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Alumni speaker presentations available

The following presentations of Lehigh MSE alums who spoke at the October 2 anniversary celebration are now available on our YouTube channel playlist: Facts: Firsts & Fun Michael R. Notis – BS ’60, MS ’63, Ph.D. ’69 Professor Emeritus, Materials Science and Engineering The Democratization of Design: The Maker Movement is Igniting …

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Postdoctoral Fellows/Research Associates

Two Open Positions – Postdoctoral Fellows/Research Associates Aberration-Corrected & In-Situ Electron Microscopy of Materials Materials Science & Engineering; and the NUANCE Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA The Northwestern University’s Atomic and Nanoscale Characterization Experimental (NUANCE) Center and Department of Materials Science and Engineering have two postdoctoral fellow or Research Associate …

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Ally Fraser wins Outstanding Scholar Award

Allison Fraser has won an Outstanding Scholar Award from ASM International. The Outstanding Scholar Awards were established to recognize students who demonstrate exemplary academic and personal achievements as well as interest and potential in metallurgy or materials science and engineering. The awards are funded by the ASM Materials Education Foundation. Three …

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Assistant Professor: Photonic, Optoelectronic, or Nanoelectronic

Lehigh University seeks to fill a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level in Materials Science and Engineering. The department is searching for an outstanding individual who can establish a high quality research program in photonic, optoelectronic or nanoelectronic materials, with a focus on materials synthesis / growth for …

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Chris Marvel wins ASM International Award

Lehigh MSE graduate student Chris Marvel has been awarded the Outstanding Young Member award from ASM International for 2015-2016. Since 1973, the Lehigh Valley Chapter of ASM has given the award to the most qualified young member in the chapter. To qualify, the member must promote the field of materials, provide service …

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Lehigh MSE alum recognized by ASM

Ryan Deacon ’04G ’04 Ph.D. has been recognized for two major accomplishments from ASM International at MS&T 2015 in October. Deacon is the recipient of the Silver Medal Award, which recognizes members who show leadership in the field while in the early stages of their careers, with typically 5 to …

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John DuPont receives JDMTP achievement award

John DuPont, Professor of Materials Science & Engineering and Associate Director of Lehigh’s Energy Research Center (ERC), has received the 2015 Joint Defense Manufacturing Technology Panel (JDMTP) Achievement Award for his project, “Welding of High Strength Steels.” DuPont recognizes the efforts of his student team in winning this award: Brett Lesiter, …

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Harmer awarded prestigious ACerS life membership

Martin Harmer, Director and Senior Faculty Adviser for Engineering Research Initiatives in the Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, was awarded Distinguished Life Membership in The American Ceramic Society (ACerS). He received his award at MS&T in October. The Distinguished Life Member level of ACerS is their most prestigious level …

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