MSE Events

MSE Seminar Speaker - Dr. Ed Garboczi
Sept 29, 2017
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MSE Seminar Speaker - Dr. Turab Lookman
Nov 3, 2017
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MSE Seminar Speaker - Dr. Hiroshi Funakubo
Nov 10, 2017
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MSE Seminar Speaker - Dr. Jian Yang
Nov 17, 2017
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MSE Senior Design Stories: KX Technologies and Select Sealant and Design Quality Control Process for Manufacturing Filter Cartridges”
The Senior Capstone Program is the culminating experience of a UConn School of Engineering student’s education. Over two semesters, senior students take the Senior Design Project course, where they learn about the principles of design, engineering ethics, professional communication, and other real-life engineering lessons. UConn MSE students are educated in materials engineering innovations, learn key leadership skills, and are immersed in the real-life challenges that engineers face.
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UConn’s School of Engineering Announces UConn-ZEISS Partnership and Introduces New Microscopy Center
The UConn School of Engineering announced the launch of a new UConn-ZEISS Partnership with the opening of a new, state of the art laboratory, the Reverse Engineering, Fabrication, Inspection and Nondestructive Evaluation (REFINE) Lab. The event was attended by many members of the ZEISS leadership team, including President of ZEISS North America, James Sharp.
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Rainer Hebert is New Associate Director of IMS
Effective immediately MSE Associate Professor and Castleman Professor in Engineering Innovation Rainer Hebert will serve as the new Associate Director of the Institute for Materials Science (IMS).
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Professor S. Pamir Alpay Appointed New Executive Director of the UConn Tech Park
UConn’s Innovation Partnership Building (IPB) at the UConn Tech Park has new leadership. Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Dr. S. Pamir Alpay will serve as Executive Director of the state-of-the-art facility and associated industry partnerships, effective immediately.
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MSE e-Bulletin 2017
Welcome to our 2017 Outreach Bulletin! This publication is intended to share news stories and features about departmental accolades, research being conducted by MSE faculty, and alumni interviews that highlight our students’ diverse accomplishments post-graduation.
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Metallurgy/MSE, Top 3rd Major With Highest Mid-Career Salary
Did you know the average mid-career salary for a Materials Science and Engineering major in 2016 was around $98,000?
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Quick Facts

    MSE Among Top 25 of Public Programs

    Degrees Offered
    B.S. (ABET accredited)

    168 Undergraduate students
    99 Graduate students

    Graduate Degrees
    8 Ph.D. awarded in 2017
    7 M.S. awarded in 2017
    3 MEng. awarded in 2017

    17 Full-time
    13 ADDTL in Graduate Program
    1 Professor-in-Residence
    3 Adjuncts

    Department Head
    Dr. S. Pamir Alpay

    Director of Undergraduate Studies
    Dr. Serge M. Nakhmanson

    Director of Graduate Studies
    Dr. Bryan Huey