Sarah E. Leach

Current Address:

20170 Whitmer Road

South Bend, IN 46614-4815


          Professor Edwin Garcia


Brief Research Description:

Domain switching and the hysteretic behavior of polycrystalline ferroelectric materials are modeled to develop a better understanding of domain wall movement, accounting for material texture and the anisotropy of electrical and mechanical properties.


B.E. Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame

Ph.D. Materials Engineering, Purdue University

Registered Professional Engineer, Indiana License # PE19300169

 Teaching Experience:


MET 14300 and MET 14400 Materials and Processes I and II

MET 11100 and 21300 Applied Statics and Dynamics

MET 24500 Manufacturing Systems

MET 21100 Applied Strength of Materials

MET 21400 Machine Design

MET 22000 Heat and Power


Modified on 23 May 2007