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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 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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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…

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October 18, 2022

MS&E Graduate students receive PPG Fellowships

Materials Science and Engineering graduate students Sebastian Manzo and Lane Schultz are recent recipients of the College of Engineering’s PPG Graduate Fellowship. PPG founded in 1883 as Pittsburg Plate Galls,…

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October 14, 2022

Kawasaki promoted to associate professor

In recognition of his outstanding research, teaching and mentoring, University of Wisconsin-Madison materials science and engineering faculty member Jason Kawasaki been promoted to associate professor, a tenured position. Among his…

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October 12, 2022

Research by Szlufarska and Xi featured in Chemistry World

Chemistry World, a monthly chemistry news magazine published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, recently ran a story highlighting research conducted by Izabela Szlufarska, Harvey D. Spangler Professor of Engineering…

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October 11, 2022

Professor Kumar Sridharan presents keynote at International Materials, Applications, and Technologies (IMAT) Conference

Kumar Sridharan the Grainger Professor in engineering physics and materials scicene and engineering gave a keynote presentation entitled “Cold Spray Technology for Nuclear Energy Systems” at the American Society for…