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Hagness, Williams selected as National Academy of Inventors Fellows

The National Academy of Inventors has selected two University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering faculty members for its 2022 class of fellows: Susan Hagness, Philip Dunham Reed Professor and chair…

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January 31, 2023

Perepezko elected AAAS Fellow

John Perepezko, a professor of materials science and engineering, is one of six University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members elected to the 2022 class of fellows of the American Association for…

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January 6, 2023

Wang receives American Heart Association Award

Ruoxing Wang, a postdoctoral scholar working in the lab of Xudong Wang, a professor of materials science and engineering, is the recipient of a two-year American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship….

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December 16, 2022

Meng wins MRS best poster award

Jun Meng, a postdoctoral scholar working in the Computational Materials Group with Harvey D. Spangler Professors of Engineering Izabela Szlufarska and Dane Morgan is the winner of the best poster…

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December 14, 2022

Jacobs selected as a rising star in computational materials science

Ryan Jacobs, a staff scientist in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been selected as a rising star by the editors of the…

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November 18, 2022

Eom selected for prestigious Turnbull Lectureship from the Materials Research Society

Chang-Beom Eom, Raymond R. Holton Chair for Engineering and Theodore H. Geballe Professor in materials science and engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is the recipient of the 2022 David…

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November 2, 2022

Award-winning alumni return to campus for 75th Engineers’ Day

The University of Wisconsin-Madison will mark its 75th Engineers’ Day on November 4, 2022, by honoring 14 accomplished and inspiring alumni from a wide array of industries. The annual celebration…

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October 31, 2022

Marion Gilbert Wells: 2022 Distinguished Achievement Award recipient

Marion Gilbert Wells BSMetE ‘81Founder and managing partner, Human Asset Management We are honoring Marion as a metallurgical engineer, entrepreneur and passionate mentor who has driven positive change in manufacturers’…

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October 31, 2022

Jacob Brunsberg: 2022 Early Career Award recipient

Jacob Brunsberg BSMS&E ‘09President and CEO, Sigma Additive Solutions We are honoring Jacob as a materials engineer who is a leader in advancing metal additive manufacturing technology, standards and quality…

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October 24, 2022

Sridharan Named Grainger STAR Professor by UW- College of Engineering

Kumar Sridharan has been named Grainger STAR Professor by the University of Wisconsin, Madison, College of Engineering. Sridharan the engineering physics and materials science and engineering professors expertise focuses on nuclear…

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October 19, 2022

Recent PhD graduate named Most Promising Scientist

Nayomi Plaza, a 2017 PhD graduate of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Wisconsin—Madison, was recently selected for the 2022 Great Minds in STEM Award…