The KROTO AWARD 2018 will be presented to Dr Michael Naguib, Tulane University, USA.
Dr M. Naguib will present his award winning lecture at the 13th International Conference on Surfaces, Coatings and Nanostructured Materials (NANOSMAT) to be held at the Gdansk University of Technology, Poland during 11-14 September 2018.
The KROTO Award (named after the late Nobel Prize winner Sir Harold Kroto) is a prestigious prize conferred on an outstanding, dynamic young researcher for their outstanding achievements and contributions to the field of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.
To learn more about 13th NANOSMAT 2018 – Click here www.nanosmat-conference.com
Colleagues at Clemson recently released a story about our collaborative research
. This work started about two years ago, with Dr. Vadym Mochalin, and was completed relatively recently. The original paper was published in the flagship materials science journal, Advanced Materials
Y. Dong, S. Chertopalov, K. Maleski, B. Anasori, L. Hu, S. Bhattacharya, A. M. Rao, Y. Gogotsi, V.N. Mochalin, R. Podila, Saturable absorption in 2D Ti3C2 MXene thin films for passive photonic diodes, Advanced Materials, 30, 1705714 (2018)
Read the latest press release on our VIP paper featured in Angewandte Chemie titled, “Selective Etching of Silicon from Ti 3SiC 2 (MAX) To Obtain 2D Titanium Carbide (MXene).”
Find the full story here.
Read the latest interview from PhD student, Ariana Levitt, on the polymer materials used in Philadelphia 76ers player, Joel Embiid’s protective mask.
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Drexel students who have been selected for the 2018 STAR Scholar Summer program can email our research group to find out about available STAR projects for this summer.
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In a recent Drexel University news story on past recipients of the Drexel Outstanding Promise Award, 4 of 7 outstanding alums featured in this story came from our group! Congratulations to Katie, Boris, Davide and Ranjan!
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Congratulations to Asia and Tyler on their poster awards at the 17th annual C. F. “Chuck” Burns Graduate Student Poster Contest of the Liberty Bell Chapter of ASM International last Thursday night.
Tyler’s poster title is “Thickness independent capacitance in vertically aligned transition metal carbides” (3rd place). Co-authors: Yu Xia, Mengqiang Zhao, Babak Anasori, Alei Dang, Zehang Zhou, Hyesung Cho, Randall Kamien, and Shu Yang.
Asia’s poster title is “2D titanium carbide (MXene) dipole antennas and RFID tag” (1st place). Co-authors: Alessia Polemi, Mohamed Alhabeb, L. (Joe) Yuqiao, Kapil Dandekar, and Babak Anasori.
Congratulations to all co-authors who helped in this award-winning research!
Congratulations to Ph.D. students, Simge and Asia, for taking home prizes at the DEGS conference today! Simge won best oral presentation and Asia won the people’s choice award for the Three Minute Thesis Competition!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the DEGS program!
Our MXene deionization article has been accompanied by a nice editorial in Joule. Congratulations to Weizhai Bao!
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Congratulations to visiting researcher, Meikang Han, who has successfully defended his PhD thesis in at Northwestern Polytechnic University in Xi’an, China. We expect him to come back in a few weeks as a post-doctoral researcher.
Below is a picture of Meikang with his doctoral advisor, Prof. Yin (4th from the left).