VPD Group

Jeff Cain publishes paper in ACS Nano

The paper is titled "Growth Mechanism of Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Monolayers: The Role of Self-Seeding Fullerene Nuclei"

Fernando attends MRS conference and ASU Microscopy Workshop

The MRS conference gave him an opportunity to give a poster presentation on his work

Jann Grovogui Awarded Federal Funding through NSF GRFP Fellowship

This funding will help him research thermoelectric materials for waste heat energy capture and conversion

Welcome 2016 Mat Sci new graduate students!

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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