Fall 2019 Schedule

Fridays, 9:05-9:55 a.m.
Networking Session, 8:00-8:55 a.m. Randolph 142
Seminars begin at 9:05 a.m. in 2150 Torgersen

September 20, 9:05 a.m., Alicia Cohen, Director, Diversity Education Programs, Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Strategic Affairs, Virginia Tech

Ms. Cohen will attend the MSE Coffee and Donut hour (sponsored by the MSE Diversity Committee) on Friday from 8:15-8:55 a.m., where she will carry out a discussion activity with students, faculty, and staff. 

Fostering an Inclusive Workplace

October 18, 9:05 a.m., John L. Monk III, MSE Graduate Student

Semiconductor Quantum Dot Lasers with Asymmetric Barrier Layers

October 18, 9:20 a.m., Lingchen Kong, MSE Graduate Student

Optical Properties of Inorganic Nanoparticle-Polymer Hybrid Films

October 18, 9:35 a.m., Lanbing Liu, MSE Graduate Student

Evaluation of a Lead Glass for Encapsulating High-temperature Power Modules for Aerospace Application 

November 1, 9:05 a.m., Prof. Kurt Sickafus, University of Tennessee

Layered Atomic Arrangements in Complex Crystalline Solids

November 8, 9:05 a.m., Matthew Moneghan, MSE Graduate Student

Deformation Mechanisms and Defect Tolerance in the Microstructure of 3D Printed 316L Steel

November 8, 9:20 a.m., Kaustubh Bawane, MSE Graduate Student

In-Situ TEM Studies on Nanostructured Ferritic Alloys (NFS) and  Cr3C2@SiC-NFA Composites During Ion Irradiation

November 8, 9:35 a.m., James V. Haag IV, MSE Graduate Student

Characterization of Tungsten-Based Composites for PFM Applications