The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series: Fall 2013

You can find all of these seminars, as well as others of potential interest, on our event calendar.

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September 6
Nanocomposite Magnets for Power Electronic Applications
Michael E. McHenry
Materials Science and Engineering Department
Carnegie Mellon University
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September 10 Special Seminar
Please note day, time and location.

Tuesday, September 10
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Room 1302, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building

Searching for Super Hard Cubic Phases of Cubic Transition Metal Nitrides from Ab Initio Computations
Sanjay V. Khare
Associate Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Toledo
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September 13 MultiScale Modeling of III-Nitride Materials and Devices
Enrico Bellotti
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Boston University
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September 20 Multiscale Structural Features of Multi-Acrylate Networks Produced by Radiation-Initiated Polymerization
Xavier Coqueret
Institut de Chimie Moléculaire de Reim
Université de Reims Champagne Ardenne
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September 27 Dynamic Self-Assembly of Biomacromolecules at the Single Molecule and Nanoscale Level
Joonil Seog
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Maryland
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October 4 Aspects of Applied Nuclear Physics at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory
Christopher M. Lavelle
Applied Physics Laboratory
Johns Hopkins University
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October 11 Liquid Crystals Nanocomposites for Photovoltaic Applications: Structural Properties in the Vicinity of the Nanoparticles
L. J. Martínez-Miranda
Associate Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Maryland
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October 18 Thixotropic Photocurable Gels: Separators for Blood Collecting, Processing and Testing
Jane F. Emerson
Professor of Clinical Pathology
Vice Chair, Department of Pathology
University of Southern California
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October 25 GaN Power Transistors with Integrated Thermal Management and a Look Forward to GaN Vertical Power Devices
Charles "Chip" R. Eddy, Jr.
Materials Engineer and Head
Power Electronic Materials Section
Naval Research Laboratory
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November 1 Extreme Ultraviolet: the Grand Adventure
Charles Clark
Fellow and Co-Director
Joint Quantum Institute, NIST
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November 8 No Seminar
November 15 Making Compound Semiconductor Nano-Dots, -Rings, and -Spikes
Joanna Mirecki Millunchick
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Michigan
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November 22 No Seminar
November 29 Thanksgiving-No Seminar
December 6 Scratch and Mar Resistance in Coatings via Microstcratch and Optical Scattering Metrologies
Aaron M. Forster
Materials Research Engineer, Polymeric Materials Group
Materials and Structural Systems Division