1st Symposium on Computational Materials Research
Quantum theory has been at the forefront of materials research as the technology shrinks towards the nanoscale. This has been partly driven by the progress in methodologies that could be pursued within present day highperformance computational capabilities. . . .
Published: July 24, 2017
MSE Graduate Students Awarded at TMS 2017
Graduate students from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering were awarded gold and silver medals at the TMS (the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society) 2017 meeting in San Diego, CA. . . .
Published: March 3, 2017
MSE Post-Doc Attends UMich NextProf Workshop, Celebrates Diversity in Engineering
When materials science and engineering Post-Doctoral Fellow Lydie Louis attended the UMich NextProf Workshop and presented an overview of her work with Dr. Serge Nakhmanson’s group in September, she saw exactly how she can make a difference in the community. . . .
Published: November 14, 2016
MSE Faculty and Students Gain a ‘Material Advantage’ at MS&T 2016
University Professor Dr. Cato T. Laurencin, Associate Professor Bryan Huey, and fifth-semester undergraduate Andrew Nguyen were among the UConn MSE members recognized for their achievements in Materials Science and Technology at the MS&T 2016 conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. . . .
Published: November 7, 2016
MSE Department Head Presents Research at Prestigious Lecture in South Korea
Professor S. Pamir Alpay, UConn MSE Department Head, presented a lecture on “Accelerating Materials Deployment and Manufacturing via Multi-Scale Modeling and Genomics” at the 40 th year celebration of the Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials (KIMM) in Daejeon, South Korea August 18. . . .
Published: September 2, 2016
Justin Luria’s Stellar Solar Cells Win MRS Best Poster
Justin Luria, a visiting researcher working in the lab of Dr. Bryan Huey, was recognized with a Best Poster Award at the annual meeting of the Materials Research Society (MRS) for his work entitled “Conductive Tomography of CdTe Reveals Nanoscale Current Pathways.” . . .
Published: December 21, 2015
3D Printing Club Wows Judges at 2015 Brandeis Printathon
The 3D Printing Club, 3DPC, won first place at Printathon 2015, a 24-hour 3D printing competition hosted at Brandeis University on March 6-7. . . .
Published: March 25, 2015
UConn Material Advantage Members Impress With “DomesDay” Design
ASM International hosted its first “DomesDay” Geodesic Dome Design Competition at the 2014 Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) conference in Pittsburgh, PA this October. . . .
Published: November 5, 2014
MSE Establishes Strong Presence at EMA 2014 Conference
From January 22nd to the 24th, the fifth annual Electronic Materials and Applications (EMA) conference was held in Orlando, Florida. Jointly programmed by the Electronics Division and Basic Science Division of the American Ceramic Society, EMA focuses on electroceramic materials for electronic, magnetic, dielectric and optical components, devices, and systems. . . .
Published: February 12, 2014
Materials Research Society (MRS) 2013 Fall Meeting – Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Symposium
Ongoing efforts to regenerate human tissues and organs warrant novel biomaterial development. Recently, there has been significant interest in developing novel composites and their three-dimensional structures for functional tissue regeneration. . . .
Published: September 9, 2013
MSE Well Respresented at EMA 2013
Professor Bryan Huey co-organized this year’s Electronic Materials and Applications (EMA 2013) conference in Orlando, Florida, January 23-25. EMA 2013 is sponsored by the American Ceramic Society and is designed for scientists, engineers, students, researchers and manufacturers with an interest in materials for electronics, energy and sensor applications. . . .
Published: March 4, 2013
Undergraduates Attend Materials Science & Technology Conference 2012
Between October 8-10th, six UConn Materials Science and Engineering undergraduates attended the 2012 Materials Science & Technology Conference in Pittsburgh, PA. The technical themes of MS&T ’12 included biomaterials, ceramic and glass materials, electronic and magnetic materials, energy issues, fundamentals and characterization, iron and steel, materials-environment interactions, materials performance, and processing and product manufacturing. . . .
Published: October 22, 2012