Watts News - Materials Science and Engineering at Ohio State

Winter Edition | March 2018

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On the move, literally and figuratively

We are literally packing the moving boxes, as we prepare to vacate Fontana Laboratory at the end of this semester. Find out more.

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Corrosion researchers eager for new complex

We are excited about plans for a new corridor to house the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Read the full story.

Perena Gouma

New Orton Chair hits the ground running

“Having being named Orton Chair is a great privilege and a huge responsibility for me,” said Perena Gouma. Check in with her progress.

Carrie Maykuth Gordon

Alumna supports new generations of women engineers

Carrie Gordon has found a way to support women who are currently studying engineering at Ohio State. Find out how.

Larry Hench

Lifetime of achievement leaves lasting legacy

Larry Hench contributed enormously to our body of knowledge during his lifetime. Now, students are able to pursue studies in materials science and engineering thanks to scholarships that bear his name. Learn more about his contribution.

U-M/OSU Joint Alumni and Friends Reception at TMS

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Ohio State and Michigan have joined forces for a special event. Click here to learn more.


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