Journal of Undergraduate Materials Research, Vol. 4 (2010)
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The Journal of Undergraduate Materials Research (JUMR) is a student-run scientific journal dedicated to research performed by students in materials science and related fields. The primary goal of this journal is to provide a platform for undergraduate researchers to publish their work. The secondary goal of this journal is to provide opportunities for undergraduates to practice their communication skills and gain experience working with reviewed publications. The fourth issue of the Journal of Undergraduate Materials Research continues to be a product of collaborative effort between the Virginia Tech Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the Virginia Tech Department of English. This issue features articles and student research focusing on a variety of subjects in materials science and engineering and other related fields. Volume 4 focuses on the benefits of collaborative learning at the undergraduate level between multiple universities and industries. The works within this issue represent students from universities in the United States and India, including Virginia Tech, the University of Hartford, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Wright State University, South Dakota School of Mines, Georgia Institute of Technology, and Indian Institute of Technology in Chennai, India.