Department Wins Top 3 Slots in ASM International Poster Contest

Published on Friday April 11, 2003

At the ASM International dinner and poster contest on Thursday, April 10th, Drexel's Department of Materials Science and Engineering had a very good showing. 19 Materials graduate students submitted a total of 20 posters for the contest. Of those 20 posters, 3 took the top slots. Saif El Din Khalil won 1st place ($500) for his poster entitled, Development of Smart Textiles with Embedded Fiber Optic Chemical Sensors. There was a tie for 2nd place ($250 each) between Hoa Lam for her poster on the Development of Gradient Design Composite Armor and Tom Juliano for his poster entitled, Boron Carbide for Armor Applications: Indentation, Raman, and TEM Studies.

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