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As a joint faculty appointee, David Mandrus conducts materials synthesis research at ORNL and the University of Tennessee. Photo by Charles Brooks.

SEPTEMBER 25, 2014

Scientific research may be the primary focus of the Department of Energy’s national laboratories, but for David Mandrus, the institutions play an equally important role in shaping the instruction and career paths of students.


As a joint faculty appointee, David Mandrus conducts materials synthesis research
at ORNL and the University of Tennessee. Photo by Charles Brooks.