January 17, 2020: Congratulations to Joe Indeck and Behzad Bahrami Babamiri for their winning presentations at the Alabama Materials Science Student Research Symposium! They took two out of three outstanding oral presentation awards, based on both the quality of the science presented and the quality of the presentation itself.

Congratulations to Andrew Minor for defending his thesis on "Quantification of Porosity and its Effects on the Quasi Static and Dynamic Behavior of the Additively Manufactured Nickel-Based Superalloy Inconel 718."

October 26: Behzad took 1st place for his poster on "Predicting Mechanical Properties of Lattice Structures," with Dr. Kavan Hazeli as his mentor. Poster competition winners were recognized at the VBS luncheon on October 26, 40 students participated in the poster competition this year.

October 24-26: Behzad Bahrami Babamiri will present at the 10th Annual Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium, organized by the American Astronautical Society in collaboration with UAH.

April 8-April 9: Dr. Hazeli and Joe Indeck attended the 2017 Southeast Experimental Mechanics Graduate Student Symposium at the University of Florida, where Joe presented.

February 26-March 2: Dr. Hazeli attended the 2017 TMS Conference in San Diego, California.

February 24-26: Dr. Hazeli and Joe Indeck attended the 2017 Pi Tau Sigma Convention at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.