Los Alamos National LaboratoryInstitute for Materials Science
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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

Thurs., Jan. 14, 2021, 11:00am-12:15pm MST, RR, Professor Tomislav Friščić, Department of Chemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Mechanochemistry: chemical and materials synthesis without bulk solvents, WebEx Link

"20 Years of the 115's: past, present, and future" workshop

The IMS at LANL convened a virtual workshop “20 years of the 115's: past, present, and future” on November 9th, 10th, and 12th, 2020.  Please visit the 115 workshop site link for videos and full workshop information.  For more information please contact kshea@lanl.gov


  • 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