Fall 2011-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Departmental Seminar Series

Fall 2011

Fridays, 11:00 AM - Wean Hall 7500
Refreshments will be served at 9:00 AM in Wean Hall 2325

Date Speaker & Location Title
September 2 Faculty Research Presentation
For First Year Grads Only
September 9 Faculty Research Presentation
For First Year Grads Only
September 16 Professor Gregory Rohrer
Carnegie Mellon, MSE
September 23 Dr. Steven Zinkle
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
"High-Performance Steels for Extreme Energy Environments"
September 30 Dr. George Pharr
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

"Probing the Mechanisms of Small-Scale Plasticity with Nanoindentation"

October 7 Dr. Ashwin Ramasubramaniam
University of Massachusetts
October 14

Dr. Ted Massalski
Carnegie Mellon, MSE

October 21 No Seminar Mid-Semester Break
October 28 No Seminar Celildh Weekend
November 4 Dr. Frank Johnson
GE Global Research
November 11 Dr. Hyung Ju Ryu
Carnegie Mellon, MSE
November 18 Dr. Michael Mills
Ohio State University
November 25 No Seminar Thanksgiving Break
December 2 Dr. Kenneth Gall
Georgia Tech
"The Chicken or the Egg: Basic Materials Research and New Technology"
December 9 Dr. Ioannis Chasiotis
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
"Size and Time Dependent Mechanis of Polymeric Nanofibers"