Virtual Lab Tours

For more on faculty and their research areas, please click here.

Contact information and link to faculty's personal WebEx room can be found on the MSE directory.

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MSE Research Facilities

ARMS, Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering

ARMS 2093 | X-ray Diffraction (XRD) | PANalytical Empyrean with heating stage

ARMS B203 | Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) | Thermo Fisher Talos
F200X with high resolution TEM, scanning TEM, electron dispersive X-ray
spectroscopy, and in situ heating

ARMS B206 | Sample preparation | TEM sample preparation tools (slow speed
saw, polisher, dimpler and precision ion polisher)

CP3, Center for Particulate Products and Processes

CMSC, Composites Manufacturing and Simulation Center


MSEE, Materials and Electrical Engineering Building

MSEE 389 | Characterization Lab | Electrical and Optical Characterization

MSEE 391 | Furnace Lab | Bulk sample processing

MSEE 396 | Pulsed laser deposition (PLD)

MSE Faculty

Miko Cakmak, Reilly Professor of Materials and Mechanical Engineering |

Nik Chawla, Ransburg Professor of Materials Engineering|

Wanye Chen, Reilly Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics/Professor of Materials Engineering |

Chelsea Davis,  Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering |

Kendra Erk, Associate Professor of Materials Engineering |

Arun Mannodi, Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering |

Ernesto Marinero, Professor of Materials Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering |

Maria Okuniewski, Professor of Materials Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering |

Davin Piercey, Assistant Professor Materials Engineering and Mechanical Engineering |

Haiyan Wang, Basil S. Turner Professor of Engineering |

Xinghang Zhang, Professor of Materials Engineering |

MSE Graduate Students

Joseph Anderson, MSE Graduate Student | | Advising Faculty: Prof. Anter El-Azab

Jessica Lavorata, MSE Graduate Student | | Advising Faculty: Prof. Jan-Anders Mansson

For more on MSE's Graduate Programs, please contact:

Rosemary Son, GSenior Academic Program Administrator, Academic Advisor |

Yuan-Yu Karen Morgan, Academic Advisor - Graduate Program |

Cathy Noerenberg, Administrative Assistant |