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SMS Winter Banquet 2016

Please join us for the 2016 Winter Banquet! The Meadows Banquet Hall 1770 Meadows Road, Hellertown Thursday, February 4, 2016 Cocktails at 5:30 pm Dinner at 6:00 pm Please see Janie Carlin in Whitaker 370 to make your reservation and choose your dinner. A university waiver form must be signed for …

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Distinguished alumni award presentations available

The following distinguished alumni award presentations from our October 2 anniversary celebration are now available on our YouTube channel playlist: Hamid R. Azimi – MS ’91, Ph.D. ’94 Vice President, Technology and Manufacturing Group Director, Substrate Packaging Technology Development Intel Corporation Terrence S. Hahn – BS ’88, M.Eng. ’92 President & …

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30th service anniversary for Himanshu Jain

Together with Lehigh observing its 150th anniversary and MSE its 125th, Himanshu Jain is celebrating 30 years in Materials Science and Engineering. Jain is Director of the International Materials Institute for New Functionality in Glass. Congratulations from all of us!

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IMS 2015 awards and photos

In August, our MSE students swept the Class 3 awards in the International Metallographic Society’s poster contest and received an honerable mention in Class 4. Their awards were presented to them on Monday in the WH lobby. First place and the George L. Kehl Award in Class 3 went to …

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2015 Materials Expo

The 2015 Materials Expo, sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Chapter of ASM International, will take place Thursday, November 12, 2015, at the Holiday Inn in Breiningsville, PA. The event is free. Attendees seeking employment should bring their resumes, which will be collected by the Chapter. Visitors will have the opportunity …

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A greener age for glass-forming

The use of an electric field could make it easier to soften and form glass into desired shapes while reducing the amount of energy required to do so, researchers from Lehigh and the University of Colorado reported yesterday. In an article published by the journal Applied Physics Letters, the researchers …

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Halloween 2015

In the Lehigh tradition of “work hard, play hard,” here are some photos from the Halloween staff party we held to welcome our newest faculty member, Dr. Lesley Chow. Just your typical day in Whitaker Lab…

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Barrick wins graduate fellowship

Erin Barrick was selected to receive a Graduate Fellowship Grant from the American Welding Society (AWS) for the 2016 academic year. Her research is titled “Fundamental Studies on Phase Transformations and Mechanical Properties of Fusion Welds in High-Nickel Concentration Naval Steel.” Her advisor is John DuPont. The AWS fosters university …

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