Materials Science & Engineering Seminars
3:30 p.m. in 204 McNutt Hall
Refreshments served at 3:00 p.m. in Commons Area

Spring 2018

Jan. 18  MSE Department Chair & Professor (*Attendance required by all)
Jan. 25 Professor Haiming Wen, Missouri S&T Materials Science & Engineering Dept.
Feb. 1 Madgy Abdelrahman, Missouri Asphalt Paving Association Professor, Missouri S&T Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, "Infrastructure Sustainability: Understanding of Interaction of Recycled Materials with Asphalt"
Feb. 8 Professor Manashi Nath, Missouri S&T Chemistry Department, "Designing Smart Materials for Efficient Energy Conversion: The Story of Transition Metal Chalcogenides"
Feb. 15 Professor Ian Ferguson, S&T Electrical Engr. "Next generation high temperature energy harvesting using wide bandgap semiconductor materials"
Feb. 22 Professor Bob Schwartz, Missouri S&T Materials Science & Engineering
Mar. 1 Prof. Suveen N. Mathaudhu, Univ. of CA-Riverside/PNNL, "Fighting Entropy: Strategies for Retention of Nanostructured Material Performance"
Mar. 2 SPECIAL SEMINAR AT NOON IN ROOM 216 McNUTT:  Prof. Suveen N. Mathaudhu, Univ. of CA-Riverside/PNNL, "Captain America's Shield, Spiderman's Web and the Future of Materials Science & Engineering: Lessons from Superheroes (and Super-Villians)"
Mar. 8 Dr. Jianzhong Jiang, Zhejiang University
Mar. 22 Don Sadoway, AIST Elliot Lecture, "Electrochemical Pathways Toward Sustainable Metals Extraction"
Apr. 5 Prof. Prasanna Balachandran, Univ. of VA
Apr. 12 Dr. Delbert Day, Missouri S&T
Apr. 19 Raul Bermejo, Senior Scientist, Institute of Structural and Functional Ceramics, Montan Univ. in Leoben, Austria. "Towards Seashells Under Stress: Bio-Inspired Concepts to Design Tough and Reliable Ceramic Components"
Apr. 26 MSE Graduate Student Seminars
May 3 Senior design poster presentations