Distinguished Lecture Series

Photo: Distinguished Lecturer Professor Jeffrey Hoyt

The Department of Materials Science & Engineering is pleased to present the Distinguished Lecture Series. This lecture series is designed to provide students, alumni and the greater applied science and engineering community the opportunity to enhance their understanding of materials innovation and to hear from renowned speakers on state of the art contributions to the field of materials science and engineering.

All are welcome to attend; RSVP is not required.


+1 416 978-3012 | materials.engineering@utoronto.ca


Functional magnetic nanostructures for electromagnetic and biomedical applications

April 20, 2017 | 4:00pm to 5:00pm | BA 1130

Prof. Hari Srikanth | Professor of Physics, Fellow, American Physical Society, University of South Florida

From Atomic-Scale Ordering to Materials Properties: Aberration-Corrected STEM, Spectroscopy, and Simulation

March 17, 2017 | 4:00pm to 5:00pm | SF 1105

Prof. David W. McComb| Professor & Ohio Research Scholar, Materials Science and Engineering and Director, Center for Electron Microscopy and Analysis, The Ohio State University, USA

Materials Challenges and Innovation in Welding and Joining Research

February 3, 2017 | 4:00pm to 5:00pm | SF 1105

Prof. Y. Norman Zhou | Director, Centre for Advanced Materials Joining, University of Waterloo

3M: Mining the Microscopy Makerspace

November 25, 2016 | 4:00pm to 5:00pm | SF 1105

Prof. Christopher Yip | Director, IBBME

Nucleation Theory and the Austenite to Ferrite Transformation in Steels

October 28, 2016 | 1:00pm to 2:00pm | GB 119

Prof. Jeffrey Hoyt | Chair, Materials Science and Engineering Department, McMaster University