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Kalidindi Receives Office of Naval Research Grant
Monday, January 23, 2012
Dr. Surya Kalidindi, Professor in the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics and Materials Science and Engineering, is a recipient of a $347K three-year Office of Naval Research grant, "Using Spatial...
Department Presents Art Exhibit of Award-Winning Research Images
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering held its first exhibition of award-winning scanning electron microscopy images, "Small and Exquisite: Visual Explorations in Materials Science and Engineering,"...
Alumnus Sean Stabler to Oversee New Applications at Arkema
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
M.S. alumnus Sean Stabler (2011) and Business Development Engineer for Arkema has been selected to oversee the development of new applications of Arkema's product, Kynar® PVDF, into broader areas of water management.
Drexel University and University of Pennsylvania to Host Philly Materials Science and Engineering Day
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
For the second year in a row, Drexel University and the University of Pennsylvania departments of Materials Science and Engineering will host Philly Materials Science and Engineering Day Saturday, February 4,...
Rondinelli Co-authors Invited Nature Materials Commentary
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Assistant professor James Rondinelli is a co-author, with colleagues from Columbia University and the University of Arkansas, of an invited "Commentary" in the February 2012 issue of Nature Materials (Vol. 11,...
Ph.D. Student Babak Anasori and Colleagues Win "People's Choice" Award in Science and NSF Visualization Challenge
Monday, February 6, 2012
A micrograph by materials Ph.D. students Babak Anasori and Michael Naguib (advisor: Michel Barsoum) and Professors Yury Gogotsi and Michel Barsoum has won the "People's Choice" award in the Science Magazine...
May and Taheri Receive NSF CAREER Awards
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Hoeganaes Assistant Professor Mitra Taheri and Assistant Professor Steven May have both received a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development grant (NSF-CAREER). These are two new NSF-CAREER...
Drexel Materials Group Reports on New Form of Buckypaper in ACS Nano
Friday, February 10, 2012
A group of Drexel materials researchers, led by Professor Christopher Li, has developed a new form of buckypaper, a sheet of carbon nanotubes, with potential uses ranging from body armor to next-generation batteries....
Welcoming Assistant Professor Hao Cheng
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering is pleased to welcome Dr. Hao Cheng as Assistant Professor, effective September 1, 2012.
The Art and Science of MXenes Reported in Philadelphia Inquirer
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
The art and science behind the discovery of MXenes by A. W. Grosvenor Professor Michel Barsoum, Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi, and Ph.D. students Babak Anasori and Michael...
Materials Faculty and Staff to be Honored During Engineers Week
Thursday, February 16, 2012
A faculty member and two staff members from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and A. J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute (DNI) will be honored by the College of Engineering during this year's Engineers Week.
Zavaliangos Quoted in Article about Cracked Gas Main
Friday, February 17, 2012
Department head Antonios Zavaliangos was quoted in an article in The Morning Call about a cracked gas main in Allentown, PA that caused a natural gas explosion, killing five people.
Drexel Engineers Develop Cement With 97 Percent Smaller Carbon Dioxide and Energy Footprint
Monday, February 20, 2012
Drexel University engineers have found a way to improve upon ordinary Portland cement (OPC), the glue that's bonded much of the world's construction since the late 1800s. In research recently published in Cement...
Students Images Featured in "Look Again" Page in MRS Bulletin
Thursday, February 23, 2012
The images created by two materials Ph.D. students have been featured in the February 2012 MRS Bulletin's "Look Again" page.
Alicia Kriete Receives CPMT/Axel Madsen Award
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
B.S. student Alicia Kriete (advisor: Mitra Taheri) is one of five recipients of the Center for Powder Metallurgy Technology (CPMT)/Axel Madsen Award.
Gogotsi and European Collaborators Advance Understanding of Energy Storage Mechanisms in Nature Materials
Monday, March 5, 2012
An international team of materials researchers including Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi has given the engineering world a better look at the inner functions of the electrodes...
Barsoum Appointed Co-Editor of Materials Research Letters
Friday, March 9, 2012
A. W. Grosvenor Professor Michel Barsoum has been appointed co-editor of the new journal, Materials Research Letters, scheduled to launch in 2013.
Taheri Receives Two Grants in Nuclear Materials Research
Monday, March 12, 2012
Professor Mitra Taheri is the recipient of two grants to further the study of materials used in nuclear research. These two grants will ultimately yield a predictive understanding of materials used in reactors and...
