Ellen E. Wright

Ellen E. Wright, Ph.D.

Staff Consultant

Dr. Ellen Wright is a Staff Consultant with ESi. Her professional interests include failure analysis of materials and advanced characterization techniques with an emphasis on studying mechanical behavior, phase transformations, and corrosion of materials.

In 2016, Dr. Wright received her Ph.D. from the George S. Ansell Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines, working in the Center for Advanced Non-Ferrous Structural Alloys (CANFSA), an Industry/University Cooperative Research Center. Her dissertation focused on an integrative approach for combining electron backscatter diffraction, 2D micro-digital image correlation, and atomic force microscopy to understand microscale corrosion phenomena in aluminum-lithium alloys.

Dr. Wright has given numerous technical presentations at national meetings and she enjoys guest lecturing and advising undergraduate students through the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program.

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