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ACerS announces 2018 Distinguished Life Members, Class of Fellows

By Faye Oney / August 10, 2018

ACerS announces the 2018 Distinguished Life Members and Class of Fellows. The awards will be presented at ACerS Annual Honor and Awards banquet, October 15, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio, during ACerS Annual Meeting at MS&T18.

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Nanoscale intergranular films shed light on grain boundary behavior

By Eileen De Guire / May 26, 2011

During one of their studies, grain boundary researchers began with gold films broken into particles (via annealing) dispersed across a sapphire substrate. Credit: Baram, et al; Technion. Materials scientists have long recognized that grain boundaries and interfaces can limit a material’s bulk properties, especially at high temperatures. Significant research effort has gone into understanding their nature with an eye to…

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