Upcoming and Previous Events

By hosting and sponsoring high-level speakers in their ongoing Distinguished Lecture Series and seminars, the Institute for Materials Science provides the opportunity for both staff and students at the Lab to listen to and meet with a wide range of leaders in their field.

  • Director
  • Dr. Filip Ronning
  • Institute for Materials Science
  • (505) 667-7426
  • Email
  • Professional Staff Assistant
  • Kelly Shea
  • Institute for Materials Science
  • (505) 667-9244
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IMS strives to recruit, retain, and revitalize the Los Alamos Lab materials workforce through education programs.

Speakers and Events

Quantum Matter Working Group L:   2nd Annual, Virtual WebEx, Week of July 27th, 2020

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020, 1–2:15 PM, WebEx Link SL
Assistant Professor, Arend van der Zande
Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Electromechanical systems enabled by interfacial slip in 2D material heterostructures


  • DL - Distinguished Lecture Series
  • E - IMS Event
  • L - IMS Lecture Series
  • RR - Rapid Response Sponsored Lecture
  • SL - Sponsored Lecture
  • SS - Sponsored Seminar
  • STE - Student Event