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Alumni/ae News and Notes: November 2013

Dr. Ian Morrison, RPI Chemistry B.S. Class of '71, M.S. Class of '72 and Ph.D. Class of '75, and RPI Mathematics M.S. Class of '73, presented the Sydney Ross Lecture on Colloid and Surface Chemistry on November 12th as part of the Chemistry and Chemical Biology Department Fall Seminar Series. 

His talk was titled “Capillarity on the Phase Diagram: From Spreading Pressure to Disjoining Pressure to Contact Angle to Whiskey, and Back.”  Dr.  Morrison is President of Owens Research Corporation in Charlotte, North Carolina and also serves as a lecturer in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University.

Are you a Rensselaer School of Science alumnus with news to share? 
Please email Amanda Thibault, thibaa2@rpi.edu.  We would love to hear from you!



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