Department of Materials Science and Engineering

S&T Academy of Mines and Metallurgy inducts new members

Posted by on April 29, 2014

Seven graduates of Missouri University of Science and Technology were inducted into the university’s Academy of Mines and Metallurgy on April 24. The academy is an advisory group that was founded in 1954. The group includes graduates and others who have made outstanding contributions to their professions.

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Missouri S&T students win ‘The Real Steel’ video contest

Posted by on April 6, 2014

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Two students from Missouri University of Science and Technology have won the $3,000 grand prize in a video contest about how the steel industry benefits society.

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Students represent U.S. in international steelmaking event

Posted by on January 31, 2014

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Two metallurgical engineering students from Missouri University of Science and Technology are headed to Belgium to test their mettle – and their ability to make virtual steel – in an international competition.

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New steelmaking chair appointed

Posted by on January 30, 2014

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Dr. Ronald J. O’Malley, the former chief metallurgist at Nucor Steel Decatur in Trinity, Ala., has joined Missouri University of Science and Technology as the new F. Kenneth Iverson Endowed Chair of Steelmaking Technologies.

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Professor’s book on aluminum recycling and recovery published

Posted by on January 7, 2014

A book about aluminum recycling and recovery by Dr. Mark E. Schlesinger, professor of metallurgical engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was recently published by CRC Press.

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S&T professor named Fellow of metallurgical society

Posted by on November 13, 2013

Dr. Joseph W. Newkirk, associate professor of metallurgical engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named a 2013 Fellow of Alpha Sigma Mu, the Materials Honor Society, at the society’s annual meeting in Montreal, Canada.

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McReynolds to present fifth O’Keefe Lecture

Posted by on October 15, 2013

Christopher J. McReynolds, a metallurgical engineer and alumnus of Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been invited to give the fifth lecture in the annual Dr. Thomas J. O’Keefe Lecture Series, presented by the department of materials science and engineering.

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Glass scaffolds that help heal bone show promise as weight-bearing implants

Posted by on July 26, 2013

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Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology have developed a type of glass implant that could one day be used to repair injured bones in the arms, legs and other areas of the body that are most subject to the stresses of weight.

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New name, broader emphasis for Missouri S&T biomedical center

Posted by on June 17, 2013

The Center for Bone and Tissue Repair and Regeneration at Missouri University of Science and Technology will become the Center for Biomedical Science and Engineering on July 1, 2013.

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Steel center named in honor of Dr. Kent D. Peaslee

Posted by on June 14, 2013

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A new center for steel manufacturing research at Missouri University of Science and Technology will be renamed to honor the legacy of the late Dr. Kent D. Peaslee, a metallurgical engineering professor who helped establish the center.

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