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CEMS graduate student wins silver MRS Graduate Student Award

Dec. 12, 2017 - Prashant Kumar, a sixth-year materials science and engineering Ph.D. candidate in the Mkhoyan and Tsapatsis groups, recently won a silver ... read more


CSE grad students win Dow sustainability competition with energy-collecting windows

Dec. 10, 2017 - A project by Ph.D. students Ryan Connell (materials science) and Samantha Hill (mechanical engineering) to advance low-cost solar concentrating windows ... read more


In Memoriam: Arnie Fredrickson, Professor Emeritus

Nov. 30, 2017 - The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (CEMS) lost a beloved alumnus, friend, and colleague, Arnold "Arnie" Fredrickson (ChE ... read more


CEMS students are finalists in Dow SISCA competition

Nov. 28, 2017 - Congratulations to all of the CEMS finalists in the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (Dow SISCA) competition, including Ryan ... read more


Su wins Best Poster Award at 2017 MMM Conference

Nov. 17, 2017 - Diqing Su, a third-year materials science Ph.D. candidate in Professor Jian-Ping Wang’s group, recently won "Best Poster Award" for her ... read more


Leighton delivers Distinguished Lecturer presentation at Rochester Institute of Technology

Nov. 14, 2017 - Professor Chris Leighton recently delivered an RIT Distinguished Lecturer presentation at the Rochester Institute of Technology, New York. Leighton lectured ... read more


Arora awarded 2nd Prize for Excellence in Polymer Graduate Research by AIChE

Nov. 6, 2017 - Akash Arora, a chemical engineering graduate student, received the 2nd place Award for Excellence in Polymer Graduate Research from Materials ... read more


Tranquillo leads breakthrough research on tissue-engineered blood vessel replacements

Nov. 1, 2017 - Researchers at the University of Minnesota have created a new lab-grown blood vessel replacement that is composed completely of biological ... read more


Ph.D. candidates awarded Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships

Oct. 11, 2017 - Seven CEMS graduate students were awarded Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships (DDF) for academic year 2017-2018 in a University-wide competition sponsored by ... read more


Lodge wins 2018 Paul J. Flory Polymer Education Award

Oct. 6, 2017 - Regents Professor Timothy Lodge has received the 2018 Paul J. Flory Polymer Education Award from the American Chemical Society (ACS) ... read more


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