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MRI provides leadership both at Penn State and in the materials community worldwide, coordinating materials-related activities, maintaining core and shared facilities, training students, and fostering collegial exchanges of expertise.
With two thousand years of experience in steelmaking, it would seem all there is to know about steel would already be known. For Allison, the secret world of steel is still unfolding.
The Millennium Café is a weekly dialogue catalyzed by coffee, snacks and two diverse research presentations (<10 min) involving students, faculty, and staff. The Café is free for students, faculty, staff, and the public.
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Every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
PeakForce Tapping Atomic Force Microscopy and Its Applications
Nuerxida Pulati | Painter Group
Opportunities for Transmission Electron Microscopy at Penn State
Bernd Kabius | Materials Research Institute
October 13, 2014 - Developing the cloak of invisibility would be wonderful, but sometimes simply making an object appear to be something else will do the trick, according to Penn State electrical engineers.
September 11, 2014 - Inspired by the Compound Eyes of Common Fly, Penn State Researchers Determine How to Make Miniature Omnidirectional Sources of Light and Optical Sensors
Summer 2014 Issue:
Focus on Materials is the research bulletin of the Materials Research Institute and the faculty, students, and industrial partners engaged in materials research at Penn State. In this publication, you will find a range of informative stories on developments in electronic, optical and bio/medical materials, as well as energy, nanotechnology, and the environment.