VPD Group

Vikas presents at 2017 ACS Spring Meeting

Vikas recently attended the ACS Spring meeting held in San Francisco and gave 1 oral and two poster presentations.

VPD Group Member Jann Grovogui accepted to attend Nanotechnology and Policy SOtL Program

As part of the Science Outside the Laboratory Program, Jann will have an all expense paid trip to Washington, DC to meet with lawmakers and other people of influence regarding nanotechnology policy and legislation.

Professor Dravid reviews energy research with Dr. Eric Toberer

Professor Dravid discusses thermoelectric materials and other energy policies with young Colorado School of Mines faculty, Eric Toberer.

Vikas' image selected to be displayed in ABRF Meeting

Vikas' image of a magnetic nanoflower was displayed as one of the cool and exciting images at the 2017 ABRF Annual Meeting in San Diego.

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