Rondinelli and May Co-Author Invited Review Article in MRS Bulletin
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Assistant professors James Rondinelli and Steven May have co-authored an invited review article on atomic structure in complex oxide films and superlattices for the March 2012 issue of MRS Bulletin.
Former Drexel Research Assistant Professor Awarded Tenure at Georgia Tech
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Former research assistant professor and post-doctoral associate Dr. Gleb Yushin was recently awarded tenure at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). Yushin is currently associate professor in...
May and Rondinelli Receive Young Investigator Awards from Army Research Office
Monday, March 19, 2012
Assistant professors Steven May and James Rondinelli have each received a three-year Young Investigator Award from the Physics Division of the Army Research Office (ARO) Young Investigator Program (YIP). YIP supports...
Image by Ph.D. Student Kristy Jost Illustrates Article in Science
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
An article that appeared in the 16 March 2012 issue of Science uses an image created by Ph.D. student Kristy Jost (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) to illustrate its point.
Alumnus Dr. Marko Knezevic Awarded LANL Seaborg Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship
Friday, March 23, 2012
Alumnus Dr. Marko Knezevic (Ph.D. 2009; advisor: Surya Kalidindi) has been awarded the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Seaborg Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Gogots Quoted on Nature News Blog About Graphene Controversy
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Distinguished University and A. W. Grosvenor Professor Yury Gogotsi has been quoted in a March 15, 2012 story on the NatureNews Blog regarding a claim by researchers at the Hong Kong Polytechnic...
Alumnus Dr. Aaron Sakulich Appointed Assistant Professor at WPI
Thursday, March 29, 2012
MSE alumnus Dr. Aaron Sakulich (B.S. 2005, Ph.D. 2010) has been appointed assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute to begin in August 2012.
Ph.D. Student Kristy Jost Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Friday, March 30, 2012
Ph.D. student Kristy Jost (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) is a recipient of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRFP). The fellowship provides funding for three years of graduate stipend and...
Taheri Receives ONR Grant to Study Corrosion Damage in Naval Applications
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Hoeganaes Assistant Professor Mitra Taheri has received a two-year, $225K grant from the Office of Naval Research. "Effects of Stress, Composition, and Interface Type on Beta-Phase Precipitation in Al-Mg Alloys"...
Ph.D. Student Kristy Jost Receives DoD National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Ph.D. student Kristy Jost (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) is a recipient of the Department of Defense National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG). This award is in addition to the National Science...
Drexel's Green Cement Featured on Bloomberg TV
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
A story about an environmentally friendly form of cement created at Drexel has been featured on a news clip on Bloomberg TV.
B.S./M.S. student Emily Buck Receives Tau Beta Pi Scholarship
Friday, April 20, 2012
B.S./M.S. student Emily Buck (advisor: Caroline Schauer) is the recipient of a Tau Beta Pi Scholarship.
Nanoscale "Club Sandwiches" Key to New Class of Ferroelectric Materials Designed by Drexel University Materials Engineer
Monday, April 23, 2012
Materials assistant professor James Rondinelli, has developed a method of constructing new electrically switchable materials through a form of atomic alchemy that resembles microscopic sandwich making. The resultant...
Drexel Materials Students Win ASM International Poster and Scholarship Awards
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Six Drexel materials students received awards at the ASM International Philadelphia Liberty Bell Chapter's meeting on Thursday, April 19, 2012.
Ph.D. Student Daniel Satko Receives Award at Drexel Research Day 2012
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Ph.D. student Daniel Satko (advisors: Surya Kalidindi and Roger Doherty) received a poster award at the 2012 Drexel University Research Day, which took place on Thursday, April 19, 2012. The annual event is open...
Six Materials Ph.D. Students Receive Drexel Engineering Graduate Fellowships
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Six materials Ph.D. students have been awarded $6000.00 fellowships each from Drexel's College of Engineering out of a total of 13 fellowships awarded overall at the College.
Professor Emeritus Lawley to Receive Powder Metallurgy Lifetime Achievement Award
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Dr. Alan Lawley, professor emeritus of materials science and engineering and editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Powder Metallurgy, has been selected to receive the 2012 Kempton H. Roll PM Lifetime Achievement...
Ph.D. Student Marjorie Austero Receives Philadelphia Institute of Food Technologists Scholarship
Friday, May 4, 2012
For the third year in a row, Ph.D. student Marjorie Austero (advisor: Caroline Schauer) is a recipient of a Philadelphia Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Scholarship in the amount of $1,500.00.
Inspire a Child to Dream Day Introduces Children of Drexel Faculty and Staff to Materials
Monday, May 7, 2012
Drexel's annual "Inspire a Child to Dream Day" brought approximately 170 children and relatives of Drexel employees to campus to introduce them to different careers at the university on Thursday, April 26, 2012. ...
