Education & Learning

This category is for any blog post that involves a Loewy Institute group member sharing a tutorial, lecture, etc.–as well as for any short course offered by a member of the Loewy Institute.

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Loewy Institute Undergraduate Researcher Kazuki Watanabe PowderMet2022 Reflections Featured in International Journal of Powder Metallurgy

     Loewy Institute Undergraduate Researcher Kazuki Watanabe was featured in the Summer 2022 issue (Volume 58, No. 3, 2022) of International Journal of Powder Metallurgy, in their “Conference Reflections” section.       Kazuki shared his experiences at PowderMet2022 as an attendee and recipient of a Poweder2022 grant.       Read Kazuki’s feature below:

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Loewy Institute Director Dr. Wojciech Misiolek Receives Lehigh University’s 2022 Hillman Faculty Award

     Loewy Institute Director, Professor Wojciech Misiolek, is the recipient of the Lehigh University 2022 Hillman Faculty Award.           Nominations for the Hillman Faculty Award award are put forth by current faculty members, and recipients are those who “have distiguished themselves through long-term excellence or service to the institution” (Lehigh Awards Description).      Please join …

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Loewy Institute Graduate Researcher Michael Pires Presents Research on Challenges Associated with Standard and Micro-Additive Manufactured 316L and 17-4PH Stainless Steel Components Produced by Binder Jetting, Digital Light Processing, and Selective Laser Melting at TMS2022

     TMS (The Minerals, Metals,  & Materials Society) held their annual conference from February 27th to March 3rd 2022, at the Anaheim Convention Center & Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA. This year’s TMS conference marked the 150th conference held by the organization, which has been in existence since 1871.      Loewy Institute Graduate Researcher Michael …

Loewy Institute Graduate Researcher Michael Pires Presents Research on Challenges Associated with Standard and Micro-Additive Manufactured 316L and 17-4PH Stainless Steel Components Produced by Binder Jetting, Digital Light Processing, and Selective Laser Melting at TMS2022 Read More »

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Loewy Institute Researchers Recipients of 2022 National Science Foundation Grants for PowderMet2022 & AMPM2022 to be held June 12-15 in Portland, OR

     Please join us in extending our congratulations to Loewy Institute graduate researchers Mahsa Navidirad and Chia-chun Chao and undergraduate researchers Cole Kuehmann and Kazuki Watanabe for receiving 2022 National Science Foundation (NSF) Student Grants. Kazuki was also the recipient of a 2022 Center for Powder Metallurgy Clayton Family Foundation scholarship; you can read a …

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Undergraduate Research Assistant Kazuki Watanabe Receives CPMT Scholarship

     The Clayton Family Scholarship for Studies in Powder Metallurgy was created in 2000 and is awarded annually to 5 universities. Recently, Loewy Institute undergraduate researcher Kazuki Watanabe was notified that he would be one of the recipients of the 2021 CPMT scholarship.      We spoke with Kazuki about the CPMT scholarship process, his …

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Loewy Institute Director, Dr. Wojciech Misiolek, Interviewed by STLE for Podcast on AM and HM–“Perfecting Motion: Tribology and The Quest for Sustainability”

     The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) recently sat down with Loewy Institute Director Dr. Wojciech Misiolek to discuss additive manufacturing. The host of the podcast, STLE’s Dr. Neil Canter, (STLE Advisor, Technical Programs and Services) spoke with Dr. Misiolek about additive manufacturing research conducted by The Loewy Institute, as well as current …

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Loewy Institute Graduate Research Assistant Mahsa Navidirad Publishes Collaborative Work with University of Calabria on Friction Stir of Al Alloys

     Mahsa Navidirad, Graduate Research Assistant at The Loewy Institute, recently published research she completed alongside research colleagues at University of Calabria in Italy. The title of Mahsa’s article–which is published in Elsevier’s Journal of Manufacturing Processes (Volume 70, October 2021, pp. 553-559)–is “Effect of material properties and process parameters on quality of friction stir …

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AEC Workshop Summary Details (Professor Misiolek 9/13/2021 Course Details)

Loewy Institute Director, Professor Wojciech Misiolek, to Instruct Applied Fundamentals for Aluminum Extruders Workshop for AEC on 9/13/2021

     Loewy Institute Director, Professor Wojciech Misiolek, will be leading a workshop titled Extrusion Excellence: Applied Fundamentals for Aluminum Extruders in conjunction with the Aluminum Summit at Nashville, TN on Monday, September 13th, 2021.      The workshop will take place at Sheraton Music City Airport Hotel from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The hotel …

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Graduate Researcher Michael Pires Presents at Tungsten2021

     From June 20th to June 23rd, MPIF hosted the AMPM 2021, Powder Met 2021, and Tungsten 2021 conferences, concurrently, in Orlando, Florida.      Loewy Institute graduate researcher and PhD candidate Michael Pires attended the conference, presenting his and his colleagues’ work. The title of Michael’s presentation and accompanying manuscript was “Investigation of Powder Bed …

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