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Robert Rapp

  • Professor Emeritus, Materials Science Engineering
  • 378 Watts Hall
    2041 College Rd
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-6178

About

Robert Rapp is a University Professor Emeritus of Materials Science and Engineering. His career has focused on the behavior of materials at high temperatures and has resulted in over 270 publications. He has received many honors and awards, including election to the National Academy of Engineering, the Olin Palladium Award from the Electrochemical Society, the W.R. Whitney Award from NACE, the U.R. Evans Award from the Institute of Corrosion, the Gold Medal from ASM International, and the Robert Franklin Mehl award from TMS. 

Honors

  • 20080101

    Honorary Member of the Japan Institute of Metals.

  • 20050101

    Olin Palladium Medal and Award.

  • 20030101

    TMS Educator Award.

  • 20000101

    Robert Franklin Mehl Award.

  • 20000101

    ASM International Gold Medal.

  • 19980101

    Henry B. Linford Award for Distinguished Teaching.

  • 19960101

    Honorary Fellow.

  • 19950101

    Docteur Honoris Causa de l'Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse.

  • 19940101

    Fellow.

  • 19910101-19930101

    Acta/Scripta Metallurgica Lecturer.

  • 19930101

    "Chevalier dans l'ordre des Palmes academiques".

  • 19930101

    Fellow.

  • 19920101

    U. R. Evans Award.

  • 19920101

    BF Goodrich Collegiate Inventor's Award w/student Mark Harper.

  • 19910101

    BF Goodrich Collegiate Inventor's Award w/student Robert Bianco.

  • 19910101

    Senior Research Scholar.

  • 19900101

    Membre d'Honneur.

  • 19900101

    Outstanding Achievement Award, High Temperature Materials Division.

  • 19890101

    Distinguished University Professor.

  • 19880101

    Distinguished Engineering Alumnus.

  • 19880101

    National Academy of Engineering.

  • 19870101

    Mars G. Fontana Professor.

  • 19860101

    Willis Rodney Whitney Award.

  • 19850101

    Fulbright Travel Grant.

  • 19830101

    Edward DeMille Campbell Memorial Lecturer, ASM.

  • 19820101

    Fellow, Metallurgical Society.

  • 19820101

    Distinguished Scholar Award.

  • 19800101

    Fellow.

  • 19740101

    Henry Marion Howe Medal.

  • 19720101

    Guggenheim Fellowship.

  • 19670101

    ASM Bradley Stoughton Young Teacher Award.

  • 19590101

    Post-Doctorate Fulbright Scholar.

Journal Articles

2014

  • Hohler,Paul,M; Rapp,Ralf, 2014, "Is rho-meson melting compatible with chiral restoration?." PHYSICS LETTERS B 731, 103-109 - 103-109.

2013

  • Holt,Nathan,PM; Hohler,Paul,M; Rapp,Ralf, 2013, "Quantitative sum rule analysis of low-temperature spectral functions." PHYSICAL REVIEW D 87, no. 7, 076010 - 076010.
  • Ishii,Daiki; Suzuki,Toshimasa; Kishi,Hiroshi; Sakaguchi,Isao; Ohashi,Naoki; Haneda,Hajime, 2013, "Oxygen Diffusion in SrTiO3 Thin Films -An attempt to measure oxygen diffusivity at relatively low temperature-." ELECTROCERAMICS IN JAPAN XV 566, 258-261 - 258-261.

2011

  • Abernathy,Harry; Gemmen,Randall; Gerdes,Kirk; Koslowske,Mark; Tao,Thomas, 2011, "Basic properties of a liquid tin anode solid oxide fuel cell." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 196, no. 10, 4564-4572 - 4564-4572.

2010

  • Garruchet,S; Politano,O; Arnoux,P; Vignal,V, 2010, "Numerical Studies of the Diffusion Processes and First Step Oxidation in Nickel-Oxygen Systems by Variable Charge Molecular Dynamics." DIFFUSION IN SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS V, PTS 1 AND 2 297-301, 513-518 - 513-518.
  • Gao Yunming,Y,M; Song Jianxin,J,X; Zhang Yeqin,Y,Q; Guo Xingmin,X,M, 2010, "MEASUREMENT OF THE DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN HIGH-TEMPERATURE LIQUID SILVER BY ELECTROCHEMICAL METHOD." ACTA METALLURGICA SINICA 46, no. 3, 277-281 - 277-281.

2002

  • Rapp,R,A, 2002, "Hot corrosion of materials: a fluxing mechanism?." CORROSION SCIENCE 44, no. 2, 209-221 - 209-221.

1998

  • Lozar,J; Bachelot,B; Falgayrac,G; Savall,A, 1998, "Diffusivity and solubility measurement of oxygen in water acetic acid sodium acetate solutions on a rotating ring disc electrode." ELECTROCHIMICA ACTA 43, no. 21-22, 3293-3296 - 3293-3296.

