Materials Science and Engineering Seminars
3:30 p.m. -  4:30pm

Fall 2022

August 25 Dr. Michael Moats, MSE Department Chair and Professor (*Attendance Required by All)  
September 1 Dr. Ashley Hilmas, Research Materials Engineer at Air Force Research Laboratory

Microscale Characterization and Quantification of CMC microstructures and damage evolution

September 8

 Professor Scott McCormack, UC Davis, Thermochemical and Thermophysical Properties of Materials up to 3000 degress C

September 15 Undergraduate Presentation on Internship and Co-op experiences. Dr. Wilkerson  
September 22

Dr. Collin McClain  John Hopkins University

September 29

Jeffrey R. Ferguson, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and the Archaeometry Laboratory at MURR, University of Missouri – Columbia.

October 6

Fall Break no Seminar

October 13 Corale BrierleyHarry William Lee Porth Distinguished Lecture 125 Butler-Carlton Hall 3PM  
October 20 Kirk Kallio Waupaca Foundry Inc.   
October 27  Dr. W. Fahrenholtz Curators Professor of Ceramic Engineering, Materials Reseach Center   
November 3 Megan McGrath, Senior Development Engineer, Howmet Aerospace   
November 10 Dr. Stefano Curtarolo Duke University  
November 17 Jennifer Larimore Materials Engineer, Engineering Technology, Chemours Discovery Hub  
November 24 Thanksgiving  
December 1 O'Keefe Lecture, Mr. Fred Niemeier Harbour Group (O'Keefe Lecture Brochure)  
December 8 Grad Student Presentation   

Materials Science and Engineering Virtual Seminars
3:30 p.m. -  4:30pm

Spring 2023

January 19 Dr. Michael Moats, MSE Department Chair and Professor (*Attendance Required by All)   
January 26 Dr. Yijia Gu, Assistant Professor Materials Science and Engineering  
February 2 Dr. Qiang Fu (CER '09), From strong bioactive glasses to tough bio-inspired glass-ceramics: a journey towards damage-resistant materials.  
February 9 Dr. Mario Buchely Roberta and G. Robert Couch Assistant Professor Materials Science and Engineering  
February 13 AIST JF Elliott Lecture In-Ho Jung, Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National
University, Seoul, South Korea Computational Thermodynamic Calculations:
From CALPHAD Thermodynamic Database to Virtual Steelmaking Plant
February 16 Dr. Mark Robert Towler, Linda and Bipin Doshi Professor Chemical & Biochemical  
February 23  SOR  
March 2 Zoom Dr. Matthew Maschmann, Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering  
March 9 Dr. Charmayne Lonergan, Materials Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  
March 16 Spring Recess  
March 23 Grad Student Presentation  
March 30 Spring Break  
April 6

Dr. Darryl Butt, Dean of College of Mines and Earth Sciences and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering University of Utah

"The Materials Science of Art and Cultural Heritage"

April 13 Grad Student Presentation   
April 20 Dr. Andrew Meng, Assistant Professor of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at University of Missouri  
April 27 Senior Design Presentations  
May 4 Grad Student Presentation