About CMI

The CMI webinar with Scott K. McCall at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory was Nov. 15. He presented "Exchange Spring Magnets: An Approach to Higher Energy Density Magnets." Exchange spring magnets are a hybrid of two types of magnets, with the best properties of both. A recording is available online.

CMI Highlights

Two CMI-funded research projects won R&D 100 Awards, which are an international competition that recognizes the 100 most exceptional innovations in science and technology from the past year. 

  • "ACE: The Ageless Aluminum Revolution," was co-developed with Eck Industries, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Ames Laboratory, and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
  • "Additively Printed High Performance Magnets" was co-developed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Ames Laboratory, the Critical Materials Institute, Magnet Applications Inc., Tru-Design Inc., and Momentum Technologies.

Link to 2017 R&D 100 Award winners