The Drexel Nanomaterials Group has received a $126,900 grant with Israeli partners, BSF – U.S. Israel Binational Science Foundation, to foster international research, collaboration, and travel between Drexel and BSF.
Prof. Yury Gogotsi has been awarded the prestigious Lee Hsun Lecture Award on Materials Science by the Selection Committee of Lee Hsun Lecture Series, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR CAS). Congratulations!
DNI researchers travel to Montpellier, France to attend the ISEECap conference in Montpellier, France. Prof. Yury Gogotsi, Boris Dyatkin, Katie Van Aken and Dr. Mengqiang Zhao will present several oral and poster presentations, as well as an invited talk. View more here: http://www.iseecap2015.org/programme.html
Congratulations to Maria Lukatskaya and her co-authors Michael Ghidiu, Olha Mashtalir, Chang (Evelyn) Ren, Mengqiang Zhao, and Yohan Dall’Agnese, who won the 2nd place in the Student Poster Competition at the Electrochemical Society Meeting in Chicago for their poster titled: “Cation Intercalation and High Volumetric Capacitance of Two-Dimensional Titanium Carbide”. Our group is represented in Chicago by 5 people from Drexel plus 1 from France (Yohan Dall’Agnese – dual degree PhD student), who all presented papers and posters, including an invited talk delivered by Vadym.
Congratulations to Olya Mashtalir, who has been selected to receive the Research Excellence Award from Drexel University. She has done outstanding research and this award is well deserved. Please mark you calendars – there will be a reception in the Great Court on May 29 at 5 pm.
Congratulations to Kristy Jost and Kelsey Hatzell! Both DNI group members successfully defended their dissertations and will be graduating in June 2015.