MSE Colloquium

The Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium usually meets every SECOND and FOURTH Friday of the month, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Room 214 Mudd Building (unless otherwise noted).
Coordinator: Yuan Yang

January 26
Dr. Christian Lavoie, IBM
Title: Evolution of Contcts in Advanced CMOS: Using Synchrotron Characterization to Support Technology Development
Host: Katayun Barmak

February 2
Professor Christopher A. Schuh, MIT
Title:  How Grain Boundary Segregation Enables 3D Printing of Bulk Nanostructured Metals
Host:  Katayun Barmak

February 23
Professor Yossi Weizmann, The University of Chicago
Title: Synthetic Nucleic Acid Topology and Colloidal LEGO-Like Nanoparticles for Biological and PlasmonicApplications
Host: Oleg Gang

March 30 
Professor Kenneth F. Kelton, Washington University
Title: Structural Ordering and Dynamics in Metallic Glass-Forming Liquids Host: Simon Billinge

April 6 
Professor Hector D. Abruna, Cornell University
Title: Operando Methods for The Study of Energy Materials
Host: Yuan Yang

April 20
Dr. Mark Hybertsen, Brookhaven National Laboratory
Title: TBA
Host: Renata M. M. Wentzcovitch

April 25
Dr. Si Chen,  Argonne National Laboratory
Title: Trace Element Studies using Synchrotron-based Cryogenic X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy
Host: I. Cevdet Noyan


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MSE Colloquium History

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