Stephen Raiman Portrait

Stephen Raiman

Assistant Professor


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Dr. Raiman is interested in understanding corrosion and degradation of materials in extreme environments. Before coming to The University of Michigan, he was an assistant professor of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University. He also spent 4 years as a staff researcher in the Materials Science and Technology Division of Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He graduated from The University of Michigan in 2016 with a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences with a concentration in materials. He also holds a B.S. in Physics from the University at Buffalo.


  • University of Michigan, Ph.D., Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
  • University at Buffalo, B.S., Physics

Research Interests

  • Materials in extreme environments
  • High-temperature corrosion
  • Radiation effects in materials
  • Environmentally assisted cracking
  • Materials compatibility with molten salts
  • Mechanical behavior of materials

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