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2017

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Supercapacitors: Asymmetric Supercapacitor Electrodes and Devices paper published as the cover page in Advanced Materials

Jun 22, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

ASM Central Florida Chapter - Introducing New Executive Board Officers

Jun 22, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Sohn for receiving the UCF RIA award

May 10, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Prof. H. Chen from Lehigh University presenting in MSE/AMPAC Distinguished Seminar Series

May 5, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

1st MRS award to any UCF student

Apr 20, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Materials Characterization Facility and Dr. Sohn's Laboratory hosts UCF Freshmen STEM Seminar for Tour and Demonstration

Apr 11, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Swaminathan Rajaraman featured in ISIMM Newsletter

Apr 3, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Laurene Tetard wins CECS Office of Diversity & Inclusion's Appreciation Award

Mar 23, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Glass & Optical Materials Division 2017 Award Speakers

Mar 7, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

WFTV News Story Video

Mar 1, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

UCF and NASA Study Using Martian Soil to Build Human Habitats

Feb 16, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Global Ag Company Licenses UCF Scientist's Tech to Fight Crop Disease

Jan 23, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

New, Old Science Combine to Make Faster Medical Test

Jan 19, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

Real Time Monitoring and Prediction of Reduced Visibility Events on Florida's Highways

Jan 4, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

High-Performance One-Body Core/Shell Nanowire Supercapacitor Enabled by Conformal Growth of Capacitive 2D WS2 Layers

Jan 3, 2017 -- Read more here.

 

2016

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Dissertation Completion Fellowship Winners

Dec 9, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Swetha Barkam Awarded 1st Place Sapphire Award, GEMS

Dec 7, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Cover article in Chemistry of Materials

Nov 29, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Kevin Grossman wins the Sustainable Nanotechnology Conf. best poster paper presentation

Nov 22, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

'Back to the Future' Inspires Solar Nanotech-Powered Clothing

Nov 15, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Swetha Barkam receives the AVS Graduate Research Award

Nov 14, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Establishes Chapter of National Academy of Inventors

Nov 10, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

MSE distinguished seminar by Dr. M. Singh (President of ACERS)

Nov 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF National Academy of Inventors Inaugural Gala

Nov 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

The graduation of MSE's first dual-PhD degree student, Dr. Antoine Lepicard

Nov 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Washington Internships for Students of Engineering

Oct 25, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

New Agricultural Research Center Debuts at UCF

Oct 10, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Prof. M. Asta, MSE, U California Berkeley, Standing room

Sep 26, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Nileshi Saraf and Ankur Gupta!

Sep 22, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations Swetha Barkam

Sep 14, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Das

Sep 9, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

MSE Student Orientation, Fall 2016, Welcome New Students!!

Aug 26, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Ankur Gupta

Aug 24, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Yongho Sohn has been selected as the Honorary Chairman and Plenary Speaker

Aug 10, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Reports Record $145.75 Million in Research Funding

Aug 2, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Agrow Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

Jul 15, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

ASM Board of Trustees - Student Member

May 20, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Cover article published by Seal research group for Journal of Materials Chemistry B

May 12, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Mayo Clinic Symposium

May 11, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

SGA Graduate Student Research Scholarship Winner

May 9, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Energy (R)evolution: An interview with James Fenton

May 9, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

NASA PhD Fellowship Winner

Apr 29, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

TIP Award

Apr 21, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

David T. & Jane M. Donaldson Memorial Scholarship and the American Vacuum Society 2016

Apr 19, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

In case you know any graduating material engineers looking for a job...

Apr 15, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Fang

Apr 13, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to our MSE faculty: Profs. An, Fang, Huo and Santra: inducted into the UCF Scroll & Quill Society!

