Scripa, Rosalia N., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Hoehn Engineering Complex
1075 13th Street South
Birmingham, AL
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(205) 934-8453
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ACADEMIC BACKGROUND PhD, Materials Science & Engineering, University of Florida, 1976 MS, Materials Science & Engineering, University of Florida, 1975 MS, Ceramic Engineering, Penn State University, 1972 BS, Ceramic Science & Engineering, Alfred University, 1970 TEACHING EGR 111 - Introduction to Engineering II

EGR 200 - Introduction to Engineering Design

MSE 280 - Engineering Materials

MSE 380 - Thermodynamics of Materials

MSE 470:570 - Ceramic Materials

MSE 603:703 - Thermodynamics of Materials (Graduate) RESEARCH Dr. Scripa’s primary area of research interest is in the growth and characterization of II-VI Semiconducting Compounds. The research has been funded by NASA in support of microgravity crystal growth experiments. Research interests also include failure analysis of ceramics and glass and development of ZBLAN glasses for optical fiber applications. SERVICE (current) Professional Service National: Member, Executive Board, American Association of Crystal Growth

Reviewer,: NASA Peer Review Panel for Materials Science Research; Frontiers in Engineering Education; Association of Women in Science Scholarship Program; Journal of Scientific Instruments, Peer Reviewed Publications; U.S. Professor of the Year University-wide:

Chair, Ingalls/ UAB Alumni Society Lifetime Achievement in Teaching Award Committee

Senator-at Large, Faculty Senate Executive Committee

Alternate Senator, UAB Faculty Senate

Alternate Representative, Faculty Policies and Procedures Committee (FPPC)

Member, UAB Writing Task Force Committee( QEP/Writing Committee)


Member, Faculty Policies and Procedures Committee (2009) Community Service Red Cross Volunteer