Seminars

 

SPRING 2014 SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Seminars are normally on Fridays at 2pm in Discovery Park room B155 (click for map) unless explicitly specified otherwise.

 

Professor Michele V. Manuel

Professor of Materials Science & Engineering

The University of Florida

"Applying Thermodynamics to Design Smart Alloys"

Friday, April 18, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Professor Yves J. Chabal

Professor of Materials Science & Engineering and Physics

The University of Texas at Dallas

"Chemical functionalization of semiconductor surfaces for microelectronic, energy and sensing applications"

Friday, April 11, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Punit Kohli

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901

"Resolving objects using small lenses"

Friday, April 4, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Discovery Park Room B155

 

R. R. Boyer

Boeing (Retired)

"Titanium: Its Attributes, Characteristics, Applications and Economic Considerations"

Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Dr. Francis D'Souza

University of North Texas

"Advanced Functional Materials for Energy and Sensor Applications"

Friday, March 7, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Dr. Kristopher Darling (CANCELLED)

Army Research Laboratory

Bulk Consolidation of Nanostructured Cu-Ta Alloys

Friday, Feb. 28 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm in Room B157

 

Dr. Young Suk Kim

Korea Atomic Energy Research Institue

"Intergranular Stress Corrosion Cracking (IGSCC) Mechanisms of Structural Component Materials in Pressurized Water Reactors"

Friday, February 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Dr. Victor V. Zhirnov  (CANCELLED)

Semiconductor Research Corporation

"Future Microsystems for Information Processing: Limits and Lessons from the Living Systems"

Friday, February 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

Dr. Michael Hess

Chosun University, South Korea

"Polymer-Paclitaxel Prodrug Engineering: Characterization and Application"

Friday, February 7, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

 

 

Previous Seminars:

Professor Viggo Tvergaard

The Technical University of Denmark

"Ductile Fracture at High or Low Hydrostatic Tension"

Friday, January 24, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Discovery Park Room B155

 

 

FALL 2013 SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Professor Ibrahim Karaman

Department of Materials Science and Engineering Texas A&M University

"High Temperature Shape Memory Alloy"

Friday, November 22, 2013 at 2:00pm, Discovery Park Room B155