RPI Engineering
John B. Hudson

John B. Hudson

Professor Emeritus

Professor Hudson received the Ph.D. in Metallurgy from Rensselaer in 1960. After three years at a General Dynamics research laboratory, he returned to join the Rensselaer faculty in 1963. He is the author or co-author of over 80 publications, primarily in the area of surface structure and reactivity, and is the author of the texts "Surface Science: An Introduction" and "Thermodynamics of Materials". He is also actively engaged in applying interactive learning techniques to materials education.


Ph.D. Metallurgy (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1960)