Fall 2007-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Departmental Seminar Series

Fall 2007

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Date Speaker Title
Aug 31 Professor Gregory Rohrer
CMU, MSE
 
Sept 7 Professor Richard LeSar
Iowa State
Theory and Simulation of Dislocation Structure and Response
Sept 14 Professor Richard Gangloff
University of Virginia

Environment Dominated Fatigue in Aluminum Alloys

Sept 21 Faculty Research Presentation
For 1st year students only
 
Sept 28 Professor Juan Nino
University of Florida

Doping Strategies towards a Ceria-Based Electrolyte with Higher Ionic Conductivity

Oct 5 Xuan Zhang
CMU, MSE

Nucleation and glide of basal plane dislocations during 4H-SiC homoepitaxy

Oct 12 Faculty Research Presentation
For 1st year students only
 
Oct 18 GRADUATE SYMPOSIUM  
Oct 19 no seminar
MID SEMESTER BREAK
 
Oct 26 Professor Julia Greer

SIZE MATTERS: Nano-scale Mechanical Properties of Crystals

Nov 2 Professor Peter Davies
University of Pennsylvania

Nano-Chessboard Superlattices formed by Spontaneous Phase Separation in Oxides

Nov 9 Professor Doug Natelson
Rice University

Single-molecule Electronics: Physics, Physical Chemistry, and Materials Science

Nov 16 Jaewon Lee
CMU, MSE

Evolution of Extended Defects in PVT-grown 4H-SiC Single Crystals

Nov 23

no seminar
THANKSGIVING BREAK

 
Nov 30 Saurav Nigam

Carrier Lifetimes in Silicon Carbide

Dec 7 no seminar
MSE HOLIDAY PARTY & LAST DAY OF CLASS