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Chow presents seminars at UAB


Lesley Chow, assistant professor of Materials Science and Engineering, was invited to present two seminars at the School of Engineering in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in September. Designing modular biomaterials with spatially organized cues to guide functional tissue regeneration was given to UAB’s Biomedical Engineering department. Chow also …

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Studying gold’s catalytic behavior


Chris Kiely and his research colleagues, including Qian He, lead author and one of Kiely’s former Ph.D. students, have published Population and hierarchy of active species in gold iron oxide catalysts for carbon monoxide oxidation in Nature Communications. After leaving Lehigh, Qian He spent time as a postdoctoral research associate …

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Scenes from Florence


Zoe Rosenberg ’18, a junior in materials science, is studying at Syracuse University in Florence, Italy for a study abroad semester. Her advisor is Helen Chan. Zoe in enrolled in several art courses. “I am taking classes in weaving, silk screening, drawing, art history, and Italian,” she says. “I am …

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From the sea to the sky


Carol Kiely, a visiting research scholar in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, will present a talk entitled The Microscopic World Of Lunar Dust as part of the Fall 2016 seminar series. Kiely, an accomplished expert in the use of photography and stereoimaging to help explain scientific phenomena, will discuss …

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Hahn to lead Honeywell division


Lehigh MSE distinguished alum Terrence S. Hahn, B.S. ’88, M.Eng. ’92, has been named president and CEO of Honeywell’s new Home and Building Technologies group. Hahn and his wife, Joan D. Stanescu, B.S. ’87, M.S. ’92, were awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award from Lehigh’s department of materials science and engineering in 2015 for global leadership …

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Kracum attends EMC 2016


Michael Kracum ’11, graduate student in materials science and engineering studying ceramics, attended the 16th European Microscopy Congress (EMC 2016) held in Lyon, France from August 28 to September 2. His advisors are Helen Chan and Martin Harmer. The conference focused on light optical and electron microscopy techniques. It had …

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Moyer to lead ASM’s local chapter


Laura Moyer, Manager of Metallography, Light Optical Microscopy, and X-ray Diffraction in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been elected chair to the Lehigh Valley Chapter of ASM International. The group serves to advance scientific, engineering, technical, and practical knowledge of engineered materials through education, research, and dissemination of …

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Watanabe featured at JEOL


Masashi Watanabe, associate professor in the department of materials science and engineering, has been featured in an article at JEOL, a leading global supplier of electron microscopes, ion beam instruments, mass spectrometers and NMR spectrometers. In 2014, the department added the JEOL ARM 200CF to its impressive collection of electron microscopes. Watanabe says …

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