James E. Krzanowski

Director of the Materials Science Program and Professor, Materials Science

Phone: (603) 862-2315
Office: Mechanical Engineering, Kingsbury Hall, Durham, NH 03824
James Krzanowski


  • Ph.D., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.E., Materials Science, Stevens Institute of Technology

Courses Taught

  • ME 561: Intro to Materials Science
  • ME 761: Diffractn & Image Mthds in MS
  • MS 861: Diffractn & Image Mthds in MS
  • MS 900: Seminar
  • MS 961: Thermodynamics & Kin Matrls II
  • PHYS 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Dosbaeva, G. K., El Hakim, M. A., Shalaby, M. A., Krzanowski, J. E., & Veldhuis, S. C. (2015). Cutting temperature effect on PCBN and CVD coated carbide tools in hard turning of D2 tool steel. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 50, 1-8. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2014.11.001

Krzanowski, J., & Foley, D. (2014). The Effect of Cr Content on the Oxidation Behavior of Ti-Cr-N Films. Coatings, 4(2), 308-319. doi:10.3390/coatings4020308

Shalaby, M. A., El Hakim, M. A., Abdelhameed, M. M., Krzanowski, J. E., Veldhuis, S. C., & Dosbaeva, G. K. (2014). Wear mechanisms of several cutting tool materials in hard turning of high carbon–chromium tool steel. Tribology International, 70, 148-154. doi:10.1016/j.triboint.2013.10.011

Krzanowski, J. E., Veldhuis, S., Aliotta, P., & Foley, D. J. (2013). The Effects of Substrate Bias and Edge Proximity on the Mechanical Properties and Machining Performance of TiN-Coated Carbide Inserts. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 22(6), 1611-1618. doi:10.1007/s11665-012-0449-z

Delisle, D. A., & Krzanowski, J. E. (2012). Surface morphology and texture of TiAlN/CrN multilayer coatings. Thin Solid Films, 524, 100-106. doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2012.09.073

Du, W., Wang, Q., Saxner, D., Deskins, N. A., Su, D., Krzanowski, J. E., . . . Teng, X. (2011). Highly Active Iridium/Iridium–Tin/Tin Oxide Heterogeneous Nanoparticles as Alternative Electrocatalysts for the Ethanol Oxidation Reaction. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133(38), 15172-15183. doi:10.1021/ja205649z

Endrino, J. L., Nainaparampil, J. J., & Krzanowski, J. E. (2002). Microstructure and vacuum tribology of TiC–Ag composite coatings deposited by magnetron sputtering-pulsed laser deposition. Surface and Coatings Technology, 157(1), 95-101. doi:10.1016/S0257-8972(02)00138-X

Crannell, B. S., Eighmy, T. T., Krzanowski, J. E., Eusden, J. D., Shaw, E. L., & Francis, C. A. (2000). Heavy metal stabilization in municipal solid waste combustion bottom ash using soluble phosphate. Waste Management, 20(2-3), 135-148. doi:10.1016/S0956-053X(99)00312-8

Eighmy, T. T., Crannell, B. S., Butler, L. G., Cartledge, F. K., Emery, E. F., Oblas, D., . . . Francis, C. A. (1997). Heavy Metal Stabilization in Municipal Solid Waste Combustion Dry Scrubber Residue Using Soluble Phosphate. Environmental Science & Technology, 31(11), 3330-3338. doi:10.1021/es970407c

Eighmy, T. T., Eusden, J. D., Krzanowski, J. E., Domingo, D. S., Staempfli, D., Martin, J. R., & Erickson, P. M. (1995). Comprehensive Approach toward Understanding Element Speciation and Leaching Behavior in Municipal Solid Waste Incineration Electrostatic Precipitator Ash. Environmental Science & Technology, 29(3), 629-646. doi:10.1021/es00003a010

Most Cited Publications