MSE Seminar SeriesLehigh's Department of Materials Science and Engineering presents its Fall 2022 Seminar Series.

All seminars are scheduled for 4:30 p.m. in Whitaker Lab Room 303, unless otherwise noted below.

Zoom links for virtual seminars will be announced closer to the date.

Attendance is required of all full-time MS&E graduate students, and are also open to visitors.

Date Speaker & Title Host/Advisor

Dr. Erika Moore, University of Florida

Leveraging biomaterials to direct the immune response during wound healing

Dr. Lesley Chow
(Co-sponsored with BIOE)


Dr. Bu Reinen, Lockwood Group
Navigating the real world: A roadmap for graduating students

MSE Student Networking Committee

MSE Undergraduate Research Symposium

Dr. Vinay Mehta

Dr. Kat Knauer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Plastic Deconstruction & Upcycling in the BOTTLE Consortium

Dr. Ray Pearson
10/11/22 Dr. Andy Kiss, Brookhaven National Laboratory
Advanced material characterization using synchrotron X-ray microscopy
Dr. Himanshu Jain / Evan Musterman

Dr. Tiffany Dux, Howmet Aerospace Forgings
Forging Production & Development at Howmet Aerospace

Dr. Nicholas Strandwitz
10/25/22 Dr. John DuPont, Lehigh University
Welding Metallurgy of a New Nickel Based Superalloy
(or, Why do Welds Always Break)

MSE Department


Dr. Troy Baker, Eta Research Ltd.
Fabrication of free-standing GaN wafers for GaN on GaN devices

Dr. Siddha Pimputkar

*Info & Link TBA