Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



IHPC Independent Investigatorship (I³)

Dr. Mark JHON

Dr. Mark JHON

Research Interests:

  • Microstructural evolution: coarsening, Rayleigh instability
  • Surfaces and interfaces
  • Fracture and strength of composites


  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2009
  • M.S., University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2003
  • S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, 2001

Published Journals/ Articles:


    • M. H. Jhon, D. C. Chrzan. “Statistical approach to the unfolding of mechanically stressed biopolymers.” J. Mech. Behavior Biomed. Mat. 2 (6) 603-606 (2009).
    • D. O. Yi, M. H. Jhon, I. D. Sharp, Q. Xu, C. W. Yuan, et al. “Modeling nucleation and growth of encapsulated nanocrystals: Kinetic Monte Carlo simulations and rate theory.” Phys. Rev. B. 78 (24) Art. No. 245415 (2008).
    • M. H. Jhon, A. M. Glaeser, D. C. Chrzan. “Computational study of stacking faults in sapphire.” Phys. Rev. B. 71 (21) Art. No. 214101 (2005).


    • M. H. Jhon, D. C. Chrzan. “Dynamic Fiber Bundle Model of Biopolymer Deformation,” in Structure-Property Relationships in Biomineralized and Biomimetic Composites, edited by D. Kisailus, L. Estroff, W. Landis, P. Zavattieri, H.S. Gupta (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1187, Warrendale, PA, 2009), 1187-KK06-02.
    • M. H. Jhon, A. M. Glaeser and D. C. Chrzan. “Modeling of Coarsening Processes in Patterned Systems,” in Degredation Processes in Nanostructured Materials, edited by M.Chipara, O. Puglisi, R. Skomski, F. Jones, B. S. Hsaio (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 887, Warrendale, PA, 2005), 0887-Q08-02.

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