This site is ***very old*** (obviously). For updates see the MIT DMSE WEBSITE

Image (circa 1990) evolving under Cahn-Hilliard equation. Click on image to see Allen-Cahn kinetics.

Image (circa 2005) with scaled pixel values in 3D, see my course Mathematics for Materials Science and Engineering (Sophomore Undergraduate) Lecture 15 for code

W. Craig Carter
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
MacVicar Fellow
MIT, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
13-4053 77 Massachusetts Ave,
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307 USA
617-253-6048 (please don't call, but send email)
ccarter@mit.edu

Most Publications (many with abstracts)



Kinetics of Materials: Robert Baluffi, Samuel Allen, W. Craig Carter (Wiley)

Errata for Kinetics of Materials may be found in link below

Kinetics of Materials Information



Group Website



Course Web Pages


Teaching Software and Visualization

The World Famous Poetry of Thermodynamics Website


Pseudo-Random Links and Older Hard-to-Find papers (Most are html, but ask me for pdfs if you wish)