CMI Offers Webinars on Critical Materials and Rare Earths

CMI at Mines offers webinars about critical materials at no charge. Registration is required to obtain a link to the webinar.

January 17: Bob Fox, Idaho National Laboratory, "Supercritical Fluid Extraction of Rare Earth Elements" The webinar was recorded and is available online.

November 16: Tim McIntyre, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, "Rare Earth Magnet Recovery and Reuse from Computer Hard Disk Drives (HDDs)"  The webinar was recorded and is available online.

October 12: Ryan Ott, Ames Laboratory, "High-Throughput Material Science for Critical Materials Research" A recording of the webinar is available.

September 21: Parans Paranthaman, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, "Additive Manufacturing of NdFeB Magnets" A recording of the webinar is available.

August 23: CMI Director Alex King, "CMI Director's Perspective" A recording of the webinar is available.

July 20: Corby Anderson, Colorado School of Mines, "The Critical Aspect of Critical Material." A recording of the webinar is available.

June 15: Yongquin Jiao and Dan Park, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, "The Use of Bioengineered Microbes for Rare Earth Extraction" An recording of the webinar is available.

April 27: Eric Peterson, Idaho National Laboratory, Efficient Use and Recycling A recording of the webinar is available.

December 9: Alex King, CMI, and Stacy Joiner, Ames Laboratory, updates to the CMI Affiliates Membership Program A recording of the webinar is available.

October 28: Bruce Moyer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Challenges in Diversifying Supply of Critical Materials for Clean Energy A recording of the webinar is available.

September 30: Vitalij Pecharsky, Ames Laboratory and Iowa State University, about an online course on rare earth elements that he'll teach in spring 2016.  The course description is on the bottom of this webpage, which also includes links to hundreds of courses offered by CMI education partners on topics spanning the spectrum from sourcing to mining to separating and marketing to manufacturing to recycling. A recording of the webinar is available.

August 20: Alex King, Critical Materials Institute, "CMI: Two Years On" is about the first two years of CMI, and plans for year three and beyond.  A recording of the webinar is available.

April 23: David Reed, Idaho National Laboratory, "Recycling of Rare Earth Elements: A Microbiological Approach." A recording of the webinar is available.

March 24: Patrick Zhang, Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute, "Critical Elements in Phosphate Ore: Recovery of Rare Earths and Uranium from Florida Phosphate Ore Processing." A recording of the webinar is available.