Archives for June 13, 2013

Campus to celebrate Climate Leadership Award with ice cream social

Missouri S&T won the 2013 Climate Leadership Award as well as a related video competition.

Missouri S&T won a 2013 Climate Leadership Award as well as a related video competition.

The Green Campus Committee at Missouri S&T invites the Rolla community to an ice cream social on campus to celebrate the university’s designation as a 2013 Climate Leadership Award winner. [Read more…]

S&T grad student honored for glass research

Lina Ma (left) receives the Kreidl Award from Kelly Simmons-Potter, chair of ACerS’ Glass and Optical Materials Division, for her work on the structure of phosphate glasses. Photo courtesy of ACerS.

Lina Ma (left) receives the Kreidl Award from Kelly Simmons-Potter, chair of ACerS’ Glass and Optical Materials Division, for her work on the structure of phosphate glasses. Photo courtesy of ACerS.

Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate student Lina Ma has received national recognition for her research on the structure and properties of iron phosphate glasses. These glasses can possess outstanding chemical durability and so have been considered for use to store radioactive wastes. [Read more…]