Rudiger Dieckmann

Rüdiger Dieckmann

Materials Science & Engineering
326 Bard Hall

Research Interests

  • point defects in inorganic, nonmetallic compounds
  • transport of matter and charge in ceramic solids, including glass
  • kinetics and morphology of solid state reactions
  • phase equilibria
  • ceramic single crystal growth

Selected Awards and Honors

Nernst­ prize 1984, awarded by the 'Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft für Physikalische Chemie' (German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry) 

Fellow of the American Ceramic Society (elected 12/2000)

1985-1990 member of the editorial board of the journal 'Reactivity of Solids' 

member of the American Ceramic Society, Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft für Physikalische Chemie, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (Society of German Chemists), and the Materials Research Society 


Academic degrees: 
Diploma in Chemistry (Dipl.­Chem., TU Clausthal, 1972)
Doctor of Engineering (Dr.­Ing., TU Clausthal, 1975), with
Habilitation (Dr.­Ing. habil., University of Hannover, 1983)