Author: Copeland, Royce W

UF Bladesmithing Team took second place

The UF Bladesmithing Team took second place at the March 2015 TMS Meeting in Orlando, Florida. The first ever competition consisted of 19 student teams from throughout the world to produce a knife or sword blade using traditional blacksmithing techniques.… Read More

PhD Student Receives Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Austria

Alison Trachet, a Ph.D. candidate in the Materials Science and Engineering department and working under the supervision of Prof. Ghatu Subhash of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright Student Award to Austria.  The award letter reads… Read More

Welcome Prospective Grad Students

The faculty and staff of the Materials Science and Engineering department look forward to getting to know all of our prospective graduate students and introducing you to everything the University of Florida has to offer. Our Spring Visit this year… Read More

Gower’s Group Wins

1st prize in the Article Papers category Taili T. Thula, Felicia Svedlund, Douglas E. Rodriguez, Jacob Podschun, Laura Pendi and Laurie B. Gower: Mimicking the Nanostructure of Bone: Comparison of Polymeric Process-Directing Agents, Polymers, 2011, 3(1), 10-35 doi:10.3390/polym3010010 Available online:… Read More

Biomaterials Day 2015

FEATURING Keynote Speaker: Jeffrey Karp, Ph.D. – Associate Professor at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Principal Faculty at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and affiliate faculty at MIT

Remembering the life and work of Kevin Powers

  Professor Kevin W. Powers passed away on January 15, 2015. He was 63. Dr. Powers was the site director of the National Science Foundation’s Center for Particulate and Surfactant Systems (CPaSS) at UF, and the associate director for the… Read More