Dr. Shirley Meng's Lab Group has developed a new chemistry that enables batteries to run in much cooler conditions that today's batteries. Today's batteries stop working at -20 degrees Celsius while Dr. Meng's group's was able to get their batteries working at -60 degrees Celsius.
Professor Shaochen Chen received the Milton C. Shaw Manufacturing Research Metal from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Congratulations to David on receiving the Hellman Fellowship early-career award on his research in the development of next-generation solar cells...read more
Professor Donald Sirbuly leads a team of Engineers at the University of California San Diego in developing Nanofiber Optic Force Transducers.
Congratulations to Professor Aaron Drews for being awarded the Academic Integrity Faculty Award!
Professor Liangfang Zhang has been selected as the U.S. nominee for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education for his revolutionary work in the field of nanomedicine.
Beijing University of Science and Technology has named the Joseph's Wearable Sensor Research Center as one of it's six new research centers....read more
Congratulations to NanoEngineering Professor Darren Lipomi for being awarded the Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity Award in Academic Affairs.
NanoEngineering Chair Dr. Joseph Wang and Dr. Liangfang Zhang lead a team of professors by introducing a novel approach for the neutralization of gastric acid.
Congratulations to NanoEngineering Professor Marc Meyers for being awarded the George E. Duvall Shock Compression Science Award. This prestigious award is being presented by APS Physics to promote serving a diverse and inclusive community of physicists worldwide.
Congratulations to Dr. Mukanth Vaidyanathan (OHSU, Knight Cancer Institute), who recently received his Ph.D in Chemical Engineering. His defense on "Novel Silica Lipid Nano Carriers for Diagnostics and Therapeutics" was presented on May 30, 2017. Dr.
Congratulations to Dr. Jinxing Li (Laboratory for Nanobioelectronics), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering. His defense on "Micro/Nanorobotics: From Locomotion to Biomedical Applications" was presented on May 22, 2017. Dr.
Congratulations to Dr. Yang Yu (Meyers Group), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering. His defense on "Structural and Mechanical Properties of A-Keratin Fibers" was presented on May 5, 2017. Dr. Yu has been with the Department of NanoEngineering since Fall 2013.
Joseph Wong, an undergraduate in NanoEngineering, rece
Congratulations to Dr. Elaine Alexandra Skowronski (Heller Lab), who recently received her Ph.D in NanoEngineering. Her defense on "Charge-Changing Substrates for Degradative Enzyme Activity Detection in Whole Blood" was presented on May 8, 2017. Dr.
Today the NanoEngineering Department celebrated two founding members farewell. Professor Michael Heller will be retiring at the end of the academic year and Professor Gaurav Arya is off to pursue new opportunities.
The Jacobs School held its annual Research Expo on Thursday, April, 20, 2017.
Congratulations to Dr. Tyler Dill (Tao Research Group), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering. His defense on "Plasmonic Colloidal Nanoantennas for Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectrocopy" was presented on January 18, 2017. Dr.
Congratulations to Dr. Viet Anh Nguyen Huu (Laboratory for Bioresponsive Materials), who recently received his Ph.D in Chemical Engineering. His defense on "Engineering Smart Drug Delivery Systems to Treat Inflammatory Disorders" was presented on January 6, 2017. Dr.
Congratulations to Dr. Joshua T. Villanueva (Nanophotonics, Sensors and Devices Laboratory), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering.