February 26, 2015
Travis Thornell, a second-year Materials Engineering graduate student advised by Prof. Kendra Erk, was recently named First Runner-Up in the Student Poster Competition at the 38th Annual Meeting of The Adhesion Society (Feb 22-25, 2015 in Savannah, GA).
February 26, 2015
Purdue's innovative work with a southern Indiana company intent on enhancing oil recovery.
February 23, 2015
The Senior Design Team led by Rachel Stone, Juan Rivera, Roman Motyka, Ryan Thompson and Seung-Yun Song, placed second in the Black Division of the 2015 Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition and received $10,000.
February 9, 2015
Development of epitaxial AlxSc1?xN for artificially structured metal/semiconductor superlattice metamaterials
January 26, 2015
Tresa M. Pollock, the 2015 Acta Materialia Inc. Hollomon Materials & Society Award recipient, is the Alcoa Professor of Materials at the University of California Santa Barbara. She will deliver the presentation, "Design of New Co-base Alloy Single Crystals: The Impact of an MGI Approach." on Wednesday afternoon, March 18, at TMS2015 in Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida. Dr. Pollock will formally accept her award at the 2015 TMS-AIME Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, March 17.
January 23, 2015
Associate Professor Edwin Garcia is part of a group of researchers at Purdue University who are using numerical modeling to find ways to understand the complex science behind the formation of 'dendrites' that cause lithium-ion batteries to fail which will help to design better separators to create longer-lasting batteries.
January 11, 2015
Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering was named on Jan 6, 2015 to receive a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program Award from the National Science Foundation.