Grant Crawford

Grant Crawford, PhD

Assistant Professor
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
Materials & Metallurgical Engineering
(605) 394-5133

Dr. Crawford obtained his PhD at Arizona State University and BS at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology.

Areas of expertise:
Biomaterials, materials engineering

Selected publications:
Crawford, G.A., Chawla, N., Das, K., Bose, S., Bandyopadhyay, A. (2007). Microstructure and Deformation Behavior of Biocompatible TiO2 Nanotubes on Titanium Substrate, Acta Biomaterialia, 3, 359-367.

Meruga, J.M., Cross, W.M., May, P.S., Luu, Q., Crawford, G.A., Kellar, J.J. (2012). Security Printing of Covert Quick Response Codes Using Upconverting Nanoparticle Inks, Nanotechnology, 23, 1-19.

Crawford, G.A., Chawla, N. (2009) Porous Hierarchical TiO2 Nanostructures: Processing and Microstructure Relationships, Acta Materialia, 57, 854-867.

Crawford, G.A., Chawla, N. (2009). Tailoring TiO2 Nanotube Growth During Anodic Oxidation by Crystallographic Orientation of Ti, Scripta Materialia, 60, 874-877.

Crawford, G.A., Chawla, N., Houston, J.E. (2009).  Nanomechanics of Biocompatible TiO2 Nanotubes by Interfacial Force Microscopy (IFM), Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 2, 580-587.

Rokni, M.R., Widener, C., Crawford, G.A. (2014). Microstructural Evolution of 7075 Al Gas Atomized Powder and High-Pressure Cold Sprayed Deposition, Surface and Coatings Technology, 251, 254-263.

Baride, B., Meruga, J.M., Douma, C., Langerman, D., Crawford, G.A., Kellar, J.J., Cross, W.M., & May, P.S. (2015). A NIR-to-NIR Upconversion Luminescence System for Security Printing Applications. RSC Advances, 5, 101338.

Rokni, M.R., Widener, C.A., Champagne, V.K., Crawford, G.A. (2015). Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Cold Sprayed 7075 Deposition During Non-isothermal Annealing, Surface and Coatings Technology, 276, 305–315.

Rokni, M.R., Widener, C.A., Champagne, V.K., Crawford, G.A., Nutt, S.R. (2017). The effects of heat treatment on 7075 Al cold spray deposits, Surface and Coatings Technology, 310, 278-285.

Wicks G, Crawford GA, Kellar J, Humes F, Thompson F, (2016). Glass microspheres hollow out a niche for anti-counterfeiting strategies, American Ceramics Society Bulletin, 95(6), 24-29. (invited, cover story)


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