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Materials job alerts service

Lehigh MSE has a new job alerts service! We occasionally receive requests from organizations and companies to post job opportunities and internships in materials science. If you’d like to receive an alert whenever new jobs are posted, sign up below with your email address. You may also visit our jobs page. Happy job …

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Mechanical Testing Laboratory Manager

Ideal candidate will have a degree in Materials Science or Materials Engineering with a minimum of 7 years’ experience in mechanical and materials testing. Full-time, first shift (7:00 AM – 4:30 PM). Contact: Timothy D. Snyder, PHR Human Resources Manager Email: tsnyder@labtesting.com Web: https://www.labtesting.com/about/careers/ DESCRIPTION: Primary responsibilities include the overall efficiency and …

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McLaren leads study on use of electric fields in glass

Graduate student Charles McLaren investigated the use of electric fields for glass forming that require softening. The study revealed the strong impact external electric fields can have on common alkali silicate glasses, including how the glasses show photoemission — pointing to a possible mechanism behind an electric field’s ability to speed up …

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4 new elements added to periodic table

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) announced the verification of the discoveries of 4 new chemical elements. The 7th row of the periodic table of the elements is now complete. The new elements and assigned priorities of discovery are: Element 113 (temporary working name and symbol: ununtrium, Uut): The RIKEN …

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Zach Lentz awarded Tarby Prize

Zach Lentz has been awarded the Tarby Prize for Fall 2015. The Tarby Prize is given to a junior for achieving the best academic performance during the first two years at Lehigh. His advisor is Himanshu Jain. The prize is named for Ken Tarby, professor emeritus and former associate chair …

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Metallurgy candidate

A group at Intel is seeking a recent PhD graduate with a metallurgy background. If you have a background in metals or metallurgy, please send your resume to Nachiket Raravikar at nachiket.r.raravikar@intel.com.

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Lehigh 125th Anniversary videos

All videos from our October 1 and 2, 2015 anniversary celebration are now available on YouTube: Welcome Helen M. Chan Welcome & Opening Remarks Speakers Alexander Bandar – MS ’02, Ph.D. ’05 “The Democratization of Design: The Maker Movement is Igniting a Materials Innovation Revolution” Terry J. Hart “Enabling the Moon” …

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Lehigh sweeps AWS grad student poster competition

Lehigh MSE students Daniel Bechetti, Erin Barrick, and Robert Hamlin won all three places in the graduate student poster competition at the American Welding Society (AWS) Conference in November. Their advisor is John DuPont. In the AWS Poster Session at the conference, students present their research results using photomicrographs, tables, systems …

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