"For Shifflet, who majored in nuclear science and engineering, the assignment marks the first major separation from her twin sister, Monica Shifflet ’17, who studied materials science and engineering. Monica has been assigned to flight school in Pensacola, Florida.
MIT Ranked #1 by QS World Ranking for 2017-18
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
MIT has been ranked as the top university in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings. This marks the sixth straight year in which the Institute has been ranked in the No. 1 position.
Sadoway named AIST John Elliott Lecturer
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 1:45pm
Don Sadoway was honored with the John F. Elliott Lectureship Award by the Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) at AISTech2017.
2017 Faculty Promotions
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
Several DMSE faculty promotions will be taking effect starting July 1, 2017.
Congratulations to: Polina Anikeeva, Antoine Allanore, Niels Holten-Andersen, and Silvija Gradecak for their promotions this year!
J-WAFS awards $1.4 million in third round of seed grant funding
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Professor Antoine Allanore was awarded an Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab (J-WAFS) seed grant for his project "Affordable Potassium Fertilizer from K Feldspar for Africa."
The “Use it!” Lemelson-MIT Student Prize rewards students working on technology-based inventions that can improve consumer devices. The winners are:
National Academy of Sciences elects six MIT professors for 2017
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 10:30am
Professor Klavs Jensen is among six MIT Faculty members who have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in recognition of their "distinguised and continuing achievements in original research." The group was among 84 new members and 21 new foreign associates elected to the NAS.
Juejun Hu receives Coble Award
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 2:15pm
Professor Juejun Hu was the winner of the Coble Award 2017! This award honors the late Professor Coble, whose lifelong mission was to enhance the achievement and advancement of young ceramic scientists.
US News ranks DMSE #1 Graduate Program
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
US News and World Report has again ranked DMSE the best graduate materials program in the country!
We are so proud that the great work from our faculty and students is recognized.
DMSE Ranked #1 for 2016
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 10:00am
DMSE is honored and humbled to have been ranked #1 by QS World University Rankings for 2016.