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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. . . .

Published: September 21, 2017

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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. . . .

Published: September 8, 2017

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Radenka Maric to “Accelerate UConn” with CEO of Health eSense

Radenka Maric, CT Clean Energy Fund Professor of Sustainable Energy and Executive Director of UConn’s IPB and Tech Park will represent the Materials Science and Engineering department in the Fall 2016 Accelerate UConn cohort. . . .

Published: October 31, 2016

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MSE Researchers’ Manuscript is Selected as Editor’s Choice for 2015

A research article “Surface Degradation of Ag/W Circuit Breaker Contacts During Standardized UL Testing” has been selected as an open access Editor’s Choice article for 2015 by the Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. . . .

Published: September 7, 2016

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UTAS Announces UConn Center for Advanced Materials

With the launch of a new materials and process-engineering lab, United Tech Corp. Aerospace Systems (UTAS) has also made the spectacular reveal of a materials engineering Center of Excellence opening for collaboration with the University of Connecticut. Governor Dannel P. Malloy was present at the official announcement on Thursday, February 25, as he toured the new $8 million facilities with Provost Dr. Mun Choi and several other executives and engineers. . . .

Published: May 5, 2016

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Chief Materials Engineer and Manager Angie Cheung Challenges Boundaries

Those at UConn may recognize Angie Cheung from her position on the Materials Science and Engineering Industrial Advisory Board, a group of nine highly reputable industry partners working to strengthen the visibility of UConn’s MSE Department across all levels. . . .

Published: April 11, 2016

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Angie Cheung Fuels Minds of the MSE Industrial Advisory Board

The Materials Science and Engineering Department gladly welcomes Angie Cheung as the newest member to the Industrial Advisory Board. She joins eight other industry partners in working to strengthen the visibility of the UConn Materials Science and Engineering Department at the university, state, and national level. . . .

Published: September 18, 2015

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George Rossetti and Adam Heitmann Receive Edward C. Henry Award

The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) has awarded the 2015 Edward C. Henry Award to George A. Rossetti, Jr. and Adam A. Heitmann for their paper, “Thermodynamics of ferroelectric solid solutions with morphotropic phase boundaries,” published as a Feature Article in Journal of the American Ceramic Society. . . .

Published: September 10, 2015

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MSE Undergrad Jordan Kovacs Receives Igor Sikorsky Scholarship

MSE sophomore Jordan Kovacs received the Igor Sikorsky Scholarship, providing her with the opportunity to work at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a world leader in the design, manufacture, and service of military and commercial helicopters and fixed-wing aircrafts. . . .

Published: July 27, 2015

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MSE Ph.D. Student Kan Fu and Team Participate in BASF 150th Anniversary North American Science Competition

When the BASF 150th Anniversary North American Competition challenge theme was announced early February, Kan Fu—a 4th year UConn MSE Ph.D. candidate—remembers feeling excited, enthusiastic, and a little bit daunted by the magnitude of the task. . . .

Published: June 15, 2015

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Senior Design Day 2015

MSE seniors presented their senior design projects on Friday, May 1st, 2015 at Gampel Pavilion. With a total of 21 projects and 41 students participating, the event showcased the department’s exeptional student talent. Congratulations to our graduating seniors and the MSE Senior Design Project final presentation winners! 1st Prize: $1.500 Zeiss MultiSEM Sample Mount by […] . . .

Published: May 27, 2015

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Undergraduate Spotlight: Brenden Mil-Homens

In this inspiring interview, undergraduate Brenden Mil-Homens shares his accomplishments as a MSE student and his hopes for the future. . . .

Published: March 13, 2015

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World-Class Materials Characterization

The University of Connecticut and scientific instrument maker FEI Co. have signed an agreement to develop a cutting-edge center for microscopy and materials science research. The center, which will be housed in the new Innovation Partnership Building at UConn’s Tech Park, will feature some of the most advanced commercially available electron microscopes. . . .

Published: November 3, 2014

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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

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Materials Research Society Chapter Tours Brookhaven National Laborator

Members of the UConn Materials Research Society (MRS) student chapter had the unique opportunity to tour Brookhaven National Laboratory in Long Island, New York. . . .

Published: October 24, 2014

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Materials Science & Engineering Senior Design Project

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Published: September 8, 2014

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MSE Welcomes Dr. Venkat Vedula to Industrial Advisory Board

The department is pleased to welcome Dr. Venkat Vedula as its newest MSE industrial advisory board member. Comprised of eight highly reputable industry partners, the board works to augment the visibility of the UConn Materials Science and Engineering department at the university, state, and national level. . . .

Published: August 15, 2014

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KX Technologies Taps into MSE Student Talent

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. . . .

Published: July 11, 2014

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MSE Students Exhibit Capstone Projects on Senior Design Day

MSE seniors had the chance to present their capstone senior design projects on Friday, May 2nd in IMS 20. . . .

Published: May 12, 2014

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MSE Industrial Advisory Board Meeting

The UConn MSE Industrial Advisory Board convened for a meeting on Monday, September 30th. . . .

Published: November 6, 2013

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UConn Material Advantage Tours Laser Joining Technologies

UConn members of Material Advantage had the unique opportunity to tour Laser Joining Technologies in conjunction with the ASM Hartford chapter. . . .

Published: October 28, 2013

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Professor Hebert Appointed Director of Additive Manufacturing Innovation Center

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rainer Hebert as Director of the recently established Pratt & Whitney Additive Manufacturing Innovation Center (AMIC) at UConn. The AMIC will serve as hub for discovery, design innovations, advanced materials and new processes for Pratt & Whitney and . . .

Published: September 10, 2013

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Katherine Saint joins the MSE Industrial Advisory Board

We are very pleased to announce that Katherine Saint will be joining the UConn MSE Industrial Advisory Board. . . .

Published: June 5, 2013

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