Annual Meeting

Regional Materials and Manufacturing Network Fall Symposium

Industrial partners and colleagues – please join us at the Fall Symposium of the Regional Materials & Manufacturing Network. Learn about how to tap into senior capstone projects for a valuable, but also inexpensive way to recruit top students, get your foot in the door for innovative topics that may benefit your company, as well as allow you to perform exploratory projects!

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Selected pictures from the event (pictures taken by Dan Sely)

Congratulations to our student poster winners!

1st place: Bradley C. Dallin “Molecular fluctuations in non-polar mono-layers reduce hydrophobic interactions”, with Co-author, Reid C. Van Lehn



2nd place: Leo Borrel,

“Modeling Corrosion of Zirconium Alloys Fuel Cladding during loss-of-coolant accident (LOCA), with co-author, Adrien Couet.



3rd place: Ben Afflerbach, “Standardized Machine Learning Software to Enable Rapid Iteration of Materials Science Research”, with co-authors, Tam Mayeshiba, Ryan Jacobs, Wei Li, Henry Wu, and Dane Morgan.

Also – thanks to our poster judges: Tom Giles, Tom Frank, AB Boopalan, Bob Showalter, and Keith Thompson from these companies:

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Meeting Agenda


Information for Speakers and Poster Presenters –

Speakers – If possible, please have your slides sent to Susann Ely ( by Tuesday, Sept. 5th, 2017. We will load the slides onto a common computer to ease speaker transitions.

Poster presenters – Please send your posters to be printed to Susann Ely ( by August 25th to be included in the printed program. Late entries may be included as a separate sheet. Posters should be 4′ x 4′.

The 2017 AMIC Annual Meeting is hosted by
Advanced Materials Industrial Consortium (AMIC) and the UW-Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (UW-MRSEC)