Gerald Frankel on Corrosion and Our Failing Infrastructure
Sep 13th, 2017 by ecs
In May 2017, we sat down with Gerald Frankel at the 231st ECS Meeting in New Orleans.
Jerry is a technical editor of the Journal of The Electrochemical Society, corrosion expert, and open access advocate. Currently, he is a professor of materials science and engineering at The Ohio State University.
Since joining ECS, Jerry has served as chair of the Society’s Corrosion Division and was named ECS fellow in 2006. His research efforts focus on topics ranging from degradation of materials to atmospheric corrosion. In 2012, he was appointed by President Obama to the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board.