News about CMI People


Carol Handwerker, 2018 TMS Fellow, March 14, 2018

LMD Light Metals Award to authors of a paper that notably exemplified the solution of a practical problem: David Weiss, Eck Industries; Orlando Rios, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Zachary Sims, University of Tennessee; Scott McCall, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; and Ryan Ott, Ames Laboratory, March 14, 2018

Alexandra Navrotsky, founder of new consortium on thermodynamic data, March 6, 2018



Alex King, TMS/ASM Joint Distinguished Lecturer in Materials and Society, October 10, 2017

Theresa Windus, U.S. association honors Iowa State University scientists for studies of plant viruses, computational science, Nov. 21, 2017

Iver Anderson, "Distinguished Service to Powder Metallurgy" award from the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), June 2017

Iver Anderson inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame

Parans Paranthaman in video on 3d printed magnet performance



Ames Laboratory to participate in Department of Energy's $39.8 M Exascale Computing Project, October 11, 2016

Ames Laboratory Senior Scientist Paul C. Canfield receives APS McGroddy Prize, October 13, 2016

Corby Anderson named University of Idaho Academy of Engineers, October 6, 2016

Covey named FLC Mid-Continent Tech Transfer Professional of Year, October 5, 2016

Mirzadeh, Moyer, Wesolowski named ORNL Corporate Fellows, June 30, 2016

Mr. Rare Earth, Karl Gschneidner passes away on April 27, April 29, 2016

LAURELS: Navrotsky Wins Lifetime Achievement Award, April 11, 2016

ORNL's Davidson, DePaoli elected AlChE fellows, March 21, 2016

Alexandra Navrotsky named 2016 V.M. Goldschmidt medalist, Feb. 22, 2016

Ames Laboratory scientist named to National Academy of Inventors, Jan. 11, 2016

Ames Laboratory scientist's calculation featured on cover of Physical Review Letters, Jan. 4, 2016



Michael Chance is Wigner Fellow at ORNL who conducts CMI research on fluorescent lighting, Nov. 30, 2015

ORNL's Zacharia, Paranthaman named AAAS fellows, Nov. 23, 2015

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Scientist on Simplifying the Recovery of Rare Earths, Aug. 31, 2015

WPI Appoints Brajendra Mishra Associate Director of the Metal Processing Institute, April 2015

Anderson named 2015 TMS Fellow (March 2015)

Patrice Turchi Installed as 2015 TMS President (March 2015)



Meet CMI Student Shelby Stooksbury (November 2014)

Ames Lab scientist hopes to improve rare earth purification process (June 2014)

Matt Besser helped develop the high-throughput materials analysis capabilities that is being shared with the scientific community (May 2014)

Ames Lab researchers see rare-earth-like magnetic properties in iron (April 25, 2014)

Branch of knowledge:  academic geneology a hobby for Ames Lab scientist (May 2014)

Schwartz named director of U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory (April 17, 2014) ISU news, Ames Lab news

Ames Laboratory's Karl Gschneidner wins Acta Materialia Materials and Society Award (February 24, 2014)



Theresa Windus is one of 12 honorees for the 2014 calendar of Women Impacting Iowa State University

Brajendra Mishra won the 2014 EPD Distinguished Service Award by TMS - The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society

Mark Gordon won the 2014 Schrödinger medal, presented by the World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists

Patrick Taylor won the 2013 AIME James Douglas Gold Medal Award

Colorado School of Mines Researchers Win Patent

Turchi to be President of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society, LLNL Science and Technology Update September/October 2013, p. 10

Canfield receives American Physical Society David Adler Lectureship Award (October 22, 2013)