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Michael Davis
Aerosol Particle Properties and Their Impact   On September 21, 2017, Mr. Joseph Dawson, Graduate Student at Penn State University, presented a seminar on his current research efforts. He first discussed recent advancements in studying phase behavior of atmospheric nanoparticles. This included the development of methods for generating…
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Michael Davis
How Glass Changed the World On October 27, 2016, Professor Seth Rasmussen from North Dakota State University presented his seminar on the history glass. Starting form the earliest accounts of its production, Professor Rasmussen traced its usage through the Roman Empire to the technical advancements in Venice. He further made the case that the…
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Christopher Stopera
A Brief History of the Wilson Dam Section  The Wilson Dam Section of the ACS was established in 1937.  The first meeting was held at Sheffield High School on May 5, 1937 with Dr. George W Carver as the speaker.  The public was invited and a large crowd filled the auditorium.   The Section was created from the Muscle Shoals Chemist Club composed…
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Christopher Stopera
  Section Officers 2019  Chair Dr. Cameron Gren Chair-Elect Dr. Brentley Olive Secretary Dr. Sara Johnson Treasurer Dr. Christopher Stopera Councilor Dr. Amanda Hofacker Coffman Alternate Councilor Dr. Brentley Olive
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Christopher Stopera
Welcome!  The Wilson Dam Section of the ACS was established in 1937 with the purpose of encouraging the advancement of chemistry in all of its branches; improving the qualifications and usefulness of chemical professionals through high standards of ethics, education, and attainments; promoting educational programs which further growth and…
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