We would not be able to conduct the science that we do without the support of our friends.  Here, we provide our aknowledgements to our intellectual and research collaborators, our sponsors, and the centers with which we have the pleasure of working.

The views, findings, and  opinions expressed on this website and in our technical publications are those of the Collins research group, and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of any of our collaborators, sponsors, and supporters.

University Collaborators and Centers/Institutes

The Ohio State University
The Colorado School of Mines
Lehigh University
Carnegie Mellon University
Georgia Tech
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
University of North Texas
University of Nottingham
Imperial College-London
University of Sydney
University of New South Wales

Center for Advanced Nonferrous Structural Alloys (CANFSA, a Phase II NSF I/UCRC)
Center for Nondestructive Evaluation (CNDE, a graduated NSF I/UCRC)
Quad City Manufacturing Lab (QCML)
Center for Electron Microscopy and AnalysiS (CEMAS, Ohio State University)
Sensitive Instrument Facility (SIF, ISU & Ames Laboratory)

National Laboratory Collaborators

Ames Laboratory
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Air Force Research Lab

Our Sponsors and Supporters

Al and Julie Renken for their generous support of ISU and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Many Industrial Sponsors and Partners

The National Science Foundation
The Department of Defense and its underlying Offices, Agencies, and Laboratories
The Department of Energy, and its underlying organizations and facilities