MSE Team Among Winners in Design Competition

Team members Ryan DeBlock, Kelsey Jorgensen, Cheyenne Lynsky, Edward Pang, Sarah Plain, Peter Santos and Rachel Wang placed third in the 2014 Undergraduate Design competition sponsored by the ASM Materials Education Foundation for their project “Design of a Fatigue-Resistant Shape Memory Alloy for Artificial Heart Valve Frames.”  They will be recognized at the ASM Leadership Awards Luncheon on Monday October 13th at  MS&T '14 in Pittsburgh, PA.  The second place team, from Michigan Tech, was coached by NU MSE alum Paul Sanders (Ph.D. 1996).