July 17, 2017

08:00AM - 03:00PM

H.H. Dow Building

ASM International Teacher Materials Camp


ASM Teachers Camps are idea-generating workshops that show educators new ways to make teaching math and core science principles more exciting and accessible to students. Participation in Teachers Camps will more »

Recent Events


May 05, 2017

10:00AM - 12:00PM

GM Room, Lurie Engineering Center

Melt Dynamics in Complex Polymer Systems: Star-shaped Polymers and Polymer Nanocomposite Films

Kyle Johnson

The study of dynamic relaxations in polymer chains has been one of the cornerstones of polymer physics research for over half a century. Increased understanding of polymer chain relaxations has more »

May 04, 2017

09:00AM - 11:00AM

1690 Beyster Building

The Role of Deformation and Microchemistry in the Corrosion Processes of Type 304 Stainless Steel in Simulated Pressurized Water Reactor Environments

Kevin Fisher

Degradation of structural components in nuclear environments is a limiting factor in the lifetime of nuclear power plants. Despite decades of research on the topic, there are still aspects of more »

April 14, 2017

10:30AM - 11:30AM

MSE Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Atoms at Surfaces and Interfaces: Do We Really Have Control?

Dawn Bonnell

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April 07, 2017

10:30AM - 11:30AM

1670 Beyster Building

Getting Around the Current-Voltage Trade Off in Organic Solar Cells

Mark Thompson

I will discuss a two approaches to get around the current-voltage trade-off typically observed for organic photovoltaic devices. The first approach is to use singlet fission to double the number more »

March 31, 2017

10:30AM - 11:30AM

1670 Beyster Building

Interface Engineering for High Performance Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor

Paul McIntyre

Photoelectrolysis is of interest for direct solar-driven production of chemicals and fuels. A persistent challenge in this field is the difficulty of simultaneously achieving high photovoltaic efficiency and chemical stability more »

March 24, 2017

10:30AM - 11:30AM

1670 Beyster Building

Issues in Computational Mechanics for Advancing ICME Related Initiatives for Metals and Alloys

Somnath Ghosh

The Integrated Computational Materials Engineering or ICME initiative entails integration of information across length and time scales for materials phenomena. This talk will present an integration of methods in Computational more »