Drexel Press Release: New Technique Allows Drexel Researchers to Scrape Beyond the Surface of Nanomaterials

Drexel University produced a press release on our article “Oxycarbide MXenes and MAX phases identification using monoatomic layer-by-layer analysis with ultralow-energy secondary-ion mass spectrometry” published in Nature Nanotechnology. 

Read the press release here: https://drexel.edu/news/archive/2022/September/SIMS-MXene-MAX-phase-discovery?fbclid=IwAR0j–lwhKn29XHgA1NPMRAbd0CCmocJUcGRJPGB6vMjFyHKT3UAnPOKcWM 

Read the full paper here: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41565-022-01214-0 

Professor Gogotsi Special CNSI Seminar at UCLA

Professor Gogosti will give a seminar at UCLA on Friday, September 23, 2022 on the latest developments in the field of MXenes. 

MESC+ Graduates Class 17

On September 13th three recent visitors to DNI from MESC+ completed their MS defenses and graduated on September 14th in Amiens, France! 
Congratulations to Marcelo Andrade, Ervin Rems, and Jaehoon Choi! 
The MESC+ Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree is a 2-year programme in Materials Science and Electrochemistry, fully taught in English, involving 5 Universities in 4 European countries (France, Poland, Slovenia and Spain), 2 Universities in USA and Australia, a European Research Institute (ALISTORE), the French Network on Energy Storage (RS2E), the Slovenian National Institute of Chemistry (NIC) and a leading Research Center in Spain (CIC Energigune). 
It is run by a number of world-renowned members of Research Laboratories in the field of energy-related materials who work closely together through several European and trans-European projects. 
You can learn more about the MESC+ program on the website, mesc-plus.eu  

Submit Your Art to the NanoArtography Competition by September 30, 2022

Started in 2016 by Babak Anasori (PhD ‘14) when he was a research assistant professor in the DNI lab, Nanoartography features stunning colorized microscopy images and computational simulations from around the world. The deadline for entries is September 30 and voting for the people’s choice awards will begin shortly after that on Facebook. First place prize is $1000! Visit nanoartography.org for more information.