Welcome to Junior Preview 

Materials Science & Engineering and the Nuclear Engineering Program at the University of Florida

November 6, 2020

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Junior Preview Agenda

10 – 10:10 a.m.
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Department Welcome
Michele Manuel Ph.D., Department Chair
Andreas Enqvist Ph.D., Nuclear Engineering Program Director
10:10 – 11:30 a.m. Explore the videos and website
11:30 a.m. – Noon
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Nanoscale Research Facility Virtual Tour
12:15 – 1:00 p.m.
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Graduate Student Panel
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Free discussion/Drop-in with an Advisor/Lunch Break
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
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Meetings with Faculty
5:00 – 5:05 p.m. Departure (final opportunity for questions)

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Welcome from the Chair

Michele Manuel, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Materials Science and Engineering


Welcome from the Nuclear Engineering Program Director

Andreas Enqvist, Ph.D.

Director, Nuclear Engineering Program



Erika Moore, Ph.D.

Rhines Rising Star • Larry Hench Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering



Inside a Biomaterials Lab



Amanda Krause, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor



Inside a Ceramics Lab


Electronic Materials

Kevin Jones, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor and Frederick N. Rhines Professor of Materials Science and Engineering



Inside an Electronic Materials Lab



Tori Miller, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor



Inside a Metals Lab


Nuclear Engineering

Nathalie Wall, Ph.D.




Inside a Nuclear Engineering Lab