David Howitt

uc davis materials science engineering emeritus professor david howitt

Position Title
Professor Emeritus

Materials Science and Engineering


David Howitt received his bachelor's degree from Oxford University in 1972 before coming to UC Berkeley to earn his M.S. in 1974 and Ph.D. in 1976. Some of his research interests include electron microscopy, forensics, high-strain-rate deformation processes, materials for electronic applications and radiation damage processes in solids.