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Let the festivities begin—MS&T15 kicks off in Columbus, Ohio

By Stephanie Liverani / October 6, 2015

This year’s Materials Science & Technology conference began on Sunday, and the schedule has been packed with presentations and lectures from some of the world’s top leaders, researchers, scientists, and business people.

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GE’s sweet new fuel cell tech makes the most of ceramic materials

By Jessica McMathis / July 28, 2014

GE has taken its R&D destiny into its own hands, creating an internal startup to manufacture a new fuel cell technology that can produce between 1 and 10 megawatts of power at a generation efficiency of 65 percent.

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Final photo roundup from MS&T’13

By Jim Destefani / November 1, 2013

MS&T’13 is in the books, and by all accounts the show was a hit, with solid attendance, highly informative technical tracks, many ACerS and student events, and a successful expo that left exhibitors happy with the quantity and quality of visitors to their booths.

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WISE: GE Global Research holds Women in Science and Engineering symposium

By Eileen De Guire / December 4, 2012

Michelle Janas is a lead scientist with GE Healthcare Life Sciences. GE Global Research is looking at ways to increase the recruitment—and retention—of women researchers like her. Credit: GE. We just got word of an exciting event underway right now to support women in STEM careers. Today and tomorrow GE Global Research is hosting a…

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Video: The poster session comes of age

By Eileen De Guire / May 2, 2012

[flash mode=1 f={image=}] Don’t let the “snow on the roof” of my colleague Peter Wray fool you. He’s a very forward-thinking guy, and he’s been wondering for a looooong time (maybe since before the “snow” arrived), why it is that posters have to be, well, posters? Wouldn’t it be more interesting to use technology…

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60 Minutes to air look at ‘Bloom Box’ fuel cells

By / February 20, 2010

Via a note from Kristen Brosnan, I learned that Lesley Stahl and her 60 Minutes crew at CBS are doing a big story tomorrow (Feb. 21) on Bloom Energy and the apparent success of their solid oxide fuel cell system that has been packaged into what the company is marketing as a “Bloom Box.” Click on…

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Brosnan reports on EMA 2010 conference

By / January 29, 2010

Kristen has posted a video, too!

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Brosnan added to revamped GE blog

By / January 27, 2010

GE recently overhauled its blog and its worth stopping by to see the goodies. The blog, called “Edison’s Desk,” looks great and promises to cover lots of news related to what GE is working on, including materials science-related topics. It also looks like the blog is going to cover stories outside GE that the staff…

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Students: Undergraduate Student Poster Contest

By / September 16, 2009

Attention undergraduate students!  Did you do research recently?  Why not present it at MS&T in the undergraduate student poster contest.  Deadline to enter is Sept. 30, 2009.

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