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Two MSE Faculty Receive Solar America Initiative Funding

Two MSE Faculty Receive Solar America Initiative Funding

Two research projects investigating next generation photovoltaic technology that will accelerate the use of solar power have received funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's...

MSE Professors Spin New Ventures

Much of the research conducted in Materials Science and Engineering labs makes its way from bench to business venture, thanks to the current of entrepreneurship...

Joerg Lahann wins Nano Young Investigator Award from AIChE

Joerg Lahann wins Nano Young Investigator Award from AIChE

Assistant Professor Joerg Lahann will be the 2007 recipient of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum (NSEF) Young Investigator...

Wayne Jones to help ADVANCE efforts

Wayne Jones to help ADVANCE efforts

Wayne Jones, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been appointed associate director of the U-M ADVANCE Project and...

Jinsang Kim received 2007 NSF CAREER Award

Jinsang Kim received 2007 NSF CAREER Award

The title of his career proposal is "Self-signaling and Signal Amplifying Conjugated Polymer Biosensors and Sensor Arrays" The awarded was granted by NSF DMR Biomaterials...

Nature Materials reports: Two Steps to Densify …

Nature Materials reports: Two Steps to Densify …

… and a 15-year old mystery solved. Using simulations UM researcher Kieffer and his postdoctoral research associates Huang and Durandurdu have uncovered a ubiquitous mechanism...

Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowships in Materials Science and Engineering

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan has been awarded several fellowships by the U.S. Department of Education for Graduate...

New Course for Winter 2007 - MSE 493: Energy, Light, Visualization

New Course for Winter 2007 - MSE 493: Energy, Light, Visualization

WHAT: Lead by Max Shtein (Material Science and Engineering) and Matthew Shlian (Art and Design), this upper-division class aims to unite artists, engineers, architects and...

Materials for the Six Million Dollar Man

Materials for the Six Million Dollar Man

In the future, it is possible to envision engineered devices that are seamlessly integrated into living systems. There are many examples of this from science...

Jinsang Kim receives 2006 Jon R. and Beverly S. Holt Award

Jinsang Kim receives 2006 Jon R. and Beverly S. Holt Award

Assistant Professor Jinsang Kim is the 2006 Jon R. and Beverly S. Holt Awards for Excellence in Teaching, College of Engineering, University of Michigan .

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Green, Pollock 2006 Society Presidents

Green, Pollock 2006 Society Presidents

Two faculty members are presidents of majors MSE societies this year. Professor and Department Chairman Peter Green is President of MRS, and Professor Tresa Pollock...

Tresa Pollock Receives Lee Hsun Award

Tresa Pollock Receives Lee Hsun Award

Tresa Pollock awarded the Lee Hsun Award from the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute for Metals Research (IMR). The Award is presented to individuals who...

AFOSR-MURI Program on Hyperspectral and Extreme Light Diagnostics for Defense-Critical Advanced Materials and Processes

A five year Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) has been awarded to a team of University of Michigan Investigators from Materials Science and Engineering (MSE),...

Jonathan Madison Receives MLK Spirit Award

MSE Graduate, Jonathan Madison, has received a 2005 MLK Spirit Award. Jonathan was one of 9 students across the College of Engineering who were recognized...

David Martin elected as AIMBE Fellow

David Martin was recently elected as a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). He received this award for "For seminal...