Ph.D. Student Babak Anasori and Colleagues' "Science as Art" Image Featured on MRS Video
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
An image by Ph.D. students Babak Anasori and Michael Naguib and Professors Yury Gogotsi and Michel W. Barsoum was featured on a video montage by the Materials Research Society (MRS).
Ph.D. Student Guannan Chen Selected as 2012 Lee Smith Fellow
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Ph.D. student Guannan Chen (advisor: Jonathan Spanier) has been selected as a 2012 Lee Smith Fellow.
Drexel Materials Professor Wins Competitive Young Investigator Grant to Improve Materials Design at the Atomic Level
Friday, May 18, 2012
Materials scientists and engineers seek to improve upon existing materials-the things that make up the physical world around us-and invent new ones that fit a variety of optimal criteria. This could mean making...
B.S./M.S. Student Amanda Toth Receives 2012 Marilyn A. Burshtin Memorial Award
Monday, May 21, 2012
B.S./M.S. student Amanda Toth (advisor: Caroline Schauer) is a recipient of the 2012 Marilyn A. Burshtin Memorial Award, awarded by Student Affairs and the Undergraduate Student Government Association.
Vote for Drexel Materials Researchers in the 2012 IGERT Video and Poster Competition
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Ph.D. students Kristy Jost and Carlos Perez, both advised by Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi, are representing the Drexel/UPenn National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate...
Gogotsi Designated as Laureate for European Carbon Association Award 2012
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi has been designated as the second person to be chosen to be the Laureate for the European Carbon Association (ECA) Award 2012.
Professor Caroline Schauer Receives Drexel University Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Associate professor Caroline Schauer is a recipient of the Drexel University Graduate Student Association (GSA) Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award.
Taheri Receives Competitive DOE 2012 Early Career Research Program Grant
Friday, June 1, 2012
Hoeganaes Assistant Professor Mitra Taheri is one of 68 researchers out of 850 proposals submitted to receive a 2012 Early Career Research Program grant from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences of the Department of Energy (DOE).
Ph.D. Students’ NSF-IGERT Video and Poster Wins Three Awards
Monday, June 4, 2012
Ph.D. students and National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (NSF-IGERT) Fellow Kristy Jost and NSF-IGERT Fellow Carlos Pérez (both advised by Yury Gogotsi) swept the competition...
Ph.D. Student Gregory Vetterick Selected to Serve as Student Board Member on ASM International Board
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Ph.D. student Gregory Vetterick (advisor: Mitra Taheri) has been selected to serve as one of three Student Board Members of ASM International's Board for a one-year term effective June 2012. Gregory is the first...
Li Invited to Attend National Academy of Engineering Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Associate professor Christopher Li has been invited to attend the National Academy of Engineering's (NAE) Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium (JAFOE) October 29-31, 2012 in Irvine, CA.
Rondinelli Receives American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Grant
Monday, June 11, 2012
Assistant professor James Rondinelli has been awarded a two-year $100,000 research grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund (ACS PRF) in the Doctoral New Investigator (DNI) program.
Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2012
Monday, June 18, 2012
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering gathered together to celebrate the achievements of the class of 2012 as well as faculty and staff for the 2011-2012 academic year.
MSE Faculty Members Receive Early Career Awards
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Three young faculty in Drexel University's Department of Materials Science and Engineering have received a total of six early career awards this spring.
“Sifting” Liquid at the Cellular Level
Monday, July 16, 2012
Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi and colleagues continue to drive research into the use of carbon nanotubes.
Li and Colleague Receive NSF Grant to Study Janus Nanoparticles
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Professors Christopher Li and Ying Sun of Mechanical Engineering receive a grant to investigate improvements to printing functional nanoparticles on to flexible substrates.
Spanier and Colleagues Publish Papers in Advanced Functional Materials and ACS Nano
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Professor Jonathan Spanier and colleagues have had two papers published in important materials journals.
Zavaliangos Receives Grant from Abbott Laboratories
Friday, July 27, 2012
Department Head and Professor Antonios Zavaliangos has received a $270,420 grant from Abbott Laboratories for “Discrete Element Method for Phramaceutical Powder Compaction: Medelling and Experiments.”
Zavaliangos receives donation from the International Fine Particles Research Institute
Monday, July 30, 2012
Department Head and Professor Antonios Zavaliangos received a $36K donation from the International Fine Particles Research Institute (IFPRI) in support of his research work on the compaction of fine powders mixtures.
