Maurice Gell

gell_maurice_profileMaurice Gell
Research Professor 
Ph.D., Yale University (1965)

Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Office: IMS-301A
Phone: (860) 486-3514


Current Research

  • Advanced Coatings Technology Development For Enhanced Durability And Reduced Cost In Naval Applications
  • Superior Thermal Barrier Coatings Using A Novel Solution Spray Process
  • Development Of Laser Fluorescence As A Non-Destructive Inspection Technique For Thermal Barrier Coatings
  • Advanced Thermal Barrier Coatings For Industrial Engines
  • Thermal Barrier Coatings And Metallic Coatings With Improved Durability

Awards & Honors

1989 and 1993 United Technologies Leadership Awards for High Temperature Coatings Work
1986 ASM International Engineering Materials Award
  Cited in Who’s Who In America, Who’s Who in Engineering, and American Men and Women in Science
1980 United Technologies Gold Medal for Engineering Achievement