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11/10/15: Daily Post

Yesterday, I set up ChemCAD on a bunch of computers in one of the campus computer labs. I had some help from several people on campus and the folks at ChemStations, so that made it go a little quicker. 166 more words

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (visited 7/28/15)

Located up the hill from downtown Troy, RPI is a beautiful campus with eclectic architecture ranging from a new glass performing arts center to an old armory. 978 more words

College Visits

A Month of: A photo a day

Wow it’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog, but last week I was pretty busy (on holiday!), firstly I had my partner’s PhD Graduation Ceremony (well done him!), then travelling down to the beautiful Cotswolds for my friends wedding, and then down to the south coast of England at Torquay for a few days. 326 more words

A work in progress

Have you ever felt that burden
to resist from yielding
or raise that white flag?
But you always say,
“forge me another friction hill
and I’ll climb it! 141 more words


Turning waste egg shells into building material

Five materials scientists at HBCU Tuskegee University are recent recipients of a $1 million award from a National Science Foundation program designed to support the research and education capabilities of minority-serving institutions.    571 more words

Materials Engineering


Valar Morghulis was all it took to snatch my full attention to this nerdy contest. We were told that the first round of the theoretical part would contain a crossword puzzle. 500 more words