The newest update of the Critical Materials Institute table of U.S. magnet patents is available. Table updated June 28, 2016.
In a recent CMI Webinar, Yongqin Jiao and Dan Park of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory described "The Use of Bioengineered Microbes for Rare Earth Extraction." An archive file of the webinar is available.
The next CMI webinar features Corby Anderson at Colorado School of Mines, sharing "The Critical Aspect of Critical Materials" on July 20. Registration is open online.