Apr 12, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Barkam Awarded Travel Scholarship to Attend Summer School in France

Apr 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF's Brightest Honored at Founders' Day Celebration

Apr 7, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Students Win First Place at Graduate Research Forum

Apr 7, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Federal Grant Funds UCF Scientists Effort to Control Deadly Crop Disease

Mar 31, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Outstanding Female Leader

Mar 28, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Researchers test real time Zika virus detection

Mar 25, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

U.S. News Lists 20 of UCF's Graduate Programs Among Best in Nation

Mar 16, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Gerald R. Langston Endowed Scholarship Winner

Mar 15, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Frank Hubbard Engineering Scholarship Winners

Mar 10, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Faculty Awards Winners

Mar 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Swetha Barkam, MSE PhD student (affiliated with AMPAC and NSTC) wins Order of Pegasus, highest UCF honor

Feb 16, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Florida High Tech highlights Jiyu Fang work

Feb 15, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Order of the Pegasus: Swetha Barkam

Feb 8, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

UCF researcher gets grant to help stop citrus greening

Jan 27, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

Faculty Feature Interview with Sudipta Seal on His Start as a Researcher and the Road to Entrepreneurship

Jan 7, 2016 -- Read more here.

 

2015

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Oscar of Invention Awarded to UCF Technology

Dec 8, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congrats to Le Zhou and Yongho!

Dec 2, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Coloring Mosquitoes to Identify Infectious Diseases

Nov 18, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Steven Hellar has received the RAMP fellowship (Dr. Seal Advisor)

Oct 16, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

MSE Student in ACERS President council, MS&T 15

Oct 14, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Florida's citrus crops industry fights for funding

Oct 14, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Ankur Gupta wins Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Travel Grant

Sep 14, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

International Ceramics Prize 2016

Sep 10, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

MSE Fall 2015 Social, Faculty, students, staff all in play. Welcome to our new students and faculty.

Sep 2, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Graduate student awarded the Alumni Fellows scholarship

Aug 20, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Jiyu Fang!

Jun 22, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Prof. Sohn

Jun 12, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Swetha Barkam selected for ACerS President's Council of Student Advisors delegate

Jun 4, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Research and Innovation Recognized at International Conference

May 29, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Nanotech for Jet and Rocket Fuel Licensed to Spinoff Company

May 18, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Jiyu Fang's work on the front cover of Chemical Communication

May 15, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Swetha Barkam and Ankur Gupta

May 11, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Battling Citrus Greening

Apr 20, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

SURE student wins award

Apr 15, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Celebrating Graduate Research Excellence at UCF

Apr 9, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Study: $1 Test Developed at UCF Outperforms PSA Screening for Prostate Cancer

Apr 6, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Researcher May Have Found Key to Plague of Citrus Greening

Apr 3, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

ACerS Offers Scholarships for Summer Programs in Spain

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Santra Wins UCF Excellence in Research Award

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Jayan Thomas, et al. Featured On Energy & Environmental Science Cover

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Yi Ding Wins Austin L. Grogan Memorial Scholarship

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Researchers Mine Nanotechnology To Help Conquer Citrus Canker

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Charged Up: Thomas and Team Develop Innovative Supercapacitor

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Florida AVS Graduate and Undergraduate student winners

Mar 30, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations Jiyu Fang

Mar 25, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Yi Ding receives Austin L. Grogan Memorial Scholarship

Mar 17, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

NSTC, Chemistry faculty, secondary joint apt with MSE Dr. Santra wins

Feb 18, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

Scholarships to go to Spain

Feb 9, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

NSTC/CREOL Distinguished Seminar Series: "Soft Optoelectronics: From Brain Interfaces to Fly's Eye Cameras"- John Rogers

Jan 7, 2015 -- Read more here.

 

2014

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UCF Dean's Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Dec 1, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Swetha Barkam, silk spinner

Nov 10, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

MSE/AMPAC/NSTC SEMINAR: Advanced Materials and Diagnostics for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage

Nov 10, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

MSE fauculty Dr. Mohajeri and her team in the H technology news, wins R and D 100 award

Nov 3, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Reports Record $145.6M in Research Funding

Oct 13, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Wins 3 Schwartz Tech Awards

Oct 2, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

MSE dual PhD student (UCF/University of Bordeaux, FRANCE) Antoine Lepicard wins 2014 OSA Foundation Harvey Pollicove Memorial Scholarship.

Sep 23, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Flexible photonics in Nature Photonis: Congratulations to Prof. Richardson.

