Spring 2024 Seminar Events

MSE Seminar SeriesLehigh's Department of Materials Science and Engineering presents its Spring 2024 Seminar Series.

All seminars are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. in Sinclair Auditorium 106, unless otherwise noted below.

Zoom links, if available, will be announced closer to the date of the event.

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

Date Speaker & Title Host/Advisor


Dr. Atieh Moridi, Cornell University

Non-equilibrium Dynamics in Additive Manufacturing through Operando X-Ray Studies


Prof. Abdeljawad


Dr. Brad Boyce, Sandia National Laboratories

Nanocrystalline Metals: Impervious to Fatigue and Wear?

Prof. Abdeljawad


Dr. Alexander Place, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
Creating and Preventing Strategic Surprise: The DARPA Innovation Fellowship

MSE Student Networking Committee


Dr. Ji-Cheng Zhao, University of Maryland, College Park

High-Throughput Experimentation and Holistic Integration with Computational Data for Accelerated Materials Design

Prof. Castro


Dr. Narayan Bhattarai, North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University
Biodegradable Metal Particles Embedded Composite Fibers in Wound Healing Modulation

Prof. Cheng


Dr. Minh-Son Pham, Imperial College London
From Natural Crystals to Artificial Crystals and Beyond

Prof. Chan


Dr. Wenhao Sun, University of Michigan

Kinetic Mechanisms that Inhibit the Formation of a Thermodynamically Stable Phase

Prof. Pimputkar

Dr. Flavio de Souza, Brazillian Nanotechnology National Lab

Can Hydrogen be Greener?

*LOCATION: Health, Science, Technology (HST) Building, Room 101*

Prof. Castro


Dr. Rolf Schlake, Applied Separations
Supercritical Fluids - So Much More than Decaffeinating Coffee

Prof. Misiolek


Dr. Adrianne Rosales, The University of Texas at Austin (VIRTUAL SEMINAR)
Multiscale Control of Biomaterials for Engineered Extracellular Matrices

Prof. Chow, Co-sponsored with BioE Department


Dr. John Speer, Colorado School of Mines
Unthinkable! A Life without Steel

Prof. Castro


Dr. Marie-Agathe Charpagne, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Designing Alloys for Additive Manufacturing by Tailoring their Liquid Structure

Prof. Abdeljawad


Dr. Wojciech Misiolek, MSE Department at Lehigh University

Sabbatical Presentation


Dr. Nicholas Strandwitz, MSE Department at Lehigh University

Sabbatical Presentation