Lee Semiatin: Becoming a Journeyman Metallurgist
Date: November 23, 2021

Lee Semiatin: Becoming a Journeyman Metallurgist

In the Part 1 of 2 video, Adam Pilchak of TMS interviews Dr. S. Lee Semiatin, a member of the scientific and professional cadre of senior executives at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Watch as they discuss setting up a research laboratory for the good of mankind, solving the quench cracking phenomenon, Semiatin’s becoming Doctor Heat – a cartoon character to promote electric-based technologies, and more.

In Part 2, Adam Pilchak of TMS continues the interview of Dr. S. Lee Semiatin. Learn about his decision to join the Air Force, addressing all three states of matter, working with TMS, ASM, and AIME, his advice for a graduate, and  much more.

To learn more about Lee Semiatin, please visit:  AIME Website - AIME Oral Histories