Dr. Kalina Hristova, Marlin U. Zimmerman Jr. Faculty Scholar and Professor, shares how she became interested in materials science and some advice for engineers engaged in materials research.
Arman Mohsen Nia, a senior Materials Science and engineering student and vice president of the Johns Hopkins chapter of the Engineering Honor Society (Tau Beta Pi), has been awarded with a Tau Beta Pi fellowship.
Look closely enough and you’ll find crystals in a number of technologies and devices, including batteries, medical implants, and semiconductors. Understanding the properties of crystalline materials is vital to continued advancement, but often the amount of time and money needed to analyze these properties can have a negative impact on new developments.
Johns Hopkins’ Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design, housed in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Jhpiego, a global health nonprofit and university affiliate, convened the weekend Emergency Zika Design Challenge with a single, strategic focus: to come up with innovative ideas “to prevent disease through protection from mosquito bites.”
Inside Higher Ed recently covered a report issued by the American Physical Society’s (APS) committee on LGBT Climate in Physics. Michael Falk, professor of materials science and engineering, serves as chair of the committee.
Johns Hopkins engineers have utilized a new method to probe the stoichiometry and stability of protein complexes in biological membranes.
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering has moved into the Top 20 Graduate Engineering programs in the latest US News & World Report Rankings.
The group has been charged with ensuring that the university’s programs, policies, and practices with regards to student psychological well-being meet the needs of JHU’s students.