Special Lectures

Division Lectures

Structural Materials Division/Functional Materials Division Lecture

Speaker: Rajiv Mishra, University of North Texas
Lecture Title: "Pushing Structural Performance of Materials by Combining Alloy Design with Disruptive Manufacturing Technologies"
Date: Monday, March 15
Time: Noon EDT

Extraction & Processing Division/Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division Lecture

Speaker: Richard Russell, NASA
Lecture Title: "Qualification and Certification Strategies for Additive Manufactured Parts for Manned Spaceflight"
Date: Tuesday, March 16
Time: Noon EDT

Light Metals Division Lecture

Speaker: Mark Easton, RMIT University
Lecture Title: "Near Net Manufacturing of Light Metal Alloys"
Date: Tuesday, March 16
Time: Noon EDT

Award Lectures

Extraction & Processing Division Distinguished Lecturer

Speaker: Rodney Jones, Mintek
Lecture Title: "Ferronickel - Thermodynamics, Chemistry, and Economics"
Date: Monday, March 15
Time: 8:40 a.m. EDT

William Hume-Rothery Award

Speaker: Ji-Cheng (JC) Zhao, University of Maryland
Lecture Title: "High-Throughput Measurements of Composition-Dependent Properties of Alloy Phases for Accelerated Alloy Design Presentation"
Date: Monday, March 15
Time: 8:35 a.m. EDT

Institute of Metals/Robert Franklin Mehl Award

Speaker: Tresa Pollock, University of California, Santa Barbara
Lecture Title: "New Superalloys in the Co-Ni Design Space"
Date: Tuesday, March 16
Time: Noon EDT

Symposium Keynotes

Magnesium Technology 2021 Symposium Keynote Speaker

Speaker: Warren Poole, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Lecture Title: "Measurement of the Critical Resolved Shear Stress for Slip in Mg Alloys Using Instrumented Indentation"
Date: Monday, March 15
Time: 8:30 a.m. EDT

Young Professional Award Lectures

Young Innovator in the Materials Science of Additive Manufacturing Award Lecture

Speaker: Michael Kirka, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Lecture Title: "Additive Manufacturing of High-Temperature Metals: Present and Future Opportunities"
Date: Tuesday, March 16
Time: 11:00 a.m. EDT

Young Professional Tutorial Lecture

Date: Tuesday, March 16
Time: Noon to 1:05 p.m. EDT

Speaker: Wei Xiong, University of Pittsburgh
Lecture Title: "Integrated Computational Materials Design for Alloy Additive Manufacturing"

Speaker: James Pikul, University of Pennsylvania

Lecture Title: "Electrochemical Healing of Metals: A New Way to Repair Additive and Cellular Metals at Room Temperature"