By WenDi Liu For the past 10 months, I have been working as an intern at H.C. Starck, the high-tech producer of Refractory Metals & Advanced Ceramics as powder or fabricated products. Under the guidance of Prof. Apelian and through my work at H.C. Starck, I have learned more than what academics alone could have […]
Experiences of a Norwegian Exchange Student at WPI – Ingeborg Brede I come from a little town in Norway named Snåsa. It has a population of about 2,000 people and is in the middle of the country in an area, which is not by the sea, but in the mountains. I grew up on a […]
Chen Dai On August 25, Chen successfully defended her MS thesis, “Development of Aluminum Dross-based Material for Engineering Applications.” Her advisor is Professor Diran Apelian.
Xiaolan Wang On July 7, Xiaolan successfully defended her PhD Dissertation, “Activated Atmosphere Case Hardening of Steels.” She was advised by Professor Richard Sisson.
Muhammad Qaiser Saleem On April 25, Muhammad successfully defended his PhD Dissertation, “Helium Assisted Sand Casting of Aluminum Alloys.” He was advised by Professor Makhlouf M. Makhlouf.
ACRC Remembers Ray Witt Ray Harry Witt, founder of CMI International Inc. and a very special friend of the ACRC, passed away on February 6, 2011. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Ray moved to Michigan as a teenager and graduated from Muskegon Junior College. He went on to receive a bachelor of science in metallurgy […]
A Note from Mick Nallen, CHTE Chair It’s a great time to be in the business of metals. The Center for Heat Treating Excellence continues to focus research resources on improving the performance of materials in demanding applications through the use of advanced thermal processing technologies. Regardless of industry sector, the challenge exists to better […]