Professor Persson and Alumnus Alex Luce in Forbes

Professor Kristin Persson and Dr. Alex Luce (PhD from MSE, and currently Program Manager at CalCharge) are quoted in a recent article in Forbes magazine, entitled “With Super-Computing, The Process of Disruptive Innovation in Energy is Likely to Accelerate.”  The article documents how breakthroughs in high performance computing and materials science are helping to accelerate […]

MSE PhD student, Nathan Velez, is being honored as a Distinguished Fellow

Graduate Division and the Office of Equity & Inclusion have announced that MSE student, Nathan Velez will be amongst the students honored at the upcoming “Celebration of Distinguished Fellows.” This celebration is honoring Berkeley’s outstanding graduate students and their supporters.

Professor Jie Yao Receives the SPIE Early Career Achievement Award

Professor Jie Yao has been named the 2016 recipient of the Early Career Achievement Award from the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE).  Professor Yao has received this award in recognition “of his contributions to the investigation of light matter interaction at deep subwavelength scale and development of optical materials for nanophotonic applications.”  Professor […]

Mingxi Zheng is a finalist in the Berkeley Grand Slam Championship!

Congratulations to MSE student, Mingxi Zheng for advancing to the finals of Berkeley’s Grad Slam Championship! Mingxi’s video entry is one of the ten that have been selected by our first-round judges to enable you to move on to the next round! The campus-wide competition will take place on Monday, March 28, 2016, 3:00-5:30 p.m. at […]