Past Events

2011 Zay Jeffries Night

Dr. Roger Staehle receives 2011 Zay Jeffries Lecturer award from technical chair David Ellis.

2010 Chapter Educator Award

Professor John Lewandowski was presented with the 2010 ASMI Cleveland Chapter Educator Award by former student, Dr. Gary Rozak

The Cleveland Chapter ASMI again sponsored special awards for projects having material science themes at the Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair held at Cleveland State University, March 15, 2011.

The ASMI Cleveland Chapter winners and project titles are:

1st Place $200:
Joanna Engles, St. Vincent St Mary, ENG 11-12
Can Aerogel be used to absorb crude oil?

2nd Place $150:
John Friess, St Vincent- St Mary, ENG 11-12
Electrospinning lock copolymers for biomedical applications
(note: John received a 1st place ASM Award in 2010)

Kristi Vopat, St Albert the Great Elem, ENV 7-8
How do you react?

3rd Place $100:
Lev Caruso, Gross Schecter Day, PHY 7-8
How hot or cold can you go?

Madisyn Gerzeny, Academy of St Bartholomew, PHY 7-8
What type of insulation retains the most heat?

Honorable Mention Certificate
Trent Navran, Solon HS, ENG 11-12
EGFR-targeted Gdd nanoparticle constructs for cancer nanomedicine

Marianne Isvander, Beaumont HS, ENG 11-12
Sticky Rice Concrete
(Note: Marianne received a 3rd place ASM Award in 2010)

Paul Gnatowski, Assumption Elem, PHY 7-8
The strength of wood

Bridget Dickens, St Paschal Elem, ENV 7-8
Recycled paper or plant material

Joseph Unger, Incarnate World Academy, CHM 7-8
The study of rust resistance of iron nails with calcium chloride


Cleveland Chapter hosts Second Teachers Camp, download agenda

The Sky Clears for another ASM golf outing!

Two ASM Members honored at annual Cleveland Technical Societies Council (CTSC) Awards Banquet.

Mike Gedeon (right-center), Brush Wellman, Cleveland Chapter, received the CTSC 2010 Technical Achievement Award. Also pictured from left Dr. W. Ray Cribb, FASM, Brush Wellman, Carrie Gedeon, and Bob Vigneulle, awards committee.

Dr. B. Lynn Ferguson (center), President, Deformation Control Technology (DCT), Cleveland Chapter, received the CTSC (Cleveland Technical Societies Council) 2010 Distinguished Leadership Award. Also pictured from left Bob Vigneulle, awards committee, Ethnea Ferguson, Andy Freborg, DCT, and Charlie Li, DCT.