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B.S., Lehigh University, 1950.
M.E., Yale University, 1951.
Sc.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1959.

Research Interests:

Quantitative relationship between anisotropic yielding behavior and crystallographic texture. Forming of sheet metal and dependence of sheet formability on plastic anisotropy. Forming limit diagrams; experiments and theory. Formation of deformation textures in bcc metals, spheroidization of medium carbon steels

William Hosford

Professor Emeritus


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