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  MSE Seminar Series - Fall 2016

Department of Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series

Schedule for Fall 2016

3:00–5:00p.m. McBryde Hall 113

Refreshments at 3:00 p.m. Presentations start at 3:30 p.m.

August 26     Prof. Hang Yu, Materials Science and Engineering, Virginia Tech

Design of Emerging Smart and Structural Materials:  New Opportunities from Additive Manufacturing

September 2     Dr. Zhenwen Yang, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, China

Liquid Metal Wettability and Advanced Ceramic-Metal Brazing

September 9     Dr. Chelsea Davis, MSE Division, NIST

Polymer Interfaces:  Applying New Tools to Old Questions

September 16     Prof. Theresa Mayer, Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, Virginia Tech

**LOCATION:  3100 Torgersen Hall**

Adding New Capabilities to CMOS Integrated Circuits via Directed Self-Assembly

September 23     Prof. Chester J. Van Tyne, Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden

Sheared Edge Stretching of Advanced High Strength Steels

September 30     Prof. Xianming Bai,  Materials Science and Engineering, Virginia Tech

Multiscale Modeling of Radiation Damage and Degradation of Physical Properties in Nuclear Materials

October 7     Prof. Elizabeth Opila, Materials Science and Engineering, UVA, Charlottesville

Oxidation of Ultra-High Temperature Ceramics

October 14    No Seminar (Fall Break)

Special Seminar:  October 18     Sam Kingman, University of Nottingham

Microwave Assisted Sorting of Metal Ores:  Steps to Commercialization

**LOCATION AND TIME:  145 Goodwin Hall, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

October 21     Jacob Monzel, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Synthesis and Dielectric Properties of Silicon-Bridged Phthalonitriles for High Temperature Applications

October 21     Myung-Eun Song, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Design of Metglas/Polyvinylidene Fluoride Magnetoelectric Laminates for Energy Harvesting From Power Cords

October 28     Prof. Dr. Ralf Riedel, Dept. of Materials and Earth Sciences, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany

The Role of Carbon in Polymer-Derived Ceramics

November 4    Yujie Cheng, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Design and Analysis of Large-Core Single-Mode Windmill Single Crystal Sapphire Optical Fiber

November 4     Saurav Kar, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Effect of Out-Tunneling Leakage on Modulation Bandwidth of Double Tunneling-Injection Quantum Dot Lasers

November 11     Lanbing Liu, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Pressure-less Processing of High-Density NiCuZn Ferrite Magnetic Core Material Through Gel-Casting for High Frequency Power Electronics Application

November 11     Shane Seaman, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Interferometric Spectral Filters for High Spectral Resolution Lidar at NASA Langley Research Center

November 18    Yaxuan Zhang, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Processing of Graphite Reinforced of Copper Matrix Composite by High-Energy Ball Milling

November 18     Seth Guldin, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Characterization of Al-Mg-Ga Sacrificial Anode and Corrosion By-Products

November 25     No Seminar (Thanksgiving Break)

December 2     Mohamed Mohamedali, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Carbon/Silicon Enhanced Alumina Doped ZnO for Thermoelectric Application

December 2     Rose Roberts, Graduate Student, MSE, Virginia Tech

Controlling the Release of a Peptide From PLGA Nanoparticles

For additional seminar information, contact Prof. Levon Asryan, (540) 231-7033,

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