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.

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

Speakers and Events

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - DL
MSL Auditorium (TA03-1698-A103)(1:30pm-2:30pm)
Dr. Nick Glumac, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Spectroscopic Investigation of Strong Shocks from High Explosive Detonation

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - SL
MSL Auditorium (TA03-1698-A103)(3:30pm-4:30pm)
Dr. Bey Vrancken, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Material specific responses to residual stress in selective laser melting

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - SL
MSL Auditorium (TA03-1698-A103)(4:00pm-5:00pm)
Dr. Markus Roth,
Institute for Nuclear Physics TU Darmstadt, Germany, The Revolution in Laser-Driven Radiation Sources for Radiography and Diagnostic Applications

  • 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