Activities

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS:

January 10 – 12, 2017 
EDDE All-Hands Meeting

This meeting will focus on reviewing scientific direction, progress, and quality of the Center’s research. Day 3 will include extended early-career development sessions and lecture series.

 

REGULAR MONTHLY MEETINGS:

EDDE Management Meeting
First Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., EST
Host: Yanwen Zhang

EDDE Thrust 1 Monthly Meeting
Second Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., EST
Host: Alfredo Correa

EDDE Thrust 2 Monthly Meeting
Third Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., EST
Host: Yanwen Zhang

EDDE Monthly Team Meeting
Fourth Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., EST
Host: Roger Stoller and Alfredo Correa

EDDE One-on-One Meetings with Director
Monthly Meeting
Host: Dr. Yanwen Zhang
It is important to promote close interaction and build synergy within the Center, and effective communication is a learned skill. Monthly one-on-one meetings with each EDDE ORNL team member will be held with the purpose of:

 

PREVIOUS MEETINGS:

 

2016:

August 4, 2016
Seminar: “Measurement of local structure in Ni-based alloys by X-ray and neutron techniques,” by Dr. Fuxiang Zhang, EDDE.

July 6, 2016
Seminar: “Modelling and theory of systems relevant to nuclear waste processing: Waste forms and supercritical fluids,” by Dr. Kostya Trachenko, Queen Mary University of London.

May 26, 2016
Seminar: "Atomistic modeling of generation of crystal defects and microstructure development in short pulse laser processing of metals," by Dr. Chengping Wu, University of Virginia.

May 20, 2016
Seminar: "Effects of interfaces on properties of cladding materials for advanced nuclear reactors," by Xing Wang, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

February 4, 2016
Following the EFRC Mid-Term Review in Gaithersburg, MD
Review research progress and discuss collaborations that are taking place.
All Senior PI’s in attendance.

January 6-7, 2016
EDDE All-Hands Meeting and Lecture Series
Meeting will include oral presentations, poster sessions, and informal discussion time. The meeting is a scientific review of research progress and is intended as an opportunity for EDDE members to share and discuss results and to explore opportunities for collaboration.

2015:

October 26, 2015
Research Progress Meeting
Following the EFRC PI meeting in Washington, DC
Review research progress and discuss collaborations that are taking place.

October 22-23, 2015
EDDE Thrust 1 AND 2 Meeting
Discuss the Synergy between Thrust 1 (Energy Dissipation) and Thrust 2 (Defect Evolution).

September 22, 2015
Seminar: "On the role of vacancy clusters in ductile failure of metals," Dr. Justin Wilkerson,  Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at San Antonio.
Winner of the ORAU - Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.

August 3-4, 2015
Workshop on Modeling at EDDE
Multiscale modeling and sharpening the research alignments and collaborations within the Center’s computational PIs.

March 12-13, 2015
EDDE All-Hands Meeting
Meeting will include oral presentations, poster sessions, and informal discussion time. The meeting is a scientific review of research progress and is intended as an opportunity for EDDE members to share and discuss results and to explore opportunities for collaboration.

2014:

December 2-3, 2014
Research Progress Meeting
Held during the MRS meeting in Boston, MA
Share research outcomes and facilitate collaboration.

July 21-22, 2014
All-Hands “Kick-Off” Meeting
EDDE Center