Edward P. Gorzkowski


Edward P. Gorzkowski

EDWARD P. GORZKOWSKI is a materials research engineer and head of the Ceramics and Rapid Prototyping Section at NRL. His research interests include piezoelectric materials for sensor and actuator applications; processing dielectric and ferroelectric materials; unique processing methods to create bulk nanostructured ceramics; and 3-D microstructure characterization and modelling for improved ceramics, such as thermal barrier coatings and capacitor materials. He received the 2015 Du-Co Young Professionals Award and a 2018 Best Paper Award for the Journal of American Ceramics Society. Dr. Gorzkowski holds a B.S. and Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from Lehigh University.