Prof. Michelle Koul, Ph.D.
Mechanical Engineering Department
United States Naval Academy
590 Holloway Road
Annapolis, MD 21402-5042
410 293 6532
University of Virginia, 1997
Doctor of Philosophy, Materials Science Engineering
Dissertation: "Investigation of the Metallurgical Factors Affecting
Hydrogen Embrittlement of Solution Heat Treated and Aged
Ti-3Al-8V-6Cr-4Mo-4Zr (wt. %) Employing Fracture, Microscopy
and Desorption Methods"
University of Virginia, 1993
Masters of Science, Mechanical Engineering
State University of New York, 1990
Bachelors of Science, Physics
Materials and Metallurgy
Professor, U.S. Naval Academy (April 00 - Present)
Materials Engineer, Fatigue and Fracture Branch, Naval Surface Warfare Center (June 97 - March 00)
- JONES, Jennifer L.*, KOUL, Michelle G., SCHUBBE, Joel J. (USNA), “An Evaluation of the Corrosion and Mechanical Performance of Interstitially Surface Hardened Stainless Steels,” Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, March 2014.
- KOUL, Michelle, SHEETZ, Andrew (NSWCCD), AULT, Pete, REPP, John (Elzly Technology Corporation), WHITFIELD, Angela (NSWCCD), “The Effect of Zn-Rich Coatings on the Structural Performance of High Strength Armor Steel,” Corrosion, April 2014, Vol. 70, No. 4, pp. 337-350.
- KOUL, Michelle, GAIES, Jennifer (NSWCCD), “An Environmentally Assisted Cracking Evaluation of UNS C64200 (Al–Si–Bronze) and UNS C63200 (Ni–Al–Bronze),” Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, Volume 13, No. 1. pp. 8-19, 2013.
- KOUL, Michelle, KNUDSEN, Erik, (Northrop Grumman), “An Environmentally Assisted Cracking Evaluation of a Large IN725 Forging Under Cathodic Protection Conditions,” Corrosion, Volume 68, pp. 449-460, 2012.