Professor Rob Ritchie Announced as Winner of the 2017 TMS Morris Cohen Award by Daisy Hernandez November 4, 2016 Professor Robert Ritchie, Chua Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at UC Berkeley, and Faculty Senior Scientist of the Materials Sciences Division at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, has been named the 2017 winner of…

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Ritchie and Colleagues Publish Paper on Why Skin is Resistant to Tearing by Materials Science and Engineering May 26, 2015 A group of researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), including MSE’s Professor Robert Ritchie, and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), conducted a study showing why skin is remarkably resistant to tearing.…

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Professor Ritchie on Bay Bridge Bolt Failure by Materials Science and Engineering April 30, 2013 MSE faculty member Professor Robert Ritchie was interviewed recently about the Bay Bridge bolt failures, and how a tougher standard of testing could have led to the discovery of the fracture problems before installation. Contact Us Department offices are located…

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