Seminar Series

Unless otherwise noted, all seminar talks are at 4:00pm in White 411. Abstracts are provided by clicking on the word "Abstract" under each speaker name.


01/17/17

Daniela Solomon
Research Services Librarian for Engineering
Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University
 

Research more, search less
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01/24/17

Pirouz Pirouz
Emeritus faculty, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Case Western Reserve University

Some thoughts on Dislocation Nucleation
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01/31/17
Richard Lehman
Professor
Director of Rutgers Advanced Polymer Center
Chair of Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Rutgers University

Graphene reinforced polymer composites prepared by in-situ exfoliation of graphite
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02/07/17
Umut Gurkan
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Case Western Reserve University

Red Blood Cell Adhesion and Deformability as a Marker of Disease Severity and Treatment Response in Sickle Cell Disease
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02/14/17
Paul Canfield
Distinguished Professor
Division of Materials Science & Engineering

The Ames Laboratory

Why‘d you do what you did, why'd you get what you got? The development and discovery of new materials and ground states
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02/21/17
Alexander Grutter
NIST Center for Neutron Research

Engineering Functional Magnetic Interfaces at the Nanoscale
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02/28/17
No Seminar
TMS Meeting


03/07/17
Carl Koch
Kobe Steel Distinguished Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
North Carolina State University

Stabilization of Nanocrystalline Grain Size at Elevated Temperatures: Theory and Experiment
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03/14/17
No Seminar
Spring Break


03/21/17
David Bahr
Head and Professor of Materials Engineering
Purdue University

How big should a nanoindentation be? The implications of indentation size effects in assessing the properties of small molecular crystals and spatially distinct metallic structures
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03/28/17-03/30/17
Van Horn Seminar Series
Christopher A. Schuh

Department Head and the Danae and Vasilis Salapatas Professor of Metallurgy in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT

03/28/17 4pm White 411
Harder, Cheaper, Greener: The Materials Science of Nanostructured Metal Coatings

03/29/17 3:30pm Nord 356
Materials Entrepreneurship: Nanostructured Metal Coatings as a “Platform Technology”

03/30/17 4pm White 411
Materials Scale-Up Science: How Thermodynamics Enables Mass Manufacturing of Bulk Nanostructured Metals
Abstracts / Bio


04/04/17

Lane Martin
Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of California, Berkeley

Faculty Scientist, Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

The Science and Engineering of Functional Complex Oxide Thin Films and Nanostructures – Designing Next-Generation, High-Performance Materials
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04/11/17
Zay Jeffries Speaker

 


04/18/17
Bill Lee

Professor and Chair in Ceramic Science and Engineering
President of the American Ceramic Society
Imperial College, London

Why Radionuclides are Good for You
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04/25/17
Krishna Rajan

Eric Bloch Chair and Empire Innovation Professor
Department of Materials Design and Innovation
University of Buffalo

Next Generation Studies in Atom Probe Tomography
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