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New Publication – Brett Tempest’s & Thomas Gentry’s Research Groups

  JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING, 2017, DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)AE.1943-5568.0000240 Comparison of the Thermal Characteristics of Portland Cement and Geopolymer Cement Concrete Mixes Clarke Snell, Brett Tempest, Thomas Gentry Abstract: Concrete is widely used in buildings as a structural and finish material, and mix … Continue reading

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Masters Thesis Defense for Wenxu Yang

Masters Thesis Defense Announcement Master of Science in Fire Protection and Administration   Name: Wenxu Yang Date: Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 10:00 am Location: Smith 322 Thesis Committee Chair: Dr. Aixi Zhou     Title: Pyrolysis and Combustion Properties of Selected … Continue reading

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Masters Thesis Defense for Edward Blanchard

Masters Thesis Defense Announcement Master of Construction and Facilities Management Name: Edward Blanchard Date: Friday, April 15, 2016 at 9:00 am Location: Smith 322 Thesis Committee Chair: Dr. Tara Cavalline     Title: Determination and Evaluation of Inputs for Portland Cement … Continue reading

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Isothermal Titration Calorimetry Seminar – January 25th 4:00 PM

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Masters Thesis Defense for Babak Bahrani

Masters Thesis Defense Announcement Master of Fire Protection and Administration Name: Babak Bahrani Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 10:00 am Location: Smith 322 Thesis Committee Chair: Dr. Aixi Zhou     Title: Effects of Weathering on Performance of Intumescent Coatings … Continue reading

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Masters Thesis Defense for Cale Bowman

Masters Thesis Defense Announcement Master of Science in Chemistry Name: Cale Bowman Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 3:30 pm Location: Burson 115 Thesis Committee Chair: Dr. Marcus Jones     Title: Determining Ligand Induced Charge Transfer Effects on Quantum Dots … Continue reading

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Rheology Seminar

TA Instruments Technical Seminar Offered at UNC Charlotte Theory of Rheology and Materials Characterization   Location:  UNC Charlotte – Charlotte Research Institute (CRI) Partnership, Outreach, and Research to Accelerate Learning (PORTAL) Facility,  Room 242   DMA Theory and Applications                         … Continue reading

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New Publication – Marcus Jones Research Group

THE JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 2013, 117, 4227-4237 Characterizing the Influence of TOPO on Exciton Recombination Dynamics in Colloidal CdSe Quantum Dots Edward S. Williams, K. J. Major, A. Tobias, D. Woodall, V. Morales, C. Lippincott, P. J. Moyer, … Continue reading

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense for Hernando Pacheco

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense Announcement Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering Name: Hernando Pacheco Date: Friday, November 8, 2013 at 2:30 pm Location: Duke 207 Dissertation Committee Chair: Dr. Ahmed El-Ghannam     Title: Engineering Bioceramic Microstructure for Customized Drug Delivery   Abstract: One of … Continue reading

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense for Ning Tian

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense Announcement Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering Name: Ning Tian Date: Friday, November 1, 2013 at 10:00 am Location: Duke 324 Dissertation Committee Chair: Dr. Aixi Zhou     Title: A General Thermal Thickness Model and a Heating Rate-Related Ignition Criterion … Continue reading

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