7:30pm - Chapter Seminar: Sammy Tin, Professor of Materials Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology
Biography: Dr. Sammy Tin is a Professor of Materials Engineering in the Department of Aerospace, Materials and Mechanical Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Professor Tin's research has focused on the composition - processing - microstructure - mechanical properties - performance relationships in polycrystalline and single crystal Ni-base superalloys.
Prof. Tin is an internationally recognized expert in the field of superalloy creep, fatigue, oxidation and solidification.
Professor Tin serves on the Editorial Committee for Materials Science and Engineering A and Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A. He was the recipient of the 2004 Rolls-Royce Mark Shipton Patent Award, the 2006 IOM3 Cook/Ablett Award and the 2007 ASM Marcus A. Grossmann Award.
He has also served as the Chair of the TMS High Temperature Alloys Committee and is currently on the Programming Committee of the 2016 International Conference on Superalloys.
has five patent applications and authored over 90 manuscripts in referred journals and conference proceedings.