Clark School Home UMD
Keystone home page

News Story

2013 Dean's Doctoral and Master’s Student Research Award Winners

Bookmark and Share


2013 Dean's Doctoral and Master’s Student Research Award Winners

Winning research papers from MSE, ME and BioE


1st place Jane Cornett

“Thermoelectric Transport Phenomena in Semiconducting Nanostructures.”

Advisor: Professor Oded Rabin (Materials Science and Engineering)

 

2nd place Alek Nacev

“Magnetic Drug Targeting: Developing the Basics”

Advisor: Professor Ben Shapiro (BioEngineering)

 

3rd place Sagar Chowdhury

“Planning for Automated Optical Micromanipulation of Biological Cells”

Advisor: Professor S.K. Gupta (Mechanical Engineering)

 

 

2013 Dean's Master's Student Research Award Competition. The student, along with the title of their research and their advisor’s name, is listed below:

 

First Place: Nitinun Varongchayakul

Direct Observation of Amyloid Nucleation under Nanomechanical Stretching

Advisor: Professor Joonil Seog (MSE)

 

“Please join me in congratulating these students and their faculty advisors for their outstanding work,” Clark School dean Darryl Pines said in a statement. “Their research accomplishments are a testament to the level of scholarship produced by Clark School students and faculty members.”

 

The names of the first place winners will be added to the plaques in Martin Hall and in the Kim Building.

 

Pines also thanked members of the Clark School Board of Visitors and the department advisory boards who served as judges for the doctoral competition; and, for the Master’s competition, thanked members of the department advisory boards who served as judges, Associate Dean Peter Kofinas, and Ms. Christine Ford for coordinating this year’s competition.

 

April 30, 2013


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

UMD Engineers Answer Questions about Record-Breaking Harvey, Flooding

UMD Team in Top Six at 2nd Hyperloop Competition

UMD Teams Place 1st at AHS International's 34th Annual Student Design Competition

New UMD Hyperloop Pod Races Against Rivals this Weekend

Staff Spotlight: Alan Santos

Liangbing Hu Wins 2017 KINGFA Young Investigator Award

Double Scholarship Recipient Marches Full Steam Ahead into the Fire Protection Arena

UMD Recognized as Leader in Cyclocopter Development

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts