Nature Journals’ Materials for Energy Conference

Posted on June 10, 2016

Prof. Gogotsi will travel to China today to give a talk at the Nature Journals’ Materials for Energy conference in Wuhan and to visit DNI alumni, Prof. Alex Yu at Jilin University, where he will present two seminars.

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ECS Members Recognized for Scientific Contributions

Posted on May 16, 2016

ECS recognizes our faculty, their research, and recent awards in a recent posting available here.

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Apply to Drexel’s 2016 IExE NSF REU Summer Program

Posted on May 10, 2016

Drexel’s IExE NSF: REU program is from June 20-August 12, 2016 with applicant requirements of at least 18 years old and a US citizen or permanent resident, and a current STEM undergraduate student.  The applications will be reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis until May 30, 2016.  View the full application requirements here:

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Adding Some Salt to the Recipe For Energy Storage Materials

Posted on April 22, 2016

Read the new Drexel press release, which is now posted on the university newsroom site: This work resulted from Prof. Gogotsi’s visiting professorship at HUST and 3-month visits of two HUST students to Drexel.

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Drexel Joins High-Tech Fabric Research Collaboration

Posted on April 5, 2016

The U.S. Department of Defense has tapped Drexel University as a key leader in the creation of a $75 million national research institute that will support American textile manufacturers in bringing sophisticated new materials and textiles to the marketplace. The institute, called Advanced Functional Fabrics of America, will be a national manufacturing resource center for industry and government to draw on academic expertise in new fibers and textiles. The result will be fabrics engineered to see, hear, sense and communicate;…

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MRS 2016 Spring Meeting

Posted on March 25, 2016

Our team including Prof. Yury Gogotsi, Babak Anasori, Mengqiang Zhao, Katie Van Aken, Amanda Pentecost, Evelyn Ren, and Sankalp Kota will attend the MRS 2016 Spring Meeting in Phoenix next week. All together, we have a dozen of posterand oral presentations, including a couple of invited talks. Dr. Babak Anasori will be receiving the MRS Postdoctoral Award.This annual award recognizes postdoctoral scholars who are showing exceptional promise and excellence in scientificresearch, leadership, advocacy, outreach, or teaching, during their postdoc assignment. Babak was chosen…

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Collaboration with FIRST EFRC

Posted on March 17, 2016

Our work in collaboration with the FIRST EFRC team has been featured in the following press release: The original paper referenced in the release is: Come, Y. Xie, M. Naguib, S. Jesse, S. V. Kalinin, Y. Gogotsi, P. R. C. Kent, N. Balke, Nanoscale elastic changes in two-dimensional Ti3C2Tx (MXene) pseudocapacitive electrodes, Advanced Energy Materials, 1502290 (2016)

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Drexel University – President Report

Posted on March 9, 2016

Drexel University has released the President’s report for 2015. Prof. Yury Gogotsi and the new KAIST-NNFC Partnership in the report.  View the full report here.

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Welcome to our KAIST and NNFC Visitors

Posted on February 26, 2016

Professors from the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and the National Nanofabrication Center (NNFC) visited the College of Engineering on February 24-26, the next step in solidifying the new research collaboration between the two institutions. The relationship was officially launched in November, 2015 when President Fry and a delegation of Drexel leaders and faculty travelled to Korea to celebrate the unique international partnership and officially open the FIRST Nano2 Co-op Center.  The A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute looks…

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Supercapacitor On-a-Chip Now One Step Closer

Posted on February 11, 2016

Read about the latest research collaboration between Prof. Gogotsi and Prof. Simon featured in Science regarding a new approach for creating chip-scale supercapacitors on silicon wafers.  The full press release is available here.

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