Graduating Ph.D. Students Receive Best Dissertation and Most Likely to Enhance Drexel's Reputation Awards

Published on Thursday June 5, 2008

Two graduating MSE Ph.D. students have received Drexel University's highest awards for graduating doctoral students.

Davide Mattia (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) is one of two students selected to receive the award for graduates deemed to show the most promise in enhancing Drexel’s reputation in the field of Mathematical Sciences and Engineering.

Aiguo Zhou (advisor: Michel Barsoum) is one of two students to receive the best dissertation in Mathematical Sciences and Engineering award.

Previous award winners from MSE include Thomas Juliano for best dissertation in 2005 and Ranjan Dash in 2006 and María Pía Rossi in 2007 for the most likely to enhance Drexel's reputation award, all advised by Professor Yury Gogotsi.

The awards will be presented at the Hooding Ceremony on Friday, June 13th in the Bossone Reseach Enterprise Center at 4 PM.  President Papadakis will also announce the awards at Commencement the following day.

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