Fall 2009-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Departmental Seminar Series

Fall 2009

Fridays, 10:00 AM
Refreshments will be served at 9:00 AM.

Date Speaker & Location Title
August 28 Open Research Presentations *FOR FIRST YEAR GRADS ONLY
September 4 Dr. George Crabtree
Argonne National Laboratory

The Sustainable Energy Challenge

September 11 Professor John Rogers
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Materials for Stretchable Electronics: From Hemispherical Digital Imagers to Devices for Cardiac Electrophysiology

September 18 Professor Paul Braun
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Self-Assembly of Functional Composites for Storing, Generating and Harvesting Photons and Electrons

September 25

Professor Gregory Rohrer
Carnegie Mellon University

Ethics & Safety
October 2 Professor Yang-Tse Cheng
University of Kentucky
On Wetting, Shape Memort Surfaces, Mechanics of Battery Electrodes and Nanoindentation in Viscoelastic Solids
October 9 Open Research Presentations *FOR FIRST YEAR GRADS ONLY
October 16 NO SEMINAR Mid-Semester Break
October 23 Professor Uli Wiesner
Cornell University
From Nanoparticles to Materials
October 30 NO SEMINAR Homecoming
November 6 Professor Ram Seshadri
University of California, Santa Barbara
Local structure studies in the systems with first and second order Jahn-Teller distortions
November 13 Cong Wang
Carnegie Mellon, MSE
 
November 20 Professor John Kieffer
University of Michigan
Combining Experiments and Computation in Materials Research
November 27 NO SEMINAR Thanksgiving Break
December 4 Dr. Matthias Bode
Argonne National Laboratory

Self-Assembly of Functional Composites for Storing, Generating and Harvesting Photons and Electrons