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

Spring 2019

January 18
Professor Feng Lin,  Virginia Tech

"Chemical and Phase Transformations of Layered Oxides in Batteries"

Host: Professor Yuan Yang

February 1
Professor and Department Chair, Materials Science and Engineering Paul C. McIntyre,  Stanford University 

"Materials for Solar Fuels: Coupling Efficient Water Splitting Catalysts and High-Performance Photovoltaics by Atomic Layer Deposition"

Host: Professor Katayun Barmak

March 1
Professor Long- Qing Chen,  The Pennsylvania State University

"Phase-field Method of Microstructures and Properties of Materials"

Host: Professor Qiang Du

March 15
Professor Daniel Esposito,  Columbia University


Host: Professor James Im

April 19
Professor Gilbert Collins,  University of Rochester


Host: Professor Renata Wentzcovitch

April 26
Professor Yekaterina Epshteyn,  The University of Utah

" Grain Structure, Grain Growth and Evolution of the Grain Boundary Network."

Host: Professor Katayun Barmak

Joined MS&E and Applied Mathematics Colloquium

May 3
Dr. Jun Lu,  Argonne National Laboratory


Host: Professor Yuan Yang


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MSE Colloquium History

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