2009 – 2010 Co-­‐organizer and Proceedings Editor: “Mechanical behavior of nanomaterials -­‐ experiments and modeling”, symposium at the MRS Fall Meeting 2009

2007 – 2010 Helmholtz-­‐Akademie für Führungskräfte, Malik-­‐Management MZSG, St. Gallen, Switzerland

2008 Co-­organizer: “Emerging methods to understand mechanical behavior” symposium at the 2008 TMS Annual Meeting

2007 Organizing Committee: “Nanomech 8”, Hückelhoven, Germany

2006 Lead organizer: “Size effects in the deformation of materials: experiments and modeling”, symposium at the MRS Fall Meeting 2006

2005 Humboldt Fellowship recipient

2005 Co-­‐organizer: “Mechanical properties of nanostructured materials -­‐ experiments and modeling”, MRS Spring Meeting 2005

2004 Co-­‐organizer: “Nanomechanics of materials” symposium at the APS Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada

2003 – present Member, TMS committees “Mechanical behavior of materials” and “Nanomechanical material behavior”

2002 – present Reviewer for scientific journals, including Science, Nature, Nature Materials, Nano Letters, Journal of Mechanics & Physics of Solids, Acta Materialia, Scripta Materialia, Journal of Materials Research, Philosophical Magazine

Teaching Experience

2016 – present Lecturer: “Dislocation Theory of Plasticity” Master’s in Materials Science, 2nd semester with ca. 30 students, Hamburg University of Technology

2016 – present Lecturer: “Experimental Micromechanics” Master’s in Materials Science, 2nd semester with ca. 10 students, Hamburg University of Technology

2016 – present Lecturer: “Fundamentals of Mechanical Properties of Materials” Bachelor’s Mechanical Engineering, 6th semester with ca. 80 students, Hamburg University of Technology

2014 Lecturer: Workshop on Nanomechanics, CRANN, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

2014 Lecturer: Ecole thématique CNRS / Gradschool -­‐ SOLID MECHANICS FOR NANOSCIENTISTS

2010 Lecturer: VI-­‐IPSUS Summer School 2010, GKSS Research Center

2009 Lecturer: International Summer School on Micro-­‐Mechanical Experiments, Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science, Leoben, Austria

2008 Tutorial Instructor, “Nanoindentation-­‐based techniques” at the 2008 TMS Annual Meeting

2004 Co-­‐taught short course on scanning probe microscopies, in collaboration with Pacific Nanotechnologies, Inc. at the Scanning 2004 Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA

2003 – 2004 Lecturer, Undergraduate Course: “Metals Processing”, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Berkeley, USA

2002 Lecturer: “Dislocation Plasticity”, Graduate Course in Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Berkeley, USA

Advised Students

2014 – present Ph.D. Candidate, Julian Sabisch, Topic: Twinning mechanisms in Mg and Mg alloys

2014 – present Ph.D. Candidate, Camila Mallmann, Topic: Micromechanical behaviour of Mg nanocomposites

2012 – present Ph.D Candidate, Hu Kaixiong, Topic: Micromechanical and Three-­‐Dimensional Microstructural Characterization of Nanoporous Gold-­‐Epoxy Composites

2011 –2015 Ph.D., Henry Ovri, Topic: Microstructural influences on plastic instabilities in AA 2198

2009 – 2013 Ph.D., Daniel Kupka, Thesis: Fracture experiments of single grain boundaries in ductile metals

2009 – 2011 Ph.D., Gyu Seok Kim, Thesis: Small volume investigation of slip and twinning in magnesium single crystals

2010 Master’s, Henry Ovri, Thesis: Nanomechanical investigation of pure Mg and Mg AZ31

2009 Master’s, Paula Guglielmi, Thesis: Mechanical characterization of PEG hydrogels through nanoindentation

2009 Master’s, Julia Hapke, Thesis: SEM-­‐Microanalysis of compressive failure in UD-­‐ CFRP

Invited Talks

2016 Plenary Speaker, SIAM Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science, Philidelphia, USA

2016 Invited Speaker, 2016 Spring Meeting of the Materials Research Society, Phoenix, USA

2015 Invited Speaker, 2015 Fall Meeting of the Materials Research Society, Boston, USA

2015 Invited Speaker, 2015 International Materials Research Congress, Cancun, Mexico

2014 Invited Speaker, Robert B. Sosman Award Symposium: Opportunities for Enhancement of Nanomechanical Properties of Materials, Materials Science & Technology 2014, Pittsburgh, USA

2014 Invited Speaker, New Frontiers of Nanometals, 35th Risø International Symposium on Materials Science, Roskilde, Denmark

2014 Plenary Speaker, 14th European Mechanics of Materials Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden

2013 Invited Speaker, ECI Conference on Nanomechanical Testing in Materials Research and Development IV, Algarve, Portugal

2013 Invited Speaker, European Agilent User Meeting on Nanoindentation, Rome, Italy

2013 Keynote speaker, Symposium on “Fatigue and Fracture of Thin Films and Nanomaterials” at the 2013 TMS Annual Meeting

2012 Invited Speaker, Gordon Research Conference on Thin Film & Small Scale Mechanical Behavior, Waterville, Maine, USA

2012 Keynote Speaker, ESMC 2012, Graz, Austria

2011 Keynote Speaker, Plasticity 2011, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2007 Keynote Speaker (Hauptvortrag), DPG Annual Conference, Regensburg, Germany

2007 Invited Speaker, Plasticité 2007, Poitiers, France

2006 Invited Speaker, Local Mechanical Stresses and Microdiffraction Workshop, Grenoble, France

2006 Introductory Meeting of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Erlangen, Germany

2005 Invited Speaker, Opening Ceremony of the Nordic Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland

2003 Invited Speaker, Symposia on scanning probe techniques, sponsored by Pacific Nanotechnologies, Inc. (Santa Clara, CA), Tokyo and Osaka, Japan

2000 Invited Speaker, Symposium on Nanomechanics, sponsored by Hysitron, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN), Sao Paolo, Brazil

Peer Reviewed Journals

Peer Reviewed Proceedings