MSE C250 – Nanomaterials in Medicine

Course Number: MSE C250 Course Units: 3 INSTRUCTORS: Professor Phillip Messersmith CATALOG DESCRIPTION: The course is designed for graduate students interested in the emerging field of nanomedicine. The course will involve lectures, literature reviews and proposal writing. Students will be required to formulate a nanomedicine research project and write an NIH-style proposal during the course. The culmination of this […]

In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Victor F. Zackay

Professor Victor Zackay passed away on March 14, 2015, at the age of 94. Professor Zackay joined our department in 1962, and in his career he supervised over 100 graduate students.  He was an Associate Dean in the College of Engineering, and Associate Director for Research at LBNL.  He received a number of awards for […]

UC Berkeley Student Wins Best Poster Award at MRS

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Members of the Martin Group celebrate the best poster award, from left to right Josh Agar (Ph.D candidate, Shishir Pandya (Ph.D. candidate and award winner), Anoop Damodaran (Postdoctoral researcher), and Eric Breckenfeld (Ph.D. from Martin Group in May 2014) Graduate student Shishir Pandya (adviser Lane Martin) was recognized with a Best Poster Award at the […]

Kumai, Chris

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Lecturer 270 Hearst Memorial Mining Building Berkeley, CA 94720 ckumai@nullberkeley.edu Phone: 510-642-3827 Office Hours: Monday 1:00pm-2:00pm, Tuesday 5:00pm-6:00pm Education: 1985 B.S. Materials Science and Mineral Engineering, University of California, Berkeley 1992 M.S. Materials Science and Mineral Engineering, University of California, Berkeley 2000 Ph.D. Materials Science and Mineral Engineering, University of California, Berkeley   Professional Experience: […]