Spotlights: MSE

Hari Nair

MSE Welcomes Dr. Hari Nair

MSE would like to welcome Dr. Hari Nair to the department. He will be joining Materials Science as an Assistant Research Professor. Most recently, Hari held a research associate position at Cornell... Read more

Yirou Wang

MSE M.Eng. Spotlight: Yirou Wang

As the pandemic continues, MSE MEng students are doing their part to help combat it. Ms. Yirou Wang has been working with Halomine Inc., a Cornell University-based spin out company, on prolonging the... Read more

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What's the PhDeal?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to do well in a PhD program? If so, check out the podcast "What's the PhDeal?" hosted by MSE PhD Luis Estevez '13. Here is more info about the podcast: Welcome to... Read more

Nitika Thakral

MSE M.Eng. Spotlight: Nitika Thakral

Nitika Thakral is a current M.Eng. student working on her project titled "Switching Mechanisms in Bilayers Memristors for In-MemoryComputing" which is sponsored by Xallent LLC. Project Description... Read more

Laura Ma

MSE M.Eng. Spotlight: Laura Ma

Laura Ma is currently an M.Eng. student working on her project titled "Dielectric Thin Film Fabrication by Plasma Enhanced ChemicalVapor Deposition (PECVD) and Plasma Etching" being sponsored by... Read more

Xu Liu

Xu Liu

Xu Liu is currently a graduate researcher working in Prof. Robert Shepherd's group at Cornell University. Before joining Cornell, she graduated from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC... Read more

Claire Frank

Undergraduate Spotlight: Claire Frank

MSE Undergraduate, Claire Frank recently received the Frank and Rosa Rhodes Scholarship. Claire is originally from St. Charles, MO and is currently a junior at Cornell. Cornell University appealed to... Read more

Professor James Hwang

Welcome James Hwang ( 2020 )

James Hwang ’73 M.S. ’76 Ph.D. has joined the faculty of Cornell’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). After earning his doctorate from Cornell in 1976, Hwang worked in industry for... Read more

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Alicia Cintora

Alicia Cintora is a doctoral student in materials science and engineering from Chicago, Illinois. After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, she chose... Read more