Research includes building robots that can traverse high radiation environments and pinpointing ideal materials for constructing nuclear reactors.
Under the direction of “Bala” Balachandar, UF’s Institute for Computational Engineering will contribute to the multidisciplinary university research initiative.
Dean Abernathy received the “Campus Leaders Who Care” award for improving safety standards in higher education.
Key selection factors included academic reputation, student satisfaction, total cost, and average early career salary.
by Abigail Eisenstadt, contributing writer Jason Weaver, a distinguished professor at the University of Florida’s chemical engineering department, has been appointed as a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society. AVS is known for their dedication to the advancement in fields of study ranging from chemistry to engineering, with their main focus concerning surface, interface, and processing technology. This AVS Fellow …
An aerospace graduate student from the University of Florida has been selected to participate in the 66th annual Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting. Sahadeo Ramjatan, who studies thermal sciences and fluid dynamics, will travel to Germany at the end of June for the event. Once a year, 30–40 Nobel Laureates convene in Lindau and meet with the top 400 scholars and …
Pramod Khargonekar will lead research efforts at the University of California, Irvine.
UF’s American Society of Civil Engineers was recognized for their outstanding contributions and activities – including a “Triple Crown” of wins.
Materials Science & Engineering professors Josephine Allen and Tony Webb have been awarded $3.3M to innovate solutions for improved vascular health.
An icon in the microelectronics industry, Wally received an honorary doctorate in technology last weekend. Rhines Hall, the Materials Science & Engineering building, is named after his father, founding chair of the department.