The institute for the study of metals: The first 15 years

@article{Kleppa1997TheIF,
  title={The institute for the study of metals: The first 15 years},
  author={Ole Jakob Kleppa},
  journal={Journal of Minerals, Metals and Materials Society},
  year={1997},
  volume={49},
  pages={18-21}
}
  • O. J. Kleppa
  • Published 1997
  • Education
  • Journal of Minerals, Metals and Materials Society
ConclusionThe research conducted at the Institute for the Study of Metals during its first decade was dominated by the faculty members who came to the institute during its first year. However, the loss of Zener in 1951, the resignation of Smith from the directorship in 1957, and, in particular, Smith’s departure from the university in 1961, promoted a significant change in the character of the institute. Although Barrett, a metallurgist, remained on the faculty until his retirement in 1970, no…