Ph.D. Student Michael Naguib Abdelmalak Awarded DAAD Research Grant
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Ph.D. student Michael Naguib Abdelmalak has received a three-month research grant from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
Making "Renewable" Viable: Drexel Engineers Develop New Technology for Grid-Level Electrical Energy Storage
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
A team of researchers from Drexel University’s College of Engineering have developed a new method for quickly and efficiently storing large amounts of electrical energy.
B.S./Ph.D. Student Amanda Pentecost Goes to China as First Co-op Student at SARI
Monday, August 6, 2012
B.S./Ph.D. student Amanda Pentecost travels to the Shanghai Advanced Research Institute in China as the institute's first co-op student.
Drexel Materials Science & Engineering Summer Institute Kicks Off Inaugural Year
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Drexel University's Department of Materials Science and Engineering just completed its first offering of the Drexel Materials Science and Engineering Summer Institute.
Alumna Dr. Elizabeth Hoffman to Receive 2012 ASM International Silver Medal Award
Thursday, August 16, 2012
Materials alumna Dr. Elizabeth Hoffman has been cited "for exemplary leadership and service to ASM International at the local chapter and national level, and as an exemplary promoter of materials forums and networks...
Zavaliangos Elected Alpha Sigma Mu Fellow
Monday, August 20, 2012
Department Head and Professor Antonios Zavaliangos has been elected to be an Alpha Sigma Mu Fellow. The honor will be presented as part of the Materials Science and Technology 2012 Conference and Exhibition...
Dr. George Dieter to Receive Alpha Sigma Mu Distinguished Life Member Award
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Dr. George E. Dieter has been chosen as a recipient of the Alpha Sigma Mu Distinguished Life Member Award.
Breast Cancer Detection Sensor Developed at Drexel Receives Grant From Pennsylvania Department of Health
Friday, August 24, 2012
A breast cancer detection sensor aimed at early detection and developed at Drexel has rceived a grant From Pennsylvania Department of Health.
Ph.D. alumna Jessica Schiffman's Squid Sucker Image Rated #1 Image Terrifying Under a Micrsocope
Monday, August 27, 2012
Humor site Cracked.com has selected Ph.D. alumna Jessica Schiffman's award-winning micrograph, "Squid Suckers: The Little Monsters That Feed the Beast" as the #1 out of "11 Everyday Things That Are Terrifying Under a Microscope."
Nanomaterials for Energy Efficiency Research Video Featured on Inside Science
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
The research work of Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi, A. W. Grosvenor Professor Michel Barsoum, and Ph.D. students Michael Naguib (advisors: Barsoum and Gogotsi) and Babak Anasori...
May and Baxter Receive Funding to Develop Complex Oxides for Solar Energy Conversion
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Assistant professor Steven May of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Jason Baxter, affiliated faculty member of materials and assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological...
Materials for Energy Storage Conversion Program Graduates Seventh Class of Master's Students
Friday, September 14, 2012
The international Materials for Energy Storage Conversion (MESC) program graduates its seventh class of M.S. students.
Materials Receives Department of Education GAANN Grant for Innovative Biomaterials
Monday, September 17, 2012
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering has been awarded a three-year $533K Department of Education Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) award, led by PI Professor Michele Marcolongo.
Ph.D. Alumnus Siddhartha Pathak Receives Two Honors
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Ph.D. alumnus Siddhartha Pathak has been selected as one of the 2012 Director's Postdoctoral Fellows at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and has had a paper selected as a finalist for the 2012 Cahn Prize for...
Materials Research Society Drexel Chapter Receives Grant from Drexel University Alumni Association
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Drexel University's Materials Research Society (MRS) chapter has received a $2,000 grant from the Drexel University Alumni Association to host a student-alumni networking reunion at the MRS fall meeting in Boston, MA in December 2012.
Shih and Collaborators Publish New Research on Transistors in the journal Nanotechnology
Friday, September 28, 2012
Research on new transistors that have potential remote or wireless applications by Professor Wei-Heng Shih and his collaborators has recently appeared in the journal Nanotechnology (impact factor 3.979).
Taheri Research Featured on the Cover of the Journal of Applied Physics
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Hoeganaes Assistant Professor of Metallurgy Mitra Taheri, Ph.D. students Christopher R. Winkler and Michael L. Jablonski, and colleagues from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign published a cover piece...
Alumnus Dr. Marko Knezevic Appointed Assistant Professor at University of New Hampshire
Monday, October 1, 2012
Alumnus Dr. Marko Knezevic, (Ph.D. 2009) has been appointed assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of New Hampshire, effective January 2013.
