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A team of researchers has found a new path to large improvements in the efficiency of materials for solid-state heating and cooling and waste energy recapture. 

Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin urged graduates to think first of others and be the first generation that embraces technology for all the right reasons at the 210th Commencement.

Journal of Applied Physics welcomes Pawel Keblinski as the New Associate Editor.

Assistant Professor Ed Palermo was selected for a 3M Nontenured Faculty Award (3M NTFA) for his research project entitled “Bioresponsive Polymers as Anti-fouling Coatings”.

Prof. Linda Schadler has just been elected to the class of 2016 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fellows. This honor will be recognized at the 2016 MRS Spring Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.

An image captured by Michael Deagen, a graduate student advised by Profs. Chatainya Ullal and Linda Schadler earned first place in the 2015 Artistic Microscopy International Metallographic Contest

Pengyuan Zheng, a graduate student advised by Prof. Daniel Gall, had won the 2015 American Vacuum Society (AVS) Thin Film Division Premier Student Award.

Emily Aaldenberg, a graduate student,  was awarded a Graduate Scholarship from Corning, Inc., upon recommendation of her advisor, Prof. Minoru Tomozawa.

Cansu Ergene, a second year graduate student, has been awarded the Rensselaer Presidential Graduate Research Fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Congratulations to our students for receiving the Founders Award of Excellence, at the Honors Convocation on October 24, 2015.