MSE Student Wins 1st Place at the 11th Annual Materials Bowl

tThe 11th Annual Materials Bowl took place at ASU in Tempe, AZ on April 29, 2014, with MSE students winning top awards and securing the coveted Materials Territorial Trophy! The event was sponsored by the ASM International Phoenix Chapter and was well attended by members of academia and the local business community.

MSE student Paul K. Neff won first place for his research on "Characterization and Use of an Oxyacetylene Torch for Ablation Testing of Aerospace Materials."









MSE students Steven Kyle Eddy and Yuan Xi Gu won second place with "Mitigation of Copper Corrosion using Graphene Coatings."

tAnne Ellis won third place for "The Effect of Pressure on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Spark Plasma Sintered Silicon Nitride."







Fourth place went to Autumn Eaton for "Liangchengzhen Ceramics: The Design, Manufacture and Use."


Fifth place went to Zachery Kosterman-Patterson and Colin Weber for "A Novel Technique for Contactless Copper Electrodeposition for 3D Packaging Applications."

Congratulations to all who participated on bringing the Materials Territorial Trophy back to UA's campus!

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