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Alumni Profile

I was a PSE graduate student twenty years ago working on polymer surfaces and thin films in Tom McCarthy’s research group.  Over the year


Engineering Nanoscale Surface Features to Sustain Microparticle Rolling in Flow

Maria Santore and Post doc Surachate Kalasin, authors of a recent ACS Nano article and the focus of a May 2015 ACS Nano Pod Cast, Episode 94.  They describe their engineering approach to create the ultimate renewable surfaces that...

Thomas McCarthy ~ SPSJ International Award

Thomas McCarthy was honored with the SPSJ International Award from the Society of Polymer Science, Japan. He received this award on May 28th, 2015. 

Rubrene Crystal Field-effect Mobility Modulation via Conducting Channel Wrinkling

An article by M. A. Reyes-Martinez, A. J. Crosby, and  A. L. Briseno.

Marcos A. Reyes-Martinez from the Briseno and Crosby groups developed a device to apply local strains of different magnitudes along the conducting channel in...

Connor Evans receives Best Poster Award

Connor Evans of Lesser Group received the Best Poster Award at the Cabot Student Material Research Forum on May 20, 2015.  His poster title was "Polyamide Processing in Superheated Water."  Connor presented research in which polyamide 6...