Category: Awards

  • Drexel 2020 Service to the Profession Award

    We are proud to announce that alumna Elizabeth Hoffman is Drexel’s 2020 recipient of the Service to the Profession Award! She will be receiving it at Drexel on January 18th. Congratulations!

  • Cotswold Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

    Congratulations to Dr. Xuehang Wang on receiving the Cotswold Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship for her proposal titled, “Electrochemical energy storage in 2D materials.“

  • MRS SciVid 1st Place Winner

    Congratulations to Ph.D. students, Simge Uzun and Bilen Akuzum on winning 1st place in the MRS SciVid Competition. View the winning video here:

  • National Academy of Inventors (NAI)

    Congratulations to Professor Gleb Yushin (Georgia Tech), who was our team member from 2004 to 2007, who was recently elected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI): Congratulations to Gleb!

  • 2019 EES Lectureship

    Congratulations to our alumna, Prof. Maria Lukatskaya, on being named the winner of the 2019 EES Lectureship by Energy & Environmental Science (EES). The lectureship is a platform for early career researchers to showcase their research to the wider scientific community. The winner is selected by the EES Editorial Board from a shortlist of authors who…

  • Congratulations to Nanomaterials Alumni

    Congratulations to our alum, Prof. Majid Beidaghi, on receiving the NSF CAREER award. He will be working on understanding the fundamentals of Al ions intercalation into MXenes. We would also like to congratulate Prof. Michael Naguib on being named the Ken & Ruth Early Career Professor at Tulane (an early career endowment professorship at Tulane). Congratulations…

  • Clarivate 2019 Highly Cited Researchers

    The 2019  list of Highly Cited researchers has been published by Clarivate and 4 members of Drexel’s College of Engineering have been recognized  with this distinction.  Read the full College of Engineering Press Release here.  

  • DuPont GOLD Research Competition

    Congratulations to PhD Candidate, Christine Hatter, who won second place in the DuPont GOLD Research Competition after being selected from a field of 90+ applicants. Christine investigates transferring the mechanical and electrical properties of MXene to epoxy and thermoplastic composite systems. Congratulations to Christine!  

  • MRS Nelson ‘Buck’ Robinson Science and Technology Award for Renewable Energy

    PhD alumna Kelsey Hatzell, who is currently Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University, has won the MRS Nelson ‘Buck’ Robinson Science and Technology Award for Renewable Energy. The MRS Nelson “Buck” Robinson Award recognizes a young professional through five years following the highest degree attained for the development of novel sustainable solutions for the realization of…

  • 2019 top 10 Chinese Talents in Science and Technology in Europe Award

    Our alum Dr. John Zhang (currently working at EMPA, Zurich)  was a recipient of a 2019 top 10 Chinese Talents in Science and Technology in Europe Award. He received his award at the Forum for Chinese Professionals in Europe, held in Dublin, Ireland. Congratulations to John!