Category Archives: Presentations

Seminars, conferences, workshops, training

IMPS 2016 in Istanbul

The 15th International Mineral Processing Symposium took place in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 19-21, and gathered more than 250 participants. Dr. Drelich was invited plenary speaker. Beside the plenary lecture entitled Surface Charge Heterogeneity of Minerals: Why do We Need … Continue reading

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IMPC 2016

Dr. Drelich attended the XXVIII International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC 2016) that took place in Quebec City, Canada on September 11-15. This congress is the major international event that gathers researchers and engineers associated with processing of minerals from many … Continue reading

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Visitor from ASU

We were fortunate to host Dr. Konrad Rykaczewski from the Arizona State University, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy, starting from Sunday midnight to Tuesday morning. Dr. Rykaczewski came for his short visit to deliver the invited talk … Continue reading

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Contact Angle Symposium

Dr. Drelich attended 10th International Symposium on Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion that took place at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey, on July 13-15. He replaced Sara Schellbach, who was originally scheduled to attend this meeting, and … Continue reading

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8th Biometal Symposium

Shan missed opportunity to attend the 8th Symposium on Biodegradable Metals in Esterel Resort, near Montreal, Canada, as her Canadian visa arrived too late. Just bad luck as she submitted request for her visa in the last week of March, … Continue reading

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Visit by Former Student

Dr. Kevin Baker, Director of Orthopedic Research at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak visited Michigan Tech and gave interesting seminar entitled “Towards the In Situ Regeneration of Musculoskeletal Tissues” to both Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering departments. Kevin … Continue reading

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Visitor from Canada

We hosted Prof. Diego Mantovani from the Laval University in Quebec City, Canada, on November 11. Prof. Mantovani delivered a seminar entitled Degradable Metals, Nanocoatings and Cellularised Scaffolds for Tissue Replacement and Regeneration to departments of Materials Science and Engineering … Continue reading

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Patrick defends his PhD

Congratulations to Patrick! Patrick successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled Biocorrosion Rate and Mechanism of Metallic Magnesium in Model Arterial Environments, and we proudly call him Dr. Bowen since October 20.

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BIOMETAL Symposium

Patrick attended recently the 7th International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals for Biomedical Applications in Riva Marina Resort, Carovigno, Italy (August 23-28, 2015). He traveled together with Emily Shearier from Biomedical Engineering Department. Patrick presented the paper entitled Early experiences with … Continue reading

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Poster by Dilek

Dilek presented a poster DFT Simulation of Colemanite Surface coauthored by J.W. Drelich, O. Ozdemir, M.S. Celik, and G.M. Odegard during the NSF IUCRC Annual Review of Projects and Industrial Advisory Board Meeting, Center for Novel High Voltage/Temperature Materials and … Continue reading

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