1994

  • Onderka,B; Wypartowicz,J; Fitzner,K, 1994, "DIFFUSION OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID TELLURIUM AND SB-TE ALLOYS." PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY OF LIQUIDS 28, no. 3, 187-194 - 187-194.

1993

  • Huang,K,Q; Tang,S,H; Liu,Q,G, 1993, "THE DIFFUSIVITY AND SOLUBILITY OF OXYGEN IN REFERENCE ELECTRODES NI-NIO, CO-COO, FE-FEO AND MO-MOO2 SYSTEMS." SOLID STATE IONICS 61, no. 4, 355-359 - 355-359.

1980

  • Fitzner,K, 1980, "DIFFUSIVITY, ACTIVITY AND SOLUBILITY OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID BISMUTH." THERMOCHIMICA ACTA 35, no. 3, 277-286 - 277-286.

1976

  • Baumard,J,F, 1976, "CHEMICAL DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN OXYGEN DEFICIENT RUTILE FOR COMPOSITIONS CLOSE TO TIO2." SOLID STATE COMMUNICATIONS 20, no. 9, 859-862 - 859-862.

1974

  • Otsuka,S; KOZUKA,Z, 1974, "DETERMINATION OF DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID SILVER BY ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASUREMENTS." TRANSACTIONS OF THE JAPAN INSTITUTE OF METALS 15, no. 1, 32-38 - 32-38.
  • Sasabe,M; GOTO,K,S, 1974, "PERMEABILITY, DIFFUSIVITY, AND SOLUBILITY OF OXYGEN GAS IN LIQUID SLAG." METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS 5, no. 10, 2225-2233 - 2225-2233.

1972

  • Ramanarayanan,T,A; Rapp,R,A, 1972, "DIFFUSIVITY AND SOLUBILITY OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID TIN AND SOLID SILVER AND DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN SOLID NICKEL." METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS 3, no. 12, 3239-3246 - 3239-3246.

1971

  • Otsuka,S; Katayama,I; KOZUKA,Z, 1971, "MEASUREMENTS OF DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID SILVER BY POTENTIOSTATIC METHODS EMPLOYING SOLID ELECTROLYTE." TRANSACTIONS OF THE JAPAN INSTITUTE OF METALS 12, no. 6, 442-? - 442-?.

1970

  • Sano,N; Honma,S; MATSUSHI,Y, 1970, "ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASUREMENT OF OXYGEN DIFFUSIVITY IN LIQUID SILVER." METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS 1, no. 1, 301-? - 301-?.
  • Masson,C,R; Whiteway,S,G, 1970, "DISCUSSION OF ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASUREMENT OF OXYGEN DIFFUSIVITY IN LIQUID SILVER." METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS 1, no. 8, 2333-? - 2333-?.
  • Sano,N; Honma,S; MATSUSHI,Y, 1970, "DISCUSSION OF ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASUREMENT OF OXYGEN DIFFUSIVITY IN LIQUID SILVER - REPLY." METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS 1, no. 8, 2334-? - 2334-?.

1969

  • ELNAGGAR,M,M; PARLEE,N,AD, 1969, "APPLICATION OF A SOLID ELECTROLYTIC CELL TO OXYGEN-DIFFUSIVITY MEASUREMENTS IN LIQUID COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS." JOURNAL OF METALS 21, no. 12, A43-? - A43-?.
  • Sano,N; Honma,S; MATSUSHI,Y, 1969, "ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASUREMENT OF OXYGEN DIFFUSIVITY IN LIQUID SILVER." TRANSACTIONS OF THE IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE OF JAPAN 9, no. 5, 404-? - 404-?.

1968

  • PASTOREK,R,L; Rapp,R,A, 1968, "SOLUBILITY AND DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN SOLID COPPER." JOURNAL OF METALS 20, no. 1, A170-? - A170-?.

1967

  • SHAH,I,D; PARLEE,N,AD, 1967, "DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN LIQUID SILVER." TRANSACTIONS OF THE METALLURGICAL SOCIETY OF AIME 239, no. 5, 763-? - 763-?.
  • SWISHER,J,H; TURKDOGA,E,T, 1967, "SOLUBILITY PERMEABILITY AND DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN SOLID IRON." TRANSACTIONS OF THE METALLURGICAL SOCIETY OF AIME 239, no. 4, 426-? - 426-?.

1964

  • VERFURTH,J,E; Rapp,R,A, 1964, "SOLUBILITY + DIFFUSIVITY OF OXYGEN IN SILVER + COPPER FROM INTERNAL-OXIDATION MEASUREMENTS." TRANSACTIONS OF THE METALLURGICAL SOCIETY OF AIME 230, no. 6, 1310-? - 1310-?.