Milo Kral

ProfessorMilo Kral

International Director of Studies
Mechanical Engineering E501
Internal Phone: 92102
TBA

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Research interests include: magnesium casting alloy development; creep in wrought magnesium alloys; high temperature corrosion processes in stainless steels; biomaterials wear testing; production methods for optimizing mechanical properties in al-si casting alloys; intermetallics in al-si alloys; precipitation mechanisms in titanium alloys; and use of electron diffraction (EBSD, SAD, CBED etc) for research.

Recent Publications

  • Bishop CM., Mucalo SP., Kral MV. and Lewis DJ. (2020) Continuous Grain Size Gradients in Austenitic Incoloy 800H: Design, Processing, and Characterization. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science 51(4): 1719-1731. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-019-05622-1.
  • Kral MV., Beardsley AL. and Breeuwer NJ. (2020) Failure Analysis of Shipping Container Handler Twistlock Pin. Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention 20(3): 641-646. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11668-020-00871-4.
  • Young A., Kral M. and Bishop C. (2020) Time-Temperature-Precipitation Relations for Nitrides and Evaluation of Internal Oxidation Theory for Nitridation of Austenitic Stainless Steel. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science Accepted.
  • Beardsley AL. and Kral MV. (2019) Failure Analysis of a Jet Boat Steering Linkage. Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention 19(6): 1551-1555. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11668-019-00786-9.
  • Beardsley AL., Bishop CM. and Kral MV. (2019) A Deformation Mechanism Map for Incoloy 800H Optimized Using the Genetic Algorithm. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science 50(9): 4098-4110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11661-019-05350-6.