Terry Alford

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
6106
MSE - Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
6106

Biography

Professor
School of Materials
Department of Electrical Engineering
Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering

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

 

Research Activity

Courses

Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 550 Adv Materials Characterization
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
CHE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 598 Special Topics
MAE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
CHE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 598 Special Topics
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
MSE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
CHE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
CHE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 598 Special Topics
EEE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 550 Adv Materials Characterization
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
CHE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
MAE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 598 Special Topics
MAE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
CHE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 799 Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
MSE 498 Pro-Seminar
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
CHE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
CHE 593 Applied Project
MSE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
MSE 250 Structure&Properties-Materials
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
MSE 498 Pro-Seminar
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 550 Adv Materials Characterization
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 591 Seminar
CHE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MAE 593 Applied Project
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 599 Thesis
MAE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
EEE 792 Research
CHE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
MSE 250 Structure&Properties-Materials
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
MSE 450 Intro Materials Characterizatn
MSE 451 Materials Characterization Lab
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 510 Intro to Materials Characteriz
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
EEE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
MSE 250 Structure&Properties-Materials
EEE 492 Honors Directed Study
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 510 Intro to Materials Characteriz
MSE 550 Adv Materials Characterization
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
CHE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MAE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
MAE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
EEE 792 Research
CHE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
MSE 250 Structure&Properties-Materials
EEE 493 Honors Thesis
EEE 499 Individualized Instruction
MSE 584 Internship
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 684 Internship
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
MSE 450 Intro Materials Characterizatn
MSE 510 Intro to Materials Characteriz
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 591 Seminar
EEE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
ASU 101-MSE The ASU Experience
MSE 510 Intro to Materials Characteriz
MSE 550 Adv Materials Characterization
MSE 584 Internship
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
MAE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
CHE 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
MAE 593 Applied Project
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 599 Thesis
MAE 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
MSE 792 Research
CHE 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course Number Course Title
MSE 250 Structure&Properties-Materials
MSE 584 Internship
SEM 584 Internship
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 592 Research
SEM 592 Research
MSE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
SEM 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
SEM 599 Thesis
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 680 Practicum
EEE 690 Reading and Conference
EEE 790 Reading and Conference
SEM 792 Research
EEE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
SEM 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation
MSE 799 Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course Number Course Title
MSE 450 Intro Materials Characterizatn
MSE 510 Intro to Materials Characteriz
MAE 590 Reading and Conference
EEE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 590 Reading and Conference
MSE 592 Research
EEE 592 Research
MSE 593 Applied Project
CHE 593 Applied Project
MAE 593 Applied Project
MSE 595 Continuing Registration
EEE 595 Continuing Registration
MSE 599 Thesis
EEE 599 Thesis
EEE 792 Research
MSE 792 Research
MSE 795 Continuing Registration
EEE 795 Continuing Registration
MSE 799 Dissertation
EEE 799 Dissertation