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New Faculty Join the MSE Department

Dr. Aitkaliyeva, Dr. Hartig, and Dr. Tonks

Materials Science and Engineering welcomed three new professors for the 2017-2018 academic year with research in computation, nuclear fuels and optical sensing

UF technology finalist for Cade Museum Prize

Dr. Juan Nino

Watch the video to learn more about Rain Neuromorphics, a company using AI technology developed at UF and started by MSE Professor Juan Nino and UF Alum Jack Kendall. 

UF Engineering Professor receives $1.4 million NSF grant

Image of Professor Jennifer Andrew with the title "Powering Up and Sizing Down: UF Engineering Professor receives $1.4 million NSF grant to miniaturize power adapters used for popular device."

Andrew, an associate professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and her team received a $1.4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to study scalable and high-performance magnetic materials that can be implemented into modern-day devices that would take up less space.  

UF Engineers develop lightweight metal for NASA

Image features a small satellite flying in front of the earth. On the left are added stars and lines that have a blue tint to them.

NASA is collaborating with the University of Florida’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering for its RadSat project. The lab lead by Department Chair Michele Manuel developed a lightweight magnesium alloy.

Leigh Winfrey New Editor of Fusion Science & Technology

Dr. Winfrey Named Editor of Fusion Science and Technology

Nuclear Engineering Professor new editor of Fusion Science and Technology journal The American Nuclear Society has appointed UF Nuclear Engineering Professor Leigh Winfrey editor of Fusion Science and Technology. Winfrey is an associate professor in the Nuclear Engineering Program within… Read More

Dr. Manuel named Fellow of ASM

Dr. Manuel

Michele Manuel will be honored for her contributions in thermodynamics-based alloy design. ASM International, a professional organization for materials scientists and engineers, has announced that its Board of Trustees has elected Michele Manuel to become a Fellow of its society,… Read More