MSE Industrial Affiliates: WIMSEA
(Student Chair: Nick Trocinski:

Next WIMSEA Meeting:  Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 (Reception Thursday, Nov. 6)

Participation costs 50$ to cover expenses and a day of your time! There is no registration fee for students or staff!


  THURSDAY, November 6 
Lobby of Engineering Hall

    5:00-9:00 pm       Job, Co-op, and Internship Fair; Companies may host a booth for a fee.** 
  FRIDAY, November 7  265 MS&E

    8:00-8:30 am  Bagels and coffee

    8:30-8:45        Introductions -- Don Stone

    8:45-noon       Presentations on Department Research

   8:45-9:15 Sindo Kou Welding of the lightest structural metal: magnesium
   9:15-9:45 Chang-Beom Eom
Oxide electronics
   9:45-10:15 Xudong Wang Hierarchical nanomaterial architecture for efficient solar energy harvesting
   10:15-10:30 Break  
   10:30-11:00 Izabela Szlufarska  
   11:00-11:30 Mike Arnold Carbon Nanomaterials
   11:30-noon Sue Babcock Compositional homogeneity studies of GaAsBi, a metastable compound semiconductor


Update on the Department -- Don Stone

    2:00-3:00        WIMSEA Advisory Board Meeting  

    3:00-3:30        Advisory Board Report to Department

    3:30-4:00        Department Tea & Ice Cream Social

4:00-5:00        Visitors are encouraged to meet with individual faculty and surrounding students after                                  the end of formal activities!

** Fees go into unrestricted funds to offset expenses and to support undergraduate research, undergraduate laboratories, and student professional organizations