Events

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February 22, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

High Entropy ceramics as an emerging class of material: insights from theory and computation

Prof. Donald Brenner, Professor and Dept. Chair, Materials Science & Engineering, North Carolina State University

High entropy ceramics are an emerging class of material which, like their metal alloy counterparts, are defined by containing multiple species (typically four or more) in roughly equi-molar proportions on more »

March 1, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Exploiting in situ interfacial reactions for oxide semiconductor power devices

Prof. Becky Peterson, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Michigan

Redox reactions have always been at the heart of electronics: silicon’s commercial dominance is due, in large part, to facile formation of a high-quality dielectric interface via thermal annealing in more »

March 29, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Nanoceria as regenerative antioxidant

Prof. Sudipta Seal, Dept. Chair, Materials Science & Engineering, University of Central Florida

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April 5, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Action-based approaches to engineering functionality in perovskite oxide heterostructures

Prof. Steven May, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University

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April 12, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Sticker-like electronics (sticktronics) for wearable biomedical devices

Prof. Chi Hwan Lee, Weldon School of biomedical Engineering and School of Mechanical engineering, Purdue University

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April 19, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

MSE Distinguished alumni Lecture: A Materials Science perspective on organic coatings and paints

Dr. Mark Nichols, Technical Leader, Ford Motor Company

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Recent Events

Date/TimeDescription

February 15, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Probing nanostructure materials atom by atom: An ultra-high resolution aberration-corrected electron microscopy study

Nasim Alem

, Materials Science & Engineering, Penn State University more »

February 8, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Materials informatics: Changing our perspective of materials design and discovery

Krishna Rajan

, Dept. Chair, Materials Design and Innovation, University at Buffalo - The State University of New York more »

February 1, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Structure, bonding, and anharmonicity in tetrahedrite-based thermoelectrics

Donald T. Morelli

, Dept. Chair, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, MSU more »

January 25, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1670 Beyster

Using artificial intelligence to discover new materials

Chris Wolverton

, Dept. of MSE, Northwestern University more »

January 18, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 PM

1670 Beyster

Bio-inspired single-crystal composites: growth mechanisms and properties

Lara A. Estroff

, Dept. of Materials Science, Cornell University more »

December 14, 2018

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1571 G.G. Brown

Multiscale Simulations of the Thin Passivation Layers --- for Aluminum Forming and Lithium-Ion Battery Durability

Yue Qi

, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Michigan State University

Spontaneously formed passivation layers, as thin as nanometers, can kinetically hinder reactions and enable many important applications, such as stainless steel, aluminum boil kettle, and titanium ship in seawater. The more »