Corrosion and electrochemical behavior of metals
Functional materials
Additive manufacturing
Health monitoring systems and NDE techniques
Biomimicking coatings
Example of projects, Clemson University:
Corrosion of additively manufactured Al alloy
Corrosion of High Entropy Alloys (HEA)
Corrosion of metals manufactured by high pressure torsion method
Corrosion of Ti/TiN and Cu/Nb nanolaminates
Corrosion behavior of medical-grade Ti-6Al-4V exposed to tensile and compressive stresses
Using Scannig Electrochemical Microscopy to study passivation and corrosion
Finite element modeling of concrete based on Quantitative Computed Tomography (QCT)
Effect of shear key on the corrosion of the steel reinforcement
Durability of the steel reinforced concrete incorporating crushed brick as aggregate
Passivation and corrosion under tensile and compressive stresses
Semi-conductive behavior of the passive film on carbon steel
The impact of fire and fire extinguishing method on the corrosion behavior of the steel bars in concrete environment
The influence of waste crumb rubber and crushed brick in reducing the Alkali-Silica Reaction in mortar bars
Electrical Resistance/Impedance Tomography
Corrosion of Shape Memory Alloys (SMA) in concrete environment
Impact of cracks and crack repair method in on the corrosion of the steel in concrete
Impact of temperature on corrosion in concrete environment
The impact of using crumb rubber in concrete on the corrosion activity of the reinforcing steel bars
Assessment of coefficient of thermal expansion of concrete
Evaluation of H-pile corrosion rates for bridges located in aggressive subsurface environments
Using materials data science to enhance corrosion resistance of steel by optimizing its microstructure 
Development of biomimicking coatings for reinfecting steel bars