News & Events

Congratulations to our exceptional graduate students who are recipients of the 2021-22 ARCS Fellowship Awards!

John Holoubek, NanoEngineering
Colman Moore, NanoEngineering
Jiarong Zhou, NanoEngineering

Andrew Kleinschmidt, Chemical Engineering
David McBride, Chemical Engineering

ARCS Foundation fellowships reward excellence in research. Selection was based primarily on the exceptional promise to make a significant contribution to the advancement of science, and to the material and intellectual welfare of all people.  https://www.arcsfoundation.org/san_diego/

Nano News

A big round of applause to Dr. Daniel Wangpraseurt, an Assistant Project Scientist and Prof. Shaochen Chen, Chair of NanoEngineering.

‘Closing the loop for patients with Parkinson disease: where are we?’ is the latest Nature Neurology Perspective article. Congrats to the entire Parkinson sensing team, including the collaboration with Professor Irene Litvan!

Congratulations to Dr. Joe Wang for receiving the 2022 UCSD Academic Senate Distinguished Research Award! 

Professor Jian Luo has been elected into the World Academy of Ceramics in the Class “Science” in the ac

A huge congratulations to Dr.

Congrats to Professors Jian Luo and Ken Vecchio, and our NE affiliates for being awarded the 2022 Journal of the European Ceramics Society Best Paper Award. 

Congratulations to Professor Tod Pascal for winning a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a foundation-wide activity that offers the NSF's most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potentia

Dr. Nicole Steinmetz and Dr. Jon Pokorski's article highlights the opportunities of molecular farming for manufacture of biologics and integration of materials science for delivery of such biologics in particular with a focus on world-wide distribution and application.

Dept News

Every year, the Department of NanoEngineering recognizes and awards two Outstanding Senior Awards and one Department Award of Excellence. This year the department would like to recognize and award the following individuals for their outstanding achievements:

Congratulations to Tala Sidawi, who is the recipient of the department best poster award and the M. Lea Rudee Outstanding Poster Award!

Transfer Admitted Students
Department of NanoEngineering Virtual Information Sessions: Tuesday, May 10, 2022
All-Campus Virtual Events: Monday, May 9 - Thursday, May 12

These exceptional graduate students are recipients of the 2021-22 ARCS Fellowship Awards:

Congratulations to Dr. Darren H.S. Tan (Sustainable Materials and Energy Laboratory), who recently received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Juliane R. Sempionatto (Laboratory for Nanobioelectronics), who recently received her Ph.D. in NanoEngineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Qiaowan Chang (Sustainable Materials and Energy Laboratory), who recently received her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Irem Ustunol (Grassian Research Group), who recently received her Ph.D. in NanoEngineering.