1st place in MRS Science as Art competition

Congratulations to Simge and Kemi for winning first place at the in the MRS Science as Art competition

2nd place at SciVid MRS competition

Congratulations to PhD students Simge and Bilen on winning 2nd place at the SciVid competition at the 2018 Fall MRS meeting for their wonderful video on smart textiles and the future of fashion. The full video is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFRJ7PkR20U

Congratulations also to Babak for organizing the competition successfully for the second year running.

MRS 2018 poster presenters

Attendees from the NMG at the 2018 Fall MRS meeting presented 6 posters, with 3 being nominated for best poster award, and gave 8 invited talks.

A Day in the Life of a Co-op

Riki McDaniel and Jeremy Pitock share their Co-Op experience at KIST/KAIST during the summer of 2018 as part of the ongoing Drexel-NNFC collaboration.

The full highlight at https://drexel.edu/engineering/news-events/news/archive/2018/November/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-co-op/

MXenes kidneys – future of wearable dialysis machines

Standing in for a Kidney, MXene Materials Could Give Dialysis Patients the Freedom to Move

Read the full paper detailing the urea removal process using MXenes here: https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acsnano.8b06494

Danielle Kopicko receives President’s Award

Danielle Kopicko receives 2018 President’s Award for Excellence for Professional Staff; the highest distinction given to a staff member at Drexel University.