Alumnus Neville Vakharia Appointed Assistant Professor and Research Director in Drexel’s Westphal College
Thursday, October 4, 2012
B.S. alumnus Neville Vakharia (1990) has been appointed assistant professor and research director of the Arts Administration graduate program in Drexel's Westphal College of Media Arts and Design.
Gogotsi is Feature Editor of Article about Supercapacitors as Green Alternative for Public Transportation in MRS Bulletin
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi served as a Feature Editor for an article about the use of supercapacitors in public transportation in the "Energy Quarterly" section of the September...
Barsoum’s and Gogotsi’s Discovery of MXenes Featured in Chemical & Engineering News
Friday, October 12, 2012
The work of A. W. Grosvenor Professor Michel Barsoum and Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi and their team of researchers has been featured in the October 8, 2012 issue of Chemical...
Alumnus Surojit Gupta Appointed Assistant Professor at University of North Dakota
Monday, October 15, 2012
Alumnus Dr. Surojit Gupta (Ph.D. 2006) has been appointed assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of North Dakota, effective August 2012.
Ph.D. Student Babak Anasori Receives Multiple Awards for Research Images
Sunday, October 28, 2012
A number of research images developed by Ph.D. student Babak Anasori (advisor: Michel Barsoum) received recognition at MS&T 2011 and the Metallographic Society's 2012 Annual Meeting.
Ph.D. Student Babak Anasori Receives 2012 Excellence in Teaching Award
Monday, October 15, 2012
Ph.D. student Babak Anasori (advisor: Michel Barsoum) received a 2012 Graduate Student Excellence in Teaching Award.
Gogotsi's Collaborative Work on Electrical Energy Storage Featured in International Innovation Magazine
Friday, November 2, 2012
Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi's collaborative work on electrical energy storage has been featured in International Innovation magazine.
Li Elected Fellow of the American Physical Society
Monday, November 12, 2012
Professor Christopher Li has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society.
Ph.D. Students Babak Anasori and Michael Naguib Abdelmalak Awarded High Praise at MS&T
Monday, November 19, 2012
At this year's Material Science & Technology (MS&T) Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, Ph.D. student Babak Anasori (advisor: Dr. Michel Barsoum) received the Diamond Award from the Basic Science Division of the...
Ph.D. Student Steven Spurgeon Publishes Materials Day Article in the MRS Bulletin
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
An article by Ph.D. student Steven Spurgeon (advisor: Mitra Taheri) titled "Drexel hosts Philly Materials Day" appeared in the October 2012 issue of the MRS Bulletin.
MSE Alumna Dr. Svetlana Dimovski Quoted in Article on Open Innovation
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
MSE alumna Dr. Svetlana Dimovski (Ph. D. 2006; advisor: Yury Gogotsi) was interviewed for an article about "open innovation" (OI) that was featured in the October 2012 issue of Specialty Chemicals Magazine.
Knight Receives 2013 William Hunt Eisenman Award
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
On October 18, 2012, Professor Richard Knight received the 2013 William Hunt Eisenman Award from the Philadelphia Liberty Bell Chapter of ASM International. Established in 1957, the William Hunt Eisenman Award recognizes...
Former Post-Doctoral Researcher Bin Dong Appointed Professor at Soochow University
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Dr. Bin Dong, former post-doctoral researcher with the Soft Materials Lab under the advisement of Professor Christopher Li, has been appointed professor in the Functional Nano & Soft Materials Laboratory (FUNSOM) at Soochow University.
Marcolongo Quoted in Article on Biomaterials
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Professor and Senior Associate Vice Provost for Translational Research Michele Marcolongo was quoted in a November 16, 2012 Science article on the recent maturation of the field of biomaterials.
Dr. Garritt Tucker to Join Department in 2013
Monday, December 3, 2012
Dr. Garritt Tucker will join the department in September 2013 as Assistant Professor.
Spanier, May, and Baxter Receive DURIP
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Professors Jonathan Spanier, Steven May, and Jason Baxter have received DURIP funding for new instrumentation.
Drexel Materials Students Shine at 2012 MRS Fall Meeting
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Drexel Materials Science and Engineering students racked up an impressive number of awards at the Fall 2012 meeting of the Materials Research Society (MRS), which was held November 25 - 30 in Boston, MA.
Ph.D. Student Kristy Jost Nominated for Lindau Award Competition
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Ph.D. student Kristy Jost (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) has been nominated for the national Lindau Award competition under the highly competitive "MARS" pathway.