Volume 10, Issue 11
January 9, 2008
In this issue:
- Awards and honors in the Engineering Community
- Mattin's continues reduced hours over winter break
- Guest speakers and seminars
Awards and honors in the Engineering Community
Assoc Prof. Marjolein van der Meulen, MAE, has been elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. Election to AIMBE is based on "exceptional contributions to medical and biological engineering."
MSE graduate student Marleen Kamperman, a member of the Wiesner research group, was honored at the Materials Research Society (MRS) 2007 Fall Meeting with a graduate student gold medal award. This award is given to students who authored or co-authored symposium papers that exemplified significant and timely research.
Mattin's continues reduced hours over winter break
Mattin's Cafe in the Duffield atrium is operating on reduced hours, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., through the remainder of the winter break. Regular hours will resume with the start of spring semester classes (Jan 21).
Guest speakers and seminars
Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m., B11 Kimball
Refreshments at 4:15 p.m. in Upson Lounge
Professor John L. Junkins, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University: "The Challenges and Opportunities Afforded by Close Encounters with Asteroid Apophis"
Thursdays, 4:30 p.m., 140 Bard Hall
Refreshments at 4:00 p.m. in 260 Bard
Research Assistant Professor Inna Ponomareva, Department of Physics, University of Arkansas: "Materials Understanding and Design from Atomistic Simulations"
Dr. Richard Robinson, Lawrence Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley: "Spontaneous Superlattice Formation in Nanorods through Partial Cation Exchange"
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