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International Conference on Innovative Electrochemical Energy Materials and Technologies (EEMT 2015)

On November 8th, Prof. Gogotsi joined Prof. Ram Manthiram from UT Austin and Prof. Yu Cui from Stanford to give plenary lecturers at the International Conference on Innovative Electrochemical Energy Materials and Technologies (EEMT 2015) in Nanning, China.  Learn more here: http://www.fuelcellscn.com/EEMT/Index.html

RUSNANO PRIZE

Congratulations to Prof. Yury Gogotsi and Prof. Patrice Simon on winning the prestigious international RUSNANO Prize.  Read the full press release here.

Drexel-KAIST Partnership Featured in Triangle

The new Drexel-KAIST Co-Op partnership continues to receive additional praise on its unique and world-class educational opportunity.  Read more here.

Congratulations to the MESC Class of 2015!

Congratulations to the MESC-10 Graduating Class, featuring Kanit Hantanasirisakul (advisor: Y. Gogotsi, MSE), Guan Huang (advisor: M. Tang, CBE), and Mustafa Goktas (advisors: J. Baxter and A. Fafarman (CBE).  Each student completed an intensive six-month research project at Drexel as part of this prestigious two-year masters program, and defend their MS thesis in Amiens, France this week. Drexel University is part of a consortium of seven universities and two research centers worldwide that offers a joint masters program in Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion (MESC).  
 
To learn more about the MESC Erasmus Mundus Program, please click here.
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Recipe For ‘Sandwiching’ Atomic Layers

Read Drexel press release about our group’s “Recipe For ‘Sandwiching’ Atomic Layers Expands Possibilities For Making Materials That Store Energy” here.

DNI Featured in Materials Today

Our work on  “Graphene-containing flowable electrodes for capacitive energy storage” by M. Boota, K.B. Hatzell, M. Alhabeb, E.C. Kumbur, Y. Gogotsi has been featured in Materials Today.

Vote for the MRS Board of Directors

If you are a member of MRS, you can vote to support Prof. Yury Gogotsi as a candidate for the MRS Board of Directors. See his bio at: http://www.mrs.org/elections-2015-gogotsi/.

Prof. Yury Gogotsi Named Drexel’s “Top-Cited” Researcher

Prof. Yury Gogotsi has been named as Drexel University’s “Top-Cited” Researcher in Web of Science between 2011 – 2014 with 2,368 citations.  View the Drexel Quarterly article below:

 

 

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DNI Presents at Annual Business Development Committee

Prof. Gogotsi presents an invited talk on “Resilient Porous Carbon Structures” at the annual Business Development Committee meeting of Superior Graphite company in Chicago, IL.

Congratulations to Dr. Majid Beidaghi!

Congratulations to post-doc and Research Associate, Dr. Majid Beidaghi, who will be joining the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Auburn University as a tenure-track Assistant Professor starting August 16, 2015. Please join me in congratulating Majid and wish him success in his independent career!