Berkeley MSE well represented at Presidential Award Ceremony


    Professor Junqiao Wu, Professor Lane W. Martin, and Dr. Jeremy Robinson (Naval Research Laboratories, Ph.D. 2007) were together in Washington D.C. April 14, 2014 to be honored as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) – the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government on science and […]

In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Gareth Thomas

Professor Emeritus of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering Gareth Thomas (1932-2014) passed away on the 6th of February, 2014 in Oegstgeest, the Netherlands, at the age of 81. Professor Thomas was born in Maesteg, Wales, UK.  He earned his PhD in metallurgy from Cambridge University, and joined the UC Berkeley faculty in 1960. […]

Professor Junqiao Wu Receives Presidential Early Career Award

Congratulations to Professor Junqiao Wu on his receipt of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.  This  award represents “the highest honor bestowed by the United States  Government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages  of their independent research careers.”  This is a truly outstanding  recognition of Professor Wu’s achievements.  More […]

Professor Kevin Healy Named AAAS Fellow

Kevin Healy, UC Berkeley professor of bioengineering, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, an honor bestowed upon the association’s members by their peers. Healy was cited for his distinguished contributions to the fields of bioengineering and biomaterials science, particularly for the understanding and development of bioinspired materials. […]