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Elizabeth Dickey

By Marilyn Stoltz / July 11, 2019

Elizabeth Dickey is a Professor and Associate Head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University where she is also the Director of the Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics, a university/industry cooperative research center. A primary focus of her research aims to develop processing-structure-property relationships for materials in which the…

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Lynnette Madsen

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 16, 2019

Lynnette Madsen is Program Director of Ceramics at the National Science Foundation. located in Arlington, Virginia, USA.  She earned B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and a B.A. in Psychology both from the University of Waterloo, an M.Eng. in Electronics from Carleton University, and a Ph.D. in Materials Science from McMaster University.   Madsen is an ACerS Fellow, and is a member of…

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Meiling Zhu

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 15, 2019

Meiling Zhu is Head of Energy Harvesting Research Group at the University of Exeter in the UK. Professor Zhu received her BEng in Mechanical Manufacturing in 1989, MEng in Applied Mechanics in 1992, and PhD in Mechanical Dynamics in 1994 at Southeast University, Nanjing, China. Since 2007, she has developed “an integrated system vision” and…

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Haixia (Alice) Zhang

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 15, 2019

Haixia Zhang is a pioneer and leading scientist in micro/nanotechnology, especially in high efficiency energy harvesting and self-powering devices and systems. Dr. Zhang has authored and co-authored 250+ peer reviewed scientific articles on the prestigious journals such as, Energy & Environmental Science, Nano Energy, Nano Letters,ACS Nano,Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials,. She edited and co-edited…

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Susan Trolier-McKinstry

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 15, 2019

Susan Trolier-McKinstry is the Steward S. Flaschen Professor of Ceramic Science and Engineering, Professor of Electrical Engineering, and Director of the Nanofabrication facility at the Pennsylvania State University.  Her main research interests include thin films for dielectric and piezoelectric applications.  She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, a fellow of the American…

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Miso Kim

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 15, 2019

Miso Kim is a senior research scientist at Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS). She received her undergraduate degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea (2004). She received her M.S. (2007) and Ph.D. degrees (2012) in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She…

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Olfa Kanoun

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 15, 2019

Olfa Kanoun studied electrical engineering and information technology at the Technical University in Munich from 1989 to 1996, where she specialized in the field of electronics. Her PhD at the University of the Bundeswehr München was awarded in 2001 by the Commission of Professors in Measurement Technology in Germany (AHMT e. V.). As senior scientist…

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Morten M. Smedskjaer

By Marilyn Stoltz / May 13, 2019

Morten M. Smedskjaer is the head of the Oxide Glass Chemistry Group and Professor with Specific Responsibilities in the Department of Chemistry and Bioscience at Aalborg University, Denmark. He received his PhD degree in materials chemistry from the same university in 2011, and worked as a research scientist at Corning Inc. from 2011 to 2012.…

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Shifeng Zhou

By Marilyn Stoltz / April 5, 2019

Shifeng Zhou received his PhD degree (2008) in Materials Science and Engineering from Zhejiang University. He spent one year at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University as a research assistant (2007). He joined Hokkaido University as a postdoctoral researcher (2008-2009), and then moved to Kyoto University as a JSPS postdoctoral fellow (2009-2011). Shifeng Zhou was an…

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Richard Hulme

By Marilyn Stoltz / April 3, 2019

Richard Hulme’s career began in the glass container industry in 1973 when he joined Redfearn National Glass in Barnsley.  He has held senior technical and managerial roles within the glass industry. Hulme has been with Guardian Glass for over 23 years, leading process & product development, engineering design & construction and operations development & improvement…

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