Fall 2014

November 24, 2014

Microelectronics and Nanoelectronics: Past, Present, and Future

Prof. T.P. Ma
Electrical Engineering
Yale University

November 10, 2014

Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of Novel FeNiMnAl Alloys

Dr. Ian Baker
Thayer School of Engineering
Dartmouth College

November 3, 2014

Polymerizations of Elemental Sulfur: Novel Materials for Sustainability, Energy and Defense Applications

Dr. Jeff Pyun
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Arizona

October 27, 2014

Assessment of Polycrystal Plasticity Models of Deformation Twinning and Validation Using In-situ Neutron Diffraction

Dr. Sean Agnew
Materials Science and Engineering
University of Virginia

October 20, 2014

Quasicrystals: A Review of the Discovery, History and Thermoelectric Properties of these Amazing Materials

Dr. Terry Tritt
Alumni Distinguished Professor of Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
Clemson University

October 13, 2014

Actuating and Patterning Soft Materials

Dr. Michael Dickey
Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
North Carolina State University

October 6, 2014

Adding New Capabilities to Silicon CMOS Integrated Circuits Via Directed Self-Assembly

Dr. Theresa Mayer
Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering
Departments of Electrical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
Penn State University

September 29, 2014

Effect of Relative Humidity on Time of Wetness and Corrosion

James Dante
Southwest Research Institute

September 22, 2014

Development of Bi-2212 Wires for High-Field Magnetic Applications

Dr. Eric Hellstrom
Mechanical Engineering Department
Florida State University

September 8, 2014

Finding Strength in our Faults:  Super strong Magnesium Alloys via Nano-Spaced Stacking Faults

Dr. Suveen Mathaudhu
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of California, Riverside

September 1, 2014

The Material Machine: From Terminator 2 to Pumping on a Chip

Dr. Peter Mullner
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Materials Science and Engineering
Boise State University