Edward Della Torre, Professor

Office: Room 621, Phillips Hall
Phone: 202 994-0410, Fax: 202 994-0227
Email: edt@gwu.edu









Education

B.E.E. 1954, Polytechnic Insititute of Brooklyn, NY
M.S.E.E. 1956, Princeton University, NJ
M.S.Phys 1961, Rutgers University, NJ
D.E.Sc. 1964, Columbia University, NY

Selected Professional Activities

  • Past Director of the IEEE
  • Member of the Publication advisory Committee of the IEEE Transactions on Magnetics

Research

Magnetic devices in general; magnetic and magneto-optical recording devices in particular; and the use of computers in magnetic modeling using both micromagnetic and Preisach techniques.

Selected Publication

  • E. Della Torre, "General overview on the modeling of magnetic materials," Frontiers in Magnetism, IEEE Italian Chapter, Messina, Italy, June 17,-18, 2010.
  • E. Della Torre, L. H. Bennett, and Y. Jin, "Effect of Grain Size on Magnetic Properties," MMM Conf., Atlanta, Nov. 14-18, 2010.
  • E. Della Torre and E. Cardelli, "Magnetic vector aftereffect model," MMM Conf., Atlanta, Nov. 14-18, 2010.
  • Gary R. Kahler , Edward Della Torre, Ermanno Cardelli, "Implementation of the Preisach-Stoner-Wohlfarth Classical Vector Model," IEEE Trans. Magn., 46, pp. 21-28. (Jan. 2010).
  • E. Della Torre, E.Cardelli, L.H. Bennett, "Identifying hysteresis losses in magnetic media," Joint INTERMAG/MMM Conf., Washngton, DC, Jan 19-22, 2010.
  • P. Johnson, E. Della Torre, L. H. Bennett, R.E. Watson, "Bose-Einstein condensation of magnons confined to a nanoparticle," Joint INTERMAG/MMM Conf., Washington, DC, Jan 19-22, 2010.
  • Yi Jin, L.H. Bennett, E. Della Torre, "Evaluating hysteretic magnetocaloric effect using the anhysteretic curves method," Joint INTERMAG/MMM Conf., Washngton, DC, Jan 19-22, 2010.
  • Provenzano, V.; Shull, R.D.; Waterstrat, R.M.; Bennett, L.H.; Della Torre, E.; Seyoum, H., "Magnetic Properties of Zr 9 Ni 11 Intermetallic Compound," IEEE Trans. Magn., 46, pp. 502 - 504 (Feb. 2010).
  • E. Della Torre, E. Cardelli, and L. Bennett, "Hysteresis loss in vector Preisach models", Compel, 29, pp. 1474-1481 (2010).
  • E. Cardelli, E. Della Torre, A. Faba, "A General Vector Hysteresis Operator: Extension to the 3-D Case," IEEE Trans, Magn, 46, pp. 3990-4000 (Dec, 2010).
  • E. Della Torre, E. Cardelli, "Magnetic vector aftereffect model," J. Appl. Phys., 109, 07D347 (2011).
  • E. Della Torre, E. Cardelli, and M. Ovichi, "Losses in a magnetic vector aftereffect model," HMM, Levico, Italy, May 8-11, 2011.
  • E. Cardelli, E. Della Torre and A. Faba, "Vector modeling for anisotropic magnetic materials," HMM, Levico, Italy, May 8-11, 2011.
  • Y. Jin, S. Gu, E. Della Torre, L. H. Bennett, and V. Provenzano, "Hysteresis modeling metamagnetism in metallic materials with first order transitions," HMM, Levico, Italy, May 8-11, 2011.
  • L. H. Bennett, V. Provenzano, Y. Jin, and E. Della Torre, "Modeling of coupled magneto-structural and magnetic hysteresis in a Heusler alloy," HMM, Levico, Italy, May 8-11, 2011.
  • S. Gu, Y. Jin, P. Chen, C. Yan, E. Della Torre and L. H. Bennett, "Modeling of magnetic material displaying magnetic aftereffect with slow decay rates," HMM, Levico, Italy, May 8-11, 2011.