Several members of the UTK MRS student chapter attended the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Graduate student Caitlin Taylor (President) gave a talk. Graduate students Luis Casillas, Devin Roberts and Tony Wong presented posters. Christopher Hobbs (treasurer), and undergraduate member, presented a poster at the meeting. Luis was nominated for a poster award.
The MRS chapter set up a table at the 2014 Engineering Carnival on Ferris Hall Lawn. There were two materials science related activities for visiting students to enjoy and learn more about the field. Students were introduced to crystal structures and characterization methods.