List of Contents of Volume 23, Nrs. 1-6, 2001


The Journal of Materials Education



Cultivating Graduate Students: Techniques to Inspire Effective Research, page 1

David Braun, Linda Vanasupa, Blair London, Kevin Kingsbury, and Heather Smith
California Polytechnic State University


Beyond the Classroom: Educating Undergraduates in Materials Science Research and Careers via the SPIMA SURE Program, page 7

Marni Goldman, Charles G. Wade, Brenda E. Waller, and Curtis W. Frank
Stanford University, IBM Almaden Research Center, MDL Information Systems, Inc.


Teaching Undergraduate and Graduate Students Results from Recent Research as Part of a Class, page 13

L. J. Martinez-Miranda, J. Kidder, I. Lloyd, R. J. Briber, O. Wilson, M. Al-sheikly, and L. G. Salamanca-Riba
University of Maryland


Enhancement of Undergraduate Materials Education through Research and Industry – Academia Interactions, page 19

Asit K. Ray
Christian Brothers University


Industrial/Academic Internships at IBM-Almaden under NSF Programs, page 23

Charles G. Wade, Dolores Miller, IBM Almaden Research Center, Marni Goldman, Brenda Waller, Malinda Pauly, Stanford University
Joseph Pesek, Maureen Scharberg, San Jose State University


The RET Program in the Center for Materials for Information Technology at the University of Alabama, page 29

David E. Nikles and Garry W. Warren
The University o f Alabama, Tuscaloosa


Scientists as Mentors to Science Teachers, page 33

Fiona Goodchild and Carol Johnston
University of California, Santa Barbara


Ways that Engineers Can Get Involved in Recruiting Future Materials Scientists and Engineers, page 39

Stacy H. Gleixner
San Jose State University


Marquette’s Engineering Student Volunteer Outreach Program to Fifth Graders in the Public Schools, Choice Schools, and a Charter School in Milwaukee, page 45

William E. Brower, Jr.
Marquette University


The Genesis Space Probe as a Platform for Materials Education, page 51

Charles C. Hays
California Institute of Technology


Evaluating Science Research Experience for Teachers Programs and their Effects of Student Interest and Academic Performance: A Preliminary Report of an Ongoing Collaborative Study by Eight Programs, page 57

Jay Dubner, Samuel C. Ssilverstein, Nancy Carey, Joy Frechtling, Tamra Busch-Johnsen, Jeannie Han, George Ordway, Nancy Hutchinson, Janet Lanza, Jim Winter, Jon Miller, Paul Ohme, James Rayford, Kathryn Sloane Weisbaum, Kaye Storm, and Elda Zounar
Columbia University, Westat Inc., Business Education Compact, University of Texas at Dallas, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, University of Arkansas, Northwestern University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Consultant to Westat, Inc., Industry Initiatives for Science and Math Education, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory


Microelectronics Process Engineering: A Non-Traditional Approach to MS&E, page 69

E. Allen, S. Gleixner, G. Young, D. Parent, Y. Dessouky, and L. Vanasupa
San Jose State University, California Polytechnic State University


Working with Industry and a Professional Organization to Offer Students a National Certification, page 77

John J. Schemmel, Frances Griffith, and Earl Glover
University of Arkansas, Arkansas Ready-Mixed Concrete Association


Materials Science and Engineering at Boise State University: Responding to an Industrial Need, page 83

Amy J. Moll, William B. Knowlton, David E. Bunnell, and Susan L. Burkett
Boise State University


Teaching General Chemistry Through Materials Science, page 89

Elliot P. Douglas
University of Florida, Gainesville


Dealing With Variation In Measurements & Processes: Experiments For An Undergraduate Laboratory, page 95

Linda Vanasupa, Heather Smith, Stacy Gleixner, Greg Young, and Emily Allen
California Polytechnic State University, San Jose State University


Teaching Materials Characterization Techniques: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Develop Interactive Web-Based Multimedia Teaching/Learning Software, page 101

Karin Prubner, Klaus Pingel, Horst-Peter Dressel, Jens Becker, Christof Reiner, Marc Schlosser, and Hans-Juergen Christ
University of Siegen, Germany


The Materials World Module Series and the Polymer Module: A Design-Oriented Approach to Teach Scientific Concepts to Grades 9-12 Students through Materials Science, page 107

Sonihn T. Nguyen, Jennifer K. Cocson, Carol L. Colby, Robert P.H. Chang, and Keith E. Miller
Northwestern University


The Materials World Modules Program: Incorporating Technology in Pre-College Education, page 119

Matthew Hsu, Renee DeWald, and Ken Turner
Northwestern University, Evanston Township High School, Schaumburg High School


The Macroscope: A Macroscopic Tool for Validating Microscopic Force Relationships, page 131

Claudio Guerra-Vela, Fredy R. Zypman
University of Puerto Rico at Humacao, PR, Yeshiva University


Web Modules Linking Mechanics and Materials Science, page 137

David Roylance, C. H. Jenkins, and S. K. Khanna
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology


Incorporating Information Competence into Classes, page 143

Katherine C. Chen and Paul T. Adalian Jr.
California Polytechnic State University


Innovative Curriculum on Electronic Materials Processing and Engineering, page 149

Jane P. Chang
University of California at Los Angeles


A Curriculum Resource for Materials Science and Engineering Education – Elementary School through College, page 155

James A. Jacobs and Alfred E. McKenney
Norfolk State University


An Interactive Web-Based Module for Self-Empowered Learning of Heat Flow around Welds, page 163

Robert W. Messler Jr., Jason Krasovetz, Jin Chen, and Andrew Beder
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Relating Atomic Bonding Force and Energy Curves with Observed Material Properties, page 173

Robert A. McCoy
Youngstown State University


Computation of Interdiffusion Coefficients in Binary Isomorphous Metallic Systems, page 179

Oscar Mercelo Suarez
University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez


Epoxy Termosets and their Applications III. Kinetic Equations, page 189

Bryan Bilyeu, Witold Brostow, and Kevin P. Menard
University of North Texas and Perkin-Elmer LLC






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