Congratulations to all 2017 NSF REU participants on a successful summer and poster session. Our REU student, Noah Snider (mentored by PhD Candidate Tyler Mathis), won second place during today’s poster session. Our collaborator, REU Student Greg Van Aken (Advisor Prof. Ekaterina Pomerantseva), won the Best Poster Prize. Congratulations to all!
Learn more about the Drexel IEXE RESEARCH EXPERIENCE FOR UNDERGRADS (REU) program here.
Prof. Yury Gogotsi and Drexel students participate in the International Workshop on Energy, Environment, Water, and Sustainability (EEWS 2017) at KAIST on August 3, 2017. Prof. Gogotsi’s talk was titled, “2D Metallic Carbides and Nitrides (MXenes) and Advancement of Technology.“ View the full meeting program here.
Prof. Yury Gogotsi and Prof. Ekaterina Pomerantseva from Drexel’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering explore the topic of layering 2D Materials for Improved Energy Storage in a recent invited “Perspective” article in Nature Energy. Read the full press release here.
Congratulations to all Drexel graduates, especially NMG graduates Katie Van Aken, PhD., Wendy Thurman, MS, and Jay Shah, MS. See below some photos from the ceremony.
Alumnus Michael Naguib (PhD 2014, advisors: Michel Barsoum and Yury Gogotsi) will be joining Tulane University in January 2018 as assistant professor in the department of Physics and Engineering Physics. Read the full story here.
Sign up to participate in the 2017 NanoArtography Competition. More information can be found here.
Congratulations to PhD Candidate, Ben Legum, for being awarded a prestigious fellowship through the Texas Medical Center’s Biodesign Program.
Congratulations to Dr. Babak Anasori and undergraduate student Leah Clark on their 1st place in the MRS Science as Art competition.
Congratulations to our relatively recent graduate and “40 Under 40” awardee, Prof. Davide Mattia, who has become Full Professor and Associate Dean for Research at the University of Bath, UK. It’s great to see successes of our alums. You can meet him at the MRS meeting in Phoenix next week.
Prof. Yury Gogotsi delivered a plenary lecture at the 1st Africa Energy Materials Conference. View the full list of upcoming conference presentations here.