Terry Alford received his PhD in materials science and engineering from Cornell University in 1991. He joined the ASU faculty in 1993 and is currently a professor in the Chemical and Materials Engineering Department and an affiliate professor in the Electrical Engineering Department. His teaching interests include X-ray and electron diffraction, introduction to physical materials science and laboratory, structure and properties of materials, advanced materials issues in semiconductor processing, and materials processing and synthesis.
Expertise – Silver and copper metallization and low-k dielectrics for future integrated circuit (IC) technologies advanced metallization for low-power electronics and for novel IC components formation and adhesion of sol-gel hydroxyapatite-metal systems for biomedica.
Education – 1991, Ph.D. Materials Science, Cornell University