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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. . . .

Published: August 23, 2017

Categories: alumni, faculty, news, newsletter, research, students

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Erica Rozzero’s Materials Science Foundation Covers Many Bases

The saying “Students today, Huskies forever,” is more than a mantra for school spirit. To Erica Rozzero (formerly Erica Pehmoeller), Materials Science and Engineering B.S. ’12, M.S. ‘15, it mirrors the idea that her UConn education provides a foundation for her to build on as she continues to learn the nuances of her trade. . . .

Published: April 10, 2017

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MSE Alumnus Neal Magdefrau Shares His Journey From Ph.D. To Business Owner

Neal Magdefrau, Materials Science and Engineering alum, was inspired to enter the field to design new materials for golf equipment. Instead, he earned a Ph.D., became a research scientist at one of United States’ premier engineering research companies, and started a business. . . .

Published: March 22, 2017

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MSE Alumna Jacquelynn Garofano Explains her Multi-Faceted Spectrum of Success

As a Senior Research Scientist at UTRC and one of Connecticut’s “Forty Under 40” outstanding young professionals for 2013 (Connecticut Magazine) and 2015 (Hartford Business Journal), MSE alumna Dr. Jacquelynn (Jackie) Garofano, has earned honors and recognition as both an educator and researcher. . . .

Published: March 2, 2017

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MSE Alumnus Ghanshyam Pilania awarded Humboldt Research Foundation Fellowship

Ghanshyam Pilania of the Los Alamos National Laboratory's Materials Science in Radiation and Dynamics Extremes group is the recipient of a Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers presented by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. . . .

Published: February 17, 2017

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MSE Alumna Wins TMS Scholarship

Rebecca Stern, an alumna who graduated earlier in 2016, recently won a TMS Structural Materials Division Scholarship to continue her studies at UC Berkeley. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) offers a variety of scholarships for student members, funded by the TMS Foundation. . . .

Published: September 29, 2016

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MSE e-Bulletin 2016

Welcome to our 2016 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. . . .

Published: August 5, 2016

Categories: alumni, awards, commencement, facilities, faculty, grants, news, newsletter, promotion, publications, research, senior design

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Alumnus Max Villa’s Dedication to Improve Lives

From mechanical to tissue engineering, bone regeneration, genomics, and microbiology, Dr. Max Villa has a wide range of engineering experience. The UConn MSE alumnus is now a postdoctoral associate at the Duke University Medical Center where he develops platform technology for high throughput microbiology. . . .

Published: November 18, 2015

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MSE Alumnus and Intel Intellectual Shan Zhong

Alumnus Shan Zhong studied materials science and engineering at UConn from 2003 to 2007 after graduating from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China. . . .

Published: October 30, 2015

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MSE e-Bulletin

Welcome to our 2015 Outreach Bulletin! This publication is intended to share news stories and features about departmental accolades, research being conducted by UConn students and faculty, and alumni interviews that highlight our students’ diverse accomplishments post-graduation. We hope that you will find inspiration in the many ways in which UConn MSE continues to grow and diversify while remaining on the cutting edge of research and innovation. . . .

Published: August 26, 2015

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MSE Alumna Dr. Jacquelynn Garofano in the Hartford Business Journal

Dr. Garofano (MS, PhD UConn MSE) featured in the Hartford Business Journal as a young leader "...who have already had success but who also have the potential to lead the professional world of tomorrow." . . .

Published: July 24, 2015

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MSE Alumnus Dr. Dharma Maddala Receives ASM Emerging Professional Achievement Award

MSE Alumnus Dr. Dharma Maddala has recently been named a recipient of the ASM Emerging Professional Achievement Award. Dr. Maddala received his Ph.D. from UConn MSE in 2011. . . .

Published: June 17, 2015

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MSE Celebrates the Class of 2015

On Saturday, May 9th in Gampel Pavilion, the School of Engineering convened for 2015 Commencement. Dean Dr. Kazem Kazerounian and Provost Dr. Mun Choi delivered welcoming remarks, and UConn alumnus Timothy “Scott” Case delivered the commencement address before being presented with an honorary doctorate degree. . . .

Published: June 1, 2015

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MSE Alumnus Brian Gardener

Not many students can say that their education has taken them around the world. But for MSE alumnus Brian Gardener, what started out as a college hobby turned into a goal to climb the seven highest mountains in the world. . . .

Published: May 29, 2015

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MSE Newsletter Fall 2014

Read our 2014 Fall newsletter containing latest information about MSE students and faculty. . . .

Published: October 31, 2014

Categories: alumni, commencement, faculty, industry, new faculty, news, newsletter, staff, student chapter, students

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MSE Alumna Dr. Anne Silberstein Named to Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Congratulations to Dr. Anne Silberstein, 2014 inductee to the UConn School of Engineering Academy of Distinguished Engineers. . . .

Published: May 28, 2014

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UConn MSE Alumnus Feature: Shawn Fonseca

Name: Shawn Fonseca, Hometown: Newington, CT, Graduating Class: December 2010 . . .

Published: April 20, 2014

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MSE Alumna Profile: Dr. Jacquelynn Garofano

Name: Dr. Jacquelynn Garofano, Hometown: Milford, CT, Graduating Class: Ph.D. in (Sept) 2011. . . .

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