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Release: Nov. 25, 2002

UI engineer to participate in Nov. 26 internet symposium

Christoph Beckermann, University of Iowa Foundation Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering, professor of mechanical and industrial engineering, and director of the UI Solidification Laboratory, will deliver a lecture from 9 to 9:50 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 as a part of the Iowa Metal Casting Research Initiatives Internet Symposium. His lecture is titled "Recent Metal Casting Research at the University of Iowa."

The symposium, organized and sponsored by the University of Northern Iowa Metal Casting Center, Iowa State University Center for Industrial Research and Services, and the Department of Energy Office of Industrial Technology, will be broadcast over the internet. A complete listing of topics and how to access via computer can be found at