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New Nature Energy Article

Congratulations to our team of our current and former students and post-docs led by Dr. Maria Lukatskaya on publishing a very important article that opens new avenues for high-rate, high-energy storage not only for MXenes, but for pseudocapacitive materials in general:

M. R. Lukatskaya, S. Kota, Z. Lin, M.-Q. Zhao, N. Shpigel, M. D. Levi, J. Halim, P.-L. Taberna, M. W. Barsoum, P. Simon, Y. Gogotsi, Ultra-high-rate pseudocapacitive energy storage in two-dimensional transition metal carbides, Nature Energy, 2, 17105 (2017)
The Drexel press release can be found here: http://drexel.edu/now/archive/2017/July/MXene-electrode/

“Perspective” Article in Nature Energy

Prof. Yury Gogotsi and Prof. Ekaterina Pomerantseva from Drexel’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering explore the topic of layering 2D Materials for Improved Energy Storage in a recent invited “Perspective” article in Nature Energy. Read the full press release here.

Commencement 2017

Congratulations to all Drexel graduates, especially DNI graduates Katie Van Aken, PhD., Wendy Thurman, MS, and Jay Shah, MS. See below some photos from the ceremony.

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Drexel Ranks in Top 20 Percent of Country’s Best Universities for Tech Transfer

In a report recently released by the Milken Institute, an independent economic think tank, Drexel University was ranked 46th out of 225 universities across the country based on its “technology transfer,” or ability to translate its academic innovators’ research into actual technologies, products and research-driven startups. The A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials is a leader at Drexel in it’s production of technology transfer and tech commercialization to leading industrial partners.

 

Read the full story at: http://drexel.edu/now/archive/2017/June/Drexel-Tech-Transfer/#sthash.9CkICTH9.dpuf

2017 NanoArtography Competition

Sign up to participate in the 2017 NanoArtography Competition. More information can be found here.

NanoArtography 2017

 

 

International Research Showcase

Many of our students and researchers presented at this year’s Drexel University International Research Showcase.  Group members presented on our collaborative research conducted around the world, spanning South Korea, Saudi Arabia, France, China, South Africa, and the United Kingdom, to name a few.

Prof. Yury Gogotsi Receives $2.2 Million Endowed Chair

Yury Gogotsi, PhD, whose materials science research as founder and director of the A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute has opened up new possibilities for the applications of nanomaterials, was installed May 1 as the inaugural Charles T. and Ruth M. Bach Professor at Drexel University. The professorship was established with a permanent endowment of $2.2 million that will be used to fund Gogotsi’s current and future research initiatives – Read the full story here.

Congratulations to Prof. Yury Gogotsi!

 

Receiving Bach Professorship

MRS Meeting Scene

Read a brief interview with Prof. Yury Gogotsi, featured in the MRS Meeting Scene.  Click here to read the full interview.

1st place winner in Science as Art competition

Congratulations to Dr. Babak Anasori and undergraduate student Leah Clark on their 1st place in the MRS Science as Art competition.

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H-index Surpasses 100

Congratulations to Prof. Yury Gogotsi, who’s H-index has has surpassed 100 on Google Scholar