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October 2018

October 22, 2018
The Department of Defense invited Professor Tom Nosker to the Pentagon for a high-level presentation and discussion of the potential for the Rutgers graphene/polymer composite technology in a range of military applications requiring lightweight materials with high strength and stiffness.   Dr.

September 2018

September 21, 2018
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Faculty of the Year Lisa C. Klein Distinguished Professor, Materials Science and Engineering Lisa C. Klein is a distinguished professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Since joining Rutgers University in 1977, she has been a vital member of the university community as a scholar, teacher, researcher, advocate, and mentor.
September 10, 2018
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September 10, 2018
Rutgers Engineering Society Distinguished Engineer Award Grant Lu, Ph.D. (MS’80, PhD’83 Ceramic Engineering) President Heraeus Quartz North America
September 4, 2018
Professor Goel has been awarded a $1,500,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Energy – Office of River Protection to study the factors affecting the design and development of glasses formulated for direct-feed vitrification of Hanford’s low activity waste and high-level waste.

July 2018

July 18, 2018
Rutgers study opens door to broader use of sunlight and advanced materials to combat climate change Star-shaped gold nanoparticles, coated with a semiconductor, can produce hydrogen from water over four times more efficiently than other methods – opening the door to improved storage of solar energy and other advances that could boost renewable energy use and combat climate change, according to Rutgers University–New Brunswick researchers.

May 2018

May 16, 2018
Professor Haber's research group won the Best-of-Conference Poster Award at the 2018 Mach Conference in Annapolis, MD during the first week of April. The Mach conference showcases the state of the art in multiscale research in materials, with an emphasis on advancing the fundamental science and engineering of materials and structures in extreme environments.  The poster was entitled “Studying Indentation Induced Amorphization in Boron Carbides of Varying Stoichiometry”, by Mark Schaefer, Vlad Domnich and Rich Haber.  Lead author and graduate student Mark Schaefer is shown accepting the awar
May 10, 2018
Michigan/Northwest Ohio Section presents annual glass award

April 2018

April 19, 2018
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The 24th Malcolm G. McLaren (MGM) Distinguished Lecture Symposium was held on Friday April 13th. Dr. Lynnette Madsen was honored as the Distinguished Lecturer and the featured highlight of the 2018 McLaren Lecture Symposium. More than 100 faculty, students, alumni, and friends attended . The MSE Senior Poster Competition was an excellent  opportunity to review departmental research.Click here to see more pictures !  

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