Material Advantage Banquet Fundraiser
Apr 17, 2015
MSE Seminar by Dr. Chang-Yong Nam
Apr 17, 2015
MSE Seminar by Dr. Amit Misra
Apr 24, 2015
Beauty in the Small and Unintended
Researchers have so many ways of probing the unseen. Sound waves whisper of hidden voids, magnetic fields trace fluids flowing through the body. The shape of a crystal reveals the symmetry of its atomic structure, and early cellular biologists derived the existence of organelles from their observations of cell behavior. But there’s nothing quite like seeing, and that’s what makes a microscope so magical.
MSE Faculty and Students Featured at CBIA Panel Event
Several members of UConn faculty and staff were featured as guest panelists at the Connecticut Business and Industry Association’s (CBIA) annual meeting. T
Building the Next Generation of Efficient Computers
UConn researcher Bryan Huey has uncovered new information about the kinetic properties of multiferroic materials that could be a key breakthrough for scientists looking to create a new generation of low-energy, highly efficient, instant-on computers.
Avinash Dongare Receives NSF CAREER Award
Avinash Dongare has been awarded an NSF Faculty Early Development Program CAREER Award for Mesoscale Modeling of Defect Structure Evolution in Metal Materials.
“Next-Generation Electrocaloric and Pyrocaloric Materials for Solid-State Electrothermal Interconversion” To Be Featured in December 2014 MRS Bulletin
MSE Department Head Dr. S. Pamir Alpay, in conjunction with colleagues Dr. Joseph Mantese (MSE Industrial Advisory Board and United Technologies Research Fellow), Dr. Susan Trolier-McKinstry (Pennsylvania State University), Dr. Qiming Zhang (Pennsylvania State University), and Roger W. Whatmore (Imperial College London), has published an article in the forthcoming December 2014 issue of the Materials Research Society (MRS) Bulletin.
MSE Scholarship Recipients Honored at School of Engineering Scholarship Awards Ceremony
In September, MSE scholarship recipients were honored at the School of Engineering annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony.
MSE Among Top 25 of Public Programs
B.S. (ABET accredited)
146 Undergraduate students
76 Graduate students
18 Ph.D. awarded in 2014
7 M.S. awarded in 2014
14 Additional in Graduate Program
Dr. S. Pamir Alpay
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr. Rainer Hebert
Director of Graduate Studies
Dr. Bryan Huey