Sep 23, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations!! Prof. Kathleen Richardson to become President of the American Ceramic Society (ACerS)

Sep 23, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

SRC TECHCON 2014: Nanowires Research - Interview with Daniel Yates

Sep 17, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Material Advantage and MRS Clubs Hold Membership Drive

Sep 5, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

UCF Professor, VP Nominated for Schwartz Tech Awards

Sep 5, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Researcher to Discuss Fighting Cancer with Nanotechnology

Sep 5, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations Dr. Jiyu Fang, the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering

Aug 29, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Membership drive of Material Advantage and MRS: Members make it possible

Aug 27, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Quanfang Chen for ASME Fellow!

Jun 19, 2014 -- Read more here.

 

Nanotechnology Research at UCF Could Change How We Send and Store Electricity

Jun 5, 2014 -- ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) - A simple video shows what could become a huge change in how we send and store electricity through wires. The video illustrates research being done at the University of Central Florida's NanoScience Technology Center. Read more here.

 

UCF researcher Seal and team will be recognized nationally

Jun 3, 2014 -- Seal, director of both the Advanced Materials Processing and Analysis Center and the NanoScience Tech Center was recognized for his work in the area of nanotechnology. Read more here.

 

Professor Jayan Thomas develops a way to transmit and store electricity

Jun 2, 2014 -- Professor Jayan Thomas and his Ph.D. student Zenan Yu develop... Read more here.

 

DURIP Award Winners

May 30, 2014 -- NSTC, AMPAC, MSE faculty among the DURIP award winners Read more here.

 

Recipients of the Graduate Research Excellence Fellowship 2014-2015

May 23, 2014 -- Le Zhou and Shashank Saraf were selected as recipients of the Graduate Research Excellence Fellowship for the 2014-2015 academic year. Read more here.

 

UCF students win 2 out of 4 awards at the 225th Electrochemical Society Meeting

May 19, 2014 -- The 225th Electrochemical Society Meeting was just held in Orlando, Fl. UCF students participated in posters sessions and presented their work in various sections of ECS. Read more here.

 

ECS Energy technology Division Award

May 19, 2014 -- Prof. J. Fenton - FSEC Director and joint appointment with MSE receives ECS Energy technology Division Award Read more here.

 

Barkam Wins SGA Scholarship

May 1, 2014 -- Ph.D. candidate Swetha Barkam is a winner of the 2013-2014 SGA Campus Student Involvement Scholarship. Read more here.

 

Former UCF MSE student alumni, Ajay Kale, receives the Distinguished Alumni Award

Mar 17, 2014 -- Ajay Kale is a process technology development group leader at Intel Corporation, the world's leading semiconductor manufacturer, located in Portland, OR. He has worked for Intel for 10+ years and his area of specialty is lithography/patterning. Read more here.

 

Kammerer Wins Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching Award

Mar 13, 2014 -- Catherine Kammerer is a winner of UCF's Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching award for 2013-14. Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Rameech McCormack

Mar 12, 2014 -- Rameech McCormack is the recipient of the Whalen Family Trust Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year. Congratulations Rameech! Read more here.

 

Poster Awardees from the Florida AVS meeting

Mar 5, 2014 -- Congratulations to our MSE poster awardees from the Florida AVS meeting. Read more here.

 

2013

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Congratulations to Ashley Ewh

Mar 13, 2013 -- Congratulations to Ashley Ewh, alumni of the Materials Science and Engineering Master's program. She won the Outstanding Thesis Award for the entire University of Central Florida. She is currently working on her PhD at Northwestern University . She is a great alumni to have for our MSE program, and we are proud of her achievements. Read more here.

 

Congratulations to Cathy Kammerer

Mar 13, 2013 -- Congratulations to Cathy Kammerer, current student in the Materials Science and Engineering Doctoral program. She won the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award for the College of Engineering and Computer Science. We work hard to have really fantastic TA's for Materials courses, and this just proves it. Read more here.

 

2012

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Materials Science and Engineering Becomes Fifth Academic Department

Nov 13, 2012 -- The new CECS Department of Materials Science and Engineering puts a group of scientists at UCF who have contributed to advances in everything from medicine to space exploration in one "home." Read more here.

 

REU Summer program 2013

Nov 9, 2012 -- This REU program offers CUTTING EDGE nanotechnology-inspired research and education Read more here.

 



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