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Honors & Awards

Polymer Science and Engineering faculty are among the most distinguished scientists in the world. Senior and emeritus faculty hold numerous international awards and memberships in the most prestigious scientific societies. All of our recently hired junior faculty members hold CAREER awards from NSF and/or the Department of Defense. Take a look at some of the more recent awards. 


Tom Russell was recently honored by the Neutron Scattering Society of America with its highest honor, the Clifford G. Shull Prize in Neutron Science, for “his pivotal role in the application of neutron reflectivity and small-angle... Read More...

June 19, 2020

A team of UMass faculty members led by PSE Profs. Ribbe and Hoagland has been awarded an NSF-MRI grant for the purchase of a Variable-Pressure High Resolution Scanning Electron Microscope (VP-HRSEM) with capabilities currently... Read More...

September 4, 2019

Reika Katsumata has bee awarded an American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Doctoral New Investigator (DNI) Grant.

The project title is "Polymeric Bi-Layer Design to Leverage Wetting Transparency for Water/Oil... Read More...

August 16, 2019