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 Amy Nommeots-Nomm McGill University
Apr. 13; 3:00pm; Room 204
SPECIAL SEMINAR: Shawn M. Allan, VP. Lithoz America LLC, "Additive Manufacturing of High Performance Ceramics"
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/PSMRC Semi-Annual Meeting