The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series: Fall 2014

You can find all of these seminars, as well as others of potential interest, on our event calendar.

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Date
Speaker
September 5 MSE Faculty Meeting–No Seminar
September 12 From Polar Materials to Polymerizable Liquid Crystals Using Electric Field
Eduardo Soto-Bustamonte
Department of Organic and Physical Chemistry
University of Chile, Santiago
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September 19 Canceled
Harder, Cheaper, Greener: the Design and Deployment of Alloy Coatings with Stabilized Nanocrystalline Structures
Christopher Schuh
Danae and Vasilios Salapatas Associate Professor of Metallurgy
Head, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
MIT
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September 26 3D DNA Crystals: Assembly and Application
Paul Paukstelis
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Maryland, College Park
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October 3 Correlative Microscopy for In Situ Characterization of Catalyst Nanoparticles Under Reactive Environments
Renu Sharma
Project Leader
Nanofabrication Research Group
Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology
NIST
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October 10 Magnetic Doping of Ge-Quantum Dots with Mn: Complex Interactions On and Below the Surface
Petra Reinke, Associate Professor; and
Jerrold Floro, Associate Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Virginia
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October 17 Metallic Glasses: At the Cutting Edge of Metals Research
E. Ma
Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
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October 24 Low-Dimensional Semiconductors for Electronics, Sensors, and Energy
Albert Davydov
Materials Science & Engineering Division
NIST
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October 31 MSE Faculty Meeting–No Seminar
November 7 New Physics and Functionality with Nanophotonic Materials: Nanoplatelet Lasers, Vibrating Metal Nanoparticles, and Coupled Metal-Semiconductor Nonlinear Hybrids
Matthew Pelton
Assistant Professor
Department of Physics
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
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November 14 Disordered Plasmonic Electrodes for Thin Film Optoelectronics
Deirdre O’Carroll
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
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November 21 Functional Polycarbonates as Environmentally Responsive Materials
Margarita Herrera-Alonso
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
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December 5 MSE Faculty Meeting–No Seminar
December 12 MSE Faculty Meeting–No Seminar