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Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta GA, 30332-0405

Phone: (404) 894-2742
FAX: (404) 894-8336
Email: JEFFREY.STREATOR@ME.GATECH.EDU
URL: www.me.gatech.edu/me/people/ academic.faculty/Streator_Jeffrey.html



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Jeffrey Streator

Description of Research
Dr. Streator is investigating the lubrication problems of the magnetic head-disk interface. Other research areas in which he is engaged include the study of the low-pressure rheology of nanometer-scale liquid films; measurement of limiting capillary forces with thin liquid films; and modeling friction at the molecular level.
Recent Papers or Publications
Streator, J. L., "High Shear Rate Response of Thin Lubricant Films in a Slider-Disk Interface," Proceedings of the 26th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology-- Thinning Films and Tribological Interfaces, D. Dowson and C. M. Taylor eds., Elsevier, New York, 2000 (to appear.)

Yano, D., Korach, C., Streator, J., and Danyluk, S., "Non Vibrating Contact Potential Difference Probe Measurement of a Nanometer-Scale Lubricant on a Hard Disk," ASME Journal of Tribology, ASME Journal of Tribology, vol. 121, no. 4, pp. 980-983, October, 1999.

Streator, J. L., 1997, "Micro-scale Simulation of Adhesive Effects During Normal Impact," Proceedings of Design Engineering and Technical Conferences '97, DETC97/VIB-3914, ASME, New York.

Special Honors or Awards
Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Teaching Excellence, G. W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1998

Outstanding Professor, Order of Omega, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1998

Georgia Tech Foundation Teaching Fellow Award, 1993

Young Investigator Award, National Science Foundation, 1992

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