Physical Metallurgy

Our group aims to explore the processing-structure-property relationships in bulk metals, with special emphasis on the role of texture and grain boundaries on plasticity at all length scales. Our interdisciplinary team is formed by physicists, chemists, and engineers (materials, mechanical and aeronautical). We carry out fundamental research and also work in close collaboration with companies in the transport, aerospace, energy and biomedical sectors.

We are always looking for good people that are highly motivated to carry out research. If you have an interest in joining us, please send your CV to Formal openings will be published periodically on our News section.

News and events

Seminar at Imperial College London May 4, 2018

Dr. Pérez-Prado talked about “Understanding microplasticity by EBSD-assisted slip trace analysis”. A great opportunity to know more about the exciting research […]

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New Publication - Materials & Design March 9, 2018

High throughput analysis of solute effects on the mechanical behavior and slip activity of beta titanium alloys

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El Mundo interviews Dr. Pérez Prado February 26, 2018

A recent article on “R&D for sustainable buildings”, appearing on February 22nd 2018 in a special supplement on infrastructures of newspaper […]

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We participate in the “International day of women and girls in science” February 23, 2018

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