Materials Science & Engineering Seminar Series
Mondays at 4:10 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)
202 Reed McDonald Building


September 3, 2018
Bio-Inspired Multiscale Composite Materials and Structures

Professor Liyong Tong
School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
The University of Sydney; Sydney, Australia


September 10, 2018
Advancing Magnesium Alloy Development: How Design and Databases Play a Critical Role

Professor Michele Manuel
Department Chair of Materials Science and Engineering
Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, University of Florida


September 17, 2018
The Morphology and Topology of Bicontinuous Phases

Professor Peter Voorhees
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, Northwestern University


September 24, 2018
The role of crystallographic defects in the impact failure of armor materials

Dr. Justin Wilkerson
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University


October 1, 2018
Stimuli-responsive biopolymeric morphologies: effect of salt and temperature

Dr. Yaroslava Yingling Wilkerson
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, North Carolina State University


October 8, 2018
Deformation Mechanisms in Ultrahard Ceramics: A Comprehensive Experimental, DFT and MD Investigation

Dr. Ghatu Subhash
Ebaugh Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, University of Florida


October 15: Sergei Sheiko, Professor of Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

October 22: Ting Xu, Professor, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

October 29: Zi Jing Wong, Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University

November 5: Paotai Lin, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University

November 12: Jeffrey Neaton, Professor of Physics, University of California, Berkeley

November 19: Devesh Misra, Professor and Chair, Department of Metallurgical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at El Paso