Monthly Archives: February 2016
The TMS annual meeting in Nashville this year was very productive. First, Dr. Bowen and Prof. Drelich served as co-organizers to a mini-symposium entitled Magnesium-based Bioabsorbable Implants that was part of 2016 Magnesium Technology conference. Both of them represented the … Continue reading
The 1st issue of 2016 of the Surface Innovations journal is available. This issue contains five additional invited papers on recent developments in polymer surface modification, dedicated to Dr. Kash Mittal – the first five papers were included in the … Continue reading
A new paper on ballistic armor has been accepted for publication in the Materials & Design journal. The paper entitled: Novel Ballistic Ramie Fabric Composite Competing with Kevlar™ Fabric in Multilayered Armor, was prepared by collaborators from the Institute of … Continue reading
Prof. Drelich was nominated and invited to the TMS Content Development and Dissemination Committee that is part of the TMS Administrative Board committees. The purpose of the Content Development and Dissemination Committee is to collaboratively guide and support TMS initiatives … Continue reading
Nina Ferenc is a freshman student attending Westfield High School in Virginia. At the beginning of 2016, she came up with a science fair project that was designed based on our research on biodegradable zinc stents. She was intrigued by … Continue reading
Prof. Drelich has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of the Eureka: Physics & Engineering journal. This is a new open-access international peer-reviewed journal devoted to science and engineering.