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Materials Madness! NCAA men’s basketball tournament and materials science

By Eileen De Guire / March 22, 2013

CTT is tracking the NCAA “March Madness” men’s basketball tournament to see whether there is a correlation between strong materials science and engineering schools and basketball prowess. You’re welcome. Credit: Wikimedia, from 2007. This post is NOT an excuse for me to see how my NCAA men’s college basketball tournament bracket is doing. Not at…

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New in the Jan-Feb ACerS Bulletin—Testing and characterization of ceramics

By Eileen De Guire / December 21, 2012

On the cover: Cai Zhonghou, beamline scientist at the Advanced Proton Source at Argonne National Laboratory loads a sample into an X-ray nanodiffractometer stage. The cover story reports on the use of the APS to characterize piezoelectric thin films in situ. Credit: W. Agresta; ANL. Happy New Year! The January-February 2013 issue of ACerS’ Bulletin…

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