June 26, 2008

Paper co-authored by engineering professor named by Nature Materials as one of most influential in last five years


An article co-authored by John Lewandowski, Leonard Case Jr. Professor of Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Case Western Reserve University, has been named by the editors of Nature Materials as one of the 10 most influential articles to appear in the publication in the last five years.

The paper, "Temperature Rise at Shear Bands in Metallic Glasses," previously had been selected as one of the 10 best articles published in the magazine during 2005 and 2006. The article, co-authored by a professor at the University of Cambridge in England, also had been named an "Editor's Choice" by Science magazine in 2006. The paper is available on Nature Materials' Web site .

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Posted by: Kimyette Finley, June 26, 2008 08:31 AM | News Topics: Case School of Engineering, Faculty, HeadlinesMain, Provost Initiatives, Research

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