Month: October 2018

  • Graduate College Doctoral Fellowships Welcome Breakfast

    The Graduate College hosted a welcome breakfast for our 2018-2019 Graduate College Doctoral Fellowships, their faculty mentors, returning fellows and graduate leadership on Friday, October 5, 2018 in the Main Building. This included our new PhD student and GRFP Fellow, Mark Anayee. 

  • 2018 Drexel College of Engineering Dean’s Report

    The Drexel University College of Engineering Dean’s report has been released. Check out exciting news from around the College, specifically news on a new $5M nanomaterials laboratory space on page 4. View the full report here.

  • 2018 Robert L. Coble Award for Young Scholars

    Congratulations to our alum, Dr. Michael Naguib (currently, Asst. Prof. at Tulane) who received the 2018 Robert L. Coble Award for Young Scholars from the American Ceramic Society.

  • First place award at ACerS Ceramographic Competition

    Simge, Bilen, and Ariana receive first place award at the ACerS Ceramographic Competition for their “MXene City” colorization of single-layer Ti3C2 MXene flake SEM image: ACerS competition details: https://ceramics.org/awards/ceramographic-competition-and-roland-b-snow-award

  • Direct Writing of MXene Conductive Inks: Micro‐Supercapacitors on Paper

    The work of our MXene writers (Evan and the team) is nicely featured in Advanced Science News: https://www.advancedsciencenews.com/direct-writing-of-mxene-conductive-inks-micro%E2%80%90supercapacitors-on-paper/

  • Council Rock H.S. North Features Trip to Drexel

    CR North Honors Experimental Research in STEM students had the opportunity to visit the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute at Drexel University on Tuesday. Drexel University doctoral students and professors discussed their research and toured the students through the cutting edge labs. The students also enjoyed demos and did experiments to explore the properties of various…

  • Drexel’s Spray-On Antennas Could Be the Tech Connector of the Future

    The promise of wearables, functional fabrics, the Internet of Things, and their “next-generation” technological cohort seems tantalizingly within reach. But researchers in the field will tell you a prime reason for their delayed “arrival” is the problem of seamlessly integrating connection technology — namely, antennas — with shape-shifting and flexible “things.” But a breakthrough by…

  • Gogotsi Receives Chinese Government Friendship Award

    Congratulations to Prof. Yury Gogotsi, who received the Chinese Government Friendship Award. The award was presented by Vice-Premier He LIU yesterday. The program culminated in a reception in the Hall of the People given by Premier Li on the occasion of the 69th Anniversary of P.R. China. The group of awardees was featured on Chinese Central…