Five engineering doctoral students who aspire to careers in an academic setting have been selected to receive Koerner Family Fellowships, which confer $10,000 to each. read more
Congratulations to Yang Zhong (PhD candidate and MRS member) who was awarded a fellowship to participate in the 2011 Center for Space Nuclear Research (CSNR) Summer Fellowship Program. The CSNR program is an intensive 10-week program for graduate and undergraduate students in a variety of scientific and engineering disciplines. read more
Congratulations to Adam Cywar (MRS member and PhD student in EE), recipient of a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship award. read more
Congratulations to Claire Weiss, Bilge Senturk and Chitra Subramanian, each recipients of the Best Poster Paper Award at the 2011 Connecticut Symposium on Microelectronics and Optoelectronics (CMOC) held at Yale University.
Claire Weiss (CMBE, Ph.D. student) – “Influence of the precursor solution mobility on the dielectric response of chemical solution deposited strontium titanate thin films on Si” with MW Cole of the US Army Research Lab and Pamir Alpay
Bilge Senturk (CMBE, Ph.D. student)- “Base metal alloys with self-healing native oxides for electrical contact materials” with JV Mantese of UTRC; Yong Liu, Pamir Alpay and Mark Aindow
Chitra Subramanian (Polymer, Ph.D. student) – “Nanofiber based composite structures for PEM fuel cells” with Robert Weiss and Montgomery Shaw.