VPD Group

VPD group hosts 3 REU students

As part of the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program, 3 undergraduate students had the opportunity to work alongside VPD group members

Strong VPD Group Showing at 2016 Microscopy and Microanalysis Conference

Several members of the VPD group and NUANCE, including Professor Dravid himself, shared their research through several poster and oral presentations at this year’s Microscopy and Microanalysis conference in Colombus, Ohio

Vikas wins the Katten Muchin Rosenman Award

The award was given for his presentation at the 8th Annual Lurie Cancer Center Symposium

We believe in strong and seamless integration of: Teaching, Research and Societal Outreach. All of these are intimately connected and essential. In both, teaching and research, our emphasis is on the higher levels of learning: Creativity, Synthesis and Analysis, incorporating:

  • Multidisciplinary approach to materials education
  • "Big picture" approach to research undertaking
  • Synergy, collaboration and cooperation within groups, across the seas and beyond the traditional borders
  • Attaining excellence in education via integrating research and teaching