Recent News

  • Student team works with NATO to define, track cognitive warfare attacks

  • Enzmann ('22) and Team Innerva secure another award in what has been a year of achievements.

  • Materials Science and Engineering PhD student, Sharon Park, was recently awarded the APL Graduate Research Fellowship. This fellowship will support her during her graduate studies at JHU, and offer the opportunity to collaborate with APL scientists to work on additively manufactured refractory alloy systems for military, space, and hypersonic applications. Park was selected for the…

  • In late spring 2021, graduate student Suhas Eswarappa Prameela was featured in Science Magazine’s Working Life section for his article about his experience as a young scholar on Twitter. He was inspired to write the piece after finding his own voice on the popular social media platform after unexpectedly going viral overnight himself for tweeting…

  • This May we were fortunate and grateful to host in-person events for our 2021 graduates. The small ceremonies took place May 26th and 27th for graduates and undergraduates, respectively. Speakers included Department Chair Howard Katz, faculty members Todd Hufnagel, and Orla Wilson. Graduating seniors were recognized with awards (listed below) and the ceremonies were streamed…

  • Gina Greenidge, candidate for PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, has been inducted in the 2021 class of the Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society. Named for the first African American in the United States to received a PhD, the society seeks to develop a network of pre-eminent scholars who exemplify academic and personal excellence,…

  •   An annual rite of passage, Design Day is an opportunity for engineering students to prove that they can translate theoretical knowledge learned in classrooms and laboratories into creative, practical solutions to real-world problems. As part of this year’s event on Tuesday, May 4, students from around WSE will present their work to sponsors and…

  •   The Department of Materials Science & Engineering (DMSE) is proud to announce three undergraduate students have been awarded with the 2021 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize. Michael Lan, Anson Zhou and Bruce Enzmann make up the Innerva team whose device, a cone-shaped conduit device made of an outer synthetic polymer cylinder and an inner hydrogel, could…

  • Bruce Enzmann (’22) has been awarded the Goldwater Scholarship, awarded to college sophomores and juniors who show exceptional promise of becoming the nation’s next generation of research leaders in the field of natural sciences, mathematics and engineering. Recognized for his work in Hai-Quan Mao’s laboratory group, Enzmann is a member of an undergraduate research team…

  • Three materials science and engineering students have been awarded Graduate Research Fellowships by the National Science Foundation. The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports exemplary graduate students in NSF-supported STEM disciplines who demonstrate excellence in their pursuit of research-based master’s and doctoral degrees. As NSF fellows, David Beaudry, Hao (Nick) Zhang and Siddharth…

  • It’s a good thing DMSE PhD candidate Adam Peters’ research focuses on materials for extreme conditions because, lately, his hard work in the lab has him on a hot streak. Most recently, Peters took first place in the student award competition at the 2020 National Space and Missile Materials Symposium for his oral presentation entitled…

  • Earlier this summer, DMSE Ph.D. candidate Suhas Eswarappa Prameela was awarded the 2020 Diversity Recognition Award for his efforts in fostering inclusion within the Whiting School of Engineering. The award highlights faculty, staff, and students who are working towards the advancement and celebration of diversity and promoting inclusion across all divisions of Johns Hopkins and…